ARIA Connect Terms of Service

By using the web site (“Service”), a service of ARIA Inc. (“ARIA Inc.”), you are agreeing to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”). ARIA Inc. reserves the right to update and change the Terms of Service from time to time without notice. Any new features that augment or enhance the current Service, including the release of new tools and resources, shall be subject to the Terms of Service. Continued use of the Service after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time at: Account Terms

  1. You must be 13 years or older to use this Service.
  2. Accounts registered by “bots” or other automated methods are not permitted.
  3. You must provide your legal full name, a valid email address, and any other information requested in order to complete the signup process.
  4. Your account may only be used by one person – a single login shared by multiple people is not permitted.
  5. You are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and password. ARIA Inc. cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage from your failure to comply with this security obligation.
  6. You are responsible for all Content posted and all activity that occurs under your account (even when Content is posted by others who are sharing your pages).
  7. One person or legal entity may not maintain more than one free account.
  8. You may not use the Service for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. You must not, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).
Violation of any of these agreements will result in the termination of your Account. While ARIA Inc. prohibits such conduct and Content on the Service, you understand and agree that ARIA Inc. cannot be responsible for all the Content posted on the Service and you nonetheless may be exposed to such materials. You agree to use the Service at your own risk. Email Communications with Account Holders
  1. You understand and agree that the ARIA website and services are a suite of productivity tools as well as content and that the features of these tools include regular email notifications of calendar events, suggestions and Connect content updates to all users. You understand that the default position is for account holders to receive such updates but that you may unsubscribe from daily updates at any time by logging into your account, and unchecking the 'updates' box in your profile and that these instructions are included in every update email. You may also receive a weekly update email, to which you can unsubscribe at any time by clicking on the link provided in the email.
Payment, Refunds, Upgrading and Downgrading Terms
  1. A valid credit card is required for paying accounts subscribing to enhanced versions of the Service. Free accounts are not required to provide a credit card number.
  2. Subscriptions to the Service are billed in advance on a monthly basis and are non-refundable. There will be no refunds or credits for partial months of service, or refunds for months unused with an open account. In order to treat everyone equally, no exceptions will be made.
  3. All fees are exclusive of all taxes, levies, or duties imposed by taxing authorities, and you shall be responsible for payment of all such taxes, levies, or duties, excluding only United States (federal or state) taxes.
  4. For any upgrade or downgrade in plan level, your credit card that you provided will automatically be charged the new rate on your next billing cycle.
  5. Downgrading your Service may cause the loss of Content, features, or capacity of your Account. ARIA Inc. does not accept any liability for such loss.
  6. Ad-hoc purchases of products / downloads from the Service will be automatically charged to the same credit card as your subscription. You agree that any such purchases are made entirely at your own risk and that you fully understand the content of products you are purchasing from the Service prior to purchase. As such products are copyable and customizable once downloaded, ARIA Inc. shall in no circumstances entertain refund requests for products / services purchased through the Service once the products / services have been delivered.
Cancellation and Termination
  1. You are solely responsible for properly cancelling your account. An email or phone request to cancel your account is not considered cancellation. You can cancel your account at any time by clicking on the Your Profile link in the global navigation bar at the top of the screen. The Account Info tab provides a simple cancellation process via the ‘edit subscription’ button.
  2. All of your Content will be immediately deleted from the Service upon cancellation.
  3. If you cancel the Service before the end of your current paid up month, your cancellation will take effect immediately but you will not be charged again.
  4. ARIA Inc., in its sole discretion, has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Service, or any other ARIA Inc. service, for any reason at any time
  5. Such termination of the Service will result in the deactivation or deletion of your Account or your access to your Account, and the forfeiture and relinquishment of all Content in your Account. ARIA Inc. reserves the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.
Modifications to the Service and Prices
  1. ARIA Inc. reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice.
  2. Prices of all Services, including but not limited to monthly subscription plan fees to the Service, are subject to change upon 30 days notice from us. Such notice may be provided at any time by posting the changes to the ARIA Connect Site ( or the Service itself.
  3. ARIA Inc. shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.
Copyright and Content Ownership
  1. We claim no intellectual property rights over the material you provide to the Service. Your profile and materials uploaded remain yours. However, by setting your pages to be shared publicly, you agree to allow anyone to view and share your Content.
  2. ARIA Inc. does not pre-screen Content, but ARIA Inc. and its designee have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse or remove any Content that is available via the Service.
  3. The look and feel of the Service is copyright©2007-2008 ARIA Inc., LLC. All rights reserved. You may not duplicate, copy, or reuse any portion of the HTML/CSS or visual design elements without express written permission from ARIA Inc.
Terms covering Free Production Service Offers
  1. Free production package includes script writing (with up to maximum of two re-writes prior to production)
  2. Subscriber must submit official ARIA creative brief form filled in completely and with as much detail as possible, by fax to 1-866-204-9843.
  3. Each additional re-write above the second will be subject to a $50 re-write charge)
  4. Free production package includes production services (with maximum of one re-do if first version not entirely satisfactory.
  5. Subsequent re-do requests (above the first) will be subject to a $100 production fee per re-do).
  6. Production includes voice-over talent (max three voices), sound effects where necessary, royalty-free music and mix-down. No jingles, original songs or copyright-protected music.
  7. Highly specific voice talent or accent requests may be subject to additional charges.
  8. Subscribers wishing to use their own music must supply proof of copyright ownership or similar usage agreement.
  9. Finished commercials will be in mp3 format and delivered via email. Once delivered and approved, ARIA's production obligations shall be considered complete. Subscriber agrees to indemnify ARIA completely against any action taken by subscriber or any third party whatsoever for use of any commercial produced by ARIA.
General Conditions
  1. Your use of the Service is at your sole risk. The service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis.
  2. Technical support is only provided to paying account holders and is only available via email.
  3. You understand that ARIA Inc. uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, and related technology required to run the Service.
  4. You must not modify, adapt or hack the Service or modify another website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with the Service, ARIA Inc., or any other ARIA Inc. service.
  5. You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service without the express written permission by ARIA Inc.
  6. We may, but have no obligation to, remove Content and Accounts containing Content that we determine in our sole discretion is unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property or these Terms of Service.
  7. Verbal, physical, written or other abuse (including threats of abuse or retribution) of any ARIA Inc. customer, employee, member, or officer will result in immediate account termination.
  8. You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Service, including your Content, may be transfered unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.
  9. You must not upload, post, host, or transmit unsolicited email, SMSs, or “spam” messages.
  10. You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.
  11. If your bandwidth usage exceeds 250 MB/month, or significantly exceeds the average bandwidth usage (as determined solely by ARIA Inc.) of other ARIA Connect customers, we reserve the right to immediately disable your account or throttle your file or image hosting until you can reduce your bandwidth consumption.
  12. ARIA Inc. does not warrant that (i) the service will meet your specific requirements, (ii) the service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, (iii) the results that may be obtained from the use of the service will be accurate or reliable, (iv) the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you through the service will meet your expectations, and (v) any errors in the Service will be corrected.
  13. You expressly understand and agree that ARIA Inc. shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses (even if ARIA Inc. has been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from: (i) the use or the inability to use the service; (ii) the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services resulting from any goods, data, information or services purchased or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through or from the service; (iii) unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data; (iv) statements or conduct of any third party on the service; (v) termination of your account; or (vi) any other matter relating to the service.
  14. The failure of ARIA Inc. to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. The Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement between you and ARIA Inc. and govern your use of the Service, superceding any prior agreements between you and ARIA Inc. (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service).
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