Social Paradox

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Terms of Service

Thank you for using Social Paradox, Inc. ("Social Paradox", "we" or "us")! Social Paradox provides a non adult software platform (the "Social Paradox Platform") that enables users 13+ to browse, join or create Social Networks (as defined below) hosted on the Social Paradox Platform. We also provide an array of services that will enhance your experience as a member of Social Networks on the Social Paradox Platform.
 
These Terms of Service contain general terms that are applicable to you as a user of the Social Paradox Platform, along with additional terms that may apply to you as a Network Creator and Owner (as defined below) if you decide to create your own Social Network. When using the Social Paradox Platform, you will also be subject to the Social Paradox's Privacy Policy and posted guidelines, policies or rules that apply to specific services and features on the Social Paradox Platform, which may be posted by us from time to time. All of these Guidelines are part of this User Agreement and are hereby incorporated by reference.
 
These Terms of Service, including any Guidelines and future modifications (collectively the "Terms of Service" or "Agreement") govern your use of the Social Paradox Platform and is a legal contract between you and Social Paradox.
 
By registering with us or using or browsing the Social Paradox Platform, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to these terms, you may stop using the Social Paradox Platform at any time.
 
The Social Paradox Platform is not available to persons younger than 13 and is offered only to users 13 years of age or older. If you are under 13 years old, please do not use the Social Paradox Platform. Leave Now!  Any person who provides their personal information when registering with the Social Paradox Platform represents to us that they are 13 years of age or older.
 
You swear that you are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, representations and warranties set forth in Social Paradox's Terms of Service. If you are using and/or creating a Social Network on the Social Paradox Platform as a representative of a company or legal entity, (i) you swear that you have the authority to enter into this Agreement on behalf of that company or entity, and (ii) you agree that the terms "you" and "your" in this Agreement refers to your company or legal entity. "Content"  is defined as (i) any work of authorship in a Social Network, including but not limited to, comments, suggestions, forums, images, videos, music, sounds, photos, text, files, listings, logos, trademarks, postings, messages, tags and other content added to or submitted with any of the foregoing; or (ii) other materials posted on or transmitted through any Social Network or the Social Paradox Platform.
 
"Your Content" is any Content that you submit to a non-adult Social Network or the Social Paradox Platform, either as a Social Paradox Member, Network Member or Network Creator and/or Owner. If you are a Network Creator, Your Content includes the name, logo, trademark, brand features and other Content that you (and not the Network Members of Your Social Network(s) make available). Content does not include Network Code or Platform Code.
As a Network Creator or Network Member you acknowledge that Social Paradox and its designees reserve the right, but shall have no obligation, to pre-screen, filter, remove, refuse to accept, post, display, or transmit any Content through or on any Social Network or the Social Paradox Platform in whole or in part at any time for any reason or no reason with or without notice and with no liability of any kind.
 
You hereby agree that if Your Content is removed from any Social Network due to a violation of these Terms, including in response to any valid DMCA (as defined below) take down notice or because such Content contains illegal images, Social Paradox shall have the right to use, reproduce and exploit Your Content in any manner without restriction, including in response to any subpoena or other judicial or administrative order, to assist government enforcement agencies or otherwise required by law and to protect the rights, property or safety of Social Paradox, any individual, or the general public.
 
You are responsible for making sure that you have all rights in Your Content, including the ownership rights necessary for you to grant the foregoing licenses to Your Content. You are solely responsible for Your Content. You understand that whether or not Your Content is published or made private by you, Social Paradox does not guarantee any confidentiality or privacy with respect to any of Your Content. You agree not to include any advertising in any of Your Content unless you purchase the Premium Service to run your own advertising on Your Social Network.
 
Additionally, you understand and agree that Your Content that is displayed on the Social Paradox Platform may continue to appear on the Social Paradox Platform, even after you have terminated your Social Paradox Membership or Network Member account or terminated these Terms of Service, as portions of Your Content may have been incorporated into Member profiles or other features.
 
In addition to the rights, licenses and privileges referred to above, you agree that Social Paradox, in its sole discretion, may use and refer to your trademarks, service marks, trade names, image, character, logos, domain names and other distinctive brand features or identification.
 
 
Online Conduct for Network Owners and Users Online conduct should be guided by common sense having regard to the nature of the Service and respect for other users (whether or not registered with the Service) and for the employees and representatives of Social Paradox, as well as respect for the laws, statutes and regulations that would apply to one’s conduct in the real (i.e., offline) world. Inappropriate behavior or illegal activities identified on and/or in connection with the Service or any Network will not be tolerated. Please be advised that we will terminate the Account(s) of anyone (including Users) who engages in inappropriate behavior or illegal activity on and/or in connection with the Service or any Network, and we shall be free to cooperate with law enforcement officials with respect to any illegal activities or actionable conduct.
You acknowledge and agree that you will be personally responsible for your use of the Service and for all of your communications and activities on and/or in connection with the Service and any of your Networks, including, without limitation, any and all content and materials (including, without limitation, any related data and information) that you or Users of your Network contribute to the Service (whether alone or in collaboration with others).
You will violate the Service Terms if you or any Users do any of the following:
A. Copy, reproduce, duplicate, upload, post, host, display or perform (publicly or otherwise), market, advertise, promote, distribute, transmit, or otherwise disseminate any content or materials (including, without limitation, any related data or information which includes any uploaded watermarked video over 5 minutes):
    1. that are illegal or otherwise promote or encourage any illegal activity (including, without limitation, hacking, cracking, or the distribution of counterfeit software, or any products or services derived from any such activities); or
    2. that you do not own or have permission to freely distribute; or
    3. that violates any laws or regulations worldwide.
B. Engage in any activity in connection with the Service that violates any laws or regulations worldwide, including without limitation laws as to indecency, child protection, extreme pornographic images, racial hatred and terrorism.
C. Copy, reproduce, duplicate, upload, post, host, cause to be displayed or performed (publicly or otherwise), distribute, transmit, or otherwise disseminate any unsolicited email, SMS's, or "spam" messages
D. Copy, reproduce, duplicate, upload, post, host, cause to be displayed or performed (publicly or otherwise), distribute, transmit, or otherwise disseminate any worms, viruses, corrupted data, or any other such code of a destructive nature (aka, malware).
 
