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LEGAL INFORMATION


Legal Information

These Terms of Use govern your use of the www.burgerkingaw.com website and, unless otherwise stated, to your use of any other website owned or operated by All American Burgers Corporation N.V. (“All American Burgers Corporation N.V.”) or operated on behalf of All American Burgers Corporation N.V. (collectively the “Websites”). Please read these Terms of Use carefully before using the Websites.
 
Agreement to Terms
 
By using the Websites, you agree to these Terms of Use and the General Online Privacy Policy (for visitors who are thirteen (13) years of age or over) or the Children’s Online Privacy Policy (for visitors who are under thirteen (13) years of age) which are incorporated herein by reference. Each time you use the Websites, you reaffirm your acceptance of the then-current Terms of Use. If you do not wish to be bound by these Terms of Use, your only remedy is to discontinue using the Websites.
 
All American Burgers Corporation N.V. may change these Terms of Use at any time and in its sole discretion. The modified Terms of Use will be effective immediately upon posting and you agree to the new posted Terms of Use by continuing your use of the Websites. You are responsible for staying informed of any changes. If you do not agree with the modified Terms of Use, your only remedy is to discontinue using the Websites.
 
Content Posted or Submitted by You
 
Certain pages on the Websites may allow you to post videos, audio, photographs, text, or other content (“Content”). Unless otherwise specified on a particular Site, you may only post Content to the Websites if you are a resident of the United States and are eighteen (18) years of age or older. You may only post Content that you created or which the owner of the Content has given you permission to post. If Content depicts any person other than yourself, you must have permission from that person or, if that person is a minor, permission from that person’s parent or legal guardian, before you post the Content. You may be required to provide proof of such permission to All American Burgers Corporation N.V.. You may not post or distribute Content that is illegal or that violates these Terms of Use. By posting or distributing Content to the Websites, you represent and warrant that (a) you own all the rights to the Content or are authorized to use and distribute the Content to the Websites and (b) the Content does not and will not infringe any copyright, right of publicity, or any other third-party right nor violate any law or regulation.
 
By submitting or posting Content to the Websites, you grant All American Burgers Corporation N.V. the irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide right to reproduce, display, perform, distribute, adapt, and promote this Content in any medium. Once you submit or post Content to the Websites, All American Burgers Corporation N.V. does not need to give you any further right to inspect or approve uses of such Content or to compensate you for any such uses. All American Burgers Corporation N.V. owns all right, title, and interest in any compilation, collective work, or other derivative work created by All American Burgers Corporation N.V. using or incorporating Content posted to the Websites.
 
You are solely responsible for anything you may post on the Websites and the consequences of posting anything on the Websites.
 
All information, ideas, suggestions, or other communications you submit to All American Burgers Corporation N.V., including, but not limited to, Content posted on the Websites or communications sent via e-mail, will be on a non-confidential basis. All American Burgers Corporation N.V. will be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute such communications without limitation or obligation.
 
Content Posted by Other Users
 
All American Burgers Corporation N.V. is not responsible for, and does not endorse, Content in any posting made by other users on the Websites. Under no circumstances shall All American Burgers Corporation N.V. be held liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damage caused or alleged to have been caused to you in connection with any Content posted by a third party on the Websites. If you become aware of misuse of the Websites by any person, please contact All American Burgers Corporation N.V. by mail at All American Burgers Corporation N.V., Consumer Relations Department, 5505 Blue Lagoon Drive, Miami, Florida 33126 or by phone at 305-378-3000. If you feel threatened or believe someone else is in danger, you should contact your local law enforcement agency immediately.
 
Activities Prohibited on the Websites
 
The following is a partial list of the kinds of conduct that are illegal or prohibited on the Websites. All American Burgers Corporation N.V. reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in All American Burgers Corporation N.V.’s sole discretion, engages in any of the prohibited activities. Prohibited activities include — but are not limited to — the following:
 
•    Using the Websites for any purpose in violation of local, state, or federal laws or regulations; 
•    Posting Content that infringes the intellectual property rights, privacy rights, publicity rights, trade secret rights, or any other rights of any party; 
•    Posting Content that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, slanderous, hateful, or embarrassing to any other person or entity as determined by All American Burgers Corporation N.V. in its sole discretion or pursuant to local community standards;
•    Posting Content that constitutes cyber-bullying, as determined by All American Burgers Corporation N.V. in its sole discretion; 
•    Posting Content that depicts any dangerous, life-threatening, or otherwise risky behavior;
•    Posting telephone numbers, street addresses, or last names of any person;
•    Posting URLs to external websites or any form of HTML or programming code;
•    Posting anything that may be “spam,” as determined by All American Burgers Corporation N.V. in its sole discretion;
•    Impersonating another person when posting Content;
•    Harvesting or otherwise collecting information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent; 
•    Allowing any other person or entity to use your identification for posting or viewing comments;
•    Harassing, threatening, stalking, or abusing any person;
•    Engaging in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Websites, or which, in the sole discretion of All American Burgers Corporation N.V., exposes All American Burgers Corporation N.V. or any of its customers, suppliers, or any other parties to any liability or detriment of any type; or
•    Encouraging other people to engage in any prohibited activities as described herein.
 
All American Burgers Corporation N.V. reserves the right -- but is not obligated -- to do any or all of the following:
 
 
•    Investigate an allegation that any Content posted on the Websites does not conform to these Terms of Use and determine in its sole discretion to remove or request the removal of the Content;
•    Remove Content which is abusive, illegal, or disruptive, or that otherwise fails to conform with these Terms of Use;
•    Terminate a user’s access to the Websites upon any breach of these Terms of Use;
•    Monitor, edit, or disclose any Content on the Websites; and
•    Edit or delete any Content posted on the Websites, regardless of whether such Content violates these standards.
 
