DewaNations Terms of Service Agreement
Welcome to DewaNations, world's first social network based on nation that divides its members up in countries, where they originally from. A virtual world where people from different countries and nations come together online to search for new friends, long lost friends or families. Know about different cultures, heritages and enjoy learning while viewing great destinations and listen to local music. DewaNations service is operated by DewaNations Company. ("DewaNations"). By using DewaNations App (the "App") you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service (this "Agreement"). If you wish to become a member or Citizen and communicate with other Citizens and make use of DewaNations service (the "Service"), read these Terms of Service and indicate your acceptance of them by following the instructions in the Sign Up page.
Eligibility. You must be thirteen or over to register as a member or Citizen of DewaNations or use the App. Membership in the Service is void where prohibited. By using the App, you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority, and capacity to enter into this Agreement and to abide by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
Term. This Agreement will remain in full force and effect while you use the App and/or are a Citizen. You may terminate your membership at any time, for any reason by following the instructions on the Cancel Account page in Account Settings. DewaNations team and admin as well as virtual president, governor, mayor and cyber police may terminate and ban your membership for any reason, at any time, by sending you to virtual prison at DewaNations and apply prison bars on your avatar picture. As for president, governor, mayor and other government officials, these selected individuals, they can not abuse their power, or their people will demonstrate against them by using our Aspiration feature and those selected individuals will be banned and sent to jail as well just like the regular citizens. On the registration phase, you may not register under a different country as your real country. You must choose and register as a citizen of your own country. You may not make up names for city. You can only create city that really exist in your states of province of your country. You can not become a mayor of unknown city or town. If DewaNations terminates your membership in the Service because you have breached the Agreement, you will not be entitled to any refund of unused subscription fees. Even after membership is terminated, this Agreement will remain in effect.
Non Commercial Use by Citizens. The App is for the personal use of individual Citizens only and may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors. Organizations, companies, and/or businesses may not become Citizens and should not use the Service or the App for any purpose. Passwords and compiled names, photos, links, and App content are not to be transferred or copied from the App for use with any other product or service. Illegal and/or unauthorized uses of the App, including collecting usernames and/or email addresses of members by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email and unauthorized framing of or linking to the App will be investigated, and appropriate legal action will be taken, including without limitation, civil, criminal, and injunctive redress.
Proprietary Rights in Content on DewaNations. DewaNations owns and retains all proprietary rights in the App and the Service. The App contains the copyrighted material, including links and compilations of individual data, trademarks, and other proprietary information of DewaNations, and its licensors. Except for that information which is in the public domain or for which you have been given written permission, you may not copy, modify, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, or sell any such proprietary information.
Content Posted on App and the Site. You understand and agree that DewaNations may review and delete any content, messages, photos or profiles (collectively, "Content") that in the sole judgment of DewaNations violate this Agreement or which might be offensive, illegal, or that might violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of Citizens.
Your profile must describe you, an individual person. Examples of inappropriate profiles include, but are not limited to, profiles that purport to represent an animal, place, inanimate object, fictional character, or real individual who is not you.
You are solely responsible for the Content that you publish or display (hereinafter, "post") on the Service, or transmit to other Citizens.
By posting Content to any public area of DewaNations, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to DewaNations an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully paid, worldwide license to use, copy, perform, display, and distribute such information and content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such information and content, and to grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing.
The following is a partial list of the kind of Content that is illegal or prohibited on the App. DewaNations reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action in its sole discretion against anyone who violates this provision, including without limitation, removing the offending communication from the Service and terminating the membership of such violators. It includes Content that: is patently offensive to the online community, such as Content that promotes racism, bigotry , hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual; harasses or advocates harassment of another person;
involves the transmission of "junk mail", "chain letters," or unsolicited mass mailing or "spamming"; promotes information that you know is false, misleading or promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous;
promotes an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person's copyrighted work, such as providing pirated computer programs or links to them, providing information to circumvent manufacture-installed copy-protect devices, or providing pirated music or links to pirated music files; contains restricted or password only access pages, or hidden pages or images (those not linked to or from another accessible page) ;
displays pornographic or sexually explicit material of any kind;
provides material that exploits people under the age of 18 in a sexual or violent manner, or solicits personal information from anyone under 18;
provides instructional information about illegal activities such as making or buying illegal weapons, violating someone's privacy, or providing or creating computer viruses;
solicits passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other users; and
engages in commercial activities and/or sales without our prior written consent such as contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, and pyramid schemes;
solicits people you don't know to add you or accept you as a friend on DewaNations.
