Terms of service

Effective date:01/10/2018

IMEIC TERMS OF USE

EFFECTIVE DATE: 1st October…... 2018

The following terms and conditions (these ‘’Term of Use’’) refers to the use of website https://imeicommunity.com whose properties, and services are owned and operated by INTENT TECHNOLOGIES LTD (also referred to as ‘’we’’, our’’ or ‘’us’’) Please read these Terms of Use carefully before using the Service.

By using or accessing the services, you agree to be bound by these terms of use and all terms, policies and guidelines incorporated in the terms of use by reference. Including, but not limited to IMEIC’s privacy policy (collectively, this ‘’agreement’’. This agreement is legally binding and conditions your use of the services. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you must discontinue use of the Services.

1.      Account Registration and Access.

To register for the Services and create an account, you must complete the registration process by providing the information prompted by the registration fields, including your name, email address, telephone, password etc. You agree to provide us with complete, correct and accurate information when you register for Service and to keep such information up to date.

You shall protect your username and password and are solely responsible for activities that occur under or through your account, including activities that are authorized by you. If you allow a third party to access the services on your behalf, you shall do it at your own risk and  ensure that such third party is by, and abides by, the terms of this Agreement. You agree to notify IMEIC immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security relating to your account or use of the Services.

IMEIC may access your account, or information associated with your account, to provide support or maintenance, for security-related reasons, or any other business purpose. You acknowledge and consent to such access.

2.      FEES

2.1              SUBSCRIPTION TERMS.

IMEIC offers a range of subscription plans to its Services that may be recorded by our Service during your registration and pay for the service right away.

At the end of your current subscription period, your plan will automatically renew for a subscription period equal to your prior subscription period unless you provide IMEIC with email notice (sent to billing@imeicommunity.com of your intent not to renew your plan at least thirty (30) days prior to the end of the-current subscription period

To view the specific details of your plan. Including pricing information and the end date of your subscription period, login to your account on the IMEIC Website and click the ‘’Account’’ page or contact us at billing@imeicommunity.com.

2.2. BILLING POLICIES, REFUNDS,

a.      Membership fees for your plan is paid right away during registration and others fees are paid depending on additional services that you will subscribe. Only after payment confirmation is when your services will be granted.

b.      In the event you cancel your plan, no refunds or credits will be provided for partial or unused months, of the services.

c.       Any discounts applied to a previous subscription may not   apply to a renewed subscription, including to any automatic renewals.

2.3  FREE TRIAL

 

Subscriptions to the services may begin with a free trial period [period during which you can try out the services for some days from the date you register (‘’Free Trial Period’’).

While you may not be required to enter your billing information in order to sing up for the Trial period, you may provide such information at any point during the free Trial Period. If you do so, you will not be charged until the Free Trial Period ends. If you have not provided billing information by the time the Free Trial Period ends, you will lose access to the services. There will be some days for grace period during which we will continue to grant you access. You will have the option of entering billing information and subscribing during this grace period. If you do not do so, your account will be cancelled at the end of the grace period.

You may cancel your Plan at any time during the Free Trial Period by following the steps described in section …. (“Account Cancellation”). Upon cancelling your account, you will immediately lose all access to the Service and any date or information stored within your account (see Section…. (“Term and Termination”) for additional details).

IMEIC reserves the right to modify, cancel and/or limit the Free Trial Period without notice at any time.

 

2.4  Changes in fees

 

We may change the fees for the Service at any time or impose additional fees or charges. Such changes will be effective as of when updated in the website.

 

2.5  Payment of fees

 

As an express condition of your use of and access to the Service, you agree to pay all fees applicable to your Plan, any other fees for additional services you may purchase, and any applicable taxes in connection with your use of Services.

 

We will bill the fees due under your Plan to the credit card or mobile money number you provide to us during registration (or to a different credit card or mobile number if you change your payment information). You acknowledge that the amount billed for each renewal period may vary due to promotional offers, changes in your Plan, and changes in applicable taxes, and you authorize us to bill you the corresponding amounts.

 

We reserve the right to deactivate your access to the Services for failure to pay applicable fees as described in this Agreement. Unless otherwise stated, all fees are stated in U.S. Dollars.

 

2.6  CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS

All fees for your Plan will be billed to your credit card or mobile money number. You authorize the card issuer and MNO (Mobile Network Operator) mobile money platform to pay any amounts described herein and associated with your Plan and authorize us (or a billing such amounts to your  account until you or we cancel or terminate your Plan as provided herein or these amounts are paid in full, whichever is later.

