Terms of Use

1. Your relationship with MapInventor

1.1 Use of the Service is Subject to these Terms
Your use of any of the Mapinventor application (referred to as the "Services") is subject to the terms of a legal agreement between you and Plaganet - Sanzò Giampiero  - Via Trieste 18 – 86012 Cercemaggiore (CB)- Italy (referred to as the "MapInventor"). This legal agreement is referred to as the "Terms".

The Terms constitute the whole legal agreement between you and MapInventor and govern your use of the Service and Content, and completely replace and supersede any prior agreements between you andMapInventor, written or oral, in relation to the Service and Content.

1.2 Terms of Use

  • Unless otherwise agreed in writing with MapInventor, the Terms will include the terms and conditions set forth in this document;
  • Before you use MapInventor you should read the Terms, and print or save a local copy for your records.

1.3 Changes to the Terms
MapInventor reserves the right to make changes to the Terms if necessary. When these changes are made, MapInventor will make a new copy of the Terms. You understand and agree that if you use the Service after the date on which the Terms have changed, MapInventor will treat your use as acceptance of the updated Terms. If a modification is unacceptable to you, you may terminate the agreement by ceasing use of MapInventor.

2. Accepting the Terms

2.1 Clicking to Accept the Terms or Using MapInventor
In order to use MapInventor you must agree to these Terms. You can accept the Terms by:

  • clicking to accept or agree to the Terms, where this option is made available to you in the user interface of the Service;
  • using MapInventor. In this case, you understand and agree that MapInventor will treat your use as acceptance of the Terms from that point onwards.

2.2 Authority to Accept the Terms
You state that you have full power, capacity and authority to accept these Terms. If you are accepting on behalf of your employer or any other entity, you represent that you have full legal authority to bind your employer or such entity to these Terms. If you do not have the legal authority to bind, please ensure that an authorized person from your entity consents to and accept these Terms.

3. Privacy and Personal Information

3.1 MapInventor’s Privacy Policy
For information about MapInventor’s data protection practices and platform security please read Privacy Policy.

3.2 2 Use of Your Data under MapInventor’s Privacy Policy
You agree to the use of your data in accordance with MapInventor’s Privacy Policy

4. Provision of Service by MapInventor

4.1 MapInventor’s Subsidiaries and Affiliates
You agree that sometimes MapInventor ‘s subsidiaries and affiliated companies will be providing the Service to you on behalf of MapInventor itself. You acknowledge and agree that Subsidiaries and Affiliates will be entitled to provide the Service to you.

4.2 Limits on Your Use of the Service
You acknowledge and agree that MapInventor may impose or adjust, at any time, the limit on the number of transactions you may send or receive through the Service or resources you use, in accordance to way of MapInventor usage.

4.3 Advertising
MapInventor reserves the right to include advertising in the services provided to you. By accepting MapInventor’s terms of use you agree to display such advertising in the form provided to you by MapInventor.

4.4 Refund Policy
We are required to provide a refund only if we terminate our Services to You without cause before the end of a month for which you have paid. There is no other circumstance in which you will be entitled to a refund from MapInventor. We may, at our sole discretion, offer refunds in other situations subject to any Member seeking such refund applying for the refund in accordance with the requirements we post on the website, which may be changed from time to time.

4.5 Changes to the Service: Termination of the Service
  • If MapInventor in its discretion chooses to cease providing the current version of the Service whether through discontinuation of the Service or by upgrading the Service to a newer version, the current version of the Service will be deprecated and become the Deprecated Version of the Service. MapInventor will issue an announcement if the current version of the Service will be deprecated.
  • During the Deprecation Period, no new features will be added to the Deprecated Version of the Service.
  • MapInventor reserves the right in its discretion to cease providing all or any part of the Deprecated Version of the Service immediately without any notice if:
    1. you have breached any provision of the Terms (or have acted in manner that clearly shows that you do not intend to, or are unable to comply with the provisions of the Terms); or
    2. MapInventor is required to do so due to a change to the law governing the provision of the Deprecated Version of the Service; or
    3. the Deprecated Version of the Service relies on data or services provided by a third party partner and the relationship with such partner has expired or been terminated or requires MapInventor to change the way MapInventor provides the data or services through the Deprecated Version of the Service; or
    4. providing the Deprecated Version of the Service could create a substantial economic burden as determined by MapInventor in its reasonable good faith judgment; or
    5. providing the Deprecated Version of the Service could create a security risk or material technical burden as determined by MapInventor in its reasonable good faith judgment.
  • MapInventor  is constantly innovating in order to provide the best possible experience for its users. At any time prior to discontinuing the current version of the Service or upgrading to a new version of the Service, MapInventor may, in its discretion as part of this continuing innovation, label certain features or functionality of the Service as "experimental" or "beta".

