Terms & Conditions
Terms and Conditions
Last updated: March 2022
- Welcome to Loozap. Loozap is committed to providing a safe environment for individuals to browse, buy, sell and engage in services offered by advertisers ("Services") and content ("Content"). Our policies are designed to create a safe and fair environment for everyone using Loozap. Learning what's allowed can help you avoid unintentionally breaking the rules and helps everyone have a great experience.
- Contracting parties
- Your use of the Site and/or the Content creates no partnership, client, fiduciary or other professional relationship.
- Age of Consent
- Passwords and Security
- Upon registration you will select a password which, together with your email address, you will use to log on to your account (the "Account"), as a registered user (a "Registered User").
- By using our Services, you agree to keep your password secure and confidential and to not allow anyone else to use your email address or password to access the Site. You also agree not to do anything which would assist anyone who is not a Registered User to gain access to any secured area of the Site. You further agree not to create additional registration accounts for any purpose, including the abuse of the functionality of the Site, or other users, or to seek to pass yourself off as another User.
- Using Loozap
- Upload defamatory, abusive, obscene or indecent material;
- Upload false or misleading material;
- Upload material which you do not have the right to upload;
- Copy, modify, or distribute any other User's material (and/or harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses) without their consent;
- Distribute, spam or intentionally send repeated or identical (or similar) messages to any other User;
- Publish the contact details of anyone else to any third party, or contact any User or other relevant person who has asked not to be contacted;
- Register more than one Account for yourself or anyone else, or bypass measures used to prevent or restrict access to Loozap;
- Post multiple ads offering the same item or service in more than one classified category or forum, or in more than one geographical area (i.e. spamming, phishing or spreading malware);
- Upload material which is or contains spam, chain letters, or pyramid schemes or which may impose an unreasonable load on the infrastructure of Loozap;
- Upload material that contains anything which could be used to determine or alter the architecture of the Site, or could be used to decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer the Site;
- Attempt to gain unauthorized access to Loozap's computer systems or engage in any activity that disrupts, diminishes the quality of, interferes with the performance of, or impairs the functionality of, the Service or the Loozap website;
- Attempt to damage, deny service to, hack, crack, reverse-engineer, or otherwise interfere (collectively, "Interfere") with the Site and/or the Content in any manner;
- Upload material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs that are designed or intended to disrupt, damage, or limit the functioning of any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment or to damage or obtain unauthorised access to any data or other information of any third party, and not to use any robot spider, scraper or other automated means to access Loozap and/or collect data or other content for any purpose without Loozap’s express written consent (save for internet search engines and non-commercial public archives that comply with Loozap’s robots.txt file).
- Loozap accepts no responsibility for the Content of and/or the Services offered from, the ads on the Site. You are solely responsible for all information that you submit to Loozap and any consequences that may result from your post.
- When using the Site and when sending emails in relation to the Site, you agree not to:
- Exploitation / Evidence of wrongdoing
- Loozap believes that two consenting adults are free to act as they wish, so long as they abide by the law.
- Loozap does not abide sexual abuse or exploitation in any form or sense whatsoever. Please be aware that Loozap answers requests from third parties, including law enforcement, where required and Loozap will share information with relevant third parties if, in our view, there is evidence that may be relevant to an investigation.
- Abusing Loozap
- Issue Registered Users with written warnings and take any further action under this paragraph as deemed necessary should the written warnings not be heeded to;
- Temporarily or permanently restrict a User's usage of Loozap;
- Refuse a User's registration;
- Inform the appropriate authorities and provide them with information regarding any suspected illegal activity; or
- Loozap works hard to keep its communities safe. Loozap reserves the right, at its discretion, without notice and at any time, to take the following action:
- Loozap shall determine the appropriate action to take on a case by case basis.
- Your Account will be terminated if, in Loozap's reasonable opinion, you are determined to be a repeat infringe, or otherwise have been the subject of more than one valid takedown request which has not been successfully rebutted.
