Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Introduction
Welcome to SocialJane.com, the internet’s premier social networking site for women. Below are the complete terms of use and conditions of use (“Terms”) for the SocialJane.com website (the “Site”). Please review these terms carefully, as they are the legal terms which you agree to follow when you use the Site, as a member or guest.

By accessing or using any of the Services of this Site, you agree to be bound by the Terms of the Site which are applicable to all users, including casual visitors. If you choose to register for and create an account on the Site, you must agree to the Terms by clicking on the “I accept” button at the end of the registration form.

This Agreement is subject to change by SocialJane.com in its sole discretion at any time, with or without notice. Your continued use of this Site or the Services after the posting of revisions to this Agreement will constitute your acceptance of such revisions.

1. Eligibility
SocialJane.com is available for use to women who are at least 18 years of age. By using the Site, either as a guest or registered user, you represent and warrant that you are a woman, and at least 18 years of age.

2. Use of Site and Service
SocialJane.com is designed and made available to facilitate the introduction of adult women to each other in the hopes of forming friendships and meeting new activity partners. SocialJane.com is a forum for women to connect with other women for purely personal and platonic relationships. Likewise, the users of the Site should also be using the Site for this and only this purpose. Any deviation from this purpose will not be tolerated.

Personal and Exclusive Use
The account you create on SocialJane.com is for your personal use only. You are responsible for creating and maintaining the security of your password to the Site, and you agree to notify SocialJane.com immediately of any breach to your account. SocialJane.com grants you a personal, limited, revocable, non-exclusive, and non-transferable license to use the Site and Services. This license is exclusive to you and you may not sublicense the use of the Site. This license shall not be construed or interpreted as granting or providing rights to you to use, reproduce, modify, distribute, perform, display, possess, or control the source code or any other aspect of the Site. You solely are responsible for the activity that occurs under your password and account. Furthermore, you acknowledge that SocialJane.com cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this section.

Geographic Availability
SocialJane.com is designed for use only within the United States of America. Any use of the Site by persons outside of the United States or who are not residents of the United States, is done so with full knowledge that various features and functions of the Site are not applicable and may not be fully available and that the Site is not intended to comply with laws applicable outside of the United States of America.

Content Submission
Responsibility:
You are solely responsible for, and assume all liability regarding the content that you post on the Site, and the content that you transmit to other members of the Site. Under no circumstances is SocialJane.com to be held responsible or liable for the content posted or transmitted by users of the Site.

Guidelines:
SocialJane.com members and users are absolutely encouraged to post profiles and interact via email messages and forum/article comments. There are guidelines that must be followed when posting content to the Site. As a member and user of the Site, you agree to not distribute or post content that is:

  • defamatory, abusive, bigoted, racially offensive, or promotes the harm or hatred of any individual or group of individuals
  • harassing, annoying, or intended to harass or threaten
  • intended to promote any agenda, including but not limited to those that are religious or politically motivated
  • obscene, profane, sexually explicit, or pornographic
  • infringing on the privacy or rights of another person or entity, including: the posting of content about, photos of, or private or personal information pertaining to another person without their permission; or the posting of copyrighted material without previous written consent
  • illegal, or promotes or enables illegal activity of any kind
  • false or untrue and intended to deceive or defraud another member or user
  • antisocial or intended to disrupt or destroy the Site or the enjoyment of and use of the Site by members and other users, including the sending of a virus, Trojan horse, time bomb, worm, or other harmful code
  • off topic, or does not generally pertain to the designated theme of the Site
  • in any way used for or in connection with spamming, spimming, trolling, phising, flaming, flooding, or griefing, or activities and purposes for which these terms are typically identified with the internet

Commercial Endeavors:
You may not post any material or content that is commercial or business-related, or advertises or offers to sell any products, services, or otherwise (whether for profit or not), or solicits others (including solicitations for contributions or donations).

Personal Information:
You may not post any information which can personally identify you in an area that can be seen or ascertained by the general population of the Site. Personal information may, however, be provided on an individual basis to those members with whom you are in communication, as long as they remain within the confines of your private email communications. Personally identifiable information includes email or web addresses, physical house addresses, or phone numbers

Assumption of Risk
SocialJane.com is a social networking Site available to adult women across the United States. As a user of the Site, you assume all risk inherently associated with the online or offline interactions derived from an internet-based social network. You further agree that under no circumstances is SocialJane responsible or liable for any risks, damages, losses, or injuries that may arise due to your participation with a social network.

Content Removal
While SocialJane.com does routinely review material on the Site, it is not and cannot ultimately be held responsible for inappropriate content that may appear on the Site. SocialJane.com reserves the right to remove, delete, transfer, or edit content that it, in its sole discretion, deems unacceptable due to violations of applicable law or these Terms.

Photo Guidelines

  • Users are permitted to post up to three images per account
  • No photos of persons other than you will be displayed on the Site if you are not also in the photo (photos of family members and children are ONLY permitted when accompanied in photo by user)
  • Users may post photos of pets, landscapes, and scenery, or images where no person appears
  • Photos will not be allowed that show users in clothing or poses that are not appropriate for a woman’s social networking site. This is a subjective assessment, and one that belongs solely to the staff of SocialJane.com
  • Photos that contain imagery of anything that could be considered offensive, including gestures, signs, or other types of messages, will not be permitted
  • Under no circumstances are photos that display items that you have for sale allowed on the Site
  • No illustrations, drawings, copyrighted, or other non-photographic images will be permitted on the Site
  • No photos that contain personally identifying information are permitted on the Site. Personally identifying information includes: phone numbers, email addresses, physical addresses, web addresses, or full name, etc.
  • Photos that display the user, alone or with other persons, engaged in inappropriate behavior or behavior that the staff of SocialJane.com believes or has reason to suspect is illegal, may not be posted. This is a subjective assessment, and one that remains fully with the staff of SocialJane.com

3. Ownership Rights
Site Ownership
SocialJane.com expressly retains all ownership rights, title, and interest in all aspects of any software, Services and the Site, including, but not limited to, all current and future patents, copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, know-how, and other proprietary rights included or embodied in the Site. You may not modify the Site, create derivative works of the Site, or reverse engineer, reverse compile, reverse assemble, or do any other operation with the Site that would reveal any source code, trade secrets, know-how, or other proprietary information. You may not remove or modify any notice of confidentiality, trade secret, trademark, or copyright encoded or embodied in the Site or displayed by, on, or in the Site.

Trademarks
All brand, product, and service names used in the Services which identify SocialJane.com are proprietary marks of SocialJane.com. All brand, product, and service names used in the Services that identify third parties and their products and services are proprietary marks of such third parties. Nothing in the Services shall be deemed to confer on any person any license or right on the part of SocialJane.com or any third party with respect to any such image, logo, or name.

Copyright
Unless otherwise stated in this Agreement or on the Site, SocialJane.com is the owner of all copyright and database rights in the Services and its contents. You may not publish, distribute, extract, reuse, or reproduce any such content in any material form (including photocopying or storing it in any medium by electronic means) other than in accordance with these Terms.

SocialJane.com hereby notifies you that all the information, content, image files, software, and materials on the Site may be protected by U.S. and international copyright and other intellectual property laws, and by other applicable laws, including privacy laws. You understand that SocialJane.com is unable to provide you with permission to copy, display, or distribute material for which you do not own the copyright or other intellectual property rights. You may not copy or distribute such material without the written consent of the owner, and you are solely responsible for any copyright or other intellectual property law violations that you may incur as a result of your activities on the Site. SocialJane.com has the absolute right to terminate your account or exclude you from the Site if you use the Services to violate the intellectual property rights or other rights of third parties. You agree to indemnify and hold SocialJane.com harmless for any violation of this provision.

SocialJane.com does not claim ownership rights in any information, data, text, photographs, messages, or other materials or content you make available or use in connection with the Site and the Services, or used in connection with your account (“Content”). By submitting your Content and accepting the consideration set forth in this Agreement, as consideration for our permitting you to use the Site and the Services, you unconditionally grant to SocialJane.com a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, fully-paid, transferable right and license, with the right to sublicense through multiple levels of sublicensees, under all of your intellectual property rights in the Content, to (a) reproduce, create derivative works of, distribute, publicly perform, publicly display, digitally transmit, and otherwise use the Content in any medium or format, whether now known or hereafter discovered and (b) exercise any and all other present or future rights in the Content. You remain the owner of all Content that you submit to the Site and as a condition to your use of the Site and the Services, you represent and warrant to SocialJane.com that you are the owner of the copyright to the Content you submit to the Site or that you have written permission from the copyright owner to submit such Content. In addition, you warrant that all moral rights in any Content have been waived. You agree to indemnify and hold SocialJane.com harmless for any violation of this provision.

4. User and Account Information
You acknowledge, consent, and agree that SocialJane.com may access, preserve, and disclose your account information if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce these Terms; (c) respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third-parties; (d) respond to your requests for customer service; or (e) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of SocialJane.com, its users, and the public.

