Partner Program Terms

These Ycode Partner Program Terms (“Terms”) apply to you becoming a Partner (Expert) in Ycode Partner Program (“Program”). The purpose of these Terms is to explain how it works and introduce the basic terms and conditions of our Program. Please note that throughout these Terms, "we," "us," and "our" refer to Ycode, and "you," "your," and "yours" refer to the Partner.

By signing up to be a Partner you are agreeing to be bound by the following terms and conditions.

1. Your Application

1.1 To become a Partner in our Program you need to:

1.1.1. complete the online application form,

1.1.2. prove that you have some previous experience with Ycode, i.e. at least two publicly published Ycode projects;

1.1.3. have at least one person in your team who is skilled in Ycode; 

1.1.4. 1.1.4 indicate that you are a Ycode expert on your personal/ portfolio website. 

1.2 We reserve the right to accept or decline any individual or organization from becoming a Partner without notice or explanation.

2. Partner Rights and Obligations

2.1. Once you're approved you will get all the advantages of being one of our Experts:

2.1.1. We will list you as an Expert in the Expert directory on our website;

2.1.2. Your business profile or portfolio will be visible on our website;

2.1.3. You’ll get a Ycode Expert seal of approval, which reinforces credibility and builds trust with users;

2.1.4. You’ll have priority access to contact our Expert program Partner.

2.2. You shall provide the services in respect of our products and you are solely responsible for that provision.

2.3. You are required at all times to work diligently to protect and promote our interests and to act loyally and faithfully towards us in all matters and act in an orderly and businesslike manner and to comply with all relevant laws and regulations.

2.4. You are forbidden to create or design your website, social network profile or any other profile in a manner that resembles Ycode website or which leads customers to believe that you are Ycode.

2.5. The Partner is an independent entity, and the Program doesn’t create any joint venture, franchise, sales representative, or employment relationship between Partner and Ycode. You have no authority to make or accept any offers or representations on our behalf.

2.6. You shall not make any statement on your site that reasonably would contradict anything in these Terms.

2.7. You may not use the Program for any illegal or unauthorized purpose and you must not violate any applicable laws.

3. Ycode Rights and Obligations

3.1. We reserve the right in our sole discretion to approve/ disapprove your participation in the Program.

3.2. We have the right to remove you from the Expert Directory.

3.3. Ycode reserves the right to terminate your participation in this Program immediately if you abuse it in any way.

3.4. We reserve the right to receive the first email, which is sent through the Contact form on our website to monitor our clients’ activity and analyze their needs in connection with the Program. For more information about how we process data and ensure security, please review our Privacy Policy and Security Statement.

3.5. We undertake to provide priority support for all your questions. We will also grant access to the Slack group to connect with other experts and team Ycode.

4. Our relationship

4.1. You will receive no payment from Ycode, apart from the possibility of earning a 30% recurring commission for up to 12 months on paid plans with your unique affiliate link. You will also get the opportunity to potentially grow your business by helping customers that need your expertise. However, we do not guarantee any particular growth.

4.2. Keep in mind that you are not an employee, or affiliate, or agent of us, or business partner. You are not allowed to use our logo or name in a way that implies we are partners or have endorsed you, your website, blog or any other products of yours. Any use of our trademarks or logos requires our express written permission.

4.3. Either of us may terminate these Terms and your participation in the Program by giving notice in writing.

4.4. We may also terminate these Terms and your participation in the Program immediately should we believe, in our absolute discretion, that you are either in breach of these Terms, or that the standing or reputation of our business or products is at risk, or if we believe such termination to be in the best interests of our business generally.

5. Liability

5.1. Ycode takes no responsibility for any services provided by Partners or failure to fulfill a work order. Links to our Partners’ websites and announcements about services or offers are provided solely for informational purposes.

5.2. Under no circumstances shall Ycode be liable for any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, exemplary or other damages that result from any services provided by Partners.

5.3. You indemnify us and keep us indemnified from and against any and all loss, damage or liability (whether criminal or civil) suffered (including any legal fees and costs incurred by us) resulting from any act or omission made by you as our Expert or any breach by you of these Terms.

6. Changes

6.1. Ycode reserves the right to change these Terms at any time without notice and your continued participation in the Program constitutes your consent to any changes. If we decide to change this document, we will post these changes on this page.

6.2. All changes are effective immediately upon posting and we suggest that you check these Terms periodically.

7. Miscellaneous provision

7.1. By submitting the online application form to Ycode, you agree that you have read and understood these Terms and agree to be bound by it. In case of non-performance or improper performance of obligations, the law shall be followed.

7.2. These Terms will begin upon when you become an Expert of ours and will continue unless terminated hereunder.

7.3. Notwithstanding your title of “Partner” or “Expert”, nothing in these Terms creates a partnership, joint venture, agency, franchise, sales representative, or employment relationship between us.

7.4. You may not transfer your role as Expert, or any of your rights and obligations under these Terms without our prior written consent.

Last updated on 13 August, 2021