 

You must provide current, correct, complete and accurate billing and credit card or mobile money number information.

Account cancellation

 

You may cancel your Plan upon 30 days’ notice by either calling us and speaking to an authorized account representative or sending an email to billing@imeicommunity.com.

 

For clarity, if you cancel your plan prior to the conclusion of your current subscription period, you will responsible for payment for all subscription fees through the conclusion of your current subscription period.

 

If you cancel your Plan, you will lose all access, upon the expiration of your current pre-paid period, to the Services and any data or information stored in your account (see section…. (“Term and Termination”) for additional details).

 

2.7  License to material which you post

 

By posting any software, information, data, databases, music, audio, video or audio-visual files, photographs, images, documents, text, digital files, forum messages, reviews, comments or other material (“Material”) to the IMEIC  Blog, you hereby grant IMEIC an irrevocable license to reproduce, adapt, distribute, perform or publicly display, or create derivative works from all or any portion of the Material. You further represent and warrant that you own all rights to such Material and that this license does not infringe the rights of any third party or violate any applicable law or regulation.

 

3        Privacy

 

IMEIC’ Privacy Policy is incorporated into this Agreement by this reference and is available at https://imeicommunity.com/privacy

As used in this section, “Personally identifiable Information-PII” refers to information that can be used to personally identify a unique individual, as name, address and phone number.

4.1 Your obligations with respect to cookies used by the IMEIC script on visitors to our website

 

The IMEIC Script may store cookies on computers or any other device capable of accessing IMEIC website. These cookies contain values that allow IMEIC to detect if the Visitor is a returning Visitor or a first-time Visitor to our web page(s), when the Visitor last visited the web page(s), and when conducting  A/B  testing, what test group the associating an identity with Visitor, on Personally identifiable information relating to the Visitor is stored within these cookies.

By using the IMEIC website you consent and authorise placement of such cookies on your computer or any other device capable of accessing IMEIC website.

4.3 SECURITY

 

Your IMEIC account is protected by a username and password, and should be accessed only by you or authorized third parties at your own risk. You should take steps to protect against unauthorized access to or use of your username and password. You should also remember to log off when using any shared computer or device.

 

IMEIC has implemented reasonable security mechanisms to protect your information from loss, misuse and destruction. Examples of these security mechanisms include limited and password-protected access, high security public/private keys, encryption on processed data and SSL encryption to protect transmission of data

 

However, please keep in mind that no security system is impenetrable. It may be possible for third parties to intercept or access Client Data, information you provide to IMEIC, information we collect about you. IMEIC, cannot guarantee the security of such information and is not responsible for unauthorized access to your account or client data.

 

4.4 IMEIC limits access to your information

 

IMEIC will not knowingly permit access to , or otherwise divulge to a third party, the statistical information we compile for you except for the express purpose of generating reports which have been requested, authorized or approved by you, or unless acting under a good faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) conform to legal requirements  or comply with legal process; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of IMEIC; (c) enforce our agreements with clients and/or visitors to our website; (d) troubleshoot problems with the services; or (e) create aggregate reports as set forth below.

 

4.5 Aggregate reports

 

IMEIC reserves the right to aggregate certain categories of Client Data (such as number of logins) in the websites.

 

4        Proprietary Rights; Restrictions on use

 

4.3  Content on the website

Any opinions expressed by the contributors, authors and moderators who post content to the Website are the personal opinions of the authors, not of IMEIC, whether or not the authors are employees, ambassadors or contractors of IMEIC. The Website and all materials published and/or distributed on or through the Website (including, but not limited to news articles, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips and video clips) are provided for informational and entertainment purposes only and are not meant to be an endorsement or representation by IMEIC or other party.

4.4  IMEIC’ exclusive right to manage material

You acknowledge that any Material you post, upload, or submit to the IMEIC Blog may be edited, removed, deleted, modified, published, transmitted, and displayed by IMEIC in its sole discretion  and without your permission and you waive any rights you may have in having the material altered or changed in a manner not agreeable to you. You expressly agree that we may remove, disable or restrict access to or the availability of any Material from the IMEIC Blog at any time, for any reason or for no reason at all. However, IMEIC shall not be responsible for controlling or editing any Material and IMEIC cannot ensure removal of inappropriate or unlawful Material. Under no circumstances will we be held liable for removing, disabling or restricting access to or the availability of Material or for any failure to do so.

