Terms of Service
No idea what that means?
In simple words, it’s the contract between you (fan/user) and FCN (Fan Club Network) on using the website and its related services.
Read on for details.
- We want you to view, rate, share and comment on the content available on our site, as well as create your own content in the FanZone Section.
- The “Terms of Service” set forth the rules and restrictions you must comply in order to use the site (includes not threatening and harassing others, not stealing FCN’s or other’s content).
- For the content you create on our FanZone section site, you retain ownership of your content, but you provide a license to FCN (a license means we can make use of the content you submit on the site).
The terms and scope of the license are:
- We welcome and encourage any questions, comments or other feedback regarding the Services or these “Terms of Service”. Please feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Terms of Service below contain important and more detailed information regarding your and FCN’s legal rights. You should read this carefully before you use our site.
The website located at fanclubnetworks.com (the “Site”) is owned and operated by FCN, Inc. (“FCN”). These terms of service (“Terms of Service”) are a contract between you and FCN for use of the Site and the related services and functionality offered by FCN through the Site (the Site and all such related services and functionality are collectively referred to as the “Services”). By using the Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to these Terms of Service, you may not use the Services.
You should review these Terms of Service regularly as they may change. Your continued use of the Services following the posting of changes to the Terms of Service constitutes acceptance of those changes. Modifications will be posted on the Site and the “date of last revision” at the top of this page will be revised. In addition, for material changes to these Terms of Service, as determined in our sole discretion, we will include a notice on the Site that directs users to a copy of the latest Terms of Service for review and/or send a communication to users notifying them of changes. If the modified Terms of Service are not acceptable to you, your only recourse is to cease using the Services.
Registration and Account Security
In order to access the Services, you must login with your email address and Facebook password through Login with Facebook or Google Accounts. It is a violation of these Terms of Service for you to:
(a) have more than one personal profile,
(b) create another account without our permission if we disable your account;
(c) share your login credentials,
(d) let anyone else access your account, or
(e) do anything else that might jeopardize the security of your account. You are solely responsible for any unauthorized use of your login credentials. You may register one unique user name on the Site. The use of an offensive user name is not allowed. You may not impersonate others in a misleading or confusing way. We reserve the right to reclaim user names, especially on behalf of individuals, institutions and products from the entertainment market. We reserve the right always to reclaim user names without liability to you.
Scope of Use
The Services provide users with access to certain content and services, which includes news, information and recommendations about movies, TV shows, games and other related topics that are customized based on the user’s expressed or expected interests, likes and dislikes. This news and information is provided for the user’s entertainment purposes only. You acknowledge that much of the content available through the Services (including text, photos and movie clips) is obtained from third party sources and FCN is not responsible for the accuracy or completeness of such information.
Subject to these Terms of Service, FCN invites you to view, use and comment on the content available through the Services and where permitted on the Site, share the content on your social media account, but in each case solely for your personal, informational, and non-commercial purposes. Except as expressly provided in these Terms of Service, you may not reproduce, modify, display or distribute any text, graphics, images, videos or other content available through the Services, or the design and layout of the Site (including its “look and feel”), without FCN’s prior written consent.
By accessing the Site, you agree to abide by all security and safety measures established by FCN or its partners or service providers. FCN reserves the right, for any reason, at its sole discretion, to terminate, change, suspend, or discontinue any aspect of the Services at any time. FCN may also impose limits on certain features of the Services or restrict access to any part or all of the Services without notice or penalty.
Rules of Conduct
It is a violation of these Terms of Service for you to:
(a) transmit or distribute any User Content that is unlawful, deceptive, false, stolen, threatening, abusive, harassing, obscene, pornographic, defamatory, racially or ethnically objectionable, or in violation of the personal privacy rights of another;
(b) post content or take any action using the Services that infringes or violates someone else’s rights (whether protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity, or other proprietary right) or otherwise violates the law;
(c) post or transmit any advertising or promotional materials or solicit users to use particular goods or services, except as otherwise expressly permitted by FCN;
(d) use the Services for illegal purposes, in violation of any applicable laws or regulations; copy, sell, resell, or exploit for commercial purposes any portion of the Services;
(e) use any robot, spider, scraper or other automatic or manual process to monitor, data mine, or copy any Site pages, content, or user information, except as expressly permitted by FCN;
(f) use another’s id or password without authorization, or otherwise engage in any activities intended to impersonate or hide a user’s identity or contact information;
(g) transmit or distribute viruses or other malicious code;
(h) collect user names and contact information and/or send unsolicited commercial communications (spam);
(i) take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionally large load on the Site’s infrastructure or interferes with the proper working of the Services;
(j) attempt to decompile, decipher or reverse engineer any of the software used by FCN as part of the Services; or
(k) assist or permit any persons in engaging in any of the activities described above.
