WorldRewardsYou Terms of Use 

Last Updated: March 6, 2015

 

1. User’s Acknowledgment and Acceptance of Terms.  Promiladev, Inc., dba WorldRewardsYou, (“WorldRewardsYou,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) provides the WorldRewardsYou website and various related services (collectively, the “Site”) to you, the user of the Site, (“you” or “your”), subject to your compliance with the terms, conditions, and notices contained or referenced herein (the “Terms of Use”), as well as any other written agreement between us and you.  By accessing or using the Site you: (1) acknowledge that you have read, understand, and agree to be bound by the Terms of Use, including our Privacy Policy incorporated herein by reference, available at https://worldrewardsyou.com/privacy-statement.html (the “Privacy Policy”); (2) represent that you have the authority to enter into the Terms of Use (including all of the terms  and conditions specified or referenced below, including the Privacy Policy); (3) represent that you are eligible to enter into the Terms of Use pursuant to Section 2 below; and (4) agree that you are entering into the Terms of Use (including all of the terms  and conditions specified or referenced below, including the Privacy Policy) with WorldRewardsYou.  In addition, when using particular services or materials on the Site, you shall be subject to any posted rules applicable to such services or materials that may contain terms and conditions in addition to those in the Terms of Use.  All such guidelines or rules are hereby incorporated by reference into the Terms of Use.  If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of the Terms of Use, or if you do not have such authority, or you do not meet the eligibility requirements, you should cease any and all access or use of the Site.  

2. Eligibility to Accept Terms of Use.  Use of the Site is conditioned upon you meeting the eligibility requirements in the Terms of Use. You affirm that you are at least eighteen (18) years of age and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in the Terms of Use, and to abide by and comply with the Terms of Use. In any case, you affirm that you are at least 18 years old as the Site is not intended for minors. If you are under 18 years of age, you are not permitted to use the Site.  You further represent and warrant that you 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 that you are not listed on any U.S. Government list of prohibited or restricted parties.  If for any reason, we, in our sole discretion, believe you do not meet the eligibility requirements set forth above, we reserve the right, without provision of any notice to you to terminate your account and the Terms of Use.  If you do not meet the eligibility requirements as set forth above, we have no obligations to you under the Terms of Use. 

3. Site Access.  Subject to your compliance with the Terms of Use, WorldRewardsYou hereby grants to you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable, limited license, without the right to grant or authorize sublicenses, to use the Site, provided that: (a) your use of the Site as permitted is solely for your personal use and not otherwise inconsistent with the Terms of Use; (b) you will not resell or charge others for use of or access to the Site; (c) you will not duplicate, reproduce, transfer, give access to, copy or distribute any part of the Site in any medium without our prior written authorization; (d) you will not attempt to reverse compile, reverse engineer, alter, make derivative works of, disassemble, or modify any part of the Site; and (e) you will not access any part of the Site in order to build a similar or competitive service.

4. Rewardee Nominations.  You will have the ability to nominate a Rewardee (defined below in Section 5) for promotion on the Site.  You must complete all steps and provide all the information required (as set forth in the application) in order for us to review your nomination.  We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to accept or reject any nomination.  You understand and agree that we are in no way obligated to choose or accept your nomination.  You represent and warrant that you have all necessary rights and permissions to legally nominate an individual to become a Rewardee.

5. You will have the ability to use the Site to reward the individual or individuals (the “Rewardee(s)”) from the stories we publish on the Site.  Rewards may consist of monetary donations and/or messages posted to a Rewardee’s story.  If you choose to make a monetary donation you will be required to select an approved charity of your choice (the “Charity”).  In the event we are unable to deliver your monetary donation to the intended Rewardee your donation will be delivered to the Charity.  You understand and acknowledge that WorldRewardsYou is not classified as a non-profit or charitable organization and any monetary donation made by you will is not eligible as tax deductible.  You understand and agree that any monetary donation made by you is a gift and does not constitute payment or compensation of any kind.  All monetary donations will be deposited directly to the

Rewardee’s account. Your Reward will only be used for the intended Rewardee or Charity, as the case may be, and will never be used for any other purpose.

