Terms and Conditions of Use os this Website

1. Owner of this Website:

The owner of this domain and of this Website as well as of all subdomains and directories thereof (hereinafter indistinctly referred to as the ‘Web’, the ‘Website’ or the ‘Platform’) is:

MEANDMYLIFE S.L.U.

Centro de Negocios Puerta de Banús, Bloque A, Oficina nº 6

29660 Marbella - Malaga (Spain)

European VAT Number: ESB93440691

registered with the Malaga Companies House, volume 5.468, sheet 145, page MA-131.609 

Phone: [+34] 952 004 100

E-mail: info@meandmylife.com

Hereinafter ‘ME&MYLIFE’ or ‘we’.

 

2. Use of this Website:

Although you can access for free the ME&MYLIFE Website without any obligation to purchase, the access to this website and the later use of this website are governed by the following terms of use. However, many services provided require prior registration for the creation of a Client Account.

You access this Website under your sole responsibility, stating that you have sufficient legal capacity to bind yourself in the manner established herein.

On this Website, you can purchase the articles displayed by ME&MYLIFE in the manner established in the Terms of Purchase.

Furthermore, on this Web site, we display a multitude of contents associated with our brand and organize a variety of promotional actions in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.

2.1. Language: You can access this Website in Spanish and English by selecting the language you prefer in the relevant tab of the Start Menu. We will inform you in the event that this Website becomes accessible in any other language.

It is explicitly pointed out that, In the event of disagreement, dispute or discrepancy, the legal texts in Spanish will prevail over those published in any other language.

2.2. Adequate and responsible use of this Website: You must make an adequate and responsible use of the resources that ME&MYLIFE puts at your disposal on this Website by fulfilling the obligations established herein: you must abide by moral principles, comply with public order regulations and behave in a way that is not contrary to good manners and is not against current legal standards; you must also refrain from causing any damage to ME&MYLIFE or to any third party.

It is therefore strictly forbidden: 

  • To use this Website, as well as its contents and/or services, for engaging in illicit behavior that is contrary to either good faith or public order regulations.
  • To cause damages to the physical and logical systems of ME&MYLIFE, its providers or any third parties.
  • To introduce into or spread either computer viruses in it or in any other physical or logical systems that are capable of causing any kind of damage or prejudice.
  • To use crawling, screen scraping, web scraping techniques or any other programming techniques or automated means that either allow data mining or grant access to data hosted, stored or accessible on this Website, without explicit written permission from ME&MYLIFE.

2.3. User´s registration on the Website: In order to be able to enjoy most of the services provided on this Website, you must register and create a “Client Account”.

In order to create a Client Account, you must provide the following data in the Form put at your disposal for such a purpose:

Nickname or Alias, e-mail, to choose a password, name, surnames, date of birth, sex, city and country.

You may prefer to register with us through your "Social Logins" on Facebook and Instagram. In this case and once you have logged in to each of the social media for such a purpose, the social media will provide your data to us.

However, in such a case, you must ensure that the name in your profile on social media is actually your real name and fill in the rest of the data requested by us to be able to attend your queries.

Bear in mind that we automatically create your Client Account based on the e-mail that you use in social media that you have used in your Social Login and therefore, if you use different e-mails for every social media, you should register on our Website using your favorite e-mail; you will then be able to associate your social media with your profile in the control panel of your Client Account. 

Once you have done this, you will be able to log in to this Website through any of the associated social media, as all the e-mails of your social media profiles will be recognized.

In order to complete registration, you must read and, provided you agree, you must accept that your data will be processed in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use of this Website by ticking the boxes provided for such a purpose.

Registration in the Client Account will allow you to purchase the articles of ME&MYLIFE without having to provide your data every time, as well as to take part in the promotional contests organized by ME&MYLIFE.

The data that you provide to us must be accurate, complete, truthful and updated; they will be processed and treated in accordance with the regulations that are in force on the subject of personal data protection.

ME&MYLIFE reserves the right to deny any registration request, any service  provided and participation in promotional actions, in the event that a user fails to comply with such requirements.

