Connexions IP Limited. ("Gaydar", "We", or "Us") owns and operates the Gaydar mobile app and related websites ("www.gaydar.net"). By using Gaydar you accept these Terms and Conditions of the Service (the "Agreement"). If you do not agree with this Agreement, simply stop using Gaydar.
You must be at least 18 years old to use Gaydar. By using Gaydar, you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority and capacity to enter into this Agreement and to abide by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement. If you use Gaydar, you represent and warrant that you have never been convicted of a felony and that you are not required to register as a sex offender with any government entity.
Except as expressly permitted by Connexions IP Limited. in writing, you will not reproduce, redistribute, sell, create derivative works from, decompile, reverse engineer, or disassemble Gaydar. Nor will you take any measures to interfere with or damage Gaydar. All rights not expressly granted by Connexions IP Limited. are reserved.
3.1. You are solely responsible for your physical and or virtual interactions with other Gaydar members. You understand that Connexions IP Limited. currently does not conduct criminal background checks on its members. Gaydar also does not inquire into the backgrounds of all of its members or attempt to verify the statements of its members. Connexions IP Limited. makes no representations or warranties as to the conduct of members or their compatibility with any current or future member. Connexions IP Limited. reserves the right to conduct any criminal background check or other screenings (such as sex offender register searches), at any time and using available public records.
3.2. In no event shall Connexions IP Limited. be liable for any damages whatsoever, whether direct, indirect, general, special, exemplary, compensatory, consequential, and/or incidental, arising out of or relating to the conduct of you or anyone else in connection with the use of the service, including without limitation, bodily injury, death, emotional distress, and/or any other damages resulting from communications or meetings with other members of the Gaydar service or persons you meet through Gaydar. You agree to take reasonable precautions in all interactions with other members of the service, particularly if you decide to meet offline or in person.
3.3. Connexions IP Limited. reserves the right to modify Gaydar. You are responsible for providing your own access to Gaydar. Connexions IP Limited. has no obligation to screen or monitor any content and does not guarantee that any content available on Gaydar complies with this Agreement or is suitable for all members.
3.4. Connexions IP Limited. does not warrant that the functions contained in the Gaydar products will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Gaydar or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components
3.5. Connexions IP Limited. and its suppliers and partners (including Gaydar’s third party wireless carrier partners) do not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of any location information or the other Gaydar services in terms of security, safety, accuracy or reliability, or otherwise. You (and not Connexions IP Limited. or its suppliers and partners) assume the entire costs of any necessary services or equipment necessary to access Gaydar. You understand and agree that You download or otherwise obtain material or data through the use of Gaydar at Your own discretion and risk.
3.6. Connexions IP Limited. provides Gaydar on an “as is” and “as available” basis. You therefore use Gaydar at your own risk. Connexions IP Limited. expressly disclaims any and all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, and any other warranty that might arise under any law. Without limiting the foregoing, Connexions IP Limited. makes no representations or warranties:
To the extent any disclaimer or limitation of liability does not apply, all applicable express, implied, and statutory warranties will be limited in duration to a period of thirty (30) days after the date on which you first used Gaydar, and no warranties shall apply after such period.
5.1. If You create an account on any of the Gaydar Services (a “Member Account”) and submit information to Us, You must ensure that such information is accurate. You must promptly update such information if it changes.
5.2. Accounts are personal. You may not use anyone else’s account at any time. You may not buy, sell, rent, or lease access to Your Member Account or Your member name without Our written permission. You will not share or otherwise transfer Your Member Account or credentials.
5.3. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of Your password and account. You are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under Your account. You agree to notify Connexions IP Limited immediately of any unauthorised use of Your account or any other breach of security. We will not be liable for any loss, damages, liability, expenses or attorneys’ fees that You may incur as a result of someone else using Your password or account, either with or without Your knowledge. You will be liable for losses, damages, liability, expenses and attorneys’ fees incurred by Connexions IP Limited or a third party due to someone else using Your account, regardless of whether they are authorised.
5.4. We have no obligation to retain a record of Your account. Connexions IP Limited has no obligation to retain a record of Your account or any data or information that You may have stored for Your convenience by means of Your account or the Gaydar Services.
6.1. Gaydar Photo Guidelines, (the “Guidelines”), as amended from time to time, are hereby incorporated into this Agreement by reference. Please read the Guidelines carefully before providing any photo, text, or links to the Gaydar Services. These Guidelines are subject to change at any time for any reason without notice to You or Our being liable to You.
6.2. We may delete Your submissions and We may ban Your Account. Gaydar can request that You delete, or Gaydar may delete, any Member Content (as defined below) at any time for any reason, or no reason whatsoever. Any violation of the Guidelines by Your Member Content, as determined by Connexions IP Limited, may result in Your Member Account being banned and may lead to the termination of Your access to the Gaydar Services.
