GRATSY

Terms and Conditions

Last updated on May 7, 2021

These Terms and Conditions (“Terms or Agreement”) governs your use of Gratsy’s services, websites, and our platforms, including our mobile applications, (“the Site”, “App”, “Us”, “We,” "Our", "Company", "Website", “Gratsy”). By using any of our services, website, subscriptions, or platforms, including our mobile applications (collectively, the “Services”) you signify that you have read, understand, and agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions ("Terms” or “Agreement"). These Terms and Conditions apply to all users of the Services, including browsers, social media platforms, email, SMS, and mobile applications. As used herein, “You, “User” or "Users" means anyone who accesses and/or uses the Site or any of our Services or if the user represents an entity or other organization, that entity or organization.

You can review the most current version of the Terms at any time on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms, without notice, by posting updates and/or changes to our website, www.gratsy.com, or within the mobile application. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for any such changes. Your continued use of or access to Services following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.

This is a legal agreement between You and Gratsy, LLC. You should carefully read this agreement and the Company’s Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into and are part of this agreement.

YOU MAY NOT USE OUR SERVICES IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

These Terms and Conditions were last updated on May 7, 2021.

Section 1 – Account Creation.

You need an account for most services provided by the Company. When setting up and maintaining your account, you must provide and continue to provide accurate and complete information, including a valid email address. You must be at least 18 years or older and capable of entering into legally binding agreements in order to use our Services. You may not create more than one account.

You have complete responsibility for your account and everything that happens on your account, including for any costs, fees, or damages incurred by you or someone using your account with or without your permission.

Please note that simply creating an account does not entitle you to receive any sample, product, coupon, rebate, promotion or any other items from us (collectively, “Promotional Items”). By creating an account and using our services you expressly acknowledge that you are not guaranteed to receive or qualify for any Promotional Items. Promotional Items are for your individual use and consumption only. They may not be resold or used for commercial gain. It is your responsibility to follow the FTC disclosure guidelines when promoting or posting about the Promotional Items that you have received.

Section 2 - Access to the Service.

2.1.     Subject to your acceptance of and compliance with this Agreement, Company grants to you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable limited license to use the Service. The Company has the right to terminate your access to our Services at any time for any reason or for no reason. Your use of the Service is conditioned upon your compliance with this Agreement; any use of the Service in violation of this Agreement will be regarded as an infringement of Company’s copyrights in and to the Service.

2.2.      Any new features or services which are added, at our sole discretion, shall also be subject to this Agreement. Company may change, modify, suspend, or discontinue any aspect of the Service at any time such change, modification, suspension or discontinuation can be for any reason and is not limited to your breach of this Agreement.

2.3       As a condition of your use of and access to the Service, you shall not: (a) copy or adapt the Service’s software including but not limited to Flash, PHP, HTML, Java, CSS, JavaScript or other code; (b) reverse engineer, decompile, reverse assemble, modify or attempt to discover any software (source code or object code) that the Service create to generate web pages or any software or other products or processes accessible through the Service; (c) distribute any virus, time bomb, trap door, or other harmful or disruptive computer code, mechanism or program; (d) interfere with or circumvent any security feature of the Service or any feature that restricts or enforces limitations on use of or access to the Service; (e) sell the Service or any part thereof including but not limited to user accounts and access to them in exchange for anything of value; (f) violate any applicable law; or (g) allow another person or entity to use your identity in order to access the Service.

Section 4 – Privacy and Protection of Personal Information.

Notwithstanding anything else to the contrary contained in this Agreement, Company’s collection, use, disclosure and sharing of any personally identifiable information you provide via the Site or use of our Services shall be governed by our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into and part of this Agreement. For further information regarding the Company's protection of your personal information, please refer to our Privacy Policy.

Section 5 – Third Party Links.

