Terms of Use

1. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE AND ACCEPTANCE
It is important to follow the terms and conditions described in this Terms of Use (“Terms of Use” or “Terms”). By visiting the VajraTV Site (whether or not you are a registered member) or using any of the VajraTV Services on any of the Sites, you are accepting this Terms of Use.

Vajra Communications, LLC. (“VajraTV” “we” or “us”) provides an online video service offering a selection of Buddhist videos and other content (collectively, “VajraTV Content”) available on the www.VajraTV.com website (“VajraTV”). Our video service, including the Contents, video player, and any other features, applications, materials or other services offered from time to time by VajraTV on any of the Sites are referred to collectively as the “VajraTV Services.”

VajraTV reserves the right, from time to time, with or without notice to you, to change these Terms of Use in our sole and absolute discretion. The most current version of these Terms of Use can be reviewed by clicking on the “Terms of Use” located at the bottom of the pages of the VajraTV website. The most current version of the Terms of Use will supersede all previous versions.

2. ACCESS AND USE OF THE VajraTV SERVICES

License Grant: VajraTV hereby grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access and make personal, non-commercial use of the VajraTV Services. VajraTV owns and retains all rights to the VajraTV Services. The VajraTV Services are protected by intellectual property laws, including trademark, trade secret, copyright, and other laws.

The VajraTV Content: You may view VajraTV Contents only for your own personal, non-commercial use and you must not alter or remove any copyright and other proprietary notices marked on the VajraTV Content and you must explicitly credit VajraTV when the contents are not marked. The VajraTV Content provided to users as part of the VajraTV Services is owned by VajraTV and its licensors. Accordingly, the reproduction, duplication, distribution (including by way of email, facsimile or other electronic means), publication, modification, copying, translation, broadcast, distribution, performance, display, sale, or transmission of the VajraTV Content is strictly prohibited unless you have obtained the prior written consent of VajraTV in each instance or unless it is expressly permitted by VajraTV on a Site. The VajraTV Content covered by this restriction includes any text, graphics, logos, photographs, audio and video materials, and stills. In addition, you are strictly prohibited from creating derivative works, or materials that otherwise are derived from or based on in any way the VajraTV Content, including montages, mash-ups and similar videos, wallpaper, desktop themes, greeting cards, and merchandise, unless you have obtained the prior written consent of VajraTV in each instance or unless it is expressly permitted by VajraTV on a Site.

The Video Player: With respect to VajraTV ‘s video player, you must not modify, enhance, or otherwise alter in any way any portion of the video player or its underlying technology. This restriction includes disabling or otherwise modifying the video service in a manner that enables users to view the VajraTV Content without using the VajraTV video player. Also, you may not embed VajraTV ‘s video player on any website or other location that contains content that is unlawful, pornographic, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, harassing, vulgar, indecent, profane, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, encourages criminal conduct, gives rise to civil liability, violates any law, rule or regulation, infringes any right of any third party including intellectual property rights, or is otherwise inappropriate (collectively, “Unsuitable Material”).

Your Obligations: You agree not to directly or indirectly use the VajraTV Services in any manner that:

” violates the rights of others including patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, publicity or other proprietary rights; ” uses technology or other means to access the VajraTV Services that is not authorized by VajraTV (including disabling or circumventing any mechanisms for preventing the unauthorized reproduction or distribution of the VajraTV Services); ” accesses the VajraTV Services through any automated system, including “robots,” “spiders,” or “offline readers” (other than public search engines for the sole purpose of, and solely to the extent necessary for, creating publicly available search indices – but not caches or archives – of the VajraTV Services); ” attempts to introduce viruses or any other computer code, files or programs that interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; ” attempts to damage, disable, overburden, impair, or gain unauthorized access to the VajraTV servers, computer network, or user accounts; ” attempts to collect personally identifiable information in violation of VajraTV ‘s Privacy Policy; ” encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, or that gives rise to civil liability; ” harvests information about users for the purpose of sending, or to facilitate or encourage the sending of, unsolicited bulk or other communications; ” violates these Terms, guidelines or any policy posted on the VajraTV Site or any applicable law, rules or regulations; or ” interferes with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the VajraTV Services.

YOU AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS THE VajraTV PARTIES (AS DEFINED BELOW) FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL LIABILITIES, CLAIMS, DAMAGES, EXPENSES (INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEY’S FEES AND COSTS), AND OTHER LOSSES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO YOUR BREACH OR ALLEGED BREACH OF YOUR OBLIGATIONS SET FORTH ABOVE.

Downloads: In order to participate in certain VajraTV Services, you may be notified that it is necessary to download software or other materials or agree to additional terms and conditions. Unless otherwise provided by these additional terms and conditions, they are hereby incorporated into these Terms.

Suspension/Discontinuation: We reserve the right in our sole and absolute discretion to change, suspend or discontinue – temporarily or permanently – some or all of the VajraTV Services, at any time without notice. VajraTV will not be liable to you for any such modification, suspension or discontinuance of the VajraTV Services.

