Terms of Use

These Web Site General Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) are entered into by and between you and The Paros Foundation. In consideration of your use of and access to our Internet web sites including but not limited toparosfoundation.orgparosfoundation.comparos.amparosfoundation.am, and the promises and obligations herein, and intending to be legally bound, you and The Paros Foundation hereby agree as follows:

Your access to and use of the Web Site is subject to these Terms which incorporate the separately posted privacy policy as modified from time to time, and all applicable laws and regulations. BY USING THIS WEB SITE, YOU AGREE TO AND WILL BE DEEMED TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS. If you do not want to be bound by these Terms, do not use the Web Site.

1. Specific Project Information.

Among other things, the Web Site provides information concerning various projects which are depicted to solicit support for via human, financial or physical resources.  This information and projects are depicted in good faith.  It is understood that information and conditions change rapidly and the most current information regarding this project can be found by contacting the project leader directly.

2. Changes in Terms.

The Paros Foundation has the right at any time and without prior notice, at its sole discretion, to revise these Terms or to impose new terms and conditions with respect to access to or use of the Web Site. Such revisions and additions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by any means, including but not limited to posting the revised or additional terms and conditions on the Web Site. You are responsible for reviewing the Web Site periodically for any modification to this Agreement that may affect your rights or obligations hereunder.

3. Termination.

These Terms are effective until terminated by The Paros Foundation.

4. Compliance with Laws.

You agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of the Web Site and your support via contribution on the Web Site.

5. Content.

The text, images, photographs, graphics, logos, illustrations, descriptions, data, and other material provided on the Web Site, as well as the selection, assembly and arrangement thereof, are referred to collectively as the “Content”.

The Content may contain errors, omissions, or typographical errors or may be out of date. The Paros Foundation may change, delete, or update any Content at any time and without prior notice. The Content is provided for informational purposes only and is not binding on The Paros Foundation in any way except to the extent it is specifically indicated to be so.

Unless otherwise noted, all Content is protected by copyrights,trademarks, service marks, and other proprietary rights that are owned by The Paros Foundation or by third parties that have authorized their use to The Paros Foundation. You may view and use the Content only for your personal information and for shopping and ordering on the Web Site, and for no other purpose, and you shall retain intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. Except as provided in the foregoing, The Paros Foundation does not grant to you or any person any right to use, reproduce, copy, modify, transmit, display, publish, sell, license, create derivative works, publicly perform, or distribute by any means, method, or process whatsoever, now known or hereafter developed, any of the Content on or transmitted through the Web Site, including without limitation by transferring, downloading or otherwise copying any Content onto any disk drive or other storage medium. Any use of the Content, except as specifically permitted in these Terms or as otherwise expressly permitted in the Content or in a writing signed by The Paros Foundation, is strictly prohibited.

NOTICE AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT:

If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement or your intellectual property rights have otherwise been violated, please provide The Paros Foundation a written statement by you, signed under penalty of perjury, with a description of the alleged infringement. Send this information to:

Executive Director
The Paros Foundation
918 Parker Street, Suite A14

Berkeley, CA  94710 USA

6. Linked Third Party Sites.

Links to other Internet sites operated by third parties, including The Paros Foundation vendors, do not constitute sponsorship, endorsement, or approval by The Paros Foundation of the content, policies, or practices of such linked sites. Linked sites are not operated, controlled, or maintained by The Paros Foundation, and The Paros Foundation is not responsible for the availability, content, security, policies, or practices of linked sites, including without limitation privacy policies and practices. Links to other sites are provided for your convenience only, and you access them at your own risk.

7. Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability as to the Web Site and Content.

THE PAROS FOUNDATION MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS WHATSOEVER WITH RESPECT TO THE WEB SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE OR ITS CONTENT, INCLUDING THE AVAILABILITY OF ANY SITE OR THE CONTENT, INFORMATION AND MATERIALS ON IT OR THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THAT CONTENT, INFORMATION AND MATERIALS. THE PAROS FOUNDATION ALSO DOES NOT WARRANT OR REPRESENT THAT YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEB SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR FREE OF ERRORS OR OMISSIONS, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE WEB SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE IS FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, ALL CONTENT PROVIDED ON THE WEB SITE IS PROVIDED TO USERS “AS IS,” WITH NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, SECURITY OR ACCURACY. THE “AS IS” CONDITION OF CONTENT IS EXPRESSLY MADE A CONDITION OF ANY TRANSACTION ARISING THROUGH OR AS A RESULT OF THE WEB SITE. Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you. Check your local laws for any restrictions or limitations regarding the exclusion of implied warranties.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL THE PAROS FOUNDATION  ITS SUPPLIERS OR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR IN TORT, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF ACCESS TO OR USE OF OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE WEB SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE OR ITS CONTENTS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, OR LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA ON COMPUTER SYSTEMS OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF THE PAROS FOUNDATION IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

8. Indemnification.

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless The Paros Foundation, The Paros Foundation s vendors, and their affiliates and related entities and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims, losses, damages, liabilities, and costs (including but not limited to reasonable attorneys’ fees and court costs), arising out of or relating to your breach of these Terms or your access to or use of the Web Site. The foregoing indemnification obligation shall survive termination of these Terms and the Web Site and any product or service provided to you arising out of or relating to your use of the Web Site.

9. Submissions.

Except as otherwise expressly provided herein or in the The Paros Foundation Privacy Policy posted on the Web Site, any communication or material you transmit to the Web Site by electronic mail or otherwise, including any questions, comments, suggestions, or the like, is and will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and may be used by The Paros Foundation  The Paros Foundation vendors, or their affiliates or related entities for any purpose, including but not limited to reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting. Furthermore, The Paros Foundation,  The Paros Foundation vendors, and their affiliates and related entities are free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to the Web Site for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products or services using information contained in such communication, and you shall receive NO compensation for The Paros Foundation’s use thereof.

10. Miscellaneous.

These Terms constitute the entire agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all previous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter. No waiver by The Paros Foundation of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default. If any provision of these Terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from the Terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other provisions of the Terms. The headings and captions in these Terms are intended for convenience only and shall in no way affect the interpretation of the Terms.

The Paros Foundation shall not be liable for any nonperformance or delay in performance caused by any act beyond its reasonable control, including but not limited to acts or omissions of third parties, unavailability of supplies, equipment failure, war, terrorism, strikes, lock-outs, fire, flood, or any other Act of God, any law, regulation, ordinance, or other act or order of any court, government, or governmental agency, or delays, unavailability, errors, or other failures of the Internet or other data networks.

Access to or use of the Web Site shall not be construed as The Paros Foundation’s purposeful availment of the privilege or benefits of doing business in any state or legal jurisdiction other than the State of California, USA. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without regard to conflicts of law provisions. Additionally, any claims brought against The Paros Foundation shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California. Sole and exclusive jurisdiction for any action or proceeding arising out of, or related to, this Agreement, use of this Web Site, or any orders placed or products purchased on or through the Web Site, shall be in the state or federal courts located in the State of California, USA.

Revised JANUARY, 2015