Terms of Service

The terms accepted to Akaunting
 

The following terms and conditions govern all use of the Akaunting website and all content, services, and products available at or through the website, including, but not limited to, Akaunting.com. Our Services are offered subject to your acceptance without modification of all of the terms and conditions contained herein and all other operating rules, policies (including, without limitation, Akaunting Technology Inc.'s Privacy Policy) and procedures that may be published from time to time by Akaunting Technology Inc. (collectively, the "Agreement"). You agree that we may automatically upgrade our Services, and these terms will apply to any upgrades.

Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using our Services. By accessing or using any part of our services, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access or use any of our services. If these terms and conditions are considered an offer by Akaunting Inc., acceptance is expressly limited to these terms.

Our Services are not directed to children younger than 13, and access and use of our Services is only offered to users 13 years of age or older. If you are under 13 years old, please do not register to use our Services. Any person who registers as a user or provides their personal information to our Services represents that they are 13 years of age or older.

Use of our Services requires an Akaunting account. You agree to provide us with complete and accurate information when you register for an account. You will be solely responsible and liable for any activity that occurs under your username. You are responsible for keeping your password secure.

1. Akaunting Software

Your Akaunting Account and Website: If you create a website or website on Akaunting, you are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and website, and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any other actions taken in connection with the website. You must immediately notify Akaunting Inc. of any unauthorized uses of your website, your account, or any other breaches of security. Akaunting Inc. will not be liable for any acts or omissions by you, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions.

Responsibility of Contributors: If you operate a website, sell on a website, purchase from a website, comment on a website, post material to Akaunting, post links on Akaunting, or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available (any such material, “Content”), you are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content. That is the case regardless of what form the Content takes, which includes, but is not limited to text, photo, video, audio, product info, product vendor or code. By making Content available, you represent and warrant that your content does not violate these terms or the User Guidelines. By submitting Content to Akaunting Inc. for inclusion on your website, you grant Akaunting Inc. a world-wide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish the Content solely for the purpose of displaying, distributing, and promoting your website. This license allows Akaunting Inc. to make publicly-posted content available to third parties selected by Akaunting Inc. (through the Akaunting Inc. and Akaunting.org for example) so that these third parties can analyze and distribute (but not publicly display) your content through their services. You also give other Akaunting users permission to share your Content on other Akaunting websites and add their own Content to it (aka to restore your Content), so long as they use only a portion of your post and they give you credit as the original author by linking back to your website (the restoreging function on Akaunting does this automatically!). If you delete Content, Akaunting Inc. will use reasonable efforts to remove it from Akaunting, but you acknowledge that caching or references to the Content may not be made immediately unavailable. Without limiting any of those representations or warranties, Akaunting Inc. has the right (though not the obligation) to, in Akaunting Inc.’s sole discretion, (i) refuse or remove any content that, in Akaunting Inc.’s reasonable opinion, violates any Akaunting Inc. policy or is in any way harmful or objectionable, or (ii) terminate or deny access to and use of Akaunting to any individual or entity for any reason. Akaunting Inc. will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid.

Attribution. Akaunting Inc. reserves the right to display attribution links such as "Powered by Akaunting", and font attribution in your website footer or toolbar. Footer credits and the Akaunting toolbar may not be altered or removed regardless of upgrades purchased.

App Store. By activating a vendor's app, or any 3rd party service available from the Akaunting App Store, you agree to that vendor' terms of service. You can opt out of their terms of service at any time by de-activating a vendor's app.

2. Payment and Renewal.

General Terms.

Optional paid services such as extra storage, SSL certificate or dedicated server are available (any such services, an “Upgrade”). By selecting an Upgrade you agree to pay Akaunting Inc. the monthly or annual subscription fees indicated for that service. Payments will be made by the website owner (customer) before or on the day you sign up for an Upgrade and will cover the use of that service for a monthly or annual subscription period as indicated. You can read about our refund policy here.

Automatic Renewal.

Akaunting doesn't website your credit card informations and currently doesn't require automatic renewal and payments. Payments are made by the customer at least on the day service expiring date. Customers can make long term (up to 1 year) payments for their services to prevent unexpected interruptions.

