Professional DJ Terms and Conditions
Professional DJ Terms and Conditions
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RiddimStream.com (“RiddimStream” or “Portal”) is an independent website ran by RiddimStream Ltd and provides a Portal which allows users access to audio and visual content. The following terms and conditions (“Terms”) are specifically for professional DJ’s who have been approved by RiddimStream (“DJ’s”). These Terms set out the relationship between RiddimStream and you (“You”, “Your” or “DJ”). By using this service, you are bound to, and are deemed to have understood the following;
1.1 DJ’s shall register with the Portal for the purpose of applying for an Approved DJ status.
1.2 DJ’s understand and accept that all content is provided for Promotional Use Only and is not for sale.
1.3 DJ’s may use content for airplay, within sets and as part of mixtapes, amongst other things, so long as these are not for sale.
1.4 For the purpose of these Terms, the term ‘Promotional Use Only’ refers to content which is uploaded by the owner for promotion of their work and the sale of which is prohibitted.
1.5 DJ’s understand and accept that content provided through the Portal is protected by Copyright laws and regulations.
1.6 Content is available only to professional and approved DJ’s. RiddimStream shall determine who shall be accepted under this category and are not obligated in any way to provide the DJ with the criteria or reasons for acceptance or rejection.
1.7 DJ’s understand that the term ‘Professional DJ’ is only relative to this Portal and is not confirmation of skill, recognition of qualification or title, to be used elsewhere.
1.8 DJ’s understand that all information provided on the application form should be accurate and correct. In the event that RiddimStream finds information to be false, they reserve the right terminate your access to the Portal.
2. RiddimStream Obligations
2.1 RiddimStream shall ensure that all content is made available to registered and approved DJ’s as soon as possible.
2.2 RiddimStream cannot guarantee the quality or content of any files uploaded by content owners. However, RiddimStream shall endeavour to ensure that high quality 320kbps MP3’s are made available.
2.3 RiddimStream shall assess all applications for ‘approved dj’ status, fairly and unbiasedly to ensure that professional DJ’s are able to access the content.
2.4 RiddimStream shall provide all content to approved DJ’s free of charge.
2.5 RiddimStream shall not accept any liability for any claims or complaints that are as a result of the content of the materials uploaded by the content owner.
3.1 All users shall be required to register with the Portal and the General Terms and Conditions in order to use the site.
3.2 In order to gain approved DJ status, DJ’s shall be required to complete the ‘PRO-DJ’ application form which can be found in the ‘My Account’ section of the Portal.
3.3 RiddimStream shall contact the DJ by email on acceptance of their application for approved DJ status.
3.4 DJ’s shall not be charged any fee for registration with the Portal or for making an application for approved DJ status.
4. Use of Content
4.1 Approved DJ’s shall have free, unlimited access to all uploaded content which has been made available for DJ’s useage. Content should be used for promotional purposes only, in a professional manner.
4.2 The DJ understands and accepts that the content owners are not obligated to upload all files for use by DJ’s.
4.3 In the event that any DJ with approved status is found to have breached clause 4.1, above, RiddimStream shall take the appropriate action, including ending the DJ’s approved status, terminating the DJ’s use of the Portal and providing the DJ’s details to the copyright holder, where required.
5. Copyright and Intellectual Property
5.1 The Content Owner should ensure that all content is covered by any applicable copyright laws and regulations to ensure that their rights are protected.
5.2 All information, data and copyright material contained on this website, including any trade marks (whether officially registered or unregistered), trade names, brands, logos and devices belong to RiddimStream or to people whom have given ownership or permission to use such information data and/or copyright material. The Content Owner accepts that they must not use such information or copyright material unless they have written permission from RiddimStream to do so.
6.1 The Content Owner may terminate their registration to the Portal with immediate effect with no liability to make any further payment (other than in respect of amounts accrued before the Termination).
6.2 At the time of termination, RiddimStream reserve the right to remove all content uploaded by Content Owner. However, Content Owner accepts and understands that some content may remain. In the event that the Content Owner wishes to remove all content from the portal, then they should contact RiddimStream with a request for removal.
7.1 Any notice given under this agreement shall be in writing and signed by or on behalf of the party giving it and shall be served by delivering it personally, or sending it by pre-paid recorded delivery or registered post to the relevant party at (in the case RiddimStream, its registered office for the time being and (in the case of the Content Owner) their last known address, or by sending it by fax to the fax number notified by the relevant party to the other party. Any such notice shall be deemed to have been received:
a) if delivered personally, at the time of delivery;
b) in the case of pre-paid recorded delivery or registered post, 48 hours from the date of posting; and
c) in the case of fax, at the time of transmission.7.2 In proving such service it shall be sufficient to prove that the envelope containing the notice was addressed to the address of the relevant party and delivered either to that address or into the custody of the postal authorities as a pre-paid recorded delivery or registered post or that the notice was transmitted by fax to the fax number of the relevant party.
8. Entire agreement and previous contracts
8.1 Each party on behalf of itself acknowledges and agrees with the other party that:
a) this agreement together with any documents referred to in it constitute the entire agreement and understanding between the Content Owner and RiddimStream and supersedes any previous arrangement, understanding or agreement between them relating to the use of www.RiddimStream.com (which shall be deemed to have been terminated by mutual consent);
b) in entering into this agreement neither party has relied on any Pre-Contractual Statement; and
c) each party agrees that the only rights and remedies available to it or arising out of or in connection with any Pre-Contractual Statement shall be for breach of contract. Nothing in this agreement shall, however, limit or exclude any liability for fraud.
No variation of this agreement or of any document referred to in it shall be valid unless it is in writing and signed by or on behalf the parties.
10. Third party rights
10.1 A person who is not a party to this agreement shall not have any rights under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 to enforce any term of this agreement but this does not affect any right or remedy of a third party which exists, or is available, apart from under that Act.
10.2 The rights of the parties to terminate, rescind or agree any variation, waiver or settlement under this agreement are not subject to the consent of any person that is not a party to this agreement.
11. Governing law and jurisdiction
11.1 This agreement and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales.
11.2 The parties irrevocably agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales over any claim or matter arising under or in connection with this agreement or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims).