Terms & Conditions
Portuma TERMS & CONDITIONS
1.1. These terms and conditions (these “Terms”) shall govern the relationship between you and us. These Terms should be read carefully by you in their entirety prior to your use of the Portuma Services (as defined below). Please note that these Terms constitute a legally binding agreement between you and us. If you do not agree to be bound by any of these Terms, do not use any of the Portuma Services.
1.2. Where used in these Terms, references to:
(a) “you”, “your” and/or the “Publisher” mean the developer, owner-operator publisher agency and/or publisher individual and/or affiliate and/or related entity thereof of a computer, mobile, and/or video game(s) (each, a “Game”), who applied to use the Portuma Services; and (b) “we”, “our”, “us” and/or “Portuma” means Portuma Software Teknolojileri Anonim Şirketi and its affiliated entities.
1.3. You represent and warrant that you have the power and authority to enter into these Terms and you agree to be legally bound by these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, please refrain from using the Portuma Services.
1.4. We reserve the right to make changes and/or adjustments to these Terms and/or the Portuma Services at any time without prior written notice. You understand that this may consequently remove any advertising campaigns from Portuma Services.
1.5. Any request to change any details and/or information in these Terms by you shall be submitted in writing to us. We shall review such request and decide, in our sole discretion, within 10 (ten) business days after having received the said written request, whether to agree to such change or not.
2.1. . “Ad” or “Advertisement(s)” means, but is not limited to, advertisements, internal content, promotions, content management, multimedia images, graphics, text, data and advertising materials, and/or any other media and/or any other marketing materials that are parsed, rendered and displayed to End User in places defined by Publishers, such as in the Game.
2.2. “Advertiser” means, but is not limited to: (i) a third-party advertiser, such as a direct brand, agency, ad exchange; or (ii) you acting as an internal advertiser.
2.3. “Ad Serving Fee” means the fee that we charge you for serving Advertisements with respect to the Ad Serving Solution.
2.4. “Portuma Network” means the partner networks that we work with.
2.5. “Publisher Account” means the account opened by you via the website https://publishers.portuma.com/ prior to granting you access to the Portuma Services.
2.6. “Self-Service” means your ability to set up and manage campaigns independently in the Game using the Portuma Services.
3.1. Where you desire to make your Advertisement placement inventory (the “Placement Inventory”) available to Advertisers who want their Advertisements to appear in your Game(s), in order to be displayed the Games’ end users who use and/or have access to the Game (the “End Users”), then subject to these Terms, we hereby grant you with a limited, non-exclusive, revocable, non-sub-licensable, non-transferable license to use our proprietary software development kit and any updates and/or new or alternative versions thereof (the “SDK”), which, after being embedded into the Game, will allow you access to our platform environment, including the applicable Publisher dashboard(s) (the “Platform”) (the SDK and the Platform shall hereinafter be collectively be referred to as the “Software”) to make your Placement Inventory available to the Advertisers via the Portuma Ad Exchange (the “Exchange”) in order for the Advertisements to be displayed to End Users within the Game (the “License”).
3.2. As part of the License, we will make the Software available for you to make the required integration with the Game and you will promptly integrate the Software into the Game and maintain, including updating as soon as commercially available, the then-current version of any required software as per our instructions in a manner that complies with the technical and implementation requirements; in addition, you will comply with any of our protocols and any other instructions contained in any documentation.
3.3. Furthermore, we will provide you with the services of organizing, arranging, and managing the advertising campaigns including internal advertising activities and content management, to be displayed by you in the Game via our ad serving solution (the “Ad Serving Solution”). The Software, Exchange, and Ad Serving Solution any other services made available in accordance to these Terms shall hereinafter be referred to collectively as the “Portuma Services”.
