Terms of Use & Sale

Terms of Use

These Terms of Use ("Terms") govern your access and use of the Blind service through the website and mobile services provided by Teamblind Inc. ("Teamblind"). In these Terms, we also refer to Teamblind as "we", "us", and "our". These Terms apply to all visitors and registered users accessing and using the Blind service ("the Service" or "Blind"). You must read, understand, and agree to these Terms before using Blind. Accessing and using Blind constitutes your agreement to and compliance with these Terms. Therefore, please read these Terms carefully. You may access Blind only after you have read and agreed to these Terms.

1. General Terms.

1.1. You are responsible for your use of the Service and for any content (including but not limited to information, text, graphics, photos, images, videos, links, or other materials, collectively referred to as "Content") that you post, as well as for any resulting consequences. The Content you submit, post, or display may be viewed by other users who have the right to access the same service. You should only provide Content that you are comfortable sharing with others under these Terms. By using the Service or posting Content, you agree to comply with our Community Guidelines. By using the Service, you agree to indemnify Teamblind, its employees, shareholders, owners, officers, agents, and affiliates (collectively, "Teamblind Group") from any claims or demands made by any third party due to or arising out of 1) your use of the Service, 2) the Content you post, 3) your access to the Service, 4) your breach of these Terms, and 5) any violation of applicable laws. You are required to immediately indemnify Teamblind Group for any direct or indirect damages, losses, or expenses (including but not limited to attorney fees) that arise from the above causes, whether a claim is made by a third party or not.
1.2. If you are under the age of 16, you may not use the Service. If you are over 16 but under the age of majority in your jurisdiction, you may use the Service only with the prior consent of a parent or legal guardian. By signing up for the Service, you represent and warrant the following to Teamblind: 1) You have the legal capacity to enter into and perform a binding contract with Teamblind; 2) You are an individual not prohibited from receiving the Service under the laws of the United States or any other applicable jurisdiction; and 3) You will comply with these Terms and all applicable laws and regulations.
1.3. The Service provided by Teamblind is always evolving and the nature and form of the Service Teamblind provides may change from time to time without prior notice to you. Teamblind may also suspend (permanently or temporarily) the provision of the Service (or any features within the Service) to you or to users generally without prior notice. We also reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to set limits on use and storage at any time without prior notice to you.
1.4. The Service may include advertisements targeted based on content on the Service, inquiries made through the Service, and other information. The type and extent of advertising by Teamblind on the Service are subject to change. In consideration for Teamblind granting you access to and use of the Service, you agree that Teamblind, its third-party providers, and partners may place such advertising on the Service or in connection with the display of Content or information from the Service, whether submitted by you or others.
1.5. User Generated Channels ("UGCs") are channels that users can directly create, operate, and manage according to their desired topics. The Moderators ("Moderators"), as the representative of the channels, are responsible for the safe and efficient creation, operation, and management.
1.6. Teamblind grants you a personal, non-commercial, royalty-free, worldwide, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to use the software that is provided to you by Teamblind as part of the Service. This license is for the sole purpose of enabling you to use and enjoy the Service provided by Teamblind, in the manner permitted by these Terms. Your license to use the Service is revocable and Teamblind may limit or terminate your rights to use Blind at any time.
1.7. Account Information: You must create an account with us to use our Service. You are responsible for keeping your login information secure and for all activities that occur under your account. You are responsible for protecting the password you use to access the Service and for any activities or actions under your password. We recommend using a "strong" password (a combination of upper and lower case letters, numbers, and symbols). Teamblind cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with the above.
1.8. All information you provide to Teamblind is subject to our Privacy Policy, and the collection and use of your information by Teamblind will be subject to the same policy. By using the Service, you acknowledge and agree that Teamblind’s collection and use of your information, as defined in our Privacy Policy, includes the potential for storing, processing, and transferring this information to the United States and/or other countries for the purposes of providing the Service to you.
1.9. As part of providing the Service, Teamblind may need to send you service-related announcements and administrative messages among other communications, which are considered part of the Service and your Teamblind account, and you may not opt out of receiving them.

2. User Posted Content

2.1. Ownership and License: You retain all rights and ownership in the Content you post, but you grant us a worldwide, unrestricted, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully-paid, and royalty-free license for Teamblind to use, sell, reproduce, copy, modify, publish, translate, transmit, perform, display, create derivative works of, adapt, distribute, and otherwise exploit your Content, in any manner or media that is currently known or later developed, throughout the world, for any purpose, and to sublicense the Content through unlimited levels of sublicenses. You agree that this license includes the right for us to provide, promote, and improve the Service, and to make Content submitted to or through the Service available to other companies, organizations, or individuals for the distribution, promotion, or publication of such Content on other media and services, subject to our terms and conditions for such Content use. You also agree that other users may view, use and share User Posted Content through features we expressly provide (e.g., embed-sharing feature). No compensation will be paid with respect to Content that you submit through the Service. To the greatest extent permitted by applicable law, you hereby waive any and all of your moral rights applicable to our exercise of the foregoing license. You should only submit Content to the Service that you are comfortable sharing with others under these Terms.
2.2. Use: Any use or reliance by you on any Content or materials posted via the Service or obtained by you through the Service is at your own risk. We do not endorse, support, represent or guarantee the completeness, truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any Content or communications posted via the Service or endorse any opinions expressed via the Service. You understand that by using the Service, you may be exposed to Content that might be offensive, harmful, inaccurate or otherwise inappropriate, or in some cases, postings that have been mislabeled or are otherwise deceptive. Under no circumstances will Teamblind be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the Service or broadcast elsewhere.
2.3. Permissions and Restrictions on Use of the Service and Content: We reserve the right to hide Content, restrict the use of the Service, or restrict the use of certain usernames, but are not obligated to do so. We may grant part of these rights to Moderators of UGCs.
2.4. While we strive to remove harmful or illegal Content, we are not obligated to monitor Content nor are we responsible for the monitoring.
2.5. In the event you have any claims regarding an alleged or potential violation of your rights to your Content, you may contact us at support@teamblind.com. The process of addressing your violations may differ depending on laws applicable to your use of our Service.

3. Prohibitions

Users who engage in the following actions may be restricted from using the Service according to these Terms:
• Trading accounts, whether for payment or for free.
• Signing up or accessing the Service in ways not permitted by us.
• Posting illegal, discriminatory, malicious, deceptive, impersonating Content.
• Defaming, threatening, or harassing specific individuals, or violating legal rights such as privacy or intellectual property rights of other individuals, groups or entities.
• Posting Content that is offensive, pornographic, threatening, horrifying, harmful or otherwise inappropriate for the channel.
• Posting Content that contradicts Teamblind Group’s public image, goodwill, or reputation.
• Posting Content, signing up, or engaging in any activities that are contrary to the intended purpose of the Service.
• Crawling, scraping, data mining, data extracting, duplicating, copying, selling, or reselling any part or all of the Service or Content within the Service without explicit permission from Teamblind, whether through automated or manual means.
• Sending the same or similar messages to specific or unspecified numbers of users, or any activity deemed as spam by us.
• Selling, purchasing, or trading illegal goods or services, or certain types of regulated goods or services, in channels explicitly open for transactions by Teamblind.
• Selling, purchasing, trading, or promoting any goods or services in any channels other than the channels that are explicitly open for transaction or promotion by Teamblind.
• Using the Service for illegal activities or to support illegal activities.
• Illegally collecting, disclosing, or providing personal information, registration information, or usage history of others.
• Actions that disrupt the Service’s servers and/or network systems, using bots, cheating tools, or other technical means to manipulate the Service.
• Interfering with or disrupting the operation of the Service or other users’ use of the Service.
• Reverse engineering, duplicating, decompiling, disassembling, or decoding the Service (including all underlying ideas or algorithms) or extracting source code from the Service’s software.
• Stalking, making false or malicious reports, or any other harassing behavior towards other users.
• Attempting, aiding, or inciting any of the aforementioned actions.
• Any other actions similar to those listed above.

4. Teamblind Rights.

All rights, title, and interest in and to the Service (excluding Content provided by users) are and will remain the exclusive property of Teamblind and its licensors. The Service is protected not only by copyright and trademark laws but also by other laws of the United States and foreign countries. Nothing in these Terms grants you the right to use Teamblind’s name, trademarks, logos, domain names, and other distinctive brand features. Any feedback, comments, or suggestions you provide about Teamblind or the Service are entirely voluntary, and we may use such feedback, comments, or suggestions without any obligation to you.

