TERMS OF SERVICE AGREEMENT
Date of Last Revision: February 9, 2012
1. YOUR ACCEPTANCE
PLEASE READ THE TERMS OF SERVICE CAREFULLY; BY VIEWING, BROWSING, ACCESSING OR USING THIS SITE AUTOMATICALLY OR OTHERWISE, YOU AGREE TO ACCEPT AND BE LEGALLY BOUND BY THE TERMS OF SERVICE, AND REPRESENT TO US THAT YOU HAVE AUTHORITY TO ENTER INTO THE TERMS OF SERVICE.
B. Some features and services on the Site require a user name and password for access. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and for use of the Site under your user name, password or account (whether by you or others). If you become aware of any unauthorized use of your user name, password, or account, you agree to notify us immediately by sending a request to Customer Service.
C. Usage Information. We may record information about your usage, including but not limited to such as when you use the Site, the channels, groups, shows and favorites you subscribe to, the contacts you communicate with, the videos you watch and the frequency and size of data transfers, as well as information you display or click on the Site (including UI elements, settings and other information). If you are logged in, we may associate that information with your account. We may use clear GIFs (a.k.a. "Web Beacons") in HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened by recipients.
D. Content Uploaded to Site. Any personal information, video and/or other content that you voluntarily disclose online (on discussion boards, in messages and chat areas, within your playback or profile pages, etc.) becomes publicly available and can be collected and used by others.
3. USER ELIGIBILITY
The Site is intended for users who are thirteen (13) years of age or older. Any registration, use or access to the Site by anyone under the age of thirteen (13) is prohibited by these Terms of Service. By using the Site you represent and warrant that you are thirteen (13) years of age or older.
You acknowledge that the You+Media reserves the right to advertise on any portion of the Site at its sole discretion. Some of the Site is supported by advertising revenue and may display advertisements and promotions. These advertisements may be targeted in a variety of ways including but not limited to being based upon the content of information stored on the Site, information provided by you, queries made through the Site by you, or other information provided by you, information provided by third parties and/or in similar fashions. The manner, mode and extent of advertising by us on the Site are subject to change without specific notice to you. In consideration for us granting you access to and use of the Site, you agree that we may place such advertising on the Site.
5. OUR CONTENT AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
A. Content on the Site. The Site may contain or provide information, graphics, images, photographs, icons, designs, news, editorials, weather, critiques, recommendations, tips, press releases, brochures, documents, text, data (including but not limited to accounting, financial, legal, medical, and health and beauty), advertisements, video, audio, music, feeds, services, software technology, and other materials (the “Content”). This Site is solely for your personal, non-commercial use. The Content may be changed, updated or removed without notice. We may also make improvements and/or changes in the products, services and/or the programs described in this Content at any time without notice.
B. Our Limited License to You. All of the Content displayed on, transmitted through, or used in connection with the Site, including without limitation, trademarks, service marks and copyrighted materials, are our property or the property of our affiliates, licensors or licensees, and are protected by copyright, trademark, patent and other intellectual property laws. You may use the Content only for your personal, non-commercial use, and you may download or print a single copy of any portion of the Content only for your personal, non-commercial use, provided you do not remove or modify any trademark, copyright, or other notices contained in that Content. You may not use the Site or the Content in any way that constitutes an infringement of our or our licensors’ or licensees’ intellectual property rights or violation of the privacy rights of others or that we have not specifically authorized in writing. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, re-post, transmit, translate, sell, create derivative works based upon, exploit, or distribute the Content in any manner or in any medium without our written authorization. To request permission to use the Content in a way not authorized in writing here or in any additional terms and conditions found on the Site or provided by us, please contact email@example.com.
C. No Advice. You acknowledge that (i) no Content, Submissions (defined below), advice or other information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from us or through the Site will create any warranty, and (ii) it is unreasonable to rely on such Content, Submissions, advice or information without an independent verification. Do not rely on them for decisions that affect your health, property, livelihood, finances or business decisions. No business, accounting, financial, legal, medical, psychological, personal or tax advice or counsel is given, nor shall it be deemed to have been given by us. You should always seek the assistance of a professional for advice on these matters.
