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If you are using the Services on behalf of a company or an organization, you are agreeing to these Terms for that company or organization and promise that you have authority to agree and bind that company/organization, and any user who accesses the Services via your account, to these Terms. In this case the terms “you” and “your” shall refer to such entities. If you do not have such authority, or you do not meet or comply with the provisions in the Terms, you may not use the Services.
YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS EXPRESSLY CONDITIONED UPON YOUR ACCEPTING AND AGREEING TO THESE TERMS.
Grit Design may, at any time, for any reason and without notice, make changes to (i) the Services, including changes to look, feel, format, and content, as well as (ii) the functions of the Services provided by this website. Any modifications will take effect when posted to the Services. Therefore, each time you access the Services, you need to review the Terms upon which access and use of this Services are conditioned. By your continuing use of the Services after changes are posted, you will be deemed to have accepted such changes.
Grit Design may from time to time, for any reason, change the subscription fees and charges as well as features included within any subscription in the Services. You will be given advance notice of any changes before your subscription renewal date via email. For the detailed terms regarding the subscriptions, billing, and pricing visit the Payments and Billing Terms page.
The materials and code at and within the Services, as well as the organization, copy, and layout of the Services, are copyrighted and are protected by United States and international copyright laws and treaty provisions. Grit Design makes no representation that the information, opinions, advice or other content in the Services (collectively, "Content") is appropriate or that its Services are available outside of the United States. Those who choose to access the Services from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
You must connect our Services to your Dropbox, Box and/or Google Drive account (all herein referred to as your "Storage Provider(s)") or use our Upload function to pull files from your hard drive. You own the images, and they are not stored anywhere within our Services. Grit Design stores only the Project information necessary to remember your project specifications and settings. The Services will be made aware of any changes and updates to your Storage Provider account(s) if you have accepted the connection, but we do not claim any ownership of your information nor do we guarantee the availability of services from said Storage Provider.
We need your permission to connect the Services to your Storage Provider account(s) and you must be logged into one of these services, and compliant with their terms, in order to use our Services.
In time, and as we add functionality to the Services, we may need your permission to do things you ask us to do with your projects. You will be required to give us the permission we need to do those things to provide the Services. This permission also extends to the third parties we work with to provide the Services, such as Dropbox and Stripe (for payment processing - see Payment Terms for more details.)
Grit Design does not warrant that the functions contained in the Services will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected or that this service or the server that makes it available will be free of viruses or other harmful components.
You may not:
(a) select or use a User Name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person;
(b) use a name subject to the rights of any other person without authorization;
(c) use a User Name that Website, in its sole discretion, deems inappropriate or offensive.
You shall notify Grit Design of any known or suspected unauthorized use(s) of your Account, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure of your password. You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password.
Any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity may be grounds for termination of your Account, at Grit Design’s sole discretion, and you may be reported to appropriate law-enforcement agencies.
Contact us: If you would like to report a suspected misuse of your account. Please contact us at email@example.com
SSL is used to help protect the information you share while using the Services.
The Services store your basic user information, plan and usage details, project names and specifications, and a preview image of each image that you input into the Services from your Storage Provider(s).
Your original and processed image files live in your Storage Provider(s). We access your Storage Provider(s) through their developer API. You can read about their security policy in their Terms of Service.
Your credit card and billing information is stored with Stripe. You can read about their security policy in their Terms of Service. The Services and Grit Design do not have access to your credit card details. Please see the Payment and Billing Terms for more information.
We may choose to review and participate in any public chats and forums available in the Services, but we have no obligation to monitor any information or user-generated Content on the Services. We are not responsible for accuracy, appropriateness, legality of files and content, user posts, or any other information you may be able to access using the Services.
You are only authorized to view, use, copy for your records and download small portions of the Content (including without limitation text, graphics, images, software, and photos) of the Services for your informational, non-commercial use, provided that you leave all the copyright notices, including copyright management information, or other proprietary notices intact. You may not store, modify, reproduce, transmit, reverse engineer or distribute a significant portion of the Content or code of the Services, or the design or layout of the Services or individual sections of it, in any form or media. The systematic retrieval of data from the Services is also prohibited. You must give credit to the artist and the website of any images posted on the site.
The commercial use, reproduction, transmission or distribution of any information, software or other material available through the Website without the prior written consent of Grit Design or from the proper owner of the artwork / photography / image as noted on this website is strictly prohibited.
By accessing or using the Services you agree to the Scope of Use as well as agree to follow the Acceptable Use Terms laid out in the Terms.
The Content, as well as the organization and layout, of the Services are copyrighted and are protected by United States and international copyright laws and treaty provisions. You may access, download and print materials on the Services solely for your personal and non-commercial use; however, any print out of the Services, or portions of the Services, must include Grit Design’s copyright notice. No right, title or interest in any of the materials contained on the Services is transferred to you as a result of accessing, downloading or printing such materials. You may not copy, modify, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, publish, license any part of the Services; create derivative works from, link to or frame in another website, use on any other website, transfer or sell any information obtained from the Services without the prior written permission of Grit Design.
