The name, trademarks and any other intellectual property objects used on the Platform are the exclusive property of HyeConnect. Unauthorized use of the Platform name and/or trademarks is prohibited.
All rights, title and interests in and to the Platform and all uses thereof, applications and other materials contained therein, including without limitation all copyright, trademark, patent and other intellectual property rights therein, shall be and remain solely with HyeConnect, and may not be used without Our express written permission.
You do not acquire any ownership rights towards the Platform or contents thereof by using the Platform.
You agree not to copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit material from the Platform, except as expressly permitted herein.
The Platform was developed by “HYECONNECT VIRTUAL PORTAL” Foundation with the purpose of helping Armenians around the world to connect and establish a dialogue via virtual environment to leverage their power, knowledge, expertise, skills and capacities at large to serve to the empowerment of Republic of Armenia, establish a dialogue aimed at initiating and completing projects, proposals, events, discussions, conferences, analytical reports, advisory summaries, etc. in different areas of social life, country strategy and in any issues related to the Armenian nation.
Within the scope of the Platform You will have the opportunity to create projects, discussions, events, communities, surveys and polls (collectively also referred to as “Activities”), engage other users in discussion and other forms of cooperation within the scope of such Activities, as well as join Activities created by other users. For Activities that you create you will have administrator functions, which will include the ability to make them public or private, invite or block other users and perform other functionalities Please note that Your ability to join Activities created by other users may be restricted by the authors or subject to their approval.
You will also be able to chat privately (in groups within a certain Item) or publicly (in a forum of a given Item, provided it is available for such Item), perform Zoom calls with other users. You may also disable your communication with other users of the Platform that may try to connect with you (e.g. when you are included in a group chat by other users).
The Platform will incorporate a suggestion engine for prompting contacts with users and engagement in Activities based on Your interests, expertise, skills and education, as well as location. The Platform will also provide a smart search engine and potentially other AI capabilities.
Please note that not all of the above-described functionalities will be available at all times. Please also note that some of the functionality may depend on third-party tools and products (e.g. Zoom), and We cannot anyhow guarantee the availability of such tools and products or Your ability to use them and the corresponding functionality at any time..
In order to create Activities within the Platform, you may need to provide certain information about Your project, discussion, community, etc., including, scope and other details thereof, potentially personal information about volunteers or partners or sponsors of Your project, discussion, event or community, which may include, without limitation, names, digital photographs, e-mail addresses, contact numbers, biography, detailed data on education and professional experience (including, but not limited to work/project details, scope of work, own contribution), skills and competences, social media links. Please note that it is Your responsibility to ensure that you have the right (based on the consent of those concerned or other legal ground) to provide Us any personal information about third parties.
Any use of the Platform other than as specifically authorized herein, without Our prior written permission, is strictly prohibited and will terminate the License granted herein and may subject You to liability for violations of law.
While it is our desire to maintain and develop the Platform, We cannot exclude the possibility that might discontinue the Platform at some point in the future. We reserve the right to stop offering and/or supporting the Platform or any part thereof at any time either permanently or temporarily. In such event Your License to use the Platform or a part thereof will be automatically terminated or suspended.
As a condition of use of the Platform, You promise that: (a) You will not use the Platform in the event You have not reached the age permissible for use of the Platform in Your jurisdiction; (b) You will not use the Platform for any purpose that is in violation with public or moral rights, including, without limitation, (i) deceiving, misleading, abusing, harassing, intimidating any other user; (ii) attempting to restrict other users from using the Platform; (iii) transmitting or causing to be transmitted any content that is deceitful, misleading, defamatory, libelous, hateful, profane; (iv) transmitting or causing to be transmitted any communication intended to obtain password, account, personal information of other users, save for explicit and genuine request to provide personal information at the discretion of such user; (v) uploading or attaching files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another user’s computer; (vi) deleting any author attributions, legal notices or proprietary designations or labels in any file that is uploaded; (vii) falsifying the origin of source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded; (viii) downloading any file posted by another user that the user knows, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner; (c) You will not violate any intellectual property rights of third parties.