Through your use of the Service, you may be provided with hyperlinks or opt-in selections to other Internet sites or resources, including hyperlinks provided by third-party advertisers and sponsors to the Service. We make no representation or warranty as to those sites and resources, or the advertising material presented by third-party advertisers and sponsors through the Service. You agree that Company will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such information, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

Section 6 – Intellectual Property.  

6.1       Certain information available through the Service is the property of the Company and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. Information received through the Service may not be displayed, reformatted and printed or used for any commercial purpose whatsoever without the prior written consent of the Company. The Gratsy logo, and any other marks used on the Site are trademarks of Gratsy, LLC. Such marks may not be used without the prior written consent of the Company. Any use of those marks, or any others displayed on the Site, will inure solely to the benefit of their respective owners. All rights reserved.

6.2       You agree to keep all information that you obtain from Gratsy, brand partners, and all other sponsored partners confidential. You will not to reproduce, disseminate, sell, distribute or commercially exploit any such information in any manner.

6.3       When you use the Services, you keep your rights to information, feedback and content you submit, post or make available on, through or about the Services including on Gratsy social media accounts or through Gratsy hashtags (“User Content”). However, by using the Services, you grant Gratsy an automatic, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual license to use, copy, reproduce, adapt, modify, publish, display, transfer, sublicense and distribute your information for any purpose and in any and all media or distribution methods (now known or later developed), including but not limited to reposting User Content through our social media channels and on our website or mobile application. By using the Services you agree that you will not be entitled to any compensation from Gratsy for your information or for use of your information, including promotional or commercial uses.

Section 8 - Disclaimers; Limitations; Waivers of Liability.

8.1. Gratsy does not produce or manufacture any of the Promotional Items distributed or promoted through Services. Gratsy hereby explicitly disclaims any responsibility or liability for these products or the use of them. By using our Services, You acknowledge and accept this disclaimer. Users should ensure any and all instructions or packaging information is read carefully and thoroughly before use of the Promotional Item. Promotional Items should only be used per the manufacturer's instructions.

8.2 YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK AND IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE (EXCEPT ONLY TO THE EXTENT PROHIBITED UNDER THE LAWS APPLICABLE TO TERMS OF USE WITH ANY LEGALLY REQUIRED WARRANTY PERIOD TO THE SHORTER OF THIRTY DAYS FROM FIRST USE OR THE MINIMUM PERIOD REQUIRED). WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER THE COMPANY NOR ITS AFFILIATES OR SUBSIDIARIES, OR ANY OF THEIR DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, ATTORNEYS, THIRD-PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS, DISTRIBUTORS, LICENSEES OR LICENSORS, NOR ANYONE WHO HAS BEEN INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION, OR DELIVERY OF THE SERVICE (COLLECTIVELY, “GRATSY PARTIES”) WARRANT THAT THE SERVICE, INCLUDING THE INFORMATION MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICE, WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, UNCORRUPTED, ACCURATE, RELIABLE, COMPLETE, CURRENT, TIMELY, OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE MOBILE APPLICATION, WEBPAGES OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE SERVICE AVAILABLE ARE FREE FROM VIRUSES, WORMS OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

8.3.   TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE GRATSY PARTIES WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, PERSONAL INJURY/WRONGFUL DEATH, LOST OR ANTICIPATED PROFITS, LOST DATA, OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, THE USE OR MISUSE OF SUBMISSIONS OR CONTENT IN ANY WAY WHATSOEVER ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE SERVICE, WHETHER OR NOT THE GRATSY PARTIES ARE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN THE EVENT THAT THE FOREGOING EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY IS FOUND BY A COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDICTION TO BE UNENFORCEABLE, THE PARTIES INSTEAD AGREE THAT THE GRATSY PARTIES WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED (100) US DOLLARS.

8.4 TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THESE DISCLAIMERS OF LIABILITY APPLY TO ANY AND ALL DAMAGES OR INJURY WHATSOEVER CAUSED BY OR RELATED TO USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE SERVICE UNDER ANY CAUSE OR ACTION OF ANY JURISDICTION, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ACTIONS FOR BREACH OF WARRANTY, BREACH OF CONTRACT OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE).

Section 9 - Release.

You forever release, discharge, and covenant not to sue the Gratsy Parties from any and all liability, claims, actions, and expenses that may arise, whether caused by the negligence of the Gratsy Parties, or otherwise, in connection with use of the Service or through or as a result of the Service. In other words, you agree that you cannot sue the Gratsy Parties if anything happens to you, your personal information, any individual that you provide access to use the Service, or your property in connection with use of the Service or through or as a result of the Service. You agree that the provisions in this paragraph will survive any termination of your account(s), Subscription, the Service, or this Agreement.

Section 10 - Indemnification.

You agree at all times to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Gratsy Parties harmless from any claim, causes of action, damages, liabilities, demands, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third-party due to or arising out of your use or misuse of the Site or Services, your breach of this Agreement or the documents they incorporate by reference, your violation of any law or the rights of a third-party, or the consequences of any choices you make in reliance on or based on information on this site.

Section 11 - Governing Law and Dispute Resolution.

The laws applicable to the interpretation of this Agreement shall be the laws of the State of Arkansas, and applicable federal law, without regard to any conflict of law provisions. You agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located within Benton County, Arkansas.

You also agree that, in the event any dispute or claim arises out of or relating to your use of the Site or the Services, that you and Company will attempt in good faith to negotiate a written resolution of the matter directly between the parties. You agree that if the matter remains unsettled for forty-five (45) days after notification (via certified mail or personal delivery) that a dispute exists, shall be resolved by final and binding arbitration in Benton County, Arkansas under the rules of the American Arbitration Association then in effect.

THE PARTIES HEREBY IRREVOCABLY WAIVE ANY AND ALL RIGHT TO TRIAL BY JURY IN ANY LEGAL PROCEEDING ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT OR THE TRANSACTIONS CONTEMPLATED HEREBY. IN ADDITION, YOU HEREBY AGREE THAT ANY DISPUTES RELATED TO YOUR USE OF OUR SERVICES SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION.

Section 12 – Severability.

In the event that any provision of this Agreement is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from this Agreement, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.  

Section 13 – Miscellaneous.

(a) Company operates and controls the Service from its offices in the United States of America. Company makes no representation that the Service is appropriate or available in other locations. The information by the Company is not intended for distribution to or use by any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject the Company to any registration requirement within such jurisdiction or country. Accordingly, those persons who choose to access the Service from other locations do so on their own initiative and are solely responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

(b) This Agreement is effective until terminated by either party. The privileges granted to you under this Agreement will terminate immediately and automatically without notice from the Company if, in our sole discretion, you fail to comply with any term or provision of this Agreement or for any reason in the Company’s sole discretion. If you choose to delete your Account or the Mobile Application, such action will indicate intent to terminate by the User.

(c) Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice will act to modify this Agreement to any party at any time without any notice to you.

(d) You may not assign this Agreement without the Company’s prior written consent, which may be withheld in Company’s sole discretion, and any assignment without such consent shall be deemed null and void. Such anti-assignment provision shall not apply to any entity that has a right to assign its written agreement with the Company relating to the Service.

(e) The section headings used in this Agreement are for convenience only and will not be given any legal import.

(f) Upon Company’s request, you will furnish Company any documentation, substantiation or releases necessary to verify your compliance with this Agreement.

(g) You hereby waive any and all defenses you may have based on the electronic form of this Agreement and the lack of signing by the parties hereto to execute this Agreement. Your use of our mobile application and Services constitutes acceptance of this Agreement.

Section 14 – Entire Agreement.

These Terms and Conditions and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this Site or in respect to the Service constitutes the entire Agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous Agreements, communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms and Conditions). Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms and Conditions shall not be construed against the drafting party.

Section 15 – Contact Information.

Questions about the Terms and Conditions may be sent to Gratsy via email at hello@gratsy.com or via mail at PO Box 1124, Bentonville AR 72712.