Terms Of Services

1. DEFINITIONS

  1. “Platform”: The Trurify.com platform that is accessible at www.trurify.com

  2. “Company”: The owner and operator of the Platform

  3. “Services”: The services furnished by the Platform, including but not limited to copyright registration and digital file monitoring.

  4. “User”: Any authors or members who use the Trurify.com Services.

  5. “Creation File”: Any creation file that the User uploads on the Platform for Protect My Creation

  6. “Protect My Creation”: The technical process of guaranteeing time specific proof of existence of the Users’ Creation Files. The Protect My Creation is implemented via Blockchain.

  7. “Copyright Certificate of Ownership”: The document provided by the Company to the Users certifying the registration of the Users’ Creation Files in the Platform.

  8. “Copyright Assignment”: A copyright assignment agreement is a legal document transferring the ownership and rights of a specific creative work or works.

  9. Copyright Consultancy: Copyright consultancy provides you with the legal advice once a case of infringement occurs.

  10. “Copyright Takedown”: A notice notifying an individual or an organization of an allegation regarding an infringing use of the content of the Creation Files.

  11. “Copyright Monitoring”: The Company’s service that constantly crawls the web, identifies and reports back when someone uses publicly the Creation Files. The identification of the Creation Files’ content is provided for text and non-moving images.

 

2. USER ACCOUNT

  1. Users are automatically to register account once they submit any registration form on Protect My Creation, Referral Program or Membership.

  2. User accounts are strictly personal and non-transferable in whole or in part. Users may not allow the use of their account to third parties. Users are obligated to keep their account information confidential [e.g. Referral ID or Membership ID]. Users may not use the account of other persons or attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Platform and/or the Services.

  3. Users guarantee the validity and accuracy of the information that they provide to the Platform and undertake the obligation to update such information whenever necessary.

 

3. CONCLUSION OF A CONTRACT

  1. By register an account Users accept the Terms of Service and enter a legally binding agreement with the Company.

  2. The Terms of Service apply uniformly to all Users. Individual agreements prevail over the Term of Service only if recorded in writing.

  3. The Company may modify the Terms of Service at any time at its sole discretion. Users will be prompted to accept the modifications. The Company may block or terminate access of the User to the Platform or any of the Services should the User fail to accept the modifications.

4. USER OBLIGATIONS

  1. Users shall not use the Platform and/or the Services for unlawful purposes.

  2. Users shall not disrupt the operation of the Platform and/or the Services or interfere with servers of the Company.

  3. Users shall not attempt to upload or process anything through the Platform that contains malware, or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of the Platform and/or the Services. The Company has the right to delete immediately and permanently such file or other digital material.

  4. Users shall not upload to the Platform any Creation Files with illegal or infringing content, including content that infringes copyrights, personality rights, privacy rights, trade secrets or other rights of third parties. The Company has the right to delete immediately and permanently such file or other digital material. Users shall defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the Company from any and all losses for infringement of said rights. Users shall pay to the Company any amount that the Company shall be ordered to pay to any third party, as well as compensate the Company for any material damage and moral prejudice.

  5. Users shall always store locally and maintain a copy for back-up purposes of the Creation Files that are uploaded in the Platform. The Platform’s intended operation is not one of a file hosting provider/ cyberlocker. The Company does not offer file hosting services. The Creation Files are uploaded and stored on the decentralized web and bind it with blockchain trusted timestamp.

5. PROVIDED SERVICES

 

​   (A) INTRODUCTION

  1. The Company will use its best endeavors to ensure that the Platform and the Services will be available and operational at all times. However, the Platform and/or the Services may occasionally be unavailable for maintenance or because of unexpected and unforeseen technical issues or failure to provide a service from third party service providers.

  2. The Company shall not be held liable for any unavailability of the Platform and/or the Services unless such unavailability can be ascribed to intentional or grossly negligent conduct of the Company.

  3. The Company shall have the right to discontinue the operation of the Platform and the furnishing of the Services at any time.

​   (B) PROTECT MY CREATION

  1. The purpose of Protect My Creation as a Service is to guarantee time specific proof of existence of the Users’ Creation Files [Copyright Deposit & Independent Witness & Trusted Timestamping].

  2. Protect My Creation copyright protection is recognized and afforded under the conditions set out in national and international copyright laws. Users are informed that Copyright Registration does not provide proof that the content of the Creation File is copyright protected subject matter.