6.3. You understand and hereby acknowledge and agree to the following terms regarding prohibited conduct and uses listed below:
7.1. Premium Features. Certain features may be available only through creation/upgrade of a Member Account to VIP Membership status and payment of a fee ("Premium Services"). Through such accounts, You will have access to such Premium Services for a fixed term, which will automatically renew. The term, renewal period, and the total cost of each Premium Service offering will be provided within the Gaydar Services or otherwise where the Premium Services are offered.
7.2. Premium Services Purchase Options. Premium services can be purchased on a "Pay Once" basis or "Recurring" (Automatic Renew). Recurring Premium Services renew continuously. You acknowledge and agree that premium services that do automatically renew will continually renew unless you cancel it or We suspend or terminate it in accordance with this agreement.
7.3. Trial Premiums. Access to Gaydar Premium Services may from time to time be made available on a time-limited free trial basis (a "Trial" or "Trial Premiums"). Please note that this Agreement applies to a Trial. You may be asked to provide Your credit or debit card information when registering for a Trial. In such event, Your credit or debit card will only be charged if You do not cancel Your Trial before the end of the Trial period. If We ask for Your credit or debit card information and You do not affirmatively cancel before the end of the Trial, then Your Trial may be converted into a paid subscription and Your credit or debit card may be charged the subscription fee in effect at the time Your Trial first began. Trial Premiums are not available to former Members of Premium Services or Members who have previously received a free trial and cancelled it prior to paying for Premium Services.
7.4. Cancellation Policy. You may cancel Your premium services at any time, subject to the terms of this agreement. In order to cancel, you must follow the instructions given on any of the Gaydar Services. There are no cancellation fees.
7.5. Purchases. We reserve the right to correct errors (whether by changing information on the Gaydar Services or by informing You of the error and giving You an opportunity to cancel Your order) or to update information at any time without notice. We may grant or deny cancellation requests for individual orders in Our sole and absolute discretion. All sales are final.
7.6. Promo Codes. Connexions IP Limited may, from time to time, in its sole discretion, offer certain promotional codes for discounts. Promotional codes are non-transferable and are not redeemable for cash, credit, or toward previous purchases. There is no cash alternative. Furthermore, promotional codes cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotional discount, and must be redeemed by the date published, if provided. Lost promotional codes cannot be replaced. Limit one promotional code per customer. Promotional codes are void where prohibited. Any promotional program may be terminated or modified by Connexions IP Limited at any time in Our sole discretion.
7.7. Taxes. All payments to Connexions IP Limited are exclusive of all taxes, levies, or duties imposed by taxing authorities, and You are responsible for payment of all such taxes, levies, or duties.
7.8. Payments Are Non-Refundable. Any and all payments made to Connexions IP Limited are final and all charges are non-refundable. Cancellations are effective from the following billing period in which payment is due. You will not receive a refund for any payment amount, even if payment was made for multiple billing periods.
7.9. Your full card details are stored and processed by Stripe Inc. or via services provided by Apple In-App Purchases or Google Play Billing, they are not stored in our own database for security reasons.
8.1. This Agreement begins on the date you first use Gaydar and continues until terminated in accordance with the provisions hereof.
8.2. Connexions IP Limited. may suspend, disable, or delete your account (or any part thereof) if Connexions IP Limited. determines that you have violated any provision of this Agreement or that your conduct or content would tend to damage Connexions IP Limited.’s reputation or goodwill. If Connexions IP Limited. deletes your account for the foregoing reasons, you may not re-register under a different name.
8.3. Upon termination, all licenses granted by Connexions IP Limited. will terminate. In the event of account deletion for any reason, content that you submitted may no longer be available and deleted from the database. Connexions IP Limited. shall not be responsible for the loss of such content.
9.1. If You have a Member Account set up for recurring billing for a Premium Service, you may cancel Your Member Account at any time. You will continue to have the same access for any billing period or periods for which You have paid. If we believe that Your profile content or Your conduct within the Gaydar Software or Gaydar Services violates Our Terms of Service, Your access and Member Account may be immediately terminated and all payments forfeited.
9.2. Connexions IP Limited reserves the right to refuse or suspend access to any member, for any reason or no reason, and without any notice.
9.3. Connexions IP Limited may terminate any Member Account You have with the Gaydar Services or your use of the Gaydar Services or any portion thereof. Gaydar may also remove and discard all or any part of Your Member Account or any Member Content (as defined below), at any time. You agree that any termination of Your access to the Gaydar Services or any Member Account You may have or portion thereof may be effected without prior notice, and You agree that Gaydar will not be liable to You or any third party for any such termination. For example, we may deactivate Your account due to prolonged inactivity. Without limitation of our other rights, we reserve the right to delete all Your Member Content from the Gaydar Service upon any termination or cancellation of Your Member Account. Any suspected fraudulent, abusive or illegal activity that may be grounds for termination of Your use of the Gaydar Services may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities. These remedies are in addition to any other remedies Gaydar may have at law or in equity.