5. UGCs and Moderators Responsibilities.

5.1. UGCs and Moderators are required to comply with Teamblind’s established policies, Community Guidelines, and applicable laws. Should these terms be violated, we reserve the right to take appropriate measures, which may include the removal of the UGCs in cases of persistent or severe violations. We may revoke or limit a Moderators’ capabilities at any time, for any reason or no reason at all, particularly if there is a breach of these Terms. Although we are not liable for actions taken by Moderators, we retain the right, at our sole discretion, to overturn any actions or decisions made by Moderators if they are deemed contrary to the interests of Teamblind or Teamblind community.
5.2. Moderators must enforce these Terms and our Community Guidelines diligently. This includes removing Content that breaches our policies and reporting any such violations within our community.
5.3. Nothing in these Terms is intended or deemed to constitute the Moderators as partners, joint venturers, or agents of Teamblind. Moderators may not represent that you are authorized to act on behalf of Teamblind, nor enter into any agreement with a third party on behalf of Teamblind, or any UGCs that you moderate, without our written approval.
5.4. Moderators may not solicit or accept any form of compensation, consideration, gifts, or favors from third parties in exchange for performing moderation actions.
5.5. Moderators who access non-public information through their moderation activities must use such information solely for purposes related to their duties as moderators.
5.6. Moderators may establish and enforce their own rules within the UGCs they manage, provided that these rules do not conflict with our Terms or Community Guidelines.

6. Copyright Policy.

Teamblind respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects users of the Service to do the same. We will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable law and are properly provided to us. When a copyright owner’s work is being infringed on or through our Service, the copyright owner may send a notification of claimed infringement to our designated agent. For such notifications to be legally effective, they must be provided to our designated agent in writing and include substantially the following: (i) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; (ii) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed; (iii) Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material; (iv) Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted; (v) a statement that the complaining party has 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 (vi) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
We reserve the right to remove Content alleged to be infringing without prior notice, at our sole discretion, and without liability to anyone. In appropriate circumstances, Teamblind will also terminate a user’s account if they are found to be a repeat infringer. Our designated copyright manager for handling copyright infringement claims on the Service is as follows:
Teamblind, Inc.
Attn: Copyright Manager
123 E San Carlos St, Unit #113, San Jose, CA 95112
Email: legalteam@teamblind.com

7. Disclaimer of Warranties.

7.1. By accessing or using the Service, you acknowledge and agree that you may be exposed to materials from others that may be offensive, indecent, or objectionable and that you agree to accept that risk. Opinions expressed on our website or Service do not reflect our views. We do not support or endorse any Content posted by you or other users. Certain Content from others may not be accurately displayed, evaluated, or categorized.
7.2. While we provide reasonable security measures to protect your Content, we are not liable for any damages resulting from the disclosure of your Content.

8. Limitation of Liability.


9. Dispute Resolution.

9.1. Governing Law: Your contractual relationship is with Teamblind, a company based in Delaware, USA. You agree that your relationship with Teamblind shall be governed by the laws of the State of California, and any claims or grievances of any nature shall be brought exclusively in the federal or state courts located in Orange County, California, and you consent to personal jurisdiction in these courts.
9.2. Disclaimer: You and Teamblind each disclaim the application of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods. Both parties agree not to apply it to the Service provided.

10. Termination.

10.1. You may discontinue using the Service at any time.
10.2. We may add, modify, or remove features or functions, and suspend or stop all or part of the Service. We may also stop providing the Service to you or add or create new limits to our Service at any time.
10.2.1. If we determine in our reasonable judgment that you are not employed by or ceased employment with the company to which you have an access account in our Service, we may suspend or terminate your access to such account or Service without prior notice, at our sole discretion.
10.2.2. If we discover an abnormal or otherwise unauthorized attempt to create and/or use an account, we reserve the right to restrict the account's creation or access to our Service and, if necessary, delete the account created in such an abnormal way.
10.3. If you have paid any service fees to us before termination of your account (only in cases where we have provided a paid service to you), such payments will not be refunded. Terminating your account does not waive any payment obligations agreed upon between you and us prior to termination.
10.4. If we or a Moderator terminate your access to a UGC, you will no longer be able to access content posted by you or y other members in such channels.
10.5. In the event of discontinuation or suspension of the Service, we will make reasonable efforts to notify you and provide an opportunity to retrieve your Content.

11. Notices.

11.1. Notices to Teamblind: Unless specified otherwise in these Terms or additional terms, notices to Teamblind should be sent to the following address: Teamblind Inc., 123 E San Carlos St, Unit #113 San Jose, CA 95112.
11.2. Notices to You: For service-related messages and announcements, Teamblind will notify you by placing banners on the Service or through other means that we believe to be reasonable. You acknowledge and agree that the methods we use to notify you of any messages and announcements are the best available methods, and you acknowledge and agree that Teamblind is not responsible for your failure to receive important information about the Service.

12. General Terms.

12.1. Export Control: You acknowledge that the Service, and your use and handling of the Service, are subject to U.S. and international laws, restrictions, and regulations that may govern the import, export, and use of the Service and Teamblind Content. You agree to comply with all applicable laws, restrictions, and regulations.
12.2. English Version: The English version of these Terms will be the version used when interpreting or construing this agreement.
12.3. Severability: If a court finds any section of these Terms invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of the Terms will continue to apply.
12.4. No Waiver: Failure or delay by us to enforce any of these Terms against you shall not constitute a waiver of the Terms or waiver of the right for Teamblind to enforce such Terms.
12.5. Changes to these Terms: We may modify these Terms from time to time. When changes are made, we will post the revised Terms and update the effective date below. If we consider the changes to be material at our discretion, we may also notify you through the Service. By continuing to access or use the Service on or after the effective date of the revised Terms, you agree to be bound by the revised Terms. If you do not agree to the revised Terms, you must stop accessing and using the Service before the changes become effective.
12.6. Assignment or Transfer: Teamblind does not grant access to anyone other than users who have entered into an agreement directly with us, and you may not assign or transfer your account or rights or obligations under this agreement to anyone else, whether for free or for payment, without Teamblind’s prior permission. We may transfer the rights and obligations under this agreement, contractual status, membership information, user registration information, and all service-related information to another entity if we are acquired by or merged with another company, or if we sell all or part of our Service. By agreeing to these Terms, you are deemed to have consented to these terms in advance.
12.7. Entire Agreement: These Terms constitute the complete and exclusive agreement between Teamblind and you regarding the Service and replace and supersede all prior agreements between Teamblind and you regarding the Service.

These Terms are effective as of May 29, 2024.

Terms of Sale

You should carefully read the following Terms of Sale ("Terms of Sale" or "Agreement"), which governs your transactions with Teamblind Inc. (the "Company"). To make a purchase on the Company’s services ("Blind"), you must be a registered Blind user (the "User") (collectively, the "Company" and the "User" shall be referred to as the "Parties," hereinafter) and comply with these Terms of Sale (including the Terms of Use found on Blind). You acknowledge that you are responsible for maintaining the security of, and restricting access to, your account and password, and you agree to accept responsibility for all purchases and other activities that occur under your account. Teamblind sells its ancillary services only to those Users who can legally make purchases with a credit card. By placing an order to purchase a product and/or a service on or through Blind, you agree to be bound by this legal contract and you acknowledge that you are at least 18 years old or that you are authorized by your legal guardian to enter into this legal contract.

Article 1 (Objective)
This Terms of Sale applies to all services provided by the Company which are being made available for purchase on Blind (the "Service"). These rules and regulations which govern the Service specifically refer to the requisite acquisition of B Money (as defined in Article 4) to be used on Blind.

Article 2 (Agreement Effect and Changes)
1. This Agreement shall become effective when the User places an order to purchase B Money or Items (as defined in Article 4). Please read the terms on this Agreement carefully before you proceed with the purchase. If you do not understand the Terms of Sale, or do not accept any part of them, then you may not use the Services.
2. The Company reserves the right at all times to discontinue or modify any part of this Agreement in its sole discretion. Any changes to this Agreement will be effective upon posting of this Agreement, provided that no applicable laws are violated. If the Service is terminated or discontinued, then we will make a reasonable effort to notify you and provide an opportunity to retrieve your content.
3. The Company encourages that the User regularly revisit Blind to ensure that he or she stays informed of any changes to these Terms of Sale. You agree that the Company’s posting of any changes to these Terms of Sale is adequate notice to advise you of these changes. By continuing to access or use the Services after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by such changes, and the Company shall not be responsible for any damages found resulting from the User’s failure to familiarize himself/herself with the applicable changes.
4. If You do not agree to the changes, you may stop using Blind or any services offered through Blind after the effective date of the changes.

Article 3 (Disclaimer)
You are responsible for reading and understanding the Terms of Use and these Terms of Sale.

Article 4 (Terms and Definitions)
1. "B Money" refers to a value-based type of digital points or currency ("currency-based gift certificate" in Korea), which can be purchased by the User on Blind to utilize Items on Blind.
2. "Item(s)" refers to certain virtual goods or services ("product or service-based gift certificate(s)", in Korea) available on Blind in exchange for B Money.
3. "Payment Method" refers to the tools by which the User pays service fees to the Company in order to purchase B Money, through tools provided by the Company itself or contracted Third-Party Payment Service.
4. "Service(s)" refers to the acts and operations related to the purchasing of B Money needed to utilize the Item on Blind.
5. "Third-Party Payment Service" refers to the market, such as the App Store or Google Play Store, provided by the mobile operating system used by each User.
6. "Recurring Payment" refers to a form of payment in which a fee is automatically charged on a monthly basis through a payment method that the User has registered on the Third-Party Payment Service in advance and whose effective period is automatically renewed.
7. "Free Trial" refers to the free voucher for Recurring Payment Item(s), etc., provided by the Company to the User.

Article 5 (Payment Methods)
1. The User shall be acknowledged that the types and the uses of Payment Methods are subject to change at any time.
2. The Service may be momentarily suspended depending on the affiliated Third-Party Payment Services’ status.

Article 6 (User Guidelines for B Money and Items)
1. B Money shall only be charged, obtained, or utilized by registered users of Blind.
2. All the fees are subject to change at any time depending upon the Company’s policies. The changes shall be available on the B Money store within the Blind app and the Third-Party Payment Service.
3. The Company may, if necessary, place time, rate, or quantity limits on B Money charging.
4. B Money shall be used to purchase Service contents or Items on Blind unless the Company establishes other functions to allow and approve transactions outside of Blind. However, B Money shall not be converted to or exchanged for any other currencies (such as dollar, Euro, etc.), or be used to purchase any other goods or services outside of Blind against any of the applicable laws or the Company policies.
5. Types, uses or explanations of Items are subject to change depending upon Company policies without notice in advance. They may also be changed periodically due to functional improvements and patches.
6. As between B Money and/or Items provided to the User by the Company for free and B Money and/or Items purchased by User, B Money and/or Items provided to the User for free will be marked down from your B Money balance before B Money or Items purchased by the User, and if specific Items have expiration dates, Items with earlier expiration dates will be marked down first.
7. If the User does not separately request cancelation of Recurring Payment before the expiration date of the Free Trial of an Item purchased through Recurring Payment, then, after the Free Trial period expires, the Company will continue to charge the Recurring Payment through the payment method that the User has registered on the Third-Party Payment Service.

Article 7 (B Money and Items Charge Payment Approval)
1. The Company may suspend approval or reject the transaction for the following reasons:
1) The User is not a registered User of Blind.
2) The Service fee is not paid in full or the payment cannot be processed.
2. In the following cases, the Company may not approve the transaction request until the issues have been ameliorated:
1) There are obvious errors on Blind or Blind services are not available due to the limited server space.
2) The Service is impeded.

Article 8 (Restrictions on Use of B Money and Items, Effective Period)
The effective period for B Money may differ depending on laws applicable to the User’s use of our Services.
1. Subject to Blind’s Terms of Use, the use of the Service may be restricted.
2. Unless otherwise indicated by Company, B Money balance or Items shall remain in effect indefinitely. In the event there is an effective period, Company shall notify the User at least thirty (30) days before the expiration of any B Money balance or Items. If applicable, B Money or Items that were distributed without charge by Company to the User will expire before B Money or Items that were purchased by the User.
3. Items purchased with B Money cannot be traded with other User(s) via illegal methods or those that are not in accordance with the Company’s policies unless such transactions are allowed or made through a function established by the Company.
4. Users under the age of 18 are not allowed to use or purchase items on Blind without consent of their legal guardian.
5. When Recurring Payment is canceled, the purchased Item(s) can be used for the remainder of the current effective period, and automatic payment will not be made starting from the next effective period.

