Terms of use

Hey Guys! Welcome to Meetonic! Our Lawyer insists that we impose rules on users to protect all of our hard work. This is a contract between you and Brandsmith Media Pvt. Ltd. (“Brandsmith”) and we want you to know yours and our rights before you use the Meetonic Application (“Meetonic and/or App”) Please take a few moments to read these Terms of Use (“Tou”) before enjoying the App because once you access, view or use Meetonic, you are going to be legally bound by these Tou.
 

  1. Meetonic Rules

    Before you can use our wonderful App, you will need to register for an account (“Account”). In order to create an Account you must:

    • Have a Facebook account to login;
    • Be at least 18 years old; and
    • Be legally permitted to use the App by the laws of your home country.
    • The contracts made under the app are legally binding on you.
    • You will comply with all the clauses stated in the terms and conditions agreement.
    • You do not have a criminal charge under your name as a sex offender.

     
    In order to use Meetonic, you may sign in using your Facebook login. If you create an Account, you authorize us to access, display and use certain information displayed on Facebook account. For more information about what information we use and how we use it, please check out our Privacy Policy.
     
    You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your login credentials you use to sign up for Meetonic, and you are solely responsible for all activities that occur under those credentials. If you think someone has gained access to your account, please immediately contact contact@meetonic.com
     
    You’ll have a great time using Meetonic, but if you feel the need to leave, you can delete your Account at any time by following the needful steps to do so. Brandsmith Reserve the right at our sole discretion to terminate or suspend any Account, or make use of any operational, technological, legal or other means available to enforce the Terms (including without limitation blocking specific IP addresses), at any time without liability and without the need to give you prior notice.
     
    We may terminate the account, whenever you want by clicking on the delete option as stated in the app. However, we may terminate your account at any time without notice, if it seems that you have violated any of the clauses stated in this agreement.

  2. Types of Content

    There are three (03) type of content that you will be able or allowed to access on the App:
     

    • Content that you upload and provide (“Your Content”)
    • Content that members provide (“Member Content”); and
    • Content that Meetonic (“Our Content”)

     
    There are certain contents that we do not allow on Meetonic:
     
    We want our users to be able to express themselves as much as possible and post all sorts of things on Meetonic, but we have to impose restrictions on certain content which:

    • contains language which could be deemed offensive or is likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;
    • is obscene, pornographic or otherwise may offend human dignity;
    • is abusive, insulting or threatening, discriminatory or which promotes or encourages racism, sexism, hatred or bigotry;
    • encourages any illegal activity including, without limitation, terrorism, inciting racial hatred or the submission of which in itself constitutes committing a criminal offence;
    • is defamatory or libellous;
    • relates to commercial activities (including, without limitation, sales, competitions and advertising, links to other websites or premium line telephone numbers);
    • involves the transmission of “junk” mail or “spam”;
    • contains any spy ware, adware, viruses, corrupt files, worm programmes or other malicious code designed to interrupt, damage or limit the functionality of or disrupt any software, hardware, telecommunications, networks, servers or other equipment, Trojan horse or any other material designed to damage, interfere with, wrongly intercept or expropriate any data or personal information whether from Meetonic or otherwise;
    • itself, or the posting of which, infringes any third party’s rights (including, without limitation, intellectual property rights and privacy rights);
    • shows another person which was created or distributed without that person’s consent.

     

    Your Content-

    As Your Content is unique, you are responsible and liable for your content and will indemnify, defend, release and hold us harmless from any claims made in connection with your content. Do not display any personal contact details or banking information. If you choose to disclose or reveal any of your personal information to other person or user through email or otherwise, it is at your own risk. We encourage you to use the same caution in disclosing details about yourself to third parties online as you would under any circumstances.
     
    As Meetonic is a public community, Your Content will be visible to other users of the App all around the world instantly. So make sure you are comfortable sharing your content before you post it on the App.
     
    As such, you agree that Your Content may be viewed by other users and any person visiting, participating in or who is sent a link to the App (e.g. individuals who receive a link to a user’s profile or shared content from other Meetonic Users). By uploading Your Content on Meeetonic, you represent and warrant to us that you have all necessary rights and licences to do so, and automatically grant us a non-exclusive, royalty free, perpetual, worldwide licence to use Your Content in any way (including, without limitation, editing, copying, modifying, adapting, translating, reformatting, creative derivative works from, incorporating into other works, advertising, distributing and otherwise making available to the general publish such Content, whether in whole or in part and in any format or medium currently known or developed in the future).
     
