TERMS OF SERVICE
Last updated 08.04.2023
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- AGREEMENT TO TERMS
- INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
- USER REPRESENTATIONS
- USER REGISTRATION
- PROMOTER’S RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS
- FEES AND PAYMENT
- CANCELLATION and REFUND
- FREE TRIAL
- PROFILE VERIFICATION
- CUSTOMER AND USER OBLIGATIONS
- PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES
- USER-GENERATED CONTRIBUTIONS
- CONTRIBUTION LICENSE
- GUIDELINES FOR REVIEWS
- SOCIAL MEDIA
- THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES AND CONTENT
- U.S. GOVERNMENT RIGHTS
- SITE MANAGEMENT
- TERM AND TERMINATION
- MODIFICATIONS AND INTERRUPTIONS
- GOVERNING LAW
- DISPUTE RESOLUTION
- LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
- USER DATA
- ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS, TRANSACTIONS, AND SIGNATURES
- CALIFORNIA USERS AND RESIDENTS
- FORCE MAJEURE
- PERSONAL DATA PROCESSING AND SAFETY
- CONTACT US
- AGREEMENT TO TERMS
These Terms of Service constitute a legally binding agreement made between you, whether personally or on behalf of an entity (“you”) and Rulta OÜ ("Company", “Rulta” “we”, “us”, or “our”), concerning your access to and use of the https://www.rulta.com website as well as any other media form, media channel, mobile website or mobile application related, linked, or otherwise connected thereto (collectively, the “Site”). We are registered in Estonia and have our registered office at Pudisoo küla, Männimäe/1, Kuusalu vald, Harju maakond 74626. Our VAT number is EE 102233393. By accessing the Site, you agree that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by all of these Terms of Service. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ALL OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, THEN YOU ARE EXPRESSLY PROHIBITED FROM USING THE SITE AND YOU MUST DISCONTINUE TO USE IMMEDIATELY.
Supplemental terms and conditions or documents that may be posted on the Site from time to time are hereby expressly incorporated herein by reference. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to make changes or modifications to these Terms of Service from time to time. We will alert you about any changes by updating the “Last updated” date of these Terms of Service, and you waive any right to receive specific notice to subscripted email of each such change. Please ensure that you check the applicable Terms every time you use our Site so that you understand which Terms are applicable. You will be subject to, and will be deemed to have been made aware of and to have accepted, the changes in any revised Terms of Service by your continued use of the Site as of the date such revised Terms of Service are posted.
The information provided on the Site is not intended for distribution to or use by any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject us to any registration requirement within such jurisdiction or country. Accordingly, those persons who choose to access the Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are solely responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
The Site is intended for users who are at least 18 years old. Persons under the age of 18 are not permitted to use or register for the Site. If a customer uses or registers to the web site with inaccurate information (about age etc) Rulta shall not be responsible.
Rulta.com is a digital content protection service owned and licensed by Rulta OÜ. An anti-piracy protection service that detects and aims to remove, where possible, digital piracy content containing copyright infringements and piracy links from other websites. The service includes international anti-piracy content protection of digital intellectual property for the media, advertisement, social media, publishing and software sectors. The Customer can access their Rulta performance data via an assigned Rulta customer dashboard, as well as submit website links that contain infringing material.
For purposes of these terms of service:
1.1 The definitions and rules of interpretation in this clause apply in these terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”).
User: refers to those individuals and/or entities authorized by Rulta to receive the Services pursuant to and in accordance with the Order without any subscription.
Business Day: refers to the days excluding Saturday, Sunday or public holiday in Estonia where banks are open for business.
Confidential Information: information that is proprietary or confidential in nature, including confidential information concerning a party’s business, know how, affairs, customers, clients, technical data, methods, computer programs, related materials, customer lists, financial and business information, specification, or suppliers. This includes all dashboard contents of Users and all forms of communication between the User and employees of Rulta.
Contract: the contract between Rulta and the Customer for the supply of Services in accordance with the Order and these Terms and Conditions.
Customer: means the Customer set out on the Order.
Customer Cause: any of the following causes:
any improper use, misuse or unauthorized alteration of the Software by the Customer; any use of the Software by the Customer in a manner inconsistent with the instructions of Rulta; or the use by the Customer of any hardware or software not provided by Rulta or approved by Rulta for use by the Customer in connection with the Software.
Effective Date: the date of the Contract.
Fees: the fees payable by the Customer to Rulta for the Services, as set out in the Order.
Order: the Customer’s order for the Services as set out on the Customer’s completed Rulta order form, whether such order form is in online or paper form.
Product: the ordered services, product by Customer and given by Rulta.
Promoter: The privileged Customer who has rights and obligations as stated in Article 5. Of this agreement.
Service Levels: the service levels and response times set out in the Schedule.
Services: the anti-piracy services and self-service dashboard provided by Rulta to the Customer under the Contract, as set out in the Order.
Software: any online software applications or platforms provided by Rulta as part of the Services.
Support Hours: the hours of 7:30am to 11:00pm GMT during Business Days.
Term: the duration of this Contract as set out in the Order.
1.2 Clause and paragraph headings shall not affect the interpretation of this Contract.
1.3 A person includes an individual, corporate or unincorporated body (whether or not having separate legal personality).
1.4 Unless the context otherwise requires, words in the singular shall include the plural and in the plural shall include the singular.
1.5 A reference to writing or written includes e-mails.
1.6 Where the words “include”, “including” or similar expressions are used in these Terms and Conditions, they are deemed to have the words “without limitation” following them.
1.7 References to clauses are to the clauses of these Terms and Conditions; references to paragraphs are to paragraphs of the Order.
- INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
Unless otherwise indicated, the Site is our proprietary property and all source code, databases, functionality, software, website designs, audio, video, text, photographs, and graphics on the Site (collectively, the “Content”) and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein (the “Marks”) are owned or controlled by us or licensed to us, and are protected by copyright and trademark laws and various other intellectual property rights and unfair competition laws of the United States, international copyright laws, and international conventions. The Content and the Marks are provided on the Site “AS IS” for your information and personal use only. Except as expressly provided in these Terms of Service, no part of the Site and no Content or Marks may be copied, reproduced, aggregated, republished, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted, distributed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any commercial or other purpose whatsoever, without our express prior written permission.
We respect intellectual property rights and ask you to do the same. As a condition of your access to have our Services, you agree not to use the Services to infringe on any intellectual property rights. We reserve the right, with or without notice, at any time and in our sole discretion to block access to and/or terminate the accounts of any user/customer who infringes or is alleged to infringe any copyrights or other intellectual property rights and if Rulta has any direct or indirect loss or damage incurred from custumer’s/user’s infringe then customer/user shall be liable to compensate Rulta’s damage/loss.
Provided that you are eligible to use the Site, you are granted to access and use the Site and to download or print a copy of any portion of the Content to which you have properly gained access solely for your personal, non-commercial use. We reserve all rights not expressly granted to you in and to the Site, the Content and the Marks.
- USER REPRESENTATIONS
By using the Site, you represent and warrant that: (1) all registration information you submit will be true, accurate, current, and complete; (2) you will maintain the accuracy of such information and promptly update such registration information as necessary; (3) you have the legal capacity and you agree to comply with these Terms of Service; (4) you are not a minor in the jurisdiction in which you reside; (5) you will not access the Site through automated or non-human means, whether through a bot, script or otherwise; (6) you will not use the Site for any illegal or unauthorized purpose; and (7) your use of the Site will not violate any applicable law or regulation and terms of service agreement.
If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Site (or any portion thereof).
- USER REGISTRATION
You may be required to register with the Site. You agree to keep your password confidential and will be responsible for all use of your account and password. We reserve the right to remove, reclaim, or change a username you select if we determine, in our sole discretion, that such username is inappropriate, obscene, or otherwise objectionable.
- PROMOTER’S RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS
5.1. 1.Promoter is obliged to give utmost consideration to the RULTA’s best interest in its formation and all business dealings.
5.1.2. RULTA reserves the right to set different obligations for each promoter at its sole discretion. The obligations shall be determined specifically for each promoter. RULTA shall notify the obligations of the promoter by sending e-mail. The notified obligations shall be binding for the promoter.
5.2. If Promoter fulfils its obligations fully as stated in article 5.1., Rulta may make discount to the service fee (the discount rate shall be determined by Rulta at its sole discreation) or Rulta can upgrade the subscription plan with no extra fee.
5.3. If Promoter violets its obligations, all rights specified in article 5.2. shall be canceled and the promoter shall pay Rulta the fees (discounted part or the difference between the plan and the updated plan).
- FEES AND PAYMENT
Subscriptions are billed in accordance with the chosen type of membership in advance and are payable through Paddle.com Inc. Paddle describes itself as a Payments infrastructure for software companies. For the products that no subscription is needed to buy, User pays directly for the product without subscription. User has the right to use the product for the determined term by Rulta in the Site. If User does not renew it at the end of the term, Rulta shall not give any service to the User.
You may be required to purchase or pay a fee to access some of the Paddle Payment services.
Paddle is required to provide current, complete, and accurate purchase and account information for all purchases made via Paddle.com Please check details for payment through paddle a thttps://www.paddle.com/about)
Pricing on the Site does not include VAT. Paddle.com adds a VAT fee to your purchase price.
The prices may be changed by RULTA at any time subject to indication to this change in the site. In that case, the User has the right to terminate the Agreement concerned free of charge, in writing or by email, effective on the date at which the increase becomes effective.
You agree to pay all charges or fees at the prices then in effect for your purchases, and you authorize us to charge your chosen payment provider for any such amounts upon making your purchase. If your purchase is subject to recurring charges, then you consent to our charging your payment method on a recurring basis without requiring your prior approval for each recurring charge, until you notify us of your cancellation.
We reserve the right to correct any errors or mistakes in pricing, even if we have already requested or received payment. We also reserve the right to refuse any order placed through the Site.
- CANCELATION AND REFUND
The Agreement and your subscription to RULTA Services will be effective from the moment you sign up for our services on our website and until the subscription and the Agreement are terminated by you or us.
You may cancel your subscription at any time without notice. You can cancel your subscription by clicking on the “cancellation link’’ which was sent by Paddle.com after your subscription or you can directly request a cancellation link from RULTA by sending an e-mail to email@example.com. It is your obligation to delete the RULTA-related DMCA Badges on your website before you cancel your social media accounts.
You can cancel your membership at any time, and you will continue to have access to the service through the end of your billing period. To the extent permitted by the applicable law, payments are non-refundable and we do not provide refunds or credits for any partial membership periods or unused content.
If Rulta determines, your abuse about cancelation and refund process, Rulta has the right to to block access to and/or terminate the accounts of any user/customer unlimitedly in its sole discreation.
Payments made in advance shall be partially refunded in accordance with the following formula when customer requests a refund:
For the daily plans: purchase cancelations which are within 5 days from purchase, all payments shall be refunded but after 6 days from purchase: total price you paid/term you purchased the remainig days of your plan.
for the monthly plans: (total price you paid) / 30 * the remaining days of your plan.
for the three monthly plans: (total price you paid) / 90 * the remaining days of your plan.