You may not copy, modify, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, publish, license any images or artwork or photography submitted by a 3rd party source without express written permission from that source owner.
Except as expressly provided under the "Scope of Use" Section above, you may not use, reproduce, modify, transmit, distribute, or publicly display or operate the Services without the prior written permission of Grit Design. You may not use a part of the Services on any other website, without Grit Design’s prior written consent.
Grit Design respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects our Users/ users to do the same. The policy of Grit Design is to terminate the accounts of copyright offenders and other users who infringe upon the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
As a condition of your use of the Services, you warrant to Grit Design that you will not use the Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Services or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Services. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Services.
Gathering email addresses from Grit Design through harvesting or automated means is prohibited. Posting or transmitting unauthorized or unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, or any other forms of solicitation to other Users is prohibited. Inquiries regarding a commercial relationship with Grit Design should be directed to email@example.com.
THE SERVICES, AND ANY CONTENT, ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND WHETHER EXPRESS, STATUTORY OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, SYSTEMS INTEGRATION, ACCURACY, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, ALL OF WHICH GRIT DESIGN EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS. GRIT DESIGN DOES NOT ENDORSE AND MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, OR RELIABILITY OF THE CONTENT, AND GRIT DESIGN WILL NOT BE LIABLE OR OTHERWISE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY FAILURE OR DELAY IN UPDATING THE SERVICES OR ANY CONTENT. WE HAVE NO DUTY TO UPDATE THE CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE OR SERVICES. GRIT DESIGN MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY RESULTS OR OTHER CONSEQUENCES OF ACCESSING AND USING THE SERVICES, AND FOR TAKING ALL NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO ENSURE THAT ANY CONTENT YOU MAY ACCESS, DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR ANY OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THIS WARRANTY DISCLAIMER MAY BE DIFFERENT IN CONNECTION WITH SPECIFIC PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED BY GRIT DESIGN. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMER MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER LEGAL RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM JURISDICTION TO JURISDICTION.
If you make any submission to an area of the Services accessed or accessible by the public (“Public Area”) or if you submit any business information, idea, concept or invention to Grit Design by email, you automatically represent and warrant that the owner of such content or intellectual property has expressly granted Grit Design a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide nonexclusive license to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display the communication or content in any media or medium, or any form, format, or forum now known or hereafter developed. Grit Design may sublicense its rights through multiple tiers of sublicenses. If you wish to keep any business information, ideas, concepts or inventions private or proprietary, you must not submit them to the Public Areas or to Grit Design by email. We try to answer every email in a timely manner, but are not always able to do so.
Some of the forums (individual bulletin boards and posts on the social network, for instance) linking from this Website are not moderated or reviewed. Accordingly, Users will be held directly and solely responsible for the content of messages that are posted. While not moderating the forums, the Site reviewer will periodically perform an administrative review for the purpose of deleting messages that are old, have received few responses, are off topic or irrelevant, serve as advertisements or seem otherwise inappropriate. Grit Design has full discretion to delete messages.
Grit Design reserves the right (but is not obligated) to do any or all of the following:
All information relating to or disclosed by any party in connection with the arbitration of any disputes hereunder shall be treated by the parties, their representatives, and the arbitrator as proprietary business information. Such information shall not be disclosed by any party or their respective representatives without the prior written authorization of the party furnishing such information. Such information shall not be disclosed by the arbitrator without the prior written authorization of all parties. Each party shall bear the burden of its own counsel fees incurred in connection with any arbitration proceedings.
Judgment upon the award returned by the arbitrator may be entered in any court having jurisdiction over the parties or their assets or application of enforcement, as the case may be. Any award by the arbitrator shall be the sole and exclusive remedy of the parties. The parties hereby waive all rights to judicial review of the arbitrator's decision and any award contained therein.
YOUR USE OF THE CONTENT IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. GRIT DESIGN SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR SPECIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ACCESS TO, USE OF OR RELIANCE ON THE CONTENT (EVEN IF GRIT DESIGN HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) OR THAT ARISE IN CONNECTION WITH MISTAKES OR OMISSIONS IN, OR DELAYS IN TRANSMISSION OF, INFORMATION TO OR FROM THE USER, ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION OR DELIVERY, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORDS, PROGRAMS OR FILES, INTERRUPTIONS IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS CONNECTIONS TO THE WEBSITE OR VIRUSES, WHETHER CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY NEGLIGENCE, ACTS OF GOD, TELECOMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OF, OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE OR THE CONTENT. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY MAY BE DIFFERENT IN CONNECTION WITH SPECIFIC PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED BY GRIT DESIGN. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, SO THIS LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.