We may, in our sole discretion, modify, restrict, change, or otherwise alter the Agreements or the Web Site, in whole or in part, impose limits on certain features or Services on the Web Site or restrict your access to part or all of the Web Site. By continuing to access and use the Web Site you will be evidencing your consent to, agreement with, and understanding of, such modifications, changes or alterations. We may not notify you of changes, alterations or modifications to the Agreements that are necessary or desirable, as we determine in our sole discretion.
Age and Limitations on Use
You must be at least 18 years of age to open an account, and be an eligible Legal Resident of the United States or Canada. In jurisdictions, territories, and locations where the minimum age for permissible use of the Web Site by you is greater than 18 years old, you must meet the age requirement in your local jurisdiction or territory. You must be at least 19 years of age at time of contest registration if you are a legal resident of Alabama or Nebraska. Legal Residents of all 50 states and Washington DC, excluding Arizona, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Montana and Vermont, are eligible to open an account offered by the Web Site. Legal residents of the excluded states are not allowed to open or maintain accounts on the Web Site. Legal Residents of Canada, excluding Quebec, are eligible to open an account and participate in the FSTA and the services offered by the Web Site.
The Web Site is intended for the users' personal enjoyment. You agree and acknowledge that the Web Site and any community areas including but not limited to blogs, etc ("Community Areas") on the Web Site are public and not private communications. Web site users ("Users") shall use the Web Site for lawful purposes only. On occasion, Community Areas may be hosted or moderated by a third party. Any statement, action, or opinion that a third party host or moderator expresses shall be his or her own and does not represent Fantasy Sports Trade Association's views or opinions. You agree that we shall be neither responsible nor liable for any statement, action, or opinion made by you or any third party in such Community Areas. While we cannot review every Community Area or the placement of every link, and are not responsible for the content or the placement of any link to another site, we reserve the right to delete, move or edit content, and blogs, or have such links removed if they are inaccurate, abusive, defamatory, obscene, in violation of an existing copyright or otherwise unacceptable in their nature or placement.
Fantasy Sports Trade Association promotes and supports active and open debate among its members. All we ask is that it's done in a lawful and civil manner - be it on, blogs or other Community Areas or using our systems to message other members directly ("User Content"). Accordingly, you agree to use the Web Sites for lawful purposes only. You may not use or allow others to use your Web Site account to: Post or transmit any content that is abusive, vulgar, obscene, hateful, fraudulent, threatening, harassing, defamatory, or which discloses private or personal matters concerning any person; Post or transmit any material that you don't have the right to transmit under law (such as copyright, trade secret or securities) or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as nondisclosure agreements); Post, transmit, or link to sexually explicit material; Impersonate any person, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; Post or transmit any advertising, promotional materials, or other forms of solicitation including chain letters and pyramid schemes; Intentionally violate any other applicable law or regulation while accessing and using the Web Site; Post or transmit any file that contains viruses, corrupted files, "Trojan Horses," or any other contaminating or destructive features that may damage someone else's computer.
Fantasy Sports Trade Association may at any time, without prior notice and at our sole discretion, remove any post or terminate your membership for violating the above provisions. You agree to indemnify Fantasy Sports Trade Association and hold us harmless from any actions, claims, proceedings, or liabilities arising out of your violation of these terms and conditions. You're responsible for all statements made and acts that occur through the use of your user name and password. So please don't disclose your password to anybody. If it has been lost or stolen, let us know as soon as possible.
Fantasy Sports Trade Association does not claim ownership of User Content. However, you hereby grant Fantasy Sports Trade Association a world-wide, royalty-free, non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sub-licensable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, and display your User Content and to incorporate User Content in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed.
Restrictions Of Use Of Materials
All information, content and materials contained on Fantasy Sports Trade Association Sites are our copyrighted property or the copyrighted property of our licensors or licensees. All trademarks, service marks, trade names, and trade dress are proprietary to us and/or our licensors or licensees. No information, content or material from the Web Site may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way. The Web Site is only for your personal use. You may not use the Web Site for commercial purposes or in any way that is unlawful, or harms us or any other person or entity, as determined in our sole discretion.
We are pleased to hear from our visitors and welcome your comments regarding our products and services. Unfortunately, however, our company policy does not allow us to accept or consider unsolicited creative ideas, suggestions or materials. We hope you will understand that it is the intent of this policy to avoid the possibility of future misunderstandings when projects developed by us or under the direction of us might seem to others to be similar to their own creative work.
