Terms of Service
Before using or subscribing to GenHelper.com, please review the following terms and conditions (the Agreement) which define your rights, responsibilities and benefits as a user of GenHelper.com.
GenHelper.com License and Terms and Conditions of Use
GenHelper.com is an Internet service (the “Service”) owned and operated by WebifiedDevelopment (“GenHelper.com”, “GenHelper”, “we”, “our” or “us”). “You” or “your” means a user of the Service for itself. Your use of the Service indicates that you are bound by this Agreement with us. If you don’t agree with any of these terms and conditions, don’t use the Service. We may alter this Agreement at our discretion and your continued use after any change indicates your acceptance of that change. If you don’t want to be bound by a change, discontinue use of the Service.
GenHelper.com contains graphics, information, data, editorial and other content accessible by any registered Internet user (“the Content”). Whether in the free section or in the subscription section of the Service, all Content is owned and/or copyrighted by GenHelper, or third party providers and may be used only in accordance with this limited use license. GenHelper.com is protected by copyright as a collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to U.S. copyright laws, international conventions, and other copyright laws.
Limited Use LICENSE
You are licensed to use the Content only for personal or professional family history research, and may download Content only as search results relevant to that research. Online or other republication of Content is prohibited except as unique data elements that are part of a unique family history or genealogy. Violation of this License may result in immediate termination of your membership and may result in legal action for injunction, damages or both. You may use access software provided on the Service only while on line and may not download, copy, reuse or distribute that software, except where it is clearly stated in connection with software that it is made available for offline use and a license for that use is provided in connection with that software.
User provided content
Portions of the Service will contain user provided content, to which you may contribute appropriate content. For this content, GenHelper is a distributor only. By submitting content to GenHelper, you grant GenHelper, the corporate host of the Service, a license to the content to use, host, distribute that Content and allow hosting and distribution of that Content, to the extent and in that form or context we deem appropriate. Should you contribute content to the site, you understand that it will be seen and used by others under the license described herein. You should submit only content which belongs to you and will not violate the property or other rights of other people or organizations. GenHelper is sensitive to the copyright of others. We will not edit or monitor user provided content. We also reserve the right to remove any user provided content that comes to our attention and that we believe, in our sole discretion, is illegal, obscene, indecent, defamatory, incites racial or ethnic hatred or violates the rights of others, or is in any other way objectionable.
The information, products, and services included on this Web Service may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the information herein. We and our third party suppliers provide all Content in this Service “AS IS”, and without any warranty of any kind.
GenHelper, and its third party suppliers make no representations concerning the suitability, reliability or accuracy of the Content or the service provided on the Service for any purpose. We and our third party suppliers disclaim all warranties, expressed or implied, in connection with the Content and the services provided on the Service, including conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. In no case will we or our third party providers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, special or other damages including, without limitation, lost or delay of use, lost profits, loss of data or any other damage in contract, tort, equity or any other legal theory, even if advised of the possibility thereof.
GenHelper may, from time to time, provide opportunities to users of the Service to link to or buy services from third parties. Sites of those third parties will be subject to terms and conditions different from those found here. GenHelper makes no warranty concerning third party provided goods or services, and you agree that any recourse for dissatisfaction or problems with those goods or services will be sought from the third party provider and not from GenHelper.
Additional Guest or Subscribing Member Terms
1. REGISTRATION AND SECURITY
1.1 As part of the registration process, you will select a username and password. You must provide GenHelper with accurate, complete, and up-to-date registration information. Failure to do so will constitute a breach of this Agreement. You understand that you may not (i) select or use a name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person; (ii) use the rights of any person other than yourself without authorization; or (iii) use a name that we, in our sole discretion, deem inappropriate. As you submit information, you understand that the network of Internet Sites including GenHelper.com, AccessGenealogy.com, FamilyTreeGuide.com, SurnameWeb.org are owned and operated by Webified Development, a sole proprietorship in Georgia, USA. The Sites are operated in the United States of America and operated to be in compliance with the laws of the United States. Access is governed by these terms and conditions under the laws of the State of Georgia and the United States. Registration as a user of or subscriber to any of the Sites or services provided on them results in your customer information being stored and processed in the United States, and you, in registering or subscribing, specifically consent to that storage and processing. You may access that information at any time to confirm its correctness and to keep it current in connection with your registration or subscription. If you are subscribing or registering for use of this site from outside of the United States of America, you consent to the storage and processing in the United States of the personal data you submit, within the scope of the PRIVACY STATEMENT of GenHelper You may and should review and correct this information regularly.
1.2 You shall notify us by regular mail or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org of any known or suspected unauthorized use(s) of your account, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure of your password or billing information. You will be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You will never be required to reveal your password to any representative or agent of GenHelper, its owners or agents.
1.4 You are responsible for all usage or activity on GenHelper via your password account. Distribution of your password to others for access to GenHelper is expressly prohibited and shall constitute a breach of this Agreement. Any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity may be grounds for termination of your account, at our sole discretion, and you may be referred to appropriate law enforcement agencies.
Should you breach this Agreement we will revoke your license to use the Service and suspend your right of access. In such a case, no portion of your subscription payment will be refunded. Should we decide to suspend your subscription service for any reason other than breach, we will refund to you the unused portion of your subscription payment, which will be your sole and exclusive remedy upon such a suspension of service.
3. MODIFICATIONS TO THIS AGREEMENT AND THE SERVICE.
GenHelper has the right, at its sole discretion, to modify this Agreement or the Service, including the Content of the Service, at any time. Changes in Service will be posted on GenHelper.com, or sent via e-mail, or postal mail to you. If any portion of this Agreement or any change of this Agreement of the Service is unacceptable to you or will cause you to no longer be in compliance with the Agreement, you may cancel your subscription by sending an email to removal@genhelper requesting removal. Continued use of the Service now or following posted notices of changes in this Agreement, (notice is given by changing the date of last revision), means that you have accepted and are bound by the changes.
4.1 This Subscriber Agreement is governed by the law of the State of Georgia, without regard to its principles on conflicts of laws, and the federal law of the United States of America. Any action to enforce this Agreement shall be brought in the federal or state courts located in Columbus.
4.2 Official correspondence must be sent via postal mail to:
PO Box 941
Columbus, GA 31902-0941