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MobileDevCampNYC.com's Terms of Service Agreement.

1. Introduction.
(A) Governing Terms. This website, including the features and services available from the site such as RSS feeds, podcasts, and embeddable video, (collectively "MobileDevCampNYC.com" or "Site") is an interactive on-line service operated by MobileDevCampNYC.com. These Terms of Service, along with any additional terms and conditions that are referenced herein or that are presented elsewhere on the Site in relation to a specific service or feature (collectively "Terms of Service") and the MobileDevCampNYC.com Privacy Policy, set forth the terms and conditions that apply to your use of MobileDevCampNYC.com. By using MobileDevCampNYC.com, you agree to comply with all of the terms and conditions hereof. If you do not agree to these Terms of Service, you should not access or use MobileDevCampNYC.com.

(B) Changes to Terms of Service. MobileDevCampNYC.com may modify the Terms of Service, or any part thereof, or add or remove terms at any time, and such modifications, additions or deletions will be effective immediately upon posting. Your use of MobileDevCampNYC.com after such posting shall be deemed to constitute acceptance by you of such modifications, additions or deletions.

(C) Changes to Site. MobileDevCampNYC.com may change or discontinue any aspect, service or feature of MobileDevCampNYC.com at any time, including, but not limited to, content, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use.

(D) Registration. You may be given the opportunity to register via an online registration form to create a user account (your "Account") that may allow you to receive information from MobileDevCampNYC.com and/or to participate in certain features on the Site such as certain Interactive Areas. MobileDevCampNYC.com will use the information you provide in accordance with the MobileDevCampNYC.com Privacy Policy. By registering you represent and warrant that all information that you provide on the registration form is current, complete and accurate to the best of your knowledge. You agree to maintain and promptly update your registration information on the Site so that it remains current, complete and accurate. During the registration process, you may be required to choose a password. You acknowledge and agree that MobileDevCampNYC.com may rely on this password to identify you. You are responsible for all use of your Account, regardless of whether you authorized such access or use, and for ensuring that all use of your Account complies fully with the provisions of these Terms of Service.

(E) Equipment. You are responsible for obtaining and maintaining all connectivity, computer software, hardware and other equipment needed for access to and use of MobileDevCampNYC.com and all charges related to the same.

2. Community Guidelines & User Content
(A) Interactive Areas. MobileDevCampNYC.com may contain comments sections, discussion forums, bulletin boards, or other interactive features ("Interactive Areas") in which you may post or upload comments or user-generated content such as video, photos, messages, other materials or items (collectively, "User Content"). You are solely responsible for your use of any Interactive Areas and you use them at your own risk. By submitting User Content to an Interactive Area, you represent that you are 13 years of age or older and, if you are under the age of 18, you either are an emancipated minor, or have obtained the legal consent of your parent or legal guardian to enter into these Terms of Service, submit content, participate on MobileDevCampNYC.com, and fulfill the obligations set forth in these Terms of Service, which forms a binding contract between you and MobileDevCampNYC.com.

(B) Community Guidelines. If you submit any User Content or participate in an Interactive Area within or in connection with MobileDevCampNYC.com, you agree to abide by the following rules of conduct:

• You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit any User Content that violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, including any statements which may defame, harass, stalk or threaten others;
• You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit any User Content that is offensive to the online community, including blatant expressions of bigotry, racism, abusiveness, vulgarity or profanity.
• You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit any material that contains or advocates pornography, pedophilia, incest, bestiality, or that is otherwise obscene.
• You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit any User Content that violates any law or engage in activity that would constitute a criminal offense or give rise to a civil liability;
• You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit any User Content that advocates or provides instruction on illegal activity or discuss illegal activities with the intent to commit them;
• You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit, without MobileDevCampNYC.com's express prior approval, User Content which contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services;
• You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit User Content that does not generally pertain to the designated topic or theme of any Interactive Area;
• You agree not to impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, any MobileDevCampNYC.com employee, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity;
• You agree not to interfere with any other user's right to privacy, including by harvesting or collecting personally- identifiable information about MobileDevCampNYC.com users or posting private information about a third party;
• You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit any User Content, software or other materials which contain a virus or other harmful or disruptive component;
• You agree not to interfere with or disrupt MobileDevCampNYC.com or the servers or networks connected to the Site, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Site;
• You agree not to upload, post, e-mail or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation;
• You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purpose, any portion of MobileDevCampNYC.com ,use of MobileDevCampNYC.com, or access to MobileDevCampNYC.com; • You agree not to upload, post, or otherwise transmit any User Content protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity or other proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of such copyright, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity or other proprietary right. The burden of determining that any User Content is not protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity or other proprietary right rests with you. You shall be solely liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, rights of publicity or other proprietary rights or any other harm resulting from such a submission. Any person determined by MobileDevCampNYC.com, in its sole discretion, to have violated the intellectual property or other rights of others shall be barred from submitting or posting any further material on MobileDevCampNYC.com;
• You agree that if necessary, you have the consent of each and every identifiable natural person in any submission to use such persons name or likeness in the manner contemplated by MobileDevCampNYC.com;

