Below are the general Terms and Conditions governing your use of this Forum and SmartPak’s services. By accessing and using this Forum you (“Subscriber”) are agreeing to be legally bound by these terms with SmartPak Equine, LLC (“SmartPak”).
Welcome to the SmartPak Forum (“Forum”). This Forum is provided to you by SmartPak Equine, LLC, a Delaware Limited Liability Company, with its principal offices in Plymouth, Massachusetts. These Terms and Conditions (“Agreement”) govern a Subscriber’s use of this Forum.
This is meant to be home to a community of riders and equestrian enthusiasts to openly share their thoughts, stories, photos and the like. As a company, we always welcome your constructive feedback – be it positive or negative. As we are a horse-centric company, we request that posts stay focused on that topic. Our goal is simply to offer a welcoming community, where all are free to share and participate.
Amendments to this Agreement:
SmartPak may amend this Agreement at any time in its sole discretion, by updating this posting, and by specifying the effective date of the new version of this Agreement. A Subscriber’s continued use of the Forum following the posting of an amended version of this Agreement constitutes her acceptance of any such amendments.
If a Subscriber has any questions or concerns about the Forum or this Agreement, please contact a Customer Care representative at SmartPak via e-mail or by dialing 1-888-752-5171.
Subscriber’s Use of Content and Information:
SmartPak does not guarantee and is not responsible for the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of the content on this Forum. Any opinions, advice, statements or other information made available by Subscribers are those of that Subscriber and not of SmartPak (unless expressly made by a SmartPak employee). SmartPak does not endorse and is not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice or statement made on the Forum. If any loss, injury or damages arise as a result of a statement on the Forum or access to the Forum SmartPak will not be liable.
SmartPak does not have any obligation or duty to prescreen, edit, or remove any content provided by Subscribers that is posted on or available through the Forum. However, SmartPak may at its sole discretion and for any reason prescreen, edit, refuse, or remove, such Forum content. Further if the content of the site is deemed harmful, harassing, threatening, illegal, false, misleading, defamatory, confusing, invasive of another’s privacy or offensive in any manner SmartPak may remove the content and prohibit the Subscriber from posting any further content to the Forum.
All content is available solely as a general education resource and is not intended to substitute the advice of a medical or healthcare professional. Always seek the advice of your veterinarian, barn manager, or horse trainer before starting a new health regimen for your horse.
Subscriber Submitted Content:
Subscribers are responsible for all content that they submit, post, or otherwise make available through the Forum. By doing so, Subscribers represent and warrant to SmartPak that they have permission to make available such content.
Subscribers must be respectful of others in their discourse on the Forum, and must refrain from posting profanity, obscene and offensive materials, false and fraudulent information, or defamatory statements.
Subscribers are ultimately responsible for all content posted to the Forum under 47 U.S.C. § 230, and by entering this Agreement each Subscriber agrees to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless SmartPak, its directors, officers, employees, and affiliates, from and against any and all liability arising from that Subscriber’s contributions to the Forum.
Subscribers should be aware that the Forum is a public website, and that all information is available to the general public. Due care should be taken when sharing private information and images.
Subscribers must not post anything that contains any worms, viruses, or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files, code, or programs. Posts containing this content will be immediately removed, and the Subscriber’s privileges with respect to Forum access will be immediately terminated.
Finally, Subscribers must not use the Forum to advertise their own products or businesses without prior written permission from SmartPak.
Content Ownership and Intellectual Property Rights:
This Forum is owned by SmartPak. All right to, title to, and interest in the content available via the Forum, the designs, media, patents, and the trademarks featured on the Forum are the property of SmartPak, and are protected by applicable law.
All Subscriber posted content remains the property of the Subscriber, but upon posting to the Forum the Subscriber grants SmartPak a perpetual license under copyright law that permits SmartPak to copy, quote, link or otherwise reproduce the content in any manner SmartPak deems suitable for its business purposes.