TERMS

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

This is a legal agreement (“Agreement”) between you and American Chat Line (“ACL”). By accessing the ACL web site, currently located at www.americanchatline (the “Site”), and using any of the services (as defined below) accessible through the site, you become a user and agree to, and are bound by, the terms and conditions of this agreement for as long as you continue to use the site or services. If you do not agree to be bound by this agreement, do not use the site or the services. Your use of, or participation in, certain services may be subject to additional terms, and such terms will be either listed in this Agreement or will be presented to you for your acceptance when you sign up to use such services.
The ACL services consist of the following, without limitation: a dating/social website, interactive content and open discussion and chat room services such as “What’s Up Room”, “Club Room”, “Blue room”, etc (collectively, the “Services”). ACL may offer additional services or revise any of the services, at its discretion, and this agreement will apply to all additional, revised, or cease of services.
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, or by other means, such as e-mail, at our discretion. Your continued use of any portion of our website following posting of the updated privacy statement will constitute your acceptance of the changes.
USE OF SITE AND SERVICE
Your Account: Your account is non transferable. You acknowledge that ACL is not responsible for third party access to your account that results from misappropriation of your user names and passwords. 
ACL reserves the right to delete any content, messages, photos, or profiles (collectively, "Content") if our team feels that it violates this agreement or might be offensive, illegal, or might violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of either ACL and/or its Members
In public areas of ACL such as “whats up”, “club room”, “blue room”, “events”, etc, all network members can read and reply to your posts. Please use your discretion when posting in these forums, as ACL is not liable or responsible for anything that goes on online and/or offline with the website. Other areas, such as your profile and inbox, have privacy settings for you to set keep as open or as private as you like. When you publish content or information using the Public setting, it means that you are allowing everyone, to access and use, comment, or share that information, and to associate it with you.
For content that is covered by intellectual property rights, like photos and videos (IP content), you specifically give us the following permission: you grant us a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, worldwide license to use any IP content that you post on or in connection with ACL (IP License). This IP License ends when you delete your IP content or your account unless your content has been shared with others, and they have not deleted it.
We always appreciate your feedback or other suggestions about ACL, but you understand that we may use them without any obligation to compensate you for them (just as you have no obligation to offer them).
You understand and hereby agree that all information, data, text, photographs, graphics, messages,  or other Content whether publicly posted or privately transmitted or otherwise made available to ACL or ACL members, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated and shall be at the member's/person's sole risks and consequences. This means that you are solely responsible for all Content that you upload via the Service. You are solely responsible for the Content that you publish or display (hereinafter, "post") on the ACL service or on ACL Site or transmit to other ACL Members. ACL reserves the right to verify the authenticity of Content posted on the Site but is not obligated to do so and may not do so. In exercising this right, ACL may ask you to provide any documentary or other form of evidence supporting the Content you post on the Site. If you fail to produce such evidence, ACL may, in its sole discretion, terminate your Membership.
By posting Content to any public area of ACL, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to ACL, and other ACL Members, an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully-paid, worldwide license to use, copy, perform, display, and distribute such information and content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such information and content, and to grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing.
If you are invited to an event,  meet an ACL member, speak with an ACL member, etc  ACL is not responsible for any risks or consequences. If you do not feel comfortable with a member, event invite, posting, etc, please report it to ACL. ACL does not control the Content posted via the Service, and therefore is under no circumstances will ACL be liable in any way.  The member is solely responsible for all content, as ACL does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of any content, , including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the Service.
Criminal History. By requesting to use of the ACL website, you warrant that you have never been convicted of a felony and/or are convicted as a sex offender with any Government. ACL DOES NOT CURRENTLY CONDUCT CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK ON ITS MEMBERS, However, we reserve the right to do so at any time.

 

