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Sephardiclink.com Terms of Use

General. This Website is operated by [SephardicLink.com, Inc.]. This “Terms of Use” Agreement is a binding agreement with the visitors and registered members (“Members”) of the Website. We use the term "visitors", “you”, “yourself” and “yours” to include both registered Members of our Website and any other person that accesses our Website at any point for any amount of time, unless designated otherwise. We use the term “We”, “Us”, “Ours” and “SephardicLink.com” to mean [Sephardiclink.com, Inc.] Visitors are expected to follow any posted guidelines or rules made available through the Website. We may update this Agreement from time to time without notice. Any changes in our terms of use will be incorporated into a revised Agreement that we will post on this Website. All visitors have the obligation to periodically review changes to this Agreement. Unless otherwise specified, such changes shall be effective when they are posted. Your access or use of this Website constitutes your agreement to be bound by this Agreement, including any changes that exist when you re-access our Website.

SephardicLink.com is a Website to assist singles in the Sephardic Jewish community to meet and date other Sephardic Jewish singles with the intention of marriage. We take this responsibility very seriously and expect our Members and visitors to behave accordingly and comply with all of the Terms of Use of this Website.

Eligibility. MINORS MAY NOT BECOME MEMBERS. By registering, you represent and warrant that you are at least [eighteen (18)] years of age and are single.

Membership and Passwords . As a condition of Membership, you agree to provide complete, accurate and true information about yourself as set forth in the registration process. You agree that it is your responsibility to update and maintain this information as necessary so that it remains complete, accurate and true. You acknowledge that your Membership may be terminated by SephardicLink.com if any time it is determined in our sole discretion to be incomplete, inaccurate or untrue.

You will have to select a password for Membership registration. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and any Membership account information. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or other Membership account information and further agree to indemnify and hold SephardicLink.com, its parents, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, members, directors, officers, employees, and agents harmless for any improper or illegal use of your password.

Online Conduct. You agree that:

You will create only one unique Membership profile with the Website and you will not have more than one Membership.

You are responsible for submissions or postings by you to this Website, including chatrooms or bulletin boards. SephardicLink.com, its parents, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, members, directors, officers, employees, agents that conduct, operate and/or manage the Website or any part thereof, will not be responsible for the action of any visitors other third parties with respect to any information, materials or content posted, uploaded or transmitted on our Website.

By participating on our Website, you agree to follow our standards of conduct in addition to the standards or rules posted by the entity operating or managing a specific interactive area of the Website. Postings may not be reviewed by SephardicLink.com prior to appearing on the Website. Nonetheless, SephardicLink.com reserves the right to: (i) change, delete, or remove, in part or in full, any postings on any portion of the Website; (ii) terminate or suspend access to such areas for conduct that we believe interferes with other peoples' enjoyment; and/or (iii) cooperate with local, state, and/or federal authorities if necessary, and in accordance with the applicable law.

You are responsible for all content and/or materials that you post, e-mail, transmit, upload or otherwise make available through our Website. You agree not to use our Website to make available any content, information or materials that:

  • is unlawful, harmful to adults or minors, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
  • infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any person;
  • involves the transmission of spam, junk mail, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or unsolicited mass mailings;
  • contains unauthorized advertising or solicits other visitors;
  • is intended to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality or integrity of any computer software, hardware or Materials on this Website;
  • are illegal copies or distributions of copyrighted materials, trademarks or other proprietary materials.

When in doubt about appropriate behavior on this Website, please remember that, although the venue is electronic, those participating in it are real people. We ask that you treat others with respect.

Any conduct by a visitor on the Website that violates this Agreement in any way may result, at SephardicLink.com’s sole discretion, in the suspension or termination of the Member’s registration and/or access to our Website in addition to any other remedies.

