Last updated 12/12/2015
Thank you for visiting LatinoMeetup.com, a service for adults to meet each other and communicate online (the “Service”) Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully and be sure you understand them as they constitute a legally binding contract between you and (the “Company”) who operate the LatinoMeetup.com website and Service.
The Agreement may be amended by LatinoMeetup.com from time to time at our sole discretion. These modifications to become effective once posted by LatinoMeetup.com on the Website as indicated by the ‘last updated date’ at the start of the Agreement. Your continued use of the LatinoMeetup.com Service after any such modifications constitues your acceptance of the new Agreement. If you do not agree with any modifications made in the new Agreement then you must cease to use the Service with immediate effect.
To access and use the Service you must be at least eighteen (18) years old or the Age of Majority in your jurisdiction. By accessing, using, registering or subscribing to the Website you hereby represent and warrant that you (a) have the right, authority and capacity to legally enter into this Agreement, (b) are over eighteen (18) or the Age of Majority in your jurisdiction, (c) have never been convicted of, nor have any pending criminal charges against you for any sexual offense, (d) have never been required to register as a sex offender with any government entity, (e) that you will abide by the terms of the Agreement.
You may register as a member (“Member”) to use the Service for free. As a Member you will gain access to some but not all of the features and functionality of the Service. To gain more extensive access to the Service, including the ability to communicate with other Members you must become a paying subscriber (“Subscriber”) and pay the relevant subscription fee that is shown on the payment page within the Website. Members and Subscribers to be collectively referred to as Users (the “Users”) in the context of this Agreement.
By registering as a Subscriber you agree to pay the subscription fees you selected from the relevant subscription package options set out on the payment page within the Website. You give your permission for LatinoMeetup.com and its billing provider to charge your chosen payment provider for use of the Service.
Please note that for your convenience LatinoMeetup.com operates an automatic renewal billing policy. This means that your subscription will continue indefinitely until it is cancelled by you. You will be billed at the same rate that you signed up for using the original payment method. We will only bill you for these repeat payments when your current subscription period expires and not before. Having read and understood these terms you agree that your account will be subject to this automatic renewal feature.
LatinoMeetup.com occassionally runs trial offers for its subscription Services at discounted rates. Subscribers to such trials and promotions will be automatically renewed at the end of the trial period at the non-discounted subscription rate specified when they agreed to purchase the trial subscription, unless they cancel their subscription before the end of the trial period.
All Subscribers are free to amend or cancel their subscription at any time [for details please see 4. Term and Termination].
You agree to provide true, current, accurate and complete information about yourself as requested. You agree to keep this information up to date and current (to include any change in billing address, card number or expiry date). You agree and acknowledge that you are responsible and remain liable for all subscription fees that are made using your account details, up until the point of notification by you to LatinoMeetup.com of any unauthorized use of your account details. LatinoMeetup.com shall not be held responsible nor liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these provisions.
This Agreement will remain in full force and effect whilst you use the Service and/or are a Member or Subscriber. You may change or cancel your Subscription at any time, for any reason by following the instructions on the ´My Account´ page under the heading ‘Subscription Status’. Cancellation requests must be made at least 72 hours before the renewal date to allow sufficient time to process the request and to ensure the automated re-billing process is stopped for the next renewal term. Any cancellation requests received with less than 72 hours notice will cancel all future re-billing requests but not the pending re-billing request. You agree you will be responsible for paying any subscription fees due if you fail to submit a cancellation request with less than 72 hours prior to the next renewal date falling due. If you cancel your Subscription, you will still continue to enjoy and receive all your subscriber benefits until the end of your then paid for subscription period, after which time these benefits will cease. If a refund is requested it will be handled on a case by case basis by the Consumer Support Department. All transactions are final.
Cancelling your Subscription does not automatically cancel your Membership. Even if you cancel your Subscription you will still remain a Member and can continue to use the site as a Member and your profile will remain visible to other users of the Website. If you wish to cancel your Membership and remove your profile and data from the Website you can do so at any time by following the instructions contained on HOW TO CANCEL YOUR MEMBERSHIP
LatinoMeetup.com reserves the right to teminate or suspend your Membership or Subscription at any time and for any reason, with or wthout notice, including but not limited to breach of this Agreement. Any abusive, threatening, fraudulent, obscene or illegal activity on the Website or Service or conduct or activity that may affect the enjoyment or use of the Website and Service by other Members or Subscribers may be grounds for termination. Cases of fraudulent or illegal activities may be referred to the appropriate law enforcement agencies. After your Membership or Subscription is terminated for any reason, all terms of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.
The Website is an entertainment service and you agree to use the Website and Service at your own risk. Your safety and security are very important. You acknowledge and agree that you will use common sense and caution before sharing personally identifiable information with other Users of the Website as you would on other websites and offline.
LATINOMEETUP.COM DOES NOT CONDUCT CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS ON ITS USERS NOR DOES IT SCREEN OR ATTEMPT TO VERIFY THE STATEMENTS OF ITS USERS FOR ACCURACY. Background checks are not always accurate as people can submit false information, or that information may not be, or no longer up to date, plus not all criminal records are available online. By using this Website you acknowledge that any User profiles, messages and communication may not be genuine. You also agree to take reasonable care and caution when interacting with other Users of the Website or Service.
You agree to keep your account username and password confidential at all times. You also agree to be solely responsible for all activities that occur under your username and password, and to log out of your account at the end of each session. You agree to notify LatinoMeetup.com immediately if you suspect any unauthorized use of you account details and to take any necessary action requested by LatinoMeetup.com.
For the benefit of other users of the Website and to comply with applicable law, you hereby agree not to use the Website for any unlawful purposes or to harass any other users of the Website. You agree that your use of the Website and Service is subject to the relevant state, local, national and international laws, legislation and regulation and to comply with the same. You agree you will not use the Website to
Furthermore you agree that you will not
You understand and agree that LatinoMeetup.com has the right to review and remove any content, message, personal ad, comment, photo or profile or other such material (the “Content”) you post on the Service that in the sole opinion of LatinoMeetup.com violates this Agreement, or which might be deemed offensive, illegal or might threaten the safety or violate the rights of other Users, and/or is deemed damaging to LatinoMeetup.com.
You are solely responsible for any and all Content that you post or in anyway make available to the Website and Service or to other Users. In posting any Content to the Website or Service you represent and warrant that you have the necessary ownership and other rights in the Content, that it is not defamatory, threatening nor does it violate any rights, privacy and / or intellectual property rights of any other persons.
By posting Content to the Website or Service, you automatically grant to LatinoMeetup.com, the Company, its affiliates, licensees, successors and assigns, an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully paid up, worldwide license to use, copy, store, perform, display reproduce, adapt, modify and distribute the Content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such information and Content, and to grant and authorise sub-licenses of the foregoing. LatinoMeetup.com reserves the right to use Content from profiles, including the member username, photos and descriptions including age in promotional material.
Below is a partial list of the type of Content that is deemed illegal or is prohibited to be used on the Website. LatinoMeetup.com reserves the right to take down and to take appropriate legal action against any User who violates this provision. You hereby agree not to post Content that:
You may not include in your Member profile any personal contact information, including, last name, street addresses, telephone numbers, URLs, messenger IDS, Skype or email addresses.
The Website and Service is for the personal use of individuals and any other use is strictly forbidden. Companies, organisations, and/or businesses are not permitted to become Users and should not use the Website or Service for any purpose. Registered Users of the Website agree that they will not copy, redistribute, reproduce, alter, data scrape, aggregate or in any way re-use for commercial purposes any User information accessible through the Website or Service. Illegal and/or unauthorised uses of the Website including but not limited to, collecting usernames and/or email addresses, or any other personally identifiable information of site users by electronic or other means for the purposes of sending unsolicited email and unauthorized framing of or linking to the Website is expressly prohibited and will be investigated and the appropriate legal action taken.
LatinoMeetup.com makes no representation, warranty or guarantee for any incorrect or inaccurate Content posted on or transmitted via the Website or the Service. Latinomeetup.com is not responsible for the conduct, whether offline or online, of any User of the Website or Service. Despite Users of the service agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, LatinoMeetup.com cannot guarantee that each User is at least the required minumum age, nor does LatinoMeetup.com accept any responsibility for any Content or other use of the Website or Service by anyone under the age of 18 (or the Age of Majority where appropriate) in direct violation of these Terms and Conditions. It is possible for other Users (including unauthorized Users or ‘hackers’) to gain access to personal information about you through your use of the Website or Service and to use your personal information for purposes other than those intended by you when you signed up to the Website and Service. Latinomeetup.com is not responsible for the use of any personal information that you disclose on the Website or Service. LATINOMEETUP.COM DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY, FOR THE ACTS OR OMISSIONS OF OTHER USERS (INCLUDING UNAUTHORIZED USERS), WHETHER THE ACTS OR OMISSIONS OCCUR DURING THE USE OF THE WEBSITE OR SERVICE OR OTHERWISE.
Latinomeetup.com is not responsible for any interruption, delay in operation or transmission, error, deletion, omission, communications failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to any user, member or subscriber communications. Latinomeetup.com is not responsible for any problems or technical errors of any telephone network, online service, servers or providers, software, computer equipment, email systems, technical problems or congestion or service interuptions on the internet or any website or combination thereof. ALL INFORMATION OR MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED VIA YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR SERVICE IS ACCESSED AT YOUR OWN RISK AND DISCRETION AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL LATINOMEETUP.COM BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM, MOBILE DEVICE, INTERNET ACCESS, OR ANY LOSS OR CORRUPTION OF DATA THAT RESULTS OR MAY RESULT FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH CONTENT OR MATERIALS. YOU HEREBY WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS OR ACTIONS WITH RESPECT TO ANY DAMAGE OF SUCH A NATURE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, YOU ARE NOT AUTHORIZED TO DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL FROM THE WEBSITE OR SERVICE.
Any advice or content posted on the Website or Service is intended for informational and entertainment purposes and is not designed to replace any form of professional advice. Latinomeetup.com makes no representations or warranties and hereby disclaims all liability for any actions or effects on any person following the information offered or provided on the Website or Service.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL LATINOMEETUP.COM, ITS OWNERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS, AGENTS AND ATTORNEYS AND THEIR SUCCESSORS OR ASSIGNS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING EMOTIONAL DAMAGE, PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, RESULTING FROM ANYONE'S USE OF THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVICE, INCLUDING THE CONDUCT OF ANY USER OR OF ANY USER INTERACTIONS EITHER ON OR OFF THE WEBSITE. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTARY CONTAINED HEREIN, LATINOMEETUP.COM´S LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER, AND IRRESPECTIVE OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO THE ACTUAL AMOUNT PAID BY YOU TO LATINOMEETUP.COM IN SUBSCRIPTION FEES FOR THE SERVICE IN THE PRECEEDING TWELVE (12) MONTH PERIOD.
You acknowledge and agree that Latinomeetup.com owns and retains all proprietary rights in the Website and the Service and that these rights are protected by intellectual property rights and other laws. You hereby agree that except for publically available information or for information which you have been given written permission, you will not copy, modify, create, transmit, publish, store or sell such proprietary information.
You acknowledge that you are solely responsible for your interactions with other Users of the Website and Service and that LatinoMeetup.com shall have no responsibility concerning such interactions. LatinoMeetup.com reserves the right, but is under no obligation, to monitor any disputes between you and other Users.
Should you have any claim or action against another User you hereby agree to pursue said claim or action independently of LatinoMeetup.com and you hereby release Latinomeetup.com from any claims, liability and damages associated with such a claim or action.
You acknowledge and agree that you will indemnify and hold Latinomeetup.com, its owners, directors, shareholders, employees, affiliates, suppliers, agents and attorneys, and their successors and assigns, harmless from any and all liability, loss, demand or claim in connection with the Content and all other information, material, messaging and communication you may receive from the Website, Service and other Users of the Service.
You understand and agree that although Latinomeetup.com endeavours to uphold the necessary safeguards concerning your personal data, we cannot ensure nor guarantee the safety, security or privacy of the information that you provide via the Internet or in email communications, and you hereby release us from any and all liability in connection with the use of this information by other parties.
Whilst LatinoMeetup.com is not legally required to do so, we use our best endeavours to fully comply with the Digital Milennium Copyright Act of 1998 (“DMCA”), especially the notice and ‘takedown’ provisions, thereby benefiting from the safe harbors immunizing us from liability to the fullest extent provided under law. By using the site you agree not to post, reproduce or distribute any copyrighted material, trademarks or any other proprietary information without first having obtained the relevant permissions to do so by the legal owner of such proprietary materials.
In accordance with the DMCA we follow a copyright policy that allows us to terminate the registration of any Users who are deemed to be repeat copyright infringers or who infringe upon the intellectual property rights of others, whether or not there is any repeat infringement.
If you believe that your work has been infringed and posted onto the Website or Service please contact us at with the following information:
Please be aware that you might be liable for damages (including attorney’s fees and other costs) if you missrepresent any notification or claim that content is infringing upon your copyright.
