Terms of service Starting: 02 March 2014

Welcome to Comet

These terms of use (the "Terms") of Comet describe the conditions under which Comet ("Comet", "we") offers access to its service, on its website located at www.cometapp.io ("the Site "), all sub-domains or related fields and its mobile applications for iOS and Android. These conditions apply when you access, visit or use this service.

About Comet


The service allows users to download, store and share photos and videos. The service is for users aged at least 13 years, and you warrant that you are aged at least 13 years. If you are aged at least 13, you can not access, visit or use the service.

Acceptance of Terms

You accept these conditions and agree to be bound by these conditions when you access, visit or use the Service or create an account in any Comet apps. Please, read these conditions because they govern your access and your use of the Service. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS, YOU can not access or use the service.

Notice concerning the settlement of disputes: These conditions contain provisions which govern how the claims that you have between Comet and you are resolved (see articles below). They also contain an arbitration agreement (see article below), which, with the limited exception, requires you to submit claims you have against us for a final and binding arbitration, unless you exclude the convention of arbitration. (A) You will be allowed to pursue claims against Comet on an individual basis only, and not as part of a "class action" (group share) or a representative body and (B) you will be allowed to ask compensation (including monetary, injunctive relief, and declaratory relief) on an individual basis.


We may change these Terms. We will post any material changes to these Conditions of the service with a notice of the changes at least seven days before the effective date of the changes. If you have provided your email address, we may also inform you of important changes to these conditions by sending an email at least 7 days before the effective date of the amendment to the email address you have provided.

If you do not accept the new conditions, you can terminate your account within the period of 30 days applies and you will not be bound by the new terms. Otherwise, the new conditions will come into effect after 30 days. For the purposes of this provision, a "writing" does not include an electronic message and a signature does not include an electronic signature.

Accounts and sign in Comet

You can visit and browse the service without creating an account Comet but you will not be able to access certain features of the Service, unless you create a Comet account. If you create an account Comet, you agree to: (i) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as requested in the registration form for the Service (the "Registration Data"); (ii) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete; and (iii) not to use the name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person or in a manner that causes confusion if not as to the origin of your account. If you provide false, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or that imitates another person, or if Comet has reasonable grounds to suspect that the information you provide is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or assumes the identity another person, Comet may suspend or terminate your account and refuse to allow you to use the service at any time.

Comet - password

Comet requires that you create a password associated with your user account. You are responsible for safeguarding the password and for any activities or actions taken by anyone using the Service under your password. Comet encourage you to use a strong password.

Comet - Privacy Policy

Comet's privacy policy is part and is governed by these Terms and you agree to accept them.

Service property

Except for User Content (as described below in section 'user content'), you agree that Comet and its licensors or partners own all rights, title and interest in the service and all the documents provided by we in the Service, including, without limitation, software, images, text, graphics, illustrations, logos, patents, trademarks, service marks, copyrights or photographs (the "Content Comet") and all intellectual property rights relating to the content of Comet. You can not (and you may not authorize any third party to) copy, modify, create a derivative work of, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to discover the source code of the program's functions. The Comet name, logo and symbols and names are the trademarks and service marks Comet. You agree not to display or use any Comet marks without the prior written consent of Comet.

User Content

A. Responsibility for the user's content

Comet allows you to publish content on the Service, including any comments, data, text, photographs, graphics, video, audio, messages, tags, pictures, illustrations or other materials ("User Content").

You, and not Comet, will be only responsible for all Content that you make available through the Service, for other users of the service, not Comet, are the same responsibility for the content of the user they put available through the Service.

By posting Content to the Service, you agree to assume full responsibility of it and you accept : (i) you are the only owner of any Content that you make available through the Service and / or you have all rights necessary to make your content available to the other users through the service and Comet grant the rights to your Content described in these terms, and (ii) all of your Content and other information you provide to us is true and accurate. Comet has the right but not the obligation, to conduct a pre-screen, refuse or remove any Content that violates these Terms or that Comet believes otherwise objectionable. If your account or Content were removed from service, Comet reserves the right to retain your Content in order to make it accessible to other users of the service and also for backup, archiving, or verification.

B. Content on the Service

Comet is an Internet service provider (an "ISP") and assumes no obligation to monitor service on inappropriate or illegal content users. Comet is not responsible nor necessarily holds the opinions expressed in User Content. Comet does not endorse, guarantee, or assume any liability, obligation or responsibility for the users’ content, including, without limitation, liability for third party claims against users of libel service slander, infringement, invasion of privacy, violation of publicity rights, obscenity, pornography, profanity, fraud or misrepresentation.

