OnlineTicketSpot.com acts as an intermediary between buyers and ticket sellers (defined below) to facilitate the purchase and sale of event tickets, and as such is not directly involved in the actual ticket sale transaction between the buyers and TICKET SELLERS. The following are the rules or "TERMS" that govern use of the OnlineTicketSpot.com Web Site ("SITE") by you, the USER of the SITE ("USER"). By using or visiting the SITE, USER expressly agrees to be bound by these TERMS and to follow these TERMS and all applicable laws and regulations governing the SITE. OnlineTicketSpot.com reserves the right to change these TERMS at any time, effective immediately upon posting on the SITE. If USER violates these TERMS OnlineTicketSpot.com may terminate USER's access to the SITE, bar USER from future use of the SITE, cancel USER's ticket order, and/or take appropriate legal action against USER.
Definitions. All ticket inventory is supplied either by a TICKET BROKER, a business that specializes in the purchase and sale of tickets (hereinafter known as "TICKET BROKER"), a primary ticketing source such as a venue or a promoter (hereinafter known as "PRIMARY SELLER"), or individual USERS of SITE who offer tickets for sale (hereinafter known as "PRIVATE SELLER"), all hereinafter collectively known as "TICKET SELLERS". Additionally in certain situations the SITE may act as a TICKET SELLER.
Ticket Inventory. The ticket inventory available for sale on SITE is listed and supplied independently by TICKET SELLERS unless otherwise stated.
Orders. Orders through SITE will be fulfilled by one of our network of participating TICKET SELLERS. Contact information for the TICKET SELLER who fulfills USER's order (hereinafter known as "FULFILLER") will be provided to USER upon completion of the purchase process. If this information is lost, USER may contact email@example.com to retrieve information about the order.
Above Face Value. Tickets sold through SITE are often obtained through secondary market TICKET SELLERS and are being resold, in many cases, above the price or "face value" listed on the ticket. All ticket prices include additional service charges and handling fees as defined on each order. SITE and its TICKET SELLERS are not directly affiliated with any performer, sports team, or venue; and SITE does not act as a primary sale box office, unless otherwise stated. By agreeing to these TERMS, USER agrees that the purchase price for tickets on their order does not reflect the original purchase price of the ticket and may be either higher or lower than the original purchase price.
Ticket Pricing. SITE cannot confirm the price of an item until after an order is completed by USER. Despite SITE's best efforts, a small number of the items listed on the SITE may be priced incorrectly. If the FULFILLER discovers an item's correct price is higher than the stated price, the FULFILLER may, complete the order at the original price on USER's order, contact USER to inform them of different price with an option to purchase, or cancel USER's order.
Locality. Prices stated on the SITE do not include any state or other local taxes that may apply to USER's order. All prices are in United States Dollars (USD) unless otherwise specifically stated. TICKET SELLERS may collect sales tax as is appropriate for their locality.
Credit Card Charges. USER's credit card will be charged by the FULFILLER responsible for fulfilling their order and not SITE. If you have any questions about charges on your credit card statement, feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or to direct your question directly to FULFILLER responsible for completing the ticket order. TICKET SELLERS may charge or authorize USERS credit card in advance of confirming ticket availability. If tickets are ultimately found to be unavailable as per our Availability Policy the USERS credit card will not be charged or USER will receive a full refund for the charged amount.
Refunds. All sales through SITE are final. Since tickets are a one-of-a-kind item and not replaceable, there are no refunds, exchanges or cancellations.
If an event is postponed and later rescheduled, tickets will be honored, per venue policy, for the new event date. Refunds shall not be issued for postponed events. New tickets will not need to be issued. USER should save their tickets for use on the new event date.
If an event is cancelled without a rescheduled date, USER may contact the FULFILLER for a refund. The FULFILLER may require the USER to return the supplied tickets at USERS expense before receiving any refund. SITE is not responsible for providing or securing this refund for USER. Any shipping and handling charges are not refundable.
Neither SITE nor the FULFILLER will issue exchanges or refunds, after a purchase has been made, for lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed tickets. When USER receives tickets, USER should keep them in a safe place. Please note that direct sunlight or heat may damage tickets.
SITE does not guarantee the accuracy of event information on SITE including but not limited to event name, event location or venue, event start time, or event date.
SITE cannot guarantee ticket availability until the USER is in possession of their tickets. Generally, all ticket listings on SITE are a unique set of tickets from an individual TICKET SELLER. Some ticket listings on SITE may only be representations of available tickets and not actual seat locations or currently available tickets. Occasionally tickets ordered may no longer be available at the price or in the quantity originally ordered at the time the order is received. If equivalent or better seat locations are available at the same price, and USER has selected to be automatically upgraded, the FULFILLER or SITE may fill the order with the alternative seat locations for USER. If USER has not selected to be automatically upgraded, a representative from the FULFILLER, or the SITE, may contact USER to discuss alternative seat locations.
In order to protect our USERs from fraud, a USER may be required to provide additional proof of identify on any order. Proof of identity may include but is not limited to a signed credit card authorization and/or photocopies of public documents such as a state driver's license or federal passport.
All orders are shipped to USER using the delivery method chosen for the order. All shipments are to the billing address of USERS credit card (no exceptions). Most orders are shipped the same business day in which they are received. Orders placed after business hours may be shipped on the next business day. All shipments will require a signature at the point of delivery.