All American Burgers Corporation N.V. Trademarks and Copyrights
 
All trademarks, logos, and service marks displayed on the Website are registered and unregistered Trademarks of All American Burgers Corporation N.V. and/or third parties who have authorized their use (collectively the “Trademarks”). You may not use, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, or modify these Trademarks in any way. The use of All American Burgers Corporation N.V.’s trademarks on any other website is strictly prohibited. All of the materials contained on the Websites are copyrighted except where explicitly noted otherwise. All American Burgers Corporation N.V. will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, including the seeking of criminal prosecution. All American Burgers Corporation N.V. neither warrants nor represents that your use of materials displayed on the Websites will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with All American Burgers Corporation N.V.. Use of any materials on the Websites is at your own risk.
 
Third-Party Copyrights
 
If you believe any Content on the Website(s) infringes your copyright, you may request removal of such Content (or access thereto) from the Website(s) by contacting All American Burgers Corporation N.V.’s Copyright Agent (designated as such pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. §512(c)(2)) at the address set forth below and providing the following information:
 
•    Your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address.
•    Identification of the copyrighted work that you believe to be infringed. Please describe the work and, where possible, include a copy or the location (e.g., URL) of an authorized version of the work.
•    Identification of the material that you believe to be infringing and its location. Please describe the material, and provide us with its URL or any other pertinent information that will allow us to locate the material 
•    A statement that you have a good faith belief that the complained of use of the materials is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
•    A statement that the information that you have supplied is accurate, and indicating that “under penalty of perjury,” you are the copyright owner or are authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
•    A signature or the electronic equivalent from the copyright holder or authorized representative. 
 
Copyright Agent:
Matthew Woolfe
Burger King Corporation
Email:copyrightdmca@whopper.com
Mailing Address:
Burger King Corporation
Attn: Legal (DMCA Copyright Infringement)
5505 Blue Lagoon Drive, Miami, Florida 33126
 
In an effort to protect the rights of copyright owners, All American Burgers Corporation N.V. maintains a policy for the termination, in appropriate circumstances, of subscribers and account holders of the Websites who are repeat infringers.

Hyperlinks
 
This Websites may contain hyperlinks to third-party websites. All American Burgers Corporation N.V. does not control or endorse these third-party websites or any goods or services sold on those websites. Some of these websites may contain materials that are objectionable, unlawful, or inaccurate. You acknowledge and agree that All American Burgers Corporation N.V. is not responsible or liable for any Content or other materials on these third party websites.

Governing Law and Severability
 
These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Florida, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. You expressly agree that the exclusive jurisdiction for any claim or dispute under the Terms of Use and or your use of the Websites resides in the courts located in Florida, and you further expressly agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating any such claim or action.
 
If any provision of these Terms of Use is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any provision in these Terms of Use shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such provision or any other provision.
 
Warranties
 
The Websites and the Content are provided on an “as is” basis. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, All American Burgers Corporation N.V., ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AND AFFILIATES (THE “All American Burgers Corporation N.V. ENTITIES”), AND EACH OF THEIR AGENTS, RESPRESENTATIVES AND SERVICE PROVIDERS, DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES’ RIGHTS, AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. The All American Burgers Corporation N.V. Entities, their agents, representatives and service providers cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that: (a) the Websites will be reliable, accurate, complete, or updated on a timely basis; (b) the Websites will be free human and machine errors, omissions, delays, interruptions or losses, including loss of data; (c) any files available for downloading from the Websites will be free of infection by viruses, worms, Trojan horses, or other codes that manifest contaminating or destructive properties; (d) any Content you post on the Websites will remain on the Websites; or (e) the functions or services performed on the Websites will be uninterrupted or error-free or that defects in the Websites will be corrected.

Limitation of Liability
 
THE All American Burgers Corporation N.V. ENTITIES’, THEIR AGENTS’, REPRESENTATIVES’ AND SERVICE PROVIDERS’ ENTIRE LIABILITY AND YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY WITH RESPECT TO ANY DISPUTE WITH RESPECT TO YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITES IS TO DISCONTINUE YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITES. THE All American Burgers Corporation N.V. ENTITIES, THEIR AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES AND SERVICE PROVIDERS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITES OR FOR ANY OTHER CLAIM RELATED IN ANY WAY TO YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITES. THESE EXCLUSIONS FOR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, AND EXEMPLARY DAMAGES INCLUDE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA, LOSS OF GOODWILL, WORK STOPPAGE, COMPUTER FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION, OR ANY OTHER COMMERCIAL DAMAGES OR LOSSES, EVEN IF THE All American Burgers Corporation N.V. ENTITIES, THEIR AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES AND SERVICE PROVIDERS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY THEREOF AND REGARDLESS OF THE LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY UPON WHICH THE CLAIM IS BASED. BECAUSE SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, IN SUCH STATES OR JURISDICTIONS, THE All American Burgers Corporation N.V. ENTITIES’, THEIR AGENTS’, REPRESENATIVES’ AND SERVICE PROVIDER’S LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Indemnification
 
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold the All American Burgers Corporation N.V. Entities, and each of their agents, representatives, and service providers harmless from and against any and all claims, including but not limited to third party claims, damages, costs, and liabilities, including reasonable attorneys’ fees arising out of, or in connection with, your violation of these Terms of Use.

Termination

All American Burgers Corporation N.V. has the right to terminate your account and access to the Websites for any reason, including, without limitation, if All American Burgers Corporation N.V., in its sole discretion, considers your use to be unacceptable, or in the event of any breach by you of the Terms of Use. All American Burgers Corporation N.V. may, but shall be under no obligation to, provide you a warning prior to termination of your use of the Websites.

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