Terms & Conditions
1. User Data.
These Terms of Website ("Terms") govern your use of www.DONA.org.uk web site located at http://www.DONA.org.uk (the "Site") and the websites that are made available through the Site (collectively, the "DONA Website"). Please read these Terms carefully. By using the DONA Website, you are stating that you have read, understand, and agree to be bound by these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, you are not permitted to use the DONA Website.
1. Your Responsibilities. You agree not to use the DONA Website to violate any local, national, or international law or regulation.
2. Forms and Submissions.
DONA does not claim ownership of any information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, tags, or other materials you submit or make available for inclusion on or through the DONA Website ("Forms and Submissions"). As between www.DONA.org.uk and you, you own all rights to your Forms and Submissions. When you make a Form, Submissions page or a Report "public", you grant www.DONA.org.uk a worldwide and fully sub-licensable license to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform, and publicly display your Forms and Submissions (in whole or in part) in any format or medium now known or later developed. www.DONA.org.uk does not pre-screen forms or submissions and you agree that you are solely responsible for all of your Forms and User Submissions.
You agree that www.DONA.org.uk may block your access immediately if a form you uploaded on DONA is found to be used inside an unsolicited email.
4. Copyright Infringement
www.DONA.org.uk respects the intellectual property rights of others. Accordingly, www.DONA.org.uk has a policy of disabling access to any Submission that violates copyright law, suspending access to the DONA Website to any user who uses the DONA Website in violation of copyright law, and/or terminate in appropriate circumstances the account of any user who uses the DONA Website in violation of copyright law
DONA is a short-abbreviated name for Dominica Oversea Nationals Association. The DONA logo is a trademark of DONA. You are not authorised to use any such trademarks. Ownership of all such trademarks and the goodwill associated therewith remains with www.DONA.org.uk.
You agree that www.DONA.org.uk may terminate your DONA Website access or suspend your access to all or part of the DONA Website, without notice, if www.DONA.org.uk determines, in its sole and absolute discretion that you have violated these Terms. Further, you agree that www.DONA.org.uk shall not be liable to you or any third party for removing your Submissions or suspending or terminating your access to the DONA Website. You may discontinue your participation in and access to the DONA Website at any time.
7. Modifications to Terms.
www.DONA.org.uk may, in its sole and absolute discretion, change these Terms from time to time. www.DONA.org.uk will post notice of such changes on the Site. If you object to any such changes, your sole recourse shall be to cease using the DONA Website. Continued use of the DONA Website following notice of any such changes shall indicate your acknowledgement of such changes and agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions of such changes.
8. Modifications to DONA Website.
www.DONA.org.uk reserves the right to modify or discontinue the DONA Website with or without notice to you. Www.DONA.org.uk shall not be liable to you or any third party should www.DONA.org.uk exercise its right to modify or discontinue the DONA Website.
www.DONA.org.uk's provision of a link to any other Web site or Internet resource is for your convenience only and does not signify www.DONA.org.uk endorsement of such other Web site or resource or its contents. www.DONA.org.uk shall have no responsibility or liability for any information, software, or materials found at any other Web site or Internet resource.
10. Disclaimer of Warranties.
You understand and expressly agree that use of the DONA website is at your sole risk. The DONA website is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. DONA expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, with respect to the DONA website (including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular use or purpose, and non-infringement). DONA make no warranty that the DONA website will meet your requirements, or that the DONA website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free. You understand and agree that any material and/or information downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the DONA website is done at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage arising therefrom. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from DONA or through the DONA website shall create any warranty not expressly made herein.
11. Limitation of Liability.
you understand and expressly agree that to the extent permitted under applicable law, in no event will DONA or its officers, employees, directors, shareholders, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, or licensors be liable under any theory of liability (whether in contract, tort, statutory, or otherwise) for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of revenues, profits, goodwill, use, data, or other intangible losses (even if such parties were advised of, knew of, or should have known of the possibility of such damages), resulting from your (or anyone using your account's) use of the DONA website.
12. Exclusions and Limitations.
Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. Accordingly, some of the limitations and disclaimers in these Terms may not apply to you. To the extent that www.DONA.org.uk may not, as a matter of applicable law, disclaim any implied warranty or limit its liabilities, the scope and duration of such warranty and the extent of www.DONA.org.uk. Liability shall be the minimum permitted under such applicable law.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless www.DONA.org.uk, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants, and agents from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages, losses, costs, expenses, and fees (including reasonable attorneys. fees) that such parties may incur as a result of or arising from (a) any information (including, without limitation, your Submissions or any other content) you (or anyone using your account) submits, posts, or transmits through the DONA Website, (b) your (or anyone using your account's) use of the DONA Website, (c) your (or anyone using your account's) violation of these Terms, and (d) your (or anyone using your account's) violation of any rights of any other person or entity.
These Terms constitute the entire and exclusive and final statement of the agreement between you and www.DONA.org.uk with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersede any prior agreements or negotiations between you and www.DONA.org.uk with respect to the subject matter hereof. These Terms and the relationship between you and www.DONA.org.uk shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales as applied to agreements made, entered into, and performed entirely in the United Kingdom by British residents, notwithstanding your actual place of residence. All lawsuits arising from or relating to these Terms or your use of the DONA Website shall be brought in a London Courts located in England, United Kingdom, and you hereby irrevocably submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of such courts for such purpose. The failure of www.DONA.org.uk to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, you nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the intentions of www.DONA.org.uk and you as reflected in the provision and that the other provisions of these Terms remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the DONA Websites or these Terms must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. The section titles in these Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. The terms of Sections 2, 4, 5, and 10 through 15 of these Terms, as well as any limitations on liability explicitly set forth herein, shall remain in full force and effect notwithstanding any termination of your use of the DONA Website.