TOSTerms of use

TL;DR version

Annotely is free to use, but You have to obey some rules. Don't upload any copyrighted images, harassment, spam, pornography (especially child pornography). If You do, Your images will be permanently removed, and You will be banned. If necessary, You will be also reported to authorities. We keep a track of your IP if you publish anything and you have to accept this.

Longer version

Definitions

  • 'Annotely' and 'Annotely.com' refer to this website (annotely.com/Annotely.com) as well as to software published, owned by The Pirate Cat
  • 'File' refers to any document that has the potential to be uploaded to Annotely.
  • 'User' refers to the individual who uploads files to Annotely, has uploaded files to Annotely, or accesses files from Annotely.
  • 'URL' refers to the location of any file located on Annotely's servers.

Terms of Service

IMPORTANT! THESE TERMS OF SERVICE (TOS) GOVERN YOUR USE OF THIS SITE, WHICH IS PROVIDED BY ANNOTELY. BY ACCESSING THIS SITE, YOU ARE INDICATING YOUR ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS OF USE. THESE TERMS OF USE ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY ANNOTELY AT ANY TIME IN ITS DISCRETION. YOUR USE OF THIS SITE AFTER SUCH CHANGES ARE IMPLEMENTED CONSTITUTES YOUR ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF THE CHANGES. PLEASE CONSULT THESE TERMS OF USE REGULARLY.

Annotely reserves the right to remove or replace any uploaded files, and assumes no liability for lost registration links or misplaced file URLs.

embedding Annotely annotation tool on any other site, that Annotely, is not allowed, without special agreement.

The following types of files constitute "abuse" and may not be uploaded under any circumstances, when using Annotely's storage:

  • Files that violate any law or may be considered to violate any law.
  • Files that infringe on the copyrights of any entity excluding the user.
  • Non-image files. This includes archived non-image files.
  • Files that advertise any commercial endeavor (e.g., offering for sale products or services) or otherwise engages in any commercial activity (e.g., conducting raffles or contests, displaying sponsorship banners, and/or soliciting goods or services).
  • Nudity or pornography, or anything that may be confused as nudity or pornography.

Hot linking full-size images and thumbnails is allowed as long as you do not modify the code provided by us.

Uploading abusive files may result in the immediate termination of the user's ability to use Annotely or any of its provided services. The Annotely website may not load, all Annotely-hosted files may not load, and all files related to the abusive files will be subject to deletion. Circumventing Annotely's ability to enforce the Annotely Terms of Service will result in prosecution.

To report any type of abuse, send email using the Report Abuse or Request Deletion page.

Legal Policy

Annotely Terms of Service are subject to change without notice.

All files are copyrighted © to their respective owners. Annotely directs full legal responsibility of files to their respective users. All other content copyright © Annotely 2010-2022. Annotely is not responsible for the content any uploaded files, nor is it in affiliation with any entities that may be represented in the uploaded files.

Limitation of Liability

User agrees that the use of Annotely's services is entirely at User's own risk. Annotely's services are provided on an "as is" basis without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, constructive, or statutory, including, without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability, non-infringement or fitness for a particular purpose.

Annotely makes no guarantee of availability of service and reserves the right to change, withdraw, suspend, or discontinue any functionality or feature of Annotely's services. In no event shall Annotely be liable for any damages, including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or punitive damages arising out of the use of or inability to use Annotely's services or any content thereon. This disclaimer applies, without limitation, to any damages or injury, whether for breach of contract, tort, or otherwise, caused by any failure of performance; error; omission; interruption; deletion; defect; delay in operation or transmission; computer virus; file corruption; communication-line failure; network or system outage; or theft, destruction, unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of any record.

Indemnity

User agrees to indemnify and hold Annotely harmless from any loss, liability, claims, damages and expenses, including attorneys fees, arising from or related to the content, use, or deletion of User's Files or use of any other feature or service. This expressly includes:
  • User's responsibility for any and all liability arising from the violation or infringement of proprietary rights or copyrights.
  • Any defamatory or unlawful material contained within User's Files.

Maintenance

Annotely may perform maintenance services as Annotely determines reasonably necessary. User acknowledges that such maintenance may require downtime. Annotely will attempt to provide prior notice of the maintenance downtime, except in the case that circumstances beyond Annotely's control limit the ability to do so.