Terms & Conditions

IntoAlbania Terms of Service

 

1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

IntoAlbania welcomes you to its website, intoalbania.com (the “Site”). The following Terms of Service (“Terms”) govern the use of the Site (the “Service”). By using or visiting the Site, including but not limited to, participation in its postings, blogs or user profile, you are expressly agreeing to be bound by these Terms and to follow these Terms and any applicable laws and regulations. IntoAlbania reserves the right to change the Terms, at any time, without notice. Your failure to follow these Terms may result in suspension or termination of your access to the Service, without notice.

2. LANGUAGE OF THE TERMS

Where IntoAlbania has provided you with a translation of the Albanian-language version of the Terms, you agree that the Albanian-language version shall govern your relationship with IntoAlbania and that IntoAlbania provided the translation solely for your convenience. Should there exist any contradiction between the Albanian-language version and a translation, the Albanian-language version shall take precedence.

3. YOUR REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS

In order to use certain features of the Site, you may be required to register with intoalbania.com. Your personal information will be treated by IntoAlbania in accordance with our Privacy Policy. In consideration of your use of the Service, you agree that any registration information with which you provide IntoAlbania will always be your own personal information and is accurate, true and complete. IntoAlbania reserves the right to suspend or terminate your account, in its sole discretion, and refuse any and all current or future use of the Service to you, or any portion thereof, should you fail to abide by the Terms of Use or you provide IntoAlbania with any information that is not your own or inaccurate, untrue or incomplete.

4. USE OF SERVICE

The Service is intended for your own personal and noncommercial use. You may not authorize others to use the Service. You agree you will not sell, lease, rent or provide any good or service or otherwise transact on the Site. You hereby represent and warrant that you are the owner or otherwise have the right to provide any materials that you upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via the Service. The Site contains materials supplied by IntoAlbania and its members, affiliates, partners and subsidiaries, as well as other sources, and is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by IntoAlbania, you may not reproduce, modify, copy, republish, post, transmit, upload, distribute, sell, license, rent or adapt or create a derivative work of, in any manner, any material, content or design elements obtained from the Site.

5. MEMBER CONDUCT

You agree not to use any obscene, indecent, disrespectful and/or offensive language, including any libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic or otherwise illegal material on the Site. Any abusive or discriminatory language on the basis of race, religion, nationality, gender, sexual preference, age, region, disability, etc., will not be permitted. In addition, you may not place on the Site any material that is encrypted, is junk mail or unauthorized advertising, commercial offers, political content, contains links to inappropriate websites, or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or that otherwise violates any national or international law or regulation. You may not post any message, or otherwise, that contains personal information, invades anyone’s privacy or that contains email addresses, URLs, phone numbers and postal addresses. You agree to not post any information intended to impersonate other users (including names of other individuals or groups) or that contains offensive or inappropriate user names or signatures. You agree to use the Site only for lawful purposes and you acknowledge that your failure to do so may subject you to civil and criminal liability.

Spamming: You are not allowed to post the same message repeatedly or post “off-topic” messages; such items will be removed and your rights to use the Services may be immediately terminated, at the sole discretion of IntoAlbania.

Standard Text Only: You are not permitted to post content other than standard English text, such as graphics, photos, audio, HTML, Javascript, etc. Content submitted with files containing viruses, corrupted files or any other materials intended to damage or intercept data from another computer is prohibited. You may not post any material that contains or links to any viruses, worms, Trojan horses, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files or programs. You may not in any way distribute, publish, re-transmit or cache or otherwise any of the material obtained through the Service for commercial or other unauthorized use, except as permitted by the copyright or other applicable law. You agree not to disrupt, overwhelm, attack, modify or interfere with the Service or its associated software, hardware and/or servers in any way, and you agree not to hinder or interfere with others’ use of the Service. You further agree not to alter or tamper with any information or materials on or associated with the Service.

6. USE OF MATERIAL POSTED BY YOU

User hereby grants to IntoAlbania and its affiliates and subsidiaries an irrevocable, transferable, paid-up, royalty-free, perpetual, unrestricted worldwide license to use, reproduce, translate, sublicense, copy, print, display, modify, edit and create derivative works from and distribute or otherwise use and reproduce any information or materials, including, but not limited to, reviews, messages, comments or content that users post, upload, submit or transmit in areas on the Site without compensation, notification or other consideration to the user in any medium (now in existence or hereinafter developed) and for any purpose, including commercial purposes.

7. SITE EDITING AND DELETIONS

IntoAlbania reserves the right, but undertakes no responsibility, to review, edit, alter or delete any material provided, or any part thereof, submitted or uploaded on the Site by the user, in its sole discretion, without notice. IntoAlbania has no obligation to display, authorize or otherwise use or display on the Site any reviews, comments or other materials or information submitted or provided by the user.

