Welcome to Hylo.com. Use of and access to this website, associated iOS and Android mobile apps, and the services (together with the website, the “Service”) offered by Hylozoic, Inc., a Delaware Corporation, (“Hylo” or the “Company”) is subject to your compliance with the following terms. Hylo reserves the right to limit or terminate your access to our Service for noncompliance.
Hylo is a platform where certain users (“Posters”) can share “Intentions,” “Offers,” and “Requests” in the form of content, including, but not limited to, videos, photographs, images, artwork, graphics, audio clips, comments, data, text, hyperlinks, software, scripts, projects, other material and information, and associated trademarks and copyrightable works (collectively, “Posts”) with other users (“Readers”). Posters can choose to make their Content available to specific Readers, which they choose, or any user of the Service. Posters may receive comments and feedback on the Posts from Posters and heart Posts that they like by clicking a “Heart” button. Visitors to and users of the Service (collectively, “Users”) may have the ability to contribute, add, create, upload, submit, distribute, facilitate the distribution of, collect, post, or otherwise make accessible ("Submit") Content. “User Submissions” means any Content Submitted by Users.
Users can get access to the Service by establishing an account through Facebook, LinkedIn, Google, the iOS and Android apps, or directly from our website at http://www.hylo.com.
All Service users must be at least 13 years old. If you are under 13 years of age, please do not use or access the Service at any time or in any manner. If you are under 18 years of age, you must have the consent of a legal guardian to access the Service.
You agree to use the Service for its intended purpose, and in compliance with these Terms of Service and all applicable law. As a condition of your use of the Service, you will not, [and shall not permit any third party using your account to]:
a) use the Service for transactions involving illegal activities, or what Hylo reasonably believes to be potentially illegal or fraudulent activity;
b) submit false, deceptive, misleading, fraudulent, inaccurate or unlawful content, or content that is otherwise obscene, offensive, abusive, threatening, harassing, defamatory, tortious or invasive of another’s privacy;
c) infringe any intellectual property right, or other right of any other person or entity, or violate any law or contract;
d) attempt to or submit a virus to the Service
e) use any of the Service content in violation of the copyrights to that content. Service content that is posted publicly is licensed under the Creative Commons “Attribution” license. Service content that is posted privately may be subject to other restrictions and in any event may not be re-published publicly without the owner’s prior consent;
f) interfere with or attempt to interfere with the Service;
g) attempt to or obtain unauthorized access to other users’ accounts;
h) sell, transfer, or assign any of your rights to use the Service to a third party without the express written consent of Hylo;
i) use the Service in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any Hylo server, or the network(s) connected to any Hylo server, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Service;
j) remove any copyright notices or substitute any copyright notices that imply that the materials you view, print, copy, or distribute are owned by anyone else; and
k) access the Service from a jurisdiction where such access is illegal.
The Service provides you with the ability to post or create original content and to comment on the posted content of others (your “User Submission”). The Company claims no ownership or control over User Submissions. You retain all intellectual property rights to your User Submissions that you create or submit using the Service, to the extent you have such rights under applicable law and you post your User Submissions in the “private” area. You agree that User Submissions that you post to the “public” area are governed exclusively by theCreative Commons “Attribution” license, and you hereby waive and relinquish all limitations and restrictions not included in that license. You are responsible for protecting your rights in your User Submissions. All information publicly posted or privately transmitted through the Service is the sole responsibility of the person from which that content originated. Hylo will not be liable for any errors or omissions in any Content and is not responsible for enforcing your rights in that Content.
You are responsible for protecting your rights in your User Submissions. All information publicly posted or privately transmitted through the Service is the sole responsibility of the person from which that content originated. Hylo will not be liable for any errors or omissions in any Content and is not responsible for enforcing your rights in that Content.
Not withstanding the foregoing, you grant Hylo a royalty-free, worldwide, non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, fully paid-up, non-exclusive, sub licensable, transferable right and license to (and allow others acting on Hylo’s behalf to): 1) host, display copy, market, analyze, distribute and display your User Submissions and your trademarks, service marks, slogans, logos, and similar proprietary rights (collectively, the " Trademarks") in connection with (a) theService, (b) the Company’s (and its successors' and assigns’) businesses, (c)promoting, marketing, and redistributing part or all of the Service; (2) take whatever other action is required to perform and market the Service; (3) allow Hylo users to download, display, feature, distribute, collect, and otherwise use theUser Submissions and Trademarks in connection with the Service; (4) use and publish, and permit others to use and publish, your User Submissions,Trademarks in connection with the provision operation, maintenance or marketing of the Service; and delete any or all of your User Content from Company owned, controlled or used servers and from the Service, for any reason or no reason, whether intentional or unintentional, and without any liability of any kind to you or any other party. The foregoing license grant to the Company does not affect your other ownership or license rights in your User Submissions, including the right to grant additional licenses to your User Submissions.
