These policies may be amended from time to time. These Terms and Conditions describe the policies that must be accepted and followed in order to become an End User of Scoutek's website and mobile applications (collectively "software and services").
Billing Cycle: Billing Cycles are equal to the calendar month starting from the 1st day of that month through the end of the last day of that month.
Devices: Primarily trail or security cameras that may be activated using the Scoutek account.
End User: Any and all users which use a login to gain access to the Scoutek website and/or mobile applications, whether direct login is entered or associated with another Social account such as Facebook or Google, whether person or business entity.
Wireless Carrier: Any company that provides wireless service to Scoutek for the use of activating devices on that service.
Legal Notice: Written communication between one party to the other that advises of termination of this agreement or otherwise required by this agreement.
Notifications: Notifications from Scoutek will be sent to the Email address associated with the End User's Scoutek login. It is the End Users responsibility to verify that emails from Scoutek do not get put in a Spam or Trash folder in the End Users email client. End User is also responsible for verifying and checking the provided Email address for notifications from Scoutek. All emails from Scoutek will end with the @scoutek.com domain.
The End User agrees to the terms and conditions set forth in this agreement for a term of one month. At the end of this term the agreement shall automatically renew monthly until either party provides 30 days prior notice to the other party to terminate.
The End User acknowledges and agrees that prior to subscribing to any wireless service from Scoutek that End User has had the opportunity to independently investigate the wireless service provided in the area intended to be used in connection with the Device and its authorized use and is not relying on any representation, guarantee or statement from Scoutek.
End User expressly understands and agrees that the services purchased through Scoutek does not create any sort of contractual relationship whatsoever with the underlying wireless service provider or its affiliates or contractors and that End User is not a third party beneficiary of any agreement between Scoutek and the underlying carrier. End User hereby waives any and all claims or demands therefor.
The End User agrees that the operation of any Device activated through Scoutek is the sole responsibility of End User.
End User is responsible for verifying the Data Usage of all Devices activated by End User or on End User's behalf which is accessible with End User's login and agrees to pay for any additional charges for overages within the following billing cycle.
Scoutek does not claim ownership to the rights of any of the hardware that maybe activated or otherwise serviced through Scoutek unless it expressly is branded as a Scoutek device.
The term "Scoutek Certified" shall not imply that Device is branded or owned by Scoutek but rather that Scoutek has completed a series of tests to verify the device can properly communicate with the Scoutek portal API and as such shall be available for activation on the Scoutek platform.
All Warranties, if any, are those provided by the manufacture of such Device.
The standard data plans are billed for in advance. Overages will be billed for in the following billing cycle after the overages have occurred.
End User agrees to use either a Credit Card, PayPal or other allowable payment method when activating a device and agrees to authorize Scoutek to automatically charge such payment method for future renewals and/or overages.
When activating a device, the data plan costs is prorated for that billing cycle which shall include the day the data plan is purchased through the last day of that month, along with the following months service charges.
On the first day of a Billing Cycle Scoutek will charge End User for all overages from the previous Billing Cycle as well as the next months service charges.
End User is required to pay all outstanding charges within 10 days of each invoice. Scoutek will charge a late fee on all past due amounts.
If End User has an expired or otherwise invalid payment method which is declining the charge from Scoutek, the End User must update payment method within three days of Notification from Scoutek, otherwise Scoutek will terminate service for all activated devices.
If the overages exceed the amount equal to two times the amount of the standard monthly data plan charge then Scoutek shall perform an immediate charge to the End Users payment method. If that charge is decline then the device will be deactivated immediately.
End User agrees to settle any charges with Scoutek even after devices may have been terminated.
Scoutek makes no representations or warranties whatsoever, directly or indirectly, express or implied, as to the suitability, durability, fitness for use, merchantability, condition, quality, performance or non-infringement of service from website, mobile application or wireless service from third party carriers. All software and services are provided "As-Is".
Scoutek will make it's best efforts to correct any discovered defects which are deemed correctable by Scoutek but shall not give any express or implied timeframe or resolve to having it corrected.
Scoutek will have no liability to End User: For any causes of action, losses or damages of any kind whatsoever arising out of mistakes, omissions, interruptions, error or defects in furnishing software or services.
As with all systems, software and hardware alike, constant changes are made in an attempt to improve such systems and add additional functionality. Scoutek reserves the right to modify all aspects of it's systems and cannot guaranty the compatibility, functionality or usability of features for future updates.
Scoutek reserves the right to bring the system down and to make unavailable from time-to-time, at any time and for any duration whether this time is for applying updates, updating servers or any other reason deemed necessary by Scoutek.
Wireless Service uses radio technologies and is subject to transmission and service area limitations and interruptions caused by atmospheric, topographical or environmental conditions, tower availability, Equipment or its installation, governmental regulations, system limitations, maintenance or other conditions or activities affecting Wireless Service operation. Wireless Service and/or features may not be available in all areas. Wireless Service is only available within each applicable plan coverage area, within the operating range of the wireless systems, and with Equipment that is approved to operate on the respective Carrier's network.
End User shall use Scoutek only in manners which comply with all Federal, State and local laws, rules, regulations and ordinances, including but not limited to, all federal Communications Commission rules and regulations, all privacy and security requirments.
Scoutek retains the right to immediately terminate and decline future service to anyone it deems is mis-using the system or abusing its intended use.
No one under the age of 15 shall use the Scoutek system.
End User agrees to not use language in manner that would create a negative environment in certain areas including but not limited to: Profanity, Sexual Subjects, Racism, or Religion.
The above language includes but is not limited to being used in the Name or Bio information of the End Users account which may be viewed by other End Users, comments appended to any Post, Tag Names assigned to photos, Location or Area or any other uses within the Scoutek system.
End User also agrees photos taken by cameras which are uploaded and can be shared with other or posted to "public" areas within the website shall not include any nudity or other inappropriate material. Scoutek reserves the right to judge what is deemed in appropriate.
NO SPAMMING: Scoutek allows End Users to locate other End Users and submit "follow" request. End User agrees to not "spam" other End Users by repeatedly sending "follow" requests. End User also agree not to spam any public feeds by repeatedly submitting "Post" over and over again.
NO ADVERTISING: End Users are not allowed to "Post" anything that would be considered advertising of another product or service without the express written permission from Scoutek.
NO TAMPERING: Any attempt to tamper with, decode programs or otherwise use the system in a manner to avoid fees, capture unauthorized data, send unsolicited data, simulate users or cameras or perform any other unauthorized activity will result in the immediate termination of End Users account.
In addition to Scoutek reserving the right to ban unwanted activity, if an End Users gets blocked/banned by three or more other End Users will cause banned End Users account to become Socially banned.