Use of the Service. As a Member, you agree that:

E-mail communications sent from SephardicLink.com or through SephardicLink.com are designed to make your online dating experience successful. By becoming a Member, you specifically agree to accept and consent to receiving e-mail communications initiated from SephardicLink.com or through SephardicLink.com, these include: message notification e-mails, match notification e-mails, status-update e-mails, and e-mails informing you about parties and community events. [Will Members be able to block emails from the Website? Do you expect to have promotions or provide emails to Members other than strictly relating to the dating service?]

SephardicLink.com is not an ordinary dating service, but one where Matchmakersprovide their personal expertise in order to arrange for the most compatible relationships. Our employees and Matchmakers are here to assist you in having a fruitful online dating experience. You should treat our employees and Matchmakers with appropriate respect and a cordial demeanor. We reserve the right to immediately terminate your Membership if at any point we determine in our sole discretion that your treatment of our employees or Matchmakers is inappropriate. [This paragraph may be revised to more accurately describe the services being provided.]

Liability. You acknowledge that SephardicLink.com cannot ensure your personal security or privacy as a consequence of any Members' meeting or encounter with any other individual through our Website. We assume no responsibility for the actions of Members, whether online or offline. Further, SephardicLink.com has performed no screening, background checks, or verification of any information provided to it by its Members or Matchmakers, and it is the responsibility of each Member to take the appropriate precautions to ensure his or her personal safety and security.

SephardicLink.com cannot ensure security or privacy of information that you provide through the Internet and your email messages, and you release SephardicLink.com, its parents, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, members, directors, officers, employees, and agents who endorse the site from any and all liability in connection with the use of information by other parties, including without limitation, other Members and Matchmakers.

SephardicLink.com, its parents, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, members, directors, officers, employees, agents and Matchmakers are not responsible for the use by others of any information, which you provide to them, and you should use caution in selecting the personal information you provide to others through our Website.

SephardicLink.com, its parents, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, members, directors, officers, employees, and agents cannot assume any responsibility for the content of any messages sent by other Members or Matchmakers, and you release us from any and all liability in connection with the contents of any communications you may receive from other Members or Matchmakers.

Proprietary Rights. This Website contains materials supplied by SephardicLink.com and its affiliates, parents, and subsidiaries, as well as other sources, and is protected by copyrights, trademarks, servicemarks, patents, trade secrets, or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by SephardicLink.com, visitors may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, sell, license, rent, publicly display or perform, edit, adapt or create a derivative work of, in any manner, any material, content or design elements obtained from this Website, including code and software ("Material"). Notwithstanding the foregoing, visitors may print or download the Material from this Website only for personal or non-commercial use, provided that the visitor does not republish the Material and keeps intact all copyright, trademarks, servicemarks, patent and other proprietary notices.

Use of the Material for any purpose not expressly permitted in this Agreement is prohibited. As noted above, reproduction, copying, or redistribution for commercial purposes of the Material on this Website is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of SephardicLink.com. Visitors are also prohibited from framing the Website without the express written permission of SephardicLink.com. For information on requesting such permission, please send a written request to [provide contact info]. Decisions to grant or deny permission are within the sole discretion of SephardicLink.com.

Visitors represent and warrant that they are the owner or otherwise have the right to provide any information or materials (including pre-existing materials) that they post or transmit for use in public or private areas on the Website. Visitors hereby grant SephardicLink.com and its assigns an irrevocable, royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive worldwide license to use, copy, display, modify, edit and create derivative works from and distribute any information or materials that visitors post or transmit in areas on our Website. Each visitor also agrees to indemnify and hold SephardicLink.com, its parents, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, members, directors, officers, employees and agents harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorney fees, made by any party arising out of information or materials that the visitor submits to our Website.

Material on this server may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. We have the right to make changes and update any information contained on this server without prior notice.

Without limiting the foregoing, if you believe that your work has been copied and posted on the SephardicLink.com in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our Copyright Agent with the following information: an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Website; your address, telephone number, and email address; a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf. SephardicLink.com’s Copyright Agent for Notice of claims of copyright infringement can be reached as follows:

[Provide Contact Name for Copyright Notice.]