5. Your MapInventor Account

5.1 Signing Up for a MapInventor Account
In order to access the Service, you must have a MapInventor Account. You agree that any information you give to MapInventor in connection with your MapInventor Account or your continued use of the Service will always be accurate, correct and up to date.

5.2 Your Passwords and Account Security
You agree that you will be solely responsible to MapInventor for your use of the Service. If you become aware of any unauthorized use of your password or your account you agree to notify MapInventor immediately.

6. OWNERSHIP, GRANT OF RIGHTS, AND USE RESTRICTIONS

6.1 Ownership
You acknowledge and agree that MapInventor (or MapInventor’s licensors and their suppliers, as applicable) own all legal right, title and interest in and to the Service, Content and Technology, including any intellectual property rights that subsist in the Service and Content (whether those rights happen to be registered or not, and wherever in the world those rights may exist).

6.2 Grant of Noncommercial and Commercial Use of Services
Upon Your acceptance of this Agreement, You may access, download, view, copy, and print Services and Content available on MapInventor site, for Your Use. As a condition of this grant of Commercial and Non commercial Use license, You agree not to distribute content obtained trough MapInventor to Your third party customers the terms of which protect the Intellectual Property rights of MapInventor and its licensor(s). For the purposes of this Article "Commercial Use" means Your authorized use of the Services wherein You provide the Services to third parties through transactions that You and/or Your third party customers generate income, promote the generation of income, or any other means of commercial advantage or private financial gain from such use.
Inquiries regarding additional uses not provided herein may be submitted to MapInventor through a Copyright information or Permissions request e-mail.

6.3 Improper Use of Services

Any rights not granted herein or otherwise agreed to in writing between you and MapInventor are prohibited. In particular, you may not (or attempt to):

  • access Services or resources not made available to you through a standard web browser or MapInventor products;
  • reverse-engineer, decompile, access, or hack MapInventor Services not made readily available to you;
  • use Services in such a manner as to adversely affect MapInventor’s and MapInventor’s commercial interests;
  • alter, obstruct, or remove any proprietary rights notices provided with the Services;
  • manually or systematically harvest information contained within the Service;
  • use Services in for illegal, improper, or inappropriate purposes.

6.4 Trademarks and Logos
MapInventor logo, and other marks used in this Web site are trademarks or registered trademarks. Other names appearing on this Web site may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective trademark owners. These marks may only be used where authorized by MapInventor or permitted by law. Any use not authorized by MapInventor shall be considered a material breach of these Terms of Use.

6.5 Third-Party Data and/or Imagery Licensing Terms and Use Restrictions
Services provided by MapInventor may contain third-party data and/or imagery. Use of third-party data and/or imagery may be subject to such third party’s License Agreement or additional use restrictions. You are responsible for compliance with all applicable third party license agreement(s). Third party Use Restrictions may be provided with the data (such as with metadata). MapInventor may modify the third party license agreement and any applicable use restrictions from time to time and it is your responsibility to check for updates to these license agreements or use restrictions. If a modification any third party license agreement, or use restrictions is unacceptable, you may cancel your access upon written notice to MapInventor or discontinue use of the Service, as applicable. Continued use of the Service will be deemed acceptance of any modifications.

6.6 Sharing of Your Content
In the event You desire to make use of the MapInventor content sharing feature by uploading or publishing any of Your data and/or imagery to MapInventor, You hereby grant MapInventor a nonexclusive, revocable, royalty free to insert a non invasive logo of MapInventor and to provide end users a hypertext reference link to MapInventor platform from Your content.

6.7 Copyright Policy
MapInventor’s copyright policy is to respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable international intellectual property law (including, in the United States, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act) and to take-down allegedly infringing materials and/or terminating the accounts of repeat infringers, as applicable.

7. Permitted Uses under MapInventor’s Licenses

7.1 Permitted Purposes. You agree to use the Service only for purposes:

  • that are permitted by the Terms;
  • that are permitted by any applicable third party contract, law, or regulation in the relevant jurisdictions; and
  • that comply with all applicable policies or guidelines made available by MapInventor.

8. License Requirements

MapInventor’s licenses above are subject to your adherence to the following requirements:

8.1 End User Terms and Privacy Policy

If you develop by use of MapInventor a project or solution for use by other users, you must:

  • display to the users of your project or solution the link to MapInventor’s Terms of Use as presented through the Service;
  • explicitly state in your terms of use that, by using Your users are agreeing to be bound by MapInventor’s Terms of Use;
  • and protect the privacy and legal rights of those users.

