ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY – TERMS OF SERVICE FOR BITCOINFUNDME.COM
BitcoinFundMe.com.com charges a flat fee of 5% for all campaigns listed on BitcoinFundMe.com.com. This 5% fee covers the Bitcoin transaction fee and our operating and marketing costs.
All BitcoinFundMe.com.com campaigns are publicly available on the internet, for all to see, including search engines like Google and Yahoo.
Your campaign on BitcoinFundMe.com is independently responsible by the user who submitted it. Each campaign user is responsible for complying with all applicable laws in all of your actions related to your use of BitcoinFundMe.com.com services, regardless of the purpose of the use. In addition, you must adhere to the terms of this Acceptable Use Policy
By using BitcoinFundMe.com.com, Users campaigns are representing and warranting that all donations received are being given and being used solely for the purpose(s) stated within the content of the User’s campaign. We reserve the right to provide information relating to your campaign with donors and beneficiaries of your campaign, and with law enforcement or to assist in any investigation.
BitcoinFundMe.com.com relies on its terms as a guideline in the decision-making process to arrive at its long-standing right to remove any campaign at any time for any reason. BitcoinFundMe.com will continue to reserve the right to amend its terms as it deems necessary to support the wide and varied use-cases it encounters on its growing platform.
To report a campaign that you believe violates the guidelines below, please contact us at: http://www.BitcoinFundMe.com.com/contact
THE FOLLOWING TYPES OF CAMPAIGNS ARE NOT ALLOWED ON BITCOINFUNDME.COM
*Sexually explicit material* Sexually suggestive material* Adult services or products* Pornography of any kind* and or any material relating to adult industry*
Campaigns in defense of formal charges or claims of heinous crimes* violent, hateful, sexual or discriminatory acts*Content associated with hate groups or terrorist organizations* Campaigns including inflammatory or accusatory statements* Underage consumption or abuse of alcohol, tobacco, or narcotics*Drug abuse, products or paraphernalia* The illegal purchase or use of marijuana* Offering equity or return-on-investment* Pyramid or ponzi schemes, “get rich quick” schemes* Purchases of annuities, investments, equity or lottery contracts* Offshore banking or currency exchanges*
Betting, gambling, raffles, or sweepstakes* Non-medical or violent bodily mutilation* Non-prescribed drug use or purchase* Graphic content of injuries or procedures* Procedures conducted outside of an accredited medical institution* Directly funding an abortion (human or animal)* The purchase, transfer or production of non-FDA approved ingestible or consumable products and services* Hurtful or hateful language* Violent or hateful material* Materials including bigotry, racism, sexism, or profanity* Supporting or inciting treasonous behavior* False, misleading, dishonest statements* Blood, gore, graphic material* Funding or planning an assassination, suicide, or assisted suicide* The purchase, transfer, or exchange of weapons of any kind including guns, knives, explosives and ammunition* Campaigns in support of rebel groups, militias, gangs, or any organized violence*
In addition users may not use the BitcoinFundMe.com service for activities that:
Violate any law, statute, ordinance or regulation
While these guidelines may not cover every unique scenario, BitcoinFundMe.com will always review questionable campaigns on a case-by-case basis and will take appropriate action where necessary.
NOTE: Campaign organizers will not be penalized for unwanted and inappropriate comments relating to the items above posted to their campaigns by others.
A SPECIAL NOTE TO REGULATORY AGENCIES
We do not engage in any solicitation activities; such activities are carried out by our users on their own initiative.
If your agency has any concerns that a law is being violated by our users, please report it to us immediately and we will work to address your concern.
TAX & LEGAL REPRESENTATIONS
As a condition of using our service, you represent to us that:
(a) If residing in the US, you are a person who is not a non-profit organization or charity as defined by the Internal Revenue Service Further information will be required
(b) The funds you obtain through the methods on our website will be used solely for the purposes described in the materials that you post;
(c) You will comply with all relevant local, state, and federal laws applicable to you when you solicit funds, particularly but not limited to the laws relating to your marketing and solicitation for your project.
