Terms and conditions of use
1.1 These terms and conditions shall govern your use of our website / Diamond Point Exchange locations / Particle Notes and our services.
1.2a By using our website, Particle Notes and Diamond Point Exchange locations you accept these terms and conditions in full; accordingly, if you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use our website, Particle Notes, Diamond Point Exchange locations or its services.
THE DIAMOND POINT EXCHANGE DOES NOT:
We do not trade stocks, buy or sell bonds or commodities; nor do we offer any recommendations for public offerings, mergers, and acquisitions.
1.3 If you register as a Member through our website, submit any material to our website or use any of our website services, we will ask you to expressly agree to these terms and conditions.
1.4 You must be at least  years of age to use our website; by using our website or agreeing to these terms and conditions, you warrant and represent to us that you are at least  years of age.
2.1 This document was created using an edited template from SEQ Legal (http://www.seqlegal.com).
3. Copyright notice
3.1 Copyright © 2014 Diamond Point Exchange / Particle Notes.
3.2 Subject to the express provisions of these terms and conditions:
(a) we, together with our designers, own and control all the creative aspects and other Copyrighted elements of our web arrangements and its images / logos / Particle Notes and the Particle Note Formula displayed on our website;
(b) all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in our website and the material on our website are reserved.
4. License to use website
4.1 You may:
(a) view pages from our website in a web browser;
(b) download pages from our website for caching in a web browser;
(c) print pages from our website;
(d) stream audio and video files from our website or App; and
(e) use our website services by means of a web browser or Particle Note application,
subject to the other provisions of these terms and conditions.
4.2 Except as expressly permitted by Section 4.1 or the other provisions of these terms and conditions, you must not download any material from our website or save any such material to your computer.
4.3 You may only use our website: To communicate Business or Personal information if it relates to The Particle Note Community and its Members, and you must not use our website for any other purposes.
4.4 Except as expressly permitted by these terms and conditions, you must not edit or otherwise modify any material on our website.
4.5 Unless you own or control the relevant rights in the material, you must not:
(a) republish material from our website (including republication on another website);
(b) sell, rent or sub-license material from our website;
(c) show any material from our website in public; without express written permission.
(d) exploit material from our website for a commercial purpose; or
(e) redistribute material from our website.
4.6 Notwithstanding Section 4.5, you may redistribute our newsletter / Facebook.com page |www.Facebook.com/groups/ParticleNotes | & word of our Apps published information in print and electronic form to any person.
4.7 We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of our website, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion; you must not circumvent or bypass, or attempt to circumvent or bypass, any access restriction measures on our website.
5. Acceptable use
5.1 You must not:
(a) use our website in any way or take any action that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the performance, availability or accessibility of the website;
(b) use our website in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity;
(c) use our website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software;
(d) conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent];
(e) access or otherwise interact with our website using any robot, spider or other automated means[, except for the purpose of search engine indexing;
(f) violate the directives set out in the robots.txt file for our website; or
(g) use data collected from our website for any direct marketing activity (including without limitation email marketing, SMS marketing, telemarketing and direct mailing).
5.2 You must not use data collected from our website to contact individuals, companies or other persons or entities unless that person or entity is a Member of The Particle Note Community & has listed their info with us for public consumption.
5.3 You must ensure that all the information you supply to us through our website, or in relation to our website, is [true, accurate, current, complete and non-misleading].
6. Registration and accounts
6.1 To be eligible for an individual or Business Membership on our website under this Section 6, you must be at least 18 years of age and resident in the United States.
6.2 You may join The Particle Note Community via our website by completing and submitting the account registration form (Join The Community) on our website, you may also be required to click on the verification link in the email that the website will send to you.
6.3 You must not allow any other person to use your account to access the website.
6.4 You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any unauthorized use of your account.
6.5 You must not use any other person's information to access the website, unless you have that person's express permission to do so.
7. User login details if one should exist:
7.1 If you register for an account with our website, we will provide you with OR you will be asked to choose a user ID and password.
7.2 Your user ID must not be liable to mislead and must comply with the content rules set out in Section 10; you must not use your account or user ID for or in connection with the impersonation of any person.
7.3 You must keep your password confidential.
7.4 You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any disclosure of your password.
7.5 You are responsible for any activity on our website arising out of any failure to keep your password confidential, and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure.
8. Cancellation and suspension of Membership:
8.1 We may:
(a) suspend your Membership;
(b) cancel your Membership; and/or
(c) edit your account details,
at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.
8.2 You may cancel your Membership on our website using the (Contact Us) button on the website. And stating your request and reason for removal in the comment box. If such request is made as a Business Member Accepting Particle Notes for payment; *Full or Partial* said business shall honor Particle Notes as agreed payment for THIRTY DAYS after the date of request for removal.
9. Your content: license
9.1 In these terms and conditions, "your content" means all works and materials (including without limitation text, graphics, images, audio material, video material, audio-visual material, scripts, software and files) that you submit to us or our website for storage or publication on, processing by, or transmission via, our website.
9.2 You grant to us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to reproduce, store and publish and distribute your content on and in relation to this website and any successor website or future media. If you have selected a (Private Business Member) during registration; your information will not be advertised unless otherwise requested; at which time your Membership status will be updated.
9.3 You grant to us the right to sub-license the rights licensed under Section
9.4 You grant to us the right to bring an action for infringement of the rights licensed under Section 9.2.
9.5 You hereby waive all your moral rights in your content to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law; and you warrant and represent that all other moral rights in your content have been waived to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law.
9.6 You may edit your content to the extent permitted using the editing functionality made available on our website.
9.7 Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach any provision of these terms and conditions in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms and conditions in any way, we may delete, un-publish or edit any or all of your content.
10. Your content: rules
10.1 You warrant and represent that your content will comply with these terms and conditions.
10.2 Your content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any person's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action against any person (in each case in any jurisdiction and under any applicable law).
10.3 Your content, and the use of your content by us in accordance with these terms and conditions, must not:
(a) be libellous or maliciously false;
(b) be obscene or indecent;
(c) infringe any copyright, moral right, database right, trade mark right, design right, right in passing off, or other intellectual property right;
(d) infringe any right of confidence, right of privacy or right under data protection legislation;
(e) constitute negligent advice or contain any negligent statement;
(f) constitute an incitement to commit a crime[, instructions for the commission of a crime or the promotion of criminal activity];
(g) be in contempt of any court, or in breach of any court order;
(h) be in breach of racial or religious hatred or discrimination legislation;
(i) be blasphemous;
(j) be in breach of official secrets legislation;
(k) be in breach of any contractual obligation owed to any person;
(l) depict violence in an explicit, graphic or gratuitous manner;
(m) be pornographic, lewd, suggestive or sexually explicit;
(n) be untrue, false, inaccurate or misleading;
(o) consist of or contain any instructions, advice or other information which may be acted upon and could, if acted upon, cause illness, injury or death, or any other loss or damage;
(p) constitute spam;
(q) be offensive, deceptive, fraudulent, threatening, abusive, harassing, anti-social, menacing, hateful, discriminatory or inflammatory; or
(r) cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety to any person.
11. Limited warranties
11.1 We do not warrant or represent:
(a) the completeness or accuracy of the information published on our website;
(b) that the material on the website is up to date; or
(c) that the website or any service on the website will remain available.
11.2 We reserve the right to discontinue or alter any or all of our website services, and to stop publishing our website, at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation; and save to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these terms and conditions, you will not be entitled to any compensation or other payment upon the discontinuance or alteration of any website services, or if we stop publishing the website.
11.3 To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and subject to Section 12.1, we exclude all representations and warranties relating to the subject matter of these terms and conditions, our website and the use of our website.
12. Limitations and exclusions of liability
12.1 Nothing in these terms and conditions will:
(a) limit or exclude any liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;
(b) limit or exclude any liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
(c) limit any liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
(d) exclude any liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.
12.2 The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section 12 and elsewhere in these terms and conditions:
(a) are subject to Section 12.1; and
(b) govern all liabilities arising under these terms and conditions or relating to the subject matter of these terms and conditions, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty, except to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these terms and conditions.
12.3 To the extent that our website and the information and services on our website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.
