The website and the tools and applications accessible through this website belong to and are maintained and operated by Revolution Messaging, LLC, a District of Columbia limited liability company (“RM” or “we” or “us”). These tools and applications include:
- Revere Calling
- Revere Social
- Revolution Campaign
- Revere Exchange
- Revere Direction
- (collectively, the “RM Services”).
TERMS OF SERVICE
Modification of TOS
We may change or update this TOS from time to time, and any such modifications shall be effective upon posting on the RM Services website. Your use of any RM Services after a change has been posted signifies your consent to any such changes. You should review this TOS periodically to make sure you are up to date on any changes.
Restrictions on Use of All RM Services
You agree to use any RM Service in accordance with all applicable laws, including federal, state and local laws pertaining to privacy and protection of personally identifiable information and federal, state and local laws relating to direct and grassroots lobbying registration and reporting and campaign finance.
You agree that, in using the RM Services or any RM Service, you will not, and will not permit any user of any website, service or application that you make available and that is based on or utilizes any RM Service, to:
- Decompile, disassemble or otherwise reverse engineer or attempt to reconstruct or discover any source code or underlying ideas, algorithms, file formats, architecture or programming or interoperability interfaces of any RM Service;
- Hide or mask from RM your identity or the identity of any application or service you provide, using the Services;
- Generate traffic to your own service or application using an active token, or using an account that appears to be scraping any database provided through any RM Service;
- Distribute, publish, facilitate, enable or allow access or linking to any RM Service from any location or source other than your own website or application;
- Attempt to resell, distribute or transfer any RM Service to any other person or entity;
- Create user accounts for any RM Service by automated means or under false or fraudulent pretenses;
- Transmit any virus, worm, defect, Trojan horse or any other item intended to destroy, surreptitiously interfere with, expropriate or exert unauthorized control over any system or data or to defraud any person or entity;
- Interfere with or disrupt the RM Services or servers or networks use for or related to the Services, or disobey and requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks related to the Services;
- Promote and/or encourage illegal or unlawful activity in any country;
- Post, display or disseminate any content that is defamatory, libelous or slanderous in nature; advocates hate, violence, abuse, threats or harm against any group, individual or entity; harasses or encourage others to harass any group, individual or entity; is racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; is vulgar, obscene, profane, pornographic and/or otherwise offensive in nature;
- Disclose third-party confidential, private or trade secret information; and/or
- Violate any right or duty under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements).
RM has the right to discontinue your access to any RM Service and/or to terminate or delete your account for use of any RM Service, if you use any RM Service, or permit anyone else to use any RM Service, in violation of these restrictions.
Intellectual Property Rights –RM Services and Databases
You acknowledge and agree that all copyright and other rights in and to the computer programs, computer applications, web applications, database programs, web content files and all written, graphic, audio and audiovisual works constituting, incorporated into and/or utilized on the RM Services, and all databases of any kind, database elements and data fields included in such databases (except to the extent that the foregoing have been created by and licensed to RM by third parties) shall be and remain the sole and exclusive property of RM (“RM Intellectual Property”). You agree not to contest RM’s ownership of any and all such rights.
All copyright and other rights in and to applications, programs and tools created by third parties and utilized in, accessed by or incorporated into the RM Services, are the exclusive property of such third parties. To the extent that applications, programs and tools created by third parties and utilized in, accessed by or incorporated into the RM Services, RM warrants and represents that you have a license to use such third party intellectual property to the extent needed to use the RM Services, provided that your use of RM Services fully complies with these TOS.
You agree that you will not copy, modify, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, or sell any of the RM Intellectual Property. You agree not to remove, obscure, or alter any copyright notice or trademark notice whether of RM or third parties, appearing in or on the RM Services or in any results or content generated by your use of RM Services. You agree that you will not, will not attempt to, and will not permit any third party to, copy, distribute sell, disclose, lend, transfer, convey, modify, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any software program or application used in the functioning of the RM Services.
Intellectual Property Rights—Content Created by Third Parties
In using certain of the RM Services, you may be engaged in posting, publishing, or distributing content created by third parties, including but not limited to curated web postings that you collect and circulate using Revere Social and third party written works, photos, videos, etc. that you post on a website that you create using Revolution Campaign. Such content—whether written, graphic, pictorial, audio or audiovisual– created by others is referred to in these TOS as “Third Party Content.” Content that you create is referred to as “User Created Content.”
You acknowledge that third parties have rights in their respective Third Party Content under copyright and other applicable laws and treaty provisions, and that except as described in this Agreement, such rights are not licensed or otherwise transferred to you by mere use of the RM Services or a given RM Service. You accept full responsibility and liability for your use of any Third Party Content in violation of any such rights. You further understand and agree that: (i) you are solely responsible for understanding all copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret and other intellectual property or other laws that may apply to Third Party Content that you distribute, post or disseminate; and (ii) you are solely responsible for, and RM will have no liability in connection with, the legal consequences of any actions or failures to act on your part in using the RM Services, including without limitation any legal consequences relating to your use of Third Party Content or creation or posting, dissemination or communication of User Created Content.
You agree to indemnify and hold RM harmless from and against all claims, costs, loss and damages of any kind (including reasonable attorneys fees and expenses) arising from or based upon any claim that any User Created Content posted or displayed on or through use or involving use of any RM Service by you infringes the copyright or intellectual property rights of any third party.
