Doorkeeper Terms of Service
Doorkeeper is a service offered by Doorkeeper Inc, a company registered in Japan and abiding to Japanese laws. The formal Terms written in Japanese take precedence over this one, which is provided as convenience for the English speaking community.
The following are the terms and conditions ("Terms) for use of the Doorkeeper web sites and APIs ("Services") between Doorkeeper Inc and you (either an individual or a legal entity that you represent as an authorized employee or agent) ("You"). Our Services are offered to You conditioned on Your acceptance without modification of these Terms. By accessing or using our Services You are stating that You are eligible for an account and that You agree to be bound by these Terms.
You may use the Services only in compliance with these Terms and all applicable local, state, national, and international laws, rules and regulations.
Our Services are always evolving and may change from time to time without prior notice to You. In addition, we may stop (permanently or temporarily) providing the Services (or any features within the Services) to You and may not be able to provide You with prior notice.
Our Services may include advertisements, which may be targeted to the Content or information on the Services, queries made through the Services, or other information.
As part of providing You the Services, we may need to provide You with certain communications, such as service announcements and administrative messages. These communications are considered part of the Services, which You may not be able to opt-out from receiving.
Passwords and other Credentials
You are responsible for choosing "strong" passwords (passwords which are not guessable by others) and for safeguarding Your password and other credientials that You use to access our Services. Doorkeeper Inc cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from Your failure to comply with the above requirements.
The Services are Available "AS-IS"
Your access to and use of the Services is at Your own risk. You understand and agree that the Services is provided to you on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis. Without limiting the foregoing, DOORKEEPER INC AND ITS PARTNERS DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. We make no warranty and disclaim all responsibility and liability for the completeness, accuracy, availability, timeliness, security or reliability of the Services. Doorkeeper Inc will not be responsible or liable for any harm to your computer system, loss of data, or other harm that results from Your access to or use of the Services. We make no warranty that the Services will meet Your requirements or be available on an uninterrupted, secure, or error-free basis. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained from Doorkeeper Inc or through the Services, will create any warranty not expressly made herein.
Limitation of Liability
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, DOORKEEPER INC AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS AND LICENSORS WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF PROFITS, DATA, USE, GOOD-WILL, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, RESULTING FROM (i) YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICES; AND (ii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS OR USE; WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, WHETHER OR NOT DOORKEEPER INC HAS BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE, AND EVEN IF A REMEDY SET FORTH HEREIN IS FOUND TO HAVE FAILED OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.
Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, so the limitations above may not apply to you.
Waiver and Severability
The failure of Doorkeeper Inc to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not be deemed a waiver of such right or provision. In the event that any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in full force and effect.
Controlling Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms and any action related thereto will be governed by the laws of Japan without regard to or application of its conflict of law provisions or your state or country of residence.
We may revise these Terms from time to time. If we make a change to this policy that, in our sole discretion, is material, a change notice will be published on this site. By continuing to access or use the Services after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Terms.
Effective as of March 31st, 2011.