PRIVACY / TERMS OF USE (WORKING AGREEMENT)

TALK NYC HAS A FIRM COMMITMENT TO PROTECTING YOUR PRIVACY. WE OPERATE OUR WEBSITE UNDER THE FOLLOWING GUIDELINES TO SAFEGUARD OUR USERS’ PERSONAL INFORMATION. WE MAY REVISE OUR POLICY FROM TIME TO TIME, SO PLEASE CHECK THIS PAGE PERIODICALLY.

PERSONAL/COMPANY INFORMATION
TO OPERATE OUR SERVICES, TALK NYCASKS FOR PERSONAL AND COMPANY INFORMATION IN THE MEMBER’S REGISTRATION FORM, SUCH AS YOUR NAME, TITLE, YOUR COMPANY NAME, COMPANY ADDRESS, AND OTHER COMPANY ONLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION. WE DO THIS, FOR EXAMPLE, WHEN YOU REGISTER YOUR COMPANY (OR YOURSELF) AS A TALKNYC MEMBER ON OUR SITE. WE USE THIS INDIVIDUAL COMPANY INFORMATION TO DELIVER MEMBER ONLY NEWSLETTERS, AND OTHER SERVICE-RELATED PURPOSES ONLY YOUR COMPANY CONTACT INFORMATION IS MADE AVAILABLE TO OTHER MEMBERS IN THE MEMBER DIRECTORY.

TALK NYC MAY ALSO AUTOMATICALLY COLLECT INFORMATION SUCH AS YOUR WEB BROWSER TYPE OR IP ADDRESS. THIS INFORMATION IS USED TO ENSURE OUR WEBSITE DISPLAYS PROPERLY ON MOST COMMONLY USED BROWSERS. THIS INFORMATION IS ALSO USED TO HELP IDENTIFY YOU ON THE SERVICE AND TO GATHER BROAD DEMOGRAPHIC INFORMATION.

UPDATING OR OPTING OUT
IF YOU WANT TO CHANGE OR UPDATE YOUR REGISTRATION INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT WWW.MEDIAPOST.COM AND SELECT ‘MY PROFILE’ FROM THE MENU, AND UPDATE YOUR INFORMATION. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO OPT-OUT AS A MEMBER OF TALK NYC, CHOOSE THE ‘END YOUR TALK NYC MEMBERSHIP’ OPTION AT THE BOTTOM OF YOUR PROFILE PAGE AND CLICK ‘SAVE’. YOU WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY DELETED FROM OUR DATABASE. IF YOU WISH TO REMAIN A TALK NYC MEMBER BUT STILL WANT TO OPT-OUT OF ALL EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS FROM US, CHOOSE THE ‘NO NEWSLETTERS OR EMAIL NOTICES’ OPTION INSTEAD. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING OUR OPT-OUT POLICIES, SEND AN EMAIL TO TALKNYC@ALCOVENETWORKS.COM.

LINKS TO OTHER SITES
OUR SITE CONTAINS LINKS TO OTHER SITES OUTSIDE OUR SERVICE. THESE OTHER SITES MAY SEND COOKIES TO USERS, COLLECT DATA, OR SOLICIT INDIVIDUAL INFORMATION. THESE SITES OR SERVICES ALSO HAVE SEPARATE DATA AND PRIVACY PRACTICES. TALK NYC AND ITS AFFILLIATE WEBSITES DISCLAIM ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR THEIR POLICIES OR ACTIONS. IN GENERAL, WHEN WE LINK TO OTHER SITES, WE DO NOT PASS YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION TO THOSE SITES. IN ADDITION, TALK NYC OFFERS SERVICES IN CONJUNCTION WITH PARTNER COMPANIES. IN ORDER TO PROVIDE THESE CO-BRANDED SERVICES TO YOU, WE MAY SHARE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION WITH OUR PARTNER COMPANY. IF YOU DO NOT WANT YOUR DATA TO BE SHARED, YOU CAN CHOOSE NOT TO ALLOW THE TRANSFER BY NOT USING THAT PARTICULAR SERVICE.

SECURITY PRECAUTIONS
WE HAVE TAKEN CAREFUL MEASURES TO SECURE YOUR INFORMATION. THIS WEBSITE HAS SECURITY MEASURES IN PLACE TO PROTECT THE LOSS, MISUSE AND ALTERATION OF THE INFORMATION UNDER OUR CONTROL. OUR REGISTRATION AREAS AND MEMBERS’ AREAS HAVE SSL PROTECTION.

YOUR INDIVIDUAL TALK NYC USER INFORMATION IS PASSWORD PROTECTED. WE RECOMMEND THAT YOU DO NOT SHARE YOUR PASSWORD WITH ANYONE. WHILE TALK NYC STRIVES TO PROTECT YOUR INDIVIDUAL INFORMATION, WE CANNOT GUARANTEE THE SECURITY OF ANY INFORMATION THAT YOU TRANSMIT TO TALK NYC AND YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR MAINTAINING THE SECRECY OF ANY PASSWORDS OR OTHER ACCOUNT INFORMATION.

TALK NYC WILL NOT DISCLOSE ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION EXCEPT AS DESCRIBED ABOVE, AS REQUIRED BY LAW OR TO PROTECT OUR INTERESTS. TALK NYC DOES DISCLOSE USER INFORMATION, INCLUDING DEMOGRAPHIC DATA, IN AN AGGREGATED FORM THAT DOES NOT IDENTIFY INDIVIDUAL USERS IN ORDER TO DESCRIBE ITS SERVICES TO PROSPECTIVE PARTNERS, ADVERTISERS AND OTHER THIRD PARTIES AND FOR OTHER LAWFUL PURPOSES.

REFUNDS/RETURNS
REFUNDS ARE NOT AVAILABLE UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED AT TIME OF PURCHASE.

