TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Please read this agreement carefully.
BY SELECTING brandswelove.icds.ngo, YOU ARE AGREEING TO OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS AS OUTLINED BELOW.
1. Definitions In this agreement, the following words shall have the following meanings
The terms “we,” “us,” and “our” ‘ICDS” refer to Integrated Communications and Digital Solutions (ICDS). The terms “user,” “you,” and “your” refer to site visitors, customers, members and any other users of the site.
:”Content” means the textual, visual or aural content that is encountered as part of your experience on Our Website. It may include, among other things: text, photos, videos or audio used to create content for use on this site or social media platforms.
:“ICDS Brandsmate” means any service we provide, whether through Our Website or otherwise. It includes the Brandsmate service we provide in order to create high media content for use in your social branding.
:”Post” means display, exhibit, publish, distribute, transmit and/or disclose information, Content and/or other material on OurWebsite, Social Media platforms or any public or relatable material in order to uphold your visibility to the community as a Socially branded business.
:“Services” means all of the services available from ICDS BRANDSMATE.
:”Website”, “Our Website” “Site” “platform” means any website, social media network or service designed for electronic access by mobile or fixed devices which is owned or operated by ICDS ngo.
These set terms and conditions regulate the business relationship between you and us. By buying ICDS Brandsmate or using our services.
The Services are offered subject to our acceptance of your order or requests. We reserve the right to refuse service to any order, person or entity, without the obligation to assign reason for doing so. No order is deemed accepted by us until payment has been processed. We may at any time change or discontinue any aspect or feature of the Site or Service, subject to us fulfilling our previous responsibilities to you based on acceptance of your payment.
In entering into this contract you have not relied on any representation or information from any source except the representation provided by ICDS.
Subject to these terms and conditions, we agree to provide to you some or all of the Services described on the Brandsmate plan.
Our contract with you and license to you last for one year from the date of payment. Any continuation by us or by you after the expiry of one year is a new contract under the terms then posted on Our Website unless you are locked in with a two year advanced annual payment.
The contract between us comes into existence when we receive full monthly / annual payment for the chosen subscription plan.
The contract between us comes into existence only when we write to you to confirm that we agree to provide to you the Service you want. Your payment does not create a contract.
We may change this agreement in any way at any time. The version applicable to your contract is the version which was created July 2018.
Your account and personal information
United States law requires that we inform you of our policy regarding privacy and confidentiality of what the federal government calls “non public personal information”, about you which we may collect and use in your representation.
From time to time, we receive personal information about you, which may include nonpublic information. This may come from you on applications and other forms and in conversations concerning you, or from others.
We are a US domiciled not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization. We do not disclose any nonpublic personal information about you to anyone, except as permitted by you or as required by law.
The information provided by ICDS in its Brandsmate Only section is available only to active members. The members may edit their personal information as they wish. Other than sharing addresses with select affiliates, ICDS does not disclose member personal information to any other organization, commercial company, or individual. ICDS members not wishing to receive communications from affiliates by e-mail should email their request to the ICDS Executive Director.
In order to use the Service, you will be required to provide information about yourself including your name, email address, username and password, and other personal information. You agree that any registration information you give to ICDS will always be accurate, correct, and up to date. You must not impersonate someone else or provide account information or an email address other than your own. Your account must not be used for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. You must not, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction.
Details of the cost and benefits of ICDS Brandsmate are as set out on Our Website.
By accepting these terms and conditions and making full payment you do instruct us to start immediately your ICDS Brandsmate and to request necessary information according to your subscription plan to commence creating and management of content.
You may not transfer your ICDS Brandsmate to another company/party or affiliate.
We reserve the right to modify the ICDS Brandsmate rules or system and to change the terms and conditions of this agreement at any time, without notice. Your continued use of the ICDS Brandsmate after such modifications shall be deemed an acceptance by you to be bound to these changes
Payment is due every 30 days from the beginning of the plan. Lack of receipt of this payment represents cancellation of Brandsmate and all unused credits accumulated to that point of the last payment made.
At least four (4) weeks before expiry of the period, for which you have paid, we shall send you a message to your last known email address to tell you that your ICDS Brandsmate is about to expire and requires renewal.
At any time before expiry of your ICDS Brandsmate ,you may use the “My Account” tab on Our Website to access account details and / or special benefits or offers according to your subscription plan.
At expiry of your ICDS Brandsmate we shall automatically take payment from your credit card of the sum specified on the invoice sent earlier and shall confirm the renewal unless otherwise directed.
Subject to last previous sub-paragraph, you may cancel ICDS Brandsmate within 30 days after the day we confirm the renewal of your ICDS Brandsmate or 15 days prior to the renewal date and renewal payment.
SECURITY OF YOUR CARD
On our certified PayPal Giving Fund Page you can contribute with/without PayPal account with your Credit card only if you choose “Create An Account“..
