Welcome to AGKidZone.com and Parents.AGKidZone.com!
We may modify, add, delete, or otherwise change the provisions of this agreement from time to time. When we make changes to this agreement, we will notify you of these changes and ask you for your compliance at that time. If you do not agree to the changes, you and your child may not continue to use the site.
1. Using the Site
We provide the website for use by children and their friends and families. We want it to be an enjoyable and safe experience for all users. Therefore, users of the website must not:
- use the website in such a way as to offend or interfere with others' use of the website
- submit materials to the website that violate any law
- submit materials to the website that infringe or interfere with the rights of others, including (without limitation), materials that:
- libel, defame, or invade the privacy of others
- are pornographic or obscene
- infringe the intellectual property rights of others, including copyrights, of any third party
- advocate illegal activity
- advertise or otherwise solicit funds or are a solicitation for goods and services
- are treated as confidential under any contract or policy
- attempt to circumvent the security systems of the website
- attempt to gain access to the website in a fraudulent matter
- attempt to gain access to any other user's accounts
- attempt to find out any other user's password or any personally identifiable information by any means whatsoever, including use of the website or through email communication
- attempt to use the website for any purposes other than the purposes AGKidZone.com, in its sole discretion, may decide
- upload or submit any data that contains viruses or any other computer code, corrupt files, or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of or disrupt any software, hardware, networks, telecommunications, servers, or other equipment
2. User-Posted Content
We may permit users to participate in online discussions or posting on the site. If you or your child chooses to participate, you must refrain from using threatening, abusive, obscene, or rude language. Further, you agree not to post or upload material that would infringe upon the rights of third parties. You further agree not to post or upload material containing viruses or other harmful materials. We reserve the right to alter, modify, delete portions of, or remove in its entirety the materials you post or upload to this site.
By posting to the website, you grant us an irrevocable, transferable, and worldwide right to use, alter, reproduce, distribute, transmit, display, perform, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, sell, or make any other use of any of the materials you communicate to us for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without any compensation to you.
Finally, we ask that you acknowledge and abide by our long-standing corporate policy that prohibits us from accepting or considering creative ideas, suggestions, or materials other than those it has specifically requested or are a part of a submissions agreement. Therefore do not send us any original creative materials. If you fail to honor this policy and submit unsolicited materials to us, the materials submitted will be deemed, and will remain, the property of American Greetings. As with other information submitted through the site, you grant to American Greetings an irrevocable, transferable, and worldwide right to use, alter, reproduce, distribute, transmit, display, perform, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, sell, or make any other other use of any of the submission materials you communicate to American Greetings for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without any compensation to you.
This website is owned and operated by the American Greetings Corporation. We reserve the right to outsource the operation of the site to a third party or corporate affiliate.
All of the materials on the website are owned by American Greetings Corporation, its affiliates, its subsidiaries, or its licensors and are protected by national and international intellectual property laws. All trademarks are likewise owned by American Greetings Corporation, its affiliates, its subsidiaries, or its licensors and are protected by national and international intellectual property laws.
5. Links to Other Sites
This website may contain web links to other third party internet sites. We may not operate or control the content found on these third party internet sites. Further, the presence of these links is NOT an endorsement of these third party Internet sites or their content. Your use of the links is at your own risk. We are not liable for your use of these links.
From time to time you may have the opportunity to send us your submissions as part of a contest where your submissions are judged and the winner will be awarded a prize, which may be virtual or tangible. We will provide the rules for such contests at such times as they are made available on the website. The following minimum rules apply:
- We will tell you the number and types of prizes to be won; all prizes are virtual and shall have no retail value;
- Your chances of winning may depend on your skill in playing the game selected, and where you are playing a game against other users of the website, your chances of winning may depend on the number of other players and their skill in playing the game;
- For some games, it may be possible for there to be no winner (for example, a trivia game where none of the players answers the questions correctly);
- Unless we tell you otherwise, there will be no special allocation of prizes by country, state, province or region;
- Some games have skill level by age group, so check the game instructions carefully; however, unless we tell you otherwise, there will be no special allocation of prizes by age group;
- We will clearly advise you of the start and stop times applicable to the game selected;
- There may be limits on the number of times you may play a game, so read the game instructions carefully; and
- Prizes will be awarded without undue delay.
You are completely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your username, password, and account. If you forget or lose your password, please click the "forgot password" button on the sign-in page and your password will be emailed to you. If you did not provide an email address during registration, your password will be emailed to your parents.
Take note that no one on the website will ever ask you to disclose your password for any reason, other than through the sign-in process.
You are completely responsible for all activities that occur under your account. You agree to: (a) immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. We will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this section. You may be required to change your password from time to time.
8. Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability
We make no representation that the materials contained in the site are appropriate or authorized to use in all countries, states, provinces, counties, municipalities, or any jurisdiction thereof. If you choose to access this site, you do so AT YOUR OWN RISK. You are solely responsible for compliance with all applicable laws.
This site is to be used for general information and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended for any other purpose. This site does not dole out educational, medical, health, legal, or financial advice.
THE MATERIALS CONTAINED IN THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW. INDEED AMERICAN GREETINGS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES.
FURTHER, AMERICAN GREETINGS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE WILL BE OPERATED FREE OF DELAYS IN TRANSMISSION, FAILURE IN PERFORMANCE, COMPUTER VIRUSES, INACCURACIES OR ERRORS IN THE MATERIALS, OR OTHER ERRORS OR DEFECTS.
UNDER ABSOLUTELY NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS AMERICAN GREETINGS, ITS SUBSIDIARIES (INCLUDING TCFC AND AGC), AFFILIATED COMPANIES, LICENSORS, AND THOSE THIRD PARTIES ASSISTING IN THE OPERATION OF THE SITE (INCLUDING THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS) BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT ARISE OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS SITE WHATSOEVER, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBLITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
NOTE THAT BECAUSE OF SOME STATE OR LOCAL LAW, THE ABOVE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION ON CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. HOWEVER, IN NO EVENT SHALL AMERICAN GREETINGS' TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THIS SITE.
Finally, we do not assume any liability for any damage or costs you may incur as a result of transmissions over the Internet or other publicly accessible networks, including the exchange of e-mail (which may or may not contain your personal information). In no event shall the information you provide us be deemed confidential. We are not liable under any circumstances in which information is inadvertently released by us or accessed by third parties without our express, written consent.
- Choice of Law - This Agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Ohio of the United States of America, without regard to conflicts of law provisions. You consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, U.S.A. in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this site.
- Notices - Any notice or communication to AG KidZone required under these terms must be in writing and hand delivered or sent by registered mail, return receipt requested, to the address specified below. All notices are effective only upon receipt.
American Greetings Corporation
One American Road
Cleveland, OH 44144