Terms & Conditions
Last updated: March 10, 2020
Please read these Terms and Conditions ("Terms", "Terms and Conditions") carefully before using the Good Deeds mobile application (the "App") operated by BTO, LLC (“BTO”, "us", "we", or "our").
Your access to and use of the App 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 App.
By accessing or using the App you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the App.
Our App allows you to post, link, store, share and otherwise make available certain information, text, graphics, photographs, media or other material ("Content"). You retain ownership of an intellectual property rights that you hold in that Content. What belongs to you stays yours. When you upload, submit, store, send or receive content to or through our App, you give us (and those we work with) a worldwide license to use, host, store, reproduce, modify, create derivative works (such as those resulting from translations, adaptations or other changes we make so that your content works better with our App), communicate, publish, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute such Content. The rights you grant in this license are for the limited purpose of operating, promoting, and improving our App. This license continues even if you stop using our App. Make sure you have the necessary rights to grant us this license for any content that you submit to our App.
Using our App
You must follow any policies made available to you within the App. Don’t misuse our App. For example, don’t interfere with our App or try to access it using a method other than the interface and the instructions that we provide. You may use our App only as permitted by law, including applicable export and re-export control laws and regulations. We may suspend or stop providing our App to you if you do not comply with our terms or policies or if we are investigating suspected misconduct.
Using our App does not give you ownership of any intellectual property rights in our App or the Content you access. You may not use content from our App unless you obtain permission from its owner or are otherwise permitted by law. These terms do not grant you the right to use any branding or logos used in our App. Don’t remove, obscure, or alter any legal notices displayed in or along with our App.
Our App display some Content that is not owned by BTO. This Content is the sole responsibility of the entity that makes it available. We may review Content to determine whether it is illegal or violates our policies, and we may remove or refuse to display content that we reasonably believe violates our policies or the law. But that does not necessarily mean that we review content, so please don’t assume that we do.
In connection with your use of the App, we may periodically send you communications. You may opt out of some of those communications. Do not use our App in a way that distracts you and prevents you from obeying traffic or safety laws.
Unless licensed by us in a separate written or electronic agreement, you agree not to use or provide software (except our App and general purpose web browsers and email clients) that interacts or interoperates with the App, e.g. for downloading, uploading, creating/accessing/using an account, posting, flagging, emailing, searching, or mobile use. You agree not to copy/collect Content via robots, spiders, scripts, scrapers, crawlers, or any automated or manual equivalent (e.g., by hand). Misleading, unsolicited, and/or unlawful postings, communications, and accounts are prohibited, as is buying or selling accounts. You agree not to post content that is prohibited by any of the policies or rules referenced above ("Prohibited Content"). You agree not to abuse Good Deeds' flagging or reporting processes. You agree not to collect App user information or interfere with the App. You agree we may moderate App access/use in our sole discretion, e.g., by blocking, filtering, re-categorizing, re-ranking, deleting, delaying, holding, omitting, verifying, or terminating your access/license/account. You agree (1) not to bypass said moderation, (2) we are not liable for moderating or not moderating, and (3) nothing we say or do waives our right to moderate, or not. Unless licensed by us in a separate written or electronic agreement, you agree not to (i) rent, lease, sell, publish, distribute, license, sublicense, assign, transfer, or otherwise make available the App or our application programming interface ("API"), (ii) copy, adapt, create derivative works of, decompile, reverse engineer, translate, localize, port or modify the App, the API, any code or software used to provide the App, (iii) combine or integrate the App or the API with any software, technology, services, or materials not authorized by us, (iv) circumvent any functionality that controls access to or otherwise protects the App or the API, or (v) remove or alter any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices. You agree not to use the App or the API in any manner or for any purpose that infringes, misappropriates, or otherwise violates any intellectual property right or other right of any person, or that violates any applicable law.
Your Good Deeds Account
To protect your Good Deeds account, keep your login information confidential. You are responsible for the activity that happens on or through your Good Deeds.
Links To Other Web Sites
Our App may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by BTO. BTO 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 neither BTO nor any licensor to or affiliate of BTO shall 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.
About Software in our App
The App may update automatically on your device once a new version or feature is available. BTO gives you a personal, worldwide, royalty-free, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to use the software provided to you by BTO as part of the App. This license is for the sole purpose of enabling you to use and enjoy the benefit of the App as provided by BTO, in the manner permitted by these terms. You may not copy, modify, distribute, sell, or lease any part of our App or included software, nor may you reverse engineer or attempt to extract the source code of that software, unless laws prohibit those restrictions or you have our written permission.
Our Warranties and Disclaimers
We provide our App using a commercially reasonable level of skill and care and we hope that you will enjoy using them. But there are certain things that we don’t promise about our App.
OTHER THAN AS EXPRESSLY SET OUT IN THESE TERMS OR ADDITIONAL TERMS, BTO, LLC AND ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, AFFILIATES AND SUCCESSORS IN INTEREST (“BTO ENTITIES”) DO NOT MAKE ANY SPECIFIC PROMISES ABOUT THE APP. FOR EXAMPLE, WE DON’T MAKE ANY COMMITMENTS ABOUT THE CONTENT WITHIN THE APP, THE SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS OF THE APP, OR THEIR RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, OR ABILITY TO MEET YOUR NEEDS. WE PROVIDE THE APP “AS IS”.
SOME JURISDICTIONS PROVIDE FOR CERTAIN WARRANTIES, LIKE THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ACTS, OMISSIONS OR CONDUCT OF YOU OR ANY PARTY IN CONNECTION WITH THE APP.
Liability for our App
TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, BTO ENTITIES WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR DAMAGES, INJURY INCLUDING DEATH, LOST PROFITS, REVENUES, OR DATA, FINANCIAL LOSSES OR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES. TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF BTO ENTITIES FOR ANY CLAIMS UNDER THESE TERMS, INCLUDING FOR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, IS LIMITED TO $100 OR THE AMOUNT YOU PAID US IN THE YEAR PRECEDING SUCH LOSS.
IN ALL CASES, BTO ENTITIES WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT IS NOT REASONABLY FORESEEABLE.
Business uses of our App
If you are using our App on behalf of a business, that business accepts these terms. It will hold harmless and indemnify BTO Entities from any claim, suit or action arising from or related to the use of the App or violation of these terms, including any liability or expense arising from claims, losses, damages, suits, judgments, litigation costs and attorneys’ fees.
About these Terms
We may modify these terms or any additional terms to, for example, reflect changes to the law or changes to our App. You should look at the terms regularly. We will post notice of modifications to these terms on this page. Changes will not apply retroactively and will become effective immediately after posted. If you do not agree to the modified Terms and Conditions, you should discontinue your use of the App.
If there is a conflict between these terms and the additional terms, the additional terms will control for that conflict.
These terms control the relationship between BTO and you. They do not create any third party beneficiary rights.
If you do not comply with these terms, and we don’t take action right away, this doesn’t mean that we are giving up any rights that we may have (such as taking action in the future).
If it turns out that a particular term is not enforceable, this will not affect any other terms.
The laws of Tennessee, U.S.A. will apply to any disputes arising out of or relating to these terms or the App. All claims arising out of or relating to these terms or the App will be litigated exclusively in the federal or state courts of Davidson County, Tennessee, USA, and you and BTO consent to personal jurisdiction in those courts.
If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us at [insert email address].