LIVEARENA® BROADCAST SERVICE

THESE TERMS OF USE AND ALL EXHIBITS HERETO, ARE PART OF A LEGALLY BINDING AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU (THE "PUBLISHER") AND LIVEARENA® AB ("LIVEARENA®") IN RELATION TO YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE LiveArena® Broadcast SERVICE ("THE SERVICE").
  1. INTRODUCTION

    These terms of use (the "Terms of Use") and the separate Privacy Statement apply to your access to and use of this service (the "Service"), accessible thru LiveArena®, Swedish registration number 556747-5172, Box 5207, 102 45 Stockholm, Sweden, e-mail: info@livearena.com.

    By entering into this Agreement with LiveArena® and registering as a Publisher with the Service, the Publisher agrees to read and be bound by these Terms of Use as well as the Privacy Statement to the extent applicable.

  2. ACCOUNTS

    The Publisher will gain access to LiveArena® Broadcast, when an account in the Service ("Account") has been created for the Publisher. As an Account holder, the Publisher is responsible for ensuring information provided upon registration or otherwise in the Publishers communication with LiveArena® is true and accurate. It is Your responsibility to protect and ascertain if anyone who is unauthorized has gained access to the Publishers login details or Account. You are aware that a breach of this provision is considered a material breach, which in accordance with Section 5 gives LiveArena® the right to terminate the Publishers subscription. The Publisher is responsible for all activities that occur under the Publishers account, regardless of whether the activities are undertaken by the Publisher, the Publishers employees or a third party (including the Publishers contractors or agents) and, except to the extent caused by our breach of this Agreement, LiveArena® is not responsible for unauthorized access to the Publishers account.

  3. AMENDMENTS

    LiveArena® reserves the right to change any or all of the terms and conditions in the Terms of Use and the Privacy Statement at any time. LiveArena® will notify the Publisher of any amendments which may have a negative effect on the Publishers use of the LiveArena® Broadcast Service no less than 30 days prior to enforcement and will make the revised Terms of Use available via the LiveArena® Broadcast website. If the Publisher does not accept the notified amendments, the Publisher may terminate the Publishers subscription of the LiveArena® Broadcast Service by giving LiveArena® notice thereof before the amendments become effective. If the Publisher has not terminated the subscription within this time, the Publisher is deemed to have accepted the amended Terms of Use. If the Publisher terminates the subscription in accordance with Section 5, such termination shall take effect from the date that the amended Terms of Use are put into force.

  4. PRICES AND PAYMENT

    Prices and payment methods for the LiveArena® Broadcast Services are available on LiveArena® website, www.livearena.com.

  5. TERM AND TERMINATION

    These Terms of Use apply to the Publishers use of the Service during the Publishers subscription or until the Service is terminated in accordance with what is set out below.

    As a Publisher you have the right to cancel the subscription to the LiveArena® Broadcast Service at any time. To cancel the subscription follow the instruction for deletion of an add-on in the Microsoft Azure administration portal. Upon cancelation, the Publisher will be billed for the remainder of the active monthly billing period at the Publishers current plan rate. If the Publisher terminates the subscription during a period for which the Publisher has already paid, LiveArena® does not credit any fees for the remaining period.

    LiveArena® may at any time terminate this agreement if: (i) the Publisher commits a material breach of these Terms of Use, (ii) LiveArena® is obliged to terminate the agreement under applicable law (i.e. if the provision of the Service or the LiveArena® Content to the Publisher becomes unlawful), or (iii) LiveArena® ceases to provide the Service or any other services in connection thereto. In case of termination of this agreement in accordance with (i)-(iii) above, LiveArena® shall give notice of such termination in advance and, if applicable, credit any fees paid for the remaining subscription period.

  6. ADDITIONAL TERMS OF USE

    Certain areas or features of the Service may be subject to additional terms and conditions and/or payment. In order to gain access to such areas or features, the Publisher will be required to accept such additional terms and conditions and/or provide payment to LiveArena®. If there is a conflict between these Terms of Use and any such additional terms of use, the latter shall take precedence as for the Publishers access to such areas or features of the Service.

