This Software End User License Agreement ("Agreement") constitutes a legal agreement between One Whistle Inc., a C corporation (hereinafter referred to as the “Company”, “One Whistle”, “We”, “Us” or “Our”) and any person company or business entity who is using the Service (defined hereinafter) and/ or has licensed this Software (hereinafter referred to as the “Customer”, “You” or “Your” by installing/ downloading and using this Service and associated Software, namely, the Whistle App, thereby expressly accepting and agreeing to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement, and any future amendments and additions to this Agreement as published from time to time at www.dowhistle.com. or through the Whistle App.
The Company reserves the right to modify the terms and conditions of this Agreement or its policies relating to the Service or the Whistle App at any time, effective upon posting of an updated version of this Agreement on the Service or the Whistle App. You are responsible for regularly reviewing this Agreement. Continued use of the Service or the Whistle App after any such changes shall constitute your consent to all such changes.
The Company does not provide logistics or courier services, and the Company is not a logistics carrier. It is up to the third party courier or logistics provider, courier or vehicle operator (collectively, the “Carrier”) to offer courier services which may be scheduled through use of the Whistle App or Service. The Company offers information and a method to obtain such third party courier services, but does not and does not intend to provide courier services or act in any way as a courier, and has no responsibility or liability for any courier.
By using/ downloading the Whistle App or Service, you expressly represent and warrant that you are legally entitled to enter this Agreement. If you reside in a jurisdiction which restricts the use of the Whistle App or Service because of age, or restricts the ability to enter into agreements such as this one due to age, you must abide by such age limits and you must not use the Whistle App or Service.
Without limiting the foregoing, the Service and the Whistle App is not available to children (persons under the age of 18). By using the Whistle App or Service, you represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years old. By using the Whistle App or the Service, you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority and capacity to enter into this Agreement and to abide by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Your participation in using the Service and/ or the Whistle App is for your sole, personal use. You may not authorize others to use your user status, and you may not assign or otherwise transfer your user account to any other person or entity. When using the Whistle App or the Service you agree to comply with all applicable laws of the location in which you are physically present while using the Whistle App or the Service. You may only access the Service using authorized means. It is your responsibility to check to ensure you download the correct the Whistle App for your device. The Company is not liable if you do not have a compatible handset or if you have downloaded the wrong version of the Whistle App for your handset. The Company reserves the right to terminate this Agreement should you be using the Service or the Whistle App with an incompatible or unauthorized device.
By using the Whistle App or the Service, you agree that:
The Company hereby grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable right to use the Whistle App and the Service, solely for your own personal, non-commercial purposes, subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. All rights not expressly granted to you are reserved by the Company and its licensors. You shall not:
You may use the Whistle App and the Service only for your personal, non-commercial purposes and shall not:
Any fees which the Company may charge you for the Whistle App or the Service, are due immediately and are non-refundable. The no refund policy shall apply at all times regardless of your decision to terminate your usage, our decision to terminate your usage, disruption caused to our the Whistle App or the Service either planned, accidental or intentional, or any reason whatsoever. The Company reserves the right to determine final prevailing pricing. Please note the pricing information published on the Whistle App may not reflect the prevailing pricing.
The Company, at its sole discretion, makes promotional offers with different features and different rates to any of our customers. These promotional offers, unless made to you, shall have no bearing whatsoever on your offer or contract. The Company may change the fees for the Service or the Whistle App as we deem necessary for our business. We encourage you to check back at our website or the Whistle App periodically if you are interested about how we charge for the Service of the Whistle App.
The Company alone (and its licensors, where applicable) shall own all right, title and interest, including all related intellectual property rights, in and to the Whistle App and the Service and any suggestions, ideas, enhancement requests, feedback, recommendations or other information provided by you or any other party relating to the Whistle App or the Service. This Agreement is not a sale and does not convey to you any rights of ownership in or related to the Whistle App or the Service, or any intellectual property rights owned by the Company. The Company name, the Company logo, and the product names associated with the Whistle App and the Service are trademarks of the Company or third parties, and no right or license is granted to use them.