VIOLATIONS OF THE ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY
We encourage you to report violations of this Acceptable Use Policy to BitcoinFundMe.com immediately. If you have a question about whether a type of transaction may violate the Acceptable Use Policy, you can email BitcoinFundMe.com’s Compliance Department at: http://www.BitcoinFundMe.com.com/contact/
In this document the following phrases are defined as:
Service: This web site, BitcoinFundMe.com.com.
User: An individual or entity that registers an account for the service.
Donor: An individual or entity that donates to a fund or posts a comment to a fund.
These Terms and Conditions may only be modified by an authorized executive of BitcoinFundMe.com
These Terms and Conditions will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE MERCHANTABILITY OF OUR SERVICE OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE. YOU AGREE THAT YOU ARE RELEASING US FROM ANY LIABILITY THAT WE MAY OTHERWISE HAVE TO YOU IN RELATION TO OR ARISING FROM THIS AGREEMENT OR OUR PRODUCTS, FOR REASONS INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, FAILURE OF OUR SERVICE, NEGLIGENCE, OR ANY OTHER TORT. TO THE EXTENT THAT APPLICABLE LAW RESTRICTS THIS RELEASE OF LIABILITY, YOU AGREE THAT WE ARE ONLY LIABLE TO YOU FOR THE MINIMUM AMOUNT OF DAMAGES THAT THE LAW RESTRICTS OUR LIABILITY TO, IF SUCH A MINIMUM EXISTS.
YOU AGREE THAT WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE IN ANY WAY FOR OFFERS MADE BY THIRD PARTIES THROUGH OUR WEBSITE. THIS INCLUDES ANY FAILURE OF ANY GOODS OR SERVICES TO MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS.
WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY THIRD PARTY CHARITABLE OFFERS THAT MAY TURN OUT TO BE FRAUDULENT, IRRESPONSIBLE, OR OTHERWISE ADVERTISED IN BAD FAITH.
WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY FAILURES ON THE PART OF OUR THIRD PARTY PAYMENT PROCESSORS.
WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY FAILURE OF THE GOODS OR SERVICES OF OUR COMPANY OR A THIRD PARTY, INCLUDING ANY FAILURES OR DISRUPTIONS, UNTIMELY DELIVERY, SCHEDULED OR UNSCHEDULED, INTENTIONAL OR UNINTENTIONAL, ON OUR WEBSITE WHICH PREVENT ACCESS TO OUR WEBSITE TEMPORARILY OR PERMANENTLY.
THE PROVISION OF OUR SERVICE TO YOU IS CONTINGENT ON YOUR AGREEMENT WITH THIS AND ALL OTHER SECTIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT. NOTHING IN THE PROVISIONS OF THIS “REPRESENTATIONS & WARRANTIES” SECTION SHALL BE CONSTRUED TO LIMIT THE GENERALITY OF THE FIRST PARAGRAPH OF THIS SECTION.
For Jurisdictions that do not allow us to limit our liability: Notwithstanding any provision of these Terms, if your jurisdiction has provisions specific to waiver or liability that conflict with the above then our liability is limited to the smallest extent possible by law. Specifically, in those jurisdictions not allowed, we do not disclaim liability for: (a) death or personal injury caused by its negligence or that of any of its officers, employees or agents; or (b) fraudulent misrepresentation; or (c) any liability which it is not lawful to exclude either now or in the future
IF YOU ARE A RESIDENT OF A JURISDICTION THAT REQUIRES A SPECIFIC STATEMENT REGARDING RELEASE THEN THE FOLLOWING APPLIES. FOR EXAMPLE, CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS MUST, AS A CONDITION OF THIS AGREEMENT, WAIVE THE APPLICABILITY OF CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE SECTION 1542, WHICH STATES, “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE CREDITOR DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS OR HER FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH IF KNOWN BY HIM OR HER MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS OR HER SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR.” YOU HEREBY WAIVE THIS SECTION OF THE CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE. YOU HEREBY WAIVE ANY SIMILAR PROVISION IN LAW, REGULATION, OR CODE THAT HAS THE SAME INTENT OR EFFECT AS THE AFOREMENTIONED RELEASE.
THE BITCOINFUNDME.COM SERVICE
BitcoinFundMe.com.com is a service that enables Users to collect Bitcoins for campaigns. We do not store any Bitcoin on the site upon becoming a User through the Registration process, or a Donor through either the Donation process or comment process, you agree that BitcoinFundMe.com.com may, in our sole discretion, modify the terms of this Agreement by updating the modified terms to the BitcoinFundMe.com.com website. By continuing to use the product after registering you are accepting the modified Terms and Conditions of Service.
BY USING THE BITCOINFUNDME.COM SERVICE , YOU AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING:
1) You are at least 18 years of age.
2) You will comply with all local, state/provincial, regional & national laws in your area of residence.
3) You are to alert the BitcoinFundMe.com service staff about any unauthorized use of your User or Donor accounts.
You agree to allow BitcoinFundMe.com to use anonymous aggregate data to enable BitcoinFundMe.com to offer a better service in the future.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless BitcoinFundMe.com, employees, and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, costs, and disbursements, arising out of your use of the Web site, including but not limited to, out of your violation of any representation or warranty contained in these Terms and Conditions. In the event of a claim such as one described in this paragraph, we may elect to settle with the party/parties making the claim, and you shall be liable for the damages as though we had proceeded with a trial.
BitcoinFundMe.com.com reserves the right to delete User or Donor accounts at our discretion.
You are fully responsible for any content you post as a User or a Donor. You agree by becoming a User or Donor that you will not:
1) Use sexually explicit content, obscenities, copyrighted material, or abusive/hateful language in any area of the site
2) Use your GoFundMe.com account for any illegal purposes.
3) Provide information that is not complete and accurate.
4) Attempt to bypass or otherwise circumvent the designated method of payment as provided by BitcoinFundMe.com.
BitcoinFundMe.com.com has the right to, though will not be obligated to, in BitcoinFundMe.com.com’s sole discretion, to remove any content or block any individual or entity for any reason.
BitcoinFundMe.com.com will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid.
BitcoinFundMe.com.com does not and cannot review all the material posted to the GoFundMe.com system.
By visiting BitcoinFundMe.com.com you are responsible for protecting yourself from content that is offensive or harmful that may have been posted on the website by another user.
By visiting GoFundMe.com you are responsible for protecting your equipment (computer, etc.) from any harm resulting from a visit to the website.
CHOICE OF LAW
These Terms and Conditions and our provision of services to you shall be governed by the laws-state, federal, or otherwise-applicable in the State of Florida.
FORUM OF DISPUTE
Any dispute arising from or relating to these Terms and Conditions or our provision of services to you must be resolved in a court of competent jurisdiction in the State of Florida.
If you fail to bring a dispute in compliance with these “Forum of Dispute” provisions, we may make a motion to dismiss your claim, which you must consent to, and you will be responsible for all of our reasonable attorneys’ fees, costs, and disbursements involved in making such a motion.
Additionally, the successful party in any dispute will be entitled to receive from the unsuccessful party all of its reasonable attorneys’ fees, cost, and disbursements.
In the event that a provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be unlawful, conflicting with another provision of the Terms and Conditions, or otherwise unenforceable, the Terms and Conditions will remain in force as though they had been entered into without that unenforceable provision being included in it.
If two or more provisions are deemed to conflict with each other’s operation BitcoinFundMe.com.com. shall have the sole right to elect which provision remains in force.
We may amend this Agreement from time to time. When we amend this Agreement, we will update this page and indicate the date that it was last modified. You may refuse to agree to the amendments, but if you do, you must immediately cease using our website and our service. You must visit this page each time you come to our website and read and agree to it if the date it was last modified is more recent than the last time you agreed to the Agreement.