Please review these Terms and Conditions of Service (Terms and Conditions) carefully before registering with Truckstop.com. These Terms and Conditions apply to and govern
the Site, services offered on the Site and any additional services provided to you by Truckstop.com or any of its affiliates, agents, or representatives. Your registration with
Truckstop.com constitutes your agreement to be bound by all terms, conditions, and notices contained herein and as they may change, from time to time.
The term “you” as used in these Terms and Conditions refers to the individual registered with Truckstop.com or accessing and using the Site, and if you are accessing and using
the Site on behalf of a corporation, partnership, limited liability company, or other business entity, then you also includes that entity and all individuals gaining access through its
account with Truckstop.com. Please note that these Terms and Conditions contain waivers by you of certain rights you have against us, our affiliates, and our or their directors and
The terms “us,” “our,” or “we” as used in these Terms and Conditions refer to Truckstop.com and Internet Truckstop® L.L.C., a Delaware limited liability company, and each of
their agents, affiliates, directors and representatives.
The term “Site” as used in these Terms and Conditions refers to Truckstop.com.
1. ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS
These Terms and Conditions constitute an agreement between you and us. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU HAVE READ THESE TERMS AND
CONDITIONS CAREFULLY, UNDERSTAND EACH OF THEM AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ALL OF THEM. By accepting these Terms and Conditions once, you
agree that you will be bound by them each and every time you use our Site, our services, materials and information provided by us to you, or otherwise interact with us. If you do
not agree to these Terms and Conditions, you may not access or otherwise use our Site, services, or any materials or information provided to you by us.
2. CHANGES TO TERMS AND CONDITIONS
We reserve the right, in our sole discretion and with or without notice, to change, modify, add or remove any portion of these Terms and Conditions, in whole or in part, at any
time. Notification of these Terms and Conditions will be posted on the Site. Your continued use of the Site or any materials or information provided to you by us after such
changes are posted will constitute your agreement to such changed Terms and Conditions. Please check the Terms and Conditions periodically for changes.
3. CHANGES TO SERVICE
We may change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of our Site or services at any time. We may also impose limits or restrictions on certain services, features or content or restrict
your access to parts or all of our Site without notice or liability.
By registering with us, you agree to pay us all subscription, service and use fees, if any, that we charge as disclosed on our Site or otherwise by us. All fees must be paid in U.S.
*All members receive the IT Internet Truckstop® bi-monthly magazine with their subscription. (Magazine is a non-deductable $4.95 value that is included with the membership
5. REFUND POLICY
Internet Truckstop® will refund payments made only for accounts which do not have usage during that billing cycle. We do not pro-rate for partial usage during a billing cycle.
6. APPROPRIATE USE
By registering with Truckstop.com, you represent, warrant and covenant that (1) you are at least 21 years of age; (2) you are or represent a bona fide carrier, or are a bona
fide shipper or intermediary; (3) your access of the Site and use of information and materials provided to you by us is for commercial purposes and is limited to moving freight by
truck via our freight-matching service and/or using the other services offered by us to you on our Site; (4) your commercial purpose in accessing and using the Site or any
information or materials provided to you by us is not to directly or indirectly compete with or gain a competitive advantage in relation to Truckstop.com or any of its affiliates; (5)
you will not permit non-registered users to use the Site or any materials or information provided to you by us without the express permission of Truckstop.com; and (6) you will
not disclose your Truckstop.com password or provide access to your Truckstop.com account to non-registered users without the express permission of Truckstop.com.
By violating these warranties, you risk having your account terminated by Truckstop.com without warning and, in addition to being subject to any other legal remedies that may
be available under these Terms and Conditions, or that may be available under state and/or federal law, Truckstop.com may, in its sole discretion, elect to assess you a penalty in
the amount of $1.00 for each unauthorized access or use of the Site by you or by a third party using your Truckstop.com password or accessing your account without the
permission of Truckstop.com. To the extent we may have to sue you to enforce any of these Terms and Conditions, or other violations committed by you while accessing or using
the Site or any materials or information provided by us to you, you expressly agree to bear the costs of that enforcement, including without limitation, all related attorneys’ fees.
7. PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
The content and software used on the Site and the Site layout and design are the sole and exclusive property of Truckstop.com. Content and other information and material on
the Site or otherwise provided to you by us is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets, and other proprietary rights and laws. You may use the
information and material on our Site or otherwise provided to you by us only for personal or commercial use as described in these Terms and Conditions. Unless expressly
authorized by us, you may not reproduce, modify, distribute, transmit, republish, display, perform, rent, sell, license, edit, or create derivative works from, any of the content or
other material on the Site or otherwise provided to you by us. You may not copy or retrieve data or other content from the Site or otherwise provided to you by us - either
manually or by use of automatic devices - for the purpose of creating or compiling, directly or indirectly, a collection, database, or directory without written permission from us.
You may not use meta tags or other hidden text utilizing Truckstop.com’s name or trademarks, nor may you use framing techniques to enclose any portion of the Truckstop.com
Site, without Truckstop.com’s express, written permission.
8. SUBMISSION OF CONTENT TO THE SITE
By submitting content to this Site, you:
- Grant Truckstop.com and its affiliates and licensees the right to use, reproduce, display, perform, adapt, modify, distribute, and promote the content on the Site in any
form for any purpose;
- Warrant and represent that the content is accurate, and that the posting and use of your content by Truckstop.com will not infringe or violate the rights of any third party;
- Warrant and represent that you will not upload, post or transmit to or distribute or otherwise publish through our Site, any material which: (i) restricts or inhibits any other
user from using or enjoying our Site, (ii) is unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, offensive, pornographic, profane, sexually explicit or
indecent, (iii) constitutes or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate law, (iv) violates, plagiarizes or
infringes the rights of third parties, including, without limitation, copyright, trademark, patent, rights of privacy or publicity or any other proprietary right, (v) constitutes
defamatory or libelous statements, (vi) contains a computer virus or other harmful component, (vii) constitutes or contains false or misleading indications of origin or
statements of fact, or (viii) is inappropriate for the purpose of our Site. We retain the right to review any material submitted for posting on our Site and have the sole and
absolute right to determine whether that material complies with these Terms and Conditions.
Internet Truckstop® does not sell and/or trade any of our customer’s information to third parties. However, we will from time to time email and/or fax you information from
companies on their behalf that offer services that we feel could help your business.
Information that is collected that is deemed to be confidential (credit card numbers and associated card data, social security numbers, tax identification numbers) will also be
collected using secure socket layer (SSL) protocol, which encrypts data sent from your browser to our servers. This data is then also encrypted in our databases, and only
accessible by authorized staff within the Internet Truckstop® organization.
We reserve the right to assign our rights and obligations under these Terms and Conditions to one or more of our affiliates or to any successor entity by way of merger,
consolidation, or otherwise. You are not entitled to assign your account registration or any of your rights or responsibilities under these Terms and Conditions without our express
written consent. These Terms and Conditions will inure to the benefit of, be binding upon, and be enforceable by our successors and assigns.
11. THIRD-PARTY SITES
The Site contains links to other Sites on the Internet. These other Sites are not under the control of Truckstop.com, and we are not responsible for the accuracy of information on
12. CONSENT TO ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS
You acknowledge that Truckstop.com is an Internet-based business and that our services are available through the Internet. You agree to receive documentation and information
provided by us primarily through our Site and through e-mail provided to you via the Internet. Any information or materials that we provide to you by telephone, U.S. mail,
facsimile or other means does not constitute a waiver of this agreement. To maintain an account with us, you will need to be able to access our Site on the Internet, which requires
Internet access and a Web browser, as well as an Internet e-mail account. No additional hardware or software requirements should be necessary. In the event of a change in the
hardware or software requirements necessary to access our Site, notice will be displayed on our Site prior to the implementation of such a change. You acknowledge that you have
the appropriate computer equipment to use our Site and to receive e-mail via the Internet and understand that you may incur certain operational costs in connection with your use
of the Internet, such as monthly fees for a service provider, for which you are solely responsible. You solely and expressly agree to undertake the obligation to notify us of
changes in your electronic contact information.
