IranDokht cooperation, the producers of this
IranDokht.com web-site ("Web Site"), is committed to protecting
as it contains important information about the use of your personal
we collect about you, and how we collect and use your personal information,
including setting out the circumstances where we provide it to third
2. What personal information does we collect
and what do we do with it?
2.1 To take advantage of some of our services
you will be required to register with the Web Site. We do need to
collect your name, username, e-mail address, password, country,
gender, and date of birth. In addition, we may collect certain optional
information such as marital status, nationality, profession, address,
and education or training background
to assist us in making
our service more tailor-made for you. The personal information will
be collected when you register with the Web Site or when you choose
to use one of the services described above on the Web Site.
2.2 When you enter a competition, contest or other promotional feature,
we may ask for your name, age, address and e-mail address so we
can administer the contest and notify winners. Please read their
2.3 will use the registration information [and the information we
gather from our affiliates in relation to your purchases] to personalize
your experience in the Web Site and to help us select goods and
services for inclusion in the Web Site's shop which may be of interest
to you. We will also work with carefully selected partners to let
you know about other merchandise that might be of interest to you.
2.4 We also monitor traffic patterns and usage of our Web Site to
help us improve our Web Site design and lay out. We may pass this
information to our partners or other third parties but it will not
contain any personally identifying information.
2.5 We may use your personal information to notify you of other
special offers, competitions, quizzes, other promotions or news
we are running from time to time on the Web Site or we may pass
your details to trusted third parties so that they can also provide
you with details of special offers, competitions, quizzes, other
promotions or news. If, at any time, you would rather not receive
any such information, write your full name and address
here. In those circumstances we will need to keep
your information on file so that we can deal with any complaints
from you as to fulfillment of your orders by any of our affiliates
etc, but we will not email you or contact you by telephone, fax
or post with any further offers, competitions, quizzes, other promotions
or news nor provide your personal information to any third parties.
2.6 The Web Site may contain various "opt-out" boxes on
the pages where you provide your personal information. If you do
not want us to provide your personal information to trusted third
parties as may be described on the pages of the Web Site or herein,
then you should tick the relevant box(es) on such pages of the Web
Site and we will not transfer it to those parties.
3. Your Consent
3.1 You acknowledge and agree that in the course
of registering and using this Web Site and any services offered
via this Web Site (including the Web Site shop and any competitions),
your personal data will be captured electronically or otherwise
and transmitted to us or to any third parties as set out above or
to third parties who host our web servers.
3.2 By using this Web Site, you expressly agree to the collection
and use of your information as set out above for the purposes set
4. Our Responsibilities - How does IranDokht.com
protect customer information?
We follow security procedures as required
by industry standards, in the storage and disclosure of information,
which you have given us, to prevent unauthorized access. At times
we may let you know about the products or services provided by carefully
selected third parties. We will only deal with partners with whom
we are satisfied have appropriate measures to protect data. However
in some cases a breach of security may be made by a third party
for which we cannot accept responsibility.
5. PUBLIC IFORUMS/CHAT CAFE/COMMENT CORNER/COMMUNITY
SUPPORT, Ask the Expert
Throughout the IranDokht various public forums
such as chat Café, Comment Corner, Community Support, Ask
the Expert areas and various question and answer areas are available
to you as a registered IranDokht member. Please remember that any
information you disclose in these public forum areas becomes public
information and is immediately accessible on the IranDokht, so it
is important for you to exercise discretion and appropriate caution
when deciding to reveal personal information in these areas. IranDokht
may decide to utilize the content of Q&A's, interactions with
experts, and/or chat café, Comment corner, and Community
Support throughout the IranDokht and in promotions in order to enhance
IranDokht editorial, advertising, promotional and similar activities.
We may credit you for these and therefore encourage you to use care
in protecting your identity when you choose a member name and to
keep your member name confidential.
6. Order forms and transactions with e-commerce
partners and advertisers
The information provided via order forms is
generally shared with advertisers and partners on an aggregated
basis. In the event that an advertiser or partner wishes to offer
free samples, or provide information about products and services
and to do so requires personally identifiable information, IranDokht
will provide you with the ability to "opt-in" and will
an IranDokht member or visitor to submit or receive information,
as the case may be, generally defines "opt-in" as any
When you provide personal financial and other personally identifiable
information to one of IranDokht's e-commerce partners, this transaction
will occur on the e-commerce partner's site, not the IranDokht and
as such the financial and personally identifiable information you
that e-commerce partner. It is important therefore that you familiarize
you transact business.
