please read these terms of use carefully before using the coin service

1. Our agreement

Coin Projects Limited (“Coin” “we” or “us”) is a company registered in England and Wales whose registered office is at 15 Bowling Green Lane London EC1R 0BD, England and whose registered number is 09999729.

By accessing or using the Coin website (coi-n.com), the Coin service or any Coin applications (including the mobile application (the “App”)) made available by Coin (together, the “Service”), you confirm that you accept these terms of use (“Terms of Use”) and that you agree to be bound by them. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you must not use the Service. The Service is owned, operated and controlled by Coin.

These Terms of Use (together with our Privacy & Cookie Policy) set out the terms on which you may make use of the Service and set out in detail your rights and responsibilities to us and our rights and responsibilities to you during your use of the Service.

Please read these Terms of Use carefully before you start to use the Service as they will apply to your use of the Service. We recommend that, wherever possible, you print or save a copy of them for future reference.

2. Use of the Service and registration

You must be at least 17 years old to use the Service.

You will need to register an account with us in order to use certain parts of the Service. Your access to those parts of the Service is permitted on the basis that:

only you use your login credentials and password;
you provide correct, current and complete information about yourself when registering (including your email address, date of birth and gender); and
you update the information you provide about yourself as required from time to time to maintain its truth and accuracy.

You must use your real name as your name on the Service unless you have our prior written consent to use another name. If you have such consent, you must only use the name for which you have obtained our prior written consent.

Coin allows businesses and professionals to register and use the Service. If you using Coin as an individual you agree that you will not register, an account for anyone other than yourself. If you are using Coin in a professional capacity or on behalf of a business, each time you use the Service, you warrant to Coin that you have all requisite power and authority to enter into a contract with us on these terms/

You agree that you will not solicit, procure, collect or make use of the login credentials of any other Coin user or users and where we make available the facility to grant access to the Service for team members, you will use that facility as the only means of providing access to the Service.

You are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and the secrecy of your password and agree not to disclose it to any third party. If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows or has obtained your password and/or has accessed your account, you must immediately notify us by emailing support@coi-n.com and change your password.

You are responsible for the acts or omissions of any third parties who use your password to access your account, whether fraudulent or not, and you agree to reimburse us on demand for any loss we may suffer as a result of such use.

You can delete your account from the ‘Settings’ menu within the App at any time.

3. Your privacy and cookies

We use cookies and similar technologies to provide the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the terms of our Privacy & Cookie Policy, which forms part of these Terms of Use and our agreement with you. Please click here for more information: coi-n.com/privacy

4. Operation of the Service

The Service exists for the purpose of connecting sellers of items such as jewellery, antiques, books, manuscripts, fine art, design, furniture, fabrics and other objects or artefacts (“Items”) with purchasers of the same.

You alone are responsible for your conduct and any data, text, files, information, usernames (included those generated automatically for you by us), images, graphics, photos, profiles, audio and video clips, sounds, musical works, works of authorship, links and other content or materials whether related to any Items or not (collectively, “Uploaded Content”) that you submit, post or display on or through the Service.

You must not defame, harass, stalk, bully, abuse, threaten, impersonate or intimidate people, businesses or other entities and you must not submit, post or display private, personal or confidential information via the Service, including, without limitation, your or any other person’s date of birth, credit card information, national insurance or social security number, other national identity number, non-public phone numbers, non-public addresses or non-public email addresses.

You must not access without authority, interfere with or disrupt (or attempt to do any of the same) the account of any other user of the Service or attempt to restrict any other user of the Service from using or enjoying the Service and you must not encourage or facilitate the breach of these Terms of Use by others.

You must not create or submit unwanted email, comments, likes or other forms of commercial or harassing communications (commonly known as “spam”) to the Service or to any other users of the Service.

5. Your behaviour towards Coin

You are responsible for accurately describing the Items that you submit to the Service and you must not seek to use the Service for fraudulent or criminal purposes including without limitation money laundering, the sale of counterfeit or stolen goods or any other activity which is a criminal offence either in England and Wales or in the country in which you are attempting to conduct the activity.