If, despite our request, you intentionally or unintentionally send us Unsolicited Submissions, anything that you submit to Fantasy Sports Trade Association including but not limited to ideas, reviews, comments, suggestions, or products, Fantasy Sports Trade Association shall be entitled to unrestricted use of such Submissions for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without the requirement of any permission from or payment to you or to any other person or entity. If there exists any doubt or ambiguity about whether any User-Generated Content constitutes a Submission, such User-Generated Content shall be conclusively deemed to be a Submission. No Submission shall be subject to any obligation of confidentiality on our part and we shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of any Submission. Without limiting the foregoing, you hereby grant us (and our licensees, distributors, agents, representatives and other authorized users), without the requirement of any permission from or payment to you or to any other person or entity, a perpetual, non-exclusive, irrevocable, fully-paid, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferable worldwide license to use, re-use, reproduce, transmit, print, publish, display, exhibit, distribute, re-distribute, copy, host, store, cache, archive, index, categorize, comment on, broadcast, stream, edit, alter, modify, adapt, translate, create derivative works from such submissions.
Registration Information and Security
You agree to provide, maintain and update true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by our registration processes. If you provide any information that does not satisfy this provision, or we have reasonable grounds to suspect as much, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Web Site (or any portion thereof).
You also agree (a) to promptly notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org of any unauthorized use of your username, password, other account information, or any other breach of security that you become aware of involving or relating to the Web Site. In addition, you agree to exit from your account at the end of each session. We explicitly disclaim liability for any and all losses and damages arising from your failure to comply with this section.
Payment For Services
Users agree to pay for services offered by the Web Site through funded FSTA accounts at the time of registration. All charges to User's accounts, including applicable taxes, in accordance with billing terms in effect at the time the fee or charge becomes payable. Fantasy Sports Trade Association reserves the right to change the amount of, or basis for determining, any fees or charges for the Services, and to institute new fees or charges effective upon prior notice to Users.
User's right to use the Services is subject to any limits established by Fantasy Sports Trade Association or, where applicable, by User's credit card issuer. If payment cannot be charged to User's credit card or User's charge is returned to Fantasy Sports Trade Association for any reason, Fantasy Sports Trade Association reserves the right to either suspend or terminate User's access and account, thereby terminating this Agreement and all obligations of Fantasy Sports Trade Association hereunder. Fantasy Sports Trade Association agrees that it will terminate User's account upon proper notice from User. If a User has reason to believe that his/her account is no longer secure (for example, in the event of a loss, theft or unauthorized disclosure or use of User's ID, password, or any credit, debit or charge card number stored on the Services), User must promptly change his/her password and notify Fantasy Sports Trade Association of the problem to avoid possible liability for any unauthorized charges to User's account.
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Third Party Content and Information
The Web Site contains Content that is provided for your convenience and enjoyment. Third parties provide some of the Content. You should be aware that the Content might contain errors, omissions, inaccuracies, outdated information, and inadequacies and that the Content may be subject to terms and conditions, which may be found on the Web Site or in the documents and policies of third parties. We make no representations or warranties as to the completeness, accuracy, adequacy, currency or reliability of any Content and will not be liable for any lack of the foregoing.
Descriptions of, or references to, products, services or publications within the Web Site do not imply endorsement of that product, service or publication.
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YOU RECOGNIZE AND CONFIRM THAT IN THE EVENT YOU INCUR ANY DAMAGES, LOSSES OR INJURIES THAT ARISE OUT OF COMPANY'S ACTS OR OMISSIONS, THE DAMAGES, IF ANY, CAUSED TO YOU ARE NOT IRREPARABLE OR SUFFICIENT TO ENTITLE YOU TO AN INJUNCTION PREVENTING ANY EXPLOITATION OF ANY WEB SITE, PROPERTY, PRODUCT, PROGRAM, TELEVISION SHOW, MOTION PICTURE OR OTHER AUDIO/VISUAL CONTENT OWNED OR CONTROLLED BY COMPANY AND/OR ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AND/OR AFFILIATES OR YOUR UPLOAD INFORMATION, AND YOU WILL HAVE NO RIGHTS TO ENJOIN OR RESTRAIN THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION, DISTRIBUTION, ADVERTISING, EXHIBITION OR EXPLOITATION OF ANY COMPANY WEB SITE, PROPERTY, PRODUCT, PROGRAM, TELEVISION SHOW, MOTION PICTURE OR OTHER AUDIO/VISUAL CONTENT OR YOUR UPLOAD INFORMATION OR ANY AND ALL ACTIVITIES OR ACTIONS RELATED THERETO.
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As an FSTA member, you will be given the first opportunity to sponsor FSTA events and programs. With its large and diverse membership, FSTA rarely has sponsorship opportunities that are not first snatched up by corporate members. These are opportunities for high-profile event and program sponsorships. Read More...
Member companies will be authorized to use the FSTA Logo/link on their sites.
FSTA provides ways to give your organization visibility at all levels. Not only do we have sponsorship and event opportunities, but also newsletters for which we solicit articles from corporate members, committees and councils. FSTA provides a way for you to establish your company as a Fantasy Sports industry leader.
Last, but not least, you get support. If you have an idea as to a new program or project you'd like to undertake, or you would like to get something specific out of your membership, talk with the FSTA. We will provide assistance or ideas that help make your goals a reality.