Last updated: August 2023
Authentic Brands Group, LLC (together with its current and future parents, subsidiaries and affiliates, individually and collectively, “Company”) is a Delaware limited liability company. The Company websites and other digital platforms (collectively, the “Platform(s)”), including the Platforms at www.authentic.com, www.corporate.authentic.com and www.authenticnewsroom.com are made available by Company. As used herein, the term Company (and “we”, “us” and “our”) refers to the Company, and the terms “you”, “your” or “user” refer to anyone who accesses or visits the Platform(s).
ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
BY ACCESSING OR USING THE PLATFORM(S), YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THESE TERMS, AND THAT YOU ACCEPT AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, PLEASE DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THE PLATFORM(S).
We reserve the right to change these Terms from time to time without notice to you. Any such changes will be effective upon the date of publication on the Platform(s).
Use of Materials on the Platforms
Company has created the Platform(s) to provide you with information about Company. Whilst considerable effort has been made to ensure that the visual representations displayed on the Platforms are representative of the color, design and style, etc. of their original representations, slight variations, distortions and/or differences may be apparent when compared to such original representations. This may, for example, be due to technical issues such as your browser or computer settings. Accordingly, Company cannot be held liable for any such variations, distortions and/or differences in the images represented on the Platform(s).
Links & Linking
The Platforms may contain links to other platforms operated by our affiliates or third parties. Please be advised that the inclusion of any link to such third party sites does not imply endorsement by Company of those sites. Company has not reviewed all of the content contained in the linked sites and is not responsible for the content or accuracy of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to any of the Platforms. If you choose to click through any link to off-site pages or third party sites then this is at your own risk. We encourage you to be aware of when you leave our Platforms and to read and comply with the terms and policies of any other digital platform that you visit.
Company does not authorize linking to any of its Platforms from a third party platform without its express prior written authorization. We may, in our sole discretion, insist that any link to a Platform be discontinued, and we may revoke any right you may have to link to the Platforms. The framing, mirroring, scraping or data-mining of the Platforms or any of the Company Material in any form and by any means is strictly prohibited.
The trademarks, trade names, trade dress, logos and service marks (collectively the "Trademarks") that appear on the Platforms and/or in the Company Materials are the registered or unregistered trademarks of Company or others and may not be used unless expressly authorized by the applicable Trademark owner.
Unless otherwise stated, all Platform content, including, but not limited to, all Trademarks, copyrights, images, photographs, videos, audio clips, illustrations, renderings, graphics, icons, text, music, written content and software, advertising copy (including any person represented therein), or code, data and other content on the Platform(s) (such as, without limitation, the design, layout, appearance, and organization of the contents of the Platforms) (collectively, “Company Material”) are owned by Company or licensed to us by third parties, or otherwise protected by law. In no event shall your use of the Platform(s) give you any title or other ownership rights in or to any Company Material (including, but not limited to, any copyrights, trademark rights, patent rights, database rights, moral rights, and other intellectual property and proprietary rights therein), nor shall it grant you any license to use or display the same except as expressly permitted herein.
Subject to these Terms, and provided that you fully comply with these Terms, we grant to you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited license to access, view, use and display the Company Material through the Platform(s) on your computer (or other electronic device) for your personal, educational and non-commercial use (“Permitted Use(s)”) only. No portion of the Platform(s) or Company Material may be copied, reproduced, republished, exploited, modified, downloaded, uploaded, transmitted, derived, exploited, distributed, communicated or used in any manner whatsoever, without the express prior written consent of Company or the applicable rights owner. In the event of breach of any of these Terms, your permission to use Company Material (solely as set forth herein) will automatically terminate and any unauthorized copies or variations made of Company Material must be immediately destroyed. Any unauthorized use of Company Material may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.
All content (including, without limitation, Company Materials) on the Platforms are either Copyright © Company or are licensed for use by Company. All rights are reserved. Please refer to the section above on Use of Materials on the Platforms.
Your Submissions and Unsolicited Communications
By submitting, uploading, posting or sending any materials or content on, to or through the Platform(s) (“User-Generated Content”), you agree that:
(i) You grant Company a worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, unrestricted, sub-licensable and transferable, divisible license to use, copy, reproduce, reformat, modify, create derivative works from, publish, post, re-post or tag, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display such communication(s) alone, or as a part of other works in any form, media, or technology whether now known of hereafter developed and to sublicense such rights to anyone;
(ii) Any User-Generated Content may be used by Company and its affiliated companies for any purpose, including, without limitation, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, posting, tagging, developing, manufacturing and marketing purposes;
(iii) Company shall be entitled to use any User-Generated Content without incurring obligations of confidentiality, attribution or compensation to you;
(iv) You hereby represent, warrant and covenant that any User-Generated Content you provide does not violate any law or the rights of any third party, and you have full right to grant Company the license specified above;
(vi) We are not responsible for maintaining, and may delete or destroy, any unsolicited communications or User Generated Content that you provide.
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from the Platforms any unlawful, infringing, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, or other material that would violate any law in the United States or any country in which you are located, including but not limited to copyright law and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.
Limitation of Liability
Company does not warrant that the functional and/or technical aspects of the Platforms or the Company Material will be error free or that the Platforms, Company Material or the servers that make them available are free of viruses or other harmful components. If use of the Platforms or Company Material results in the need for servicing or replacing property, material, equipment, data or other element, Company is not responsible for those costs. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on the Platforms is provided to you "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" AND, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, REASONABLE CARE AND SKILL, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT; COMPANY HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL SUCH WARRANTIES; AND YOU HEREBY ACCEPT THE SAME. Company and Company Parties make no warranties about the Company Material, software, text, downloads, graphics, and links, or about results to be obtained from using the Platforms.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, NEITHER COMPANY NOR ANY COMPANY PARTY SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, COMPENSATORY, PECUNIARY, NON-PECUNIARY, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, LIQUIDATED, AGGRAVATED, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, OF ANY KIND, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OR ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR IN TORT OR OTHERWISE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE), ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE THE PLATFORMS, THE USE OF INFORMATION AVAILABLE FROM THE PLATFORMS OR ANY LIABILITY RELATING TO ANY LOSS OF USE, INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS, LOST PROFITS OR LOST DATA, EVEN IF WE, OR ANY COMPANY PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES.
Please note that in some jurisdictions consumer protection laws may not allow certain exclusions or limitation of warranties or liabilities, and consequently some of the above exclusions and limitations may not apply.
Termination and Suspension
Company makes no representation that Company Material is appropriate or available for use in every country of the world. You are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws, keeping in mind that access to Company Material may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries and the Platforms may identify services that are not available worldwide.
Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
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