Terms of Use

Welcome to ViProjects!  ViProjects (“we”, “us”, or “our”) provides a website located at www.viprojects.co and applications for mobile devices such as iPhone, iPad, and Android, and other services and products offered by us in connection with the website or mobile apps (collectively, “the Services”).  In exchange for access to the Services, users (“you”, “your”, “User”, or “Member”) must agree to enter into this contract, called the Terms of Use, with ViProjects.  Please read these Terms of Use carefully; this document is a legal contract, and by using the Services you agree to its terms.

1.     Accepting ViProjects Terms of Use

You affirm that you are over 18 years of age, or an emancipated minor, or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are competent to enter into the obligations and representations detailed in these Terms of Use.  You affirm that you will comply with theses Terms of Use.  You affirm that you are over the age of 13, as the Services are not intended for children under 13.  Do not use the Services or register if you are under 13.

 

2.     User Conduct

You agree and warrant that you will not use the Services in a manner that is inconsistent with these Terms of Use, illegal, or that ViProjects deems objectionable.  ViProjects may restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to the Services without notice for any reason, including if we believe that you may have violated any law or these Terms of Use.

 

You agree that you will only access the Services through the interfaces we provide. You agree not to “hack” or reverse-engineer the Services.  You agree not to take any action that could have the effect of damaging the Services or their security.  You agree not to interfere with other users’ use of the Services. You also agree not to cause or allow any computerized or mechanical process to access or to collect content from the Services.  You agree not to send unsolicited or unlawful messages, to or through the Services or with reference to us or the Services.  Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability.  ViProjects may investigate and work with law enforcement authorities to prosecute users who are involved in such violations.

 

ViProjects may require you to provide information about yourself as part of the registration process, or for various other reasons in connection with the Services.  You agree that any such information you provide to us will be accurate and up to date.  ViProjects may also ask or require you to use a password or other form of authentication to access or use the Services.  You further agree to maintain the security of your password, and to notify us immediately if you suspect that your password or account has been compromised. You are solely responsible for all actions with respect to the Services that occur under your account.

 

3.     ViProjects Intellectual Property

ViProjects Services are protected by copyright as a collective work or compilation under the copyright laws of the United States and the copyright laws of other countries.  Except as otherwise specified in these Terms of Use, all individual content and other elements comprising the Services are also copyrighted works.  All copyright rights in the Services and user generated content are owned or licensed by ViProjects or our third-party licensors to the full extent permitted under United States Copyright Act and all international copyright laws, and are provided for your non-commercial and educational purposes only.  You must follow all additional copyright notices or restrictions contained on the Services.

 

You agree to use the Services only for your own personal use.  Exceptions may be made with ViProjects permission in writing.  ViProjects does not grant you a license to use the Services for any other purposes.  Except for content you have posted, you may not copy, reproduce, distribute, publish, enter into any database, display, perform, modify, create derivative works, transmit, or in any way exploit any part of the Services without express written permission from ViProjects.  To request express written permission to copy, publish, reproduce, enter into a database, display, perform, modify, create derivative works, transmit, distribute, or in any way exploit any part of the Services, please contact contact@viprojects.co.

 

All rights in the product names, company names, trade names, logos, product packaging, and designs of all of ViProjects (or any third-party) products or services, whether or not appearing in large print or with the trademark symbol, belong exclusively to us or their respective owners, and are protected from reproduction, imitation, dilution, or confusing or misleading uses under national and international trademark and copyright laws.  The use or misuse of these trademarks or any materials, except as permitted herein, is expressly prohibited, and nothing stated or implied on the Services confers on you any license or right under any of our patents or trademarks or those of any third party.

 

4.     User Content

ViProjects contains features that allow users to post their own content.  Only individuals who have registered for the Services are permitted to post content on ViProjects.  When User’s account is used to submit, post or add content to ViProjects (“User Posting”), User agrees to accept sole responsibility for those User Postings, including the information, statements, facts, and material contained in any form or medium (e.g., text, audio, video, and photographic).

 

When you provide any User Posting to ViProjects, User grants to us, our affiliates, and our partners, a worldwide, irrevocable, royalty-free, nonexclusive, sub-licensable license to use, reproduce, create derivative works of, distribute, publicly perform, publicly display, transfer, transmit, distribute, and publish such User Postings, and subsequent versions thereof.  User agrees that User will not attempt to enforce any so-call “droit moral” in your User Posting against ViProjects, our affiliates, and/or partners.  This license will apply to the distribution and storage of your User Posting in any form, medium, or technology now known or later devised.

 

This is a publically available site. ViProjects requires all uses to abide by appropriate community standards.  By using ViProjects Services, you agree that none of you User Postings will infringe on the intellectual property, privacy, trade secret, or publicity right of others.  User agrees that no User Postings will contain false statements or misrepresentations that could damage ViProjects or any third party, User Postings will not include libelous, obscene, threatening, defamatory, harassing, hateful, abusive sexually oriented, sexually explicit, embarrassing, or profane materials as determined by ViProjects in its sole discretion.  User Postings also will not be illegal or otherwise objectionable to ViProjects.

 

Users are solely responsible for the content they provide, and ViProjects reserves the right to monitor User Postings.  If ViProjects becomes aware of User Postings that violate these Terms of Use or that we believe to be otherwise objectionable, ViProjects may reject or delete them, suspend or terminate your account, or take other action.  These actions can be taken by ViProjects without notice to User and in ViProjects’s sole discretion.

 

If you notice that any other user’s postings appear to violate these Terms of Use, or if any other user makes you feel harassed or unsafe, you may contact ViProjects to report the posting or action.

