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TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR PUBLISHERS

Updated on September 14th, 2017


1. ACCEPTING THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS

This is an agreement between you, the Publisher, and Neonscope, the Service Provider. Your use of the Neonscope website constitutes your acceptance of all the conditions contained herein. Please read these terms carefully and keep a copy of them for your reference. If you do not agree to these terms, you are not permitted to register as a member of our network and you must immediately discontinue use of the service.


2. PRIVACY

Your use of this website is subject to our privacy policy. Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs the site and informs users of our data collection practices.


3. OVERVIEW

Welcome to Neonscope.com. Neonscope is an online marketplace that provides advertising services for Publishers. Neonscope also provides Advertisers the ability to buy advertising space on blogs and websites that are part of the Neonscope network and managed by Publishers.

Neonscope allows Publishers and Advertisers to perform transactions online through Stripe, an online payment system. Both parties acknowledge and agree that Neonscope is solely a third party provider of services and does not serve as an agent for either the Advertiser or the Publisher. The services run on software developed and hosted by Neonscope, its subsidiaries and third party contractors.


4. CHANGES TO TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Neonscope reserves the right, at any time and in its sole discretion, to modify any of the terms and conditions contained in this agreement or any policies or guidelines governing the service. Any changes will be effective with respect to any use of the service by you.

You are responsible for periodically reviewing the terms of this agreement from time to time to ensure you continue to agree with its terms and any applicable changes. Changes to referenced policies and guidelines may be posted without notice to you.

Your continued use of the service following application provider's posting of any changes will constitute your acceptance of such changes or modifications.


5. RELATIONSHIP OF THE PARTIES

Your relationship with Neonscope is one of an independent contractor and customer. No employer-employee, endorsement or partner relationship is created by this agreement or your use of the service.

Your relationship with the Advertisers is governed by the terms and conditions defined and accepted by the Advertisers on Neonscope.


6. CONDITIONS FOR USE

6.1 LEGAL AGE

You must be above the age of 13 to use Neonscope as a Publisher.

6.2 PROFILE ACCURACY

You must provide Neonscope with accurate, complete and updated registration information. Failure to do so shall constitute a breach of this agreement, which may result in immediate termination of your account. Neonscope reserves the right to refuse any application at its sole discretion.

6.3 USER REPRESENTATION

You must not use a username with the intent to impersonate another person, company or entity, nor use a name subject to the rights, including intellectual property rights, of any person other than you, without written authorization, nor use a username with offensive, hateful and obscene content.

6.4 SENSITIVE CONTENT

You must not publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.

6.5 CORRECT USE OF WIDGETS

You must post widgets near relevant content on your blog or website and not hidden from the main area.

You must properly post the widget code for every Ad Unit available. If the widget is not properly installed, you will not be able to sell it on the marketplace.

You must not post the same widget code multiple times on the same webpage.

You must not alter or tamper with the widget code provided for each Ad Unit display.

You must not place a widget on several websites. If you wish to use Neonscope on other blogs or websites, you must create a new account for that specific website.

You must not use Neonscope widgets as backup tags to another ad network or ad server. This may result in immediate termination of your account.

6.6 CAMPAIGNS

You must approve or reject each submitted ad ("pending ads”). Neonscope reserves the right to approve or reject on your behalf if any Ad campaign is still pending 24h before the scheduled campaign start date.

You must not delete an Ad Unit widget from your webpage or blog during an Advertiser campaign. If you do that, you will have to reimburse all current Advertisers the value of their purchase.

6.7 COMMUNICATION

You must not send unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of solicitation to attract users or Advertisers to your Neonscope Ad Unit page. You will not defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.


7. RATES AND PAYMENT

Neonscope allows you to sell advertising space to Advertisers through its network and marketplace. As a Publisher, you are responsible for setting up your advertising rates, for creating Ad Units and placing them on your blog or website.

Neonscope is responsible for collecting the fees charged to you every time there’s a transaction. Neonscope reserves the right to determine the service fee it charges to Publishers. This fee is provided to you on Neonscope.com.

Charges are calculated solely based on records maintained by Neonscope. All your relevant data, including earnings and payments, is available to you on the password-protected administrative area of your Neonscope account.

If you discontinue or suspend publication of a widget into which ads have been sold, you agree to reimburse all current Advertisers the value of their purchase.

You agree to pay all applicable charges under this agreement, including any applicable taxes or charges imposed by any government entity, including but not limited to personal income tax, social security obligations, sales tax and use tax if applicable. You also agree that Neonscope is not obligated to determine whether sales or use taxes apply on any sales and is not responsible to collect, report or remit any sales or use taxes arising from any such transaction.

Neonscope accepts payments from Advertisers via Stripe. Such payments may be subject to terms and conditions defined by the Stripe payment processor. You are solely responsible for opening a Stripe account and for registering the account's email address on Neonscope.com

You are solely responsible for providing Neonscope with any changes to your Stripe payment account email for the purpose of submitting payments to you. Neonscope has no liability for any payment submitted to an outdated address if you have failed to supply or update your address. Any payment rejected for failure to supply or update your payment account id information, or not claimed within six months or by the terms of the third party payment provider, will be forfeited and the payment canceled. Neonscope has the right, at its sole discretion, to retain or return to Advertiser any such forfeited amounts.

The Neonscope fees, the Stripe processing fees and the payments to Publishers under this agreement shall be based on the amount actually transferred from Advertisers to Publishers through Neonscope.


8. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

All banners that are uploaded to your advertising units by Advertisers, including, without limitation, all intellectual property rights in the same, shall remain the Advertiser's sole and exclusive property.

All content uploaded to the Neonscope service by you, including, without limitation, all intellectual property rights in the same, shall remain the Publisher’s sole and exclusive property.

By publishing information in your Neonscope profile page and the Neonscope marketplace, you represent and warrant that you are the owner of all patent, copyright, trademark, service mark and all other proprietary rights and interests therein and have all the necessary permissions and authorizations to grant the rights set forth herein.

You hereby grant Neonscope the right to communicate and distribute such information to the public, perform and display the content (in whole or in part) worldwide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed, for the full term of this agreement. You also grant any user the right to access such content.

All software, equipment, data, information and materials developed or provided by Neonscope or its suppliers under this agreement shall remain the sole and exclusive property of Neonscope or its suppliers.

In no event may you copy, modify, reverse engineer, decompile, translate or otherwise use or duplicate the Neonscope software or service without express written consent by Neonscope.

You acknowledge and agree that Neonscope may preserve Publisher information or other information related to the use of the service. This information may be disclosed, if required by law or requested, in good faith, by legal or other government authority. This disclosure can be requested to respond to claims that any such Publisher violates the rights of third parties, to protect the rights, property or personal safety of Neonscope, its Advertisers and Users and to protect Neonscope from any form of damage or potential liablity.

In the event that all or part of the business or assets of Neonscope is acquired by another company, this agreement and all Publisher information may be among the transferred assets.


9. PUBLISHER OBLIGATIONS

You are responsible for the information and the accuracy of your profile page. You are also responsible for the placement of your advertising widgets into your blog or website.

You are responsible for the acceptance or rejection of advertisement campaigns submitted into your blog or website, while ensuring that advertisements accepted do not violate or infringe the rights of any third party and are not defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful.

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and you accept responsibility for all activity on your account and for the use of your advertising widgets on your website. You bear sole responsibility to regulate the use of your account and advertising widgets by other users to whom you grant access. You are advised, but not obliged, to exit from your account at the end of each session and maintain the confidentiality of your service password. If you suspect of any unauthorized use of your account, you must notify Neonscope immediately.

You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Neonscope service or any activities conducted on the application provider's servers. You agree not to take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the service infrastructure. You agree not to impede or interfere with the use of the service by other users. You agree not to upload files that contain viruses, worms, spyware, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of the website and another's computer. You further agree not to alter or tamper with any information or materials from Neonscope.

You agree to post new content on your website or blog pages on which the advertising widgets appear, at minimum, once every 30 days.

You agree that you will not artificially or fraudulently generate clicks or impressions on any ads in your advertising widgets, nor will you encourage or knowingly permit other users to do so.

You agree that you will be responsible for all legal and regulatory compliance for your blog or website and use of your widgets.


10. FEEDBACK ON SERVICE

While Neonscope appreciates your feedback, you are asked not to submit creative ideas, inventions, suggestions or materials. If, despite our request, you send us any of these submissions, it becomes property of Neonscope and it may be used without any obligation on Neonscope’s part.


11. WARRANTY

You acknowledge that you are using Neonscope at your own risk. The service is provided "as is", and Neonscope, its officers, directors, agents, advisors and affiliates hereby expressly disclaim any and all warranties, express and implied, including but not limited to any warranties of accuracy, reliability, title, merchantability, non-infringement, fitness for a particular purpose or any other warranty, condition, guarantee or representation, whether oral, in writing or in electronic form, including but not limited to the accuracy or completeness of any information contained therein or provided by the service.

Neonscope, its affiliates and its third party service providers do not represent or warrant that access to the service will be uninterrupted or that there will be no failures, errors or omissions or loss of transmitted information, or that no viruses or malware will be transmitted on the service. Neonscope makes no representation, warranty or guarantee that use of the service will increase your revenues or profits.


12. INDEMNIFICATION

Neonscope allows Publishers and Advertisers to perform transactions online through Stripe, an online payment system. You hereby acknowledge and agree that Neonscope is not involved in the actual transaction between an Advertiser and a Publisher. You shall indemnify Neonscope in respect of all liability, losses, damages, costs or expenses howsoever caused, arising out of, or in connection with a breach of your obligations under this agreement or otherwise resulting from your misuse of the service.


13. LIABILITY

Neonscope, its officers, directors, agents, advisors, affiliates and third party service providers shall not be liable to you or any third parties for any direct, indirect, special, consequential or punitive damages allegedly sustained arising out of this agreement, the providing of services hereunder, the sale or purchase of any goods or merchandise, your access to or inability to access the service, including for viruses alleged to have been obtained from the service, your use of or reliance on the service or any of the merchandise, information or materials available on the service, regardless of the type of claim or the nature of the cause of action, even if you have been advised of the possibility of such damages. some states do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above exclusion or limitation may not apply to you. You may also have other rights that vary from state to state.


14. DISCLAIMER

Neonscope does not verify, endorse or otherwise take responsibility for the content of marketplace profiles, Ad Units or any ads posted to the Ad Units. Neonscope does not review campaigns submitted by Advertisers or profile information submitted by Publishers. However, Neonscope reserves the right to remove from its servers any materials which it determines to be in violation of its rules and guidelines.

You acknowledge that Neonscope may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the service, including the maximum number of Ad Units that can be placed into a page, the maximum disk space that will be allotted on Neonscope’s servers on your behalf and the maximum number of times (and the maximum duration for which) you may access the service in a given period of time.

You further acknowledge that Neonscope reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion, with or without notice provided that such changes shall not fundamentally alter your rights hereunder.

You acknowledge and agree that Neonscope may, without notice, remove you from the Neonscope marketplace and network if you fail to comply with any of the above usage conditions.


15. ACCOUNT TERMINATION

Neonscope reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your account and remove your Ad Unit page from the Neonscope network and marketplace without notice. If Neonscope terminates the agreement, it will send an email to the e-mail address provided by you, in your account. If your Neonscope login email is not currently valid, Neonscope may terminate this agreement without any notification.

You may terminate this agreement for any reason by removing your Ad Unit widgets from your blog or website and sending an email to admin@neonscope.com. Your violation of the terms of this agreement also counts as termination.

If this agreement is terminated by either party, you agree to reimburse all current Advertisers their purchase for placement of advertising banners on your blog or website.


16. MISCELLANEOUS

This agreement is subject to the laws of Portugal and any dispute related to this website shall be settled by the courts of Portugal.

Official correspondence should be sent to João Matos, Apartado 71, 2891-909 Alcochete Portugal.

Neonscope may retain and use for its own purposes any Publisher information and share aggregate information about Publishers, Advertisers and Partners.

This constitutes the entire agreement between you, the Publisher, and Neonscope, the Service Provider, with respect to the subject matter hereof and there is no representations, understandings or agreements which are not fully expressed in this agreement.




 

TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR ADVERTISERS

Updated on September 14th, 2017


1. ACCEPTING THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS

This is an agreement between you, the Advertiser, and Neonscope, the Service Provider. Your use of the Neonscope website constitutes your acceptance of all the conditions contained herein. Please read these terms carefully and keep a copy of them for your reference. If you do not agree to these terms, you are not permitted to register as a member of our network and you must immediately discontinue use of the service.


2. PRIVACY

Your use of this website is subject to our privacy policy. Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs the site and informs users of our data collection practices.


3. OVERVIEW

Welcome to Neonscope.com. Neonscope is an online marketplace that provides advertising services for Publishers. Neonscope also provides Advertisers the ability to buy advertising space on blogs and websites that are part of the Neonscope network and managed by Publishers.

