Terms of use

Thank you for visiting Meta Nutrition, owned and operated by Meta Nutrition, Inc. (“Meta”). You can find us at www.Metnu.com (the “Site”) or by using the Meta Nutrition online web application portal (the “Portal”, collectively with the Site, the “Platform”). Meta’s Platform empowers people by helping provide them with the knowledge they need to achieve their best selves through healthy choices and provides health and fitness enterprises and professionals with an efficient platform to manage and create diets and meal plans specifically designed for their individual clients and members.

It is important that you carefully read and understand this Terms of Use (or “Terms”). This Terms of Use is a legal and binding agreement between you and Meta. By clicking the “accept” button after being presented with this Terms of Use and/or using the Platform, you expressly acknowledge that you have read this Terms of Use and agree to all of its provisions. This Terms of Use sets forth your rights and obligations with respect to your use of the Platform and any communications, information, and/or data of any kind provided through the Platform.

THIS PLATFORM DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. THE HEALTH AND NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, TEXT, GRAPHICS, IMAGES AND OTHER MATERIAL, CONTAINED ON THE PLATFORM, IS FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. Meta Nutrition is for informational purposes only. Meals within this Platform have not been evaluated or approved by the Food and Drug Administration. This Platform is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Content should not be considered a substitute for professional medical expertise or treatment. You assume full responsibility for consulting a qualified health professional regarding health conditions or concerns, and before starting a new diet or health program. Meta is not responsible for adverse reactions, effects, or consequences resulting from the use of any suggestions herein or procedures undertaken hereafter.

You hereby waive any rights or requirements under any laws or regulations in any jurisdiction which an original (non-electronic) signature or delivery or retention of non-electronic records, to the extent such waiver is permitted under applicable law.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS TERMS OF USE, YOU ARE NOT AUTHORIZED TO USE THE PLATFORM AND YOU MUST PROMPTLY CEASE USING IT.

  1. Using the Platform.
  2. 1.1. Internet Access. When using the Platform on your mobile, laptop or desktop device (your “Device”), you acknowledge and agree that you are responsible for (i) maintaining continuous Internet access for your Device through a Wi-Fi or LTE data communication network and (ii) any Internet connection and telecommunications fees and charges that you incur. 1.2.Your Device. Meta is not responsible for the operation of your Device. You are responsible for ensuring the system functions of your Device are in working order when accessing the Platform, including, but not limited to screen display operation features of your Device.

  3. Account Information.
  4. 2.1. Registration. To access the Portal, you must purchase a subscription or otherwise be provided with an Activation Code and register for an account. When you register for an account, you may be required to provide information about yourself. You agree that the information you provide to us through such account is accurate, current, and complete, and that you will keep it up-to-date at all times. 2.2. Security. You may not share your account, username, password or Activation Code with anyone else at any time. You may not authorize others to use your account, and you may not assign or otherwise transfer your user account to any other person or entity. Should you suspect that any unauthorized party may have used your Activation Code or may be using your password or account, you will notify Meta immediately. 2.3. Deletion. By logging into your account, you may edit your profile information, billing and payment information, your phone number, and email address. If you would like to permanently delete your account, you can email us at info@metnu.com. Please note, certain information such as your name and billing history may not be deleted from our system. License Grant and Restrictions.

  5. License Grant.
  6. 3.1. License Grant. Subject to the terms and conditions of this Terms of Use, Meta hereby grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, personal, non-sublicensable, non-assignable license to access and use the Platform (including updates and upgrades that replace or supplement it in any respect and which are not distributed with a separate license, and any documentation) solely for your personal use on a mobile or other device that you own or control. These Terms do not permit you to install or use the Portal on a mobile or other device that you do not own or control and you may not distribute or make all or any portion of the Platform available over a network where it could be used by multiple devices at the same time. 3.2. Use Restrictions. You may not access or use the Platform in any way that is not expressly permitted by this Terms of Use. You may not: (a) cause, permit or authorize the modification, creation of derivative works, translation, reverse engineering, decompiling, disassembling or hacking of the Platform; (b) sell, assign, rent, lease, or grant rights in the Platform, including, without limitation, through sublicense, to any other person or entity; or (c) use the Platform for any unlawful, prohibited, abnormal or unusual activity as determined by Meta in its sole discretion. 3.3. Investigations. We may, but are not obligated to, monitor or review our Platform at any time. If we become aware of any possible violations by you of this Terms of Use, we reserve the right to investigate such violations, and we may, at our sole discretion, immediately terminate your license to use the Platform pursuant to Section 4 below. 3.4. Violation of this Terms of Use. You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible, and Meta has no responsibility or liability to you or any other person or entity for, any breach by you of this Terms of Use or for the consequences of any such breach.

