Terms and Conditions
LAST UPDATE: July 28. 2019
Welcome, and thank for your interest in dorothy.network (referred to herein as "Dorothy", "we", or "us", the "Website"), along with the application and services provided by us through or in connection with our Website (collectively, the "Service").
By Clicking "I accept," or accessing or using any part of the service, you agree that you have read and understood, and as a condition to your use of the service, you agree to be bound by, the following terms and conditions (together, these "terms"). If you are not eligible, or do not agree to the terms, then you do not have our permission to use the service.
1. Service Overview
Dorothy.network is an online hub to discover and explore “dApps”, new decentralized applications that let users own their data and/or run without a centralized system. Developers can submit their dApps to the Service to be cataloged, ranked, and searched by users by clicking "To be determined"
2. Accounts and Registration
To submit a dApp, you may be required to provide us with information about yourself, such as your name, email address, or other contact information, such as a social media profile, information about your dApp, and other information requested via the dApp submission and signup process found here: "To be determined"
You are responsible for providing us with accurate information and keeping your information up-to-date at all times. Should you need to update any information you have previously submitted to us, you may notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org
a. Limited License from Dorothy.network grants you, solely for your personal use, a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, revocable license to access and use the Service upon your complete and continuing compliance with our Terms.
b. License Restrictions
Except and solely to the extent such a restriction is impermissible under applicable law, you may not: (a) reproduce, distribute, publicly display, or publicly perform the Service; (b) make modifications to the Service; or (c) interfere with or circumvent any feature of the Service, including any security or access control mechanism. If you are prohibited under applicable law from using the Service, you may not use it.
If you decide to provide inputs and suggestions regarding problems with or propose modifications or improvements to the Service (“Feedback”), then you hereby bestow dorothy.network an unrestricted, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, fully-paid, royalty-free right to exploit the Feedback in any manner and for any purpose, including to improve the Service and create other products and services.
d. License to
Dorothy.network. By submitting your dApp and any information, data, images, text, or other types of works related to the dApp (collectively, “dApp Content”) via the dApp submission process on our Website, you hereby authorize. Dorothy.network and our affiliates a worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual, sublicensable, royalty-free, fully-paid right and license to display, promote, and link to your dApp and to host, store, transfer, display, perform, reproduce, modify for the purpose of formatting for display, and distribute the dApp Content (including all logos, trademarks, and intellectual property rights therein), in whole or in part, in any media formats and through any media channels now known or hereafter developed. You retain any copyright and other proprietary rights that you may hold in the dApp Content that you post to the Service
e. Limited License Grant to Other Users
By providing dApp Content to or via the Service to other users of the Service, you grant those users a non-exclusive license to access and use that dApp Content as permitted by these Terms and the functionality of the Service.
f. DApp Content Representations and Warranties
Dorothy.network disclaims any and all liability in connection with dApp Content. You claim the sole responsibility for your dApp Content and the consequences of providing dApp Content via the Service. By providing dApp Content via the service, you affirm, represent, and warrant that:
i. you are the creator and owner of the dApp Content, or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to authorize dorothy.network and users of the Service to use and distribute your dApp Content as necessary to exercise the licenses granted by you in this Section, in the manner contemplated by dorothy.network, the Service, and these Terms;
ii. all information that you provide to us in connection with your dApp Content, including without limitation any information regarding a submitted dApp and its underlying protocols is true and accurate;
iii. your dApp Content, and the use of your dApp Content as contemplated by these Terms, does not and will not: (i) infringe, violate, or misappropriate any third party right, including any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right; (ii) slander, defame, libel, or invade the right of privacy, publicity or other property rights of any other person; or (iii) cause dorothy.network to violate any law or regulation;
iv. your dApp Content will not include links to dApps or other services that contain malicious code or that interfere with, disrupt, damage, or access in an unauthorized manner a user’s device, other devices or computers, servers, networks, or application programming interfaces (APIs); and
v. your dApp Content could not be deemed by a reasonable person to be objectionable, profane, indecent, pornographic, harassing, threatening, embarrassing, hateful, or otherwise inappropriate.
g. DApp Content Disclaimer.
