Personal Area and any correspondence, content or materials submitted by you via the Site), which is owned and operated by Roba
and/or any content or materials available on the Site you signify that you have read, understand and agree to be bound by these Terms
of and agree to the latest version.
cease to access and use the Site.
1. Ownership & Operation
This Site is owned and operated by Believe Direct Limited ("we", "us"). If you would like to contact us or complain about anything
contained on the Site, please contact us using the following details:
Roba Digital Sheets
Ein Unternehmensbereich der Roba Music Verlag GmbH
20148 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40/ 414108-0
2.1 The Site comprises of public facing sections which are accessible to all users of the Site.
2.2 If any user completes the registration process in order to be able to upload their recordings to the Site ("Registration") then each
such registrant receives a personal log in and password which provides access to their own private account ("Personal Area").
3. Registering to upload your recordings to the Site
3.1 To complete your Registration, you must be at least eighteen years old. Your Registration with the Site and access to your Personal
Area may be terminated without warning if we have any reason to believe that you are under eighteen years of age. By completing
Registration you represent and warrant that (a) all registration information you submit is truthful and accurate; and (b) you will
maintain the accuracy of such information by letting us know if your details change.
3.2 If you complete registration and receive a password, you will be required to submit the password each time you log into your
Personal Area. It is your responsibility to keep your password safe and secret. We will be entitled to assume that any person logging
into your Personal Area using your password is either you or someone doing so with your permission. You will be responsible and liable
for any actions of any person logging onto your Personal Area using your password. Therefore, you should notify us immediately by
contacting us if you suspect that anyone else knows your password and has logged on as you.
3.3 We may at any time and for any reason refuse to accept a registration from any person.
4. Access and use
4.1 You hereby agree to access and use the Site (including, without limitation, if relevant, your Personal Area) in accordance with these
4.2 You may not use the Site in any improper or unlawful manner or in breach of any legislation or license that applies to you.
4.3 If you complete Registration, you agree that when using the Site, including without limitation, your Personal Area, you will not:
(a) upload any files that contain content of any nature which contain Rights (as defined below) of any third party or which are
protected by rights of privacy or publicity of any third party, without having received all necessary consents;
(b) upload any material that contains viruses, corrupted files, or any other computer code, files, software or programs that may
interfere with, damage, interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of the Site or any computer software or hardware or
telecommunications equipment;(c) use software to harvest information from the Site.
4.4 You agree to comply with all reasonable instructions that we may give you from time to time regarding the use of the Site.
4.5 You are responsible for obtaining all necessary equipment to access and use the Site. You are responsible for ensuring that no
one uses your equipment to access the Site without your permission. We will be entitled to assume that anyone who accesses the Site
using your equipment has your permission to do so and you will be liable for any charges, costs, liabilities or damages that may be
incurred by any such person when using the Site.
5. Uploading Your Sheet Music and Books
5.1 If you complete Registration, you will then be able to upload to your Personal Area sheet music and books together, in each case,
with associated metadata (collectively "Content"). You will then be able to: (i) select territories and services ("Digital Distribution
Services") via which your Content will be distributed; and (ii) pay the applicable distribution fee(s).
5.2 If you complete Registration, you may only upload Content in accordance with clause 4 and:
(a) you must not upload any Content that we deem to be harmful, threatening, unlawful, confidential, defamatory, offensive, infringing,
inflammatory, harassing, obscene, indecent, fraudulent, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, hateful, or racially, ethnically or
otherwise objectionable or which restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Site, or which may expose us or other
users of the Site to any harm or liability of any type;
(b) you must not upload any private information of any third party
(c) you may only upload Content to the Site which either you own or which you have the permission of the owner of that material to
upload and you must not upload any Content the Rights in which are owned by any third party; and
(d) you must not upload any material in breach of confidence or in contravention of the Data Protection Act or any other applicable
data protection or privacy legislation.
5.3 All Content that you upload to your Personal Area may be seen by the owners and users of the Digital Distribution Services which
you select to distribute your Content. Please do not include the following information in any Content that you upload to Your Personal
Area: telephone numbers; addresses; surname; banking details and other personally identifying information.