3. Responsibility of Visitors.

Akaunting Inc. has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, posted to our Services, and cannot therefore be responsible for that material’s content, use or effects. By operating our Services, Akaunting Inc. does not represent or imply that it endorses the material there posted, sold, purchased or that it believes such material to be accurate, useful, or non-harmful. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Our Services may contain content that is offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable, as well as content containing technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors. Our Services may also contain material that violates the privacy or publicity rights, or infringes the intellectual property and other proprietary rights, of third parties, or the downloading, copying or use of which is subject to additional terms and conditions, stated or unstated. Akaunting Inc. disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of our Services, or from any form of puchasing and selling or from any downloading by those visitors of content there posted.

4. Content Posted on Other Websites.

We have not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, made available through the websites and webpages to which Akaunting links, and that link to Akaunting. Akaunting Inc. does not have any control over those non-Akaunting websites, and is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to a non-Akaunting website, Akaunting Inc. does not represent or imply that it endorses such website. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Akaunting Inc. disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of non-Akaunting websites and webpages.

5. Copyright Infringement.

As Akaunting Inc. asks others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by Akaunting violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify Akaunting Inc. in accordance with Akaunting Inc.’s Copyright Policy. Akaunting Inc. will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material. Akaunting Inc. will terminate a visitor’s access to and use of the Website if, under appropriate circumstances, the visitor is determined to be a repeat infringer of the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of Akaunting Inc. or others. In the case of such termination, Akaunting Inc. will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid to Akaunting Inc..

6. Intellectual Property.

This Agreement does not transfer from Akaunting Inc. to you any Akaunting Inc. or third party intellectual property, and all right, title, and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with Akaunting Inc.. Akaunting Inc., Akaunting, Akaunting, the Akaunting logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with Akaunting or our Services, are trademarks or registered trademarks of Akaunting Inc. or Akaunting Inc.’s licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with our Services may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of our Services grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any Akaunting Inc. or third-party trademarks.

7. Domain Names.

Currently Akaunting doesn't provide domain name registering service. You can map your current domain name to the paid (Premium, Business) packages or you can register a free Akaunting.com subdomain name for your free account.

8. Changes.

We are constantly updating our Services, and that means sometimes we have to change the legal terms under which our Services are offered. If we make changes that are material, we will let you know by posting on one of our sites, or by sending you an email or other communication before the changes take effect. The notice will designate a reasonable period of time after which the new terms will take effect. If you disagree with our changes, then you should stop using our Services within the designated notice period. Your continued use of our Services will be subject to the new terms. However, any dispute that arose before the changes shall be governed by the Terms (including the binding individual arbitration clause) that were in place when the dispute arose.

9. Termination.

Akaunting Inc. may terminate your access to all or any part of our Services at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement or your Akaunting account (if you have one), you may simply discontinue using our Services. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability. 

10. Disclaimer of Warranties.

Our Services are provided “as is.” Akaunting Inc. and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Neither Akaunting Inc. nor its suppliers and licensors, makes any warranty that our Services will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. If you’re actually reading this, here’s a treat. You understand that you download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, our Services at your own discretion and risk.

11. Limitation of Liability.

In no event will Akaunting Inc., or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this Agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement for substitute products or services; (iii) for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data; or (iv) for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to Akaunting Inc. under this agreement during the twelve (12) month period prior to the cause of action. Akaunting Inc. shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.

12. General Representation and Warranty

You represent and warrant that (i) your use of our Services will be in strict accordance with the Akaunting Inc. Privacy Policy, with this Agreement, and with all 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 (ii) your use of our Services will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party.

13. Indemnification.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Akaunting Inc., its contractors, and its 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 our Services, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement.

14. Translation.

These Terms of Service were originally written in English (US) and it's modified by Akaunting from WordPress.com version. We may translate these terms into other languages. In the event of a conflict between a translated version of these Terms of Service and the English version, the English version will control.

15. Miscellaneous.

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between Akaunting Inc. and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of Akaunting Inc., or by the posting by Akaunting Inc. of a revised version. Except to the extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise, this Agreement, any access to or use of our Services will be governed by the laws of the Courts of Law of the İstanbul Anadolu Adalet Sarayı, Turkey, excluding its conflict of law provisions, and the proper venue for any disputes arising out of or relating to any of the same will be the state and courts located in İstanbul, Turkey. The prevailing party in any action or proceeding to enforce this Agreement shall be entitled to costs and attorneys’ fees. If any part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties’ original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. You may assign your rights under this Agreement to any party that consents to, and agrees to be bound by, its terms and conditions; Akaunting Inc. may assign its rights under this Agreement without condition. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns.

Last updated 17 September 2017