PAPR Media, Inc. (“PAPR,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) welcomes you. We invite you to access and use our
news application (the “App”), which is made available to you through a variety of connected devices,
which is hereby incorporated by reference (collectively, this Agreement”), and you represent and warrant
that you are at least 13 years old or older. If you are under age 18 but above 13 you acknowledge that
your parent or legal guardian has reviewed this Agreement and you possess their consent to use the App.
If you are under 13 years of age or if you do not agree to any of these terms, then please do not access or
License to use the App.
PAPR hereby grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable
license to download and install a copy of the App on a single mobile device that you own or
control and to run such copy of the App solely for your own personal use. Furthermore, with
respect to any App accessed through or downloaded from the Apple, Inc. (“Apple”) application
store (“Apple App”), you will use the Apple App only: (i) on an Apple-branded product that runs
iOS (Apple’s proprietary operating system software); and (ii) as permitted by the “Usage Rules”
set forth in the App Store Terms of Service. We reserve all rights in and to the App not expressly
The App is currently provided to you for free. However, we reserve the right to
charging fees at any time upon notice to you.
USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Your use of the App may involve the transmission to PAPR of certain Personal Information. Our policies
with respect to the collection and use of Personal Information are governed according to our Privacy
, which is hereby incorporated
by reference in its entirety.
By accessing and/or using the App, you hereby agree that:
You will not use the App for any unlawful purpose;
You will not upload, post, e-mail, transmit, or otherwise make available any content that:
infringes any copyright, trademark, right of publicity, or other proprietary rights of any
person or entity; or
- is threatening, tortious, defamatory, libelous, indecent, obscene, pornographic, sexually
explicit, invasive of another’s privacy, or promotes extreme violence or cruelty to
animals, or contains hate speech (i.e., speech that attacks or demeans a group based on
race or ethnic origin, religion, disability, gender, age, veteran status, and/or sexual
orientation/gender identity; or
- discloses any sensitive information about another person, including that person’s e-mail
address, postal address, phone number, credit card information, or any similar
You will not “stalk” or otherwise harass another;
You will not impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your
affiliation with a person or entity;
You will not interfere with or attempt to interrupt the proper operation of the App through the use
of any virus, device, information collection or transmission mechanism, software or routine, or
access or attempt to gain access to any data, files, or passwords related to the App and the
Services through hacking, password or data mining, or any other means;
You will not access or use the App to collect any market research for a competing business;
- You will not cover, obscure, block, or in any way interfere with any advertisements and/or safety
features (e.g., report abuse button) on the App;
- You will not use any robot, spider, scraper, or other automated means to access the App for any
purpose without our express written permission; provided, however, we grant the operators of
public search engines permission to use spiders to copy materials from the public portions of the
App for the sole purpose of and solely to the extent necessary for creating publicly-available
searchable indices of the materials, but not caches or archives of such materials; and
- You will not take any action that imposes or may impose (in our sole discretion) an unreasonable
or disproportionately large load on our technical infrastructure.
We have the right, but not the obligation, to review and reject or remove content that, in our
discretion, does not adhere to these Community Guidelines. We also reserve the right, in our sole and
absolute discretion, to deny you access to the App, or to any portion of the App, without notice.
If you would like to use the App, you will need to download the App from the Apple, Android or
other app store through which the App is made available to you using your app store credentials. We use
Facebook Account Kit powered by Facebook, Inc. (“Facebook”) to allow you to login to our App. Upon
downloading the App, you can login to the App by providing your email address or phone number. If you
provide your email address, you will receive a confirmation email from Facebook that you can use to
login to the App. If you provide your phone number, you will receive a SMS confirmation code from
Facebook that you can use to login to the App. You represent and warrant that all login information you
submit is truthful and accurate and you will maintain the accuracy of such information. You are
responsible for the confidentiality of your login information. We are under no obligation to accept any
individual as a user of the App, and may accept or reject any registration in its sole and complete
The App contains materials, such as software, text, graphics, images, sound recordings,
works, and other materials provided by or on behalf of PAPR (collectively referred to as the “Content”).
The Content may be owned by us or by third parties. The Content is protected under both United States
and foreign laws. Unauthorized use of the Content may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws.
