Terms and agreements
Your Acceptance of These Terms of Service
By accessing and using this Site you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to these Terms of Service, you may not access or use this Site.
These Terms of Service May Change
We reserve the right to update or modify these Terms of Service at any time, without prior notice, by posting the revised version of these Terms of Service behind the link marked "Terms of Service" at the bottom of each page of this Site. These changes will be effective as of the date we post the revised version on this Site, except that changes to subscription fees and features will become effective as to any existing subscriber upon completion of its then-current subscription term. Your continued use of this Site after we have posted the revised Terms of Service constitutes your agreement to be bound by the revised Terms of Service. Your only right with respect to any dissatisfaction with any revisions to the Terms of Service is to cancel your subscription to this Site and discontinue your use of this Site.
For your convenience, whenever these Terms of Service are changed, we will alert you by posting a notice on our home page for sixty days. We will also update the "effective date" at the top of this page. If more than sixty days goes by between your visits to this Site, be sure you check the effective date to see if these Terms of Service have been revised since your last visit.
You may access the current version of these Terms of Service at any time by clicking on the link marked "Terms of Service" at the bottom of each page of this Site.
Your Consent to Other BidProConnect Agreements
We may also require you to follow additional rules, guidelines or other conditions to sign up to use various special features or password-protected areas of this Site, to participate in certain promotions or activities available through this Site, or for other reasons. In such cases, you may be asked to expressly consent to these additional terms, for example, by checking a box or clicking on a button marked "I agree." This type of agreement is known as a "click-through" agreement. If any of the terms of a click-through agreement are different than the terms of these Terms of Service, the terms of the click-through agreement will supplement or amend these Terms of Service, but only with respect to the matters governed by the "click-through agreement."
Ownership of this Site and its Content
This Site, including all of the software and code comprising or used to operate this Site, and all of the text, photographs, images, illustrations, graphics, sound recordings, video and audio-video clips, and other materials available on this Site, including without limitation content submitted by users of this Site (collectively "Content") are protected under applicable intellectual property and other laws, including without limitation the laws of the United States and other countries. All Content and intellectual property rights therein are the property of BidProConnect or the material is included with the permission of the rights owner and is protected pursuant to applicable copyright, trademark, and trade secret laws. All rights not expressly granted by this Agreement are reserved solely to BidProConnect, its vendors and/or licensors.
The presence of any Content on this Site does not constitute a waiver of any right in such Content. You do not acquire ownership rights to any such Content viewed through this Site. Except as otherwise provided herein, none of this Content may be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, modified, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without our express prior written permission. Any unauthorized use by you may subject you to penalties or damages. BidProConnect will enforce its intellectual property rights to the full extent of the law.
You may not use this Site for any purpose that is prohibited by any law or regulation, or to facilitate the violation of any law or regulation. You may not use this Site or any of its Content to compete in any manner with BidProConnect, nor may you resell or redistribute this Site's content without prior express written consent of management of BidProConnect. You may not attempt to use any "deep-link," "scraper," "robot," "bot," "spider," "data mining," "computer code" or any other automated device, program, tool, algorithm, process or methodology or manual process having similar processes or functionality, to access, acquire, copy, or monitor any portion of this Site or any data or Content found on or accessed through this Site without prior express written consent of management of BidProConnect. You may not use this Site to obtain or attempt to obtain through any means any materials or information on this Site that has not been intentionally made publicly available either by public display on this Site or through accessibility by a visible link on this Site. You may not use this Site in a manner that would violate the security of this Site or attempt to gain unauthorized access to this Site, data, materials, information, computer systems or networks connected to any server associated with this Site through hacking, password mining or any other means.
In consideration of your use of this Site, you agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself and to update that information as necessary. You may not impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise represent an affiliation with a person or entity.
You agree not to upload or transmit through this Site any computer viruses, trojan horses, worms or anything else designed to interfere with, interrupt or disrupt the normal operating procedures of a computer. You may not interfere with, attempt to interfere with or otherwise disrupt the proper working of this Site, any activities conducted on or through this Site or any servers or networks connected to this Site, including accessing any data, content or other information prior to the time that it is intended to be available to the public on this Site. BidProConnect reserves the right to limit the number of projects, contacts and companies that can be viewed during any given time period. BidProConnect reserves the right to validate business authenticity as needed or required to support proper use of the Website.