  3. The conditions of authorship or copyright ownership of copyrighted subject matter are determined by national and international copyright laws and private agreements. Users are informed that Copyright Registration does not provide proof that the User is the real author or other rights holder of the copyright in the subject matter contained in the creation file.

  4. With few exceptions, national copyright laws afford copyright protection without the need to comply to any formalities. Users are informed that Copyright Registration is not a condition to receive copyright protection in the content of the Creation Files.

  5. Copyright Assignment in Protect My Creation allow Users to transferring the ownership and rights of a specific creation to the Client/Owner. A copyright assignment protects the rights of parties involved by clarifying and providing a record of ownership of a creation, especially in the event of a transfer.

  6. After Copyright Registration in Protect My Creation, the Company will issue a printable Copyright Certificate of Ownership for the content of each Creation File. It contains blockchain information that cannot be manipulated. It provides substantial evidence of your copyright ownership

​   (C) COPYRIGHT TAKEDOWN & MONITORING

  1. Company use a third-party network monitoring software [e.g. redpoints], and once we have found that there’s someone copying our Users creation, Company will notify you and discuss with Users on how to solve this case. Users can choose to send a legal letter to the infringer, request to pay for loss and damages, remove the creation, publish an apology notice, and so on.

  2. The Company shall use its best endeavors to ensure that the Copyright Monitoring identifies online uses of the content contained in the Creation Files to the maximum extent possible. Users recognize and accept that some online uses of the content contained in the Creation Files might not be identified by the Copyright Monitoring. The Company shall not be liable for any failure to identify an online use of the content contained in the Creation Files unless such failure can be ascribed to intentional or grossly negligent conduct of the Company.

  3. The frequency and territorial extent of crawling undertaken by the Copyright Monitoring shall be determined by the Membership Plan purchased by the User.

​   (D) THIRD-PARTY LEGAL SERVICES

  1. The Platform cooperate with third-party law firm to provide our Users legal advice or legal services, which means the Company is not a law firm. Use of the Platform and/or the Services shall not constitute an attorney-client relationship between the Users and the Company.

  2. Users should not act upon the information on the Platform or the Services, or decide not to act based upon such information, without first seeking appropriate professional counsel from an attorney licensed in the Users’ jurisdiction.

6. FEES

  1. All fees for the Services are posted on the Platform. The Company shall have the right to raise or lower the fees at its sole discretion and with immediate effect. Services already paid for shall not be affected by such alterations.

  2. Fees shall not be refunded to the User as long as the Services are furnished.

7. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

  1. The Creation Files and all copyright protected subject matter contained therein remain intellectual property of the Users.

  2. Users grant Company a non-exclusive, perpetual, global and transferable license to use the Creation Files and any copyright protected subject matter contained therein for the purposes of the operation of the Platform and the furnishing of the Services [including. a license to make copies, a license scan and create back up files, a license to share at Users’ request].

  3. All Meta-Data generated by the Company are property of the Company. The Company has an unlimited right to store, use, transfer, license, sell, disclose or delete the Meta-Data.

  4. Unless otherwise noted, all materials, including but not limited to images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, video clips, software, and written and other materials that are part of the Platform or any other website of the Company are protected under copyright laws and are the trademarks, trade dress and/or other intellectual properties owned, controlled, or licensed by the Company. No part of these materials may otherwise be copied, reproduced, stored, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, now known or hereafter invented, without the prior written permission from the Company.

8. DISCLAIMERS AND LIABILITY

  1. The Company does not guarantee the availability or usability of the Platform and/or the Services. In particular, the Company neither guarantees the outcome of copyright litigation or negotiations for an out-of-court settlement nor that courts or other authorities will recognize the reliability and validity of the Copyright Certificate Of Ownership or any other document, process or system provided by the Company and shall not be liable to the Users in such a case.

9. ACCESS BLOCKING AND ACCOUNT TERMINATION

  1. In the event of any violation of the Terms of Service, Company may block or terminate access of the User to the Platform or any of the Services.

10. APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION

  1. Unless otherwise provided by a mandatory law the contract between the Users and the Company and any contractual or non-contractual claims arising thereof shall be governed by Malaysia Law with the exception of conflict of law rules, and the Courts of Malaysia shall have international jurisdiction for any disputes between the Company and the Users.