Terms of Service

Terms & Conditions

The following terms and conditions (the “Terms and Conditions”) govern your use of website(s) owned by Christ the King Church, USA (“Christ the King Church”), including, www.ctk.tv, www.ctk-church.com, www.ctkchur.ch, as well as all other domain names controlled or owned by Christ the King Church, any of its affiliates and/or subsidiaries (henceforth, the “Website”). The Website is made available by Christ the King Church, and its affiliates (“Christ the King Church” or “we” or “us”). We may change the Terms and Conditions from time to time, at any time without notice to you, by posting such changes on the Website.

BY USING THE WEBSITE, YOU ACCEPT AND AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AS APPLIED TO YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ACCESS OR USE THE WEBSITE. THIS IS A BINDING LEGAL AGREEMENT.

Proprietary Rights. As between you and Christ the King Church, Christ the King Church owns, solely and exclusively, all rights, title and interest in and to the Website, all the content (including, for example, audio, photographs, illustrations, graphics, other visuals, video, copy, lyrics, software, etc.), code, data and materials thereon, the look and feel, design and organization of the Website, and the compilation of the content, code, data and materials on the Website, including but not limited to any copyrights, trademark rights, patent rights, database rights, moral rights, sui generis rights and other intellectual property and proprietary rights therein. Your use of the Website does not grant to you ownership of any content, code, data or materials you may access on the Website. You may view the content on the Website on your computer or other internet-compatible device, and make single copies or prints of the content on the Website for your personal, internal use only. Any commercial distribution, publishing or exploitation of the Website, or any content, code, data or materials on the Website, is strictly prohibited unless you have received the express prior permission of Christ the King Church or the applicable rights holder. (The Website may contain some features that enable you to obtain rights to use certain content on the Website, such as photographs, comments, and the like. In such situations, your rights to use such content are limited to the rights expressly granted by Christ the King Church in such situations.) You may not otherwise copy, reproduce, distribute or otherwise exploit any content, code, data or materials on the Website. If you make other use of the Website, or the content, code, data or materials thereon, except as otherwise provided above, you may violate copyright and other laws of the United States, other countries, as well as applicable state laws and may be subject to liability for such unauthorized use. Christ the King Church will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, including the seeking of criminal prosecution.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, and unless we otherwise agree, you shall remain the owner of any content you post on the Website; provided, however, we shall have the nonexclusive, perpetual right to use, distribute, license and sublicense, translate, exploit and copy such content, in our sole discretion; and provided, further, that you shall not be entitled to any compensation whatsoever in connection with the use and enjoyment of our rights described above.

Trademarks. The trademarks, logos, service marks and trade names (collectively the “Trademarks”) displayed on the Website are registered and unregistered Trademarks of Christ the King Church and others and may not be used in connection with products and/or services that are not related to, associated with, or sponsored by their rights holders that are likely to cause customer confusion, or in any manner that disparages or discredits their rights holders, or otherwise in violation of applicable law. All Trademarks not owned by Christ the King Church that appear on the Website, if any, are the property of their respective owners. Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Website without the written permission of Christ the King Church or the third party that may own the applicable Trademark. Your misuse of the Trademarks displayed on the Website is strictly prohibited. Christ the King Church will aggressively enforce its Trademark rights to the fullest extent of the law, including the seeking of criminal prosecution.

DMCA Notices & Copyright Infringement If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been violated, please notify Christ the King Church’s agent for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement (“Agent”), at: intellectualproperty@ctk.tv , or our Copyright Agent at: Christ the King Church, Attn: Copyright Agent, 410 Webb Ln, Havre de Grace, MD 21911. All notices must include: a) Identify the material on the Website that you claim is infringing, with enough detail so that we may locate it on the Website; b) A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; c) A statement by you declaring under penalty of perjury that (1) the above information in your notice is accurate, and (2) that you are the owner of the copyright interest involved or that you are authorized to act on behalf of that owner; d) your name, address, telephone number, and email address; and e) your physical or electronic signature. Christ the King Church will remove the alleged infringing posting(s), subject to the procedures outlined in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).

User Information. In the course of your use of the Website, you may be asked to provide certain personalized information to us (such information referred to hereinafter as “User Information”). Our information collection and use policies with respect to the privacy of such User Information are set forth in the Website’s Privacy Policy which is incorporated herein by reference for all purposes. You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for the accuracy and content of User Information, and further that we are entitled to rely on the accuracy and completeness of the User Information.

Unsolicited Materials. Unless specifically requested, we do not solicit nor do we wish to receive any confidential, secret or proprietary information or other material from you through the Website, by e-mail or in any other way. Any information, creative works, ideas, suggestions, concepts, methods, systems, designs, plans, techniques or other materials submitted or sent to us (“Submitted Materials”) shall be deemed not to be confidential or secret, and may be used by us in any manner consistent with the Website’s Privacy Policy. By submitting or sending Submitted Materials to us, you: (i) represent and warrant that the Submitted Material sare original to you, that no other party has any rights thereto, and that any “moral rights” in Submitted Materials have been waived, and (ii) you grant us a royalty-free, unrestricted, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully transferable, assignable and sublicensable right and license to use, copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such material (in whole or part) and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. We cannot be responsible for maintaining any Submitted Material that you provide to us, or to return it to you, and we may retain, delete or destroy any such Submitted Material at any time, in our sole discretion.

User Conduct. You warrant and agree that, while using the Website, you shall not upload, post or transmit to the Website, or distribute or otherwise publish through the Website, any materials that: (a) are protected by third party copyright, or other proprietary or intellectual property right; (b) are unlawful, threatening, hateful, tortious, defamatory, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another’s privacy or publicity rights, harassing, profane, obscene, vulgar or that contain explicit or graphic descriptions or accounts of sexual acts (including but not limited to sexual language of a violent or threatening nature directed at another individual or group of individuals), (c) restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Website, (d) constitute or encourage conduct that would constitute a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability, or (e) contain a virus or other harmful component, advertising of any kind, or false or misleading indications of origin or statements of fact.

You also warrant and agree that you shall not: (a) impersonate any person or entity or misrepresent your affiliation with any other person or entity; (b) upload, post, publish, transmit, reproduce, distribute or in any way exploit any information or other material obtained through the Website for commercial purposes (other than as expressly permitted by the provider of such information or other material); (c) engage in spamming, flooding, harvesting of e-mail addresses or other personal information, spidering, “screen scraping,” “database scraping,” or any other activity with the purpose of obtaining lists of users or other information, or send chain letters or pyramid schemes via the Website; (d) attempt to gain unauthorized access to other computer systems through the Website; (e) “stalk” or otherwise harass anyone using the Website or access through the Website; (f) contact anyone using the Website or accessed through the Website for any commercial purpose; or (g) contact anyone using the Website or accessed through the Website for any inappropriate, unlawful, or elicit purpose. You agree that you will not use the Website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Website or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Website. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Website.

Christ the King Church is under no obligation to do so and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any bulletins, chats, discussions, postings, transmissions, etc. on the Website. Furthermore, Christ the King Church assumes no responsibility for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger, or inaccuracy contained in any information found within such content on the Website.

You agree that if you include a link from any other website to the Website, such link shall open in a new browser window. You agree not to link from any other website to this Site in any manner such that the Website, or any page of the Website, is “framed,” surrounded or obfuscated by any third party content, materials or branding. We reserve the right to revoke your right to link to the Website from your website at any time upon written notice to you.

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Christ the King Church and its directors, officers, employees and agents harmless from any and all claims, liabilities, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorney fees, arising in any way from your use of the Website, your placement or transmission of any message, content, information, software or other materials through the Website, or your breach or violation of the law or of these Terms and Conditions. Christ the King Church reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and in such case, you agree to cooperate with Christ the King Church’ defense of such claim.

User Risk. You assume all risk when using the Website, including, but not limited to, all of the risks associated with any online or offline interactions with others, including communication, dating, bartering, buying, selling, and correspondence. You agree to take all necessary precautions associated with such activities. CHRIST THE KING CHURCH IS NOT LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ACTIVITIES YOU ENGAGE IN WITH PERSON (S) YOU FIND AND/OR WHO FIND YOU THROUGH OR ON THE WEBSITE, AND CHRIST THE KING CHURCH EXPRESSLY WAIVES ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES OF SAFETY AND RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR CONDUCT AND INTERACTIONS.

Access to Content. By agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, the Privacy Policy, and any other agreements and/or licenses we require, you are entitled to access the Website according to any and all access guidelines, rules of conduct, or other obligations we establish. Your access is explicitly limited, personal, non-transferable and non-exclusive, and subject to these Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy.

CHRIST THE KING CHURCH EXPRESSLY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO TERMINATE AND DENY ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE, OR ANY PART THEREOF, IN THE EVENT YOU MISUSE AND/OR ABUSE YOUR ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE, OR ARE IN VIOLATION OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, THE PRIVACY POLICY, OR ANY OTHER AGREEMENT OR LICENSE WITH US OR AFFECTING US.

Activation & Subscription Fees. Christ the King Church may, at any time and at our exclusive discretion, assert our reserved right to charge activation and/or subscription fees for any services we may offer (henceforth, “Fees”). Once incurred, Fees are not subject to offsets or refunds, unless there is a written agreement.

User Accounts & Credentials. You may be able to create an account for use on the Website with a username and/or password (henceforth, "Credentials"). You are responsible for maintaining the strict confidentiality of your Credentials, and you shall be responsible for any access to or use of the Website by you or any person or entity using Credentials provided to you, whether or not such access or use has been authorized by or on behalf of them, and whether or not such person or entity is your employee or agent. You agree to (a) immediately notify Christ the King Church of any unauthorized use of your Credentials or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. As the User, your sole responsibility to control the dissemination and use of your password, control access to and use of your account, and notify Christ the King Church when you desire to cancel your account on the Website. Christ the King Church shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this provision.

Media Downloads & Streaming. In the event that you are allowed to download and/or stream media, including, but not limited to, video, audio and/or other media, you agree that your use of such content is limited to personal, non-transferrable access, and is subject to any restrictions placed on such media content by Christ the King Church.

Product Orders. We may make certain products available to visitors and registrants of the Website, including deals, discounts, sales, etc. To access and purchase products on the Website, you must warrant that you are residing in the United States and you are 18 years old or older. You agree to pay the price(s) in-full for any purchase(s) you make via PayPal and/or credit/debit card concurrent with your online order or by other payment means accepted by Christ the King Church. If payment is not received by us, you agree to pay all amounts due upon demand by us, including any costs of collection, including attorney fees. You agree to pay all required taxes.

Third Party Websites. You may be permitted to link from the Website to third party websites (henceforth, “Linked Websites”). For example, you may purchase products, some of which may be Christ the King Church products, on or through Linked Sites. You acknowledge and agree that we have no responsibility for the information, content, products, services, advertising, code or other materials which may or may not be provided by or through Linked Sites. Links to Linked Sites do not constitute an endorsement by us of such web sites or the information, content, products, services, advertising, code or other materials presented on or through such web sites.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES. THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL SERVICES, CONTENT, FUNCTIONS AND MATERIALS, IS PROVIDED “AS IS,” “AS AVAILABLE”, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY FOR INFORMATION, DATA, DATA PROCESSING SERVICES, UPTIME OR UNINTERRUPTED ACCESS, ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, USEFULNESS, OR CONTENT OF INFORMATION, AND ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND WE HEREBY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, EXPRESS AND IMPLIED. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVICES, CONTENT, FUNCTIONS OR MATERIALS CONTAINED THEREIN WILL BE TIMELY, SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT THE WEBSITE WILL MEET USERS’ REQUIREMENTS. NO ADVICE, RESULTS OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM US OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN. CHRIST THE KING CHURCH ALSO ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY, AND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR, ANY DAMAGES TO, OR VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT, YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY ON ACCOUNT OF YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR BROWSING IN THE WEBSITE OR YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIALS, DATA, TEXT, IMAGES, VIDEO OR AUDIO FROM THE WEBSITE. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE WEBSITE, YOUR SOLE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE WEBSITE.

WITHOUT LIMITATION OF THE ABOVE IN THIS SECTION, CHRIST THE KING CHURCH AND ITS SUPPLIERS, VENDORS AND LICENSORS MAKE NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES ORDERED OR PROVIDED VIA THE WEBSITE, AND HEREBY DISCLAIM—AND YOU HEREBY WAIVE—ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS MADE IN PRODUCT OR SERVICES LITERATURE, FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS, DISCOUNTS, SALES, ETC. ON THE WEBSITE OR IN CORRESPONDENCE WITH CHRIST THE KING CHURCH OR ITS AGENTS. ANY PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ORDERED OR PROVIDED ON THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED BY CHRIST THE KING CHURCH “AS IS”, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT, IF AT ALL, OTHERWISE SET FORTH IN A LICENSE OR SALE AGREEMENT SEPARATELY ENTERED INTO IN WRITING BETWEEN YOU AND CHRIST THE KING CHURCH OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS, VENDORS OR LICENSORS.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. IN NO EVENT SHALL CHRIST THE KING CHURCH OR ANY OF ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, MEMBERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OR CONTENT OR SERVICE PROVIDERS (COLLECTIVELY, THE “PROTECTED ENTITIES”) BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING FROM, OR DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY RELATED TO, THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE OR THE CONTENT, MATERIALS AND FUNCTIONS RELATED THERETO, LOST BUSINESS OR LOST SALES, EVEN IF SUCH PROTECTED ENTITY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO CERTAIN USERS. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE PROTECTED ENTITIES BE LIABLE FOR OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY CONTENT POSTED, TRANSMITTED, EXCHANGED OR RECEIVED BY OR ON BEHALF OF ANY USER OR OTHER PERSON ON OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE TOTAL AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF THE PROTECTED ENTITIES TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR TORT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING FROM THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE EXCEED, IN THE AGGREGATE, THE AMOUNT, IF ANY, PAID BY YOU TO CHRIST THE KING CHURCH FOR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE.

