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ALLGEMEINE GESCHÄFTSBEDINGUNGEN (AGB) DER BEAZY UG (HAFTUNGSBESCHRÄNKT)
Unsere Allgemeine Geschäftsbedingungen (AGB) wird ins Deutsche übersetzt, sind aber derzeit leider nur in englischer Sprache verfügbar.
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Beazy operates a platform that allows:
(a) users to advertise items for rent (such users being "providers") and for sale (such users being "sellers");
(b) providers and sellers to communicate with and enter into agreements with other users to borrow or buy such items (such users that borrow being "borrowers", and such users that buy being "buyers");
(c) borrowers to pay providers for renting the relevant items; and
(d) buyers to pay sellers for buying the relevant items; and
(e) users to resolve disputes concerning the hired items,
(f) users to display and showcase their portfolio
1.1 The Beazy Service is provided by Beazy UG (haftungsbeschränkt) ("Beazy", "we", "our", or "us").
2. Acceptance of the Terms of Service
Please read these terms carefully as they contain important information regarding your legal rights, remedies, and obligations. We know it’s long, but we had to cover a lot of things.
The Beazy community is built on trust and respect. Disputes are very rare in the community, but if there are any issues, we will always do our best to help our members resolve them quickly and fairly.
Beazy UG (haftungsbeschränkt) (hereinafter, “Beazy”, “we”, or “us”), is the owner of beazy.co, which is an online platform that facilitates the listing and rental or purchase of equipment (including but not limited to production (video, lights, audio, etc.) equipment, photography equipment, props, automobiles, watercraft, aircraft, and drones), physical locations, and other equipment (collectively, hereinafter, “Listing” or “Listings”).
By using the Platform, signing up as a User, creating a Listing, and/or renting or purchasing a Listing, you agree to the:
3. Modifications to the Terms
Any changes to the dispute resolution provisions set forth in Dispute (Agreement to Arbitrate) and Governing Law and Jurisdiction sections will not apply to any disputes for which the parties have actual notice on or prior to the date the change is posted on the Platform.
4. General Terms and Conditions
Beazy is not an owner, seller, vendor or operator of any Listings, except for Listings that are available on Beazy’s Profile (accessible at: https://app.beazy.co/en/beazy). Beazy does not own, sell, resell, provide, rent, sub-rent, manage and/or control Listings or Platform offered in Listings, except for Listings on Beazy’s Profile.
Eligibility to Use Beazy's Platform: The Platform is offered and available to Users who are eighteen (18) years of age or older who can form legally binding contracts. By using the Platform, you represent and warrant that:
1) you are at least eighteen (18) years old;
2) you can form a binding contract with Beazy and other Users;
3) you submitted accurate and truthful account, registration, identity, and verification information and documents; and
4) you meet all of the foregoing eligibility requirements. If you do not meet all of these requirements, you must not access or use the Platform. Any use of the Platform by anyone under eighteen (18) is expressly prohibited.
Beazy Account Registration: In order to access certain features of the Platform, including listing, requesting, renting, or purchasing a Listing, you must register or sign-up to create a Beazy account (herein, “Beazy Account”), either by providing us your email address and creating a password or through a third-party networking account, including Facebook and Google accounts. After signing up as a User, you will have a User profile with a publically-viewable web address or URL (herein, “User Profile” or “Profile”). If you register a Beazy Account and use a business display name, business-owned domain email address, business profile photo, business Profile logo, and/or business social links on your Beazy Account, you agree and personally guarantee that you have the authority to bind the entity to this Agreement, and you agree that you, individually, and the business entity (including any and all of the business’ owners, officers, directors, agents, and joint venturers) are legally bound by the provisions of the Terms. You may not assign or otherwise transfer your Beazy Account and/or User ID to another party. You may not register more than one (1) Beazy Account unless Beazy authorizes you to do so.
User Information and Documentation Updates: You promise to update the information and documentation you have provided to us in the event of any changes to your identity information and documentation, contact information, or background. You promise to, and are solely responsible for, keeping your contact information up-to-date, as Beazy may deliver notices to you at the most recent email, telephone, or address provided by you, and those notices will be considered valid even if you no longer maintain the email account, telephone number, or receive mail at that address, unless you provide updated contact information and documentation to us.
You promise to, and are solely responsible for, immediately reporting to Beazy any and all of your felony criminal convictions and you agree that you have an ongoing duty to report any and all of your new felony criminal convictions. Beazy does not represent or warrant that we have taken any steps to run a criminal or other background check or otherwise make an assessment of a User’s (individual or business) integrity or character.
Beazy’s Role: Beazy's responsibilities are limited to: (i) facilitating the availability of the Platform; and (ii) serving as the limited payment collection agent of each Owner or Seller for the purpose of accepting payments from the Renter, Buyer, or third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder on behalf of the Owner or Seller, while assessing any applicable rental fees, purchase prices, transaction fees, rental cancellation fees, late rental drop-off fees, Service Fees (Owner or Seller service fees), Community Fees (Renter or Buyer service fees), Owner or Seller Profits (Owner or Seller profits after Service Fees are collected by Beazy), Listing fees, insurance fees, damage waiver (‘Damage Only’ and ‘Damage + Theft’ as defined herein) fees and costs, deductibles, security deposits, any amounts owed by the Renter, Buyer, or third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder to the Owner or Seller, or Beazy, and/or any amounts that the Renter, Buyer, or a third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder have reported as a chargeback or disputed charge (where the cardholder and/or bank account holder, via their bank, dispute a charge to any of the third-party payment processors and/or service providers that we may use on behalf of the cardholder and/or bank account holder) and any associated chargeback or disputed charge fees (hereinafter, collectively known as “Transaction Costs”).
As a Provider, you agree to grant Beazy the right to allow the Renter to use any Listings rented by them, as agreed to between you and the Renter. As a Seller, you agree to grant Beazy the right to allow the Buyer purchase and obtain any Listings purchased by them, as agreed to between you and the Buyer. As an Owner or Seller, you agree to fully authorize Beazy to enter into agreements that include the aforementioned rights. You understand and agree that Beazy does not act as an insurer, broker, or as your contracting agent. Any agreement you enter into with any other User is between you and the User and Beazy is not a party to it.
Accessing the Platform: We reserve the right to withdraw or amend the Platform, and any service or material we provide on the Platform, in our sole discretion without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason all or any part of the Platform is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the Platform, or the entire Platform, to Users, including registered Users.
If you choose, or 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 you must not disclose it to any other person or entity. You also acknowledge that your Beazy Account is personal to you and agree not to provide any other person with access to the Platform or portions of it using your user name, password or other security information. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized access to or use of your User name or password or any other breach of security. You also agree to ensure that you exit from your Beazy Account at the end of each session. You should use particular caution when accessing your Beazy Account from a public or shared computer so that others are not able to view or record your password or other personal information. We are not responsible for your failure to comply with this clause, or for any delay in shutting down or protecting your Beazy Account after you have reported unauthorized access to us. No third-party is authorized by Beazy to ask for your username and password, and you shall not request the credentials of another Member.
Beazy is a marketplace where Members who comply with the Terms to offer, rent, sell and buy Listings from other Members. While we have verification procedures for our Members and processes in place to review Listings, we cannot guarantee the trust, accuracy, or legality of Listings, and the ability for Owners to rent out Listings, Renters to rent and pay for Listings, Sellers to sell Listings, or Buyers to purchase and pay for Listings. Beazy also cannot ensure that a member will complete a rental or purchase transaction or guarantee the true identity, nationality, and age of a Member. We recommend that you communicate directly with other Members using the Platform to conduct your own assessment of another Member, and we strongly recommend that you do not transact with another Member when you’re not comfortable with a potential transaction.
You agree that you will always use your Beazy Account and the Platform in compliance with the Terms, applicable law, and any other policies and standards provided to you by Beazy. We have the right to disable any Beazy Account, Profile, username, password or other identifier, whether chosen by you or provided by us, at any time in our sole discretion for any or no reason, including if, in our opinion, you have violated any provision of the Terms of Service.
5. Member Agreements
FOR A BEAZY RENTAL, YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT BEAZY'S TERMS OF SERVICE AND COMMUNITY RULES, IN CONJUNCTION WITH YOUR RENTAL CONVERSATION, EFFECTIVELY ESTABLISHES THAT A RENTAL TOOK PLACE BETWEEN YOU AND THE OTHER USER IDENTIFIED YOUR RENTAL CONVERSATION, EFFECTIVELY ESTABLISHING A BINDING LEGAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND THE OTHER USER IDENTIFIED IN YOUR RENTAL CONVERSATION.
FOR A BEAZY PURCHASE, YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT BEAZY'S TERMS OF SERVICE AND COMMUNITY RULES, IN CONJUNCTION WITH YOUR PURCHASE CONVERSATION AND PURCHASE INVOICE, EFFECTIVELY ESTABLISHES THAT A PURCHASE TOOK PLACE BETWEEN YOU AND THE OTHER USER IDENTIFIED IN THE PURCHASE CONVERSATION AND/OR PURCHASE INVOICE, EFFECTIVELY ESTABLISHING A BINDING LEGAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND THE OTHER USER IDENTIFIED IN YOUR PURCHASE CONVERSATION AND/OR PURCHASE INVOICE.
6. Transaction Charges, Authorizations, Cardholder and/or Bank Account Holder Liability, Disputes, and Collections
Once a Renter agrees to rent a Listing, or a Buyer agrees to purchase a Listing on Beazy, we process payment from the Renter or Buyer and remit payment to the Owner or Seller of the Listing. We may use third-party payment providers to process transactions. By using the Platform, you agree to pay us and receive payment through our payment providers (such as Braintree, PayPal, Stripe, and Plaid) to process transactions. By using the Service, you agree to pay us and receive payment through our payment providers, and you agree to the terms and conditions and privacy policies of our third-party providers.
By providing Beazy with payment credentials and billing information, you authorize Beazy and any third-party payment processors and/or service providers that we may use, to store your payment credentials (whether it is a personal or business account) and billing information for future use by you, and for future charges for any unpaid balances you may owe to an Owner, a Seller, and/or Beazy.
By providing Beazy with payment credentials (whether it is a personal or business account) and billing information for a third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder, you and the third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder agree that the third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder has authorized Beazy and any third-party payment processors and/or service providers that we may use, to store the third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder’s payment credentials and billing information for future use by you and the third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder, and for future charges for any unpaid balances you or the third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder may owe to an Owner, a Seller, and/or Beazy. You and the third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder agree that you and the third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder are jointly and severally liable for any unpaid balances you may owe to an Owner, a Seller, and/or Beazy.
You authorize Beazy, or you and the third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder agree that the third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder has authorized Beazy, to use stored payment credentials and billing information for any unpaid balances of Transaction Costs that include, but are not limited to, rental fees, transaction fees, Service Fees (Owner service fees), Community Fees (Renter service fees), Owner Profits (Owner profits after Service Fees are collected by Beazy), Listing fees, insurance fees, Damage Waiver (‘Damage Only’ and ‘Damage + Theft’) costs, deductibles, security deposits, any amounts owed by the you or the third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder to an Owner, a Seller, and/or Beazy, and/or amounts that you or the third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder have reported as a chargeback or disputed charge (where the cardholder and/or bank account holder’s bank disputes a charge to our payment processor on behalf of the cardholder and/or bank account holder) and any associated chargeback or disputed charge fees.
You may authorize a third-party to use your Beazy Account in accordance with this Agreement. You acknowledge and agree that anyone you authorize to use your Beazy Account may use the use stored payment credentials and billing information on your behalf and that you will be responsible for any payments made by such person.
Beazy will pursue all available methods available under law to collect unpaid balances. We may also engage collection agencies and legal counsel to collect unpaid balances and any applicable late payment fees.
If Beazy receives a cardholder and/or bank account holder dispute or chargeback for any charges that are owed by you from your use of the Platform, then you agree to immediately remit payment to Beazy for the disputed charge amount and a €35.00 dispute fee for each disputed charge. Beazy will respond to any disputes with any information that indicates that the charge was authorized by you or a third-party cardholder and/or bank account holder.
As an Owner or Seller, you understand and agree that if Beazy is unable to collect any Transaction Costs and funds related to a Listing rental or purchase, including disputed charges, from the Renter or Buyer, you will refund any Owner or Seller profits or funds that were were transferred to you, or the bank account added on your Beazy Account, directly to Beazy immediately. You also agree and authorize Beazy to withdraw funds from the bank account added on your Beazy Account, if necessary to reimburse Beazy for any Transaction Costs and funds related to a Listing rental or purchase that Beazy is unable to collect from the Renter or Buyer.
You agree that all communication, including but not limited to communication from Beazy, a collection agency, or legal counsel, regarding unpaid balances, delinquent accounts, and amounts owed to other Users may be made by contacting you via the e-mail address (electronic mail) or phone number you provided on your Beazy account. In some cases, communication regarding unpaid balances, delinquent accounts, and amounts owed to other Users or Beazy may be made by mailing a letter to the address you provided on your Beazy account. You may dispute the information that Beazy reports to a credit bureau by contacting [email protected]
7. Listings, Listing Conditions, and Rental Listing Prices
Owners or Sellers are responsible for creating their own Listings, and for the for the accuracy and content of their Listings. Owners or Sellers must accurately describe the Listing and all of the Listing contents, so that the Renter, the Buyer, Beazy, insurance companies, law enforcement, or courts can review exactly what a Renter rented or the Buyer purchased. Owners or Sellers must only upload photos that accurately represent the Listing that they are offering to rent to a Renter, or to purchase by a Buyer.
