NewBay Media, L.L.C.
Last Updated: January 12, 2011
This website is operated by, or on behalf of NewBay Media LLC (“NewBay”)
to users 13 years of age or older in the United States Please read these Terms and
all documents referenced herein, represents the entire understanding between NewBay
and you regarding your use of this site and supersedes any prior statements or representations.
and is made a part hereof.
Access, distribution and/or use of to this Site is subject to all applicable laws
and regulations. To the extent that access, distribution and/or use of this Site
would be deemed illegal by governing law, such access, distribution and/or use is
prohibited. By visiting any area on the NewBay Site you are deemed to have accepted
please do not use this Site.
Use of Materials
All material on this Site, including but not limited to software, images, music,
text, “applets,” logos and trademarks, along with the overall “look and feel” of
the website (collectively referred to as the “Material”), is protected under various
intellectual property laws and owned or controlled by NewBay, or used with permission
of the owner(s) of such Material. Except as otherwise indicated on this website,
copying, reproduction, uploading, downloading, transmitting or any other use of
this site or of any of the Material, in whole or part, without the express permission
of NewBay, is prohibited. You may, however, copy, reproduce, download, transmit
and/or print individual pages contained on this Site for your personal, non-commercial
use, provided you agree not to conceal, remove or alter any trademark, copyright
or other notice contained on: (i) this site; (ii) any of the Material; or (iii)
any such individual pages so copied, reproduced, downloaded, transmitted or printed.
You may not copy, reproduce, download transmit and/or print substantial portions
of this Site or the materials contained hereon without the express written permission
of NewBay. Any unauthorized use of this Site and/or the Materials may subject the
user to criminal prosecution and/or civil liability under applicable law.
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Consumer Information from this site.
From time to time, the NewBay website may contain links to other websites that are
not controlled and/or maintained by NewBay. Access to and use of such other websites
is at your own risk and subject to any terms, conditions and privacy policies that
govern such websites, which may be different from those of NewBay and/or may provide
their users with less security than the NewBay Site. By providing such links, NewBay
shall not be deemed to endorse, recommend, approve or guarantee any third parties
or their services or products, or any facts, views, advice, information and/or products
found on such websites. NewBay is not responsible for the content contained on any
such sites, or for the failure of any product or service offered for sale on any
such sites or for any damages that may result there from. Copyrights in the materials
or information on the linked sites are owned by other organizations.
User Submitted Content
On certain sections of this Site, you may be permitted to post comments, information,
creative works (including but not limited to audio or audiovisual works) or other
materials (“User Content”). You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible
for any User Content that you post. You further acknowledge and agree that NewBay
has no responsibility for, or ownership of, any User Content posted at this Site
and will not be liable for any User Content that is in violation of these Terms
and Conditions. With respect to all User Content that you post, you represent and
warrant that: (i) the material is either fully original to you or that you have
all necessary rights, licenses and permissions needed to post the material at this
Site (including but not limited to all copyright and right of publicity/privacy
rights), and to grant, and hereby do grant, NewBay and all other users of this Site
a world-wide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license that can be fully assigned and
sub-licensed, to use such User Content as contemplated by the Site; (ii) such User
Content will not infringe the rights of any person or entity, or violate any governmental
rule, regulation statute or law, or the terms and conditions of use of this Site;
(iii) no money will be owing to any party as a result of the posting of the User
Content or its use as contemplated by this Site; (iv) you will be responsible for
all User Content submitted through your account, and for all purposes under these
Terms and Conditions, all submissions from your account shall be deemed to have
been submitted by you.
NewBay has no control over, and does not endorse, any User Content and expressly
disclaims any and all liability in connection with any User Content. However, in
connection with User Content posted at this Site, in addition to all other rights
it has under this Agreement, at law or in equity, NewBay reserves the right in its
sole and absolute discretion, to: (i) remove without notice ,or refuse to post in
the first instance, any User Content; (ii) revoke any user’s right to use this Site.
