Privacy Policy

TERMS OF USE AND PRIVACY STATEMENT 

1.) Disclaimer 

Your access to and use of the Web Site and Service(s) provided by ROOT Sports and its affiliated companies (the “Company” or “ROOT Sports”), and any third-party material accessed therefrom, including any purchases of products and service(s) (the “Service(s)”) sold via the Web Site, is exclusively governed by these Terms of Use. BY ACCESSING OR USING OUR WEB SITE AND/OR SERVICE(S), YOU ACCEPT AND AGREED TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS OF USE AS THE COMPANY MAY MODIFY THEM FROM TIME TO TIME. The data contained in our Web Site and/or Service(s) is for entertainment, educational and informational purposes only and is not represented to be error free. The Company attempts to ensure that the data provided or otherwise displayed on our Web Site and/or Service(s) is accurate. However, the Web Site and/or Service(s) and its contents are provided on an “as is, as available” basis. Use of the Web Site and/or Service(s) and its contents is at the user’s sole risk. The Company does not warrant that any functions of the Web Site and/or Service(s) will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Web Site and/or Service(s) will be free from viruses or other harmful components. Any links to information not associated with the Company are provided as a courtesy and do not constitute an endorsement by the Company or its licensors as to any linked materials. If any provision of these Terms of Use or any application thereof is held to be invalid or unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severable and the remainder of the Terms of Use shall not be affected.

2.) Modifications 

The Company may at any time make modifications, changes and alterations to the data of our Web Site and Service(s), including the Terms of Use, without prior notice. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these Terms of Use. Your continued use of our Web Site and/or Service(s) following any modifications, changes or alterations shall constitute your acceptance of such modifications, changes or alterations.

3.) Intellectual Property Statement 

All content of our Web Site and Service(s) is the copyrighted material of the Company or the appropriate contributor, and is protected by United States and international copyright, trademark and other applicable laws. The Web Site and Service(s) include content, appearances and design, as well as trademarks, product names, graphics, logos, slogans, colors and designs that are the property of the Company or other third parties. Except as set forth in the relevant license agreements, nothing contained in our Web Site and/or Service(s) grants any license or other right to any the Company’s intellectual property or any third party’s intellectual property. The appropriate party reserves all right, title and interest to its intellectual property on or associated with the Web Site and/or Service(s). You may not copy (other than a copy for personal use, provided you do not remove any trademark, copyright or any other notice contained in the content), modify, distribute, alter, display, reproduce, transfer or republish any of the content of our Web Site and/or Service(s) without obtaining the written permission of the Company.

4.) Applicable Law 

This Web Site and Service(s) are subject to the State of Texas. As such, the laws of the State of Texas will govern these Terms of Use, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. The parties agree that a condition of using this Web Site and/or Service(s) is that any and all claims arising out of use of this Web Site and/or Service(s) will be tried in the State of Texas and Texas law will apply. The courts in Dallas County, Texas shall have exclusive jurisdiction and venue, and you consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such court over any claim, suit, or proceeding arising out of these Terms of Use and Privacy Statement.

5.) Communication 

As part of the Web Site and/or Service(s) you agree that you may receive a series of ongoing communications regarding the Web Site and/or Service(s). Upon receipt of any such communication, you will have the option to opt-out or unsubscribe.

6.) Disclaimer of Warranties 

YOU AGREE AND ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE AND/OR THE SERVICE(S) IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE COMPANY AND ITS AFFILIATES, THIRD PARTY LICENSORS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEB SITE AND/OR SERVICE(S) AND YOUR USE THEREOF. THE COMPANY MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES REGARDING THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE CONTENT ON THE WEB SITE AND/OR THE SERVICE(S) OR ON ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE AND/OR SERVICE(S), (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE COMPANY’S SECURE SERVERS OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE AND/OR SERVICE(S), (V) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, OR TROJAN HORSES, OR RELATED PROBLEMS THAT MAY BE ACQUIRED OR TRANSMITTED IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEB SITE AND/OR THE SERVICE(S), AND/OR (VI) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY USER CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, PROVIDED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE WEB SITE OR THE SERVICE(S). THE COMPANY DOES NOT REPRESENT, WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY ON THE WEB SITE, SERVICE(S), ANY LINKED WEBSITE, OR BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND THE COMPANY WILL NOT IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS.

