AFNAS Terms and Conditions

Temrs of Use of AFNAS.com


Potential FZ-LLC authorizes you to use the AFNAS Website only for your own personal, non-commercial purposes. The use of the “AFNAS” Website for any public or commercial purpose (including, without limitation, on another site or through a networked computer environment) without an express written agreement with AFNAS WEBSITE is strictly prohibited. If you make copies of any of the Materials, you must retain on any such copies all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original Materials. You may not modify, publicly display, publicly perform, or distribute the Materials. As between you and Potential FZ-LLC, Potential FZ-LLC owns the AFNAS Website. The AFNAS Website is protected under United States and international copyright laws. Any unauthorized use of the AFNAS WEBSITE may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws.

You agree to use Potential FZ-LLC only for purposes that are permitted by (a) the Terms of Use and (b) any applicable law, regulation or generally accepted practices or guidelines in the relevant jurisdictions. You agree not to access (or attempt to access) any of the AFNAS Website by any means other than through the interface that is provided by Potential FZ-LLC, unless you have been specifically allowed to do so in a separate agreement with Potential FZ-LLC. You specifically agree not to access (or attempt to access) any of the AFNAS Website through any automated means (including use of scripts or web crawlers). You agree that you will not engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts the Services (or the servers and networks which are connected to the Services). Unless you have been specifically permitted to do so in a separate agreement with Potential FZ-LLC, you agree that you will not reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade or resell the Materials or Services for any purpose. You agree that you are solely responsible for (and that Potential FZ-LLC has no responsibility to you or to any third party for) any breach of your obligations under the Terms of Use and for the consequences (including any loss or damage which Potential FZ-LLC may suffer) of any such breach.
Potential FZ-LLC reserves the right (but shall have no obligation) to pre-screen, review, flag, filter, modify, refuse or remove any or all content from the AFNAS Website.

 

Access


You are responsible for obtaining and maintaining all equipment and services needed for access to and use of the AFNAS Website. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your AFNAS Website password and you are solely responsible for all activities that occur under your password. You agree to notify Potential FZ-LLC immediately of any unauthorized use of your password or any other breach of security related to the AFNAS Website. Potential FZ-LLC reserves the right to require you to change your password if Potential FZ-LLC believes that your password no longer is secure.

 

Prohibited uses


You agree not to use the AFNAS Website (a) in a manner that violates any local, state, national, foreign, or international statute, regulation, rule, order, treaty, or other law; (b) to stalk, harass, or harm another individual; (c) to impersonate any person or entity or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; or (d) to interfere with or disrupt the AFNAS Website or servers or networks connected to the AFNAS Website. You further agree not to (1) use any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering or extraction methods in connection with the AFNAS Website; or (2) attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion of the AFNAS Website or any other accounts, computer systems, or networks connected to the AFNAS Website, whether through hacking, password mining, or any other means.

 

Termination


Potential FZ-LLC may terminate, suspend, or modify your registration with, or access to, all or part of the AFNAS Website, without notice, at any time and for any reason. You may discontinue your participation in and access to the AFNAS Website at any time. If you breach any of these Terms of Use, your authorization to use the AFNAS Website automatically terminates and you agree to immediately destroy any downloaded or printed content obtained from the AFNAS Website (and any copies thereof).

 

Disclaimers

THE AFNAS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS” AND THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THE AFNAS WEBSITE IS WITH YOU, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH THE PRESENCE OF ADWARE, VIRUSES, SPYWARE, AND/OR WORMS, ETC. SHOULD THE MATERIALS OR SERVICES PROVE DEFECTIVE, YOU, AND NOT POTENTIAL FZ-LLC, ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING AND REPAIR. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, WITH RESPECT TO THE AFNAS WEBSITE(INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED OR STATUTORY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS). WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, POTENTIAL FZ-LLC MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE AFNAS WEBSITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR THAT THE AFNAS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE AFNAS WEBSITE WILL BE CORRECTED. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE AFNAS WEBSITE OR AS TO THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE AFNAS WEBSITE. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE AFNAS WEBSITE OR FROM POTENTIAL FZ-LLC, ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, OR OTHER AFFILIATED COMPANIES, OR ITS OR THEIR SUPPLIERS (OR THE RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS OF ANY SUCH ENTITIES) (COLLECTIVELY, “THE POTENTIAL FZ-LLC PARTIES”) SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC DISCLAIMS ALL EQUITABLE INDEMNITIES.

