Terms of Service

Last Updated: January 9, 2016

This page outlines the Terms of Service (hereafter the "Agreement") under which the Baseway (“Baseway”) services (hereafter the "Services") and website (hereinafter the "Site") are provided to you.


By entering into this Agreement you further acknowledge your understanding and acceptance of Baseway’s information gathering, use and dissemination practices as outlined in our Privacy Policy.

Please note that Baseway may revise the Policy at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page periodically to review the Policy, as your continued use of the Site after an update shall be considered an acceptance of, and agreement to be bound by, any changes.

  1. Our Services

    1. Baseway offers a platform for Freelancers to apply to and Clients to list job postings. Clients can post jobs onto the platform, view the list of applicants to their job and select to hire one. Freelancers can apply to jobs by submitting a proposal and a quote.
    2. Baseway is not a party to or directly involved in the dealings of Freelancers and Clients. Baseway merely provides the Services that allow for Freelancers and Clients to connect and begin working together.
    3. When posting a job a Client will specify a title, description, location (remote or local) and any other related details. All job posts are screened and reviewed prior to being published onto the platform
  2. Social Settings, User Content and Copyrights

    1. Baseway also offers a unique forum for Freelancers and Clients to interact socially. Freelancers and Clients will have the option of adding other members as contacts and sharing/viewing their profiles.
    2. This feature is intended to allow both Freelancers and Clients access to a larger network and to facilitate the sharing of information and work samples. These work samples can include, but are not limited to, photographs, images, patterns, designs and other graphic media, published articles, books, magazines and other written media, as well as all other work product.
    3. By uploading work samples to Baseway you are agreeing that Baseway will have a non-exclusive right to reproduce said work samples on its current website as well as any future platforms. By uploading work samples you are furthering agreeing that you are the owners of said samples and will not post any work samples that would infringe on any copyright laws or any other applicable privacy laws.
  3. Intellectual Property Rights

    1. Our Site (including but not limited to text, graphics, images, logos, buttons, icons, software and other materials, not including the specific downloadable audio content, hereafter "Content") is the sole property of Baseway, and is protected by U.S. copyright and international treaties. Unauthorized use of any Baseway Content may violate copyright, trademark and other laws. You may not reproduce, modify, display, sell, or distribute the Content, or use it in any other way for public or commercial purpose. This includes copying or adapting the HTML code used to generate Web pages on the Site. Additionally attempting to decipher, recompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Site or service is expressly prohibited.
    2. All Site designs, copy, graphics and logos and certain other names or logos are service marks or trademarks of Baseway. In addition, the "look" and "feel" of the Site (including color combinations, button shapes, layout, design and all other graphical elements) are also protected by Baseway’s trademarks, service marks and copyrights.
  1. Username and Password

    1. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your information, username and password. You shall be responsible for all uses of your registration, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify Baseway of any unauthorized use of your registration, information, username or password.
  1. General Community Rules & Regulations

    1. Play Nice
      • No public attacking or insulting other users.
      • Users are asked to resolve any dispute between themselves prior to Baseway involvement.
    2. No Adult Content
      • Pornographic content is strictly prohibited and will result in immediate suspension of user account and potential criminal action.
      • No profanity, vulgarities, or any other inappropriate language.
      • Baseway, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to block or remove any content it believes to be unlawful, obscene, pornographic, and/or harmful.
    3. No Spamming or Advertising
  1. Payment & Transactions

    1. Transactions facilitated through the use of the Baseway service are subject to a commission/service fee. Baseway reserves the right to change the amount of this commission/service fee at any time.
    2. For fixed price projects, the Client’s payment will be sent to us and held in an escrow account until the project has been completed to the Client’s satisfaction. The escrow fund will be released to the Freelancer, minus commission/service fee once the Client has elected to release the funds.
    3. Client will be required to submit payment by credit card or PayPal. Any transactions made outside of the Baseway platform are strictly prohibited.
  2. Transaction Disputes

    1. Baseway strongly urges Clients and Freelancers to work together to come to an agreement regarding the completion of work and the release of payment. We ask that Clients/Freelancers only open a dispute through Baseway as a last resort.
    2. In the event that a dispute is opened through Baseway both Client and Freelancer will be given an opportunity to resolve the matter through Baseway communication. In the event that the parties cannot come to a solution Baseway, in its sole discretion, will act as arbitrator, will review the case, and decide the outcome based on all the facts available. This determination will be binding upon both parties.
  3. Acceptable Use of the Site

    1. The Site and its Services are intended solely for individuals that desire to use the service offered on the site.
    2. As one of the conditions of your use of the Site and Service, you represent, warrant and agree that you will not use (or plan, encourage or help others to use) the Site for any purpose or in any manner that is prohibited by this Agreement or by applicable law. It is your responsibility to ensure that your use of the Site complies with this Agreement.
  4. Security Rules

    1. Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the Site, including, without limitation: accessing data not intended for such user or logging into an account which the user is not authorized to access; attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the Site, overloading, "flooding", "mail bombing" or "crashing"; sending unsolicited e-mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services.
    2. Violations of these Security Rules may result in civil or criminal liability. Baseway will investigate occurrences that may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations.
  5. Site Availability

    1. Baseway is not available to users in India, Phillipines, Vietnam, China, and other foreign countries.
  6. Warranty Disclaimer

    1. Baseway makes no representations or warranties regarding the service you will receive from any Freelancers on the site, the availability of the site on an uninterrupted basis, the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained in or linked to this web site and its associated sites.
  7. Indemnification

    1. By using the Services you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Baseway from and against any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, alleging or resulting from this Agreement, your breach of this Agreement, your conduct or your use of the Site and Services.
  8. Release and Limitations of Liability

    1. You further agree to release Baseway from any claims, demands and damages (actual, consequential, direct and indirect) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with the use of Baseway or relating to this Agreement.
  9. Termination and Account Cancellation

    1. Baseway reserves the right to suspend or disable user accounts if they terminate the Agreement, at our sole discretion and without notice. We also reserve the right to suspend or disable user accounts in the event a user violates any terms of this Agreement.
    2. Users can also request to cancel their account at any time by emailing us as