Well folks, we have to do this and we hope that these terms are acceptable to you. Our lawyers are cool so the legal stuff is less formal than the usual documents that you see all over the place.
Please read this document (“Terms”) before using the site, it is a legally binding
Agreement (“Agreement”) describing the terms and conditions for your usage of GidiGrintein.com (the “Site”). If you have any questions, opinions or suggestions, please contact us at info@GidiGrintein.net
Use of the Site
We are a platform that allows you to learn more and connect with the person the site represents. Under our platform, users may contact the named person as well as read and download materials pertaining to said person. We offer you these services “as is” for the purpose of supporting a collaborative community that we would like you to respect, all in accordance with the terms and conditions under this Agreement.
You agree that this is a platform and is not responsible for any content and/or outcome of your participation on the site. You use this Site at your own risk.
The Site is currently a beta version and is still being tested before its official release. All contents found on the Site are provided on an “as is” basis and may contain defects or errors (i.e., bugs, glitches). You acknowledge and accept that you are using a beta application.
You agree that all information provided as part of the beta version of the Site is confidential information and all feedback provided by you shall also be considered as confidential information. You shall not disclose, or otherwise make available, such confidential information in any form to any third party.
Should you encounter any bugs or other problems on the website, please let us know immediately so we can fix them as quickly as possible!
Compliance & Age Restriction
The use of the Site is available to those who are 18 years and older. You represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years old.
If you are younger than 18 years, we welcome you ONLY in conjunction with, and under the supervision of, a parent or legal guardian who is at least 18 years of age.
Your compliance means that you agree to comply with all the applicable laws that apply to you regarding online conduct and behavior and proper content.
We reserve the right to refuse access and/or service for anyone, for any reason at any time.
You are solely responsible for keeping all your personal information with us confidential. You are solely responsible for protecting the security and confidentiality of your identification. You agree to report to us any breach of security and you indemnify us from any responsibility related to this matter.
We do random checks to find offenders and cheaters but we are counting on you to help us police this site and keep its high quality. We are an open, informative site and we would like anyone to feel safe and enjoy the process and its positive outcomes.
There are no fees for the use of this Site. No hidden fees. No other fees.
Prohibited Postings, Transactions and Behavior
This is a site for honest people who obey the law. We would like everyone to feel safe and unthreatened, not offended by material or language that is inappropriate. Got it?
Please behave yourself — just like you would when you visit friends or family! Since we are a lean operation, we will do our best to control and monitor our site but we are also asking for your help to point to us immediately when you encounter something or someone that is bothering you. We pledge to you that as soon as we are aware of a violation, we will immediately start the process to investigate that person and delete the offensive content.
We will not hesitate to report to the local authorities if we find someone disturbing or trying to harm the service to you.
The general categories of items and services that are not allowed on this site are:
You shall not be:
By uploading Content to the Site you hereby declare that you own and/or have the right to use such Content in this manner and that such Content does not infringe any third party intellectual property rights. You agree to keep us harmless in any case where a third party accesses our site and uses your Content without permission as we cannot control it. In the event that we receive a complaint with respect to any Content posted by you it shall be your sole responsibility to deal with such a complaint and to compensate us for any loss suffered.
We reserve the right to delete any Content that we deem inappropriate without any prior notice for any reason at any time.
As part of a transaction that may occur on the Site, you may obtain personal information, including email address and shipping information, from another user/s of the Site. Without obtaining prior permission from the other user, this personal information shall only be used for that transaction, or for the Site’s related communications. We do not grant you with a license to use the information for unsolicited commercial messages. Without limiting the foregoing, or without express consent from the user, you are not licensed to add any of the Site’s users to your email or physical mail list.
