LikeFigures Terms and Conditions – for 3D print designers
LikeFigures Terms and Conditions – for 3D print designers
The following are terms and conditions of a legal agreement between you and LikeFigures and its affiliates (collectively, “Like Figures”, “we”, “us” or “our”). These terms and conditions govern your use of the services we offer (“LikeFigures Services” or “Services”) and the use of www.likefigures.com (the “LikeFigures Website” or “Website”).
By using the LikeFigures Website, you acknowledge to have read, understood and agree to be bound by these “Terms and Conditions” and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions, you should not use the LikeFigures Services and Website.
The LikeFigures Services are made up of different services provided through the Website. One of our Services enables the 3D print designer to upload the STL file (“3D print design”) to our Website where Likefigure users can view it in 3D for free and / or download it for free or at a charge.
LikeFigures offers the service of custom design to the users. In case the STL file is convenient to such a feature Custom design will be defined with the designer prior to publishing on the Website.
Further, LikeFigures offers other services and community features through the Website including a forum, a blog, tutorials etc. where you can get in touch with other 3D printing designers or share your experiences.
The 3D Print Designer’s Services
In order to provide a service to LikeFigures the 3D print designer is obliged to fill in the application form which is available at our Website. LikeFigures takes the right to consider the 3D print designer’s offer in 24 hours after its receipt and, if it is accepted, LikeFigures will send the confirmation by email to the 3D print designer. By that act these Terms and Conditions are considered mutually accepted and binding for both parties. By the acceptance, the 3D print designer’s service will become the integrated part of LikeFigures Website available to the customers.
In case of downloading the 3D print design at a charge, LikeFigures will pay to the 3D designer minimum 2.00 USD (two dollars) or any other agreed price plus tax per one download of his 3D print design (“Designer Fee”). Designer fee will not be charged in case the designer offers the same design on any other web site or source for free.
LikeFigures will pay to the 3D print designer the Designer Fee monthly as follows: on the 1st (first) day of each month LikeFigures will create the report for the previous month and the payment to the designer’s account will be effected 5 (five) days after the report.
LikeFigures provides the Website and the Services “as is“ and “as available”. LikeFigures does not warrant that the use of the Website and the Services will be uninterrupted or error free.
LikeFigures makes no warranty other than those made expressly in these Terms and Conditions to the fullest extent permitted by law, Likefigures hereby expressly disclaims any representations or warranties of any kind, expressed or implied, including without limitation warranties of merchantability, fitness for any particular purpose, or non-infringement.
Use of the LikeFigures Website
Copyright and all other proprietary rights in the content of the Website, including but not limited to software, audio, video, text and photographs and excluding all User Generated Content, rests with LikeFigures or its licensors. All rights in the content not expressly granted herein are reserved. Except as otherwise provided, the content published on this Website may be reproduced or distributed in unmodified form for personal, non-commercial use only. Any other use of the content, including without limitation distribution, reproduction, modification, display or transmission without the prior written consent of LikeFigures is strictly prohibited. You also agree that you will not use any robot, spider, other automated device, or manual process to monitor or copy any content from the Service. Our rights include rights to (i) the Service developed and provided by us; and (ii) all software associated with the Service. All copyright and other proprietary notices shall be retained on all reproductions.
This Website may provide links to other websites that are not under the control of LikeFigures. LikeFigures shall not be responsible in any way for the content of such other websites. LikeFigures provides such links only as a convenience to you, and the inclusion of any link to any such websites does not imply endorsement by LikeFigures of the content of such websites.
Since the LikeFigures Service is a web based service, it might be subject to temporary downtime. From time to time we also update our Website, which will result in the Website not being available for a certain period of time. We will endeavour to ensure that the Website operates reliably and consistently, but we do not warrant that the Website will operate uninterrupted without any faults. We are not responsible for any losses suffered by you as a result of any interruption of the Website, suspension of your access to the Website.
3D Print Designer Generated Content
The term “User Generated Content” when used in these Terms and Conditions shall mean any content uploaded to the Website by the 3D print designers, including but not limited to all uploaded 3D print designs, pictures of your 3D print objects, pictures of any model and comments on the Website. All User Generated Content should not be or contain abusive, harassing, threatening, defamatory, obscene, fraudulent, deceptive, misleading, offensive, pornographic, illegal or unlawful information or be likely to infringe or infringing on any intellectual property rights. Intellectual property rights means copyright, patent, registered design, design right, trademark, trade secret or any other proprietary or industrial right.
In order to keep LikeFigures and the Website appropriate for a general audience and to cooperate with intellectual property right owners, we implemented our Content Policy and Notice Takedown Procedure.
