RentHackr Terms of Service

These Terms of Service (“TOS”), which govern your use of the products, software, services, and web sites operated by RentHackr (collectively the “Services”), is a contract between you and RentHackr, and its parents, successors, subsidiaries, and affiliates. By using the Services you are agreeing to be bound by and comply with this TOS and the RentHackr Privacy Policy, which is incorporated by reference in this TOS. Please review our [Privacy Policy] to learn how your information is being handled to optimize your user experience.

RentHackr strives to provide the best possible user experience. Accordingly, we reserve the right to change the format and nature of the Services we provide from time to time. We will provide appropriate online notice of any significant changes to the Services.

Registrations, agreements, and terms presented electronically by RentHackr are legally enforceable as a signed writing. By use of our Services, you consent to receive all communications regarding our Services electronically. In addition, we are not responsible for communications that do not reach you if you have not provided us with your current contact information.

The Services are based in the United States. They are not designed or customized for any other country. You may use them only if they comply with the laws of the country from which you are accessing the Services.

Site Access

RentHackr grants you access to use its site for the Services it offers. This access is not exclusive and may be revoked at any time if you are found to be in violation of the Terms of this agreement. RentHackr is not responsible for any loss of Content or damages arising from such revocation.

Prohibited Conduct

You agree that you will not, nor will you permit any third party to:

  • Provide accurate, correct, and up to date information where it is required to use the Services, and keep that information accurate, correct, and up to date;
  • Modify, reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade, or resell the Services for any purpose, unless specifically agreed in writing;
  • Reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble the Services or otherwise attempt to derive the source code (except where expressly permitted by law) or the communications protocol for accessing our Services;
  • Use the Services to post or transmit content that is illegal, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another's privacy, or tortious;
  • Post content that is not your own, or that you do not have a license, or otherwise have the right, to post;
  • Use any robot, spider, site search/retrieval application, or other manual or automatic device or process to retrieve, index, "data mine," or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Site or their contents;
  • Sublicense, resell, transfer, assign, or share to a third party your account or use or allow anyone else to use your account on behalf of someone else (e.g. user ID, passwords, etc.);
  • Use or attempt to use any unauthorized means to access, modify, or reroute the Services for any reason;
  • Use or allow others to use the Service to send any spam or other unsolicited bulk communication (e.g. e-mail, instant message, etc.);
  • Access the Services to harvest or collect any information about our users for any purpose without our express written authorization; and
  • Use any mechanisms or processes to damage, disable, impair, or otherwise attack our Services.

To enforce this TOS and remediate any violations, we reserve the right to take any technical, legal, or other actions that we deem appropriate in order to protect the integrity and accessibility of our Services.

Intellectual Property Rights

The technology underlying, and the entire content included in, the Site, including but not limited to text, graphics or code is copyrighted as a collective work under the United States and other copyright laws, and is the property of RentHackr and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property or proprietary rights. The Site contains proprietary and confidential information that is available only to registered subscribers and is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names of RentHackr on the Site are trademarks or registered trademarks of RentHackr, or of their respective owners.

We grant you a personal, limited, non-transferable, non-exclusive license to access and use the Site and its displayed contents via a web browser. If you are given the opportunity to download content using our Services, you may do so only to the extent authorized for that particular content.

The websites and the content provided on or in connection with the Services are protected by copyright, trademark, patent, and trade secret laws, international treaties, and other proprietary rights, and also may have security components that protect digital information. You may not use any of our trade names, trademarks, service marks, logos, domain names, and other distinctive brand features.

The content provided in connection with the Services, including content posted by users, is for general information, discussion and entertainment purposes only. We make no representations or guarantees about any aspect of the content associated with the Services and do not endorse any opinions expressed by any users.

Posting Content

We encourage users to post content and comments. However, you may post content only (a) to the extent permitted by the Service and the interface through which the Services are provided; (b) if the content does not infringe any other person's or entity's rights (including the copyrights, trademarks, or privacy rights) or violate any applicable laws, this TOS, or any other posted policies. We can remove content for any reason.

You are responsible for any content you post, including, without limitation, any personal information contained in your posts, and for any harm resulting from such posting.

