|Terms and Conditions|
This site or application ("Website") is owned or managed by PodcastOne, a division of Courtside, LLC ("PodcastOne"). PodcastOne owns and operates this website (hereafter, the "Website," which shall also include any other websites owned or operated by PodcastOne, services related to such operation, or any communications related to PodcastOne). All references hereafter to PodcastOne shall include PodcastOne and, where appropriate, its employees, officers, directors, investors, agents, consultants, assignees, affiliates, partners, contractors, attorneys, accountants, advertisers, and any and all other individuals and organizations providing services on behalf of PodcastOne.
IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 18, YOU MAY NOT USE THE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE WEBSITE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO COMPLY WITH THIS AGREEMENT, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE. PODCASTONE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE OR REVOKE SERVICE TO YOU OR ANY USER AT ANY TIME. PODCAST ONE SHALL HAVE THE RIGHT BUT NOT THE OBLIGATION TO MONITOR THE CONTENT OF THE SITE AND USE THEREOF TO DETERMINE COMPLIANCE WITH THIS AGREEMNENT.
Certain products or services offered by this and/or other Website (each an "Internet Service," and collectively "Internet Services"), and certain areas within this and/or other Website may be governed by additional terms ("Additional Terms") presented in conjunction with those products or services. You must agree to those Additional Terms before using those areas or Internet Services. The Additional Terms and this Agreement, taken together, shall apply to your use of those areas or Internet Services. In the event of an irreconcilable inconsistency between the Additional Terms and this Agreement, the Additional Terms shall control.
YOU MAY NOT USE ANY WEBSITE FOR ANY PURPOSE THAT IS UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED BY THIS AGREEMENT AND/OR ANY APPLICABLE ADDITIONAL TERMS. YOUR ACCESS TO ANY WEBSITE MAY BE TERMINATED IMMEDIATELY IN PODCASTONE'S SOLE DISCRETION, WITH OR WITHOUT NOTICE, IF YOU FAIL TO COMPLY WITH ANY PROVISIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND/OR ANY APPLICABLE ADDITIONAL TERMS, OR FOR ANY OTHER REASON, OR NO REASON.
By using this Website, you are representing and warranting that: (a) you are a legal resident of the United States; (b) you are at or above the legal age of majority in your jurisdiction of residence; (c) you own or have sufficient authorization to use the computer, mobile device, technology or other device you use to access this Website (collectively, "Device"); and (d) you will access and use this Website in accordance with this Agreement.
Some parts of this Website may contain adult content intended for people who are at or above the legal age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence. By viewing this adult content, you are representing that you are at or above such legal age of majority and that the content is acceptable to you. Filtering software is commercially available which can be used to exclude content that is not acceptable to you. This software may prevent the display of all or portions of the Website content.
Mobile Devices. If permitted or available through the applicable Internet Service, to (a) upload content to this Website via your mobile device and/or tablet, (b) receive and reply to messages, or to access or make posts using text messaging, (c) browse this Website from your mobile device and/or (d) to access certain features through a mobile application you have downloaded and installed on your mobile device (collectively the "Mobile Services"), you must have a mobile communications subscription (or have the consent of the applicable subscriber) with a participating carrier or otherwise have access to a mobile communications network for which PodcastOne makes the Internet Service available as well as any carrier services necessary to download content, and pay any service fees associated with any such access (including text messaging charges for each text message you send and receive on your mobile device). In addition, you must provide all equipment and software necessary to connect to the Internet Service, including, but not limited to, if this Website contains a mobile element, a mobile hand set or other mobile access device that is in working order and suitable for use in connection with the Internet Service and to use any part of that Service. You are responsible for ensuring that your equipment and/or software does not disturb or interfere with PodcastOne's or this Website's operations or the Internet Service. Any equipment or software causing interference will be immediately disconnected from the Internet Service and PodcastOne will have the right to immediately terminate this Agreement. If any upgrade in or to the Internet Service requires changes in your equipment or software (including the operating system for your Device), you must effect these changes at your own expense. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new or additional features that augment or enhance the current Internet Service, including the release of new products and services, will be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. You agree to follow and comply with any applicable laws in your use of the Internet Service.
