Terms of Service
LAST UPDATE: September 15, 2017
Services) provided by the Aurora Labs Website (
auroradao.com), you (the
Users) are deemed to have read, understood, and accepted all of the following Terms and Conditions (
Terms) in the Agreement (
Agreement) outlined by AURORA LABS Ltd. (The Company,
As used in these Terms,
Aurorarefers to the company Aurora Labs Ltd, including, without limitation, its owners, directors, investors, employees, or other related parties.
Please review the terms described herein carefully. Your use of the Aurora Website is contingent on your acceptance of these Terms and all the Terms and policies incorporated herein. You cannot use auroradao.com if you do not agree to these terms, and your use and participation means you agree and accept these Terms and Conditions. These terms are void where prohibited by law, and the right to access and use the Website is revoked in any such jurisdiction.
PLEASE READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY. IT IS AN AGREEMENT AND CONTAINS VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE TERMS OF OUR SERVICES. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS, DO NOT USE OUR SERVICES.
By using our Services, you accept and are bound by the Terms below.
Unless otherwise indicated, the Services and all content and other materials in the Services, including, without limitation, the Aurora trademark and/or logo, and all designs, text, graphics, pictures, information, data, software, sound files, other files and the selection and arrangement thereof (collectively, the
Aurora Content) are the proprietary property of Aurora or its sponsors, or licensors and are protected by international copyright and/or other intellectual property laws.
Subject to these Terms, Aurora grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable and fully revocable license (the
Aurora Labs License) to access and use the Services during the time that you are in compliance with these Terms.
ELIGIBILITY TO USE THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY AURORA
You must be 18 years or older to access or make use of the Services. The Services are not targeted to, or intended to be used by, anyone under the age of 18.
UPDATING YOUR CONTACT INFORMATION
It is your responsibility as a user to keep your primary address registered with Aurora so that we can communicate with you. In the event that we send an electronic communication to you but you do not receive it because your primary email address registered with us is incorrect, out of date, blocked by your service provider, or otherwise unable to receive electronic communications, we will still be deemed to have provided the communication to you. If you use a spam filter that blocks emails from senders not listed in your email address book, it is your responsibility to add Aurora to your address book so that you are able to receive communications from us.
DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
Aurora provides a secure, convenient Service for processing government-backed currencies onto and off of the Ethereum Network.
Step-by-Step Process Explanation:
- A User can access Aurora in two steps:
- Website - Users must download the Aurora Client from the Website.
- Run the Client locally - Users must run the client on their computer to have access to the various components that make up Aurora.
- Once the Client is running locally users can access boreal banking and IDEX.
- The User is free to send boreals anywhere on the Ethereum Network.
It is your sole responsibility to determine what, if any, taxes apply to the payments you make or receive, and to collect, report, and remit the correct tax to the appropriate tax authority. Aurora is not responsible for determining whether taxes apply to your transaction, or for collecting, reporting, or remitting any taxes arising from any transaction.
THE ETHEREUM WALLET
You are responsible for maintaining the security of your Ethereum wallet and any device that you utilize in connection with the Services, and ensuring that no unauthorized person has access to your Ethereum wallet or any device that you utilize in connection with the Services.
USE OF THE SERVICE
Your use of the Services shall be for non-commercial purposes, which means you shall not sublicense, rent, lease, sell, trade, gift, bequeath or otherwise transfer any license associated with the Services to anyone.
In connection with your use of these Services, you hereby agree that you will not:
- Provide false, inaccurate, or misleading information;
- Use, or attempt to use, the Services to harass, abuse, or harm, or advocate or incite harassment, abuse or harm of another person or group;
- Partake in any transaction involving the proceeds of illegal activity (defined below);
- Violate or assist in the violation of any applicable law, statute, ordinance, or regulation;
- Intentionally try to defraud Aurora or its Users;
- Take any action that interferes with, intercepts, or expropriate any system, data, or information;
- Transmit or upload any malicious software or program;
- Attempt to gain unauthorized access to other Aurora accounts, the Website, or any related networks; or
- Disrupt the Services in any manner.
In the event a User violates this Agreement, Aurora reserves the right to restrict that User’s access to Aurora software.
In using our Services, you may view content provided by third parties, including links to web pages of such parties. We do not control, endorse or adopt any Third-Party Content, and shall have no responsibility for Third-Party Content, including but not limited to material that may be misleading, incomplete, erroneous, offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable. Any business dealings or correspondence with such Third-Parties are solely between you and the Third-Parties. Aurora is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings, and you understand that your use of Third-Party Content and your interactions with Third-Parties is at your own risk.
DISCLAIMER: RISKS RELATED TO CRYPTOCURRENCY AND USE OF OUR SERVICE AND RISKS RELATED
TO USE OF ETHEREUM PLATFORM
Aurora is not liable for any damages that may arise out of or in connection with your use of this Website. This includes, but is not limited to, direct loss, loss of business or profits, damage caused by your computer, computer software, systems and programs, and the data thereon or any other direct or indirect, consequential and incidental damages. In addition, Aurora is not liable for any losses incurred, either directly or indirectly through your use of the Website or any of its functions and features.
Users of the Website and/or the Client are responsible for the results of their actions.
Aurora is an independent contractor for all purposes and is not your agent or trustee. Aurora does not have control of, or liability for, any products or services that are purchased or sold by third parties using the Services. Aurora does not guarantee the identity of any user or other party, or ensure that a buyer or seller is authorized to complete a transaction or will complete a transaction.
Aurora is not liable for any losses or issues that may arise from such third party transactions. If you are not satisfied with any goods or services purchased from, or sold to, a third party using the Services, you must resolve that dispute directly with the third party.
Aurora is not held liable for any malfunction, breakdown, delay or interruption to the Internet connection, or if for any other reason our Website, is unavailable for any period of time.
Aurora is not responsible for any problems that may result from the use of the Ethereum platform, or any problems arising from the Ethereum code.
Aurora is not an insured financial institution. As a result, unlike funds held in most banks or credit unions, amounts displayed through the Services are not insured against loss.
APPLICABLE LAW AND ARBITRATION
You and Aurora agree to arbitrate any dispute arising from these Terms or your use of the Services. Arbitration prevents you from suing in court or from having a jury trial. You and Aurora agree to notify each other in writing of any dispute within sixty days of when it arises.
In addition, you and Aurora also agree:
- To attempt informal resolution prior to any demand for arbitration;
- That any arbitration will occur in the Republic of Panama;
- That any arbitration will be conducted confidentially by a single arbitrator, selected by a third-party arbitration forum;
- That the federal courts in the Republic of Panama have exclusive jurisdiction over any appeals of an arbitration award and over any suit between the parties not subject to arbitration; and
- That the arbitrator has the authority to grant any remedy that would otherwise be available in court.
Any dispute between the parties will be governed by these Terms and the laws of the Republic of Panama,
without giving effect to any conflict of laws principles that may provide for the application of the
law of another jurisdiction.
You will only be permitted to pursue claims against us on an individual basis, not as a plaintiff or class member in any class or representative action or proceeding, and you will only be permitted to seek relief (including monetary, injunctive, and declaratory relief) on an individual basis.
Aurora will not be deemed in default of these Terms to the extent that performance of its obligations or attempts to cure any breach are delayed or prevented by reason of any external force including, but not limited to, war, insurrections, bank failures, strikes, fires, floods, earthquakes, labor disputes, epidemics, governmental regulations, freight embargoes, natural disaster, act of government or any other cause beyond our reasonable control.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNIFICATION
You hereby expressly understand and agree that Aurora and our affiliates and service providers, and their respective officers, directors, agents, joint ventures, employees, and representatives will not be liable for any indirect, special, incidental, punitive, exemplary or consequential damages for loss of profits, use, data, or business associated with the use of the Service, or any action taken with boreals once they are on the Ethereum Network.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Aurora, its subsidiaries, affiliates, independent contractors, service providers and consultants, and their respective directors, employees and agents from and against any claims, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of your use of the Services in any form.
