We reserve the right to do any of the following, at any time, without notice: (1) to modify, suspend or terminate operation of or access to the Site, or any portion of the Site, for any reason; (2) to modify or change the Site, or any portion of the Site, and any applicable policies or terms; (3) to interrupt the operation of the Site, or any portion of the Site, as necessary to perform routine or non-routine maintenance, error correction, or other changes; (4) to delete or remove (without notice) any user content or account; and or (5) to terminate access of any user in its sole discretion, for any reason or no reason.
THIS SITE, INCLUDING ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN IT OR ANY SITE-RELATED SERVICE, IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, WITH ALL FAULTS, WITH NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THIS SITE, SITE-RELATED SERVICES, AND HYPERLINKED WEBSITES.
WE AND OUR LICENSORS ARE NEITHER RESPONSIBLE NOR LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THE SITE, SITE-RELATED SERVICES, CONTENT, OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE SITE, AND/OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SITE, SITE-RELATED SERVICES, AND/OR HYPERLINKED WEBSITES IS TO STOP USING THE SITE AND/OR THOSE SERVICES.
Although we attempt to ensure the integrity and accurateness of the Site, we make no guarantees whatsoever as to the correctness or accuracy of the Site. It is possible that the Site could include inaccuracies or errors, and that unauthorized additions, deletions, and alterations could be made to the Site by third parties. In the event that an inaccuracy arises, please inform us so that it can be corrected. Information contained on the Site may be changed and or updated without notice.
All text, information, graphics, user interfaces, audio, video, visual interfaces, photographs, trademarks, logos, sounds, music, artwork, computer code and other data (collectively, “Content”), including but not limited to the design, structure, selection, coordination, expression, “look and feel”, and arrangement of such Content, contained on the Site is owned, controlled or licensed by or to us with all rights reserved, and is protected by trade dress, copyright, patent and trademark laws, and various other intellectual property rights and unfair competition laws. All other trademarks, service marks and logos used in this Site are the trademarks, service marks or logos of their respective owners.
We may have trademarks, services marks or registered trademarks, including Local Pet Care, which are our proprietary marks. Our proprietary marks may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not provided by us in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits us.
You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for all of your user content including but not limited to text, logos, and images. The Site may, but is not obligated to, review and delete or remove, with or without notice, any user content that violates this agreement. You also agree to comply with all local laws regarding online conduct and acceptable content.
Access to and use of the site is available only to individuals who are at least 18 years old and can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. By accessing and/or using the Site, you represent and warrant that you are eligible.
You may not use any “deep-link”, “page-scrape”, “robot”, “spider” or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy, or monitor any portion of the Site or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Site or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Site. We reserve the right to bar any such activity.
You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the Site, or any other systems or networks connected to the Site or to any of our servers, or to any of the services offered on or through the Site, by hacking, password “mining” or any other illegitimate means.
You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Site or any network connected to the Site, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Site or any network connected to the Site. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to the Site, or any other customer of ours.
You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of the Site or our systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to the Site or to us.
You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any transaction being conducted on the Site, or with any other person’s use of the Site.
You may not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or transmittal you send to us on or through the Site or any service offered on or through the Site. You may not pretend that you are, or that you represent, someone else, or impersonate any other individual or entity.
We always appreciate your feedback or other suggestions, but you understand that we may use your feedback or suggestions without any obligation to compensate you for them (just as you have no obligation to offer them).
You may not use the Site in a manner that: (1) infringes on any third party’s intellectual property or proprietary rights, or rights of publicity or privacy; (2) violates any law, statute, ordinance or regulation; (3) is defamatory, trade libelous, threatening, unlawfully harassing, indecent, abusive, obscene, or contains child pornography; (4) that you know contains Viruses; (5) that you know will materially damage, disable, overburden or impair the Site or any other party’s use of the Site; or (5) that you know contains links to any sites that do any of the aforementioned prohibited acts. In addition, you are prohibited from using the Site to send spam, either directly or indirectly, or that in any way violates The CAN-SPAM Act of 2003, 15 U.S.C. 7701, as amended.
We do not assume responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, safety, innocuousness, slanderous nature of, legality or applicability of anything posted, displayed, linked, uploaded, recorded, broadcast or otherwise made available by any user.
