Terms of Use

Terms of Use

By continuing to use SoccerWire.com, by submitting content for publication, or participating in the comments sections of our pages, you agree that you are bound, and to abide by these Terms and Conditions.

We reserve the right to change the Terms and Conditions here at any time, and you agree (by your continued use of our site) to be bound by any such changes. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features or functionality (including, without limitation, video, embedded social media and other projects) that add to or enhance our site shall be subject to these Terms and Conditions of Use. The most current version of these Terms and Conditions can be viewed at any time at: soccerwire.com/terms-us-use/.

Terms and Conditions

HummerSport, LLC operates this SoccerWire.com website as a single web platform capable of housing an unlimited number of  geographically-specific websites, where each site may be branded separately, but in reality are all able to share content and resources – such as this “Terms of Use” page. Some of these website brands are SoccerWire.com, PotomacSoccerWire.com, and Tri-StateWire.com, with many more available. These and all other brands utilizing this website platform are operated for the purpose of providing a place for soccer participants and fans a place to find news, information, and opinion. We also provide free subscription–based email newsletters about local soccer. All of the website and email newsletter offerings are referred to hereafter as the (“Service”) subject to the following Terms of Use (“Terms”).

HummerSport provides this web site and related Service subject to your compliance with the Terms set forth below. Your continued use of this site evidences your agreement to these Terms.

Address and Contact Information
TheSoccerWire.com, SoccerWire.com, PotomacSoccerWire.com, and other —–SoccerWire.com websites are owned and operated by HummerSport, LLC and is one of many web sites making up HummerSport’s offerings. You can reach HummerSport by mail at 47605 Woodboro Ter, Bldg 19, in Potomac Falls, VA 20165 or by telephone at 703-433-1887. You may send email to us by clicking feedback@hummersport.com

WARNING – DISCLAIMER
HummerSport makes no warranty as to the safety, reliability, accuracy, timeliness, usefulness, adequacy, completeness or suitability of information on our web site. HummerSport cannot and does warrant against human and machine errors, omissions, delays, interruptions or losses, including loss of data. HummerSport cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from this site are free from infection by viruses, worms, trojan horses or other code that may harm your computer or system. Most of the content you intend to view on this website or in one of our newsletters is provided by third-parties, and should be relied on by you at your own risk. You assume the risk that the data is incorrect or inaccurate. No such information should be construed as the advice of a professional, or as endorsed by The Soccer Wire or HummerSport.

Intellectual Property and Use of the Site
All text, graphics and multimedia content available here, whether reached from the entry point URL http://www.SoccerWire.com/ or others, and pages within these domains (the “Sites”) and all related code (including but not limited to HTML, JavaScript, Flash, other mark-up languages, and all scripts) within the sites are the property of HummerSport and/or its affiliates. All material on the Sites, including (but not limited to) images, illustrations, audio clips and video clips, is protected by copyrights that are owned or controlled by HummerSport or by other parties that have licensed their material to HummerSport or by other parties properly credited via standard public use guidelines outlined for news organizations. Material from the Site may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way. Modification of the materials or use of the materials for any other purpose is a violation of copyright and other proprietary rights. The use of any such material on any other web site or computer environment is prohibited.

By posting or submitting content on or to our site (regardless of the form or medium with respect to such content, whether text, videos, photographs, audio or otherwise), you are giving us, and our affiliates, agents and third party contractors the right to display or publish such content on our site and its affiliated publications (either in the form submitted or in the form of a derivative or adapted work), to store such content, and to distribute such content and use such content for promotional and marketing purposes.

You shall be solely responsible for your own submissions and the consequences of posting or publishing them. You agree that you will not: (I) submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant us all of the rights granted herein; (II) publish falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage us or any third party; (III) submit material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate; (IV) submit contact information meant to identify you, or another person for whom you have permission to represent, that is false or that of another known person for whom you, or the person you have permission to represent, is not; or (V) post advertisements or solicitations of business. We reserve the right to remove or not publish submissions without prior notice.

While HummerSport does not and cannot review every submission and is not responsible for the content of such messages, we reserve the right to delete, move, or edit submissions that, at our sole discretion, deem abusive, defamatory, obscene, in violation of copyright or trademark laws, or otherwise unacceptable.

If you are a copyright owner or agent thereof and believe that any of our content infringes upon your copyright, please contact us here.

You agree that in the event we receive a subpoena issued by a court or from a law enforcement or government agency, we shall comply with such subpoenas without your consent or prior notice to you and may disclose your IP address, username, name, IP location or other information in response thereto.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
YOU AGREE THAT USE OF THE SERVICE IS ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” OR “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, HUMMERSPORT DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, ACCURACY, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE SERVICE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, HUMMERSPORT DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR OTHER SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON ANY SITES OR SERVICE, OR ACCESSED THROUGH ANY LINKS ON THE SITE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, HUMMERSPORT DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS IN CONNECTION WITH ANY SITE OR THE SERVICE. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties. In such jurisdictions, some of the foregoing disclaimers may not apply to you insofar as they relate to implied warranties.

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL HUMMERSPORT BE LIABLE FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES (EVEN IF HUMMERSPORT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM ANY ASPECT OF YOUR USE OF ANY SITE OR THE SERVICE, WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF THE SITE OR THE SERVICE, FROM INABILITY TO USE A SITE OR THE SERVICE, OR THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, MODIFICATION, ALTERATION, OR TERMINATION OF ANY SITE OR THE SERVICE. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY WITH RESPECT TO DAMAGES INCURRED BY REASON OF OTHER SERVICES OR PRODUCTS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED IN CONNECTION WITH ANY SITE OR THE SERVICE OR ANY LINKS ON ANY SITE, AS WELL AS BY REASON OF ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED IN CONNECTION WITH ANY SITE OR THE SERVICE OR ANY LINKS ON ANY SITE. THESE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In some jurisdictions, limitations of liability are not permitted. In such jurisdictions, some of the foregoing limitation may not apply to you.

INDEMNITY
You agree to indemnify and hold HummerSport, LLC, its officers, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, directors, officers, agents, service providers, suppliers and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorney fees and court costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of Content you submit, post or make available through the Service, your use of the Service, your violation of the Terms, your breach of any of the representations and warranties herein, or your violation of any rights of another.

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of the United States and the Commonwealth of Virginia, applicable to agreements made and to be performed therein without regard to conflict of laws principles. BY CONTINUING TO USE OUR SITE, YOU AGREE TO ABIDE BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.