Terms of Service
By accessing or using our site and the services within BiteTimes.com, you hereby agree to be bound by all terms specific, referred and implied. If you do not expressly agree to all of the terms and conditions, then please do not access or use our sites or our services. This terms of service agreement is effective as of 15 June 2015.


ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
The following Terms of Service Agreement (TOS) is a legally binding agreement that shall govern the relationship with our users and others which may interact or interface with BiteTimes Limited, also known as Bite Times, located at Kansas USA and Auckland New Zealand, and www.bitetimes.com (the Site) and its Services.


DESCRIPTION OF WEBSITE SERVICES OFFERED
The Site provides global bite times and tide information (Services).

Once an individual registers for Bitetimes Services, through the process of creating an account, the User shall then be considered a Member, however for the purposes of this TOS, any and all visitors to the Site shall be deemed Users of the Services.

The User acknowledges and agrees that the Services provided and made available through our website and applications, and any other electronic or printed platforms including downloadable programs, are the sole property of BiteTimes Limited. At its discretion, BiteTimes Limited may offer additional website Services and/or products, or update, modify or revise any current content and Services, and this Agreement shall apply to any additional Services and/or products.

BiteTimes Limited reserves the right to cancel and cease offering any Services and/or products as it sees fit. As User, you acknowledge, accept and agree that BiteTimes Limited shall not be held liable for any such updates, modifications, revisions, suspensions or discontinuance of any of our Services and/or products. Your continued use of the Services provided, after such posting of any updates, changes, and/or modifications shall constitute your acceptance of such updates, changes and/or modifications, and as such, frequent review of this Agreement and any and all applicable terms and policies should be made by you to ensure you are aware of all terms and policies currently in effect. Should you not agree to the updated, modified, revised or modified terms, you must stop using the Services provided by BiteTimes Limited.

The User acknowledges and agrees that the Services offered are provided as is and as such BiteTimes Limited shall not assume any responsibility or obligation for the timeliness, missed delivery, deletion and/or any failure to store user content, communication or personalization settings.


REGISTRATION
To register and become a Member of the Site, you must be 18 years of age to enter into and form a legally binding contract. In addition, you must be in good standing and not an individual that has been previously barred from receiving Bite Times's Services under the laws and statutes of the United States or other applicable jurisdiction.

Furthermore, the registering party hereby acknowledges, understands and agrees to:

a) Furnish factual, correct, current and complete information with regards to yourself as may be requested by the data registration process, and
b) Maintain and promptly update your registration and profile information in an effort to maintain accuracy and completeness at all times.

If anyone knowingly provides any information of a false, untrue, inaccurate or incomplete nature, BiteTimes Limited will have sufficient grounds and rights to suspend or terminate the member and as such refuse any and all current or future use of BiteTimes Limited Services, or any portion thereof.


PRIVACY POLICY
Every member's registration data and various other personal information are strictly protected by the BiteTimes Limited Online Privacy Policy (see the full Privacy Policy at www.bitetimes.com/privacypolicy.html). As a User, you herein consent to the collection and use of the information provided, including the transfer of information within the United States and/or other countries for storage, processing or use by BiteTimes Limited and/or our subsidiaries and affiliates.


MEMBER ACCOUNT, USERNAME, PASSWORD AND SECURITY
After completion of the registration data and creation of your username, passwords are individually salted and hashed before storing them securely . You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and for all activities that transpire on or within your account. It shall be your responsibility to notify BiteTimes Limited immediately if you notice any unauthorized access or use of your account or password or any other breach of security. BiteTimes Limited shall not be held liable for any loss and/or damage arising from any failure to comply with this term and/or condition of the TOS.


CONDUCT
As a User of the Site, you herein acknowledge, understand and agree that all information, text, software, data, photographs, music, video, messages, tags or any other content, whether it is publicly or privately posted and/or transmitted, is the expressed sole responsibility of the individual from whom the content originated. In short, this means that you are solely responsible for any and all content posted, uploaded, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available by way of Bite Times Services, and as such, we do not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such content. It is expressly understood that by use of our Services, you may be exposed to content including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content posted, and/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 by Bite Times.

Furthermore, you herein agree not to make use of BiteTimes Limited’s Services for the purpose of:

a) uploading, posting, emailing, transmitting, or otherwise making available any content that shall be deemed unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libellous, or invasive of another's privacy or which is hateful, and/or racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable;

b) causing harm to minors in any manner whatsoever;

c) impersonating any individual or entity;

d) forging captions, headings or titles or otherwise offering any content that you personally have no right to pursuant to any law nor having any contractual or fiduciary relationship with;

e) uploading, posting, emailing, transmitting or otherwise offering any such content that may infringe upon any patent, copyright, trademark, or any other proprietary or intellectual rights of any other party;

or, that you do not personally have any right to offer pursuant to any law or in accordance with any contractual or fiduciary relationship;

or, offering any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional flyers, "junk mail," "spam," or any other form of solicitation, except in any such areas that may have been designated for such purpose;

or, offering any source that may contain a software virus or other computer code, any files and/or programs which have been designed to interfere, destroy and/or limit the operation of any computer software, hardware, or telecommunication equipment;

f) disrupting the normal flow of communication, or otherwise acting in any manner that would negatively affect other users' ability to participate in any real time interactions;

g) interfering with or disrupting any BiteTimes Limited Services, servers and/or networks that may be connected or related to our website, including, but not limited to, the use of any device software and/or routine to bypass the robot exclusion headers;

h) intentionally or unintentionally violating any local, state, federal, national or international law, including, but not limited to, rules, guidelines, and/or regulations decreed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, in addition to any rules of any nation or other securities exchange, that would include without limitation, the New York Stock Exchange, the American Stock Exchange, or the NASDAQ, and any regulations having the force of law;

i) providing informational support or resources, concealing and/or disguising the character, location, and or source to any organization delegated by the United States government as a "foreign terrorist organization" in accordance to Section 219 of the Immigration Nationality Act;

j) "stalking" or with the intent to otherwise harass another individual; and/or

k) collecting or storing of any personal data relating to any other member or user in connection with the prohibited conduct and/or activities which have been set forth in the aforementioned paragraphs.

BiteTimes Limited herein reserves the right to pre-screen, refuse and/or delete any content currently available through our Services. In addition, we reserve the right to remove and/or delete any such content that would violate the TOS or which would otherwise be considered offensive to other visitors, users and/or members.

BiteTimes Limited herein reserves the right to access, preserve and/or disclose member account information and/or content if it is requested to do so by law or in good faith belief that any such action is deemed reasonably necessary for:

a) compliance with any legal process;

b) enforcement of the TOS;

c) responding to any claim that therein contained content is in violation of the rights of any third party;

d) responding to requests for customer service; or

e) protecting the rights, property or the personal safety of BiteTimes Limited , its visitors, users and members, including the general public.

BiteTimes Limited herein reserves the right to include the use of security components that may permit digital information or material to be protected, and that such use of information and/or material is subject to usage guidelines and regulations established by BiteTimes Limited or any other content providers supplying content services to BiteTimes Limited . You are hereby prohibited from making any attempt to override or circumvent any of the embedded usage rules in our Services. Furthermore, unauthorized reproduction, publication, distribution, or exhibition of any information or materials supplied by our Services, despite whether done so in whole or in part, is expressly prohibited.


CAUTIONS FOR GLOBAL USE AND EXPORT AND IMPORT COMPLIANCE
Uploading, posting and/or transferring of software, technology and other technical data may be subject to the export and import laws of the United States and New Zealand. Through the use of our network, you thus agree to comply with all applicable export and import laws, statutes and regulations, including, but not limited to, the Export Administration Regulations (http://www.access.gpo.gov/bis/ear/ear_data.html), as well as the sanctions control program of the United States (http://www.treasury.gov/resource-center/sanctions/Programs/Pages/Programs.aspx). Furthermore, you state and pledge that you:

a) are not on the list of prohibited individuals which may be identified on any government export exclusion report (http://www.bis.doc.gov/complianceandenforcement/liststocheck.htm) nor a member of any other government which may be part of an export-prohibited country identified in applicable export and import laws and regulations;

b) agree not to transfer any software, technology or any other technical data through the use of our network Services to any export-prohibited country;

c) agree not to use our website network Services for any military, nuclear, missile, chemical or biological weaponry end uses that would be a violation of the U.S. export laws; and

d) agree not to post, transfer nor upload any software, technology or any other technical data which would be in violation of the U.S. or other applicable export and/or import laws.


