SKALOOZA TERMS OF SERVICE
YOUR USE OF SKALOOZA.COM IS SUBJECT TO THESE TERMS OF SERVICE. PLEASE READ THEM CAREFULLY
Skalooza and Skalooza.com are business names (commonly referred to as dba’s) of Skalooza, LC, a Utah limited liability company ("Skalooza"). Skalooza, through its website and the related application, content and features (the "Site"), allows users to view electronically scanned yearbooks, photos, videos and other content and may allow users to upload, search and view photos, videos and commentary and other electronic data files organized by school. These features may change from time to time, and other features may be added.
Applicability of Terms of Service
By accessing and using this Site, you are agreeing to be bound by the Terms of Service. If you do not accept these Terms of Service in their entirety, you may not access or use the Site. If you agree to these terms of service on behalf of a business, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind that business to these Terms of Service and your agreement to these terms will be treated as the agreement of the business. In that event, “you ” and “your” will refer and apply to that business.
Changes to Terms of Service
Skalooza reserves the right to change these Terms of Service and the services available on the Site at any time, in its sole discretion. Updates to these Terms of Service will be published on the Site and are effective immediately upon publication on the Site. You are responsible for regularly reviewing the Terms of Service. Your continued use of the Site after any such changes constitutes your consent to such changes.
Changes to Services and Pricing
Skalooza may establish other terms for use of the Site not reflected in these Terms and Conditions, including, but not limited to, prices or charges for use of the Site or certain features within the Site. Skalooza reserves the right to change these terms without notice, including, without limitation, changing pricing and storage limits. Skalooza may also change the features and functionality of the Site at any time and for any reason without notice.
Eligibility to Use Skalooza.com
The Site is available only to individuals over thirteen years of age and business entities in good legal standing that can form legally binding contracts under applicable law and not accessing the Site for purposes of gathering information and discovering features to compete with Skalooza. If you are an individual, you represent and warrant that you are at least thirteen years of age. If you are under eighteen years of age, you represent that you are an emancipated minor or possess legal parental or guardian consent to access this Site and are fully able and competent to agree to and abide by these Terms and Conditions. If you are a business, you represent and warrant that you are duly licensed to do business and in good legal standing in the jurisdictions in which you do business. You also represent (regardless of whether you are an individual or business) that you are not a competitor of Skalooza, and that you are not accessing the Site to gather information and discover features for purposes of competing with Skalooza.
Your Accounts and Files
When you register with Skalooza, you will receive a unique account (“Your Account”) which will allow you to access certain files and data within the Site and may allow you to upload videos, photos, commentary and other electronic data files to the Site (“Your Files”). You are the owner of Your Files and are solely responsible for the use of Your Account and the content of Your Files. Skalooza does not claim any ownership rights in Your Files.
Skalooza may, but does not have any obligation to monitor, Your Account or Your Files for any purpose and, as a result, is not responsible for the accuracy, completeness, appropriateness, or legality of Your Files or anything said, depicted, written or uploaded to the Site by other users of the Site. Skalooza does not endorse Your Files or any other user content contained in the Site or any opinion, recommendation or advice expressed therein and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against Skalooza with respect thereto.
You have sole responsibility and liability for Your Files uploaded from Your Account. Skalooza may remove any of Your Files that violate these Terms of Service or is otherwise objectionable. You agree and accept liability associated with the use of any content of the Site, including but not limited to your reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content. In this regard, you acknowledge and agree that you may not rely on any content created by Skalooza or submitted to Skalooza, including without limitation information in Skalooza message boards, and in all other parts of the Site.
Skalooza may delete Your Files and eliminate Your Account upon termination of Your Account, and Skalooza reserves the right to terminate Your Account at any time for any reason. However, Skalooza may, but is not obligated to, retain Your Files in its archives after deletion. Skalooza will not be liable to you in any way for retaining or failing to retain Your Files upon termination or otherwise.
You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use to access Your Account and Your Files. You agree not to disclose your password to any third party. You agree to take sole responsibility for any activities or actions under your password, whether or not you have authorized such activities or actions. You will immediately notify Skalooza of any unauthorized use of your password.
Public Access Your Files
The Site will allow some or all of Your Files to be accessed by other users of the Site. If you elect to upload Your Files to a portion of the Site accessible to others, you hereby grant those able to access Your Files a non-exclusive, non-commercial, worldwide, royalty-free, sublicensable, perpetual and irrevocable right and license to use and exploit Your Files that are accessible. In other words, a File in Your Account accessible by others can be accessed for any purpose except commercial use. If you do not want other people to be able to use Your Files in this manner, then simply do not upload Your Files to any portion of the Site accessible to others. If you upload Your Files, you represent and warrant that you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents and permissions to grant the licenses that the shared portion of Your Files require.
