Terms and Conditions
Last Updated August 1, 2016
These Terms and Conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) govern your (the “User or “you”) use of the Corridor Careers, www.corridorcareers.com, website (the “Website”) and is provided to you by The Gazette Company, Inc., dba The Gazette (“The Gazette”) and RealMatch Inc. (“RealMatch”).
These Terms constitute a binding agreement between you, The Gazette and RealMatch as of (i) your registration as a User on the Website and (ii) the date you first use or access the Website and services. If you do not accept the Terms states here, do not use the Website or services. Your use of the Website constitutes your agreement to these Terms and is subject to the Terms and all applicable laws, rules and regulations.
This Website includes a variety of features and services, including an on-line service to post match and search employment opportunities. The Website also allows Users to create individual profiles, which may include personal information (“Profiles”), and to make these Profiles, or aspects thereof, public.
RealMatch and The Gazette may revise these Terms at any time by posting an updated version to this Web page. You should visit this page periodically to review the most current Terms because they are binding on you.
Users who violate these Terms may have their access and use of the Website suspended or terminated, at RealMatch and The Gazette’s discretion.
Use of Corridor Careers Content
The Gazette and RealMatch authorizes you to view and access a single copy of the content available on or from the Website solely for your personal use. You agree not to sell or modify the Website content or reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute, or otherwise use the Website content in any way for any public or commercial purpose, in connection with products or services that are not those of the Website, in any other manner that is likely to cause confusion among consumers, that disparages or discredits RealMatch or its licensors, that dilutes the strength of RealMatch’s or its licensor’s property, or that otherwise infringes RealMatch’s or its licensor’s intellectual property rights. You further agree to in no other way misuse the Website content that appears on this site. The use of the Website content on any other website or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited. Any code that RealMatch creates to generate or display any Website content or the pages making up the Website is also protected by RealMatch’s copyright and you may not copy or adapt such code.
Corridor Careers Site Restrictions
Users may not use the Website and/or the Website’s services in order to transmit, post, distribute, store or destroy material, including without limitation, the Website’s content, (a) in violation of any applicable law or regulation, (b) in a manner that will infringe the copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of others or violate the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others, or (c) that is defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful.
Users are also prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the Website, including without limitation, the following activities; (a) accessing data not intended for such User or logging into a server or account which the User is not authorized access; (b) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (c) attempting to interfere with service to any User, host or network, including without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the Website, overloading, “flooding”, “spamming”,
“mailbombing”, or “crashing”, or (d) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting. Violations of system or network security may result in civil and/or criminal liability. RealMatch will investigate occurrences that may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting Users who are involved in such violations.
In order to ensure a safe and effective experience for all our customers, RealMatch and The Gazette reserve the right to limit the amount of data (including resume views) that may be accessed by you in any given time period. These limits may be amended in RealMatch’s and The Gazette’s sole discretion from time to time.
If you cancel your account, all your account information from the Website, including resumes, Profiles, cover letters, network contacts, saved jobs, questionnaires and email mailing lists will be marked as deleted in the Website’s databases and will be removed from any public area of the Website. Information may continue to be available for some period of time because of delays in propagating such deletion through the Website’s web servers. In addition, third parties may retain cached copies of your information.
User Content and Submissions
All information, data, text, photographs, graphics, video, advertisements, messages or other materials submitted, posted or displayed by you on or through the Website (“User Content”) is the sole responsibility of the person from which such User Content originated. The Gazette and RealMatch claim no ownership or control over any User Content. You or a third party licensor, as appropriate, retain all patent, trademark and copyright to any User Content you submit, post or display on or through the Website and you are responsible for protecting those rights, as appropriate. The Gazette reserves the right to alter any advertisement so that it conforms to the mechanical limits of the website.
Submission of an advertisement to The Gazette does not constitute a commitment by The Gazette to publish the advertisement on the Website. The Gazette accepts advertising only by publishing such advertisement. By submission of an advertisement to The Gazette, Customer acknowledges that these Terms and Conditions apply.
The Gazette reserves the right in its sole discretion, and without liability to anyone, to remove any inappropriate posts to the Website, but shall have no liability to anyone for the failure to remove any posted advertisement.
Any Profile you submit must describe you, an individual person. Examples of inappropriate and prohibited Profiles include, but are not limited to, Profiles that purport to represent an animal, place, inanimate object, fictional character, or real individual that is not you.
Registration and Password
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your employer account, Profile and passwords, as applicable. You may not share your password or other account access information with any other party, temporarily or permanently, and you are responsible for all uses of your Corridor Careers registrations and passwords, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify The Gazette of any unauthorized use of your employer account, Profile or passwords as the case may be.
