Terms of Service of Bearhugger.net's Wrestling Personals




Last updated on : 2013-08-26 - v1.14


Bearhugger.net is specifically created for the male community interested in wrestling. Others who have similar interests but are not men will find other sites/internet groups that more closely parallel their interests.

Harassment in any manner or form on the site, including via e-mail, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including the webmaster of this site or other licensed employee, host, contributor, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the site or use the site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization.

Users navigating this site ("You") understand that all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, tags, or other materials ("Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. This means that you, and not Bearhugger.net, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via the Services ("Services" defines all the sections offered on this site, including, but not limited to the Wrestling Personals, Tag-board, Guestbook, Bearhug in movies databases, etc.).

Bearhugger.net does not control the Content posted via the Services and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content. You understand that by using the Services, you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. Under no circumstances will Bearhugger.net be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the Services.

You agree to NOT use the Services to:

a) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;

b) harm minors in any way, or to promote wrestling of minor or underage individual;

c) impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a bearhugger.net official, forum leader, guide or host, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

d) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Service;

e) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);

f) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights ("Rights") of any party;

g) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation.

h) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;

i) disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, cause a screen to "scroll" faster than other users of the Services are able to type, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in real time exchanges;

j) interfere with or disrupt the Services or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service;

k) intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, including, but not limited to, regulations promulgated by U.S., international laws, laws in your county, region or locale and any regulations having the force of law;

l) provide material support or resources (or to conceal or disguise the nature, location, source, or ownership of material support or resources) to any organization(s) designated by the United States government as a foreign terrorist organization pursuant to section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act;

m) "stalk" or otherwise harass another; and/or

n) to insult, harass, annoy, negatively criticize, discriminate against other users.

o) collect or store personal data about other users in connection with the prohibited conduct and activities set forth in paragraphs a through n above.

p) to alter your personal information to grossfully misrepresent yourself, including but not limited to locale, age, weight and height

You acknowledge that Bearhugger.net may or may not pre-screen Content, but that Bearhugger.net and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to pre-screen, refuse, or remove any Content that is available via the Service. Without limiting the foregoing, Bearhugger.net and its designees shall have the right to remove any Content that violates the TOS or is otherwise objectionable. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. In this regard, you acknowledge that you may not rely on any Content created by Bearhugger.net or submitted to Bearhugger.net, including without limitation information in Bearhugger.net Services and in all other parts of the Service.

You acknowledge, consent and agree that Bearhugger.net may access, preserve and disclose your account information and Content if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the TOS; (c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third parties; (d) respond to your requests for customer service; or (e) protect the rights, property or personal safety of Bearhugger.net, its users and the public.

You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Service, including your Content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.

You understand that the Services and software embodied within the Services may include security components that permit digital materials to be protected, and that use of these materials is subject to usage rules set by Bearhugger.net and/or content providers who provide content to the Service. You may not attempt to override or circumvent any of the usage rules embedded into the Service. Any unauthorized reproduction, publication, further distribution or public exhibition of the materials provided on the Service, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited.

By accessing the site, you are certifying that you are not attempting to utilize this material or the material given/sold by the owner of this site for the prosecution or harassment of any individual or corporation, or for the purpose of entrapment.

You are certifying that you are accessing these materials for your own personal use and will not furnish, sell or otherwise expose these materials to an unsuitable audience (including children, adults or people that may be offended by bearhugs or by any other material distributed/shown on this site).

You certify that the viewing, reading and downloading the Bearhugger.net's images, media, pages, articles, documents, materials do not violate the community standards of your street, village, city, town, county, state, province, or country, and that you are not accessing this site from any country or locale where such material is specifically prohibited by law.

You agree to address other members in a polite and respectful manner. If a member is doing the opposite, you can report it to the webmaster.

You agree to create only (1) one wrestling profile. Multiple profile creations can lead to a permanent removal of all the affected profiles.

You certify that you are of legal age in your state, region or country.

Please note that all messages are deleted from the server approximatively 1 year after they are sent.

Note also that full inboxes are completely wiped out if they are not maintained after a while. Inboxes can contain up to 200 messages, but if you don't clean them up and keep the amount under the 200 threshold, they will be wiped out by the server.

The verification system for previously wrestled users can only be used to confirm real matches only. This do not include cyber matches. Abuse of the verification system to confirm cyber matches only can lead to account termination. Many wrestlers travel across the globe to look for genuine real matches and rely on this feature to determine the trust and reliability of other users on the site.

You will not hold the Bearhugger.net responsible for any loss, damages or any other problems you may encounter before, while and after using this site. By using or browsing this site, the user agrees to all the terms mentionned above, below and in all sections of this page.

Bearhugger.net reserves the right to change the Terms of Service at any time.