Terms of Service

Short Summary

This column will provide a short friendly explanation of the legal content on the left. The information in this column is not legally binding. It is also not a substitute for you seeking legal advice from your own lawyer.

Welcome to Consol!

Consol and You.

1. Agreement

This is a binding agreement.

1.1 Business Uses

If you are acting on behalf of a business, the business is bound to this agreement.

1.2 If You Reject this Agreement

You can reject this agreement, but if you do you may not use our Services.

2. Using Our Services

2.1 Policies

You must follow all of our Policies.

2.2 Misuse

Do not misuse our services or act illegally.

2.3 Intellectual Property in our Services

Our intellectual property stays with us.

You must respect all intellectual property rights to use our Services.

You may not use our trademarks without written permission.

2.4 Review of Content

We may but do not have to review content for illegality or violations of our Policies. If we do, we may remove bad content.

2.5 Mobile Devices

Don’t text and drive. Don’t use Consol while you drive.

2.6 Announcements

We may send you messages. You can usually opt out.

3. Your Consol Account

You’ll probably need a Consol Account and to pay for Subscription(s) to our Services.

3.1 Passwords

Keep your passwords safe.

If you forget your Encryption-Specific Password (ESP), there’s no way to retrieve it and you will lose any data you encrypted.

3.2 Unauthorized Use

You’re responsible for what happens if you don’t.

3.3 Paid Subscriptions

You pay for Subscriptions and so long as you follow these Terms, your Subscriptions will generally last for as long as you pay for them.

If you violate these Terms or act illegally, we may not give you a refund when we terminate your Subscription or Account. Otherwise, if you cancel or we terminate, you will receive a pro-rated refund.

3.4 Data Storage Limit

As of 9/1/2016, you may store up to 20GB at a time in your Consol account.

3.5 Taxes

Subscription fees do not include taxes, if you have to pay taxes on the Subscription.

4. Privacy & Copyright Protection

See our Privacy Policies to know how your data is handled.

4.1 Digital Millennium Copyright Act

We remove infringing material according to the DMCA.

5. Your Content in Our Services

You keep the intellectual property to your own content.

5.1 Your License to Consol

Because it’s legally necessary, you license your content to us so we can provide you the Services with and for content you upload. For example, anying feature related to sharing with other users would not be possible without you licensing your content to us.

5.2 Feedback

We may use your feedback to promote Consol.

6. Our Warranties & Disclaimers

Our services are provided “as is” and offer no additional warranties other than what is specified on this page.

6.1 Limited End-to-End Encryption

Please read and understand Consol’s E2EE Policy before subscribing to our limited E2EE service.

7. Limitation of Liability

Our liability is limited to the amount you pay us.

8. Modifying and Terminating Our Services

We are constantly changing our Services. You can leave anytime, though we will be sorry to see you leave.

9. Term & Termination

This Agreement applies for so long as you are using our Services or have a Consol Account.

You can cancel at any time. We can terminate at any time.

10. About these Terms

We may modify these terms at any time. We will endeavor to give you 14 days’ notice of changes unless we have to make changes for legal reasons.

11. Interpretation and Miscellaneous

11.1 No Third-Party Beneficiaries

This Agreement is between you and us, and it doesn’t benefit third parties.

11.2 Failure to Enforce is not Waiver

We are not giving up rights merely by not acting right away.

11.3 Severability

If one part of this Agreement is invalid, the rest of the Agreement is still valid.

11.4 Governing Law and Forum Selection

We use Wyoming law but Colorado courts. You agree.