Terms of services

ATTENTION: PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEB SITE. USING THIS WEB SITE INDICATES THAT YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS («TERMS»), DO NOT USE THIS WEB SITE.

Updated: 24 may 2017

This agreement governs your («You» or » Your «) use of the websites operated by TEFIDA ( «TEFIDA» ), and the related services (collectively, the «Service»). Additional terms and conditions of use applicable to specific areas of the Service may also be posted in such areas and, together with this agreement, govern your use of those areas. This agreement, together with any such additional terms and conditions, are referred to as this «Agreement.»

TEFIDA reserves the right, in its discretion, to change or modify all or any part of this Agreement at any time, effective immediately upon notice published on the Service. Your continued use of the Service constitutes your binding acceptance of these terms and conditions, including any changes or modifications made by TEFIDA as permitted above. Please be sure to review this Agreement periodically to ensure familiarity with the most current version. If at any time the terms and conditions of this Agreement are no longer acceptable to You, You should immediately cease all use of the Service.

The Service is directed primarily to adults and is not directed to children under the age of 13. You must be 13 years of age or older to use the Service. TEFIDA complies with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act and does not permit registration by and will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under 13. This requirement will be posted wherever TEFIDA collects data within the Service, such as during the registration process. By registering for the Service, you represent and warrant that You are 13 years of age or older. Additionally, you must provide true, accurate and complete registration information to become a member of the Service («Member»). Creating a member account under automated means or under false or fraudulent pretenses constitutes unauthorized use of the Service and such accounts will be terminated by TEFIDA.

As part of the registration process, You will be asked to select a username and password and You will be responsible for all activities occurring under Your username and for keeping Your password secure. We may refuse to grant You a username that impersonates someone else, is or may be protected by trademark or proprietary rights law, or is vulgar, offensive, or otherwise inappropriate, as determined by us in our sole discretion.

By using the Service, You represent and warrant that all registration information You submit is truthful and accurate and you agree to the accuracy of such information. The profile that You compose upon registering for the Service (the «Member Profile») must describe You, an individual person. If You wish to view or change your profile, You can do so via the member profile page of the appropriate TEFIDA web site. You additionally agree that you accept the terms of the current TEFIDA Privacy Policy.

Use of content

You acknowledge that the Service contains information, software, photographs, audio and video clips, graphics, links and other material (collectively, the «Content») that are protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights of TEFIDA or third parties. All Content on the Service is subject to copyright as a collective work of TEFIDA pursuant to applicable copyright law.

You agree to comply with any copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in any Content available on or accessed through the Service. Users of the Service may use the Content only for their personal, noncommercial use. Businesses, organizations or other legal entities may not become Members and are not permitted to use the Service for any purpose, including but not limited to collecting usernames and /or email addresses of Members by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email and unauthorized framing of or linking to the Service.

Except as expressly permitted in next Section of this Agreement, You may not modify, publish, transmit, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display, sell, transfer or in any way exploit any of the Content, in whole or in part. Any downloadable software may not be reverse engineered unless specifically authorized by the owner of the software’s patent and/or copyright. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with any security related features of the Service or the Content, including features that prevent or restrict use or copying or that enforce limitations on use.

You may post on the Service only Content owned by You (such as your original statements or video clips), Content for which you have received express permission from the owner and Content that is in the public domain (collectively, the «Posting Material»). You assume all risk and responsibility for determining whether any Posting Material is in the public domain. You hereby grant, transfer and assign to TEFIDA and its successors, assigns and licensees (collectively, "Licensee") a fully-paid, royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide right and license to publish, distribute, reproduce, transmit, use, translate, display, perform, modify, revise, create derivative works of and archive the Posting Material, in any form or media now known or hereafter developed (including without limitation in print, magnetic or electronic form), on any number of occasions in any form, and to sublicense third parties (including other users of the Service) to do any of the foregoing with further right of sublicense (the "License"), without compensation to you. You represent and warrant that you are authorized to grant all rights set forth in the preceding sentence and that the exercise by Licensee of Licensee’s rights under the License shall not violate any laws, defame or libel any person, invade any person’s right of privacy or publicity or otherwise violate, misappropriate or infringe the rights of any person (including without limit any copyright or moral right).

You may only download, copy and make any personal, non-commercial use of the Content and use that is permitted by Sections 107 through 122 of the United States Copyright Act of 1976, as amended («Copyright Act») and not prohibited by any section of the Copyright Act or by any other applicable law, rule or regulation; provided, however, that You maintain all copyright and other notices contained in such Content; and provided further that You shall not store electronically any significant portion of any Content.

Use of site

TEFIDA authorizes you to view and download certain specified materials at this Web site («Site») only for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original materials on any copies of the materials. You may not modify the materials at this Site in any way or reproduce or publicly display, perform, or distribute or otherwise use them for any public or commercial purpose.

For purposes of these Terms, any use of these materials on any other Web site or networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited.

The materials at this Site are copyrighted and any unauthorized use of any materials at this Site may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. If you breach any of these Terms, your authorization to use this Site automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials.

User generated content: submissions including comments, reader reviews and more

You shall not upload to, or distribute or otherwise publish on to the Services any libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, or otherwise illegal material. Be courteous. You agree that you will not threaten or verbally abuse other Members, use defamatory language, or deliberately disrupt discussions with repetitive messages, meaningless messages or «spam.»

Use respectful language. Like any community, the online conversation flourishes only when our Members feel welcome and safe. You agree not to use language that abuses or discriminates on the basis of race, religion, nationality, gender, sexual preference, age, region, disability, etc. Hate speech of any kind is grounds for immediate and permanent suspension of access to all or part of the Services.

Debate, but don’t attack. In a community full of opinions and preferences, people always disagree. TEFIDA encourages active discussions and welcomes heated debate on the Services, but personal attacks are a direct violation of these Terms of Service and are grounds for immediate and permanent suspension of access to all or part of the Service.

The Services shall be used only in a noncommercial manner. You shall not, without the express approval of TEFIDA, distribute or otherwise publish any material containing any solicitation of funds, advertising or solicitation for goods or services.

You acknowledge that any submissions you make to the Services (i.e., user-generated content including but not limited to: comments, forum messages, reviews, text, video, audio and photographs, as well as computer code and applications) (each, a «Submission») may be edited, removed, modified, published, transmitted, and displayed by TEFIDA and you waive any rights you may have in having the material altered or changed in a manner not agreeable to you. Submissions made to the Services may also be included in our RSS feeds, APIs and made available for republishing through other formats.

You grant TEFIDA a perpetual, nonexclusive, world-wide, royalty free, sub-licensable license to the Submissions, which includes without limitation the right for TEFIDA or any third party it designates, to use, copy, transmit, excerpt, publish, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, create derivative works of, host, index, cache, tag, encode, modify and adapt (including without limitation the right to adapt to streaming, downloading, broadcast, mobile, digital, thumbnail, scanning or other technologies) in any form or media now known or hereinafter developed, any Submission posted by you on or to the Services or any other Web site owned by TEFIDA, including any Submission posted on or to the Services through a third party.

You are solely responsible for the content of your Submissions. However, while TEFIDA does not and cannot review every Submission and is not responsible for the content of these messages, TEFIDA reserves the right to delete, move, or edit Submissions that it, in its sole discretion, deems abusive, defamatory, obscene, in violation of copyright or trademark laws, or otherwise unacceptable.

By making a Submission, you are consenting to its display and publication on the Site and in the Services and for related online and offline promotional uses.

Any person involved in or affiliated with the production of a work reviewed on TEFIDA.com or elsewhere in the Services may not submit a Readers’ Review for that work or competing works.

 

Rules of conduct

The following is, for illustration purposes, a partial list of illegal and prohibited uses of the Service. TEFIDA may investigate any illegal and/or unauthorized use of the Service by You and may take appropriate legal action against You, including without limitation, civil, criminal, and injunctive redress, for illegal or prohibited uses. While utilizing the Service, You may not:

-post on the Service any links to any external Internet sites that are obscene or pornographic, or display pornographic or sexually explicit material of any kind;-reformat or frame any portion of any web page that is part of the Service;
-submit Posting Material containing restricted or password only access pages, or hidden pages or images (those not linked to or from another accessible page);
-submit any Posting Material that falsely implies sponsorship of that Material by the Service and/or TEFIDA, falsify or delete any author attributions in any Materials, or promote any information that you know is false or misleading;
-transmit any viruses, worms, defects, Trojan horses or other items of a contaminating or destructive nature through the Service;
-submit Posting Material that violates the rights of others, such as Material that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or violates any right of privacy or publicity, or that is libelous or defamatory, or that directs any user, by linking or any other method, to the content of a third party without the third party’s written consent;
-promote an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person’s copyrighted work, such as providing pirated computer programs or videos or links to them, providing information to circumvent manufacture-installed copy-protect devices, or providing pirated music or links to pirated music files; or
-submit Posting Material that is libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, harassing, threatening, unlawful or promotes or encourages illegal activity.

