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Online.bio: Alpha release

Terms and Conditions Summary

Online.bio is an automatic website creator or website builder that provides Self Employed workers and freelance professionals the following features:

Third-Level domain name under online.bio or any other of our domain names referred to below

Installed responsive Website ready to fill with your personal information

Section to display your Services, Skills and Certifications

Section to display your contact details, including a Contact Form

5 photos of Free distribution

SSL installed

Digital Business Card (.vcf) ready to download

Customize your own color and SEO

We also offer paid upgrades (also called Memberships) for people to add certain services to their website such as the following:

Branded email account matching your domain name

Access to a checkout page on your Website to receive different forms of payment such as but not limited to Paypal, Stripe, Bitcoin, Bitpay

Ready-to-Print Stationary such as business cards, Envelopes and Letterhead

 

Online.bio aims to become the preferred network for people to create their personal websites and display the services that they offer. This project is being developed by ideas.are.systems/incorporated in Ottawa, Canada.

We believe that displaying your information online should be easy and fast. The internet is here to help you connect and grow your personal business. Online.bio is a tool for you to promote yourself and your personal business and services online.

Online.bio is comprised of many websites including but not limited to assistant.bio, auditor.bio, broker.bio, caregiver.bio, coder.bio, consultant.bio, creator.bio, dentist.bio, designer.bio, engineer.bio, freelancer.bio, handyman.bio, helper.bio, housekeeper.bio, inspector.bio, instructor.bio, lawyer.bio, marketer.bio, mechanic.bio, online.bio, photographer.bio, physician.bio, producer.bio, promoter.bio, realtor.bio, stylist.bio, supervisor.bio, teacher.bio, tutor.bio, editor.bio, translator.bio, therapist.bio, entertainer.bio, merchant.bio.. Online.bio reserves the right to add Domain Names to this list according to conditions in the Market, so please check the referred link constantly to understand if any updates have occurred.

We are creating this network using our own resources and our own technology and systems, and we strive to give you always the most affordable price possible. 

We are building this network from the ground up and we are trying our best to maintain all of our websites fully operational 100% of the time, finding problems and solving them right away. However, it is possible that our Network may experience problems and therefore we cannot guarantee a 100% uptime of your website or ours all of the time (although in the future it will). If you find a problem or wish to send us a recommendation, please contact us through our Contact page or sending an email to abuse(a)online.bio

You will find that some of our domain names are not available for use because they are either as Reserved or Blocked. We have blocked many domain names from registration because we want to maintain similar Policies as any internet Registry (such as the .bio Registry) would, and therefore we are also following ICANN´s (Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers) recommendations, procedures and requirements for Registries. 

We have also Reserved keyword relevant domain names in order to offer them exclusively to our paid subscriptors, either Basic Members, Premium Members and/or VIP Members 

We reserve the right to increase or decrease the amount and type of domain names reserved and/or blocked at our own discretion.

We offer a 30-day trial period at no cost and no obligation for you to buy. We will not ask you for any payment details either during this trial period. We will request your paymen details only when you decide to purchase your yearly membership or yearly access

Here are some basic rules to follow when creating your website with online.bio

1. There is a limit of 3 basic websites per person. You are not allowed to own more than 3 websites for your personal use. All additional websites created or in use by the same individual may be deleted and it´s domain name made available without notice at our sole discretion. If you need more than 3 websites please contact us. We will do our best to accommodate your needs and offer you a service tailored to your needs.

2. Websites that are not in use after the 30-day trial period will be deleted and the domain name made available again without prior notice. We shall consider that your website is In Use when it contains at least the following information: Profile Photo, Name, Last Name, one email or phone, and at least one of the following items: Personalized Slogan, Personalized Description, Personalized Service 

3. Since we are still building this network and system, we cannot offer 100% uptime or 100% availability of your website worldwide. However, we are constantly monitoring our performance and doing our best to solve all issues timely and working hard on achieving a 100% uptime for all of our users. Your feedback and help if you find any problems is greatly appreciated.

4. We will strive to maintain our Network always with useful information. However, please note that the information and content displayed on all of our websites is provided by each user and therefore we cannot be held responsible for inaccuracies, misleading or false information or for any harm that can be or is caused through the use of our websites and services. You are using our website at your discretion and understand the risks involved in either displaying your personal information online or requesting information to others or engaging with others.

