Professional United Pet Sitters LLC
The Professional United Pet Sitters Web Site and information service (the "Site") is an electronic information
service provided by Professional United Pet Sitters LLC ("Professional United Pet Sitters", "Professional United Pet Sitters LLC", or "PUPS"),
subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set forth
below. These terms apply to all electronic information provided by Professional United Pet Sitters, including but not limited to electronic information or items provided on the website, online, by CD, through email, or by any other means. PLEASE READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING
OR USING THE SITE. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE, YOU AGREE TO
BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH BELOW. IF YOU
DO NOT WISH TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU
MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE THE SITE. Professional United Pet Sitters MAY MODIFY THIS
AGREEMENT AT ANY TIME, AND SUCH MODIFICATIONS SHALL BE
EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY UPON POSTING OF THE MODIFIED AGREEMENT
ON THE SITE. YOU AGREE TO REVIEW THE AGREEMENT PERIODICALLY TO
BE AWARE OF SUCH MODIFICATIONS AND YOUR CONTINUED ACCESS OR
USE OF THE SITE SHALL BE DEEMED YOUR CONCLUSIVE ACCEPTANCE OF
THE MODIFIED AGREEMENT.
1. Copyright, Licenses and Idea Submissions.
The entire contents of the Site are protected by international
copyright and trademark laws. The owner of the copyrights and
trademarks are Professional United Pet Sitters, its affiliates or other third party
licensors. YOU MAY NOT MODIFY, COPY, REPRODUCE, REPUBLISH,
UPLOAD, POST, TRANSMIT, OR DISTRIBUTE, IN ANY MANNER, THE
MATERIAL ON THE SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO TEXT, LISTS, GRAPHICS, TOOLS, CODE AND/OR
SOFTWARE. You may print and download portions of material from
the different areas of the Site as solely for your own non-commercial (and
single personal pet sitting business) use provided that you agree not to change or delete any copyright or
proprietary notices from the materials. You agree to grant to
Professional United Pet Sitters a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual
license, with the right to sub-license, to reproduce, distribute,
transmit, create derivative works of, publicly display and publicly
perform any materials and other information (including, without
limitation, ideas contained therein for new or improved products and
services) you submit to any public areas of the Site (such as bulletin
boards, forums and newsgroups) or by e-mail to Professional United Pet Sitters by all
means and in any media now known or hereafter developed. You also
grant to Professional United Pet Sitters the right to use your name in connection with
the submitted materials and other information as well as in
connection with all advertising, marketing and promotional material
related thereto. You agree that you shall have no recourse against
Professional United Pet Sitters for any alleged or actual infringement or
misappropriation of any proprietary right in your communications to
Professional United Pet Sitters.
Publications, products, content or services referenced herein or on
the Site are the exclusive trademarks or servicemarks of
Professional United Pet Sitters. Other product and company names
mentioned in the Site may be the trademarks of their respective
2. Use of the Site.
You understand that, except for information, products or services
clearly identified as being supplied by Professional United Pet Sitters,
Professional United Pet Sitters does not operate, control or endorse any information, products or
services on the Internet in any way. Except for
Professional United Pet Sitters-
identified information, products or services, all information,
products and services offered through the Site or on the Internet
generally are offered by third parties, that are not affiliated with
Professional United Pet Sitters. You also understand that
Professional United Pet Sitters cannot and
does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading
through the Site will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan
horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive
properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient
procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements
for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means
external to the Site for the reconstruction of any lost data. You
further understand that information contained on this site should not be
construed as giving business, legal, or other advice, or warranting as fail
proof, the accuracy or security of information provided. Professional United Pet
Sitters makes absolutely no claims, warrantees, guarantees or promises of any
kind to anyone (members and non-members), including but not limited to aspects
of accuracy, timeliness or completeness of the information or documents
provided, or results obtained from use.
Documents and tools available on this Web site, could contain technical
inaccuracies or typographical errors. Also, changes are made periodically to
laws and facts. These changes may not be incorporated in materials displayed or
linked on this Web site on a timely basis. In no event shall PUPS be liable for
any errors or omissions with respect to any information on this site. If you
find any errors or omissions, we encourage you to report them to PUPS.
YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THE
SITE AND THE INTERNET. Professional United Pet Sitters PROVIDES THE SITE AND
RELATED INFORMATION "AS IS" AND DOES NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS
WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF
TITLE OR NONINFRINGEMENT, OR THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) WITH
REGARD TO THE SERVICE, ANY MERCHANDISE INFORMATION OR
SERVICE PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR ON THE INTERNET
GENERALLY, AND Professional United Pet Sitters SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY COST
OR DAMAGE ARISING EITHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM ANY SUCH
TRANSACTION. IT IS SOLELY YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO EVALUATE THE
ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND USEFULNESS OF ALL OPINIONS,
ADVICE, SERVICES, MERCHANDISE AND OTHER INFORMATION PROVIDED
THROUGH THE SERVICE OR ON THE INTERNET GENERALLY.
Professional United Pet Sitters DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE
UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SERVICE
WILL BE CORRECTED.
