Terms of Use of Budfox (Last updated: 9th of July 2018)

Terms of Use Controller and Owner

Budfox Messenger Ltd – 3rd Floor Crown House, 151 High Road – Loughton IG10 4LG, United Kingdom. Owner contact email: terms@budfox.io

Please read these Terms of Use (« Terms », « Terms of Use ») carefully before using the Budfox mobile application who provides messaging and other services around the world (the « Service ») operated by Budfox Messenger Ltd (“Budfox”, « us », « we », or « our »).

Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service.

By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms, then you may not access the Service.

Our Service allows you to post, link, store, share and otherwise make available certain information, text, graphics, videos, or other material (« Content »). You are responsible for the Content that you post to the Service, including its legality, reliability, and appropriateness.

By posting Content to the Service, you grant us the right and license to use, modify, perform, display, reproduce, and distribute such Content on and through the Service. You retain any and all of your rights to any Content you submit, post or display on or through the Service and you are responsible for protecting those rights.

You represent and warrant that: (i) the Content is yours (you own it) or you have the right to use it and grant us the rights and license as provided in these Terms, and (ii) the posting of your Content on or through the Service does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights or any other rights of any person.

The Budfox Services and all content, visual interfaces, information, graphics, design, compilation, computer code, products, software, trademarks, service marks, trade names and services are the property of Budfox or its subsidiaries or affiliated companies and/or third- party licensors. Except for the express license granted to you, no right, title, interest or license to the Budfox Services is granted to you, whether by implication, or otherwise.

When you create an account with us, you must provide us information that is accurate, complete, and current at all times. Failure to do so constitutes a breach of the Terms, which may result in immediate termination of your account on our Service.

You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use to access the Service and for any activities or actions under your password, whether your password is with our Service or a third-party service.

You agree not to disclose your password to any third party. You must notify us immediately upon becoming aware of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account.

About our services

You must register for our Services using accurate data, provide your current mobile phone number, and, if you change it, update this mobile phone number by logout your account and create a new one. You agree to receive text messages (from us or our third-party providers) with codes to register for our Services.

Address Book
You provide us the phone numbers of Budfox users and your other contacts in your mobile phone address book on a regular basis. You confirm you are authorized to provide us such numbers to allow us to provide our Services.

You must be at least 18 years old to use our Services (or such greater age required in your country for you to be authorized to use our Services without parental approval). In addition to being of the minimum required age to use our Services under applicable law, if you are not old enough to have authority to agree to our Terms in your country, your parent or guardian must agree to our Terms on your behalf.

Devices and Software
You must provide certain devices, software, and data connections to use our Services, which we otherwise do not supply. For as long as you use our Services, you consent to downloading and installing updates to our Services, including automatically.

Usage Rules

Prohibited, Conduct and Uses
Budfox was founded upon the belief that private communications are a universal human right, and our Services are designed to enable secure communication heavily encrypted. While we don’t have the technical capability to monitor Budfox Services accounts or our users’ messages, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate accounts if we learn they violate the following terms.

You may not use the Budfox Services;

  for illegal purposes or in furtherance of illegal activities;

  to engage in targeted harassment, bullying, or threats of violence against others;

  to send or disseminate other people’s private and confidential information, such as credit card numbers or Social Security/National Identity numbers, without their express authorization and permission;

  in any manner that infringes patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights, or any other proprietary or intellectual property rights; or

  for the purpose of spamming others.

  to impersonate others in a manner that does or is intended to mislead, confuse, or deceive others;

  to remove, circumvent, disable, damage or otherwise interfere with security features of the Budfox Services;

  to intentionally interfere with or damage operation of the Budfox Services or any user’s enjoyment of them, including by uploading or disseminating viruses, worms, or other malicious code;

  to use any robot, spider, scraper or other automatic or manual machine for any purpose to access the Budfox Services without our express written permission;

  to modify the Budfox Services in any manner or form; and

  to sell, transfer or allow another person to access your account password or Budfox Services account

Links to other web sites
Our Service may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by Budfox Messenger Ltd.

Budfox Messenger Ltd has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that Budfox Messenger Ltd shall 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 content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.

We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.

We may terminate or suspend your account immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms.

Upon termination, your right to use the Service will immediately cease. If you wish to terminate your account, you may simply discontinue using the Service.

All provisions of the Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

Governing Law
These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales, without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

Our failure to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not be considered a waiver of those rights. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a court, the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in effect. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between us regarding our Service and supersede and replace any prior agreements we might have between us regarding the Service.

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material, we will try to provide an update in our Application and Website at least 30 days’ notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.

By continuing to access or use our Service after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, you must stop using the service.

Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy
Please refer to our Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. You agree that they constitute part of these terms. You must read our Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy before you use the Service.

Contact Us
If you have any questions about these Terms of Use, please contact at the following email: terms@budfox.io

These Terms of Use relates solely to this Application.