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PRIVACY POLICY   Top
The following describes our information gathering and dissemination practices for all of our Internet services, including Message Board content, e-mail addresses, Board Management and Billing information.

No data content or other information related to any board, including email addresses, names, board management and billing information is released or disseminated in any way to parties outside of our company.

All boards are private and all content, including email addresses, names, etc. are never provided, in any manner, to other parties. We place no advertising on your board. You, as the board manager, can place any advertising you choose on your board.

The technical or administrative staff at BulletinBoards.com, may at times, review content contained on a customer's message board, without notice.

We are happy to sign any non-disclosure agreement, provided by the customer, that reiterates the conditions and policies above.

Any requirements to monitor, review, or restrict data content on any particular board is the responsibility of the Board Manager. Several board management tools are provided to the board manager in this regard...
i.e., moderator capability, password protection capabilities, profanity filtering capability, IP blocking capability, and immediate email notification of new messages posted.



TERMS OF USE   Top
Use of this website, and information distributed in conjunction with this website is offered to you on your acceptance of these Terms of Use, our Privacy Policy and other notices posted on this page. Your use of this website or of any content presented in any and all areas of the website indicates your acknowledgment and agreement to these Terms of Use, our Privacy Policy and other notices posted on this page. If you do not agree to be bound by and comply with all of the foregoing, you should not use our services to host your message board. Violation of any of the foregoing may result in immediate termination of your board. We suggest you print a copy of each of these documents for your records.

Adult Oriented Content   Top
Our content policy prohibits Adult-oriented boards, designed for entertainment or commercial purposes. Restricted boards are those including pornographic content or access to pornographic materials (images or multimedia), whether for free or for payment, regardless of whether adult verification is used or not.

Hate, Violence, Racial Intolerance   Top
Our content policy prohibits boards that promote, advocate, or encourage Hate, Violence, or Racial Intolerance against any individual, group, or organization.

Cancelation of Service   Top
You, as the board manager, can cancel/terminate your account with BulletinBoards.com by sending an email to:
Billing@BulletinBoards.com
Any board canceled within the first 30 days of its subscription date, is entitled to 100% refund of all service fees paid.

Terms Of Use Modifications   Top
BulletinBoards.com shall have the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, add or remove any terms or conditions regarding our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Any changes to these Terms of Use shall be effectively immediately following the posting of such changes on this website. If and when this event occurs, an email will be sent to each board manager's current email address on file at that time. The most recent version of these Terms of Use may always be found at
    http://www.bulletinboards.com/TermsOfUse.cfm.
You agree to review these Terms of Use from time to time and agree that any subsequent use by you of this website following changes to these Terms of Use shall constitute your acceptance of all such changes. These Terms of Use were last modified on Aug. 1, 2003.

Technical Support   Top
We provide free, telephone technical support from 9am-5pm EST US. We also provide email tech support, usually with less than 4 hour turnaround time, 24 hours per day. See contact information below.

Contact Information   Top
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact us using the information below:

Web:   www.bulletinboards.com
Postal: BulletinBoards.com
             2015 Grant Place
             Melbourne, Fl. 32901
             USA
E-Mail: support@bulletinboards.com
Phone:  321 984-9080
Fax:      772 594-0682
  
  

BACKUP, SECURITY and HARDWARE CONFIGURATIONS   Top
Data backup and integrity is maintained utilizing servers configured with mirrored IBM disk drives to ensure real-time duplication of data. Tape Backups are done nightly and offsite backups are updated weekly. All Server connections to the Net utilize fully redundant Tier 1 DS3s riding on wholly-owned OC12 SONET ring. All servers have generator power backup capability. In general, you should expect your message board to be operational over 99% of the time.
All servers are protected by Firewall and AntiVirus software. Search Engines are prevented from accessing all boards. A board manager or someone having access to your board can submit a board's web site address to a search engine, however even this can be prevented by utilizing the password protection features of your board. Physical access security to our hardware facility is enhanced by requiring escorted access to our, data center, and racks. Employees having access to the data center require full background checks.
The security measures we have in place help protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Such measures include regular security upgrades, and backups. We use our best efforts to maintain the security and reliability of our infrastructure; however, they are provided "as is" without any express or implied warranty of any kind including warranties of merchantability, reliability, or fitness for a particular purpose. We offer no assurance of uninterrupted or error free service, nor do we warrant the accuracy or completeness of any service.
In no event shall BulletinBoards.com be held liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, loss of information) arising out of the use or inability to use the System, even if BulletinBoards.com has been advised of such damages.

DISCLAIMER   Top
The performance of this website and all message boards hosted or accessed from this website are provided to you on an "as is" basis, without warranties of any kind whatsoever, including any implied warranties or warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement of the rights of third parties. BulletinBoards.com shall be not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, Internet access providers, computer equipment, software, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to you or any other person's computer as a result of using this website.
BulletinBoards.com reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, disable access to or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, any part or all of this website or any information contained thereon without liability.
As a visitor and/or board manager/owner to our website, you acknowledge and agree that any reliance on or use by you of any information or service available on this website shall be entirely at your own risk. In no event shall BulletinBoards.com nor any of its data providers be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential or exemplary damages arising from the use or the performance of this website, even if BulletinBoards.com or such provider has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance within the exclusive jurisdiction and the venue of the State Courts of the State of Florida, Brevard County, to resolve any dispute between them related hereto, and the parties waive all rights to contest this exclusive jurisdiction and venue of such Courts.

This page was last updated on Aug. 1, 2003

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