While We are happy to give our users the opportunity to develop and implement joint projects and other Activities and to cooperate, You should keep in mind that users participate in the interactions within the Platform on their own behalf, and You should not attribute any agreement, undertaking or other arrangement or communication with other user to Us. In the event You wish to engage with other users of the Platform in employment, contracting or volunteering, it is solely Your responsibility to negotiate and execute corresponding employment, service, works, volunteering or similar agreements or arrangements with them.
The Platform may include third party promotions from HyeConnect or other third parties.
You acknowledge further that the Platform may include links to other websites or resources which may request you to provide personal identifiable information, billing information or other information, and/or to assume certain obligations. Any charges or obligations You may incur in Your dealings with these third parties are Your responsibility.
We have no control over (and are merely a passive conduit with respect to) any such third-party promotions or links to websites or other resources (“Linked Sites”) that may exist in or on the Platform. You acknowledge and agree that We shall have no responsibility or liability whatsoever for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any content, goods or services available on or through any Linked Sites. All correspondence or business dealings or other interactions with the third party found on or through any promotion or links to Linked Sites, including payment and delivery of related goods or services and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between You and such third party.
The video-conference functionality in the Platform is implemented via a third-party platform provided by Zoom (https://zoom.us/). To the extent You use the Zoom functionality via the Platform, such use will be governed not only by these Terms, but also by the applicable terms and policies of Zoom (https://zoom.us/privacy-and-legal), and we recommend that you get familiar with those before using the corresponding functionality.
There may be occasions where the Platform may be interrupted, or any other technical difficulties may occur in connection with Your access to and use of the Platform. You accept that in such cases We shall bear no liability for any suspension, or interruption of the Platform.
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THE PLATFORM IS AT YOUR SOLE RESPONSIBILITY, AND IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. WE DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE PLATFORM OR THE CONTENT OF THE PLATFORM. HYECONNECT, MEMBERS OF ITS STAFF, AND ITS CONTRACTORS, SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY FINANCIAL OR OTHER CONSEQUENCES WHATSOEVER ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE CONTENT OF OUR PLATFORM, INCLUDING THE INAPPROPRIATE, IMPROPER OR FRAUDULENT USE OF SUCH CONTENT. NO REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND CONCERNING THE PLATFORM ARE GIVEN, INCLUDING RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY INFECTION BY VIRUS OR ANY OTHER CONTAMINATION OR BY ANYTHING WHICH HAS DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES, AND FURTHERMORE, ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY REGARDING THE PLATFORM OR THE USE THEREOF ARE WAIVED BY YOU TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, HAYCONNECT DOES NOT MAKE, AND HAS NOT MADE, ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT THE PLATFORM IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE, CURRENT, ERROR-FREE, FREE FROM VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS OR NOT INTERFERE WITH OTHER FUNCTIONS, FEATURES OR SERVICES ON YOUR DEVICE WITH WHICH YOU ARE ACCESSING THE PLATFORM.
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT HYECONNECT MAKES NO REPRESENTATION AND GIVES NO WARRANTY, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE ACCURACY OR TRUTHFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION PLACED ON THE PLATFORM BY USERS AND CANNOT BE HELD LIABLE IN CONNECTION THERETО.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY CONTAINED HEREIN APPLIES TO ANY AND ALL APPLICATIONS OR INJURIES WHATSOEVER CAUSED BY OR RELATED TO USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE PLATFORM UNDER ANY CAUSE OR ACTION WHATSOEVER OF ANY JURISDICTION, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ACTIONS FOR BREACH OF WARRANTY, BREACH OF CONTRACT OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE). HYECONNECT, INCLUDING ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS, SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY INDIRECT, ACTUAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST INCOME, REVENUE OR PROFITS, LOST OR DAMAGED DATA AS A RESULT OF COMMUNICATION AND COOPERATION THROUGH OUR PLATFORM, EVEN IF ANY OF THOSE PERSONS OR ENTITIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR SUCH DAMAGES ARE FORESEEABLE.
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