Welcome to the CastMax.net. ("CastMax.net") video management and streaming platform consisting of web sites, services, software applications and networks that allows for the authorized streaming and distribution of video content over the internet (the "CastMax.net Service").
The following Terms of Service for the CastMax.net Service is a legal contract between you, an individual user of at least 13 years of age or a single entity ("You" or, collectively, "Users"), and CastMax.net regarding your use of the CastMax.net Service.
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY THE FOLLOWING TERMS OF SERVICE. BY REGISTERING FOR, ACCESSING, BROWSING, DOWNLOADING FROM OR USING THE CastMax.net PLATFORM, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING ANY ADDITIONAL GUIDELINES AND FUTURE MODIFICATIONS (COLLECTIVELY, THE "TERMS"). IF AT ANY TIME YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, PLEASE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATE YOUR USE OF THE CastMax.net SERVICE.
IF YOU ARE USING OR OPENING AN ACCOUNT WITH CastMax.net ON BEHALF OF A COMPANY, ENTITY, OR ORGANIZATION (COLLECTIVELY, A "SUBSCRIBING ORGANIZATION") THEN YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOU: (I) ARE AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF THAT SUBSCRIBING ORGANIZATION WITH THE AUTHORITY TO BIND SUCH ORGANIZATION TO THESE TERMS; (II) HAVE READ THE FOREGOING TERMS; (III) UNDERSTAND THESE TERMS, AND (IV) AGREE TO THESE TERMS ON BEHALF OF SUCH SUBSCRIBING ORGANIZATION.
The CastMax.net Service is not available to persons under the age of 13 or to any users previously suspended or removed from the CastMax.net Service by CastMax.net. BY DOWNLOADING, INSTALLING OR OTHERWISE USING THE CastMax.net SERVICE, YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU ARE AT LEAST 13 YEARS OF AGE AND HAVE NOT BEEN PREVIOUSLY SUSPENDED OR REMOVED FROM THE CastMax.net SERVICE.
is hereby incorporated into these Terms by reference. Please read this notice carefully for information relating to CastMax.net's collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information.
When using the CastMax.net Service, you will be subject to any additional posted guidelines or rules applicable to specific services and features which may be posted from time to time (the "Guidelines"). All such Guidelines are hereby incorporated by reference into these Terms.
CastMax.net reserves the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these Terms at any time. Please check these Terms and any Guidelines periodically for changes. Your continued use of the CastMax.net Service after the posting of changes constitutes your binding acceptance of such changes. For any material changes to these Terms, such amended terms will automatically be effective thirty days after they are initially posted on the CastMax.net Service. We will always make a reasonable effort to notify you if we do change these Terms.
Please note that since we respect artist and content owner rights, it is CastMax.net's policy to respond to notices of alleged infringement that comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (the "DMCA"). For more information, please go to CastMax.net's DMCA Notification Guidelines. Please note that CastMax.net will promptly terminate without notice any User's access to the CastMax.net Service if that User is determined by CastMax.net to be a "repeat infringer." A repeat infringer is a User who has been notified by CastMax.net of infringing activity violations more than twice and/or who has had their Lifecaster Content or any other user-submitted content removed from the CastMax.net Service more than twice. In addition, CastMax.net accommodates and does not interfere with standard technical measures used by copyright owners to protect their materials.
CastMax.net allows certain users ("Lifecasters") to distribute streaming live and pre-recorded videos of their day-to-day activities ("Lifecasts").
If you sign up for an account as a Lifecaster, subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set out in this Terms of Service, CastMax.net hereby grants to you a personal, limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, freely revocable license to use the CastMax.net Service for the uploading and distributing of authorized digital content, including videos ("Lifecaster Content").
Content is uploaded at your own risk. Notwithstanding any obligations hereunder of CastMax.net to protect Lifecaster Content, CastMax.net cannot guarantee that there will be no unauthorized copying or distribution of Lifecaster Content nor will CastMax.net be liable for any copying or usage of the Lifecaster Content not authorized by CastMax.net.
If you sign up for an Account, subject to your compliance with this Terms of Service, CastMax.net hereby grants to you a personal, limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, freely revocable license to view by streaming Lifecaster Content solely through the CastMax.net Service subject to the license under which such Lifecaster Content is distributed.
CastMax.net reserves all rights not expressly granted in this Terms of Service.
CastMax.net reserves the right to exercise whatever lawful means it deems necessary to prevent unauthorized use of the CastMax.net Service, including, but not limited to, technological barriers, IP mapping, and directly contacting your Internet Service Provider (ISP) regarding such unauthorized use.
