(Last updated May, 2017)

This website, located at www.ruvna.com and the related services offered through it or any mobile application provided by us (collectively, the “Site”), is provided by Ruvna, Inc. (“Ruvna,” “we,” “our,” or “us”) to the person accessing the Site (“you,” or “your”).

1. You Agree to These Terms of Use
Your access to, and use of, the Site is subject to the following Terms of Use and all applicable laws and regulations. By accessing and using the Site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, these Terms of Use. Ruvna may, at any time and without notice, modify these Terms of Use by revising them on the Site.  Your continued use of the Site constitutes your acceptance of any such revisions.  You should therefore periodically visit this page to review the current Terms of Use.  You may not modify these Terms of Use except in a writing signed by Ruvna.

If you do not agree and accept, without limitation or qualification, these Terms of Use, you must exit the Site.

2. Permitted Use of the Site
The information and materials on the Site are provided for general informational purposes. You may not use, reproduce or distribute the text, video, graphics, downloads, tools or any other content on the Site for any other purpose.

3. User Submitted Content
The Site may, from time to time, offer interactive features that allow users to submit content to or in connection with the Site. Ruvna does not and cannot review all such content, and is not responsible for such content. You are solely responsible for all content that you transmit via the Site.

You acknowledge that by providing the ability to view and distribute your user-generated content on the Site, Ruvna is merely acting as a passive conduit for such distribution and is not undertaking any obligation or liability, or making any representation or warranty, related thereto. Ruvna reserves the right to review, block or remove communications or content that it determines to be unacceptable to Ruvna in its sole discretion.

Harassment in any manner or form on the Site, including via e-mail, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a Ruvna employee, host, or representative or an emergency responder or other Site user is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the Site any content which is misleading, fraudulent, libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable (in our sole discretion) or which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any regulation or law.

4. Notice; Electronic Communications
When you use the Site or send e-mails to Ruvna, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on the Site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

5. Privacy
Ruvna’s Privacy Policy is incorporated and made part of these Terms of Use. You hereby agree to such Privacy Policy. Any personally identifiable information (for example, name, address, telephone number or e-mail address) that you transmit to the Site by electronic mail or otherwise will be used by Ruvna in accordance with the Privacy Policy. Any other communication or material you transmit to the Site, such as questions, comments, suggestions or the like, will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary.  If you represent or act on behalf of a school, you hereby represent, warrant and covenant to us that you have obtained all consents and rights necessary for us to collect, use and distribute student and staff information in connection with the Site.

6. Disclaimer – Warranty
THE SITE, AND ANY CONTENT (INCLUDING DATA, INFORMATION AND MATERIALS), PRODUCTS OR SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE ON OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS.”   TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, RUVNA HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

Ruvna does not represent or warrant that the Site or any related products or services, or any use thereof, will be uninterrupted or error-free, that any defects will be corrected, or that the Site or the server that makes the Site available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Ruvna does not make any warranties or representations regarding the Site or any related products, services or content in terms of quality, suitability, correctness, accuracy, completeness, adequacy, availability, usefulness, timeliness, reliability or otherwise. Ruvna does not make any warranties or representations regarding the security of any personally identifiable information. Some states do not permit limitations or exclusions on warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you.

The Site is not a replacement for 911.  If you are in immediate danger, are suffering a medical emergency or are the victim of a crime, call 911 and/or the appropriate authorities and do not rely on the Site.  Ruvna and the Site have no control over whether any individual, entity or agency will receive or respond to any emergency message or signal.  Ruvna makes no promises or guarantees that using the Site will provide you or others with greater personal safety.  The Site does not take the place of common sense and other reasonable safety measures.  You shall exercise your own independent judgment regarding, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any content on or related to the Site.

7. Indemnification
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Ruvna, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of these Terms of Use or any activity related to your account (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the Site using your account.

8. Limitations of Liability
YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. NEITHER RUVNA, NOR ANY OF ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS OR DIRECTORS, NOR ANY OF ITS AGENTS OR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, OR DELIVERING THE SITE OR ITS CONTENT, ARE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THE SITE WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH DAMAGES. Some states do not permit limitations or exclusions on warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you.

9. Third Party Links
In an attempt to provide increased value to our users, Ruvna may link to sites operated by third parties. However, even if the third party is affiliated with Ruvna, Ruvna has no control over these linked sites, all of which may have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of Ruvna. These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk. Without limiting the foregoing, Ruvna specifically disclaims any responsibility if such sites: infringe any third party’s intellectual property rights; are inaccurate, incomplete or misleading; are not merchantable or fit for a particular purpose; do not provide adequate security; contain viruses or other items of a destructive nature; or are libelous or defamatory.

Ruvna does not endorse the content, or any products or services available, on such sites.  Nonetheless, Ruvna seeks to protect the integrity of the Site and the links placed upon it and therefore requests any feedback (including if a specific link does not work).

10. Trademarks
The following trademarks are our property: Ruvna. These marks may not be used without our consent.

11. Copyright
Copyright © 2017, Ruvna, Inc. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

All content included on the Site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of Ruvna or its content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on the Site is the exclusive property of Ruvna and protected by United States and international copyright laws. All software used on the Site is the property of Ruvna or its software suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws.  You agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials printed or downloaded from the Site.

12. Copyright Complaints
Ruvna respects the intellectual property of others. The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (the “DMCA”) provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you believe in good faith that materials hosted by Ruvna infringe your copyright rights, you (or your agent) may send us a notice requesting that the material be removed, or access to it blocked. The notice must include the following information:

  • a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
  • identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single website are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
  • identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material;
  • information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone number and email address;
  • a statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by you, your agent, or the law; and
  • a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

All notices described above should be sent to Ruvna’s Designated Agent (by email, fax, or mail) at: legal@ruvna.com.

We suggest that you consult your legal advisor before filing a notice or counter-notice as the above-stated notification requirements may have changed. Please note that under Section 512(f) of the DMCA, any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability.

13. Export Control
Software and other materials downloaded or otherwise made available from the Site may be subject to United States Export Control. The United States Export Control laws prohibit the export of certain technical data and software to certain territories. No software from the Site may be downloaded or exported: into (or to a national or resident of) Cuba, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Iran, Sudan, Syria, or any other country to which the United States has embargoed goods; or anyone on the United States Treasury Department’s list of Specially Designated Nationals or the United States Commerce Department’s Table of Deny Orders.

Ruvna does not authorize the downloading or exportation of any software or technical data from the Site to any jurisdiction prohibited by the United States Export Control Laws.

14. Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms of Use and your use of the Site are governed by the laws of the State of New York, without regard to its choice of law provisions. The courts of general jurisdiction located within State of New York, will have exclusive jurisdiction over any and all disputes arising out of, relating to or concerning these Terms of Use and/or the Site or in which these Terms of Use and/or the Site are a material fact.

15. Assignment
Ruvna may assign its rights and duties under these Terms of Use to any party at any time without notice to you. You may not assign, delegate or otherwise transfer these Terms of Use, or any of your rights or obligations hereunder, without Ruvna’s prior written consent.

16. Severability
If any provision of these Terms of Use is held invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible under applicable law and the other provisions shall remain in full force and effect.

17. Questions and feedback
We welcome your questions, comments, and concerns about the Site. Please send us any and all feedback pertaining to the Site to legal@ruvna.com.