Terms & Conditions
Welcome to Earthlings Connect!
These terms and conditions apply to the services available from the domain and sub-domains of www.earthlingsconnect.com (together, the “Site”). You are contracting with Earthlings Connect, a California company, known in this User Agreement as “Earthlings Connect”, “we”, “us” or “our”. Your use of our services is governed by the following terms and conditions. By becoming a user of Earthlings Connect, you are indicating your agreement to accept and abide by all of the terms and conditions of this User. The User Agreement constitutes a legally binding agreement between you and Earthlings Connect. This User Agreement is valid from October 2019 and is effective upon acceptance for new users.
There is a one-time non-refundable membership fee of $9.95 per profile. You are allowed 10 images which can be changed anytime. One major rule – no pornography! If your profile is reported, and admin finds pornography, your profile will be deleted with no refund of membership fee, so keep it clean. Your profile can be used as a merchant or for personal uses.
When creating your profile be sure to include as many categories as you feel comfortable with to increase your chances of being found by like-minded other users. If you would like a category added that describes you or your lifestyle then email email@example.com to be added. Please give 72 hours to accommodate your request.
Using Earthlings Connect
You may not use the Site if you are under the age of 18 and do not have permission from your parent or legal guardian to do so, if you are not able to form legally binding contract, or if your Earthlings Connect user status has been suspended.
If you are registering with Earthlings Connect as a merchant, you represent that you have the authority to legally bind that entity. If you are trading as a business on Earthlings Connect, you must comply with all applicable laws relating to online trading in your location. We will commence supplying our services to you as soon as you accept this User Agreement.
Abusing Earthlings Connect
Earthlings Connect and the Earthlings Connect community work together to keep the site working properly and the community safe. Any problems, offensive content or policy breaches should be reported to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We also reserve the right to cancel accounts for breach of policies. You agree not to hold Earthlings Connect responsible for any loss you may incur as a result of Earthlings Connect taking actions described above.
In registering as an Earthlings Connect user, you agree to receive non-commercial email communications from us and we reserve the right to send these to all users who have not specifically opted out of receiving email from the site using the links supplied for this purpose within all email communications sent.
As your profile is viewable to the public, we advise you to not list any personal information you do not want the public to see. You are responsible for your own profile data.
Nothing in this User Agreement shall limit or exclude our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation, for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence or the negligence of our agents or employees or for any other liability that cannot be limited or excluded by law. You cannot and will not hold Earthlings Connect responsible for other users’ actions or inactions.
In cases where you have a dispute with one or more users, you release us (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising from or in any way connected with such disputes.
Note that views and opinions expressed within comments or anywhere else on the site by users are not those of Earthlings Connect or endorsed by Earthlings Connect.
Access and interference
Much of the information on the Site is updated on a real-time basis and is proprietary or is licensed to Earthlings Connect by our users or third parties. You agree that you will not use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access the Site for any purpose without our express written permission. Additionally, you agree that you will not: take any action that imposes or may impose (at our sole discretion) an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; copy, reproduce, modify, create derivative works from, distribute, or publicly display any content (except for your information) from the Site without the prior expressed written permission of Earthlings Connect and the appropriate third party, as applicable; interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any activities conducted on the Site; or bypass our robot exclusion headers or other measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Site.
You agree that you will only use the Site in accordance with the terms and conditions set out in this User Agreement. You will compensate us in full for any losses or costs (including reasonable legal fees) we incur which arise from any breach by you of this User Agreement.
No agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchisor-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this User Agreement.
All notices to Earthlings Connect shall be sent by email email@example.com. We shall send notices to you by email that you provided to Earthlings Connect when you registered as a user of Earthlings Connect. Notices sent to you by email shall be deemed to have been received by you 24 hours after they are sent, unless we receive notice that the email address is invalid.
Third party rights
A person who is not a party to this User Agreement has no right under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 to enforce any term of this User Agreement, but this does not affect any right or remedy of a third party specified in this User Agreement or which exists or is available apart from that Act.
You agree that the laws of the United States of America, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern the User Agreement and any claim or dispute that has arisen or may arise between you and Earthlings Connect, except as otherwise stated in the User Agreement.
We may amend this User Agreement at any time by posting the amended terms on www.earthlingsconnect.com. Our right to amend the User Agreement includes the right to modify, add to, or remove terms in the User Agreement. We will provide you 30 days’ notice by posting the amended terms. Additionally, we will notify you of significant changes through a site message and/or by email. Your continued access or use of our services constitutes your acceptance of the amended terms. We may also ask you to acknowledge your acceptance of the User Agreement through an electronic click-through.
The policies posted on our sites may be changed from time to time. Changes take effect when we post them on the Earthlings Connect site.