7. Change/modify/archived information
IranDokht provides you with the ability to
access, correct or change certain information in your member portrait
at any time, including contact information or other information
you've provided to us. However, you cannot currently change your
member name although you may re-register and choose a new name.
To review, modify or delete your member information, please Log
In and then Click Up Date Information. Please be advised that IranDokht
currently archives information it collects on its members and visitors.
8. Guidelines regarding children
Personal information about children is a concern
for all of us. At IranDokht, we take the protection of children's
privacy very seriously. IranDokht does not encourage participation
or visitation by children. Visitors who are known to be under the
age of 13 are prohibited from becoming a member. Anyone under the
age of eighteen is discouraged from participating in any sex related
chats or discussions and we ask that no one less than eighteen years
of age become a community volunteer.
IranDokht reserves the right, without notice
IranDokht will give you as much notice as possible prior to making
any amendments, but prior notice may not always be feasible for
Web Sites and it will become effective from the time of posting.
you have read the latest version and you understand what we do with
your personal information.
If you have any queries or problems with regard
information please write to us here.
Terms & Conditions
1. User Terms
1.1 In accordance with the following user
terms ('User Terms'), IranDokht grants you as an authorized user
('Authorized User' or 'you') of this IranDokht.com Web Site ('Web
Site') certain rights (as set out below) and in return you agree
to perform certain obligations.
1.2 Please read these User Terms carefully. They are a legal document
and, by your continued use of the Web Site, you agree to be bound
by these User Terms. In particular, you agree that you have read
and understood the following Clauses:
· Clause 6 - Your Responsibilities
· Clause 7 - Consent to use Your Personal Information
· Clause 8 - Limitation of Liability
1.3 If you do not agree with these User Terms and do not wish to
be bound by them, please exit this Web Site and do not use the Web
Site in the future.
1.4 The goods and services ("Merchandise") which may be
purchased by you from companies other than IranDokht ("Merchants")
via third party web sites linked to this Web Site are subject to
separate terms and conditions between you and the applicable Merchant.
You acknowledge that the applicable Merchant (and not IranDokht)
is solely responsible for the fulfillment of orders for any Merchandise
and for its quality, suitability and fitness for purpose. You also
acknowledge that the selection of any Merchant or the purchase of
any item of Merchandise from the information available on the Web
Site or the Merchant's web sites is solely your choice. Any disputes
or questions relating to the Merchandise shall be directed to the
Merchant in question and you acknowledge that IranDokht shall have
no responsibility, obligations or liability in relation to the Merchandise.
1.5 If you register for any prize competitions, promotions or other
give-aways on the Web Site separate Competition Rules, which are
located on the Web Site, shall also apply in addition to the remainder
of these User Terms.
2. License to Use Material on Web Site
2.1 IranDokht grants to you a personal,
non-exclusive, non-transferable, royalty-free license to use all
the material on the Web Site (including but not limited to: software,
documentation, text, pictures, sounds, graphics, articles, video
or audio clips, and advertising material) ('IranDokht Material')
on the basis set out in Clause 2.2.
2.2 You are entitled to access, download and transmit (for the purposes
expressly permitted in these User Terms) and store the IranDokht
Material for your own personal, non-commercial use provided that
you do not:
2.2.1 Display notices relating to the ownership of copyright or
other Intellectual Property Rights (as defined in Clause 3.1 below)
in the IranDokht Material;
2.2.2 modify, translate, reverse engineer, reproduce, decompile,
disassemble (except as expressly permitted by law) or create derivative
works of any of the IranDokht Material;
2.2.3 rent, lease, sub-license, loan, copy or give or transfer any
rights in the IranDokht Material in any form, to any person or entity
without the prior written consent of IranDokht.
3. Ownership of Intellectual Property Rights
3.1 Notwithstanding the limited rights
granted to you in accordance with Clause 2, IranDokht, or IranDokht's
suppliers, subcontractors and agents (collectively 'IranDokht Contractors')
(as applicable) shall retain all ownership, title and interest in
the intellectual property rights contained in the IranDokht Material
(including but not limited to copyright, database rights, trade
marks, patents, service marks, design rights (whether register able
or otherwise) know-how, trade or business names, domain names, goodwill
associated with any of the foregoing and other similar rights or
obligations whether register able or not in any jurisdiction in
the world ('Intellectual Property Rights').
