Submission terms and conditions
Angie’s List (collectively, "Company") allows you to post photographs and other content at Company's website (collectively, "Your Content"), subject to these Terms and Conditions (the "Terms"). By posting Your Content on this website, you represent that (a) you have read and understood these Terms; and (b) you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, please do not post Your Content on this website.
Your Right To Post Your Content
Your right to post Your Content is completely at the discretion of Company, and Your Content may be removed, blocked, suspended, or terminated at any time for any reason including, but not limited to, violation of these Terms, actions that may lead to liability for Company, and violation of applicable laws or regulations. Although this list is not exhaustive, your right to post Your Content may be revoked by Company at any time for any violation of the following rules:
- You must be the sole creator of Your Content or have sufficient rights to post Your Content.
- Your Content must be original and not infringe any party's intellectual property rights.
- You must comply with all applicable copyright, trademark, or other intellectual property right laws.
- Your Content may not be libelous or defamatory of any party.
- Your Content may not violate the privacy rights of any party.
- Your Content may not be obscene, pornographic, lewd, lascivious, violent, or inconsistent with Company's mission.
Rights in Your Content
You hereby expressly grant to Company an irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide license in perpetuity to reproduce, distribute, adapt, publicly perform, and display Your Content, and otherwise use and exploit all or any part of Your Content by any method (now existing or later developed) and for any purpose whatsoever. You expressly agree that Company shall have the exclusive right to use and exploit Your Content in connection with its website and other business activities.
If your voice, likeness, photograph, or other rights of publicity appear in Your Content, you hereby grant to Company an irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide license in perpetuity to use your rights of publicity in connection with Your Content for any purpose whatsoever (including but not limited to the right use Your Content in connection with the promotion of Company's services). Further, if a third party's rights of publicity appear in Your Content, you represent and warrant to Company that you have secured and hereby grant to Company a license to use such third party's rights of publicity to the same extent as your own rights of publicity.
You represent and warrant that: (a) you are the sole and exclusive owner of all rights in and to Your Content (except for any third party rights of publicity in Your Content, to which you have obtained the right to license such publicity rights to Company in accordance herewith); (b) Your Content are not libelous, slanderous, or defamatory in nature; (c) Company's use of Your Content shall not infringe the proprietary rights of any third party (including, but not limited to third party rights of publicity); and (d) you are at least eighteen (18) years of age and have attained the age of majority in the province, state or country in which you live.
No compensation will be paid with respect to Company's use of Your Content. Company is under no obligation to post or use any of Your Content and may remove Your Content at any time in Company's sole discretion.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold Company harmless, from and against any claims, damages, costs, and expenses, including all costs of legal proceedings and attorneys' fees, arising in connection with its use of Your Content, including without limitation, (i) claims based on defamation or libel, (ii) claims based on privacy rights, and (iii) claims based on intellectual property laws, including without limitation those laws relating to copyrights and trademarks. You agree that you hereby waive, release and discharge any and all claims whatsoever against Company for its use of Your Content (including, but not limited to any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary rights in Your Content).
THIS WEBSITE IS NOT FOR USE BY INDIVIDUALS UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN. BY USING THIS WEBSITE YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU ARE NOT UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN.
TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY FOR INFORMATION, DATA, SERVICES, OR UNINTERRUPTED ACCESS. SPECIFICALLY, COMPANY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO: ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, USEFULNESS, OR CONTENT OF INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES; AND, ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, OF MERCHANTABILITY, OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR WARRANTIES ARISING FROM A COURSE OF DEALING, TRADE USAGE, OR TRADE PRACTICE. THIS DISCLAIMER APPLIES TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF COMPANY’S RECORDS OR INFORMATION, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION.
NEITHER COMPANY NOR ANY OF ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, OR LICENSORS (COLLECTIVELY, “COMPANY ASSOCIATES”) SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY COMPENSATORY, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ATTORNEYS’ FEES, ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR INABILITY TO GAIN ACCESS TO OR USE THE WEBSITE OR OUT OF ANY BREACH OF ANY WARRANTY, EVEN IF COMPANY OR THE COMPANY ASSOCIATE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, IN SUCH STATES AND JURISDICTIONS LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. IN NO EVENT SHALL COMPANY’S LIABILITY TO YOU UNDER THESE TERMS EXCEED FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($500.00). YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT NEITHER COMPANY NOR ANY COMPANY ASSOCIATE IS LIABLE FOR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OR THIRD PARTIES AND THAT THE RISK OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.
Company may revise these Terms at any time. It is your responsibility to review these Terms for any changes each time that you submit Your Content. You acknowledge and agree that the provisions, disclosures and disclaimers set forth in these Terms are fair and reasonable and your agreement to follow and be bound by them is not the result of fraud, duress or undue influence exercised upon you by any person or entity. Nothing in these Terms be construed to establish a joint venture, agency, employment, or other business relationship between you and Company. These Terms and the relationship between you and Company shall be governed by the laws of the State of Indiana without regard to any conflict of law or choice of law provisions of any State. You and Company agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts located within Marion County, Indiana, in the event of any dispute arising under these Terms, and waive any future right to object to such jurisdiction and venue. The failure of Company to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these Terms shall remain in full force and effect. You shall have no right to assign all or any part of these Terms, and any attempt to do so shall be void. Company shall have the right to assign these Terms and to sublicense any and all of its rights under these Terms. These Terms represents the entire understanding between you and Company with respect to such subject matter. These Terms supersedes all previous written or oral agreements between you and Company with respect to such subject matter. Notwithstanding any provisions of these Terms, Company has available all remedies at law or equity to enforce these Terms.