Changes to This Agreement. PodcastOne reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, alter, or otherwise change this Agreement and/or the Additional Terms at any time. Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately. Each time you use the Website the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement shall apply to such use. Please review this Agreement and/or Additional Terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of this Website and/or Internet Service constitutes your acceptance and agreement to be bound by these changes without limitation, qualification or change. If at any time you do not accept these changes, you must immediately discontinue use of this Website and/or the Internet Service to which the changes may apply.
Accounts, Security, Passwords. If a particular Website or Internet Service requires you to open an account, you must complete the specified registration process by providing us with current, complete, and accurate information as requested by the applicable online registration form. It is your responsibility to maintain the currency, completeness, and accuracy of your registration data and any loss caused by your failure to do so is your responsibility. After you have fully completed the registration form, you may be asked to choose a password and a user name. It is entirely your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your password and account. Additionally, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify PodcastOne immediately of any unauthorized use of your account. PodcastOne is not liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. You may cancel your account by delivering notice in the manner provided in the Additional Terms governing the particular Internet Service.
User Submissions. Any messages, suggestions, materials, photos, works of art or authorship, ideas, or concepts that are submitted through the Website by users ("Submitted Materials") shall become, and remain, the property of PodcastOne. You agree that any Submitted Materials, in whole or in part, may be used by PodcastOne or any of its affiliates for any purpose including modification, reproduction, transmission, publication, advertising, press, publicity, broadcast, and posting in any media, including but not limited to in connection with television and/or radio broadcasts affiliated with PodcastOne or other parties. You additionally agree that PodcastOne is free to use any ideas, concepts, techniques, or know-how contained in any Submitted Materials you send to or post on or via the Website for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, marketing, and selling products and services based upon such information without any obligation to compensate you or anyone else for them. By submitting such Submitted Materials, you are assigning and transferring any and all right, title and interest in Submitted Materials to PodcastOne, including any moral rights. You represent and warrant that Submitted Materials do not infringe any third-party intellectual property rights. You agree not to transmit any unlawful, threatening, harassing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, or profane material, any material submitted without permission under another person's name, or other material that could constitute or encourage conduct that could be considered a criminal offense or violate any law. You shall not, without the express written approval of PodcastOne submit any materials which contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services, including any on-line information services competitive with PodcastOne. PodcastOne shall have the right, in its sole discretion to edit or remove any material portion of Submitted Materials, which in its sole discretion, it finds to be in violation of the provisions of this agreement or otherwise objectionable.
DO NOT POST YOUR PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE CONTACT INFORMATION IN ANY MESSAGE BOARDS OR OTHER PART OF THE SITE ACCESSIBLE TO USERS, INCLUDING YOUR TELEPHONE NUMBER, HOME, BUSINESS OR EMAIL ADDRESS. ANY POSTING OF SUCH PERSONAL INFORMATION IS EXPRESSLY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
User Code of Conduct. In accessing and using this Website and/or the Internet Services, you agree that you will not:
Disclaimer of Warranties. YOUR USE OF, AND RELIANCE ON, ANY ADVICE OR INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE AND/OR INTERACTIVE SERVICE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALL CONTENT, INCLUDING SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, TEXT AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED WITHIN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE OR INTERACTIVE SERVICE ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. PODCASTONE MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT OR MATERIALS INCLUDED ON THIS WEBSITE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, PODCASTONE DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WORKMANLIKE EFFORT, INFORMATIONAL CONTENT, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THE RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES. PODCASTONE DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS WEBSITE AND/OR ITS SERVER WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES AND/OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. PODCASTONE DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING SUITABILITY, AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF ANY MATERIAL OF ANY KIND CONTAINED WITHIN THIS WEBSITE FOR ANY PURPOSE, INCLUDING SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, TEXT AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTENT.
Exceptions. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER, EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, LIABILITIES AND DAMAGES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, PODCASTONE'S LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW.
Limitations on Liability. In no event shall PodcastOne, its subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, suppliers, licensors, agents or others involved in creating, sponsoring, promoting, or otherwise making available this Website and its contents, be liable to any person or entity whatsoever for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, compensatory, consequential, or punitive damages or any damages whatsoever, including but not limited to: (i) loss of goodwill, profits, business interruption, data or other intangible losses; (ii) your inability to use, unauthorized use of, performance or non-performance of this Website; (iii) unauthorized access to or tampering with your personal information or transmissions; (iv) the provision or failure to provide any service; (v) errors or inaccuracies contained on this Website or any information, software, products, services, and related graphics obtained through this Website; (vi) any transactions entered into through this Website; (vii) any property damage including damage to your Device or computer system caused by viruses or other harmful components, during or on account of access to or use of this Website or any site to which it provides hyperlinks; or (viii) damages otherwise arising out of the use of this Website and Internet Services. The limitations of liability shall apply regardless of the form of action, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if PodcastOne has been advised of the possibility of damages.
