Welcome to SocialLadder. As with
all other online offerings, our application and related services are delivered
within a predefined legal framework, as set out below. These terms apply to the SocialLadder application along with any related websites,
services or products (collectively, the “App”) delivered to you by RKI Apps
Inc. (hereinafter referred to as “RKI” or “we”), a corporation registered in
Delaware. If you continue to use
the App, our website or our services, you are agreeing to comply with and be
bound by the following terms and conditions of use (as the same may change from
with you in relation to the App, SocialLadder
website, services and applications.
- We reserve the right to modify or terminate the App or your access to the App for
any reason, without notice, at any time, and without liability to you.
- We reserve the right, in our sole
- We reserve the right to refuse
access to the App to anyone for any reason at any time.
- We reserve the right to force
forfeiture of any username for any reason.
- We may, but have no obligation to,
remove, edit, block, and/or monitor content or user accounts containing content
that we determine in our sole discretion violates these terms or that we
believe is detrimental to the App or the services provided hereunder.
- You are solely responsible for your
interaction with other users of the App or any 3rd parties utilizing
the App as a marketing platform, whether online or offline. You agree that RKI
is not responsible or liable for the conduct of any user or 3rd
party. RKI reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor or become
involved in disputes between you and other users. Exercise common sense and
your best judgment when interacting with others, including when you submit or
post content or any personal or other information.
- There may be links from the App, or
from communications you receive from RKI, to third-party web sites or features.
There may also be links to 3rd party web sites or features in images
or comments within the App. The App also includes 3rd party content
that we do not control, maintain or endorse. Functionality on the App may also
permit interactions between the App and a 3rd party web site or
feature, including applications that connect the App or your profile on the App
with a 3rd party web site or feature. You expressly acknowledge and
agree that RKI is in no way responsible or liable for any such 3rd party
services or features. YOUR CORRESPONDENCE AND BUSINESS DEALINGS WITH 3rd
PARTIES FOUND THROUGH THE SERVICE ARE SOLELY BETWEEN YOU AND THE 3rd
- You agree that you are responsible
for all data charges you incur through use of the App.
- Neither we nor any 3rd parties
provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance,
completeness or suitability of the promotions, information and materials found
or offered on the App or within the application for any particular purpose. You
acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or
errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors
to the fullest extent permitted by law.
- Your use of any information or
participating in promotions on this App is entirely at your own risk, for which
we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any
products, services or information available through this App meet your specific
- This App contains material which is
owned by or licensed to us (including content posted by other users). This
material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance
and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the
copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
- You must not: (a) use the App or the
SocialLadder services in any unlawful manner, for any
unlawful or fraudulent purpose, or in any manner inconsistent with these terms;
(b) infringe our intellectual property rights or those of any third party in
relation to your use of the App or the SocialLadder
services; (c) transmit any material that is defamatory, offensive or otherwise
objectionable in relation to your use of the App or the SocialLadder
services; (d) use the App or the SocialLadder
services in a way that could damage, disable, overburden, impair or compromise
our systems or security or interfere with other users; (e) collect or harvest
any information or data from the App or the SocialLadder
services or our systems or attempt to decipher any transmissions to or from the
servers running the App or the SocialLadder services;
(f) disclose or distribute information relating to another user of the App or
the SocialLadder services to any third party, or use
any other user's information for any marketing purposes unless you have that
User's express permission to do so; or (g) access or register user logins via
bots or other automated methods.
- The App and related SocialLadder services may links to other websites or
applications. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further
information. They do not signify that we endorse such items. We have no
responsibility for the content of the such items.
- Any contribution of content is
subject to our current Contribution Guidelines as they apply from time to time.
Content that does not conform to the Contribution Guidelines (being e.g. of an
offensive nature) will be at risk of removal. Ultimately, we will retain sole discretion over whether to
remove or all any content posted using the App or the SocialLadder
- We work hard to keep the App and all
related services up and running smoothly. However, we take no responsibility
for, and will not be liable for, the App or website being temporarily
unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.
- Your use of this App, website,
application and services and any dispute arising out of such use of the website
is subject to the laws of Delaware, USA.
- You acknowledge that 3rd parties may use the App
and our platform generally to market goods and services to you through various
promotional activities. By using
the App, you hereby acknowledge and agree that such 3rd parties are
solely and exclusively for any activities they undertake via the App or any
related websites. In no event will
RKI be responsible for any 3rd party promotions occurring via the
App (even if it is not readily apparent that the promotion is being
administered by a 3rd party).
