Terms of Service - Riter

Terms of Service

Effective date: 24/09/2018

Welcome to Riter - a project management tool provided to you on a software as a service (SaaS) basis (the Service). These terms of service ("Terms") act as an agreement between you ("User", "you") and Riter Team ("us" or "we") whenever you register your company ("Company") and create an account on the website https://riter.co (including all subdomains, collectively, the "Website"), accept an invitation to join an existing Riter account, or register for any other service located at or provided by the Website ("Services"). Please read these Terms carefully before accepting them and using the Services.


Accepting the Terms

By accepting these Terms, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to be bound with the terms and conditions below. If you do not agree with any of the statements, please do not use the Services. Also, if a term does not make sense to you, please let us know by e-mail.

You may only accept the Terms and use the Services if:

  • You agree to be bound with these Terms.
  • You are over the age of 18 (or the age of majority where you are located).
  • You are not a person barred from receiving or using the Services under the laws of the applicable jurisdiction.

You also warrant that any registration information that you submit to the Website is true, accurate and complete, and you agree to keep it that way at all times. You represent and warrant that you will not use the Website and/or Services for any criminal, illegal, or otherwise prohibited use.


Registering Company

If you are registering a Company on the Website, you are entering into these Terms on behalf of the Company, and you represent and warrant that you have or you were granted full authority to bind the aforesaid Company to these Terms. You acknowledge that by registering the Company and managing your workflow with Riter, you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your information as set forth in our Privacy Policy.

By registering a Company, you are officially considered the owner of the Company and are responsible for managing the data within your Company. You and all users who will be appointed managers are responsible for entering and processing personal users' data, data about projects and list of customers.


Creating Accounts

When you create an account or follow an invitation link to log in to the Service, you accept these Terms and consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your information as set forth in our Privacy Policy. We encourage you to keep your account password secure and use a strong password for your account. You may never use another user's account without permission. You accept responsibility for all acts done using your account, whether or not authorized by you, and you understand you may be held liable for losses incurred by us or any other user of the Services caused by someone else using your account. If you become aware of any actual or suspected loss, theft, fraud, or unauthorized use of your account or account password, please tell us immediately.


Your Content & Conduct

Our Service allows you and other users to process image content and make it available over the Internet. You are responsible for the content that you make available to the Service, including its legality, reliability, and appropriateness.

When you post, link or otherwise make available content to the Service, you grant us the right and license to cache and distribute your content on or through the Service.

Aside from our limited right to your content, you retain all of your rights to the content you post, link and otherwise make available on or through the Service.

You can remove the content that you posted by deleting it. Once you delete your content, it will not appear on the Service, but copies of your deleted content may remain in our system or backups for some period of time as specified in our Privacy Policy.

You may not post, link and otherwise make available on or through the Service any of the following:

  • Content that is libelous, defamatory, bigoted, fraudulent or deceptive.
  • Content that is illegal or unlawful, that would otherwise create liability.
  • Content that may infringe or violate any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, right of privacy, right of publicity or other intellectual or other right of any party.
  • Private information of any third party (e.g., addresses, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, Social Security numbers and credit card numbers).
  • Viruses, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files or code.

Service Fees

Riter offers some of its plans free of charge.

Riter also offers fee-based plans. You may use them subject to purchasing one of the Service’s plans, as listed in Riter website at: https://riter.co/#pricing

You may pay the fees by using the methods of payments as available, published and updated from time to time on the Service. Fees will be regarded as paid only after your payment has been confirmed. Service will be available to you promptly after you have paid the Service fees. You acknowledge that fees are not refundable.

Riter will make its best efforts to have a transaction processed accurately and expeditiously and reimburse you for any excess payment that you were mistakenly charged with. However, Riter will not be liable for mistakes, errors, malfunctions and miscalculations made by the payment service providers.

Upon failure to make any payment, and following a seven (7) days prior notice of due payments sent to you, Riter may remove, disable or terminate your account. You waive any and all claims against Riter and anyone on Riter behalf in connection therewith.


Intellectual Property

All rights, title and interest in and to the Service, including any intellectual property rights, whether registered or not, and any goodwill associated therewith, are owned by, or licensed to Riter. Unless as expressly provided, these Terms do not grant you any rights to patents, copyrights, trademarks (whether registered or unregistered), trade names, trade secrets, domain names or any other rights, functions or licenses with respect to the Service and you may not use the Service for any other purpose without Riter prior, express written authorization.


Privacy Policy

For information about how we collect and use information about users of the Services, please check out our Privacy Policy available at the Website.


Unavoidable Legal Stuff

THE SERVICE AND ANY OTHER SERVICE AND CONTENT INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN AS IS OR AS AVAILABLE BASIS WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. WE DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS (EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ORAL OR WRITTEN) WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICE AND CONTENT INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WHETHER ALLEGED TO ARISE BY OPERATION OF LAW, BY REASON OF CUSTOM OR USAGE IN THE TRADE, BY COURSE OF DEALING OR OTHERWISE.

IN NO EVENT WILL RITER BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICE OR ANY OTHER SERVICE AND/OR CONTENT INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR ARE AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. OUR TOTAL LIABILITY FOR ALL CAUSES OF ACTION AND UNDER ALL THEORIES OF LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT YOU PAID TO RITER.

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold us harmless from and against any and all costs, damages, liabilities, and expenses (including attorneys’ fees, costs, penalties, interest and disbursements) we incur in relation to, arising from, or for the purpose of avoiding, any claim or demand from a third party relating to your use of the Service or the use of the Service by any person using your account, including any claim that your use of the Service violates any applicable law or regulation, or the rights of any third party, and/or your violation of these Terms.


Governing Law and Jurisdiction

The validity of these Terms and the rights, obligations, and relations of the parties under these Terms will be construed and determined under and in accordance with the laws of Ukraine, without regard to conflicts of law principles.

You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute with the Service or relating to your use of it, resides in the courts of Ukraine and you further agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the courts of Ukraine located in connection with any such dispute including any claim involving Service. You further agree that you and Service will not commence against the other a class action, class arbitration or other representative action or proceeding.


Entire Agreement

These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and Riter regarding the use of the Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and Riter relating to your use of the Service.


Changes to the Terms

We may update these Terms at any time and in our own discretion. We will notify you of any changes by posting a new version of the Terms on this page and updating the "Effective date" field above. We will also report on such updates in our blog and news channels. The updated version becomes effective in 7 days after we post such the revised Terms. We will not write to you about each minor change and demand to revise the terms of the agreement to continue using your account. It is your responsibility to check for updates regularly. We undertake to inform you by e-mail about all significant changes affecting processing personal data and use of Riter. In the case of such changes, the use of your account will be possible only after you accept the new Terms of Service.


Questions & Contact Information

Questions or comments about the Service may be directed to us via the contact form on the Website.