Terms of Service

If you have specific questions that are not addressed here, or in the FAQ please reach out thru the contact page to get a direct answer.

General




1. Statement of Rights and Responsibilities

By using or accessing SFTraxx's Services, you agree to this Statement, as updated from time to time. If there are changes made, your continued use of the SFTraxx services constitutes your acceptance of the amended terms, policies and guidelines.

2. Safety and Accounts
 

At SFTraxx.com, we do our best to keep the site safe, but cannot guarantee it. We need your help, which includes the following by you:
  • You will not upload viruses or other malicious code.
  • You will not abuse the account system
  • You will not spam
  • You will not post abusive or harmful content
  • You will not participate in fraudulent activity on the site
Please note: SF Traxx reserves the right to terminate accounts (without warning or reason) when a user is found in violation of  the terms of the site.

3. Indemnification

By using or accessing the SFTraxx.com Services, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless SF Traxx, SFTraxx.com and its directors, officers, employees, agents, stockholders, affiliates, subcontractors and customers from and against all allegations, claims, actions, suits, demands, damages, liabilities, obligations, losses, settlements, judgments, costs and expenses (including without limitation attorneys’ fees and costs) which may arise out of, relate to or result from any act or omission of the services from this site.


4. Free download usage

 
At sftraxx.com free downloads were being offered as a courtesy. Due to multiple license abuse and violations the choice was unfortunately made to discontinue offering free downloads.

That being said, if you have used (or downloaded the free downloads in the past) the "Sf Traxx" Vocal tag must remain in the track if you are using the free download in a project. (You may not "cut it out" of the track.) If you'd like to use the music with the vocal tag removed, affordable, untagged format upgrades are available from the beat store.

Failure to abide by these terms will void your license.


5. YouTube Usage


You are allowed to use the music in your YouTube video as stated on the site but you may receive a copyright notification.

If you receive this notification you still can continue to use the music. This requires no action on your part, however monetization on the video using the music may be disabled and ads may be placed on your video as a result.

If you do not want ads on your video and wish to monetize the video using the music you must purchase a license.

SF Traxx retains his copyrights and the rights to administer the master on YouTube.


To remove the copyright claim notification and enable video monetization:

Simply dispute the claim with YouTube and submit proof of the format upgrade (eg: provide a copy of the PayPal receipt transaction id)


6. File Delivery

 
Upon completed checkout, you will receive an email containing download links. 

If you are having difficulty downloading your files click here to contact us.


7. Referrals

The referral program has been removed.


8. Advertisements

At sftraxx.com, we strive to provide value to our visitors by delivering quality and transparency. Please understand that this site does receive compensation from various advertisers and and affiliates and also offers opportunities for publishers to advertise on the site which is clearly indicated by the advertise links on the site.

Additionally, we also offer links to products and services in which we do not make any commission because we believe that they will be of value to our visitors.  If you have any questions regarding the advertisements on this site or would like to advertise with us please contact us via the contact page.


9. Credit

Credit must always be given to SF Traxx in written form.

• Credit must be displayed as:
“Prod. by SF Traxx – www.sftraxx.com”
or
“Music by SF Traxx – www.sftraxx.com”

Additionally a link to the website must be displayed as well.

By making a purchase of any kind or downloading beats, you agree to credit SF Traxx as the producer wherever possible in a written form (cd cover/booklet, song or video descriptions, YouTube videos, file-names, mixtapes, albums, singles, remixes, social network pages such as Facebook, music sites such as soundcloud, reverbnation, etc.).

Any displayed or downloadable files such as mp3s, wav files, etc. must include ‘prod. SF Traxx’ within the file name.


10. Previous license purchases


If you have purchased usage licenses in the past from SF Traxx or sftraxx.com your licenses remain valid and you still must adhere to the license terms you agreed to at that time.


11. Chargebacks / Fraudulent purchases / Fraudulent Usage


In the event that a fraudulent payment has been made or a payment / transaction has been reversed - the usage license issued to the buyer becomes null and void. SF Traxx reserves the right to pursue legal action against said individual.

Additionally the same rule applies if you have acquired any music by Sf Traxx fraudulently (eg: downloaded it from YouTube, or any source not authorized to distribute licenses to use the music) and use it in your project.

Legal action can and will be taken against you.


12. Samples

Samples contained herein: SF Traxx does not warrant, is not, and shall not be held liable, in any fashion, for the clearance of any/all samples/loops/files/sounds/midi file(s) contained in any arrangement. You are granted a license to use “SF Traxx’s work" contained in the arrangement in your “new derivative work”. The licensee is responsible for obtaining any/all clearance required by law, for any and/or all commercial distribution of the entire arrangement.


If you have any questions about any particular sound or sample please contact Sf Traxx via the contact page.


13. Portfolio Usage 

SF Traxx reserves the right to use any arrangement on any and/or all mediums for portfolio/promotional usage. This includes (but is not limited to) distributing the instrumentals on iTunes, Pandora, etc as an "instrumental collection".


14. License transfer

Any license issued by “SF Traxx” expressly forbids the resale or distribution of intellectual property for which “SF Traxx” is the licensor as they exist or any modification made thereof. The licensee cannot sell, loan, lease, rent, remix, give away, rearrange, remove melodies, instruments, drum programming, or transfer the products licensed to the purchaser by “SF Traxx” to any other entity including but not limited to: artist, record label, production company, individual producer, or to any product that is competitor (this includes re-selling or giving away - using “SF Traxx” as licensor) without consent from Sf Traxx.

Again: If you have any questions about a particular sound patch or sample contained in an arrangement please contact SF Traxx.






Again: Usage of any and/or all files and/or Failure to comply with any of the terms stated here in this license agreement during the time (s) of purchase, revokes your licensing rights in this agreement.
By using any beat(s) from SF Traxx means an acceptance of these terms. This contract is binding throughout the universe.

SF Traxx also reserves the right to revise, amend and edit the licensing agreement or cancel this service or any service provided by Sf Traxx at anytime without providing prior notice to anyone.

No returns, refunds or Exchanges.

All rights reserved.

©2017 SFTraxx

Last updated: Tues April 11th 2017