1. Acceptance of Terms
Inkdrop will only knowingly provide use to parties that can lawfully enter into and form contracts under applicable law. If you are under the age of 18 you may use Inkdrop only under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian who agrees to be bound by these Terms.
3. User Account, Password, and Security
Upon creating a user account, or filling out any forms you agree to provide Inkdrop with a current email address and to update such information immediately upon any changes. You may not use a false email address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of any content.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under you password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify Inkdrop of any unauthorized use of you password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. Inkdrop cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section 3.
4. User Conduct
In using this Site, you agree to not:
- upload, download, post, email or otherwise transmit any materials including but not limited to text, data, sketches, photos, drawings, graphics, digital images, and related visual compositions 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, indecent, inflammatory, libelous, tortious, hateful, or racially, ethnically 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 or other intellectual or proprietary right of any party. By uploading or downloading 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 contitute 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 intefere with any other user's enjoyment of the Site or affiliated or linked websites.
- frame or link to the Site except as permitted in writing by Inkdrop
Upon uploading Content, you acknowledge that Inkdrop may review your Content for adherence to our guidelines and compliance with the Terms set forth in this agreement. Without limiting the foregoing, Inkdrop and its designees shall have the right to remove any Content that violates the Terms or is otherwise objectionable to Inkdrop. 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. In this regard, you acknowledge that you may not rely on any Content, created by or submitted to, Inkdrop. You acknowledge and agree that you are responsible for the creation and compilation of your Content, and that neither Inkdrop nor any other party involved with the production of any product incorporating such Content, assumes that responsibility. Inkdrop's production of any product depicting your Content does not indicate that Inkdrop 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 Inkdrop 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 the Agreement; (III) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third-parties; or (IV) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Inkdrop, 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.
No earnings will be owed or paid on the sale of any items containing an image which is in violation of any of the provisions of these Terms, including but not limited to no earnings on any images that contain objectionable content or are posted in violation of the intellectual property, privacy or celebrity rights of any person or entity.
Prices for products on Inkdrop are described on our Site and incorporated into these Terms by reference. All prices are in US Dollars. Prices and products may change at Inkdrop's discretion.
All items purchased through Inkdrop are made pursuant to a shipment contract. Title and risk of loss for all products ordered by you shall pass to you on Inkdrop's shipment to the shipping carrier. We reserve the right to ship partial orders (at no additional cost to you).
7. Payment of Earnings
Earnings for products on Inkdrop ("Earnings") are described on our website and are incorporated into this Agreement by reference. All prices are in US dollars. Prices and products may change at Inkdrop's discretion.
(a) Tax Information. In order to receive your Earnings you must provide your taxpayer information to Inkdrop as required by the IRS. If Inkdrop does not have your current taxpayer information on file for a particular year, payments due to you under this Agreement will not be made until December 31st of such year, and all of such payments will be subject to a 30% backup withholding which will be submitted to the IRS.
(b) Payment Terms. Inkdrop will pay your Earnings on a monthly basis. Within 45 days following the end of each calendar month, Inkdrop will send you a check for Earnings you have earned for the relevant month. However, if the Earnings payable to you for any month are less than $30.00, Inkdrop will hold your Earnings until the total amount due is at least $30.00 or until this Agreement is terminated.
(c) Processing Fees. If Inkdrop owes you accrued Earnings that are less that $50.00 for at least 365 days, then Inkdrop may send you payment of such accrued Commissions minus a $5.00 processing fee. If the amount of accrued Commissions is under $5.00 for at least 365 days, such amount will be used to cover Inkdrop's administrative costs and no payment will be made to you.
(d) Termination Fees. If you or Inkdrop terminate you Account, and you have less than $50 in accrued but unpaid Earnings then outstanding, Inkdrop may charge you a $5.00 processing fee when sending you your final payment to cover its administrative costs.
9. Proprietary Rights
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 Inkdrop, 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, except for uses permitted by law. 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 including code and software, in violation of applicable copyright and other intellectual property laws.
You will retain ownership of the Content you upload to Inkdrop. You hereby grant to Inkdrop a royalty free, worldwide, transferable, nonexclusive, right and license to use such Content as Inkdrop deems necessary to enable you to use the Inkdrop service to create, produce, crop, publically display, sell, distribute and purchase Products for so long as your Content remains uploaded to the site. Inkdrop may sublicense the rights that you grant it in this section to a third party subcontractor for the purpose of producing you Products and providing the Inkdrop service. Upon cancellation of your account and removal of your images, Inkdrop shall no longer maintain these rights. Our right to reproduce your images for sale to the public is completely contingent on your participation on our website. When you delete your account, which you may do for any reason and without penalty, we no longer have said rights to reproduce and sell artwork on your behalf.
You acknowledge and agree that the Site and any software used in connection with the Site ("Software") contains proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. 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 postings to your account which you submit (excluding the Content) will automatically be deemed to be assigned by you to Inkdrop upon their submission to Inkdrop, and Inkdrop shall be entitled to use, edit and publish the information which may include information about your gallery, your biography, comments or any other informaiton which you have provided. Inkdrop does reserve the right in its sole discretion to delete artwork, text, comments and other imagery which it deems to be vulgar or otherwise inappropriate for the site.
