Materials provided on or via this Site are provided "as is", without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. The persons and/or entities participating in or contributing to the STORK 2.0 large scale pilot project (such persons and entities are hereafter referred to as “STORK 2.0”) specifically do not make any warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any such Materials. STORK 2.0 periodically adds, changes, improves or updates the Materials on this Site without notice. Under no circumstances shall STORK 2.0 be liable for any loss, damage, liability or expense incurred or suffered that is claimed to have resulted from the use of this Site, including, without limitation, any fault, error, omission, interruption or delay with respect thereto. The use of this Site is at the User’s sole risk. Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, shall STORK 2.0 or its affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, even if STORK 2.0 has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
The User specifically acknowledges and agrees that STORK 2.0 is not liable for any conduct of any User.
This site may contain advice, opinions and statements of various information providers. STORK 2.0 does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information provided by any information provider, any User of this Site or any other person or entity. Reliance upon any such advice, opinion, statement, or other information shall also be at the User’s own risk. Neither STORK 2.0 nor its affiliates, nor any of their respective agents, employees, information providers or content providers, shall be liable to any User or anyone else for any inaccuracy, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, alteration of or use of any content herein, or for its timeliness or completeness, nor shall they be liable for any failure of performance, computer virus or communication line failure, regardless of cause, or for any damages resulting therefrom.
As a condition of use of this Site, the User agrees to indemnify STORK 2.0 and its affiliates from and against any and all actions, claims, losses, damages, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of the User’s use of this Site, including, without limitation, any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by the User of these Terms and Conditions. If the User is dissatisfied with any Material on this Site or with any of its Terms and Conditions of Use, the User’s sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site.
This Site may contain links and references to third-party web sites. The linked sites are not under the control of STORK 2.0, and STORK 2.0 is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. STORK 2.0 provides these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of a link or reference does not imply the endorsement of the linked site by STORK 2.0. If this Site contains bulletin boards, chat rooms, access to mailing lists or other message or communication facilities (collectively, “Forums”), the User agrees to use the Forums only to send and receive messages and materials that are proper and related to the particular Forum. By way of example and not as a limitation, the User agrees that when using a Forum, he or she shall not do any of the following:
(a) Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others;
(b) Publish, post, distribute or disseminate any defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information;
(c) Upload or attach files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy and publicity) unless the User owns or controls the rights thereto or has received all consents therefore as may be required by law;
(d) Upload or attach files that contain viruses, corrupted files or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer;
(e) Delete any author attributions, legal notices or proprietary designations or labels in any file that is uploaded;
(f) Falsify the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded;
(g) Advertise or offer to sell any goods or services, or conduct or forward surveys, contests or chain letters, or download any file posted by another user of a Forum that the User knows, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.
The User acknowledges that all Forums and discussion groups are public and not private communications. Further, the User acknowledges that chats, postings, conferences, e-mails and other communications by other Users are not endorsed by STORK 2.0, and that such communications shall not be considered to have been reviewed, screened or approved by STORK 2.0. STORK 2.0 reserves the right to remove, for any reason and without notice, any content of the Forums received from Users, including, without limitation, e-mail and bulletin board postings.
Preservation of immunities
Nothing herein shall constitute or be considered to be a limitation upon or a waiver of any privileges and immunities of STORK 2.0, which are specifically reserved.
Collected personal data
STORK 2.0, acting collectively as a data controller, collects personal information on the Site users in two ways:
- through registration and sending of information that you choose enter on certain pages on the website;
- using automated means, specifically through cookies.
STORK 2.0 may ask you for your first and last name, e-mail address, or other personal information or contact information. STORK 2.0 may also ask for your comments, suggestions, or other information relating to the Site or the STORK 2.0 project in general.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website.
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Use of personal data
STORK 2.0 uses the personal data which you submit or which STORK 2.0 collects to respond to your direct requests, and/ or to keep you informed about the STORK 2.0 large scale pilot, as described at the time when STORK 2.0 collects your information or as otherwise described to you prior to the use of your information;
Passive information STORK 2.0 tracks, including through cookies, is used to analyze, customize and enhance your experience on the Site.
If there are purposes other than those identified above, STORK 2.0 will identify the purposes for which it wishes to collect your personal information at or before the time the information is collected or before using your personal information for a purpose not previously identified.
STORK 2.0 will retain your personal information only as long as necessary for fulfillment of the purposes described above or as required by law.
STORK 2.0 does not sell personal information to unaffiliated third parties, but it may rely processors acting on its behalf for the purposes above.
Please note that subject to applicable data privacy legislation, STORK 2.0 will disclose your personal information if it believes it is required to do so to comply with any law, regulation, court order, or legal or government request. Without assuming any obligation to do so, STORK 2.0 also reserves the right to collect and share any information it deems necessary to investigate or take action in connection with suspected fraud, illegal activities, possible harm to persons or property, to protect STORK 2.0 or one or more of our Users or their heirs, or as otherwise required or permitted by law.
Finally please keep in mind that certain areas of the Site may be interactive in nature, and may allow you to post information that other users can see. If you do not wish to have information viewed publicly, please do not use those portions of the website.
At any time, you may exercise your right to access, rectify and, as the case may be, delete any personal data relating to you, in compliance with applicable data privacy law, by contacting us via the contact form. You may also at any time, free of charge and without having to provide any justification, opt-out of the STORK 2.0 newsletter campaigns.
STORK 2.0 uses industry standard measures to protect information provided on this website. While we strive to ensure the security of your personal data when storing, using and sharing the information you give us, no website is one hundred percent secure, and thus we encourage you to take appropriate measures to protect yourself, including, for example, keeping all user names and passwords confidential.
STORK 2.0 reserves its exclusive right in its sole discretion to alter, limit or discontinue the Site or any Materials in any respect.
STORK 2.0 shall have no obligation to take the needs of any User into consideration in connection therewith.
STORK 2.0 reserves the right to deny in its sole discretion any user access to this Site or any portion thereof without notice.
No waiver by STORK 2.0 of any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall be binding except as set forth in writing and signed by its duly authorized representative.
Effective date and changes
This Disclaimer was created on and has been in effect since 1 April 2012. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT, AT OUR COMPLETE DISCRETION, TO CHANGE, MODIFY, ADD, OR REMOVE PORTIONS OF THIS POLICY AT ANY TIME. YOU SHOULD CHECK BACK PERIODICALLY AT THIS PAGE TO READ THE MOST RECENT VERSION OF THIS POLICY AS YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THIS WEBSITE FOLLOWING THE POSTING OF CHANGES TO THESE TERMS WILL MEAN YOU ACCEPT THESE CHANGES. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, WE WILL NOT RETROACTIVELY MAKE MATERIAL CHANGES TO OUR USE OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA WITHOUT YOUR CONSENT.