Indemnity. You shall at all times indemnify and hold Christ the King Church, its respective directors, officers, members, employees, agents, successors and assigns, harmless from and against any and all claims, costs, damages, expenses, liabilities, losses, including attorney fees, arising out of or caused by your breach of any agreement, representation or warranty made by you and/or any use or reliance on the Content and/or any other property owned by Christ the King Church, or otherwise arising out of or in any way related to your use of the Website.

Relationships of Parties. Nothing contained in any Christ the King Church agreement or in these Terms and Conditions shall constitute a partnership between or joint venture of the parties, or constitute either party as the agent of the other. Neither party shall hold itself out contrary to the terms of any Christ the King Church agreement and/or these Terms and Conditions, and neither party shall be or become liable by reason of any representation, act or omission of the other contrary to the provisions the same. Except as otherwise expressly provided for, any Christ the King Church agreement is not for the benefit of any third party and shall not be deemed to give any right or remedy to any such party.

Waiver. No waiver by Christ the King Church of any breach of any agreement, warranty, representation, obligation, promise, and/or other part of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed a waiver of any preceding, continuing or succeeding breach of the same, or any other item.

Assignment. You shall not assign any of your rights and/or delegate any of your obligations under this or any other agreement with Christ the King Church. Any purported assignment and/or delegation by you shall be null and void. Christ the King Church may assign and/or delegate any of its rights and/or obligations under these Terms and Conditions, and/or under any other agreement between you and Christ the King Church.

Binding Agreements. All applicable Christ the King Church agreements and these Christ the King Church Terms and Conditions shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of the parties and each of their respective successors and assigns.

Notices. Any notices required to be given by any party to the other shall be in writing and may be effected either by personal delivery in writing or by mail, registered or certified, postage prepaid with return receipt requested. Either party may change its address for purposes of this Agreement by giving the other party written notice of the new address in the manner set forth above.

Headings. The headings used in these Terms and Conditions, or any articles, sections or paragraphs, are inserted only for the purposes of convenient reference and that they may not accurately or adequately describe the contents of the sections or paragraphs which they head. Such headings shall not be deemed to limit, cover or in any way affect the scope, meaning or intent of these Terms and Conditions, or any part of thereof, nor shall they otherwise be given any legal effect.

Governing Law, Venue and Attorney Fees. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Maryland. The exclusive venue of any mediation, action or other proceeding arising out of this Agreement shall be in the state and federal courts in the Harford County, State of Maryland. The prevailing party in any dispute or proceeding arising out of this Agreement shall be entitled to recover its costs and expenses, including reasonable attorney fees, incurred as a result thereof.

Severability. Nothing herein contained shall be construed as to require the commission of any act contrary to law, and wherever there is any conflict between any provisions of these Terms and Conditions, and any material statute, law or ordinance contrary to which the parties have no legal right to contract, the latter shall prevail, but in such event, the provisions of the Terms and Conditions affected shall be curtailed and limited only to the extent necessary to bring it within the legal requirements.

Counterparts. All Christ the King Church agreements, including these Terms and Conditions,may be executed (including by electronic execution) in one or more counterparts, each of which shall be deemed an original, but all of which together shall constitute one and the same instrument.

Remedies. In the event any mediation, lawsuit and/or any other action or proceeding is instituted by you against Christ the King Church, your recovery, if any, shall be absolutely limited by the amount of activation and/or subscription fees you pay to Christ the King Church.

Entire Agreement. These Terms and Conditions are intended by the parties as the final expression of their agreement and understanding with respect to the subject matter hereof and as a complete and exclusive statement of the terms thereof and supersedes any and all prior and contemporaneous agreements and understandings related thereto. Any modification of these Terms and Conditions by Christ the King Church shall be binding immediately upon posting to the Website.

Compliance with Local Laws Christ the King Church operates the Website from its offices in the United States of America. Christ the King Church does not represent that materials on the Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Persons who choose to access the Website from other locations, do so on their own initiative, and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

Notifications to Site and Services. Christ the King Church reserves the right, for any reason, in our sole discretion, to terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Website, including, but not limited to, content, features or hours of availability. We may also impose limits on certain features of the Website or restrict your access to part or all of the Website without notice or penalty. Christ the King Church reserves the right to temporarily or permanently terminate your access to the Website for any or no reason without prior notice.

Acceptance of Terms and Conditions. Your use of the Website, or any part thereof, constitutes your express understanding, acknowledgement and acceptance of these Terms and Conditions, to the same extent as if you signed a document evidencing your acceptance and agreement with these Terms and Conditions.