Site Terms

Acceptance of Terms of Use and Revisions

Proof66 LLC provides this website (the “Website”) to you (“You”) subject to your acceptance of the following terms and conditions of use (these “Terms of Use”). By accessing or using the Website You agree to be bound by these Terms of Use without limitation or qualification. If You do not agree to be bound by these Terms of Use, You must not access or use the Website. Proof66 LLC may, at any time, without notice or liability, revise these Terms of Use by updating this web page. You should periodically revisit this web page to review any revisions to these Terms of Use. If any revision is not acceptable to You, You must cease accessing and using the Website. If You continue to access or use the Website after any revisions are posted You will be deemed to have accepted those revisions.

Age Verification

Proof66 aims to provide spirits-related information to only those individuals who are legally permitted to buy and consume alcohol. By using this site, you affirm that you are old enough to buy and consume alcohol in your local country, state, province, region, or jurisdiction of residence.

Terms of Use

You may access and use the Website and the information, features and services thereon (collectively, the “Content”) only in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and with these Terms of Use. The Website and the Content are made available to You for informational purposes only and are not intended to be a substitute for professional advice, assessment or evaluation. The Website and the Content should not be relied upon as the sole basis for making a purchase or sale decision. Proof66 LLC is not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for the accuracy, relevancy, completeness or timeliness of the Content. You agree that all risk associated with your use of, or reliance on, any Content rests with You. You further agree that Proof66 LLC shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of, or in connection with, your use of, or reliance on, any Content.

User Submitted Content

By submitting an image, photo, avatar, or any content to or through the Website, you grant Proof66 LLC an unlimited worldwide right to republish the content in any online or printed form. Proof66 LLC reserves the right to modify, translate, republish, reproduce, and/or distribute any and all content submitted to the Website. You are entirely responsible for all Content that you post, email or otherwise make available via the Website. You agree that under no circumstances will Proof66 LLC be liable in any way for any Content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed or otherwise made available via the Website. You acknowledge that Proof66 LLC shall have the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to refuse, delete or move any Content that is available via the Website, for violating the letter or spirit of the Terms of Use or for any other reason.

User Conduct

As a condition of use, you agree not to use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use, or any other purpose not reasonably intended by Proof66 LLC.

By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree not to use the Website:
  • to abuse, harass, threaten, impersonate or intimidate other users;
  • to contribute any Content that is infringing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, offensive or otherwise violates any law or right of any third party;
  • for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. If you are an international user, you agree to comply with all local laws regarding online conduct and acceptable content;
  • to post or transmit, or cause to be posted or transmitted, any communication or solicitation designed or intended to obtain password, account, or private information from any user;
  • to create or submit unwanted email ("Spam") to any other users or any URL;
  • to violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws);
  • You will not use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access the Website for any purpose without our express written consent and permission. Additionally, you agree that you will not: (i) take any action that imposes or may impose in our sole discretion an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; (ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website or any activities conducted on the Website; or (iii) bypass any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Website;

Commercial Use and Restrictions

You must not, directly or indirectly, print, copy, reproduce, save onto a computer, modify, translate, merge with other data, frame in another website, post on another website, or otherwise use the Content for any commercial or non-personal purpose. You must not, directly or indirectly, display, post, disseminate, distribute, publish, broadcast, transfer, sell or sublicense the Content to another individual or entity. The prohibited uses expressly include but are not limited to “screen scraping”, “database scraping” and any other activity intended to collect, store, re-organize, summarize or manipulate any Content (whether via an automatic program or a manual process).

Any desired use of the Content for commercial or non-personal purposes can be requested by contacting Proof66 LLC. Use of Content requests should include a detailed description of the nature of the desired usage.

Intellectual Property Rights

The Website and all of the Content (including the organization and layout of the Website and all software used in connection with the Website) are, and at all times remain, the property of Proof66 LLC and/or its licensors. The Website and all of the Content are protected by intellectual property rights owned by Proof66 LLC and/or its licensors. You agree to abide by all intellectual property notices, information and restrictions on, or displayed with, the Content. Note that any Content owned by Proof66 LLC or its licensors may be subject to additional restrictions.

Image Policy

All images used are assumed to be promotional/marketing photos made available to the press for the purpose of describing and reviewing spirits. If any party feels that intellectual property rights issues exist or that images are being used without permission, please contact us and we will address the concern immediately.

Third Party Websites and Content Linked to the Website

The Website may contain links to third party websites or content posted on third party websites (the “Links”). Proof66 LLC provides the Links only as a convenience to help You identify and locate other Internet resources that may be of interest.
You acknowledge that Proof66 LLC:
  • does not endorse any third party website or content accessible via the Links;
  • does not act as an editor, publisher or disseminator of any content accessible via the Links and does not control or monitor any third party website;
  • does not make any representation or warranty of any kind regarding the Links;
  • is not responsible, directly or indirectly, in any way for the accuracy, relevancy, completeness, timeliness or legality of any content accessible via the Links; and
  • is not responsible, directly or indirectly, in any way for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of, or in connection with, your use of, or reliance on, any of the Links.
You agree that You are solely responsible for:
  • taking all protective measures to guard against viruses and other destructive elements;
  • abiding by the terms and conditions of use and the privacy policies posted at the third party websites; and
  • evaluating the content accessible via the Links and bearing all risks associated with your use of, and reliance on, any such content.

Personal or Non-Commercial Links to the Website on Third Party Websites

If You want to include a link to the Website on your website (the “Third Party Link”), You must provide Proof66 LLC with appropriate accreditation.

Commercial or Non-Personal Links to the Website on Third Party Websites

If You want to include a link to the Website on your website (the “Third Party Link”), You must:
  • provide Proof66 LLC with prior written notice describing the nature and features of your website and the proposed appearance and location of the Third Party Link; and
  • obtain the prior written consent of Proof66 LLC to establish the Third Party Link and abide by any terms and conditions required by Proof66 LLC as part of its consent.

    Proof66 LLC may at any time, in its sole and absolute discretion, revoke its consent to establish a Third Party Link, with or without cause, upon reasonable notice to You. Upon exercise of this right by Proof66 LLC, You must immediately remove all of your links to the Website and must cease all use of the Proof66 LLC Content or Intellectual Property. If You refuse or neglect to remove all of your links to the Website or to cease using the Content and Intellectual Property, You acknowledge that such refusal or neglect will result in immediate and irreparable damage to Proof66 LLC and that Proof66 LLC shall be entitled to relief in the way of temporary and permanent injunctions and such other and further relief as a court may deem just and proper.
Proof66 LLC is not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for any content available on a third party website that has established a link to the Website.

Disclaimers

You expressly understand and agree that:
  • The Content and the Links are provided for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon as professional advice or as a guarantee or warranty in respect of an alcohol purchase or sale.
  • The Website, the Contents and the Links are provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis.
  • Any use of, or reliance on, the Website, the Contents and/or the Links is at your sole risk.
  • No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by You from Proof66 LLC, its franchisees, brokers or sales people or from the Website, shall create any warranty not expressly stated in these Terms of Use.

Limitation of Liability

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT WILL PROOF66 LLC OR ITS LICENSORS AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS HAVE ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER LEGAL BASIS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF OR ACCESS TO, OR ANY INCONVENIENCE, DELAY OR LOSS OF USE OF OR ACCESS TO, THE WEBSITE, ANY CONTENT OR ANY LINKS OR FAILURE OF THE WEBSITE OR ANY LINKS (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DAMAGES SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF OMISSIONS OR INACCURACIES IN THE WEBSITE, ANY CONTENT OR ANY LINKS OR THE TRANSMISSION OF CONFIDENTIAL OR SENSITIVE INFORMATION TO OR FROM THE WEBSITE OR ANY LINKS). THESE LIMITATIONS APPLY EVEN IF THE PARTY LIABLE OR ALLEGEDLY LIABLE HAD BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE OR LOSS OR IF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGE WAS FORESEEABLE. You expressly acknowledge that Proof66 LLC is entering into these Terms of Use and is making the Website, Content and Links available to You in reliance upon the limitations and exclusions of liability and the disclaimers set forth herein and that the same form an essential basis of the contract between You and Proof66 LLC. You expressly agree that the limitations and exclusions of liability and the disclaimers set forth herein will survive, and continue to apply in the case of, a fundamental breach or breaches, the failure of essential purpose of contract, the failure of any exclusive remedy or the termination or suspension by Proof66 LLC of your use of, or access to, the Website.

Guarantees

You represent and warrant that:
  • You are an individual and of the legal age to purchase alocohol in the jurisdiction in which You are resident.
  • You are using the Website in a jurisdiction where access to, or use of, the Website (or any part thereof) is not prohibited or illegal.
  • You will use the Website only for your personal and non-commercial use and only as authorized by these Terms of Use.
  • You are fully able and competent to enter into, and abide by, these Terms of Use.

Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless each of Proof66 LLC and its licensors and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents, including all third parties mentioned on the Website, from and against any and all claims, actions or demands, including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from or related to, or alleged to result from or relate to:
  • your breach of any of these Terms of Use;
  • your access to, use of or reliance on the Website and/or any of the Content, and/or any of the Links; or
  • your communications or dealings with any third parties mentioned on the Website.

Changes to the Website

Proof66 LLC may, at any time without notice or liability, and for any reason whatsoever, change, suspend or terminate any aspect of the Website including, without limitation, any of the Content and any of the Links. Proof6 LLC reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of the Website at any time without notice or liability, but does not have a duty to do so.

Jurisdiction and Choice of Law

You agree that all matters relating to the use of the Website, including without limitation, any of the Content and/or any of the Links shall be governed by the laws of the State of Maryland and the federal laws of the United States of America applicable therein, without reference to conflict of law principles. Proof66 LLC and You each agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of Maryland and to waive any objections based upon venue.

Termination

You acknowledge and agree that Proof66 LLC may, at any time without notice, in its sole and absolute discretion and without cause, suspend or terminate:
  • your use of, or access to, the Website including, without limitation, any of the Content and/or any of the Links; or
  • any of your registrations or subscriptions with the Website.
Upon suspension or termination, Proof66 LLC may remove and discard any Content related to You or your use of the Website and You must discard any link You maintain from your website to the Website. You agree that Proof66 LLC will not be liable to You or any other individual or entity as a result of any such suspension or termination.