Terms & Conditions

LANTERN VENTURES LTD.Last Updated and Effective: September 29th, 2020Welcome to Lantern Ventures! By using our website at www.lanterndating.com and any subdomains (collectively the "Site"), or other products and services (including any related mobile applications) provided to you by us (collectively along with the Site, the “Services”), you agree to these Terms of Use, our Privacy policy, and any additional terms or product requirements applicable to the Services you use. If you do not agree to all of these Terms of Use, you are not authorized to use or access the Services.The Services are provided by Lantern Ventures, Ltd (“Lantern”, “we”, “us” and “our”). "You," "your" and "user" refer to any person or entity using the Services. We may revise these Terms of Use at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make, as they are binding on you throughout the length of time that you use the Services.ACCESSING THE SITE AND THE SERVICESUsage and access of the Site and the Services requires that you, the user, register for and are approved to use the Services. As such you are required to create an account, provide relevant information for that account and use the account in line with these Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy. Users must provide truthful and accurate information to use the Services. If your account contains any misleading or false information you may be barred from accessing the Services now and in the future. You may login and sign up using your Apple ID. If you do so, you authorize us to access and use your Apple ID account information, to the extent necessary to provide you access and use of the Services.You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your login credentials you use to sign up for Lantern, and you are solely responsible for all activities that occur under those credentials. If you think someone has gained access to your account, please immediately contact us at report@lanterndating.com .The Services are not intended for distribution or use in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject Lantern to any registration requirement within such jurisdiction or country.MODIFICATION OF SERVICESWe are always striving to improve the Services and bring you additional functionality that you will find engaging and useful. This means we may add new product features or enhancements from time to time as well as remove some features, and if these actions do not materially affect your rights or obligations, we may not provide you with notice before taking them. We may even suspend the Services entirely, in which event we will notify you in advance unless extenuating circumstances, such as safety or security concerns, prevent us from doing so.PRIVACYBy using the Services, you consent to our collection and use of personal data as outlined in our privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”). For more information regarding the information we collect from you and how we use it, please consult our Privacy Policy.ELIGIBILITY AND MINIMUM AGEYou must be at least 18 years of age, or the age of the majority of your province, territory or country, to register your account and use the Services. By creating an account and using the Service, you represent and warrant that:1.     You are at least 18 years of age2.     You can form a binding contract with Lantern.3.     You are not located in a country that is subject to a U.S. Government embargo, or that has been designated by the U.S. Government as a “terrorist supporting” country.4.     You are not prohibited by law from using our services.5.     You have not have been convicted of or pled no contest to a felony or indictable offense (or crime of similar severity), a sex crime, or any crime involving violence.6.     You are not required to register as a sex offender with any state, federal or local sex offender registry.7.     You do not have more than one account on our Services.8.     You are not a person who is barred from using the Service under the laws of the United States or any other applicable jurisdiction.9.     You will comply with this Terms of Use and all applicable local, state, national and international laws, rules and regulations, including without limitation, privacy laws, intellectual property laws, anti-spam laws, and regulatory requirements.10.  You have not previously been removed from our Services by us, unless you have our express written permission to create a new account.If at any time you cease to meet these requirements, you must immediately delete your account.PROPRIETARY RIGHTSThe Services are owned and operated by Lantern. Unless otherwise explicitly specified by Lantern, all materials that are included in or otherwise a part of the Services, including past, present, and future versions, domain names, source and object code, the text, site design, logos, graphics, and the “look and feel” of the Services (collectively, "Lantern Content"), are owned, controlled, or licensed by Lantern. Lantern Content is protected from unauthorized use, copying and dissemination by copyright, trademark, patent, and other laws, rules, regulations and treaties. Any unauthorized use of Lantern Content is prohibited. Any unauthorized use of the materials appearing on the Services may violate copyright, trademark, patent, and other applicable laws, rules, regulations, and treaties, and could result in criminal or civil penalties.SOFTWARE LICENSE AND SERVICESSubject to your compliance with these Terms of Use, Lantern hereby grants you a personal, non-exclusive, non-commercial, revocable, non-sublicensable and non-transferable license to access and use the Services in according with these Terms of Use. Per these Terms of Use, and unless expressly permitted by local law, you represent that you will only use Lantern Services in accordance with these Terms of Use and you agree not to:1.     use the Site or Services for any illegal purpose.2.     reverse engineer or copy Lantern Content and Services.3.     use the Services or any content contained in the Service for any commercial purposes without our written consent.4.     copy, modify, transmit, create any derivative works from, make use of, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, images, trademarks, trade names, service marks, or other intellectual property, content or proprietary information accessible through the Services without Lantern’s prior written consent.5.     express or imply that any statements you make are endorsed by Lantern.6.     use any robot, bot, spider, crawler, scraper, site search/retrieval application, proxy or other manual or automatic device, method or process to access, retrieve, index, “data mine,” or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Services or its contents.7.     