Our mission is to allow business owners help each other while promoting & growing their own business. Our services are designed to enable you and other business owners to promote, refer, learn, exchange ideas, and find opportunities based on trusted relationships.
You agree that by clicking “Register Now” “Join Balyhoos”, “Sign Up” or similar, registering, accessing or using our services, such as Internet Visibility, Business Forum and Social Forum, you are entering into a legally binding agreement with Balyhoos. This “Agreement” includes this User Agreement, Business Community Guidlines, and Code of Conduct Policy. Registered users of our Services are “Members” and unregistered users are “Visitors”. This Agreement applies to both. IF YOU ARE USING OR ACCESSING THE SERVICES ON BEHALF OF A COMPANY OR OTHER LEGAL ENTITY, YOU ARE REPRESENTING THAT YOU HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO BIND THE COMPANY OR OTHER LEGAL ENTITY TO THE TERMS OF THE AGREEMENT AND ACKNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTAND THAT BOTH YOU, INDIVIDUALLY, AND THE COMPANY OR ENTITY WHICH YOU REPRESENT ARE BOUND BY THIS AGREEMENT
License and warranty for your submissions: You own the information you provide Balyhoos under this Agreement, and may request its deletion at any time, unless you have shared information or content with other Users and they have not deleted it, or it was copied or stored by other Users with your permission. Additionally, you grant Balyhoos a nonexclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, unlimited, assignable, sublicenseable, prepare derivative works of, improve, distribute, publish, remove, retain, add, process, analyze, use and commercialize, in any way now known or in the future discovered, any information you provide, directly or indirectly to Balyhoos, including, but not limited to, any user generated content, ideas, concepts, techniques or data to the services, you submit to Balyhoos, without any further consent, notice and/or compensation to you or to any third parties. Any information you submit to us is at your own risk of loss. By providing information to us, you represent and warrant that you are entitled to submit the information and that the information is accurate, not confidential, and not in violation of any contractual restrictions or other third party rights. It is your responsibility to keep your Balyhoos business profile information accurate and updated.
Service Eligibility: To be eligible to use the Service, you must meet the following criteria and you hereby represent and warrant that you: (1) are not a competitor of Balyhoos or are not using the Services for reasons that are in competition with Balyhoos; (2) are 18 years of age or older; (3) are not currently restricted from the Services, or not otherwise prohibited from having a Balyhoos account; (4) have full power and authority to enter into this Agreement, including on behalf of any entity or other person for whom you are acting as a representative, and doing so will not violate any other agreement to which you,or the person or entity you are representing, are a party; (5) will not violate any rights of Balyhoos or its Business Community, including intellectual property rights such as copyright or trademark rights; and (6) agree to provide at your cost all equipment, software, and internet access necessary to use the Services.
Competitors of the Balyhoos are not to create accounts for use that are in competition with us. You attest to having all the equipment necessary to access the Site. You shall not work for, own any interest in or serve on the board of directors of, any of the Members for which you submit positive recommendations. You shall not work for, own any interest in or serve on the board of directors of any competitors of the Members for which you submit positive recommendations.
You agree to: (1) keep your password secure and confidential; (2) not permit others to use ; (3) not use or access other Users’ accounts; and (4) not sell, trade, rent, lease, share, or otherwise transfer your Alignable account or a right to access your Balyhoos account, or any portion thereof, to another party. You are responsible for anything that happens through or involving your account until you shut down your account.
Indemnification: You will indemnify us and hold us harmless for all damages, losses and costs (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs) related to all third party claims, charges, and investigations, caused by (1) your failure to comply with this Agreement, including, without limitation, your submission of content that violates third party rights or applicable laws, (2) any content you submit to the Services, and (3) any activity in your account or which you engage in or through your use of the Services.
Balyhoos is not a storage service. Hence, you agree that we have no obligation to store, maintain or provide you a copy of any content or information that you or others provide, except to the extent required by applicable law We may change, suspend or end any Service, or change and modify prices prospectively in our discretion. To the extent allowed under law, these changes may be effective upon notice provided to you.
When using the Site, you will be asked to provide certain Information about you and your business in order to accurately match you with resources that will help grow your business. Only accurate information will allow us to help you. If you submit Information to the Site, you attest that you are entitled to submit said Information, and doing so does not violate any other agreements. All information you provide will be accurate, current, and truthful to the best of your knowledge. If you provide any Information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, or we suspect that such Information is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, we reserve the right to discontinue future use of said Information.
You are prohibited from writing dishonestly or unprofessionally or engaging in unprofessional behavior by posting inappropriate, inaccurate, or objectionable content. You are prohibited from reverse engineering, decompiling, disassembling, deciphering, or otherwise attempting to derive the source code for any underlying intellectual property used to provide the Site, the Services, or any part thereof. You may not imply or state, directly or indirectly, that you are affiliated with or endorsed by the Company. You are prohibited from adapting, modifying or creating derivative works based on our intellectual property.
The Company does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any Information or other content, advertising, products, goods or services available or unavailable from, or through, any Members. Your dealings with, or participation in promotions of any members, and any other terms, conditions, representations or warranties associated with such dealings, are between you and such members exclusively and do not involve the Company. You should make whatever investigation or other resources that you deem necessary or appropriate before hiring or engaging Members.
Invitations to Join Balyhoos: If you invite other business owners to join Balyhoos, Balyhoos will periodically send up to three reminder emails to recipients who haven’t yet responded to your invitation to join Balyhoos. Reminders are sent to alert the recipient of an invitation in case they overlooked the original message.
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Act dishonestly or unprofessionally, including by posting inappropriate, inaccurate, or objectionable content; Add content that is not intended for, or inaccurate for, a designated field; Use an image that is appropriate or obscene or cuases shock; Create a false identity on Balyhoos; Create a business page for anyone other than your own; Use or attempt to use another's account; Harass, abuse or harm another member; Send spam or other unwelcomed communications to others; Act in an unlawful, libelous, abusive, obscene, discriminatory or otherwise objectionable manner; Post any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation unauthorized by Balyhoos; Post anything that contains software viruses, worms, or any other harmful code; Manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or post transmitted through the Services; Create profiles or provide content that promotes escort services or prostitution. Creating or operate a pyramid scheme, fraud or other similar practice; Copy or use the information, content or data of others available on the Services (except as expressly authorized); Copy or use the information, content or data on Balyhoos in connection with a competitive service; Reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, decipher or otherwise attempt to derive the source code for the Services or any related technology, or any part thereof; Imply or state that you are affiliated with or endorsed by LinkedIn without our express consent (e.g., representing yourself as an accredited LinkedIn trainer); Rent, lease, loan, trade, sell/re-sell access to the Services or related any information or data; Sell, sponsor, or otherwise monetize any feature of the Balyhoo Services; Remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices contained in or on our Service; Remove, cover or obscure any advertisement included on the Services; Collect, use, copy, or transfer any information obtained from Balyhoos without the consent of Company; Share or disclose information of others without their express consent; Use manual or automated software, devices, scripts robots, other means or processes to access, “scrape,” “crawl” or “spider” the Services or any related data or information; Use bots or other automated methods to access the Services, add or download contacts, send or redirect messages; Monitor the Services' availability, performance or functionality for any competitive purpose; Engage in “framing,” “mirroring,” or otherwise simulating the appearance or function of the Services; Override any security feature of the Balyhoos Services; Interfere with the operation of, or place an unreasonable load on, the Services (e.g., spam, denial of service attack, viruses, gaming algorithms);