Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE “COLOSSAL CLUSTERFEST” SITE. By using the “COLOSSAL CLUSTERFEST” website, you signify your agreement to these terms of use. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please do not use the “COLOSSAL CLUSTERFEST” website. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms at any time. Please check these terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of the “COLOSSAL CLUSTERFEST” website following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.

COLOSSAL CLUSTERFEST USER AGREEMENT

The following are the terms and conditions for use of www.clusterfest.com and various other Web Sites and web pages (collectively, "Colossal Clusterfest") in support of the Colossal Clusterfest Music and Arts Festival (collectively, the "Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites"). This User Agreement applies to the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites and does not apply to the content of third parties.

The Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites are offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices. Your use of a particular Colossal Clusterfest Web Site may also be subject to additional terms, codes of conduct or guidelines that govern use of those sites, including without limitation, particular features or offers (for example, contests or chat areas), and that are outlined on that Colossal Clusterfest Web Site (the "Additional Terms").

In the event that any of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein conflict with the Additional Terms or other terms and guidelines contained within any particular Colossal Clusterfest Web Site, then these terms shall control.

TERMINATION

These terms are effective until terminated by either party. You may terminate these terms at any time by discontinuing use of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Site and destroying all materials obtained from any and all such sites and all related documentation and all copies and installations thereof, whether made under these terms or otherwise. Your access to the Colossal Clusterfest Web Site may be terminated immediately without notice from us if in our sole discretion you fail to comply with any term or provision of these terms. Upon termination, you must cease use of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Site and destroy all materials obtained from such site and all copies thereof, whether made under these terms or otherwise.

PRIVACY AND PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

Click Here to see the Privacy Statement for disclosures relating to the collection and use of your personal information.

MODIFICATION OF THESE TERMS OF USE

Colossal Clusterfest reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites are offered. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions. Your continued use of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.

PERSONAL AND NON-COMMERCIAL USE LIMITATION; INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

Unless otherwise specified, the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites are for your personal and non-commercial use. The content available and any services made available through the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites is the property of Colossal Clusterfest or its licensors and is protected by copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws. You may not modify, copy, upload, download, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites. You acknowledge that Colossal Clusterfest retains exclusive ownership (or is the licensee) of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites, all content, materials and information contained therein, and all intellectual property rights associated therewith. Except as expressly provided herein, you are not granted any rights or license to patents, copyrights, trademarks or trade secrets with respect to the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites or their contents, and Colossal Clusterfest reserves all rights not expressly granted hereunder. Without the advance express written permission of an authorized representative of Colossal Clusterfest, you may not "meta-search" the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites, send, or cause to be sent, any automated queries of any sort to the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites, or use the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites in any commercial manner. "Automated queries" shall include but not be limited to using any software that sends queries to any Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites to determine how a web site "ranks" on any Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES

The Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites may contain links to third party web sites ("Linked Sites") including but not limited to links to relevant portions of third party social media sites. The Linked Sites are not under the control of Colossal Clusterfest, and Colossal Clusterfest is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Colossal Clusterfest is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site nor is Colossal Clusterfest responsible if the Linked Site is not working appropriately. Colossal Clusterfest is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Colossal Clusterfest of the site or any association with its operators. You are responsible for viewing and abiding by the privacy policies and terms of use posted at the Linked Sites.

Any dealings with third parties (including advertisers) included within the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites or participation in promotions, including the delivery of and the payment for goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings or promotions, are solely between you and the advertiser or other third party. Colossal Clusterfest shall not be responsible or liable for any part of any such dealings or promotions.

NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE

As a condition of your use of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites, you will not use the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices nor cause damage to any third party. You may not use the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites (or the network(s) connected to any Colossal Clusterfest Web Site) or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of any Colossal Clusterfest Web Site. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites.

