These Terms of Service were last updated on August 18 2015.
The following terms and conditions govern all access to and use of the Slackline.io web application, the www.slackline.io website (“Website”) and service (together, the “Slackline Service”) including all content, services and products available at or through the Slackline Service.
The Slackline Service is owned and operated by Quinde Limited (“Slackline”, “we”, “our” or “us”). The Slackline Service is offered subject to your acceptance of the terms and conditions contained herein and all other operating rules, policies and procedures that may be published from time to time on the Website (collectively, the “Agreement”).
Please read the Agreement carefully before accessing or using the Slackline Service. By accessing or using any part of the Slackline Service, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of the Agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of the Agreement, then you may not access or use the Slackline Service.
The Slackline.io web application allows you to connect two or more Slack channels from different Slack teams so that messages written by a person and transmitted by Slack in one Slack channel are automatically forwarded by Slackline to other Slack channels. You may edit and delete the shared channels that you create via the Slackline Service.
Slackline may also, in the future, update current services and/or features or offer new services and/or features to the Slackline Service (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such updated or new features and/or services shall be subject to the terms and conditions of the Agreement.
Access to the Slackline Service is permitted on a temporary basis. We reserve the right to modify or discontinue offering or updating the Slackline Service at any time without notice.
Slackline and Slack Technologies Inc, the provider of the Slack communication service, (“Slack”) are different entities. There is no relationship between Slackline and Slack, other than Slackline being a licensee and user of the Slack API for the purpose of providing the Slackline Service. Slack is not responsible for the Slackline Service and will not provide support for the Slackline Service.
These terms do not apply to your use of the Slack services. Such use is governed by the Slack Terms of Service available on the website www.slack.com.
In order to use the Slackline Service, you must be 18 years of age or older, or be 13 years of age or older and have your parent or guardian’s consent to the Agreement. You must also have the power to enter into a binding contract with us and not be barred from doing so under any applicable laws.
To use the Slackline Service, you must first create a Slackline user account (“Slackline Account”) by signing into your Slack account on the Website and following any prompts.
You may create a Slackline Account in your personal capacity (in which case the terms “you” or “your” apply to yourself only) or on behalf of a company or other legal entity which you have the authority to bind (in which case the terms “you” or “your” shall refer to such entity and all permitted Members and Administrative Users (as defined in the Slack Terms of Service).
You are responsible for maintaining the security of your Slackline Account (including your username and password), and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your Slackline Account and any other actions taken in connection with it, whether by yourself or other users. You must immediately notify Slackline of any unauthorized uses and users of your Slackline Account or any other breaches of security. Slackline will not be liable for any acts or omissions by you, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions.
You may access and use the Slackline Service on any of our subscription plans:
You may only use the Slackline Service within the limits of your subscription level.
If you require access to more channels than your selected Paid Subscription level allows, you may upgrade your Paid Subscription level as set out in clause 5.3. If you require access to more channels than the Paid Subscription allows, please contact us so that we can discuss further options of providing the Slackline Service.
To purchase a Paid Subscription to the Slackline Service, you will be required to select a subscription level and provide accurate information regarding your credit card or other payment instrument. You agree to our third party service providers, including Stripe, storing and using your payment card information for the purpose of processing the payment.
You agree to pay Slackline all amounts specified in the applicable subscription plan in accordance with the Agreement.
By providing your payment instrument details, you authorise Slackline or companies who work on Slackline’s behalf, such as payment processors, to bill your payment instrument in advance for the relevant subscription fee on the date you purchase a Paid Subscription to the Slackline Service (the “Initial Billing Date”) and on each monthly or annual anniversary (as applicable, depending on your chosen subscription plan) of the Initial Billing Date (the “Subsequent Billing Date(s)”). The Initial Billing Date and any Subsequent Billing Dates are together referred to herein as the “Billing Date(s)”.
The relevant subscription fees:
If, for any reason, we are unable to bill your payment instrument or process the payment of the relevant subscription fee within thirty (30) days of the Billing Date, and without prejudice to any of our other rights and remedies:
If you dispute any charges you must let Slackline know within twenty (20) days after the Billing Date.
We reserve the right to change our prices for the Paid Subscriptions in the future. Price changes for existing Paid Subscriptions will take effect at the start of the next subscription period following the date of the price change. If we do change prices, we will provide you with at least one month’s notice of the change on the Website and in an email to you. Your continued use of the Slackline Service after the price change becomes effective constitutes your agreement to pay the new price.
Your Paid Subscription will automatically renew at the end of every month or year (as applicable, depending on your chosen subscription plan) after the Billing Date, unless you cancel your Paid Subscription in accordance with clause 5.4.
You may change your Paid Subscription level on your user settings inside the Slackline Service. Changes to your Paid Subscription level, including the reduction or addition of features and limitations on use of the Slackline Services, shall take effect immediately. The new subscription fee will take effect on the next Billing Date following the change to the Paid Subscription level and:
You may cancel your Paid Subscription by notifying us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The cancellation will take effect the day after the last day of the current subscription period, and you will be downgraded to the Free Service. Subject to the below paragraph, you will not receive a refund for subscription fees paid to us.
If you are a consumer residing in the European Union, and do not use the Slackline Service for business purposes, you have the right to cancel your Paid Subscription and receive a full refund within fourteen (14) days of purchase.
From time to time, Slackline may offer trials of a Paid Subscription for a specified period without payment (the “Trial”). Slackline reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to determine your eligibility for a Trial, and to withdraw or to modify a Trial at any time without prior notice and with no liability.
