TERMS OF USE

Welcome to Kool Stories website - www.koolstories.com (hereinafter referred to as "the Website") and Kool Stories mobile app (hereinafter referred to as "the App"). The Website and the App will be jointly referred to as "the Platform" hereafter. The Platform is owned and brought to you by Kool Group Ltd., with our office located at 6th floor, 2 Kingdom Street, Paddington, London, W2 6BD, England

TERMS OF SERVICE OVERVIEW

This Terms of Use contains information pertaining to your legal rights. Since you agree to adhere to basic rules when using Kool Stories' Platform, this Terms of Use acquaints you to all such rules with all related policies and guidelines.  

THE AGREEMENT

These Terms of Use establish a legally binding contract between you (personally or on behalf of someone) and Kool Group Ltd. ("Company", "we", "us", or "our"), enlisting your rights to access and use all the Platforms of Kool Stories. By accessing any of the Platforms, you agree to have read, understood and abide to be bound by all these Terms of Use.
IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT OR AGREE ANY OF THESE TERMS OF USE, THEN YOU ARE EXPLICITLY PROHIBITED FROM USING THE PLATFORM AND MUST DISCONTINUE USE IMMEDIATELY.

ELIGIBILITY

By agreeing to each clause of these Terms of Use, you approve that you are legally competent to enter into an agreement and provide us with your consent to these Terms of Use.  Moreover, you represent that

-    You are of sound mind and are not prohibited from falling into a legally binding agreement as per applicable laws.

In case the Platform and its services are being utilised by a minor, you explicitly confirm that you are legally suited to provide consent on behalf of a minor and that the minor's use of the Platform will be in accordance to the Terms of Use.

YOUR ACCOUNT

You can register to become a user of the Platform by creating an account. This requires setting a password protected user id or login using account details of a partner website. By setting up an account to access the Platform, you agree to responsibly accept any and all activities of your account. Moreover, by setting up an account you agree to the clauses mentioned under the Privacy Policy.

Kool Stories reserves the right to refuse access to the Platform, terminate any account, remove or restrict content, any time, with or without issuing a prior notice in case of any illegal activity seen on your account or tracked from it or if we have substantial reason to believe that any information provided by you deems untrue, inaccurate, incomplete or outdated.

USER CONTENT

Kool Stories gives its users the freedom of creating posts and/or uploading content on the Platform. By uploading or by submitting any content on the Platform you agree and warrant that:

-    You have the copyright to all the elements of your content. Or if you are not the rightful owner of the content you post, you have the necessary permission to use, upload, share, reproduce, download the content by its rightful owner.
-    The content you upload is not misleading, threatening, deceptive, fraudulently promoting swindling goods, services, schemes or promotions.
-    Your content does not propagate hate, abuse, inflammatory or objectionable content and is not obscene, pornographic, harassing, defaming, indecent, harmful, demeaning, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, and neither does it hurt sentiments of a person, people, religious group, race or gender.
-    Your uploaded content will not contravene the intellectual property rights or other rights of a person or institution, including but not restricted to copyright, moral right, trademark, patent or privacy or publicity rights.
-    Your content is completely in accordance with all applicable laws, guidelines and rules associated with the Platform.

If found violating any terms of use or applicable law, Kool Stories reserves the right to remove any content uploaded by a user or terminate or suspend the user account.

RESTRICTION AND TERMINATION OF USE

Kool Stories reserves the right to block, restrict, disable, suspend or terminate your access to any or all services offered by the Platform at its sole discretion, with or without issuing you any prior notice.  Violation of Terms of Use or non-adherence to Privacy Policy will result in termination or restriction of use.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

All the services, including but not restricted to digital content on the Platform, pertaining to images, text, graphics, layout, videos, user interface, softwares and their arrangement may belong to Kool Stories and its partners who have granted Kool Stories the right to include their content and are protected to the fullest extent, as authorised by the applicable laws pertaining to Intellectual Property Rights. Unauthorised usage of any such protected intellectual property of Kool Stories will be held in violation of the law and the Terms of Use.

You fully consent not to copy, refurbish, modify, adapt, download, frame or derive to create works built on rent, loan, lease, sell, display, license, sublicense, distribute, or reverse engineer any parts of the Platform or its services, if otherwise authorised explicitly by Kool Stories.

Use of the Platform and its associated services for any other purposes, otherwise explicitly stated, is prohibited and may have civil and criminal penalties.

THIRD-PARTY WEBSITE LINKS

The Platform contains links that may redirect you to other websites and pages. The Terms of Use do not include these third party websites. You agree that once you are redirected and off of our servers, you are at your own risk when interacting with such a third party website. Kool Stories is not to be held liable for any loss of function, data or information you experience on third party domains.

Reach us out at support@koolstories.com with questions or complaints related to our Privacy practices.

INDEMNITY

You agree to hold us harmless, defend and indemnify Kool Stories and its partners, officers, employees, representatives and agents from any or all claims, loss, damage, liability, including reasonable legal fees and expenses, made by any third party due to or arising out or from (a) your violations of this Agreement, (b) use, misuse or abuse of our Platform, (c) your breach of any clause of Terms of Use, (d) your user Content or (e) your violations of any law or rights of a third party.

DISCLAIMER

Our Platform is provided "as is" and on an "as available" basis and we cannot guarantee it to work seamlessly or without the presence of viruses and errors all the time. Any such faults or delays may stem from traffic and technical difficulties with the Internet, infrastructure vulnerabilities or due to technical issues with operative performance of our own or another person's system, software or equipment.

You acknowledge to use the Platform and services at your own risk.

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

We aren't responsible for other people's (or yours) conduct, content or actions (online or offline). Neither do we stand responsible for any services or features provided by companies or individuals, albeit accessible through our Platforms  or services. To the full extent authorised by law, you agree that Kool Stories’ directors, partners, employees, agents or representatives will not be liable to you or any third party for any kind of direct, indirect, exemplary, consequential, punitive or incidental damages along with any lost data, revenues, profits, information, goodwill, resulting from the use of the Platform, even if we are advised and informed of the possibilities of such damage. TO THE EXTENT AUTHORISED BY LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING IMPLICIT WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

You agree to settle any disputes or resolve any concerns about the Platform or its services with Kool Stories informally by contacting us.

FOR EUROPEAN UNION (EU) USERS
If You are a European Union consumer, you will benefit from any mandatory provisions of the law of the country in which you reside

UNITED STATES LEGAL COMPLIANCE
You represent and warrant that (i) You are not located in a country that is subject to the United States government embargo, or that has been designated by the United States government as a "terrorist supporting" country, and (ii) You are not listed on any United States government list of prohibited or restricted parties.

SEVERABILITY AND WAIVER

Severability
If any provision of these Terms of Use is held to be unenforceable or invalid, such provision will be changed and interpreted to accomplish the objectives of such provision to the greatest extent possible under applicable law and the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect.

Waiver
Except as provided herein, the failure to exercise a right or to require performance of an obligation under this Terms of Use shall not effect a party's ability to exercise such right or require such performance at any time thereafter, nor shall be the waiver of a breach constitute a waiver of any subsequent breach


REVISIONS TO THE TERMS OF USE

Kool Stories may amend their Terms of Use and other Policies published on the Platform as per their discretion. Through your continued access and usage of the Platform and its related services, you consent to any or all these amendments. At any time, your use and access of the Website and the App will be bound by the most recent version of the Terms of Use, guidelines and rules published on the Platform.
You are advised to regularly check the Platform for the latest version of Kool Stories Policies.


CONTACT US

For any concerns or questions, reach out to us at: support@koolstories.com.