12.4 We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control.
12.5 We will not be liable to you in respect of any business losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits, income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunities or goodwill.
12.6 We will not be liable to you in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software.
12.7 We will not be liable to you in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.
12.8 You accept that we have an interest in limiting the personal liability of our officers and employees and, having regard to that interest, you acknowledge that we are a limited liability entity; you agree that you will not bring any claim personally against our officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website or these terms and conditions (this will not, of course, limit or exclude the liability of the limited liability entity itself for the acts and omissions of our officers and employees).
12.9 We will not be held liable or subject to investigation regarding any transactions of Particle Notes for goods and services.
13. Breaches of these terms and conditions
13.1 Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms and conditions in any way, we may:
(a) send you one or more formal warnings;
(b) temporarily suspend your Membership & access to our website;
(c) permanently prohibit you from accessing our website;
(d) block computers using your IP address from accessing our website;
(e) contact any or all of your internet service providers and request that they block your access to our website;
(f) commence legal action against you, whether for breach of contract or otherwise; and/or
(g) suspend or delete your Membership on our website and our Public directory.
13.2 Where we suspend or prohibit or block your access to our website or a part of our website, you must not take any action to circumvent such suspension or prohibition or blocking[ (including without limitation creating and/or using a different account).
14.1 We may revise these terms and conditions from time to time.
14.2 The revised terms and conditions shall apply to the use of our website from the date of publication of the revised terms and conditions on the website, and you hereby waive any right you may otherwise have to be notified of, or to consent to, revisions of these terms and conditions. Your continued use of Particle Notes, our website and Diamond Point Exchange locations following the posting of changes to these terms and conditions will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.
15.1 You hereby agree that we may assign, transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with our rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.
15.2 You may not without our prior written consent assign, transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with any of your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.
16.1 If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.
16.2 If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision of these terms and conditions would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.
17. Third party rights
17.1 A contract under these terms and conditions is for our benefit and your benefit, and is not intended to benefit or be enforceable by any third party.
17.2 The exercise of the parties' rights under a contract under these terms and conditions is not subject to the consent of any third party.
18. Entire agreement
18.1 Subject to Section 12.1, these terms and conditions, together with [our privacy and cookies policy], shall constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of our website and shall supersede all previous agreements between you and us in relation to your use of our website.
19. Law and jurisdiction
19.1 These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with US & Particle law.
19.2 Any disputes relating to these terms and conditions shall be subject to the concurrent Common Law jurisdiction of the courts of The United States & The Diamond Point Exchange.
20.Counterfeit Investigation/ Detection/Technology/Resolve:
We have the right to investigate, identify and destroy counterfeit Particle Notes w/o admonition. (using various technology) We retain the right to repossess Particle Notes from Members for a reasonable time for inspection of validity on location or off; after which time they will be returned or destroyed.
Any members that suspect they are in contact with counterfeit Particle Notes, must notify us by email via the (Contact Us) button on our home page. Please add this to the top of the message> (ATTN: SECURITY DIVISION / PTF) ... A Particle Task Force Agent will respond in a timely manner.
21. All Taxes must be collected at point of sale.
22. Use of Particle Notes indicates the consent of these terms and conditions.
23. Our details:
This website is owned and operated by Diamond Point Exchange / Particle Notes.
We may be contacted:
by email, using the email address:
[ParticleNotes@gmail.com] or (518) 460-1412
Divisions of the Diamond Point Exchange
Department of Internal Records (DIR) Maintains all public and private records of DPE activities within various departments.
Particle Task Force (PTF) is a Particle Law enforcement agency under the direction of the DPE Department of Internal Records and the Diamond Point Exchange, tasked with investigating claims of misconduct, suppressing counterfeit currency and preventing criminal activities that violate Particle Law. The PTF is the lead agency for domestic enforcement of Particle Law. The PTF operates under (DPE jurisdiction) and coordinates its efforts with various law enforcement agencies. It has sole responsibility for coordinating and pursuing all Particle Note investigations both domestic, and abroad. The Particle Task Force (PTF) was formed in 2014. It is commonly referred to as The Particle Note Task Force.