  7. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

    "LiveArena® Content" is any type of material or content in the Service which is not Publisher Content (as defined below), including but not limited to text, data (including data or information generated as a result of operating the Service), graphics, logos, button icons, images, photos, audio clips and software. LiveArena® (and its licensors, where applicable) shall exclusively own all right, title, and interest, including all related intellectual property rights, in and to the LiveArena® Content. "Publisher Content" is any content, such as live or file based video and metadata, published thru the Service by a Publisher. The Publisher (and its licensors, where applicable) shall exclusively own all right, title, and interest, including all related intellectual property rights, in and to the Publisher Content. The Publisher acknowledges that the LiveArena® Content and Publisher Content in the Service may be protected by copyright or other intellectual property rights. Subject to the Publishers acceptance of these Terms of Use, the Publisher may access and use the Service, and LiveArena® Content in the Service to the extent permitted by these Terms of Use. LiveArena® does not permit any activities in the Service or by using the LiveArena® Broadcast Service that may infringe the copyright or other intellectual property rights or otherwise violate any rights of a third party. The Publisher may not modify, adapt, prepare derivative works based on, publish, transmit, perform, display, broadcast, distribute, sell, license or in any other way exploit the LiveArena® Content. If the Publisher suspects that any content in the Service may infringe the copyright or other intellectual property rights of a third party, or otherwise violate any rights of a third party, the Publisher shall notify LiveArena® thereof without undue delay.

  8. SERVICE LEVELS

    LiveArena® provides the Service at the connection point, i.e. where the Service is connected via a public electronic communication network. LiveArena® undertakes to use its best efforts to ensure that the Publisher has access to the Service at the connection point and that the Service shall operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with external connectivity at 99.9% of the time with no single unscheduled outage exceeding 4 hours. The aforementioned excludes any planned downtime for system maintenance. Even though LiveArena® will use its reasonable endeavors to ensure that the Service and the facilities thereon are available at all times and that any material or other content supplied by LiveArena® in the Service is true, accurate and error free, LiveArena® cannot guarantee this and provides no warranties unless expressly stated in these Terms of Use. The Publisher is aware that the Service may be subject to reasonable interruptions due to maintenance, updates or technical remedies that LiveArena®, in its sole discretion, deems necessary. LiveArena® will use its reasonable endeavors to minimize any adverse effects of such interruptions for system users and viewers.

  9. RESTRICTIONS OF USE

    The Publisher acknowledges and agrees to that the Publisher has sole responsibility for the Publishers activities in the Service, and shall abide by all applicable local, national, and foreign, laws, treaties and regulations in connection with the Publishers use of the Service and the LiveArena® Content. Subject to the Publishers acceptance of these Terms of use, LiveArena® grants the Publisher the right to access and use the Service and the LiveArena® Content. The Publisher acknowledges and agrees to that the Publishers failure to comply with these Terms of Use when accessing and using the Service and the LiveArena® Content constitutes a breach of the Publishers agreement with LiveArena®. When the Publisher access and use the Service and LiveArena® Content, the Publisher undertakes not to: (i) distribute, in whole or in part, any LiveArena® Specific Content in any medium without the prior written consent of LiveArena®, (ii) change or modify any part of the Service or the LiveArena® Content, (iii) gain access to any content in the Service by using any other technology or means than those used on the Service or otherwise approved by LiveArena®, (iv) attempt to circumvent, deactivate or in any other manner try to interfere with any security functions in the Service, or functions which prevent or limits the use of any content in the Service, or which limits the use of the Service or the LiveArena® Content, (v) harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, without their consent, (vi) attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Service, through password mining or other means, (vii) spread any viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, or any other harmful or deleterious programs in the Service, and (viii) interfere with another users use and enjoyment of the Service. The Service is only intended to be used for streaming and file based video, which is a simultaneous digital transmission of the content from the Service via the Internet. Thus, the Publisher may not download (temporarily or permanently), copy, reproduce, store, transmit, show, sell, license, redistribute, or any other way exploit any LiveArena® Content, without the prior written consent of LiveArena®. The Publisher acknowledges and agrees to that the Publisher has sole responsibility, and that LiveArena® does not have any responsibility towards the Publisher or any third party, for any violations of the Publishers obligations under these Terms of Use and the consequences (including loss or damage incurred for LiveArena®) by such violations.

