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TERMS OF USE FOR CUSTOMER RATINGS AND REVIEWS

Last Updated: January 23, 2017
The Customer Ratings and Review service (the “CRR Service”) is offered by IKEA RETAIL UNITED STATES (“IKEA”, “we”, “our” or “us”) and these Terms of Use for Customer Ratings and Reviews (“CRR Terms of Use”) will govern our relationship when you use the CRR Service. In the event of any conflict between our Privacy Policy and these CRR Terms of Use, these CRR Terms of Use shall prevail in relation to the CRR Service.

1. Your Representations and Warranties.
By submitting content to us for the CRR Service, you represent and warrant that;
 You are the sole author and owner of the intellectual property rights of the content;
 All “moral rights” that you may have in such content have been voluntarily waived by you;
 All content that you post is accurate;
 You are at least the age of majority in the jurisdiction in which you reside;
 You have the right to grant us the rights to the content set forth in these CRR Terms of Use and our use of the content you supply consistent with these terms will not violate these CRR Terms of Use.

You further represent and warrant that you shall not submit, upload, post, transmit or distribute any content:
 That is known by you to be false, inaccurate or misleading;
 That infringes any third party’s copyright, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of privacy or publicity, or otherwise violates the rights of any third party;
 That violates any law, statute, ordinance or regulation (including, but not limited to, those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination or false advertising);
 That is, or may reasonably be considered to be, abusive, obscene, profane, indecent, defamatory, hateful, racially or religiously biased or offensive, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing to any individual, partnership or corporation;
 For which you were compensated or granted any consideration by any us or any third party, unless you clearly disclose as part of your content that you received consideration;
 You will disclose in your content any connection to [IKEA RETAIL UNITED STATES], our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates or any of their employees or officers which may influence the content of your submission;
 That includes any information that references other websites, addresses, email addresses, passwords, contact information, phone numbers or any other personally identifiable information of any person (including yourself) (Note, for avoidance of doubt, only your initials and city and state of residence will be publicly disclosed with your review);Advertisements, "SPAM" or references to other services, products or offers;
 That contains any computer viruses, worms, spyware or other potentially damaging computer programs or files.

2. Indemnification.
You agree to indemnify and hold [IKEA RETAIL UNITED STATES] (and its agents, subsidiaries and third-party service providers), harmless from all claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, including reasonable lawyers’ fees, arising out of a breach of your representations set forth above, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.

2. Our Right to Use and Modify Your Content.
For any content that you submit, you grant [IKEA RETAIL COMPANY UNITED STATES] a perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, transferable and sublicenseable right and license to use, copy, modify, delete in its entirety, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from and/or distribute such content and/or incorporate such content into any form, medium or technology throughout the world without compensation to you. You further agree that we shall have the unrestricted right to use any ideas or information contained in any content that you submit, or materials or ideas similar to them, in any medium, now and in the future, without notice, compensation or other obligation to you or any other person. You further release and waive all claims against us with respect to any intellectual property or other proprietary rights, rights of publicity and privacy, rights of attribution, or any other liability under the governing law of the United States.

All content that you submit becomes our sole property and may be used or not used at our sole discretion. Your content may be previewed before publishing and we reserve the right to edit, change, condense or delete any content which we deem, in our sole discretion, to violate the content guidelines or these CRR Terms of Use. We also reserve the right to add disclosures with respect to any content submitted by you prior to publishing such content. We do not guarantee that you will have any recourse through us to edit or delete any content you have submitted. Ratings and written comments are generally posted within two to four business days. However, we reserve the right to remove or to refuse to post any content for any reason. You acknowledge that you, not [IKEA RETAIL UNITED STATES], are responsible for the contents of your submission. None of the content that you submit shall be subject to any obligation of confidence by us or our agents, parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners or third party service providers and their respective directors, officers and employees.

3. Our Right to Contact You.
By submitting your email address in connection with your rating and review, you agree that we and our third party service providers may use your email address to contact you about the status of your review and other administrative purposes in relation to the CRR Service. We will not use your email address for marketing purposes or distribute it to any third parties which are not involved in providing the CRR Service.

4. Our Limitation of Liability.
WE DO NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES ABOUT THE REVIEWS POSTED TO OUR WEBSITE, THE REVIEW SUBMISSION FORM OR PROCESS, OR ANY RELATED WEBSITE(S), INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE REVIEW SUBMISSION FORM AND PROCESS IS MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" AND WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THEY WILL BE FREE OF DEFECTS. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR CRR SERVICE CONTENT. POSTED CONTENT IS THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PERSON WHO PROVIDED IT.

Under no circumstances shall we or our parent, subsidiaries or affiliates be liable for any damages or injury, including any direct, special, incidental, consequential, punitive or other damages, that may result from the use of, or inability to use, the review submission form or process, or your reliance on any review submitted by other participants in the CRR Service or any related website, whether in an action of contract, tort, strict liability or negligence, or other actions, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of the review submission form or process, or any related website, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. These include but are not limited to damages or injury caused by error, omission, interruption, defect, failure of performance, delay in operation or transmission, line failure or computer virus, worm, Trojan horse or other harmful component. Your use of the CRR Service and reliance on any review supplied by any other user of the CRR Service is at your own risk.

5. General.
We may update or revise these CRR Terms of Use at any time without notice. These CRR Terms of Use and their enforcement shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, excluding its conflict of laws provisions. You agree to submit to jurisdiction in Pennsylvania and further agree that any cause of action arising under these CRR Terms of Use may be brought in a court in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, and you hereby accept and submit to the personal jurisdiction of these courts with respect to any legal actions, suits or proceedings arising out of these CRR Terms of Use.