Our Terms of Service
By accessing, visiting, or otherwise using the Storm Sector website, network of sites, forums, social media accounts, apps, podcasts, pictures, text, videos, news articles (from now on referred to as the "Service"), you agree to the following:
Sensitive & Important Information Notice
Portions of our Service may contain content related to a range of topics, including medical, legal, tax, or financial topics. Our discussion forum users are free to discuss a variety of topics. However, we recommend that you speak to a qualified professional and not rely on the Service for individual advice on such issues. You alone bear the sole responsibility for evaluating the content obtained through this Service or another source. Do not make life or death decisions based upon the use of Content through our Service or associated networks.
Portions of the Storm Sector Service may include professionals demonstrating potentially dangerous or risky activities. Do not attempt to copy or imitate potentially dangerous activities. Such activities are done by professionals, under professional supervision, and should never be attempted by anyone else. For example, science laboratory demonstrations, deep scuba diving, storm chasing, medical techniques, etc. We encourage safety first and safety always.
THE CONTENT AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THIS SERVICE IS IN NO WAY INTENDED TO AND SHALL NOT BE CONSTRUED TO: (A) CONSTITUTE ANY PROFESSIONAL HEALTH, MEDICAL, LEGAL, OR FINANCIAL ADVICE; (B) ENDORSE, RECOMMEND, OR ADVISE REGARDING ANY FINANCIAL INSTRUMENT OR INVESTMENT STRATEGY; OR (C) DIAGNOSE, CURE, OR TREAT ANY MEDICAL, HEALTH OR OTHER CONDITION. ALWAYS SEEK THE ADVICE OF A QUALIFIED PROFESSIONAL. IN ADDITION, WE AND OUR AFFILIATES, NETWORK, LICENSORS, VENDORS, AND/OR SERVICE PROVIDERS DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY OR LOSS IN CONNECTION WITH THE CONTENT OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH THE SERVICE.
Your Use of the Service
You ensure that all hardware, software, devices, products/services you use to access, visit, or use the Service do not disturb or otherwise interfere with the Service or impede the
Service for others. We reserve the right to immediately terminate the Service and/or connection to any user, with or without notice.
By providing registration information to our Service, you ensure that such information is accurate and you are authorized to use it.
Unless otherwise specified, the Service is intended for your personal, non-commercial use only. You may not rebroadcast, modify, distribute, or otherwise transmit any Service content.
By using the Service, you acknowledge that we do not necessarily review the content of all Service sites or associated content. We are not responsible for the content that may appear on our site from third-party sources. In addition, you acknowledge that the content on the Service may not reflect the views, opinions, or thoughts of our company, associated, the author(s) employer, the network, advertisers, or associated parties. Linking to or any other site is done at your own sole risk.
Unless otherwise specified, the Service is intended for your personal, non-commercial use only. You are solely responsible for all usage of, or activities on, the Service by you and by those you authorize or allow to use, or provide access to, the Service, for example, by authorizing or allowing access to your account/profile or any computer, mobile or other device on which the Service resides or is accessible.
You acknowledge that we have not reviewed and do not necessarily endorse the Content of sites, applications, destinations or services linked to or accessible from this Service and are not responsible for the Content or actions of any other sites, applications, destinations or services. Your linking to or accessing any other site, application, destination or service is done at your sole risk.
You must comply with all local, state, federal, provincial, national, international, and foreign laws, rules, and regulations in accessing and using the Service, and will immediately notify us if you learn of or suspect a security breach or any illegal activity in connection with the Service. You represent and warrant that you are not located in an embargo area or in an area designated as a "terrorist supporting" country as described by the U.S. Government.
Content that is provided by us, our licensors, vendors and/or service providers, including without limitation photos, images, text, music, audio, videos, podcasts, trademarks, trade names, service marks and other brand identifiers, the organization, design, compilation, and "look and feel" of the Service, and all advertising thereon, is protected by local, state, federal, provincial, national, international, and foreign copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws, rules, and regulations, and is the property of us or our licensors, vendors and/or service providers.
Prohibited by Service
Absent explicit prior written content in specific situations, you may not, nor may you allow, enable, authorize, instruct, direct, encourage, assist, suggest, or promote that others, directly or indirectly, do any of the following for any reason: access or use someone else's information, impersonate or pretend to be someone else, stalk someone, imitate an official, falsely state, represent, or imply any affiliation, association, or connection with a person or entity, dox someone, present or display false credentials, license, or certification information, spam, repeatedly post, upload, post or submit junk, scams, chain letters, phishing, advertising, commercial offers, use macros, Trojans, distribute viruses, worms, bugs, exploits, bots, injected code, scripts, engage in abusive behavior, use sexist, racist, or bigoted language towards another, submit, upload or post nude or graphic images or video, pornographic images of underage persons, deceptive or otherwise violent content, engage in fraud, cyber-sex (sexting), personal attacks, or any other unlawful activity.
WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT TO DO ANY OF THE FOREMENTIONED PROHIBITED ACTS, OR TO OTHERWISE UNDERMINE OPERATION OF THE SERVICE, MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAW. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, WE RESERVE THE RIGHT, IN ADDITION TO OUR OTHER REMEDIES, TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ATTORNEY FEES) FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL OR ENTITY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT AS PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
No Endorsement Expressed
The comments or content that appear on the Service may not be endorsed by our staff, affiliates, the author(s) employer, associates, advertisers, or any other third-party. We do not necessarily endorse, support, sanction, verify, encourage, or agree with the comments, opinions, or statements posted, uploaded, transmitted, or otherwise distributed through our Service and linked content. The views and responsibility of are solely of those who post the content and do not necessarily represent our views or the views of our licensors, vendors, and/or service providers. You agree that we and our licensors, vendors, and/or service providers are not responsible, and shall have no liability to you, with respect to any content posted, uploaded, transmitted, sent or otherwise made available on the Service, including content that violates the Terms of Service.
WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONSEQUENCES (INTENDED OR UNINTENDED) OF CONTENT OR PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION YOU POST, UPLOAD, TRANSMIT, SEND OR OTHERWISE MAKE AVAILABLE ON THE SERVICE. YOU MAY NOT UPLOAD ANY CONTENT THAT YOU DO NOT OWN OR WERE AUTHORIZED TO POST/UPLOAD. BY UPLOADING/POSTING, YOU AGREE THAT YOU ARE DOING SO LAWFULLY AND WERE AUTHORIZED TO USE THE IMAGES, TEXT, OR VIDEOS YOU SUBMITTED. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO DELETE, EDIT, MOVE, OR MODIFY USER UPLOADED CONTENT. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO USE USER UPLOADED CONTENT FOR ANY AND ALL LAWFUL PURPOSES.
You may not use, distribute, repost, modify, transmit, or broadcast any copyright material without prior expressed permission. Unauthorized use of copyright images, text, and video content is prohibited by law. Service content may not be broadcasted without expressed written permission.
We may terminate the use of the Service for users that infringe on the copyrights of others. We may also choose to remove, modify, delete, erase, or disable access to any content deemed to be infringing.
If you have reason to believe that your content has been copied and/or is accessible in a way on the Service that constitutes copyright infringement, you may notify us by providing a document via first class mail or email that includes the following information (as required by the Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. sec. 512) to our copyright contact set forth below:
Such written notice must include:
1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
2. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or if multiple copyrighted works at the Service are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at the Service;
3. Identification of the copyrighted work that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate such copyrighted work;
4. Information reasonably sufficient to enable us to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted;
5. A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted work in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
WARNING: MISREPRESENTATIONS MADE IN A NOTICE CLAIMING THAT CONTENT OR ACTIVITY IS INFRINGING VIOLATES THE DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT AND MAY EXPOSE YOU TO LIABILITY FOR DAMAGES (INCLUDING COSTS AND ATTORNEYS' FEES). COURTS HAVE FOUND THAT YOU MUST CONSIDER COPYRIGHT DEFENSES, LIMITATIONS OR EXCEPTIONS BEFORE SENDING A NOTICE. ACCORDINGLY, IF YOU ARE NOT SURE WHETHER CONTENT RESIDING ON OUR SERVICE INFRINGES YOUR COPYRIGHT, WE SUGGEST THAT YOU FIRST CONTACT AN ATTORNEY. IN ADDITION, PLEASE DETERMINE WHETHER THE CONTENT YOU ARE SENDING A NOTICE ABOUT IS ACTUALLY RESIDING ON OUR SERVICE BEFORE SENDING THE NOTICE.
