Last Update May 13, 2017

Thank you for learning more about Diddychat, LLC, the Eventchat App and website, and our Eventchat Terms of Use. Eventchat is a mobile app and website owned and operated by Diddychat, LLC, a California limited liability company (“Diddychat,” “Eventchat,” “we,” or “us”). The Eventchat App provides a marketing, chat and commenting service (“Service”) to Events, Brands and Brands Owners  (collectively the “Events”) and to Eventchat App Users (the ““App Users”) to allow both the Events, Brands, Brand Owners and the App Users to all communicate with each other. Please read this Terms of Use (“Agreement”) in its entirety if you wish to become a Eventchat User. Diddychat is the company that runs the Eventchat community so that Events, Brands, Brand Owners, and its Eventchat’s App Users together can communicate in a deeper and more sustaining and meaningful way.

This Terms of Use (this "Agreement") is a legal agreement between You, the User, and Eventchat and shall govern Your use of and access to the App and website. The Terms of Use can also be found here at http://www.Diddychat.com/terms or at http://www.eventchat.us. By checking or clicking on any acceptance boxes, submitting any data, text or content or simply by making any use of the Eventchat App or Website, You (a) accept this Agreement and agree to be bound by each of its terms, and (b) represent and warrant to Diddychat that (i) You are at least 13 years of age and have the authority to enter into this Agreement either on your own behalf or by having a parent or legal guardian agree to the terms set forth herein on your behalf), (ii) this Agreement is binding and enforceable against You, (iii) to the extent an individual is accepting this Agreement on behalf of an entity, such individual has the right and authority to agree to all of the terms set forth herein on behalf of such entity, and (iv) You have read and understand both Diddychat’s and Eventchat's Privacy Policy, the terms of which are posted in the App and on the Website and incorporated herein by reference (the "Privacy Policy"), and agree to abide by the Privacy Policy.

Eventchat may unilaterally amend this Agreement from time to time, each of which amendments shall be deemed to be effective 2 days after posting the updated Agreement at the Website or within the Application. You should check the Website, the Application and this Agreement regularly to ensure You remain current on the Terms and Policies set forth herein.

1. Definitions

“Eventchat Application or App” means the iOS software App or web site developed by Diddychat called Eventchat for iPhones in connection with the Marketplace. Android App’s will be enabled soon.

2. Purpose

The purpose of this Agreement is to set forth the terms and conditions under which, among other things, Eventchat will license to You the use of certain of Eventchat's technology, software and/or services such that You can utilize the App through your mobile device. The App enables you to physically or virtually attend and/or chat and comment with event coordinators, sponsors or other attendees. As set forth elsewhere in this Agreement, Eventchat does not exert any control over any the events, event coordinators, merchants, brands, brand owners, retailers, sponsors, any commercial venturers or other third parties, and as such is not liable or responsible for any actions taken or omitted to be taken by any such third party, either in person or virtually or digitally using the Eventchat App.

3. License.

Eventchat hereby grants You a non-transferable, non-exclusive, fully revocable, limited license to access and use Diddychat’s and Eventchat's software platform commonly referred to here as "Eventchat" (the "Application") as made available through the Apple App Store. The App is located at http://www.diddychat.com/app (the "Website") or directly through the App Store. Eventchat may, from time to time, update or modify the App, update or modify the Website, release new versions of the Application or Website and/or create new features, services and/or modules related thereto, each of which may at Eventchat's discretion, be included within the license described above. You shall not be permitted to sublicense or transfer any of Your rights or balances earned hereunder including, without limitation, access to the Application. If you are a premium subscriber and identified as an Event Coordinator, your rights and terms may be transferred to a licensee or an assignee, but at the discretion of Diddychat.

4. Certain Restrictions.

You shall not directly or indirectly copy or reproduce all or any part of the Application or the Website, whether electronically, mechanically or otherwise, in any form including, but not limited to, the copying of presentation, style or organization. You shall use the Application solely for its intended purposes and shall not use the Application for the benefit of any third party except as specifically contemplated under this Agreement.

Any User found in violation of any applicable law, statute, ordinance or regulation may be banned by Diddychat and banned from using the Eventchat App. Any use by a User of the Eventchat App in a manner that infringes the intellectual property rights of others may be banned in the sole discretion of Diddychat. Any use by a User that is defamatory, obscene or trade libelous shall be banned. Any User that is found to be introducing any virus, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancel bots or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information may be banned. Any User found to be providing Data that is false, misleading or inaccurate may be banned. Any User that is bullying may be banned. Any User found in violation of the any acceptable use policy or other policy posted at the Website or within the Application from time to time may be banned. Any of these violations of Terms of Use may result in being temporarily or permanently barred from any Diddychat App or the Eventchat App and Diddychat reserves the right to seek all legal remedies.

You shall not violate or attempt to violate the security of the Application. If You attempt to do so, You may be banned. You shall not reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive source code or other trade secrets from the Application, including, without limitation, any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Diddychat API or Eventchat Apps. If You do so, You may be banned. In addition, You will not export, re-export or permit any third party to export or re-export, directly or indirectly, the Application where such export or re-export is prohibited by applicable law without appropriate licenses and clearances. You shall defend and indemnify Eventchat at Your sole cost and expense, from and against any claims, damages, liabilities and/or expenses arising out of Your breach of any of Your obligations or representations set forth in this Section 4.

Specific Rules on Posting Comments, Chats or Media:

  1. Materials you post to the App may not contain: (1) URLs or links to web sites that compete with the App; (2) copyrighted material (unless you own the copyright or have the owner's permission to post the copyrighted material); (3) trade secrets (unless you own them or have the owner's permission to post them); (4) material that infringes on or misappropriates any other intellectual property rights, or violates the privacy or publicity rights of others; (5) anything that is violently explicit, obscene, libelous, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, bullying or hateful; or (6) anything that is bullying, embarrassing or offensive to another person, group or entity, including but not limited to posts that relate to revenge or getting back at somebody by posting embarrassing content.
  2. You may not use your Account or Media to: (1) impersonate another person, living or dead; (2) post false, inaccurate or misleading information; or (3) post chain letters or pyramid schemes.
  3. Materials that encourage Eventchat users to "email for more details" are not permitted, unless you are a Eventchat approved Event Coordinator. Materials from any unauthorized third party charging a fee are not permitted.
  4. We are under no obligation to monitor the materials posted on the App by users, but we may monitor materials at random. Any materials we find in our discretion to violate these Terms of Use may be removed at the sole discretion of Diddychat. If we are notified by a user that any user materials on the App violate these rules, we may investigate and determine in good faith whether we agree with such allegation, in which case we may remove or request the removal of an app user or the offending media / materials. We are not required to make any such investigation or to remove any user materials, and we will not be liable to any user for taking or not taking such actions.

5. Registration and Responsibilities

To post certain material to the App, such as comments, chats, videos, photographs, and your professional profile in the directory, you will be required to register or to use Facebook, Twitter or Google to import your profile. We will request information from you, including your name and email, for Registration. You must provide us with true and accurate registration information. We may assign a user name to you. You should not share your account, user name or password with anyone else. You will be responsible for the actions of anyone who obtains your user name and/or password and uses them to access Diddychat or Eventchat App. You should notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your user name and password. If at any time during the term of this agreement we come to the understanding that you: (1) misled us as to your business practices and/or services, or (2) purchased services that do not describe your precise business, we reserve the right to terminate your account in our sole discretion. We may terminate your account and/or your access to the App at any time if we deem in our sole discretion such to be necessary or appropriate.

You shall be legally responsible for: (i) all Posted Information to the Eventchat App and any Media you input into the Eventchat App and to other Integrated Applications where you have accounts, such as Facebook, Twitter, Text Messages, Email or any other third party Applications; (ii) ensuring that all Posted Information is appropriate in tone and is accurate; (iii) complying with all applicable laws, rules and regulations at all times; and (iv) maintaining all passwords and access codes to the Application, and refraining from sharing or otherwise permitting third parties to use any such passwords and/or access codes to access the Application.

Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the App, including, without limitation: (1) accessing data not intended for such user or logging into a server or account which the user is not authorized to access; (2) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (3) attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the App, overloading, "flooding", "mailbombing" or "crashing"; (4) sending unsolicited e-mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services; (5) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting. Violation of these Security Rules may result in civil or criminal liability. We will investigate occurrences, which may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations.

6. Eventchat Rights.

Diddychat and the Eventchat App shall be entitled, at its sole discretion, to suspend, restrict and/or terminate, without notice of any kind, Your access to the Eventchat App or any other Diddychat App, including all of Your Eventchat account information, media and materials for any reason. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Eventchat shall not be required to review or monitor any Posted Information entered into the Application or otherwise submitted by You, and You shall be solely responsible for the veracity and accuracy of all such data, content and information. If You are suspended, restricted, and/or terminated with or without notice, You may lose access to all of your information, data, media and/or materials created in the Eventchat App. Eventchat reserves the right to provide you the opportunity to appeal your suspension, restriction or termination.

7. Indemnification

By accepting these Terms and using the Eventchat App and/or Website, you agree that you shall defend, indemnify and hold Diddychat, Eventchat, its Events, Event Coordinators, Brands, Brand Owners, its sponsors, its affiliates, its licensors, and each of their officers, directors, other users, employees, attorneys 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: (a) your violation or breach of any term of these User Terms or any applicable law or regulation, whether or not referenced herein; (b) your violation of any rights of any third party, including any information shared via the App or Website, or (c) your use or misuse of the App or website.

8. Fees.

Eventchat does not currently charge its users to access and use the Application, however Eventchat may, at any point and in its sole discretion, begin charging fees for premium services or premium use of various portions of the Eventchat App and/or for different levels of subscription or account, such as premium services for Event Coordinators, email reminders, live broadcasting, and other features.

9. Term and Termination.

This Agreement shall continue in full force until the earlier to occur of (i) either party providing any type of written or electronic notice of termination to the other party (at which point You shall no longer be entitled to access or use the App), or (ii) Eventchat electing to terminate Your access to the App or Website with or without notice (the "Term"). For purposes of clarity, You are entitled to terminate your Eventchat account at any time. Upon termination of this Agreement for any reason, You shall no longer be entitled to access or use the Application or any other public or non-public module of the App or website. In addition to the foregoing, in the event that Diddychat or Eventchat determines, in its sole and absolute discretion, that You have breached this Agreement, threatened to breach this Agreement, committed any fraud or deception, breached any Eventchat policy in effect from time to time or otherwise failed to perform to the standards required of Eventchat, Eventchat shall be entitled, at its discretion and in addition to any other remedies it may have hereunder and/or at law, to terminate, cancel or suspend Your access to the Application, in each of the foregoing cases at any time and for any period of time. Eventchat shall not be responsible for the return of any data, media, materials, posted data (photos or videos) or information of any kind to You upon any termination of this Agreement or suspension of Your access to the Application, including without limitation any information input into the Application by You. Sections 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 and 15 of this Agreement shall survive any termination of this Agreement.

10. Intellectual Property.

All trademarks, patents, copyrights and other intellectual property rights owned by either party on the date hereof shall continue to be owned solely by such party, and except as set forth herein, nothing in this Agreement shall be deemed to confer any rights to any such intellectual property on the other party. For purposes of clarity: (i) as between You and Eventchat, You shall be deemed to be the sole owner of all Posted Information entered into the Application or otherwise posted by You in the Eventchat App; and (ii) Diddychat, LLC and Eventchat is the sole owner of the name "Eventchat" as well as the App, Website, the Application, and all source code, object code, software, content, copyrights, trademarks, patents and other intellectual property related thereto or included therein. Any media, photos, videos, comments, chat strings or any other type of data provided by you while using the App are provided to Diddychat via a non-exclusive in perpetuity license from you as the User. All suggestions, recommendations, bug-fixes, error-fixes or other communications from You to Diddychat regarding the App or the website shall, upon submission through Eventchat to Diddychat, be owned solely and exclusively by Diddychat. In addition, Diddychat and Eventchat shall be entitled to post feedback in the App or at the Website (and/or allows others to do so), both positive and negative, regarding any user. You acknowledge and agree that the applicable supplier(s) of any third party software included within the App shall own all worldwide rights, title and interest in and to such third party software (and any intellectual property rights therein), subject to such suppliers' license, if any, of such third party software to Diddychat or Eventchat.

