Terms & Conditions
This document outlines terms and conditions for the services offered through this portal as well as our policy vis-à-vis the collection of personal information.
Agreement to Terms
1 General Terms and Conditions
1.1 Contact Information
If asked to provide your email address during your use of the site, please provide an accurate and complete email address.
1.2 Use of Information and Services
Neither SOCIALware asbl nor its information sources or users are engaged in giving legal, counseling, or other professional services or advice in this Site.
1.4 No Liability
Under no circumstances will SOCIALware asbl be liable for any consequence relating directly or indirectly to any action or inaction you take based on the information, services, or other material on the Site. While SOCIALware asbl will attempt to keep its Site current, accurate, and complete, SOCIALware asbl and its suppliers cannot guarantee, and will not be responsible for, any damage or loss related to, the timeliness, accuracy, or completeness of the information, services, or other material on the Site, regardless of its source including, but not limited to, material we write or produce, material we contract to be written or produced, material we link to, and comments written by users.
1.5 Site ConductWhen using the Site, you agree to abide by the following rules: (a) you may not post or transmit content (we define "Content" as: information, data, text, software, graphics, sound, photographs, video, messages, etc.) that is unlawful, harassing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, fraudulent, harmful, threatening, abusive, hateful, that violates the property rights of others (including without limitation infringing use of a copyright or trademark), that violates the privacy or publicity right of others, or are otherwise determined to be objectionable by us; (b) you may not interfere with other users' use of the Site;
(c) you may not use the Site to conduct any activity that is illegal or that violates the rights of others;
(d) you may not use the Site to advertise or sell products or services to others;
(e) you may not impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
(f) you may not post or transmit Content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, confidential information, etc.);
(g) you may not post Content to the Site unless the Content is freely owned by you or used with the permission of all other persons with any rights in the Content; and
(h) you may not use the Site to collect or store personal data about other users.
1.6 Removal of Content
SOCIALware asbl does not do a prior review of Content posted by any party other than SOCIALware asbl and has no responsibility for Content posted by any party other than SOCIALware asbl to the Site. Message boards, "chat rooms," and/or other information-sharing locations on the Site may contain the opinions and views of other users. SOCIALware asbl is not responsible for the accuracy of any messages or postings on the Site. If you believe that any Content posted on the Site is infringing or illegal, please contact SOCIALware asbl immediately. SOCIALware asbl reserves the right in its sole discretion to delete or leave unchanged any Content submitted to or appearing on the Site.
1.7 Submission of Content
If you submit Content to the Site, you grant to SOCIALware asbl, or warrant that the owner of such Content has expressly granted to SOCIALware asbl, a world-wide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, transferable, non-exclusive and fully sublicensable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such Content (in whole or part) and/or to incorporate such Content in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed.
1.8 Internet Links
The Site may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other Internet sites. SOCIALware asbl has no control over such sites; SOCIALware asbl does not endorse, and is not responsible for, any such sites or the information, material, products or services contained on or accessible through those sites. You acknowledge that SOCIALware asbl 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 use of or reliance upon any such information, material, products, or services.
1.9 Third Parties
Your correspondence or business transactions with, or participation in promotions of, third parties found on, or e-commerce through, the Site and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third party. You agree that SOCIALware asbl shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such transactions or as the result of the presence of such third parties on the Site.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless SOCIALware asbl, its affiliates, governing board, officers, agents, employees, partners, and suppliers from any liability, loss, claim, demand, and expense (including reasonable attorneys' fees) related to (a) your use of the Site; (b) your violation of these Terms; or (c) your posting of Content to the Site.
1.11 Modifications to Site
SOCIALware asbl reserves the right to, from time to time, discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the information, services, products, and/or other Content on the Site with or without notice.
1.12 Use and Storage of Content on the Site
SOCIALware asbl may establish general practices and limits concerning the use of the Site, including without limitation, the maximum number of days that Content will be available on, or retained by, the Site. SOCIALware asbl, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time.
1.13 Ownership of Content
All information on the Site, as well as the organization and layout of the site, other than Content posted by you, is owned and copyrighted by SOCIALware asbl or its suppliers or other Site users. Except as expressly authorized by SOCIALware asbl, you may not copy, distribute, resell, display, sublicense or create derivative works based on any such information from the Site, in whole or in part.
1.14 Disclaimer of Warranty
You expressly understand and agree that this site, and all information and content on the site, is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. SOCIALware asbl and its information suppliers disclaim all express and implied warranties with regard to the site and all information, services, and materials contained on the site, including without limitation any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.SOCIALware asbl makes no warranty that: (a) the site will meet your requirements or that the results that may be obtained from the site will be satisfactory; (b) the site will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free; (c) the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you through the site will meet your expectations, and; (d) any errors in the site will be corrected. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from SOCIALware asbl or through the site shall create any warranty not expressly stated in the terms.
