Terms of Use

Welcome to Opoyi (Opoyi Pvt. Ltd.). We are delighted that you have decided to join the Opoyi platform and encourage you to read our full Terms of Use.

Some highlights of our Terms of Use:

  • You own the content that you post

    You also grant us and other users of the Opoyi platform certain rights and license to use it. The details of these licenses are described in section 3(c) below.

  • You are responsible for the content that you post

    This includes ensuring that you have the rights needed for you to post that content and that your content does not violate the legal rights of another party or any applicable laws.

  • You can repost content from Opoyi elsewhere

    Provided that you attribute the content back to the Opoyi platform and respect the rights of the original poster, including any “not for reproduction” designation, and do not use automated tools.

  • We do not endorse content posted by users

    Our content and materials are provided to you “as is,” without any guarantees. You are solely responsible for your own use of the Opoyi platform. Posts from lawyers, doctors, and other professionals should not be treated as a substitute for professional advice for your specific situation.

  • You agree to follow the rules of our platform

    When you use the Opoyi platform, you also agree to our Terms of Use and accept our Privacy Policy.

  • You can give feedback and make complaints

    If you think someone has violated your intellectual property rights, other laws, or Opoyi's policies, you can ireport at contact@opoyi.com.

Opoyi Terms of Use

Welcome to Opoyi! Opoyi is opinion of you and I, a platform for unlimited news and information and conversations around them. The following are the terms of use for Opoyi. Do please read this; by using the Opoyi Platform, you consent to these Terms of Use.

These terms of use (“Terms of Use”) set forth an agreement (“Agreement”) between you and Opoyi, Inc. (“Opoyi” “we” or “us”). It governs your use of the products and services we offer through our websites and applications (collectively the “Opoyi Platform”).

  1. Using the Opoyi Platform
    1. Who Can Use It

      Any individual or group can use the Opoyi platform to consume or create content. If you are accepting these Terms of Use on behalf of someone else or an entity, you confirm that you have the legal authority to bind that person or entity to this Agreement.

    2. Registration

      When you set up a profile on the Opoyi Platform, you will be asked to provide certain information about yourself. You agree to provide us accurate information, including your real name or real name of the entity you represent, when you create your account on the Opoyi Platform. We will treat information you provide as part of registration in accordance with our Privacy Policy. You should take care in maintaining the confidentiality of your password.

    3. Privacy Policy

      Our privacy practices are set forth in our Privacy Policy. By use of the Opoyi Platform, you agree to accept our Privacy Policy, regardless of whether you are a registered user.

    4. Termination

      You may close your account at any time by going to account settings and disabling your account. We may terminate or suspend your Opoyi account if you violate any Opoyi policy or for any other reason.

    5. Changes to the Opoyi Platform

      We are always trying to improve your experience on the Opoyi Platform. We may need to add or change features and may do so without notice to you.

    6. Feedback

      We welcome your feedback and suggestions about how to improve the Opoyi Platform. Feel free to submit feedback at contact@opoyi.com. By submitting feedback, you agree to grant us the right, at our discretion, to use, disclose and otherwise exploit the feedback, in whole or part, freely and without compensation to you.

  2. Your Content
    1. Definition of Your Content

      The Opoyi Platform enables you to add posts, texts, photos, videos, links, and other files and information about yourself to share with others. All material that you upload, publish or display to others via the Opoyi Platform will be referred to collectively as “Your Content.” You acknowledge and agree that, as part of using the Opoyi Platform, Your Content may be viewed by the general public.

    2. Ownership

      You, or your licensors, as applicable, retain ownership of the copyright and other intellectual property in Your Content, subject to the non-exclusive rights granted below.

    3. License and Permission to Use Your Content
      1. By submitting, posting, or displaying Your Content on the Opoyi Platform, you grant Opoyi and its affiliated companies a nonexclusive, worldwide, royalty free, fully paid up, transferable, sublicensable (through multiple tiers), license to use, copy, reproduce, process, adapt, modify, create derivative works from, publish, transmit, store, display and distribute, translate, communicate and make available to the public, and otherwise use Your Content in connection with the operation or use of the Opoyi Platform or the promotion, advertising or marketing of the Opoyi Platform or our business partners, in any and all media or distribution methods (now known or later developed), including via means of automated distribution, such as through an application programming interface (also known as an “API”). You agree that this license includes the right for Opoyi to make Your Content available to other companies, organizations, business partners, or individuals who collaborate with Opoyi for the syndication, broadcast, communication and making available to the public, distribution or publication of Your Content on the Opoyi Platform or through other media or distribution methods. This license also includes the right for other users of the Opoyi Platform to use, copy, reproduce, adapt, modify, create derivative works from, publish, transmit, display, and distribute, translate, communicate and make available to the public Your Content, subject to our Terms of Use. Except as expressly provided in these Terms of Use, this license will not confer the right for you to use automated technology to copy or post questions and answers or to aggregate questions and answers for the purpose of making derivative works. If you do not wish to allow your answers to be translated by other users, you can globally opt out of translation in your profile settings or you can designate certain answers not for translation.

