Legal Information

All materials on this site © 1998-2012 Latin Connoisseur Corporation are used with permission. All rights reserved. Latin Connoisseur;; .Photos and art work © 1998-2012

Use of this site signifies your agreement with the following terms of use. If you do not agree with any of these terms of use, please do not use this site. Latin Connoisseur Corporation. (The "Company") reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify these Terms of Use at any time and you agree to be bound by such modifications through your use of the Company's site.

All materials on this site, including, but not limited to, images, text, illustrations, audio clips, video clips (the "Materials") are protected by copyrights which are owned or licensed by the Company, or otherwise used with permission by the Company. LATIN CONNOISSEUR; LATINCONNOISSEUR.COM, TOP STAR RESTAURANT SOCCER FEAST, WINE IS FOOD, FOOD AND WINE GEAR are registered trademarks of the Company. You may not reproduce, perform, create derivative works from, republish, upload, post, transmit, or distribute in any way whatsoever any Materials from or any other website owned or operated by the Company without the prior written permission of the Company. However, you may download or make one copy of the Materials, and other downloadable items displayed on the site, for personal noncommercial home use only, provided all copyright and other notices contained in the Materials are left intact. Recipes may be printed for personal noncommercial home use only. Any modification of the Materials, or any portion thereof, or use of the Materials for any other purpose constitutes an infringement of the Company's copyrights and other proprietary rights. Use of these Materials on any other website or other networked computer environment is prohibited without prior written permission from the Company.

By transmitting bulletin board postings, e-mail, messages, suggestions, ideas, or concepts (each, a "Submission"), whether unsolicited or solicited, to the Company you are granting the Company a royalty-free, nonexclusive, perpetual, unrestricted, worldwide license to publish, transmit, perform, display and otherwise use the Submission for any purpose, including, but not limited to, advertising and promotional purposes. No credit or compensation is due to you for such use. The Company also has the right, but not the obligation, to use your name, city and state in connection with broadcast, print, online or other use or publication of your submission. All submissions become the property of the Company and may be edited for use.

At times, the Company may solicit from visitors to various types of information (for example, registering for our Message Boards/Forums). For information on how this information will be used, please see our Privacy Policy and any notices of planned use posted where we solicit the information. Your provision of information in response to such a solicitation when informed of the planned use is a grant by you to the Company of a royalty-free, nonexclusive, perpetual, unrestricted worldwide right and license to use the information as planned.

Although comments and questions are welcomed, the Company does not accept unsolicited submissions or creative ideas for its Company programs or products. Accordingly, any unsolicited submissions will become, and remain, the property of the Company. Furthermore, the Company is not responsible for the confidentiality of any Submission. (Please see our Privacy Policy regarding information that is solicited by us.)

The Company is not responsible for any material posted in any Bulletin Board, chat room or in any other forum on this website (each, a "Forum"). The Company is merely providing access to such material in such Forum(s) as a service to you and Forums shall be used only in a noncommercial manner (for entertainment purposes only). In order to participate in our Forums, you must go through "registration." When you register for the Forums, you will be required to provide Latin Connoisseur Corp with the following information: your name, valid e-mail address, user name and password. By going on the Forums as a guest and/or completing the registration process and selecting the "Login" button, you are indicating your agreement to comply with these Terms of Use.You shall not, without the Company's express approval, distribute or otherwise publish any material containing any solicitation of funds, promotion, advertising or solicitation for goods or services. You specifically acknowledge that soliciting other guests to join or become members of any commercial online service or other organization is expressly prohibited.With respect to any materials posted for inclusion in such Forums by other parties, such parties are responsible for the reliability, accuracy, and truthfulness of such material and such matters are beyond the control of the Company. Similarly, the Company has no control over whether such material is of a nature that users will find inoffensive, tasteful and otherwise acceptable and expressly disclaims any responsibility for such material. Just as when you obtain materials in any other setting, you should exercise appropriate discretion, good judgment and caution in accessing materials in any of the Forums and in taking any actions based upon material in such Forums. Accordingly, you will bear all risk associated with any such material that you access.With respect to any materials you elect to post for inclusion in such Forums, you grant to the Company, simultaneous with such posting, the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully sub licensable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such material (in whole or part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. You agree not to upload, transmit, distribute or otherwise publish in any Forum any material that is:

(1) libelous, defamatory, obscene, abusive, pornographic, threatening, or an invasion of privacy;
(2) an infringement of the intellectual property rights, including, but not limited to, copyrights and trademarks, of any person or entity;
(3) illegal in any way or advocates illegal activity;
(4) an advertisement or solicitation of funds, goods, or services;
(5) a message posted by a user impersonating another;
(6) personal information such as messages which identify phone numbers, social security numbers, account numbers, addresses, or employer references; or
(7) chain letters of any kind.You also agree to indemnify the Company for any claims or suits arising from your posting of such material in a Forum. Latin Connoisseur Corporation reserves the right to monitor and delete any postings deemed inconsistent with its policies. The Company also reserves the right to, at our discretion; terminate the registration of any Forum user who violates any of the Terms of Use. If you are aware of any such material posted on the Company's website, please contact us at Please provide as much detail as possible, including a copy of the underlying material, the location where the Company may find it, the reason(s) such postings should be removed and a statement, signed under penalty of perjury, certifying the accuracy of the information you provide to us. To the extent any notice is based on an alleged copyright or trademark violation, please provide copies of applicable state or federal registration certificates. Although the Company will do its best to monitor materials in Forums, in no event does it assume any particular obligation to do so or liability for failing to either monitor the Forums or remove specific material.

The Company is not responsible for the content of any sites which may be linked to www. or any page of the company's website(s). These links are provided for your convenience only and you access them at your own risk.

By using this website and/or transmitting to it any Submission(s), you agree to indemnify the Company, its officers, directors, parents, partners, employees, agents, distributors, affiliates, subsidiaries and their related companies for any and all claims, damages, losses and causes of action arising out of your breach or alleged breach of this agreement.THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE ARE TRANSMITTED AND DISTRIBUTED "AS IS" AND APPEAR ON THE SITE WITHOUT EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE COMPANY MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND VALIDITY OF ANY MATERIALS ON THE WEBSITE AND DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED. Where applicable law does not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, the foregoing exclusions may not apply to you.The materials provided in this website are for entertainment, educational and promotional purposes only. User may not rely on any information and opinions expressed in it for any other purpose. Neither the Company, nor its officers, directors, parents, partners, employees, agents, distributors, affiliates, subsidiaries and their related companies are responsible or liable for any loss damage (including, but not limited to, actual, consequential, or punitive), liability, claim, or other injury or cause related to or resulting from any information posted on the Company's website.

The Company may, in its sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the site, including, but not limited to, any bulletin boards on its site, for any reason, including without limitation, breach of this agreement. In the event this agreement is terminated, the restrictions regarding Materials appearing on the website, and the representations and warranties, indemnities and limitations of liabilities set forth in this agreement will survive any such termination.

This site is controlled and operated by the Company from the Company's headquarters in New York City. The Company does not represent or warrant that Materials on the site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. If you choose to access this site from other locations, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with any and all local laws.This agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, as it is applied to agreements entered into and performed within that State. Any action brought to enforce this agreement or matters related to the site will be brought in either the State or Federal Courts of New York. If any provision of this agreement is deemed void, unlawful or otherwise unenforceable for any reason, that provision will be severed from this agreement and the remaining provisions of this agreement will remain in force. This contains the entire agreement between you and the Company concerning your use of the site, and the agreement will not be modified, except in writing, signed by both parties.