CONTENT PLACED OR MADE AVAILABLE FOR COMPANY SERVICES
BiteTimes Limited shall not lay claim to ownership of any content submitted by any visitor , member or user, or make such content available for inclusion on our website Services. Therefore, you hereby grant and allow for BiteTimes Limited the below listed worldwide, royalty-free and non-exclusive licenses, as applicable:

a) Any content submitted or made available for inclusion on the publicly accessible areas of BiteTimes Limited’s sites, the license provided to permit to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publicly perform and/or publicly display said Content on our network Services is for the sole purpose of providing and promoting the specific area to which this content was placed and/or made available for viewing. This license shall continue in perpetuity.

b) Photos, audio, video and/or graphics submitted or made available for inclusion on the publicly accessible areas of BiteTimes Limited's sites, the license provided to permit to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publicly perform and/or publicly display said Content on our network Services are for the sole purpose of providing and promoting the specific area in which this content was placed and/or made available for viewing. This license shall be available so long as you are a member of BiteTimes Limited's sites and shall terminate at such time when you elect to discontinue your membership.

c) For any other content submitted or made available for inclusion on the publicly accessible areas of BiteTimes Limited’s sites, the continuous, binding and completely sub-licensable license which is meant to permit to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform and/or publicly display said content, whether in whole or in part, and the incorporation of any such Content into other works in any arrangement or medium current used or later developed.

Those areas which may be deemed "publicly accessible" areas of BiteTimes Limited’s sites are those such areas of our network properties which are meant to be available to the general public, and include any message boards and groups that are openly available to Users.


CONTRIBUTIONS TO COMPANY WEBSITE
BiteTimes Limited may provide an area for Users to contribute feedback to our Site. When you submit ideas, documents, suggestions and/or proposals ("Contributions") to our Site, you acknowledge and agree that:

a) your Contributions do not contain any type of confidential or proprietary information;

b) Bite Times shall not be liable or under any obligation to ensure or maintain confidentiality, expressed or implied, related to any Contributions;

c) Bite Times shall be entitled to make use of and/or disclose any such Contributions in any such manner as they may see fit;

d) the contributor's Contributions shall automatically become the sole property of Bite Times; and e) Bite Times is under no obligation to either compensate or provide any form of reimbursement in any manner or nature.


INDEMNITY
All users and/or members herein agree to insure and hold BiteTimes Limited , our subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, employees, officers, partners and/or licensors blameless or not liable for any claim or demand, which may include, but is not limited to, reasonable attorney fees made by any third party, which may arise from any content a User of the site may submit, post, modify, transmit or otherwise make available through our Services, the use of Bite Times Services or your connection with these Services, your violations of the Terms of Service and/or your violation of any such rights of another person.


COMMERCIAL REUSE OF SERVICES
The User herein agrees not to replicate, duplicate, copy, trade, sell, resell nor exploit for any commercial reason any part, use of, or access to Bite Times's sites.


TERMINATION
As a User you may cancel or terminate your account, associated email address and/or access to our Services by submitting a cancellation or termination request to contactus@bitetimes.com.

As a User, you agree that BiteTimes Limited may, without any prior written notice, immediately suspend, terminate, discontinue and/or limit your account, any email associated with your account, and access to any of our Services. The cause for such termination, discontinuance, suspension and/or limitation of access shall include, but is not limited to:

a) any breach or violation of our TOS or any other incorporated agreement, regulation and/or guideline;
b) by way of requests from law enforcement or any other governmental agencies;
c) the discontinuance, alteration and/or material modification to our Services, or any part thereof;
d) unexpected technical or security issues and/or problems;
e) any extended periods of inactivity;
f) any engagement by you in any fraudulent or illegal activities; and/or
g) the nonpayment of any associated fees that may be owed by you in connection with your http://www.bitetimes.com account Services.

