2. ENTIRE AGREEMENT
ATP may, from time to time, offer you the opportunity to use interactive services on the Web site, such as the ability to vote in connection with certain events, or enter into contests or sweepstakes (the "Contest(s)"), or participate in Fantasy Tennis or ATP World Tour Draw Challenge or the Fan Credential" program. By participating in any such Contest or programs, you agree to any and all special terms set forth in connection with any such Contest or program, as well as the terms in this Agreement.
3. COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS
ATP owns or has the right to use all of the data, information, text, images, streaming media, video, sounds, icons, scores, rankings, statistics, and other content contained on this Web site (the "Content"), and the copyrights and other intellectual property rights therein, unless otherwise noted. You may review, download, and/or print one copy of the Content of this Web site, but you may not make more than one copy of such Content, modify it in any way, distribute or transmit it to any other person or company, frame or otherwise display any of the Content of this Web site on your own or any other Web site, or make any other use of it. Such copying, modification, distribution or transmission, display, or use is a breach of this Agreement and infringes ATP's copyrights, copyrights licensed to ATP, rights of privacy and publicity of ATP members and others, trademark rights, and other intellectual property rights owned or licensed by ATP.
Trademarks and service marks owned by ATP include but are not limited to: "ATP" and tennis players designs, ATPWorldTour.com, Barclays ATP World Tour Finals, ATP World Tour Masters 1000, ATP World Tour 500, ATP World Tour 250, ATP Challenger Tour (and shield designs). The following trademarks or service marks appear on the Web site with the permission of their respective owners: Barclays Bank, South African Airways, Tennis Warehouse, Penn/Head, Waterford Crystal, Ricoh, Enel, Pacific, ATP World Tour events You may not use any such marks in any way.
B. Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement
It is ATP's policy to respect the intellectual property rights of others. In connection with this policy, ATP will not knowingly post content of any kind that infringes the copyright rights of others. As such, and pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C.512(c)(2)), ATP has designated an agent to receive notifications of alleged copyright infringement on the Web site. If you believe that your work has been used in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please send (a) a description of the work; (b) a description of the location of the work on the Web site, including the URL; (c) your name, address, and telephone number, (d) a signed statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is unauthorized under current law; and (e) a signed statement by you that you believe, under penalty of perjury, that your allegations are true and that you are the copyright owner or acting on behalf of the copyright owner. Please submit these materials to Jeffrey T. Reel, Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, 201 ATP Tour Boulevard, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082
A. Links to the Web site
You may create a link from your web site to the home page of the Web site, without prior written permission, through a plain-text link, namely www.ATPWorldTour.com. ATP asks that you notify us in advance of your intention to do so by contacting Jeffrey T. Reel, Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, 201 ATP Tour Boulevard, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082. You may not use any trademarks or service marks as links to the Web site from other web sites, or as machine-readable search terms such as metatags. ATP reserves the right to revoke your permission to link to the Web site at its absolute and sole discretion. Any third party web site that links to the Web site: (a) shall not create a frame around content of the Web site; (b) shall not replicate the content of the Web site; (c) shall not state or imply that ATP sponsors or endorses the third-party web site; (d) shall not libel or present false or misleading information of any kind, including information about ATP or its members or players; and (e) shall not contain any content that may be construed as illegal, immoral, offensive, controversial, or inappropriate. Deep linking to internal pages of the Web site is expressly prohibited. The posting or creation of any link to the Web site signifies that you have read and agree to abide by this Agreement. If you believe that any web site which links to the Web site contains illegal, offensive, or inappropriate content, please contact Jeffrey T. Reel, Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, 201 ATP Tour Boulevard, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082.
B. Links from the Web site
Links to other web sites or Internet locations from the Web site have been provided for your convenience only. ATP does not endorse, sponsor, or approve, of any content of such web sites or locations. ATP has no control over any of the web sites or Internet locations that you may access through the Web site, and is not responsible for the content or accuracy of the content of any such web site or location. If you access any other web site or Internet location through the Web site, you do so at your own risk. If you believe that any link on the Web site leads to an illegal, offensive, or inappropriate web site, please contact Jeffrey T. Reel, Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, 201 ATP Tour Boulevard, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082.
