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INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS.
This Site and the Materials contain and reference trademarks, patents, trade secrets, technologies, products, processes or other proprietary rights of BBI, through its subsidiaries, and/or other parties. No license or right to or in any such trademarks, patents, trade secrets, technologies, products, processes and other proprietary rights of BBI, through its subsidiaries, and/or other parties is granted to or conferred upon you. Reproduction or storage of Materials obtained from this Site is subject to the U.S. Copyright Act of 1976, Title 17 U.S.C. No Materials may be reproduced, distributed, posted, displayed, uploaded, or transmitted except as expressly permitted herein. You may not remove any copyright, trademark notice or proprietary notices from the Materials; or use the Materials or this Site except as permitted in this Agreement. The use of any Materials from the Site on any other internet, intranet, web or other site or computer environment is prohibited. You may not utilize framing techniques to frame any BBI trademarks, logos, or other proprietary information (including images and text). You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing our name, trademarks or other proprietary information.
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All contents of this Site are the copyrighted property of BBI, or its subsidiaries, affiliates, or a BBI licensor, as applicable. All contents of the Site are protected by United States and international copyright laws. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. is a trade name describing the subsidiary companies of Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. involved in the restaurant industry in the U.S. and around the world. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the franchisor/licensor of the BBI brand names and marks. Trademarks owned by a BBI company may not be used or displayed publicly without the prior written permission of the owner of the marks, except for downloaded logos and photographs as and if provided for elsewhere on the Site. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
The following are some of the service marks owned by Bloomin’ Brands, Inc., or its subsidiaries, or affiliates: OSI Restaurant Partners, LLC, Outback Steakhouse, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, Bonefish Grill, Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar, Boomerang Club and Carrabba’s Amici Club.
If you believe that your work has been copied and posted to our Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, you should provide our Copyright Agent with a written notice that sets forth the infringement details. To be effective, the notice must contain the following information: (1) a description of the copyrighted work that you believe has been infringed; (2) a description of the material that you claim is infringing the copyrighted work and a detailed description of where it is located on our Site; (3) your address, telephone number, and e-mail address; (4) a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; (5) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf; and (6) an electronic or physical signature of the copyright owner or person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest.
Please send the written notice to our Copyright Agent at the following address by mail or e-mail:
Bloomin’ Brands, Inc.
Attn: Copyright Agent/Legal Department
2202 N. West Shore Boulevard, Suite 500
Tampa, FL 33607
We reserve the right, in appropriate circumstances and at our discretion, to terminate the privileges of any account holder who repeatedly infringes the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of BBI or others.
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Offensive – offensive language or images, including but not limited to nudity.
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BBI reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify your access or terminate your access to the Site and your account, if applicable, at any time, without notice. The provisions above relating to Intellectual Property, Disclaimer of Warranties & Limitation of Liability, Indemnification & Release, and Applicable Law & Disputes will survive termination of this Agreement.
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OUR CONTACT INFORMATION
Bloomin’ Brands, Inc.
2202 N. West Shore Boulevard, Suite 500
Tampa, FL 33607