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Terms of Use


1. Introduction


1.1. By installing and/or using the Application developed by Act Now Limited, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions of use (“App Terms”). Please review them carefully before installation and/or acceptance.

1.2. These Terms and Conditions of Use (collectively the “Terms”) which includes our Privacy Policy which may be found at https://actnoweco.com/privacy-policy govern your use of our website located at https://actnoweco.com (the “Site”) and of Our Application (“App” or “Apps”), as defined below, and constitute an agreement between you and Us, and set forth the legally binding terms and conditions which are applicable to your use of any of the Applications as defined below, or Our website located at https://actnoweco.com (the “Site”), from Act Now. In these Terms, “We”, “Us” or “Our” also refer to Act Now Limited.

1.3. The “Application” shall mean the software provided by Act Now to offer services to be used on Apple iOS and Android OS devices and any upgrades from time to time and any other software or documentation which enables the use of the Application.

1.4. By installing, accessing or using the Apps, you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority and capacity to accept these Terms and to abide by them and that you have fully read and understood the Terms. Your use of the App constitutes your acceptance of the Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, you are not entitled to use the App, in which case you must promptly uninstall and delete all copies thereof.

1.5. The Application is currently made available to you for your personal, non- commercial use. We reserve the right to amend or withdraw the Application or charge for the application or service provided to you in accordance with these Terms, at any time and for any reason.

1.6. Any personal information you supply to Us when using the Application will be used by Us in accordance with Our Privacy Policy.

1.7. All trademarks, copyright, database rights and other intellectual property rights of any nature in the Application together with the underlying software code are owned either directly by Us or Our licensors.

1.8. You acknowledge that the terms of agreement with your respective mobile network provider will continue to apply when using the Application. As a result, you may be charged by your mobile provider for access to network connection services for the duration of the connection while accessing the Application or any such third-party charges as may arise. You accept responsibility for any such charges that arise. If you are not the bill payer for the mobile telephone or handheld device being used to access the Application, you will be assumed to have received permission from the bill payer for using the Application.

1.9. You may use the App only if you are 13 years or older and are not barred from using the App under applicable law.

1.10. If you want to use certain features of the App, You will have to create an account (“Account”). You may do this through your account with certain third-party social networking services such as Facebook (each, an “SNS Account”). If you choose the SNS Account option we’ll create your Account by extracting from your SNS Account certain personal information such as your name and email address and other personal information that your privacy settings on the SNS Account permit us to access. It’s important that you provide us with accurate, complete and up-to-date information for your Account and you agree to update such information, as needed, to keep it accurate, complete and up-to-date. If you don’t, we might have to suspend or terminate your Account. You agree that you won’t disclose your Account password to anyone and you’ll notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your Account. You’re responsible for all activities that occur under your Account, whether or not you know about them.


2. General Terms


2.1. Rights Granted

Subject to your compliance with these Terms, Act Now grants you a limited non- exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable license to download and install a copy of the App on a mobile device that you own or control and to run such copy of the App solely for your own personal non-commercial purposes (the “License”). You may not copy the App, except for making a reasonable number of copies for backup or archival purposes. Except as expressly permitted in these Terms, you may not: Copy, modify or create derivative works based on the App;

Distribute, transfer, sublicense, lease, lend or rent the App to any third party;

Reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble the App; or

Make the functionality of the App available to multiple users through any means. Act Now reserves all rights in and to the App not expressly granted to you under these Terms.

2.2. Restrictions to Rights Granted

The rights granted to you in this Agreement are subject to the following restrictions:

  1. You shall not license, sell, rent, lease, transfer, assign, distribute, host, or otherwise commercially exploit any App;

  2. You shall not modify, translate, adapt, merge, make derivative works of, disassemble, decompile, reverse compile or reverse engineer any part of Apps, except to the extent the foregoing restrictions are expressly prohibited by applicable law;

  3. You shall not access any App in order to build a similar or competitive service or application;

  4. Except as expressly stated herein, no part of any App may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means; or

  5. You shall not remove or destroy any copyright notices or other proprietary markings contained on or in any App. Any future release, update, or other addition to functionality of any App (including in-App purchases, additional levels, and gameplay enhancements) shall be subject to the terms of this Agreement unless otherwise provided in terms associated with such addition. All copyright and other proprietary notices on any App content must be retained on any copies.