RULTA does not accept refund request over three months. In this situation customer and/or user has no rights to request refund.
RULTA does not accept refund requests made by the customer or userdue to the fact that multiple subscriptions are registered by customer or user’s own fault.
- FREE TRIAL
If you sign up for a trial version of RULTA Services, you may use the RULTA Services free of charge for 3 days. The trial version allows access to the following RULTA Services:
Takedown requests are limited to 1 URL/day. Each service module is limited to 20 URLs/per day. The account will be charged according to the user’s chosen subscription at the end of the free trial.
A free trial can only be used once for each person. The skip trial button is available on the users’ dashboard to upgrade from a free trial to a paid plan. Once a user clicks on the skip trial button, the free trial ends even if the payment fails.
RULTA can deny a trial order without giving any reason.
RULTA may make changes to the trial availability at any time without notice.
- PROFILE VERIFICATION
The user must complete one of the following steps to verify her/his profile:
Social Media Verification
The user can follow Rulta on Instagram or Twitter and send us a Direct Message telling us that the user would like to work with Rulta and the user's email address.
The user can send a photograph of herself/himself holding up a sign that reads ‘I want Rulta as my authorized copyright representative’. Please note that the user's face and hands must be visible in the image. The user needs to send this file to Rulta by clicking ‘Choose File’ below.
The user can attach a copy of their national ID card or passport by clicking the ‘Choose File’ button below. We understand that sending across sensitive information might make you feel uneasy, however, rest assured this process is secured by AES 256 algorithm on our cloud service.
And must sign terms and conditions contract. If customer or user does not give the stated information RULTA shall block access to and/or terminate the accounts. Customer or user gives explicit consent to RULTA for all of her/his personal data usage according to services given with this agreement.
10.CUSTOMER AND USER OBLIGATIONS
The Customer and the shall provide Rulta with all necessary co-operation in relation to the Contract; and all necessary access to such information as may be required by Rulta, in order to provide the Services; comply with all applicable laws and regulations with respect to its activities under the Contract; and carry out all other Customer and Users responsibilities set out in the Contract in a timely and efficient manner. In the event of any delays in the Customer’s or the User’s provision of such assistance as agreed by the parties, Rulta may adjust any agreed timetable or delivery schedule as reasonably necessary.
The Customer and the Users warrant that any and all content which they report to Rulta, or in relation to which they submit takedown or delisting notices directly using the Services, infringes their intellectual property rights and that the Customer or the User has the right to have it taken down from the Site (as defined in the Order) on which it is hosted or otherwise indexed.
The Customer and the User acknowledges that Rulta may undertake verification checks to confirm the Customer or the User is the rightful owner of the content. This will include but is not limited to checks of public databases, financial and company records and direct requests for licence and rights holder agreements from the Customer or the User.
The Customer and the User warrant that they either own the intellectual property rights in the content or have been granted an express licence to act and enforce the intellectual property rights on behalf of the rights owner.
The Customer and the Users hereby grant Rulta express authority to issue takedown requests on their behalf.
The Customer and the Users shall indemnify Rulta against all liabilities, costs, expenses, damages and losses (including any direct, indirect or consequential losses, loss of profit, loss of reputation and all interest, penalties and legal costs (calculated on a full indemnity basis) and all other reasonable professional costs and expenses) suffered or incurred by Rulta arising out of or in connection with the Customer or the User’s breach of any of the terms of the Contract.
- PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES
You may not access or use the Site for any purpose other than that for which we make the Site available. The Site may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by us. It is Rulta’s own discretion not to accept to give service to the user who has once send dispute to the site. It is Rulta’s own discretion not to accept to give service to the user because of the users content.
As a user of the Site, you agree not to:
- Systematically retrieve data or other content from the Site to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database, or directory without written permission from us.
- Send inaccurate takedown request frequently
- Reselling the service without authorization from Rulta
- Transfering your account to another user
- Trick, defraud, or mislead us and other users, especially in any attempt to learn sensitive account information such as user passwords.
- Circumvent, disable, or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Site, including features that prevent or restrict the use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on the use of the Site and/or the Content contained therein.
- Disparage, tarnish, or otherwise harm, in our opinion, us and/or the Site.
- Use any information obtained from the Site in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person.
- Make improper use of our support services or submit false reports of abuse or misconduct.
- Use the Site in a manner inconsistent with any applicable laws or regulations.
- Engage in unauthorized framing of or linking to the Site.
- Upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or to transmit) viruses, Trojan horses, or other material, including excessive use of capital letters and spamming (continuous posting of repetitive text), that interferes with any party’s uninterrupted use and enjoyment of the Site or modifies, impairs, disrupts, alters, or interferes with the use, features, functions, operation, or maintenance of the Site.
- Engage in any automated use of the system, such as using scripts to send comments or messages, or using any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools.
- Delete the copyright or other proprietary rights notice from any Content.
- Attempt to impersonate another user or person or use the username of another user.
- Upload or transmit (or attempt to upload or to transmit) any material that acts as a passive or active information collection or transmission mechanism, including without limitation, clear graphics interchange formats (“gifs”), 1×1 pixels, web bugs, cookies, or other similar devices (sometimes referred to as “spyware” or “passive collection mechanisms” or “pcms”).
- Interfere with, disrupt, or create an undue burden on the Site or the networks or services connected to the Site.
- Harass, annoy, intimidate, or threaten any of our employees or agents engaged in providing any portion of the Site to you.
- Attempt to bypass any measures of the Site designed to prevent or restrict access to the Site, or any portion of the Site.
