Affiliate Agreement
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By filling out the Affiliate Sign-Up Form you acknowledge that you have read the terms and conditions, understand, and agree with them.

1. Joining the Program
By filling out the sign-up form you will automatically become an affiliate and are bound by the terms of this agreement. Your participation in the program is solely for this purpose: to legally advertise specific websites and services provided by interpublishgroup and to receive a commission on advertising products purchased by your referral individuals through the affiliate.

2. Revocation of Affiliate Status
Your affiliate application and status in the program may be suspended or terminated for any of the following reasons: Inappropriate advertisements (False claims, misleading hyperlinks), spamming (mass email, mass newsgroup posting, etc.), advertising on sites containing or promoting illegal activities, violation of intellectual property rights.

3. Affiliate Links
You may use one of our own web pages with your special links for payment of advertising or also graphic and text links both on your website and in emails. The site may also be advertised "off-line" in classified ads, magazines, and newspapers. You may use the graphics and text provided to you by us, or you may create your own as long as they are deemed appropriate according to the conditions in 2.

4. Affiliate Tracking
When a web surfer clicks through your affiliate link, the surfer will be directed to a special page (your page on our site) on which the surfer can buy one of the products. The sale is recorded by Paypal and you are credited for your commission.

Graphics links that we have made available for use in your website Site will always be available at our Banners and Links page. In order for us to accurately keep track of guest visits from your site to ours, you must use the HTML code that we provide.

5. Links
We will provide you with a unique identifying URL for you to link to. Each sale is generated from this URL will be attributed to you. Your links to the unique URL can be text links or banner links, or a combination of the two, at your sole discretion. If you choose banner links, you must use our
banners. We will provide you with a URL of all our banners, from which you can freely choose. You may add as many links to the relevant internet site , or remove such links, at anytime and without prior approval from us.

We will provide you with instructions on how to properly format the links. You are responsible for ensuring the links are formatted correctly. This will ensure accurate tracking of sales for credit to your account. Every effort will be made to ensure that our site is functional and available for customers referred to our site through your "affiliate link".

6. Terms of the agreement
These terms will begin upon your sign-up with the affiliate program and will end when your affiliate account is terminated. The terms of this agreement may be modified by us at any time. If any modification to the terms is unacceptable to you, your only choice is to terminate your affiliate account. Your continuing participation in the program will constitute your acceptance of any change.

7. Commission and Payment
We will pay variable, product related commissions of up to 50% of any and all purchases made by a customer referred by your "affiliate link" through our banners or text links or via your own interpublish webpage. (Not including any applicable sales tax and shipping charge). All payments will be handled through clickbank.

All commission payments are handled and paid via clickbank in US currency. Clickbank closes its accounting periods ever two weeks and pays 15 days thereafter. We are not responsible for paying interest to affiliates for accrued but not yet delivered commission payments. Any "refunds" to a customer, referred through your "affiliate link", will be deducted from your "credited" commissions by clickbank. Charge backs, if any, will be also deducted from your "credited" commissions. Clickbank will handle all of that. All decisions on commission payments by interpublishgroup and or clickbank are final and the affiliate expressly agrees that in case of a dispute, he has no recourse to any court of law. The affiliate is not an employee of interpublishgroup. The affiliate is an independent contractor and is solely responsible for his tax and social security liabilities.

8. Liability
We will not be liable for indirect or accidental damages (loss of revenue, commissions) due to affiliate tracking failures, loss of database files, and any results of "intents of harm" to the program or our website. We do not make any expressed or implied warranties with respect to the affiliate program and/or products sold at this site. We make no claim that the operation of the affiliate program and our website will be error-free and we will not be liable for any interruptions or errors.

9. Frauds
Please be aware that because of the possibility of credit card fraud on the Internet, suspicious orders are automatically canceled by clcikbank or the interpublishgroup. The commission will not be forwarded in these instances. Our objective is to develop a long standing business relationship with our affiliates and assure you of our utmost honesty and integrity in these matters.

By filling out the Affiliate Sing-up Form, you acknowledge that you have read the terms and conditions, understand, and agree with them.

Frankfurt, April 18, 2005

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