1. Storanza is a Venue
storanza.com acts as a venue to allow users who comply with Storanza policies to offer, sell and buy any furniture or household related items. Storanza is not directly involved in the transaction between buyers and sellers. As a result, Storanza has no control over the quality, safety, morality or legality of any aspect of the items listed, the truth or accuracy of the listings, the ability of sellers to sell items or the ability of buyers to pay for items. Storanza does not pre-screen users or the content or information provided by users, and cannot ensure that a buyer or seller will actually complete a transaction. As a result, Storanza does not transfer legal ownership of items from the seller to the buyer. Storanza cannot guarantee the true identity of a user and encourages you to communicate directly with potential transaction partners through the messaging tools made available on the site. You agree that Storanza is a venue and as such is not responsible or liable for any content posted by you, other users, or outside parties on Storanza. You use the Storanza service at your own risk.
2. Membership Eligibility
Storanza’s services are available only to individuals who are 18 years or older and can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. Your registration signifies your acceptance of this policy and confirms that all information submitted by you is accurate and truthful. Individuals under the age of 18 must at all times use Storanza’s services only under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian who is at least 18 years of age. In this all cases, the adult is the user and is responsible for all activities performed. Storanza may refuse to offer access to or use of the site to any person or entity and change its eligibility criteria at any time. You must keep your account information up-to-date and accurate at all times, including a valid email address. Your user password must be kept secure. You are fully responsible for all activity, liability and damage resulting from your failure to maintain password confidentiality. You agree to immediately notify Storanza of any unauthorized use of your password or any breach of security. You also agree that Storanza cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to keep your password secure. You agree not to provide your username and password information in combination to any other party other than Storanza without Storanza express written permission. You may not transfer or sell your Storanza account to another party. If you are registering as a business entity, you personally guarantee that you have the authority to bind the entity to this agreement. Storanza reserves the right, in Storanza’s sole discretion, to cancel unconfirmed or inactive accounts, and reserves the right to refuse service to anyone, for any reason, at any time.
3. Listing & Selling
By listing an item on the site you warrant that you and all aspects of the item comply with Storanza’s Prohibited, Questionable and Infringing Items and Activities agreement and that you have the right to legally sell the item. You must accurately describe your item and all terms of sale in your Storanza’s store. Your listings may only include text descriptions, graphics, pictures and other content relevant to the sale of that item. All items must be listed in an appropriate category with appropriate tags. Each listing must accurately and completely describe the item for sale. Each unique item must have its own listing. Storanza reserves the right to take down or otherwise modify content it find to have violated any of these prohibited, questionable and infringing item and activities at its sole discretion.
4. Prohibited, Questionable and Infringing Items & Activities
You are solely responsible for your conduct and activities on and regarding to Storanza and any and all content (data, text, information, usernames, graphics, images, photographs, profiles, audio, video, items, and links) that you submit on storanza.com. Your content and your use of Storanza shall not:
1. Be false, inaccurate or misleading
2. Infringe upon any third-party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary or intellectual property rights or rights of publicity or privacy
3. Be defamatory, trade libellous, unlawfully threatening, unlawfully harassing, impersonate or intimidate any person, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person
4. Contain or transmit any code of a destructive nature that may interfere with or damage any system, data or personal information
5. Contain pornography of any sort
6. Host images not part of a listing
7. Modify or hack storanza.com or another website so as to falsely imply that it is associate with storanza.com
Storanza does not claim ownership rights in your content. You grant Storanza a license solely to enable Storanza to use any information or content you supply Storanza with, so that Storanza is not violating any rights you might have in that content. You grant Storanza a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sublicensable right to exercise the copyright, publicity, and database rights you have in the content, in any media now known or not currently known, with respect to your content. You agree to allow Storanza to store or re-format your content on storanza.com and display your content on storanza.com in any way as Storanza chooses. As part of a transaction, you may obtain personal information, including email address and shipping information, from another storanza user. Without obtaining prior permission from the other user, this personal information shall only be used for that transaction or for Storanza-related communications. Storanza has not granted you a license to use the information for unsolicited commercial messages. Without limiting the foregoing, without express consent from the user, you are not licensed to add any Storanza user to your email or physical mail list. By posting content on Storanza, it is possible for an outside website or a third party to re-post that content. You agree to hold Storanza harmless for any dispute concerning this use. If you choose to display your own Storanza-hosted image on another website, the image must provide a link back to its listing page on Storanza. Storanza considers any unsolicited suggestions, ideas, proposals or other material submitted to it by users via the site or otherwise to be non-confidential and non-proprietary, and Storanza shall not be liable for the disclosure or use of such Material. If, at Storanza's request, any member sends Material to improve the site (includes, but not limited to, the Forums or to customer support), Storanza will also consider that Material to be non-confidential and non-proprietary and Storanza will not be liable for use or disclosure of the material. Any communication by you to Storanza is subject to this agreement. You hereby grant and agree to grant Storanza, under all of your rights in the material, a worldwide, non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully-paid, sublicensable and transferable right and license to incorporate, use, publish and exploit such material for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, including but not limited to incorporating it in the API, documentation, or any product or service, without compensation or accounting to you and without further recourse by you. Storanza does not control the content provided by users that is made available on Storanza. You may find some content to be offensive, harmful, inaccurate, or deceptive. There are also risks of dealing with underage persons or people acting under false pretense. Additionally, there may also be risks dealing with international trade and foreign nationals. By using Storanza, you agree to accept such risks and that Storanza is not responsible for any and all acts or omissions of users on Storanza. Please use caution and common sense when using Storanza.
