Last Updated: [01/01/15]
1. GENERAL TERMS
Under no circumstances should any material on the Site be used or considered as an offer to sell or a solicitation of any offer to buy any securities or interest in any investment fund, nor should it be considered a recommendation of any investment descried herein or construed as investment advice. We provide investment advisory services only to our privately offered investment funds, and do not solicit or make our services available to the public or other advisory clients. Performance data provided for past or current portfolio companies is not a guarantee of future results, and it should not be assumed that results for portfolio investments will be achieved for other investments. Access to certain Site Content is limited to investors who meet specified criteria, and such Site Content may not be reproduced or redistributed in whole or in part, or disclosed to third parties in any manner without our prior written consent.
2. SITE RULES
You agree to these rules when using the Site: (a) you will not upload to, distribute through or otherwise publish through the Site any content that is libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, illegal or otherwise objectionable; (b) you will not post content that promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual, or that could be harmful to minors or that harasses or advocates harassment; (c) you will use this Site only in a manner consistent with all laws and regulations and in accordance with the terms; (d) you will not impersonate any person or entity, misrepresent any affiliation with another person, entity, or association, use false IP addresses or headers, or otherwise conceal your identity from Brass Ring for any purpose; (e) you will only submit content which you have the right to distribute and submit; (f) you will not violate or infringe on the rights of third parties including copyright, trademark, trade secret, privacy, or publicity rights in using the Site or submitting content; and (g) you will not distribute or otherwise publish any Site Content containing any solicitation of funds, advertising, or solicitation for goods or services.
3. THE SITE
The Site, including but not limited to all text, graphics, logos, icons, images, data, graphs, audio, videos, computer programs and other material contained on, or utilized in the provision of, the Site (the “Site Content”) is the property of Brass Ring or its licensors and is protected by copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, patents or other proprietary rights. Brass Ring grants you a limited, nonexclusive, non-transferable personal license to use the Site Content for informational purposes only. Except if authorized by Brass Ring in advance in writing, you may not use, copy, distribute or create derivative works from, disclose, display, transmit, or post or any portion of the Site Content for any purpose. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved to Brass Ring and/or its licensors.
To use certain features of the Site or participate in certain activities sponsored by Brass Ring, we might ask you to register as a user or participant. If so requested, each Site user must: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information (the "Registration Data") and (b) promptly update the Registration Data as necessary to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If Brass Ring suspects that any Registration Date is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, Brass Ring may suspend or terminate all use of the Site by that user. A user may receive passwords and account designations upon completing Site registration processes and is wholly responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of such passwords or designations. All use of such passwords or designations is your sole responsibility and you agree to inform Brass Ring if the passwords or designations assigned to you have been or are believed to have been compromised.
Brass Ring may terminate a user's ability to use the Site in Brass Ring’s absolute discretion and for any reason. Brass Ring is likely to terminate your use of the Site for reasons that include, but are not limited to: (1) violation of these Terms; (2) abuse of Site resources or attempt to gain unauthorized entry to the Site or to exceed permitted scope of authorized access to the Site; or (3) as required by law, regulation, court or governing agency order. Brass Ring's termination of any user's access to the Site may be effected without notice and, on such termination; Brass Ring may immediately bar any further access to the Site. Brass Ring shall not be liable to any user for any termination of that user's access to the Site.
The Site may provide links to other websites. Brass Ring exercises no control over such other websites and is not responsible or liable for the content, advertising, products or other materials on such websites or the privacy policies of such linked websites. Your access and use of such linked websites is solely at your own risk.
6. DISCLAIMER; LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
EACH USER'S USE OF THE SITE IS AT HIS OR HER SOLE RISK. THE SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. BRASS RING EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. BRASS RING SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES RESULTING FROM ANY USER'S USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE.BRASS RING DOES NOT WARRANT THE QUALITY, VALIDITY, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF SITE CONTENT OR THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED ON THE SITE OR THAT USE OF THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS OR INACCURACIES WILL BE CORRECTED. BRASS RING MAKES NO COMMITMENT TO UPDATE THE SITE OR TO MAKE ANY NOTIFICATION OF CHANGES. INFORMATION PUBLISHED BY BRASS RING OR PROVIDED IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE MAY REFER TO PRODUCTS, PROGRAMS OR SERVICES THAT ARE NOT AVAILABLE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
BRASS RING CAPITAL is a trademark of Brass Ring. All other marks, names, and logos on the Site are the property of their respective owners. Your use of such trademarks, names and logos without prior written consent is strictly prohibited.
If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible on this Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, you may notify us by providing us with the following information in writing: (1) the electronic or physical signature of the owner of the copyright or the person authorized to act on the owner's behalf; (2) identification of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; (3) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing and information reasonably sufficient to permit Brass Ring to locate the material, including the full URL. (4) your name, address, telephone number, and email address. (5) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; (6) a statement, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or are authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.
Our designated agent to receive notification of claimed infringement is:ATTN: Webmaster Brass Ring Capital, Inc. 301 Carlson Parkway, Suite 265 Minnetonka, MN 55305 firstname.lastname@example.org
10. GENERAL INFORMATION
The Terms constitute the entire agreement between each user and Brass Ring, superseding any prior agreements. These Terms shall be governed by the laws of the State of Wisconsin, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. Each party agrees to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located within Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, for the resolution of any disputes relating to the Site, the content on the Site, and the relationship between you and Brass Ring. If any provision of the Terms is found to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Terms remain in full force and effect. Nothing herein shall be deemed to create an agency, partnership or joint venture between Brass Ring and any user.