Terms & Conditions
Thank you for your interest in Rippton, including Ningbo Pelican Smart Fishing Tackle Co., Ltd. and T&J Pelican PTY Ltd. (collectively, “Rippton”) and Rippton Platform, including our website at www.rippton.com, the Rippton Store, the Rippton mobile application, Rippton unmanned aerial vehicles (“UAVs”) that connect to the Rippton Platform, and other associated websites (collectively, “Rippton Platform”).
You must be at least 13 years of age to access Rippton Platform. By agreeing to these Terms, you represent and warrant to us that: (a) you are at least 13 years of age; (b) you have not previously been suspended or removed from Rippton Platform; and (c) your access to Rippton Platform is in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.
If you are accessing Rippton Platform on behalf of an entity, organization, or company, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind that organization to these Terms and you agree to be bound by these Terms on behalf of that entity, organization or company.II. Accounts and Registration
To access certain features of Rippton Platform, such as when you participate in the Bulletin Board System ("BBS"), you may be required register for an account. When you register for an account, you will be required to provide us with some information about yourself, such as your email address or other contact information.
You represent and warrant that the information you provide to us is accurate and that you will keep it accurate and up-to-date at all times. When you register, you will be asked to provide a password. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password, and you accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account.III. Privacy and Intellectual Property Protection
Rippton respects intellectual property rights and opposes infringement and piracy. Where the holder of any intellectual property right thinks the contents in Rippton Platform (including but not limited to information issued by members of Rippton Platform) may infringe his/her/its lawful rights and interests, such person can submit a written notice through Rippton Platform and Rippton will address such issue in a timely manner upon receipt of the notice.IV. Ownership of Rights
Unless otherwise stated by Rippton, all rights (including but not limited to copyrights, trademark rights, patent rights, business secrets and all other relevant rights) in all the products, technologies, software, programs, data, documents, and other information (including but not limited to texts, images, pictures, photos, audios, videos, charts) belong to Rippton or its affiliates. Without Rippton's permission, no one shall make use of (including but not limited to monitor, copy, disseminate, display, mirror, upload, download through any robots, spiders and other programs or devices) any contents of Rippton Platform.
Rippton Platform's logo, "Rippton" and other texts, images and combinations thereof as well as other marks, identifications, names of products and/or services (such as instructional videos) are Rippton and its affiliates' trademarks within and beyond China. Without the written authorization by Rippton, no one shall, in any manner, display, make use of or otherwise deal with the trademarks, or claim to be entitled to do so.V. Allocation of Liabilities
In consideration that the services provided by Rippton Platform is of the nature of the BBS, Contents transmitted through Rippton Platform’s BBS and other public forum contents are not necessarily endorsed by Rippton, and Rippton has not necessarily confirmed the authenticity of the contents.
You agree to use the BBS only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using the BBS, you will not: 1) Use the BBS in connection with surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk email, spamming or any duplicative or unsolicited messages (commercial or otherwise). 2) Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others. 3) Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information. 4) Upload, or otherwise make available, files that contain images, photographs, software or other material protected by intellectual property laws, including, by way of example, and not as limitation, copyright or trademark laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consent to do the same. 5) Upload files that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer or property of another. 6) Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless the BBS specifically allows such messages. 7) Download any file posted by another user of the BBS that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally reproduced, displayed, performed, and/or distributed in such manner. 8) Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the BBS. 9) Violate any applicable laws or regulations.VI. No Unlawful or Prohibited Use
As a condition of your use of Rippton Platform and the services, you will not use Rippton Platform and the services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms.
You may not use Rippton Platform and the services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any Rippton server, or the network(s) connected to any Rippton server.
You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to Rippton Platform and any services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any Rippton server or to any of the services, through hacking, password mining or any other means.
You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through Rippton Platform and the services.VII. About these Terms
We may modify these Terms or any additional terms that apply to Rippton Platform or a service to, for example, reflect changes to the law or changes to our services. You should look at the terms regularly. We’ll post notice of modifications to these Terms on this page.
We will post notice of modified additional terms in the applicable service. Changes will not apply retroactively and will become effective immediately. If you do not agree to the modified Terms, you should discontinue your use of Rippton Platform or services.