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Terms of Use - Website

In order to use this web site, you must agree to:

(a) Be at least the age of eighteen (18) or older;

(b) Subscribe directly on the site via the sign-up page;

(c) Provide truthful and accurate information on the sign-up page;

(d) Provide truthful and accurate information on the selected payment method;

(e) Adhere to the payment terms of the subscription plan selected;

(f) Abide by the following Terms of Use (TOU):


1. Acceptance of Terms of Use and Amendments

Each time you use or cause access to this web site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use, and as amended from time to time with or without notice to you. In addition, if you are using a particular service on or through this web site, you will be subject to any rules or guidelines applicable to those services and they shall be incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use. Please see our Privacy Statement, which is incorporated into these Terms of Use by reference.

All tools, programs, source code, methods of presentation, tutorials and guides offered on this site are copyright SSB/ST Development Inc. Tools, programs and source code are defined as HTML code, php code, CSS, javascript, and other scripting languages/code as well as the method of presentation of the aforementioned.

2. Subscription and Password

You are responsible to maintain the confidentiality of your password and shall be responsible for all uses via your subscription and/or login, whether authorized or unauthorized by you. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your subscription, user account or password.

Accounts may not be shared amongst multiple persons and are intended to be for individual use only. Family members residing in the same household may share a single SSB account but are not permitted simultaneous logins to the single SSB account. Companies wishing to have multiple employees using SSB are not permitted simultaneous logins to a single SSB account. Companies wishing to have multiple employees working on their items simultaneously should have individual account(s) for each employee.

SSB does not permit the following: simultaneous logins into a single SSB account by multiple persons, simultaneous image uploads into a single SSB account by multiple persons, simultaneous creation of listings by a single SSB account by multiple persons, simultaneous launching of items from a single SSB account by multiple persons.

Persons found to be sharing their subscription(s) amongst multiple persons will have their account immediately terminated without refund..

3. Subscriber Conduct

All information or data of any kind, whether text, software, code, music or sound, photographs or graphics, video or other materials (Content), publicly or privately provided, shall be the sole responsibility of the subscriber providing the Content or the person whose user account is used. We are a family friendly website; however you agree that subscriber uploaded or linked materials may expose you to Content that may be you may feel is objectionable or offensive. We shall not be responsible in any way for the Content that appears in a subscribers account or used in our templates nor for any error or omission.

You explicitly agree, in using this web site or any service provided, that you shall not:

(a) Upload into your account, link to or display within our templates any Content that is: copyright protected by any individual or entity other than yourself, unlawful, illegal, threatening, harmful, abusive, harassing, stalking, tortious, defamatory, libelous, vulgar, obscene, offensive, objectionable, pornographic, contains nudity, designed to or does interfere or interrupt our service or any other service, infected with a virus or other destructive or deleterious programming routine, give rise to civil or criminal liability, or which may violate any applicable local, national or international law(s);
(b) Use any Template(s), graphics or portions there of in an auction, storefront, store listing eBay About Me Pages (or similar type pages on other auction sites), web site, or in any printed or digital materials where the content may be unlawful, illegal, threatening, harmful, abusive, harassing, stalking, tortious, defamatory, libelous, vulgar, obscene, offensive, objectionable, pornographic, contains nudity, designed to or does interfere or interrupt our service or any other service, give rise to civil or criminal liability, or which may violate any applicable local, national or international law(s);
(c) Impersonate or misrepresent your association with any person or entity, or forge or otherwise seek to conceal or misrepresent the origin of any Content uploaded, linked to, and/or displayed by you;
(d) Collect, harvest and/or distribute any data about other users;
(e) Provide or use this service and any Content of this service in any manner that would involve junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of unauthorized advertising;
(f) Upload, link to and/or display within a template any Content that may give rise to our civil or criminal liability or which may consititue or be considered a violation of any local, national or international law(s), including but not limited to laws relating to copyright, trademark, patent, or trade secrets.

4. Third Party Services

Goods and services of third parties may be advertised and/or made available on or through this web site. Representations made regarding products and services provided by third parties are governed by the policies and representations made by these third parties. We shall not be liable for or responsible in any manner for any of your dealings or interaction with third parties.

5. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold us harmless, our subsidiaries, affiliates, related parties, officers, directors, employees, agents, independent contractors, advertisers, partners, and co-branders from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorney's fees, that may be made by any third party, that is due to or arising out of your conduct or connection with this web site or service, your provision of Content, your violation of this Terms of Use or any other violation of the rights of another person or party.

6. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE AND SERVICES OR CONTENT PROVIDED (THE SERVICE) IS MADE AVAILABLE AND PROVIDED TO YOU AS IS AND WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, IMPLIED OR EXPRESSED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

WE MAKE NO WARRANTY, IMPLIED OR EXPRESSED, THAT ANY PART OF THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT NEITHER US NOR ANY PARTICIPANT IN THE SERVICE PROVIDES PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OF ANY KIND AND THAT USE OF SUCH ADVICE OR ANY OTHER INFORMATION IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK AND WITHOUT OUR LIABILITY OF ANY KIND.

Some jurisdictions may not allow disclaimers of implied warranties and the above disclaimer may not apply to you only as it relates to implied warranties.

7. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INDICENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSS (EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM OR ARISING OUT OF (I) THE USE OF OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE, (II) THE COST TO OBTAIN SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND/OR SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY TRANSACTION ENTERED INTO ON THROUGH THE SERVICE, (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR DATA TRANSMISSIONS, (IV) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE, OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE.

In some jurisdictions, it is not permitted to limit liability and therefore such limitations may not apply to you.

8. Reservation of Rights

We reserve all of our rights, including but not limited to any and all copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, and any other proprietary right that we may have in our web site, its content, and the goods and services that may be provided.

9. Applicable Law

You agree that this Terms of Use and any dispute arising out of your use of this web site, our products and/or services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with local laws where the headquarters of SSB/ST Development Inc. (AKA: The Seller Sourcebook) is located, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. By registering or using this web site and service you consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the county or city where the headquarters of SSB/ST Development Inc. (AKA: The Seller Sourcebook) is located.

10. Miscellaneous Information

(i) In the event that this Terms of Use conflicts with any law under which any provision may be held invalid by a court with jurisdiction over the parties, such provision will be interpreted to reflect the original intentions of the parties in accordance with applicable law, and the remainder of this Terms of Use will remain valid and intact;
(ii) The failure of either party to assert any right under this Terms of Use shall not be considered a waiver of any that party's right and that right will remain in full force and effect;
(iii) You agree that without regard to any statue or contrary law that any claim or cause arising out of this web site or its services must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause arose or the claim shall be forever barred;
(iv) We may assign our rights and obligations under this Terms of Use and we shall be relieved of any further obligation.

Terms of Use - Account Cancellation

(i) Cancellations must be received via the Member Account Page.

How To Cancel:
1) Log into your account on the Members Account Page

2) On the Account Information screen, under the "Your Subscription History" section, please click the "Click here to cancel this subscription" link and you will be directed to PayPal to close out your subscription billing.

IMPORTANT !!! - When redirected to PayPal you MUST sign into your PayPal account to close your subscription billing. If you do not PayPal will NOT be notified that your subscription has been closed and they WILL continue to bill you!

3) Successful subscription termination requests are acknowledged via email by PayPal. If you do not receive an acknowledgement, please check your Paypal account to verify your subscription to our service has been terminated. You may also wish to contact us to verify your termination was completed properly.

(ii) We DO NOT keep your photos online after your account has expired and template graphics will NOT display in any auctions, storefronts, store listings or eBay About Me Pages (or similar type pages on other auction sites). We recommend all auctions, storefronts, store listings, eBay About Me Pages (or similar type pages on other auction sites) you have open be revised prior to the end of your subscription.

(iii) Photos are kept in archive for 30 days after the end of your subscription term in the event you renew your account and would like them restored.

Terms of Use - Refunds

1. Annual Subscriptions

Pro-rated refunds for paid time remaining, minus PayPal transaction fees, are given for Annual Subscriptions under the following terms and conditions:

(i) As the full Annual Subscription term will not have been completed your refund will NOT be based on the discounted Annual Subscription rate. An Annual Subscription refund is based on the Monthly Subscription rate OR the Quarterly Subscription rate, whichever is less cost to you, and is dependent on time remaining on your subscription term minus PayPal transaction fees.

Example 1: After one (1) month you wish to cancel your subscription and have your account closed immediately. You will be charged one (1) month at the Monthly Subscription rate and the balance of your Annual payment will be refunded.