8. MATERIALS POSTED BY OTHERS

IntoAlbania hereby disclaims any responsibility or liability with respect to any information or materials posted by others, including defamatory, offensive or illicit material, or other material or information that violates the Terms herein.

9. REVIEWS

Authorized users are able to post reviews of events, businesses and other entertainment features listed on the Site. Reviews do not reflect the views of IntoAlbania; its parent, affiliates or subsidiaries; or their respective employees, officers or directors. IntoAlbania hereby disclaims any responsibility or liability for any review or for any claims, damages or losses resulting from any use of the Site or the materials contained therein.

10. THIRD-PARTY SITES

The Site may contain links or produce search results that reference or link to websites wholly owned and controlled by third parties (“Third-Party Site”). IntoAlbania hereby disclaims any responsibility or liability for the accuracy or inoffensiveness of the content or information that is contained and/or provided by the Third-Party Sites. By using the Site to link to a Third-Party Site, you agree that IntoAlbania will not be liable to you for any damages or losses from your use of the Site to link to the Third-Party Site.

11. MOBILE

IntoAlbania offers mobile SMS/text messages and mobile alert updates as a text-messaging/mobile email service. You agree that these Terms of Use and IntoAlbania’s Privacy Policy do apply to the mobile service. Please be advised that you may be charged a fee to send and receive messages and/or alerts based on the terms of your individual wireless service provider. Please contact your wireless service provider if you have questions about your service plan and the applicable rates.

12. COPYRIGHT

The content, organization, design elements, graphics, text, images, video, compilation, advertising, marks and all other material on the Site are protected under applicable copyrights, trademark and other proprietary (including but not limited to intellectual property) rights and are the property of IntoAlbania or its licensors. The copying, distribution, modification, unauthorized use or publication by you, directly or indirectly, of any such matters or any part of the website, including but not limited to the removal or alteration of advertising, except for the limited rights of use granted hereunder, is strictly prohibited.

All contents of this website are: ©2018 IntoAlbania.

13. LIABILITY DISCLAIMER

You acknowledge that you are using the site at your own risk. The information on this site is provided “as is.” The information, software, products and services published on this website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. IntoAlbania, and/or its affiliates may make improvements and/or changes on this website at any time. IntoAlbania does not guarantee the accuracy, validity, timeliness or completeness of any of the information made available on this site.

IntoAlbania, its affiliates and/or their sponsors, members and/or representatives make not representations about the suitability of the information, software, third-party products and services contained on this website for any purpose. All such information, software, third-party products and services are provided “as is,” without warranty of any kind. IntoAlbania, its affiliates and/or their respective sponsors, members and/or representatives hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products and services, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and noninfringement. In no event shall IntoAlbania, its affiliates and/or their respective sponsors, members and/or representatives be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of, or in any way connected with, the use of this website or with the delay or inability to use this website, or for any information, software, products and services obtained through the website, regardless of the type of claim or the nature of the cause of action.

14. NOTICES

IntoAlbania may, but is not obligated to, provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to the Terms, including by but not limited to email, regular mail, SMS, MMS, text message, postings on the Service or other reasonable means now known or hereinafter developed.

15. ADVERTISING

Some of the Services are supported by advertising revenue and may display advertisements and promotions. These advertisements may be targeted to the content of information stored on the Services, queries made through the Services or other information. The manner, mode and extent of advertising by IntoAlbania on the Services are subject to change without specific notice to you. In consideration for IntoAlbania granting you access to and use of the Services, you agree that IntoAlbania may place such advertising on the Services.

16. PASSWORDS AND ACCOUNT SECURITY

You agree and understand that you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of passwords associated with any accounts or profiles you create and/or use to access the Services on the Site.

17. INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify and hold IntoAlbania and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, employees, partners and licensors harmless from any loss, liability, claim or demand (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) from any claim made by any party due to or arising out of your use of the Site, including your use of the Site to provide a link to a Third-Party Site or to upload content or other information to the Site.

18. ENDING YOUR USE OF THE SITE

If you want to terminate your use of the Site with IntoAlbania, you may do so by (a) notifying IntoAlbania at any time in writing sent to the address provided herein and (b) closing your profiles for all of the Services on the Site for which you are registered, where IntoAlbania has made this option available to you and in accordance with the Privacy Policy.

19. TERMINATION BY INTOALBANIA

IntoAlbania may at any time terminate your use of the Service if in its sole discretion it is determined that you are not complying with these Terms of Use or other applicable laws or regulations.

20. GENERAL INFORMATION

Choice of Law and Forum: The Terms and the relationship between you and IntoAlbania shall be governed by the laws of Albania without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the county of Albania.

Waiver and Severability of Terms: The failure of IntoAlbania to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Terms remain in full force and effect. No Right of Survivorship and Non-Transferability. You agree that your IntoAlbania account is nontransferable and any rights to your IntoAlbania ID or contents within your account terminate upon your death.

21. NOTICE OF INFRINGING MATERIAL

To file a notice of infringing material on a site owned or controlled by IntoAlbania (such as intoalbania.com), please provide a notification containing the following details:

1. Reasonably sufficient details to enable us to identify the work claimed to be infringed or, if multiple works are claimed to be infringed, a representative list of such works (for example: title, author, any registration or tracking number, URL);
2. Reasonably sufficient detail to enable us to identify and locate the material that is claimed to be infringing (for example a link to the page that contains the material);
3. Your contact information so that we can contact you (for example, your address, telephone number, email address);
4. A statement that you have a good faith belief that the use of the material identified in (2) is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
5. A statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive right that is alleged to be infringed.
6. Your physical or electronic signature.

Then send this notice to:

By mail:

IntoAlbania
Mustafa Matohiti, No.4, Floor 3,
Albania, Tirane, 1001

By email: intoalbania@cbs.al

22. HASHTAG USAGE

By posting your content using IntoAlbania or its programs hashtags such as (but not limited to) #IntoAlbania, you agree that IntoAlbania, its authorized agents, designees, licensees, vendors, successors and assigns (together, “IntoAlbania”) may, but are not obligated to, use the content, images or video  (the “Contributed Content”) and you grant IntoAlbania a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, paid-up right and license to reproduce, exhibit and otherwise use or authorize the use of the Contributed Content and any portion thereof at any time and to distribute the same by any medium, for any purpose, including but not limited to the promotion of Albania. You further grant IntoAlbania the right to use your name, image, likeness, appearance, voice, sounds, video or digital recordings, audio clips and the like, or that of your minor child, as such is embodied in the Contributed Content.  In addition to and without limiting the foregoing, you understand that the Contributed Content may be used in advertising and promotional materials created on behalf of IntoAlbania and may be displayed and shared in such locations and mediums that include, but are not limited to, online in various social media sites, websites owned or operated by or on behalf of IntoAlbania, email or other potential offline channels such as billboards or taxis.

You acknowledge that you are not due any credit, acknowledgement or compensation in connection with this license or use of the Contributed Content and that you do not have any rights of review, editing or approval regarding use of Contributed Content.  You also acknowledge that you have no claim (including, without limitation, claims based upon invasion of privacy, defamation, right of publicity, or copyright infringement) arising out of any use, blurring, alteration, editing, distortion, faulty reproduction, or use in any composite form of the Contributed Content and you irrevocably waive in favor of IntoAlbania any and all so-called moral rights, “droit moral,” rights of attribution or similar rights you may have in or to the Contributed Content.

You represent and warrant that: (i) the Contributed Content(s) does not violate any applicable laws or regulations, including without limitation any third party copyright, trademark or other intellectual property right; (ii) you are the sole and exclusive owner of all right, title and interest in and to the Contributed Content and there is no contract, option or any other right of any person, now or at any time in the future, that may prohibit you from granting this license to IntoAlbania; (iii) you (or your parent or guardian granting such right) are 18 years of age or older; and (iv) you have all necessary permissions and releases for the use of any content, names, trademarks, logos, uniforms, design, works of art or images of any person depicted in the Contributed Content.

You hereby release and discharge IntoAlbania, and its respective agents, designees, licensees, vendors, successors, assigns, officers, directors, employees, from any and all claims, demands, liabilities or expenses that you may now or hereafter have or incur that arise out of or relate to use exhibition, or distribution of the Contributed Content, or the names, likeness, images or appearances embodied therein, including without limitation, claims based on rights of privacy or publicity. You agree to defend, indemnify and hold IntoAlbania and Albania and their respective agents, designees, licensees, vendors, successors, assigns, officers and employees harmless from any and all damages, claims, liabilities, losses, suits, damage costs, or expenses arising out of or relating to: (i) a breach by you of a warranty, representation, covenant or agreement made herein; (ii) infringement of the rights or property of a third party; or (iii) your acts or omission. This license grant shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Albania, irrespective of conflict of laws principles, and you agree that any and all claims asserted by or against IntoAlbania arising under this Agreement or related thereto shall be heard and determined in a court located in  Albania.

23. CONTACTING THE WEBSITE

If you have any questions about the Terms, please contact us at intoalbania@cbs.al. You may also reach us by mail at:

IntoAlbania
Rr. Mustafa Matohiti, No.4, Floor 3,
Albania, Tirana 1001

24. DISCLAIMER

The information provided on this Website is not official U.S. Government information and does not represent the views or positions of the U.S. Agency for International Development or the U.S. Government.