User Materials or Catches mean any materials posted on the Website by the User which include but are not limited to any information, photographs, videos, questions and/or other materials; User’s Obligations means any obligations or terms imposed on the User under the BrideBug Documents. Website means the website located at www.BrideBug.com and all relevant pages; Website Materials mean any materials posted on the Website by BrideBug which include but are not limited to any information, photographs, videos, questions and/or other materials; Other parts of speech and grammatical forms of a word or phrase defined in these Terms have a corresponding meaning.
a. words denoting the singular number include the plural and vice versa;
b. words denoting individuals include corporations and other entities, and vice versa;
c. headings are for convenience only and shall not affect interpretation;
d. words denoting any gender include all genders;
e. references to clauses and sub-clauses are references to clauses and sub-clauses of these Terms;
f. where any of the parties hereto comprises more than one person, any covenants, agreement or obligation undertaken, or benefits received by virtue of these Terms, shall be undertaken or received by all of them jointly and each of them severally, and the claims the subject of the release or indemnity as the case may be include all claims by or against those persons or any one of them;
g. references to any person in these Terms shall include the legal personal representatives, executors, administrators, successors and permitted assigns of that party;
h. references to a person shall be construed as references to an individual, firm, partnership, joint venture, body corporate, association (whether incorporated or not), ministerial corporation, government and governmental, semi-governmental and local authority or agency;
i. every covenant or agreement or undertaking expressed or implied by which more persons than one covenant, promise or agree to undertake to perform an obligation in terms of these Terms shall bind such persons jointly and each of them severally; and
j. reference to any legislation or any section or provision thereof includes any statutory modification or re-enactment thereof or any statutory provision substituted therefor and any ordinances, by-laws, regulations or other statutory instruments issued thereunder.
2. USER REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES Each User represents and warrants to BrideBug:
a. that the posting of any User Materials to this Website and the content of any such materials posted by the User may be lawfully posted by the User in that it must not (i) be illegal or violate any intellectual property rights of any person or entity, statute, law, or regulation; (ii) be offensive, obscene, hateful, defamatory, indecent, threatening, abusive or distasteful; (iii) be any advertising, spam, program, virus, worm or similar matter that adversely interferes the data and the operation of the Website; (iv) be professional advice or any links/references to any other websites except where expressly permitted to do so; or (v) be disclosure of any confidential information owned by any third party;
c. that any information or User Materials supplied to BrideBug and/or posted on the Website by the User is and will be true, correct, accurate, complete and not misleading at all times and each User agrees to inform BrideBug of any material changes to any personal information, supplied by the User to BrideBug within 48 hours of the change;
d. that access to, use of, registration for or utilization of the Services of this Website is determined by the User’s own volition and is entirely at the User’s own risk and the User will not make any claim against BrideBug and its affiliates in respect of, or hold, or seek to hold, BrideBug responsible for, or liable for, the actions or omissions of any other Users nor for any warranties, representations, promises or statements of BrideBug whether express or implied;
e. that it agrees to the performance of its obligations and compliance with the terms of the BrideBug Documents;
3. USER OBLIGATIONS Each User acknowledges and agrees to be bound by the following:
User Account Each Member is responsible for creating accounts, collections of content, descriptions and event details including location, times, capacity and dates in the Account which must be true, accurate and complete. Each Member agrees to be responsible for: (i) maintaining the confidentiality of passwords or other account identifiers which such Member chooses and (ii) all activities that occur under such password or account identifiers. Each Member agrees to notify BrideBug of: (i) any loss of such Member’s password or account identifiers and (ii) any unauthorized use of such password or account identifiers. BrideBug will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of, or in connection with, any Member’s failure to comply with this section of the Terms.
b. Account Statement The Member and must promptly notify BrideBug of any perceived discrepancy in the account statement available on the Website or in confirmation emails sent to the Member.
If the Account has not been operated for over a continuous period of twelve (12) months, then BrideBug has the right to close such account without any prior notice to the User.
ii. With respect to the Account being closed, BrideBug is not obliged to save any data, information or Materials being deleted from such Account on the Website and shall not be liable to anyone for loss of such data, information or Materials as a consequence of the closing of the Account.
d. General Each User and Vendor will not do anything which may be fraudulent or illegal, or which may:
i. render BrideBug liable to any other person or governmental authority or agency; or
ii. breach any law of obligation or duty owed to any person or render Bridebug liable for any breach of any law or obligation to any person; or
iii. cause any damage or interference to the Website; or
iv. in any way interfere with the conduct of BrideBug’s business; or
v. breach its representations and warranties set out in clause 2 hereto.
e. Each User and Vendor will not bring any action against BrideBug for the purpose of bringing or maintaining any claim against BrideBug based on any breach of any obligation, whether express or implied, on the part of any other User or Vendor.
4. RIGHTS OF BRIDEBUG
a. BrideBug reserves the right to change these Terms and the terms in BrideBug Documents at any time without prior notice as long as they are posted on the Website in legible terms.
b. If a User or a Vendor breaches any of the User’s Obligations in BrideBug Documents, then BrideBug may without reference to the User or Vendor and in its absolute discretion remove any User or Vendor Materials from the Website in order to rectify such breach or terminate the provision of its Services and do all such things as it considers appropriate to prevent the User or Vendor gaining access to or using the Website.
c. BrideBug may, at any time in its discretion:
i. publish (or cease to publish), reproduce, use, adapt and manipulate all Materials posted on the Website;
ii. correct any errors, inaccuracies or obvious omissions in the Materials on the Website without prior notice to the Users;
iii. shut the Website down or suspend access to the Website for the purpose of improving, maintaining or altering it; and
iv. terminate the use of the Website on not less than 7 days’ notice.
e. Each User and Vendor acknowledges and agrees to BrideBug’s rights referred to in this clause 4, and each User will not have any claim against BrideBug even if BrideBug exercises its rights thereunder.
a. THE DATA, INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS OFFERED FOR SALE AND MATERIALS CONTAINED IN AND/OR ADVERTISED ON THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, TEXT, GRAPHICS AND LINKS, ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITH NO WARRANTY. BRIDEBUG, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS, LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER TO ANY USER OR ANY OTHER PERSON RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THE WEBSITE. BRIDEBUG, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS, LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW ANY AND ALL SUCH REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, BRIDEBUG, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS, LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY (I) WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE; (II) WARRANTIES AGAINST INFRINGEMENT OF ANY THIRD PARTY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OR PROPRIETARY RIGHTS; (III) WARRANTIES RELATING TO DELAYS, INTERRUPTIONS, ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE WEBSITE, OR ANY PART THEREOF; (IV) WARRANTIES RELATING TO THE TRANSMISSION OR DELIVERY OF THE WEBSITE; (V) WARRANTIES RELATING TO THE ACCURACY OR CORRECTNESS OF DATA ON THE WEBSITE AND (VI) OTHER WARRANTIES RELATING TO PERFORMANCE, NONPERFORMANCE, OR OTHER ACTS OR OMISSIONS OF BRIDEBUG, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS, LICENSORS OR SUPPLIERS. FURTHER, AND WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF ANY OF THE FOREGOING, THERE IS NO WARRANTY THAT THE WEBSITE WILL MEET USER OR VENDOR NEEDS OR REQUIREMENTS, OR THE NEEDS OR REQUIREMENTS OF ANY OTHER PERSON. SERVICES MAY BE LIMITED BY MANY FACTORS, INCLUDING INHERENT RISKS OF THE INTERNET. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN CATEGORIES OF DAMAGES OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO ALL USERS OR VENDORS. IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, BRIDEBUG’S, ITS AFFILIATES’, AGENTS’, LICENSORS’ AND SUPPLIERS’ LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
b. Without limiting anything else in these Terms or otherwise, BrideBug makes no representations or warranties as to the quality, fitness, reliability of the Services available and contents on the Website and is not liable for:
i. any representation or statement made by any User or Vendor in relation to the identity of any User or Vendor, goods or services offered by any User or Vendor and without limitation is not liable for User Materials posted on the Website by the Users or Vendor; or
ii. any matters outside of its direct control; or
iii. for any breach by a User or Vendor of the Terms or for the actions of Users or Vendors whether such actions mean a User or Vendor accessing or downloading any User Materials posted on the Website by any other User or Vendor; or
iv. for any actions or omissions of any User or Vendor in accessing, or in respect of, this Website and utilizing the Services.
c. Use of the Website and the Internet are solely at the User’s or Vendor’s own risk and Bridebug will be liable for any loss resulting from failure of electronic or mechanical equipment or communication lines, viruses, errors, any force majeure events or governmental restrictions or regulations as amended from time to time.
d. The relationship between BrideBug and each User or Vendor is that of the relationship between independent contractors.
6. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT WILL BRIDEBUG, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS OR ANY PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DELIVERING THIS WEBSITE BE LIABLE IN ANY MANNER WHATSOEVER FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THIS WEBSITE, USER ACCESS, USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE, OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY FAILURE OR PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS OR LINE OR SYSTEM FAILURE (INCLUDING LOSS PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR DATA, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, AND DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM INACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION OR INCONVENIENCE, DELAY, OR LOSS OF THE USE OF THE WEBSITE). BRIDEBUG RESERVES THE RIGHT TO ALTER OR REMOVE THE CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE OR SUSPEND OR TERMINATE USER USE IN ANY WAY, AT ANY TIME, FOR ANY REASON, WITHOUT PRIOR NOTIFICATION, AND WILL NOT BE LIABLE IN ANY WAY FOR POSSIBLE CONSEQUENCES OF SUCH CHANGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS APPLY WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER BASIS, EVEN IF BRIDEBUG, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS OR ANY OTHER PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, BRIDEBUG’S, ITS AFFILIATES’, AGENTS’, LICENSORS’ AND SUPPLIERS’ LIABILITY IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Each User acknowledges and agrees:
a. to indemnify BrideBug in respect of any claim of any nature brought by any person including any other User or Vendor against BrideBug arising out of any breach of the User’s Obligations, or by any act or omission on each User’s or Vendor’s part or the breach of any law or obligation by the User or Vendor;
b. that Bridebug has no liability for any infringement of moral rights and agrees to indemnify Bridebug in respect of any claim for any infringement of moral rights;
c. to indemnify BrideBug, and keep Bridebug indemnified, against any loss, damage, cost, charge or expense including legal fees whatsoever incurred or suffered in connection with, or as a consequence of, any breach by, or attempted breach by, the User or Vendor of the User’s Obligations and the User or Vendor will pay on demand, by BrideBug, to Bridebug any sums claimed by BrideBug pursuant to this indemnity.
7. CHOICE OF LAW AND FORUM
These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Delaware, excluding its conflicts of law rules. Any dispute arising out of or relating to these Terms or User’s access or use of this Website will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the court located within the State of Delaware, and the parties hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts. If any part of BrideBug Documents containing the User’s Obligations is prohibited, void, voidable, illegal or unenforceable under the laws of any relevant jurisdiction then that part is severed for the purposes of that jurisdiction only but without affecting the continued operation of the rest of the User’s Obligations in that jurisdiction or the operation of the BrideBug Documents containing the User’s Obligations in any other jurisdiction.
a.Copyright All data and materials on this Website, including without limitation the text, graphic, logos, and all other audible, visual or downloadable materials, as well as the selection, organization, coordination, compilation and overall look and feel of the Website are the intellectual property of BrideBug., its licensors and its suppliers. The data is protected by copyright and other intellectual laws and all ownership rights remain with BrideBug, its licensors or its suppliers, as the case may be. Users may only use the data retrieved from this Website for their own personal, non-commercial purposes. Any other use, including the copying, distribution or redistribution of the data by caching, framing or similar means, or selling, reselling, re-transmitting or otherwise making the data retrieved from the Services available in any manner to any third party is strictly prohibited.
BrideBug.com (“BrideBug”) respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects its users to do the same. It is BrideBug’s policy, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, to disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who repeatedly infringe or are repeatedly charged with infringing the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of others.
BrideBug will respond expeditiously to claims of copyright infringement committed using the BrideBug.com website (the “Site”) that are reported to Pinterest’s Designated Copyright Agent, identified in the sample notice below.
