Terms of Use

AIForums.org Services Agreement

As an Internet source of two-way communication between American Immigration Forums (AIF) volunteers, members, and the general public, here is what to expect from AIF and what we expect from users who access and utilize the AIF website. These terms fall under standard Net etiquette and represent a use agreement between AIF and the users of the site.

Terms of Use (TOU)

By visiting the AIForums.org website, users agree that they will not use the site for any unlawful activity, commercial use, or advertising of goods and services, and will not use it in any way that would violate the following terms and conditions.

Use of Links

Those links for external reference on the AIF site are considered material for information. A link highlighted on the AIF site does not constitute a formal endorsement by AIF of an organization, individual, or business. We cannot be held responsible for content included on external sites that are linked to the AIF site.

Use of Communication

The AIF website contains threaded discussions, chat rooms, and other communication forums. By participating in any of these, users agree to send and receive messages that are both proper and related to the forum topic. AIF reserves the right to delete any communication that violates community standards or which are deemed inappropriate for the AIF site. The following actions are prohibited:

  • Defamation, harassment of others
  • Violation of personal privacy or disclosing personal contact information without prior consent of the individual
  • Posting of material that is obscene, false, deceptive, misleading, deceitful or constitutes a “bait and switch”

By posting or otherwise making available content on the website, you agree to and hereby do grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, AIF and the users of the Service an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully sub-licensable, fully paid up, worldwide license to use, copy, publicly perform, digitally perform, publicly display and distribute such Content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such Content.

Disclaimer of Warranties

YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.

THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. AIF MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, STATUTORY, OR IMPLIED AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SERVICE OR THE CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICE. WITHOUT LIMITING ANY OF THE FOREGOING, AIF DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE CONTENT, INFORMATION, TEXT, GRAPHICS, LINKS, OR OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE WITHIN THE SERVICE. AIF DOES NOT WARRANT OR COVENANT THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT ANY TIME OR FROM ANY PARTICULAR LOCATION, WILL BE SECURE OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE SERVICE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER POTENTIALLY HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ANY MATERIAL OR CONTENT DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS ACCESSED AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY ANY USER FROM AIF OR THROUGH THE SERVICE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED HEREIN. IN SOME JURISDICTIONS LIMITATIONS OF WARRANTIES ARE NOT PERMITTED, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

General Information

TOU and all terms, guidelines, and rules referenced herein constitute the entire agreement between you and AIF and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and AIF. These TOU include the Privacy Policy and any notices regarding the Service or the website. These TOU and the relationship between you and AIF shall be governed by the laws of the State of Washington without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

Acceptance of these Terms and Conditions of Use

I AGREE THAT I AM AT LEAST THIRTEEN (13) YEARS OLD (IF I RESIDE IN THE UNITED STATES) OR THAT I AM NOT PROHIBITED FROM REGISTERING FOR AN ACCOUNT WITH OR USING THE SERVICE UNDER THE LAWS OF MY JURISDICTION (IF I RESIDE OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES), AND THAT I HAVE READ THESE TERMS & CONDITIONS OF USE AND AGREE TO ALL OF THE PROVISIONS CONTAINED ABOVE.

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