13. CONFIDENTIAL OR CONTRACTUALLY IMPLIED RELATIONSHIP EXISTS WITH TRUCKSTOP.COM
You acknowledge that by registering with us, submitting information to us for posting or any other purposes, using information or materials provided by us to you, or using the
Site and our services, no confidential, fiduciary, contractually implied or other relationship is created between you and us other than the express contractual relationship set forth
in these Terms and Conditions.
14. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Truckstop.com facilitates the movement of freight by maintaining an online freight-matching service for use by carriers and shippers, but Truckstop.com does not arrange for the
movement of freight. All such arrangements are made by the users of the Site, and any terms and conditions of such freight movement are solely between the carrier and the
shipper. No agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer, or franchisee-franchisor relationship is intended or created by your use of the Site or by these Terms and Conditions.
Your use of the Site and any information or materials provided by us to you is at your own risk. While we make reasonable efforts to post and supply accurate and timely
information, we make no representations or warranties of the accuracy of content on the Site or content otherwise provided to you by us through an alternatives means and assume
no liability or responsibility for inaccuracies, errors, or omissions in such content. Without limiting the foregoing in any way, Truckstop.com makes no representations or
warranties whatsoever regarding the quality, qualifications, safety, accident history, vehicle history, criminal or civil liability history, creditworthiness, or experience of any of the
carriers, shippers, or any other users of the Site; and, in addition, by using the Site, you acknowledge and agree that Truckstop.com does not, and has no duty to, conduct any
investigations or evaluations with regard to any of the foregoing. You fully and completely assume all risk of using the Site and any information or materials provided by or made
available on the Site by Truckstop.com or any other user of the Site.
Neither Truckstop.com nor any other party involved in the creation, distribution, or display of the Site or any other materials or information provided to you by us is liable for any
lost profits or any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, or consequential damages that result from the use, or inability to use, the Site or any other materials provided to you
by us, even in the event of our negligence. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, AND TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL
CONTENT AND SERVICES PROVIDED TO YOU ON THE SITE OR BY US THROUGH ANY OTHER MEANS ARE DELIVERED AS IS AND AS AVAILABLE,
WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT.
Truckstop.com does not warrant that the Site or its server(s) are free of viruses or other harmful components that may infect or damage your computer equipment or other property
as a result of your accessing, browsing, and/or using the Site, downloading information, or printing information from the Site.
15. USER’S INDEMNIFICATION
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Truckstop.com and its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, employees, contractors, officers, and directors from all liabilities,
claims, and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, made by any third party that arise from your use or misuse of the Site or any other materials or information provided by us to you
(whether such material or information originates from Truckstop.com or from a third party, including, without limitation, other users of the Site), your breach of these Terms and
Conditions, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.
16. GOVERNING LAW
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed under the laws of the State of Idaho without regard to that state’s conflicts of law rules. By registering with and
using the Truckstop.com Site or other services provided by us, you expressly agree that the exclusive jurisdiction for any claim or action arising out of or relating to these Terms
and Conditions or your use of the Truckstop.com Site or other information or materials provided by us to you is under state or federal courts located in the State of Idaho and that
all claims or actions will be brought in those courts, and you further agree and submit to the exercise of personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating any such
claim or action.
17. SEVERABILITY AND INTEGRATION
These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Truckstop.com with respect to the Site and supersede any prior or contemporaneous communication
(whether oral, written, or electronic) between you and Truckstop.com with respect to the Site. These Terms and Conditions also govern and are incorporated into any additional
agreement or arrangement between you and us, including without limitation any agreement relating to the collection, compilation and supply of data from Truckstop.com. If any
part of these Terms and Conditions is held void, invalid, or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed to reflect the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining
portions shall remain in full force and effect.
18. OUR RIGHT TO TERMINATE ACCOUNT
Truckstop.com reserves the right to terminate your account and access to all or part of the Site, and remove any materials, information and data that you have posted on our Site,
in our sole discretion, without notice, at any time and for any reason, including, without limitation (1) a breach of these Terms and Conditions (2) unauthorized use of your user
name(s) or password(s) or account(s) or (3) unauthorized use of any information or materials provided to you by us.