You are publishing your User Submission, and you may be identified publicly by your name or User ID in association with your User Submission.
You grant to each Service user a non-exclusive license to access your User Submissions through the Service, and to post comments about those User Submissions solely for personal, non-commercial use, in connection with participating in the Service.
Hylo shall have the right to delete any User Submissions.
Permission to use the Service’s contents does not include permission to copy the design elements, look and feel, or layout of this our website or the Service. Those elements are protected by United States, international, and foreign laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No logo, graphic, or image from the Service may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by Hylo.
Additionally, you shall not: (i) take any action that imposes or may impose (as determined by the Company in its sole discretion) an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the Company’s or its third-party providers’ infrastructure; (ii)interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Service or any activities conducted on the Service; (iii) bypass any measures the Company may use to prevent or restrict access to the Service (or other accounts, computer systems, or networks connected to the Service); (iv) run Maillist, Listserv, or any form of auto-responder or "spam" on the Service; or (v) use manual or automated software, devices, or other processes to "crawl" or "spider" any page of the Site.
You shall not directly or indirectly: (i) decipher, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer, or otherwise attempt to derive any source code or underlying ideas or algorithms of any part of the Hylo Service or platform, except to the extent applicable laws specifically prohibit such restriction; (ii) modify, translate, or otherwise create derivative works of any part of the Hylo Service or platform;or (iii) copy, rent, lease, distribute, or otherwise transfer any of the rights that you receive hereunder. You shall abide by all applicable local, state,national, and international laws and regulations.
Please notify Hylo if you believe a user has violated your copyright using the Service.
Attn: Edward West, DMCA Agent
3871 Piedmont Ave. #361
Oakland, CA 94611
Hylo may, in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (the “DMCA”), terminate user accounts of registered users who are deemed, in Hylo’s sole discretion, to be repeat infringers of any intellectual property rights of others or who violate provisions of this Terms of Service.
Hylo will remove infringing materials in accordance with the DMCA if properly notified of copyright. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please notify Hylo in writing submitted to the contact information provide above. Your notice must meet the current statutory requirements imposed by the DMCA. Your copyright notice must contain the following information:
If you believe that your work has been removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification, the DMCA permits you to send Hylo a counter-notice. Please submit any counter-notice to Hylo in writing submitted to the contact information provided above. Your counter-notice must contain the following information:
Under the Copyright Act, any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material is infringing or was removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification may be subject to liability.
If you fail to comply with these notice requirements, your notification or counter-notification may not be valid.
Please consult with your legal counsel, or see the U.S. Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. §512(c)(3), for current information about the DMCA.
Copyright Notice: Copyright © 2012-2014 Hylozoic, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Hylo, Hylos, Hylozoans is/are trademarks or registered trademarks of Hylo. All other trademarks, trade names, service marks, service names are the property of their respective holders.
The Service may contain links to third-party sites which are not under the control of Hylo, and Hylo is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites. Hylo is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply that Hylo endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content on such third-party site.
Joining Hylo is free. However, we do charge fees for certain services. When you use a service that has a fee you have an opportunity to review and accept the fees that you will be charged. Changes to fees are effective after we provide you with notice by posting the changes on the Site. You are responsible for paying all fees and taxes associated with your use of the Service.
Hylo uses a third party payment service, Stripe, to process payments. Sending or receiving payments for transactions made with or through our Service is subject to Stripes' Terms of Service, Site Terms, and Acceptable Use Policy (the “Stripe Terms"). You agree that any use of Stripe services through our Service will be subject to both these Terms and Conditions and the Stripe Terms.
You acknowledge that while Hylo provides a link to Stripe, Hylo does not control and is not responsible for payments made or received through Stripe, or the performance of Stripe.
Except as expressly provided otherwise, all information within the service is provided "as-is" without warranty of any kind and Hylo hereby disclaims all warranties either expressed or implied, including but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. In addition, except as expressly provided otherwise, Hylo disclaims any warranties of non-infringement, title, or quite enjoyment. In no event shall Hylo be liable for any special, indirect or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tortious action, arising out of or in connection with the use of the Service or information available from the Service.
Except as expressly provided otherwise, you assume all risks concerning the suitability and accuracy of the information within theService. All content you access through the Service is at your own risk and you will be solely responsible for any resulting damage or loss to any party.The Service may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Hylo assumes no responsibility for and disclaims all liability for any such inaccuracies, errors, or omissions in the Service.
The Company cannot guarantee the identity of any other users with whom you may interact while using the Service.
Hylo may make changes to the Service at any time and without notice.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold Hylo and its affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders, partners, and employees harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Service, including without limitation, any use by your employees, your connection to the Service, your violation of these Terms ofUse, or your violation of any rights of another.
By accessing the Service you agree that the statutes and laws of the United States and the State of California, without regard to any principles of conflicts of law, will apply to all matters relating to the use of this Service, and you further agree that any litigation shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in Oakland, California, USA.