    We may assign and/or sub-licence the above licence to our affiliates and successors without any further approval by you.
     
    We have the right to remove, edit, limit or block access to any of Your Content at any time, and we have no obligation to display or review Your Content.
     

    Our Content

    You may be wondering what happens to the rest of the Content on Meetonic. Well, it belongs to us! Any other text, content, graphics, user interfaces, trademarks, logos, sounds, artwork, and other intellectual property appearing on App are owned, controlled or licensed by us and are protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property law rights. All right, title and interest in and to Our Content remains with us at all times.
    We grant you a non-exclusive, limited, personal, non-transferable, revocable, license to access and use Our Content, without the right to sublicense, under the following conditions:

    • you shall not use, sell, modify, or distribute Our Content except as permitted by the functionality of the App;
    • you shall not use our name in keywords and/or hidden text;
    • you shall not create derivative works from Our Content or commercially exploit Our Content, in whole or in part, in any way; and
    • you shall use Our Content for lawful purposes only.

     
    We reserve all other rights.

  3. Restrictions on the App

    You agree to:

    • comply with all applicable laws, including without limitation, privacy laws, intellectual property laws, anti-spam laws, equal opportunity laws and regulatory requirements;
    • use your real name on your profile;
    • use the services in a professional manner.

     
    You agree that you will not:

    • act in an unlawful or unprofessional manner including being dishonest, abusive or discriminatory;
    • misrepresent your identity, your current or previous positions, qualifications or affiliations with a person or entity;
    • disclose information that you do not have the consent to disclose;
    • create or operate a pyramid scheme, fraud or other similar practice.

     
    We don’t like users misbehaving in the Meetonic community – users should not do bad things to other users. You can also report a user directly from a profile or in chat by clicking the ‘Block & Report’ link.
     
    Also, we don’t appreciate users doing bad things to Meetonic- we’ve worked hard on our creation, so scraping or replicating any part of the App without our prior consent is expressly prohibited. This includes by any means (automated or otherwise) other than through our currently available, published interfaces – unless you have been specifically allowed to do so in a separate agreement with us.
     

  4. Privacy

    For information about how Meetonic collects, uses, and shares your personal data, please check out our Privacy Policy, this is important stuff, and makes for great bedtime reading! By using Meetonic, you agree that we can use such data in accordance with our Privacy Policy Privacy Policy

  5. Modifying the Services of the App

    The main aim of our App is to provide excellent services to its users. We at Meetonic are striving hard to personalize and improve your experience of using our services. This means adding new and exciting features to our App and other enhancements. This may add up to removing some of the features, in order to revamp our App usage. This even includes removing some of the features for our App modification. However, if removal of these features does not materially affect your terms and obligations, we may not send a notice before the removal. Further, we can suspend the services entirely, without/with notification about the removal in such cases, unless the circumstances prevent us from doing so.

  6. Purchases

    In App Purchases
    At Meetonic we provide you with the option of e may make certain products and/or services available to users of the App in consideration of a subscription fee or other fees (“Premium Services”), including the ability to purchase products, services and enhancements, such as the ability to extend your matches (“In-App Products”). If you choose to use Premium Services or make In-App Products, you acknowledge and agree that additional terms may apply to your use of, access to and purchase of such Premium Services and In-App Products, and such additional terms are incorporated herein by reference. The In-App Products can be made via app store account and the payment will be done via account entered on app store. Once you agree to pay for the Premium Services of the App, you will be taken to the app store and will be notified to pay the amount. You need to enter your bank details and other financial information. The In-App products will comply with the terms disclosed to you at the time of making the payment. Once you have requested a Premium Service or In-App Product, you authorize us to charge your chosen Premium Payment Method and your payment is non-refundable. If payment is not received by us from your chosen Premium Payment Method, you agree to promptly pay all amounts due upon demand by us. If you want to cancel or change your Premium Payment Method at any time, you can do so either via the payment settings option under your profile or by contacting your mobile service provider.

  7. Refund Policy

    There shall be no refund policy once your payment is processed towards buying In-App Products and Premium Services offered by Meetonic..

  8. Disclaimer

    Brace yourselves, this may look daunting but it is very important!
     
    THE APP, SITE, OUR CONTENT, AND MEMBER CONTENT ARE ALL PROVIDED TO YOU “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
     
    SHOULD APPLICABLE LAW NOT PERMIT THE FOREGOING EXCLUSION OF EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, THEN WE GRANT THE MINIMUM EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTEE NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THIS SECTION.
     
    ADDITIONALLY, WE DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES THAT THE APP OR SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE OR ERROR FREE OR THAT YOUR USE OF THE APP OR SITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, OR THAT THE APP, SITE, OUR CONTENT, ANY MEMBER CONTENT, OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, IS CORRECT, ACCURATE, OR RELIABLE. YOUR USE OF THE APP OR SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER MEMBERS/USERS. BRANDSMITH MEDIA PVT. LTD. IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONDUCT OF ANY USER. MEETONIC DOES NOT CONDUCT CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS ON ITS MEMBERS.
     
    NEITHER US NOR ANY OWNER WILL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, OR PUNITIVE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF DATA, INCOME, PROFIT OR GOODWILL, LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY AND CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE APP, SITE, OUR CONTENT, OR ANY MEMBER CONTENT, HOWEVER CAUSED, WHETHER BASED ON BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), PROPRIETARY RIGHTS INFRINGEMENT, PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE.
     
    THE FOREGOING SHALL APPLY EVEN IF WE WERE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF YOU BECOME DISSATISFIED IN ANY WAY WITH THE APP OR SITE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO STOP YOUR USE OF THE APP AND SITE.
     
    YOU HEREBY WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE APP OR SITE. THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY HEREIN IS A FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENT OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN AND REFLECTS A FAIR ALLOCATION OF RISK. THE APP WOULD NOT BE PROVIDED WITHOUT SUCH LIMITATIONS AND YOU AGREE THAT THE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS OF LIABILITY, DISCLAIMERS AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDIES SPECIFIED HEREIN WILL SURVIVE EVEN IF FOUND TO HAVE FAILED IN THEIR ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.

  9. Safety of the User

    We at Meetonic take appropriate precautions to protect its users by providing them with an option of blocking the other user, matching and interacting with the user if it seems appropriate etc. However, the users should go through the safety guidelines mentioned by us. While using our services the user agree to review and accept our safety guidelines.
     
    DISCLAIMER: YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL YOUR PUBLIC INTERACTIONS WITH THE USERS. WE DO NOT CONFDUCT A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK OR ANY OTHER BACKGROUND CHECK ON ITS USERS.

  10. Indemnity

    All the actions you make and information you post on Meetonic remain your responsibility. Therefore, you agree to indemnify, defend, release, and hold us, and our partners, licensors, affiliates, contractors, officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents, harmless, from and against any third party claims, damages (actual and/or consequential), actions, proceedings, demands, losses, liabilities, costs and expenses (including reasonable legal fees) suffered or reasonably incurred by us arising as a result of, or in connection with:

    • any negligent acts, omissions or wilful misconduct by you;
    • your access to and use of the App;
    • the uploading or submission of Content to the App by you;
    • any breach of these Terms by you; and/or
    • your violation of any law or of any rights of any third party.

     
    We retain the exclusive right to settle, compromise and pay any and all claims or causes of action which are brought against us without your prior consent. If we ask, you will co-operate fully and reasonably as required by us in the defence of any relevant claim.

  11. Intellectual Property Rights

    All the works and services of the App related to logo, features, name, software, codes, app services etc lies with the developers of the App and are protected under Intellectual Property Rights. Further, the infringement of the Intellectual Property will lead to court proceedings.

  12. Third Party Services

    All the services related to advertisements, links that connect you to other websites and promotions lies at your discretion. Our App is in no way responsible for your interaction with such advertisements, websites and promotions. The terms and conditions of these advertisements, websites and promotions are binding over the users. Meetonic is not liable for any discrepancy arising out of this interaction.

  13. Arbitration
    • The exclusive right resolving any dispute arising out of the usage of services of our App lies with us. This is a binding arbitration agreement that will be governed by the Arbitration and Reconciliation Act, 1996.
    • By agreeing to this agreement you give up the right to bring your own arbitrator at the arbitration proceedings. The rights of both the party shall be determined by a sole arbitrator appointed by Meetonic and will act as a neutral arbitrator for the arbitration proceedings.
  14. Governing Law

    Any disputes arising as a result of this agreement shall be governed by the jurisdiction of Laws of India. All the proceedings shall be carried out in English. The proceedings will be carried out in the Courts of Pune (India).

  15. Entire Agreement

    This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement of the parties relating to the subject matter addressed in this agreement. The agreement supersedes all prior communications, contracts or agreements between the parties with respect to the subject matter addressed in this Agreement, whether oral or written.

  16. Counterparts

    This Agreement may be executed in one or more counterparts, each of which shall be deemed an original, but all of which together shall constitute one and the same instrument