THIS AGREEMENT SETS FORTH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AT http://www.dfsw.org.lb (THE “SITE”) AND THE SERVICES OFFERED BY THE DRUZE FOUNDATION (COLLECTIVELY WITH THE SITE, THE “SERVICE”). BY REGISTERING FOR AND/OR USING THE SITE OR SERVICE YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS AGREEMENT. THIS AGREEMENT APPLIES TO ALL USERS OF THE SITE OR SERVICE.
Acceptance of Terms
THE DRUZE FOUNDATION is a social media site focused on making interaction within Women Foundations easy and fast. The site allows users to interact about any issue on Foundations, from selling books to announcing events and discussing classes. The site also endeavours to connect students with prospective employers through the optional CV upload function.
When you visit this site, send emails to THE DRUZE FOUNDATION or request information via email, cell phone or other mobile device, you are communicating with us electronically and consenting to receive communications electronically. This consent also includes receiving Notices posted to this Service electronically. Additionally, settings in your account will dictate the kinds of electronic communications you would like to receive.
The Service is available only to individuals who are at least 18 years old. You represent and warrant that you are of legal age to form a binding contract, and that all registration information you submit is accurate and truthful. THE DRUZE FOUNDATION may, in its sole discretion, refuse to offer the Service to any person or entity and change its eligibility criteria at any time. This provision is void where prohibited by law and the right to access the Service is revoked in such jurisdictions.
Rules and Conduct
By way of example, and not as a limitation, you shall not (and shall not permit any third party to) either (a) take any action or (b) upload, download, post, submit or otherwise distribute or facilitate distribution of any Content on or through the Service, including without limitation any User Submission/Post, that:
infringes anyone’s intellectual property, such as, patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, right of publicity or other right of any other person or entity or violates any law or contractual duty;
is false, misleading, untruthful or inaccurate;
is unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another’s privacy, tortious, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, offensive, profane, or otherwise inappropriate as determined by THE DRUZE FOUNDATION in its sole discretion;
is considered ‘spam’;
makes use of the Site for commercial activities and/or sales without THE DRUZE FOUNDATION’s prior written consent such as contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, or pyramid schemes;
contains software viruses or any other malicious computer codes, files, or programs that are designed or intended to disrupt, damage, limit or interfere with the proper function of any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment or to damage or obtain unauthorized access to any system, data, password or other information of THE DRUZE FOUNDATION or any third party; or
impersonates any person or entity, including any employee or representative of THE DRUZE FOUNDATION.
Additionally, you shall not, as determined in THE DRUZE FOUNDATION’s sole discretion, : (i) take any action that imposes or may impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on THE DRUZE FOUNDATION’s infrastructure; (ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Service or any activities conducted on the Service; (iii) bypass any measures THE DRUZE FOUNDATION may use to prevent or restrict access to the Service; (iv) run any form of auto-responder or “spam” on the Service; or (v) use manual or automated software, devices, or other processes to “scrub”, “crawl” or “spider” any page of the Site.
You shall not in any way: (i) decipher, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to derive any source code or underlying ideas or algorithms of any part of the Service, (ii) modify, translate, or otherwise create derivative works of any part of the Service, or (iii) copy, rent, lease, distribute, or otherwise transfer any of the rights that you receive hereunder. You shall abide by all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations.
THE DRUZE FOUNDATION does not guarantee that any Content or User Submissions (as defined below) will be made available on the Site or through the Service. THE DRUZE FOUNDATION has no obligation to monitor the Site, Service, Content, Resumes, or User Submissions.
THE DRUZE FOUNDATION, in its discretion, reserves the right to (i) remove, edit or modify any Content, including without limitation any User Submissions, from the Site or Service at any time, without notice to you and for any reason, or for no reason at all and (ii) to remove or block any User Submissions from the Service.
You shall not:
provide any false personal information to THE DRUZE FOUNDATION (including a false User Name) or create any account for anyone other than yourself without permission;
use a User Name that is the name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person;
use a User Name that a name subject to any rights of a person other than you without appropriate authorization; or
use a User Name that is a name that is otherwise offensive, vulgar or obscene.
