Paircode is an online platform that connects users and aims to boost productivity via real-time code collaboration. Kindly read this document (our “Terms and Conditions”, "Terms", "Agreement", "Terms of Service") carefully before using paircode.io (the "site").

These Terms and Conditions constitute a legally binding agreement made between you, whether personally or on behalf of an entity (“you”), and ITRA Co., Ltd., doing business as Paircode, located at Shibuya Infos Tower, 5th Floor, Sakuragaoka-cho 20-1, Shibuya, Tokyo 150-0031, Japan (“we”, “us”), concerning your access to and use of the Paircode (https://paircode.io) website as well as any related applications (the “site”, “service”, “platform”).

You acknowledge and agree that by (i) visiting, viewing, using, or accessing the Paircode service, (ii) clicking “Sign up”, “Purchase”, “Submit”, “Start a Session” or similar links, or (iii) signing or confirming a subscription order or other agreement incorporating these Terms of Use, that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by these terms, irrespective of whether you are a guest or a registered user of the site. If you do not agree to these terms, we request that you do not access or use the site.

Summary: This document outlines the terms of using the Paircode service. Please continue using Paircode only if you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

1. Standard Terms

Paircode is intended for users who are at least 18 years old. If you are under the age of 18, you are not permitted to register for the site or use the services without express parental permission.

We may update or change the site from time to time to reflect changes to our services, our users' needs, and/or our business priorities.

We may make changes to these Terms and Conditions at any time. The updated version of these Terms and Conditions will be indicated by an updated “Revised” date and the updated version will be effective as soon as it is accessible. You will be notified of a change and are responsible for reviewing these Terms and Conditions to stay informed of updates. Your continued use of the site represents that you have accepted such changes.

Additional policies which also apply to your use of the site include:

Our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using the site, you consent to such processing and you acknowledge that all data provided by you is accurate.
Our Cookie Policy, which sets out information about the cookies on the site.

Summary: You must be at least 18 years of age to use our service. Paircode, its features, and this document are subject to change as it evolves. Please read our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy to understand how we collect and use data.

2. Acceptable Use and Code of Conduct

You may not access or use the site for any purpose other than that for which we make the site and our services available. The site may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by us.

As a user of this site, you agree not to:

violate any applicable laws, regulations, or rules
have more than one account in order to abuse the site’s promotional or referral credits, attempt fraud, or for other unlawful and unethical reasons
reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell, display, publish, transfer, distribute, create derivative works of, or exploit for any commercial purposes any portion of our services, any content, or any other aspect of our operations, other than explicitly allowed under this Terms of Use
reverse-engineer, decompile, disassemble or otherwise access the source code for any software that may be used to operate our service
use Paircode’s name, trademarks, service marks, or other associated materials, or to transmit any unsolicited communications or emails
use any high volume, automated, electronic, or third-party means to access the services including, but not limited to, robots, crawlers, browser plug-ins, spiders, or scripts (“add-ons”)
place pop-up windows over its pages, or otherwise affect the display of its pages
falsely state, impersonate, or otherwise misrepresent your identity including, but not limited to, the use of a pseudonym or misrepresenting your affiliations with a person or entity, past or present
force headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers to disguise the origin of any communication transmitted through our service
scrape any part of the website and/or the service either directly or using any add-ons
interfere with or disrupt the Service or its servers, or networks connected to the service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to our service

Additionally, you may not post, upload, transmit to, or otherwise make available through the Service any content, communication, or other information (collectively, "unauthorized content"):

that is obscene, fraudulent, indecent, libelous, or that defames, abuses, harasses, discriminates against or threatens others
that contains any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots or other disabling devices, or any other harmful components intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept, or expropriate any system, data, or personal information
that you do not have the right to disclose or make available under any law or contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as insider information, or proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under non-disclosure agreements)
that infringes the copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, the right of publicity, or other intellectual property or proprietary right of any third-party
that violates the rights of other users of our service
that violates any applicable local, state, national or international law or otherwise advocates or encourages any illegal activity

If your account is found to violate any of the above guidelines, we reserve the right to disable your account and/or restrict your access to our services.

Summary: You are permitted only to use the site for its intended purposes. Be ethical in your usage of the service, and do not harm other users, us, or the platform through your use of the site.

3. Content Guidelines

Guidelines regarding our content

Unless otherwise indicated, the Site and Services including source code, databases, functionality, software, website designs, text, media, and graphics on the Site (“our content”) are owned or licensed to us and are protected by copyright and trademark laws.