DISCLAIMERS
ACL is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate Content posted on the Site or in connection with the ACL Service, whether caused by Users, Members or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Service, nor for the conduct of any User and/or Member of the ACL Service whether online or offline. ACL assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, User and/or Member communications or any communications by ACL to its Members. ACL is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line-systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to Users and/or Members or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in connection with the ACL Site and/or in connection with the ACL Service. Under no circumstances will ACL be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from anyone's use of the Site or the Service and/or any Content posted on the ACL Site or transmitted to ACL Members. The exchange of profile(s) through or by "ACL" is not a offer and/or recommendation from/by ACL. ACL shall not be responsible for any loss or damage to any individual arising out of, or subsequent to, any relations (including but not limited to matrimonial relations) established pursuant to the use of ACL. The Site and the Service are provided "AS-IS" and ACL cannot guarantee and does not promise any specific results from use of the Site and/or the ACL Service.
ACL expressly disclaims any liability or responsibility whatsoever and howsoever arising as a result of any Content posted on the Site / made available to ACL by any Members or the users of the Site or any third party. ACL does not assume any responsibility or liability for any illegal Content posted on the Site by any Members, users or any third party. All liability, whether civil or criminal arising out of any Content that is Posted on the Site will be of that Member / user / third party who has Posted such Content and ACL reserves its right to claim damages from such Member/ user / third party that it may suffer as a result of such Content Posted on the Site. ACL does not claim ownership of Content you submit or make available for inclusion on the Service.
Information: You are solely responsible and claim liability regarding the information you share to the Service; the information you post, transmit, publish, or otherwise make available (hereinafter “post”) through the Services; and your interactions with other Registered Users through the Services.
Risk Assumption: You assume all risk, responsibility, and liability when using our sites and the Services. This includes all risk associated with online/offline interactions with others, including dating. You agree to take all necessary precautions when meeting individuals.
Reporting violations: You will report violation of the Agreement by others to ACL (if any) without delays.
Content Removal: ACL reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor the information or material you submit to the Services or post in the public areas of the Services or anywhere on our ACL site. ACL has to right to remove any information, at our discretion, that we deem offensive, inappropriate, or in our opinion violates the law in any way, or at the request of a third party.
Posting and Communication: You agree to not post on the ACL website or post on the Services, communicate to other users (or send links), or otherwise engage in any activity on the Site or through the Services, that:

    1. Portrays racism, hatred, bigotry, harass, annoy, intimidate, threaten, etc against any group or individual.
    2. Is defamatory,  abusive, obscene, profane, offensive, sexually oriented, or otherwise objectionable;
    3. Misuse or represent images of another person without his or her consent. 
    4. Promotes or enables illegal or unlawful activities, such as instructions on how to make or buy illegal weapons or drugs, violate someone’s privacy, harm or harass another person, obtain others’ identity information, create or disseminate computer viruses, or circumvent copy-protect devices;
    5. Intended to defraud, swindle or deceive other users of the Services;
    6. Contains viruses, time bombs, trojan horses, cancelbots, worms or other harmful, or disruptive codes, components or devices;
    7. Promotes or solicits involvement in or support of a political platform, religion, cult, or sect;
    8. Disseminates another person’s personal information without his or her permission, or collects or solicits another person’s personal information for commercial or unlawful purposes;
    9. Is off-topic, meaningless, or otherwise intended to annoy or interfere with others’ enjoyment of the Site;
    10. Impersonates, or otherwise misrepresents affiliation, connection or association with, any person or entity;
    11. Solicits gambling or engages in any gambling or similar activity;
    12. Uses scripts, bots or other automated technology to access the Site or Services;
    13. Uses the Site or Services for chain letter, junk mail or spam e-mails;
    14. Collects or solicits personal information about anyone under 18; or
    15. Is in any way used for or in connection with spamming, spimming, phishing, trolling, or similar activities.

No False Information: You will not provide inaccurate, misleading or false information to ACL or to any other user. If information provided to ACL or another user subsequently becomes inaccurate, misleading or false, you will promptly notify ACL of such change.
No Advertising or Commercial Solicitation: You will not advertise or solicit any user to buy or sell any products or services through the Site or Services. You may not transmit any chain letters, junk or spam e-mail to other users. Further, you will not use any information obtained from the Services in order to contact, advertise to, solicit, or sell to any user without their prior explicit consent. If you breach the terms of this subsection and send or post unsolicited bulk email, “spam” or other unsolicited communications of any kind through the Services, you acknowledge that you will have caused substantial harm to ACL, but that the amount of such harm would be extremely difficult to ascertain. As a reasonable estimation of such harm, you agree to pay ACL $150 for each such unsolicited communication you send through the Services.
Selection of Profiles: From time to time, your profile may be selected to introduce you to specific compatible matches. You will be under no obligation to meet with or communicate with the match(es) we may introduce to you. Also we do not guarantee that you will be compatible with your matches that we find for you
Criminal History. By requesting to use of the ACL website, you warrant that you have never been convicted of a felony and/or are convicted as a sex offender with any Government. ACL DOES NOT CURRENTLY CONDUCT CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK ON ITS MEMBERS, However, we reserves the right to do so at any time.