You must not access without authority, penetrate, interfere with, damage or disrupt (or attempt to do any of the same) any part of the Service or its security measures, any servers, other equipment or networks connected to the Service or on which it is stored or any software used in the provision of the Service, including in each case by transmitting any worms, computer viruses, malware, logic bombs, Trojan horses, spyware, harmful components or any other software, code or data of a corrupt, destructive, malicious or disruptive nature (together “Viruses”).

You may not inject content or code or otherwise alter or interfere with the way any page, feature or part of the Service is rendered or displayed in a user’s browser or device.

You must not access the Service or any Coin Content (as defined in paragraph 8.1 below) via a means not authorised by Coin, including, but not limited to, automated devices, scripts, bots, spiders, crawlers or scrapers (except for standard search engine technologies which are used by a search engine with Coin’s express written consent).

You agree not to use the Service for any illegal or unauthorised purpose or in any way that is fraudulent or has any fraudulent purpose or effect. You agree to comply with all laws, rules and regulations applicable to your use of the Service and your Uploaded Content, including, but not limited to, copyright and other intellectual property laws. To the extent that your use of the Service is not legal in your jurisdiction, you may not use the Service.

You must not change, modify, adapt or alter the Service or change, modify, adapt or alter another website so as to inaccurately imply an association with the Service or with Coin.

Coin does not accept unsolicited content, information, ideas, suggestions or other materials except where Coin has set out specific criteria and conditions for submitting them and you agree not to submit them except in accordance with those criteria and conditions.

Where you submit unsolicited content, information, ideas, suggestions or other materials submitted in breach of the paragraph above, you agree that we may use such content, information, ideas, suggestions or other materials for any purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation, developing and marketing products and services without any liability or payment or recognition of any kind to you.

6. Storing Uploaded Content

Any Uploaded Content created by you and uploaded to the Service may be removed permanently from the Service at any time and may not be available for you to use in the future. Coin may not (and is not obliged to) keep copies of your Uploaded Content. You should not use the Service to store your Uploaded Content.

You acknowledge that:

where copies of your Uploaded Content are kept by us, they may not be available to you even at your request; and
you are responsible for making back-ups of your Uploaded Content.

If you would like to remove your Uploaded Content at any time from your Coin Account, you should delete your account via the appropriate menu within the App. However, please note that, even if you delete your account, such Uploaded Content may continue to be held on our servers.

7. Rights to your Uploaded Content

Coin does not claim ownership of any Uploaded Content that you submit, post or display on or through the Service. However, by submitting, posting or displaying any Uploaded Content on or through the Service, you automatically grant to Coin (and to the other users of the Service) a non-exclusive, irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free, transferable, sub-licensable, worldwide license to use, copy, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute and disclose to third parties such Uploaded Content in connection with the Service. You further waive any moral rights you may have in relation to such Uploaded Content.

You represent and warrant to Coin that:

you are the sole owner of any Uploaded Content submitted, posted or displayed by you on or through the Service or, if you are not the sole owner of such Uploaded Content, the relevant owner(s) or licensor(s) of such Uploaded Content have granted you the right to submit, post and/or display such Uploaded Content on or through the Service and to grant the license set out in paragraph 7.1 above (and any corresponding rights);
any Uploaded Content submitted, posted or displayed by you on or through the Service complies with these Terms of Use, including, without limitation, paragraph 9 below;
by submitting, posting or displaying your Uploaded Content on or through the Service, you are not violating, misappropriating or infringing the rights of any third party, including, without limitation, such third party’s privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, trade marks and/or other intellectual property rights; and
you have the legal right and capacity to enter into these Terms of Use in your jurisdiction or have the consent of your parent or legal guardian to download the App from the relevant App Store using their App Store account.
Further, you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of the warranties set out above. If you are a consumer, this means that you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.

We may disclose your identity to any third party who is reasonably claiming that any Uploaded Content submitted, posted or displayed by you on or through the Service constitutes a violation of their intellectual property or other property rights or of their right to privacy or constitutes a criminal act or an attempt to commit a criminal act.

