Vueghost Market Terms.

Last updated on Sept 1, 2020.

01. Introduction

Welcome to Vueghost ! We are glad you are here and hope you will enjoy our services.

Let us introduce ourselves: We are Vueghost, a global Marketplace and Community of creative people. Vueghost platform helps Digital Creatives around the globe to earn online. When you accept these terms and create an account on Vueghost, you will be registered as a member of the Vueghost community.

Our platform allows members to buy and sell Licenses to use digital items like WebTemplates & Themes, Graphics, Vectors, Logos, Videos, After Effects and more.

On Vueghost Market, Buyers and Sellers (Authors) transact with each other directly, and Vueghost provides the platform and services for these transactions to happen. Vueghost does not not take ownership of the items.

By using Vueghost website or any of our services or products, either as a member or not, you agree to these terms and our Acceptable Use Policy. Please read and understand them. If you do not agree to these terms and policy, please do not use Vueghost.

Vueghost is an international and diverse community. We appreciate the diversity of our members and require that you also treat others with respect. Please read our Community Rules as you agree to follow them as part of these terms.

We hope you enjoy Vueghost and your feedback to us is welcome.

02. Browsing and Registering as a member

When browsing Vueghost sites you agree to follow our rules and guidelines. These terms apply to any use of Vueghost whether by members or non-members.

2.1. Membership is free of charge:

You need to be over 18 years to become a member or to buy items on Vueghost. If you’re under 18, you need to get a parent or guardian to buy items or use the account of a parent or legal guardian who is at least 18 years of age, with their permission, and this adult will be responsible for all your activities.

When you register as a member, you will have an account on Vueghost, which will allow you to buy (“license”) items from Authors, participate in Vueghost Community on-line network and discover other digital creatives.

Membership also gives you an opportunity to become an Author (Seller). If you are interested, you can register and find out more about being an Author here. In order to become an author, you will need to accept Author Terms in addition to these Market terms. You can also visit Author Help Center for additional info.

2.2. Membership is not transferable:

You must not share your password or give access to your Vueghost account to others or transfer your account to anyone else on any terms. If you realise any unauthorized use of your password, your account or any breach of security, you need to inform us immediately. You must keep your password safe as you are responsible for any activity on Vueghost with your username and password. You must not use a virtual private network or any other means to avoid compliance with these terms. You must provide us with accurate and complete information regarding your accounts (such as your name and contact details) and keep your contact details up to date.

2.3. Membership is not an automatic right:

It is available only to those who comply with ourTerms & Policies, abide by the laws & regulations and treat other members with honesty and respect. We wish that you will be a valuable member of your community. However, we may, using reasonable discretion, decide whether or not your use of Vueghost platform complies with our Terms & Policies. Vueghost reserve the right, at our reasonable discretion, to put on hold, suspend or terminate your membership and your account at any time for any reason, including if:

  • your actions violate any laws or regulations
  • you violate our Terms or Policies
  • you act in ways that could cause damage or harm to Vueghost or other members

Vueghost will not be liable to you for any loss you suffer as a result of your membership and account being suspended or terminated.

If your account is permanently terminated, you must not apply for another account. Please also see the section “Legal Restrictions to Membership and Earnings”.

03. Buying on Vueghost

3.1. What you are buying:
  • Item License: When you buy an item, you acquire the right to use that item on specified license terms. You are not actually acquiring the item itself. Your use if the item is subject to License Terms. The Author of the item is licensing it directly to you, the Buyer. Different types of licenses are available for you to choose from, depending on how you are going to use the item. It is your responsibility to choose the right license type. The license terms also apply to you if you download an item that someone else has purchased for you. You can read more about License Terms here.
  • Item Support: Authors choose whether or not to support their items. Whenever an Author chooses to support an item, this will be indicated on the item page, with support period. You can buy support extensions for these items. Your right to access Item Support requires a Vueghost account. To know more about support - what is included and what not - please read Item Support Policy.
3.2. Purchase price:

The Total price of an item listed on Vueghost Market consist of:

  1. Item Price - is made up of the Licence fee (for the license you choose for the item) and ,if relevant, Support fee for this item (only for supported items)
  2. Buyer fee - is charged for the Buyer services you get from Vueghost
  3. Transaction fee - in some transactions, the final price may include this fee
  4. Taxes - some transactions in some countries may be subject to tax which may be added to the total price. This Total Price is the price you see listed on the Item page.
3.3. Buyer Services:

in addition to platform use services, Buyers also receive from Vueghost services like quality control, fraud protection, buyer support.

3.4. Payment:

When completing your purchase, you will be directed to the payment provider. You can complete the transaction by using your credit card or PayPal account. Please see Payment Methods for the most recent payment options available on Vueghost. You should also check what payment methods are available in your country for making payments.

You are responsible for all costs of currency conversion for a transaction on Vueghost. Your financial institution does the currency conversion and may charge you additional fees (we don’t control either conversion rates or fees of your financial institution). When you make a payment and we receive your payment successfully, as a limited agent for the Author, your obligation to pay the Author is met.

3.5. Terms of Purchase:
  • You are responsible to choose the right license type for your use of the item;
  • Upon payment completion, you acquire a non-exclusive license to use the item under the terms of the license. The author retains ownership of the item;
  • We have the right to enforce against you the terms of the license that you have acquired from an Author;
  • You can not cancel a completed purchase of an item;
  • You should download and save the item upon purchase, as we do not guarantee that the item will continue to be available on Vueghost Market;
3.6. Author Guarantees:
  • The item is fit for the purpose for which it is sold and meets quality standards;
  • The item matches the description and preview provided by the Author;
  • The item description is not inaccurate, false, misleading, fraudulent, offensive or illegal or infringing anyone’s intellectual property rights;
  • The Author has the rights necessary to license that item on the terms of the applicable license. Your use of that item according to the license terms does not infringe the intellectual property rights of anyone;
  • Author has a model or property release, if one is needed, and Author is able to provide such release upon Buyer's request
  • If you purchased support for the item, the Author will provide you support for the included support period according to Support Policy;
  • The item does not contain viruses, malware, spyware or other harmful computer codes, files or programs which are designed to to gain unauthorized access to other systems or data’ or limit or destroy the functionality of other computer software or hardware;
  • The Author will process your information in accordance with applicable privacy law and data protection regulations;
  • The item and its description do not violate any applicable law;
3.7. Refunds:

Considering the nature of digital items, Refund for the purchase is not guaranteed unless the Author breaches his Guarantees mentioned above, or a refund is required under Vueghost Market Refund Rules.

Your request for refund will be considered based on item description and preview. There is no obligation to provide refund for reasons like

  • You purchased an item by mistake
  • You changed your mind about purchasing an item
  • You do not have the relevant expertise to use the item
  • You can no longer access the item as it has been removed from the Market

If the Author or us decide to issue a refund, it will usually be done using the same payment method in reverse. Refunds will be made in USD under the rules of Payment and Payment Methods described above. You are responsible for all costs of currency conversion. Your financial institution does the currency conversion and may charge you additional fees.

04. Selling on Vueghost

Membership also gives you an opportunity to become an Author (Seller). If you are interested, you can register and find out more about being an Author here. In order to become an author, you will need to accept Author Terms in addition to these Market terms. You can also visit Author Help Center for additional info.

05. Relationships between Authors, Vueghost & Buyers

The items listed on Vueghost Market are owned by the Authors, not by Vueghost. The items are uploaded by the Authors. We provide the platform services.

On Vueghost Market, Buyers and Sellers (Authors) transact with each other directly and we provide the platform for these transactions. Your transactions (purchases and sales) are recorded in your statement, which you can see under your account. When you purchase an item and make a payment to us, we receive your payment as a limited agent for the Author. Once your payment has been received by us, your obligation to pay the Author is met.

5.1. Limited Liability & Indemnity between Authors & Buyers:

Each Author grants to each Buyer of the Author’s items a limited indemnity on these terms:

  • If anyone makes a claim against a Buyer that the Buyer's use of the item in accordance with the terms of the applicable license infringes the intellectual property rights or other rights of that third party; and
  • If that Buyer promptly notifies the Author of the item and gives the Author the option to control the defense of the claim (at the Author's cost), then the Author will indemnify the Buyer against damages finally awarded by a court against the Buyer or any settlement damages agreed to by the Author regarding that claim.

The liability of each Author to their Buyers is otherwise limited, for each item purchased, to the Author's earnings from that item, except to the extent that the Author's liability arises from willful misrepresentations made about the item.

5.2. Limited Liability & Indemnity between you and Vueghost:

You agree that we are not responsible for, and you release us from liability arising out of or in relation to:

  • Information provided by the Authors about their items;
  • Your use of items from Vueghost
  • The items on Vueghost

You agree that we are not responsible for, and you release us from liability for any of the following losses or damages incurred by you: loss of profit, loss of revenue, loss of customers, loss of capital, loss of goodwill or damage to reputation, loss of data, or indirect, consequential damage or loss or expense.

Our total liability to you in connection with Vueghost Market is limited to the amount of Buyer Fees paid by you to us during the 10 months prior to the liability occurrence.

