Terms and Conditions
|Terms and Conditions
This website (the “Site”) is owned and operated by Polish & American Women Entrepreneurs Association, Inc. (“WE”). By accessing the Site you acknowledge your agreement to these terms and conditions. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, you should discontinue your use of the Site. WE may change these terms and conditions at any time without notice, so you should review these terms and conditions each time you visit the Site.
Ownership of Materials and Conditions of Use
All information, data, software, graphics, images, text, messages, photographs, audio, video, files, documents, materials and other content on the Site, and all derivative works thereof (collectively, the “Materials”), are owned by WE or other parties and are protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws.
You are prohibited from modifying, copying, distributing, transmitting, displaying, publishing, selling, licensing, creating derivative works of or using any Materials for commercial or public purposes without the prior written permission of WE. WE consent to your browsing the Site on your computer, storing and displaying Materials on your computer, and printing copies of Materials from the Site, all for your personal use only and not for redistribution or commercial or public purposes. This limited consent shall terminate automatically if you breach any of these terms and conditions. Specific Material on the Site may be subject to additional terms and restrictions on use as may be indicated in these terms and conditions, the Site or those Materials, and those additional terms and conditions will control and take precedence over the provisions of this Section.
The use of any device, software or routine that interferes or attempts to interfere with the proper working of the Site is expressly prohibited. Access to and use of password protected and/or secure areas of the Site is restricted to authorized users only. Unauthorized individuals attempting to access these areas of the Site may be subject to prosecution.
Trademarks, logos, service marks and trade names displayed on the Site are the property of either WE or third parties. You are prohibited from displaying, using, copying or distributing such logos and marks without WE’s prior written permission. Nothing in these terms and conditions or on the Site or in any Materials should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any permission, license or right to use any trademark, logo, service mark or trade name displayed on the Site without the prior written permission of WE or the third party that may own such logo or mark. The use of any trademarks, logos, service marks or trade names owned or licensed by WE as a hyperlink to the Site is prohibited without WE’s prior written consent.
Links to Other Web Sites
By making the Site available, WE are not engaged in rendering any industry-related, legal, accounting, tax, consulting, investment or other professional advice or services to you or any other party. The information and content provided on the Site are not intended to be relied upon for making business, investment or other decisions.
Acceptance of Risks
You agree to accept all risks associated with the use of the Site and understand that any information posted using the Site may be accessed by third parties and should not be considered to be secure or protected. You are responsible for using your good judgment in what you post to the Site.
You are prohibited from posting, submitting or transmitting on or via the Site any unlawful, threatening, obscene, libelous, or otherwise offensive material. Any information that you submit, post or transmit on or via the Site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. WE may share or otherwise use your information for any purpose whatsoever without paying you any compensation or consideration whatsoever. You agree that WE may transmit your information, including any of your personal data, across international boundaries for any business purpose of WE. Personal data will be treated as set forth in WE’s Privacy Statement.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability
THE SITE, MATERIALS AND THE CONTENTS OF THE SITE, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE,” AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARE DISCLAIMED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY REPRESENTATIONS OF ACCURACY, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, QUIET ENJOYMENT, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. WE HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR THE CONTENTS OF ANY POSTING OR THE RESULTS (OR LACK OF RESULTS) OF ANY POSTING OR TRANSACTION. THESE WARRANTIES ARE HEREBY EXCLUDED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF PERMISSIBLE BY LAW. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER DAMAGES OR LOSSES CAUSED BY OR ARISING OUT OF ERRORS OF, THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SITE, ANY MATERIALS, ANY CONTENT OR LINKS ON THE SITE, ANY THIRD PARTY SITES LINKED FROM THE SITE OR THE INTERNET, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. WE ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY, AND SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR, ANY DAMAGES TO OR VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY ON ACCOUNT OF OR ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF OR ACCESS TO THE SITE OR ANY THIRD PARTY SITES LINKED FROM THE SITE.
Members may be invited to events organized by WE or by its partners if such events are considered to be of value and benefit to members as educational and networking opportunities. Our events may be subject to separate terms and conditions and additional fees. Please check these at the time of booking.
Any fees displayed on the WE website are subject to change without notice. We reserve the right to increase the price of products and services on a regular basis.
Recurring Payment Authorization (Credit Card/Debit Card)
By applying for recurring payments, Member accepts these terms and conditions authorizing WE to charge the credit card or debit the debit card account that Member has specified in the amount of the balance due as part of Member’s WE membership. Member agrees that the payment card specified by Member for automatic bill payments to WE is, and will continue to be, an account that Member owns, and that Member will maintain sufficient availability under Member’s credit card limit, or sufficient funds in the account linked to Member’s debit card, as applicable, to pay Member’s WE bill. The automatic charge to Member’s credit card or debit to Member’s debit card account will occur on or after the membership payment due date. Once the payment has been processed, Member will receive an electronic (email) notification that payment has been applied to Member’s card for the sum of Member’s partial membership dues from the WE’s membership department.
These terms and conditions will constitute Member’s copy of Member’s recurring payment authorization to WE. Member should print and retain a copy of this recurring payment authorization for Member’s records.
