Date of Last Revision: October 14, 2011
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY. BY ACCESSING OR USING THIS WEB SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS DESCRIBED HEREIN AND ALL TERMS INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THESE TERMS, DO NOT USE THIS WEB SITE.
If you have any question regarding the use of the Site, please refer first to the Help Section or the Frequently Asked Questions. All other questions or comments about the Site or its contents should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. Copyright and Limited License
Unless otherwise indicated in the Site, the Site and all content and other materials on the Site, including, without limitation, the Santa.com logo, and all designs, text, graphics, pictures, information, data, software, sound files, other files and the selection and arrangement thereof (collectively, the "Site Materials") are the proprietary property of Santa.com or its licensors or users and are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.
3. Repeat Infringer Policy
In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") and other applicable law, Santa.com has adopted a policy of terminating, in appropriate circumstances and at Santa.com's sole discretion, subscribers or account holders who are deemed to be repeat infringers. Santa.com may also at its sole discretion limit access to the Site and/or terminate the accounts of any users who infringe any intellectual property rights of others, whether or not there is any repeat infringement.
4. Copyright Complaints
If you believe that anything on the Site infringes upon any copyright which you own or control you may file a notification of such infringement with our Designated Agent as set forth below.
Name of Agent Designated to Receive Notification of Claimed Infringement: Will Weisman
Full Address of Designated Agent to Which Notification Should be Sent: 665 Third Street, Suite 150, San Francisco CA 94107
Telephone Number of Designated Agent: 877-987-2682
E-Mail Address of Designated Agent: email@example.com
Please see 17 U.S.C. §512(c)(3) for the requirements of a proper notification. You should note that if you knowingly misrepresent in your notification that the material or activity is infringing, you will be liable for any damages, including costs and attorneys' fees, incurred by us or the alleged infringer as the result of our relying upon such misrepresentation in removing or disabling access to the material or activity claimed to be infringing.
SANTA.COM, the Santa.com logos and any other Santa.com product or service name or slogan contained in the Site are trademarks of Santa.com, and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of Santa.com. You may not use any metatags or any other "hidden text" utilizing "Santa.com" or any other name, trademark or product or service name of Santa.com without our prior written permission. In addition, the look and feel of the Site, including all page headers, custom graphics, button icons and scripts, is the service mark, trademark and/or trade dress of Santa.com and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without our prior written permission. All other trademarks, registered trademarks, product names and company names or logos mentioned in the Site are the property of their respective owners. Reference to any products, services, processes or other information, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof by us.
You are granted a limited, non-exclusive right to create a text hyperlink to the Site for noncommercial purposes, provided such link does not portray Santa.com or any of its products and services in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise defamatory manner and provided further that the linking site does not contain any adult or illegal material or any material that is offensive, harassing or otherwise objectionable. This limited right may be revoked at any time. You may not use a Santa.com logo or other proprietary graphic of Santa.com to link to this Site without the express written permission of Santa.com. Further, you may not use, frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any Santa.com trademark, logo or other proprietary information, including the images found at the Site, the content of any text or the layout/design of any page or form contained on a page on the Site without Santa.com's express written consent. Except as noted above, you are not conveyed any right or license by implication, estoppel or otherwise in or under any patent, trademark, copyright or proprietary right of Santa.com or any third party.
Santa.com makes no claim or representation regarding, and accepts no responsibility for, the quality, content, nature or reliability of third-party Web sites accessible by hyperlink from the Site, or Web sites linking to the Site. Such sites are not under the control of Santa.com and Santa.com is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any review, changes or updates to such sites. Santa.com provides these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply affiliation, endorsement or adoption by Santa.com of any site or any information contained therein. When you leave the Site, you should be aware that our terms and policies no longer govern. You should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of any site to which you navigate from the Site.
7. Third Party Content
Santa.com may provide third party content on the Site and may provide links to Web pages and content of third parties (collectively the "Third Party Content") as a service to those interested in this information. Santa.com does not control, endorse or adopt any Third Party Content and makes no representation or warranties of any kind regarding the Third Party Content, including without limitation regarding its accuracy or completeness. You acknowledge and agree that Santa.com is not responsible or liable in any manner for any Third Party Content and undertakes no responsibility to update or review any Third Party Content. Users use such Third Party Content contained therein at their own risk.
8. Advertisements and Promotions; Third-Party Products and Services
Santa.com may run advertisements and promotions from third parties on the Site, may provide product suggestions, or may otherwise provide information about or links to third-party products or services on the Site. In addition, many of the products available for sale through the Site are sold by third parties, and Santa.com merely facilitates that sale of such products. Santa.com does not endorse or make any representations or warranties regarding any third party products, services, promotions or vendors. Your business dealings or correspondence with, or participation in promotions of, such third parties, and any terms, conditions, warranties or representations applicable to such third party products, services, dealings or promotions, are solely between you and such third party. Santa.com is not responsible or liable in any manner for any third party products or transactions, for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such products, dealings or promotions, or as the result of the presence of such non-Santa.com advertisers or third party products or information on the Site.