Article 9 (Refund Policy)
Refund policies may differ depending on laws applicable to the User’s use of our Services.
1. All fees and charges shall be non-refundable, unless required by law.
2. All purchases of virtual contents, including Items, on Blind via Third-Party Payment Services are final and non-refundable, unless required by law.
3. If your credit card expires or your payment method via Third-Party Payment Services is otherwise invalid, at Company’s sole discretion, Company may suspend your use of B Money or Item(s) purchased via such invalid transaction on Blind for a set duration of time. If a dispute arises out of, or in connection with such invalid transactions, the Parties agree to pursue resolution through arbitration or other appropriate dispute resolution process before resorting to litigation. If the decision of such resolution process, including litigation, if applicable, is ruled against the User, the User shall remain responsible and liable for all charges and all the costs the Company incurs in connection with the collection of unpaid amounts, including court costs, attorneys’ fees, collection agency fees and any other associated costs. The Company shall not be liable for any other losses or damages related to any of your transactions.
4. The Company may cancel the amount of B Money charged illegally or against the Company regulations.
5. Users shall not be entitled to the compensation or refund for the amount of B Money charged, at the time, in the event that the User has been forced out or suspended use of Blind.
6. In the event of the Users' voluntary withdrawal from Blind, unused portions of B Money and Item(s) will be forfeited and cannot be refunded or recovered.
7. The Company shall not collect or store any of Users’ personal information used in B Money transactions.

Article 10 (Warranty Disclaimer; Limitation of Liability)
The Company shall not be held liable for any losses arising from or related to these Terms of Sale or Terms of Use.
3. The Company may change, suspend or discontinue certain Services at its sole discretion.
4. The Company shall not be liable for any loss or damage that you suffer as a consequence of:
a. any Services becoming temporarily or permanently unavailable;
b. disclosing or providing your private information to others by yourself;
c. failing to satisfy your subjective expectation of utility from using the Services; or
d. your own decision to use any of the Services on Blind.

5. The Company is not responsible for the following types of loss or damage which may arise from your use of the Services:
a. damage to your computer system or loss of data (whether due to a virus or other malicious software or not), except where this is caused by the Company not using reasonable care and skill;
b. loss, damage or upset that you suffer as a consequence of the actions of another User;
c. any loss or damage if the Services are not provided to you, or are interrupted or suspended, or if the Company does not comply with the Terms of Sale because of events beyond control, such as an act of God, accident, fire, lockout, strike or other official or unofficial labor dispute, civil commotion or other act or event beyond reasonable control; or
d. loss or damage which neither of us could have reasonably anticipated or expected when you started using the Services, including but not limited to, any loss or damages which is indirect or which is a side effect of the main loss or damage, such as loss of revenue or salary, or loss of profit, opportunity or reputation.
6. The Company does not make any statement, guarantee or promise in respect of the Services not set out in these Terms of Sale, including, without limitation, any statements made by third parties, such as third party advertisers.

Article 11 (Governing Law)
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California and the laws of the United States. By using the Service, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Sale and that any disputes arising from or relating to these terms shall be bound by the laws of the State of California and the laws of the United States. You consent to personal jurisdiction of the federal and state courts of Orange County, California, unless otherwise agreed in writing.

Article 12 (Conflict of Terms)
1. In the event of a conflict or inconsistency between this Agreement and the Terms of Use, the latter shall supersede and replace the terms of this Agreement.
2. The English version of this Agreement will be the version used when interpreting or construing this Agreement.

Article 13 (Severability)
You agree that even if an individual provision of this Agreement is determined to be invalid by applicable laws, the remainder of this Agreement shall remain in effect. If any provision of this Agreement is held illegal or unenforceable in a judicial proceeding, such provision shall be severed and shall be inoperative, and the remainder of this Agreement shall remain operative and binding on the Parties.

These Terms are effective as of December 31, 2023.
Teamblind Privacy Policy
Welcome to Teamblind Inc. ("Teamblind", "we", "us" or "our"). This Privacy Policy explains our policies and procedures pertaining to the collection, processing, storage and protection of potentially personally identifiable information in relation to our mobile services, and any other services we provide (collectively, our “Services” or “Blind”). By using Blind, you agree to the policies and procedures set forth in this Privacy Policy. You should review this Privacy Policy to understand our practices pertaining to personally identifiable information.

