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WESTIA PRESS TERMS OF SERVICE

Last Updated Date: March 12, 2015

Thanks for using Westia! We provides various services on WestiaPr.com, including a unique way to collect media from social networks and around the web to create your own original and beautiful stories which can be embedded on other websites (collectively, the “Westia Service”).

The WestiaPR™ Service is owned by PHENIX Technologies Registred Company 36/00-3343617A16. (“Westia” or “we” or "Westia Press"). Please read carefully the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”) and our Privacy Policy, which may be found at https://westiapr.com/privacy and which is incorporated by reference into these Terms of Service. These Terms of Service govern your access to and use of the Westia Press Service and constitute a binding legal agreement between you and Westia.

Key Content-related Terms

“Content” means text, links, graphics, images, music, software, audio, video, information or other materials.

“Westia Content” means Content that Westia makes available through the WestiaPR Website, including any Press Release published by media contact fom business owners or companies, and content licensed to Westia from a third party (excluding Member Content and Third Party Content).

“Member” means a person who completes Westia’s account registration process, as described under “Account Registration” below.

“Member Content” means Content owned by a Member, including any story created by Member, that such Member posts, uploads, publishes, submits or transmits to be made available through the Westia Service.

“Third Party Content” means Content owned by a third party that Member posts, uploads, publishes, submits or transmits to be made available through the Westia Service.

“Service Content” means Westia Content, Member Content, and Third Party Content.

Certain areas of the Westia Service (and your access to or use of Service Content) may have different terms and conditions posted or may require you to agree with and accept additional terms and conditions. Westia may, in its sole discretion, make premium or different content available to you that is subject to different terms and conditions and narrower licenses than as set forth therein. If there is a conflict between these Terms of Service and terms and conditions posted for a specific area of the Westia Press or Service Content, the latter terms and conditions shall take precedence with respect to your use of or access to that area of the Westia Press or Service Content.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT, BY ACCESSING OR USING WESTIA, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, BY POSTING ANY CONTENT FROM OR ON OR THROUGH THE WESTIA PRESS WEBSITE, YOU ARE INDICATING THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, WHETHER OR NOT YOU HAVE REGISTERED WITH WESTIAPR. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, THEN YOU HAVE NO RIGHT TO ACCESS OR USE THE WESTIA SERVICE. If you accept or agree to these Terms of Service on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind that company or other legal entity to these Terms of Service and, in such event, “you” and “your” will refer and apply to that company or other legal entity.

Restricted Contents:

All of these Contents are not allowed to be shared on westia, for any Detailed information about any of there, contact us

  • Adult content
  • Dangerous or derogatory content
  • Recreational drugs and drug-related content
  • Alcohol-related content
  • Tobacco-related content
  • Gambling and games-related content
  • Healthcare-related content
  • Hacking and cracking content
  • Pages that offer compensation programs
  • Misrepresentative content
  • Shocking content
  • Weapon-related content
  • Content that enables dishonest behavior
  • Illegal content

Any modification after appoval of your content, will be send us a signal to re-appove any change taken.

Modification

Westia reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, discontinue or terminate the Westia Service or to modify these Terms of Service, at any time and without prior notice. If we modify these Terms of Service, we will post the modification on WestiaPr’s website or otherwise provide you with notice of the modification. We will also update the “Last Updated Date” at the top of these Terms of Service. By continuing to access or use the Westia Press after we have posted a modification on Westia’s website or have otherwise provided you with notice of a modification, you are indicating that you agree to be bound by the modified Terms of Service. If the modified Terms of Service are not acceptable to you, your only recourse is to cease using the Westia Service.

Eligibility

The Westia Service is intended solely for persons who are 13 or older, Any access to or use of the Westia Service by anyone under 13 is expressly prohibited. By accessing or using the Westia Service you represent and warrant that you are 13 or older, Any misleading information your use of the platform is at your own risk, you will be responsible for all your publications.