9. Santa.com Gift Cards Although Santa.com Gift Cards may be purchased and redeemed on the Santa.com Site and are cobranded with the Santa.com name, all Santa.com Gift Cards are issued directly by TangoCard, Inc. ("TangoCard"), and all redemption, donation and fulfillment functions are handled soley by TangoCard. The terms and policies applicable to your use and redemption of such cards are those set forth in the TangoCard Terms of Service which you can link to by clicking here. You understand and agree that Santa.com merely acts as a distributor of such cards and has no responsibility or liability of any kind to you or to any third party for the cards or for any actions of TangoCard in connection therewith. You agree to look solely to Tango.com with respect to any problems or issues relating to such cards or the use or redemption thereof.
When you redeem your Santa.com Gift Card, whether for cash or merchant gift cards, to make a donation or otherwise, you are engaging in a dual registration process whereby you are creating a TangoCard account, and your registration information will be provided to TangoCard in connection therewith. In addition, when your card is activated, we also provide TangoCard with your username and password. This information enables TangoCard to process and fulfill your redemptions and to perform customer service. You will also be required to agree to the TangoCard Terms of Service at the time of redemption. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT SANTA.COM PROVIDES THE SANTA.COM GIFT CARDS ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
You acknowledge and agree that any materials, including but not limited to questions, comments, feedback, suggestions, ideas, plans, notes, drawings, original or creative materials or other information, regarding the Site, the Santa.com or Santa.com's products or services that are provided by you in the form of email or other submissions to Santa.com, or any postings on the Site, are non-confidential and shall become the sole property of Santa.com. Santa.com shall own exclusive rights, including all intellectual property rights, and shall be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of these materials for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you.
11. User Content and Conduct
The Site may include interactive areas or features (“Interactive Areas”) in which you or other users create, post or store messages, materials, data, information, text, music, sound, photos, video, graphics or other content or materials on the Site ("User Content"). You are solely responsible for your use of such Interactive Areas and use them at your own risk. You agree not to post, upload to, transmit, distribute, store, create or otherwise publish through the Site any of the following:
• User Content that is unlawful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, suggestive, harassing, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, inflammatory, fraudulent or otherwise objectionable;
• User Content that would constitute, encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party, or that would otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national or international law;
• User Content that may infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual or proprietary right of any party. By posting any User Content, you represent and warrant that you have the lawful right to distribute and reproduce such User Content;
• User Content that impersonates any person or entity or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity;
• Unsolicited promotions, political campaigning, advertising or solicitations;
• Viruses, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files; and
• User Content that, in the sole judgment of Santa.com, is objectionable or which restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Interactive Areas or the Site, or which may expose Santa.com or its users to any harm or liability of any type.
You further agree that you are solely responsible for your conduct while on the Site, and you agree that you will not do any of the following in connection with the Site or its users:
• Use the Site in any manner that could interfere with, disrupt, negatively affect or inhibit other users from fully enjoying the Site or that could damage, disable, overburden or impair the functioning of the Site in any manner.
• Impersonate or post on behalf or any person or entity or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity.
• Stalk, intimidate, threaten, or otherwise harass or cause discomfort to other users of the Site.
• Send any unsolicited commercial messages
• Circumvent or attempt to circumvent any filtering, security measures or other features Santa.com may from time to time adopt to protect the Site, users of the Site or third parties.
• Infringe upon or violate the rights of Santa.com, its users or any third party.
12. Registration Data; Account Security
In consideration of your use of the Site, you agree to (a) provide accurate, current and complete information about you as may be prompted by any registration forms on the Site ("Registration Data"); (b) maintain the security of your password and identification; (c) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data, and any other information you provide to Santa.com, to keep it accurate, current and complete; and (d) accept all risks of unauthorized access to the Registration Data and any other information you provide to Santa.com.
ANY WARRANTY ON THIRD PARTY PRODUCTS PURCHASED THROUGH THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED SOLELY BY THE ORIGINAL MANUFACTURER AND NOT BY SANTA.COM. SANTA.COM ITSELF MAKES NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO ANY PRODUCTS SOLD ON THIS SITE (THE "PRODUCTS"). THE SITE, THE SITE MATERIALS CONTAINED THEREIN AND THE SERVICES PROVIDED ON OR IN CONNECTION THEREWITH (THE "SERVICES") ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. SANTA.COM DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT AS TO THE SITE, THE PRODUCTS AND THE SERVICES, INCLUDING THE INFORMATION, CONTENT AND MATERIALS CONTAINED THEREIN. SANTA.COM DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT MATERIALS IN THE SITE OR THE SERVICES ARE ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE, CURRENT OR ERROR-FREE.
CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
SANTA.COM IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS OR OMISSIONS RELATING TO PRICING, TEXT OR PHOTOGRAPHY. WHILE SANTA.COM ATTEMPTS TO MAKE YOUR ACCESS AND USE OF THE SITE AND THE SERVICES SAFE, SANTA.COM CANNOT AND DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR ITS SERVER(S) ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS; THEREFORE, YOU SHOULD USE INDUSTRY-RECOGNIZED SOFTWARE TO DETECT AND DISINFECT VIRUSES FROM ANY DOWNLOAD.
Santa.com reserves the right to change any and all content contained in the Site and to modify, suspend or discontinue the Site or any Services offered through the Site or any features or functionality of the Site or the Services at any time without notice and without obligation or liability to you. Reference to any products, services, processes or other information, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof, or any affiliation therewith, by Santa.com.
15. Limitation of Liability
CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MAY HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
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19. Questions & Contact Information
Questions or comments about the Site may be directed to Santa.com at the email address firstname.lastname@example.org.