Terms & Conditions
Welcome to DroneRegistration.com. DroneRegistration.com exists to facilitate your Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) small unmanned aircraft system “sUAS” (also known as and used interchangeably with the term “drone” in this agreement) registration and provide other related goods and services. It is our hope that this “plain English” Terms and Conditions (referred to throughout this document as “Terms and Conditions”, “the Agreement”, “this Agreement”, etc.) will clearly define the rights and responsibilities of DroneRegistration.com (referred to throughout this agreement as “us”, “our”, “we”, “our website”, “the website”, “this website”, etc.) and you (referred to throughout this agreement as “you”, “your”, “yourself”, etc.). If you have any questions about this Agreement, you should contact us using the contact information found in the “How to Contact Us” section of this agreement.
ACCURACY OF INFORMATION
The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only and it is subject to change without notice. We endeavor to keep all information on this website up to date but we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the content, completeness, accuracy, reliability, legality, suitability or availability, with respect to the website or the applications, information, products, or services contained on the website, for any purpose. This website does not provide legal advice and we are not a law firm. Although we strive to make sure the information on this website is accurate and useful, you must consult with a lawyer if you want legal advice and/or to confirm the legality of any statements or representations made herein. Your reliance upon any such information is at your own risk. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from, or in connection with, the use of this website. Your use of this website constitutes your acceptance of the foregoing terms.
Access to this Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the Services without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason this Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts or this entire Website.
Your use of this website constitutes your agreement that you are 18 years of age or older, or, with parent of legal guardian permission, 13 years of age or older. If you are under 18, your use of this website means your parent or legal guardian has accepted these Terms and Conditions on your behalf.
Your use of this website in any manner constitutes your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, you must cease accessing this website. In addition, by placing an order on our website, you acknowledge that you have received, saved, agree to, and fully understand these Terms and Conditions.
This website is not affiliated with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) or any other governmental agency. You do not have to use our website to register your drone. You may register directly with the FAA by visiting the official FAA website. By registering using our website, you will not receive notices regarding your drone registration that are sent by the FAA. We have no duty to forward these notices to you.
We may from time to time modify these Terms and Conditions without notice to you by posting the revised version on our website. Therefore, you should make yourself familiar with these Terms and Conditions on a regular basis and each time you access this website. Changes made to the Terms and Conditions are effective when posted.
As described elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions, upon your order for drone registration services, we will transmit your information to the FAA for processing. You hereby agree that we are not liable or responsible for correcting errors in the registration information you provide to us. We may, at our discretion, correct obvious errors in spelling or formatting, etc., but have no obligation to do so.
Upon acceptance of your order, we will create any and all accounts necessary with the FAA or other entities, in order to process your registration. Upon 30 days written notice from you, we will cease to access any accounts that we created to process your registration. You must provide this written notice to us by certified mail. Additionally, if you wish to retain control of any account that we created to process or maintain your registration, we will provide the appropriate user names and passwords to you. This request must also be sent to us by certified mail and may accompany your cease request, as described previously. After 120 days of registering, we will have no duty to make additional changes to your registration information with the FAA.
POWER OF ATTORNEY
In order to process your registration with the FAA, you grant us power of attorney to create any necessary accounts, accept all agreements, provide your registration information to the FAA, and submit payment for your registration on your behalf. In addition, you grant us power of attorney to discuss your account with the FAA or other entities as we deem appropriate. In acting as your power of attorney, you agree that you are still responsible for following all laws and regulations as established by the FAA or other local, state, and federal agencies and for knowing what those laws and regulations are.
YOUR COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS AND REGULATIONS
You agree that, in accordance with federal law, you can be fined or imprisoned if you knowingly and willfully provide false information or conceal a material fact, make a false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement in connection with your FAA Registration Certificate. You are still responsible for following all laws and regulations as established by the FAA or other local, state, and federal agencies and for knowing what those laws and regulations are. In addition to the federal registration with the FAA that we facilitate, you may be subject to other federal, state, local, or other registration and licensing requirements. You are responsible for knowing what those requirements are.
By placing an order on our website, you acknowledge that you are providing your payment information to our payment processor, Stripe.com. Any applicable Stripe.com Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policies are incorporated by reference into this agreement.
Due to the nature of the services provided, refunds are only available on registration services if your request has been received by us prior to us transmitting your information to the FAA for processing. Refunds on physical goods must be requested within 30 days of the order date, and items must be returned to us for examination at your expense. Only items that are defective or incorrect through no fault of your own will be considered for a refund. You must contact us by email as explained in the “How to Contact Us” section of this agreement before returning physical items for a refund. Items received without a return authorization will be destroyed and not returned to you, and no refund will be issued.
