Terms of ServiceEffective Date: May 4, 2009
Acceptance of Terms
Welcome to ViralPrints (the "Website"). The following Terms of Service ("TOS") contain the terms and conditions that govern your use of the Website and all of its Internet-based services (the "Service"). Please note that by using the ViralPrints Website, you agree to follow and be bound by these terms. As such, please do not access any service or view any information on the Website if you do not agree to all of the following terms in this agreement.
ViralPrints offers multiple internet-based services (collectively, the "Service"). Moreover, we provide you, the user, with the space and tools necessary to purchase, and sell custom merchandise (e.g. t-shirts) using images from online videos. As a registered user, you have the option to display and sell your merchandise through your very own customizable online storefront ("Store"). However, before you can open a Store, you must agree to a separate Intellectual Property Agreement.
Use of the Website and Service
As soon as you agree to these TOS and any other applicable agreement listed on the Website (collectively, the "Agreements") ViralPrints grants you permission to access the Website and Service for their intended purposes. However, all users must adhere to any local laws and regulations - at all times. So, please, exercise good judgment when using the Website. And remember, we reserve the right to remove any user or user-generated content that violates any of the terms in the Agreements or any applicable law.
ViralPrints offers a variety of services that require a contractual agreement between parties. As such, all users must be legally entitled to enter into and form a contract in accordance with any applicable law. Therefore, if you are under the age of 18, you may not use the ViralPrints Service - unless you are granted permission by a parent or legal guardian who is willing to assume full responsibility for any legally binding contract entered into and formed in accordance with any applicable law.
You, the user, may only use the ViralPrints Website and Services for purposes that ViralPrints explicitly permits. You may not use the Website and/or Service for purposes intended to harm any person or entity. The following list outlines several uses that are specifically prohibited - they are not, however, all inclusive:
- Any use intended to cause harm to the ViralPrints Website and/or Service;
- Any use of the Website and/or Service intended to harm any individual or entity, as deemed by local laws and reasonable standards set forth by ViralPrints;
- Any modification or creation of derivative works based on the Website, Services, and/or all related technologies (e.g. reverse engineering, disassembling, or decompiling any software or technology);
- Any attempt to impersonate another person or entity;
- Any use of viruses, spiders and robots;
- Any unauthorized reproducing, publishing, copying, uploading, posting, emailing, distributing, downloading, or selling of goods or services;
- Any use of the Website and Services that violates applicable copyright and other intellectual property laws;
Intellectual Property Policy & Submissions
ViralPrints values the intellectual property rights of others, and we strive to maintain our Website in a way that respects all intellectual property. Therefore, all users must adhere to the rules and regulations outlined in our Intellectual Property Policy. The Intellectual Property Policy will only be referenced to herein, so please take a moment to review the policy in its entirety by clicking on the following link. Furthermore, please note that ViralPrints reserves the right to terminate a user's account if a user legally violates any copyright or other intellectual property rights.
By agreeing to this terms of service, you accept full responsibility for the terms described in this agreement. You acknowledge that the use of the website is at your sole risk. As such, this agreement constitutes a legally binding obligation between you and ViralPrints, which is enforceable against you according these terms. The ViralPrints website and service are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. Thus, ViralPrints does not guarantee that the website and/or service will operate with the hardware or software you use; be free of errors, inaccuracies, or interruptions; or meet your requirements, whatever they may be. ViralPrints will only assume responsibility for the warranties explicitly stated in these terms of service.
Limitation of Liability
Under no circumstances shall ViralPrints or its affiliates, including, but not limited to, officers, employees, agents, suppliers, vendors, and licensors be liable for any incidental or consequential damages of any kind. We shall not be liable for any damage that you may suffer arising out of your operation of the website and/or service. ViralPrints shall not be held liable for, and without limitation, any loss or destruction of data, profits or information. ViralPrints offers the website and service from its facilities in the United States of America. We do not guarantee that the website and/or service is suitable or available for use in locations outside of the United States of America.
Furthermore, you certify that ViralPrints shall not be held liable for the failure of postal services, domestic or foreign to deliver goods ordered through the service, nor for goods damaged in transit. You agree to contact ViralPrints in writing regarding all order and billing disputes and to allow seven (7) U.S. business days for response prior to initiating a claim or chargeback with a financial institution or payment processor. Should you file such claim without contacting ViralPrints or before the seven business days have elapsed you agree to pay a ViralPrints 100 USD investigation fee.
In accordance to these terms of service, ViralPrints has complete discretion regarding any user's access to the Website and Service. As such, ViralPrints can terminate a user's account and/or user-generated content, with or without notice. If you do not agree with any of these TOS you may not access the Website or Service.
Your relationship with ViralPrints and your use of the Website and Service shall be governed by and construed in accordance with these TOS and the laws of the State of Illinois.
Please forward any questions or concerns with the Terms of Service to TOS@ViralPrints.com.