SCHIEDAM - DECEMBER 2016
Viewer shall use PLATFORM for lawful purposes only. Viewer shall not post or transmit through VAMDS WEBSITE(S) any material which violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane or otherwise objectionable, which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law, or which, without VAMDS WEBSITE(S)'s express prior approval, contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services. Any conduct by a viewer that in VAMDS WEBSITE(S)'s discretion restricts or inhibits any other viewer from using or enjoying VAMDS WEBSITE(S) will not be permitted.
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Viewer shall not upload, post or otherwise make available on VAMDS WEBSITE(S) any material protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of the copyright, trademark or other proprietary right and the burden of determining that any material is not protected by copyright rests with viewer. Viewer shall be solely liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, proprietary rights, or any other harm resulting from such a submission. By submitting material to any public area of VAMDS WEBSITE(S), viewer automatically grants or warrants that the owner of such material has expressly granted VAMDS WEBSITE(S) the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate and distribute such material (in whole or in part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or hereafter developed for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such material. Viewer also permits any other viewer to access, view, store or reproduce the material for that viewer's personal use. Viewer hereby grants VAMDS WEBSITE(S) the right to edit, copy, publish and distribute any material made available on VAMDS WEBSITE(S) by viewer.
The foregoing provisions are for the benefit of VAMDS WEBSITE(S), its affiliates and its third party content providers and licensors and each shall have the right to assert and enforce such provisions directly or on its own behalf.
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IN NO EVENT WILL VAMDS WEBSITE(S), OR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN CREATING OR PRODUCING VAMDS WEBSITE(S), BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE VAMDS WEBSITE(S). VIEWER HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY TO ALL CONTENT ON VAMDS WEBSITE(S).
VAMDS WEBSITE(S) shall have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the content of VAMDS WEBSITE(S), including chat rooms, message boards, and forums, to determine compliance with this Agreement and any operating rules established by VAMDS WEBSITE(S) and to satisfy any law, regulation or authorized government request. VAMDS WEBSITE(S) shall have the right in its sole discretion to edit, refuse to post or remove any material submitted to or posted on VAMDS WEBSITE(S). Without limiting the foregoing, VAMDS WEBSITE(S) shall have the right to remove any material that VAMDS WEBSITE(S), in its sole discretion, finds to be in violation of the provisions hereof or otherwise objectionable.
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