Indemnification. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless PodcastOne, its subsidiaries, agents, distributors and affiliates, and their officers, directors and employees from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, liabilities, costs and expenses, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from your breach of any provision of this Agreement, the Additional Terms, or any warranty you provide herein, or otherwise arising in any way out of your use of this Website and any related Internet Service and/or software. You agree to cooperate fully with PodcastOne in asserting any available defenses in connection with a claim subject to indemnification by you under this Agreement.
Modification/Termination by PodcastOne. PodcastOne reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, suspend, or terminate this Website and/or any portion thereof, including any Internet Service, and/or your account, password, or use of any Internet Service, or any portion thereof, at any time for any reason with or without notice to you. Termination of your account for a Internet Service removes your authorization to use the Internet Service. In the event of termination, you will still be bound by your obligations under this Agreement and any Additional Terms, including the warranties made by you, and by the disclaimers and limitations of liability. Additionally, PodcastOne shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to a Internet Service.
Software and Downloads Available Through This Site. Any software that is made available to access, use, view and/or download in connection with a Website or Internet Service ("Software"), including applications, podcasts, audio streaming, or video streaming, is owned or controlled by PodcastOne and/or licensors, affiliates and suppliers and is protected by copyright laws and international treaty provisions. Your use of the Software is limited to private, non-commercial use and is governed by the terms of the end user license agreement, if any, which accompanies or is included with the Software. PodcastOne accepts no responsibility or liability in connection with any Software owned or controlled by third parties.
International Use/U.S. Export Controls. Accessing materials on this Website by certain persons in certain countries may not be lawful, and PodcastOne makes no representation that materials on this Website are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United States. If you choose to access this Website from outside the United States, you do so at your own risk and initiative, and are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws.
The United States controls the export of any software downloadable from this Website. No software or any other materials associated with this Website may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported to countries or persons prohibited under export control laws, including but not limited to countries against which the United States has embargoed goods, or to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons or the U.S. Commerce Department's Table of Deny Orders. You are responsible for compliance with the laws of your local jurisdiction regarding the import, export, or re-export of any such materials. By using and/or downloading any such materials from a Website, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country to which such import, export, or re-export is prohibited or are not a person or entity to which such export is prohibited.
Third-Party Merchants. This Website may enable you to order and receive products, information and services from businesses that are not owned or operated by PodcastOne. The purchase, payment, warranty, guarantee, delivery, maintenance, and all other matters concerning the merchandise, services or information, opinion or advice ordered or received from such businesses are solely between you and such businesses. PodcastOne does not endorse, warrant, or guarantee such products, information, or services, and is not liable for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such information or the quality of availability of such products or services. PodcastOne will not be a party to or in any way responsible for monitoring any transaction between you and third-party providers of such products, services, or information, or for ensuring the confidentiality of your credit card information. Any separate charges or obligations you incur in your dealings with these third parties are your responsibility and are not part of the fee, if any, charged for the Internet Service.
Advertisements, Sponsorships, Co-Promotions and Other Partnerships. PodcastOne may display advertisements for the goods and services of a third party on the Website, including in connection with co-promotions, sponsorships and other similar partnership arrangements. PodcastOne does not endorse or represent and is not responsible for the safety, quality, accuracy, reliability, integrity or legality of any such goods or services advertised, promoted or displayed on this Website.
Events. You may be invited or asked to attend PodcastOne-sponsored events or events held by other members and users of this Website which are not in any way associated with PodcastOne at various locations throughout the United States (collectively, "Events"). Your participation in any Events is at your own risk and you agree to release and hold PodcastOne, its subsidiaries, agents, distributors and affiliates, and their officers, directors and employees harmless from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, liabilities, costs and expenses, including, without limitation, any injury or death to you or your minor children or wards, resulting from attending the Events or participation in any activities available at the Events. You also agree that we may film and record any of the Events sponsored by PodcastOne in which you or your minor children or wards participate and you hereby agree that such films and recordings shall be owned by PodcastOne and we may use your or your minor children or wards' name, likeness, voice, performance and other activities in which you or your minor children or wards engage for any advertising, promotional or other lawful purpose in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity without notice, approval or compensation to you or any third party.
