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Terms of Service

PLEASE READ THE TERMS OF USE (“TERMS OF USE” AND “TERMS OF SERVICE ARE USED INTERCHANGEABLY HEREIN) CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING THE “SITE” OR USING ANY PART OF THE SITES OR “SERVICES” (BOTH AS DEFINED BELOW). BY VISITING THE SITES AND/OR USING OR ACCESSING THE SERVICES, THE USER (“YOU”) AGREE TO BECOME BOUND BY THE TERMS OF USE AND THE TANGLED ROPE PRIVACY POLICY, WHICH IS INCORPORATED HEREIN BY REFERENCE. THESE TERMS OF USE APPLY TO ALL USERS OF THE SERVICES, WHETHER VISITOR OR MEMBER, INCLUDING USERS WHO ARE ALSO CONTRIBUTORS OF CONTENT, INFORMATION, AND OTHER MATERIALS OR SERVICES ON THE SITES. IF YOU DO NOT UNCONDITIONALLY AGREE TO ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE TERMS OF USE, YOU DO NOT HAVE ANY RIGHT TO USE THE SITES OR THE SERVICES. TANGLED ROPE’S ACCEPTANCE IS EXPRESSLY CONDITIONED UPON YOUR ASSENT TO ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT; YOUR CONTINUED USE OF OR ACCESS TO THE SITES AND/OR SERVICES SHALL BE DEEMED ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS OF USE.

Acceptance of Terms

The following terms and conditions govern all use of the web sites located at Tangledrope.com and other URLs as may be designated in the future (collectively referred to as the Sites) and any software applications which relate to the Sites and which are provided for use on mobile devices (the “Applications”) and the services available on or at the Sites (the Services). The Services are owned and operated by Tangled Rope, Llc. (Tangled Rope). The Services are offered subject to acceptance without modification of all of the terms and conditions contained herein (the Terms of Use) and all other operating rules, policies and procedures that may be published from time to time on the Sites by Tangled Rope.

 

The Services are available only to individuals who are at least 21 years old and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in these Terms of Use, and to abide by and comply with these Terms of Use. In any case the Sites are not intended for anyone under the age of 21. If you are under 21 years of age, then please do not use the Sites. Tangled Rope may, in its sole discretion, refuse to offer the Services to any person or entity and change its eligibility criteria at any time.

 

Tangled Rope reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any of the Terms of Use at any time, by posting the modified Terms of Use or other policies or guidelines on the Sites, and if permitted to do so, sending you an e-mail notifying you of the nature of the modifications and a link to the modified document on the Sites so that you may review it. It is your responsibility to check the Terms of Use periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Services following the posting or notification of any changes to the Terms of Use constitutes your acceptance of those changes and your agreement to abide and be bound by the Terms of Use, as amended. If at any time you choose not to accept the Terms of Use, including following receipt of notification of any modifications hereto, then please do not use the Sites.

The Services

As part of the Services, Tangled Rope will make certain instructional videos (the Videos) available to users on the Sites, either free of charge or subject to payment of a fee to access the Videos (an Access Fee).

Privacy

Tangled Rope’s current Privacy Policy is located at https://www.tangledrope.com/privacy/. For inquiries in regard to the Privacy Policy, or to report a privacy related problem, please contact privacy@tangledrope.com.

Rules and Conduct

As a condition of use, you promise not to use the Services for any purpose that is prohibited by the Terms of Use. The Services (including, without limitation, any Content or User Submissions (both as defined below) is provided only for your own personal, non-commercial use. For purposes of the Terms of Use, “Content” includes, without limitation, any video, audio, information, data, text, software, images, photographs, scripts, graphics, logos, interactive features, and other works of authorship in any form, medium or technology now known or later developed, which is generated, provided, or otherwise made accessible by Tangled Rope on or through the Services. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you shall not (or permit others to) either (a) take any action or (b) upload, download, post, submit or otherwise distribute or facilitate distribution of any content using any communications service or other service available on or through the Services, that:

 

infringes any patent, trademark, service mark, trade secret, copyright, right of privacy or publicity or other right of any other person or entity;

includes video or a photograph of another person or an identifiable location that you have posted without that person's or the owner of such location’s consent;

is unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another's privacy, tortious, obscene, offensive, sexually explicit or profane, depicts nudity, unlawful activities, death or violence, or encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense;

constitutes unauthorized or unsolicited advertising, junk or bulk e-mail ("spamming");

involves commercial activities and/or sales without Tangled Rope’s prior written consent such as contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, or pyramid schemes;

advertises to, or solicits, any other user of the Services to buy or sell any products or services through the Services other than as incorporated in User Submissions which are otherwise in accordance with these Terms of Use;

displays an advertisement, or accepts payment or anything of value from a third person in exchange for your performing any activity on or through the Services on behalf of that person, such as posting commercial content, or posting blogs or bulletins with a commercial purpose;

contains software viruses or any other computer codes, files, or programs that are designed or intended to disrupt, damage, limit or interfere with the proper function of any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment or to damage or obtain unauthorized access to any system, data or other information of Tangled Rope or any third party; or impersonates any person or entity, including any employee or representative of Tangled Rope.