Username, Email Address and Password are mandatory to sign up for the Service. All other information is discretionary, but may affect your enjoyment of the Service.
THE DRUZE FOUNDATION reserves the right to refuse registration of, or cancel a User in its sole discretion. You are solely responsible for activity that occurs on your account and shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your THE DRUZE FOUNDATION password. You shall never use another user’s account without such other user’s express permission. You will immediately notify THE DRUZE FOUNDATION in writing of any unauthorized use of your account, or other account related security breach of which you are aware.
To begin using your account, please confirm your registration. You will receive a registration email shortly after signing up for the Service.
A Registered User will be able to Flag, Comment, Like or Unlike a User Post. A Post that is Flagged by another User may be removed by THE DRUZE FOUNDATION, if in their sole discretion, THE DRUZE FOUNDATION believes the Post violates the Policies or otherwise may be offensive and/or illegal. User may be allowed to edit their Post and resubmit to the Site. If a Registered User has multiple violations of the Policies either by being ‘Flagged’ or otherwise, it is within THE DRUZE FOUNDATION’s discretion to permanently disable the Registered User’s access to the Site.
It is important to THE DRUZE FOUNDATION that the User get the best experience possible.
Comments must adhere to the Site’s Policies.
Third Party Sites and Services
The Service may contain links to other websites, services or resources on the Internet, and other websites, services or Posts may contain links to the Site. When you access third party websites, you do so at your own risk. These other websites are not under THE DRUZE FOUNDATION’s control, and you acknowledge that THE DRUZE FOUNDATION is not responsible or liable for the content, functions, accuracy, legality, appropriateness or any other aspect of such websites or resources. The inclusion of any such link does not imply endorsement by THE DRUZE FOUNDATION or any association with its operators. You further acknowledge and agree that THE DRUZE FOUNDATION shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such Content, goods or services available on or through any such website or resource.
Content and License
You agree that the Service contains Content specifically provided by THE DRUZE FOUNDATION or its partners and that such Content is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets or other proprietary rights and laws. You shall abide by and maintain all copyright notices, information, and restrictions contained in any Content accessed through the Service. Use of school logos is the intellectual property of the respective school and in no way should infer endorsement by the school.
THE DRUZE FOUNDATION grants each user of the Site and/or Service a worldwide, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable and non-transferable license to use, modify and reproduce the Content, solely for personal, non-commercial use. Use, reproduction, modification, distribution or storage of any Content for other than personal, non-commercial use is expressly prohibited without prior written permission from THE DRUZE FOUNDATION, or from the copyright holder identified in such Content’s copyright notice. You shall not sell, license, rent, or otherwise use or exploit any Content for commercial use or in any way that violates any third party right.
All User Submissions/Posts must comply with THE DRUZE FOUNDATION’s Policies. The Service provides you with the ability to add, create, upload, submit, distribute or Post (“Submitting” or “Submission”) content, resumes, videos, audio clips, written forum comments, data, text, photographs, software, scripts, graphics, or other information to the Site (collectively, the “User Submissions”). By Submitting User Submissions on the Site or otherwise through the Service, you:
acknowledge that you are publishing that User Submission;
grant THE DRUZE FOUNDATION a worldwide, non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully paid, sublicensable and transferable license to use, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, perform, and otherwise fully exploit the User Submissions in connection with the Site, the Service and THE DRUZE FOUNDATION’s (and its successors and assigns’) business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Site (and derivative works thereof) or the Service in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby do and shall grant each User of the Site and/or the Service a non-exclusive license to access your User Submissions through the Site and the Service, and to use, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform such User Submissions solely for personal, non-commercial use. For clarity, the foregoing license grant to THE DRUZE FOUNDATION does not affect your ownership of User Submission(s), unless otherwise agreed in writing;
represent and warrant that the use of the Site and Service will not infringe or violate the rights of any third party, including without limitation any privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights, or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights; and
understand that THE DRUZE FOUNDATION shall have the right to delete, edit, modify, reformat, excerpt, or translate any materials, content or information submitted by you; and that all information publicly Posted or privately transmitted through the Site is the sole responsibility of the person from which such content originated and that THE DRUZE FOUNDATION will not be liable for any errors or omissions in any content; and that THE DRUZE FOUNDATION cannot guarantee the identity of any other users with whom you may interact in the course of using the Service.