The Gazette will provide you with any notices required or permitted under these Terms and Conditions on the Website. You may only deliver notices to The Gazette in writing and delivered personally or mailed by U.S. mail, postage prepaid, address to The Gazette at the following address:
Attn: Corridor Careers
500 3rd Ave SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
Disclaimer of Consequential Damages
IN NO EVENT SHALL RealMatch or The Gazette, ITS SUPPLIERS, OR ANY THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON the Website BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INCIDENTAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) RESULTING FROM THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE the Website WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT RealMatch or The Gazette IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBLITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE GAZETTE AND REALMATCH BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCDIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR FOR LOST SALES OR PROFITS BASED ON BREACH OF WARRANTY, BREACH OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, EVEN IF ADVISED AS TO THE POSSIBILITY OF SAME. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE GAZETTE’S LIABILITY FOR THE PERFORMANCE OR NONPERFORMANCE OF ANY SERVICE AGREEMENT, OR OTHERWISE, EXCEED THE AMOUNT ACTUALLY PAID TO THE GAZETTE BY THE CUSTOMER UNDER THE SERVICE AGREEMENT. The Gazette shall not be liable for any damage arising out of or with respect to any failure to publish or timely publish an ad; any error in a published ad; the operation (or any failure in the operation) of the Internet and/or any servers or systems comprising all or any portion thereof; or otherwise from the publication of any ad. You agree that The Gazette, its licensors, employees or agents do not warrant either: (i) the results to be obtained from publishing an advertisement on the Website, (ii) that any minimum level of audience or minimum number of impressions or click-throughs with respect to any ad; (iii) that The Gazette’s performance or any of its services or the Website will be uninterrupted or error free; or (iv) submissions to search engines or directories will be acted upon, if at all, within a reasonable time.
In no event shall The Gazette’s liability for the performance or nonperformance of services, or otherwise, exceed the amount actually paid to The Gazette by you for the defective services at issue. The foregoing is intended as a complete allocation of the risks between the parties. Because the bargain struck and the price paid for Services reflect such allocation this limitation upon remedies will not have failed of its essential purpose.
Links to Other Sites
The Website contains links to third party Web sites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by The Gazette of the contents on such third-party Web sites. The Gazette is not responsible for the content of linked third party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third party Web sites. If you decide to access linked third party Web sites, you do so at your own risk. RealMatch and/or CorridorCareers.com may also present job advertisements from external affiliated recruitment advertising companies (“External Source”) to enrich the content for all Website users. If you decide to apply to such external job advertisement, you acknowledge that subject to your consent (opting in by clicking the applicable box during the application process), RealMatch will transfer all necessary information required by such External Source with respect to your candidacy to the respective job advertisement. If you do not wish us to transfer such information, please refrain from opting in online. RealMatch and/or The Gazette are not responsible and shall not be held liable for any content provided on/by such External Sources and/or privacy practices or use of your information of/by such External Sources. We recommend that you visit the applicable sites/boards for information regarding such External Source’s privacy practices.
No Resale or Unauthorized Commercial Use
You agree not to resell or assign your rights or obligations under these Terms. You also agree not to make any unauthorized commercial use of the Website.
Disclaimer of Warranty
THE WEBSITE AND ALL CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, “AS AVAILABLE” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS”. THE GAZETTE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO THE WEBSITE AND ANY CONTENT ACCESSIBLE WITHIN OR THROUGHOUT THE WEBSITE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. Further, The Gazette does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or reliability of any of the content on the Website (or of any information, goods or services that are referred to, or advertised on, or sold through the Website), nor does The Gazette guarantee that the Website (or any site linked to the Website) will be error free, continuously available, free of viruses or other harmful components. The Gazette does not assume any responsibility or risk for your use of the Website. If any representation, warranty or guaranty is made in any advertisement on the Website with respect to goods or services, The Gazette is not a party to it and such representation, warranty, or guaranty is strictly between the seller and the buyer. By using this Website, you assume the entire risk that the content on this Website may be inaccurate, incomplete, or that the goods or services advertised may not meet your needs and requirements, or correspond to their description on the Website.
Indemnification of The Gazette
You shall indemnify and hold harmless The Gazette, RealMatch, and their respective officers, directors, partners, employees and agents from and against any and all liability, loss, or expense including attorney’s fees and expenses, resulting from any claim or litigation based upon any alleged facts which, if true, would constitute a breach by you of any of the foregoing representations and warranties. The Gazette shall have the right to defend any suit through counsel of its own choice and to make you a party to such suit.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of Iowa, without regard to its conflicts of law principles. You agree to promptly and voluntarily submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Iowa state courts located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa or the United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa with respect to any legal proceedings arising out of these Terms and Conditions, waiving all defenses with respect to jurisdiction, forum and venue. Any action against The Gazette, including without limitation, claims pertaining to defects, errors or omissions in the goods or services provided by The Gazette, warranty claims, or errors in billing, must be brought by you within one (1) year of when the cause of action arose against The Gazette, regardless of your lack of knowledge of the claim. These Terms and Conditions: (a) contain the entire agreement between The Gazette and you relating to the services; and (b) shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of the heirs, successors and permitted assigns of the parties. The paragraph headings contained herein are for the convenience of reference only and shall not be construed so as to affect the interpretation or construction of any substantive provision thereof.