Terms & conditions

Terms & conditions

Welcome and thank you for your interest in rlease™ (operated by rlease LLC and its affiliates). By accessing or using this website, any of its pages and/or any of the Services (defined below) referenced herein, you agree to be bound by the following terms of use set forth below, as updated from time to time ("Terms of Use").

1.    Acceptance of Terms. RLEASE™ LLC (“rlease™,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) provides users with the ability to exit or enter into a car lease, as well as related services that can be accessed from or through this website (collectively, “Services”). Please carefully read these Terms of Use before using the Services. By accessing or using the Services, including this website, you accept and agree to be bound by these Terms of Use and all applicable laws, rules, and regulations associated with your use of the Services. If you do not agree to the Terms of Service, you are not authorized to use this website or the Services. These Terms of Service also apply to any co-branded or framed version of this website.

Your use of certain materials and features of this website and/or the Services may be subject to additional terms and conditions which are incorporated herein by reference and become part of the Terms of Use. By using those materials and features, you also agree to be bound by such additional terms and conditions. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the current Services shall be subject to the Terms of Use.

This website is controlled and operated by rlease™ from its offices within the New York. TrueCar makes no representation that information or materials available on this website are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to this website from territories where its contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this website from other locations do so at their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.

 

RLEASE™,” DOES NOT, AND THE SERVICES ARE NOT INTENDED TO, PROVIDE FINANCIAL OR LEASING ADVICE. RLEASE LLC IS NOT A LENDER OR BROKER REPRESENTING YOU OR ANOTHER USER. rlease’s™ business is primarily funded through advertising. You understand and agree that the Services may include advertisements, and that these are necessary to support the Services. To help make the advertisements relevant and useful to you, rlease™ may serve advertisements based on the information we collect through the Services. See the Privacy Policy for more details. rlease™ assumes no responsibility for any result or consequence related directly or indirectly to any action or inaction that consumers take based on the Services or any other information available through or in connection with the Services.

2.    Referrals. While you are not responsible for making referral payments to rlease™, as part of the Services, rlease™ may be paid valuable consideration in exchange for your referral to a dealership or financial institution ("Lease Referral"). You authorize rlease™ to make such Lease Referral and acknowledge rlease™ may be paid valuable consideration for facilitating such referral.

3.    Services.  All information provided on this website is for informational purposes only. Information displayed through the Services related to any contact information of existing leases, either reflects or is based on available data relevant to the lease preferences searched for and does not reflect a broker’s price for an actual lease consistent with your preferences. Neither the accuracy of information provided on this website, nor the terms of a user’s lease, is guaranteed or controlled by rlease™, and rlease™  assumes no responsibility for the foregoing. You agree that any reliance on the information on this website is at your own risk. Any discrepancies or mistakes made regarding the terms of a lease and the like are not the responsibility of rlease™ and should be directed to the owner of the vehicle or third party vendor. You are encouraged to thoroughly review any documents you are asked to sign at the time of lease of a vehicle or of other products or services. We do invite you to bring to our attention any material on our website that you believe to be inaccurate; please forward a copy of such material and your reasons for your belief to support@rlease.co.

 

For the avoidance of doubt, rlease™  is solely a research and communications platform. TrueCar is not a vehicle seller, dealer, broker or agent for vehicle sellers or dealers, nor a provider of, or broker or agent for, other automotive-related products or services offered by third parties. rlease™ receives a fee from the participating dealers or third-party service providers in connection with the Services.

 

4.    Eligibility; Accounts and Registration. You must be at least 18 years of age to use the Service. By agreeing to these Terms of Use, you represent and warrant that: (a) you are at least 18 years of age; (b) you have not previously been suspended or removed from the Services; and (c) your registration and your use of the Services is in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations. To access some features of the Services, you may be required to register for an account. When you register for an account, you may be required to provide us with some information about yourself, such as email address or other contact information. You agree that the information you provide is accurate and that you will keep it accurate and up-to-date at all times. When you register, you may be asked to provide a password. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password, and you are responsible for all actions taken via your account. You may not share your user account(s) with others. Unless you have entered into a commercial agreement with rlease™ permitting you to use the Services for transactions on behalf of another person, you may only use the Services for transactions on your own behalf, and not on behalf of any other person.

