Terms of Services


PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEB SITE. THESE TERMS OF USE (THE "TERMS OF USE") GOVERN YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE PITCHCRUNCH WEB SITE. THE PITCHCRUNCH WEB SITE IS AVAILABLE FOR YOUR USE ONLY ON THE CONDITION THAT YOU AGREE TO THE TERMS OF USE SET FORTH BELOW. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THE TERMS OF USE, DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THE PITCHCRUNCH WEB SITE. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE PITCHCRUNCH WEB SITE, YOU AND/OR THE ENTITY YOU ARE AUTHORIZED TO REPRESENT ("YOU" OR "YOUR" OR "USER") SIGNIFY YOUR AGREEMENT TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS OF USE.

The web site available at www.PitchCrunch.com, and all linked pages (collectively, the "Site"), are owned and operated by PitchCrunch.com (the "Company"), and are accessed by You under the following terms of use (the "Agreement").

Modification of the Terms of Use

The Company reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify this Agreement at any time by posting a notice on the Site or by sending You notice via email or other form of written notice. You shall be responsible for reviewing and becoming familiar with any such modification.

Your use of the Services following the posting of any such modifications will constitute Your acceptance of the terms and conditions of the revised Agreement.

The Services

Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, the Company may provide certain services as described more fully on the Site (the "Services")

Services may include, but not be limited to, a collection of online resources, including advertisement, blog, messaging, and an online platform that links entrepreneurs and investors and provides entrepreneurs the capability to create and submit business plans (the "Business Plans") to Venture Capitalists and Angel investors (the "Investors"), and provides investors the capability to receive and examine the said business plans, as well as other Services that the Company may provide.

Not for Investment or Financial Advice

The information contained in the Site is general in nature and is intended for informational purposes only.

Business plans (the "Business Plans"), messages, posts and any other features provided on the Site are provided for informational purposes only and are not to be construed as investment advice. The views and opinions expressed in the site are the author’s own and not necessarily those of the Site and there is no implied endorsement by the Site of anyone.

Returns

All sales are final. You agree that the Company will not refund any purchased products or services for any reason. Since the Company is offering irrevocable goods and services, which are delivered instantly once payment is received, it is impossible for you to return a product or service for a refund.

The Site and its contents may only be used in accordance with the terms of this Agreement.

You understand that all postings, messages, text, files, images, graphics, scripts, video, sounds, interactive features and the like, also known as ("Content") posted on, displayed, performed, transmitted through, or linked from the Service, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. More specifically, You understand that PitchCrunch.com (the "Company") does not conduct any screening of any entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist and / or Angel investor (the "Investors"), and You are entirely responsible for each individual item ("Item") of Content that you post, transmit, email or otherwise make available via the Service. You understand that PitchCrunch does not control, and is not responsible for Content made available through the Service, and that by using the Service; you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent, inaccurate, misleading, or otherwise objectionable. Furthermore, the PitchCrunch site and Content available through the Service may contain links to other websites, which are completely independent of PitchCrunch. PitchCrunch makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or authenticity of the information contained in any such site. Your linking to any other websites is at your own risk.

You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with the use of Site, the use of any Content, that you may not rely on said Content, and that under no circumstances will PitchCrunch.com (the "Company"), be liable in any way for any Content, for any loss, theft, or damage of any kind including, but not limited to, intellectual property incurred as a result of the use of Site (the "Services"), any Content posted, transmitted, emailed or otherwise made available via the Service.

You acknowledge that PitchCrunch shall have the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to refuse, delete or move any Content that is available via the Service, for violating the letter or spirit of the Terms of Use (the "TERMS OF USE") or for any other reason.

Your (User) Submissions

You understand and acknowledge that the Company does not guarantee the confidentiality, transmission, or accuracy with respect to any Submissions.

You warrant, represent and agree that You will not contribute any Submissions that are infringing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, offensive or otherwise in violation of any law or right of any third party.

