The website www.ruul.io (the "Website") is an official website of Ruul OÜ, a company duly established and existing under the laws of the Republic of Estonia at the address of Veskiposti tn 2 Tallinn 10138 Tallinn Estonia ("Ruul").
Trade Registry Number: 14272541
VAT ID: EE102009640
The Website is enabled by Ruul as a platform where individual professionals (the “Freelancer(s)”) use the Website to provide professional services (as described below) through the Website and where customers (the “Customer(s)”) use the Website to receive such services. In this respect, Ruul functions as a digital service reseller for provision of these services to customers.
The services include Web, Mobile & App Development, Design & Creative, Sales and Marketing, IT & Network, Consultancy, Engineering & Architect, Data Science & Analytics, Copywriting, Translation & Localization, Administrative Help services (“Service(s)”).
Purpose and Subject
If a Member is a Freelancer, then such Member hereby acknowledges that a separate freelancer agreement will be executed with Ruul. If a Member is a Customer, then such Member acknowledges that a separate customer agreement will be executed with Ruul.
Ownership of the Website
All information available on the Website including content of a graphic nature, are the property of Ruul, unless such content is marked or generally acknowledged to be the property of a third party. No Member may copy, duplicate, print or circulate the information of the Website without Ruul’s prior written consent. If such information is allowed for use, this has to be stated explicitly on the third-party website.
Rights and Obligations
The Members accept, declare and undertake that when they make use of the Website during their membership term and perform any operations in connection with the Website and the Services, they shall act in line with the terms and conditions hereof and all rules defined elsewhere in the Website and the entire applicable legislation, and that they have read and approved all terms and rules agreed herein.
Ruul may accept or reject the membership application following its evaluation without the need to explain. Ruul shall not be under any obligation due to any misrepresentation by the Member.
Members agree and undertake that under circumstances where Ruul is obliged to make a disclosure to governmental authorities pursuant to the applicable mandatory legislation, it shall be authorized to disclose confidential, private and business data of Members to governmental authorities upon a duly made request by them and therefore Members shall be in no event entitled to assert any claim or indemnity against Ruul under any name whatsoever.
When signing up and creating an account with Ruul, the Member represents and warrants that the information provided by the Member is accurate and complete. The e-mail address provided by the Member during the registration shall be taken as the basis and used in all correspondence in respect of the membership.
The Member, accepts and undertakes that he or she shall only share personal data belonging to him or her and he or she shall not unlawfully save, publish, distribute or use personal data belonging to other people.
In case the Member is a legal entity, such Member shall register and sign up to the Website with current company e-mail address which is under its company domain name.
In case of a change to any information provided by the Member at the time of registration, Member shall be obliged to notify this change to Ruul without any delay.
The Members shall be solely responsible for the activity that occurs under their accounts. The Members shall exercise caution when accessing their accounts from a public or shared computer so that others are not able to view or record their passwords or other personal information. The Members shall notify Ruul immediately of any unauthorized access to their accounts or use of their usernames or passwords or any other breach of security. Even if a Member notifies Ruul, the Member shall still be totally responsible for all activities that occur under its account, and the transaction that is executed by using such Member’s user name and password shall be deemed to have been personally executed by the Member. Ruul shall in no event be directly or indirectly liable for any present or future losses that Members or third parties may sustain on account of the Member’s failure or negligence in ensuring the security of system access tools, their safekeeping, denial of access to third parties or their use.
Acceptable Use Policy
This use policy has been established by Ruul for the purpose of creating and preserving a safe environment on the Website and is subject to any update by Ruul from time to time.
In case of any attempt or exercise of the following or similar behaviors, Ruul shall have the right to suspend, deactivate, block, terminate or delete the access and account of the Member without a notice and refund or compensation;
Ruul is the sole proprietor of all intellectual property rights pertaining to the Website and any content therein. Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting any license or right to use any of the intellectual property rights without the written permission of Ruul.
Accordingly, the Member agrees and represents that he or she shall not commit any reverse engineering or attempt to find or acquire the source code of the Website nor shall he or she violate the security of any computer network or crack security encryption codes; he or she shall not send SPAM mails or load malicious software; that otherwise he or she shall be liable for all losses that Ruul and third parties may sustain.
Other Programs and Campaigns
The Website may, from time to time, include links to external or internal sites, which may include links to special offers, programs and campaigns such as referral program, campaign deals, partnership programs. If a Member is interested in, or invited to participate in such offers, programs or campaigns, then the Member is requested to visit relevant parts of the Website on such offers, programs and campaigns. In such a case, further communication will be held with such Member.
