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CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING – TERMS OF SERVICE

You must be an ABN Supporter ($10 annual) or Sponsor (packages vary) to post classifieds. To become an ABN Supporter, click here. To review the available Sponsor packages, click here.
Augean Stables Ltd. is a not-for-profit organization, formed under the laws of Delaware, that operates ArabianBreeders.net for the public benefit. Discussion forums and other site functions are available free of charge to the interested public.
Arabianbreeders.net offers the service of ONLINE CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING for horses for sale, for lease, and at stud; tack and equipment for sale; and equine-related services. The “Classified” advertising sections can be viewed by the public, but posting of advertising is limited to ABN Supporters and Sponsors.
Augean Stables Ltd and Arabianbreeders.org are NOT agents, brokers, or dealers in horses or used tack.



RELEASE:



Arabianbreeders.net acts as a venue for listing horses and other items for
sale. We are not involved in the actual transaction between buyers and sellers.
As a condition of using the Classified system, you agree that, in the event you
have a dispute with one or more users, you release and hold harmless
Arabianbreeders.net, Augean Stables Ltd, and its owners, agents, subsidiaries
and employees from claims, demands, and damages (actual or consequential) of
every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected or unsuspected, disclosed
or undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes. (We
suggest that you report any incidents of fraud to the Internet Crime Complaint
Center and your local authorities.)



NO GUARANTEE:



Arabianbreeders.net does not review the content of classified advertising.


Arabianbreeders.net
does not guarantee or warrant the performance of any person or entity
advertising on its site.


Arabianbreeders.net
does not control the content posted on the site and, as such, does not
guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such content.


Arabianbreeders.net
does not guarantee the sale of your horse or your horse's services.


Arabianbreeders.net
does not guarantee the owner/seller's services, representations, or any horse's
performance or fitness for a particular purpose. In addition,
Arabianbreeders.net strongly recommends that a pre-purchase exam should be
performed by the buyer's equine veterinarian of choice on any horse prior to
purchase.



Arabianbreeders.net does NOT have any sort of program to insure receipt of your
purchases from third parties. We recommend that you place insurance and
tracking on all items.



Sellers are responsible to proofread ads and confirm that correct photos are
appearing on ads. Sellers are responsible for early deletion of ads. Sellers
are responsible for marking horses as sold.



Service interruptions are possible. Arabianbreeders.net cannot
guarantee uninterrupted service due to circumstances beyond our control.



RIGHT TO REFUSE SERVICE:



Although Arabianbreeders.net does not review the content of Classified
advertising placed by ABN Supporters or Sponsors, Arabianbreeders.net may make reasonable
editorial changes or delete ads if violations of these Terms of Service are
brought to the attention of the Agent (see below).



Slanderous, malicious, warning, or ANY KIND OF DEROGATORY ads are not permitted
on Arabianbreeders.net. Ads for horses where ownership is in dispute
are not allowed on Arabianbreeders.net. Profanity and harassment are
not allowed on Arabianbreeders.net. If such are brought to Agent’s
attention, these ads will immediately be deleted and the user's further access
to their account will be suspended or terminated. If you have a complaint about
a seller on our system, please contact Agent with the details. If
we suspect that a seller is participating in any sort of questionable or
fraudulent activity via our site, engaging in any sort of false or misleading
advertising, etc., we will disable that seller's account without notice at our
own discretion.



Solicitation or spamming of other Arabianbreeders.net users through our
site or advertising is not allowed. If you send any type of unsolicited email
(spam) to other users of our site advertising your own services, your account
will be disabled and your ads will be deleted, your email will be blocked from
further ad responses, and you will be marked on our site as a spammer.



If you see a slanderous or malicious ad on our site or receive unsolicited
email (spam) from another user such as someone trying to sell you their own
services via our ad response forms, please file a scam/spam report using the Report link below the ad, or via email.



If you see a possible stolen or missing horse listed on our site for sale,
please contact Agent, who may remove the advertisement.



PRIVACY



If you provide personal contact information, Arabianbreeders.net is not
responsible for any misuse of this information. Arabianbreeders.net does
not and will never sell or release your email address to SPAMMERS or JUNK MAILERS.





COPYRIGHT AND PROTECTION OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY



Arabianbreeders.net cannot be held responsible for violations created by its
users and/or customers. These violations include, but are not limited to:
copyright violation, trademark violations, trade names or patents, or other
content which is in violation of any local, state or federal laws.



Sellers are solely responsible for obtaining express permission from
professional photographers, subjects, etc. to display images on our site. Images
labeled "PROOF" may not be posted anywhere on Arabianbreeders.net. If
there is a visible photographer's signature or label on the face of a photo, we
will not remove this information from the digital image that we display. If we
are informed of possible copyright violations created by sellers, we may, at
our sole discretion, remove disputed images from the site without refund or
prior notice to the offender. Arabianbreeders.net may, in appropriate
circumstances and at its own discretion, disable and/or terminate the accounts
of users who have infringed on the copyrights of others. If you are a
photographer, please be sure to contact your customer directly about their
inappropriate use of your photo.



If you believe that your intellectual property has been infringed on our site,
please provide Arabianbreeders.net with the following information:



* A description of the copyrighted work or other
intellectual property that you claim has been infringed.



* The link or other location where this property is being
displayed.



* Your name, business name, address, telephone number, and
email address.



* A statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that
the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the
law.



* A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that
the above information in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright
or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or
intellectual property owner's behalf.



* The signature of the owner or person authorized to act on
behalf of the owner of the copyright.





Arabianbreeders.net's Agent for notice of claims of copyright or other
intellectual property infringement or for other reasons described above can be
mailed as follows:



Arabianbreeders.net
c/o Heidi Phetteplace
PO Box 91
Linden, CA 95236