      2. You acknowledge and agree that Opoyi may preserve Your Content and may also disclose Your Content and related information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process, applicable laws or government requests; (b) enforce these Terms of Use; (c) respond to claims that any of Your Content violates the rights of third parties; (d) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues; or (e) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Opoyi, its users, or the public.

      3. You understand that we may modify, adapt, or create derivative works from Your Content in order to transmit, display or distribute it over computer networks, devices, service providers, and in various media. We also may remove or refuse to publish Your Content, in whole or part, at any time.

      4. You further give us the permission and authority to act as your nonexclusive agent to take enforcement action against any unauthorized use by third parties of any of Your Content outside of the Opoyi Platform or in violation of our Terms of Use.

    4. Your Responsibilities for Your Content

      By posting Your Content on the Opoyi Platform, you represent and warrant to us that: i) you have the ownership rights, or you have obtained all necessary licenses or permissions to use Your Content and grant us the rights to use Your Content as provided for under this Agreement, and ii) that posting Your Content violates no intellectual property or personal right of others or any applicable law or regulation, including any laws or regulations requiring disclosure that you have been compensated for Your Content. You accept full responsibility for avoiding infringement of the intellectual property or personal rights of others or violation of laws and regulations in connection with Your Content. You agree to pay all royalties, fees, and any other monies owed to any person by reason of Your Content.

  3. Our Content and Materials
    1. Definition of Our Content and Materials

      All intellectual property in or related to the Opoyi Platform (specifically including, but not limited to our software, the Opoyi marks, the Opoyi logo, but excluding Your Content) is the property of Opoyi, Inc., or its subsidiaries and affiliates, or content posted by other Opoyi users licensed to us (collectively “Our Content and Materials”).

    2. Data

      All data Opoyi collects (“Data”) about use of the Opoyi Platform by you or others is the property of Opoyi, Inc., its subsidiaries, and affiliates. For clarity, Data does not include Your Content and is separate from Our Content and Materials.

    3. Our License to You
      1. We grant you a personal, limited, non-exclusive license to use and access Our Content and Materials and Data as made available to you on the Opoyi Platform in connection with your use of the Opoyi Platform, subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

      2. Opoyi gives you a worldwide, royalty-free, revocable, personal, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to re-post Our Content and Materials anywhere on the web, subject to these Terms and Conditions and provided that: (a) the content in question was added to the Opoyi Platform after April 22, 2010; (b) the user who created the content has not explicitly marked the content as not for reproduction on the Opoyi Platform; (c) you do not modify the content; (d) you attribute Opoyi by name in readable text and with a human and machine-followable link (an HTML <a> anchor tag) linking back to the page displaying the original source of the content on https://opoyi.com on every page that contains Our Content and Materials; (e) upon request, either by Opoyi or a user, you remove the user's name from content which the user has subsequently made anonymous; (f) upon request, either by Opoyi or by a user who contributed to the content, you make a reasonable effort to update a particular piece of content to the latest version on the Opoyi Platform; and (g) upon request, either by Opoyi or by a user who contributed to the content, you make a reasonable attempt to delete content that has been deleted or marked as not for reproduction on the Opoyi Platform; (h) you don’t republish more than a small portion of Our Content and Materials; (i) you do not use any automated tools to aggregate or create derivative works. In exercising these rights, you may not implicitly or explicitly assert any connection with, sponsorship or endorsement by Opoyi, or any Opoyi user, without separate, express prior written permission from us.

      3. We may terminate our license to you at any time for any reason. We have the right but not the obligation to refuse to distribute any content on the Opoyi Platform or to remove content. Except for the rights and license granted in these Terms of Use, we reserve all other rights and grant no other rights or licenses, implied or otherwise.

    4. Permitted uses

      If you operate a search engine, web crawler, bot, scraping tool, data mining tool, bulk downloading tool, wget utility, or similar data gathering or extraction tool, you may access the Opoyi Platform, subject to the following additional rules: i) you must use a descriptive user agent header; ii) you must follow robots.txt at all times; iii) your access must not adversely affect any aspect of the Opoyi Platform’s functioning; and iv) you must make it clear how to contact you, either in your user agent string, or on your website if you have one. You represent and warrant that you will not use any automated tools such as artificial intelligence or machine learning i) to create derivative works of Our Content and Materials; ii) to create any service competitive to the Opoyi Platform; or iii) for other commercial purposes except as expressly permitted by these Terms of Use or the written consent of Opoyi.

