1. Ownership of Content on Trucks.com
Trucks.com websites may offer featured articles, pictures, information, digital images, games, surveys, contests and sweepstakes, advertising, logos, trademarks and other Content (collectively referred to hereinafter as “Content”), but excluding specifically User Content as defined below) we hope will be of interest to our visitors. Content may be in the form of text, data, music, sound, graphics, images, pictures, photographs, videos, software or other forms now known or later invented. Trucks.com makes no representations or warranties that the Content is available, appropriate or legal to access. Except for User Content (as hereinafter defined), all Content posted on or otherwise available via this site is owned by Trucks.com or used with authorization. Please feel free to browse the site, but you must respect the rules and restrictions set forth in these TOU and our intellectual property rights as set forth in these TOU. Please note that downloading software, information, data or images from this site does not give you title or other rights to such Content.
2. Restrictions on the Use of the Site
As a condition of using this site, you agree that you will not:
(a) Without the prior written consent of Trucks.com, modify, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works of, transfer or sell any Content;
(b) Submit, display, or transmit any User Content (as hereinafter defined) that infringes any payment, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party, or User Content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships;
(c) Submit, display, or transmit any User Content that exceeds Trucks.com’s capacity limits or for which you do not own or have the necessary and appropriate rights;
(d) Submit, display or transmit any spam, duplicative messages, unauthorized promotions or advertisements, surveys, contests, chain letters or pyramid schemes;
(e) Forge headers, create a false identity, or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to deceive others or disguise the origin of any User Content transmitted to or via the site;
(f) Use the site to threaten, defame, abuse, assault, stalk, harass or otherwise violate the rights of any other person or entity, including without limitation rights of privacy or publicity;
(g) Publish, post, display, offer or disseminate any profane, obscene, indecent, unlawful, terroristic, violent or hateful User Content;
(h) Collect, store, publish, post, sell, transmit, or disclose personal data about other users of the site; or
(i) Monitor or copy Content.
Site Security Use Restrictions
Trucks.com takes the security of this website seriously. Therefore, in addition to the restrictions set forth above, you may not:
(a) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this website or any activity or service on this website by using any robot, “bot,” spider, crawler, engine, device, software, tool, routine or any other automatic device or manual process of any like or kind without our written permission, or engage in any activity which interferes with the proper working of or access to this site or to any host or network;
(b) attempt to access data or information not intended for you or log on to a server or account that you are not authorized to access;
(c) access or attempt to access any system or servers on which the site is hosted or modify or alter the site in any way;
(d) upload or otherwise transmit files that contain viruses, worms, Trojan horses, malicious code, spyware, adware, sniffers, corrupted files, or similar software or programs;
(e) restrict or prevent any other user from using the site and/or any products, services, or Content posted on or offered through the site;
(f) post or upload User Content (as hereinafter defined) that disrupts the normal flow of dialogue with an excessive amount of User Content (flooding attack) to the site, or that otherwise negatively affects other users’ ability to use any Trucks.com website; or
(g) link to, frame, or otherwise reproduce this site or any other Trucks.com website without the prior written consent of Trucks.com.
Trucks.com reserves the right to investigate any violations of its system, network or website security, to involve and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in investigating such violations, and to prosecute violators to the fullest extent of the law.
Copyright to all Content on the site is either owned by Trucks.com or is licensed to Trucks.com. No Content or other material from this site may be copied, reproduced, published, republished, uploaded, posted, displayed, transmitted, modified, used to prepare derivative works, distributed or redistributed in any way in any medium whatsoever now known or later invented, except that you may download one copy of the material on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices. Any attempt to modify these materials or to use these materials for any other purpose constitutes a violation of our copyright and other proprietary rights, and may subject you to injunctive relief, statutory damages and other penalties. The use of any such material on any other website or networked computer environment is prohibited without the express written permission of Trucks.com.
