Terms of Use

ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

This website located at www.goldenbeltarts.com (“Website”) is owned and operated by LRC Properties, LLC, its affiliates, successors or assigns (individually and jointly hereafter referred to as the “Developer”). Scientific Properties is a commercial real estate development company focused on comprehensive, community-based urban real estate development. This website provides users with access to information and materials about the Golden Belt community and certain online forms. These materials may include rental applications and forms and other information related to certain products and services (“Products and Services”) offered by the Developer or by the Golden Belt community. The Website also contains text, pictures, graphics, logos, button items, images, works of authorship, and other content, which collectively along with all information and material about the Golden Belt community, the Developer,and Products and Services, are hereafter referred to as “Content”. This Website is intended for use only by users who are at least 18 years of age.

PLEASE NOTE: Your access to and use of this Website are subject to these terms of use (“Terms of Use”), as well as all applicable laws and regulations. Please read these Terms of Use carefully. If you do not accept and agree to be bound by all of these Terms of Use, you are not authorized to access or otherwise use this Website or any information, Content or Products and Services contained on this Website. Your access to and use of this Website constitutes your acceptance of and agreement to abide by each of these terms and conditions set forth below. These Terms of Use may be changed, modified, supplemented or updated by the Developer from time to time without advance notice by posting here and you will be bound by any such changed, modified, supplemented or updated Terms of Use if you continue to use this Website after such changes are posted. Unless otherwise indicated, any new Content or Products and Services added to this Website will also be subject to these Terms of Use effective upon the date of any such addition. You are encouraged to review the Website and these Terms of Use periodically for updates and changes.

If you have any questions about these Terms of Use, please contact us as described on www.goldenbeltarts.com.

Limited License and Site Access; All Rights Reserved—The Developer hereby grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this Website, but not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with the express written consent of the Developer. The downloading of application forms is expressly permitted however. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this Website or the Content; any collection and use of any listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this Website or the Content; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This Website or any portion of this Website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the express written consent of the Developer. 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 the Developer without its express written consent. You may not use any meta-tags or any other hidden text utilizing any of the Developer’s name(s) or service marks without the express written consent of their owners. The Developer (or the respective third party owners of Content) retains all right, title, and interest in this Website and any Content, features, Products and Services offered on this Website, including any and all intellectual property rights. The Developer (or the respective third party owners of Content) reserves all rights not expressly granted. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by the Developer.

Availability of Products and Services—Due to offers that are limited in time or availability, certain Products and Services described on this Website may not be available to all users. EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY STATED HEREIN, THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE IS NOT AN OFFER TO SELL OR LEASE BY DEVELOPER.

This Website may provide certain summary descriptions or other helpful information regarding Products and Services. The Developer and the Golden Belt businesses and organizations attempt to be as accurate as possible; however, any such materials are intended to generally describe the Products and Services and are subject in all respects to the specific terms and conditions of the actual lease or product/service agreement to which they refer.

Copyright—Except as otherwise expressly stated, all Content appearing on this Website is the copyrighted work of the Developer, the Golden Belt businesses and organizations or third party content suppliers and are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement and assembly) of all Content is also the exclusive property of Developer and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.

You may download information from this Website and print out a hard copy for your personal use provided that you keep intact and do not remove or alter any copyright or other notice (e.g., trademark, patent, etc.) contained in the information. Except as otherwise expressly stated herein, you may not alter, modify, copy, distribute (for compensation or otherwise), transmit, display, perform, reproduce, reuse, post, publish, license, frame, download, store for subsequent use, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information or Content obtained from this Website, in whole or in part, including any text, images, audio, and video in any manner, without the prior written authorization of the Developer or any applicable third party suppliers. The use of Content, including images, by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by the Developer. Any unauthorized use of text or images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and applicable regulations and statutes. Neither the Developer nor its affiliates warrants or represents that your use of Content, Products and Services or any other materials displayed on this Website will not infringe rights of third parties. If you believe that any Content on this Website violates or infringes upon your intellectual property rights pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), please notify us immediately as at info@lrcprop.com with all specifics necessary for us to consider and respond to your complaint. You may be asked to provide additional information and follow additional procedures for us to act on your complaint.

Trademarks and Service Marks—Certain trademarks, including “LRC Propoerties”, “Golden Belt” and “GB” are the service marks and trademarks of the Developer. The domain name for this Website, all page headers, custom graphics, and button icons are service marks, trademarks, logos, and/or trade dress of the Developer or businesses or organizations in the Golden Belt community. All other trademarks, service marks, trade dress, product names, company names or logos, whether registered or not, on the Website are the property of their respective owners. In addition to complying with all applicable laws, you agree that you will not use any such trademarks, service marks, trade dress, or other logos from this Website without the prior written authorization of the Developer.

