FAVATV Terms of Service ("Agreement")
This Agreement was last modified on March 23, 2014.
Please read these Terms of Service completely using favatv.com which is owned and operated by the Film and Video Arts Society - Alberta (FAVA). This Agreement documents the legally binding terms and conditions attached to the use of the Site at favatv.com.
FAVATV is a project created by the Film and Video Arts Society - Alberta to share and distribute a Curation of Audio-Visual Works by both FAVA Members and Non-Members. FAVATV is also a Social Networking Site for FAVATV Registered Users.
FAVATV is aimed at sharing the works and profiles of members of our local and global film, video, and arts community.
Although there are no specific age restrictions for FAVATV content at this time it should be assumed that material may potentially be graphic or adult in theme. Therefore it is strongly recommended that adults, parents or guardians use discretion and monitor the use of FAVATV for Users under the age of 18 years old. By using or accessing the Site in any way, viewing or browsing the Site, or adding your own content to the Site, you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms of Service.
FAVATV Committee (Who's chooses the videos?)
Audio-Visual Works on the Site are curated by the FAVATV Committee which includes FAVA Members, members of the Staff at FAVA, and members of the Board of Directors at FAVA. The FAVATV Committee reserves the right to: solicit new Audio-Visual Works from FAVA Members and Non-Members, accept submissions or applications to include Audio-Visual Works from FAVA Members and Non-Members in the Curated Works of the Site, curate selected Audio-Visual Works for inclusion on the Site, and administer the inclusion of the curated Audio-Visual Works on the Site. The FAVATV Committee also reserves the right to: refuse submissions or application to include Audio-Visual Works on the Site, and remove existing Audio-Visual Works from the Site without any advanced notice.
Intellectual Property (FAVATV stuff is FAVATV's stuff)
The Site and all of its Original Content are the sole property of FAVATV and the Film and Video Arts Society - Alberta, and are, as such, fully protected by the appropriate international copyright and other intellectual property rights laws. This includes all FAVATV content with the following exceptions.
Audio-Visual Works (FAVATV disseminates other peoples work)
All intellectual property rights to Audio-Visual Works on the Site are retained by, and the responsibility of, the Owner of the Audio-Visual Work. FAVATV and the FAVATV Committee hold No Liability for copyright material provided in the Audio-Visual Work. Audio-Visual Work is included on the Site based on an Understanding between the FAVATV Committee and the Owner that the Owner has the right to include, share, and distribute this Audio-Visual Work on FAVATV. FAVATV Committee reserves the right to remove existing Audio-Visual Works from the Site without any advanced notice should the Understanding be suspected of any breach.
Network Profiles (Behave now)
Network User activity is for community building purposes within the film, video and arts communities. FAVATV and the Film and Video Arts Society - Alberta assume no liability for any inaccurate, delayed or incomplete information, nor for any actions taken in reliance thereon.
Any and all Site activity by Registered or Non-Registered Users of FAVATV should abide in good faith to be honest, courteous, and within the bounds of Site Policies. FAVATV Network behaviour will be moderated by the FAVATV Committee according to Site Policies.
FAVATV reserves the right to terminate your access to the Site, without any advance notice.
Links to Other Websites
Our Site does contain a number of links to other websites and online resources that are not owned or controlled by FAVATV.
This Agreement is governed in accordance with the laws of Alberta, Canada.
Changes to This Agreement
FAVATV reserves the right to modify these Terms of Service at any time. We do so by posting and drawing attention to the updated terms on the Site. Your decision to continue to visit and make use of the Site after such changes have been made constitutes your formal acceptance of the new Terms of Service.
Therefore, we ask that you check and review this Agreement for such changes on an occasional basis. Should you not agree to any provision of this Agreement or any changes we make to this Agreement, we ask and advise that you do not use or continue to access the FAVATV site immediately.