6. USER SUBMISSIONS
A. Submissions. The Site may include various features and services, such as comment areas, uplinked video messages, bulletin boards, chat rooms, blogs, Web logs, discussion forums, feedback, bulletin board services, news groups, questionnaires, surveys, and/or other communication facilities or interactive areas, designed to provide you with forums in which to express your opinions and submit and share ideas, information, and materials, including, without limitation, data, text, files, links, images, photographs, videos, audiovisual works, musical compositions, sound recordings, postings, music, classifieds, obituaries, events, calendars, your and/or other persons’ names, likenesses, voices, usernames, profiles, actions, appearances, performances and/or other biographical information, and any and all other user generated content (collectively, “Submissions”). You are responsible for the Submissions you post on our Site. We are not responsible for the Submissions that you or other users post on the Site. We are not obligated to, and we do not, monitor, pre-screen or pre-approve the interactive areas of the Site.
B. We reserve the right to edit, remove, reject, cancel and/or remove the posting and display of any Content or other materials (including URL links) in whole or in part, for any reason or no reason whatsoever and at any time, including but not limited to, any violation of these Terms of Service or applicable law. We shall have the right to terminate your account without notice to you if any Content or other material is repeatedly rejected, cancelled, and/or removed by us. By the same token, once any content is posted on the Site, we retain the right to continue posting such content at our sole discretion. Because of the volume, we may not post all Submissions that we receive.
C. Your License to Us. You retain all of your ownership rights in your Submission. However, by submitting any Submissions to us or to or through the Site, you grant to us, and to our sublicensees, an unrestricted, worldwide, royalty-free, transferable, sublicensable, non-exclusive, perpetual, and irrevocable right and license, without the requirement of any permission from or payment (or other consideration) to you or to any other person or entity, to use, re-use, reproduce, transmit, print, publish, modify, edit, alter, create derivative works based upon, display, exhibit, publicly perform, distribute, re-distribute, host, store, cache, archive, index, categorize, comment on, broadcast, stream, adapt, and translate the Submissions and any materials, ideas, concepts, know-how, show-how and/or techniques contained in or conveyed by the Submissions, in whole or in part, in any and all formats and channels now known or hereafter developed (including, without limitation, on other You+Media Web sites, on third party Web sites, in our or third party’s print publications, broadcast, satellite and cable networks and stations, and broadband and wireless platforms, products and services) for any and all purposes including, without limitation, news, advertising, promotional, marketing, publicity, trade or commercial purposes, all without further notice to you and with or without attribution services. In addition, you hereby grant us and our sublicensees the right, on an unrestricted, worldwide, royalty-free, non-exclusive, perpetual and irrevocable basis, to reproduce and use your name, likeness, image and voice (together with all trademark and any other rights therein) on or in connection with the use of the Submission and in any and all promotion or advertising material related thereto.
D. Not Confidential. You understand that all Submissions you transmit to us and the Site will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary. You acknowledge that anything you submit to the Site by way of any Submissions is routed through our servers and the Internet and that, therefore, you have no expectation of privacy with regard to any such Submission. You acknowledge that the Submissions and features on the Site are forums for public and not private communications. Please keep in mind that whenever you give out personal information online, through any media, including without limitation, a forum or blog, that information can be collected and used by people you do not know. We cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose through any of these media; you make such disclosures at your own risk. You understand that we may publish your username in connection with any Submission. If you use your legal name as your username, then your legal name may be published.
E. No Fiduciary Relationship. You agree that any Submissions you make are not being made in confidence or trust and that no confidential or fiduciary relationship is intended or created between you and us in any way. To the extent any “moral rights,” “ancillary rights,” or similar rights in or to the Submissions exist and are not exclusively owned by us, you agree not to enforce any such rights as to us or our licensees, distributors, agents, representatives and other authorized users.
F. No Guarantee of Accuracy, Integrity or Quality of Submissions. We do not control, and are not responsible or liable for, and do not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of, the Submissions made available through this Site. By using this Site, you may be exposed to Submissions that you may find offensive, indecent, inaccurate, misleading, or otherwise objectionable. By using this Site, you agree to accept such risks and you agree that we are not responsible or liable for the acts or omissions of users on this Site. We may now or in the future provide you a mechanism or click button to allow you to report any Submission you may find objectionable, but please understand that in so doing we do not guarantee that any such Submission will be removed, edited or deleted, and we are not responsible or liable for our refusing or failing to remove, edit or delete a Submission you find objectionable. You agree that you must evaluate and bear all risks associated with your use of and reliance on this Site and any of its Submissions. You also agree that under no circumstances will we, You+Media or any of our affiliated entities be liable in any way for any Submission or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Submission posted, emailed or otherwise made available via this Site.
G. Not Endorsed by Us. You acknowledge that the substance, views and opinions expressed in the Submissions are those of the author or submitting user solely and do not necessarily reflect our, You+Media’s, or our affiliated companies’ views or opinions. You should make your own evaluation of the content, views, and opinions expressed in the Submissions. We, You+Media, and our affiliated companies are not responsible for and do not endorse, guarantee, or warrant any content, views, opinions, products, advice, recommendations or services referenced, posted or sent by the authors or submitting users through this Site. In fact, we specifically disclaim any and all liability in connection therewith.
H. Links; Embeddable Player. This Site may permit you to link to Submissions on the Site for personal, non-commercial purposes only. In addition, the Site may provide an “Embeddable Player” feature, which you may incorporate into your own personal, non-commercial Web sites for use in accessing the Submissions on the Site, provided that you include a prominent link back to our Site on the pages containing the Embeddable Player. We reserve the right to discontinue any aspect of the Site at any time. The use of the Embeddable Player may be subject to additional terms and conditions.
7. YOUR REPRESENTATIONS
You represent and warrant that: (a) you have all necessary authority, rights and permissions to submit the Submissions; (b) your Submissions are your original work and not owned by any other party (or that you are making your Submission with the express consent of the owner of the Submissions); (c) your Submissions are accurate, current and complete; (d) your Submissions, your use of the Site, and the use of the Submissions by us and/or our sublicensees will not infringe or misappropriate any copyright, trademark, service mark, trade secret, patent, or other intellectual property or proprietary rights of any third party, including, but not limited to, rights of privacy or publicity, or contain libelous, defamatory, blasphemous or unlawful material; (e) your Submissions, your use of the Site, and the use of the Submissions by us and/or our sublicensees shall not violate any applicable local, state, federal and/or international law or regulation, or cause injury to any person or damage to any property; and (f) your Submissions and your use of the Site will not violate any agreements between you and a third party. You agree that you will not engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts the Site (or the servers and networks that are connected to the Site. Unless you have been specifically permitted to do so in a separate agreement with us, you agree that you will not reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade or resell the Content on the Site for any purpose. You agree that you are solely responsible for (and that we have no responsibility or liability to you or to any third party for) any breach of your obligations under the Terms of Service and/or for any use of the Site and for the consequences of any such breach.
8. PROHIBITED USES OF THE SITE
While using the Site you represent and agree that you will not engage in any of the following:
Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available any Content or Submissions that may be deemed to be harmful, threatening, unlawful, abusive, inflammatory, harassing, hateful, or racially, ethnically and/or otherwise objectionable.
Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available any Content or Submissions that may be deemed to be vulgar, obscene, pornographic or otherwise sexually explicit, graphically violent, gory, and/or depicting gratuitous blood or mutilation.
Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available any Content or Submissions that may be deemed to be blatantly disrespectful, attacking, insulting, bigoted, ridiculing, mocking, disparaging, libelous and/or hateful.
Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available any Content or Submissions that may be deemed to contain profanity.
Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available any Content or Submissions that may be deemed to be fraudulent.
Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available any Content or Submissions that may be deemed to be defamatory, infringing, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, and/or violative of any copyright, trademark, service mark, trade secret, patent or other intellectual or proprietary rights.
Engage in any activity that may be deemed as harassment, intimidation, and/or stalking of any kind, or advocating such, including Submissions or activities that violate any law and/or encourage others to violate, any law.
Post or transmit Submissions or other material or engage in activities that promote racism, bigotry, hatred, property damage, or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual, that could be harmful to minors.