For certain events including but not limited to the following: all off-season orders for professional sporting leagues, concerts, and Las Vegas events tickets may not be available for immediate shipment. In these situations tickets may be marked with an estimated ship date. USER will be provided with account access information that will allow them to view the status of their order and tracking information, if available, after purchase. In the case where tracking information is not available USER may contact a representative of the FULFILLER for shipment information or an estimated delivery date. Tickets will be shipped when available, and choice of an expedited delivery method does not guarantee that tickets will be shipped immediately. All shipments will require a signature at the point of delivery.
Customers outside of the United States must choose an International Delivery option. If a domestic shipping option is chosen for an order to be shipped outside the United States, the shipping cost will be adjusted by the FULILLER after the order is placed to use the International Rate.
If USER specifies a shipping address that does not allow for Delivery Verification, such as a Post Office Box, USER may be required to pay an additional fee to cover the additional risks associated with this type of order. If such a shipping address is used, the FULFILLER will, at their discretion, either contact you about the additional fee prior to shipping or cancel your order and notify you of such cancellation.
USER agrees that USER is only authorized to visit, view and to retain a copy of pages of this SITE for USER's own personal use, and that you shall not duplicate, download, publish, modify or otherwise distribute the material on this SITE for any purpose other than to review event and promotional information, for personal use, or to purchase tickets or merchandise for USER's personal use, unless otherwise specifically authorized by SITE to do so. The content and software on this SITE is the property of SITE and/or its suppliers and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.
The SITE may automatically produce search results that reference or link to third party SITEs throughout the World Wide Web. SITE has no control over these SITEs or the content within them. SITE cannot guarantee, represent or warrant that the content contained in the SITEs is accurate, legal and/or inoffensive. SITE does not endorse the content of any third party SITE, nor do we warrant that they will not contain viruses or otherwise impact USER's computer systems. By using the SITE to search for or link to another SITE, USER agrees and understands that USER may not make any claim against SITE for any damages or losses, whatsoever, resulting from use of the SITE to obtain search results or to link to another SITE. If USER experiences a problem with a link from the SITE, please notify us at email@example.com and we will investigate USER's claim and take any actions we deem appropriate at our sole discretion.
Violation of the Terms
SITE, in its sole discretion, and without prior notice, may terminate USER's access to the SITE, cancel USER's ticket order or exercise any other remedy available to it. USER agrees that monetary damages may not provide a sufficient remedy to SITE for violations of these terms and conditions and USER consents to injunctive or other equitable relief for such violations. SITE may release USER information by operation of law, if the information is necessary to address an unlawful or harmful activity against SITE. SITE is not required to provide any refund to USER if you are terminated as a USER of this SITE.
Intellectual Property Information
SITE MAKES NO ASSURANCES THAT THE SITE WILL BE ERROR-FREE, UNINTERRUPTED, OR PROVIDE SPECIFIC RESULTS FROM USE OF THE SITE OR ANY SITE CONTENT, SEARCH OR LINK THEREIN. THE SITE AND SITE CONTENT ARE DELIVERED ON AN "AS-IS" AND "AS-AVAILABLE" BASIS. SITE MAKES NO ASSURANCES THAT FILES USER ACCESSES OR DOWNLOADS FROM THE SITE WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR CONTAMINATION OR DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES. SITE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING ALSO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. SITE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, VICARIOUS, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR LOSS OF PROFITS OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, WHETHER BASED UPON BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF WARRANTY, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
SITE DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY FOR THE ACTS, OMISSIONS AND CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY USERS, SITE USERS, ADVERTISERS AND/OR SPONSORS ON THE SITE, IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE SERVICE OR OTHERWISE RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND/OR THE SITE SERVICE. SITE IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE PRODUCTS, SERVICES, ACTIONS OR FAILURE TO ACT OF ANY TICKET BROKER, VENUE, PERFORMER, PROMOTER OR OTHER THIRD PARTY IN CONNECTION WITH OR REFERENCED ON THE SITE.
Limitation on Liability
Except in jurisdictions where such provisions are restricted, in no event will SITE be liable to USER for any indirect, vicarious, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damages, including lost profits, even if SITE has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
If there is any dispute about or involving the SITE, by using the SITE, USER agrees that the dispute will be governed by the laws of the State of Connecticut without regard to its conflict of law provisions. USER agrees to personal jurisdiction by venue in the state and federal courts of the State of Connecticut, County of Hartford, and City of Hartford.
Indemnity. USER agrees to indemnify and hold SITE, its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents and other partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of USER's use of the SITE, including also USER's use of the SITE to provide a link to another site or to upload content or other information to the SITE.
USER will select a username and password as part of the registration process. All USER account pages are protected with Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption. USER is fully responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of their username and password. USER agrees to immediately notify SITE at firstname.lastname@example.org should USER know, or have reasonable grounds to suspect, that the username or password have been compromised. SITE shall not be responsible for USER's failure to abide by this paragraph. SITE may, in its sole discretion, terminate the USER's account for any reason. Under no circumstances shall SITE be liable to any USER or third party for termination of a USER's account.
Third Party Advertisers
SITE may allow third party advertisers to advertise on the SITE. SITE undertakes no responsibility for USER's dealings with, including any on-line or other purchases from, any third party advertisers. SITE shall not be responsible for any loss or damage incurred by USER in its dealings with third party advertisers.
SITE reserves the right to amend this policy at any time. SITE will contact registered USERs by email or shall post a notice of changes in its SITE, when and if the terms of this policy are amended.