We are under no obligation to edit or control dApp Content that you or other users post or publish, and will not be in any way responsible or liable for dApp Content. Dorothy.network may, however, in its sole discretion and at any time and without prior notice, screen, remove, edit, or block any dApp Content for violation of these Terms, or for any other reason or for no reason at all. You understand that when using the Service you will be exposed to dApp Content from a variety of sources and acknowledge that dApp Content may be inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable. You agree to waive, and do waive, any legal or equitable right or remedy you have or may have against dorothy.network concerning dApp Content. If notified by a user or content owner that dApp Content allegedly does not conform to these Terms, we may investigate the allegation and determine in our sole discretion whether to remove the dApp Content, which we reserve the right to do at any time and without notice. For clarity, dorothy.network does not permit copyright infringing activities on the Service.
h. Monitoring Content.
Dorothy.network does not control and does not have any obligation to monitor: (a) dApp Content; (b) any content made available by third parties (including any dApps); or (c) the use of the dApps or the Service by its users. You acknowledge and agree that dorothy.network reserves the right to, and may from time to time, monitor any and all information transmitted or received through the Service for operational and other purposes. If at any time dorothy.network chooses to monitor the content, dorothy.network still assumes no responsibility or liability for content or any loss or damage incurred as a result of the use of content.
4. Ownership; Proprietary Rights
The Service is owned and operated by dorothy.network. Intellectual property and other laws protect the visual interfaces, graphics, design, compilation, information, data, computer code (including source code or object code), products, software, services, and all other elements of the Service (“Materials”) provided by dorothy.network. All Materials included in the Service are either the property of dorothy.network, the property of those that have submitted dApps to us, or the property of dorothy.network’s third-party licensors. Except as expressly authorized by dorothy.network, you may not make use of the Materials. For clarity, dorothy.network does not own or control dApps included in its directory. Download, access, or use of any dApp is subject to any applicable license terms for that dApp. Dorothy.network reserves all rights to the Materials not expressly granted in these Terms.
5. Third Party Terms
a. Third Party Services and Linked Websites.
The Service, including its directory of dApps, contains links to third party websites. dorothy.network does not host dApps. You will be directed to a third party website to download or otherwise access a dApp located through the Service. By using the Services and accessing our Website, you acknowledge and agree that (i) the dApps are not owned, controlled, maintained, or provided by dorothy.network, (ii)dorothy.network has no responsibility for your downloading or use of the dApps (including any actions performed directly or indirectly via the dApps), and (iii) the dApps are provided as-is by third parties and are used at your sole responsibility and risk. Linked websites and dApps are not under dorothy.network’s control, and dorothy.network is not responsible for their content.
b. Third Party Software
The Service or the dApps may include or incorporate third-party software components that are generally available free of charge under licenses granting recipients broad rights to copy, modify, and distribute those components (“Third Party Components”). Although the Service is provided to you subject to these Terms, nothing in these Terms prevents, restricts, or is intended to prevent or restrict you from obtaining Third-Party components under the applicable third-party licenses or to limit your use of Third-Party components under those third-party licenses.
6. Prohibited Activities
YOU AGREE NOT TO USE THE SERVICE FOR ANY OF THE PURPOSES DESCRIBED IN THIS SECTION6 (“PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES”) AND YOU AGREE THAT YOU WILL NOT SUBMIT A DAPP TO THE SERVICE THAT IS INTENDED TO BE USED FOR ANY PROHIBITED ACTIVITY. BY SUBMITTING AN APP TO THE SERVICE, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT TO US THAT THE DAPP IS NOT INTENDED TO BE USED FOR ANY PROHIBITED ACTIVITY. PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:
a. For any illegal purpose or in violation of any local, state, national, or international law;
b. To harass, threaten, demean, embarrass, or otherwise harm any other user of the Service;
c. To violate, or encourage others to violate, any right of a third party, including by infringing or misappropriating any third party intellectual property right;
d. To interfere with security-related features of the Service, including by: (i) disabling or circumventing features that prevent or limit use or copying of any content; or (ii) reverse engineering or otherwise attempting to discover the source code of any portion of the Service except to the extent that the activity is expressly permitted by applicable law;
e. To interfere with the operation of the Service or any user’s device or enjoyment of the Service, including by: (i) uploading or otherwise disseminating any virus, adware, spyware, worm, or other malicious code; (ii) making any unsolicited offer or advertisement to another user of the Service; (iii) collecting personal information about another user or third party without consent; or (iv) interfering with or disrupting any network, equipment, or server connected to or used to provide the Service;
f. To perform any fraudulent activity including impersonating any person or entity, claiming a false affiliation, accessing any other Service account without permission;
g. To sell or otherwise transfer the access granted under these Terms or any Materials (as defined in Section 4) or any right or ability to view, access, or use any Materials; or
h. To attempt to do any of the acts described in this Section 6 or assist or permit any person in engaging in any of the acts described in this Section 6.