2Buddy Terms of Service

Welcome to 2Buddy

Thank you for using 2Buddy services. 2Buddy provides Internet and mobile device based service (mobile applications) in an easy and user-friendly manner. 2Buddy devised these comprehensive terms of service (the “Terms of Service”) applicable to service provided by 2Buddy based on your 2buddy account (each a “Service”) to provide you with more accessible and user-friendly services. The Terms of Service will help you with your use of the Services, so please do take time to read the Terms of Service carefully.

Various Services will be introduced to you

2Buddy offers many kinds of the Services that you can enjoy on the Internet or through your mobile devices, such as social networking service and online content delivery service. You may use the Services by downloading a 2Buddy software application from your smartphone application store or by using web version of 2Buddy application on your personal computer via social networks. We ask for your kind understanding in this regard, and please feel free to view the detailed instructions for use of each Service that will be made available through the application store, the Q&A center for each Service, and the applicable guidelines and notifications.

2Buddy hereby grants you a personal, worldwide, non-assignable, non-exclusive and royalty-free license necessary for your use of the Service. However, please be reminded that 2Buddy does not grant you a right to use the 2Buddy trademark or logo.

In order to improve the level of the Service, 2Buddy may update the software required for use of the Service. 2Buddy may add or remove Service functionalities through such software updates. Please update your software regularly, so that you can enjoy the Service to the fullest extent possible.

In order to provide you with a better service, 2Buddy may send you various notifications, messages and other advertising materials and information related to your use of the Service by indicating it in the Service or by directly sending an email to your email account. If you encounter any errors in the Service system while using the Service, please contact the 2Buddy Customer Center.

You may use 2Buddy account

Your 2Buddy account is a log-in account created based on your email address and password of your choice, which is needed for you to be able to use the Service. You may need a 2Buddy account to use the Service; and, for some of the Services, a 2Buddy account is absolutely necessary. To begin the 2Buddy account creation process, you must consent to the Terms of Service, provide your email address, and register your password. Then, 2Buddy will go through the approval process after verifying your email address or social network account, as may be needed. If you wish, you may also create a 2Buddy name.

2Buddy may not approve of your account creation, if (i) you have attempted to create an account using a third party’s name, email address or other personal information, or (ii) you fail to provide the required information or provide false information during the 2Buddy account creation process.

Your 2Buddy account is personal to you and non-transferable, and you may not permit any third party to use your 2Buddy account. You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use to access the Service to prevent any improper use of your account without your consent. If you become aware that your 2Buddy account is being used by a third party without your consent, please contact the 2Buddy Customer Center and 2Buddy will provide you with the guidance to protect your account.

2Buddy protects your personal information

Safe handling of your personal information is very important to us. 2Buddy will use your personal information only within the purpose and scope for which your consent is given to us to ensure seamless provision of the Service. Unless otherwise required by the relevant laws and regulations or consented by you, 2Buddy will never disclose your personal information to a third party. Please refer to the 2Buddy Privacy Policy for information on the efforts made by 2Buddy to protect your personal information.

2Buddy protects the copyright of content

2Buddy respects own intellectual property rights. All content items are protected by intellectual property licenses. The rights granted to 2Buddy and its partners. Anyone can use or buy content delivery in the Service only for personal usage, not for reselling to the third parties or using in commercial purposes. You may not post any content that is reflect pornographic or violates public meaning.

The Services may be suspended occasionally

2Buddy strives to provide the Service 24 hours a day for 365 days a year without interruption. However, as a result of a regular or temporary inspection of the equipment for maintenance or repair or due to other unavoidable causes, the Service could temporarily be suspended; and, in such case, a prior notice will be given to you through the relevant Service. If the Services are suspended due to causes not foreseen by 2Buddy, 2Buddy will notify you thereof immediately after 2Buddy finds out the causes for the relevant Service suspension.

You may elect to deactivate your account

If you do not want to use the Service any more, you may, at any time, request for the termination of the Terms of Service by sending the request though the 2Buddy Customer Center.

The Terms of Service are subject to change

2Buddy may revise the Terms of Service, the instructions for use of the 2Buddy service relating to each Service Q&A Center, the applicable guidelines and notifications to, for example, reflect changes to the applicable law or changes to the Service. Upon the revision of the Terms of Service, 2Buddy will post a notification thereof on the start-up page of the individual Service, and the revised Terms of Service will become effective 20 days after the posting of such notification. 
However, if the revised Terms of Service may have adverse effects on you, 2Buddy will give you a 30 day prior notice thereof by sending you an email to the email address used as your 2buddy account or an system message in the applications.

2buddy will accept your comments on the revised Terms of Service for a period from the date of the posting of the notice such proposed revision until the effective date of the revised Terms of Services. Your failure to give us your comments within the foregoing period will be deemed as your consent to the revised Terms of Service. Unfortunately, we regret to inform you that if you do not consent to the revised Terms of Service, 2Buddy will be unable to provide the Service to you.

Contact Information

Your comments and suggestions are highly appreciated. You may, at any time, visit 2Buddy Customer Center and leave your comments and suggestions. 2Buddy will send you various news and announcements by sending an email to the email address used as your 2Buddy account or by sending system messages, and announcements applicable to all users of the Service.

The Terms of Service apply to the relationship between 2Buddy and you only, and no third party will be entitled to any benefits under the Terms of Service.

The Terms of Service and the Service are governed by the laws of the Russian Federation.

  • Date of announcement : Feb 26, 2015
  • Date of implementation : Mar 26, 2015