- Except as permitted by applicable law, decipher, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Site.
- Except as may be the result of standard search engine or Internet browser usage, use, launch, develop, or distribute any automated system, including without limitation, any spider, robot, cheat utility, scraper, or offline reader that accesses the Site, or using or launching any unauthorized script or other software.
- Use a buying agent or purchasing agent to make purchases on the Site.
- Make any unauthorized use of the Site, including collecting usernames and/or email addresses of users by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email, or creating user accounts by automated means or under false pretenses.
- Use the Site as part of any effort to compete with us or otherwise use the Site and/or the Content for any revenue-generating endeavor or commercial enterprise.
- Use the Site to advertise or offer to sell goods and services.
- Sell or otherwise transfer your account.
- Post, upload, or transmit any User Content that (i) is threatening, defamatory, abusive, harassing, degrading, intimidating, fraudulent, false, misleading, deceptive, invasive, racist, or inappropriate, language or confidential, non-public information about any third party; (ii) is threatening, vulgar, offensive, promotes or threatens violence or actions that are threatening to any person or entity; or graphic or gratuitous violence; (iii) promotes discrimination, bigotry, racism, hatred, harassment or harm against any individual or group; (iv) violates, or encourages any conduct that would violate, any applicable law or regulation or would give rise to civil liability; (v) infringes, misappropriates, or violates a third party’s trademark, patent, trade secret, copyright, moral rights or other proprietary rights, or rights of publicity or privacy; (vi) contains any type of unauthorized or unsolicited advertising or commercial communications (such as spam or multi-level marketing); (vii) impersonates any person or entity, including any RULTA employees or representatives; or (vii) promotes illegal or harmful activities or substances;
- Collect User Content, personally-identifiable information or any other information, or otherwise access the Services, using automated means (such as harvesting bots, robots, spiders, scrapers, or other means);
- Interfere with, or attempt to interfere with, the access of any user, host or network, including, without limitation, sending a virus, overloading, flooding, spamming, or mail-bombing the Services;
- Use any meta tags or other hidden text or metadata utilizing our trademarks, logos, URLs or product names without our express written consent;
- Use the Services, or any portion thereof, for any commercial purpose or for the benefit of any third party or in any manner not permitted by this Agreement;
- Attempt to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software used to provide the Services;
- Attempt in any way to obtain the login information of or otherwise access an Account belonging to someone else;
- Bully, intimidate, or harass any User;
- Use, display, mirror or frame the Services or any individual element within the Services, our name, any Rulta trademark, logo or other proprietary information, or the layout and design of any page or form contained on a page, without our express written consent;
- Impersonate or misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity;
- Engage in any activity or use any program that could disable, overburden, or impair the proper working or our set appearance of the Services, such as a denial of service attack, interference with page rendering, or using a program that interferes with other Services functionality; and
- Encourage or enable any other individual to do any of the foregoing.
- USER GENERATED CONTRIBUTIONS
- The creation, distribution, transmission, public display, or performance, and the accessing, downloading, or copying of your Contributions do not and will not infringe the proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, or moral rights of any third party.
- You are the creator and owner of or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, releases, and permissions to use and to authorize us, the Site, and other users of the Site to use your Contributions in any manner contemplated by the Site and these Terms of Service.
- You have the written consent, release, and/or permission of each and every identifiable individual person in your Contributions to use the name or likeness of each and every such identifiable individual person to enable inclusion and use of your Contributions in any manner contemplated by the Site and these Terms of Service.
- Your Contributions are not false, inaccurate, or misleading.
- Your Contributions are not unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, pyramid schemes, chain letters, spam, mass mailings, or other forms of solicitation.
- Your Contributions are not obscene, lewd, lascivious, filthy, violent, harassing, libelous, slanderous, or otherwise objectionable (as determined by us).
- Your Contributions do not ridicule, mock, disparage, intimidate, or abuse anyone.
- Your Contributions are not used to harass or threaten (in the legal sense of those terms) any other person and to promote violence against a specific person or class of people.
- Your Contributions do not violate any applicable law, regulation, or rule.
- Your Contributions do not violate the privacy or publicity rights of any third party.
- Your Contributions do not violate any applicable law concerning child pornography, or otherwise intended to protect the health or well-being of minors.
- Your Contributions do not include any offensive comments that are connected to race, national origin, gender, sexual preference, or physical handicap.
- Your Contributions do not otherwise violate, or link to material that violates, any provision of these Terms of Service, or any applicable law or regulation.
Any use of the Site in violation of the foregoing violates these Terms of Service and may result in, among other things, termination or suspension of your rights to use the Site.
- CONTRIBUTION LICENSE
By submitting suggestions or other feedback regarding the Site, you agree that we can use and share such feedback for any purpose without compensation to you.
We do not assert any ownership over your Contributions. You retain full ownership of all of your Contributions and any intellectual property rights or other proprietary rights associated with your Contributions. We are not liable for any statements or representations in your Contributions provided by you in any area on the Site. You are solely responsible for your Contributions to the Site and you expressly agree to exonerate us from any and all responsibility and to refrain from any legal action against us regarding your Contributions.
- GUIDELINES FOR REVIEWS
We may provide you areas on the Site to leave reviews or ratings. When posting a review, you must comply with the following criteria: (1) you should have firsthand experience with the person/entity being reviewed; (2) your reviews should not contain offensive profanity, or abusive, racist, offensive, or hate language; (3) your reviews should not contain discriminatory references based on religion, race, gender, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, or disability; (4) your reviews should not contain references to illegal activity; (5) you should not be affiliated with competitors if posting negative reviews; (6) you should not make any conclusions as to the legality of conduct; (7) you may not post any false or misleading statements; and (8) you may not organize a campaign encouraging others to post reviews, whether positive or negative.