2.3. Compliance with Laws

You warrant that, while using the App, you shall comply with all applicable laws.

2.4. Modification

  • 2.4.1. Modification of Terms. We may modify the Terms at any time, in our sole discretion. If we do so, we’ll let you know either by posting the modified Terms on the Site, the App or through other communications. It’s important that you review the Terms whenever we modify them because if you continue to use the App after we have posted modified Terms on the Site or the App, you are indicating to us that you agree to be bound by the modified Terms. If you don’t agree to be bound by the modified Terms, then you may not use the App anymore.

  • 2.4.2. Modification of App. Act Now reserves the right, at any time, to modify, suspend, or discontinue the Apps or any part thereof with or without notice. You agree that Act Now will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of any App or any part thereof.

2.5. Ownership

We do not claim any ownership rights in any User Content (defined below) and nothing in these Terms will be deemed to restrict any rights that you may have to use and exploit your User Content. Subject to the foregoing, Act Now and its licensors exclusively own all right, title and interest including all associated intellectual property rights, in and to the App and Content. You acknowledge that the App and Content are protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of the United States and foreign countries. You agree not to remove, alter or obscure any copyright, trademark, service mark or other proprietary rights notices incorporated in or accompanying the App or Content, including User Content from other users. You shall abide by and maintain all copyright notices, information and restrictions contained in any Content accessed through the App.


3. Content


3.1. Definition of Content and User Content

“Content” means text, graphics, patterns, images, software, photographs, drawings, paintings, works of authorship of any kind, and information or other materials that are posted, generated, provided, created by you using the App or otherwise made available through the App. “User Content” of a user means any and all content that App users, including you, uploads, distributes, or otherwise provides via any application. You are solely responsible for your User Content. You assume all risks associated with use of your User Content, including any reliance on its accuracy, completeness or usefulness by others, or any disclosure of your User Content that makes you or any third party personally identifiable. You hereby represent and warrant that your User Content does not violate the Acceptable Use Policy (defined below). Act Now is not obligated to backup any User Content and User Content may be deleted at any time. You are solely responsible for creating backup copies of your User Content if you desire.

3.2. License

By uploading, distributing, or otherwise using your User Content with any App, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to Act Now an irrevocable, nonexclusive, royalty-free and fully-paid, worldwide license, with the right to grant sublicenses, to reproduce, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, prepare derivative works of, incorporate into other works, and otherwise use your User Content, solely to display your User Content on any App.

3.3. Information provided by User

If you provide Act Now any comments or suggestions (“Information”), you hereby assign to Act Now all rights in the Information and agree that Act Now shall have the right to use such information in any manner it deems appropriate. Act Now will treat any information you provide to Act Now as non-confidential and non-proprietary. You agree that you will not submit to Act Now any Information or ideas that you consider to be confidential or proprietary.

3.4. Acceptable Use Policy

You agree not to use any App to upload, distribute, or otherwise use any User Content (a) that violates any third-party right, including any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right; (b) that is tortious, trade libelous, defamatory, false, or intentionally misleading, (c) that is harassing, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, or offensive or that contains pornography, nudity, or graphic or gratuitous violence, or that promotes violence, racism, discrimination, bigotry, hatred, or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual, or is otherwise objectionable, (d) that is harmful to minors in any way; (e) that constitutes unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of duplicative or unsolicited messages, whether commercial or otherwise; or (f) that violates of any law, regulation, or contractual obligations. Furthermore, You agree not to use any App to: (a) upload or distribute any computer viruses, worms, malicious code, or any software intended to damage or alter a computer system or data; (b) collect information or data regarding other users, including e-mail addresses, without their consent (e.g., using harvesting bots, robots, spiders, or scrapers); (c) disable, overly burden, impair, or otherwise interfere with servers or networks connected to Apps (e.g., a denial of service attack); (d) attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Site or App or servers or networks connected to Apps (e.g., through password mining); or (e) interfere with another user’s use and enjoyment of any App.

