Terms of Service & Use

Welcome! You are visiting the website for Sooper Records, LLC, an Illinois Limited Liability Company.

1. General Use of Website.

Before you use this website, take a few minutes to review the Privacy Policy page (which is expressly incorporated herein by reference) as well the terms of use in this page. Collection and use of personal information is made pursuant to the aforementioned Privacy Policy. The Privacy Policy and Terms of Use are collectively referred to herein as “Terms of Use.” Users are encouraged to visit the Terms of Use section of this website each time they visit this website. Your use of this website constitutes your consent to the Terms of Use. Changes to the Terms of Use are may be made periodically by Sooper Records, LLC, and your continued use of the website constitutes your acceptance to any changes of service.

Children under the age of 13 may not use this Website and parents or legal guardians may not agree to the Terms of Use on their behalf. If you are under the age of 18 but at least 13 years of age you may use this Website only with the consent of and under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian who agrees to be bound by the Terms of Use. If you are a parent or legal guardian agreeing to the Terms of Use on behalf of a child between the ages 13 and 18, you agree that you are fully responsible for use of this Website by that child, including any financial charges that the child may incur through use of the Website.

 2. Copyrights, Trademark and Other Intellectual Property Rights

Except as otherwise noted and/or credited, the logos, images, text, music, and other materials comprising the content of this website are the intellectual property of Sooper Records, LLC, and may not be used or recreated without the express written consent of Sooper Records, LLC. Much of the music on this website is not owned by Sooper Records, LLC, but has been licensed for reproduction, sale, and distribution to Sooper Records, LLC. Nothing on this website should be construed as a permission to transfer any rights from any licensor of music to any third party or user of this website.

Sooper Records, LLC deals in the arts, and it takes intellectual property protection very seriously. We take steps to assure that the content we are using is all our own, or has otherwise been authorized by the owner(s) and rights holder(s) of said content. If you believe that Sooper Records, LLC, its website, or any of its affiliated profiles or platforms, is using any of your content without permission, please contact info@sooperrecords.com as soon as possible and we will work with you to immediately resolve the situation.

3. Code of Conduct for making posts and/or comments on Sooperrecords.com Blog or in other places on the Website

Sooper Records, LLC has established this website to promote its artists, conduct its business, and spread musical culture in a positive way for the community. For the protection of all users, Sooper Records, LLC reserves the right to monitor, supervise, and delete content that is posted to its website. Sooper Records, LLC will not tolerate hate speech of any kind, and any such remarks will be removed immediately. Sooper Records, LLC will also investigate any complaints in this regard, and take action consistent with this policy. You will remain personally responsible for your posts and comments. Please be honest, enjoy the site, and be who you are. Please to do not make any misrepresentations or impersonate any other person or entity.

4. Third Party Content.

Certain sections of the Website may include Content submitted by third parties. Although Sooper Records, LLC may periodically review Content posted on the Website by third parties, it has no control over Content submitted by others to the Website. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or Content posted, expressed or made available on the Website by third parties are those of the respective authors and not Sooper Records, LLC, and Sooper Records, LLC does not endorse any of the foregoing. Sooper Records, LLC makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy or reliability of any Content posted on the Website by third parties and assumes no liability for any such Content. You should seek the advice of professionals, as appropriate, regarding the evaluation of any specific information, opinion, advice or other Content posted by third parties.

5. Returns.

Once a product is purchased, it may not be returned. There are no refunds. If a product arrives and is defective or broken, you are required to let us know within 3 days of your purchase (if the product is a purely digital format) or within three days of delivery (if your purchase contained tangible objects). Please direct any issues in this regard to info@sooper.com. We are happily work with you to replace any defective, damaged, or broken products as soon as possible. While we strive to provide the best and most professional services possible, please understand that sometimes things happen which are beyond our control.

6. Delivery of Digital Downloads.

Sooper Records provides its own architecture for the delivery of digital downloads. This process delivers your purchased music to the e-mail address that you enter in the e-mail field of the Check Out screen. Please be aware that there may be a slight delay between the time of your transaction and the delivery of the digital files to your e-mail address. Please allow up to a half-hour between the purchase and the delivery.

Further, the digital download is delivered as a zip file to your e-mail address. Please be aware that zip files may not be compatible with your mobile device. If you would like to listen to the music on your mobile devices, please navigate to the page associated with the record and utilize the playlist.

7. Licensing of Music.

Your purchase or download of music from this site does not vest any intellectual property rights with respect to that media that is not allowable by law.

8. Indemnification.

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Sooper Records, LLC harmless from and against any and all claims, damages, costs and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising from or related to your use of the Website.

9. Disclaimer / Limitation of Liability.

The Website, its Content, any information available on or through the Website are provided “as is” and “as available” and without any representations or warranties of any kind, either express or implied, to the fullest extent permitted pursuant to applicable laws. In addition, Sooper Records, LLC does not represent or warrant that your use of the Website, or the operation or function of the Website, any component thereof, or any services offered in connection therewith, will be uninterrupted or error free; that defects therewith will be corrected; or that the Website or its server are free of viruses or other harmful elements. In addition, certain information may be updated from a source other than Sooper Records, LLC and Sooper Records, LLC does not assume any liability or responsibility for the accuracy of such information. Sooper Records, LLC does not represent or warrant the truthfulness, accuracy or reliability of any information or content submitted or posted in connection with the Blog, nor does Sooper Records, LLC endorse any opinions expressed by or affiliated with any participants of the Blog.

Sooper Records, LLC, and its respective employees, directors, officers, agents, representatives, vendors, and/or suppliers are not liable for any damages, including special, indirect, punitive, or consequential damages of any nature, resulting from any use of or reliance on, the content, the Website, materials or information provided on or through the Website, the software, or any products purchased through the Website, including, without limitation, damages for lost profits, loss of goodwill, or loss of data, software or content, or any use of any of the foregoing, even if an authorized representative of Sooper Records, LLC has been advised or should have known of the possibility of such damage. In no event will Sooper Records, LLC be liable for any damages in excess of the fees paid by you in connection with your use of the Website during the twelve month period immediately preceding the date on which the claim arose.

You acknowledge, by your use of the Website, that your use is at your sole risk, that you assume full responsibility for all costs associated with all necessary servicing, repairs or replacement of any equipment, hardware, software or data you use in connection with your use of the Website and that Sooper Records, LLC shall not be liable for any damages of any kind related to your use of or inability to use the Website.

10. General.

These Terms of Use are governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of The State of Illinois, without regard to any conflict of law provisions. Any action or proceeding arising out of or related to the Terms of Use or your use of the Website must be brought in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois, and you consent to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of such courts.

11. Delivery of Physical Items. 

If you purchased a physical item, please note that we attempt to ship said items within 3 business days of the completed transaction via the United States Postal Service.  Domestic purchases will be shipped using US Media Mail (2 – 10 day delivery time per USPS) where possible, and all international purchases will be sent via First Class Package International Service. International purchases may take several weeks for delivery. Please visit the Terms of Service portion of our website for additional information.