C. User Content Storage

Comet has the right to remove Content that you upload in any services that requires a storage space beyond the storage space associated with your account.

D. Rights of the User Content

Comet does not claim ownership of your Content. However, you grant to Comet, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual non-exclusive right sublicensable, transferable, irrevocable license to use, distribute, publish, reproduce, copy, modify, adapt, display your Content in the Services only, all without compensation to you. Also, if your account settings allow Comet make your user name or your profile picture visible to other users of the Service, you give Comet permission to view your user name and photo Profile as part of any Content. You release Comet from and against all claims of any kind that you may have against Comet in the context of this use, including but not limited to, those based on publicity or privacy rights. You understand that the technical processing and transmission of data associated with the Service, including your Content, may require: (i) transmissions over various networks; and (ii) changes to your Content to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. You understand and agree that, contrary to other web sites or services, you will not have the opportunity, should not and must not try, subject only to a period of grace Comet can select, its sole discretion, to provide from time to time (the "grace period"), to delete or remove any Content you shared with other users of the service. From the moment you import media into a shared album, you grant all participants in the album (including its creator) worldwide, royalty-free, non perpetual exclusive right sublicensable, transferable, irrevocable license to use, distribute, publish, reproduce, copy, modify, adapt, publicly perform and publicly display your User Content and to incorporate your User Content in any form, media or technology, and exercise all copyrights, trademarks, publicity and database rights you have in your Content in any media now known or hereafter in the service, all without compensation to you.

E. Diffusion

Comet give you, worldwide, and royalty-free, non-exclusive and perpetual right sublicensable, transferable, irrevocable license, under all Comet license fees by other users of the Service to use, distribute, publish, reproduce, copy, modify, adapt, publicly perform and publicly display the content, solely for non-commercial purposes, which (i) appears in the albums to which you have access through the Service, and (ii) has not been removed or expired during the grace period for that relevant effect, if any.

Acceptable Use

You agree to comply with the Acceptable Use Policy Comet.

User Feedback

Comet welcomes and encourages your comments, ideas and tips, and you acknowledge and agree that we are free to use without restriction or compensation.

Links to other sites

The Service may contains links to third party websites, resources or data, and other users of the Service may contain links to websites, resources or third party data. You acknowledge and agree that Comet is not responsible for the availability of such sites or resources, or any content, advertising, products, services or other materials on or available through such sites or resources. You also agree that you are solely responsible and must assume all risk arising from the use of one of these sites, resources or data. Links to third party websites via the Service are not intended to be mentioned or referred to Comet on all products, services or information contained on relevant websites. These conditions do not apply to third party websites. You should check the terms of service, privacy policy and all other documents of Third Party Sites.

Products and services offered for sale on the Service

Occasionally, Comet may offer products or services for sale on the service, either directly from Comet or third party Web sites.

Products purchased from third parties

If you purchase products or services that offer third party products or services for sale through service, the transaction is only applicable between you and the third party concerned and will be subject to the terms and conditions agreed between you and the applicable third party. You agree that Comet (as defined below) shall not be liable for any loss or damage suffered by you as a result of dealings with such third parties.

Products purchased directly from Comet

Buying Comet’s products and services is subject to the Terms and Conditions Price Comet.

Close your account

You may close your account at any time by contacting us at help@cometapp.io. If you cancel your account, you will still be able to access and view the sites, but you will not have access to features that are available for registered users of the Service. We may also terminate your account, or impose limits or restrict access to all or part of the Service at any time without notice or liability.

Disclaimer of warranties

Service is provided "AS IS". To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, Comet and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, subsidiaries, leaders, directors, employees, agents, shareholders, members, and license (collectively, the "Parties" Comet) disclaim all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, warranties of merchantability, adequacy for a particular purpose and non-infringement. The Comet Parties don’t guarantee that the service will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, that the service or the servers that make the service or the descriptions or representations product or other content available through the service is accurate, reliable, current or complete. You agree that your use of the service is at your own risk. You will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data results of download of any content through the service. Comet Parties assume no responsibility for deletion, wrong delivery or non-conserveration du content or personalization settings.

Limitation of Liability

You understand and agree that Comet Parties shall not be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, incidental or punitive arising from your use or access, or inability to use or access the service.

Abusing Comet

Please, report problems, offensive content, and policy violations by sending an email to help@cometapp.io. We reserve the right, but no obligation, to remove any User Content from the Service at any time at our discretion. In addition, without limiting other remedies, we may, in our sole discretion, limit, suspend or terminate service accounts and users, block access to the service and its content, to delay or withdraw access hosted content and take measures to prevent users from using the Service if we believe they create problems (eg legal order) infringes the intellectual property rights of others, or acting inconsistently with the letter or spirit of our policies.

Copyright Policy

Comet respects the rights of content owners and asks you to do the same. You are responsible for the content that you make available via the Service. When sharing content that is owned by third parties, such as images, articles or links, you must mention the original source. Comet provides content owners with the ability to notify Comet if they feel that their work has been used or shared in a way that constitutes a violation of copyright. Rights holders and their agents can submit notifications to Comet according to the note DMCA Policy (USA) or by mail with A / R in France or Europe.

Stoping the service use

If you have a n argument with one or more other users of the Service, you agree to release Comet Parties from all claims, demands and / or damages (actual and consequential) of any nature, known and unknown, which are related or not to this argument. Entering this release, you expressly waive any protection (statutory or not) who would know otherwise limit coverage of this version to include only claims that you can know or suspect to exist in your favor at the time of consent to the Version.


You agree to indemnify and hold the Parties of Comet from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising from: (A) your User Content; (B) your use of the Service; (C) your violation of these Terms; or (D) your violation of any law or the rights of another party.

Choice of Law and Court

The French laws apply to these Terms and your relationship with the Comet Parties, without regard to conflict of laws principles, and the parties irrevocably consent to bring an action to enforce this Agreement in the courts located in Creteil in Val Marne (FRANCE). You consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Creteil, Val de Marne.

Arbitration agreement and waiver of class actions


The parties will do their best to settle any argument, claim, question, or disagreement by good faith negotiations which should be a prerequisite for either originally part of a trial or arbitration. All resulting claims, or relating to these Terms and your use of the Service shall be finally settled by binding arbitration administered by the « Tibunal Commercial de Créteil (FRANCE), competent, in accordance with the regulations of commercial arbitration and additional procedures for consumers , excluding rules or procedures which allow class actions. The arbitrator, not a court or agency shall have exclusive authority to resolve all disputes related to these Terms, including, without limitation, any claim that all or part of these Terms is void or voidable. The referee is empowered to grant some relief and would be available for any action in a court. The decision of the arbitrator shall be binding on the parties and may be entered as a judgment by a competent court. The parties understand that, in the absence of this mandatory provision, they would have the right to sue and to have a trial by jury. They also understand that in some cases the arbitration costs may exceed the cost of litigation.

Waiver and appeal

The parties also agree that arbitration must be done personally only and not as a class action or other representative action. If a court or arbitrator determines that the class action waiver in this section is void or unenforceable for any reason or the arbitration can take place on a basis of "class action", the arbitration clause set forth above shall be null and void in its entirety and the parties are deemed not to have consented to arbitration of disputes.

Claims-Litigation exception of the Small Claims Court

Despite the decision of the parties to settle all disputes by arbitration, each party may also seek redress in a small claims court for disputes or claims under the jurisdiction of that court.

Thirty-day right of retractation

You have the right to refuse and not be bound by the arbitration provisions and class action waiver set forth in this article by sending a written notice of your decision to retire at the following address: Comet, 5A Avenue lattre de Tassigny, 94100 Saint Maur - FRANCE. The notice must be sent within 30 days of registration t, otherwise you will be bound to arbitrate disputes in accordance with these Terms. If you exclude yourself from these provisions on arbitration, Comet won’t also be bound by them. In addition, if you choose to opt out of the provisions on arbitration, Comet may terminate your use of the Service.

Special provisions for users located outside of France

The service is designed for French users and Comet policies and procedures are based on French law. Moreover, the service can be used by users of all nationalities without exception.


The failure of Comet to exercise or enforce any of these conditions or act with respect to a breach by you or others does not constitute a waiver and does not reduce our right to act in the event of violations subsequent or similar. If any provision of these Terms is held invalid, void or unenforceable under applicable law, the applicable provision will be construed, limited, modified or, if necessary, severed to the extent necessary to eliminate its invalidity. The securities are used for reference purposes only and do not limit the scope or extent of such section. These conditions (including policies and rules incorporated) sets forth the entire agreement between us relating to the subject matter hereof. Employees of Comet Parties are not allowed to change the terms of these conditions, either verbally or in writing. If an employee of Comet Parties proposing to amend these conditions it does not act as agent for Comet Parties or can not speak for Comet. You can not refer and should not act upon any statement or communication of an employee of Comet Parties or any other person purporting to act on behalf of Comet. These conditions are between you and Comet; there are no third party beneficiaries. No agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by these Terms. If you have any questions about these Terms or if you have any questions about your account, please contact us by email help@cometapp.io or by mail at Comet - 5A Avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 94100 Saint Maur, FRANCE.