Skirt Sports Sewing Room Terms & Conditions for Design Submissions – Updated July 2016
The Sewing Room is offered based on the acceptance of the terms and conditions contained herein.
You must be 18 years or older (and at least the legal age in your jurisdiction) to share a design. You confirm that you are at least 18 years of age to form a binding contract. Skirt Sports has the right to suspend your account/design if you cannot provide satisfactory proof of age. You confirm that all information you share is accurate and truthful. Skirt Sports may refuse to offer Sewing Room services to any person in its sole discretion and may change its eligibility criteria at any time. You confirm that the designs you share do not infringe on any patent, trademark, copyright, or trade secret of any other person or entity. Skirt Sports may choose not to post your designs with no further communication to you.
Individuals (that is, an individual email) can vote once per day per design. All votes must be voluntary. Voting cannot be compensated. Voting cannot be done through an automated method. You must submit your email to support a design. Your email will be entered into the Skirt Sports email account and you will be updated if a design you supported is offered for funding.
Funding a product is equivalent to preordering that product. Funders agree to provide their payment information at the time that they fund a product. At the time of funding, your credit card will be authorized but not charged. If the product does not meet its funding goal, your credit card will not be charged. Estimated delivery dates will be listed on each product page. Skirt Sports reserves the right to suspend or cancel a design, support and/or funding project at any time.
Payments to Designers
If a product is funded, designer will receive 5 items of any size (and color if applicable) when the product arrives in Skirt Sports distribution center. If a product makes it to the funding stage, but does not reach its funding goal, designer will receive a $50 gift certificate.
If Skirt Sports decides to produce a design that was successfully or unsuccessfully funded in the future, Skirt Sports will communicate with the designer and come to a written agreement regarding terms and conditions prior to starting production.
Skirt Sports does not have any ownership rights over your authentic designs; however, you agree to grant Skirt Sports a worldwide, non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sublicensable, transferable right to use, edit, reproduce, display, promote, market, sell and distribute your designs, including names, slogans and any other information submitted to Skirt Sports. You also agree to let others use, publish and promote your designs. You will be publicly identified as First Name, Last Initial in association with your design. You agree that your designs do not contain third-party copyrighted material, unless you have written permission from the rightful owner of the material you have submitted. Skirt Sports is not responsible for any disputes, financial or otherwise, that may arise from your unauthorized use of a third-party’s intellectual property.
Skirt Sports has ownership rights over the designs’ product development, including tech packs, fabric and materials development and other aspects of the development process whereupon the design is translated into a product that is able to be manufactured.
Skirt Sports has ownership rights over any designs that are submitted as a reincarnation of a previous Skirt Sports design or a version thereof.