3.5. Enforcement

Although we’re not obligated to monitor access to or use of the App or User Content or to review or edit any User Content, we have the right to do so for the purpose of operating the App, to ensure compliance with these Terms, and to comply with applicable law or other legal requirements. We reserve the right but are not obligated, to remove or disable access to any Content, at any time and without notice, including, but not limited to, if we, at our sole discretion, consider any Content to be objectionable or in violation of these Terms. We have the right to investigate violations of these Terms or conduct that affects the App. We may also consult and cooperate with law enforcement authorities to prosecute users who violate the law.

3.6. Arbitration

YOU AGREE THAT DISPUTES BETWEEN YOU AND US WILL BE RESOLVED BY BINDING, INDIVIDUAL ARBITRATION AND YOU ARE WAIVING YOUR RIGHT TO A TRIAL BY JURY OR TO PARTICIPATE AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PURPORTED CLASS ACTION OR REPRESENTATIVE PROCEEDING. The arbitration will be administered by the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”) in accordance with the Commercial Arbitration Rules and the Supplementary Procedures for Consumer-Related Disputes (the “AAA Rules”) then in effect, except as modified by this “Dispute Resolution” section. The Federal Arbitration Act will govern the interpretation and enforcement of this Section.


4. Term and Termination


4.1. This Agreement commences on the date you accept this Agreement (as described in the preamble) and will remain in full force and effect while you use the App unless earlier terminated in accordance with this Agreement.

4.2. Notwithstanding the foregoing, if you used any App prior to the date you accepted this Agreement (as described in the preamble), you hereby acknowledge and agree that this Agreement commences on the date you first use any App (whichever is earlier and which may be prior to the Agreement Version Date) and will remain in full force and effect while you use any App, unless earlier terminated in accordance with this Agreement.

4.3. We may (a) suspend your rights to use any App, and/or any related services or (b) terminate this Agreement, at any time for any reason at our sole discretion with or without notice to you, including if We, in good faith, believe you have violated the acceptable use provisions herein or any other provision of this Agreement. Without limiting the foregoing, Act Now reserves the right to terminate its Agreement with any user who infringes third-party copyright rights upon prompt notification to Act Now by the copyright owner or the copyright owner’s legal agent.

4.4. Upon termination of this Agreement, your right to use the App will automatically terminate immediately. You understand that any termination may involve deletion of your User Content associated therewith from our live databases. Act Now will not have any liability whatsoever to you for any termination of this Agreement, including the deletion of your User Content. Even after this Agreement is terminated, the following provisions of this Agreement will remain in effect: Sections 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 3, 4.4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10.


5. Indemnity


You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Act Now (and its suppliers) from and against any claims, suits, losses, damages, liabilities, costs, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) brought by third parties resulting from or relating to: (i) your use of any App, (ii) your User Content, or (iii) your violation of this Agreement. Act Now reserves the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify Act Now and you agree to cooperate with our defense of these claims. You agree not to settle any matter without the prior written consent of Act Now. Act Now will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such claim, action or proceeding upon becoming aware of it.


6. Third Parties


6.1. Application Stores

You acknowledge that this Agreement is between you and Act Now and not with the third party from which you received the App (“Application Store”). You agree to pay all fees charged by the Application Store in connection with App (if any). You agree to comply with, and your license to use App is conditioned upon Your compliance with, all applicable third-party terms of agreement (e.g., the Application Store’s terms and policies) when using App. You acknowledge that the Application Store (and its subsidiaries) are third party beneficiaries of this Agreement and will have the right to enforce this Agreement.

6.2. Third-Party Services

Act Now may permit certain third-party applications to provide content through the App (“Third-Party Services”). The App may be used to send content provided by the Third-Party Service between users who have the Third-Party Service installed on their device. When you do so, Act Now will share information with the Third-Party Service as described in the Act Now’s Privacy Policy. Act Now is not responsible for and does not control Third-Party Services. Act Now provides these Third-Party Services only as a convenience to you. Act Now has no obligation to review or monitor, and does not approve, endorse, or make any representations or warranties with respect to Third-Party Services. You use all Third-Party Services at your own risk. When you access a Third-Party Service, the applicable third party’s terms and policies apply, including the third party’s privacy policies. You should make whatever investigation you feel necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any transaction in connection with any Third-Party Services.

