This web page is a legal document (“Agreement”) between you (“the SUBSCRIBER”) and JJ Virgin Associates, Inc. (“CORPORATION”). THis Agreement states the terms and conditions under which you may use the www.jjvirgin.com web site. please read this agreement carefully before accessing and using www.jjvirgin.com. By using and accessing www.jjvirgin.com web site you indicate that you have read and understand this Agreement and agree to be bound by this agreement. if you do not accept this Agreement, do not access and use www.jjvirgin.com. Corporation may revise this agreement at any time without notice by updating this Agreement. You should visit this web page periodically to review the agreement.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
These Terms and Conditions (“Agreement”) are made as of the Effective Date by and between JJ Virgin Associates, Inc., a California corporation with offices located at 30 Lincoln Place, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270, (“Corporation”) and the Subscriber, as defined hereunder.
WHEREAS, Corporation has developed and owns that certain Website at URL www.jjvirgin.com (as defined hereinafter) for use and access by Subscriber via the Internet; and
WHEREAS, Subscriber desires to access and use www.jjvirgin.com in accordance with the terms and provisions of this Agreement;
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the mutual benefits of the covenants and restrictions herein contained, Subscriber and Corporation hereby agree as follows:
ARTICLE I: RECITALS AND DEFINITIONS
Section 1.01 — Recitals: The above recitals and identification of parties are true and correct.
Section 1.02 — Definitions: The following definitions shall apply:
Access: The term “access” and variants thereof (including, without limitation, “accessing” and “accessible”) shall mean to store data in, retrieve data from or otherwise approach, display, reproduce, frame, establish a Link to, or make use of (directly or indirectly) through electronic means or otherwise.
www.jjvirgin.com: The term “www.jjvirgin.com” shall mean that certain Web Site referred to as the www.jjvirgin.com, which is located on the Internet at www.jjvirgin.com, including any and all Corporation Technology used, incorporated, stored or accessible therein, as implemented on the Corporation System and made accessible to Subscriber through the Internet using the Password.
Effective Date: The term “Effective Date” shall mean the date the Subscriber accesses www.jjvirgin.com.
Corporation Marks: The term “Corporation Marks” shall mean trademarks, trade names, service marks and trade dress of Corporation and parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates of Corporation, including, without limitation “JJVirgin™”, “60secondstosexy™”, “TheVirginDiet™” and any and all other trademarks and service marks claimed by Corporation.
Corporation System: The term “Corporation System” shall mean computer systems and communication equipment used for hosting www.jjvirgin.com and providing Subscriber access to the www.jjvirgin.com.
Corporation Technology: The term “Corporation Technology” shall mean any and all Technology developed by or for Corporation.
Internet: The term “Internet” shall mean that certain global network of computers commonly referred to as the Internet, including (without limitation) the World Wide Web.
Licensed Content: The term “Licensed Content” shall mean third party Technology incorporated in whole or part into www.jjvirgin.com.
Link: The term “Link” shall mean text, icons, graphic symbols that upon selection or activation, link or associate to, execute access or retrieve an off-screen Web Site or Technology.
Policy Statement: The term “Policy Statement” shall mean those certain written statements of policies (in printed or electronic form) concerning access to www.jjvirgin.com as may be adopted by Corporation and as modified by Corporation from time-to-time.
(11) Restatements: The term “Restatements” shall mean Section 757 of the Restatement of Torts, Section 39 of the Restatement (Third) of Unfair Competition, Section 1 of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act and 18 U.S.C. §1839.
(12) Subscriber: The term “Subscriber” shall mean the individual or entity accessing www.jjvirgin.com.
(13) Technology: The term “Technology” shall mean information, data, ideas, works of authorship, computer software, source code, object code, executable code, software libraries, documentation, databases, database designs, data dictionaries, data models, fields, records, scripts, texts, interfaces, interface designs, screen displays, Web Sites, web pages, Links, visual works, graphic images, audio, video, compilations, formulas, methodologies, techniques, processes, procedures, adaptations, derivative works, computers, hardware, peripherals, components, networks, product lists, supplier lists and customer lists.
(14) Web Site: The term “Web Site” shall mean that certain on-line, multimedia, interactive display accessible via the Internet which is a compilation of data, information, computer software, graphics, audiovisual, components and coding formatted for use on the world-wide-web of the Internet and commonly referred to as a web site.
