Terms & Conditions

IMPORTANT! These Terms of Use govern your use of this site, which is provided by Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group. By accessing this site, you are indicating your acknowledgment and acceptance of these terms of use. These terms of use are subject to change by Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group at any time at our discretion. Your use of this site after such changes are implemented constitutes your acknowledgment and acceptance of the changes. Please consult these terms of use regularly.

Access to this site:

You agree to use this site only for the lawful purposes described in more detail in the “Restrictions on Use” section below. You agree not to take any action that might compromise the security of the site, render the site inaccessible to others or otherwise cause damage to the site or the Content. You agree not to add to, subtract from, or otherwise modify the Content, or to attempt to access any Content that is not intended for you. You agree not to use the site in any manner that might interfere with the rights of third parties. To access this site or some of the resources it has to offer, you may be asked to provide certain registration details or other information. It is a condition of your use of this site that all the information you provide on this site will be correct, current, and complete. If Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group believes the information you provide is not correct, current, or complete, we have the right to refuse you access to this site or any of its resources, and to terminate or suspend your access at any time, without notice.

Restrictions on Use:

This site is provided solely for non-commercial, personal use, and/or so that you may learn about Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group and the services we provide. You may not use this site for any other purpose, including any commercial purpose, without Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group’s express prior written consent. For example, you may not (and may not authorize any other party to) (i) co-brand this site, or (ii) frame this site, or (iii) hyperlink to this site, without the express prior written permission of an authorized representative of Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group. For purposes of these Terms of Use, “co-branding” means to display a name, logo, trademark, or other means of attribution or identification of any party in such a manner as is reasonably likely to give a user the impression that such other party has the right to display, publish, or distribute this site or Content accessible within this site. You agree to cooperate with Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group in causing any unauthorized co-branding, framing or hyper-linking immediately to cease.

Proprietary information:

Trademarks

The material and Content accessible from this site, and any other World Wide Web site owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group is the proprietary information of Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group or the party that provided the Content to Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group and Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group or the party that provided the Content to Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group retains all right, title, and interest in the Content. Accordingly, the Content may not be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way without the prior written consent of Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group or unless authorized in writing elsewhere on our site, except that you may print out a copy of the Content solely for your personal use. You are prohibited from using any of the marks or logos appearing throughout the site without the express written permission of Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group.

Copyrights

This site and its Content are protected by U.S. and/or foreign copyright laws and belong to Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group or its partners, affiliates, contributors or third parties. The copyrights for the Content are owned by Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group or other copyright owners who have authorized their use on this site. You may download and reprint Content for non-commercial, non-public, personal use only (If you are browsing this site as an employee or member of any business or organization, you may download and re-print Content only for educational or other non-commercial purposes within your business or organization, except as otherwise permitted by Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group, for example, in certain password-restricted areas of the site). You may not manipulate or alter images or other Content on the site.

Hyperlinks

This site may be hyper-linked to other sites which are not maintained by, or related to, Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group. The inclusion of any hyperlink to a third-party site does not imply endorsement, sponsorship, or recommendation by Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group. Hyperlinks to such sites are provided as a service to users and are not sponsored by or affiliated with this site or Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group. Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group has not reviewed any or all such sites and is not responsible for the content of those sites. Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group also makes no representations about the availability of hyperlinked sites. Hyperlinks are to be accessed at the user’s own risk, and Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group makes no representations or warranties about the content, completeness or accuracy of these hyperlinks or the sites hyperlinked to this site. If you hyperlink to a site, please be aware that you will leave Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group’s website and will become subject to the rules and conditions of the linked site(s). We recommend that you make yourself aware of the Terms of Use of any sites you link to from Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group’s site.

Downloading material

You understand that Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the Internet will be free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that may manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to this site for the reconstruction of any lost data. Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group does not assume any responsibility or risk for your use of the Internet.

Disclaimer

THE INFORMATION AND SERVICES OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE AND BY CHARLES IN CHARGE LLC DBA INFORMATION XCHANGE GROUP AND ANY THIRD-PARTY SITES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR ANY OF ITS FUNCTIONS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT ANY PART OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING BULLETIN BOARDS, OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE IT AVAILABLE, ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

WE DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE SITE OR MATERIALS ON THIS SITE OR ON THIRD-PARTY SITES IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE.

Limitation on liability

Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group, its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, service providers, content providers, employees, agents, officers, and directors will not be liable for any incidental, direct, indirect, punitive, actual, consequential, special, exemplary, or other damages, including loss of revenue or income, pain and suffering, emotional distress, or similar damages, even if the company has been advised of the possibility of such damages. In no event will the collective liability of company and its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, service providers, content providers, employees, agents, officers, and directors, to any party (regardless of the form of action, whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) exceed  $100 or the amount you have paid to company for the applicable content, product or service out of which liability.

