“Our Website”, is defined as the current website where you are reading this statement. “Our Company”, is defined as the company who owns the name and website that you are currently visiting. “Our Sister Websites”, is defined as any name or website owned or related to the website that you are currently visiting/viewing. “You”, is defined as the current individual reading this statement or visiting/viewing this website with the intent to purchase music or make your music available for purchase publicly. “Claimant”, is defined as the person/group/company/entity that has the legal right to pursue a music copyright claim. “Representative”, is defined as a person/group/company/entity that has legal written permission to act upon music copyright claims and or has the same permission to make your/artist(s) music available for purchase publicly and collect commissions for sells on your/artist(s) behalf.
This music consignment agreement between you/artists/representative/company is perpetual unless we deem to whatever extent that you have violated our terms and conditions at which time we may choose to continue this consignment agreement or cancel it entirely.
We do not condone music copyright infringement. If your music is not made commercially available to all audiences, your music will not appear on this website or any of our sister websites for purchase in any manner. If your music appears on this website and is found to be in violation of copyright law all instances of your name and music will be promptly removed from our website. You agree and if you are the copyright claimant or representative of the copyright claimant agree to hold this website, its owners, representatives and sister sites harmless/not liable in your efforts to settle or pursue your copyright claim, case or any actions taken to settle said copyright infringement/violation. You/claimant/representative agree to these terms the very instant any page of this website/company/sister websites is loaded into your public or private browser or link to this website/sister websites/company is clicked from any location on the world wide web, you also agree to these terms by having knowledge of this website/company/sister websites written or verbal.
If you did not compose the music, did not write the lyrics, do not have permission from the producers, do not have permission from the record label or have permission from the copyright owner do not send us your music or have any person/service or entity send us your music. If you are a member of a performing rights organization or your song/music creation was helped by anyone outside of yourself, you are responsible for making payment due to whomever else has a right to the commissions you receive from Indie City Records or any of our sister websites or businesses, you agree that we are not liable nor is our payment processing service liable in any manner in any way for these dues/payments/royalties/and so on that you owe or have promised. You/Claimant/Representative agree that we do not have to reimburse any commission owed to us/earned by us/due to us per our consignment agreement with you and that if you are found to be liable/responsible for music theft/illegal sell/copyright infringement/misuse you agree to reimburse/repay/settle all monetary claims on our behalf concerning the music that you provided to us for which you agreed that you have the right/own/permission to sell or make use of.
For all copyright claims contact the music artist(s) first, if you feel that your music is being misused/infringed upon. Allow the artist(s) a chance to provide proof of creation or use permission. If the issue is not resolved within 60 days of you contacting the music artist(s), contact us, provide us with a detailed outline of the steps you took to resolve said issue with the music artist(s), proof of your copyright ownership of said music/beat or lyrics. Once we have received this information, we will remove the song(s) from the artist(s) page within 10 business days of successfully processing your completed request.
Do not make baseless or unsupported claims of copyright infringement. If you/said claimant/said company/said representative are found to have made a false claim you/said claimant/said company/said representative agree to be held liable for any amount of damages (including costs and legal fees) incurred by our website/company/sister websites, the person whose track(s)/song(s)/album(s) you report and/or any copyright owner or authorized licensee, as the result of music track(s)/song(s)/album(s) being removed in reliance on your notice.
Our policies play an important role in maintaining a positive experience for our users. You agree to our policies when visiting or clicking any link leading to Indie City Records or any of its sister websites. Content is defined as tracks, album covers, images, artist biographies, descriptions, links, comments, and any other data included in our store pages. All content within music artist’s profiles should be considered explicit unless otherwise noted. If you are the parent or guardian of a minor you agree that it is your sole responsibility to assure your child or children who are minors only view or listen to content that you deem acceptable and you accept the responsibility of any actions or outcomes that occur as a result of your failure to monitor any minor directly or indirectly under your supervision.
When applying our policies toward showcasing an artist’s content or removing it from our store, we may make exceptions based on artistic, educational, or documentary considerations, or when there are other substantial benefits to the public from not taking action. These exceptions are of course especially important in the context of music; they are also especially difficult lines to draw. We reserve the right to apply our policies at our sole discretion. We reserve the right to change our views at any time without notice and you agree to these/those terms by visiting/shopping Indie City Records.
Other than policy violations or copyright violations other issues that can/will get your content removed from our store are included below.
You agree to not use our store to engage in illegal activities in any manner, to not transmit viruses, malware, or any other malicious or destructive code, to not distribute content that harms or interferes with the operation of our store, our customers, servers, or other infrastructures, to not distribute content that promotes hatred or violence towards groups of people based on their race or ethnic origin, religion, disability, gender, age, veteran status, or sexual orientation/gender identity, to not distribute other people’s personal and confidential information, such as credit card numbers, confidential national ID numbers, or account passwords, without their permission in any manner, to not access another user’s account or submit another person/group/entity name without their permission, to not use our store for phishing scams, to not distribute content that exploits children, such as child sexual abuse imagery (including cartoon child sexual abuse imagery) and content that presents children in a sexual manner, to not spam, including sending unwanted promotional or commercial content, or unwanted or mass solicitation, to not attempt to create artist pages with the sole purpose of advertising content or services outside of Indie City Records, to not include content that contains graphic sex acts, sexually explicit language, or nudity in store profile pages, including artist photos, to not directly link or otherwise drive traffic to commercial pornography sites, to not post images of graphic sex acts or other sexually explicit content as album art, to not distribute depictions of gratuitous violence, to not threaten, harass, defame, libel, or slander other people, and not to use use our store to bully other people, to not use our store to impersonate other people.
Unless otherwise specified, all sales are final and risk of loss transfers upon sale to the user/purchaser of said content. We do not grant/give/accept returns/refunds of Purchased Music. When you place an order to purchase music content in our store, you acknowledge and agree that you cannot cancel your purchase of music content once delivery has started in any manner or way.
Your copyright infringement notice should be emailed to us
copyright.dept @ formula313.com
Our Legal Team
legal.dept @ formula313.com
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