Statement of Rights and Responsibilities

This agreement was written in English (UK). To the extent any translated version of this agreement conflicts with the English version, the English version controls.

Date of Last Revision: January 21, 2015.

Statement of Rights and Responsibilities

This Statement of Rights and Responsibilities (“Statement,” “Terms,” or “SRR”) derives from the Love Italian Life Principles and is our terms of service that governs our relationship with users and others who interact with Love Italian Life. By using or accessing Love Italian Life, you agree to this Statement.

1. Privacy

Your privacy is very important to us. We designed our Privacy Policy to make important disclosures about how you can use Love Italian Life to share with others and how we collect and can use your content and information.  We encourage you to read the Privacy Policy, and to use it to help you make informed decisions.

 

2. Sharing Your Content and Information

You own all of the content and information you post on Love Italian Life, and you can control how it is shared through your privacy settings. In addition:

  1. For content that is covered by intellectual property rights, like photos and videos (IP content), you specifically give us the following permission, subject to your privacy settings and you grant us a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, worldwide license to use any IP content that you post on or in connection with Love Italian Life (IP License). This IP License ends when you delete your IP content or your account unless your content has been shared with others, and they have not deleted it.
  2. When you delete IP content, it is deleted in a manner similar to emptying the recycle bin on a computer. However, you understand that removed content may persist in backup copies for a reasonable period of time (but will not be available to others).
  3. When you publish content, it means that you are allowing everyone, including people off of Love Italian Life, to access and use that information, and to associate it with you (i.e., your name and profile picture).
  4. We always appreciate your feedback or other suggestions about Love Italian Life, but you understand that we may use them without any obligation to compensate you for them (just as you have no obligation to offer them).

 

3. Safety

We do our best to keep Love Italian Life safe, but we cannot guarantee it. We need your help to keep Love Italian Life, safe, which includes the following commitments by you:

  1. You will not post unauthorized commercial communications (such as spam) on Love Italian Life,.
  2. You will not collect users’ content or information, or otherwise access Love Italian Life, using automated means (such as harvesting bots, robots, spiders, or scrapers) without our prior permission.
  3. You will not engage in unlawful multi-level marketing, such as a pyramid scheme, on Love Italian Life.
  4. You will not upload viruses or other malicious code.
  5. You will not solicit login information or access an account belonging to someone else.
  6. You will not bully, intimidate, or harass any user.
  7. You will not post content that: is hate speech, threatening, or pornographic; incites violence; or contains nudity or graphic or gratuitous violence.
  8. You will not use Love Italian Life to do anything unlawful, misleading, malicious, or discriminatory.
  9. You will not do anything that could disable, overburden, or impair the proper working or appearance of Love Italian Life, such as a denial of service attack or interference with page rendering or other Love Italian Life functionality.
  10. You will not facilitate or encourage any violations of this Statement or our policies.

 

4. Registration and Account Security

Love Italian Life users provide their real names and information, and we need your help to keep it that way. Here are some commitments you make to us relating to registering and maintaining the security of your account:

  1. You will not provide any false personal information on Love Italian Life, or create an account for anyone other than yourself without permission.
  2. You will not create more than one personal account.
  3. If we disable your account, you will not create another one without our permission.
  4. You will not use Love Italian Life if you are under 13.
  5. You will not use Love Italian Life if you are a convicted sex offender.
  6. You will keep your contact information accurate and up-to-date.
  7. You will not share your password (or in the case of developers, your secret key), let anyone else access your account, or do anything else that might jeopardize the security of your account.
  8. You will not transfer your account (including any Page you administer) to anyone without first getting our written permission.
  9. If you select a username or similar identifier for your account or Page, we reserve the right to remove or reclaim it if we believe it is appropriate (such as when a trademark owner complains about a username that does not closely relate to a user’s actual name).

 

5. Protecting Other People’s Rights
We respect other people’s rights, and expect you to do the same.

  1. You will not post content or take any action on Love Italian Life that infringes or violates someone else’s rights or otherwise violates the law.
  2. We can remove any content or information you post on Love Italian Life  if we believe that it violates this Statement or our policies.
  3. If you repeatedly infringe other people’s intellectual property rights, we will disable your account when appropriate.
  4. You will not use our copyrights or trademarks (including Love Italian Life , the Love Italian Life  and Love Italian Life Logos or any confusingly similar marks.
  5. If you collect information from users, you will: obtain their consent, make it clear you (and not Love Italian Life ) are the one collecting their information, and post a privacy policy explaining what information you collect and how you will use it.
  6. You will not post anyone’s identification documents or sensitive financial information on Love Italian Life.
  7. You will not tag users or send email invitations to non-users without their consent.

 

6. Amendments

  1. Your continued use of Love Italian Life following changes to our terms constitutes your acceptance of our amended terms.
  1. TerminationIf you violate the letter or spirit of this Statement, or otherwise create risk or possible legal exposure for us, we can stop providing all or part of Love Italian Life to you. We will notify you by email or at the next time you attempt to access your account. You may also delete your account at any time.

 

7. Disputes

  1. You will resolve any claim, cause of action or dispute (claim) you have with us arising out of or relating to this Statement or Love Italian Life exclusively in the Republic of Ireland Courts and you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating all such claims. The laws of the Republic of Ireland will govern this Statement, as well as any claim that might arise between you and us, without regard to conflict of law provisions.
  2. If anyone brings a claim against us related to your actions, content or information on Love Italian Life, you will indemnify and hold us harmless from and against all damages, losses, and expenses of any kind (including reasonable legal fees and costs) related to such claim. Although we provide rules for user conduct, we do not control or direct users’ actions on Love Italian Life and are not responsible for the content or information users transmit or share on Love Italian Life. We are not responsible for any offensive, inappropriate, obscene, unlawful or otherwise objectionable content or information you may encounter on Love Italian Life. We are not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, or any user of Love Italian Life.
  3. WE TRY TO KEEP Love Italian Life UP, BUG-FREE, AND SAFE, BUT YOU USE IT AT YOUR OWN RISK. WE ARE PROVIDING Love Italian Life AS IS WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THAT Love Italian Life WILL ALWAYS BE SAFE, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT Love Italian Life WILL ALWAYS FUNCTION WITHOUT DISRUPTIONS, DELAYS OR IMPERFECTIONS. Love Italian Life IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACTIONS, CONTENT, INFORMATION, OR DATA OF THIRD PARTIES, AND YOU RELEASE US, OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS FROM ANY CLAIMS AND DAMAGES, KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ANY CLAIM YOU HAVE AGAINST ANY SUCH THIRD PARTIES. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS STATEMENT OR Love Italian Life, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. OUR AGGREGATE LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF THIS STATEMENT OR Love Italian Life WILL NOT EXCEED GREATER THEN THAT OF TWENTY EUROS. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH CASES,Love Italian Life’s LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW.

 

8. Special Provisions Applicable to Users Outside the Republic of Ireland
We strive to create a global community with consistent standards for everyone, but we also strive to respect local laws. The following provisions apply to users and non-users who interact with Love Italian Life outside the Republic of Ireland:

  1. You consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the Republic of Ireland.
  2. If you are located in a country embargoed by the Republic of Ireland you will not engage in commercial activities on Love Italian Life (such as advertising or payments) or operate a Platform application or website. You will not use Love Italian Life if you are prohibited from receiving products, services, or software originating from the Republic of Ireland.

 

9. Definitions

  1. By “Love Italian Life” we mean the features and services we make available, including through (a) our website at loveitalianlife.com and any other Love Italian Life branded or co-branded websites (including sub-domains, international versions, widgets, and mobile versions); (b) our Platform; (c) other media, software (such as a toolbar), devices, or networks now existing or later developed.
  2. By “Platform” we mean a set of APIs and services (such as content) that enable others, including application developers and website operators, to retrieve data from Love Italian Life or provide data to us.
  3. By “information” we mean facts and other information about you, including actions taken by users and non-users who interact with Love Italian Life.
  4. By “content” we mean anything you or other users post on Love Italian Life that would not be included in the definition of information.
  5. By “data” or “user data” or “user’s data” we mean any data, including a user’s content or information that you or third parties can retrieve from Love Italian Life or provide to Love Italian Life through Platform.
  6. By “post” we mean post on Love Italian Life or otherwise make available by using Love Italian Life.
  7. By “use” we mean use, run, copy, publicly perform or display, distribute, modify, translate, and create derivative works of.
  8. By “active registered user” we mean a user who has logged into Love Italian Life at least once in the previous 30 days.
  9. By “application” we mean any application or website that uses or accesses Platform, as well as anything else that receives or has received data from us.  If you no longer access Platform but have not deleted all data from us, the term application will apply until you delete the data.

 

10. Other

 

  1. This Statement is an agreement between you and Love Italian Life.
  2. This Statement makes up the entire agreement between the parties regarding Love Italian Life, and supersedes any prior agreements.
  3. If any portion of this Statement is found to be unenforceable, the remaining portion will remain in full force and effect.
  4. If we fail to enforce any of this Statement, it will not be considered a waiver.
  5. Any amendment to or waiver of this Statement must be made in writing and signed by us.
  6. You will not transfer any of your rights or obligations under this Statement to anyone else without our consent.
  7. All of our rights and obligations under this Statement are freely assignable by us in connection with a merger, acquisition, or sale of assets, or by operation of law or otherwise.
  8. Nothing in this Statement shall prevent us from complying with the law.
  9. This Statement does not confer any third party beneficiary rights.
  10. We reserve all rights not expressly granted to you.
  11. You will comply with all applicable laws when using or accessing Love Italian Life.