Recurring Payment Authorization
Member may cancel its recurring payment authorization to WE at any time. However, Member acknowledges and agrees that it must pay in total any remaining balance of Member’s membership fees for Member’s Initial Term or any Renewal Term prior to the time of such cancellation. If WE does not receive full payment within five (5) business days of such cancellation, Member hereby authorizes WE to charge Member’s credit card or debit Member’s debit card account in the amount of the remaining balance of Member’s membership obligation.
You may cancel your membership or event registration at any time. Refunds are only issued if required by law.
Use of Member Database
WE expressly reserve the right to use all information members provide in association with their profiles, including name, geographic data, professional data, and other information, as WE see fit, keeping in mind that we are very judicious with the use of our members’ information and make every effort to identify opportunities that are beneficial to our members.
Your Warranties about Submissions
By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission, you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.
Right to Preserve and Disclose
WE may preserve Content and all other information you provide. WE may also disclose Content and all other information you provide if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the Agreement; (c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third parties; (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of WE, its users and/or the public; or (e) provide it to a third party in the event that all or substantially all of WE’s assets are acquired by a third party.
You agree not to: (a) decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, modify, reduce the Site to human perceivable form or create derivative works based upon the Site or any part thereof; (b) disable any licensing or control features of the Site; (c) introduce into the Site any virus or other code or routine intended to disrupt or damage the Site, or alter, damage or delete any Content, or retrieve or record information about the Site or its users; (d) merge the Site or Content with another program or create derivative works based on the Site or Content; (e) remove, obscure, or alter any notice of the copyright or other proprietary legends on the Site or Content; (f) sublicense, assign, translate, rent, lease, lend, resell for profit, distribute or otherwise assign or transfer the Content or access to the Site to others; (g) use, or allow the use of, the Site or the Content in contravention of any federal, state, local, foreign or other applicable law, or rules or regulations of regulatory or administrative organizations; or (h) otherwise act in a fraudulent, illegal, malicious or negligent manner when using the Site. Except as expressly provided herein, WE reserve all rights with respect to the Site, and may pursue all legally available options under both civil and criminal laws (and may cooperate with law enforcement agencies) in the event of any violations.
You are solely responsible for the content you provide (“Content”), and WE act merely as a conduit for its distribution and publication. WE reserve the right to take any action with respect to such Content it deem necessary or appropriate in our sole discretion (including, without limitation, rejecting, removal, and refusal to post any Content) if WE believe information you provide is inappropriate for the Site, may violate this Agreement, may create liability for WE, or may cause WE to lose (in whole or in part) the services of its ISPs or other suppliers, or is otherwise objectionable. WE may also restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to all or any part of the Site at any time, for any or no reason, with or without notice, and without liability. You agree that the Content you provide will not, to the best of your knowledge: (A) be racist, supportive of terrorist activities, defamatory, libelous, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing; (B) contain nudity, violence, or offensive subject matter or contains a link to an adult website; (C) solicit personal information from anyone under eighteen (18) years of age; (D) harass or advocate harassment of another person; (E) infringe any third party’s copyright, trademark, service mark, trade secret, or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy; (F) include a photograph of another person that you have posted without that person’s consent; (G) promote information, Material, or Content that you know is false or misleading or promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory, libelous, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material, or any other content that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under the law; (H) involve the transmission of “junk mail,” “chain letters,” or unsolicited mass mailing, instant messaging, or “spamming”; nor (I) violate any law or regulation (including without limitation those governing consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination or false advertising). USERS ARE PROHIBITED FROM USING ANY CONTACT INFORMATION THAT MAY APPEAR ON THIS SITE (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO TELEPHONE NUMBERS, FAX NUMBERS OR E-MAIL ADDRESSES) FOR PURPOSES OF MARKETING OR PROMOTING THE GOODS OR SERVICES OF THE USER OR FOR ANY THIRD-PARTY GOODS OR SERVICES.
You will indemnify and hold WE, and its officers, directors, employees, agents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and joint ventures, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of this Agreement, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.
When this Agreement is accepted and agreed to by you, the password that you create will be activated to enable you to access the password-protected portions of Site. Passwords may not be shared or used by more than one individual. It is each individual user’s responsibility to remember and protect such password and not to disclose it to any other person. Remember to choose a strong password, including numbers, capital letters, special characters, etc., and one that is not typically found in a dictionary. In the event your Password is lost or stolen it is your responsibility to notify WE at the address listed in the “Contact Us” section.
Prohibition on Scripts, Bots, etc.
You shall not access or use the Site by means of any automated program, expert system, electronic agent or “bot,” and shall not give any person or entity access to
Must Be At Least 18 Years Old to Use This Site
At this Site, WE make no active effort to collect personal information from individuals under the age of eighteen (18). Although WE require that Site users must be at least eighteen (18) years of age or older, you must nonetheless ensure that Content you provide is acceptable for viewing by Site users who might not be adults.
Site Controlled from United States; Governing Law
This Site is controlled from offices within the United States. WE make no representation that content or materials in this Site are appropriate or available for use in other jurisdictions. Access to this Site content or materials from jurisdictions where such access is illegal is strictly prohibited. If you choose to access this Site from other jurisdictions, you do so at your own risk. You are always responsible for your compliance with applicable laws. THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK AND FEDERAL LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES GOVERN THE CONTENT AND MATERIALS CONTAINED IN THIS SITE.
Entire Agreement; Severability