Terms of service

Last updated: May 24, 2018

IMPORTANT

The following are Terms of service (“T&Cs”) of the website of Lokalise (“the Site”). Before using any services, products, contents and materials of Lokalise (“Services”), please read these T&Cs carefully as they contain important information about your rights and obligations while using the Site and Services.

These T&Cs are legal agreement between you and Lokalise regarding your use of the Services of Lokalise and you are allowed to use the Site and Services only if you use them according to these T&C, our Privacy Policy (https://lokalise.co/privacy) and any other binding laws and regulations which all form the legal basis of our relationship. If you don't agree to our T&C, Privacy Policy or any other binding laws and regulations, you are not allowed to use the Site or any of our Services.

By the way, Lokalise’s Privacy policies explain what information Lokalise collects, how Lokalise uses the information collected and how we commit to safeguard your privacy online when you use our Services. By using our Services, you agree that Lokalise can use such information in accordance with our Privacy Polices. Please read Lokalise’s Privacy Policy to get to know your rights.

In case you do not understand these T&Cs, you are advised to seek independent legal advice or contact us with your questions.

Your rights under these T&Cs are personal to you and do not create any third party beneficiary rights. Regardless of being a translator or a project owner, you agree to be abided by these T&Cs once you use our Services.

In some cases we will change these T&C. Lokalise reserves the rights to add, delete, change or modify all or any part of these T&Cs at our sole discretion and at any time without notice to you. Updates and changes to these T&Cs will be reflected in and accessible through the URL where such T&Cs first appeared. In some cases if changes to the T&C are essential, we will provide you with appropriate notice. In some cases we will notify you in advance, and your future use of the Site or Services will require acceptance of the change from your side. Therefore, please make sure you read carefully each such notice. If you do not wish to continue using the Site or Services under the new edition you may terminate your agreement.

Lokalise will also update the “Last Updated” date at the beginning of the T&Cs. Users should periodically review the most recent versions to the T&Cs, including but not limited to the Privacy Policies. By using our Services, you are deemed to have agreed to be bound by these T&Cs. If you do not agree to these T&Cs, you are not granted rights to use our Services, and you should not access Lokalise. The contents and materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.


Usage of Lokalise

You should use Lokalise in compliance with all applicable international, state, federal and local laws and in accordance with these T&Cs and Privacy Policy. You are prohibited from:


  • reselling or offering for any purposes, any part of Lokalise, except where specifically endorsed from Lokalise;
  • collecting contents and materials from Lokalise as part of a database or other project;
  • framing or otherwise incorporating Lokalise, or any portion of Lokalise, as part of another website or service;
  • accessing Lokalise by any other way than through interfaces provided by Lokalise.

If we find or suspect that you have violated any of the T&Cs, Privacy Policy or any applicable laws and regulations, we have the sole discretion to suspend or stop providing our Services to you and block you from accessing the Site.. Using our Services does not give you ownership of any intellectual property rights in Lokalise, our Services or any contents or materials you access. You may not copy, modify, distribute, sell, or lease any part of our Services or included software, nor may you reverse engineer or attempt to extract the source code of that software, unless laws prohibit those restrictions or you have our written permission.

If you perform an action or actions that violates these T&C, Privacy Policy or any applicable laws and regulations, we reserve rights to claim any damages or losses that occur to us from these actions. We also reserve rights to contact any law enforcement authorities in order to assess the liability of the persons involved.

Disclaimer and Warranties

The contents and materials on Lokalise and the Services are provided on “as is” basis. Lokalise makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including but not limited to, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Lokalise does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of our Services and the contents and materials on its website or otherwise relating to such contents and materials or on any sites linked to this site. You are adviced to do your own checking at your own cost if and when necessary.

Lokalise make no representations and disclaim any warranties or conditions of satisfactory quality, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. Neither Lokalise warrants that the Site or Services are free of malware or other harmful components. In addition, Lokalise makes no representation nor does it warrant, endorse, guarantee, or assume responsibility for any third party applications (or the content thereof), user content, or any other product or service advertised or offered by a third party on or through the Site service or any hyperlinked website, or featured in any banner or other advertising.

You understand and agree that Lokalise is not responsible or liable for any transaction between you and third party providers of third party applications or products or services advertised on or through the Site service.

As with any purchase of a product or service through any medium or in any environment, you should use your judgment and exercise caution where appropriate. No advice or information whether oral or in writing obtained by you from Lokalise shall create any warranty on behalf of Lokalise in this regard. Some aspects of this section may not apply in some jurisdictions if prohibited by applicable law.

This does not affect your statutory rights as a consumer.

Other than as stated in this section or as explicitly agreed upon in writing between you and Lokalise, the T&C constitute all the terms and conditions agreed upon between you and Lokalise and supersede any prior agreements in relation to the subject matter of these Agreements, whether written or oral.

