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Creating an Account
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We may provide links on the BIG Sites or through the Services to third-party websites. If you use these links, you will leave the BIG Sites and Services. We are not obligated to review any third-party websites that you link to from the BIG Sites or Services, we do not control any of the third-party websites, and we are not responsible for any of the third-party websites (or the products, services, or content available through any of them). Thus, unless specifically stated on the BIG Sites, we do not endorse or make any representations about such third-party websites, any information, software, products, services, or materials found there or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to from the BIG Sites or Services, you do so entirely at your own risk and you must follow the privacy policies and terms and conditions for those third-party websites.
As a user of the BIG Sites and Services, you may have the opportunity to post information, make comments, upload documents, submit feedback or otherwise contribute material to the BIG Sites or Services (“User Contributions”). You agree that you are solely responsible for all of your User Contributions and that any such User Contribution is considered both non-confidential and non-proprietary. You agree to and hereby grant to BIG an irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free, paid-up, unlimited, right and license, with the right to sublicense, throughout the world to make use of, including to reproduce, to prepare derivative works, to distribute copies, to publicly display or perform, the User Contributions in whatever form BIG desires without limitation. BIG may alter, remove or delete any User Contribution, or portion thereof, at any time at its sole discretion.
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We respect the intellectual property rights of others and encourage you to do the same. Accordingly, we have a policy of removing User Contributions that violate intellectual property rights of others, suspending access to the BIG Sites and Services to any user who uses the BIG Sites and/or Services in violation of someone’s intellectual property rights.
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To be sure the matter is handled immediately, your written notice must:
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Disputes between users
Your interactions with individuals and/or organizations found on or through your use of the BIG Sites and/or Services, including the performance of any services by such parties and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such transactions or dealings, are solely between you and such individual or organization. You should take reasonable precautions and make whatever investigation or inquiries you deem necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any online or offline transaction with any third party, including without limitation and individuals or entities that you may access through your use of the BIG Sites,
Services and/or Materials. You understand that we do not and cannot make representations as to the suitability of any individual you may decide to interact with as a result of your use of the BIG Sites, Services or Materials and/or the accuracy or suitability of any advice, information, or recommendations made by any individual.
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BIG is not responsible for the products, services, actions or failure to act of any third party referenced on the BIG Sites, Services or Materials. Without limiting the foregoing, you may report the misconduct of users and/or third party advertisers, service and/or product providers referenced on or included in the BIG Sites, Services or Materials. We may investigate the claim and take appropriate action, in our sole discretion.
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