We may accept, reject, or remove reviews at our sole discretion. We have absolutely no obligation to screen reviews or to delete reviews, even if anyone considers reviews objectionable or inaccurate. Reviews are not endorsed by us, and do not necessarily represent our opinions or the views of any of our affiliates or partners. We do not assume liability for any review or for any claims, liabilities, or losses resulting from any review. By posting a review, you hereby grant to us a perpetual, non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, fully-paid, assignable, and sublicensable right and license to reproduce, modify, translate, transmit by any means, display, perform, and/or distribute all content relating to reviews.
- SOCIAL MEDIA
As part of the functionality of the Site, you may link your account with online accounts you have with third-party service providers (each such account, a “Third-Party Account”) by either: (1) providing your Third-Party Account login information through the Site; or (2) allowing us to access your Third-Party Account, as is permitted under the applicable terms and conditions that govern your use of each Third-Party Account. You represent and warrant that you are entitled to disclose your Third-Party Account login information to us and/or grant us access to your Third-Party Account, without breach by you of any of the terms and conditions that govern your use of the applicable Third-Party Account, and without obligating us to pay any fees or making us subject to any usage limitations imposed by the third-party service provider of the Third-Party Account. By granting us access to any Third-Party Accounts, you understand that (1) we may access, make available, and store (if applicable) any content that you have provided to and stored in your Third-Party Account (the “Social Network Content”) so that it is available on and through the Site via your account, including without limitation any friend lists and (2) we may submit to and receive from your Third-Party Account additional information to the extent you are notified when you link your account with the Third-Party Account. Depending on the Third-Party Accounts you choose and subject to the privacy settings that you have set in such Third-Party Accounts, personally identifiable information that you post to your Third-Party Accounts may be available on and through your account on the Site. Please note that if a Third-Party Account or associated service becomes unavailable or our access to such Third-Party Account is terminated by the third-party service provider, then Social Network Content may no longer be available on and through the Site. You will have the ability to disable the connection between your account on the Site and your Third-Party Accounts at any time. PLEASE NOTE THAT YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH THE THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR THIRD-PARTY ACCOUNTS IS GOVERNED SOLELY BY YOUR AGREEMENT(S) WITH SUCH THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS. We make no effort to review any Social Network Content for any purpose, including but not limited to, for accuracy, legality, or non-infringement, and we are not responsible for any Social Network Content. You acknowledge and agree that we may access your email address book associated with a Third-Party Account and your contacts list stored on your mobile device or tablet computer solely for purposes of identifying and informing you of those contacts who have also registered to use the Site. You can deactivate the connection between the Site and your Third-Party Account by contacting us using the contact information below or through your account settings (if applicable). We will attempt to delete any information stored on our servers that was obtained through such Third-Party Account, except the username and profile picture that become associated with your account.
You acknowledge and agree that any questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, feedback, or other information regarding the Site ("Submissions") provided by you to us are non-confidential and shall become our sole property. We shall own exclusive rights, including all intellectual property rights, and shall be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of these Submissions for any lawful purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you. You hereby waive all moral rights to any such Submissions, and you hereby warrant that any such Submissions are original with you or that you have the right to submit such Submissions. You agree there shall be no recourse against us for any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary right in your Submissions.
- THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES AND CONTENT
The Site may contain (or you may be sent via the Site) links to other websites ("Third-Party Websites") as well as articles, photographs, text, graphics, pictures, designs, music, sound, video, information, applications, software, and other content or items belonging to or originating from third parties ("Third-Party Content"). Such Third-Party Websites and Third-Party Content are not investigated, monitored, or checked for accuracy, appropriateness, or completeness by us, and we are not responsible for any Third-Party Websites accessed through the Site or any Third-Party Content posted on, available through, or installed from the Site, including the content, accuracy, offensiveness, opinions, reliability, privacy practices, or other policies of or contained in the Third-Party Websites or the Third-Party Content. Inclusion of, linking to, or permitting the use or installation of any Third-Party Websites or any Third-Party Content does not imply approval or endorsement thereof by us. If you decide to leave the Site and access the Third-Party Websites or to use or install any Third-Party Content, you do so at your own risk, and you should be aware these Terms of Service no longer govern. You should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of any website to which you navigate from the Site or relating to any applications you use or install from the Site. Any purchases you make through Third-Party Websites will be through other websites and from other companies, and we take no responsibility whatsoever in relation to such purchases which are exclusively between you and the applicable third party. You agree and acknowledge that we do not endorse the products or services offered on Third-Party Websites and you shall hold us harmless from any harm caused by your purchase of such products or services. Additionally, you shall hold us harmless from any losses sustained by you or harm caused to you relating to or resulting in any way from any Third-Party Content or any contact with Third-Party Websites.
- U.S. GOVERNMENT RIGHTS
Our services are “commercial items” as defined in Federal Acquisition Regulation (“FAR”) 2.101. If our services are acquired by or on behalf of any agency not within the Department of Defense (“DOD”), our services are subject to the terms of these Terms of Service in accordance with FAR 12.212 (for computer software) and FAR 12.211 (for technical data). If our services are acquired by or on behalf of any agency within the Department of Defense, our services are subject to the terms of these Terms of Service in accordance with Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation (“DFARS”) 227.7202-3. In addition, DFARS 252.227-7015 applies to technical data acquired by the DOD. This U.S. Government Rights clause is in lieu of, and supersedes, any other FAR, DFARS, or other clause or provision that addresses government rights in computer software or technical data under these Terms of Service.