3.4. We will not be held responsible for any failure to support and/or facilitate any integration between the Game and Software and you shall bear all responsibility in checking your systems and/or internal software and/or configuration, including that the Software was integrated in accordance with our guidelines and complies with our integration specifications. Moreover, we will notify you of any version updates available for the SDK that you will be required to promptly update in accordance with our instructions; for the avoidance of doubt, we will not be held liable for any failure on your part to update the latest version after we notify you as such.
3.5. You will not, and will not allow any third party to (i) directly or indirectly access, launch or activate any of the Portuma Services, any protocols, or any other technology, content, software, materials, and/or documentation belonging to us, through or from, or otherwise incorporate any of these in, any Game, software, website or other means, other than via the Portuma Services, as permitted under these Terms; (ii) copy, distribute, rent, sell, lease, lend, sublicense, transfer any of the Portuma Services and/or right to use the License or make any of these available to any third party except as expressly set forth and in accordance with these Terms; (iii) decompile, reverse engineer, or disassemble the Portuma Services; (iv) modify your Publisher Account and/or the Portuma Services (or any part thereof) in any way without our prior written consent; (v) create derivative works based on any component of the Portuma Services and/or create any product or service competitive with the Portuma Services; (vi) modify, remove, or obscure any proprietary notices or anything of similar nature that appear on or during the use and operation of the License, the Portuma Services and/or Publisher Account; (vii) create or attempt to create a substitute or similar service or product to that of the Portuma Services or proprietary information related thereto; (viii) authorize or encourage any third party to generate fraudulent impressions of or fraudulent clicks on any Advertisement, including but not limited to, through repeated manual clicks, the use of robots or other automated query tools and/or computer generated search requests, and/or the fraudulent use of other search engine optimization services and/or software; or (ix) use or modify any feature or functionality of the Portuma Services in order to, inter alia, collect personally identifiable information of any third party.
3.6. You understand that misrepresenting ownership and fraudulent claiming of any part of the Portuma Services is strictly prohibited and, without limiting any other rights or remedies available to us, may result in a permanent ban from using the Portuma Services, or terminating these Terms altogether, and in any case, it is understood that the Consideration shall be withheld if such situations arise.
3.7. Without derogating from the above, we do not grant you the right to use the Portuma Services in respect to any advertising campaign that:
3.7.1. Contains any content or element of any nature whatsoever that is libelous, discriminatory, obscene, unlawful, illegal, or that is, in our sole discretion, otherwise unsuitable;
3.7.2. As their direct or indirect objective, or as a direct or indirect objective of any third party, advertises on the Game or targets the marketing of the Advertisements to any persons who are under the age of legal consent as may apply in the jurisdiction that you are targeting with regard to the content of each advertising campaign, respectively;
3.7.3. Infringes our and/or any third party’s intellectual property rights, including but not limited to, illegal streaming and/or downloading; copies or resembles our and/or any third party’s property in whole or in part; or, disparages us and/or any third party or otherwise damages our and/or any third party’s goodwill or reputation in any way;
3.7.4. Uses runs and/or includes any spiders, robots, virus, Trojan horse or any other kind of malware, spyware, or any other malicious code or code that may be used to circumvent any of our security measures; or
3.8. If we determine, in our sole discretion, that you have engaged in any of the activities that contravene the provisions of this Section 3, we may (without limiting any other rights or remedies available to us) terminate these Terms immediately with or without notice to you.
4.1. Once the integration between the Game and the Software is completed, you may use the Software in order to create and manage your own Ad campaigns. You agree that you remain responsible for any and all actions and/or omissions have taken by you with respect to the use of the Portuma Services in connection with the Self-Service option and/or for all Advertisements that you place in the Game and/or all interactions, communications, agreements and obligations that you may have toward any third party in this regard. You undertake to indemnify and hold us harmless in the event of any raised claims by any third parties in respect of any acts and/or omissions relating to any Self-Service Ad campaigns.
4.2. You will have the ability to measure, track and analyze the performance of your campaigns and advertising activities based on the collected advertising campaign data with our tracking technology and analytics solution, and to build and export reports via our reporting services.
4.3. You can request that the Portuma representative appointed to your account partake in your campaign setup or management throughout the campaign period. Under no circumstances will we be held liable in any event of any claims raised by third parties regarding your advertising campaigns or any part thereof.
- Publisher Undertakings
5.1. You will be solely liable for the Game and decisions relating to the Placement Inventory, End Users and/or additional third parties, including the handling of all inquiries and/or claims submitted by any of the aforementioned and/or all additional engagements, commitments and interactions that you have with any third party. All interactions and commitments that you may have with any third party must be professional, proper and lawful under applicable law (including any laws or regulations relating to the content and nature of publishing or marketing) and otherwise comply with these Terms.
5.2. You will protect the Publisher Account and the Portuma Services from unauthorized third party access and will keep safe and confidential any usernames or passwords associated therewith against any unauthorized access and use; you will take full responsibility for any authorized or unauthorized third-party access and/or use of the License, Publisher Account and/or the Portuma Services. You will ensure that all information in the Publisher Account, including but not limited to, your full name and contact address are up-to-
date, complete and accurate.
5.3. Without derogating from Section 11.2, you may grant access to the Publisher Account and/or the Portuma Services to third parties solely in order to allow such third parties to access and manage the Publisher Account and/or the Portuma Services on your behalf; provided, however, that you shall: (i) require that such third parties agree to be bound by these Terms, (ii) ensure that such third parties comply fully with all provisions of these Terms, and (iii) be fully responsible and liable for the acts and omissions of such third parties in connection with these Terms. You agree that to the extent you create a new account, it must be pre-approved by us and registered to you; if not pre- approved or registered with the same entity or name, we may suspend or close that account in our sole discretion.
5.4. You will comply with any third party terms, policies or guidelines applicable to the development and operation of the Game and the integration between the Game and the use of the Portuma Services, including, without limitation, any operating system supported by us now or in the future, and will not cause us to be in violation of any such third party terms.
5.5. You undertake not to have any direct contact with any of our Advertisers and understand that in the event we suspect that you are communicating with an Advertiser we shall terminate all advertising campaigns in connection thereto and/or terminate these Terms with you.
5.6. We have the right, but not the obligation, to pre- screen, review and monitor any and/or all Advertisements, however you understand that we do not control or endorse and we make no representation or warranties of any kind regarding the content of the Advertisements, including, without limitation, the accuracy, completeness or decency of any Advertisement. We shall not be responsible or liable in any manner for any Advertisements and undertake no responsibility to update or review any Advertisements, whether added to the Game by you or us.
- Intellectual Property Rights
6.1. We own all intellectual property rights in and to the Portuma Services and the Publisher Account, and you shall not gain any ownership right, property right or any other right in any of these and/or anything in relation thereto.
6.2. You shall only use the Portuma Services in accordance with these Terms, and any protocols or guidelines that we provide from time to time, applicable laws, legislation, rules and regulations. Without derogating from the provisions of this Section 6.2, if you make any amendment, addition, modification and/or derivative work in respect of your Publisher Account and/or the Portuma Services, any such modification, addition, amendment and/or derivative work will be solely owned by us and you will have no right or title in such modification, addition, amendment and/or derivative work in any way whatsoever.
6.3. You may submit questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, plans, notes, drawings, original or creative materials or other information about us, your Publisher Account and/or the Portuma Services (collectively, “Suggestions”). You understand that any Suggestions submitted to us via the Portuma Services and/or your Publisher Account and/or by email and/or any other way of communication shall be non- confidential and shall become our sole property. We shall own exclusive rights, including all intellectual property rights, and shall be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of any Suggestions for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without any acknowledgment and/or compensation to you.
