2. Website Access:
3. The Joytshirt.com Website:
4. Intellectual Property Rights:
The content on the Website, including without limitation, the text, graphics, and photos created by and for Joytshirt.com, interactive features (Content) and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein (Marks), are owned by or licensed to Joytshirt.com, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under Canadian and foreign laws and international conventions. Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use only and may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any purpose whatsoever without the prior written consent of Joytshirt.com or as expressly provided herein. Joytshirt.com reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Website and the Content contained therein. You agree to not engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the Content obtained through the Website for any commercial purposes. If you download or print a copy of the Content for personal use, you must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained thereon. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security related features of the Website or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on use of the Website or the Content therein.
5. Photo Submissions:
The interactive nature of postings on Joytshirt.com makes it impossible for us to assume responsibility for any of the materials posted by users or participants. The ideas, suggestions, opinions, comments, and observations made by Joytshirt.com users, and any text, data, photographs, video, music, sound, chat, messages, files or other material provided to us by users (all of which are referred to as "Photo Submissions) are not endorsed by Joytshirt.com, and we make no guarantee regarding the reliability, accuracy, or quality of any Photo Submission that is posted on the Website. You acknowledge that you will evaluate and bear any risks related to your use of any Photo Submission, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Photo Submission. All Photo Submissions posted to the Website are the sole responsibility of the person who originally posted the Photo Submission, and your sole recourse for any damage you may suffer as a result of Photo Submissions shall be to such individual.
You shall be solely responsible for your own Photo Submission and the consequences of posting or publishing them. Joytshirt.com strictly prohibits the submission of photographs of someone other then the participant uploading the photo, regardless of permission granted. When submitting your photo you must provide accurate information and Joy Apparel has the right to refuse any photo submission without explanation.
By submitting a photo to Joytshirt.com, you hereby grant Joytshirt.com a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicenseable, and transferable right and license to use the photograph submitted. The drawing and design derived from the submitted photograph is the sole property of Joytshirt.com and may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any purpose whatsoever without the prior written consent of Joytshirt.com
If you choose to submit a photo to Joytshirt.com, we require that you adhere to generally accepted rules of etiquette and standards of behavior, and that your use of Joytshirt.com reflects your respect for the legal rights of users connected with Joytshirt.com. You understand that Joytshirt.com does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any Photo Submission.
Joytshirt.com expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with a Photo Submitted to Joytshirt.com. Joytshirt.com reserves the right to remove Content and Photo Submissions in its sole discretion and without prior notice.
6. Rules of Conduct:
The following rules of conduct apply to your use of the Website and to any and all materials you submit to Joytshirt.com, including text, data, photos, audio or video content, music, sound, chat, messages, files or other material (collectively User Submissions) whether the User Submission is included in blogs, discussion groups, emails, profiles, comments, or any other portion or feature of Joytshirt.com.
You may not, in connection with the Website:
- Upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any User Submission that is libelous or defamatory, pornographic, sexually explicit, unlawful or plagiarized;
- infringes or violates any patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret or other property right;
- breaches a duty of confidentiality by which you are bound due to a contractual or fiduciary relationship (such as inside information, or proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
- a reasonable person would consider harassing, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, profane, obscene, excessively violent, racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable or offensive in any way;
- constitutes a breach of any person’s privacy or publicity rights, a misrepresentation of facts, or hate speech;
- violates or encourages others to violate any applicable law, statue, ordinance or regulation;
- promotes software or services that deliver unsolicited e-mail; or
- contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots or other similar harmful programming routines.
You may not, use the Website to:
- engage in commercial activities within Joytshirt.com;
- harm minors in any way;
- solicit personal information from anyone under 18;
- provide false or deceptive information;
- use Joytshirt.com content to engage in commercial activities;
- delete, add or otherwise change other people’s submissions or other Content.
7. Copyright Infringement
Joytshirt.com respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. Thus, in your use of and interactions with Joytshirt.com and the Website, you may not post, modify, distribute, or reproduce in any way any User Submission that is copyrighted material belonging to others, without obtaining their prior written consent. This specifically includes a design or drawing created from a submitted photograph. Joytshirt.com reserves the right, in its discretion, to remove any User Submission if we believe it may infringe the copyright rights of others, and/or to terminate the accounts of users who we believe to be infringers.
If you believe that an unauthorized photograph has been copied or posted on the Website you will need to send a written communication that includes substantially the following (please consult your legal counsel)
A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Identification of the submitted photo 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 the best way to help us locate content quickly.
Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.
A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the photograph, in the manner complained of, is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Such written notice should be sent to our designated agent as follows:
132 Markham St.
Toronto Ontario Canada
8. Modifications to the Website
Joytshirt.com reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Website (or any part thereof) with or without notice. Joytshirt.com shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Website.
9. Warranty Disclaimer
10. Warranty Disclaimer
11. Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL JOYTSHIRT.COM, OR ANY PARENT, SUBSIDIARY, AFFILIATE, DIRECTOR, OFFICER, EMPLOYEE, LICENSOR, DISTRIBUTOR, SUPPLIER, AGENT, RESELLER, OWNER, OR OPERATOR OF JOYTSHIRT.COM, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE, (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR WEBSITE, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE, WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE WEBSITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT THE COMPANY IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW IN THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION.
YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT JOYTSHIRT.COM SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR USER SUBMISSIONS OR FOR ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.
The Website is controlled and offered by Joytshirt.com from its facilities in Canada. Joytshirt.com makes 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 volition and are responsible for compliance with local law.
15. Copyright Notice
The Joytshirt.com, Joyt-shirt.com, Joytshirts.com and Joyapparel.ca Websites are © 2007, Joy Apparel – All Rights Reserved and no portion of the Website may be copied, reproduced, transmitted, derived, or otherwise used for any purpose without the prior written permission of Joytshirt.com
Updated August 2007