Inman Terms Of Use

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All materials (text, video, photos, graphics, software) contained and transmitted as part of Inman News (or downloaded from ) cannot be broadcast, duplicated, edited, manipulated, published, rented, sold, publicly displayed, used in litigation or used for commercial or promotional purposes without the prior written permission of Inman Group, Inc.


This Membership Agreement and Terms of Use (this “Agreement”) governs your use of all digital products and services from Inman, unless other terms and conditions expressly govern. Examples of such digital products and services include Inman Online, Select and Select Live. These products and services are provided either directly by Inman Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries (“we”, “us”, “our”) or through various third party platforms and devices (e.g., mobile and tablet).

If you agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement, you should check the box indicating your agreement to the terms of this Agreement on the registration page for the Service. If you do not agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement, you should not check the box but you will not be able to proceed with the registration process for the respective Service and become a subscriber. To the extent you have access to, or are using, a Service without having completed our registration process, you are hereby notified that your continued use of a Service is subject to many of the terms and conditions of this Agreement as explained in Section 7 below.

    1. Changes to Subscriber Agreement. We may change the terms of this Agreement at any time by notifying you of the change in writing or electronically (including without limitation, by email or by posting a notice on the Service that the terms have been “updated” or similar words). The changes also will appear in this document, which you can access at any time by going to the Subscriber Agreement and Terms of Use link at the footer of those Services which are made available through a website or to the Legal or Legal Notices area of those Services which are made available as an application. By using a Service after changes are made to this Agreement you signify that you agree to be bound by such changes.
    2. Privacy and Your Account. Privacy and Your Account. You consent to the collection and processing of your data as described in the Privacy Policy, including the transfer of data to and storage of data in the United States or any other country where Inman has facilities.
    3. Fees and Payments. You agree to pay the membership fees and any other charges incurred in connection with your account for a Service at the rates in effect when the charges were incurred. Unless you have paid by check, we will bill all charges automatically to your credit card. Membership fees will be billed at the beginning of your membership or any renewal. Generally, all fees and charges are non-refundable but please visit our Customer Center at for more details about our refund policies. We reserve the right to issue refunds or credits at our sole discretion. If we do issue a refund or credit, we are under no obligation to issue the same or similar refund in the future. We may change the fees and charges then in effect, or add new fees or charges, by giving you notice in advance and an opportunity to cancel. If you want to use a different credit card or you need to update your credit card details, please call our Customer Service Center at 510-658-9252 option 1, to make changes. If you believe someone has accessed a Service using your user name and password without your authorization, please immediately notify us by calling Customer Service Center at 510-658-9252 or toll free 800-775-4662 or contacting us in writing at You are responsible for any fees or charges incurred to access a Service through an Internet access provider or other Third Party service.
    4. Term; Cancellation and Renewal. This Agreement shall remain in full force and effect while you use the Services. Unless you have paid by check, your membership will renew automatically until it is cancelled in accordance with this Section. For annual memberships, we will notify you of the pending renewal of your membership at least 10 days prior to the date your membership renews, except as otherwise required by law. For all memberships, you must cancel your membership before it renews in order to avoid billing of membership fees for the renewal term to your credit card unless you pay by check. We may cancel your membership at any time upon notice to you. You may cancel your membership by contacting Customer Service at
    5. Cancellation Policy; Monthly, Quarterly and Annual. If you wish to cancel a monthly, quarterly, or annual membership, you can do so at any time but the cancellation becomes effective at the end of your current billing period.Your cancellation will cancel only future charges associated with your membership. All cancellations are effective the following billing cycle. You will not receive a refund for the current billing cycle. You will continue to have the same access and benefits of your membership for the remainder of the current billing period.
    6. Annual Refund Requests. Annual or Yearly Select Membership refund requests may be honored within the first 5 days of initial purchase only. We will refund the full amount of such initial purchase, less a $10 processing fee. This does not apply to Select Annual subscription renewals. All refund requests must be received in writing to
    7. Cancellation Policy; Individual to Group Account. Individual members with an annual or multi-month contract can be added as a child account at the end of their contract. Inman will not refund or cancel individual accounts who are also eligible as a child account under a group membership.
    8. Referral Program Parameters. Select members can invite non-Select members to join for free for 30 days. When the invited user completes their 30 day trial, if they keep their subscription, the inviting user will receive a $20 credit toward their Select subscription.  Credit is only issued upon successful billing of new member, not when they sign up. The maximum number of invite credits a single Select member can earn is 10 credits. Credits have no monetary value, only in conjunction with individual Select memberships.  Credit can only be earned by Select members who have individual or small team (2 to 4 person) memberships.
    9. Limitations on Use.  Access to Inman Select is granted solely for the individual who purchased the subscription and created the account. Only the authorized individual may access the Service using the user name or password set at time of account creation. Each Select user is entitled to up to eight concurrent logins via their personal devices. Additional logged in instances of an individual account will be immediately logged out. Inman Select accounts are non-transferrable. Sharing an Inman Select account is a violation of our terms and conditions – to which you agreed to when you created your Inman Select account. All usernames are SINGLE USER ONLY. Purchasing a “Single User” license and sharing access to the account is strictly prohibited and may result in termination without warning or refund.9.1) The text, graphics, images, video, artwork, metadata and other data, design, organization, compilation, look and feel, advertising and all other protectable intellectual property, including but not limited to any copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade dress, patent rights, or database rights (the “Content”) available through the Services are our property or the property of our advertisers and licensors and are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. Unless you have our written consent, you may not use, sell, publish, distribute, retransmit or otherwise provide access to the Content received through the Services to anyone, including, if applicable, your fellow employees.
    10. Community; User Generated Content. We require you to register to access and use certain of our community areas. We require that you use your own first and last name as well as your email address as your user name for these community areas. It is your responsibility to choose your password wisely. If you have concerns or believe that someone is using your password without your authority, please immediately contact Customer Service. We reserve the right to disclose any information about you, including registration data, in order to comply with any applicable laws and/or requests under legal process, to operate our systems properly, to protect our property or rights, and to safeguard the interests of others. We offer you the opportunity to comment on and engage in discussions regarding our Content. Any content, information, graphics, audio, images, and links you submit as part of creating your profile or in connection with any of the foregoing activities are referred to as “User Content” in this Agreement and are subject to various terms and conditions as set forth below. You understand and agree that User Content includes information, views, opinions, and recommendations of many individuals and organizations and is designed to help you gather the information you need to help you make your own decisions. Importantly, you are responsible for your own investment decisions and for properly analyzing and verifying any information you intend to rely upon. We do not endorse any recommendation or opinion made by any user. We do not routinely screen, edit, or review User Content. However, we reserve the right to monitor or remove any User Content from the Services at any time without notice. You should also be aware that other users may use our Services for personal gain. As a result, please approach messages with appropriate skepticism. User Content may be misleading, deceptive, or in error. If you upload, post or submit any User Content on a Service, you represent to us that you have all the necessary legal rights to upload, post or submit such User Content and it will not violate any law or the rights of any person. You agree that upon uploading, posting or submitting information on the Services, you grant Inman, and our respective affiliates and successors a non-exclusive, transferable, worldwide, fully paid-up, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, sub-licensable right and license to use, distribute, publicly perform, display, translate, adapt reproduce, and create derivative works from your User Content in any and all media or technology, now known or later developed, in any manner, in whole or part, with or without attribution, without any duty to compensate you.You waive all moral rights you may have in any User Content. You agree that we may modify or alter your User Content without seeking further permission from you. You also grant us the right to authorize the use of User Content, or any portion thereof, by Members and other users in accordance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement, including the rights to feature your User Content specifically on the Services and to allow other Members or users to request access to your User Content, such as for example through an RSS Feed. You agree that you are financially responsible for any claim against us arising from any User Content you create.We may also remove any User Content for any reason and without notice to you. This includes all materials related to your use of the Services or membership, including email accounts, postings, profiles or other personalized information you have created while on the Services.
    11. Copyright Policy. It is our policy to respond to all claims of intellectual property infringement. We will promptly investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions required under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2) (“DMCA”) and other applicable intellectual property laws.Pursuant to the DMCA, notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent to a Service Provider’s Designated Agent. Notification must be submitted to the following Designated Agent for this web site:

