LYONESS AMERICA, INC. ONLINE POLICY FOR MEMBERS
Lyoness Members, including Lyconet Members, are encouraged to embrace their entrepreneurial spirit via many methods, but for those promoting independent websites, Lyoness enforces a strict online policy of appropriate copyright and trademark use as well as online etiquette.
Lyoness reserves the right to take any action necessary to prevent misuse and/or mistreatment of Lyoness, its Members and Merchants as outlined in this Online Policy including but not limited to cancellation of Membership as well as legal action. Should a member have any questions about the nature of their website or future website, we suggest contacting Lyoness at firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance correcting any infringements or abating concerns.
ANY OF THE FOLLOWING ACTIVITIES SHALL CONSTITUE A VIOLATION OF THIS ONLINE POLICY FOR MEMBERS. THEREFORE WE KINDLY REQUEST THAT MEMBERS REFRAIN FROM ANY OF THE FOLLOWING BEHAVIOR WHILE PROMOTING LYONESS AND/OR LYCONET:
1. Trademark, trade word, and copyright infringement of LYONESS, Lyoness America, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries:
a. Use of the LYONESS and LYCONET registered word marks, word logos/pictorial marks, Cashback cards, as representation of yourself and your site;
b. Use of excerpts from official LYONESS and LYCONET websites text/printed materials;
c. Use of manipulated and/or altered LYONESS and LYCONET videos and/or presentations;
d. Use of self-made LYONESS and LYCONET videos/presentations which use any of the LYONESS and LYCONET trademark and/or copyrighted material;
e. Use of LYONESS and LYCONET trademarked and/or copyrighted material in your social media personal profiles;
f. Use of official LYONESS and LYCONET videos outside of their native form – all LYONESS and LYCONET videos used on Member sites must be embedded directly from YouTube with proper linkage to the official LYONESS YouTube channel.
2. LYONESS Online & SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Policy Infringement
a. Lack of personal identity of Member dispensing LYONESS or LYCONET information; b. Misrepresentation and/or lack of immediate and clear communication that Member website is not an official LYONESS or LYCONET site or an affiliation thereof; www.Lyoness.com c. Incorrect representation of LYONESS, LYCONET, Member status, information, benefits, statistics, and/or company information;
d. Incorrect representation of LYONESS or LYCONET via use of non-Lyoness videos and/or presentations;
e. LYONESS or LYCONET Keyword Bidding;
f. Inappropriate back-linking of trademark or trade word keywords;
g. Use of LYONESS and/or LYCONET trade words in domain name;
h. Use of LYONESS and/or LYCONET trade words and/or trademark in personal email address and/or email signature conveying corporate association;
i. Use of LYONESS and/or LYCONET trade words in title tags or Meta information. Long-tail Member based terms may be used, but personalized Member sites may not be specifically optimized for the LYONESS and/or LYCONET trade words;
j. Harvesting of potential Member information, spamming and/or inappropriate emailing or abuse of Member database and/or culled leads;
k. Posting anything to a website representing or portraying LYONESS and/or LYCONET that is infected with viruses, Trojan horses, or other malicious codes;
l. Utilizing a website representing or portraying LYONESS and/or LYCONET in any fashion that is in violation of local, state, or federal laws or regulations;
m. Creation and use of a private LYONESS and/or LYCONET registration form.
3. Trademark & copyright infringement of LYONESS Loyalty Merchants and/or third-parties:
a. Individual Members may not request consent directly from any third-party on behalf of LYONESS or a Member site;
b. Use of logos and/or copyrighted materials of LYONESS Loyalty Merchants without prior written consent from Lyoness;
c. Use of the TUV logo is absolutely forbidden;
d. Use of the Quality Austria name and logo is absolutely forbidden;
e. Use of Loyalty Merchant names, identity, and/or branding in any manner, misleading manner, or in representation of the Loyalty Merchant;
f. Having direct contact with LYONESS Loyalty Merchants or third-party affiliates.