Welcome to the VintageSugarcube (VSC) website. VSC is a website featuring weekly recipes, editorials about the significance of those recipes, and photos of the preparation of those recipes to help visitors recreate the recipes for themselves (the “Services”). To provide the Services, we have to set out some ground rules in this document (the “Terms”). By accessing, using, or contributing to the Services, and in consideration for the Services we provide to you, you agree to abide by the Terms of a legal agreement between you and VSC. “VSC” means the owners of the VSC website and anyone who provides the Services of the VSC website.
By using the VSC website (“Website”) you are agreeing to the following terms and conditions. If you do not agree with a provision DO NOT use the Website.
VSC may change the Terms from time to time, at VSC’s sole discretion. Your continued use of this website following the posting of such changes will constitute your assent to all such changes. Please periodically visit this section of the Website to review the current version of the Terms.
To utilize the Services, or certain portions thereof such as the commenting features, you may be required to input personal information. You represent and warrant that all information provided by you to VSC is current, accurate, and complete.
Limited Liability and Warranty Disclaimer
THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. VSC MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE SITE’S OPERATION OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT OR MATERIALS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, VSC HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
Code of Conduct
VSC does not pre-screen or regularly review contributed content, but VSC reserves the right to delete material and terminate accounts at its discretions with or without notice to the user. Users shall adhere to the Code of Conduct to avoid such termination.
Users shall not contribute content containing or involving material that is obscene, defamatory, libelous, unlawful, harassing, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, constitutes an illegal threat, violates export control laws, hate propaganda, fraudulent material or fraudulent activity, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable material of any kind or nature specifically including, but not limited to, posting a photograph of another person without their consent and posting an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person’s work. Additionally, VSC users are prohibited from posting material that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, gives rise to civil liability, or holds VSC or their employees, volunteers, or agents up to public scorn, ridicule, or defamation.
You understand that the information made available by VSC is the product of a community effort between the operators of VSC and users and does not necessarily represent the view of VSC. VSC assumes no responsibility for the accuracy, suitability, or completeness of any content provided.
Please note that the Website may contain links to other third party websites that are not owned or controlled by VSC. VSC has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites. In addition, VSC will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party site. By using the Website, you expressly relieve Vintage Sugarcube from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website.
VSC hopes to bring a diverse range of perspectives and voices into this site, but we will decline to publish unacceptable content and will remove it if we find it on this site.
Unacceptable content includes, but is not limited to, the following:
- Statements that are intended as a personal attack or are abusive, harassing, or threatening
- Defamatory or knowingly false statements
- Information of a private or personal nature that does not have news value
- Irrelevant statements or SPAM
- Materials that violate the copyright, trademark, or trade secret rights of others that are not otherwise authorized by law, such as fair use
VSC will determine what is “unacceptable content” on a case-by-case basis. We reserve the right to change these standards at any time. We also reserve the right to remove links to unacceptable off-site content at any time.
By posting or contributing content using these Services, you are granting VSC a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, and worldwide license to use your content in connection with the operation of the Services, including, without limitation, the license rights to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your content, and/or to incorporate it into a collective work.
VSC requires you indemnify them against any liability resulting from your use of their services. VSC retains the right to employ VSC’s own counsel. You remain solely responsible for VSC’s defense and must obtain VSC’s written consent to a settlement. You agree to notify VSC of a pending suit claiming you have violated a third party’s intellectual property rights. VSC requires that you confirm your indemnification in case of a lawsuit; failure to do so may be considered a breach of your terms of service.
Trademark and Copyright Infringement Policy
You agree not to infringe copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other proprietary rights. By posting any content, you represent and warrant that you have all right, title, and interest to such posted content, including but not limited to any consent, authorization, release, clearance or license from any third party (such as, but not limited to, any release related to rights of privacy or publicity) necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the content, and that posting such content does not violate or constitute the infringement of any patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, right of privacy, right of publicity, moral rights, or other intellectual property right recognized by any applicable jurisdiction of any person or entity, or otherwise constitute the breach of any agreement with any other person or entity. You further represent and warrant that you are who you say you are, that you have not submitted fictitious, false or inaccurate information about yourself, and that all information contained in the posted content is true and your own work or work you are authorized to submit, and that the posted content does not contain any threatening, harassing, libelous, false, defamatory, offensive, obscene, or pornographic, material, or other material that would violate any other applicable law or regulation. You agree that you will not knowingly and with intent to defraud provide material and misleading information. You represent and warrant that the content you supply does not violate the Terms. VSC will take down material in response to a notice of copyright infringement
This agreement is governed by California law and any action arising from the agreement will be brought in San Diego County. VSC requires that you waive your right to trial by jury.
No Waiver of Terms
VSC’s failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not be deemed a waiver of such right or provision in that or any other instance.
The Terms constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes and replaces all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding such subject matter. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of these Terms to be unenforceable, the remainder of the Terms will continue in full force and effect.