Terms of Service
1. Implications of the Terms of Service
1.1. These Terms of Service (“Terms”) shall constitute an agreement between you as a user (“User”) of Pangamea (“Service”) and Furtiv Ltd. as the provider of the Service (“Service provider”). Using any part of the service will signify that you accept these Terms in full.
2. Basic Terms
2.1. You are solely responsible for any activity that occurs under your screen name, password or account. Store your login details securely.
2.2. Do not abuse, harass, threaten, impersonate or intimidate other Pangamea users. If somebody doesn’t want to communicate with you, please do respect her/his privacy.
2.3. You may not use the Pangamea service for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. You agree to comply with all local laws.
2.4. You must not modify, adapt or hack Pangamea or modify another website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with Pangamea.
2.5. You must not create or submit unwanted email or other forms of messages to any Pangamea members.
2.6. You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.
Violation of any of these terms, or other conduct that is seen as malicious against other Pangamea members or the service itself, will result in the termination of your Pangamea account.
3. Registration and Account Security Terms
The following commitments apply regarding registering and maintaining the security of your account:
3.1. You will not provide any false or misleading personal information on Pangamea, or create an account for anyone other than yourself without permission.
3.2. You will not use your personal profile for your own commercial gain (such as selling your profile updates to an advertiser).
3.3. You will not use Pangamea if you are under 13.
3.4. You will not use Pangamea if you are a convicted sex offender.
3.5. You will keep your contact information accurate and up-to-date.
3.6. You will not share your password, let anyone else access your account, or do anything else that might risk the security of your account.
3.7. You will not transfer your account to anyone without first getting our written permission.
3.8. We reserve the right to remove or edit your personal details, if we believe them to be inappropriate (such as when a trademark owner complains about a user’s name that does not closely relate to a user’s actual name).
4. General Conditions
4.1. We reserve the right to modify or terminate the Pangamea service for any reason, without notice at any time. We will do our best to keep you up-to-date on any major changes.
4.2. We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.
4.3. We may, but have no obligation to, 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.
4.4. We do not moderate any user generated content in the service. Users of the Service and other parties have the possibility to report inappropriate or possibly illegal content to us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
4.5. You can use the basic features of the Service free of charge. However, you accept that you will have to pay for any and all network data charges (including but not limited to your Internet access charges and mobile data charges) that may incur when you use the Service. Pangamea also offers premium service features: you have the option to decide, whether to subscribe to and pay for such premium services. Pangamea may display and send to you targeted advertisements on or through the Service.
4.6. These Terms shall be governed by the laws of Finland and you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Finnish courts.
4.7. If any of the provisions of these Terms are declared void or unenforceable, such provisions shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary and replaced with a valid provision that best embodies the initial intent of these Terms of Service, so that these Terms shall remain in full force and effect.
5.1. We claim no ownership or intellectual property rights over the Content that you upload to the Service. Any intellectual property rights in the material in your profile and in the uploaded Content belong solely to you (or your licensors). However, by uploading the Content to the Service, you grant Pangamea a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual and irrevocable right to use, reproduce, modify, distribute, sub-license, and prepare derivative works of, such Content, in any format or medium now known or later developed, on and through the Service, subject to these Terms. Specifically, but not limited to, you give Pangamea an irrevocable right to use the Content in anonymized data analysis for research purposes, the results of which may be publicized. You represent and warrant that you have sufficient rights to grant this license. You can remove your profile at any time by deleting your account. This will also remove any text and images you have stored in your own profile, but will not remove data you have created to enrich other users’ profiles.
5.2. Pangamea undertakes to obey all relevant copyright laws. We will review all claims of copyright infringement received and remove content deemed to have been posted or distributed in violation of any such laws. To make a claim, please provide us with the following:
5.2.1. A physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or the person authorized to act on its behalf;
5.2.2. A description of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed;
5.2.3. A description of the infringing material and information reasonably sufficient to permit Pangamea to locate the material;
5.2.4. Your contact information, including your address, telephone number, and email;
5.2.5. A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
5.2.6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and, under the pains and penalties of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
Claims can be sent to email@example.com.
6. Limitation of Liability
6.1. The Service is made available to you for your convenience on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Pangamea does not warrant or make any representations or warranties (including but not limited to merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, satisfactory quality, reliability or non-infringement) regarding the use or the results of the use or the contents of the Service. You understand that the Service may have software “bugs” and may have other issues affecting availability and functionality. In addition to all other disclaimers and limitations of liability contained in these Terms, you specifically agree that Pangamea is not liable for any of the above issues.
6.2. Pangamea shall not be liable for any loss or damage, whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising out of the use of or the inability to use the service, or the results or the contents thereof, to the greatest extent permitted by law.
6.3. If you are dissatisfied with the Service, or have any other disputes or claims with or against Pangamea with respect to the Service or these Terms, then your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Service.
8. Modification of these Terms of Service
We are continuously developing the features and the functionality of the Service. We reserve the right to alter these Terms of Service at any time in our sole discretion. If the alterations constitute a material change to the Terms of Service, we will communicate it publicly in our website or blog. What constitutes a “material change” will be determined at our sole discretion. Your sole remedy should you not agree with the altered Terms of Service shall be to close your account and to cease using the Service.