Terms of Use

Terms of Use
I. Introduction and Eligibility
Please read these Terms of Use (“Terms”) carefully before using the familysnippets.com website and any services of Family Snippets website.
These Terms include Family Snippets website’s Privacy Policy, which is incorporated by reference into these Terms.
Binding Agreement. These Terms constitute a binding agreement between you and Family Snippets website (“Family Snippets website,” “we,” “us”). “You” and “users” shall mean all visitors, and the organizations which they represent, to the Family Snippets website. You accept these Terms each time you access the Family Snippets website. If you do not accept these Terms, you must not use the Family Snippets website.
Revisions to Terms. We may revise these Terms at any time by posting an updated version. Your continued use of the Family Snippets website after a change to these Terms is posted on the Family Snippets website constitutes your binding acceptance of these Terms.
The terms “post” and “posting” as used in these Terms shall mean the act of submitting, uploading, publishing, displaying, or similar action on the Family Snippets website.
II. Eligibility to Use the Family Snippets website
Basic Eligibility Requirements. No part of the Family Snippets website is directed to persons under the age of 13. If you are under 18 years of age, you represent and warrant that you are authorized and have the capacity and any consents required to enter into this binding legal agreement and to access and use the Family Snippets website.
III. The Family Snippets website
The “Family Snippets website” means the website located at familysnippets.com, any micro-websites and associated Internet services under Family Snippets website’ control, whether partial or otherwise, in connection with providing the services provided by Family Snippets website.
Payment. Payment any services offered on the Family Snippets website will be made by a valid credit card accepted by Family Snippets.
No Refunds. We do not refund fees paid to us. If you have made a prepayment for any services offered by Family Snippets, these services must be received within six months of the prepayment date or they will expire without refund.
Taxes. You are responsible for determining and paying the appropriate taxes resulting from a transaction with or occurring through the Family Snippets website. Family Snippets is not responsible for collecting, reporting, paying, or remitting to you any such taxes, unless required by law.
Currency. All monetary transactions take place in U.S. dollars.
Fees Charged by Third-Party Payment Processors. The Family Snippets website uses third parties to process payments. Use of such third-party payment services is subject to their terms and conditions of use. Those third parties may charge fees to process payments, and Family Snippets is not responsible for any fees charged by them. Family Snippets disclaims all liability with regards to any fees or problems you have with third-party payment processors.
IV. Communications
You agree to receive email from us at the email address you provided to us for customer service related purposes.
Electronic Notices. By using the Family Snippets website you agree that we may communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of the Family Snippets website. If we learn of a security system’s breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically by posting a notice on the Family Snippets website or sending an email to you. You may have a legal right to receive this notice in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice), please write to us at team@familysnippets.com.
V. Family Snippets’ Content Ownership and Use
We own the contents of the Family Snippets website include: designs, text, graphics, images, video, information, logos, button icons, software, audio files, computer code, the Family Snippets Training materials, the documentation provided by Family Snippets (the “Documentation”), and other Family Snippets content (collectively, “Family Snippets Content”). All Family Snippets Content and the compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all Family Snippets Content are the property of Family Snippets or its licensors and are protected under copyright, trademark, and other laws.
License to You. We authorize you, subject to these Terms, to access and use the Family Snippets website and the Family Snippets Content solely for the use of Family Snippets’s Service in accordance with these Terms. Any other use is expressly prohibited. This license is revocable at any time without notice and with or without cause. Unauthorized use of the Family Snippets Content may violate copyright, trademark, and applicable communications regulations and statutes and is strictly prohibited. You must preserve all copyright, trademarks, service marks, and other proprietary notices contained in the original Family Snippets Content on any authorized copy you make of the Family Snippets Content. You acknowledge that the Family Snippets website and Family Snippets Content constitute Family Snippets’s valuable trade secrets and improper use or disclosure would cause Family Snippets irreparable harm. Accordingly, you agree to use the Family Snippets website and Family Snippets Content solely as authorized in these Terms. You further acknowledge that the license granted pursuant to these Terms is not a sale and does not transfer to you title or ownership of the Family Snippets website or Family Snippets Content, but only a right of limited use. ALL RIGHTS NOT EXPRESSLY GRANTED HEREUNDER ARE RESERVED TO FAMILY SNIPPETS.
Family Snippets Marks. Family Snippets, the Family Snippets logo, and other Family Snippets logos and product and service names are or may be trademarks of Family Snippets (the “Family Snippets Marks”). Without our prior written permission, and except as solely enabled by any link as provided by us, you agree not to display or use in any manner the Family Snippets Marks.
VI. Intellectual Property Rights and Your License to Use
Family Snippets Claims No Ownership. The Family Snippets website may provide you with the ability to create, post, or share content, including information about yourself (“Your User Content”). You or a third-party licensor, as appropriate, retain all intellectual property rights to Your User Content. You are responsible for protecting those rights.
Family Snippets’s Use of Your User Content. By posting Your User Content on or through the Family Snippets website, you grant Family Snippets a world-wide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use or alter Your User Content for the purpose of providing our services. We may aggregate information you post to the Family Snippets website and use it for our own purposes, including for marketing.
You Acquire No Ownership of Others’ Content. You understand and agree that you will not obtain, through use of the Family Snippets website, any right, title, or interest (including intellectual property rights) in content delivered via the Family Snippets website.
You Must Have Rights to the Content You Post. You represent and warrant that: (i) you own, or have the right to grant the license set forth in these Terms, the content you post on or through the Family Snippets website, (ii) the posting of Your User Content on or through the Family Snippets website does not violate any rights, including intellectual property or contractual rights, of any person or entity. You agree to pay all monies owing to any person as a result of posting Your User Content on the Family Snippets website.
The Family Snippets website contains content from users and other Family Snippets licensors. Except as provided within these Terms, you may not copy, modify, translate, publish, broadcast, transmit, distribute, perform, display, or sell any content appearing on or through the Family Snippets website.
VII. Copyright Policy
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (the “DMCA”) provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you believe in good faith that materials posted on the Family Snippets website infringe your copyright, you (or your agent) may send Family Snippets a “Notification of Claimed Infringement” requesting that the material be removed, or access to it blocked. The notice must include the following information:
1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the works that have been allegedly infringed;
2. Identification of the copyrighted work alleged to have been infringed (or if multiple copyrighted works located on the Family Snippets website are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works);
3. Identification of the specific material alleged to be infringing or the subject of infringing activity, and information reasonably sufficient to allow Family Snippets to locate the material on the Family Snippets website;
4. Your name, address, telephone number, and email address (if available);
5. A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
If you believe in good faith that a notice of copyright infringement has been wrongly filed against you, the DMCA permits you to send Family Snippets a counter-notice. Consult your legal advisor and see 17 U.S.C. § 512 before filing a notice or counter-notice as there are penalties for false claims under the DMCA.
VIII. Suggestions and Submissions
We appreciate hearing from our users and welcome your comments regarding the Family Snippets website. Please be advised, however, that if you send us creative ideas, suggestions, inventions, or materials (“creative ideas”), we shall:
1. own, exclusively, all now known or later discovered rights to the creative ideas;
2. not be subject to any obligation of confidentiality and shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of any creative ideas; and
3. be entitled to unrestricted use of the creative ideas for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to you or any other person.

You here assign any and all rights you may have in the creative ideas to Family Snippets and waive any moral or other rights in the creative ideas.
IX. User Content Disclaimers, Limitations, and Prohibitions
We do not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of content posted by users (“User Content”). You accept that any reliance on material posted by other users or third-party service providers will be at your own risk.
You are solely responsible for Your User Content on the Family Snippets website. Family Snippets does not endorse any, nor is it responsible for, User Content on the Family Snippets website. You assume all risks associated with Your User Content, including anyone’s reliance on its quality, accuracy, or reliability. You may expose yourself to liability if, for example, Your User Content contains material that is false, intentionally misleading, or defamatory; violates third-party rights; or contains material that is unlawful or advocates the violation of any law or regulation.
You agree to use the Family Snippets website only for its intended purpose. You must use the Family Snippets website in compliance with all privacy, data protection, intellectual property, and other applicable laws. The following uses of the Family Snippets website are prohibited. You may not:
1. attempt to interfere with, harm, reverse engineer, steal from, or gain unauthorized access to the Family Snippets website, user accounts, or the technology and equipment supporting the Family Snippets website;
2. frame or link to the Family Snippets website without permission;
3. use data mining, robots, or other data gathering devices on or through the Family Snippets website;
4. post incomplete, false, or misleading information, impersonate another person, or misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
5. provide, sell, or offer to sell any of the following products or content (or services related to the same): pornography or illicitly pornographic sexual products, including but not limited to magazines, video, and software; escort services; dating services; illegal goods; illegal drugs; illegal drug paraphernalia; pirated computer programs; instructions on how to assemble or otherwise make bombs, grenades, or other weapons;
6. display or market material that exploits children, or otherwise exploits children under 18 years of age;
7. provide, sell, or offer products, services or content frequently associated with unsolicited commercial email, a.k.a. spam, such as online and direct pharmaceutical sales, including but not limited to health and sexual well-being products, work at home businesses, credit or finance management, including but not limited to credit repair and debt relief offerings and stock and trading tips, and mortgage finance offers, DJ/nightclub, event/club promotions/party lists, and odds making and betting/gambling services, including but not limited to poker, casino games, horse and dog racing, and college and pro sporting events;
8. provide material that is grossly offensive, including blatant expressions of bigotry, prejudice, racism, hatred, or excessive profanity or post any obscene, lewd, lascivious, filthy, excessively violent, harassing, or otherwise objectionable content;
9. post or disclose any personally identifying information or private information about children without their consent (or their parents’ consent in the case of a minor);
10. introduce viruses, worms, harmful code and/or Trojan horses on the Internet;
11. promote, solicit, or participate in pyramid schemes or multi-level channel and/or network marketing (MLM) businesses, including but not limited to personal work-at-home offers promoting “get rich quick,” “build your wealth” and “financial independence” offerings;
12. engage in any libelous, defamatory, scandalous, threatening, or harassing activity;
13. post any content that advocates, promotes, or otherwise encourages violence against any governments, organizations, groups, or individuals or which provides instruction, information or assistance in causing or carrying out such violence;
14. market to third-party voter registration lists;
15. provide content, including images, of authors, artists, photographers, or others without the express written consent of the content owner;
16. use the Family Snippets website in an illegal way or to commit an illegal act in relation to the Family Snippets website or that otherwise results in fines, penalties, and other liability to Family Snippets or others; or
17. access the Family Snippets website from a jurisdiction where it is illegal or unauthorized.
X. Consequences of Violating These Terms
Family Snippets may review and remove any User Content at any time for any reason, including activity which, in its sole judgment: violates these Terms; violates applicable laws, rules, or regulations; is abusive, disruptive, offensive or illegal; or violates the rights of, or harms or threatens the safety of, users of the Family Snippets website.
You are responsible for any claims, fees, fines, penalties, and other liability incurred by us or others caused by or arising out of your breach of these Terms and your use of the Family Snippets website.
XI. Family Snippets’ Liability
Changes to the Family Snippets website. We may change, suspend, or discontinue any aspect of the Family Snippets website at any time, including hours of operation or availability of the Family Snippets website or any feature, without notice or liability.
User Disputes. We are not responsible for any disputes or disagreements between you and any third party you interact with using the Family Snippets website. You assume all risk associated with dealing with third parties. You agree to resolve disputes directly with the other party. You release Family Snippets of all claims, demands, and damages in disputes among users of the Family Snippets website. You also agree not to involve us in such disputes. Use caution and common sense when using the Family Snippets website.
