Terms of Service
This is an electronic contract that serves as a legal agreement between you and New Verge Connections, creator of Just Us and Fizion Magazine. New Verge Connections is currently based in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago and can be contacted directly at +18683145200(Steel- representative) or Support@Just-Us-Dating.com.
This contract will exist until you have chosen to terminate the use of our services or if there is any breach of this contract, then we will be forced to withhold our services from you. Be advised that the conditions in this contract can be subjected to change or revision by New Verge Connections.
IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS AGREEMENT, DO NOT USE THE SITE OR SERVICE PROVIDED.
This contract is divided into two sections: User and Site. By joining our site you would have read all the terms and conditions as well as the privacy statement and accepted our Terms and Conditions.
Just Us currently comprises of a dating site and mobile applications (currently in development). This agreement applies to all of our offered services and with paid membership under your preferred member package; you will have access to all of these service excluding those requiring internal purchases.
a) Age Restriction
By agreeing to this contract and use of our services, you have established that you are at least 18 years of age. Please read our privacy statement.
b) Marital Status
This is a dating site and as such, you represent and warrant that you are single, legally separated or widowed.
c) Criminal History
By becoming a member, you represent and warrant that you have never been convicted of felony and that you are not a registered sex offender with any Government Entity.
2. International and National users
International Users*In addition to the previous statement, you agree to obey the laws of your country and the International Internet laws.
Travelling Users* You agree to obey and uphold the terms and conditions set forth in this contract in all countries and independent nations.
3. Use of Site and Service
a) Exclusive Use
You agree that your profile is only for your personal use and no other person or party is allowed to use it. You also agree that your account cannot be transferred to anyone else. New Verge Connections does not accept responsibility for theft or misuse of accounts.
b) Data Gathering
You agree to use this site solely for the purposes of dating and social interactions. You agree to NEVER use the site or service to acquire personal data from members or conduct research and data gathering of any kind.
c) Match Making
You understand that New Verge Connections does not guarantee that all members will find a suitable match while using our services. It is in your best interest to read our Dating articles to help optimize your success rates.
d) Impersonations or Misrepresentations
You agree that all information you have given about yourself is legally true. You agree to not impersonate anyone or provide false information that can mislead others.
e) Reporting Violations
You agree to report any violations of this Contract by others to New Verge Connections.
f) Risk assessments and precautions
You agree to assume all the risks associated with online and offline interactions with members of Just Us (including dating, meeting etc.). It is in your best interest that you read our Safety Tips and other safety articles to take all the necessary precautions needed.
g) Dating and Socializing
You agree to use our site and services only for dating and social purposes. Any member(s) found creating disharmony and discontent within Just Us for any other user(s) will be warned with repeating offenses resulting in a forceful removal from the site and service without refund or compensation.
4. Membership Limitations
The website and services offered are only for personal use. You agree to forfeit your membership and all claims if you are caught, reported by other users or in any attempt to breach this contract.
a) No Advertising policy
No member is allowed to use our site to advertise or solicit any user to buy or sell any products or services not offered by the Company. This includes but not limited to; posting links to other websites and advertising content in personal media galleries.
b) No promotional policy
No member is allowed to solicit others to attend parties or other social functions, or networking, for commercial purposes
c) Infringement to others privacy
No member is allowed to collect personal information and content from other members and share, transmit or post to other people and other electronic sources.
Legal actions will be taken in response to illegal and/or unauthorized uses of our Website and services.
5. Restrictions on Members’ Contents
a) You accept all the responsibility for the information or content that you post, publish, upload, send, record, link and otherwise share on Just Us or transmit to other members including photos, videos, text, movies, emails, recordings. You agree to not post any content that involves or is illegal, racist, sexist, profane, threatening, sexually oriented, intimidating or harassing to any member(s) or group(s).
b) You agree to not post, publish or transmit (and so on) any copyrighted material without the owner’s permission. Just Us will not be held responsible should any issue arise.
c) You understand that New Verge Connections holds the rights to any content posted by members on its site or service. You automatically grant to the Company a worldwide license that is perpetual, fully paid-up and non-exclusive for any content you post onto the site or service. As such, New Verge Connections can 1) modify, change, store, reproduce, record, play, adapt and distribute the Content 2) grant and authorize sub-licenses.
d) You agree to not post any photo, videos, recordings or personal content of any other member or person without their consent. This is an invasion of privacy; however, we do not assume any responsibility for member(s) conduct and actions (See section 9). You agree to report such issues to us under Section 3 (e) and we will work with you to help resolve the issue(s).
e) You understand that all the content you post, publish, upload, send, record, link to and otherwise share on Just Us must comply with Laws and regulations (Section 2). You agree that New Verge Connections can access, preserve and disclose your account information or content(if obtainable) is required to do so by law or if we feel that we have the need to: 1) comply with legal processes, 2) investigations of claims that any member content violates the rights of third parties, 3) to investigate reports or claims at the Customer service 4)protect the rights, property or personal safety of New Verge Connections or any other person, 5) enforce this Legal Agreement.
f) In addition to the conditions set forth in Section 4 (a) above. No member is allowed to post, display or otherwise make available any content that:
i) Discriminates and/or targets any group or person including racism, sexism, bigotry, hatred, or any opinionated expression that causes similar harmful effects.
ii) Attempts to swindle, con, defraud or request money from other members of Just Us
iii) Attempts to hack, reverse-engineer or disrupt our site and service by use of virus, trojan horses, worms, malwares, adwares, cancelbots, timebombs and/or any destructive code, programming or software that attempts to cause harm to Just Us.
iv) Attempts to threaten, harass, embarrass, or intimidate another person
v) Involves the transmission of chain letters, junk mails or unsolicited spamming
vi) Involves any other member or person without their consent. See section 4 (d). In the case of a minor consent of their legal guardian is needed.
vii) Provides information to promote illegal or alleged unlawful actions including topics but not limited to; sex trade, human trafficking, gun and ammunition sales, drug sales or any other crimes (under Trinidad and Tobago as well as any other country for Non-national users)
viii) Promotes information that is false, misleading and fraud including impersonation under Section 3 (d).
ix) Attempts to promote or involve unauthorized advertising or commercial activities by Just Us. No member is allowed to commit such actions as it violates the right of Just Us and our advertising parties.
x) Disrupts the normal flow of dialogue by affecting other users’ site mobility and ability to engage in real time exchanges.
xi) Shares or publicize other members’ personal information for commercial or unlawful purposes (this includes passwords and/or personal identifying information).
Members’ content may not always be obtainable for numerous reasons and as such, all the terms applied to Section 4 and throughout this contract will hold true if the content is obtainable to us. We apologize for future inconveniences and will help if we can.
a) No guarantees
You agree and understand that under no circumstances New Verge Connections and its affiliates will be held liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damage, including injury or death from use of Just Us and/or its services. We are not responsible for: i) our members’ behaviour and conduct hence, we are NOT responsible for the people you meet and interact with ii) offline meeting and dating as you are responsible for who you choose to meet and interact with, considering we do not perform background checks on members; iii) timeliness, the deletion or removal of content resulting from incorrect delivery and failure to store such content iv) any malfunction or technical issues resulting in loss of information including but not limited to; payments, chat histories and damage to profile; V) visiting third party sites that may or may not be placed in the site which could contain harmful codes and programming that may result in loss or damage. BE ADVISED THAT TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT ALLOWED BY APPLICABLE LAW, NEW VERGE CONNECTIONS PROVIDES THE SITE JUST US, AND THE SERVICE ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS AND GRANTS NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICE OR THE WEBSITE (INCLUDING ALL CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN), INCLUDING (WITHOUT LIMITATION) ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. NEW VERGE CONNECTIONS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT USE OF THE SITE AND SERVICE WILL BE SECURE AND WITHOUT ERRORS, MALFUNCTIONS, DEFECTS AND ANY INTERRUPTION OF SERVICE. NEW VERGE CONNECTIONS DISCLAIM ALL LIABILITIES FOR, AND NO WARRANTIES ARE MADE WITH RESPECT TO CONNECTIVITY, USE AND INTERACTION OF THE SITE AND SERVICE.
b) Access of content
ALL MATERIAL OBTAINED OR DOWNLOADED FROM THE SITE AND SERVICE IS ACCESSED AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE AND AS SUCH, WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS CONSEQUENTIAL TO DAMAGE OF SOFTWARE AND/OR HARDWARE OF YOUR DEVICE, INTERNET ACCESS, MEMORY BOARDS, MEMBER PROFILE AND CORRUPTION OF DATA. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS, PLEASE DO NOT USE OUR SITE AND SERVICE.
c) All content including third party
ALL THIRD PARTY CONTENT AND INFORMATION INCLUDING OPINIONS, ADVICE, STATEMENTS AND OFFERS AVAILABLE ON JUST US IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE AUTHORS AND SUCH SHOULD NOT BE RELIED OR DEPENDED UPON. NEW VERGE CONNECTIONS DOES NOT i) endorse or accept responsibility for the content and information you access on THE SITE AND SERVICE, ii) guarantee the accuracy, reliability and implications of any third party content on the site or provided through the service, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL NEW VERGE CONNECTIONS BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE RESULTING FROM ANYONE’S RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OR OTHER CONTENT POSTED ON JUST US, OR TRANSMITTED TO OR BY ANY MEMBERS OF THE SITE AND SERVICE.
7. Proprietary Rights.
New Verge Connections owns and retains all proprietary rights associated with Just Us dating website and dating mobile apps. This includes all contents but not limited to logos, trademarks, trade names, service marks and other intellectual property rights. You agree to never post, copy, modify, distribute, transmit or create any derivate work from, make commercial use, or reproduce in anyway i) Confidential information ii) Copyrighted material including logos, trademarks and all affiliated content of Just Us website and services without first obtaining legal and/or written consent from the owner of such proprietary rights.
b) License to All Content.
By linking Just Us to all your social media networks, you warrant and represent that you have the right to grant to New Verge Connections and its members, an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully-paid, worldwide license to use, reproduce, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute any information, material and content, and the permission to prepare any derivative works, incorporate into other works and, and to grant and authorize sub-licenses of the aforementioned content and information.
8. Membership and Subscriptions
While you may register at no cost, you will have limited mobility on the site until you, the member, decides to apply one of the membership packages available. Memberships costs can range from free to any value which will be detailed on the package. You understand that while you may register for free, without an active membership package, you may not be able to communicate or contact other users.You agree and accept that New Verge Connections holds the right to warrant promotional memberships and discounts at any given time. At all other instances, a paid membership is needed to gain full use of the site and service.(see Section 14)
You represent and warrant in a legal contract that you will accept all responsibilities while using our service and waive all claims and accusations against New Verge Connections. We will not be held accountable for any mistakes resulting of an inability to understand the package description and we kindly ask that you contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for information before purchasing any membership if you are unsure.
8. Account Security
You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the username and password you submit under registration of your membership account. You understand that you are held accountable for all activities that you engage in within or out of the site which can compromise your safety and security in any way. You agree to notify the Company of any disclosure or unauthorized access of your account or any similar breach of security. See Section 3 (d)
9. Members conduct and behaviour
a) You understand that New Verge Connections does not conduct any criminal background checks or screenings on its members. You agree to accept all the responsibility for online and offline interactions and as such, the company is not liable for any unfortunate events. The company makes no warranties or representations as to the conduct of its members or the compatibility of existing or future members. New Verge Connections does not inquire into the background of its members or attempt to verify the information and statement provided.
b) New Verge Connections is not responsible for the conduct of any member and as such, the company and its affiliates disclaim liabilities (directly and indirectly) for all losses or damages (see section 5, 11(b)) whether direct, indirect, general, special, compensatory, consequential, and/or incidental, arising out of or relating to the conduct of you or anyone else in connection with the use of the Just Us site and services including, without limitation, death, bodily injury, emotional distress, and/or any other damages resulting from communications or meetings with other Members or persons you meet through the Service. You assume all the risks from communicating and associating with members and as such, you agree to take all the necessary precautions.