Example 2: After six (6) months you wish to cancel your subscription and have your account closed immediately. You will be charged for two (2) quarters at the discounted Quarterly Subscription rate and the balance of your Annual payment will be refunded.

(ii) In order to receive a pro-rated refund you MUST:

a) Cancel your subscription billing via PayPal. Please see section "Terms of Use - Account Cancellation" in this document for directions or contact SSB Support for instructions.

b) Notify SSB Support within three (3) days of the PayPal billing cancellation that you wish to have your account closed immediately and a prorated refund issued.

If notified later than three (3) days after the billing cancellation the pro-rated refund will be based on your notification date, not the billing cancellation date.

Example 1: You cancel your subscription billing on the 1st of January and notify SSB Support within three (3) days that you wish to have your account closed immediately. Your pro-rated refund will be based on the January 1st date.

Example 2: You cancel your subscription billing on the 1st of January and notify SSB Support on the 1st of March that you wish to have your account closed immediately. Your pro-rated refund will be based on the March 1st date.

If no notification is received your account will remain open and available for use until the paid time has expired.

If your subscription payment was made within 60 days of the date of cancellation, a pro-rated refund, minus PayPal transaction fees, will be sent on the original PayPal transaction. If it has been over 60 days since your payment was made, the prorated refund minus PayPal transaction fees will be sent as a direct payment via PayPal to the email address used on the original transaction. Paypal does not give the ability to refund a transaction older than 60 days.

At NO time will a refund be sent to a PayPal account other than the one used on the original transaction. All qualifying refunds amounts will be minus the associated PayPal transaction fees.

2. Quarterly Subscriptions

(i) No refunds are given on Quarterly subscriptions except under the following terms and conditions:

a) You have cancelled your subscription billing via PayPal within three (3) days of payment. Please see section "Terms of Use - Account Cancellation" in this document for directions or contact SSB Support for instructions.

AND

b) You have notified SSB Support within three (3) days of the PayPal billing cancellation date that you wish to have your account closed immediately.

If no notification is received or if notification is later than three (3) days after the billing cancellation SSB will keep your account open and available for use until the paid time has expired and no refund will be given.

At NO time will a refund be sent to a PayPal account other than the one used on the original transaction. All qualifying refunds amounts will be minus the associated PayPal transaction fees.

3. Monthly Subscriptions

(i) No refunds are given on Monthly subscriptions except under the following terms and conditions:

a) You have cancelled your subscription billing via PayPal within three (3) days of payment. Please see section "Terms of Use - Account Cancellation" in this document for directions or contact SSB Support for instructions.

AND

b) You have notified SSB Support within three (3) days of the PayPal billing cancellation date that you wish to have your account closed immediately.

AND

c) SSB provided services were not used in any form. If services were used, regardless of length of time, the subscription fee applies.

If no notification is received or if notification is later than three (3) days after the billing cancellation SSB will keep your account open and available for use until the paid time has expired and no refund will be given.

At NO time will a refund be sent to a PayPal account other than the one used on the original transaction. All qualifying refunds amounts will be minus the associated PayPal transaction fees.

4. Account Inactivity

(i) No refunds are given for inactivity of accounts; ie: members who have not used their account for extended periods of time. Regardless if you have not been actively using account, SSB has continued to provide service in the form of account maintenance and online storage of your materials.

(ii) If you wish to have your account go inactive for a period in excess on one (1) month and have your materials archived for future use please contact SSB Support. You may request that your subscription billing be cancelled and your account be put on Sleep status.

Requests for Sleep status must be made in advance, cannot be backdated and may only begin on the date of the request or a future date if desired. A minimal monthly archiving charge will apply to Sleep an account.

Accounts in Sleep status do not display photos or template graphics and your account will not be accessible for regular use. During Sleep status all photos and user materials (preferences, saved listings, photos) are held in offline archive until paid Sleep status time has expired or you wish to reactivate your account.

5. Terms of Use Violations

(i) No refunds for paid time remaining if your account is cancelled due to a violation of our Terms of Use.

6. Free Trials

SSB does not provide free trials of our service.

Terms of Use - Layouts, Templates & Graphics

1. Layouts & Templates

(i) All Layouts & Templates offered on this site are copyright SSB/ST Development Inc (AKA: The Seller Sourcebook). Layouts are defined as HTML code, php code, CSS, javascript, and other scripting languages/code and method of presentation of the aforementioned.