5.    Use of the Services; Restrictions.

a.    Use of the Services. As long as you comply with these Terms of Use, rlease™ grants you a non-exclusive, limited, revocable, personal, non-transferable license to use the Services for your personal use. Except as expressly stated herein, these Terms of Use do not provide you with a license to use, reproduce, distribute, display or provide access to any portion of the Services on third-party web sites or otherwise. The Services may include software for use in connection with the Services.

b.    Use of Content. Subject to the restrictions set forth in these Terms of Use, you may copy information from the Services only as necessary for your personal use, save, print, fax and/or e-mail such information.

6.    Prohibited Use. BY USING THE SERVICES, YOU AGREE NOT TO:

a.    use information provided by rlease™ through the Services in making any financing-related decisions;

b.    reproduce, modify, distribute, display or otherwise provide access to, create derivative works from, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any portion of the Services, except as explicitly permitted under these Terms of Use;

c.    provide/post/authorize a link to any of the Services (including but not limited to an agent profile page)

d.    remove or modify any copyright or other intellectual property notices that appear in the Services;

e.    use the Services in any way that is unlawful, or harms rlease™, its service providers, suppliers, or any other user;

f.     distribute or post spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or similar communications through the Services;

g.    impersonate another person or misrepresent your affiliation with another person or entity;

h.    reproduce, publicly display, or otherwise make accessible on or through any other website, application, or service any reviews, ratings, and/or profile information about leases, lending, or other professionals, underlying images of or information about lease listings, or other data or content available through the Services, except as explicitly permitted by rlease™ for a particular portion of the Services;

i.      upload invalid data, viruses, worms, or other software agents to the Services™;

j.      interfere with, or compromise the system integrity or security of the Services, or otherwise bypass any measures rlease™ may use to prevent or restrict access to the Services;

k.    conduct automated queries (including screen and database scraping, spiders, robots, crawlers, bypassing "captcha" or similar precautions, and any other automated activity with the purpose of obtaining information from the Services) on the Services;

l.      use any of rlease's™ trademarks without approval, including but not limited to using them as part of your business name, screen name or email address on the Services;

m.   access or use any of the Services to develop competitive products or services; or

n.    attempt to, or permit or encourage any third party to, do any of the above.

7.    Fees.

a.    Generally. You may be required to pay fees to access certain features of the Services. All fees are in U.S. dollars and are non-refundable. If rlease™ changes the fees for all or part of the Services, including by adding fees or charges, rlease™ will provide you advance notice of those changes. If you do not accept the changes, rlease™ may discontinue providing the applicable part of the Services to you. rlease’s™ authorized third-party payment processor will charge the payment method you specified at the time of purchase. You authorize rlease™ to charge all fees as described in these Terms of Use for the Services you select to that payment method. If you pay any fees with a credit card, rlease™ may seek pre-authorization of your credit card account before your purchase to verify that the credit card is valid and has the necessary funds or credit available to cover your purchase.

b.    Subscriptions. The Services may include features that allow for automatically recurring payments for periodic charges ("Subscription Service"). If you decide to activate a Subscription Service, you authorize rlease™ to periodically charge, on a going-forward basis and until cancellation of either the recurring payments or your account, all accrued sums on or before the payment due date for the accrued sums. The subscription will continue unless and until you cancel your subscription, or we terminate it. You must cancel your Subscription Service before it renews in order to avoid billing of the next periodic subscription fee to your account. We will bill the periodic subscription fee to the payment method you provide to us during registration (or to a different payment method if you change your payment information). rlease™ may change the subscription fee for any subsequent subscription period but will provide you advance notice of any increase before it applies. Unless otherwise stated in your product-specific agreement, you may cancel a Subscription Service by contacting us at: support@rlease.com, by contacting your business consultant, or through your settings page for the paid feature.

8.    User Material.

a.    Definition; License Grant. Certain portions of the Services may allow users to upload or otherwise provide to rlease™ images, photos, video, data, text, listings, and other content (“User Materials”). By uploading or otherwise providing User Materials to the Services, you grant rlease™ an irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free worldwide license to: (i) use, copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, modify, prepare derivative works of or incorporate into other works, and translate your User Materials, in connection with the Services, or in any other media; and (ii) sublicense these rights, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law. rlease™ will not pay you for your User Materials or to exercise any rights related to your User Materials set forth in the preceding sentence. rlease™ may remove or modify your User Materials at any time. You are solely responsible for all User Materials made through your user account(s) on the Services or that you otherwise make available through the Services. For all User Materials, you represent and warrant that you are the creator and owner of the User Materials, or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions (including all permissions required under applicable privacy and intellectual property law) to authorize rlease™ and other users to access and use your User Materials as necessary to exercise the licenses granted by you under these Terms of Use.

b.    Disclaimer. rlease™ is under no obligation to edit or control your User Materials or the User Materials of any other User and will not be in any way responsible or liable for any User Materials. rlease™ may, however, at any time and without prior notice, screen, remove, edit, or block any User Materials on the Services, including User Materials, that in rlease’s™ sole judgment violate these Terms of Use. You understand that when using the Services, you may be exposed to User Materials of other users and acknowledge that User Materials may be inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable. You agree to waive, and do waive, any legal or equitable right or remedy you may have against rlease™ with respect to User Materials. rlease expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with User Materials. If notified by a user or content owner that User Materials allegedly do not conform with these Terms of Use, rlease may investigate the allegation and determine in rlease’s sole discretion whether to remove the User Materials, which rlease reserves the right to do at any time and without notice.

9.    Intellectual Property. The Services are owned and operated by rlease™ LLC. The user interfaces, design, information, data, code, products, software, graphics, and all other elements of the Services (“rlease™ Materials”) provided by rlease™ are protected by intellectual property and other laws and are the property of rlease™. Except as expressly allowed by these Terms of Use, you may not make use of the rlease™ Materials, and rlease reserves all rights to the rlease™ Materials and Services not granted expressly in these Terms of Use.

You further agree that all of rlease’s™  trademarks, trade names, service marks, logos, brand features, and product and Service names are trademarks and the property of rlease™, and that you will not display or use any of the foregoing without rlease’s™ prior written approval in each instance.You agree that the Services contain proprietary information protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws in favor of rlease™.

 

10. Termination/Changes to Agreement. Except as stated in separate product-specific agreements, you may terminate your account at any time by contacting support@rlease.co. If you terminate your account, you remain obligated to pay all outstanding fees, if any, incurred prior to termination relating to your use of the Services. If you violate any provision of these Terms of Use, your permission from rlease™ to use the Services will terminate automatically. In addition, rlease™ may in its sole discretion terminate your account on the Services or suspend or terminate your access to the Services at any time for any reason, with or without notice. rlease™ may alter, suspend or discontinue the Services or any portion of the Services without notice. rlease™ will not be liable whatsoever for any change to the Services or any suspension or termination of your access to or use of the Services. rlease™ reserves the right to change these Terms of Use at any time in its sole discretion on a going-forward basis. We will make commercially reasonable efforts to notify you of any material changes to these Terms of Use. All changes are effective as of the date indicated at the top of this page (“Last Updated”), and your continued use of the Service(s) after the indicated date will constitute acceptance to be bound by those changes. Your continued use of the Services after updates are effective will represent your agreement to the revised version of these Terms of Use. Your continued use of the Services after the effectiveness of such changes will constitute acceptance of and agreement to any such changes. You further waive any right you may have to receive specific notice of such changes to these Terms of Use. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these Terms of Use.

11. Privacy Policy. rlease™ will collect, use, store, and disclose personal information in accordance with its Privacy Policy. Please consult the Privacy Policy for more information, which is incorporated into, and made a part of, these Terms of Use.

12. Indemnification. You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless rlease™, its affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all claims and demands made by any third party due to or arising out of: (a) your access to or use of the Services; (b) your breach of these Terms of Use; (c) your violation of any law or the rights of a third party; (d) any dispute or issue between you and any third party; (e) any User Materials you upload to, or otherwise make available through, the Services; (f) your willful misconduct; and (g) any other party’s access to and/or use of the Services using your account and password. rlease™ reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and in that case, you agree to corporate with rlease™ defense of that claim.

