Terms of Service

Original date of publication: December 20, 2020.
Last date of revision: August 29, 2021.

Introduction

We are KomikSpot Publishing. a content-creation and distribution platform that is physically located in Jenny’s Avenue, Barangay Rosario, Pasig City, Philippines. We operate virtually online, doing business as KomikSpot via our website, online shopping platform and social media channels (a.k.a. “The Service”).

Your Acceptance

By using our website, as well as participating in our online activities, you signify your agreement to our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and our Content and Community Guidelines.

Although we will attempt to notify you when major changes are made to these Terms of Service, you should periodically review the most up to date version.

KomikSpot reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify or revise these Terms of Service at any time. 

Nothing in these Terms of Service shall be deemed to confer any third party rights.

If you are using our Services on behalf of a business, that business accepts these terms. It will hold harmless and indemnify KomikSpot and its official business representatives from any claim, suit or action arising from or related to the use of the Services or violation of these terms, including any liability or expense arising from claims, losses, damages, suits, judgments, litigation costs and attorneys’ fees.

Ability to Accept Terms of Service

  1. You affirm that you are 13 years of age or older, and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in these Terms of Service, and to abide by and comply with these Terms of Service.

  2. In any case, you affirm that you are 13 or older, as the Service is not intended for people under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use the Service. There are tons of other fantastic websites for you.

Service

  1. These Terms of Service apply to all users of KomikSpot’s services, including users who contribute content to the service. “Content” can include the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, audiovisual combinations, interactive features and other content you may view on, access through, or contribute to the service. 

  2. The Service may contain links to third party websites or services that are not owned or controlled KomikSpot. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, policies, or practices of any third party websites and services. In addition, KomikSpot will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party site or service. By using the Service, you expressly relieve KomikSpot from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website/service.

User Accounts

  1. In order to access some features of KomikSpot’s Services, you will have to create a user account. You may never use another’s user account without permission. When creating your user account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account, and you must keep your account password secure. You must notify KomikSpot immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account.

  2. Although KomikSpot will not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account, you may be liable for the losses of KomikSpot or others due to such unauthorized use.

General Use of the Service

KomikSpot hereby grants you permission to access and use their Services as set forth in these Terms of Service, provided that:

  1. You do not alter or modify any part of the Service.

  2. You agree not to use or launch any automated system, including without limitation, “robots,” “spiders,” or “offline readers,” that accesses the Service in a manner that attempts to forge the presence of a user accessing the site for the purpose of artificially increasing “views,” “comments,” or “likes” or other elements that contribute to a series popularity or advancement within any programs that KomikSpot offers to users

  3. KomikSpot allows the operators of public search engines to use spiders to copy Content from the site for the sole purpose of and solely to the extent necessary for creating publicly available searchable indices of the Content, but not caches or archives of such Content. KomikSpot reserves the right to revoke these exceptions either generally or in specific cases.

  4. You agree not to collect or harvest any personally identifiable information, including user account names, from the Service, nor to use the communication systems provided by the Service (e.g., comments, posting) for any commercial solicitation purposes.

  5. In your use of the Service, you will comply with all applicable laws.

  6. KomikSpot reserves the right to discontinue any aspect of the Service at any time

Licensing

KomikSpot does not claim ownership rights of your Content. Your Content belongs to you and KomikSpot will not restrict you from using your Content for any purpose unless stated in additional terms for other promotions or offerings KomikSpot may provide.

  1. You hereby grant KomikSpot an ongoing, non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license and right to utilize Content that you publish through our platforms for the commercial purpose of digital publication on our website, which can be accessed across different devices, through digital sharing methods and through other digital means currently existing or not yet invented.

  2. If you agreed to participate in one or more of KomikSpot’s Programs defined herein the document, you may be compensated for Content published using one or more of our platforms. KomikSpot does not claim ownership right in your Content when you participate in our creator programs.

  3. KomikSpot will not sell or redistribute your Content to third party licensees unless you given permission to do so. Advertisements from direct advertisers or third parties may be served with Content. In the event where KomikSpot provides an opportunity for Content owners to potentially benefit from compensation outside of their own platforms, such as licensing for merchandising, publication through external channels, making a movie or other licensing opportunities, a separate agreement with the third party and your full consent would be required.

  4. In order to promote, publicize, market and further the success of your Content and KomikSpot as a whole, you hereby grant us an ongoing, non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license and right, but not obligation, to utilize Content that you publish on our platform, or give to KomikSpot, and your user persona including, but not limited to, your name, likeness, and biographical information for promotional purposes. Examples include, but are not limited to, sending samples of Content for use by the press, posting Content to social channels, or printing samples of Content for distribution at conventions.

Indemnification and Limitation of Liabilities.

  1. You are releasing KomikSpot and any of its affiliates and/or representatives of any liability whatsoever. You waive any and all causes of action related to any claims, costs, damages and losses of any kind arising out of or in connection with KomikSpot’s platform.

  2. KomikSpot will not be responsible for damages and liabilities resulting from individuals or third parties who pretend to represent our team. We only use our official communication channels such as our e-mail and official Facebook page.

  3. KomikSpot will not be liable for any loss or damage that is not reasonably foreseeable.

For any questions about these Terms of Service, please contact us through our email info@komikspot.com