TERMS OF USE

General.

We may revise our terms of use from time to time. The changes will not be retroactive, and the most current version of the Terms, which will always be at barekichen.com, will govern our relationship with you. We will try to notify you of material revisions, for example via a service notification or an email to the email associated with your account. By continuing to access or use the Website after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms of use.

General Terms of Use

  1. We are not liable for any damages if you decide to use the images or content from the website. Use at your own discretion.
  2. BareKichen reserves the right to remove, update and change content on the website at any time without notice to you.
  3. Use the website as is and kindly do not tamper with the website or its infrastructure.
  4. BareKichen advises content curators and content aggregators who collect information from third party sources to clearly attribute and link to source of origin when displaying such content on the BareKichen web service. Should you decide to use the content from BareKichen website you must clearly attribute the source author and display the link from source origin.
  5. The use of BareKichen’s content, including text, images and videos on your site, or in print, is entirely at your discretion. BareKichen is not responsible for any complaints regarding content or images that you choose to display on your site or in print.
  6. BareKichen respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects users of the website to do the same. BareKichen reserves the right to remove content alleged to be infringing without prior notice so as to maintain good working relationship with community members and third parties as a way to instill professional confidence.

General Terms of Use of the WebService

1) Who may use the web service

You may use the web service only if you agree to form a binding contract with BareKichen and are not a person barred from receiving services under the laws of the applicable jurisdiction. In any case, you must be at least 18 years old, to use the Web Service. If you are accepting these Terms and using the Web Service on behalf of a company, organization, government, or other legal entity, you represent and warrant that you are authorized to do so and have the authority to bind such entity to these Terms, in which case the words “you” and “your” as used in these Terms shall refer to such entity.

2) Privacy Policy

Our Privacy Policy describes how we handle the information you provide to us when you use our Services. You understand that through your use of the Web Service you consent to the collection and use (as set forth in the Privacy Policy) of this information, including the transfer of this information within Kenya and/or other countries for storage, processing and use by BareKichen and its partners.

3) Content Engagement

You are responsible for your use of the Web Service and for any Content you provide, including compliance with applicable laws, rules, and regulations. You should only provide Content that you are comfortable sharing with others. Any use or reliance on any Content or materials posted via the Web Service or obtained by you through the Web Service is at your own risk. We do not endorse, support, represent or guarantee the completeness, truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any Content or communications posted via the Web Service or endorse any opinions expressed via the Web Service. You understand that by using the Web Service, you may be exposed to Content that might be offensive, harmful, inaccurate or otherwise inappropriate, or in some cases, postings that have been mislabeled or are otherwise deceptive. All Content is the sole responsibility of the person who originated such Content. We may not monitor or control the Content posted via the Web Service and, we cannot take responsibility for such Content. We reserve the right to remove Content that violates the User Agreement, including for example, copyright or trademark violations, impersonation, unlawful conduct, or harassment.

4) Your Rights and Grant of Rights in the Content

You retain your rights to any Content you submit, post or display on or through the Web Service. What’s yours is yours — you own your Content (and your incorporated audio, photos and videos are considered part of the Content). By submitting, posting or displaying Content on or through the Web Service, you grant us a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license (with the right to sub-license) to use, copy, reproduce, process, adapt, modify, publish, transmit, display and distribute such Content in any and all media or distribution methods (now known or later developed). This license authorizes us to make your Content available to the rest of the world and to let others do the same. You agree that this license includes the right for BareKichen to provide, promote, and improve services and to make Content submitted to or through the Web Service available to other companies, organizations or individuals for the syndication, broadcast, distribution, promotion or publication of such Content on other media and services. Such additional uses by BareKichen, or other companies, organizations or individuals, may be made with no compensation paid to you with respect to the Content that you submit, post, transmit or otherwise make available through the Web Service. BareKichen has an evolving set of rules for how ecosystem partners can interact with your Content on the Web Service. These rules exist to enable an open ecosystem with your rights in mind. You understand that we may modify or adapt your Content as it is distributed, syndicated, published, or broadcast by us and our partners and/or make changes to your Content in order to adapt the Content to different media. You represent and warrant that you have, or have obtained, all rights, licenses, consents, permissions, power and/or authority necessary to grant the rights granted herein for any Content that you submit, post or display on or through the Web Service. You agree that such Content will not contain material subject to copyright or other proprietary rights, unless you have necessary permission or are otherwise legally entitled to post the material and to grant BareKichen the license described above.

5) Using The Service

Our Web Services evolve constantly. As such, the Services may change from time to time, at our discretion. We may stop (permanently or temporarily) providing the Services or any features within the Services to you or to users generally. We also retain the right to create limits on use and storage at our sole discretion at any time. We may also remove or refuse to distribute any Content on the Services, suspend or terminate users, and reclaim usernames without liability to you. In consideration for BareKichen granting you access to and use of the Web Service, you agree that BareKichen and its third-party providers and partners may place advertising on the Services or in connection with the display of Content or information from the Services whether submitted by you or others. You agree that you will be charged a fee (which is optional) to upgrade your account to the professional version. The prices of the professional account evolve in regards to changes in features and ecosystem innovation. You also agree not to misuse our Web Services, for example, by interfering with them or accessing them using a method other than the interface and the instructions that we provide. You may not do any of the following while accessing or using the Web Service: (i) access, tamper with, or use non-public areas of the Services, BareKichen’s computer systems, or the technical delivery systems of BareKichen’s providers; (ii) probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any system or network or breach or circumvent any security or authentication measures; (iii) access or search or attempt to access or search the Web Service by any means (automated or otherwise) other than through our currently available, published interfaces that are provided by BareKichen (and only pursuant to the applicable terms and conditions), unless you have been specifically allowed to do so in a separate agreement with BareKichen (NOTE: Scraping the Web Service without the prior consent of BareKichen is expressly prohibited); (iv) forge any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or posting, or in any way use the Services to send altered, deceptive or false source-identifying information; or (v) interfere with, or disrupt, (or attempt to do so), the access of any user, host or network, including, without limitation, sending a virus, overloading, flooding, spamming, mail-bombing the Services, or by scripting the creation of Content in such a manner as to interfere with or create an undue burden on the Web Service. We also reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information as we reasonably believe is necessary to (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, (ii) enforce the Terms, including investigation of potential violations hereof, (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, (iv) respond to user support requests, or (v) protect the rights, property or safety of BareKichen, its users and the public. BareKichen does not disclose personally-identifying information to third parties except in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

6) Your Account

You may need to create an account to use our Web Service. You are responsible for safeguarding your account, so use a strong password and limit its use to this account. We cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with the above. You can control most communications from the Web Service. We may need to provide you with certain communications, such as service announcements and administrative messages. These communications are considered part of the Web Service and your account, and you may not be able to opt-out from receiving them.

7) Your License to Use the Web Service

BareKichen gives you a personal, worldwide, royalty-free, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to use the software provided to you as part of the Web Service. This license has the sole purpose of enabling you to use and enjoy the benefit of the Web Service as provided by BareKichen, in the manner permitted by these Terms.

Children Under 18.

We’re committed to protecting children’s rights and privacy while they are surfing online. We do not intentionally authorize someone under 18 to supply us with any personal details. Children under the age of 18 must have permission from their parents (the permission should be clearly evident, must accompany the parent’s personal details and legally binding) before giving us or anybody else any information about themselves (such as their names, email addresses, and telephone numbers) over the Internet. If you’re under the age of 18, please do not send us any publicly identifiable information (such as your name, email address or phone number). Children under the age of 18 should not use our website without the guidance of a guardian or parent. In summary to be on the safe side it’s better for children under the age of 18 not to use or access the website. There are many websites online so talk to your guardian or parent about what websites are friendly for you. We are not liable for any damages that might occur from underage children using the website.

External Links Notice.

BareKichen routinely contain links to external, third party websites. By providing links to other sites, BareKichen does not guarantee, approve or endorse the information or products available at these sites, nor does a link indicate any association with or endorsement by the linked site to BareKichen. BareKichen does not operate or control and has no responsibility for the information, products and/or services found on any external sites. Nor do such links represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any information, products and/or services provided on or through any external sites, including, without limitation, warranties of any kind, either express or implied, warranties of title or non-infringement or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Website Visitors to BareKichen assume complete responsibility and risk in their use of any external sites.

Warranty Disclaimer.

You agree that your use of the website provided by BareKichen shall be at your sole risk. To the fullest extent permitted by law, BareKichen, its officers, directors, employees, and agents disclaim all warranties, express or implied, in connection with the website and your use thereof. BareKichen makes no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of the website’s content or the content of any sites linked to the BareKichen website, and assumes no liability or responsibility for any (i) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content, (ii) personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to and use of the service, (iii) any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein, (iv) any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the service, (iv) any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to or through the website by any third party, and/or (v) any errors or omissions in any content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the website. BareKichen does not warrant, endorse, guarantee, or assume responsibility for any product or service advertised or offered by a third party or other parties through the BareKichen website or any hyperlinked website, or featured in any banner or other advertising, and BareKichen will not be a party to or in any way be responsible for monitoring any transaction between you and third-party providers of products or services. As with the purchase of a product or service through any medium or in any environment, you should use your best judgment and exercise caution where appropriate.

Limitation of Liability.

You agree that BareKichen and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, employees, agents, partners and licensors shall not be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses, resulting from: (i) the use or the inability to use the service; (ii) the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services resulting from any goods, data, information or services purchased or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through or from the service; (iii) unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data; (iv) statements or conduct of any third party on the service; or (v) any other matter relating to the website.

Trademarks.

BareKichen, the BareKichen logo, and other BareKichen logos and names are trademarks of BareKichen and its subsidiaries. You agree not to display or use these trademarks in any manner without BareKichen’s prior, written consent.

Notification of Changes.

Each time BareKichen changes its Terms of Use, it will post those changes in the Terms of Use Section on the website and other places that are deemed appropriate to make users aware of such changes.

Contact Us.

BareKichen Technologies runs barekichen and its other online digital subsidiaries. Please feel free to contact us at the following email address if you have any concerns about the terms of use related to this website:terms@barekichen.com

Effective as of September 1st 2020.