All brand, product and service names used in this Site which identify Inkdrop or third parties and their products are proprietary marks of Inkdrop and/or the relevant third parties. Nothing in this service shall be deemed to confer on any person any license or right on the part of Inkdrop or any third party with respect to any suck image, logo or name. You shall not make any use of any Inkdrop trademarks, logos, or trade dress without prior express and written approval by Inkdrop.
11. Copyright and Intellectual Property Policy
Inkdrop respects the intellecutal property rights of others and we require our users to do the same. We may terminate the accounts of users who appear to infringe the copyright or other intellectual property rights of others. In appropriate circumstances and at our discretion, we may require removal of the user's content from our site and, if the user continues to infringe on your rights (or infringes the rights of others) terminate the user's access to our services.
If you believe that your Content has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright and/or trademark infringement, please notify Inkdrop's Copyright Agent, and provide the following information ("Notice")
a) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright/trademark interest;
b) a description of the copyrighted work and/or trademark claimed to have been infringed;
c) a description of where the claimed infringing Content is located on our Site;
d) your address, telephone number, and email address
e) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright/trademark owner, its agent, or the law;
f) a statement made 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.
Inkdrop's Agent for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be reached as follows:
Inkdrop Arthaus, LLC
1149 Shawano Ave.
Green Bay, WI 54303
By phone: 920-497-4505
By email: Inkdrop Gallery Email
12. Warranty of Ownership and Non-Infringement
You represent and warrant that (I) you are the owner of the Content or that the Content is in the public domain; (II) you have the legal right and authority to enter into this agreement and to grant the license; (III) you have no knowledge as to any third-party claims regarding the intellectual property or other rights in the content which claims would interfere with the rights granted under this agreement; (IV) the Content does not infringe the rights of privacy, celebrity, moral or other rights of any third party; (V) the work is not defamatory or obscence; (VI) the Content does not contain illegal material; (VII) the Content does not contain material which denigrates or attacks any person based on race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, or the like ("Discriminatory Content"); (VIII) Inkdrop may legally manufacture and sell products incorporating the Content without the infringement of any rights of any third party and without the obligation to make any payments to or obtain any permission from any third party.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Inkdrop and Inkdrop's officers, directors, employees, agents and licensors harmless form 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 these Terms or (e) your violation of any rights of a third party.
14. No Resale
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 Inkdrop's express written consent.
The Site may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other websites or resources. Because Inkdrop has no control of such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Inkdrop is not responsible for the availability of such sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not repsonsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that Inkdrop 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 use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.
17. Public Reputation
You acknowledge and agree that you will not use any product ordered from Inkdrop in a way that would be damaging to Inkdrop'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 Inkdrop in a public setting, including on the internet, in a way which disparages Inkdrop, Inkdrop's board members, employees, shareholders or partners, Inkdrop reserves the right to demand immediate return of the product Inkdrop's sole and exclusive obligation and your sole and exclusive remedy shall be a full refund of all fees paid by you.
18. Disclaimer of Warranties
You understand and agree that your use of the site is at your sole risk. This site and the information, services, products, and materials available through it are provided on an "As Is" and " As Available" basis.
To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Inkdrop 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.
Inkdrop does not make any warranty that (a) the Site or its content will meet your requirments, 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 mateial purchased or obtained by you through the site will meet your expectations, or (d) that defects, if any, will be corrected. You agree that Inkdrop shall have no responsibility for any damages suffered by you in connection with the site or any content contained therein including but not limited to loss of data from delays, nondeliveries of content or email, errors, system down time, misdeliveries of content or email, network or system outages, file corruption, or service interrruptions caused by the negligence of Inkdrop, its affiliates, its licensors, or a user's own errors and/or omissions.
You expressly agree that use of this service, 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 ocmputer system or loss of data that results from the download of such content, data and/or software.
You acknowledge that Inkdrop does not control in any respect any information, products, or services offered by third parties on or through this service. Except as otherwise agreed in writing, Inkdrop 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 Inkdrop 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 Inkdrop or through or from the Site shall create any warranty not expressly stated in the agreement.
19. Limitation of Liability
You expressly understand and agree that under no circumstances including, without limitation, its own negligence, shall Inkdrop or its parents, subsidiaries, officers, employees, affliliates, directors, agents, suppliers, or any other party involved in creating, producing, transmitting, or distributing Inkdrop 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 Inkdrop 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 alteratin 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. You are solely responsible for creating back-ups of your content. 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.
No agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchisor-franchisee relationship is intended or created by these Terms. Inkdrop 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 these Terms will not constitute a waiver of the right or provision. Inkdrop's failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not waive Inkdrop's right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches. If and provision of the Terms 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 these Terms shall in no way be affected or impaired. These Terms constitutes the entire agreement between you and Inkdrop, and supersedes all other communications, written or oral, with regard to the services provided by Inkdrop.