PROPRIETARY RIGHTS.
Ownership of Proprietary Information. You hereby acknowledge and agree that ACL is the owner of highly valuable proprietary information, including but not limited to “What’s Up Room”, “Club Room”, “Blue Room”,  profiles, and relationship questionnaires (collectively, “Confidential Information”). ACL owns and hereby retains all proprietary rights in the Services and the Site, including but not limited to, all Confidential Information.
No Use of Confidential Information. You will not post, copy, modify, transmit, disclose, show in public, create any derivative works from, distribute, make commercial use of, or reproduce in any way any (i) Confidential Information or (ii) other copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information accessible via the Services, without first obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights.
Other Users’ Information. Other Registered Users may post copyrighted information, which has copyright protection whether or not it is identified as copyrighted. You agree that you will not copy, modify, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, for commercial use,  or sell any ACL or third party proprietary information available via the Services or the Site.
License to Posted Content. By posting information or content to any profile pages or public area of the Services such as “Club Room” posts,  you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to ACL and its users, an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully-paid, worldwide license to use, reproduce, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute such information and content.
From time to time, we may create, test or implement new features or programs on the Site  in which you may voluntarily choose to participate, in accordance with the additional terms and conditions of such features or programs. By your voluntary participation in such features or programs, you grant us the rights stated in this subsection in connection with the additional terms and conditions (if any) of such features or programs.

User Information.

  1. Privacy Statement. For information about the collection and possible use of information and material provided by you, please click on ACL’s Privacy Statement located on the Site. By using the Site or the Services, you are consenting to the terms of ACL Privacy Statement.
  2.  Contact Information. You may, at your discretion, exchange contact information with other users.  ACL is not responsible or liable for any contact, online or offline, that you have with users.
  3. Disclosure By Law. You acknowledge and agree that ACL may disclose information you provide if required to do so by law, at the request of a third party, or if we, in our sole discretion, believe that disclosure is reasonable to (1) comply with the law, requests or orders from law enforcement, or any legal process (whether or not such disclosure is required by applicable law); (2) protect or defend ACL, or a third party’s, rights or property; or (3) protect someone’s health or safety if threatened.

LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY WEB SITES / DEALINGS WITH ADVERTISERS AND SPONSORS.
The Services may contain links to web sites of third-parties, including without limitation, advertisers, which are not under the control of ACL, and ACL is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such web sites. ACL provides these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply that ACL endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content on such third-party web site. Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers or sweepstakes sponsors found on or through the Services (including payment and delivery of related goods or services, any personal information or opt-in contact information voluntarily given to advertisers and sweepstake sponsors, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings) are solely between you and such advertiser or sweepstakes sponsor. You agree that ACL will not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings, including the sharing of the information you supply to ACL with advertisers or sweepstakes sponsors, or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Services. Please visit our Privacy Statement to learn more about how we use your information.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY.

  1. No Warranties. THIS SECTION WILL APPLY TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. ACL PROVIDES THE SERVICES ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS AND GRANTS NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICES OR THE SITE (INCLUDING ALL INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN), INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. ACL DOES NOT WARRANT THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES WILL BE SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED, ALWAYS AVAILABLE, ERROR-FREE OR WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT ANY DEFECTS IN THE SERVICES WILL BE CORRECTED. ACL DISCLAIMS LIABILITY FOR, AND NO WARRANTY IS MADE WITH RESPECT TO, THE CONNECTIVITY AND AVAILABILITY OF THE SERVICES.
  2. Third Party Content. Opinions, advice, statements, offers, or other information or content made available through the Services, but not directly by ACL, are those of their respective authors, and should not necessarily be relied upon. Such authors are solely responsible for such content. ACL DOES NOT: (i) GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SERVICES, OR (ii) ADOPT, ENDORSE OR ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY OPINION, ADVICE, OR STATEMENT MADE BY ANY PARTY OTHER THAN ACL. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ACL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE RESULTING FROM ANYONE’S RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OR OTHER CONTENT POSTED ON THE SERVICES, OR TRANSMITTED TO OR BY ANY USERS.
  3. Beta Features. From time to time, ACL may offer new “beta” features or tools with which its users may experiment on the Services. Such features or tools are offered solely for experimental purposes and without any warranty of any kind, and may be modified or discontinued at ACL’S sole discretion. The provisions of this Disclaimer of Warranty section apply with full force to such features or tools.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.

