Last Revised: Nov 15th, 2018
1. Access to a pre-vetted Member base that includes up-to-date trade references and user designated contact information;
2. Access to an elaborate support network of pen industry drivers and insiders;
3. Access to a safe trading environment with preventative measures to minimize risk of fraud;
4. Access to an exclusive moderation and arbitration board that assists to resolve Member conflicts;
5. A feedback system that supports the transparency of the user base;
6. A system that rewards you for honesty and duration of membership;
7. Access to a real-time feed of the market with the ability to further narrow the market scope through advanced search or by making an inquiry to an assembly of knowledgeable market insiders;
8. Ability to access multiple channels chosen by the Member through the RH’s central site and/or app;
9. Accountability to Members – it is PH’s job to uphold all of the core values of the network, safe trading practices, and timely conflict resolution; and
10. Access to a constantly growing network of affiliates, including a physical trade-show association, shipping/insurance company, and on- line partners, all of which provide value-added services for Members of the group.
PH is not involved in any way in the transactions between buyers, sellers, or traders and merely operates a forum. PH does not (a) have any control over the quality, safety, legitimacy, condition or any other aspect of the items listed; (b) in any way confirm or warrant the truth or accuracy of listings or information provided on the Site; (c) in any way confirm or warrant the ability of buyers to pay for items listed on the Site; (d) transfer any form of ownership from sellers to buyers or between traders; (e) in any way confirm or warrant the true identify, age, or nationality of a user of the Site. As such, you agree that PH is not responsible or liable for any content, data, text, information, user names, images, photographs, profiles, audio, video, or other items posted by you, other users or outside parties.
In the event a dispute arises between you and PH, please contact PH. Any dispute arising from or relating to the subject matter of this Agreement shall be finally settled by arbitration in Butler County, Ohio, using the English language. YOU HEREBY AGREE TO WAIVE YOUR RIGHT TO A JURY TRIAL FOR ALL DISPUTES RELATING TO YOUR USE OF THIS SITE. The dispute will be arbitrated by PH’s “Moderation Board.” Each user will submit their case in a form of writing, including, but not limited to, Facebook group chat and email. Once the Moderation Board has reviewed each user’s submission, the Moderation Board will decide the case by a majority vote and shall issue a written decision which shall be binding upon you and the other user. If there is a dispute involving a person on the Moderation Board, that person will excuse themselves from the Moderation Board for that dispute. Either party may seek to enforce the decision of the Moderation Board by confirming the arbitration decision in the Butler County, Ohio Court of Common Pleas or as otherwise provided under Ohio’s Arbitration Act.
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– restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Site;
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COPYRIGHT ACT AGENT
We respect the intellectual property rights of others, and require that the people who use the Site do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please forward the following information to the Copyright Agent named below:
• Your address, telephone number, and email address;
• A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
• A description of where the alleged infringing material is located;
• A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized
by you, the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
• An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; and
• A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.