terms of service

MUSICIANS

Do NOT steal music!

Only submit your own, ORIGINAL music.

BEFORE YOU UPLOAD

Make sure your lyrics, songs and any other artwork are protected by Copyright!

By uploading your music or anything else to this server, you are giving MacIdol your permission to allow other people access to it and possibly download it.

COVER VERSIONS ARE NOT PERMITTED

Even if you have permission to record a song, you still do not have permission here to upload your cover versions !

If you have co-written a song - you must make sure that you have the full consent of any parties involved, before you share this music at MacIDOL.com!

No racist or obscene material permitted

Mac Musicians Only

This facility is for musicians who use Apple Macintosh computers to create original music. If you do not use a Mac then you are not welcome to host your music here, but you might find a site at Jamroom.net that may choose to host your music.

If you do not understand any of the above - DO NOT upload! - Contact us

You must agree to ALL the terms on this agreement, before you upload anything to this server.

If anyone is found to be breaking the law

MacIDOL will inform the relevant authorities and will offer our full support if they decide to prosecute you, including any of your data on this server. If you upload anything on this server you are responsible for it.

This is a free service and is offered in good faith, without any warranty whatsoever.

We may permanently or temporarily terminate, suspend, or otherwise refuse to permit your access to MacIDOL.com without notice and liability, if, in our sole determination, you violate any of our terms of use, including the following prohibited acts: (i) use of MacIDOL.com for any illegal purpose or to submit, transmit, or facilitate the distribution of information or content that is unlawful, harmful, abusive, racially or ethnically offensive, vulgar, obscene, sexually explicit, defamatory, infringing, invasive of personal privacy or publicity rights, harassing, libelous, threatening, or, in a reasonable person's view, objectionable; (ii) submit, transmit, promote, or distribute information or content that is illegal; (iii) attempt to interfere with, compromise the system integrity or security or decipher any transmissions to or from the servers running MacIDOL.com; (iv) take any action that imposes or may impose at our sole determination an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; (v) upload invalid data, viruses, worms, or other software agents through MacIDOL.com; (vi) use any robot, spider, scraper, or other automated access to MacIDOL.com or its servers for any purpose without our express written permission; (vii) impersonate another person or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity, conduct fraud, hide or attempt to hide your identity; (viii) submit, upload, post, email, transmit, or otherwise make available any information or content that you do not have a legal right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships; (ix) interfere with the proper working of MacIDOL.com; or, (x) bypass the measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to MacIDOL.com. On termination for any reason, you continue to be bound by our Terms of Use.

MUSIC LOVERS/OTHER USERS

No copying, duplication or distribution of any of the music, mp3, images, text or anything else on this server is permitted except as permitted by the copyright holder.

DMCA COMPLIANCE

MacIDOL's servers are located in the United States. MacIDOL operates in accordance with U.S. law, including the provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA").

If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that any content appearing on MacIDOL.com infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the DMCA by providing our Copyright Agent with the following information in writing (see 17 U.S.C. 512(c)(3) for further details):

(i) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;

(ii) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such;

(iii) Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material;

(iv) Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address;

(v) A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and

(vi) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Our designated Copyright Agent to receive notifications of claimed infringement is:

Attn: Copyright Agent, MacIDOL.com, c/o Geekido Enterprises, LLC, PO Box 3255, Laurel, MD 20709, USA, or by email at legal@macidol.com.

You acknowledge that you if you do not comply with all of the notice requirements of the DMCA, notice may not be valid.

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