Terms of Use

Terms Of Use

 Central2000.com (the “Central 2000 Website“) is an online information service provided by Central 2000, Inc. (“Central 2000”), subject to compliance with the terms and conditions (“Agreement”) set forth below by any person who has access to the Central 2000 Website (“User”). PLEASE READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE, USER AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH BELOW. IF USER DO NOT WISH TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, USER MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE THE CENTRAL 2000 WEBSITE. CENTRAL 2000 MAY MODIFY THIS AGREEMENT AT ANY TIME, AND SUCH MODIFICATIONS SHALL BE EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY UPON POSTING OF THE MODIFIED AGREEMENT ON THE CENTRAL 2000 WEBSITE. USER AGREE TO REVIEW THE AGREEMENT PERIODICALLY TO BE AWARE OF SUCH MODIFICATIONS AND USER’S CONTINUED ACCESS OR USE OF THE SITE SHALL BE DEEMED USER’S CONCLUSIVE ACCEPTANCE OF THE MODIFIED AGREEMENT.

1. Copyright, Licenses and Idea Submissions. 

COPYRIGHTS.

The entire contents of the Central 2000 Website are protected by international copyright and trademark laws. The owner of the copyrights and trademarks are Central 2000, its affiliates, or other third party licensors. USER MAY NOT MODIFY, COPY, REPRODUCE, REPUBLISH, UPLOAD, POST, TRANSMIT, OR DISTRIBUTE, IN ANY MANNER, THE MATERIAL ON THE SITE, INCLUDING TEXT, GRAPHICS, CODE AND/OR SOFTWARE. User may print and download portions of material from the different areas of the Site solely for User’s own non-commercial use provided that User agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices from the materials. User agrees to grant to Central 2000 and the Central 2000 Website a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual license, with the right to sub-license, to reproduce, distribute, transmit, create derivative works of, publicly display and publicly perform any materials and other information (including, without limitation, ideas contained therein for new or improved products and services) User submits to any public areas of the Central 2000 Website (such as bulletin boards, forums and newsgroups) or by e-mail to the Central 2000 Website by all means and in any media now known or hereafter developed. User also grants to Central 2000 and the Central 2000 Website the right to use User’s name in connection with the submitted materials and other information as well as in connection with all advertising, marketing and promotional material related thereto. User agrees that User shall have no recourse against Central 2000 for any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary right in User’s communications to the Central 2000 Website.

We may terminate the privileges of any User who uses the Central 2000 Website unlawfully to transmit copyrighted material without a license, express consent, valid defense, or fair use exemption to do so. If User submits information to the Central 2000 Website, User warrants and accepts responsibility to the fullest extent of the law, that the information does not infringe upon the copyrights or other rights of third parties.

TRADEMARKS.

“Central 2000” or any other names of the Central 2000 Website or its publications, products, content or services referenced herein or on the Central 2000 Website are the exclusive trademarks or service marks of Central 2000. Other product and company names mentioned in the Central 2000 Website may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

The absence of a trademark, trade name, or service mark from the above list does not constitute a waiver of our intellectual property rights concerning that trademark, trade name, service mark or other trade secrets. All other trade names, trademarks, or service marks are property of their respective owners. The use of any of our trade names, trademarks, or service marks without our express written consent is strictly prohibited.

2. Use of the Central 2000 Website.

User understands that, except for information, products or services clearly identified as being supplied by Central 2000, Central 2000 does not operate, control or endorse any information, products or services on the Internet in any way. Except for information, products, or services endorsed by Central 2000 on the Central 2000 Website, all other information, products and services offered through the Central 2000 Website or on the Internet, generally, are offered by third parties that are not affiliated with Central 2000 or the Central 2000 Website. User also understand that Central 2000 cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the Central 2000 Website will be free from infection of viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. User is responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy User’s particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to the Central 2000 Website for the reconstruction of any lost data.

USER ASSUMES TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR USER’S USE OF THE SITE AND THE INTERNET. CENTRAL 2000 PROVIDES THE CENTRAL 2000 WEBSITE AND RELATED INFORMATION “AS IS” AND DOES NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR NONINFRINGEMENT, OR THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) WITH REGARD TO THE SERVICE, ANY MERCHANDISE INFORMATION OR SERVICE PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR ON THE INTERNET GENERALLY, AND CENTRAL 2000 SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY COST OR DAMAGE ARISING EITHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM ANY SUCH TRANSACTION. IT IS SOLELY USER’S RESPONSIBILITY TO EVALUATE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND USEFULNESS OF ALL OPINIONS, ADVICE, SERVICES, MERCHANDISE AND OTHER INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR ON THE INTERNET GENERALLY. CENTRAL 2000 DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE CENTRAL 2000 WEBSITE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SERVICE WILL BE CORRECTED.