ARTICLE II: SCOPE OF USE
Section 2.01 — Access: Corporation hereby grants Subscriber a non-exclusive, non-transferable and revocable license to access the www.jjvirgin.com solely for viewing, browsing, retrieving, uploading and posting information, as well as ordering and purchasing products on or through the www.jjvirgin.com, subject to the terms and provisions of this Agreement.
Section 2.02 — Policy Statement: During the Term, Subscriber shall comply with the Policy Statement. Corporation may modify the Policy Statement from time to time at the exclusive discretion of Corporation
Section 2.03 — Access: Subscriber hereby accepts responsibility for, and shall be liable for, all access to www.jjvirgin.com by Subscriber.
Section 2.04 — Cancellation: Corporation may cancel or terminate access to www.jjvirgin.com, for convenience and in the exclusive discretion of Corporation. Upon cancellation or termination of access to www.jjvirgin.com, Subscriber shall immediately cease and desist any and all access to and attempts to access www.jjvirgin.com.
ARTICLE III: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Section 3.01 — Ownership and Title: Title to the www.jjvirgin.com (excluding Licensed Content), including ownership rights to any and all patents, copyrights, trademarks and trade secrets in connection therewith shall be the exclusive property of Corporation.
Section 3.02 — Unauthorized Use: Subscriber shall not reverse engineer, duplicate, copy or download the www.jjvirgin.com (or any content therein) without the prior written consent of Corporation. Subscriber shall not access, modify, reverse engineer, reproduce, display, perform or distribute, including (without limitation) by framing or similar means, www.jjvirgin.com without the prior written consent of Corporation.
Section 3.03 — Trademarks: Corporation shall retain all rights, title and ownership interests in the Corporation Marks and goodwill associated therewith. Subscriber acknowledges that, excepting the Corporation Marks, all other product, service and company names mentioned in www.jjvirgin.com may be trademarks of their respective owners.
Section 3.04 — Proprietary Information: Subscriber shall hold Corporation Technology in strict confidence and shall not access or disclose Corporation Technology except as otherwise permitted under this Agreement. Subscriber hereby acknowledges and agrees that the Corporation Technology derives independent economic value (actual or potential) from not being generally known to other persons who can obtain economic value from its disclosure or use and not being readily ascertainable by proper means by other persons who can obtain economic value from its disclosure or use; is the subject of reasonable efforts under the circumstances to maintain its secrecy; and is a trade secret as defined under the Restatements.
Section 3.05 — No Contest: Subscriber shall not contest or aid in contesting the ownership or validity of the copyrights, trademarks, service marks and trade secrets (as applicable) of Corporation in connection with the www.jjvirgin.com.
Section 3.06 — Subscriber Submissions: Any information (except ordering information) uploaded, posted or submitted by Subscriber on the www.jjvirgin.com shall be deemed non-confidential. Subscriber hereby grants Corporation an irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, nonexclusive license to access, use, reproduce, modify, adapt, release, perform, display, distribute, sell and disclose such Technology, in whole or in part, in any manner and for any purpose whatsoever, and to have and authorize others to do so. Subscriber represents and warrants that Subscriber possesses all necessary rights, title and interests to rightfully grant Corporation the foregoing license, free and clear of any encumbrances, third party interests and restrictions. Subscriber also represents and warrants that all information provided by Subscriber in connection with www.jjvirgin.com and this Agreement is true, complete and accurate.
ARTICLE IV: WARRANTY AND INDEMNIFICATION
Section 4.01 — Express Warranties: Subscriber hereby acknowledges and agrees that Corporation (including officers, employees, agents, directors and independent contractors of Corporation) has not made or granted to Subscriber any express warranties concerning www.jjvirgin.com or any products and services offered through www.jjvirgin.com. Subscriber hereby acknowledges that www.jjvirgin.com does not constitute grant of an express warranty concerning any products and services offered through www.jjvirgin.com and Subscriber hereby waives any and all claims of warranty based on www.jjvirgin.com.
SECTION 4.02 — WARRANTY LIMITATION: WWW.JJVIRGIN.COM IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. CORPORATION, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, HEREBY DISCLAIMS AND SUBSCRIBER HEREBY WAIVES ALL WARRANTIES BY CORPORATION, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS IN CONNECTION WITH WWW.JJVIRGIN.COM AND PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH WWW.JJVIRGIN.COM. CORPORATION DOES NOT WARRANT AND SUBSCRIBER HEREBY WAIVES ANY WARRANTY THAT USE OF OR ACCESS TO WWW.JJVIRGIN.COM BY SUBSCRIBER WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE. CORPORATION DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTY AND SUBSCRIBER HEREBY WAIVES ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES AS TO THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM USE OF WWW.JJVIRGIN.COM OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS OR RELIABILITY OF WWW.JJVIRGIN.COM. SUBSCRIBER HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT USE OF THE INTERNET AND WWW.JJVIRGIN.COM SHALL BE AT THE SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE RISK OF SUBSCRIBER AND SUBJECT TO THE RESTRICTIONS, TERMS AND CONDITIONS, RULES, REGULATIONS, POLICIES, APPLICABLE LAWS AND CODES OF CONDUCT GOVERNING THE INTERNET AND WWW.JJVIRGIN.COM.
Section 4.03 — Inaccuracies: Subscriber hereby acknowledges that the www.jjvirgin.com may contain errors, inaccuracies and omissions. Subscriber shall assume any and all risk of loss, harm or damage associated with Subscriber access to and use of the www.jjvirgin.com.
Section 4.04 — Limitation of Liability: Corporation shall not be liable for any lost profits or consequential, exemplary, incidental or punitive damages (including, without limitation, in connection with (i) use, performance or operation of www.jjvirgin.com; (ii) use, performance or operation of the Internet or use of the Internet by Subscriber; (iii) loss of data; AND (IV) PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH WWW.JJVIRGIN.COM), regardless of the form of action, whether in contract or in tort, including negligence, AND regardless of whether Corporation has been advised of the possibility of such damages in advance or whether such damages are reasonably foreseeable.
Section 4.05 — Limitation of Damages: the sole remedy of subscriber for any reason and for any cause of action whatsoever in connection with this agreement, www.jjvirgin.com, and products and services offered through www.jjvirgin.com, regardless of the form of action, whether in contract or in tort, including negligence, shall be modification of www.jjvirgin.com, as determined by Corporation.
Section 4.06 — Indemnification: Subscriber shall release, defend, indemnify and hold harmless Corporation (including its officers, directors, employees, affiliates, contractors and agents) from and against any expense, loss, cost or liability (including, without limitation, attorney fees and paralegal fees) arising from any and all claims, demands, damages or actions resulting from or related to (i) use by Subscriber of the Internet, www.jjvirgin.com or products or services offered through www.jjvirgin.com (including, without limitation, any claims for breach of warranty, loss of data, libel, slander, invasion of privacy or false advertising); (ii) performance of www.jjvirgin.com; (iii) Subscriber’s negligence or any tortious acts (or failures to act) of Subscriber; (iv) products or services offered through www.jjvirgin.com; and (v) any breach by Subscriber of the obligations of Subscriber under this Agreement.
Section 4.07 — Export Assurance: Subscriber shall not perform any act in conflict with or in violation of the export laws and regulations of the United States of America, including (without limitation) the Export Administration Act, 50 U.S.C. §2401, et seq., the Export Administration Regulations, 15 C.F.R. Parts 730-774, the Arms Export Control Act, 22 U.S.C. §2751, and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations, 22 C.F.R. Parts 120-130, as amended.
Section 4.08 — Links: Subscriber hereby acknowledges that www.jjvirgin.com may contain Links to third party Web Sites. Any such Links are provided solely as a convenience to Subscriber and do not constitute an endorsement by Corporation of such Web Sites and the third party content therein.
ARTICLE V: DISCLAIMERS
Section 5.01 – FDA: The content at www.jjvirgin.com has not been reviewed or approved by any federal, state or local agency or healthcare organization, including (without limitation) the U.S. Federal Drug Administration or the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Section 5.02 – Information: The content at www.jjvirgin.com has not been reviewed or approved by any medical or healthcare professionals (or physicians), and is not intended to replace or substitute for healthcare services Subscriber may need. Nutrition and fitness must be considered in the context of personal health and in consultation with a primary health care provider.
Section 5.03 – Disease: The content at www.jjvirgin.com is for educational purposes only and is not intended to treat, diagnose, cure or prevent any disease.