Idea Submissions: We consider any unsolicited suggestions, ideas, proposals or other material submitted to it by users via the Site or otherwise (other than the Content and the tangible items sold on the Site by users) (collectively, the “Material”) to be non-confidential and nonproprietary, and we shall not be liable for the disclosure or use of such Material. If, at our request, any member sends Material to improve the Site (for example through customer support), we will also consider that Material to be non-confidential and nonproprietary and we will not be liable for use or disclosure of the Material. Any communication by you to us is subject to this Agreement. You hereby grant, and agree to grant us, under all of your rights in the Material, a worldwide, non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully-paid, sublicensable and transferable right and license to incorporate, use, publish and exploit such Material for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, including, but not limited to, incorporating it in the systems, documentation, or any product or service, without compensation or accounting to you and without further recourse by you.
By using the Site you agree to this tracking and agree to let third parties (contracted by us) to place cookies on your computer hard drive.
This Site may be accessed from countries other than the United States. This Site may contain products or references to products that are not available outside of the United States. Any such references do not imply that such products will be made available outside the United States. If you access and use this Site outside the United States you are responsible for complying with your local laws and regulations.
Limitation of Liability
The Site is provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis without any representation or endorsement made, and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of the Site’s content, satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. We will not be liable for any loss suffered by any party as a result of their use of the website, its software or any or all of its content.
To the extent permitted by law, we will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of, or in connection with, the use of the Site.
We make no warranty that the functionality of the Site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that the Site or its server that makes it available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.
If you have a dispute with one or more users, you hereby declare that you release us (and our affiliates and subsidiaries, and our and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents) from any and all claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of any kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of, or in any way connected with, such disputes. In entering into this release you expressly waive any protections (whether statutory or otherwise) that would otherwise limit the coverage of this release to include only those claims which you may know or suspect to exist in your favor at the time of agreeing to this release.
Upon request by us, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless GidiGrintein.com and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents or other partners and employees from all liabilities, claims and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to, or arising out of, content you submit, post to, or transmit through this Website, your use of the Site, your violation of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of another.
Resolution and Disputes
Since our site is free of charge and has only good intentions, we hope that we will not have any claims or any problems from our users. In the event that such matter occurs, please submit your claim directly to us first at info@GidiGrintein.com
Any dispute arising from this agreement shall be settled in arbitration in the state of NEW YORK. If you have a dispute with other users, we may try at our sole discretion to help users to resolve said dispute. However, we have no obligations to resolve any disputes of any kind.
Intellectual Property Rights
Other than user’s Content as described above, all content included on the Site, such as text, graphics, code, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, widgets and software, and the compilation of such contents, is the exclusive property of GidiGrintein.com. The content and software on this Site may be used in accordance to the terms and conditions herein. Any other use, including the reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republication, display or performance, of the content on the Site is strictly prohibited.
All the materials published or related to the Site are protected by appropriate copyrights and trademark laws and should be respected worldwide. They shall not be used in any form to imitate or inflict damage upon us.
Nothing in this Site shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use in any form or manner any intellectual property, including, but not limited to, any patent, copyright or trademark of GidiGrintein.com. Please be advised that GidiGrintein.net protects its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.
All rights in our trade names, trademark logos and designs, whether or not appearing in large print or with the trademark symbol, belong exclusively to us and are protected from reproduction, imitation, dilution or confusing or misleading uses under national and international trademark and copyright laws. The use or misuse of these trademarks or any materials, except as permitted herein, is expressly prohibited and nothing stated or implied on this Site confers on you any license or right under trademark of us.
Changes to Site, Software
We reserve the right to:
Termination and effect of termination
In addition to any other legal or equitable remedies, we may, without prior notice to you, immediately terminate the Agreement or revoke any or all of your rights granted under this Agreement. Upon any termination of this Agreement, you shall immediately cease all access to, and use of, the Site, in addition to any other legal or equitable remedies, Any termination of this Agreement shall not affect the respective rights and obligations of the parties arising before the date of termination.
This Agreement, together with any amendments and any additional agreements you may enter into with us in connection with the Site, shall constitute the entire agreement between you and us concerning the Site. If any provision of this Agreement is deemed invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of this Agreement, which shall remain in full force and effect.
No agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchisor-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement.
The following Sections will survive any termination of this Agreement: Content Rights, Prohibited Posting, Disclaimer of Warranties; Limitation of Liability, Indemnity, Intellectual Property Rights, and Resolution and Disputes.
Please read this document as we want to establish trust between us and assure you that we are not going to misuse any of the personal information that you will provide. We asked our lawyer to compose a friendly document that is intended to use the least amount of words, summarizing your potential privacy concerns.
Our Pledge to You
We assume the responsibility of protecting your personal information on secure servers with limited access to very few honest individuals with a proven track record. We use your personal information only for providing and improving upon the Service. Period.
Your Pledge to Us
By using the Service, you consent to the collection and use of information in accordance with this Policy.
Rights and Responsibilities
We reserve the right to modify or replace this Policy by posting the updated version on the Site. It is your responsibility to check this Policy periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Service constitutes a renewal of your pledge.
Information We Collect About You
Address, telephone number, date of birth, age) obtained from you and
Use of your Personal Information
We use the information we collect from you for the following purposes:
Communication with You
We want to communicate with you as often as you like, mainly via email. You have the option to opt out of any communication method we might use. We might send you emails relating to your transactions keeping them to a minimum.
We offer email newsletters. When you register for an account, or choose to subscribe, you will receive newsletters from us. You may subscribe or unsubscribe from newsletters under your account settings or by following the instructions contained in the newsletter emails.
Third Party Disclosure/Sharing of Information
We will not post anything to your accounts with other third-party sites without your permission, except as specified herein under.
We may disclose your personal information as follows: (i) To carefully selected third party partners, so that they may inform you of offers, promotions and services; (ii) To our Site hosting partners, and other parties who assist us in operating our Site or conducting our business, so long as those outside parties agree to keep the information confidential; (iii) To comply with the law, to respond to governmental inquiries or requests, to enforce our Site policies, or to protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety;
We reserve the right to disclose your personal information as required by law and when necessary to protect our rights, or to comply with the law. You may modify or delete your personal information by updating your profile and/or contacting our support team. You may also obtain from us a copy of your personal information. We may retain certain information as required by law, or for necessary business.
Since the Internet is not a 100% secure environment, we cannot and will not ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to the Site. We do not provide any guarantee that information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards.
Links to Other Websites
The Site may contain links to other sites, which may have privacy policies that differ from our own. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such other websites. Accordingly, we recommend that you review any privacy statement posted on any website that you access through this Site. The terms and conditions herein do not apply to any such linked websites. We do not endorse any linked websites, or the information, materials, products or services that are contained in or accessible through such linked websites. We disclaim all warranties, express or implied, with respect to the information, materials, products and services that are contained in or accessible through linked websites, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement.
You acknowledge and agree that We are not responsible for the content, accuracy, legality, decency, copyright compliance, privacy practices, security or any other aspects of any such linked websites, and that the access or use of any such linked websites is solely at your own risk, and you hereby waive any and all claims against us with respect to such linked websites.
Changes to our Policy
We may amend this Policy at any time. If we make any material changes in the way we collect, use, and/or share your personal information, we will notify you by sending you an email at the last e-mail address that you provided us, and/or by prominently posting notice of the changes on the Site. Any material changes to this Policy will be effective upon the earlier of thirty (30) calendar days following our transmittal of an email notice to you or thirty (30) calendar days following our posting of the notice of changes on the Website covered by the Privacy Statement.
Please note that, at all times, you are responsible for updating your personal information to provide us your current email address. In the event that the last e-mail address that you have provided us is not valid, or for any other reason is not capable of delivering to you the notice described above, our transmittal of the e-mail containing such notice will nevertheless constitute effective notice of the changes described in the notice.
In any event, changes to this Policy may affect our use of personal information that you provided us prior to our notification to you of the changes.
If you have questions or suggestions, please contact us at info@GidiGrinstein.net
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