9.4. If You believe that Gaydar has suspended or terminated Your Member Account in error, you may contact Us at firstname.lastname@example.org at any time.
In using Gaydar, you must behave in a civil and respectful manner at all times. Further, you will not:
You are solely responsible for the content that you publish or display (hereinafter, "post") on the Service, or transmit to other Members. You will not post on the service, or transmit to other members, any defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, obscene, profane, offensive, sexually oriented, threatening, harassing, racially offensive, or ill material, or any material that infringes or violates another party's rights (including, but not limited to, intellectual property rights, and rights of privacy and publicity). You will not provide inaccurate, misleading or false information to Connexions IP Limited. or to any other member. The following is a partial list of content you may not upload, post, or transmit (collectively, "submit")
Your use of the Service, including but not limited to the content you post on the service, must be in accordance with any and all applicable laws and regulations. You may not include in your member profile any telephone numbers, street addresses, last names, URLs, email addresses, or any other sort of personal information that might reveal yours or others’ full identity.
You grant Connexions IP Limited. and its affiliates a worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license and right to copy, transmit, distribute, publicly perform and display (through all media now known or hereafter created), and make derivative works from your content. In addition, you waive any so-called “moral rights” in your content. You further grant all members of Gaydar permission to view your content for their personal, non-commercial purposes. If you provide feedback to Connexions IP Limited. that will help us improve and/or add new features in Gaydar, Connexions IP Limited. will have the right to use your feedback without compensating you in any sort.
You will indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Connexions IP Limited. and its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents, from and against all third-party actions that:
For each piece of content that you submit, you represent and warrant that:
15.1. Connexions IP Limited. respects the intellectual property of others, and We ask our members to do the same. Each member is responsible for ensuring that the materials they upload to Gaydar do not infringe any third-party copyright.
15.2. Connexions IP Limited. will promptly remove materials in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) if properly notified that the materials infringe a third party’s copyright. In addition, Connexions IP Limited. may, in appropriate circumstances, terminate the accounts of repeat copyright infringers.
If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide us with a written notice containing the following information:
You may submit this information via:
If you believe that your material has been removed by mistake or misidentification, please provide Connexions IP Limited. with a written counter-notification containing the following information:
You may submit this information via:
Please note that we will provide complete counter-notifications to the person making the DMCA claim. That person may elect to ile a lawsuit against you for copyright infringement. If we do not receive notice that a lawsuit has been filed within ten (10) business days after we provide notice of your counter-notification, we will restore the disabled materials. Until that time, your materials will remain disabled. Warning In filing a DMCA notice or counter-notification, please ensure that you have complied with all of the above requirements. If we request additional information necessary to make DMCA your notice or counter-notification complete, please provide that information promptly. If you fail to comply with all of the requirements, your notification or counter-notification may not be processed.
You may send any copyright or non-copyright related complaints to our emal address:
We make no representation that any of the Materials or any other materials on the Website or app are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United Kingdom, and accessing them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access the Website or download the app from locations outside the United Kingdom do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
Gaydar may publicly display advertisements and other information adjacent to Your Content. You are not entitled to any compensation for such advertisements. The manner, mode and extent of such advertising are subject to change without specific notice or Our being liable to You.
20.1. The Terms and Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales whose courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction in relation to any disputes arising under the Terms.
20.2. If any of the Terms are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable under UK law, then to the extent that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from the Terms and the remaining terms shall survive, remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.
20.3. If there is any conflict between the Terms and specific terms appearing elsewhere on the app, website, or any other Connexions IP Limited.’s website then the Terms shall prevail.
20.4. Connexions IP Limited. reserves the right to transfer, assign, or sub-contract the benefit of the whole or part of any of its rights or obligations under the Terms to any third party. You may not assign, or sub-contract any of your rights or obligations under the Terms to any third party unless agreed in writing by Connexions IP Limited. Connexions IP Limited. reserves the right, at any time, without prior notice, to assign, transfer or license, a Member's Table Crowd’s account to another legal entity. No provision of the Terms shall be enforceable by a third party under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.
20.5. Delay in exercising, or a failure to exercise, any right or remedy in connection with the Terms shall not operate as a waiver of that right or remedy. A single or partial exercise of any right or remedy shall not preclude any other or further exercise of that right or remedy, or the exercise of any other right or remedy.
20.6. A waiver of a breach of the Terms shall not constitute a waiver of any subsequent breach.
This Agreement may not be modified except by a revised Terms of Service posted by Connexions IP Limited. on Gaydar or a written amendment signed by an authorised representative of Connexions IP Limited.
A revised Terms of Service will be effective as of the date it is posted. This Agreement constitutes the entire understanding between Connexions IP Limited. and You concerning the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior agreements and understandings regarding the same.