(Last updated: March 1, 2018)
If you are an individual entering into this Agreement "you" refers to you the individual. If you are entering into this Agreement on behalf of an organization or company you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind the organization or company to this Agreement, in this instance, "you" shall refer to the organization or company. Chezuba offers following "Service(s)": a service for volunteers ("Volunteer Service"), and a service for nonprofits and social enterprises ("Nonprofit Service"), Chezuba may offer additional services and revise any of the Services offered or the Site as needed.
1. CHEZUBA ACCOUNT
Depending on what Services you desire to receive, you may need to register and become a Chezuba member. You must be at least 18 years old to register for the Services. By registering as a Chezuba member, you represent that: (a) all registration information you submit is truthful and accurate; (b) you will maintain the accuracy of such information; and (c) your use of the Services does not violate any applicable law or regulation. Your member profile may be deleted or suspended without warning if we have reason to believe that you do not meet eligibility requirements. By registering to use the Nonprofit Service, you represent and warrant that you are an authorized employee or official representative of the registered nonprofit, social enterprise, company, or group. If you are not an authorized employee or official representative, you may not register as the Nonprofit Service.
2. USE OF SITE AND SERVICES
3. LICENSE TO POSTED CONTENT
Any posted information will be owned by you. However, by posting information or content to the Site, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to Chezuba, an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully-paid, worldwide license to use, reproduce, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute such information and content, and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such information and content, and to grant and authorize sub-licenses of the foregoing.
4. THIRD PARTIES
Our Site and Service may have links to third party websites. We do not edit, endorse, screen, monitor or control these websites. Please exercise caution when visiting a third party site.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Chezuba, its parent corporation, officers, directors, employees, affiliates and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees) arising from: your use of and access to the Site or Service; your violation of any term of these Terms of Service; any claim that your actions or actions using your account harmed a third party. You also agree that you have a duty to defend us against such claims and we may require you to pay for an attorney(s) of our choice in such cases. You agree that this indemnity extends to requiring you to pay for our reasonable attorneys’ fees, court costs, and disbursements. In the event of a claim such as one described in this paragraph, we may elect to settle with the party/parties making the claim and you shall be liable for the damages as though we had proceeded with a trial.
6. MODIFICATIONS TO SERVICES
We reserve the right to modify, update, interrupt, suspend or discontinue the Site, or Services with or without notice to you. We shall not be liable to you or any third party should we exercise our right to modify or discontinue the Site, or Services. If you object to any such changes, your sole recourse shall be to cease using the Site, and/or Services. Continued use of the Site, and/or Services following notice of any such changes shall indicate your acknowledgement of such changes and satisfaction with the Site, and/or Services as so modified.
7. DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
PLEASE READ THIS SECTION CAREFULLY SINCE IT LIMITS THE LIABILITY OF CHEZUBA, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, OR AGENTS. EACH OF THE SUBSECTIONS BELOW ONLY APPLIES UP TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW. NOTHING HEREIN IS INTENDED TO LIMIT ANY RIGHTS YOU MAY HAVE WHICH MAY NOT BE LAWFULLY LIMITED. THE SITE AND SERVICES ARE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THERE ARE RISKS IN USING THE SITE OR SERVICES AND YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR SERVICES IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. CHEZUBA AND ITS AFFILIATES MAKE NO CLAIMS OR PROMISES ABOUT THE CONDUCT OF OTHERS. ACCORDINGLY, CHEZUBA AND ITS AFFILIATES ARE NOT LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT MIGHT ARISE FROM THEIR ACTIONS. CHEZUBA AND ITS AFFILIATES MAKE NO CLAIMS OR PROMISES ABOUT THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR LEGALITY OF ANY USER-PROVIDED CONTENT OR CONTENT PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE VOLUNTEER OR NONPROFIT RATINGS AND REVIEWS, THE SKILLS AND ABILITIES OF THE VOLUNTEERS, OR THE VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES. ACCORDINGLY, CHEZUBA IS NOT LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT MIGHT ARISE FROM RELIANCE