use the Services in any way that could interfere with, disrupt or negatively affect the Services or the servers or networks connected to the Services.8.     upload viruses or other malicious code or otherwise compromise the security of the Services.9.     solicit money from or defraud any other users or harass, bully, stalk, intimidate, assault, defame, harm or otherwise mistreat any User or Member;10.  misrepresent your identity, age, current or previous positions, qualifications, or affiliations with a person or entity;11.  use another user’s account, share an account with another user, or maintain more than one account.12.  forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any information transmitted to or through the Services.13.  “frame” or “mirror” any part of the Services without Lantern’s prior written authorization.14.  use meta tags or code or other devices containing any reference to Lantern or the Service (or any trademark, trade name, service mark, logo or slogan of Lantern) to direct any person to any other website for any purpose.15.  modify, adapt, sublicense, translate, sell, reverse engineer, decipher, decompile or otherwise disassemble any portion of the Service, or cause others to do so.16.  solicit passwords for any purpose, or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other users or disseminate another person’s personal information without his or her permission17.  use or develop any third-party applications that interact with the Services or other user’s content or information without our written consent.18.  use, access, or publish the Lantern application programming interface without our written consent.19.  probe, scan or test the vulnerability of our Services or any system or network.20.  encourage or promote any activity that violates this Terms of Use.Lantern does not oversee, monitor, or otherwise guarantee any content accessed via the Site or Services and provides no warrantee with regard to this. Users are responsible for their own decisions. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Where you purchase a subscription or a license to access any Services or Lantern Content, you may not share that subscription or license with others. Lantern may impose reasonable limits on your scope of access to any Services or Lantern Content, including limits on time or number of materials accessed or machines used to access such Services or Lantern Content, to prevent unauthorized third-party access to or use of that Lantern Content.Lantern may investigate and take any available legal action in response to illegal and/ or unauthorized uses of the Service, including termination of your account.Any software that we provide you may automatically download and install upgrades, updates, or other new features. You may be able to adjust these automatic downloads through your device’s settings.USER CONTENTYou retain all rights and are solely responsible for the information you authorize us to access from your Apple ID and all content that you upload, post, deliver, publish, distribute, provide or otherwise link, transmit or store (hereafter “post” or “posting”) in connection with or relating to the Service (“User Content”), and, therefore, you agree to indemnify, defend, release, and hold us harmless from any claims made in connection with User Content. Notwithstanding the above, you grant us a non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable, sub-licensable, worldwide license to use, host, store, display, reproduce, re-post, modify, create derivative works, perform, and distribute User Content on the Site or Services or other third party websites or applications for purposes directly related to operating the Site or the Services including: providing, improving, promoting, developing, or facilitating the Services and use of the Services by you and other users. We reserve the right to access your account in order to respond to your requests for technical support. You agree that any User Content you place or that you authorize us to place on the Services may be viewed by other users and may be viewed by any person visiting or participating in the Services. By uploading User Content, you represent and warrant to us that you have all necessary rights and licenses to do so. Lantern’s license to your User Content shall be non-exclusive, except that Lantern’s license shall be exclusive with respect to derivative works created through use of the Services. You understand and agree that we may monitor or review any User Content you post as part of a Service. We may delete any User Content, in whole or in part, that in our sole judgment violates this Terms of Use or may harm the reputation of the Service. In consideration for Lantern allowing you to use the Service, you agree that we, our affiliates, and our third-party partners may place advertising on the Service.In addition to the foregoing, you grant to Lantern, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free license to use and incorporate into the Services any suggestion, enhancement request, recommendation, correction, or other feedback provided by you to Lantern without compensating you. In consideration for Lantern allowing you to use our Services, you agree that we, our affiliates, and our third-party partners may place advertising on our Services.You agree that Lantern may access, preserve and disclose your account information and User Content if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access, preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary, such as to: (i) comply with legal process; (ii) enforce this Terms of Use; (iii) respond to claims that any User Content violates the rights of third parties; (iv) respond to your requests for customer service; or (v) protect the rights, property or personal safety of Lantern or any other person.You represent and warrant to us that the information you provide to us or any other user is accurate, including any information submitted through any other third-party sources (if applicable), and that you will update your account information as necessary to ensure its accuracy. User content included on your individual profile should be relevant to the intended use of our Services. You may not display any personal contact or banking information, whether in relation to you or any other person (for example, names, home addresses or postcodes, telephone numbers, email addresses, URLs, credit/debit card or other banking details).You understand that even though data transfers on the Site and Services are encrypted and we do our best to protect the security of your information and User Content, we cannot guarantee that certain  operation of the Services, including transmission to and by Lantern's third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to operate and maintain the Services will always be properly encrypted. Accordingly, you acknowledge that you bear sole responsibility for adequate security, protection and backup of User Content. We will have no liability to you for any unauthorized access or use of any of User Content, or any corruption, deletion, destruction or loss of any of User Content.ACCEPTABLE USEOur Services may only be used for lawful and ethical purposes. You agree that you will not post: 1.     