Last Updated: November 3, 2011
Who We Are:
This web site is operated by or on behalf of Harman International Industries, Incorporated (“referred to as “Harman”, “we”, “our” and “us”). Harman’s registered address is:
Harman International Industries, Incorporated
400 Atlantic Street, 15th Floor
Stamford, CT 06901, USA
Welcome to Harman’s Website:
Grant of License:
You will not display Widgets on any sites or pages that:
1. Contain, exhibit or refer to, in our discretion, material that is disparaging, derogatory or defamatory to us or any third party;
2. Contain any sexually explicit material;
3. Promote or depict violence or hate toward any persons or groups;
4. Promote illegal activities;
5. Promote alcohol, tobacco, illegal drug use or illegal gambling in any way;
6. Promote any investment schemes or provide financial advice;
7. Promote or condone discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age;
8. Include Harman or any of its trademarks or variations thereof in their domain names without authorization from us; or
9. Otherwise violate intellectual property rights of Harman.
Your Account on this Website:
In certain circumstances, our website may allow you to provide your opinion and feedback regarding our products, or you may be allowed special pricing for participating in marketing campaigns at the discretion of Harman, or Harman may offer for sale certain of its products on this website. In exchange, you may be required to create a username and password for your use. Select a non-obvious password and preserve your username and password with care; do not allow anyone to use your login credentials to access the website. Do not create more than one account or username for yourself, or create an account or username on behalf of another. You agree to immediately notify Harman in the event of any unauthorized use of your login credentials. Harman will not be responsible for any loss or liability resulting from the unauthorized use of your login credentials with or without your knowledge. You are fully and solely responsible for all activities that occur by use of your login credentials. When you provide or post information on the website, you agree to provide true, accurate and current information and to promptly update such information to keep it true, accurate and current. If you provide any information that is (or Harman reasonably believes to be) untrue or inaccurate, Harman may edit, remove or refuse such information and suspend or terminate your access to your account. Without incurring any responsibility or liability therefor, Harman reserves the right to take any action it deems necessary to ensure the security of the website and your account, including without limitation, terminating your account, changing your password or requesting additional authentication information from you. The security of your personal information is important to Harman. Harman agrees to take reasonable steps to ensure the safety of your personal information. Harman does not represent or guarantee your personal information is free from security threats or other vulnerabilities. Harman reserves the right to terminate your account if Harman, in its discretion, deems your account to be inactive for an extended period of time, and Harman shall have no liability whatsoever to you or any party in relation to such termination.
Your Content on this Website:
Harman does not pre-screen content that you or other users post to the website and the website serves merely as a forum for users to discuss Harman’s products (however, Harman reserves the right to, from time to time and at its discretion, monitor user comments and posts without incurring any liability therefor.) Harman does not guarantee that any information is true, accurate or current or otherwise not false, misleading, inaccurate, fraudulent, deceptive or illegal. By posting any content or information to the website, you grant Harman a non-exclusive, non-revocable, worldwide and perpetual right to use any part of your posted information and content in any manner or media now existing or hereafter developed, including the right to adapt, modify, edit, decompile, create derivative works, sublicense, assign, commercialize and otherwise exploit without any compensation due to you, which right shall survive any termination of your license to use this website or ability to post content hereto. You shall have no right or title to your username, which shall be Harman’s property. Your use of the website constitutes your consent to allow Harman to store content created by you, including your personal information on Harman’s host computers. You are solely responsible for your interaction with other users of this website, whether online or offline, and Harman is not responsible for any loss or damage relating to such interaction. You also agree to observe and follow the following posting rules:
• You will not impersonate anyone else.
• You will not post any content that includes information that is false, misleading, inaccurate, fraudulent, deceptive or that promotes illegal activity.
• You will not post your personal information or solicit any personal information from other users of the website.
• You will not post any content or information in violation of any laws or regulations.
• You will not insult, bully or flame any other users of the website.
• You will not post content that is that is offensive, libelous, defamatory, indecent, harmful, harassing, intimidating, threatening, hateful, abusive, vulgar, obscene, pornographic or sexually explicit.
• You will post only constructive information.
• You will not speculate or post rumors about Harman, Harman’s products or any other user.
• You will not post information that you do not own or control all rights to. You are fully and solely responsible for all content that you post.
Without prejudice to Harman’s other termination rights, Harman may terminate your use of this website or ability to post content thereto, in whole or in part, for any violation of any of the foregoing terms and conditions.
User Content Complaints:
You agree that by using this website, you may encounter content that you may deem offensive, indecent, defamatory or objectionable. You agree to use this website at your sole risk, and that Harman shall have no liability to you for content that you may deem offensive, indecent, defamatory or objectionable.
Notice of Infringement Claims:
If you believe that your work has been improperly copied and posted to the website, please provide Harman with your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, a physical or electronic rendering of your signature, a description of your copyrighted work, a description of the location of your copyrighted work on the website and a statement by you made under penalty of perjury (in such form and substance as we may require) that the above information is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or otherwise authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
Notices for Complaints:
Attention: Legal Department
Harman International Industries, Incorporated
400 Atlantic Street, 15th Floor
Stamford, CT 06901, USA
Compromising the security of the website is prohibited and may result in criminal and civil liability. Harman may investigate security-compromising activities and will contact and cooperate with law enforcement if a crime has possibly occurred. By way of illustration, Harman deems the following activity as attempts to compromise the security of the website: unauthorized access to information on Harman’s server computer or systems such as probes, scans, or vulnerability tests of the website, bypass or circumvention of the website’s authentication measures, interfering with service to any end user, interfering with or tampering with the website’s host computer or network facilitating any connection with or to the website, sending unsolicited emails, such as promotions or advertisements for products or services to Harman or any of the users of this website, attempts to overload Harman’s host computer or network, altering or cloning packet headers, e-mail headers or message headers. You agree not to use any device, software or other means to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this website or any activity being conducted hereon. You also agree not to use or attempt to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search this website, except the search engine and search agents made available by Harman on this website or other generally available third party web browsers (e.g., Microsoft Explorer or Mozilla Firefox).
Harman’s Usage and Storage of Information:
Harman may establish standard practices and limits regarding the use of the website, including the type of user-posted content permitted on the website, maximum number of days user-created content is displayed, accessible or retained by Harman or the maximum number of e-mails an account may send or receive and the maximum disk-space allotted to each website user. Harman will have no liability for the preservation or deletion of any content or personal information maintained by the website or otherwise provided by you to Harman through use of the website. Harman reserves the right to modify its usage and storage of content and information from time to time.
Links to Third Party Websites:
This website may link to other websites owned or operated by third parties, or otherwise allow you to access your user account through third party social networking or similar websites or software applications. Harman has no control over these third party websites or applications and shall have no liability for such websites or applications. Any references to any third party names, marks, products or services, or hyperlinks to third party sites or material are provided to you solely for convenience, and do not imply any affiliation, sponsorship or endorsement by Harman. Harman has no responsibility whatsoever for any content, practices, policies or acts of or by such third parties, nor does Harman make any warranties or representations whatsoever regarding such third party content, practices, policies or acts.
Harman strives to post accurate product descriptions. Nevertheless, Harman does not represent or warrant that product descriptions or other content on this website are accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. Should you find any item that is not as described, your exclusive remedy is to return it in unused condition and in its original packaging for a refund of your purchase price, subject to Harman’s applicable return policies.
Harman may, at any time, in its sole discretion and without notice, limit the quantity of items purchased per person, per account, per credit/debit card, per household or per order.
Risk of loss and title to items purchased through this website shall pass on to the purchaser upon our delivery of such item to the carrier.
THIS WEBSITE, ANY WIDGETS, AND THE INFORMATION AND CONTENT PROVIDED HEREIN ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. EXCEPT AS PROHIBITED, AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWED, BY LAW, HARMAN DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF EVERY KIND INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. HARMAN DOES NOT REPRESENT NOR WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE OR ANY WIDGETS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT ANY DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED OR THAT ANY PART OF THIS WEBSITE OR WIDGETS, OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES ANY PART OF THIS WEBSITE AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF DEFECT OR FREE FROM ANY VIRUSES OR SECURITY COMPROMISING MECHANISMS. HARMAN DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF THE INFORMATION, CODE OR CONTENT PROVIDED BY THIS WEBSITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, TRUTHFULNESS, USEFULNESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES AND UNDER NO LEGAL THEORY, WHETHER IN TORT, CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, SHALL HARMAN OR ITS PARENT COMPANY OR ANY OF ITS SHAREHOLDERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, DIRECTORS, AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS OR DISTRIBUTORS (“RELEASED PARTIES”) BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, WORK STOPPAGE, ACCURACY OF RESULTS, COMPUTER FAILURE OR COMPUTER MALFUNCTION) THAT RELATE TO THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE OR THE PERFORMANCE OR THE CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OF THIS WEBSITE, EVEN IF ANY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE. YOUR ONLY REMEDY AGAINST ANY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE WEBSITE OR ANY CONTENT IS TO STOP USING THE SITE. HOWEVER, IF ANY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES ARE FOUND LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS WHICH IS IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY CONTENT, OR YOUR PURCHASE OF ANY ITEM THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, SUCH RELEASED PARTIES’ LIABILITY WILL NOT EXCEED U.S. $100.00 IN THE AGGREGATE. YOU AGREE TO FILE ANY CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION YOU MAY BELIEVE YOU HAVE RELATING TO THIS WEBSITE (INCLUDING THE PURCHASE OF GOODS THROUGH THIS WEBSITE) WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR FROM WHEN SUCH CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION ARISES.
You acknowledge that items made available on this website may include technology or software that are subject to customs and export control laws and regulations. By purchasing, downloading or using technology or software from this website, you agree to comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including the Export Administration Act and the Arms Export Control Act, and you represent and warrant that you shall not transfer the software or technology to a foreign national or a foreign destination in violation of such laws, rules and regulations.
When you use this website or send us e-mails, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement for such communications to be valid, binding and enforceable. You represent and warrant that the email address you provided to Harman is current and valid, and you agree to immediately update Harman on any change of email address, and you will be solely responsible for your email address’ failure or inability to receive communications at any given time.