Terms of Use

Thank you for using this web site (the “Web Site”) which is owned and operated by Art-Care, LLC Washington, D.C. (“Art-Care"). We can be reached by e-mail at info@art-care.com.

Copyright Agent Art-Care respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask visitors to the Web Site to do the same. If you believe that your work has been used in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, the following information in the form of a written notification (pursuant to 17 U.S.C. § 512(c)) must be provided to Art-Care's designated Copyright Agent: 1. Identification of the copyrighted work(s) that you claim has been infringed; 2. Identification of where the material that you claim to be infringing is located on the Web Site; 3. A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the disputed material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; 4. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are the owner of an exclusive copyright that is allegedly infringed or are authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf; 5. Your address, telephone number, and email address; and 6. Your physical or electronic signature.

Art-Care's designated Copyright Agent for notification of claims of copyright infringement on the Web Site is Judith Tartt, who can be reached as follows: Art-Care, LLC Washington, DC E-mail: info@art-care.com

Trademark Information ART-CARE® is the registered trademark of Art-Care, LLC. You agree not to display or use our trademark in any manner without our prior written permission.

ART-CARE Liability and Warranty UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS ART-CARE OR ANYONE WHO HELPED ART-CARE CREATE, PRODUCE, DELIVER, OR MAINTAIN THE WEB SITE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR ATTORNEYS' FEES ARISING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEB SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CHALLENGES OR ACTIONS FOR INFRINGEMENT, LIBEL, AND SLANDER WHETHER SUCH DAMAGES ARE BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.

YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE IS AT YOUR RISK. EVERYTHING ON THE WEB SITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU "AS IS," WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR INFRINGEMENT.

Because some states do not permit the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you.

CLIENT Warranty If you are a Client, and you wish to post a photograph, you warrant that you are the owner of the work of art or other collectable (the “Work”) depicted and that you are the owner of the rights in and to the photograph(s) and/or have obtained any necessary permission, license or other authorization related to the use of the Work and the photograph(s) depicting it.

MEMBER CONSERVATOR Warranty If you are a Member Conservator, and you wish to provide service to a Client, you warrant and represent that you are qualified to provide such service and that you are and will remain liable for any service that you provide to a Client referred by or accessed through Art-Care.

CLIENT and MEMBER Warranty You agree to: (a) provide accurate, current and complete information about yourself as required by the registration form, and (b) maintain and promptly update the information to keep it accurate, current and complete.

CLIENT and MEMBER CONSERVATOR Liability and Indemnification You agree to indemnify and hold Art-Care harmless from and against any and all liabilities, claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, that arise from any breach of these Terms of Use, or from the use of the Web Site or the transmission of any content or advice through the Web Site.

Notification of Changes Art-Care may revise these Terms of Use over time as new features are added to the Web Site or as Internet law and standards evolve. We will post those changes prominently so you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information and whether we will disclose it to anyone. We do, however, recommend that you read these Terms of Use and all other Art-Care policies contained on the Web Site each time you log on, in case you missed our notice of changes.

Governing Law The Web Site shall be exclusively governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the United States (including copyright and trademark laws) and the laws of the District of Columbia applicable to contracts entered into and to be performed entirely therein, without regard to conflict of law rules. You consent to the jurisdiction of the appropriate local and federal courts of the District of Columbia.

General These Terms of Use, including the Privacy and Copyright provisions, constitute the entire understanding between Art-Care and you with respect to the Web Site. In the event that any portion of these Terms of Use is held to be unenforceable, the unenforceable portion shall be construed in accordance with applicable law as nearly as possible to reflect the original intention and the remainder of the provisions shall remain in full force and effect. Art-Care's failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Terms of Use shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.

BY USING THE WEB SITE AND PROVIDING INFORMATION, YOU SIGNIFY YOUR ASSENT TO THESE TERMS OF USE AND ANY SUBSEQUENT MODIFICATIONS. AS A CONDITION OF YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE, YOU WARRANT THAT YOU WILL NOT USE THE WEB SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE THAT IS UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED BY THESE TERMS OF USE OR ANY OTHER POLICY LISTED ON THE WEB SITE.

For more information about Art-Care or if you have any questions about our Terms of Use, please contact us: Toll free phone: 1-866-ART-4455 e-mail: info@art-care.com

We'll be happy to answer your questions or hear your concerns.