ZEEBOX BLOG – TERMS & CONDITIONS
The zeebox terms apply to all content appearing on our website located at http://zeebox.comand/or http://zeeboxbuzz.com (“Site”) and the zeebox digital application (“App”) and any new features or services offered through either, including the blog (all known as “zeebox”, “us” or “we”).
By continuing to use the blog or submitting content to it, you agree to comply with and be bound by the zeebox terms. We may change or update these terms from time to time. Such changes and updates shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by any means, including without limitation posting the revised or additional terms and conditions on this Site. You are responsible for reviewing the zeebox terms periodically for any modification that may affect your rights or obligations hereunder. You agree that you shall be deemed to be apprised of and bound by any modification to the zeebox terms. The most current version of the zeebox terms can be viewed at any time at www.zeebox.com or http://zeeboxbuzz.com (for the Blog Terms).
1. We have all rights in our Site and content; you grant us certain rights when you submit content to us
(a)Our Site (including all text, photographs, graphics, video and audio content contained on our Site and other elements comprising our Site) is protected by copyright as a collective work or compilation under the copyright law of the United States and other countries, and we (subject to the rights of our licensors and licensees under applicable agreements, understandings and arrangements) have all rights therein. You must abide by all additional copyright notices or restrictions contained on our Site.
(b) You retain your rights to any content you submit or post on our Site. By posting or submitting content on or to our Site (regardless of the form or medium with respect to such content, whether text, videos, photographs, audio or otherwise), you are giving us, and our affiliates, partners, agents and third party contractors a non-exclusive, fully paid and royalty-free, transferable, sub-licensable, worldwide license to display or publish such content on our Site and its affiliated publications (either in the form submitted or in the form of a derivative or adapted work), to store, distribute and/or use such content for promotional and marketing purposes.
(c)You shall be solely responsible for your own submissions and the consequences of posting or publishing them on the blog. You affirm, represent and/or warrant that: i) you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents and permissions to use and authorize us to use all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to any and all such submissions to enable inclusion and use of such submissions in the manner contemplated by us and these Blog Terms; and ii) you have the written consent, release and/or permission of each and every identifiable individual person in such submissions to use their name or likeness to enable inclusion and use of such submissions in the manner contemplated by us and these Blog Terms. You agree that you will not: i) submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and/or publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant us all of the rights granted herein; ii) publish falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage us or any third party; iii) submit material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, violate any law or is otherwise inappropriate; or iv) post advertisements or solicitations of business. We may authorize such content to be distributed or syndicated to or published on other zeebox-branded environments.
2. You have rights if you believe your copyright is being infringed
If you believe that content hosted on our Site infringes your copyright, you may send us a notice of infringement in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”). The contact information for zeebox’s Designated Agent to Receive Notification of Claimed Infringement (“Designated Agent”) is listed below:
Write: Roger Barton Esq.
420 Lexington Avenue
New York 10170 United States
Any notification of infringement submitted to the Designated Agent must include:
i. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
ii. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works;
iii. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material;
iv. Information reasonably sufficient for us to contact you, such as an physical address, telephone number, or an e-mail address;
v. A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
vi. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Once we receive a notification of infringement, it is our policy to remove any infringing content and terminate the accounts of repeat infringers.
3. Intended Users
Our Site is not intended for or directed at children under the age of 13.
4. Your use of our Site and content is restricted
You may not copy, reproduce, distribute, publish, enter into a database, display, perform, modify, create derivative works from, transmit or in any way exploit any part of our Site or any content thereon, except that you may make one print copy that is limited to occasional articles of personal interest only. You may not distribute any content, sell or offer it for sale or use it to construct any kind of database. Neither you nor any third party shall make use of the contents of our Site in any manner that constitutes an infringement of our rights, including copyright or that has not been authorized by us.
While using our Site, you agree that you will not:
- Upload, send or otherwise transmit any information or software that contains a virus, worm, Trojan horse, or other harmful or disruptive component;
- Use our Site for any unlawful purpose;
- Modify, adapt, frame, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any portion of our Site; or
- Use any spider, robot, crawler, or other automated or manual means to retrieve, index, “scrape”, “data mine,” or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of our Site or its contents.
5. We are not responsible for and do not necessarily hold the opinions expressed by our content contributors
Opinions and other statements expressed by users and other third parties (e.g. bloggers) are theirs alone, not opinions of zeebox. Content created by third parties is the sole responsibility of the third parties and its accuracy and completeness are not endorsed or guaranteed by us. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute content through our Site, zeebox is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to the content. We do not undertake or assume any duty to monitor our Site for inappropriate or unlawful content. zeebox assumes no responsibility or liability which may arise from the content thereof, including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, libel, slander, invasion of privacy and/or publicity rights, obscenity, pornography, profanity, fraud or misrepresentation. Notwithstanding the foregoing, zeebox reserves the right to block or remove communications, postings or materials at any time in our sole discretion.
6. Your use of our Site is subject to certain disclaimers
WE DO NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS, NOR DO WE ENDORSE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS OR RELIABILITY OF ANY ADVICE, OPINION, STATEMENT OR OTHER MATERIAL OR DATABASE DISPLAYED, UPLOADED OR DISTRIBUTED ON THIS BLOG OR AVAILABLE THROUGH LINKS ON OUR SITE. OUR SITE MAY CONTAIN VARIOUS COMBINATIONS OF TEXT, IMAGES, AUDIOVISUAL, PRODUCTIONS, OPINIONS, STATEMENTS, FACTS, ARTICLES OR OTHER INFORMATION CREATED BY US OR BY THIRD PARTIES. DUE TO THE NUMBER OF SOURCES FROM WHICH CONTENT ON OUR SITE IS OBTAINED, AND THE INHERENT HAZARDS OF ELECTRONIC DISTRIBUTION, THERE MAY BE DELAYS, OMISSIONS OR INACCURACIES IN SUCH CONTENT. ACCORDINGLY, SUCH CONTENT IS FOR YOUR REFERENCE ONLY AND SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON BY YOU FOR ANY PURPOSE. INFORMATION CREATED BY THIRD PARTIES THAT YOU MAY ACCESS ON OUR SITE OR THROUGH LINKS IS NOT ADOPTED OR ENDORSED BY US AND REMAINS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF SUCH THIRD PARTIES.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless zeebox, zeebox’s vendors, and their affiliates and related entities and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims, losses, damages, liabilities, and costs (including without limitation reasonable attorneys’ fees and court costs), arising out of or relating to your breach of the zeebox terms or your access to or use of our Site. The foregoing indemnification obligation shall survive termination of the zeebox terms and the operation of our Site or any product or service provided to you arising out of or relating to your use of our Site.
8. We are not responsible for linked sites
We do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any content, accuracy, quality, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such services. You further acknowledge and agree that we shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any content, goods or services available on or through such services.
9. Governing law
The laws of the State of New York, NY, USA apply to these Blog Terms, without regard to conflict of law rules. You agree that the courts located in New York County, NY shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute which may arise out of these Blog Terms.
The zeebox terms constitute the entire agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all previous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter. No waiver by zeebox of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default. If any provision of the zeebox terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from the zeebox terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other provisions of the zeebox terms. The headings and captions in the zeebox terms are intended for convenience only and shall in no way affect the interpretation of the zeebox terms.
If you have any questions or concerns about these Blog Terms, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or write to us at zeebox Inc., 84 Wooster Street, Suite 703, New York, NY 10012, USA.
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