The Company reserves the right to reject or revise any Submissions to the Services at any time, for any reason (including, but not limited to, (i) ensuring compliance with the Company’s data quality standards, (ii) maintaining the look and feel of the Site, (iii) responding to claims or allegations from third parties or authorities relating to such Submissions, and (iv) addressing concerns that You may have breached the terms of this Agreement), or for no reason at all.

You hereby grant the Company a worldwide, nonexclusive, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferable license to reproduce, distribute, display, and perform the Submissions in connection with Your use of the Services, the Site and the Company’s (and its successor’s) business. The Company does not endorse any Submission or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and the Company expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with Submissions.

Your (User) Conduct, Obligations and Acknowledgements

You agree to use the Services in good faith, and to conduct your business in compliance with all applicable City, State, Federal and International laws, professional and moral standards, rules and regulations. You represent that Your usage of the Services does not violate or conflict with any agreement, obligation or duty you may have to any other person or entity. You assume all responsibility for Your selection and use of the Services and Your access to the Site.

You certify that you are at least 18 years of age.

You assume all responsibilities and obligations for obtaining and maintaining any equipment or ancillary services needed to connect to, access to Site or otherwise use the Services. You shall be responsible for ensuring that such equipment or ancillary services are compatible with the Services.

You agree not to falsely state, impersonate or otherwise misrepresent your identity, including but not limited to the use of a pseudonym, or misrepresenting your current or previous positions and qualifications, or your affiliations with a person or entity, past or present.

You agree not to create and / or operate multiple user accounts.

You agree not to post, email, or otherwise make available Content that is unlawful, false, deceptive, misleading, deceitful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, discriminatory, libelous, or invasive of anyone’s privacy.

You agree not to post, email, or otherwise make available Content that harasses, degrades, intimidates or is hateful toward an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability.

You agree not to post, email, or otherwise make available Content that violates any federal, state, local or international laws.

You agree not to post, email, or otherwise make available Content that impersonates any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a PitchCrunch employee, or falsely states or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity.

You agree not to post, email, or otherwise make available Content that includes personal, private or identifying information about another person or entity without explicit consent.

You agree not to post, email, or otherwise make available Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party, or Content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationship

You agree not to post, email, or otherwise make available Content that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or technology infrastructure, system, or equipment.

You agree not to post, email, or otherwise make available Content that disrupts the normal flow of communication with an excessive amount of Content to the Service, or that otherwise negatively impacts the Service.

You agree not to post, email, or otherwise make available Content that employs forged, misleading email addresses, or forged identifiers in order to disguise the origin of Content transmitted through the Service.

You also agree not to post irrelevant Content, repeatedly post the same or similar Content or otherwise impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our system infrastructure (hardware and software).

You also agree not to post the same or similar Content in more than one category (market segment) or any other area of the Site.

You also agree not to attempt to gain unauthorized access to PitchCrunch's computer systems or engage in any activity that disrupts, diminishes the quality of, and interferes with the performance of, or impairs the functionality of, the Service or the PitchCrunch website.

You also agree not to attempt to gain unauthorized access to PitchCrunch's computer systems or engage in any activity that disrupts, diminishes the quality of, and interferes with the performance of, or impairs the functionality of, the Service or the PitchCrunch website.

In addition to other requirements of this Agreement, You agree, represent and warrant that You shall undertake the following actions in connection with the use of the Services.

You must maintain the security and confidentiality of Your account at all times, including account User name and passwords. The Company will not be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from the loss, theft or mishandling of Your User name or password.

You may not do anything that will reflect negatively on the Company, its products, services or owners.

You may not post or transmit any communication or solicitation designed or intended to obtain password, account, or private information from any other Company User.

Use of the Site or the Services to violate the security of any computer network, to transfer or store illegal material, or to engage in any kind of illegal activity is expressly prohibited.

Registration

You may be required to register with the Company and select a password and User name. You shall provide the Company with accurate, complete, and updated registration information. Failure to do so shall constitute a breach of this Agreement, which may result in immediate termination of Your account.

