Network With a Twist Terms and Conditions
Agreement Between User and networkwithatwist.org
The networkwithatwist.org website (the "Site") is comprised of various web pages operated by Network With a Twist, (DBA). ("NWAT" or the ''Company''). networkwithatwist.org is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein (the "Terms"). Your use of networkwithatwist.org constitutes your agreement to all such Terms. Please read these terms carefully, and keep a copy of them for your reference.
networkwithatwist.org is an E-commerce Site designed to assist patrons with registering for upcoming networking events hosted by the Company. NWAT is a national business and social networking event company with over members. Events are hosted every one to two months in throughout the U.S and across the world. Events cater to professionals who want to expand their network and create new business opportunities. NWAT events take place in each city's top nightlife destinations and range in size. Each events draw a diverse mix of professionals from all industries and career levels and provide a conducive atmosphere to market yourself and your company.
Visiting networkwithatwist.org or sending emails to NWAT constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that NWAT provides to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity. You acknowledge that NWAT is not responsible for third party access to your account that results from theft or misappropriation of your account. NWAT and its associates reserve the right to refuse or cancel service, terminate accounts, or remove or edit content in our sole discretion.
NWAT does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from persons under the age of thirteen (13). If you are under eighteen (18), you may use networkwithatwist.org only with permission of a parent or guardian.
Network With a Twist continued goal is to host quality events for our customers. Our efforts take time and money to ensure the very best for you. Our policy on refunds is that there are no refunds on discounted tickets unless the event is cancelled by Network With a Twist. In the event that an event is rescheduled for any reason, purchased tickets will be honored at the rescheduled event.
Links to third party sites/Third party services
networkwithatwist. org may contain links to other websites ("Linked Sites"). The Linked Sites are not under the control of NWAT and NWAT is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. NWAT is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by NWAT of the site or any association with its operators.
Certain services made available via networkwithatwist.org are delivered by third party sites and organizations. By using any product, service or functionality originating from the networkwithatwist.org domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that NWAT may share such information and data with any third party with whom NWAT has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of networkwithatwist.org users and customers. If you do not want information about you to be shared in this manner, do not use this feature.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Use/Intellectual Property
All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of NWAT or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.
You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the Site. NWAT content is not for resale. Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use, and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of NWAT and the copyright owner. You agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of NWAT or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.
Use of Communication Services
The Site may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, "Communication Services"), you agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service.
By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not: defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others; publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information; upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents; upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer; advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages; conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters; download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner; falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded, restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services; violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service; harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent; violate any applicable laws or regulations.
NWAT has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, NWAT reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. NWAT reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
NWAT reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in NWATs sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. NWAT does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, NWAT specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized NWAT spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of NWAT.
Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you upload the materials.
Standards of Conduct
NWAT has certain standards of conduct to guide the behavior of members using the Communciation Services and attending events. NWAT is commited to providing an event environment free of sexual or any form of unlawful harrassment or discrimination.Although there is no possible way to identify every rule of conduct, the following is an illustrative (not intended to be comprehensive or to limited the Company’s rights to impose discipline for any other conduct it deems inappropriate). By attending a NWAT event, you agree to follow NWAT's Standards of Conduct.
By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when attending a NWAT event, you will not: defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others; falsify yourself or your company; provide misleading, false and/or dishonest information to other members; intentionally, recklessly, or negligently misuse, damage, steal or vandalize property that belongs to NWAT, a third party, or the public; be in possession or control of illegal drugs, weapons, explosives, or other dangerous or unauthorized materials; engage in threatening or violent behavior; use vulgar or abusive language; engage in disorderly conduct that may endanger others or damage property; engage in unprofessional conduct or improper conduct for the workplace; engage in sexual or other illegal harassment or discrimination (online or at events); dress in a manner that depicts or alludes to obscenity, violence, or sex, advertises illegal substances, or conveys unsuitable slogans; engage in gambling, betting and lotteries; solicit members, conduct surveys, contests, or pyramid schemes; advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose; violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular event; harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent; violate any applicable laws or regulations.
Such conduct by or towards you will not be tolerated. If you violate this policy you will be subject to disciplinary action, up to and including termination of your access to networkwithatwist.org and events. To the extent a customer, vendor or other person with whom the Company does business engages in such conduct, the Company will take appropriate corrective action.
NWAT has no obligation to monitor the events. However, NWAT reserves the right to review conduct of members and to dismiss members from an event. NWAT reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the events at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
NWAT reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in NWAT's sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself at any event. NWAT does not control or endorse the information received at any event and, therefore, NWAT specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the events and any actions resulting from your participation in events. Managers and hosts are not authorized NAW spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of NWAT.
Materials Provided to networkwithatwist.org or Posted on any NWAT Web Page
NWAT does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to networkwithatwist.org (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any NWAT Site or our associated services (collectively "Submissions"). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting NWAT, our affiliated companies and necessary sub-licensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name in connection with your Submission.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. NWAT is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in NWAT's sole discretion.
By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.
Consent and Release for Use of Likeness
If you use this site and register for one of NWATs events, you grant NWAT, its agents, employees, licensees, and successors in interest (the "Released Party") all ownership rights and the absolute and irrevocable right and permission to copyright, use and publish the photographed likeness of you (the "Likeness") that has been (or is being) obtained pursuant to this Consent and Release.