5. Links to Third-Party Web sites / Dealings with Advertisers
From time to time SocialJane.com may provide links that will take you to third party web sites. These links are provided for your convenience only. Although we may make software, hyperlinks, and other products of third-party companies available to you, your use of such products is subject to the respective terms and conditions imposed by the third party owning, manufacturing, or distributing such products, and the agreement for your use will be between you and such third party. SocialJane.com makes no warranty with regard to the products or web site of any other entity. SocialJane.com has no control over the content or availability of any third-party software or web site. In particular, (a) SocialJane.com makes no warranty that any third-party software you download or web site you visit will be free of any contaminating or destructive code, such as viruses, worms, or Trojan horses and (b) SocialJane.com notifies you that it is your responsibility to become familiar with any web site's privacy and other policies and terms of service, and to contact that site's webmaster or site administrator with any concerns.

6. Availability
SocialJane.com uses reasonable efforts to ensure that the Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. However, there will be occasions when the Services will be interrupted for maintenance, upgrades and emergency repairs or due to failure of telecommunications links and equipment that are beyond the control of SocialJane.com. SocialJane.com will use reasonable efforts to minimize such disruption. You agree that SocialJane.com shall not be liable to you for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of the Services. You understand and agree that the Services are provided without warranty of any kind. You are responsible for obtaining access to the Services and that your access may involve third party fees (such as Internet service provider charges). You are responsible for those fees, including those fees associated with the display or delivery of advertisements. In addition, you must provide and are responsible for all equipment necessary to access the Services.

7. Disclaimer of Warranty
THE SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.  IN PARTICULAR, SOCIALJANE.COM MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SITE OR THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE, THAT THE SITE OR OUR SERVERS ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR THAT THE SITE, THE SERVICES, CUSTOMER DATA OR CONTENT ARE SECURE FROM UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS. SOCIALJANE MAKES NO WARRANTY REGARDING ANY SOFTWARE, GOODS, SERVICES, PROMOTIONS, OR THE DELIVERY OF ANY GOODS OR SERVICES, PURCHASED, ACCESSED OR OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE OR ADVERTISED THROUGH THE SITE. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION GIVEN BY SOCIALJANE.COM, ITS EMPLOYEES, OR AFFILIATES SHALL CREATE A WARRANTY.

8. Limitation of Lilability
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, BY YOUR USE OF THE SITE, THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE, INCLUDING ANY SOFTWARE OR OTHER MATERIALS ON THE SITE, AND ANY RELIANCE UPON IT, IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK, THAT YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ALL COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ALL NECESSARY SERVICING OR REPAIRS OF ANY EQUIPMENT YOU USE IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SITE. YOU AGREE THAT, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL SOCIALJANE BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, USE, IMAGES, DATA, OR OTHER INTANGIBLES, EVEN IF SOCIALJANE.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SITE, INCLUDING ITS SERVICES, FROM ANY CHANGES TO THE SITE, INCLUDING ITS SERVICES, OR FROM UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR CONTENT. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT DOWN-TIME AND COMPUTER VIRUSES ARE RISKS INHERENT IN THE USE OF THE INTERNET AND SOFTWARE PRODUCTS, AND YOU AGREE TO ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY HARM OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND OR CHARACTER WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM THESE POSSIBLE HARMS. YOU ALSO SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU MAY BE DISCLOSING SENSITIVE, PRIVATE, AND CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOURSELF IN YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND YOU AGREE TO ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY HARM OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND OR CHARACTER WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM YOUR RELEASE OF SUCH CONTENT.

IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE SITE, OR WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, OR FEEL SOCIALJANE.COM HAS BREACHED THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SITE AND THE SERVICES.  THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF SOCIALJANE TO YOU FOR ANY CLAIM ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS OR USE OF THE SITE SHALL NOT EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU FOR THE SERVICES IN QUESTION.  IT IS THE INTENTION OF BOTH PARTIES THAT THIS PROVISION BE CONSTRUED BY A COURT AS BEING THE BROADEST LIMITATION OF LIABILITY CONSISTENT WITH APPLICABLE LAW.

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER TYPES OF DAMAGES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

9. Indemnification
You agree to indemnify and hold SocialJane.com, its subsidiaries and affiliates, and each of their directors, officers, agents, contractors, partners, and employees, harmless from and against any loss, liability, claim, demand, damages, costs, and expenses, including reasonable attorney's fees, arising out of or in connection with your use of the Services or the Site, your conduct in connection with the Services or the Site or with other users of the Services or the Site, or any violation of these Terms, of any law or the rights of any third party.

10. Complaints
All complaints about the Site should be directed to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Customer support is only offered via email; we do not provide telephone support at this time.