Any User Content sought to be posted at the Site must conform, in the sole and exclusive
opinion of NewBay, to the following rules and standards. It must: (i) conform to
all applicable laws, (ii) be appropriate in the context of the general purposes
of the Site; (ii) not be obscene, pornographic, patently offensive, hateful, abusive
or promote racism or discrimination of any kind; (iii) not provide personal information,
or solicit such information from any other user of the Site; (iv) not involve or
result in the transmission of junk e-mail, unsolicited mass e-mailings, “spamming,”
“spimming” or “phishing;” (v) not transmit or distribute any potentially harmful
programs such as Trojan horses, worms, viruses, spyware or any malicious software
or code; (vi) not contain any material or images owned by any other person or entity
unless you have obtained all necessary rights, licenses and permissions needed to
post the material and have it used as contemplated by this Site; and (vii) be only
for non-commercial purposes.
Promotions, Sweepstakes and Contests
On occasion, NewBay or certain advertisers or suppliers to this Site may elect to
conduct certain promotions, sweepstakes or contests (collectively, “Promotions”)
on this Site. Each such Promotion may have specific rules and regulations, which
will be made available to users and which shall be deemed incorporated in and become
a part of these Terms and Conditions.
Copyright Infringement Policy
NewBay values intellectual property and respects the intellectual property rights
of others, and will remove materials on its Site that infringe the copyrights of
others. If you believe that your copyrighted material may have been infringed by
material contained on this website, then pursuant to Title 17, United States Code,
§512, you may notify NewBay’s Designated Agent in writing as follows:
Copy Right Coordinator
NewBay Media LLC
28 East 28th Street, 12th floor
New York, NY 10016
In your notice, you must include the following:
(i) a physical or electronic signature of the owner of an exclusive right that is
being infringed or of a person authorized to act on behalf of such owner;
(ii) identification of the copyrighted work(s) that is (are) allegedly being infringed;
(iii) identification of the materials that are causing the infringement and that
are to be removed, along with sufficient information to allow us to locate such
(iv) contact information (i.e., name, address, email address) sufficient to enable
NewBay to contact you;
(v) a statement to the effect that you have a good faith belief that the complained
of use of the material was not authorized by the owner of the copyright, its agent
or the law;
(vi) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under
penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of
the owner of the exclusive right that is allegedly being infringed.
Certain pages or sections of this Site may contain terms and conditions of use which
are in addition to or different from these Terms and Conditions. For example, certain
Promotions or content that is designated as “premium” or “special” content only
be made available to users of the site that consent to NewBay’s sharing of their
Personal Consumer Information with the sponsors of such Promotions and/or advertisers
appearing on the such content pages. In the event that there is a conflict between
such additional and/or different terms and conditions of use and these Terms and
Conditions, the additional and/or different terms and conditions will govern with
respect to the specific pages or sections to which they apply.
Limitation of Liability and Use Disclaimer
NewBay is not responsible for any damages or loss related to the use of this site.
THIS SITE, ALL MATERIAL CONTAINED ON THIS SITE, AND ALL LINKS OR OTHER ITEMS RELATED
THERETO ARE TRANSMITTED AND DISTRIBUTED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND,
EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THAT THE SITE, ITS FEATURES
AND FUNCTIONS, WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR USE OR WORK AS DESCRIBED. THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES
REGARDING TITLE, SECURITY, ACCURACY, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
PURPOSE OR USE WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE OR THE MATERIALS CONTAINED HEREON. ANY INFORMATION
CONTAINED WITHIN THIS WEBSITE IS SUBJECT TO AMENDMENT, REVISION OR UPDATING WITHOUT
NOTICE AT ANY TIME. NEWBAY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SUSPEND OR WITHDRAW ACCESS TO THE
PAGES OF THIS SITE WITHOUT NOTICE AT ANY TIME AND ACCEPTS NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR
THESE PAGES NOT BEING AVAILABLE AT ALL TIMES. NEWBAY SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY
ALLEGED DAMAGE OR INJURY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY COMPENSATORY, CONSEQUENTIAL,
DIRECT, INDIRECT AND/OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, THAT RESULT FROM YOUR USE OR INABILITY
TO USE OR ACCESS THIS WEBSITE OR ANY MATERIALS CONTAINED HEREON OR FROM ANY COMPUTER
VIRUS, MALFUNCTION OR OTHER FAILURE.
