FriendlyU (or "we
") provides the website located at www.FriendlyU.com
(or the "Site
") and a personalized and interactive environment available over the internet and mobile devices which users are able to engage in conversation with users in different levels of education. (the "Services
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT BY registering an account, BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE OR SERVICES, OR BY RATING OR ACCESSING ANY CONTENT ON THE SITE OR THROUGH THE SERVICES, YOU ARE INDICATING THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTAND, AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS OF SERVICE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF SERVICE THEN YOU HAVE NO RIGHT TO ACCESS OR USE THE SITE, SERVICES, OR FriendlyU CONTENT.
You must be 13 years or older to use the Site and Services.
You are responsible for all content you post through the Site and Services.
You may not use the Site or Services to abuse, harass, threaten, impersonate, or intimidate anyone. If you notice a users is engaging in prohibited activity you may report such activity to our support team.
If your FriendlyU account is terminated for any reason, you may not create another account without our expressed prior written permission to do so.
You will not post the personally identifiable information of any individual or FriendlyU user, including but not limited to his or her email addresses, full name, or other sensitive information without their consent.
FriendlyU reserves the right at its sole discretion to modify, discontinue, or terminate the Site or Services or to modify these Terms of Service, at any time and without prior notice. If we modify these Terms of Service, the modifications will be posted on the Site or official blog
. There is also a "Last Updated" date above in these Terms of Service. If you continue to use the site after the post of change in Terms of Service, you will be automatically agreeing to be bound to the modified Terms of Service. If you disagree with the modified Terms of Service, you must stop using the Site and Services.
Eligibility and Access
The Site, Services, and FriendlyU Content are intended solely for persons who are 13 or older. Any access to or use of the Site, Service, and FriendlyU Content by anyone under 13 is strictly prohibited. By using the the Site and Service, and FriendlyU Content you represent and warrant that you are 13 or older.
In order to access some of the parts of the site you will be required to register for an account on the Site and become a "Registered User
During the registration process, you will be required to provide certain information about yourself, and you will establish a username and a password. you agree to provide accurate, current, and complete information during the registration process, and to update such information to keep it accurate, current, and complete. We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your FriendlyU account if any information provided during the registration process or thereafter proves to be inaccurate, not current, or incomplete.
You are responsible for choosing a secure password. You agree not to disclose your password to any third party and to take sole responsibility for any activities or actions under your FriendlyU account, whether or not you have authorized such activities or actions. You will immediately notify FriendlyU of any unauthorized use of your account.
To clarify, "FriendlyU Content
" means the text, data, graphics, images, photos, video or audiovisual content, hypertext links, and any other content made available through the Site and Services, excluding User Submissions. "User Submissions
" is the text, data, graphics, images, photos, video or audiovisual content, hypertext links, and any other content uploaded, transmitted, or submitted by non registered users and Registered Users to or via the Site and Services including, without limitation in uploaded photos or otherwise through their conversational interactions.
FriendlyU does not claim any ownership rights in any such User Submissions and nothing in these Terms of Service will be deemed to restrict any rights that you may have to use and exploit any such User Submissions.
However, by making available any User Submissions through the Site and Services, you hereby grant to FriendlyU a worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, royalty-free license, with the right to sublicense, to use, copy, adapt, modify, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, transmit, broadcast and otherwise exploit such User Submissions in any and all media or distribution methods. By way of example and not limitation FriendlyU may modify or adapt your User Submissions in order to transmit, display or distribute such submissions over computer networks and in various media and/or make changes to your User Submissions as are necessary to conform and adapt your User Submissions to any requirements or limitations of any networks, devices, services or media. FriendlyU also has the right to make your User Submissions available to other companies, organizations or individuals who partner with FriendlyU. Such uses by FriendlyU or other companies, organizations or individuals who partner with us may be made with no compensation to you with respect to your User Submissions or otherwise.
You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for all User Submissions that you make available through the Site or Services. Accordingly, you represent and warrant that: (i) you either are the sole and exclusive owner of all User Submissions that you make available through the Site or Services or you have all rights, licenses, consents and releases that are necessary to grant to FriendlyU the rights in such User Submissions, as contemplated under these Terms of Service; and (ii) neither the User Submissions nor your posting, uploading, publication, submission or transmittal of the User Submissions or FriendlyU's use of the User Submissions (or any portion thereof) on, through or by means of the Site and the Services will infringe, misappropriate or violate a third party's patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, moral rights or other intellectual property rights, or rights of publicity or privacy, or result in the violation of any applicable law or regulation.
