1. Proprietary Rights:¨As between you and Perfect Wedding Magazine, we own, solely and exclusively, all rights, title and interest in and to the Site, all the content, code, data and materials, design and organization of the Site, and the compilation of the content, code, data and materials on the Site, including but not limited to any copyrights, trademark rights, patent rights, database rights, moral rights and other intellectual property and proprietary rights therein. All Trademarks not owned by Perfect Wedding Magazine that appear on the Site or on or through the Site’s services, if any, are the property of their respective owners. Your use of the Site does not grant to you ownership of any content, code, data or materials you may access on or through the Site or provide on your behalf.
2. Permitted Use: You agree that you are only authorized to visit, view, and retain a copy of pages of the Site for your own personal use, and that you shall not duplicate, download, publish, modify, or otherwise distribute the material on the Site for any purpose other than for personal use, unless otherwise specifically authorized by us to do so. Paid Advertisers reserve the right to repost any of our content provided they indicate the source Site and link to the Site. Misuse of any Trademarks displayed on the Site, whether said trademarks are owned by Perfect Wedding Magazine or not, or on or through any of the Site’s services, is strictly prohibited.
Prohibited User Conduct. You warrant and agree that, while using the Site and the various services and features offered on or through the Site, you shall not: (a) impersonate any person or entity or misrepresent your affiliation with any other person or entity; (b) insert your own or a third party’s advertising, branding or other promotional content into any of the Site’s content unless you are in an advertising agreement with Perfect Wedding Magazine, use, redistribute, republish or exploit such content or service for any further commercial or promotional purposes; or (c) attempt to gain unauthorized access to other computer systems through the Site. You shall not: (i) engage in spidering, “screen scraping,” “database scraping,” harvesting of e-mail addresses, wireless addresses or other contact or personal information, or any other automatic means of obtaining lists of users or other information from or through the Site or the services offered on or through the Site, including and without limitation, any information residing on any server or database connected to the Site or the services offered on or through the Site; (ii) obtain or attempt to obtain unauthorized access to computer systems, materials or information through any means or obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made publicly available through the Site; (iii) use the Site or the services made available on or through the Site in any manner with the intent to interrupt or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Site or any of its services, damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site or such services, including, without limitation, sending mass unsolicited messages or “flooding” servers with requests; (iv) use the Site or the Site’s services or features in violation of Perfect Wedding Magazine’s or any third party’s intellectual property or other proprietary or legal rights; or (v) use the Site or the Site’s services in violation of any applicable law. You further agree that you shall not attempt (or encourage or support anyone else’s attempt) to circumvent, reverse engineer, decrypt, or otherwise alter or interfere with the Site or the Site’s services, or any content thereof, or make any unauthorized use thereof.
Limited License: Perfect Wedding Magazine may change, suspend, or discontinue any aspect of the Site at any time. Perfect Wedding Magazine may also, without notice or liability, impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to all or portions of the Site.
III. Your Submission of Personal Information To the Sites
To participate in activities on our Sites, we may request that you submit certain personally identifiable information about yourself, including your name and personal contact information (“personal information”). We may also gather certain types of non-personal information about your visit to protect the security of our members or our Sites or to make our program content more enjoyable for all our visitors.
IV. Membership and Participation on the Sites
You must be thirteen (13) years of age or older to participate in any activities or services offered on our Sites and/or be a member and receive membership benefits, and you must be eighteen (18) years of age or older to participate in our A-List Invitations. You may not have to be a member to participate in certain contests, sweepstakes and/or special events; however, you must meet the designated minimum age requirements (for example, twenty-one (21) years of age or older) for the specific event.
We will establish specific rules and terms for participation in each contest, sweepstakes and/or special event and will post this information on our Sites. We will not knowingly collect personal information from visitors under thirteen (13) years of age for these activities. Upon discovery of the participation of a person under thirteen (13) years of age in such activities, his/her registration or participation will be canceled immediately and all personal information will be deleted from our files.
