(last updated March 13th, 2002)
vanBasco Software (referred to as "vanBasco", "we", "our" and "us") provides services to persons using this site (referred to as "you" and "your") subject to the current terms and conditions. At this time they are as set out below subject to amendment as provided. Each time you use this site you should check for any revision to these. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS YOU MUST NOT USE THIS SITE.
Use of this Site
You may browse this site for personal entertainment and information. However, you may not distribute, modify, transmit, revise, change, reproduce, hire, duplicate, copy, sell, resell, or otherwise make available this site or any portion of this site for any commercial purpose without prior written permission by vanBasco except in connection with the use of the services of vanBasco. vanBasco and its affiliates reserve the right to refuse to provide its services without explanation and without limitation, if vanBasco believes that customer conduct violates applicable law or is harmful to the interests of vanBasco and its affiliates.
All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, and software is the property of vanBasco or its content suppliers and protected by E.U., German and international copyright laws. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on this site is the exclusive property of vanBasco and is protected by E.U., German, and international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of vanBasco or its software suppliers and protected by E.U., German and international copyright laws. The content and software on this site may be used only in connection with the services of vanBasco. Any other use, including, but not limited to, the reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republication, display, or performance of the content on this site is strictly prohibited.
"vanBasco" and all other marks over which vanBasco has a proprietary interest are the property of vanBasco. All other trademarks referred to on this website are the property of their respective owners. The vanBasco trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service that is likely to cause confusion among third parties, or in any manner that may disparage or discredit vanBasco.
Any communication or material you post or transmit to vanBasco over the Internet is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. By transmitting or posting any communication or material to this site you agree that vanBasco or any of its affiliates may use your communication as material for any purpose, including reproduction, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. Furthermore, do not post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic or profane material, or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offence or violate any law.
Reviews and Comments
vanBasco enables visitors to its site to give reviews and comments on services featured on the site. If you give any such reviews or comments on the site, you are deemed to grant vanBasco and its affiliates a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such reviews and comments throughout the world in any media. You also grant vanBasco and its affiliates and sub-licensees the right to use the name that you submit with any review or comment, if any, in connection with such review or comment.
This site is provided by vanBasco on an "AS IS" basis. To the full extent permissible by applicable law, vanBasco disclaims all representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, including without limitation, as to the operation of the site or the information, content, materials, products or services included on this site, in particular, the results of our search engine, as to quality, accuracy, completeness, legality, availability or suitability for any purpose whatsoever. We disclaim any liability or responsibility for monitoring, screening or verifying any content of any site for any reason, in particular, the legality of contents of any such site under whatever laws may be applicable. Neither vanBasco nor its affiliates shall be liable for direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential loss, including without limitation loss of profits, loss or corruption of data or any other loss or damage whatsoever, even if expressly advised of the possibility of such.
This site is created and controlled by vanBasco in Germany. The laws of Germany will govern these disclaimers, terms, and conditions, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. You agree to submit to the laws of Germany and the exclusive jurisdiction of the Munich courts for all matters arising in relation to this site. We reserve the right to make changes to our site and these disclaimers, terms, and conditions (including the Legal Notice) at any time by posting an updated version of such on this site, with immediate effect from such posting.
For our MIDI search engine, we deploy software to find appropriate links for you which currently processes several thousand files every day. We do not control the content of sites operated by third parties that may be linked from this site and we disclaim all liability and responsibility in relation to materials available at such sites. We do not endorse the provision of material such as music files that would infringe any applicable rights or laws. We provide, for persons who believe that their rights are being infringed on sites that may be linked from this site, a means for notifying us of such. This facility is provided as a mark of our good faith and no liability or responsibility is accepted by us in this regard.
The procedures for notifying us of a claim of infringement of your rights are set out below. These procedures are designed to allow us to assist rightholders, users of this site and us in preventing false or misleading notifications, incorrect or inappropriate claims. Failure to follow these procedures may result in us not being able to process your claim expeditiously or at all.