The Likeness may be copyrighted, used an/or published individually or in conjunction with other photography or video works, and it any medium (including without limitation, print publications, public broadcast, CD-ROM format) and for any lawful purpose, including without limitation, trade, exhibition, illustration, promotion, publicity, advertising and electronic publication.
You waive any right that you may have to inspect or approve the Released Party's use of the Likeness, or the advertising copy or printed matter that may be used in connection with the use and/or publication of the Likeness. You release the Released Party (and all persons acting under its permission and authority) from all claims for libel, slander, invasion of privacy, infringement of copyright or right of publicity, or any other claim related to the Likeness (the "Claims"). This release includes without limitation any Claims related to blurring, distortion, alteration, optical illusion, digital alteration, use in composite form, whether intentional or otherwise, or use of a fictitious name, that may occur or be produced in the processing or publication of the Likeness.
By attending an event, you warrant that you have read this Consent and Release prior to the event, that you understand it, and that you freely enter into this Consent and Release.
The Service is controlled, operated and administered by NWAT from our offices within the USA. If you access the Service from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use the NWAT Content accessed through networkwithatwist.org in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless NWAT, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorney's fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site or services, any user postings made by you, your violation of any terms of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations. NWAT reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with NWAT in asserting any available defenses.
Class Action Waiver
Any arbitration under these Terms and Conditions will take place on an individual basis; class arbitrations and class/representative/collective actions are not permitted. THE PARTIES AGREE THAT A PARTY MAY BRING CLAIMS AGAINST THE OTHER ONLY IN EACH'S INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY, AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PUTATIVE CLASS, COLLECTIVE AND/ OR REPRESENTATIVE PROCEEDING, SUCH AS IN THE FORM OF A PRIVATE ATTORNEY GENERAL ACTION AGAINST THE OTHER. Further, unless both you and Employer agree otherwise, the arbitrator may not consolidate more than one person's claims, and may not otherwise preside over any form of a representative or class proceeding.
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. NETWORK AFTER WORK, INC. AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE SITE AT ANY TIME.
NETWORK WITH A TWIST .AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. NETWORK AFTER WORK, INC. AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
NWAT reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Illinois and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Illinois in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Site. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and NWAT as a result of this agreement or use of the Site. NWAT's performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of NWAT s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or information provided to or gathered by NNWAT 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.
Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and NWAT with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and NWAT with respect to the Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be written in English.
Changes to Terms
NWAT reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which networkwithatwist.org is offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions. NWAT encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of our updates.
NETWORK WITH A TWIST MEMBERSHIP
**NETWORK WITH A TWIST TERMS & CONDITIONS By applying you acknowledge and agree to the following terms and conditions of membership: Prophet Firm, LLC is a Texas limited liability company. Your title of “member” is only in reference to the business organization, Network With a Twist, and in no way gives you ownership, management authority, or the ability to bind Prophet LLC. You are not investing in Prophet LLC nor are you applying for employment as a director or officer. You have no control or authority of the day to day operations of Prophet Firm, LLC. Membership dues are due monthly on the same day you originally applied for membership. Failure to pay membership dues in a timely manner will result in termination of member status. Membership dues are NON-REFUNDABLE. Upon termination of membership, you will cease to receive any benefits and agree to cease all use of the name Network With a Twist. Membership dues may be used for whatever the managing Members and officers of Prophet Firm, LLC determine are appropriate or necessary for Prophet Firm LLC. Any member may be removed from Network With a Twist at the will of Prophet Firm, LLC managing directors and officers. The following could result in automatic revocation of member status: arrest, membership in a competitively similar organization, participation in that which portrays Network With a Twist in a negative light or brings Network With a Twist negative press, participation in that which damages the reputation of Prophet Firm LLC, intentional defamation of Prophet Firm LLC, fraud, falsification of your Network With a Twist Application. The previous list is not exhaustive. Network With a Twist has multiple events at multiple venues and often allows its members to participate in various activities. By participating in each activity you accept agree that you have assessed your physical state and have determined that you are healthy enough to participate in said activity. You also accept and agree, with regard to Prophet Firm LLC, TO WAIVE ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY PHYSICAL, FINANCIAL, REPUTATION, OR BUSINESS INJURY OR DAMAGES RESULTING IN THE PARTICIPATION OF SAID ACTIVITY AND THE PARTICIPATION IN MEMBERSHIP OF NETWORK WITH A TWIST, PROPHET FIRM LLC. You agree that you will hold Prophet Firm LLC harmless and indemnify Prophet Firm LLC in the event that a claim for damages is filled against Prophet Firm LLC or its owners, due to an incident arising out of your participation in a Network With a Twist activity or your participation in Network With a Twist membership. It is further understood and agreed that Network With a Twist cannot guarantee the success of its program for any one individual. Each person’s individual effort and ambition will affect the level of success attained via the My Preference Program. You acknowledge that Network With a Twist is only responsible with setting you up with an initial meeting with indivuals to help you succeed and making recommendations for you to follow. These recommendations are not mandatory and by submitting your information you hereby agree to hold Prophet Firm LLC its consultants agents, Members, and subsidiaries harmless for any damages accrued as a result of the advice given/not given by Prophet Firm LLC and/or any damages accrued by your efforts in following your customized My Preference Program .It is further understood and agreed that any litigation brought against Prophet LLC will be brought in a district court, in Houston, Harris County, Texas.
NWAT welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Terms:
Network With a Twist
Effective as of october 15, 2015