Permission is hereby granted to the extent necessary to lawfully access and use this Site and to display, download, or print portions of this Site on a temporary basis and for your personal and educational use only, provided that you (i) do not modify the Content; (ii) you retain any and all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the Content; (iii) you do not copy or post the Content on any network computer or broadcast the Content in any media; and (iv) you do not use the Content to compete with BidProConnect.
Responsibility for User Generated Content Posted on or Through this Site
In these Terms of Service, "User Generated Content" refers to all of the text, photographs, images, illustrations, graphics, sounds, video, audio-video clips, and other content you post on or through this Site using the social networking tools we make available to Site members. Examples of User Generated Content include user-submitted project descriptions and information in subscribers' profiles.
You are responsible for User Generated Content you post on or through this Site. You are solely responsible for the User Generated Content that you post on or through this Site. Under no circumstances will we be liable in any way for any User Generated Content posted on or through this Site. Such User Generated Content may be posted on or accessed through this Site in our sole discretion.
This means that you, not BidProConnect, are entirely responsible for all User Generated Content that you upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available to others on or through this Site and that you can be held personally liable for comments that are defamatory, obscene, or libelous, or that violate these Terms of Service, an obligation of confidentiality, or the rights of others. If any part of the User Generated Content you submit is not your original work, it is your responsibility to obtain any necessary permissions before you post that User Generated Content on or through this Site.
Because we do not control the User Generated Content posted on or through this Site, we cannot and do not warrant or guarantee the truthfulness, integrity, suitability, or quality of that User Generated Content. You also agree and understand that by accessing this Site, you may encounter User Generated Content that you may consider to be objectionable. We have no responsibility for any User Generated Content, including without limitation any errors or omissions therein. We are not liable for any loss or damage of any kind you claim was incurred as a result of the use of any User Generated Content posted, e-mailed, transmitted or otherwise made available on or through this Site. The User Generated Content posted on or through this Site expresses the personal opinions of the individuals who posted it and does not necessarily reflect the views of BidProConnect or any person or entity associated with BidProConnect.
We may disclose and/or remove User Generated Content. BidProConnect reserves certain rights. We reserve the right (but do not have the obligation) to monitor all User Generated Content. We reserve the right to require that you avoid certain subjects, if we believe that doing so will help ensure compliance with applicable laws. We reserve the right (but do not assume the obligation) to remove or block any User Generated Content at any time without notice at our sole and absolute discretion. We reserve the right to disclose any User Generated Content and the identity of the user who posted or transmitted that User Generated Content in response to a subpoena or whenever we believe that disclosure is appropriate to comply with the law or a court order, to prevent or investigate a possible crime or other violation of law, to protect the rights of BidProConnect or others, or to enforce these Terms of Service. In addition, we reserve the right (but do not assume the obligation) to terminate your access to and use of this Site, or to censor, edit or block your transmissions thereto in our sole discretion. You agree that our exercise of such discretion shall not render us the owners of the User Generated Content, and the user who made such User Generated Content available on or through this Site will retain ownership thereof as described above.
Restrictions on User Generated Content. It is a condition of these Terms of Service that you do not:
- upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available
- any User Generated Content that is unlawful, harmful, hateful, threatening, abusive, harassing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, racially disparaging, indecent, or invasive of another's privacy;
- any User Generated Content that constitutes or promotes any illegal activity, including, without limitation, any User Generated Content constituting or encouraging conduct that would be a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, national or foreign law;
- any User Generated Content that is false, misleading, or fraudulent;
- any User Generated Content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information or proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
- any User Generated Content that violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including User Generated Content which violates the patent rights, copyrights, trademark rights, privacy rights, publicity rights, trade secret rights, confidentiality rights, contract rights, or any other rights of any individual, living or deceased, or any legal entity;
- any User Generated Content that contains the image, name or likeness of anyone other than yourself, unless (i) that person is at least eighteen years old and you have first obtained his/her express permission or (ii) that person is under eighteen years old but you are his/her parent or legal guardian;
- any request for or solicitation of any personal or private information from any individual;
- any request for or solicitation of money, goods, or services for private gain;
- any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; or
- any User Generated Content that contains advertising, promotions or marketing, or which otherwise has a commercial purpose inconsistent with the purposes of this Site;
- impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; or
- violate any local, state, national or international law, rule or regulation.