Upload, post, transmit, share or otherwise make available content that would constitute, encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party, or that would otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national or international law.
Post or transmit Submissions that provide instructional information about illegal activities such as making or buying illegal weapons, violating someone’s privacy, or provide or creating computer viruses.
Post or transmit Submissions that contain restricted or password-only access pages, or hidden pages or images.
Publish falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage us or any third party,
Use or attempt to use another’s account, service or system without prior written authorization from YouPlus, or create a false identity on the Service or Site.
Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available content that, in the sole judgment of YouPlus, is objectionable or which restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Site, or which may expose You+Media and/or Site users to any harm or liability of any type.
Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available content that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from the rightful owner to do so.
Harvest or collect email addresses or other contact information of other users from the Site by electronic or other means for the purposes of sending unsolicited emails or other unsolicited communications.
Use the Site in any unlawful manner or in any other manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair the Site.
Collect Content or other material on the Site using any unauthorized means, including, without limitation, scraping, indexing, “bots,” or other automated methods of gathering content without our express written consent. Notwithstanding the foregoing sentence, unless we indicate otherwise, we grant the operators of public search engines permission to use spiders to copy Content and Submissions from the Site for the sole purpose of creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials. We reserve the right to revoke such permission at any time.
Engage in any commercial activity unless expressly approved in writing by us.
Engage in unsolicited or unauthorized advertising or promotional materials of any kind that are not approved by YouPlus in writing in advance.
Register for a User account on behalf of an individual other then yourself without the consent of that individual, or register for a User account on behalf of any group or entity without the consent of the group or entity.
Impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent yourself, your age or your affiliation with any person or entity, and/or make any other false or misleading statements of any kind whatsoever.
Except only in permitted areas of the Site, (a) advertise or solicit users to buy or sell products or services or make any contributions, including, but is not limited to, posting or transmitting chain letters, charity requests, petitions for signatures, spam, and junk mail and (b) use the Site for commercial purposes or engage in commercial activities without our prior written consent, including, but is not limited to, contests, sweepstakes, barter, and pyramid schemes.
Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make publicly available on the Site any private information of any third party, including addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, Social Security numbers and/or credit card numbers.
Solicit personal information from anyone under 18 or solicit passwords or personally identifiable information for commercial or unlawful purposes from anyone.
Upload, post, transmit, share or otherwise make available any Submissions that 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.
Post or transmit Submissions that contain a virus or any other harmful component.
Restrict others from using the Site.
Attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Site or any of its features by means such as hacking, mining, or other means not intentionally made available through the Site.
Represent that we endorse or support the content of your Submissions.
Circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Site or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Content or other material or enforce limitations on use of the Site or any Content or other material therein.
Use any device, software, or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site.
Take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our hardware and software infrastructure
We reserve the right, but disclaim any obligation or responsibility, to (i) remove any Submission from the Site or You+Media Web sites that violates these Terms of Service (including, without limitation, this prohibited conduct provision), and (ii) comply with any subpoena, order and otherwise cooperate with law enforcement officials regarding the identification of any user alleged to be using the Site or You+Media Web sites in violation of the law or alleged to have information related to an investigation. If we deem appropriate in our sole discretion, we reserve the right to preserve a record of any such Submission and turn all or a portion thereof over to law enforcement officials.
9. LINKING AND FRAMING
We welcome links to the Site. If you operate a Web site, you may include on your Web site a link to this Site, as long as the link does not falsely imply or state that we sponsor, endorse, or are otherwise affiliated with your site. You may not frame this Site, or otherwise incorporate the Content or Submissions into another Web site, without our prior written authorization.
10. THIRD PARTIES
A. Third-Party Web Sites. The Site includes links and pointers to Web sites that are owned, operated, or maintained by third parties. The mobile application aspect of the Site contains video “seed questions” that contain content furnished by third parties. A link from this Site to another Web site or inclusion of third party “seed questions” does not imply an endorsement or sponsorship of that Web site or third party content or anything relating thereto. We do not control and are not responsible for any content, advertising, products, services or materials offered on or available from third-parties. We are not responsible for availability of any third-party content or any damages you incur or any claims you may have relating to or arising out of a third-party Web site or any third-party content. A third-party site may have privacy policies and terms of service that differ from ours, and we have no liability or responsibility for those policies or terms. If you have any questions or concerns about anything relating to another Web site, please direct your questions or concerns to the operator of that Web site.
