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1.INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY; USE OF CONTENT CREDITS
1.1 All content on this Site (collectively the "Content") is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other intellectual property laws and treaties (collectively, "Intellectual Property Laws").
1.2 Certain Content will only be made available to users who pay imageRstock a fee for such Content. Unless you enter into a subscription agreement with imageRstock you may not download, distribute, display and/or copy any Content. You may not remove any watermarks or copyright notices contained in the Content.
1.3 Restrictions. You may only upload or download Works to or from the Website in accordance with these terms and the Upload Agreement or Download Agreement. You may not use, reproduce, distribute, display or create derivative works based on any Works that appear on the Website unless you enter into a Download Agreement, and you may do so only to the extent expressly permitted under the Download Agreement.
1.4 Ownership. No ownership of any Works is transferred and no sale of any Works is effectuated on or through the Website. Only the rights expressly licensed in the Download Agreement are granted on or through the Website. We and our licensors retain all title and ownership rights in and to the Works. Such Works are covered and protected by our or our licensors’ copyright, trademark and other intellectual property rights.
1.5 Credits. You may transact on the Website in Website credits (“Credits”) in accordance with our Standard pricing and payment policies and subject to any amounts that may be owed to us with respect to such transactions. If you download a Work, we will deduct the requisite number of Credits from your account. If a Member downloads a Work that you have uploaded, we will deposit the appropriate number of Credits into your account after we have received from the downloading Member non-opposable proof of payment.
1.6 How to Get Credits. You may purchase Credits through accepted methods of payment. You may also earn Standard Credits if your uploaded Works are downloaded by other Members. If you purchase any Standard Credits by using a credit or charge card or an online payment account, you warrant that you are the account holder or has the authority to use the credit card or account, and that the billing information provided is accurate, and you authorize us to charge the designated credit or charge card or online payment account for the total amount of the purchase, including any sales or similar taxes. We may require minimum purchase of Credits per transaction.
1.7 Limitations. Standard Credit purchases are non-refundable. Credits do not have monetary exchange value outside of our Website and may not be resold or traded. All credits will automatically expire and cease to have any value upon termination or expiration of this Agreement.
2.RESTRICTION AND TERMINATION OF USE
2.1 You must not misuse the Services or the Website. For example, you must not:
Allow any other person access to your account;
sell or transfer your account to another person or entity;
use the Website in any manner that is not permitted by this Agreement or that violates any applicable law;
upload or post onto the Website, or use the Website to transfer, any Work or other material that is covered or protected by copyright, trademark or other intellectual property rights unless you own or control such rights or have received all necessary consents;
upload or post onto the Website, or use the Website to transfer, any Work or content that is libelous or slanderous or otherwise defamatory, obscene or indecent;
upload or post onto the Website, or use the Website to transfer, any Work or content that contains or constitutes viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code with malicious, disruptive or destructive features;
attempt to gain unauthorized access to any hardware or software systems or networks associated with the Website, or obtain any services or information not intentionally made available to you on or through the Website;
attempt to gain unauthorized access to the account of any other person or entity, or otherwise interfere with any other person's or entity's use, of the Website; or
use any false or misleading information (e.g., false or misleading names, email addresses or URLs) when using the Website, including, without limitation, with respect to the origin or source of any Work or other material or content that you upload or any identifying information for your account.
2.2 You may not use the Website in a fraudulent manner, or otherwise in a manner for which the Website is not reasonably intended to be used. By way of example, you may not download works for the primary purpose of artificially inflating the ranking of a given contributor or for the primary purpose of artificially triggering payments to contributors. A contributor, or someone else on her behalf, may not download Works that such contributor has uploaded.
2.3 imageRstock may block, restrict, disable, suspend or terminate your access to all or part of the Site and Content at any time in ImageRstock's discretion, without prior notice or liability to you.
3.LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
Links to third-party sites are given only for the User’s convenience. imageRstock shall not bear any liability in case of any damages or losses, direct or implicit, due to a visitation originating from imageRstock, or to the use of services available from third-party sites.
8. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
This agreement is governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of Latvia.
IN ACCEPTING THIS AGREEMENT, THE USER ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE USER HAS READ THIS AGREEMENT, UNDERSTANDS IT, AND HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO SEEK INDEPENDENT LEGAL ADVICE PRIOR TO AGREEING TO IT. IN CONSIDERATION OF imageRstock AGREEING TO PROVIDE THE CONTENT, USER AGREES TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT. USER FURTHER AGREES THAT THIS IS THE COMPLETE AND EXCLUSIVE STATEMENT OF THE AGREEMENT BETWEEN USER AND imageRstock, WHICH SUPERSEDES ANY PROPOSAL OR PRIOR AGREEMENT, ORAL OR WRITTEN, AND ANY OTHER COMMUNICATION BETWEEN USER AND imageRstock RELATING TO THE SUBJECT OF THIS AGREEMENT.
Disclaimer: The original, legally binding version of this document is written in English, and it is translated into other languages for the courtesy of our non-English-speaking users. If there are any discrepancies between the English version and a translated version, the English version supercedes the translated version.