Furthermore, you herein agree that any and all terminations, suspensions, discontinuances, and or limitations of access for cause shall be made at our sole discretion and that we shall not be liable to you or any other third party with regards to the termination of your account, associated email address and/or access to any of our Services.

The termination of your account with http://www.bitetimes.com may include any and/or all of the following:

a) the removal of any access to all or part of the Services offered within the Site
b) the deletion of your password and any and all related information, files, and any such content that may be associated with or inside your account, or any part thereof; and
c) the barring of any further use of all or part of our Services.


ADVERTISERS
Any correspondence or business dealings with, or the participation in any promotions of, advertisers located on or through our Services, which may include the payment and/or delivery of such related goods and/or Services, and any such other term, condition, warranty and/or representation associated with such dealings, are and shall be solely between you and any such advertiser. Moreover, you herein agree that BiteTimes Limited shall not be held responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any nature or manner incurred as a direct result of any such dealings or as a result of the presence of such advertisers on our website.


LINKS
Either BiteTimes Limited or any third parties may provide links to other websites and/or resources. Thus, you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of any such external sites or resources, and as such, we do not endorse nor are we responsible or liable for any content, products, advertising or any other materials, on or available from such third party sites or resources. Furthermore, you acknowledge and agree that BiteTimes Limited shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any such damage or loss which may be a result of, caused or allegedly to be caused by or in connection with the use of or the reliance on any such content, goods or Services made available on or through any such site or resource.


PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
You do hereby acknowledge and agree that BiteTimes Limited’s Services and any essential software that may be used in connection with our Services shall contain proprietary and confidential material that is protected by applicable intellectual property rights and other laws. Furthermore, you herein acknowledge and agree that any Content which may be contained in any advertisements or information presented by and through our Services or by advertisers is protected by copyrights, trademarks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. Therefore, except for that which is expressly permitted by applicable law or as authorized by BiteTimes Limited or such applicable licensor, you agree not to alter, modify, lease, rent, loan, sell, distribute, transmit, broadcast, publicly perform and/or created any plagiaristic works which are based on BiteTimes Limited Services (e.g. Content or Software), in whole or part.

BiteTimes Limited herein has granted you personal, non-transferable and non-exclusive rights and/or license to make use of the object code or our Software on a single computer, as long as you do not, and shall not, allow any third party to duplicate, alter, modify, create or plagiarize work from, reverse engineer, reverse assemble or otherwise make an attempt to locate or discern any source code, sell, assign, sublicense, grant a security interest in and/or otherwise transfer any such right in the Software. Furthermore, you do herein agree not to alter or change the Software in any manner, nature or form, and as such, not to use any modified versions of the Software, including and without limitation, for the purpose of obtaining unauthorized access to our Services. Lastly, you also agree not to access or attempt to access our Services through any means other than through the interface which is provided by BiteTimes Limited for use in accessing our Services.


WARRANTY DISCLAIMERS
You herein expressly acknowledge and agree that:
A) the use of BiteTimes Limited services and software are at the sole risk by you. Our services and software shall be provided on an "as is" and/or "as available" basis. BiteTimes Limited and our subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, employees, agents, partners and licensors expressly disclaim any and all warranties of any kind whether expressed or implied, including, but not limited to any implied warranties of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
B) BiteTimes Limited and our subsidiaries, officers, employees, agents, partners and licensors make no such warranties that
(i) BiteTimes Limited services or software will meet your requirements;
(ii) BiteTimes Limited services or software shall be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free;
(iii) that such results which may be obtained from the use of the BiteTimes Limited services or software will be accurate or reliable;
(iv) quality of any products, services, any information or other material which may be purchased or obtained by you through our services or software will meet your expectations; and
(v) that any such errors contained in the software shall be corrected.

