1. Intellectual Property Rights.
Unless otherwise indicated, the Website is the property of Martian Designers, and all source code, databases, functionality, software, website designs, audio, video, text, photographs, and graphics of any nature and regardless of format (herein, collectively or individually, the “Content”) and the trademarks, service marks, and logos contained there (the “Marks”) are owned and controlled by Martian Designers and are protected by copyright and trademark laws and any other applicable intellectual property law or regulation of the United States, foreign jurisdictions, and international conventions. The Content and Marks are provided “As-Is” for your information and personal use only. Except as expressly provided herein, no part of the Website and no Content may be copied, reproduced, aggregated, republished, uploaded, posted, displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted, distributed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose whatsoever, without Martian Designers’ express prior written permission. Martian Designers reserves all rights in the Website, Content, and Marks.
2. Ownership of Materials
Notwithstanding Martian Designers’ ownership of Submissions, as described in Paragraph 4 (“Client Feedback”), all design and original source files created on Client’s behalf (“Projects”) belong to Client, and Client shall be the sole owner of the copyright for all Projects. In the event that any operation of law would cause Martian Designers to become the owner of a Project, in whole or in part, rather than Client, Martian Designers irrevocably and perpetually assigns its entire interest in the Project to Client, without limitation.
Client warrants that any and all materials provided to Martian Designers as examples or as material to be incorporated into a project during the design process are owned by Client and do not infringe on or misappropriate any third party’s rights, including, but not limited to, all intellectual property rights and any right of publicity.
3. Third-Party Fonts
In the event that any Project incorporates fonts that are not owned by Martian Designers and require a commercial license in order for Client to legally reproduce, distribute, or publicly display the Project (“Third-Party Font(s)”), Martian Designers will inform Client in writing that one or more Third-Party Fonts have been incorporated into the Project and that Client will need to purchase one or more licenses for the Third-Party Fonts from the rights-holder(s) of said Third Party Fonts in order to legally reproduce, distribute, or publicly display the Project. Said notice will include information sufficient for the Client to identify which licenses are required and who to contact in order to purchase said licenses.
So long as Martian Designers has informed Client of the incorporation of Third-Party Fonts as described above, Client assumes all responsibility for any consequences as a result of a failure by Client to purchase one or more licenses for any Third-Party Fonts incorporated into a Project.
4. User Representations.
By using the Website, Client represents and warrants that:
- Client is not a minor in the jurisdiction of their domicile;
- Client will not access the Website through automated or non-human means;
- Client will not use the Website for any illegal or unauthorized purpose;
- Client’s use of the Website will not violate any applicable law or regulation.
5. Prohibited Activities.
Client shall not access or use the Website for any purpose other than that for which the Website is made available to the Client. The Website may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those related to the work performed by Martian Designers on behalf of the Client. Further, Client agrees to refrain from the following:
- Make any unauthorized use of the Website;
- Retrieve data or content for the purposes of creating or compiling a database or directory;
- Circumvent, disable, or otherwise interfere with security-related features on the Website;
- Engage in unauthorized framing or linking of the Website;
- Trick, defraud, or mislead Martian Designers or other users;
- Interfere with, disrupt, or create an undue burden on the Website or Martian Designers’ networks or servers;
- Use the Website in an effort to compete with Martian Designers;
- Decipher, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Website;
- Bypass any measures on the Website designed to prevent or restrict access to the Website or any portion thereof;
- Harass, annoy, intimidate, or threaten any of Martian Designers’ employees, independent contractors, or agents providing services through the Website;
- Delete the copyright or other rights notice from any Content;
- Copy or adapt the Website’s software;
- Upload or transmit, or attempt to do so, viruses, Trojan horses, or other material including anything that interferes with any party’s use of the Website or modifies, impairs, disrupts, alters, or interferes with the use, features, functions, operations, or maintenance of the Website;
- Upload or transmit, or attempt to do so, any material that acts as a passive or active information collection or transmission mechanism;
- Disparage, tarnish or otherwise harm Martian Designers;
- Use the Website in a manner inconsistent with any applicable laws, statutes, or regulations.