10. Advertising and 3rd Party Links
11. Limitation on Liability.
a) TO THE SUPREME EXTENT ALLOWED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL NEW VERGE TECNOLOGIES AND ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY INDIVIDUAL/GROUP FOR ANY SUBSTANIAL, INDCIDENTAL, SPECIAL AND INDIRECT DAMAGE OR LOSS RELATING TO USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SITE AND SERVICE PROVIDED. NEW VERGE TECHNOLOGIES DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITIES WITHOUT LIMITATIONS INJURY, DEATH, CORRUPTION OF DATA, DESTRUCTION OF HARDWARE/SOFTWARE OF DEVICES, SERVICE INTERRUPTIONS AND PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE SERVICES, EVEN IF REPORTS HAS BEEN MADE TO NEW VERGE TECHNOLOGIES.
b) NEW VERGE CONNECTIONS WILL AT NO TIME ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY MISCONDUCT OF ITS MEMBERS. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO ANYONE FOR MATERIAL LOSS, INJURY, DEATH, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS AND ANY OTHER PERSONAL DAMAGE DUE DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY TO MEMBERS OF JUST US. You agree to accept all the responsibilities while interacting with other members (online and offline) and as such you agree to read our Safety Tips and conduct research to take the necessary precautions needed See section 9 (b)
REGARDLESS OF ANY STATUTE OR LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ANY CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO USE OF THE WEBSITE OR SERVICE OR THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT MUST BE FILED WITHIN 7 DAYS AFTER SUCH CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION AROSE OR BE FOREVER BARRED.
12. Indemnification to us
You agree to indemnify, renounce and preserve New Verge Connections, its affiliates, its subsidiaries and parent companies as well as, its and their officers, agents, directors, partners and employees from any losses, claims, liability, demands, expenses (attorney and all court related fees) and allegations made by any third party due to or arising out of i) your failure to comply with or breach of contract (including any breach of your representations and warranties contained herein) ii) all content and information posted from you or your account iii) the violations of all rules, regulations and laws related to Trinidad and Tobago (and your country *non-national users) iv) your use or inability to use the site and service. New Verge Connections reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with New Verge Connections in asserting any available defenses and establishing any immunity.
13. Arbitration Agreement and Governing Laws
This Arbitration agreement is a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) which provides the exclusive means of resolving any dispute or claim arising out of or relating to this Agreement (breach of contract), the Service and/or Website shall be an arbitration in Trinidad and Tobago which is governed by the Arbitration Act, Chap. 5:01 (“the Arbitration Act”) which is based on early English arbitration legislation.
Arbitration replaces the right to go to court and in its absence; you have the right to bring an individual claim against the company in a small-claims court of competent jurisdiction. However, whether arbitration or small-claims court is the legal process, you may not under any circumstances commence or maintain against the Company any class action, class arbitration, or other representative action or proceeding. See our Arbitration process.
a) By using our site and services, you hereby, agree and accept the above arbitration agreement; hence you agree to:
i) Give up your right to go to court to defend, assert and trial any claims you have against the company. (with the exception of minor disputes which can be settled in a small claims court)
ii) You give up your right to participate in class action or any other class preceding
iii) Your rights will be determined by a NEUTRAL ARBITRATOR, NOT A JUDGE OR JURY. You are entitled a fair hearing before the arbitrator in which the arbitrator has the power to grant any relief that a court can after determining all issues regarding the arbitrability of the dispute.
b) This agreement, and any disputes between you and the company shall be governed by the laws of Trinidad and Tobago and in the English Language.
c) You agree and understand that the arbitrator has the final say in determining whether the claiming party, will be, or not, awarded any compensation.
You agree and understand that all false claims intended to discredit and/or cause irreparable harm to the company and its services, will be met with ‘counter claims’ in which you will be held accountable for compensation to the company.
14. Billing and subscription
a) Cancellation and no refund policy(see Section 7)
You, the user, understand that your applied membership will continue to exist until its time has expired or a new membership is applied. You accept and acknowledge that by closing your account or by applying a new membership before your current membership expires will not entitle you to any refunds or compensation. Therefore, you, the User, understands that no refunds will be given under these circumstances and waive all claims and rights.
Under section 6, you the user, understands that malfunctions and technical issues can interrupt use of site and services for any given period of time by which refunds will not be given under such circumstances. It is in your best interest to use the remaining days in the package and not renew your membership payment.
By default, we do not recur our membership payments, meaning that, at the end of your membership period, you will have to manually purchase a new membership if you wish to.
The company currently employs the use of a payment gateways which allow for transactions between you, the purchasing customer and us, the service provider. If, however, your payment does recur, please contact us at JustUsDate.U@gmail.com or Support@just-us-dating.com. You, the user, understands that we are not responsible for such malfunctions and transaction fees can be deducted from your membership fee, which will be made within 20days.
c) Credit Card/ information issues
You agree to update your billing information with accurate and current details. You agree to notify us if the following conditions occur:
i) Stolen or Lost Credit Card.
ii) Potential breach of security of your personal account
iii) Renewed card, cancellation of membership package
If you fail to provide the Company any of the foregoing information, you agree that you are responsible for fees accrued under your Billing Account. You are solely responsible for maintaining your financial information and if accumulated fees are not paid, legal actions may be taken which can result in you being banned from all our site and services.
15. Customer Service.
We provide a simple service in which you can contact our support team by email JustUsDate.U@gmail.com, email@example.com or message us through viber or whatsapp at +1-868-314-5022. You agree that you will not be abusive, obscene, profane, offensive, sexist, threatening, harassing, racially offensive, or disrespectful in any manner.
You understand and agree that any inappropriate behaviour will result in you (customer information) being blacklisted in which you will be banned from our services and you will not be entitled to any refund of unused subscription fees.
You agree that we are not responsible for the conduct of our members and as such, you have the option of blocking any member(s) and only as a last resort, you will report to us.
16. Modifications to Service
You agree and accept that New Verge Connections reserves the right to modify, change or terminate any service the Website or the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that the company will not be held liable to you or any third party website or affiliate for the discontinuation, termination or unavailability (temporary and permanent) of the site and service. In an attempt to protect and preserve the integrity of the website, the company has the right to block users from certain IP addresses.
17. Communication and Privacy
You understand that New Verge Connections may contact you via
i) your registered email
ii) your phone number(Only for business deals and advertising)
iii) your whatsapp or viber
This is a company policy whereby, the customer needs to be notified should an issue arise, however, if our response is a follow up to a report made, the contact information that a customer wishes to be contacted by must be left in the report. Only if you choose to subscribe to our email and services, then you will receive newsletters and promotional information.
19. Copyright Laws
Please read the THE DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT as a precaution to avoid infringing on the rights of someone else. There are strict policies regarding the sharing of content with respect to crediting and acknowledging the owner(s) of such material.
20.International Tax Laws regarding E-commerce
All international users MUST check the laws and policies of their country with regards to using international E-commerce and membership-based websites.
IF YOUR COUNTRY REQUIRES INTERNATIONAL E-COMMERCE COMPANIES TO PAY TAXES WITHIN THAT COUNTRY, PLEASE DO NOT USE ‘JUST US WEBSITE’ OR ANY OF THE SERVICES WE PROVIDE.
By using Just Us and all related services, you, the international user, indemnifies New Verge Connections and its affiliates from all international e-commerce laws, if existent, in your country. We will not be held accountable if any any user breaks the terms of this contract and as such, you will be penalized according to the laws of your country.
21. Revision Date
Last Revised April 2017