- Your Communications with End Users
7.1. Your communication with any End Users and/or additional third parties in respect of these Terms must comply with the following:
7.1.1. You have clear and specific consent from the proposed recipient before you send any communication. The consent must have been given to you by way of an opt-in consent mechanism. Any tick box must not be pre-checked;
7.1.2. Where applicable the communication makes it clear that it is marketing content;
7.1.3. If such communication includes any promotional offers or any promotional competitions, games or anything else relating to the Game, then said promotion, competition or game is clearly identified as such and any conditions which are required in order to qualify for the promotion, competition or game are set out clearly and unambiguously in the communication;
7.1.4. You do not send any such communications to persons under the age of legal consent as may apply in the jurisdiction of the proposed recipient of any such communication with regard to the content of each advertising campaign, respectively;
7.1.5. You do not use any viral marketing techniques as part of your electronic marketing activities;
7.1.6. You include a true name in the communication (e.g. in the “From” line of any email) and not a sales pitch or marketing message. Any such communication must clearly identify you as the sender of the communication and you shall not falsify or otherwise attempt to hide your identity;
7.1.7. You do not mislead the recipient with regard to the content and purpose of the communication;
7.1.8. You provide an adequate, functioning, free of charge and conspicuous “opt-out” or “unsubscribe” option in every communication; and
7.1.9. İletişim, alıcının gelecekteki pazarlama iletişimlerinden vazgeçmek/abonelikten çıkmak için yanıt verebileceği geçerli bir adres içermelidir. Cevap adresi, iletiyi gönderdikten sonra en az 30 (otuz) gün boyunca aktif olmalıdır. Bu tür bir iletişime fiziksel bir iş adresi de eklersiniz;
7.1.10. You honor expeditiously any opt out/unsubscribe request made by any recipient. You must not send any further marketing communications to any person who indicates (by whatever means) that he/she does not wish to receive any further communications;
7.1.12. You do not send any communication to any person who has registered on
any applicable register of persons who do not wish to receive any marketing communications; and
7.1.13. You are responsible for ensuring that your communication practices comply with all applicable laws and codes of practice.
- Reports & Payments
8.1. Payments shall be made in accordance with the terms set out in Exhibit A and subject to the following provisions:
8.2. In the event you use the Platform to sell your Placement Inventory via the Exchange:
8.2.1. The reported Net Revenue due to you (“Net Revenue” means the gross revenue less our revenue share fee, external exchange fees, currency exchange and money transfer costs) will be made available for your review via our dashboard and/or via Email no later than on the 15th (fifteenth) day of each following calendar month. Notwithstanding the aforementioned, you acknowledge that we will calculate the full and final consideration that is due and payable to you (the “Consideration”) in accordance with our reporting system based solely on our system’s statistics and data; accordingly, any such reported calculations that we shall ultimately issue to you will be considered true, final and correct, unless proven incorrect by written evidence sent by you within 5 (five) business day from the 15th (fifteenth) day of each following calendar month. You acknowledge and agree that in the event you deliver the said written evidence, we will not transfer you any Consideration until any such dispute has been resolved between the parties.
8.2.2. Subject to the provisions in Section 14.2.1, we will pay the Consideration within 60 (sixty) days following the end of the billing calendar month; however, we reserve the right to pay the Consideration on a later date in the event that: (i) the Consideration amount is less than $500 in which case the amount will rollover and accrue to the next remittance period, provided that the earnings will reach $500; and/or (ii) if we have not received payment from an external Advertiser in the Exchange for reasons beyond our control, and in such a case we will take commercially reasonable measures in order to obtain the said payment and transfer the Consideration to you as soon as possible; and/or (iii) if said payment has not been cleared and transferred to us by the appropriate financial institutions. In these respects, you agree to hold us harmless for any delay in payment of the Consideration. In addition, we will not be responsible or liable for any acts and/or decisions made by any financial institution with respect to the clearing of any Consideration.
8.3. In the event you use the Platform’s Ad Serving Solution to arrange internal Ad campaigns (including, but not limited to, cross-promotion and content management) and direct deals, you acknowledge and agree that we will charge an Ad Serving Fee based on Advertisement impressions. You acknowledge that the calculations will be based solely on our internal system. You shall be required to pay us within 10 (ten) days after receiving a monthly invoice from us stating the final amount payable.