You will not use the Site or Services to offer, display, distribute, transmit, route, provide connections to or store any material that infringes copyrighted works or otherwise violates or promotes the violation of the intellectual property rights of any third party. FriendlyU has the right to termination in appropriate circumstances of the accounts of users or access to the Site and Services to users who repeatedly infringe or are believed to be or are charged with repeatedly infringing the rights of copyright holders.
You agree not to do any of the following while using the Site, Services or FriendlyU Content:
-Post, upload, publish, submit or transmit any text, graphics, images, software, music, audio, video, information or other material (including User Submissions) that: (i)infringes, misappropriates or violates a third party's patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, moral rights or other intellectual property rights, or rights of publicity or privacy; (ii) violates, or encourages any conduct that would violate, any applicable law or regulation or would give rise to civil liability; (iii) is fraudulent, false, misleading or deceptive; (iv) is defamatory, obscene, pornographic, vulgar or offensive; (v)promotes discrimination, bigotry, racism, hatred, harassment or harm against any individual or group; (vi) is violent or threatening or promotes violence or actions that are threatening to any other person; or (vii) promotes illegal or harmful activities or substances (including, but not limited to activities that promote or provide instructional information regarding the manufacture or purchase of illegal weapons or illegal substances).
-Access, tamper with, or use non-public areas of the Site or Services, FriendlyU's computer systems, or the technical delivery systems of FriendlyU's providers;
-Attempt to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any FriendlyU system or network or breach any security or authentication measures;
-Avoid, bypass, remove, deactivate, impair, descramble or otherwise circumvent any technological measure implemented by FriendlyU or any of FriendlyU's providers or any other third party (including another user) to protect the Site, Services or FriendlyU Content;
-Send any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, email, junk mail, spam, chain letters or other form of solicitation;
-Forge any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or newsgroup posting, or in any way use the Site, Services or FriendlyU Content to send altered, deceptive or false source-identifying information;
-Attempt to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software used to provide the Site, Services or FriendlyU Content;
-Interfere with, or attempt to interfere with, the access of any user, host or network, including, without limitation, sending a virus, overloading, flooding, spamming, or mail-bombing the Site;
-Collect or store any personally identifiable information from the Site or Services from other users of the Site or Services without their express permission;
-Impersonate or misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity;
-Violate any applicable law or regulation; or
-Encourage or enable any other individual to do any of the foregoing.
FriendlyU has the right to investigate and prosecute violations of any of the above, including intellectual property rights infringement and Site and Services security issues, to the fullest extent of the law. FriendlyU may involve and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who violate these Terms of Service. You acknowledge that FriendlyU has no obligation to monitor your access to or use of the Site, Services or FriendlyU Content or to review or edit any User Submissions, but has the right to do so for the purpose of operating the Site and Services, to ensure your compliance with these Terms of Service, or to comply with applicable law or the order or requirement of a court, administrative agency or other governmental body. FriendlyU reserves the right, at any time and without prior notice, to remove or disable access to any FriendlyU Content and any User Submissions, that FriendlyU, in its sole discretion, considers to be in violation of these Terms of Service or otherwise harmful to the Site or Services.
Termination/Suspension of Accounts
Without limiting other remedies, FriendlyU may at any time suspend, terminate, or refuse to provide you with access to the Site or Services. If FriendlyU terminates, disables or suspends your FriendlyU account for any reason your will not create another FriendlyU account without first receiving FriendlyU's express written permission to do so. In addition, FriendlyU may notify authorities or take any actions it deems appropriate, without notice to you, if FriendlyU suspects or determines, in its own discretion, that you may have or there is a significant risk that you have (i) failed to comply with any provision of these Terms of Service or any policies or rules established by FriendlyU; or (ii) engaged in actions relating to or in the course of using the Site or Services that may be illegal or cause liability, harm, embarrassment, harassment, abuse or disruption for you, FriendlyU users, FriendlyU or any other third parties or the Site or Services.
Without limiting any other terms of these Terms of Service, you may stop using the Site and Services at any time.
After any termination, you understand and acknowledge that we will have no further obligation to provide the Site or Services and all licenses and other rights granted to you by these Terms of Service will immediately cease. FriendlyU will not be liable to you or any third party for termination of the Site or Services or termination of your use of either. UPON ANY TERMINATION OR SUSPENSION, ANY CONTENT, MATERIALS OR INFORMATION (INCLUDING USER SUBMISSIONS) THAT YOU HAVE SUBMITTED ON THE SITE OR VIA THE SERVICES WILL NO LONGER BE ACCESSIBLE BY YOU VIA THE SERVICES THEREAFTER.
Any suspension, termination or cancellation will not affect your obligations to FriendlyU under these Terms of Service (including, without limitation, proprietary rights and ownership, indemnification and limitation of liability), which by their sense and context are intended to survive such suspension, termination or cancellation.