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Terms of service

Terms of service

1. Object
1.1. YaGharami is an online dating site intended mainly for Lebanese adults assisting in searching for a long-term relationship. By accessing the yagharami.com website or registering with yagharami, you acknowledge to have read, understood and accepted the General Terms and Conditions set forth below. You are bound exclusively by these Terms, even if you are not Lebanese or you use or access the Website from outside Lebanon.
These Terms specify the conditions that apply for the use of the Website and other services offered by YaGharami.


2. Access
2.1. Your access to the Website and the Services requires registration with YaGharami. You may use your own personal password and username to register with YaGharami. By registering with YaGharami you represent that you are at least 18 years of age who has the right, authority and capacity to enter into this Agreement and intends to use the Website and the Services for no purpose other than to find a partner for him or herself. We are entitled to block your access to the Website if you unlawfully use the Website or the Services.


3. Costs
3.1. You may access the Website and the Services free of charge. Certain Services offered by YaGharami carry a fee. In order to use these Services, you will have to become a paying subscriber of these Services. You will be informed of the cost of these Services prior to being charged.
3.2. If your access is blocked for breach of this Agreement, any credit balance not used will be forfeited by you and no refund will be due to you.
3.3. By providing YaGharami with payment information, you authorize and instruct YaGharami to bill your credit or debit card account for the amount of the fee payable for the Services you ordered. If you terminate a Service, you will be responsible for the cost of this Service through the expiration date of the current subscription period.


4. Objections to Fees Charged for Chargeable Services
4.1. Any objections to amounts debited or fees charged must be raised and substantiated in writing within seven days from debit of the objected fees or from the receipt of the objected invoice to the contact email address of YaGharami. Failure to raise the objections within this seven-day period constitutes your unconditional approval of the respective charges and your waiver of any further right to object to these charges.
4.2. Interruptions to any Services generally do not entitle you to object to charges for these Services. Minor interruptions are interruptions that last less than three consecutive days. Interruptions of any Service for more than three days only entitle you only to an extension of access to that Service for a time period equal to that of the interruption; you will not be entitled to any refunds.


5. Cancellation policy
5.1. This Agreement will remain in full force and effect while you use the Website and/or the Services. This Agreement will only terminate if either you or we terminate your membership pursuant to the provisions of this Section 5. You may terminate your membership at any time, for any reason. If you terminate your membership, you will not be entitled to any refunds, indemnity or reimbursement of any costs or expenses.
5.2. YaGharami may terminate your membership for any reason, effective on sending notice to you at the e-mail address you provide in your application for membership or another e-mail notice address that YaGharami received from you by any of the means of communications set forth in Section 5.1 above. If YaGharami terminates your membership in any chargeable Services because you have breached the Agreement, you will not be entitled to any refund of unused subscription fees, or any other damages, costs or expenses you may have had as a result of this termination.
5.3. Even after this Agreement is terminated, the following provisions of this Agreement will remain in effect: Sections 10, 11, 12 and 13.


6. Unauthorized Use
6.1. The Website and the Services are only for the personal use of individuals, for purposes consistent with the Website, the Services and this Agreement. Organizations, companies, businesses and other legal entities (including non-profit organizations) may not become members and may not use the Service or the Website for any purpose.
6.2. Collecting personal information or data, including e-mail addresses of members, or other information that is available to you on the Website or through the Services, by electronic or other means, is strictly prohibited. You may not resell any Services or any data or other information available to you on the Website or through the Services.
6.3. You may not include any telephone numbers, street addresses, URLs or e-mail addresses in your profile.
6.4. You and the other users are solely responsible for complying with federal, state, local and foreign laws and regulations applicable to them. YaGharami is not liable for any violations of applicable laws or regulations by any users of the Website.


7. Proprietary Rights of YaGharami
7.1. Any and all rights to programs, services, processes, software, technologies, trademarks, service marks, trade names, copyrightable material, inventions, and any and all materials pertaining to YaGharami (the "Proprietary Rights") are exclusively owned by, or licensed to, YaGharami. YaGharami is operated by PODI Consulting, 31 avenue Leonard de Vinci, 92400 Courbevoie, France. Reproducing any programs, services, processes, software, technologies, trademarks, service marks, trade names, copyrightable material, inventions, and any and all materials protected by Proprietary Rights for any purpose whatsoever is prohibited.