  1. Incidental Damages and Aggregate Liability. IN NO EVENT WILL ACL BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OR CORRUPTION OF DATA OR PROGRAMS, SERVICE INTERRUPTIONS AND PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE SERVICES, EVEN IF ACL KNOWS OR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ACL’S  HAVE ANYAGGREGATE LIABILITY, IN ANY FORM OF ACTION WHATSOEVER IN CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT OR THE USE OF THE SERVICES OR THE SITE.
  2. No Liability for non-ACL Actions. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL ACL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, GENERAL, SPECIAL, COMPENSATORY, CONSEQUENTIAL, AND/OR INCIDENTAL, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE CONDUCT OF YOU OR ANYONE ELSE IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE SERVICES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, BODILY INJURY, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES RESULTING FROM COMMUNICATIONS OR MEETINGS WITH OTHER REGISTERED USERS OF THE SERVICES. THIS INCLUDES ANY CLAIMS, LOSSES OR DAMAGES ARISING FROM THE CONDUCT OF USERS WHO HAVE REGISTERED UNDER FALSE PRETENSES OR WHO ATTEMPT TO DEFRAUD OR HARM YOU.
  3. Information Verification. ACL and its contractors may use various ways of verifying information that users have provided. However, none of those ways are perfect, and you agree that ACL and its contractors will have no liability to you arising from any incorrectly verified information.

INDEMNIFICATION.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless ACL, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) relating to or arising out of (a) your use of or inability to use the Site or Services, (b) any user postings made by you, (c) your violation of any terms of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of a third party, or (d) your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations. ACL reserves the right, at your 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 ACL in asserting any available defenses.

COMMUNICATION AND PRIVACY.
We may use your email address to send you messages notifying you of important changes to the Services, notifications from your account, or special offers, etc.
Third Party Content. Opinions, advice, statements, offers, or other information or content made available through the Services, but not directly by ACL, are those of their respective authors, and should not necessarily be relied upon. Such authors are solely responsible for such content. ACL DOES NOT: (i) GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SERVICES, OR (ii) ADOPT, ENDORSE OR ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY OPINION, ADVICE, OR STATEMENT MADE BY ANY PARTY OTHER THAN ACL. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ACL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE RESULTING FROM ANYONE’S RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OR OTHER CONTENT POSTED ON THE SERVICES, OR TRANSMITTED TO OR BY ANY USERS.

TERM AND TERMINATION.
This Agreement will become effective upon your acceptance of the Agreement by your use of the Site or the Services and will remain in effect in perpetuity unless terminated hereunder. Either you or ACL may terminate your account at any time, for any reason or no reason, without explanation. ACL reserves the right to immediately suspend or terminate your access to any of the Services, without notice, for any reason or no reason. We also reserve the right to remove your account information or data from our Services and any other records at any time at our sole discretion.
ADVERTISING:

  • We do not guarantee the activity that your ads will receive, such as the number of clicks you will get.
  • We cannot control how people interact with your ads, and are not responsible for click fraud or other improper actions that affect the cost of running ads. Our license to run your ad will end when we have completed your Order. You understand, however, that if users have interacted with your ad, your ad may remain until the users delete it.
  • We can use your ads and related content and information for marketing or promotional purposes.
  • You will not issue any press release or make public statements about your relationship with ACL without written permission from us.
  • We may reject or remove any ad for any reason without a refund.
  • If you are placing ads on someone else's behalf, we need to make sure you have permission to place those ads, including the following:(i) You warrant that you have the legal authority to bind the advertiser to this Statement. (ii) You agree that if the advertiser you represent violates this Statement, we may hold you responsible for that violation.

GENERAL PROVISIONS.

  1. Controlling Law and Jurisdiction. You agree that the laws of AP, India (without giving effect to its conflicts of law principles) will govern this Agreement, the Site and the Services and that any dispute arising out of or relating to this Agreement, the Site or the Services will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the federal and state courts in the Central District of AP, India. You acknowledge and agree that any violation of this Agreement may cause ACL irreparable harm, and therefore agree that ACL will be entitled to seek extraordinary relief in court, including but not limited to temporary restraining orders, preliminary injunctions and permanent injunctions without the necessity of posting a bond or other security, in addition to and without prejudice to any other rights or remedies that ACL may have for a breach of this Agreement.

Miscellaneous. This Agreement, which you accept upon registration for the Services, the Privacy Statement located on the Site, Additional Services terms, comprise the entire agreement between you and ACL regarding the use of this Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and ACL related to your use of this Site or Services The failure of ACL to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement does not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid, the remainder of this Agreement will continue in full force and effect. Regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to the use of the Site or this Agreement must be filed within six months after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.
The section titles in this Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.