6. Client Feedback.
Client acknowledges and agrees that any questions, comments, suggestions, or other feedback or submission (each a “Submission”) shall be the sole property of Martian Designers and Martian Designers is under no obligation to keep a Submission confidential or take steps necessary to ensure the confidentiality of a Submission. Martian Designers shall be the sole and exclusive owner of all rights related to the Submission except to the extent that rights are granted to Client under Paragraph 2 (“Ownership of Materials”), and shall at its sole and unrestricted discretion use and disseminate a Submission for any lawful purpose without permission, acknowledgment or compensation of or to the Client. Client agrees that it has the right to articulate and put forth the Submission and Client hereby waives all claims and recourse against Martian Designers for its use of the Submission in accordance with the terms hereof and in its sole discretion hereafter.
7. Management and Oversite.
9. Returns and Refunds.
In the event Client wishes to terminate its relationship with Martian Designers, Client shall provide Martian Designers with written notice of its intent to terminate (“Client’s Notice”). Upon receipt of Client’s Notice by Martian Designers, Martian Designers shall cease all work to be performed on Client’s behalf and return Client’s most recent monthly installment payment remitted to Martian Designers within 14-days of receipt of Client’s Notice.
In the event Client selected a plan or package with a term greater than thirty (30) days, Client shall only be entitled to a refund in an amount equal to one (1) monthly installment due under said plan or package. All refunds shall be transacted in the manner or with the currency or payment type used by Client to make such payment. Upon receipt of the refund by Client, any contractual or transactional relationship between the parties shall be of no further force or effect and shall be considered void and terminated.
11. Termination/Denial of Access.
Martian Designers reserves the right to change, alter, modify, amend, or remove anything or any content on the Website for any reason at its sole discretion. Martian Designers reserves the right to modify or discontinue all or part of the Website without notice and without liability to Client.
13. Connection Interruptions.
Martian Designers does not guarantee or warrant the Website will be available and accessible at all times. Issues with hardware, software, or other items may result in interruption delays or errors beyond Martian Designers’ control. Client agrees that Martian Designers shall not be liable to Client for any loss, damage, or inconvenience caused by Client’s inability to access or use the Website during any interruption in the connection or service.
14. Governing Law.
The Website is provided on an as-is, as-available basis. Client agrees that its use of the Website and Services are at Client’s sole risk. Martian Designers disclaims all warranties, express or implied, in connection with the Website and Client’s use thereof, including the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Martian Designers makes no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of the Website or any content thereon or content of any websites linked to the Website and Martian Designers assumes no liability for any errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content and materials, personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, any unauthorized access to or use of Martian Designers‘ secure servers and/or any personal information and/or financial information stored therein, any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the site, any bugs, viruses, Trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to or through the Website by any third party and/or any errors or omissions in content and materials or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available through the Website. Martian Designers does not warrant, endorse, guarantee, or assume responsibility for any product or service advertised or offered by a third party either through the Website, a hyperlinked website, or any website or mobile application featured in any advertising.
17. Limitations of Liability and Indemnification.
Martian Designers and its directors, employees, members, independent contractors, or agents shall not be liable to Client or any third party for any direct, indirect, consequential, incidental, special, or punitive damages, including lost profit, lost revenue, lost data, attorneys’ fees, court costs, fines, forfeitures, or other damages or losses arising from Client’s use of the Website.
18. User Data
The client is solely responsible for all data transmitted to or that relates to any activity Client has undertaken using the Website. Martian Designers shall have no liability to Client for any loss or corruption of any such data and Client hereby waives any right of action against Martian Designers from any such loss or corruption.
19. Electronic communications, transactions, and signatures.
Client hereby consents to receive electronic communications from Martian Designers and Client agrees that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications sent via email or through the Website satisfy any legal requirement that such communication is in writing. The client hereby agrees to the use of electronic signatures, contracts, orders, and other records, and to electronic delivery of notices, policies, and records of transactions initiated or completed by Martian Designers or through the Website. Client hereby waives any rights or requirements under any statutes, regulations, rules, ordinances, or other laws in any jurisdiction which require an original signature or delivery or retention of non-electronic records or to payments or the granting of credits by any means other than electronic.
21. Contact Information.
For any questions or complaints regarding the Website, please contact Martian Designers at: