Terms of Use

Agreement Introduction

Updated November 22, 2017

We are operated by Hoot Media Labs, LLC (referred to as the "Developer").  This agreement refers to the usage of the "Current" mobile application found on the Apple App Store under the name "Current - See What's Trending Tonight."

Before using the application (referred to as the “App”), read everything laid out in this contract (referred to as the “Agreement”) carefully.  This Agreement, with our Privacy Policy, is a legally binding contract between you and Hoot Media Labs, LLC, and lays out the Terms and Conditions under which you may use the App. By using the App, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, and understand that you are legally bound by all conditions laid out in this Agreement.

The Developer may at any time update or change this Agreement for whatever reason. The most recent version applies. You agree to regularly check this agreement to make sure you understand the most recent version of the Agreement. The continued use of the App after such changes deems that you have accepted the updated Agreement.


Rules for Current

In order to use the App, you must:

  • Be 18 years or older
  • Be legally allowed to use the App as permitted by the laws of the country in which you reside.

By logging in to the App and creating an account, you authorize the application, and thus the Developer, to obtain any information as outlined in our Privacy Policy.

You may terminate your account at any time by signing out of your account and deleting the App from your mobile device, and the Developer reserves the right to maintain your information for the purpose of re-activating your account should you decide to use the App in the future. The Developer reserves the right to modify any content related to your account at any time, for whatever reason.  The Developer also reserves the right to terminate your account at any time should the Developer decide that you are in violation of the terms of this Agreement.

You may use the App for personal use and also for commercial or other promotional use, under the guidelines set out in this agreement.

You understand that the Developer may choose to contact you or provide alerts to you through email, through the App itself, or through the Apple Push Notification System. You may at any time opt out of receiving Push Notifications by adjusting your Push Notification preferences in the Settings of your mobile device.

Should you decide to contact the Developer, you may do so at contact@currentnightlife.com, and you agree to interact with employees or representatives of the App in a non-threatening, non-abusive, or otherwise respectful manner. If you do not follow these rules, the Developer may terminate your account on the App.

The Developer may at any time modify the nature of the App. You understand that this may require interruption of service without notice. You also understand that the Developer may decide to discontinue and terminate the operation of the App at any time.

You understand that interacting with the App in any way related to an establishment does not in any way guarantee entry to that establishment, or form any arrangement with the establishment.  Any promotions or perks advertised through the App may change at any time and are not guaranteed by the Developer, any promotion agencies associated with the App, or the establishment.

You understand that by following a venue or group, you agree to receive communications from that venue or group through the app.

You agree that you understand and will abide to all laws in the area in which you use the App.  Consumption of alcohol by minors under the age of 21 is strictly forbidden.  You understand that many establishments have age restrictions, dress codes, or other private policies that may conflict with your ability to enter the establishment.

You understand that by using the App, you may incur data and other charges stemming from your mobile service provider.  You are solely responsible for any such charges.  To learn more about these charges, contact your mobile service provider.


Content

Content uploaded to the App must be approved by the Developer before appearing publicly on the App.  The Developer may choose to reject any content for whatever reason.

Current encourages content that falls within the guidelines listed below:

  • Shows what is taking place at a venue (special event, DJ, performance, etc.)
  • Shows the atmosphere of a venue (for example, crowd size or the line outside)
  • Shows an interesting or funny moment
  • Shows something unique about a venue
  • Shows you and your friends having fun at a venue
  • Shows a special drink special or other promotion

Users may not upload a video that suggests it was captured at a venue that it was not.

You are liable and responsible for all content that you contribute or upload to the App. The Developer is not responsible for any content you contribute or upload, and you agree to release the Developer and its representatives from any claims related to your content.

The App does not allow content that:

  • Could potentially be offensive, racist, promote violence or hatred towards anyone or any group of people;
  • Could potentially be harassing, threatening, abusive, defamatory, or intimidating;
  • Could potentially be interpreted as “stalking”;
  • Could potentially be encouraging illicit or illegal activity;
  • Contains spam or other forms of solicitation;
  • Infringes upon copyrighted material;
  • Uses images, video, audio, or any material of an individual without the individual’s consent;
  • Contains computer viruses, spyware, worms, trojan horses, or other malicious devices, programs, codes, etc.;
  • Is pornographic or obscene in nature;
  • Is deemed by the Developer to be out of line with the intended use or nature of the App;

You agree not to upload, reproduce, or distribute any copyrighted material or other content protected by intellectual property rights. You agree that you have permission and proper license for the content that you provide or upload. You also grant the Developer a royalty free, worldwide right and license to use any content you contribute or upload in any way, for purposes related to development, improvement, and public promotion of the App.

Other users on the App may contribute content, and you have no rights or license to use that content or information for any reason.

All content on the App not contributed or uploaded by you or any other user belongs to the Developer. This content, which may include but is not limited to, text, images, or user interfaces, is protected by intellectual property laws. The Developer reserves all rights related to this content.


You understand that the App provides a platform that is a public community. By creating an account, you understand that the content and personal information collected and displayed in the App, as outlined in our Privacy Policy, is visible to other users on the App. You agree to only use the App if you are comfortable sharing this information with all users on the App and also the general public. You understand that the App allows you to publicly share information about your current location or intended destination, and that other users on the App can see this information. By creating an account, you agree to share personal and location based information at your own risk.

The Developer is not responsible for any interactions you have with other users on the App. You understand that the Developer does not verify its users or conduct criminal background checks. The Developer reserves the right to conduct a criminal background check on you at any time should it deem it is necessary.

You agree to take all necessary precautions in using and interacting with the App. For example:

  • Do not upload video content to the App if you do not want the public community of users on the App to see your current location or intended destinations, your photos, or other personal information.

In no event shall the Developer, its affiliates, its owners, or employees be liable, either directly or indirectly, for any losses, damages, or other incident arising out of or relating to the use of the App, without limitation, death, bodily injury, psychological or emotional distress, or other damages, including but not limited to special, indirect or consequential damages or losses of any nature or kind due to any cause whatsoever arising from the use of the App.

Indemnity


Should any provision outlined in this Agreement be held invalid, you agree that the remainder of the Agreement will be held valid and continue to be in effect.

Should the Developer fail to enforce any terms or provisions of this Agreement, that failure will not constitute any waiver of that term or provision.

The App and all related content is provided “as is” without any warranty.

This Agreement does not constitute any type of partnership, joint venture, employment agreement.

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