5. MESSAGE FEATURES
You must use Message Features in a responsible manner. You must not transmit any message ("Message") in connection with any Message Feature that, in ATP's sole discretion: (a) restricts or inhibits any other user from using and enjoying the Web site; (b) is unlawful, threatening, abusive, bigoted, hateful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, offensive, pornographic, profane, sexually explicit, or indecent; (c) constitutes, advocates, or encourages conduct that would constitute or give rise to a criminal offense, civil liability, or other violation of any local, state, national, or international law; (d) violates, plagiarizes, or infringes the rights of third parties including, without limitation, copyright, trademark, patent, rights of privacy or publicity, or any other proprietary right; (e) contains a virus or other harmful component; (f) contains any information, software, or other material of a commercial nature; (g) contains advertising, promotions, or commercial solicitations of any kind; (h) constitutes or contains false or misleading indications of origin or statements of fact; or (i) contains material irrelevant to the subject matter of the Message Feature.
Although ATP may from time to time monitor or review Messages submitted in discussions, chats, postings, transmissions, bulletin boards, and the like on the Web site, ATP is under no obligation to do so and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any Message nor for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger, or inaccuracy contained therein. Display of any Message in any Message Feature does not constitute approval or endorsement by ATP. If you believe that any posting to the Web site is illegal, offensive, or inappropriate, please contact Jeffrey T. Reel, Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, 201 ATP Tour Boulevard, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082.
Messages submitted to the Web site by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, information, images, or the like are, and will be treated as, non-confidential and nonproprietary. By submitting a Message to the Web site and/or using a Message Feature, you acknowledge that any information disclosed by you therein (a) may be used by any third party, including ATP; (b) is not confidential and may be read or intercepted by others; and (c) creates no confidential, fiduciary, contractually implied or other relationship between you and ATP other than pursuant to this Agreement.
6. UNSOLICITED SUBMISSIONS
While we are always pleased to hear from tennis fans and welcome your suggestions and comments, we cannot consider unsolicited submissions. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT UNSOLICITED MATERIALS OF ANY KIND TO ATP.
If you choose to submit any information of any kind to the Web site (including creative ideas, concepts, or materials, such text, photographs, or drawings) you represent, warrant, and agree that you have the unhindered right to do so, that such information does not infringe the copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, right of privacy or publicity, or other intellectual property or proprietary rights of any other person or entity, that such information is not confidential or proprietary to you or any other person or entity, that such information does not injure any other person or entity, and that ATP may copy, distribute, modify, display, disclose, obtain intellectual property protection in its own name for, or otherwise use such information (and any ideas embodied therein), and may manufacture, use, and sell products, methods, and processes made therefrom, without restriction, in any way it chooses anywhere in the world, free of charge to ATP and with or without acknowledgment of authorship or source, at ATP's sole discretion. ATP shall not be liable for any compensation, royalties, license fees, claims, or damages resulting from any use of any such information, and you agree to defend and hold ATP harmless with respect to any such compensation, royalties, license fees, claims, or damages, including attorneys fees.
7. PROHIBITED USES
In addition to the requirements set forth in other sections of this Agreement, you agree not to access and/or use the Web site for any purposed not expressly authorized by the Agreement and/or to transmit, post, or distribute to the Web site content that:
(a) constitutes an advertisement or solicitation of business of any kind, including but not limited to spam, chain letters, and pyramid schemes;
(b) contains or constitutes software, computer programs, or routines of any kind, including but not limited to viruses, bots, worms, and spiders;
(c) collects information about others, including but not limited to users' e-mail addresses;
(d) imposes an unreasonable load on the Web site's infrastructure; and/or
(e) reverse engineers or decompiles the software comprising the Web site.
8. ATP SHOP
The ATP Shop and other links on the Web site allow you to order merchandise from independent merchandise vendors, (the "Vendor(s)"). By placing an order from any Vendor, you acknowledge that the Vendor is exclusively responsible for the fulfillment and shipment of all merchandise ordered. You further agree that all orders you place with such Vendor are subject to the terms and conditions that may be posted on the Vendors' web sites. You further agree that by placing an order with any Vendor through the Web site, you agree to pay all amounts payable for such an order, including taxes and shipping and handling expenses. Questions regarding any Vendor should be directed to the contact information provided on the Vendor's web site.
9. FANTASY TENNIS
For your entertainment, the web site offers you the opportunity to obtain a free online membership called 'Fan Credential' with your unique access ID and password. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the access ID and password and are fully responsible for the activities that occur under such access ID and password. You acknowledge that the ATP has no responsibility or liability for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this section.
The Fan Credential allows you to subscribe to various products such as email marketing, mobile alerts and games. You will have the ability to customize your Fan Credential in order to receive only the content you care about by logging in to the Web site using your unique access ID and password and making your content selction. For your security, access to the Fan Credential preference center is password protected. You have the ability to remove your account by clicking on 'Delete My Account' button on the preference center.
As part of your Fan Credential, you will be able to sign up for mobile alerts. ATP is not responsible for any costs associated with the delivery of mobile alerts to your mobile device. Please check with your mobile service provider for any related fees or costs.
ATP is not responsible for information not transmitted due to ISP blocks and other internet related deliverability reasons.
The following terms apply to all ATP's contests and give-aways on official channels, including official ATP pages on social networks, unless noted otherwise.
11.1 To win any prize or give-away, you must be 21 years of age or older, meet all of the eligibility requirements, and agree to these Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Statement that applies to any contest or give-away. See below for Privacy Statement.
11.2 Eligibility to win any prizes is subject to paragraphs 11.4 and 11.5 below. For games of skill, such as the ATP Draw Challenge, residents of all countries are eligible to win prizes, provided any winner is otherwise eligible pursuant to these Terms and Conditions. For random drawings, eligibility is open only to those currently residing in the following countries: Germany, the United States (except the states of Florida and New York), the United Kingdom, France, Italy, Spain, Canada (except the province of Quebec), South Africa, Australia (except the states of New South Wales, South Australia and Victoria), Brazil, Japan, India, Switzerland, Netherlands, Croatia, Austria, Chile, China, Czech Republic, Portugal, Thailand, and Mexico.
11.3 No purchase is necessary to participate. Contest and give-ways are void where prohibited.
11.4 Only one entry per person will be counted for any Contest or give-away. ATP reserves the right to change, modify, or end a Contest or give-away if it appears someone is attempting to send multiple and/or automated entries or otherwise interfere with a Contest or give-away. The submission of more than one entry automatically disqualifies the person submitting multiple entries from a Contest or give-away.
11.5 Employees of ATP Tour, Inc., and ATP tournaments (including any of their respective affiliates or subsidiaries), their family members, and those living in the same household as any such employees are not eligible to submit an entry or win any prize. In addition, all ATP players, their family members and coaches and agents are not eligible to submit an entry or win any prize.
11.6 Entries become property of ATP Tour, Inc. and will not be returned. The submission of any entry into a Contest or give-away shall constitute the express agreement of the person submitting such entry to the terms and conditions of the Contest or give-away and any determinations made by ATP Tour, Inc. or other company connected to a Contest or give-away. In addition, any eligible Contestant who may be eligible to win a prize must comply with the affidavit as described below, non-compliance with the terms and conditions of such paragraph will constitute a forfeiture of any prize without compensation and without recourse.
11.7 A representative of ATP will contact the winners by e-mail within 30 business days of the conclusion of a Contest or give-away. Before sending any prize, ATP will send each winner an affidavit and release of liability and publicity, which the winner must sign and return within 5 days of receipt. If the winner fails to return the signed affidavit within 5 days of receipt, ATP will disqualify him or her and select an alternate winner, if applicable.
11.8 ATP Tour, Inc. shall have no liability in connection with the awarding or use of any prizes or give-aways other than upon receipt within the specified time frame of the winners' affidavits of eligibility and release, to send the prizes to the winners at the address listed in the winner's registration.
11.9 Each winner must execute an affidavit of eligibility and release, including the grant to ATP Tour, Inc., and its designees, of the right to use the winner's name and likeness in advertising and otherwise, except where prohibited by law.
11.10 Each winner is responsible for any taxes that may be due as a result of winning a prize.
11.11 Should there be a dispute over the identity of a Contestant, it shall be resolved in favor of the holder of the e-mail account used to enter the Contest or give-away. If any winner provides incorrect information that precludes delivery of the prizes, such winner forfeits any prize that he or she may have been eligible to win.
11.12 Any decisions of ATP Tour, Inc. regarding winners shall be final and binding.
11.13 ATP reserves the right to cancel any Contest or give-aways for any reason ATP deems necessary. ATP may change any terms and conditions applicable to any Contest or give-away in its sole discretion at any time.
ATP Tour, Inc. shall be responsible and shall have no liability for lost, misdirected, or late entries; or for (i) electronic transmission errors, (ii) theft, destruction, alteration, or unauthorized access of or to entries, (iii) technical problems, malfunctions, or errors in the operation of any hardware or software required to transmit entries or operate any contest or give-aways as planned (including computer viruses or bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, any combination of the foregoing, or any other causes beyond the control of ATP Tour, Inc. If any of the foregoing occurs, ATP Tour, Inc. reserves the right in its sole discretion to take any one or more of these steps: disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry or voting process; cancel, modify, delay, or suspend a contest or give-away. CAUTION: any attempt by anyone to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of a contest or give-away is a violation of criminal and civil laws for which ATP Tour, Inc. reserves the right to seek damages from such person to the fullest extent of the law.
12. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
ALL CONTENT OF THIS Web site, INCLUDING ANY SOFTWARE, IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, ATP DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, RELATING TO SUCH CONTENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS OF NONINFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND QUIET ENJOYMENT. ALTHOUGH ATP WISHES THE CONTENT OF THIS Web site TO BE ACCURATE, COMPLETE, AND CURRENT, ATP DOES NOT WARRANT OR REPRESENT THAT ANY CONTENT OF THIS Web site (INCLUDING ANY SOFTWARE) OR ANY DATA ON THIS Web site IS ACCURATE, ERROR-FREE, COMPLETE, OR CURRENT, THAT USE OF SUCH CONTENT OR DATA WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS Web site, ITS CONTENT OR DATA, AND THE SERVERS ON WHICH THE Web site AND CONTENT ARE AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. MOREOVER, ATP DISCLAIMS ANY OBLIGATION TO MAINTAIN THIS Web site OR KEEP IT OPERATIONAL. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SO THESE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU IN WHOLE OR IN PART.
13. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ATP BE LIABLE TO ANY PERSON, BUSINESS, OR ENTITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES OR LOSSES BASED ON OR CAUSED BY ANY USE OF THIS Web site OR ANY OTHER web site TO WHICH THIS SITE IS LINKED, THE CONTENT OF THIS OR OTHER web sites, OR ANY VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS DERIVED FROM ANY SUCH Web site, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, REVENUE, OR USE, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, OR LOSS OF COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA, OR INFORMATION, EVEN IF ATP HAS BEEN SPECIFICALLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN LIABILITIES, SO THESE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU IN WHOLE OR IN PART.
14. TERMINATION OF SERVICE
ATP reserves the right to change or discontinue at any time, without notice, any Message Features, contests, content, materials, equipment, specifications, models, products, programs, or services described on the Web site, or the availability thereof. Products, methods, and processes described on the Web site may be covered by U.S. or foreign patents and/or other intellectual property rights. ATP also reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate this Agreement and your access to all or part of the Web site, with or without notice to you.
Your obligations under these Terms and Conditions shall continue for as long as you access or use this Web site or use or maintain any of the content of the Web site or copies thereof. You may terminate your obligations at any time by discontinuing your use of the Web site and by destroying all content obtained from it, and all copies thereof.
15. EXPORT CONTROL
Software and other content made available on this Web site may be subject to United States export control laws. No software or other content from this site may be downloaded or otherwise exported (i) into (or to a national or resident of) Cuba, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Iran, Syria, or any other country to which the U.S. has embargoed goods; or (ii) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department's Table of Deny Orders. By downloading or using any software made available on this Web site, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list.
16. JURISDICTION AND CHOICE OF LAW
This Web site is hosted on servers located in the State of Florida, United States of America. All disputes arising out of or relating to this Agreement or ATP 's operation of this Web site shall be resolved in the state or federal courts seated in Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America. All such disputes shall be governed by the laws of the State of Florida and applicable federal laws, without giving effect to conflicts of laws principles. You agree that the state and federal courts seated in Jacksonville, Florida have personal and subject matter jurisdiction over any dispute arising from your use of the Web site.
ATP controls and operates this Web site from the State of Florida, United States of America and makes no representation or warranty that the content of this Web site is appropriate, lawful, or available for use in other geographic locations. If you use the Web site from other locations, you are responsible for compliance with all applicable local laws.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless ATP and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, licensors, partners, co-branders, members, representatives, successors, and/or assigns, from and against all liabilities, claims, expenses, or demands, including reasonable attorneys' fees and amounts paid to settle claims, made by any third-party due to or arising from the content you submit, post, or transmit to or through the Web site, your use of the Web site, your violation of this Agreement, or your violation of any rights of another.
18. NO WAIVER
The failure of ATP to enforce any provision of this Agreement or to respond to a breach of this Agreement by you or other parties shall not in any way constitute a waiver of ATP's rights to subsequently enforce any provision of this Agreement against you or any other party.
ATP may give notices to users of the Web site, at ATP's option, by posting a message on the Web site, by e-mail, or by regular mail. Notices to ATP can be sent to Jeffrey T. Reel, Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, 201 ATP Tour Boulevard, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082.
Please report any violations of this Agreement to Jeffrey T. Reel, Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, 201 ATP Tour Boulevard, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082.
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Last Modified: March 27, 2012