Neonscope allows Publishers and Advertisers to perform transactions online through Stripe, an online payment system. Both parties acknowledge and agree that Neonscope is solely a third party provider of services and does not serve as an agent for either the Advertiser or the Publisher. The services run on software developed and hosted by Neonscope, its subsidiaries and third party contractors.


4. CHANGES TO TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Neonscope reserves the right, at any time and in its sole discretion, to modify any of the terms and conditions contained in this agreement or any policies or guidelines governing the service. Any changes will be effective with respect to any use of the service by you.

You are responsible for periodically reviewing the terms of this agreement from time to time to ensure you continue to agree with its terms and any applicable changes. Changes to referenced policies and guidelines may be posted without notice to you.

Your continued use of the service following application provider's posting of any changes will constitute your acceptance of such changes or modifications.


5. RELATIONSHIP OF THE PARTIES

Your relationship with Neonscope is one of an independent customer. No endorsement or partner relationship is created by this agreement or your use of the service.

Your relationship with the Publishers is governed by the terms and conditions defined and accepted by the Publishers on Neonscope.


6. CONDITIONS FOR USE

6.1 LEGAL AGE

You must be above the age of 13 to use Neonscope as an Advertiser.

6.2 PROFILE ACCURACY

You must provide Neonscope with accurate, complete and updated registration information in order to create a verified account. Failure to do so shall constitute a breach of this agreement, which may result in immediate termination of your account. Neonscope reserves the right to refuse any application at its sole discretion.

6.3 USER REPRESENTATION

You must not use a username with the intent to impersonate another person, company or entity, nor use a name subject to the rights, including intellectual property rights, of any person other than you, without written authorization, nor use a username with offensive, hateful and obscene content.

6.4 SENSITIVE CONTENT

You must not advertise, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.

6.5 CAMPAIGNS

You must purchase Ad Units and submit your campaigns through the available interface on Neonscope. You must not contact Publishers outside the network to purchase an Ad Unit.

You hereby agree that Publishers have the right to approve or reject a campaign at their own discretion, in which case you are reimbursed for the value of your purchase.

6.6 COMMUNICATION

You must not send unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of solicitation to attract Publishers to your Neonscope Ad Unit page. You will not defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.


7. RATES AND PAYMENT

Neonscope allows you to buy advertising space to Publishers through its network and marketplace. As an Advertiser, you are responsible for paying directly to the publisher.

All your relevant data for payments is available to you on the password-protected administrative area of your Neonscope account.

If a Publisher discontinues or suspends publication of a widget into which ads have been purchased by you, the Publisher agrees to reimburse the value of your purchase.

Neonscope accepts payments from Advertisers by credit card, via Stripe. Such payments may be subject to terms and conditions defined by the Stripe payment processor.


8. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

All banners that are uploaded to advertising units by Advertisers, including, without limitation, all intellectual property rights in the same, shall remain the Advertiser's sole and exclusive property.

All content uploaded to the Neonscope service by Publishers, including, without limitation, all intellectual property rights in the same, shall remain the Publisher’s sole and exclusive property.

By submitting information in your Neonscope profile, you represent and warrant that you are the owner of all patent, copyright, trademark, service mark and all other proprietary rights and interests therein and have all the necessary permissions and authorizations to grant the rights set forth herein.

You hereby grant Neonscope the right to communicate and distribute such information to the public, perform and display the content (in whole or in part) worldwide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed, for the full term of this agreement.

All software, equipment, data, information and materials developed or provided by Neonscope or its suppliers under this agreement shall remain the sole and exclusive property of Neonscope or its suppliers.

In no event may you copy, modify, reverse engineer, decompile, translate or otherwise use or duplicate the Neonscope software or service without express written consent by Neonscope.

You acknowledge and agree that Neonscope may preserve Advertiser information or other information related to the use of the service. This information may be disclosed, if required by law or requested, in good faith, by legal or other government authority. This disclosure can be requested to respond to claims that any such Advertiser violates the rights of third parties, to protect the rights, property or personal safety of Neonscope, its Publishers and Users and to protect Neonscope from any form of damage or potential liablity.

In the event that all or part of the business or assets of Neonscope is acquired by another company, this agreement and all Advertiser information may be among the transferred assets.


9. ADVERTISER OBLIGATIONS

You are responsible for the information and the accuracy of your profile. You are also responsible for the content of your advertising campaigns into the Publisher’s blog or website.

You ensure that your submitted advertisements do not violate or infringe the rights of any third party and are not defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful.

