Terms of service

Last modified: October 1, 2019

Overview

All use of the website, information, services, and content distributed through or in conjunction with or made available on the website is offered to you subject to your acceptance of these terms and our Privacy Policy.

The following terms and conditions incorporate a legal agreement between you and Ipregistry and set forth the terms and conditions by which Ipregistry will make the Ipregistry API service available in order to electronically provide you with use of and access to Ipregistry Data & Services.

Ipregistry API Services

For the purposes of this Agreement, "Ipregistry API Services" shall consist of:

Acknowledgement

By accessing or otherwise using the Ipregistry API, you acknowledge that you:

Scope of License

Grant of License

Ipregistry hereby grants to you a non-transferable, non-exclusive, revocable, and limited license for the term of this Agreement to access the Ipregistry API and use Ipregistry API Data & Services strictly for the limited purposes, and under the terms and conditions, as are set forth in this Agreement.

Scope of the Ipregistry API License

Subject to your compliance with the terms of this Agreement, you are hereby permitted to receive, process, and display Ipregistry API Data & Services to individual end-users of your application(s), provided

For clarity, and without limiting the forgoing, you are permitted solely to use Ipregistry API Data & Services for reference by your end users. Except as expressly provided herein, under no circumstances whatsoever may you transfer or permit the transfer of Ipregistry API Data & Services outside of your application(s).

Use of License

Restrictions

you shall not:

Attribution

While usage of the Ipregistry API is not subject to your end users being made aware by you that Ipregistry is supplying the functionality you are making use of in your application(s), your inclusion of a clickable hyperlink to the Ipregistry API website at https://Ipregistry.co would be highly appreciated.

Your Responsibility to Safeguard

You shall use your best efforts and take all necessary steps to safeguard Ipregistry API Data & Services to ensure that no unauthorized reproduction, publication, disclosure, modification, distribution, or other use of any Ipregistry API Data & Services is made in whole or in part. To the extent that you become aware of any such unauthorized use of Ipregistry API Data & Services, you shall immediately notify Ipregistry by emailing "support@ipregistry.co".

Misuse of the Licensed Product

In the event that you or any end users use Ipregistry API Data & Services or the Ipregistry API in violation of this Agreement, as applicable, Ipregistry shall have the option of electing liquidated damages.

Services and Data

Account Terms

API usage

Subject to the terms herein, Ipregistry will provide you with access to Ipregistry API Data & Services over the Internet through the Ipregistry API. All calls to the Ipregistry API must reference the credentials issued to you by Ipregistry. You may not disclose your credentials to any other party. You are solely responsible for ensuring the secrecy and security of your credentials and will be responsible for all activities that occur using such credentials. You shall not use the Ipregistry API in a manner that exceeds reasonable request volume or constitutes excessive or abusive usage.

Payment and billing

Responsibility for Software and Hardware

You shall be solely responsible for acquiring, providing, and maintaining all software/hardware and Internet Services required to access the Ipregistry API, including but not limited to telecommunication and internet connections, ISP, web browsers, and/or other equipment and software required to access and use the Ipregistry API.

Services May Be Inaccessible Or Inoperable

You hereby acknowledge that from time to time, the Ipregistry API may be inaccessible or inoperable for any reason, including, without limitation:

Data Sources

IP validation and lookup data returned by the Ipregistry API as part of requests made to the API is sourced from a variety of different sources, including Ipregistry's proprietary IP address database, IP2Location, MaxMind and a series of Internet Service Providers around the world.

Ipregistry is required to state the following:

Later this year we hope to be exclusively using our own proprietary geolocation data, which will be more accurate than IP2Location and MaxMind data, and updated much more frequently.

Right to Change Content or Format

You acknowledge that Ipregistry may from time to time, and in its sole discretion, update or change the content or format of Ipregistry API Data or the Ipregistry API. Ipregistry shall strive to provide reasonable advance notification of such changes; however, from time to time sudden changes may be required, and since Ipregistry strives to accurately reflect these and adjust to these changes, significant advance notice is not always possible. you may be required to use the most recent version of the Ipregistry API in order to ensure functionality of your application(s) with Ipregistry API Data & Services.

Proprietary Rights

Trademarks

"Ipregistry", "ipregistry.co", the Ipregistry logo and other identifying marks of Ipregistry are and shall remain the trademarks and trade names and exclusive property of Ipregistry, and any unauthorized use of these marks is unlawful. Other trade-marks on the Services are the property of their respective owners.

Licensed, Not Sold

Use of Ipregistry API Data & Services and the Ipregistry API is licensed, and not sold.

Consent to Collection, Use, Retention, and Disclosure of Information

In the course of providing the Ipregistry API, Ipregistry collects information, including standard information of the type normally exchanged when accessing any web site or web service. This information pertains only to the access of the Ipregistry API, and is no different in nature to the information available to any Internet web server during the course of fulfilling a standard web request. Please read Ipregistry’s Privacy Policy. By agreeing to the terms of this Agreement, you are expressly consenting to Ipregistry’s collection, use, retention, and disclosure of information as set out in its Privacy Policy.

No Granting of Ownership Rights

You acknowledge that Ipregistry owns all right, title, and interest (including but not limited to all copyright rights therein) in and to the Ipregistry API Data & Services or the Ipregistry API, and that you shall not take any action inconsistent with such ownership. Nothing contained in this Agreement shall be construed as granting you or any end users any ownership rights in or to any Ipregistry API Data & Services or the Ipregistry API.

Ipregistry’s Right to Terminate

Ipregistry reserves the right at any time to terminate this Agreement, or withdraw from distributing Ipregistry API Data & Services or providing access to the Ipregistry API, if for any reason it no longer retains the right to publish or distribute the Ipregistry API Data & Services.

Disclaimer

Provided in Good Faith

The Ipregistry API is provided by Ipregistry in good faith and although Ipregistry endeavours to ensure that Ipregistry API Data & Services and the Ipregistry API are accurate and obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Ipregistry does not guarantee or warrant:

Disclaimer

The Ipregistry API and Ipregistry API Data & Services are provided “as is” and “as available”, without any warranty of any kind and Ipregistry, its affiliates, agents and/or suppliers, officers, directors, and employees expressly disclaim any and all warranties, whether expressed or implied, including without limitation the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of the rights of third parties. In no event shall Ipregistry be liable for indirect, special, punitive, or consequential damages including, but not limited to, lost profits, lost data, or otherwise. In no event shall Ipregistry, any of its affiliates, or any of their data providers involved in supplying, developing, operating, or managing the Ipregistry API, be liable for indirect, special, punitive, or consequential damages including, but not limited to, lost profits, lost data, or otherwise. In the event the limitations and disclaimers contained in this Article are found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be ineffective or inapplicable, the parties agree that Ipregistry’s maximum aggregate liability to you and all end users, whether arising in contract, tort, strict liability, or otherwise, shall be limited, and in no event shall it exceed, the amount of fees paid by you for the current term.

You acknowledge that Ipregistry is not, and is not affiliated with, a financial institution or financial data feed provider, but obtains its financial data from a variety of sources. You further acknowledge that financial data often differs between financial institutions and between geographic jurisdictions and accordingly may vary from that provided by Ipregistry pursuant to this agreement. Although Ipregistry has used its commercially reasonable efforts to obtain the most accurate and timely financial data available from the aforementioned sources, Ipregistry makes no representations or warranties as to accuracy, authenticity, timeliness, reliability, appropriateness, correct sequencing or completeness of the Ipregistry API Data or the Ipregistry API. you acknowledge that no part of Ipregistry API Data constitutes advice regarding financial, investment, legal, or tax issues, and that you and all end users should seek independent professional advice before making any decisions regarding such issues.

Ipregistry does not represent or warrant that the Ipregistry API, or access to the Ipregistry API, will be uninterrupted or error-free or that errors in the Ipregistry API and/or Ipregistry API Data & Services will be corrected.

In no event shall Ipregistry, any of its affiliates, or any of their data providers involved in supplying, developing, operating, or managing the Ipregistry API be liable to you or to any end users in any manner whatsoever for any interruptions, delays, the unavailability or inoperability, inaccuracies, errors, or omissions, regardless of cause, in the Ipregistry API and/or the Ipregistry API Data & Services or for any losses, damages, liabilities or expenses resulting therefrom regardless of cause, even if Ipregistry knew or should have known of the possibility of or could have prevented such damages.

Indemnification

You shall indemnify, defend, and save harmless Ipregistry, its affiliates and subsidiaries, and their officers, directors, employees and agents from any loss, damage, liability or expense (including reasonable attorneys’ fees, accountants’ fees and other legal expenses) to which any of them may become subject to and which are in any way related to or which have arisen under or in connection with:

General

These Terms of Service incorporate by reference all notices and disclaimers contained in the Services constitute the entire agreement between you and Ipregistry with respect to access to, and use of, the Services. Except as specifically set forth herein, these Terms of Service supersede any prior agreements, including prior oral and/or written statements or representations not contained herein, between you and Ipregistry relating to the Services. This agreement is not intended to create a partnership, joint venture or agency relationship between you and Ipregistry.

If any provision of these Terms of Service is invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any respect under any applicable statute or rule of law, the provision shall be deemed omitted to the extent that it is invalid, illegal or unenforceable. In such a case, the remaining provisions of these Terms of Service shall be construed in a manner as to give greatest effect to the original intention of the parties hereto. Ipregistry's failure to insist upon, or enforce, strict performance of any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute or be construed or deemed to be a waiver of such right or provision in the future or a waiver of any other right or provision under these Terms of Service.

You agree that these Terms of Service, Ipregistry's Privacy Policy and other legal documents posted through the Services have been drawn up in English. Although translations in other languages of any of the foregoing documents may be available, such translations may not be up to date or complete. Accordingly, you agree that in the event of any conflict between the English language version of the foregoing documents and any other translations thereto, the English language version of such documents shall govern.

If you are a consumer, please note that these Terms of Service, its subject matter and its formation, are governed by French law. You and we both agree to that the courts of France will have non-exclusive jurisdiction. If you are a business, these Terms of Service, its subject matter and its formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by French law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of France, in the French language.

Company Information

Ipregistry is part of a French micro enterprise registered in France:

ID/SIREN: 810697763
1 Chemin des Rosiers
06800 Cagnes-sur-mer
France

Contact

Should you have any questions, complaints, or comments about these Terms of Service, this service, or website, or require further clarification of any kind, please do not hesitate to contact us.