Managing content

TEFIDA reserves the right to delete, move or edit any Content (including Posting Material posted in any interactive area of the Service) that it may determine, in its sole discretion, violates this Agreement or is otherwise unacceptable. However, TEFIDA undertakes no obligation to review the Posting Material submitted by users on the Service and is not responsible for such Posting Material. You shall remain solely responsible for all Posting Material submitted by You. Although TEFIDA reserves the right to remove any offending Posting Material placed on the Service, You understand and agree that You nonetheless may be exposed to such Posting Material and that You further waive Your right to any damages relating to such exposure.

Links to other web sites

Links to third party Web sites on this Site are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave this Site. TEFIDA has not reviewed all of these third party sites and does not control and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content. Thus, TEFIDA does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any information, software or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this Site, you do this entirely at your own risk.

No endorsement

TEFIDA does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any Posting Material posted on any interactive area and you acknowledge that any reliance upon such Posting Material shall be at Your sole risk. Any Posting Material placed on any interactive area by users represents only the view of the user posting the Posting Material, and does not represent the view of TEFIDA.

The Service may contain links to sites on the Internet which are owned and operated by third parties (the «External Sites»). You acknowledge that TEFIDA is not responsible for the availability of, or the content located on or through, any External Site. You should contact the site administrator or webmaster of any External Sites of which you have concerns regarding such External Site links or content.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless TEFIDA, its affiliates, and its respective officers, directors, owners, agents, information providers and licensors (collectively, the «TEFIDA Parties») from and against any and all claims, liability, losses, damages, costs and expenses (including attorneys’ fees) incurred by any TEFIDA Party in connection with any Posting Material or with use or alleged use of the Service under Your password by any person, whether or not authorized by You.

Termination of service

TEFIDA reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to restrict, suspend or terminate Your access to all or any part of the Service, including the discussion areas, at any time for any reason without prior notice or liability. Conversely, You may terminate your membership of the Service at any time, for any reason, by emailing TEFIDA at e-mail . Once Your membership is terminated, You will have no further right to use the Service. The terms of this Agreement shall survive any termination of Your membership. TEFIDA may change, suspend or discontinue all or any aspect of the Service at any time, including the availability of any feature, database, Posting Material or Content (including the discussion areas), without prior notice or liability.

Copyright policy

You may not post, distribute, perform, display, transmit or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. Without limiting the foregoing, if you believe that your work has been copied and posted on the Service in a way that constitutes copyright or trademark infringement by emailing TEFIDA at e-mail with the following information: (a) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or trademark interest; (b) a description of the copyrighted work(s) or trademark(s) that you claim has been infringed; (c) a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Website; (d) your address, telephone number, and email address; (e) a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright or trademark owner, its agent, or the law; and (f) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or trademark owner or authorized to act on the copyright or trademark owner’s behalf.

Disclaimer of warranties

Neither TEFIDA nor any provider of third party content or their respective agents warrants that the Service will be uninterrupted or error free; nor does TEFIDA, any third party content provider, or their respective agents make any warranty as to the results to be obtained from use of the Service or the Content. The Service and the Content are distributed on an «as is, as available» basis. Neither TEFIDA, nor third party content providers (or their respective agents) makes any warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, warranties of title or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, with respect to the Service, any Content or any products or services sold through the Service. YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. Neither TEFIDA nor any third party content provider warrants that any files available for downloading through the Service will be free of viruses or similar contamination or destructive features.

You expressly agree that the entire risk as to the quality and performance of the Service and the accuracy or completeness of the Content is assumed solely by You. You specifically acknowledge that TEFIDA is not responsible or liable for any unauthorized access to or alteration of Your Posting Materials, data or other transmissions entered into through the Service or for any threatening, defamatory, obscene, offensive or illegal Content or for conduct of any other party or for any infringement of another’s rights.

IN NO EVENT WILL «TEFIDA», ITS OFFICERS OR EMPLOYEES, ITS SUPPLIERS, AFFILIATES OF TEFIDA, OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THIS SITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) ARISING OUT OF THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR THE RESULTS OF USE OF THIS SITE, ANY WEB SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE, OR THE MATERIALS OR INFORMATION CONTAINED AT ANY OR ALL SUCH SITES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY AND WHETHER OR NOT ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF YOUR USE OF THE MATERIALS OR INFORMATION FROM THIS SITE RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION OF EQUIPMENT OR DATA, YOU ASSUME ALL COSTS THEREOF. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU

Neither TEFIDA, nor any third party content provider (or their respective agents) shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of the use of or inability to use the Service, even if such party has been advised of the possibility of such damages.