Last update: 1st August, 2020
As used herein, “octpass.net” refers to the company GLOW CO., LTD, located Phonthong Road, Phonthongsavat village, Chanthabouly district, Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR, including but not limited to, its owners, directors, investors, officers, employees, agents or other related parties, unless otherwise provided herein.
The User is solely responsible for understanding and complying with any and all laws, rules and regulations of his/her specific jurisdiction that may be applicable to the User in connection with the use of any and all services, products and content of octpass.net.
1.1.1. Account: means an account registered by the User on the Platform.
1.1.2. Base Currency: means the first symbol in the trading pair.
1.1.3. Buyer: means the User who submits an Order to buy Cryptocurrencies through the Platform.
1.1.4. Commission: means a fee charged by or on behalf of any third party (e.g. bank, non-bank financial institution, payment service provider, etc).
1.1.5. Cryptocurrency: means peer-to-peer decentralized digital representation of value (e.g. bitcoins, ethers, etc.).
1.1.6. Deposit: means a Transaction involving transfer of Funds to the Account.
1.1.7. Fiat currency: means government-issued currency, that is designated as legal tender in its country of issuance through government decree, regulation, or law.
1.1.8. Funds: means Cryptocurrency and/or Fiat currency.
1.1.9. Maintenance fee: means a fee charged by octpass.net for storing balances in Fiat currency and/or in Cryptocurrency in Accounts that are inactive or dormant (see Article 11 below).
1.1.10. Order: means the User’s instruction to buy or sell Cryptocurrency.
1.1.11. Personal Information (personal data): means any information which identifies you personally or which may help us to identify you (e.g. your name, address, e-mail address, trades etc.).
1.1.12. Services: means all and any service provided by octpass.net.
1.1.13. Service charge: means a fee charged by octpass.net for the provision of compulsory security measures of using certain payment instrument which fraught with a high level of fraudulent actions.
1.1.14. Site: means octpass.net website at https://wallet.octpass.net/
1.1.15. Storage: means storing balances of Cryptocurrencies that are no longer supported by OCTPASS-PAYMENT.COM.
1.1.17. Withdrawal: means a Transaction involving a transfer of Funds from the User’s Account to his/her bank account or to an account opened in any other financial institution.
1.2. Where the context so admits words denoting the singular shall include the plural and vice versa.
2. THE SCOPE OF THE SERVICES
2.1. The Services allow all Users of the Platform to trade Cryptocurrencies with other Users.
2.2. Depending on the User’s place of residence, the User may not be able to use all the functions of the Site. It is the User’s responsibility to follow those rules and laws in his/her place of residence and/or place from which the User accesses this Site.
19. The User acknowledges and agrees that, when completing Trading Transactions, he/she is trading with other Users, and that octpass.net acts only as an intermediary in such Transactions, not as the counterparty to any trade.
3. THE USER’S RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
3.3. The User undertakes to comply with any and all applicable laws and regulations related to the use of the Services.
3.4. The User undertakes to monitor all and any changes on his/her Account, including but not limited to the balance matters.
3.6. The User agrees that, whenever the Transaction is made, the Platform sends and receives the monetary sums and/or cryptocurrencies to/from the Buyer’s and the Seller’s Accounts opened in their name and on their behalf.
3.7. The User undertakes to notify octpass.net immediately of any unauthorized use of his/her Account or password, or any other breach of security. Any User who violates the mentioned rules may be terminated, and thereafter held liable for any losses incurred by octpass.net or any user of the Site.
3.8. The User undertakes not to use the Service to perform criminal activity of any sort, including but not limited to, money laundering, illegal gambling operations, financing terrorist organizations, or malicious hacking.
3.9. The User is responsible for any and all damages caused, and all liability actions brought against octpass.net for infringement of any third-party rights or violation of any applicable laws.
3.11. Users are solely responsible for determining whether any contemplated Transaction is appropriate for them based on their personal goals, financial status and risk willingness.
3.12. All added payment instruments to your Account, may it be a bank account, credit card, debit card, or others must be named after the Account holder. Any attempt otherwise will be considered as fraud.
3.13. Users are prohibited from engaging in any kind of market manipulation actions which specifically includes, without limitation: front-running, wash trading, spoofing, layering, churning, and quote stuffing. For general understanding market manipulation actions are actions taken by any User or a person acting in concert with a User which are intended to (i) deceive or mislead other Users; (ii) artificially control or manipulate the price or trading volume of Funds; (iii) aid, abet, enable, finance, support or endorse either of the above. This may include actions on octpass.net Platform and/or outside of octpass.net Platform. Actions regarded by octpass.net as market manipulation will result in blocking User’s account on the Platform with the right to use blocked Funds for reimbursement of negative consequences appeared due to mentioned manipulation at sole discretion of octpass.net.
