Terms & Conditions
Last Updated March 13, 2023
These Terms of Service are a contract between you and Aidi Ventures LLC. (referred to in these Terms of Service as "Aidi", "us", "we" or "our"), the provider of the Aidi website and the services accessible from the Aidi website (which are collectively referred to in these Terms of Service as the "Aidi Service").
You are agreeing to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to these Terms of Service, please do not use the Aidi Service. In these Terms of Service, "you" refers both to you as an individual and to the entity you represent. If you violate any of these Terms of Service, we reserve the right to cancel your account or block access to your account without notice.
1. Your Account
Your account must be registered by a human. Accounts registered by "bots" or other automated methods are not permitted. Additionally, you must be 18 years of age or older.
1.2 Registration Information.
You must provide a valid permanent email address, along with any other information required by Aidi during the registration process. One person or legal entity may not maintain more than one free account.
You are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and password. We will not be liable for any loss or damage from your failure to comply with this security obligation.
You agree not to use the Aidi service in or for any illegal, unauthorised or improper manner or purpose and agree that the Aidi Service will only be used in a manner that complies with all applicable laws, rules and regulations including all applicable state, federal and international internet, data, telecommunications, telemarketing, “spam”, and import/export laws and regulations. Without limitation, you agree that you will not breach this restrictions by:
a. distributing any virus, trap door, or other harmful or disruptive computer code, mechanism or program;
b. covering or obscuring any notice, legend, warning or banner contained on the Aidi Service;
c. interfering with or circumventing any security feature of the Aidi Service or any feature that restricts or enforces limitations on use of or access to the Aidi Service;
d. infringing or violating the rights of any other party, including without limitation any intellectual property rights, including copyright laws, or rights of privacy or publicity
e. distributing obscene, offensive, pornographic, fraudulent, deceptive, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, slanderous, hateful, or causing embarrassment to any other person as determined by Aidi in its sole discretion; or
f. deliberately misleading anyone as to your identity, impersonating another, or falsely identifying the source of any information.
g. disseminate any material that would expose us, or any related third party to Liability.
2. Payment, Refunds, Upgrading and Downgrading
2.1 A valid credit card is required for automated payments.
Payment may also be made via cheque, Stripe, Paystack, bank transfer or other payment methods that may be enabled from time to time. Free accounts are not required to provide a credit card number.
2.2 The Aidi Premium Service is billed in advance in accordance with our price schedule.
There will be no refunds or credits for partial months of service, annual payments, or refunds for months unused with an open account rather the credits will be accounted for and automatically rolled-over into the subsequent month. In order to treat everyone equally, no exceptions will be made.
2.3 All fees are exclusive of all taxes, levies, or duties imposed by applicable taxing authorities and you will be responsible for payment of any applicable taxes, levies, or duties.
You agree to pay for any taxes that might be applicable to your use of the Aidi service or payments made by you in connection with your use of the Aidi Service.
3. Violation of these Terms of Service
We reserve the right to investigate and prosecute violations of any of these Terms of Service to the fullest extent of the law. We may involve and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting Users who violate the Terms of Service. You acknowledge that Aidi has no obligation to prescreen or monitor your access to or use of the Aidi Service or any information, materials or other content provided or made available through the Aidi Service, but has the right to do so. You hereby agree that Aidi may, in the exercise of our sole discretion, remove or delete any data, accounts or other content that violates these Terms of Service or that is otherwise objectionable.
4.1 Aidi reserves the right to terminate any accounts that do not have any activity (replies or logins) for sixty (60) days, or trial accounts without a payment method thirty (30) days after expiration.
4.2 Aidi, in its reasonable discretion, has the right to suspend your account if you materially breach these Terms of Service. Any eventual termination of your account will result in the deactivation or deletion of your account, denial of access to your account,and the removal of all content in your account. Unused funds in your account will be refunded within seven (7) days from termination.
5. Modifications to the Site and Prices
5.1 We reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue,temporarily or permanently, the Aidi service (or any part thereof), systems, structures or mode of operation such as its billing options, features or messaging channels. However, we will make our very best efforts to promptly notify customers of any upcoming changes, system maintenance and /or service disruptions.
5.2 Prices of all Aidi Service plans are subject to change. If Aidi does for any reason have to remove the plan you are on or require an upgrade to a current plan, we will provide you with at least fourty-eight (48) hours notice via email.
5.3 We will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Aidi Service.
5.4 We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to change, modify, add to, supplement or delete any portion of these Terms of Service at any time, effective with or without prior notice; provided, however, that we will use reasonable efforts to provide you with notification of any material changes (as determined in our sole discretion) by email. Any queries to the changes or other requests made may be directed to the customer support service using the helpline provided in schedule 1.