6.3. Other Users

An App may contain User Content provided by other users of the App. Act Now is not responsible for and does not control User Content. Act Now has no obligation to review or monitor, and does not approve, endorse, or make any representations or warranties with respect to User Content. You use all User Content and interact with other users at your own risk. Your interactions with other users are solely between you and the other user and we are under no obligation to become involved. You agree that Act Now will not be responsible for any liability incurred as the result of any such interactions.


7. Release


You hereby irrevocably and unconditionally release and forever discharge Act Now (and its suppliers) from any and all claims, demands, and rights of action, whether now known or unknown, which relates to any interactions with, or act or omission of, any Third-Party Service, other Apps users, or Third-Party Advertisers. IF YOU ARE A CALIFORNIA RESIDENT, YOU HEREBY WAIVE CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE SECTION 1542 IN CONNECTION WITH THE FOREGOING, WHICH STATES: “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE CREDITOR DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS OR HER FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH IF KNOWN BY HIM OR HER MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS OR HER SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR.”


8. Disclaimers


8.1. APPS ARE PROVIDED “AS-IS” AND AS AVAILABLE AND CLAIM2SHAME (AND ITS SUPPLIERS) EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, ACCURACY, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. CLAIM2SHAME (AND ITS SUPPLIERS) MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT ANY APP: (A) WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; (B) WILL BE AVAILABLE ON AN UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE BASIS; OR (C) WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, COMPLETE, LEGAL, OR SAFE.

8.2. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.


9. Limitation of Liability


9.1. IN NO EVENT SHALL CLAIM2SHAME (OR ITS SUPPLIERS) BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY LOST PROFIT OR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT OR CLAIM2SHAME’S PRIVACY PRACTICES, ANY APP, EVEN IF CLAIM2SHAME HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. ACCESS TO, AND USE OF, ANY APP ARE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR MOBILE DEVICE OR LOSS OF DATA RESULTING THEREFROM. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, CLAIM2SHAME’S LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY DAMAGES ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO THIS AGREEMENT OR CLAIM2SHAME’S PRIVACY PRACTICES (FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION), WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT YOU’VE PAID CLAIM2SHAME IN THE PRIOR 12 MONTHS (IF ANY). IN NO EVENT SHALL CLAIM2SHAME’S SUPPLIERS HAVE ANY LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED TO THIS AGREEMENT.

9.2. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU AND YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER LEGAL RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM JURISDICTION TO JURISDICTION.


10. Fees


You agree to pay the applicable fee (to us or the applicable distributor) for the Apps you download and for any in-App purchases (such as virtual currency, in-App products, subscriptions) you make.


11. Notice


Any notice provided to CLAIM2SHAME pursuant to this Agreement should be sent to: support@actnoweco.com


12. General


12.1. Severability

If any provision of this Agreement is, for any reason, held to be invalid or unenforceable, the other provisions of this Agreement will be unimpaired and the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed modified so that it is valid and enforceable to the maximum extent permitted by law.

12.2. Entire Agreement

This Agreement is the final, complete and exclusive agreement of you and Act Now with respect to the subject matters hereof (including all Apps) and supersede and merge all prior discussions and agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matters (including any prior End User License Agreements and Terms of Service or Privacy Policy). Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement shall not operate as a waiver of such right or provision. The section titles in this Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. The word including means including without limitation. Your relationship to Act Now is that of an independent contractor, and neither party is an agent or partner of the other. This Agreement, and your rights and obligations herein, may not be assigned by you without Act Now’s prior written consent, and any attempted assignment in violation of the foregoing will be null and void. Act Now may assign this Agreement in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of all or substantially all of its assets, or other operation of law, without your consent. The terms of this Agreement shall be binding upon assignees.

12.3. Governing Law

This Agreement shall be governed, construed and interpreted pursuant to and in accordance with the laws in force in France, without regards to its conflict of law disputes.


Contact


Act Now Limited, Bel Towers, Hong Kong. If you have any questions or concerns about our Terms of Use, please contact us at support@actnoweco.com