 

User understands and agrees that User Postings are neither owned by nor provided by ViProjects, and that ViProjects is in no way responsible for such User Postings, related conduct, or practices.  You also understand that you may be subject to the terms of third-party social networks.  Please refer to these social networks for more information on their terms.

 

5.     Notice of Copyright or Trademark Infringement

If you believe in good faith that your copyrighted or trademarked work has been reproduced on or linked from ViProjects without authorization in a way that constitutes copyright infringement please provide to us the following information: (1) identification of the copyrighted or trademarked work; (2) identification of where allegedly infringing material appears on ViProjects; (3) your contact information; (4) statement that signatory is authorized to act on behalf of the copyright or trademark owner; and (5) an electronic or physical signature of copyright or trademark owner or authorized person.

 

ViProjects will remove any content that infringes upon the copyright or trademark of any person under the laws of the United States upon receipt of such a statement (or any statement that conforms with 17 U.S.C. § 512(c)(3)), and will terminate the Services privileges of those who repeatedly infringe upon the copyright of others.

 

6.     ViProjects Purpose

User should not rely upon ViProjects as an informational resource.   The Services may, as a convenience to users, provide links to third-party content and other websites.  ViProjects does not sponsor, endorse, or accept any responsibility for such material.  ViProjects is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of any linked sites.

 

7.     Limitations on Liability and Indemnity

User understands that ViProjects will not be responsible for any damages that User claims results, indirectly or directly, from the use of the Services, for any reason.  This includes costs incurred while using the Services, the inaccessibility of the Services, information posted on the Services, or the costs associated with any claims you bring or try to bring against us.

 

In no instance will ViProjects, our affiliates, or any party involved in producing, creating, or delivering the Services be liable for any consequential, incidental, direct, indirect, punitive, or special damages arising out of User access, misuse, use, or inability to use the Services, any linked sites, any advertisers’ product, service, good, or event offered on or in connection with ViProjects, or in connection with any failure of performance, omission, error, defect, interruption, delay in transmission or operation, computer virus, or system or line failure.  In the event that User has a dispute with another user related to, arising from, or connected with the use of ViProjects, User releases ViProjects, our offices, directors, owners, employees, agents, information providers, affiliates, subsidiaries, parents, partners, and licensors from any damages, claims, and demands of every kind arising out of or connected with such a dispute.

 

These limitations apply whether the alleged liability is based on contract, negligence, tort, strict liability, or any other basis, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damage.  Liability in jurisdictions that do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages will be limited to the extent permitted by law.

 

User agrees to indemnify ViProjects, our offices, directors, owners, employees, agents, information providers, affiliates, subsidiaries, parents, partners, and licensors against and hold the parties harmless from, losses, liability, costs, and expenses (including attorney’s fees) incurred as a result of use of ViProjects or claims made in connection with such use.

 

8.     Disclaimer of Warranties

ViProjects services are provided “as is.”  ViProjects makes no representation or warranty of any kind relating to the Services, linked sites, or other content that may be accessible indirectly or directly through ViProjects.

 

In addition to the general disclaimer in the preceding paragraph, ViProjects disclaims to the maximum extent permitted by law any and all (1) warranties against infringement of any third-party intellectual property or proprietary rights, (2) warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, (3) warranties relating to the transmission or delivery of the services, (4) warranties relating to the accuracy, reliability, correctness, or completeness of data made available on the service, and (5) warranties otherwise relating to performance, non-performance, or other acts or omissions by ViProjects or any third party.

 

ViProjects makes no warranties or representation, express or implied, that (1) the information provided will be free from omission, error, defect, interruption, or delay in operation, (2) the information provided will be free from technical inaccuracies or typographical errors, (3) ViProjects will meet the needs or requirements of the User or that Services will be available at any particular time or location, (4) defects or errors in the Services will be corrected; or (5) the content on the Services is free of viruses or other harmful components.

 

Any information on ViProjects is subject to change without notice and ViProjects disclaims all responsibility for such changes.

 

9.     Changes

ViProjects reserves the right to make changes to these Terms of Use.  Our most current Terms of Use will be available through the app.  A User is bound by any minor changes to the Terms of Use when he or she uses the application or website after those changes have been posted.  Please periodically review the Terms of Use in the app because this agreement is binding upon the user.

 

10.Privacy Policy

The Privacy Policy is a separate document.  The Privacy Policy describes how ViProjects handles and maintains personal information provided during the use of the Services.  By using the Services, you agree that you understand and accept the information collection, use and disclosure practices described in the Privacy Policy. 

 

11.Termination

ViProjects may terminate this agreement for any reason and at any time.  Sections of this agreement that are otherwise applicable shall survive termination.

 

12.Governing Law/Entire Agreement

User agrees that the laws of Hong Kong, People’s Republic of China will govern any dispute between User and ViProjects, and legal action taken will be brought in the courts of Hong Kong.  These terms constitute the entire agreement between User and ViProjects with respect to User’s use of ViProjects.  This agreement supersedes any prior communication or proposal made between User and ViProjects.  If any part of these Terms of Use is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms of Use shall remain in effect.

 

13.No Waiver of ViProjects Enforcement Options

Any failure by ViProjects to enforce any provisions of these Terms of Use or response to a breach by User or other party does not in any way waive ViProjects’s right to enforce subsequently any terms or conditions of these Terms of Use or to act with respect to similar breaches.

 

14.Other Terms

User agrees that no partnership, joint venture, agency relationship or employment exists between User and ViProjects as a result of these Terms of Use or base on User’s access to and use of ViProjects services.

 

15.ViProjects Contact

If you need to contact ViProjects about these Terms of Use, please do so at http://support.viprojects.co/ or at support@viprojects.co.