Terms of Service
Last revised: April 5th, 2013
BY USING AND/OR VISITING THIS WEBSITE (collectively, including all Content available through the less-real.com domain name, the "Less-Real.com", "We", "Us" or "Website"), YOU SIGNIFY YOUR ASSENT TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS (the "Terms of Service") If you do not agree to any of these terms, then please do not use the Less-Real.com Website.
The Site is open to anyone 14 years of age or older, but some of the Less-Real Services are only available to registered members ("Members"). You can visit the Site without registering and we will consider you a "User".
When you become a Member, you agree to the following:
- You have provided true information when you registered to be a Member;
- You have given us a valid email address, and we may confirm upon registration, or at any time thereafter, via a confirming e-mail which may require a response to complete your registration or keep it active;
- You will notify us if something changes;
- You are 14 years of age or older;
- You are not breaking any laws when you use the Less-Real Services;
- You will not violate these Terms as a Member;
If you become a Member, you are responsible for the Content and activities in your account, for protecting your Content with a secure password and not sharing your password with anyone. We recommend using a combination of numbers, symbols and lower and upper case letters to create a secure password.
Less-Real reserves the right to terminate your Membership at any time, without warning for any or no reason, with or without prior notice or explanation and without liability, and can even take legal action if needed.
For example, please note that it is our policy to terminate the accounts of Members who repeatedly infringe the intellectual property rights of others. We have a similar policy for Members who violate these Terms or commit illegal acts using the Site or Less-Real Services.
You may cease use of the Less-Real Services at any time. Even after you are no longer a Member, you will still be responsible for the promises you have made to us about your Content (defined below). You'll be responsible for any damages that result from your breaking those promises as further outlined below.
Less-Real.com allows you to share and post content on the Service, including anime images, art, comments, as well as anime quotes. Anything that you post, display, or otherwise make available on our Service, including all Intellectual Property Rights (defined below) in such content, is referred to as "User Content." You retain all of your rights in all of the User Content you post to our Service.
How Less-Real.com and other users can use your content is subject to any applicable account settings you select. In doing so, you grant us a non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable, sublicensable, worldwide license to use, display, reproduce, modify (e.g., re-format), re-arrange, and distribute your User Content on Less-Real.com for the purposes of operating and providing the Service(s) to you and to our other Users.
Nothing in these Terms shall restrict Less-Real.com' rights under separate licenses to User Content. Please remember that the Less-Real.com Service is a public platform, and that other Users may search for, see, and use any User Content that you make publicly available through the Service.
How long we keep your content: Following termination of or deactivation of your account, or if you remove any User Content from your account' Less-Real.com may retain your User Content for a commercially reasonable period of time for backup, archival, or audit purposes.
Furthermore, Less-Real.com and other Users may retain and continue to display, reproduce, modify, re-arrange, and distribute any of your User Content that other Users have favorited, rated, or otherwise interacted with or which you have posted to public or semi-public areas of the Service.
Your responsibility for your content: To Less-Real.com and our community. Less-Real.com provides a creative and positive place for you to discover and share all the anime things you love, or post your anime-related creations. To keep it that way, we ask that you review and agree to abide by our rules. We must also insist that you only use our Service in a manner that is consistent with the Less-Real's Acceptable Use Policy.
Please be a good citizen on Less-Real.com, and always respect our Service and its Users. We reserve the right, but are not obligated, to remove User Content from the Service for any reason, including User Content that we believe violates these Terms or the Less-Real.com Acceptable Use Policy.
It is important that you understand that you are in the best position to know if the materials you post are legally allowed. We therefore ask that you please be careful when deciding whether to make User Content available on our Service.
To third parties: Less-Real.com values and respects the rights of third party creators and content owners, and expects you to do the same. You therefore agree that any User Content that you post to the Service does not and will not violate any law or infringe the rights of any third party, including without limitation any Intellectual Property Rights (defined below), publicity rights or rights of privacy.
Definition of Intellectual Property Rights
When we refer to "Intellectual Property Rights" in these Terms, we mean all patent rights; copyright rights; moral rights; rights of publicity; trademark, trade dress and service mark rights (and associated goodwill); trade secret rights; and all other intellectual property and proprietary rights as may now exist or hereafter come into existence, and all applications for any of these rights and registrations, renewals and extensions of any of these rights, in each case under the laws of any state, country, territory or other jurisdiction.
Feedback you provide: We value hearing from our Users, and are always interested in learning about ways we can make Less-Real.com more awesome. You may choose to or we may invite you to submit comments, ideas or feedback about the Service, including, without limitation, about how to improve the Service or our products ("Feedback").
By submitting any Feedback, you agree that your disclosure is gratuitous, unsolicited and without restriction; your disclosure will not place Less-Real.com under any fiduciary or other obligation; and we are free to use, disclose and otherwise exploit the Feedback without any restriction and without additional compensation to you.
By acceptance of your submission, Less-Real.com does not waive any rights to use similar or related Feedback previously known to Less-Real.com, or obtained from sources other than you.
Links to Third-Party Websites
Links on the Site to third party web sites or information are provided solely as
a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave the Site.
Such links do not constitute or imply an endorsement, sponsorship, or recommendation
by Less-Real.com of the third party, the third-party web site, or the information contained therein.
Less-Real.com is not responsible for the availability of any such web sites. Less-Real is not responsible
or liable for any such web site or the content thereon. If you use the links to the web sites
of Less-Real.com affiliates or service providers, you will leave the Site, and will be subject to the
You understand and agree that you are personally responsible for your behavior on the Site.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Less-Real, its parent companies, subsidiaries,
affiliated companies, joint venturers, business partners, licensors, employees, agents, and any
third-party information providers to the Service from and against all claims, losses, expenses,
damages and costs (including, but not limited to, direct, incidental, consequential, exemplary
and indirect damages), and reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from or arising out of your use,
misuse, or inability to use the Site, the Service, or the Content, or any violation by you of this
Things to Keep in Mind
Though everything in these Terms is a binding contract, we need to let you know the following:
- Limitation on Liability. IN NO EVENT SHALL LESS-REAL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFIT DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE LESS-REAL SERVICES, EVEN IF LESS-REAL HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN.
- Your Indemnity to Us. If you breach any of the representations made herein regarding your rights in the Content, or your uploading of Content violates any of the promises you have made, you agree to indemnify, defend and hold Less-Real, its subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their respective officers, agents, partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Site and Less-Real Services in violation of that and/or arising from any Content that you post on or through the Site and Less-Real Services.
- Some Obligations Continue Even After You've Gone. Even if you close your account or we terminate your Membership, you will still be responsible for indemnifying us for breaches that took place while you used the Site and Less-Real Services. Obligations you owed to us and Users of the Site, which by their nature are intended to survive closing or termination, will survive.
All submitted content remains copyright to its original copyright holder. Images are for personal, non commercial use.
Less-Real.com reserves the right to make changes and improvements to this Terms of Service, at any time and without notice.