Welcome to MeARKET, a social-networking based communications platform focused on exchanging investment perspectives.
We (the MeARKET team and company) run a social sharing service called MeARKET.com and would love for you to use it. Our service is free and designed to let you communicate freely with your social network connections (“Friends”) and share financial information with them. However, be responsible in what you share, and be responsible in how you use information shared by others. In particular:
In consideration of your use of the Service, you agree to (a) provide accurate, current and complete information about you as may be prompted by any registration forms on the Service ("Registration Data"); (b) maintain the security of your password and identification; (c) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data, and any other information you provide to the Company, to keep it accurate, current and complete; and (d) be fully responsible for all use of your account and for any actions that take place using your account.
MeARKET shall have no liability for investment or other decisions based upon Shared Content. The Content is to be used for informational and entertainment purposes only and we cannot provide investment advice for any individual. We advise that you contact your personal broker before making any investment related to any information received on MeARKET. MeARKET specifically disclaims any and all liability or loss arising out of any action taken in reliance on Shared Content, including but not limited to market value or other loss on the sale or purchase of any company, property, product, service, security, instrument, or any other matter.
We grant you a limited, revocable, nonexclusive license to access and use MeARKET and the Shared Content for your own personal use. This license does not include any collection, aggregation, copying, duplication, display or derivative use of MeARKET nor any use of data mining, robots, spiders, or similar data gathering and extraction tools for any purpose unless expressly permitted by us in writing. A limited exception is provided to general purpose internet search engines and non-commercial public archives that use such tools to gather information for the sole purpose of displaying hyperlinks to MeARKET. In order to collect, aggregate, copy, duplicate, display or make derivative use of MeARKET or any Content made available via the Service for other purposes (including commercial purposes) not stated herein, you must first obtain a written license from us.
MeARKET is protected to the maximum extent permitted by copyright laws and international treaties. Content displayed on or through the Service is protected by copyright as a collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to copyrights laws, and international conventions. Any reproduction, modification, creation of derivative works from or redistribution of the Site or the collective work, and/or copying or reproducing the Content or any portion thereof to any other server or location for non-personal use is prohibited without the express written consent of MeARKET.
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You understand that except for advertising programs offered by us on the Service, the Service is available for your personal, non-commercial use only. You represent, warrant and agree that none of Your Content of any kind posted through your account or otherwise shared by you on or through the Site will violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other personal or proprietary rights; be in violation of any law or used in furtherance of any such violation; or contain libelous, defamatory or otherwise unlawful material.
In addition, you agree not to use the Service to:
The Company, its affiliates, and partners are not responsible or liable in any manner for any Content posted on the Service, whether posted or caused by Users, by MeARKET, by third parties or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Service. Although we provide rules for User conduct and postings, we do not control and are not responsible for what Users post, transmit or share on the Service and are not responsible for any inaccurate, offensive, inappropriate, obscene, unlawful or otherwise objectionable Content you may encounter on the Service. MeARKET is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any User.
Investing in the Investments discussed through the Site is risky and speculative. The companies may have limited operating histories, little available public information, and the stocks they issue may be volatile and illiquid. Trading in such securities can result in immediate and substantial losses of the capital invested. You should use invest risk capital, and not capital required for other purposes, such as retirement savings, student loans, mortgages or education.
The Site may be temporarily unavailable from time to time for maintenance or other reasons. MeARKET assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, User Content. We are not responsible for any technical malfunction or other problems of any telephone network or service, computer systems, servers or providers, computer or mobile phone equipment, or software on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any site or with respect to the Site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to User's or to any other person's computer, mobile phone, or other hardware or software, related to or resulting from using or downloading Content in connection with the Web and/or in connection with the Service. Under no circumstances will the Company be responsible for any loss or damage, including any loss or damage to any Content or personal injury or death, resulting from anyone's use of the Service or any posted on or through the Service or transmitted to or by Users, or any interactions between Users, whether online or offline.
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The Company may terminate your account, delete your profile and any Content that you have posted on the Service and/or prohibit you from using or accessing the Service for any reason, or no reason, at any time in its sole discretion, with or without notice, including if it believes that you are under 18.
Arbitration under this Agreement shall be conducted by the American Arbitration Association (the "AAA") under its Commercial Arbitration Rules (the "AAA Rules"). The location of the arbitration and the allocation of costs and fees for such arbitration shall be determined in accordance with such AAA Rules. The arbitrator's award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction.