Legal Disclaimer & Privacy Notice
The Terms and Conditions for Using the Web Site
By using this Web Site, you are accepting and agreeing to these Legal Terms. If you do not agree to all of these Legal Terms, please do not use this Web Site.
Tiya PLC may modify this Web Site and the rules and conditions governing its access and use, at any time. You will be deemed to have accepted such changes by continuing the use of the Web Site after such changes are made.
Tiya PLC reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of the rules and regulations set forth in this Web Site, including the right to block access from a particular Internet address to the Web Site.
The Web Site does not sell or transfer your personally identifiable information to outside parties.
Informational Purposes and Not Legal Advice or Attorney-Client Relationship
All information available on the Web Site is intended to be for general informational purposes only and it is not offered as a legal or other professional advice, should not be relied on as a legal advice or an attorney-client relationship, and is not tailored to your specific circumstance.
This Web Site is protected by U.S. and other applicable copyright laws. You may not use, reproduce, transmit, modify, distribute, publicly display or perform this Web Site without the prior written consent of Tiya PLC.
Submission of Articles or Comments
Please see below for “Terms and Conditions for Submission of Articles or Comments”.
Eligibility for Immigration Services
You may not be eligible for all or some of the services described on this Web Site, depending on eligibility and criteria. Tiya PLC reserves the right to determine all eligibility for such services in our sole discretion.
Scope of Use
Tiya PLC may, at any time, for any reason and without notice, discontinue, change or restrict your use of this Web Site and make changes in the services described in this Web Site.
You may view the Web Site for your informational and non-commercial use on the condition that you comply with the law and our notices on copyright and/or other proprietary interests. You are strictly prohibited from the commercial use, reproduction, reposting, public display, transmission or distribution of any information, software, logo or other material available through the Web Site without the prior written consent of Tiya PLC.
You shall not modify, reproduce, store, transmit, distribute, repost, publicly display or otherwise use any content on this Web Site, or the design or layout of the Web Site or individual sections of it, in any form or media except with the express prior written consent of Tiya PLC.
Limitation of Liability, and No Warranties
Your use of the Web Site and Materials is at your own risk.
The Web Site, any content and information on the Web Site, or services available through the Web Site (collectively, “Materials”) are provided to you without warranty and representations of any kind either express or implied. Tiya PLC, and its member(s), personnel and affiliates do not endorse and make no warranty as to the accuracy, completeness, or reliability of the Materials, or that the use of the Materials will be uninterrupted or error-free.
Tiya PLC specifically disclaims any liability, whether based in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special and/or any other damages arising out of or in any way connected with access to, use of or reliance on the Web Site and Materials. Further, Tiya PLC specifically disclaims any liability that arises in connection with any mistakes or omissions in, or delays in transmission of, information to or from the user, interruptions in telecommunications connections to the Web Site or viruses that may infect your computer equipment or other property. Tiya PLC specifically disclaims any liability caused in whole or in part by negligence, acts of God, telecommunications failure, theft or destruction of, or unauthorized access to the Web Site or the Materials.
User Name and Password Security and Responsibility
When you receive a user name and password from the Web Site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your user name and password, and cannot share or transfer your password and username to any third party. Furthermore, you are responsible for all uses of your user name and password, and any and all related matters, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify Tiya PLC of any unauthorized use of your password or user name or any other breach of security. You could be held liable for losses incurred by Tiya PLC or another party due to someone else using your user name or password. Tiya PLC will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or user name, either with or without your knowledge.
Information and/or Materials from Users of the Web Site
Except for the information and materials which are covered by the Duty of Confidentiality, by providing information or materials to this Web Site, you grant to Tiya PLC an unrestricted, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, display, publicly perform, and transmit such information and materials for any purpose, including without limitation, disclosing any such information and materials as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation, or governmental request. You agree not to submit or transmit any e-mails or materials through the Web Site that (i) are defamatory, threatening, obscene or harassing, (ii) contain a virus, worm, Trojan horse or any other harmful component, (iii) incorporate copyrighted or other proprietary material of any third party without that party’s permission or (iv) otherwise violate any applicable laws.