  7. Termination.
  8. 4.1. Termination by Meta. Meta may, at its option, terminate your access to and use of the Platform immediately if it determines you are in breach of or otherwise acting inconsistently with this Terms of Use. Accounts terminated by Meta for any type of abuse including, without limitation, a violation of these Terms, may not be reactivated for any reason. 4.2. Cancellation by You. You have the right to cancel your subscription or your account at any time. You may cancel either your subscription or your account by following the cancel instructions on the Platform or by contacting us via email at info@metnu.com. If you cancel a subscription, you may use your subscription until the end of your then-current subscription term. Once cancelled, your personal information will no longer be viewable by other users. However, content previously shared with other users may remain viewable by those users until they delete such content. If you voluntarily terminate your account, you may reactivate that account by emailing us, or follow a link on the Site to reactivate your account and if applicable, paying any outstanding or new Subscription Fee (defined below). owed under the account. 4.3. No Liability for Termination. You agree that Meta shall not have any liability whatsoever for any damage, loss or expenses of any kind that you may suffer as a result of any termination of your access to our use of the Platform, whether or not Meta is aware of any such damage, loss or expenses.

  9. Communication with Meta.
  10. We use email to communicate with you. Additionally, we may contact you via the Portal. For contractual purposes, you (1) consent to receive communications from us in an electronic form via the email address you have submitted, and/or messaging through the Platform; (2) consent to receive communications from users whose accounts may be synced or affiliated with yours; and (3) agree that all of the Terms of Use, agreements, notices, policies, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that those communications would satisfy if they were on paper. This section does not affect your non-waivable rights.

  11. Intellectual Property.
  12. 6.1. Trademarks. The Meta name and logo are trademarks and service marks of Meta. You do not have the right to use any of Meta’s trademarks, service marks or logos and your unauthorized use of any of these may be a violation of federal and state trademark laws. 6.2. Ownership. You acknowledge and agree that Meta, or its licensors, owns all right, title and interest in and to the Platform, including all intellectual property, industrial property and proprietary rights recognized anywhere in the world at any time and that the Platform is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. Further, you acknowledge that the Platform may contain information that Meta has designated as confidential and you agree not to disclose such information without Meta’s prior written consent. 6.3. Feedback. You agree that any submission of any ideas, suggestions, and/or proposals to Meta through its suggestion, feedback, forum, or similar pages (“Feedback”) is at your own risk and that Meta has no obligations (including without limitation, obligations of confidentiality) with respect to such Feedback. You represent and warrant that you have all rights necessary to submit the Feedback and you hereby grant to Meta a perpetual, irrevocable, transferable, fully paid, royalty-free, non-exclusive, worldwide, fully sublicensable right and license to use, copy, display, publish, modify, remove, publicly perform, translate, create derivative works, distribute and/or otherwise use such Feedback.