Member Disputes. You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Members or Matchmakers. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other Members and/or Matchmakers.

Privacy. Our Privacy Policy governs use of our Website. The personal information (including sensitive personal information) that you provide to us will be stored on computers. You hereby consent to SephardicLink.com using this information to build up a profile of interests, preferences and browsing patterns and to allow you to participate in the Website and the services that we provide. Visitors agree to comply with the terms and conditions of our Privacy Policy. Visitors who are located outside of the United States consent to your data being sent to the United States and to such other third parties as may be involved in the providing services in connection with the Website. You may read a full description of our Privacy Policy. [Privacy Policy will be determined by how you plan to use Member data. Will it be sold or licensed to third parties? If not now, is it conceivable in the future?]

Disclaimers. The information provided on our Website is provided “AS IS”. We are not responsible for any incorrect, inaccurate or misleading content or information available through the Website, whether caused by Members, Matchmakers or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in connection with the Website. We take no responsibility for the conduct of any Member and/or Matchmakers whether online or off-line. We assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of Member communications. SephardicLink.com is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any network or lines, computer on-line-systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or other equipment on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage to Members’ and/or Matchmakers’ or to any other person's computer or other electronic device related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in connection with our Website.

Limitation of liability.

IN NO EVENT SHALL SEPHARDICLINK.COM ITS PARENTS, PARTNERS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, MEMBERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OR CORRUPTION OF DATA OR PROGRAMS, SERVICE INTERRUPTIONS AND PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE SERVICES, EVEN IF THE SEPHARDICLINK.COM KNOWS OR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL THE COMPANY'S AGGREGATE LIABILITY, ON ANY FORM OF ACTION WHATSOEVER IN CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT, EXCEED THE PRICE PAID BY YOU FOR YOUR ACCOUNT.

WHILE THE SEPHARDICLINK.COM PERFORMS AN INITIAL SCREENING OF MEMBERS, SEPHARDICLINK.COM MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE CONDUCT OF SUCH INDIVIDUALS OR THEIR COMPATIBILITY WITH ANY CURRENT OR FUTURE MEMBERS. IN NO EVENT SHALL SEPHARDICLINK.COM, ITS PARENTS, PARTNERS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, MEMBERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, GENERAL, SPECIAL, COMPENSATORY, CONSEQUENTIAL, AND/OR INCIDENTAL, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE CONDUCT OF YOU OR ANYONE ELSE IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE SERVICE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, BODILY INJURY, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES RESULTING FROM COMMUNICATIONS OR MEETINGS WITH OTHER MEMBERS OF THIS SERVICE OR PERSONS INTRODUCED TO YOU BY THE WEBSITE.

US Export Controls. Software from this Website is further subject to United States export controls. No software from this Website may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported (i) into (or to a national or resident of) Cuba, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Iran, Syria, or any other Country to which the U.S. has embargoed goods; or (ii) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department's Table of Deny Orders. By downloading or using the software from this Website, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list.

Choice of Law. SephardicLink.com is originated and located in the United States, and this Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, excluding its conflicts of law rules. Any dispute arising out of or relating to this Agreement or your access or use of this Website will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the state and county of New York, and you hereby submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts. If any provision in this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that provision shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect the original intent of the provision, and the remaining provisions of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.

Assignment. Neither the rights nor the obligations arising under this Agreement are assignable or transferable by you, and any such attempted assignment or transfer shall be void and without effect. SephardicLink.com may freely assign this Agreement to any successor, affiliate or assignee.

Indemnity. You will indemnify and hold harmless SephardicLink.com, its parents, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, members, directors, officers, employees, and agents for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees) relating to or arising out of your use of the Website, including any breach by you of the terms of this Agreement.

Other. This Agreement, accepted upon use of the Website and further affirmed by becoming a Member, contains the entire agreement between you and SephardicLink.com regarding the use of the Website and the services provided in connection therewith. If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid, the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.

 

 
 
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