Terms of Service
rev. Aug 24th 2018
The following terms and conditions govern all use of the PressPad website ("Site") and all its content, Services and Products available at or through the Site ("Services") including Affiliate Program(s). PressPad and Lounge (PressPad Lounge) and News (PressPad News) and Store (PressPad Store) are owned and operated by PressPad Sp. z o.o. (Limited Liability Company). By accessing the Site or using our Services, you ("User" or "you") and/or your users (“Readers” or “your user”) 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.
PressPad grants you and your users a limited license to access the Site and/or 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 or in any services powered by PressPad (eg. “the Store”), 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.
You will not, and will not permit any third party to: reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble or otherwise attempt to discover the source code, object code or underlying structure, ideas or algorithms of the Services or any software, documentation or data related to the (PressPad) Services; modify, translate, or create derivative works based on the Services; probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any system or network or breach or circumvent any security or authentication measures; forge any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or posting, or in any way use the Services to send altered, deceptive or false source-identifying information; access or search or attempt to access or search the Services by any means (automated or otherwise) other than through our currently available, published interfaces that are provided by PressPad.
PressPad may change or remove any content (i.e. PDF, description or keyword etc.) 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.
PressPad Store Usage
This is a supplement to the above terms of services and is an integral part of it.
By clicking the “Pay now”/”Buy now” button to proceed through the purchasing process you (the end user, called a “reader”) agrees that the Store operator (PressPad) provides you immediate access to digital content as soon as you complete your purchase, without waiting the 14-day withdrawal period. Therefore, you expressly waive your right to withdraw from this purchase.
Affiliate Program and Referral Fee
In consideration of Affiliate’s performance of Referral Services hereunder, PressPad agrees to pay Affiliate a referral fee ("Referral Fee") in accordance with PressPad’s current PressPad News pricing available online with respect to each Customer that is referred to PressPad by Affiliate (a "Referred Customer").
For purposes of this Agreement, a Customer will be considered a Referred Customer only if: (1) the Customer is redirected to the PressPad website through the Affiliate’s Link and such Customer creates a customer account with PressPad and accepts the then-current PressPad Terms of Service, (2) the Customer will chose one of available paid plans and will payout at least of a month of paid service.
- Basic Referral Bonus for the Referred Customer is 15% from a current pricing plan available at PressPad News website.
- Basic Referral Fee for the Affiliate is 15% from the discounted plan or it my vary upon writing agreement.
Discount and referral bonus applies only to new, first time Referred Customers. We reserve the right to disqualify referral bonuses for payments which are refunded, fraudulent, or disputed, and will pay referral bonuses after a new paying customer is reviewed and validated. Only existing customers are eligible to join the PressPad News Affiliate Program and by thous are considered users that created an account via Signing Up at the registration site URL https://panel.presspadnews.com/registration
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 Products are provided "AS IS" with no warranties of any kind. PressPad may modify, update or revise such fee-based Services at its discretion.
If you earn money using Services you agree to the following payout schedule: funds are transferred to your account up to 6 weeks 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.
Affiliate’s payout is deducted as a percentage from the actual online pricing available at PressPad News pricing
Funds are transferred using PayPal.
Length of Services & Termination
The minimum length of service is listed as follows:
- For Services where you pay monthly or yearly subscription fee to PressPad, Termination of the service will take effect a day before next recurring period or immediately at the day of receiving the termination request (upon request).
- 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).
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
We (PressPad Sp. z o.o.) are an Administrator of your personal data, and we may process some of your personal data including email address, telephone numbers, physical address, name etc. in accordance with European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) also with use of 3rd party tools and IT systems. The purpose of this is solely for us to be able to contact you due to the technical and/or accounting and/or informative purposes.
You have all rights to change or delete your personal data. Your account can be deleted as per your request — in this case we will remove all the personal data from our database.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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(s) 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.
Your Content in our (PressPad) Services
Some of our Services allow you to upload, submit, connect, integrate with, and store content such as PDF files, images, text, hypertext, rss, xml. You retain ownership of any intellectual property rights that you hold in that content. What belongs to you stays yours.
When you upload, submit, connect, integrate with, store, send or receive content to or through our Services, you give PressPad (and those we work with) a worldwide license to use, host, store, reproduce, modify, create derivative works (such as those resulting from adaptations or other changes we make so that your content works better with our Services for example a PressPad News app), communicate, publish, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute such content (ie. PressPad News users are able to read your content in flight mode thanks to these rights). The rights you grant in this license are for the limited purpose of operating, promoting, and limited time of operating. This license discontinues if you stop using our Services.
Make sure you have the necessary rights to grant us this license for any content that you submit to our Services.
You can always manually delete cookies from your browser. Please see your browser’s user manual:
Example how to delete cookies on Chrome.
Open pull down menu. Go to Preferences > Clear browsing data > [tick] Cookies and other site data > [press] CLEAR DATA
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.
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. 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.
In case of questions about PressPad or/and this document or/and their product and services please contact us at:
- +1 888 712 0331
- PressPad Sp. z o.o. (Limited Liability Company)
Slusarska 9 Str. 30-701 Krakow, PL
- support [at] presspadapp.com