Any conduct that in MobileDevCampNYC.com's sole discretion restricts or inhibits anyone else from using or enjoying MobileDevCampNYC.com will not be permitted. MobileDevCampNYC.com reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove or edit User Content by you and to terminate your Account for any reason. MobileDevCampNYC.com is not responsible for User Content submitted to MobileDevCampNYC.com or posted in comments sections, chat rooms, on bulletin boards or on other Interactive Areas by users of MobileDevCampNYC.com.

(C) Monitoring. MobileDevCampNYC.com shall have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor User Content posted or uploaded to MobileDevCampNYC.com to determine compliance with these Terms of Service and any operating rules established by MobileDevCampNYC.com and to satisfy any law, regulation or authorized government request. Although MobileDevCampNYC.com has no obligation to monitor, screen, edit or remove any of the User Content posted or uploaded to MobileDevCampNYC.com, MobileDevCampNYC.com reserves the right, and has absolute discretion, to screen, edit, refuse to post or remove without notice any User Content posted or uploaded to MobileDevCampNYC.com at any time and for any reason, and you are solely responsible for creating backup copies of and replacing any User Content posted to the Site at your sole cost and expense.

(D) License to User Content. By submitting User Content to MobileDevCampNYC.com, you automatically grant MobileDevCampNYC.com and its parent company, Cable News Network, Inc., the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, publish, reproduce, modify, adapt, edit, translate, create derivative works from, incorporate into other works, distribute, sub-license and otherwise exploit such User Content (in whole or in part) worldwide in any form, media or technology now known or hereafter developed for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such User Content. You warrant that such User Content is accurate and not misleading, and that use and posting or other transmission of such User Content does not violate these Terms of Service and will not violate any rights of or cause injury to any person or entity. You further grant MobileDevCampNYC.com the right to pursue at law any person or entity that violates your or MobileDevCampNYC.com's rights in the User Content by a breach of these Terms of Service.

(E) Moral Rights. If it is determined that you retain moral rights (including rights of attribution or integrity) in the User Content, you hereby declare that (a) you do not require that any personally identifying information be used in connection with the User Content, or any derivative works of or upgrades or updates thereto; (b) you have no objection to the publication, use, modification, deletion and exploitation of the User Content by MobileDevCampNYC.com or its licensees, successors and assigns; (c) you forever waive and agree not to claim or assert any entitlement to any and all moral rights of an author in any of the User Content; and (d) you forever release MobileDevCampNYC.com, and its licensees, successors and assigns, from any claims that you could otherwise assert against MobileDevCampNYC.com by virtue of any such moral rights. You also permit any other user to access, view, store or reproduce the User Content for that user's personal use.

(F) User Content submitted by you will be considered non-confidential and MobileDevCampNYC.com is under no obligation to treat such User Content as proprietary information except pursuant to the MobileDevCampNYC.com Privacy Policy. Without limiting the foregoing, MobileDevCampNYC.com reserves the right to use any User Content as it deems appropriate, including, without limitation, deleting, editing, modifying, rejecting, or refusing to post it. MobileDevCampNYC.com is under no obligation to offer you any payment for User Content that you submit or the opportunity to edit, delete or otherwise modify User Content once it has been submitted to MobileDevCampNYC.com shall have no duty to attribute authorship of User Content to you, and shall not be obligated to enforce any form of attribution by third parties.