NOTICE AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT

Pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2) ("DMCA"), Colossal Clusterfest has designated an agent to receive notifications of claimed copyright infringement relating to the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites (the "Designated Agent"). All such notifications relating to the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites must be a written communication and must include the following information:

  1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
  2. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.
  3. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit Colossal Clusterfest personnel to locate the material.
  4. Information reasonably sufficient to permit Colossal Clusterfest to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and/or electronic mail address.
  5. A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
  6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Claims of infringement which include the above required information must be submitted via postal mail, fax or e-mail to Colossal Clusterfest' Designated Agent as follows:

COMMUNITY FEATURES

Colossal Clusterfest may offer opportunities for you to transmit messages, information, ideas, opinions, images, audio, video, creative works or other information or material (collectively, the "Submitted Content") in connection with various features of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites including, but not limited to, profiles, forums, bulletin boards, wiki, vanity email, auctions, contests, games, blogs, audio and/or video submissions, message boards, Q&A features and chat features (collectively, the "Community Features"). You are solely responsible for your Submitted Content and must use the Community Features in a responsible manner. Colossal Clusterfest may also offer opportunities for you to transmit messages, information, ideas, opinions, images, audio, video, creative works or other information or material via third party social networking websites and products ("Third Party Social Networking Features"). Any use of Third Party Social Networking Features is subject to the then current terms of use of the applicable third party website or product and not this Agreement, unless you are notified otherwise, in which case the terms and conditions set forth in such notification will apply.

In order to participate in Community Features, you may be asked to register an account by providing certain personal information such as your name and/or email address. The Privacy Policy of this Website explains how such information may be collected and used. In consideration of your use of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites, you agree (i) to provide accurate, current and complete information about yourself as may be prompted by any registration forms ("Registration Data"); (ii) to maintain the security of your password and identification provides, if any; (iii) to maintain and promptly update Registration Data and any other information you provide to Colossal Clusterfest, and to keep it accurate, current and complete; (iv) not to sell, transfer or assign your account; and (v) to be fully responsible for all use of your account and for any actions that take place using your account.

Colossal Clusterfest and its third-party providers ("Vendors") do not monitor, endorse, edit or screen your Submitted Content, although Colossal Clusterfest and its Vendors reserve the right to do so, and neither Colossal Clusterfest nor its Vendors shall be liable for your Submitted Content. You acknowledge that your Submitted Content is not confidential and that your Submitted Content may be read, intercepted by others and widely accessible on the Internet and/or via other interactive media, and that you have no expectation of privacy with regard to any such submission. You acknowledge that by submitting your Submitted Content via any of the available Community Features, no confidential, fiduciary, contractually implied or other relationship is created between you and Colossal Clusterfest or between you and Colossal Clusterfest’ Vendors other than as expressly set forth in this Agreement. You acknowledge that Colossal Clusterfest is not responsible for, and cannot and does not guarantee, the accuracy, completeness or reliability of information in any material posted or submitted by any user of the Community Features. You represent that your Submitted Content is an original work by you or that you have all necessary rights in it and to submit it to Colossal Clusterfest under the terms of this Agreement. You further agree that you are solely liable for any and all costs, claims, demands, investigations, liabilities, losses, damages, judgments, settlements, costs and expenses, including attorneys' fees, connected to or arising from your breach of any representation or warranty, or other violation of this Agreement. If Colossal Clusterfest determines, in Colossal Clusterfest’ sole discretion and judgment, that your Submitted Content violates, or may violate, any of the terms of this Agreement, Colossal Clusterfest reserves the right to (a) refuse to allow you to upload information or otherwise transmit material; (b) remove and delete your Submitted Content; (c) revoke your right to use the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites and/or any Community Features; and/or (d) use any technological, legal, operational or other means available to Colossal Clusterfest to enforce the provisions of this Agreement, including, without limitation, blocking specific IP addresses or deactivating your registration on this or any of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites and any of the Community Features.

You are solely responsible for your interactions with other users of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other users of any Community Features.

By transmitting your Submitted Content via the Community Features, you grant, and represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to Colossal Clusterfest a worldwide, perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, sub-licensable and irrevocable right and license to use, reproduce, prepare derivative works based upon, distribute, perform, sell and display your Submitted Content for any purpose throughout the universe, in whole or in part, in any form, media or technology known or hereafter developed.

INDEMNIFICATION

You hereby agree to indemnify and hold Colossal Clusterfest and all Colossal Clusterfest Entities, harmless from all claims, liabilities, damages and expenses (including attorneys' fees and expenses) arising out of or relating to: (A) your use of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites and the products, merchandise, tickets and/or services purchased via the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites; or (B) any alleged breach of this Agreement by you. For purposes of this Agreement, the "Colossal Clusterfest Entities" shall mean, San Francisco Festivals, LLC and all of the parent, subsidiary, affiliated and related persons and entities, and all of the officers, directors, shareholders, members, managers, employees, contractors and agents of each of the foregoing, and any entity which, now or in the future, controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with any of the foregoing or which presents or operates the Colossal Clusterfest Music and Arts Festival, including all of their officers, directors, shareholders, members, managers, employees, contractors or agents.