4. THE USER’S REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES
4.1. By registering an Account, the User expressly represents and warrants that he/she:
follows the rules and laws in his/her country of residence and/or country from which he /she accesses this Site and Services;
4.2. The User represents and warrants that he/she will only use the Platform to perform Transactions in accordance with the conditions set forth in these Terms and that they are duly authorised and have the capacity to enter into the Transactions on the Platform.
4.3. The User represents and warrants that both Fiat currency and Cryptocurrency deposited to the Account belong to the User and derived from legal sources.
4.4. The User represents and warrants than he/she will withdraw any Cryptocurrency from his/her Account only to his/her wallets, otherwise octpass.net does not hold any liability for the consequences of such withdrawal.
4.5. The User represents and warrants that all Transactions being carried out do not violate the rights of any third party or applicable laws.
4.6. The User understands that his personal data and identifiers may be shared with appropriately authorised third parties, due to legal obligations such as prevention of crimes and tax purposes and/or to provide the service requested by the User.
5. octpass.net’s RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
5.3. octpass.net’s responsibility shall be limited to using reasonable technical efforts to ensure the receipt of the cryptocurrency transferred.
5.5. octpass.net is not responsible for any malfunction, breakdown, delay or interruption of the Internet connection or any reason why our site is unavailable at any given time.
5.6. octpass.net is not responsible for the delay in the processing of payments made by the fault of any third parties, operators of such transactions.
5.7. In case of changes in the legislation of a particular country or state (for Users from the United States of America), the consequences of which are stricter regulation of a Cryptocurrency presented on the Platform, octpass.net may restrict trading on a certain pair with such a Cryptocurrency for Users who are subject to such changes in legislation. In such a case the User will only be able to withdraw the limited for trading Cryptocurrency to an external address.
5.8. In the case of fraud, octpass.net undertakes to report all the necessary information, including names, addresses and all other requested information, to the relevant authorities dealing with fraud and breaches of the law. The Users recognize that their account may be frozen at any time at the request of any competent authority investigating a fraud or any other illegal activity.
6. octpass.net’s REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES
6.2. All buy and sell orders made on the Platform, will be managed in an anonymous manner so that Buyers and Sellers are not acquainted with each other. The Transaction Price is calculated on the basis of actual matched orders made by the Buyers and Sellers participating in the bidding process on the Platform combined with the applicable Transaction fees.
6.3. octpass.net represents and warrants that once the orders to buy or sell Cryptocurrencies, such orders may not be cancelled or reversed. It holds all Cryptocurrencies acquired by each User in his/her Account and on the respective User’s behalf.
6.4. The User acknowledges and agrees that octpass.net gives to the User a possibility to hold and trade USDT (Tether) without guarantees of any kind, either expressed or implied including, but not limited to 100% backing of USDT by Tether Limited’s reserves; USDT price stability (1 USDT : 1 United States dollar) etc. These reserves are not insured and could be subject to unexpected diminution, this means that there is always a possibility for the User to lose his/her funds.
7. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
7.1. All content on this Site is the property of octpass.net and is protected by copyright, patent, trademark and any other applicable laws, unless otherwise specified hereby.
7.2. The trademarks, trade names, service marks and logos of octpass.net and others used on the Site (hereinafter the “Trademarks”) are the property of octpass.net and its respective owners. The software, applications, text, images, graphics, data, prices, trades, charts, graphs, video and audio materials used on this Site belong to octpass.net. The Trademarks and other content on the Site should not be copied, reproduced, modified, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, scraped, collected or distributed in any form or by any means, no matter manual or automated. The use of any content from the Site on any other site or a networked computer environment for any other purpose is strictly prohibited; any such unauthorized use may violate copyright, patent, trademark and any other applicable laws and could result in criminal or civil penalties.
7.3. octpass.net supports the protection of intellectual property. If you would like to submit (i) a trademark claim for violation of a mark on which you hold a valid, registered trademark or service mark, or (ii) a copyright claim for any material on which you hold a bona fide copyright, please send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
8. THE USER VERIFICATION
8.1. Identification and verification procedures (also known as ‘Know Your Customer’ or ‘KYC’) are required for all the Transactions. All existing and new Users of the Platform must pass the verification procedure. octpass.net reserves the right to limit the Platform functionality to the Users who have not passed verification. If the User refuses to provide required documents and information under KYC, octpass.net reserves the right to immediately terminate the Services provision to the User.