5.4 You acknowledge that we do not actively monitor Content uploaded to the Site and that we may delete or remove from the Site
immediately without notice any Content, for any or no reason, including without limitation, if we believe in our absolute discretion that
such Content: (i) infringes the Rights or other proprietary rights of any third person or is otherwise unlawful; and/or (ii) is offensive,
insulting, defamatory, obscene, indecent, objectionable or otherwise inappropriate or which is uploaded in breach of these Terms of
Use. Such removal will be without any admission as to liability and without prejudice to our other rights and remedies.
6. Property Rights
domain names, registered designs and design rights, copyright (including such rights in computer software and databases), rights in
performances, database rights and moral rights, rights subsisting in inventions, designs, drawings and computer programs (in each
case for the full period thereof and extensions, revivals and renewals thereof), applications for the foregoing and the right to apply for
any of the foregoing anywhere in the world, and all similar rights anywhere in the world including those subsisting in inventions,
designs, drawings and computer programs.
6.2 All Rights in and to the Site and all content and materials contained in the Site, including without limitation any text, photographs,
pictures, graphics, diagrams, video, audio, music, software, applications and their compilation and lay out (but excluding any Content)
(the "Site Content") are owned by and shall remain owned by us or our licensors.
6.3 Save as expressly permitted herein, any other use of the Site Content and any copying, reproduction, modification, distribution,
sale or any other use of any Site Content for any purpose shall be an infringement of our Rights.
6.4 In the event that you download any Site Content from the Site, you own the medium on which the Site Content is recorded but we
do not transfer title to such Site Content to you and we retain full and complete title to the Site Content at all times, and all Rights
therein. You may not redistribute, sell, de-compile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or otherwise reduce any software contained in the
Site Content to eye-readable form.
6.5 Please contact us if you believe that content displayed on the Site has violated your Rights.
7.1 We are not responsible or liable in any manner for any Content or Site Content on the Site and we do not control and are not
responsible for what members or any other users upload on the Site.
7.2 While we try to ensure that the information on the Site is correct, we do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, currency or
reliability of the Site or the Site Content or the Content. Commentary and information is not intended to amount to advice and you
should not rely on it without seeking independent advice for your circumstances. We may make changes to the Site, or to any services,
products, prices or fees described in it, at any time without notice. We will exercise all reasonable skill and care in providing the Site
and the Site Content and the Content. The Site and/or any Site Content and/or the Content may be out of date, and we make no
commitment to update such material.
provided on an "as is" basis without representation or warranty of any kind, either express or implied (whether by common law,
custom, statute or otherwise). We do not warrant or make any representations that the Site, the Site Content and Content will meet
your requirements nor that your use of the Site or the Site Content or the Content will not infringe the rights of any third party nor do we
make any warranty or representations regarding the use or the results of the use of any Site Content and/or Content in terms of their
completeness, accuracy, currency, reliability, or otherwise. Therefore, we advise you to check any Site Content and Content as any
reliance that you place on the accuracy, completeness, currency or reliability of that information is at your own risk.
7.4 We do not warrant that the Site, the Site Content, the Content and any function of the Site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that
defects will be corrected, or that the Site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. We will
not be held responsible for the security of the Site or for any disruption of the Site however caused, loss of or corruption of any material
in transit, or loss of or corruption of material or data when downloaded onto any computer system.
8.1 If you complete Registration, you will have the ability to copy and use embeddable widgets on the Site. These widgets contain links
to websites and microsites that are operated by third parties. We make no warranties or representations whatsoever about any such
site which you may access through these widgets or through this Site or any services or products that they may provide. Without
limiting the foregoing, these sites are not in any way approved, checked, edited, vetted or endorsed by us and you agree that we shall
not be responsible or liable in any way for the content, advertising, products or services available from such sites, their suitability,
accuracy, compliance with relevant laws or accessibility of any information, data, advice or statements or for the quality or functionality
of any products or services available on such sites or for any transactions, dealings or arrangements that you may have, or the
consequences of such transactions, dealings or arrangements with such third party site operators.
