Nakoudu’s mission is to connect entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial cities and companies across the world by building this listing service and enabling a comprehensive search of data defined by technology and themes. Our site will be global from the start, and we envision that thousands of entrepreneurs will eventually participate in the community to create it’s the Global Voice that we envisage. To create an account you need to provide data including your name, email address and/or mobile number, and a password. This information will be stored separately in a secure location. Please be sure to store your password in a secure location. Nakoudu.com will make introductions and create networking meetings to all other parties. This will assist each member to grow their network and, as this means that no contact information is included on the public site, your information is protected from unwelcome outreach.
Payment to subscribe to Nakoudu.com uses the services of a separate XXXX accredited payment provider (e.g., credit card) who will be responsible for securing all payment information and maintaining all information in a compliant manner.
We retain your personal data as long as you keep your account open or as needed to provide you services. We will not share your personal data with any third-party advertisers.
We use data, including public feedback, to visualise general data around entrepreneurship, industry sector growth etc as these services will help to build a stronger network and deliver greater member engagement.
As a startup Nakoudu is likely to use the services of others for items such as maintenance, analysis, audit, payments, fraud detection, marketing and development). They will have access to your information as reasonably necessary to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for other purposes.
If you choose to close your account, your personal data will generally stop being visible to others on our Services within 24 hours, or at the end of the subscription period although we may retain your personal data even after you have closed your account if reasonably necessary to comply with our legal obligations (including law enforcement requests), meet regulatory requirements, resolve disputes, maintain security, prevent fraud and abuse (e.g., if we have your account for breach of our enforce our User Agreement, or fulfill your request to "unsubscribe" from further messages from us. We will retain de-personalized information after your account has been closed.
We monitor for and try to prevent security breaches. Please use the security features available through our services. We implement security safeguards designed to protect your data, such as HTTPS. We regularly monitor our systems for possible vulnerabilities and attacks. However, we cannot warrant the security of any information that you send us.
You agree that by clicking “Join Now”, “Join Nakoudu”, “Sign Up” or similar, registering, accessing or using our services (described below), you are agreeing to enter into a legally binding contract with Nakoudu (even if you are using our Services on behalf of a company). If you do not agree to this contract (“Contract” or “User Agreement”), do not click “Join Now” (or similar) and do not access or otherwise use any of our Services. If you wish to terminate this contract, at any time you can do so by closing your account and no longer accessing or using our Services.
We may modify our policies from time to time. If we make material changes to it, we will provide you notice and give you the opportunity to review the changes before they become effective. We agree that changes cannot be retroactive. If you object to any changes, please contact us directly. Your continued use of our Services after we publish or send a notice about our changes to these terms means that you are consenting to the updated terms as of their effective date.
Agreement of the Rules of the Nakoudu Community
You agree that you will:
Provide accurate information to Nakoudu regarding your company and technology and keep it updated
Comply with all applicable laws, including, without limitation, privacy laws, intellectual property laws, anti-spam laws, export control laws, tax laws, and regulatory requirements.
Use all the services delivered herein in a professional manner.
You agree that you will not:
Create a false company identity, or misrepresent your technology
Develop, support or use software, devices, scripts, robots or any other means or processes (including crawlers, browser plugins and add-ons or any other technology) to scrape the Services or otherwise copy profiles and other data from the Services;
Override any security feature or bypass or circumvent any access controls or use limits of the Service (such as caps on keyword searches or profile views);
Copy, use, disclose or distribute any information obtained from the Services, whether directly or through third parties (such as search engines), without the consent of Nakoudu;
Disclose information that you do not have the consent to disclose (such as confidential information of others (including your employer);
Violate the intellectual property rights of others, including copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets or other proprietary rights. For example, do not copy or distribute (except through the available sharing functionality) the posts or other content of others without their permission, which they may give by posting under a Creative Commons license;
Violate the intellectual property or other rights of Nakoudu, including, without limitation, (i) copying or distributing our learning videos or other materials or (ii) copying or distributing our technology, unless it is released under open-source licenses; (iii) using the word “Nakoudu” or our logos in any business name, email, or URL except as provided in the
Post anything that contains software viruses, worms, or any other harmful code;
Reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, decipher or otherwise attempt to derive the source code for the Services or any related technology that is not open source;
Imply or state that you are affiliated with or endorsed by Nakoudu without our express consent
Rent, lease, loan, trade, sell/re-sell or otherwise monetize the Services or related data or access to the same, without Nakoudu’s consent;
Use bots or other automated methods to access the Services, add or download contacts, send or redirect messages;
Monitor the Services’ availability, performance or functionality for any competitive purpose;
Engage in “framing,” “mirroring,” or otherwise simulating the appearance or function of the Services;
4) Disclaimer and Limit of Liability
This is our disclaimer of legal liability for the quality, safety, or reliability of our Services.
NAKOUDU.COM AND ITS AFFILIATES MAKE NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY ABOUT THE SERVICES, INCLUDING ANY REPRESENTATION THAT THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, AND PROVIDE THE SERVICES (INCLUDING CONTENT AND INFORMATION) ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, NAKOUDU AND ITS AFFILIATES DISCLAIM ANY IMPLIED OR STATUTORY WARRANTY, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF TITLE, ACCURACY OF DATA, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
Exclusion of Liability
These are the limits of legal liability we may have to you.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW (AND UNLESS NAKOUDU HAS ENTERED INTO A SEPARATE WRITTEN AGREEMENT THAT OVERRIDES THIS CONTRACT), NAKOUDU , INCLUDING ITS AFFILIATES, WILL NOT BE LIABLE IN CONNECTION WITH THIS CONTRACT FOR LOST PROFITS OR LOST BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES, REPUTATION (E.G., OFFENSIVE OR DEFAMATORY STATEMENTS), LOSS OF DATA (E.G., DOWN TIME OR LOSS, USE OF, OR CHANGES TO, YOUR INFORMATION OR CONTENT) OR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES.
NAKOUDU AND ITS AFFILIATES WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU IN CONNECTION WITH THIS CONTRACT FOR ANY AMOUNT THAT EXCEEDS (A) THE TOTAL FEES PAID OR PAYABLE BY YOU TO NAKOUDU FOR THE SERVICES DURING THE TERM OF THIS CONTRACT, IF ANY, OR (B) US $1000.
Complaints regarding content posted on the Nakoudu site
Our User Agreement requires that information posted by Members be accurate, lawful and not in violation of the rights of third parties. To promote these objectives, submission of complaints concerning content posted by our Members. Our policy and procedures are described and/or referenced in the sections that follow
In the unlikely event we end up in a legal dispute, you and Nakoudu agree to resolve it in Victorian courts using Australian Law.