 

Additionally, you shall not: (i) take any action that imposes or may impose (as determined by Tangled Rope in its sole discretion) an unreasonable or disproportionately large strain on Tangled Rope’s infrastructure; (ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Services or any activities conducted on the Services; or (iii) bypass any measures Tangled Rope may use to prevent or restrict access to the Services (or other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Services).

 

You shall not (directly or indirectly): (i) decipher, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to derive any source code or underlying ideas or algorithms of any part of the Services, except to the limited extent applicable laws specifically prohibit such restriction, (ii) modify, translate, or otherwise create derivative works of any part of the Services, or as explicitly provided on the Sites, or (iii) copy, rent, lease, distribute, or otherwise transfer any of the rights that you receive hereunder.

 

You shall abide by all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations.

 

You may not modify, build upon, or block any portion of the Sites in any way, including, without limitation, by doing anything to modify, block, or in any way impede or otherwise affect the advertisements through the Sites.

Third Party Sites

The Services may permit you to link to other websites or resources on the Internet, and other websites or resources may contain links to the Sites. These other websites are not under Tangled Rope's control, and you acknowledge that Tangled Rope is not responsible or liable for the content, functions, accuracy, legality, appropriateness or any other aspect of such websites or resources. The inclusion of any such link does not imply endorsement by Tangled Rope or any association with its operators. You further acknowledge and agree that Tangled Rope 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 such Content, goods or services available on or through any such website or resource.

Right to Use Tangled Rope Content

Content Generally You agree that the Services contain Content specifically provided by Tangled Rope, its users and/or its partners and that such Content is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized below or otherwise by Tangled Rope in writing, you shall not sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works from such Content. Except as set forth below, reproducing, copying or distributing any Content, materials or design elements on the Sites for any other purpose is strictly prohibited without the express prior written permission of Tangled Rope.

Guide Content and Photographs

All Content is for informational purposes only, and is general advice, not intended to be relied upon to offer a solution to a specific problem or as a substitute for the advice of a qualified professional. Tangled Rope does not recommend use of the Content in lieu of professional advice or delay in seeking professional advice based on the Content. Tangled Rope does not recommend use of the Content for diagnosing or treating health or other problems. Termination Tangled Rope may terminate the Services or your access to all or any part of the Services at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you have any questions about the termination of any part of the Services, please contact us at info@tangledrope.com. All provisions of the Terms of Use which by their nature should survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

No Warranties

THE SERVICES IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE” AND IS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND ANY WARRANTIES IMPLIED BY ANY COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR USAGE OF TRADE, ALL OF WHICH ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. TANGLED ROPE MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE SITE'S CONTENT OR THE CONTENT OF ANY SITES LINKED TO THESE SITES AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SERVICES, (III) CONSEQUENCES OF USING THE SITES OR YOUR EXPOSURE TO ANY CONTENT OR USER SUBMISSIONS ON THE SITES, (IV) UNAUTHORIZED DISCLOSURE OF IMAGE, INFORMATION OR DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE UPLOAD, DOWNLOAD OR STORAGE OF CONTENT, OR (V) STATISTICS PROVIDED TO YOU OR OTHER USERS OF THE SERVICES INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO SITE ACTIVITY, SEARCH RESULTS, OR CONTENT VIEWS. TANGLED ROPE IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY SEARCH RESULTS OR RANKINGS OR THE ADDITION OF OR CHANGE TO ASSOCIATED METADATA OF CONTENT ON THE SITES. TANGLED ROPE, AND ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS AND CONTENT PROVIDERS DO NOT WARRANT THAT: (A) THE SERVICES WILL BE SECURE OR AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION; (B) ANY DEFECTS OR ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED; (C) ANY CONTENT OR SOFTWARE AVAILABLE AT OR THROUGH THE SERVICES IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS; (D) THE SITES OR THE SERVICES WILL OPERATE IN COMBINATION WITH ANY OTHER HARDWARE, SOFTWARE, SYSTEM OR DATA, OR (E) THE RESULTS OF USING THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS. TANGLED ROPE DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE SERVICES OR ANY HYPERLINKED SITES OR FEATURED IN THE CONTENT OF THE SITES OR ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND TANGLED ROPE WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE PURCHASE OF A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. Limitation of Liability IN NO EVENT SHALL TANGLED ROPE, NOR ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS, SUPPLIERS OR CONTENT PROVIDERS, BE LIABLE UNDER CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, NEGLIGENCE OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICES (I) FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER, SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES ARISING FROM (A) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, OR (B) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO THE SITES AND USE OF THE SERVICES, (II) FOR ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE (REGARDLESS OF THE SOURCE OF ORIGINATION), OR (III) FOR ANY DIRECT DAMAGES IN EXCESS OF (IN THE AGGREGATE) $10 (U.S.). SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Indemnification

You shall defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Tangled Rope, its affiliates and each of its, and its affiliates’ employees, contractors, directors, suppliers and representatives from all liabilities, claims, and expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees and legal expenses, that arise from (i) your use or misuse of, or access to, the Services; (ii) your violation of the Terms of Use; or, (iii) the infringement by you, or any third party using your account, of any intellectual property, privacy, publicity or other right of any person or entity. Tangled Rope reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will assist and cooperate with Tangled Rope in asserting any available defenses. This obligation survives indefinitely the termination and/or expiration of these Terms of Use and/or your status as a Tangled Rope User.

