Mobile application end-user licence agreement

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE DOWNLOADING OR STREAMING THE APP FROM THIS WEBSITE.

This end-user licence agreement (EULA) is a legal agreement between you (End-user or you) and MYRTLE CORPORATION LIMITED of a company incorporated in the United Kingdom with company number 09068354 (Licensor, us or we) for:

Myrtle mobile application software (App); and

Any photographs uploaded or downloaded using the App (Photos).

We licence use of the App to you on the basis of this EULA and subject to any rules or policies applied by any appstore provider or operator from whose site, located at https://itunes.apple.com (Appstore), the End-user downloaded the App (Appstore Rules). We do not sell the App or Photos to you. We remain the owners of the App at all times.

Operating system requirements

Myrtle App requires a iOS device with a minimum of 12mb  of memory, internet access and the iOS operating system version 7.1 or higher.

Important notice:

By downloading the App from this website or clicking on the “Accept” button below you agree to the terms of the licence which will bind you. The terms of the licence include, in particular, the privacy policy defined in condition 1.5 and limitations on liability in condition 7.

If you do not agree to the terms of this licence, we will not license the App to you and you must stop the downloading process now by clicking on the “Cancel” button below. In this case the downloading process will terminate.

As a consumer, you have the right to withdraw from your transaction without charge (if applicable) and without any reason before downloading the App and any Photos.   

However, you will lose the right to cancel the transaction once you begin to download the App. By clicking on the “Accept” button, you are expressly consenting to the supply beginning during the cancellation period and acknowledging that, as a result of the supply beginning, your right to cancel will be lost. 

This does not affect your consumer rights for an app that is defective.

You should print a copy of this EULA for future reference.

Agreed terms

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The terms of this EULA apply to the App or any of the services accessible through the App (Services), including any updates or supplements to the App, unless they come with separate terms, in which case those terms apply. If any open-source software is included in the App or any Service, the terms of an open-source licence may override some of the terms of this EULA.

We may change these terms at any time by notifying you of a change when you next start the App. The new terms may be displayed on-screen and you may be required to read and accept them to continue your use of the Services.

From time to time updates to the App may be issued through the Appstore depending on the update, you may not be able to use the Services until you have downloaded or streamed the latest version of the App and accepted any new terms.

You will be assumed to have obtained permission from the owners of the mobile telephone or handheld devices that are controlled, but not owned, by you and described in condition 2.2(a) (Devices) and to download or stream a copy of the App onto the Devices. You and they may be charged by your and their service providers for internet access on the Devices. You accept responsibility in accordance with the terms of this EULA for the use of the App or any Service on or in relation to any Device, whether or not it is owned by you.

The terms of our privacy policy from time to time, available at www.myrtleapp.com/privacypolicy (Privacy Policy) are incorporated into this EULA by reference and apply to those Services that are not specified in condition 1.7 as having separate privacy policies. Additionally, by using the App or any Service, you acknowledge and agree that internet transmissions are never completely private or secure. You understand that any images, message or information you upload using the App or any of our Services may be read or intercepted by others, even if we have our own security measures to keep your information secure. Our App should not be used as a back up system for your images and any other data. We shall not be responsible for any adverse consequences which result directly or indirectly from your decision to share your profile or, if you are the creator of an event album, your event album with the public by turning off the privacy settings that we provide. Any offensive and reported images or other content can be permanently deleted by us without any prior notice to you.

By using the App or any of the Services, you consent to us collecting and using technical information about the Devices and related software, hardware and peripherals for Services that are internet-based or wireless to improve our products and to provide any Services to you.

The App or any 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.

Any words following the terms including, include, in particular or for example or any similar phrase shall be construed as illustrative and shall not limit the generality of the related general words.

Grant and scope of licence

In consideration of you agreeing to abide by the terms of this EULA, we grant you a non-transferable, non-exclusive licence to use the App on the Devices, subject to these terms, the Privacy Policy and the Appstore Rules, incorporated into this EULA by reference. We reserve all other rights.

You may:

download or stream a copy of the App onto an iOS device with a minimum of 12mb of memory and the iOS operating system version 7.1 or higher. [- to view, use and display the App on the Devices for your personal purposes only; and

use the Photos for your personal purposes only.

Licence restrictions

Except as expressly set out in this EULA or as permitted by any local law, you agree:

You are at least 13 years old.

not to copy the App or Photos except where such copying is incidental to normal use of the App, or where it is necessary for the purpose of back-up or operational security;

not to rent, lease, sub-license, loan, translate, merge, adapt, vary or modify the App;

not to make alterations to, or modifications of, the whole or any part of the App, or permit the App or any part of it to be combined with, or become incorporated in, any other programs;

not to disassemble, decompile, reverse-engineer or create derivative works based on the whole or any part of the App or attempt to do any such thing except to the extent that (by virtue of section 296A of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988) such actions cannot be prohibited because they are essential for the purpose of achieving inter-operability of the App with another software program, and provided that the information obtained by you during such activities:

is used only for the purpose of achieving inter-operability of the App with another software program;

is not unnecessarily disclosed or communicated without our prior written consent to any third party; and

is not used to create any software that is substantially similar to the App;

to keep all copies of the App secure and to maintain accurate and up-to-date records of the number and locations of all copies of the App;

to include our copyright notice on all entire and partial copies you make of the App on any medium;

not to provide or otherwise make available the App in whole or in part (including object and source code), in any form to any person without prior written consent from us; and

to comply with all technology control or export laws and regulations that apply to the technology used or supported by the App or any Service (Technology),

together Licence Restrictions.