8.2 Attribution
Content provided to you through the Service may contain the trade names, trademarks, service marks, logos, domain names, and other distinctive brand features of MapInventor, MapInventor, its partners, or other third party rights holders of content indexed by MapInventor. You may not delete or in any manner alter these trade names, trademarks, service marks, logos, domain names, and other distinctive brand features.

8.3 Responsibility for Breaches
You agree that you are solely responsible for any breach of your obligations under the Terms and for the consequences of any such breach.

9. License Restrictions

Except as expressly permitted under the Terms, or unless you have received prior written authorization from MapInventor (or, as applicable, from the provider of particular Content), MapInventor’s licenses above are subject to your adherence to all of the restrictions below. Except as explicitly permitted you must not (nor may you permit anyone else to):

  • access or use the Service or any Content through any technology or means other than those provided in the Service, or through other explicitly authorized means MapInventor may designate;
  • copy, translate, modify, create a derivative work of, or publicly display any Content or any part thereof;
  • reverse engineer, decompile or otherwise attempt to extract the source code of the Service or any part thereof, unless this is expressly permitted by MapInventor or required by applicable law;
  • use, edit or publish Content obtained trough Service with any other Service or application besides MapInventor.
  • use the Service in a manner that gives you or any other person access to mass downloads or bulk feeds of any Content, including but not limited to numerical latitude or longitude coordinates, imagery, and visible map data;
  • delete, obscure, or in any manner alter any warning, notice (including but not limited to any copyright or other proprietary rights notice), or link that appears in the Service or the Content;
  • hide or mask from MapInventor the identity of your service as it uses the Service, including by failing to follow the identification conventions listed; or
  • violate any policies or violate MapInventor’s Software Principles and other policies as MapInventor may develop from time to time, including but not limited to the MapInventor policies below, under which you agree not to:
    1. defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others;
    2. upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available any inappropriate, defamatory, obscene, or unlawful content;
    3. upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available any content that infringes any patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret or other proprietary right of any party, unless you are the owner of the rights, or have the permission of the owner or other legal justification to use such content;
    4. upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available messages that promote pyramid schemes, chain letters, or disruptive commercial messages or advertisements;
    5. upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any other content, message, or communication prohibited by applicable law, the Terms or any applicable Service policies or guidelines;
    6. download any file posted by another that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot legally be distributed in such manner;
    7. impersonate another person or entity, or falsify or delete any author attributions or labels of the origin or source of Content, or other material;
    8. restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Service or any other MapInventor and MapInventor Services;
    9. delete, obscure, or fail to display the Terms of Use link as presented through the Service;
    10. delete, obscure, or in any manner alter any warning, notice or link that appears in the Service or the Content;
    11. interfere with or disrupt the MapInventor Services, servers, or networks connected to the MapInventor Services, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies, or regulations of networks connected to the MapInventor Services;
    12. use any robot, spider, site search/retrieval application, or other device to retrieve or index any portion of the MapInventor Services or Content or collect information about users for any unauthorized purpose;
    13. display content that falsely expresses or implies that such content is sponsored or endorsed by MapInventor and MapInventor;
    14. create user accounts by automated means or under false or fraudulent pretenses, or obtain or attempt to obtain multiple keys for the same URL;
    15. promote or provide instructional information about illegal activities;
    16. promote physical harm or injury against any group or individual; or
    17. transmit any viruses, worms, defects, Trojan horses, or any items of a destructive nature.

10. Licenses from You to MapInventor

10.1 Content License
MapInventor claims no ownership over Your Content, and you retain copyright and any other rights you already hold in Your Content. By submitting, posting or displaying Your Content in the Service, MapInventor hearby claims to maintain full security and privacy of Your Content according to Privacy Policy.

10.2 Brand Features License
You grant to MapInventor a nontransferable, nonexclusive license during the Term to use Your Brand Features to advertise that you are using the Service.

10.3 Authority to Grant Licenses
You confirm and warrant to MapInventor that you have all the rights, power and authority necessary to grant the above licenses.

11. Terminating this Agreement

11.1 The Terms will continue to apply until terminated by either you or MapInventor as set out below.

11.2 You may terminate your legal agreement with MapInventor by discontinuing your use of the Service at any time. You do not need to specifically inform MapInventor when you stop using the Service.

11.3 MapInventor may, at any time, terminate its legal agreement with you or cease providing all or any part of the Service immediately without any notice if:

  1. you have breached any provision of the Terms (or have acted in manner that clearly shows that you do not intend to, or are unable to comply with the provisions of the Terms); or
  2. MapInventor is required to do so by law; or
  3. the Service relies on data or services provided by a third party partner and the relationship with such partner has expired or been terminated or requires MapInventor to change the way MapInventor provides the data or services through the Service; or
  4. providing the Service could create a substantial economic burden as determined by MapInventor in its reasonable good faith judgment; or
  5. providing the Service could create a security risk or material technical burden as determined by MapInventor in its reasonable good faith judgement.