Tiya PLC shall not be subject to any obligations of confidentiality regarding any information or materials that you submit on the Web Site except as specifically agreed or required by law.
Third-Party and Outside-Party Services and/or Products
Certain business services or products may be offered by third parties and outside parties through Web Site. Tiya PLC is not and will not be responsible for (i) the terms and conditions of any transaction between you and any such third party, (ii) any problems with any such third party or outside party, (iii) the quality of services performed by any such third party or outside party, and/or (iv) any other legal liability arising out of or related to the products and/or performance of such services. In the event that you have a dispute with any such third party or outside party, you should resolve them between yourself and the third party or outside party, and release Tiya PLC and its personnel, affiliates, agents, and employees from any and all claims arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.
The Web Site may offer links to other web sites operated by other entities as a courtesy and convenience to you. Tiya PLC makes no representation regarding the content or accuracy of any web site that you may access through the Web Site. Tiya PLC does not monitor and is not responsible for the content found on other web sites that are linked from this Web Site. The linking of these websites on the Web Site does not imply an endorsement, recommendation or sponsorship for any linked web site or the services, products, advice or any other matter(s) described on any sites. The views, opinions, statements, offers or other information or content expressed therein are those of the respective web site or author(s), and not of Tiya PLC’s and Web Site’s.
Equal Employment Opportunities
Tiya PLC is committed to adhering to the principles of equal employment opportunity, and encourages all qualified applicants to apply, and all applications are considered for all positions without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or any other status protected by applicable law.
Terms and Conditions for Submission of Articles or Comments
YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND ABIDE BY ALL OF THE RULES AND POLICIES SET FORTH HEREIN. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, DO NOT SUBMIT YOUR ARTICLE OR COMMENT TO THE WEBSITE.
1. Your use of the features on the Site allowing for submission of an article or comment (collective, “submission”) is subject to the Legal Terms. We may modify the Legal Terms at any time without notice to you by posting revised Legal Terms on the Website. Your submission Website following the modification of our Legal Terms shall constitute your binding acceptance of and agreement to be bound by those modified Legal Terms.
2. You must be 18 years of age or older to present a submission to the Website. By presenting your submission, you represent that you are at least 18 years old.
3. We have the right, but not the obligation, to take any of the following actions, in our sole unfettered discretion, at any time, and for any reason or no reason, without providing any prior notice:
a. Restrict, suspend or terminate your ability to present the submission or any other content, to the Website;
b. Change, suspend or modify all or any part of the Website or the features thereof;
c. Refuse or remove any material posted on, submitted to or communicated through the Website by you;
d. Deactivate or delete any screen names, profiles or other information associated with you; or
e. Alter, modify, discontinue or remove any content of the Website.
4. You agree that, when using or accessing the Website or any of the features thereof, you will not:
a. Violate any applicable law or regulation;
b. Interfere with or damage the Website;
c. Transmit or introduce to the Website or to other users thereof any viruses, cancel bots, Trojan horses, flood pings, denial of service attacks, or any other harmful code or processes;
d. Infringe the rights of any third party, including but not limited to any intellectual property rights, privacy rights, publicity rights or contractual rights;
e. Transmit or submit harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, deceptive, fraudulent, obscene, indecent, vulgar, lewd, violent, hateful or otherwise objectionable content or material;
f. Transmit or submit any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, or spam;
g. Stalk or harass any user or visitor to the Website; or
h. Use the content or information available on the Website for any improper purpose.
5. By presenting your submission to us, you agree to grant us an irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual license to use the material or commentary that you have submitted, in any medium and in any manner that we may, in its sole unfettered discretion, choose.