The Services are provided
as is and without any
representation of warranty, whether express, implied, or statutory. Aurora, our
affiliates, officers, directors, agents, joint venturers, employees, and suppliers specifically disclaim
any implied warranties of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
Aurora does not have any control over the products or services that are paid for with boreals, or by use of our Services, and cannot ensure that the party with whom you are dealing will complete a transaction or is authorized to do so. We do not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted or secure access to any part of the Services, and operation of our Website or Client may be interfered with by numerous factors outside of our control. Our Services may not be available to you due to your residency, geographic location, or eligibility criteria. Certain jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties, so the foregoing disclaimers may not apply to you.
WAIVER AND CONFLICT
The failure of Aurora to exercise or enforce any right or provision in these Terms shall not operate as a waiver. As it relates to the Services, if there is ever a conflict between these Terms and any other terms or policies these Terms will control.
DISCLOSURES TO LEGAL AUTHORITIES AND AUTHORIZED FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS
Aurora may share your personal information with law enforcement, data protection authorities, government officials, and other authorities in the following situations:
- When required by law;
- When compelled by subpoena, court order, or other legal procedure;
AMENDMENTS & ALTERATIONS TO THE AURORA TERMS OF SERVICE
Aurora reserves the right to amend, change, add, remove, or alter portions of these Terms, at any time. In the event of any amendments or alterations to the Terms, Aurora will notify Users by sending an email to the address we have on file for you. In addition, any amendments or alterations will be noted on the Website. These changes will be effective immediately upon notice to you by email or posting on the Website. It is your responsibility to review the amended Terms. Your continued use of the Website and/or the Client following the notification of amendments or alterations will mean that you accept and agree to the changes. Furthermore, continued use will mean that you agree that all subsequent transactions by you will be subject to the most recent Terms outlined on the Website.
In the event that you disagree with any new amendments and alterations to the Terms, you may withdraw your consent by stopping to use Aurora products.
The headings of each section in this Agreement are included only for convenience and
shall not affect the constructions of these Terms.
Please Contact us at [email protected] to report any violations of this User Agreement or to ask any questions regarding this agreement or the Services.
LAST UPDATE: September 15, 2017
Aurora is committed to protecting your privacy. Authorized employees within the company only use any information collected from individual customers as necessary. We will not sell, share, or rent your personal information to any third party, unless required by extraordinary and rare circumstances such as being compelled by law enforcement. Any emails sent by this Company will only be in connection with the provision of agreed Services.
We may use your contact information to inform you of any changes to the Services, or to send you additional information about us.
We may only share your personal information as follows:
- With your consent;
- To comply with applicable laws;
- To respond to legal requests and legal process;
- To protect the rights, life, and property of Aurora, our agents, registered users, and others. This includes enforcing our agreements, policies, and Terms of Service;
- In an emergency, i.e. protecting the safety of our employees and agents, our registered users, or any person;
- To certain employees when the sharing of such information is indispensable to the conduct of their employment; and
- With companies that we plan to merge with or be acquired by.
When using our Services we will collect personal information that you provide to us. For example, that may include registration, online surveys, and other online forums that ask users to provide their names, email addresses, other contact information, optional demographic information, financial account information, and feedback.
When you use our Services, we collect information about your transactions and/or your other activities on our Website and Services and we may continuously collect information about your computer, mobile device, or other access device for fraud prevention purposes, to monitor for possible breach of your Aurora Account, and to identify any malicious software or other activity that may harm Aurora or its users.
Aurora will take reasonable measures in an effort to prevent the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information that we obtain from you, but we make no assurances about our ability to prevent any such loss, misuse or alteration, and we will have no liability to you or to any third party arising out of any such loss, misuse or alteration.