TALK NYC AND ITS AFFILIATES, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS AND SHAREHOLDERS DO NOT UNDERTAKE OR ASSUME ANY DUTY TO MONITOR OUR SITE FOR INAPPROPRIATE OR UNLAWFUL CONTENT. TALK NYC AND ITS AFFILIATES, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS AND SHAREHOLDERS ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY WHICH MAY ARISE FROM THE CONTENT THEREOF, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CLAIMS FOR DEFAMATION, LIBEL, SLANDER, INFRINGEMENT, INVASION OF PRIVACY AND PUBLICITY RIGHTS, OBSCENITY, PORNOGRAPHY, PROFANITY, FRAUD, OR MISREPRESENTATION. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, TALK NYC RESERVES THE RIGHT TO BLOCK OR REMOVE COMMUNICATIONS, POSTINGS OR MATERIALS AT ANY TIME IN OUR SOLE DISCRETION.
YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY HARM WE SUFFER AS A RESULT OF YOUR VIOLATION OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OR ANY BREACH BY YOU OF YOUR REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES: YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS TALK NYC AND ITS AFFILIATES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE MEMBERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, MANAGERS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS, AND LICENSORS, FROM AND AGAINST ALL LOSSES, EXPENSES, DAMAGES AND COSTS, INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEYS’ FEES, RESULTING FROM ANY VIOLATION BY YOU OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OR ANY BREACH BY YOU OF YOUR REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES HEREUNDER. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO TAKE OVER THE EXCLUSIVE DEFENSE OF ANY CLAIM FOR WHICH WE ARE ENTITLED TO INDEMNIFICATION UNDER THIS SECTION 6. IN SUCH EVENT, YOU SHALL PROVIDE US WITH SUCH COOPERATION AS IS REASONABLY REQUESTED BY US.
YOUR USE OF OUR SITE IS SUBJECT TO CERTAIN DISCLAIMERS: OUR SITE IS AVAILABLE “AS IS.” WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT OUR SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. THERE MAY BE DELAYS, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS AND INACCURACIES IN THE NEWS, INFORMATION OR OTHER MATERIALS AVAILABLE THROUGH OUR SITE. WE DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO OUR SITE OR ANY INFORMATION OR GOODS THAT ARE AVAILABLE OR ADVERTISED OR SOLD THROUGH OUR SITE. WE DO NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS, NOR DO WE ENDORSE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS OR RELIABILITY OF ANY ADVICE, OPINION, STATEMENT OR OTHER MATERIAL OR DATABASE DISPLAYED, UPLOADED OR DISTRIBUTED ON THIS SITE OR AVAILABLE THROUGH LINKS ON OUR SITE. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CORRECT ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS ON OUR SITE. ALTHOUGH WE INTEND TO TAKE REASONABLE STEPS TO PREVENT THE INTRODUCTION OF VIRUSES, WORMS, “TROJAN HORSES” OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE MATERIALS TO OUR SITE, WE DO NOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT OUR SITE OR MATERIALS THAT MAY BE DOWNLOADED FROM OUR SITE DO NOT CONTAIN SUCH DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES. WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR HARM ATTRIBUTABLE TO SUCH FEATURES. IF YOU RELY ON OUR SITE AND ANY MATERIALS AVAILABLE THROUGH OUR SITE, YOU DO SO SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
OUR SITE MAY CONTAIN VARIOUS COMBINATIONS OF TEXT, IMAGES, AUDIOVISUAL PRODUCTIONS, OPINIONS, STATEMENTS, FACTS, ARTICLES, MARKET DATA, STOCK QUOTES OR OTHER INFORMATION CREATED BY US OR BY THIRD-PARTIES. DUE TO THE NUMBER OF SOURCES FROM WHICH CONTENT ON OUR SITE IS OBTAINED, AND THE INHERENT HAZARDS OF ELECTRONIC DISTRIBUTION, THERE MAY BE DELAYS, OMISSIONS OR INACCURACIES IN SUCH CONTENT. ACCORDINGLY, SUCH CONTENT, INCLUDING MARKET DATA, IS FOR YOUR REFERENCE ONLY AND SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON BY YOU FOR ANY PURPOSE. SUCH CONTENT IS NOT INTENDED FOR THE PURPOSE OF TAX OR INVESTMENT ADVICE AND IT DOES NOT ADVOCATE THE PURCHASE OR SALE OF ANY SECURITY OR INVESTMENT. INFORMATION CREATED BY THIRD PARTIES THAT YOU MAY ACCESS ON OUR SITE OR THROUGH LINKS IS NOT ADOPTED OR ENDORSED BY US AND REMAINS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF SUCH THIRD PARTIES
WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR LINKED SITES: WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE AVAILABILITY OR CONTENT OF OTHER SERVICES THAT MAY BE LINKED TO OUR SITE. BECAUSE WE HAVE NO CONTROL OVER SUCH SERVICES, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE AVAILABILITY OF SUCH EXTERNAL SERVICES, AND THAT WE DO NOT ENDORSE AND ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY CONTENT, ACCURACY, QUALITY, ADVERTISING, PRODUCTS OR OTHER MATERIALS ON OR AVAILABLE FROM SUCH SERVICES. YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT WE SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FOR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS CAUSED OR ALLEGED TO BE CAUSED BY OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF OR RELIANCE ON ANY CONTENT, GOODS OR SERVICES AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH SUCH SERVICES.
WE MAY BE LEGALLY COMPELLED TO DISCLOSE CERTAIN INFORMATION: YOU AGREE THAT IN THE EVENT WE RECEIVE A SUBPOENA ISSUED BY A COURT OR FROM A LAW ENFORCEMENT OR GOVERNMENT AGENCY, WE SHALL COMPLY WITH SUCH SUBPOENAS WITHOUT YOUR CONSENT OR PRIOR NOTICE TO YOU AND MAY DISCLOSE YOUR IP ADDRESS, USERNAME, NAME, IP LOCATION OR OTHER INFORMATION IN RESPONSE THERETO.
OUR LIABILITY TO YOU IS LIMITED: TALK NYC AND ITS AFFILIATES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE MEMBERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, MANAGERS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS AND LICENSORS ARE NOT LIABLE FOR INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST REVENUES OR PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR LOSS OF DATA, IN ANY WAY RELATED TO THIS SITE OR FOR ANY CLAIM, LOSS OR INJURY BASED ON ERRORS, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN OUR SITE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, AS A RESULT OF BREACH OF ANY WARRANTY OR OTHER TERM OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS). ANY CLAIM AGAINST US SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT YOU PAID, IF ANY, FOR USE OF OUR SITE.
ANY DISPUTE BETWEEN US WILL BE GOVERNED BY NEW YORK LAW: THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SHALL BE GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE STATE OF NEW YORK, APPLICABLE TO AGREEMENTS MADE AND TO BE PERFORMED THEREIN WITHOUT REGARD TO CONFLICT OF LAWS PRINCIPLES. BY CONTINUING TO USE OUR SITE, YOU AGREE TO ABIDE BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. THE CAPTION TO EACH SECTION OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE FOR CONVENIENCE OF REFERENCE ONLY AND SHALL BE IGNORED IN THE CONSTRUCTION OR INTERPRETATION HEREOF.