1. Acceptance of the Terms and Conditions
Welcome to the online services of OISTAT website ! By using any part of the website and the services it provides, you agree to become bound by the Terms and Conditions. The Terms and Conditions may be subject to change without notice. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then-current Terms and Conditions.
2. Description of the OISTAT Website Online Services
The OISTAT website is owned and controlled by OISTAT according to related statutes, terms and conditions as well as rules of operation. By means of internet technologies, the OISTAT website provides services of browsing news/articles/images, of online forum, etc. to its users. The information and data on the OISTAT website as well as the online services it provides are subject to revision without notice (ref. article 3).
You understand and agree that the aforementioned information, data and online services are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis and OISTAT makes no express or implied warranties or representations in relation to it. This includes, without limitation, any implied warranties or representations of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, availability, completeness or accuracy.
3. Modifications to the Online Services
OISTAT reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently the OISTAT website online services (or any part thereof) without notice. You agree that OISTAT shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of these services.
4. Limitation of Liability
OISTAT shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising from, or in any way connected with, your use of the website or any information contained or derived from it (even where OISTAT has been advised of the possibility of such loss or damage). This includes, without limitation, any damage for loss of profits, loss of information, or any other monetary loss.
5. User Conduct
You understand that all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, tags, or other materials ("Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. This means that you, and not OISTAT, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available via the OISTAT website online services.
6. Propriety Rights
All content, online services and intellectual property rights in and to the website are the property of OISTAT. You agree not to copy, reproduce, transmit, distribute or create derivative works of any part of the OISTAT website for commercial gain, nor assist any third party to distribute or commercially exploit all or any part of the OISTAT website. In the normal course of browsing through the website OISTAT agree to your printing or downloading to a stand alone personal computer extracts for personal use provided both that OISTAT is the acknowledged source including the reference www.oistat.org and that OISTAT may revoke this permission at any time.
7. Website User Account, Password & Security
To register as an OISTAT website user, you must first choose ‘I agreed the Terms and Conditions’ at the bottom of the registration page. Then, you become bound by all the Terms and Conditions proposed by OISTAT.
In consideration of your use of the services, you agree to (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the OISTAT website online registration form (such information being the "registration data") and (b) maintain and promptly update the “registration data” to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or OISTAT has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, OISTAT has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the OISTAT website online services (or any portion thereof).
Upon completing the registration process of OISTAT website online services, you will receive a password and account designation. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account.
You agree to (a) immediately notify OISTAT of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. OISTAT cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this article 7.
OISTAT shall not take responsibility for the availability or content of any external websites or resources to which it has hyperlinks and might not endorse or approve of any material on websites linked from or to this website. In particular you should note that home pages of websites affiliated to OISTAT are individually responsible for their content and expression of opinions. OISTAT does not take responsibility for the content of or opinions expressed in any external website and might not endorse or approve of all or any material on the website.
(Last updated : 2nd July, 2012)