Updated on: August 10, 2010


1. General Rules and Definitions

Prometheus Global Media LLC , including its owners, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, directors, officers, managers, members, agents and employees (Prometheus), requires that all visitors to its Internet sites, applicable to www.Billboard.com, www.Billboard.biz, www.Adweek.com, www.Mediaweek.com, www.Brandweek.com, www.Backstage.com, www.HollywoodReporter.com, www.ClioAwards.com, and www.FilmJournal.com, and related properties (together, the "Websites"), adhere to the following Terms of Use.

By accessing or using any of the Websites, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not agree with these Terms of Use, you should not use the Websites.

In consideration of your use of any of the Websites, you represent that you are at least thirteen years old and are not a person barred from using the Websites under the laws of the United States or other applicable jurisdiction.

Prometheus reserves the right to change these Terms of Use at its sole discretion and at any time without personal notice to you. If Prometheus makes a material change to these Terms of Use, Prometheus will update this page and post a notice on the Websites homepages for a reasonable period of time, and will indicate the effective date of the changes at the top of both pages. Your continued use of the Websites constitutes your acceptance of any changes.

2. Intellectual Property

A. Ownership; License
Prometheus owns, operates, licenses, controls, and provides access to the Websites. All past, present, and future information, materials, applications, software, and other contents of the Websites are the property of Prometheus unless otherwise noted and are protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. All trademarks, logos, service marks, trade names, and trade dress are proprietary to Prometheus unless otherwise noted and are protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. Except as expressly set forth in these Terms of Use or otherwise expressly granted to you in writing by Prometheus, no rights (either by implication, estoppel or otherwise) in or to any of the Websites or their contents are granted to you.
The use, copying, sale, leasing, renting, lending, distribution, modification, downloading, creating of derivative works, posting or publication by you, directly or indirectly, of any of the contents of any of the Websites, or any other use of such content, except pursuant to the express limited grant of rights hereunder, is strictly prohibited.
Subject to your compliance with these Terms of Use, Prometheus grants you a limited, personal, non-exclusive, non-commercial, revocable, non-assignable and non-transferable license to:
1. listen to music and view videos streamed from the Websites, and participate in the Websites community areas;
2. create profile pages on the Websites for non-commercial and private use;
3. communicate with other members of the Websites communities;
4. embed and display the contents of the Websites on your own personal website or other non-commercial external websites; and
5. download the contents of the Websites onto a computer for your personal, non-commercial home or archival use only, provided you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices contained therein.

B. User Uploaded Information
The Websites may allow you to upload or submit information, software, text, images, audio, video, and other materials to, through or on the Websites (User Uploaded Information). For example, the Websites may offer forums, bulletin boards, wikis, chat rooms, blogs or other interactive areas. Prometheus does not endorse any User Uploaded Information and your use of any User Uploaded Information is at your own risk. Prometheus reserves the right, to delete, move or edit User Uploaded Information, in whole or in part, for any reason in its sole discretion. Prometheus undertakes no obligation to pre-screen User Uploaded Information, but may, in its sole discretion, monitor, modify, transmit over various networks, refuse, limit, move, block access to or remove any User Uploaded Information. You agree not to accept payment for User Uploaded Information from any third party, including, without limitation, accepting payment for the inclusion of a logo, brand advertising or other commercial content, in User Uploaded Information.

You are solely responsible for all User Uploaded Information that you make available via any of the Websites. Under no circumstances will Prometheus be liable to you in any way for any User Uploaded Information that you upload, post, or otherwise make available via any of the Websites including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in User Uploaded Information, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of User Uploaded Information.

When you upload User Uploaded Information via the Websites, you grant to Prometheus, without any credit or compensation to you, a royalty-free, non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, unrestricted, irrevocable, and fully transferable, assignable and sub-licensable license to use, modify, display, copy, reproduce, disclose, sell, translate, create derivative works of, distribute, and export any User Uploaded Information, in whole or in part, or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, software or technology of any kind for any purposes whatsoever.

C. Copyright
Prometheus reserves the right to remove any content contained in or posted to the Websites that allegedly infringes another persons copyright.
Notices to Prometheus regarding any alleged copyright infringement on the Websites should be directed to Prometheus's agent at terms@prometheusgm.com, 646.654.5000. Please follow the procedures for reporting suspected infringement available HERE

3. III. User Accounts, Additional Terms, End User License Agreements & Subscriptions

The creation of a user account may be required for the use of certain portions of the Websites (e.g., e-mail, newsletters, competitions, forums, content downloads, promotions, etc.), and certain contents and services of the Websites may only be accessed through purchase or paid subscription. In some instances, special terms and/or end user license agreements apply to some services, products, software, competitions or promotions offered via the Websites. Such terms are posted in connection with the applicable service, product, software, competition or promotion and are in addition to these Terms of Use. In the event of a conflict, the additional terms prevail over these Terms of Use. Prometheus may change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Websites at any time and without prior notice.

You agree that any information that you provide to the Websites shall be true and accurate and current, and you are responsible for updating such information to keep it true, accurate and current. If you create a user account with any of the Websites, you accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password and you agree you will not sell, transfer or assign your user account. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password, if any, and for restricting access to your computer so that others may not access any password-protected portion of the Websites using your name, user name or password in whole or in part. Personally identifiable information that may be received at the Websites is provided voluntarily by a visitor to any of the Websites and is governed by the terms of our Privacy Policy.