YOU UNDERSTAND FURTHER THAT THE PURE NATURE OF THE INTERNET CONTAINS UNEDITED
MATERIALS SOME OF WHICH ARE SEXUALLY EXPLICIT OR MAY BE
OFFENSIVE TO YOU. YOUR ACCESS TO SUCH MATERIALS IS AT YOUR RISK.
Professional United Pet Sitters HAS NO CONTROL OVER AND ACCEPTS NO
RESPONSIBILITY WHATSOEVER FOR SUCH MATERIALS.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT WILL Professional United Pet Sitters BE LIABLE FOR (I) ANY INCIDENTAL,
CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INDIRECT DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT
LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS
INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR INFORMATION, AND THE LIKE)
ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE, OR
ANY INFORMATION, OR TRANSACTIONS PROVIDED ON THE SERVICE, OR
DOWNLOADED FROM THE SERVICE, OR ANY DELAY OF SUCH
INFORMATION OR SERVICE. EVEN IF Professional United Pet Sitters OR ITS
AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE
POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR (II) ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO
ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE SERVICE
AND/OR MATERIALS OR INFORMATION DOWNLOADED THROUGH THE
SERVICE. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL
DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH
STATES, Professional United Pet Sitters LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE GREATEST
EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Professional United Pet Sitters makes no representations whatsoever about any other
web site which you may access through this one or which may link to
this Site. When you access a non-Professional United Pet Sitters web site, please
understand that it is independent from Professional United Pet Sitters, and that
Professional United Pet Sitters has no control over the content on that web site. In
addition, a link to a Professional United Pet Sitters web site does not mean that
Professional United Pet Sitters endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content,
or the use, of such web site.
Listings in the Pet Sitter Directory
The information in our pet sitter and dog walker directory is provided to pet
owners as a courtesy only. Member businesses manage their own directory listings
and are responsible for verifying the accuracy of the information in their
listings. Professional United Pet Sitters LLC and the owners assume no liability
for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising
out of your access to, or use of, information on this site. If you have any
questions or concerns about a listing or a member, please contact the pet
sitting business owner directly with your concerns.
Professional United Pet Sitters does not police, inspect, certify, train, or
provide any type of background or criminal checks for member businesses. We do
not verify claims made by pet sitting businesses within listings. Professional
United Pet Sitters and its owners assume no liability related to the services
provided by members or member businesses.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Professional United Pet Sitters, its
officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any
third party information providers to the Service from and against all
losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys'
fees, resulting from any violation of this Agreement (including
negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing
4. Third Party Rights.
The provisions of paragraphs 2 (Use of the Service), and 3
(Indemnification) are for the benefit of Professional United Pet Sitters and its
officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers, and any
third party information providers to the Service. Each of these
individuals or entities shall have the right to assert and enforce
those provisions directly against you on its own behalf.
This Agreement may be terminated by either party without notice at
any time for any reason. The provisions of paragraphs 1 (Copyright,
Licenses and Idea Submissions), 2 (Use of the Service), 3
(Indemnification), 4 (Third Party Rights) and 6 (Miscellaneous) shall
survive any termination of this Agreement.
This Agreement shall all be governed and construed in accordance
with the laws of The United States of America applicable to agreements
made and to be performed in The United States of America. You agree that any legal
action or proceeding between Professional United Pet Sitters and you for any purpose
concerning this Agreement or the parties' obligations hereunder
shall be brought exclusively in a federal or state court of competent
jurisdiction sitting in The United States of America . Any cause of action or claim you
may have with respect to the Service must be commenced within one
(1) year after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or
cause of action is barred. Professional United Pet Sitters's failure to insist upon or
enforce strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall
not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the
course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to
modify any provision of this Agreement. Professional United Pet Sitters may assign
its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time
without notice to you.
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
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For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically
recognizes only the consumer's domain name, but not the e-mail address.
We collect only the domain name, but not the e-mail address of
visitors to our Web page, aggregate information on what pages consumers
access or visit, information volunteered by the consumer, such as
survey information and/or site registrations.
The information we collect is used for internal review and to improve the
content of our Web page. The information may be disclosed
when legally required, at the request of governmental
authorities conducting an investigation, or to verify or enforce
compliance with the policies governing our Website and applicable laws
or to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our Website. The
information is shared only in the form of total website visitor count and total
member count to reputable organizations interested in offering discounts to
members, or as otherwise stated on profile edit and entry pages (i.e. to other
login/session information for members only accessing the PUPS Members
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Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers on-line
will only receive telephone contact from us with information regarding
orders they have placed on-line.
Please provide us with your name, email address, and full address when placing
an order. We do not share this information with other organizations or
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time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated
uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information
practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy
changes to our Web site to notify you of these changes and provide you
with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned
about how your information is used, you should check back at our Web
Members can view a description of information that we maintain about them by
logging in and viewing their profiles.
Upon request we offer members the ability to have inaccuracies corrected in contact information, unique identifiers.
Members can have this information corrected by or logging in to the members
area and editing their profiles.
If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy,
you may contact us by viewing the above contact page, The
DMA's Committee on Ethical Business Practices at firstname.lastname@example.org,
state or local chapters of the Better Business Bureau, state or local
consumer protection office, The Federal Trade Commission by phone at
202.FTC-HELP (202.382.4357) or electronically at http://www.ftc.gov/ftc/complaint.htm.