Terms & conditions

Terms and Conditions of Use

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY

FarsideHR.com (the "Service") is provided by Farside HR Inc. ("Farside") and/or its affiliates and subsidiaries subject to these terms and conditions of use as amended from time to time ("Terms").

By using this application, you are deemed to have agreed to these Terms and Conditions as they apply to you. Any other access to or use of the Service shall constitute a trespass on Farside systems, shall constitute an infringement of Farside intellectual property and an unlawful use of Farside assets unless agreed to in writing by Farside. Farside may amend this Agreement at any time by posting a new or amended Agreement as the case may be as a replacement of the previous Agreement. Farside will post notice that the Agreement has been amended on its main website located at www.squadley.com for a period of 30 days. The amended Agreement shall automatically be effective when posted. Your continued use of the Service following the posting of any amendment notice referred to herein shall mean that you accept the terms as amended. If you do not agree with any of the terms of the amended Agreement then you must terminate all use of the Service. This Agreement may not otherwise be amended.

1) IN GENERAL

You agree not to use any spider, robot or other automatic means to search, monitor, copy or manipulate the content of the Service. You agree that you shall not use any automatic means, including software, to interfere with or attempt to interfere with the Service or their use by any other user. You agree not to knowingly cause any unreasonable burden or load on Farside software or its computer systems.

You also agree that you will not, other than by using an Application Programing Interface (API) provided by the Service harvest, collect or store information about the users of this Service or the content posted by others on this Service or use such information for any purpose inconsistent with the purpose of this Service or for the purpose of transmitting or facilitating transmission of unsolicited bulk electronic mail or communications.

You acknowledge that Farside may not pre-screen, monitor, review or edit the content posted by users of the Service. However, Farside and its designees have the right (but not the obligation) at their sole discretion to remove or to request the removal of any content or advertising, in whole or part, that, in Farside’s judgment, does not comply with these Terms and Conditions or is otherwise undesirable, inappropriate or inaccurate. Farside is not responsible for any failure, non-failure or delay in removing such content or advertising.

You acknowledge and agree that Farside may disclose any content or data on the Service or gathered about its users if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce these Terms and Conditions; (c) respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Farside, its users and the public.

You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Service, including your content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Farside assumes no responsibility for the deletion, loss, or modification of postings or other information submitted by you or other users to Farside.

Any or all content on the Service may be purged periodically at Farside’s sole discretion, as permitted by applicable laws. You acknowledge and agree that content you view or post is at your own discretion and risk, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content. In this regard, you acknowledge that you may not rely on any content and/or data created by Farside or submitted to or by Farside. You further acknowledge and agree that the views expressed on the site do not necessarily reflect the views of Farside, and Farside does not necessarily support or endorse any content posted by you or any user.

As part of your participation on the Service you may be required to choose a username and password. You shall notify Farside of any known or suspected unauthorized use of your username or password, or any known or suspected breach of security. You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You are responsible for all usage or activity on the Service through your password, including use of your Service password by any third party. Your account is unique to you and may not be transferred to any other party without first getting our written permission from Farside. Farside may, in its sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the Service for any reason, including, without limitation, breach of these Terms.

By giving Farside permission to connect to any other service ("the Third Party Service") on which information about you authorize Farside to publish information on the Service in the same manner as other content as long as Farside complies with both the terms of use of the Third Party Service and the permission you provided to Farside to connect to the Third Party Service.

You acknowledge that Farside does not store any payment details at any time and that Farside is not liable for any loss or damages that arise from our third party payment providers.

You acknowledge that while your account or data is deleted from the Service upon Service termination, a copy of your data may exist in historical encrypted backups and may continue to exist for a period of time after your use of the Service has been terminated.

Content and ownership

You own and retain your rights to and have the right to distribute all of the content and information you post on the Service. Your content is shared in accordance with the Privacy Policy subject to the following:

  1. a. Aggregated statistical data from any specific instance or usage of Farside will be used to inform Farside and other users and instances of Farside.
  2. b. Usage data and content analysis may be used to provide services to you or your instance of Farside based on your usage.
  3. c. Aggregated statistical data with no personal identifiable information will be used to assist in the creation of further services and tools for use by all users of the Service and by Farside.

