Last updated July 31, 2016
- YOUR ACCEPTANCE
You agree that the information you provide to Sport.Fund on registration and at all other times will be true, accurate, current, and complete. You also agree that you will ensure that this information is kept accurate and up–to–date at all times. When you register, you will be asked to provide a password. As you will be responsible for all activities that occur under your password, you should keep your password confidential. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.
Payment processing services for users of Sport.Fund are provided by PayPal and are subject to the PayPal Account Agreement, which includes the PayPal Terms of Service (collectively, the “PayPal Services Agreement”). By agreeing to these terms or continuing to operate as a user on Sport.Fund, you agree to be bound by the PayPal Services Agreement, as the same may be modified by PayPal from time to time. As a condition of Sport.Fund enabling payment processing services through PayPal, you agree to provide Sport.Fund accurate and complete information about you and your business, and you authorize Sport.Fund to share it and transaction information related to your use of the payment processing services provided by PayPal.
If you are entering into this Agreement on behalf of a client or other legal entity, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind such entity to this Agreement, in which case the terms “you” or “your” shall refer to such entity. If you are entering into this Agreement on behalf of a client or other legal entity, you may only designate Users within such legal entity who agree to be bound by this Agreement as authorized Users on such legal entity’s behalf.
You may access the Service solely for your internal purposes and you may not resell or otherwise distribute the Service without the advance written permission of Sport.Fund.
- YOUR CONDUCT AND RESPONSIBILITIES
You hereby agree to the following with regard to your use of the Website, Service or Software:
- You shall provide accurate, true and current information as prompted during the registration process and shall maintain and update such information to keep it accurate, true and current at all times.
- You represent and warrant that all User Content that you upload shall be your wholly original material (except for material that you are using with the permission of its owner), and will not infringe any copyright, trademark or other rights of any third party including without limitation any rights of privacy or publicity.
- If you are affiliated with a league, association or governing body, it is your responsibility to understand and be in compliance with any and all rules, policies and obligations of that league, association or governing body, especially as it applies to marketing and the use of protected images and language.
- You shall be solely responsible for keeping a duplicate copy of all User Content that you upload and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for the loss of your User Content.
- You shall not use the Sport.Fund Service for any illegal or unauthorized purpose.
- You shall not attempt to hack, destabilize or adapt the Sport.Fund Website, Service or Software or its source code, or alter another website so as to falsely imply that it is affiliated with Sport.Fund.
- You shall not transmit worms, viruses or any code of a destructive nature to Sport.Fund or its users.
- You shall not, without our prior express written permission, use any high volume automated means (including but not limited to robots, spiders and scripts) to access the Website or Service.
- Any comments, suggestions, or feedback relating to the Website, Service or Software (collectively “Feedback”) submitted to Sport.Fund shall become the property of Sport.Fund or its designee. We will not be required to treat any Feedback as confidential, and will not be liable for any ideas (including without limitation, product, Website or advertising ideas) and will not incur any liability as a result of any similarities that may appear in our future Website, Service, Software or operations. Without limitation, we will have exclusive ownership of all present and future existing rights to the Feedback of every kind and nature everywhere. We will be entitled to use the Feedback for any commercial or other purpose whatsoever, without compensation to you or any other person sending the Feedback. You acknowledge that you are responsible for whatever material you submit, and you, not us, have full responsibility for the message, including its legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality, and copyright.
- You shall not abuse, harass, threaten, harm or impersonate other Sport.Fund Users or employees of Sport.Fund or any of its Partners, at any time or for any reason.
- You shall not upload User Content deemed hateful, threatening, pornographic, obscene, abusive, racially or ethnically offensive, libelous or defamatory, or any content that encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense or bring forth civil liability.
- You may not use the Sport.Fund Service in any manner that in our sole discretion could damage, disable, overburden, or impair it or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Sport.Fund Service.
- Access to the Sport.Fund Service from territories where its contents are illegal is prohibited.
- Creating and Posting a Campaign
You may create and Post your Campaign on Sport.Fund to showcase and share certain information about the Campaign and elicit feedback and financial contributions (“Contributions”) from other Members (“Contributors”) by following the subsequent procedure and rules:
To Create a Campaign
- Create a Personal Profile and a Campaign profile page and Post a “Funding Request.” You may be required to provide payment information depending on how Contributions are made.
- Set your goal for the total Contributions you wish to raise during your current campaign (“Campaign Goal”) and the date by which you’d like to raise the funds (“Campaign Deadline”) on your Campaign Profile page. The Campaign Deadline can be between 1 and 120 days from the date your Campaign is launched. Regardless if you reach your Campaign Goal, you can submit a new Campaign to fund the next phase of your Campaign. The number of Campaigns you can create is unlimited.
- Designate the legal entity or person receiving the Contributions (the “Beneficiary”) and ensure the Beneficiary sets up an account (a “Funding Account”) with PayPal processor to receive Contributions. You may designate yourself as the Beneficiary only if you at legal age that allows you to own a bank account.
- You may offer non-monetary rewards for Contributions (“Rewards”,, “Gifts”).
- Once you reach your Campaign Deadline, your Funding Request will automatically close and no more Contributions will be accepted for your Campaign. You may make a new campaign any time after the end of your last campaign.
- In case when Campaign Goal is reached, the Beneficiary can continue with the Campaign and therefore can collect higher amount of funds in comparison to the primary Campaign Goal.
- In case Campaign Goal is not reached, raised funds shall be returned to Contributors.
- By using our Service, you agree that a third party may choose your Campaign as one of its favorites and may add it to the third party’s page or list on Sport.Fund.com. You may opt-out by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: Special Rules Regarding Rewards
Here is a list of what is forbidden to offer as a reward on Sport.Fund. If there are items that are not on this list but you are not sure if they are allowed, please CONTACT US for advice before you post it:
- Any form of betting or gambling
- Any kind of financial reward. You can’t offer money in any way, so you can’t promise funders a return of their investment or partial ownership in your contract, team or a sports object.
- A share in future proceeds. You cannot offer a share in your present or future contracts, stakes in your career and your financial gains.
- Any controlled substance like drugs, steroids, tobacco, vaporizers and all related
- Any kind of alcohol – vine and beer included
- Items claiming to cure treat or prevent injuries, illness or any other medical condition
- Food and drinks of any kind
- Weapons, weapons replicas or weapons accessories
- Political material
- Religious material
- Offensive material that contains hate speech, bias, graphic or written violence
We reserve the right to review and remove all rewards that are not in accordance to our rules and policies.
- USER CONTENT
You retain your ownership rights to the User Content you upload to the Sport.Fund servers. You are responsible for your own User Content on the Sport.Fund servers and the consequences of posting or publishing it. By uploading User Content to the Sport.Fund servers, you hereby represent and warrant that: * You own all right, title and interest (including all intellectual property rights) in your User Content (including, without limitation, all rights to the audio, video, or digital recording, and the performance contained in your User Content) or, alternatively, you have acquired all necessary rights in your User Content to enable you to grant the rights in your User Content described herein. * You have already paid, and you will be solely responsible for paying (to the extent any later payment becomes due) all royalties, fees, and any other monies owed any person by reason of any User Content posted by you to or through the Website and the Services. * You are the individual pictured and/or heard in your User Content, or, alternatively, you have obtained permission from any and all individuals (including consent from parents or guardians for any individual under the age of eighteen (18)) who appear and/or are heard in your User Content to grant the rights described herein. * You shall make such permissions available to Sport.Fund and its Partners upon request. * Your User Content does not infringe the intellectual property rights, privacy, or any other legal or moral rights of any third party. * You agree to keep all records necessary to establish that your User Content does not violate any of the foregoing representations and warranties and to make such records available upon the request of Sport.Fund.
- MODIFICATION OF FEES
Sport.Fund reserves the right to change its fees from time to time at its sole discretion.
You agree that Sport.Fund, in its sole discretion and for any or no reason, may terminate any account (or any part thereof) you may have with Sport.Fund or use of the Sport.Fund Service and remove and discard all or any part of your account or any content uploaded by you, at any time. Sport.Fund may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing access to the Sport.Fund Service, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Sport.Fund Service or any account you may have or portion thereof may be affected without prior notice, and you agree that Sport.Fund will not be liable to you or any third–party for any such termination. Sport.Fund does not permit copyright infringing activities on the Sport.Fund Service and reserves the right to terminate access to the Sport.Fund Service and remove all content submitted by any persons who are found to be infringers. Any suspected fraudulent, abusive, or illegal activity that may be grounds for termination of your use of the Sport.Fund Service may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities. These remedies are in addition to any other remedies Sport.Fund may have at law or in equity.
