Terms and Conditions of Use – Image bank SPM
Acceptance of the Terms and Conditions of Use means that the user has read all the Terms and Conditions below. The Terms and Conditions of Use are binding on all users. The user must at all times note that an image may be subject to alternative conditions, additional conditions, which, if so, are provided in connection with the downloading of the image. In such cases, the additional terms shall prevail over these Terms and Conditions of Use. User means the person, organization or company that uses the image.
Terms and Conditions in brief:
These Terms and Conditions of Use are binding on all users.
- Images from Image Bank SPM may be used free of charge by anyone wishing to use images for the purpose of promoting Mjärdevi or the Science Park in Sweden or abroad. This includes marketing intended to increase knowledge about Mjärdevi Science Park. Marketing of other products or services is prohibited.
- The user of an image must download the image himself from Image Bank SPM and thereby accepting the Terms and Conditions of Use. This is a condition for the use of the image. An image from Image Bank SPM may not be transferred to third parties.
- If the downloaded image will be used again, it must be downloaded again, since new Terms and Conditions may be applicable to the image.
- In conjunction with the use of an image, the name of the photographer shall be indicated in the following manner: name of photographer/Image Bank SPM
- The person, company or organization which uses an image from Image Bank SPM is responsible for compliance with the Terms and Conditions of Use.
Use of images from Image Bank SPM
Images from the image bank may, unless other terms and conditions have been specified for a particular image, be used free of charge for the purpose of promoting Mjärdevi Science Park in Sweden and/or abroad. The above-stated applies to both printed and digital use.
Merely using an image without clear reference to Mjärdevi Science Park is not deemed to promote SPM and is, therefore, prohibited. Nor is the fact that a company has SPM or references to SPM in its company name, profile, payoff or the like sufficient basis for use.
The user is solely responsible for all image use. The user is also required to hold the organizations responsible for the image bank harmless from claims from image rightsholders due to any use which violates these Terms and Conditions.
Rights, limitations, and data storage
The user acquires a non-exclusive and non-transferable right to use images from Image Bank SPM. Images may not be assigned, licensed, rented or otherwise copied or distributed to third parties. The right to use the image must be exercised within six (6) months from the downloading of the image. The user may not store the image for other than the specific use which was contemplated at the time of downloading. Otherwise, in order to ensure that it remains available and to obtain any new Terms and Conditions associated with the image, the image must be downloaded from Image Bank SPM again before it may be used.
The organizations behind Image Bank SPM reserves the right to prohibit a specific user from using the images provided and to withdraw rights to certain individual images without any further explanation. In conjunction with such a withdrawal, the user shall delete the downloaded image, and, to the extent that it is possible, remove the image from where it is used.
Indication of Name
The photographer's name and Image Bank SPM shall be indicated as close to the image as possible, as follows: name of photographer/Image Bank SPM
Where no indication of name has been provided, the user may be charged for the omission of the creator’s and/or rightsholder’s name.
Mjärdevi Science Park shall not be liable for loss of access to images, due to technical faults, force majeure or other circumstances.
Mjärdevi Science Park shall not be liable for inaccurate image information, which is due to incorrect information supplied by third parties.
Images from Image Bank SPM may not be used in any manner inconsistent with Swedish or international law. The images may not be used in any manner or context which might be perceived as offensive, misleading or illegal (for example, pornographic or obscene). The images may not be used in such a manner that may offend or be defamatory to the photographer and/or people depicted in the image.
The user is liable for any claims for damages which may arise as a result of claims brought by copyright holders or people depicted in the image due to improper use.
Disputes concerning the interpretation or application of these Terms and Conditions shall be adjudicated under Swedish law by the Linköping District Court.