By posting User Generated Content on or through this Site, you represent and warrant that (i) you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the User Generated Content you post and have the right to grant the license set forth in these Terms of Service; (ii) the User Generated Content you post is accurate, and (iii) you are at least eighteen years old and you have read and understood - and your User Generated Content fully complies with - these Terms of Service and applicable laws and will not cause injury to any person or entity.
Remember, you are legally responsible for your User Generated Content. You can be held personally liable if your User Generated Content is defamatory, obscene, or libelous, violates an obligation of confidentiality, or violates the rights of others. You are also legally responsible for any User Generated Content submitted by anyone logging onto this Site using your username and password, including those doing so without your authorization.
In these Terms of Service, "Feedback" refers to the content you post on or through this Site, other than User Generated Content, that is specifically about how we can improve this Site and the products and services we make available through this Site. Although we do not claim ownership of User Generated Content you post on or through this Site, the Feedback you provide to us through this Site will be and remain our exclusive property. Your submission of Feedback will constitute an assignment to us of all worldwide rights, title and interests in your Feedback, including all copyrights and other intellectual property rights in your Feedback. We will be entitled to reduce to practice, exploit, make, use, copy, disclose, display or perform publicly, distribute, improve and modify any Feedback you submit for any purpose whatsoever, without restriction and without compensating you in any way. For this reason, we ask that you not send us any Feedback that you do not wish to assign to us.
Removal of Content
In general. You can report objectionable content on this Site by e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. While we do not have any obligation to remove content from this Site merely because of a removal request, we will review all such requests and will remove content that we determine should be removed, in our sole discretion and in accordance with our Terms of Service https://www.bidproconnect.com/terms-of-service.html and applicable law. Please be aware, however, that if the content has already been distributed to other Web sites or published in other media, we will not be able to recapture and delete it. Also, a back-up or residual copy of the content we remove from this Site may remain on back-up servers.
Violation of copyrights. BidProConnect does not knowingly violate or permit others to violate the copyrights of others. We will promptly remove or disable access to material that we know is infringing or if we become aware of circumstances from which infringing activity is apparent.
If you are requesting removal of Content because of a violation of your copyrights, please note that the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (the "DMCA") provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you believe that your own work, or the work of a third party for whom you are authorized to act, is featured on this Site or has been otherwise copied and made available on this Site in a manner that constitute copyright infringement, please notify our Copyright Agent immediately. Your notice must be in writing and must include
- an electronic or physical signature of the copyright owner or of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
- a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
- a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on this Site (including the URL, title and/or item number if applicable, or other identifying characteristics);
- your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address, and, if you are not the owner of the copyright, the name of the owner; and
- a written 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; and
- 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.
Your statement must be addressed as follows:
Any notification by a copyright owner or a person authorized to act on its behalf that fails to comply with requirements of the DMCA shall not be considered sufficient notice and shall not be deemed to confer upon us actual knowledge of facts or circumstances from which infringing material or acts are evident.
The BidProConnect names and logos, all product and service names, all page headers, all custom graphics, all button icons, and all trademarks, service marks and logos appearing on this Site, unless otherwise noted, are trademarks (whether registered or not), service marks and/or trade dress of BidProConnect (the "BidProConnect Marks"). All other trademarks, product names, company names, logos, service marks and/or trade dress mentioned, displayed, cited or otherwise indicated on this Site are the property of their respective owners. You are not authorized to display or use the BidProConnect Marks in any manner without our prior written permission. You are not authorized to display or use trademarks, product names, company names, logos, service marks and/or trade dress of other owners featured on this Site without the prior written permission of such owners. The use or misuse of the BidProConnect Marks or other trademarks, product names, company names, logos, service marks and/or trade dress or any other materials contained herein, except as permitted herein, is expressly prohibited. In particular, you may not use any trademark displayed on this Site as a "hot" link without the prior written approval of the trademark owner.
WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT, OR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE AVAILABLE ON OR PROMOTED THROUGH THIS SITE. THIS SITE AND ALL OF ITS CONTENT (INCLUDING USER GENERATED CONTENT) ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, BIDPROCONNECT, ITS AFFILIATES, AND THEIR SERVICE PROVIDERS AND LICENSORS DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, ARISING BY STATUTE, CUSTOM, COURSE OF DEALING, COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR IN ANY OTHER WAY, WITH RESPECT TO THIS SITE, ITS CONTENT, AND ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, BIDPROCONNECT, ITS AFFILIATES, AND THEIR SERVICE PROVIDERS AND LICENSORS DISCLAIM ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES (A) OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE; (B) RELATING TO THE SECURITY OF THIS SITE; (C) THAT THE CONTENT OR OTHER INFORMATION ON THIS SITE, OR TO ANY SITES WITH WHICH IT IS LINKED, IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR CURRENT; OR (D) THAT THIS SITE WILL OPERATE SECURELY OR WITHOUT INTERRUPTION OR ERROR.
WE DO NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR ANY TRANSMISSIONS SENT FROM US OR THROUGH THIS SITE WILL BE FREE OF ANY HARMFUL COMPONENTS (INCLUDING VIRUSES).
WHILE BIDPROCONNECT STRIVES FOR ACCURACY, IT DOES NOT WARRANT OR GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY INFORMATION OR DATABASE ON THIS SITE. BIDPROCONNECT DOES NOT ENDORSE AND IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR STATEMENTS, ADVICE AND OPINIONS MADE BY ANYONE OTHER THAN AUTHORIZED BIDPROCONNECT SPOKESPERSONS. WE DO NOT ENDORSE AND ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY STATEMENTS, ADVICE OR OPINIONS CONTAINED IN USER GENERATED CONTENT AND SUCH STATEMENTS, ADVICE AND OPINIONS DO NOT IN ANY WAY REFLECT THE STATEMENTS, ADVICE AND OPINIONS OF BIDPROCONNECT. WE DO NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AGAINST THE POSSIBILITY OF DELETION, MISDELIVERY OR FAILURE TO STORE COMMUNICATIONS, PERSONALIZED SETTINGS, OR OTHER DATA. YOU ACCEPT THAT OUR SHAREHOLDERS, OWNERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND OTHER REPRESENTATIVES SHALL HAVE THE BENEFIT OF THIS CLAUSE.
APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SO ALL OR PART OF THIS DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE IN ANY MANNER FOR ANY USER GENERATED CONTENT. ALTHOUGH WE INCLUDE STRICT PROVISIONS REGARDING USER GENERATED CONTENT IN THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, WE DO NOT CONTROL AND ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR WHAT USERS POST ON OR THROUGH THIS SITE AND ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY OFFENSIVE, INAPPROPRIATE, OBSCENE, UNLAWFUL, INFRINGING OR OTHERWISE OBJECTIONABLE OR ILLEGAL USER GENERATED CONTENT YOU MAY ENCOUNTER ON THIS SITE OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THIS SITE.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAWS WE, ON BEHALF OF OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS, EXCLUDE AND DISCLAIM LIABILITY FOR ANY LOSSES AND EXPENSES OF WHATEVER NATURE AND HOWSOEVER ARISING INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, GENERAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES; LOSS OF USE; LOSS OF DATA; LOSS CAUSED BY A VIRUS; LOSS OF INCOME OR PROFIT; LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY; CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES; OR OTHER LOSSES OF ANY KIND OR CHARACTER, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ANY WEB SITE WITH WHICH IT IS LINKED, OR ANY MERCHANDISE AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE. YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ESTABLISHING SUCH PROCEDURES FOR DATA BACK UP AND VIRUS CHECKING AS YOU CONSIDER NECESSARY. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY APPLIES WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER BASIS.
IF ANY PART OF THIS LIMITATION ON LIABILITY IS FOUND TO BE INVALID OR UNENFORCEABLE FOR ANY REASON, THEN THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES FOR LIABILITIES THAT OTHERWISE WOULD HAVE BEEN LIMITED SHALL NOT EXCEED TEN DOLLARS ($10.00).
These Terms of Service give you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights which vary from country to country. Some jurisdictions do not allow certain kinds of limitations or exclusions of liability, so the limitations and exclusions set out in these Terms of Service may not apply to you. Other jurisdictions allow limitations and exclusions subject to certain conditions. In such a case the limitations and exclusions set out in these Terms of Service shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by the laws of such applicable jurisdictions. Your statutory rights as a consumer, if any, are not affected by these provisions, and we do not seek to exclude or limit liability for fraudulent misrepresentation.
Links to Other Sites
This Site may provide links to other Web sites operated by third parties. Because we have no control over third-party Web sites, we are not responsible for the availability of those Web sites and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, services, products, or other materials on or available from such Web sites. BidProConnect shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any content, advertising, services, products, or other materials on or available from such Web sites. These Terms of Service do not apply to your use of third-party Web sites; your use of such Web sites is subject to the terms and policies of the owner of such Web sites.
Children Under the Age of Thirteen
We are proud of this Site and we strive to ensure that it doesn't offend people of any age. However, this Site is not intended for children or minors under the age of thirteen years without the permission of a parent or guardian. If you believe that a child has submitted personal information on or through this Site without the consent and supervision of a parent or guardian, please contact us by e-mail at email@example.com or by phone at 928-978-7777 so that we can take appropriate action.
Modification and Discontinuation
We reserve the right at any time and from time-to-time to modify, edit, delete, suspend or discontinue, temporarily or permanently this Site (or any portion thereof) and/or the information, materials, products and/or services available through this Site (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that we shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any such modification, editing, deletion, suspension or discontinuance of this Site.
As used in these Terms of Service, the term "including" means "including, but not limited to."
Our failure at any time to require performance of any provision of these Terms of Service or to exercise any right provided for herein will not be deemed a waiver of such provision or such right. All waivers must be in writing. Unless the written waiver contains an express statement to the contrary, no waiver by BidProConnect of any breach of any provision of these Terms of Service or of any right provided for herein will be construed as a waiver of any continuing or succeeding breach of such provision, a waiver of the provision itself, or a waiver of any right under these Terms of Service.
If any provision of these Terms of Service is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law, such provision will be changed and interpreted so as to best accomplish the objectives of the original provision to the fullest extent allowed by law and the remaining provisions of these Terms of Service will remain in full force and effect.
Governing Law, Jurisdiction and Venue
You acknowledge and agree that although the information and materials on this Site may be read throughout the world, this Site is designed and intended for use in the United States, and that your use of this Site and these Terms of Service generally will be governed by the laws of the State of Arizona applicable to contracts made and performed there without regard to its conflicts of law principles. If you access this Site from another country, you are responsible for compliance with any and all applicable local laws. If the information and materials on this Site do not conform to the laws of the country where you access this Site, the information is not meant for you. BidProConnect makes no representation that the information and materials contained on this Site are appropriate outside the United States. You agree that in the event that any dispute arises under these Terms of Service or in connection with your use of this Site, the laws of the State of Arizona shall apply without regard to its choice of law provisions or rules. You also agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in Maricopa County, Arizona and further agree that the states and federal courts located in Maricopa County, Arizona shall be the exclusive venue for the resolution of any dispute between BidProConnect and you.
You agree to indemnify and hold BidProConnect, its subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their respective officers, agents, partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of this Site in violation of these Terms of Service and/or arising from a breach of these Terms of Service and/or any breach of your representations and warranties set forth above and/or if any content that you post on or through this Site causes us to be liable to another. We reserve the right to defend any such claim, and you agree to provide us with such reasonable cooperation and information as we may request.
As a member of BidProConnect.com you agree to submit each and every bid through BidProConnect’s website in the required bid form. All bids and estimates must be submitted through BidProConnect’s website for any and all job leads obtained through BidProConnect. Any violations will result in a minimum penalty fee of $250 or up to $5,000. Violations may also result in a suspension of membership.
Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to the BidProConnect Website or to products or services sold or distributed by the BidProConnect Website or through the BidProConnect Website shall be adjudicated in any state or federal court in Maricopa County, Arizona, and you consent to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts.
Service Professionals Skill Profiles. Service Professionals Skill Profiles. BidProConnect allows Service Providers to post Skill Profiles on the Website. BidProConnect does not review or verify the information or representations set forth in those Skill Profiles, as they are self-reported by the Service Providers. CONSUMERS SHOULD CONDUCT THEIR OWN INVESTIGATION OF SERVICE PROVIDERS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WHETHER SERVICE PROVIDERS ARE APPROPRIATELY LICENSED, FREE OF SIGNIFICANT STATE-LEVEL CIVIL LEGAL JUDGMENTS, AND CARRY APPROPRIATE GENERAL LIABILITY INSURANCE OR BONDING. BIDPROCONNECT DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION RECEIVED BY CONSUMER FROM STATE, PROVINCIAL OR OTHER GOVERNMENT AGENCIES OR FROM THIRD PARTY SOURCES IS ACCURATE, ERROR FREE, OR THAT IT IS UP TO DATE OR UPDATED AT THE TIME THAT CONSUMER CHECKS SUCH INFORMATION. MOST AGENCIES HAVE PERIODIC UPDATE CYCLES OR SCHEDULES AND THIS INFORMATION IS NOT UPDATED ON A REAL-TIME BASIS BY SUCH AGENCIES AND THIRD PARTY SOURCES. Notwithstanding the foregoing, BidProConnect reserves the right to review such Skill Profiles and to delete any Content posted on the Profiles in accordance with the section titled Content Posted by You on the Website. BidProConnect may also make changes to such Content, including but not limited to changes to conform with BidProConnect editorial policies and/or to provide the Consumer with additional information from the Service Provider's website, other Service Provider materials provided to BidProConnect, or publicly available sources, and Service Provider shall be deemed to have accepted such changes and/or additional information if it does not request that BidProConnect take down such changes and/or additional information within 96 hours after it receives notice from BidProConnect that such changes and/or additional information have been posted to the Service Provider's Skill Profile. Any such changes and/or additional information shall be deemed to be Service Provider Content subject to the section titled Content Posted by You on the Website.
Relationship with Service Providers. BidProConnect is providing the Website only for purposes of connecting Service Providers and Consumers. BidProConnect may, in its sole discretion, contact a Service Provider to determine whether the Service Provider wishes to submit a Quote for a Service Request. If the Service Provider wishes to submit a Quote but is unable to do so, the Service Provider may provide BidProConnect with the information necessary to submit the Quote and BidProConnect will, and the Service Provider authorizes BidProConnect to, log into the Service Provider's account to submit the Quote on behalf of the Service Provider. The Service Provider waives all claims or causes of actions of any kind against BidProConnect that the Service Provider may have arising from or relating to BidProConnect's submission of, or failure to submit, Quotes on behalf of the Service Provider in accordance with this section. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT BIDPROCONNECT HAS NO LIABILITY FOR THE ACTION, OR INACTION, OF ANY SERVICE PROVIDER AND THAT EXCEPT FOR THE LIMITED AUTHORIZATION PROVIDED ABOVE, THERE IS NO (A) EMPLOYMENT, (B) PART-TIME EMPLOYMENT, (C) CONSULTING, (D) CONTRACTOR, (E) JOINT VENTURE, OR (F) AGENCY RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN BIDPROCONNECT AND SERVICE PROVIDERS.
Interactions and Transactions with Other Users.
YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER USERS. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT BIDPROCONNECT DOES NOT IN ANY WAY SCREEN ITS USERS, NOR DOES BIDPROCONNECT INQUIRE INTO THE BACKGROUNDS OF ITS USERS OR ATTEMPT TO VERIFY THE STATEMENTS OF ITS USERS. BIDPROCONNECT MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE CONDUCT OF ANY CONSUMER OR ITS ABILITY TO PAY A SERVICE PROFESSIONALS OR ANY SERVICE PROVIDER'S ABILITY TO PROVIDE A SERVICE COMPLIANT WITH THE CONSUMER'S SERVICE REQUEST.
YOUR RIGHTS UNDER CONTRACTS YOU ENTER INTO WITH SERVICE PROFESSIONALS ARE GOVERNED BY THE TERMS OF SUCH CONTRACTS AND BY APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE, PROVINCIAL AND LOCAL LAWS. SHOULD YOU HAVE A DISPUTE WITH ANY SERVICE PROFESSIONALS, YOU MUST ADDRESS SUCH DISPUTE WITH THE SERVICE PROFESSIONAL DIRECTLY.
Modifications to Website.
BidProConnect reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Website (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that BidProConnect shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Website.
Blocking of IP Addresses.
In order to protect the integrity of the Website, BidProConnect reserves the right at any time in its sole discretion to block Users from certain IP addresses from accessing the Website.