  13. User Content.
  14. 7.1. Content of Communications. Meta is not the source of, does not verify or endorse and takes no responsibility for the content of communications made by users using the Platform or any materials submitted or made available through the Platform via any function which allows a user to post or share content, or interact with other users (“User Content”). By using the Platform, you agree that any content that you submit may be viewable by certain other users of the Platform. The content of communications is entirely the responsibility of the person from whom such content originated. You therefore may be exposed to content that is offensive, unlawful, harmful to minors, obscene, indecent or otherwise objectionable. User Content may be protected by intellectual property rights owned by third parties. You are responsible for the content you choose to communicate and access using the Platform. In particular, you are responsible for ensuring that you do not submit material that (a) is protected by copyright, contains trade secrets or otherwise is subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from the rightful owner; (b) is false or is a misrepresentation; (c) is offensive, unlawful, harmful to minors, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, or that encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, gives rise to civil liability, violates any law, or is otherwise objectionable; or (d) impersonates another person. If you are inputting information about another individual to the Platform, you represent and warrant that you have obtained permission from such individual to do so. Meta may in its sole discretion block, prevent delivery of or otherwise remove the content of communications as part of its effort to protect the Platform or its Users, or otherwise enforce the terms of this Terms of Use. Further, Meta may in its sole discretion remove such content and terminate your account if you submit any content that is in breach of this Terms of Use. 7.2. You Grant Meta a License to User Content. With respect to all of your User Content, you grant Meta a perpetual, irrevocable, non-terminable, transferable, worldwide, royalty-free, sublicensable, fully paid-up, non-exclusive and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, modify, copy and perform the User Content or any part of the User Content in connection with the Platform and Meta’s (and its successors’ and affiliates’) business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Platform (and derivative works thereof) in any and all media formats and through any and all media channels. You also hereby grant each user of the Portal a non-exclusive license to access your User Content through the Portal while the User Content is made available through the Platform. You may take down any of your User Content at any time; however, you acknowledge and agree, that Meta may still have access to such User Content and that the above license granted by you to Meta will remain in effect despite your removal of the User Content from the Portal. You hereby represent, warrant and covenant that any User Content you provide does not include anything (including, but not limited to, text, images, music or video) to which you do not have the full right to grant the license specified in this Section 7.2 7.3. You acknowledge and agree that: (a) by using the Platform, you may be exposed to content that you may find offensive or indecent and you do so at your own risk; (b) you are solely responsible for, and Meta has no responsibility to you or any third party for any User Content that you create, post or communicate through the Platform (c) Meta does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to your User Content; and (d) Meta is not responsible for any User Content provided by third parties that you may have access to through your use of the Platform and all User Content is the responsibility of the person from whom such User Content originated. You acknowledge and agree that (i) Meta has no control over and is not responsible for the use of User Content by its users, including any user that has uploaded User Content to a personal device; and (ii) Meta may not be able to remove User Content that is uploaded onto a user’s device. Meta does not endorse any User Content, or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with User Content. You agree that, under no circumstances, will Meta be liable in any way for any User Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any User Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use or distribution of any User Content transmitted or otherwise made available via the Platform. 7.4. You acknowledge that Meta has the right to pre-screen your User Content but has no obligation to do so. At Meta’s sole discretion, any User Content may be included in the Platform in whole or in part in modified form. In addition, Meta and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse or remove any User Content that is available via the Platform that violates these Terms or is otherwise objectionable including, but not limited to, being unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or violating any party’s intellectual property.

  15. Links to Third Party Sites.
  16. Meta may link to or be linked from other websites that are not maintained by, or related to, Meta. Meta does not endorse, and is not responsible for, the content of any of those third-party websites. You acknowledge that Meta has not reviewed and does not endorse the content of all sites linked to from the Platform and is not responsible for the content or actions of any other sites linked to from the Platform. We do not promise that the contents of any linked website are accurate, compliant with local, state or federal law, including any intellectual property laws. Your use of any linked site is at your own risk and you assume all responsibilities and consequences resulting from such reliance.

  17. Privacy Policy.
  18. By accepting this Terms of Use or using the Platform, you represent that you have read and consent to our Privacy Policy in addition to this Terms of Use. If at any point you do not agree to any portion of the Privacy Policy, you must immediately stop using the Platform. By using the Platform, you agree to the then-current versions of this Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, which will be posted on the Platform.

  19. Payment and Pricing.
  20. 10.1. If you purchase any Services, either on a one-time or subscription basis, you will pay Meta the applicable fees and any related taxes. Meta may change its fees at any time by publishing written notice on the Platform. You authorize Meta to charge the applicable fees to the payment card that you submit to Meta, and agree that Meta and any Meta affiliate may store your payment card information. You will pay all fees and taxes as they become due. Your obligation to pay fees continues through the end of the subscription period during which you cancel your subscription. If your payment card issuer or bank does not honor charges you have paid using your card, you will remain directly liable to Meta for all unpaid amounts. If you fail to pay applicable fees, Meta reserves the right to charge interest at the rate of 1.5% per month, or the maximum amount permitted by law (if lower). You may cancel your Services here. You also acknowledge that Services are subject to these Terms and any additional terms related to the provision of the Service. 10.2. Nonpayment of any fees or other sums due to Meta or any other party related to your use of the Service will result in Service termination. We may, at our discretion, also appoint an outside debt collection agency to collect amounts owed to us. You agree to reimburse us for all costs that we incur in enforcing our collection of your unpaid amounts, including debt collection agency fees, reasonable attorneys' and legal fees and court costs. 10.3. All overcharges or billing disputes must be reported within 30 days of the time that the dispute occurred. If you dispute a charge to your payment card issuer that, in our reasonable judgment, is a valid charge under the provisions of this Agreement, you agree to pay us an additional charge (“Administration Charge”) to investigate the matter. We will refund any such Administration Charge if our investigation finds that your action in disputing the charge to your card issuer was justified because the charge was not valid under the provisions of this Agreement 10.4 All fees and charges are nonrefundable and there are no refunds or credits for partially used periods. All Premium Services and Your rights to use them expire at the end of the paid period of Your Premium Services account.

