Website Terms And Conditions Of Use

Notice to user: This is a legal agreement between you ("licensee") and mptv. By using this site you agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement. MPTV reserves the right to alter, modify or update these terms of use at any time and you agree to be bound by such modifications, alterations or updates.

Ownership Of This Website And Content

This website is owned and operated by mptv. All elements of the site, including the content and the general design are protected by copyright, trademark, trade dress and other US and international laws or treaties relating to intellectual property. For some TV and film publicity images, mptv is not the copyright owner and is only providing access to its copy. You are solely responsible for obtaining additional third party clearances. mptv does not offer any advice and you must determine what rights you may need. Most Images are only available for editorial use and no advertising use shall be granted without express written consent.

Description Of The Website

The mptv website permits visitors view and search for Images for potential licensing and use. You may only use the Images for permitted purposes after first registering as a user and you either pay by credit card or pay the invoiced amount in full.

Other than to browse and search images, you may not download or make any other use of any content on this website without entering into an image license agreement.

General Website Restrictions

No meta searching or framing: You may not take the results from a mptv search and reformat and display them, mirror or "frame" the mptv home page or results pages on your Web site. You may not link to any page of the Web site other than the home page located at www.mptvimages.com. You may not send automated queries of any sort to mptv's website.

No minors: Services on the web site are available only to, and may only be used by individuals eighteen years and older who can enter into legally binding contracts under applicable law.

Password Protection And Security

This web site is password protected. Only registered users who have received an authorized Password from mptv and who are using their own unique password are permitted to access this web site. A condition of accessing the website is that you shall not divulge, upload, rent, sell, loan or exchange your password with any other person regardless of whether such person is another employee or subcontractor engaged by you or your employer or otherwise. If you become aware of any loss, theft or misuse of your password, you must inform us in writing immediately, otherwise may be liable for any loss or damage arising from such misuse. We reserve the right to terminate your access in the event of any misuse of your password.

Links To Third Party Sites

The linked sites are not under mptv's control and it is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites. mptv is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any linked site. You acknowledge that mptv provides the links to you only as a convenience and it does not endorse the linked sites or their use or contents.

Indemnity

Licensee agrees to indemnify and hold mptv, and the copyright holder, harmless from any and all claims, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorney's fees, arising from the use of an Image or any breach of this agreement.

General Disclaimers

Images are provided "as is." mptv makes no representation or warranty, either express or implied, included but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for any particular purpose, quality of image, accuracy of captions or compatibility with any computer hardware or other equipment, operating system or software program. mptv makes no representation or warranties that the use of the site will be uninterrupted or error free. The use of this site is at your own risk.

You may have additional rights under some state laws.

Limitation Of Liability

Under no circumstances will mptv or the owner of the images be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages as a result of the use of this site or from your access or use of the images on this site. In any event, the limit of liability of the copyright owner of the image and mptv shall be the fee paid for the image to mptv.

Unauthorized Use

Any use of an Image not expressly authorized by this Agreement may violate copyright, trademark, rights of publicity or privacy or other laws.

Privacy Policy

When you visit this website, some information may be collected automatically as part of the site's operation such as your IP and email address and navigational information. MPTV shall not use your personal information in any way other than in connection with the operation of the Website, and shall keep this information confidential unless required to do otherwise by operation of applicable law.

Cookies

When you visit this website, a text file called a cookie is placed in the browser directory of your computer's hard drive. A cookie is information that a website can store on your web browser and later retrieve. The information that cookies collect includes the date and time of your visit, your registration information and your navigational and licensing. It allows the web browser to recognize the pages you have been to when you are visiting the site, your use of light boxes and allows you to quickly return to viewed pages. Cookies are not linked to you as an individual and cannot be used to track where you have been either before or after you visit Company's site. Most browsers allow you to decline cookies, but if you elect to do so, certain pages and user features such as light boxes may not display properly. You are free to delete cookies after your session, and your browser should contain instructions on how to do this.

Miscellaneous

Jurisdiction and Attorney's Fees: This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without regard to any conflict of laws principles and not including the provisions of the 1980 United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods. Any legal action, suit or proceeding arising out of or relating to this Agreement shall be instituted in a court of competent subject matter jurisdiction in the federal or state courts of the State of California, and you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of such court and waive any right you might otherwise have to claim lack of personal jurisdiction or inconvenience of forum. If mptv is caused to present claims or suit as a result of any breach of the above terms set forth, it shall be made whole for such reasonable legal fees or costs by Licensee.

No Waiver: No action of mptv, other than express written waiver, may be construed as a waiver of any provision of this Agreement. A delay on the part of mptv in the exercise of its rights or remedies will not operate as a waiver of such rights or remedies. A waiver of a right or remedy on any one occasion will not be construed as a bar to or waiver of those rights or remedies on any other occasion.

Entire Agreement: This Agreement and the Invoice contains all the terms of the agreement between mptv and Licensee. mptv reserves the right to alter, modify or update these terms of use at any time and you agree to be bound by such modifications, alterations or updates.

Premium Rate Photographers: Material by the following photographers is charged at a premium rate. They are Sid Avery, Bob Willoughby, Mark Shaw, Bobby Holland, Roy Schatt and William Claxton.