In order to ensure a smooth transition of the Service in the event of an acquisition, merger, reorganization, sale of any part of the Website or Service owned by us, we may transfer your personally identifiable information to a third party as part of such acquisition, merger, reorganization or sale without notice to you, provided any such third party shall be liable to honor the terms of the Agreement.
Latinomeetup.com will use commercially reasonable efforts to maintain the full operation of the Website and Service, however we reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permenently the Service (or any part of the Service) with or without notice. You acknowledge and agree that Latinomeetup.com shall not be liable to you or any third party as a result of any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service that it makes.
By becoming a User of LatinoMeetup.com you hereby agree to recieve email communications from us. The emails sent to you by LatinoMeetup.com as part of the Service may be relationship or transactional in nature. These emails may include but are not limited to, User profile announcements, Service announcements, Service changes, administrative related communications, or emails containing commerical offers or promotions from LatinoMeetup.com as well as third parties. From time to time, LatinoMeetup.com employees (or employees of its parent or affiliated companies) my create test dating profiles for the purpose of checking and testing the functionality of our Website and Service to improve the quality and user experience for its Users.
This Agreement and any dispute between you and LatinoMeetup.com / the Company arising out of your use of the Website or Service shall be governed by the laws of Spain without regard to its conflict of laws provisions, and shall be exclusively settled by binding arbitration in accordance with Tribunal Supremo. The appointed authority will be the Corte Española de Arbitraje del Consejo Superior de Cámaras de Comercio, Industria y Navegación. The number of arbitrators will be one. The language used in the proceedings shall be Spanish. Any award granted shall be final and there shall be no appeal.
By using the Website and / or Service you hereby irrevocably consent to the above arbitration agreement and waive any objection you have now or in the future to its location and terms. You hereby agree to give up your right or authority to go to court to assert any dispute or claim. You also hereby give up your right or authority to participate in any litigation on a class action or representative basis in a private attorney general capacity (or other similarly situated persons).
The terms of this Agreement are personal to you may transfer, asign or delegate them only with our prior written permission. Any and all other attempts to transfer, assign or delegate the terms of this Agreement shall be null and void.
Information We Collect: Generally, you control the amount and type of information you provide to the Company when using our Service. As a Visitor, you can browse our Website to find out more about our Service. You are not required to provide us with any Personally Identifiable Information as a Visitor. However, when you register, you will provide Personally Identifiable Information (PII) to the Company in order for us to provide you with certain features our Service. As a Member, we will collect your PII as follows:
At Sign up: When you sign up at LatinoMeetup.com, we will collect your email address so we can communicate with you regarding our Service.
As member: As a Member, you may disclose PII about yourself or images of yourself. You should take great care in what you disclose and in what images you may upload to protect your privacy. We do not have a duty to review what you upload to make sure that no identifiers are showing.
Upgrading your membership: When you become a full member, we will collect your Payment Method and other billing information so that we can charge you for your membership.
Online Forms: There are some online forms used at LatinoMeetup.com. The information you enter into these online forms may contain PII.
Computer Information Collected: When you are logged in at LatinoMeetup.com, we automatically collect certain computer information by the interaction of your mobile phone or web browser. Such information is typically considered Non Personal Information.
The Company also collects the following:
Automatic Information: We automatically receive information from your web browser or mobile device. This information includes and may not be limited to:
Your IP Address, your internet service provider, type of mobile device, operating system, type or name of browser. We use all of this information to analyze behaviors among our members to help improve our website.
How We Use Your Information
The Company uses the information we receive from you as follows:
Providing and Improving Our Service: The Company may use the PII you provide along with any other PC or mobile information we receive to improve our website and serve you better too.
Communications and Email Alerts: When the Company communicates with you, we will use the email address you provided at sign up. We may also send you notifications about your account, unless you have opted out of receiving such notifications. You can change your contact preferences at any time through your account. You can opt-out of some notifications, but you cannot opt-out of receiving all notifications.
Legally Required Releases of Information: The Company may be legally required to disclose your PII:
a) By subpoena, law, or other legal processes
b) When needed to assist government enforcement agencies
c) When needed to investigate violations to our Legal Terms and Conditions
d) When needed to protect us from legal action or claims from third parties including you and/or other Members
e) When needed to protect the legal rights, personal property and personal safety of LatinoMeetup members, employees, and affiliates.
The Company reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
As part of the California Online Privacy Protection Act, all users of our site may make any changes to their information at anytime by logging into their account and editing their profile.
Changing Your Information: You may change your PII at any time using the My Account Tab on our website and/or by contacting our customer support office.