Sabakon® is an annual anime/video game/pop culture event hosted by Sabakon LLC. For purpose of this Agreement (defined below), “you”, “user” and “your” mean the user of the sabakon.com website, as well as the attendee of the annual Sabakon® event.
Users agree to supply accurate information when creating accounts to use for the forum and other certain aspects of the Site. If any information provided is untrue, inaccurate, or incomplete, Sabakon can terminate the account.
All “natural persons” and no legal entities may establish an ccount. Users must be adults (at least or over the age of 18) or must have authorization from a parent or guardian (who is at least or over the age of 18) to create and use an account on the Site. Users are entirely liable for all activities conduced through their accounts. Parents/Guardians are liable for the activities of their child(ren).
AUTHORIZED AND PROHIBITED USES
Access to the Sabakon Site from territories where the content is illegal is strictly prohibited. Those who choose to access the Sabakon® Site from locations outside of the United States do so at their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all local rules including, without limitation, rules about the internet, data, email, or privacy. You agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside. Members visiting the Sabakon Site from countries outside of the United States must agree to abide by all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content.
All content on the Site, including but not limited to copy, images, graphics, artwork, characters, and phrases, are owned by Sabakon® or its licensors. Properties are protected by the United States and other international laws. Users agree they will not create any work or authorship based on the aforementioned properties without the direct permission of Sabakon LLC.
CODE OF CONDUCT
Use of the Site and attendance of the annual Sabakon® event subjects the user to comply by all the applicable laws, rules and regulations stated below. Sabakon reserves the right to edit this Code of Conduct at any time.
-Impersonating any person, business, or entity, including an employee of Sabakon®, or communicating in any way that makes it appear that the communication originates from Sabakon is strictly forbidden.
-Harassing, stalking, or threatening any other users on the site is not permitted, and Sabakon® reserves the right to take legal action to protect its users, attendees, and employees from such actions.
-Removing, altering or concealing any copyright, trademark, patent or other proprietary rights notices of Sabakon® contained in the Site or at the annual Sabakon® event is not allowed. You also may not transmit content that violates or infringes the rights of others, including without limitation, patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, publicity, personal rights or other proprietary or non-proprietary rights.
-Users may not transmit or facilitate the transmission of any content that contains a virus, corrupted data, Trojan horse, bot keystroke logger, worm, time bomb, cancelbot or other computer programming routines that are intended to and/or actually damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or mine, scrape or expropriate any system, data or personal information.
-Users may not participate in the act of spamming chat, whether for personal or commercial purposes, by disrupting the flow of conversation with repeated postings of a similar nature.
MESSAGING AND CHAT
Users may post, transmit, or submit chat and forum posts (collectively “Posts”) within, or in connection with, Sabakon that confirm to the Terms hereof. Sabakon® accepts no responsibility whatsoever in connection with or arising from such Posts. Sabakon® does not endorse and has no control over the content of Posts submitted by users to Forums. Posts submitted to forums are not generally reviewed by Sabakon® staff prior to posting (although Sabakon® retains the right to do so) and do not necessarily reflect the opinions or policies of Sabakon® or any of its employees. Sabakon makes no warranties, express or implied, as to the content of the Posts in the Forums or the accuracy and reliability of any Posts and other materials in the Forums. Sabakon® reserves the right to edit, restrict or remove such Posts for any reason at any time.
Sabakon® assumes no responsibility for actively monitoring Forums for inappropriate messages. Sabakon may, at is election and in its sole discretion, monitor the Forums. To the fullest extent permitted by the law, Sabakon® assumes no responsibility for the content of the Posts, no obligation to modify or remove any inappropriate Posts, and no responsibility for the conduct of the User submitting any Post. You agree that Sabakon® accepts no liability whatsoever if it determines to prevent your Post from being submitted, or if it edits, restricts or removes your Posts.
The Sabakon® Site may contain links to websites operated by other parties. Sabakon® provides these links to you as a convenience or other users might be posting these links as user-provided content. Use of these links and the external websites are at your own risk. The linked sites are not under the control of Sabakon®, and Sabakon® is not responsible for the content available on the other sites. Such links do not imply endorsement by Sabakon of any material or information on any other site, and Sabakon disclaims all liability with regard to your access to and use of such linked sites.
Should you wish to provide a link on the Sabakon® Site to an external website, unless otherwise set forth in a written agreement between you and Sabakon®, you acknowledge and agree to the following: (1) The appearance, position and other aspects of the link may not be such as to damage or dilute the goodwill associated with Sabakon® and/or its licensors’ names and trademarks; (2) the appearance, position and other attributes of the link may not create the false appearance that your organization or entity is sponsored by, affiliated with, or associated with Sabakon®; (3) when selected by a user, the link must display the external website on full-screen and within a “frame” on the linking Site; and (4) Sabakon® reserves the right to revoke its consent to the link at any time and in its sole discretion.
You agree to pay all fees and charges incurred by your or any users of your account and credit card (or applicable payment mechanism) at the price(s) in effect with such charges are incurred. You will also be responsible for paying any applicable taxes relating to your purchases. All amounts appearing on the Site are quoted in U.S. dollars.
Payments must be made using a valid credit card. Credit card payments may be processed on behalf of Sabakon® by a third party credit card processing company.
If you are a copyright owner or agent thereof and believe that content posted on the Sabakon® Site by a Sabakon® site user infringes upon your copyright, please submit notice pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. 512©)) to the Sabakon® Copyright Agent with the following information:
An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright
A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed
The URL of the location on the Sabakon Site containing the material you claim is infringing
Your address, telephone number, and email address
A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright 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 copyright owner, or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf