IP Policy

Vacation Rentals Marketplace IP Policy

1. Introduction: At VRO, we value intellectual property (IP) rights and are committed to respecting the rights of creators, innovators, and owners of intellectual property. This IP Policy outlines our approach to intellectual property matters within our vacation rentals marketplace.

2. Ownership of Content: All content uploaded, posted, or shared on VRO remains the property of the respective users or content creators, including but not limited to property listings, descriptions, images, videos, and reviews.

3. Prohibited Content: Users are prohibited from uploading, posting, or sharing content that infringes upon the intellectual property rights of others. This includes but is not limited to copyrighted material, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, or any other proprietary information without proper authorization or license.

4. Reporting Infringements: We encourage intellectual property rights holders to report any suspected infringements on our platform promptly. Upon receiving a valid infringement report, we will investigate the matter thoroughly and take appropriate action, which may include removing or disabling access to the allegedly infringing content.

5. Counter-Notification Process: If a user believes their content has been wrongly removed or disabled due to an infringement claim, they may submit a counter-notification. The counter-notification must include a statement affirming their good faith belief that the content was mistakenly removed or disabled and their consent to the jurisdiction of the courts.

6. Repeat Infringers: We reserve the right to terminate the accounts of users who repeatedly infringe upon the intellectual property rights of others. Additionally, we may implement measures to prevent such users from re-registering on our platform.

7. License to VacationRentalsOnline.Com: By uploading, posting, or sharing content on VRO Marketplace, users grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, distribute, and display such content solely for the purpose of operating and promoting the vacation rentals marketplace.

8. Indemnification: Users agree to indemnify and hold harmless www.vacationrentalsonline.com and its parent company Express Travel Vacations LLC affiliates, officers, directors, employees, and agents from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities, costs, or expenses arising out of or related to their breach of this IP Policy or infringement of intellectual property rights.

9. Amendments: We reserve the right to modify or update this IP Policy at any time without prior notice. It is the responsibility of users to review this policy periodically to stay informed about any changes.

10. Contact Information: For inquiries or reports related to intellectual property matters, please contact us at [email protected]].

Effective Date: This IP Policy is effective as of January 1st, 2024, and supersedes any previous versions.

By using www.vacationrentalsonline.com, users acknowledge and agree to abide by this IP Policy. Failure to comply with this policy may result in the suspension or termination of user accounts and other appropriate measures.

VRO reserves all rights not expressly granted in this IP Policy.