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Your use of this website ("Service") constitutes your acceptance of the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to any of these terms, do not use or access the Service. We reserve the right to amend this Agreement at any time and without notice. Please check these Terms of Use periodically for possible changes.
1.- General information
The website www.unitedfoodrepublic.com (hereinafter the Website) and the name UnitedFoodRepublic are proprietorship of Grupo HS3, S.L. (hereinafter, the Contractor), based in Spain (Barcelona, Gran de Gràcia 15, 1-1, 08012).
2.- Intellectual and Industrial Property
All contents of the website, domain name, trademarks, service marks and logos appearing on the website, except items posted with permission of their respective owners and content developed by or for the promoters of each project, which is governed by the provisions of each contract between the developer and UnitedFoodRepublic are the property of the Contractor. Nothing contained on the website, including this Legal Notice may be total or partial reproduction, distribution, processing, exploitation or commercialization by you or by others without the express authorization of the Owner. Such authorization may be requested through reports to the email address of contact: info@unitedfoodrepublic.com.
Content, trademarks and logos outside the holder appearing on the website belong to their respective owners, and these shall be responsible to turn to in their property or in case of any dispute that may arise. Placing or posting on the website of the foregoing has been done prior authorization from the owner.
3.- Registration
You may view Content on the Site without registering, but as a condition of using certain aspects of the Service, you may be required to register on UnitedFoodRepublic and select a screen name ("User ID") and password. You shall provide accurate, complete, and updated registration information. Registration is only permitted to natural persons who reached the age of 18 years at least and are unlimited in legal capacity. Failure to do so shall constitute a breach of the Terms of Use, which may result in immediate termination of your account. You shall not use as a User ID, domain name, or project name, any name or term that (1) is the name of another person, with the intent to impersonate that person; (2) is subject to any rights of another person, without appropriate authorization; or (3) is otherwise offensive, vulgar, or obscene. The Contractor reserves the right in its sole discretion to refuse registration of or cancel a User ID, domain name, and project name. You are solely responsible for activity that occurs on your account and shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password for the Site. You shall never use another User account without the other User's express permission. You will immediately notify the Contractor in writing of any unauthorized use of your account, or other known account-related security breach.

5.- Funding
UnitedFoodRepublic is a platform where Project Creators run campaigns to fund gastronomic projects by offering vouchers to raise money from Supporters. The payment will be sent to the Project Creators through PayPal. UnitedFoodRepublic is not responsible for the launching of the projects. All relationships are solely between Users. UnitedFoodRepublic is under no obligation to become involved in disputes between any Users, or between Creators and Supporters.
The Contractor HS3, S.L. will charge a commission of 5-10% to the Project Creator, but only if the amount of money pledged as of the deadline is at least equal to the financing threshold/hurdle.
If the capital requirements ("Financing threshold") desired by the project creator are not reached, the funding will not come about.
The amount Supporters pledge is the amount they will be charged. Supporters can cancel their payment within 7 days after the transaction except that the campaign has already reached its funding.
In case the project can not be realized, then the creator and United Food Republic (Grupo HS3, S.L.) are obliged to pay back the entire amount of the money which he has received from the users. Alternatively, they can use their vouchers in alternative projects or locations if the supporter agree with this.

6.- Responsibilities and web site usage

The acceptance by User of this legal notice is a prerequisite for the use of the website. This Legal and contracts held if govern the relationship between you and the Contractor.
The Contractor shall not be liable for errors in attempts to access the website or its contents. However, the Contractor will make all due diligence to prevent such errors from occurring.
Unauthorized use of the information contained on the website, as well as injury to the rights of intellectual property on its contents will result in legal action. In case of establishment of a link to the website or any of its pages or content from another website, the Contractor shall not be liable for any misuse or activities contrary to law, morality or public order that made the headlines or Web site users that the hyperlink.
7.- Intellectual Property of Project Creators
The Contractor Grupo HS3, S.L. will not have any ownership rights over the projects to be financed through the web. Project creators keep 100% ownership of their work. The Contractor cannot commercialize or sell the project and will not obtain any economical benefit that the project may generate. The Service offers the project creators the possibility of updating any information related to the project. The Contractor will not have any ownership rights over that content. However, the Contractor needs the following license to perform and market the Service on your behalf and on behalf of its other Users and itself. You grant to the Contractor.
- the right to use, edit, modify, prepare derivative works of, reproduce, host, display, stream, transmit, playback, transcode, copy, feature, market, sell, distribute, and otherwise fully exploit your User Submissions and your trademarks, service marks, slogans, logos, and similar proprietary rights (collectively, the "Trademarks")
- permit others to reproduce, download and view the work.
- permit others to use and publish, the User Submissions, Trademarks, names, likenesses, and personal and biographical materials of you and the members of your group, in connection with the provision or marketing of the Service.
8.- Termination
The Contractor may terminate your access to the Service, without cause or notice, which may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with your account. If you wish to terminate your account, you may do so by following the instructions on the Site.
9.- Applicable law and jurisdiction
The Contractor and the User acknowledge that this website is governed by Spanish law. Any controversy or claim on the website, the Legal Notice or the interpretation or application of its provisions, shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Barcelona (Spain), expressly waiving any other jurisdiction or legislation they might correspond.