New gTLD CANDIDATE SUPPORT SITE
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
Please agree to the terms and conditions on the bottom of the page.
1. ACCESS AND USE
1.1 General Use Only. The Support Site is for general information purposes only and Listing Content is not validated by ICANN.
1.2 No endorsement by ICANN. The inclusion or display of any organization in the Support Site does not constitute and should not be interpreted to be: (i) an endorsement or recommendation by ICANN of the listed organization, its products or services; or (ii) any indication or other inference that the listed organization has special or unique standing in relation to ICANN’s new gTLD program.
1.3 Prohibitions. Listing Content including contact information may not be reproduced or used for spam, data harvesting, harassment or unauthorized contact or other unauthorized purposes.
2.1.2 You authorize ICANN: (a) with the grant of a royalty free, non-exclusive, worldwide license to reproduce, publish and distribute submitted Listing Content; and (ii) to collect, store and disclose any personal or identifying information submitted as part of any Listing Content, for the purposes of the Support Site and related purposes in connection with ICANN’s new gTLD program support.
2.1.3 You authorize ICANN with the grant of a worldwide, irrevocable, royalty free right and license to reproduce and publish on the Support Site any appropriate queries, ideas or suggestions submitted by you to ICANN in relation to the Support Site. You understand and agree that ICANN does not guarantee the confidentiality of any queries, ideas or suggestions submitted by you and relevant communication may be publicly posted for the benefit of other users of the Support Site.
2.2 Listing/Directory Content
(a) You must ensure that all Listing Content (including contact details) for the Listed Organization on the Support Site is correct and up to date.
(c) You may not submit or post Listing Content which contains or links to: (i) content that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post that content and to grant ICANN all of the necessary rights thereto; (ii) falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage ICANN or any third party; (iii) content that is unlawful, defamatory, libelous, threatening, hateful or racially or ethnically offensive or otherwise inappropriate or objectionable; (iv) content that impersonates or misrepresents another person or organization; (v) personal or identifying information about another person without that person’s express authorization; or (vi) viruses, malware or other malicious code that may harm ICANN or any user of the Support Site.
3. DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
3.1 Disclaimer. Support Site and Listing Content is made available on a strictly ‘AS IS’, ‘AS AVAILABLE’ basis. Use of the Support Site and Listing Content is at the your own discretion and risk. ICANN makes no warranties, representations or guarantees about the availability or fitness for use of the Support Site or any Listing Content. ICANN makes no warranties, representation or guarantee about the accuracy, authenticity, legality, quality or suitability of any: (i) information or third party site links provided in any listing; or (ii) products and services displayed or obtained as a result of access or use of any listing or third party site link.
3.2 Exclusion of Liability. In no event shall ICANN, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees or agents (collectively, “ICANN Parties”) be liable any loss or damage (including direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damage such as loss revenue or loss of profit or opportunity) whatsoever arising from or in connection with any access or use of the Support Site or Listing Content whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages. You hereby release ICANN and the ICANN Parties from any and all claims by you that arise out of, are based upon, or are in any way related to, any action, or failure to act, by ICANN or any ICANN Affiliated Party in connection with ICANN’s or an ICANN Affiliated Party’s maintenance of the Support Site or use of the Listing Content.
3.3 Indemnity. You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless ICANN and the ICANN Parties, from and against any claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities or expenses (including but not limited to attorneys’ fees) arising from: (i) your use of and access to the Support Site or Listing Content; (ii) your breach of these Terms of the Use; (iii) your breach of any third party right; or (iv) any claim that your Listing Content caused damage to a third party.
4.2 ICANN reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to suspend, terminate or otherwise discontinue availability, maintenance or updating of the Support Site.
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