User Content that may infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual or proprietary right of any party, or any agreement with any party, including any licensing agreement entered into with a third party;2.     User Content that would constitute, encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party, or that would otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national or international law;3.     User Content that impersonates any person or entity or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity, including Lantern;4.     Personal information of any third party, including, without limitation, surname (family name), addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, Social Security numbers and credit card numbers;5.     Viruses, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files;6.     User Content that involves the transmission of “junk” mail or “spam”;7.     User Content that advertises or promotes any undertaking, for profit or otherwise, to other users or relates to commercial activities (including, without limitation, sales, competitions, promotions, and advertising, solicitation for services, “sugar daddy” or “sugar baby” relationships, links to other websites or premium line telephone numbers);8.     User Content that includes the image or likeness of another person without that person’s consent (or in the case of a minor, the minor’s parent or guardian), or is an image or likeness or a minor unaccompanied by the minor’s parent or guardian;9.     User Content that is completely unrelated to the topic of the Site and Services; or10.  User Content that is abusive, insulting or threatening, discriminatory or which promotes or encourages racism, sexism, hatred or bigotry11.  User Content or links to content that, in the sole judgment of Lantern, (a) violates the previous subsections herein, (b) is objectionable, (c) which restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Site or the Services, (d) spreads or supports hateful, obscene, inflammatory, defamatory, libelous or incendiary speech or content; (e) promotes sexually explicit or violent content, (f) could be deemed offensive or is likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy other users or persons, (g) which may expose Lantern or its affiliates or its users to any harm or liability of any type.You agree to comply with these Terms of Use and check this page from time to time to ensure you are aware of any change; to be respectful when communicating with any of our customer care representatives or other employees; to treat other users in a courteous and respectful manner, both on and off our Services; and use the latest version of the Services and Comply with all applicable laws. MEMBER CONTENTOther users of Lantern will also share content similar to User Content through the Services (“Member Content”). Member Content belongs to the user who posted the content and is stored on our servers and displayed via the Services at the direction of the user providing the Member Content.You do not have any rights in relation to other users' Member Content, and you may only use other Lantern users' personal information to the extent that your use of it matches Lantern's purpose of allowing people to meet one another. You may not use other users' information for commercial purposes, to spam, to harass, or to make unlawful threats. We reserve the right to terminate your Account if you misuse other users' information.Member Content is subject to the terms and conditions of Sections 512(c) and/or 512(d) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act 1998. If you have a complaint about Member Content, please see the ‘Intellectual Copyright Infringement and DMCA Compliance’ section below for more information.SAFETY & INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER MEMBERSThough Lantern strives to encourage a respectful member experience, it is not responsible for the conduct of any member on or off of the Services. You agree to use caution in all interactions with other members, particularly if you decide to communicate off the Services or meet in person.YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER MEMBERS. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT LANTERN DOES NOT CONDUCT CRIMINAL BACKGROUND OR IDENTITY VERIFICATION CHECKS ON ITS USERS OR OTHERWISE INQUIRE INTO THE BACKGROUND OF ITS MEMBERS. LANTERN MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE CONDUCT, IDENTITY, INTENTIONS, LEGITIMACY, OR VERACITY OF ITS USERS. LANTERN RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CONDUCT – AND YOU AUTHORIZE LANTERN TO CONDUCT – ANY CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK OR OTHER SCREENINGS (SUCH AS SEX OFFENDER REGISTER SEARCHES) AT ANY TIME USING AVAILABLE PUBLIC RECORDS OBTAINED BY IT OR WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF A CONSUMER REPORTING AGENCY, AND YOU AGREE THAT ANY INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE MAY BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. IF THE COMPANY DECIDES TO CONDUCT ANY SCREENING THROUGH A CONSUMER REPORTING AGENCY, YOU HEREBY AUTHORIZE THE COMPANY TO OBTAIN AND USE A CONSUMER REPORT ABOUT YOU TO DETERMINE YOUR ELIGIBILITY UNDER THESE TERMS.YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER USERS. SEX OFFENDER SCREENINGS AND OTHER TOOLS DO NOT GUARANTEE YOUR SAFETY AND ARE NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR FOLLOWING THE LAW AND THIS TERMS OF USE  AND OTHER SENSIBLE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS. ALWAYS USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND TAKE APPROPRIATE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS WHEN COMMUNICATING WITH OR MEETING NEW PEOPLE. COMMUNICATIONS RECEIVED THROUGH THE SERVICE, INCLUDING AUTOMATIC NOTIFICATIONS SENT BY LANTERN, MAY RESULT FROM USERS ENGAGING WITH THE SERVICE FOR IMPROPER PURPOSES, INCLUDING FRAUD, ABUSE, HARASSMENT, OR OTHER SUCH IMPROPER BEHAVIOR.INAPPROPRIATE CONTENT AND MISCONDUCT; REPORTINGLantern does not tolerate inappropriate content or behavior on our Services. We are committed to maintaining a positive and respectful community, and we do not tolerate any inappropriate content or misconduct, whether on or off of the Services. We encourage you to report any inappropriate Member Content or misconduct by other Users. You can report a user directly through the “Block and Report” link In our Services or by emailing us at report@lanterndating.comACCOUNT AND TERMINATIONWhen you create an account with us (the “Account”), you must provide us information that is accurate, complete, and current at all times. Failure to do so constitutes a breach of the Terms of Use, which may result in immediate termination of your account on our Services.You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use to access the Services and for any activities or actions under your password. You agree not to disclose your password to any third party. You must notify us immediately upon becoming aware of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your Account.If we determine, in our sole discretion, that you have breached or failed to comply with these Terms of Use or otherwise violated the law or any applicable rule or regulation or that your actions are harmful to us, we reserve the right to terminate or restrict your Account or your use of the Services, without notice nor liability. In the alternative, if you wish to terminate your account, you can contact us to do it at report@lanterndating.com or via the functionality of the Services. Deleting your account is your sole method of terminating this Agreement.In the event your account is terminated, your rights under these Terms of Use will automatically terminate. Accordingly, upon termination, your right to use the Services will immediately cease and you will lose all data related to your Account. In such an event, you must cease all use of the Site and Services. Our failure to insist upon or enforce your strict compliance with these Terms of Use will not constitute a waiver of any of our rights.SUBSCRIPTIONS, PAYMENTS & THIRD PARTY STORESThe Services may be dependent on and/or interoperate with third-party owned and/or operated platforms and services, e.g., Apple (iTunes, etc.), Google, etc. (each, a “Third Party Platform”) and may require that you be a registered member of such Third Party Platforms and provide certain account credentials and other information in order to access the Services. By using the Services, you agree to comply with any applicable terms, conditions or requirements promulgated by any provider of a Third Party Platform.We may make certain products and/or services available to users of the Services in consideration of a subscription fee or other fees (“Premium Services”), including the ability to purchase certain products, services and enhancements to the Services (“In-App Products”). If you choose to use Premium Services or purchase In-App Products, you acknowledge and agree that additional terms may apply to your use of, access to and purchase of such Premium Services and In-App Products, and such additional terms are incorporated herein by reference. You may purchase Premium Services and In-App Products through the Apple App Store, Google Play or other mobile or web application platforms or storefronts authorized by us (each, a “Payment Method” or “Third Party Store”). Once you have requested a Premium Service or In-App Product, you authorize us to charge your chosen Payment Method and your payment will be processed by the respective Third Party Store. Except as otherwise provided under the Terms of Use, your payment for the Premium Services and In-App Products is non-refundable and we will not, under any circumstances, issue cash refunds for early plan cancellation. If payment is not received by us from your chosen Payment Method, you agree to promptly pay all amounts due upon demand by us. Some Premium Services may charge you sales tax, depending on where you live, which may change from time to time.If you purchase an auto-recurring periodic subscription, your Payment Method will continue to be billed for the subscription until you cancel. After your initial subscription commitment period, and again after any subsequent subscription period, your subscription will automatically continue for an additional equivalent period, at the price you agreed to when subscribing. If you do not wish your subscription to renew automatically, or if you want to change or terminate your subscription, you will need to access your Third Party Store account or account settings on Lantern, as applicable, and follow instructions to cancel your subscription, even if you have otherwise deleted your account with us or if you have deleted the Lantern application from your device. Deleting your account on Lantern or deleting the Lantern application from your device does not cancel your subscription; Lantern will retain all funds charged to your Payment Method until you cancel your subscription on Lantern or the Third Party Store account, as applicable. If you cancel your subscription, you may use your subscription until the end of your then-current subscription term, and your subscription will not be renewed after your then-current term expires.We are not responsible and have no liability whatsoever for goods or services you obtain through the Third Party Store, our third party service providers or other web sites or web pages. We encourage you to make whatever investigation you feel necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any online transaction with any of these third parties.Please note that the payments made by you for Premium Services and In-App Products will be processed by your respective Third Party Store. In all cases, we are not responsible and have no liability whatsoever for any payment processing errors (including card processing, identity verification, analysis and regulatory compliance) or fees or other service-related issues, including those issues that may arise from inaccurate account information, or products or goods you obtain through your Third Party Stores. Further, Lantern does not guarantee that product descriptions or other content and products will be available, accurate, complete, reliable, current or error-free. Descriptions and images of, and references to, products or services (including Premium Services or In-App Products) do not imply our or any of our affiliates' endorsement of such products or services. Moreover, Lantern and its third party operational service providers reserve the right, with or without prior notice, for any or no reason, to change product descriptions, images, and references; to limit the available quantity of any product; to honor, or impose conditions on the honoring of, any coupon, coupon code, promotional code or other similar promotions; to bar any user from conducting any or all transaction(s); and/or to refuse to provide any user with any product. Further, if we terminate your use of or registration to the Services because you have breached these Terms of Use, you shall not be entitled to a refund of any unused portion of any fees, payments or other consideration. We encourage you to review the terms and conditions of the applicable Third Party Store before you make any In-App Products or Premium Service purchases.STATE SPECIFIC TERMSGenerally, all purchases are final and nonrefundable, and there are no refunds or credits for partially used periods, except if the laws applicable in your jurisdiction provide for refunds.For subscribers residing in Arizona, California, Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Rhode Island and Wisconsin, the terms below apply:You may cancel your subscription, without penalty or obligation, at any time prior to midnight of the third business day following the date you subscribed. In the event that you die before the end of your subscription period, your estate shall be entitled to a refund of that portion of any payment you had made for your subscription which is allocable to the period after your death. In the event that you become disabled (such that you are unable to use the services of Lantern) before the end of your subscription period, you shall be entitled to a refund of that portion of any payment you had made for your subscription which is allocable to the period after your disability by providing the company notice in the same manner as you request a refund as described below.To request a refund:If you subscribed using your Apple ID, refunds are handled by Apple, not Lantern. To request a refund, go to iTunes, click on your Apple ID, select “Purchase history,” find the transaction and hit “Report Problem”. You can also submit a request at https://getsupport.apple.com.If you subscribed using your Google Play Store account: please contact customer support at report@lanterndating.com with your order number for the Google Play Store (you can find the order number in the order confirmation email or by logging in to Google Wallet). You may also mail or deliver a signed and dated notice which states that you, the buyer, are canceling this agreement, or words of similar effect. Please also include the email address or mobile number associated with your account along with your order number. This notice shall be sent to: 333 West 41st Street #802, Miami Beach, FL 33140 (in addition, California and Ohio users may email us at the above address.Notice to California Subscribers:California Civil Code Section 1789.3 requires us to provide you with the following information: You may file grievances and complaints with the Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs, 400 R Street, Suite 1080, Sacramento, California, 95814, or by telephone at (916) 445-1254 or (800) 952-5210, or by email at dca@dca.ca.gov.PUSH NOTIFICATION AND LOCATION BASED FEATURESBy registering an Account and/or using the Service, you consent to receiving electronic communications from us relating to your Account, purchases and the Services. We may provide you with emails, text messages, push notifications, alerts and other messages related to the Services, such as enhancements, offers, products, events, and other promotions. You agree that any notices, agreements, disclosures or other communications that we send to you electronically will satisfy any legal communication requirements, including that such communications be in writing. You should maintain copies of electronic communications by printing a paper copy or saving an electronic copy.After accessing the Services, you may be asked to accept or deny push notifications/alerts. If you deny, you will not receive any push notifications/alerts. If you accept, push notifications/alerts will be automatically sent to you. If you no longer wish to receive push notifications/alerts from the Services, you may opt out by changing your notification settings on your mobile device. With respect to other types of messaging or communications, such as emails, text messages, etc., you can unsubscribe or opt out by either following the specific instructions included in such communications, by simply going to “Settings” on the profile page of the Application and changing the settings as you see fit or by emailing us with your request at report@lanterndating.comThe Services may allow access to or make available opportunities for you to view certain content and receive other products, services and/or other materials based on your location. To make these opportunities available to you, the Services will determine your location using one or more reference points, such as GPS, Bluetooth and/or software within your mobile device. If you have set your mobile device to disable GPS, Bluetooth or other location determining software or do not authorize the Services to access your location data, you will not be able to access such location-specific content, products, services and materials. For more about how the Services uses and retains your information, please read the Privacy Policy.DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTYTHE SERVICES, AND ALL SERVER AND NETWORK COMPONENTS ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR BAILMENT OF YOUR DATA ON OUR SERVERS OR SECURITY ASSOCIATED WITH THE TRANSMISSION OF INFORMATION TO US OR VIA THE SERVICES. YOU ALSO ACKNOWLEDGE THAT WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, ERROR-FREE OR VIRUS-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, NOR DO WE MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE SERVICES, AND NO INFORMATION, ADVICE OR SERVICES OBTAINED BY YOU FROM US OR THROUGH THE SERVICES SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THESE TERMS OF USE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES IS LAWFUL IN ANY PARTICULAR JURISDICTION, AND WE SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM SUCH WARRANTIES. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SERVICES YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOUR ACTIVITIES ARE LAWFUL IN EVERY JURISDICTION WHERE YOU ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICES.LANTERN TAKES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CONTENT THAT YOU OR ANOTHER MEMBER OR THIRD PARTY POSTS, SENDS OR RECEIVES THROUGH THE SERVICE. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS ACCESSED AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. LANTERN DISCLAIMS AND TAKES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CONDUCT OF YOU OR ANY OTHER MEMBER, ON OR OFF THE SERVICE.TO THE EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAWS, IN NO EVENT SHALL LANTERN, OR ITS SUBSIDIARIES OR ANY OF THEIR SHAREHOLDERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE (JOINTLY OR SEVERALLY) TO YOU FOR PERSONAL INJURY OR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER.SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR CERTAIN TYPES OF DAMAGES. THEREFORE, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS IN THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.NOTHING IN THESE TERMS OF USE SHALL AFFECT ANY NON-WAIVABLE STATUTORY RIGHTS THAT APPLY TO YOU. THIS SECTION SHALL SURVIVE ANY EXPIRATION OR TERMINATION OF YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH LANTERN.INDEMNIFICATIONYou agree to indemnify and hold Us, and our respective employees, directors, officers, and agents harmless from any liabilities, claims, expenses or demands, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising directly or indirectly out of (i) your misuse of the Services, (ii) your violation of the laws, rules, and regulations, (iii) your breach of these Terms of Use, (iv) your User Content, (v) your infringement of any intellectual property or other rights of any third party, including by breach of any license agreement with any third party resulting in the unauthorized uploading or storage of the third party’s materials or other intellectual property on our server, and (vi) any other matter for which you are responsible for hereunder or under law. You agree that your use of the Services shall be in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations. The obligations under this section shall survive any termination or expiration of these Terms of Use or your use of the Services.LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITESOur Services may contain advertisements and promotions offered by third parties and links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by Lantern.We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that Lantern shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.LIMITATION OF LIABILITYIN NO EVENT SHALL THE LANTERN BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, ECONOMIC, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSSES OR DAMAGES RELATED TO: (A) THE SERVICES; (B) THE LANTERN CONTENT; (C) USER CONTENT; (D) MEMBER CONTENT; (E) YOUR USE OF, INABILITY TO USE, OR THE PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE; (F) ACTION TAKEN IN CONNECTION WITH AN INVESTIGATION BY LANTERN OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES REGARDING YOUR USE OF THE SITE; (G) ACTION TAKEN IN CONNECTION WITH COPYRIGHT OR OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OWNERS; (H) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE SERVICES' TECHNICAL OPERATION; (I) THE CONDUCT OR CONTENT OF OTHER MEMBERS` OR THIRD PARTIES ON, THROUGH OR FOLLOWING USE OF THE SERVICE OR (J) ANY DAMAGE THAT RESULTS FROM EVENTS BEYOND OUR REASONABLE CONTROL, SUCH AS DAMAGES TO ANY USER'S COMPUTER, MOBILE DEVICE, OR OTHER EQUIPMENT OR TECHNOLOGY INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGE FROM ANY SECURITY BREACH OR FROM ANY VIRUS, BUGS, TAMPERING, FRAUD, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER LINE OR NETWORK FAILURE OR ANY OTHER TECHNICAL OR OTHER MALFUNCTION, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, WORK STOPPAGE, ACCURACY OF RESULTS, OR COMPUTER FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE OR EVEN IF LANTERN HAS BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT WILL LANTERN’S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES OR CAUSES OR ACTION EXCEED THE AMOUNTS PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, TO LANTERN IN THE PAST SIX MONTHS, OR $250, WHICHEVER IS GREATER. THE PRIOR LIMITATION ON DAMAGES IS NOT INTENDED TO LIMIT LANTERN’S OBLIGATION TO PAY PREVAILING PARTY COSTS OR FEES IF RECOVERABLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW. THE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH IN THIS SECTION WILL NOT LIMIT OR EXCLUDE LANTERN’S LIABILITY FOR LANTERN’S GROSS NEGLIGENCE, FRAUD OR INTENTIONAL, WILLFUL, MALICIOUS OR RECKLESS MISCONDUCT. THIS SECTION SHALL SURVIVE ANY EXPIRATION OR TERMINATION OF YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH LANTERN.YOU AGREE THAT IN THE EVENT YOU INCUR ANY DAMAGES, LOSSES OR INJURIES THAT ARISE OUT OF LANTERN’S ACTS OR OMISSIONS, THE DAMAGES, IF ANY, CAUSED TO YOU ARE NOT IRREPARABLE OR SUFFICIENT TO ENTITLE YOU TO AN INJUNCTION PREVENTING ANY EXPLOITATION OF ANY WEB SITE, PROPERTY, PRODUCT, SERVICE, OR OTHER LANTERN CONTENT OWNED OR CONTROLLED BY LANTERN, AND YOU WILL HAVE NO RIGHTS TO ENJOIN OR RESTRAIN THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION, DISTRIBUTION, ADVERTISING, EXHIBITION OR EXPLOITATION OF ANY WEB SITE, PROPERTY, PRODUCT, SERVICE, OR OTHER LANTERN CONTENT OWNED OR CONTROLLED BY LANTERN.BY ACCESSING THE SERVICES, YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU MAY BE WAIVING RIGHTS WITH RESPECT TO CLAIMS THAT ARE AT THIS TIME UNKNOWN OR UNSUSPECTED, AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH SUCH WAIVER, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND, AND HEREBY EXPRESSLY WAIVE, THE BENEFITS OF SECTION 1542 OF THE CIVIL CODE OF CALIFORNIA, AND ANY SIMILAR LAW OF ANY STATE OR TERRITORY, WHICH PROVIDES AS FOLLOWS: "A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE CREDITOR DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH IF KNOWN BY HIM MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR."THE OBLIGATIONS UNDER THIS SECTION SHALL SURVIVE ANY TERMINATION OR EXPIRATION OF THESE TERMS OF USE OR YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES.OFAC COMPLIANCEThe Services are subject to export control and economic sanctions laws and regulations administered or enforced by the United States Department of Commerce, Department of Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”), Department of State, and other United States authorities (collectively, “U.S. Trade Laws”). You may not use the Services to export or re-export, or permit the export or re-export, of software or technical data in violation of U.S. Trade Laws. In addition, by using the Services, you represent and warrant that you are not (a) an individual, organization or entity organized or located in a country or territory that is the target of OFAC sanctions (including Cuba, Iran, Syria, Sudan, North Korea, or the Crimea region of Ukraine); (b) designated as a Specially Designated National or Blocked Person by OFAC or otherwise owned, controlled, or acting on behalf of such a person; (c) otherwise a prohibited party under U.S. Trade Laws; or (d) engaged in nuclear, missile, chemical or biological weapons activities to which U.S. persons may not contribute