Terms & Conditions

Submission of a “Comment” on this Site is subject to the following terms and conditions (Terms). The Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA) may modify these Terms at any time without notice to you by posting revised Terms on the Site. Your submission of a “Comment” to the Site following the modification of these Terms shall constitute your acceptance of and agreement to be bound by those modified Terms.

  1. To submit a “Comment,” you must provide your name. While the IMA does not object to the use of a pseudonym, the IMA reserves the right to reject, change, disallow, or discontinue any pseudonym or name that is objectionable or inappropriate. The IMA requires the submission of your email address to inform you when someone responds to your “Comment.”
  2. You acknowledge and understand that the “Comments” feature of the Site is designed to permit users to post information and commentary for public review and comment and you hereby waive any expectation of privacy concerning any commentary provided to the Site by you.
  3. You retain the copyright in any “Comment” submitted to this Site. By submitting a “Comment,” you grant the IMA a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual license to use the commentary submitted, in any manner that the IMA may choose. Each entrant also permits the IMA to use his or her name in connection with the commentary.
  4. You must be 18 years of age or older to submit a “Comment” to the Site.
  5. The IMA has the right to take the following actions, at its discretion, without providing prior notice:
    1. Restrict, suspend or terminate your ability to submit “Comments” to the Site;
    2. Remove any material posted on, submitted to, or communicated through the Site;
    3. Deactivate or delete any screen names, profiles, or other personal information.
  6. You agree that when using, accessing, or “Commenting” on the Site you will not:
    1. Violate any applicable law or regulation;
    2. Interfere with or damage the Site, including the transmission or introduction of any software viruses or other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment;
    3. Infringe the rights of any third party, including but not limited to intellectual property, privacy, publicity, or contractual rights;
    4. Transmit or submit content that is false, misleading, fraudulent, libelous, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, deceptive, obscene, vulgar, racially offensive, sexually explicit, violent, hateful, or otherwise objectionable content;
    5. Transmit or submit any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, or spam;
    6. Stalk or harass any user or visitor to the Site;
    7. Transmit or submit content that personally attacks an individual whose identity can be easily identified (i.e. posting negative comments in a way meant to demean an individual. Posting your opinion about someone’s ideas is not a personal attack);
    8. Submit content that discloses private or personal matters concerning any person;
    9. Transmit or submit content using profanity;
    10. Submit content soliciting responses from minors (under 18 years of age).
  7. By submitting a “Comment” to this Site, you agree to the following:
    1. The information you contribute is your own, is licensed to be uploaded and downloaded by other participants, and is in the public domain or is otherwise free of use restrictions.
    2. Under no circumstances will the IMA be liable in any way for any “Comment” posted on this Site by any third parties.
    3. The IMA has the right to remove any “Comment” posted on the Site that violates these Terms or is otherwise deemed objectionable by the IMA in its sole discretion.
  8. The Site contains content created by the IMA, as well as content provided by third parties. The IMA does not control, and makes no representations or warranties about, any third party content, including such content that may be accessible directly on the Site or through links from the Site to third party sites.
  9. You hereby agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the IMA, and all of their officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives from and against any and all liabilities, losses, claims, damages, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) in connection with any claim arising out of your use of the Site or violation of any of these Terms.