(ii) The Seller Sourcebook copyright notice appears in the footer of each template and may not be removed, altered or modified at any time.

(iii) The intended use of all Layouts & Templates are for display of product in auction listing(s), auction site store listing(s) or in an eBay About Me page(s) (or similar type pages on other auction sites) by our current, paid subscribers ONLY. Templates may also be used on direct one-on-one sales sites (ex: Craigslist) as well as personal e-commerce sites owned and/or operated by the SSB subscriber. At all times the SSB copyright and, if applicable, designer copyright must stay intact at the bottom of each template.

Subscribers found having uploaded or saving Layouts & Templates to any other like service or website may have their account(s) terminated immediately without refund. Subscribers MAY POST completed listings through other like services and websites. Copies of completed listings using our Templates & Layouts may not be reworked, modified or reused at the completion of a subscription term.

(iv) Layouts & Templates, or portions thereof, may not be lent, shared, sold, given away, archived or in any way distributed in ANY form (electronic, digital and/or print) or included in ANY collections or offerings (electronic, digital and/or print) at ANY time. There are NO exceptions.

Subscribers found to be lending, sharing, selling, giving away or in any way distributing our Layouts & Templates, or portions thereof, as well as code from completed listings, in ANY form (electronic, digital and/or print) or have allowed inclusion of them in ANY collections or offerings (electronic, digital and/or print) may have their account(s) terminated immediately without refund. Subscribers MAY archive copies of their completed listings on their personal computers for the duration their paid subscription after which time they must be destroyed. Archived copies of completed listings may not be reworked, modified or reused after a subscription has ended.

Non-Subscribers found to be lending, sharing, selling, giving away, archiving or in any way distributing Layouts & Templates, or portions thereof, in ANY form (electronic, digital and/or print) or have allowed inclusion of them in ANY collections or offerings (electronic, digital and/or print) may be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. A notification of Copyright Infringement shall also be sent to any and all site(s) where the offending materials have been posted, displayed or linked.

Companies or Services found to be lending, sharing, selling, giving away, archiving or in any way distributing Layouts & Templates, or portions thereof, in ANY form (electronic, digital and/or print) or have included or allowed inclusion of them in ANY collections or offerings (electronic, digital and/or print) shall be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

(v) Upon termination of a subscription and subscribers paid time has expired, all Layouts & Templates, or portions thereof, as well as code from completed listings, may NOT be used, either in part or in whole, nor reworked or modified for further use, at any time. There are NO exceptions.

(vi) Subscribers found to be lending, sharing, selling, giving away or in any way distributing account login information shall have their account(s) terminated immediately without refund.

2. Graphic Elements

(i) Templates & Layouts owned by SSB/ST Development Inc. (AKA: The Seller Sourcebook) may contain images, graphics or photographs (graphical elements) that are our own original creation. Templates & Layouts owned by SSB/ST Development Inc. (AKA: The Seller Sourcebook) may also contain graphical elements that are licensed and/or permitted to be used by us under agreement and with appropriate credit given to their creators.

Graphical elements may NOT be downloaded to any type of media, computer or server, may NOT be altered or modified in any manner, may NOT be distributed in any form (be it electronic, digital and/or print), and may not be used in ANY format other than in SSB/ST Development Inc (AKA: The Seller Sourcebook) Templates & Layouts.

(ii) The intended use of all graphical elements contained in our Layouts & Templates are for the display of product in auction listing(s), auction site store listing(s) and eBay About Me Page(s) (or similar type page on other auction sites) only. Graphical elements, either in part or in whole, may not be used outside of Templates & Layouts owned by SSB/ST Development Inc.

The use and hosting of graphical elements contained in our Layouts & Templates is provided as a service to our current, paid subscribers ONLY.

Subscribers found using our graphical elements, either in part or in whole, outside of Templates & Layouts provided by SSB/ST Development Inc. may have their account(s) terminated immediately without refund.

Non-Subscribers found to be using our graphical elements, either in part or in whole, in ANY form, may be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. A notification of Copyright Infringement shall also be sent to any and all site(s) where the offending materials have been posted, displayed or linked.

Companies or Services found to be using our graphical elements, either in part or in whole, in ANY form, shall be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. We reserve the right to IP ban any and all sites and services found hotlinking to our graphical elements.

(iii) Graphical elements, either in part or in whole, may NOT be downloaded to any computer, server or media. Graphical elements, either in part or in whole, may not be published or distributed in any form (electronic, digital and/or print).