You may terminate your account, this Agreement and your right to use the Sport.Fund Service at any time and for any reason or no reason, by contacting Sport.Fund customer support at email@example.com.Upon any such termination of your account, you will remain obligated to pay all outstanding fees and charges relating to your use of the Sport.Fund Service before termination.
- OWNERSHIP; PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
The Sport.Fund Service is owned and operated by Udruzenje Sport.Fund, The visual interfaces, graphics, design, compilation, information, computer code, products, software (including any downloadable software), services, and all other elements of the Sport.Fund Service provided by Sport.Fund (“Materials”) are protected by Serbian copyright, trade dress, patent, and trademark laws, international conventions, and all other relevant intellectual property and proprietary rights, and applicable laws. Except for any content uploaded by you, all Materials contained on the Sport.Fund Service are the copyrighted property of Sport.Fund or its subsidiaries or affiliated companies and/or third–party licensors. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names are proprietary to Sport.Fund or its affiliates and/or third–party licensors. Except as expressly authorized by Sport.Fund, you agree not to sell, license, distribute, copy, modify, publicly perform or display, transmit, publish, edit, adapt, create derivative works from, or otherwise make unauthorized use of the Materials.
- THIRD–PARTY SITES, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES; LINKS
The Sport.Fund Service may include links to other web sites or services solely as a convenience to Users (“Linked Sites”). Sport.Fund does not endorse any such Linked Sites or the information, material, products or services contained on other linked sites or accessible through other Linked Sites. Furthermore, Sport.Fund makes no express or implied warranties with regard to the information, material, products, or services that are contained on or accessible through linked sites. ACCESS AND USE OF LINKED SITES, INCLUDING THE INFORMATION, MATERIAL, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES ON LINKED SITES OR AVAILABLE THROUGH LINKED SITES, IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the Sport.Fund Service are solely between you and such advertiser. YOU AGREE THAT Sport.Fund WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY SORT INCURRED AS THE RESULT OF ANY SUCH DEALINGS OR AS THE RESULT OF THE PRESENCE OF SUCH ADVERTISERS ON THE Sport.Fund SERVICE.
All notices given to Sport.Fund hereunder shall be given in writing to: Udruzenje Sport.Fund, Koste Jovanovica 41, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia, or to such other address as Sport.Fund may request. All notices given to User shall be sent to the email address you provide to Sport.Fund during the registration process. Notice will be deemed given once email is sent, unless the sending party is notified that the email address is invalid. Alternatively, we may give you legal notice by mail to the address provided during the registration process. In cases of conventional mail, notice will be deemed given upon receipt.
- DISCLAIMERS; NO WARRANTIES
THE Sport.Fund SERVICE AND ANY DOWNLOADABLE SOFTWARE, CONTENT, SERVICES, OR APPLICATIONS MADE AVAILABLE IN CONJUNCTION WITH OR THROUGH THE Sport.Fund SERVICE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, Sport.Fund, ITS SUPPLIERS AND PARTNERS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, STATUTORY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON–INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS.
Sport.Fund, ITS SUPPLIERS AND PARTNERS DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE Sport.Fund SERVICE AND ANY DOWNLOADABLE SOFTWARE, CONTENT, SERVICES, OR APPLICATIONS MADE AVAILABLE IN CONJUNCTION WITH OR THROUGH THE Sport.Fund SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR–FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE Sport.Fund SERVICE AND ANY DOWNLOADABLE SOFTWARE, CONTENT, SERVICES, OR APPLICATIONS MADE AVAILABLE IN CONJUNCTION WITH OR THROUGH THE Sport.Fund SERVICE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THEM AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
Sport.Fund, ITS SUPPLIERS AND PARTNERS DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF THE Sport.Fund SERVICE AND ANY DOWNLOADABLE SOFTWARE, CONTENT, SERVICES, OR APPLICATIONS MADE AVAILABLE IN CONJUNCTION WITH OR THROUGH THE Sport.Fund SERVICE IN TERMS OF CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT Sport.Fund NOR ITS SUPPLIERS AND PARTNERS) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ANY NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTION. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN MATERIAL OR DATA THROUGH THE USE OF THE Sport.Fund SERVICE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH MATERIAL OR DATA.
CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
- INDEMNIFICATION; HOLD HARMLESS
You agree to indemnify and hold Sport.Fund, its affiliated companies, and its suppliers and partners harmless from any claims, losses, damages, liabilities, including attorney’s fees, arising out of your use or misuse of the Sport.Fund Service, violation of these Terms, violation of the rights of any other person or entity, or any breach of the foregoing representations, warranties, and covenants. Sport.Fund reserves the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify us, and you agree to cooperate with our defense of these claims.
A provision of these Terms may be waived only by a written instrument executed by the party entitled to the benefit of such provision. The failure of any party at any time to require performance of any provision of these Terms will in no manner affect such party’s right at a later time to enforce the same. A waiver of any breach of any provision of these Terms will not be construed as a continuing waiver of other breaches of the same or other provisions of these Terms.
- LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND DAMAGES
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, WILL Sport.Fund OR ITS AFFILIATES, CONTRACTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OR THIRD–PARTY PARTNERS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES ARISING OR RELATED TO THE Sport.Fund SERVICE, INCLUDING THOSE THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE MATERIALS ON THE Sport.Fund SERVICE, OR ANY OTHER INTERACTIONS WITH Sport.Fund, EVEN IF Sport.Fund OR AN Sport.Fund AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH CASES, Sport.Fund’S LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW.
IN NO EVENT WILL Sport.Fund OR ITS AFFILIATES, CONTRACTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OR THIRD–PARTY PARTNERS OR SUPPLIERS’ TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS OR YOUR USE OF THE Sport.Fund SERVICE (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, WARRANTY, OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THE Sport.Fund SERVICE DURING THE TWELVE (12) MONTHS PRECEDING YOUR CLAIM OR ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS, WHICHEVER IS LESSER. THESE LIMITATIONS WILL ALSO APPLY WITH RESPECT TO DAMAGES INCURRED BY REASON OF ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES SOLD OR PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES OTHER THAN Sport.Fund AND RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE Sport.Fund SERVICE OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED ON THE Sport.Fund SERVICE.
- DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT COMPLIANCE
If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof, and you believe that any content hosted on the Sport.Fund Service infringes your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Serbian Law on Copyright and Related Rights (“LCR”) by providing Sport.Fund with the following information in writing: 1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; 2. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works on the Sport.Fund Service are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at the Sport.Fund Service; 3. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit Sport.Fund to locate the material; 4. Information reasonably sufficient to permit Sport.Fund to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted; 5. A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and 6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Sport.Fund’s authorized person to receive notifications of claimed infringement can be reached as follows:
Sport.Fund, Koste Jovanovica 42, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
You acknowledge that if you fail to comply with all of the requirements of this section, your LRC notice may not be valid.
Governing Law. This Agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Serbia, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.
Jurisdiction. You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these Terms or the Sport.Fund Service will be filed only in the Commercial court in Belgrade, and you hereby consent and submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of such court for the purposes of litigating any such action.
Severability. If any provision of these Terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be deemed severable from these Terms and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
Assignment. The Terms and related Guidelines, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you but may be assigned by Sport.Fund without restriction.
Survival. Sections 2, 4, 5, 6, and 8 through 14 will survive any termination of these Terms.
Headings. The heading references herein are for convenience purposes only, do not constitute a part of these Terms, and will not be deemed to limit or affect any of the provisions hereof.
Entire Agreement. This is the entire agreement between you and Sport.Fund relating to the subject matter herein and will not be modified except in writing, signed by both parties, or by a change to these Terms or Guidelines made by Sport.Fund as set forth in Section 1 above.
Claims. YOU AND Sport.Fund AGREE THAT ANY CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THESE TERMS OR THE Sport.Fund SERVICE MUST COMMENCE WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES. OTHERWISE, SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION IS PERMANENTLY BARRED.
- Testing Phase
During the Testing Phase, Sport.Fund shall not collect any fees for its services. A duration of the Testing Phase shall be until 01.01.2017.