GoQ&A-Terms&Conditions

Terms of Service
Last Updated: May 18, 2016

Welcome to GoQ&A. These Terms of Service ("Terms") govern your access to and use of the services, websites, and applications offered by GoQ&A (collectively, the "Service"). Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. The Terms may be amended by GoQ&A from time to time. The most current version will always be on this page (or such other page as the Service may indicate). If the revision, in GoQ&A’s sole discretion, is material GoQ&A will notify you via posting to our website. By your continuing use of this website, you are deemed to agree to these amendments. These Terms apply to all who access the Service ("Users").

Use of Our Service

You may use the Service only if you can form a binding contract with GoQ&A, and only in compliance with these Terms and all applicable local, state, national, and international laws, rules and regulations. You must provide accurate information, including your first and last name, when you create your account on GoQ&A. While GoQ&A strives to create the most user-friendly and collaborative experience possible, all aspects of the Service are subject to change or elimination at GoQ&A's sole discretion. You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use to access the Service and for any activities or actions under your password. We encourage you to use "strong" passwords (that use a combination of upper and lower case letters, numbers and symbols) with your account. GoQ&A will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this instruction. You must notify GoQ&A immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account. You represent that you are over the age of thirteen (13) years old. If you are over thirteen, but under the legal age of majority, your parent or legal guardian must consent to these Terms and Privacy Policy, and affirm that they accept this Agreement on behalf of, and bear all legal and financial responsibility and liability for your use of the Service.

Rules

You must not do any of the following while accessing or using the Service: (i) use the Service for any unlawful purposes or for promotion of illegal activities (ii) access or search or attempt to access or search the Service by any means (automated or non-automated) other than through the currently available, published interfaces that are provided by GoQ&A (and only pursuant to these Terms), unless you have been specifically allowed to do so in a separate Terms with GoQ&A (crawling the Service is permissible in accordance with these Terms, but scraping the Service without the prior written consent of GoQ&A except as permitted by these Terms is expressly prohibited); (iii) forge any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or posting, or in any way use the Service to create altered, deceptive or false source-identifying information; or (iv) interfere with or disrupt (or attempt to do so) the access of any user, host or network, including, without limitation, sending invalid data, virus, worms, overloading, flooding, spamming, mail-bombing the Service, or by scripting the creation of Content in such a manner as to interfere with or create an undue burden on the Service; (v) use to Service to spam anyone;; (vi) access or interfere with non-public areas of the Service, GoQ&A’s computer systems or the servers running the Service; (vii) collecting or harvesting any personally identifiable information, including account names, from the Service; (viii) using the Service for any commercial solicitation purposes without GoQ&A’s written permission; (ix) impersonating another person or otherwise misrepresenting your affiliation with a person or entity(xi) probe, scan or test the vulnerability of any system or network or breach or circumvent any security or authentication measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Service or use of the Service or the content therein.

Your License

Areas of the Service allow you to submit, post and display information, text, graphics or other materials ("User Content"). You retain ownership of all User Content you submit, post, display or otherwise make available on the Service. By submitting, posting or displaying User Content on or through the Service, you grant GoQ&A a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license (with the right to sublicense) to use, copy, reproduce, process, adapt, modify, publish, transmit, display and distribute such User Content. This license is limited to providing the Service. Your User Content will not be used for publicity, advertising or any public statements without your prior consent. You agree that this license includes the right for other users with permitted access to your User Content to use your User Content in conjunction with participation in the Service and as permitted through the functionality of the Service. You are solely responsible for your User Content that you upload, publish, display, link to or otherwise make available (hereinafter, "post") on the Service, and you agree that we are only acting as a passive conduit for your online distribution and publication of your User Content. You warrant, represent and agree that you will not post User Content that: (i) infringes, violates or otherwise interferes with any copyright or trademark of another party, (ii) reveals any trade secret, unless the trade secret belongs to you or you have the owner's permission to disclose it, (iii) infringes any intellectual property right of another or the privacy or publicity rights of another, (iv) is libelous, defamatory, abusive, threatening, harassing, hateful, offensive, humiliating to other people (publicly or otherwise) or otherwise violates any law or right of any third party, (v) creates an impression that you know is incorrect, misleading, or deceptive, including by impersonating others or otherwise misrepresenting your affiliation with a person or entity; (vi) contains other people's private or personally identifiable information without their express authorization and permission, (vii) violates any school or other applicable policy, including those related to cheating or ethics, and/or (viii) contains or links to a virus, trojan horse, worm, time bomb or other computer programming routine or engine that is intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or information. GoQ&A reserves the right in its discretion to remove any User Content from the Service, suspend or terminate your account at any time, or pursue any other remedy or relief available under equity or law if you post any User Content that violates these provisions.

GoQ&A’s License

Subject to these Terms, GoQ&A grants you a worldwide, non-exclusive, non-assignable, revocable, license to use the Service as it is provided to you by GoQ&A for your personal, non-commercial use only. Your User Content will be viewable by other users of the Service. You should only provide User Content that you are comfortable sharing with others under these Terms. GoQ&A takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any User Content that you or any other User or third party posts or sends over the Service. You shall be solely responsible for your own User Content and the consequences of posting or publishing it. You understand and agree that any loss or damage of any kind that occurs as a result of the use of any User Content that you send, upload, download, stream, post, transmit, display, or otherwise make available or access through your use of the Service, is solely your responsibility. You understand that if you do not have the right to submit User Content, your publication and re-publication of that User Content may subject you to liability. GoQ&A reserves the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information as we reasonably believe is necessary to (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, (ii) enforce the Terms, including investigation of potential violations hereof, (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, (iv) respond to user support requests, or (v) protect the rights, property or safety of GoQ&A, its users and the public.

Proprietary Rights

All right, title and interest in and to the Service (excluding your User Content), are and will remain the exclusive property of GoQ&A and its licensors. All materials therein, including, without limitation, software, images, text, graphics, illustrations, logos, patents, trademarks, service marks, copyrights, photographs, audio, videos, music, and all intellectual property rights related thereto, are the exclusive property of GoQ&A and its licensors (including other Users who post User Content to the Service). The Service is protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of both the United States and foreign countries. Except as explicitly provided herein, nothing in these Terms gives you a right to use the GoQ&A name or any of the GoQ&A trademarks, logos, domain names and other distinctive brand features. Any feedback, comments, or suggestions you may provide regarding the Service is entirely voluntary and we will be free to use such feedback, comments or suggestions without any obligation to you. The Service may include advertisements, which may be targeted to the User Content or information on the Service, queries made through the Service, or other information. The types and extent of advertising on the Service are subject to change. In consideration for GoQ&A granting you access to and use of the Service, you agree that GoQ&A and its third party providers and partners may place such advertising on the Service. You may have the opportunity to opt-out of advertising. We do not give your User Content or information to advertisers without your consent.

Third-Party Links

The Service may contain links to third-party websites, and other resources that are not owned or controlled by GoQ&A. These links do not imply any endorsement by GoQ&A does not endorse or the assumption of any responsibility for any such third-party sites, information, materials, products, or services. If you access a third party website or resource from the Service, you do so at your own risk, and you understand that these Terms and GoQ&A's Privacy Policy do not apply to your use of such links. You expressly relieve GoQ&A from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website, service, or content. You acknowledge and agree that GoQ&A is not responsible or liable for: (i) the availability or accuracy of such websites or resources; or (ii) the content, products, or services on or available from such websites or resources.

Disclaimers and Indemnity

Your access to and use of the Service or any User Content is at your own risk. You understand and agree that the Service is provided to you on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis. We make no warranty and disclaim all responsibility and liability for the completeness, accuracy, availability, timeliness, security or reliability of the Service or any content thereon. GoQ&A will not be responsible or liable for any harm to your computer system, loss of data, or other harm that results from your access to or use of the Service, or any User Content. You also agree that GoQ&A has no responsibility or liability for the deletion of, or the failure to store or to transmit, any User Content and other communications maintained by the Service. We make no warranty that the Service will meet your requirements or be available on an uninterrupted, secure, or error-free basis. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained from GoQ&A or through the Service, will create any warranty not expressly made herein. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, GoQ&A AND ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS AND LICENSORS WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF PROFITS, DATA, USE, GOOD-WILL, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, RESULTING FROM (i) YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICE; (ii) ANY CONDUCT OR CONTENT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OR THIRD PARTIES; (iii) ANY CONTENT OBTAINED FROM THE SERVICE; AND (iv) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, USE OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR CONTENT, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, WHETHER OR NOT GoQ&A HAS BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE, AND EVEN IF A REMEDY SET FORTH HEREIN IS FOUND TO HAVE FAILED OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE. If anyone brings a claim against us related to your actions or User Content on the Service, or actions or User Content by or from someone using your account, you will indemnify and hold us harmless from and against all damages, losses, and expenses of any kind (including reasonable legal fees and costs) related to such claim.

General

These Terms, together with any amendments and additional agreements you may enter into with GoQ&A in connection with the Service, shall constitute the entire agreement between you and GoQ&A concerning the Service. If any provision of these Terms is deemed invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms, which shall remain in full force and effect. These Terms supersede and replace any prior agreements between GoQ&A and you regarding the Service. No waiver of any term of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term, and GoQ&A's failure to assert any right or provision under these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. These Terms, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by GoQ&A without restriction. Any attempted transfer or assignment in violation hereof shall be null and void.

Changes to Our Terms of Service

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material we will try to provide at least 60 days' notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Terms or GoQ&A’s practices, please contact us at support@goqna.com.