Storm Sector Copyright
83 Geneva Dr. #623731
Oviedo, Florida, 32765, USA
Products & Services
We may receive a commission, fee, and/or other compensation for certain purchases made on, through, or linked to our Service. Nothing on our Service constitutes a binding offer to sell, rent, auction, distribute, or give away merchandise, products/services, including without limitation of content. We reserve the right to decline orders, bids, or shipping to particular addresses. We reserve the right to limit the quantities of products and/or services. Any prices listed on the Service are in U.S. dollars and are considered valid in the U.S. only.
We describe our staff, employees, authors, contractors, agents, managers, admins, moderators, affiliates, and other people and entities associated with the Service as "indemnitees."
NEITHER WE NOR OUR INDEMNITEES MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, OR GUARANTEES WITH RESPECT TO ANY OF THE MERCHANDISE, PRODUCTS, AND/OR SERVICES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION CONTENT, FEATURED, MENTIONED, DESCRIBED, AUCTIONED, DISTRIBUTED, GIVEN AWAY, RENTED, SOLD, OR OTHERWISE AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE SERVICE. ALL TRANSACTIONS FOR MERCHANDISE, PRODUCTS, AND/OR SERVICES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION CONTENT, SHALL BE BETWEEN THE USER AND THE THIRD PARTY SELLER, DISTRIBUTOR, OR MANUFACTURER WITHOUT ANY INVOLVEMENT BY US OR OUR INDEMNITEES. THESE THIRD PARTIES MAY REQUIRE THAT YOU AGREE TO THEIR ADDITIONAL TERMS, CONDITIONS, CONTRACTS, AGREEMENTS, AND/OR RULES.
IF YOU BID ON, PURCHASE, ORDER, OBTAIN OR RESEARCH MERCHANDISE, PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION CONTENT, ON OR THROUGH THE SERVICE, NOTE THAT NEITHER WE NOR OUR INDEMNITEES HAVE ANY CONTROL OVER, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR, THE QUALITY, QUANTITY, SIZE, CHARACTER, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, SPECIFICATIONS, FEATURES, FUNCTIONALITY, SAFETY, OR LEGALITY OF SUCH MERCHANDISE, PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES, THE TRUTH OR ACCURACY OF THE LISTINGS, OR THE ABILITY OF THE SELLERS TO SELL, SHIP, OR OTHERWISE PROVIDE SUCH MERCHANDISE, PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES.
YOU AGREE THAT WE AND OUR INDEMNITEES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE, AND SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY TO YOU, WITH RESPECT TO MERCHANDISE, PRODUCTS, AND/OR SERVICES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION CONTENT, FEATURED, MENTIONED, DESCRIBED, AUCTIONED, DISTRIBUTED, GIVEN AWAY, SOLD, RENTED OR OTHERWISE AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE SERVICE, INCLUDING ILLEGAL, OFFENSIVE OR ILLICIT ITEMS, EVEN ITEMS THAT VIOLATE THE AGREEMENT.
By using the Service, you agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless us, our staff, affiliates, network, vendors, service providers, members, directors, officers, moderators, agents, employees, contractors, representatives, and successor from and against any and all claims, disputes, demands, proceedings, cause of action, judgments, damages, liabilities, losses, costs or expense of any kind and nature, known and unknown, disclosed and undisclosed, which may arise out of or are in any way associated with your access or use of the Service, your content, unauthorized use of content, breach or alleged breach of this agreement, or from any other of your acts or omissions associated with the Service.
Disclaimer of Warranty and Limitation of Liability
Certain features, access, functionality and/or content may be offered or hosted via a third-party and may require that you agree to their additional terms, rules, conditions, contracts, and agreements. Your compliance with such details is your sole responsibility and has no effect on your continued obligation to comply with the Service agreement. We and our associated staff, vendors, agents, employees, contractors, advertisers, authors, network, affiliates, managers, moderators (referred to as "indemnitees"), specifically disclaim any and all liability in connection with the acts or omissions of such third parties. You acknowledge that you're using said third-party service(s) at your own risk, as is, with all faults, as available, and we disclaim any and all warranties, guarantees, expressed and implied, whether oral, written, failures, errors, delays, inaccuracies, defects, viruses, worms, bugs, errors, will be transmitted in any way through the Service, and we and our indemnitees will not be liable in the event of any such occurrence.
