Last Update: October 18.
Welcome to Bium These Bium Service Terms (these “Terms”) explain the relationship between Bium. (“Bium”, “we” or “us”) and you when you (i) access and use bium.io and its related domains and desktop application (together, the “Site”) and/or (ii) download, install, use and in some cases purchase Bium’s proprietary email software applications (including all related documentation, updates and upgrades) and any other services offered through the Site or desktop application (the “Bium Services”).
These Terms govern visitors’ access to and use of the public areas of the Site, as well as access to and use of the Bium Services. Unless otherwise indicated, “Bium Services” as used throughout these Terms includes the public areas and the Bium Services. For the purposes of these Terms, “you” or “your” refers to you as a visitor to or registered user of the Bium Services.
Description of Service Bium is a Website, Desktop application that provides a SaaS (Software as a Service) to improve email experience. You understand and agree that the Bium is provided on an AS IS and AS AVAILABLE basis. Bium disclaims all responsibility and liability for the availability, timeliness, security or reliability of the Bium Service. Bium also reserves the right to modify, suspend or discontinue the Bium Service with or without notice at any time and without any liability to you.
Google compliance disclosure Bium’s use of information received from Google APIs will adhere to Google API Services User Data Policy, including the Limited Use requirements.
You are responsible for providing the equipment and services that you need to access, download, install and use the Bium Services. Bium does not guarantee that the Bium Services are accessible on any particular equipment or device or with any particular software or service plan.
You are responsible for all activities that occur through your Account, whether or not authorized by you. Please do not share your Account with any other person.
You agree that you will use the Service in compliance with all applicable local, state, national, and international laws, rules and regulations, including any laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from your country of residence. You shall not, shall not agree to, and shall not authorize or encourage any third party to: (i) use the Service to upload, transmit or otherwise distribute any content that is unlawful, defamatory, harassing, abusive, fraudulent, obscene, contains viruses, or is otherwise objectionable as reasonably determined by Bium; (ii) upload, transmit or otherwise distribute content that infringes upon another party’s intellectual property rights or other proprietary, contractual or fiduciary rights or obligations; (iii) prevent others from using the Service; or (iv) use the Service for any fraudulent or inappropriate purpose. Violation of any of the foregoing may result in immediate termination of this Agreement, and may subject you to state and federal penalties and other legal consequences. Bium reserves the right, but shall have no obligation, to investigate your use of the Service in order to determine whether a violation of the Agreement has occurred or to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.
Content of the ServiceThe Bium Services allow you to upload, transmit and use information and other content to and through the Bium Services (collectively, “Your Content”). You are solely responsible for the accuracy, quality, legality and means by which you acquired Your Content. You understand that Bium will use Your Content to provide the Bium Services to you. You have or will obtain all rights necessary to provide Your Content to Bium and you hereby grant Bium a worldwide license to use, reproduce, transmit, display and adapt your Content as necessary for Bium to provide the Bium Services to you in accordance with these Terms.
Paid Bium Service Bium offers enhanced Bium Services for a fee (“Paid Bium Service”). The Paid Bium Service provides you with unlimited Task List features for a monthly fee at the then-current rates as described at bium.io/pricing (“Fee Structure”). Bium reserves the right to change the Fee Structure upon thirty (30) days advanced notice to paying customers. Bium does not store, process or transmit any of your credit card data but relies entirely on Stripe, Inc. to handle these functions. Payments due for the Paid Bium Services are subject to the terms of the online order process at https://stripe.com/terms/US. If you do not agree to Stripe’s terms, then please do not sign up for the Paid Bium Service. Your Paid Bium Service will not be activated until your first payment is received. Payments are due in accordance with the Fee Structure every thirty (30) days in advance or every one (1) year in advance, depending on the plan purchased. Both monthly and annual fees are automatically charged to the credit card that you provided when you registered for the Paid Bium Service. To cancel the Paid Bium Service, please request cancellation via our contact firstname.lastname@example.org. We begin to process cancellation requests immediately, but your credit card provider may require several days to process your cancellation request. We are not responsible for delays caused by your credit card company. Any charges made after the date of the cancellation request will be refunded.
If payment in full of any amount owed to Bium under these Terms is not received by Bium within thirty (30) days after such payment has become due, such amounts will thereafter bear interest at the rate 0.05% per day or the maximum rate permitted by applicable law, whichever is less. If any payment due Bium is collected at law or through an attorney at law or under advice therefrom or through a collection agency, you agree to pay all costs of collection, including, without limitation, all court costs and reasonable attorneys’ fees.
We do not offer any refunds for Paid Bium Services under any circumstances. You will have access to these services for the either the remaining monthly or annual plan that you have selected.
Intellectual Property Rights Bium’s Intellectual Property Rights. You acknowledge that Bium owns all right, title and interest in and to the Service, including without limitation all intellectual property rights (the “Bium Rights”), and such Bium Rights are protected by international intellectual property laws. Accordingly, you agree that you will not copy, reproduce, alter, modify, or create derivative works from the Service. You also agree that you will not use any robot, spider, other automated device, or manual process to monitor or copy any content from the Service. The Bium Rights include rights to (i) the Service developed and provided by Bium; and (ii) all software associated with the Service.
Your Intellectual Property Rights. Bium does not claim any ownership in any of the content that you upload, transmit or store in your Bium account. We will not use any of your content for any purpose except to provide you with the Service.
Representations and Warranties You represent and warrant that (a) all of the information provided by you to Bium to participate in the Services is correct and current; and (b) you have all necessary right, power and authority to enter into this Agreement and to perform the acts required of you hereunder.
Account Inactivity After a period of inactivity, whereby a user fails to login to an account for a period of six months, Bium reserves the right to disable or terminate the account. If an account has been deactivated for inactivity, the username associated with that account may be given to another user without notice to you or such other party.
Indemnification You agree to indemnify and defend Bium and its affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all Claims brought against Bium by any third party arising from your use of the Bium Services or any violation of these Terms, the rights of a third party or applicable law. Your indemnification obligations set forth in this Section 8 apply to any applicable actions taken under your Account. Bium reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification hereunder. In any event, no settlement that affects the rights or obligations of Bium may be made without Bium’s prior written approval.
Modifications to Terms We may modify these Terms at any time. Modifications become effective immediately upon your first access to or use of the Bium Services after the “Last Revised” date at the top of this page. Your continued access or use of the Bium Services after the modifications become effective is deemed your conclusive acceptance of the modified Terms.
TerminationThese Terms will automatically terminate when you fail to comply with any term or condition of these Terms. Upon termination, you will cease all use of the Bium Services and will destroy any copy (full or partial) of any and all parts of the Bium Services in your possession or control. Termination will not limit any of Bium’s other rights or remedies at law or in equity.
Taxes You are solely responsible for any and all duties, taxes, levies or fees (including any sales, use or withholding taxes) imposed on or in connection with these Terms or the Bium Services by any authority.
Remedies You agree that a breach or a threatened breach of these Terms will cause injury to Bium for which money damages will not provide an adequate remedy and Bium will be entitled to seek equitable relief in addition to any remedies it may have hereunder or at law without a bond, other security or proof of damages.
If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us at email@example.com