4.5  Reservations

Except for the limited licenses expressly granted herein, IMEIC expressly reserves all right, content on the IMEIC Website, aggregate data and general trend reports, and all processing, analytics, and other software and technology used by IMEIC of the analysis of our website and/or the provision of the service (“IMEIC Technology and Service”) including, without limitation, any derivatives, improvements, enhancements or extensions of the IMEIC Technology and Service conceived, reduced to practice or otherwise developed on or on behalf of IMEIC , all of which are valuable assets of IMEIC, and any copyright, patent or trademark or other intellectual property right pertaining thereto.

4.6  Restrictions on use and compliance

You shall not

a.      Use, or allow the of, the IMEIC Technology and Service, except pursuant to the limited rights expressly granted in this Agreement;

 

b.      Use the IMEIC Technology and service in any manner that is inconsistent with user documentation, if any, supplied to you by IMEIC or inconsistent with IMEIC’ standard security procedures, if any, accessible through your user interface;

 

 

c.       Attempt to reverse engineer, hack into, or compromise any aspect of the IMEIC Technology and service, or attempt to access data or account information of any other customer of IMEIC;

 

d.      Remove, obscure or alter any legal notices, including notices  of intellectual property rights appearing in or on any materials delivered to you by IMEIC;

 

 

e.      Use, post, transmit introduction any device, software or routine that interferes or attempts to interfere with the operation of the IMEIC Technology;

 

f.        Use the IMEIC Technology and services for academic research or research unrelated to IMEIC.

 

 

g.      Post or transmit any libellous, defamatory, indecent, obscene, abusive or pornographic message, data, image or program;

 

h.      Post or transmit any message, data, image, or program that would violate any property rights of others using the services or the IMEIC Blog;

 

 

i.        Upload or download files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws, rights of privacy or publicity, or any other applicable law unless you own or control the rights to such files or have received all necessary consents; or

j.        Use the service  to threaten, harass, or  otherwise and  violate the legal rights (including rights of privacy and  publicity) of other

You will not use the services in any way or for any purpose that would violate, or would have the effect of violating, any applicable laws, rules or regulations or any rights of any third parties, including without limitation, any law or right regarding any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, music, image, or other proprietary or property right, false advertising, unfair competition, defamation, invasion of privacy or rights of celebrity.

5        Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, hold harmless and (only if requested by IMEIC) defend IMEIC, at your expense, against any and all third-party claims, actions, proceedings, and suits asserted against IMEIC or any of its officers, directors, employees, agents or affiliates, and all related liabilities, damages, settlements, penalties, fines, costs or expenses, (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees) incurred by IMEIC or any of its officers, directors, employees, agents or affiliates, arising out of or relating to (a) your breach of any term or  condition of this Agreement, (b) your use of the services, (c)your unauthorized use of the IMEIC Script, and (c) your disclosure of any Visitor data, including any personally identifiable information, to IMEIC. In such instances, IMEIC will provide you with electronic or written notice of such third-party claim, action, proceeding address furnished to IMEIC within 30 days of learning of such claim. You shall cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defence of any claim. IMEIC reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you.

 

6        Representations and Warranties

You represent and warrant to IMEIC that you (a) own all right, title and interest in your account; (b) own or have obtained all rights necessary to publish all of the content published on or through your account and (c) have obtained all necessary consent (s) from IMEIC required to enable the Services.

IMEIC does not represent or warrant that (w) the services will be error-free or accessible at particular times, (x) defects will be corrected, (y) the services, or the server(s) that makes it available, are free of viruses or other harmful components, or (z) the use or the results of the use of the services or the materials made available as part of the services will be correct, accurate, timely, or otherwise reliable.

 

You specifically agree that IMEIC shall not be responsible for unauthorized access to or alteration of your data.

 

7        Disclaimers and limitations on liability

7.3  General disclaimers

The information, reports and services included in or available through the Services may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. IMEIC and/or its respective vendors may make improvements and/or changes in the services at any time, without obligation to notify any person or entity of such changes. The services may contain links to third party websites (“Third party website”). Access to Third Party Websites is at your own risk and IMEIC is not responsible for the accuracy, availability or reliability of any information, goods, data, opinions, advice   or statements made available on Third Party Websites that you access from the services. The Third Party website are not under the control of IMEIC and as such, IMEIC is not liable for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on  any Third Party website. IMEIC provides these links merely as a convenience and the inclusion of such links does not imply an endorsement or recommendation.