      Inman Group LLC
      Attention: Deirdre Steinmetz
      75 N. Woodward Ave, #80368
      Tallahassee, FL 32313
      Phone: (510) 658-9252, Fax: (510) 373-1600

      To be effective, the notification must be a written communication that includes the following:· A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
      · Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
      · Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material;
      · Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted;
      · A statement that the complaining party has a good-faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law;
      · A statement that the information in the notification is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.11.1) Reprint rights and RSS feeds for group members are based on final contract execution. All RSS feeds must be kept behind a password protected site.

    12. Contest and Promotions.  From time to time, we, our advertisers, Suppliers or other parties may conduct promotions and other activities on, through or in connection with one or more the Services, including, without limitation, contests and sweepstakes (collectively, Promotions). In some case, you may be able to win a prize (Prize) as part of a Promotion. Each Promotion may have Additional Terms and/or Rules or eligibility requirements which shall be posted or otherwise made available to you in connection therewith in accordance with applicable law.
    13. Third Party Web Sites, Services and Software. Your use of any third party websites, content, data, information, applications, goods, services or materials (collectively, Third Party Services) does not constitute an endorsement by, nor does it incur any obligation, responsibility or liability on our part or of our affiliates. We do not verify, endorse, or have any responsibility for Third Party Services and any third party business practices (including, without limitation, their privacy policies), whether the Services’ or our logo and/or sponsorship identification is on the Third Party Services as part of a co-branding or promotional arrangement or otherwise. Accordingly, we encourage you to be aware when you leave the Services and to read the terms and conditions and privacy policy of each Third Party Service you use.

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