The existence of a trademark, image, or other third party copyright on this website should not be construed to indicate an association, link, or affiliation with another entity. If we use a trademark, image, or other third party copyright, it is only used to identify and describe the products and services that we are offering and is in no way an endorsement by that party of our website or the goods and services that we provide.
THIRD PARTY ADVERTISING
This website is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com
SPECIAL WARNING FOR BREAKAWAY LANYARDS
Breakaway performance will vary and lanyards will not break away under all conditions. The male/female part pull force specification for round breakaways is 3-11 lbs under tested conditions per M-3-QA-0167. The male/female part pull force specification for flat breakaways is 4-10 lbs under test conditions per M-3-QA-0167. A full description of the M-3-QA-0167 test procedure can be provided upon request. Not recommend for use around moving objects or playgrounds.
You must not misuse this Website. You will not: commit or encourage a criminal offense; transmit or distribute a virus, trojan, worm, logic bomb or any other material which is malicious, technologically harmful, in breach of confidence or in any way offensive or obscene; hack into any aspect of the Service; corrupt data; cause annoyance to other users; infringe upon the rights of any other person's proprietary rights; send any unsolicited advertising or promotional material, commonly referred to as "spam"; or attempt to affect the performance or functionality of any computer facilities of or accessed through this Website. Breaching this provision would constitute a criminal offense and DroneRegistration.com will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and disclose your identity to them.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of this Website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless DroneRegistration.com, its directors, officers, employees, consultants, agents, and affiliates, from any and all third party claims, liability, damages and/or costs (including, but not limited to, legal fees) arising from your use this Website or your breach of the Terms of Service.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
WE MAKE NO WARRANTY WHATSOEVER WITH RESPECT TO THE PRODUCTS AND OR SERVICES, INCLUDING ANY (A) WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY; OR (B) WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE; OR (C) WARRANTY OF TITLE; OR (D) WARRANTY AGAINST INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF A THIRD PARTY; WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED BY LAW, COURSE OF DEALING, COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, USAGE OF TRADE OR OTHERWISE.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNLESS A RESULT OF GROSS NEGLIGENCE OR WILLFUL MISCONDUCT, THE LIABILITY OF EITHER PARTY TO THE OTHER FOR ANY TYPE OF DAMAGES IS LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT OF YOUR FEES PAID FOR GOOD AND SERVICES UNDER THIS AGREEMENT.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES AND ADVERTISERS
Our website may contain links to third party websites and advertisers. We are not responsible for the content of those links or advertisements, and you should make yourself aware of any policies on those websites.
It is our hope that any disputes can be resolved by working directly with you. All disputes must be sent by certified mail. If a dispute cannot be resolved within 30 calendar days upon our receipt of your dispute, we will assign a third party to arbitrate the dispute and share this expense equally with you.
This Agreement, along with any exhibits, appendices, addenda, schedules, and amendments hereto, encompasses the entire agreement of the parties, and supersedes all previous understandings and agreements between you and us, whether oral or written. By using this site you hereby acknowledge and represent that you have not relied on any representation, assertion, guarantee, warranty, collateral contract or other assurance, except those set out in this Agreement, made by or on behalf of any other party or any other person or entity whatsoever. You hereby waive all rights and remedies, at law or in equity, arising or which may arise as the result of your reliance on such representation, assertion, guarantee, warranty, collateral contract or other assurance, provided that nothing herein contained shall be construed as a restriction or limitation of your right to remedies associated with the gross negligence, willful misconduct or fraud of any person or party taking place prior to, or contemporaneously with, the execution of this Agreement.
We are not liable to you for our failure to perform any services or provide any products if such failure is a result of Acts of God (including fire, flood, earthquake, storm, hurricane or other natural disaster), war, invasion, act of foreign enemies, hostilities (regardless of whether war is declared), civil war, rebellion, revolution, insurrection, military or usurped power or confiscation, terrorist activities, nationalization, government sanction, blockage, embargo, labor dispute, strike, lockout or interruption or failure of electricity or telephone service.
If any part of the Terms of Service is unenforceable (including any provision in which we exclude our liability to you) the enforceability of any other part of the Terms of Service will not be affected all other clauses remaining in full force and effect. So far as possible where any clause/sub-clause or part of a clause/sub-clause can be severed to render the remaining part valid, the clause shall be interpreted accordingly. Alternatively, you agree that the clause shall be rectified and interpreted in such a way that closely resembles the original meaning of the clause /sub-clause as is permitted by law.
HOW TO CONTACT US
You may contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.