Terms of Use

Last Revision: June 19, 2015

WorldSings.com is a music web site that offer a worldwide contest (“Contest”) for Artists (Group(s), Band(s) from all over the world to participate in the “WorldSingsTM, World’s Best Song” , alive concert competition -contest (“Contest) for the World’s Best Song. You (“User”) are only authorized to use our web site as an artist, group, band (“Contestant”) or an authorized representative, and/or as a visitor, if you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use (“Terms of Use”, “Terms” or “Agreement”).

The WorldSings.com web site is owned and operated by WorldSings, LLC (“WorldSings”, “WorldSings.com” or “WorldSings, LLC”, “we”, “our” or “us”). We reserve the right, at our sole discretion to change, modify, add or delete portion of this Terms at any time without further notice. If and when changes are made they will be posted on this page. By continuing to access or use our site, as a contestant or a visitor, you signify that have read and agree to abide by these Terms as of the date of the last revision. If you do not agree, you must leave this site immediately and discontinue use of any services.

WorldSings.com (“site”) WorldSings, LLC is organizing the Live Concert -Contest for the World’s Best Song, promoting the best Songs and Artists, Groups and Bands from all over the world, introducing them to fans and music industry worldwide through World’s Best Song Contest, TV Broadcasting, Live Streaming, Radio, Internet/Social and Music websites, Newspaper, Magazines.

Eligibility

This website is not intended for Users under the age of thirteen (13). By agreeing to these Terms of Use you represent to us that you are at lease thirteen (13) years old or older and that you have capacity to understand, agree to and comply with this Agreement. Use of Services is void where prohibited. Use by anyone under thirteen (13) is unauthorized and you must stop using this site and leave this site immediately. Artists, Groups, Bands –(“Contestants”) or their authorized representative (manager, agent, record label, parent, legal guardian), can enter the Contest, by submitting links with their original songs-music videos, photos, biographies (mandatory), to WorldSings.com and fill out the World’s Best Song Contests’ Entry Form. If you choose to enter the Contest as a Contestant, or you are authorized representative, you further agree that you (i) you will only register on your own behalf or on behalf of your group or band as a single account (ii) if you are a group or band or you are authorized representative to group(s) or band(s), you hereby represent that you authorized to register your Groups or Bands and are authorized to agree that each person in your Group or Band is jointly and severally obligated to the Contest Rules and this Terms of Use, (iii) you will provide accurate information to Worldsings. (iv) by filling out the Entry form and sending your link(s) with your song(s)-music video(s). photo(s), biographies, it is not guaranty that you will be chosen to compete in the Live Concert- World’s Best Song Contest. WorldSings reserve the right, at its sole desecration, to select the songs for the Live Concert- World’s Best Song Contest.

WorldSings reserve the right, at its sole discretion, to invite Artist(s) Group(s), Band(s) to compete at World’s Best Song Contest. Artists-Contestants or their authorize representatives can terminate-cancel their entry at any time and for any reason. WorldSings may terminate your application for The World’s Best Song Contest at any time without notice and with or without reason. This Agreement will be in full force and affect throughout your use of this site and Services and after termination of your application.

Unauthorized Use: The services are for personal use only and may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically authorized or endorsed by WorldSings. Commercial advertisement, affiliates links, and other forms of solicitation may be removed from the site and may result in termination of the Entry Form and the Contestant. Illegal and unauthorized usage includes: use of automated means, including spiders, robots, or the like to sign in, use, or receive information through this site, collecting user names and/or email addresses of the Contestants, by electronic means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email; use of Services or the site in any unlawful manner or in any other manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair the site; upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available any content that we deem to be harmful, threatening, unlawful, defamatory, infringing, abusive, inflammatory, harassing, vulgar, obscene, fraudulent, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, hateful, or racially ethnically or otherwise objectionable, upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make publicly available on the Site any private information of any third party, including, addresses, phone numbers, emails, Social Security numbers and credit cards numbers; intimidating and harassment of other User. Unauthorized and illegal usage will result in immediate termination of the User in addition to taking to appropriate legal action.

