These Terms of Use are a legal and binding agreement between you and SunPower that govern your conduct associated with the Customer Stories service offered by SunPower (the "Stories Service"). To the extent of any conflict between SunPower's Privacy Policy and these Terms of Use, these Terms of Use shall control with respect to the Stories Service.

By submitting any content to SunPower, you agree to these Terms & Conditions and represent and warrant that:

  • You are the sole author and owner of the intellectual property rights thereto;
  • All "moral rights" that you may have in such content have been voluntarily waived by you;
  • All content that you post is accurate;
  • You are at least 18 years old;
  • You are not an employee of SunPower Corporation or Rivet Works, Inc.;
  • You are a legal resident of one of the 50 U.S. States;
  • Use of the content you supply does not violate these Terms of Use and will not cause injury to any person or entity.

You further agree and warrant that you shall not submit any content:

  • That is known by you to be false, inaccurate or misleading;
  • That infringes any third party's rights, including but not limited to, copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy;
  • That violates any law, statute, ordinance or regulation (including, but not limited to, those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination or false advertising);
  • That is, or may reasonably be considered to be, defamatory, libelous, hateful, racially or religiously biased or offensive, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing to any individual, partnership or corporation;
  • For which you were compensated or granted any consideration by any third party;
  • That includes any information that references other websites, addresses, email addresses, contact information or phone numbers;
  • That contains any computer viruses, worms or other potentially damaging computer programs or files.

You agree to indemnify and hold SunPower (and its officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures, employees and third-party service providers, including but not limited to Rivet Works, Inc.), harmless from all claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown including reasonable attorneys' fees, arising out of a breach of your representations and warranties set forth above, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party. For any content that you submit, you grant SunPower a perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, transferable right and license to use, copy, modify, delete in its entirety, adapt, publish, distribute, translate, create derivative works from and/or sell and/or distribute such content and/or incorporate such content into any form, medium or technology (now existing or subsequently developed) throughout the world without compensation to you. You agree to the Customer Photo and Video Sharing Terms and Conditions, which is incorporated herein by reference.” All content that you submit may be used at SunPower's sole discretion. SunPower reserves the right to change, condense or delete any content on SunPower's website that SunPower deems, in its sole discretion, to violate the content guidelines or any other provision of these Terms of Use. SunPower does not guarantee that you will have any recourse through SunPower to edit or delete any content you have submitted. Stories are generally posted within two to four business days. However, SunPower reserves the right to remove or to refuse to post any submission for any reason. You acknowledge that you, not SunPower, are responsible for the contents of your submission. None of the content that you submit shall be subject to any obligation of confidence on the part of SunPower, its agents, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners or third party service providers and their respective directors, officers and employees. By submitting your email address in connection with your story, you agree that SunPower and its third party service providers may use your email address to contact you about the status of your story and other administrative purposes.