Terms of Service

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By accessing the BT website, you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by the provisions of these Terms of Use. If you do not accept the Terms of Use stated here, do not access the site. BT may revise these Terms of Use at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page periodically to review the Terms of Use because they are binding on you. The terms "you" and "User" as used herein refer to all individuals and/or entities accessing this website for any reason.

1. Eligibility

By accessing the BT website, you represent and warrant that you are 14 years of age or older, and that you have the right, authority and capacity to agree to and abide by these Terms of Use. You also represent and warrant that you will use the website in a manner consistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations.

2. BT Restrictions

You may not use the BT website to submit, transmit, distribute, store or destroy material, including, without limitation, this website's content (a) in violation of any applicable law or regulation; (b) in a manner that will infringe the copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of others, or that will violate the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others, reveal confidential information or otherwise violate third-party proprietary rights without permission; or (c) in a manner that is profane, defamatory, violent, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful, or that is potentially libelous or inflammatory. You also are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the BT site, including, without limitation, the following activities: (a) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network, or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (b) attempting to interfere with communication to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, by submitting a virus to this or any BT site, overloading, "flooding," "spamming," "mailbombing" or "crashing"; or (c) solicitation or advertisement. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. BT will investigate possible violations, and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations.

3. Use of Submissions

Submissions may be used by BT for any purpose in any form without the permission of the submitter and without any consideration apart from participation in accordance with these Terms of Use. By providing submissions to BT, you are: (a) giving BT the nonexclusive right to use your name, voice, appearance and likeness, as well as any additional information you have provided about yourself in any material prepared by or for BT in any form or media, now known or hereafter devised, in all languages throughout the world; (b) giving BT a worldwide, nonexclusive, royalty-free, sublicensable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of and display your submission in connection with the BT website and the BT activities, including, without limitation, for promoting and redistributing part or all of BT website (and derivative works thereof) in any form or media, now known or hereafter devised, in all languages throughout the world; (c) agreeing and representing that, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from the rightful owner, you have not submitted material that (i) is copyrighted or protected by trademark or trade secret or other intellectual property rights of others; (ii) violates the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others; or (iii) reveals confidential information or otherwise violates the third-party proprietary rights of others; (d) agreeing and representing that you have not submitted material that is profane, defamatory, violent, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful, or that is potentially libelous or inflammatory; (e) affirming, representing and/or warranting that you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents and permissions to use and authorize the BT to use all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to any and all submissions to enable inclusion and use of the submissions in the manner contemplated by these Terms of Use. BT reserves the right to not post submissions and to remove submissions without prior notice, at the sole discretion of BT.

4. Disclaimer of Warranty

BT does not warrant that the BT website will operate error-free or that the servers are free of computer viruses or other harmful mechanisms. If your use of the website results in the need for servicing or replacing equipment or data, BT is not responsible for those costs. In no event shall BT be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, incidental and consequential damages, lost profits or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from the use or inability to use the site, whether based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory, and whether or not BT is advised of the possibility of such damages. BT, to the fullest extent permitted by law, disclaims all warranties, whether express or implied, in connection with the website and your use thereof. BT makes no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of this site's content or the content of any sites linked to this site, and assumes no liability or responsibility for any direct or indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages whatsoever resulting from (a) any errors, mistakes or inaccuracies of content; (b) personal injury or property damage of any nature whatsoever resulting from your access to or use of BT websites; (c) any unauthorized access to or use of BT secure servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein; (d) any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from BT websites; (e) any bugs, viruses, Trojan horses or the like, which may be transmitted to or through BT websites by any third party; and/or (f) 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, e-mailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via BT websites. BT shall not be liable for user submissions or the defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any third party, and the risk of harm or damage from the foregoing rests entirely with you.

5. Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless BT, its officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorneys' fees) arising from: (a) your use of the BT website for the purpose of accessing content and from making submissions to the BT websites; (b) your violation of any term of these Terms of Use; (c) your violation of any third-party right, including, without limitation, any copyright, property or privacy right; or (d) any claim that one of your submissions caused damage to a third party. This defense and indemnification obligation will survive these Terms of Use and your use of the BT websites.