This notice discloses the online data collection and use practices of Universal Music Publishing Group (“UMPG” or “we”), 20 Fulham Broadway, London SW6 1AH.
Forwarding Web Pages
If we provide you with the opportunity to email a web page to another person, we will need to collect your email address and the email address of those to whom you send the page. We will use the email addresses collected this way for no other purpose except to send the web page, and the addresses will be deleted once the page has been sent unless you have opted in to receive information and promotions from us using the same email address, in which case we will retain your email address for this purpose unless and until you notify us that you wish to stop receiving information.
In the event we obtain your personal information we take reasonable precautions to protect from unauthorised access or disclosure, but we cannot act as insurers of the security of your personal information transmitted over the internet. Accordingly, we assume no labiality for disclosure of data due to errors in transmission, unauthorised third party access or other acts of third parties, or acts or omissions beyond our reasonable control.
The information, artwork, text, video, audio, pictures, software and other intellectual property (collectively, "Materials") contained on the Website are protected by copyright and international laws. You may only access and use the Materials for personal use. You may not otherwise reproduce, distribute, publicly perform, publicly display, modify or create derivative works of the Materials (or authorise others to) for commercial gain, unless authorised by the appropriate copyright owner(s). The User acknowledges that all copyright, trade marks, and all other intellectual property rights in the Material shall remain vested in the owners.
You expressly agree that use of the Website and related services is at your sole risk. The Website, Materials and related services are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. UMPG makes no representations or warranties with regard to the Website or any Materials therein, whether express or implied, arising by law or otherwise, including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement or any implied warranty arising out of course of performance, course of dealing or usage of trade.
The User acknowledges:
(a) that it is technically impossible to provide the Website free of faults and that UMPG does not undertake to do so;
(b) that faults may lead to temporary unavailability of the Website; and
(c) that the operation of the Website may be adversely affected by conditions and performances outside UMPG's control, including without limitation, transmission and telecommunications links between UMPG and Users, between different parts of UMPG, and between UMPG and other systems and networks.
Use of the Website
The User undertakes:-
(a) that it shall not make any use of the Website such that the whole or part of the Website is interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient, or the effectiveness or functionality of the Website is in any way impaired;
(b) not to use the Website for the transmission or posting of any computer viruses or any material which is defamatory, offensive or of an obscene or menacing character, or in such a way as to cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;
(c) not to use the Website in a manner which constitutes a violation or infringement of any person, firm or company (including but not limited to rights of copyright or confidentiality);
(d) that it shall not use the Website to transmit any material for the purposes of publicity, promotion and/or advertising without the prior written consent of UMPG; and
(e) that in the event that it has any right, claim or action against any other user arising out of the use of the Website then it shall pursue such right, claim or action independently of, and without recourse to UMPG. UMPG reserves the right to change any content on this Website, including but not limited to revising and/or deleting or adding features or information without prior notice to Users.
The music being made available to You by UMPG in connection with the Use contains a unique inaudible personalized watermark that is traceable directly to You. Any copies made of such music contain the watermark.
The music has been supplied to You for personal, non-commercial listening only, and solely in connection with the Use. Any transfer or making available of the music to any other party, in any format whatsoever, is strictly prohibited. It is Your responsibility to ensure that the music is kept securely and only used for purposes of the Use. If the music has been provided to You on a digital streaming-only basis, any downloading of the music is strictly prohibited. If the music has been made available to You on a digital download-only basis, You may only transfer copies to a PC, portable player or CDR for Your personal, non-commercial listening, and solely in connection with the Use, and You are responsible for the security of the music on those devices. You are not authorized to provide the music on those devices to any other party. UMPG retains ownership of all music provided via the Use. No ownership whatsoever, including but not limited to copyright, is being granted to You in the music provided in the Use. You are not authorized to create any derivative work(s) based upon the music provided in the Use. No license whatsoever is being granted to You in connection with the music provided in the Use. All right, title and interest, including intellectual property rights, in and to the music in the Use shall remain with UMPG. UMPG reserves the right to require You to return or destroy the music provided in the Use at any time for any reason, and You agree to do so promptly on UMPG request, and provide prompt written confirmation of such return or destruction.
UMPG may terminate or suspend Your access to the music in the Use immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation, Your breach of any of these Terms and Conditions, in whole or in part. All provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall survive termination. Upon termination, Your access to the music in the Use will cease immediately.
UMPG reserves any and all rights, both in law and in equity, to take any necessary civil or criminal action against You if You breach any of these terms and conditions, in whole or in part, or any copyright law relating to the Use. By accessing the music provided in the Use, You agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions and accept all legal consequences. If You do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, in whole or in part, please do not use the music in the Use for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to personal, commercial or non-commercial uses.
UMPG reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms and Conditions, in whole or in part, at any time. By continuing to access or use the music in the Use after any such revisions become effective, You agree to be bound by such revised terms. If You do not agree to the new terms, in whole or in part, do not use the music in the Use.
Universal Dropbox Terms & Conditions
We are happy to receive your unsolicited demo submissions at Universal Music Publishing Limited via the SoundCloud dropbox. As we receive a very high volume of material we are unable to provide individual feedback about your demo submissions and thus please do not attempt to contact us in regard to your submission.
We have the right to remove any material from the SoundCloud dropbox at anytime. Submissions to the SoundCloud dropbox does not create any relationship between us and all copyright in your material remains with you. By submitting your material to the SoundCloud dropbox you hereby agree to and accept all terms and conditions of Soundcloud.