Terms of Service

Beta Agreement

This agreement (together with the documents referred to in it) between you and Reedsy Limited incorporated and registered in England and Wales with company number 08841985 and whose registered office is at 69 Wilson Street London EC2A 2BB (“Reedsy”, “we”, “us” or “our”) is a legal agreement for the use of our beta self-publishing platform (the “Platform”). Our VAT Number is: GB190 2326 28.

By using and/or registering to use the Platform, you agree to the following terms:

  • The Platform: (i) is a beta version; (ii) is provided on an “as is” basis; and (iii) may not be free of bugs or errors and you agree that the existence of any bugs or errors shall not constitute a breach of this agreement. No representations, conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind are given in respect of the Platform, and all statutory warranties and conditions are excluded to the fullest extent possible. All and any such responsibility and liability is expressly disclaimed.
  • Reedsy grants you a personal, non-transferable, non-exclusive licence to use the Platform on the terms of this agreement. Access to the Platform is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of the Platform without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
  • Save for death and personal injury caused by Reedsy’s negligence, we shall have no liability of any kind in any circumstances whatever. In particular, we shall have no liability in any circumstances whatever for any data loss or corruption and you agree that you have sole responsibility for protecting your data.
  • The terms of our Privacy Policy and our Cookie Policy shall apply to your use of the Platform. We may revise this agreement (or any of the documents referred to in it) at any time.
  • The Platform allows you to connect with specialists (such as editors, illustrators, designers, marketers etc.) (“Specialists”). You and the Specialist shall contract on terms agreed with the Specialist and Reedsy shall not be a party to those terms. The price of any project will be the price agreed between you and Specialist as set out in the Specialist's proposal (“Price”). You and the Specialist shall both pay an amount equal to 10% of the Price to us as commission for the project (plus any applicable fees stated on our website).
  • Reedsy is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Platform (including without limitation: the source code, trade marks, copyright). You as user of the Platform retain all the intellectual property rights created by you in the content uploaded or posted by you on the Platform. However, you grant Reedsy a license to use, reproduce, display and transmit the content you upload or post to the Platform to the extent (and only to the extent) it is necessary for Reedsy to enable your use of the Platform. This license shall be perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty free and transferable.
  • This agreement and any document expressly referred to in it constitutes the whole agreement between us and supersedes any previous discussions, correspondence, arrangements or understandings between us.
  • This agreement and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales. Any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with this agreement will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

If you do not agree to the terms of this agreement, please refrain from using the Platform.