RCSparks Studio Website Terms of Service

Updated & Revised: May 16, 2013

Welcome to www.RCSparks.com,

It is YOUR Responsibility to know these Terms of Service, and User Agreement when using the website domain RCSparks.com, and all affiliated Domain Extensions starting with RCSparks.com.

PLEASE NOTE ** If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern the www.RCSparks.com and Shared Domain extension’s relationship with you, in relation to this website.

The term www.RCSparks.com or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website. The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

Your use of this site (RCSparks.com) and it’s services indicates agreement with these terms! If you do not agree fully, please exit this site immediately and do not visit again!

The data on this site and access to it are provided without guarantee or warranty. Your access to the data and / or site may be limited at any time for any reason.

The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose.

You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.
Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).

All Content on this site is produced through a Proprietary System Designed, Maintained, & Owned by RCSparks Studio Website. The Content is Copyrighted and Data is Proprietary! Data retrieved from 3rd Party sources does not arrive in the Database ready to be viewed… it has to be manipulated, mished, and mashed to become what you see on this site… unique and proprietary.

Some content falls also under the Copyright of others such as Avatars, Descriptions, Code Libraries, and Graphics. These elements are obtained through approved means and used within the terms of their respective creators / copyright holders. Authorized use of our content in videos, images, etc. may obligate you under the terms of those respective copyright holders. It is up to you to comply with those terms, if applicable.

Commercial Use or Excessive Use for personal gain (For example, as a content source to gain subscribers or readers… whether income is generated or not!) of the RCSparks Studio Website is strictly prohibited without prior written permission and credit as per agreed!

Please Contact US via Twitter to obtain permission for each instance of use outside these terms or to obtain a license for ongoing use. (Tracking your own stats, friends’ stats, and competitors’ stats is allowable use, but earning income or building a content base by using the info on this site as a source for articles, videos, etc. without prior written permission and credit… is not allowable use!) If you fall outside these terms, appropriate actions will be taken as per these terms and the associated Privacy Policy.

BOTTING / CRAWLING / SCRAPING / MASS COPY & PASTING DATA FROM THIS SITE FOR REPUBLISHING IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED: All these activites are specifically disallowed! The TOS retricts this activity and it is also disallowed via robots.txt exclusions. Please note this is considered Commericial and Excessive use whether immediate income is realized or not.

Any prior discussions of Commercial Use or Excessive Use of content are null and void. Any verbal or written offers, unless signed, are hereby rescinded in full! Please contact the owner of this site to seek permission for any works that currently may be in violation of these Terms of Service.

Damages for Commercial Use or Excessive Use of this site’s Proprietary Data, Content, and / or Services outside these terms and conditions will be sought in the amount of minimum $10,000 U.S. per instance + the amount of revenue generated (if any) + damage to reputation and / or ability to do business in the industry + legal fees.

The owner of this site disclaims any and all liability that may result from your use of the site. Again, this site, the data, access to it, etc. etc. are provided without guarantee or warranty of accuracy or fitness for any purpose… use it at your risk!

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** USiNG RCSparks Studio COMMUNiTY / FORUM CLASSiFiEDS **

It is YOUR Responsibility to know these Terms of Service, and User Agreement when using the website domain RCSparks.com, and all affiliated Domain Extensions starting with RCSparks.com.

1. Terms

By accessing this web site, you are agreeing to be bound by these web site Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law.

2. Disclaimer

The materials on the RCSparks Studio’s web site are provided “as is”, and without warranty of any kind. The RCSparks Studio makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, the RCSparks Studio does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

Do NOT use copywritten material, photos, videos, or content that does not belong to you. This is strictly prohibited – and is ground for immediate user IP Ban, and account removal from the RCSparks.com Domain and all affiliating domain services

You MUST contain written permission from copyright holders to use pictures, videos, written word, and otherwise, or your account will be subject to immediate removal from the RCSparks.com Domain and all affiliating domain services

For Sellers: YOU MUST represent your products for sale in an honest, and non-misrepresenting way. False advertising, or mis-leading Auctions/Classified Advertisments (intentional, or not) will be removed from the database with the potential of the Seller being Bannered/Blacklisted from the entire domain of RCSparks.com, and affiliate domain services

For Sellers: Do not use “Curse Words” or otherwise commonly refered to as “Bad Language” to represent your product.
Price is required for all For Sale ads – If you are selling something, the buyer needs to know the asking price. If you are firm on your price or are taking offers, please mention this in the ad. If you are not sure of an asking price, please post in the forums requesting help from the community or do your own research.

Sell here, post all information here. Ads with links to other sites like eBay, Craigslist or other RC sites for text and pictures are not allowed.
Sellers must be Minimum of 18 years of age, or have a concenting adult posting the advertisment. Anyone found posting for sale items below the age of 18 years old may be removed from the Classifieds & Auction House, and all ads deemed in violation of the Terms & conditions of this website and removed.

** For private sellers and dealers/businesses – Commercial sellers are welcome to offer RC Products and used/new parts for sale in the Classifieds/Auction Section. Please make sure to identify yourself as a commercial seller.

** Use at your own risk – RCSparks and its owners/moderators/administrative team and affiliate partners are not liable for any loss that may occur with any transaction in the www.RCSparks.com/forum/classifieds/ or the Root domain of RCSparks.com.

We will monitor the section and try to remove any questionable items or sellers but can not guarantee any goods or services offered in the RCSparks Studio Classifieds (www.RCSparks.com/forum/classifieds/).

** Be ready to sell when you post a For Sale ad: No “feeler”, “testing the waters” or “I am thinking of selling..” advertisements, please.

These items will be removed, and False advertising, or mis-leading Auctions/Classified Advertisments (intentional, or not) will be removed from the database with the potential of the Seller being Bannered/Blacklisted from the entire domain of RCSparks.com, and affiliate domain services

Do NOT SELL these items:
ANY fraudulent, counterfeit or stolen items
ANY copyrighted materials without appropriate licenses (like software)

3. Limitations

In no event shall RCSparks Studio or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on the RCSparks Strudio’s Internet site, even if the RCSparks Studio or an RCSparks Studio authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

4. Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on the RCSparks Studio web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. RCSparks Studio does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. RCSparks Studio may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. the RCSparks Studio does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

5. Links

The RCSparks Studio has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Internet web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by the RCSparks Studio of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user’s own risk.

6. Site Terms of Use Modifications

The RCSparks Studio may revise these terms of use for its web site at any time without notice. By using this web site you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms and Conditions of Use.

7. Governing Law

Any claim relating to the RCSparks Studio web site shall be governed by the laws of Alberta, Canada.

We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.

Additional Website & Domain-Wide Terms Of Service Agreement:

** The data on this site and access to it are provided without guarantee or warranty. Your access to the data and / or site may be limited at any time for any reason.

** Refunds are NOT issued for Website Downtime, under any circumstances.

The owner of this site disclaims any and all liability that may result from your use of the site. Again, this site, the data, access to it, etc. etc. are provided without guarantee or warranty of accuracy or fitness for any purpose… use it at your risk!

These terms may be modified at any time without notice and are effective immediately!

RCSparks Studio Website Administration