Terms of Use

Welcome to Startup Blvd. Your use of this site and affiliated sites owned by Enrique Shadah demonstrates your acceptance of the following terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, in whole or in part, please do not use this site.


Please review our Privacy Policy to understand our practices.

Our Electronic Communications to You

You agree to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Your Reviews, Comments and Other Communications

You may have the ability to post or provide various forms of Content (as defined below) on our Website or otherwise as part of the Services. You are prohibited from posting on or providing to us to be part of our Services any Content, products, services, or other information that in our reasonable determination may be illegal to sell under any applicable law, statute, ordinance, or regulation, that may infringe or violate anyone's rights, or that we believe, in our sole discretion, is inflammatory, offensive, or otherwise inconsistent with the spirit of our Products and Services.

The following is a partial list of the kind of Content that is illegal or prohibited. Without limitation, it includes Content that

  1. is patently offensive to the online community, such as Content that promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual;
  2. harasses or advocates harassment of another person;
  3. promotes information that you know is false, misleading or promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous;
  4. promotes an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person's copyrighted work;
  5. displays pornographic material of any kind; any child pornography, including any material that exploits people under the age of 18 in a sexual or violent manner, or solicits personal information from anyone under 18;
  6. contains the private information of any third party including without limitation, addresses, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, Social Security numbers and credit card numbers; or
  7. contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment.

By posting any Content, uploading files, inputting data or otherwise providing information for use in the Products or Services, you represent and warrant to us that:

  1. You are the owner and author of such Content or other information, or that you have a valid and enforceable license and permission from the third party that owns such Content or information, in each case sufficient to grant to hopnear any and all licenses contemplated by this Agreement;
  2. no Content or other information that you have provided to us is false, misleading, defamatory, libelous, slanderous, illegal or threatening;
  3. all such Content and information will comply with this Agreement, all applicable laws, rules and regulations and will not infringe the rights of any third party, including any intellectual property rights.

As a condition of using our Website and the Service, you hereby grant to hopnear a perpetual non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free and transferable and sublicensable right and license to use, reproduce, reformat, publicly display, publicly perform and electronically distribute all such Content and information that you post or provide to us and portions thereof (including any trademarks, logos or other brand features contained therein) in connection with our Products and Services. You agree that all Content and other data that you provide to us via the Website or the Services may be included in our database. We reserve the right to use any information or materials you provide to us or that we obtain through your use of the Website or Services to the fullest extent permitted by law. Nothing in these Terms limits our right to use any information or data that is in the public domain or that is publicly accessible.

We reserve the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action in our sole discretion against anyone who violates this provision including, without limitation, removing the offending Content and, if necessary, to cancel you as a user. You agree that hopnear will not be held liable to you or any third party as a result of any such actions.

You represent and warrant that you own or control all rights to the content you post or submit; that the content is accurate; that use of the content will not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity. You agree to indemnify Enrique Shadah for any and all claims resulting from content that you submit or post. You agree that Enrique Shadah has the right, but not the obligation, to monitor, edit and/or remove any activity or content. Enrique Shadah shall have no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or anyone else.

Copyright & Trademarks

This website and its contents are intended for your personal use. Unless otherwise noted, all content on this site, including text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, and software, is the property of Enrique Shadah and protected by United States and international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of Enrique Shadah and protected by United States and international copyright laws. Third party content providers also own copyrights in the content original to it. You may not modify, publish, adapt, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, exhibit, distribute, display, reverse engineer, decompile, dissemble, perform, reproduce, create derivative works from, or in any way exploit any of the site content on this site, in whole or in part. You may download or copy one copy of the site content for personal, noncommercial use only, provided that no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark, legend, copyright notice, or other proprietary notices shall be made. Downloading or copying site content for other than personal, noncommercial use is expressly prohibited without the prior written permission of us or any other copyright owner. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading or copying any of the material on our site, nor may you frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or copyrighted material from the site or use any meta tags or any other hidden text utilizing our names or trademarks, without our express prior written consent.

You shall be solely responsible and liable for any and all damages resulting from any infringement of copyrights, proprietary rights, or any other harm resulting from any uploading, posting or submission of your content on the Site. Copyright 2009-2015 Enrique Shadah. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Product Descriptions

Enrique Shadah and its affiliates attempt to be as accurate as possible. However, we do not warrant that product descriptions or other content of this site is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. In the event a product is listed at an incorrect price or with incorrect information due to typographical error or error in pricing or product information received from our suppliers, we shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for products listed at the incorrect price. We shall have the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card has been charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is canceled, we shall immediately issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the charge. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you. If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase you may return it as described in our Return policy.

Copyright Infringement Claims

If you believe that any material or content posted on this site constitutes copyright infringement, please forward the following information to the Copyright Agent named below (a "Notice"): (i) Your address, telephone number, and email address; (ii) A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; (iii) A description of where the alleged infringing material is located; (iv) A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the dispute use is not authorized by you, the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; (v) An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; and (vi) 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.

Copyright Agent: Customer Care

This notice is issued pursuant to the Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act.

Protecting Children

We take special care to protect the safety and privacy of children. Our web sites are general audience sites. Children under the age of 13 should always ask their parents or guardians for permission before providing any personal information to anyone online. We urge parents and guardians to participate in their children's online activities and use parental control or other web filtering technology to supervise children's access to the web.

Links to Third Party Sites

Our web site may contain links to web sites operated and maintained by third parties, over which we have no control. Privacy policies on such linked sites may be different from our privacy policy. You access such linked sites at your own risk. You should always read the privacy policy of a linked site before disclosing any personal information on such site.

Disclaimer of Warranties


Applicable Law

You agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of our Site and your purchase of products or services through our Site. We may, in our sole discretion, report actual or perceived violations of law to law enforcement or appropriate authorities. If we become aware, through a complaint or otherwise, of any potential or suspected violation of these Conditions of Use or the our privacy policy ("Privacy Policy"), we may (but are not obligated to) conduct an investigation to determine the nature and extent of the suspected violation and the appropriate enforcement action, during which investigation we may suspend services to any customer being investigated and/or remove any material from our servers. You agree to cooperate fully with any such investigation. You acknowledge that violations of the Conditions of Use or the Privacy Policy could be subject to criminal or civil penalties. The Conditions of Use and the relationship between you and Enrique Shadah shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You and Enrique Shadah agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the county of Suffolk.

The failure of Enrique Shadah to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Conditions of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the Conditions of Use is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Conditions of Use remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Enrique Shadah site or the Conditions of Use must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.