5. Since this is an open publishing platform, it is possible that some individuals may post illegal or inappropriate content. We do not tolerate this behaviour and we will take down any website at our discretion when we find the information displayed unprofessional, illegal or inappropriate. By using our service, you agree not to display information that may be considered offensive or illegal.

6. You must never use your website or domain name to promote abuse or in any other way harm or intend to harm individuals, companies, governments, organizations as well as our network and/or the .bio Registry. Such use is strictly forbidden and includes but is not limited to phishing, domain name or domain theft, botnet command and control, distribution of malware, fast flux attacks/hosting, hacking, pharming, spam, piracy, counterfeiting, child pornography, cybersquatting, frontrunning, gripe sites, deceptive and?or offensive domain names, fake renewal notices, crossgTLD registration scam, name spinning, pay-per-click, traffic diversion, false affiliation, domain kiting?tasting, fast-flux, 419 scams or if the domain name is being used in a manner that appears to threaten the stability, integrity or security of the Registry and?or that may put the safety and security of any registrant or user at risk.

online.bio commitment to .BIO Domain Name Policy

7. Since we are bound by the Terms and Conditions of the .bio Registry, you specifically agree not to undermine the principles of organic agriculture in any form within your website. Any website in our network that is found to be against the domain name policy of the .bio Registry will be taken down immediately. For more information, you can visit https://domains.bio/bio_policy and review in particular sections 1.4 and 1.5 to understand the extent of this Policy regarding the subdomains that you are able to register under any of our .bio domain names. We are bound by the .bio Policy and will follow their policy accordingly.

8. According to the .bio domain name policy, if the content that you wish to display in your website is related to Organic Farming and/or Organic Agriculture, you must make sure that the content you provide falls within the Guidelines of IFOAM Organic International's Principles of Organic Agriculture (https://www.ifoam.bio/en/organic-landmarks/principles-organic-agriculture

9. We request that you contact us whenever you find inappropriate or illegal content in any website of our users or members and help us maintain our network free of useless information. In case that you find information undermining the principles of Organic Farming or not abiding by the principles of organic farming by IFOAM you can also send your takedown request to complaint.bio@startingdot.com

In order to verify compliance of our Terms and Conditions we may, at our sole discretion, use automated and manual systems to verify the information provided by each one of our users

Below you will find our complete Terms and Conditions. Feel free to read them through and let us know if you have any questions or concerns. We are trying to launch a succesful worldwide network of professionals and professional services and your help in making us build this network as a useful tool for the world is always welcome and appreciated

Additional terms and conditions:

Below you will find our complete Terms and Conditions. Read them carefully if you wish to create your website with us, because they outline your responsabilities and ours. 

Terms of Service

These Terms of Service are complemented by our Privacy Policy. Please refer to both documents to understand the scope of our Services and responsibilities

We (Ideas Are Systems Incorporated, a.k.a. ideas.are.systems/incorporated) run a website hosting platform called online.bio.

Online.bio is comprised of many websites including but not limited to assistant.bio, auditor.bio, broker.bio, caregiver.bio, coder.bio, consultant.bio, creator.bio, dentist.bio, designer.bio, engineer.bio, freelancer.bio, handyman.bio, helper.bio, housekeeper.bio, inspector.bio, instructor.bio, lawyer.bio, marketer.bio, mechanic.bio, online.bio, photographer.bio, physician.bio, producer.bio, promoter.bio, realtor.bio, stylist.bio, supervisor.bio, teacher.bio, tutor.bio, editor.bio, translator.bio, therapist.bio, entertainer.bio, merchant.bio.. Online.bio reserves the right to add Domain Names to this list according to conditions in the Market, so please check the referred link constantly to understand if any updates have occurred.

Online.bio is an automatic website creator or website builder that provides the following features for our Users:

30-day FREE trial (no obligation and no credit card needed)

Third-Level domain name under online.bio or any other of our domain names referred to above

Installed responsive Website ready to fill with your personal information

5 photos of Free distribution

SSL installed

SEO ready

Digital Business Card (.vcf) ready to download

We also offer paid upgrades (also called Memberships) for people to add certain services to their website such as the following:

Branded email account matching your domain name

Access to a checkout page on your Website to receive different forms of payment such as but not limited to Paypal, Stripe, Bitcoin, Bitpay)

Ready-to-Print Stationary such as business cards, Envelopes and Letterhead

Premium Domain Names

Our service is designed to give you the easiest experience to get online, fast, and with a responsive looking website and SSL enabled for secure communications. A place to download and share your personal vcard, a place where your customers can find you online.

We make websites for people. We do not provide the content.

We provide a basic website template which looks great in most devices, SSL communication encrypted in our servers. SEO ready to add only your personal information. Whatever you add as your personal information, your photos, your profile information, your address, email, phone, is your responsibility. You have complete control and ownership over what information is displayed on your website and we encourage you to express yourself freely. However, be responsible in what you publish. In particular, make sure that none of the prohibited items (like spam, viruses, or serious threats of violence) appear on your website. You should be aware that you must hold the rights to publish any photo or Text in your online.bio Website

If you find an online.bio website (also known as a .bio or a online.bio website) that you believe violates these Terms of Service, please visit our abuse page and report it!

We also have additional services and products designed to make the web a better place like Paypal, Stripe, Bitpay that are offered according to each one of their services, terms and specifications.

By using any of our online.bio websites or domain names, you agree NOT TO UNDERMINE THE PRINCIPLES OF ORGANIC FARMING AS ESTABLISHED BY THE I.F.O.A.M. More information about this Policy for registering .bio domain names can be found here:

http://domains.bio/bio_policy

Additional Policies:

Online.bio websites are made for people who wish to display and make public their personal information and contact details in order to increase their business. Hence, the use of temporary, fake, anonymous, disposable or any other kind of temporary email addresses to register an online.bio website is strictly prohibited and may result in an immediate deletion of the referred online.bio website without notice. If you want to remain anonymous on the web, please refrain from using our services.

We appreciate the time and effort that the people from Automattic-(wordpress) took to draft these Terms and Conditions and we thank them truly for this contribution to our project!

They also planted the seed of an idea in our brains… so we thank them for this too!

Terms and Conditions of Service:

The following terms and conditions (“Terms”) govern all use of the Online.bio Network . The Online.bio Network is comprised of the following domain names : (ADD LIST OF DOMAIN NAMES (collectively the “online.bio” domains ) and the registered subdomains by our users. Each online.bio domain is provided with content pre-installed for the user to fill in with his personal information and skills, to promote himself or his business or his ideas.

We do offer third party services (paypal integration, Stripe, atmail), but you will enter into a separate agreement with each one of those providers as you require their services.

Our Services are offered subject to your acceptance without modification of all of the terms and conditions contained herein and all other operating rules, policies (including, without limitation, ideas.are.systems/incorporated Privacy Policy) and procedures that may be published from time to time by ideas.are.systems/incorporated (collectively, the “Agreement”). You agree that we may automatically upgrade our Services, and these Terms will apply to any upgrades.

Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using our Services. By accessing or using any part of our Services, you agree to become bound by the Terms of this Agreement. If you do not agree to all the Terms of this Agreement, then you may not access or use any of our Services. If these Terms are considered an offer by Ideas.are.systems/incorporated, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms.

Our Services are not directed to children younger than 13, and access and use of our Services is only offered to users 13 years of age or older. If you are under 13 years old, please do not register to use our Services. Any person who registers as a user or provides their personal information to our Services represents that they are 13 years of age or older.

Use of our Services requires a  (online.bio websites)User or Member account. You agree to provide us with complete and accurate information when you register for an account. You will be solely responsible and liable for any activity that occurs under your username. You are responsible for keeping your password secure.

1.  (online.bio websites)online.bio website

Your online.bio website  (online.bio websites)includes one domain name under the Third Level of any of our online.bio domains. If you create a blog or website on any online.bio website,  (online.bio websites)you are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and blog, and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any other actions taken in connection with the blog. You must immediately notify Ideas.are.systems/incorporated of any unauthorized uses of your blog, your account, or any other breaches of security. Ideas.are.systems/incorporated will not be liable for any acts or omissions by you, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions.

 

Responsibility of Contributors.

