Quidd Affiliate Contract

Updated: June 29, 2018

In order to participate in the Quidd Affiliate Program it is compulsory to agree the following terms and conditions by checking the box and pressing the “Sign Up now” button, meaning that you understand and accept all the terms of Quidd Affiliate Program. The terms and conditions contained by this program may modify at any time by posting a modification note or a new program on Quidd site. If any terms or modification cannot be accepted, the only way to act is not to press the “Sign Up now” button or to cancel the participation in the Quidd Affiliate Program. The participation in the Affiliate Program after its modification represents the implicit acceptance of the specified modifications.

1. DEFINITIONS

1.1 Unless otherwise required or expressly stipulated, the following expressions will have the following meanings:

“Quidd” means Quidd, Inc. a Delaware corporation dba Quidd;

“Quidd Site” means the internet site of Quidd with the internet address: www.quidd.co;

“Affiliated site” means the internet site of the Affiliate as it is shown on the Quidd Affiliate program.

2. SUBJECT MATTER OF THE PROGRAM

2.1 The Quidd Affiliate Program is a special marketing program that facilitates the Affiliates to participate for promoting the Merchant’s Items.

2.2 In order to join the Quidd Affiliate Program, the Affiliate must meet and fulfill the following stages:

2.2.1 Opening an account

The Affiliate must fill the application form accessible on the Quidd Site and accept the conditions of Quidd Affiliate Program. At the reception of the application Quidd will analyze the application, allocate an ID to the Affiliate (sole identification number in the Quidd Affiliate Program) and shall communicate to the Affiliate via e-mail the login data of his account. The Affiliate will have an account accessed anytime through the Quidd site (secure pages) using his e-mail and Password. The account allows the Affiliate to benefit from various functions of the Quidd platform.

2.2.2 The approval

The Affiliate must choose from his account the fandoms and the items he or she wishes to promote, having to receive the consent or refusal for the promotion of the chosen Item. A commission percentage will also be set and allocated to the Affiliate for each successful conversion through the Quidd platform. The commission will be visible in the Affiliate personal account.

Only after the reception of the approval the Affiliate may promote on his site (Affiliate Site) the tiers for which he received approval and has the right to receive the related commission. The Affiliate shall promote the Items approved only by use and maintenance of links generated in/or provided through his or her Quidd Affiliate account.

Should the Affiliate want to subsequently promote other Items as well, he must follow once more the procedure provided above for the prior obtainment of the approval.

2.3 Quidd reserves the right to reject or cancel Affiliates for any reason. As an example, Quidd shall reject or cancel the Affiliate account should it is established that the Affiliate site is not compatible with the Quidd Affiliates Program or Quidd Policy, including:

  • Promotes material with explicit sexual content;
  • Promotes violence;
  • Promotes race, sex, gender, religion, nationality, physical disability, sexual orientation or age discrimination;
  • Promotes illegal activities;
  • Contains materials infringing or supporting third parties to infringe copyrights, mark or other forms of intellectual property or the applicable laws;
  • Includes “Quidd” or their derivations or typing errors in the domain name; or
  • Is in any way illegal, damaging, libelous, obscene, aggressive, racist or not corresponding to our principles.

2.4 In case the application of the Affiliate is accepted and the Affiliate site is subsequently declared as unacceptable for the Quidd Affiliate Program, Quidd reserves the right to cancel the participation of the site in the Affiliate Program. The Affiliates that have been rejected from the Affiliate Program subsequent to their subscription are forbidden to return with an application for the admission in the Affiliate Program.

2.5 On the Affiliate site can be posted a short description or other references, as well as images, graphic representations or texts for promoting the chosen and approved Items. The Affiliate shall be solely liable for the content, appearance or placement of this information. The Affiliate shall display on his site the link generated through his or her account in the Quidd platform. The Affiliates are not allowed to use automatic techniques to obtain these links. The Affiliate trying to use such techniques shall be rejected from the Quidd Affiliate Program and any of his commissions cancelled. Only the links provided by Quidd in the Affiliate account can be used for promoting the Items approved on the Quidd platform.

2.6 The Affiliate is the only one liable for the development, operation and maintenance of his or her site and also for any material appearing on this site. Quidd declines any responsibility in connection with the use of any materials other than those provided by Quidd.

2.7 The Affiliate cannot make any official report or public comment in connection with this Quidd Affiliate Program or with his participation to the Quidd Affiliate Program, without prior written consent from Quidd. The Affiliate can send an e-mail to affiliates@myquidd.com in order to get a written consent.

2.8 IT IS FORBIDDEN for the Affiliate to:

  • use non-requested email (spam), pop-ups, pop-under, exit pages as well as any other techniques obviously or secretly driving Clients to the Quidd platform;
  • advertise the Quidd Merchant products or services employing cookie stuffing techniques including, but not limited to, pop-ups, frames, images, Javascript or stylesheets;
  • cause any use of a Link in bad faith or through fraudulent means, including, but not limited to, using any device, program, robot, inline frames, hidden frames, or redirects;
  • use automatic redirection to Quidd site or any automatically method for saving a cookie of an Affiliate;
  • use outbound / unsolicited calling techniques, can only promote / sell services through inbound calls;
  • sell services / products other than the object of the eCommerce transaction he is sending to Quidd as referral; or
  • promote services through scare-ware sales tactics.

3. COMMISSIONS AND PAYMENT METHODS

3.1 Once a client accesses the Quidd platform on the basis of a link on the Affiliate site containing the Affiliate ID, Quidd preserves the respective Affiliate ID for a variable period of time, between 30 and 180 calendar days, depending on the settings. 

3.2 Quidd track conversions by clients having followed the links from the Affiliate site. Quidd shall keep a record for clients having followed special links from the Affiliate site and these records shall be accessible in the Affiliate account together with other reports.

3.3 The value of the commission is variable depending on the promoted tiers. The establishment of the commission value for each Item shall be made according to section 2.2.2 and shall be pointed out in the Affiliate account together with the receipt of acceptance. 

3.4 Quidd shall pay the commission to the Affiliate in 30 days from the end of the reporting period for which the commission is due, by bank transfer or any other means agreed. 

3.5 The commission is paid by Quidd in order to satisfied payment obligations to the Affiliate.

The value of the commission granted to the Affiliate is confidential, and the infringement of this obligation by the Affiliate may lead to compensations according to damage.

4. FINAL PROVISIONS

4.1 The Affiliate agrees to have analyzed and approved this affiliate program and that Quidd offers no guarantee of any kind. The parties agree that this Program shall be approved by the Affiliate on-line on the Quidd site together with his registration in the Affiliate Program.

4.2 Quidd holds the legal right regarding the “Quidd Site” and the present Quidd Affiliate Program and is acting as a reseller of Items for the Merchant.

4.3 The participation of an Affiliate on the Quidd Affiliate Program may be terminated

without any reason by Quidd with a written request send by e-mail with at least 1 day notice. The commission earned and due will be paid within maximum 6 months from the termination.

due to one or more serious violations of our policies (see above). The most common cause for this is that some of the transactions made through your account might involve fraudulent activity.

As a result, we will not accept any affiliate applications from you in the future and we may also disable any accounts you have open with us. If you had any unpaid affiliate commissions, they will be postponed or removed until further notice.

4.4 Quidd reserves the right, to the extent permitted by applicable law, to monitor all electronic communications for content violating the Quidd Affiliate program and store such messages in a manner and at a location within Quidd’s discretion. 

4.5 Any litigation between parties shall be solved amiably, and if this is not possible, the case will be forwarded to the authorized courts of law from New York, New York. The law applicable to the present agreement is the New York law.