Rights of Content
The users themselves retain the right to all text, pictures and other content that they create in the service. The users allow others to utilise the content in accordance with the nature of the service and furthermore allow Joy to file information and data and make changes that are necessary for the service. Users permit Joy to commercialise their content elsewhere such as on other organisations Directories. The responsibility of the content lies with the user, who has produced it for Joy. The service provider has the right to remove any material when it deems it necessary.
No guarantees of the functioning of the Joy service are given. The users are themselves responsible for their actions in the service and they should estimate the reliability of other users before dealing with them. Joy can under no circumstances be liable for damage that is caused to the user. The user may not store any information or data in the service, and expect it to remain there.
The Removal of a User
Joy has the right to remove any users from the Joy platform and terminate their right of use of the service without any specific reason and without being liable for compensation.
Joy acceptable use policy
1.1 This acceptable use policy (the "Policy")
sets out the rules governing:
(a) the use of the website at [thejoyapp.com],
any successor website, and the services available on that website or any
successor website (the "Services"); and
(b) the transmission, storage and processing
of content by you, or by any person on your behalf, using the Services ("Content").
1.2 References in this Policy to
"you" are to any customer for the Services and any individual user of
the Services (and "your" should be construed accordingly); and
references in this Policy to "us" are to Pungo Ltd t/a Joy (and
"we" and "our" should be construed accordingly).
1.3 By using the Services, you agree to the
rules set out in this Policy.
1.4 We will ask for your express agreement to
the terms of this Policy before you upload or submit any Content or otherwise
use the Services.
2.1 You must not use the Services in any way
that causes, or may cause, damage to the Services or impairment of the
availability or accessibility of the Services.
2.2 You must not use the Services:
(a) in any way that is unlawful, illegal,
fraudulent, deceptive or harmful; or
(b) in connection with any unlawful, illegal,
fraudulent, deceptive or harmful purpose or activity.
2.3 You must ensure that all Content complies
with the provisions of this Policy.
3.1 Content must not be illegal or unlawful,
must not infringe any person's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving
rise to legal action against any person (in each case in any jurisdiction and
under any applicable law).
3.2 Content, and the use of Content by us in
any manner licensed or otherwise authorised by you, must not:
(a) be libellous or maliciously false;
(b) be obscene or indecent;
(c) infringe any copyright, moral right,
database right, trade mark right, design right, right in passing off, or other
intellectual property right;
(d) infringe any right of confidence, right of
privacy or right under data protection legislation;
(e) constitute negligent advice or contain any
(f) constitute an incitement to commit a
crime, instructions for the commission of a crime or the promotion of criminal
(g) be in contempt of any court, or in breach
of any court order;
(h) constitute a breach of racial or religious
hatred or discrimination legislation;
(i) be blasphemous;
(j) constitute a breach of official secrets
(k) constitute a breach of any contractual
obligation owed to any person.
3.3 You must ensure that Content is not and
has never been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or
other similar complaint.
4.1 Content must not be untrue, false,
inaccurate or misleading.
4.2 Statements of fact contained in Content
and relating to persons (legal or natural) must be true.
5.1 Content must not consist of or contain any
legal, financial, investment, taxation, accountancy, medical or other
professional advice, and you must not use the Services to provide any legal,
financial, investment, taxation, accountancy, medical or other professional
5.2 Content must not consist of or contain any
advice, instructions or other information that may be acted upon and could, if
acted upon, cause death, illness or personal injury, damage to property, or any
other loss or damage.
5.1 Content must be appropriate, civil and
tasteful, and accord with generally accepted standards of etiquette and
behaviour on the internet.
5.2 Content must not be offensive, deceptive,
threatening, abusive, harassing, menacing, hateful, discriminatory or inflammatory.
5.3 Content must not be liable to cause
annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety.
5.4 You must not use the Services to send any
hostile communication or any communication intended to insult, including such
communications directed at a particular person or group of people.
5.5 You must not use the Services for the
purpose of deliberately upsetting or offending others.
5.6 You must not unnecessarily flood the
Services with material relating to a particular subject or subject area,
whether alone or in conjunction with others.
5.7 You must ensure that Content does not
duplicate other content available through the Services.
5.8 You must ensure that Content is
5.9 You should use appropriate and informative
titles for all Content.
5.10 You must at all times be courteous and
polite to other users of the Services.
6.1 You must not without our written
permission use the Services for any purpose relating to the marketing,
advertising, promotion, sale or supply of any product, service or commercial
6.2 Content must not constitute or contain
spam, and you must not use the Services to store or transmit spam - which for
these purposes shall include all unlawful marketing communications and unsolicited
6.3 You must not send any spam to any person
using any email address or other contact details made available through the
Services or that you find using the Services.
6.4 You must not use the Services to promote,
host or operate any chain letters, Ponzi schemes, pyramid schemes, matrix
programs, multi-level marketing schemes, "get rich quick" schemes or
similar letters, schemes or programs.
6.5 You must not use the Services in any way
which is liable to result in the blacklisting of any of our IP addresses.
7.1 You must not use the Services for any
purpose relating to gambling, gaming, betting, lotteries, sweepstakes, prize
competitions or any gambling-related activity.
7.2 You must not use the Services for any
purpose relating to the offering for sale, sale or distribution of drugs or
7.3 You must not use the Services for any
purpose relating to the offering for sale, sale or distribution of knives, guns
or other weapons.
8.1 You acknowledge that we may actively
monitor the Content and the use of the Services.
9.1 You must not conduct any systematic or
automated data scraping, data mining, data extraction or data harvesting, or
other systematic or automated data collection activity, by means of or in
relation to the Services.
10.1 You must not link to any material using or
by means of the Services that would, if it were made available through the
Services, breach the provisions of this Policy.
11.1 The Content must not contain or consist of,
and you must not promote, distribute or execute by means of the Services, any
viruses, worms, spyware, adware or other harmful or malicious software,
programs, routines, applications or technologies.
11.2 The Content must not contain or consist of,
and you must not promote, distribute or execute by means of the Services, any
software, programs, routines, applications or technologies that will or may
have a material negative effect upon the performance of a computer or introduce
material security risks to a computer.