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Website Terms and Conditions of Use - Revised 20th December 2010
The term “Language Direct” or “us” or “we” refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is at St Alban-Tal 35, Basel, Switzerland. The term “you” refers to the user or viewer of our Site. The term “Service” refers to the services offered by Language Direct, the term “Site” refers to www.languagedirect.net and the term “Terms” refers to the Terms and Conditions of Use of this Site.
To become a Language Direct member, you need to register with www.languagedirect.net. When registering, you must fill in all mandatory fields with true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted in the registration form and maintain and promptly update this information to keep it true, accurate, current and complete.
Language Direct has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of its Service if it suspects that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete.
If you use this Site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. If you are under 13, you may use our Site only with involvement of a parent or guardian. Language Direct and its associates reserve the right to refuse Service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel Service in their sole discretion.
Other than personal information, any information you transmit or post to the Site shall be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. Language Direct does not claim ownership of any information or material you transmit, distribute, post, communicate or store on, to or through the Site. However, by submitting or posting information on, to, or through the Site, you agree that Language Direct shall be free in perpetuity to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate, and otherwise use such information and all data, images, sounds, text and other materials embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes. No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of this information.
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You acknowledge that Language Direct reserves the right to charge for the Language Direct Services and to change its fees from time to time in its discretion.
At no time will you be charged without your prior knowledge and explicit consent.
Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this Site for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
The Site is provided by Language Direct on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Language Direct makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of the Site or the information, content, materials, or products included on the Site. You expressly agree that our use of the Site is at your sole risk.
To the full extent permissible by applicable law, Language Direct disclaims all warranties, express or implied. Language Direct does not warrant that this Site, its servers, or e-mail sent from Language Direct are free of viruses or other harmful components. Language Direct will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of the Site, including, but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages.
Your use of any information or materials on this Site is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any services or information available through this Site meet your specific requirements.
This Site contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these Terms.
All trademarks reproduced in this Site, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the Site.
From time to time this Site may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).
You may not create a link to this Site from another website or document without Language Direct’s prior written consent.
Unauthorised use of this Site may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
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Language Direct grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this Site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with prior written consent of Language Direct. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this Site or its contents: any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices: any derivative use of this Site or its contents: any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant: or any use of data mining, robots or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This Site or any portion of this Site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without prior written consent of Language Direct. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Language Direct and our associates without prior written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing Language Direct’s name or trademarks without the prior written consent of Language Direct. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Language Direct. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of Language Direct so long as the link does not portray Language Direct, its associates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any Language Direct logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without prior written permission.
If any of these Terms are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these Terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from these Terms and the remaining terms shall survive and continue to be binding and enforceable.
The failure of Language Direct to enforce any provisions of this agreement or respond to a breach by you or other parties shall not in any way waive its right to enforce subsequently any Terms of the Agreement or to act with respect to similar breaches.
This agreement shall be subject to Swiss Law and the jurisdiction of the ordinary courts of Basel, Switzerland. Any translations are provided for convenience only and only the English language version of such shall be considered binding.
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