3. PAYMENTS, PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP, BILLING, AND REFUND POLICY
Access to VajraTV and use of the non-Premium Membership portion of VajraTV Services is free. VajraTV ’s Premium Membership is an optional service that you do not have to use if you are not interested in paying for it. You are also responsible for any costs you incur to access the internet.

Premium Memberships are billed in advance of each membership period. If you do not change or cancel before the end of your premium membership period, it will automatically renew for the same duration and price. We may modify, terminate, or otherwise amend all Premium Membership plans upon thirty (30) days notice to you. Such notice may be provided at any time by posting the changes to VajraTV or via email.

Premium Memberships are solely for your personal enjoyment and not to be shared with anyone else. We will not allow simultaneous login of the same account from more than one browser or computer.

We will not issue refunds or credits for periods of inactivity within an open account, service outages, or partially used periods. At any time, and for any reason, we may provide a refund, discount, or other consideration to some or all of our members (“credits”). The amount and form of such credits, and the decision to provide them, are at our sole and absolute discretion.

We will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modifications, price changes, or suspension or discontinuation of the VajraTV Services. Service fees are exclusive of all taxes, levies, or duties imposed by taxing authorities, and you are responsible for payment of all such taxes, levies, or duties. All credit card and payment information you provide are hosted by Paypal and we are not liable for any billing discrepancy or damage incurred by your use of Paypal.

We reserve the right to terminate your account for excessive usage, account sharing, resale, abuse, or any or no reason.

If you have any questions about billing, please use our contact form.

4. ACCOUNTS AND REGISTRATION
We may from time to time offer various features that require registration or the creation of an account on VajraTV . If at any time you choose to register or create an account with us, these additional terms and conditions also will apply.

All registration information you submit must be accurate and updated. Please keep your password confidential. You will not have to reveal it to any representative of any Site. You are responsible for all use on your account, including unauthorized use by any third party. Therefore, it is critical that you do not share your password with anyone. Please notify us at support@VajraTV .com as soon as you know of, or suspect any unauthorized use of, your account. Please also make sure to notify us if your registration information changes, in case we need to contact you.

We reserve the right to immediately terminate your account or your use of the VajraTV Services at any time without notice or liability if VajraTV determines in its sole discretion that you have breached this Terms of Use, violated any law, rule, or regulation, or engaged in other inappropriate conduct. We also reserve the right to terminate your account or your use of the VajraTV Services if such use places an undue burden on our networks or servers.

5. COLLECTION AND USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
For information about VajraTV ‘s policies and practices regarding the collection and use of your personally identifiable information, please read VajraTV ‘s Privacy Policy. The Privacy Policy is incorporated by reference and made part of this Terms of Use. Thus, by agreeing to this Terms of Use, you agree that your presence on the VajraTV Site and use of the VajraTV Services on any of the Sites are governed by the VajraTV Privacy Policy in effect at the time of your use.

6. USER REVIEWS, COMMENTS, AND OTHER MATERIAL
Your Posts: As part of the VajraTV Services, users may have an opportunity to publish, transmit, submit or otherwise post (collectively, “Post”) reviews, comments or other materials (collectively, “User Material”). In order to keep the VajraTV Services enjoyable for all of our users, we ask you to adhere to the following rules.

Please choose carefully the User Material you Post. Please limit yourself to User Material directly relevant to the VajraTV Services. Moreover, you must not Post User Material that: (a) contains Unsuitable Material; or (b) improperly claims the identity of another person. You should also be careful if you decide to Post personally identifiable information, such as your full name, email address, telephone number or street address.

You must be, or have first obtained permission from, the rightful owner of any User Material you Post. By submitting User Material, you represent and warrant that you own the User Material or otherwise have the right to grant VajraTV the license provided below; you also represent and warrant that the Posting of your User Material does not violate any right of any party, including privacy rights, publicity rights, and intellectual property rights. In addition, you agree to pay for all royalties, fees, and other payments owed to any party by reason of your Posting User Material. VajraTV will remove all User Material if properly notified that such User Material infringes on another person’s rights. You understand that VajraTV does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any User Material.

VajraTV does not claim any ownership rights in User Material you Post. After Posting your User Material, you continue to retain all ownership rights. By Posting your User Material, you grant VajraTV a limited non-exclusive, transferable, sublicensable, worldwide, royalty-free, fully paid-up, perpetual, irrevocable license to use, display, reproduce, transmit, distribute, modify, delete from, add to, prepare derivative works of, publicly perform, and publish such User Material through the VajraTV Services, in any media formats and any media channels now known or hereinafter created. By Posting your User Material, you also hereby grant each user of the VajraTV Services a non-exclusive limited license to access your User Material through the Sites, and to use, display, reproduce, distribute, and perform such User Material as permitted through the functionality of the VajraTV Services and under these Terms of Use.

Third Party Posts: Despite these restrictions, please be aware that some material provided by users may be objectionable, unlawful, inaccurate or inappropriate. VajraTV does not endorse any User Material, and User Material that is Posted does not reflect the opinions or policies of VajraTV. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor User Material and to restrict or remove User Material that we determine, in our sole discretion, is inappropriate. In no event does VajraTV assume any responsibility or liability whatsoever for any User Material, and you agree to waive any legal or equitable rights or remedies you may have against VajraTV with respect to such User Material.

