Terms of Use

1. Definitions & Agreement to be Bound

1.1 Definitions
References to “you,” and/or “user” mean a general user of our application and/or website, whether as a registered member, email list subscriber or general website user.

1.2. Agreement to be Bound
The following Terms of Use, together with the relevant information set out on the application and/or website, including any features and services available, such as photographs, publications and other materials, are subject to the Terms of Use set forth below. Please read them carefully as any of use of the application and/or website constitutes an agreement, without acceptance, to be bound thereby by the user. By using the application and/or website and upon registration therefore, by clicking that you agree to these Terms, you represent that you are at least eighteen (18) years old, have read and understand the Terms of Use, and that you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use as set forth below.

2. General Provisions

2.1. Nature of Business
The user agrees and acknowledges that our application is called “Critic”, while our website is www.usecritic.com, with a business address at 2 Union Plaza, Suite 200, New London, CT 06320 (United States).

The Critic app allows users to create food reviews for posting on social media, including, but not limited to, taking photos, editing photos, and adding metadata such as textual descriptions, tagging restaurant locations, and star ratings.

2.2. Modifications and Changes to Terms of Use
We may modify, add to, suspend or delete these Terms of Use or other agreements, in whole or in part, in our sole discretion at any time, with such modifications, additions or deletions being immediately effective upon their posting to the application and/or website. Your use of the application and/or website after modification, addition or deletion of these Terms of Use shall be deemed to constitute acceptance by you of the modification, addition or deletion.

2.3. Prohibited Uses of Application and/or Website
In addition to the other restrictions on use set forth herein, you agree and acknowledge that you shall not use the application and/or website: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit users to perform or participate in any unlawful acts or to engage in acts that are unrelated to the purpose(s) of the application and/or website; (c) to violate any international, governmental, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the application and/or website; (h) to collect or track the personal information of others; (i) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the application and/or website. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the application and/or website for violating any of the prohibited uses or for any other reason in our sole and exclusive decision.

3. Intellectual Property
Except as provided, you may not copy, reproduce, publish, transmit, transfer, sell, rent, modify, create derivative works from, distribute, repost, perform or display the materials, nor may you infringe upon any of the copyrights or other intellectual property rights contained in the application and/or website. You may not remove or alter, nor cause to be removed or altered, any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices or visual marks and logos from the application and/or website.

4. Usage
By using the Critic app, the user agrees that we are free to use the reviews/content that you create for our purposes, including (but not limited to): advertising, marketing and on our website. Additionally, the user agrees that we may track analytics from their usage of the Critic app.

5. Your Acceptance of These Terms of Use
By using the application and/or website, you accept the Terms of Use set forth. If you do not agree to this Terms of Use, please do not use the application and/or website. This Terms of Use may be revised from time to time. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit our application and/or website to review the then current Terms of Use to which you are bound.