Terms of Usage | TOMY

Update Date: February 24, 2011

TOMY International, Inc. owns and operates TOMY.com, TheFirstYears.com and the TOMY Shop (collectively, the "Site") located on servers in the United States. By accessing, browsing, or using a feature provided on this Site, you agree to these terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions"). These Terms and Conditions contain disclaimers and other provisions that limit our liability to you. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, please do not access, browse, or use any feature provided on this Site.

Changes to these Terms of Use

We have the discretion to occasionally update these Terms of Use. When we do, we will also revise the "updated" date at the top of this Terms of Use page. We encourage you to periodically review these Terms of Use to stay informed about how the terms and conditions of use applicable to this Site govern your use of this Site. Your continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to these Terms of Use and any updates.


Please read the Privacy Policy carefully. Except where additional notice or consent is required by law, by accepting these Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy, you agree that the use and disclosure of your personal information that you submit on the Site shall be governed by the Privacy Policy and these Terms and Conditions.

Site disclaimer

We make reasonable efforts to reflect accurate information on the Site. The information on this Site may include typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions. No warranties or representations are made regarding the accuracy of this information, and it is provided "as is" without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies, or omissions and to change or update information (or to cancel orders) if any information on the Site is inaccurate at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted an order). We reserve the right, at any time in our sole discretion, to: modify, suspend or discontinue the Site or any content, feature or product offered through the Site. You agree that we shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Site, or any content, feature or product offered through the Site.

Acceptable use of Site materials

You may only use this Site for its intended purpose and only in accordance with the Terms and Conditions set forth herein. Unless otherwise noted, the Site and all material on the Site, including text, images, illustrations, photographs and other materials, and the copyrights, trademarks, and other intellectual property in such materials, are owned, controlled, or licensed by TOMY International, Inc. The Site and the material on the Site are intended solely for personal, non-commercial use. You may download or copy the materials on this Site and other downloadable materials displayed on the Site for your personal use only. No right, title or interest in any downloaded material is transferred to you as a result of such downloading or copying. Except as noted herein, you may not distribute, reproduce, publish, transmit, modify, or create derivative works from or exploit the material on this Site in any way without written permission from TOMY International, Inc. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless TOMY International, Inc. for any and all unauthorized uses you may make of the materials on the Site.

Unsolicited Submissions

We are pleased to hear from you and welcome your comments regarding our Site, the materials on our Site, and our products. Our longstanding company policy does not allow us to accept or to consider creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, or other materials other than those we have specifically requested. Our intent is to avoid the possibility of future misunderstandings should we develop projects similar to creative works submitted by those outside of our company. Accordingly, while we value your feedback, we ask that you do not send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, or other materials for our business. If, at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for example sweepstakes, contest, or promotion entries) or, unsolicited, you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, or other materials to us, you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate, and otherwise use in any medium anything that you forward to us. We are not obligated to: (1) maintain anything in confidence; (2) pay compensation for your ideas suggestions, proposals, or materials; or (3) respond to your comments. You agree that your creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, or materials will not violate any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary right. You further agree that you will not send us comments or materials that contain libelous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material, or transmissions that contain any computer virus or other malware that could in any way affect the operation of the Site. You may not use a false e-mail address, pretend to be someone other than yourself, or otherwise mislead TOMY International, Inc. as to the origin of any creative idea, suggestion, proposal, or material.

Links to other sites

Please be aware that, when you are on the Site, you could be directed to other sites that are beyond our control. In the event that you access, browse, or use these other sites, you may be subject to alternative terms and conditions of use. We are not responsible for the practices of these other sites, nor should linking be considered an endorsement of any linked site.

Information from children

This Site is a general audience site that is not designed nor intended to collect personal information from children under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 18, and do not use such information if we discover that it is has been provided. To respect the privacy of children, children under the age of 18 should not provide any personal information on this Site. We ask that parents supervise their children while online.

Choice of law

Access to and use of this Site and to these Terms of Use is governed by U.S. federal law and the laws of the State of Illinois. Any legal action or proceeding relating to your access to, or use of, this Site or these Terms of Use shall be resolved exclusively by the state and federal courts of the State of Illinois. You and TOMY International, Inc. agree to submit to the jurisdiction of, and agree that venue is proper in, these courts in any such legal action or proceeding.

Contacting us

If you have any questions, comments, requests, or concerns related to this Site or these Terms of Use, please contact us:

By e-mail: consumer@tomy.com

  • By mail: TOMY International, Inc.
  • Attention: Marketing Communications
  • 2015 Srping Road, Suite 700
  • Oakbrook, IL 60523