4. Trademarks and Proprietary Rights Notices
All trademarks, logos, trade names or service marks (collectively the “Marks”) mentioned, used, or displayed on this site are either owned by Trucks.com or otherwise are authorized for our use. You may not display or reproduce the Marks other than with the prior written consent of Trucks.com. You may not remove, obscure or otherwise modify any copyright, trademark, confidentiality or other proprietary rights notices displayed on, embedded in, or otherwise appearing in any Content offered by, viewed on, or received through this site or any other Trucks.com website.
5. User Content
Some of our sites allow users to post, submit or display information, messages, suggestions, questions, comments, postings, advertisements, ratings, ideas, techniques, notes, know-how, drawings, concepts, designs, audio visual material, photographs and pictures (including pictures of the user and other representations of the user’s name and likeness), digital images, or other Content in any form (collectively “User Content”). By posting User Content on this site or any Trucks.com website, you hereby grant Trucks.com an unrestricted, transferable and sub-licensable, irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide and perpetual license to reproduce, distribute, publicly display, make derivative works of, and otherwise use the User Content in any media whatsoever now known or later invented throughout the world for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or not. You hereby disclaim any right to any compensation from Trucks.com in connection with Trucks.com’s exercise of its license rights in and to the User Content you have posted on this site or any other Trucks.com website. You acknowledge and agree that Trucks.com is under no obligation of confidence to you, and shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of any User Content. By posting the User Content on any site, you represent and warrant that you own the copyright in such User Content or that you have a legitimate license to post the User Content, including photographs or other audiovisual material, without any restrictions whatsoever.
Trucks.com has no obligation to monitor this site or any portion thereof. However, Trucks.com reserves the right to review any User Content and remove, delete, redact, or otherwise modify such User Content, in its sole discretion, at any time and from time to time, without notice or further obligation to you. Trucks.com has no obligation to display or post any User Content. Trucks.com reserves the right to disclose, at any time and from time to time, any information or User Content that Trucks.com deems necessary or appropriate to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, contractual obligation, legal, dispute process or governmental request. Trucks.com shall have no liability in connection with any User Content submitted to, transmitted via, or displayed or posted on this site.
You must meet any age, geographic or other eligibility requirements specified at each site to subscribe to a newsletter, member account or service that we offer, to participate in certain contests, games or sweepstakes, or to access or participate in certain services at or areas of our site. By registering on Trucks.com, or for those features or services, you represent that you comply with applicable restrictions.
7. Links and Third-Party Sites
This website may contain links to and from third-party sites, including but not limited to sites operated by advertisers, vendors, and/or promotional or business partners. Sites and e-commerce opportunities operated by third parties are subject to terms and conditions set by those parties, so you should check each site to be sure you understand the terms, conditions, policies and requirements of that site. Trucks.com does not endorse, and the inclusion of any link on this site does not imply an endorsement of, any individual vendor, advertiser, or other third party or any of their products or services, and Trucks.com has not taken any steps to confirm the accuracy or reliability of any of the information provided by any third party. Trucks.com has no control over: (a) the quality, safety or legality of any item advertised or listed by any third party, including vendors, advertisers or other business partners; or (b) the Content of, or any products or services offered by, websites operated by third parties. Trucks.com does not guarantee that you will be satisfied with products or services purchased from vendors, advertisers or other third parties that link to or from any Trucks.com website. You acknowledge and agree that Trucks.com has not reviewed all of the sites linked to or from this website, does not endorse such sites, is not responsible for such sites, and under no circumstances shall be liable for the Contents, products or services of any off-site pages or of any third party sites linked to or from this website. Your linking to any other off-site pages or other sites is at your own risk. Vendors and advertisers are solely responsible for the accuracy of the information they provide, for warranties and guarantees on goods or services sold, for delivery schedules and for return policies.