- You agree that Loozap may be required by law to access, monitor, store or copy material uploaded to the Site or sent by, or to, Registered Users without further notice to you. You acknowledge that Loozap cooperates fully with investigations into violations of systems or network security, including cooperating with law enforcement authorities in investigating suspected criminal violations.
- Loozap shall not be liable to you or any third party for the termination of this Agreement or of access to Loozap. You agree to not attempt to use the Services after any such termination. We reserve the right in our sole discretion to remove any Content that, in our judgement, does not comply with this Agreement. We are not responsible for any failure or delay in removing such Content. You hereby consent to such removal and waive any claim against us arising from such removal.
- Third parties
- You acknowledge and accept that when you upload material to Loozap, you may be exposed to comments or critical submissions from other Users that are unfair, inaccurate, offensive, indecent, inaccurate, misleading or otherwise objectionable to you and you hereby waive any rights or remedies you have or may have against Loozap with respect to any such comments or submissions.
- Loozap accepts no responsibility for any circumstance that may arise as a result of anything stated or inferred in, or from, the Content of the pages within the Site, or its use. Loozap shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any kind incurred in connection with any third party communications. If there is a dispute between Users, or between a User and any third party, you agree that Loozap is under no obligation to provide assistance or involve itself in any way. You hereby release Loozap, its officers, employees, agents and successors in rights from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind or nature, known or unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and/or Loozap (save to the extent directly caused by Loozap).
- Prices and Payment
- Using Loozap is free for the most part, but there are some Services for which Users will be charged a fee. If you pay for a Service, you will be given the chance to review and accept terms that will be clearly disclosed at the time of purchase. Prices and availability of Services are posted on the Site and are subject to change without notice. We may amend or update prices at any time by posting new prices on the Site.
- Payments may be made by credit or debit card. All credit/debit cardholders are subject to standard validation checks and authorisation by the card issuer to comply with international anti-money laundering regulations before releasing payment.
- If your card issuer refuses to authorise payment, your order will be cancelled. Loozap will not be held liable for the cancellation, and/or for any related fee incurred, and we are not obliged to inform you of the reason for the refusal. By using your credit or debit card, you confirm that the card is yours and that there are sufficient funds or credit available to cover the charges.
- Due to the nature of the Services, any refunds made are at the sole discretion of Loozap, on a case by case basis.
- Copyright and Other Relevant Intellectual Property Rights
- You retain ownership of the rights you hold in your uploaded Content. You warrant that all Content uploaded by you, either from your own computer or another site/server, is created and owned entirely by you or you have the necessary licenses, rights and permissions to use the Content.
- When you upload Content to the Site you grant to Loozap a worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive license to it, or any form of it, in any media, the extent necessary to provide the Services and for Loozap's own promotional purposes.
- If you are not the creator of the whole of the Content then you must first get permission from the creator or the copyright holder before uploading the Content to the Site. If you upload Content depicting someone other than yourself, you must get permission from such individual(s) before uploading to the Site.
- Do not upload any Content that is unlawful, confidential or proprietary. We assume no liability with respect to the disclosure or use of confidential or proprietary information uploaded to our Site. Certain Content may be protected by copyright (even if not marked with the © symbol).
- Unless you have requested otherwise, your name may be published alongside the Content. If you do not want to grant these rights, please do not upload Content to the Site.
- Before uploading Content to the Site, please take time to review it carefully. You have an ongoing obligation that the uploaded Content is accurate. Whilst Loozap endeavours to provide accurate and up-to-date information, the Content may not be wholly accurate or up-to-date, complete or free of defects, and is subject to change, often at very short notice.
- All Content is provided without any representations or warranties of any kind (implied or express) to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.
- Save for Content uploaded by you, Loozap owns or controls all relevant intellectual property rights in the Site and the Content. You may not publish, distribute, extract, re-utilise, or reproduce any part of the Site or the Content in any form (including storing it in any medium) other than as expressly allowed herein or as set out in the Site and the Content (or under UK or local law). The Site and the Content are not for re-distribution, transfer, assignment or sublicense.
- Users' Accounts operate on shared resources. Excessive use or abuse of these shared network resources by one User may have a negative impact on other Users. Misuse of network resources in a manner that impairs network performance, including excessive consumption of CPU time, memory, disk space, and session time, is prohibited.
- You acknowledge that we have the right, at our sole discretion, to terminate your Account, limit the number of transmissions you may send or receive through the Site, or limit the amount of storage space, bandwidth, or other resources you may use.
- You are solely responsible for making backup copies of any and all of your Content. Do not rely upon the Site as a primary storage space for your Content. You should preserve backup copies of any digital data, information or other materials that you have uploaded.
- Limitation of Liability
- the Site will remain uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free;
- the Service(s) provided to the User in response to the ads will be effective, accurate or reliable,
- the quality of the Material(s) or Service(s) obtained by you from the Site, from us, or from any website belonging to a third party to which the Site is linked, will meet your expectations or be free from mistakes, errors or defects.
- To the extent permitted under applicable law in your territory, all Material(s) and Content available on the Site services are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. Loozap cannot vet all Registered Users and uploaded posts to ensure that the Content is appropriate, accurate and up-to-date. Loozap relies on automated processes to moderate Content for the most part, but it will apply human moderators to review Content that is suspicious or reported by Users under the Reporting System.
- Loozap will do all that it can to ensure that any errors and omissions on the Site are corrected as soon as possible. Loozap makes no warranty that:
- Nothing in this Agreement shall operate to limit or exclude liability for death or personal injury caused by negligence of Loozap.
The Service is protected to the maximum extent permitted by copyright laws and international treaties.
Content displayed on or through the Service is protected by copyright as a collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to copyrights laws, and international conventions.
Copying or reproducing the Website or any portion thereof to any other server or location for further reproduction or redistribution is prohibited.
You further agree not to reproduce, duplicate or copy Content from the Service, and agree to abide by any and all copyright notices displayed on the Service. You may not decompile or disassemble, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to discover any source code contained in the Service. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any aspect of the Service.
Although Loozap does not claim ownership of content that its users post, by posting Content to any public area of the Service, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to Loozap an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully paid, worldwide license to use, copy, perform, display, and distribute said Content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, said Content, and to grant and authorize sublicenses (through multiple tiers) of the foregoing.
Disclaimer of Warranties
You agree that use of the Loozap site and the service is entirely at your own risk. The Loozap site and the service are provided on an "as is" or "as available" basis, without any warranties of any kind. All express and implied warranties, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of proprietary rights are expressly disclaimed to the fullest extent permitted by law. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Loozap disclaims any warranties for the security, reliability, timeliness, accuracy, and performance of the Loozap site and the service. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Loozap disclaims any warranties for other services or goods received through or advertised on the Loozap site or the sites or service, or accessed through any links on the Loozap site. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Loozap disclaims any warranties for viruses or other harmful components in connection with the Loozap site or the service.
Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties. In such jurisdictions, some of the foregoing disclaimers may not apply to you insofar as they relate to implied warranties.
Limitations of Liability
Under no circumstances shall Loozap be liable for direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages (even if Loozap has been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from any aspect of your use of the Loozap site or the service, whether the damages arise from use or misuse of the Loozap site or the service, from inability to use the Loozap site or the service, or the interruption, suspension, modification, alteration, or termination of the Loozap site or the service. Such limitation shall also apply with respect to damages incurred by reason of other services or products received through or advertised in connection with the Loozap site or the service or any links on the Loozap site, as well as by reason of any information or advice received through or advertised in connection with the Loozap site or the service or any links on the Loozap site. These limitations shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by law.
In some jurisdiction, limitations of liability are not permitted. In such jurisdictions, some of the foregoing limitation may not apply to you.
You agree to indemnify and hold Loozap, its officers, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, directors, officers, agents, service providers, suppliers and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorney fees and court costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of Content you submit, post or make available through the Service, your use of the Service, your violation of the Terms, your breach of any of the representations and warranties herein, or your violation of any rights of another.
Click here to view Loozap's posting guidelines, which forms part of these terms and conditions.