Terms and Conditions
Terms and Conditions
Agreement between www.matthewstac.com. The www.matthewstac.com website (the “Site” is comprised of various web pages operated by The Authentication Company (“TAC”). www.matthewstac.com is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, condition, and notices contained herein (the “Terms”). Your use of www.matthewstac.com constitutes your agreement to all such Terms. Please read these terms carefully and keep a copy for them for you reference.
www.matthewstac.com is an E-Commerce Site
Visiting www.matthewstac.com or sending emails to TAC constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communicated be in wiring.
If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentially of your account and password and for restriction access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity. You acknowledge that TAC is not responsible for third party access to you account.
Children Under Thirteen
TAC collects personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. TAC collects this this information for the following reason(s).
We provide information about our personal data practices for children on our home page and whenever we knowingly collect personal data from children on our Website. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask you parent or guardian for permission to use this website. If you are a parent and you have questions regarding our data collection practices, please contact us using the information provided at the end of this Agreement. If you are under 18, you may use www.matthewstac.com only with permission of a parent or guardian.
Links to Third Party Sites/Third Party Services
www.matthewstac.com may contains links to another website (“Linked Site”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of TAC and TAC is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. TAC is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by TAC of the site or any association with its operators.
Certain service made available via www.matthewstac.com are delivered by third party sites and organizations. By using any product, service or functionality originating from www.matthewstac.com domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that TAC may share such information and date with any third party with whom TAC has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of www.matthewstac.com users and customers.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Use/Intellectual Property
All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of TAC or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.
You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the Site. TAC content is not for resale. Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter and proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content. YOU will use protected content solely for your personal use and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of TAC and the copyright owner. You agree that you that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected contents. We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of TAC or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.
Use of Communication Service
The Site may contain bulletin board service, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with public at large or with group (collectively, “Communication Service”). You agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular communication Service.
BY way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not: defame, abuse, harass stall, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights or privacy and publicity) of others; publish post, upload, distribute or disseminate and inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information; upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents; upload files that contains viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another computer; advertise or offer to sell or buy and goods or service for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages;
Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pryramid schemes or chain letter; download any file posted by another user of Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distribured in such manner; falsify or delete and author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels or origin or source of software or information about others, including email addresses, their consent; violate any applicable laws or regulation.
TAC has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, TAC reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and t remove any material in its sole discretion. TAC reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Service at any time with notice for any reason whatsoever.
TAC reserves the right at all to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in TAC’s sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. TAC does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore. TAC specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Service and any actions resulting from your participation in Communication Service. Managers and host are not authorized TAC spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of TAC.
Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to poster limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitation if you upload materials.
Material Provided to www.matthewstac.com or Posted on any TAC Web Page
TAC does not claim ownership of the material you provide to www.matthewstac.com or post, upload, input or submit to any TAC site or our associated services. However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your submission you are granting TAC, our affiliated companies and necessary sublicensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name is connection with your Submission.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. TAC is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in TAC’s sole discretion.
By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submission your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submission.
Third Party Accounts
You will be able to connect your TAC account to third party accounts. By connection your TAC account to you third party account, you acknowledge and agree that you are consenting to the continuous release of information about you to others (in accordance with your privacy setting on third party sites). If you do not want information about you to be shared in this manner, don not use this feature.
The Service is controlled, operated and administered by TAC from our offices within the USA. If you access the service form a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use the TAC content accessed through www.matthewstac.com in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions, or regulations.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless TAC, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, cost, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees” relating to or arising out of you use of or inability to use the site or service, any user postings made by you, your violation of any terms of this Agreement or you violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations. TAC reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with TAC in asserting any available defense.
In the event the parties ware not able to resolve any dispute between them arising out of or concerning these Terms and Conditions, or any provisions hereof, whether in contract, tort, or otherwise at law or in equity for damage or any other relief, then such dispute shall be resolved only by final and binding arbitration pursuant to Federal Arbitration Act, conduct by single neutral arbitrator and administered by the American Arbitration Association, or a similar arbitration service selected by the parties, in a location mutually agreed upon by the parties. The parties agree that the Federal Arbitration Act governs the interpretation and enforcement of this provision. The entire dispute, including the scope and enforceability of this arbitration provision shall be determined by the Arbitrator. The arbitration provision shall service the termination of these Terms and Conditions.
The information, software, products, and service included in or available through the site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors, changes anre periodically added to the information herein. The Authentication Company and/or it’s supplies may make improvements and/or changes in the site at any time.
The Authentication Company and/or its suppliers make no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, and accuracy of the information, software products, service and related graphics contained on the site for any purpose. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, all such information, software, products, service, and related graphics are provided “AS IS” without warranty or condition of any kind. The Authentication Company and/or its supplies hereby disclaim all warranties and condition with regard to this information, soft wear, products, services and related graphics, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement.
TAC reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate you r access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Illinois and you hereby consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts in Montgomery County, Illinois in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the site. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provision of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exist between you and TAC as a result of this agreement or use of the Site. TAC’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of TAC’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to you use of the Site or information provided to or gathered by TAC with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effort.
Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between user and TAC with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral, or written, between the user and TAC with respect to the Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be written in English.
Changes to Terms
TAC reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which www.matthewstac.com is offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions. TAC encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of our updates.
TAC welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Terms:
The Authentication Company
19186 Nokomis Road
Nokomis, Illinois 62075