Terms & Conditions

Welcome to Drivesome, an online social network dedicated to fostering meaningful connections among individuals. These terms and conditions serve as the governing framework for your use of the Drivesome platform. It is essential that you review these provisions carefully before engaging with our services. By accessing or using Drivesome, you unequivocally agree to abide by these terms and conditions.

  1. Acceptance of Terms

Your usage of the Drivesome platform signifies your acknowledgment and acceptance of the terms and conditions outlined herein. If, for any reason, you disagree with the provisions contained in this document, kindly refrain from utilizing our services.

  1. User Conduct

In your engagement with Drivesome, you are bound to adhere to the same standards of conduct expected in comparable social networking environments. This entails refraining from activities that contravene local, national, or international laws, infringe upon intellectual property rights, exhibit harassment or discrimination against fellow users, or disrupt the platform’s operational integrity.

  1. Content Sharing and Usage Rights

By uploading or sharing content, images, or data on Drivesome, you hereby grant Drivesome and its affiliated entities the right to employ, share, or distribute said content for various purposes, encompassing, but not limited to, commercial and advertising objectives. It is crucial to note that you retain ownership of your content, and this licensing agreement is essential for Drivesome to effectively deliver its services.

  1. Usernames and Account Discretion

Drivesome maintains the prerogative to revoke, ban, or remove usernames and accounts, guided by sole discretion. This course of action may be implemented if a username is found to be offensive, misleading, infringing upon trademarks, or otherwise violating the established terms and conditions.

  1. Limitation of Liability

Drivesome and its related parties, including Smart Business Building Pty Ltd and Drivesome Group International, shall not be held accountable for any damages, whether stemming from on-platform or off-platform activities, arising from your utilization of the Drivesome platform. This includes, but is not confined to, direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages. You acknowledge that your use of Drivesome is at your own risk.

  1. Legal Actions and Defamation

Legal actions pursued on the Drivesome platform must be conducted through appropriate legal channels. Frivolous legal actions or threats of legal action against Drivesome will not be tolerated. Instances of such actions will result in a minimum defamation action of $100,000 against the party initiating such frivolous claims.

  1. Amendments to Terms

Drivesome reserves the authority to alter, update, or modify these terms and conditions without prior notice. Your continued usage of the platform following such modifications constitutes your acceptance of the revised terms. It is your responsibility to periodically review these terms to remain informed about any adjustments.

  1. Governing Law

These terms and conditions shall be construed in accordance with and governed by the laws of the jurisdiction in which Drivesome operates.

  1. Eligibility and User Accountability

At Drivesome, we emphasize the importance of a responsible and accountable community, as it fosters a safer and more productive environment. Therefore, to ensure the integrity of our platform, specific eligibility criteria and user responsibilities are established. By utilizing Drivesome, you commit to the following:

  1. Authenticity and Accountability:

    Provide Real Name: Use your actual name, corresponding to your everyday life, when creating your Drivesome account.

    Accurate Information: Furnish accurate and up-to-date personal details to maintain transparency within our community.

    Single Account: Maintain one account, intended solely for personal use. Sharing accounts or creating multiple accounts for the same individual is strictly prohibited.

    Password Security: Safeguard your password and refrain from sharing access to your Drivesome account with others. Transferring your account to another person without our explicit permission is strictly prohibited.

  1. Eligibility Criteria:

    Age Requirement: Users must be at least 13 years old to use Drivesome.

    Sex Offender Prohibition: Individuals with a history of conviction as a sex offender are not permitted to use our platform.

    Previous Account Violations: If your Drivesome account has been previously disabled due to violations of our Terms and Conditions, Community Standards, or other relevant policies, you are prohibited from creating another account without our explicit permission. Authorization to create a new account is at the sole discretion of Drivesome and should not be misconstrued as an acknowledgment of wrongful disciplinary action.

    Legal Restrictions: If you are prohibited by applicable laws from accessing our products, services, or software, you are not eligible to use Drivesome.

  1. Permissions Granted to Drivesome

To provide our services effectively, Drivesome requires specific permissions from you. These permissions are crucial for enhancing your user experience and ensuring the seamless functionality of our platform. By using Drivesome, you grant us the following permissions:

  1. Content Ownership and Usage Rights:

    Ownership Retention: You retain ownership of intellectual property rights, such as copyright or trademarks, in any content you create and share on Drivesome.

    License Grant: To enable the provision and improvement of our services, you provide us with a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, and worldwide license to use the content you share on or in connection with our platform.

    Scope of License: This license allows us to host, use, distribute, modify, run, copy, publicly perform or display, translate, and create derivative works of your content, consistent with your privacy and application settings.

    Duration of License: This license remains in effect until your content is deleted from our systems.

  1. Content Deletion and Retention:

    Individual Content Deletion: You have the ability to delete individual content you share, post, or upload at any time. Content posted to your personal account will be deleted upon account deletion.

    Deletion Process Timing: Content may take up to 90 days to be fully deleted after we begin the account deletion process or receive a content deletion request. Content sent to the trash initiates the deletion process in 30 days, or sooner if you choose.

    Exceptional Retention: Content may not be deleted within 90 days in situations where it has been used by others under this license, technical limitations, legal obligations, safety considerations, or law enforcement requirements.

  1. Use of Name, Profile Picture, and Action Information:

    Advertising and Sponsored Content: You grant us permission to use your name, profile picture, and information about actions you’ve taken on Drivesome next to or in connection with ads, offers, and sponsored or commercial content displayed across our platform. No compensation will be provided to you for such usage.

    Example Scenarios: This usage could involve showcasing your interest in an advertised event or indicating that you’ve liked a page created by a brand that is running ads on Drivesome.

  1. Software Updates:

    Software Usage Permission: By downloading or using our software, you grant us permission to download and install updates to the software when available. This ensures that you benefit from the latest features and improvements.

  1. Updates to Terms and Conditions

Drivesome retains the right to modify, update, or amend these terms and conditions at its discretion. Any such changes will be communicated through appropriate channels, such as notifications on the platform or via email. Your continued utilization of Drivesome post-updates indicates your acceptance of the revised terms. It is incumbent upon you to periodically review these terms for awareness of any modifications.

  1. Account Suspension or Termination

Drivesome reserves the authority to suspend or terminate user accounts, temporarily or permanently, in line with these terms and conditions. Account suspension or termination may occur upon user violation of these terms, engagement in inappropriate behavior, or posing a threat to the well-being of the community. Drivesome also maintains the right to suspend or terminate accounts infringing upon applicable laws or regulations. You acknowledge that decisions regarding account suspension or termination are solely at Drivesome’s discretion and are considered final.

  1. Limits on Liability

You comprehend and concur that neither Drivesome nor its affiliated entities, encompassing Smart Business Building Pty Ltd and Drivesome Group International, will be held liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages arising from your utilization of the Drivesome platform. This limitation of liability pertains to both on-platform and off-platform actions, interactions, and content.

  1. Platform Conduct: Drivesome cannot be held liable for the behavior of other users on the platform. You acknowledge and embrace the understanding that interactions with fellow users are undertaken at your own risk.
  1. Content Accuracy: Drivesome does not ensure the accuracy, reliability, or authenticity of content shared on the platform. You concede that content posted by others is neither endorsed nor verified by Drivesome.
  1. Third-Party Links: Drivesome may feature links to third-party websites or resources. You concur that Drivesome is not accountable for the availability, accuracy, or content of such external sites or resources.
  1. Content Usage: Drivesome and its affiliates disclaim liability for any outcomes arising from the use, sharing, or distribution of content, images, or data shared on the platform, as permitted by the granted license.
  1. Third-Party Actions: Drivesome cannot be held accountable for actions or omissions of third parties, including advertisers, sponsors, and service providers, that interact with or are affiliated with the platform.
  1. Indemnification

By availing yourself of Drivesome, you pledge to indemnify, safeguard, and hold harmless Drivesome, its affiliates, employees, and representatives from any claims, damages, liabilities, losses, and expenses arising from your platform use, violation of these terms and conditions, or infringement upon others’ rights.

  1. Dispute Resolution

Disputes may arise between users and Drivesome, or amongst users themselves. We advocate for open communication and endeavor to resolve disputes fairly and harmoniously. Through your use of Drivesome, you assent to the following dispute resolution provisions:

  1. Informal Resolution: In the event of a concern or dispute, we recommend initial attempts at resolution through direct communication with involved parties. Frequently, misunderstandings can be clarified and resolved through open dialogue.
  1. Mediation: Should informal resolution prove ineffective, both parties agree to engage in mediation before pursuing formal legal action. Mediation, facilitated by a neutral third party, promotes constructive dialogue and consensus-building.
  1. Governing Law: These terms and conditions, along with any associated disputes, shall be interpreted and governed by the laws of the jurisdiction within which Drivesome operates.
  1. Jurisdiction: You and Drivesome mutually consent that any legal actions or proceedings arising from or related to these terms and conditions shall be exclusively brought before the courts within the jurisdiction of Drivesome’s operation. By extension, both parties relinquish any objections to venue in such courts.
  1. Class Action Waiver: Both parties acknowledge and accept that disputes shall be addressed solely on an individual basis and not pursued as class, consolidated, or representative actions. This arrangement implies that disputes shall be resolved on an individual basis, void of involvement from other users or parties.
  1. Binding Arbitration: In cases where mediation and negotiation efforts fail to yield resolution, both parties commit to resolve disputes through binding arbitration. This alternative dispute resolution mechanism facilitates prompt and impartial resolution, obviating the need for traditional legal proceedings.
  1. Contact Us

If you have any questions, concerns, or feedback regarding these terms and conditions, please feel free to reach out to us at [email protected]. We value your engagement with Drivesome and are here to assist you with any inquiries you may have.

  1. Legal Actions

In the event that any party intends to initiate legal action against users, Drivesome, or associated parties, a formal request must be sent to Drivesome’s legal department at the following address:

ATTN: Drivesome Legal
Marcus Parcel Collect 10119
53272 Avenues Shopping Centre, Shop 1
114 Payneham Road, Stepney
SA 5069

This request must encompass the plaintiff’s name, address, phone number, the legal counsel’s name, address, phone number, and comprehensive evidence and details pertaining to the alleged infringements. By initiating legal action, you acknowledge and agree that Drivesome retains the prerogative to charge a $100,000 retainer/bond for any case deemed frivolous.

We are committed to addressing legal matters in a fair and responsible manner and seek to uphold the integrity of our platform and community.

Thank you for choosing Drivesome as your preferred online social network.


The Drivesome Team