USER UNDERSTAND FURTHER THAT THE PURE NATURE OF THE INTERNET CONTAINS UNEDITED MATERIALS SOME OF WHICH ARE SEXUALLY EXPLICIT OR MAY BE OFFENSIVE TO USER. USER’S ACCESS TO SUCH MATERIALS IS AT USER’S RISK. CENTRAL 2000 HAS NO CONTROL OVER AND ACCEPTS NO RESPONSIBILITY WHATSOEVER FOR SUCH MATERIALS.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

IN NO EVENT WILL CENTRAL 2000 BE LIABLE FOR (I) ANY INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INDIRECT DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR INFORMATION, AND THE LIKE) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE CENTRAL 2000 WEBSITE, OR ANY INFORMATION, OR TRANSACTIONS PROVIDED ON THE CENTRAL 2000 WEBSITE, OR DOWNLOADED FROM THE CENTRAL 2000 WEBSITE, OR ANY DELAY OF SUCH INFORMATION OR SERVICE. EVEN IF CENTRAL 2000 OR ITS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR (II) ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE CENTRAL 2000 WEBSITE AND/OR MATERIALS OR INFORMATION DOWNLOADED THROUGH THE CENTRAL 2000 WEBSITE. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO USER. IN SUCH STATES, CENTRAL 2000‘S LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Central 2000 makes no representations whatsoever about any other web site which User may access through the Central 2000 Website or which may link to the Central 2000 Website. When User accesses a web site that is unaffiliated with the Central 2000 Website, please understand that it is independent from the Central 2000 Website, and that Central 2000 has no control over the content on that web site. In addition, a link to the Central 2000 Website does not mean that Central 2000 endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or the use, of such web site.

Any legal or natural person who intends to provide a hypertext link or technical link device (such as, text links or buttons) from its web site to the Central 2000 Website (the “Hyperlink”) must obtain previous written authorization from Central 2000.

The insertion of the Hyperlink shall in no event imply the existence of any relationship between Central 2000 and the owner of the site or the web page where the Hyperlink is inserted, or the acceptance or approval by Central 2000 of its contents or services.

In any event, Central 2000 reserves the right to prohibit or cancel any hyperlink to the Central 2000 Website at any time, especially, in circumstances where the activity or contents of the web site where the hyperlink has been inserted are unlawful.

3. Indemnification. 

User agrees to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Central 2000, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third party information providers to the Central 2000 Website from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of this Agreement (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by User or any other person accessing the Central 2000 Website.

4. Third Party Rights.

The provisions of paragraphs 2 (Use of the Central 2000 Website), and 3 (Indemnification) are for the benefit of Central 2000, the Central 2000 Website, and its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers, and any third party information providers to the Central 2000 Website. Each of these individuals or entities shall have the right to assert and enforce those provisions directly against User on its own behalf.

5. Termination. 

This Agreement may be terminated by Central 2000 without notice at any time for any reason. The provisions of paragraphs 1 (Copyright, Licenses and Idea Submissions), 2 (Use of the Central 2000 Website), 3 (Indemnification), 4 (Third Party Rights) and 6 (Miscellaneous) shall survive any termination of this Agreement.

6. Miscellaneous. 

This Agreement shall all be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Rhode Island and be applicable to agreements made and to be performed in the State of Rhode Island. User agrees that any legal action or proceeding between Central 2000 and User for any purpose concerning this Agreement or the parties’ obligations hereunder shall be brought exclusively in the state Rhode Island. Any cause of action or claim that User may have with respect to the Service must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action is barred. Central 2000’s failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any provision of this Agreement. Central 2000 may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to User.

In the event any provision of these Terms and Conditions is held invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall remain in full force and effect. Any provision of these Terms and Conditions held invalid or unenforceable only in part or degree will remain in full force and effect to the extent not held invalid or unenforceable. Both User and Central 2000 further agree to replace such invalid or unenforceable provision of this Agreement with a valid and enforceable provision that will achieve, to the extent possible, the economic, business and other purposes of such invalid or unenforceable provision.

If User or any copyright owner wishes to notify Central 2000 of any alleged copyright infringement, please be sure to provide the following information in the form required by 17 USC Section 512:

  • A description of the copyrighted work that User allege is being infringed, or, if there are multiple copyrighted works covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works;
  • A description of the allegedly infringing material and information sufficient to permit us to locate the material;
  • Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact User or the copyright owner, such as an address, telephone number, and/or an electronic mail address;
  • A statement by User or the copyright owner that User or the copyright owner has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, or its agent, or the law; and
  • A statement by User or the copyright owner that the information in the notification is accurate and that User or the copyright owner has the authority to enforce the copyrights that are claimed to be infringed.

Please send all inquiries in regard to any alleged copyright infringement to info@central2000.com.

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.