6. User Interactions
Users may arrange and attend online virtual meetings or in-person meetings with one or more individuals. Users are solely responsible for interactions with others. Users must comply with Storanza's policies and acknowledge and agree to comply with the laws of the country in which the meeting occurs. Storanza does not supervise or control the meetings or the interactions among and between users and other persons or companies. Users are solely responsible for interactions with others and understands that Storanza does not in any way screen its users. All Storanza users agree to exercise caution and good judgement in all interactions with others, particularly if meeting offline or in person.
7. Resolution of Disputes and Release
In the event a dispute arises between you and Storanza, please contact Storanza at email@example.com immediately. Any dispute arising from or relating to the subject matter of this agreement shall be finally settled by arbitration of an arbitrator at Storanza's choosing. The prevailing party in any arbitration or other proceeding arising under this agreement shall be entitled to receive reimbursement of its reasonable expenses incurred in connection therewith. Judgment upon the award so rendered may be entered in a court having jurisdiction or application may be made to such court for judicial acceptance of any award and an order of enforcement, as the case may be. Notwithstanding the foregoing, each party shall have the right to institute an action in a court of proper jurisdiction for injunctive or other equitable relief pending a final decision by the arbitrator. Use of the site is not authorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of the Agreement, including without limitation, this section. You and Storanza agree that any cause of action arising out of or related to the Site (including, but not limited to, any services provided or made available therein) or this agreement must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action arose; otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred. Should you have a dispute with one or more users, or an outside party, you release Storanza from any and all claims, demands and damages of every kind arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes. Storanza encourages users to report user-to-user disputes to your local law enforcement, postmaster general, or a certified mediation or arbitration entity, as applicable. Storanza, for the benefit of users, may try to help users resolve disputes. Storanza does so in Storanza's sole discretion, and Storanza has no obligation to resolve disputes between users or between users and outside parties. To the extent that Storanza attempts to resolve a dispute, Storanza will do so in good faith based solely on Storanza's policies. Storanza will not make judgments regarding legal issues or claims.
8. Access and Interference
Storanza may contain robot exclusion headers which contain internal rules for software usage. Much of the information on Storanza is updated on a real-time basis and is proprietary or is licensed to Storanza by Storanza's users or third-parties. You agree that you will not use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access Storanza for any purpose whatsoever. Additionally, you agree that you will not:
1. Take any action that imposes, or may impose, in Storanza's sole discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on Storanza's infrastructure
2. Copy, reproduce, modify, create derivative works from, distribute or publicly display any user Content (except for your Content) or other allowed uses
3. Interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any activities conducted on the Site
4. Bypass Storanza's robot exclusion headers or other measures Storanza may use to prevent or restrict access to Storanza
Without limiting any other remedies, Storanza may, without notice, delay or immediately remove Content, warn Storanza's community of a user's actions, issue a warning to a user, temporarily suspend a user, temporarily or indefinitely suspend a user's account privileges, terminate a user's account, prohibit access to the Site, and take technical and legal steps to keep a user off the Site and refuse to provide services to a user if any of the following apply: Storanza suspects (by information, investigation, conviction, settlement, insurance or escrow investigation, or otherwise) a user has breached this Agreement or other policy documents and community guidelines incorporated herein; Storanza is unable to verify or authenticate any of your personal information or Content; or Storanza believes that a user is acting inconsistently with the letter or spirit of Storanza's policies, has engaged in improper or fraudulent activity in connection with Storanza or the actions may cause legal liability or financial loss to Storanza's users or to Storanza.
Storanza will not sell or disclose your personal information to third parties without your explicit consent. Storanza stores and processes content on computers located in Belgium that are protected by physical as well as technological security.
11. Liability Limit & Indemnity
In no event shall Storanza be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or relating to the conduct of you or anyone else in connection with the use of the site, Storanza's services, or this agreement. This includes, but is not limited to, lost profits, bodily injury, emotional distress, or any consequential damages. You agree to indemnify and hold Storanza harmless from any clain or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of breach of this agreement.
12. Legal Compliance & Taxes
You shall comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of the site and any Storanza service and, if applicable, your listing, purchase, solicitation of offers to purchase, and sale of items. In addition, you shall be responsible for paying any and all taxes applicable to any purchases or sales of items you make on the site .
If any provision of this Agreement is held unenforceable, then such provision will be modified to reflect the parties' intention. All remaining provisions of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.
14. No Agency
You and Storanza are independent contractors, and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement.