Terms and Conditions of Use

The term 'Vocalist Online' or 'us' or 'we' refers to the owners and operators of the website.

The term 'you' refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

  • “        The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.”
  • “        Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.”
  • “        Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.”
  • “        This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.”
  • “        All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.”
  • “        Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.”

We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to modify these Terms and any Service fees, at any time, effective upon the date we post a new set of Terms on the Service site. Your continued use of the Service constitutes your binding acceptance of these Terms, including any changes or modifications that we may make. If any part of these Terms or any future changes to these Terms are not acceptable to you, you may cancel your Service and remove the content by deleting your account via the user control panel at any time.

We also reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to restrict, suspend or terminate your access to all or to any part of the Service at any time for any reason without prior notice or liability. We may change, suspend or discontinue all or any aspect of the Service at any time, including the availability of any Service feature, database, or content, without prior notice or liability.

We reserve the right to remove any material that you submit to the Service for any reason without prior notice to you and without liability to us. Our goal is to ensure timely processing services; however, we do not guarantee that your submission will be processed within the expected timeframe. We will not have any liability to you as a result of failure of material to upload, service outages that are caused by our maintenance on the servers or the technology that underlies the Service, failures of our service providers (including telecommunications, hosting and power providers) computer viruses, natural disasters or other destruction or damage of our facilities, an act of God, war, civil disturbance or other cause beyond our reasonable control.

Your Content

VocalistOnline.com does not claim ownership of your materials, works or other content posted, transmitted or otherwise made available by you via the Service. Nor does inclusion of same indicate agreement, endorsement or recommendation by our personnel.

By submitting material to the Service, and until such Content is removed, you represent and warrant that:

  • We, our visitors, members, sponsors and advertisers shall not be required to make any payments with respect to material that you submit to our sites, including, but not limited to, payments to you, third parties, music publishers, mechanical rights agents, performance rights societies, persons who contributed to or appear in your materials, your licensors, unions or guilds;
  • You have full right and power to enter into and perform under these Terms, and have secured all third-party consents, licenses and permissions necessary to enter into and perform under these Terms;
  • The material that you submit to our sites does not contain unlicensed "samples" of any third party's sound recording or musical composition and will not infringe on any third party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights, rights of publicity or privacy or moral rights;
  • The material that you submit is not and will not violate any law, statute, ordinance or regulation;
  • The material that you submit is your own work or is in the public domain or has been supplied under creative commons licence or that you have sought and have proof of permission from the copyright owner and that it is not and will not be defamatory, trade libellous, pornographic or obscene, and You are at least eighteen years of age.

By submitting sound recordings, tutorials or musical compositions or other audio and/or audio-visual content to us, you grant VocalistOnline.com a worldwide, royalty-free, nonexclusive license to:

# Reproduce, modify, adapt and electronically publish such material solely for the purpose of providing the Service to members and visitors to the site.

# Make your material accessible via the site as audio and/or video streams;

# Display any trademarks, service marks or trade names incorporated into your material and use the likeness of any individual whose performance or image is contained therein on our site and via RSS feeds and where provided via optional embed code for use on external websites for the purposes of promoting your content and our site.

# Similarly, you agree that these terms apply to material you display on VocalistOnline.com via embedding which is hosted on and provided by your own or 3rd Party sites over which we have no control.

Protect your password and subscription

You agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as requested in the Service's registration process and to update your information. You may not reveal your subscription password to anyone else and you may not use anyone else's password. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your subscription account and password.

Unauthorized access to the Service is a breach of these Terms and a violation of the law.

Requests for removal of listings

If you believe that material you own has been copied and made accessible in a manner that violates your intellectual property rights, please contact us immediately. We will consider such requests individually.

Third party sites and external content

This Service may contain links to other Internet sites that our advertisers, sponsors, business partners and other third parties own or operate. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. Your use of each of those sites is subject to their terms and conditions, if any, that they have posted. We have no control over third party sites and we are not responsible for any changes to, or content on them. Our inclusion of any material in the Service's search database or a link on our sites is not an endorsement of that material, produce or service, or of the companies that own or operate the material or linked sites.

Communications

VocalistOnline.com contains bulletin board services and/or message or communication facilities, which you agree to use only to send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to that particular Group, Channel or Individual. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree that you will not

(i) defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal right of others;

(ii) publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information;

(iii) upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another person's computer;

(iv) conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters;

(v) download any file posted by another user of that you know or suspect cannot be legally distributed in such matter,

(vi) falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded; or

(vii) restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the site. We reserve the right to terminate your access to any or all of the service at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever. If, in our sole discretion, you choose a username that is obscene, indecent, and abusive or which might otherwise subject our site to public disparagement or scorn, we reserve the right, without prior notice to you, to automatically change your username, delete your posts, deny you access, or any combination of these options. If you continue to choose usernames that we find objectionable, we reserve the right to permanently terminate your access to the site.

You will not use the Service for illegal purposes. Use of the Service is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained herein shall limit our right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Service or information provided to or gathered by us with respect to such use.

Legal Policies and Notices

You hereby agree to indemnify, defend and hold the Service, and all of our officers, directors, owners, agents, information providers, affiliates and licensors (collectively, the "Parties") harmless from and against any and all liability, losses, costs and expenses (including attorneys' fees) incurred by any Party in connection with any claim arising out of (1) any use or alleged use of your account or password by any person, whether or not authorized by you, (2) any claim arising out of the material that you submit to the Service, including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, violation of rights of publicity and/or privacy, copyright infringement, trademark infringement and any claim or liability relating to the content, quality, or performance of materials that you submit to the Service. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and in such case, you agree to cooperate with our defense of such claim.

The listing, or absence of listing, of any document in the Service's search database does not imply any warranty or guarantee by us, for any companies, products, or services described in such documents. We disclaim any and all responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, completeness, legality, reliability, or operability or availability of information or material displayed in the Service's search results. We disclaim any responsibility for the deletion, failure to store, mis-delivery, or untimely delivery of any information or material. We disclaim any responsibility for any harm resulting from downloading or accessing any information or material on the World Wide Web or Internet using search results from the Service.

WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. IN ADDITION, WE DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS TO BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE SERVICE OR THE CONTENT. THE SERVICE AND THE CONTENT ARE DISTRIBUTED ON AN "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY POTENTIAL DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL. WE DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICE, ANY CONTENT OR ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES SOLD THROUGH THE SERVICE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOU WILL ASSUME THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THE SERVICE AND THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ITS CONTENT.

WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO TERMINATE THE SERVICE AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.

Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Scotland, Wales and Canada.

If you have any questions or comments about our Terms and Conditions, please send us your feedback via the contact form.