Except as expressly provided in these Terms and Conditions, no part of the Site, Services or Our Content may be copied, reproduced, aggregated, republished, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted, distributed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose whatsoever, without our express prior written permission.

You are not permitted to (a) try to gain unauthorized access to the Site or any networks, servers or computer systems connected to the Site; and/or (b) make for any purpose including error correction, any modifications, adaptations, additions or enhancements to the Site or Our Content, including the modification of the paper or digital copies you may have downloaded.

Summary: Unless otherwise specified, content on this site either belongs to or is licensed to us. It is protected by copyright and trademark laws. Please do not misuse, reproduce, or exploit it.

Guidelines regarding your content

Since the Site relies on the premise of boosting collaboration, content that you create, post and upload (collectively, “user content”) is visible to all other users with access to that content (for example, your codebase is visible and editable to all users within a collaborative session).

By using the Site, you signify that you understand and consent to this.

You warrant that all user content related to your use of the Site complies with our Acceptable Use Policy, and you will be liable and held responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of this warranty.

We are not responsible and accept no liability for any user content including any such content that contains incorrect information or is defamatory. We accept no obligation to screen, edit, or monitor any user content but we reserve the right to remove any user content reported to us as having been a violation of our terms.

Summary: You are responsible for the content you upload and create and understand that by using the Site, users that you collaborate with have access to this content.

4. Site Management

We reserve the right at our sole discretion, to (1) monitor the Site for breaches of these Terms and Conditions; (2) take appropriate legal action against anyone in breach of applicable laws or these Terms and Conditions; (3) refuse, restrict access to or availability of, or disable (to the extent technologically feasible) any of your Contributions; (4) remove from the Site or otherwise disable all files and content that are excessive in size or are in any way a burden to our systems; and (5) otherwise manage the Site in a manner designed to protect our users and our rights and property and to facilitate the proper functioning of the Site and Services.

Summary: We strive to manage our Site to provide a safe and optimal experience. There are some precautions and practices we may need to follow to achieve that.

5. Site Modifications

We reserve the right to change, modify, or remove content on the Site at any time or for any reason at our sole discretion without notice. We also reserve the right to modify, enhance, or discontinue all or part of our Services without notice at any time.

We cannot guarantee the Site and Services will be available at all times. We may experience hardware, software, or other problems or need to perform maintenance related to the Site, resulting in interruptions, delays, or errors. You agree that we have no liability whatsoever for any loss, damage, or inconvenience caused by your inability to access or use the Site or Services during any downtime or discontinuance of the Site or Services. We are not obliged to maintain and support the Site or Services or to supply any corrections, updates, or releases.

Despite our best efforts, there may be information on the Site that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions that may relate to the Services, including descriptions, availability, and various other information. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies, or omissions and to change or update the information at any time, without prior notice.

Summary: We may modify, enhance, or discontinue features at any time. You may face interruptions in service due to site maintenance. We may update or correct information on the Site at any time.

6. Disclaimer/Limitation of Liability

The Site and Services are provided on an as-is and as-available basis.

You agree that your use of the Site and/or Services will be at your sole risk except as expressly set out in these Terms and Conditions. All warranties, terms, conditions, and undertakings, express or implied (including by statute, custom or usage, a course of dealing, or common law) in connection with the Site and Services and your use thereof including, without limitation, the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.

We make no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of the Site’s content and are not liable for any (1) errors or omissions in content: (2) any unauthorized access to or use of our servers and/or any personal information and/or financial information stored on our server; (3) any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the site or services; and/or (4) any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to or through the site by any third party. We will not be responsible for any delay or failure to comply with our obligations under these Terms and Conditions if such delay or failure is caused by an event beyond our reasonable control.

7. General Notice

Visiting the Site, sending us emails, and completing online forms constitute electronic communications.

You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communication is in writing.

These Terms and Conditions and any policies or operating rules posted by us on the Site or concerning the Services constitute the entire agreement and understanding between you and us.

Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not operate as a waiver of such right or provision.

We shall not be responsible or liable for any loss, damage, delay, or failure to act caused by any cause beyond our reasonable control.

If any provision or part of a provision of these Terms and Conditions is unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that provision or part of the provision is deemed severable from these Terms and Conditions and does not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

There is no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship created between you and us as a result of these Terms and Conditions or use of the Site or Services.

8. Contact us

To resolve a complaint or to receive further information regarding the use of our services, please contact us by email at contact@paircode.io

You can also write to us by post at:

ITRA Co., Ltd.Shibuya Infos Tower, 5th Floor, Sakuragaoka-cho 20-1,Shibuya, Tokyo 150-0031,Japan

- Last Modified: Aug 30, 2020