PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF SERVICE (THESE “TERMS”) CAREFULLY. BY ACCESSING OR USING THIS WEB SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS DESCRIBED HEREIN AND ALL TERMS INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THESE TERMS, DO NOT USE THIS WEB SITE.
Pursuant to the following Terms, Vendor Vines, LLC offers our visitors, members and customers a variety of online products and services, including content, communication tools and forums, and online and downloadable applications, software, services, websites or any of their licensees’ services or software (collectively, the “Services”). By using, accessing, or attempting to interact with the Services in any way, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound and abide by these Terms, which we may change at any time in our sole discretion without notice, with the revised Terms taking effect for all users as of the date stated on such posting. You waive any right you may have to receive specific notice of such changes or modifications. Consequently, you should consult the Terms regularly. Your continued use of the Services following the posting of changes or modifications will confirm your acceptance of such changes or modifications. If you do not agree to the amended Terms, you must stop using the Services, including, without limitation, this Site, in any way. You must be at least 18 years old and competent to enter into a contract to use the Services.
1. Information Provided by Users
Vendor Vines does not prescreen nor endorse any Content made available through the Services. The Content provided by users on or through the Services may contain inaccurate, inappropriate, incomplete, untruthful or offensive material and/or products or services for which Vendor Vines assumes no responsibility or liability. You acknowledge and bear all risk associated with the use of any Content made accessible through the Services, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content.
2. Third Party Sales
Vendor Vines is not in partnership, in any joint venture, employer-employee, or franchisor-franchisee relationship with any Merchant accessible through the Services, and we do not endorse nor are we able to control or enforce any Content such Merchant may display or otherwise make available via the Services. Further, we will not get involved with any dispute arising between users of the Services.
The ability to include links is provided only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply any affiliation, endorsement, or adoption by Vendor Vines of the linked site or any of the information contained at the site.
4. Limited License to Content Posted by Our Members
Vendor Vines claims no ownership interest in any of the Content (including, without limitation, master recordings, artwork and photographs) posted by our members, and the copyright to all such Content shall remain with its original owner. By posting Content via Vendor Vines, our members warrant and represent that they own the Content posted by them or otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth in this section, and that such Content does not violate the rights of any third party.
5. Submissions to Vendor Vines
We are always improving Vendor Vines and developing new features. Any information you send to us, including but not limited to ideas, remarks, suggestions, or prototypes (“Information”), shall immediately become the exclusive property of Vendor Vines, and we are entitled to to use the Information without restriction or compensation to the person or party who sent us the Information. Under no circumstances shall any disclosure of Information to Vendor Vines be subject to any obligation of confidentiality or expectation of compensation. By sending us Information, you are are waiving any and all rights that you may have in the Information and you are representing and warranting to Vendor Vines that the Information is wholly original with you, that no one else has any rights to the Information and that Vendor Vines is free to implement the Information and to use any related materials if and as it so desires, without obtaining any permission or license from any third party.
6. Intellectual Property of Vendor Vines and Others.
Except as expressly provided, nothing within any of the Services shall be construed as conferring any license under any of Vendor Vines’ or any third party’s intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication, waiver, or otherwise. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you acknowledge and agree that certain Content available through and used to operate Vendor Vines and the Services is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, or other proprietary rights of Vendor Vines and its affiliates, licensors (including, without limitation, Artists), and service providers. Except as expressly provided to the contrary, you agree not to modify, alter, or deface any of the trademarks, service marks, or other intellectual property made available by Vendor Vines in connection with the Services.
7. Licenses, Copyright and Ownership
The User is not granted a license or any other right to store any of the Services (including any portion of the software or documentation) on any computer or other device, or copy or otherwise use such information to create derivative works.
This license is subject to these Terms and does not include: (a) any resale or distribution of the Site, the or the Services; (b) modifying or otherwise making any derivative uses of the Site or the Services, or any portion thereof; (c) use of any data mining, robots or similar data gathering or extraction methods; (d) downloading (other than the page caching) of any portion of the Site or the Services except as expressly permitted on the Site; or (e) any use of the Site or the Services other than for its intended purpose. Any use of the Site or the Site Materials other than as specifically authorized herein, without the prior written permission of Vendor Vines, is strictly prohibited. Such unauthorized use may also violate applicable laws including without limitation copyright and trademark laws and applicable communications regulations and statutes unless explicitly stated herein, nothing in these Terms shall be construed as conferring any license to intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication or otherwise. This license is revocable at any time.
8. Intellectual Property Infringement Claims
It is our policy to respond expeditiously to claims of intellectual property infringement. Vendor Vines will promptly process and investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) and other applicable intellectual property laws. Upon receipt of notices complying with federal copyright, trademark and/or patent law, Vendor Vines will promptly remove or disable access to the material, link and/or activity claimed to be infringing and/or suspend or terminate the alleged infringer. Vendor Vines will terminate access for users who are repeat infringers. Notices of claimed infringement should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.