Audio File Terms & Conditions
What You Can Do with audio files from Phatmusic
Play the music on your computer (You don’t need an iPod). Take the music with you…! Create (burn) one CD only of the audio songs. Transfer the audio songs to an iPod or MP3 player. Please see our Audio File download help page for more information.
What You Can’t Do with audio files from Phatmusic
Send or email an audio file to someone else – this is a breach of copyright and is illegal. Create (burn) a CD for someone else using any of the songs you’ve purchased. – this is a breach of copyright and is illegal. Load the files onto someone else’s MP3 player or iPod. – this is also a breach of copyright and is illegal. Basically, if you bought it, you can use it, if you didn’t buy, you can’t. Don’t steal music – it is illegal and deprives songwriters of their income. Use of the service implies acceptance of these conditions.
Phatmusic will take legal action against any individuals found to be breaching these conditions and flaunting copyright law. The following specifies the above in more detail.
You acknowledge that use of Products (audio files) may require the use of other hardware and software products (e.g., the ability to make copies of Products on physical media and render performance of Products on authorized digital player devices), and that such hardware and software is your responsibility. Once a Product is purchased and you receive the Product, it is your responsibility not to lose, destroy, or damage the Product, and Phatmusic shall be without liability to you in the event of any loss, destruction, or damage to Products which is not due to the negligence of Phatmusic . You shall be entitled to export, burn (if applicable) or copy Products solely for personal, non-commercial use. Any burning (if applicable) or exporting capabilities are solely an accommodation to you and shall not constitute a grant or waiver (or other limitation or implication) of any rights of the copyright owners in any audio content, sound recording, underlying musical composition, or artwork embodied in any Product. You agree that you will not attempt to, or encourage or assist any other person to, circumvent or modify any security technology or software that is part of the Service or used to administer the Usage Rules, or interfere with, remove or alter any rights management information on the Products. You agree that your purchase of Products constitutes your acceptance of and agreement to use such Products solely in accordance with the Usage Rules, and that any other use of the Products may constitute a copyright infringement. The security technology is an inseparable part of the Products. The Usage Rules shall govern your rights with respect to the Products, in addition to any other terms or rules that may have been established between you and another party. Phatmusic reserves the right to modify the Usage Rules at any time. You agree not to modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute, or create derivative works based on the Service, in any manner, and you shall not exploit the Service in any unauthorised way whatsoever, including but not limited to, by trespass or burdening network capacity. Enforcement of these Terms. Phatmusic reserves the right to takes steps Phatfish believes are reasonably necessary or appropriate to enforce and/or verify compliance with any part of this Agreement (including but not limited to Phatmusic’s right to cooperate with any legal process relating to your use of the Service and/or Products, and/or a third party claim that your use of the Service and/or Products is unlawful and/or infringes such third party’s rights). You agree that Phatmusic has the right, without liability to you, to disclose any Registration Data and/or Account information to law enforcement authorities, government officials, and/or a third party, as Phatmusic believes is reasonably necessary or appropriate to enforce and/or verify compliance with any part of this Agreement (including but not limited to Phatmusic’s right to cooperate with any legal process relating to your use of the Service and/or Products, and/or a third party claim that your use of the Service and/or Products is unlawful and/or infringes such third party’s rights).