Effective Date: May 15, 2008.
1. General Information
anotherprotestsong.org (the â€œSiteâ€ or â€œweâ€) is an online platform for the uploading and discussion of new and original politically engaged music. The general public can enjoy the Site by, for instance, listening to uploaded music and reading through the comment threads. By using the Site, you agree to be bound by the terms of this User Agreement (this â€œAgreementâ€). The Site may modify the terms and conditions of this Agreement from time to time. If at any time we substantively modify this Agreement, we will update this document and post a notice on the Site.
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2. Site Content
The contents of the Site (collectively, â€œSite Contentâ€) are protected by copyright under the laws of the United States and other countries. Other than content submitted by Members or otherwise provided by third parties, all Site Content is owned by the Site.
Site Content includes material that has been edited, as well as material that is distributed automatically and without editing or filtering. The Site is not responsible for screening, monitoring, or verifying the Site Content, including with respect to its accuracy, reliability, or compliance with copyright and other laws. Site Content is made available to you under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported license (the â€œSite Content Licenseâ€). The terms of the Site Content License are available at: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/. The Site Content License enables you to copy, distribute, transmit, and adapt Site Content under the following conditions: (i) you must attribute the Site Content to anotherprotestsong.org; (ii) you may not use Site Content for commercial purposes; and (iii) in the event of any reuse or distribution of Site Content, you must make clear to others the terms under which the Site Content is licensed (for example, by linking to http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/). Additionally, you must agree to abide by any copyright notice or other restriction contained in any individual content posting on the Site, and you must make clear to others any author attribution, copyright or trademark notice, or other restriction contained in any individual content posting on the Site.
Unless otherwise specified in the terms for a particular work, you may not distribute any Site Content, with the exception of content you contribute to the Site, for any commercial purposes.
3. Trademark Rights
We own all rights in the Another Protest Song and anotherprotestsong.org names, logos, and designs (collectively, â€œTrademarksâ€), including the Trademarks â€œAnother Protest Songâ€ and â€œanotherprotestsong.org.â€ Unauthorized use of any such Trademarks, including reproduction, imitation, dilution, or confusing or misleading uses, is prohibited under the trademark laws of the United States. You are expressly prohibited from using or misusing any Trademarks, except as provided in this Agreement, and nothing otherwise stated or implied on the Site or in this Agreement confers on you any license or right to do so. All other trademarks appearing on the Site are the property of their respective owners.
4. Disclaimer of Warranty; Limitation of Liability
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NEITHER THE SITE NOR ITS AFFILIATES WARRANT THAT THE ANOTHERPROTESTSONG.ORG SITE WILL BE AVAILABLE ON A TIMELY BASIS; WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; OR WILL BE FREE FROM VIRUSES, â€œWORMS,â€ â€œTROJAN HORSES,â€ OR OTHER HARMFUL PROPERTIES. THE SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN â€œAS ISâ€ 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.
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE SITE OR ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR THE INABILITY TO USE ANY INFORMATION, SERVICES, OR PRODUCTS OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH THE ANOTHERPROTESTSONG.ORG SITE.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, YOU AGREE THAT IF YOU USE THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, OR PRODUCTS OF A THIRD PARTY WHOSE WEBSITE IS LINKED TO OR WHO IS OTHERWISE REFERRED TO ON OR THROUGH THE ANOTHERPROTESTSONG.ORG SITE, SUCH THIRD PARTY IS SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ITS INFORMATION, SERVICES, AND PRODUCTS, AND YOU RELEASE THE ANOTHERPROTESTSONG.ORG SITE AND ITS AFFILIATES FROM ANY CLAIMS, DEMANDS, AND DAMAGES OF EVERY KIND AND NATURE, KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, SUSPECTED AND UNSUSPECTED, DISCLOSED AND UNDISCLOSED, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH SUCH INFORMATION, SERVICES, OR PRODUCTS, ANY TRANSACTIONS BETWEEN YOU AND SUCH THIRD PARTY, AND ANY DISPUTES BETWEEN YOU AND SUCH THIRD PARTY.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the Site and its Affiliates from and against all claims and expenses (including attorneysâ€™ fees and costs) arising out of Your Content or any breach by you of this Agreement.
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the Site and you with respect to the subject matter contained herein. If any provision of this Agreement is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, all other provisions shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver by us or you of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default. This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. Without limiting the Siteâ€™s right to bring an action against you in any jurisdiction, you further agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of, and acknowledge and agree that proper venue shall lie in, the federal and state courts located in New York County, New York, with respect to any claim, action, or proceeding arising out of or relating to this Agreement.