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TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Welcome to the penpal and contact section of World-English.org.  By visiting our website, you are agreeing to its terms. This Agreement is subject to change at any time, and changes are effective upon posting to the World-English.org web site. Bookmark this page for future reference to changes. It is your responsibility to refer to this page for any amendments or changes to the original Agreement.

 

 

 

1 - FEES / TERMINATION

Our service is completely FREE, and intended for anyone interested in making contact with people either to practice a language or to make friends. We reserve the right to remove or exclude messages and photographs at our discretion. Our penpal site is a non-profit service.

 

2 - CONTENT POSTED ON THIS SITE

A) World-English.org. claims immunity from liability to the fullest extent under the law and as provided under the Communications Decency Act for Content provided by third parties and members and nothing in this agreement is intended to waive, or remove, such immunity. You understand and agree that World-English.org may delete any content, messages, photos or profiles ("Content") that in its sole judgment violates the Terms of Use or which might be offensive, illegal, or that might violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of World-English.org and/or its visitors.
B) You are solely responsible for the content that you publish or display ("post") on World-English.org, or transmit to our visitors.
C) The following is a partial list of the kind of content that is illegal or prohibited on the site. World-English.org will investigate and take appropriate legal action in its sole discretion against anyone who violates this provision, including, without limitation, removing the offending communication from the service and terminating the membership. It includes content that: offensive to the online community, content that promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual; harasses another person or invades their privacy; involves the transmission of "junk mail," "chain letters," or unsolicited mass mailing or "spamming"; promotes information that is knowingly false or misleading; promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous; promotes an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person's copyrighted work, such as providing pirated computer programs or links to them, providing information to circumvent manufacture-installed copy-protect devices, or providing pirated music or links to pirated music files; contains restricted or password only access pages, or hidden pages or images (those not linked to or from another accessible page); provides material of anyone under the age of 18 in any manner, or solicits personal information from anyone under 18; provides instructional information about illegal activities such as violating someone's privacy, or providing or creating computer viruses; solicits passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other users; or engages in commercial activities and/or sales such as contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, and pyramid schemes, without our prior written consent.
D) You must use the World-English.org service in a manner consistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations.
E) You agree that you will not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy our web pages or the content contained herein without our prior expressed written permission. You agree that you will not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the World-English.org site.
F) You may not engage in advertising to, or solicitation of, other users to buy or sell any products or services through our service. Although World-English.org cannot monitor the conduct of its visitors, it is also a violation of these rules to use any information obtained from the service in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person, or in order to contact, advertise to, solicit, or sell to any user without their prior explicit consent.

3 - VISITOR DISPUTES

World-English.org. does not control the information provided by other users that are made available through our system. You may find other user's information to be offensive, harmful, inaccurate, or deceptive. Please use caution, common sense, and safety when using our site. You are solely responsible for your interactions with other World-English.org users. Because we are not involved in member interactions, you release World-english.org., including its officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries and employees, from claims, demands and damages arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes. World-English.org reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other members.

4 - DISCLAIMER

World-English.org, including its officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries and employees is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate content posted on the site or in connection with the World-English.org, whether caused by users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the service, nor for the conduct of any user of the World-English.org vice whether online or offline. World-English.org assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, user communications. Under no circumstances World-English.org be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from anyone's use of the site or the service and/or any content posted on our site or transmitted to World-English.org visitors. The site and the service are provided "AS-IS" and World-English.org expressly disclaims any warranty of fitness for a particular purpose. World-English.org cannot guarantee and does not promise any specific results from use of our site.

 

5 - LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY

Except in jurisdictions where such provisions are restricted (and in that event liability is disclaimed to the fullest extent permitted by law), in no event will World-English.org be liable to you or any third person for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damages, including also lost profits arising from your use of the site, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, World-English.org, liability to you for any cause whatsoever, and regardless of the form of the action, will at all times be limited to the amount paid, if any, by you to World-English.org.

 

6 - INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify and hold World-English.org. its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, and other partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorney's fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the service in violation of this Agreement and/or arising from a breach of these Terms of Use and/or any breach of your representations and warranties set forth above.

 

 

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