Terms & Conditions
Dropby, Inc, own that Dropby app and have prepared these Terms and Conditions to inform you the rules our services. Please read these Terms carefully.
By accessing or using any of the Services, you agree that (1) you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms and any other policies or guidelines incorporated into these Terms and (2) you have the legal authority and capacity to enter into the Terms personally (or on behalf of any company or entity you represent).
“Use of our services constitutes acceptance of the Terms and Conditions.”
1. Who May Use Our Services
You may use the Services only if you agree to form a binding contract with Dropby and are not a person barred from receiving services under the laws of the applicable jurisdiction. In any case, you must be at least 18 years old, to use the Services. If you are accepting these Terms and using the Services on behalf of a company, organization, government, or other legal entity, you represent and warrant that you are authorized to do so and have the authority to bind such entity to these Terms, in which case the words “you” and “your” as used in these Terms shall refer to such entity.
3. Using the Services
Please review the Dropby Rules, which are part of the User Agreement and outline what is prohibited on the Services. You may use the Services only in compliance with these Terms and all applicable laws, rules and regulations.
Our Services evolve constantly. As such, the Services may change from time to time, at our discretion. We may stop (permanently or temporarily) providing the Services or any features within the Services to you or to users generally. We also retain the right to create limits on use and storage at our sole discretion at any time. We may also remove or refuse to distribute any Content on the Services, suspend or terminate users, and reclaim usernames without liability to you.
4. Your Account
You are required to create an account to use our Services. You are responsible for safeguarding your account and its access. We cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with the above.
You can control most communications from the Services. We may need to provide you with certain communications, such as service announcements and administrative messages. These communications are considered part of the Services and your account, and you may not be able to opt-out from receiving them. Your account is based on your phone number and if you later change or deactivate that phone number, you must update your account information to help prevent us from communicating or providing access to anyone who acquires your old number.
5. Your License to Use the Services
Dropby gives you a personal, worldwide, royalty-free, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to use the software provided to you as part of the Services. This license has the sole purpose of enabling you to use and enjoy the benefit of the Services as provided by Dropby, in the manner permitted by these Terms.
6. Ending These Terms
You may end your legal agreement with DropBy at any time by deactivating your accounts and discontinuing your use of the Services. To deactivate your account, go to the settings form the menu options and select Delete Dropby account. If you need more instructions on how to delete a lost phone number account, please contact us.
We may terminate your access to and use of the Services, at our sole discretion, at any time and without notice to you. You may delete your Account, at any time by sending an email to us at email@example.com or via the functionality of the App; deleting your Account is your sole method of terminating this Agreement. Upon termination of this Agreement, the following will survive Sections 2, 3, and 7.
You are responsible for any content you submit.You are solely responsible for, and assume all liability regarding, any information and content you provide or otherwise make available on the Services, including the text and images in your profile and in your communications with other Users (“User Content”).
Our ownership. We do not claim any ownership rights in any User Content and nothing in this Agreement will be deemed to restrict any rights that you may have to use and exploit your User Content. Subject to the foregoing, We and our licensors exclusively own all right, title and interest in and to the Services, including all associated intellectual property rights. You acknowledge that the Services are protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of the United States and foreign countries. You agree not to remove, alter or obscure any copyright, trademark, service mark or other proprietary rights notices incorporated in or accompanying the Services.
We welcome feedback, comments and suggestions for improvements to the Services (“Feedback”). You can submit Feedback by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or via the functionality of the Services. You grant to us a non-exclusive, transferable, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, fully-paid, royalty-free license, with the right to sublicense, under any and all intellectual property rights that you own or control to use, copy, modify, create derivative works based upon and otherwise exploit the Feedback for any purpose.
9. Disclaimer of Warranty
THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, WE EXPLICITLY DISCLAIM ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, QUIET ENJOYMENT AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND ANY WARRANTIES ARISING OUT OF COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. We make no warranty that the Services will meet your requirements or be available on an uninterrupted, secure, or error-free basis. We make no warranty regarding the quality, accuracy, timeliness, truthfulness, completeness or reliability of any Content.
We believe that everyone should have the power to connect and share ideas and information instantly, without barriers. In order to protect the experience and safety of people who use Dropby, there are some limitations on the type of content and behavior that we allow. These limitations are set forth in the Dropby Rules below.
All individuals accessing or using Dropby’s services must adhere to the policies set forth in the Dropby’s Rules. Failure to do so may result in Dropby taking one or more of the following enforcement actions:
- requiring you to remove prohibited content before you can interact with other Dropby users;
- temporarily limiting your ability to create posts, see or interact with other Dropby users;
- asking you to verify account ownership with a phone number or email address; or
- permanently suspending your account(s).
If you attempt to evade a permanent suspension by creating new accounts, we will suspend your new accounts.
Please note that we may need to change these Rules from time to time and reserve the right to do so.
You may not use our service for any unlawful purposes or in furtherance of illegal activities. By using Dropby, you agree to comply with all applicable laws governing your conduct and content.
Third-party advertising posts
You may not submit, post, or display any content on or through our services that includes third-party advertising, such as text or photo ads or sponsorship graphics, without our prior consent.
We believe in safe and effective connections, and provide a healthy experience to our users. In order to ensure that people feel safe connecting and expressing diverse opinions and beliefs, we prohibit behavior that crosses the line into abuse, including behavior that stalks, harasses, intimidates, or uses fear on another user.
Reported behavior matters when evaluating for abusive behavior and determining appropriate enforcement actions. Factors we may take into consideration include, but are not limited to whether:
- the behavior is targeted at an individual or group of people;
- the report has been filed by the target or a group.
- the behavior is newsworthy and in the legitimate public interest.
Violence and physical harm
Violence: You may not make specific threats of violence or wish for the serious physical harm, death, or disease of an individual or group of people. This includes, but is not limited to, threatening or promoting terrorism. You also may not affiliate with organizations that — whether by their own statements or activity both on and off the platform — use or promote violence against civilians to further their causes.
Suicide or self-harm: You may not promote or encourage suicide or self-harm. When we receive reports that a person is threatening suicide or self-harm, we may take a number of steps to assist them, such as reaching out to that person and providing resources such as contact information for our mental health partners.
Child sexual exploitation: You may not promote child sexual exploitation. Dropby, Inc does not tolerate any material that features or promotes child sexual exploitation. This may include media, text, illustrated, or computer generated images.