Terms of Use

Welcome to negroniweek.com, a website of Imbibe Media, Inc. (“Imbibe” or “Company”). The following terms and conditions govern all use of the negroniweek.com website (the “Website”) and all content, services, and products available at or through the Website, including any mobile versions of the Website. The Website is owned and operated by Imbibe Media, Inc. The Website is offered subject to your acceptance, without modification, of all of the terms and conditions contained in these Terms of Use and all other operating rules, policies (including, without limitation, the Website Privacy Policy), and procedures that may be published from time to time on this Website by Imbibe (collectively, the “Agreement”).

Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using the Website. By accessing or using any part of the Website, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this Agreement, then you may not access the Website or use any services. If these terms and conditions are considered an offer by Imbibe, acceptance is expressly limited to these terms. The Website is offered only to visitors of legal drinking age.

Your Use of the Website.
You agree that you are liable for donations made through your account and assume responsibility for taking reasonable action to safeguard your account information to prevent unauthorized donations. You further agree to notify Imbibe promptly should you become aware of any actual or potential compromise of your account information so that Imbibe may take appropriate actions to safeguard its legal interests.

To access the Website or some of the resources it offers, you may be asked to provide certain registration details or other information. It is a condition of your use of the Website that all the information you provide on the Website is correct, current, and complete. You agree that all information you provide to register with the Website or otherwise, including but not limited to the use of any interactive features on the Website or any donations you make through the Website, is governed by our Privacy Policy, and you consent to all actions we take with respect to your information consistent with our Privacy Policy.

We have the right to disable any user name, password, or other identifier, whether chosen by you or provided by us, at any time in our sole discretion for any or no reason, including if, in our opinion, you have violated any provision of these Terms of Use.

Content Posted on Other Websites.
We have not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, made available through the Website, webpages to which the Website links, and webpages that link to the Website. Imbibe does not have any control over any non-Imbibe websites and webpages, and Imbibe is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to a non-Imbibe website or webpage, Imbibe does not represent or imply that it endorses such website or webpage. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Imbibe disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of non-Imbibe website and webpages.

Intellectual Property.

  1. This Agreement permits you to use the Website for your personal, non-commercial use only. You must not reproduce, distribute, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display, publicly perform, republish, download, store, or transmit any of the material on our Website. This Agreement does not transfer from Company to you any Company or third party intellectual property, and all right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with Imbibe. Imbibe, imbibemagazine.com, the Imbibe logo, Negroni Week, negroniweek.com, the Negroni Week logo and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Website, are trademarks or registered trademarks of Imbibe or Imbibe’s licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Website may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Website grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any Imbibe or third-party trademarks.
  2. All information, content, services and software displayed on, transmitted through, or used in connection with the Website, including but not limited to news articles, reviews, directories, guides, text, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips, video, html, source and object code, trademarks, logos, and the like, as well as its selection, layout and arrangement (collectively, the “Content”), is owned by Imbibe, and its affiliated companies, licensors and suppliers. Imbibe, its affiliated companies, licensors and suppliers, exclusively own all right, title and interest (including but not limited to all copyright interest) to such Content, with All Rights Reserved. You must abide by all additional copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in any Content accessed through the Website.
  3. The Website has been specially designed for presentation of Content in a unique format and appearance to our users. We are concerned about the integrity of our Website when they are viewed in a setting created by a third party that includes advertising or other materials that we have not authorized to be displayed with our Website. Neither you nor any third party will make use of the Content in any manner that constitutes an infringement of our rights, including copyright. You may not, for example, republish any portion of the Content on any Internet, Intranet or extranet site or incorporate the Content in, or use the Content to construct, any database, compilation or archive. You may not modify, sell, publish, transmit, display or otherwise use in any public or commercial manner any portion of the Content. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques that involve any Content or portion of the Website or suggest any relationship between our Website and you without our express written consent. You may not scrape our Content or Website. You agree not to: decompile, reverse engineer or disassemble any software or other products or processes accessible through the Website, or insert any code or product or manipulate the Content or Website in any way that affects the user’s experience, or use any data mining, data gathering, or data mining extraction method with respect to the Content or Website, or use any cancelbots or Trojan horse in connection with your use of the Website.
  4. Requests to use Content for any purpose other than as permitted in this Terms of Use must be directed to negroniweek @ imbibemagazine.com. If you do not seek and obtain such authorization, you should assume no third party has the right to allow you to use the Content.

User Contributions.

Terms of Use for User Contributions

  • The Website may contain user profiles that allow users to post, submit, publish, display ,or transmit to other users or other persons (“post”) content or materials (collectively, “User Contributions”) on or through the Website.
  • All User Contributions must comply with the Content Standards set out in these Terms of Use.
  • Any User Contribution you post to the site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. By providing any User Contribution on the Website, you grant us and our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and our respective licensees, successors, and assigns, the right to use, reproduce, modify, perform, display, distribute, and otherwise disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose.

You represent and warrant that:

  • You own or control all rights in and to the User Contributions and have the right to grant the license granted above to us and our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and our respective licensees, successors, and assigns.
  • All of your User Contributions do and will comply with these Terms of Use.

You understand and acknowledge that you are responsible for any User Contributions you submit or contribute, and you, not the Company, have full responsibility for such content, including its legality, reliability, accuracy, and appropriateness.

We are not responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any User Contributions posted by you or any other user of the Website.

User Contribution Monitoring and Enforcement; Termination.

We have the right to:

  • Remove or refuse to post any User Contributions for any or no reason in our sole discretion.
  • Take any action with respect to any User Contribution that we deem necessary or appropriate in our sole discretion, including if we believe that such User Contribution violates the Terms of Use, including the Content Standards, infringes any intellectual property right or other right of any person or entity, threatens the personal safety of users of the Website or the public, or could create liability for the Company.
  • Disclose your identity or other information about you to any third party who claims that material posted by you violates their rights, including their intellectual property rights or their right to privacy.
  • Take appropriate legal action, including without limitation, referral to law enforcement, for any illegal or unauthorized use of the Website.
  • Terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the Website for any or no reason, including without limitation, any violation of these Terms of Use.
    1. Without limiting the foregoing, we have the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity or other information of anyone posting any materials on or through the Website. YOU WAIVE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE COMPANY AND ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSEES, AND SERVICE PROVIDERS FROM ANY CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY ANY OF THE FOREGOING PARTIES DURING OR AS A RESULT OF ITS INVESTIGATIONS AND FROM ANY ACTIONS TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHER SUCH PARTIES OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.
    2. We cannot review all material before it is posted on the Website and cannot ensure prompt removal of objectionable material after it has been posted. Accordingly, we assume no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications, or content provided by any user or third party. We have no liability or responsibility to anyone for performance or nonperformance of the activities described in this section.

User Contribution Content Standards.
These content standards apply to any and all User Contributions and use of Interactive Services. User Contributions must in their entirety comply with all applicable federal, state, local, and international laws and regulations. Without limiting the foregoing, User Contributions must not:

  • Contain any material which is defamatory, obscene, indecent, abusive, offensive, harassing, violent, hateful, inflammatory, or otherwise objectionable.
  • Promote sexually explicit or pornographic material, violence, or discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age.
  • Infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other intellectual property or other rights of any other person.
  • Violate the legal rights (including the rights of publicity and privacy) of others or contain any material that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under applicable laws or regulations or that otherwise may be in conflict with these Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy.
  • Be likely to deceive any person.
  • Promote any illegal activity, or advocate, promote, or assist any unlawful act.
  • Cause annoyance, inconvenience, or needless anxiety or be likely to upset, embarrass, alarm, or annoy any other person.
  • Impersonate any person, or misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person or organization.
  • Involve commercial activities or sales, such as contests, sweepstakes and other sales promotions, barter, or advertising.
  • Give the impression that they emanate from or are endorsed by us or any other person or entity, if this is not the case.

Copyright and Copyright Complaints.
We take claims of copyright infringement seriously. We will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable law. If you believe any materials accessible on or from the Website infringe your copyright, you may request removal of those materials (or access to them) from the Website by submitting written notification to our Copyright Agent (designated below). In accordance with the Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. § 512) (“DMCA”), the written notice (the “DMCA Notice”) must include substantially the following:

  1. Your physical or electronic signature.
  2. Identification of the copyrighted work you believe to have been infringed or, if the claim involves multiple works on the Website, a representative list of such works.
  3. Identification of the material you believe to be infringing in a sufficiently precise manner to allow us to locate that material.
  4. Adequate information by which we can contact you (including your name, postal address, telephone number, and, if available, e-mail address).
  5. A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
  6. A statement that the information in the written notice is accurate.
  7. A statement, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.

Our designated Copyright Agent to receive DMCA Notices is:
Copyright Agent
Imbibe Media, Inc.
1001 SE Water Ave., Ste 285
Portland, OR 97214

If you fail to comply with all of the requirements of Section 512(c)(3) of the DMCA, your DMCA Notice may not be effective.

Please be aware that if you knowingly materially misrepresent that material or activity on the Website is infringing your copyright, you may be held liable for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees) under Section 512(f) of the DMCA.

Changes to this Agreement.
Imbibe reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of this Agreement. It is your responsibility to check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Website following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes. Imbibe may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the Website. Such new features and/or services will be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

Imbibe may terminate your access to all or any part of the Website at any time, with or without cause and with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement you may simply discontinue using the Website. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination will survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity, and limitations of liability.

Online Donations and Other Terms and Conditions.
All donations made through our Website or other transactions formed through the Website or as a result of visits made by you are governed by our Terms of Donation. 

Disclaimer of Warranties.
The Website is provided “as is.” Imbibe and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. Neither Imbibe nor its suppliers and licensors makes any warranty that the Website will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. Imbibe reserves the right to withdraw or amend the Website, and any service or material that we provide on the Website, in our sole discretion without notice.

Limitation of Liability.
In no event will Imbibe, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this Agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability, or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental, or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement or substitute products or services; or (iii) for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to Imbibe. Imbibe will have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond its reasonable control. The foregoing will not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Imbibe, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents, from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the Website, including but not limited to claims and expenses arising out of your violation of this Agreement.

Reliance on Information Posted.

  1. The information presented on or through the Website is made available solely for general information purposes. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of this information. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. We disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you or any other visitor to the Website or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
  2. The Website may include content provided by third parties, including materials provided by other users, bloggers, third-party licensors, syndicators, aggregators, or reporting services. All statements or opinions expressed in these materials, and all articles and responses to questions and other content, other than the content provided by the Company, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity providing those materials. These materials do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the Company. We are not responsible or liable to you or any third party for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties.

Limitation on Time to File Claims.

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between Imbibe and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of Imbibe, or by the posting by Imbibe of a revised version of the Website. This Agreement, and any access to or use of the Website, are governed by the laws of the state of Oregon, U.S.A., excluding its conflict of law provisions, and the proper venue for any disputes arising out of or relating to any of the same will be the state and federal courts located in Portland and Multnomah County, Oregon.

Contact Information.
Please contact us with your feedback, comments, requests for technical support, and other communications relating to the Website at negroniweek @ imbibemagazine.com.

Last Updated: 3/11/20