BY USING THE CastMax.net SERVICE YOU AGREE NOT TO:
7.1 use the CastMax.net Service for any purposes other than to disseminate or receive original or appropriately licensed content and/or to access the CastMax.net Service as such services are offered by CastMax.net;
7.2 rent, lease, loan, sell, resell, sublicense, distribute or otherwise transfer the licenses granted herein or any Materials (as defined in section 12, below);
7.3 post, upload, or distribute any defamatory, libelous, or inaccurate Lifecaster Content or other content;
7.4 post, upload, or distribute any Lifecaster Content or other content that is unlawful or that a reasonable person could deem to be objectionable, offensive, indecent, pornographic, invasive of another's privacy, harassing, threatening, embarrassing, distressing, vulgar, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, or otherwise inappropriate;
7.5 impersonate any person or entity, falsely claim an affiliation with any person or entity, or access the CastMax.net Service accounts of others without permission, forge another persons' digital signature, misrepresent the source, identity, or content of information transmitted via the CastMax.net Service, or perform any other similar fraudulent activity;
7.6 delete the copyright or other proprietary rights on the CastMax.net Service or Lifecaster Content;
7.7 make unsolicited offers, advertisements, proposals, or send junk mail or spam to other Users of the CastMax.net Service. This includes, but is not limited to, unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, or other solicitation material, bulk mailing of commercial advertising, chain mail, informational announcements, charity requests, and petitions for signatures;
7.8 use the CastMax.net Service for any illegal purpose, or in violation of any local, state, national, or international law, including, without limitation, laws governing intellectual property and other proprietary rights, and data protection and privacy;
7.9 defame, harass, abuse, threaten or defraud Users of the CastMax.net Service, or collect, or attempt to collect, personal information about Users or third parties without their consent;
7.10 use the CastMax.net Service if you are under the age of thirteen (13) years old;
7.11 remove, circumvent, disable, damage or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the CastMax.net Service or Lifecaster Content, features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any content accessible through the CastMax.net Service, or features that enforce limitations on the use of the CastMax.net Service or Lifecaster Content;
7.12 reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble or otherwise attempt to discover the source code of the CastMax.net Service or any part thereof, except and only to the extent that such activity is expressly permitted by applicable law notwithstanding this limitation;
7.13 modify, adapt, translate or create derivative works based upon the CastMax.net Service or any part thereof, except and only to the extent that such activity is expressly permitted by applicable law notwithstanding this limitation;
7.14 intentionally interfere with or damage operation of the CastMax.net Service or any user's enjoyment of them, by any means, including uploading or otherwise disseminating viruses, adware, spyware, worms, or other malicious code;
7.15 relay email from a third party's mail servers without the permission of that third party;
7.16 use any robot, spider, scraper, or other automated means to access the CastMax.net Service for any purpose or bypass any measures CastMax.net may use to prevent or restrict access to the CastMax.net Service;
7.17 manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Lifecaster Content transmitted through the Service; or
7.18 interfere with or disrupt the CastMax.net Service or servers or networks connected to the CastMax.net Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the CastMax.net Service.
When you use the CastMax.net Service to upload and/or download or purchase content or any products, services, or information from CastMax.net, you may be asked to provide a password. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You agree that the information you provide to CastMax.net on registration and at all other times will be true, accurate, current, and complete. You also agree that you will ensure that this information is kept accurate and up-to-date at all times. If you have reason to believe that your account is no longer secure (e.g., in the event of a loss, theft or unauthorized disclosure or use of your account ID, password, or any credit, debit or charge card number, if applicable), then you agree to immediately notify CastMax.net. You may be liable for the losses incurred by CastMax.net or others due to any unauthorized use of your CastMax.net Service account.
The CastMax.net Service may include links or references to other web sites or services solely as a convenience to Users ("Reference Sites"). CastMax.net does not endorse any such Reference Sites or the information, materials, products, or services contained on or accessible through Reference Sites. In addition, your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the CastMax.net Service are solely between you and such advertiser. Access and use of Reference Sites, including the information, materials, products, and services on or available through Reference Sites is solely at your own risk.
You agree that CastMax.net, in its sole discretion, for any or no reason, and without penalty, may terminate any account (or any part thereof) you may have with CastMax.net or your use of the CastMax.net Service and remove and discard all or any part of your account, User profile, and any Lifecaster Content, at any time. CastMax.net may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing access to the CastMax.net Service, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the CastMax.net Service or any account you may have or portion thereof may be effected without prior notice, and you agree that CastMax.net will not be liable to you or any third party for any such termination. Any suspected fraudulent, abusive or illegal activity may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities. These remedies are in addition to any other remedies CastMax.net may have at law or in equity. As discussed herein, CastMax.net does not permit copyright infringing activities on the CastMax.net Service, and will terminate access to the CastMax.net Service, and remove all Lifecaster Content or other content submitted by any Users who are found to be repeat infringers.
Your only remedy with respect to any dissatisfaction with (i) the CastMax.net Service, (ii) any term of this Terms of Service, (iii) any policy or practice of CastMax.net in operating the CastMax.net Service, or (iv) any content or information transmitted through the CastMax.net Service, is to terminate this Terms of Service and your account. You may terminate this Terms of Service at any time by discontinuing use of any and all parts of the CastMax.net Service.
Subject to section 7.2 above, if you notify CastMax.net by email
, CastMax.net will discontinue prospective hosting and distribution of your Lifecaster Content.
The CastMax.net Service is owned and operated by CastMax.net. The visual interfaces, graphics, design, compilation, information, computer code (including source code or object code), products, services, and all other elements of the CastMax.net Service provided by CastMax.net (the "Materials") are protected by United States copyright, trade dress, patent, and trademark laws, international conventions, and all other relevant intellectual property and proprietary rights, and applicable laws. Except for any Lifecaster Content that are provided and owned by Users, all Materials contained on the CastMax.net Service are the property of CastMax.net or its subsidiaries or affiliated companies and/or third-party licensors. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names are proprietary to CastMax.net or its affiliates and/or third-party licensors. Except as expressly authorized by CastMax.net, you agree not to sell, license, distribute, copy, modify, publicly perform or display, transmit, publish, edit, adapt, create derivative works from, or otherwise make unauthorized use of the Materials. CastMax.net reserves all rights not expressly granted in this Terms of Service.
You agree to indemnify, save, and hold CastMax.net, its affiliated companies, contractors, employees, agents and its third-party suppliers, licensors, and partners harmless from any claims, losses, damages, liabilities, including legal fees and expenses, arising out of your use or misuse of the CastMax.net Service, any violation by you of these Terms, or any breach of the representations, warranties, and covenants made by you herein. CastMax.net reserves the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify CastMax.net, and you agree to cooperate with CastMax.net's defense of these claims. CastMax.net will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such claim, action, or proceeding upon becoming aware of it.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, CastMax.net, AND ITS AFFILIATES, PARTNERS, AND SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, STATUTORY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM CastMax.net OR THROUGH THE CastMax.net SERVICE WILL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED HEREIN. YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEGE THAT AS USED IN THIS SECTION 14, THE TERM CastMax.net INCLUDES CastMax.net'S OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS, LICENSORS AND SUBCONTRACTORS.
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT THE USE OF THE CastMax.net SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE CastMax.net SERVICE AND ANY DATA, INFORMATION, THIRD-PARTY SOFTWARE, CONTENT (INCLUDING LIFECASTER CONTENT), REFERENCE SITES, SERVICES, OR APPLICATIONS MADE AVAILABLE IN CONJUNCTION WITH OR THROUGH THE CastMax.net SERVICE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE", "WITH ALL FAULTS" BASIS AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED.
CastMax.net, ITS SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS, AFFILIATES, AND PARTNERS DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE DATA, CONTENT, FUNCTIONS, OR ANY OTHER INFORMATION OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THE CastMax.net SERVICE OR ANY REFERENCE SITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, OR FREE OF ERRORS, VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS AND DO NOT WARRANT THAT ANY OF THE FOREGOING WILL BE CORRECTED.
CastMax.net, ITS SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS, AFFILIATES, AND PARTNERS DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE CastMax.net SERVICE OR ANY REFERENCE SITES IN TERMS OF CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU USE, ACCESS, DOWNLOAD, OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN INFORMATION, MATERIALS, OR DATA THROUGH THE CastMax.net PLATFORM OR ANY REFERENCE SITES AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR PROPERTY (INCLUDING YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM) OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF SUCH MATERIAL OR DATA.
THE SECURITY MEASURES TO PROTECT LIFECASTER CONTENT USED BY CastMax.net HEREIN ARE USED IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE LIFECASTER CONTENT "AS-IS" AND WITH NO ASSURANCES THAT SUCH SECURITY MEASURES WILL WITHSTAND ATTEMPTS TO EVADE SECURITY MECHANISMS OR THAT THERE WILL BE NO CRACKS, DISABLEMENTS OR OTHER CIRCUMVENTION OF SUCH SECURITY MEASURES.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, WILL CastMax.net OR ITS AFFILIATES, CONTRACTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OR THIRD-PARTY PARTNERS, LICENSORS, OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, RELIANCE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DAMAGES ARISING FROM ANY UNSUCCESSFUL COURT ACTION OR LEGAL DISPUTE, LOST BUSINESS, LOST REVENUES OR LOSS OF ANTICIPATED PROFITS OR ANY OTHER PECUNIARY OR NON-PECUNIARY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER) ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS OR THAT RESULT FROM YOUR USE OR YOUR INABILITY TO USE THE MATERIALS (INCLUDING LIFECASTER CONTENT) ON THE CastMax.net PLATFORM OR ANY REFERENCE SITES, OR ANY OTHER INTERACTIONS WITH CastMax.net, EVEN IF CastMax.net OR AN CastMax.net AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
IN NO EVENT WILL CastMax.net OR ITS AFFILIATES, CONTRACTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OR THIRD-PARTY PARTNERS, LICENSORS, OR SUPPLIERS TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS OR YOUR USE OF THE CastMax.net PLATFORM OR YOUR INTERACTION WITH OTHER CastMax.net PLATFORM USERS (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, WARRANTY, OR OTHERWISE), EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THE CastMax.net PLATFORM DURING THE TWELVE (12) MONTHS IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING THE DATE OF THE CLAIM OR ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS, WHICHEVER IS GREATER.
