This Agreement was last modified on 1s January 2018.
By using our Website or our Services you accept this terms and conditions otherwise don't use the website.
"Account" means the account associated with your email address.
"Employer" means a User that purchases Freelancer Services or items from Freelancers or identifies a Freelancer through the Website. A User may be both a Employer and a Freelancer under this agreement.
"Dispute Mediation Process" means the process to be followed by Employers and Freelancers in accordance with the Dispute Mediation Services.
"Lancli", "we", "our", the company, lancli company or "us" means Lancli.com
Lancli Verified Users have been satisfactorily verified under the Know your Customer and Identity Verification program / policy.
"Inactive Account" means a User Account that has not been logged into for a 4 month period, or other period determined by us from time to time.
"Intellectual Property Rights" means any and all intellectual property rights, existing worldwide and subject matter of such rights, including: patents, copyright, rights in circuit layouts, registered designs, registered and unregistered trademarks, and any right to have confidential information according to any laws, at common law or in equity.
"Milestone Payment" means a payment made by the Employer for the Freelancer Services under a User Contract and which will be released in accordance with the section "Milestone Payments" of these terms and conditions.
"Project" means a job offered or awarded by an Employer to the freelancer as a result of a bidding system or competition hosted via the Website.
"Freelancer" means a User that offers and provides services or identifies as a Freelancer through the Website. A User may be both Employer and a Freelancer under this agreement.
Freelancer Services" means all services provided by a Freelancer.
"Lancli.com Services" means all services provided by us to you.
"User", "you" or "your" means an individual who visits or uses the Website.
"User Contract" means: (1) This Terms & Conditions; (2) Any other contractual provisions accepted by both the Freelancer and Employer uploaded to the Website (3) Project terms as awarded and accepted on the Website (4) Any other material incorporated by reference from time to time.
"Website" means the Websites operated by Lancli.com and available at: Lancli.com and any of its regional or other domains or properties, and any related Lancli service, tool or application, specifically including mobile web, any iOS App and any Android App.
We may amend this User Agreement and any linked information from time to time by posting amended terms on the Website, without notice to you.
The Website is an online venue where Users buy and sell Freelancer Services and items. Employers and Freelancers must register for an Account in order to buy or sell Freelancer Services and/or items. The Website enables Users to work together online to complete and pay for Projects, buy and sell items and to use the services that we provide. We only facilitate connections between both parties.
We may, from time to time, and without notice, change or add to the Website or the information, products or services described in it. However, we do not undertake to keep the Website updated. We are not liable to you or anyone else if any error occurs in the information on the Website or if that information is not current.
We may, at our absolute discretion, refuse to register any person or entity as a User.
You cannot transfer or assign any rights or obligations you have under this agreement without prior written consent.
Users may provide a business name or a company name, which is associated with the User's Account. Users acknowledge and agree that where a business name or company name is associated with their Account, this User Agreement is a contract with the User as an individual (not the business or company) and Users remain solely responsible for all activity undertaken in respect of their Account.
While using the Website, you will not attempt to or otherwise do any of the following:
Post content or items in inappropriate categories or areas on our Websites and services;
Infringe any laws, third party rights or our policies
Don't pay for services delivered to you;
Fail to deliver Freelancer Services purchased from you;
Manipulate our fee structure, the billing process, or fees owed to Lancli.com
Post false, inaccurate, misleading, deceptive, defamatory or offensive content (including personal information);
Take any action that may undermine the feedback or reputation systems
Sell / buy or transfer your Lancli account (including feedback) and Username to another party without our consent;
Distribute or post spam, unsolicited, or bulk electronic communications, chain letters, or pyramid schemes;;
Distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm Lancli or property of Lancli users (including their Intellectual Property Rights, privacy and publicity rights) or is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy, obscene, profane which may incite hatred of, any person;
Copy, modify or distribute rights or content from the Website copyrights or trademarks;
Collect information about Users, including email addresses, without their consent.
We charge fees for services like fees for Projects, listing upgrades, memberships, etc. Fees will be charged based on our schedule of Fees and Charges, which we may change from time to time and will update by placing on our Website. We may temporarily change fees for our services for promotional events (e.g. discounts on memberships)
All fees are quoted in United States Dollars.
You acknowledge that you must comply with your obligations under income tax provisions in your jurisdiction.
You are responsible for paying any taxes, including any goods and services or value added taxes, which may be applicable depending on the jurisdiction of the services provided.
