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AFFILIATE PROGRAM


You already know and love ikan gear, so why not get paid for telling everyone in your social network about us? It's easy! All you need is a website or blog and a few minutes a day to start earning impressive commissions from ikan.

Just place our engaging product banners (and/or text links) on your site. Visitors who click through your site to ours and place an order will become part of your commission base.

Odds are you already have a loyal following of film production and photography enthusiasts who hang on your every word. Now you will be able to turn your knowledge and expertise into impressive commissions on all their purchases made on the ikancorp.com website.


Ready to get started? Just follow these easy steps:

Step 1: Apply to the program.
Step 2: Get approved.
Step 3: Get paid.


Review the ikan Affiliate Terms & Conditions below and enroll today!

ikan Affiliate Program Terms & Conditions


INTRODUCTION

This Agreement contains the complete terms and conditions that apply to your participation in the ikan Affiliate Program (the "Program"). By enrolling in the Program and accepting the ikan Terms & Conditions, you agree to be bound by its terms of use and shall comply thereof. This Agreement describes and encompasses the entire agreement between ikan International Corporation ("ikan") and you. As used in this Agreement, "we/us/our" means ikan and "you" means the applicant specified in the Application, as defined below. Amendments to this agreement can be made and effected by us from time to time without specific notice to you. Terms & Conditions posted on the ikan website and/or Commission Junction website (www.cj.com) reflects the latest agreement and should be carefully reviewed by you.

PROGRAM PARTICIPATION

To participate in our program, you need to complete the Affiliate application via the Commission Junction website. We reserve the right however to reject your application or terminate this agreement at any time upon written notification within 7 days of receipt.

1. PROGRAM ENROLLMENT (New Affiliates)

To start the enrollment process, you will need to submit a completed Program application which can be found in the Member's area of the Commission Junction ("CJ") website. CJ has partnered with ikan to distribute marketing and promotional materials, tracks sales, and pay out commissions to registered ikan affiliates.

We will evaluate your application in good faith and will inform you of your acceptance or rejection. You must meet the following minimum program requirements to be approved as an ikan affiliate: a. own a multi-page website or blog; b. have at least 500 monthly visitors; c. keep your site or blog maintained with no broken links; d. bee at least 18 years of age. ikan reserves the right to reject your Application for any reason, including, but not limited to our determination that your Site is either unsuitable or undesirable for the Program. Undesirable or unsuitable Site include, but are not limited to, those that contain or link to nudity or pornography or the promotion of sexually explicit materials, encourage or promote violence, are discriminatory, encourage or promote illegal activities and/or infringe on the intellectual property rights of ikan corporation or any third parties.

More detailed information on what comprises an unsuitable Site can be found in the CJ Program Guidelines.

2. APPLICATION ACCEPTANCE

If your application is accepted, you will be notified via email and provided with a password protected affiliate account. If for any reason your application is not accepted, you may reapply to the Program after 30 days.

3. LINKS ON YOUR SITE OR BLOG

ikan has created Affiliate graphics and text links for you to place on your website or blog. Graphics include banners or logos for you to feature on your website. You can ONLY place word(s) or graphic image(s) links on your site utilizing the code provided in the CJ administrative interface on the Commission Junction website.

4. ORDER PROCESSING

ikan is responsible for all aspects of order processing and fulfillment. CJ will be responsible for tracking sales and commissions based on CJ Policies & Procedures. It is your responsibility to follow CJ formatting guidelines to ensure accurate sales tracking and reporting. Links and or banners or other graphics should not be altered in any way. Ikan will not be held responsible for tracking and reporting sales that were made through links not formatted to CJs specifications. For details regarding commissions and payouts, consult the CJ Policies & Procedures guide.

5. OTHER PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

As an ikan Affiliate, you agree:

  1. NOT to actively engage in ikan branded search marketing campaigns.
  2. NOT to alter the advertising graphics, text copy or link HTML code in any way.
  3. NOT to promote ikan through sub-affiliate networks.
  4. NOT to publish our official advertising on any website(s) NOT listed on your CJ Publisher Profile, UNLESS APPROVED IN WRITING AND IN ADVANCE BY IKAN.
  5. Upon written request to supply ikan with a list of websites operated by you IF you intend to publish ikan ads on any website(s) NOT LISTED in your CJ Publisher account.


Non-compliance with these Program Requirements will result in forfeiture of outstanding commission(s), and immediate expulsion from the program.

6. RELATIONSHIP OF PARTIES

As an ikan Affiliate you are an independent contractor. Nothing in this Agreement creates any partnership, joint venture, agency, franchise, sales representative, or employment relationship between parties. You will have no authority to make or accept offers or representation on our behalf. You will not make any statement, whether on your website or otherwise, that would contradict or misrepresent your affiliation with ikan.

You may not assign or transfer this Agreement, by operation of law or otherwise, without our prior written consent. Any assignment or transfer in violation of the foregoing shall be null and void.

7. MISCELLANEOUS

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantive laws of Texas, without any reference to conflict-of-laws principles.

Any dispute, controversy or difference which may arise between the parties out of, in relation to or in connection with this Agreement is hereby irrevocably submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Texas, to the exclusion of any other courts without giving effect to its conflict-of- law provisions or your actual state or country of residence. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods and the Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act is specifically excluded from application of this agreement.

The entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof is embodied on this agreement and no other agreement relative hereto shall bind either party herein.

The rights of the affiliate of whatever nature cannot be assigned nor transferred to anybody, and any such attempt may result in termination of this Agreement, without liability to us. However, we may assign this Agreement to any affiliate at any time without notice.

Ikan shall not be liable hereunder by reason of any failure or delay in the performance of our obligations on account of strikes, shortages, riots, insurrection, fires, floods, storms, explosions, earthquakes, hurricanes, Internet outages, acts of God, acts of war, acts of terrorism, governmental action or any other cause that is beyond our reasonable control.

In the event that any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found invalid or unenforceable pursuant to any judicial decree or decision, such provision shall be deemed to apply only to the maximum extent permitted by law, and the remainder of these Terms and Conditions shall remain valid and enforceable according to its terms.



By applying to the ikan Affiliate Publisher Program you are signifying your agreement to be presently bound by the terms of this agreement to the same extent as if you had personally signed this agreement.


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