LIABILITY DISCLAIMER

The information, software, products, and services included in or available through the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites and to the information therein. Colossal Clusterfest and/or its respective suppliers may make improvements and/or changes in the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites at any time. Advice or information received via the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites should not be relied upon for personal, medical, legal or financial decisions and you should consult an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your situation. The Colossal Clusterfest Entities and/or their respective suppliers make no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, lack of viruses or other harmful components and accuracy of the information, software, products, services and related graphics contained within the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites for any purpose. All such information, software, products, services and related graphics are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. Colossal Clusterfest and/or its respective suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, services and related graphics, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, workmanlike effort, title and non-infringement. you specifically agree that the Colossal Clusterfest Entities shall not be responsible for unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data, any material or data sent or received or not sent or received, or any transactions entered into through the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites. You specifically agree that the Colossal Clusterfest Entities are not responsible or liable for any threatening, defamatory, obscene, offensive or illegal content or conduct of any other party or any infringement of another's rights, including intellectual property rights. You specifically agree that the Colossal Clusterfest Entities are not responsible for any content sent using and/or included in an Colossal Clusterfest Web Site by any third party.

The Colossal Clusterfest Entities’ liability is limited to the maximum extent permitted by law. In no event shall the Colossal Clusterfest Entities and/or their employees, parents, subsidiaries, contractors, agents or suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any other damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites, with the delay or inability to use the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites or related services, the provision of, or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites, or otherwise arising out of the use of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if the Colossal Clusterfest Entities or any of their suppliers have been advised of the possibility of damages. Because some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you. If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites, or with any of these Terms of Use, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites.

STORAGE SPACE AND OTHER LIMITATIONS

You agree that Colossal Clusterfest may establish limits concerning use of any Colossal Clusterfest service offered on an Colossal Clusterfest Web Site, including without limitation the maximum number of days that e-mail messages will be retained, the maximum number of e-mail messages that may be sent, the maximum size of an e-mail message that may be sent from or received by an account on any Colossal Clusterfest Web Site or service, the maximum disk space that will be allotted on Colossal Clusterfest’ servers on your behalf, and the maximum number of times and duration you may access any Colossal Clusterfest Web Site in a given period of time.

You agree that the Colossal Clusterfest Entities have no responsibility or liability for the deletion, corruption or failure to store any messages or other content maintained or transmitted by any Colossal Clusterfest Web Site. You acknowledge that Colossal Clusterfest reserves the right to log off accounts that are inactive for an extended period of time.

Colossal Clusterfest makes no warranty that any Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites or service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free.

GENERAL

This agreement is governed by the laws of the State of California, U.S.A. You hereby irrevocably consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in the city and county of San Francisco, California, U.S.A, in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Colossal Clusterfest as a result of this agreement or use of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites. You agree to indemnify and hold Colossal Clusterfest, the Colossal Clusterfest Entities, their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim, demand, or damage, including reasonable attorneys' fees, asserted by any third party due to or arising out of your use of or conduct on the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites. Colossal Clusterfest reserves the right to disclose any personal information about you or your use of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites, including its contents, without your prior permission if Colossal Clusterfest has a good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (1) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (2) protect and defend the rights or property of the Colossal Clusterfest Entities or their affiliated companies; (3) enforce this User Agreement or any other Agreement relating to your use of any Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites; or (4) act to protect the interests of its partners and affiliates or others. Colossal Clusterfest' performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of Colossal Clusterfest' right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites or information provided to or gathered by Colossal Clusterfest with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect. Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and Colossal Clusterfest with respect to the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and Colossal Clusterfest with respect to the Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites. No waiver of any breach of any provision of these Terms of Use shall constitute a waiver of any prior, concurrent, or subsequent breach of the same or any other provisions hereof, and no waiver shall be effective unless made in writing and signed by an authorized representative of the waiving party. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.

NOTICE FOR CALIFORNIA CONSUMERS

Under California Civil Code Section 1789.3, California users of Colossal Clusterfest Web Sites are entitled to the following specific consumer rights notice: The Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs may be contacted and complaints may be filed online at www.dca.ca.gov/ or call 800.952.5210 to have a complaint form mailed to you.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT.

By accessing the Colossal Clusterfest Website and/or utilizing any related Colossal Clusterfest service, you acknowledge that you have read these Terms of Use and agree to be bound by them.