Certain jurisdictions prohibit the limitation of liability for certain types of
damages, and accordingly, such limitations may not apply to you. In such jurisdictions,
NewBay’s liability is limited to the greatest extent allowable under applicable
Transmitting and Downloading
NewBay is not responsible for any damages incurred as a result of any interruption,
transmission blackout, delayed transmission or incorrect data transmission over
NewBay does not warrant or represent that this Site will meet your requirements,
that access will not be interrupted or delayed, that there will be no failures,
errors or omissions or loss of transmitted information, that no viruses will be
transmitted or that no damage will occur to your computer system.
You are responsible for undertaking suitable precautions to scan for computer viruses
and maintaining a back up of all data and/or equipment.
By using this Site, you agree that you will be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality
of your password and account information, and that you will restrict access to your
computer to avoid disclosure of such. You further agree that you will be responsible
for all activity taken under your password and/or account.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless NewBay
Media LLC, its parent corporation, officers, directors, employees and agents from
and against any and all claims, demands, losses, liabilities, damages, costs and
expenses (including but not limited to attorneys fees) arising from or in connection
with: (i) your use of the Site; (ii) your violation of these Terms and Conditions;
and/or (iii) any User Content submitted by you to the Site. You agree that your
representations and warranties, and obligation to indemnify NewBay shall survive
beyond any term that these Terms and Conditions are in effect.
When you communicate with NewBay electronically, via email or otherwise, you consent
to receive electronic communications from NewBay. You agree that all communications
(including, but not limited to all notices, agreements and disclosures) provided
to you electronically by NewBay satisfy any legal requirement that such communication
be in writing.
Changes in Policy
From time to time, the policies set forth in these Terms and Conditions may change.
We will post changes to the Terms and Conditions of Use at this site. Please review
these Terms and Conditions of Use often so that you will remain abreast of our current
policies. Your use of this site subsequent to any amendment of these Terms and Conditions
will signify your acceptance of, and assent to, its revised terms. These Terms and
Conditions of Use were last updated on 1/12/2011 and are effective immediately.
Acquisition of Business
In the event that NewBay is involved in a merger, acquisition, consolidation, restructuring,
reorganization, liquidation, sale or similar transaction relating to any portion
of its business and/or assets, you hereby acknowledge and agree that this site and
all of NewBay’s rights hereunder may be included in the assets of, and/or transferred
pursuant to, such transaction. If that occurs, NewBay will post a notice to such
effect on this website.
If you have any questions concerning our website or any of the policies set forth
in these Terms and Conditions of Use, please contact us at:
NewBay Media LLC
28 East 28th Street, 12th floor
New York, NY 10016
Attn.: Todd Baker
Applicable Law/Dispute Procedures
Use of this site and these Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of
the State of New York, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. Any dispute
concerning your use of this site shall be submitted to binding arbitration in New
York within one (1) year from the date that the cause of action arose (or, if multiple
cause of actions are involved, from the date that the first cause of action arose),
with such arbitration conducted pursuant to the then prevailing rules of the American
Arbitration Association. To the fullest extent permitted by law, no arbitration
brought pursuant to these Terms and Conditions shall be joined to any other arbitration
initiated pursuant to these Terms and Conditions.
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary set forth in these Terms and Conditions,
NewBay may at any time seek injunctive or other appropriate relief against you and/or
against others, in any state or federal court in the state of New York, in the event
that NewBay believes that you have violated or threatened to violate any of NewBay’s
intellectual property rights and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction
and venue of such courts.
If any portion of these Terms and Conditions are deemed unenforceable, unlawful
or void by a Court of competent jurisdiction, then that portion of the Terms and
Conditions will be deemed severable and will not affect the enforceability or validity
of the remaining portions of these Terms and Conditions. No waiver by NewBay of
any term or condition of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed a further or
continuing waiver of such term or of any other term, and NewBay’s failure to assert
any right or demand compliance with any provision of these Terms and Conditions
shall not be deemed to constitute a waiver of any such right or provision.
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