Thank you for visiting spectorbass.com, the online home of Stuart Spector Designs, LTD & Spector Basses, manufacturer of electric basses and related products.
Set forth below is Terms & Conditions related to your use of the Spector Basses site, spectorbass.com (“Site”). At the Site you can participate in the following activities:
Please be aware that these legal notices refer solely to your personal use of the Spector Basses Site for the uses listed above and do not encompass participation in other Spector Bass activities, such as the use of this Site during concerts or other live public performances. We have posted these notices to comply with numerous laws and our organization’s internal guidelines, and to inform users of their rights and responsibilities.
Terms & Conditions for Use
The following Terms & Conditions shall govern the materials and services provided on the Site. The terms “you” and “user” as used in this Agreement refer to all individuals and/or entities accessing the Sites for any reason. By accessing and using the Site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand these Terms & Conditions, and that you accept them and agree to be legally bound by them. You should not use the Site if you have any objections to any of these Terms & Conditions. Spector Bass may revise these Terms & Conditions over time as new features are added to the Site or as Internet law and standards evolve. We will post these changes prominently but we do recommend that you read these Terms & Conditions each time you visit.
By using the Site, you accept these Terms & Conditions and agree to be legally bound by them. You should not use the Site if you have any objections to any of these Terms & Conditions.
Modification or Suspension of the Site
You agree that Spector Basses may, in its sole discretion, and at any time, modify, discontinue, or suspend its operation of this Site, or any part thereof, temporarily or permanently, without notice to you, and you agree that Spector Basses will not be liable for any consequences of doing so.
Modifications to the Terms & Conditions of Use
Spector Basses may make changes to these Terms & Conditions from time to time in its sole discretion, and will post any such changes on the Site. Each time changes are made, notice of these changes will be posted on the home page. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes constitutes your acceptance of any such changes.
Compliance with Laws
You agree that you shall comply with all applicable laws, statutes, treaties, rules and regulations relating to the Site, including, without limitation, intellectual property laws and privacy laws.
Program Data Submissions
You grant to Spector Basses a worldwide, irrevocable, royalty-free, perpetual license for use of the program data and other material submitted by you to the Site (the “Submissions”); such license shall allow Spector Basses to reproduce, prepare derivative works, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, broadcast, publish, and otherwise use the Submissions in any medium now known or hereafter developed, including, but not limited to, the Internet. Spector Basses has no duty to use this program data or other material; use of the Submissions is at the sole discretion of Spector Basses.
You waive any moral rights, neighboring rights, and/or similar provisions of law that may be applicable. You warrant that the Submissions do not violate any right of any third party.
Spector Basses products are professional devices and are intended for use only with musical works and sound recordings for which you yourself own the copyright, for which you have received permission for use from the copyright holder(s), or are in the public domain.
If you are not the copyright holder of a musical work or a sound recording and you have not received permission from the copyright holder(s), you may be violating applicable laws if you produce and distribute CDs or other sound recordings, broadcast, publicly perform, sell, or make other unauthorized use of the copyrighted works. Infringers of copyrighted works may be liable for monetary damages and other penalties. If you are unsure about your rights, please consult a copyright attorney.
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LICENSES, CONSENTS, WAIVERS, PERMISSIONS AND/OR OTHER AUTHORIZATIONS THAT MAY BE REQUIRED FOR THE USE OF ANY MUSICAL WORKS AND/OR SOUND RECORDINGS.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL SPECTOR BASSES BE LIABLE FOR ANY INFRINGEMENT COMMITTED BY YOU USING ANY SPECTOR BASS PRODUCT; SPECTOR BASSES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, ANY LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF GOODWILL, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, HOWSOEVER CAUSED, AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, RELATING TO OR RESULTING FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, ANY SPECTOR BASSES PRODUCT.
Protection of Intellectual Rights and License
You acknowledge that content available through the Site, including, without limitation, content in the form of text, graphics, software, music, sound, photographs, and videos (collectively, the “Intellectual Property”), is protected by copyright law, trademark law, patent law, and/or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by Spector Basses herein, you agree not to copy, modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, distribute, license, reverse engineer, or create derivative works based on the Site or any content (including, without limitation, any software) available through the Site.
