Terms of Service
Last Updated: March 10th, 2022
The services that the Convrt (“we,” “us,” “our”) provides to website and contest entrants (“Entrant”) are subject to the following Terms of Service (“Terms”). We, through www.convrtaward.com (“Website”), reserve the right to update these Terms at any time without notice to Entrant.
B. We shall have the right, at any time, to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of the Website, including, but not limited to, content, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use.
2. CHANGED TERMS
We retain the right to change or modify the Terms applicable to Entrant’s use of the Website, or any part thereof, or to impose new conditions, including, but not limited to, adding fees and charges for use. Such changes, modifications, additions, or deletions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by means including, but not limited to, posting on the Website, or by electronic or conventional mail, or by any other means by which Entrant obtains notice. Any use of the Website by Entrant after such notice shall be deemed to constitute acceptance by Entrant of such changes, modifications, additions, or deletions.
3. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES
Website provides a Retail & Ecommerce Innovation Contest. Entrants shall pay a small entry fee to submit work, and the latter is judged by independent industry professionals on skill and result by looking at photos, videos and reading about the project or solution. Judges may not see any identifying info on contestants. There are no further costs for entrants other than the entry fee. Through its web property, Website provides Entrant with the possibility to make a submission on the platform (collectively “Services”). The Services, including any updates, enhancements, new features, and the addition of any new web properties, are subject to the Terms. Winners will be shipped an Award Statuette (at no extra cost) to the shipping address provided but we are not responsible lost shipments. All entry fees are nonrefundable.
Entrant shall be responsible for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware, software, and other equipment needed for access to and use of the Website and all charges related thereto.
5. ENTRANT CONDUCT
A. Entrant shall only use the Website for lawful purposes. Entrant shall not post or transmit through the Website any material which violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, which is unlawful, infringing, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane or otherwise objectionable, which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law, or which, without our express prior written approval, contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services. Any conduct by Entrant that, in our discretion, restricts or inhibits any other Entrant from using or enjoying the Website is not permitted. Entrant shall not use the Website to advertise or perform any commercial solicitation, including, but not limited to, the solicitation of Entrants to become subscribers of other online information services competitive with the Website.
B. The Website contains copyrighted material, trademarks, and other proprietary information, including, but not limited to, text, software, photos, video, graphics, music and sound, and the entire contents of the Website are copyrighted as a collective work under the United States copyright laws. Website owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement, and enhancement of such content, as well as in the content original to it. Entrant may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the content, in whole or in part. Entrant is permitted to download copyrighted material for Entrant’s personal use only. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, no copying, redistribution, retransmission, publication, or commercial exploitation of downloaded material will be permitted without our express permission and the permission of the copyright owner. In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution, or publication of copyrighted material, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark legend, or copyright notice shall be made. Entrant acknowledges that it does not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material. Entrant confirms and warrants that it rightfully owns all copyrights or has permission to use any intellectual property associated with Entrant’s submission to a contest or post on the Website.
C. Entrant shall not upload, post, or otherwise make available on the Website any material protected by copyright, trademark, patent, or other proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of the copyright, trademark, patent, or other proprietary right and the burden of determining that any material is not protected by any intellectual property right rests with Entrant. Entrant shall be solely liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, trademarks, patents, proprietary rights, or any other harm resulting from such a submission or post. By submitting material to any public area of the Website, Entrant grants or warrants that the owner of such material has expressly granted us a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, and distribute such material (in whole or in part) worldwide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or hereafter developed for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such material. Entrant also permits any other Entrant to access, view, store, or reproduce copyrighted material for that other Entrant’s personal use. Entrant hereby grants Website the right to edit, copy, publish, and distribute any copyrighted material that Entrant makes available on the Website.
D. The foregoing provisions of Section 5 are for the benefit of us, our subsidiaries, affiliates and our third-party content providers and licensors, and the Website. Additionally, each of the foregoing shall have the right to assert and enforce such provisions on their own behalf.
6. USE OF SERVICES
The Services may contain email services, bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, photo albums, file cabinets and other message or communication facilities designed to enable Entrant to communicate with others (each a “Communication Service” and collectively “Communication Services”). Entrant agrees to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and, when applicable, related to a particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, Entrant agrees that when using the Communication Services, Entrant will not:
- Use the Communication Services in connection with surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk email, spam, or any duplicative or unsolicited messages (commercial or otherwise).
- Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten, or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
- Publish, post, upload, distribute, or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, obscene, indecent, or unlawful topic, name, material, or information.
- Upload, or otherwise make available, files that contain images, photographs, software, or other material protected by intellectual property laws, including, by way of example, and not as
limitation, copyright or trademark laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless Entrant owns or controls the rights thereto or has received all necessary consent.
- Use any material or information, including images or photographs, which are made available through the Services in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other proprietary right of any party.
- Upload files that contain viruses, automatically executing programs, deceitful files or executables, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer, files, programs, or device.
- Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose unless such Communication Services specifically allows such messages.
- Download any file posted by another Entrant on a Communication Service that Entrant knows, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally reproduced, displayed, performed, or distributed in such manner.
- Falsify or delete any copyright management information, such as author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
- Restrict or inhibit any other Entrant from using and enjoying the Communication Services.
- Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.
- Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses.
- Violate any applicable laws or regulations.
- Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others.
- Use, download, copy, or provide (whether or not for a fee) to a third party any directory of Entrants of the Services or other Entrant or usage information or any portion thereof.
We have no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, we reserve the right to review materials posted to the Communication Services and to remove any materials in our sole discretion. We reserve the right to terminate Entrant’s access to any or all of the Communication Services on the Website at any time, without notice, and for any reason. We reserve the right to disclose any information that is deemed necessary to satisfy our compliance with any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post, or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part.
Materials uploaded to the Communication Services may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction, and dissemination; Entrant is responsible for adhering to these limitations if Entrant downloads the materials. Entrant agrees that all disclosures are at their own risk and that Entrant will use caution when giving out any personally identifiable information in any Communication Service. Entrant agrees that it will not hold us, our affiliates, or the Website responsible for Entrant’s disclosures in any Communication Service. We do not control or endorse the content, messages, or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, we specifically disclaim any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from Entrant’s participation in any Communication Service.
7. MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD, AND SECURITY
If any of the Services requires Entrant to open an account, Entrant must complete the registration process by providing Website with current, complete, and accurate information as prompted by the applicable registration form. Entrant also will create a password and an Entrant name. Entrant is entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of Entrant’s password and account. Furthermore, Entrant is entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur on the Website through Entrant’s account. Entrant agrees to notify the Website immediately of any unauthorized use of Entrant’s account or any other breach of security. We, our affiliates, and the Website will not be liable for any loss that Entrant may incur as a result of someone else using Entrant’s password or account, either with or without Entrant’s knowledge. However, Entrant could be held liable for losses incurred by us, our affiliates, the Website, or another party due to someone else using Entrant’s account or password. Entrant may not use anyone else’s account at any time, without the permission of the account holder.
8. ENTRY TERMS
Entrant must be both: (a) at least eighteen (18) years of age; and (b) of the age of majority under the laws of Entrant’s jurisdiction to use the Website or enter into any competition. Any Entrant who does not meet both criteria will, at our discretion, forfeit their account and their chance at any award from any service or competition.
We assume all entries are original and their respective Entrants either own the work or has permission to enter the work, with all rights granted therein. If an Entrant without such rights submits an entry, the Entrant will not be eligible for the competition. We are not liable for any copyright, patent, trademark, use of likeness or persona, or any other intellectual property infringement (including trade secrets) on the part of an Entrant. Submission of any entry acknowledges our right to use the submission for exhibition and publication in any medium. This includes, but is not limited to, entries being posted to our public voting section of the Website.
Timely submission of an entry meeting the eligibility requirements and payment of the entry fee as stated herein ensures that an entry will be reviewed and considered for recognition. We make no other representation or warranty concerning entries and all implied warranties are hereby expressly disclaimed.
If an entry receives an award, the manner and details of announcing such nomination and award is strictly within our discretion. Entrant acknowledges that all awards may not be given or publicized in the same manner. Entrant hereby acknowledges that Entrant is responsible for any tax consequence, including reporting and payment, realized by being selected for or receiving an award.
