VC TOS

Virtual Copy Terms of Use Agreement

Welcome to Virtual Copy! Virtual-Copy.com (referred to as VC) and its small group of representatives (referred to as “us,” “our,” “we”) provide our services to you subject to the following terms and conditions. If you visit or place an order within VC, you agree that you accept these conditions, and those of the Privacy Policy. These Terms of Service extend to any and all of the policies found within the VC website and by using this website, visitors are hereby agreeing with said policies including, but not limited to:

  • Estimates & Quotes
  • Contracts and Work Agreements
  • Order Placement Agreement
  • Deposits & Payments, Refund Policy
  • Revision/Rewrite Request Policy
  • Code of Conduct
  • 100% Original Copy Guarantee
  • Copyright and Intellectual Property Notice

Other policies may be added and current policies changed at any time including the Privacy Policy at which time all registered visitors of VC will receive notification via email and a notice will be placed prominently throughout the website alerting visitors of the changes within.

If you do not agree with these TOS, or with the Privacy Policy, you are hereby prohibited from using this website and must leave immediately.

Please read these TOS carefully!

PRIVACY

Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs your visit to our website, to understand our practices. The Virtual Copy Privacy Policy can be found on the VC website in the section of the top navigation menu labeled “Policy.”

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

When you visit VC or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

COPYRIGHT

This copyright notices governs the content within the VC website and is wholly separate from the copyright policy that governs the Freelance Writing Services provided to clients and customers. For more information about the Freelance Writing Services copyright notice, please see the corresponding page within the Policies section of the VC website.

All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of VC or its representatives and therefore protected by international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of VC, with copyright authorship for this collection by VC, and protected by international copyright laws.

TRADE MARKS

VC trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not VC, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits VC. All other trademarks not owned by VC or its subsidiaries that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by VC or its subsidiaries.

LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS

  1. VC grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of VC and its representatives.

This limited license does not include:

  • Any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents
  • Any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices
  • Any derivative use of this site or its contents
  • Any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant
  • Any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools.

2. This site or any portion of this site may not be otherwise reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of VC.

  • You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of VC and our associates without express written consent.
  • You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing VC name or trademarks without the express written consent of VC.
  • You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of VC so long as the link does not portray VC, its associates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any VC logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.

ANY UNAUTHORIZED USE OF VC TERMINATES THE PERMISSIONS OR LICENSES GRANTED BY VC YOUR MEMBERSHIP ACCOUNT

From time to time, VC may accept user registrations so that some people may access extra pages or services within the website. If this is the case, when you use VC, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password if registered on the site. You are also responsible for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.

If you are under 18, you may use our website only with involvement of a parent or guardian with the understanding that you may not order any Freelance Writing Services from VC as certain laws prohibit VC from entering a binding contract or agreement with a minor. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by VC. and its associates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in their sole discretion.

REVIEWS, COMMENTS, EMAILS, AND OTHER CONTENT

From time to time, VC may authorize certain persons the ability to submit user generated content to the Blog or Forum. VC will also allow visitors to post testimonials, reviews, comments, and other content; and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information with the following limitations:

  • The user contributed content may not be illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and you agree that it does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam.”
  • You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of any content. VC reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content, but does not regularly review posted content.

When submitting User Generated Content you agree that:

  • Unless we indicate otherwise, you grant VC and its associates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media.
  • You grant VC and its associates and sub-licensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if they choose

When you submit user generated content you also:

  • Represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you submit and that the content is accurate
  • That use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity
  • That you will indemnify VC or its associates for all claims resulting from content you supply.

VC has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. VC takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.

DESCRIPTIONS OF SERVICES OFFERED

VC and its associates provide Freelance Writing Services that include all forms of nonfiction writing with the exception of Adult Content, Legal Writing, and Business Plans. We attempt to be as accurate as possible with the FAQs and description of our writing services. However, VC does not warrant that product descriptions or other content of this site is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a service offered by VC itself is not as described, you have rights set forward in the Revision Policy and Return Policy, both of which can be found in the Policies section of VC and below.

ESTIMATES & QUOTES

When a customer or client orders freelance writing services, VC gives a good faith cost and labor estimate or a quote for the requested services. The estimate or quoted price given is based solely upon the information the client or customer provides to VC. If the client or customer wished to change his or her order after services and work has already begin, a revision of the estimate will be made and another deposit or milestone payment may be required.

All Estimates and Quotes are governed by the Estimates & Quotes Good Faith Policy, which can be found in its corresponding page in the Policies section of the VC website. When clients place an order with VC< they are assumed to be in agreement with these policies.

DEPOSITS AND PAYMENTS

When customers and clients use the VC website and order writing services, they are assumed to be agreeing to those policies. If any client, customer or other visitor to the website does not agree with these policies, they are prohibited from ordering Freelance Writing Services from VC.

All Deposits, Milestone Payments, and Payments made on balances Due at time of service contract completion are governed by the Deposit & Payments policy, Refund Policy, and the Late Charges Policy and Schedule. Said policies can be found on the corresponding pages within the Policies Section of the VC website.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY VIRTUAL COPY ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. VC MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, VC DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. VC DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM VC ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. VC WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.

APPLICABLE LAW

By visiting VC, you agree that the local laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, United States, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and VC or its associates.

DISPUTES

Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to VC or to products you purchase through VC shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in Commonwealth of Pennsylvania United States, except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate VC intellectual property rights, VC may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the state of Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, United States, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts.

Arbitration under this agreement shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrators award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.

SITE POLICIES, MODIFICATION, AND SEVERABILITY

Please review our other policies, such as our Shipping and Returns policy, posted on this site. These policies also govern your visit to VC. We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, and these Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.

QUESTIONS:

Questions regarding our Terms and Conditions of Usage, Privacy Policy, or any of the other policy related material found within the VC Policies section or throughout the site can be directed to our support staff by clicking on the “Contact Us” link in the side menu. Or you can email us at: info@virtual-copy.com

 

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