Terms & Conditions

CONDITIONS OF USE

COPYRIGHT AND OWNERSHIP

This web site including all of the content featured or displayed on this web site, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, photographs, images, moving images, sound, illustrations and software (collectively "Content"), is owned by adidas, its licensors and/or its content providers. All elements of adidas' web sites, including, but not limited to, the general design and the Content, are protected by trade dress, copyright, moral rights, trademark and other laws relating to intellectual property rights.

RESTRICTIONS ON USE OF CONTENT

You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer or sell the Content or any part thereof, except as explicitly permitted under this web site. You will not remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices from the Content.

In the event you download software from this web site, the software, including any files, images incorporated in or generated by the software, and data accompanying the software (collectively, the "software") are licensed to you by adidas. adidas retains full and complete title to the software, and all intellectual property rights therein. You may not redistribute, sell, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or otherwise reduce the software to a human-readable form.

CORPORATE IDENTIFICATION, SITE CONTENT & TRADEMARKS

All trademarks, service marks and trade names of adidas used herein (including but not limited to: the adidas name, the adidas corporate logo, the adidas trefoil Design, and the Three Stripe logo) are trademarks or registered trademarks of adidas or its affiliates. You may not use, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, or modify adidas trademarks in any way, except as explicitly permitted under this web site. The use of adidas trademarks on any other web site or network computer environment is only allowed if it is explicitly permitted under this web site.

DISCLAIMER

Your use of and browsing of this web site are at your own risk. EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED ABOVE, EVERYTHING ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT. ADIDAS MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE, AND SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS OR ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. ADIDAS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE MATERIALS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES SUCH MATERIALS AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ADIDAS DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS IN THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT ADIDAS) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTION.

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold adidas and any affiliated company or individual harmless from any and all liabilities, costs, and expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, related to any violation of these terms by you or your authorized users, or in connection with the use of the web site or the Internet or the placement or transmission of any message or information on this web site by you or your authorized users. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account. You are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account and agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless adidas for any liability or expense arising from such use or misuse. You agree to immediately notify adidas of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security known to you.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

adidas shall not be liable for any claims, irrespective of their legal grounds, which arise particularly in connection with the delay or impossibility of performance, infringement of information duties or collateral duties or preliminary agreements, positive violation of contractual duties, infringement of industrial property rights of third parties or tort, unless adidas has committed such infringements willfully or by gross negligence or if adidas has infringed essential contractual obligations by slight negligence or if such claims for damages result from the lack of an expressly warranted characteristic. In all cases where adidas is liable based on above reasons, any claims shall be limited to the foreseeable damage. Any compensation for consequential damages such as loss of profits shall be excluded in any case. Such limitation of damages shall not be applicable if the event causing the damage was caused by a legal representative or executive officer of adidas by gross negligence or intent. Any possible liability in accordance with the product liability acts shall remain unaffected.

GOVERNING LAW

These Conditions of Use including disclaimers are governed by the laws of Germany without regard to their conflict of laws principles. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods shall not apply. By using this web site, you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Nürnberg, Germany in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this web site. If any portion of these Conditions of Use is held to be unenforceable, the unenforceable portion shall be construed in accordance with applicable law to the greatest extent possible to reflect the original intentions of the parties, and the remainder of the provisions shall remain in full force and effect. adidas' failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these terms shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.

ADDITIONAL TERMS

Additional terms and conditions may apply to the purchase of products and other uses of this web site.

COPYRIGHT

All text, images, animation, videos, music, sounds, web site design, graphics, text selections, arrangements, and all software are Copyright © 2006, adidas AG. The THREE STRIPE Trademark is a registered trademark of adidas. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.