Welcome to Shmoozfest.com, a division of Match Events Worldwide, Inc. By registering for a Shmoozfest group or event, or engaging the services of Shmoozfest, you agree to abide by the terms and conditions of this agreement, and you agree that these terms may be updated from time to time. We will notify you of any significant updates by presenting you with an alert that describes the changes. The Shmoozfest staff strives to maximize the networking experience of our members and group or event participants but in case of dissatisfaction with any part of our service, organization or representatives, please Contact us.
Between Shmoozfest And Our Customers
Shmoozfest strives to provide users with a fast and easy way to meet other like-minded people in a safe and secure environment. However, Shmoozfest does not guarantee that participation in our events will necessarily produce valuable business contacts.
Shmoozfest is a "members only" web site, which requires users to login to establish membership. Access to and use of Shmoozfest is through a combination of a User ID and a password. Each Member must keep their username and password strictly confidential. Membership may not be assigned or transferred to any other person or entity.
Account, Password and Security
Users will receive a password and account designation upon completing the Service's registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. Users agree to (a) immediately Contact us to report any unauthorized loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure or use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session.
Shmoozfest.com will take reasonable precautions to help you to keep your personal information private. However, Shmoozfest does not guarantee your protection of anonymity, even when requested, in any use of its services. Match Events Worldwide, Inc. cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from any authorized or unauthorized access to information on its websites. Additionally, Match Events Worldwide, Inc. cannot be held responsible in any way for any damages resulting from unauthorized access to or distribution of any information stored in its database.
You agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information as requested in the Shmoozfest.com registration forms (we call this information "Registration Data"). Claiming or posting a picture that you do not own or you have no right to use, claiming a picture is you when it is not, postings that misappropriate another person's name or likeness, or invading a person's right to privacy, or posting obscene or defamatory communications may be illegal and could result in criminal as well as civil liability.
and Use of Content
may not submit materials that have been trademarked or copyrighted by anyone other than yourself. By submitting content, you automatically agree, or promise, that the owner of such content has expressly agreed that, without any particular time limit, and without necessarily paying any fees, Match Events Worldwide, Inc. and anyone they permit may reproduce, display, distribute and create new works of authorship based on and including the content.
In order to ensure that the Match Events Worldwide, Inc. is able to provide high-quality services that are responsive to members' needs, you agree that Shmoozfest.com employees have access to your account and records as reasonably needed to investigate complaints or for other reasons deemed appropriate by Match Events Worldwide, Inc. You further agree that you will not hold Match Events Worldwide, Inc. or any of its partners or associates liable for any damages that may result from unauthorized access to or distribution of your account information.
You acknowledge that Match Events Worldwide, Inc. does not pre-screen any user entered content on its website, but that Match Events Worldwide, Inc. and their designees will have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse, edit, move or remove any content that is publicly available via the service.
Membership of Shmoozfest may be terminated at any time, and without cause, by either Shmoozfest or the Member upon notification of the other by electronic or conventional mail. When a member requests termination, members are liable for any charges that may have been incurred by them until termination of membership. Membership may also be terminated in response to a request by the organization that sponsored the group or event for which the Member signed up.
and Non-commercial Use Limitation
Access to the Shmoozfest website and services is for your personal and non-commercial use, unless you are a Shmoozfest Meeting Organizer or other authorized Shmoozfest representative. You may not copy, modify, distribute, display, perform, create derivative works from, transfer or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from Shmoozfest whether printed, visual, audio, radio, electronic, email forwarding, TV, satellite, digital transmission, scanned, website re-cycled or any other form of material except where expressly noted that the material is available for such purpose or with the express written permission from an authorized executive at Match Events Worldwide, Inc.
Resale of Service
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service without the express written permission of Match Events Worldwide, Inc.
Unlawful or Prohibited Use
of Messaging or Communication Services
The Shmoozfest website contains lists of people along with their contact information. This information is proprietary to Match Events Worldwide, Inc., and in some cases, to the partners and affiliates associated with particular groups of customer information. Members are permitted to contact individuals in order to establish selective business relationships. However, sending unsolicited (SPAM) emails advertising products and services to members, either using Shmoozfest messaging tools or forums or directly to members e-mail addresses is NOT PERMITTED. The collection of Shmoozfest members' e-mail addresses from the profile pages or from the database for ANY use without the written permission of Shmoozfest is considered as theft and legal action will be taken against offenders.
