Terms of Service

BY USING OR VISITING THE so.camp SOCIAL WEBSITE referred to as the "Website"), OR SUBMITTING CONTENT TO THE WEBSITE, YOU SIGNIFY YOUR ASSENT TO THESE TERMS OF USE (the "Terms of Use"). The Terms of Use apply to all users of the Website. If you do not agree to these terms, and our Privacy Policy, then do not use the Website. The Website may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by Swayfield, LLC. We have no control over and are not responsible for any such third party websites. By using the Website, you expressly relieve and release us from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website. Accordingly, we encourage you to be aware when you leave the Website and to read the terms of service, conditions, and privacy policies of every website that you visit.

PRIVACY

We care about privacy too. We designed and wrote our Privacy Policy to explain to you, in simple english, what information we collect, how we use that information, and with whom. Please review the Privacy Policy carefully to be informed about these issues.

RULES

The rules here can be summed up simply as “Don’t lie, cheat, or steal, be respectful of others, play nicely, and have fun.” Basically what we all should have learned in Kindergarten. But for those who want/need more, please read on. If you see something that doesn’t look right, please flag or report it to us.  Additionally, each contest may have specific rules so be sure to review those before entering.

GENERAL CONDUCT RULES

Start here. Follow these rules.  If you do, we will have lots of fun and there won’t be any issues. Break these rules and we will probably have to ban you. These are for the benefit of everyone using the site so let’s keep this a great place.

  • You will only post images, media, content, etc., that you have all legal rights to use.
  • If your image has several people in it, you have permission from each of them to use and post that image on our site.
  • You will not take other users' content or information without our prior permission.
  • You will not use or otherwise access the Website, using automated means (such as harvesting bots, robots, spiders, or scrapers).
  • You will not upload viruses or other malicious code or otherwise interfere with the operation of the Website.
  • You will not solicit login information or access an account belonging to someone else.
  • You will not bully, intimidate, or harass anyone.
  • You will not post content that is: hateful, threatening, or pornographic; incites violence; or contains nudity or graphic or gratuitous violence. We may delete any submission violating this rule and the determination will be made at our sole discretion. Our decisions in this area are final.
  • You will not do anything that could disable, overload, or impair the functionality or appearance of the Website, such as a denial of service attack or interference with page rendering or other functionality.
  • You will not facilitate or encourage any violations of these Terms, our rules, or other policies.

Don't be a jerk.

ACCOUNT RULES

Here are some commitments you make to us relating to registering and maintaining the security of your account:

  • You will not provide any false personal information or create an account for anyone other than yourself.
  • You will not create more than one personal account.
  • If we disable your account, you will not create another one without our permission.
  • You will not use the Website if you are under 13.
  • You will not use the Website if you are not a resident of the United States.
  • You will keep your contact information accurate and up-to-date.
  • You will not share your password or otherwise let anyone else access your account. You are responsible for everything that happens on your account.
  • You will not transfer your account to anyone without first getting our written permission.
  • If you select a username we can, without notice to you, remove it if we think it is necessary.
  • We have the final say on access to this Website, entry screening, and anything that involves our website.  It's good to be the King.

SUBMISSION RULES

You may only submit content that you created.

You submissions may not be hateful, threatening, or pornographic; incite violence; or contain nudity or graphic or gratuitous violence. We may delete any submission violating this rule and the determination will be made at our sole discretion. Our decisions in this area are final.

You may not create an entry for the purpose of advertising - we do the advertising in this site!

By posting a submission, you understand that it will be visible to everyone.

By creating and submitting an entry you agree to our Terms, the Rules of the Contest, and our Privacy Policy.

There is no purchase necessary to play.  Simply follow the rules and send us your entries or see below for how to enter via email. 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Again, you can only submit entries you possess all the rights to…we are serious about this one. We take intellectual property rights seriously and can’t stand thieves. We will respond promptly to any complaints alleging unauthorized use of intellectual property. See below for more information and a DMCA notice form. You may not submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party intellectual property, proprietary or other rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant us all of the license rights required by these Terms.

You will always own your entry, BUT, by submitting your entry here, you grant us an irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicensable and transferable license to copy, store, display your entry. Use of the entry may be by us or our Sponsors or Partners in any way including but not limited to: (i) displayed on any of our sites, (ii) used in connection with marketing, promotion and/or advertising (iii) shared in social media and/or in any other form of media. Any use of the images will be in our sole discretion with no compensation owed to you or any other person or entity featured in the submission. This license you grant to us includes, but is not limited to, the right to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publicly perform, and publicly display all or any portion or component of the entire contents of the entry.

GOVERNING LAW

This Agreement will be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The parties consent and agree that jurisdiction and venue of any actions arising out of this Agreement or relating to the breach or enforcement thereof, will lie in the state or federal courts within Northampton County, Pennsylvania.

 

CONTESTANT’S WAIVER AND RELEASE

By entering the Contest, you release and hold harmless us, our Partners and/or Sponsors and any participating prize providers, as well as any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agencies (collectively, the “Promoting Entities"), against any and all claims, demands and liabilities arising out of or relating to the Contest User's (and each individual member of User's) participation in the Contest and/or any Contest-related activity.

The Internet is not our responsibility. User agrees to be bound by these Terms and the Privacy Policy. Website, Partners and Sponsors are not responsible for any typographical or other error in the submission, the printing of the offer, administration of the Contest or the announcement of the prize. Website, Partners and Sponsors are not responsible for any electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, or defect of any kind including unauthorized access or alterations of entry materials. If for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned, we may modify all entrants, suspend, or terminate the Contest. If technical malfunctions or suspect voting irregularities corrupt the voting process, Website, Partner and Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to award prizes based solely on the non-suspect votes. In the event of Contest termination, a notice will be posted on the Website We will try our best to prevent that or to minimize the effects of such events but, hey, we are mere mortals and as such our powers are limited.

Don’t Cheat. Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed or similar methods of participation/voting will void all such submissions/votes by such methods. DISQUALIFICATION: WE RESERVE THE RIGHT IN ITS DISCRETION TO DISQUALIFY ANY PERSON WHO TAMPERS WITH OR IS SUSPECTED OF TAMPERING WITH AN ENTRY AND/OR THE JUDGING AND VOTING PROCESS, INCLUDING ANY PERSON ATTEMPTING TO SOLICIT, ENCOURAGE OR OBTAIN AUTOMATED VOTES. IN ADDITION TO THE RIGHTS, WE MAY DISQUALIFY ALL VOTES FROM VOTERS THAT ARE DEEMED TO BE FRAUDULENT.

MOBILE ACCESS

While we do not charge for mobile access to the Website, via a browser or an application, please realize that your carrier’s rates and/or data charges for such access will apply and we can never be responsible for these charges or refunding any portion thereof.

TERMINATION OF ACCOUNT

If you violate the letter or spirit of these Terms, cause any legal exposure for us, or otherwise engage in objectionable conduct on the Website, we can limit your account or delete it altogether without prior notice to you.  You may also request that your account be removed via our support channels. Please note, however, that any submissions or other information you have provided, may have been shared via social media (Facebook or Twitter) and beyond our control. In the event an account is terminated, either by us or by you, the remaining terms of this agreement as well as the Privacy Policy remain in effect.

WARRANTY DISCLAIMER

YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. THE WEBSITE, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MEMBERS, MANAGERS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE, THE CONTENT, AND/OR USER SUBMISSIONS, AND/OR YOUR USE THEREOF. FURTHERMORE, ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY AND/OR THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE ALSO DISCLAIMED. NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ARE MADE ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS SITE'S CONTENT, USER SUBMISSIONS, AND/OR THE CONTENT OF ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE AND WE ASSUME NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES CONTAINED THEREIN, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE, THE CONTENT, AND/OR USER SUBMISSIONS, (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR WEBSITE, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR THE WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE WEBSITE. WE DO NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND WE WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE PURCHASE OF A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

IN NO EVENT SHALL THE WEBSITE, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MEMBERS, MANAGERS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF THE CONTENT, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE, THE CONTENT, AND/OR USER SUBMISSIONS, (III) THE SALE, PURCHASE AND/OR USE OF ANY GOODS OR SERVICES OBTAINED FROM THE WEBSITE, (IV) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR WEBSITE, (VI) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (VII) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE WEBSITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT THE COMPANY IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW IN THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR USER SUBMISSIONS OR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU. THE WEBSITE IS CONTROLLED AND OFFERED BY US FROM OUR FACILITIES IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS THAT THE WEBSITE IS APPROPRIATE OR AVAILABLE FOR USE IN OTHER LOCATIONS. THOSE WHO ACCESS OR USE THE WEBSITE FROM OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO SO AT THEIR OWN VOLITION AND ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR COMPLIANCE WITH LOCAL LAW.

ORGANIZATION

Swayfield LLC, is an LLC company formed under the laws of the Pennsylvania with its registered office at 318 Spring Garden St, Easton, PA 18042.

DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT

If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that any entry or other content infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification to us pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") by providing our Copyright Agent with the following information in writing (see 17 U.S.C 512(c)(3) for further detail):

Identification of the copyrighted work(s) claimed to have been infringed;

Identification of the infringing material or activity that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled (be sure to include information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material);

Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address;

A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;

A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are the owner or authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the right allegedly infringed.

A physical or electronic signature of a person submitting the notification.

Please send any DMCA notice to our email address: info@so.camp please put "DMCA NOTICE" in the subject line.  Or mail via USPS, first class postage paid, to Swayfield, LLC - DMCA NOTICE, ATTN LEGAL DEPT. 318 Spring Garden St, Easton, PA 18042