Terms Of Use

Please read these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”, “Terms and Conditions”) carefully before using our website (the “Site”), operated by Guidance Guide LLC, d/b/a Parental Guidance or Guidance Guide).

Your access to and use of the Site is conditioned upon your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users, experts and others who wish to use or access the Site. By accessing or using the Site you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the Terms then you do not have permission to access the Site.  

 

The terms “we”, “us”, and “Guidance Guide ” refer to Guidance Guide LLC. The terms “you” and “your” refer to you, as a visitor, expert, user or beneficiary of the Site.

 

We reserve the right to amend these Terms and any content on the site at any time and without prior notice to you. Each time you use this Site you agree to carefully review and be bound by the Terms, as amended from time to time.

USE OF THE SITE & PROHIBITIONS

You agree that you will use the Site in compliance with these Terms and with all applicable laws and regulations.

 

We, in our sole discretion, have the right to remove content and suspend, terminate, deactivate or refuse registration or access to your account at any time, without notice and without liability, for any reason, including but not limited to violation of these Terms, posting or engaging in content that is unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party's intellectual property rights, and any activity that does not align with our corporate mission.

 

We reserve the right to monitor and review your account, content and activity for compliance with these Terms. You may view, print and download for informational purposes only, content from the Site for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions below and elsewhere in these Terms. You are always subject to the following Site rules:

 

  • (a) you must not use our Site, including its services and or tools if you are not able to form legally binding contracts, are under the age of 18, or are temporarily or indefinitely suspended from using our Site, services, or tools
  • (b) you must not post any blogs, items, messages, and or contents that are inappropriate or fail to observe a sense of decency and/or could offend other persons;
  • (c) you must not republish, sell, rent or sub-license any materials from the Site including republication on any other website without our written approval;
  • (d) you must not collect and disclose information about users’ personal information;
  • (e) you must not reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on our Site for any commercial purpose;
  • (f) you must not post false, inaccurate, misleading, defamatory, or libelous content;
  • (g) you must not take any action that may damage the rating or badge system;
  • (h) You must not use our Site in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or that is in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

ACCOUNT

When you create an account with us, you guarantee that you are above the age of 18 or are creating an account with the permission of your legal guardian, and that the information you provide us is accurate, complete, and current at all times. Innacurate, incomplete, or obsolete information may result in the immediate termination of your account on the Site.

 

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You agree to notify us immediately if you suspect any unauthorized use of your account or profile or access to your password. You may not use as a username a name that is offensive, vulgar or obscene. Any information provided by you or gathered by the site or third parties during any visit to the Site shall be subject to our Privacy Policy. You may not register for more than one account or register for an account on behalf of an individual other than yourself or register an account on behalf of any group or entity. You may not use or attempt to use another's account.

NON-COMMERCIAL USE BY MEMBERS; INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

The materials displayed on this Site including but not limited to, all trademarks, service marks, text, audio, video, images, photographs, multimedia content, illustrations, artwork, and other material, graphics, names, logos, icons, layouts, arrangements, displays, HTML, other mark-up languages, and all scripts and software within the Site, are property of Guidance Guide or their licensors and are protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws.  This Site is strictly for your personal use. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute in any way any material from the Site, including but not limited to any text, images, audio, video or code software, for any business, commercial or public purpose.  You agree not to interrupt or attempt to interrupt the operation of this Site in any way.  You must obtain the prior written consent of Guidance Guide for any other such use.  Modification or use of any of the foregoing for any other purpose is a violation of copyright and other proprietary rights and such use is strictly prohibited.  

 

You hereby acknowledge that Guidance Guide owns all right title and interest in and to, and you do not own any right, title, or interest in or to the Site or the Site’s content, including the product review content and any photographs or images. "Public Content" refers to information that you submit or post to or through the site and/or service for public display, such as photos, comments, reviews, and your public profile information. By submitting Public Content or any other content on the Site or otherwise through the service, you hereby do and shall grant Guidance Guide a worldwide, non-exclusive, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully paid, sub-licensable and transferable license to use, copy, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, perform, and otherwise fully exploit the content in connection with the Site, the service and Guidance Guide (and its successors and assigns') business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Site (and derivative works thereof) or the service in any media formats and through any media channels (including, without limitation, third party websites and feeds). You also hereby do and shall grant each user of the Site and/or the service a non-exclusive license to access your Public Content through the Site and the service, and to use, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform such content in connection with their se of the Site and service.