You can request the cancellation of your Client Account at any time by sending an e-mail to unregister@meandmylife.com. Bear in mind that, in such a case, we will lose the data related to your interaction with our Website, promotional actions, etc… Under no circumstances the request for unregistering with us will affect the rights over the artwork ceded to us in the NEW TALENTS CONTEST.

2.4. Participation of the user in this Website: In the event that this Website provides resources to you for the purpose of actively taking part (such as, for example, uploading contents to United Feelings), it is strictly forbidden to spread either contents or propaganda that have an illicit nature, that are contrary to public order or safety, racist, xenophobic, that amounts to either a glorification of terrorism, a violation of human rights or an incitement to hate, harm the dignity of any person, have an insulting or slanderous nature and, in general, any content that ME&MYLIFE will consider inappropriate for the purposes of this Website.

ME&MYLIFE reserves the right to withdraw all comments and/or contents that fail to comply with the above.

 In any case, ME&MYLIFE will not be liable for the opinions expressed by the users through any resources or participation tools that may be created, except if so explicitly provided by the applicable regulations.

2.5. Intellectual property of the contents generated by the user: You are the author of the contents created by you that are protected by intellectual property rights.

However, if you decide to share some of these contents on this Website (for example in United Feelings), by accepting these Terms of Use, you are stating that you are in full possession of the rights over these contents and that you are granting ME&MYLIFE an international, royalty-free license subject to sublicensing, transferable and non-exclusive for hosting, using, distributing, modifying, publishing, copying, displaying or publicly exhibiting and transforming your contents, as well as for creating other artworks arising from these, during the legal term of validity of the protection of the rights ceded to us, for use both on this Website and in the resources available on the Internet, such as social media, landing pages and promotional leaflets or any advertising action.

In order to be entitled to publish your contents on this Website, you must be legally legitimized for such a purpose. For this reason, you must abstain from publishing any contents for which:

  • You do not have any intellectual property rights or rights of any other nature for the reproduction, distribution, public communication, including the modality of putting at the disposal or transformation thereof.
  • You do not have the required authorizations or permissions from the natural persons who, where appropriate, appear in these contents, for the purpose of not infringing the right to personal data protection, as well as neither launching attacks upon anyone’s honor nor illegitimately interfering with personal and family-related or personal aspects of anyone’s right to privacy nor infringing on the right to anyone’s own image. 

As user of the ME&MYLIFE Platform, you have the obligation to get the authorizations, permissions or licenses that, where appropriate, prove necessary for either inserting or publishing any contents on the ME&MYLIFE platform. You also explicitly state that, by the mere fact that you are publishing these contents, you already have the authorizations, permissions and/or licenses to do so and that you will assume any kind of liability for doing so.

2.6.  Reporting either inadequate use of contents or inappropriate activities: Any illicit or inadequate use of the contents inserted on this Website can be reported to us by sending an e-mail to customer.service@meandmylife.com indicating in the subject matter: "INADEQUATE USE OF CONTENTS”. We will analyse the contents purported to be either inadequate or illegal and will act accordingly. 

2.7. Local Time in Spain: Anything in these Terms of Use mentioning a specific time refers to local time (UTC) in Spain.

 

3. Liability: 

ME&MYLIFE is unable to warrant that any interruptions or errors will not occur when you access this Website. However, we are firmly committed to take all steps for either reconnecting or fixing any incident as soon as we become aware of it, unless the incident is due to circumstances beyond the control of ME&MYLIFE that make it either difficult or impossible to resolve the incident. 

 

4. Intellectual property of the contents of this Website:

A great variety of features and/or contents are published on this Website: designs (combinations of color, structure and design), drawings, images, audiovisual content, texts, software and/or applications that are necessary for this Website to operate, be accessed and used, etc… (Hereinafter THE CONTENTS).

ME&MYLIFE owns the exclusive rights to exploit ALL CONTENTS, whereby the reproduction, distribution, public communication - including the putting of contents at the disposal- and the transformation, in any support and through any technical means, of the CONTENTS are explicitly forbidden, without prior explicit written permission from ME&MYLIFE. 

 

5. Industrial property of the ME&MYLIFE brand: 

ME&MYLIFE is the legitimate owner of the ME&MYLIFE brand that is registered in different territories regarding different articles and services thereof.

 

6. Linking Policy:

6.1. Links from other Websites: If you wish to access any of the web pages of ME&MYLIFE from the web page of another Internet portal, you will have to fulfill the following conditions:

  • Neither the full or partial reproduction of any of the services or contents of this Website, nor the establishment of deep-links, nor any IMG linking or image link, nor frames with the website of ME&MYLIFE are allowed, without prior explicit written permission from ME&MYLIFE.
  • No user is allowed to make any false, inaccurate or incorrect statement neither on the website of ME&MYLIFE nor in the services or contents thereof. Except those signs that form part of the link, the website in which it is established may not contain any brand, trade name, shop sign, business name, logo, slogan or any other distinctive signs that belong to ME&MYLIFE, except with explicit authorization from ME&MYLIFE.
  • The establishment of the link will not imply the existence of any relation between ME&MYLIFE and the owner of the other website or of the other web portal from which the link is established and it will not imply that ME&MYLIFE is aware of and accepts the services and contents displayed on such other web page or portal.
  • ME&MYLIFE can neither be held liable for the contents or services put at the disposal of the general public on the other web page or web portal from which the hyperlink is established nor for the data and statements included in the other web page or portal.

6.2. Links to other websites: The ME&MYLIFE website may put at the disposal of the user  a series of links to other websites that are managed and controlled by third parties, solely and exclusively for the purpose of providing the user with an easier access when searching for data, contents and services on the Internet; under no circumstances the user may consider that ME&MYLIFE either markets, manages and/or controls in advance or makes the contents, services, data and statements available on those other websites unrelated to our brand its own.

ME&MYLIFE assumes no liability, not even in an indirect or subsidiary manner, for the contents, information, messages, opinions or services accessed from other websites unrelated to our brand that are not managed by ME&MYLIFE and that are accessible on the Internet. Furthermore, ME&MYLIFE does not warrant for any lack of virus or other elements contained in these other websites unrelated to our brand that may cause alterations to the computer system (hardware and software), the documents or the files of the user; any liability for damages of all kinds that may be caused to the user for this reason will therefore be excluded.

 

7. Breach of the rules. Right of Exclusion: 

Any failure to comply with these Terms of Use as well as any inappropriate use of this Website may be prosecuted; ME&MYLIFE will take any legal actions it may be entitled to for defending its legitimate interests. ME&MYLIFE reserves the right to either deny or withdraw access to this Website - without any obligation to serve any advance notice thereof - at its own request or at the request of a third party, in the event that any user fails to comply with these Terms of Use.

 

8. Rules of the “New Talents” Contest:

8.1. company ORGANIZING THE CONTEST:

The organizer of the NEW TALENTS CONTEST launched on this Website www.meandmylife.com ( hereinafter referred to as the Website), is the trading company MEANDMYLIFE S.L.U., which registered office is at Centro de Negocios Puerta de Banús, Bloque A, Oficina nº 6, 29660 Marbella, Malaga (Spain), holder of European VAT Number ESB93440691, duly registered with the Malaga Companies House in volume 5.468, sheet 145, page MA-131.609. Hereinafter referred to as ‘We’ or ‘ME&MYLIFE’.

You can get in touch with us for any query or clarification regarding the following Rules by writing to: new.talents@meandmylife.com.  

8.2. THE CONTEST:

The “NEW TALENTS” CONTEST will take place in accordance with these Rules and will be split into different categories; the contestant will be entitled to choose that he/she will enter this Contest in any of the following categories, with a maximum of 4 art works per category.

8.2.1. Story: Between 500 and 1.000 words long in the Spanish, English or French languages and about any of the Feelings or Attitudes specifically proposed in this section.

8.2.2. Illustration: Color drawing of a Character that identifies with the Feelings or Attitudes specifically proposed in this Section.

8.2.3. Comic: Between 3 and 6 sheets in DINA4 size, without any texts inside, either in black and white or in color, and concerning any of the Feelings or Attitudes specifically proposed in this section.

Optional: The Comic may consist of several vignettes i.e. comic drawings with descriptive-reflective texts underneath them that help us understand the Comic as well as make us Think and Feel.

8.2.4. Fashion: Design of a garment (from a Sock to a Haute Couture clothing), using contents from our website: Logos, Characters, enlarged/modified vignettes or parts of those vignettes or concerning any of the Feelings or Attitudes specifically proposed by ME&MYLIFE in this section.

8.2.5. Jewels: 3D design, concerning any of the Feelings or Attitudes specifically proposed in this section.

8.2.6. Music: Instrumental, vocal and/or mixed musical composition, in any language, concerning any Feeling or Attitude specifically proposed in this section.

The participant must upload his/her artwork to the Website of ME&MYLIFE by using the form provided for such a purpose, mentioning the title and providing a brief description of his/her artwork.

The types of files accepted by our system for uploading each artwork will appear in the New Talents section of the registration form.

8.3. Who will be entitled to participate?:

In order to take part in the “NEW TALENTS” CONTEST, you must fulfill each of the following requirements:

  • You must be registered on this Website by creating a Client Account. You must provide truthful, complete and updated data that are marked as compulsory in the form provided for such a purpose.
  • It is essential that the data provided by you in the registration fulfill these requirements. If this is not the case, you will be immediately excluded from participating in the Contest and/or you will be deprived of any prize that you may have won.
  • You must submit original and unpublished artwork. Your artwork may neither have been previously published in any type of physical or virtual support nor have taken part in any competition, exhibition, audition, contest, etc., You will assume full liability for failing to fulfill such requirements and/or for infringing on the intellectual property rights of any third parties. You are the only person responsible for the originality and authenticity of your artwork and, in the event that any third party claims against ME&MYLIFE for any infringement of intellectual property rights, we reserve the right to turn against the participant in breach of the Rules. 
  • You must be older than 16. If you are under age, you must ask your parents for permission in order to take part in the contest. For such a purpose, your parents/tutors may use the Authorization template available on our Website and send it to us duly filled in and signed.
  • You must be a resident in the Shipping Countries: the 28 countries of the European Union ( including the Canary Islands, Ceuta and Melilla in Spain) and Andorra, Iceland, Monaco, Norway, Switzerland, South Africa, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the U.S.A., Panama, Peru, China (including Hong Kong), South Korea, Japan, Singapore, Thailand, Australia,  Bahrein, Qatar, Kuwait and Oman.

8.4. How is the preselection done and how can I vote?:

8.4.1. Preselection:

A jury, consisting of ME&MYLIFE staff, will make a preselection of the artworks sent by the participants, and only those artworks that are preselected will be uploaded for display on this Website so that the registered users of the Website may vote for the artwork that they like the most.

The jury will discard any artwork that infringes on the rights of third parties or which subject matter is morally questionable or involves any religious, political or ideological topics.

ME&MYLIFE will have absolutely no obligation to publish any artwork that has not been preselected, although if we did not do so in the course of eight months from the end of the votes, all rights for exploiting the artworks will go back to their authors.

8.4.2. Voting:

Only the users who have registered with us on the Website of ME&MYLIFE through a Client Account will be entitled to vote.

The users, who are registered through a Client Account, will be entitled to vote every day for 3 artworks in every category, by assigning 5 points to the first best rated artwork, 2 points to the second best rated artwork and 1 point to the third best rated artwork.

You are not allowed to vote for the same artwork twice in the same week.

The participants in the contest are not entitled to vote for their own artwork.

8.5. Calendar of the Contest:

The idea of ME&MYLIFE is to periodically organize a contest. The first period begins on October 1, 2019 and ends on September 30, 2020. The winners will be announced on October 20, 2020. 

We reserve the right to extend the length of the Contest if at least 50 participants were not selected by ME&MLIFE in every category.  

8.6. Cession of rights:

The publication of the preselected and/or prized artworks will not imply any additional remuneration for its authors, who, from the moment they send their artwork to us for the contest, cede for free their rights over the exploitation of intellectual property (including as examples but not limited to the rights of reproduction, distribution, communication to the public and transformation) to ME&MYLIFE, as much the author’s rights as, where appropriate, any related rights, exclusively and with explicit power to grant as much exclusive as non-exclusive cessions to any third parties, worldwide and for the entire duration of the rights; and for all known and existing forms of exploitations at the time of the cession, particularly, including as examples but not limited to: the either direct or indirect display of all or part of the artworks in any support, either provisional or permanent; securing copies; the putting at the disposal of the general public either original copies or copies of the artworks through sale, rent, loan or donation; to put at disposal for exhibition purposes; to put at disposal without any prior distribution of copies, particularly, projection or public exhibition, broadcasting or by any other method that serves for the wireless diffusion of images, broadcasting or satellite communication, broadcasting to the general public by wire, cable, optical fiber or any other similar process, retransmission, public exhibition of either the originals or reproductions thereof, to put at disposal  through either wired or wireless processes so that anyone may gain access to the artworks from the place and at the time of his/her choosing; public access to the artworks incorporated in a database; as well as either the adaptation or modification of the artworks so that different artworks may arise from it.

8.7. PRIZES:

3 prizes will be awarded in each of the categories:

  • First prize: 3.000€
  • Second prize: 2.000€
  • Third prize: 1.000€

The first artwork selected by the jury of ME&MYLIFE among the 100 most voted artworks in every category will get the first prize.

The second artwork selected by the jury of ME&MYLIFE among the 100 most voted artworks in every category will get the second prize.

The third artwork selected by the jury of ME&MYLIFE among the 100 most voted artworks in every category will get the third prize.

 

9. Rules of the Gamuza Contest: 

9.1. Organizer of the Contest:

The organizer of the GAMUZA CONTEST, launched on this Website, is MEANDMYLIFE. You can get in touch with us for any query or clarification regarding the following Rules by writing to: contest@meandmylife.com

9.2. The contest:

The GAMUZA CONTEST will take place in accordance in accordance with these Rules.

With every MyLife or Casual Bracelet, the client will receive as a gift one of our 5 exclusive collectable Jewel Cleaning Cloths (‘Gamuza’) that represent each page of our Selfmade comic. 

The Jewel Cleaning Cloth will be randomly included with every purchase of ME&MYLIFE articles.

The contest basically consists of completing the collection of 5 ME&MYLIFE Jewel Cleaning Cloths.

9.3. Who will be entitled to take part?:

In order to participate in the GAMUZA CONTEST, you must fulfill each of the following requirements:

You must be registered on this Website by creating a Client Account and provide us with truthful, complete and updated data that are marked as compulsory in the form available on this Website for such a purpose.

It is essential that the data provided in your registration fulfill these requirements. Otherwise, you will be immediately excluded from participating in the contest and/or deprived of any prize that you may have won.

  • You must be older than 16. 
  • You must be a resident in the Shipping Countries: the 28 countries of the European Union ( including the Canary Islands, Ceuta and Melilla in Spain) and Andorra, Iceland, Monaco, Norway, Switzerland, South Africa, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the U.S.A., Panama, Peru, China (including Hong Kong), South Korea, Japan, Singapore, Thailand, Australia, Bahrein, Qatar, Kuwait and Oman.

9.4. What will the prize be and how can I win it?:

A 3.000 € prize will be awarded in cash to the participant, who manages to get 5 collectable ME&MYLIFE Jewel Cleaning Cloths and who is the first one to send us the entire collection to the postal address:

 

MeAndMyLife S.L.U.

Gamuza Contest

Centro de Negocios Puerta de Banús

Bloque A – Oficina 6.

29660 Puerto Banús – Marbella (Málaga)

Spain

 

Together with the Jewel Cleaning Cloths, you must enclose a letter indicating your name(s), surname(s), postal address and e-mail address, phone and bank account data in which you would like to receive the prize and a photocopy of your national identification document with your photo on it or passport.

In the event that several packages containing the complete collection of Jewel Cleaning Cloths as well as a letter are received in the facilities of ME&MYLIFE on the same date, the prize will be shared between all senders thereof.

Before shipping the prize, we may get in touch with the possible winner for the purpose of requesting documents that evidence the authenticity of the data provided during registration in the Client Account, in addition to the bank account number to which we will transfer the prize.