11. Privacy
It is the policy of SocialJane.com to respect the privacy of individuals who visit the web site, create accounts, and/or provide comments to us. We collect addresses, names, and other identifying and contact information from users of the Site in order to correspond with users about the Site, and their use of the Site, along with any questions they have relating to the Services. We may use this information to send users other information about the Site. You may choose not to receive this information by updating your account profile and de-selecting the option to receive communication. We may also collect identifying information about you through a log of all traffic on our web site and aggregate that information into site functionality data. Our purpose for collecting the information is to analyze the use of the Site and improve its format and functionality. We may on occasion provide aggregate demographical information about web site users or members to third parties, such as suppliers or advertisers, but currently such information does not identify specific individuals. We do not currently use any personally identifiable information for any purpose other than those we have described here; for example, we do not sell or rent any personally identifiable information about our users to any third party. SocialJane.com does reserve the right to provide user information to third parties when required to comply with U.S. law or legal procedure, to protect SocialJane or its users’ rights or property, and in emergency situations if physical safety or health is at issue. Registration data and certain other information about you are subject to our Privacy Policy. For more information, see our full Privacy Policy.

12. Suspension and Termination of Access and Membership
SocialJane.com reserves the right to suspend or terminate your account and use of the Site, at any time, without notice, for any reason, including but not limited to the following:

  • Breach of these Terms, including policies or guidelines set forth by SocialJane.com elsewhere;
  • Conduct that SocialJane.com believes is harmful to other users of the Services or the business of SocialJane.com or other third party information providers.

Further, you agree that SocialJane.com shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Site. SocialJane.com reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Services (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that SocialJane.com shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of the Services.

13. Payment, Pricing, Renewal, and Refunds
Payment
You agree to pay SocialJane.com in advance the applicable fees for the Services provided by SocialJane.com under this Agreement. SocialJane.com will bill your credit card for all fees. You will provide SocialJane.com with accurate and complete billing information including legal name, address, telephone number, and credit card or debit card billing information. If such information is false or fraudulent, SocialJane.com reserves the right to terminate the Services and your access to the Site in addition to seeking any other legal remedies. SocialJane.com is not responsible for any charges or expenses (e.g., for overdrawn accounts, exceeding credit card limits, etc.) resulting from charges billed by SocialJane.com. All fees will be paid in U.S. dollars and are due as set forth on the Site. SocialJane.com’s fees are exclusive of all taxes, levies, or duties imposed by taxing authorities, and you will be responsible for payment of all such taxes, levies, or duties, excluding only United States (federal or state) taxes based solely on SocialJane.com’s income.

Pricing
The fees for the Services provided on the Site are posted on the Site. Fees for new memberships are subject to change.

Refunds
SocialJane.com does not offer refunds for Services under any circumstances. SocialJane.com provides tours of the Site and access to many of the features of the Site to un-registered users. Each charge will be considered valid unless disputed by you in writing within thirty (30) days after the billing date. No adjustments will be made for disputed charges made more than thirty (30) days after the billing date.

14. General Provisions
For the purposes of this Agreement, “you” and “User” means you, the person using the Site, and, if applicable, the person that agrees to the Terms when registering for an account. “SocialJane,” SocialJane.com," “we,” or “us” means SocialJane.com Inc.  In the case of inconsistencies between these Terms and information included in off-line materials (e.g., promotional materials and mailers), these Terms will always govern and take precedence.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to the use of the Site or this Agreement must be brought, if at all, within one (1) year from the accrual of the claim or cause of action or be forever barred. The parties agree that this Agreement and any claims hereunder shall be governed by and subject to the laws of the state of Colorado, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.

No Resale of Services
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade, resell, or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Services, use of the Services, or access to the Services.

Independent Contractors
No joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and SocialJane.com as a result of this Agreement or use of the Services or the Site.

Enforcement
If any legal action is brought to enforce this Agreement, the prevailing party will be entitled to reimbursement of its attorneys’ fees, court costs, and other collection expenses, in addition to any other relief it may receive from the other party.

Waiver
The failure of SocialJane.com to enforce any right or provision in this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by SocialJane in writing.

Construction
The headings of Sections of the Agreement are for convenience and are not to be used in interpretation.

Entire Agreement
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and SocialJane.com and governs your use of the Site, superseding any prior agreements between you and SocialJane.com. If any provision of this Agreement is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Agreement remain in full force and effect.

15. Digital Millennium Copyright Act
We have adopted and implemented a policy that provides for the termination, in appropriate circumstances as determined by us in our sole discretion, of Users who are infringers of copyright. Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), notifications of claimed copyright infringement must be sent to Service Provider's Designated Agent.

Notification must be submitted to the following:
Service Provider: SocialJane.com Inc.
Name: Legal Department
Email:  [ This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ]
1152 Glenridge Place NE, Atlanta, GA 30342

To be effective, the notification must be a written communication that includes the following:

  • A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner
  • Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed
  • Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or and information as to its location on the Site
  • Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and email address
  • A statement that the complaining party has a good-faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law
  • A statement, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate, and that you are the complaining party or authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner

16. Document Date
This agreement is current as of February 1, 2012.