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Terms of Service (TOS), Privacy Policy, and DMCA

1. TOS You Can Understand

We understand how difficult is to simply press "I Agree" without fully knowing what it is you are agreeing to in a Terms of Service.

We want to let our users understand what we're all about. We have your success and interest at heart, but we do have rules that need to be followed for the security of all users that utilize this platform.

When you read Genuine Intelligence or "we" below, it refers to Genuine Intelligence, LLC, its affiliates, and agents.

Should you have other questions or concerns about this document, please send us an e-mail at damian@lookingforgm.com.

2. Full Acceptance of These Terms

By accessing or using LookingForGM.com in any way, whether you have created your own account or are just browsing around, you agree to and are bound by the terms and conditions written in this document.

If you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions contained in this document, do not access LookingForGM.com.

3. Living Document

This is a living document. If, for any reason, you believe that we've left something out that should be included, please contact us at damian@lookingforgm.com.

Changes may happen at any time and you are agreeing to abide by all changes without notice as you continue use of our services.

Your access and use of LookingForGM.com is always subject to the most current version of this document.

4. Breach of Terms

If you breach any of the terms and conditions in this document, your authorization to access or use LookingForGM.com automatically terminates. Any materials downloaded or printed from LookingForGM.com in violation of the Terms of Service must be immediately destroyed.

We may block, restrict, disable, suspend or terminate your access to all or part of LookingForGM.com at any time in our sole discretion, without prior notice or liability to you.

5. What information do we collect?

We collect the following personal data:

  • Name and Username
  • E-mail address
  • Phone Number (optional)

We only use your email address to provide communication between you and LookingForGM.com regarding its service. You will be required to have cookies enabled to use the LookingForGM.com website.

Your phone number is an optional addition in your profile (not required upon registration). We may potentially use this to create opt-out features that notify you of upcoming games, notifications, and messages. You will always be able to remove this information permanently.

Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above.

6. Access to your data

6.1 Who sees my password?

No one at LookingForGM.com has access to your password and no one will ask you for your password. Your password is encrypted and stored securely.

It is your sole responsibility to keep your email, password, and other sensitive information confidential. If you become aware of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security, you shall notify Genuine Intelligence immediately.

6.2 Who has access to my credit card information?

We do not have access to your credit card information. We use the very secure Stripe payment service. Read about their security measures on the Stripe Terms of Service.

6.3 Are children allowed to use the platform?

We hold the protection of children of extremely high importance. We never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.

6.4 Who can join my games, events, or campaigns?

By creating or joining a listing on LookingForGM.com, you understand that this is a public website that allows all users to access the content contained within it. By creating a listing or any other content on the site, any other member of the website is free and able to also join or access it unless otherwise indicated by you when applicable.

6.5 Who at Geunine Intelligence can access my data?

  • We restrict who at Genuine Intelligence can access customer data to only senior members of the team, and never to outside contractors.
  • We only do it in response to a customer support question, or to look at issues affecting the entire LookingForGM.com application.
  • We only do it in order to debug and fix the issue.
  • We never make changes to anything unless explicitly requested by a user.
  • We never share what we see with other customers or the general public.
  • We may give access to US authorities if requested in writing. We hope this never happens but we simply do not have the means to fight this in court should a situation arise.

6.6 How is my data protected?

We use software to house and secure your data for the use of this website. We implement best practices to provide security to your data and do not release any private information to 3rd parties or other members of this site. You do, however, agree to allow public viewing of information only as it relates to information that you sbumit for your public profile, which you can view and edit in your website profile page. We cannot guarantee that a sophisticated hacker cannot access other people’s data.

7. Intellectual Property Rights

7.1 Who owns LookingForGM.com Materials?

Genuine Intelligence materials are all the information, data, documents (e.g. white papers, press releases, datasheets, FAQs, etc.), communications, downloads, files, text, images, photographs, graphics, videos, webcasts, publications, content, tools, resources, software, code, programs and products on LookingForGM.com produced by Genuine Intelligence.

Genuine Intelligence materials are protected by copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets and all other intellectual property and proprietary rights, and any unauthorized use of Genuine Intelligence Materials may violate such laws and the Terms of Service.

