Updated: September 8, 2015
Clipchef.com works hard to keep the content suitable for all audiences but some of the content available within our website may not be appropriate for you. Some content may contain "R-rated" material, nudity, profanity and mature subject matter. If you are under 18, do not view such content. If you notice inappropriate content on our website please Contact Us immediately.
You may not upload, post or transmit (collectively, "submit") any video, image, text, audio recording or compilation (collectively, "content") that:
All users and members must behave in a civil and respectful manner at all times. Unacceptable behaviors include but are not limited to:
Clipchef.com has the right, but not the obligation, to monitor all conduct on and content submitted to the clipchef.com website.
Clipchef.com grants you a limited, non-exclusive license to access to view content, use software and website services for your own personal, non-commercial purposes. Publishing, promoting or sharing of any material for the reason of unsolicited and/or unauthorized advertising, junk mail, pyramid schemes, chain letters or any other materials with similar purposes are strictly prohibited. This license applies only to the website services and content available at clipchef.com. This license is given from clipchef.com to you and may not be assigned or sub-licensed to anyone else.
Except as expressly permitted by clipchef.com in writing, you will not reproduce, redistribute, manipulate, decompile, disassemble, create a derivative, reverse engineer, sell, in wholly or any part of the software, services, website, content or any source code therein. You will not attempt to circumvent any of clipchef.com's security, safeguards, precautions, technical measures or take any measures to interfere with, disable or damage any of the clipchef.com content or services. All rights not expressly granted herein this agreement by clipchef.com are reserved.
To use any of clipchef.com member services, you must register as a member by providing a user name, password and valid email address. You must provide complete and accurate registration information to clipchef.com and notify us if your information changes. If you are a business, government, or non-profit entity, the person whose email address is associated with the account must have the authority to bind the entity to this Agreement.
We encourage you to use your given birth name. If you are a business, government, or non-profit entity, you must use the actual name of your organization. You may not use another users name, a trade name a name that violates any third party right or a name that is obscene or otherwise objectionable.
TERM: This Agreement begins on the date and time you first use the clipchef.com website and/or service and continues as long as you have an active account with us.
TERMINATION FOR VIOLATION: Clipchef.com may suspend, disable or delete your account (or any part thereof) or block or remove any content you submitted if it's determined that you have violated any provision of this Agreement or that your conduct or content that could damage clipchef.com's reputation and goodwill in any way. If your account is deleted for any reason, you may not re-register for clipchef.com services without prior written consent. Clipchef.com may block your email address and Internet protocol address or take other necessary measures to prevent further registration.
EFFECT OF TERMINATION/ACCOUNT DELETION: Upon termination, all licenses granted to you by clipchef.com will terminate. In the event your account is suspended or deleted for any reason, content that you submitted may no longer be available to you or other members. Clipchef.com is not responsible for the loss of any members content.
ACCOUNT DELETION: A member may delete their account at any time, for any reason. Accounts may be deleted by clipchef.com without prior notice if they remain inactive (i.e., the member fails to log in) for a continuous period of at least six (6) months.
LICENSE TO clipchef.com: This license is between you and clipchef.com. You own the “Content” including all videos, sounds, music, text, software, scripts, graphics, photos or any combination of content that you submit to the clipchef.com website. By submitting this "Content", you grant clipchef.com and its affiliates a limited, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license and right to copy, transmit, distribute, publicly perform and display (through all media known currently or hereafter created), and make derivative works from your "Content" for the purpose of (1) displaying the "Content" within the clipchef.com website; (2) displaying the "Content" on third party websites and applications through a video embed; (3) allowing other users to play, download and embed on third party websites the "Content", subject to your video privacy choices; (4) promoting the clipchef.com website, provided that you have made the video publicly available; and (5) archiving or preserving the "Content" for disputes, legal proceedings or investigations.
LICENSE TO OTHER USERS: You further grant all users of clipchef.com website permission to view your "Content" for their personal use, non-commercial purposes. This includes the right to copy and make derivative works from the videos solely to the extent necessary to view the videos.