13. No Warranties. RLEASE PROVIDES THE SERVICES "AS IS," "WITH ALL FAULTS" AND "AS AVAILABLE," AND THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO SATISFACTORY QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, ACCURACY, AND EFFORT IS WITH YOU. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, RLEASE AND ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. RLEASE AND ITS SUPPLIERS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS, EXPRESS, STATUTORY AND IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION: (A) WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WORKMANLIKE EFFORT, ACCURACY, TITLE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, NO ENCUMBRANCES, NO LIENS AND NON-INFRINGEMENT; (B) WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS ARISING THROUGH COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE; AND (C) WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE ACCESS OR USE. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICES OR ANY MATERIALS AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICES WILL CREATE ANY WARRANTY REGARDING ANY RLEASE ENTITY OR THE SERVICES THAT IS NOT EXPRESSIVELY STATED IN THESE TERMS OF USE. YOU ASSUME ALL RISK FOR ANY DAMAGE THAT MAY RESULT FROM YOUR USE OF OR ACCESS TO THE SERVICES, YOUR DEALING WITH ANY OTHER USER, AND ANY MATERIALS, INCLUDING ALL USER AND RLEASE MATERIALS, AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICES. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES, AND USE, ACCESS, DOWNLOAD, OR OTHERWISE OBTAINMENT OF MATERIALS THROUGH THE SERVICES AND ANY ASSOCIATED SITES OR SERVICES, ARE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND THAT YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR PROPERTY (INCLUDING YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR MOBILE DEVICE USED IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICES), OR THE LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICES OR THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF THOSE MATERIALS. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY PROHIBIT A DISCLAIMER OR WARRANTIES AND YOU MAY HAVE OTHER RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM JURISDICTION TO JURISDICTION.

14. Limitation of Liability/Exclusive Remedy. IN NO EVENT WILL RLEASE OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, OR ANY OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSS) ARISING OUT OF, BASED ON, OR RESULTING FROM THESE TERMS OF USE OR YOUR USE OR ACCESS, OR INABILITY TO USE OR ACCESS, THE SERVICES OR ANY MATERIALS ON THE SERVICES, WHETHER BASED ON (A) BREACH OF CONTRACT, (B) BREACH OF WARRANTY, (C) NEGLIGENCE, OR (D) ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION, EVEN IF RLEASE™ HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, RLEASE ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (E) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF MATERIALS; (F) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SERVICES; (G) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN; (H) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM THE SERVICES; (I) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE THAT MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR SERVICES BY ANY THIRD PARTY; (J) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY MATERIALS OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY MATERIALS POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICES; AND/OR (K) USER MATERIALS OR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY. THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF RLEASE AND ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES TO YOU FOR ALL CLAIMS ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE ANY PORTION OF THE SERVICES OR OTHERWISE UNDER THESE TERMS OF USE, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE, IS LIMITED TO THE GREATER OF: (L) THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID TO RLEASE FOR THE SERVICES IN THE 12 MONTHS PRIOR TO THE EVENTS OR CIRCUMSTANCES GIVING RISE TO THE CLAIMS; AND (B) $100. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. EACH PROVISION OF THESE TERMS OF USE THAT PROVIDES FOR A LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES, OR EXCLUSION OF DAMAGES IS INTENDED TO AND DOES ALLOCATE THE RISKS BETWEEN THE PARTIES UNDER THESE TERMS. THIS ALLOCATION IS AN ESSENTIAL ELEMENT OF THE AGREEMENT OF THE PARTIES. THE LIMITATIONS IN THIS SECTION WILL APPLY EVEN IF ANY LIMITED REMEDY FAILS ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.

15. Choice of Law; Disputes. These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions. You agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction and venue in the state and federal courts sitting in New York County, New York for any and all disputes, claims and actions arising from or in connection with the Services and/or these Terms of Use. rlease™ operates the Services from its offices in New York, and we make no representation that the Services are appropriate or available for use in other locations.

16. Consent to Communications. By using the Services, you consent to receiving certain electronic communications from rlease™ as further described in the Privacy Policy. Please read the Privacy Policy to learn more. You agree that any notices, agreements, disclosures, or other communications that rlease™ sends to you electronically will satisfy any legal communication requirements, including that those communications be in writing. The Services may provide web forms, links, or contact information, including phone numbers, that can connect you with rlease™ or third parties, such as lease dealerships and Third-Party Providers. Communications through these methods may be routed through a third-party service ("Communications Service"). Calls may be recorded or monitored for quality assurance and customer service purposes. You will be notified at the beginning of a call if it may be recorded or monitored. You consent to such recording and monitoring by rlease™ or the Communications Service. You consent to these practices by rlease™ and the Communications Service. The information is subject to the Privacy Policy.