WE AND OUR INDEMNITEES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR INCOMPLETE, INCORRECT, LOST, DELAYED, LATE, MISDIRECTED, GARBLED, DAMAGED, ILLEGIBLE, UNDELIVERABLE, OR INCOMPLETELY RECEIVED COMMUNICATIONS OR MESSAGING FROM OR TO US OR YOU FOR ANY REASON, INCLUDING BY REASON OF HARDWARE, SOFTWARE, BROWSER, NETWORK, COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM FAILURE, MALFUNCTION, DELAY, OR CONGESTION, OR ANY INCOMPATIBILITY AT OUR SERVERS OR ELSEWHERE, OR FOR ANY OTHER TECHNICAL PROBLEMS, ANY FORM OF ACTIVE OR PASSIVE FILTERING BY A USER'S COMPUTER, MOBILE OR OTHER DEVICE OR ACCESS PROVIDER, INSUFFICIENT SPACE ON USER'S COMPUTER, MOBILE OR OTHER DEVICE OR ACCOUNT/PROFILE, OR ANY OTHER CAUSE OR COMBINATION THEREOF.
WE AND OUR INDEMNITEES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTIES FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, USUAL, UNUSUAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ALLEGEDLY SUSTAINED ARISING OUT OF THE AGREEMENT, THE SERVICE, THE SALE, PURCHASE, RECEIPT, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY MERCHANDISE, PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION CONTENT, YOUR ABILITY OR INABILITY TO ACCESS, VISIT AND/OR USE THE SERVICE, INCLUDING DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER, OR OTHER DEVICE, OR VIRUSES, TOJANS, WORMS, INJECTORS, RATS, BUGS, OR DEVICES OR DEFECTS OF SIMILAR NATURE ALLEGED TO HAVE BEEN OBTAINED FROM THE SERVICE, YOUR ACCESS, VISITATION, AND/OR USE OF, OR RELIANCE ON, THE SERVICE OR ANY OF THE MERCHANDISE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND/OR CONTENT AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE SERVICE, REGARDLESS OF THE TYPE OF CLAIM OR THE NATURE OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT SHALL OUR LIABILITY TO YOU EXCEED THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF FEES PAID BY YOU DURING THE ONE MONTH PERIOD IN WHICH THE CLAIM AROSE. OUR LIABILITY AND WARRANTIES ARE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS, IF THAT BEING YOU, WAIVE CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE SECTION 1542.
Communication to You
Communication between us and you is typically through email means. For contractual purposes, by using the Service, registering with one or more of our integrated accounts, forums, or social media, you consent to receive communications from us in electronic form. Such communication may include transaction information, relationship communication, and account messages.
Disputes & Jurisdiction
The Service is based in the United States and is not specifically designed or intended for use in another country. We do not guarantee the accuracy of world language translation technology used with the Service. We make no representation, warranty, or guarantee that the Service is available, appropriate or legal in any particular geographic location. You agree to discontinue using the Service as a sole remedy to disputes related to or arising out of rules, restrictions, or other limitations.
You agree that in the event of any dispute with us that you will first contact us and make a good faith continued effort to resolve the despite before using more formal means. By using the Service, you agree that all disputes will be resolved individually, without resort to any class action, and you specifically waive your right to a trial by jury. You further agree that any cause of action must commence within one (1) year after the underlying issue first arose; otherwise, you waive any right to bring such cause of action and such cause of action is permanently barred.
You agree, regardless of where you access/use the Service, all issues concerning the construction, interpretation and enforceability of this agreement shall be governed and construed in accordance to the laws of the United States and the State of Florida, without regard to any principles of conflict of laws. Any disputes that result in court action will be resolved exclusively by a state or federal court located in Seminole County, Florida, and you specifically consent to the personal jurisdiction of such courts and waive any claim of forum non-conceniens. Should there be a conflict between the laws of Florida and and other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of Florida. To the extent permitted by law, all judgments or awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket damages (excluding attorney fees) and shall not include any indirect, punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of this agreement to be unenforceable, that portion or provision will be enforced to the maximum extend permissible so as to effect the intent of the parties, and the remainder of this agreement will continue to be valid and enforceable in full force and effect.
The official Storm Sector website URL is either https://stormsector.com or https://www.stormsector.com . All official social media accounts are listed on our official website.
We reserve the right to modify the Terms of Service at any time.