 

Limitation of Liability


IN NO EVENT WILL ANY OF THE AFNAS WEBSITE PARTIES BE LIABLE FOR (A) ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES OR (B) ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER IN EXCESS OF ONE HUNDRED UNITED STATES (US$100.00) DOLLARS (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM LOSS OF REVENUES, LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF USE, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES), ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE AFNAS WEBSITE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR THE RESULTS OF USE OF THE AFNAS WEBSITE), WHETHER SUCH DAMAGES ARE BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, STATUTE, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY AND EVEN IF ANY POTENTIAL FZ-LLC PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED (OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN) OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

 

Exclusions and limitations

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for certain damages. Accordingly, some of the above disclaimers and limitations of liability may not apply to you. To the extent that any Potential FZ-LLC Party may not, as a matter of applicable law, disclaim any implied warranty or limit its liabilities, the scope and duration of such warranty and the extent of the Potential FZ-LLC Party’s liability shall be the minimum permitted under such applicable law.

 

Modifications to the AFNAS Website

Potential FZ-LLC reserves the right to modify, suspend, or discontinue the AFNAS Website at any time without notice to you.

 

User submissions

Certain areas of the AFNAS Website may permit you to submit feedback, information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, or other materials (each, a “User Submission”). By submitting a User Submission; whether blog posts contributed via RSS, blog posts written directly on the site, or comments, the contributor agrees to give Potential FZ-LLC a perpetual, non-exclusive license to the content that Potential FZ-LLC publishes; you grant to Potential FZ-LLC an irrevocable, perpetual, transferable, non-exclusive, fully-paid, worldwide, license (sub licensable through multiple tiers) to (a) use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform, and publicly display your User Submissions (or any modification thereto), in whole or in part, in any format or medium now known or later developed and (b) use (and permit others to use) your User Submission in any manner and for any purpose (including, without limitation, commercial purposes) that POTENTIAL FZ-LLC deems appropriate in its sole discretion (including, without limitation, to incorporate your User Submission or any modification thereto, in whole or in part, into any technology, product, or service). Potential FZ-LLC reserves the right to display advertisements in connection with User Submissions and to use User Submissions for advertising and promotional purposes. Potential FZ-LLC may, but is not obligated to, pre-screen User Submissions or monitor any area of the AFNAS Website through which User Submissions may be submitted. You agree that you are solely responsible for all of your User Submissions. Potential FZ-LLC is not required to host, display, or distribute any User Submissions on or through the AFNAS Website and may remove at any time or refuse any User Submissions for any reason. Potential FZ-LLC is not responsible for any loss, theft, or damage of any kind to any User Submissions. Potential FZ-LLC does not want to receive any User Submission that is confidential. You understand and agree that any User Submission will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary and that POTENTIAL FZ-LLC will be free to disclose your User Submission to any third party absent any obligation of confidence on the part of the recipient. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC does not guarantee that you will have any recourse through POTENTIAL FZ-LLC or any third party to edit or delete any User Submission you have submitted. By posting you agree to be solely responsible for the content of all information you contribute, link to, or otherwise upload to the website and release Potential FZ-LLC from any liability related to your use of the Website.

 

By submitting any User Submission, you represent and warrant that:

  • You own all rights in your user submissions (including, without limitation, all rights to the audio, video, or digital recording and the performance contained in your user submissions) or, alternatively, you have acquired all necessary rights in your user submissions to enable you to grant to Potential FZ-LLC website the rights in your user submissions described herein;
  • You have paid and will pay in full all license fees, clearance fees, and other financial obligations, of any kind, arising from any use or commercial exploitation of your user submissions;
  • You are the individual pictured and/or heard in your user submissions or, alternatively, you have obtained permission from each person (including consent from parents or guardians for any individual under the age of eighteen (18)) who appears and/or is heard in your user submissions to grant the rights to Potential FZ-LLC described herein;
  • Your user submissions do not infringe the copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other intellectual property rights, privacy rights, or any other legal or moral rights of any third party;
  • You voluntarily agree to waive all “moral rights” that you may have in your user submission;
  • Any information contained in your user submission is not known by you to be false, inaccurate, or misleading;
  • Your user submission does not violate any law (including, but not limited to, those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination, or false advertising);
  • Your user submission is not, and may not reasonably be considered to be, defamatory, libellous, hateful, racially, ethnically, religiously, or otherwise biased or offensive, unlawfully threatening, or unlawfully harassing to any individual, partnership, or corporation, vulgar, pornographic, obscene, or invasive of another’s privacy;
  • You were not and will not be compensated or granted any consideration by any third party for submitting your user submission;
  • Your user submission does not incorporate materials from a third party web site, or addresses, email addresses, contact information, or phone numbers (other than your own);
  • Your user submission does not contain any viruses, worms, spyware, adware, or other potentially damaging programs or files;
  • Your user submission does not contain any information that you consider confidential, proprietary, or personal;
  • Your user submission does not contain or constitute any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of solicitation;
  • You are solely responsible for the content of all information you contribute, link to, or otherwise upload to Potential FZ-LLC website ;
  • You release and indemnify Potential FZ-LLC and sponsors of Potential FZ-LLC from any claims and/or liability related to your use of those website.

