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Steinway & Sons (also referred to as the "Company") is pleased to provide you with this Website ("Website") and its content for informational purposes. Please carefully read these Terms and Conditions of Use ("Terms and Conditions of Use") relating to the use of our Website. By using our Website, you agree to these Terms and Conditions of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions of Use, please do not use our Website. We reserve the right to revise these Terms and Conditions of Use or any portion of them at any time without notice by updating this posting. You are bound by any revisions and should periodically visit this page to review the current Terms and Conditions of Use that apply to your use of our Website. If you violate any of these Terms or Conditions of Use, your permission to use the materials automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of the materials.
Throughout these Terms and Conditions of Use, the words "we," "us" and "our" refer to Steinway & Sons and all of its business divisions and subsidiaries collectively.
Use of Materials and Intellectual Property Rights
We authorize you to view, copy, and reproduce any of the contents of this Website provided that you agree to and abide by the Terms and Conditions of Use contained herein (and in any separate agreement that you enter into with us).
Intellectual property laws under both United States and International laws protect the materials and the unauthorized use of these materials may violate these laws. You must retain all proprietary notices contained in the original materials on any copy you make of the materials. You may not sell or modify the materials or reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute, or otherwise use the materials in any way for any public or commercial purpose. The use of the materials on any other Website or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited. Nothing on this Website or any of our websites shall be construed as conferring any license under any of our or any third party's intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication, or otherwise. We prohibit the use of our trademark(s), or any related graphic(s), as a "hot link" to any Website unless approved by us.
Digital Millennium Copyright Act
We require users to respect our and our licensor’s copyrights, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights and shall enforce the same to the fullest extent of the law. We likewise respect the intellectual property of others. If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that the Spirio Application contains elements that infringe upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) by providing our Designated Agent (as set forth below) with the following information in writing (see 17 U.S.C. 512(c)(3) for further details):
a) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
b) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works on the Spirio Application are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works on the Application;
c) 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 us to locate the material;
d) Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if applicable, e-mail address;
e) A statement that you have 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; and
f) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Written notification of claimed infringement must be submitted to our Designated Agent email@example.com or Steinway Musical Instruments, Inc. at 1 Steinway Place, Astoria, NY 11105, Attention: Legal Department.
For clarity, only DMCA notices should be sent to the Designated Agent and any other feedback, comments, requests for technical support, and other communications should be directed to Company customer service by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. You acknowledge and agree that if you fail to comply with all of the requirements of this Section 17, your DMCA notice may not be valid.
Links to Third Party Sites
We have provided links to certain third party websites as a courtesy. By providing these links, we are not endorsing, adopting or agreeing with any of the content of the linked sites or the products or services of that third party. We do not review or control the content of third party sites and that content is not part of our Website. We expressly disclaim any responsibility for the content of any third party sites linked to our Website or the products or services of that third party. We do not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on third party websites or the products or services of third parties. We urge you to use discretion when you access any third party sites linked to our Website.
Disclaimers of Warranty, Liability, and Consequential Damages
We do not warrant that the Website will operate error-free or that the Website and its server are free of computer viruses and other harmful goods. If your use of the Website results in the need for servicing or replacing equipment or data, we are not responsible for those costs.
The information on the Website is provided on an 'as is' basis without any express or implied warranties of any kind and, as such, we shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, incidental and consequential damages, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from the use or inability to use the Website, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not we are advised of the possibility of such damages. In no event shall our total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action (whether in contract, tort, including without limitation negligence, or otherwise) exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing this Website.
The Website may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. We will make a good faith effort to update the Website but we do not have a duty to update the Website. Your use of the Website is at your own risk. Changes can be made to the Website at any time.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold us, our affiliates, officers, directors, employees and agents harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, alleging or resulting from your use of the materials (including software) or your breach of these Terms and Conditions of Use.
Choice of Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York without regard to any conflict of law provisions thereof. Any action related to these Terms and Conditions of Use shall be brought only in the state courts of and federal courts in the State of New York and all parties waive any objection to the personal jurisdiction of and venue in such courts.
If any provision or part of these Terms and Conditions of Use is held invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, the other remaining provisions or parts of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall remain in full force and effect.
These Terms and Conditions of Use represent the entire agreement between you and the Company to the subject matter herein and shall not be modified except by the Company as provided herein or through a written document signed by both parties.
These Terms and Conditions of Use were last updated: 05/31/2012