    The Publisher may not rent, lease, lend, resell, transfer, or host the Service, or any portion thereof, to or for third parties. An entity, whether incorporated or not, that is controlled by, controls, or is under common control with the Publisher ("Affiliate") shall not be considered a third party under this section. "Control" means the ability, whether directly or indirectly, to direct the affairs of another by means of ownership, contract or otherwise. The Publisher is responsible for all Affiliate's activities that occur under the Publishers account.

    In cases where the use of the Service entails harm or risk of harm to LiveArena® or the Service, LiveArena® is entitled to temporarily cut off or limit access to the Service. LiveArena® may not, in so doing, take any other action than is justifiable in the circumstances. Publisher shall be notified about the limitation of access to the Service as soon as circumstances allow and Publisher will work with LiveArena® to resolve the issue as expeditiously as possible. LiveArena® agrees to promptly restore access to the Service as soon as the underlying issue has been resolved and there is no longer a reasonable risk of harm to LiveArena® s network and the Service.

  10. COMPLAINTS

    In case of defects, damages or delays for which LiveArena® is liable, the Publisher must notify LiveArena® of the complaint. In order for us to handle the Publishers complaint in a satisfactory manner, the Publisher should submit a written complaint with full information about the complaint, such as a detailed specification of the defect, damage or delay, date and time of its occurrence, duration, which internet service provider used, and the Publishers contact details. If a defect, damage or delay for which LiveArena® is liable, has caused interruptions in the Service during a period for which the Publisher has already paid, LiveArena® will compensate the Publisher by crediting an amount corresponding to the fees for the period that the Service was unavailable. Such compensation is limited to direct damage, excluding all indirect damage, including but not limited to the loss of data or content. The total damages payable shall never exceed the amount paid by the Publisher for the Service.

  11. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

    LIVEARENA® MAKES NO REPRESENTATION, WARRANTY, OR GUARANTEE THAT THE SERVICE AND THE LIVEARENA® CONTENT WILL BE FREE OF ERRORS. LIVEARENA® DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT (A) THE USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE ERROR-FREE OR OPERATE IN COMBINATION WITH ANY OTHER HARDWARE, SOFTWARE, SYSTEM, OR DATA; (B) THE SERVICE WILL MEET PUBLISHERS REQUIREMENTS OR EXPECTATIONS; (C) ANY STORED DATA WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE; OR (D) ERRORS OR DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED. THE SERVICE AND ALL CONTENT IS PROVIDED TO PUBLISHER STRICTLY ON AN "AS IS" BASIS. ALL CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE HEREBY DISCLAIMED TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW BY LIVEARENA®.

  12. INDEMNIFICATION

    The Publisher agrees to indemnify and hold LiveArena® harmless from and against any and all claims, costs, damages, losses, liabilities, and expenses (including attorneys fees and costs) arising out of or in connection with a claim alleging that the Publisher has infringed the rights of, or has caused harm to, a third party, or a claim, which if true, would constitute a violation by the Publisher of the Publishers warranties or a breach of these Terms of Use.

  13. MISCELLANEOUS

    The Publisher may not assign the Account or any of the Publishers rights and obligations in accordance with these Term and Conditions to a third party, without the prior written consent of LiveArena®. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, then such provision(s) shall be construed, as nearly as possible, to reflect the intentions of the invalid or unenforceable provision(s), with all other provisions remaining in full force and effect. LiveArena®s failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by LiveArena® in writing.

  14. GOVERNING LAW AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION

    These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Sweden, with the exception of its conflicts of law rules. In case of any disputes arising out of or in connection with these Terms of Use, the Publisher should notify LiveArena® thereof. LiveArena® and the Publisher should at first hand try to reach an agreement in any such dispute. The aforementioned does not limit the parties rights to bring an action to a competent general court.