Terms of Service

General

Sponsorama provides an online platform that connects properties who are looking for sponsors with companies, organizations and brands seeking to sponsor such properties (collectively, the "Services"). Which Services are accessible at sponsorama.com and any other websites through which Sponsorama makes the Services available (collectively, the "Site") and as applications for mobile, tablet and other smart devices and application program interfaces (collectively, the "App" or "Application"). These terms of use (together with any documents referred to in them) tell you the terms on which you may make use of our website and/or our mobile application, whether as a guest or a registered user, and the connection service that we provide through them (collectively, "Sponsorama").

By using Sponsorama, you confirm that you have read and accepted these terms of use and that you agree to comply with and be bound by them. If you do not agree to them, you must not use Sponsorama. In addition, if you are using a particular service on or through this web site, you will be subject to any rules or guidelines applicable to those services.

Definitions

"Property" means an event, activity, person, initiative, product, content, project, company, organization or any other entity that has an exploitable commercial potential for a Sponsor.

"To sponsor" means supporting a Property with a monetary or in-kind contribution in return for access to the exploitable commercial potential associated with that Property.

"Sponsor" means a company, a person or an organization sponsoring a Property.

"Content" means text, graphics, images, music, software (excluding the App), audio, video, information or other materials.

"Member" means a person who completes Sponsorama's account registration process.

"User" means a Member or a person who uses the Site, Application, or Services without being a Member.

"Property Manager" means a Member who creates a Listing via the Site, App and Services.

"Brand Manager" means a Member who creates a Brand via the Site, App and Services.

"Listing" means a Property that is listed by its Property Managers as available for sponsorship via the Site, Application, and Services.

"Brand" means a company, a person or an organization that is listed by its Brand Managers as interested in sponsoring a property via the Site, Application, and Services.

Information about us

Sponsorama is operated and owned by Sponsorama Limited (we or us). We are a limited company registered in the Republic of Ireland under the company number 585736 and have our registered office at 6-9, Trinity Street, Dublin 2, Ireland.

If you wish to contact us in writing, have a complaint or are required to give us notice in writing, you can send this to us by email at info@sponsorama.com or by pre-paid post to our main trading address. If we have to contact you or give you notice in writing, we will do so by email to any email address you provide to us.

Our Service

THE SITE, APPLICATION AND SERVICES COMPRISE AN ONLINE PLATFORM THROUGH WHICH PROPERTY MANAGERS MAY CREATE LISTINGS FOR PROPERTIES THAT BRANDS MAY LEARN ABOUT AND SPONSOR DIRECTLY WITH THE PROPERTY. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT SPONSORAMA IS NOT A PARTY TO ANY AGREEMENTS ENTERED INTO BETWEEN BRANDS AND PROPERTIES, OR BETWEEN BRAND MANAGERS AND PROPERTY MANAGERS, NOR IS SPONSORAMA A BROKER, AGENT OR INSURER. SPONSORAMA HAS NO CONTROL OVER THE CONDUCT OF BRANDS, BRAND MANAGERS, PROPERTIES, PROPERTY MANAGERS, MEMBERS AND OTHER USERS OF THE SITE, APPLICATION AND SERVICES AND DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY IN THIS REGARD TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

IF YOU CHOOSE TO CREATE A LISTING OR A BRAND ON SPONSORAMA, YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH SPONSORAMA IS LIMITED TO BEING A MEMBER AND AN INDEPENDENT ENTITY, AND NOT AN EMPLOYEE, AGENT, JOINT VENTURER OR PARTNER OF SPONSORAMA FOR ANY REASON, AND YOU ACT EXCLUSIVELY ON YOUR OWN BEHALF AND FOR YOUR OWN BENEFIT, AND NOT ON BEHALF OF OR FOR THE BENEFIT OF SPONSORAMA. SPONSORAMA DOES NOT CONTROL, AND HAS NO RIGHT TO CONTROL, YOUR LISTING, YOUR BRAND, YOUR OFFLINE ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR LISTING OR BRAND OR ANY OTHER MATTERS RELATED TO ANY LISTING OR BRAND, THAT YOU PROVIDE. AS A MEMBER YOU AGREE NOT TO DO ANYTHING TO CREATE A FALSE IMPRESSION THAT YOU ARE ENDORSED BY, PARTNERING WITH, OR ACTING ON BEHALF OF OR FORTHE BENEFIT OF SPONSORAMA, INCLUDING BY INAPPROPRIATELY USING ANY SPONSORAMA INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT, BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE, APPLICATION OR SERVICES OR BY DOWNLOADING OR POSTING ANY CONTENT FROM OR ON THE SITE, VIA THE APPLICATION OR THROUGH THE SERVICES, YOU ARE INDICATING THAT YOU HAVE READ, AND THAT YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND RECEIVE OUR SERVICES. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, THEN YOU HAVE NO RIGHT TO ACCESS OR USE THE SITE, APPLICATION, SERVICES, OR COLLECTIVE CONTENT.

If you accept or agree to these Terms on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind that company or other legal entity to these Terms and, in such event, "you" and "your" will refer and apply to that company or other legal entity.

If you have a complaint in relation to a Property or a Brand or a Member, that complaint must be taken up with that Property or Brand directly. If you are unable to resolve a dispute with a Property or Brand or you cannot come to an agreement, please contact us and we will use our reasonable endeavours to try to resolve the dispute.

We do take reasonable measures to ensure the suitability and quality of the Properties and Brands. However, you acknowledge that, in carrying out any checks, we may be reliant on information supplied by third parties and we cannot guarantee that such information is accurate. We also cannot guarantee that any particular Property is suitable for a Brand's purpose and you sponsor a property at your own risk, although we may remove a Property from Sponsorama on the basis of any feedback you or other Users provide in relation to that Property if we deem it appropriate, but are under no obligation to do so.

Access to the Service

We make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that Sponsorama or any content on it: (i) will always be available or be uninterrupted; (ii) will be error-free, accurate, complete or up-to-date; or (iii) will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

Access to Sponsorama is permitted on a temporary basis and we may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of it without notice. We will not be liable to you if, for any reason, Sponsorama is unavailable at any time or for any period.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to access Sponsorama (including configuring your information technology) and you should use your own virus protection software.

If you control, but do not own, the Mobile Device onto which you download the App, you will be assumed to have obtained permission from the owner of the Mobile Device to do so. You or the owner of your Mobile Device may be charged by your or their mobile or internet service provider for data access on your Mobile Device. You accept responsibility in accordance with these terms of use for your use of the App on any Mobile Device, whether or not it is owned by you.

Changes in Terms and Conditions

Sponsorama may modify or terminate any facilities and/or services offered through this website from time to time, for any reason and without notice, and without liability to you, any other user or any third party. Sponsorama reserves the right to change the content, presentation, performance, user facilities and/or availability of any part of this website at its sole discretion, including these Terms of Use from time to time. You should check these Terms of Use for any changes each time you access this website. Your continued use of the website will signify your acceptance of any revised Terms of Use.

Registration and security

Use of, and access to, certain parts of   Sponsorama may require you to register with us. If you wish to register, you must complete all of the fields on the registration page.

You must not create your own Sponsorama account using an email address other than your own or one that you are permitted to use and, if you know or suspect that someone other than you has successfully registered to use Sponsorama using your email address, you must notify us immediately at info@sponsorama.com.

If you choose, or you are provided with, a username, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential and must not disclose it to any third party or allow any third party to use or access your account. We have the right to disable any username or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time if, in our reasonable opinion, you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

You may not authorise others to access Sponsorama using your username and password and you may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity. If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your username or password, you must promptly notify us at info@sponsorama.com and change your password.

You are responsible for all acts and omissions of any third parties who use your username or password to access Sponsorama, whether fraudulently or not, and you agree to reimburse us on demand for any loss we suffer as a result of such use.

Eligibility

The Site, Application and Services are intended solely for persons who are 18 or older. Any access to or use of the Site, Application or Services by anyone under 18 is expressly prohibited. By accessing or using the Site, Application or Services you represent and warrant that you are 18 or older.

Accuracy, completeness and timeliness of information

You agree to provide accurate, current and complete information during the registration process or the creation of a Listing or Brand, or when sponsoring a listing and to update such information to keep it accurate, current and complete. Sponsorama reserves the right to suspend or terminate your Account and your access to the Site, Application and Services if you create more than one (1) Sponsorama Account, or if any information provided during the registration process or thereafter proves to be inaccurate, fraudulent, not current, incomplete, or otherwise in violation of these Terms of Service.

We are not responsible if information made available the Site, App or Services is not accurate, complete or current. The material on this site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk. This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.

Service Fees

We do charge our Service fees to Brand Owners as a portion of the amount they pay when sponsoring a Property (the "Service Fees"). By using the Services Users agree to our Service Fees listed here http://sponsorama.com/faq. Changes to Service Fees are effective after we post notice of the changes on the Services. Updated Service Fees are applied to sponsorship campaigns launched after the notice is posted.

Payment Services

Properties that accept PayPal and Brands that use PayPal in connection with a Sponsorship campaign acknowledge and agree to comply with PayPal’s Acceptable Use Policies. Properties also agree to connect their PayPal account with Sponsorama and agree to allow Sponsorama to retrieve their PayPal account information and to issue refunds on their behalf for transactions created on Sponsorama.

Some credit card payment processing services for Properties on Sponsorama are provided by Stripe, Inc. ("Stripe") and are subject to the Stripe Connected Account Agreement, which includes the Stripe Terms of Service (collectively, the "Stripe Services Agreement"). By continuing to operate as a Member on Sponsorama, you agree to be bound by the Stripe Services Agreement, as the same may be modified by Stripe from time to time. As a condition to Sponsorama enabling credit card payment processing services through Stripe, you agree to provide Sponsorama accurate and complete information about you and your business, and you authorize Sponsorama to share any such information with Stripe, as well as transaction information related to your use of the payment processing services provided by Stripe.

In all cases, standard credit card or other third party processing fees apply in addition to any Service Fees. We are not responsible for the performance of any third party credit card processing or third party payment services.

Refunds

Properties are responsible for the refunds of any sponsorship contribution received by a Brand. Sponsorama is responsible for refunding only any Service Fee paid by the Brand to Sponsorama.

Taxes

It is your responsibility to determine what, if any, taxes apply to the payments you make or receive, and it is your responsibility to collect, report and remit the correct tax to the appropriate tax authority. Sponsorama is not responsible for determining whether taxes apply to your transaction, or for collecting, reporting or remitting any taxes arising from any transaction. Please be advised that you may be subject to withholding taxes or other tax liabilities with respect to importing services from a foreign entity. In addition, you may be subject to VAT, sales tax, income tax, or other tax liabilities as a seller of sponsorship. It is your responsibility to check with your local tax advisor to determine which taxes apply to you, and it is your responsibility to pay such taxes to the appropriate tax authority.

Sponsorama is only responsible to collect and pay taxes on the Service Fee paid by the Brands.

Privacy Policy

Sponsorama and its associated companies respect and protect the privacy of the individuals who access this website and use its facilities and/or services. Registration data and other personally identifiable information that we may collect is subject to the terms of our Privacy Policy.

Suspension/Termination

Sponsorama may at any time, without notice to you, suspend or terminate your access to this website or any service forming part of this website, wholly or partially for any reason, including without limitation, where you are in breach of these Terms of Use, or if Sponsorama cannot verify or authenticate any information submitted to the website, or if for any reason Sponsorama suspends or discontinues the website or this service, or is unable to supply a service to you. Sponsorama is not liable to you or any third party for any suspension or termination of access to this website.

Your conduct

You may only use Sponsorama for lawful purposes. You may not use it:

  • in any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international laws or regulations;
  • in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect;
  • to send, knowingly receive, upload or download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our content standards as set out below;
  • to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam);
  • knowingly to transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed adversely to affect the operation of any computer software or hardware;
  • in a way that could damage, disable, overburden, impair or compromise our systems or security or interfere with other users of Sponsorama; and
  • to collect or harvest any information or data from Sponsorama or our systems or attempt to decipher any transmissions to or from the servers running Sponsorama.

You also agree:

  • not to permit Sponsorama or any part of it to be combined with, or become incorporated in, any other programs;
  • not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of Sponsorama in contravention of these terms of use;
  • not to access without authority, penetrate, interfere with, damage or disrupt (or attempt to do any of the same): (i) the accounts of other users of Sponsorama; (ii) any part of Sponsorama or its security measures; (iii) any equipment or network on which Sponsorama is stored; (iv) any software used in the provision of Sponsorama; or (v) any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party;
  • not to copy the App except where such copying is incidental to normal use of the App or where it is necessary for the purpose of back-up or operational security;
  • not to disassemble, decompile, reverse-engineer or create derivative works based on the whole or any part of the App or attempt to do any such thing
  • not to provide or otherwise make available the App in whole or in part (including object and source code) in any form to any person without prior written consent from us.

Content standards

These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to Sponsorama via the Site, App and Services. You must comply with the spirit and the letter of the following standards. The standards apply to each part of any contribution, as well as to its whole.

If you make use of any feature that allows you to post or upload any content to Sponsorama (for example, by  uploading a logo or creating a project page, providing feedback and/or comments in relation to a Brand or Listing, when making contact with Sponsorama or other users of Sponsorama), any such content must be accurate and genuine and must not:

  • be defamatory of any person;
  • be obscene, offensive, hateful, inflammatory or otherwise objectionable;
  • promote violence or indecent or sexually explicit material;
  • promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
  • infringe or violate any copyright, database right, trade mark or any other intellectual property right of any other person;
  • be likely to deceive any person;
  • be made in breach of any laws or any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence;
  • advocate, promote, assist or enable any illegal or unlawful activities (including, without limitation, copyright infringement or computer misuse) or intend to defraud, swindle or deceive other users of Sponsorama;
  • be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;
  • be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy another person;
  • be used to impersonate any person or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person;
  • give the impression that they emanate from us, if that is not the case;
  • disseminate or otherwise disclose another person’s personal information without his or her prior permission or collect or solicit another person’ s personal information for commercial or unlawful purposes.

We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any content posted or uploaded by you or any other user of Sponsorama and we do not recommend or endorse any such content or accept any responsibility for its accuracy. Any such content will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary and we have the right to use, store, copy, distribute and disclose the same to third parties (including the relevant authorities) for any purpose whatsoever without any liability or payment to, or recognition of, you of any kind. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party in respect of whom you provide a review, feedback and/or comments or who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to Sponsorama constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights or of their right to privacy.

By providing any Content to our web site you agree to grant to us a worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive right and license (including any moral rights or other necessary rights) to use, display, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, distribute, perform, promote, archive, translate, and to create derivative works and compilations, in whole or in part. Such license will apply with respect to any form, media, technology known or later developed.

We have the right to remove or delete any posting you make on Sponsorama or to disclose it to the relevant authorities if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with our content standards as set out above.

Our liability to you

You acknowledge that Sponsorama has not been developed to meet your individual requirements and that it is therefore your responsibility to ensure that the facilities and functions of Sponsorama meet your requirements.

If you are a business or an individual using Sponsorama in a business capacity, please note that:

  • our maximum aggregate liability under, or in connection with, these terms of use (including your use of Sponsorama) whether in contract, tort (including negligence) breach of statutory duty or otherwise, shall in all circumstances be limited to the Service Fee paid by you to us during the 3 month period immediately prior to the liability arising and anyway limited to 100 euro;
  • we will not be liable for: (i) loss of profits, sales, business or revenue; (ii) business interruption; (iii) loss of anticipated savings or interest; (iv) loss of business opportunity; (v) loss of or damage to data; (vi) loss of or damage to reputation or goodwill; or (vii) any indirect, special or consequential damages, loss, costs, claims or expenses of any kind; and
  • to the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to Sponsorama or any content on it, whether express or implied.

We will not under any circumstances be liable for:

  • the behaviour, acts or omissions of any Member you engage through Sponsorama or the quality of the services they provide; or
  • any loss or damage caused by any bug, virus, distributed denial-of-service attack or other technologically harmful material that may infect your information technology (including your Mobile Device), data or other proprietary material due to your use of Sponsorama or your downloading of any content on it or on any website linked to it.

Nothing in these terms of use is intended to affect your statutory rights.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

We do not guarantee, represent or warrant that your use of our service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free. We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the service will be accurate or reliable. You agree that from time to time we may remove the service for indefinite periods of time or cancel the service at any time, without notice to you. You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the service is at your sole risk. The service and all products and services delivered to you through the service are (except as expressly stated by us) provided ' as is' and 'as available' for your use, without any representation, warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, fitness for a particular purpose, durability, title, and non-infringement. In no case shall Sponsorama, our directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, contractors, interns, suppliers, service providers or licensors be liable for any injury, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of any of the service or any products procured using the service, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the service or any product, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the service or any content (or product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the service, even if advised of their possibility. Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, our liability shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.

Third Party Services

Goods and services of third parties may be advertised and/or made available on or through this web site. Representations made regarding products and services provided by third parties are governed by the policies and representations made by these third parties. We shall not be liable for or responsible in any manner for any of your dealings or interaction with third parties.

We use the "Invisible reCAPTCHA" from Google on our site and its use is subject to the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Third party links

Certain content, products and services available via our Service may include materials from third-parties. Third-party links on this site may direct you to third-party websites that are not affiliated with us. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and we do not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products, or services of third-parties. We are not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, services, resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third-party websites. Please review carefully the third-party' s policies and practices and make sure you understand them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third-party.

Linking to the Site

You may link to the Site’ s homepage, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. You must not establish a link to the homepage in any website that is not owned by you or in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. The Site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of the Site other than the homepage.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with our content standards as set out above.

If you wish to make any use of any content on the Site other than that set out above, please contact us at info@sponsorama.com.

Notification of Copyright Infringement

If you believe that your property has been used in any way that would be considered copyright infringement or a violation of your intellectual property rights, our copyright agent may be contacted at the following address: info@sponsorama.com

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Sponsorama and (as applicable) its officers, directors, employees, agents, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers and any of our third party information service providers or other representatives harmless against any and all claims demands, losses, expenses, damages and costs, including legal costs, however arising resulting from any violation or breach by you of these Terms of Use or any claims made by or liabilities to any third party resulting from any activities conducted under your account, your use or misuse of this website, including but not limited to posting content on this website, entering into transactions with other website users, contacting others as a result of their postings on this website, infringing any third party’ s intellectual property or other rights, or otherwise arising out of your breach of these Terms of Use.

Proprietary Rights Notices

All trademarks, service marks, logos, trade names and any other proprietary designations of Sponsorama used herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of Sponsorama. Any other trademarks, service marks, logos, trade names and any other proprietary designations are the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective parties.

Entire agreement

These Terms of Use make up the entire agreement between you and Adverts Marketplace Ltd. and supersede any prior agreement.

No partnerships/joint ventures

Nothing in these Terms of Use shall be construed as forming a partnership or joint venture with you. No third party company will have the right or ability to create any obligation on our behalf.

Governing law

These terms of use, their subject matter and formation are governed by Irish law. You and we each agree that the courts of the Republic of Ireland will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, these terms of use.

Nothing in the foregoing paragraph will limit our right to take proceedings against you in any other court of competent jurisdiction, nor will the taking of proceedings in any one or more jurisdictions preclude us from taking proceedings in any other jurisdiction, whether concurrently or not, to the extent permitted by the law of such other jurisdiction.

Severability

If any provision of these terms of use is found to be unenforceable the remaining provisions will continue to be of full force and effect.