It’s our pleasure to welcome you as a user of our services. Fanity wish to bring you the latest updates, news and buzz about your favorite artists. The only way we can do this is to create your own personal stream which features all information about your favorite artists. To create such personal stream, we need some information from you and we have to automatically collect information about your use of our websites, API, SMS and other services further referred to as “Services”. By continuing to use Fanity or to sign up for an account you agree that this document “Agreement” is a legally binding document and you abide by the conditions of this Agreement. We advise you to carefully read this agreement. If you have any question, remarks or comments about this Agreement and its content, please let us know by sending us an email via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Would you like to receive a copy of this Agreement, you can mail us via email@example.com, with “request terms” in the subject line.
Sign-up and account security
If you sign-up for a Fanity account we ask you to follow some rules in order to keep Fanity a clean and trustworthy Service. We strive to create a simple sign up process, please find more information about the sign up process on the website.
You will not provide us with false personal information when you sign-up for a Fanity account.
If your under 13 you will not create a Fanity account.
You are responsible for safeguarding your personal password, therefore you will not share your password. We advise you to choose a strong password and recommend the use of upper and lower case letters, numbers and symbols. Do not share your password with others.
Accessing other accounts.
You will not access accounts that are not yours.
When we have disabled your account you will not create another account without our prior permission.
Account on others name.
You will not create an account on someone else’s name and/ or use someone else’s personal information, unless this person has given you explicit permission.
Transfer your account.
You will not transfer your account to any third party without our prior written permission.
Accurate and up-to-date.
You will keep your personal information accurate and up-to-date.
Remove or reclaim.
If we provide you with a unique username for your account we reserve the right to remove or reclaim it at any time. If we do, we always have a good reason, such as, but not exclusively, trademark infringement.
If you provide us with feedback on our product, you have to understand that we might use your feedback to improve our Services, we are not obligated to compensate you in any way for using your feedback.
You may use lyrics ("Lyrics") supplied by Gracenote, Inc. of Emeryville, California ("Gracenote") only for search and display. You agree that you will use Lyrics only for your own personal non-commercial use. You agree not to assign, copy, transfer, or transmit any Lyrics to any third party. YOU AGREE NOT TO USE OR EXPLOIT LYRICS EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PERMITTED HEREIN.
You agree that your license to search and display Lyrics will terminate if you violate any of these restrictions. If your license terminates, you agree to cease any and all use of Lyrics. Gracenote and its suppliers reserve all rights in Lyrics, including all ownership rights. You agree that Gracenote, Inc. may enforce its rights under this Agreement against you directly in its own name.
YOU AGREE TO NOT TO USE ANY COPYRIGHTED WORKS SUPPLIED OTHER THAN AS LICENSED. YOU AGREE NOT TO DEFEAT, EVADE OR CIRCUMVENT ANY SYSTEM DESIGNED TO PROTECT LYRICS FROM UNAUTHORIZED USES.
Each Lyric is licensed to you "AS IS." Gracenote, Fanity, and its suppliers make no representations or warranties, express or implied, regarding the accuracy of any Lyric. Gracenote and/or Fanity reserves the right to remove Lyrics for any cause that Gracenote and/or Fanity deems sufficient.
GRACENOTE, FANITY AND THEIR SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN NO CASE WILL GRACENOTE, FANITY OR THEIR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES OR FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR LOST REVENUES.
Prohibited content & rules
We respect others and the law, therefore we have strict rules on what content you are not allowed to publish via Fanity and what rules all our users should obey. We reserve the right to decide whether content you publish is prohibited or not. We reserve the right at all times to remove or refuse content at our own discretion.
Content that is discriminating to others regarding, race, culture, gender, age, religion or origin is prohibited from publishing on Fanity.
You will not harass, bully, intimidate or extort any of our users.
Collect user content and information.
You will not use automated means, such as, spiders, bots or scrapers, to collect users information and content or otherwise access Fanity.
You will not upload any viruses or malicious code
Content or links that have any relationship with porn are not allowed on Fanity.
It’s not allowed to send information to others without their prior consent or to link to a third party website for commercial or illegal purposes.
Content that evokes for violence or harassing others is not allowed.
Content that publishes any personal and non-public information of others without their consent.
Publishing identification documents or sensitive financial information of others is prohibited.
You will not use our copyrights or trademarks or any confusingly similar marks, without our written permission.
Parts of the site are generated by; computers crawling the web, provided by third party services or uploaded by our users. It is Fanity's policy to respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable international intellectual property law (including, in the United States, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act).
Therefore we offer you as a content owner the possibility to opt-out from crawling of your content, or provide a copyright infringement notification to have a certain items removed. To file a copyright infringement notification with us, we ask you to visit our DMCA page.
Content that have a commercial goal, such as but not excluding, ads, competitions, sweepstakes, giveaways personal selling, games, lotteries are prohibited without prior written permission from Fanity.
Unlawful multi-level marketing, such as Pyramid schemes is prohibited
Content that violate this Agreement, the law, arrangements or other regulations.
Name and Likeness
In connection with the Material you grant Fanity a revocable, worldwide, royalty-free license to use your name, likeness, image, voice, and biographical information in connection with the Material (including, if applicable, your voice or image in the Material), if it is part of Fanity applications and services you choose. This paragraph only applies to you if you are an artist and you have signed up for artists profile and your profile is verified.
Our goal is to offer you a free service. To be able to do so, we deliver ads to you, but only ads that are valuable to you and not only for our advertisers. We shall never give your content or personal information to advertisers without your prior consent.
WE STRIVE TO OFFER YOU A BUG-FREE, HIGH QUALITY AND SAFE SERVICE, BUT YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF FANITY AND ITS SERVICES IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT OUR SERVICES ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON A “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES THAT FANITY IS SAFE AND/OR SECURE. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY AND DISCLAIM ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND LIABILITY FOR THE COMPLETENESS, AVAILABLE CONTENT, LINKS, THIRD PARTY SERVICES AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY. YOU ALSO AGREE THAT FANITY HAS NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR THE DELETION OF, OR THE FAILURE TO STORE CONTENT OR TO TRANSMIT ANY CONTENT AND OTHER COMMUNICATIONS MAINTAINED BY THE SERVICES. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH OUR SERVICES OR ITS CONTENT, YOU ARE FREE TO TERMINATE YOUR ACCOUNT AND THIS AGREEMENT.
IN NO EVENT SHALL FANITY AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS AND LICENSORS BE LIABLE, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, BE LIABLE FOR ANY, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTALSPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT ANY LIMITATIONS, LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF PROFITS, USE, GOOD-WILL, INTERUPTION OF OUR SERVICES, COMPUTER OR OTHER HARDWARE FAILURE OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES THAT MAY ARISE OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE OUR SERVICES, EVEN IF YOU HAVE INFORMED FANITY ABOUT THE POSSIBLE DAMAGES OR LOSSES THAT MAY ARISE AS A RESULT OF USING OR INABILITY TO USE OUR SERVICES. NOTHING IN THIS AGREEMENT REMOVES OR LIMITS FANITY’S LIABILITY FOR FRAUDULENT MISREPRESENTATION, DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY CAUSED BY ITS NEGLIGENCE. IN CASE
It is Fanity’s policy to respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable international intellectual property law (including, in the United States, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act) and to terminating the accounts of repeat infringers. Details of Fanity’s copyright policy can be found at our copyright information page.
Term and Termination
This agreement will become effective when you have agreed on these terms by ticking the “I agree” box when creating a Fanity account or when you start using our Services and will remain effective until terminated by you or Fanity. You may cancel your account at any time and without giving any reason by sending us an email. We reserve the right to restrict, suspend, deny or terminate access to your Fanity account or our Services at any time, in case of unauthorized, suspected unauthorized or violation of these terms, whether in contravention of this agreement or otherwise. We may inform law enforcement authorities when there is any violation of these terms . We will inform you by email (via the address you provided us) or at the next time you attempt to access your account about the termination or suspensions of your account. If we decide to terminate this Agreement or suspend your account, Fanity shall have no liability or responsibility to you.
Changes to our services
Law and disputes
This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of The Netherlands, applicable to agreements made and to be performed therein without regard to conflict of laws principle.