12. EXCLUSION OF WARRANTIES

12.1 Nothing in these terms will exclude or limit Mapinventor’s warranty or liability for losses that may not be lawfully excluded or limited by applicable law. some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or conditions or the limitation or exclusion of liability for certain types of loss or damages. accordingly, only the limitations that are lawful in your jurisdiction will apply to you, and MapInventor’s liability will be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.
12.2 You expressly understand and agree that your use of the service and the content is at your sole risk and that the service and the content are provided "as is" and "as available." in particular, MapInventor, its subsidiaries and affiliates, and its licensors and their suppliers, do not represent or warrant to you that:
  • Your use of the service will meet your requirements;
  • Any information obtained by you as a result of your use of the service will be accurate or reliable.

12.3 No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from MapInventor, or through or from the service or content, will create any warranty not expressly stated in the terms..

12.4 MapInventor, its licensors and their suppliers further expressly disclaim all warranties and conditions of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.

13. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

13.1 Subject to Section 13.1, you expressly understand and agree that MapInventor, its subsidiaries and affiliates, and licensors and their suppliers, will not be liable to you for:
  • any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages that may be incurred by you, however caused and under any theory of liability (including, but not be limited to, any loss of profit (whether incurred directly or indirectly), any loss of goodwill or business reputation, any loss of data, cost of procurement of substitute goods or services, or other intangible loss); or
  • any loss or damage as a result of:
    1. any reliance placed by you on the completeness, accuracy or existence of any advertising, or as a result of any relationship or transaction between you and any advertiser or sponsor whose advertising appears on the MapInventor services;
    2. any changes that MapInventor may make to the service, or any permanent or temporary cessation in the provision of the service (or any features within the service);
    3. the deletion of, corruption of, or failure to store, any content and other communications data maintained or transmitted by or through your use of the service;
    4. your failure to provide MapInventor with accurate account information; or
    5. your failure to keep your password or account details secure and CONFIDENTIAL.

13.2 The limitations on MapInventor’s liability to you in section 13.1 above will apply whether or not MapInventor, its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors or their suppliers have been advised of or should have been aware of the possibility of any such losses or damages.

14. Indemnity

14.1 You hereby agree to indemnify, defend and hold MapInventor, its strategic partners, officers, directors, agents, affiliates, licensors and their suppliers ("the Indemnified Parties") harmless from and against any claim or liability arising out of:
  • your use of the MapInventor platform in breach of the Terms or applicable policies;
  • any use by users of your projects realized trough the MapInventor platform;

14.2You will cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defense of any claim. MapInventor reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you. You acknowledge that damages for improper use of the MapInventor may be irreparable; therefore, MapInventor is entitled to seek equitable relief, including but not limited to preliminary injunction and injunction, in addition to all other remedies.  

15. Other Content

15.1 The Service may include hyperlinks to other websites or content or resources. MapInventor has no control over any web sites or resources that are provided by companies or persons other than MapInventor. You acknowledge and agree that MapInventor is not responsible for the availability of any such external sites or resources, and does not endorse any advertising, products or other materials on or available from such websites or resources.

15.2You acknowledge and agree that MapInventor is not liable for any loss or damage that may be incurred by you as a result of the availability of those external sites or resources, or as a result of any reliance placed by you on the completeness, accuracy or existence of any advertising, products, or other materials on, or available from, such websites or resources.

16. General Legal Terms

16.1 Notices
You agree that m MapInventor ay provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to the Terms, by email, regular mail, or postings on the Service.

16.2 No Waiver
You agree that if MapInventor does not exercise or enforce any legal right or remedy contained in the Terms (or that MapInventor has the benefit of under any applicable law), this will not be taken to be a formal waiver of MapInventor’s rights and that those rights or remedies will still be available. Any waiver of any provision of these Terms will be effective only if MapInventor expressly states in a signed writing that it is waiving a specified Term.

16.3 Severability
If any court of law that has jurisdiction rules that any provision of these Terms is invalid, then that provision will be removed from the Terms without affecting the rest of the Terms. The remaining provisions of the Terms will continue to be valid and enforceable.

16.4 Governing Law and Jurisdiction. Injunctive remedies
The Terms, and your relationship with MapInventor under the Terms, will be governed by the Italian law without regard to its conflict of laws provisions. You and MapInventor agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Campobasso, Italy, to resolve any legal matter arising from the Terms. Notwithstanding this, you agree that MapInventor will be allowed to apply for injunctive remedies (or an equivalent type of urgent legal relief) in any jurisdiction.