Terms of Use

By accessing CookieHound.com or using any part of the site, you agree to abide by these terms and conditions. The materials contained in this website are protected by applicable copyright law.

  1. By using CookieHound.com, you are granted permission to share the images for personal viewing purposes only. You may not:
    • modify, copy or use the images or materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);
    • alter any software contained on CookieHound.com
    • remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the images/materials; or
    • transfer the images/materials to another person or “mirror” the images/materials on any other server.
    • If you violate any of these restrictions, CookieHound has the right to terminate your permissions to this site at any time.
  2. By submitting images and text descriptions to CookieHound.com you authorize its use and agree to the following:
    • submitter owns the copyright of the image or has obtained permission to use and submit the image;
    • submitter grants to CookieHound the nonexclusive web rights to use any image accepted with owner attribution across CookieHound social media outlets;
    • submitter allows CookieHound to use images for internal site advertising and advertising to promote site and other press purposes.
  3. By providing links to other sites, CookieHound does not make any representations concerning the accuracy, results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its website or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site. CookieHound does not endorse, approve or guarantee the information, recipes or products available on these external sites. Use of any such linked websites is at the visitor’s own risk and responsibility.
  4. CookieHound has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its website and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site.
  5. The materials appearing on CookieHound.com could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. CookieHound does not warrant that any of the materials on its website are accurate, complete, or current. CookieHound may make changes to the materials contained on its website at any time without notice.
  6. Our goal is to maintain the highest level of system availability to our users. In rare cases, the CookieHound web site may be unavailable or unable to record and process data, for reasons within our control (scheduled maintenance) or beyond our control (unscheduled maintenance, hardware failure, malicious attack). Scheduled maintenance to the CookieHound system will be performed from time to time which may result in parts of the site to be unavailable for a brief period of time. No refund or compensation is available for any reason should the service being unavailable for any time. CookieHound, its owners, subsidiaries, directors, employees, attorneys, affiliates, and licensors will not be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special consequential or exemplary damages which may be incurred by you, however caused and under any theory of liability. This shall include but not be limited to any loss of profit (whether incurred directly or indirectly), any loss of goodwill or reputation, any loss of data, cost to procure of substitute goods or services, or other intangible loss. In the unlikely event that the Services should experience system failure, CookieHound will make its best efforts to return the system to its exact state as it existed prior to the failure. In the event this is not possible, the most recent backup will be restored.
  7. In no event shall CookieHound or its submitters be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on CookieHound.com, even if CookieHound or a CookieHound authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.
  8. CookieHound reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace the Terms of Use at any time. By using this website you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these terms and conditions of use.
  9. As a condition of use, you promise not to use the services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use, or any other purpose not reasonably intended by CookieHound.
  10. You are responsible for your submissions and the consequences of posting or publishing them. Make sure you have the authorization to submit a picture, either because you own it, or you have permission to post it. CookieHound will remove submissions if it infringes on another’s rights.
  11. Any claim relating to the CookieHound web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
  12. By registering, information about you is subject to our privacy policy.