without a U.S. Government license. Unless otherwise provided with explicit written permission, Lantern also does not register, and prohibits the use of any of our Services in connection with, any Country-Code Top Level Domain Name (“ccTLD”) for any country or territory that is the target of OFAC sanctions. The obligations under this section shall survive any termination or expiration of these Terms of Use or your use of the Services.INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT AND DMCA COMPLIANCEUsers may not post content or use the Services for content that infringes on a third party’s intellectual property rights and we may remove any such content, without prior notice to users. Please notify us if you are aware of any intellectual property right infringement by a user of our Services. In compliance with Section 512 of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (the “DMCA”), we designate the following individual to receive any notifications of an alleged infringement:Copyright Agent [       ]An effective notification should include:1.     A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;2.     Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site; 3.     Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material;4.     Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted; 5.     A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; 6.     A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.A notification that does not comply with all the above-mentioned requirements may not be valid. If you believe that a notice was wrongly filed against you, under the DMCA, you may file a counter-notice to our designated individual with the following information:1.     Your physical or electronic signature;2.     Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disabled;3.     A statement under penalty of perjury that you have a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled;4.     Your name, address, and telephone number, and a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which we are located, or if your address is outside of the United States, for any judicial district in which we may be found, and that you will accept service of process from the person who provided notification or an agent of such person.We are responsible for the investigation, defense, settlement and discharge of any intellectual property infringement relating to the Services.It is often difficult to determine if your intellectual property rights have been violated or if the DMCA requirements have been met. We may request additional information before we remove any infringing material. If a dispute develops as to the correct owner of the rights in question, we reserve the right to remove your content along with that of the alleged infringer pending resolution of the matter.Lantern will provide you with notice if your materials have been removed based on a third-party complaint of alleged infringement of the third-party's intellectual property rights.IF YOU KNOWINGLY MISREPRESENT THAT MATERIAL IS OR IS NOT INFRINGING, YOU MAY BE SUBJECT TO CIVIL PENALTIES. THESE INCLUDE MONETARY DAMAGES, COURT COSTS, AND ATTORNEYS' FEES INCURRED BY LANTERN, BY ANY COPYRIGHT OWNER, OR BY ANY COPYRIGHT OWNER'S LICENSEE THAT IS INJURED AS A RESULT OF RELIANCE UPON YOUR MISREPRESENTATION. YOU MAY ALSO BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL PROSECUTION FOR PERJURY. You agree we may provide your notice to the provider of the allegedly infringing material.We have a policy of terminating accounts of users who repeatedly and intentionally infringe the intellectual property rights of others.The obligations under this section shall survive any termination or expiration of these Terms of Use or your use of the Services.ENTIRE AGREEMENTThese Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement between you and Lantern concerning the subject matter described hereunder and supersede all prior agreements.NO WAIVEROur failure to enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Use will not be considered a waiver of those rights. If any provision of these Terms of Use is held to be unlawful, invalid or unenforceable by a court, the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use will remain in effect. These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between us regarding our Services, and supersede and replace any prior agreements we might have between us regarding the Services.ASSIGNMENTThese Terms of Use, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by Lantern without restriction. Any attempted transfer or assignment in violation hereof shall be null and void.COMPLAINTSUsers may submit complaints, in writing, to report@lanterndating.com . Users must provide a detailed description of the basis of their complaint and their contact information to enable us to respond in a timely and appropriate fashion. All complaints are reviewed by Lantern and users will receive a detailed response within 30 calendar days of submitting their complaint.If another user submits a complaint about your use of the service we will investigate and, if you are found to be in breach of these Terms of Use, your account will be disabled on a temporary or permanent basis. GOVERNING LAWThese Terms of Use and any action related thereto shall be governed and construed in accordance with the Federal Arbitration Act, federal arbitration law, and the laws of the State of New York in the United States, without regard to any applicable conflict of law provisions. Except as otherwise expressly set forth in “Dispute Resolution Process and Scope” below, the exclusive jurisdiction for all Disputes (defined below) that you and Lantern are not required to arbitrate will be the state and federal courts located in the federal or state courts of New York, U.S.A. You and Lantern consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction of courts in the State of New York and waive any objection to jurisdiction and venue in such courts.DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROCESS AND SCOPEInitial Dispute Resolution – You and Lantern each agree that any dispute, claim or controversy arising out of or relating to this Agreement or the breach, termination, enforcement, interpretation or validity thereof or the use of the Services (collectively, “Disputes”) will be resolved in accordance with this “Dispute Resolution Process and Scope” Section.  Before serving a demand for arbitration of a claim, User must first notify Lantern of the claim at Attn: Legal, 333 West 41st Street #802, Miami Beach, FL 33140  or by email to , and seek informal resolution of the claim. Any notice from you must include your name, pertinent account information, a brief description of the claim, and your contact information. Lantern shall have 60 days from the date of the receipt of the notice to informally resolve your claim, which, if successful, will preclude the need for any further action. Binding Arbitration.  