Effective Date: November 20, 2012
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Table of Contents
- Legal Notice
- Ownership of Site Content
- User Conduct
- Copyright and Trademark Notice
- Third Party Links
- Rights in User Content and Submissions
- Product Reviews
- Unlawful Activity
- Agreement to Conduct Transactions Electronically; Recording; Copies
- Limitation of Liability
- Making Purchases
- Applicable Law and Venue
- Attention Kids
- General Terms
3. Ownership of Site Content
Unless otherwise indicated on our Sites, the Sites and all content and materials therein, including but not limited to the GSM Outdoors logo and those of our affiliates and all designs, text, graphics, pictures, information, data, software, sound files, other files and the selection and arrangement thereof (collectively, “Site Content”) are the proprietary property of GSM or its affiliates, licensors, suppliers or users and are protected by United States and international copyright, trademark, and patent laws.
4. User Conduct
You agree that you will not violate any law, contract or intellectual property or other third party right or commit a tort. GSM is not responsible or liable for the conduct of, or your interactions with, users of the Sites (whether online or offline), nor is GSM responsible or liable for any associated loss, damage, injury or harm. Although GSM has no obligation to monitor any user conduct on the Sites, GSM reserves the right and has absolute discretion to monitor any user conduct on the Sites at any time and for any reason without notice.
5. Copyright and Trademark Notice
Copyright 2012 GSM. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction of the content of the Sites for commercial purposes or for distribution to other persons is a violation of United States Copyright law and may subject you to civil and criminal penalties. You may not modify, publish, transmit, create derivative works or in any other way exploit any of GSM’s copyrighted works without first obtaining the written consent of GSM. You may not view, reproduce, print or otherwise use any of the content of the Sites for anything other than your personal, informational, noncommercial use. Any reproduction must include the copyright notice set forth above. All product names, trademarks, service marks or other images in the Sites are either the property of, or used with permission by GSM, and the use thereof without the express written consent of the owner(s) thereof is strictly prohibited. All other product names contained on the Sites may be trademarks or service marks of other persons or entities.
6. Third Party Links
From time to time, the Sites may contain links to Websites that are not owned, operated or controlled by GSM or its affiliates. All such links are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave the Sites. Neither GSM nor any of its affiliates, service providers or suppliers are responsible for any content, materials or other information located on or accessible from any other Website. Neither GSM nor any of its affiliates, service providers or suppliers endorse, guarantee, or make any representations or warranties regarding any other Web Site, or any content, materials or other information located or accessible from such Web Sites, or the results that you may obtain from using such Web Sites. If you decide to access any other Web Site linked to or from the Sites, you do so entirely at your own risk.
7. Rights in User Content and Submissions
9. Unlawful Activity
By your use of the Sites, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless GSM, its affiliates and their members, managers, officers, agents, partners, employees, independent contractors, suppliers, service providers and consultants, and their respective members, managers directors, officers, employees and agents, harmless from any claims, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or related to (a) your use of the Sites; (b) any Product Reviews you post, upload, use, distribute, store or otherwise transmit on or through the Sites; (c) any Comments you provide; (d) your violation of these Terms; (e) your violation of any rights of another; or (f) your conduct in connection with the Sites.
Except as expressly provided in writing, the Sites, their content, user Comments and services provided on or in connection with the Sites (hereafter collectively, “Site Content”) are provided on an “AS IS” and “WITH ALL FAULTS” basis without representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied. GSM DISCLAIMS ALL OTHER REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS AND DUTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES, DUTIES OR CONDITIONS: (A) OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE, RESULTS, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, PRIVACY OR SECURITY; AND (B) CREATED BY TRADE USAGE, COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE. GSM does not represent or warrant that the Site Content is accurate, complete, reliable, current or error-free. GSM does not represent or warrant that the Sites or its servers are free of viruses or other harmful components.