Card payments are processed and controlled by PayPal Giving Fund Page.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
ICDS is the sole owner of the information collected and created on its website. Those interested in reproducing this information should contact ICDS for permission.
You may use the Site and Service for lawful purposes only. You agree to be financially responsible for all purchases made by you or someone acting on your behalf through the Site. You agree to use the Site and to purchase services or products through the Site for legitimate purposes only. You shall not post or transmit through the Site any material which violates or infringes the rights of others, or which is threatening, abusive, defamatory, libelous, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane, or otherwise objectionable, contains injurious formulas, recipes, or instructions, which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, be obscene, offensive, threatening or violent; be sexually explicit or pornographic; be likely to deceive any person or otherwise violate any law.
OUR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
The Site and Service contain intellectual property owned by ICDS, including trademarks, copyrights, proprietary information, and other intellectual property. ICDS’s copyrighted and original materials are provided to you as part of the Service for your individual use only and a single-user license. All intellectual property, including ICDS’s copyrighted materials shall remain the sole property of ICDS with no license to sell or distribute our materials granted or implied.
You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, create derivative works from, distribute, display, reproduce or perform, or in any way exploit in any format whatsoever any of the Site or Service Content or intellectual property, in whole or in part, without our prior written consent. This includes but is not limited to sharing material with others, posting excerpts of material on any social media, blogging about the material, or in any other way that would reasonably appear to share the Site or Service’s information with a non-member. We reserve the right to immediately remove you from the Service, without refund, if you are caught violating this intellectual property policy.
MATERIAL YOU SUBMIT TO THE SITE
You now irrevocably authorize us to publish content created for the sole purpose of promoting you as a socially good business.
You shall not upload, post or otherwise make available on the Site any artwork, photos, or other materials (collectively “Materials”) protected by copyright, trademark, or other proprietary right without the express written permission of the owner of the copyright, trademark, or other proprietary right, and the burden of determining that any Materials are not so protected rests entirely with you. You shall be liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, trademarks, or other proprietary rights, or any other harm resulting from such a submission. For all Materials submitted by you to the Site, you automatically represent or warrant that you have the authority to use and distribute the Materials, and that the use or display of the Materials will not violate any laws, rules, regulations, or rights of third parties.
As a feature of the Service, ICDS may provide access to a community or social media platforms in conjunction with the Service. We are required to provide a community platform, and has complete discretion with regards to the platform, and the nature of the interaction, dependent on the Service.
You agree that your use of these community and social media platforms is a privilege and ICDS may limit or deny access to these platforms for misconduct that includes but is not limited to being inappropriate, rude, violent, or threatening. ICDS will make reasonable efforts to provide notice to you with regards to inappropriate or unapproved content that you have placed within the voluntarily provided community and social media platform. ICDS is not required to provide notice, and reserves all rights to take immediate and appropriate action to protect the ICDS’s brand and image integrity.
How we handle your Content
We claim no intellectual property rights over the material you supply to ICDS. You retain copyright and any other rights you may rightfully hold in any material that you submit to ICDS for content creation. Material you submit to ICDS remains yours to the extent that you have any legal claims therein. You agree to hold ICDS harmless from and against all claims, liabilities, and expenses arising out of any potential or actual copyright or trademark misappropriation or infringement claimed against you. By posting material on our platforms, you grant us a worldwide, nonexclusive, irrevocable license to use the material for promotional, business development, and marketing purposes.
You consent to recordings being made of calls or webinars provided as part of the Service. You consent to your name, words, voice, and likeness being used by ICDS for promotional, business development, and marketing purposes, without compensation to you. We will make reasonable effort to secure your written permission before using and distributing recordings, print materials, audio, or visual representations that refer to you.
How you use Content Created by us
The following are considered violation of our content created or postings on ICDS platforms or affiliates or to any public area may only be re-posted with use of
You now agree that you may not :
provide any inaccurate, false, or misleading information
modify, copy, or cause damage to ICDS
link to Our Website in any way that would cause the negative appearance or representation ;
download any part of content creation to manipulate original message or intentions;
create a hyperlink to Our Website for the purpose of promoting an interest non-common to both of us.
use keywords or words that do not reflect ICDS positively
Misuse of the name, logo.
Storage of Your Data
We endeavor to describe and display the Service as accurately as possible. While we try to be as clear as possible in explaining the Service, please do not accept that the content will be entirely accurate, current, or error-free. However, upon notification we would do our best to speedily correct any error.
From time to time we may correct errors in pricing and descriptions as well. We reserve the right to refuse or cancel any order with an incorrect price listing.