- SITE MANAGEMENT
We reserve the right, but not the obligation, to: (1) monitor the Site for violations of these Terms of Service; (2) take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in our sole discretion, violates the law or these Terms of Service, including without limitation, reporting such user to law enforcement authorities; (3) in our sole discretion and without limitation, refuse, restrict access to, limit the availability of, or disable (to the extent technologically feasible) any of your Contributions or any portion thereof; (4) in our sole discretion and without limitation, notice, or liability, to remove from the Site or otherwise disable all files and content that are excessive in size or are in any way burdensome to our systems; and (5) otherwise manage the Site in a manner designed to protect our rights and property and to facilitate the proper functioning of the Site.
- TERM AND TERMINATION
These Terms of Service shall remain in full force and effect while you use the Site. WITHOUT LIMITING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO, IN OUR SOLE DISCRETION AND WITHOUT NOTICE OR LIABILITY, DENY ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SITE (INCLUDING BLOCKING CERTAIN IP ADDRESSES), TO ANY PERSON FOR ANY REASON OR FOR NO REASON, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION FOR BREACH OF ANY REPRESENTATION, WARRANTY, OR COVENANT CONTAINED IN THESE TERMS OF SERVICE OR OF ANY APPLICABLE LAW OR REGULATION. WE MAY TERMINATE YOUR USE OR PARTICIPATION IN THE SITE OR DELETE YOUR ACCOUNT AND ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION THAT YOU POSTED AT ANY TIME, WITHOUT WARNING, IN OUR SOLE DISCRETION.
If we terminate or suspend your account for any reason, you are prohibited from registering and creating a new account under your name, a fake or borrowed name, or the name of any third party, even if you may be acting on behalf of the third party. In addition to terminating or suspending your account, we reserve the right to take appropriate legal action, including without limitation pursuing civil, criminal, and injunctive redress. We also reserve the right to remove your account information or data from our Services and any other records if your account and/or access to the Services is terminated.
In the event your access to any of the Services is suspended due to a material breach of this Agreement, you agree that all fees paid to RULTA by you are nonrefundable and that any outstanding fees (e.g., remaining installments) will become due and payable immediately.
- MODIFICATIONS AND INTERRUPTIONS
We reserve the right to change, modify, or remove the contents of the Site at any time or for any reason at our sole discretion without notice. However, we have no obligation to update any information on our Site. We also reserve the right to modify or discontinue all or part of the Site without notice at any time. We will not be liable to you or any third party for any modification, price change, suspension, or discontinuance of the Site.
We cannot guarantee the Site will be available at all times. We may experience hardware, software, or other problems or need to perform maintenance related to the Site, resulting in interruptions, delays, or errors. We reserve the right to change, revise, update, suspend, discontinue, or otherwise modify the Site at any time or for any reason without notice to you. You agree that we have no liability whatsoever for any loss, damage, or inconvenience caused by your inability to access or use the Site during any downtime or discontinuance of the Site. Nothing in these Terms of Service will be construed to obligate us to maintain and support the Site or to supply any corrections, updates, or releases in connection therewith.
- GOVERNING LAW
These conditions are governed by and interpreted following the laws of Estonia, and the use of the United Nations Convention of Contracts for the International Sale of Goods is expressly excluded. If your habitual residence is in the EU, and you are a consumer, you additionally possess the protection provided to you by obligatory provisions of the law of your country of residence. Rulta OÜ and yourself both agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Tallinn, which means that you may make a claim to defend your consumer protection rights in regards to these Conditions of Use in Estonia, or in the EU country in which you reside.
- DISPUTE RESOLUTION
The European Commission provides an online dispute resolution platform, which you can access here: https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr. If you would like to bring this subject to our attention, please contact us.
There may be information on the Site that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions, including descriptions, pricing, availability, and various other information. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies, or omissions and to change or update the information on the Site at any time, without prior notice.
The information provided by Rulta OÜ ("we," "us," or "our") on https://www.rulta.com (the "Site") is for general informational purposes only. All information on the Site is provided in good faith, however we make no representation or warranty of any kind, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, adequacy, validity, reliability, availability, or completeness of any information on the Site. No advice or information obtained from RULTA or through the Services will create any warranty or representation not expressly made in this paragraph.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCE SHALL WE HAVE ANY LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THE SITE OR RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SITE. YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND YOUR RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION ON THE SITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
RULTA TAKES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CONTENT THAT YOU OR ANOTHER MEMBER OR THIRD PARTY POSTS, SENDS OR RECEIVES THROUGH THE SERVICE. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS ACCESSED AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK.
26.1 EXTERNAL LINKS DISCLAIMER
The Site may contain (or you may be sent through the Site) links to other websites or content belonging to or originating from third parties or links to websites and features in banners or other advertising. Such external links are not investigated, monitored, or checked for accuracy, adequacy, validity, reliability, availability, or completeness by us. WE DO NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OFFERED BY THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES LINKED THROUGH THE SITE OR ANY WEBSITE OR FEATURE LINKED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING. WE WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.
26.2 PROFESSIONAL DISCLAIMER
The Site cannot and does not contain legal advice. The legal information is provided for general informational and educational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional advice. Accordingly, before taking any actions based upon such information, we encourage you to consult with the appropriate professionals. We do not provide any kind of legal advice. THE USE OR RELIANCE OF ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE SITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
The Site cannot and does not contain medical/health advice. The medical/health information is provided for general informational and educational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional advice. Accordingly, before taking any actions based upon such information, we encourage you to consult with the appropriate professionals. We do not provide any kind of medical/health advice. THE USE OR RELIANCE OF ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE SITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
26.3 TESTIMONIALS DISCLAIMER
The Site may contain testimonials by users of our products and/or services. These testimonials reflect the real-life experiences and opinions of such users. However, the experiences are personal to those particular users, and may not necessarily be representative of all users of our products and/or services. We do not claim, and you should not assume, that all users will have the same experiences. YOUR INDIVIDUAL RESULTS MAY VARY.
The testimonials on the Site are submitted in various forms such as text, audio and/or video, and are reviewed by us before being posted. They appear on the Site verbatim as given by the users, except for the correction of grammar or typing errors. Some testimonials may have been shortened for the sake of brevity where the full testimonial contained extraneous information not relevant to the general public.
The views and opinions contained in the testimonials belong solely to the individual user and do not reflect our views and opinions.
The testimonials on the Site are not intended, nor should they be construed, as claims that our products and/or services can be used to diagnose, treat, mitigate, cure, prevent, or otherwise be used for any disease or medical condition. No testimonials have been clinically proven or evaluated.
- LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT WILL WE OR OUR DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFIT, LOST REVENUE, LOSS OF DATA, OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SITE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, OUR LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY YOU TO US DURING THE THREE (3) MONTH PERIOD PRIOR TO ANY CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING. CERTAIN US STATE LAWS AND INTERNATIONAL LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MAY HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
RULTA ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CONTENT THAT YOU OR ANOTHER USER OR THIRD PARTY POSTS, SENDS, OR RECEIVES THROUGH OUR SERVICES; NOR DOES RULTA ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE IDENTITY, INTENTIONS, LEGITIMACY, OR VERACITY OF ANY USERS WITH WHOM YOU MAY COMMUNICATE WITH THROUGH RULTA. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF OUR SERVICES IS ACCESSED AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. RULTA IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER HARDWARE, COMPUTER SOFTWARE, OR OTHER EQUIPMENT OR TECHNOLOGY INCLUDING, BUT WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGE FROM ANY SECURITY BREACH OR FROM ANY VIRUS, BUGS, TAMPERING, HACKING, FRAUD, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER LINE OR NETWORK FAILURE, OR ANY OTHER TECHNICAL OR OTHER DISRUPTION OR MALFUNCTION. RULTA SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR FAKE RULTA USER’S. FOR THE TAKEDOWN REQUESTS SEND TO RULTA, RULTA’S ONLY OBLIGATION SHALL BE TO COMPLAIN ON BE HALF OF THE USER TO THE RELAVANT AUTHORITY AND RULTA HAS NO OBLIGATION FOR REMOVAL OF THE LINK.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold us harmless, including our subsidiaries, affiliates, and all of our respective officers, agents, partners, and employees, from and against any loss, damage, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and expenses, made by any third party due to or arising out of: (1) use of the Site; (2) breach of these Terms of Service; (3) any breach of your representations and warranties set forth in these Terms of Service; (4) your violation of the rights of a third party, including but not limited to intellectual property rights; or (5) any overt harmful act toward any other user of the Site with whom you connected via the Site. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify us, and you agree to cooperate, at your expense, with our defense of such claims. We will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such claim, action, or proceeding which is subject to this indemnification upon becoming aware of it.
To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, you will indemnify, defend and hold harmless RULTA, and our officers, directors, agents, partners and employees (individually and collectively, the “RULTA Parties”) from and against any losses, liabilities, claims, demands, damages, expenses or costs (“Claims”) arising out of or related to your violation, misappropriation or infringement of any rights of another (including intellectual property rights or privacy rights) or your violation of the law. You agree to promptly notify RULTA Parties of any third-party Claims, cooperate with RULTA Parties in defending such Claims and pay all fees, costs and expenses associated with defending such Claims (including attorneys’ fees). You also agree that the RULTA Parties will have control of the defense or settlement, at RULTA’s sole option, of any third-party Claims.
- USER DATA
We will maintain certain data that you transmit to the Site for the purpose of managing the performance of the Site, as well as data relating to your use of the Site. Although we perform regular routine backups of data, you are solely responsible for all data that you transmit or that relates to any activity you have undertaken using the Site. You agree that we shall have no liability to you for any loss or corruption of any such data, and you hereby waive any right of action against us arising from any such loss or corruption of such data.
30.ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS, TRANSACTIONS, AND SIGNATURES
Visiting the Site, sending us emails, and completing online forms constitute electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications, and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communication be in writing. YOU HEREBY AGREE TO THE USE OF ELECTRONIC SIGNATURES, CONTRACTS, ORDERS, AND OTHER RECORDS, AND TO ELECTRONIC DELIVERY OF NOTICES, POLICIES, AND RECORDS OF TRANSACTIONS INITIATED OR COMPLETED BY US OR VIA THE SITE. You hereby waive any rights or requirements under any statutes, regulations, rules, ordinances, or other laws in any jurisdiction which require an original signature or delivery or retention of non-electronic records, or to payments or the granting of credits by any means other than electronic means.
- CALIFORNIA USERS AND RESIDENTS
If any complaint with us is not satisfactorily resolved, you can contact the Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs in writing at 1625 North Market Blvd., Suite N 112, Sacramento, California 95834 or by telephone at (800) 952-5210 or (916) 445-1254.
