Terms and Conditions

These rules describe the various responsibilities of all community members here on Cacao Talkin'. They shall be adhered to by everyone to ensure that our board runs smoothly and provides a fun and productive experience for all community members and visitors.

By accessing Cacao Talkin' you agree to be bound by the following terms. If you do not agree to abide by all of the following terms then you are not authorized to access and/or use Cacao Talkin'. We may change these at any time. If that occurs we will attempt to inform users, however it is your responsibility to review these rules regularly yourself as your continued usage of Cacao Talkin' after any changes indicates your continued acceptance of these terms as may be updated and/or amended. As used in these terms and conditions, "we" means Cacao Talkin', its creators, designers, adminstrators, moderators, and East Hawaii Cacao Association and its officers, directors, and members.

Material such as that generally described below is prohibited, and any user who posts prohibited material may be warned, suspended, or immediately and permanently banned from access to Cacao Talkin':

  • abusive
  • obscene
  • vulgar
  • slanderous
  • hateful, including anything of a rascist or sexist nature or which is likely to be degrading to any individual or group
  • threatening
  • sexually-orientated
  • any other material that may violate any laws of your country, the country where “Cacao Talkin'” is hosted or International Law
  • promoting any political or religious cause or agenda
  • content which is repetitive or off topic


The IP addresses of all posts are recorded to aid in enforcing these conditions.

You agree that we have the right to remove, edit, move or close any topic at any time should we see fit. There is no First Amendment right of free speach on privately operated forums.

You agree that any information you submit may be stored in a database. While this information will not be intentionally disclosed to any third party without your consent or as permitted by the Cacao Talkin' Privacy Policy, we shall not be held responsible for any hacking attempt that may lead to the data being compromised.

Cacao Talkin' provides a venue on which users may post information. We are not responsible for any information posted by any person other than ourselves. We have no obligation to monitor the forums, nor to remove any information deemed objectionable. We have no responsibility to verify the identity of persons who may post information or use this site.

In no event may we be held liable for any damages greater than $1.00 as a result of any act or omission arising from Cacao Talkin'. In the event of any dispute arising from Cacao Talkin' and in which we would be a party, jurisdiction over the parties and subject matter shall lie only in the courts located in Hawaii County, State of Hawaii, and any action must be commenced within one year of the date events giving rise to the action first occurred.