Terms & Conditions
World Helm Terms & Conditions
Effective June 12th, 2021
Last Revised June 8th, 2021
This World Helm Terms & Conditions (“Terms”) applies to your access to and use of the websites, mobile apps, widgets, APIs, emails, and other online products and services (collectively, the “Services”) provided by World Helm (“World Helm” “we,” “us,” or “our”).
World Helm is intended to be an engaging connection with your interest in social policy and education, and we still need some basic rules. By accessing or using our Services, you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, you may not access or use our Services.
access or use our Services.
1. Your Access to the Services
Children under the age of 13 are not allowed to create an Account or otherwise use the Services.
2. Your Use of the Services
World Helm grants you a personal, non-transferable, non-exclusive, revocable, limited license to use and access the Services solely as permitted by these Terms. We reserve all rights not expressly granted to you by these Terms.
Except as permitted through the Services or as otherwise permitted by us in writing, your license does not include the right to:
- License, sell, transfer, assign, distribute, host, or otherwise commercially exploit the Services or Content;
- Modify, prepare derivative works of, disassemble, decompile, or reverse engineer any part of the Services or Content; or
- Access the Services or Content in order to build a similar or competitive website, product, or service.
- We reserve the right to modify, suspend, or discontinue the Services (in whole or in part) at any time, with or without notice to you. Any future release, update, or other addition to functionality of the Services will be subject to these Terms, which may be updated from time to time. You agree that we will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuation of the Services or any part thereof.
3. Your World Helm Account and Account Security
You are solely responsible for the information associated with your Account and anything that happens related to your Account. You must maintain the security of your Account and immediately notify World Helm if you discover or suspect that someone has accessed your account without your permission. We recommend that you use a strong password that is used only with your Account. You will not license, sell, or transfer your Account without our prior written approval.
4. Your Content
The Services may contain information, text, links, graphics, photos, videos, or other materials (“Content”), including Content, created or submitted to the Services by you or through your Account (“Your Content”). We take no responsibility for and we do not expressly or implicitly endorse, support, or guarantee the completeness, truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any of Your Content.
By submitting Your Content to the Services, you represent and warrant that you have all rights, power, and authority necessary to grant the rights to Your Content contained within these Terms. Because you alone are responsible for Your Content, you may expose yourself to liability if you post or share Content without all necessary rights. You retain any ownership rights you have in Your Content, but you grant World Helm the following license to use that Content:
When Your Content is created with or submitted to the Services, you grant us a worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, transferable, and sublicensable license to use, copy, modify, adapt, prepare derivative works of, distribute, store, perform, and display Your
Content and any name, username, voice, or likeness provided in connection with Your Content in all media formats and channels now known or later developed anywhere in the world. This license includes the right for us to make Your Content available for syndication, broadcast, distribution, or publication by other companies, organizations, or individuals who partner with World Helm. You also agree that we may remove metadata associated with Your Content, and you irrevocably waive any claims and assertions of moral rights or attribution with respect to Your Content.
Any ideas, suggestions, and feedback about World Helm or our Services that you provide to us are entirely voluntary, and you agree that World Helm may use such ideas, suggestions, and feedback without compensation or obligation to you. Although we have no obligation to screen, edit, or monitor Your Content, we may, in our sole discretion, delete or remove Your Content at any time and for any reason, including for violating these Terms, violating our Content Policy, or if you otherwise create or are likely to create liability for us.
5. Third-Party Content, Advertisements, and Promotions
The Services may contain links to third-party websites, products, or services, which may be posted by advertisers, our affiliates, our partners, or other users (“Third-Party Content”). Third-Party Content is not under our control, and we are not responsible for any third party’s websites,
products, or services. Your use of Third-Party Content is at your own risk and you should make any investigation you feel necessary before proceeding with any transaction in connection with such Third-Party Content. The Services may also contain sponsored Third-Party Content or advertisements. The type, degree, and targeting of advertisements are subject to change, and you acknowledge and agree that we may place advertisements in connection with the display of any Content or information on the Services, including Your Content.
