TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE:
The following Terms and Conditions of Use (the "Agreement") constitutes an agreement between you and Blue Lotus Productions Ltd. ("Blue Lotus Productions"), operator of www.bluelotusproductions.org (the "Site").
By using the Site, you agree to be bound by and accept the terms of this Agreement.
Blue Lotus Productions may alter the terms of this Agreement from time to time. No alteration of this Agreement by you will be binding upon Blue Lotus Productions except as expressly agreed in writing signed by an authorized agent of Blue Lotus Productions.
Please read this Agreement carefully. This Agreement limits Blue Lotus Productions' liability and may substantively affect your rights.
1. Site Content
- The Site contains video, motion picture footage, photographs and/or other audio, audio-visual or visual works available for licensed use ("Audio-Visual Content") under the terms of Blue Lotus Productions' Royalty Free License. The Audio-Visual Content is the property of Blue Lotus Productions. Submission of works to Blue Lotus Productions for inclusion in the Site's Audio-Visual Content is subject to Blue Lotus Productions’ Submission Agreement and Grant of License.
- Non-Audio-Visual Content on the Site is property of Blue Lotus Productions. Blue Lotus Productions makes its best efforts to ensure the accuracy of non-Audio-Visual Content on the Site, but makes no warranties or representations, nor shall be liable for any damages arising from, any inaccuracy of non-Audio-Visual Content on the Site.
- Blue Lotus Productions operates the Site as a venue for the licensing of video, motion picture footage, photographs and/or other audio, audio-visual or visual works and other content. Blue Lotus Productions acts solely as a service provider providing storage of materials on its systems or networks at the direction of Blue Lotus Productions’ users.
2. Offsite Links
- The Site may contain links to World Wide Web content which is not a part of the Site. You agree and acknowledge that Blue Lotus Productions is not responsible for such content.
3. Use of the Site
- Use of and access to the Site is limited by the terms of this Agreement. You agree:
- Not to use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access the Site for any purpose without Blue Lotus Productions' express written permission.
- Not to take any action that imposes, or may impose in Blue Lotus Productions' sole discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on Blue Lotus Productions' servers or other infrastructure or to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper operation of the Site or any activities conducted on the Site.
- Not to copy, reproduce, modify, create derivative works from, distribute or publicly display any content from the Site, including but not limited to "framing" Site content within another site, except that you may use Audio-Visual Content validly licensed by Blue Lotus Productions to You under Blue Lotus Productions' Royalty Free License.
- To use the Site only for lawful purposes, and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations in connection with your use of the Site.
- Not to advertise products or services or solicit any user of the Site, whether or not such advertising or solicitation is in the form of unrequested bulk commercial email.
4. Termination of Use
- Blue Lotus Productions may at its sole discretion terminate or limit your use of the Site for violation of any of the rules contained in this Agreement, or for any conduct, whether by act or omission, which in Blue Lotus Productions' sole opinion adversely impacts the operation of the Site. Blue Lotus Productions may so terminate or limit your use of the Site without prior notice to you. If such termination or limitation is for reasonable cause, Blue Lotus Productions will not be obligated to refund any fees paid by you.
- Blue Lotus Productions does not distribute, sell or rent your personal information to third parties, except as required by law, and uses such information only for the purpose of providing you with services you request. Blue Lotus Productions will make its best efforts to maintain all user information securely. You agree to release and hold harmless Blue Lotus Productions for any damages arising out of any failure of such efforts.
6. Intellectual Property
- "Blue Lotus Productions" and www.bluelotusproductions.org are trademarks of Blue Lotus Productions. Non-Audio-Visual Content on the Site and Site layout are copyright Blue Lotus Productions. The visual appearance of the Site is protected by law. Copyrights in Audio-Visual Content are held by Blue Lotus Productions.
- Blue Lotus Productions may provide services in connection with the Site, including but not limited to email notifications, image and content downloading and information publication. Blue Lotus Productions will make its best efforts to ensure that such services are available, operate correctly and are free from malicious code (e.g., computer viruses). You agree to release and hold harmless Blue Lotus Productions for any damages arising out of your use of the Site, including but not limited to the unavailability, failure or improper operation of services provided in connection with the Site.
- You may incur fees for using certain services ("Fee-Based Services") provided by Blue Lotus Productions. The fees for Fee-Based Services will be conspicuously posted, and you will not be allowed to access any Fee-Based Service without first approving the fees for such service. You agree to pay Blue Lotus Productions all fees charged by Blue Lotus Productions for Fee-Based Services you elect to access.
- Blue Lotus Productions hereby waives all warranties express and implied, including but not limited to, the warranties of merchantability and fitness for an intended use, in connection with the site.
9. Dispute Resolution
- Any dispute arising out of use of the Site or this Agreement shall be governed by the laws of Hong Kong, without regard to its conflict of laws or provisions. You hereby agree to personal jurisdiction in the courts of Hong Kong and agree not to bring any action against Blue Lotus Productions in any other jurisdiction. Nothing in this Agreement shall limit the rights of Blue Lotus Productions to initiate an action against you in any other jurisdiction where such jurisdiction may be properly exercised.