(iv) Graphical elements, either in part or in whole, may NOT be uploaded to any service, website, computer, server or media nor may they be included in ANY collections or offerings (electronic, digital and/or print).

Subscribers found to have uploaded, or allowed a third party person, service, company or automated process to upload any graphical elements, either in part or in whole, to any service, website, computer, server or media or to have allowed inclusion in ANY collections or offerings (electronic, digital and/or print), may have their account(s) terminated immediately without refund.

Non-Subscribers found to have uploaded, or allowed a third person, service, company or automated process to upload any graphical elements, either in part or in whole, to any service, website, computer, server or media or to have allowed inclusion in ANY collections or offerings (electronic, digital and/or print), may be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. A notification of Copyright Infringement shall also be sent to any and all site(s) where the offending materials have been uploaded.

Companies or Services found to have uploaded any graphical elements, either in part or in whole, by any means (manual or automated) to any service, website, computer, server, media or have have allowed inclusion in ANY collections or offerings (electronic, digital and/or print) shall be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

(v) Graphical elements, either in part or in whole, may NOT be lent, shared, sold, given away or distributed in any form (electronic, digital and/or print).

Subscribers found to be lending, sharing, selling, giving away or distributing any graphical element, either in part or in whole, in ANY form (electronic, digital and/or print), shall have their account(s) terminated immediately without refund.

Non-Subscribers found to be lending, sharing, selling, giving away or distributing any graphical element, either in part or in whole, in ANY form (electronic, digital and/or print), may be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. A notification of Copyright Infringement shall also be sent to any and all site(s) where the offending materials have been posted, displayed or offered.

Companies or Services found to be lending, sharing, selling, giving away or distributing any graphical element, either in part or in whole, in ANY form (electronic, digital and/or print), shall be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

(vi) Upon termination of a subscription and subscribers paid time has expired, graphic elements may NOT be used, either in part or in whole, modified for further use or used with another service, at any time by the former subscriber. This includes: Linking, displaying, downloading, uploading to another service, website, computer and/or server, lending, sharing, giving away, sale or distribution in ANY form (electronic, digital and/or print), use in auction listing(s), storefront, store listing(s), eBay About Me page(s) (or similar type pages on other auction sites), web site, print, or ANY other use not mentioned.

Former subscribers found to be using, sharing, selling and/or distributing graphical elements, either in part or in whole, in ANY form (electronic, digital and/or print) shall be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. In the case of online use a notification of Copyright Infringement shall also be sent to any and all auction site(s) and/or web site(s) where the offending materials have been posted, displayed, linked or uploaded.

(vi)SSB/ST Development Inc. (AKA: The Seller Sourcebook) is NOT Affiliated with The Gym-mark Inc., Gymboree stores, the Gymboree website, Janie & Jack stores or the Janie & Jack website. All graphical elements contained in the Gymboree Inspired templates and the Janie & Jack templates are creative works inspired by Gymboree and/or Janie & Jack brand(s) of clothing. If any images may have been used to create these graphical elements they are based off of personal photographs. "Gymboree" and "Janie & Jack" are both the registered trademarks of The Gym-mark Inc..

(vii) To the very best of our knowledge, only non-copyrighted images, copyrighted images which are freely offered by their creators, and/or licensed and/or permitted uses images are used in our templates. If you are a creator/owner of any of the graphical elements used here and you are not listed on our credits page or do not wish to have your images used please contact us. We do not want to infringe on your rights what so ever...and we would like the opportunity to apologize to you too!

Internet Credits

SSB/ST Development Inc (AKA: The Seller Sourcebook) would like to thank the following for use of their graphical elements, line art and/or tutorials. We would like to encourage all of our visitors to visit these exceptional sites.

J.Rett Graphics Moodswings Outlaw by Design
Pixels by Judy Brushes by Obsidian Dawn
Mail Montage - PSP Tubes and Tutorials graphicsfactory.com

The following sites are no longer available. We would like to continue to thank their artists for use of their graphics:

Do It Yourself Pixels Tole Country Designs by Donna
Wanda's Gallery Estazia Val's Visions
Graphic Reflections Dixie Lady PSP Tubes
Country Tiling by Teapot Designs A Bit Buggy Designs Angelic Designs
GraphicsSoft SweetDreams Digital Judy's Place
PSP-Tubes
   
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