Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Last updated: 26/03/2020

Widzimy i działamy razem (“we”, “our” or “us”) is a platform that aims to disseminate reliable, accurate and timely information about COVID-19, local initiatives and supporting resources for those living in Poland. The platform operates and makes available http://widzimy.online (hereinafter “Website”). This Website is made available to its users (individually “you” or “User” and collectively “Users”) under the following Terms of Use:

  1. Agreement to the Terms of Use

The Website enables you to browse Content submitted by Users, comment on it, share it through social media channels and additionally contribute relevant Content as a registered user. Please read these Terms of Use carefully before accessing the Website. These Terms of Use contain conditions, disclaimers and other provisions, some of which waive our liability. By registering and/or accessing the Website you explicitly agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE WEBSITE.

  1. Registration to the Website

 In order upload Content to the Website you must register to the Website. In order to create an account, you must be 16 years of age or older. You will need to provide certain information as part of the registration process to upload Content. Information provided for registration must be accurate, correct and up-to-date. We reserve the sole right to verify and deny access where information you provide us is incomplete, incorrect, inappropriate and/or missing.

You agree to be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your passwords or other account identifiers which you choose and all activities that occur under your account. By registering you agree that:

(i) your account and password are personal to you and may not be used by anyone else to access Website;

(ii) you will not do anything which would assist anyone who is not a registered user to gain access to any registered area of Website; and

(iii) you will not create registered accounts for the purpose of abusing the functionality of the site, or other users; nor will you seek to pass yourself off as another user.

You agree to notify us immediately if you become aware of any unauthorized use of your password or account identifiers by others.

  1. Termination and Suspension of Account and Deletion of the Content

If you no longer wish to have your account or Content in the Website, you may delete it by sending an email to contact@widzimy.online. You may also edit or delete your Content one by one directly from the Website.

If you no longer accept these Terms of Use, or any future modification to these Terms of Use, you must cease using the Website. Continued use of Website indicates your continued acceptance of these Terms of Use. If, for any reason, we believe that you have not complied with these Terms of Use, we may, at our sole discretion, prevent or suspend your access to the Website and/or cancel your account immediately and without prior notice. We may also delete any Content from the Website at any time.

  1. Privacy

 Your privacy and the protection of your personal data are important to us. For more information about our privacy practices, you should review our privacy policy.

Reviewing the policy will help you understand how we collect, process and safeguard the information you provide to us.

  1. Appropriate Use

 Users shall not use the Website to:

  • post, submit or otherwise distribute unlawful, defamatory, abusive, obscene or offensive materials;
  • post or transmit of any content to/through Website that would constitute, encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party, endanger national security, or that would otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national or international law;
  • attempt to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any content of the Website;
  • transmit any viruses, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files;
  • violate Website’s or any third-party rights including, but not limited to intellectual property or privacy rights;
  • access or attempt to access Website using interfaces aside from the ones provided by the Website;
  • limit or constrict the availability or quality of the Website;
  • commenting on other people ideas in a non-appropriate manner (for more guidance, see forum rules on the Website);
  • bypass, disable or delete any copy protection mechanisms or any security mechanisms on the Website.

In case of violation of this Section, we reserve the sole right to take any actions, including but not limited to prevent or suspend your access to the Website.

  1. Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability

 THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” WITH NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TRANSLATION AND TITLE. WE DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY FOR THE ACTS, OMISSIONS AND CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTIES IN CONNECTION WITH OR RELATED TO USERS` USE OF WEBSITE. USERS ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR THEIR USE OF THE WEBSITE AND ANY LINKED SITES.

IF THIS DISCLAIMER IS NOT ENFORCEABLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, IT MAY BE MODIFIED AT OUR SOLE DISCRETION TO A FORM THAT IS ENFORCEABLE.

WE DO NOT TAKE ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE CORRECTNESS, COMPLETENESS, UP-TO-DATEDNESS OR QUALITY OF THE INFORMATION AND CONTENT PROVIDED IN THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING ANY TRANSLATION OF THE CONTENT. ESPECIALLY, THE OPINIONS EXPRESSED IN THE CONTENT CONTAINED IN THE WEBSITE ARE THOSE OF THE RESPECTIVE AUTHORS. WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY TO ANY PERSON IN RESPECT OF ANYTHING DONE OR OMITTED TO BE DONE WHOLLY OR PARTIALLY IN RELIANCE UPON THE CONTENTS OF THE WEBSITE.

FURTHERMORE, WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGE OR CORRUPTION CAUSED BY VIRUSES (OR SIMILAR MECHANISMS SUCH AS WORMS, LOCK OUTS, METERING, OR SELF-DESTRUCT MECHANISMS ETC.) ON COMPUTERS OR OTHER TERMINAL EQUIPMENT IN CONNECTION WITH VISITING, USING, UPLOADING AND/OR DOWNLOADING DATA/INFORMATION FROM THE WEBSITE OF ANY KIND OR ACCESSING ANY EXTERNAL THIRD-PARTY LINKS. THE USERS ARE PERSONALLY RESPONSIBLE FOR PROTECTING THEIR EQUIPMENT APPROPRIATELY FROM VIRUSES AND OTHER RISKS ON THE INTERNET. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT, AT OUR SOLE DISCRETION, BUT DISCLAIM THE OBLIGATION, TO MONITOR AND/OR REMOVE ANY CONTENT FROM THE WEBSITE.

  1. Intellectual Property Rights

 We may publish content, photographs, videos, graphics, logos, resources and links provided by you or third parties (“Content”). Any of your Content or Content of the third parties remain owned by you or such third parties and your use of Website does not give you any rights of ownership in relation to such third-party Content. You may only use such Content strictly in accordance with Section 8 below.

We will retain all (including where applicable, ownership) rights in relation to any comments, ideas, and feedback provided by Users in relation to the use of the Website (“User’s Feedback”)

Users are not authorized to use our name, logo or likeness without our prior consent.

  1. Use of Website Content

 Users may make use of the Content on the Website in accordance with the terms of Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (“CC BY 4.0”) We reserve the right to revoke the CC BY 4.0 any time at our sole discretion.

Under the CC BY 4.0 license, Users may copy, distribute, build upon and adapt the Content of the Website, in any medium or format and for any purpose, including commercial purposes, provided that the Content is properly attributed to the author in the manner specified by the author.

For the avoidance of doubt, CC BY 4.0 does not apply to our name and logo, third-party materials, trademarks, names and logos, author’s moral rights, Website interface elements, graphic files and source code, or any content that is herein excluded from the terms of CC BY 4.0. We reserve all rights which have not been expressly granted.

When uploading Content on to the Website it must be:

  • accurate
  • genuinely held
  • comply with all applicable laws in any country from which it is posted.

The Content must not be:

  • obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory
  • promote sexually explicit material
  • defamatory of any person
  • include child sexual abuse material
  • bully, insult, harass, intimidate or humiliate any other person (or likely to do so)
  • promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age
  • deceive any person or impersonate any person or misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person
  • breach any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence
  • infringe any intellectual property right of any other person
  • be in contempt of court
  • threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety
  • promote or provoke any illegal or criminal activity
  • promote, encourage or engage in terrorism, violence against people, animals, or property;
  1. Links to other websites

 Links in the Website may connect Users to external or third-party websites that are not related to us or under our control. We have not reviewed those third-party websites and we are not responsible for the content of external or third-party websites that may be accessible or displayed through external links in Website. The presence of these external links does not represent our endorsement of the views or content of these third-party websites. Navigating to external websites through links on the Website is done at the sole risk of the User, and we expressly disclaim any and all liability for any content that appears on any external site and any links that the User clicks.

 Links to the Website

 The User may link to Website provided the User does so in a way that indicates that the link is to the Website and is fair and not misleading. Users may not integrate or make use of all or part of the Website in ways that would confuse or mislead other Users as to the nature and origin of Website content.

  1. Amendments 

 We may amend these Terms of Use at any time, and such amendments will be effective immediately upon providing the notice in the Website. You can also see when these Terms of Use were last updated by checking the “last updated” date displayed at the top of these Terms of Use. User’s continued use of the Website will be deemed as acceptance of the modified Terms of Use.

  1. Waiver and Severability of Terms of Use

 Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms of Use is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the parties` intention as reflected in the provision and the other provisions of these Terms of Use shall remain in full force and effect.

  1. Translation

 These Terms of Use are originally written in English. We may translate these Terms of Use into other languages. In the event of a conflict between a translated version of these Terms of Use and the English version, the English version will control.

 Applicable law and Jurisdiction

 These Terms of Use shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the substantive laws of Poland, under the exclusion of any international treaty and under exclusion of any conflicts of laws principles. Exclusive place of jurisdiction shall be Kraków, Poland.

  1. Contact

 For any notices and questions regarding these Terms of Use, please contact at contact@widzimy.online.