Terms of Use

  • Welcome to Mishpat Corporation(which is referred to in these Terms as "Grouptic", "us", or "our"). We want you to know the terms and conditions under which you can use the Grouptic website or app or app, services and platform. Please read the following before accessing the website or app or app. Each and every time you access and use this web site or any of Grouptic's services, you agree to these terms of use and conditions.
  • Key Points

    1. Grouptic provides a platform; your groups provide the content. This is reflected in the detailed Terms of Use, which are in effect for every user of Grouptic. Here is a quick summary:
    2. Grouptic reserves the right to refuse service to anyone. Grouptic may terminate your use at any time.
    3. You agree to provide accurate information about yourself and use this site or app for lawful purposes only. You agree not to transmit any content or use the site in a way that is harmful to another.
    4. Children under 13 are not allowed to have accounts on the Grouptic Site or app. Children 13-18 are encouraged to get parental permission before registering for accounts on the Grouptic Site or app.
    5. You are entirely responsible for all content that you post, upload or import to Grouptic. You will indemnify Grouptic of any liability that arises as a result of your actions or the content you place on the Grouptic platform.
    6. Grouptic does not ensure accuracy or quality of any content. Grouptic will not be liable for any content whatsoever. Grouptic is licensed to use the content as described in our Privacy Policy.
    7. You agree to use and accept all content accessed through the Grouptic Site or app at your own risk.
    8. Grouptic reserves the right in its sole discretion to monitor and remove content posted.
    9. Grouptic is not liable for any meetings, activities or events held by groups/clubs.
    10. You agree not to violate Grouptic's intellectual property rights in its services, platform, trademarks and website or app or app.
    11. If you send Grouptic any ideas, suggestions, information, concepts, improvements or other materials related to the platform, you give Grouptic the right to use them. Grouptic will owe you no fees or royalties for any such content or ideas.
    12. You agree to resolve any dispute with Grouptic only through mediation, negotiation or arbitration.

Full Terms of Use

  • Services

    Grouptic is an online platform that allows users to manage multiple groups all in one place. It provides a security-protected network where users can interact with one another and stay informed and involved in their groups' activities. Grouptic allows groups to organize, communicate and participate. It incorporates the features groups need to communicate with their members and run their programs. Any new features or updated services that we put on the Grouptic Site or app will be subject to the terms of use below. Every time you use Grouptic services, you agree to the terms below. If at any point you do not agree with the terms and conditions of use, you are not authorized to use any of the Grouptic services for any purpose whatsoever. You also understand and agree that the Grouptic services may include advertisements and that these advertisements are necessary for Grouptic to provide the Grouptic services, and that the Grouptic services may include certain communications from Grouptic, such as service announcements, administrative and news messages.
  • Right to Refuse

    Grouptic reserves the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason or no reason whatsoever.
  • User Conduct

    You agree to use this site or app for lawful purposes only. As a user of the Grouptic platform you agree that you will:
    • NOT transmit any content that is harmful, abusive, threatening, harassing, defamatory, libelous, obscene, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable according to the standard of your organization and the platform community.
    • NOT upload, post, or otherwise transmit content that infringes on the intellectual property rights of others by violating any patent, trademark, proprietary right, trade secret, or copyright.
    • NOT upload, post, or otherwise transmit content that contains or installs any material containing viruses, worms, deliberately corrupted or harmful data, or programs designed to deteriorate the functionality of any computer hardware or software.
    • NOT collect information about other Grouptic platform users (including contact information and e-mail addresses) without their consent.
    • NOT impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Grouptic employee, any group leader or member, any law official or misrepresent your affiliation with any such person or entity.
    • NOT distribute unwanted or unsolicited promotional material or inappropriate content that qualifies as spam or junk-mail.
    • NOT collect and/or store information about platform users without their knowledge and consent in association with any of the platform functions.
    • NOT "hack," deface or otherwise misuse the Grouptic Site or app or attempt to gain unauthorized access to other parts of the site or the technology used to create it.
  • You understand and agree that you are responsible for any and all content that you post on or import to the Grouptic platform (including any content Grouptic uploads based on your or your group's request). You, and not Grouptic, are entirely responsible for such content. Grouptic does not ensure the accuracy or quality of any such content, will not be liable for any content posted or imported by you or other users on the Grouptic platform and will not be held responsible for any damages caused because of such content. Further, by posting or importing any content to any part of the Grouptic platform, both on your behalf on your group's behalf, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to Grouptic an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, fully paid, worldwide license (with the right to sublicense) only in accordance with our Privacy Policy to use, copy, publicly perform, publicly display, reformat, translate, excerpt (in whole or in part) and distribute such content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such content, and to grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing only in accordance with our Privacy Policy. Grouptic does not assert any ownership over your content; rather, as between us and you, subject to the rights granted to us in these terms and our Privacy Policy, you retain full ownership of all of your content and any intellectual property rights or other proprietary rights associated with your content. Provided that you are eligible for use of the Grouptic platform, you are granted a limited license to access and use the Grouptic platform and services and to download or print a copy of any portion of the uploaded or imported content for groups that you are a member of and to which you have properly gained access solely for your personal use.
  • Violations of User Conduct

    Grouptic may terminate your use of this site or app or any Grouptic services without notice if you fail to adhere to these terms, or if in Grouptic's sole discretion, termination is appropriate to protect the business or property of Grouptic or its suppliers or partners.
  • Children Under the Age of 13

    Grouptic does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register. For further information, please see the Privacy Policy. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at info@Grouptic.com.
  • Children between the Ages of 13 and 18

    We recommend that minors 13-18 years old ask their parents for permission before sending any information about themselves to anyone over the Internet. Grouptic reserves the right to verify proof of parental permission with group leaders.
  • User Account / Passwords

    In consideration of your use of the Grouptic services, you agree to (a) provide accurate, current and complete information about you as may be prompted by any membership forms on the Grouptic platform; (b) maintain the security of your password and identification; (c) maintain and promptly update your membership data, and any other information you provide to Grouptic, to keep it accurate, current and complete; and (d) be fully responsible for the confidentiality, security and use of your account and for any actions that take place using your account. Upon registration you will receive a username (your primary email address) and you will choose a password. You also agree to notify Grouptic immediately if there is unauthorized access or use of your account. By obtaining a password, you authorize Grouptic to honor instructions from any person using that password as if you had given the instructions. All actions taken by use of your password will be your responsibility. Grouptic reserves the right to cancel your password and remove your access to restricted areas if in its sole discretion it is appropriate to do so. You may change your password by going to Home >Settings>Change Password.
  • Privacy Policy

    We will only collect and use your personal information or user content as designated in our Privacy Policy. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for a full description of the privacy and protection we provide.
  • Content Monitoring and Usage

    Grouptic hosts message forums, calendars, events, recommendations, reviews, classifieds, profiles, blogs/journals and many other types of content posting on its platform. Grouptic does not endorse, verify or take responsibility for any information or content posted on or transmitted through these forums. You agree to use and accept any and all content accessed through this site or app at your own risk. Grouptic and its affiliates will not be liable for any losses or damages incurred by you or others while using, accessing or relying on any content or information in any of these forums. While Grouptic holds no obligation to monitor the content posted on or transmitted through its platform, we reserve the right to monitor the content if we so choose and to remove or edit all or part of such content at our discretion if it violates the Grouptic Terms of Use or Privacy Policy, is harmful, unproductive or objectionable, or for any other reason we in our sole discretion deem reasonable.
  • Proprietary and Intellectual Property Rights

    The services of the Grouptic platform, its organization, structure, programming and user interface are copyrighted and protected by international and U.S. laws regarding copyrights, intellectual property rights, trademarks and patents. You acknowledge and agree that content and information in the Grouptic Site or app advertisements are also protected by U.S. and international copyright, trademark, patent and intellectual property laws. Grouptic allows you to use this site or app and services with the agreement that you will not copy, modify, reverse engineer, or otherwise attempt to discover any source code or recreate any part of or the whole platform. Reproduction of the Grouptic platform in any part or form is strictly prohibited.
  • Your Comments/Suggestions

    By sending any suggestions, improvements, concepts, information or other materials to Grouptic related to the platform, you grant Grouptic the worldwide, nonexclusive, royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual right to use and distribute any materials, software or content developed from the materials you send. Grouptic has no obligation to pay you or anyone else any royalties or other fees associated with the reproduced content or ideas.
  • Trademarks

    "Mishpat Corp.", the Grouptic logo, "Grouptic.com", "Grouptic", and all other trademarks, service marks, slogans, tag lines, graphics and logos used in connection with Grouptic, or the Grouptic Site or app are trademarks or registered trademarks of Mishpat Corporationor its affiliates. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the site or platform may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Grouptic Site or app and platform in no way grants you any right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any Grouptic or third-party trademarks.
  • Conduct/Content of Third Party Advertisers and Service Dealers

    Grouptic is not responsible for your dealings or involvements with third party advertisers or service dealers or for any of their content found on the Grouptic website or app , including but not limited to payment and delivery of goods or services, and any other terms, conditions or warranties. Grouptic will not be responsible for any losses or damages incurred from dealings with or contact with third parties available through the platform. Grouptic is not responsible for the accuracy, availability or content of any links to other web sites or resources present on its platform. We do not endorse nor are we liable for products, services, advertising or information made available by these links and will not be held responsible for any damages or losses that result from interaction with any links accessed through the platform. If a dispute arises between you and a third party or between users and a third party, Grouptic has no responsibility in the matter and is under no obligation to be involved in the resolution efforts. You therefore release Grouptic and its officers and employees from any involvement in claims, demands, damages and settlements that arise from such disputes. Your access and use of any third party sites, content or materials is done so at your own risk. Please refer to each such third party's terms of use and privacy policy.
  • Dispute Resolution

