Terms and Conditions Of Use
Legally Binding Agreement; Amendments
Reference to "you", "your" or the "user" is a reference to any person using the app or the services of Lure.
Use of the service
Lure welcomes you to download, use, view and use the materials on this app for your informational, non-commercial use, provided that you leave all the copyright warnings or other proprietary notices intact. You may not store, alter, duplicate, transmit, share, repost, openly display or otherwise use any content on this app, or the design or layout of this app or individual segments of it, in any form or media except with the express prior written approval of Lure.
Scope Of Service
Lure features bite-sized chat stories told in the format of a text message conversation, like if you were watching somebody else’s messenger app texts.
From suspense fueled thrillers and creepy horror stories to hilarious group chats, Lure’s chat stories deliver traditional stories in a gripping, engaging new way that will leave you addicted, just tap to reveal the next message and watch the episode unfold. We’ve taken the fun of engaging with bite-sized content like Snapchat and have used it to deliver text stories in a way that is SNAPPY, SPOOKY, and FUN.
Whether you want to squeeze in a quick read on your commute to work, don’t have the time to read a long story or you fancy experiencing 21st century storytelling at its finest, Lure has something for you. You should give Lure’s free text message stories a try!
We’ve made reading fun, fast and thoroughly enjoyable. Come and see what we’re about.
Intellectual Property Rights
Nothing in this Agreement will directly or indirectly be construed to assign or grant you any rights of ownership, title or interest, or any intellectual property rights relating thereto, in the Services or any related content.
By using any part and/or functionality on the Service, you agree to comply with the following Code of Conduct.
You can not:
Subscription Fees and Payments
For your convenience some services offered by Lure may be made on a recurring subscription basis (“Paid Subscription”). The Service is supported by advertising and sponsorship revenue. Therefore, the basic functionality of the Service is provided without an additional fee unless you have activated the ad-free premium features by purchasing a subscription. The subscriptions function as an "in-app" purchase options, which will disable advertising served through the Service and allow you to obtain premium benefits. Payments for the subscriptions (which may be, for example, monthly or yearly) will be processed by Apple App Store. You may access the applicable "in-app" purchase rules and policies directly on Apple App Store. YOU AUTHORIZE US TO BILL YOU ON A RECURRING BASIS AND AGREE THAT AT THE EXPIRATION OF YOUR INITIAL PAID SUBSCRIPTION, YOUR PAID SUBSCRIPTION SHALL AUTOMATICALLY RENEW FOR ADDITIONAL MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTION PERIODS (OR FOR THE SAME PERIOD AS YOUR INITIAL PAID SUBSCRIPTION) UNTIL WE ARE NOTIFIED OTHERWISE. YOU AGREE THAT NO ADDITIONAL CONSENT IS REQUIRED BY YOU TO CHARGE YOUR PREFERRED PAYMENT METHOD AUTOMATICALLY AND ON A RENEWABLE BASIS FOR THE PAID SUBSCRIPTION PLAN SELECTED BY YOU. If you wish to cancel your Paid Subscription please notify us by sending us a message at [email protected] . Upon cancellation of a Paid Subscription, portions of the Platform may become immediately inaccessible. Where your Paid Subscription has been cancelled or expired, we have no liability to you for any deleted, inaccessible, modified, or removed User Content. You can cancel a recurring subscription from your iTunes Account.
IF YOU ARE UNSURE HOW TO CANCEL A SUBSCRIPTION OR A FREE TRIAL, PLEASE VISIT THE APPLE SUPPORT, WEBSITE GOOGLE PLAY HELP (OR ANY OTHER APP STORES SUPPORT PAGES). DELETING THE APP DOES NOT CANCEL YOUR SUBSCRIPTIONS AND FREE TRIALS. YOU MAY WISH TO MAKE A PRINTSCREEN OF THIS INFORMATION FOR YOUR REFERENCE. Cancelled subscriptions will not be refunded for the unused part of the ongoing service period. Subscriptions purchased via Apple App Store are subject to Apple App Store refund policies. This means we cannot grant refunds. You will have to contact the Apple App Store support.
For clarity, you retain all of your ownership rights in and to your Submissions. “User’s Content" submitted by any user of the service means all content that such user creates, uploads, distributes, or otherwise provides via the Service. You are solely responsible for your User Content. You assume all risks associated with the use of your User Content, including any reliance on its accuracy, completeness or usefulness by others, or any disclosure of your User Content that makes you or any third party personally identifiable. You hereby represent and warrant that your User Content does not violate these Terms. We are not obligated to backup any User Content and User Content may be deleted at any time. You are solely responsible for creating backup copies of your User Content if you desire., you agree that we may, at any time, without limitation, modify, copy, publish, distribute, translate, and use any content submitted to us in any medium. We are and are under no obligation to respond to any comments. We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine is unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or objectionable criteria or violate the intellectual property of any party or these Terms of Service. You acknowledge that any of your contents will not violate any third party rights, including copyright, trademark, privacy, personality, or other personal or proprietary rights. You also accept that your contents will not contain defamatory, illegal, offensive or obscene material or that contains computer viruses or other malware that may in any way affect the performance of the Service. You are solely responsible for the content you make and for their accuracy. We assume no responsibility and assume no responsibility for any content posted by you.
Your License to Us.
By posting Content on the Service, you grant us the right and license to use, publicly perform, publicly display, modify, reproduce, create derivative works or adaptations thereof, incorporate it into advertising and other works, promote and distribute it, in and through the Service. Accordingly, you hereby irrevocably grant us rights throughout the world, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, assignable, sublicensable and transferable to use your Content for any purpose. You represent that you have sufficient rights in the content to make this grant.
Third Party Content
This App may be hyperlinked to other sites or apps which are not maintained by, or related to, our Company. Hyperlinks to such sites are provided as a service to users and are not sponsored by or affiliated with this app or our Company. Our Company has not reviewed any or all of such sites or apps and is not responsible for the content of those apps or sites. Hyperlinks are to be accessed at the user’s own risk, and our Company makes no representations or warranties about the content, completeness or accuracy of these hyperlinks or the sites hyperlinked to this app. Further, the inclusion of any hyperlink to a third-party site does not necessarily imply endorsement by our Company of that site. We may allow advertisers to display their advertisements and other information in certain areas of the Service. We simply provide the space to place such advertisements, and we have no other relationship with advertisers. We are not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, services, resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third-party. Please review carefully the third-party's policies and practices and make sure you understand them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third-party.
Term and Termination
We may, at our sole discretion, terminate your access to utilize the service, block certain IP addresses or impose limits or restrict access to parts or all of our app and/or services at any time without notice or liability.
Platform Availability or Interruptions
Although we try to provide continuous availability to you, we do not guarantee that the service will always be available, work, or be accessible at any particular time. Additionally, Lure is under no obligation to provide the services to any users and may suspend a user’s access to the Platform at any time and at our discretion. We cannot guarantee that anything found on our service will work to the functionality desired by you or give you any desired results.
We reserve the right to change, update information, correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions at any time without notice, or remove our service at any time. We may conduct such modifications to our service for security reasons, intellectual property, legal reasons, or various other reasons at our discretion, and we are not required to explain such modifications. For example, we may provide updates to fix security flaws, or to respond to legal demands. Please note that this is a non-binding illustration of how we might exercise our rights under this section, and nothing in this section obligates us to take measures to update the service for security, legal or other purposes.
Governing Law and Disputes
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of United States, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. You agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in United States, and waive any jurisdictional, venue or inconvenient forum objections to such courts. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we may seek injunctive relief in any court of competent jurisdiction.
