Terms & Condition

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Terms & Conditions

  1. Terms of Use
  • Welcome to The Sick Six, a service provided by Indivision Limited (“The Sick Six”, “we” “our”, or “us”).
  • All references to “we” “our”, or “us” in the following document, means “Indivision Limited”. References to “you” and “your(s)” means the person accessing the service (if accessing as a guest) and/or the owner of the registered user account (if access is granted via a registered user account) as applicable.
  1. Acceptance of Terms of Use
  • Please read these Terms of Use, our Privacy Policy, Cookies Policy and Community Guidelines, very carefully:
  • If you disagree with any of the terms set out in those documents, you should not use the Website, Apps or any of the Services affiliated with ‘The Sick 6’. By using the Platform, registering an account, or by viewing, streaming, uploading or downloading any information or content from or to the Platform, you assure and warrant that you have read and most importantly understood the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, Cookies Policy and Community Guidelines and will abide by them.
  • By using the service, you have agreed that you are either 18 years of age or more, or you are 12 years of age or more and have your parent(s)’ or legal guardian(s)’ permission to use the Platform.
  • You may not use the service if for any legal reason, such as you are barred or otherwise legally prohibited from receiving or using the Service under the laws of the country in which you are resident or from which you access or use the Service.
  • You can accept the Terms of use by simply using the Service. You understand and agree that The Sick Six will treat your use of the Service as acceptance of the Terms from that point onwards.

 

  1. Changes to the terms

 

  • We reserve the right to change and subsequently update the terms of use from time to time, normally to adhere to changes in laws and government legislation impacting on our operations. It is therefore your responsibility to regularly to check for such updates and changes. The most recent and up to date version of the Terms (the “Modified Terms”) can be found at http://www.thesick6.com/terms
  • If for any reason you do not agree to the updated Terms of use, you must stop using the Service immediately. As previously stated, your use of the Service is proof that you have acknowledged and abide to the terms of use, in this case the updated terms of use.

 

  1. General terms (Applicable to all Users)
  • Nothing in the Terms shall be construed as to limit any rights you might have under applicable local law that may not be excluded nor in any way to exclude or limit our liability to you for any death or personal injury resulting from our negligence.
  • This agreement (and any dispute, controversy, proceedings or claim of whatever nature in relation to them) shall be governed and interpreted in accordance with English law and the English courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction in relation thereto.
  • We reserve the right to remove any material in appropriate circumstances, as determined by us in our sole discretion, with or without prior notice.
  • Users may only create and maintain one account for themselves. In extreme circumstances, if the facility exists, a user may be part of an artist group that has a separate joint account. Apart from group accounts, you may not create an account for anyone other than yourself.
  • Users cannot post any abusive, pornographic etc material on their profile pages or elsewhere on the website (e.g. comment section). Users should use their common sense when uploading content to the website, and we reserve the right to remove any content we deem unacceptable.
  • Users cannot send any abusive, pornographic and harmful material or messages to anyone affiliated with the websites. We have the right to suspend or terminate any account we deem to be abusive, pornographic and harmful without having to explain why.
  • We are not responsible for any third party links posted on our website.
  • The copyright and other like rights in the format and design of the Platform (the Format) is reserved to us. You shall not duplicate any part of or otherwise exploit the Format without our express written consent.
  1. Artist Terms & Conditions
  • You can only register an artist account if you are the artist in question, not their fan or representative
  • If your account is suspended or terminated you may not use the Artist Features during this period
  • You may not participate in The Sick 6 contest if you are an employee of the Company.
  • The Sick 6 is open to residents in any country where the participation in the contest is not regarded as a gaming activity or otherwise regulated by local gaming laws.
  • The artist acknowledges that we are going to generate income through posting artists material and recordings. In return, if the artist’s chart position qualifies for a prize, we will reward him with money taken from revenues generated.
  • Chart positions shall be created by an algorithm made by us which measures the support for you and/or your Licensed Content within the Platform and assigns your chart position accordingly, and may be assessed over such time periods as we deem appropriate from time to time (e.g. weekly or monthly). The algorithm is explained in the About section of the website, in case you need clarification. The algorithm might change with time, for example in case the amount of contestants will require expenditure of winning positions.
  • The uploading of your licensed Content shall be understood as an agreement to abide by our Chart Rules, and any rulings or decisions of the Chart Rules made by us shall be final. You acknowledge and agree that it is a condition of our Chart Rules that you own all copyright in the Licensed Content, and that in order to maintain a Chart position the Licensed Content must remain on the Platform.
  • At all times as a registered user you shall not participate in any act which is intended or perceived by us to subvert the Chart Rules or which may be regarded as an act to fair play. We have the right to refrain from giving the reason for which we think you have participated in such an act. You shall not attempt to manipulate your Chart position or the Chart position of other artists by technological means, including the use of social media to negatively interfere and deter the support of other artists, or to encourage other users to subvert the Chart Ratings artificially.
  • You agree that we have accept no liability or blame for any alleged loss of reputation or opportunities arising from your participation in the Platform, including any low Chart position awarded to you or your Licensed Content. Besides us using our algorithm fairly, we make no promise as to the accuracy of the Chart Ratings which you acknowledge and accept is part of your agreement with us.
  • You understand and accept your chart position may qualify you for opportunities and other rewards advertised by us. You acknowledge that your Chart positions is not an entitlement to claim Artist Rewards, only to qualify for consideration by us, and that we shall have final discretion and the decision as to which qualifying artist shall receive prizes.
  • You acknowledge that Licensed Content is provided free of charge for the uses set out in the Upload Agreement. Notwithstanding the foregoing, any further exploitation of Licensed Content shall be subject to a further agreement between you and us, which may include payment to of a fee and/or a share of our revenue from such further exploitation.
  • If an artist uploads material they confirm that they are the legal copyright owner (or co-owner) of the recorded composition and its parts, and has the right to publicly share the composition. The artist also confirms that by uploading their material to the website, they have not breached any agreements in their record deal, if they may have one. The artist also agrees that If the record label restricts him to publicly share the uploaded composition and/or its recording, we are not responsible for his actions.
  • We reserve the right to not publish a proposed song on the website, determined by us in our sole discretion. This could be down to many factors, e.g. poor quality (both quality of material and quality of the recording) and/or songs with abusive content. We also reserve the right to not give the reason why we have decided not to publish a proposed song.
  • By uploading songs to the website, the artist confirms that they grant us the right to publicly share the proposed song on our website and all of our social media accounts, as well as to distribute the song to numerous record label A&R departments.
  • The artist reserves full ownership rights for the song.
  • If an artist chooses to remove his/her material from the website, we reserve the right to keep their material on our social media accounts
  • The artist agrees to communicate with us and receive communication from us electronically via email or our website’s chat log.
  • If an artist receives money or another financial equivalent they are obliged to spend the money responsibility i.e. money used for illegal activities or purposes is strictly prohibited.
  • We are not responsible for prizes provided by our partners and affiliated companies and their actions e.g. if a partner’s company undergoes administration or bankruptcy, we cannot be held responsible for providing an alternative and equivalent prize
  1. Listener Terms & Conditions
  • If the listener decides to donate to a certain artist, the website does not have control over that transaction and it is an act of good will of the listener.
  • The listener is not allowed to download the songs posted on the website. In case the listener downloads the song by cracking the website’s system it is considered an illegal act and we are not responsible for his actions.
  • The listener is only free to compile a playlist on his profile page out of songs provided on the website. He is only permitted to upload an audio recording in case he is intending to become an artist, and the material uploaded is in his copyright ownership.