Terms of Service

To make sure we know exactly what to expect from each other, Trunk has written down under which conditions it offers its service.

By using the website or file transfer service you agree to be bound by these terms of service, the notice and take down policy and privacy policy below.

The Terms of Service and underlying NTD Policy and Privacy Policy (“Terms”) are a legal document between you (“You”), the user of our file transfer service (“Service”) provided through the website Trunk.com (“Website”), and trunked.me (“Trunk”), owner and rights holder of the Website and provider of the Service. We recommend You to read these documents carefully. Words spelled with a capital letter have a specified description.

By accessing or using any part of the Website or Service You agree to be bound by the Terms, including the NTD Policy and Privacy Policy that form an integral part of the Terms.

Note that Trunk may revise these Terms from time to time. Each revised version shall be dated and posted on the Website. Trunk recommends that You review the Website from time to time and take note of any changes. If you do not agree with the Terms, including the NTD Policy and Privacy Policy, You should not or no longer access or use the Website and/or Service. Any future or continued use of the Website and/or Service is governed by the Terms, including the NTD Policy and Privacy Policy.

Service

Trunk provides You with the infrastructure and facilities to send up to 2 gigabytes of data or an unlimited number of digital files (“File” or “Files”) to others and/or themselves over the internet via our Website. Our basic Service is completely free from registration and charge thanks to the full-page wallpaper ads from our selected advertisers on the background of the Website. Special features and additional functionality are available at a charge.

Trunk transfers all kinds of Files. All File transfers between You and the designated recipient(s) (“Recipient” or “Recipients”) are treated confidentially. Trunk does not check, open or view the type or content of Files being sent, nor does it offer a search function, catalogue or listing to find Files that are available for transfer. Uploaded Files are stored on Trunk’s servers for a period of 1 week/7 days. After this period Files are permanently deleted.

File transfer

Trunk provides the technically necessary facilities to transfer your File. Trunk does not claim any ownership of the Files You transfer through our Service. You are fully and solely responsible for the Files You wish to transfer through our Service. By using our Service You acknowledge and agree that Trunk is not responsible for any failure of the Service to store, transfer or delete a File or for the corruption or loss of any data, information or content contained in a File. By using our Service You acknowledge and agree that You have the permission to grant Trunk the non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty free right (license), including the right for Trunk to sublicense this right to third parties, to store and transfer Your File as part of our Service. (FYI This means that Trunk receives from you the rights necessary to transfer your Files, nothing more or less. We do not claim any ownership, intellectual property rights or other rights whatsoever outside the scope of what is necessary to transfer your Files as part of our Service.)

Ads and links

The advertisements, including photography, graphic design, typography, portraits and logos, as well as trade marks, service marks and trade names are the intellectual property of their rights holders, such as the advertisers and/or third parties. You are not allowed to copy, reproduce, make available online to the public, sell or reuse the advertisements or part of the advertisements in any way without the permission of the rights holder. Trunk is not responsible or liable for (i) the contents of advertisements, (ii) in-ad links to advertisers or third party websites or (iii) the contents, products or services offered on advertisers or third party websites. You accept that all use outside the Website is at your own risk.

Not allowed

Trunk respects your rights and demands that You respect those of Trunk, its advertisers and third parties. This includes privacy and intellectual property rights, such as trademarks, service marks, trade names and logos. You are not allowed to use our Service to infringe on any rights, including privacy or intellectual property rights or to promote, enable or facilitate others to infringe on any rights.

As a condition to make use of the Service You agree not to transfer any Files that:

  • feature child pornography;
  • promote racism, violence or hatred;
  • are false or misleading;
  • You don’t have the right to copy and/or transfer;
  • infringe on intellectual property rights;
  • violates privacy rights, including data protection rights;
  • infringe on or violate any applicable law or regulation.

In addition, You agree not to:

  • impersonate or pretend affiliation with any person or entity;- access any non-public area’s of our Website or Service;
  • send viruses, worms, malware, junk mail, spam, chain letters, phishing mails, unsolicited promotions or advertisements of any kind and for any purpose;
  • attempt to probe, scan, compromise or test the vulnerability of the Website or Service or any related system or network or breach any security or authentication.

Trunk reserves the right to investigate and/or remove, without warning, any Files from its servers or block You from accessing the Website or Service, when Trunk finds, at their own discretion, or receives substantiated and valid complaints, that You violate these Terms including the Privacy and/or NTD Policy) or act in violation of any applicable law or regulation. Trunk reserves the right to disclose Files in so far necessary (i) to defend itself in legal proceedings (ii) to follow a court order, (iii) to abide by any law, regulation or governmental request, (iv) to safeguard national security, defence, public security or public health and v) to uphold our Terms.

Disclaimer

Trunk provides its Service “AS-IS,” without warranty of any kind. Without limiting the foregoing, Trunk explicitly disclaims any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Trunk makes no warranty that the Service is available on an uninterrupted, secure or error-free basis. Your use of the Service is at your own risk. You acknowledge and agree that Trunk is not responsible for any damages to your computer system or the computer system of any third party that result from use of the Service.

Indemnity and Liability

You will defend, indemnify and hold harmless Trunk, including its employees and affiliates, from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, losses and expenses, including reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising out of or in any way connected with your access to or use of the Service or your violation of these Terms, including any third party claims that Files submitted to the Service by You infringe or violate any third party rights. However, this limitation of liability does not intend to exclude the liability of Trunk.com for the intentional and/or deliberate recklessness of Trunk.com themselves (“their own acts”) and or the management of Trunk.com.

In no event will Trunk be liable to You or to any third party for any damages arising out of use of the Website or Service, whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence) or any other legal theory and whether or not Trunk has been informed of the possibility of such damage, even if any limited remedy is found to have failed its essential purpose. Trunk will not accept any liability for damage as a result of an attributable failure in the performance of the agreement to provide the Service or pursuant to an unlawful act or whatever other reason, including, but not limited to any incidental, special, consequential damage resulting from or in connection with the use of the Service and/or the impossibility of using it insofar as this is allowed under mandatory law.

These Terms supersede any and all prior oral and written quotations, communications, agreements and understandings between You and Trunk. These Terms shall apply in preference to and supersede any and all Terms of any use or kind by You. In the occasion that these Terms shall become partly invalid, You and Trunk remain bound to the remainder.

For questions about these Terms, please contact Trunk at [email protected]

Last Edited on 2014-10-12.