If you choose to use the Services to conduct a promotion, including a contest or sweepstakes (“Promotion”), you alone are responsible for conducting the Promotion in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations at your own risk. Your Promotion must state that the Promotion is not sponsored by, endorsed by, or associated with World Helm, and the rules for your Promotion must require each entrant or participant to release World Helm from any liability related to the
6. Things You Cannot Do
When using or accessing World Helm, you must comply with these Terms and all applicable laws, rules, and regulations. Please review the Content Policy which are part of these Terms and contain World Helm’s rules about prohibited content and conduct. In addition to what is prohibited in the Content Policy, you may not do any of the following:
• Use the Services in any manner that could interfere with, disable, disrupt, overburden, or otherwise impair the Services.
• Gain access to (or attempt to gain access to) another user’s Account or any non-public portions of the Services, including the computer systems or networks connected to or used together with the Services.
• Upload, transmit, or distribute to or through the Services any viruses, worms, malicious code, or other software intended to interfere with the Services, including its security-related features.
• Use the Services to violate applicable law or infringe any person’s or entity’s intellectual property rights or any other proprietary rights.
• Access, search or collect data from the Services by any means (automated or otherwise) except as permitted in these Terms or in a separate agreement with World Helm.
• Use the Services in any manner that we reasonably believe to be an abuse of or fraud on World Helm or any payment system. We encourage you to report content or conduct that you believe violates these Terms or our Content Policy. We also support the responsible reporting of security vulnerabilities. To report a security issue, please email security@WorldHelm.com.
7. Copyright, Trademark, the DMCA, and Takedowns
World Helm respects the intellectual property of others and requires that users of our Services do the same. We have a policy that includes the removal of any infringing material from the Services and for the termination, in appropriate circumstances, of users of our Services who are repeat infringers. If you believe that anything on our Services infringes a copyright or a trademark that you own or control, you may notify World Helm’s Designated Agent by mailing security@WorldHelm.com.
The services are provided “as is” and “as available” without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, title, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. World Helm entities do not warrant that the services are accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. World Helm does not control, endorse, or take responsibility for any content available on or linked to the services or the actions of any third party or user, including moderators. while World Helm attempts to make your access to and use of our Services safe, we do not represent or warrant that our services or servers are free of viruses or other harmful components.
9. Limitation of Liability
In no event and under no theory of liability, including contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, warranty, or otherwise, will the World Helm entities be liable to you for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special, or punitive damages, or lost profits arising from or relating to these terms or the services, including those arising from or relating to content made available on the services that are alleged to be defamatory, offensive, or illegal. access to, and use of, the services is at your own discretion and risk and you will be solely responsible for any damage to your device or computer system or loss of data resulting
therefrom. In no event will the aggregate liability of the World Helm entities exceed the greater of one hundred UK sterling (£100) or any amount you paid World Helm in the previous six months for the services giving rise to the claim. The limitations of this section will apply to any theory of liability, including those based on warranty, contract, statute, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, and even if the World Helm entities have been advised of the possibility of any such damage, and even if any remedy set forth herein is found to have failed its essential purpose. The foregoing limitation of liability will apply to the fullest extent permitted by law in the applicable jurisdiction.
10. Governing Law and Venue
We want you to enjoy World Helm, so if you have an issue or dispute, you agree to raise it and try to resolve it with us informally. You can contact us with feedback and concerns at security@WorldHelm.com.
Except for the government entities listed below, any claims arising out of or relating to these Terms or the Services will be governed by the laws of Scotland. All disputes related to these Terms or the Services will be brought solely in Scottish courts and you consent to personal jurisdiction in these courts.
11. Changes to these Terms
We may make changes to these Terms from time to time. If we make changes, we will post the revised Terms and update the Effective Date above. If the changes, in our sole discretion, are material, we may also notify you by sending an email to the address associated with your Account (if you have chosen to provide an email address) or by otherwise providing notice through our Services. By continuing to access or use the Services on or after the Effective Date of the revised Terms, you agree to be bound by the revised Terms. If you do not agree to the revised Terms, you must stop accessing and using our Services before the changes become effective.
You may terminate these Terms at any time and for any reason by deleting your Account and discontinuing use of all Services. If you stop using the Services without deactivating your Account, your Account may be deactivated due to prolonged inactivity. We may suspend or terminate your Account, moderator status, or ability to access or use the Services at any time for any or no reason, including for violating these Terms or our Content Policy.
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