TERMS & CONDITIONS
HLCC SMP owners welcomes You to its online website (including all content and functionality available through the http://www.hlccscalpmicropigmentation.com domain name, the “Site”).HLCC SMP is delighted to provide You with access to the Site, related data,HLCC SMP proprietary software, content, and related documentation and information through the App in connection with the services provided byHLCC SMP (collectively the “Services”). The terms “You”, “Your”, “Yours” and “User” refers any and all users of the Site .
SERVICE TERMS AND LIMITATIONS
1.1 Proprietary Rights. The entire contents displayed on the Site and App (the “Content”) have copyrighted protection as a collective work under the laws of the United States, other copyright laws and the common law.HLCC SMP is the sole exclusive owner of the Content. There may be collective work that is the property of other third parties with such collective work also being protected by copyright laws and other intellectual property laws. You are allowed to display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, download portions of the Content from the different areas of the Site only for non-commercial use, unless otherwise permitted. Any redistribution, retransmission or publication of any copyrighted material is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of the copyright owner. You may not change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the Site . You agree not to use any HLCC SMP logo, images or any other proprietary graphic or trademark withoutHLCC SMP’s express written consent. As between the parties, title, ownership rights, and intellectual property rights in the Content, and any copies or portions thereof, shall remain inHLCC SMP and/or its content providers. Third-party trademarks, service marks and logos contained in the Site are owned and licensed by their respective owners. Any and all rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
1.2 Grant of Limited License. Your access to the Service is licensed and not sold. Subject to the terms of this Agreement and upon Your accessing the Site,HLCC SMP hereby grants You a revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable account enabling You to access and use the Site. All the Content that is made available to view and/or download in connection with the Site is owned by and is the copyrighted work of HLCC SMP and/or its suppliers and is licensed, not sold. You do not have the right to lend, lease, rent or sublicense the Site and/or the Content.
2.1 Submitted Content. You are solely responsible for the information, and other content that You upload, publish or display (hereinafter, “post”) on the Site or the App (collectively, the “Submitted Content”). You understand the Site is available to the public. Therefore any information You consider confidential should not be posted to the Site . By posting Submitted Content, YOU AGREE thatHLCC SMP may reveal Your identity and whatever information we know about You to any law enforcement agent or official in the event of a legal action arising from any Submitted Content posting by You. HLCC SMP cannot and does not screen content provided by You to the Site through the Services. Notwithstanding the foregoing, HLCC SMP reserves the right to monitor content on the Site and to remove content, which HLCC SMP, in its sole discretion, determines to be harmful, offensive, or otherwise in violation of this Agreement or HLCC SMP’s operating policies for Users.
2.2 User Warranties and Representations. YOU WARRANT, REPRESENT AND AGREE that You will not contribute any Submitted Content or otherwise use the Site in a manner that (i) infringes the intellectual property rights or proprietary rights, or rights of publicity or privacy, of any third party; (ii) violates any law, statute, ordinance or regulation; (iii) You should know is harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading or otherwise objectionable; (iv) adversely affects or reflects negatively on HLCC SMP’s goodwill, name or reputation or causes duress, distress or discomfort to HLCC SMP or anyone else, or discourages any person, firm or enterprise from using all or any portion, feature, or function of the Site, or from advertising, liking or becoming a supplier to use in connection with the Site; (v) send or result in the transmission or junk e-mail, chain letters, duplicative or unsolicited messages, or so-called “spamming”; (vi) transmit, distribute or upload programs or material that contain malicious code, such as viruses, time bombs, cancelbots, worms, trojan horse, spyware, or other potentially harmful programs or other material or information; (vii) falsely report to an employee or agent of HLCC SMP; (viii) circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Site or its features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any content; (ix) intercept or attempt to intercept email or other private communications not intended for You; and/or (x) causes the Site to be used for commercial or business purposes, including, without limitation, advertising, marketing, or offering goods or services, whether or not for financial or any other form of compensation or through linking with any other Site or web pages. You further warrant, represent and agree that You will not (x) post or transmit any message, data, image or program which is indecent, obscene or pornographic; (y) use the Site to threaten, harass, stalk, abuse, or otherwise violate the legal rights (including rights of privacy and publicity) of others; and (z) delete any author attributions, legal notices or proprietary designations or labels in a file that You upload to the Site . While it is not the intent of HLCC SMP to discourage You from reporting problems about the Services, nonetheless, HLCC SMP reserves the right to take such action as it deems appropriate or to remove any content from the Site at any time, for any reason (including, but not limited to, upon receipt of claims or allegations from third parties or authorities relating to such content or if HLCC SMP is concerned that You may have breached the immediately preceding sentence), or for no reason at all.