3.2 You agree that any material (including any Intellectual Property
Rights in such material), including but not limited to chat Cafe,
Comment Corner, news letters, Support Groups, articles submitted
for publication on the Web Site, or in using any of the Web Site
Services ("User Generated Content") may be retained as
the property of IranDokht. IranDokht shall have no obligations with
regard to the User Generated Content to monitor the User Generated
Content to ensure that it complies with applicable laws or regulations.
You remain solely responsible for the User Generated Content in
accordance with Clause 6.
4. Duration of User Terms and Termination
4.1 These User Terms are binding upon you immediately.
You accept them by your use of this Web Site, and they will remain
in force until the earlier of the following:
4.1.1 you breach any of the terms of the license granted to you
in accordance with Clause 2;
4.1.2 IranDokht terminates these User Terms by notice to you at
any time in accordance with Clause 9.2; or
4.1.3 you terminate these User Terms by notice to IranDokht at any
time in accordance with Clause 9.1.
4.2 In the event that these User Terms are terminated for any of
the reasons stated above you agree to comply with the following
4.2.1 the license granted to you in accordance with Clause 2 shall
be terminated forthwith and you shall have no further rights to
use the IranDokht Material;
4.2.2 you must delete or destroy any of the IranDokht Material stored
by you in electronic or hard copy form as soon as reasonably practicable;
4.2.3 you will have no further rights to access or use the Web Site
or the Web Site Services
5. IranDokht's Responsibilities
5.1 IranDokht undertakes to use commercially
reasonable endeavors to prevent breaches of security of the Web
5.2 IranDokht makes no representation or warranty that the Web Site
or services offered via the Web Site (i.e. Chat Cafe, Comment Corner,
Support Group, (except any Merchandise made available by Merchants
via links to this Web Site, which are subject to the separate Merchant
terms and conditions as mentioned in Clause 1.4)) ('Web Site Services')
will be accessible, or useable by you or error free. IranDokht takes
no liability for any failure or interruption of the Web Site or
any inability to access or use the Web Site or any features, products
or services on the Web Site.
5.3 IranDokht reserves the right, without notice to you, to remove
any IranDokht Material from the Web Site or to suspend or alter
the operation of the Web Site or any Web Site Services, at its sole
discretion or for legal or technical reasons. IranDokht will give
you as much notice as possible prior to taking any of the actions
described in this Clause, but prior notice may not always be feasible
for a variety of reasons.
6. Your Responsibilities
6.1 You agree that you are responsible for
the security and use of any user names or passwords needed to access
or use the Web Site or any Web Site Services. You must take all
reasonable steps to ensure that these user names and passwords are
kept confidential and secure and you do not allow any unauthorized
person to access the Web Site or any of the Web Site Services using
your user name or password. You take full responsibility for all
information and instructions transmitted through the Web Site using
your user name and/ or password. All such information will be considered
sent and authorized by you.
6.2 You agree that you will not use the Web Site or any of the Web
Site Services as follows:
6.2.1 to send, receive, upload, download, store, use, distribute
or publish any material that is offensive, partisan, abusive, indecent,
defamatory, obscene, or in breach of any other person's Intellectual
Property Rights or breaches any obligation of confidentiality by
which you are bound.
6.2.2 to send or distribute multiple unsolicited emails or messages
('Spam') or to cause any other person annoyance, inconvenience or
6.2.3 for any purposes connected to any business, including sending
any unsolicited advertisements or promotional material.
6.3 You agree to indemnify IranDokht against any claims, costs,
expenses or legal proceedings caused as a result of your use of
the Web Site or Web Site Services in contravention of Clauses 6.1
and 6.2, further in these circumstances, IranDokht shall be entitled
to treat the contravention as a material breach of these User Terms
and terminate the User Terms and any access permission granted to
you by IranDokht forthwith, without notice to you.
7. Consent to Use Your Personal Information
7.1 You acknowledge that in the course of registering
and using this Web Site and the Web Site Services, certain personal
information or data about you will be captured electronically or
otherwise and transmitted to IranDokht or IranDokht Contractors.
