Terms of service

Terms of service

These terms of service (the "Terms") apply to your use of the Raqt application, www.raqt.com and any related services (collectively the "Services") provided by Raqt Svenska AB, Reg. No 559137-8707, a company duly incorporated and organized under the laws of Sweden, having its registered address at Husarvikstorget 24, 115 47 Stockholm, Sweden ("Raqt"). By accessing and/or using our Services, you thereby confirm that you have read and thereby agree to be bound by the Terms.

1. Services

Raqt's website and mobile applications are services enabling you to handle your day-to-day Pickleball exercise in a simple and smart way and for logging and sharing Pickleball related information, in particular competition results, ratings and ranking, setting up games schedules and player profiling. By accepting these Terms, Raqt grants to you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, and limited right to access and use our Services for your own private purposes only, provided that your use is in accordance with these Terms. You acknowledge that you are fully responsible for the internet connection and/or mobile charges that you may incur for using our Services. Please consult your carrier, mobile operator, etc. for further information.

2. Content

When you use or interact with our Services and the other users of the Services you may elect to register your user profile, create tournaments with other players and friends, register results and participate in public rankings and ratings, send, upload, communicate, transmit, or otherwise make available content, such as pictures, video, text, sound, and other content (jointly "Content"), to us and/or other users of the Services. However, you agree that the Content you register, send, upload, communicate, transmit or otherwise make available: is true and does not constitute Content that is false or misleading;

  • does not constitute any information likely to be deemed threatening, disparaging, defamatory, pornographic, racially or ethnically offensive, discriminatory, insulting, slanderous or otherwise illegal or inappropriate;
  • does not constitute an infringement of the intellectual property (including copyright), publicity or privacy rights of any third party or otherwise violate such third party's rights;
  • does not constitute information that you are not legally entitled to distribute (such as insider information or confidential information);
  • does not contain any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, promotional material, "junk mail", "spam", "chain letters", "pyramid schemes" or any other form of solicitation; and
  • does not contain software virus or any other technology that may harm the Services, or the interests or property of our Services or the other users of the Services.
  • Raqt appreciates the opportunity to be notified of any objectionable or unauthorized use of Content, and users, rights holders and licensees are invited to inform Raqt of any potential violations by sending an email to us at support@Raqt.com.

    Raqt hereby reserves the right in its absolute discretion to remove any Content from the Services, but is not required to do so. Raqt does not review Content and is therefore not responsible for any third party Content or Content provided by you or information contained therein, made available or otherwise used in connection with the Services, and is not responsible for the deletion or loss of any Content.

    In the event the Content you send, upload, communicate, transmit or otherwise make available gives rise to any intellectual or industrial property right (such as copyright), you thereby grant to Raqt an unlimited, non-exclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, royalty-free, fully sublicensable and fully transferable right to use, copy, reproduce, change, modify, translate, transfer, make publicly available and/or perform such Content in relation to our Services. You acknowledge and agree that we may share Content with our partners and/or companies that we cooperate with.

    3. User conduct

    Certain rules must be complied with in order to maintain the integrity of the Services and to promote the user experience. You may only use the Services if: you are at least fifteen (15) years of age;

  • you agree to use the Services for your own private purposes only and not for any commercial use, such as marketing or sale of goods or Services;
  • you agree that you will only send, upload, communicate, transmit or otherwise make available Content that you own or otherwise are permitted to make available in the Services;
  • you agree that you will not use another person or entity's name or e-mail address when you use our Services;
  • if you create a user account, you agree that you will provide your name and a valid e-mail address through which we will be able to contact you as well as any other step required in order to sign up for an account; you agree to keep your login details to your user account secure, which includes but is not limited to not disclosing your login details to anyone else or allowing someone else to use your login details or account; and you accept full responsibility for the activities carried out by the use of your account;
  • you agree not to "harvest", "scrape" or collect any personal information (such as user name and e-mail address) regarding other users of our Services without their consent;
  • you agree not to decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer the Services or circumvent, deactivate or otherwise interfere with any technological measure or security-related feature of the Services; and
  • you agree not to remove or amend any copyright or other proprietary notices.
  • 4. Privacy

    When you sign up for an account you provide personal details to us that may be deemed as personal information under GDPR legislation. Raqt is acting as the party responsible for your personal data. By using our Service, you agree to the collection and use of personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, which is published at: https://raqt.com/policy/privacy In addition, if you agree that our Services is allowed to interact with any third party (such as social network sites), you give us permission to use information which that third party shares with us. You are advised to read third party terms carefully to see what information they might share with us.

    5. Cookies

    When you visit or interact with our Services, Raqt or our authorized Services providers use cookies to store certain types of information for each time you visit or interact with our Services. By accepting these Terms you agree to Raqt using cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy, which is published at: raqt.com/privacy.

    6. Termination and cancellation

    You may terminate your account and use of the Services at any time. You agree that Raqt may terminate your account and use of the Services if you breach these Terms. However, Raqt does not intend to take such actions in case of a minor breach. We may also cancel unconfirmed accounts or accounts that have been inactive for a long time. You hereby acknowledge that if either we or you terminate your account, all your Content will be made inaccessible.

    7. Liability and indemnity

    Nothing in these Terms excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by law. Under no circumstances shall Raqt's aggregate liability in connection with the Services or otherwise under these Terms exceed an amount corresponding to the greater of (a) SEK 100 (or the equivalent amount in your local currency), or (b) the aggregated fees which you paid to us in the 12 months prior to the action giving rise to the liability. Raqt, including its partners, affiliates, contractors, officers, directors, employees, and agents, shall not be liable for any loss of profit, loss of data or any other indirect damages in connection with the Services or otherwise under these Terms. As a consumer you have special rights under mandatory consumer laws and regulations. We do not intend to limit or alter such rights under these Terms. Further we do not intend to impose a greater responsibility on you than you have under mandatory consumer laws and regulations.

    8. Disclaimer of warranties

    You agree that the Services are used at your own risk. Unless otherwise stated in these Terms, the Services are provided "as is" and Raqt disclaims any and all warranties, whether express or implied, relating to the Services, including but not limited to, accuracy, reliability, non-infringement or uninterrupted operation or access.

    9. Assignment

    Raqt is entitled to assign any of its rights and obligations under these Terms without restriction.

    10. Modifications

    Raqt may change the Services at any time, such as by adding or removing features or discontinuing the Services. In addition, Raqt is entitled to modify these Terms at any time. We will notify you of any major modifications to the Terms by email 30 days in advance, but you are advised to regularly review the latest version which is published at https://raqt.com/terms. If you do not wish to accept such Terms you can terminate your account. Any continued use by you of the Services following the notification of modified Terms shall constitute acceptance by you of such Terms.

    11. Payment

    The use of Raqt and the Services is free of charge until we let you know otherwise.

    12. Third party services

    Raqt may include links to third party services and/or third party services may be made available to you via Raqt. These services are subject to respective third party terms and conditions. You are advised to read third party terms carefully as they constitute an agreement between you and the third party.

    13. Intellectual property

    All copyright, trademarks and other intellectual property rights relating to the Services are exclusively owned by Raqt or its licensors.

    14. Entire Agreement

    These Terms and all policies posted on our website represent the entire agreement between you and Raqt relating our Services, and replace all earlier agreements and understandings between you and us. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid, void or for any reason unenforceable, such provision shall be adjusted and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.

    15. Applicable law and disputes

    These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Sweden. We both agree that the courts of Sweden shall, regardless of international law suggesting otherwise, have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of, or in connection with, this Agreement, or the breach, termination or invalidity of the Agreement.