Even though all of this is strictly prohibited, there is a small chance that You might become exposed to such items and You further waive Your right to any damages (from any party) related to such exposure.
You must use the Service in a manner consistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations. You may not include in your Citizen profile any telephone numbers, street addresses or email addresses.
You may not engage in advertising to, or solicitation of, other Citizens to buy or sell any products or services through the Service. You may not transmit any chain letters or junk email to other Citizens. Although DewaNations cannot monitor the conduct of its Citizens off the App, it is also a violation of these rules to use any information obtained from the Service in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person, or in order to contact, advertise to, solicit, or sell to any Citizen without their prior explicit consent. In order to protect our Citizens from such advertising or solicitation, DewaNations reserves the right to restrict the number of emails which a Citizen may send to other Citizens in any 24-hour period to a number which DewaNations deems appropriate in its sole discretion.
Copyright Policy. You may not post, distribute, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. Without limiting the foregoing, if you believe that your work has been copied and posted on the Service in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our Copyright Agent with the following information: an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the App; your address, telephone number, and email address; a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf. DewaNations' Copyright Agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement can be reached as follows: Copyright Agent, DewaNations Company.
Citizen Disputes. You are solely responsible for your interactions with other DewaNations Citizens. DewaNations Company. reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other Citizens.
Disclaimers. You understand that DewaNations is a social network that consists of virtual countries and ruled by virtual presidents, virtual governors, virtual mayors and not the real presidents, governors or mayors of the real countries. DewaNations is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate Content posted on the App or in connection with the Service, whether caused by users of the App, Citizens or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Service. DewaNations is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of the App or Citizen of the Service. DewaNations assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, user or Citizen communications. DewaNations is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any App or combination thereof, including injury or damage to users and/or Citizens or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in connection with the Web and/or in connection with the Service. Under no circumstances will DewaNations be responsible for any loss or damage, including personal injury or death, resulting from anyone's use of the App or the Service, any Content posted on the App or transmitted to Citizens, or any interactions between users of the App, whether online or offline. The App and the Service are provided "AS-IS" and DewaNations expressly disclaims any warranty of fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. DewaNations cannot guarantee and does not promise any specific results from use of the App and/or the Service. The service may be temporarily unavailable from time to time for maintenance or other reasons. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by user from DewaNations or through or from the service shall create any warranty not expressly stated herein.
Limitation on Liability. Except in jurisdictions where such provisions are restricted, in no event will DewaNations be liable to you or any third person for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damages, including also lost profits arising from your use of the App or the Service, even if DewaNations has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, DewaNations' liability to you for any cause whatsoever, and regardless of the form of the action, will at all times be limited to the amount paid, if any, by you to DewaNations for the Service during the term of membership.
Disputes. If there is any dispute about or involving the App and/or the Service, by using the App, you agree that the dispute will be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You agree to personal jurisdiction by and venue in the state and federal courts of the State of California, City of San Francisco.
Indemnity. You agree to indemnify and hold DewaNations, its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, and other partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorney's fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Service in violation of this Agreement and/or arising from a breach of this Agreement and/or any breach of your representations and warranties set forth above. If You are a California resident, You waive California Civil Code Section 1542, which says "A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which, if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor."
No Agency. There is no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchisor-franchisee relationship between DewaNations and any User of the Service.
Other. This Agreement, accepted upon use of the App and further affirmed by becoming a Citizen of the Service, contains the entire agreement between you and DewaNations regarding the use of the App and/or the Service. The failure of DewaNations to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid, the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect. The section titles in these Terms of Service are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.
I HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT AND AGREE TO ALL OF THE PROVISIONS CONTAINED ABOVE.