For some Trials, Slackline will require you to provide your payment details to start the Trial. At the end of such Trials, we may automatically start to bill you for the Paid Subscription on the first day following the end of the Trial in accordance with clause 5. By providing your payment details in conjunction with the Trial, you agree to this charge. If you do not want this charge, you must change your subscription to the Free Service by notifying us at email@example.com before the end of the Trial.
If the Slackline Services do not for any reason meet your expectations, you may request that Slackline immediately cancel your Paid Subscription and refund all subscriptions fees paid to Slackline up until that date, provided that:
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Slackline Service and in the material published on it. We grant you:
These licences shall terminate when the Agreement terminates in accordance with clause 13.
The Agreement does not transfer any of Slackline’s or any of Slackline’s licensors’ intellectual property to you. Title to such intellectual property will remain solely with Slackline or Slackline’s licensors (as applicable).
All Slackline trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, domain names, and any other features of the Slackline brand are the sole property of Slackline. Your use of the Slackline Service grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any of Slackline’s trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, domain names or any other features of the Slackline brand, whether for commercial or non-commercial use.
Messages sent by you and your team members from a Slack channel via the Slack services and forwarded via the Slackline Service (“Messages”) may contain proprietary and confidential information. By using the Slackline Services you grant us the right to transmit Messages and otherwise use Messages for the purpose of providing the Slackline Services and warrant that other team members have also consented to such use by us. Unless you opt in (see below paragraph), we will not store Messages or use Messages for any other purpose.
By following the relevant prompts in your account profile, you can opt in to publication of Messages whereby you grant us the right to store, use, reproduce, make available to the public, publish, translate and distribute your Messages in connection with the Slackline Services. You understand that no remuneration or compensation is or may become due to you in respect of such use. All such Messages will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You warrant that you have obtained the permission of all team members in the Slack channel from which the Message originates to such use by us.
You warrant that you are the creator of, or have the authority from the creator(s) of, all intellectual property rights in the Messages and that use of the Messages by us as contemplated by the Agreement does not violate the terms of the Agreement, applicable law, or the intellectual property rights of others.
You will be liable to us and indemnify us for any loss or damage suffered as a result of your breach of the warranties contained in this clause 9.
We are not responsible for Messages. If you believe that any Message breaches a term of the Agreement, infringes your intellectual property rights or that your rights under applicable law have been otherwise infringed by any Message, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Slackline Service may contain links to other independent third-party websites (Third-party Sites). Third-party Sites are not under our control, and we are not responsible for and do not endorse their content or their privacy policies (if any). You will need to make your own independent judgement regarding your interaction with any Third-party Sites, including the purchase and use of any products or services accessible through them.
You shall not use the Slackline Services for advertising purposes. In particular, advertising in the shared channels created by Slackline is strictly forbidden unless otherwise agreed in writing.
We reserve the right to change the Agreement at any time for any reason. Any changes we may make to the Agreement in the future will be notified to you by posting an updated version of the Agreement on this page with an updated revision date and, where appropriate, by email. Your continued use of or access to the Slackline Service following the notification of any changes to the Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes.
Slackline may terminate the Agreement and suspend your access to all or any part of the Slackline Service immediately by contacting you at your email address on record if:
If you wish to terminate the Agreement, you must cancel your Slackline Account.
On termination of the Agreement by any party and for any reason all rights granted to you under the Agreement shall cease and you must immediately cease all activities authorised by the Agreement, including your use of the Slackline Service.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Slackline Service is provided “as is” and “as available”. Slackline hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express, implied, statutory or otherwise, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Slackline does not warrant that the Slackline Service will be complete, accurate, reliable, timely, secure, error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. You understand that you are using the Slackline Service at your own discretion and risk.
We do not warrant, endorse, guarantee or assume responsibility for any Messages, or any other product or service advertised or offered by a third party on or through the Slackline Service.
The provisions in this clause do not affect your statutory or mandatory rights which cannot be excluded by applicable law.
In no event will Slackline be liable with respect to any subject matter of the Agreement under contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable claim for: (i) any indirect, special, incidental or consequential loss or damages; (ii) loss of profit, business, revenue, anticipated savings, business opportunity; (iii) the cost of procurement for substitute products or services; or (iv) the cost of interruption of use or loss or corruption of data.
Our maximum aggregate liability under or in connection with the Agreement shall in all circumstances be limited to the fees paid by you to Slackline in the one (1) year under this Agreement prior to the cause of action.
Slackline shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond its reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.
You represent and warrant that your use of the Slackline Service will be in strict accordance with the Agreement. In particular, you represent and warrant that:
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Slackline and its respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the Slackline Service, including but not limited to your violation of the Agreement.
The Agreement will be governed by English law. Any dispute arising from, or related to, the Agreement shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
The Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between Slackline and you concerning the provision of the Slackline Services.
The Agreement is between you and us and is not intended to grant rights, including the right to enforce any of its terms, to any other person. Any failure or delay by us to enforce the Agreement or any provision thereof shall not waive our right to do so.
We may transfer our rights and obligations under the Agreement to a third party, but this will not affect your rights under the Agreement.
Each of the terms and conditions of the Agreement operate separately. If any court or competent authority decides that any of them are unlawful or unenforceable, the remaining conditions will remain in full force and effect and will be construed as far as possible to give effect to the parties’ intentions as originally expressed in the Agreement.
If you have any questions, comments or requests regarding the Agreement, please email email@example.com or write to:
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