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American Girl Web Site Terms and Conditions

Welcome to the American Girl Web site (the "Site"), currently located at http://www.americangirl.com. Please read the following rules and understand that when you use the Site, it means that you agree to follow the guidelines and conditions outlined in it (the "Agreement"). From time to time, the terms of the Site may change. Anytime you use the Site, it means that you accept and will abide by the Agreement and any changes to the rules.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS STATED BELOW, PLEASE IMMEDIATELY LOG OFF THIS WEB SITE.

Dear American girl,
Before you use the American Girl Web site, please ask your parents to read this message.
-Your Friends at American Girl

What This Site Contains
The Fun for Girls portion of the American Girl Web site is for the entertainment, information, education, and communication of girls ages eight and up.

American Girl, LLC also maintains the Shop portion of the Site, which features online ordering capabilities for customers over 18 years of age. This section is governed by a separate set of Terms and Conditions found at: http://www.americangirlstore.com/icmo/plsql/icm_terms.

Use of Materials on This Web Site
Unless otherwise noted, American Girl owns or controls the copyrights and trademarks for all the photographs, illustrations, designs, icons, logos, and written material (the "Contents") appearing on the Site. The Site as a whole is also protected by copyright and trademark laws. You may download one copy of the Contents and any downloadable materials in temporary storage on your computer for PERSONAL USE ONLY. You have no rights, titles, or interest to any materials you download. You may NOT reproduce, distribute, change, display, re-create, publish, re-post, transmit, sell or otherwise use the Contents of the Site without the written permission of American Girl. If you are an owner of intellectual property who believes your intellectual property has been improperly posted or distributed through this Web site, please notify American Girl immediately at the following address: American Girl, 8400 Fairway Place, Middleton, WI 53562. Attention: Intellectual Properties.

Your Communications to American Girl
American Girl likes to hear from you. However, you should know that American Girl does not accept or consider any creative ideas or suggestions related to products or marketing plans unless it has specifically requested them. Therefore, please do not send any creative or original materials such as toys, games, or other products, or any other creative suggestions, ideas, notes, drawings, concepts, or other information. Anything you transmit or post—your suggestions, know-how, techniques, concepts, ideas, and other submissions to editorial departments or to the company in general ("Comments")—become the sole property of American Girl. American Girl is free to use for any purpose whatsoever any Comments you send to the Web site, including but not limited to publishing, or developing, manufacturing, and marketing products using such information. Except as governed by our Online PRIVACY POLICY, any communication or material you transmit to the American Girl Web site by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions or answers, comments, and suggestions is, and will be treated as, nonconfidential and non-proprietary. You agree that no Comments you submit to the Site violate the right of any other person. You also agree that no Comments you submit contain libelous, unlawful, abusive, or obscene material. You agree that you are completely responsible for the content of any Comments you make.

Disclaimer
The material in the American Girl Web site could include technical inaccuracies or other errors. Your use and browsing of the Site is at your risk. Neither American Girl nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Web site shall be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, the Site. American Girl does not warrant that the functional aspects of the Site will be uninterrupted or error free or that this Site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on the American Girl Web site is provided to you "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you. American Girl reserves the right to make changes to the Ssite at any time without notice.

Links
American Girl has not reviewed all of the sites that have linked themselves to the Site and is not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to this Site. The inclusion of any link to such sites does not imply that Pleasant Company endorses or supports the sites. Your linking to any other off-site pages or other sites is at your own risk. If you want to link to the American Girl Web site, a parent or adult should first contact im_cs@americangirl.com before creating that link so the site may be previewed. American Girl does not allow the unauthorized use of logos, trademarks, or other graphics to create links. Text links are permitted upon approval and must be made to the site home page at http://www.americangirl.com rather than to any other specific pages within the site.

General Provisions
American Girl may revise these terms from time to time by updating or revising this posting, with the revised terms taking effect as of the date of the posting. American Girl controls and operates the Site from its headquarters in Middleton, Wisconsin, United States of America, and makes no representation that these materials are appropriate or available for use in other locations. If you use this Site from other locations, you are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. This Site may describe American Girl products that are not available worldwide. If any portion of these terms is held to be unenforceable, the unenforceable portion shall be construed in accordance with applicable law to the greatest extent possible, and the remainder of the provisions shall remain in full force and effect. Any cause of action you may have with respect to the Site must be commenced within one year after the claim or cause of action arises, or such claim or cause of action is barred. These terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Wisconsin, United States of America, without regard to its conflicts of law provisions.

Copyrights
You should assume that unless otherwise noted, everything you see or read on the Site is copyrighted and may not be used without the written permission of American Girl, except as provided in these Terms and Conditions or in the text on the Site. American Girl neither warrants nor represents that your use of materials displayed on the Site will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with American Girl. Images, photographs, or illustrations displayed on the Site are either the property of, or used with permission by, American Girl. The use of these materials by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by these Terms and Conditions or specific permission provided elsewhere on the Site. Any unauthorized use of the images, photographs, or illustrations may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.

Trademarks
The trademarks, logos, and service marks (collectively the "Trademarks") displayed on the American Girl Web site are registered and unregistered trademarks of American Girl, its affiliates, and others. Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on this Site without the written permission of American Girl or such third party that may own the Trademark displayed on the Site. Your misuse of the Trademarks displayed on the Site, or any other content on the Site, except as provided herein, is strictly prohibited.

Trademark Legends
For a list of trademarks owned by American Girl, please click here. Additional trademarks are used with permission.

The Learning Company - trademarks used with permission/by license.
Quicktime - trademarks used with permission/by license.
Shockwave - trademarks used with permission/by license.
RealPlayer - trademarks used with permission/by license.


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