During use of the Whistle App and the Service, you may enter into correspondence with, purchase goods and/or services from, or participate in promotions of third party service providers, advertisers or sponsors showing their goods and/ or services through the Whistle App or the Service. Any such activity, and any terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such activity, is solely between you and the applicable third-party. The Company and its licensors shall have no liability, obligation or responsibility for any such correspondence, purchase, transaction or promotion between you and any such third-party. The Company does not endorse any sites on the Internet that are linked through the Service or the Whistle App, and in no event shall the Company or its licensors be responsible for any content, products, services or other materials on or available from such sites or third party providers. The Company provides the Whistle App and the Service to you pursuant to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. You recognize, however, that certain third-party providers of goods and/ or services may require your agreement to additional or different terms and conditions prior to your use of or access to such goods or services, and the Company disclaims any and all responsibility or liability arising from such agreements between you and the third party providers.
The Company may rely on third party advertising and marketing supplied through the Whistle App or the Service and other mechanisms to subsidize the Whistle App or the Service. By agreeing to this Agreement you agree to receive such advertising and marketing. If you do not want to receive such advertising you should notify us in writing. The Company reserves the right to charge you a higher fee for the Service or the Whistle App should you chooses not to receive these advertising services. This higher fee, if applicable, will be posted on the Company's website located at or in the Whistle App. The Company may compile and release information regarding you and your use of the Whistle App or the Service on an anonymous basis as part of a customer profile or similar report or analysis. You agree that it is your responsibility to take reasonable precautions in all actions and interactions with any third party you interact with through the Service.
While using the Whistle App, the Company may publish or make public the User’s phone number or any such details required for the third party to contact you or access your details. By agreeing to this Agreement you agree that you hereby give permission to the Company to publish or make public your contact number and related details in the Whistle App and that the Company shall not be liable for any incident occurring due to such disclosure. You also agree that while using the Service and the Whistle App, it acts only as a medium of interaction/ communication between you and third party service providers, advertisers or sponsors. Further, the Company has no responsibility or liability other than providing a platform for interaction/ communication between you and third parties.
By entering into this Agreement and using the Whistle App or the Service, you agree that you shall defend, indemnify and hold the Company, its licensors and each such party's parent organizations, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, members, employees, attorneys, assigns and agents harmless from and against any and all claims, costs, damages, losses, liabilities and expenses (including attorneys' fees and costs) arising out of or in connection with:
Disclaimer of Warranties
The Company makes no representation, warranty, or guaranty as to the reliability, timeliness, quality, suitability, availability, accuracy or completeness of the Service or the Whistle App. The Company does not represent or warrant that:
The Service and the Whistle App is provided to you strictly on an "as is" basis. All conditions, representations and warranties, whether express, implied, statutory or otherwise, including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of third party rights, are hereby disclaimed to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law by the company. The Company makes no representation, warranty, or guaranty as to the reliability, safety, timeliness, quality, suitability or availability of any services, products or goods obtained by third parties through the use of the Service or the Whistle App. You acknowledge and agree that the entire risk arising out of your use of the Whistle App and the Service, and any third party services or products remains solely with you, to the maximum extent permitted by law.
The Company's Service and the Whistle App may be subject to limitations, delays, and other problems inherent in the use of the internet and electronic communications. The Company is not responsible for any delays, delivery failures, or other damage resulting from such problems.
In no event shall the Company's aggregate liability exceed the amounts actually paid by and/ or due from you in the six (6) month period immediately preceding the event giving rise to such claim. In no event shall the Company and/ or its licensors be liable to anyone for any indirect, punitive, special, exemplary, incidental, consequential or other damages of any type or kind (including personal injury, loss of data, revenue, profits, use or other economic advantage). The Company and/or its licensors shall not be liable for any loss, damage or injury which may be incurred by you, including by not limited to loss, damage or injury arising out of, or in any way connected with the Service or the Whistle App, including but not limited to the use or inability to use the Service or the Whistle App, any reliance placed by you on the completeness, accuracy or existence of any advertising, or as a result of any relationship or transaction between you and any third party service provider, advertiser or sponsor whose advertising appears on the website or is referred by the Service or the Whistle App, even if the company and/or its licensors have been previously advised of the possibility of such damages.
