Terms of Use

This website, including all restaurant subsites and pages within this website (each, a "Site," and collectively, "Sites"), is owned and provided by ChowCzar LLC.  Your use of this Site is subject to the following terms and conditions. Your use of this Site, including any information, text, image, design, feature, functionality, or utility offered on this Site, constitutes your acceptance of these terms and conditions and your agreement to be bound by them. If you do not agree to these terms or if you do not agree with our Privacy Policy posted on this Site, you may not use this Site or any image, information, text, design, functionality, material, product or service offered by this Site.

If you have any questions about these Terms of Use, please contact

Customer Service
Telephone:
224-268-3362
E-mail: customerservice@chowczar.com

Please review this Terms of Use page often.  ChowCzar reserves the right to change these Terms of Use at any time without notice. Please check back from time to time to ensure you are aware of any updates or changes to these terms, and to ensure your continued compliance with them.

Your Responsibility

ChowCzar makes no representation that materials in this Site are appropriate or available for use in all jurisdictions.  You are responsible for complying with the laws of the jurisdiction wherever you are located, and you agree that you will not access or use this Site, its information, or materials in violation of such laws.  You are solely responsible for the confidentiality and protection of any access tools, user name, password, or other account or personal information by which you utilize this Site.  You must notify us immediately if you believe your information has been compromised.  This Site and its contents are available to people over the age of [13] years only.  By using this Site, you represent that you are at least [13] years old.

Intellectual Property

All names, logos, service marks and trademarks, trade names, graphics, patterns, hardware, systems, designs, copyrights, trade dress, downloadable files, and all other intellectual property appearing in this Site (collectively the "Content"), except as otherwise noted, are protected intellectual property of ChowCzar or its licensors. This includes the entire Content of this Site, copyrighted and protected as a collective work.

The use or misuse of any Content on this Site, except as expressly authorized in these Terms of Use, is strictly prohibited. You may print one copy of the information on this Site for your personal use. You may not distribute text or graphics to others without our express written consent. Also, you may not, without our permission, copy and distribute this information on any other server, or modify or re-use text or graphics on this system or another system. You may not "mirror" any Content contained on this Site without prior written permission from ChowCzar and may not engage in “framing” any Content contained on this Site on or through another website without prior written permission from ChowCzar.  We reserve all other rights.

Your use of this Site is limited to personal and non-commercial use only.  You may not copy, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, re-post or otherwise publicly display or perform the Content for public or commercial purposes, or fabricate or adapt any image or file on this Site, without our written permission for such use of the specifically identified Content.

Disclaimer of Warranties

THE SITE, INCLUDING ALL CONTENT AND SOFTWARE WITHIN THE SITE, ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND “AS AVAILABLE” FOR YOUR USE, AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NONINFRINGEMENT, QUIET ENJOYMENT, TITLE, DATA ACCURACY, SYSTEM INTEGRATION OR COMPATIBILITY, UPTIME, AND INFORMATIONAL CONTENT. CHOWCZAR AND ITS LICENSORS DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS: 1. REGARDING THE OPERATION OF THE SITE; 2. THE USE, VALIDITY, ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF, OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE CONTENT OR THE SITE OR ANY OTHER LINKED WEBSITES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THAT THE CONTENT IS ACCURATE, RELIABLE, COMPLETE, OR CORRECT OR THAT IT WILL MEET YOUR NEEDS OR REQUIREMENTS; 3. THAT THE SITE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION; 4. OR THAT THE CONTENT, SITE AND SOFTWARE THEREIN ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE MAY BE OUT OF DATE, AND CHOWCZAR MAKES NO COMMITMENT TO UPDATE THE MATERIALS OR CONTENT ON THE SITE. CHOWCZAR DOES NOT AND CANNOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT THE FILES AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOADING FROM THE SITE, IF ANY, WILL BE FREE FROM INFECTION, VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES, OR OTHER CODE THAT MANIFEST CONTAMINATING OR DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES. CHOWCZAR DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE, SOFTWARE, OR CONTENT WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT ANY DEFECTS IN THE SITE, SOFTWARE, AND CONTENT WILL BE CORRECTED. YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR RISK. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM CHOWCZAR SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THESE TERMS OR IN A MUTUALLY EXECUTED PURCHASE AGREEMENT. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, THESE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, EXCEPT THAT CHOWCZAR’S LIABILITY IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.  CHOWCZAR MAY DISCONTINUE FEATURES AND INFORMATION ON, AND THE ENTIRE AVAILABILITY OF THE SITE AT ANY TIME.