We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any Uploaded Content submitted, posted or displayed by you, or any other user of the Service, on or through the Service.

8. Rights to Coin Content

The Service and all information, images, photographs, videos and other content displayed on the Service (other than any Uploaded Content) (“Coin Content”) are protected by certain rights. These rights include patents, rights to inventions, copyright, database rights, performer’s property rights, moral rights, trade marks and service marks, business names and domain names, goodwill and the right to sue for passing off or unfair competition, rights in designs and all other intellectual property and proprietary rights, in each case whether registered or unregistered and including applications for the grant of the foregoing and all rights or forms of protection having equivalent or similar effect to any of the foregoing which may subsist anywhere in the world (“Rights”). These Rights either belong directly to Coin or are licensed to us by their respective owners or licensors.

We expressly reserve all Rights in and to the Service and the Coin Content and your use of the Service and the Coin Content is subject to the following restrictions. You must not:

remove any copyright or other proprietary notices contained in the Coin Content;
use any Coin Content in any manner that may infringe any of our Rights or the Rights of a third party; or
reproduce, modify, display, perform, publish, distribute, disseminate, broadcast, frame, communicate to the public or circulate to any third party or exploit the Service and/or the Coin Content in any way, including for any commercial purpose, without our prior written consent.

Any use of the Service or the Coin Content in breach of these Terms of Use may constitute an infringement of our Rights and/or the Rights of our licensors and you may be held responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of such a breach.

We and our licensors reserve the right to exercise all rights and remedies available in respect of any infringement of Rights in the Service or the Coin Content accessible on it.

9. Acceptable Uploaded Content

Your Uploaded Content will not be actively moderated by us.

We may, however, remove, edit, block and/or monitor Uploaded Content or accounts containing Uploaded Content (and remove the same) upon the reasonable request of a third party or if we determine, in our sole discretion, that they do not comply with these Terms of Use or any applicable law or may cause harm to Coin or any third party or for any other reason that we may determine in our sole discretion.

Uploaded Content must not:

contain any material which is (or may reasonably be considered to be) threatening, defamatory or inaccurate of any person or Item, obscene, indecent, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory or liable to promote discrimination (in each case whether based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age), menacing, scandalous, inflammatory, blasphemous or in breach of confidence or any other legal or contractual duty owed to a third party;
be generally unrelated to the Item or the spirit of the Service;
promote, encourage or condone violence or any other anti-social behaviour;
be illegal or unlawful or advocate, promote or assist or enable any illegal or unlawful activities (including, without limitation, copyright infringement, computer misuse, money laundering or fraud) or intend to defraud, swindle or deceive other users of the Service;
be threatening, abuse or invade another person’s privacy or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;
be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;
be used to impersonate any person or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person;
give the impression that it emanates from us, if this is not the case;
relate to commercial activities (including, without limitation, sales, competitions and advertising, links to other websites or premium rate telephone numbers) without our prior written consent;
solicit another person’s personal information for commercial or unlawful purposes; or
be technically harmful (by way of example, it must not include any Viruses).

10. Reporting Uploaded Content

We provide users of the Service with the ability to report any content that violates these Terms of Use (including violations of other people’s Rights). Any such violation should be reported to us by emailing support@coi-n.com. In the event of any such violation, you should use the feature on the Service to report such violation so that we may investigate.

If a user reports your Uploaded Content as being in violation of these Terms of Use, we will try to investigate the report promptly. Whilst we are investigating the report, we reserve the right to remove the Uploaded Content and any related materials from the Service immediately and without notice to you.

If you violate these Terms of Use, we may disable your account and terminate your access to the Service.

11. Your use of the App

Coin hereby grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable licence to use the App (the “User Licence”). All other rights in the App are reserved by Coin and its licensors.

If you breach these Terms of Use, Coin will be entitled to terminate the User License immediately and terminate your access to the Service.

Your use of the App remains at all times subject to the terms and conditions and privacy policies of the relevant app store from which you downloaded it, being one of:

the Google Play store; or
the Apple App Store,
(each an “App Store”). To the extent that there is a conflict between those terms and conditions and these Terms of Use, these Terms of Use shall take priority.

You acknowledge that some of the Service may be supported by advertising or sponsorship revenue and that the Service may feature advertisements, sponsorship credits and/or promotions. The manner, mode and extent of any advertising or sponsorship on the Service may be subject to change without notice to you.

You acknowledge and agree that we may charge a fee for all or any part of the Service and that any such paid services shall be charged at the rates advertised at the time via the Website or the App. These paid for services may include, for example, a commission on items sold via the Service, or a premium subscription for advertising or other benefits.

You acknowledge and agree that we may not always identify paid services, sponsored content or commercial communications as being such, except to the extent required by law.

12. Availability of the Service

We do not guarantee the availability of the Service and we reserve the right to vary, suspend, withdraw or discontinue the Service, or your access to it, at any time without notice to you. We will not be liable to you if, for any reason, the Service is unavailable at any time or for any period.

We may, from time to time, need or decide to perform maintenance, upgrades or emergency repairs, which may affect the availability of the Service and we reserve the right to do so at our own discretion and without reference to you in advance.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Service. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Service through your Account are aware of these Terms of Use and any other applicable terms and conditions and comply with them.

If we terminate your access to the Service for any reason or if you delete your Coin account, your Uploaded Content (including, without limitation, your videos, likes, friendships, profile information and all other relevant data) will no longer be accessible through your account (which means that users will no longer be able to search for you to view your Coins), but may continue to be held on our servers.

Upon termination of your access to the Service or if you delete your Coin account, all licenses and other rights granted to you in these Terms of Use will immediately cease.

We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to change these Terms of Use from time to time (“Amended Terms”). Unless we make a change for legal or administrative reasons, we will provide reasonable advance notice before the Amended Terms take effect. You agree that we may notify you of the Amended Terms by posting them on the Service. Your use of the Service after the effective date of the Amended Terms (or engaging in such other conduct as we may reasonably specify) constitutes your agreement to the Amended Terms and the Amended Terms will apply to your use of the Service from that point forwards. These Terms of Use will continue to govern any disputes arising before the effective date of the Amended Terms.

We reserve the right to terminate your access to the Service or force the closure or forfeiture of your account or login credentials for any reason at any time (including where you have failed to comply with these Terms of Use).

13. Third party packages and services

Your browsing and interaction on any other website or your use of other services, including websites and services which have a link to the Service, is subject to the rules and policies of the relevant website or service. Please read the rules and policies applicable to that website or service before proceeding.

The Service, or communications from it or comments within it, may include links to third-party websites, applications or features (” Third Party Services”). These links are provided for your information only.

Coin does not control, maintain or endorse Third Party Services and you acknowledge and agree that your use of them is at your own risk. We assume no responsibility for the content of Third Party Services and we will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them (or such content).

14. Web data: charges and security

You agree that you are responsible for any and all data charges you incur from mobile service providers, internet service providers or other data providers in using the Service.

We cannot guarantee that the Service will always be free from Viruses. You are responsible for configuring your information technology (including your mobile telephone) in order to access the Service and for the security of your internet connection. You should use your own virus protection software.

15. Trade marks

We reserve all Rights in the name “Coin”, the coi-n.com domain name and all related domains and sub-domains, our logo, trade marks and our service marks, brand names, trading names and/or trade marks appearing anywhere on the Service.

Other trade marks, products and company or brand names mentioned on the Service may be the trade marks of their respective owners or licensors and all Rights in such trade marks are reserved to their respective owners or licensors.

Nothing in these Terms of Use should be construed as granting any licence or right to use any of the trade marks or domain names referred to in the paragraphs above.

16. Our liability to you

To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to the Service or to any content on it, whether express or implied.

Subject to the remaining provisions of this paragraph 16, we will only be liable to you for any loss or damage (whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty or otherwise) arising under, or in connection with, your use of, or inability to use, the Service if such loss or damage is a foreseeable result of our breach of these Terms of Use or our negligence. Loss or damage is foreseeable if it is an obvious consequence of our breach of these Terms of Use or our negligence or if it was reasonably contemplated by you and us at the time of the agreement between us coming into effect as a possible result of our breach of these Terms of Use or our negligence.