8.4. Without derogating from Sections 14.2 and 14.3 above, in the event you use both the Exchange and the Ad Serving Solution, you acknowledge and agree that within 60 (sixty) days from the billing month we will deduct the Ad Serving Fee from the Net Revenue and transfer the Consideration to you.
8.5. All taxes due in connection with any payments to you are your sole liability; you are responsible for complying with the rules, if any, for registering for and paying direct and indirect taxes (including, but not limited to, VAT), levies, duties and charges in respect of your income from or in relation to these Terms. For the avoidance of doubt, it is hereby clarified that we will not increase the Consideration payable to you due to any tax, levy, duty or charge imposed on the payment of the Consideration, and all Consideration is inclusive of any such tax, charge, duty and/or levy. We reserve the right to withhold and/or deduct all taxes, levies, duties and charges if required under any applicable laws.
8.6. Payments to you may be withheld to reflect or adjusted to exclude any amounts refunded or credited to advertisers and any amounts arising from invalid activity, as determined by us in our sole discretion. In addition to our other rights and remedies, we may withhold and offset any payments owed to you under these Terms against any fees you owe us under these Terms or any other agreement.
- Term and Termination
9.1. These Terms will enter into force upon you opening a Publisher Account, and may be terminated by either party without cause by providing a 30 (thirty) day prior written notice to the other party, unless the parties have agreed otherwise (the “Term”). Without derogating from the aforementioned, it is understood that the parties’ payment obligations in this Section 14 shall survive the termination of these Terms and keep their force until fully transferred to the other party.
9.2. In the event that either party is in breach of these Terms and fails to take actions to rectify any such breach within 30 (thirty) days following notice of such breach from the other party, the other party may terminate these Terms by providing a 72 (seventy-two) hour prior written notice to the other party. Without derogating from the aforementioned, we reserve the right to suspend your use of your Publisher Account and/or the Portuma Services, if we suspect any fraudulent activity done by you and/or anyone on your behalf, until an internal Portuma investigation is concluded regarding this matter.
9.3. The following will apply upon termination of these Terms: (a) your access to your Publisher Account and the Portuma Services will terminate; (b) you shall destroy any and all copies of your Publisher Account and the Portuma Services in your and/or anyone on your behalf’s possession or control; and (c) you shall return to us all of our Confidential Information.
9.4. Upon termination, the provisions of these Terms shall cease to have effect, save for the following provisions of these Terms which shall survive and continue to have effect, in accordance with their express terms or otherwise indefinitely: Sections 1, 1.5 8, 9, 9.1, 12, 13, 14, 15.3, 15.4, 16, 18, 19, 20, and 21.
10.1. You acknowledge and agree that we will obtain through the Portuma Services data related to End Users (including, but not limited to, personal data) using the Game which will be used by Portuma to provide you with the Portuma Services in accordance with these Terms. You further agree that in connection with the Portuma Services, Portuma may exchange information that is directly or indirectly collected from you, including End User data, with third parties who provide services to us, order to, among others, perform and improve the Portuma Services.
10.2. You represent, warrant and covenant that you shall be fully responsible for: (i) complying with any and all applicable laws, including without limitation, privacy laws, such as the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”), the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”), and any other applicable law relating to the collection, use and sharing of information about End Users by us and anyone on our behalf (including Advertisers); (ii) obtaining all necessary and required consents and/or have any and all ongoing legal bases from the End Users of the Game, so Portuma and the Advertisers will be able to provide the Portuma Services hereunder in a lawful manner; and (iii) any and all transparency-related obligations (including, without limitation, displaying any and all relevant and required privacy notices or policies).
10.3. You will not transmit any Personal Information about or relating to an End User under the age of 13 to Portuma). If you use the PortumaServices in a way that causes Portuma to collect Personal Information from Californian residents, you will provide all notices and offer all opt out choices required by the CCPA in accordance with the CCPA. You will not cause Portuma to be considered as a third party under the CCPA, and You shall defend, indemnify and hold us harmless at all times for any claims related to, or arising from, an End Users’ and/or any third party in connection with Portuma’s and/or the Advertisers use and/or transfer of the End User's data in connection with the Portuma Services.
10.4. To the extent that in accordance with applicable law you need a Data Processing Agreement (“DPA”) in place with us, please request it to your account manager and return it signed to us. In the event that you fail to comply with any data protection or privacy law or regulation, the GDPR and/or any provision of the DPA, and/or fails to return an executed version of the DPA to Company, then: (a) to the maximum extent permitted by law, you shall be solely and fully responsible and liable for any such breach, violation, infringement and/or processing of personal data without a DPA by Portuma and Portuma’s affiliates and subsidiaries (including, without limitation, their employees, officers, directors, subcontractors and agents); and (b) in the event of any claim of any kind related to any such breach, violation or infringement and/or any claim related to processing of personal data without a DPA, you shall defend, hold harmless and indemnify Portuma and Portuma’s affiliates and subsidiaries (including, without limitation, their employees, officers, directors, subcontractors and agents) from and against any and all losses, penalties, fines, damages, liabilities, settlements, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees.
10.5. Portuma provides you with a set of general options, features and capabilities. Since Portuma Services are available worldwide, we do not and cannot guarantee that the way you use, implement or choose any option, feature, service, solution or capability is or will be compliant with applicable laws that apply to End Users using your Game. You must choose each option, feature, service, solution or capability carefully and make sure it is compliant with all applicable laws. Your choice will be deemed as an instruction to Portuma for privacy purposes. However, you must not use Portuma Services in any manner which may infringe any applicable laws (including privacy or spam laws) or third party rights, including End User rights. For the avoidance of doubt, we have no direct relationship with the End Users and no obligation whatsoever to inform them about any of the above referenced to in this Section. If you do not comply, when applicable, with your obligations under applicable law, including, without limitation, as a data controller and/or as a business, you may not send Portuma any Ad request in a non-compliant manner that will cause Portuma and the Advertisers to be in a non-compliant position under applicable law when providing the Portuma Services.
11.1. We are not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any Advertiser, End User, the Portuma Network or any additional third party, nor will be responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software or failure of email on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage to your computer, device, software, system, server or program related to or resulting from the Publisher Account and/or the Portuma Services. Under no circumstances will we be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from anyone’s use or inability to use their Publisher Account and/or the Portuma Services.
11.2. We make no warranties or representations (whether express or implied by law, statute or otherwise) with respect to your Publisher Account and/or the Portuma Services and/or anything thereof affecting you, the End Users or any third parties, or any content, products or services available therein or related thereto or that our system, network, services, software or hardware (or any of which are provided to us by third parties) will be error-free or uninterrupted or with respect to the quality, merchantability, fitness for particular purpose, non-infringement or suitability of the Portuma Services. All warranties, representations and implied terms and conditions are hereby excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.
11.3. You acknowledge and agree that we have no control over and are merely a passive conduit with respect to any Advertisements and/or the Portuma Network and/or content that may be submitted by any Advertiser, and you are solely responsible and assume all liability and risk for determining whether or not any of your advertising campaigns are appropriate or acceptable.
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12.1. In no event will we be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive loss, injury or damage of any kind or for any loss of business, reputation, revenue, profits and/or data that arises under or in connection with these Terms or that results from the use of, or the inability to use, the Portuma Services, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such loss.
12.2. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary between the parties, in any event, our total, aggregate liability for all damages and losses arising under or in connection with these Terms, or that result from your use of or inability to use the Portuma Services, or in connection with any act or omission of any third party, including but not limited to Advertisers and/or End User, or any indemnification obligation or applicable law regarding data protection or privacy (including, without limitation, the DPA), whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or for breach of statutory duty or in any other way, shall not exceed the Consideration actually received from you over the previous three (3) months preceding the date of the event giving rise to the liability.