6. Payment Terms.  You acknowledge and agree that an automatic non-refundable service fee of eight percent (8%) (the “Service Fee”) will be applied to all monetary donations collected. The Service Fee will be processed through PayPal’s adaptive payments API.  We will use the Service Fee to cover PayPal’s transaction fee of two point nine percent (2.9%) plus thirty cents (.30 USD) per transaction and our fee of five percent (5%). You acknowledge and agree that we are not a chartered banking entity and that we are not holding monetary donations on behalf of the Rewardee. You acknowledge and understand that WorldRewardsYou is not the same company as PayPal and you are subject to any additional terms and conditions of those Third Party Payment Processors.  You acknowledge and agree that you will be responsible for any tax obligations on donation transactions paid to those Third Party Payment Processors.

7. Intellectual Property Rights.  Subject to your rights in any of your User Content (as defined in Section 9 below), WorldRewardsYou retains all right, title and interest in and to all intellectual property rights in (a) the Site including, without limitation, text, scripts, graphics, interactive features and the like, and (b) the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein ("Marks"), owned by or licensed to us. We reserve all rights not expressly granted in and to the Site and no implied license is granted by us. You agree not to engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the Site other than expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution of content of third parties obtained through the Site for any commercial purposes.

8. Conduct on Site.Your use of the Site is subject to all applicable laws and regulations, and you are solely responsible for the substance of your communications through the Site. By posting information on or through this Site, you agree that you will not upload, share, post, or otherwise distribute or facilitate distribution of any content including, without limitation, text, communications, software, images, sounds, data, or other information that: (a) is unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another’s privacy, tortious, contains explicit or graphic descriptions or accounts of sexual acts (including but not limited to child pornography, sexual language of a violent or threatening nature directed at another individual or group of individuals), or otherwise violates our rules or policies; (b) victimizes, harasses, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability; (c) infringes on any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, right of publicity, or other proprietary right of any party; (d) constitutes unauthorized or unsolicited advertising, junk or bulk email (also known as “spamming”), chain letters, any other form of unauthorized solicitation, or any form of lottery or gambling; (e) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs that are designed or intended to disrupt, damage, or limit the functioning of any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment or to damage or obtain unauthorized access to any data or other information of any third party; or (f) impersonates any person or entity, including any of our employees or representatives. 

9. User Content.  The Site allows users to post, upload, and/or submit communications, messages, photos, video, and other information or materials (collectively, “User Content”).  WorldRewardsYou does not endorse nor assume any liability for the contents of any material uploaded or submitted by users of the Site or other third parties. WorldRewardsYou does not, and has no obligation to, pre-screen, monitor, or edit the content posted by users that may be available on or through this Site. WorldRewardsYou reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to remove any content that, in its judgment, does not comply with these Terms of Use and any other rules of user conduct for the Site, or is otherwise harmful, objectionable, or inaccurate. WorldRewardsYou is not responsible for any failure or delay in removing such content. You hereby consent to such removal and waive any claim against WorldRewardsYou arising out of such removal of content.

10. Safe Harbor Infringement. WorldRewardsYou does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights via its Site, and WorldRewardsYou will remove all content and User Content if properly notified that such content or User Content infringes on another's intellectual property rights. To file a copyright infringement notification, please send a written communication that includes substantially the following (see Section 512(c)(3) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act): (a) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; (b) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works; (c) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material, including the email address, name and username of the user allegedly infringing the copyrighted work; (d) information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted; (e) a statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (f) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. Such takedown notices may be emailed to support at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

11. User Accounts and Security.  In order to use or access certain services or features of the Site, you may be required to create and register a user account.  You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and user account and for any and all statements made and acts or omissions that occur through the use of your password and account.  Therefore, you must take steps to ensure that others do not gain access to your password and account. We will never ask you for your password.  You may not transfer or share your account with anyone, and we reserve the right to immediately terminate your account if you do transfer or share your account, or otherwise violate these Terms of Use.  In the event you would like to deactivate your user account, you must send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. “Attention: Account Deactivation.”

12. YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK.  THE SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS-IS” BASIS.  TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, WORLDREWARDSYOU, AND ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY WARRANTIES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY, SATISFACTORY PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE AND YOUR USE THEREOF. WORLDREWARDSYOU MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE SITE’S CONTENT AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (A) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (B) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SITE, SERVERS, AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION, (C) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM THE SITE AND/OR OUR SERVERS, (D) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH THE SITE THROUGH THE ACTIONS OF ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (E) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE. WORLDREWARDSYOU DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE SITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE, OR FEATURED IN ANY USER CONTENT OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND WORLDREWARDSYOU WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO, OR IN ANY WAY BE, RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.

13. Limitation of Liability TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL WORLDREWARDSYOU, OR ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM ANY (A) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (B) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SITE, SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION, (C) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR SITE AND/OR SERVERS, (D) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE, WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH THE SITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, (E) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE SITE, OR (F) THE DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION PURSUANT TO THESE TERMS OF USE OR PRIVACY POLICY, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY WHETHER OR NOT WORLDREWARDSYOU IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.  YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT WORLDREWARDSYOU SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR USER CONTENT OR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event will WORLDREWARDSYOU’S aggregate cumulative liability for any claims arising out of or related to THESE TERMS OF SERVICE or the SITE, exceed fifty U.S. dollars ($50.00).  The existence of one or more claims will not serve to enlarge this limit.  This limitation will apply notwithstanding the failure of essential purpose of any limited remedy set forth herein.  YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT SECTIONS 12 AND 13 ARE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN THE PARTIES.

14. Application of Limitations and Disclaimers.  Certain states and/or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties or limitation of liability for incidental or consequential damages with respect to consumers (i.e., a person acquiring goods otherwise than in the course of a business), so the exclusions set forth in Sections 12 and 13 above may not apply to you if you are a consumer. The limitations or exclusions of warranties and liability contained in these Terms of Use do not affect or prejudice the statutory rights of a consumer.  The limitations or exclusions of warranties and remedies contained in these Terms of Use shall apply to you as a consumer only to the extent such limitations or exclusions and remedies are permitted under the laws of the jurisdiction where you are located.

15. You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless WorldRewardsYou, and its parent corporation, affiliates, officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees) arising from: (a) your use of and access to Site; (b) your violation of any term of these Terms of Use; (c) your violation of any third party right including, without limitation, any copyright, property, or privacy right; or (d) any claim that any of your User Content caused damage to a third party. This defense and indemnification obligation will survive these Terms of Use and your use of the Site.

16. Participation in Promotions.  From time to time, this Site may include advertisements offered by third parties. You may enter into correspondence with or participate in promotions of the advertisers showing their products on this Site. Any such correspondence or promotions, including the delivery of and the payment for goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such correspondence or promotions, are solely between you and the third party advertiser. WorldRewardsYou assumes no liability, obligation or responsibility for any part of any such correspondence or promotion.

17. International Use.  Although this Site may be accessible worldwide, we make no representation that materials on this Site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United States, and accessing them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited.  Those who choose to access this Site from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with local laws.  Any offer for any product, service, and/or information made in connection with this Site is void where prohibited.

18. Termination of Use.  You agree that we may, in our sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the Site with or without notice and for any reason, including, without limitation, breach of these Terms of Use. Any suspected fraudulent, abusive or illegal activity may be grounds for terminating your relationship and may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities.  Upon termination or suspension, regardless of the reasons thereof, your right to use the services available on this Site immediately ceases, and you acknowledge and agree that we may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in your account and/or bar any further access to this Site. In the event we terminate your access, all licenses granted hereunder shall terminate.  We shall not be liable to you or any third party for any claims or damages arising out of any termination or suspension or any other actions taken by us in connection with such termination or suspension.

19. Governing Law.  The Site (excluding any linked sites) is controlled by WorldRewardsYou from its offices within the State of California, United States of America.  The Site can be accessed from all 50 states, as well as from other countries around the world.  As each of these places has laws that may differ from those of California, by accessing the Site you acknowledge and agree that the statutes and laws of the State of California, without regard to any conflicts of laws principles thereof, will apply to all matters relating to the use of this Site.  You agree and hereby submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of the state and federal courts within the State of California with respect to such matters.  The United Nations Convention on the International Sales of Goods will not apply to these Terms of Use.