THE DRUZE FOUNDATION does not endorse and has no control over any User Submission. THE DRUZE FOUNDATION cannot guarantee the authenticity of any data which users may provide about themselves. You acknowledge that all Content accessed by you using the Service is at your own risk and you will be solely responsible for any damage or loss to any party resulting therefrom.
THE DRUZE FOUNDATION may terminate your access to all or any part of the Service at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately, which may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with your registration. If you wish to terminate your account, you may do so by following the instructions on the Site.
THE DRUZE FOUNDATION has no special relationship with or fiduciary duty to you. THE DRUZE FOUNDATION has no control over, and no duty to take any action regarding: which users gains access to the Site; what Content you access via the Site; what effects the Content may have on you; how you may interpret or use the Content; or what actions you may take as a result of having been exposed to the Content. You release THE DRUZE FOUNDATION from all liability for you having acquired or not acquired Content through the Site. While we try to tailor third party content to our audience, the Site may contain, or direct you to websites containing, information that some people may find offensive or inappropriate. THE DRUZE FOUNDATION makes no representations concerning any Content contained in or accessed through the Site, and THE DRUZE FOUNDATION will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained in or accessed through the Site or the Service.
THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” AND IS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND ANY WARRANTIES IMPLIED BY ANY COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR USAGE OF TRADE, ALL OF WHICH ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. THE DRUZE FOUNDATION, AND ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS AND CONTENT PROVIDERS DO NOT WARRANT THAT: (A) THE SERVICE WILL BE SECURE OR AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION; (B) ANY DEFECTS OR ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED; (C) ANY CONTENT OR SOFTWARE AVAILABLE AT OR THROUGH THE SERVICE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS; OR (D) THE RESULTS OF USING THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
THE DRUZE FOUNDATION TAKES EVERY MEASURE TO ENSURE THE SECURITY OF THE SERVICES, BUT GIVEN THE NATURE OF THE INTERNET MAKES NO GUARANTY OF CONFIDENTIALITY OR PRIVACY OF ANY COMMUNICATION OR INFORMATION TRANSMITTED OR STORED ON THE SITE OR ANY WEBSITE LINKED TO THE SITE.
Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE DRUZE FOUNDATION, NOR ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS, SUPPLIERS OR CONTENT PROVIDERS, BE LIABLE UNDER CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, NEGLIGENCE OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICE FOR ANY LOST PROFITS, DATA LOSS, COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, OR SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER, SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES (HOWEVER ARISING), (II) FOR ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE (REGARDLESS OF THE SOURCE OF ORIGINATION), OR (III) FOR ANY DIRECT DAMAGES IN EXCESS OF (IN THE AGGREGATE) ONE-HUNDRED U.S. DOLLARS ($100.00). SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Integration and Severability
Digital Millenium Copyright Act Takedown Procedure:
If you feel any material is infringing on your Copyright, in order to have allegedly infringing content removed from the Site, the copyright owner must provide notice to the Site with the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org:
The name, address, and electronic signature of the complaining party;
The infringing materials and their location;
Sufficient information to identify the copyrighted works;
A statement by the owner that it has a good faith belief that there is no legal basis for the use of the materials complained of; and
A statement of the accuracy of the notice and, under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on the behalf of the owner.
Once notice is given, we will expeditiously remove, or disable access to, the material. Upon removal, we will contact the alleged infringer to resolve. We do not warrant to disable the alleged infringer’s access or account to the Site.
You may contact THE DRUZE FOUNDATION at the following address:email@example.com