RM respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects all users of RM Services to respect them as well. If you believe your copyrights or other intellectual property rights have been infringed or otherwise violated, through the use of any RM Service, please provide RM’s Copyright Agent the following information (your “Notice of Claim”) via written letter, fax regular mail or email:
- The signature (physical or electronic) of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest;
- a description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property you claim has been infringed;
- a description of how and through what RM Service the material you claim is infringing is located;
- your name, address, telephone number and email address;
- a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law;
- a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your Notice of Claim is accurate, and that you are the copyright owner or intellectual property owner, or are authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf.
RM’s Copyright Agent for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be reached as follows:
Revolution Messaging, LLC
1730 Rhode Island Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036
By email: email@example.com
At any time that RM becomes aware that any content posted or disseminated by RM infringes the copyright of a third party, RM will remove that content as required by law. If you believe that RM has removed any content in error and that you are the copyright owner of such content or have permission to use it, you can file a counter notice and let us know.
Any user of any RM Service determined to have infringed the copyright of any third party on three or more occasions will have their account their Membership and access to the RM Services terminated. Users with suspended or terminated accounts are prohibited from creating new accounts for use of RM Services.
Limitation of Liability
From time to time, as is typical with online services, RM may need to perform maintenance on or make modifications to one or more RM Services that make that Service unavailable for periods of time. In addition, events such as natural disasters, power outages or technical emergencies may cause unscheduled System Downtime.
RM reserves the right to interrupt any RM Service with or without prior notice for any reason or no reason. You agree that RM will not be liable for any interruption of any RM Service, delay or failure to perform. RM assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, user communications. RM is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to users of RM Services or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in connection with the RM Services.
Under no circumstances will RM be responsible for any loss or damage, , resulting from anyone’s use of the RM Services, any User Content or any interactions between users of the RM Services, whether online or offline. The Services are provided “AS-IS” and (to the extent legally permitted) RM expressly disclaims any warranty of fitness for a particular purpose and further expressly disclaims any implied warranty and terms and conditions. RM cannot guarantee and does not promise any specific results from use of the RM Services.
Except where restricted or prohibited, in no event will RM be liable to you or any third person for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damages, including lost profits arising from your use of the RM Services, or of our termination of your account, even if RM has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, RM’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 RM for the RM Services you ordered and used. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of warranties or exclusion of damages, so such disclaimers and exclusions may not apply to you.
You hereby agree to release RM and its respective officers, directors, agents and employees from claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with your use of the RM Services. If you are a California resident, you waive California Civil Code § 1542, which says: “A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor.”
When you use RM Services, you may be providing or maintaining in databases maintained in or through an RM Service, specific information about donors, supporters, volunteers, potential donors or users of your own application or tool or visitors to your own website. All of this information relating to specifically identifiable individuals is referred to a “User-Generated Data.” Information relating to you, that you provide in signing up for an account to use RM Services, is referred to as “User Data.”
RM will not disclose your User Data or User-Generated Data to any other person or entity for any purpose whatsoever, other than an employee of or consultant to RM for the purpose of maintaining, operating, modifying, and improving the RM Services. RM does reserves the right, however, to include your User Data or User-Generated Data in aggregate data and analyses, and to disclose such aggregate data and analyses publicly or to such persons and organizations as RM deems appropriate.
In addition, RM reserves the right to disclose your User Data or User=Generated Data to companies that assist us in maintaining the RM Services only for purposes of providing services to RM with the strict requirement that any such company will never itself have the right to use your User Data or User-Generated Data itself for any reason. RM also reserves the right to disclose or use your User Data or User-Generated Data to comply with applicable law or legal requirements (for example, a lawful subpoena), to protect our rights or property, or to protect RM from fraudulent, abusive, or unlawful conduct.
RM complies with the Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act. RM does not solicit and does not accept personally identifying information from any person under 13 years of age. Visitors to the RM website who are under 13 years of age should not use any RM Services except under the supervision and with the assistance of their parent or legal guardian, and should never submit any personally identifying information to RM.
Links to Other Sites
The privacy policies and practices contained in this Privacy Statement do not apply to ANY external links. This Privacy Statement only applies to RM Services or any future sites that we may develop. It does not cover sites that are linked to by any RM Service or sites for which we are not responsible (“Linked Sites”). These Linked Sites will have their own policies and practices which may be different from ours. We therefore encourage you to familiarize yourself with the policies and practices of the Linked Sites, especially if you provide personal information to them.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
RM complies with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. As part of that Act, all users of RM Services may make any changes to their information at any time by logging into their Control Panel and turning off Cookies and Data Tracking
A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. We may use a cookie (cookies reside on your computer and are under the control of your browser) to help us compile aggregate data about users of RM Services and their interaction with your application or service, for the purposes of improving the operation of RM Services and/or offering better RM Services and tools in the future. If you wish to disable these cookies, the help portion of the tool bar on most browsers will tell you how do that.
We may also use third-party services such as Google Analytics. This helps us understand traffic patterns and know if there are problems with use of RM Services.
We may place online advertising with third-party vendors, including Google, which will be shown on other sites on the internet. In some cases, those third-party vendors may decide which ads to show you or to show users of your own application, service or tool, based on prior visits to RM’s website and/or your own website. At no time will you or any of your users be personally identified to those third-party vendors, nor will any of the User-Generated Data you share with us be shared with those third-party vendors. If you prefer to opt out of the use of these third-party cookies on the Site, you can do so by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt out page and going to the “Edit Profile” section.
Amendments and Consent to This Privacy Statement
We retain the right to amend or otherwise update this Privacy Statement at any time. By using RM Services, you consent to the collection and use of the information as we have described. If we change our policies and practices, we will post the changes in our Privacy Statement so that you are always aware of them. With this knowledge, you can make an informed decision about whether you wish to provide personal information to us.
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