3. Third Party Content.
MobileDevCampNYC.com is a distributor (and not a publisher) of content supplied by third parties and users. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers or users of MobileDevCampNYC.com, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of MobileDevCampNYC.com. Neither MobileDevCampNYC.com nor any third-party provider of information guarantees the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any content, nor its merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. (Refer to Section 5 below for the complete provisions governing limitation of liabilities and disclaimers of warranty.)

In many instances, the content available through MobileDevCampNYC.com represents the opinions and judgments of the respective user or information provider not under contract with. MobileDevCampNYC.com neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice or statement made on MobileDevCampNYC.com by any third party. Under no circumstances will MobileDevCampNYC.com be liable for any loss or damage caused by your use or reliance on information obtained through MobileDevCampNYC.com. MobileDevCampNYC.com is not responsible for any actions or inaction on your part based on the information that is presented on MobileDevCampNYC.com. It is your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice or other content available through MobileDevCampNYC.com. Please seek the advice of professionals, as appropriate, regarding the evaluation of any specific information, opinion, advice or other content.

4. Advertisements and Promotions
MobileDevCampNYC.com may run advertisements and promotions from third parties on the Site. Your business dealings or correspondence with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers other than MobileDevCampNYC.com and any terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third party. MobileDevCampNYC.com is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of third-party advertisers on the Site.

5. Indemnification.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless MobileDevCampNYC.com, its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of the use of MobileDevCampNYC.com by you or your Account.

6. Termination.
MobileDevCampNYC.com may terminate or suspend these Terms of Service at any time without notice to You. Without limiting the foregoing, MobileDevCampNYC.com shall have the right to immediately terminate your Account in the event of any conduct by you which MobileDevCampNYC.com, in its sole discretion, considers to be unacceptable, or in the event of any breach by you of these Terms of Service. The provisions of Sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 shall survive termination of these Terms of Service.

7. Miscellaneous.
These Terms of Service and any operating rules for MobileDevCampNYC.com established by MobileDevCampNYC.com constitute the entire agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all previous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter. The provisions of these Terms of Service are for the benefit of MobileDevCampNYC.com, its parent, subsidiaries, other affiliates and its third party content providers and licensors and each shall have the right to assert and enforce such provisions directly or on its own behalf. These Terms of Service shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Georgia, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. No waiver by either party of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default. The section headings used herein are for convenience only and shall not be given any legal import.

8. Copyright and Trademark Disclaimer Notice
MobileDevCampNYC.com, own all rights to their logos and trademarks if any, used in connection with the Site. And & All product names, logos, brands, copyrights and other trademarks featured or referred to within the MobileDevCampNYC.com website are the property of their respective copyright and trademark holders. These copyright and trademark holders are not affiliated with MobileDevCampNYC.com, our event or products, or our website. They do not sponsor or endorse MobileDevCampNYC.com.

Although MobileDevCampNYC.com Website includes links to other Internet sites, MobileDevCampNYC.com takes no responsibility for the content or information contained on those other sites, nor does it exert any editorial or other control over those other sites.

MobileDevCampNYC.com Website exists to provide information and services to MobileDevCampNYC.com community members and to the developer's profession at large, in keeping with MobileDevCampNYC.com mission in the preparation of the information contained on these Web pages, MobileDevCampNYC.com has endeavored to make that information as accurate and current as possible. However, inadvertent errors can occur. Therefore, the information on the MobileDevCampNYC.com Website is provided "as is," without any guarantee or warranty of any kind, expressed or implied.

9. Copyright Infringement and Copyright Agent.
MobileDevCampNYC.com respects the rights of all copyright holders and in this regard, MobileDevCampNYC.com has adopted and implemented a policy that provides for the termination in appropriate circumstances of users and account holders who infringe the rights of copyright holders. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide MobileDevCampNYC.com's Copyright Agent the following information required by the Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. 512:

1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
2. Identification of the copyright work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
3. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material;
4. Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the complaining party;
5. A statement that the complaining party has 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.

For copyright inquiries under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act contact:
Legal Department MobileDevCampNYC.com
P.O. Box H New York, NY. 10028
Email: MobileDevCamp@Gmail.com


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