When prompted, Sellers are responsible of setting an accurate Listing condition from predetermined condition categories that are provided by Beazy. Each condition category has a description that Sellers must review and select. Sellers can also provide any specific information about the condition of a Listing in the Listing description. If a Buyer does not agree with the condition category that the Seller selected and/or the condition description that the Seller added, after the Buyer receives their purchased Listing, the Buyer can request to initiate a return to the Seller and a refund from the Seller within the refund period, as determined and provided by Beazy or the Seller.
Owners are responsible of setting a minimum coverage limit or accurate market value for their Listing (hereinafter, “Replacement Value”). The Listing Replacement Value is displayed publicly on the Listing so that a Renter is aware of the Replacement Value prior to placing a rental request. Accordingly, you, as an Owner, agree that a Renter, an insurance company, and/or Beazy does not owe the Owner an amount for the repair or replacement of the Listing in excess of the the Replacement Value that the Owner has set for Listing at the time the Renter submits a rental request for the Listing. Owners may adjust a Listing Replacement Value at any time, except for when a Listing has been requested by a Renter or in an active rental. Beazy will keep track of any adjustments in the Listing Replacement Value.
Beazy reserves the right to change the price of an Owner’s Listing. Beazy does so in order to maintain reasonable rental prices relative to other listing prices, with the intention to increase the likelihood that an Owner will have their Listing rented by a Renter. If an Owner does not agree with a price change, they have the option of closing their listing at any time, refusing to accept a rental request, or contacting Beazy to discuss the issue.
8. Renters, Rental Period, and Renter Liability
The period of time between when the Owner (or the Owner’s Authorized Person) releases custody and control of the Listing to the Renter (or the Renter’s Authorized Person) and when the Renter (or the Renter’s Authorized Person) returns custody and control of the Listing to the Owner (or the Owner’s Authorized Person) is known as the “Rental Period.” A Renter must request an initial Rental Period, with a set Listing pick-up day and time and a set Listing return day and time, and the Owner may accept the Rental Period that the Renter requests. A Renter must request any modifications to an initial Rental Period, with a set Listing pick-up day and time and a set Listing return day and time, and the Owner may accept to any modifications to Rental Period that the Renter requests. Any Renter modifications to the Rental Period that are not accepted by the Owner are not authorized and may result in Beazy or the Owner making a police report against the Renter and pursuing legal action against the Renter.
If the Renter damages , loses, steals, converts, transfers custody and control to a third-party of, and/or fails to return the Owner’s Listing, within the Rental Period, the Renter agrees that they are liable for and agree to immediately pay for the repair or replacement of the Owner’s Listing, up to the specified limit purchased and/or the Replacement Value of the Listing (as provided on the Listing when a Renter requests a Listing) and/or the amount not covered by a Renter's coverage option or insurance policy, and/or the entire deductible amount (if applicable) for the coverage option or insurance policy that covers the Listing. Renters are not liable for pre-existing damage or issues with an Owner’s Listing, if there is proof of pre-existing damage or issues or if the pre-existing damage or issues are not caused by the Renter’s rental and use of the Listing. We always recommend that both Owners and Renters use rental checksheets and thoroughly inspect Listings that they rent.
Beazy is not liable for a User’s (or the User’s Authorized Person) deceptive or fraudulent acts, voluntary parting of Listings, the theft of Listings, and/or any other loss caused by User’s (or the User’s Authorized Person) deceptive or fraudulent acts and a User’s (or the User’s Authorized Person) use of Beazy.co, but Beazy will completely cooperate with the investigation and produce information about the incident and parties involved, working with law enforcement and any insurance companies involved.
NOTE: AS STATED ABOVE, THE PLATFORM IS INTENDED TO BE USED TO FACILITATE OWNERS OR SELLERS AND RENTERS OR BUYERS CONNECTING, COMMUNICATING, LISTING, RENTING, AND/OR PURCHASING LISTINGS DIRECTLY WITH EACH OTHER. BEAZY CANNOT AND DOES NOT CONTROL THE CONTENT CONTAINED IN ANY PROFILES, USER-TO-USER CORRESPONDENCE, AND LISTINGS AND THE CONDITION, LEGALITY OR SUITABILITY OF ANY LISTINGS. BEAZY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR AND DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY RELATED TO ANY AND ALL PROFILES, USER-TO-USER CORRESPONDENCE, AND LISTINGS. ACCORDINGLY, ANY RENTALS OR PURCHASES WILL BE MADE AT THE USER’S OWN RISK. IN NO EVENT SHALL BEAZY BE LIABLE TO A USER OR A RELATED THIRD-PARTY FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS, WHETHER OR NOT ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGE, AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF ANY PROFILES, USER-TO-USER CORRESPONDENCE, AND LISTINGS OR THE INFORMATION ON BEAZY'S PLATFORM. WHILE BEAZY WILL EXPECT A USER OR A RELATED THIRD-PARTY TO MAKE REASONABLE EFFORTS TO RETURN ANY PROPERTY THEY MAY RECEIVE THAT DOES NOT BELONG TO THEM, BEAZY WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSSES OF OR DAMAGE TO SUCH PROPERTY.
Beazy cannot and does not offer Tax-related advice to any Users. Please consult your tax consultant to determine tax treatment for your rental activities and retain all relevant documentation. This statement is provided for information purposes only and is not intended to constitute tax advice.
"Tax" or "Taxes" mean any sales taxes, value added taxes (VAT), goods and services taxes (GST), or any other taxes that the Owner or Seller may be required by law to collect and remit to governmental agencies, and other similar indirect or other withholding and personal or corporate income taxes.
You understand and agree that you are solely responsible for determining (i) your applicable Tax reporting requirements, and (ii) the Taxes that should be included in a Listing price, and for including Taxes to be collected or obligations relating to applicable Taxes in your Listings.
You understand and acknowledge that appropriate governmental agencies, departments or authorities (the "Tax Authority") where you are located may require Taxes to be collected from Owners and Renters, or Sellers and Buyers, on the amount paid for the right to use of Listings for a Beazy rental, or on the amount paid for the right to purchase and obtain a Listing for a Beazy purchase, and to be remitted to the respective Tax Authority. The laws in jurisdictions may vary, but these taxes may be required to be collected and remitted as a percentage of the actual Listing price (before tax) set by Owners or Sellers, a set amount per day, or other variations. You are solely responsible for remitting to the relevant authority any Taxes included or received by you.
10. Insurance Policies, Damage Waiver (Damage Only) Agreement, and Member Responsibilities
Disclaimer: Beazy is not an insurance provider, broker, or agent. Beazy is not licensed in any country to be an insurance provider, broker, or agent.
Currently, Beazy does not provide insurance or any other kind of coverage for automobiles. By renting automobiles, as a Renter, you understand and agree that you must have adequate and applicable insurance for rental of automobiles. Further, by renting automobiles, you agree to provide the Owner with a insurance certificate, generated by a licensed insurance provider, carrier, broker, or agent, that confirms your adequate and applicable insurance for rental of spaces and/or automobiles. Beazy can not provide claim processing support or dispute resolution for the rental of automobiles.
Owners and Renters are also bound by any and all applicable terms and policies of any insurance provider, carrier, broker, or agent involved in the transaction between the Owner and the Renter. Beazy recommends that you carefully read and understand any policy documents which may apply to a rental.
Any other information about insurance policies can be found on the following page: https://www.beazy.co/insurance
11. Owner or Seller Release and Waiver
In order to rent or purchase a Listing, you, the Renter or Buyer, accept this Listing Release and Waiver, which is effective between you, the Renter or Buyer, and Listing Owner or Seller as of the date when you first rent or purchase a Listing.
You represent that you are eighteen (18) years of age or older. If you are allowing a minor to be in the presence of and/or use of the Listing, you acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for the supervision of that minor throughout the duration of the Rental Period or after your purchase, and have read this Release and Waiver and agree to it on the minor’s behalf. If you are renting or purchasing a Listing on behalf of another person or company, you will ensure, and you represent and warrant, that each person or company on whose behalf you book has read and agreed to this Listing Release and Waiver, which shall apply to each of them as if the reference to “you” was a reference to him/her.
Assumption of Risks: You understand and acknowledge that the Listing may be hazardous and may carry the risk of injury or illness, including but not limited to physical injury, property damage, sickness disability, permanent paralysis, and death.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, YOU KNOWINGLY, VOLUNTARILY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL RISKS, BOTH KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, OF RENTING OR PURCHASING A LISTING, INCLUDING EACH ITEM THAT AN OWNER OR SELLER RENTS OR SELLS TO YOU, EVEN IF THOSE RISKS ARISE FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OR CARELESSNESS OF THE OWNER, SELLER, OR OTHERS, OR DEFECTS IN THE EQUIPMENT, PREMISES, OR FACILITIES USED DURING THE RENTAL OR AFTER THE PURCHASE, OR OTHERWISE, AND YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE RENTAL OR PURCHASE OF THE LISTING.
Release and Waiver: You acknowledge and agree that:(1) You have reasonably assessed the risks involved in the rental or purchase and have made an informed and voluntary choice to participate in the rental or purchase; (2) You alone, and not the Listing Owner or Seller, are responsible for determining your fitness for participating in the rental or purchase and your ability to fully understand any directions or warnings presented; (3) You will not participate in any rental or purchase when you have a physical, medical, or mental limitation or disability that may be relevant or may affect to the use the Listing that you are renting or purchasing, or when you are aware or should reasonably be aware of any factors that may limit or prevent you from safely participating in the rental or purchase; and (4) You will act reasonably and responsibly and will comply with any provided and customary conditions, directions, and/or precautions for participation in the rental or purchase. If you notice any hazard during a Rental Period, you will stop participating in the rental immediately and inform the listing Owner.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOU RELEASE AND PROMISE NOT TO SUE THE LISTING OWNER OR LISTING SELLER FOR ANY CLAIMS, DEMANDS, CAUSES OF ACTION, LOSSES (WHETHER ECONOMIC OR NON-ECONOMIC), DAMAGES, EXPENSES, COSTS OR LIABILITY OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR RENTAL OR PURCHASE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), PRODUCT LIABILITY, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY.
You intend this Listing Release and Waiver to be a complete and unconditional release of all liability to the greatest extent allowed by law. You agree that if any portion of this Waiver and Release is held to be invalid, the remainder notwithstanding shall continue in full force and effect.
Disclaimer of Warranties: TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, LISTING OWNERS OR LISTING SELLERS PROVIDE THEIR LISTINGS “AS IS,” WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING AND TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, LISTING OWNERS OR LISTING SELLERS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES OF SAFETY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, AND AS TO THE ADEQUACY OF THE DIRECTIONS AND WARNINGS PROVIDED TO YOU.
Indemnification: You agree that if, despite this Listing Release and Waiver, you or anyone on your behalf make a claim against the Listing Owner or Seller relating to a Listing rental or purchase, you will indemnify and hold the Listing Owner or Seller harmless from any liability, demand, loss, damage, or costs which the Owner or Seller may incur as the result of such claim.
YOU AFFIRM THAT YOU HAVE READ THIS LISTING RELEASE AND WAIVER AND FULLY UNDERSTAND THE ASSUMPTION OF RISK, RELEASE, WAIVER, AND CONSENT CONTAINED IN IT. YOU FURTHER UNDERSTAND THAT YOU HAVE GIVEN UP RIGHTS BY AGREEING TO THE TERMS, AND HAVE DONE SO FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY AND WITHOUT INDUCEMENT.
12. Intellectual Property Rights
The Platform and its entire contents, features and functionality (including but not limited to all information, software, text, displays, images, video and audio, and the design, selection and arrangement thereof), are owned by Beazy UG (haftungsbeschränkt), its licensors or other providers of such material and are protected by German and international copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws. The Terms permit you to use the Platform for your personal, non-commercial use only. Any and all commercial use by you of the Platform must be expressly authorized by Beazy.
You must not reproduce, distribute, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display, publicly perform, republish, download, store or transmit any of the material on our Platform, except as follows:
1) Your computer may temporarily store copies of such materials in RAM incidental to your accessing and viewing those materials;
2) You may store files that are automatically cached by your Web browser for display enhancement purposes;
3) You may print or download one copy of a reasonable number of pages of website for your own personal, non-commercial use and not for further reproduction, publication or distribution;
4) If we provide desktop, mobile or other applications for download, you may download a single copy to your computer or mobile device solely for your own personal, non-commercial use, provided you agree to be bound by our end User license agreement for such applications; and/or
5) If we provide social media features with certain content, you make take such actions as are enabled by such features.
You must not:
1) Modify copies of any materials from this site;
2) Use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from the accompanying text; and/or
3) Delete or alter any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices from copies of materials from this site.
You must not access or use for any commercial purposes any part of the Platform or any services or materials available through the Platform without Beazy’s authorization. If you wish to make any use of material on the Platform other than that set out in this section, please address your request to: [email protected] If you print, copy, modify, download or otherwise use or provide any other person with access to any part of the Platform in breach of the Terms, your right to use the Platform will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made. No right, title or interest in or to the Platform or any content on the Platform is transferred to you, and all rights not expressly granted are reserved by Beazy. Any use of the Platform not expressly permitted by the Terms is a breach of the Terms and may violate copyright, trademark and other laws.