2.3 License Grant. By posting any Submitted Content on publicly accessible locations on the Site. You automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of such content has expressly granted) to HLCC SMP a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, irrevocable, unrestricted, worldwide license to use, copy, sublicense, reproduce, distribute, redistribute, modify, adapt, publish, edit, translate, transmit, create derivative works of, broadcast, publicly perform or display any materials or other information (including without limitation, ideas contained therein for new or improved products or services) You submit to public areas of the Site, alone or as part of other works in any form, media, or technology whether by any means and in any media now known or hereafter developed and to sublicense such rights through multiple tiers of sub-licenses. You further acknowledge and agree that Your name, likeness, or Social Media Profile may be associated Your Submitted Content and You hereby grant us a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, irrevocable, unrestricted, worldwide license to use Your name, likeness, or Social Media Profile in association with Your Submitted Content. You agree that You shall have no recourse against HLCC SMP for any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary right in Your communication to us. You hereby agree to also grant each User a non-exclusive license to access Your Submitted Content through the Site and to use, reproduce, distribute, display and perform such Submitted Content as permitted through the functionality of the Site under this Agreement. You further acknowledge and agree that no compensation will be paid with respect to the use of Your comments, as provided herein, that HLCC SMP may remove any comment at any time in its sole discretion. Further, when You post any Submitted Content on the Site, You authorize and direct HLCC SMP to make such copies thereof as HLCC SMP deems necessary in order to facilitate the posting and storage of such content on the Site. If You choose to remove Your Submitted Content, the license granted above will automatically expire, however You acknowledge that HLCC SMP may retain archived copies of the Submitted Content.
HLCC SMP reserves complete and sole discretion with respect to the operation of the Site. HLCC SMP may, among other things: (a) delete email or private messages if it has not been accessed by a User within the time established by HLCC SMP policies; (b) subject to Section 1, make available to third parties information relating to the Users; and (c) withdraw, suspend or discontinue any functionality or feature of the Site. HLCC SMP may, in its complete and sole discretion, review uploaded files, conferences, forums, and chats and authorize restrictions on access thereto. HLCC SMP will not review the contents of email or private messages except as required or allowed by applicable law or legal process.
CONTENT AND GENERAL DISCLAIMERS
4.1 General Disclaimer. THE SITE IS PROVIDED BY HLCC SMP ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. HLCC SMP MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THE SITE. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, HLCC SMP DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND WARRANTIES THAT PROVIDE ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES THAT EXTEND BEYOND THE FACE OF THESE TERMS. HLCC SMP CANNOT AND DOES NOT WARRANT AGAINST HUMAN AND MACHINE ERRORS, OMISSIONS, DELAYS, INTERRUPTIONS OR LOSSES, INCLUDING LOSS OF DATA. HLCC SMP CANNOT AND DOES NOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT FILES AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOADING FROM THE SITE OR THE APP WILL BE FREE OF INFECTION BY VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES OR OTHER CODE THAT MANIFEST CONTAMINATING OR DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES. HLCC SMP DOES NOT WARRANT OR GUARANTEE THAT THE FUNCTIONS OR SERVICE ACCESSED THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SITE WILL BE CORRECTED. THIS DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY CONSTITUTES AN ESSENTIAL PART OF THESE TERMS. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THE SERVICE, OR WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SERVICE. HLCC SMP MAY CHANGE THE SERVICE OR THE FEATURES IN ANY WAY, AT ANY TIME AND FOR ANY REASON. ALTHOUGH HLCC SMP HAS ATTEMPTED TO PROVIDE ACCURATE INFORMATION ON THE SITE AND APP, HLCC SMP ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE INFORMATION.