THESE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY ALSO APPLY WITH RESPECT TO DAMAGES INCURRED BY YOU BY REASON OF ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES SOLD OR PROVIDED ON ANY REFERENCE SITES OR OTHERWISE BY THIRD PARTIES OTHER THAN CastMax.net AND RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE CastMax.net PLATFORM OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY REFERENCE SITES.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT CastMax.net HAS OFFERED ITS PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, SET ITS PRICES, AND ENTERED INTO THESE TERMS IN RELIANCE UPON THE WARRANTY DISCLAIMERS AND THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY SET FORTH HEREIN, THAT THE WARRANTY DISCLAIMERS AND THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY SET FORTH HEREIN REFLECT A REASONABLE AND FAIR ALLOCATION OF RISK BETWEEN YOU AND CastMax.net, AND THAT THE WARRANTY DISCLAIMERS AND THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY SET FORTH HEREIN FORM AN ESSENTIAL BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN YOU AND CastMax.net. CastMax.net WOULD NOT BE ABLE TO PROVIDE THE CastMax.net PLATFORM TO YOU ON AN ECONOMICALLY REASONABLE BASIS WITHOUT THESE LIMITATIONS.
CERTAIN JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF YOU RESIDE IS SUCH A JURISDICTION, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MAY HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS. THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS OF WARRANTIES, REMEDIES OR LIABILITY CONTAINED IN THIS TERMS OF SERVICE APPLY TO YOU TO THE FULLEST EXTENT SUCH LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS ARE PERMITTED UNDER THE LAWS OF THE JURISDICTION WHERE YOU ARE LOCATED.
You agree to comply with all export laws and restrictions and regulations of the United States Department of Commerce or other United States or other sovereign agency or authority, and not to export, or allow the export or re-export of any software, technical data or any direct product thereof in violation of any such restrictions, laws or regulations, or unless and until all required licenses and authorizations are obtained with respect to the countries specified in the applicable United States Export Administration Regulations (or any successor supplement or regulations). The transfer of certain technical data and commodities may require a license from an agency of the United States government and/or written assurances by you that you will not export such software, technical data or commodities to certain foreign countries without prior approval of such agency. Your rights under this Terms of Service are contingent on your compliance with this provision.
CastMax.net may provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to CastMax.net's terms and conditions, by email, regular mail or postings on the CastMax.net Service. Notice will be deemed given twenty-four hours after email is sent, unless CastMax.net is notified that the email address is invalid. Alternatively, we may give you legal notice by mail to a postal address, if provided by you through the CastMax.net Service. In such case, notice will be deemed given three days after the date of mailing. Notice posted on the CastMax.net Service is deemed given 30 days following the initial posting.
The failure of CastMax.net to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. Any waiver of any provision of these Terms will be effective only if in writing and signed by CastMax.net.
Governing Law. These Terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.
You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these Terms or CastMax.net will be filed only in the company registration country, and you hereby consent and submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action.
If any provision of these Terms or any Guidelines is held to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be limited or eliminated from these Terms to the minimum extent necessary and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
These Terms and related Guidelines, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by CastMax.net without restriction. Any assignment attempted to be made in violation of this Terms of Service shall be void.
Upon termination of these Terms, any provision which, by its nature or express terms should survive, will survive such termination or expiration, including, but not limited to, sections 5, 6.4, 6.5, and 7-17.
The heading references herein are for convenience purposes only, do not constitute a part of these Terms, and will not be deemed to limit or affect any of the provisions hereof.
This is the entire agreement between you and CastMax.net relating to the subject matter herein and will not be modified except in writing, signed by both parties, or by a change to these Terms or Guidelines made by CastMax.net as set forth in section 4 above.
YOU AND CastMax.net AGREE THAT ANY CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE CastMax.net PLATFORM MUST COMMENCE WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES. OTHERWISE, SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION IS PERMANENTLY BARRED.