User Content

You should be solely responsible for all the content you Entered through the filling out the Entry Form or your links and provided to WorldSings site, including without limitation, all images, links, messages, notes, text, information, music work, audio video, advertisement, listing, work of authorship and other content that you are uploading, publish or display (“post”) on or through the Service or the site, or transmit to or share with the other user (“User Content”). You shall not link, post, transmit or shire User Contest on the Site or the Service unless was created by you or in which you have obtained permission to post. By posting any content, you certify and represent that you own the content posted, or have otherwise obtained the rights to the content and have the rights to grant the license set forth herein. You agree to pay for any royalties, fee, and any other costs that are owed anyone due to content posted by you, including codex license fees for submitting your entries in music video, MP3 format, if applicable. You understand and agree that WorldSings may delete or remove, without notice, any User-Contestant link, posted content, in its sole discretion, that determines violates this Agreement, or which may be offensive, illegal, or that may violated the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of Users or others.

After linking, posting your User Content to the site, you continue to retain all ownership rights in such User Content and you continue to have a right to use your User Content in any way you choose. WorldSings does not claim any ownership rights in the User Content that you linked on WorldSings. By posting any User Content on or through the site, you hereby grant to WorldSings an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, fully paid, worldwide license (with the right to sub-license) to use, copy, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, reformulate, excerpt, (in whole or in part) and distribute such User Content solely on and through the site, for any purpose including commercial, advertising, or otherwise, on or in connection with the site of the promotion thereof, and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such User Content, and to grant and authorize sub-licenses of the forgoing, to the extent that you do not own or otherwise have the right to your user content or any portion thereof, the forgoing license is void as a matter of law, and you will indemnify defend and hold harmless WorldSings from all damages, penalties, liability, costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorney’s’ fees) attributed to your submission of infringing materials. We may remove your User Contest from the site at any time. If you choose to remove your Use Content, the license granted above will automatically expire, however you acknowledge that WorldSings may retain archived copies of your User Content. WorldSings is not responsible for, and does not endorse, any User Content or any information or material transmitted between Users. Users are entirely responsible for the content posted and WorldSings makes no warranties as to the accuracy or reliability of any User Content or material sent through their links and posted to WorldSings.

Prohibition

This site may not be used to conduct any activate that could be deemed, at WorldSings sole discretion, as illegal, offensive, prohibited, or fraudulent. WorldSings expressly reserve the right to investigate and remove any offending User Content and terminate the User’s access to the Services. WorldSings may take necessary legal action against anyone who violates this or any other provision contained in this Agreement. WorldSings lists the following prohibited contents and/or activates as illustrative only and not exhaustive of the material which may not be posted to the site. If WorldSings determines, at its sole discretion, that any User Content or activate constitutes prohibited material, or violates the rights of any person, or threatens the safety of any other person, WorldSings will delete such a contest and terminate the offensive User access to the Services. Prohibited content and activated includes, without limitation:

1. Any material that is patently offensive

2. Any material or activate that promotes, exploits, or incites racism, violence, hatred, physical harm, vandalism, illegal, fraudulent, or criminal activity.

3. Any material that exploits or contain nudity, sexuality and pornography.

4. Any material or activate that violates anyone’s privacy rights, such as providing contact information, personal date or misrepresentation of identity.

5. Any material or activate intended to harass, or advocates harassment of another person, or interferes with their use of the site.

6. Any material or activate that violates any intellectual property rights, including copyrights, trademarks, rights of publicity, trade secrets, and the like.

7. Any attempt to taper with the WorldSings web site, database, and security features including conduct that impairs the quality, functionality or performance of this site.

8. Any attempt to unfairly influence, circumvent or abuse the voting process, judging, selection process of the Contestants and Services.

9. Any material and activate that violates any of the provisions of this Agreement.

10. Any material that constitutes charity request, petitions for signatures, chain letters, or letters relating to pyramid schemes, advertising, promotional materials, or any other solicitation of other users to use goods or services; provided, however, you may promote your song entries and performance dates, and venues of yourself, your group or band.