Interactive Services and User Materials. This Website may offer certain Internet Services having interactive components such as bulletin boards, chat rooms, blogs, and forums (collectively, "Interactive Services"). Additional Terms may cover Internet Services, which appear on the pages where these services are available, in addition to the general terms provided below. The selection of available Internet Services may change from time to time in PodcastOne's sole discretion. You may participate in the Interactive Service by completing the registration form where one is provided.
Explicit Content. THE WEBSITE PROVIDES MANY FORMS OF ENTERTAINMENT CONTENT, SOME OF WHICH YOU MAY CONSIDER INAPPROPRIATE FOR THOSE UNDER THE AGE OF 18. THIS ENTERTAINMENT CONTENT MAY CONTAIN LYRICS, SPEECH, VISUAL IMAGES, OR OTHER MEDIA THAT INCLUDES STRONG LANGUAGE, OR DEPICTIONS OF VIOLENCE, SEX, OR SUBSTANCE ABUSE ("EXPLICIT CONTENT"). PARENTAL DISCRETION IS ADVISED FOR ALL USERS OF THE SERVICES UNDER THE AGE OF 18.
User Materials. PodcastOne does not control and is not responsible for any notes, messages, billboard postings, ideas, suggestions, concepts or other material, or files delivered to a Website by you or other users (collectively, "User Materials"). PodcastOne is not obligated to and does not regularly review, prescreen, monitor, delete, or edit User Materials. However, PodcastOne reserves the right to do so at any time in its sole discretion, for any reason or no reason, and to refuse, delete, move or edit any User Materials, in whole or in part, with or without notice. PodcastOne is not responsible or liable for damages of any kind arising from any User Materials even when PodcastOne is advised of the possibility of such damages, or from PodcastOne's alteration or deletion of any User Materials.
You are solely responsible and liable for all User Materials delivered to this Website using your account. Any violation of these provisions can subject your PodcastOne account to immediate termination and, possibly, further legal action. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control any and all rights in and to the User Materials and that public posting and use of the User Materials by PodcastOne will not infringe or violate the rights of any third party in any manner.
By submitting, transmitting, posting, uploading, modifying or otherwise providing any User Material in connection with this Website and/or a Interactive Service, whether solicited or unsolicited, you are granting PodcastOne and its designees a royalty-free, fully paid, non-exclusive, irrevocable, perpetual, unrestricted, worldwide license to reproduce, publish, transmit, perform, display, sublicense, create derivative works from and otherwise use such User Material for any purpose, including, without limitation, advertising and promotional purposes, alone or as a part of other works in any form, media or technology now or hereafter known. No credit, approval or compensation is due to you for any such use of User Materials you may submit. PodcastOne also has the right, but not the obligation, to use your user name (and real name, image, likeness or other identifying information, if provided in connection with User Materials), city and state in connection with broadcast, print, online or other use or publication of your User Materials. Please note that any User Material you submit is and will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary as to you, unless specifically stated otherwise in our Privacy Statement.
The information and opinions expressed in User Materials appearing on this Website are not necessarily those of PodcastOne or its content providers, advertisers, sponsors, affiliated or related entities, and PodcastOne makes no representations or warranties regarding that information or those opinions, and expressly disclaims any responsibility for User Materials. PodcastOne does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any User Materials or determine whether the User Materials violate the rights of others, and PodcastOne has no control over whether such User Materials are of a nature that you or other users might find offensive, distasteful or otherwise unacceptable. You acknowledge that any reliance on any User Materials submitted by other users will be at your own risk, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of such User Materials. You acknowledge that this Website is "public," and in addition to the license granted to PodcastOne, other users will have access to your User Materials and might copy, modify or distribute them.
If you are aware of any User Material on this Website which violates these Terms, please contact us at email@example.com. Please provide as much detail as possible, including a copy of the underlying material, the location where PodcastOne may find it, and the reason such User Material should be removed. Please note that filing a complaint will not guarantee its removal, PodcastOne will only remove User Materials if PodcastOne believes the measure is necessary, in our sole discretion. To the extent any notice is based on an alleged copyright violation, please follow in the instructions set forth in the section entitled "Copyright Infringement."