6. By presenting your submission to us, you agree to comply with the following rules concerning such submissions:
a. You agree not to include in your submission:
i) Any false, defamatory, libelous, abusive, threatening, racially offensive, sexually explicit, obscene, harmful, vulgar, hateful, illegal, or otherwise objectionable content;
ii) Any content that may be an harassment, defamation, slander or in any way that might violate the law, of any other Website contributors or other third parties;
iii) Any content that discloses private or personal matters concerning any person, Website contributors or other third parties;
iv) Any content that you know to be false, misleading, or fraudulent;
v) Any content that violates the property rights of others, including unauthorized copyrighted music, images or programs, trade secrets or other confidential or proprietary information, and trademarks or service marks used in an infringing fashion;
vi) Any use of profanity;
vii) Any content including advertisements or otherwise focused on the promotion of commercial events or businesses, or any request for or solicitation of money, goods, or services for private gain;
viii) Any content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information or proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
ix) Any content that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; or
x) Any content directly or indirectly soliciting responses from minors (defined as anyone under 18 years of age).
b. You assert that the information, pictures, music and other files you contribute are your own, are licensed to be uploaded and downloaded by other participants, are in the public domain, or are otherwise free of copyright or other restrictions. If any part of the submission is not your original work, it is your responsibility to obtain permission from the copyright owner before making that submission available on the Website.
c. You are solely responsible for submission you upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available to others using this Website. Under no circumstances will we be liable in any way for any submission posted on or made available through this Website by you or any third party.
d. You understand that we do not generally pre-screen submission posted on or available through the Website by individual authors, and that it has no obligation to do so. We and our designees have the right (but not the obligation) in our sole unfettered discretion to remove any submission that is posted on or available through the Website. Without limiting the foregoing, we and our designees will have the right to remove any submission that violates the Legal Terms or is otherwise deemed objectionable by us in our sole discretion.
7. When submitting a submission, you will be asked to provide your name and your email address. While we do not object to your use of a pseudonym instead of your actual name, we reserve the right, but not the obligation, to reject, change, disallow, or discontinue at any time any submission name that, in our sole unfettered discretion, is objectionable or inappropriate for any reason. We require the submission of your email address, but we warrant that it will not intentionally publish your email address to an outside third party, apart from our own affiliates or subcontractors, without your consent.
8. We do not sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your consent. Periodically, we or our affiliates may contact you via email concerning the promotion of their products or services on the Website. Notwithstanding the foregoing, you acknowledge and understand that the submission feature of the Website is designed to permit users to post information and commentary for public review and comment and thus you hereby waive any expectation of privacy you may have concerning any likeness or information provided to the Website by you.
9. You are solely responsible for your interactions with other users of or visitors to the Website.
a. We shall have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor interactions utilizing the facilities of the Website, including any email functionality thereof, between you and other users of or visitors to the Website or any third parties. You acknowledge and agree that we, our affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees and assigns shall not be, and you shall not seek to hold them, responsible for any harm or damage whatsoever arising in connection with your interaction with other users of or visitors to the Website.
b. We do not verify any information posted to or communicated via the submission sections of the Website by users and do not guarantee the proper use of such information by any party who may have access to the information. You acknowledge and agree that we do not assume, and shall not have, any responsibility for the content of messages or other communications sent or received by users of the Website.
10. The Website contains content created by or on behalf of us as well as content provided by third parties.
a. We do not control, and makes no representations or warranties about, any third party content, including such content that may be accessible directly on the Website or through links from the Website to third party sites.
b. You acknowledge that, by viewing the Website or communications transmitted through the Website, you may be exposed to third party content that is false, offensive or otherwise objectionable to you or others, and you agree that under no circumstances shall we be liable in any way, under any theory, for any third party content.
c. You acknowledge and agree that the Website, and the contents thereof, is proprietary to us and is or may be protected by copyright, trademark, patent and other intellectual property rights and laws. You agree that you will not access or use the Website or any of the content thereof for any reason or purpose other than your personal, non-commercial use. You agree that you will not systematically retrieve data or other content from the Website by any means, and you will not compile a database or directory of information extracted from the Website.
d. You agree that you will not reproduce, distribute or make derivative works of the Website or any of the contents thereof without the express consent of us.
11. You hereby agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless us, our affiliates and licensees, and all of their officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives from and against any and all liabilities, losses, claims, damages, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) in connection with any claim arising out of your use of the Website or violation of any of the Legal Terms.
12. We respects the intellectual property rights of others, and under appropriate circumstances will terminate access to the submission feature of the Website by users who infringe the copyrights of third parties. If you believe that the copyright in your work has been infringed on the Website, please provide written notice of your claim of copyright infringement to us.