Risks related to the use of Bitcoin
The Website will not be responsible for any losses, damages or claims arising from events falling within the scope of the following five categories:
- Mistakes made by the user of any Bitcoin-related software or service, e.g., forgotten passwords, payments sent to wrong Bitcoin addresses, and accidental deletion of wallets.
- Software problems of the Website and/or any Bitcoin-related software or service, e.g., corrupted wallet file, incorrectly constructed transactions, unsafe cryptographic libraries, malware affecting the Website and/or any Bitcoin-related software or service.
- Technical failures in the hardware of the user of any Bitcoin-related software or service, e.g., data loss due to a faulty or damaged storage device.
- Security problems experienced by the user of any Bitcoin-related software or service, e.g., unauthorized access to users’ wallets and/or accounts.
- Actions or inactions of third parties and/or events experienced by third parties, e.g., bankruptcy of service providers, information security attacks on service providers, and fraud conducted by third parties.
The investment in Bitcoin can lead to loss of money over short or even long periods. The investors in Bitcoin should expect prices to have large range fluctuations. The information published on the Website cannot guarantee that the investors in Bitcoin would not lose money.
Compliance with tax obligations
The users of the Website are solely responsible to determinate what, if any, taxes apply to their Bitcoin transactions. The owners of, or contributors to, the Website are NOT responsible for determining the taxes that apply to Bitcoin transactions.
The Website is provided on an “as is” basis without any warranties of any kind regarding the Website and/or any content, data, materials and/or services provided on the Website. Coin Tradeboard specifically makes no warranties, representations or guarantees regarding the time required to complete processing any request provided by You, including electronic debit or credit using credit cards, bank accounts or checks, which are dependent upon many factors outside of Company’s span of control. Without derogating from the aforementioned, the Company makes efforts to process Your requests in a timely manner. We make no warranty that the Website or the server that makes it available, are free of viruses or errors, that its content is accurate, that it will be uninterrupted, or that defects will be corrected. We will not be responsible or liable to you for any loss of any kind, from action taken, or taken in reliance on material, or information, contained on the Website.
Limitation of liability
Unless otherwise required by law, in no event shall the owners of, or contributors to, the Website be liable for any damages of any kind, including, but not limited to, loss of use, loss of profits, or loss of data arising out of or in any way connected with the use of the Website. Bitcoin Tradeboard will provide Bitcoin Tradeboard Service at an “as is” and “commercially available” condition. Bitcoin Tradeboard disclaims any express or implied warranty with regards to Bitcoin Tradeboard Service, however, including but not limited to applicability, free from error or omission, continuity, accuracy, reliability or fitness for a particular purpose. Meanwhile, Bitcoin Tradeboard disclaims any promise or warranty with regards to the effectiveness, accuracy, correctness, reliability, quality, stability, completeness and timeliness of the technology and information involved by Bitcoin Tradeboard Service. You are fully aware that the information on Bitcoin Tradeboard is published by users on their own and may contain risks and defects. Bitcoin Tradeboard serves merely as a venue of transactions. Bitcoin Tradeboard serves merely as a venue where you acquire coin related information, search for counterparties of transactions and negotiate and conduct transactions, but Bitcoin Tradeboard cannot control the quality, security or legality of the coin involved in any transaction, truthfulness or accuracy of the transaction information, or capacity of the parties to any transaction to perform its obligations under the transaction documents. You shall cautiously make judgment on your own on the truthfulness, legality and effectiveness of the coin and information in question, and undertake any liabilities and losses that may be caused thereby. Unless expressly required by laws and regulations or any of the following circumstances occurs, Bitcoin Tradeboard shall not have any duty to conduct preliminary review on information data, transaction activity and any other transaction related issues of all users: Bitcoin Tradeboard has reasonable cause to suspect that a particular member and a particular transaction may materially violate the law or agreement. Bitcoin Tradeboard has reasonable cause to suspect that the activities conducted on Bitcoin Tradeboard by a member may be illegal or improper. You acknowledge and agree, Bitcoin Tradeboard shall not be liable for any of your losses caused by any of the following events, including but not limited to losses of profits, goodwill, usage or data or any other intangible losses (regardless whether Bitcoin Tradeboard has been advised of the possibility of such losses): use or failure to use Bitcoin Tradeboard Service. unauthorized use of your account or unauthorized alternation of your data by any third parties. expenses and losses incurred from purchase or acquisition of any data or information or engagement in transaction through Bitcoin Tradeboard Service, or any alternatives of the same. your misunderstanding on Bitcoin Tradeboard Service. any other losses related to Bitcoin Tradeboard Service which are not attributable to Bitcoin Tradeboard. In no event shall Bitcoin Tradeboard be liable for any failure or delay of service resulted from regular equipment maintenance of the information network, connection error of information network, error of computers, communication or other systems, power failure, strike, labor disputes, riots, revolutions, chaos, insufficiency of production or materials, fire, flood, tornado, blast, war, governmental acts or judicial orders. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Bitcoin Tradeboard, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the Website, including but not limited to out of your violation this Agreement.
Third Party Content
In using our Services, you may view content or utilize services provided by third parties, including links to web pages and services of such parties (“Third Party Content”). We do not control, endorse or adopt any Third-Party Content and will have no responsibility for Third Party Content including, without limitation, material that may be misleading, incomplete, erroneous, offensive, indecent or otherwise objectionable in your jurisdiction. In addition, your dealings or correspondence with such third parties are solely between you and the third parties. We are not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as a result of any such dealings and you understand that your use of Third Party Content, and your interactions with third parties, is at your own risk.
Assumption of Risk
You accept and acknowledge that there are risks associated with utilizing an Internet-based Virtual Currency wallet service including, but not limited to, the risk of failure of hardware, software and Internet connections, the risk of malicious software introduction, and the risk that third parties may obtain unauthorized access to information stored within your Wallet, including, but not limited to your Wallet Address and Private Key (as defined below at 10.2.) You accept and acknowledge that Blockchain will not be responsible for any communication failures, disruptions, errors, distortions or delays you may experience when using the Services, however caused. You accept and acknowledge that there are risks associated with utilizing any Virtual Currency network, including, but not limited to, the risk of unknown vulnerabilities in or unanticipated changes to the network protocol. You acknowledge and accept that Blockchain has no control over any cryptocurrency network and will not be responsible for any harm occurring as a result of such risks.
The user of the Website agrees to arbitrate any dispute arising from or in connection with the Website or this disclaimer, except for disputes related to copyrights, logos, trademarks, trade names, trade secrets or patents.