Depending on your residence location, you may be subject to certain ad valorem or other taxes. These taxes will be added to fees billed to you.
You acknowledge that we may use the public description of your Projects and the content of your profile information on the Website for marketing and other related purposes.
We may display your company or business name, logo, images or other media as part of the Lancli Services and/or other marketing materials relating to the Website, except where you have explicitly requested that we do not do this and we have agreed to such a request in writing.
When you give us content, you grant us a worldwide, perpetual, Final, royalty-free, sub licensable (through multiple tiers) right to exercise any and all copyright, trademark, publicity, and database rights in any media known now or in the future.
You acknowledge and agree that: (1) We have the right to take any action seems appropriate by us with respect to your User content, we act only as a forum for the online distribution and publication of User content; (2) we have no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any content. (3) all content submitted to the Website is subject to our approval. We may reject, approve or modify your User content at our sole discretion.
You guarantee that your content:
will not infringe or misappropriate any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, or other intellectual property, publicity or privacy right
will not violate any law or regulation;
will not be obscene or contain child pornography;
will not contain the development, design, manufacture or production of missiles, or nuclear, chemical or biological weapons
will not contain material linked to terrorist activities
Information on the Website may contain general information about legal, financial, health and other matters. The information is not advice, and should not be treated as such. You should consult your professional adviser.
We provide unmonitored access to third party content, including User feedback and articles with original content and opinions. We only act as a portal and have no liability related to third party content on the Website.
Use of third party content, links to third party content and/or websites is at your risk. We do not control the websites to which we link from the Website.
Using the Website to delete, hide does not imply permanent deletion of content or information. Information may be retained for a period of time to fulfil record keeping, regulatory, compliance, statistical, law enforcement.
You acknowledge that you transfer copyright of any feedback, reputation or reviews you leave on the website. You acknowledge that such feedback, reputation and reviews belong solely to us.
You may not do (or omit to do) anything that may undermine the integrity of the Lancli.com feedback system. We will terminate your Account at any time in our sole absolute discretion, if we are concerned by any feedback about you, or your feedback rating, when we believe our feedback system may be breached.
Our feedback ratings belong to us and only used for provision of freelancer Services via the Website. You may not use your freelancer or employer feedback in any real or virtual venue without our written permission.
We may display advertisements or promotions on the Website. You acknowledge and agree that we shall not be responsible for any loss or damage of any kind due to such advertisements or promotions. Furthermore, you acknowledge and agree that content of any advertisements or promotions may be protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other intellectual property or proprietary rights and laws. You agree not to modify, sell, distribute, and create derivative works based on such advertisement/promotions.
You must not advertise an external website, product or service on the Website. Any website address posted on the Website, including in a listing, bid, listing description, clarification board or the message board, must relate to a Project, Contest, item listed, user on the Website.
Communication with other users on the Website must be conducted only through Lancli.com text chat system, Project message board and other communication channels provided on the Website.
You must only communicate with Users via the Website. You must not communicate with other Users through Email, telephone, Skype, ICQ, AIM, MSN Messenger, WeChat, SnapChat, GTalk, GChat, Yahoo, etc.
You must not share your (Email, Skype ID, etc.) or any other contact information on the Website, to another user.
Lancli.com may use information such as your name, location, display or username, and or your image, in relation to the provision messaging services on the Website or in the mobile apps.
We may read all correspondence posted to the Website and download or access, and test (if necessary), all uploaded files, programs and websites related to your use of the Website for the purpose of investigating fraud, regulatory compliance, risk management and other related purposes.
You authorize us, directly or through third parties, to make any inquiries necessary to validate your identity. You must, at our request: (1) provide further information to us that will allow us to reasonably identify you (such as your passport, driver license or photo identification); (2) take steps to confirm ownership of your email address or financial instruments; (3) verify your information against third party databases or through other sources.
We have the right to close, suspend, or limit access to your Account in the event we are unable to obtain the information we request under this section.
If you are not Lancli.com verified member you may not be able to withdraw funds from your Lancli.com account, and other restrictions may apply.
You are solely responsible for ensuring that you comply with your obligations to other Users. If you do not, you may become liable to that User. You must ensure that you are aware of any domestic laws, international laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations relevant to you as an Employer or Freelancer.
If another User breaches any obligation to you, you are solely responsible for enforcing any rights that you may have. For the avoidance of doubt, we have no responsibility for enforcing any rights under a User Contract.
You acknowledges and agrees that the relationship between Employer and Freelancer is that of an independent contractor. Nothing in this User Agreement creates a partnership, joint venture, agency or employment relationship between Users or between lancli.com any user.
Nothing in this User Agreement is intended to override a right that by applicable law may not be excluded or to violate any laws relating to unfair contracts.
Funds in your Account are held by us in our operating accounts held with financial institutions. Funds in your Account are not held separately by us, and may be mixed with our general operating funds, and/or funds of other User's Accounts.
You are not eligible for any interest, or other earnings for funds that are in your Account.
We may receive interest on funds held by us in our operating accounts from financial institutions with whom we hold our operating accounts. Any such interest earned belongs to us and we will not be liable to any User for any imputed interest on such funds.
We reserve the right to collect any funds owed to us by any other legal means.
You acknowledge and agree that:
we are not a bank or other licensed financial institution and do not provide banking services or any financial services to you;
the funds shown in your Account represents our unsecured obligations to you to make payment in relation to the purchase and sale of Freelancer Services through the Website
we are not acting as a trustee or fiduciary with respect to such funds or payments;
the amount of funds showing in your Account is not insured and is not a guaranteed deposit;
Funds may only loaded into your Account, or released from your Account, by us and you must only use the mechanisms available on the Website to pay for, or receive funds.
any refunds required to be processed in your favor will be returned only to the source of the original deposit, and cannot be redirected to any other payment source;
we will hold funds in respect of the amount of your Account in an account held by us with a financial institution (or in any manner in our sole discretion from time to time) and such funds are not segregated into a separate account;
We may mix your funds with funds of other Users and our own funds and such mix funds could be used to pay other Users or for our general corporate purposes.
If your Account has negative funds, we may:
deduct amounts you owe us from money you subsequently add or receive into your Account
Immediately suspend or limit your Account until such time as your Account no longer has a negative amount.
We reserve the right to suspend a User withdrawal request if the source of the funds is suspected to be fraudulent.
If we become aware that any funds received into an Account from another Account as a result of a fraudulent transaction, this will be reversed immediately. If those funds have already been released to you, you must pay the funds into your Account. If you do not do so, we may suspend, limit or cancel your account, or take action against you to recover those funds.
We may, place a limit on any or all of the funds in your Account if:
we believe there may be level of risk associated with you, your Account, transactions chargeback or reversal.
we believe that the beneficiary of the payment is someone other than you;
we believe that the payment is being made to a country where we do not offer our Service;
we are required to do so by law or applicable law enforcement agencies.
If you are involved in a dispute, we may place a temporary limit on the funds in your Account to cover the amount of any potential liability. If the dispute is resolved in your favour, we will lift the limit on your funds. If the dispute is not resolved in your favour, we may remove the funds from your Account. We may also place a limit on your account in circumstances where we suspect fraudulent activities
You may ask for a refund at any time for any funds that you have paid into your Account except if the amount to refund relates to a Milestone Payment or relates to fees or charges payable to us.
If we agree to the refund, the funds will be received by the User via the same payment method(s) that the User used to make the original payment to us.
We may refund funds to Users if: (1) we are required by law to do so; (2) we determine that refunding funds to the User will avoid any dispute or credit card chargeback; (3) we find out that the original payment made by the User is fraudulent;
You can request a refund by emailing us at support@Lancli.com. Once you have made a milestone payment, you expressly agree to be bound by Dispute Mediation process rules & agree not to initiate any chargeback request with your card issuer.
If you initiate any chargeback request or similar process, you expressly agree us to share all information in relation to your agreement of these terms and conditions, in order to defeat any such chargeback request.
If you have already initiated a chargeback request with your credit card issuer, you must not request a refund of funds by contacting us and must not seek double recovery.
If you made an excessive number of requests of chargebacks, we will suspend, limit or close your Account.
Your first withdrawal of funds earned may be delayed for up to fifteen days for security and fraud purposes.
Subsequent withdrawals may also be delayed for up to twelve days to ensure fraud protection.
The maximum you can withdraw per month is ($5000) unless otherwise specifically agreed with support.
We may require you to be Lancli.com Verified member before you can withdraw funds from your Lancli account.
You acknowledge and agree that we will be authorized to recover any chargebacks and reversals that may be imposed on us by a payment product issuer or third parties (such as payment processors) on funds paid to you by employer through the Website, as well as any processing or any other fees whatsoever incurred by us on those chargebacks and reversals.
You agree that we may reverse any such payments made to you, which are subject to chargeback or reversal instruction via your payment product issuer or third parties (such as payment processors).
User Accounts that have not been logged into for six months will incur a maintenance fee up to $10.00 USD per month, until either the account is closed or reactivated, for storage, bandwidth, support and management costs of providing hosting of the User's profile, portfolio storage, listing in directories, promotion of your profile on the Website and other storage costs.
We reserve the right to close an Inactive Account.
We reserve the right to close an account with nil or negative funds.
We may close, suspend or limit your access to your Account without reason. Without limiting the foregoing, we may close, suspend or limit your access to your Account:
if we determine that you have breached, or are acting in breach of, this User Agreement;
if you under-bid on any Project in an attempt to renegotiate the actual price privately, to attempt to avoid fees;
if we determine that you have engaged, or are engaging, in fraudulent, or illegal activities;
you do not respond to account verification requests;
to manage any risk of loss to us, a User, or any other person
For any other reasons.
If we close your Account due to your breach of this User Agreement, you may also become liable for certain fees as described in this User Agreement.
If you breached this User Agreement, you must pay us all fees owed to us and reimburse us for all losses and costs and legal fees related to investigating such breach and collecting such fees. We may take legal action against you to recover losses if you refuse to cooperate.
If we close your Account, you will have no claim against us for suspension or termination of your Account or refunds of money in your account.
We provide a service on this Website which allows controlled payments to be made with respect to a service, called Milestone Payments.
Employer can make a Milestone Payment, which will be locked from the Employer Account and cannot be claimed by the Freelancer until:
the Employer and Freelancer agree that the funds can be claimed by the Freelancer;
if there is a dispute, the Employer and Freelancer have concluded the Dispute Mediation Process and the Dispute is resolved in the Freelancer's favour;
the Employer instructs us to pay a Freelancer for Project performed by the Freelancer
If an Employer does not approve of the Freelancer's work product, the parties may elect to resolve the issue under the Dispute Mediation Process.
If we have not received any instructions or dispute from an Employer or Freelancer in respect of a Milestone Payment within six months after the day that the Milestone Payment was created and the Employer has not logged within six months, the Milestone Payment will be unlocked and released back to the Employer.
Lancli offers Milestone Dispute Mediation Services to Users who have use the Milestone Payment feature. You agree and acknowledge that Lancli.com is not providing legal services. Donâ€™t will not rely on Lancli.com for any such counsel.
If a dispute between an Employer and a Freelancer regarding Milestone Payments, either Employer or Freelancer may elect to use the Milestone Dispute Mediation Services. The Employer and Freelancer will then be notified that the matter will be addressed through Milestone Dispute Mediation Services.
You agree to compensate Lancli.com of any harmless against any damages or liability you may suffer as a result of using the Milestone Payments and/or Milestone Dispute Mediation Services.
Lancli will respond to disputes initiated by a Freelancer or Employer in accordance with the Milestone Dispute Mediation Services as set out in Milestone Disputes Policy.
You will indemnify us (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries and employees) against any claim or demand, including legal fees and costs, made against us by any third party due to breach of this Agreement, or your infringement of any law or the rights of a third party in the course of using the Website and Lancli.com Services.
In addition, we can apply any funds in your Account against any liabilities you owe to us or loss suffered by us as a result of your non-performance or breach of this User Agreement.
The Website is a dynamic time-sensitive Website. As such, information on the Website will change frequently. Some information could be considered harmful, inaccurate or misleading or mislabeled or deceptively labelled accidentally by us or accidentally or on purpose by a third party.
Our Services, the Website and all content on it are provided without warranties of any kind.
In no event we, our affiliates or staff be liable, whether in contract, warranty, or any other form of liability, for:
any indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages that may be incurred by you;
any loss of income, business or profits (whether direct or indirect) that may be incurred by you;
any claim, damage, or loss which may be incurred by you as a result of any of your transactions involving the Website.
It is important to read and understand all our policies as they provide the rules for trading on the Lancli.com Website. It's your responsibility to check our Help pages and policies to make sure you comply. Our policies, including all policies referenced in them, are part of this Agreement and provide additional terms and conditions related to specific services offered on our Websites:
Each of these policies may be changed from time to time. Changes take effect when we post them on the Lancli.com Website.
If you wish to report breaches of this User Agreement, please email us at support@Lancli.com