Copyrights Policy

WorldSings strictly prohibits any activity that violates and infringes the intellectual property rights of other. User may not link, post, distribute, upload or transmit on or through this site, any copyrighted material, trademarks or other proprietary information, unless it is owned by and belong to you, or for which you have obtained written consent from the true owner to use. Unauthorized copying, public display, public performance, distribution or modification of copyrighted works may be an infringement of the copyright owner’s rights. If WorldSings receives notification from the copyright owner, or the copyright owner’s authorized representative, that any Artist(s) Group(s), Band(s) or their authorized representatives, violated the copyright of the original owner, WorldSings will disqualify the Contestant(s) from the contest.

Notification of infringement under 17 U.S.A. 512 (c) (3) Anyone who believes that any material on this site infringes upon any copyright that you own have the right to control, may send written notification to WorldSings, containing the following:

1) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

2) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.

3) Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material.

4) Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.

5) A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.

6) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

7) Send the notification to: contact@worldsings.com

Data Back-up

Worldsings is not responsible for backing up any data related to your submission, any User Content or other type of data attributed to your participation in the Site and Contest. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE TO ASSUME THE SOLE RISK OF BACKING UP ALL USER CONTENT THAT YOU SUBMIT TO THE SITE AND EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT WE WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY WITH RESPECT TO LOST USER CONTENT, WHETHER YOUR OWN OR THAT BELONGING TO YOUR GROUP OR BAND.

Third Party Web Sites

This site contains links to other web site (“Third Party Sites”) or TP Sites). WorldSings does not investigate or monitor any TP Sites and is not responsible for any TP Sites accessed, or the content posted on or available from any TP Sites. Linking to TP Sites does not constitute an endorsement or approval of the TP Sites or any content belonging to or accessible from the TP site. WorldSings is not responsible for failed links to Third Party Sites or any problems with Third Party Sites including technical malfunction of the telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any video or audio players due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Third Party Site. If you decide to leave WorldSings by clicking on a link to a Third Party Site, you do so at your own risk. These Terms and WorldSings Privacy Policy does not apply once you leave WorldSings and you are responsible for reading and consenting to the policies and terms of use and privacy policy of such Third Party Site.

Artist(s) Group(s), Band(s) or their authorized representatives, who sent the World’s Best Song Contest’s Entry Form and submitted their links with their song(s)-music video(s), photo(s) and biographies, and have read and accepted the Contest Rules, Terms of Use and Privacy Policy may participate in the Contest as a Contestant.

WorldSings.com Property Rights

WorldSings, LLC has and retains all intellectual property rights to the contents of the site, including to all trademarks, service marks, logos, and copyright work contained therein, that has been made by or on behalf of WorldSongs, or is otherwise licensed to or owned by WorldSings. All such content is subject to copyright and other applicable intellectual property rights under United States and foreign laws and international conventions. All rights are hereby expressly reserved.

WorldSings, LLC has and retains all intellectual property rights to the contents of the site, including to all trademarks, service marks, logos, and copyright work contained therein, that has been made by or on behalf of WorldSongs, or is otherwise licensed to or owned by WorldSings. All such content is subject to copyright and other applicable intellectual property rights under United States and foreign laws and international conventions. All rights are hereby expressly reserved.

Disclaimers

WorldSings is not liable and assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defects, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, any User communication. WorldSings is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or line, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or players due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or on any of the services or combination thereof, including any injury or damage to User or to any person’s computer related to or resulting from participation or linking materials in connection with the Services. Under no circumstances shall WorldSings be responsible for any loss of damage, including personal injury or death, resulting from use of the Services, attendance at a WorldSings event, including from attending or performing at the Live Concert-World’s Best Song Contest, from any Contest linked (posted) on or through the Services, or from the conduct of any Users of the Services, whether online or offline.