Each user of this website, including you, is responsible for the User Content that the user transmits to the Services, and the consequences of its use or submission.
You acknowledge that FCN does not necessarily pre-screen User Content and shall not be responsible for policing, monitoring, or editing such User Content. FCN shall have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor User Content and use of the Services to improve performance, for legal and regulatory requirements, and to determine compliance with these Terms of Service and other applicable policies. FCN shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to refuse to post or to remove any User Content that it believes to be in violation of these Terms of Service or which it finds otherwise objectionable for any reason, without any advance notice or liability to you or any third party.
FCN respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that any User Content or other content available through the Services infringes your copyright, please provide us with the following information:
(1) a physical or electronic signature of the owner or the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the intellectual property right;
(2) an identification of the intellectual property claimed to have been infringed;
(3) a detailed description of the material that you claim is infringing so that we may locate it; (4) your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
(4) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the allegedly infringing use is not authorized by the intellectual property rights owner, its agent, or the law; and
(5) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information is accurate and that you are the owner or are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the intellectual property rights involved.
Our designated copyright agent for notice of alleged copyright infringement appearing on the Services is:
Dhruv Sriavsatava, FCN, Inc.
Telephone: “TO BE FILLED”
Ownership and License of User Content
You retain ownership of the intellectual property rights in your User Content, subject to the license you grant FCN below.
By transmitting User Content on or through the Service, you grant FCN a nonexclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free, assignable, sub licensable license to use, reproduce, store, modify (e.g., fixing typos, making editorial changes), display, distribute, prepare derivative works based on, and transmit such User Content, in any medium that now exists or may arise in the future, and otherwise exploit your User Content (including, but not limited to, use of your name in association with your User Content to identify you as the contributor) in connection with the Services and FCN’s business, and you waive any and all moral rights and publicity rights in such User Content. You represent that you have all of the necessary rights to grant this license to FCN for all of your User Content. You agree that this license includes the right for other users of the Services to access and use your User Content, subject to our terms and conditions regarding such use and the right for FCN to allow its third party business partners (including social media services) to use your User Content and that this license has no restriction as to the medium, dissemination method, type of Service FCN or its business partners may offer, or the type of systems or products that may be used in conjunction with your User Content.
FCN’s Proprietary Rights
All trademarks, service marks and logos on the Site are the property of their respective owners. Unauthorized use of any FCN (or of any third-party) trademark, service mark, or logo may violate FCN’s or a third party’s legal rights. You must obtain FCN’s written permission prior to using any trademark or service mark of FCN.
FCN and its licensors own all intellectual property rights in the Site and the Services, except for certain third party content on the Site, your User Content and as otherwise expressly indicated. The Services and all content therein are protected by India and international copyright laws. Any unauthorized use of the Materials (defined below) may violate copyright laws, laws of privacy and publicity, and other laws and regulations. In exercising any permitted use of the Materials, you agree to leave all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices intact.
We welcome and encourage any suggestions, ideas, comments or other feedback you provide FCN regarding the Services (“Feedback”). You acknowledge that any Feedback shall become FCN’s sole and exclusive property without any compensation to you. FCN, may, in its sole discretion, decide whether to use the Feedback in any of its products and services. You hereby assign to FCN all of your right, title and interest in the Feedback, including but not limited to all copyrights, patent rights, trade secrets and trademarks.
These Terms of Service, as modified from time to time by FCN in writing and including any policies that are incorporated by reference, set forth the entire understanding and agreement between you and FCN with respect to the subject matter hereof. FCN may assign these Terms of Service or FCN’s rights under these Terms of Service in whole or in part at any time without your consent. FCN’s failure to exercise any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms of Service is found by a court to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision and the other provisions of these Terms of Service will remain in full force and effect. These Terms of Service are provided in the English language and all communications and notices to be made or given pursuant to these Terms of Service will be in the English language.