The StoryMondo team aims to run a service that is safe for users, does not publish any stories without author permission and does not break any laws. So, our copyright summary is:
StoryMondo: All content created by StoryMondo Ltd. is our copyright and others are not allowed to copy, distribute or commercially exploit it without written permission from us.
Authors: All stories remain the copyright of the original author. If you are the author of a story on the StoryMondo website and wish to remove or change anything then please tell us and we will quickly take action. We also take great care to ensure that we do not publish a story without first getting the required permission from the author. But we apologize in advance if we do publish a story without realising that the original author had not provided permission to us.
Others: We use images and text from various free-to-use sources and we believe that we are not breaking any copyright laws in doing this. The primary sources are Wikipedia, Wikitravel and stock.xchng. We also obtain and use images from other sources but only with the approval of the creator of the image. We credit the creators of the images we use.
This website and its content are copyright of StoryMondo Ltd., registered in the United Kingdom (registration number 08681856). All rights reserved. Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited. You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.
Except as otherwise expressly indicated, the Site, and all text, images, marks, logos and other content contained therein, including, without limitation, our logo and all designs, text, graphics, pictures, information, data, software, sound files, other files, Content and the selection and arrangement thereof are the proprietary property of StoryMondo or its licensors and are protected by United Kingdom and international copyright laws. All rights to the Content are expressly reserved, and except for licenses expressly granted in this Agreement no right to any Content on the Site is granted to you.
You have a limited right, for the term of and subject to this Agreement, to use Content provided on the Site (i) only in connection with and during your use of the Site in accordance with this Agreement, (ii) only for the purpose for which, and in the manner in which, the Site makes such Content available and, unless the Site expressly permits other uses, only for personal, non-commercial use, and (iii) only on payment therefor as required by the Site. This right is not exclusive or transferable, and may be terminated at any time by StoryMondo.
Content Provided by Users
When submitting User Content, copyright on the User Content remains with the author of the User Content. However, by submitting User Content to the Website you grant StoryMondo the following non-exclusive, worldwide licenses to:
• Publish the User Content on any online media including the internet or other electronic form.
• Distribute the User Content by means of email or other electronic form.
• Modify, edit, translate and/or adapt the User Content for the purposes of publication or distribution as above.
• Download, print in hard copy, store in electronic or hard copy and/or copy the User Content for the purposes of or in relation to any of the above rights.
• You may terminate this licence with one (1) month’s notice to StoryMondo. Notice should be delivered by email or post. In the case of email, this notice will be deemed to have been received on receipt of an electronic confirmation of delivery to you by StoryMondo. In the case of post, this notice will be deemed to have been received ten (10) business days after posting. On termination of the license, StoryMondo will remove the User Content from the Website, but may retain copies for the purposes of internal record-keeping.
StoryMondo may sub-license the rights granted above to any third party involved in the operation of StoryMondo’s business and/or assign the rights granted above to any assignee of StoryMondo’s business, without notice to you.
You acknowledge that StoryMondo has no control over copies or use by third parties of User Content (e.g. any copying or use on other websites or personal or public computers) and is not liable for any loss or damage of any kind (including, without limitation, any intellectual property infringement), resulting from use of User Content made available by the Services. In particular, StoryMondo shall not be liable to you for use by any third party of any such User Content.
You acknowledge that the User Content may be subject to criticism both by StoryMondo and by users of the Services and StoryMondo reserves the right to publish any criticism of the User Content at its discretion and cannot guarantee that such criticism will be constructive.
When submitting suggestions or ideas to StoryMondo via our contact form pages you agree that they become the property of StoryMondo to use in any way whatsoever without obligation to you and you are not entitled to any compensation of any kind under any circumstances. You agree that StoryMondo may have similar ideas already under development.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOUR USE OF AND ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE AND ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED FROM THE WEBSITE IS ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK; THE WEBSITE’S SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN ‘AS IS’ AND ‘AS AVAILABLE’ BASIS. STORYMONDO EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES THAT:
THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR EXPECTATIONS.
THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE.
ANY RESULTS THAT YOU OBTAIN FROM USING THE SERVICES WILL BE ACCURATE.
ANY ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED.
YOU UNDERSTAND THAT BY USING THE SERVICES, YOU MAY ENCOUNTER CONTENT THAT MAY BE DEEMED OFFENSIVE, INDECENT OR OTHERWISE OBJECTIONABLE. YOU AGREE TO USE THE SERVICES AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND THAT STORYMONDO SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY TO YOU FOR CONTENT THAT MAY BE FOUND TO BE OFFENSIVE, INDECENT OR OTHERWISE OBJECTIONABLE.
FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBT THIS WHOLE DISCLAIMER APPLIES TO ANY COMMENT, MESSAGE OR PRIVATE MESSAGE FORWARDING SERVICES PROVIDED BY STORYMONDO.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, NEITHER STORYMONDO, NOR ANY OF ITS OWNERS OR EMPLOYEES WILL BE LIABLE TO YOU AND/OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY DAMAGES EITHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THOSE FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES OR FAILURE TO MEET ANY DUTY) RESULTING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES, STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICES OR ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE EVEN IF STORYMONDO HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND EVEN IN THE EVENT OF FAULT, TORT OR LIABILITY. NOTHING IN THESE TERMS SHALL OPERATE TO EXCLUDE OR RESTRICT STORYMONDO’S LIABILITY FOR DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY RESULTING FROM NEGLIGENCE.
With the exception of work labeled non-fiction, the characters featured in the stories on the Website are completely fictional. Any resemblance to any person living or dead is purely coincidental. No similarity to any person either living or dead is intended or should be inferred.
The Website may provide links to external websites or resources to which the above disclaimers also apply. You acknowledge that we have no control over and shall have no liability to you for the content or reliability of such websites or resources.
These Terms shall apply between you and any successor in title or assignee to all or any part of StoryMondo’s business. You agree that StoryMondo may assign all or part of StoryMondo’s business to any third party.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the United Kingdom and shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
These Terms, as amended, constitute the entire understanding between you and StoryMondo with respect to the subject matter of these Terms and supersedes all prior agreements, negotiations and discussions between you and StoryMondo relating to it.
If any part or parts of these Terms are held to be legally invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of the Terms shall continue to apply with the offending part or parts removed.
Changes to these Terms
StoryMondo reserves the right to change these Terms and by accessing or using the Services after such changes have been made, users agree to abide by such changes.