As soon as the relevant verifications are completed, the transfer will be sent to the winner(s) within 4 weeks at the latest.

9.5. How long is the period of validity of the Gamuza Contest?:

The period of validity will start at the beginning of the Contest and end as soon as one registered user of ME&MYLIFE wins the prize.

 

10. Common legal aspects to the Games and Contests:

10.1. Processing the data of the participants: As participant in the Contests of ME&MYLIFE, we will process your personal data (name, age, city, country of residence and the profile photo that you uploaded to our Website) for the following purposes that are inherent to the way the Contests are operated:

  • For the purpose of managing your participation in the Contest, you must accept the sending of any e-mails necessary to operate them.
  • For the purpose of publishing your data on this Website or in the social media profiles of ME&MYLIFE, in the event that you win any prize in the CONTESTS.

10.2. Obligations of the participants: You must make a proper use of this Website and the resources that we put at your disposal, by respecting laws, customs, morality and public order standards.

It is strictly forbidden to use the personal data of other users without proper permission from them. 

It is strictly forbidden to circumvent the measures that have been established to protect the services, to either damage the system or gain access without permission to these, to do inverse engineering for the purpose of trying to gain access to the source code or to the algorithms of the system and to take any another action for the purpose of trying to either damage or interfere with the systems and/or applications of ME&MYLIFE.

You are the only person liable for the data that you provide to us; you must therefore make sure to that your personal data are truthful, accurate, complete and updated. ME&MYLIFE will not be liable for any consequences arising from data that are false, inaccurate, incomplete or that you have no permission for providing them to us, including the inability for us to communicate with you, if ever you win any prize.

10.3. Right of Exclusion: Any failure to comply with the Rules of the Games and/or Contests, as well as any action taken in bad faith or that could be considered as being abusive, will give rise to the access to the Games and/or Contests being denied or withdrawn, and even to the registered user being blocked by us.

10.4. Claims: In the event of any incident that may arise regarding the Contests, kindly write to the following e-mail addresses:

 

NEW TALENTS Contest: new.talents@meandmylife.com

GAMUZA Contest: contest@meandmylife.com

Once we receive your claim, we will start analysing it and will answer you as soon as possible.

10.5. Taxation: For prizes which value is higher than THREE HUNDRED EUROS (300 €), articles 75.2 and 3. of Royal Decree 439/2007 that approved the Regulations concerning the Income Tax of Natural Persons in force in Spain, establish the obligation to withhold an amount in order to pay income tax as you earn on the prizes that are awarded to you as a result of the participation in games, contests, raffles or random combinations, whether or not these are linked to the offer, promotion or sale of certain goods, articles or services.

In accordance with the provisions of article 101.7 of Law 35/2006 dated November 28 regulating the Income Tax of Natural Persons in Spain: The percentage that must be withheld in order to pay your income tax as you earn on the prizes that are awarded as a result of the participation in games, contests, raffles or random combinations, whether or not these are linked to the offer, promotion or sale of certain goods, articles or services, is currently 19 %.

For the purpose of delivering a prize, the beneficiary of the prize will have to pay ME&MYLIFE the amount (currently 19 %) that must be legally withheld from the value of the prize in order to pay your income tax as you earn to the Spanish Tax office, as prizes are considered as capital gains.

In the same way, for the purpose of delivering the prizes it is compulsory to provide us with a tax identification number and/or a passport number.

10.6. Modification of the condition of the Games or suspension of the Games: We reserve the right to suspend, cancel, modify or extend any of our Games or Contests if there is a fair cause, including non-compliance with the number of participation foreseen for the promotion campaign, which require a minimum volume of 1,000 registers monthly, without this entailing a duty of compensation of any kind.

ME&MYLIFE reserves the right to exchange the articles and/or services included in the physical prizes for others that have an equivalent quality and/or value, in the event that unpredictable events occur or circumstances that were predictable become unavoidable or in the event of any circumstances beyond the control of our company.

11. Privacy Policy: We will use the personal data that you provide to us for the aforementioned purposes and in accordance with the provisions of our Privacy Policy.

12. Applicable legislation: These Terms and Conditions are governed by the provisions set forth by Spanish legislation.