Ownership of information submitted via this Website—With the exception of any personal data or information you submit (which shall be maintained in accordance with our Privacy Policy Statement), any information you transmit to the Developer via this Website, whether by direct entry, submission, email or otherwise, including data, questions, comments, or suggestions, will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and will become the property of the Developer. Such information may be used for any purpose, including, without limitation, reproduction, solicitations, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting. Developer and the Golden Belt businesses and organizations shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to the Developer via this Website or by any other means for any purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation, developing and marketing products using such information.

Connection Requirements—You are responsible for providing and maintaining, at your own risk, option and expense, any hardware, software and communication lines required to access and use this Website, and the Developer reserves the right to change the access configuration of this Website at any time without prior notice.

Prohibited Use—Any use or attempted use of this Website (i) for any unlawful, unauthorized, fraudulent or malicious purpose, or (ii) that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any server, or the network(s) connected to any server, or (iii) that could interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Website, or (iv) to gain unauthorized access to any other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any server or systems through hacking, password mining or any other means, or (v) to access systems, data or information not intended by the Developer to be made accessible to a user, or (vi) to attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available by the Developer, or (vii) for any use other than the business purpose for which it was intended, is prohibited.

In addition, in connection with your use of the Website, you agree you will not:

a) Upload or transmit any message, information, data, text, software or images, or other content (“Material”) that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, or otherwise objectionable, or that may invade another’s right of privacy or publicity;

b) Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others or impersonate any person or entity, including, without limitation, any representative of the Developer, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

c) Upload or transmit any material that you do not have a right to reproduce, display or transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as nondisclosure agreements);

d) Upload files that contain viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancel-bots, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer or property of another;

e) Delete any author attributions, legal notices or proprietary designations or labels that you upload to any communication feature;

f) Use the Website’s communication features in a manner that adversely affects the availability of its resources to other users (e.g., excessive shouting, use of all caps, or flooding continuous posting of repetitive text);

g) Upload or transmit any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes” or any other form of solicitation, commercial or otherwise;

h) Violate any applicable local, state, national or international law;

i) Upload or transmit any material that infringes any patent, trademark, service mark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party;

j) Delete or revise any material posted by any other person or entity;

k) Manipulate or otherwise display the Website by using framing, mirroring or similar navigational technology or directly link to any portion of the Website other than the main homepage, www.goldenbeltarts.com, in accordance with the Limited License and Site Access outlined above;

l) Probe, scan, test the vulnerability of or breach the authentication measures of, this Website or any related networks or systems;

m) Register, subscribe, attempt to register, attempt to subscribe, unsubscribe, or attempt to unsubscribe, any party for any Products and Services if you are not expressly authorized by such party to do so; or

n) Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses.

The Developer reserves the right to take whatever lawful actions it may deem appropriate in response to actual or suspected violations of the foregoing, including, without limitation, the suspension or termination of the user’s access and/or account. The Developer may cooperate with legal authorities and/or third parties in the investigation of any suspected or alleged crime or civil wrong. Except as may be expressly limited by the Privacy Policy Statement, the Developer reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as the Developer deems necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in the Developer’s sole discretion.

Right to Monitor—The Developer neither actively monitors general use of this Website under normal circumstances nor exercises editorial control over the content of any third party’s website, email transmission, news group, or other material created or accessible over or through this Website. However, the Developer does reserve the right to monitor such use at any time as it deems appropriate and to remove any materials that, in the Developer’s sole discretion, may be illegal, may subject the Developer to liability, may violate these Terms of Use, or are, in the sole discretion of the Developer, inconsistent with the Developer’s purpose for this Website.

No Developer Editorial Control of Third Party Content; No Statement as to Accuracy—To the extent that any of the Content included in the Website is provided by third party content providers, Developer has no editorial control or responsibility over such Content. Therefore, any opinions, statements, products, services or other information expressed or made available by third party suppliers on this Website are those of such third party suppliers including, without limitation, the businesses and organizations of the Golden Belt community. The Developer does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, statement or other information provided by any third party, or represent or warrant that your use of the Content displayed on this Website or referenced content or service providers will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with Developer.

Links to Third Party Websites—This Website may contain hyperlinks to other sites owned and operated by parties other than the Developer. Such hyperlinks are provided only for ready reference and ease of use. The Developer does not control such websites and cannot be held responsible for their content or accuracy and does not endorse these sites unless specifically stated. In the event this Website provides hyperlinks to other websites that are not owned, operated or maintained by the Developer, you acknowledge and agree that the Developer is not responsible for and is not liable for the content, products, services or other materials on or available from such websites. The Developer accepts no liability for any information, products, advertisements, content, services or software accessible through these third party websites or for any action you may take as a result of linking to any such website. Any such websites are likely to set forth specific terms of use and privacy policies that you should review. The Developer is under no obligation to maintain any link on this Website and may remove a link at any time in its sole discretion for any reason whatsoever. The Developer shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damages or losses caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on such content, products, services or other materials available on or through any such website. Developer is not responsible for the privacy practices of any other websites.

Website Privacy Policy Statement—Our Website Privacy Policy Statement describes the details of the Developer’s information practices and procedures for personal information collected at this Website. The Developer strongly urges you to read our Website Privacy Policy Statement.

Disclaimer—Content and other information contained on this Website has been prepared by the Developer as a convenience to its users and is not intended to constitute advice or recommendations upon which a user may rely. The Developer has used reasonable efforts in collecting, preparing and providing quality information and material, but makes no warranty or guarantee about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the Content or other information contained in or linked to this Website or any other Website maintained by the Developer. Users relying on information from this Website do so at their own risk.

The information and descriptions contained herein are not intended to be complete descriptions of the terms, exclusions and conditions applicable to the Products and Services, but are provided solely for general informational purposes; please refer to the actual lease or the relevant product or services agreement for complete terms and conditions. Should you lease a property from the Developer or purchase a product or service from a third party, the terms and conditions applicable to that transaction will govern such rental or purchase, as applicable, and your use of this Website does not affect that purchase in any manner.

YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. ALL CONTENT, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” OR “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, AND THE DEVELOPER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND SATISFACTORY QUALITY. THE DEVELOPER MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE CONTENT IS ACCURATE, TIMELY, UNINTERRUPTED, VIRUS-FREE OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT ANY SUCH PROBLEMS WILL BE CORRECTED.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE DEVELOPER WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PRODUCTS, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, EVEN IF THE DEVELOPER HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITIES OF THOSE DAMAGES, RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR CONTENT, THE COST OF OBTAINING SUBSTITUTE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY LOSS OF DATA, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OBTAINED FROM PURCHASES OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH THE WEBSITE, OR STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY, OR ANY OTHER MATTER RELATED TO THE WEBSITE, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR CONTENT. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE IS PREDICATED UPON YOUR WAIVER OF ANY RIGHT TO SUE THE DEVELOPER DIRECTLY OR TO PARTICIPATE IN A CLASS ACTION SUIT FOR ANY LOSSES OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE.

Some jurisdictions do not permit the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, therefore, some of the limitations above may not apply to you.

CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MAY HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.

Notices—Any notices to you from the Developer regarding the Website or these Terms of Use will be posted on this Website or made by email or regular mail.

Electronic Communications—When you visit this Website or send emails to the Developer, you are communicating with the Developer electronically. You consent to receive communications from the Developer electronically. The Developer will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on this Website. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that the Developer provides to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. You further agree that any notices provided by the Developer electronically are deemed to be given and received on the date the Developer transmits any such electronic communication as described in these Terms of Use.

GENERAL PROVISIONS

Entire Agreement—These Terms of Use, the Privacy Policy Statement, and other policies the Developer may post on this Website constitute the entire agreement between the Developer and you in connection with your use of this Website, the Content and Products and Services, and this entire agreement supersedes any prior agreements between the Developer and you regarding use of this Website, including prior versions of these Terms of Use.

Governing Law; Jurisdiction; Venue; Severability of Provisions—The Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the State of North Carolina, USA and controlling United States Federal Law without regard to any conflicts of law provisions. All parts of these Terms of Use apply to the maximum extent permitted by law. The Developer and you both agree that if we cannot enforce a part of this contract as written, then that part will be replaced with terms that most closely match the intent of the part the Developer cannot enforce to the extent permitted by law. The invalidity of part of these Terms of Use will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions. The section headings are for convenience and do not have any force or effect.

Password Accounts, Passwords, and Security—If you have been given the option to open an account on this Website that will provide you with access to password protected portions of the Website and you elect to do so, you must complete the registration process by providing the Developer with current, complete and accurate information as prompted by the applicable registration form, and choose a password and user name. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account and for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to (a) immediately notify the Developer of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security of which you become aware, and (b) exit completely from your account at the end of each online session. The Developer will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. However, you could be held liable for losses incurred by the Developer or another party due to someone else using your account or password. You may not use anyone else’s account at any time, without the permission of the account holder.

No Agency Relationship—Neither these Terms of Use, nor any Content, materials, features, or Products and Services of this Website create any partnership, joint venture, employment, or other agency relationship between you and the Developer. You may not enter into any contract on our behalf or bind the Developer in any way.

Remedies—You agree that any violation, or threatened violation, by you of these Terms of Use constitutes an unlawful and unfair business practice that will cause the Developer irreparable and unquantifiable harm. You also agree that monetary damages would be inadequate for such harm and consent to the Developer obtaining any injunctive or equitable relief that the Developer deems necessary or appropriate. These remedies are in addition to any other remedies the Developer may have at law or in equity.