Terms of Service
We (Madda Media) offer a service to turn ideas and stories into books in as little as four to ten months and would love for you to use it.
The following terms and conditions govern all use of the websites owned by Madda, the contents, and Services and products available at or through the Website, including but not limited to Madda Media, Madda Publishing, Madda Author Management, Madda Blog, and Madda Nonfiction management, (taken together, our Services).
Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using our Services. By accessing or using any part of our services, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions. If you do not agree to all these terms and conditions of this Agreement, you may not access or use any of our services. If these terms and conditions are an offer by Madda, acceptance is expressly limited to these terms.
You accept and agree to be bound by these terms and provisions by accessing and using our service. In addition, when using our Services, you shall be subject to any guidelines or rules applicable to our Services. Any participation in these Services will constitute acceptance of this Agreement. If you do not consent to the above, please do not use our Services.
Madda Media Limited owns the Site and its original content, features, and functionality. They are protected by international copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, and other intellectual property or proprietary right laws.
- Responsibility of Visitors
Madda has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, posted to our Services and cannot, therefore, be responsible for that material’s content, use, or effects. By operating our Services, Madda does not represent or imply that it endorses the material posted or believes such material to be accurate, useful, or non-harmful. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Our Services may contain content that is offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable and content containing technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors. Our Services may also include material that violates the privacy or publicity rights or infringes the intellectual property and other proprietary rights of third parties, or the downloading, copying, or use of which is subject to additional terms and conditions, stated or unstated. Madda disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of our Services or any downloading by those visitors of content there posted.
- Content Posted on Other Websites
We have not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, made available through the websites and webpages to which maddamedia.com links and that link to maddamedia.com. Madda does not have any control over those websites and is not responsible for their contents or use. By linking to a website, Madda does not represent or imply that it endorses such a Website. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Madda disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of websites and web pages.
- Copyright Infringement
As Madda asks others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by maddamedia.com violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify Madda per the Copyright Laws Policy. Madda will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate, by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material. Madda will terminate a visitor’s access to and use of the Website if, under appropriate circumstances, the visitor is determined to be a repeat infringer of the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of Madda or others.
- Intellectual Property
This Agreement does not transfer from Madda to you any Madda or third-party intellectual property. All right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with Madda. Madda, maddamedia.com, the Madda logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics, and logos used in connection with maddamedia.com or our Services, are trademarks or registered trademarks of Madda or Madda’s licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics, and logos used in connection with our Services may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of our Services grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any Madda or third-party trademarks.
We are constantly updating our Services, which means sometimes we have to change the legal terms under which our Services are offered. If we make material changes, we will let you know by posting on one of our blogs, sending you an email, or other communication before the changes take effect. The notice will designate a reasonable period for the new terms to take effect. If you disagree with our changes, you should stop using our Services within the set notice period. Your continued use of our Services will be subject to the new terms. However, any dispute that arose before the changes shall be governed by the Terms (including the binding individual arbitration clause) that were in place when the dispute arose.
Madda may terminate your access to all or any part of our Website (s) or Services at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement or your account (if you have one), you may discontinue using our Services. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity, and limitations of liability.
- Disclaimer of Warranties
Our Services are provided “as is.” Madda and its suppliers and licensors with this disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. Neither Madda nor its suppliers and licensors make any warranty that our Services will be error-free or that access to it will be continuous or uninterrupted. You understand that you download from or otherwise obtain content or services through our Services at your discretion and risk.
- Limitation of Liability
In no event will Madda, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable for any subject matter of this Agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability, or other legal or equitable theory for
- any special, incidental, or consequential damages;
- the cost of procurement for substitute products or services;
- for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data; or
- for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to Madda under this Agreement during the twelve (12) month period before the cause of action.
Madda shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The previous shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.
- General Representation and Warranty
- Nigerian Economic Sanctions
You expressly represent and warrant that your use of our Services and or associated services and products are not contrary to applicable Nigerian Sanctions. Such use is prohibited, and Madda reserve the right to terminate accounts or access of those in the event of a breach of this condition.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Madda, its contractors, its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of our Services, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement.
These Terms of Service were originally written in English. We may translate these terms into other languages. In the event of a conflict between a translated version of these Terms of Service and the English version, the English version will control.
This Agreement constitutes the entire Agreement between Madda and you concerning the subject matter. They may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of Madda or by the posting by Madda of a revised version. Except to the extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise, this Agreement, any access to or use of our Services will be governed by the laws of Nigeria, excluding its conflict of law provisions, and the proper venue for any disputes arising out of or relating to any of the same will be the state and federal courts located in Abuja, Nigeria. You may assign your rights under this Agreement to any party that consents to, and agrees to be bound by, its terms and conditions; Madda may assign its rights under this Agreement without condition. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to benefit the parties, their successors, and permitted assigns.