8.2. The User undertakes to provide octpass.net with correct and relevant documents and personal information contained therein. In case the User provides counterfeit documents and false personal information, such behaviour will be interpreted as a fraudulent activity.
8.3. The User hereby authorises octpass.net to, directly or indirectly (through third parties), make any inquiries as we consider it necessary to check the relevance and accuracy of the information provided for verification purposes. Personal Data transferred will be limited to strictly the necessary and with security measures in use to protect the data.
9. USER ACCOUNT
9.1. The Site is for the User’s personal and non-commercial use only. octpass.net is vigilant in maintaining the security of the Site and the Service. By registering with octpass.net, the User agrees to provide octpass.net with current, accurate and complete personal information as prompted by the registration process and to keep such information updated.
9.2. The User is allowed to register only one Account on the Platform. Thus, any additional Account may be suspended.
9.3. The User agrees that all actions conducted on the User’s Account are recognized as those made on behalf of the User and on the User’s own discretion.
9.4. The User agrees that he/she will not use any Account other than their own or access the Account of any other User at any time or assist others in obtaining unauthorized access.
9.5. octpass.net reserves the right to recommend amount limits for the Account funding/withdrawal. octpass.net could recommend daily, monthly and per one-transaction amount limits.
9.6. The User is responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of information on their Account, including, but not limited to their password, email, wallet address, wallet balance and of all activities including Transactions made via their Account. If there is any suspicious activity related to the User’s Account, octpass.net may request additional information from the User, including authenticating documents and freeze the Account for the review time. The User is obligated to comply with these security requests or accept termination of their Account.
9.7. Creation or use of the Accounts without obtaining a prior express permission from octpass.net will result in the immediate suspension of all respective Accounts, as well as all pending buy/sell orders. Any attempt to do so or to assist others (Users or other third parties), or distribution of instructions, software or tools for that purpose will result in termination of such Users’ Accounts. Termination is not an exclusive remedy for such a violation and octpass.net may decide to take further action against the User.
9.8. In case the User wants or intends or will use the Account to get brokerage and similar services, in the sole discretion of octpass.net such Account should be prohibited from the Withdrawal of Cryptocurrency with the aim to counter possible fraudulent actions.
10.1. The Platform allows the User to submit the Orders to buy or sell Cryptocurrencies.
10.2. The User recognizes that the Order should only be submitted after careful consideration and the User understands and accepts consequences of its execution. The User agrees that as soon as the Order is executed, such transaction is irreversible and may not be cancelled. Transactions will be executed instantly upon the matching of the Buyer’s and the Seller’s Orders without prior notice to the Seller and the Buyer and will be considered to have taken place at the execution date and time.
10.3 The User acknowledges and agrees that he/she is responsible for properly checking and filling in all Transaction’s details during the Deposit or the Withdrawal of Cryptocurrencies or Fiat.
10.4. The User acknowledges and agrees that in case the Transaction details are not specified or incorrectly indicated within the Transaction the User may lose his/her funds.
10.5. The User acknowledges and agrees that Deposit and Withdrawal Transaction in Fiat currency may be delayed due to some bank verifications and checks. Similarly, and due to the inherent nature of the cryptocurrency networks, the User acknowledges and agrees that depositing and withdrawing Cryptocurrencies into/from their Account may take some time.
10.6. In case if the User discovers transaction activity, including but not limited to unknown deposits and withdrawals, on their Account that was not initiated by the User, the User shall immediately notify octpass.net of this fact and follow the instructions sent by octpass.net. Otherwise, octpass.net reserves the right to freeze the Account until the end of investigation.
10.7. octpass.net may be forced to cancel or recall already executed Withdrawal Transaction at a request of financial institutions, including but not limited to banks, which are involved in settlement of such Transactions. In such cases the User obliges to cooperate with octpass.net in order to discover the reasons for such request.
11. ILLEGAL TRANSACTIONS
11.1. octpass.net reserves the right to suspend or terminate your octpass.net Account at any time if we reasonably believe to be required to do so by the law or in order to comply with recommendations issued by a relevant government authority or recognized body for the prevention of financial crime.
11.2. It is strictly forbidden to use the Account for any illegal purposes. octpass.net will report any suspicious activity to the relevant law enforcement.