Other than those we specifically request, we do not accept or consider unsolicited creative materials, ideas or suggestions either via this Website, email or other means. This is to avoid any misunderstandings if your ideas are similar to those we have developed or obtained independently. However, if you do still transmit to us, via this Website, email or otherwise, any unsolicited communication or material, you will be deemed to have granted to us the same rights as are set out in this section with respect to User Materials. Without limitation thereof, you agree that PodcastOne, our affiliates and our licensees are free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in any communication you send to us for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products, services and content using such information, without any credit, notice, approval or compensation to you.
Disclaimer of Warranties. The information, material, services, and products (including the products and services offered through the Website and provided by third parties) included on any part of the Website may include inaccuracies, typographical errors, and other problems.
ALL OF THE WEBSITE MATERIALS, CONTENT, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ON THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, PODCASTONE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OR MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. PODCASTONE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE WEBWEBSITE OR ITS CONTENT, INCLUDING THIRD-PARTY AND SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH THE WEBSITE, ON THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKES THE WEBSITE AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. PODCASTONE DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF OR THE RESULT OF THE USE OF THE WEBWEBSITE AND ITS CONTENT, INCLUDING THIRD-PARTY PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH THE WEBSITE, AVAILABLE ON THE WEBSITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, OR OTHERWISE.
THIS DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, NEGILGENCE, OR FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT PODCASTONE IS NOT LIABLE FOR DEFAMATORY, OFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD-PARTY USERS OF PODCASTONE OR ANY CLAIM FOR VIOLATION OF PUBLICTY OR PRIVACY RIGHTS.
USE OF THE SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE USE OF ANY INTERACTIVE AREA, ANY SOFTWARE, ANY SOFTWARE DOWNLOADS, AND ANY THIRD-PARTY PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH THE SITE IS AT YOUR EXCLUSIVE RISK, AND THE RISK OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS EXCLUSIVELY WITH YOU.
Referral Programs and "Forward to a Friend" Opportunities. The Website may offer referral programs that permit you to submit information about other persons (each, a "Referred Person"), including, without limitation, U.S.-based email addresses, mobile telephone numbers, names, street addresses and other contact information so they may receive information and/or promotional offers concerning the Internet Service. You may only refer persons with whom you have a personal relationship. You must have obtained the consent of the Referred Person prior to providing us with his or her contact information. We reserve the right to limit the number of Referred Persons you can submit. We reserve the right to limit the number of transmissions to any particular Referred Person from time to time. You may not withdraw the contact information you provide for a Referred Person once it has been submitted. A Referred Person must be a permanent, legal resident of the continental United States, at least 18 years old (or 19 years old if a resident of Alabama or Nebraska, or 21 years old if a resident of Mississippi), and be able to register for the Internet Service, or otherwise use the Internet Service. The contact information for a Referred Person must be valid and functioning in order for us to contact him or her about the Internet Service. We will not be responsible for validating the contact information you provide. We may elect NOT to communicate with any Referred Person and/or e-mail address if he/she/it appears to be on any of our "do not contact" or "do not e-mail" lists. In addition, we reserve the right to reject the participation of any Referred Person if (a) the contact information provided by you is incorrect or not valid, (b) such individual has violated any provision of these terms or conditions, or (c) we determine in our sole discretion that the participation of such individual might be harmful to us, this Website, any Internet Service, or any third party for any reason. We specifically disclaim any liability for exercising such right.
We may, at our discretion, send you a confirmation using any means available through the Internet Service, including email, text and other forms of messaging, to inform you that the Referred Person has registered for the Internet Service. If we send the confirmation to you via the carrier service with which you have a mobile communications subscription or otherwise have access, you understand you will pay any service fees associated with any such access (including text messaging charges in connection with messages to your mobile device). If you misuse any referral program or otherwise engage in improper behavior with respect to a referral program, as we determine in our sole discretion, we reserve the right to discontinue the Internet Service to you. We may from time to time offer incentives or rewards in connection with a referral program, and any such incentive or reward programs shall be subject to Additional Terms which will be posted at the time such programs become available and will be deemed incorporated into, and subject to, this Agreement. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to suspend, temporarily or permanently, or cease to provide any and all referral programs without notice, reason or liability.