8. Community Code of Conduct
Some websites operated by Trucks.com may offer community features, such as internal messaging systems, bulletin boards, forums or chat rooms. We do not monitor, filter, censor, edit or regulate information and Content provided by third parties on this website and other Trucks.com websites, including information provided in community areas, although we reserve the right to do so in our sole discretion, with or without notice. Trucks.com does not endorse or warrant the accuracy or reliability of User Content posted or uploaded by users or third parties. You agree that neither Trucks.com nor its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors or licensees are responsible for any User Content and agree to hold them harmless from any liability associated with such User Content posted by other users and other third parties.
When participating in community areas of this website, you represent and warrant that you have the right and authorization to use any User Content you upload or post, and you hereby assign those rights to Trucks.com in accordance with these TOU. In addition to complying with the restrictions set forth in Section 2 of these TOU, you further represent and warrant that you will abide by the following rules:
(a) You will not use this website to further any illegal purpose, to violate the rights of any party, or to damage any person or property.
(b) Except as specifically authorized on certain Trucks.com websites and in designated classified ads sections of Trucks.com’s website, you will not: (i) upload or otherwise post User Content with a commercial purpose, including, but not limited to, offers to sell products or services or attempts to solicit funds or to advertise products or services; (ii) post or upload User Content that constitutes or contains “affiliate marketing,” “link referral code,” “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” unsolicited commercial advertisement, behavioral or viral marketing, or other spam; (iii) or email such User Content to other users who have not indicated in writing that it is OK to contact them about other commercial services, advertisements, products or commercial interests; or (iv) post or upload User Content that includes links to commercial services or websites.
(c) You will not post or upload User Content that impersonates any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Trucks.com employee, or falsely states or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity.
(d) You will not post or upload User Content that includes personal or identifying information about another person without that person’s explicit consent.
(e) You will not post or upload User Content that is false, deceptive, misleading, deceitful, misinformative or constitutes “bait and switch.”
(f) You will not post or upload User Content that advertises any illegal service or the sale of any items the sale of which is prohibited or restricted by any applicable law.
(g) You will not use automated means, including spiders, robots, crawlers, data mining tools, or the like to download data from any Trucks.com website.
(h) You will not repeatedly post the same or similar User Content or otherwise impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure.
(i) You will not use any form of automated device or computer program that enables the submission of postings or User Content on any Trucks.com website without each posting being manually entered by the author thereof, including without limitation, the use of any such automated posting device to submit postings in bulk, or for automatic submission of postings at regular intervals.
(j) You will not use a Posting Agent to post User Content to any Trucks.com website.
10. Limitation of Liability
Trucks.com DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE CONTENT OR SERVICES AT THE SITE OR FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE MATERIALS AT THE SITE WILL BE AVAILABLE, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. NEITHER Trucks.com NOR ANY OF ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, LICENSORS OR LICENSEES WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS THAT THE CONTENT, MATERIALS OR INFORMATION CONTAINED AT THIS SITE ARE CORRECT, ACCURATE, COMPLETE, UP TO DATE, AND/OR RELIABLE.
IN NO EVENT SHALL Trucks.com OR ANYONE WHO HELPED DEVELOP, CREATE, PRODUCE, DISPLAY, TRANSMIT OR DELIVER THE CONTENT, MATERIAL AND INFORMATION USED IN THIS SITE BE LIABLE FOR LOST PROFITS OR ANY SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, TREBLE, ENHANCED, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF, OR IN CONNECTION WITH, USE OF OUR SITE, LINKS TO OR FROM THIS SITE, INFORMATION POSTED ON OUR SITE, OUR SERVICES, OR THIS AGREEMENT, EVEN IF THEY HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT SHALL OUR LIABILITY TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTIES IN ANY CIRCUMSTANCES FOR ANY AND ALL LOSSES, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THIS SITE. NEITHER Trucks.com NOR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, LICENSORS OR LICENSEES SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSSES YOU MIGHT SUSTAIN BY ENGAGING IN TRANSACTIONS WITH BUYERS OR SELLERS WHO YOU MEET AS A RESULT OF CLASSIFIED ADVERTISEMENTS POSTED ON Trucks.com. Some states do not allow the limitation of liability, so check local laws.
