I am in sweat equity and have no personal or corporate assets to lose. I can build an MVP without outside funding and drive transactions, and believe I will be in much better shape to pitch to funders. My intent would be to replace the UA immediately upon funding. This assumes that it is better to ask for forgiveness than permission.
There is an excellent book out there that may help. This was written before the day of the phone app, but has all kinds of sample software contracts, as well as explaining what needs to be considered in drafting your own. The Book is
I think there are alot of cheapest freelancer services available fiverr platform is one of them hire for 5-100$ and ask them to your job not copy someone else ! my idea.
Never do this. Every company has different terms and conditions. You should contact someone who can help you. There are many people who helps startups in legal documentation find the best one for your startup. Good Luck.
"Saving legal fees" has cost more companies more money than you can imagine. Find a law firm that works with start ups and ask them for deferred billing. I Silicon Valley, Wilson Sonsini, Fenwick & West, K&L Gates, among others all do this.
Let's make it simple: someone paid for that User Agreement. You didn't. This would be theft. I know this is not what you want to do.
On the up side, there are lots of off-the-shelf pieces of legal work available on the Internet for free. You may very well be able to find something suitable.
You need to have a UA that is tailored to your business, not someone else's. You can learn from the 1000s of UAs you've read but you need to generate your own personalized version on your own or with help from someone more qualified. Never copy.
I would not. If you want to discover the consequences of this action visit FTC Guardian.com The specialize in preventing the consequences of this approach and have some tragic stories of people doing this very thing. The founder is Allyn Cutts.