5.5 If any future changes to these Terms of Service are unacceptable to you or cause you to no longer be in compliance, you must immediately stop using the Aidi Service. Your continued use of the Aidi Service following any revision to this Agreement constitutes your complete acceptance of any and all such changes. Any new features that augment or enhance the current Aidi Service, including the release of new tools and resources, will be subject to these Terms of Service.
6. Intellectual Property and Content Ownership
6.1 We claim no ownership rights over the content submitted or created exclusively by you in your use of the Aidi service account. Any content that is yours remains yours. These terms of Service do not grant us any licenses or rights to your content except for the limited rights needed for us to provide the Aidi Service to you.
6.1.1 Similarly, any reporting data we collect from your use of the Aidi service remains yours. By using the Aidi service you agree that we can use this data solely to provide the Aidi service, and you also agree that as long as the data is anonymized and does not identify you or products or services, we can combine this anonymized data with the anonymized data of other companies solely to provide benchmarking, public reports or to otherwise use it to provide the Aidi service and nothing else. Aidi shall ensure compliance with the provisions of US Data Protection laws as amended from time to time in respect of data security and privacy, collection and use of data.
6.1.2 Subject to clause 6.1, Aidi shall only be allowed to include your trade name, marks or logo (“marks”) on its website or other promotional document for the sole purpose of publicity or marketing of the service provided under this Agreement.
6.2 The contents of the Aidi service are copyrighted under the US copyright laws (© 2021 - Aidi Ventures LLC. dba Aidi). Aidi, and the Aidi logos, are trademarks of Aidi and may not be used without our express written permission. You may not duplicate, copy, or re-use any portion of the HTML/CSS or visual design elements without express written permission. You do not acquire any ownership rights by using the Aidi Service.
7. Account Access
In some cases, it is necessary for Aidi employees to access your account and content in order to diagnose a problem. When you contact our support team, it is implied that you are allowing Aidi employees to access your account if necessary, in order to be helpful. If you wish to receive assistance without granting permission to your account, please specify as much in your communication with our support team and those requests will be honored to the extent possible.
You agree to indemnify and hold Aidi, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, partners and employees harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Aidi Service, use of your account by any third party, your violation of these Terms of Service, or any infringement by you or any third party using your account.
The Aidi Service and its contents are provided "as is" and "as available" without any warranty or representations of any kind, whether express or implied. Aidi is a distributor and not a publisher of the content supplied by third parties; as such, Aidi exercises no editorial control over such content and makes no warranty or representation as to the accuracy, reliability or currency of any information, content, service or merchandise provided through or accessible via the Aidi Service. Without limiting the foregoing, Aidi specifically disclaims all warranties and representations in any content transmitted on or in connection with the Aidi Service or on sites that may appear as links on the Aidi Service, or in the products provided as a part of, or otherwise in connection with, the Aidi Service, including without limitation any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement of third party rights. No oral advice or written information given by Aidi or any of its affiliates, employees, officers, directors, agents, or the like will create a warranty. Price and availability information is subject to change without notice. Without limiting the foregoing, Aidi does not warrant that the Aidi Service will be uninterrupted, uncorrupted, timely, or error-free.
10. Limitation of Liability
10.1 Except for breach of confidentiality and intellectual property violation, Aidi will not be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, exemplary or consequential damages, lost prof-its, lost data, or business interruption, in any way whatsoever arising out of the use of, or inability to use, the Aidi Service, whether or not Aidi is advised of the possibility of such damages. You acknowledge and agree that Aidi’s maximum liability to you willnot exceed the amount you have paid Aidi in the one hundred and eighty (180) days immediately preceding the date on which you first assert a claim.
10.2 As may be permissible under the applicable laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria,these disclaimers and limitations of liability apply to any and all damages or injury whatsoever caused by or related to the use of, or inability to use, the Aidi service under any cause or action whatsoever, including, without limitation, actions for breach of warranty, breach of contract or tort (including negligence).
11. Jurisdiction and Venue
These Terms of Service and any controversy, claim or dispute arising under or related to these Terms of Service will be construed, pursued and resolved in accordance with and will be governed by the laws of the state of delaware without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. You irrevocably consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the state of delaware and the federal courts situated in the state of delaware in connection with any action or dispute arising between the parties under or in connection with these Terms of Service.
12.1 If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provisions or portion of these Terms of service to be unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms of service will continue in full force and effect. Any waiver of any provision of these Terms of Service will be effective only if in writing and signed by an authorized representative of Aidi.
12.2 Both Parties will be entitled to injunctive or other equitable relief (without the obligations of posting any bond or surety) in the event of any breach or anticipatory breach by either party.
12.3 The Service is not intended for distribution to or use by any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation.
12.4 Accordingly, those persons who choose to access the Aidi Service from other locations do so on their own initiative and are solely responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
12.5 Complaints may be reported to our customer support through the helplines set out in schedule 1.