By registering your business or using the Site to offer, market, or provide pet care services, you represent and warrant that you, your employees, agents, contractors, and subcontractors who may perform work for you are properly and qualified, experienced, licenses, certified, bonded, and insured as required by applicable laws, regulations , and/or self-certifications. You otherwise agree to comply with all applicable laws, including the General Data Protection Regulation and the California Consumer Privacy Act in your use of the Site and any personal information obtained in the Site.
The Site is not in the business of providing pet care services. You understand and agree that by creating, maintaining, and/or utilizing an account on the Site, you receive the ability to use the Site to access persons interested in receiving pet care services.
You understand and agree that you are a customer of the Site, and are not an employee of Sweet Spearmint Software, LLC. You acknowledge that you and all service providers may set or confirm your own prices, provide your own equipment, and determine your own schedule. The Site has no control or right to control the services you provide or how the services are provided.
As a customer of the Site, you agree that the Site may block, suspend, deactivate, or cancel your use of the Site based on any reason. As a customer of the Site, you agree and authorize us to use your personal information such as your full name, email address, and/or company name to provide the service of the Site as well as all services offered by Sweet Spearmint Software, LLC including pet sitting software.
The Site is not in the business of providing pet care services. The Site is only a venue for connecting those searching for pet care services with pet care businesses. The site is not involved in the actual contact or relationship between you and any service provider on the Site or in the delivery of services between you and any service provider listed on the Site. The Site does not control nor are we responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of the Site. Sweet Spearmint Software, LLC bears no responsibility to monitor any User Content including self-certifications made on the Site by service providers.
This Site may contain links to other independent third-party Web sites (“Linked Sites”). These Linked Sites are provided solely as a convenience to Site visitors. Such Linked Sites are not under our control, and we are not responsible for and do not endorse the content of such Linked Sites, including but not limited to any information or materials contained on such Linked Sites. You will need to make your own independent judgment regarding your interaction with these Linked Sites. In addition, a hyperlink to a third-party Website does not mean that we endorse or accept any responsibility for the content or the use of the linked site. As such, you access any such third-party Websites at your own risk. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use or download is free of such items as viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other items of a destructive nature.
Our obligations, if any, with regard to our products and services are governed solely by the agreements pursuant to which they are provided, and nothing on this Site should be construed to alter such agreements.
We may make changes to or discontinue the availability of any products or services offered on the Site, or to the applicable prices for any such products or services, at any time, without notice. The materials on the Site with respect to products and services may be out of date and we make no commitment to update the materials on the Site with respect to such products and services.
Except when prohibited by law, in no event will we be liable to you for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, or punitive damages, including lost profits, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
We may disclose any information we have about you (including your identity) if we determine that such disclosure is necessary in connection with any investigation or complaint regarding your use of the Site, or to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property, or the rights or property of visitors to or users of the Site, including our customers or your particular pet care provider(s). We reserve the right at all times to disclose any information that we deem necessary to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request. We also may disclose your information when we determine that applicable law requires or permits such disclosure, including exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection purposes.
In the event we terminate your access to or use of the Site, we will make reasonable efforts to return the following data upon written request received within 7 business days of termination: lists of basic client contact information, basic pet details, client keys, basic vet details, and basic scheduled event details, and summary lists of client invoices and payments.
We respect and expect our members and users to respect the rights of copyright holders. Once on notice, we will act appropriately to remove content that infringes the copyright rights of others. If it is believed that any content uploaded infringes upon existing copyrights, owners or any agent may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) by providing us with the following information in writing (see 17 U.S.C. 512(c)(3) for further detail): (a) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; (b) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed; (c) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity sufficient to permit us to locate the material; (d) information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail; (e) a statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (f) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. Pursuant to Section 512(c) of the DMCA, 17 U.S.C. § 512, we designate the following individual as its agent for receipt of notifications of claimed copyright infringement:
Sweet Spearmint Software, LLC
Attention: Local Pet Care Personnel, Report of Copyright Infringement
4301 W. William Cannon Drive
Austin, TX 78749
Although access to this Site is accessible worldwide, not all features, products or services discussed, referenced, provided or offered through or on the Site are available to all persons or in all geographic locations, or appropriate or available for use outside the United States. We reserve the right to limit, in its sole discretion, the provision and quantity of any feature, product or service to any person or geographic area. Any offer for any feature, product or service made on the Site is void where prohibited. If you choose to access the Site from outside the United States, you do so on your own initiative and you are solely responsible for complying with applicable local laws.
Last Updated: October 1, 2020