You may not (i) select or use as a Company User name a name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person; or (ii) use as a Company User name a name subject to any rights of a person other than You without the appropriate authorization. The Company reserves the right to refuse registration of, or cancel a Company User name in its sole discretion.

Account Termination

The Company may also terminate or suspend any and all Services and access to the Site immediately, without prior notice or liability, if You breach any of the terms or conditions of this Agreement. Upon termination, Your right to use the Services, send Submissions, access the Site and any Content will immediately cease. All provisions of this Agreement, which by their nature should survive termination, shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, and limitations of liability.

Links to Third Party Sites

The Company may also terminate or suspend any and all Services and access to the Site immediately, without prior notice or liability, if You breach any of the terms or conditions of this Agreement. Upon termination, Your right to use the Services, send Submissions, access the Site and any Content will immediately cease. All provisions of this Agreement, which by their nature should survive termination, shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, and limitations of liability.

Warranty Disclaimer & Limitation of Liability

This Agreement does not create any special relationship or fiduciary duties between You and the Company. The Company has no special relationship with or fiduciary duty to You.

You acknowledge that the Company has no control over, and no duty to take any action regarding: which users gains access to the Site; what Content a user accesses or receives via the Site or Services; what effects the Content may have on You; how a user may interpret or use the Content; or what actions a user may take as a result of having been exposed to the Content. You release the Company from all liability for You or any other user having acquired or not acquired Content through the Site or Services. The Company makes no representations concerning any Content contained in or accessed through the Site or any Services provided, and Company will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, transmission, copyright compliance, or legality of material contained in or accessed through the Site or Services.

PitchCrunch cannot guarantee that other members will not falsely state, impersonate or otherwise misrepresent their identity, including but not limited to the use of a pseudonym, or misrepresenting their current or previous positions and qualifications, or their affiliations with a person or entity, past or present.

PitchCrunch cannot guarantee that other members will not use the ideas and information that you share. Therefore, if you have an idea or information that you would like to keep confidential and/or don’t want others to use, do not post it on the Site. PitchCrunch and the PitchCrunch affiliates are not responsible for a member's misuse or misappropriation of any content or information you post in any Business Plan and / or blog (the "Site").

ALL USE OF THE SERVICES, CONTENT, SITE, AND ANY OTHER INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN SHALL BE AT YOUR OWN RISK AND ALL OF THE FOREGOING ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

IN NO EVENT SHALL COMPANY BE LIABLE UNDER ANY CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY (A) FOR LOSS OR INACCURACY OF ANY CONTENT, OR (B) FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER.

Indemnification

You will indemnify and hold the Company, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless, including costs and attorneys’ fees, from (i) any claim or demand made by any third party due to or arising out of Your access to the Site, (ii) use of the Services (including the sending of Submissions), (iii) the violation of this Agreement by You, or ( iv) the infringement by You of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.

Service Modifications and Restrictions

The Company may change, suspend or discontinue the Services at any time without notice or liability. The Company also may restrict or impose limits on the use of certain features and services at any time without notice or liability.

Miscellaneous

The failure of either party to exercise in any respect any right provided for herein shall not be deemed a waiver of any further rights hereunder.

The Company shall not be liable for any failure to perform its obligations hereunder where such failure results from any cause beyond Company’s reasonable control, including, without limitation, mechanical, electronic or communications failure or degradation.

If any provision of this Agreement is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that this Agreement shall otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable.

This Agreement is not assignable, transferable or sub licensable by You except with Company's prior written consent.

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of California without regard to the conflict of laws provisions thereof.

Both parties agree that this Agreement is the complete and exclusive statement of the mutual understanding of the parties and supersedes and cancels all previous written and oral agreements, communications and other understandings relating to the subject matter of this Agreement, and that all modifications must be in a writing signed by both parties, except as otherwise provided herein.

No agency, partnership, joint venture, or employment is created as a result of this Agreement. You do not have any authority of any kind to bind Company in any respect whatsoever.

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