Terms and conditions of website & service use
Agreement between you, the user, and www.acepodcasts.com / Ace Podcast Network (APN)
We reserve the right to change these Terms and Conditions or to impose new conditions on use of the Site at any time, in which case we will post the revised Terms of Service on this website. By continuing to use the Site after we post any such changes, you accept the Terms of Service, as modified.
If you are submitting a podcast application for review to join the Network, you are required to accept that you have read understand the terms & conditions of submission. By accessing and using this service, you accept and agree to be bound by the terms and provision of this agreement. In addition, when using these particular services, you shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such services. Any participation in this service will constitute acceptance of this agreement. If you do not agree to abide by the above, please do not use this service.
The submission of a form to this Site, unless you quote ‘Do not add to email list’ within the form, grants permission for the e-mail details to be added to the newsletter and contact list of APN. Your contact details may be visible to others also subscribed to the e-mail list and by submitting a form, you acknowledge and accept this. You have opt out of the newsletter & contact list at any time by contacting APN and requesting so.
Podcast Application: To join the network, we may ask you to provide certain information such as name and e-mail address, podcast information, images of the host(s) & RSS feed. You agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Sites application form. We will not willingly disclose any personal information related to yourself or your podcast. You are responsible for keeping details private outside of this form submission. By submitting an application, this does not guarantee approval to join the APN. Your application and podcast will be under review and we reserve the right to cancel your application.
Content: By posting, downloading, displaying, performing, transmitting, or otherwise distributing information or other content to the Site, you are granting APN and its associates a license to use, copy, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce & edit your content. By posting content to the website, you warrant that you own the rights to the content or possess the authority to post, display, transmit the content. APN do not claim to own or do not take ownership of any podcasts you submit to the website. You agree not to post, display, perform, transmit any content that are libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, or threatening; advocates or encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national, or foreign law or regulation; advertises or otherwise solicits funds or is a solicitation for goods or services. APN reserves the right to terminate your receipt, transmission, or other distribution of any such material using the Service, and, if applicable, to delete any such material from its servers.
Advertiser relationships: At APN we take our reputation and credibility very seriously and we only endorse products or podcasts we believe in. If a podcast if found on this site, then APN believes that it has potential to contribute to the community of APN. By joining the APN, you have accepted the terms and conditions of the advertiser relationships. If APN requests that you promote a product or service via your various media services, including audio podcasts, then you are expected to promote/endorse the product or service in your own way abiding by the terms and conditions of the advertiser. Any advertisement or endorsement requested by APN upon its members will be legal and abide by all laws. Any financial income gained by APN for the promotion of a product or service by individual members will remain the property of APN and its owners. Members of APN can opt out at any time and refuse to promote, endorse or advertise any product or service APN offers. All members of APN do not take credit or responsibility for any advertisement promoted by APN and its website. Any finances gained by product or service advertisement found upon the acepodcasts.com website will remain the property and of the sites owners. APN reserves the right to place advertisements on any page, post, or section of the website regardless of original content. Any financial income received for the advertisement of any product or service upon any podcast show that is chosen and endorsed by the original content owners and is not requested by APN remains the property of the original content owners.
Intellectual content: This Site and its original content, features, and functionality are owned by Adam Johnson, Lee Evans and Daniel Kelsey-Wilkinson and are protected by international copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws.
This site and its components are offered for informational purposes only; this site shall not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, usefulness or availability of any information transmitted or made available via the site, and shall not be responsible or liable for any error or omissions in that information.
Podcasts & Media: APN does not screen all podcast & media content offered or provided by the individual shows. APN does not take ownership of any show or its media to join the network, but reserves the right to edit, copy, duplicate and distribute the content. By submitting an application you accept the terms and conditions of APN and acknowledge that APN may not screen your content. It is up to the individuals of the podcast who own the original media content to ensure that the content of the show & other media content abides by all copyright, criminal, privacy laws and any other such enforceable law. APN does not accept responsibility for breaches of any such laws by individual content provides (podcast original content owners).
Advertisements: We do not recognise the original content or any advertisers which the original content owners may endorse and hereby do not take responsibility for the actions or endorsements any podcast held upon the network may choose to individually endorse.
3rd party software: The collective social interface offered by APN to all members of the network utilise 3rd party social collaborative software. APN to not take claim to own or produce a financial income from these services. These services are setup by APN to offer a collaborative network and community for the members of APN to socialise and communicate. By using any software, entering any collaborate space or group, you agree to abide by the terms and conditions of the individual software and act according to its intended use. You are not to break these terms & conditions, abuse the software or bully, intimidate or conduct criminal actions using this software. If any such abuse does occur, APN will not take any responsibility for such actions and refuses to interact with individuals. Accounts will be removed and APN will not be held responsible for any outcomes. If you join APN and interact within the social interfaces offered by 3rd party software you accept that APN does not screen content and does not advocate any activity which violates the terms and conditions of such software.
Age: This Site & the APN Owners do not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from persons under the age of 13. The site is intended only for users aged 13 or older. Individuals under the age of 13 are strictly prohibited from creating an account or submitting a podcast on the site and the accounts for any such person shall be terminated upon detection.
This site, the APN Owners and its associates reserve the right to refuse or cancel service, terminate accounts, or remove or edit content in our sole discretion.
Prohibitions: You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate any security features of the Site or Service, including, without limitation, accessing content or data not intended for you, or logging onto a server or account that you are not authorised to access; attempting to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of the Service, the Site, or any associated system or network, or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorisation; interfering or attempting to interfere with service to any user, host, or network, including, without limitation, by means of submitting a virus to the Site or Service, overloading, “flooding,” “spamming,” “mail bombing,” or “crashing”; using the Site or Service to send unsolicited e-mail, including, without limitation, promotions, or advertisements for products or services; forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or in any posting using the Service; attempting to modify, reverse-engineer, decompile, disassemble, or otherwise reduce or attempt to reduce to a human-perceivable form any of the source code used by www.acepodcasts.com in providing the Site or Service. Indemnify
The owners of APN and APN itself welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Terms and Conditions, please use the contact form for the Site.
We may terminate your access and membership to this Site, without cause or notice, which may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with your account. All provisions of this Agreement that, by their nature, should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity, and limitations of liability