USER AGREEMENT / TERMS OF SERVICE
USE OF SKREENED
Welcome to Skreened, Ltd. ("Skreened"). Skreened provides its website and related services (the Site") to you subject to the following user agreement ("Agreement"). If you do not agree with any of these terms of this agreement, do not access or otherwise use this site or any information contained on this site. Your use of this site shall be deemed to be your agreement to abide by each of the terms set forth below.
Skreened can change this agreement at any time by posting an updated user agreement on this site. Please be aware that Skreened may make these changes with or without notification of its users. Also, be advised that your continued use of Skreened’s services shall constitute your consent to any changes made to our user agreement. If you have any questions about the agreement you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If your Content is uploaded as a design for products available to other users on this Site, you grant the additional rights set forth in the User Agreement. Your participation in Skreened's Affiliate Program may also be governed by the terms and conditions of the Affiliate Agreement set forth by 3rd party affiliate manager sites.
USER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD, AND SECURITY
You will create a password and user account upon completing the registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account, and are responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify Skreened of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. You agree that Skreened shall not be held liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this section.
In using this Site, you agree to not:
Upload, download, post, email or otherwise transmit any materials including but not limited to text, data, photos, graphics, stitch files, or any of these elements in combination as a design for products available on this Site or otherwise ("Content") that are unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, vulgar, harassing, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, profane, indecent, inflammatory, libelous, tortious, hateful, racially, ethnically, socially, politically, legally, morally, religiously objectionable or otherwise objectionable, or invasive of another's rights including but not limited to rights of celebrity, privacy and intellectual property.
Impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
Upload, download, post, email or otherwise transmit any Content that may infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, trade dress or other intellectual or proprietary right of any party.
As a guideline, you may contribute only original work that you have created yourself from original elements. This means you can't use images of celebrities or corporate products, nor images, text, or design that you've copied from a website without written permission from the owner. You cannot create a "new" image using elements from images other people have created. And you cannot contribute a quote or a slogan that is substantially the same as something already written by someone else. By uploading any Content, you represent and warrant that you have the lawful right to reproduce and distribute such Content and that the Content complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations and ordinances;
Upload, download, post, email or otherwise transmit any Content that would constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party, or that would otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national, or international law;
Upload, download, post, email or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, or any other form of solicitation;
Upload, download, post, email or otherwise transmit any material 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;
Upload, download, post, email or otherwise transmit false or misleading information;
Disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise abuse, the Site, or any services, system resources, accounts, servers, or networks connected to or accessible through the Site or affiliated or linked websites.
Access, tamper with or use non-public areas of the Site. Unauthorized individuals attempting to access these areas of the Site may be subject to prosecution;
Disrupt or interfere with any other user's enjoyment of the Site or affiliated or linked websites;
Frame in a web page, the Site except as permitted in writing by Skreened;
Incorporate images or names that would violate a person's right of privacy or publicity;
Automate any process on the Site including, but not limited to (design creation or duplication, shop creation, account creation or messaging) without writen authorization.
You acknowledge that Skreened does not pre-screen submitted Content. You acknowledge that Skreened and its designees shall have sole discretion relative to the rejection or removal of any Content placed on the site. Upon placing your order, you acknowledge that Skreened may review your order, and the Content it contains, for adherence to our guidelines and compliance with the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement. Without limiting the foregoing, Skreened and its designees shall have the right to remove any Content that violates the Agreement or is otherwise objectionable to Skreened. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. You acknowledge that you may not rely on any Content, created by or submitted to, Skreened. You acknowledge and agree that you are responsible for the creation and compilation of your Content, and that neither Skreened nor any other party involved with the production of any product incorporating such Content assumes that responsibility. Skreened's production of any product depicting your Content does not indicate that Skreened approves of the Content, that the Content obeys all applicable laws, or that you are absolved of any liability or harm arising from the use of the Content.
You acknowledge and agree that Skreened may preserve Content and may also disclose Content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (i) comply with legal process; (ii) enforce this Agreement; (iii) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third-parties; or (iv) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Skreened, its users and the public.
You understand that the technical processing and operation of the Site, including your Content, may involve (i) transmissions over various networks; and (ii) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connection networks or devices.
You agree that you are responsible for actions and communications undertaken under your account. Skreened takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any Content uploaded or otherwise transmitted by or to you or by or to any third-party, or for any mistakes, defamation, slander, libel, omissions, falsehoods, infringement, obscenity, pornography or profanity you or a third party may encounter. You agree to waive any claims against Skreened and its affiliates, contractors, agents and employees for losses, damages and injuries which are based on or relate to communications, Content or materials on the Site. You agree to indemnify Skreened and its affiliates from all claims and expenses, including reasonable attorney's fees, which claims are based on or arise from your violation of any of the provisions of this Agreement.
You agree that you will use this Site and any products, ordered on this Site in accordance with all applicable United States federal, state and local laws, statutes, regulations and ordinances and will not take any action that harms or violates the rights of any person or entity.
You acknowledge and agree that any Content, including but not limited to text, data, photos, graphics, etc. or other material contained or distributed on or through the Site, by Skreened, its advertisers or other third parties, is protected by trademarks, service marks, patents, copyrights, or other proprietary rights and laws. You may not use or distribute any Content received through the Site without the authorization of the Content owner. You agree not to publish, reproduce, copy, in whole or in part, nor upload, download, post, email, sell, or otherwise distribute Content available through the Site, in violation of applicable copyright and other intellectual property laws.
You retain all ownership rights to your Content submitted to the Site. By submitting Content to Skreened, you grant Skreened a nonexclusive, worldwide, transferable license to use, copy, reproduce, modify, publicly display, and distribute your Content.
You acknowledge and agree that the Site and any software provided to you or used in connection with the Site, including, for example and without limitation, any API's or other scripts ("Software") contains proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. Except to the extent that a separate click on agreement applies to a particular piece of Software, subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement, Skreened grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicenseable license to use the Software solely as necessary to use this Site and provided that you agree not to modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on the Site or the Software, in whole or in part.
The intellectual property rights in or relating to the content of any notes, messages, e-mails, postings, letters, ideas, suggestions, concepts or other written materials which you submit or communicate to Skreened (excluding your Content you submit) will automatically be deemed to be assigned, granted and transferred by you to Skreened upon their submission or communication to Skreened, and you do assign all rights therein to Skreened and agree that the same will automatically become the property of Skreened and that Skreened may use, exploit, copy, publish, implement, transfer and in all other ways deal with such materials and all of the intellectual property rights therein in any way and for any purpose Skreened may elect, in perpetuity.
Skreened reserves the right to donate, resell or otherwise distribute misprinted, returned, defective, complete or incomplete items with or without notification of sale and/or accounting and payment of any applicable commission on such items. Wholesale orders placed through Skreened which utilize published designs are subject to discounts of both the product price as well as the commission. You agree to let Skreened negotiate commissions for bulk purchases on your behalf regardless of the commission set on the product for purchase from your webstore.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY POLICY
Skreened respects the intellectual property rights of others. We ask our users to do the same. Skreened may terminate the accounts of users who appear to infringe upon the copyright or other intellectual property rights of others without notice. Skreened reserves the right to cancel any pending payments withhold (in whole or in part) any ledger balance of a user who has violated the intellectual property rights of another party regardless of the content sold.
If you believe that your Content has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright and/or trademark infringement, please notify Skreened's IP Specialist and provide the following information ("Notice")
An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright/trademark interest;
A description of the copyrighted work and/or trademark claimed to have been infringed upon;
A description of where the claimed infringind contect is located on our site;
Your address. telephone number, and email addressat
A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright/trademarn owner, its agent, or the law;
A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your Notice is accurate and that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright/trademark interest involved.
Skreened's IP Specialist can be reached at: email@example.com.
YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOU ARE THE OWNER OF THE CONTENT WHICH YOU SUBMIT AND THAT THE CONTENT DOES NOT INFRINGE UPON THE PROPERTY RIGHTS, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS (COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS) OR OTHER RIGHTS OF OTHERS. YOU ALSO REPRESENT THAT THERE ARE NO OUTSTANDING DISPUTES IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROPERTY RIGHTS, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OR OTHER RIGHTS IN THE CONTENT OR ANY PARTS OF THE CONTENT. YOU HEREBY REPRESENT AND WARRANT TO SKREENED THAT THIS AGREEMENT HAS BEEN DULY AND VALIDLY EXECUTED AND DELIVERED BY YOU AND CONSTITUTES YOUR LEGAL, VALID AND BINDING OBLIGATION, ENFORCEABLE AGAINST YOU IN ACCORDANCE WITH ITS TERMS; AND THAT THE EXECUTION, DELIVERY AND PERFORMANCE BY YOU OF THIS AGREEMENT ARE WITHIN YOUR LEGAL CAPACITY AND POWER; HAVE BEEN DULY AUTHORIZED BY ALL REQUISITE ACTION ON YOUR PART; REQUIRE THE APPROVAL OR CONSENT OF NO OTHER PERSONS; AND NEITHER VIOLATE NOR CONSTITUTE A DEFAULT UNDER THE (I) PROVISION OF ANY LAW, RULE, REGULATION, ORDER, JUDGMENT OR DECREE TO WHICH YOU ARE SUBJECT OR WHICH IS BINDING UPON YOU, OR (II) THE TERMS OF ANY OTHER AGREEMENT, DOCUMENT OR INSTRUMENT APPLICABLE TO YOU OR BINDING UPON YOU.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Skreened and Skreened's officers, directors, employees, agents and licensors harmless from all judgments, awards, losses, liabilities, costs and expenses, including but not limited to reasonable attorney's fees, expert witness fees, and costs of litigation arising out of or based on (a) Content you submit, post to or transmit through the Site, (b) your use of the Site, (c) your connection to the Site, (d) your violation of the Agreement or (e) your violation of any rights of a third party.