B. Purchase of Products and Services from Merchants. The Site may allow you to purchase products and services from third-party merchants. When you deal with one of these merchants, you may be subject to its terms and conditions and policies. For information about a merchant, its products, services, privacy policies, and any other applicable terms and conditions, contact that merchant directly or visit that merchant’s Web site. We are not responsible for any damages that you incur or any claims you may have arising out of your purchase or use of any products or services from, or your dealings with or reliance on, third parties through the Site.
11. USE OF COMPANY DIRECTORIES
The information contained in any company directories that may be provided on the Site is provided for business lookup purposes and is not to be used for marketing or telemarketing applications. This information may not be copied or redistributed and is provided “AS IS” without warranty of any kind. In no event will we or our suppliers be liable in any way with regard to such information.
12. GENERAL DISCLAIMER
THE SITE, THE CONTENT, THE SUBMISSIONS AND ANY INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED OR PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE OR ANY THIRD-PARTY WEB SITES OR THIRD-PARTY CONTENT ACCESSED VIA THE SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWABLE BY LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS. WE DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTY THAT THE SITE OR ANY OF ITS FEATURES, FUNCTIONS OR SERVERS THAT MAKE IT AVAILABLE WILL BE ERROR-FREE, ACCURATE, RELIABLE, UNINTERRUPTED, OR FREE OF HARMFUL COMPONENTS, INCLUDING VIRUSES. WE DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS THAT THE SITE, THE CONTENT, THE SUBMISSIONS, OR ANY THIRD-PARTY WEB SITES ACCESSED VIA THE SITE, OR THE RESULTS OF YOUR USE OF THE SITE, THE CONTENT, THE SUBMISSIONS OR ANY THIRD-PARTY WEB SITES, WILL BE CORRECT, ACCURATE, TIMELY, COMPLETE, OR RELIABLE OR WILL MEET YOUR SATISFACTION OR REQUIREMENTS.
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any damage to, and all necessary maintenance, repair or correction
of, that hardware and/or software.
The Site is provided for information purposes only, and is not intended for commercial use. The Site should not be used in any high risk activities where damage or injury to persons, property, environment, finances or business may result if an error occurs. You expressly assume all risk for such use.
YOU AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY, AND HOLD US AND OUR PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES AND OUR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, CONTRACTORS, AGENTS, SHAREHOLDERS, INFORMATION PROVIDERS, LICENSORS, AND SUBLICENSEES (COLLECTIVELY, THE “INDEMNIFIED PARTIES”) HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL LIABILITIES AND COSTS (INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEYS’ FEES) INCURRED BY THE INDEMNIFIED PARTIES IN CONNECTION WITH ANY CLAIM ARISING OUT OF (I) ANY BREACH BY YOU OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE OR CLAIMS ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF OR RELIANCE ON THE SITE, THE CONTENT OR SUBMISSIONS, (II) YOUR SUBMISSIONS AND/OR CONTENT, (III) YOUR INFRINGEMENT OR VIOLATION OF ANY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHT OR OTHER RIGHT OF ANY PERSON OR ENTITY, OR (IV) ANY WILLFUL MISCONDUCT BY YOU. THE CLAIMS, DAMAGES, LIABILITIES AND/OR LOSSES COVERED BY THIS INDEMNITY PROVISION INCLUDE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY CLAIM OF TRADEMARK OR COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT, ANY VIOLATION OF ANY PROPRIETARY RIGHT, DEFAMATION, BREACH OF CONFIDENTIALITY, PRIVACY VIOLATION, HARASSMENT, OR FALSE OR DECEPTIVE ADVERTISING OR SALES PRACTICES.
14. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT COMPANY SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR USER CONTENT, SUBMISSIONS, AND/OR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.