International Use

Tangled Rope makes no representation that the Content is appropriate or available for use in locations outside of the United States, and accessing the Services is prohibited from territories where such Content is illegal. If you access the Services from other locations, you do so at your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

Dispute Resolution

A printed version of the Terms of Use and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to the Terms of Use to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. You and Tangled Rope agree that any cause of action arising out of or related to the Services must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action arose; otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred. The Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Kansas, excluding its conflicts of law rules, and all applicable federal laws. You expressly agree that the exclusive jurisdiction and venue for any claim or action arising out of or relating to the Terms of Use or your use of these Sites or Services shall be only the state or federal courts located in Johnson County, Kansas and you further agree and submit to the exercise of personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts for the purpose of litigating any such claim or action. Use of the Services is not authorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of the Terms of Use, including without limitation, this section.

Miscellaneous

The Terms of Use are the entire agreement between you and Tangled Rope with respect to the Services and use of these Sites, and supersede all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals (whether oral, written or electronic) between you and Tangled Rope with respect to this Site or any other of the subject matter hereof. If any provision of the Terms of Use is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision will be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that the Terms of Use will otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable. No failure of Tangled Rope or the Sites to enforce any of its rights under these Terms of Use will act as a waiver of such rights. The Terms of Use are personal to you, and are not assignable, transferable or sublicensable by you except with Tangled Rope's prior written consent. Tangled Rope may assign, transfer or delegate any of its rights and obligations hereunder without consent. No agency, partnership, joint venture, or employment relationship is created as a result of the Terms of Use and neither party has any authority of any kind to bind the other in any respect. In any action or proceeding to enforce rights under the Terms of Use, the prevailing party will be entitled to recover costs and attorneys' fees. All notices under the Terms of Use will be in writing and will be deemed to have been duly given when received, if personally delivered or sent by certified or registered mail, return receipt requested; when receipt is electronically confirmed, if transmitted by facsimile or e-mail; or the day after it is sent, if sent for next day delivery by recognized overnight delivery service. Unless otherwise indicated, the Terms of Use and all Content provided by Tangled Rope are copyright © Tangled Rope, Llc. All rights reserved. Tangled Rope, the TR Logo, and the Tangled Rope logo, as well as any other logos or brand features owned by Tangled Rope, are trademarks or service marks of Tangled Rope or otherwise proprietary to Tangled Rope. The names of actual companies and products mentioned on the Sites may be the trademarks or servicemarks of their respective owners.

 

Tangled Rope is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to www.amazon.com.

 

Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice.

Tangled Rope has adopted the following general policy toward copyright infringement in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (https://lcweb.loc.gov/copyright/legislation/dmca.pdf). The address of Tangled Rope’s Designated Agent to Receive Notification of Claimed Infringement (“Designated Agent”) is listed at the end of this policy. It is Tangled Rope’s policy to (1) block access to or remove Content that it believes in good faith to be copyrighted material that has been illegally copied and distributed by any of its advertisers, affiliates, content providers, members or users; and (2) remove and discontinue service to repeat offenders. If you believe that Content residing on or accessible through the Sites or Services infringes a copyright, please send a notice of copyright infringement by regular mail (not e-mail) to Tangled Rope, Llc., Attn: Copyright Agent, POBOX, containing the following information:

 

A physical signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright that has been allegedly infringed;

Identification of works or materials being infringed; Identification of the Content that is claimed to be infringing including information regarding the location of the Content that the copyright owner seeks to have removed, with sufficient detail so that Tangled Rope is capable of finding and verifying its existence;

Contact information about the notifier including address, telephone number and, if available, e-mail address;

A statement that the notifier has a good faith belief that the Content is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;

and A statement made under penalty of perjury that the information provided is accurate and the notifying party is authorized to make the complaint on behalf of the copyright owner.

 

Once proper infringement notification is received by the Designated Agent, it is Tangled Rope’s policy to remove or disable access to the infringing Content; to notify the Content provider, member or user that it has removed or disabled access to the Content; and that repeat offenders will have the infringing Content removed from the system and that Tangled Rope will terminate such content provider’s, member’s or user’s access to the Services.

 

Please note that under Section 512(f) of the Copyright Act, any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity was removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification may be subject to liability.

Contact

For information about how to contact Tangled Rope, please visit our contact page.

Last revised: March 09, 2016