(b) Use of Posted Information.

In exchange for Your use of the App and website, You hereby grant to Diddychat and Eventchat an unlimited, perpetual, irrevocable, fully-paid, royalty free, transferable, assignable, sub-licensable, worldwide license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, commercially exploit, repurpose, perform and display, aggregate, any and all Posted Information You submit to the App or website using the Eventchat App or post through any related App or the Diddychat or Eventchat website, alone or as part of other works in any form, media or technology whether now known or hereafter developed, and to sublicense such rights through multiple tiers of sublicensees, in connection with Diddychat or Eventchat performing the services described herein. Finally, You irrevocably waive, and cause to be waived, against Diddychat and Eventchat and its users any claims and assertions of moral rights or attribution with respect to Your Posted Information. Diddychat and Eventchat shall be entitled to display advertising and/or any other content at locations of its choosing within the App or website, including without limitation adjacent to Your Posted Information.

11. Confidentiality; Non-Solicitation

You agree to treat as confidential all confidential information of Eventchat, not to use such confidential information for any purpose other than to the limited extent necessary to use the App and website and not to disclose such confidential information to any third party except as may be reasonably required pursuant to this Agreement and subject to confidentiality obligations at least as protective as those set forth herein. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, You shall use at least the same degree of care which You use to prevent the disclosure of Your own confidential information of like importance to prevent the disclosure of confidential information disclosed by Diddychat or Eventchat, provided however, that in no event shall such degree of care be less than reasonable in light of general industry practice. In addition, during the Term and for a period of one year thereafter, You shall refrain from directly or indirectly soliciting, enticing, persuading or inducing any individual who is then, or has been within the 1-year period prior to the applicable date, an employee of Diddychat, LLC to terminate employment with Diddychat or to become employed by or enter into contractual relations with any other individual or entity.

12. Disclaimers.

(a) No Warranties: Except as explicitly set forth herein, neither Diddychat nor Eventchat, or its affiliates or any of any such party's equity holders, directors, officers, employees, agents, suppliers, licensors nor the like, makes any warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, without limitation, (a) warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, (b) that the website or the App will be error-free, (c) as to a minimum level of uptime for the App or the website, or (d) as to the results that may be obtained by You by entering into this Agreement and/or using the App. You agree and acknowledge that the App and website are licensed and/or provided hereunder on an "as is" basis. In addition, You hereby agree and acknowledge that: (i) neither Diddychat nor Eventchat shall not be responsible for any actions taken by any other party using the App or reviewing any of Your Posted Information; (ii) Eventchat does not recommend or endorse any third parties hereunder, and makes no representations or warranties whatsoever regarding any such third party; (iii) Eventchat is not a party to any transaction between you and any Events, Brands, Brand Owners, sponsors, retailers or business with which Eventchat has a business relationship, and as such, any disputes regarding purchases, returns and/or any other aspect of any transaction or other commercial dealings is solely between You and such third party; (iv) Eventchat is not responsible for any other party's compliance with applicable laws, rules or regulations; (v) Eventchat shall not, under any set of circumstances, be responsible or liable for any content, text, photographs and/or other Posted Information, including any Posted Information which may violate applicable law and/or a third party's intellectual property rights; and (vi) the App and/or Website may not function properly or as intended at times.
(b) Unavailability of App or website: You are responsible, at your sole cost and expense, for providing all equipment necessary to access the Internet, the website and/or the App. While it is Eventchat's objective to make the App and website accessible at all times, the App and website may be unavailable from time to time for any reason including, without limitation, routine maintenance. In addition, various portions of the website or App may operate slowly from time to time. You understand and acknowledge that due to circumstances both within and outside of the control of Diddychat and Eventchat, access to the website and/or the App may be interrupted, suspended or terminated from time to time. In particular, and not in limitation of the foregoing, Eventchat shall not be liable in any way for any delay in responding to an inquiry or question forwarded by You or the effects any delay or unavailability may have on You. YOU AGREE THAT NEITHER DIDDYCHAT NOR EVENTCHAT SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES ARISING FROM ANY SUCH INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION OR TERMINATION OF THE WEBSITE AND/OR APP AND THAT YOU SHALL PUT IN PLACE CONTINGENCY PLANS TO ACCOUNT FOR SUCH PERIODIC INTERRUPTIONS OR SUSPENSIONS OF THE WEBSITE AND/OR APP.