If you are a business, please note that we will not be liable for: (i) loss of profits, sales, business or revenue; (ii) business interruption; (iii) loss of anticipated savings; (iv) loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or (v) any indirect, special or consequential loss or damage of any kind.

If you are a consumer, you may only use the Service for domestic and private use. You agree not to use the Service for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption or loss of business opportunity.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by Viruses that may infect your information technology (including your mobile telephone), data or other proprietary material due to your use of the Service or your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.

Coin is not liable for any Uploaded Content submitted, posted or displayed by other users and which is made available through the Service. In the event that you believe such Uploaded Content infringes any Rights, or is illegal, you should use the feature on the Service to report such Uploaded Content so that we may investigate.

We do not exclude our liability (if any) to you for:

personal injury or death resulting from our negligence;
fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; or
any matter for which it would be illegal for us to exclude, or to attempt to exclude, our liability.

17. Your liability to us

You acknowledge that any use by you of the Coin Content or the Service in a manner not expressly permitted by these Terms of Use may mean that you are infringing our Rights and/or the Rights of our third party licensors and we and our licensors reserve all rights and remedies against you in respect of any such infringement.

You agree to reimburse Coin, its group companies, its clients, associates and affiliates on demand for any loss, cost, damage, expense or liability, including reasonable administrative and legal costs, which they may suffer as a result of:

your breach of these Terms of Use;
your unauthorised use of any Coin Content and/or our Services; and/or
your Uploaded Content.

18. Termination and suspension

We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of these Terms of Use through your use of the Service. When such a breach has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate, including all or any of the following actions:

immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use the Service;
immediate, temporary or permanent removal of any Uploaded Content submitted, posted or displayed by you on or through the Service;
issue of a warning to you;
legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting from the breach;
further legal action against you; and/or
disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary.

The responses described above are not limited and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate and you acknowledge and agree that damages may not be an adequate remedy for a breach of these Terms.

19. Linking to our Website

You may link to any page of our Website, provided that you do so in a way that is legal and that does not damage or take advantage of our reputation nor seeks to do so.

You must not suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

You must not remove, obscure or modify any advertisements, copyright notice or other information on our Website. Our Website must not be framed on any other website.

The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in these Terms of Use and we reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

20. General provisions applicable law

You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights and/or obligations under these Terms of Use to any third party. You acknowledge that we may assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of our rights and/or obligations under these Terms of Use to any third party at any time.

We will have no liability to you for any failure or delay in performing any of our obligations under these Terms of Use to the extent that such failure or delay is caused or contributed to by you or by an event or circumstance beyond our reasonable control.

These Terms of Use (together with our Privacy & Cookie Policy) contain the entire agreement and understanding of the parties relating to the subject matter of the agreement between us and supersede all prior agreements, understandings or arrangements (both oral and written) relating to the same.

If any provision of these Terms of Use is found to be invalid for any reason, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use, which will remain in full force and effect.

Failure by either you or us to exercise any right or remedy under these Terms of Use does not constitute a waiver of that right or remedy.

These Terms of Use are governed by English law. If you are a consumer, the courts of England and Wales will have non-exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, these Terms of Use (unless you are a resident of Northern Ireland, in which case you may bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, or you are a resident of Scotland, in which case you may bring proceedings in Scotland). If you are a business, we both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Nothing in the paragraph above will limit our right to take proceedings against you in any other court of competent jurisdiction, nor will the taking of proceedings in any one or more jurisdiction preclude us from taking proceedings in any other jurisdiction, whether concurrently or not, to the extent permitted by the law of such other jurisdiction.

22. Enquiries & complaints

If you have an enquiry or complaint about the Service, or simply wish to get in touch, you should contact our customer services team by emailing support@coi-n.com or by writing to us at Coin Projects Limited, 15 Bowling Green Lane London EC1R 0BD.

Thank you for using the Service.