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Use of Information and Services

V7N.com and its agents assume no responsibility for any consequence relating directly or indirectly to any action or inaction you take based on the information, services or other material on this site. While V7N.com strives to keep the information on this site accurate, complete, and up-to-date, V7N.com and its suppliers cannot guarantee, and will not be responsible for any damage or loss related to, the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information.


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Unless otherwise noted, all of the writing within V7N.com is the copyrighted property of V7N.com. This copyrighted material includes all writing by staff, and some of the artwork, drawings and logos. You may print out any articles and activities for your personal use only. Materials may not be reproduced on another website, book, or publication without express written permission. Any reproduction or editing by any means mechanical or electronic without the explicit written permission of V7N.com is expressly prohibited. Certain names, logos, phrases, and artwork on these pages may constitute trademarks of V7N.com or its sponsors. The mark V7N.com and the contents of its website are the sole property of V7N.com. Reproduction in whole or in part is strictly prohibited without written permission of V7N.com. V7N.com also cannot guarantee that all content and material appearing in the V7N.com website is not infringing on any registered or non-registered copyrights.

User Contributions

Users who post materials to this site (e.g., bulletin boards, chat rooms, blogs, and etc.) agree to abide by the following rules: (1) users may not post or transmit material that is libelous, defamatory, obscene, fraudulent, harmful, threatening, abusive or hateful, that violates the property rights of others (including without limitation infringing use of a copyright or trademark), that violates the privacy or publicity right of others, or that is in violation of applicable laws; (2) users may not interfere with other users use and enjoyment of this site; (3) users may not use this site to conduct any activity that is illegal or that violates the rights of others; (4) users may not use this site to advertise or sell products or services to others, unless expressly agreed to in writing between V7N.com and the user; and (5) users must immediately inform V7N.com if they have reason to believe that a user is infringing any copyrighted materials. A user posting material represents that such material is unique to the user or used with permission of the copyright holder, and assigns to V7N.com ownership of such material. All users posting material to the website expressly transmit their copyright ownership to V7N.com.

V7N.com has no responsibility for the content of any material posted by users, but V7N.com reserves the right in its sole discretion to (i) edit or delete any documents, information or other material submitted to or appearing on this site, and (ii) refuse access to the site to any user that violates this agreement. Bulletin boards, chat rooms and blogs, etc., contain the opinions and views of other V7N.com users. V7N.com is not responsible for the accuracy of any messages on this site and you should always consult a physician or other qualified health care provider before relying on any information found on this site.

Links to Other Web Sites

This site may include links to other Internet websites solely as a convenience to users. V7N.com does not endorse any such sites or the information, material, products or services contained on, or accessible through the sites, and you access and use such sites, including information, material, products and services therein, solely at your own risk.

Disclaimer of Warranty

V7N.com and its suppliers disclaim all express and implied warranties with regard to the information, services, and materials contained on this site, including without limitation any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. All such information, services, and materials are provided “as is” and “as available” without warranty of any kind.

Limitation of Liability

In no event shall V7N.com or its suppliers be liable for any special, indirect, punitive, incidental, exemplary or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, business, data or profits, litigation and the like, whether based on breach of contract, tort (including negligence), product liability or otherwise, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. With respect to goods or services purchased through this site, V7N.com’s liability, in any case, is expressly limited to replacement of defective goods, or, at V7N.com’s election, to the repayment or crediting of buyer with an amount equal to the purchase price of the goods. You acknowledge and agree that the limitations set forth above are fundamental elements of this agreement and the site would not be provided to you absent such limitations. Some state statutes might apply regarding limitation of liability.


You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless V7N.com, its affiliates and suppliers from any liability, loss, claim and expense (including attorneys’ reasonable fees) related to (i) your violation of this agreement, and (ii) your posting of material to this site.

Proprietary Rights

All materials on this site (as well as the organization and layout of the site) are owned and copyrighted by V7N.com or its suppliers and may be accessed, downloaded or printed for your personal, non-commercial use only. Without the prior written permission of V7N.com or its suppliers, you may not copy, distribute or transfer any material on this site, in whole or in part.

Changes to Site

V7N.com and its suppliers may make improvements or changes in the information, services, products, and other materials on this site, or terminate this site, at any time without notice. V7N.com may modify this agreement at any time, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modified agreement. Accordingly, you agree to review the agreement periodically, and your continued access or use of this site shall be deemed your acceptance of the modified agreement.


This agreement and the resolution of any dispute related to this Agreement or the site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Illinois in the United States of America, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.

V7N.com’s failure to insist upon strict enforcement of any provision of this agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Any legal action or proceeding between V7N.com and you related to this agreement shall be brought exclusively in a federal or state court of competent jurisdiction venued in Illinois, in the county of Cook, in the city of Chicago.

Privacy Policy

V7N.com respects your privacy. You will never have to register or provide any personal information in order to browse our website and read the V7N.com discussion boards (however, registration may be required for posting on the discussion boards and for entering our contests).

Information About You

V7N.com may from time to time ask you to provide information about yourself to us on a voluntary basis, through surveys, polls, and as a requirement for entry into V7N.com contests. This information may include your name, address, telephone number, zip code, email address, sex, age range, the types of equipment you use, planned purchases, and what kinds business you run.

V7N.com aggregates this information to determine trends, preferences, and demographics about the contracting community in general. We will use this aggregated information to study the trends of our user community. Occasionally we may provide this aggregate data to the sponsors of V7N.com. Specific information such as name, email address, or other contact information will never be shared with sponsors.

Your Email Address

No one enjoys unsolicited email, or spam. However, V7N.com may use your email address to send you information about V7N.com that we think you might be interested in. You can opt-out from V7N.com by letting us know. V7N.com will never sell or share your email address with any outside source without your permission.


We use third-party companies to serve ads and collect non-personally identifiable information (e.g., the pages you visit, and which links you click, which ads you see and click on, and the categories of search terms you enter) when you visit our web site. These companies may use the information outlined above (which does not include your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. These companies often use a cookie or third party web beacon to collect this information. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here. Additionally you can you can control your level of participation in ScorecardResearch market research programs, along with other research programs that are operated by Full Circle Studies, Inc., or its affiliates here.