20. You acknowledge that WorldRewardsYou does not control the interactions between any user and you, nor does WorldRewardsYou control any User Content.  As such you acknowledge and agree that WorldRewardsYou does not assume any responsibility or liability for User Content generated by you or any user of the Site posted anywhere, including without limitation, personally identifiable information posted publicly, or the conduct of, you or any user, and you bear the entire risk of continuing to use the Site, including your interactions with other users.  You agree that WorldRewardsYou will not be responsible for any claim, loss, liability, personal injury (including death), damage, cost or expense (including attorneys’ fees), incurred as the result of or relating to any User Content, or any interactions with other users or third parties, including disputes between you and other users regarding User Content, user dissemination of your User Content or any other User Content, and any and all other disputes or conflicts arising from your use of the Site.  If there is a claim or dispute between you and any other user or third party, WorldRewardsYou is under no obligation to become involved.  You understand and agree that WorldRewardsYou is not responsible or liable in any way for any communication, actions, or conduct between you and other users.  You on behalf of you and your heirs, successors and assigns, hereby release and forever discharge WorldRewardsYou, and its parent company, affiliates, employees, contractors, agents, successors, and assigns, from, and hereby waive and relinquish, each and every past, present and future dispute, claim, controversy, demand, right, obligation, liability, action and cause of action of every kind and nature (including personal injury, death, and property damage), that has arisen or arises directly or indirectly out of, or relates directly or indirectly to, any User Content, or any of your interactions with other users or third parties.  YOU HEREBY WAIVE CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE SECTION 1542 IN CONNECTION WITH THE FOREGOING, WHICH STATES: “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE CREDITOR DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS OR HER FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH IF KNOWN BY HIM OR HER MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS OR HER SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR.”

21. Entire Agreement.  These Terms of Use, together with the Privacy Policy available at https://worldrewardsyou.com/privacy-statement.html, and any other legal notices published by WorldRewardsYou, constitute the entire agreement and understanding between the parties concerning the subject matter of these Terms of Use and supersede all prior agreements and understandings of the parties with respect to that subject matter. These Terms of Use may not be altered, supplemented, or amended by the use of any other document(s). Any attempt by you to alter, supplement or amend this document or to enter an order for products or services which are subject to additional or altered terms and conditions shall be null and void, unless otherwise agreed to in a written agreement signed by the parties. To the extent that anything in or associated with this Site is in conflict or inconsistent with these Terms of Use, these Terms of Use shall take precedence.

22. Changes to Terms of Use.  The Terms of Use may be amended by us from time to time.  If we make material changes to the Terms of Use, we will notify you by posting the revised Terms of Use on our Site or notifying you at your email address(as specified in your account information).  Your continued use of the Site after such notification of changes as described above will constitute your agreement to such changes. If you object to any change, your sole recourse shall be to immediately terminate your account and cease using the Site.

23. Miscellaneous.  In any action to enforce the Terms of Use, the prevailing party will be entitled to costs and attorneys’ fees. Any cause of action brought by you against WorldRewardsYou, or its affiliates, officers, directors, or agents, must be instituted with one year after the cause of action arises or be deemed forever waived and barred. You may not assign your rights and obligations under the Terms of Use to any party, and any purported attempt to do so will be null and void. WorldRewardsYou may freely assign its rights and obligations under the Terms of Use.  If any part of the Terms of Use is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as possible, the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.  Any failure by WorldRewardsYou to enforce or exercise any provision of the Terms of Use or related rights shall not constitute a waiver of that right or provision.  All notices to you shall be made in writing and delivered via email to the email address designated by you in your user account.  We reserve the right to broadcast notices or messages through the Site to inform you of changes to the Site or other matters of importance, and such broadcasts shall constitute notice to you at the time of publication.

24. Questions or Additional Information.  If you have any questions regarding these Terms of Use, please contact us by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. “Attention: Terms of Use.”

 

 

 

 

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