Terms of Use

Effective: August 30, 2015

Please be advised that by accessing or using HomeOwnerLegalServices.com, you agree to the following terms and conditions. Please read them carefully.

ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS OF USE

Welcome to HomeownerLegalServices.com. This website is owned and operated by Homeowner Legal Services, LLC (“HLS”). By visiting our website and accessing the information, services, resources, products and tools we provide at HomeOwnerLegalServices.com, (“HLS Services”), you agree to accept and adhere to the he following to the following terms and conditions of use set forth in this policy (the “Terms of Use”). If you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions contained herein, do not access or use this website.

PRIVACY

Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs your use of HLS Services, for disclosures relating to the collection and use of your information.

OTHER POLICIES, MODIFICATION, AND SEVERABILITY

When you use any HLS Service you may also be subject to the guidelines, terms and agreements applicable to that HLS Service (“Service Terms”), if any. If these Terms of Use are inconsistent with the Service Terms, those Service Terms will control.

We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, Service Terms, and these Terms of Use at any time by posting the amended terms on this site. All amended terms automatically take effect 30 days after they are initially posted on this site. We encourage you to periodically review these Terms of Use to stay informed. Your continued use of any HLS Service after new or amended terms are effective will constitute acknowledgment and acceptance of such new or amended terms.

If any of these terms or conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that term or condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining terms and conditions.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

When you use any HLS Service, or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site or through the other HLS Services. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

USE AND CONDUCT

You agree to visit, access and use HLS Services only for the purposes intended and permitted by (a) these Terms of Use, and (b) applicable law. Subject to your compliance with these Terms of Use and your payment of any applicable fees, HLS or its content providers grant you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable license to access and make personal and non-commercial use of the HLS Services.

You understand and agree that:

  1. In order to access HLS Services, you may be required to provide certain information about yourself and you agree that any information you so provide will be accurate and up-to-date and you will not impersonate another person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity.
  2. You will not use or attempt to use another’s account, service, or personal information.
  3. You will not post or transmit any personally identifiable information about persons under 13 years of age.
  4. You will not post, use or transmit content that you do not own or that infringes on any third party’s rights for example, content protected under intellectual property, confidentiality, privacy or other applicable laws.
  5. You will not post, use or transmit unsolicited or unauthorized content, including advertising or promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of unsolicited or unwelcome solicitation or advertising.
  6. You must access HLS Services through the means we provide and you agree not to access or attempt to access HLS Services through any automated, unethical or unconventional means or remove, circumvent, disable, damage or otherwise interfere with any security-related features that enforce limitations on the use of HLS Services.
  7. You will not post, use or transmit content that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment or otherwise interfere with or disrupt the HLS Services, servers or networks.
  8. You will not post or transmit content that is harmful, offensive, obscene, abusive, invasive of privacy, defamatory, intimidating, harrassing, hateful or otherwise discriminatory, false and misleading, incites an illegal act, or is otherwise in breach of your obligations to any person or contrary to any applicable laws and regulations.
  9. You may not, and you will not encourage, assist or authorize any other person to copy, modify, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble, or otherwise tamper with any HLS Services or software, whether in whole or in part, or create any derivative works therefrom.

 

YOUR ACCOUNT

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account. HLS Services are not directed to children. If you are under 18, you may use the HLS Services only with involvement of a parent or guardian.

REGULATION AND TERMINATION OF USE

HLS has the right, but not the obligation, to regulate content, conduct, and to enforce these Terms of Use for any reason and in any manner or by any means that HLS, in its sole discretion, deems necessary and appropriate, including, without limitation, the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders. We may, in our sole discretion, suspend or terminate your access to all or part of our website with or without notice for any reason.

USER GENERATED CONTENT; LICENSE

Unless we indicate otherwise, if you post content or submit material, you grant HLS a perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media.

You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify HLS for all claims resulting from content you supply. HLS has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. HLS takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.

COPYRIGHT/TRADEMARKS

All content and materials included in or made available through any HLS Service, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, and data compilations are the property of HLS or its content suppliers and the intellectual property of HLS, and are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law. HLS’s trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not HLS’s, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits HLS. All other trademarks not owned by HLS that appear in any HLS Service are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by HLS.

 

INFRINGEMENT COMPLAINTS

HLS respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes infringement, please submit your complaint using our online form. If you prefer to submit a report in writing, please provide us with this information:

  • A description of the work that you claim has been infringed upon;
  • A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the site;
  • Your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
  • A statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the owner, its agent, or the law;
  • A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the owner or authorized to act on the owner’s behalf.
  • A physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;

Notice of claims of infringement should be sent to:

Homeowner Legal Services, LLC

Attn: Legal – Infringement Claims

1 E. Washington Street, Suite 500

Phoenix, Arizona 85004

 

Please note that this procedure is exclusively for notifying HLS that your intellectual property has been infringed.

OTHER BUSINESSES

We may provide links to the sites of affiliated companies and certain other businesses. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating, and we do not warrant the offerings of, any of these businesses or individuals or the content of their websites. HLS does not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, product, and content of all these and any other third parties. You should carefully review their privacy policies and other Terms of Use.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE HLS SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. BY USING HLS SERVICES, YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ALL INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS (INCLUDING SOFTWARE) AND OTHER SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE HLS SERVICES ARE PROVIDED BY HLS ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. HLS MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE HLS SERVICES, OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS (INCLUDING SOFTWARE) OR OTHER SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE HLS SERVICES, UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED IN WRITING.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, HLS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. HLS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE HLS SERVICES, INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS (INCLUDING SOFTWARE) OR OTHER SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE HLS SERVICES, HLS’S SERVERS OR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS SENT FROM HLS ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. HLS WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF ANY HLS SERVICE, OR FROM ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS (INCLUDING SOFTWARE) OR OTHER SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH ANY HLS SERVICE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED IN WRITING.

EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS

CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

APPLICABLE LAW

By using any HLS Service, you agree that the laws of the state of Arizona, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and HLS.

OUR ADDRESS

Homeowner Legal Services, LLC
1 E. Washington Street, Suite 500
Phoenix, Arizona 85004