1.15 Limitation of Liability
SOCIALware asbl may, in its sole discretion, with or without notice, suspend or terminate your use of this Site, and remove and discard any Content on the Site, for any reason, including, without limitation if you violate these Terms or the Community Standards. SOCIALware asbl may also bar you from any future access to the Site. SOCIALware asbl will not be liable to you for any such suspension, termination or prohibition on future access.Should you object to any subsequent modifications of the terms and conditions of these Terms, your sole recourse will be to immediately notify SOCIALware asbl of your termination of these Terms, which termination will be effective immediately. To the extent permitted by applicable law, the terms and conditions of these Terms will survive any termination of these Terms.
Any notices to you by SOCIALware asbl may be made by either email or regular mail.
1.18 General Provisions
These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and SOCIALware asbl and govern your use of the Site, superseding any prior agreements between you and SOCIALware asbl regarding the Site (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of these Terms).These Terms and the resolution of any dispute related to these Terms or the Site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the Belgian laws, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. SOCIALware asbl's failure to insist upon strict enforcement of any provision of these Terms shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of these Terms will be enforced in accordance with their terms. The section headings in these Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.Regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, you hereby waive your right to bring any claim against SOCIALware asbl more than 1 year after such claim first arose.
Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these terms and for which no agreement is reached between the parties will be settled in the Nivelles Court of Justice.
2 Donation services conditions
2.1 Administrative fee
Administrative fees are charged for supporting the operation of the program and facilitate access to donation programs.They have to be paid before the donation request is processed.
2.2 Donated products
Donated products are not covered by any form of guarantee by SOCIALware asbl. They are generally covered by a Partner Donor guarantee.Delivery is generally dependant or ensure by Partner Donors and SOCIALware cannot be held responsible for any delay in delivery of the donated products, nor in case of cancellation by the Partner Donor.
2.3 Returns Process
Returns of donated products returns are subject to rules and practices specific to each Partner Donor. They are described in the respective sections concerning these Partner Donors.
At times, we will collect certain personal information about customers and visitors to websites hosted by us. Such information will include both identifiable personal data, as well as non-identifiable personal information. Identifiable personal information will be collected when you sign a contract for service with us, or use our website for a transaction or subscription service. Non-identifiable information is gathered automatically when you visit our website or those websites hosted by us. It is stored for use in our system. The purpose of this chapter is to explain to customers what types of information we will collect and how that information is used. In most cases, we collect this information to ensure network integrity and that we continue to provide you with the most relevant content and best possible service that suits your needs. In some cases, we are required by law to collect personal information about customers. Except where the law requires otherwise, we undertake to protect the confidentiality of such data.
We respect customer privacy and the privacy of those accessing our website, or those websites hosted by us. We undertake to protect the confidentiality of our customers and users including all personal information supplied in the course of contracting with us for services. We undertake not to sell your personal information to third parties for commercial or marketing purposes.
3.2 Collection of Personal Data
We collect personal data about our users when you visit a website hosted by us; apply for a service subscription; respond to a customer questionnaire; and through the use of cookie technology. We may also combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from our business partners or affiliates.
3.3 Use of Personal Data
We may, on occasion, use your personal information to contact you about promotional offers; advise you of matters relevant to service provision and, in some cases, solicit your feedback. However, we will provide you with an option within every communication to opt out of receiving any communications of this nature. You can also contact our customer services representative to ensure that you do not receive such promotional information. We may collect and share aggregated user data with business partners, sponsors or other third parties for the purposes of developing content and ensuring relevant advertising and content. Such user data will never be used to identify individual users. These business partners and affiliated companies do not have any independent right to share this information. We may log the web pages you visit; collect IP addresses and information about your operating system and the type of browser you use for the purposes of network/system administration; to report aggregate information to our advertisers, and to audit the use of our site. This data however will not be used to identify individual users who will at all times remain anonymous. Any information we collect from you through correspondence with us, whether via e-mail, telephonically or by written letter, will only be used to address the matters within that correspondence. If this requires referring such correspondence to people within our organization or to a third party to ensure customer service, your personal information will only be disclosed to the point necessary to address your query or concerns, and will otherwise be kept confidential.
3.4 Public Space
Any information that customers disclose in a public space, including on any bulletin board, chat room or any site we may host for you, is available to anyone else who visits that space. We cannot safeguard any information you disclose there.
3.5 Site Linking
We will not enter into a service subscription contract with a minor. We undertake not to contact minors about promotional offers or for marketing purposes without a parental consent.
3.7 Reservation of Rights
We reserve the right to disclose information about customers where required in good faith, to do so by law or to exercise our legal rights or defend ourselves against legal claims.
We further reserve the right to share information with law enforcement to investigate or prevent illegal activities being committed over our network.
We reserve our rights to disclose your personal information where you have given us explicit legal written consent to do so.
We reserve the right to monitor user and network traffic for site security purposes and prevent any unauthorized attempts to tamper with our site or cause damage to our property.
"SOCIALware" is trademark of SOCIALware asbl. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.