The following Terms of Use outline your obligations when using the BoatingLocal website.

1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

The web pages available at newenglandboating.com, and all linked pages (“Site”), are owned and operated by Aucoot Media, Inc. (“boatinglocal”), a Massachusetts company, and is accessed by you under the Terms of Use described below (“Terms of Use”).

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE SERVICES. BY ACCESSING THIS SITE OR USING ANY PART OF THE SITE OR ANY CONTENT OR SERVICES (AS EACH IS DEFINED BELOW) ON THE SITE, YOU AGREE TO BECOME BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, THEN YOU MAY NOT ACCESS THE SITE OR USE THE CONTENT OR ANY SERVICES IN THE SITE. WE ACCEPTANCE IS EXPRESSLY CONDITIONED UPON YOUR ASSENT TO ALL OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, TO THE EXCLUSION OF ALL OTHER TERMS; IF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE CONSIDERED AN OFFER BY BOATINGLOCAL, ACCEPTANCE IS EXPRESSLY LIMITED TO THESE TERMS.

2. MODIFICATIONS OF TERMS OF USE

BoatingLocal reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace the Terms of Use at any time. If the alterations constitute a material change to the Terms of Use, BoatingLocal will notify you by posting an announcement on the Site. What constitutes a “material change” will be determined at BoatingLocal’s sole discretion, in good faith and using common sense and reasonable judgment. You shall be responsible for reviewing and becoming familiar with any such modifications. Use of the Services by you following such notification constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions of the Terms of Use as modified.

3. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE

Subject to full compliance with the Terms of Use, BoatingLocal may offer to provide certain services and content, as described more fully on the Site, (“Services”). Services shall include, but not be limited to, any service and content BoatingLocal performs for you, as well as the offering of any materials displayed, transmitted or performed on the Site or through the Services (including, but not limited to text, messages, information, data, graphics, photographs, images, illustrations, software, links, audio clips and video clips, also known as the “Content”). BoatingLocal may change, suspend or discontinue the Services including any Content for any reason, at any time, including the availability of any feature or content. BoatingLocal may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of the Services without notice or liability.

4. SERVICE AVAILABILITY

Services are available only to individuals who are at least 13 years old, whether acting on their own behalf or as an authorized employee or representative of a corporation or other business entity. If you do not so qualify, do not attempt to use the Services.

BoatingLocal may remove any Content and accounts at any time for any reason (including, but not limited to, upon receipt of claims or allegations from third parties or authorities relating to such Content), or for no reason at all. To report Terms of Use abuse, please email: support@BoatingLocal.com

5. INDEMNITY

You will indemnify and hold harmless BoatingLocal, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, customers, vendors, officers and employees from any liability, damage or cost (including reasonable attorneys. fees and cost) from (i) any claim or demand made by any third party due to or arising out of your access to the Site, use of the Services, violation of the Terms of Use by you, or the infringement by you, or any third party using your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.

6. WARRANTY DISCLAIMERS

You acknowledge that BoatingLocal has no control over, and no duty to take any action regarding: which users gain access to the Site or use the Services; what effects the Content may have on you; how you may interpret or use the Content; or what actions you may take as a result of having been exposed to the Content. You release BoatingLocal from all liability for you having acquired or not acquired Content through the Site or the Services. The Site or Services may contain, or direct you to sites containing, information that some people may find offensive or inappropriate. BoatingLocal makes no representations concerning any content contained in or accessed through the Site or Services, and BoatingLocal will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained in or accessed through the Site or the Services. THE SERVICE, CONTENT, AND SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY LASTS, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

8. NAVIGATION DISCLAIMERS

The chart sections, satellite images and textual (written) navigational information contained on BoatingLocal.com are intended for illustration purposes and are subject to change. Mariners should refer to the most recently updated NOAA charts for navigation.

While Aucoot Media and the editors of BoatingLocal attempt to update the information on this site and maintain its accuracy, some information may be incorrect or out of date. Information pertaining to navigational aids and waypoints, water depths, clearances, landmarks, marinas, anchorages, restaurants, hotels and other establishments are subject to change, and neither Aucoot Media nor BoatinLocal accept liability for its inaccuracy. Neither Auccot Media nor any of its owners, employees or freelance content providers shall in any way be held responsible for any consequential incidental or exemplary loss or damage resulting from the use or misuse of any material found on this website for navigation or any other purpose. If you encounter incorrect or outdated information on this site, please alert the editors via email at tom@newenglandboating.com.

9. LINKS

The Services may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other World Wide Web sites or resources. Because BoatingLocal has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that BoatingLocal is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any Content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that BoatingLocal shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such Content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

10. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

IN NO EVENT SHALL BOATINGLOCAL OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE UNDER CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER LEGAL THEORY (I) WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE, THE SERVICE OR ANY CONTENT FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER, SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES (HOWEVER ARISING), OR (II) FOR ANY DIRECT DAMAGES IN EXCESS OF (IN THE AGGREGATE) $100. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

11. TERMINATION

BoatingLocal may terminate or suspend any and all Services and your BoatingLocal account immediately, without prior notice or liability, if you breach any of the terms or conditions of the Terms of Use. Upon termination of your account, your right to use the Services will immediately cease. If you wish to terminate your BoatingLocal account, you may simply discontinue using the Services. All provisions of the Terms of Use which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.