Warranty Disclaimer

The services are provided “as-is” and “as available” and EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED HEREIN OR IN THE CONTEST RULES OR PRIVACY POLICY, WorldSings expressly disclaims all warranties, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED RELATED TO THE SITE, THE SERVICES OR THE CONTEST, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES of INTERCHANGEABILITY, fitness for particular purpose, TITLE, AND non-infringement, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE AVAILABILITY OF THIS SITE, LACK OF VERSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES OR OTHER CODE THAT MANIFEST CONTAMINATING OR DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES, OR ANY FAILURE TO PROVIDE THE SITE OR ACCESS THERETO BY USERS. WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THE TIMELINESS, VALIDITY, COMPLETENESS OR ACCURACY OF ANY CONTENT, USER CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE SITE. WorldSings cannot guarantee and does not promise any specific results from use of the services. WorldSings makes no representations or warranties that the site, the content, the software and the servers do not violate any patent or other intellectual property rights of any person or about the accuracy or completeness of this site’s content or the content of any web sites linked to this site. PLEASE NOTE THAT INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN MAY BE OUT OF DATE AND/OR MAY CONTAIN INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, THESE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Limitation on Liability

IN NO EVENT SHALL WORLDSINGS.COM, WORLDSINGS, LLC, ITS AGENTS, AFFILIATES, MANAGERS, OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES (“PROTECTED PARTIES”) BE LIABLE TO YOU AR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFIT DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES, EVEN IF FOREVER WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS YOU MAY HAVE AGAINST THE PROTECTED PARTIES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO CLAIMS BASED UPON THE NEGLIGENCE OF ANY OF THE PROTECTED PARTIES) FOR LOSSES OR DAMAGES YOU SUSTAIN ON CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THIS SITE. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, THE PROTECTED PARTIES’ 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 WORLDSINGS, BUT IN NO CASE WILL THE PROTECTED PARTIES’ LIABILITY TO YOU EXCEED $1000 IN THE AGGREGATE. YOU AGREE THAT IF NO FEES ARE PAID TO WORLDSINGS FOR THE SERVICES, YOU SHALL BE ENTITLED TO MONETARY DAMAGES LIMITED TO $1000 ONLY, AND HEREBY WAIVE ANY RIGHTS TO INJUNCTIVE RELIEF. IF ANY REMEDY HERE-UNDER IS DETERMINED TO HAVE FAILED OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE; ALL LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY, DISCLAIMERS OF LIABILITY, AND EXCLUSIONS OF LIABILITY SHALL REMAIN IN EFFECT.

Dispute Resolution

Except for indemnification, you agree that any dispute, claim or controversy arising out of or relating your use of the site and any of Services, including the breach, termination or validity of this Agreement, shall be settled by final and binding arbitration, which is the sole and exclusive forum and remedy for any and all disputes and claims, in accordance with the terms contained herein. Arbitration under this Agreement shall be conducted by a single arbitrator in Los Angeles, California, USA, under the auspices of the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”) under its Commercial Arbitration Rules and were applicable, the AAA’s Supplementary Procedures, for Consumer Related Disputes, and the AAA Online Arbitration Supplementary Rules. Any dispute shall be governed by the laws of the State of California, USA, without regard to conflict of law provisions and respect to indemnification, you agree to personal jurisdiction and venue in the state and federal courts of the United State located in the State of California, in the city of Los Angeles. None of the forgoing shall prevent WorldSings from seeking injunctive relief in a court of the competent jurisdiction. Except for indemnification, each party shall equally bear the arbitrator fees and their own attorney fees.

Indemnity You agree to indemnify and hold WorldSings, its subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their respective officers, agents, members, managers, partners, sponsors and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Services in violation of this Agreement and/or arising from a breach of this Agreement and/or any breach of your representations and warranties set forth above and/or if any Content that you linked (post) on this site or through the Services causes WorldSings to be liable to another.

Additional Terms

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and WorldSings regarding the use of the site and Services. This Agreement supersedes any prior agreements between you and WorldSings. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be invalid, the remainder of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect. Any provision of this Agreement that is found to be unlawful, void or unenforceable will be deemed severed from this Agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforce-ability of the remaining provisions. Failure of WorldSings to exercise or enforce any provision of this Agreement does not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision of this Agreement. There are no third party beneficiaries to the Contest, the Services or your use of this site. We may assign the Services and this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you.

User Representation

You represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years of age and that you possess the legal right and ability to enter into these Terms of Use and to use the site in accordance with these Terms of Use. If you are not at least 18 years of old, but are over the age of 13, you may have a parent or guardian accept these terms on your behalf. You agree to be financially responsible for use of the site and to comply with your responsibilities and obligations as stated in the Terms of Use.

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