Terms of Service

Prinkl is a social printing service aims to make your own prints from Instagram™ photos.

Prinkl uses the Instagram™ API (Application Programming Interface) but is not endorsed or certified by Instagram™ or their affilliates.

Even though we are not endorsed by Instagram™ we do respect their products. By using the Prinkl website you are agreeing to be bound by the terms and conditions of Instagram™ which can be viewed at: http://instagram.com/legal/terms

The following terms and conditions govern all use of the Prinkl website and all content, services and products available at or through the website. The Prinkl.com website is owned and operated by Prinkl. The Prinkl website is offered subject to your acceptance without modification of all of the terms and conditions contained herein and all other operating rules, policies (including, without limitation, Prinkl's privacy policy) and procedures that may be published from time to time on this Site by Prinkl (collectively, the "Agreement"). 

Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using the Prinkl website. By accessing or using any part of the Prinkl website, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the Prinkl website or use any services. If these terms and conditions are considered an offer by Prinkl, acceptance is expressly limited to these terms. The Prinkl website is available only to individuals who are at least 13 years old. 

Your Prinkl Account.

If you create a comment on the Prinkl website or share any images, you are responsible for maintaining the security of your account, and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any other actions taken in connection with the account. You must not describe or assign keywords in your account in a misleading or unlawful manner, including in a manner intended to trade on the name or reputation of others, and Prinkl may remove your account if any description or keyword that it considers inappropriate or unlawful, or otherwise likely to cause Prinkl liability. You must immediately notify Prinkl of any unauthorized uses of your account or any other breaches of security. Prinkl will not be liable for any acts or omissions by You, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions. 

Responsibility of all visitors/ account holders of Prinkl.

If you post material to the Prinkl website, post links on the Prinkl website, comment on the Prinkl website or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available by means of the Prinkl website (any such material, "Content"), You are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content. That is the case regardless of whether the Content in question constitutes text, graphics, an audio file, or computer software. By making Content available, you represent and warrant that:

  • the downloading, copying and use of the Content will not infringe the proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark or trade secret rights, of any third party;
  • if your employer has rights to intellectual property you create, you have either (i) received permission from your employer to post or make available the Content, including but not limited to any software, or (ii) secured from your employer a waiver as to all rights in or to the Content;
  • you have fully complied with any third-party licenses relating to the Content, and have done all things necessary to successfully pass through to end users any required terms;
  • the Content does not contain or install any viruses, worms, malware, Trojan horses or other harmful or destructive content;
  • the Content is not spam, is not machine- or randomly-generated, and does not contain unethical or unwanted commercial content designed to drive traffic to third party sites or boost the search engine rankings of third party sites, or to further unlawful acts (such as phishing) or mislead recipients as to the source of the material (such as spoofing);
  • the Content is not pornographic, does not contain threats or incite violence towards individuals or entities, and does not violate the privacy or publicity rights of any third party;
  • your images/ comments is not getting advertised via unwanted electronic messages such as spam links on newsgroups, email lists, other blogs and web sites, and similar unsolicited promotional methods;
  • your account username is not named in a manner that misleads your readers into thinking that you are another person or company. For example, your account name is not the name of a person other than yourself or company other than your own.

Responsibility of Website Visitors

Prinkl has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, posted to the Prinkl website, and cannot therefore be responsible for that material’s content, use or effects. By operating the Prinkl website, Prinkl does not represent or imply that it endorses the material there posted, or that it believes such material to be accurate, useful or non-harmful. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. The Prinkl website may contain content that is offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable, as well as content containing technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors. The Prinkl website may also contain material that violates the privacy or publicity rights, or infringes the intellectual property and other proprietary rights, of third parties, or the downloading, copying or use of which is subject to additional terms and conditions, stated or unstated. Prinkl disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of the Prinkl website, or from any downloading by those visitors of content there posted.

Content Posted on Other Websites

We have not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, made available through the websites and webpages to which Prinkl links, and that link to Prinkl. Prinkl does not have any control over those Prinkl websites and webpages, and is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to a Prinkl website or webpage, Prinkl does not represent or imply that it endorses such website or webpage. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Prinkl disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of non Prinkl websites and webpages. 

Copyright Infringement and DMCA Policy.

As Prinkl asks others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by Prinkl violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify Prinkl who will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material. Prinkl will terminate a visitor’s access to and use of the Prinkl website if, under appropriate circumstances, the visitor is determined to be a repeat infringer of the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of Prinkl or others. 

Intellectual Property

This Agreement does not transfer from Prinkl to you any Prinkl or third party intellectual property, and all right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with Prinkl. The Prinkl logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with Prinkl, or the Prinkl website are trademarks or registered trademarks of Prinkl or Prinkl’s licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Prinkl website may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Prinkl website grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any Prinkl or third-party trademarks

Changes

Prinkl reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of this Agreement. It is your responsibility to check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Prinkl website following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes. Prinkl may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the Prinkl website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement

Termination

Prinkl may terminate your access to all or any part of the Prinkl website at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement or your Prinkl account (if you have one), you may simply discontinue using the Prinkl website. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

Disclaimer of Warranties

Prinkl website is provided “as is”. Prinkl and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Neither Prinkl nor its suppliers and licensors, makes any warranty that the Prinkl website will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. Please understand that you download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, the Prinkl website at your own discretion and risk. 

Limitation of Liability

In no event will Prinkl, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement or substitute products or services; (iii) for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data; or (iv) for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to Prinkl under this agreement during the twelve (12) month period prior to the cause of action. Prinkl shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law. 

General Representation and Warranty

You represent and warrant that (i) your use of the Prinkl website will be in strict accordance with the Prinkl Privacy Policy, with this Agreement and with all applicable laws and regulations (including without limitation any local laws or regulations in your country, state, city, or other governmental area, regarding online conduct and acceptable content, and including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside) and (ii) your use of the Prinkl website will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party. 

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Prinkl, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, members, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the Prinkl website, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement. 

Miscellaneous

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between Prinkl and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of Prinkl, or by the posting by Prinkl of a revised version. Except to the extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise, this Agreement, any access to or use of the Prinkl website will be governed by the laws of South-Africa, excluding its conflict of law provisions, and the proper venue for any disputes arising out of or relating to any of the same will be the courts located in Pretoria, Gauteng Pretoria. The prevailing party in any action or proceeding to enforce this Agreement shall be entitled to costs and attorneys’ fees. If any part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties’ original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. You may assign your rights under this Agreement to any party that consents to, and agrees to be bound by, its terms and conditions; Prinkl may assign its rights under this Agreement without condition. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns.