Privacy Policy & Terms Of Use

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PRIVACY POLICY

 

The privacy of our customers and their music is very important to us. We will not share any personally identifiable information with anyone for any reason without your explicit permission. We are obligated to keep your material confidential. Your music will not be played for any other purpose except as needed to produce, mix and master your songs.

 

EXCEPTIONS

 

We reserve the right to waive our privacy policy in the case of sexual harassment towards any of Badass Sound's staff members. We will treat these cases severely and report the material we've received, including all contact information to the police. We have a zero tolerance policy against such cases. That being said . . If you're going to sexually harass us, at least buy us dinner first . .

 

TERMS OF USE

 

By using the Badass Sound Production, Mixing & Mastering service, you (“Customer”) agree and are bound by the following terms of service:

 

REFUND POLICY

 

We offer a risk-free, money-back guarantee on your first song. After placing your order, we'll send you a high quality mp3 preview of our recording. If you don't approve the preview, just tell us why and we'll refund your money in full.

 

QUERY RESPONSES

 

If you fail to respond to a query or a revision within two weeks, it will be automatically approved.

 

YOUR WARRANTY TO US

 

Customer is the rightful owner of the Master Recording and/or Composition and all elements contained therein and warrants that it does not violate any law or infringe upon or violate the rights, including without limitation all copyright rights, of any individual or entity. If Customer is not the rightful owner then they warrant to Badass Sound that they have the necessary and required permission/license from the rightful owner to re-record, edit and/or modify the Master Recording and/or Composition. Customer agrees to indemnify Badass Sound, its agents or assignees and hold them free and harmless from and against any and all claims, liabilities, costs, losses, damages or expenses, including but not limited to, reasonable attorney fees and court costs, arising out of any failure or breach by Customer with respect to its warranties as set forth in this Agreement.

 

WORKS FOR HIRE

 

Badass Sound agrees that all work performed for the Customer shall be considered as “works made for hire” as contemplated and defined in Section 101 of the United States Copyright Act. Badass Sound hereby grants to the Customer all rights of every kind and nature in and to the results and proceeds of Badass Sound’s services and performances rendered hereunder, including, without limitation, all rights in and to the following Performances, Compositions and/or Masters, including the worldwide copyrights therein, (including the universal copyright and any and all renewal and extension rights) for all uses of whatsoever nature whether now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world and universe. Customer shall accordingly have the sole and exclusive right to copyright any Performances, Compositions and/or Masters embodying Badass Sound’s performances under Customer’s name as the sole owner and author thereof. If for any reason we shall be deemed not to be the authors of the Performances, Compositions and/or Masters, then Badass Sound hereby assigns to the Customer the entire right, title and interest throughout the universe, in and to the Performances, Compositions and/or Masters. Badass Sound acknowledges and agrees that the Customer and its affiliates, assignees, licensees, etc. have the right to use, produce, reproduce, record, re-record, adapt, edit, delete from, add to, combine with other works, translate, print, publish, advertise, transmit, perform, broadcast, disseminate and otherwise exploit and authorize the exploitation of the Performances, Compositions and/or Masters by any and all means now known or hereafter devised. Badass Sound hereby waives the benefit of any provision of law known as “moral rights” or any similar analogous provision of any treaty, statute, regulation or rule of law of any government or quasi-governmental body in any country of the world or throughout the universe.

 

SONG STORAGE

 

Badass Sound only maintains your tracks for a period of three months following the completion of each project. It is your responsibility to download and store the source tracks of the master within that time period. If you would like us to retain a copy of your tracks indefinitely as an added safety measure against damage, hard drive crashes or loss of your masters you may purchase a "Song Archive Plan" for a nominal fee of $35.00. We will burn your tracks onto an archive quality M-Disk and file it away in our waterproof & fireproof media safe.

 

RESPONSIBILITY

 

Badass Sound is not responsible for loss or damages caused by using its services. The customer waives the right to bring any legal action(s) against Badass Sound and/or its staff due to any damages or loss, financial or otherwise, resulting from customer’s use of our recording, tracking, mixing, editing, mastering or consulting services. Badass Sound reserves the right to refuse service at its discretion and/or terminate service at any time. These Terms of Service may be amended at any time without notice.