 

LINKS & FRAMINGS

 

Illegal and/or unauthorized use of the Site, including unauthorized framing of or linking to the Site will be investigated, and appropriate legal action may be taken. Some links, however, are welcome to the site and you are allowed to establish hyperlink to appropriate part within the site provided that: (i) you post your link only within the forum, chat or message board section; (ii) you do not remove or obscure any advertisements, copyright notices or other notices on the placed at the Site; (iii) the link does not state or imply any sponsorship or endorsement of your site and (iv) you immediately stop providing any links to the site on written notice from us. However, you must check the copyright notice on the homepage to which you wish to link to make sure that one of our content providers does not have its own policies regarding direct links to their content on our Site.

YOUR COMMUNICATIONS

You are responsible for the content of your communications, messages and posts, and its consequences. We encourage an open exchange of information and ideas that will include information and opinions from a variety of individuals and organizations other than us. We do not endorse or guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of any posting, regardless of whether the posting comes from a user, from a celebrity, "expert", or from a member of our staff.

By participating on the Site, you agree not to post or transmit any material that, in our sole discretion, is defamatory, abusive, obscene, threatening or unlawful, or any material that infringes on the rights of others or contains any virus or other computer programming routine which may interfere with or damage the Site or otherwise interrupt on the ability of others to use or enjoy the Site. We reserve the right to delete, move or edit any posts or content.  You agree not to use the foregoing inappropriate content in connection with the Site, Guidance Guide or any of its programs and product sponsors on any third party websites, blogs, videos or other platforms.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE SITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITH NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW. GUIDANCE GUIDE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT.  YOU ASSUME ABSOLUTE RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THIS SITE.

GUIDANCE GUIDE DOES NOT REPRESENT THAT THE USE OF AND FUNCTIONS ON THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, THAT DEFECTS IN OR ON THE SITE WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE SITE AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.  GUIDANCE GUIDE DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING USE OF THE PRODUCTS DISCUSSED ON THE SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, SAFETY, SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.  YOU ASSUME ALL RISK ASSOCIATED WITH RELIANCE ON SITE MATERIALS, INFORMATION AND ANY OTHER CONTENT AVAILABLE ON THE SITE.

GUIDANCE GUIDE WILL NOT BE LIABLE IN ANY WAY FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SITE, OR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION POSTED, EMAILED OR OTHERWISE TRANSMITTED TO OR FROM THE SITE.

IF YOU FIND ANY CONTENT ON THE SITE OBJECTIONABLE, DO NOT USE THE SITE.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL GUIDANCE GUIDE, ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE MEMBERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, PARTNERS OR SPONSORS BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THE SITE OR THE INFORMATION OR CONTENT AVAILABLE ON OR WITHIN THE SITE, EVEN IF ANY OF THE FOREGOING HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY DAMAGES.  

IN ALL CIRCUMSTANCES GUIDANCE GUIDE’S MAXIMUM LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO $100. GUIDANCE GUIDE SHALL NOT, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM OR ACTION WHICH EXCEEDS THIS LIABILITY LIMIT.

 

NON-ASSIGNMENT OF RIGHTS

 

We may assign this Agreement without notice.

WAIVER AND SEVERABILITY OF TERMS

Failure of the Guidance Guide to insist upon strict performance of any of the terms, conditions and covenants hereof shall not be deemed a relinquishment or waiver of any rights or remedy that the we may have, nor shall it be construed as a waiver of any subsequent breach of the terms, conditions or covenants hereof, which terms, conditions and covenants shall continue to be in full force and effect. No waiver by either party of any breach of any provision hereof shall be deemed a waiver of any subsequent or prior breach of the same or any other provision.

In the event that any provision of these Terms of Use is found invalid or unenforceable pursuant to any judicial decree or decision, such provision shall be deemed to apply only to the maximum extent permitted by law, and the remainder of these Terms of Use shall remain valid and enforceable according to its terms.

ENTIRE AGREEMENT

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantive laws of Colorado, without any reference to conflict-of-laws principles. The Agreement describes and encompasses the entire agreement between us and you, and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous agreements, representations, warranties and understandings with respect to the Site, the contents and materials provided by or through the Site, and the subject matter of this Agreement.

CHOICE OF LAW; JURISDICTION; FORUM

Any dispute, controversy or difference which may arise between the parties out of, in relation to or in connection with these Terms is hereby irrevocably submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Denver, Colorado, to the exclusion of any other courts without giving effect to its conflict of laws, forum non-conveniens provisions or your residence state or country of residence.

 

TERM

 

This Agreement will remain in full force and effect during your use of the Site. All provisions referencing intellectual property, proprietary information and ownership, disclaimers and limitations of liability shall survive termination of this agreement for any reason and shall remain in full force and effect in perpetuity. We may terminate your membership for any reason at any time.