Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Jeanine DeOre's Commercial / CU / Professional Terms of Use

Thanks so much for purchasing Jeanine DeOre's (TM) products! Now for the legal stuff...

EFFECTIVE 12/01/2010
These are the current Commercial / CU / Professional Use terms of JEANINE DeORE / JEANINE BAECHTOLD and are subject to change at any time without notice.

Jeanine DeOre (TM) Product - Commercial / CU / Professional Use License
© 2010 Jeanine DeOre (TM)
All rights reserved.

You can find Jeanine DeOre (TM) designs at the following sites:

All included images and sample images in this content set are created and © 2010 Jeanine DeOre (TM)

Purchasing these downloadable graphics, downloading samples, and/or opening the CD indicates your acceptance to abide by the terms of this agreement.

Please note that the purchase of any Commercial / CU / Professional Use may also be used for personal projects provided you follow my personal / S4H / S4O terms of use at Also note, as outlined below, this agreement is based on the purchaser being a representative of a small, home-based business generating less than $12,000 per year. If you are interested in further licensing and / or using these graphics on a larger scale, please contact or my licensing agent at

If you have any questions about this content or this agreement, please contact


1. You may:

(a) use and incorporate the content in your own PERSONAL / S4H / S4O projects provided you follow my personal / S4H / S4O terms of use at;

(b) use, recolor and alter this content to create DIGITAL, PERSONAL USE elements and papers for sale by you ONLY if they are not included "as is" (must be altered, recolored, etc)and ONLY if they are in finished, flattened .jpg / .png format for DIGITAL use;

(c) use the content in DIGITAL freebies available to the public ONLY if they are altered (not just recolored) and in a flattened .jpg / .png format;

(d) modify and alter these files to suit your needs, but under NO circumstances should you claim this content as your own.  Credit is not required, but it is really appreciated! 

(e) make one (1) copy of the content solely for back-up purposes; you must reproduce all proprietary notices on this single back-up copy;



2. You may not do anything with the content that is not expressly permitted above. You may not provide a copy of this content to anyone or allow anyone to gain access to this content "as is". For greater certainty, you may not:

(a) use the content in any money-generating business unless specified above or at;

(b) sub-license this content to any person or business;

(c) use Jeanine DeOre commercial / CU / professional use products (in ways stated above) for more than 30% of each digital product you offer for sale or free;

(d) use this content to create other commercial / CU / professional use products;

(e) use the content to design template applications for resale, including, without limitation, website templates, flash templates, blog templates, and brochure design templates; 

(f) display the content on websites designed to induce sales of "print on demand" products, including postcards, mugs, t-shirts, posters and other items (this includes custom designed websites as well as sites such as Cafe Press (i.e.; 

(g) unless otherwise stated above, claim content or altered Content as your own. You may not alter these graphics and call them your own. You may not take any part of these graphics and add it to your graphic and claim the resulting graphic as your own;

(h) use the Content or any part thereof as part of a trade-mark, design-mark, trade-name, business name, service mark, or logo; 

(i) incorporate the content in any product that results in a re-distribution of the Content (such as electronic greeting card web sites) except as specified above; 

(j) use the content in a fashion that is considered by Jeanine DeOre as pornographic,obscene, defamatory or libelous in nature; 

(k) use any image in the Content that depicts a person to endorse a business, product or service; 

(l) use content to create obscene, defamatory, or immoral works;

(m) remove any notice of copyright, trade-mark or other proprietary right from any place where it appears on or in the content or its accompanying materials; 

(n) distribute, redistribute, repackage, sub-license, re-sell, rent, lend, or otherwise distribute the content or its parts; 

(o) post a copy of this content or its parts on a network server, web server or file sharing site for use by other users;

(p) transfer the rights to the content or accompanying materials (if applicable);

(q) make any content into blogwear, website templates, etc except as specifically provided for elsewhere in this agreement; 

(r) offer this content or its parts on any webpage for download, send them through a list such as a news or Yahoo group or include them in any graphics collection either on the internet or otherwise unless specified above.

These creations are NOT to be re-distributed in any way "as is" (for example, you CANNOT email these files to family / friends, share on websites or groups, etc. unless rasterized as part of your own personal layout, personal card or personal project or for no more than FIVE S4O/S4H projects) and can NOT be claimed as your own.


You agree to give proper credit to the copyright holder, Jeanine DeOre (TM), in the publication. Follow this example: "Patterned background papers by Jeanine DeOre (TM) available at" If your project gets published or featured, please email me for a free gift at

By purchasing these graphics or obtaining any free downloadable graphics by Jeanine DeOre (TM) from,, or, you are agreeing to the terms of this user license.

Your purchase includes a limited use license for one (1) person, which gives you legal permission to use copyrighted intellectual property (Digital Graphics) within the stated parameters of this agreement. Any other use is a violation of federal copyright laws. You do not own the individual graphics, but have purchased the rights to use them as outlined in this agreement. The creator retains all other rights. 

A separate legal license for each set of graphics must be obtained as a download or on CD. This can be done by purchasing a legal download of graphics from,, The only places you can purchase a legal license for downloaded graphics is through or You may also obtain a license through the purchase of an unopened legal CD from, or a reputable retailer. You cannot obtain a legal license any other way.


**NOTE: I keep a record of all purchases in order to track copyright violations.**

These graphics, whether free or not, are protected by international copyright law.

Warning: The unauthorized reproduction or distribution of this copyrighted work is illegal. Criminal copyright infringement, including infringement without monetary gain, is investigated by the FBI and is punishable by up to 5 years in federal prison and a fine of $250,000."

The content is granted to you "AS IS" with no guarantees. 

I appreciate your business. You can contact me anytime at
Thanks so much and have fun using my products!

Jeanine DeOre
Jeanine DeOre Design Studio (TM)

Any fonts, clipart and/or actions are used with permission.