03. User Comments

TGT uses Squarespace’s platform to offer comment functionality. Users must either register an account with Squarespace or use a social media integrated login in order to comment publicly on the Site. TGT’s community rules (below) apply to all comments. TGT periodically moderates comments. We reserve the right to block commenters, remove or amend comments, and to remove user accounts entirely at our discretion, and/or for reasons including, but not limited to, violation of our Terms of Service.

By posting, distributing, sending or displaying User Generated Content (“UGC”) to the Site, you:

a)    Hereby grant to TGT a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable, fully paid-up, worldwide, and sub-licensable right to use, copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, distribute, publish, create derivative works of, display, perform, and otherwise disclose or incorporate into other works, the UGC for any purpose to the extent permissible by applicable law;

b)   Grant TGT and its subsidiaries the right to use your name in connection with such UGC, subject to TGT’s Privacy Policy;

c)    Represent and warrant that:

1.     You own and control all of the ownership rights to the UGC that you post or otherwise distribute, or you otherwise have the lawful right to post and distribute such UGC on or through this Site;

2.     Such UGC is true, accurate, complete, and not misleading and does not infringe or otherwise violate or breach any applicable laws or regulations; and

3.     The usage, publication and posting of such UGC does not violate these Terms and Conditions and will not and could not violate any rights of, or cause or could cause injury to, any third person or entity; and

4.     Further grant TGT the right to pursue before any appropriate forum any person or entity that violates TGT’s or your rights under any applicable law in the UGC.

Notwithstanding the related provisions in our Privacy Policy, UGC submitted by you is deemed non-confidential and TGT is under no obligation to treat such UGC as proprietary information. Without limiting the foregoing, TGT reserves the right to use the TGT as it deems appropriate, including, without limitation, deleting, rejecting, or refusing to post it.

TGT is under no obligation to offer you any payment for UGC or to attribute authorship of UGC to you, unless such an agreement has been made in writing. If, nonetheless, under any applicable law, it is determined that you retain moral rights in the UGC which you have posted to the Site, you hereby agree that:

a)    You won’t require that any personally identifying information be used in connection with the UGC;

b)   You won’t oppose the publication, use, modification or deletion of the UGC by TGT; and

c)    You waive and will not claim or assert any entitlement to any moral rights in any of the UGC, to the extent permissible under applicable law.