Account Registration

In order to access certain features of the Westia Press and to post any Member Content or Third Party Content on or through the Westia Platform, you may have to register to create an account (“Account”) and become a Member. Any registration by anyone under 13 is void without parental control. By completing the registration process to create an Account, you represent and warrant that you are 13 or older. During the registration process, you will be required to provide certain information and you will establish a username and a password. You agree to provide accurate, current and complete information during the registration process and to update such information to keep it accurate, current and complete.Westtia reserves the right to suspend or terminate your Account if any information provided during the registration process or thereafter proves to be inaccurate, not current or incomplete. You are responsible for safeguarding your password. You agree that you will not disclose your password to any third party and that you will take sole responsibility for any activities or actions under your Account, whether or not you have authorized such activities or actions. You will immediately notify Westia of any unauthorized use of your Account.

Paid Accounts

For Now we don't offer any paid plan, the platform is free, there may be additional benefits in the future.

Privacy

See Westia’s Privacy Policy at https://westiapr.com/privacy for information and notices concerning Westia’s collection and use of your personal information.

License granted by Westia

Subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions of these Terms of Service, Westia grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable license, (i) to access, view, download, print and otherwise use any Westia Content and the Westia Service itself; and (ii) to access and view any Member Content or Third Party Content, but only in accordance with these Terms of Service. You have no right to sublicense the license rights granted in this Section.

You will not use, copy, adapt, modify,re-upload, prepare derivative works based upon, distribute, license, sell, transfer, publicly display, publicly perform, transmit, stream, broadcast or otherwise exploit the Westia Service or Service Content, except as expressly permitted in these Terms of Service. No licenses or rights are granted to you by implication or otherwise under any intellectual property rights owned or controlled by DMCA or other Licensors, except for the licenses and rights expressly granted in these Terms of Service.

You acknowledge that your posting of a link or video (owned and published by a third party) is made withgood faith or admiration for the content, does not serve other interests, this terms concer the Westia service to publish Media 'links' or 'Video' or 'Photo' posted on YouTube, Vimeo, and other video platforms supported by the platform.

License granted by a Member

Members may post, upload, publish, submit or transmit Member Content and Third Party Content to be made available through the Westia Service. By making available any Member Content or Third Party Content through the Westia Press, and unless you have agreed otherwise in writing with Westia, you hereby grant to Westia Press a worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, royalty-free license, with the right to sublicense, to use, access, view, copy, adapt, modify, distribute, license, sell, monetize, transfer, publicly display, publicly perform, transmit, stream, broadcast and otherwise exploit such Member Content and Third Party Content in any and all media or distribution methods (now known or later developed), including, without limitation, on the Westia Service. Westia does not claim any ownership rights in any such Member Content or Third Party Content and nothing in these Terms of Service will be deemed to restrict any rights that you may have to use and exploit any such Member Content or Third Party Content. Westia reserves the right to remove or modify any Member Content or Third Party Content from the Westia Service for any reason, including Member Content or Third Party Content we believe violates these Terms of Service.

You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for all Member Content and Third Party Content that you make available through the Westia Service. Accordingly, you represent and warrant that: (i) you either are the sole and exclusive owner of all Member Content and Third Party Content that you make available through the Westia Service or you have all rights, licenses, consents and releases that are necessary to grant to Westia the rights in such Member Content and Third Party Content, as contemplated under these Terms of Service; and (ii) neither the Member Content and Third Party Content nor your posting, uploading, publication, submission or transmittal of the Member Content and Third Party Content or Westia’s use of the Member Content and Third Party Content (or any portion thereof) on, through or by means of the Westia Service will infringe, misappropriate or violate a third party’s patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, moral rights or other intellectual property rights, or rights of publicity or privacy, or contractual rights or agreements, or result in the violation of any applicable law or regulation.

General Prohibitions

You agree not to do any of the following:

Post, upload, publish, submit or transmit any Content that: (i) infringes, misappropriates or violates a third party’s patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, moral rights or other intellectual property rights, or rights of publicity or privacy; (ii) violates, or encourages any conduct that would violate, any applicable law or regulation or would give rise to civil liability; (iii) is fraudulent, false, misleading or deceptive; (iv) is defamatory, obscene, pornographic, vulgar or offensive; (v) promotes discrimination, bigotry, racism, hatred, harassment or harm against any individual or group; (vi) is violent or threatening or promotes violence or actions that are threatening to any person or entity; or (vii) promotes illegal or harmful activities or substances. Posting a link to content is not prohibited.