Registration

Gaining access to certain features of this Site require you to register before such access is allowed.    All information required for registration on this Site shall be complete, accurate, truthful, and not misleading, and shall belong to you. You represent and warrant that your submitted information is accurate, belongs to you, and you are fully authorized to submit such information through the Site. If you register to use any features or utilities on this Site, you may do so only for own personal use and not for a commercial purpose.   ChowCzar retains and reserves all rights in such designs since they are derivatives of ChowCzar’s original proprietary designs.

Limitation of Liabilities

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT CHOWCZAR AND ITS LICENSORS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PRIVACY, PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA, ACCESS OR SERVICE INTERRUPTION, OR OTHER TANGIBLE OR INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF CHOWCZAR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO OR FROM THIS SITE, THE CONTENT, SOFTWARE OR OTHER INFORMATION CONTAINED IN OR ON THIS SITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, STATUTE, REGULATIONS, TORT (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE) OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY. IF YOUR USE OF THIS SITE, CONTENT, SOFTWARE, OR OTHER WEBSITES RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION OF EQUIPMENT OR DATA, YOU ASSUME ALL SUCH COSTS. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR ANY CLAIM OR DAMAGES RELATED TO ANY ASPECT OF THIS SITE IS TO DISCONTINUE USE OF THIS SITE. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, EXCEPT THAT CHOWCZAR’S LIABILITY IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless ChowCzar, its successors and assigns, related or affiliated organizations and licensors; and their employees, contractors, officers, and directors from all liabilities, claims, and expenses, including attorneys' fees, which arise from your use or misuse of this Site, or any violation of these Terms of Use or of ChowCzar’s intellectual property rights. ChowCzar reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you, in which event you shall cooperate with ChowCzar in asserting any available defenses.

Notice of Changes

ChowCzar may update any feature of the Site or change these Terms of Use. If such a change is made, ChowCzar will post the revised Terms of Use on this Site. ChowCzar reserves the right to add to, change, or terminate the services offered on this Site at any time. You understand and agree that ChowCzar may from time to time establish and revise practices and limitations concerning your use of this Site and functionality available on this Site. You must periodically review these Terms of Use to remain in compliance with the most current requirements. 

Termination

ChowCzar reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to all or part of this Site and to disable your registration, for any reason or no reason at all, with or without notice. Reasons for such termination may include, but not be limited to:

(a) breaches or violations of these Terms of Use or other incorporated agreements, policies or guidelines,
(b) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies,
(c) a request by you (self-initiated account deletions),
(d) discontinuance or material modification to this Site (or any part thereof),
(e) unexpected technical or security issues or problems,
(f) extended periods of inactivity,
(g) engagement by you in fraudulent or illegal activities, or
(h) ChowCzar’s sole convenience without obligation to any party.

Use and Disclosure of Information

You acknowledge, consent and agree that ChowCzar may access, preserve, and disclose your information and any material you submit or post to this Site if required to do so by law, by subpoena or court order, or in a good faith belief that such access preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to:

(a) comply with legal process;
(b) enforce these Terms of Use;
(c) respond to claims that you or such material violates the rights of third parties;
(d) respond to your requests for assistance or information; or
(e) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of ChowCzar, its users, and the public.

Choice of Law, Jurisdiction and Venue

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, excluding its conflicts of law principles. You expressly agree that the exclusive jurisdiction for any claim or action arising out of or relating to these Terms of Use or your use of this Site shall be the state or federal courts located in Cook County, Illinois, and you further agree and submit to the exclusive personal and subject matter jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating any such claim or action.

Severability and Integration

Unless otherwise specified herein, these Terms of Use and the ChowCzar Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement between you and ChowCzar with respect to your access and use of this Site and supersede all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals (whether oral, written, or electronic) between you and ChowCzar with respect to this Site. If any part of these Terms of Use is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as possible, the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. 

No Waiver

ChowCzar’s failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by ChowCzar in writing. The section titles in these Terms of Use are solely used for convenience and have no legal or contractual significance.

 

These Terms of Use were last updated on March 29, 2018