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Site, use of the Site or access to the Site without Skreened 's express written consent.
You agree that Skreened may terminate your password, account, and ledger balance, in whole or in part. You agree that Skreened may remove and discard any Content you have contributed to the Site at any time, for any reason or no reason. You agree that Skreened may discontinue services, in whole or in part, at any time. You agree that termination of your access to the Site under any provision of this Agreement may be effected without prior notice, and that Skreened may deactivate or delete your account (including all related information and files). You agree that Skreened may bar your usage of the Site on a permanent or temporary basis. Further, you agree that Skreened shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Site.
The Site may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other websites or resources. Because Skreened has no control of such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Skreened is not responsible for the availability of such sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such sites or resources or the policies or such sites and resources. You agree that Skreened is not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.
You acknowledge and agree that you will not use any product ordered from the Site in a way that would be damaging to Skreened's public reputation or that of its employees, board members, shareholders, licensors, or solution partners. Additionally, you acknowledge that if you choose to display any product ordered from Skreened, in a public setting, including on the Internet, in a way which disparages Skreened, Skreened's board members, employees, shareholders or partners, Skreened reserves the right to demand immediate return of the product, and to pursue all recourses and remedies available under the law.
PRICING, SHIPPING, AND TERMS OF SALE
Prices for products are described on the Site and are incorporated into this Agreement by reference. All prices are in US dollars. Prices and products may change at Skreened's discretion. Title and risk of loss for all products ordered by you shall pass to you on Skreened's shipment to the shipping carrier. Purchases are subject to Skreened's Return Policy. Skreened reserves the right to cancel any order for any product that may violate the intellectual property rights of a third party or for any other reason and may notify the purchaser that the order has been canceled.
Skreened may, in its sole discretion offer sales on certain collections of designs from various shops, users, or on blank products. Discount pricing in a "percentage off" discount situation will be shared between the user and Skreened.
Skreened reserves the right to make any adjustments to users commissions as it sees fit including limiting the user commissions for any design or product.
AGE AND GEOGRAPHIC RESTRICTIONS
You must be at least 13 years of age to use this Site. Please contact us if you have any concerns or questions about this restriction.
CORRECTION OF ERRORS AND INACCURACIES
The information and product listings on this Site may contain typographical errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order). Please note that such errors, inaccuracies or omissions may relate to product description, pricing and availability. We also reserve the right to limit or restrict quantities of products (including after you have submitted your order) for any reason, including, without limitation, if the product violates any terms of this Agreement.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THIS SITE AND THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS, PROGRAMS AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE THROUGH IT ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, SKREENED AND ITS AFFILIATES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
SKREENED DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTY THAT (A) THE SITE OR ITS CONTENT WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR (B) THAT THE SITE OR SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE, OR (C) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, OR (D) THAT DEFECTS, IF ANY, WILL BE CORRECTED. YOU AGREE THAT SKREENED SHALL HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES SUFFERED BY YOU IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE OR ANY CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN.
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING ALL CONTENT, DATA OR SOFTWARE DISTRIBUTED BY, DOWNLOADED OR ACCESSED FROM OR THROUGH THIS SITE, IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR BUSINESS, YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH CONTENT, DATA AND/OR SOFTWARE.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT SKREENED DOES NOT CONTROL IN ANY RESPECT ANY INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES OFFERED BY THIRD PARTIES ON OR THROUGH THIS SITE, EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE AGREED IN WRITING. SKREENED AND ITS AFFILIATES ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR AND MAKE NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION AS TO THE ACCURACY, CURRENCY, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY OR USEFULNESS OF CONTENT OR PRODUCTS DISTRIBUTED OR MADE AVAILABLE BY THIRD PARTIES THROUGH THIS SITE.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT SKREENED MAKES NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION THAT CONFIDENTIALITY OF INFORMATION TRANSMITTED THROUGH THIS SITE WILL BE MAINTAINED.
NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM SKREENED OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE AGREEMENT.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ITS OWN NEGLIGENCE, SHALL SKREENED OR ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, OR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, TRANSMITTING, OR DISTRIBUTING SKREENED OR RELATED SERVICES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF SKREENED HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (A) THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE; (B) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SITE; (C) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (D) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SITE OR (E) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SITE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
If any provision of this Agreement is invalid, illegal or unenforceable under any applicable statute or rule of law, such provision shall be deemed amended to achieve as nearly as possible the same economic effect as the original provision and the remaining provisions of this Agreement shall in no way be affected or impaired.
These terms and conditions and your relationship with Skreened shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of Ohio, without resort to its conflict of law provisions. You and Skreened agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the county of Franklin, Ohio. No agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchisor-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement. Skreened may assign its rights and responsibilities hereunder without notice to you. The failure of a party to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of the right or provision. Skreened's failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not waive Skreened's right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches. This Agreement, together with the Nonexclusive License Agreement and the Associate Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and Skreened, and supersedes all other communications, written or oral, with regard to the Site and services provided by Skreened.