If the event of any issues with regard to a promotion within the App, an
interaction with another user of the App or a 3rd party using the
App as a marketing or promotional platform, RKI shall not be responsible for
such interactions and you shall solely look to the applicable 3rd
party in the event of any issues or liability.
- UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL RKI BE
LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING, WITHOUT
LIMITATION, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, ECONOMIC, EXEMPLARY, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE,
INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSSES OR DAMAGES) THAT ARE DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY
RELATED TO: (A) THE APP; (B) ANY CONTENT WITHIN THE APP; (C) ANY PROMOTIONAL OR
MARKETING SERVICES OCCURING VIA THE APP; (D) YOUR USE OF, INABILITY TO USE, OR THE
PERFORMANCE OF THE APP; (E) ANY ACTION TAKEN IN CONNECTION WITH AN
INVESTIGATION BY RKI OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES REGARDING YOUR OR ANY OTHER
PARTY'S USE OF THE APP; (F) ANY ACTION TAKEN IN CONNECTION WITH COPYRIGHT OR
OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OWNERS; (G) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE APP'S
OPERATION; OR (H) ANY DAMAGE TO ANY USER'S COMPUTER, MOBILE DEVICE, OR OTHER
EQUIPMENT OR TECHNOLOGY INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGE FROM ANY SECURITY
BREACH OR FROM ANY VIRUS, BUGS, TAMPERING, FRAUD, ERROR, OMISSION,
INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER LINE OR
NETWORK FAILURE OR ANY OTHER TECHNICAL OR OTHER MALFUNCTION, INCLUDING, WITHOUT
LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, WORK
STOPPAGE, ACCURACY OF RESULTS, OR COMPUTER FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION, EVEN IF
FORESEEABLE OR EVEN IF RKI HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE
POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE,
STRICT LIABILITY OR TORT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WHETHER CAUSED IN
WHOLE OR IN PART BY NEGLIGENCE, ACTS OF GOD, TELECOMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, OR
THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OF THE APP). IN NO EVENT WILL RKI BE LIABLE TO YOU OR
ANYONE ELSE FOR LOSS, DAMAGE OR INJURY, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DEATH OR
PERSONAL INJURY. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF
INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY
NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN NO EVENT WILL RKI TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES,
LOSSES OR CAUSES OR ACTION EXCEED ONE HUNDRED UNITED STATES DOLLARS
($100.00). YOU AGREE THAT IN THE
EVENT YOU INCUR ANY DAMAGES, LOSSES OR INJURIES THAT ARISE OUT OF RKI'S ACTS OR
OMISSIONS, THE DAMAGES, IF ANY, CAUSED TO YOU ARE NOT IRREPARABLE OR SUFFICIENT
TO ENTITLE YOU TO AN INJUNCTION PREVENTING ANY EXPLOITATION OF ANY WEB SITE,
SERVICE, PROPERTY, PRODUCT OR OTHER CONTENT OWNED OR CONTROLLED BY RKI, AND YOU
WILL HAVE NO RIGHTS TO ENJOIN OR RESTRAIN THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION,
DISTRIBUTION, ADVERTISING, EXHIBITION OR EXPLOITATION OF ANY WEB SITE,
PROPERTY, PRODUCT, SERVICE, OR OTHER CONTENT OWNED OR CONTROLLED BY RKI.
- If you have downloaded the App from
the Apple App Store, the following additional terms and conditions in this
clause 19 apply:
- These terms are solely between you and RKI, and not with
Apple. We (and not Apple) are solely responsible for the App and its content
(subject to these terms). You acknowledge that Apple has no obligation to
furnish any maintenance or support services to you in connection with the App.
- In the event of any failure of the App to conform to any
warranty that might be contained or implied into these terms, you may notify
Apple, and Apple will refund the purchase price (if any) for the App. Except
for the foregoing, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, Apple
will have no other warranty obligation whatsoever with respect to the App.
- Any claim in connection with the App related to product
liability, a failure to conform to applicable legal or regulatory requirements,
claims under consumer protection or similar legislation or intellectual
property infringement are governed by these terms, and Apple is not responsible
for such claims.
- You must comply with the App Store Terms of Service,
including the Usage Rules.
- You represent and warrant that you are not located in any
U.S. embargoed countries or on any U.S. Government list of prohibited or
- Apple and its subsidiaries are third party beneficiaries to
these terms and, upon your acceptance of them, Apple will have the right to
enforce these terms against you.
- All other terms and conditions of these terms apply to your
use of the App.
Updated March 14, 2016