C) any information or material downloaded or otherwise obtain by way of BiteTimes Limited services or software shall be accessed by your sole discretion and sole risk, and as such you shall be solely responsible for and hereby waive any and all claims and causes of action with respect to any damage to your computer and/or internet access, downloading and/or displaying, or for any loss of data that could result from the download of any such information or material.

D) no advice and/or information, despite whether written or oral, that may be obtained by you from BiteTimes Limited or by way of or from our services or software shall create any warranty not expressly stated in the TOS.


LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
You explicitly acknowledge, understand and agree that BiteTimes Limited and our subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, employees, agents, partners and licensors shall not be liable to you for any punitive, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including, but not limited to, damages which may be related to the loss of any profits, goodwill, use, data and/or other intangible losses, even though we may have been advised of such possibility that said damages may occur, and result from:

A) the use or inability to use our service;
B) the cost of procuring substitute goods and services;
C) unauthorized access to or the alteration of your transmissions and/or data;
D) statements or conduct of any such third party on our service;
E) and any other matter which may be related to our service.


EXCLUSION AND LIMITATIONS
There are some jurisdictions which do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation of exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. Therefore, some of the above limitations of sections warranty disclaimers and limitation of liability may not apply to you.


NOTICE
BiteTimes Limited may furnish you with notices, including those with regards to any changes to the TOS, including but not limited to email, regular mail, MMS or SMS, text messaging, postings on our website Services, or other reasonable means currently known or any which may be herein after developed. Any such notices may not be received if you violate any aspects of the TOS by accessing our Services in an unauthorized manner. Your acceptance of this TOS constitutes your agreement that you are deemed to have received any and all notices that would have been delivered had you accessed our Services in an authorized manner.


TRADEMARK INFORMATION
You herein acknowledge, understand and agree that all of the BiteTimes Limited trademarks, copyright, trade name, service marks, and other BiteTimes Limited logos and any brand features, and/or product and service names are trademarks and as such, are and shall remain the property of BiteTimes Limited . You herein agree not to display and/or use in any manner the BiteTimes Limited logo or marks.


COPYRIGHT OR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT CLAIMS NOTICE & PROCEDURES
BiteTimes Limited respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask that all of our users to the same. With regards to appropriate circumstances and at its sole discretion, BiteTimes Limited may disable and/or terminate the accounts of any user who repeatedly violates our TOS and/or infringes the rights of others. If you feel that your work has been duplicated in such a way that would constitute copyright infringement, or if you believe your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please contact us with full details of the alleged infringement at contactus@bitetimes.com


ENTIRE AGREEMENT
This TOS constitutes the entire agreement between you and BiteTimes Limited and shall govern the use of our Services, superseding any prior version of this TOS between you and us with respect to BiteTimes Limited Services. You may also be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use or purchase certain other BiteTimes Limited Services, affiliate Services, third-party content or third-party software.


CHOICE OF LAW AND FORUM
It is at the mutual agreement of both you and BiteTimes Limited with regard to the TOS that the relationship between the parties shall be governed by the laws of New Zealand without regard to its conflict of law provisions and that any and all claims, causes of action and/or disputes, arising out of or relating to the TOS, or the relationship between you and BiteTimes Limited , shall be filed within the courts having jurisdiction within the County of New Zealand. You and BiteTimes Limited agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts as previously mentioned, and agree to waive any and all objections to the exercise of jurisdiction over the parties by such courts and to venue in such courts.


WAIVER AND SEVERABILITY OF TERMS
At any time, should BiteTimes Limited fail to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the TOS, such failure shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of this TOS is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the TOS remain in full force and effect.


NO RIGHT OF SURVIVORSHIP NON-TRANSFERABILITY
You acknowledge, understand and agree that your account is non-transferable.


STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS
You acknowledge, understand and agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or action arising out of or related to the use of our Services or the TOS must be filed within 1 year after said claim or cause of action arose or shall be forever barred.


VIOLATIONS
Please report any and all violations of this TOS to BiteTimes Limited as follows:

contactus@bitetimes.com