ON USER-PROVIDED CONTENT OR CONTENT PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES. IT IS SOLELY YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO EVALUATE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, AND USEFULNESS OF ALL INFORMATION YOU ACCESS OR OBTAIN THROUGH THE SITE AND/OR SERVICES. CHEZUBA IS NOT INVOLVED IN ANY RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN USERS. CHEZUBA CANNOT GUARANTEE A SUCCESSFUL OR SATISFACTORY OUTCOME OF ANY PROJECT OR ENDEAVOR INITIATED WITH ANOTHER USER. IF YOU HAVE A DISPUTE WITH ANOTHER USER, YOU AGREE THAT CHEZUBA IS NOT REQUIRED TO ASSIST YOU IN THE DISPUTE. CHEZUBA EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY, OR OTHERWISE, WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICES AND THE SITE, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. CHEZUBA MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SITE OR SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR WILL BE TIMELY, SECURE, CURRENT, ACCURATE, COMPLETE, OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT THE RESULTS OBTAINED BY USE OF THE SITE AND/OR SERVICES WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE RIGHT AND REMEDY WITH RESPECT TO ANY DEFECT IN OR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SITE AND/OR SERVICES OR ANY OTHER GRIEVANCE SHALL BE YOUR DISCONTINUATION OF ACCESS TO, OR USE OF THE SITE AND/OR SERVICES. CHEZUBA DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR, AND YOU HEREBY AGREE THAT CHEZUBA SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY (1) INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, RELIANCE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, (2) LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO REPUTATION OF YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, (3) LOSS OF INFORMATION OR DATA, (4) USE, INABILITY TO USE, INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF THE SITE OR SERVICES, (5) LINK PROVIDED IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE OR SERVICES, (6) DELETION, MISDELIVERY, FAILURE, OR UNTIMELINESS IN POSTING OR STORING ANY INFORMATION, OR (7) MATTERS OTHERWISE RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR SERVICES.
8. TERM AND TERMINATION
This Agreement becomes effective once you use our Site or register for our Service, and will remain in effect until this Agreement is terminated by us. If you wish to terminate your Chezuba membership send us an email at [email protected] We may terminate or suspend your membership for any reason in our sole discretion, effective immediately upon sending notice to you at the primary e-mail address you have stored in your Chezuba profile.We reserve the right to terminate your use or access to the Services at any time for any reason, including, without limitation, if we learn that you have provided false or misleading information or have violated the Terms.
9. SPECIFIC TERMS IN RELATION TO THE VOLUNTEER SERVICE
The Volunteer Service does not guarantee a volunteer match or placement. You agree to notify Chezuba immediately in writing by emailing [email protected] if you need to terminate your volunteer project for any reason. If you do not notify us and fail to complete such project, we reserve the right to terminate your account. The details regarding a particular project regarding, inter alia, deliverables (including copyright), scheduling, collaboration processes and prerequisites are agreed between you and the nonprofit organization. Chezuba is not involved in such arrangements and has no responsibility or liability in connection therewith. You shall not partake in any activities that could be detrimental to the nonprofit organization or to its objectives and the advice and/or deliverables you will provide will reflect the full extent of your knowledge and experience. You shall not apply for opportunities where you do not have the appropriate skills or qualifications. You accept sole responsibility in the case of your gross negligence or willful misconduct in connection with any online volunteering opportunity. You agree to abide by all other Chezuba’s policies and Agreements regarding your Volunteer Service, including payment terms and obligations.
10. SPECIFIC TERMS IN RELATION TO THE NONPROFIT SERVICE
The Nonprofit Service does not guarantee a volunteer match or placement. If you wish to cancel our Nonprofit Service you must notify us immediately at [email protected] We may suspend or terminate your account at the time of cancellation. The details regarding a particular project regarding, inter alia, deliverables (including copyright), scheduling, collaboration processes and prerequisites are agreed between you and the volunteer. Chezuba is not involved in such arrangements and has no responsibility or liability in connection therewith. You shall be responsible for verifying the accuracy and validity of the advice and/or deliverables you receive from the volunteer. You agree to abide by Chezuba’s policies regarding the Nonprofit Service, including payment terms and obligations.
11. GENERAL TERMS