User Background Checks
You understand that neither Match Events Worldwide, Inc. nor any of its partners, associates or subsidiaries verifies the personal details or backgrounds of those participating in our events or using our website. The onus is on our users to verify personal information to ensure satisfaction of anyone users intend to meet and or make arrangements to meet. When making contact with participants on our website or at any of our events, we advise users to exercise the same caution you would undertake when meeting anyone you do not know.
of Rules or Service
The Shmoozfest.com website displays personal information. At any time, we reserve the right to change the content, format or rules relating to information displayed. Further, Match Events Worldwide, Inc. reserves the right to change or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service at any time without notice. You agree that Shmoozfest.com will not be liable to You or any third party for any modification or discontinuance of the Service.
of these Terms and Conditions
Shmoozfest reserves the right to change the terms, conditions and notices under which this Web site is offered without notice.
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES PUBLISHED ON THIS WEB SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. MATCH EVENTS WORLDWIDE, INC. AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THIS WEB SITE AT ANY TIME. Match Events Worldwide, Inc. AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE PARTNERS, AFFILIATES AND/OR SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES CONTAINED OR OBTAINED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE, OR THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USING THE SITE. ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. Match Events Worldwide, Inc. AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL MATCH EVENTS WORLDWIDE, INC. AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THIS WEB SITE OR WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEB SITE, OR FOR ANY INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OBTAINED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THIS WEB SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF Match Events Worldwide, Inc. OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. FURTHER, BY REGISTERING WITH Shmoozfest YOU AGREE TO ABSOLVE MATCH EVENTS WORLDWIDE, INC. AND ITS ASSOCIATES FROM ANY DAMAGES, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, THAT MAY ARISE FROM ENGAGING OR PARTAKING IN ANY Shmoozfest SERVICES. THIS INCLUDES ANY DAMAGES, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ARISING OUT OF REGISTERING FOR AN EVENT OR GROUP, PARTICIPATING IN AN EVENT OR GROUP, COMMUNICATING WITH OTHER PARTICIPANTS REGISTERED WITH Shmoozfest, OR MEETING IN PERSON WITH ANYONE LISTED ON THE Shmoozfest.COM WEBSITE. SUCH DAMAGES INCLUDE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, PHYSICAL DAMAGES, DATA LOSS OR DATA CORRUPTION, ACCESS TO OR DISTRIBUTION OF DATA BY AN UNAUTHORIZED SOURCE, BODILY INJURY AND OR EMOTIONAL DISTRESS AND DISCOMFORT. YOU ALSO UNDERSTAND THAT EVENTS ARE TYPICALLY HELD AT VENUES WHICH ARE NOT CONTROLLED OR OWNED BY MATCH EVENTS WORLDWIDE, INC. AND ITS ASSOCIATES. THEREFORE, IN THE EVENT THAT YOU ARE INJURED OR SUFFER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND AT A SHMOOZFEST EVENT, OR USING THE SHMOOZFEST WEBSITE YOU AGREE TO RELEASE MATCH EVENTS WORLDWIDE, INC. AND ITS PARTNERS AND/OR ASSOCIATES FROM ANY LIABILITY WITH RESPECT THEREOF.
You agree to protect and fully compensate Match Events Worldwide, Inc. and their associates from any and all third-party claims, liability, damages, expenses and costs (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys fees) arising from your use of the services, your violation of the terms or your infringement, or infringement by any other user of your account, of any intellectual property or other right of anyone.
This agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Florida, USA. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in the Palm Beach County, Florida, in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this Web site. Use of this Web site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. You agree that no joint venture; partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Shmoozfest as a result of this agreement or use of this Web site.
This agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of Match Events Worldwide, Inc.'s right to comply with law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of this Web site or information provided to or gathered by Match Events Worldwide, Inc. with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
Copyright and Trademark notices
All contents of this website are proprietary to Match Events Worldwide, Inc. and, except for other product and company names mentioned herein that may be the trademarks of their respective owners, said contents may not be copied or paraphrased for any reason without the express written consent of Match Events Worldwide, Inc.