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and you accept responsibility for all activity on your account. You bear sole responsibility to regulate the use of your account by other users to whom you grant access. You are advised, but not obliged, to exit from your account at the end of each session and maintain the confidentiality of your service password. If you suspect of any unauthorized use of your account, you must notify Neonscope immediately.

You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Neonscope service or any activities conducted on the application provider's servers. You agree not to take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the service infrastructure. You agree not to impede or interfere with the use of the service by other users. You agree not to upload files that contain viruses, worms, spyware, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of the website and another's computer. You further agree not to alter or tamper with any information or materials from Neonscope.

You agree that you will be responsible for all legal and regulatory compliance for your advertising campaigns.


10. FEEDBACK ON SERVICE

While Neonscope appreciates your feedback, you are asked not to submit creative ideas, inventions, suggestions or materials. If, despite our request, you send us any of these submissions, it becomes property of Neonscope and it may be used without any obligation on Neonscope’s part.


11. WARRANTY

You acknowledge that you are using Neonscope at your own risk. The service is provided "as is", and Neonscope, its officers, directors, agents, advisors and affiliates hereby expressly disclaim any and all warranties, express and implied, including but not limited to any warranties of accuracy, reliability, title, merchantability, non-infringement, fitness for a particular purpose or any other warranty, condition, guarantee or representation, whether oral, in writing or in electronic form, including but not limited to the accuracy or completeness of any information contained therein or provided by the service.

Neonscope, its affiliates and its third party service providers do not represent or warrant that access to the service will be uninterrupted or that there will be no failures, errors or omissions or loss of transmitted information, or that no viruses or malware will be transmitted on the service. Neonscope makes no representation, warranty or guarantee that use of the service will increase your revenues or profits.


12. INDEMNIFICATION

Neonscope allows Publishers and Advertisers to perform transactions online through Stripe, an online payment system. You hereby acknowledge and agree that Neonscope is not involved in the actual transaction between an Advertiser and a Publisher. You shall indemnify Neonscope in respect of all liability, losses, damages, costs or expenses howsoever caused, arising out of, or in connection with a breach of your obligations under this agreement or otherwise resulting from your misuse of the service.


13. LIABILITY

Neonscope, its officers, directors, agents, advisors, affiliates and third party service providers shall not be liable to you or any third parties for any direct, indirect, special, consequential or punitive damages allegedly sustained arising out of this agreement, the providing of services hereunder, the sale or purchase of any goods or merchandise, your access to or inability to access the service, including for viruses alleged to have been obtained from the service, your use of or reliance on the service or any of the merchandise, information or materials available on the service, regardless of the type of claim or the nature of the cause of action, even if you have been advised of the possibility of such damages. some states do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above exclusion or limitation may not apply to you. You may also have other rights that vary from state to state.


14. DISCLAIMER

Neonscope does not verify, endorse or otherwise take responsibility for the content of marketplace profiles, Ad Units or any ads posted to the Ad Units. Neonscope does not review campaigns submitted by Advertisers or profile information submitted by Publishers. However, Neonscope reserves the right to remove from its servers any materials which it determines to be in violation of its rules and guidelines.

You acknowledge that Neonscope may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the service, including the maximum disk space that will be allotted on Neonscope’s servers on your behalf and the maximum number of times (and the maximum duration for which) you may access the service in a given period of time.

You further acknowledge that Neonscope reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion, with or without notice provided that such changes shall not fundamentally alter your rights hereunder.

You acknowledge and agree that Neonscope may, without notice, remove you from the Neonscope network if you fail to comply with any of the above usage conditions.


15. ACCOUNT TERMINATION

Neonscope reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your account from the Neonscope network without notice. If Neonscope terminates the agreement, it will send an email to the e-mail address provided by you, in your account. If your Neonscope login email is not currently valid, Neonscope may terminate this agreement without any notification.

You may terminate this agreement for any reason by sending an email to admin@neonscope.com. Your violation of the terms of this agreement also counts as termination.


16. MISCELLANEOUS

This agreement is subject to the laws of Portugal and any dispute related to this website shall be settled by the courts of Portugal.

Official correspondence should be sent to João Matos, Apartado 71, 2891-909 Alcochete Portugal.

Neonscope may retain and use for its own purposes any Advertiser information and share aggregate information about Publishers, Advertisers and Partners.

This constitutes the entire agreement between you, the Advertiser, and Neonscope, the Service Provider, with respect to the subject matter hereof and there is no representations, understandings or agreements which are not fully expressed in this agreement.