Karsten Manufacturing Corporation ("Karsten," "Ping," "us," or "we") operates the web site located at www.ping.com ("Site"). Karsten provides a variety of services through the Site including, but not limited to, providing information regarding our products and services (the "Services"). This Agreement applies to all users of the Site and Services.
By accessing or using the site or services, you are accepting this agreement (on behalf of yourself or the entity that you represent) and you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority, and capacity to enter into this agreement (on behalf of yourself or the entity that you represent).
All materials, including images, text, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, programs, music clips or downloads, video clips and written and other materials that are part of this Site (collectively, the "Contents") are intended solely for personal, non-commercial use. You may download or copy the Contents and other downloadable materials displayed on the Site for your personal use only. No right, title or interest in any downloaded materials or software is transferred to you as a result of any such downloading or copying. You may not reproduce (except as noted above), publish, transmit, distribute, display, modify, create derivative works from, sell or participate in any sale of or exploit in any way, in whole or in part, any of the Contents, the Site or any related software. All software used on this Site is the property of Karsten and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The Contents and software on this Site may be used only for entertainment purposes. Any other use, including the reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republication, display, or performance, of the Contents on this Site is strictly prohibited.
Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the Site, including, without limitation, (a) accessing data not intended for such user or logging onto a server or an account which the user is not authorized to access; (b) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (c) attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the Site, overloading, "flooding," "spamming," "mailbombing" or "crashing;" (d) sending unsolicited email, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services; or (e) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or newsgroup posting. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. Karsten will investigate occurrences that may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations. You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Site or any activity being conducted on this Site. You agree, further, not to use or attempt to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search this Site other than the search engine and search agents available from this Site and other than generally available third party web browsers (e.g., Firefox, Microsoft Explorer, Safari, etc.).
Unless otherwise noted, all Contents are copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and/or other intellectual property owned, controlled or licensed by Karsten, one of its affiliates or by third parties who have licensed their materials to Karsten and are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all Contents on this Site is the exclusive property of Karsten and is also protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.
Karsten expressly reserves all intellectual property rights in all text, programs, products, processes, technology, content and other materials which appear on this Site. Access to this Site does not confer and shall not be considered as conferring upon anyone any license under any of Karsten’s intellectual property rights.
The PING name and logo and all related product and service names, design marks and slogans are the trademarks or service marks of Karsten. No trademark or service mark license is granted in connection with the materials contained on this Site. Access to this Site does not authorize anyone to use any name, logo or mark in any manner.
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All testimonials, feedback, and other submissions disclosed, submitted or offered to Karsten on or by this Site or otherwise disclosed, submitted or offered in connection with your use of this Site (collectively, the "Comments") shall be and remain Karsten property. Such disclosure, submission or offer of any Comments shall constitute an assignment to Karsten of all worldwide rights, titles and interests in, to, and under all copyrights and other intellectual properties in the Comments.
Thus, Karsten will own exclusively all such rights, titles and interests and shall not be limited in any way in its use, commercial or otherwise, of any Comments. Karsten will be entitled to use, reproduce, disclose, modify, adapt, create derivative works from, publish, display and distribute any Comments you submit for any purpose whatsoever, without restriction and without compensating you in any way. Karsten is and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any Comments in confidence; (2) to pay to user any compensation for any Comments; or (3) to respond to any user Comments. You agree that any Comments submitted by you to the Site will not violate this policy or any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary right(s), and will not cause injury to any person or entity. You further agree that no Comments submitted by you to the Site will be or contain libelous or otherwise unlawful, threatening, abusive or obscene material, or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings or any form of "spam."
Karsten does not regularly review posted Comments, but does reserve the right (but not the obligation) to monitor and edit or remove any Comments submitted to the Site. You grant Karsten the right to use the name that you submit in connection with any Comments. You agree not to impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of any Comments you submit. You are and shall remain solely responsible for the content of any Comments you make and you agree to indemnify Karsten Manufacturing Corporation and its affiliates for all claims resulting from any Comments you submit. Karsten Manufacturing Corporation and its affiliates take no responsibility and assume no liability for any Comments submitted by you or any third party.
Karsten strives to comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") and other applicable intellectual property laws. Karsten will respond to notices of alleged infringement that comply with the DMCA and remove material from public view that we believe in good faith to be copyrighted material that has been illegally copied and distributed by any of users of the Site. If Karsten removes or disables access to comply with the DMCA, Karsten will make a good-faith attempt to contact the owner, author, or administrator of each affected posts so that they may make a counter notification pursuant to sections 512(g)(2) and (3) of the DMCA. To file a DMCA takedown notice, please see contact us using the contact information below.
While Karsten appreciates that consumers may want to share their ideas related to golf products, Karsten does not accept any unsolicited information, material, or other communication related to intellectual property including, but not limited to, any comments, suggestions, drawings, models, materials, and/or descriptions of ideas related to developing, manufacturing, and/or marketing products or services.
Unless express written approval from Karsten is granted, any unsolicited information, material, or other communication provided to Karsten or its affiliates by electronic mail or otherwise, including, but not limited to, any concepts, techniques, know-how, questions, comments, suggestions, data, and/or the like will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary information.
Karsten or its affiliates are not obligated to maintain any unsolicited information, material, or other communication in confidence. Any unsolicited information, material, or other communication may be used by Karsten or its affiliates for any purpose including, but not limited to, broadcast, disclosure, posting, publication, reproduction, solicitation, and/or transmission without compensation to the person providing such information, material, or other communication. Further, any unsolicited submission to Karsten or its affiliates including, but not limited to, prototypes, marketing materials, and/or the like will not be returned to the sender.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold Karsten (and its officers, directors, employees, contractors, agents, successors, and assigns) harmless, including costs and attorneys’ fees (including expert fees), from any claim or demand made by any third party due to or arising out of (a) your use of or access to the Site or Services, (b) your violation of this Agreement; and (c) your violation of applicable laws or regulations (including any privacy or copyright laws).
THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY KARSTEN ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS AND WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, ACCURACY, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT THE SITE OR SERVICES: (A) WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; (B) WILL BE AVAILABLE ON AN UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE BASIS; OR (C) WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL CODE, COMPLETE, LEGAL, OR SAFE. KARSTEN MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, BY YOUR USE OF THE SITE, THAT YOUR USE OF THESE SITES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES AND UNDER NO LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY, WHETHER IN TORT, CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, SHALL KARSTEN OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, AGENTS, VENDORS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF ANY NATURE ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, WORK STOPPAGE, ACCURACY OF RESULTS, OR COMPUTER FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION, EVEN IF AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF KARSTEN HAS BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT WILL KARSTEN BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SITE DURING THE SIX-MONTH PERIOD PRECEDING THE DATE ON WHICH THE CLAIM AROSE.
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Last Revised: November 26, 2013