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Application Terms of Use for Mobile and Social Network

This application is operated and provided by Sony Computer Entertainment Europe Limited of 10 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7LP, United Kingdom ("SCEE"). We provide a number of applications with many different features. These Terms of Use set out how you may use our applications, although not all features will be available in all applications. Our applications may only be available in certain countries and languages. You may require a current, valid subscription to our services in order to access and use our applications.

By installing and using this application, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use and the terms of use of any third party software or website on which you access or use this application. Your access to and use of any Sony Entertainment Network ("SEN") or PlayStation®Network ("PSN") services via our applications is also subject to the terms of the PSN/SEN terms of service and user agreement. We reserve the right to amend these Terms of Use from time to time, so you should review this page from time to time for any changes. Additional terms may apply to particular features or promotions.

If you install and use this application, we may collect information about you. Please read our Privacy Policy to understand how information collected via our applications and websites is used.

 

1. The Store Owner

These Terms of Use are between you and SCEE and not the owner of the store (the "Store Owner") on which you purchased the application (the "App Store"). SCEE (and not the Store Owner) is solely responsible for the content of the application, except as set out in these Terms of Use.

 

2. Children

Some applications or content available via our applications may not be appropriate for children under a certain age. In some cases, ratings will be displayed to indicate the suitability of content or access may be restricted to certain age groups. Parents and guardians should supervise their children's access to and use of our applications and in particular, their use of any community features.

 

3. Intellectual Property

All intellectual property rights in the application and in the information, content and software available via the application belong to SCEE, our licensors and/or the operator of the third party website on which you access or use the application. Much of the application is protected by copyright, trade mark, database rights and other intellectual property rights. Unless otherwise stated, you are entitled to install and use the application only for your personal use. You must not copy, modify, adapt, distribute, publish, sell, licence or transfer all or any part of the application to anyone else. You must not use the application for any commercial purpose or on any product other than one that you own or control and which lawfully runs the Store Owner's operating system, and you must use the application in accordance with the user terms of the App Store. Except to the extent permitted by applicable law, you must not disassemble, de-compile, reverse engineer or otherwise break or attempt to break encryption protecting the application.

 

4. Availability

Our applications are provided on an "as is" basis. At times, applications may not be available or may be affected by faults or maintenance work, or by circumstances outside our control. No warranty is given about the quality, functionality, availability or performance of our applications or any content or services accessed via our applications. We reserve the right to change, suspend or withdraw all or any part of any application and to suspend your access to the application, at any time without notice. You are responsible for your Internet Service Provider fees and any other fees related to your use of our applications.

You must not damage, interfere with or disrupt access to our applications, nor do anything that may impair functionality or interfere with another person's access to our applications. You must not use the applications in any way that is unlawful or damaging to SCEE, our affiliated companies, the operator of any third party platform on which you accessed or used the application or any other person.

 

5. Community

You are entirely responsible for any text, video, audio, images, photographs or any other materials or content you upload or share via our applications. Please use any available community features responsibly. In particular, do not upload or share content that infringes the law or third party rights, or which includes activities or statements which are discriminatory, offensive, obscene or defamatory or which may cause offence to others on grounds of nationality, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, religion, faith or disability. You should not use any community features for any commercial purpose.

You grant us a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free and fully transferable right to use, copy, modify, publish and display any content which you upload or share via our applications and to incorporate it in other works. You waive any moral rights which you may have in this content.

You understand that we do not monitor all user-generated content uploaded or shared via our applications and we are under no obligation to do so. However, we reserve the right to monitor all such content and, without notice, to edit, delete or remove any content which we deem to be inappropriate. The views expressed via our applications are those of members of the public and are not those of SCEE, our affiliated companies, licensors or partners. If you believe that any content breaches these Terms of Use, please report to us and/or the operator of the platform or website on which you have accessed and used the application, or use the Report button (if available).

 

6. Links to other sites

We have not approved or checked any third party websites on which you access or use the application or which are linked to the application and we are not responsible or liable in any way for their content. Your use of third party websites will be subject to the terms and conditions of those websites and platforms.

 

7. Disclaimer

SCEE does not warrant the accuracy, reliability or completeness of our applications or any content or services accessed via our applications. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, SCEE, our affiliated companies, licensors and the operators of third party websites where you accessed or used the application exclude all liability for any loss or damage suffered by you or any third party whether direct or indirect, incidental or consequential and howsoever arising from your use of or access to, or inability to use or access an application, including any loss of data or damage caused by downloading the application.

In addition, neither SCEE nor the Store Owner offers any maintenance or support services with respect to the application.

You may have rights as a consumer which are not affected by these Terms of Use.

You can exercise any such rights against the party from whom you purchased the application. That party will be identified in the App Store terms of use and may be SCEE or the Store Owner.

Other than as set out above and to the extent permitted by law, the Store Owner will have no liability whatsoever with respect to the application, including without limitation in relation to (i) product liability claims; (ii) any claim that the application fails to conform to any applicable legal or regulatory requirements; (iii) claims arising under consumer protection or similar legislation; and (iv) any claims that the application infringes a third party's intellectual property rights.

 

8. Severance

If any provision of these Terms of Use is deemed unlawful, void or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect.

 

9. Contact Details

If you have any questions or complaints regarding the application, please contact our support team at eu.playstation.com/support.

 

10. Third Party Beneficiaries

The Store Owner and its subsidiaries are third party beneficiaries under these Terms of Use, and each shall have the right (and will be deemed to have accepted the right) to enforce these Terms of Use against you as a third party beneficiary.

 

11. Legal Compliance

You warrant and represent that (i) 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; and (ii) you are not listed on any U.S. Government list of prohibited or restricted parties.

 

12. Governing law

These Terms of Use are governed by English law. The contract between you and SCEE is formed in England.