Terms and conditions of use
1. Introduction to the free dating network called Friends Date Network
1.1 These terms and conditions shall govern your use of FriendsDateNetwork. MAKE SURE YOU READ AND UNDERSTAND: Friends Date Network is a network of totally free dating sites and when you join this site your profile is displayed across the entire Friends Date Network. When you join any of the sites within the network you are given a free membership to all the free dating communities in order to increase the likelihood of meeting someone. THIS IS FREE. You can select communities to be a part of or you may decide to opt-out of appearing in any communities from your settings page. By default you will appear in all communities when you register, simply navigate to your settings page to make any changes and click save. Otherwise, you explicitly agree to have your profile shows within all Friends Date Network sites.
1.2 By using FriendsDateNetwork, you accept these terms and conditions in full; accordingly, if you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use FriendsDateNetwork and you are now allowed to join or use this site.
1.3 If you register with FriendsDateNetwork, submit any material to FriendsDateNetwork or use any of FriendsDateNetwork services, we will ask you to expressly agree to these terms and conditions.
1.4 You must be at least 18 years of age to use FriendsDateNetwork; and by using FriendsDateNetwork or agreeing to these terms and conditions, you warrant and represent to us that you are at least 18 years of age.
2. Copyright Notice
2.1 Copyright (c) 2017 - 2018 FriendsDateNetwork.
2.2 Subject to the express provisions of these terms and conditions:
(a) we, together with our licensors, own and control all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in FriendsDateNetwork and the material on FriendsDateNetwork and
(b) all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in FriendsDateNetwork and the material on FriendsDateNetwork are reserved.
3. Licence to use website
3.1 You may:
(a) view pages from FriendsDateNetwork in a web browser
(b) download pages from FriendsDateNetwork for caching in a web browser
(c) print pages from FriendsDateNetwork
(d) stream audio and video files from FriendsDateNetwork and
(e) use our dating services by means of a web browser, subject to the other provisions of these terms and conditions.
3.2 Except as expressly permitted by Section 4.1 or the other provisions of these terms and conditions, you must not download any material from FriendsDateNetwork or save any such material to your computer.
3.3 You may only use FriendsDateNetwork for your own personal and business purposes, and you must not use FriendsDateNetwork for any other purposes.
3.4 Except as expressly permitted by these terms and conditions, you must not edit or otherwise modify any material on FriendsDateNetwork.
3.5 Unless you own or control the relevant rights in the material, you must not:
(a) republish material from FriendsDateNetwork (including republication on another website)
(b) sell, rent or sub-license material from FriendsDateNetwork
(c) show any material from FriendsDateNetwork in public
(d) exploit material from FriendsDateNetwork for a commercial purpose or
(e) redistribute material from FriendsDateNetwork.
3.6 Notwithstanding Section 4.5, you may redistribute our newsletter in print and electronic form to any person.
3.7 We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of FriendsDateNetwork, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion; you must not circumvent or bypass, or attempt to circumvent or bypass, any access restriction measures on FriendsDateNetwork.
4. Acceptable use
4.1 You must not:
(a) use FriendsDateNetwork in any way or take any action that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the performance, availability or accessibility of the website
(b) use FriendsDateNetwork in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity
(c) use FriendsDateNetwork to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software
(d) conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction, and data harvesting) on or in relation to FriendsDateNetwork without our express written consent
(e) access or otherwise interact with FriendsDateNetwork using any robot, spider or other automated means
(f) violate the directives set out in the robots.txt file for FriendsDateNetwork or
(g) use data collected from FriendsDateNetwork for any direct marketing activity (including without limitation email marketing, SMS marketing, telemarketing, and direct mailing).
4.2 You must not use data collected from FriendsDateNetwork to contact individuals, companies or other persons or entities.
4.3 You must ensure that all the information you supply to us through FriendsDateNetwork, or in relation to FriendsDateNetwork, is true, accurate, current, complete and non-misleading.
5. Registration and accounts
5.1 To be eligible for an individual account on FriendsDateNetwork under this Section 6, you must be at least 18 years of age.
5.2 You may register for an account with FriendsDateNetwork by completing and submitting the account registration form on FriendsDateNetwork, and clicking on the verification link in the email that the website will send to you.
5.3 You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any unauthorized use of your account.
5.4 You must not use any other person's account to access the website unless you have that person's express permission to do so.
6.User IDs and passwords
6.1 If you register for an account with FriendsDateNetwork, we will provide you with / you will be asked to choose a user ID and password.
6.2 Your user ID must not be liable to mislead and must comply with the content rules set out in Section 10; you must not use your account or user ID for or in connection with the impersonation of any person.
6.3 You must keep your password confidential.
6.4 You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any disclosure of your password.
6.5 You are responsible for any activity on FriendsDateNetwork arising out of any failure to keep your password confidential and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure.
7. Cancellation and suspension of account
7.1 We may:
(a) suspend your account
(b) cancel your account and/or
(c) edit your account details,
at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.
7.2 You may cancel your account on FriendsDateNetwork using your account control panel on the website.
8. Your content: license
8.1 In these terms and conditions, "your content" means all works and materials (including without limitation text, graphics, images, audio material, video material, audio-visual material, scripts, software, and files) that you submit to us or FriendsDateNetwork for storage or publication on, processing by, or transmission via, FriendsDateNetwork.
8.2 You grant to us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, store, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your content in any existing or future media / reproduce, store and publish your content on and in relation to this website and any successor website / reproduce, store and, with your specific consent, publish your content on and in relation to this website.
8.3 You grant to us the right to sub-license the rights licensed under Section
8.4 You grant to us the right to bring an action for infringement of the rights licensed under Section 9.2.
8.5 You hereby waive all your moral rights in your content to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, and you warrant and represent that all other moral rights in your content have been waived to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law.
8.6 You may edit your content to the extent permitted using the editing functionality made available on FriendsDateNetwork.
8.7 Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach any provision of these terms and conditions in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms and conditions in any way, we may delete, unpublish or edit any or all of your content.
9. Your content: rules. READ AND UNDERSTAND THE RULES PLEASE
9.1 You warrant and represent that your content will comply with these terms and conditions.
9.2 Your content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any person's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action against any person (in each case in any jurisdiction and under any applicable law).
9.3 You agree to not post images of anyone under the age of 18 and you agree to not post photos of anyone else besides yourself on your profile.
9.4 You agree to not post images without a shirt, you agree to not post graphics, contact information, or any other image than your own images that are of just you and nobody else.
9.5 You agree to not post images wearing sunglasses and images you post you understand must clearly show just you.
9.6 You agree to not open multiple accounts. Users are limited to one account.
9.7 I understand to delete my entire account all I need to do is log in, navigate to the settings page, and click the button that says DELETE MY ACCOUNT.