Limitation of Liability

In no event shall Lokalise or its subsidiaries, affiliates or suppliers be liable for any damages, under contract or tort or any other courses of action, including but not limited to, damages for business interruption, loss of profits, revenues or data, financial losses or indirect, special consequential, exemplary or punitive damages whatsoever arising out of the use or inability to use the Services and the contents and materials on Lokalise website, even if Lokalise or an authorized representative of Lokalise has been notified orally or in writing the possibility of such damage.


Intellectual Property

By using our Services you provide us with information, files, and folders that you submit to Lokalise ("your works"). You retain full ownership to your works. We don’t claim any ownership to any of it. These T&Cs do not grant us any rights to your works or intellectual property except for the limited rights that are needed to run the Services, as explained below.

You are solely responsible for all of your works that you post. Lokalise is not responsible for content that you post nor does it endorse any opinion contained in any of your works. You agree that if anyone brings a claim against Lokalise related to content that you post, then, to the extent permissible under local law, you will indemnify and hold Lokalise harmless from and against all damages, losses, and expenses of any kind (including reasonable attorney fees and costs) arising out of such claim.

We may need your permission to do things you ask us to do with your works, for example, hosting your files, or sharing them at your direction. This includes product features visible to you, for example, image thumbnails or document previews. It also includes design choices we make to technically administer our Services, for example, how we redundantly backup data to keep it safe. You give us the permissions we need to do those things solely to provide the Services. This permission also extends to trusted third parties we work with to provide the Services, for example Amazon Web Services, which provides our storage space (again, only to provide the Services).

You represent and warrant that you have all right, title, and interest in your works and your works will not infringe upon any third party’s rights. You hereby agree that you will indemnify and hold harmless Lokalise and its affiliates and its current and past directors, officers and employees from and against all claims brought by third parties related to any copyright infringement. All intellectual property rights (including, but not limited to copyright) in your works shall vest in you; all intellectual property rights in your translated works will be assigned to you upon receipt of full payment by Lokalise.

No matter how the Services change, we won’t share your content with others for any purpose unless you direct us to. How we collect and use your information generally is also explained in our Privacy Policy.

You are solely responsible for your conduct, the content of your files and words, and your communications with others while using the Services. For example, it's your responsibility to ensure that you have the rights or permission needed to comply with these T&Cs.

If you are in opinion that content on the Site or Services infringes your intellectual property rights or other rights, please immediately contact Lokalise via e-mail provided in these T&C.

Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on Lokalise site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Lokalise does not warrant that any of the contents or materials on its website are accurate, complete, or current. Lokalise may make changes to the contents and materials contained on its website at any time without notice. Lokalise does not, however, make any commitment and have no duty to update the materials.


Service Limitations and Modifications

Lokalise will make reasonable efforts to keep the Site and Services operational. However, certain technical difficulties or maintenance may, from time to time, result in temporary interruptions. To the extent permissible under applicable law, Lokalise reserves the right, periodically and at any time, to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, functions and features of the Site and Services, with or without notice, all without liability to you, except where prohibited by law, for any interruption, modification, or discontinuation of the Site and Services or any function or feature thereof.

You understand, agree, and accept that Lokalise has no obligation to maintain, support, upgrade, or update the Site or Service, or to provide all or any specific content through the Site. This section will be enforced to the extent permissible by applicable law.

Lokalise and/or the owners of any content may, from time to time, remove any such content without notice to the extent permitted by applicable law.

Links and Third Party Content

Lokalise has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its website and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Lokalise of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at your own risk.

The Site may be integrated with third party applications, websites, and services (“Third Party Applications”) to make available content, products, and/or Services to you. These Third Party Applications may have their own terms and conditions of use and privacy policies and your use of these Third Party Applications will be governed by and subject to such terms and conditions and privacy policies. You understand and agree that Lokalise does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for the behaviour, features, or content of any Third Party Application or for any transaction you may enter into with the provider of any such Third Party Applications

Modifications of Terms of service

Lokalise has sole discretion to revise these T&Cs of the use of its website and its Services at any time with or without notice if T&C does not specify otherwise. By using our Services, you are agreeing to be bound by the T&C then in effect.

Charges and payment terms may be changed at our sole discretion with prior written notice to you. If you do not agree to the whole or any part of the modified T&Cs, you should discontinue your use of our Services. If it turns out that a particular term or condition herein is not enforceable, this will not affect any other terms. If you have any questions or concerns about these Terms, any other policies, or Lokalise generally, please send us a thorough description by email to privacy@lokalise.co.

Term and Termination

The T&C will continue to apply to you until terminated by either you or Lokalise.

Lokalise may terminate the our relationship or suspend your access to the Site and Services Service at any time, including in the event of your actual or suspected unauthorised use of the Site and Service or non-compliance with the T&C.

If Lokalise suspends your access to the Site or Service, you agree that Lokalise shall have no liability or responsibility to you and Lokalise will not refund any amounts that you have already paid, to the fullest extent permitted under applicable law. To learn how to terminate your Lokalise account, please contact us at privacy@lokalise.co

This section will be enforced to the extent permissible by applicable law.