IN ADDITION, GSM DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE SITE CONTENT, INCLUDING GSM VIDEO. The Site Content is general in nature. Any activity depicted in any Site Content is not intended to be an endorsement of the activity or recommendation that the Sites’ user participate in the outdoor recreational activity depicted. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED TERMS IN CONTRACTS WITH CONSUMERS, SO SOME OR ALL OF THE DISCLAIMERS IN THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
12. Agreement to Conduct Transactions Electronically; Recording; Copies
You agree that all of your transactions with or through the Sites may, at our option, be conducted electronically from start to finish, and that any oral conversations may be recorded. If we decide to proceed non-electronically, those transactions will still be governed by the remainder of these Terms unless you enter into different terms provided by us. You are responsible to print or make an electronic copy of these Terms and any other contract or disclosure that we are required to provide to you.
13. Limitation of Liability
GSM, as well as all our affiliates, shall not be liable for any loss, injury, claim, liability, or damage of any kind resulting in any way from (a) any errors in or omissions from our Sites, (b) any product liability issues to the extent that we are not involved with the manufacturer of the product(s) giving rise to liability, (c) the unavailability or interruption of our Sites, (d) your use of our Sites Content, (e) the content contained on our Sites, or (f) any delay or failure in performance of our Sites beyond our control.
IN NO EVENT WILL GSM, ITS AFFILIATES OR ITS MEMBERS, MANAGERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PERSON FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR LOST DATA ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF OUR WEBSITE, CONTENT,OR ANY RELATED PRODUCTS, ACCESSED THROUGH OR DOWNLOADED FROM OUR SITES, EVEN IF WE ARE AWARE OR HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, GSM’S LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER, AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY YOU TO US FOR PRODUCT PURCHASED ON OUR SITES.
All GSM products depicted or sold in the Sties contain only such Warranties as may be provided in writing with the product. GSM’s returns and exchanges policy can be viewed at: https://gsmstg.wpengine.com/page/product-warranty/. THIS IS THE ONLY GUARANTEE OR WARRANTY YOU GET FROM GSM RELATING TO THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES YOU PURCHASE OR RECEIVE FROM GSM. GSM MAKES NO OTHER, AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL, REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, WHETHER IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR ANY WARRANTY ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE COVERED BY GSM’S WRITEN WARRANTIES, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES SOLD OR OTHERWISE PROVIDED BY GSMI ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. Manufacturers of non-GSM branded products may provide other warranties, and you agree that you will look solely to the warranty(s), if any, provided by those manufacturers. Warranties give you specific legal rights, and you may have other rights, which vary from state to state.
15. Making Purchases
If you wish to make purchases of products or services described on the Sites, you may be asked to supply certain information, including but not limited to credit card or other payment information. You agree that all information that you provide here will be accurate, complete and current. You agree to pay all charges incurred by users of your account and credit card or other payment mechanism at the prices in effect when such charges are incurred. Moreover, you agree to review and to comply with the terms and conditions of any specific agreement that you enter into with GSM Outdoors in connection with the purchase of any product or service.
16. Applicable Law and Venue
These Terms and your use of the Sites is to be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, applicable to agreements made and to be entirely performed within the State of Texas, without regard to its conflict of law principles. You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these Terms shall be filed only in the state and federal courts located in Dallas County, Texas and you hereby expressly consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts over any suit, action or proceeding arising out of these Terms.
17. Attention Kids
IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 18, YOU MUST GET PERMISSION FROM YOUR PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN BEFORE YOU DO ANY OF THE FOLLOWING ON OR THROUGH THE SERVICE:
- SEND ANY INFORMATION ABOUT YOURSELF OR OTHERS
- BUY ANYTHING
You or we may suspend or terminate your account or your use of the Sites at any time, for any reason or for no reason. You are personally liable for any orders that you place or charges that you incur prior to termination. We reserve the right to change, suspend, or discontinue all or any aspect of the Sites at any time without notice.
19. General Terms