Beazy's name, the term “Beazy", the Platform or Beazy's logo and all related names, logos, product and service names, designs and slogans are trademarks of Beazy or its affiliates or licensors. You must not use such marks without the prior written permission of Beazy. All other names, logos, product and service names, designs and slogans on the Platform are the trademarks of their respective owners.
Prohibited Uses: You may use the Platform only for lawful purposes and in accordance with the Terms. You agree not to use the Platform:
1) In any way that violates any applicable law or regulation (including, without limitation, any laws regarding the export of data or software to and from Germany or other countries);
2) For the purpose of exploiting, harming or attempting to exploit or harm minors in any way by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable information or otherwise;
3) To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with the Content Standards set out in the Terms; 4) To transmit, or procure the sending of, any advertising or promotional material without our prior written consent, including any “junk mail”, “chain letter” or “spam” or any other similar solicitation; 5) To impersonate or attempt to impersonate Beazy, a Beazy employee, another User or any other person or entity (including, without limitation, by using e-mail addresses, display names, usernames, social links, or bios associated with any of the foregoing); and/or 6) To engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits anyone’s use or enjoyment of the Platform, or which, as determined by us, may harm Beazy or Users of the Platform or expose them to liability. Additionally, you agree not to: 1) Use the Platform in any manner that could disable, overburden, damage, or impair the site or interfere with any other party’s use of the Platform, including their ability to engage in real time activities through the Platform; 2) Use any robot, spider or other automatic device, process or means to access the Platform for any purpose, including monitoring or copying any of the material on the Platform; 3) Use any manual process to monitor or copy any of the material on the Platform or for any other unauthorized purpose without our prior written consent; 4) Use any device, software or routine that interferes with the proper working of the Platform. Introduce any viruses, trojan horses, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful; 5) Attempt to gain unauthorized access to, interfere with, damage or disrupt any parts of the Platform, the server on which the Platform is stored, or any server, computer or database connected to the Platform; 6) Attack the Platform via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack; and/or 7) Otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Platform.
14. User Contributions
The Platform may contain Listings, User Profiles, message boards, chat rooms, personal web pages or profiles, forums, bulletin board, blogs, comment sections, social media features and other interactive features (collectively, “Interactive Platform”) that allow Users to post, submit, publish, display or transmit to other Users or other persons (hereinafter, “post”) content or materials (collectively, “User Contributions”) on or through the Platform. All User Contributions must comply with the Content Standards set out in the Terms. Any User Contribution you post to the site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. By providing any User Contribution on the Platform, you grant us and our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and our respective licensees, successors and assigns the right to use, reproduce, modify, perform, display, distribute and otherwise disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose.
You represent and warrant that:
1) You own or control all rights in and to the User Contributions and have the right to grant the license granted above to us and our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and our respective licensees, successors and assigns;
2) All of your User Contributions do and will comply with the Terms; and
3) You understand and acknowledge that you are responsible for any User Contributions you submit or contribute, and you, not Beazy, have fully responsibility for such content, including its legality, reliability, accuracy and appropriateness. We are not responsible, or liable to any third-party, for the content or accuracy of any User Contributions posted by you or any other User of the Platform.
15. Monitoring and Enforcement; Termination
We have the right to:
1) Remove or refuse to post any User Contributions for any or no reason in our sole discretion;
2) Take any action with respect to any User Contribution that we deem necessary or appropriate in our sole discretion, including if we believe that such User Contribution violates the Terms, including the Content Standards, infringes any intellectual property right or other right of any person or entity, threatens the personal safety of Users of the Platform or the public or could create liability for Beazy;
3) Disclose your identity or other information about you to any third-party who claims that material posted by you violates their rights, including their intellectual property rights or their right to privacy;
4) Take appropriate legal action, including without limitation, referral to law enforcement, for any illegal or unauthorized use of the Platform; and/or
5) Terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the Platform for any or no reason, including without limitation, any violation of the Terms. Without limiting the foregoing, we have the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity or other information of anyone posting any materials on or through the Platform.
YOU WAIVE AND HOLD HARMLESS BEAZY AND ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSEES AND SERVICE PROVIDERS FROM ANY CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY BEAZY AND/OR ANY OF THE FOREGOING PARTIES DURING OR AS A RESULT OF ITS INVESTIGATIONS AND FROM ANY ACTIONS TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHER BEAZY OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.
However, we do not undertake review of all material before it is posted on the Platform, and cannot ensure prompt removal of objectionable material after it has been posted. Accordingly, we assume no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications or content provided by any User or third-party. We have no liability or responsibility to anyone for performance or nonperformance of the activities described in this section.
16. Content Standards
17. Ratings and Reviews
After a completed transaction, Beazy Members can leave a publicly-displayed Profile review (“Review”) and submit a rating (“Rating”) about another Member. Ratings or Reviews reflect the opinions of individual Members and do not reflect the opinion of Beazy. Ratings and Reviews are not verified by Beazy for accuracy and may be incorrect or misleading. Ratings and Reviews by Members must be accurate and may not contain any offensive or defamatory language. Ratings and Reviews are subject to content terms in this Agreement and may be removed by Beazy. Ratings and Reviews may also be displayed elsewhere on the Platform together with other relevant information about the Member.
18. Reliance on Information Posted
The information presented on or through the Platform is made available solely for general information purposes. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of this information. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. We disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you or any other visitor to the Platform, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents. The Platform may include content provided by third parties, including materials provided by other Users, bloggers and third-party licensors, syndicators, aggregators and/or reporting services. All statements and/or opinions expressed in these materials, and all articles and responses to questions and other content, other than the content provided by Beazy, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity providing those materials. These materials do not necessarily reflect the opinion of Beazy. We are not responsible, or liable to you or any third-party, for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties.
19. Changes to the Platform
We may update the content on the Platform from time to time, but its content is not necessarily complete or up-to-date. Any of the material on the Platform may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.
Information About You and Your Visits to the Platform
20. Other Terms and Conditions
All actions through our site or other transactions for the rental of Listings or information formed through the Platform or as a result of visits made by you are governed by our terms and conditions which are hereby incorporated into these Terms. Additional terms and conditions may also apply to specific portions, services or features of the Platform. All such additional terms and conditions are hereby incorporated by this reference into these Terms.
21. Linking to the Platform and Social Media Features
You may link to our homepage, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part without our express written consent. The Platform may provide certain social media features that enable you to:
1) Link from your own or certain third-party services to certain content on the Platform;
2) Send emails or other communications with certain content, or links to certain content, on the Platform; and/or
3) Cause limited portions of content on the Platform to be displayed or appear to be displayed on your own or certain third-party services. You may use these features solely as they are provided by us solely with respect to the content they are displayed with and otherwise in accordance with any additional terms and conditions we provide with respect to such features.
