Network terms

This notice was updated on July 3, 2019.


Shaeps (‘We’, ‘Us’, or the ‘Company’) operates the Shaeps network (‘Network’), which on a membership basis gives you access to debates, training, events, advisory and other related services (‘Services’) via shaeps.com (‘Site’), Our online store and any website or other online point of presence, mobile application, service or feature through which any product or service available are syndicated, offered, merchandised, advertised, or described (‘Sites’). By browsing, accessing, using, registering for or using the Network and Services, you are agreeing to all of the following terms and conditions, including any policies referred to herein (‘Terms’).

Those who are accepting these Terms behalf of a company, organization, government, or other legal entity represent and warrant that he is legally capacitated to do so.

In the event of inconsistency between the Terms and any translation into another language, the English version will control and prevail on any question of interpretation or otherwise. If there is a conflict between these Terms and the policies referred to under these Terms, the policies will prevail over these Terms.

Privacy Policy

Please review our Privacy Policy for information on how we collect, use and share information about our users. These Terms include and incorporate by reference our Privacy Policy and any notices regarding the Site.

Content of the services

You are responsible for your use of the Network and Services and for any content you provide, including compliance with applicable laws, rules, and regulations. Do not submit/send content, unless you are prepared to be held accountable for your content.

Like with any content published via the Internet, you must consider the source of the content or materials before using or relying upon it. Your use of the content and the Network are at your own risk.

Users of the Services will operate in a lawful, ethical and professional manner. Users shall conduct themselves in a fair, responsible and businesslike manner at all times and will avoid any discourteous, deceptive, misleading or unethical practices. You are solely responsible for any comments or posts you leave in the Network, blogs or any Shaeps site. Shaeps does not control content posted and does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of the content.

Examples of unethical or unlawful activities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • False, misleading or disparaging statements of any kind including but not limited to about Shaeps or its affiliated entities or any person or entity using the Network or the Services.
  • Any unauthorized use of the name, logo, trademark or copyrighted material of Shaeps, its affiliated entities or any other person or entity.

The abuse of electronic messaging systems to indiscriminately send unsolicited bulk messages via email or other media such as but not limited to, instant messaging, Usenet newsgroups, web search engines, spam in blogs, wiki spam, mobile phone messaging spam, and Internet forum spam (‘Spamming’) is strictly prohibited and will result in the immediate termination of your membership. Spamming may also be illegal under applicable laws and may subject you to civil or criminal penalties.

Shaeps has the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to screen, refuse, move or remove any content that violates the Terms or is otherwise objectionable.

As a Member you bear all risks associated with the use of any content on the Network or related Shaeps sites or in connection with the Services including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content.

As a member you acknowledge that Shaeps may access, preserve and disclose your information if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to:

  • Comply with legal process;
  • Enforce the provisions of this Terms;
  • Respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third parties;
  • Respond to your requests for customer service; or
  • Protect the rights, property or personal safety of Shaeps, its users and the public.

The Services and software embodied within the Network may include security components that permit digital materials to be protected. The use of these materials is subject to usage rules set by Shaeps and/or its technology providers. You may not attempt to override or circumvent any of the usage rules embedded in the Services.

Intellectual property

Shaeps is an intellectual property owner and understands the costs and expenses in developing and maintaining intellectual property. Shaeps also respects the intellectual property rights of others. We reserve the right to remove content alleged to be infringing without prior notice, at our sole discretion, and without liability to you. We will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable law and are properly provided to us.

The copyright in and all other intellectual property rights relating to the Network or the Services, and any other materials provided to the customer as part of a Service, are solely owned by and hereby reserved to Shaeps. Under no circumstances may the whole or any part of the Service documentation be produced or copied in any form or by any means or translated into another language without the prior written permission of Shaeps. Services are defined to also include all electronic knowledge products or learning systems, which have been given to the participant on a storage device or made accessible via the Internet. Any software provided as learning aids are not to be used in any commercial form.

Offenders are liable for payment of damages.

All content included on the Network and in connection with the Services is protected by law. All software used on the Network is the property of Shaeps or its software suppliers and is protected by law. All of the trademarks, service marks, logos, brand and trade names appearing on the Network are the proprietary intellectual property of the owners of such marks, logos or names and is protected by law.

Membership and fees

When you apply for a membership of the Network you have an opportunity to review and accept the fees that will be charged. However, membership is currently free of charge. Prices, availability, and other purchase terms are subject to change.

You are responsible for providing true, accurate, current, and complete information when applying for membership or otherwise using the Network and Services.

Payment must be received prior to acceptance of an order. Shaeps may need to verify information you provide before Shaeps accepts your order, and may cancel or limit your order any time after it has been placed.

Subject to applicable membership policies, if payment has already been made and your order is cancelled or limited, Shaeps will refund any payment you made for the membership subscription that will not be delivered due to cancellation or limitation of an order in the same tender as the original purchase.

In the event legal action is necessary to collect on balances due, you agree to reimburse us for all expenses incurred to recover sums due, including attorney fees and other legal expenses.

Purchases of other products and services through the Shaeps sites may be subject to other terms and conditions that are presented to you at the time of purchase.

Network Membership is for an initial period of 12 months from the date of signing the application form (‘Contract Term’). All fees may be subject to taxes.

Following the expiry of the Contract Term, membership and payments will continue until either party terminates in accordance with these terms.

Termination of membership

You or we may terminate the Membership by giving two months’ written notice to Shaeps. If notice is given during the Contract Term, the Member remains liable for the payments for the remaining period of the Contract Term.

You or we may at any time terminate the contract by immediate written notice if the other party commits any material breach of the Terms or goes into liquidation, becomes bankrupt, makes a voluntary arrangement with its creditors or has a receiver or administrator appointed.

Upon termination of this contract for whatever reason all sums owed by the Member shall become due and payable by the member with immediate effect.

No automated querying

You may not send automated queries of any sort to the Network or Shaeps sites or its systems without express written permission in advance from us.

Indemnity and defense

You will defend, indemnify and hold harmless Shaeps and its affiliates (and their respective employees, directors, agents and representatives) from and against any and all claims, costs, losses, damages, judgments, penalties, interest and expenses that arise out of or relate to:

  • Your use of the Network or the Services;
  • Any actual or alleged breach of your representations, warranties, or obligations set forth in the Terms;
  • Any content you provide including but not limited to any actual or alleged infringement of any intellectual property or proprietary rights of any third party.

Third party websites

The Network may redirect or link to other websites on the Internet, or may otherwise include references to information, products or services made available by unaffiliated third parties. While we make every effort to work with trusted, reputable providers, from time to time such sites may contain information, material or policies that some may find inappropriate or personally objectionable.

You understand that we are not responsible for the accuracy, completeness, decency or legality of content hosted by third party websites, nor are we responsible for errors or omissions in any references made on those websites. The inclusion of such a link or reference is provided merely as a convenience and does not imply endorsement of, or association with the Network or party by us, or any warranty of any kind, either express or implied. You are solely responsible for and assume all risk arising from your access to and/or use of any such linked websites.

Electronic delivery of notices

By using the Network or the Services you consent to electronically receive from Shaeps any communications including notices, agreements, legally required disclosures or other information in connection with the Network or the Services. Shaeps may also provide such notices by posting them on the Network. If you desire to withdraw your consent to receive notices electronically you must discontinue your membership of the Network.

Limitation of liability

Shaeps will not be liable for direct or indirect damages of any kind, including without limitation incidental, punitive or consequential damage or loss arising out of or in connection with these Terms, the Network, the Services, inability to use the Network or the Services, or resulting from any goods or services obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through the Network or the Services.

Disclaimer of warranties

The Network and the Services are provided on an ‘as is’ and ‘as available’ basis. Shaeps makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, concerning the Network, the Services or the content thereof. To the fullest extent permissible under applicable law Shaeps disclaims any and all such warranties including without limitation:

  • Your use of the Network or the Services;
  • Any actual or alleged breach of your representations, warranties, or obligations set forth in this Terms;
  • Any content you provide including but not limited to any actual or alleged infringement of any intellectual property or proprietary rights of any third party.
  • Any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement;
  • That the Network or the Services will meet your requirements, will always be available, accessible, uninterrupted, timely, secure, or operate without error;
  • That the information, content and materials included on the Network will be as represented;
  • Any implied warranty arising from course of dealing or usage of trade; and
  • Any obligation, liability, right, claim or remedy in tort, whether or not arising from the negligence of Shaeps.

Modifications

We reserve the right to modify, amend or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Terms or any features or portions thereof at any time without prior notice and without incurring any obligation to you. The ‘last updated’ legend at the top of these Terms indicates when it was last revised. Any changes will be effective upon the posting of such changes on the Site, and you are responsible for informing yourself of all applicable changes or notices. You should refer regularly to the Site to review the current Terms. Your continued use of a service after Shaeps’ posting of any changes will constitute your acceptance of such changes or modifications.

Governing law

These Terms will be governed by the laws of Denmark. Any action or proceeding arising from or relating to these Terms must be brought in the courts of Denmark.

We and you each agree that any dispute resolution proceedings will be conducted only on an individual basis and not in a class, consolidated or representative action. We and you each waive any right to a jury trial.

 


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