8.2 If you choose to access a site beyond our control, you do so at your own risk. You agree that any use of any such third party site
may be subject to your acceptance of additional terms and conditions of a third party. You agree that any transactions, dealings or
arrangements that you have with such third party site operator (including without limitation buying any products or services) shall be
direct with such third party on the terms and conditions (if any) of the third party and not with us. You hereby agree that we are not
liable in any way in relation to such transactions, dealings or arrangements and you hereby waive any claim you might have against us
with respect to such sites. Any arrangements made between you and any such third parties are at your sole risk and responsibility.
8.3 From time to time third parties may link to our Site without our express consent or knowledge. We are not responsible in any way
for any transactions, dealings or arrangements which you may have with these unauthorized sites or any content which may be
displayed or linked to by these third parties. If you do come across any link which is offensive or otherwise unsuitable or inappropriate
to us or our users please let us know.
9. Access to the site
9.1 While we try to ensure that the Site is normally available 24 hours a day, we shall not be liable if for any reason the Site is
unavailable at any time or for any period.
9.2 Access to the Site may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for
reasons beyond our control.
10.1 We may remove the Site (including without limitation your Personal Area) or cease the provision of any of the services available
through the Site in our sole discretion for any reason at any time with or without notice.
10.2 We may terminate your access to the Site for any reason in our sole discretion at any time with or without notice.
10.3 If you have completed Registration you shall be entitled to terminate your membership of the Site in accordance with clause 5 of
the Terms and Conditions. Termination of your membership, howsoever caused, shall not affect the accrued rights and liabilities of
either you or us as at the time of such termination.
11. Limitation of Liability
11.1 You expressly agree that your use of and browsing of the Site and the use of Site Content are at your own risk.
11.2 You agree that we shall not be liable for: (a) any direct loss, claim or damage; (b) any indirect loss, claim or damage, or any
punitive, special, incidental or consequential damages of any kind; or (c) any loss of profit or loss of savings or loss or corruption of data (in each case whether direct or indirect), in each case whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability, or
otherwise, which arises out of or is in any way connected with (i) any use of the Site (including without limitation if relevant, your
Personal Area) or the Site Content or the Content; (ii) any failure or delay in the use of any component of the Site, the Site Content, the
Content or any service including, without limitation, any unavailability of the Site, the Site Content, the Content, or the services
irrespective of the duration of any period of unavailability; or (iii) any use of or reliance upon the Site, Site Content, the Content, or any
information, material, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the Site, in all cases even if we have been
forewarned of the possibility of such loss or damage.
11.4 Without limiting the effect of the above clauses, due to the inherent risks of using the internet, we cannot be liable for any damage
to, or viruses that may infect your computer equipment or any other property when using or browsing the Site. The downloading or
other acquisition of any Site Content and/or Content through the Site is done at your own discretion and risk and with your agreement
that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the downloading or
acquisition of any such Site Content and/or Content.
11.5 Laws applicable in your country of residence may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential
damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
You agree to indemnify, keep indemnified, defend and hold us and our parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates and each of our
respective officers, directors, employees, owners, agents, contractors, partners, information providers and licensors harmless from and
against any and all claims, damages, liability, demands, losses, costs and expenses (including legal fees) (whether or not foreseeable
or avoidable) incurred or suffered by any of such parties and any claims or legal proceedings which are brought or threatened arising
out of or in connection with your use of the Site, the Site Content, the Content, or any other services provided through the Site, your
conduct in connection with the Site or services provided or with other users of the Site, any purchases, transactions, dealings or
any third party.
13. Data Protection and Privacy
Except for the banking information provided securely by You using your Personal Area for the purpose of receiving royalty payments
from us, we do not store any other financial or credit information about You.
that or any other right unless we acknowledge and agree to such a waiver in writing.
our obligations and liabilities concerning its subject matter and supersede any previous agreements between the parties relating
thereto. Subject to clause 11 you shall have no remedy in respect of any untrue statement made to you upon which you relied in