Equipment: You are responsible for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware and other equipment needed for access to and use of the site and all charges related thereto.
Restrictions on Use: You agree to use the site for lawful purposes only. You agree to not post or transmit through the site any material which violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane or otherwise objectionable, which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, gives rise to civil liability or otherwise violates any law.
By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using the site you will not:
A. attempt to gain unauthorized access to a computer system or network; Links to Third Party Sites: The site may contain links to other web sites ("linked sites"). The linked sites are not under the control of BGCA and BGCA is not responsible for the content of any linked site. BGCA is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by BGCA of the site or any association with its operators.
B. upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer;
C. without authorization, access or alter another's data or programs;
D. violate the patent, copyright, trade secret, trademark or other intellectual property rights, privacy or similar rights of another party;
E. promote political, religious or social activities;
F. violate any governmental law, statute, ordinance, administrative order, rule or regulation;
G. harm minors in any way.
Proprietary Rights: You agree and acknowledge that the site and any necessary software used in connection with the site contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. Except as expressly authorized by BGCA, you agree not to reproduce, modify, rent, lease, loan, sell or create derivative works based on the site.
Monitoring: BGCA has the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the content of the site and, in its sole discretion, to edit, refuse to post or remove any material submitted.
Disclaimer of Warranty: You expressly agree that use of the site is at your sole risk. All information, software, services and related graphics are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind.
Termination/Access Restriction: BGCA reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate access at any time, without notice.