2) USAGE OF FARSIDE INSTANCE

This Service allows the creation of an “instance” for your Team and/or Organization. Usage or creation of an instance of this Service including but not limited to any communications service, chat room, message board, newsgroup, advertising, content or other interactive service that may be available to you are provided to you subject to the Terms and Conditions set out herein and any Rules and Policies:

  • to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as requested
  • to promptly update this information as required to keep it true, accurate, current and complete and
  • that Farside reserves the right to remove any such information that you provide at its discretion. If any information provided by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, and/or you fail to comply with the Terms and Conditions, Farside reserves the right to terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Service.
  • failure for prompt payment for use of the Service on paid, non-promotional, accounts will result in the termination of an account or an instance and loss of all related data.
  • shall not create accounts to submit or post any content, information or link to any content, information, ware or service which is illegal;
  • content that is made available publicly for visibility without a login
    • shall not link to any material which infringes or potentially infringes any third party intellectual property or proprietary rights including without limitation, copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity or privacy;
    • shall not submit or post any information or link to any material which is defamatory, libelous, harassing or threatening of or to any person or organization;
    • shall not submit or post any information or link to any material which is harmful or potentially harmful including, without limitation, that which places any person's health or safety at risk, places the integrity or security of any computer system at risk or distribute any virus, Trojan horse, worm, time bomb or other harmful or invasive computer program;
    • shall not submit or post any information or link to any material which in any way violates any federal, state or provincial law, statute, ordinance or regulation in any jurisdiction including without limitation those relating to export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, discrimination, false advertising or copyright;
  • shall not undertake any activity which creates liability or damage or potentially creates liability or damage to Farside or its computer systems or its service providers;
  • shall not act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in the Service.

3) SOFTWARE AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Farside has certain protectable proprietary rights in its software and websites, including copyrights and trademarks. You may not modify, copy, publish, republish, transmit, sell, create derivative works, display or in any way exploit any content contained on the Service other than for personal use unless agreed to in writing by Farside.

Software and/or any digital products that are made available for download from any of the Farside websites, is the copyrighted work of Farside and/or its suppliers or partners. Use of any software downloaded will be governed by the terms of an end user license agreement, if any, which accompanies or is included with the downloaded software.

We give you all rights necessary to use the code, APIs (along with all data received), or tools we provide to you, but only in connection with your application. You will not sell, transfer, or sublicense our code, APIs, or tools to anyone. If you are a developer or operator of an application or website, you are responsible for your application and its content and all uses you make of the data we provide and the service(s) you provide through our platform to users

4) LINKED SITES

You may be able to link to third parties' Web sites ("Linked Sites") from the Service. Linked Sites are not, however; reviewed, controlled, or examined by Farside in any way and Farside is not responsible for the services, content, availability, advertising, products or other materials of any such Linked Sites, or any additional links contained therein. These links do not imply Farside’s endorsement of or association with the Linked Sites. It is your sole responsibility to comply with the appropriate terms of service of the Linked Sites as well as with any other obligation under copyright, secrecy, defamation, decency, privacy, security, and export laws related to the use of such Linked Sites and any content contained thereon. In no event shall Farside be liable, directly or indirectly, to anyone for any loss or damage arising from or occasioned by the creation or use of the Linked Sites or the information or material accessed through these Linked Sites. You should direct any concerns to that site's administrator or Webmaster. Farside reserves the exclusive right, at its sole discretion, to add, change, decline or remove, without notice, any feature or link to any of the Linked Sites from the Service and/or introduce different features or links to different users.

SPECIAL NOTICE: THE LINKED SITES MAY CONTAIN CONTENT AND GRAPHICS THAT CONTAIN SEXUALLY EXPLICIT MATERIAL UNSUITABLE FOR MINORS, OR THAT MAY OTHERWISE BE OFFENSIVE. IF YOU ENTER THESE LINKED SITES, YOU ASSERT THAT YOU ARE OF LEGAL ADULT AGE IN YOUR JURISDICTION TO VIEW SUCH MATERIALS AND THAT THE VIEWING, READING, AND/OR DOWNLOADING OF CONTENT FROM THESE LINKED SITES DOES NOT VIOLATE THE COMMUNITY STANDARDS OF YOUR LOCALITY, CITY, TOWN, COUNTY, STATE, PROVINCE, COUNTRY OR OTHER COMMUNITY TO WHICH YOU BELONG, AND/OR FROM WHICH YOU ACCESS THESE LINKED SITES.

We give express permission for the fair use of our logos, promotional materials and other materials but only for the purpose of creating links to the Service. However, we reserve the right to request any and all links to the Service to be removed at our discretion, at any time. Where fair-use laws may not apply or where the third party may feel the need, permission may be requested by writing to Farside. We reserve the right, however, to rescind any permission granted by us to link through a plain-text link or any other type of link, and to require termination of any such link to the Service, at our discretion at any time.

5) VALIDITY OF INFORMATION

Farside will make commercially reasonable efforts to ensure that all content or data provided by its users or any derivatives compiled therefrom (e.g. metrics, etc) is valid. However, Farside can make no assurance that content or data provided by its users or any derivatives compiled therefrom  (e.g. metrics, etc) is valid. Farside shall not be liable for any special, indirect or consequential damages whatsoever resulting from Farside providing this data or any derivatives compiled to any user of the Service

6) PRIVACY POLICY

We are committed to protecting your privacy and security and have explained in detail the steps we take to do so. We urge you to read our Privacy Policy.

7) BETA TESTING

From time to time, Farside may conduct beta tests of new features or versions of the Service (each a "Beta Test"). If you choose to register for a Beta Test (a) you understand that Farside may change, withdraw, or discontinue the Beta Test in its sole discretion; (b) you agree to record and report all problems, issues, ideas, feedback and suggestions for enhancements to the product or service the subject of the Beta Test ("Beta Test Results") to Farside on a timely basis; (c) during the testing period, you will not disclose to any third party the product or services the subject of the Beta Test, without Farside’s prior written consent; and (d) you hereby assign all right, title and interest in and to any Beta Test Results to Farside, without compensation or any duty to account to you for such use;

8) WARRANTY DISCLAIMER

THE SERVICE WEBSITES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" AND ARE USED BY YOU AT YOUR SOLE RISK. FARSIDE MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS OR REPRESENTATIONS WHATSOEVER, AND SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS THE SAME INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE INCLUDING THOSE IMPLIED BY STATUTE. THE FARSIDE SERVICE MAY CONTAIN BUGS, ERRORS, PROBLEMS, VIRUSES OR OTHER LIMITATIONS. FARSIDE ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY SUCH BUGS, ERRORS, PROBLEMS OR VIRUSES OR OTHER LIMITATIONS. FARSIDE IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION THAT YOU MAY FIND UNDESIRABLE OR OBJECTIONABLE. FARSIDE IS UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO MAINTAIN OR SUSTAIN THE SITE AND MAY TERMINATE THE SITE OR ANY AND ALL SERVICES THEREIN AT ANY TIME AT ITS DISCRETION.

9) LIMITED LIABILITY

IN NO EVENT SHALL FARSIDE OR ANY OF ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES) ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE FARSIDE SERVICE HOWEVER ARISING, INCLUDING THROUGH NEGLIGENCE, EVEN IF FARSIDE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. 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."

FARSIDE'S TOTAL AGGREGATE LIABILITY TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, HOWEVER ARISING, SHALL BE LIMITED TO $10.00 (USD).

10) INDEMNITY

You agree at all times to indemnify and hold harmless Farside, its employees, officers, directors, agents, suppliers, affiliates and other partners from any and all actions, proceedings, costs, claims, damages, demands, liabilities and expenses whatsoever, including (legal and other fees and disbursements) sustained, incurred or paid by Farside due to or arising directly or indirectly from any information submitted, posted, transmitted or otherwise made available through our websites, your use of our websites, or your violation of these terms of use.

11) ASSIGNMENT

All of our rights and obligations under this statement are freely assignable by us in connection with a merger, acquisition, or sale of assets, or by operation of law or otherwise.

12) NO AGENCY

The parties are independent entities and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended nor created by this agreement and neither party shall state or imply anything to the contrary.

13) NO WAIVER

Farside's failure to insist upon or enforce strict compliance with any provision of this agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right of the same or different type in the future.

14) INFORMATION STORAGE

  1. You consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in a country other than your own, including the United States of America
  2. If you are located in a country embargoed by the United States of America, or are on the U.S. Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals you will not engage in commercial activities on Farside (such as advertising or payments) or operate a application or website using our development tools and platform.
  3. If your data must be stored in a country from which your country or you are embargoed other than the United States, you consent that the rights of that country may be enforced regarding your participation on Farside.

15) GOVERNING LAW

This Agreement, the relationship between you and Farside and your use of the Service, and the resolution of any dispute arising between the parties shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California and those of the United States applicable therein, without reference to their conflicts of laws. You agree that any legal action or proceeding between you and Farside which in any way concerns this Agreement or the use of the Service shall be brought exclusively in the courts of California. Notwithstanding the foregoing, either party may apply to any court of competent jurisdictions to obtain injunctive relief. Farside is headquartered in California.

16) SEVERABILITY

If any provision of this Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be severed from this Agreement and the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.

17) TERMINATION

If you violate the letter or spirit of this Statement, or otherwise create possible legal exposure for us, we can at our discretion institute such disciplinary action as we deem appropriate including ceasing to provide all or part of Farside to you. We will notify you by email or at the next time you attempt to access your account. You may also delete your account or disable your application at any time. In all such cases, this Statement shall terminate, but the following provisions will still apply: 1,2 and 5-17

18) HEADINGS

Headings are for reference purposes only and shall not be used in interpreting this agreement.