You have no rights in or to the Content, and you will not use the Content except as permitted under this
Agreement. No other use is permitted without prior written consent from us. You must retain all
copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original Content on any copy you make of the
Content. You may not sell, transfer, assign, license, sublicense, or modify the Content or reproduce,
display, publicly perform, make a derivative version of, distribute, or otherwise use the Content in any
way for any public or commercial purpose. The use or posting of the Content on any other website or in a
networked computer environment for any purpose is expressly prohibited.
If you violate any part of this Agreement, your permission to access and/or use the Content and
automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of the Content.
The trademarks, service marks, and logos of PAPR (“PAPR Trademarks”) used and displayed on the
are registered and unregistered trademarks or service marks of PAPR. Other company, product, and
service names located on the App may be trademarks or service marks owned by others (the “Third-Party
Trademarks”, and, collectively with the PAPR Trademarks, the “Trademarks”). Nothing on the App
should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use the
Trademarks, without our prior written permission specific for each such use. Use of the Trademarks as
part of a link to or from any site is prohibited unless establishment of such a link is approved in advance
by us in writing. All goodwill generated from the use of the PAPR Trademarks inures to our benefit.
Elements of the App are protected by trade dress, trademark, unfair competition, and other
federal laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part, by any means, including but not
limited to the use of framing or mirrors. None of the Content may be retransmitted without our express,
written consent for each and every instance.
COMMUNICATIONS WITH US
Although we encourage you to e-mail us, we do not want you to, and you should not, e-mail us
content that contains confidential information. With respect to all e-mails and communications you send
to us, including, but not limited to, feedback, questions, comments, suggestions, and the like, we shall be
free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in your communications for any
purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to, the development, production, and marketing of products
and services that incorporate such information without compensation or attribution to you.
ACCESSING AND DOWNLOADING THE APP FROM ITUNES
The following terms apply to any Apple App. These terms are in addition to all other terms
only, and not Apple, and (ii) PAPR, not Apple, is solely responsible for the App and content
thereof. Your use of the App must comply with the App Store Terms of Service.
- You acknowledge that Apple has no obligation whatsoever to furnish any maintenance and support
services with respect to the App.
- In the event of any failure of the App to conform to any applicable warranty, you may notify Apple,
and Apple will refund the purchase price for the App to you and to the maximum extent permitted
by applicable law, Apple will have no other warranty obligation whatsoever with respect to the
App. As between PAPR and Apple, any other claims, losses, liabilities, damages, costs or expenses
attributable to any failure to conform to any warranty will be the sole responsibility of PAPR.
- You acknowledge that, as between PAPR and Apple, Apple is not responsible for addressing any
claims you have or any claims of any third party relating to the App or your possession and use of
the App, including, but not limited to: (i) product liability claims; (ii) any claim that the App fails to
conform to any applicable legal or regulatory requirement; and (iii) claims arising under consumer
protection or similar legislation.
- You acknowledge that, in the event of any third party claim that the App or your possession and use
of that App infringes that third party’s intellectual property rights, as between PAPR and Apple,
PAPR, not Apple, will be solely responsible for the investigation, defense, settlement and discharge
- You represent and warrant that (i) you are not located in a country that is subject to a U.S.
Government embargo, or that has been designated by the U.S. Government as a “terrorist
supporting” country; and (ii) you are not listed on any U.S. Government list of prohibited or
- You acknowledge and agree that Apple, and Apple’s subsidiaries, are third party beneficiaries of
as a third party beneficiary thereof.
party terms of agreement when using the App.
NO WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
NONE OF PAPR, ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, OR ITS OR THEIR OFFICERS,
EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS (COLLECTIVELY THE “PAPR PARTIES”) ENDORSE ANY NEWS OR
AND ANY CONTENT MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE APP. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT
THE APP MERELY ACTS AS A PLATFORM THAT ALLOWS YOU TO ACCESS NEWS
ARTICLES FROM VARIOUS SOURCES. NONE OF THE PAPR PARTIES IS A PARTY TO, OR
HAS ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY WITH RESPECT TO ANY RESULTS CAUSED BY
USING THE APP, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DEATH, BODILY INJURY OR
HEALTH PROBLEMS YOU MAY SUFFER. FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBT, THE
FOREGOING SENTENCE DOES NOT APPLY TO CONSUMERS LOCATED IN NEW JERSEY.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE APP, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION,
ALL CONTENT, FUNCTIONS AND MATERIALS, IS PROVIDED "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE",
WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING,
WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT,
MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND ANY WARRANTIES
ARISING FROM A COURSE OF DEALING, COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, OR USAGE OF
IN CONNECTION WITH ANY WARRANTY, CONTRACT, OR COMMON LAW TORT CLAIMS:
(I) WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES,
LOST PROFITS, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS
INTERRUPTION ACCESS AND USE THE APP OR THE CONTENT, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN
ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES; AND (II) ANY DIRECT DAMAGES
THAT YOU MAY SUFFER AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF THE APP OR THE CONTENT
SHALL BE LIMITED TO ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100).
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES.
THEREFORE, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS ON WARRANTIES IN THIS SECTION MAY
NOT APPLY TO YOU.
THE APP MAY CONTAIN TECHNICAL INACCURACIES, TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, OR
OMISSIONS. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY SUCH TYPOGRAPHICAL, TECHNICAL,
OR OTHER ERRORS LISTED ON OR OMITTED FROM THE APP. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO
MAKE CHANGES, CORRECTIONS, AND/OR IMPROVEMENTS TO THE APP AT ANY TIME
The App may contain links to third-party websites (“External Sites”). These links are provided
solely as a
convenience to you and not as an endorsement by us of the content on such External Sites. The content of
such External Sites is developed and provided by others. You should contact the site administrator or
webmaster for those External Sites if you have any concerns regarding such links or any content located
on such External Sites. We are not responsible for the content of any linked External Sites and do not
make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such External Sites. You
should take precautions when downloading files from all websites to protect your computer from viruses
and other destructive programs. If you decide to access linked External Sites, you do so at your own risk.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the PAPR Parties from and against any losses,
expenses, liabilities, claims, actions, or demands, including, without limitation, reasonable legal and
accounting fees, arising or resulting from: (i) your breach of this Agreement; (ii) your misuse of the
Content or the App; or (iii) your violation of any third-party right, including without limitation any
intellectual property, or privacy right. We shall provide notice to you of any such claim, suit, or
proceeding and shall assist you, at your expense, in defending any such claim, suit, or proceeding. We
reserve the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter that is subject to
indemnification under this section. In such case, you agree to cooperate with any reasonable requests
assisting our defense of such matter.
COMPLIANCE WITH APPLICABLE LAWS
The App is based in the United States. PAPR makes no claims concerning whether the App, and/or
Content may be viewed or be appropriate for use outside of the United States. If you access the App,
and/or the Content from outside of the United States, you do so at your own risk. Whether inside or
outside of the United States, you are solely responsible for ensuring compliance with the laws of your
TERMINATION OF THE AGREEMENT
We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to restrict, suspend, or terminate this Agreement
access to all or any part of the App, at any time and for any reason without prior notice or liability. We
reserve the right to change, suspend, or discontinue all or any part of the App at any time without prior
notice or liability.
If you believe the App contains any Content that infringes your copyright, please contact our
Agent, as detailed below, with the following information:
- An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the
- A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
- A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the App;
- Your address, telephone number and email address;
- A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the
copyright owner, its agent or the law; and
- A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is
accurate and that you are the copyright owner or duly authorized to act on the copyright owner’s
To contact our Copyright Agent by regular mail, please write to:
343 W78th, New York, NY 10024
To contact our Copyright Agent by email, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org
, with COPYRIGHT NOTICE in
the subject line.
This Agreement is governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of New York, without
its conflict of laws provisions. The following Section shall survive any termination of this Agreement:
“Intellectual Property,” “Communications with Us,” “No Warranties and Limitation of Liability,”
“Termination of the Agreement,” and “Miscellaneous.”
Our failure to act on or enforce any provision of the Agreement shall not be construed as a
waiver of that
provision or any other provision in this Agreement. No waiver shall be effective against us unless made
in writing, and no such waiver shall be construed as a waiver in any other or subsequent instance. Except
as expressly agreed by us and you in writing, this Agreement constitutes the entire Agreement between
you and us with respect to the subject matter, and supersedes all previous or contemporaneous
agreements, whether written or oral, between the parties with respect to the subject matter. The section
headings are provided merely for convenience and shall not be given any legal import. This Agreement
will inure to the benefit of our successors, assigns, licensees, and sublicensees.
Copyright 2018 PAPR Media, Inc. All rights reserved.