Terms of Use

Updated on 28th of May 2016

Terms and conditions of usage:

Application: The application Places, available on the Apple App Store. <br> Places: These Terms and Conditions of Use.Member: Person registered with the Application.Female Members: Members described as female in their personal information.Male Members: Members described as male in their personal information.Pass: Function represented by a cross to express a lack of interest. This function is confidential and no notification is sent. ‘Passed’ profiles will not appear on the Member’s timeline in the future, unless he∕she decides to cancel the Pass which is free and easy to do under preferences.Like: Represented by a heart to express interest. This function is confidential and no notification is sent unless the Like is reciprocated.Drink: A Drink is suggested after posting a Like. A Drink is a non-confidential function which triggers a notification, indicating you wanna have a drink with the other person.Match: A Match is created between two profiles and triggered by a Like on both profiles. It represents a mutual interest which sends out a “You have a Match” notification, allowing you to start a conversation.Messages and vocal messages: Only Members who have a Match can use the Application’s ‘Chat’ function to send each other Messages. Messages are stored in the inbox, which is accessible via the icon on the menu at the bottom of the homepage.Credit: Credits are the units used within the Application. For Members, Credits are what allow them to send a Drink.Packs: Packs are Credit bundles which can be purchased by Members.Services: All services (both charged and free-of-charge) offered by Places to encourage virtual or real-life meet-ups between Members who have crossed paths and who have a mutual interest in one another according to the selected search criteria.Account: The Account is the Member’s dedicated personal area within the Application which he/she accesses when he/she registers with and connects to the Application. It enables the Member to access the Services.

1. Acceptance of the Terms of Use

The following terms and conditions (the “Terms of Use” or “Agreement”) govern your access to and use of our services, which includes the website, located at http://places-app.com (the “Website”), the Places mobile application (the “App”), and any content, functionality and services offered on or through the Website, the App and social media portals such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (together our “Service”).Places is owned and operated by Places ApS., located at Thurøvej 7, 2000 Frederiksberg, Denmark, and it’s affiliates (together, “Places”, “we” or “us”).Please read the Terms of Use carefully before you start to use our Service. BY USING OUR SERVICE OR BY CLICKING TO ACCEPT OR AGREE TO THE TERMS OF USE WHEN THIS OPTION IS MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU, YOU ACCEPT AND AGREE TO BE BOUND AND ABIDE BY THESE TERMS OF USE AND OUR PRIVACY POLICY, http://places-app.com/privacy, INCORPORATED HEREIN BY REFERENCE. If you do not agree with the Terms of Use or the Privacy Policy, you must not access or use our Service.Our Service is offered and available to users who are over 18 years of age and reside in Denmark. BY USING OUR SERVICE, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOU ARE OVER 18 YEARS OLD AND RESIDE IN DENMARK. IN ADDITION, IF YOU ARE OVER 18 YEARS OLD, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOU ARE ABLE TO FORM A BINDING CONTRACT WITH US. IF YOU DO NOT MEET ALL OF THESE REQUIREMENTS, YOU MUST NOT ACCESS OR USE OUR SERVICE.

2. Registration

To use Places, you must register an account your Facebook login to authorize us to access, collect, store, and in general use certain information in your Facebook account, including information about Facebook friends, your interests and which events you are attending. By allowing us to access your Facebook account, you expressly acknowledge and agree that we may obtain and share your name and a profile picture, as well as the first name and profile picture of the Facebook friends you choose to add. Please take precautions to protect your password and contact us at places@places-app.com if you believe your account has been accessed by an unauthorized person.

3. Changes to the Terms of Use

We may revise and update the Terms of Use from time to time in our sole discretion. All changes are effective immediately when we post them, and apply to all access to and use of our Service thereafter.Your continued use of our Service following the posting of revised Terms of Use means that you accept and agree to the changes. You are expected to check this page from time to time so you are aware of any changes, as they are binding on you.

4. Intellectual Property Rights

The Website and the App and their entire contents, features and functionality (including but not limited to all information, software, text, displays, images, video and audio, and the design, selection and arrangement thereof), are owned by Places, its licensors or other providers of such material and are protected by Denmark and international copyright, trademark, trade dress, patent, trade secret and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws.These Terms of Use permit you to use our Service for your personal, non-commercial use only. You must not reproduce, distribute, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display, publicly perform, republish, download, store or transmit any of the material on our Service, except as follows:Your computer may temporarily store copies of such materials in RAM incidental to your accessing and viewing those materials.You may store files that are automatically cached by your Web browser for display enhancement purposes.You may print or download one copy of a reasonable number of pages of the Website for your own personal, non-commercial use and not for further reproduction, publication or distribution.When we provide desktop, mobile or other applications for download, you may download a copy to your Mobile Device solely for your own personal, non-commercial use, provided you agree to be bound by our end user license agreement for such applications.If we provide social media features with certain content, you make take such actions as are enabled by such features.In addition, you must not modify copies of any materials from our Service; use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from the accompanying text; or delete or alter any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices from copies of materials from our Service.If you wish to make any use of material on our Service other than that set out in this section, please address your request to: places@places-app.comIf you print, copy, modify, download or otherwise use or provide any other person with access to any part of our Service in breach of the Terms of Use, your right to use our Service will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made. No right, title or interest in or to our Service or any content on our Service is transferred to you, and all rights not expressly granted are reserved by Places. Any use of our Service not expressly permitted by these Terms of Use is a breach of these Terms of Use and may violate copyright, trademark and other laws.

5. Limited License

License Grant. Subject to the terms of this Terms of Use, Places grants you a limited, non-exclusive and nontransferable license to use our Service, including to download, install and use the App for your personal, non-commercial use on a device owned or otherwise controlled by you (“Mobile Device”) strictly in accordance with the App’s documentation. All rights not expressly granted by Places are reserved.License Restrictions. You shall not: copy our Service except as expressly permitted by this license;modify, translate, adapt or otherwise create derivative works or improvements, whether or not patentable, of our Service;reverse engineer, disassemble, decompile, decode or otherwise attempt to derive or gain access to the source code of our Service or any part thereof;remove, delete, alter or obscure any trademarks or any copyright, trademark, patent or other intellectual property or proprietary rights notices from our Service, including any copy thereof;rent, lease, lend, sell, sublicense, assign, distribute, publish, transfer or otherwise make available our Service or any features or functionality of the App, to any third party for any reason, including by making the App available on a network where it is capable of being accessed by more than one device at any time; remove, disable, circumvent or otherwise create or implement any workaround to any copy protection, rights management or security features in or protecting our Service; or use our Service in, or in association with, the design, construction, maintenance or operation of any hazardous environments or systems, including any power generation systems; aircraft navigation or communication systems, air traffic control systems or any other transport management systems; safety-critical applications, including medical or life-support systems, vehicle operation applications or any police, fire or other safety response systems; and military or aerospace applications, weapons systems or environments.Reservation of Rights. You acknowledge and agree that our Service is provided under license, and not sold, to you. You do not acquire any ownership interest in our Service under this Terms of Use, or any other rights thereto other than to use our Services in accordance with the license granted, and subject to all terms, conditions and restrictions, under this Terms of Use. Places and its licensors and service providers reserve and shall retain their entire right, title and interest in and to our Service, including all copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights therein or relating thereto, except as expressly granted to you in this Terms of Use.

6. Prohibited Uses

You may use our Service only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Terms of Use. You agree not to use our Service:In any way that violates any applicable national or international law or regulation (including, without limitation, any laws regarding the export of data or software to and from Denmark or other countries).For the purpose of exploiting, harming or attempting to exploit or harm minors in any way by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable information or otherwise.To transmit, or procure the sending of, any advertising or promotional material, including any “junk mail”, “chain letter” or “spam” or any other similar solicitation.To impersonate or attempt to impersonate us, our employee, another user or any other person or entity (including, without limitation, by using e-mail addresses or screen names associated with any of the foregoing).To engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits anyone’s use or enjoyment of our Service, or which, as determined by us, may harm us or our users or expose them to liability.Collect information about others;In addition to the foregoing, you agree not to:Harass or stalk any other person.You will not express or imply that any statements you make are endorsed by Places without our specific prior written consent.You will not post, distribute or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information without obtaining the prior consent of the owner of such proprietary rights.Use our Service in any manner that could disable, overburden, damage, or impair the Service or interfere with any other party’s use of our Service, including their ability to engage in real time activities through our Service.Use any robot, spider or other automatic device, process or means to access our Service for any purpose, including monitoring or copying any of the material on our Service.Use any manual process to monitor or copy any of the material on our Service or for any other unauthorized purpose without our prior written consent.Use any device, software or routine that interferes with the proper working of our Service.Introduce any viruses, trojan horses, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful.Attempt to gain unauthorized access to, interfere with, damage or disrupt any parts of our Service, the server on which our Service and the data we collect is stored, or any server, computer or database connected to our Service.Attack our Service via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.Otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of our Service.Places has the right, but not the obligation, to screen or monitor all conduct on and content submitted to Places. Places does not guarantee that any content available on Places complies with this Terms of Use or is suitable for all users.

7. Disclaimers; Limitation of Liability

OU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER PLACES USERS. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT PLACES CURRENTLY DOES NOT CONDUCT CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS ON ITS USERS. PLACES ALSO DOES NOT INQUIRE INTO THE BACKGROUNDS OF ALL OF ITS USERS OR ATTEMPT TO VERIFY THE STATEMENTS OF ITS USERS. PLACES MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE CONDUCT OF USERS OR THEIR COMPATIBILITY WITH ANY CURRENT OR FUTURE USER. PLACES RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CONDUCT ANY CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK OR OTHER SCREENINGS (SUCH AS SEX OFFENDER REGISTER SEARCHES), AT ANY TIME AND USING AVAILABLE PUBLIC RECORDS.You understand that we cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the internet or our Service will be free of viruses or other destructive code. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for anti-virus protection and accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to our site for any reconstruction of any lost data. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY A DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, VIRUSES OR OTHER TECHNOLOGICALLY HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF OUR SERVICE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH OUR SERVICE OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON IT, OR ON ANY WEBSITE LINKED TO IT.YOUR USE OF OUR SERVICE, ITS CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH OUR SERVICE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. OUR SERVICE, ITS CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH OUR SERVICE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. NEITHER PLACES NOR ANY PERSON ASSOCIATED WITH PLACES MAKES ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO THE COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY, ACCURACY OR AVAILABILITY OF OUR SERVICE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER PLACES NOR ANYONE ASSOCIATED WITH PLACES REPRESENTS OR WARRANTS THAT OUR SERVICE, ITS CONTENT OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH OUR SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT OUR SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS OR THAT OUR SERVICE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH OUR SERVICE WILL OTHERWISE MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS.PLACES HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, PLACES MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES:THAT PLACES WILL BE PERMITTED; CONCERNING ANY CONTENT SUBMITTED BY ANY USER; CONCERNING ANY THIRD PARTY’S USE OF CONTENT THAT YOU SUBMIT; THAT ANY CONTENT YOU SUBMIT WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE ON PLACES OR WILL BE STORED BY PLACES; THAT PLACES WILL CONTINUE TO SUPPORT ANY PARTICULAR FEATURE OF PLACES; AND CONCERNING SITES AND RESOURCES OUTSIDE OF PLACES, EVEN IF LINKED TO FROM PLACES.THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY WARRANTIES WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.8. Limitation on LiabilityIN NO EVENT WILL PLACES, ITS AFFILIATES OR THEIR LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS OR DIRECTORS BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, OUR SERVICE, ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO IT, ANY CONTENT ON OUR SERVICE OR SUCH OTHER WEBSITES OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH OUR SERVICE OR SUCH OTHER WEBSITES, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF OPPORTUNITY, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA OR INCREASE IN DATA USAGE ON YOUR MOBILE DEVICES, AND WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE.IN NO EVENT SHALL PLACES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, GENERAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, COMPENSATORY, CONSEQUENTIAL, AND/OR INCIDENTAL, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE CONDUCT OF YOU OR ANYONE ELSE IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE SERVICE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, BODILY INJURY, DEATH, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES RESULTING FROM COMMUNICATIONS OR MEETINGS WITH OTHER USERS OF THE PLACES SERVICE OR PERSONS YOU MEET THROUGH PLACES. YOU AGREE TO TAKE REASONABLE PRECAUTIONS IN ALL INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER USERS OF THE SERVICE, PARTICULARLY IF YOU DECIDE TO MEET OFFLINE OR IN PERSON.THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY LIABILITY WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW

9. Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Places, its affiliates, licensors and service providers, and its and their respective officers, directors, employees, contractors, agents, licensors, suppliers, successors and assigns from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, judgments, awards, losses, costs, expenses or fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or relating to your violation of these Terms of Use or your use of our Service.

10. User Content

You are solely responsible for the content that you publish or display (hereinafter, “Post”) on the Service, or transmit to other Users. You will not Post on the Service, or transmit to other users, any defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, obscene, profane, offensive, sexually oriented, threatening, harassing, racially offensive, or illegal material, or any material that infringes or violates another party’s rights (including, but not limited to, intellectual property rights, and rights of privacy and publicity). You agree not to include in your user profile any telephone numbers, street addresses, last names, URLs or email addresses. You will not provide inaccurate, misleading or false information to Places or to any other user. If information provided to Places or another user, subsequently becomes inaccurate, misleading or false, you will promptly notify us of such change. The following is a partial list of content you may not upload, post, or transmit (collectively, “Submit”): 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; promotes information that is false, misleading or promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libellous; provides material that exploits people under the age of 18 in a sexual or violent manner, or solicits personal information from anyone under the age of 18;contains sexually explicit content; 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; engages in commercial activities and/or sales without our prior written consent such as contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, and pyramid schemes; infringes any third party’s intellectual property or privacy rights; and conducts or facilitates in otherwise illegal activities.Licenses Grant. You grant Places and its affiliates a worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license and right to copy, transmit, distribute, publicly perform and display (through all media now known or hereafter created), and make derivative works from your content for any purpose. In addition, you waive any so-called “moral rights” in your content. If you make suggestions to Places on improving or adding new features to Places, Places shall have the right to use your suggestions without any compensation to you.For each piece of content that you submit, you represent and warrant that:you are the sole owner of the rights associated with content submitted to Places and grant Places the licenses set forth above;the content does not infringe any third party’s rights, including intellectual property rights and privacy rights; andthe content complies with this Terms of Use and all applicable laws.

11. Third Party Copyrights and Other Rights Copyright Policy

Places respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. Each user is responsible for ensuring that the materials they upload to Places do not infringe any third party copyright. Further, accounts with usernames or any other content that misleads others or violates another’s trademark may be updated, transferred or permanently suspended.If you are concerned that someone may be using your trademark in an infringing way on our site you can let us know by emailing us at places@places-app.com. Places will review your submission and take whatever action, in its sole discretion, it deems appropriate, including temporary or permanent removal of the trademark from any of the Places applications.

12. Correspondence

All other feedback, comments, complaints, requests for technical support and other communications relating to our Services should be directed to:Thurøvej 7, 2000 Frederiksberg, Denmark.Email: places@places-app.com

13. Term and Termination

The term of Terms of Use commences when you first begin to use our Service and will continue in effect until terminated by you or us as set forth in this Section 11.You may terminate this Terms of Use by stop using our Service and deleting the App and all copies thereof from your Mobile Device.We may terminate this Terms of Use at any time without notice at our sole discretion. In addition, this Terms of Use will terminate immediately and automatically for cause without any notice if you violate this Terms of Use or if your conduct or content would tend to damage Places’ reputation or goodwill. If we terminate your account for cause, you may not re-register under a different name.Upon termination:all rights granted to you under this Terms of Use will also terminate; andyou must cease all use of the App and delete all copies of the App from your Mobile Device and account.any content that you submitted may no longer be available and we will not be responsible for storing or loss of any such content.Termination will not limit any of Company’s rights or remedies at law or in equity.

14. Survival

The provisions this Terms of Use, including but not limited to Sections 4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 15, 16, 17 and 18 shall survive any termination or expiration of this Term of Use.

15. Changes to our service

We may update the content of our Service from time to time, but its content is not necessarily complete or up-to-date. Any of the material of our Service may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.

16. Governing Law

This Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Denmark. The parties hereby opt out of the fullest extent permitted by law.Any and all disputes proceeding in court under this Terms of Use shall only be resolved by courts located in Denmark and the parties hereto consent to venue therein, the exclusive personal jurisdiction thereof, and to the sufficiency of service of process by certified or registered mail in connection with any dispute arising out of or in connection with this Terms of Use.

17. Limitation on Time to File Claims

ANY CAUSE OF ACTION OR CLAIM YOU MAY HAVE ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS OF USE OR OUR SERVICE MUST BE COMMENCED WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES, OTHERWISE, SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION OR CLAIM IS PERMANENTLY BARRED.

18. General Provisions

Headings are for convenience only and shall not be used to construe the terms of this Terms of Use. If any term of this Terms of Use is found invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, that term will be severed from this Terms of Use. No failure or delay by Places in exercising any right hereunder will waive any further exercise of that right. Places’ rights and remedies hereunder are cumulative and not exclusive.This Terms of Use is binding upon and shall inure to the benefit of both parties and their respective successors, heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, and permitted assigns. You may not assign this Agreement without Places’ prior written consent. No third party shall have any rights hereunder.You consent to receive all communications including notices, agreements, disclosures, or other information from Places electronically. Places may provide all such communications by email or by posting them on Places. Support-related inquiries may be sent to us at places@places-app.com or the following address: Thurøvej 7, 2000 Frederiksberg, Denmark. Nothing herein shall limit Places’ right to object to subpoenas, claims, or other demands.This Terms of Use constitutes the entire understanding between Places and you concerning the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior agreements and understandings regarding the same. THE END.