Terms of Service / Liability Disclaimer / Privacy Policy

We are a community of people who came together in our love for music, Phil Lesh and the Grateful Dead, support for people with Hep C, life in a new century and our kinship of phreakery.

The strength of our community is our belief in the free exchange of new ideas. We also believe in maintaining a strict standard of excellence in all of the material associated with this website.


Vivalazone.org and Vivalazone.com Terms of Service and Disclaimer of Liability Statement


Viva la Zone Terms of Service

1. Terms

By accessing the website at www.vivalazone.org, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms of service, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this website are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.

2. Use License

Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information) on Viva la Zone's website for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:

- modify or copy the materials;

- use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);

- attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on Viva la Zone's website;

- remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or

transfer the materials to another person or "mirror" the materials on any other server.

This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Viva la Zone at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.


Disclaimer of Liability

Access to the website is provided free of charge. Every effort has been made to offer the most current, correct, and clearly expressed information possible. Nevertheless, inadvertent errors in information may occur. We disclaim any responsibility for typographical errors and accuracy of the information that may be contained herein. The information and data included on our servers has been compiled from various sources and are subject to change without notice.

Please note, all information disclosed here becomes public information. You should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.

We are not responsible for any action taken as a result of the information or advice on this website. You should seek specialist advice from a doctor, lawyer or other professional regarding their individual situation before acting on the advice given.

We are not responsible for any viruses or other damage that may be incurred as a result of downloading content or using hyperlinks to external sites. From our website, you can visit other websites by following hyperlinks to such external sites. While we hope vivalazone.org community members will provide only quality links to useful and ethical websites, we have no control over the content and nature of these sites. These links to other websites do not imply a recommendation for all the content found on these sites. Site owners and content may change without notice and may occur before we have the opportunity to remove a link that may have gone ‘bad’.

Please be also aware that when you leave vivalazone.org/vivalazone.com, other sites may have different privacy policies and terms which are beyond our control. Please be sure to check the Privacy Policies of these sites as well as their “Terms of Service” before engaging in any business or uploading any information.

This website does not review or endorse the contents of individuals’ postings to its discussion board.

Opinions expressed on any page do not necessarily represent the views and opinions of this website. Responsibility for the contents and opinions expressed on this page rests solely with the author.


By using our website, you hereby consent to our disclaimer and agree to its terms.



Should we update, amend or make any changes to this document, those changes will be prominently posted here.


If you would like any more information or have any questions about our site’s disclaimer, please feel free to contact us by email at [email protected].


The content of this website is protected by copyright. No portion of this website may be copied or replicated in any form without the written consent of the website owner.



Privacy Policy


Your privacy is important to us.

It is Viva la Zone's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website. Accordingly, we have developed this privacy policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate, disclose and otherwise make use of personal information. We have outlined our privacy policy below.

Viva la Zone collects information about you during registration for a user account and through the use of cookies. We collect your email address in order to communicate with you. Our server automatically collects IP addresses.

Viva la Zone will not sell, rent, lease or disclose your personally identifiable information to others unless we have your explicit permission or are required by law.    

We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.

Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.

We will collect and use personal information solely for fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other ancillary purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law.


Viva la Zone may decide to implement Google Analytics. Visitors may prevent their data from being collected and used by Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/


Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date.


Our site uses industry-standard efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of all information, regardless of whether it identifies you or not. Our security includes use of firewalls, secure socket layers, and encryption.


We will protect personal information by using reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.


We will make readily available to community members information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.

We will only retain personal information for as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.


We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained. Viva la Zone may change this privacy policy from time to time at Viva la Zone's sole discretion.