12.3. You shall defend, indemnify and hold us harmless from and against any and all claims, demands, liabilities, losses, damages, costs and expenses (including legal fees) resulting or arising from (i) your breach of these Terms; (ii) your use of your Publisher Account and/or the Portuma Services, and/or (iii) any claims regarding the Game and/or Placement Inventory and/or advertising campaigns (including without limitation IP infringement and privacy claims). Without derogating from or excusing your obligations under this section, we reserve the right (at your own expense), but are not under any obligation, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter which is subject to an indemnification by you if you choose not to defend or settle it. You agree not to settle any matter subject to an indemnification by you without first obtaining our express approval.
12.4 Without prejudice to any other rights or remedies available to us under these Terms or otherwise, we shall be entitled to set off any payments otherwise payable by us to you hereunder, against any liability of you to us, including (but not limited to) any claims we have against you resulting from or arising from, your breach of these Terms and/or your use of the License and/or Software and/or Publisher Account and/or Exchange and/or Ad Serving Solution.
13.1. Each party shall keep confidential and shall not disclose to any third party any and all proprietary information or confidential information disclosed to it by the disclosing party, and/or relating to the business, processes, practices, products, customers, accounts, finance or contractual arrangements or trade secrets of the disclosing party and any information concerning the Portuma Services, pricing of Ad Serving Solution campaigns, or the substance of any report, recommendations, advice, test disclosed in relation to any of the aforementioned (“Confidential Information”), and shall use such Confidential Information solely for the performance of its obligations under these Terms. If either party becomes aware of any breach of confidence by any of its employees, agents, or sub-contractors, it shall promptly notify the other party and give the other party all reasonable assistance in connection with any proceedings, which the other may institute against any such persons.
13.2. The obligations in Section 19 shall not apply to information that :(i) was already known to the receiving party prior to disclosure by the other party, (ii) that is in the public domain or which becomes part of the public domain through no fault of the receiving party, or (iii) to any information that is required to be disclosed by law. Either party may disclose Confidential Information that has been approved in advance in writing by the other party for disclosure.
13.3. No press release in respect of the execution of these Terms or any matters arising therefrom may be released by either party in respect of these Terms without the express written approval of the other party, save that each shall be entitled to make reasonable references to the other party and to the provisions of these Terms in their own corporate literature in connection with the promotion of that party’s business.
14.1. If either party is prevented or delayed in the performance of any of its obligations under these Terms by Force Majeure, that party shall:
14.1.1. Promptly serve notice in writing on the other party specifying the nature and extent of the circumstances giving rise to Force Majeure and the measures it is taking to remedy and/or mitigate the effects;
14.1.2. Use all reasonable endeavors without being obliged to incur any expenditure to mitigate the effects of Force Majeure and/or bring the Force Majeure event to a close, or to find a solution by which these Terms may be performed despite the continuation of the Force Majeure event;
14.1.3. Have no liability in respect of the performance of such of its obligations as are prevented by the Force Majeure events during the continuation of such events, and;
14.1.4. For such time after the affected Party ceases to perform its obligations as is necessary for that party, use its reasonable endeavors to recommence its affected operations in order for it to perform its obligations.
14.2. For the purposes of these Terms, “Force Majeure” means any cause beyond the reasonable control of the parties including, without limitation, any of the following:
14.2.1. War, insurrection, riot, civil disturbance, acts or attempted acts of terrorism
14.2.2. Fire, explosion, flood, storm;
14.2.3. Theft or malicious damage;
14.2.4. Strike, lock-out, or other industrial dispute (whether involving the workforce of the party so prevented or any other party), third party injunction;
14.2.5. National defense requirements, acts or regulations of national or local governments; or
14.2.6. Inability to obtain essential power, raw materials, labor, malfunction of machinery or apparatus.
15.1. Any notice or other documents to be given under these Terms shall be in writing and shall be deemed to have been duly given if delivered by hand or sent by recorded delivery to the other Party at an address noted in this Section 21.1. Any such notice or other documents shall be deemed to have been received by the addressee five (5) business days following the date of dispatch if the notice or other document is sent by registered post, or in the following business day after the day in which the notice is delivered by personal delivery or by confirmed email.