By using our Services, you understand and agree that we are providing a platform for you to post text, graphics, photos or other materials (collectively referred to as "Content"), to Blind and to share Content publicly. Please be advised that other users may search for, see, use, or share any of your Content that you make publicly available through Blind, consistent with the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use.

1. Information We collect

1.1. Information you provide to us directly. This includes your changeable username, password and entity- related email address in connection with our registration process and the maintenance of your account with us, which allows you to use our Services. Your entity-related email address is immediately one-way encrypted, making it immediately indecipherable and unable to be used for identifying individuals when you register for the Services. We do NOT collect nor retain your name, address, phone number or any additional identifying information in order to use our Services.
1.2. Content you create. The content, replies, conversations, and images you post, publish, or transmit when using Blind.
1.3. Information about your use of the Services. Information sent by your device or our Services, including device settings; internet activity information such as the pages or sections of Blind that users visit, the posts that users view, user comments, poll results, duration of use; and approximate user location information such as the metro area (in the case of US users) may be collected.
1.4. Cookies and similar technologies. Like many websites, we may use cookies, pixels, and similar technology. These may include identifiers associated with cookies or other technologies that may identify your device or browser, which solely serve to prevent unauthorized activities, such as account creation or use by users restricted due to Terms of Use violations.
1.5. Information from Third Parties. We may be provided with entity email addresses from third parties for purposes of verifying that a user continues to be affiliated with an entity. Our users may request that we invite other individuals to use our Services on their behalf. In such circumstances, the entity-related email address provided by the original user is also one-way encrypted to conceal the identity of the potential new user.
1.6. Commercial Information. If you engage in a monetary transaction with us to purchase B Money in connection with our Services, you may be required to provide billing information, including your name, address, phone number, and credit card data. Please be advised that, while we will be able to assign specific quantities of B Money to your account, Teamblind utilizes third- party payment services to effectuate these transactions and will not have access to any of this billing information.

2. Storage and Processing of Information

Your entity-related email address is immediately one-way encrypted, making it indecipherable and unable to be used for identifying individuals when you register for the Services. We store and/or process this encrypted information in the United States, South Korea, and Japan. We are able to determine the quantity of employees associated with a company who have registered to use our Services.

We use commercially reasonable safeguards and take reasonable steps to keep the information encrypted at all times so that the information will not be decrypted and accessible. Please be advised that our retention of all data and information obtained in connection with our Services is consistent with industry-accepted practices and industry security standards. We implement these security practices for the safekeeping of your data. We do not retain any personally identifiable information of our users.

You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your account information and for controlling access to our Services at all times, as we are not able to decrypt and access your encrypted account information.

We maintain our offices in the United States and South Korea. We do not have a physical presence outside of these two countries. We do not have a physical presence in the European Union (EU), any EU-member country or any member of the European Economic Area (EEA).

3. How We Use Information

In addition to some of the specific uses of information we describe in this Privacy Policy, we may use information to:
• Provide, improve, test, and monitor the effectiveness of our Services;
• Develop and test new products and features;
• Diagnose or fix technology problems;
• Conduct internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, and research;
• Display, share, or publish any Content you have submitted in connection with our Services;
• Create statistical data and poll results that do not identify you individually, which we can commercialize based on aggregate trends and usage statistics;
• Provide ads; and
• Personalize services, content, and ads

4. How We Share Information

All of the information you provide us, including your account information, will be stored in encrypted format, and we will not be able to identify who provided the information once such information is stored in our system. Therefore, the information that Teamblind can share as stated in this section does not include any information that can be used to identify a specific individual.

Teamblind does NOT sell your personal information to third parties in exchange for monetary compensation. However, we may share your data with third-party vendors, service providers, contractors, or agents who perform services for us and may use such information only for that purpose. These third parties are prohibited from using, sharing, or retaining your personal data for any secondary purposes, and their use of personal data will be subject to appropriate confidentiality and security measures. The categories of third parties we may share personal information with are limited to data analytics services, ads providers, payment processors, and cloud computing services.