  21. Automatic Renewal Options.
  22. By signing up for certain subscriptions, you agree that your subscription will be automatically renewed. Unless you cancel your subscription, you authorize us to charge your payment method for the renewal term. The period of auto-renewal will be the same as your initial subscription period unless otherwise disclosed to you at the time of subscription purchase. The renewal rate will be no more than the rate for the immediately prior subscription period, excluding any promotional and discount pricing, unless we notify you of a rate change prior to your auto-renewal. You must cancel your subscription in accordance with the cancellation procedures disclosed to you for the particular subscription. We will not refund fees that may have accrued to your account and will not prorate fees for a cancelled subscription. From time to time, we may offer a free trial subscription for a service. If you register for a free trial subscription, we will begin to bill your account when the free trial subscription expires, unless you cancel your subscription before that time

  23. Location.
  24. The Platform is operated by Meta in the United States. If you choose to access or use the Platform from a location outside of the United States, you do so on your own initiative, and you are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.

  25. User Age.
  26. This Platform is not intended for use by people under 13 years of age. We will not knowingly collect information from minors in the United States or elsewhere with or without the consent of their parents or guardians. Personal registration information submitted by a person under the age of 13 will not be accepted. Any general information provided by a person under the age of 13 and gathered (for example, through the use of cookies) during his or her visit may be used as indicated in this Terms of Use.

  27. Health and Food Allergy Disclaimer.
  28. 14.1. THIS PLATFORM DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. THE HEALTH AND NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, TEXT, GRAPHICS, IMAGES AND OTHER MATERIAL, CONTAINED ON THE PLATFORM, IS FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. You should not rely on this information as a substitute or replacement for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. If you have any concerns or questions about your health, please consult with a physician or other medical health-care professional. Do not disregard, avoid or delay obtaining medical or health related advice from your health-care professional because of something you may have read on the Platform. 14.2. Research developments may impact the health and nutritional advice that appears on the Platform. No assurance can be given that the information contained on the Platform will always include the most recent developments. 14.3. RESULTS MAY VARY. Causes for being overweight or obese vary from person to person. Whether genetic or environmental, it should be noted that food intake, rates of metabolism and levels of exercise and physical exertion vary from person to person. This means weight loss results will also vary from person to person. Nothing in this Terms of Use or our statements should be construed as a promise or guarantee that a User will achieve his or her desired goal. 14.4. Users concerned with food allergies need to be aware of these risks and should confirm all food allergies and intolerances before preparing or consuming any items. Meta is not responsible for identifying ingredients that may cause allergic reactions for those with food allergies. IF YOU THINK YOU HAVING AN ADVERSE REACTION TO ANY FOOD ITEM, STOP IMMEDIATELY. TO THE EXTENT YOU BELIEVE YOU ARE HAVING A MEDICAL OR HEALTH EMERGENCY, CALL YOUR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL, OR 911, IMMEDIATELY.

  29. Disclaimer of Warranties.
  30. 15.1. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE PLATFORM IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, MAY NOT BE FUNCTIONAL ON CERTAIN DEVICES AND/OR IN CERTAIN COMPUTING ENVIRONMENTS AND META SHALL HAVE NO OBLIGATION TO CORRECT ANY BUGS, DEFECTS OR ERRORS IN THE PLATFORM OR TO OTHERWISE SUPPORT, DEVELOP OR MAINTAIN THE PLATFORM. 15.2. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, META EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF SATISFACTORY QUALITY, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND THOSE ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. 15.3. META MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, CORRECTNESS OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATON MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH, OR THE PERFORMANCE OF, THE PLATFORM. 15.4. META DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT (a) YOU WILL BE ABLE TO ACCESS OR USE THE PLATFORM AT THE TIMES OR LOCATIONS OF YOUR CHOOSING; (b) THAT OPERATION OF THE PLATFORM WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE; (c) YOUR USE OF THE PLATFORM WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; (d) DEFECTS IN THE OPERATION OF THE PLATFORM WILL BE CORRECTED OR (e) THE PLATFORM IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties, the foregoing disclaimers may not apply to you.