4.2 Informational Purposes Only. Any opinions expressed on the Site are the personal opinions of the original author and not HLCC SMP, even though HLCC SMP may employ the original author. The Content is provided for informational and entertainment purposes only and is not an endorsement, guarantee, warranty or representation by HLCC SMP or any other party. HLCC SMP does not assume any responsibility or liability for any Submitted Content, blogs, opinions or other commentary posted on the Site or any third party website linked to the Site and makes no express or implied warranty or guarantee about the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, or any other aspect of the Content.
4.3 Disclaimer of Third Party Information. You understand that when using the Site you may be exposed to Submitted Content and third party content from a variety of sources, and that HLCC SMP is not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such Submitted Content or third party content. You further understand and acknowledge that You may be exposed to Submitted Content and third party content that may be offensive, indecent, inaccurate, or objectionable, and You agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies You currently have or may potentially have against HLCC SMP with respect thereto. You acknowledge that statements made on the Site, newsgroups, message boards, email, forums, conferences, chats or Submitted Content reflect only the views of their authors. Forum managers, forum hosts, content providers, or merchants appearing on the Site if applicable, are not authorized HLCC SMP spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of HLCC SMP, and HLCC SMP does not endorse any Submitted Content or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein.
YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD HARMLESS HLCC SMP, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, INFORMATION PROVIDERS AND SUPPLIERS FROM AND AGAINST ALL LOSSES, EXPENSES, DAMAGES AND COSTS, INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEY’S FEES, RESULTING FROM ANY VIOLATION OF THIS AGREEMENT, BREACH OF YOUR REPRESENTATIONS CONTAINED HEREIN, OR ANY ACTIVITY RELATED TO YOUR ACCOUNT (INCLUDING INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES’ WORLDWIDE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OR NESNLYGENT OR WRONGFUL CONDUCT) BY YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON ACCESSING THE SITE OR THE APP USING YOUR THE ACCOUNT.
WAIVER AND RELEASE.
YOU AGREE THAT NEITHER HLCC SMP NOR ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS OR SUPPLIERS SHALL HAVE ANY LIABILITY TO YOU UNDER ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY OR INDEMNITY IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SITE, THE APP, THE SERVICE, OR THE CONTENT. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT HLCC SMP SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR SUBMITTED CONTENT OR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU. YOU HEREBY RELEASE AND FOREVER WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS YOU MAY HAVE AGAINST HLCC SMP, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS OR SUPPLIERS (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO CLAIMS BASED UPON THE NESNLIGENCE OF HLCC SMP, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS OR SUPPLIERS) FOR LOSSES OR DAMAGES YOU SUSTAIN IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SITE, THE SERVICE, OR THE CONTENT.
NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING PARAGRAPHS HLCC SMP WILL NOT BE LIABLE UNDER ANY THEORY OF LAW OR EQUITY, FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF INFORMATION OR DATA OR COSTS OF REPLACEMENT GOODS, ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR RESULTING FROM USE OF OR RELIANCE ON THE INFORMATION PRESENTED, EVEN IF HLCC SMP MAY HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE SITE ARE CONTROLLED AND OFFERED BY HLCC SMP FROM ITS FACILITIES IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. HLCC SMP MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS THAT THE SITE IS APPROPRIATE OR AVAILABLE FOR USE IN OTHER LOCATIONS. THOSE WHO ACCESS OR USE THE SITE FROM OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO SO AT THEIR OWN VOLITION AND ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR COMPLIANCE WITH LOCAL LAW.
COPYRIGHT OR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT NOTIFICATION.
