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The sound effects, free sound effects, music, songs, and podcast episodes MAY NOT be copied, duplicated, reproduced, or otherwise redistributed without written consent UNLESS SPECIFICALLY STATED here in the Terms Of Use (TOU) for the www.SoundEffectPodcast.com web site. Failure to comply with the terms set forth and described here on the TOU page may result in civil liabilities and criminal prosecution to the full extent of the law as it applies under U.S. and International copy write laws. If you do not understand something or have questions about anything stated here on the Terms Of Use page please visit the Contact page. By downloading and or using any of the sound effects, audio, or podcast episodes on www.SoundEffectsPodcast.com you agree that YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO ALL TERMS AND CONDITIONS described on this page.

 

The following Terms Of Use and Conditions described here apply to ALL OF THE CONTENT on the www.SoundEffectsPodcast.com web site.

  1. The “terms” sounds, loops, sound effects, free sound effects, sfx, one shots, clips, audio clips, sound clips, or sound bites may also be referred to on this page as “audio”. The music and song(s) will generally be referred to as “music”. The podcast will be referred to as either “podcast(s)” show(s) or “episode(s)”. The term “content” will refer to all of the files in general that make up the entire website itself (images, audio files, individual web pages, misc files, etc.. ).
  2. All of the audio, music, and content on www.SoundEffectsPodcast.com  is copyrighted and is subject to international copyright law.
  3. All of the audio is offered for legal use only.
  4. Audio files and all content are offered as is with no warranty or guarantee expressed or implied.
  5. By visiting, viewing, listening to, and or downloading any content from the www.SoundEffectsPodcast.com you agree that at no point shall the site’s owner(s) be held liable for any damage to your computer(s) or electronic devices as a result of opening, playing, viewing, utilizing, or otherwise accessing any files.

The use of “Free” Sound Effects and Loops (EXCLUDING Music / Songs) located on the Free Sound Effects page

  1. The “audio” also referred to as sound effects, free sound effects, sounds, sfx, “one shots”, sound clips, or sound bites MAY NOT be duplicated, copied, displayed, previewed, posted, or otherwise redistributed in their original form or any similarly recognizable form close to the original audio without express WRITTEN CONSENT.
  2. The FREE SOUND EFFECTS and audio MAY NOT be used in the creation of any web site, video game, app, digital applications, podcasts, or multimedia work(s) where the applications primary intended purpose is to offer sound effects or sound effects based entertainment without expressed written consent. Furthermore if the digital applications or multimedia work(s) intended consumer base will be reached when searching for product(s) or application by using the terms “sound effects” or “free sound effects” prior WRITTEN CONSENT must be obtained regardless of COMMERCIAL or NON-COMMERCIAL usage.
  3. The FREE SOUND EFFECTS and audio MAY BE USED free of charge for COMMERCIAL and NON-COMMERCIAL purposes royalty free ONLY IF ALL THREE OF THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA ARE MET:
  • You must contact the Sound Effects Podcast with specific information as to where the FREE SOUND EFFECTS can be heard or will be found when searching for your work(s) online or in print form.
  • Attribution in creative work(s) and or product(s) is given to www.SoundEffectsPodcast.com as described below under “PROPER CREDIT
  • If any of the FREE SOUND EFFECTS or audio is to be used in the creation of a sound effects based entertainment application prior expressed consent must be obtained. This includes but is not limited to the use of the creation of all COMMERCIAL and NON-COMMERCIAL web sites, video games, apps, music, video, podcasts, CDs, DVDs, and other multimedia works.

 

  1. To use the FREE SOUND EFFECTS royalty free PROPER CREDIT and attribution must be given in one of the following forms as specifically described here:
  • PROPER CREDIT for use in Physical Products including but not limited to video games, CDs, DVDs, and all other items produced in tangible form must be included in the credits of the product(s) as well as printed on any included material(s) where credits are given for such products.   (EXAMPLE of Proper Credit: “Free sound effects provided by www.SoundEffectsPodcast.com”)
  • PROPER CREDIT for use in Digital Products including but not limited to video games, apps, podcasts, music, videos, and all other forms of multimedia must be included in the credits of the creative work(s) as including a link to SoundEffectsPodcast.com from your web site. (EXAMPLE of Proper Credit: “Free sound effects provided by www.SoundEffectsPodcast.com”)

The use of all composed Music / Songs, and Podcast Episodes

  1. The free Music / Songs, and Podcast episodes MAY be duplicated and distributed freely without charge for NON-COMMERCIAL and PROMOTIONAL purpose ONLY.
  2. They MAY be shared ONLY in their original unedited form. This may include the creation of any NON-COMMERCIAL web site, video, music videos, or other multimedia publications (EXAMPLE of Proper Credit: “Free sound effects provided by www.SoundEffectsPodcast.com”) as a link or note during the credits of a video for example. If you would like to use any of the Music, Sound Effects (excluding the “free” Sound Effects), or Podcast episodes in paid syndication for COMMERCIAL use please see “Additional Info” below for details.
  3. The Music and Podcast episodes MAY be used in broadcasting, internet radio, syndication, or other broadcast publications for NON-COMMERCIAL and PROMOTIONAL use so long as credit is given to the SoundEffectsPodcast.com.

Additional Info

If you would like to use any of the premium sound effects, music, or Podcast episodes for COMMERCIAL USE please support the www.SoundEffectsPodcast.com and this artist by purchasing a hard copy on CD or by purchasing a digital download when available. If you would like to know more about the Sound Effects Podcast and SFX Ninja then check out the about page. If you do not understand or have questions about anything stated here on the Terms Of Use page please visit the contact page. Copyright © 2012 – 2014 Sound Effects Podcast All Rights Reserved.