Use, display, mirror or frame the Westia Service, or any individual element within the Westia Service, Westia’s name, any Westia trademark, logo or other proprietary information, or the layout and design of any page or form contained on a page, except as permitted as part of the Westia Service functionality (e.g., framing embeds or framing the editor in a content management system like WordPress) or expressly by Westia otherwise;

Access, tamper with, or use non-public areas of the Westia Service, Westia’s computer systems, or the technical delivery systems of Westia’s providers;

Attempt to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any Westia system or network or breach any security or authentication measures;

Avoid, bypass, remove, deactivate, impair, descramble or otherwise circumvent any technological measure implemented by Westia or any of Westia’s providers or any other third party (including another user) to protect the Westia Service or Service Content;

Attempt to access or search the Westia Service or Service Content or download Service Content from the Westia Service through the use of any engine, software, tool, agent, device or mechanism (including spiders, robots, crawlers, data mining tools or the like) other than the software and/or search agents provided by Westia or other generally available third party web browsers;

Send any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, email, junk mail, spam, chain letters or other form of solicitation;

Use or add any ad units within the Westia Service itself, without the express written approval of Westia;

Use any meta tags or other hidden text or metadata utilizing a Westia trademark, logo URL or product name without Westia’s express written consent;

Use the Westia Service or Service Content for any commercial purpose or the benefit of any third party or in any manner not permitted by these Terms of Service;

Forge any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or newsgroup posting, or in any way use the Westia Service or Service Content to send altered, deceptive or false source-identifying information;

  • Attempt to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software used to provide the Westia Service or Service Content;
  • Interfere with, or attempt to interfere with, the access of any user, host or network, including, without limitation, sending a virus, overloading, flooding, spamming, or mail-bombing the Westia Service;
  • Collect or store any personally identifiable information from the Westia Service from other users of the Westia Service without their express permission;
  • Impersonate or misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity;
  • Violate any applicable law or regulation
  • Resell the Westia Service, without the express written approval of Westia; or
  • Encourage or enable any other individual to do any of the foregoing.

Westia will have the right to investigate and prosecute violations of any of the above to the fullest extent of the law. Westia may involve and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who violate these Terms of Service. You acknowledge that Westia has no obligation to monitor your access to or use of the Westia Service or Service Content, or to review or edit any Member Content or Third Party Content, but has the right to do so for the purpose of operating the Westia Service, to ensure your compliance with these Terms of Service, or to comply with applicable law or the order or requirement of a court, administrative agency or other governmental body. Westia reserves the right, at any time and without prior notice, to remove or disable access to any Service Content, that Westia, at its sole discretion, considers to be in violation of these Terms of Service or otherwise harmful to the Westia Service, we reserve the right to take down any copyright claimed by DMCA, all modern technologies will be adopted to investigate any kind of infringements of ownership.

Copyright And Trademark Disputes

Westia complies with the Digital Millenium Copyright Act. If any of your Content is taken down because of alleged copyright or trademark infringement and you believe that it was incorrectly removed, you may send Westia a written notice with the following information:

  1. Identification of the material that has been removed or blocked and where it used to be found (e.g., the URL),
  2. A statement under penalty of perjury that you have “a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled,” and
  3. Your name, address, and telephone number, and a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of the Federal District Court applicable for your address and that you will accept service of process from person who issued the takedown notice (in other words, you agree to be sued if it comes to that).

Please send all such notices to service@westiapr.com. For clarity, only notices pursuant to this section should go to this agent; any other feedback, comments, requests for technical support, and other communications should be directed to customer service through our website at: https://www.westiapr.com/contact , You acknowledge that if you fail to comply with all of the requirements of this section, your notice may not be valid. Westia will respond to all such notices in accordance with applicable law.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Phenix Technologies and its employees, contractors, directors, suppliers and representatives harmless from all losses, liabilities, claims and expenses actually paid or payable to an unaffiliated third party that result from any third party claim arising from or related to your Content.