If you are a copyright owner, or are authorized to act on behalf of one, or authorized to act under any exclusive right under copyright, please report alleged copyright infringements taking place on or through the Site by completing the following DMCA Notice of Alleged Infringement and delivering it to BrideBug’s Designated Copyright Agent. Upon receipt of the Notice as described below, BrideBug will take whatever action, in its sole discretion, it deems appropriate, including removal of the challenged material from the Site. DMCA Notice of Alleged Infringement (“Notice”).
1. Identify the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed, or – if multiple copyrighted works are covered by this Notice – you may provide a representative list of the copyrighted works that you claim have been infringed.
2. Identify (i) the material that you claim is infringing (or to be the subject of infringing activity) and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material, including at a minimum, if applicable, the URL of the link shown on the Site where such material may be found, and (ii) the reference or link, to the material or activity that you claim to be infringing, that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate that reference or link, including at a minimum, if applicable, the URL of the link shown on the Site where such reference or link may be found.
3. Provide your mailing address, telephone number, and, if available, email address.
4. Include both of the following statements in the body of the Notice:
“I hereby state that I have a good faith belief that the disputed use of the copyrighted material or reference or link to such material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law (e.g., as a fair use).”
“I hereby state that the information in this Notice is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that I am the owner, or authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyright or of an exclusive right under the copyright that is allegedly infringed.”
5. Provide your full legal name and your electronic or physical signature. Deliver this Notice, with all items completed, to BrideBug’s Designated Copyright Agent:
BrideBug Copyright Agent
22 Elizabeth Street
South Norwalk, CT 06854
NOTE: You may also use the web form that we provide below.
Copyright Complaint Form
What if I receive a Copyright Complaint (DMCA) notification?
If you receive a notification that a Catch has been removed due a copyright complaint, it means that the Catch’s content has been deleted from BrideBug at the request of the content’s owner. If your account receives too many copyright complaints, you may lose the ability to Catch new content on BrideBug, and your account may be disabled completely.
If you believe a Catch was removed in error, you have the option to file a counter-notice by following the steps below. When we receive a valid counter-notice, we will forward a copy to the person who filed the original complaint. If we do not receive notice within 10 business days that the submitter of the original complaint is seeking a court order to prevent further infringement of the content at issue, we will remove the complaint from your account’s record, and we may replace the content that was removed.
Note: There are legal and financial consequences for fraudulent and/or bad faith submissions. Before submitting a counter-notice, be sure that you are the actual rights holder of the removed content or that you have a good faith belief that the material was removed in error, and understand the repercussions of submitting a false claim.
How to File a Counter-Notice
1. Email your counter-notice to contactus[at]bridebug.com.
2. Include ALL of the following:
a. Your name, address, and telephone number.
b. DMCA ID printed at the bottom of the notification email.
c. The source address of the content that was removed (copy and paste the link in the notification email).
d. A statement under penalty of perjury that you have a good faith belief that the content was removed in error.
e. A statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which the address is located, or if your address is outside of the United States, for any judicial district in which BrideBug may be found, and that you will accept service of process from the person who provided the original complaint under subsection (c)(1)(C) or an agent of such person.
f. A physical or electronic signature (for example, typing your full name).
b.Trademarks BrideBug is the registered trademarks and service marks of BrideBug.com and Lifestage Solutions Corporation. All other brands and names are the property of their respective owners. The copyright in these Terms and BrideBug Documents are held by BrideBug. No trademarks of BrideBug may be used by any other person. No intellectual property of BrideBug may be used by any other person.
BrideBug respects the trademark rights of others. Accounts with usernames, Collections, Catches and Board names, or any other content that misleads others or violates another’s trademark may be updated, transferred or permanently suspended.
If you are concerned that someone may be using your trademark in an infringing way on our site you can let us know by completing the form below. BrideBug will review your submission and take whatever action, in its sole discretion, it deems appropriate, including temporary or permanent removal of the trademark from the BrideBug site.
While the form below is the best way to reach us with your concerns, you may also email us at
Trademark Complaint Form
c.Links to Other Sites This Website may contain links to websites operated by other people or companies. BrideBug does not control the content that appears on third party websites or take responsibility for such content, nor should it be implied that BrideBug endorses or otherwise recommends such websites, or their products or services.