  31. Limitation of Liability.
  32. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, META AND ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSEES, LICENSORS AND BUSINESS PARTNERS (COLLECTIVELY, THE “RELATED PARTIES”) SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU UNDER ANY CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY FOR: ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OF PROFITS, USE, DATA OR GOODWILL, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE PLATFORM, EVEN IF META OR THE RELATED PARTIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OR SHOULD HAVE BEEN AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH LOSSES OR DAMAGES; OR THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS, SERVICES OR TECHNOLOGY; ORTHE DELETION OF, CORRUPTION OF, OR FAILURE TO STORE ANY MATERIALS, INFORMATION OR DATA GENERATED, COLLECTED, PROCESSED OR MAINTAINED BY OR THROUGH YOUR USE OF THE PLATFORM. 16.2. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, IN NO CASE SHALL THE LIABILITY OF META OR ANY OF THE RELATED PARTIES EXCEED ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100). Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, the liability of Meta and the Related Parties shall be limited to the fullest extent permitted by law.

  33. Indemnification.
  34. You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Meta and the Related Parties harmless from and against any and all claims, demands, liabilities damages and losses including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from or arising out of (a) your use of the Platform; or (b) your breach of this Terms of Use.

  35. Governing Law; Jurisdiction.
  36. This Terms of Use is governed by California law, without regard to conflict of laws principles. You and Meta agree that the state and federal courts located in the County of Los Angeles, California will have exclusive jurisdiction of all disputes arising out of or related to this Terms of Use or your access to or use of the Platform and agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction and venue of these courts. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Meta shall be allowed to apply for equitable remedies (including injunctions) in any jurisdiction.

  37. General.
  38. 19.1. Assignment. The rights granted to you under this Terms of Use may not be assigned without Meta’s prior written consent, and any attempted unauthorized assignment by you shall be null and void. 19.2. Severability. If any part of this Terms of Use is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, then that portion shall be severed, and the remainder of the Terms of Use shall be given full force and effect. 19.3. Attorneys’ Fees. The prevailing party shall be entitled to recover from the other party all the reasonable costs, attorneys’ fees and other expenses incurred by such prevailing party in any legal action relating to this Terms of Use. 19.4. No Waiver. Our failure to enforce any provision of this Terms of Use shall in no way be construed to be a waiver of such provision, nor in any way affect our right to enforce the same provision at a later time. An express waiver by Meta of any provision, condition or requirement of this Terms of Use shall not be understood as a waiver of your obligation to comply with the same provision, condition or requirement at a later time. 19.5. Equitable Remedies. You acknowledge and agree that Meta would be irreparably damaged if the terms of this Terms of Use were not specifically enforced, and therefore you agree that we shall be entitled, without bond, other security, or proof of damages, to appropriate equitable remedies with respect to any breach of this Terms of Use, in addition to such other remedies as we may otherwise have available to us under applicable laws. 19.6 Entire Agreement. This Terms of Use, including the documents referenced in this Terms of Use, constitutes the entire agreement between you and Meta with respect to the Platform and supersedes any and all prior agreements between you and Meta relating to the Platform

  39. Contact Us.
  40. If you have any questions or comments relating to the Platform or this Terms of Use, you can submit a question though our Platform, send an email to at info@metnu.com. */

  41. Changes to These Terms.
  42. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to amend these Terms of Use at any time and will update these Terms of Use in the event of any such amendments. We will notify our Users of material changes to this Terms of Use. We want you to be informed of important changes to our terms, but some changes are not that important — we don't want to bother you every time we fix a typo. So, while we may modify this agreement at any time, we will notify users of any changes that affect your rights. We reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Platform (or any part of it) with or without notice.

  43. When were these Terms last updated?
  44. March [3], 2020

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