DURATION OF LICENSES: The above licenses will continue unless and until you remove your "Content" from the clipchef.com website, in which case the licenses will terminate within a reasonable time period. Clipchef.com may keep "Content" for legal archival/preservation purposes indefinitely. Please note that removed "Content" may be cached in search engines after removal and clipchef.com has no control over such caching.
For each piece of "Content" that you submit, you represent and warrant that: (1) you have the right to submit the content to clipchef.com and grant the licenses set forth above; (2) Clipchef.com will not need to obtain licenses from any third party or pay royalties to any third party; (3) the content does not infringe any third party's rights, including intellectual property rights and privacy rights; (4) the content complies with this Agreement and all applicable laws.
Clipchef.com respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe your copyright or other intellectual property rights have been infringed upon by one of our members, please contact us through our Contact Us link.
All members and users use the clipchef.com website, software and services at their own risk. All services provided by clipchef.com are provided on an 'as is' and 'as available' basis to the fullest extent permitted under applicable law. Clipchef.com expressly disclaims all representations and warranties of any kind with respect to the website, the website elements and any other products or services available on or through this website, whether expressed or implied, including, but not limited to:
You agree and shall indemnify and hold clipchef.com and its partners, officers, directors, employees, and subcontractors harmless from and against any liability, loss, damages (including punitive damages), claims, settlement payments, costs and expenses, interests, awards, judgments, diminution in value, fines, fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) and penalties or other charges (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and all other cost of investigating, defending or asserting any claim for indemnification under these Terms) arising from or relating to (1) Your Content, (2) your violation of the Terms or any other policy of clipchef.com; (3) your use of our website; and (4) your violation of any third party rights, including without limitation any copyright, property, publicity or privacy rights.
As a convenience to our users and members, clipchef.com may contain links to websites owned and operated by other entities. If you decide to visit any website linked to clipchef.com, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses or other destructive elements. Clipchef.com has no responsibility to you with respect to any website linked to clipchef.com, regardless of the linking form (e.g. advertising, pop-ups, hypertext links, image links) is maintained, controlled, endorsed, monitored or otherwise governed by clipchef.com.
All "Content" including, but not limited to pictures, graphics, videos, and other visual media displayed on clipchef.com website are exempt from 18 U.S.C. § 2257 and 28 C.F.R. 75 because they do not consist of depictions of conduct as specifically listed in 18 U.S.C. § 2256 (2) (A) - (D), but are merely, at most, depictions of non-sexually explicit nudity, or are depictions of simulated sexual conduct, or are otherwise exempt because the visual depictions were created prior to July 3, 1995. Clipchef.com does not produce any visual content contained on the clipchef.com website.
GOVERNING LAW: This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York, United States of America, without regard to principles of conflicts of law. The Uniform Commercial Code, the Uniform Computer Information Transaction Act and the United Nations Convention of Controls for International Sale of Goods shall not apply.
DISPUTES: Any action arising out of or relating to this Agreement or your use of the clipchef.com website must be commenced in the state or federal courts located in Onondaga County, State of New York, United States of America (and you consent to the jurisdiction of those courts). In any such action, clipchef.com and you irrevocably waive any right to a trial by jury.
SUCCESSORS; ASSIGNMENT; NO THIRD PARTY BENEFICIARIES: This Agreement is binding upon and shall inure to the benefit of both parties and their respective successors, heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, and permitted assigns. You may not assign this Agreement without clipchef.com prior written consent. No third party shall have any rights hereunder.
NOTICES: You consent to receive all communications including notices, agreements, disclosures or other information from clipchef.com electronically. Clipchef.com may provide all such communications by email or by posting them on the clipchef.com website. For support-related inquiries use our Contact Us link.
MODIFICATION: This Agreement may not be modified in any way except by a revised Terms of Service Agreement posted by clipchef.com. A revised Terms of Service will be effective as of the date it is posted on the clipchef.com website.
CHANGES TO OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS: Clipchef.com reserve the right at our sole discretion to change, modify, add or delete any part of these Terms and Conditions. It is responsibilities of the users and members to review these Terms and Conditions for changes. Any user or members continued use of clipchef.coms website services after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of these changes.
This Agreement constitutes the entire understanding between clipchef.com and you concerning the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior agreements and understandings regarding the same.