7. LINKED WEBSITES AND ADVERTISING
Third Party Websites: If we provide links or pointers to other websites, no inference or assumption should be made that VajraTV operates, controls, or is otherwise connected with these websites. When you click on a link within the VajraTV Services, we will not warn you that you have left a Site and are subject to the terms and conditions (including privacy policies) of the destination website You are fully responsible for reviewing the terms of use and privacy policy of any website before you provide any confidential information or engage in any transactions. You should not rely on these Terms for another website.

You acknowledge and agree that VajraTV is not responsible for the content or practices of any other website, even if it links to the VajraTV Site or any of the other Sites and even if the website is operated by a company affiliated or otherwise connected with VajraTV . By using the VajraTV Services, you acknowledge and agree that VajraTV is not responsible or liable to you for any content or other materials hosted and served from any third party website.

Advertisements: VajraTV takes no responsibility for advertisements or any third party material Posted on any of the Sites, nor does it take any responsibility for the products or services provided by advertisers.

8. TRADEMARKS
VajraTV, the VajraTV logo, www.VajraTV .com, and other VajraTV marks, graphics, logos, scripts, and sounds are trademarks of VajraTV Corp. None of the VajraTV trademarks may be copied, downloaded or otherwise exploited without VajraTV ‘s prior consent.

9. UNSOLICITED SUBMISSIONS
VajraTV does not knowingly accept unsolicited submissions including, videos, pictures, articles, information, suggestions or ideas. VajraTV policy is to delete any such submission without reading it. Therefore, any similarity between an unsolicited submission and any elements in any VajraTV creative work would be purely coincidental.

10. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES, LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNITY
YOU AGREE THAT USE OF THE VajraTV SERVICES IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE VajraTV SERVICES, INCLUDING THE VajraTV SITE AND THE OTHER SITES, THE VajraTV CONTENT, USER MATERIAL AND ANY OTHER MATERIALS CONTAINED ON OR PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITES, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ARE PROVIDED WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, VajraTV DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE; NON-INFRINGEMENT OR THAT THE VajraTV SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, FREE OF VIRUSES AND OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, ACCURATE, ERROR FREE OR RELIABLE.

IN NO EVENT SHALL VajraTV OR ITS AFFILIATES, AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE INVESTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND SUPPLIERS (COLLECTIVELY, THE “VajraTV PARTIES”), BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OF PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO THE USE OF THE VajraTV SERVICES (INCLUDING ANY INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES ADVERTISED IN, OBTAINED ON OR PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITES), WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY, EVEN IF THE VajraTV PARTIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. NOTHING IN THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SHALL EXCLUDE OR LIMIT OUR LIABILITY FOR DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE OR FOR FRAUDULENT MISREPRESENTATION.

YOU AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS THE VajraTV PARTIES FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL LIABILITIES, CLAIMS, DAMAGES, EXPENSES (INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEY’S FEES AND COSTS), AND OTHER LOSSES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO YOUR BREACH OR ALLEGED BREACH OF THESE TERMS AND YOUR USE OF THE VajraTV SERVICES.

11. NOTICE AND PROCEDURE FOR CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT
If you believe that any VajraTV Content, User Material or other material provided through the VajraTV Services, including through a link, infringes your copyright, you should notify VajraTV of your infringement claim in accordance with the procedure set forth below.

We will process each notice of alleged infringement which VajraTV receives and take appropriate action in accordance with applicable intellectual property laws. A notification of claimed copyright infringement should be emailed to copyrights@vajratv.com

To be effective, the notification must be in writing and contain the following information: (a) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; (b) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; (c) a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the VajraTV Services that is reasonably sufficient to enable VajraTV to identify and locate the material; (d) how VajraTV can contact you, such as your address, telephone number, and email address; (e) a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (f) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

VajraTV has a policy of terminating infringers in appropriate circumstances.

12. GENERAL INFORMATION
Choice of Law: This Terms of Use is governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York without giving effect to principles of conflicts of law. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in New York City, New York.

No Waiver/Reliance: The waiver or failure of us to exercise in any respect any right provided for in these Terms of Use shall not be deemed a waiver of the subject right or any further right under these terms of Use.

Integration, Amendment, and Severability: Please note that this Terms of Use constitutes the entire legal agreement between you and VajraTV and governs your use of the VajraTV Services (but excluding any services, if any, that VajraTV may provide to you under a separate written agreement), and completely replaces any prior agreements between you and VajraTV in relation to the VajraTV Services. If any provision of these Terms is unlawful, void or unenforceable, that provision is deemed severable from these Terms and does not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. VajraTV may change this Terms of Use at any time and such change shall be effective upon posting the new Terms of Use on the VajraTV Site at http://www.vajratv.com/terms-of-use/ Any visit to the VajraTV Site or use of the VajraTV Services on any of the Sites by you after the new Terms are posted will indicate your agreement to such change. Therefore, it is important you read these Terms regularly to ensure you are familiar with the most updated terms.

Survival: All rights and obligations of the parties that by their nature are intended to survive the termination of these Terms of Use or your use of the VajraTV Services shall survive such termination.