Terms of Use

1. Legal Notice

i) Welcome to BlackBerryCentral ("Site"), which is owned and operated by BlackBerryCentral.com and its staff, (“BlackBerryCentral.com"). BlackBeryCentral.com maintains the Site as a service to its visitors and the public, subject to the following terms and conditions concerning the use of the Site ("Terms of Use"). When you use the Site, you accept the Terms of Use; if you do not agree to the Terms of Use you may not use this Site.

ii) BlackBeryCentral.com reserves the right to modify and change content on the Site and these Terms of Use without notice.

2. FTC DISCLOSURE REQUIREMENTS: This company (BlackBerryCentral) aims to provide unbiased and objective editorials. However, we want to disclose that (A) we occasionally receive free products from marketers and partners that we review or discuss in our editorials, and (B) we may run advertisements on our site concerning some of those products or companies that sell them (and other products sold by such companies) for which we sometimes receive compensation.

3. Account Regulations

Registration to BlackBeryCentral.com is free. BlackBeryCentral.com expects that posters abide by the rules and policies detailed herein:

i) Although the administrators of BlackBeryCentral.com’s forums and comments attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this site, it is impossible to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and the owners of BlackBeryCentral.com will not be held responsible for the content of any message.

ii) BlackBeryCentral.com reserves the right to ban, suspend or delete the accounts of any registered members if deemed necessary due to member conduct, without warning.

4. Use of Content

i) You may not use any BlackBeryCentral.com logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.

ii) You may view, download, and print contents from the Site subject to the following conditions: (a) the content may be used solely for information purposes; and (b) the content may not be modified or altered in any way. You may not republish, distribute, prepare derivative works, or otherwise use the content other than as explicitly permitted / expressed.

iii) You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of BlackBeryCentral.com without the express written consent of BlackBeryCentral.com.

iv) You do not acquire any ownership rights to any content on the Site. Any unauthorized use will terminate any permission or license granted by BlackBeryCentral.

5. User Content & Comments

i) You may submit comments and provide feedback on articles, so long as the content is not obscene, threatening, illegal or defamatory and as long as the content does not invade the privacy or infringe the intellectual property of a third party. Such content must not contain software viruses, or any form of content deem-able "spam." You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of the published information or content.

ii) By submitting information and content, you grant BlackBeryCentral.com a nonexclusive and royalty-free, irrevocable, and fully licensable right to use, reproduce, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the media in any form. By submitting information, you also represent and warrant that that the content is accurate; you own or have permission to use the content that you submitted; and that use of the content will not cause virtual injury to any person, 3rd Party or entity.

6. Personal Information

i) Please keep in mind that if you choose to include your BlackBerry Device PIN or any other contact info on BlackBeryCentral.com (and its optional fields of social media) and approve contacts who request to add your PIN — that you do so at your own risk. BlackBeryCentral.com is not responsible for any content, actions, or circumstances arising out of BlackBerry Messenger, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn (Or Other) conversations or your choosing to share such personal information. 

(When it comes to BlackBerry Messenger, you can always delete contacts to terminate communication.)

7. Products, Services and Content Offered By BlackBerryCentral Online

i) BlackBeryCentral.com may offer products and services on the Site.

ii) When you enrol to obtain a product or service from BlackBeryCentral.com on the Site, (such as [but not limited to] newsletters, product offerings) you accept the specific agreement applicable to that product or service. Your use of any such product or service offered on the Site is governed by the terms and conditions in the agreement for that said product or service. Except as provided in that agreement, BlackBeryCentral.com does not warrant that any product descriptions or content contained in this website is 100% accurate, current, reliable, error-free or complete.

iii) Keep in mind that BlackBeryCentral.com sometimes offers features that when used, may require data transfer usage on your mobile device or computer’s data plan, BlackBeryCentral.com will not be responsible for any data charges you may incur by use of this website in any circumstance.

8. Copyright Information

i) The Site and the content within the Site are the property of BlackBeryCentral.com or its suppliers and are protected by Canadian copyright laws and international treaty provisions. The compilation, organization and display of the content as well as all software and inventions used on and in connection with this Site are the exclusive property of BlackBeryCentral.com. BlackBeryCentral.com reserves all rights in the Site and its content not specifically granted in any agreements with BlackBeryCentral.com or in the Terms of Use.

Copyright Complaints

If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, notice and follow the below procedures for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement.

Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement Pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act:

If you believe that you hold a claim of copyright infringement against BlackBeryCentral.com, submit notice of your claim to the following 

Designated Agent:

Provider: www.BlackBeryCentral.com

Email Address to Which Notifications Should Be Sent: DMCA@ BlackBeryCentral.com

To be effective, the notification of your claim to copyright infringement should be written and should include the following:

- A statement that you are the owner of the exclusive right you claim has been infringed, or a statement that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that has allegedly been infringed.

- A statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate.

- Your signature.

- The identification of the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed. (If you claim that multiple copyrighted works have been infringed you can submit one notification with a list of the allegedly infringed works.)

- Identification of the material that you claim to be infringing and information reasonably sufficient to permit BlackBeryCentral.com to locate the material.

- Information reasonably sufficient to permit BlackBeryCentral.com to contact you, including your address, telephone number, fax number and, if available, an electronic mail address. You can provide contact information for the owner of the exclusive right that you claim has been infringed if you are not the owner, but rather authorized to act on behalf of the owner.

- A statement you have a good-faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.

BlackBeryCentral.com will respond to any DMCA complaints in a timely manner. Should you be the copyright holder of a specific piece of content featured on this site without your permission, BlackBeryCentral.com will remove it in a timely manner once notified. 

9. Trademark Information

i) BlackBeryCentral and other marks indicated on our site are pending registered trademarks of BlackBeryCentral.com in Canada and/or other countries. Other BlackBeryCentral.com marks, graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts noted on the Site are the sole and exclusive property of BlackBeryCentral.com. 

ii) BlackBeryCentral.com's marks, logos and trademarks may not be used in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, subscribers, or readers in any manner or fashion that disparages or discredits BlackBeryCentral.

10. Privacy Statements

i) BlackBeryCentral.com does not sell, licence, or trade any of your personal information to any 3rd party or exterior service providers. You agree that BlackBeryCentral.com is not responsible for any content, associated links, resources, or services associated with a third party site that may be linked on our website. You further agree that BlackBeryCentral.com shall not be liable for any loss or damage of any sort associated with your use of third party sites. Links and access to these sites are provided for your convenience only.

11. Indemnity

i) You agree to defend and indemnify BlackBeryCentral.com, employees, attorneys, and agents ("Indemnities") against all claims, expenses, liabilities, losses, costs, and damages that Indemnities may incur (A) in connection with your use of the Site or any hyperlinked web site or (B) resulting from content you choose to supply.

12. Applicable Laws

i) All matters relating to your access to and use of the Site shall be governed by federal Canadian Law and the Laws and Statutes of Ontario, where the specific website you are viewing is hosted without regard to its conflict of law principles. Any legal action or proceeding relating to your access to or use of the Site shall be instituted in the province or federal court in the jurisdiction in which the specific website you are viewing is hosted.

ii) If there is a determination that any provision of these Terms of Use is invalid or unenforceable, that determination will not affect the rest of the Terms of Use and the Terms of Use shall be deemed amended to the minimum extent necessary to make them valid and enforceable.

13. Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding these Terms of Use, please contact BlackBeryCentral.com at info@BlackBeryCentral.com

14. Final Notice

i) In a court of law, these Terms Of Use are subject to legal interpretation.

ii) The outlined numbers and identifying letters used in clauses are simply for reference, and should not be used as indefinite outline for claims. All Terms Of Use are subject to change, and update without notification.