Terms of Use

Weigl Publishers Inc. owns and operate the websites www.av2books.com, www.bigtopbookfairs.com, and www.weigl.com. Throughout this document, the corporation will be referred to as “AV2”, “we” or “us”. AV2 provides these websites (the “Sites”) to you subject to the following terms and conditions. Use of www.av2books.com, www.bigtopbooksfairs.com, and www.weigl.com, or content obtained directly or indirectly from AV2, in any way constitutes acceptance of and agreement to these terms and conditions. Your use of the Services constitutes your agreement to these Terms of Use. If you do not agree with these Terms of Use, please do not use the Services. AV2 reserves the right to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these Terms of Use at any time. Please check this page periodically for any modifications. Your use of any of the Services following the posting of changes constitutes your acceptance of the changes.

License and Site Access
AV2 allows you to access and make personal, non-commercial use of the Sites and not to download (other than necessary for page viewing) or modify it, or any portion of it, unless otherwise noted. For example, activities may be downloaded, however, you may not remove or alter any copyright, trademark, service mark or other proprietary notices or legends. You may not publish, distribute, retransmit, sell or provide access to the content on the Sites, except as permitted under applicable law or as described in these Terms of Use. AV2 works to ensure that all the content on its Sites are in compliance with applicable U.S. copyright laws. However, in the case of works on the Sites authored by parties other than AV2, you may wish to check on their copyright status before downloading them if you are in another country.  You may not use data mining, robots, screen scraping, or similar data gathering and extraction tools on the Services, except with our express written permission.  You may not decompile, reverse engineer or disassemble any software or other products or processes accessible through the Sites, insert any code or product or manipulate the content of the Sites in any way that affects the user's experience. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques or caches to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of AV2 without express written consent. Any unauthorized use of the Sites automatically terminates your permission or license to use our Sites.

AV2 attempts to provide accurate descriptions of the Content. However, we do not guarantee that product descriptions or other parts of the Content are accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If Content is misrepresented, your only course of action is to cease use of that Content and to notify us of the supposed error.

Intellectual Property
Our Sites and the Content are owned by or licensed to AV2, and are subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under United States and foreign laws and international conventions. AV2 reserves all rights to the Content. You agree not to engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any Content unless you are expressly permitted to do so by a written agreement with us. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security related features of the Site or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on the use of the Site or the Content.

AV2 trademarks, the AV2 logo, and any other product or service name or slogan contained in the Sites and the Content are trademarks, trade dress and service marks of AV2 and its suppliers or licensors and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of AV2 or the applicable rights holder. The appearance and functionality of the Sites, including all page headers, graphics, icons and scripts, are the service marks, trademarks and/or trade dresses of AV2 and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without our prior written permission. All other trademarks, service marks, product names and company names or logos mentioned in the Site are the property of their respective owners. Reference to any products, services, processes or other information by us, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply our endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation of the mentioned party.

The Sites may include links to outside Internet sites that have no affiliation with AV2. We do not monitor or endorse such sites or the information, products or services contained on or accessible through them. AV2 is not responsible for content accessed in this way, and you visit these sites at your own risk.

Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement
AV2 will respond to claims of intellectual property infringement. We will promptly investigate notices of alleged infringement and will expeditiously to remove infringing material once informed. Notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent to copyright@av2books.com

To be effective, the notification of infringement must be a written communication that includes the following:

  1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive right that is in question;
  2. A description of the copyrighted work in question, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a list of such works at that site;
  3. A description of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and a description of where the alleged infringing material can be found;
  4. Your address, telephone number, and email address;
  5. A statement that outlines the complaint, and a description of why the use of the content is thought to be infringing on the rights of the copyright holder;
  6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and other applicable laws, we have adopted a policy of terminating accounts and/or pursuing other remedies, at our sole discretion, if we suspect that the account holder has infringed the intellectual property rights of AV2 or any third party.

AV2 Copyright Claims
350 5th Avenue, 59th Floor
New York, NY  
10118 USA

Tel: 1-866-649-3445  
Fax: 1-866-449-3445
E-mail: copyright@av2books.com

Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
The services and all information, products, and other content included in or accessible from the services are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind (express, implied, and statutory, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose), all of which av2 expressly disclaims to the fullest extent permitted by law.

In no event shall av2, its directors, officers, shareholders, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents and licensors, or content providers be liable for any indirect, special, incidental, punitive, or consequential damages arising out of or related to the use, inability to use, performance or nonperformance of the services, even if weiglwas previously advised of the possibility of such damages and regardless of whether such damages arise in contract, tort, under statute, in equity, at law, or otherwise.

Indemnity
To the fullest extent permitted by law, you agree to indemnify and hold AV2, its directors, officers, shareholders, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, and licensors harmless from and against all losses, expenses, damages, and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising out of (i) the information or material you submit, including, but not limited to, liability for violations of copyrights, trademark rights, trade secret rights, or any other intellectual property rights, or the privacy or publicity rights of others, or liability for information or material you provide that is obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful or embarrassing to any other person or entity, or is fraudulent or deceptive, (ii) your use or unauthorized copying of the Services or any of their content, or (iii) your violation of these Terms of Use or any applicable laws or regulations.

Disputes and Applicable Law
These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the United States and the State of New York, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws.

Communication with AV2
You may contact us at:

Weigl Publishers Inc.
350 5th Avenue, 59th Floor
New York, NY  
10118 USA

Tel: 1-866-649-3445  
Fax: 1-866-449-3445
E-mail: av2books@weigl.com

You agree to receive communications from us electronically regarding your account, this Agreement and the Sites, and such communications sent from us shall be considered sufficient means of notice, whether applicable law requires written notice or not. You further agree that your electronic communications, except for communications regarding subscriptions, is not confidential.