SummitFashions Inc, is a member of eBay's VeRo program. We strictly enforce intellectual property rights including trademarks, service marks and copyrights against unauthorized users. The photographic images appearing on at www.SummitFashions.com, or anywhere else, are protected by copyright and are not available for use without the express written permission of SummitFashions Inc. In addition, the models appearing in such photographic images are protected against the unauthorized use of their likenesses by virtue of their rights of publicity and privacy. SummitFashions Inc does not permit or authorize the use of any of its intellectual property by any other eBay merchants.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Q: Why was my auction terminated?
A: Most likely, your auction was removed from the eBay website because it displayed unauthorized reproductions of copyrighted images owned by SummitFashions Inc.
SummitFashions Inc regularly monitors the Internet, including auction sites, in order to protect its intellectual property rights. SummitFashions Inc will notify eBay of auction listings containing unauthorized uses of SummitFashions Inc copyrights and trademarks.
Q: I scanned an image of SummitFashions Inc's merchandise from somewhere and pasted the image onto my eBay auction. Is this permissible?
A: No. Any unauthorized reproduction, display or distribution of SummitFashions Inc's copyrighted images is against the law.
Q: Why is SummitFashions Inc concerned with my sale of a single unauthorized image or listing?
A: SummitFashions Inc takes all matters of infringement seriously regardless of the quantity of items listed for sale. We cannot grant exceptions to anyone simply because the infringement concerns only one or two items.
Q: What if I did not realize that I was infringing SummitFashions Inc intellectual property rights?
A: Innocent intent does not negate liability under United States copyright or trademark laws. You have a responsibility to ensure that your actions do not violate someone else intellectual property rights. Before commencing an eBay auction, you must take affirmative steps to ensure that your auction does not violate the rights of any copyright or trademark owner.
You should contact eBay directly should you have any queries relating to eBay’s VERO policy.