If you post material to  (online.bio websites) (online.bio websites), post links on  (online.bio websites) (online.bio websites), or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available (any such material, “Content”), you are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content or your conduct. That is the case regardless of what form the Content takes, which includes, but is not limited to text, photo, video, audio, or code. By using  (online.bio websites) (online.bio websites), you represent and warrant that your Content and conduct do not violate these Terms or the User Guidelines. By submitting Content to Ideas.are.systems/incorporated for inclusion on your website, you grant Ideas.are.systems/incorporated a world-wide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish the Content solely for the purpose of displaying, distributing, and promoting your blog. This license allows Ideas.are.systems/incorporated to make publicly-posted content available to third parties selected by Ideas.are.systems/incorporated (through the Ideas.are.systems/incorporated Firehose, for example) so that these third parties can analyze and distribute (but not publicly display) your content through their services. You also give other  (online.bio websites) (online.bio websites) users permission to share your Content on other  (online.bio websites) (online.bio websites) websites and add their own Content to it (aka to reblog your Content), so long as they use only a portion of your post and they give you credit as the original author by linking back to your website (the reblogging function on  (online.bio websites) (online.bio websites) does this automatically!). If you delete Content, Ideas.are.systems/incorporated will use reasonable efforts to remove it from  (online.bio websites) (online.bio websites), but you acknowledge that caching or references to the Content may not be made immediately unavailable. Without limiting any of those representations or warranties, Ideas.are.systems/incorporated has the right (though not the obligation) to, in Ideas.are.systems/incorporated’s sole discretion, (i) reclaim your username or website’s URL due to prolonged inactivity, (ii) refuse or remove any content that, in Ideas.are.systems/incorporated’s reasonable opinion, violates any Ideas.are.systems/incorporated policy or is in any way harmful or objectionable, or (iii) terminate or deny access to and use of  (online.bio websites) (online.bio websites) to any individual or entity for any reason. Ideas.are.systems/incorporated will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid.

Web Traffic. We may use a third party Services such as comScore, Inc. (“comScore”), to measure  (online.bio websites)’s audience and usage. By hosting your site on  (online.bio websites), you agree to assign the traffic relating to your website to Ideas.are.systems/incorporated and authorize us to sign a Traffic Assignment Letter on your behalf for audience measurement reports. Your website’s traffic will be included under Ideas.are.systems/incorporated. You understand that your website will not receive credit for traffic in these reports, and you must not assign your website’s traffic to any other party. If we or any third party require additional documentation to verify ownership of your website or domain name, you agree to make reasonable efforts to accommodate such requests.

Ecommerce. There are certain features on  (online.bio websites), such as Checkout and Send , that enable you to collect money through your websites for the Services or Products offered or provided by you. sell items (goods, content, services, etc.) on your website. You are solely responsible for all of your ecommerce activities, including your store, your items, its operation, all applicable taxes and fees, and compliance with any applicable laws. Among other things, this means that:

You should use your best judgment when setting up your Checkout or Send, operating your Checkout or Send, and selling items. For example, you may not want to accept check payments if you are not comfortable sharing your mailing address with a customer, or you may want to publish payment and return policies.

We are not involved in your relationships or transactions with any customer or potential customer.

You are responsible for resolving all support questions, comments, and complaints, including refunds, chargebacks, or pricing questions. You should provide contact information so that customers may contact you with questions or complaints.

You are responsible for delivering items sold to your customers, and for fulfilling all promises, representations, or warranties you make to them in connection with a sale.

You may choose to set up and/or use third party services, such as PayPal or Stripe to collect payment, or TaxJar for tax calculations. If you do so, be aware that some of your — and your customers’ — data may be passed to the respective third party, and the respective third party’s terms of service, privacy policy, and other policies may apply. We are not involved in these relationships. If you use a Checkout or Send or Send feature Checkout or Send, please note that some of these third party services (like TaxJar) may be enabled by default, but you may disable them before your Checkout or Send is set up. If you do not want to use these third party services, please disable them in Checkout or Send settings.

You are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with your ecommerce activities. You must collect, report, and/or pay the correct amounts to the appropriate authorities, if applicable, and if needed, inform your customers about any taxes they may be required to pay and issue appropriate invoices. While Checkout or Send enables you to include sales tax in transactions, you should not rely solely on this feature.

