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METal events range from talks with high-profile thinkers to connecting ideas and collaborations.

User Terms of Service

PLEASE READ THESE USER TERMS OF SERVICE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE.

The following constitute the terms of Terms of Service (“Terms of Service”) between you ("you", "your", "purchaser") and Metal International, LLC  (referred to as the "Company," "we," or "us") with respect to your use of our web site at www.metalinternational.com  (“Site”) and our services provided therein  (collectively, the “Service’). The Company operates the Service including all text, reviews, audio-visual works including video, communications, content, information, communications, postings, editorial, products, pictures, product specifications, materials, documents, products, software, logos, graphics, sounds, images, data, services, and the underlying intellectual property rights thereto (collectively the "Content").

By accessing, using the Service and/or accessing any element of the Service, you acknowledge your agreement to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms of Service, please do not access this Service, otherwise use the Services and/or download any Content. We reserve the right to update or modify these Terms of Service at any time, and without prior notice to you. Your use of the Service following such modification or update constitutes your acceptance to be bound by these Terms of Service as changed or modified. We encourage you to read through and review these Terms of Service each time you access or use the Service.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANY PART OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, YOU MUST NOT USE THIS SERVICE.

1. Definitions

  • Event” means any event hosted and/or organized by the Company.
  • Guest(s)” means any person who has completed a guest registration form with the Company to be eligible to attend Events on a probationary basis. Access to the Service will be limited to viewing the calendar of Events, registering for select Events and payment history for attended Events.
  • Member” means any person who has signed a member agreement for the current calendar year, subscribes to the Company’s services and is in good standing with the Company (i.e. all dues are current and the Member has not violated his/her member agreement).

2. Disclaimer

The Content on this Service is presented in a summary fashion and may only be used for informational purposes. THE COMPANY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, OR OTHER ERRORS PERTAINING TO THE CONTENT DEPICTED THROUGH THIS SERVICE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, MEMBER AND GUEST PROFILES.

THE SERVICE DOES NOT ESPOUSE OR ENDORSE ANY SPECIFIC MEMBER, ACTIVITY, PERSON, COMPANY, PRODUCT OR SERVICE CONTAINED OR OFFERED ON THIS SERVICE. NOTHING CONTAINED IN THE CONTENT OR THIS SERVICE IS INTENDED TO CONSTITUTE A WARRANTY REGARDING THE UNDERLYING ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE REPRESENTED BY ANY OTHER MEMBER, AND THE USER SHALL SOLELY RELY UPON THE WARRANTY ISSUED BY SUCH MEMBER.

3. Ownership

You acknowledge that all Content provided by the Company or others through the Service remains the property of the person who creates it. The Content is protected by copyright, trademark, trade dress and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. You agree that any Content that you post (“User Generated Content”) through the Service shall comply with these Terms of Service. You hereby grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, sub-licensable (through multiple tiers) royalty-free right and license to publish your User Generated Content through our Service.

4. License

We hereby grant you the right to view and use this Service in accordance with these Terms of Service. You may download (only if made available for download) and/or print a copy of the Content for your personal and non-commercial use only (the "Permitted Uses") provided the Content is not modified in any way and all copyright and other proprietary notices are kept intact. You agree to use the Content lawfully and only for the Permitted Uses. No other use of the Content is permitted. Permission to reprint or electronically reproduce or make derivative works from any document, photograph, video, text, materials, graphic or other form of Content in whole or in part for any other purpose is expressly prohibited, unless prior written consent is obtained from the respective copyright holder(s). Furthermore, you may not sell, resell, modify, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, frame or create derivative works of or otherwise exploit for any commercial purpose the Service or any portion thereof without our prior written consent in each instance.

5. Trademarks

All of the trademarks, service marks, and logos displayed on this Service (the "Trademarks") are registered and unregistered trademarks of METal International, LLC its affiliates, or third parties. Nothing in these Terms of Service should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right in and to the Trademarks without our express written permission or the express written permission of the applicable third party. Except as expressly provided in this Agreement, any use of the Trademarks is expressly prohibited.

6. Usage Rules

We reserve the right to deny you access to any and all parts of this Service and terminate your access, for any reason or no reason, and at our sole discretion. We  also reserve the right to block transmission of, and or remove any User Generated Content, at any time, for any reason, and without prior notice to you. The following rules shall govern your conduct regarding the use of the Service.

(a) Unlawful Purposes. In order to create a valuable service to our Members certain types of activities and communications are prohibited. As a condition of your use of the Service, you agree that you will not use the Service for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Service. You also agree that you are responsible for User Generated Content that is posted by you in your profile or through other features of the Service. You may not post or transmit any message which is libelous, defamatory or which discloses private or personal matters concerning any person other than yourself. You may not post or transmit any message, data, image or program which is indecent, obscene or pornographic.

(b) Unsolicited Information. This Service may provide opportunities to provide us feedback regarding the Service, the Events and the Content and our various offerings and other unsolicited submissions (collectively "Unsolicited Information"). You may only provide Unsolicited Information that conforms to these Terms of Service. We welcome your comments and feedback concerning the Service, but we do not accept or consider other unsolicited ideas, including ideas for new types of Events, advertising campaigns, new promotions, new technologies, processes, materials or marketing plans. Accordingly, please do not send such unsolicited ideas to us. By providing Unsolicited Information, you thereby grant us a perpetual, royalty-free, fully paid up and irrevocable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, publicly display, distribute, transmit, sublicense, create derivative works from, transfer, sublicense and sell such Unsolicited Information without further obligation to you. Notwithstanding the foregoing, however, we do accept and encourage ideas and referrals for speakers you think may be of interest to the membership.

(c) Prohibition on Use by Minors. This Service is intended for adults only. MINORS UNDER THE AGE OF MAJORITY ARE NOT PERMITTED TO USE THIS SERVICE, SUBMIT ANY USER GENERATED CONTENT, PERSONAL DATA, UNSOLICITED INFORMATION OR ENGAGE IN ANY OTHER TRANSACTION THROUGH THIS SERVICE.

(d) No Monitoring of Member Postings. We cannot screen Content and/or User Generated Content for completeness, accuracy or compliance with these Terms of Service. However, we may in our sole discretion, but without the obligation, choose to monitor such Content as part of an investigation of reported abuses or otherwise where we may deem appropriate.

(e) Unauthorized access. You shall not permit any other person (other than an agent acting on your behalf and subject to your direct supervision) to access the Service using your account information for any purpose. BE ADVISED THAT WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR LOST OR STOLEN USER NAMES AND PASSWORDS (“SECURITY INFORMATION”)  AND THAT WITHOUT YOU ARE TO CONTACT US IMMEDIATELY IN SUCH EVENT TO CHANGE YOUR ACCOUNT ACCESS IN CASE YOUR SECURITY INFORMATION HAS BEEN COMPROMISED. YOU ARE FURTHER ADVISED TO KEEP YOUR SECURITY INFORMATION SECURE, AND TO CHANGE IT EVERY 90 DAYS ON YOUR ACCOUNT PROFILE SO AS TO MINIMIZE THE RISK OF FRAUD.

(f) Infringing User Generated Content. You shall not post or transmit any User Generated Content that would violate the intellectual property, trade secrets or privacy rights of others, including unauthorized copyrighted text, images or programs, photographs, signatures, images, likenesses, voice, trade secrets or other confidential proprietary information, and trademarks or service marks used in an infringing fashion.

(g) Interference with Other Users’ Use. You shall not interfere with other users' use of the Service, including, without limitation, spamming or otherwise using abusive tactics to deter others from using the Service.

(h) Harmful Code. You shall not post or transmit any file to this Service or to any other user which contains viruses, worms, time bombs, Trojan horses or any other contaminating or destructive code.

(i) Abusive Conduct. You shall not post or transmit any message which is harmful, threatening, abusive or hateful. It is not our intent to discourage users from taking controversial positions or expressing vigorously what may be unpopular views; however, we reserve the right to take such action as we deem appropriate in cases where the User Generated Content is being used to disseminate statements which are deeply and widely offensive and/or harmful. However, we are not obligated to take any action.

(j) Unsolicited Communications Prohibited. You may not post or transmit charity requests, petitions for signatures, chain letters or letters relating to pyramid schemes. You may not post or transmit any advertising, promotional materials or any other solicitation of other users to use goods or services that are not otherwise authorized by the Company.

7. No Review of Postings & Uploads

The Company does not and cannot review, and is therefore not responsible for, any User Generated Content posted or uploaded to the Service. MESSAGES, ADVICE, OPINIONS OR OTHER INFORMATION CONTAINED IN ANY REVIEW SHOULD NOT BE CONSTRUED AS AUTHORITATIVE ADVICE OR INSTRUCTION.

9. Data Back-up

We are not responsible for backing up your data, profile information or any User Generated Content or other type of data attributed to your use of the Service. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE TO ASSUME THE SOLE RISK OF BACKING UP ALL USER GENERATED CONTENT THAT YOU CONTRIBUTE TO THE SITE, YOUR PROFILE INFORMATION, AS WELL AS TRANSACTION AND PAYMENT HISTORY.  EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT OTHERWISES POHIBITED BY LAW, YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT WE WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY WITH RESPECT TO LOST CONTENT, USER GENERATED CONTENT, OR ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED BY YOU.

10. Privacy

The Company’s Privacy Policy will govern any Personal Data or Demographic data collected from your use of the Site.

11. Disclaimers

a. Geographic Disclaimer. The Service is administered by the Company from Los Angeles, California and is intended solely for users who are US residents. Access to the Service and the Content as well as the terms of our Privacy Policy may not be legal for some persons or in some countries outside the United States. Additionally If you elect to access and use the Service and Content from outside of the United States, you do so at your own risk and are solely responsible for complying with all applicable laws and regulations.

b. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES. THIS SERVICE AND THE CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN ARE PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTIBILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, WITH REGARD TO THE CONTENT, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND ALL OTHER INFORMATION CONTAINED ON AND/OR MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SERVICE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE AVAILABILITY OF THIS SERVICE, LACK OF VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES OR OTHER CODE THAT MANIFEST CONTAMINATING OR DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES, OR ANY FAILURE TO PROVIDE THE SERVICE OR ACCESS THERETO BY USERS. WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THE TIMELINESS, VALIDITY, COMPLETENESS OR ACCURACY OF THE CONTENT. ALTHOUGH WE MAY UPDATE THE CONTENT FROM TIME TO TIME, PLEASE NOTE THAT INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN MAY BE OUT OF DATE AND/OR MAY CONTAIN INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS.

BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, THESE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

12. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Company, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, information providers, partners, advertisers, attorneys and suppliers (the "The Protected Parties") from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorney's fees, resulting from (a) provision of Unsolicited Information or User Generated Content by you, or (b) your use of the Service or Service; and/or (c) your breach of the terms of these Terms of Service, (including infringement of third parties' worldwide intellectual property rights or negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the Service using your account.

13. WAIVER, RELEASE AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU AGREE THAT NONE OF THE PROTECTED PARTIES SHALL HAVE ANY LIABILITY TO YOU UNDER ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY OR INDEMNITY IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE. YOU HEREBY RELEASE AND FOREVER WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS YOU MAY HAVE AGAINST THE PROTECTED PARTIES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO CLAIMS BASED UPON THE NEGLIGENCE OF ANY OF THE PROTECTED PARTIES) FOR LOSSES OR DAMAGES YOU SUSTAIN IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE.

NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING PARAGRAPH, THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF THE PROTECTED PARTIES, IF ANY, FOR LOSSES OR DAMAGES SHALL NOT EXCEED THE FEES PAID BY THE USER TO THE COMPANY FOR THE SPECIFIC PRODUCT PURCHASED BY USER, IF ANY. IN NO EVENT SHALL ANY OF THE PROTECTED PARTIES BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE ARISING FROM ANY USE OF THIS SERVICE OR THE CONTENT EVEN IF THE PROTECTED PARTIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

NONE OF PROTECTED PARTIES WILL BE LIABLE OR HAVE ANY RESPONSIBILITY OF ANY KIND FOR ANY LOSSES, DAMAGE OR DESTRUCTION OF DATA, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF ALL YOUR USER GENERATED CONTENT OR LOSS OF YOUR PAYMENT HISTORY OR PROFILE INFORMATION, THAT AND DAMAGES OR LOSSES YOU INCUR IN THE EVENT OF ANY FAILURE OR INTERRUPTION OF THE SERVICE,  SERVICE OR OUR EQUIPMENT, OR RESULTING FROM THE ACT OR OMISSION OF ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN MAKING THE SERVICE AVAILABLE TO YOU OR COLLECTING THE DATA CONTAINED THEREIN, OR FROM ANY OTHER CAUSE RELATING TO YOUR ACCESS TO OR YOUR INABILITY TO ACCESS THE  SERVICE, THE CONTENT, OR YOUR USER GENERATED CONTENT WHETHER OR NOT THE CIRCUMSTANCES GIVING RISE TO SUCH CAUSE MAY HAVE BEEN WITHIN THE CONTROL OF ANY OF THE PROTECTED PARTIES.

SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF DAMAGES OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AS SET FORTH ABOVE, SO THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF ANY PART OF THIS LIMITATION DOES NOT APPLY TO BE INVALID OR UNENFORCEABLE, FOR ANY REASON, THAN UNDER THOSE CIRCUMSTANCES, THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF THE PROTECTED PARTIES SHALL NOT EXCEED ONE HUNDRED ($100) DOLLARS. IF ANY REMEDY HEREUNDER IS DETERMINED TO HAVE FAILED OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE; ALL LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY, DISCLAIMERS OF LIABILITY, AND EXCLUSIONS OF LIABILITY SHALL REMAIN IN EFFECT.

14. Third Party Rights

The provisions of paragraphs 12 (Indemnification) and 13 (Waiver, Release and Limitation of Liability) are for the benefit of the Protected Parties. Each of the Protected Parties shall have the right to assert and enforce those provisions directly against you on its own behalf.{slider 15. User Representations}You represent and warrant that you are the age of majority in the state which you reside and that you possess the legal right and ability to enter into these Terms of Service and to use the Service in accordance with these Terms of Service. If you are not of majority age, you may have a parent or guardian accept these Terms of Service on your behalf. You agree to be financially responsible for your use of the Service (as well as for use of your account by others (whether authorized or unauthorized), including use by any minors living with you) and to comply with your responsibilities and obligations as stated in these Terms of Service.

16. Miscellaneous

These Terms of Service shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without regarding provisions relating to conflicts of law. You agree that any legal action or proceeding between the Company and you for any purpose concerning these Terms of Service or the parties' obligations hereunder shall be brought exclusively in the state or federal courts located at Los Angeles, California, USA, and we both expressly consent to such jurisdiction. These Terms of Service constitute the entire Agreement between METal International, LLC and you with respect to your access and use of the Service. Any failure by us to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Terms of Service shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any provision of these Terms of Service. If any provision hereof shall be held to be invalid or unenforceable, then such provision shall be reformed to the extent necessary to make such provision valid and enforceable when so applied. We may assign our rights and duties under these Terms of Service to any party at any time without notice to you.

17. Notice

We may deliver notice to you under these Terms of Service by means of electronic mail, a general notice on the Site, or by written communication delivered by first class U. S. mail to your address on record in your account information, if any. You may give notice to us at any time by letter delivered by first class postage prepaid U. S. mail or overnight courier to the following address:

METal International, LLC
4778 La Villa Marina Unit G
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Attn: Ken Rutkowski

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