HLCC SMP respects the intellectual property rights of others. You can notify HLCC SMP of possible copyright infringement, and HLCC SMP will review all claims of copyright infringement received and remove content deemed to have been posted or distributed in violation of any such laws. To make a claim, please provide the following:
(a) A physical or an electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest that is allegedly infringed;
(b) A description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that You claim has been infringed;
(c) A description of where the material that You claim is infringing is located on the Site reasonably sufficient to permit HLCC SMP to locate the material;
(d) Your contact information, including Your address, telephone number, and email;
(e) A statement by You that You have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
(f) A statement by You that the above information in Your notice is accurate and that You, made under penalty of perjury, are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf.
Contact the agent designated to receive and act on copyright violations under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”). Claims can be directed to us by email to email@example.com; by telephone at 315-412-8553; or by mail to HLCC SMP 918 Old Liverpool Rd., Liverpool, NY 13088.
TERM AND TERMINATION.
Either You or HLCC SMP may terminate this Agreement at any time and for any reason. In addition, this Agreement will terminate immediately, without notice, if You fail to comply with the terms of this Agreement. HLCC SMP also reserves the right to terminate or suspend Your Account and access to the Site and Services without prior notice. Both You and HLCC SMP expressly agree that the provisions of Sections 1.1 (Proprietary Rights), 2 (Online Communications), 4 (Content and General Disclaimers), 5 (Indemnification), 6 (Waiver and Release), 7 (Limitation of Liabilities), 9 (Term and Termination), 10 (Privacy Rights) and 17 (Miscellaneous) shall survive any termination of this Agreement.
You shall comply with all export laws and restrictions and regulations of the Department of Commerce, the United States Department of Treasury Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”), or other United States or foreign agency or authority, and not to export, or allow the export or re-export of Material in violation of any such restrictions, laws or regulations. By downloading or using the Material, You are agreeing to the foregoing and You are representing and warranting that You are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any restricted country or on any such list.
17.1 Governing Law. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of NY. You agree that any legal action or proceeding between HLCC SMP and You for any purpose concerning this Agreement or the parties’ obligations hereunder shall be brought exclusively in a court of competent jurisdiction sitting in Liverpool, New York, United States. Any cause of action or claim You may have with respect to HLCC SMP must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. HLCC SMP failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.
17.2 Waiver; No Waiver. No waiver of any term, provision or condition of this Agreement, whether by conduct or otherwise, in any one or more instances, shall be deemed to be, or shall constitute, a waiver of any other term, provision or condition hereof, whether or not similar, nor shall such waiver constitute a continuing waiver of any such term, provision or condition hereof. No waiver shall be binding unless executed in writing by the party making the waiver.
17.3 Complete Agreement. This Agreement constitutes the complete and exclusive statement of the agreement between the parties with respect to the Service and supersedes any and all prior or contemporaneous communications, representations, statements and understandings, whether oral or written, between the parties concerning the Service.
17.4 Attorneys Fees. If any action in law or in equity is necessary to enforce the terms of this Agreement, the prevailing party will be entitled to reasonable fees of attorneys, accountants, and other professionals, and costs and expenses in addition to any other relief to which such prevailing party may be entitled.
17.5 Severability. The provisions of this Agreement are severable, and in the event any provision hereof is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, such invalidity or unenforceability shall not in any way affect the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions hereof.
17.6 Third Party Beneficiary Rights. No provisions of this Agreement are intended, nor will be interpreted, to provide or create any third party beneficiary rights or any other rights of any kind in any Nonprofit User, client, customer, affiliate, or any party hereto or any other person unless specifically provided otherwise herein, and except as so provided, all provisions hereof will be personal solely between the parties to this Agreement; except that Sections 5, 6, and 7 are intended to benefit HLCC SMP and its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, and suppliers.HLCC SMP may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to You.
HLCC SMP may deliver notice to You under this Agreement by means of electronic mail, a general notice on the Site, or by written communication delivered by first class U.S. mail to Your address on record in the Account. You may give notice to HLCC SMP at any time via electronic mail to the Site at the following
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or in writing by mail to:
ATTN: Web Manager
Scalp New York
918 Old Liverpool Rd
Liverpool, NY 13088