We may access, preserve, and share part of information in response to a legal request such as a subpoena if we have a good faith belief that the law requires us to do so. We may also disclose information as necessary to protect the legal rights, property, or safety of our users, the public, and/or Teamblind. As mentioned above, the information that Teamblind can provide to such requests does NOT include any information that can be used to identify a specific individual.

5. Change of Control

If we sell or otherwise transfer part or all of Teamblind or our assets to another entity (e.g., in the course of a transaction such as a merger, acquisition, bankruptcy, dissolution, or liquidation), your information, such as username and encrypted email address, Content, and any other information collected through the Services may be among the items shared or transferred. You will continue to own your User Content. The purchaser or transferee will be required to honor the commitments we have made in this Privacy Policy.

6. Policy Pertaining to Children

Teamblind does not knowingly collect or solicit any information from individuals under the age of 16, as they are prohibited from using our Services. Teamblind does not knowingly allow such persons to register for the Services. The Services are not directed to individuals under the age of 16. If we learn that we have inadvertently collected personal information from anyone under the age of 16, we will promptly take all reasonable steps to delete such information and terminate the associated account. If you believe that we have mistakenly or unintentionally collected information from an individual under 16, please notify us at support@teamblind.com.

7. Rights to Your Data

Users of our Services possess the following rights pertaining to the processing and retention of personally identifiable information:

• Right to Know. You can request, free of charge up to twice a year, a copy disclosing the personal information we have collected over the past 12 months. This includes specific pieces and categories of your personal information, sources from which it was collected, third parties we share it with, and the purpose of using your personal information.
• Right to Deletion. You have the right to request that we delete the personal information we have about you.
• Right to Correction. You have the right to request that we correct inaccurate personal information we may have about you.
• Right to Opt Out of Sharing. You have the right to stop us from sharing your information using cookies and pixels with third parties for optimizing service experience. You can opt out via this link: Do Not Sell or Share My Personal Information
• Right to Nondiscriminatory Treatment. You are entitled to not face any discrimination from us when exercising these rights.

You may exercise these rights by submitting an email request to us at support@teamblind.com. As we mentioned above, we neither store your email address nor share it with others. Your email address is not linked with your Blind account. Therefore, we require you to provide sufficient information that allows us to reasonably verify you are the owner of the account. If you are acting as an authorized representative, you must provide evidence of your authorization and sufficient information to verify both your identity and the identity of the account owner. Further steps and the specific information that we need will be detailed at the time of your request.

8. Changes to Our Privacy Policy

Teamblind may modify or update this Privacy Policy from time to time, so please review it periodically. We may provide you additional forms of notice, modifications, or updates as appropriate under the circumstances. Your continued use of our Services after any modification to this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such modification.

We welcome you to contact us if you have any concerns regarding our Privacy Policy and/or Teamblind’s processing of potential personally identifiable information. You may contact us at support@teamblind.com.

9. Additional Information for California Residents

This section is provided in line with the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 and the California Privacy Rights Act of 2020 (collectively, “CCPA/CPRA”). If you are accessing or using our Services from California, the following information applies to you alongside our Privacy Policy.

We have collected the following categories of personal information during the 12-month period prior to the effective date of this Privacy Policy. These data are collected directly from you, through automated technologies as you navigate our Services, or from third parties for verification purposes.

• Your entity-related email address which will be immediately one-way encrypted upon collection, making it immediately indecipherable and unable to be used for identifying individuals.
• Internet or other similar network activity information, such as cookies and information about your activity on our Services.
• Approximate user location information such as the metro area (in the case of US users).
• Mobile device settings.
• Content you create.
• Inferences we make based on other collected data, for purposes such as recommending content, advertising, and analytics.

You can find more information about what we collect and sources of that information in the "Information We Collect" section of this notice, the purposes for collecting that information in the "How We Use Information" section.

We do NOT sell your personal information to third parties in exchange for monetary consideration. For further information on how we share information for business purposes, please refer to the “How We Share Information” section above.

Under the CCPA/CPRA, California residents have certain additional rights regarding their personal information. Our Privacy Policy already reflects the CCPA/CPRA requirements. For further information on your specific rights and ways to exercise them, please refer to the “Rights to Your Data” section above.

Attn: 123 E San Carlos St, Unit #113, San Jose, CA 95112

This Privacy Policy is effective as of May 21, 2024

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