Barbie Dance Academy

Terms of Use

This website is provided by AB Studio Licensing Ltd. (ABL) Licensed operator of the Barbie Dance Academy program. Barbie and all associated references are trademarks of Mattel Inc. By accessing the Barbie Dance Program website (the “Site”), you are indicating your acknowledgement and acceptance of these Terms of Use. These Terms of Use are subject to change by ABL at any time in its discretion. Your use of this Site after such changes are implemented constitutes your acknowledgement and acceptance of the changes. Please consult these Terms of Use regularly.

Restrictions on Use

All material included on this Site, and any other Site owned, operated, licensed or controlled by ABL, such as text, graphics, logos, images, photographs, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations and software (the “Content”), is the property of ABL, Mattel and its subsidiaries, affiliated companies and/or third-party licensors and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. Modification or use of the Content except as expressly provided in these Terms of Use violates ABL’s intellectual property rights.

The Content may not be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted or transmitted in any way without the prior written consent of ABL, except that:

  1. You may download, print, distribute and use pages from the Site for your own informational, non-commercial purposes, but not for commercial use or general distribution.
  2. Any copies of documents or pages from the Site must not alter the original Site content and must include the ABL legal line and Mattel's legal line as they currently appear on BarbieDanceProgram.com.
  3. You may link to this Site provided that the link does not falsely imply or suggest that ABL or Mattel has endorsed or is affiliated with the linked Site.

Users of the Site must not:

  1. Monitor, gather or copy any Content on this Site by using any robot, “bot,” spider, crawler, spyware, engine, device, software, extraction tool or any other automatic device, utility or manual process of any kind.
  2. Frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark or other proprietary information (including, without limitation, any images, text or page layout).
  3. Engage in any activities through or in connection with this Site that seek to attempt to harm minors or are unlawful, offensive, obscene, threatening, harassing, and abusive or that violate any right of any third party.
  4. Attempt to circumvent the security systems of the Site.
  5. Attempt to gain unauthorized access to services, materials, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any ABL server.
  6. Attempt to use the Site for any purposes other than those intended by ABL, as determined by ABL in its sole discretion.
  7. Upload or submit any data or information that contains viruses or any other computer code, corrupt files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality or disrupt any software, hardware, telecommunications, networks, servers or other equipment.
  8. Engage in any activity that interferes with a user’s access to this Site or the proper operation of this Site. You also agree that, in using this Site, you will not impersonate any person or entity.

The Content and the functionality of the Site may be updated or changed at any time without prior notice. In addition, if ABL becomes aware that you are copying, modifying or distributing the Content of the Site other than for the permitted uses of the Site, ABL reserves the right to revoke your right to these permitted uses.

Proprietary Information Consent

If you wish to use material contained on this Site other than for your individual review and individual educational purposes, and the copyright ownership of such material is held by a third party, then you must secure the permission of such third party in order to use such material. If you are not a customer of ABL and wish to download and use any information contained in this Site other than for your individual review and individual educational purposes or in connection with your customer relationship or potential customer relationship with ABL, send a request with your proposed use to webmaster@barbiedanceprogram.com so that the webmaster may evaluate your proposed use of ABL’s Content.

If the webmaster approves your request to use ABL’s Site Content, you are granted permission to view, use, reproduce, copy and distribute documents within ABL’s Site for the sole purposes specified in your Request form. You agree to all terms below:

  1. Not to modify the documents, publications or graphics
  2. Not to quote materials out of context
  3. To retain and display the copyright notice of ABL and Mattel Inc. on such content

ABL shall have the right to monitor use of this Site to determine compliance with these Terms of Use, revoke its consent at any time and you shall immediately cease any further use of the BarbieDanceProgram.com Site Content. The foregoing consent does not include permission to copy the design elements, look and feel or layout of the BarbieDanceProgram.com Site. Subject to the further terms set forth above, you assume all risks concerning the suitability and accuracy of the information within ABL’s site which you propose to use, subject to ABL’s consent.

Disclaimer

ABL cannot guarantee that the Site or its content is error free and ABL makes no representations about the technical accuracy or functionality of the Site or that the Content is accurate, error free or up to date.

THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY ABL ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. ABL MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS OR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. ABL DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION IN THIS SITE IS ACCURATE, RELIABLE, UP TO DATE OR CORRECT, THAT THIS SITE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION OR THAT THE SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE CONTENT MAY INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, AND ABL MAY MAKE CHANGES OR IMPROVEMENTS AT ANY TIME. YOU, AND NOT ABL , ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION IN THE EVENT OF ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT. ABL MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT YOUR USE OF THE CONTENT WILL NOT INFRINGE THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN SUCH CONTENT.

Limitation of Liability

Neither ABL, any of its affiliates, directors, officers and employees, nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering the Site is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, the Site or the operation of the Site or failure of the Site to operate. In no event shall ABL be liable for any direct, indirect, special, punitive, incidental, exemplary or consequential, damages or any damages whatsoever, even if ABL has been previously advised of the possibility of such damages, whether in an action in contract, negligence, or any other theory, arising out of or in connection with the use, inability to use or performance of the information, services, products and materials available from this Site. These limitations shall apply notwithstanding any failure of essential purpose of any limited remedy. Your acceptance of this limitation of liability is an essential term of this agreement and the parties acknowledge that ABL would not grant access to the Site without your agreement to this term.

Intellectual Property

You should assume that everything you see or read on the Site is proprietary information protected by copyright or trademark unless otherwise noted, and may not be used except as provided in these Terms of Use or with the written permission of ABL. Nothing posted on this Site grants a license to any ABL trademarks, copyrights or other intellectual property rights, whether by implication, estoppel or otherwise.

Third Party Trademarks

Trademarks displayed on this Site not owned by ABL are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with ABL. Nothing contained on this Site should be construed as granting any license or right to use any third party trademarks without the written permission of such third party that may own the trademarks. Your use of the trademarks, or any other Content on the Site, except as provided in these Terms of Use, is strictly prohibited. We ask that you respect these rights.

ABL makes no representation that materials on this Site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United States. Access to this site from countries or territories where such access is illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Site outside the United States do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

Governing Law

You agree that your use of this Site, this Agreement and any disputes relating thereto shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the state of Washington. Any dispute relating to this Agreement shall be resolved solely in the state or federal courts located in Bellingham, Washington

Privacy Statement

This privacy policy sets out how AB Studio Licensing Ltd. (ABL), licensed operator of Barbie Dance Academy, uses and protects any information that you give ABL when you use this website. The Barbie Dance Academy program is a licensed program based on the Barbie Mattel character. ABL is the operator of the Barbie Dance Academy and BarbieDanceProgram.com. The Barbie Dance Academy and BarbieDanceProgram.com are not operated by Mattel Inc., and are not governed, subject to or covered by the privacy policy of Mattel.com or Barbie.com.

ABL is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. ABL may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective starting April 7, 2017.

What we collect:

We may collect the following information:

What we do with the information we gather:

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with better service and in particular for the following reasons:

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies:

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system. Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites:

Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest such as the Barbie Dance Academy class finder or Barbie.com easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information:

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the US Privacy Act of 1974 (2015 edition), the Canadian Privacy Act of 1985 (amended version of 2016-04-05) and the UK Data Protection Act 1998 or in accordance with the privacy laws in your respective country. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please email info@barbiedanceprogram.com or write to:

AB Studio Licensing Ltd. 1685 H Street Suite 792 Blaine Washington 98230

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible or send correspondence to the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.