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Terms of Use

By using our Services, you are agreeing to these terms. Please read them carefully. These Terms of Use went into effect on September 16, 2019

Welcome to kokwo! We host an incredible market, shop and product contents, all of which is contributed and made possible by users. We generally require that all content you contribute is available in real life, and ususally accesible without us. Please be aware that you are legally responsible for all of your activities on Kokwo. Please if you need expert assessment of any content, you should seek the help of a professional. Please be truthful when posting markets, shops and products. Here are rules that guide the relationship, as a way to protect you and other users like yourself.

Our mission is to ease access to markets, shops and products. Here are are activities that help advance this mission

Market

kokwo provide free and easy-to-use tool for interested individuals to manage local markets across the world, including searching for information about those markets. By creating and editing market information, you can both help all find markets days and tell them when the next market day will be. See how market information appears across kokwo, including shops and product that are being sold -- for free.

Shop

kokwo shop enables shop ower to show up on kokwo and build instant rapport with potential customers that needed their products and services. Shop owners use the integrity tool to learn about the impression their shop have on the mind of people that have visited them. Through a kokwo shop profile, shop owners share important details about their shop, help everyone learn about their brand, and even receive direct communication - which will lead to more patronage and larger sales for their shop.

Product

kokwo collect data from multiple shop from multiple shop owners to sort and organized similar products, in the same market, into one page . The shop owners are the suppliers of this information that made up the product page. kokwo product pages shows the highest, lowest and average prices for each product. We had observed that customers spend a lot of time looking for the best deals when buying a product in their local market; time which could be used in other task or for leisure, rest and recreation. Product page lets you chat or call shop owners across, for transaction.

Ad companies or we may use your personal data to show you ads that are more relevant to you. We do not tell advertisers who you are nor sell your personal data.

Therefore you do not pay to use kokwo. Instead of paying to use kokwo , by using the kokwo you agree that we can show you ads that advertisers and ad companies pay us to promote.

We provide these services to you and others to help advance our mission. In exchange, we need you to responsible for your actions on markets, shops and product on kokwo:
  • Use the same name that markets, shops and product are known for in traditional societies;
  • Provide accurate information about markets, shops and product;
  • Do not share your password, give access to your kokwo account to others or transfer your account to anyone else without our permission.
  • Provide true, accurate and complete information, if the option is available, promptly update the information if there have been changes to the information you provided.

We can remove or restrict access to market, shop or products that is in violation of certain provisions. If we remove content that you have shared in violation of our acceptable use, we may let you know and explain any options you have, unless you seriously or repeatedly violate these Terms or if doing so may expose us or others to legal liability; harm users; compromise or interfere with our integrity or operation; where we are restricted due to technical limitations; or where we are prohibited from doing so for legal reasons.

Except as expressly permitted by these Terms of Use, you may not:

  • Use kokwo in an unlawful or fraudulent manner or for such purposes, to collect personally identifiable information, or to impersonate other users;
  • Modify our copyright/trademark or other proprietary rights notices, or interfere with the security-related features of kokwo;
  • Use our Site or Service in any way to manipulate or distort, or undermine the integrity and accuracy of, any market, shop or product, or take any action to interfere with, damage, disrupt any part of kokwo;
  • Use our Site to transmit the transmission of any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material;
  • Use our Site or Service to transmit any data, or upload to our Site or Service any data, that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware;
  • Decompile, reverse engineer or disassemble any portion of kokwo; Use any robot, spider, other automatic device or manual process to monitor or copy our web pages or the content contained our Site, or use network-monitoring software to determine architecture of or extract usage data from our Site or Service;
  • Submit any User Content protected by copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, or other intellectual property or proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of the respective right.
  • promote sexually explicit material or violence, or promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
  • Threatening, abuse or invade another's privacy, or provided with intent to harass, upset or embarrass any other person; Impersonate any person, to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person, or to falsely give the impression that your User Content comes from someone else; or

Your intellectual property

We have gotten certain permissions from you. Some content that you create or updated may be protected by intellectual property laws. You own the intellectual property right. However, to provide and improve our services, we need you to give 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. You can delete content individually or all at once by deleting your account. This license will continue until the content has been fully deleted or no longer exist elsewhere on our system.

Our intellectual property

If you use content covered by intellectual property rights that we have and make available on kokwo, we retain all rights to our intellectual property. You can only use our intellectual property with our prior written permission. You must obtain our written permission to modify, create derivative works of, decompile or otherwise attempt to extract source code from us.

We intend to rely on these Terms of Use as setting out the written terms relating to the provision of our Service to you. If any part of these Terms of Use shall be unlawful or unenforceable for any reason, this shall not affect the remainder of these Terms of Use.

Modifications to these Terms of Use

We are constantly changing and improving kokwo. We may add or remove functionalities or features, and we may suspend or stop a Service altogether. Accordingly, you agree that we may at any time provide you with Additional Terms, or update or modify these Terms of Use, as appropriate or necessary. To the extent any Additional Terms conflict with these Terms of Use, the Additional Terms will control.

Termination

Even though we want you around, you can stop using kokwo at any time. kokwo may also stop providing Services to you, or add or create new limits to our Services at any time.

Disclaimers and Indemnity

At all instances, we will not and we are not liable to you for any lost of profits, health, life, revenues, information or data, or consequential, special, indirect, exemplary, punitive or incidental damages arising out of our site, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages or proved to be as a result of our negligence.

We make no guarantees that kokwo will always be safe, secure or error-free, or that they will function without disruptions, delays or imperfections. As we do not charge for access, kokwo is provided on an "as is" basis. Accordingly, we hereby expressly exclude:

  • All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity;
  • Any and all liability (whether arising in contract, tort or otherwise) for any loss or damage (direct or indirect) suffered by you in connection with our Site.

Independent Investigation

Information available through our Site is for informational purposes only. While we make efforts to ensure that information provided by us is accurate, we do not verify shops and product. For this and other reasons, such information may have errors, inaccuracies and omissions. Carry out your own independent research and investigation as appropriate, from the shop owner, local communities and every possible channel before you make a decision. Get updates. You are solely responsible for any actions or decisions you take using the information available through our Site. As such, you should not rely on this information.

Not Obliged

If there is a dispute between you and anyone accessing kokwo, or you and any third party in connection with kokwo, you understand and agree that we are under no obligation to become involved.

Governing Law

We thought our Service is not inappropriate, illegal or unavailable for use in your locations. In spite of that assumption, you know whether your use of our Service may be prohibited or restricted by local laws in your location. If you are not able to comply with local laws when using our Service, you should not use our Service.

No Trial by Jury

We will do our best to resolve any problems or issues that you may have with us or our service in a satisfactory manner. To the extent allowed by law, we each waive any right to trial by jury in any lawsuit, arbitration or other proceeding.

No Class of Actions

To the extent allowed by law, we each waive any right to pursue disputes on a classwide basis; that is, to either join a claim with the claim of any other person or entity, or assert a claim in a representative capacity on behalf of anyone else in any lawsuit, arbitration or other proceeding.

We appreciate your taking the time to read these Terms of Use, and we are very happy to have you around at kokwo. Through your work, you are helping to ease access to market - very noble goal.

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