With respect to the content on this Site not uploaded by users, you are hereby granted a nonexclusive, nontransferable, revocable, limited license to view, copy, print, and distribute content retrieved from the Site for your personal, noncommercial purposes, provided that you do not remove or obscure the copyright notice or other notices displayed on or included with the content.
You may not download, transmit, reproduce, copy, reprint, modify, rewrite, create derivative works from, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, license, lease, transfer or sell content retrieved from the Site in any way, for any public or commercial use or provide it to any commercial source, including other websites, regardless of whether or not you receive compensation, without the express, prior written permission of Spector Basses.
You may not frame any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information on this Site without the express, prior written consent of Spector Basses. Except as expressly provided in the Agreement, nothing contained in the Agreement or on the Site shall be construed as conferring any other license or right, expressly, by implication, by estoppel, or otherwise. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
None of the material contained on this Site (including all software, HTML code and other code) may be reverse-engineered, disassembled, decompiled, transcribed, stored in a retrieval system, translated into any language or computer language, retransmitted in any form or by any means (electronic, mechanical, photo-reproduction, recordation or otherwise), resold or redistributed without the prior written permission of Spector Basses.
Except as otherwise noted, all content posted on this Site is: Copyright © 2019 SPECTOR BASSES. All Rights Reserved.
Spector Basses has adopted a policy of terminating services to users who willfully and/or repeatedly infringe.
USER-POSTED CONTENT – NO ENDORSEMENT BY DESCRIBED ARTISTS
Reference on this website or in any Spector Basses materials to any recording artist or song title is to describe content sounds only. There is no affiliation or association with any artist, nor any recommendation or endorsement of any sort of Spector Basses by any listed recording artist, composer, lyricist, recording company or any third party. No such affiliation, association, recommendation, endorsement or other relationship should be inferred or implied. Users of Spector Basses products list artist names as incidental references with the sole intention and purpose of fairly describing their product data to Spector Basses users.
All trademarks and service marks are the property of Spector Basses or their respective owners. You may not use or display any trademarks or service marks owned by Spector Basses without our prior written consent.
The trademarks, logos and service marks, including those listed above, displayed on the Site (collectively the “Marks”) identify Spector Basses‘ products and services, and inform the public that Spector Basses is the source of those products and services. Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting any right or license to use any Mark displayed on the Site. Your misuse of any Mark is strictly prohibited, including without limitation, your use of the Marks in any of the following ways:
You are also advised that Spector Basses will enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law. You agree not to display or otherwise inappropriately use the Marks without prior written permission from Spector Basses.
Limitations of Liability
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL SPECTOR BASSES BE LIABLE FOR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF GOODWILL, COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE SERVICES, OR ANY OTHER INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, HOWSOEVER CAUSED, AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE AND STRICT LIABILITY), OR OTHERWISE RESULTING FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE SITE OR ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SITE. THESE LIMITATIONS WILL APPLY WHETHER OR NOT SPECTOR BASSES HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY.
Disclaimer of Warranties With Respect to Use of Site
THE SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN „AS IS“ AND „AS AVAILABLE“ BASIS. EXCEPT AS SPECIFICALLY PROVIDED HEREIN, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, SPECTOR BASSES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT.
SPECTOR BASSES DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTY THAT THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT ACCESS TO THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS, IF ANY, WILL BE CORRECTED. SPECTOR BASSES MAKES NO WARRANTIES AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SITE OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, QUALITY, OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE.
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ANY MATERIAL AND/OR DATA DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SITE IS USED AT YOUR OWN RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH MATERIAL AND/OR DATA.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Spector Basses, its directors, officers, employees, agents, co-branders, subsidiaries, parents, and affiliates, from and against any and all liability, losses, claims, demands, disputes, damages, and costs of any kind, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys‘ fees and costs of litigation resulting from or in any way connected with your use of the Site; Content you submit, post, or transmit through the Site; your breach of the Agreement; and your connection to the Site.