Content Accuracy. We make no representations about accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of any contents of the Family Snippets website. Similarly, we make no representations about accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of any data from a third-party service provider or the quality or nature of third-party products or services obtained through the Family Snippets website. Use the Family Snippets website at your own risk.
Third-Party Websites. The Family Snippets website may include links to third party websites and applications. You are responsible for evaluating whether you want to access or use them. We are not responsible for and do not endorse any features, content, advertising, products, or other materials on other websites or applications. You assume all risk and we disclaim all liability arising from your use of them. You agree that you shall use any such third party websites in compliance with their terms.
We make no promises and disclaim all liability of specific results from the use of the Family Snippets website.
Released Parties Defined. “Released Parties” include Family Snippets and its affiliates, officers, employees, agents, partners, and licensors.
A. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT: (A) YOUR USE OF THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK, AND THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS AND THE RELEASED PARTIES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES AS TO PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED BY BUSINESSES LISTED ON THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT; (B) THE RELEASED PARTIES MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT (i) THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (ii) THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, (iii) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (iv) THE QUALITY OF ANY GOODS OR SERVICE AVAILABLE ON THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS AND, AND (iv) ANY ERRORS IN THE SERVICE WILL BE CORRECTED; AND (C) ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE IS ACCESSED AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR MOBILE DEVICE OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
B. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNIFICATION
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE RELEASED PARTIES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF FAMILY SNIPPETS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH, FROM, OR AS A RESULT OF THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY USER OR THIRD PARTY ON THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE; (v) YOUR RELIANCE ON CONTENT MADE AVAILABLE BY US; OR (vi) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS IN THIS PARAGRAPH MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT POSSIBLE BY LAW, OUR MAXIMUM LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE FAMILY SNIPPETS WEBSITE OR YOUR USE OF FAMILY SNIPPETS CONTENT, REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, BREACH OF WARRANTY, OR OTHERWISE), WILL NOT EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU TO FAMILY SNIPPETS DURING THE SIX (6) MONTHS PRIOR TO THE EVENT GIVING RISE TO SUCH CLAIM.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any claims, actions, or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, alleging or resulting from (i) your use of or reliance on any third-party content, (ii) your use of or reliance on any Family Snippets Content, or (iii) your breach of these Terms. We shall provide notice to you promptly of any such claim, suit, or proceeding.
XII. General Terms
These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and Family Snippets concerning your use of the Family Snippets website. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these Terms remain in full force and effect. The section titles and annotations in these Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.
XIII. Arbitration, Class Waiver, and Waiver of Jury Trial
These Terms and the relationship between you and Family Snippets shall be governed by the laws of the state of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You and Family Snippets agree to submit to the personal and exclusive arbitration of any disputes relating to your use of the Family Snippets website under the rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such arbitration, to the extent necessary, shall be conducted in Santa Clara county in the state of California. You covenant not to sue Family Snippets in any other forum.
You also acknowledge and understand that, with respect to any dispute with the Released Parties arising out of or relating to your use of the Family Snippets website or these Terms:
• YOU ARE GIVING UP YOUR RIGHT TO HAVE A TRIAL BY JURY;
• YOU ARE GIVING UP YOUR RIGHT TO SERVE AS A REPRESENTATIVE, AS A PRIVATE ATTORNEY GENERAL, OR IN ANY OTHER REPRESENTATIVE CAPACITY, OR TO PARTICIPATE AS A MEMBER OF A CLASS OF CLAIMANTS, IN ANY LAWSUIT INVOLVING ANY SUCH DISPUTE; AND
• YOU MUST FILE ANY CLAIM WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER SUCH CLAIM AROSE OR IT IS FOREVER BARRED.
Contact Information
Family Snippets
Email: team@familysnippets.com