Membership in the RESERVOIR Press Room is generally limited to journalists and independent producers for media outlets that wish to incorporate any content of the Press Room (the “Content”) into their editorial communication. However, RESERVOIR reserves the right to grant access to other parties as it determines to be appropriate. Each Member agrees to provide RESERVOIR with an accurate and complete registration information. Pressroom access is submitted to the up-dated and completed information for registration. Each member is supposed to protect the password giving access to the pressroom for confidentiality purpose. If a non-authorized usage of the member’s account appears, the member has to notify RESERVOIR promptly.
PERMITTED USE OF CONTENT
All items of Content are available for use free of charge and may be (i) reproduced either in their entirety or in excerpted form, and captioned by the Member solely for editorial use within such Member’s editorial products (i.e. video news stories, print articles etc), and (ii) transmitted, distributed, publicly performed and displayed anywhere in the world as part of such Member’s editorial products by Internet, satellite or other means of distribution (whether now known or hereinafter developed), including broadcast, cablecast, web cast, display in web content radio, print or other information distribution systems. Content which is not incorporated into a Member’s editorial products may not be stored in any temporary or permanent electronic database for future use or for other purposes unless agreed to in writing by RESERVOIR. However, editorial products which contain Content may be archived as part of normal archival processes. You may not use any Content for promotion or advertising of any product or service other than the editorial product into which the Content is incorporated. A Member’s rights to use the Content is non-transferable, and may not be resold, traded or otherwise transferred, except that the Content may be transferred as part of normal distribution of the editorial product.
Use of the Content in any manner other than as expressly permitted above requires the prior written consent of RESERVOIR.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
All intellectual property rights, in particular copyrights, in the Press Room and the Content are owned by RESERVOIR. You may not remove any copyright or other intellectual property notices contained in the Content.The trademarks, logos and any other distinctive character displayed on the Press Room and the Content (the “Marks”) are owned by RESERVOIR and may be displayed or otherwise used by you only as part of the editorial products which incorporated such Marks within the Content. All other uses require the prior written consent of RESERVOIR.
You may not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper workings of the Press Room. You may not take any action which imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on RESERVOIR’s infrastructure. You agree that you will not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor, deep link with or copy RESERVOIR’s Web pages or the content contained therein without RESERVOIR ‘s prior written consent.
RESERVOIR provides the press room, the content and its services “as is” and without any warranty, express or implied, to the full extent permitted by applicable law. RESERVOIR specifically disclaims the implied warranties, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. RESERVOIR does not warrant that the press room will operate uninterrupted, error free or that the press room, its server and any content are free of computer viruses and other harmful elements. RESERVOIR makes no warranty regarding the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of any content or other information on the press room, nor that the content or the press room will meet your requirements.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
In no event shall RESERVOIR, its content providers, other suppliers, licensors, or any third parties mentioned on the press room be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental and consequential damages, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from the use or inability to use the press room and the content, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory. RESERVOIR shall not have any liability whatsoever arising from your use of or reliance on any content, on any information regarding the content or on the press room generally.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless RESERVOIR and their respective affiliates, licensees, directors, officers, and employees against all liabilities, claims, damages and expenses, including attorney’s fees, arising from your use of the Content or the Press Room, or your violation or alleged violation of these Terms and Conditions or allegations of your use of the Content or the Press Room in any manner not permitted herein.
RESERVOIR reserves the right to immediately terminate your account in its discretion, including in the event RESERVOIR determines that your conduct is unacceptable, or in the event you breach these Terms and Conditions.
RESERVOIR respects your rights to privacy and is committed to maintaining your confidence. Any information you provide RESERVOIR through this website will not be sold or rented.
RESERVOIR does not collect any information from you without your knowledge and permission. In order to access the Press Room and the Content, you must enter some identifying information. RESERVOIR does not disclose this information to anyone except to manage RESERVOIR’s website and database with the help of service providers who are subject to non-disclosure obligations. Information you provide RESERVOIR is stored in a secure location and is accessible only by designated staff.
RESERVOIR reserves the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms and Conditions at any time and such changes shall be effective upon posting the new Terms and Conditions on the Press Room.
APPLICABLE LAW AND JURIDICTION
These Terms and Conditions and, generally, the use of the Press Room and the Content, are governed by the laws of Switzerland.
ANY DISPUTE ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND, GENERALLY, WITH THE USE OF THE PRESS ROOM AND THE CONTENT, SHALL BE SUBMITTED TO THE EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION OF THE ORDINARY COURTS OF PARIS, FRANCE.