These Terms of Service and any policies or operating rules posted by us on the Site or in respect to the Site constitute the entire agreement and understanding between you and us. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not operate as a waiver of such right or provision. These Terms of Service operate to the fullest extent permissible by law. We may assign any or all of our rights and obligations to others at any time. We shall not be responsible or liable for any loss, damage, delay, or failure to act caused by any cause beyond our reasonable control. If any provision or part of a provision of these Terms of Service is determined to be unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that provision or part of the provision is deemed severable from these Terms of Service and does not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. There is no joint venture, partnership, employment or agency relationship created between you and us as a result of these Terms of Service or use of the Site. You agree that these Terms of Service will not be construed against us by virtue of having drafted them. You hereby waive any and all defenses you may have based on the electronic form of these Terms of Service and the lack of signing by the parties hereto to execute these Terms of Service.
We reserve the right to modify, amend, or change the Terms at any time. Notice of any material change will be posted on this page with an updated effective date. In certain circumstances, we may notify you of a change to the Terms via email or other means; however, you are responsible for regularly checking this page for any changes. Your continued access or use of our Services constitutes your ongoing consent to any changes, and as a result, you will be legally bound by the updated Terms. If you do not accept a change to the Terms, you must stop accessing or using our Services immediately.
We have the right not to accept to give service to customers/users at our on discretion without submitting any reason.
We immediately take action when we detect or user makes an inaccurate complaint.
Rulta cannot guarantee that Google searches, google complaints and complaints or searches based on any site will work on a daily basis. Sites may be temporarily unavailable, may be closed, or the search system may change. Rulta shall not be liable for this situation.
- FORCE MAJEURE
33.1. “Force Majeure” refers to events or conditions including but not limited to natural disasters (including fire, flood, earthquake, storm or other natural disasters), export or import restrictions, embargos, terrorist attacks, wars, civil wars, loss at sea, legal disputes regarding business law (including strike, lockout and other industrial disputes), pandemics or interruption or complete disruption of public services, which concern RULTA and that develop beyond reasonable control of RULTA.
33.2. If RULTA fails to fulfill its liabilities because of force majeure hereunder on time or in full (the period for the performance of the liabilities will be extended), RULTA shall not be considered to be in breach of this Agreement as long as such non-failure on time or in full is based on, or limited to a force majeure condition or RULTA shall not be held responsible against the user or customer.
33.3.In Force Majeure RULTA shall inform the customer or user by Force Majeure immediately about the scope and content of the incidents giving rise to Force Majeure.
If such Force Majeure lasts for more than three (3) months since its start, RULTA may serve a notice to customer or user regarding the termination of the Agreement. Notice for termination shall indicate the date of termination, which must be a date after minimum fourteen (14) business days following the date on which notice of termination is served to the counterparty. Upon duly served notice of termination, this Agreement will be considered to have been terminated on the date included in such notice. RULTA shall not be held responsible for the termination of the Agreement based on the Force Majeure, however; the rights and liabilities of the Parties arising before the termination shall remain valid.
- PERSONAL DATA PROCESSING AND SAFETY
34.1. In case of any personal data transfer between the parties hereunder, the parties are responsible to protect such personal data pursuant to ‘’General Data Protection Regulation–GDPR”, which was approved by the European Parliament on 14.04.2016 and that has been in effect since 25.05.2018 and that is binding for all member states.
34.2. The parties hereto agree, declare, and undertake that the personal data, which will be disclosed pursuant to the performance of this Agreement, have been acquired in compliance with GDPR. Including but not limited to the collection, arrangement, amendment to, storage, recording, transfer to third parties, transfer abroad, deletion, destruction, anonymization of such personal data, the Parties are liable to comply with the relevant legislation. The parties hereby agree, represent, and undertake that they will not disclose the personal data obtained thereof to third parties other than the circumstances specified in this Agreement, cases allowed by GDPR, and the conditions mentioned in Personal Data Protection Policies of the Parties.
34.3. In case of any requests or applications from the relevant parties regarding the personal data of the parties disclosed to the other party, the party receiving such request is obliged to inform the other party within 24 hours.
34.4. The party disclosing the special category of personal data, which require open consent of the shareholders and/or employees, hereby agrees, declares, and undertakes that explicit consent is received from the relevant party in compliance with the legislation and that any disclosing liability has been fulfilled in terms of any personal data disclosed thereof.
34.5. The Parties are obliged to take any essential technical and administrative measures and have the necessary audits made for ensuring proper level of safety to prevent illegal personal data processing, illegal access to personal data, and ensure retention of the personal data.
34.6.The Parties hereby agree and undertake to process the personal data only to the extent that it is compulsory for the performance of the services subject to this Agreement, to designate the authorizations of the employees to access and process the data in compliance with GDPR and only to the extent that it is necessary to be known for the performance of the service; to ensure that employees would not disclose the acquired information and passwords and methods used for access to anybody while making use of such access authorizations and inform their employees within the scope of GDPR requirements.
34.7. The parties hereby agree, declare, and undertake that they will act in compliance with the relevant legislations throughout the term of this Agreement and for an indefinite period even when this Agreement terminates for whatever reasons, and inform the reason why they failed to act in accordance with the instructions provided thereof if such instructions are not followed.
34.8. In case of failure to comply with the liabilities regulated under this Agreement, the Parties reserve the right to terminate the Agreement.
34.9. RULTA is not obliged to delete during storage period defined in relevant law an after that period RULTA is only obliged to delete any other data other than the personal data of the user or customer.
If any provision of these terms is held to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be limited or eliminated from these terms to the minimum extent necessary and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
- CONTACT US
In order to resolve a complaint regarding the Site or to receive further information regarding use of the Site, please contact us at:
Pudisoo küla, Männimäe/1
Kuusalu vald, Harju maakond 74626
Phone: (833) 717-8515