7.) Limitation of Liability 

IN NO EVENT WILL THE COMPANY OR ITS AFFILIATES, REPRESENTATIVES, CONTRACTORS, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, WHETHER UNDER CONTRACT, TORT OR ANY OTHER THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH (I) ANY PARTY’S USE OF THE WEB SITE AND/OR SERVICE(S) OR A LINKED SITE, (II) ANY FAILURE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, DELAY, COMPUTER VIRUS, LINE SYSTEM FAILURE OR LOSS OF DATA, (III) ANY LOSS OF USE RELATED TO OUR WEB SITE AND/OR SERVICE(S) OR A LINKED SITE, (IV), ANY WEB SITE OPERATED BY ANY THIRD PARTY, (V) OR ANY CONTENT OF THIS WEB SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE, EVEN IF THE COMPANY IS AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD HARMLESS THE COMPANY AND THE COMPANY’S AFFILIATES, LICENSORS AND CONTRACTORS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS, FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL THIRD PARTY CLAIMS, DEMANDS, LIABILITIES, COSTS OR EXPENSES, INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEYS’ FEES, ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO ANY BREACH BY YOU OF ANY OF THESE TERMS OF USE OR APPLICABLE LAW, INCLUDING THOSE REGARDING INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY.

8.) Guidelines for Children

It is our policy to comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 and all other applicable laws. By accessing the Web Site and/or Service(s), you affirm that you are more than 18 years old, are an emancipated minor, or have the consent of your parents or legal guardian and, therefore, are fully capable and competent to abide by and enter into the agreements and obligations set forth in these Terms of Services. Otherwise, you further affirm that you are at least 13 years old as the Web Site and/or Service(s) are not intended for children under 13 years old. If you do not comply with this age restriction, please do not use the Web Site and/or Service(s).

9.) Termination of Web Site and/or Service(s)

ROOT Sports reserves the right to terminate the Web Site and/or Service(s) in their entirety at any time and for any reason.

10.) Privacy Statement

The Company strives to ensure the privacy and accuracy of your confidential information. If you are ever offered the opportunity to purchase products and Service(s) via the Web Site, you may be required to provide us with information that personally identifies you (“Personal Information”). Personal Information may include (i) contact data (such as your name, physical and email addresses, phone numbers and domain names), and (ii) financial data (such as your account or credit card number).

Aggregate information on Web Site usage is or may be recorded, and information volunteered by site users including all data submitted is collected and stored. This includes the use of specific services on the Web Site and/or Service(s) such as performing keyword searches, registering for events, or requesting additional information. We also collect and retain your email address and any other information you provide, when you communicate with us via email. We collect this information to provide online services, and to enhance our Web content and improve our quality of service.

Cookies are small files that may include a unique identifier, which is sent from our Web server to your web browser and is stored on your hard drive for record-keeping purposes. Cookies may be required to use certain services on the Site. We use cookies to provide services, to record current session information and identify user trends and patterns. You may choose to view, block or erase cookies within your web browser. However, this may limit your ability to use all services provided on our web sites. Although, some web sites may be able to track your usage after cookie deletion if you come back to the same site or a related site and provide personal information.

The confidential data you submit is encrypted using industry-standard SSL encryption. Furthermore, all of the customer data we collect is protected against unauthorized access and is never sold, traded or rented for commercial purposes to other organizations except to provide services, information, or products you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or in the following circumstances: (a) in the case of a sale of all of the assets of the Company, a merger involving the Company, a sale of assets involving the Company or a corporate reorganization involving the Company; and (b) when it is necessary to share information to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected threatening or fraudulent activities, and violations of Terms of Service, or as otherwise required by law.

In addition, whenever you voluntarily disclose Personal Information on-line, for example on message boards, through e-mail, or in chat areas, that information can be seen, collected and used by others.

Through the Web Site and/or Service(s) you may be introduced to a variety of third-party vendors and sites. The privacy policies of these third parties are not under our control. The use of any information that you may provide to any third party will be governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the site that you are visiting, which may differ from ours. As well, in some cases these third parties may share the information that they collect about you with the Company. Because we do not control the privacy policies of our business affiliates or any other sites to which we may provide hyperlinks, you may deem it advisable to review the privacy policy of the site you are visiting. If you cannot find that site’s privacy policy, or if you are uncertain about the entity to which you are providing your information, you should contact that site directly for more information.

The Web Site and/or Service(s) may include a variety of features, such as bulletin boards and chat rooms, which allow feedback to us and real-time interaction between site users. The Company does not control the posting of messages, information or files that others may provide through the Site. You understand that the Company has no obligation to monitor any bulletin boards, chat rooms, or other areas of the Web Site and/or Service(s) through which users can supply information or material. However, the Company reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request, or to refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in the Company’s sole discretion are objectionable or in violation of the Terms of Use.

Copyright 2016, ROOT Sports, except where otherwise noted. All rights reserved.