13. Limitation on Liability.


14. Force Majeure.

Neither Diddychat nor Eventchat shall not be liable to You for failure or delay in performing any obligations hereunder if such failure or delay is due to circumstances beyond its reasonable control.

15. General Terms.

The following terms and conditions govern general use of the Website:  You agree to abide by all restrictions displayed on the website and/or within the EventChat App, as and when they are updated from time to time, including, without limitation, the rules in this Section 13. Eventchat reserves the right to remove any content You post to the Website or within the Application, block the sending of any inquiry or other content Eventchat deems inappropriate in its sole discretion, and may terminate all access to the Website and/or App at any time in its sole discretion for any or no reason.

Permitted Uses. You may use the App and website only in good faith for the purposes described herein. You may download and print out portions of the content from the App or website for non-commercial purposes provided that You follow the rules in this Agreement. You may not use the website or App, or any business listings, contract information or other content, to promote another business or commercial venture.

Distribution. Except as expressly permitted under other provisions of this Agreement, You may not modify, reproduce, duplicate, copy, photocopy, print, republish, display, translate, transmit, distribute, sell, resell, rent, lease, loan, exploit, reduce to any electronic medium or machine-readable form, or otherwise make available in any form or by any means all or any portion of the App or website, the content or any information or materials retrieved from either of them, including, without limitation, graphics and logos, in whole or in part, for any purpose.

Derivative Works. You may not create compilations or derivative works of the website or the App, the website or App content or any other materials from the website or App.

Proprietary Notices. You may not remove, change or obscure and You must retain on all copies of the content You download any copyright notice or other proprietary notice, Privacy Policy, legal disclosures or terms of use contained in the content or on the Website. You may not use the website and/or App or any communications service, chat room, message board, blog, forum, newsgroup, or other interactive service that may be available to You on or through the Website or App to transmit, upload, post, distribute or facilitate distribution of, or otherwise make available any information or content, including text, communications, software, images, sounds, data or other information that is false; that contains explicit or graphic descriptions or accounts of sexual acts, including, without limitation, sexual language of a violent or threatening nature directed at another individual or group of individuals or that includes any inside information and/or proprietary or confidential information learned or disclosed under nondisclosure agreements, that infringes upon the intellectual property rights of any third party; or that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs that are designed or intended to disrupt, damage, or limit the functions of any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment or to damage or obtain unauthorized access to any data or other information of any other party.

Others' Personal Information. You may not knowingly solicit or collect personal information from a child 12 years old or younger without appropriate prior verifiable parental consent.

Harm to Minors. You may not take any action on the Website or within the Application or use the Website and/or Application content to harm minors in any way. Any such action will result in immediate termination of your account and being reported to local authorities.

Solicitation. You may not use the Website or App in a manner that violates any state or federal law regulating commercial e-mail, facsimile transmissions or telephone solicitations.

Third Party Content: The Website, the Application and the Website and Application content may contain and/or provide access to content provided by third parties, including, without limitation, information, dialogue, opinions, stories, advice, statistical data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, and other materials, whether publicly or privately posted to or e-mailed or otherwise transmitted through the Website or Application ("Third Party Content") that may include content You find to be offensive, indecent or objectionable. The third party from whom or which any such Third Party Content originates is solely responsible for it and Eventchat assumes no responsibility to verify, has no control or influence over, makes no representations regarding, and does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of any Third Party Content. Accordingly, Eventchat has no liability of any kind to You or any other person relating to any Third Party Content, including, without limitation, mistake, misstatement of law, omission, falsehood, defamation, obscenity, pornography, profanity, opinion, representation and any other content contained in the Third Party Content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Third Party Content. Statements of opinion and commentary in Third Party Content are those of the third party and, unless Eventchat expressly states in writing to the contrary, Eventchat neither endorses nor adopts as its belief any such statements. Eventchat may provide information in articles Eventchat posts or links to through the Website only for educational and general informational purposes and not as professional advice. Eventchat has made no attempt to verify any information contained in any such articles. As a convenience to You and other Website visitors, the Website may work with community managers who are experts, may contain links to websites that are owned and operated by third parties that are not affiliated with Diddychat or Eventchat. When You use these links, You will leave the Website and Eventchat will have no ability to protect Your interests. You visit linked websites at Your own risk and it is Your responsibility to take any protective measures to guard against viruses and other destructive elements. Neither Diddychat nor Eventchat is responsible for any action you take with any third party, and unless it expressly states otherwise in writing, it makes no warranty or representation regarding such third party and it does not endorse any linked website or any service, product or information provided on or through the linked website.

16. Copyright Infringement.

Both Diddychat and Eventchat respect the intellectual property of others, and asks You and all users to do the same. Material available on or through other websites may be protected by copyright and the intellectual property laws of the United States and/or other countries, and the terms of use of those websites, and not this Agreement, govern Your use of that material. It is Eventchat's policy, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, to disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who may infringe or repeatedly infringe the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of Eventchat and/or other third party. If You believe that Your intellectual property or work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please provide Eventchat's Agent for Notice with the following information in English (Your "Notice"):

In some circumstances, in order to notify the individual or entity who or which provided the allegedly infringing content to which Eventchat has disabled access, Eventchat may forward a copy of a valid Notice including name and email address to such individual or entity. Diddychat’s and Eventchat's Agent for Notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be reached as follows:

Diddychat, LLC.
604 Arizona Avenue

Santa Monica, CA 90401
(310) 428 – 9218

Email:  info@Diddychat.com

15. Miscellaneous.

Each party shall pay its own costs and expenses in connection with this Agreement and its activities hereunder. The rights and obligations of the parties under this Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of California, without reference to conflict of law principles, and all disputes arising hereunder or in connection with this Agreement, the Website and/or the Application shall be resolved in the appropriate Federal or state court located solely and exclusively in Los Angeles County, CA. You hereby consent to exclusive jurisdiction in Los Angeles County, California, and agree not to raise any defense of forum non conviens or any similar defense. The relationship between the parties under this Agreement is that of independent contractors and neither shall be, nor represent itself to be, the joint venture, franchisor, franchisee, partner, agent or representative of the other party for any purpose whatsoever. This Agreement shall inure to the benefit of and be binding upon the parties hereto and their respective successors and assigns, but shall not be assignable by You without Diddychat’s or Eventchat's prior written consent. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable or invalid for any reason, or if any governmental agency rules that any portion of this Agreement is illegal or contrary to public policy, the remaining provisions, to the extent feasible, will continue in full force and effect with such unenforceable or invalid provision to be changed and interpreted to best accomplish its original intent and objectives.

You shall send notices to us by mail or by email to our contact information listed directly hereabove and addressed to the attention of LEGAL. Notices to you will be sent by mail or by email to the addresses you provide when registering. Notices shall be deemed given on the day actually received by recipient, if received as provided in this paragraph before 5pm on a business day in the recipient's location. Notices received after 5pm or on a non-business day shall be deemed received on the next business day.