Acceptance of terms
Your access to and use of www.focusowners.com | www.focusowners-social.com ("the website") is subject to these terms and conditions.
You may not use the website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms and conditions. By using the website you are fully accepting the terms, conditions and disclaimers contained in this notice, and in the FAQ pages.
If you do not accept these terms and conditions you must immediately stop using the website.
The contents of the website do not constitute advice and should not be relied upon in making or refraining from making, any decision.
Changes to website
focusowners.com reserves the right to: change or remove (temporarily or permanently) the website or any part of it without notice and you confirm that focusowners.com shall not be liable to you for any such change or removal; and change these terms and conditions at any time, and your continued use of the website following any changes shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change.
Use of Collected Information
Domain name information that we collect is not used to personally identify you and instead is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed, etc. We use this information to measure the use of our site and to improve the content of our site.When other information is collected from you, such as your name and e-mail address, this may be used to provide elements for the Social Networking site to make yourself known on the site to other Club Members. The information is provided by you on the understanding that anyone may view it.
We do not share, sell, or lease personal information about you to any third parties for their marketing use. We will release information about you if you direct us to do so, if we are required by law to do so, or in other legally limited circumstances (for example, to protect your account from fraud).
Non Commercial Use by Members
The Website is for the personal use of Club Members only and may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by focusowners.com. Illegal and/or unauthorized use of the Website, including collecting usernames and/or email addresses of Members by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email or unauthorized framing of or linking to the Website will be investigated. Commercial advertisements, affiliate links, and other forms of solicitation may be removed from member profiles without notice and may result in termination of membership privileges. If your account privileges are suspended or removed, you may not create multiple accounts to rejoin the site; any attempts that are noted to do so, will be met with an immediate further suspension.
Our forum is powered by phpBB (hereinafter "they", "them", "their", "phpBB software", "www.phpbb.com", "phpBB Group", "phpBB Teams") which is a bulletin board solution released under the "General Public License" (hereinafter "GPL") and can be downloaded from www.phpbb.com.
The phpBB software only facilitates internet based discussions, the phpBB Group are not responsible for what we allow and/or disallow as permissible content and/or conduct. For further information about phpBB, please see: http://www.phpbb.com/.
You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening, sexually-orientated or any other material that may violate any laws be it of your country, the country where we are hosted or International Law. Doing so may lead to you being immediately and permanently banned, with notification of your Internet Service Provider if deemed required by us. The IP address of all posts are recorded to aid in enforcing these conditions.
You agree that focusowners.com has the right to remove, edit, move or close any topic at any time should we see fit. As a user you agree to any information you have entered to being stored in a database. While this information will not be disclosed to any third party without your consent, neither focusowners.com nor phpBB shall be held responsible for any hacking attempt that may lead to the data being compromised.
Links to third party websites
The website may include links to third party websites that are controlled and maintained by others. Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such websites and you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites.
All copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights in the website and its content (including without limitation the website design, text, graphics and all software and source codes connected with the website) are owned by or licensed to focusowners.com or otherwise used by focusowners.com as permitted by law.
In accessing the website you agree that you will access the content solely for your personal, non-commercial use. None of the content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, transmitted, stored, sold or distributed without the prior written consent of the copyright holder. This excludes the downloading, copying and/or printing of pages of the website for personal, non-commercial use only.
Disclaimers and limitation of liability
The website is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
To the extent permitted by law, focusowners.com will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the website.focusowners.com makes no warranty that the functionality of the website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that the website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.
Nothing in these terms and conditions shall be construed so as to exclude or limit the liability of focusowners.com for death or personal injury as a result of the negligence of focusowners.com or that of its employees or agents.
You agree to indemnify and hold focusowners.com and its employees and agents harmless from and against all liabilities, legal fees, damages, losses, costs and other expenses in relation to any claims or actions brought against focusowners.com arising out of any breach by you of these terms and conditions or other liabilities arising out of your use of this website.
If any of these terms and conditions should be determined to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction then such term or condition shall be severed and the remaining terms and conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.