11.3. The User shall ensure that they do not use the Services for the transactions relating to:
- money laundering, terrorist financing, proliferation of weapons of mass destruction;
- human trafficking;
- any goods or services that are illegal or the promotion, offer or marketing of which is illegal or that are offered in connection with illegal, obscene or pornographic content, depict children or minors in sexual postures, depict means of propaganda or signs of unconstitutional organisations glorifying war or violating human dignity;
- any goods or services, promotion, offer or marketing of which would violate copyrights, industrial property rights or other rights of any person;
- archaeological findings;
- drugs, narcotics or hallucinogens;
- weapons of any kind;
- illegal gambling services;
- Ponzi, pyramid or any other “get rich quick” schemes;
- goods that are subject to any trade embargo;
- media that is harmful to minors and violates laws and, in particular, the provision in respect of the protection of minors;
- body parts or human remains;
- protected animals or protected plants;
- weapons or explosive materials; or
- any other illegal goods, services or transactions.
12. ACCOUNT SECURITY
12.1. The User is responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of their Account’s credentials, including, but not limited to a password, email, wallet address, balance and of all activity including Transactions made through the Account.
12.2. octpass.net personnel will never ask the User to disclose their password. Any message the User receives or website that he/she visits that asks for the password, other than the octpass.net Site, should be reported to octpass.net. If the User is in doubt whether a website is genuine, it is required to ensure the website is EV SSL compliant (Security Certificate Validation is shown in the address bar of a web browser).
12.3. It is obligatory for the User to change his/her password every three (3) months on a regular base in order to reduce the risk of a security breach in relation to the Account. octpass.net also advises the User not to choose a password that is easily guessed from information someone might know or gather about the User or a password that has a meaning. The User must never allow anyone to access his/her Account or watch the User accessing his/her Account.
12.4. If the User has any security concerns about his/her Account, login details, password or other security feature being lost, stolen, misappropriated, used without authorization or otherwise compromised, the User is advised to change the password. The User must contact Support Service without undue delay on becoming aware of any loss, theft, misappropriation or unauthorized use of the Account, login details, password or other security features. Any undue delay in notifying octpass.net may not only affect the security of the Account but may result in the User being liable for any losses as a result. If the User suspects that someone else accessed his/her Account, the User should also contact an appropriate government agency and report the incident.
12.5. The User must take reasonable care to ensure that his/her e-mail account(s) are secure and only accessed by the User, as his/her e-mail address may be used to reset passwords or to communicate with the User about the security of the Account. octpass.net cannot be liable for the breach of an e-mail account resulting an unauthorized Transaction to be executed with proper confirmation. In case any of the e-mail addresses registered with the User’s Accounts are compromised, the User should without undue delay after becoming aware of this contact Support Service and also contact his/her e-mail service provider.
12.6. Irrespective of whether the User is using a public, a shared or his/her own computer to access the Account, the User must always ensure that his/her login details are not stored by the browser, cached or otherwise recorded. The User should never use any functionality that allows login details or passwords to be stored by the computer he/she is using.
12.7. Additional products or services the User uses may have additional security requirements and the User must familiarize with those as notified to him/her.
13.3. octpass.net also reserves the right to cancel unconfirmed Accounts or Accounts that have been inactive for a period of six (6) months or more and/or to modify or discontinue our Site or Service. The User agrees that octpass.net will not be liable to them or to any third party for termination of their Account or access to the Site.
13.4. The suspension of the Account shall not affect the payment of the Transaction fees due for past Transactions. Upon termination, the User shall provide a valid bank account details or cryptocurrency address to allow the transfer of any currencies deposited to his/her Account. octpass.net shall transfer the currencies as soon as possible following the User’s request in the time frames specified by octpass.net.
13.5. octpass.net will send the credit balance of the User’s Account to him/her, however in circumstances a number of intermediaries may be involved in an international payment and these or the beneficiary bank may deduct charges. octpass.net will use reasonable efforts to ensure that such charges are disclosed to the User prior to sending the payment; however, where they cannot be avoided, the User acknowledges that these charges cannot always be calculated in advance, and that he/she agrees to be responsible for such charges.
14. SERVICES AVAILABILITY
14.1. All Services are provided “AS IS”, without guarantees of any kind, either expressed or implied.
14.2. octpass.net will strive to keep the Site up and running; however, all online services suffer from occasional disruptions and outages and octpass.net is not liable for any disruption or loss the User may suffer as a result. Thus, octpass.net does not provide any guarantees that access to the Site will not be interrupted or that there will be no delays, failures, errors, omissions or loss of transmitted information.