    Any dispute or claim related to your use of the Grouptic Site or app or its platform will be resolved through negotiation, mediation or arbitration only. By accessing the Grouptic website or app and agreeing to these terms of use you forfeit any rights you have to litigating any related disputes or claims in court. While Grouptic may assist groups and users in their efforts to resolve disputes among themselves, we are in no way obligated to do so and any attempt made to resolve such disputes is done so at our discretion.
  • Disclaimer of Warranties

    ALL SERVICES, TOOLS, PRODUCTS AND ANY OTHER PLATFORM COMPONENTS AVAILBLE FROM THE GROUPTIC SITE OR APP AND PLATFORM ARE PROVIDED "AS IS," AND GROUPTIC AND ITS AFFILIATES MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. GROUPTIC AND ITS AFFILIATES DO NOT WARRANT THAT USE OF THIS SITE OR APP AND ITS SERVICES WILL BE ERROR FREE, SECURE, FREE OF DEFECTS, OR VIRUSES OR THAT INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE SITE IS ACCURATE OR TRUE. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND SERVICES THROUGH THE GROUPTIC PLATFORM IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND THAT GROUPTIC AND ITS AFFILIATES WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES INCURRED THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF SUCH CONTENT OR SERVICES. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND PLATFORM WILL BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH GROUPTIC'S PRIVACY POLICY, TERMS AND CONDITIONS, ANY APPLICABLE LAWS AND REGULATIONS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY LOCAL LAWS OR REGULATIONS IN YOUR COUNTRY, STATE, CITY, OR OTHER GOVERNMENTAL AREA, REGARDING ONLINE CONDUCT AND ACCEPTABLE CONTENT, AND INCLUDING ALL APPLICABLE LAWS REGARDING THE TRANSMISSION OF TECHNICAL DATA EXPORTED FROM THE UNITED STATES OR THE COUNTRY IN WHICH YOU RESIDE, AND WITH ANY OTHER APPLICABLE POLICY OR TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
  • Limitation of Liabilities

    IN NO EVENT WILL GROUPTIC OR ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, REGARDLESS OF THE BASIS OR NATURE OF THE CLAIM, RESULTING FROM ANY USE OF THE SITE OR PLATFORM, OR THE CONTENTS THEREOF OR OF ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR APP OR APP INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF DATA OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF GROUPTIC OR ITS AFFILIATES WERE EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, GROUPTIC'S LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER, AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY YOU TO GROUPTIC FOR THE SERVICE (WHICH SPECIFICALLY EXCLUDES ANY AMOUNTS PAID TO YOUR GROUP) DURING THE TERM OF MEMBERSHIP, BUT IN NO CASE WILL THE GROUPTIC'S LIABILITY TO YOU EXCEED $1000. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT IF NO FEES ARE PAID TO GROUPTIC FOR THE SERVICE, YOU SHALL BE LIMITED TO INJUNCTIVE RELIEF ONLY, UNLESS OTHERWISE PERMITTED BY LAW, AND SHALL NOT BE ENTITLED TO DAMAGES OF ANY KIND FROM GROUPTIC, REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CERTAIN DAMAGES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
  • Indemnification

    You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Grouptic and its affiliates, their contractors licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of your use of the Grouptic Site or app or platform, including but not limited to your violation of any representation or warranty contained in these Terms of Use.
  • Termination of Service

    We reserve the right to modify or terminate service of all or any part of the Grouptic platform at any time without notice. You agree that all terminations shall be made at the discretion of Grouptic and Grouptic will not be held liable to you or to any third party for any such modification or termination of services.
  • Modifications to Terms of Use

    Modifications and amendments to these terms may be made at any time, and will be effective immediately. An updated version of the terms of use will always be available for review on our public webpage. You must periodically check the terms of service to keep apprised of any and all modifications made. By continuing to access this site or app you agree to continue to be bound by these terms.
  • General

    These terms are governed by the laws of the State of California, without respect to its conflict of law principles. These terms, our Privacy Policy and any terms that Grouptic presents for any specific service constitute the entire agreement between you and Grouptic regarding the use of the Grouptic platform and services, superseding any prior agreements between you and Grouptic relating to your use of the Grouptic platform and services. The failure of Grouptic to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision in that or any other instance. If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid, the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect. If any provision of these terms shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.