Except for the 3D print designs, which are referenced below, by submitting User Generated Content through the Services or Website, you as a 3D print designer hereby do and shall grant us a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully paid, sub licensable and transferable license to use, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, perform, and otherwise fully exploit the User Generated Content in connection with the Website, the Services and our (and our successors’ and assigns’) businesses, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Website or the Services (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels (including, without limitation, third party websites and feeds). You also hereby do and shall grant each user of the Website and/or the Services a non-exclusive license to access your User Generated Content through the Website and/or the Services, and to use, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform such User Generated Content. For clarity, the foregoing license grants to us and our users does not affect your other ownership or license rights in your User Generated Content, including the right to grant additional licenses to your User Generated Content, unless otherwise agreed in writing. You represent and warrant that you have all rights to grant such licenses to us without infringement or violation of any third party rights, including without limitation, any privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights, or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights.
Intellectual Property Rights of the 3D Print Designs
The 3D print designer retains all his intellectual property rights in his 3D print design, including without limitation any and derivative works like 3D renders. Except for the rights and licenses specified below, Like Figures shall not use, modify or display the 3D print design or derivatives thereof. By uploading the 3D print design, the 3D print designer warrants that it is his original creation and not copied from any third party and/or entity. The 3D print designer warrants that his User Generated Content will not infringe the intellectual property rights of third parties. Should the 3D print designer’s User Generated Content nevertheless be found to be infringing and/or in violation of any law, the 3D print designer will defend LikeFigures against third party claims, and be held liable for all (direct and indirect) damages and costs incurred by LikeFigures with respect to such claims.
By uploading the 3D print design to the Website, the 3D print designer grants LikeFigures a non-exclusive, royalty free worldwide transferable license on his 3D print design (i) to use it for the downloading of the 3D model in order to fulfil the users’ orders, (ii) to use and modify it for the manufacturing of the 3D model in order to fulfil the users’ orders and (iii) to display it on the LikeFigures Website.
Consent to Use of Personal Data
By using our Services you agree that LikeFigures may collect and use personal data about you. Such information collected through this Website shall only be used in accordance with the LikeFigures Privacy Statement.
Limitation of Liability
These Terms and Conditions set out the full extent of our obligations and liabilities in respect of the LikeFigures Services. Save as set out below, there are no warranties, conditions or other terms that are binding on us regarding the supply of Services except as expressly stated in these Terms and Conditions. Any warranty, condition or other term arising out of or in connection with the Services which might otherwise be implied into or incorporated into these Terms and Conditions by statute or otherwise is hereby expressly excluded.
LikeFigures will not be liable for any loss of income, loss of profits, loss of contracts, loss of data or for any indirect, incidental, exemplary, special, punitive or consequential loss or damage of any kind howsoever arising and whether caused by tort, including negligence, breach of contract, warranty or otherwise.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of New York, USA, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof that would apply the law of any jurisdiction other than New York, USA. Any and all disputes arising from these Terms and Conditions, including disputed relating to the validity thereof, and any disputes related to the use of the LikeFigures Services or Website or relating to the models ordered and delivered, shall be brought in the federal and state courts located New York County, New York, USA. The United Nations Convention on the International Sale of Goods shall not apply to the LikeFigures Services or Website or relating to the models ordered and delivered.
You agree to indemnify and hold LikeFigures and its affiliates, distributors, dealers, agents and its and their employees harmless from and against all liabilities, costs, damages and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising from or relating to any claims that result from your breach of these Terms and Conditions.
Change of the Website, the Services and these Terms and Conditions
Each party reserves the right to terminate the contractual obligations by prior written (email) notice of 30 (thirty) days. After 30 days all licenses granted to LikeFigures to such 3D print design under these Terms and Conditions are terminated.
LikeFigures reserves the right to make changes to the Website, the Services and these Terms and Conditions at any time. Such amended Terms and Conditions shall be effective upon posting on this Website and will have no effect on sales that were completed before such posting. We will make reasonable efforts to post notices regarding any changes to these Terms and Conditions. Please check the Terms and Conditions published on this Website regularly to ensure that you are aware of all terms governing the Website and the Service.
These Terms and Conditions, together with the Privacy Statement and any other policies, guidelines, or FAQs posted by LikeFigures represents the complete and exclusive agreement relating to the subject matter hereof which supersedes any proposal or prior agreement, oral or written and any other communications between you and LikeFigures. No amendment of these Terms and Conditions shall be binding upon LikeFigures unless in writing and signed by LikeFigures. If any provision is held to be void or unenforceable, such provision shall be reformed only to the extent necessary to make it enforceable, and the invalidity or unenforceability of such provision shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision of these Terms and Conditions.
If you have any questions regarding these Terms and Conditions or the Services, you can contact us by sending an email.
Should you experience any problems, please contact us and we will do our best to fix it as soon as possible. Since we always want to further improve our services, we welcome all feedback. Likefigures may contact you to ask you about your experiences.