IN NO EVENT WILL WE HAVE ANY LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, OR ALTERATION, THEFT, DESTRUCTION OR LOSS OF INFORMATION, MATERIALS OR CONTENT STORED, HOSTED, STREAMED OR UPLOADED ON OR THROUGH, TRANSMITTED TO, LINKED FROM, POSTED, PUBLISHED OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE FOR DISTRIBUTION VIA THE SITE. YOU SHOULD ENSURE THAT YOU MAINTAIN A COMPLETE AND CURRENT COPY AND ALL INFORMATION, CONTENT OR MATERIALS POSTED THEREON AT A LOCATION REMOTE FROM THE SITE. WE EXPRESSLY DO NOT GUARANTEE THE AVAILABILITY OF ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION OR MATERIALS STORED, HOSTED, STREAMED OR UPLOADED ON OR THROUGH, TRANSMITTED TO, LINKED FROM, OR POSTED OR PUBLISHED ON THE SITE.
The Site is controlled and offered by us from our facilities in the United States of America. We make no representations that the Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access or use the Site from other jurisdictions do so at their own volition and are responsible for compliance with local law.
15. WEBSITE ADMINISTRATION AND SECURITY
You agree and understand that you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of passwords associated with any account you use to access the Site. Accordingly, you agree that you will be solely responsible to us for all activities that occur under your account. If you become aware of any unauthorized use of your password or of your account, you agree to notify us immediately.
16. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
You+Media, Capture Dallas, Night Cometh— and any and all of our graphics, logos, designs, page headers, button icons, scripts and service names are copyrighted, registered trademarks, service marks, trade secrets, trade dress and/or the proprietary intellectual property of You+Media in the U.S. and/or other countries and/or licensed by us (collectively, the “IP”). Our IP may not be used in any manner whatsoever by you, including, but not limited to, in connection with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion and may not be copied, imitated, or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of You+Media.
A. Termination. We may terminate your right to view, browse, access and/or use the Site or any feature or part of the Site at any time, without notice to you. If we terminate your right to view, browse, access and/or use the Site, or any feature or part of the Site, the restrictions imposed on you with respect to Content or Submissions downloaded from the Site, the prohibition on certain conduct, the disclaimers, your representations, your indemnity, and the limitations on liability included in these Terms of Service, shall survive such termination.
C. Governing Law. These Terms of Service and your use of the Site, the Content, and the Submissions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, without regard to its conflicts of law provisions. If any proceedings arise out of these Terms of Service or your use of the Site, the Content, or the Submissions, the venue for such proceedings shall be in a federal or state court in Dallas County, Texas.
D. Statute of Limitation. YOU AGREE THAT ANY CLAIM YOU HAVE ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THIS SITE, THE CONTENT OR ANY SUBJECT MATTER COVERED BY THESE TERMS OF SERVICE MUST COMMENCE WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CLAIM ARISES OR ACCRUES, REGARDLESS OF WHEN YOU BECAME AWARE OF SUCH CLAIM; OTHERWISE, SUCH CLAIM SHALL BE PERMANENTLY BARRED.
E. Severability. If any provision of these Terms of Service is found to be unlawful, void, or otherwise unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible, and the remainder of these Terms of Service shall continue in full force and effect. Any failure of ours to enforce or exercise any provision of this Terms of Service or related right shall not constitute a waiver of that right or provision.
F. Local Law and Export Control. We control and operate this Site from the United States. We make no representation that materials on the Site are appropriate or available for use in any particular location. You acknowledge that you choose to access the Site on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. You acknowledge and agree that the Content and the Submissions are subject to the U.S. Export Administration Laws and Regulations, and that diversion, export, or re-export of the Content or Submissions contrary to U.S. law is prohibited. You agree to comply strictly with all U.S. export laws and assume sole responsibility for obtaining licenses to export or re-export as may be required.
G. Force Majeure. Neither party shall be liable for, or considered in breach of these Terms of Service on account of, any delay or failure to perform as a result of any causes or conditions which are beyond such party’s reasonable control including without limitation, fire, acts of God, riots and insurrections, strikes, boycotts or lockouts, embargoes, judicial action, lack of or inability to obtain resources, power or communication failures and acts of civil or military authorities.
H. Disputes Between Users. The resolution of disputes that may arise between users is the sole responsibility of the users and we have no liability or obligation with respect to any such disputes.