If you are using the Internet Service to communicate to a Referred Person (or any third party), you agree not to use such Internet Service to harm the Referred Person or any other third party, and/or use such Internet Service in violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations or the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
Voting/Rating Features. For any voting/rating features that are available on this Website, you must follow instructions on this Website to submit your votes/ratings, including any restrictions set forth with respect to limitations on voting/rating. Votes/ratings received from you in excess of any stated limitation will be disqualified. Payment or other consideration in exchange for votes/ratings is prohibited. Votes/ratings generated by script, macro or other automated means or any other means intended to impact the integrity of the voting/rating process as determined by us may be void. PodcastOne assumes no responsibility for incorrect/inaccurate voting/rating information or for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, votes/ratings. We may, at our discretion, modify, terminate, or suspend the voting/rating or void any vote/rating should a virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, action of voter/rater, or other cause corrupt or impair the administration, security, or fairness of the voting/rating. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be violating these terms, tampering with the voting/rating process, or acting in an unsportsmanlike or improper manner and void all associated votes/ratings. Our decisions with respect to all aspects of any voting/rating element are final and binding, but not limited to, with respect to the tallying of votes/ratings and the invalidation or disqualification of any suspected votes/ratings or voters/raters. You may also be given the opportunity to participate in voting/rating features in a third party application or feature (such as one of our social media partners like Facebook or Twitter), in which case your participation in such features will be subject to the terms and conditions governing that third party application or feature.
Subscription Services. This Website may offer certain Subscription Services such as newsletters and Real Simple Syndication ("RSS") feeds (collectively "Subscription Services"). By registering for a Subscription Service, you will be subject to any charges and rules set forth in the description of that service which may or may not be reflected in Additional Terms.
Premium Membership. In addition to these Terms and Conditions, the Premium Membership Program is subject to its own additional Terms and Conditions (the "Premium Membership Terms and Conditions"). To the extent that there is a conflict between this Agreement and the Premium Membership Terms and Conditions, the Premium Membership Terms and Conditions shall govern.
Trials. From time to time, PodcastOne, or others on our behalf, may offer trials of Premium Memberships for a specified period without payment or at a reduced rate (a "Trial"). PodcastOne reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to determine your eligibility for a Trial, and, subject to applicable laws, to withdraw or to modify a Trial at any time without prior notice and with no liability, to the greatest extent permitted under the law.
Member Account and Password. You are responsible for any membership name and password that is associated with your account during registration. If this premium service does not recognize your device from a previous sign-in, you will be asked for information that will help us to identify your registration. It is your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your password, if one is established. You are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account, and agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your account.
Charges for Premium Service. PodcastOne will provide notice of any charges, or extra charges, before you register for or enter a premium area. You are responsible for any charges for premium content incurred by your account. We are not liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, whether with or without your knowledge.
In the event that you pay for a premium service by credit card, you authorize us to charge your credit card account by registering for the service and providing us with your credit card information. You warrant to us that the credit card information that you provide us is correct and is your account.
Limited to Personal and Non-Commercial Use. Any premium service is for your personal and non-commercial use only. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products obtained from this premium service without our prior written consent. You may inquire about obtaining written permission from us to display or reproduce material from this Website by writing:
Cancellation. YOU MAY CANCEL YOUR MEMBERSHIP AT ANY TIME. TO CANCEL, GO TO MY ACCOUNT AND CLICK THE "CANCEL PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP" LINK, OR CONTACT CUSTOMER SERVICE BY PHONE AT 800-511-6480 OR THROUGH THE CONTACT CUSTOMER SERVICE PAGE.
Service Contact. You may email your requests for customer service through the contact information provided on the home page of the applicable premium service.
Contests/Sweepstakes. Any sweepstakes, contests, games and/or promotional offers accessible on this Website are governed by specific rules and/or terms and conditions. By entering a sweepstakes or contests or participating in such games or promotional offers available on this Website, you will be subject to those rules and/or terms and conditions. It is critical that you read the applicable rules and/or or terms and conditions, which are linked from the particular page or activity. To the extent of any conflict between those rules and/or terms and conditions and these Terms, the rules and/or terms and conditions for the sweepstakes, game or promotional offer will govern, but only to the extent of the conflict. Any sweepstakes, contests, games and/or promotional offers made available or advertised on third party sites accessible from this Website (such as those of social media partners like Facebook and Twitter), in addition to being subject to the specific rules and/or terms and conditions applicable to your participation in such feature(s) on this Website, will also be subject to the rules and/or terms and conditions applicable to your participation in such feature(s) on those third party sites.