Subject to the foregoing, you must not:
1) Establish a link from any Platform that is not owned by you;
2) Cause the Platform or portions of it to be displayed, or appear to be displayed by, for example, framing, deep linking or in-line linking, on any other site;
3) Otherwise take any action with respect to the materials on the Platform that is inconsistent with any other provision of the Terms. The Platform from which you are linking, or on which you make certain content accessible, must comply in all respects with the Content Standards set out in the Terms. You agree to cooperate with us in causing any unauthorized framing or linking immediately to cease. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. We may disable all or any social media features and any links at any time without notice in our discretion.
22. Links from the Platform
If the Platform contain links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your convenience only. This includes links contained in advertisements, including online advertisements, promoted Listings, and sponsored links. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. If you decide to access any of the third-party service linked to the Platform, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such services.
23. Disputes (Agreement to Arbitrate)
THE FOLLOWING SECTION AFFECTS YOUR RIGHTS REGARDING HOW CLAIMS YOU AND BEAZY HAVE AGAINST EACH OTHER, AND HOW CLAIMS YOU AND OTHER USERS HAVE AGAINST EACH OTHER, ARE RESOLVED. PLEASE READ THIS SECTION CAREFULLY.
Subject to applicable law, you and Beazy agree that any claim or dispute at law or equity that has arisen or may arise between us, or may arise between us, relating to or arising out of this Agreement or any previous versions of the Agreement, your use of and access to the Service, or any breach, termination, or enforcement of this Agreement will be resolved in accordance with the provisions set forth in this “Disputes (Agreement to Arbitrate)” section of the Agreement. This will preclude you from bringing any class, collective, or representative action against Beazy and also preclude you from participating in or recovering relief under any current or future class, collective, consolidated, or representative action brought against Beazy by someone else.
Contact Beazy: If a dispute arises between you and Beazy, we want to do our best to help resolve the dispute. Disputes between you and us may be reported to [email protected]
Applicable Law: You agree that the German law, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms and any claim or dispute that has arisen or may arise between you and Beazy, except as otherwise stated in this Agreement.
Agreement to Arbitrate: You and Beazy each agree that any and all disputes or claims that have arisen or may arise between you and Beazy (including its respective subsidiaries, employees, officers, directors, and agents), or between you and another User, relating in any way to or arising out of this or previous versions of the Agreement, your use of, or access to the Service, or any services sold, offered, or purchased through the Platform or any breach, enforcement, or termination of this Agreement shall be resolved exclusively through final and binding arbitration, as an alternative to resolving a dispute in court, except that each party retains the right to seek injunctive or other equitable relief in a court of competent jurisdiction to prevent the threatened or actual infringement, misappropriation or violation of a party’s copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, patents, or other intellectual property rights.
Prohibition of Class and Representative Actions and Non-Individualized Relief: YOU AND BEAZY AGREE THAT EACH OF US MAY BRING CLAIMS AGAINST THE OTHER ONLY ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS USER IN ANY PURPORTED CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE ACTION OR PROCEEDING. UNLESS BOTH YOU AND BEAZY AGREE OTHERWISE, THE ARBITRATOR MAY NOT CONSOLIDATE OR JOIN MORE THAN ONE PERSON'S OR PARTY'S CLAIMS AND MAY NOT OTHERWISE PRESIDE OVER ANY FORM OF A CONSOLIDATED, REPRESENTATIVE, OR CLASS PROCEEDING. ALSO, THE ARBITRATOR MAY AWARD RELIEF (INCLUDING MONETARY, INJUNCTIVE, AND DECLARATORY RELIEF) ONLY IN FAVOR OF THE INDIVIDUAL PARTY SEEKING RELIEF AND ONLY TO THE EXTENT NECESSARY TO PROVIDE RELIEF NECESSITATED BY THAT PARTY'S INDIVIDUAL CLAIM(S). ANY RELIEF AWARDED CANNOT AFFECT OTHER BEAZY USERS.
Arbitration Procedures: Arbitration is more informal than a lawsuit in court. Arbitration uses a neutral arbitrator instead of a judge or jury, and court review of an arbitration award is very limited. An arbitrator may award the same damages and relief on an individual basis that a court can award to an individual. An arbitrator also must follow the terms of this Terms as a court would.
You and Beazy agree that any dispute, claim or controversy under €30,000 in value arising out of or relating to this Agreement, whether between you and Beazy or between you and other Users, or the existence, breach, termination, enforcement, interpretation or validity thereof, shall be settled by binding arbitration and not in a court of law, in accordance with its Arbitration Rules & Procedures effective at the time a claim is made. You further agree that judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. You consent to electronic service of process, with service to be made to the email address we have on record for your account.
You and Beazy agree that any dispute, claim or controversy €30,000 and over in value arising out of or relating to this Agreement, whether between you and Beazy or between you and other Users, or the existence, breach, termination, enforcement, interpretation or validity thereof, shall be settled by binding arbitration.
You or Beazy may elect to have the arbitration conducted by telephone or based solely on written submissions, which election shall be binding on you and Beazy subject to the arbitrator's discretion to require an in-person hearing, if the circumstances warrant. Attendance at an in-person hearing may be made by telephone by you and/or Beazy, unless the arbitrator requires otherwise. The arbitrator will decide the substance of all claims in accordance with the German law, including recognized principles of equity, and will honor all claims of privilege recognized by law. The arbitrator shall not be bound by rulings in prior arbitrations involving different Users, but is bound by rulings in prior arbitrations involving the same User to the extent required by applicable law. The arbitrator's award shall be final and binding, and judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof.
Non-Disclosure: You agree that any and all communications and evidence related to any dispute ultimately resolved by arbitration or mediation arising out of or relating to this Agreement shall be held and will remain confidential, and that you will not take any action that will harm the reputation of any of the other parties to the arbitration or mediation or Beazy, or which would reasonably be expected to lead to unwanted or unfavorable publicity to and of the parties, Beazy or other entities involved in or incidental to the arbitration or mediation. You understand that those parties and entities include but are not limited to the claimant, respondent, witnesses, and Beazy.
Severability: With the exception of any of the provisions in any subsection of this Agreement to Arbitrate ("Prohibition of Class and Representative Actions and Non-Individualized Relief"), if a court decides that any part of this Agreement to Arbitrate is invalid or unenforceable, the other parts of this Agreement to Arbitrate shall still apply. If a court decides that any of the provisions in subsection of this Agreement to Arbitrate ("Prohibition of Class and Representative Actions and Non-Individualized Relief") is invalid or unenforceable, then the entirety of this Agreement to Arbitrate shall be null and void. The remainder of the Terms, including all other provisions of this “Disputes (Agreement to Arbitrate)” section, will continue to apply.
Opt-Out Procedure: You can choose to reject this Agreement to Arbitrate ("opt out") by mailing us a written opt-out notice ("Opt-Out Notice"). Please email us at [email protected] for the mailing address. For new Beazy Users, the Opt-Out Notice must be postmarked no later than thirty (30) days after the date you accept the Agreement for the first time. The Opt-Out Notice must state that you do not agree to this Agreement to Arbitrate and must include your name, address, phone number, and the email address used to log in to Beazy Accounts to which the opt-out applies. You must sign the Opt-Out Notice for it to be effective. This procedure is the only way you can opt out of the Agreement to Arbitrate. If you opt out of the Agreement to Arbitrate, all other parts of the Agreement, including all other provisions of this “Disputes (Agreement to Arbitrate)” section, will continue to apply. Opting out of this Agreement to Arbitrate has no effect on any previous, other, or future arbitration agreements that you may have with us.
Future Changes to the Agreement to Arbitrate: Notwithstanding any provision in the Terms to the contrary, you and we agree that if we make any change to this Agreement to Arbitrate (other than a change to any notice address or services link provided herein) in the future, that change shall not apply to any claim that was filed in a legal proceeding against Beazy prior to the effective date of the change. Moreover, if we seek to terminate the Agreement to Arbitrate as included in the Terms, any such termination shall not be effective until thirty (30) days after the version of the Terms not containing the Agreement to Arbitrate is posted to https://www.beazy.co, and shall not be effective as to any claim that was filed in a legal proceeding against Beazy prior to the effective date of termination.
24. Geographic Restrictions
Beazy UG (haftungsbeschränkt), the owner of the Platform, is based in Berlin, Germany. We provide the Platform for use only by persons located in the European Union. We make no claims that the Platform or any of its content is accessible or appropriate outside of the European Union, or accessible or appropriate for non-European Union residents. Access to the Platform may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Platform from outside the European Union, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Beazy, its affiliates, licensors and service providers, and its and their respective officers, directors, employees, contractors, agents, licensors, suppliers, successors and assigns from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, judgments, awards, losses, costs, expenses or fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or relating to your violation of the Terms or your use of the Platform, including, but not limited to, your User Contributions, any use of the Platform’s content, services and products other than as expressly authorized in the Terms or your use of any information obtained from the Platform.
26. Disclaimer of Warranties
You understand that we cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the internet or the Platform will be free of viruses or other destructive code. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for anti-virus protection and accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to our site for any reconstruction of any lost data.
WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY A DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, VIRUSES OR OTHER TECHNOLOGICALLY HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF THE PLATFORM OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE PLATFORM OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON IT, OR ON ANY SERVICES LINKED TO IT. YOUR USE OF THE PLATFORM, ITS CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE PLATFORM IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE PLATFORM, ITS CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE PLATFORM IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. NEITHER BEAZY NOR ANY PERSON ASSOCIATED WITH BEAZY MAKES ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO THE COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY, ACCURACY OR AVAILABILITY OF THE PLATFORM. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER BEAZY NOR ANYONE ASSOCIATED WITH BEAZY REPRESENTS OR WARRANTS THAT THE PLATFORM, ITS CONTENT OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE PLATFORM WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT OUR SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS OR THAT THE PLATFORM OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE PLATFORM WILL OTHERWISE MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS. BEAZY HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY WARRANTIES WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
27. Release of Beazy and Limitation on Liability
If you have a dispute with a Beazy User, Authorized Person (including its affiliates or their licensors, service providers, employees, agents, officers or directors, or associates), Authorized Person, a any third-parties (including but not limited related insurance carriers, insurance agents, and/or insurance companies), you release Beazy, its affiliates or their licensors, service providers, employees, agents, officers or directors, from any and all claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential damages) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes. In entering into this release you expressly waive any protections (whether statutory or otherwise) that would otherwise limit the coverage of this release to include only those claims which you may know or suspect to exist in your favor at the time of agreeing to this release.
IN NO EVENT WILL BEAZY, ITS AFFILIATES OR THEIR LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS OR DIRECTORS BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE PLATFORM, ANY SERVICES LINKED TO IT, ANY CONTENT ON THE PLATFORM OR SUCH OTHER PLATFORMS OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE PLATFORM OR SUCH OTHER PLATFORMS, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, AND WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE. THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY LIABILITY WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
THE LIMITATIONS OF DAMAGES SET FORTH ABOVE ARE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN BEAZY AND YOU. WE WOULD NOT PROVIDE THE SERVICE WITHOUT SUCH LIMITATIONS. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT CLAIMS OR FACTS IN ADDITION TO OR DIFFERENT FROM THOSE WHICH ARE NOW KNOWN OR BELIEVED BY YOU TO EXIST MAY HEREAFTER BE DISCOVERED.
YOU AFFIRM THAT YOU HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT, INCLUDING THIS RELEASE OF BEAZY AND LIMITATION ON LIABILITY SECTION AND FULLY UNDERSTAND THE ASSUMPTION OF RISK, RELEASE, WAIVER, AND LIMITATION ON BEAZY’S LIABILITY, AND CONSENT CONTAINED IN IT. YOU FURTHER UNDERSTAND THAT YOU HAVE GIVEN UP RIGHTS BY AGREEING TO THESE TERMS, AND HAVE DONE SO FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY AND WITHOUT INDUCEMENT.
28. Assumption of Rights
If Beazy pays out a claim, reversal, or chargeback that you file against another Beazy User, you agree that Beazy assumes your rights against the recipient and third parties related to the payment, and may pursue those rights directly or on your behalf, in Beazy’s discretion.
29. Insolvency Proceedings
If any proceeding by or against you is commenced under any provision of the German Bankruptcy Code, as amended, or under any other bankruptcy or insolvency law, Beazy will be entitled to recover all reasonable costs or expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees and expenses) incurred in connection with the enforcement of this Agreement.
30. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
All matters relating to the Platform and the Terms and any dispute or claim arising therefrom or related thereto in each case, including non-contractual disputes or claims, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the German Law without giving effect to any choice or conflict of law provision or rule whether of the State of Berlin or any other jurisdiction. Any legal suit, action or proceeding arising out of, or related to, the Terms or the Platform shall be instituted exclusively in German federal courts, although we retain the right to bring any suit, action or proceeding against you for breach of the Terms in your country of residence or any other relevant country. You waive any and all objections to the exercise of jurisdiction over you by such courts and to venue in such courts.
Limitation on Time to File Claims
ANY CAUSE OF ACTION OR CLAIM YOU MAY HAVE ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE TERMS OR THE PLATFORM MUST BE COMMENCED WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES, OTHERWISE, SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION OR CLAIM IS PERMANENTLY BARRED.
31. Waiver and Severability
No waiver of by Beazy of any term or condition set forth in the Terms shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or a waiver of any other term or condition, and any failure of Beazy to assert a right or provision under the Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the Terms is held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall be eliminated or limited to the minimum extent such that the remaining provisions of the Terms will continue in full force and effect.