Indemnity

You will indemnify and hold Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group, its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, content providers, service providers, employees, agents, officers, directors, and contractors (hereinafter known as the “Indemnified Parties”) harmless from any breach of these Terms of Use by you, including any use of Content other than as expressly authorized in these Terms of Use. You agree that the Indemnified Parties will have no liability in connection with any such breach or unauthorized use, and you agree to indemnify any and all resulting loss, damages, judgments, awards, costs, expenses, and attorney’s fees of the Indemnified Parties in connection therewith. You will also indemnify and hold the Indemnified Parties harmless from and against any claims brought by third parties arising out of your use of the information accessed from this site.

Information you provide

You may not post, send, submit, publish, or transmit in connection with this site any material that:

  1. You do not have the right to post, including proprietary material of any third party
  2. Advocates illegal activity or discusses an intent to commit an illegal act
  3. Is vulgar, obscene, pornographic, or indecent
  4. Does not pertain directly to this site
  5. Threatens or abuses others, libels, defames, invades privacy, stalks, is obscene, pornographic, racist, abusive, harassing, threatening or offensive
  6. Infringes any intellectual property or other right of any entity or person, including violating anyone’s copyrights or trademarks or their rights of publicity
  7. Violates any law or may be considered to violate any law
  8. Impersonates or misrepresents your connection to any other entity or person or otherwise manipulates headers or identifiers to disguise the origin of the content
  9. Advertises any commercial endeavor (e.g., offering for sale products or services) or otherwise engages in any commercial activity (e.g., conducting raffles or contests, displaying sponsorship banners, and/or soliciting goods or services) except as may be specifically authorized on this site
  10. Solicits funds, advertisers, or sponsors
  11. Includes programs which contain viruses, worms and/or Trojan horses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications
  12. Disrupts the normal flow of dialogue, causes a screen to scroll faster than other users are able to type, or otherwise act in a way which affects the ability of other people to engage in real time activities via this site
  13. Includes MP3 format files
  14. Amounts to a ‘pyramid’ or similar scheme
  15. Disobeys any policy or regulations established from time to time regarding use of this site or any networks connected to this site
  16. Contains hyper-links to other sites that contain content that falls within the descriptions set forth above

Although under no obligation to do so, Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group reserves the right to monitor use of this site to determine compliance with these Terms of Use, as well as the right to remove or refuse any information for any reason. You acknowledge and agree that neither Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group nor any third party that provides Content to Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group will assume or have any liability for any action or inaction by Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group or such third party with respect to any Submission.

Security

You are prohibited from using any services or facilities provided in connection with this site to compromise security or tamper with system resources and/or accounts. The use or distribution of tools designed for compromising security (e.g., password guessing programs, cracking tools, or network probing tools) is strictly prohibited. If you become involved in any violation of system security, the Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group reserves the right to release your details to system administrators at other sites in order to assist them in resolving security incidents. Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group reserves the right to investigate suspected violations of these Terms of Use. Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group reserves the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group to disclose the identity of anyone posting any e-mail messages, publishing or otherwise making available any materials that are believed to violate these Terms of Use. By accepting this agreement you waive and hold harmless Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group from any claims resulting from any action taken by Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group during or as a result of its investigations and/or from any actions taken as a consequence of investigations by either the company or law enforcement authorities.

Claims of copyright infringement

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (the “DMCA”) provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under the U.S. copyright law. If you believe in good faith that materials hosted by Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group infringe your copyright, you, or your agent may send to Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group a notice requesting that the material be removed or access to it be blocked. Any notification by a copyright owner or a person authorized to act on its behalf that fails to comply with requirements of the DMCA shall not be considered sufficient notice and shall not be deemed to confer upon Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group’s actual knowledge of facts or circumstances from which infringing material or acts are evident. If you believe in good faith that a notice of copyright infringement has been wrongly filed against you, the DMCA permits you to send a counter-notice to Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group. All notices and counter notices must meet the current statutory requirements imposed by the DMCA; see http://www.loc.gov/copyright for details.

Dispute Resolution

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California. If any provision of this agreement shall be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

Class Action Waiver

You may only resolve disputes with us on an individual basis and may not bring a claim as a plaintiff or a class member in a class, consolidated, or representative action. Class arbitrations, class actions, private attorney general actions, and consolidation with other arbitrations are not allowed. The arbitrator may not consolidate more than one person’s claims, and may not otherwise preside over any form of a class or representative proceeding or claims (such as a class action, consolidated action or private attorney general action) unless all relevant parties specifically agree to do so following initiation of the arbitration.

Severability

If any clause within the Terms of Service (other than the Class Action Waiver clause above) is found to be illegal or unenforceable, that clause will be severed from the Terms of Service, and the remainder of these Terms of Service will be given full force and effect. If the Class Action Waiver clause is found to be illegal or unenforceable, the dispute will be decided by a court.

Miscellaneous

These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement among the parties relating to this subject matter. Any additional terms and conditions, such as our Privacy Policy and other disclosures, on this site will govern the items to which they pertain. Charles In Charge LLC dba Information Xchange Group may revise these Terms of Use at any time by updating this posting.