These Terms of Service ("Terms") govern our relationship with users and others who interact with NameContests.com. By using or accessing NameContests.com, you agree to this Statement.
We do our best to keep NameContests safe, but we cannot guarantee it. We need your help to do that, which includes the following commitments:
NameContests users provide their real names and information, and we need your help to keep it that way. Here are some commitments you make to us relating to registering and maintaining the security of your account:
We respect other people's rights, and expect you to do the same.
Each member is responsible for satisfying all tax, governmental reporting and other legal requirements under applicable law, including without limitation those applicable to the purchase and sale of services provided by creatives, from and by independent contractors.
To participate in a Contest, you must submit one or more Entries to the Contest as hosted by a Contest Holder. The Entry must meet the Customer's Contest requirements and conform to our Terms of Service. You warrant that any Entry is your original creation and that your Entry will not otherwise infringe upon the Intellectual Property Rights of other parties.
By submitting your Entry to our Website, you are giving NameContests a perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, world-wide license to display your Entry as well as publicly on our Website.
Winning of the contest and awarding of the prizes is conditional upon meeting all the requirements as stated on the contest terms pages. No purchase necessary to enter.
NameContests makes no guarantees and has no liabilities regarding any uncompensated use of your Contest Entry by our customer.
The contests are open only to those who are at least 14 years of age at the date of submitting the contest entry (“Entrant”). Those who have not attained the age of majority in their jurisdictions must have their parent’s or legal guardian’s consent to enter into contests. Employees, directors and officers and their immediate families (their parents, spouses, children and their spouses) and the household members of the contest sponsors and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates are not eligible to participate. The contests are subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and are void where prohibited.
By entering into a Public Name Contest as a Contestant, you agree that you assign to the Contest Holder, all Intellectual Property Rights which you have or may in the future have in the Contest Entries you post.
The Contestant hereby indemnifies and keeps indemnified the Customer, NameContests and NameContests's third party providers ("Indemnified Parties") against any loss, cost, expense or damage (including legal costs on a full indemnity basis) which the Indemnified Parties may suffer or incur as a result of a breach by the Contestant of any of the provisions of this clause.
If you violate the letter or spirit of this Statement, or otherwise create risk or possible legal exposure for us, we can stop providing all or part of NameContests to you. We will notify you by email or at the next time you attempt to access your account. You may also delete your account or disable your application at any time.
If anyone brings a claim against us related to your actions, content or information on NameContests, you will indemnify and hold us harmless from and against all damages, losses, and expenses of any kind (including reasonable legal fees and costs) related to such claim.
WE TRY TO KEEP NameContests UP, BUG-FREE, AND SAFE, BUT YOU USE IT AT YOUR OWN RISK. WE ARE PROVIDING NAMECONTESTS "AS IS" WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. NAMECONTESTS IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACTIONS, CONTENT, INFORMATION, OR DATA OF THIRD PARTIES, AND YOU RELEASE US, OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS FROM ANY CLAIMS AND DAMAGES, KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ANY CLAIM YOU HAVE AGAINST ANY SUCH THIRD PARTIES. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS STATEMENT OR NAMECONTESTS, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. OUR AGGREGATE LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF THIS STATEMENT OR NAMECONTESTS WILL NOT EXCEED THE GREATER OF ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100) OR THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID US IN THE PAST TWELVE MONTHS.