Terms of Use

Social16 Terms of Use

These Terms of Service constitute an agreement made between you, whether personally or on behalf of an entity (“you”) and Social16.com ("Company", “we”, “us”, “our” or "this site/website",), concerning your access to and use our online platform or mobile applications (“Apps”), or otherwise connected third-parties. You agree that by accessing this site, you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by all of these Terms of Service. We run this website and permits its use according to this terms and conditions:

Basic Terms:

  • Using this website implies your acceptance of these conditions. If you do not fully accept them, your entry to this site will be considered unauthorized and you will have to stop using it immediately
  • You must be 15 years or older to use this site.
  • You are responsible for any activity that occurs under your screen name.
  • You are responsible for keeping your account secure.
  • You must not abuse, harass, threaten or intimidate other Social16 users.
  • You are solely responsible for your conduct and any data, text, information, screen names, graphics, photos, profiles, audio and video clips, links ("Content") that you submit, post, and display on the Social16 service.
  • You must not modify, adapt or hack Social16 or modify another website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with Social16
  • You must not create or submit unwanted email to any Social16 members ("Spam").
  • You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.
  • You must not, in the use of Social16, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).

Violation of any of these agreements will result in the termination of your Social16 account. While Social16 prohibits such conduct and content on its site, you understand and agree that Social16 cannot be responsible for the Content posted on its web site and you nonetheless may be exposed to such materials and that you use the Social16 service at your own risk.

General Conditions:

  1. We reserve the right to modify or terminate the Social16 service for any reason, without notice at any time.
  2. We reserve the right to alter these Terms of Use at any time. If the alterations constitute a material change to the Terms of Use, we will notify you via internet mail according to the preference expressed on your account. What constitutes a "material change" will be determined at our sole discretion, in good faith and using common sense and reasonable judgement.
  3. We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.
  4. We may remove Content and accounts containing Content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party's intellectual property or these Terms of Use.
  5. Social16 service makes it possible to post images and text hosted on Social16 to outside websites. This use is accepted (and even encouraged!). However, pages on other websites which display data hosted on Social16 must provide a link back to Social16.

Content:

Your Content Posting Right:

Social16 service allows You to post content. You are responsible for the content that you post to the Service, including its legality, reliability, and appropriateness.:

  1. By posting content to the service, You grant us the right and license to use, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute such content on and through the service. You retain any and all of your rights to any content you submit, post or display on or through the service of Social16 and you are responsible for protecting those rights. You agree that this license includes the right for us to make your content available to other users of the Service based on your privacy settings in your account.
  2. You represent and warrant that: (a) the Content is yours (You own it) or you have the right to use it and grant us the rights and license as provided in these Terms, and (b) the posting of your content on or through the service of Social16 does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights or any other rights of any person.

Content Restrictions:

You must not transmit any Content that is unlawful, offensive, upsetting, intended to disgust, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene or otherwise objectionable. Examples of such objectionable Content include, but are not limited to, the following::

  1. Infringing on any proprietary rights of any party, including patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, right of publicity or other rights. Impersonating any person or entity including social16 and its employees or representatives.
  2. The posting or exchange of pornographic images of any kind in public areas
  3. Unlawful or promotion of unlawful activities of any kind.
  4. Recruitment or promotion of unlawful organization of any kind.
  5. False information and features.
  6. Violating the privacy of any third person.
  7. Containing or installing any viruses, worms, malware, trojan horses, or other content that is designed or intended to disrupt, damage, or limit the functioning of any software, hardware or telecommunications equipment or to damage or obtain unauthorized access to any data or other information of a third person.
  8. repeated advances of a sexual nature after a user has expressed their preference to not be approached in that manner
  9. Spam, machine or randomly generated, constituting unauthorized or unsolicited advertising, chain letters, any other form of unauthorized solicitation, or any form of lottery or gambling.
  10. Defamatory, discriminatory, or mean-spirited content, including references or commentary about religion, race, sexual orientation, gender, nationality or ethnic origin, or other targeted groups.

Social16 reserves the right, but not the obligation, to, in its sole discretion, determine whether or not any content is appropriate and complies with this Terms. Social16 further reserves the right to delete, format and edits or change the manner of any content. Social16 can also limit or revoke your use of the service if you post such objectionable content.

As Social16 cannot control all content posted by users and/or third parties on this website, you agree to the use of social16.com at your own risk. You understand that by using the website you may be exposed to content that you may find offensive, indecent, incorrect or objectionable, and you agree that under no circumstances will the Social16 be liable in any way for any content, including any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of your use of any content.

Links to Other Websites:

Our Service may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by us. Social16 has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that Social16 shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.

Any purchases you make through Third-Party Websites will be through other websites and from other companies, and we take no responsibility whatsoever in relation to such purchases which are exclusively between you and the applicable third party. You agree and acknowledge that we do not endorse the products or services offered on Third-Party Websites and you shall hold us harmless from any harm caused by your purchase of such products or services. Additionally, you shall hold us harmless from any losses sustained by you or harm caused to you relating to or resulting in any way from any Third-Party Content or any contact with Third-Party Websites. You are strongly advised to read Privacy Policy and/or Terms of Use of any third-party websites or services that you visit or use.