The Company may introduce you to third party couriers for the purposes of providing courier services. We will not assess the suitability, legality or ability of any third party couriers and you expressly waive and release the company from any and all any liability, claims or damages arising from or in any way related to the third party couriers. The Company will not be a party to disputes, negotiations of disputes between you and such third party providers. We cannot and will not play any role in managing payments between you and the third party providers. Responsibility for the decisions you make regarding services offered via the Whistle App or the Service (with all its implications) rests solely with you. We will not assess the suitability, legality or ability of any such third parties and you expressly waive and release the Company from any and all liability, claims, causes of action, or damages arising from your use of the Whistle App or the Service, or in any way related to the third parties introduced to you by the Whistle App or the Service.
The quality of the courier services scheduled through the use of the Service or the Whistle App is entirely the responsibility of the third party provider who ultimately provides such courier services to you. You understand, therefore, that by using the Whistle App and the Service, your shipments may be exposed to situations that are potentially dangerous, offensive, harmful to minors, unsafe or otherwise objectionable, and that you use the Whistle App and the Service at your own risk.
The Company may give notice by means of a general notice on the Service, electronic mail to your email address on record in the Company's account information, or by written communication sent by post to your address on record in the Company's account information. Such notice shall be deemed to have been given upon the expiration of 48 hours after mailing or posting or 12 hours after sending (if sent by email). You may give notice to the Company (such notice shall be deemed given when received by the Company) at any time through a letter delivered by nationally recognized overnight delivery service or first class postage prepaid mail to the Company at the following addresses (whichever is appropriate): 10291 Terry way #2, Cupertino CA 95014 addressed to the attention of: Chief Executive Officer.
This Agreement may not be assigned by you without the prior written approval of the Company but may be assigned without your consent by the Company to:
a parent or subsidiary; or
an acquirer of assets; or
a successor by merger.
Any purported assignment in violation of this section shall be void.
If you are Carrier, you are an independent contractor and you are not an employee, owner, joint venturer, partner or agent of the Company and that there is no employment agreement between you and the Company. In addition, if you are a Carrier, you further understand and agree that you have no authority to bind the Company and you will not make any representations to any party that you have any authority to bind the Company, as an employee, partner or otherwise.
This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the state in which you perform the Service for the Company, without regard to the choice or conflicts of law provisions of any jurisdiction. You and the Company agree that any legal disputes or claims arising out of or related to the Agreement (including but not limited to the use of the Whistle App, or the interpretation, enforceability, revocability, or validity of the Agreement, or the arbitrability of any dispute), that cannot be resolved informally shall be submitted to binding arbitration in the state in which the Agreement was performed. The arbitration shall be conducted by the American Arbitration Association under its Commercial Arbitration Rules, or as otherwise mutually agreed by you and the Company. Any judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. Claims shall be brought within the time required by applicable law. You and the Company agree that any claim, action or proceeding arising out of or related to the Agreement must be brought in your individual capacity, and not as a plaintiff or class member in any purported class, collective, or representative proceeding. The arbitrator may not consolidate more than one person’s claims, and may not otherwise preside over any form of a representative, collective, or class proceeding.
No joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you, the Company or any third party provider as a result of this Agreement or use of the Service or the Whistle App. If any provision of the Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck and the remaining provisions shall be enforced to the fullest extent under law. The failure of the Company to enforce any right or provision in this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by the Company in writing. This Agreement comprises the entire agreement between you and the Company and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous negotiations, discussions or agreements, whether written or oral, between the parties regarding the subject matter contained herein.
This Agreement is effective upon the use of the Whistle App or the Service. You or the Company may terminate your participation in the Service at any time, for any reason and the Company may prohibit your use of the Whistle App or the Service at any time in its sole discretion. The terms of this Agreement, and any subsequent modification of this Agreement, shall remain in effect at all times after you or the Company terminate your participation or access to the Whistle App or the Service.