    5. No Endorsement or Verification

      Please note that the Opoyi Platform contains access to third-party content, products and services, and it offers interactions with third parties. Participation or availability on the Opoyi Platform does not amount to endorsement or verification by us. We make no warranties or representations about the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of any content posted on the Opoyi Platform by anyone.

    6. Ownership

      You acknowledge and agree that Our Content and Materials remain the property of Opoyi's users or Opoyi. The content, information and services made available on the Opoyi Platform are protected by Indian, U.S. and international copyright, trademark, and other laws, and you acknowledge that these rights are valid and enforceable.

  4. Integrated Service Provider

    You may enable another online service provider, such as a social networking service (“Integrated Service Provider”), to be directly integrated into your account on the Opoyi Platform. By enabling an integrated service, you are allowing us to pass to, and receive from, the Integrated Service Provider your log-in information and other user data. For more information about Opoyi’s use, storage, and disclosure of information related to you and your use of integrated services within Opoyi, please see our Privacy Policy. Note that your use of any Integrated Service Provider and its own handling of your data and information is governed solely by their terms of use, privacy policies, and other policies.

  5. More About Certain Offerings on the Opoyi Platform
    1. Advertisements

      The Opoyi Platform may include advertisements, which may be targeted to content or information on the Opoyi Platform, queries made through the Opoyi Platform, or other information, in an effort to make them relevant to you. The types and extent of advertising by Opoyi are subject to change. In consideration for Opoyi granting you access to and use of the Opoyi Platform, you agree that Opoyi and its third-party providers and partners may place such advertising on the Opoyi Platform. If you wish to become an advertiser, you will be required to enter into separate and supplemental terms with us about providing advertising services on the Opoyi Platform.

    2. Legal, Medical & Other Professional Contributors

      Some users who post content are members of the legal, medical, and other licensed professions (collectively, “Professional Contributors”). Content posted by Professional Contributors should not be relied on as a substitute for advice from a professional that is appropriate for your specific situation. It is the responsibility of Professional Contributors to determine and provide disclaimers appropriate for their profession and the content provided.

    3. Web resources and third-party services

      The Opoyi Platform may also offer you the opportunity to visit links to other websites or to engage with third-party products or services. You assume all risk arising out of your use of such websites or resources.

    4. Services that Require Separate Agreement

      Certain features or services may require that you enter into a separate and supplemental written agreement prior to use.

  6. Reporting Violations of Your Intellectual Property Rights, Opoyi Policies, or Applicable Laws

    You can report violations of your intellectual property rights or other violations of Opoyi policies or applicable laws at contact@opoyi.com.

    We have no obligation to delete content that you personally may find objectionable or offensive. We endeavor to respond promptly to requests for content removal, consistent with our policies and applicable law.

  7. Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability

    PLEASE READ THIS SECTION CAREFULLY SINCE IT LIMITS THE LIABILITY OF OPOYI ENTITIES TO YOU.

    “OPOYI ENTITIES” MEANS OPOYI, INC., AND ANY SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, RELATED COMPANIES, SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS AND PARTNERS, AND THE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES OF EACH OF THEM. EACH PROVISION BELOW APPLIES TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.

    1. WE ARE PROVIDING YOU THE OPOYI PLATFORM, ALONG WITH OUR CONTENT AND MATERIALS AND THE OPPORTUNITY TO CONNECT WITH OTHERS, ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, OPOYI ENTITIES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, ACCURACY AND COMPLETENESS, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE SERVICE, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND ANY WARRANTIES ARISING OUT OF COURSE OF DEALING OR TRADE USAGE.

    2. OPOYI MAKES NO PROMISES WITH RESPECT TO, AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR: (i) CONTENT POSTED BY ANY USER OR THIRD PARTY; (ii) ANY THIRD-PARTY WEBSITE, THIRD-PARTY PRODUCT, OR THIRD-PARTY SERVICE LISTED ON OR ACCESSIBLE TO YOU THROUGH THE OPOYI PLATFORM, INCLUDING AN INTEGRATED SERVICE PROVIDER OR PROFESSIONAL CONTRIBUTOR; (iii) THE QUALITY OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY YOU ENCOUNTER IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE OPOYI PLATFORM; OR (iv) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, USE OR ALTERATION OF YOUR CONTENT. OPOYI MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT: (a) THE OPOYI PLATFORM WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; (b) THE OPOYI PLATFORM WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE; (c) THE RESULTS OR INFORMATION THAT YOU MAY OBTAIN FROM THE USE OF THE OPOYI PLATFORM, A PROFESSIONAL CONTRIBUTOR, OR ANY OTHER USER WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE; OR (d) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL OBTAINED OR PURCHASED BY YOU THROUGH THE OPOYI PLATFORM WILL BE SATISFACTORY.