If the parties do not reach an agreed-upon solution within a period of sixty (60) days from the time informal dispute resolution is initiated under the Initial Dispute Resolution provision above, then You and Lantern each agree that such Dispute will be resolved solely by binding, individual arbitration and not in a class, representative or consolidated action or proceeding. You and Lantern agree that the U.S. Federal Arbitration Act governs the interpretation and enforcement of this Agreement, and that you and Lantern are each waiving the right to a trial by jury or to participate in a class action. This arbitration provision shall survive termination of this Agreement.Exception: Notwithstanding the parties' decision to resolve all disputes through arbitration, as limited exceptions to the “Binding Arbitration” Section above (i) either party may seek to resolve a Dispute in small claims court if it qualifies; and (ii) we retain the right to seek injunctive or other equitable relief from a court to prevent (or enjoin) the the actual or threatened infringement or misappropriation of our intellectual property rights or proprietary rights or breach of the Terms of Use. In addition, you will retain the right to opt out of arbitration entirely and litigate any Dispute if you provide us with written notice of your desire to do so by email at within thirty (30) days following the date you first agree to this Agreement. Conducting Arbitration and Arbitration Rules. The arbitration will be conducted by the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”) under its Consumer Arbitration Rules (the “AAA Rules”) then in effect, except as modified by this Agreement. The AAA Rules are available at www.adr.org or by calling 1-800-778-7879. A party who wishes to start arbitration must submit a written Demand for Arbitration to AAA and give notice to the other party as specified in the AAA Rules. The AAA provides a form Demand for Arbitration at www.adr.org. If your claim is for U.S. $10,000 or less, you may choose whether the arbitration will be conducted solely on the basis of documents submitted to the arbitrator, through a telephonic or video-conference hearing, or by an in-person hearing as established by the AAA Rules.  If your claim exceeds U.S. $10,000, the right to a hearing will be determined by the AAA Rules. Any arbitration hearings will take place in the county where you live, unless we both agree to a different location. The parties agree that the arbitrator shall have exclusive authority to decide all issues relating to the interpretation, applicability, enforceability and scope of this arbitration agreement. The arbitrator's award damages must be consistent with the terms of Limitation of Liability section of these Terms of Use as to the types and the amounts of damages for which a party may be held liable.Arbitration Costs. Payment of all filing, administration and arbitrator fees will be governed by the AAA Rules. If we prevail in arbitration we’ll pay all of our attorneys’ fees and costs and won’t seek to recover them from you. If you prevail in arbitration you will be entitled to an award of attorneys’ fees and expenses to the extent provided under applicable law.Class Action Waiver. YOU AND LANTERN AGREE THAT EACH MAY BRING CLAIMS AGAINST THE OTHER ONLY IN YOUR OR ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY, AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PURPORTED CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE PROCEEDING. Further, if the parties’ dispute is resolved through arbitration, the arbitrator may not consolidate another person’s claims with your claims, and may not otherwise preside over any form of a representative or class proceeding. If any court or arbitrator determines that the class action waiver set forth in this paragraph is void or unenforceable for any reason or that an arbitration can proceed on a class basis, then the arbitration provisions set forth above shall be deemed null and void in their entirety and the parties shall be deemed to have not agreed to arbitrate disputes.Effect of Changes on Arbitration. Notwithstanding the provisions of the “Changes” Section below, if Lantern changes any of the terms of this “Dispute Resolution Process and Scope” Section after the date you first accepted this Agreement (or accepted any subsequent changes to this Agreement), you may reject any such change by sending us written notice (including by email to ) within 30 days of the date such change became effective, as indicated in the “Last Updated” date above or in the date of Lantern’s email to you notifying you of such change. By rejecting any change, you are agreeing that you will arbitrate any Dispute between you and Lantern in accordance with the terms of this this “Dispute Resolution Process and Scope” Section as of the date you first accepted this Agreement (or accepted any subsequent changes to this Agreement).Severability. Except as provided in the “Class Action Waiver” section, if any provision of these Terms of Use or Privacy Policy is deemed invalid, then that provision will be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary, and the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use will remain in full force and effect.Survival. This Dispute Process and Scope section and other provisions of this Terms of Use that by their nature are intended to survive termination or expiration of this Agreement shall survive any termination of your use of the Services.TRANSFERABILITYThis Terms of Use and the rights granted and obligations undertaken hereunder may not be transferred, assigned, or delegated in any manner by you, but may be freely transferred, assigned, or delegated by Lantern.CHANGESLantern may, from time to time and at our sole discretion, update these terms with or without notice to users. Users are encouraged to review our site, our Terms, and any notifications, messages and communications from us to ensure they are abreast of any changes as they are made. Ongoing use of the Site and Services implies consent to and acceptance of any changes. If you don’t agree to be bound by the updated Agreement, then you may not use the Services anymore. Because our Services are evolving over time we may change or discontinue all or any part of the Services, at any time and without notice, at our sole discretion.CONTACTIf you have any questions regarding this policy and your responsibilities under it please contact us at report@lanterndating.com