Terms of Service

Welcome to FlipSide!

These Terms of Service (“Terms”) govern your access to and use of our services, including our websites, applications, emails, ads, programs, and our other covered services that link to these Terms (collectively, the “Services”), and any information, text, links, graphics, photos, audio, videos, or other materials or arrangements of materials uploaded, downloaded or appearing on the Services (collectively referred to as “Content”). By using the Services you agree to be bound by these Terms.

General Conditions for Services

FlipSide is a blogging and social network service which allows users to interact with one another through an online medium. The users of the Services provide the Content. Content should be posted lawfully and pursuant to standards that are reasonably accepted in the community. Do not post Content that is hateful, discriminatory, disturbing, obscene or unlawful.

You are solely responsible for any data, screen names, graphics, photos, profiles, audio and video clips, links and any other content (the “Content”) that you submit, post and display on FlipSide. At times we may remove Content and accounts containing Content that we consider in our sole discretion being unlawful, offensive, threatening, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violate any party’s intellectual property rights. While FlipSide prohibits such Content on the site, you understand and agree that the Content posted on the FlipSide Service by its users is not necessarily reviewed by FlipSide and FlipSide cannot be held responsible for this Content.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold FlipSide harmless from and against any and all claims, damages, losses and expenses (including but not limited to reasonable legal fees) relating to any acts by you, including but not limited to any Content submitted by you, in connection with using the Service, resulting in claims against us by other users or third parties. We claim no ownership of any intellectual property rights over the Content that you upload to the Service. Any intellectual property rights in the uploaded Content belong solely to you (or your licensors). However, by uploading the Content to the Service, you grant FlipSide a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual and irrevocable right to use, reproduce, modify, distribute, sublicense, and prepare derivative works of, such Content, in any format or medium now known or later developed, solely on and through the Service, subject to these Terms and our privacy policy. You represent and warrant that you have sufficient rights to grant this license. If you do not own the copyright to Content you agree not post it to FlipSide. You agree that we may reclaim usernames on the Service on behalf of businesses or individuals who hold legal claim or trademark on those usernames.

We will review all claims of copyright infringement received and remove the Content deemed to have been posted or distributed in violation of any such laws. If you believe your copyright has been infringed you may click this link to make a claim:

You agree not to modify, adapt or hack or attempt to modify, adapt or hack the FlipSide Service, transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature. You agree not to modify another website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with the FlipSide Service.
You agree not to send any unsolicited commercial messages to any FlipSide users. (ie “Spam”)

We reserve the right to modify or terminate the Service, and to refuse the Service to anyone, for any reason, with or without notice, at any time.

These Terms of Use shall be governed by the laws of Florida and you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Florida courts.

FlipSide’s Age Policy and Account Policy

In order to use FlipSide you must be at least 13 years of age.

At account creation you will create a username and a password. Your username will be unique, non-offensive, and not created using the name or likeness of another. You agree to keep your password secure and to change it from time to time. Any activity that occurs under your screen name and account is your sole responsibility. You agree that you will not harass, intimidate, threaten or impersonate other FlipSide users. You also agree not to engage in any illegal or unauthorized conduct and agree to comply with all local laws that may be applicable to you regarding acceptable online conduct, behavior and content usage.

Limitation of Liability

The Service is made available to you for your convenience on an “as is” and “as available” basis. FLIPSIDE DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, RELIABILITY OR NON-INFRINGEMENT) REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OR THE CONTENTS OF THE SERVICE OR THE SOFTWARE. FlipSide does not warrant or represent that the Service will be free of all viruses. You understand that the Service may not perform with complete functionality, may be undergoing testing, may be inconsistently available, may have software “bugs” and may have other issues affecting availability and functionality. In addition to all other disclaimers and limitations of liability contained in these Terms of Use, you specifically agree that FlipSide is not liable for any of the above issues. Moreover, you understand that FlipSide does not warrant or represent that the Service and/or the Software will work on all mobile phones, will be compatible with all mobile phone networks and/or will be available in all geographical areas.

FlipSide shall not be liable for any loss or damage, whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising out of the use of or the inability to use the service or the software, or the results or the contents thereof, to the greatest extent permitted by law.

If you are dissatisfied with the Service or the Software, or have any other disputes or claims with or against FlipSide with respect to the Service or the Software or these Terms of Use, then your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Service and/or the Software.

Modifications

We are continuously developing the features and functionality of FlipSide. Consequently, we reserve the right to modify these terms of service at any time at our sole discretion. You agree to be bound to such alterations when you use FlipSide and the alterations shall be effective at the time of posting on FlipSide.com. It is important that you review these Terms of Service regularly on FlipSide.com to ensure you are updated on any modifications to these terms. If you are dissatisfied with or do not agree to abide by any altered Terms of Service, your sole remedy should be to close your account on FlipSide and discontinue use of our service.