32. Entire Agreement
33. Your Questions and Comments
The Platform is operated by Beazy UG (haftungsbeschränkt). All notices of copyright infringement claims should be sent to [email protected] All other questions, feedback, comments, requests for technical support and other communications relating to the Platform should be directed to: [email protected]
Beazy UG (haftungsbeschränkt) (hereinafter, “Beazy”, “we”, or “us”), is the owner of beazy.co, an online platform that facilitates the listing and rental or purchase of equipment (including but not limited to production (video, lights, audio, etc.), photography equipment, props, aircraft, and drones), rental of physical locations (professional and home studios), and other equipment (collectively, hereinafter, “Listing” or “Listings”).
We committed to respecting your privacy by protecting it through our compliance with this policy. This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the Platform, and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information. This policy applies to information we collect:
1) On this Platform;
2) In e-mail, text and other electronic messages between you and this Platform;
3) When you interact with our advertising and applications on third-party websites and services, if those applications or advertising include links to this policy. It does not apply to information collected by us offline or through any other means, including on any other websites operated by Beazy or any third-party, or any third-party, including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from the Platform.
We provide the Platform for use only by persons located in Europe. We make no claims that the Platform or any of its content is accessible or appropriate outside of Europe, or accessible or appropriate for non-european residents. Access and submission of any information or date to the Platform may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries.
Children Under the Age of 18
Our Platform is intended, offered, and available to Users who are eighteen (18) years of age or older who can form legally binding contracts. By using the Platform, you represent and warrant that:
1) you are at least eighteen (18) years old;
2) you can form a binding contract with Beazy and other Users;
3) you submitted accurate and truthful account, registration, identity, and email; and
4) you meet all of the foregoing eligibility requirements. If you do not meet all of these requirements, you must not access or use the Platform. Any use of the Platform by anyone under eighteen (18) is expressly prohibited.
No one under age eighteen (18) may provide any information to or on the Platform. We do not knowingly collect personal information from minors under eighteen (18). If you are under eighteen (18), do not use or provide any information on this Platform or on or through any of its features/register on the Platform, conduct any transactions through the Platform, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Platform or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a minor under eighteen (18) without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a minor under eighteen (18), please contact us at [email protected]
Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It
We collect several types of information from and about users of our Platform, including information:
1) by which you or your business may be personally identified, such as name, photo, social networks, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, business license or any other information the platform collects as personal or personally identifiable information under an applicable law and any other identifier by which you may be contacted online or offline (“personal information”);
2) that is about you but individually does not identify you; and/or
3) about your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Platform and usage details.
We collect this information:
1) directly from you when you provide it to us;
2) automatically as you navigate through the site (information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses and information collected through cookies, web beacons and other technologies); and/or
3) from third-parties, for example, our business partners, including payment processors and/or service providers, and insurance companies.
Information You Provide to Us
The information we collect on or through our Platform may include:
1) Information that you provide by filling in forms on our Platform. This includes information provided at the time of registering to use our Platform, subscribing to our service, posting material or requesting further services. We may also ask you for information when you sign up to one of our events or report a problem with our Platform;
2) Records and copies of your correspondence (including e-mail addresses), if you contact us or other users or members of the Platform;
3) Copies and/or information regarding your business license, business documentation;
4) A copy of your Profile or Listing photos;
5) Your responses to surveys that we might ask you to complete for research purposes;
6) Details of transactions you carry out through our Platform and of the fulfillment of your rental and purchase requests;
7) Financial information before placing an order through our Platform. Your search queries on the Platform;
8) Rental or purchase data;
9) Listing data; and/or
10) Information that you may provide to be published or displayed (hereinafter, “posted”) on public areas of the Platform, or transmitted to other users of the Platform or third-parties (collectively, “User Contributions”).
Your User Contributions are posted on and transmitted to others at your own risk. Although we limit access to certain pages/you may set certain privacy settings for such information by logging into your Account, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of other users of the Platform with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
Information We Collect through Automatic Data Collection Technologies
As you navigate through and interact with our Platform, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns, including:
1) Details of your visits to our Platform, including traffic data, location data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Platform; and/or
2) Information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system and browser type.
Email [email protected] to get information on how you can opt out of behavioral tracking on this Platform and how we respond to web browser signals and other mechanisms that enable consumers to exercise choice about behavioral tracking. The information we collect automatically is statistical data and may include personal information, or we may maintain it or associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third-parties. It helps us to improve our Platform and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:
1) Estimate our audience size and usage patterns;
2) Store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our Platform according to your individual interests. Speed up your searches; and
3) Recognize you when you return to our Platform.
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
2) Flash Cookies. Certain features of our Platform may use local stored objects (or Flash cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from and on our Platform. Flash cookies are not managed by the same browser settings as are used for browser cookies; and/or
3) Web Beacons. Pages of the Platform and our emails may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs. pixel tags and single-pixel gifs) that permit us, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an email and for other related Platform statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain Platform content and verifying system and server integrity).
How We Use Your Information
We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information:
1) To present our Platform and its contents to you;
2) To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us;
3) To fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it;
4) To provide you with notices about your account/subscription, including expiration and renewal notices;
5) To carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, and you and other users, including for billing and collection;
6) To notify you about changes to our Platform or any products or services we offer or provide though it;
7) To allow you to participate in interactive features on our Platform;
8) In any other way we may describe when you provide the information; and/or
9) For any other purpose with your consent.
Disclosure of Your Information
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction. We may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide as described:
1) To our subsidiaries and affiliates;
2) To contractors, service providers and other third-parties we use to support our business;
3) To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution or other sale or transfer of some or all of Beazy’s assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by Beazy about our Platform users is among the assets transferred;
4) To other users of the Platform, if needed for legal actions or law enforcement;
5) To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it. For example, if you give us an email address to use the “refer a friend” feature of our Platform, we will transmit the contents of that e-mail and your e-mail address to the recipients; and/or
6) For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information; and/or
7) With your consent.
We may also disclose your personal information:
1) To comply with any court order, law or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request;
2) To enforce or apply our Terms of Service, Community Rules and other agreements, including for billing and collection purposes or legal disputes; and/or
3) If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of Beazy, our customers or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection, dispute risk reduction, and credit risk reduction.
Accessing and Correcting Your Information
You can send us an email at [email protected] to request access to, correct or delete any personal information that you have provided to us. We cannot delete your personal information except by also deleting your user account. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect. If you delete your User Contributions from the Platform, copies of your User Contributions may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or might have been copied or stored by other Platform users. Proper access and use of information provided on the Platform, including User Contributions, is governed by our Terms of Service.
Use of Stripe for Payment Processing
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information and messages from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure. Any payment transactions will be encrypted. The safety and security of your information and messages also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Platform, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the Platform. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the Platform. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information and messages, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Platform. Any transmission of personal information and messages is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Platform.
Beazy UG (haftungsbeschränkt)
Register Number: HRB 204648