You must not violate our User Guidelines or Checkout or Send Guidelines.

HTTPS. We offer free HTTPS on all  (online.bio websites) sites by default, including those using custom domains, via DigiCert. By signing up and using a custom domain on  (online.bio websites), you authorize us to act on the domain name registrant’s behalf (by requesting the necessary certificates, for example) for the sole purpose of providing HTTPS on your site.

Attribution. Ideas.are.systems/incorporated reserves the right to display attribution text or links in your site footer or toolbar, attributing  (online.bio websites) or the theme author, for example. The toolbar may not be altered or removed. Photos

Every online.bio website includes pre-installed photos on display. The photos on display in all online.bio websites by default have been provided by Pixabay using a Creative Commons CC0 commercial license where no attribution is required and the photos are free to distribute for any commercial purpose. We want to thank Pixabay for making this possible. When you create a online.bio website you can exchange these photos from Pixabay to any photos that you want. Hereby you take full responsibility for using images that you are licensed to use and reproduce or that are free to distribute and display on your website. We are not responsible for photos that violate these terms and your online.bio website can become deleted if you don{t have the appropriate license to display your photos on your online.bio website

Payment and Renewal.

General Terms. Optional paid services such as Basic or Premium Memberships  are available for purchase (any such services, an “Upgrade”). By selecting an Upgrade you agree to pay Ideas.are.systems/incorporated the monthly or annual subscription fees indicated for that service. Payments will be charged on a pre-pay basis on the day you sign up for an Upgrade and will cover the use of that service for a monthly or annual subscription period as indicated.

Automatic Renewal. Unless you notify Ideas.are.systems/incorporated before the end of the applicable subscription period that you want to cancel an Upgrade, your Upgrade subscription will automatically renew and you authorize us to collect the then-applicable annual or monthly subscription fee for such Upgrade (as well as any taxes) using any credit card or other payment mechanism we have on record for you. Upgrades can be canceled at any time in the Upgrades section of your website’s dashboard.

Premium Memberships  are provided by Ideas.are.systems/incorporated under the terms and conditions for such service By signing up for a Premium Membership  you agree to abide by such terms and conditions.

Visitors:

Whenever you visit any online.bio website you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions. This includes that ideas.are.systems/incorporated is not liable or responsible for the quality or/of the services offered by our users. We do not promote, recommend or in any way endorse the services offered by of any of our users. We are only the medium where people can find other people online. We cannot respond to the quality of the people or the quality of the work that they perform.

CDN

In order to provide a faster and more secure experience to our visitors worldwide, we may at any time utilize the services of a Content Delivery Network (CDN). Content Delivery Networks replicate our user’s websites in many servers across the globe in order to load faster and in a more secure environment. By the use of our services you agree to transfer your personal information to the servers of these CDNs in order to replicate your website across the internet worldwide for a faster display of your personal information.

Third Party Services. You may choose to set up and/or use third party services, such Stripe or PayPal to collect payment. If you do so, be aware that some of your — and your customers’ — data may be passed to the respective third party, and the respective third party’s terms of service, privacy policy, and other policies may apply. We are not involved in these relationships.

Tax Calculations.  You are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with your ecommerce activities. You must collect, report, and/or pay the correct amounts to the appropriate authorities, if applicable, and if needed, inform your customers about any taxes they may be required to pay and issue appropriate invoices.

Legal Use

You are solely responsible for compliance with all applicable rules and regulations, including domestic and international law for the services provided on your online.bio website as well as for collecting payments for your Services provided, as well as for collecting any Customs charges or fees related to your transactions.

You agree not to:

Publish material or engage in activity that is illegal under applicable law.

Use any online.bio website  to overburden Ideas.are.systems/incorporated’s systems, as determined by us in our sole discretion.

Disclose the sensitive personal information of others.

Send spam or bulk unsolicited messages.

Interfere with, disrupt, or attack any service or network.

Distribute material that is or enables malware, spyware, adware, or other malicious code.

Payment, Renewal and Refunds.

You are always free to delete your online.bio website. Please note that the following procedure applies:

You should access your account and request to Delete your Website in the Settings Section

A confirmation message will appear and after your confirmation your information will be completely erased from our servers. You will no longer be bound of our Terms and Conditions until you decide to come back!

