Terms and conditions
Last updated on 22 Mar 2022
These terms and conditions (“Agreement”) set forth the general terms and conditions of your use of the “Matchark” mobile application (“Mobile Application” or “Service”) and any of its related products and services (collectively, “Services”). This Agreement is legally binding between you (“User”, “you” or “your”) and this Mobile Application developer (“Operator”, “we”, “us” or “our”). If you are entering into this agreement on behalf of a business or other legal entity, you represent that you have the authority to bind such entity to this agreement, in which case the terms “User”, “you” or “your” shall refer to such entity. If you do not have such authority, or if you do not agree with the terms of this agreement, you must not accept this agreement and may not access and use the Mobile Application and Services. By accessing and using the Mobile Application and Services, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement. You acknowledge that this Agreement is a contract between you and the Operator, even though it is electronic and is not physically signed by you, and it governs your use of the Mobile Application and Services.
1. Service provider
16, Saimdang-ro 8-gil, Seocho-gu,
Seoul, Republic of Korea 06640
2. Introduction to service
Matchark is the next generation platform that provides data-based matching for amateur football players and clubs in UK. Our service allows the players and clubs to search for desired information more quickly and efficiently.
3. Accounts and membership
You must be 13 or over in order to use our Service. If you create an account in the Mobile Application, 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 it. We may, but have no obligation to, monitor and review new accounts before you may sign in and start using the Services. Providing false contact information of any kind may result in the termination of your account. You must immediately notify us of any unauthorized uses of your account or any other breaches of security. We 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. We may suspend, disable, or delete your account (or any part thereof) if we determine that you have violated any provision of this Agreement or that your conduct or content would tend to damage our reputation and goodwill. If we delete your account for the foregoing reasons, you may not re-register for our Services. We may block your email address and Internet protocol address to prevent further registration.
4. Prohibited use
In addition to other terms as set forth in the Agreement, you are prohibited from using the Mobile Application and Services or Content: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to violate any international, or domestic regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Mobile Application and Services, third party products and services, or the Internet; (h) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (i) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (j) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Mobile Application and Services, third party products and services, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Mobile Application and Services for violating any of the prohibited uses.
5. Permissions from the User
5.1 Permission to use content you create and share
Users own the intellectual property rights (such as copyright or trademarks) in any such content that Users create and share on Matchark. However, to provide our services, we need you to give us some legal permission (known as a ‘license’) to use that content. This is solely for the purposes of providing and improving our Products and services.
Specifically, when Users share, post, or upload content that is covered by intellectual property rights on or in connection with our Products, you grant us a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, and worldwide license to host, use, distribute, modify, run, copy, publicly perform or display, translate, and create derivative works of your content. This license is for the purpose of making our Products available to you and to others that access or use them. The scope and substance of the license are limited to the extent permitted by applicable laws.
When Users delete content, it’s no longer visible to other users however it may continue to exist elsewhere on our systems where:
a. immediate deletion is not possible due to technical limitations (in which case, your content will be deleted within a maximum of 90 days from when you delete it);
b. user’s content has been used by others in accordance with this license and they have not deleted it (in which case this license will continue to apply until that content is deleted); or
c. where immediate deletion would restrict our ability to:
i. investigate or identify illegal activity or violations of our terms and policies (for example, to identify or investigate misuse of our Products or systems);
ii. comply with a legal obligation, such as the preservation of evidence; or
iii. comply with a request of a judicial or administrative authority, law enforcement or a government agency;
in which case, the content will be retained for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which it has been retained (the exact duration will vary on a case-by-case basis).
In each of the above cases, this license will continue until the content has been fully deleted.
5.2 Permission to use user’s name, profile picture, and information about your actions with ads and sponsored content
You give us permission to use your name and profile picture and information about actions you have taken on Matchark for the purpose of enabling us to show such information next to or in connection with ads, offers, and other sponsored content that we display across our Products, without any compensation to you.
6. User Data
We do not own any data, information or material (collectively, “Content”) that you submit in the Mobile Application in the course of using the Service. You shall have sole responsibility for the accuracy, quality, integrity, legality, reliability, appropriateness, and intellectual property ownership or right to use of all submitted Content.
The User grants Matchark a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, transferrable, perpetual, irrevocable licence, together with the right to grant sublicenses, to use, reproduce, distribute, export, analyse, create derivative works from and display the User Data to deliver the App and the Services, to make the User Data available to Matchark’s other users and users with whom the User interacts or has interacted via the App, for Matchark’s own analytical, administrative, operational, business and management purposes, and for the purposes of Matchark continually developing and improving the App and the Services.
In regards to personal information protection, please refer to our Privacy Notice.
7. Limitation of Liability
We have taken every care in the preparation of our Site and our Service. However, we will not be responsible for any errors or omissions in relation to such content or for any technical problems you may experience with our Site or our Service. If we are informed of any inaccuracies on our Site or in our Service we will attempt to correct this as soon as we reasonably can. To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all liability (whether arising in contract, in negligence or otherwise) for loss or damage which you or any third party may incur in connection with our Site, our Service, and any website linked to our Site and any materials posted on it. This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, or any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
8. Disputes resolution
9. Update on the terms
We may change our Service and policies, and we may need to make changes to these Terms so that they accurately reflect our Service and policies. Unless otherwise required by law, we will notify you before we make changes to these Terms and give you an opportunity to review them at least 30 days before they go into effect. Then, if you continue to use the Service following the effective date of the changes, you will be bound by the updated Terms. If you do not want to agree to these or any updated Terms, you can delete your account.
10. Acceptance of these terms
You acknowledge that you have read this Agreement and agree to all its terms and conditions. By accessing and using the Mobile Application and Services you agree to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Agreement, you are not authorized to access or use the Mobile Application and Services.