Last updated: June 1, 2019.
These Terms of Service (the “Terms of Service”) govern your access to and use of the Runway AI, Inc. (“RunwayML”, “we” or “us”) platform, website services, and products (collectively, the “RunwayML” Services”).
The RunwayML Services provide software, website and a variety of platforms for the development, distribution, usage, training and commercialization of machine learning models. Your right to access and use the RunwayML Services is contingent upon your access and use of the RunwayML Services solely in accordance with these Terms of Service.
The RunwayML Services are in public beta form and are being offered to select users only.
BECAUSE OF THE BETA NATURE OF THE SERVICE, WE STRONGLY DISCOURAGES YOU FROM USING ANY DATA ON THE RunwayML SERVICES THAT YOU CONSIDER CONFIDENTIAL OR PROPRIETARY, OR THAT PERSONALLY IDENTIFIES, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, ANY INDIVIDUAL.
The RunwayML Services are offered and available to users who are 13 years of age or older and who are not barred from receiving RunwayML Services under the laws of the United States or other countries, including the country in which you are a resident or from which you use the RunwayML Services. By using the RunwayML Services, you represent and warrant that you are at least 13 years of age and meet all of the foregoing eligibility requirements. If you do not meet all of these requirements, you must not access or use the RunwayML Service.
You agree and acknowledge that your access and use the RunwayML Services is not contingent on the delivery of any future functionality or features or dependent on any oral or written public comments made by RunwayML or any of its affiliates regarding future functionality or features.
We reserve the right to withdraw or amend these Terms of Service and/or the RunwayML Services at any time, and any other service or material we provide in connection therewith, in our sole discretion without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason all or any part of the RunwayML Services are unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the RunwayML Services, or all of the RunwayML Services, to users, including registered users.
You are responsible for both:
If you choose, or are provided with, a user name, password, or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any other person or entity. You also acknowledge that your account is personal to you and agree not to provide any other person with access to the RunwayML Services or portions of it using your user name, password, or other security information. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized access to or use of your user name or password or any other breach of security. You also agree to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. You should use particular caution when accessing your account from a public or shared computer, so that others are not able to view or record your password or other personal information.
You must provide accurate and complete registration information whenever you register to use the RunwayML Services. You are responsible for the security of your password and for any use of your account. If you become aware of any unauthorized use of your password or of your account, you must notify RunwayML immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your access and use of the RunwayML Services must comply with all applicable laws, regulations and ordinances, including any laws regarding the export of data or software.
You agree not to (i) access (or attempt to access) the administrative interface of the RunwayML Services by any means other than through the interface that is provided by RunwayML, unless you have been specifically permitted do so by us in a separate agreement with RunwayML; or (ii) engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts the RunwayML Services (or the servers and networks that are connected to the RunwayML Services).
You may not access the RunwayML Services for the purpose of bringing an intellectual property infringement claim against RunwayML or for the purpose of creating a product or service competitive with the RunwayML Services.
If you create a RunwayML account on behalf of a legal entity, such as your business or employer, you represent that you have the legal authority to bind that entity to these Terms of Service.
Subject to your acceptance of, and compliance with, these Terms of Service, you may use the RunwayML Services for the sole purposes of testing the RunwayML Services and providing Feedback (as defined below).
You are responsible for all activity that occurs under your RunwayML account. You may receive notifications associated with your RunwayML account if we believe that you need to be notified of certain changes, developments or modifications to the RunwayML Services. We may also send you RunwayML Service notifications by other means. If the RunwayML Services are canceled (whether by you or us), your right to access the RunwayML Services will immediately cease. In addition, we have the right to delete all data associated with your account and use of the RunwayML Services (except to the extent prohibited by applicable law).
If we reasonably suspect that your RunwayML account is being used by a third party fraudulently, RunwayML may suspend your account immediately without notice.
The RunwayML Services may contain message boards, chat rooms, personal web pages or profiles, forums, bulletin boards, code repositories, documentation, and other interactive features (collectively, “Interactive Services”) that may allow you to post, submit, publish, display, or transmit to other users or other persons (each, a “post”) content, data (including, without limitation, data used for machine learning models), information, text, images, audio, video or other content or materials (collectively, "User Contributions") on or through the RunwayML Services.
All User Contributions must comply with the Use Policy.
Any User Contribution to the RunwayML Services will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. By providing any User Contribution, you grant us and our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and our respective licensees, successors, and assigns a royalty-free right the right to use, reproduce, modify, perform, display, distribute, post, publish, translate, adapt, and otherwise disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose and in any form, format, media, or channels now known or later developed. You agree that your User Contribution may appear in demonstrations or materials that promote the RunwayML Services. The rights you grant to RunwayML under this section shall survive termination of these Terms of Service.
You represent, warrant and covenant that:
You own or control all rights in and to the User Contributions and have the right to grant the rights granted above to us and our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and our respective licensees, successors, and assigns; and
All of your User Contributions do and will comply with these Terms of Services.
You understand and acknowledge that you are responsible for any User Contributions that you submit or contribute, and you, not RunwayML, have full responsibility for such content, including its legality, reliability, accuracy, and appropriateness.
We are not responsible or liable to any third party for the content or accuracy of any User Contributions posted by you or any other user of the RunwayML Services.
We are continually developing the RunwayML Services to provide you with the best possible experience. You acknowledge and agree that the form and nature of the RunwayML Services we may change from time to time without prior notice to you. Changes to the form and nature of the RunwayML Services will be effective with respect to all versions of the RunwayML Services; examples of changes to the form and nature of the RunwayML Services include (without limitation) changes to security patches, added functionality, changes to fee and payment policies (if applicable) and any other enhancements.
RunwayML reserves the right to suspend or terminate your access to all or a portion of the RunwayML Services at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever. You may discontinue your use of the RunwayML Services at any time. The RunwayML Services are in early public beta intended for gathering Feedback and are not production-ready. The RunwayML Services may be unavailable from time to time, and RunwayML may change the RunwayML Services at any time. The RunwayML Services and any updates to the RunwayML Services may be unreliable. You may experience errors, bugs, unexpected interruptions, delays or periods of inaccessibility, and loss of data. You assume all risks associated with your use of the Service. We have no obligation to provide any support services for the RunwayML Services. RunwayML is not liable for any disruption or loss you may suffer as a result or a disruption in the RunwayML Services. We recommend that you regularly backup any data you store on the RunwayML Services.
Without limiting the foregoing, RunwayML has the right to:
YOU WAIVE AND HOLD HARMLESS RUNWAYML AND ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSEES, AND SERVICE PROVIDERS FROM ANY CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN ANY OF THE FOREGOING PARTIES DURING, OR TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF, INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHER SUCH PARTIES OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.
However, RunwayML cannot and does not undertake to review any User Contribution before it is posted on its website or any other part of the RunwayML Services, and cannot ensure prompt removal of objectionable material after it has been posted. Accordingly, we assume no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications, or content provided by any user or third party. RunwayML has no liability or responsibility to anyone for performance or nonperformance of the activities described herein.
RunwayML does not grant you a license or any other rights of any type under any patents, know-how, copyrights, trade secrets, trademarks or other intellectual property owned or controlled by RunwayML or any related entity, including but not limited to any name, trade dress, logo or equivalents. You waive any right that you may have in any idea, proposal, suggestion or feedback, including without limitation ideas for new products, technologies, promotions, product names, product feedback and product improvements (“Feedback”) in connection with your use and/or access of the RunwayML Services, in each case, without charge, royalties or other obligation to you, the right to make, have made, create derivative works, use, share and commercialize your Feedback in any way and for any purpose. You will not give Feedback that is subject to a license that requires RunwayML to license its platform, technologies or documentation to any third party because RunwayML includes your Feedback in them.
The RunwayML Services may allow you to export and connect models to software and services provided by independent third parties (collectively, “Third-Party Services”). Third-Party Services may be subject to additional terms, which you should review. Any additional terms do not modify any of these Terms of Service. You are responsible for your dealings with third parties. RunwayML does not license any intellectual property to you as part of any Third-Party Services and is not responsible or liable to you or others for information or services provided by any Third-Party Services.
The information presented on or through the RunwayML Services is made available solely for general information purposes. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of this information. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. We disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you or any other user of the RunwayML Services, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
You understand that we cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the internet or the RunwayML Services will be free of viruses or other destructive code. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for anti-virus protection and accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to our site for any reconstruction of any lost data.
THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY WARRANTIES THAT CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
THE LIMITATIONS ON RUNWAYML'S LIABILITY TO YOU IN THE PARAGRAPH ABOVE SHALL APPLY WHETHER OR NOT RUNWAYML HAS BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE BEEN AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH LOSSES ARISING.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless RunwayML, its affiliates, licensors, and service providers, and its and their respective officers, directors, employees, contractors, agents, licensors, suppliers, successors, and assigns from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, judgments, awards, losses, costs, expenses, or fees (including reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of or relating to your violation of these Terms of Service or your use of the RunwayML Services, including, but not limited to, your User Contributions, any use of the RunwayML Services’ content, other than as expressly authorized in these Terms of Service, or your use of the RunwayML Services or of any information obtained from the RunwayML Services.
The RunwayML Services and their entire contents, features, and functionality (including but not limited to all information, software, text, displays, images, video, and audio, and the design, selection, and arrangement thereof) are owned by RunwayML, its licensors, or other providers of such material and are protected by United States and international copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws.
These Terms of Service permit you to use the RunwayML Services for your personal, non-commercial use only. You must not:
If you wish to make any use of material relating to the RunwayML Services other than that set out in this section, please address your request to email@example.com.
If you print, copy, modify, download, or otherwise use or provide any other person with access to any part of the RunwayML Services in breach of these Terms of Service, your right to use the RunwayML Services will stop immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made. No right, title, or interest in or to the RunwayML Services is transferred to you, and all rights not expressly granted are reserved by RunwayML. Any use of the Terms of Service not expressly permitted by these Terms of Service is a breach of these Terms of Service and may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. Our legal name, logo and all related, product and service names, designs, and slogans are owned by RunwayML or our affiliates or licensors. You must not use them without our prior written permission. All other names, logos, product and service names, designs, and slogans on the RunwayML Services are the trademarks of their respective owners.
The RunwayML Services may include hyperlinks to other websites or content or resources or email content. RunwayML may have no control over any websites or resources which are provided by companies or persons other than RunwayML. You acknowledge and agree that RunwayML has no control over these websites or resources and is not responsible for the availability of any such external sites or resources, and does not endorse any advertising, products or other materials on or available from such we sites or resources.
You acknowledge and agree that RunwayML is not liable for any loss or damage which may be incurred by you as a result of the availability of those external sites or resources, or as a result of any reliance placed by you on the completeness, accuracy or existence of any advertising, products or other materials on, or available from, such websites or resources. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites that may be linked to the RunwayML Services, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites.
As used herein, “Confidential Information” means non-public information, know-how, or trade secrets in any form, that
Confidential Information includes, without limitation, any non-public information about RunwayML or the Service that is disclosed to you in connection with these Terms of Service.
Confidential Information does not include the following types of information, however marked. Information that
You agree to not disclose Confidential Information to third parties unless you are required to do so by a court order or law.
You agree to use Confidential Information only for the purposes of your use of the RunwayML Services. You agree to take reasonable steps to protect the Confidential Information. These steps must be at least as protective as the steps you take to protect your (or your company’s) own confidential information. You may disclose Confidential Information if required by a court order or other government demand that has the force of law.
Prior to disclosure, you must: (i) seek the highest level of protection available; and (ii) to the extent not prohibited by applicable law, give RunwayML reasonable prior notice to allow us to seek a protective order. You will notify RunwayML if you learn of any disclosure of Confidential Information and will help prevent further disclosure. Monetary damages may not sufficiently compensate a disclosure of Confidential Information. We may seek court orders to stop the disclosure of Confidential Information in breach of these Terms of Service without the obligation of posting a bond.
You must comply with all domestic and international export laws and regulations that apply to the RunwayML Services, which include restrictions on destinations, end users, and end use.
No waiver by RunwayML of any term or condition set out in these Terms of Service shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or a waiver of any other term or condition, and any failure of RunwayML to assert a right or provision under these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
These Terms of Service constitute the sole and entire agreement between RunwayML and you regarding the RunwayML Services and your access to and/or use of the RunwayML Services, and supersede all prior and contemporaneous understandings, agreements, representations, and warranties, both written and oral, regarding the RunwayML Services.
The RunwayML Services (including this website) are operated by Runway AI, Inc. 201 Moore Street, Brooklyn NY 11206. All other feedback, comments, requests for technical support, and other communications relating to the RunwayML Services should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We may modify or update these Terms of Service from time to time to reflect the changes in our business and practices, and so you should review this page periodically. When we change these Terms of Service, we will let you know by updating the “last modified” date at the bottom of this page. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable email address for you, and for periodically accessing and using the RunwayML Services and these Terms of Service to check for any changes.
These Terms of Service were last modified on June 1, 2019.
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