SingleDad.com Terms and Conditions of Use

  1. Acceptance of Terms; Electronic Agreement; Modification of Terms
    1. Welcome to SingleDad.com, a service for single fathers to meet online and establish an online network, operated by SingleDad, Inc. (“SingleDad.com”). By using the SingleDad.com Web site, (the “Web site” or “Site”) you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use (the “Terms”), whether or not you register as a member of SingleDad.com (“Member”). If you wish to become a Member and make use of the SingleDad.com service (the “Service”), please read and consent these Terms of Use. If you object to anything in this Agreement or the SingleDad.com Privacy Policy, do not use the Web site or the Service. This Agreement is an electronic contract that sets out the legally-binding terms of your use of the Website and your membership in the Service. This Agreement may be modified by SingleDad.com from time to time, such modifications to be effective upon posting by SingleDad.com on the Web site. This Agreement includes SingleDad.com’s Privacy Policy as well as any other policies and procedures regarding the Web site. By accessing the Website or becoming a Member, you accept this Agreement and agree to the terms, conditions and notices contained or referenced herein.
  2. Age Requirement
    1. You must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and a father to register as a member of SingleDad.com or use the Web site. Membership at SingleDad.com is void where prohibited. By using the Web site, you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority and capacity to enter into this Agreement and to abide by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement. If you choose to set up an account at SingleDad.com, your account may be used only by you.
  3. Modifications to the Site
    1. SingleDad.com reserves the right to briefly modify or completely discontinue, restrict or block access to, the Site (or any part thereof) without notice. Further, SingleDad.com will not be liable to you or any third party for changes or modifications made to the Site.
  4. Posting of Content; Representations and Warranties
    1. You understand and agree that SingleDad.com may review and delete any content, messages, photos or profiles (collectively, “Content”), in each case in whole or in part, that in the sole judgment of SingleDad.com violate this Agreement or which might be offensive, illegal, or that might violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of other members.
    2. You also agree that you will review, maintain and correct any Content in a timely manner to maintain its accuracy and completeness. You agree to be liable for any Content posted using your Account and for any transactions associated with your Account. You agree that we can rely upon the contact and other information that is supplied to us using your Account and that we will rely upon such information. You agree and acknowledge that your Account is non-transferable and non-assignable.
    3. By posting Content to any public area of SingleDad.com, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to SingleDad.com, its affiliates, licensees and successors, a, fully-paid, license to use, copy, perform, display, manipulate, modify and distribute such information and content. You further represent and warrant that public posting and use of your content by SingleDad.com will not infringe or violate the rights of any third party.
  5. Ownership of Rights; License Rights
    1. You retain ownership of your copyrights and other intellectual property and proprietary rights in any Content you post to the Site. These rights will be subject to the rights that you grant to SingleDad.com as described in this Agreement.
    2. At the exact moment you post any Content on the Site, you hereby grant SingleDad.com an open, unrestricted, royalty-free, openly transferable, non-exclusive license to use, modify or transmit, and create imitative works of the Content, in any form available. You also hereby waive any moral rights you may have in such Content under the laws of any jurisdiction. You hereby appoint us as your agent with full power to enter into and execute any agreements in order to accomplish any right established in the Agreement. You agree that we may display your Content, and your identity as established (according to the preferences you select at the time that you register) along with your Content.
    3. You may choose to remove or modify Content that you previously posted on the Site. If, before notice is given to SingleDad.com, SingleDad.com has created or had developed specific plans to create materials containing said Content for any purpose, then you agree that SingleDad.com may continue to use the materials containing such Content after you have removed or modified that Content. However, upon receipt of written notice asking that said Content not be used, we will use commercially reasonable efforts to cease displaying such materials.
  6. Content Prohibited on the Site
    1. You agree not to post to the Site any Content or any other materials whatsoever that is or could appear to be at SingleDad.com’s sole and absolute discretion: (a) untrue, misleading, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, or otherwise objectionable in any way; (b) infringing (alleged or actual) upon any party’s intellectual property rights of any kind; (c) of a type that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships, such as inside information and proprietary and confidential information; (d) previously undisclosed and unsolicited advertising; (e) computer viruses or any other code, programs or files designed to hamper, limit or corrupt any computer software or hardware; (f) data or information obtained through access that was not authorized by the owner; or (g) in violation of any applicable local, state, national or international law, regulation, or statute.
  7. Conduct Prohibited on the Site
    1. You agree not to do, or attempt to do, any of the following: (a) access or use the Site in any way that violates or is not in full compliance with any applicable local, state, national or international law, regulation, or statute; (b) use or access areas of the Site that you are not authorized to use or access; (c) alter or tamper with any Content of other users; (e) use any automated means not provided by SingleDad.com to access the Site or extract data or gather or use any information contained on the Site; (f) use any images obtained from the Site to make it appear as if we have endorsed you in any way unless expressly granted by SingleDad.com; (g) impersonate or misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity; (h) do anything that might discover or unwind any part of the Site designed to circumvent safeguards employed to prevent or limit access to any area, content or code of the Site (except as otherwise expressly permitted by law); or (i) anything that might be deemed designed to hamper the effectiveness of the Site.
  8. Site Monitoring
    1. While SingleDad.com is under NO obligation whatsoever to monitor the Site Content in any way, SingleDad.com reserves the right to modify or remove any Content at any time. Any statements, offers, or other information or Content made available by any party, are those of the distributor(s) and not of SingleDad.com. SingleDad.com does not endorse nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice, information, or statement made on this Site by anyone other than authorized SingleDad.com employees acting within the scope of their employment.
  9. Rights of Site Content
    1. Our Site is protected by intellectual property laws and you agree to respect them. SingleDad.com grants you a limited, revocable, non-transferable, license, under the rights SingleDad.com has in the Content, to privately display the Content on your computer for personal, noncommercial purposes. SingleDad.com reserves all other rights in the Content and does not, directly or otherwise, grant any other rights or licenses to you under these Terms. Except as expressly stated above, you may not reproduce or modify in any way the Content without prior written consent from SingleDad.com or the contributor of the Content or other third-party owner of the rights in that Content (if any).
  10. Privacy Policy
    1. Please see our Privacy Policy as it is incorporated into these Terms.
  11. Termination and Cancellation
    1. Your access to the site is at-will. SingleDad.com, at any time and at its sole discretion, with or without cause or any notice to you, terminate, modify or suspend these Terms as well as your access to the Site, and/or your Account. If applicable law requires us to provide notice of termination or cancellation, we may give prior or subsequent notice by posting it on the Site or by sending a communication to any address (email or otherwise) that we have for you in our records. You will still be liable for any breaches of these Terms and/or obligations incurred before the Terms end. If you use the Site after termination of these Terms, that use will constitute your agreement to the Terms then posted on the Site.
    2. If your access to the Site is terminated for any reason whatsoever, you will lose access to the Content you posted on the Site. Regardless of your status, SingleDad.com may continue to use any materials it has created, or developed plans to create, that contain such Content according to the terms contained in Section 5 with respect to removal or modification of Content previously posted on the Site.
  12. Services Offered; Merchants
    1. The Site contains advertisements, offers, or other links to other websites and resources of third parties that we do not control. That information contained in those advertisements or on those websites may or may not be completely accurate in all respects. Your use of the Site acknowledges that SingleDad.com is not responsible or liable for any the content or services offered from such sites or resources. SingleDad.com does not endorse any product or service offered on the linked site. Please use any linked site at your own risk. SingleDad.com will not be responsible for any loss or damage incurred as the result of any dealings with merchants or advertisers found on or around the Site.
  13. Indemnification
    1. As a condition of your access to and use of the Site, you agree to hold SingleDad.com, its officers, directors, employees, agents, attorneys, and suppliers, and each of their respective successors and assigns, harmless from, and indemnify them for, all damages, costs, expenses and other liabilities, including but not limited to attorneys’ fees and expenses, relating to any claim, dispute or resolution arising out of or related to your access to and use of the Site and the content therein. Furthermore, you fully understand and agree that: (a) SingleDad.com will have the right but not the obligation to resolve or not resolve disputes between users relating to the Site; and (b) SingleDad.com’s resolution of a dispute will be final with respect to the Site.