15. DEBIT CARD
16. FINANCIAL OR LEGAL ADVICE
octpass.net does not provide any financial, investment or legal advice in connection with the Services provided by octpass.net. octpass.net may provide information on the price, range, volatility of Cryptocurrencies and events that have affected the price of Cryptocurrencies, but it should not be considered as an investment or financial advice and should not be construed as such. Any decision to buy or sell Cryptocurrencies is the User’s decision and octpass.net will not be liable for any loss suffered.
17.1. The User undertakes to pay all his/her taxes and duties, which can be resulted from the use of octpass.net Services and should be paid according to the User’s state of residence regulations.
17.2. octpass.net is not responsible for any violation made by the User due to his/her obligation to calculate and pay taxes and duties.
18. NOTICES AND COMMUNICATION
18.1. octpass.net reserves the right to send notices to and communicate with the User by any means of communication available to octpass.net, considering the contact details provided by the User.
19. GOVERNING LAW AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION
The district court having jurisdiction over the location of the head office of the Company shall be the agreed-upon court of jurisdiction in the first instance for all disputes caused by or relating to the User Agreement in the case that the User files litigation against the Company.
20. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT SHALL octpass.net, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, AND ALL THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS BE LIABLE TO THE USER OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING ANY THAT MAY RESULT FROM (I) ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR CONTENT OF THIS SITE, OR ANY OF octpass.net RELATED MEDIUMS OF COMMUNICATION, INCLUDING TELEGRAM, BLOG, FACEBOOK, TWITTER, (II) ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR CONTENT OF ANY SITES LINKED (THROUGH HYPERLINKS, BANNER ADVERTISING OR OTHERWISE) TO THIS SITE, (III) THE SERVICES FOUND AT THIS SITE OR ANY SITES LINKED (THROUGH HYPERLINKS, BANNER ADVERTISING OR OTHERWISE) TO THIS SITE, (IV) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, (V) THIRD-PARTY CONDUCT OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, (VI) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL CONTENT, PERSONAL INFORMATION, FINANCIAL INFORMATION OR OTHER INFORMATION AND DATA STORED THEREIN, (VII) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF SERVICES TO OR FROM THIS SITE OR ANY SITES LINKED (THROUGH HYPERLINKS, BANNER ADVERTISING OR OTHERWISE) TO THIS SITE, (VIII) ANY VIRUSES, WORMS, BUGS, TROJAN HORSES OR THE LIKE, WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR FROM THIS SITE OR ANY SITES LINKED (THROUGH HYPERLINKS, BANNER ADVERTISING OR OTHERWISE) TO THIS SITE, (IX) ANY USER CONTENT OR CONTENT THAT IS DEFAMATORY, HARASSING, ABUSIVE, HARMFUL TO MINORS OR ANY PROTECTED CLASS, PORNOGRAPHIC, “X-RATED”, OBSCENE OR OTHERWISE OBJECTIONABLE AND/ OR (X) ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USER’S USE OF THIS SITE OR THE SERVICES FOUND AT THIS SITE, OR ANY OF octpass.net RELATED MEDIUMS OF COMMUNICATION, INCLUDING TELEGRAM, BLOG, FACEBOOK, TWITTER, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY AND WHETHER OR NOT octpass.net IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN ADDITION, YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT ANY CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THIS SITE OR THE SERVICES FOUND AT THIS SITE MUST BE COMMENCED WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES, OTHERWISE SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION SHALL BE PERMANENTLY BARRED. IN ADDITION, THE USER SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT SHALL octpass.net’s TOTAL AGGREGATE LIABILITY EXCEED THE TOTAL AMOUNT PAID BY THE USER FOR THE PARTICULAR SERVICES THAT ARE THE SUBJECT OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW AND SHALL SURVIVE ANY TERMINATION OR EXPIRATION OF THIS AGREEMENT OR THE USER’S USE OF THIS SITE OR THE SERVICES FOUND AT THIS SITE.
22. MODIFICATIONS AND AMENDMENTS
23. FORCE MAJEURE
24. LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES
This Site and the Services found at this Site may contain links to third-party websites that are not owned or controlled by octpass.net. octpass.net assumes no responsibility for the content, terms and conditions, privacy policies or practices of any third-party websites. In addition, octpass.net does not censor or edit the content of any third-party websites. By using this Site or the Services found at this Site, you expressly release octpass.net from any and all liability arising from the User’s use of any third-party website. Accordingly, octpass.net encourages the User to be aware when the User leaves this Site, or the Services found at this Site and to review the terms and conditions, privacy policies and other governing documents of any other website that you may visit.