Mandatory Binding Arbitration
Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to the app or our service shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in United States. Arbitration under this Agreement shall be conducted pursuant to the applicable Commercial Rules (“Rules”) then prevailing at the American Arbitration Association. Arbitration shall be conducted in English by one (1) arbitrator as selected pursuant to the Rules; the arbitrator’s award shall be final and binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. Each party shall be responsible for their own arbitration fees and costs. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class action proceedings or otherwise. Where allowed by the Rules, Lure may make any and all appearances telephonically or electronically. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of, related to or connected with the use of the service or this Agreement must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever banned. Notwithstanding the foregoing, either party may seek equitable relief to protect its interests (including but not limited to injunctive relief), or make a claim for nonpayment, in a court of appropriate jurisdiction, and issues of intellectual property ownership or infringement may be decided only by a court of appropriate jurisdiction and not by arbitration. In the event that the law does not permit the above mentioned dispute to be resolved through arbitration or if this arbitration agreement is unenforceable, you agree that any actions and disputes shall be brought solely in a court of competent jurisdiction located within United States, California.
We reserve the right to Amend this Agreement at any time by sending you a notification or publishing the revised Agreement on the Service. Such change will be effective following the foregoing notification thereof, and your continued use of the Service thereafter means that you accept those changes.
LURE AND ALL SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS”, “AS AVAILABLE” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS” BASIS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, NEITHER LURE, NOR ANY OF OUR EMPLOYEES, MANAGERS, OFFICERS, ASSIGNS OR AGENTS MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OR ENDORSEMENTS OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO: (1) THE MOBILE APPLICATION; (2) ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED VIA THE APP; (3) THE SERVICES, OR (4) SECURITY ASSOCIATED WITH THE TRANSMISSION OF INFORMATION TO LURE. IN ADDITION, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, LOST PROFITS, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, TRADE, SYSTEM INTEGRATION AND FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUS.
LURE DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED; OR THAT THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE SERVICE AVAILABLE IS FREE FROM ANY HARMFUL COMPONENTS. LURE DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT THE SERVICES OFFERED ARE ACCURATE, COMPLETE, OR USEFUL. LURE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS LAWFUL IN ANY PARTICULAR JURISDICTION, AND LURE SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY SUCH WARRANTIES.
Limitation On Liabilities
IN NO EVENT SHALL LURE, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT LURE IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, RESULTING FROM (1) YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE OR ANY ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES FOUND WITHIN THE SERVICE, (2) ANY PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR SERVICE, (3) ANY INTERRUPTION, MISINFORMATION, INCOMPLETE INFORMATION, OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR MOBILE APPLICATION TO YOU, (4) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE, WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR SERVICE VIA A THIRD PARTY, (5) ANY FAILURE OR DISRUPTION OF SERVICES WHETHER INTENTIONAL OR UNINTENTIONAL, OR (6) ANY ACTION TAKEN IN CONNECTION WITH ANY THIRD PARTY COPYRIGHT OR OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OWNERS. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW IN THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION.
CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Lure, its officers, directors, employees and agents from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney’s fees) arising from:
This defense and indemnification obligation will survive this Agreement and your use of Lure service. You also agree that you have a duty to defend us against such claims and we may require you to pay for an attorney(s) of our choice in such cases. You agree that this indemnity extends to requiring you to pay reasonable attorneys’ fees, court costs, and disbursements. In the event of a claim such as the one described in this paragraph, we may elect to settle with the party/parties making the claim and you shall be liable for the damages as though we had proceeded with a trial.
Electronic Communications, Transactions and Signatures
When you use the mobile application or send emails to Lure, you are communicating with us electronically and consent to receive electronic communications related to your use of the Service. We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on the app. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that are provided to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. Notices from us will be considered delivered to you and effective when sent to the email address you use in emailing us.
You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights under these Terms. If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms, which shall remain in full force and effect. If you breach these Terms and v ignores this, Lure will still be entitled to use its rights and remedies at a later date or in any other situation where you breach the Terms.
Nothing in these Terms shall exclude Lure's liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or personal injury or death caused by its negligence.
If you have any questions about this Terms, please contact us:
By emailing us at [email protected] By emailing us, you consent that we keep the email address, the message content and contact details.