You agree not to copy, republish, frame, download, transmit, modify, adapt, create derivative works based on, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, distribute, display, perform, license, sublicense or reverse engineer the LookingForGM.com service or Genuine Intelligence Materials or any portions of them.

You agree that you will not decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to discover the source code of the software. Any copying or redistribution of the software is prohibited, including any copying or reproduction of the software to any other server or location for further reproduction, redistribution or use on a service bureau basis. Any unauthorized use, copying or distribution of the software is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.

The trademarks, logos and service marks displayed on this Site are the property of Genuine Intelligence, LLC or other third parties. You are not permitted to use them without the prior written consent of Genuine Intelligence, LLC or such third party that may own the Marks. LookingForGM.com and the LookingForGM.com logo are trademarks of Genuine Intelligence, LLC.

Genuine Intelligence materials may not be modified or altered in any way.

Genuine Intelligence materials on LookingForGM.com may not be distributed or sold, rented, leased, licensed or otherwise made available to others.

You may not remove any copyright or other proprietary notices contained in Genuine Intelligence materials.

You may not copy or distribute any graphics in Genuine Intelligence materials apart from their accompanying text.

You will not quote or display Genuine Intelligence materials, or any portions thereof, out of context.

Genuine Intelligence reserves the right to revoke the authorization to view, download and print Genuine Intelligence materials available via LookingForGM.com at any time, and any such use shall be discontinued immediately upon notice from Genuine Intelligence.

The rights granted to you constitute a license and not a transfer of title.

Any Genuine Intelligence materials made available only upon payment of a fee may only be viewed, downloaded, and printed subject to your payment of such fee.

7.2 Whos owns the IP of my campaigns or other events?

Genuine Intelligence does not claim IP rights over campaigns or user-submitted resources hosted on LookingForGM.com unless specified in writing by the user. Each user is responsible for determining the IP of materials used with their account. However, upon submitting resources to the platform, you agree to allow Genuine Intelligence to make any changes necessary to the resources on the LookingForGM.com website at any time to allow us to improve accessibility and efficiency between the resources and the platform.

You acknowledge and agree that LookingForGM.com has no liability of any kind should anyone you granted access to your content modify, destroy, corrupt, copy or distribute it, or violate the Terms of Service or other limitations that you may impose on the use of your shared content.

Genuine Intelligence does not pre-screen user materials that users provide or use in their campaigns; however, Genuine Intelligence may remove any posted or submitted user materials from LookingForGM.com for any reason without notice in its sole discretion. By posting or submitting your user materials, you represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the intellectual property rights and other rights to your user materials as described in these Terms of Service, including all the rights necessary for you to post or submit your user materials.

In addition, by posting or otherwise submitting your user materials that contain images, photographs, pictures, videos, webcasts or that are otherwise graphical in whole or in part (“Images”), you represent and warrant that: (a) you own the copyright in such Images, or that you have obtained all necessary license(s) from the copyright owner(s) of such Images to use such Images, or portions thereof, in keeping with your use in connection with LookingForGM.com and as otherwise permitted by these Terms of Service; (b) you have the rights necessary to grant the licenses and sublicenses described in these Terms of Service; and (c) you have received consent from any and all persons depicted in such Images to use the Images as set forth in these Terms of Service, including the distribution, public display, public performance and reproduction of such Images.

You are solely and entirely responsible for all of your user materials that you post or otherwise submit via LookingForGM.com. You shall assume all risks associated with the use of your user materials including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of your user materials. Genuine Intelligence does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of your user materials. You acknowledge and agree that by accessing or using LookingForGM.com, you may be exposed to user materials from others that are offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable.