11. Indemnity and Hold Harmless
You agree to hold Trucks.com and its officers, directors, employees, representatives, agents, licensors and licensees harmless from any and all claims, demands, attorneys’ fees, damages (actual and consequential) of every kind or nature, known and unknown, disclosed or undisclosed, arising out of, or any way connected with the use of any information at this site, any transaction occurring through this site, the safety or quality of any goods or services purchased or sold through this site, or the truth or accuracy of any claim made about such goods or services. California residents expressly agree to waive California Civil Code Section 1542, which states: “A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his or her favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him or her must have materially affected his or her settlement with the debtor.” Residents of California are entitled to the following specific consumer rights information: you may contact the Consumer Information Center at (800) 952-5210 or email@example.com of the California Department of Consumer Affairs for consumer inquiries, or you may write to the Department of Consumer Affairs at the following address: Department of Consumer Affairs, Consumer Information Division, 1625 North Market Boulevard, Suite N 112, Sacramento, CA 95834.
12. Termination of Services
We may eliminate or terminate any Content or service posted on or made available through any of our websites without notice to you at any time in our sole discretion. Without limiting any other remedy, Trucks.com reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to immediately issue a warning or to immediately, temporarily, or permanently suspend or terminate your participation in the site or any area of the site, and to refuse to provide our services to you if: (i) you breach these TOU or any of the rules or eligibility requirements of this site or the services offered at this site; (ii) if we are unable to verify or authenticate any information you provide to us; or (iii) or if we believe that your actions may cause damage, harm or legal liability to you, or to any vendor, business or promotional partner, advertiser, other user, the public or us.
Except with respect to notices of alleged copyright infringement, which must be submitted as described above, and unless explicitly stated otherwise in the site, you must provide all notices or complaints to Trucks.com via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail at Trucks.com: 1015 South 50th Street, Tampa, Florida 33619. All notices from Trucks.com to you will be sent to the email address you provide to us. Notice shall be deemed given twenty-four (24) hours after the email is sent, unless we are notified that the email address is invalid. Trucks.com reserves the right to send you notice by mail via overnight carrier (with tracking), postage prepaid, to the address you provided to us during any registration process. In such event, notice shall be deemed given three (3) days after the date of mailing.
Trucks.com reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these TOU at any time, so please check this site or any other Trucks.com website you use periodically for changes. Changes to these TOU shall be effective upon posting. Continued use of the site following the effective date of any changes to these TOU constitutes your acceptance of those changes.
16. General Provisions
(a) Severability. If any provision of these TOU is held to be invalid or unenforceable, it shall be stricken without affecting the validity of the remaining portions of these TOU. Headings are for convenience only, and are not intended to in any way to confine, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such section.
(b) No Waiver. No waiver by Trucks.com of any breach of these TOU by you shall constitute a waiver of this or any other provision of these TOU or alter or limit our right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.
(d) No Agency. You acknowledge and agree that Trucks.com, in providing this site, is not acting for or on behalf of either you, or any vendor, business or promotional partner, or advertiser. You and our vendors, business or promotional partners and advertisers are independent contractors. No agency, fiduciary, partnership, joint venture, employer/employee, or franchiser/franchisee relationship is intended or created by these TOU between Trucks.com and either you or any vendor, business or promotional partner or advertiser at this site.
(e) Governing Law/Venue. Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of or relating to your use of this website will be governed by the laws of the State of California, irrespective of its conflicts of laws provisions. In the event that Trucks.com wises to pursue injunctive or other equitable relief as a result of your violation of these TOU and/or your infringement of Trucks.com’s intellectual property rights, Trucks.com may bring legal action against you in any federal or state court having jurisdiction.
Last Update Mar. 1, 2016