By accepting these User Terms, you expressly agree to transfer such
personal information or data to IranDokht or IranDokht Contractors
to use, store and process the personal information for the purposes
of providing the services offered on this Web Site, or any other
connected IranDokht Web Sites.
7.2 You may revoke the consents given above in Clauses 7.1 and 7.2
by giving notice to IranDokht in accordance with Clause 9.1, but
in those circumstances you must exit the Web Site and will have
no further rights to access the Web Site or use the Web Site Services.
7.3 For more information about the purposes for which IranDokht
may use your personal information, please read IranDokht's Privacy
Policy displayed on this Web Site.
8. Limitation of Liability
8.1 IranDokht does not limit its liability
for death or personal injury to the extent only that it arises as
a result of the negligence of IranDokht, its employees, or IranDokht
Contractors, and the remainder of this Clause 8 shall not apply
to such liability.
8.2 To the extent that IranDokht is deemed by a court of competent
jurisdiction to have any liability to you in contract, tort (including
negligence) or otherwise in relation to this Web Site or the Web
Site Services, IranDokht's entire liability shall be limited to
£1,000 for any one incident or series of related incidents
and up to £2,000 for all incidents in any period of 12 months.
8.3 IranDokht shall not be liable to you in contract, tort, negligence
(other than fraudulent or negligent misrepresentations) or otherwise
8.3.1 any economic loss, (including without limitation, loss of
revenue, business, contracts, profits or anticipated savings);
8.3.2 any loss of goodwill or reputation;
8.3.3 any loss of data; or
8.3.4 any special, indirect or consequential loss.
8.4 The express terms of these User Terms are in lieu of all warranties,
conditions, undertakings, terms, and obligations implied by statute,
common law, usage, course of dealing or otherwise, all of which
are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.
8.5 The Web Site may contain links to third party web sites, which
are controlled and operated, by parties other than IranDokht. The
links will let you leave the Web Site and IranDokht is not responsible
for any contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked
site. The inclusion of any link on the Web Site does not imply endorsement
by IranDokht of the linked site. If you decide to access linked
third party web sites, you do so at your own risk.
9.1 You may send a legal notice to IranDokht,
or any questions you may have concerning these User Terms by writing at here.
IranDokht may send you notice by general notice on this Web Site,
by email to your email address on record with IranDokht, or by post
to the geographical address on record with IranDokht. Such notice
will be effective if sent by email or posted on the Web Site, 1
day from the date it was sent or posted on the Web Site. If sent
by regular post, it will be effective 3 days after posting by IranDokht.
10.1 These User Terms form the entire agreement
between you and IranDokht and supersede any other oral or written
communications, agreements or representations with respect to your
use of this Web Site and Web Site Services.
10.2 IranDokht reserves the right to add to or change the terms
of these User Terms in its sole discretion without prior notice
to you. All changes to the User Terms will be effective once posted
on the Web Site. IranDokht will provide as much notice as possible
prior to making any changes to the User Terms on the Web Site, but
prior notice may not always be feasible for a variety of reasons.
IranDokht as acceptance of the amended User Terms will regard your
continued use of the Web Site or the Web Site Services following
IranDokht's posting of such changes. If you do not agree to be bound
by the amended User Terms you should exit the Web Site and not access
or use the Web Site in the future.
10.3 Nothing in these User Terms affects your statutory rights as
10.4 If any part of these User Terms is held by a court of competent
jurisdiction to be unenforceable, the validity of the remainder
of these User Terms will not be affected.
10.5 You acknowledge that IranDokht has entered into these User
Terms for its own benefit.
10.6 Subject to Clause 10.5, a person who is not a party to these
User Terms has no right to enforce any term of these User Terms
but this does not affect any right or remedy of a third party, which
exists or is available.
10.7 If IranDokht or any IranDokht Contractor is unable to perform
any obligation under these User Terms because of a matter beyond
its reasonable control, including (but not limited to) fire, flood,
explosion, war, civil disorder, industrial disputes (whether or
not involving its employees), or other disasters or governmental
laws and regulations imposed after the fact, or events beyond the
reasonable control of IranDokht or the IranDokht Contractors, neither
IranDokht nor any IranDokht Contractor will have any liability for
that failure to perform.
10.8 Your use of the Internet is solely at your risk and subject
to all applicable laws, and IranDokht has no responsibility for
any information, software, services or other materials accessed
or obtained by you using the Internet.
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