Contact Box™ Terms of Service

 

Welcome to ContactBox™, the contact list sharing service owned and operated by Ringya Ltd. ("Company", or "we", "our" or "us).

 

Please read carefully these terms of service (the "Terms") and the Privacy Policy. By clicking "I accept", you indicate that you have read and understood the Terms and the Privacy Policy and that you agree to be bound by them. If you do not agree to the Terms or the Privacy Policy in their entirety, you must not use the Service in any way.

 

The Service

 

ContactBox™ is a cloud-based service and smartphone app (both collectively, the "Service"), for creating, organizing and sharing contact lists (“Lists”).

 

Your Responsibilities

 

You may use the Service only for your own purposes. You may not redistribute the Service commercially or otherwise exploit or have others exploit it in order to create your own software or service.

 

You are solely responsible for all acts or omissions associated with your use of the Service and the use of the Service by anyone on your behalf. You must abide by all applicable laws, including those laws governing privacy and spam.

 

When using the Service, you must refrain from willfully, or carelessly –

 

  • breaching the Terms or any other applicable rules and instructions that we may convey with respect to the use of the Service;

  • violating privacy rights of third parties, including your contacts;

  • submitting false, inaccurate, illegal or misleading contact information;

  • interfering with or disrupting the functionality of, the Service;

  • using robots, crawlers and other applications to collect, compile or disseminate content of any kind from the Service;

  • posting or disseminating through the Service, content which may be deemed as:

  1. malicious software, such as viruses, Trojan Horses, worms and spyware;

  2. threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, vulgar, obscene or racist, constituting hate speech, or otherwise objectionable or unlawful;

  3. unsolicited commercial messages ('spam'), chain letters, or pyramid schemes.

 

License

 

Subject to the Terms, we grant you a worldwide, royalty-free, non-exclusive, non-transferrable, non-sub-licensable, revocable license to use the Service.

 

Registration and user account

 

You must register in order to use the Service. During registration, you will be required to provide your cell-phone number. Because your cell-phone number identifies your user account, the registration process may take measures to verify that the number you have provided is indeed your own. Your user account is non-transferrable. If you are under the age of 18, you must obtain your parent's or legal guardian's consent before registering.

 

List Creation

 

Subject to these Terms, you may create a new List by copying contacts from your smartphone address book or by creating contacts in the ContactBox smartphone app.

 

Privacy

 

We respect your privacy. The Privacy Policy, incorporated into these Terms by reference, explains our privacy practices.

 

Intellectual property rights

 

All rights, title and interest, whether registered or not, including all intellectual property rights and goodwill, in and to the Service, are owned by, or licensed to us. We retain all trademark or service mark rights in the Service, and all applicable marks and logos.

 

Other than what is expressly supported by the features of the Service, you must not use in any way whatsoever, the content available on or through the Service, including without limitation, by redistributing, commercially exploiting, reverse engineering or combining with other software or service.

 

You may not adapt or use otherwise any name, mark or logo that is identical or confusingly similar to any of our marks and logos. You must avoid any action or omission which may dilute or tarnish our goodwill.

 

We do not claim ownership or any Intellectual Property rights over your contact lists or groups of contacts known in the Service as "Rings". You grant us, a royalty-free, perpetual, revocable, non-exclusive, worldwide, sub-licensable license to use the content you submit, to provide the Service to you and to others.

 

User contributed content

 

Before submitting content to the Service, including contact information, you must make sure you comply with all applicable laws, including laws concerning privacy and the use of personally identifiable information and information about minors.

 

You must not submit contact information that you know is inaccurate or not up-to-date.

 

By submitting contacts, contact groups and any other content, you represent and warrant that you are entitled to upload it, share it with others and grant us the rights hereunder.

 

Removal of content

 

Requests to remove copyright-infringing, privacy-violating or other unlawful content from the Service, should be submitted to this address: abuse@ringya.com.

 

Once we receive a request to remove content, we will determine, at our sole discretion, what action is appropriate. Our determination will be non-contestable. We therefore reserve the right to remove or modify any content that you submitted to the Service.

 

Apple

 

If you use the Service through an Apple device, then you agree and acknowledge that:

 

  • Apple, Inc. bears no duties or obligations to you under the Terms, including, but not limited to, any obligation to furnish you with Service maintenance and support;

  • You will have no claims, and you waive any and all rights and causes of action against Apple with respect to the Service or the Terms, including, but not limited to claims related to maintenance and support, intellectual property infringement, liability, consumer protection, or regulatory or legal conformance;

  • Apple and Apple’s subsidiaries are third party beneficiaries of the Terms. Upon your acceptance of the Terms, Apple will have the right (and will be deemed to have accepted the right) to enforce these Terms against you as a third party beneficiary thereof.

 

Export Control

 

You represent and warrant that: (i) your are not located in a country that is subject to a U.S. Government embargo, or that has been designated by the U.S. Government as a “terrorist supporting” country; and (ii) you are not listed on any U.S. Government list of prohibited or restricted parties.

 

Suspension, Termination and Survival

 

You may terminate your account at any time, by selecting the appropriate option in the app or by submitting a request to support@contactbox.mobi. Once your account is terminated, you will no longer be able to use the Service. Your own contact information will be removed from the Service and other users will no longer be able to use it.

 

At any time, we may, temporarily or permanently limit, suspend, or terminate your access to the Service, for any reason we deem justified, including without limitation, if we believe that you have abused your rights to use the Service or that you have breached the Terms or if you fail to accept an amendment in these Terms or our Privacy Policy. All other remedies available to us are explicitly reserved.

 

We may, at any time, terminate the provision of the Service, partially or in its entirety, either temporarily or permanently, at our sole discretion. You will have no plea, claim or demand with respect to any such termination.

 

The following clauses will survive termination: Intellectual property rights, Removal of content, Apple, No Warranty, Limitation of Liability, Indemnity, Changes in the Service, Governing Law and Jurisdiction, General.

 

NO WARRANTY

 

THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED FOR USE "AS IS". WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICE, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, QUALITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, COMPATIBILITY, PERFORMANCE, SECURITY OR ACCURACY.

 

The availability and functionality of the Service depend on various factors, which are not fault free. We do not warrant or guarantee that the Service will operate without disruptions or errors, or that it will be available at all times.

 

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

 

THE COMPANY, INCLUDING ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, SUB-CONTRACTORS AND AGENTS WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY THE APPLICABLE LAW, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGE, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGE, LOSS (INCLUDING LOSS OF PROFIT AND LOSS OF DATA), COSTS AND EXPENSES, EITHER IN TORT, CONTRACTUAL, OR ANY OTHER FORM OF LIABILITY, ARISING FROM, OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE, ANY INACCURACY OF THE CONTENT PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE, YOUR RELIANCE ON THE CONTENT PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE, ANY FAILURE OR ERROR IN THE SERVICE, ANY FAULT OR ERROR MADE BY THE COMPANY'S STAFF OR ANYONE ACTING ON THEIR BEHALF, ANY COMMUNICATION WITH US, ANY DENIAL OR TERMINATION OF YOUR USER ACCOUNT, ANY RETENTION, DELETION, DISCLOSURE OR ANY OTHER USE OF CONTENT AVAILABLE ON THE SERVICE.

 

Indemnity

 

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless, the Company and anyone acting on its behalf, at your own expense, from and against any damages, loss, costs and expenses, including attorney fees and legal expenses, resulting from any complaint, claim or demand, arising from, or in connection with your use of the Service or your breach of the Terms.

 

Changes in the Service

 

From time to time, we may change the Service's feature, design or display, as well as the scope and availability of the content accessible therein, without prior notice. Changes of this type, by their very nature, may cause inconvenience or even malfunctions. We do not assume any responsibility with respect to, or in connection with the introduction of such changes or from any malfunctions or failures that may result from them.

 

Changes to the Terms

 

From time to time, we may change the Terms. You agree to review the Terms periodically so that you are aware of any modifications. Your continued use of the Service thereafter indicates your acceptance of the amended Terms. The then-current Terms in effect are at all times accessible through the app.

 

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

 

The Terms and the Service will be governed by the laws of the State of Israel, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions, which would result in the application of the laws of a jurisdiction other than the State of Israel.Any dispute arising out of, connected with or relating to the Terms or the Service, will be under the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent court in the Tel Aviv district in Israel.

 

General

 

The Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and the Company with respect to the use of the Service and supersedes any and all other agreements.

 

No waiver, concession, extension, representation, or alteration from the Terms or pursuant to the Terms, will be effective unless consented to explicitly and executed in writing by an authorized representative of the Company.

 

At any time, we may transfer ownership, rights and title in to the Service, or any part thereof, to any third party. You may not assign, transfer or delegate your rights or obligations under the Terms and any attempt contrary to the above is void.

 

Contact Us

 

You may contact us with any question about the Service, through the channels listed on our web site: www.ContactBox.mobi.

 

We will make our best efforts to address your inquiry promptly.