You indemnify Vueghost against all losses, costs (including legal costs on a full indemnity basis), expenses, demands or liability that we incur arising out of, or in connection with, a third party claim against us relating to your use of Vueghost Market and any content you post on Vueghost, including your items.

Vueghost is not liable for any loss suffered by you, as a result of a Buyer or any other person making use of an item contrary to the Vueghost Market Terms or the item’s License Terms or any other misuse of the item by a Buyer.

Platform availability: we do our best to ensure that our platform and services are available to you all the time, 24/7. However, it might happen occasionally that for any reason at any time, that our platform becomes temporarily unavailable. Vueghost is not liable for any loss suffered by you as a result of these.

Platform updates: we are constantly looking for ways to improve our platform and services and your experience as a user. As a result, we might occasionally change some functionalities or ways how Vueghost works. Vueghost is not liable for any loss suffered by you as a result of this.

Nothing in these terms is to be interpreted as constituting an employment, partnership, joint venture or agency relationship between you and Vueghost or between you and another member. However, Authors appoint Vueghost as their limited agent only for these specific purposes: for receiving payments; for passing on Author warranties to Buyers; for limiting Author liability to Buyers as described in this Limited Liabilities section above.

06. Personal Information & Privacy

We take your privacy seriously and process your personal information according to our Privacy Policy and applicable data protection regulations.

We strongly recommend that you don’t make your personal information and contact details (such as phone number, e-mail, Skype ID or postal address) public on the Vueghost. If you do so, it is at your risk. If you come across someone’s confidential information while using Vueghost, you promise not to disclose it to anyone.

The process of contacting Author for support is described in Support Policy.

We may provide an Author with relevant Buyer information and we may also provide Buyers with relevant Author information (for example, for invoicing or item support services or to facilitate a transaction between an Author and a Buyer). You agree to keep such information confidential and only use this information for that relevant transaction in compliance with applicable privacy and data protection laws.

07. Intellectual Property Rights

We respect the Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) of others and require that you do so as well. If you have reasonable doubts to believe that an item on Vueghost Market infringes an IPR, please read our Intellectual Property Policy.

The items on Vueghost Market are owned by the Authors who upload items to platform. Although we make reasonable efforts to ensure safety, quality and legality of the items, we can not take responsibility for that. Each Author promises those directly to you when you purchase an item from them (see section Author Guarantees).

7.1. Consequences:

if we receive a valid copyright take-down notice or General IPR Notice, or if we believe that the content is in breach of anyone else’s rights, we will remove it.

7.2. Vueghost IPR:

we own Vueghost Market & Community Network, including platform design, UI/UX design, service design, compilation, look & feel of our platform & website, logos, copyright, trademarks, trade names and other content that we publish on Vueghost platform. You will not copy, distribute or make derivatives of any of our Vueghost-owned content.

7.3. Watermarks:

files intended for preview on Vueghost Market are watermarked. You agree that you will not remove such watermarks and other means of protection and that you will use these preview files only for the purpose of evaluating an item purchase.

08. Legal Restrictions to Membership and Earnings

Vueghost is a global marketplace and community network and, therefore, there are different laws that may apply to us and impact our relationship with you.

8.1. Legal or regulatory restrictions:

If we reasonably believe that there is a risk associated with your account or you or our payment to you, including if it breaches a law or regulation, we may suspend or terminate your account on Vueghost or withhold the payment or your account balance indefinitely. If required by law, we may withhold your earnings. For example, we might do so if the payment it to or from a person or country sanctioned by government authority (the UN, US or the UAE government) or there is a legal risk to us or our members. You guarantee to us that you are not a sanctioned person and that you are not located in the sanctioned country. We reserve the right to take any of these actions without notice,

8.2. US-specific restrictions:

Vueghost is not available to anyone located in any US- sanctioned countries. You must not export or re-export Vueghost Market items to a US-sanctioned country.

09. Other terms

9.1. Jurisdiction for dispute resolution:

We operate Vueghost Market from our office in the UAE . The laws of the UAE govern these terms, and you submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of the UAE for the resolution of any dispute between us.

9.2. Notices:

Any notice you send us must be e-mailed to notice@vueghost.com. Any notice we send to you will be emailed to your Vueghost account email address.

9.3. Changes to Vueghost Market Terms:

We may change these terms at any time. When we make changes, we will take reasonable steps to inform our community about the changes. You can close your Vueghost Account and terminate your agreement with us at any time if you do not agree to the changes. However, if you continue to use Vueghost sites after the changes are made, then you will be agreeing to the changes.


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Version 1.0, Effective as of 1 sept 2020