E. Modify any part of the Service, the Network/User Terms or any web site(s) related to the Service that Social Paradox has not expressly authorized you in writing to modify
 
F. Hack into, adapt, or otherwise modify the Service (or any part thereof) and/or any other website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with the Service or Social Paradox (or any of its affiliates), or any products or services of Social Paradox (or any of its affiliates)
 
G. Hack into, decipher, adapt, modify or otherwise attempt to interfere with any transmissions to or from any of the servers that are used to operate the Service
 
H. Copy, reproduce, duplicate, offer to sell, sell, resell or otherwise exploit any portion of the Service, or any access or use of the Service, without Social Paradox's prior written consent (which consent may be granted or withheld at Social Paradox's sole and absolute discretion)
 
I. Harass, threaten, intimidate, embarrass, disparage, or do anything else to any other user (whether or not registered with the Service) or guest of the Service that is offensive, unwarranted or unwanted (as determined by Social Paradox, at its sole discretion)
 
J. Exploit any vulnerability, "bug", or other programming error in the Service Software or the Service, or communicate the existence of any such matter, either directly or indirectly to any other user (whether or not registered with the Service) or guest of the Service
 
K. Claim or pretend to be an employee or representative of Social Paradox (or any of its affiliates) or take any action that would imply that you have any such relationship with Social Paradox (or any of its affiliates), or impersonate any other person, including, without limitation, any celebrity, professional athlete, or other individual of public renown
 
L. Attempt to obtain any password or other Account information, or any other private information, regarding any other user (whether or not registered with the Service) or guest of the Service
 
M. Post messages or other correspondence for any purpose other than personal communications, such as, for example, any advertising, marketing or promotional materials regarding illegal gambling activities, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or that otherwise attempt to implement any unauthorized or illegal commercial use of the Service
 
N. Disrupt the flow of conversations in chat rooms with, for example, vulgar or abusive language, excessive "shouting" in ALL CAPS, "spamming", "flooding" (i.e., posting repetitive text) or inputting large images that result in any displayed audiovisual work and/or related data or information appearing to move by too fast to be read by other participants in a chat room
 
O. Post or otherwise disseminate within the Service or through any web site(s) that are part of the Service or outside of the Service any real-world personal information regarding any other user (whether or not registered) or any guest of the Service
 
P. Use any features or functionality that are part of the Service (e.g., complaint buttons or customer service request forms) to make any false report to any employees or representatives of Social Paradox (or any of its affiliates)
Q. Intentionally do anything that interferes with the opportunity or ability of any other user (whether or not registered with the Service) or guest of the Service to enjoy the features and functionality of the Service in accordance with the Service Terms, and/or that materially increases the costs or expenses of implementing, operating, administering, supporting and/or maintaining the Service (or any part thereof)
R. Violate the Network/User Terms applicable to your Network or any other Network (whether operated by you or any other Network Owner) for which Social Paradox provides services.
Social Paradox expressly reserves the right (but without any obligation) to remove any content and materials and terminate any Account (as applicable) that contains any content, data and/or information that either it or Social Paradox determines, in its sole discretion, to be illegal, unlawful, harassing, threatening, intimidating, or an infringement of any third party’s intellectual property rights or other proprietary rights, or a violation of any of the terms or conditions referenced in the Service Terms or any policies, rules, regulations or guidelines adopted by Social Paradox or its affiliates (as applicable), at its/their sole discretion.
If Social Paradox or its affiliates (as applicable) determine that the use of any third-party widgets or any other such content or materials that are made available on the Service interfere with the operation, performance and/or functionality of the Service, they will have the right to suspend the Service and/or your Account and/or to allow you the opportunity to correct and remedy the noted problem to their reasonable satisfaction.
Harassment, intimidation or disparaging comments (whether verbally or in writing) or other abusive conduct or communications (including threats of abuse or retribution) directed at Social Paradox (or any of its affiliates), or any of the officers, directors, employees, members, licensors, customers, agents or representatives of Social Paradox (or any of its affiliates), will result in immediate Account termination without advance notice and without any obligation or liability to the owner of such Account(s) or any third party.
Please be advised that if you violate the Service Terms or any Network/User Terms, Social Paradox may issue a warning to you regarding your violation, or, alternatively, Social Paradox, at its sole discretion, may elect to suspend or terminate any and all network Accounts and/or Networks that you have established. You acknowledge and agree that Social Paradox is not required to provide you with any form of written or verbal notice before suspending or terminating your Account(s) and/or Network(s), although Social Paradox may choose to do so, at its sole discretion.

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