7.4  Disclaimers of warranties

The services, the IMEIC technology and service, the IMEIC script and any reports derived there from are provide “as is” and there are no warranties, claims or representations  made by IMEIC either express, implied , or statutory, with respect to the services, the IMEIC script, the reports, or any documentation, including warranties of quality, performance, non-infringement, merchantability , or fitness for a particular purpose, nor are there any warranties created by course of dealing, course of performance, or trade usage. IMEIC does not warrant that the services, the IMEIC script or any reports derived therefrom will meet your needs or be free from errors, or that the operation of the services will be uninterrupted. The foregoing exclusions and disclaimers are an essential part of this agreement and formed the basis for determining the price charged for the services. Some states do not allow exclusion of an implied warranty, so this disclaimer may not apply to you in full.

7.5  Limitations on liability

IMEIC and its officers, directors, and employees will not be liable to you or any third party for any indirect, special, punitive, consequential (including, without limitation, lost profits or lot data collected through the services), or incidental damages, whether based on a claim or action of contract, warranty, negligence, strict liability, or other tort, breach of any statutory duty, indemnity or contribution, or otherwise, even if IMEIC has been advised of the possibility of such damages. The exclusion contained in this paragraph shall apply regardless of the failure of the exclusive remedy provided in the following paragraph. Some states do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you in full

 

IMEIC’ cumulative liability to you or any other party for any loss or damages resulting from any claims, demands or actions arising out of or relating to  this agreement shall not exceed the aggregate fees paid to IMEIC for use of the services during the six months preceding the most recent event giving rise to such liability.

 

8        Service failures

IMEIC does not guarantee, and shall have no liability for, any downtime (a) caused by failures of or previously scheduled maintenance to IMEIC’ equipment or services, (b) caused by outages to any public internet backbones, networks or services(c) caused by any failures of your equipment, systems or local access services, or (d) relating to events beyond IMEIC’ control, such as strikes, riots, insurrections, fires, floods, explosions, earthquakes, natural disasters, or interruptions in internet services to an area where IMEIC or your services are located or co-located.

 

9        Tanzania United Republic government rights

 

If the use of the Services is being acquired by or on behalf of the Tanzania United Republic Government or by a Tanzania United Republic government prime contractor or subcontractor, the Government’s rights in the Software, including its rights to use, modify, reproduce, release, perform, display or disclose the Software or Documentation, will be subject in all respects to the commercial license rights and restrictions provided in this Agreement.

 

10    Term and Termination

10.3                      General

 

IMEIC may terminate or suspend access to the Services immediately, if you breach this Agreement or for any other reason.

10.4                      Termination of the services

 

To terminate your use of the service, please follow the steps described in section….. (“Account cancellation”).

 

Upon any termination of the Services, (a) IMEIC will cease providing the Services; (b) you will delete your account (c) any outstanding balance payable by you to IMEIC will become immediately due and payable and any collection expenses incurred will be included in the amount owed; (d) you will not be entitled to any refunds of any usage fees or any other fees; and (e) all of your historical report data will no longer be available to you through IMEIC.

 

 

11    Modifications to this Agreements and other Polices.

 

Our employees are not authorized to vary the terms of this Agreement. This Agreement may be modified only (a) by obtaining our written consent in an agreement signed by an officer of IMEIC’ or (b) as set forth below in the immediately following paragraph.

You agree that IMEIC may modify the terms of this Agreement or any policy governing the Services from time to time, and that your right to access the Services is conditioned on ongoing basis with your compliance with then-current version of this Agreement. We will notify you of any material revisions or modifications to the Agreement by (x) posting a notice on the IMEIC Website for 30 days following any revisions or modification. By continuing to use the services after such notice, you consent to the revised or modified terms of this Agreement.

 

12    Miscellaneous; Arbitration, Choice of Law, and Venue

 

12.3                      EXCUSE

IMEIC shall be excused from performance hereunder to the extent that performance is prevented, delayed or obstructed by causes beyond its reasonable control.

12.4                      SEVERABILITY AND WAIVER

 

If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall be reformed to the extent necessary to make it to reflect the intent of the parties, and the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall be reformed to the extent necessary to make it enforceable to the maximum extent permissible so as to reflect the intent of the parties, and the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.

 

12.5