Miscellaneous. This Agreement and any Additional Terms shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of California, as it is applied to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely within such state, without regard to conflict of law principles. You agree that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, this Agreement and/or the Additional Terms, or in connection with any matters related to this Website and/or the Privacy Statement, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively in either the state or Federal courts located in Los Angeles County, California. You agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts of the State of California for any cause of action arising out of this Agreement. You agree to file any cause of action with respect to this Agreement within one year after the cause of action arises. You agree that a cause of action filed after this date is barred.
Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to your use of the Website (including any claim involving PodcastOne or its employees, contractors, officers, directors, telecommunication providers and content providers) shall be settled by arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association under its Commercial Arbitration Rules conducted in Los Angeles County, California, and judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. You consent to jurisdiction of the state and federal courts of California for enforcement of this arbitration provision.
If any provision of this Agreement, or the application thereof to any person or circumstances, is held invalid or for any reason, unenforceable including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations, then such provision shall be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that matches, as closely as possible, the original provision, and the other provisions of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect. The failure of either party to insist upon strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Unless expressly provided otherwise, this Agreement is the entire agreement between you and PodcastOne with respect to the use of this Website and shall not be modified except in writing, signed by an authorized representative of PodcastOne.
If you have any questions concerning this Agreement, you may send them by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. You must send any official correspondence via postal mail to:
Or, please visit the "Contact Us" section of the Website.
Copyright & Trademark Notice - Use of Intellectual Property. The Website, and all of its contents, including but not limited to articles, other text, photographs, images, illustrations, graphics, video material, audio material, including musical compositions and sound recordings, software, PodcastOne or any other logos, titles, characters, names, graphics and button icons (collectively "Intellectual Property"), are protected by copyright, trademark and other laws of the United States, as well as international conventions and the laws of other countries. The Intellectual Property is owned or controlled by PodcastOne or by other parties that have provided rights thereto to PodcastOne.
Unless otherwise permitted by this Agreement, you may not, and agree that you will not, reproduce, download, license, publish, enter into a database, display, modify, create derivative works from, transmit, post, distribute or perform publicly by any means, method, or process now known or later developed, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, use on another computer-related environment, transfer or sell any Intellectual Property, information, software or products obtained from or through this Website, in whole or in part, without the express written permission of PodcastOne.
Other trademarks, service marks, product names and company names or logos appearing on this Website that are not owned by PodcastOne may not be used without express permission from their owners.
Additionally, unless otherwise expressly permitted, Website may not link, whether by hyperlink or otherwise, to any page beyond the homepage of this Website, or frame this Website, or any web page or material herein, nor may any entity include a link to any aspect of this Website in an email for commercial purposes, without the express written permission of PodcastOne. Further, unless otherwise expressly permitted, you agree not to link to PodcastOne's Intellectual Property so as to cause you or anyone else to access PodcastOne's Intellectual Property other than through this Website.
You may inquire about obtaining permission by writing:
Or, please visit the "Contact Us" section of the Website.
Copyright Infringement. PodcastOne respects the intellectual property rights of third parties, and complies with the terms of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) regarding such rights. By submitting any material or photographs through this Website, you are granting permission to have this material posted on this Website, and are representing that you are the rightful owner of the submitted material, and that no one else may claim rights to this material. PodcastOne reserves the right to remove access to infringing material. Such actions do not affect or modify any other rights PodcastOne may have under law or contract. You can find our procedures for providing notice of alleged copyright infringement below.
Procedure for Making Claim of Copyright Infringement. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, you should send written notification thereof, in accordance with the provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, to our Designated Agent, who can be reached as follows:
Or, please visit the "Contact Us" section of the Website.
Pursuant to 17 U.S.C. § 512(c), to be effective, the Notification must include the following:
This process only relates to reporting a claim of copyright infringement. Messages related to other matters will not receive a response through this process.
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