Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Use of Content from this Website

The National Art Museum of Sport (“NAMOS”) provides the content on this website (www.nationalartmuseumofsport.org) and third-party sites on which it maintains a presence (“NAMOS Websites”) in support of its mission to share the best in sport art with the public and to encourage the creation of sport art. NAMOS invites visitors to use its online content for personal, educational and other non-commercial purposes. By using NAMOS Websites, you accept and agree to abide by the following terms.

Intellectual Property Rights in Content

NAMOS is the owner of the compilation of content that is posted on NAMOS Websites, which consists of text, images, audio, video, databases, design, codes and software (“Content”). However, NAMOS does not necessarily own each component of the compilation. The Content that NAMOS makes available on the NAMOS Websites may be owned by NAMOS, owned by others and used with their permission (such as user-generated content), or used in accordance with applicable law. Some Content is in the public domain and some Content is protected by third party rights, such as copyright, trademark, rights of publicity, privacy, and contractual restrictions.

NAMOS can offer no guarantee or assurance that all pertinent information is provided or that the information is correct in each circumstance. It is your responsibility to determine what permission(s) you need in order to use the Content and, if necessary, to obtain such permission. If you have specific questions or information about Content on NAMOS Websites, please contact NAMOS at info@nationalartmuseumofsport.org.

Unauthorized Uses Require Prior Written Permission

You may not use the Content for commercial purposes. This means that you may not sell the Content or sell materials, products or services that use and incorporate the Content, nor may you use the Content to promote or advertise products or services. If you wish to use the Content for any purpose beyond the permitted uses, such as a commercial use or publication (except as may be permitted by fair use under the copyright law), you must obtain prior written permission from NAMOS (or other owner of the Content as applicable).

Send your permission request or other inquiries, including requests for higher quality formats, including high-resolution digital images, to NAMOS at info@nationalartmuseumofsport.org.

Trademarks

Many of the names, titles, trademarks, service marks, and logos that appear on the NAMOS Websites are registered or common law (unregistered) marks of the National Art Museum of Sport. With the exception of fair use, you may not use NAMOS trademarks without prior written permission.

Trademarks of third parties may also appear on the NAMOS Websites from time to time. You agree that nothing on the NAMOS Websites shall be construed as granting any license to use any Trademark displayed on the NAMOS Websites without the express written permission of the owner of the trademark.

Interactive Features and User-Generated Content

NAMOS provides certain interactive features for the exchange of ideas and information by visitors in furtherance of its mission. Accordingly, NAMOS encourages you to interact with its site, subject to the following conditions:

  • You are solely responsible for the content that you submit.

By posting content, you are giving NAMOS and those authorized by NAMOS permission to use it for any educational, promotional or other standard museum purpose.

You will not post any content that is off-topic, partisan-political, contains personal attacks or expletives, or is otherwise abusive, threatening, unlawful, harassing, discriminatory, libelous, obscene, false, pornographic, or that infringes on the rights of any third party.

You will only post content that is yours or for which you have received permission from the person or entity that owns the content and the related intellectual property rights.

You will not post or cause NAMOS to post any work that violates another’s copyright, trademark, right of publicity, right of privacy or any other right. Copying another person’s work, including images/photographs shown in popular media, is a copyright violation. Do not send these to NAMOS or cause them to be posted.

You will not insert your own or a third party’s advertising or promotional content into your posting.

You understand that NAMOS may monitor and review discussions, chats, postings, transmissions, bulletin boards or any other postings from time to time.

You understand that NAMOS assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the posting of your content or for any error, defamation, libel, omission, obscenity, danger or inaccuracy contained in any posted information or from any failure or delay in removing such content.

You will not introduce any software viruses, worms or other programs designed to damage software, hardware or telecommunications equipment.

You agree that you will not collect information about the users of this website or use such information for any purpose.

You are not under the age of 13.

NAMOS reserves the right to monitor content or information provided by website visitors in its sole discretion, to edit or remove any content that, in NAMOS’ judgment, does not comply with the foregoing rules. NAMOS is not responsible for any user-generated content that is posted on the NAMOS Websites or for any failure or delay in removing such content.

 Copyright Complaints

If you have any complaints or objections to Content posted on the NAMOS Websites because it was not properly credited, it was posted without permission and you are the copyright owner, or it infringes your rights please contact info@nationalartmuseumofsport.org, with your contact information and a link to the relevant Content.

Links to Third Party Sites

NAMOS may link to third party sites, which are not under the control of the NAMOS. These links are provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only, and they do not indicate the NAMOS’ endorsement, sponsorship of, or affiliation with the third party or content of the linked website, including any advertisements that may be posted. NAMOS has no control over, makes no representation or warranty and bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the externally linked sites.

 Links FROM Third Party Sites

Linking is an important feature that facilitates searching and making connections among websites. If you link to the NAMOS Websites, you agree to present the link in a manner that does not give the impression that NAMOS endorses, whether expressly or implicitly, any products, services or opinions provided on your website and that the link contain a clearly written notice that the user is leaving your website and accessing another.

 Disclaimer

The Content is provided “as is” without a warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular use, and/or non-infringement. NAMOS shall not be responsible or liable for any damage that may occur due to your use of NAMOS Websites or downloading any Content from the NAMOS Websites.

 Reservation of Rights

NAMOS reserves the right to change these Terms of Use from time to time without notice; changes shall be effective upon posting. Please check back regularly for updates. Failure of NAMOS to enforce any of these terms shall not constitute a waiver of such terms.

Warranty

By using the NAMOS Websites, you represent and warrant that your use will be consistent with these Terms of Use, including fair use.

 Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms of Use and any amendments or revisions shall be governed by applicable federal law and the laws of the state of Indiana, without regard to its conflict of laws principles. Any case, controversy, suit, action, or proceeding arising out of, in connection with, or related to these Terms of Use shall be brought in the appropriate federal court.

Privacy

By using the NAMOS Websites, you agree that the NAMOS may collect, use and disclose information that you provide.