Privacy Policy

We care about data privacy and security. Please review our Privacy Policy HERE

By using this site, you agree to be bound by our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into these Terms of Service.

Please be advised that Social16 is operating from Canada. If you access this website from the European Union, Asia, or any other region of the world with laws or other requirements governing personal data collection, use, or disclosure that differ from applicable laws of Canada, then through your continued use of our site, you are transferring your data to Canada, and you expressly consent to have your data transferred to and processed in Canada.

Further, we do not knowingly accept, request, or solicit information from children or knowingly market to children. Therefore, in accordance with the Canadian privacy rights of children and teens, if we receive actual knowledge that anyone under the age of 15 has provided personal information to us, we will delete that information from our site as quickly as is reasonably practical.

Copyright (What's Yours is Yours):

  1. We claim no intellectual property rights over the material you provide to the Social16 service. Your profile and materials uploaded remain yours. You can remove your profile at any time by deleting your account. This will also remove any text and images you have stored in the system.
  2. We encourage users to contribute their creations to the public domain or consider progressive licensing terms.

Modifications and Interruptions

We reserve the right to change, modify, or remove the contents of this site at any time or for any reason at our sole discretion without notice. However, we have no obligation to update any information on our site. We also reserve the right to modify or discontinue all or part of the website without notice at any time. We will not be liable to you or any third party for any modification, price change, suspension, or discontinuance of the website.

We cannot guarantee that our site will be available at all times. We may experience hardware, software, or other problems or need to perform maintenance related to the website, resulting in interruptions, delays, or errors. We reserve the right to change, revise, update, suspend, discontinue, or otherwise modify this site at any time or for any reason without notice to you. You agree that we have no liability whatsoever for any loss, damage, or inconvenience caused by your inability to access or use our site during any downtime or discontinuance of the website. Nothing in these Terms of Service will be construed to obligate us to maintain and support the website or to supply any corrections, updates, or releases in connection therewith.

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold us harmless, including our subsidiaries, affiliates, and all of our respective officers, agents, partners, and employees, from and against any loss, damage, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and expenses, made by any third party due to or arising out of: (1) your Contributions; (2) use of this website (3) breach of these Terms of Service; (4) any breach of your representations and warranties set forth in these Terms of Service; (5) your violation of the rights of a third party, including but not limited to intellectual property rights; or (6) any overt harmful act toward any other user of this website with whom you connected via the website. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify us, and you agree to cooperate, at your expense, with our defense of such claims. We will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such claim, action, or proceeding which is subject to this indemnification upon becoming aware of it.

User Data

We will maintain certain data that you transmit to our site for the purpose of managing the performance of the website, as well as data relating to aggregate use of our site. Although we perform regular routine backups of data, you are solely responsible for all data that you transmit or that relates to any activity you have undertaken using the Apps. You agree that we shall have no liability to you for any loss or corruption of any such data, and you hereby waive any right of action against us arising from any such loss or corruption of such data.

Disclaimer

The Service is provided to You "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" and with all faults and defects without warranty of any kind. To the maximum extent permitted under applicable law, the Company, on its own behalf and on behalf of its Affiliates and its and their respective licensors and service providers, expressly disclaims all warranties, whether express, implied, statutory or otherwise, with respect to the Service, including all implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement, and warranties that may arise out of course of dealing, course of performance, usage or trade practice, without limitation to the foregoing, the website provides no warranty or undertaking, and makes no representation of any kind that its service will meet your requirements, achieve any intended results, be compatible or work with any other software, applications, systems or services, operate without interruption, meet any performance or reliability standards or be error free or that any errors or defects can or will be corrected.

Without limiting the foregoing, neither the Company nor any of the company's provider makes any representation or warranty of any kind, express or implied: (a) as to the operation or availability of the Service, or the information, content, and materials or products included thereon; (b) that the Service will be uninterrupted or error-free; (c) as to the accuracy, reliability, or currency of any information or content provided through the Service; or (d) that the Service, its servers, the content, or e-mails sent from or on behalf of the Company are free of viruses, scripts, trojan horses, worms, malware, time bombs or other harmful components.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain types of warranties or limitations on applicable statutory rights of a consumer, so some or all of the above exclusions and limitations may not apply to you. but in such a case the exclusions and limitations set forth in this section shall be applied to the greatest extent enforceable under applicable law.

Communications, Transactions & Signatures

By visiting our website or sending us emails, and completing online forms constitute electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications, and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications we provide to you electronically, via email and or text message satisfy any legal requirement that such communication be in writing.

You hereby waive any rights or requirements under any statutes, regulations, rules, ordinances, or other laws in any jurisdiction which require an original signature or delivery or retention of non-electronic records, or to payments or the granting of credits by any means other than electronic means.

Contact Us

You may have question(s) or in order to resolve a complaint regarding our site or to receive further information regarding use of the website, please contact us HERE

Last updated on: May 29, 2020