8. User Behavior Clauses

8.1 Use of LookingForGM.com

You agree that you shall not:

  • Collect, harvest, mine or engage in any other activity to obtain e-mail addresses, phone numbers, personal information or any other information about others.
  • Use or attempt to gain access to or use another’s user or company account, password, data, or computer systems or networks connected to any LookingForGM.com server, whether through hacking, password mining or any other means.
  • Access or attempt to access any material that you are not authorized to access. Make available any files containing materials where you do not own or control, or have not received the necessary licenses to, all intellectual property rights, rights of privacy and publicity and all other rights in and to such materials.
  • Use any materials in any manner that infringes any intellectual property rights or other rights of any party.
  • Disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise cause harm to, the LookingForGM.com service, Genuine Intelligence materials, systems resources, accounts, passwords, servers or networks connected to or accessible through
  • LookingForGM.com or any affiliated or linked sites.
  • Transmit unsolicited or bulk communications to any LookingForGM.com account holder or to any LookingForGM.com or affiliated e-mail address.
  • Post or otherwise submit any software, programs or files that are harmful or disruptive of another’s equipment, software or other property, including any corrupted files, time bombs, Trojan horses, viruses and worms.
  • Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others.
  • Download any materials posted by another that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally reproduced, distributed, performed or displayed in such manner.
  • Disrupt, interfere or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the LookingForGM.com service or other affiliated or linked sites, materials or services.
  • Access or use LookingForGM.com in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair any LookingForGM.com server or the network(s) connected to any LookingForGM.com server.
  • Violate any applicable laws or regulations related to the access to or use of LookingForGM.com, or engage in any activity prohibited by the Terms of Service.
  • Post or otherwise submit any topic, name, material or information that is child pornography, defamatory, excessively violent, harassing, inappropriate, indecent, lascivious, lewd, obscene, profane, racist, unlawful, or otherwise objectionable.
  • Prepare, compile, use, download or otherwise copy any LookingForGM.com user directory or other user or usage information or any portion thereof, or transmit, provide or otherwise distribute (whether or not for a fee) such directory or information to any third party.
  • Engage in any chain letters, contests, junk e-mail, pyramid schemes, spamming, surveys or any other duplicative or unsolicited messages (commercial or otherwise).
  • Violate the rights of Genuine Intelligence or any third party (including rights of privacy and publicity) or abuse, defame, harass, stalk or threaten another.
  • Market any goods or services for any business purpose (including advertising and making offers to buy or sell goods or services), unless specifically allowed to do so by Genuine Intelligence.
  • Materials and Services provided by third parties are governed by separate agreements accompanying such materials and services. Genuine Intelligence offers no guarantees and assumes no responsibility or liability of any type with respect to the third-party services, including any liability resulting from incompatibility between a third-party service, Genuine Intelligence materials, the LookingForGM.com service or another third-party service. You agree that you will not hold Genuine Intelligence responsible or liable with respect to the third-party services.

8.2 Regarding Spam

In the event of your or others’ access to or use of the LookingForGM.com service in connection with the transmission of spam unsolicited e-mail or postings in violation of these Terms of Service, you acknowledge and agree that Genuine Intelligence would be irreparably harmed thereunder and that monetary damages would be an insufficient and ineffective remedy; therefore you agree that Genuine Intelligence is entitled to obtain immediate injunctive relief against any such transmission (in addition to all other remedies available at law or in equity). Genuine Intelligence may without restriction block, filter or delete unsolicited e-mail.

8.3 Restriction and Termination of Use

Genuine Intelligence may block, restrict, disable, suspend or terminate your access to all or part of LookingForGM.com at any time in Genuine Intelligence’s sole discretion, without prior notice or liability to you.

8.4 Notification of Copyright Infringement (DMCA Policy)

Genuine Intelligence will, in appropriate circumstances, terminate the accounts of users who infringe the intellectual property rights of others. Genuine Intelligence will investigate notices of copyright infringement and take appropriate actions under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2) (“DMCA”).

If you believe that your work has been used or copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement and such infringement is occurring on LookingForGM.com or on sites linked to from LookingForGM.com, please provide written notification of claimed copyright infringement to the designated agent for LookingForGM.com (identified below), which must contain the following elements:

  • A physical or electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest that is alleged to have been infringed;
  • A description of the copyrighted work or works that you claim have been infringed and identification of what content in such work(s) is claimed to be infringing and which you request to be removed or access to which is to be disabled;
  • A description of where the content that you claim is infringing is located on LookingForGM.com; Information sufficient to permit Genuine Intelligence to contact you, such as your physical address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
  • A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the use of the content identified in your Notice in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
  • A statement by you that the information in your notice is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

    Genuine Intelligence’s designated agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement can be reached as follows:

    By mail: 6545 Market Ave. North STE 100, North Canton, OH 44721

    By e-mail: damian@LookingForGM.com

    8.5 Links to Third-Party Sites

    LookingForGM.com may include links that will take you to other sites outside of the LookingForGM.com service. The linked sites are provided by Genuine Intelligence to you as a convenience and the inclusion of the links do not imply any endorsement by Genuine Intelligence of any linked site. Genuine Intelligence has no control of the linked sites and you therefore acknowledge and agree that Genuine Intelligence is not responsible for the contents of any linked site, any link contained in a linked site or any changes or updates to a linked site. You further acknowledge and agree that Genuine Intelligence is not responsible for any form of transmission (e.g. webcasting) received from any linked site.

    8.6 Advertisements and Promotions

    Genuine Intelligence may run advertisements and promotions from third parties via LookingForGM.com in any manner or mode and to any extent. Your communications, activities, relationships and business dealings with any third parties advertising or promoting via LookingForGM.com, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, shall be solely matters between you and such third parties. You acknowledge and agree that Genuine Intelligence is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such non-Genuine Intelligence advertisers on LookingForGM.com.

    8.7 Warranties and Disclaimers

    The LookingForGM.com service and Genuine Intelligence materials are provided by Genuine Intelligence under these Terms of Service “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express, implied, statutory or otherwise, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of title, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Without limiting the foregoing, Genuine Intelligence makes no warranty that

    • the LookingForGM.com service and Genuine Intelligence materials will meet your requirements;
    • the LookingForGM.com service and Genuine Intelligence materials will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free;
    • the results that may be obtained from the use of LookingForGM.com service and Genuine Intelligence materials will be effective, accurate, or reliable;
    • the quality of the site or any services or materials purchased or accessible by you will meet your expectations; and any errors or defects in LookingForGM.com service and Genuine Intelligence materials will be corrected.

    This LookingForGM.com service and Genuine Intelligence materials may include technical or other mistakes, inaccuracies, or typographical errors. Genuine Intelligence may make changes to the site, materials and services, including the prices and descriptions of any software or products listed, at any time in its sole discretion and without notice. The LookingForGM.com service and Genuine Intelligence materials may be out of date, and Genuine Intelligence makes no commitment to update the site, materials and services.

    You acknowledge and agree that:

    • Genuine Intelligence does not control, endorse, or accept responsibility for any materials or services offered by third parties, including third-party vendors and third parties accessible through linked sites;
    • Genuine Intelligence makes no representations or warranties whatsoever about any such third parties, their materials or services; any dealings you may have with such third parties are at your own risk; and Genuine Intelligence shall not be liable or responsible for any materials or services offered by third parties.

    Genuine Intelligence does not control or endorse the materials found in any services and specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the site, services and any actions resulting from your use of the LookingForGM.com service and Genuine Intelligence materials and participation in any services. Managers, hosts, and other third parties are not authorized Genuine Intelligence spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Genuine Intelligence. To the maximum extent permitted by law, Genuine Intelligence will have no liability related to user materials arising under intellectual property rights, libel, privacy, publicity, obscenity or other laws. Genuine Intelligence also disclaims all liability with respect to the misuse, loss, modification or unavailability of any user materials.

    The use of LookingForGM.com service, Genuine Intelligence materials or the downloading or other use of any materials is done at your own discretion and risk and with your agreement that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system, loss of data or other harm that results from such activities. Genuine Intelligence assumes no liability for any computer virus or other similar software code that is downloaded to your computer from the site or in connection with any services or materials. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from Genuine Intelligence or via the site, services or materials shall create any warranty not expressly stated in the Terms of Service. Genuine Intelligence will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account with respect to the site or any services or materials, either with or without your knowledge.

    Some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties or limitations on how long an implied warranty may last, so the above limitations may not apply to you. To the extent permissible, any implied warranties are limited to ninety (90) days.