Section 5.04 – Products: The products available at www.jjvirgin.com include instructions, disclaimers, warranties, warnings and policy statements regarding purchase, use, replacement, delivery, disposal, application and shelf life of such products. Subscriber shall only purchase such products after carefully considering the suitability of such information in light of the personal needs and physical health of Subscriber, reading and abiding by all labeling and consulting with a primary health care provider.
Section 5.05 – Suitability: Nutrition and fitness must be tailored to the personal needs of each individual considering their personal physical condition and circumstances. The content at www.jjvirgin.com has been developed for educational and general purposes only, and does not consider the personal needs, physical condition or circumstances of Subscriber. Subscriber shall consult a primary health care provider in considering the nutrition and fitness information at www.jjvirgin.com including (without limitation) the applicability of such information in light of the personal needs, physical condition and health of Subscriber.
ARTICLE VI: MISCELLANEOUS
Section 6.01 — Entire Agreement: This Agreement contains the entire understanding of the parties relating to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all previous verbal and written agreements between Corporation and Subscriber relating to the subject matter hereof.
Section 6.02 — Amendments and Modifications: Accepting modifications made to the Policy Statement by Corporation and modifications made to this Agreement by Corporation, any alteration, modification or amendment of this Agreement shall be void unless such alteration, modification or amendment is in writing and signed by an authorized representative of Corporation
Section 6.03 — Severability: If a provision of this Agreement is rendered invalid, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.
Section 6.04 — Captions: The headings and captions of this Agreement are inserted for convenience of reference and do not define, limit or describe the scope or intent of this Agreement or any particular section, paragraph, or provision.
Section 6.05 — Governing Law: This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the state of California without regard to any rules of conflict or choice of laws which may require the application of laws of another state, and venue shall be Los Angeles, California.
Section 6.06 — Subscriber Notice: All notices to Subscriber shall be in writing. Notices to Subscriber shall be deemed delivered when posted conspicuously on www.jjvirgin.com or when delivered to Subscriber electronically, by commercial overnight delivery service, by Certified or Registered Mail – Return Receipt Requested – or by hand. Notices to Subscriber shall be deemed given when dispatched. Notices posted conspicuously on www.jjvirgin.com or delivered to Subscriber electronically (including, without limitation, electronic mail) shall be deemed written notices.
Section 6.07 — Corporation Notice: All notices to Corporation shall be in writing. Notices to Corporation shall be deemed delivered when delivered by commercial overnight delivery service, Certified or Registered Mail – Return Receipt Requested – or by hand to the address set forth below for Corporation. Notices to Corporation shall be deemed given on the date notice is received by Corporation (as evidenced in the case of Certified or Registered Mail by Return Receipt).
JJ Virgin Associates, Inc. 30 Lincoln Place, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Section 6.08 — Pronouns/Gender: Pronouns and nouns shall refer to the masculine, feminine, singular or plural as the context shall require.
Section 6.09 — Remedies: All remedies under this Agreement are in addition to equitable remedies and remedies provided by law and are cumulative. The parties hereby acknowledge and agree that damages at law will be an inadequate remedy to Corporation In addition to remedies at law and other rights which may be available, Corporation shall have the right of specific performance, injunction or other equitable remedy (including, without limitation, the right to such equitable remedies prior to or pending arbitration) in the event of a breach or threatened breach of this Agreement by Subscriber.
Section 6.10 — Waiver: Waiver of a breach of this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of any other breach. Failure to enforce any provision of this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver or create an estoppel from enforcing such provision. Any waiver of a provision of this Agreement shall not be binding unless such waiver is in writing and signed by the waiving party.
Section 6.11 — Public Announcements: All public announcements concerning the www.jjvirgin.com or the relationship of Subscriber and Corporation shall be subject to the prior written approval of Corporation.
Section 6.12 — Arbitration: Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this Agreement, or breach thereof, shall be settled by arbitration in accordance with the Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association in Los Angeles, California. Judgment upon the award rendered by the arbitrators may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. Three Qualified Arbitrators shall be selected by the parties in accordance with the Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association. Each party shall have the right of discovery as set forth in the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
Section 6.13 — Litigation Expense: In the event of litigation or arbitration arising out of or relating to this Agreement, each party shall pay its own costs and expenses of litigation or arbitration (excluding fees and expenses of arbitrators and administrative fees and expenses of arbitration).