15.1.1. In the case of Portuma, notice shall be sent to [email protected]
15.1.2. .In the case of the Publisher, notice shall be sent to the Email address given by the Publisher upon registering a Publisher Account with Portuma.
15.2. In the event your information should change at any time and for whatever reason, you undertake to send us notification in writing as soon as possible with an updated and relevant Email address replacing the previous one, for us to send, and for you to receive, notices in accordance to these Terms.
15.3. There is no relationship of exclusivity, partnership, joint venture, employment, agency or franchise between you and us in connection with these Terms. Neither party has the authority to bind the other (including the making of any representation or warranty, the assumption of any obligation or liability and/or the exercise of any right or power), except as expressly provided in these Terms.
15.4. Except where you have received our prior written consent, you may not assign at law or in equity (including by way of a charge or declaration of trust), sub-license or deal in any other manner with these Terms or any rights under these Terms, or sub-contract any or all of your obligations under these Terms, or purport to do any of the same. Any purported assignment in breach of this clause shall confer no rights on the purported assignee.
15.5. These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Turkey without giving effect to conflicts of law principles. You irrevocably agree to submit, for the benefit of us, to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Tel-Aviv, for the settlement of any claim, dispute or matter arising out of or concerning these Terms or its enforceability and you waive any objection to proceedings in such courts on the grounds of venue or on the grounds that proceedings have been brought in an inconvenient forum.
15.6. Whenever possible, each provision of these Terms will be interpreted in such a manner as to be effective and valid under applicable law but, if any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any respect, such provision will be ineffective only to the extent of such invalidity, or unenforceability, without invalidating the remainder of these Terms or any other provision hereof.
15.7. These Terms embody the complete agreement and understanding of the parties hereto with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes any prior agreement or understanding between the parties in relation to such subject matter. Each of the parties acknowledges and agrees that in entering into these Terms, it has not relied on any statement, representation, guarantee warranty, understanding, undertaking, promise or assurance (whether negligently or innocently made) of any person (whether party to these Terms or not) other than as expressly set out in these Terms. Each party irrevocably and unconditionally waives all claims, rights and remedies which but for this clause it might otherwise have had in relation to any of the foregoing.
15.8. A person who is not a party to these Terms has no right to rely upon or enforce any term of these Terms.
15.9. Unless specifically agreed otherwise, Portuma shall be entitled to make or send public announcements, communications or circulars concerning your engagement with us, and you hereby permit Portuma to display your name and logo, as well as the right to use screenshots/videos of the Game in Portuma’s marketing materials and/or website.
- With respect to Section 7.2 in these Terms, in the event you use Portuma Platform to sell your inventory via the Portuma Ad Exchange, we shall receive 30% (thirty percent) of the revenue share fee and transfer to you 70% (seventy percent).
- With respect to Section 8.3 in these Terms, in the event you use the Portuma Platform’s Ad Serving Solution to arrange internal ad campaigns we will charge an Ad Serving Fee based on volume:
0 – 1,000,000 monthly impressions
$0.70 per 1000 banner impressions / $1.00 per 1000 video impressions
1,000,000 – 10,000,000 monthly impressions
$0.50 per 1000 banner imps / $0.70 per 1000 video impressions
10,000,000 – 100,000,000 monthly impressions
$0.30 per 1000 banner imps / $0.40 per 1000 video impressions
100,000,000+ monthly impressions
1000 banner imps $0.20 / $0.25 per 1000 video impressions