You should be aware that files uploaded by other users of the Site may be protected by intellectual property rights which are owned by the Skalooza user who shared his or her files. You may not modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on the content(s) (either in whole or in part) of another user's shared files unless you have been specifically told that you may do so by the rightful owner of that file, in a separate agreement.
Copyright and Ownership
Skalooza owns the Site including the related code, content and features, and all content and materials on it (the “Skalooza Proprietary Material”), except Your Files (defined above), the files of other Skalooza users, and items licensed from Skalooza’s licensors. The Skalooza Proprietary Materials are protected by copyright laws, trademark laws, international treaties and conventions and other intellectual property laws, and any unauthorized use thereof is prohibited.
The Skalooza Proprietary Material may not be copied or posted on any network computer or the Internet, or broadcast in any media. Specifically, you may not copy the layout or design of the Site or the text provided by Skalooza. Those elements of the Site are protected by trade dress and other laws and may not be imitated or reproduced in whole or in part. Also, no logos, graphics, sounds or images on the Site provided by Skalooza may be reproduced or distributed without Skalooza's express written consent.
You may not reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble the software used in connection with this Site. You may not lease, sublease, loan, sell, or sublicense your rights to use the Site. You may not modify or create derivative works of this Site or the Skalooza Content. You may not use any network monitoring or discovery software to extract any information about the architecture of the Site, its usage, or individual identities of Users. You may not use any automatic software or device, such as robots or spiders, or any other process, even if manual, to monitor or copy the Site or any Skalooza Proprietary Material, without Skalooza' express prior written consent.
License to Use Site
You are granted a nonexclusive, non-transferable, revocable, limited license to access and use the Site in accordance with these Terms of Service. By registering for Your Account, you represent that your registration is for your own individual, personal or business use, and not for other persons, unless otherwise specified on the registration page. As a registrant, you may not use or access another user’s Skalooza account other than your own without permission.
General Restrictions on Use of the Site
You agree not to do any of the following:
- Use the Site or Your Account to transfer, display or advertise any pornography, sexual content or adult materials; nude, violent or graphic images; hateful or offensive content; materials that violate privacy; computer viruses, “warez”, or any other harassing, illegal, and/or harmful material. You may not, directly or indirectly, provide links to any third party sites that contain such materials.
- Use the Site or Your Account in any way that violates (i) any copyright, trade secret, trademark or other intellectual property; or (ii) any statute, law, regulation or governmental order, or treaty;
- Use the Site or Your Account in a manner that may abuse or violate the personal or property rights or privacy rights of others;
- Forge or misrepresent headers, addresses, or other identification in Site pages or e- mail, or using any other method to disguise your identity or location;
- Use the Site or Your Account in an attempt to break security of any computer network (including of the Site) or to access any account, message, or file that does not belong to you;
- Use excess system or network resources, including any scripts or programs that use excessive computer resources; or use the Site for unauthorized relays through any third party systems;
- Defame Skalooza or its Site on the internet or elsewhere;
- Use the Site or Your Account to promote a site that competes with the Site;
- Use or refer to the Site in connection with any spamming, mail-bombing, attacks on third party sites, or other harassing of third parties;
- Use the Site or Your Account to add or attempt to add addresses to any mailing list (yours or a third party’s) without the explicit, affirmative consent of the addressee(s);
- Provide any false information or data to Skalooza, including providing fraudulent credit card or other payment information;
- Furnish data in a manner that would be deemed to be unprofessional, inappropriate or unsuitable for the Site as determined by Skalooza.
Violations of Terms of Service and Investigations
If you violate any of the terms and conditions in these Terms of Service, or if Skalooza receives complaints regarding your use of this Site, Skalooza may immediately suspend or terminate your right to use the Site. If you have paid fees to Skalooza for use of the Site, Skalooza is not required to return or credit any fees paid, due to suspension or termination of your right to use the Site for a violation of these Terms of Service. Such amounts may be retained by Skalooza, in its discretion, as damages to compensate it for your violation of these terms. Additionally, Skalooza may seek damages, an injunction or other equitable relief for any violation of these Terms of Service.