Acceptable use restrictions

You must:

be at least 13 years old.

not use the App or any Service in any unlawful manner, for any unlawful purpose, or in any manner inconsistent with this EULA, or act fraudulently or maliciously, for example, by hacking into or inserting malicious code, including viruses, or harmful data, into the App, any Service or any operating system;

not infringe our intellectual property rights or those of any third party in relation to your use of the App or any Service, including the submission of any material (to the extent that such use is not licensed by this EULA);

not transmit any material that is defamatory, offensive or otherwise objectionable in relation to your use of the App or any Service;

not use the App to publish any photos which include nudity, whether or not the photos would reasonably be considered to be pornographic.   .

not use the App or any Service in a way that could damage, disable, overburden, impair or compromise our systems or security or interfere with other users; and

not collect or harvest any information or data from any Service or our systems or attempt to decipher any transmissions to or from the servers running any Service. 

Intellectual property rights

You acknowledge that all intellectual property rights in the App, the Photos and the Technology anywhere in the world belong to us or our licensors, that rights in the App are licensed (not sold) to you, and that you have no rights in, or to, the App, the Photos or the Technology other than the right to use each of them in accordance with the terms of this EULA.

You acknowledge that you have no right to have access to the App in source-code form.

Limited warranty

We warrant that the App will, when properly used and on an operating system for which it was designed, perform substantially in accordance with the functions described in any documents for a period of 30 days from the date on which the App is downloaded or streamed to the Devices (Warranty Period).

If within the Warranty Period you notify us in writing of any defect or fault in the App as a result of which it fails to perform substantially in accordance with the any documents, you will be entitled to a refund of the amount (if any) that you have paid for the use of the app.

The warranty does not apply:

if the defect or fault in the App or any Service results from you having amended the App;

if the defect or fault in the App results from you having used the App in contravention of the terms of this EULA; and

if you breach any of the Licence Restrictions or the Acceptable Use Restrictions. 

This warranty is in addition to your legal rights in relation to software that is faulty or not as described. Advice about your legal rights is available from your local Citizens’ Advice Bureau or Trading Standards office.

Limitation of liability

You acknowledge that the App has not been developed to meet your individual requirements, and that it is therefore your responsibility to ensure that the facilities and functions of the App as described in any documents meet your requirements.

We only supply the App for private use and for businesses to promote their events and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.

Our maximum aggregate liability under or in connection with this EULA (including your use of any Services) whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, shall in all circumstances be limited to the amount that you have paid us for the use of the app (if applicable).  This does not apply to the types of loss set out in condition 7.4.

Nothing in this EULA shall limit or exclude our liability for:

death or personal injury resulting from our negligence;

fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; and

any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.

Termination

We may terminate this EULA immediately without notice to you:

if you commit a material or persistent breach of this EULA which you fail to remedy (if remediable) within 14 days after the service of written notice requiring you to do so; and

if you breach any of the Licence Restrictions or the Acceptable Use Restrictions. 

On termination for any reason:

all rights granted to you under this EULA shall cease;

you must immediately cease all activities authorised by this EULA, including your use of any Services; and

you must immediately delete or remove the App from all Devices, and immediately destroy all copies of the App then in your possession, custody or control and certify to us that you have done so.   

Communication between us

If you wish to contact us in writing, or if any condition in this EULA requires you to give us notice in writing, you can send this to us by e-mail at [info@myrtleapp.com                  We will confirm receipt of this by e-mail.

If we have to contact you or give you notice in writing, we will do so by e-mail or by pre-paid post to the address you provide to us (if any) in your request for the App.

Events outside our control

We will not be liable or responsible for any failure to perform, or delay in performance of, any of our obligations under this EULA that is caused by any act or event beyond our reasonable control, including failure of public or private telecommunications networks (Event Outside Our Control).

If an Event Outside Our Control takes place that affects the performance of our obligations under this EULA:

our obligations under this EULA will be suspended and the time for performance of our obligations will be extended for the duration of the Event Outside Our Control; and

we will use our reasonable endeavours to find a solution by which our obligations under this EULA may be performed despite the Event Outside Our Control.

Other important terms

We may transfer our rights and obligations under this EULA to another organisation, but this will not affect your rights or our obligations under this EULA.

You may only transfer your rights or obligations under this EULA to another person if we agree in writing.

If we fail to insist that you perform any of your obligations under this EULA, or if we do not enforce our rights against you, or if we delay in doing so, that will not mean that we have waived our rights against you and will not mean that you do not have to comply with those obligations. If we do waive a default by you, we will only do so in writing, and that will not mean that we will automatically waive any later default by you.

Each of the conditions of this EULA operates 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.

Please note that this EULA, its subject matter and its formation, are governed by English law. You and we both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have non-exclusive jurisdiction.

This agreement has been entered into on the date stated at the beginning of it.