9. NOTICE SPECIFIC TO DOCUMENTS AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE ADDRESS
We hereby grant Entrant permission to use documents (such as white papers, press releases, datasheets, and FAQs) detailing the Services, provided that (1) the following copyright notice appears in all copies and that both the copyright notice and this permission notice appear, (2) use of such documents detailing the Services is for informational and non-commercial or personal use and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in any media, and (3) no modifications of any document is made. Accredited educational institutions, such as universities, private or public colleges, and state community colleges, may download and reproduce the documents for classroom distribution. Distribution outside the classroom requires express written permission. Use for any other purpose is expressly prohibited by law and may
result in civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.
WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM AND ITS RESPECTIVE OWNERS AND SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE DOCUMENTS AND RELATED GRAPHICS PUBLISHED AS PART OF ANY SERVICES FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH DOCUMENTS AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. WWW.CONVRTAWARDCOM AND ITS RESPECTIVE OWNERS AND SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, INCLUDING ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM AND ITS RESPECTIVE OWNERS AND SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF INFORMATION AVAILABLE FROM ANY SERVICES.
THE DOCUMENTS AND RELATED GRAPHICS PUBLISHED ON ANY SERVICES COULD INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM AND ITS RESPECTIVE OWNERS AND SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS OR CHANGES IN THE PRODUCT(S) OR THE PROGRAM(S) DESCRIBED HEREIN AT ANY TIME.
10. NOTICES REGARDING SOFTWARE, DOCUMENTS AND SERVICES AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE
IN NO EVENT SHALL WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM AND ITS RESPECTIVE OWNERS AND SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF SOFTWARE, DOCUMENTS, PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES OR INFORMATION AVAILABLE FROM ANY SERVICES.
11. MATERIALS PROVIDED TO WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM OR POSTED ON ANY OF ITS WEBSITE ADDRESSES
We do not claim ownership of the materials that Entrant provides to the Website (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input, or submit to any Services or Website’s associated services for review by the general public, or by the members of any public or private community, (each a “Submission” and collectively “Submissions”). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing, or submitting (“Posting”) Entrant’s Submission Entrant is granting the Website, its affiliated companies, and necessary licensees permission to use Entrant’s Submission in connection with the operation of their businesses (including, without limitation, all Services), including, without limitation, the licensing rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate, and reformat Entrant’s Submission; to publish Entrant’s name in connection with Entrant’s Submission; and the right to sublicense such rights to any supplier of the Services.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of Entrant’s Submission. We, our affiliates, and the Website are under no obligation to post or use any Submission and may remove any Submission at our sole discretion. By Posting a Submission, Entrant warrants and represents to own or otherwise control all of the rights to Entrant’s Submission as described in these Terms including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for Entrant to provide, post, upload, input, and submit the Submission.
In addition to the warranty and representation set forth above, by Posting a Submission that contain images, photographs, pictures, or that are otherwise graphical in whole or in part (“Images”), Entrant warrants and represents that (a) Entrant is the copyright owner of such Images, or that the copyright owner of such Images has granted Entrant permission to use such Images or any content and images contained in such Images consistent with the manner and purpose of Entrant’s use and as otherwise permitted by these Terms, (b) Entrant has the rights necessary to grant the licenses and sublicenses described in these Terms, and (c) that each person depicted in such Images, if any, has provided consent to the use of the Images as set forth in these Terms, including, by way of example, and not as a limitation, the distribution, public display and reproduction of such Images. By Posting Images, Entrant is granting (a) to all members of Entrant’s private community (for such Images available to members of such private community), and (b) to the general public (for such Images available anywhere on the Services, other than a private community), permission to use Entrant’s Images in connection with the use, as permitted by these Terms, of any of the Services, (including, by way of example, and not as a limitation, making prints and gift items which include such Images), and including, without limitation, a non-exclusive, world-wide, royalty-free license to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate, and reformat Entrant’s Images without having Entrant’s name attached to such Images, and the right to sublicense such rights to any supplier of the Services. The licenses granted in the preceding sentences for Images will terminate at the time Entrant completely removes such Images from the Services, provided that, such termination shall not affect any licenses granted in connection with such Images prior to the time Entrant completely removed such Images. Entrants acknowledges that Entrant is not entitled to and will not receive any compensation with respect to our, our affiliates, and the Website’s use of Entrant’s Images.
12. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
A. ENTRANT EXPRESSLY AGREES THAT USE OF WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM IS AT ENTRANT’S SOLE RISK. ENTRANT WARRANTS THAT ENTRANT IS ELIGIBLE TO USE THE WEBSITE AND PARCIPATE IN ANY OF THE WEBSITE’S CONTESTS WITHOUT VIOLATION OF ANY STATE OR FEDERAL LAWS. NEITHER WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM, ITS AFFILIATES NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE
EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS WARRANT THAT WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; NOR DO THEY MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM, OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION, SERVICE, OR MERCHANDISE PROVIDED THROUGH WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM.
B. WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES WHICH ARE IMPLIED BY AND INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION, RESTRICTION OR MODIFICATION UNDER THE LAWS APPLICABLE TO THESE TERMS.
C. THIS DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION. ENTRANT SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGES THAT WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM AND ITS RESPECTIVE OWNERS AND SUPPLIERS ARE NOT LIABLE FOR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER ENTRANTS OR THIRD PARTIES AND THAT THE RISK OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH ENTRANT.
D. IN NO EVENT WILL WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM, OR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DISTRIBUTING WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM OR THE WEBSITE’S SOFTWARE, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM. ENTRANT HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY TO ALL CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE.
E. IN ADDITION TO THE TERMS SET FORTH ABOVE NEITHER, WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM, INFORMATION PROVIDERS OR CONTENT PARTNERS SHALL BE LIABLE REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE OR DURATION, FOR ANY ERRORS, INACCURACIES, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER DEFECTS IN, OR UNTIMELINESS OR UNAUTHENTICITY OF, THE INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE WEBSITE, OR FOR ANY DELAY OR INTERRUPTION IN THE TRANSMISSION THEREOF TO THE ENTRANT, OR FOR ANY CLAIMS OR LOSSES ARISING THEREFROM OR OCCASIONED THEREBY. NONE OF THE FOREGOING PARTIES SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY THIRD-PARTY CLAIMS OR LOSSES OF ANY
NATURE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
F. WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM, ITS AFFILIATES, INFORMATION PROVIDERS OR CONTENT PARTNERS SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR INVESTMENT DECISIONS BASED ON THE INFORMATION PROVIDED. NEITHER WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM, NOR ITS AFFILIATES, INFORMATION PROVIDERS OR CONTENT PARTNERS WARRANT OR GUARANTEE THE TIMELINESS, SEQUENCE, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS INFORMATION. ADDITIONALLY, THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES AS TO THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE INFORMATION.
G. FORCE MAJEURE – NEITHER WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM, CONVRT, NOR ANY OF THEIR AFFILIATES WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY FAILURE OR DELAY IN PERFORMANCE DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND THEIR REASONABLE CONTROL, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ACTS OF GOD, WAR, RIOT, EMBARGOES, ACTS OF CIVIL OR MILITARY AUTHORITIES, FIRE, FLOODS, ACCIDENTS, SERVICE OUTAGES RESULTING FROM EQUIPMENT AND/OR SOFTWARE FAILURE AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS FAILURES, POWER FAILURES, NETWORK FAILURES, FAILURES OF THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS (INCLUDING PROVIDERS OF INTERNET SERVICES AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS). THE PARTY AFFECTED BY ANY SUCH EVENT SHALL NOTIFY THE WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM WITHIN A MAXIMUM OF FIFTEEN (15) DAYS FROM ITS OCCURENCE. THE PERFORMANCE OF THS AGREEMENT SHALL THEN BE SUSPENDED FOR AS LONG AS ANY SUCH EVENT SHALL PREVENT THE AFFECTED PARTY FROM PERFORMING ITS OBLIGATIONS UNDER THESE TERMS.
13. LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY SITES
LINKED WEBSITES ARE NOT UNDER THE CONTROL OF CONVRT OR WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM. THE AFOREMENTIONED SHALL NOTBE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONTENTS OF ANY LINKED WEBSITE OR ANY LINK CONTAINED IN A LINKED SITE, OR ANY CHANGES OR UPDATES TO SUCH SITES. WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR WEBCASTING OR ANY OTHER FORM OF TRANSMISSION RECEIVED FROM ANY LINKED SITE. WEBSITE MAY PROVIDE LINKS TO OTHER SITES TO YOU ONLY AS A CONVENIENCE, AND THE INCLUSION OF ANY LINK DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT BY CONVRT OR WWW.CONVRTAWARD.COM.
