Terms of Use

Welcome to http://www.mydad-yourdad.com and http://www.mydadyourdad.wordpress.com  (“website” or “we” or “us”), accessible at http://www.mydad-yourdad.com and http://www.mydadyourdad.wordpress.com (the “Site”). The following terms and conditions (“Terms of Use”) govern your access to and use of the Site and any services provided through the Site (the “services”). These Terms of Use apply to all Users of the Website, including Users who contribute image content, text, and other media on the Website.

The Website publishes image(s) that are submitted via email link by external Users (“User Submissions”). We reformat User Submissions into our own “My Dad Your Dad” design and publish them on the Website for purposes of parody. You agree that all images submitted to the website for consideration are free from copyright-infringing content. By submitting you give us the exclusive rights to copy the images from the links submitted and reformat the image(s) and place them into our Website’s own design and publish them for public viewing. You also give us the right to attribute your posts, text and images to the default user name “contributor”. Should you wish your name or credit to be displayed next to your submission, please check the appropriate submission box and include the necessary details. Not all submissions will be published as we reserve the right to decide whether content is appropriate or not. We also reserve the right to change or edit the User caption/title that is included with the submission.

You shall be solely responsible for your own User Submissions and the consequences of submitting them to us for consideration. You affirm, represent, and/or warrant that you own or have all the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and authorise us to include your User Submissions for display on the Website. If we become aware that a picture or any part of a picture on the Website infringes copyright, we will take it down from the Website.

You agree not to: link or submit or transmit any text, graphics, images, software, music, audio, video, information or other material that: (i) infringes, misappropriates or violates a third party’s patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, moral rights or other intellectual property rights, or rights of publicity or privacy; (ii) violates, or encourages any conduct that would violate any applicable law or regulation; (iii) is fraudulent, false, misleading or deceptive; (iv) is defamatory, obscene, pornographic, vulgar or offensive; (v) promotes discrimination, bigotry, racism, hatred, harassment or harm against any individual or group; (vi) is violent or threatening or promotes violence or actions that are threatening to any other person; or (vii) promotes illegal or harmful activities or substances; Use, display, mirror or frame the Site, or any individual element within the Site; Access, tamper with, or use non-public areas of the Site. You retain ownership of all copyrights you may have in your User Submissions to us. However, by submitting User Submissions to us, you hereby grant us a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicenseable and transferable license to copy, use, adapt, modify, sell, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform the User Submissions (in whole or in part), for any purpose whatsoever, and to incorporate User Submissions in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. The foregoing license shall be broadly construed, and shall include, without limitation the right to: (i) promote and redistribute part or all of the User Submissions (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels, (ii) incorporate the User Submissions on tangible or intangible products (e.g., cups, stationary) for resale or otherwise, and (iii) use the User Submissions for promotional purposes. You acknowledge that you will not be entitled to any royalties or any other payment as a result of any efforts by us to exploit any User Submissions. We may freely sublicense the rights that you grant to a third party.

Content on the Websites is provided to you as is for your information and personal use only and may not be downloaded, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever without the prior written consent of the respective owners.

You understand that when using the Website, you will be exposed to User Submissions from a variety of sources, and that we are not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such User Submissions. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to User Submissions that are inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable, and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against us with respect thereto, and agree to indemnify and hold us harmless to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to your use of the Website.

We do not endorse any User Submissions or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and we expressly disclaim any and all liability in connection with User Submissions. We do not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on the Website, and we will remove all content and User Submissions if properly notified that such content or User Submissions infringes on another’s intellectual property rights. We reserve the right to remove Content and User Submissions without prior notice. We will also terminate a user’s access to the Website, if they are determined to be a repeat infringer. A repeat infringer is a user who has been notified of infringing activity more than twice and/or has had a User Submission removed from the Website more than twice. We also reserve the right to decide whether content or a User Submission is appropriate and complies with these Terms of Use for violations other than copyright infringement and violations of intellectual property law, such as, but not limited to, contrary to pornography, obscene or defamatory material. We reserve the right remove such User Submissions and/or terminate a User’s access for linking or uploading such material in violation of these Terms of Use at any time, without prior notice and at our sole discretion.

The Website is controlled from within the United Kingdom. We make no representations that the Website is appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access or use the Website from other jurisdictions do so at their own choice and are responsible for compliance with their local law.

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless http://www.mydad-yourdad.com, its managers, members, employees and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to law fees) arising from: (i) your use of and access to the Websites; (ii) your violation of any term of these Terms of Use; (iii) your violation of any third party rights, including without limitation any copyright, property, or privacy right; or (iv) any claim that one of your User Submissions caused damage to a third party or to us. The Site may contain links to third-party websites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible or liable for: (i) the availability or accuracy of such websites or resources; or (ii) the content, products, or services on or available from such websites or resources. Links to such websites or resources do not imply any endorsement by us of such websites or resources or the content, products, or services available from such websites or resources. You acknowledge sole responsibility for and assume all risk arising from your use of any such websites or resources.

Privacy: If you submit personally identifiable information to us through the Website via the submission process and select the box to be credited and your submission is selected for use, we will include your name (not your email address or other details) and display it to other Users through the Website. Any images that you link to or submit to the Website may be redistributed through the internet and other media channels, and may be viewed by the general public.

Disclaimer: The information here is not legal advice. We present this information for information purpose only. Please seek your own legal counsel.

Contact: Infringements & Notices: We use an array of screen-shots, images and other media submitted to our website by external users and contributors. If you feel any of it is owned by you and you wish us not too use it please get in touch with your position and we can act as required. We always do our best to respect copyright. To file a copyright infringement notification you will need to send a written communication that includes an electronic signature of a person authorised to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. You will need to give identification of the copyrighted work(s) claimed to have been infringed. You will need to give identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material. Providing URLs in the body of an email is a good way to help us locate content quickly. We require a statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorised by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law. We require a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorised to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. Any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability.

All the images posted on http://www.mydad-yourdad.com are the property of their respective owners. All the images contained on  www.mydad-yourdad.com may have been collected from various public sources, including numerous websites that are considered to be in the public domain. http://www.mydad-yourdad.com does not vouch for the accuracy or authenticity of anything posted on its pages unless it is specifically stated in the individual post. http://www.mydad-yourdad.com does not claim to own exclusive rights on all images published. www.mydad-yourdad.com is hosting a considerable amount of uncredited material from unknown authors that have been received via emails, friends and visitors etc. If you own the copyright to a particular image or piece of data, please contact http://www.mydad-yourdad.com in order to claim your ownership. http://www.mydad-yourdad.com will either credit you and/or your website with a linkback, or if you prefer – completely remove the copyrighted content.

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