You may be required to select a password and member name for membership registration. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and any membership account information. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or other membership account information and further agree to indemnify and hold the Sites, their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, operational providers and partners harmless for any improper or illegal use of your password.
V. User Content: Your Ownership and Our License to Use
You represent and warrant that you are the owner or otherwise have the right to provide any information, reviews or photos (described in Interactive Areas below) or materials (including pre-existing materials) and any comments or content submitted, posted or transmitted through the Sites (User Content). By submitting communications or content to any interactive part of our Sites, you agree that such submission is non-confidential for all purposes and that any inclusion of personally identifiable information, such as name, photograph or other information in such posts may allow others to identify you.
In addition, in consideration of the Site accepting User Content, you hereby grant to the Site and their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees, operational providers, successors and assigns an irrevocable, transferable, paid up, royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive worldwide sub-licensable license to use, copy, print, display, modify, edit, remove, publicly perform, translate and create derivative works from and distribute or otherwise use and reproduce User Content on the Sites, in our print magazine and in all forms of media now known or hereafter invented, including but not limited to such uses as on and in New York magazine, NYMag.com or any other website or mobile application owned or operated by NYMag.com, Vulture.com, TheCut.com, in any New York magazine anthology or printed collection and in connection with the advertising, marketing and promotion of any or all of the foregoing, throughout the world in all forms of media now known or hereafter invented in perpetuity (collectively, the Uses) and the right to, sole option and discretion, attribute such User Content to the visitor submitting the User Content. In consideration of submitting User Content, you consent to the Uses of the User Content without further consideration, compensation, attribution, notification or other additional consideration. You also agree to indemnify and hold the Sites, their parents, affiliates and subsidiaries harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any party arising out of the Uses of the User Content that you submit on our Sites. You waive any rights you may have in having the User Content edited, altered or changed in any manner not acceptable to you.
VI. Interactive Areas
We may provide interactive activities for the Site communities such as chat rooms, article and blog comment posting areas, reader photo upload, reader ratings and reviews, saving favourite restaurants or fashion looks, bulletin boards (also known as message boards), SMS text messaging and mobile alerts (collectively, “Interactive Areas”) for the enjoyment of our visitors.
Any submissions or postings by visitors to certain parts of the Sites, including, without limitation, Interactive Areas, will be public and posted in public areas on our Sites. The Sites, their parents, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, members, directors, officers, employees and any contract or operational providers that conduct, operate and/or manage the Site Interactive Areas will not be responsible for the action of any visitors or third parties with respect to any information, materials or content posted, uploaded or transmitted in these Interactive Areas.
You must be thirteen (13) years of age or older to participate in the Site Interactive Areas. General members of the Site online communities may have the opportunity to register for participation in the Interactive Areas when they first apply for membership and may be required to select a member name and password for the Interactive Areas. Interactive Areas not conducted, operated and/or managed by the Sites may require a different registration process.
Please consider the risks of revealing personal information (such as name, phone number or street address) about yourself or others in Interactive Areas, including when connecting to the Sites through a third party service. By participating in any of the aforementioned activities, all visitors and members agree to follow the Sites’ standards of conduct. Postings to public areas may or may not be reviewed by the Sites prior to appearing on the Sites. Nonetheless, the Sites reserve the right to change, delete or remove, in part or in full, any postings in Interactive Areas and to terminate or suspend access to such areas for conduct that we believe, in our sole discretion, interferes with other peoples’ enjoyment of our Sites. The Sites will also cooperate with local, state and/or federal authorities to comply with applicable law.
We do our best to encourage comfort and discourage disruptive communication. We also discourage disruptive statements that incite others to violate our standards. We encourage your participation in upholding our standards. You are responsible for all content that you post, email, transmit, upload or otherwise make available through our Sites. You agree not to use the Interactive Areas or the Sites to make available any content that:
is unlawful, harmful to adults or minors, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable
infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, right of privacy or publicity or other proprietary rights of any person
contains unauthorized advertising or solicits other visitors
is intended by the visitor to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality or integrity of any computer software, hardware or Materials on this website.