8. Content Posted on the Site
8.1. You and the other users are solely responsible for any materials (including profiles or photos) and messages (collectively, "Content") that you or they publish or display (hereinafter, "post") on the Website or otherwise transmit to other users.
8.2. By posting Content to any public area of the Website, you represent to all users of the Website and YaGharami that the information in the Content is true and correct to the best of your knowledge and you automatically grant, represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to YaGharami an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully paid, worldwide license to use, copy, perform, display, distribute and sell such information and Content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such information and content, and to grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing.
8.3. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor postings of users on the Website or communications among users of the Website as well as any disputes that may arise between you and other users of the Website. You understand and agree that YaGharami may review and remove any Content for any reason, including Content that in the sole and absolute judgment of YaGharami violates this Agreement or might be offensive or illegal or violate the rights of, harm, or threaten the safety of any users of the Website.
8.4. The following is a partial list of the kind of Content that is prohibited on the Website. YaGharami reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate action in its sole discretion (including notifying legal authorities) against anyone who violates this provision, including without limitation, removing the offending communication from the Website and Service and terminating the membership of such violators. It includes Content that:
8.4.1. may be offensive to Website users, such as Content that promotes, threatens or advocates racism, bigotry, hatred or physical or emotional harm of any kind against any group or individual;
8.4.2. involves the transmission of "junk mail," "chain letters" or unsolicited mass mailing or "spamming";
8.4.3. you know is false, misleading, promotes illegal activities or is insulting, abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous or invites any conduct that is insulting, abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous;
8.4.4. contains restricted or password only access pages, or hidden pages or images (those not linked to or from another accessible page);
8.4.5. exploits anyone [under the age of 18] in a sexual or violent manner;
8.4.6. solicits personal information from anyone under 18 or from any other person, except for the permitted purposes set forth in Section 6;
8.4.7. provides instructional information about illegal or potentially harmful activities such as making or buying illegal weapons, violating someone's privacy, or providing or creating computer viruses;
8.4.8. solicits passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or otherwise unauthorized or unlawful purposes from other users;
8.5. Posting of Personal Information: YaGharami is not responsible for the use or misuse of any personal information that you disclose on the Website. It is possible for others to obtain personal information about you due to your use of the Service, and that the recipient may use such information to harass or injure you. We are not responsible for the use of any personal information that you disclose on the Website or in connection with the Services. Please carefully select the type of information that you post on the Website or release to others.


9. Interaction with other users
9.1. You are solely responsible for your interactions with other users of the Website. YaGharami does not guarantee success in establishing any contact during your membership term, nor is YaGharami liable if no contact is established during your membership term or contacts do not lead to a relationship.


10. Copyright Policy
10.1. You may not post, distribute, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, service marks, trade names, or other proprietary or confidential information without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of these rights.


11. Privacy Policy
11.1. YaGharami treats all of your Personal Data with the utmost care for your privacy and security. YaGharami does not sell, trade, or otherwise disclose customer lists or Personal Data to unaffiliated third parties without your permission. However, for purposes of providing its services to you, YaGharami may store your Personal Data on servers of third parties or disclose your Personal Data to third parties who provide products or services to you or us. These third parties are not permitted to use your personal information for any purpose unrelated to providing their products or services to you or us.


12. Disclaimers; No Warranties
12.1. YaGharami is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any network connections or telephone lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of e-mail or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at the Website, including injury or damage to you or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in connection with the Website or the Services. None of the foregoing shall be deemed to be an interruption of Services for purposes of Section [4.2] above.
12.2. YaGharami is not responsible and assumes no liability for
12.2.1. any inaccurate or incomplete information of any Content posted on the Website or communicated in connection with any of the Services or any Content that is listed in Section [8.4] or that otherwise violates these Terms or applicable laws or regulations, whether this Content is provided by users of the Website or Services or any third parties or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized as part of the Services;
12.2.2. the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of the Website or any of the Services;
12.2.3. any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, your or any other user's communications;
12.2.4. any violation of these terms or applicable laws or regulations by any user;
12.2.5. any physical or emotional harm or death as a result of, or in connection with, any contact with other users, including without limitation as a result of any illness contracted from other users, or any physical or emotional violence afflicted by any user in any contact with you or during any relationship;
12.2.6. the lack of any specific results from use of the Website and/or the Services;
12.2.7. any illegal access of your account by third parties;
12.2.8. any failure to meet any other user or lack of success as a result of using the Website or the Services.


13. Limitation on Liability
13.1. You assume full responsibility and risk for your use of the Website and the Services. Under no circumstances will YaGharami be responsible for any loss or damages, including personal injury or death, suffered by you or any third party in connection with your use of the Website or any of the Services, as a result of any Content posted on the Website or transmitted in connection with the Services or otherwise by or on behalf of users, or in connection with any interactions between users of the Website, whether online or offline. YaGharami is not liable to you or any third party for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damages arising from your use of the Website or the Services, even if YaGharami has been advised of the possibility of such damages.


14. Indemnity
14.1. You hereby agree to indemnify and hold harmless YaGharami from and against any and any and all damages, obligations, costs or expenses arising out of or in connection with any claims brought against YaGharami as a result of your use of the Website or the Services or your violation of any rights, including intellectual property rights of YaGharami or others, or any violation of these Terms.


15. Amendments
15.1. These Terms are subject to change by YaGharami at any time by posting such changes on the Website. YaGharami shall not be required to explicitly point out any such changes to you and such changes will become effective immediately after such posting.