1. Portal terms of use for the "Startup.Network"

1.1. The provisions of these rules apply to the entire network of sites. The investment platform "Startup.Network", hereinafter is the "portal", namely:

startup.network

startup.ua

startupnetwork.ru

startupnetwork.kz

startupnetwork.by

startupnetwork.us

startupnetwork.pl

battle.startup.network

1.2. Rules are considered as a public offering and any action on these portals will automatically confirm the consent with the points of these rules.



2. Rules of public posting of  information on these portals

2.1. All of the information posted by users on these portals are automatically considered public information.


2.1.1. Including contact details, information on hosted projects, programs, requests and suggestions, etc.

2.1.2. An exception may be only letters of "feedback" as a direct private treatment.

2.2. The administration does not bear responsibility for fraudulent use of services, untruthful or false information posted on these portals.


2.2.1. In the case of any action specified in this clause, the user and his project can be removed and completely blocked by the administration without the possibility of recovering your information from the system.

2.2.2. Support and responsibility of the company and administration of these portals begin only from the moment of concluding a separate agreement with cooperation, provision of services or specific support. It is necessary to send a request to the relevant sections of the service.


3. The reason for any rejections of the hosted project moderators

3.1. Attempt posting links or contact information for the project to bypass the moderation.


3.1.1. When you try to embed the contact data outside of the established order, namely, video presentations, photos to the project, supplementary material, text description and others.

3.2. Wrong project name.


3.2.1. Can be accommodated the project with the name by which the project and contact details can be found on the Internet. An exception may be only with projects already signed a cooperation agreement with "Startup.Network".

3.3. When the project is not ready for submission on these portals.


Recommendations: Make sure all project details are completed and then resbumit for moderation.

3.4. In some cases, the deviation may occur due to the fact that the project does not have commercial initiatives, or prospects insufficient trained/worked out, cannot be represented or interesting to the investor in its current form, does not have practical use, profitability for investors, or does not significantly give the already existing successful projects.


Recommendation: Before re-submitting for approval, carefully review and make sure that the details are understandable before posting the project to benefit the investor, the viability of the project, clearly articulates the idea and benefits of the solved problems and challenges, and citing the actual numbers and market research.

3.5. The hosted projects are not an investment offer, they contain advertising service which includes, placing prices and offers.


Such projects are blocked without the possibility of re-submit it for moderation.

3.6. Perpetual motion, pyramid schemes, Logotronic, traders, as well as projects having basically invented nonexistent facts or content aimed at misrepresentation, deception, and other projects of questionable content or in any way falling under article UGK or prohibited by law or administrative regulations of the country which are focused (e.g., gambling).

3.7. When trying to duplicate the same project with the goal of creating a double project with the same content from the same author.


3.8. We reserve the right to reject the posting of any information and will block access to these portals without explanation. This includes the right to block projects with no possibility of re-sending for moderation.


Including the right to block projects with no possibility of re-sending for moderation.


4. Procedures for submitting the projects for moderation

4.1. Projects are reviewed by the moderator only after the project is sent for moderation, which is possible only after the full completion of the project card.


4.1.1. Foremost, for consideration is formed at the time of sending to the moderation.

4.1.2. Approval/Rejection of the application takes 1 to 7 business days.

4.2. After activation and placement of the projects on the portal changes can be made, the project will be automatically removed from the runway and will go into Edit mode.


4.2.1. To redeploy the projects they must be resubmitted for moderation.

4.3. Projects in general, are listed by date first moderation.


4.3.1. Date changes on the projects or re-moderations, does not affect your position in the list.

4.3.2. By default, the list displays the recommended projects.



5. Rules in the Portal and Access Contact Data

5.1. All bids from investors on the selection of projects published on the website without contact information.


To contact investors is possible only after agreement with the investment platform "Startup.Network".

It is possible to contact investors only after an agreement with the "Startup.Network".

5.1.1. The scheme works on a platform built solely after the "investor interest is associated with a project or platform that offers an investor with the most effective projects."

5.1.2. In order for your project to be considered for an interested investor. You need to describe your project thoroughly in the portal.

5.2. Opening/closing of the projects founders contacts are determined by the moderators of the Platform.


5.3. Promising projects is at the discretion of the moderator, they are placed without opening the contacts for the project, or with open contacts after the conclusion of the contract.


5.3.1. Projects with a concluded contract are allocated as recommended, they are fixed on the top of the list, and are open for public access contacts.

In order to become recommended, your project should pass a certain examination. The main reason is to test the hypotheses of the project, it includes the validation of the idea and its innovativeness, and differentiation from their nearest competitors and market size. Recommended draft concludes with the framework agreement and agrees to our conditions of cooperation (allocation of the shares in the project in exchange for participation and attracting investment or alternative conditions).

5.3.2. Direct access to contacts, projects with private contact data is available only to partners and investors and after conclusion of the contract with the “Startup.Network".

5.3.3. All promising projects will get featured, if you need our help with your project then you will be required to sign a contract. After the contract is signed, we will help you search for investment proposals from investors.

5.3.4. Upon receipt of required proposal from the investor, negotiations will start with the entrepreneur. 


This measure is intended for careful selection and searching quality proposals for investors and entrepreneurs, to increase the interest in cooperation and the conclusion of the contract.

In each case a contract is made with exclusive conditions depending on the cooperation options.

5.4. The location of the project with false or distorted data that is deliberately understated, may cause a complete blockage or the potentially cause the account to not be able to be recovered.