We neither endorse nor are responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice, or statement made on www.convrtaward.com by anyone other than an authorized spokesperson while acting in their official employment capacity. Under no circumstances will we or the Website be liable for any loss or damage caused by an Entrant’s reliance on information obtained through the Website. It is the responsibility of Entrant to evaluate the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice, or other content available on the Website. Please
seek the advice of professionals, as appropriate, regarding the evaluation of any specific information, opinion, advice, or other content.
14. UNSOLICITED IDEA SUBMISSION POLICY
CONVRT, INCLUDING ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES OR EMPLOYEES, DOES NOT ACCEPT OR CONSIDER UNSOLICITED IDEAS, INCLUDING IDEAS FOR NEW ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS, NEW PROMOTIONS, NEW PRODUCTS OR TECHNOLOGIES, PROCESSES, MATERIALS, MARKETING PLANS OR NEW PRODUCT NAMES. PLEASE DO NOT SEND ANY ORIGINAL CREATIVE ARTWORK, SAMPLES, DEMOS OR OTHER WORKS. THE SOLE PURPOSE OF THIS POLICY IS TO AVOID POTENTIAL MISUNDERSTANDINGS OR DISPUTES WHEN THE WEBSITE’S PRODUCTS OR MARKETING STRATEGIES MIGHT APPEAR SIMILAR TO IDEAS SUBMITTED TO THE WEBSITE. DO NOT SEND YOUR UNSOLICITED IDEAS TO US OR THE WEBSITE. IF, DESPITE OUR REQUEST THAT YOU NOT SEND US YOUR IDEAS AND MATERIALS, YOU STILL SEND THEM, YOU HEREBY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT WE MAKE NO ASSURANCES THAT YOUR IDEAS AND MATERIALS WILL BE TREATED AS CONFIDENTIAL OR PROPRIETARY.
We retain the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the content of the Website, including messages and forums, to determine compliance with these Terms and any operating rules established to satisfy any law, regulation, or authorized government request. We retain the right in our sole discretion to edit, refuse to post, or remove any material submitted to or on the Website. Without limiting the foregoing, We retain the right to remove any material that we, in our sole discretion, find to be in violation of the provisions hereof or otherwise objectionable.
Entrant must defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Convrt, the Website, and their affiliates from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, judgments, awards, losses, costs, expenses, or fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) resulting from your violation of these Terms of Service or your use of the Website or its Content other than as expressly authorized in these Terms or Entrant’s use of any information obtained from the Website. If the we suspect that you have breached these Terms, we may investigate the matter. You must hold us harmless from any and all claims arising out of: (1) any action taken by the us during or as a result of its investigations; and (2) any actions taken as a consequence of investigations by either the us or law enforcement authorities.
We may terminate these Terms at any time. We retain the right to immediately terminate Entrant’s Account in the event of any conduct by Entrant which we, in our sole discretion, consider to be unacceptable, or in the event of any breach by Entrant of these Terms.
18. VISITORS FROM OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES
We are headquartered in the United States. The Website and the Content are subject to United States law, which may not be equivalent to the laws in your country. By using the Website, you consent to any disputes arising from activity on the Website or the Content shall be handled under of these Terms. Further, by using the Website or the Content, you hereby waive your right to file a claim in any court outside of the United States.
These Terms and any operating rules for the Website established by Convrt constitute the entire agreement between us and an Entrant with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all previous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter. These Terms shall be construed in accordance with the laws of Connecticut and the United States, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. No waiver by Convrt of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default. The section headings used herein are for convenience only and shall not be given any legal import. Entrant understands and agrees that, by using the Website and submitting Entrant’s work, Entrant has complied with all relevant the laws.
If any provision of these Terms is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall not be terminated but shall be modified to the maximum extent enforceable by law. If a provision cannot be modified to a satisfactory degree in the judgment of such court, the remainder of these Terms shall continue in full force and effect.
20. COPYRIGHT NOTICE AND TRADEMARK
Website and its logos are trademarks of Convrt, all rights reserved. All other trademarks appearing on the Website are the property of their respective owners. The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
21. CONTACT US
If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us. Convrt’s mailing address is 244 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10001. You can reach our support staff by phone at (860) 598-5930 or by email at email@example.com.