  14. Disclaimer of Warranties
    1. THE SITE MAY CONTAIN INFORMATION THAT MAY BE PERCEIVED AS ADVICE, OPINIONS, INSTRUCTIONS OR STATEMENTS FROM SINGLEDAD.COM , ITS USERS AND OTHER CONTENT AND INFORMATION PROVIDERS. THIS CONTENT IS INTENDED TO BE USED FOR INFORMATIONAL AND ENTERTAINMENT PURPOSES ONLY. YOU USE THE SITE AND CONTENT AT YOUR OWN RISK. WE URGE YOU TO CONSULT A PROFESSIONAL OR SOME OTHER AUTHORITY IN THE APPROPRIATE FIELD BEFORE USING ANY OF THE CONTENT. THE SITE IS PROVIDED BY SINGLEDAD.COM ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, SINGLEDAD.COM MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SITE OR THE INFORMATION OR CONTENT INCLUDED ON THE SITE. SINGLEDAD.COM MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, OR TIMELY. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, SINGLEDAD.COM EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND THOSE ARISING FROM A COURSE OF DEALING, TRADE, USAGE OR PERFORMANCE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES, AND THEREFORE SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
  15. EXCLUSION OF DAMAGES; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
    1. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOU AGREE THAT NEITHER SINGLEDAD.COM, SINGLEDAD, INC., ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, ATTORNEYS AND SUPPLIERS, NOR EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, WILL BE LIABLE TO YOU AND/OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, LOST REVENUE, LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF PRIVACY, LOSS OF GOODWILL OR ANY OTHER LOSSES, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND EVEN IN THE EVENT OF FAULT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR STRICT OR PRODUCT LIABILITY. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, IN NO EVENT WILL THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY TO YOU OF SINGLEDAD.COM AND THEIR SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, ATTORNEYS, AND SUPPLIERS AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS EXCEED, IN TOTAL, THE AMOUNTS PAID BY YOU TO US.
  16. Customer Support
    1. You acknowledge that SingleDad.com has no obligation to provide you with customer support, but may choose to do so at its sole discretion.
  17. Notices and Contact Information
    1. Except as otherwise provided in these Terms, SingleDad.com will give you any notices by posting them on the Site. You authorize SingleDad.com to send notices by any means it deems reasonable and necessary at its sole discretion. SingleDad.com may provide notice to any e-mail or other address that you provide during registration. You agree to keep your address current and that notice provided by SingleDad.com to the address that you have most recently provided will constitute effective notice. You agree to send us any notice by mailing it to our address which is: 14460 Twin Gables Court, Poway, CA 92064.
  18. Miscellaneous
    1. Agreement to Conduct Transactions Electronically.
      1. To the fullest extent of the law, you agree that all of your transactions with or through the Site may, at our option, be conducted electronically from start to finish. If we decide to proceed non-electronically, those services will still be governed by the remainder of these Terms unless you enter into different terms on a form provided by us.
    2. Compliance with Laws.
      1. You are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
    3. No Agency; No Third Party Beneficiary.
      1. At no point are these Terms intended to create any agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchisor-franchisee relationships between you and SingleDad.com. Neither party intends that any third party will be a beneficiary of or entitled to rely on any part of these Terms.
    4. Severance.
      1. If any part of the Terms is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, the invalid or unenforceable part will be given effect to the greatest extent possible and the remainder will remain in full force and effect, provided that the allocation of risks described herein is given effect to the fullest extent possible.
    5. No Assignment.
      1. These Terms (including terms incorporated) are not transferable, assignable to anyone without the express written permission of SingleDad.com. Any unauthorized attempt by you to assign, transfer or delegate these Terms will be null and void.
    6. Jurisdiction; Choice of Law
      1. You and SingleDad.com agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within San Diego County, California. Any disputes regarding such claims or arising under or related in any way to these Terms or the Site shall be heard exclusively in the appropriate forum in California. You hereby consent to jurisdiction in a state or federal court sitting in San Diego, California and waive any claim or defense that such forum is not convenient or proper, and consent to service of process by any means authorized by California or federal law.
    7. Limitations on Actions.
      1. Any action concerning any dispute you may have with respect to this Site must be commenced within one year after the cause of the dispute arises, or the cause of action is barred.
    8. Paragraph Headings.
      1. The paragraph headings in these Terms are included to help make these Terms easier to read and have no binding effect.
    9. Entire Agreement.
      1. These Terms (including terms incorporated into them) account for the entire agreement (the “Entire Agreement”) between you and SingleDad.com with respect to the use of the Site and supersedes all contemporaneous and prior agreements between the parties regarding the subject matter contained herein, and neither party has relied on any representations made by the other that are not expressly set forth in the Entire Agreement.
    10. No Waiver.
      1. The failure of SingleDad.com to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms, including any failure to act with respect to a breach, will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision or SingleDad.com’s right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.