Scammr ("Scammr" or “we”) offers users (“Users” or "You") anti-scam community services transacted through licensed applications, including but not limited to the “Scammr” web & “Scammr” mobile.
These Terms of Service (“Terms”) will govern your use of the Scammr software applications, websites, web service API or other online services (all collectively “Services”), irrespective of release version. By accessing or using any of the Services, You agree to be bound by these Terms
Being a collaborative community our top-priority will always be the relationship with our community. We are therefore firmly committed to the security and protection of integrity of our Users of the Services.
Data submitted as scam will be made publicly available on the Scammr website.
Consent to Use of Data
1. Obligations and Restrictions to Use of Services
You guarantee that any Scam Information and other data, such as your profile information, you may transfer to Scammr as a User of the Services (together “Content”), to the best of your knowledge, is not false or otherwise may corrupt or disrupt the Services and that you have the right to share it with Scammr and other Users.
You shall not by any commercial means use the Services or otherwise transfer for value the Services or the Content. You agree not to challenge Scammr's rights in or otherwise attempt to assert any rights in the Services, except those explicitly granted under these Terms. You agree not to use the Services except as expressly permitted under these Terms.
Scraping of any information contained in the Services, including any third party information accessible via the Services, is strictly prohibited.
The Services or the Content may not be used in any way, which is illegal, harmful or may be considered offensive by Scammr, other Users or third parties. You therefore agree not to exploit the Services in any unauthorized way whatsoever, including but not limited to, trespass or burdening network capacity. You further agree not to use our Services in any manner to harass, abuse, stalk, threaten, defame or otherwise infringe or violate the rights of any other party, and You acknowledge and agree that Scammr is not in any way responsible for any such use by You, nor for any harassing, threatening, defamatory, offensive or illegal messages or transmissions that You may receive as a result of using the Services. Notwithstanding any other remedies available to Scammr, You agree that Scammr may suspend or terminate Your use of the Services without notice if You use the Services or the Content in any prohibited manner, and that such use will be deemed a breach of these Terms.
You may contact Scammr at email@example.com to report any violation or infringement of Your rights by Users of the Services.
2. Proprietary Rights
The Services are protected by copyright laws and international copyright treaties, as well as other intellectual property laws and treaties. Scammr and its licensors shall retain ownership in and to the Services and to all related intellectual property rights, including without limitation trademarks, trade names, database rights and patents. You are granted only a limited right to use the Services subject to these Terms.
3. Scope of License
Subject to your compliance with these Terms at all times, Scammr grants you a personal, limited and non-exclusive right to use the Services for Your own personal, non-commercial use. You may only redistribute the information on Scammr unmodified for non-commercial purposes to a party that has agreed to these Terms. You may not copy (except as expressly permitted by these Terms), decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, attempt to derive the source code of, modify, or create derivative works of the Scammr website & Apps, any updates, or any part thereof (except as and only to the extent any foregoing restriction is prohibited by applicable law or to the extent as may be permitted by the licensing terms governing use of any open sourced components included in the Scammr Apps).
The license does not allow you to use Scammr’s name, trademarks or other commercial symbols. All rights and licenses not expressly granted to you under these Terms shall be retained by Scammr.
In case you wish to use the Scammr Apps as a part of Your own application or modify the Scammr Apps, a separate agreement with Scammr is required.
4. No Warranty
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, SCAMMR MAKES NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICES, THEIR QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS. AS A RESULT, THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND YOU ARE ASSUMING THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THEIR QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE.
You understand and acknowledge that Scammr will not be liable for network-related problems attributable to the operation of the Services and that network configuration changes may affect the Services’ performance.
Scammr makes no representation that the Services are available for use in any particular location. To the extent You choose to access the Services, You do so at Your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with any applicable laws, including but not limited to applicable local laws.
5. Limitation of Liability
TO THE EXTENT NOT PROHIBITED BY LAW, YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT SCAMMR SHALL IN NO EVENT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, DATA AND GOODWILL, ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES OR THE CONTENT, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. In particular, and without limitation, Scammr shall have no liability for any information stored or processed within the Services, including the costs of recovering such information. Your only right or remedy with respect to any problems or dissatisfaction with the Services, is to uninstall the Scammr Apps and cease use of the Services.
SCAMMR SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR THE VALIDITY AND CORRECTNESS OF THE CONTENT PROVIDED THROUGH AND IN CONNECTION WITH USE OF THE SERVICES. ANY USE OF THE INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICES SHALL BE DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK.
Scammr controls and monitors Content made available by the Users via the Services, but can nevertheless not guarantee its origin and correctness. Therefore, You accept that You via the Services may be exposed to information that is erroneous or otherwise objectionable. Scammr shall not be liable for the Content and other information disseminated or delivered through or in connection with the Services. You agree that You shall bear all risks associated with the use of such information.
Scammr strives to provide adequate and efficient technical support, upgrades and updates for the Services. Scammr shall not, however, be under any obligation to provide support or maintenance for the Services under these Terms and reserves the right to limit the support, upgrades and updates provided from time to time.
Your right to use the Services continues until these Terms are terminated. Scammr may terminate them and Your use of the Services at any time with thirty (30) days’ advance notice. You may terminate them at any time by uninstalling the Scammr Apps and ceasing the use of the Services. These Terms will automatically terminate if You fail substantially to comply with them. Upon any termination, You agree to stop using the Services. Upon termination by You, or by Scammr due to Your breach of these Terms, You will not be refunded any part of the Services, license fees or other prepaid fees, if any. Upon termination by Scammr without cause, You will be refunded such prepaid fees following a written request by Yourself, provided a receipt for such fees and a clear payment instruction are included.
Provisions of sections No Warranty, Limitation of Liability, and Termination shall survive any termination of these Terms.
Scammr reserves the right, at its own discretion, to freely assign and transfer the rights and duties under these Terms to any third party.
Additional and Changed Terms
As Scammr provides global Services, additional Terms of Services may apply to Users in certain jurisdictions and will in such cases be made available in appendices hereto. For API Users, the API License Addendum applies.
Scammr reserves the right to modify the Services and these Terms at any time by providing revised Terms to the User or by publishing the revised Terms within the Services. In case of material changes, the User shall always be notified thereof via publication on the Scammr website and provided the option to immediately terminate the Services. The revised Terms shall become effective upon such publishing or notification to the User. You will always find the latest version of these Terms at blog.scammr.com.ng
User Generated and Third Party Content
Please note that certain information and other materials contained in the Services have been submitted by other Users or third parties. Such content may be unmoderated and includes User profile information, transaction details and messages. Furthermore, the Services may contain links to external content provided by third party websites and services. Such content is not part of the Scammr database and is not constitutionally protected. Scammr is not liable for any such third party content.
Please note that You are solely liable for any information and other materials that You submit for publication in the Services which will not be moderated by Scammr, including, without limitation, Your profile information