Terms of Service

Terms of Service
Americasdiary.com ("America's Diary", "we", "our" "website" and "us") is an online service provided for its members, readers and visitors also known as "users". By choosing to register as a member of this website and by using this website as a visitor, you acknowledge that you agree to these terms. In order to become a member of this site you must read and agree to these terms. If you do not agree to these terms, do not use this website. These terms may change at any time without notice. Any violations of these terms will result in your immediate loss of permission to use this site.

Membership
In order to become a member of Americasdiary.com you must be at least 14 years of age. If we believe that, you are under 14 years of age or that you have misrepresented your age, your membership will be terminated without warning. You warrant that all information that you provide during registration is accurate and truthful. Any use of this site for purposes that violate any laws or regulations is strictly prohibited. You may terminate your membership at any time. We also may terminate your membership at any time with or without reason, notice or liability.

Prohibited Content and Activity
Content and activities, which are not permitted on Americasdiary.com, include but are not limited to the examples listed below. We reserve the right to, investigate and take action against anyone who in our sole discretion violates these terms which may include taking appropriate legal action, notifying law enforcement and terminating the membership of those who violate these terms.
The below examples represent but are not limited to content or activities, which are not permitted and will not be tolerated on Americasdiary.com:
 Any content which advocates violence or harm to another person.
 Any content containing nudity or links to adult websites.
 Any posting or use of content that is or appears to be child pornography.
 Any content that uses the unauthorized work of another person’s copyrighted material or works. This includes linking to websites or other computers for the purpose of illegally using another person's copyrighted materials or works.
 Any content which is offensive and promotes racism, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual.
 Using this site to promote or post content about another person, which is false or misleading or promotes conduct that is abusive or threatening.
 Any content or activity that promotes or solicits criminal activities of any sort, including but not limited to the marketing, soliciting or promoting of illegal weapons, drugs, gambling, child pornography or violence of any kind.
 The use of any content, program or activity which is used for the purpose of transmitting "junk mail" or "spam" via our website.
 Commercial activities of any sort are not permitted on Americasdiary.com without our written consent.
 Posting of pictures, videos or other media of individuals without their consent.
 Posting of any content that violates the privacy rights, copyrights, trademarks or any other rights of any person.
 Advertising or soliciting products through this website without written permission.
 Attempting to modify or circumvent our security measures, software or other technologies used to operate this website.
 Using any means to disrupt our services.
 Attempting to gain unauthorized access, placing viruses or unsolicited programming on any computer or computer network associated with Americasdiary.com.
 Impersonating or attempting to impersonate a member of this site or any other person or representative of any entity.
 Unauthorized use of another's account, user-id, password, any part thereof, sharing your password, or permitting another to use your account.
 Using Americasdiary.com in any way that violates any applicable laws or regulations.

Disclaimers
Americasdiary.com is not responsible for and makes no warranties, express or implied, as to the content or the accuracy and reliability of the content posted on our website. Member accounts and our website may contain links to other websites. Americasdiary.com is not responsible for the content, accuracy or opinions expressed on such websites. When you access these third party sites, you do so at your own risk. The use of this web site and the reliance upon any information contained herein is at your own risk. Americasdiary.com is not responsible for the conduct of any user of our website, whether online or offline.
Under no circumstances shall Americasdiary.com be responsible for any loss or damage, including personal injury or death, resulting from use of our website or services or from the conduct of any of users of this website whether online of offline. Americasdiary.com does not make any guarantees or promises as to the functionality of our website and our services are provided "as-is". Changes to this website may be made at any time.

Limitation on Liability
In no event shall Amerciasdiary.com, its suppliers, or any third party mentioned at this site be liable to you or any third party for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damages, including lost profit damages arising from your use of or inability to use our website.

Privacy Notice
America's Diary views the private information that our members share with us as very important. We do not sell, rent, or loan any identifiable information regarding our users to any third party. Any information you give us is held with the utmost care and security and will not be used in ways to which you have not consented.

Use of Information
America's Diary will collect only personal information about individuals when specifically and knowingly provided by such individuals. Examples of such information are: name, postal address, e-mail address, phone number, birth date, age and sex.
America's Diary may share non-personal information regarding its users with partners or other third parties, but does not sell or share any information at the individual user level.

Cookies
Certain non-personal information may collected by America's Diary or a third party vendor through the use of "cookies". Cookies are files that your web browser places on your computer's hard drive. Cookies are used to keep track of your visit to our site for statistical purposes in order to provide better service. These cookies are stored temporarily, and are erased at the end of your session. America's Diary does not use cookies to retrieve personal information about you from your computer.

Personal Information in Diary Entries
Users should be aware that if you place personal information such as email addresses, user name, etc. in a diary entry, that information becomes public and can be collected and used by third parties or individuals and may result in unsolicited messages from individuals or third parties who have gathered this information. America's Diary recommends that you do not place information in your diary entries which you do not wish to become public. America's Diary has no control over the use of information which you choose to make public through your diary entries by third parties. In addition, there may be links to third party sites on our website. America's Diary holds no responsibility for the privacy policies or practices of these third party sites.
By visiting and participating in our online diary service you indicate that you agree with the above stated Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with this policy, please do not use this site. America's Diary reserves the right to change this policy at any time. This statement and the policies outlined herein are not intended to and do not create any contractual or other legal rights in or on behalf of any party.

Copyrights
Americasdiary.com may contain copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information, including, but not limited to, text, software, graphics, and the entire contents of Americasdiary.com are copyrighted as a collective work under United States copyright laws. Each member holds individual copyright to his or her respective online diaries. Users of this site may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, no copying, redistribution, retransmission, publication or commercial exploitation of downloaded material will be permitted without the express written permission of Americasdiary.com and the copyright owner. In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication of copyrighted material, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademarks legend or copyright notice shall be made. Users acknowledge that it does not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material.