    8.8 Indemnity and Liability

    You agree to indemnify and hold Genuine Intelligence and its officers, co-branders, other partners and employees harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of:

    • your user materials and any other content (e.g. computer viruses) that you may submit, post to or transmit through LookingForGM.com, including a third party’s use of such user materials or content (e.g. reliance on the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of your user materials);
    • your access to or use of LookingForGM.com (including any use by your employees, contractors or agents and all uses of your account numbers, user names and passwords, whether or not actually or expressly authorized by you, in connection with LookingForGM.com);
    • your connection to LookingForGM.com;
    • your violation of the Terms of Service;
    • the actions of any member of your work group, including non-logged in users you have granted access to your LookingForGM.com campaigns;
    • your infringement of any third party’s intellectual property rights when using any of the software made available on LookingForGM.com;
    • your violation of any rights of any third party;
    • your access to or use of linked sites and your connections thereto; or any dealings between you and any third parties advertising or promoting via LookingForGM.com.

    8.9 International Users

    The LookingForGM.com service can be accessed from countries around the world and may contain references to Genuine Intelligence products, services and programs that are not available in your country. These references do not imply that Genuine Intelligence intends to announce such products, services or programs in your country. The Site is controlled, operated and administered by Genuine Intelligence, LLC and its affiliates from their offices within the United States of America. Genuine Intelligence makes no representation that the LookingForGM.com service and Genuine Intelligence materials are appropriate or available for use at other locations outside the United States, and access to the Site from territories where the Site, the Services or Materials are illegal is prohibited. If you access the Site from a location outside the United States, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws.

    8.10 Limitation of Liability

    In no event shall Genuine Intelligence, its officers, directors, employees, partners or suppliers be liable to you or any third party for any special, punitive, incidental, indirect or consequential damages or losses of any kind, or any damages or losses whatsoever, including those resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or not foreseeable or if Genuine Intelligence has been advised of the possibility of such damages or losses, and on any theory of liability, including breach of contract or warranty, negligence or other tortious action, or any other claim arising out of or in connection with:

    • the access or use of or the inability to access or use the LookingForGM.com service or Genuine Intelligence materials;
    • the statements or actions of any third party on or via the site, services or materials;
    • any dealings with vendors or other third parties;
    • any unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions, user materials or other data;
    • any information that is sent or received or not sent or received;
    • any failure to store or loss of data, files, materials or other content;
    • any services available that are delayed or interrupted;
    • any web site referenced or linked to from this site; or
    • your access to or use of or inability to access or use any linked site.

    Some jurisdictions prohibit the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages. Accordingly, the limitations and exclusions set forth above may not apply to you.

    9. Governing Law and Jurisdiction

    The LookingForGM.com service (excluding linked sites) is controlled by Genuine Intelligence, LLC from its offices within the state of Ohio, United States of America. By accessing LookingForGM.com, you agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, LookingForGM.com shall be governed by the statutes and laws of the State of Ohio, without regard to the conflicts of laws principles thereof. The parties specifically disclaim the U.N. Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods. You also agree and hereby submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the Supreme Court of Ohio and the United States District Court for the 10th Judicial District of Ohio with respect to such matters.

    10. General

    The Terms of Service and other rules, guidelines, licenses and disclaimers posted via LookingForGM.com or in connection with the Materials and Services constitute the entire agreement between Genuine Intelligence and you with respect to your access to or use of the LookingForGM.com service and materials superseding any prior agreements between you and Genuine Intelligence on such subject matter (including any prior versions of the Terms of Service). Notwithstanding the foregoing, to the extent that any terms set forth in the Terms of Service expressly contradict any terms of a written agreement between you and Genuine Intelligence regarding the use of specific Services or Materials (including Service-specific Terms of Service and Software-specific licenses) (“Executed Agreement”), such contradictory terms set forth in the Executed Agreement shall govern. You may also be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use other Genuine Intelligence services, third party content or third party software. You may not assign or otherwise transfer the Terms of Service nor any right granted hereunder without Genuine Intelligence’s prior written consent. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of the Terms of Service, or portion thereof, to be unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to effect the intent of the parties as reflected by that provision, and the remainder of the Terms of Service shall continue in full force and effect. Any failure by Genuine Intelligence to enforce or exercise any provision of the Terms of Service or related right shall not constitute a waiver of that right or provision. The section titles used in the Terms of Service are purely for convenience and carry with them no legal or contractual effect.

    11. TOS and Privacy Policy History and Revisions

    10/31/17: Initial document put in place.

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