6. Responsibility of Visitors.

Ideas.are.systems/incorporated has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including text, computer software, photos and videos, posted on any online.bio website, and cannot therefore be responsible for that material’s content, use or effects. By operating our Services, Ideas.are.systems/incorporated does not represent or imply that it endorses the material there posted, or that it believes such material to be accurate, useful, or non-harmful. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Our Services may contain content that is offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable, as well as content containing technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors. Our Services may also contain material that violates the privacy or publicity rights, or infringes the intellectual property and other proprietary rights, of third parties, or the downloading, copying or use of which is subject to additional terms and conditions, stated or unstated. Ideas.are.systems/incorporated disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of our Services, or from any downloading by those visitors of content there posted.

We will, however, display a Contact Form where you can report any content that you consider inappropriate, illegal or harmful and we will do our best to review and undertake the corresponding measures, which may range from a private request to modify or update the content posted to a complete deletion of such website and it´s information

Online.bio websites are meant to be used by real people who engage in legal commercial activities. We reserve the right to refuse our services or delete any online.bio website that is not aligned to this objective. We do not promote or endorse the reselling of our Services by any third party, except when noted, by our Certified Installers.

We may delete any domain name that is found to be used for speculation purposes or if any person is holding a particular Domain Name without posting useful information and with the intention to resell such domain name for profit

Note that if your services include Nudity or offensive expressions, we may ban such content from our network if it does not prove to be useful for conducting legal business

7. Content Posted on Other Websites.

We have not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, made available through the websites and webpages to which  (online.bio websites) links, and that link to  (online.bio websites). Ideas.are.systems/incorporated does not have any control over those non- (online.bio websites) websites, and is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to a non- (online.bio websites) website, Ideas.are.systems/incorporated does not represent or imply that it endorses such website. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Ideas.are.systems/incorporated disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of non- (online.bio websites) websites and webpages.

8. Third Party Services.

You may enable services, products, software (), or applications developed by a third party or yourself (“Third Party Services”) on your site.

If you use any Third Party Services, you understand that:

Third Party Services are not vetted, endorsed, or controlled by Ideas.are.systems/incorporated.

Any use of a Third Party Service is at your own risk, and we shall not be responsible or liable to anyone for Third Party Services.

Your use is solely between you and the respective third party (“Third Party”) and will be governed by the Third Party’s terms and policies. It is your responsibility to review the Third Party’s terms and policies before using a Third Party Service.

Some Third Party Services may request or require access to your (yours, your visitors’, or customers’) data. If you grant access, your data will handled in accordance with the Third Party’s privacy policy and practices. We do not have control over how a Third Party Service may use your data. You should carefully review Third Party Services’ data collection, retention, and use policies and practices before enabling Third Party Services.

Third Party Services may not work appropriately with your website, and we may not be able to provide support for issues caused by any Third Party Services.

If you have questions or concerns about how a Third Party Service operates, or need support, please contact the Third Party directly.

In rare cases, we may at our discretion, suspend, disable, or remove Third Party Services from your account or website.

9. Copyright Infringement and DMCA Policy.

As Ideas.are.systems/incorporated asks others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by  (online.bio websites) violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify Ideas.are.systems/incorporated, and . Ideas.are.systems/incorporated will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material depending on the situation ocurred. Ideas.are.systems/incorporated will terminate a visitor’s access to and use of the website if, under appropriate circumstances, the visitor is determined to be a repeat infringer of the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of Ideas.are.systems/incorporated or others. In the case of such termination, Ideas.are.systems/incorporated will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid to Ideas.are.systems/incorporated.

10. Intellectual Property.

This Agreement does not transfer from Ideas.are.systems/incorporated to you any Ideas.are.systems/incorporated or third party intellectual property, and all right, title, and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with Ideas.are.systems/incorporated. Ideas.are.systems/incorporated, WordPress,  (online.bio websites), the  (online.bio websites) logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with  (online.bio websites) or our Services, are trademarks or registered trademarks of Ideas.are.systems/incorporated or Ideas.are.systems/incorporated’s licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with our Services may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of our Services grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any Ideas.are.systems/incorporated or third-party trademarks.