Except as otherwise provided in this TOS, you or the owner of any content that you post to our Services retain ownership of all rights, title, and interests in that content. However, by posting content, you grant us and our assigns, agents, and licensees the irrevocable, royalty-free, perpetual right and license to use, reproduce, modify, display, distribute, promote, create derivative works, and syndicate this content in any medium and through any form of technology or distribution. We own all rights, title, and interests in any compilation, collective work or other derivative work created by us using or incorporating your content (but not your original content).

When you use our Service, which allows users to share, transform, readapt, modify, or combine user content with other content, you grant us and our users an irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual right and license to use, reproduce, modify, display, distribute, promote, create derivative works, and syndicate your content in any medium and through any form of technology or distribution and to permit any derivative works to be licensed under these same license terms.

Claims of IP Infringement

Copyright and Trademark owners can report alleged infringement by following the instructions for reporting claims. You may contact our Alert Department if the following occurs:

  • If your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement,
  • Your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated,

If this happens please notify RentHackr at: feedback@renthackr.com

In your e-mail to our Alert Department, please provide as much information as possible, including a statement as to how your exclusive rights have been violated, the URL, and specific location of the infringement. If multiple violations, please send a representative list of such works. Please include your contact information along with a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you, the complaining party, are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. RentHackr's procedures for the removal of any infringing content abides by 17 U.S.C §512 of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).

Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitations on Remedies and Liability

THE SITE, INCLUDING ALL SERVICES, IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, AND WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

IN ANY DISPUTE WITH US, YOUR ONLY REMEDY IS TO STOP USING YOUR ACCOUNT AND CANCEL ANY FEE-BASED SERVICES. IN NO EVENT WILL OUR LIABILITY TO YOU EXCEED THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF SERVICE FEES PAID DURING A ONE-MONTH PERIOD. WE, OUR SUPPLIERS, AND AUTHORIZED DISTRIBUTORS ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW US TO LIMIT OUR LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUDE CERTAIN WARRANTIES. IN THOSE STATES, RentHackr's LIABILITY AND WARRANTIES ARE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

General Legal Terms

This TOS, along with any supplemental terms or policies posted on the Services, constitutes the whole legal agreement between you and RentHackr regarding your use of RentHackr Services.

We may modify this TOS from time to time. If you do not agree to the changes, please stop using our Services and cancel any fee-based Services before the changes take effect. Your use of a Service after the effective date of any changes will be taken to mean that you agree to the changes.

If a court of law finds that any provision of this TOS is invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions will continue to be valid and enforceable.

We may assign this contract at any time without notice to you. You may not assign this contract to anyone else.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless RentHackr and its agents, employees, representatives, licensors, affiliates, parents and subsidiaries from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, causes of action and other proceedings arising from or concerning your use of the Service and the Content (collectively "Claims"), and to reimburse them on demand for any losses, costs, judgments, fees, fines and other expenses they incur (including attorneys' fees and court costs) as a result of any Claims.

You agree that the laws of the State of New York govern this contract and any claim or dispute that you may have against us, without regard to New York's conflict of laws rules. You further agree that any disputes or claims that you may have against us reside in and will be resolved by a state or federal court located in the State of New York and you agree and submit to the exercise of personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating any such claim or action.

BY AGREEING TO THESE TERMS OF USE, YOU ARE: (1) WAIVING CLAIMS THAT YOU MIGHT OTHERWISE HAVE AGAINST US BASED ON THE LAWS OF OTHER JURISDICTIONS, INCLUDING YOUR OWN; (2) IRREVOCABLY CONSENTING TO THE EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION STATE OF NEW YORK, AND VENUE IN, STATE OR FEDERAL COURTS IN THE STATE OF NEW YORK OVER ANY DISPUTES OR CLAIMS YOU HAVE WITH US; AND (3) SUBMITTING YOURSELF TO THE PERSONAL JURISDICTION OF COURTS LOCATED IN THE STATE OF NEW YORK FOR THE PURPOSE OF RESOLVING ANY SUCH DISPUTES OR CLAIMS.

Last updated: May 5, 2012