DURATION AND TERMINATION
Once confirmed, we will provide you access to the purchased Service. You agree and understand that access to the Service may at times be influenced and affected by third parties that we use to provide the Service (web hosting, Brandsmate site plugins, etc.). You agree and understand that no breach of contract action may be initiated against ICDS when there are reasonable delays in the access of the Service.
ICDS reserves the right to terminate the Service, and or access to certain features of the Service, with or without prior notice to you. We will make reasonable efforts to provide notice but is not required to do so under the terms of this agreement.
Lifetime Access (the lifetime of the Service) does not exist for ICDS members. If for any reason, ICDS should dissolve or cease to exist, then your access to the Service terminates.
CANCELLATIONS and REFUNDS
Your payments to ICDS for this subscription is a non-refundable tax donation for the advancement of the community.
Should you be unhappy with the Service in your first month of Brandsmate you may cancel your subscription at any time via your account page, but due to the nature of the Service no refunds will be made for any Brandsmate fees already paid, excluding the 30 day money back guarantee as stated above.
Once you cancel you will no longer have access to the Service, including all content and community resources, once your current Brandsmate period is completed.
It is entirely your responsibility to ensure that you cancel your account in good time should you no longer require the Service and do not wish to be billed further.
Limitation of liability
We may at any time amend these Terms and Conditions. Such amendments are effective immediately upon notice to you by us posting the new Terms and Conditions on this Site. Any use of the Site or Service by you after being notified means you accept these amendments. We reserve the right to update any portion of our Site and Service, including these Terms and Conditions, at any time. We will post the most recent versions to the Site and list the effective dates on the pages of our Terms and Conditions.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOU AGREE THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL WE BE LIABLE FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR SERVICE. ADDITIONALLY, ICDS IS NOT LIABLE FOR DAMAGES IN CONNECTION WITH (I) ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, DENIAL OF SERVICE, ATTACK, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, OR LINE OR SYSTEM FAILURE; (II) LOSS OF REVENUE, ANTICIPATED PROFITS, BUSINESS, SAVINGS, GOODWILL OR DATA; AND (III) THIRD PARTY THEFT OF, DESTRUCTION OF, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF YOUR INFORMATION OR PROPERTY, REGARDLESS OF OUR NEGLIGENCE, GROSS NEGLIGENCE, FAILURE OF AN ESSENTIAL PURPOSE AND WHETHER SUCH LIABILITY ARISES IN NEGLIGENCE, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER THEORY OF LEGAL LIABILITY. THE FOREGOING APPLIES EVEN IF ICDS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF OR COULD HAVE FORESEEN THE DAMAGES. IN THOSE STATES THAT DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR THE DAMAGES, OUR LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST POSSIBLE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. IN NO EVENT SHALL ICDS’S CUMULATIVE LIABILITY TO YOU EXCEED THE TOTAL PURCHASE PRICE OF THE SERVICE YOU HAVE PURCHASED FROM ICDS, AND IF NO PURCHASE HAS BEEN MADE BY YOU ICDS’S CUMULATIVE LIABILITY TO YOU SHALL NOT EXCEED $100.
THIRD PARTY RESOURCES
The Site and the Service may contain links to third party websites and resources. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible or liable for the availability, accuracy, content, or policies of third party websites or resources. Links to such websites or resources do not imply any endorsement by or affiliation with We Do Digital Ltd. You acknowledge sole responsibility for and assume all risk arising from your use of any such websites or resources.
You shall indemnify and hold us harmless from and against any and all losses, damages, settlements, liabilities, costs, charges, assessments, and expenses, as well as third party claims and causes of action, including, without limitation, attorney’s fees, arising out of any breach by you of any of these Terms and Conditions, or any use by you of the Site or Service. You shall provide us with such assistance, without charge, as we may request in connection with any such defense, including, without limitation, providing us with such information, documents, records, and reasonable access to you, as we deem necessary. You shall not settle any third party claim or waive any defense without our prior written consent.
EFFECT OF HEADINGS
The subject headings of the paragraphs and subparagraphs of this Agreement are included for convenience only and shall not affect the construction or interpretation of any of its provisions.
ENTIRE AGREEMENT; WAIVER
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and ICDS pertaining to the Site and Service and supersedes all prior and contemporaneous agreements, representations, and understandings between us. No waiver of any of the provisions of this Agreement by ICDS shall be deemed, or shall constitute, a waiver of any other provision, whether or not similar, nor shall any waiver constitute a continuing waiver. No waiver shall be binding unless executed in writing by ICDS.
All notices, requests, demands, and other communications under this Agreement shall be in writing and properly addressed as follows:
Integrated Communications and Digital Solutions, Inc
244 Fifth Avenue, Suite 263
New York, New York 10001
If any term, provision, covenant, or condition of this Agreement is held by an arbitrator or court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, void, or unenforceable, the rest of the Agreement shall remain in full force and effect and shall in no way be affected, impaired, or invalidated.