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Mad for the Mouse Designs Terms of Use

Last updated November 2013

These designs are copyrighted (c) 2011 Michelle Bagley/Mad for the Mouse Designs *These terms are retroactive and apply to all previously released products as well as future released products unless otherwise specified.*

By placing an order or downloading my products, you are given a license to use my designs, you are not purchasing my designs, and you are also agreeing to the terms outlined in this document.

All my products are digital and available for download immediately after purchase and as such are NON-REFUDABLE OR EXCHANGEABLE.

My products may be used for PERSONAL USE or for SCRAP4HIRE under these limited terms. NO COMMERCIAL USE is allowed.

Do NOT SHARE or DISTRIBUTE these files.

YOU MAY NOT:
Re-sell or claim these products as your own creations. You may not alter these images and then claim them as your own. You may not use any portion of these kits in any commercial work aside from Scrap4Hire outlined below. You may not share or distribute these products under any circumstances, even if they were downloaded for free. Please direct your friends directly to the website where they can download or purchase items for themselves. Sharing/redistributing/selling these files to others is piracy and is ILLEGAL. I will not take piracy lightly and will pursue monetary damages should I find my designs being pirated. You may not use these designs to create pornographic, violent, immoral, racial, or other offensive works.

At any time store MadfortheMouse files on any file sharing site, such as Mediafire, 4Share, or DropBox, even if it is for your own personal storage.


YOU MAY:
Post your completed layouts and projects in online galleries and submit designs created using these products to magazines or online publications, provided you give proper credit to Mad for the Mouse at MadfortheMouseDesigns.com

Alter the products (size, color, etc.) to fit your personal scrapbooking needs. Please make sure you BACKUP your files. You are allowed to copy these files to your own external hard drive(s) so long as the HDs are only for backup purposes and will not be shared with others. Feel free to create gifts and pages for friends and family, provided they are receiving flattened JPEG or printed pages.

PERSONAL BLOGS:
You MAY use my designs to decorate your PERSONAL blog as long as all items are used at 72 dpi (resolution) and credit is given to me somewhere on your blog (list the kits name(s), my name, and my store. i.e.(Drop into the Zone by Mad for the Mouse available at MadfortheMouseDesigns.com). This does NOT give you the right to create blog templates. The ability to use my designs on your blog applies only to YOU and the blog designs you create with my products may not be shared/redistributed. You may NOT use my designs to decorate your blog without written consent if the blog is commercial and used in ANY WAY to earn money or to promote your business without written consent. You may NOT use my designs for any other web design without written consent.

LIMITED PROFESSIONAL USE TERMS FOR CUSTOM BLOG DESIGNERS:
Please contact me prior to using my designs in your blog design business. I like to know who is using my designs for what purpose. Email me at msbagley@yahoo.com

LIMITED PROFESSIONAL USE TERMS FOR SCRAPPERS 4 HIRE:
You MAY use these designs to create custom pages, cards, announcements, and scrapbooks for individual clients for compensation, provided that the client only receives printed copies OR FLATTENED .jpg pages. Each page/project MUST be custom made for each client. You may not create pages that you use over and over for different clients. Also, you may not advertise any pages for sale. You may post your pages to an online gallery to show a sampling of your work, but it must be clear that clients can’t pick and choose pages you have previously created. Once again, pages MUST be custom and UNIQUE to each client. You may not use my designs for high volume sales. You are limited to selling no more than 20 hard copies of the scrapbook/scrap pages to the client. However, if you create a custom baby announcement or other announcement or invite, you may print up to and no more than 150 copies so the client may send the card/invite to family and friends. If you need to print more than listed above, please contact me for special consideration. Photographers may also use my designs to create announcements and cards for clients (also limited to the 150 copies above).

You MAY NOT use QUICK PAGES/QPs/PREMADE PAGES FOR S4H. You ABSOLUTELY MAY NOT use my designs in any way to create QPs/QUICK PAGES/PREMADE pages or TEMPLATES either for free or for sale. This is considered direct competition for any QPs or templates I create with my own designs and will NOT be tolerated. You may NOT use my designs to design your webpage for your S4H business. You MAY use it to design your personal BLOG.

Please contact me at msbagley@yahoo.com if you have any questions, comments, or concerns and enjoy your download