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Terms of Use



Welcome to the BKSK website. Following are the terms and conditions that govern your use of this site. PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE.  In addition to these Terms and Conditions of Use, BKSK will manage any personal information we collect on this website according to our Privacy Policy.


The term ‘BKSK’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is 28 West 25th Street, New York, NY 10010. The terms ‘you’ and ‘user’ refer to the user or viewer of our website.


Use of Site

By accessing, browsing and/or using BKSK.com, (“this Site” or “this website”) you accept without limitation or qualification, the following Terms of Use. BKSK reserves all rights not expressly granted in these Terms of Use and reserves the right to prohibit, restrict or discontinue your access to the site if you violate any terms of this agreement. BKSK may modify these Terms of Use at any time without notice. Any access after changes to these terms and conditions will constitute acceptance of the revised terms.


All use of BKSK.com is subject to the terms and conditions set forth below in this legal notice. Inquiries with respect to this legal notice may be directed to bkskinfo[at]bksk.com.



Your use of BKSK.com is subject to your agreement with the Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy. By using this website, you are agreeing to these terms. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use and to the Privacy Policy, please do not use BKSK.com.



Our website uses cookies; by using our website or agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of our Cookies policy, as set forth herein.



The content provided by BKSK.com, including but not limited to images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, video clips, and written and other materials that appear as part of this Site unless otherwise noted, is the exclusive property of BKSK and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. All rights are reserved.


All materials contained on BKSK.com, including all text and images, are copyrighted and protected by applicable copyright laws, and anything transmitted to the Site by you becomes the property of BKSK and may be used by BKSK for any lawful purpose. No portion of this Site may not be published, reproduced, copied, modified, uploaded, transmitted, posted, transferred or distributed in any way, without BKSK’s express prior written consent. The images displayed on the Site are either the property of, or used with permission of, BKSK. The use of these images is prohibited unless specifically permitted by BKSK.


You may only display, and subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, download or print portions of the material from different areas of the site solely for your own personal, non-commercial use. Any other use is strictly prohibited. Unless otherwise specified, the entire content of this site is for personal, non-commercial use only.



All trademarks, service marks and trade names used herein are proprietary to BKSK and/or are licensed by BKSK. Such trademarks, service marks, and trade names are protected by common law and/or federal or international trademark law and may not be used in violation of the BKSK’s or any of its licensors’ rights.


Reproduction and Download of Contents

This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions. Unauthorized use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.


This provision is subject to the nonexclusive license to view and print the pages from the Site as provided for in section labelled “The Lab.”


Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

BKSK will not be liable under any circumstances for any damages or injury arising from or in any way associated with your use of BKSK.com or with the performance of this website. This includes damages arising from viruses which infect users’ computers, any delay or inability to use this site, or for any information or graphics obtained through the site, whether such damages are direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise. BKSK expressly disclaims any implied or express warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement of intellectual property relating to such material.


BKSK attempts to make sure that all content and information on BKSK.com is current and accurate. However, BKSK assumes no responsibility for, and makes no representation with respect to the accuracy of such information displayed here.


Third Party Sites and External Links

From time to time, this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s). We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from BKSK.com. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to BKSK.com, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.


Access to any third party site linked from BKSK.com will be done entirely at the user’s own risk.


The Lab

BKSK provides its NYC Design Strategy Tool (the “Tool”) purely for informational purposes. By accessing, browsing and/or using the Tool, you accept, without limitation or qualification these Terms and Use, as well as those of listed on our website.  You agree that you will not violate any local, state, federal or international laws by using the Tool.



BKSK grants visitors a limited, revocable, nonexclusive license to view and print the pages from the Tool solely for their informational use.  You may view, print and/or download the informational data contained in the Tool, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. Reproduction of materials in any form is prohibited except with the prior written permission of BKSK, and no edits or alterations to the material are permitted.



Since the Tool compiles information from a number of websites, BKSK cannot and does not guarantee the accuracy, adequacy, or completeness of any information provided in the Tool, and is not responsible for any errors or omissions or for the results obtained from your use of such information. BKSK does not guarantee and expressly disclaims any representation that the Tool is an exhaustive or complete compilation or analysis of the information set forth therein. While you may use the information provided in the Tool for your own informational purposes, you are expected to conduct your own research. You acknowledge and understand that the information contained in the Tool may be incomplete, and that you can make no inferences from the presence or absence of any information provided or omitted. The Tool is not intended to provide advice, services, or assistance in any manner, including, but not limited to any professional advice or services.


BKSK will not be liable under any circumstances for any damages or injury arising from or in any way associated with your use of the Tool or the Site in general. BKSK makes no express or implied warranties with respect to the Tool or the Site in general, including, but not limited to, any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or use, title or non-infringement of third party rights. This limitation on liability includes, but is not limited to, the transmission of any viruses which may infect a user’s equipment, failure of mechanical or electronic equipment or communication lines, telephone or other interconnection problems, unauthorized access, theft, operator error, strikes or other labor problems or any force majeure. In no event shall BKSK be liable for any special, indirect, incidental, or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever, including but not limited to loss of use, data, or profits, arising out of or relating to the use of the Tool or the Site in general or the copying or display of information accessed through this site, whether or not BKSK was advised of or aware of the possibility of such damages. This disclaimer of liability is effective without regard to the form of any action, including but not limited to contract, negligence, tort, strict liability or any other theory.


BKSK also reserves the right to temporarily or permanently discontinue the Tool or any element of the Tool or access to the Site in general at any time and without notice.


Marks and Logos

Certain marks and logos displayed on the Tool are BKSK trademarks, and the appearance and user interface of the Tool is the property of BKSK. Without BKSK’s express prior permission, its trademarks and logos are not allowed to be displayed or used in any manner by any other person or entity. All trademarks and service marks that may be referenced in the Tool that are not owned by BKSK are the property of the respective owners.


Age of Use

By accessing this site you affirm that you are either 18 years of age or older. BKSK does not knowingly or intentionally collect personal information from children under age 18.

Linking to any pages of the Tool is prohibited, except with BKSK’s prior written authorization.


Third Party Sites

As stated above, third party sites are not under the control of BKSK and therefore BKSK is not responsible for the content of any linked website or any link contained in a linked website. BKSK reserves the right to terminate any link at any time. BKSK may provide links from the Tool to other sites as a convenience to visitors and this action should not be interpreted as an endorsement of any company, content or products to which it links. Access to any of the third party sites linked from the Tool will be done entirely at the visitors or users own risk. You should be aware that linked sites may contain rules and regulations, privacy provisions, confidentiality provisions, transmission of personal data provisions, and other provisions that differ from BKSK’s own Terms of Use. BKSK disclaims any and all warranties, express or implied, to any such linked sites, including but not limited to any terms as to the accuracy, ownership, validity or legality of any content of a linked website.


Use of User Data

BKSK gathers information about how visitors use the Tool, and may collect user’s e-mail addresses in accordance with its applicable Privacy Policy. These addresses will not be provided or sold to third parties, but will be used for BKSK’s own research and occasional internal marketing purposes.

On rare occasions, BKSK may disclose specific information upon governmental request, in response to a court order, when required by law, to enforce its website and Tool policies, or to protect BKSK’s or others’ rights, property, or safety. BKSK does not provide information to third-parties for marketing or commercial purposes.