11. Domain Names.

We act as a Digital Services Provider and as intermediaries between different Digital Services Companies and people. The Domain Names in use for providing online.bio websites are provided by the .bio Registry. Since we are offering Domain Names bound by the Terms and Conditions of the .bio Registry, we enforce and transfer all of their requirements to our users. When you register a domain name on  (online.bio websites), or when you renew or transfer an existing domain name on  (online.bio websites), you become bound by the .bio  registryss terms and conditions.

By using any of our online.bio websites or domain names, you agree NOT TO UNDERMINE THE PRINCIPLES OF ORGANIC FARMING AS ESTABLISHED BY THE I.F.O.A.M. More information about this Policy for registering .bio domain names can be found here:

http://domains.bio/bio_policy

Further, your use of the domain name is also subject to the policies of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (“ICANN”). You can read about your rights and responsibilities as a domain name registrant under ICANN’s Registrar Accreditation Agreement and about domain name registration generally.

13. Changes.

We are constantly updating our Services, and that means sometimes we have to change the legal terms under which our Services are offered. If we make changes that are material, we will let you know by posting on one of our blogs, or by sending you an email or other communication before the changes take effect. The notice will designate a reasonable period of time after which the new terms will take effect. If you disagree with our changes, then you should stop using our Services within the designated notice period. Your continued use of our Services will be subject to the new terms. However, any dispute that arose before the changes shall be governed by the Terms (including the binding individual arbitration clause) that were in place when the dispute arose.

14. Termination.

Ideas.are.systems/incorporated may terminate your access to all or any part of our Services at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement or your  (online.bio websites) account (if you have one), you may simply discontinue using our Services, or better, delete any online.bio website that you have created in the past. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

15. Disclaimer of Warranties.

Our Services are provided “as is.” Ideas.are.systems/incorporated and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Neither Ideas.are.systems/incorporated nor its suppliers and licensors, makes any warranty that our Services will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. If you’re actually reading this, here’s a treat. You understand that you download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, our Services at your own discretion and risk.

16. Jurisdiction and Applicable Law.

Except to the extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise, this Agreement, any access to or use of our Services will be governed by the laws of the city of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, , excluding its conflict of law provisions, and the proper venue for any disputes arising out of or relating to any of the same will be the state and federal courts located in the Ottawa Valley

17. Arbitration Agreement.

Except for claims for injunctive or equitable relief or claims regarding intellectual property rights (which may be brought in any competent court without the posting of a bond), any dispute arising under this Agreement shall be finally settled in accordance with the Comprehensive Arbitration Rules of the Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Service, Inc. (“JAMS”) by three arbitrators appointed in accordance with such Rules. The arbitration shall take place in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, in the English language and the arbitral decision may be enforced in any court. The prevailing party in any action or proceeding to enforce this Agreement shall be entitled to costs and attorneys’ fees.

18. Limitation of Liability.

In no event will Ideas.are.systems/incorporated, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this Agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement for substitute products or services; (iii) for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data; or (iv) for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to Ideas.are.systems/incorporated under this Agreement during the twelve (12) month period prior to the cause of action. Ideas.are.systems/incorporated shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.

19. General Representation and Warranty.

You represent and warrant that (i) your use of our Services will be in strict accordance with the Ideas.are.systems/incorporated Privacy Policy, with this Agreement, and with all applicable laws and regulations (including without limitation any local laws or regulations in your country, state, city, or other governmental area, regarding online conduct and acceptable content, and including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from Canada or the country in which you reside) and (ii) your use of our Services will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party.

21. Indemnification.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Ideas.are.systems/incorporated, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of our Services, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement.

22. Translation.

These Terms of Service were originally written in English (US). We may translate these terms into other languages. In the event of a conflict between a translated version of these Terms of Service and the English version, the English version will control.

23. Miscellaneous.

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between Ideas.are.systems/incorporated and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of Ideas.are.systems/incorporated, or by the posting by Ideas.are.systems/incorporated of a revised version.

If any part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties’ original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof.

You may assign your rights under this Agreement to any party that consents to, and agrees to be bound by, its terms and conditions; Ideas.are.systems/incorporated may assign its rights under this Agreement without condition. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns.