Terms of Service

Your Route1520 Account and Site.
If you create an account on the Website, you are responsible for maintaining the security of your account, and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any other actions taken in connection with the account. You must not use your account to post information or opinions in a misleading or unlawful manner, including in a manner intended to trade on the name or reputation of others, and Route1520 reserves the right to change or remove any posts or comments that it considers inappropriate or unlawful, or otherwise likely to cause Route1520 liability. You must immediately notify Route1520 of any unauthorized uses of your account or any other breaches of security related to your account. Route1520 will not be liable for any acts or omissions by you, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions.

Responsibility of Contributors.
If you post on the forums, comment on an article, post material to the Website, post links on the Website, or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available by means of the Website (any such material, “Content”), you are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content. That is the case regardless of whether the Content in question constitutes text, graphics, an audio file, or computer software. By making Content available, you represent and warrant that:

  • the downloading, copying and use of the Content will not infringe the proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark or trade secret rights, of any third party;
  • if your employer has rights to intellectual property you create, you have either (i) received permission from your employer to post or make available the Content, including but not limited to any software, or (ii) secured from your employer a waiver as to all rights in or to the Content;
  • you have fully complied with any third-party licenses relating to the Content, and have done all things necessary to successfully pass through to end users any required terms;
  • the Content does not contain or install any viruses, worms, malware, Trojan horses or other harmful or destructive content;
  • the Content is not spam, is not machine- or randomly-generated, and does not contain unethical or unwanted commercial content designed to drive traffic to third party sites or boost the search engine rankings of third party sites, or to further unlawful acts (such as phishing) or mislead recipients as to the source of the material (such as spoofing);
  • the Content is not pornographic, does not contain threats or incite violence towards individuals or entities, and does not violate the privacy or publicity rights of any third party;

By submitting Content to Route1520 for inclusion on the Website, you grant Route1520 a world-wide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish the Content solely for the purpose of displaying, distributing and promoting the Content on the Website. If you delete Content, Route1520 will use reasonable efforts to remove it from the Website, but you acknowledge that caching or references to the Content may not be made immediately unavailable. Without limiting any of those representations or warranties, Route1520 has the right (though not the obligation) to, in Route1520’s sole discretion (i) refuse or remove any content that, in Route1520’s sole opinion, violates any Route1520 or Website policy or is in any way harmful or objectionable, or (ii) terminate or deny access to and use of the Website to any individual or entity for any reason, in Route1520’s sole discretion. Route1520 will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid.

Payment and Renewal.

General Terms.
Optional paid services are or may become available on the Website (any such services, an “Upgrade”). By selecting an Upgrade you agree to pay Route1520 the subscription fees indicated for that service. Payments will be charged on a pre-pay basis on the day you sign up for an Upgrade and will cover the use of that service for period as indicated. Upgrade fees are not refundable.

Automatic Renewal.
Unless you notify Route1520 before the end of the applicable subscription period that you want to cancel an Upgrade, your Upgrade subscription will automatically renew and you authorize us to collect the then-applicable annual or monthly subscription fee for such Upgrade (as well as any taxes) using any credit card or other payment mechanism we have on record for you.

Coaching, Not Counseling.
Some of the content on this site, including content you may purchase, may include coaching from Route1520 employees, owners, officers, or agents. This coaching is advice based upon the life experiences of the advisor. These advisors are not licensed counselors, have received no formal counseling training, and offer their opinions solely from their own experiences and insights. Route1520 makes no warranty regarding these opinions, and you understand that they are no substitute for treatment from a licensed counselor or physician.

Responsibility of Website Visitors.
Route1520 has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material posted to the Website, and cannot therefore be responsible for that material’s content, use or effects. By operating the Website, Route1520 does not represent or imply that it endorses the material there posted, or that it believes such material to be accurate, useful or non-harmful. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. The Website may contain content that contains technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors. Articles and posts on the Website may not be posted by counselors or other licensed professionals, and Route1520 makes no warranty regarding the quality of the advice in Website content. You agree to use this content at your own risk. Route1520 disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of the Website, or from any use of the content by those visitors of content there posted.

Content Posted on Other Websites.
We have not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, made available through the websites and webpages to which the Website and its users link, and that link to the Website. Route1520 does not have any control over those webpages that we do not own, and is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to a website or webpage we do not own, Route1520 does not represent or imply that it endorses such website or webpage. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Route1520 disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of websites and webpages we do not own.

Community Content Rules.
From time to time, the Website’s owners and administrators may post additional rules and guidelines for posting in forum discussions, commenting on articles, and other participation in the TrueBlueTribe community. These rules are incorporated into the Agreement by reference, and you must abide by any such rules to continue using the Website. These rules may be changed, altered, or otherwise amended at the sole discretion of Route1520.

Copyright Infringement and DMCA Policy.
As Route1520 asks others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by the Website violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify Route1520 in accordance with Route1520’s Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) Policy. Route1520 will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material. Route1520 will terminate a visitor’s access to and use of the Website if, under appropriate circumstances, the visitor is determined to be a repeat infringer of the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of Route1520 or others. In the case of such termination, Route1520 will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid to Route1520.

Intellectual Property.
This Agreement does not transfer from Route1520 to you any Route1520 or third party intellectual property, and all right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with Route1520. Route1520, the Route1520.com logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with Route1520.com, or the Website are trademarks or registered trademarks of Route1520. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Website may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Website grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any Route1520 or third-party trademarks.

Route1520 reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of this Agreement. It is your responsibility to check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Website following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes. Route1520 may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the Website (including the release of new resources). Such new features and/or services shall be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

Route1520 may terminate your access to all or any part of the Website at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement or your account (if you have one), you may simply discontinue using the Website. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability. Disclaimer of Warranties. The Website is provided “as is”. Route1520 and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Neither Route1520 nor its suppliers and licensors, makes any warranty that the Website will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. You understand that you read, download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, the Website at your own discretion and risk.

Limitation of Liability.
In no event will Route1520, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement for substitute products or services; (iii) for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data; or (iv) for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to Route1520 under this agreement during the twelve (12) month period prior to the cause of action. Route1520 shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.

General Representation and Warranty.
You represent and warrant that (i) your use of the Website will be in strict accordance with the Route1520 Privacy Policy, with this Agreement and with all applicable laws and regulations (including without limitation any local laws or regulations in your country, state, city, or other governmental area, regarding online conduct and acceptable content, and including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside) and (ii) your use of the Website will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Route1520, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective members, 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 your violation of this Agreement.

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between Route1520 and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of Route1520, or by the posting by Route1520 of a revised version. Except to the extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise, this Agreement, any access to or use of the Website will be governed by the laws of the state of Alabama and the proper venue for any disputes arising out of or relating to any of the same will be the state and federal courts located in Jefferson County, Alabama. Except for claims for injunctive or equitable relief or claims regarding intellectual property rights (which may be brought in any competent court without the posting of a bond), any dispute arising under this Agreement shall be finally settled by binding arbitration according to the rules of the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”). The arbitration shall take place in Birmingham, Alabama, and the arbitral decision may be enforced in any court. The prevailing party in any action or proceeding to enforce this Agreement shall be entitled to costs and attorneys’ fees. If any part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties’ original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. You may assign your rights under this Agreement to any party that consents to, and agrees to be bound by, its terms and conditions; Route1520 may assign its rights under this Agreement without condition. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns.