Last updated: 01 February 2018
DesignContest Scholar is an interactive application (hereinafter, referred to as “Scholar”) that enables students and their education institution / teachers to run interactive design classes and school design contests for free using the DesignContest.com (hereinafter, referred to as ‘Website’) platform and its unique features, which is owned and operated by DesignContest LLC., (hereinafter, referred to as ‘Company’ or ‘We’ or ‘Our’ or ‘Us’).
The users of Scholar (“you” or “your”) shall be subject to the following Terms of Service (“Agreement”) while using the features and functionalities of Scholar on or through the Website. This Agreement applies to Scholar and any updates, upgrades, supplement, new features, and support services applicable to Scholar, unless other terms accompany those features etc., and if so, those terms apply.
By using Scholar, you accept these terms. If you do not accept any of the provisions contained in this Agreement, you are requested not to use Scholar on or through the Website.
To start the paid project and attract Website’s 200,000+ designers please go to www.designcontest.com
In order to use any feature of Scholar, you are required to register on the Website by submitting the Registration Form.
You shall be solely responsible and liable for:
We do not claim any ownership rights in the text, files, images, photos, video, sounds, musical works, works of authorship, or any other materials (collectively, “Content”) that are posted by the users of Scholar.
By posting any Content on Scholar, you hereby grant us a limited non-exclusive, fully-paid, royalty-free, sub-licensable license to use, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute such Content on and through the Website.
By posting any Content on Scholar, you represent and warrant that:
We disclaim any liability under the law for such Content and nothing in this agreement is intended to waive, remove, or usurp such immunity.
The following type of User Content is prohibited from being posted on Scholar:
We reserve the right to investigate and take appropriate action against anyone who, in our sole discretion, violates AUP, including without limitation, closing the contest, and/or removing the offending Content from the Website and/or terminating the membership of such violators.
We respect the Intellectual Property Rights of the Rights holders and we encourage the members and the users of Scholar to give due respect to the Rights of the Rights holders.
If you believe that your Rights are being infringed on the Website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement; please feel free to use a Report function available on every entry at Scholar.
For more serious matters we will require following information to redress the complaint effectively and timely:
Our Copyright Agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement can be reached at:
Attn: Copyright Agent
You agree to indemnify and hold us and our subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of the Content you submit, post, transmit or make available on the Website through Scholar, your use of Scholar, your connection to Scholar, your violation of the Agreement, your violation of any rights of another, or any other loss suffered by us on account of your direct or indirect conduct through the use of Scholar.
Except in jurisdictions where such provisions are restricted, in no event shall we be liable to you or any third party for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damages, including lost profit damages arising from your use of Scholar, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, our 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 during the term of your membership.
We reserve the right to modify and update this Agreement or any part thereof at any time in our sole discretion. All such modifications shall be effective upon their posting on this web page. You shall not be notified individually about any such updates and modifications. Therefore, you are requested and expected to visit this page often and remain updated on the latest modifications.
Your continued use of the Scholar or any features thereof shall imply your consent and acceptance of all the modifications and updates to this Agreement.
We reserve the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, Scholar or the Website or any part of Scholar or Website, with or without notice, at any time and from time to time, in our sole discretion. We shall not be liable and/or responsible to you or to any third party for any loss (monetary or otherwise) suffered by you due to such modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Website.
This Agreement operates to the fullest extent permissible by law. If any provision of this Agreement is declared unlawful, void or unenforceable by a competent court of law, such provision shall be deemed severable from this Agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any of the remaining provisions.
All the disputes arising out of or related to this Agreement and/or your relationship with the Website and/or your use of this Website shall be subject to the laws of Nevada without regard to conflict of law provisions.