Severability of Agreement
If any provision of the Agreement is found by a court or other binding authority to be invalid, you agree that every attempt shall be made to give effect to the parties‘ intentions as reflected in that provision, and the remaining provisions contained in the Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.
These Terms & Conditions were last updated on September 26, 2008.
Information You Provide
This Site actively collects information from its visitors both by asking you specific questions, by allowing you to log in and create a user profile, by allowing you to upload product program data, and by permitting you to communicate directly with us via email, feedback forms, and contests. Some of the information that you submit is likely to be personally identifiable information (that is, information that can be uniquely identified with you, such as your full name, street address, email address, and telephone number).
Some areas of the Site ask you to submit personally identifiable information in order for you to benefit from the specified features or to participate in a particular activity. You will be informed what information is required and what information is optional. In creating a user profile on this Site, you will be able to opt to hide all personal data except for your username, location and date of joining.
Passive Information Collection [CONFIRM COOKIES ETC]
This Site may use and combine such passively collected anonymous information to provide better service to Site visitors, customize the Site based on your preferences, compile and analyze statistics and trends, and otherwise administer and improve the Site for your use. We may at times combine personally identifiable information with passively collected information in order to personalize offers and the Site for our users (for example, combined information may allow us to recommend products or features to you based on what you have liked in the past).
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Use and Disclosure of Information
Except as otherwise stated, we may use information collected via this Site to improve the content of our Site, to customize the Site to your preferences, to communicate information to you (if you have requested it), for our marketing and research purposes, and for any other purpose specified. In addition, we may make full use of all information acquired through this Site that is not in personally identifiable form.
If you provide personally identifiable information to this Site, we may combine such information with other actively collected information unless we specify otherwise at the point of collection.
We may disclose personally identifiable information you provide via this Site to third parties, but only:
Information-Sharing Disclosure Request
You may request a Notice of Information-Sharing Disclosure which will identify the third parties with whom we have shared the information we have collected from you. You may request the Notice of Information-Sharing Disclosure via our contact form. We will respond to your request for a Notice of Information-Sharing Disclosure within thirty (30) days of receipt.
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. This Site is not intended for children under the age of thirteen (13). We will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information via this Site from visitors in this age group, and no part of our Site is designed to attract anyone under age thirteen (13). Please do not communicate with or contact us if you are under age thirteen (13). We encourage parents to talk to their children about their use of the Internet.
Access, Correction, and Deletion of Personal Information
You may contact Spector Basses by our contact form to learn if we are keeping personal information about you. If we do have personal information about you, we will provide you with a readable copy of such personal information at no charge. Factual errors in your personal information, including information that is out of date, can be corrected by sending us a request that sufficiently details how your personal information should be corrected.
We encourage you to promptly update your personal information if it changes. To keep personally identifiable information that you provide via this Site accurate, current, and complete, please contact us as specified below and we will take appropriate steps to update or correct such information in our possession, or to delete your information from our contact list.
This Site takes reasonable steps to protect personally identifiable information as you transmit it to our Site and to protect such information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. But you should keep in mind that no Internet transmission is ever completely secure or error-free.
You can always choose whether you want to receive email information from us other than the email informing you of the completion of user registration. You can do this by checking or unchecking the checkbox on forms communicating with Spector Basses.
How to Contact Us
To keep your personally identifiable information accurate, current, and complete, please contact us using the contact form.
There may be links provided to other sites and/or resources over which Spector Basses has no control. These links are provided solely as a convenience to users and should not be construed as an affiliation with or endorsement by Spector Basses of content, items, or services on those third-party Sites.
You access and use such other Sites, including the content, items, or services on those Sites, solely at your own risk. These linked Sites may collect personal information from you when you enter their Site. This collecting of information is not subject to Spector Basses‘ control. To ensure protection of your privacy, always review the privacy policies of the Sites you visit when linking from this Site. Spector Basses makes no representations or warranties with respect to the Content, ownership, or legality of any such linked Sites.
You acknowledge and agree that Spector Basses has no responsibility or liability for the availability of such external Sites or resources, or for the content, advertising, products, or other materials available through such Sites or resources.
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