Disclaimer

Terms of Use – Disclaimers & Limitation of Liability

Welcome to Home Instruction Program for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (“HIPPY”).  HIPPY International owns and maintains the Web Site www.hippy-international.org (the “Web Site”). These Terms of Use set out and contain the entire terms and conditions for using the Web Site. By continuing to use the Web Site, you agree to abide by these Terms of Use. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ANY OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET OUT BELOW, YOU SHOULD NOT, AND ARE NOT PERMITTED TO, USE THE WEB SITE.

Use
The Web Site provides information related to the HIPPY International Program.  You may use the content of the Web Site for the sole purpose of acquiring information about activities of the HIPPY International Program.

The content of the Web Site is presented for informative purposes only. The information does not constitute a solicitation or inducement to engage in a commercial enterprise with HIPPY International or any third party.  HIPPY International does not endorse, solicit, or promote any of the commercial entities and/or third parties’ products, which the Web Site describes or presents. Nothing on the Web Site should be considered as a legally binding offer or request for proposals.

In addition, the Web Site’s partnerships and projects listings may change over time. Therefore, you should contact and consult HIPPY International’s representative as to the current projects that are available for licensing.

Proprietary Rights
All material contained on the Web Site is copyrighted. You may not reproduce, distribute, transmit, publish, make available or otherwise use any material on the Web Site, without prior written permission from HIPPY International, except as expressly stated in these Terms of Use.

No trademarks, trade names or service marks appearing on the Web Site may be used without prior written permission from HIPPY International.  You may not adapt or use any trademark, trade name, service mark or domain name similar to or likely to be confused with those of HIPPY International, or take any other action which infringes, impairs or dilutes HIPPY International’s intellectual property rights.

You may not alter or remove any trademark, copyright or other notice from copies of the content used according to the permission set forth in these Terms of Use.

Disclaimer of Warranty
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE WEB SITE AND THE INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN ARE BEING PROVIDED FOR USE AS IS, AND THEREFORE YOU WILL NOT HAVE ANY PLEA, CLAIM OR DEMAND AGAINST HIPPY INTERNATIONAL IN RESPECT OF THE WEB SITE’S PROPERTIES, ABILITIES, LIMITATIONS OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  THE USE OF THE WEB SITE IS ACCORDINGLY AT YOUR SOLE AND ENTIRE RISK, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, COMPATIBILITY, SECURITY OR ACCURACY.

HIPPY INTERNATIONAL DOES NOT WARRANT, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS, ANY WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO THE ACCURACY, ADEQUACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE WEB SITE, INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM THE WEB SITE OR FROM OTHER WEB SITES TO WHICH THE WEB SITE IS LINKED.  HIPPY INTERNATIONAL DOES NOT WARRANT OR REPRESENT THAT THE WEB SITE WILL OPERATE IN AN UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE MANNER OR THAT THE WEB SITE IS FREE FROM HARMFUL COMPONENTS.  USE OF THE WEBSITE ITSELF AND OF INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THE WEB SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.

Limitation of Liability
YOU WILL NOT HAVE ANY PLEA, CLAIM OR DEMAND AGAINST HIPPY INTERNATIONAL, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, SUB-CONTRACTORS, BUSINESS PARTNERS AND AGENTS IN RESPECT OF ANY CONTENT OR ADVICE UPON WHICH YOU DECIDE TO RELY FURTHER TO THE USE OF THE WEB SITE.  HIPPY INTERNATIONAL WILL NOT BE DEEMED RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CONTENT OR ADVICE, AND RELIANCE ON SUCH CONTENT AND ADVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE AND WHOLE RISK.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU ARE NOT PAYING HIPPY INTERNATIONAL OR ITS AFFILIATES ANY CONSIDERATION FOR YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE.  TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, HIPPY INTERNATIONAL, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, SUB-CONTRACTORS AND AGENTS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGE (DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL), LOSS, EXPENSE OR PAYMENT CAUSED TO YOU BY THE USE OF THE WEB SITE OR THE INABILITY TO USE IT.

Indemnity
You will indemnify HIPPY International, its officers, directors, shareholders, employees, sub-contractors, agents and anyone acting on its behalf in respect of any damage, loss, loss of profit, payment or expense caused to them (including attorneys’ fees and legal expenses) by a breach of your obligations pursuant to these Terms of Use and/or by your use of any information obtained by you from the Web Site.

Privacy
HIPPY International respects the privacy of all visitors to the Web Site and treats visitors’ information as confidential.  HIPPY International does not collect personally identifiable information from you, unless you have provided it voluntarily.  HIPPY I
nternational will use the information you have provided in the “contact us” section of the Web Site in order to answer your inquiries and for internal auditing and quality control purposes. HIPPY International will not share such information with anyone but the Hebrew University, Hebrew University affiliates and/or the relevant licensees (if any), without your consent, except as required by law or in the course of any legal proceedings.

HIPPY International does not presently monitor visitors’ habits, using “cookies” or other technological measures. Nevertheless, HIPPY International, in the future, may share the accumulated, non-personally-identifiable information with third parties, inter alia, to improve and enrich the quality of the Web Site’s content and services. Such information will only be shared after any personally identifiable information has been removed.

Changes
HIPPY International may change these Terms of Use from time to time.  The changes will take effect seven days after their initial publication on the Web Site. You are therefore encouraged to review these Terms of Use regularly.

General
These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and HIPPY International with respect to the subject matter hereof and they supersede any and all other agreements. 

Governing Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Israel, without regard to or the application of any choice of law rules or principles.  You hereby consent to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the competent court in Jerusalem, Israel.