Terms of Service

Overview

The following terms and conditions govern all use of the PressPad website ("Site") and all content, services and products available at or through the Site ("Services"). PressPad and Extra! and Lounge (PressPad Lounge) are owned and operated by PressPad Inc. By accessing the Site or using the Services, you ("User" or "you") agree and acknowledge to be bound by these Terms of Service ("Terms"). We reserve the right to change the Terms and recommend that Users periodically check this Site for changes.

These Terms of Use (“Terms”) apply to your use of PressPad Inc. websites, products and services represented by the following products and services: PressPad, Extra! and Lounge (PressPad Lounge) Please read these Terms carefully; by using PressPad and/or Extra! and/or Lounge (PressPad Lounge), you agree to be bound by them.

Usage License

PressPad grants you a limited license to access the Site and use the Services in accordance with these Terms and the guidelines posted on the Site. PressPad reserves the rights to terminate your license to use the Site and Services at any time and for any reason.

Your PressPad account and responsibility

If you create a PressPad profile, you are solely responsible for your use of the Site and Services and all activities that occur under the account and any other actions taken in connection with the profile.PressPad may change or remove any description or keyword that it considers inappropriate or unlawful, or otherwise likely to cause PressPad liability. You must immediately notify PressPad of any unauthorized uses of your profile, your account or any other breaches of security. PressPad will not be liable for any acts or omissions by You, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions. Content hosted by external services ("3rd-party data") is fetched and processed by PressPad, but is delivered by the originating external service. User data and 3rd-party data does not represent the advice, views, opinions or beliefs of PressPad, and we make no claim of accuracy for any user data.

Username Conflicts

PressPad has a zero tolerance policy for the practice of deliberately claiming a recognizable name which does not belong to the claimant (ie. "name squatting"). By registering a recognized name (e.g. that of a celebrity, recording artist, or actor) you agree to forfeit that username should the rightful owner protest your claim.

Fees and payment

Some of the Services require payment of fees. All fees are stated in U.S. dollars. Users shall pay all applicable fees, as described on the Site in connection with such Services. All fees are non-refundable unless expressly stated otherwise on the Site. All fee-based Services and are provided "AS IS" with no warranties of any kind. PressPad may modify, update or revise such fee-based Services at its discretion.

Payouts

If you earn money using Services you agree to the following payout schedule: funds are transferred to your account up to 40 days after each month ends (ie. February earnings can be transferred up to 10th of April).

Minimal payable amount is $100. If your earnings are below $100 PressPad will hold payout until next month, when the same equation will be used to validate payout.

Funds are transferred using PayPal.

 

Length of Services

The minimum length of service is listed as follows:
• For Services where you pay subscription to PressPad, such Service can be canceled at any time. It will take effect at the end of the month of cancelation.
• For Services where PressPad deducts money from your earnings minimum length of contract is 12 months, starting the day your app goes live. This can be shortened if both parties agree.

Intellectual Property (Trademarks & Copyrights)

This Agreement does not transfer from PressPad to you any PressPad or third party intellectual property, and all right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with PressPad. PressPad, the PressPad logo and the PressPad design are trademarks or trade dress of PressPad, and may not be used without express written permission from PressPad, other than for attribution. All other trademarks not owned by PressPad that appear on this Site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by PressPad. We respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable intellectual property law (including the Digital Millennium Copyright Act).

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless PressPad, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of your use of the Site, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement.

 

Privacy, Information Collection and Use

Your data is yours. You can permanently delete your account and all associated information by contacting us via the contact form provided on the Site or email support@presspadapp.com. Your profile will be removed from the live site & databases within 30 working days. Cancelation and removal of paid/free accounts is subject to "Length of Services" section of Terms of Services.

When you create or reconfigure a PressPad profile, your profile may be listed publicly on our Services, including on a directory page and in search results. Some Services, such as search, public user profiles and viewing lists, do not require registration.

We collect and use your information to provide our Services and improve them over time. We do not disclose your private information except in the limited circumstances described here.

Your Consent: We may share or disclose your information with your consent, such as when you use a third party web client to access your PressPad account.

Service Providers: We engage certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to us. We may share your personal information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these functions and provide such services, and only pursuant to obligations mirroring the protections of this agreement.

Law and Harm: We may disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation or legal request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect PressPad's rights or property.

We may use your contact information to send you certain communications, such as service announcements and administrative messages. You may unsubscribe from these messages by following the instructions contained within the messages or the instructions on our web site.

We may contact your users on your behalf to fulfill our service. We will only do so to improve our service and/or increase sales of your content.

No Warranty and Limitation of Liability

PressPad PROVIDES THE SITE AND SERVICES "AS IS" AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OR CONDITION, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY. PressPad SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, INFORMATION ACCURACY, INTEGRATION, INTEROPERABILITY OR QUIET ENJOYMENT. Some states do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties, so the foregoing disclaimer may not apply to you. You understand and agree that you use the Site and Services at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damages that arise from such use. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL PressPad BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (HOWEVER ARISING, INCLUDING BY NEGLIGENCE), INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES RELATED TO USE, MISUSE, RELIANCE ON, INABILITY TO USE AND INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF THE SITE OR SERVICES, DAMAGES INCURRED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED ON THE SITE AND THE NONPERFORMANCE THEREOF AND DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, SALES, DATA, GOODWILL OR PROFITS, WHETHER OR NOT PressPad HAS BEEN ADVISED OF SUCH POSSIBILITY. YOUR ONLY RIGHT WITH RESPECT TO ANY DISSATISFACTION WITH THIS SITE OR SERVICES OR WITH PressPad SHALL BE TO TERMINATE USE OF THIS SITE AND SERVICES. Some states do not allow the exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above exclusions may not apply to you.

Other

PressPad and you are independent entities, and nothing in the Terms, or via use of the Site or Services, will create any partnership, joint venture, agency, franchise, sales representative, or employment relationship between PressPad and you. These Terms supersede any previous agreement and represent the entire agreement between PressPad and you. These Terms are governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario without reference to conflict of laws principles. If any provision of the Terms is adjudged to be illegal or unenforceable, the continuation in full force of the remainder of the Terms will not be prejudiced, and the illegal or unenforceable provision of the Terms shall be severed accordingly.