Ruul does not promise the Website or any content, service or feature of the Website is error-free or uninterrupted or that any defects will be corrected, or that the Member’s use of the Website will provide any specific results. The Website and its content are delivered on an “as-is” and “as-available” basis. All information provided on the Website is subject to change without notice. Ruul does not ensure that any files or other data the Member downloads from the Website is free of viruses or contamination or destructive features.
Ruul disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including any warranties of accuracy, non-infringement, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Ruul disclaims any all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to Member’s use of Website. The Member shall undertake total responsibility for his or her use of the Website. Member’s sole remedy against Ruul for dissatisfaction with the Website or any contents is to stop using the Website or any such content. The above disclaimer applies to any damages, liability or injuries caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use, whether for breach of contract, tort, negligence or any other cause of action.
Ruul does not assume any liability for damages or losses resulting from visiting the Website, including the use of information made available on the Website. Ruul is also not liable for the content of hyperlinks to websites of third parties.
Limitation of Liability
Except where prohibited by law, in no event shall Ruul be liable to the Member for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental or punitive damages, including lost profits, even if Ruul has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
There may be interruptions on the Website due to technical malfunctions such as any fault, negligence, deletion, corruption, and delay in communication or a failure of communication network or Internet or infrastructural failures irrespective of whether it is attributable to the Website. Ruul may not be held liable for any problems that the Member endures during interruptions for access to site and communication due to them.
If the personal data of the Member is accessed by unauthorized persons due to the Member’s fault (such as the Member’s sharing of his or her information with other people, not leaving the Website without logging out etc.), the Member accepts and undertakes that Ruul shall not be liable and he or she shall be responsible for any damages which may be incurred by Ruul in this regard.
The Member hereby agrees to indemnify and hold Ruul, its officers, directors, shareholders, predecessors, successors in interest, employees, agents, subsidiaries and affiliates harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims or expenses (including attorneys’ fees), made against Ruul by any third party due to or arising out of or in connection with Member’s use of the Website.
Ruul reserves the right to do any of the following, at any time, without notice; (1) to modify, suspend or terminate operation of or access to the Website, or any portion of the Website, for any reason; (2) to modify or change the Website, or any portion of the Website, and any applicable policies or terms; and (3) to interrupt the operation of the Website, or any portion of the Website, as necessary to perform routine or non-routine maintenance, error correction, or other changes.
Ruul shall have the right to modify the nature, content and availability of the Service(s) offered over the Website. The Member agrees and undertakes that he or she may not assert any claim or compensation from Ruul under any name whatsoever on account of his or her present or future direct or indirect losses because of such changes or cancellations.
Ruul may remove any content that is against the Website’s operation, general rules and general ethical rules and that is in no event acceptable to Ruul at any time and in any manner at its sole discretion and may terminate the membership of the Member who posts that content without any further notice.
Term and Termination
The Member agrees that Ruul shall have no liability for any termination or suspension of Member’s access to the Website or Member’s account, or deletion of information contained within such account.
Governing Law and Dispute Resolution
Sprinque B.V. is the technology partner that enables Ruul to offer you access to the Early Pay payment option. If you are approved by Ruul to use the Early Pay payment option, that payment option will be available to you in the checkout. If you select to use the Early Pay payment option in the checkout, you agree the following with Sprinque B.V. and Sprinque Finance B.V., who are for this purpose represented by Ruul, whether or not your request is approved by Sprinque B.V.:
Neither Sprinque B.V. nor Sprinque Finance B.V. has a contractual relationship with you, save as set out below.
Sprinque B.V. and Sprinque Finance B.V. are not responsible for any goods and/or services purchased by you from Ruul and are not liable for any damage you may incur under, pursuant to or in connection with such purchase.
If your request to use the Early Pay payment option is approved by Sprinque B.V., you are hereby notified in advance that Ruul has in advance assigned its receivable for payment of the associated invoice amount and if applicable fee (together with all ancillary rights pertaining thereto) to Sprinque B.V., who has in turn in advance assigned such receivable(s) (and ancillary rights) to Sprinque Finance B.V. As a result of such assignments, you can only discharge your payment obligations under such receivable(s) (and ancillary rights) in accordance with the payment instructions provided by or on behalf of Sprinque Finance B.V.
Sprinque Finance B.V. or a servicer on its behalf will send you reminders according to the agreed interval in order for your payments to be made in time. If you fail to pay any amount due to under or in respect of the assigned receivable(s) and ancillary rights, Sprinque Finance B.V. may at its discretion send further reminders and/or transfer the assigned receivable(s) and ancillary rights to a debt collection agency or any other third party.