Terms of Service (“Terms”)
Last updated: January 21, 2018
Please read these Terms of Service (“Terms”, “Terms of Service”) carefully before using the Sagewise.io Website and its dispute intake form (the “Service”) operated by Bootstrap Legal, Inc. (“us”, “we”, “our”, or “Company”).
Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service.
By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Service.
2. Online Conduct
You are solely responsible for all content or information you publish or display (hereinafter, “post”) on the Website and agree to, understand, and will abide by, all of the following:
By posting information on the Website, you warrant and represent that the information is truthful and accurate.
You will NOT post more than one dispute regarding the same person/business/project that relates to the same issue.
You will NOT post any defamatory or illegal material or any material that infringes or violates another party’s intellectual property rights.
You will NOT post on the Website with the sole intention to harass or bully any particular individual, including, but not limited to content that may be perceived as cyberharassment, cyberstalking, cyberbullying or an unclassified form of a “revenge post”.
You will use the Website in a manner consistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations.
You will NOT post, distribute or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information without obtaining prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights except as otherwise permitted by law.
You will NOT take any action or assist, encourage, induce, or request that anyone else take any action which may impair or negatively affect the visibility or ranking of Website pages in search engines such as Google, Bing, Yahoo! or the like.
You will NOT upload, or cause to be uploaded, viruses or other similar malicious code.
You will NOT do, or aid anyone else in doing, anything that could be disable, overburden, or impair the proper working of ROR, such as a denial of service (DDOS) attack.
While we do not and cannot conduct an in-depth detailed review every dispute posted by users of the Service, and are not responsible for any content of these messages, we reserve the right, but are not obligated, to delete or remove any content (up to and including the name of the person or business that you complain about) in any Dispute that contains information that may be perceived by the Website as any of the following:
Profanity (i.e. strong or vulgar language or content);
Hate speech or the like;
Obvious instances of pure harassment or bullying;
Threats of physical violence or damage to property;
Images or information relating to minor children (e.g., pictures that contain images of minor children should be modified to exclude the child/children prior to uploading to the website);
Private personal information including, but not limited to:
national identification numbers (e.g. U.S. Social Security Number);
credit card numbers or related information;
bank account numbers;
full birthdates (e.g. MM/DD/YYYY);
home addresses of individuals unless the home is used for business purposes;
images of child/obscene pornography;
images that contain signatures (e.g., signatures on letters or contracts should be modified to exclude the signature prior to uploading to the website);
Unsubstantiated allegations of serious criminal acts (Reports with such content may be flagged for additional review/information, without notice, and be the cause of delay in posting or the posting being rejected altogether); and
Commercial advertisements, link building, and the like.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, and without notice, to reject entire messages submit by users of the service for failure to conform to any of the Terms stated herein. Similarly, we reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update Reports with Editorial Notes/Comments by Website that explain to onlookers why certain action was taken, to inform viewers of our policies, and/or provide our opinion about a situation, etc. Placement/location of such Editorial Notes/Comments is at our sole discretion.
We may terminate or suspend access to our Service immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms.
All provisions of the Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.
Our Service allows you to submit, share, and otherwise make available certain information, text, or other material (“Content”).
Opinions, advice, statements, offers, or other information or content made available through the Website are those of their respective authors and not of the Company, and should not necessarily be relied upon. Such authors are solely responsible for the accuracy of such content.
The Company does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information on the Website and neither adopts nor endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice or statement made. Under no circumstances will the Company be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from anyone’s reliance on information or other content posted on the Website.
You will defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the Company, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) relating to or arising out of your use of the Website, including, but not limited to, any breach by you of the Terms of this Agreement.
Removal of Information at User’s Request
The Website is a permanent record of disputes, including disputes which have been fully resolved. In order to maintain a complete record, information posted on the Website, subject to the Terms outlined herein, will not be removed. By posting information on the Website, you understand and agree that the material you post will become part of the Website’s permanent record and will NOT be removed even at your request.
Proprietary Rights/Grant of Exclusive Rights & License Back
By posting information or content to any public area of the Website, you automatically assign copyrights in the content to the Company. The Company hereby grants you, the author, an exclusive and non-transferrable license to use, copy, perform, display and distribute such information content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other woks, such information and content.
Disclosure of Information Supplied by You
Notwithstanding the foregoing, from time to time, the Company may receive subpoenas seeking the identity of a Website user. We may be compelled to comply with the subpoena.
Although, you are legally entitled to publish your comments anonymously, at the discretion of the Company, the personally identifying information of any user who is found to have posted numerous complaints about the same company and/or individual (be it through the same account or multiple accounts) or has made a post that is perceived by the Website to be acting with malice intent by posting in violation of the Terms set forth herein, may lose the confidential protections afforded by this section.
In its sole discretion, the Company may also disclose your identity to any federal, state, or local law enforcement agency (including federal and state attorneys general) for the limited purpose of allowing such agencies to contact potential victims of consumer fraud and/or investigate other unlawful acts.
You further agree and understand that in order to facilitate the resolution of complaints, the Company may disclose your identity to third parties for the purposes of resolving your dispute.
You further agree to release and hold the Company harmless from any claims that it has disclosed your identity pursuant to these Terms and conditions.
Disclaimer of Warranty
The Company provides the Service on an “as is” basis and grants no warranties of any kind, express, implied, statutory, in connection with the Website or in connection with any communication with the Company or its representatives, or otherwise with respect to the Website. The Company specifically disclaims any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. The Company does not warrant that the Website’s connection to the internet will be secure, uninterrupted, always available, or error-free, or will meet your requirements, or that any defects in the Website will be corrected.
Limitation of Liability
We provide this Service in order to assess disputes in the crypto industry, and allow aggregation of grievances. However, we presume that the vast majority of disputes submitted will not be able to be resolved due to the global and pseudonymous nature of the crypto industry and our lack of resources. We may contact you if there is possibility of helping you in your dispute, but have no obligation to do so.
In no event will the Company be liable: (i) to you for any incidental, consequential, or indirect damages arising out of the use of or inability to use the Website, even if Company or its agents or representatives know or have been advised of the possibility of such damages or: (ii) to any person other than you. In addition, the Company disclaims all liability, regardless of the form of action, for the acts or omissions of other members or users (including, but not limited to, unauthorized users, or “hackers”) of Website.
You agree that California law (regardless of conflicts of law principles) shall govern this Agreement, that any dispute arising out of or relating to this Agreement shall be subject to the exclusive venue of the federal and state courts in the State of California, and that you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the federal and state courts in the State of California in connection with the Company or this Agreement. The failure of the Company to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. The failure of the Company or You to exercise in any respect any right provided for herein shall not be deemed a waiver of any further rights hereunder. This Agreement, accepted upon your use of the Website, contains the entire agreement between you and the Company regarding the use of the Website. Unless otherwise explicitly stated, the Terms will survive termination of your use of the Website. If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid, the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.
Links To Other Web Sites
Our Service may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by the Company.
The Company 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 the Company 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 use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time.
If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us.