 

Content Contributors


POTENTIAL FZ-LLC publishes user contributed content in the form of blog posts and comments. By providing blog posts either via RSS feed or directly on the site, comments or other content to the site, contributors agree to the following:

  1. Contributors may cease contributing new content at any time by emailing the site editorial team
  2. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC reserves the right to not publish contributed content at POTENTIAL FZ-LLC’s discretion.
  3. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC will attribute content to the author.
  4. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC reserves the right to syndicate all contributed content in summary form via RSS to third parties.
  5. All contributed content may contain the author’s byline, a very brief biography of the author, and, in the case of material provided to us via RSS from the author’s own blog, a link back to the original post in the footer of the full post.
  6. Contributing authors are solely responsible for the originality and accuracy of their submissions.
  7. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC has a zero-tolerance policy for plagiarism. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC recognizes that blogging is a heavily referential medium and that bloggers frequently cite and quote from each other’s work. Such citations might be protected under the legal doctrine of fair use. However, POTENTIAL FZ-LLC will remove any post that crosses the line from fair use to plagiarism, at POTENTIAL FZ-LLC’s sole discretion. Authors who knowingly submit plagiarized work may be banned from POTENTIAL FZ-LLC communities.
  8. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC reserves the right to remove any sharing links or advertising accompanying contributed posts.
  9. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC reserves the right to set fonts and styles, adjust image alignments, and otherwise alter post layout to insure that posts comply with POTENTIAL FZ-LLC’s global site styling.
  10. From time to time, POTENTIAL FZ-LLC may need to display summary versions of contributed content. In such cases, POTENTIAL FZ-LLC may edit posts in summary form. Such summaries will contain a link to the full and unaltered post. In such circumstances, POTENTIAL FZ-LLC will strive to preserve the original meaning and intent of the content.
  11. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC reserves the right to edit post headlines for clarity or search engine optimization (keyword inclusion).
  12. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC reserves the right to make corrections for spelling and grammar.
  13. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC reserves the right to reproduce blogger bios and accompanying pictures in POTENTIAL FZ-LLC’s marketing and promotional materials.

 

Visitors


POTENTIAL FZ-LLC’s communities are intended to enable lively but civil interaction. Use of language that is abusive, off-topic, uses excessive foul language, or includes ad hominem attacks will not be tolerated. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC reserves the right to determine what constitutes inappropriate behavior and to bar offenders at its sole discretion. Unless expressly permitted, you may not publish or reproduce the content that appears on any part of this site. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC reserves the right to block or remove postings or communications at any time at POTENTIAL FZ-LLC’s sole discretion.

 

Links to third-party website


Some links on the AFNAS website may link to third-party sites. Such links are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave the AFNAS Website. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC is not obligated to review such third-party website, does not control such third-party website, and is not responsible for any such third-party website or their content (or the products, services, or content available through the same). Thus, POTENTIAL FZ-LLC does not endorse or make any representations about such third-party website , any information, software, products, services, or materials found there or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third-party website linked to from the AFNAS WEBSITE Network, you do so entirely at your own risk.

Linking to this Site

You may create links to this Site from other website, but only in accordance with the following terms and in compliance with all applicable laws.
Absent POTENTIAL FZ-LLC’s written authorization otherwise, a website that links to this Site:

  • May link to, but shall not replicate, any content of the AFNAS Website(including any POTENTIAL FZ-LLC logo);
  • Shall not create a browser or border environment around any content of the AFNAS Website;
  • Shall not imply that POTENTIAL FZ-LLC endorses such website or any products, services, or content available through such website;
  • Shall not misrepresent its relationship with POTENTIAL FZ-LLC;
  • Shall not present false or misleading information about POTENTIAL FZ-LLC, its products, or its services;
  • Shall not contain content that could be construed as distasteful, offensive, or controversial;
  • Shall contain only content that is appropriate for all age groups.

 

Trademarks

POTENTIAL FZ-LLC and any other product or service name or slogan or logo contained in the AFNAS Website are trademarks of POTENTIAL FZ-LLC or its suppliers or licensors and may not be copied, imitated, or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of POTENTIAL FZ-LLC or the applicable trademark holder. Ownership of all such trademarks and the goodwill associated therewith remains with POTENTIAL FZ-LLC or the applicable trademark holder. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing any name, trademark, or product or service name of POTENTIAL FZ-LLC without POTENTIAL FZ-LLC’s prior written permission. In addition, the look and feel of the Site (including all page headers, custom graphics, button icons, and scripts) is the service mark, trademark, and/or trade dress of POTENTIAL FZ-LLC and may not be copied, imitated, or used (in whole or in part) without POTENTIAL FZ-LLC’s prior written permission. Reference to any products, services, processes, or other information, by trade name, trademark, or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship, or recommendation thereof by POTENTIAL FZ-LLC.
Procedure for making claims of infringement

POTENTIAL FZ-LLC respects the intellectual property rights of others. Accordingly, POTENTIAL FZ-LLC has a policy of removing User Submissions that violate copyright law, suspending access to the AFNAS Website (or any portion thereof) to any user who uses the AFNAS Website in violation of copyright law and/or terminating in appropriate circumstances the account of any user who uses the AFNAS Website in violation of copyright law. Pursuant to Title 17 of the United States Code, Section 512, POTENTIAL FZ-LLC has implemented procedures for receiving written notification of claimed copyright infringement and for processing such claims in accordance with such law. If you believe your copyright or other intellectual property right is being infringed by a user of the AFNAS Website, please provide written notice to the following POTENTIAL FZ-LLC agent for notice of claims of infringement:

Email: info@potential.com

Your written notice must: (a) contain your physical or electronic signature; (b) identify the copyrighted work or other intellectual property alleged to have been infringed; (c) identify the allegedly infringing material in a sufficiently precise manner to allow POTENTIAL FZ-LLC to locate that material; (d) contain adequate information by which POTENTIAL FZ-LLC can contact you (including postal address, telephone number, and e-mail address); (e) contain a statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted material or other intellectual property is not authorized by the owner, the owner’s agent or the law; (f) contain a statement that the information in the written notice is accurate; and (g) contain a statement, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright or other intellectual property right owner.

 

International and export issues

POTENTIAL FZ-LLC makes no representation that the AFNAS Website is appropriate or available for use outside the United States and access to the AFNAS Website from territories where its contents are illegal or restricted is prohibited. If you choose to access the AFNAS Website from outside the United States, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable Laws.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the POTENTIAL FZ-LLC Parties from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages, losses, costs, expenses, or fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) that such parties may incur as a result of or arising from your (or anyone using your account’s) violation of these Terms of Use. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you and, in such case; you agree to cooperate with POTENTIAL FZ-LLC’s defense of such claim.

 

Electronic communications

When you visit the Site or send e-mails to POTENTIAL FZ-LLC, you are communicating with POTENTIAL FZ-LLC electronically. POTENTIAL FZ-LLC may respond to you by e-mail or by posting notices on the Site. You agree that all such notices, disclosures, and other communications that POTENTIAL FZ-LLC provides to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

General

These Terms of Use constitute the entire and exclusive and final statement of the agreement between you and POTENTIAL FZ-LLC with respect to the subject matter hereof, superseding any prior agreements or negotiations between you and POTENTIAL FZ-LLC with respect to such subject matter. The law of the State of Virginia shall be used to govern, construe and enforce all rights and duties of the parties arising from or in any way relating to the subject matter of these Terms of Use including, without limitation, the performance, construction interpretation and enforcement thereof. All lawsuits arising from or relating to these Terms of Use shall be brought in the Federal or State courts located in Albemarle County, Virginia, and you hereby irrevocably submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of such courts for such purpose. The failure of POTENTIAL FZ-LLC to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms of Use is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, you nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the intentions of POTENTIAL FZ-LLC and you as reflected in the provision, and that the other provisions of these Terms of Use remain in full force and effect. The section titles in these Terms of Use are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. These Terms of Use shall remain in full force and effect notwithstanding any termination of your use of the AFNAS Website. These Terms of Use will be interpreted without application of any strict construction in favour of or against you or POTENTIAL FZ-LLC. These Terms of Use, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by POTENTIAL FZ-LLC without restriction.