    3. YOU AGREE THAT TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, OPOYI ENTITIES WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU UNDER ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, YOU AGREE THAT, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, OPOYI ENTITIES SPECIFICALLY WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, REPUTATIONAL HARM, OR LOSS OF DATA (EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR SUCH DAMAGES ARE FORESEEABLE) ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH YOUR USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE OPOYI PLATFORM.

    4. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE OPOYI PLATFORM IS TO STOP USING THE OPOYI PLATFORM.

    5. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, OPOYI’S MAXIMUM AGGREGATE LIABILITY TO YOU FOR LOSSES OR DAMAGES THAT YOU SUFFER IN CONNECTION WITH THE OPOYI PLATFORM OR THIS AGREEMENT IS LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID TO OPOYI IN CONNECTION WITH THE OPOYI PLATFORM IN THE TWELVE (12) MONTHS PRIOR TO THE ACTION GIVING RISE TO LIABILITY.

    6. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR CERTAIN TYPES OF DAMAGES. AS A RESULT, THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU IN WHOLE OR IN PART, AND THE FOREGOING SECTIONS 8(c), 8(d), AND 8(e) WILL NOT APPLY TO A RESIDENT OF NEW JERSEY, TO THE EXTENT DAMAGES TO SUCH NEW JERSEY RESIDENT ARE THE RESULT OF OPOYI’S NEGLIGENT, FRAUDULENT, RECKLESS, OR INTENTIONAL MISCONDUCT.

  8. Indemnification

    You agree to release, indemnify, and defend Opoyi Entities from all third-party claims and costs (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or related to: i) your use of the Opoyi Platform, ii) Your Content, iii) your conduct or interactions with other users of the Opoyi Platform, or iv) your breach of any part of this Agreement. We will promptly notify you of any such claim and will provide you (at your expense) with reasonable assistance in defending the claim. You will allow us to participate in the defense and will not settle any such claim without our prior written consent. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you. In that event, you will have no further obligation to defend us in that matter.

  9. General Terms
    1. Changes to these Terms of Use

      We may amend this Agreement at any time, at our sole discretion. If we amend material terms to this Agreement, such amendment will be effective after we send you notice of the amended agreement. Such notice will be in our sole discretion, and the manner of notification could include, for example, via email, posted notice on the Opoyi Platform, or other manner. Your failure to cancel your account, or cease use of the Opoyi Platform, after receiving notification of the amendment, will constitute your acceptance of the amended terms. If you do not agree to the amendments or to any of the terms in this Agreement, your only remedy is to cancel your account or to cease use of the Opoyi Platform.

    2. Applications and Mobile Devices

      If you access the Opoyi Platform through a Opoyi application, you acknowledge that this Agreement is between you and Opoyi only, and not with another application service provider or application platform provider (such as Apple Inc. or Google Inc.), which may provide you the application subject to its own terms. To the extent you access the Opoyi Platform through a mobile device, your wireless carrier’s standard charges, data rates, and other fees may apply.

    3. Assignment

      You may not assign or transfer this Agreement (or any of your rights or obligations under this Agreement) without our prior written consent; any attempted assignment or transfer without complying with the foregoing will be void. We may freely assign or transfer this Agreement. This Agreement inures to the benefit of and is binding upon the parties and their respective legal representatives, successors, and assigns.

    4. Electronic Communications

      You consent to receive communications from us by email in accordance with this Agreement and applicable law. You acknowledge and agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically will satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

    5. Interpretation

      In construing or interpreting the terms of this Agreement: (i) the headings in this Agreement are for convenience only, and are not to be considered, and (ii) no presumption is to operate in either party’s favor as a result of its counsel’s role in drafting this Agreement.

    6. Notices

      All notices permitted or required under this Agreement, unless specified otherwise in this Agreement, must be sent in writing as follows in order to be valid: (i) if to you, by us via email to the address associated with your account, and (ii) if to us, by you via contact@opoyi.com notices will be deemed given (a) if to you, when emailed, and (b) if to us, on receipt by us.

    7. Relationship

      This Agreement does not create a joint venture, agency, partnership, or other form of joint enterprise between you and us. Except as expressly provided herein, neither party has the right, power, or authority to create any obligation or duty, express or implied, on behalf of the other.

    8. Waiver

      No waiver of any terms will be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term. Our failure to assert a right or provision under this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

    9. Further Assurances

      You agree to execute a hard copy of this Agreement and any other documents, and to take any actions at our expense that we may request to confirm and effect the intent of this Agreement and any of your rights or obligations under this Agreement.

    10. Contact

      Feel free to contact us at contact@opoyi.com.