Skalooza may investigate complaints or reported violations of these Terms of Service and may take any action we deem appropriate to respond thereto, including without limitation reporting suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials, governmental agencies, or other third parties. Skalooza may, upon request or order, disclose any necessary or appropriate information to such persons, such as user profiles, e-mail addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses and traffic information.
Links to Third Party Sites
If you decide to access or use any third party sites that may be linked to the Skalooza Site, you do this entirely at your own risk. The linked sites are not under the control of Skalooza and we are not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites. If we provide links, then we are providing them for you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Skalooza of the site.
Skalooza is a trademark of Skalooza, LC. The names of any other products, services or companies mentioned on this Site are the property of their respective owners and may also be trademarks.
SKALOOZA DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT NOT PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, SKALOOZA DOES NOT WARRANT: (A) THAT THE CONTENT OR INFORMATION ON THIS APPLICATION IS COMPLETE, CORRECT, RELIABLE OR NONINFRINGING; (B) THAT THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THIS APPLICATION WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE; (C) THAT ANY DEFECTS CAN OR WILL BE CORRECTED; OR (D) THAT THIS APPLICATION OR ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL CODE OR MATERIALS.
Limitation of Liability
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL SKALOOZA BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR YOUR FILES CONTAINED ON THE SITE, EVEN IF SKALOOZA HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT SHALL SKALOOZA’ TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, EXCEED THE AMOUNT OF $100.00.
If Skalooza now or in the future charges fees for use of the Site, you agree to pay all fees, charges, and any applicable taxes associated with your use of the Site, in accordance with the then current and published rates, payment terms and policies as specified by Skalooza and the payment plan chosen by you.
Term And Termination
Your subscription or registration to use the Site, if any, shall remain in force until it is terminated by either you or Skalooza. Either you or Skalooza may terminate your subscription or registration at any time, for any or no cause, by giving notice to the other party. If Skalooza terminates your subscription or registration without cause, it will refund to you any unused portion of any fees prepaid by you.
Non-United States Jurisdictions
Skalooza controls this Site from its offices in the United States of America. Skalooza makes no representation that the Site and Your Files or the files of other uses of the Site (collectively, “Materials”) are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to them from territories where their content is illegal is prohibited. If you choose to access this Site from other locations, you do so at your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. You may not use or export the Materials in violation of U.S. laws and regulations.
Choice Of Law, Jurisdiction And Venue
You agree that: (i) the Skalooza Site shall be deemed solely based in Utah; and (ii) the Skalooza Site shall be deemed a passive Site that does not give rise to personal jurisdiction over Skalooza, either specific or general, in jurisdictions other than Utah. These Terms of Service shall be governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of Utah, without respect to its conflict of laws principles. Any claim or dispute between you and Skalooza that arises in whole or in part from the Skalooza Site shall be decided exclusively by a court of competent jurisdiction located in Washington County, Utah.
Digital Millennium Copyright Act
Notice of Infringement.
If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that any Site user files or other content infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) by providing our Copyright Agent with the following information in writing (see 17 U.S.C. 512(c)(3) for further detail):
- A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
- Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
- Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material;
- Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail;
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
- A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Skalooza’s designated Copyright Agent to receive notifications of claimed infringement is: Tyler Houston, Skalooza, LLC, 1143 South Hwy 89a, Kanab, UT 84741. For clarity, only DMCA notices should go to the Copyright Agent; any other feedback, comments, requests for technical support, and other communications should be directed to Skalooza customer service through sales@Skalooza.com. You acknowledge that if you fail to comply with all of the requirements of this Section 11, your DMCA notice may not be valid.
If you believe that Your Files that were removed (or to which access was disabled) is not infringing, or that you have the authorization from the copyright owner, the copyright owner’s agent, or pursuant to the law, to post and use and share Your Files, you may send a counter-notice containing the following information to the Copyright Agent:
- Your physical or electronic signature;
- Identification of the content that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the content appeared before it was removed or disabled;
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that the content was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or a misidentification of the content; and
- Your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address, a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of the federal court in Monterey, California, and a statement that you will accept service of process from the person who provided notification of the alleged infringement.
If a counter-notice is received by the Copyright Agent, Skalooza may send a copy of the counter-notice to the original complaining party informing that person that it may replace the removed content or cease disabling it in 10 business days. Unless the copyright owner files an action seeking a court order against the content provider, member or User, the removed content may be replaced, or access to it restored, in 10 to 14 business days or more after receipt of the counter-notice, at Skalooza’ sole discretion.