Terms Of Use


Dear Artist and Customer


Welcome to partofscience.com. Thank you for choosing our website and service.

Please read the Terms of Agreement before continuing on this site.

The text below outlines the Terms of Agreement for all features of the site (www.partofscience.com)

You may also wish to review our Privacy Policy, which has detailed information towards the handling of any personal information that you have provided to us.


It all comes down to a few key points which we will specifically highlight for you.


Terms of Agreement and Privacy Policy


Yes, I Accept these Terms of Agreement

By using this website (www.partofscience.com) you agree and acknowledge that you have read and accept this Agreement completely and agree to be bound by its Terms. These Terms of Agreement apply to all users of the website and the webshop, including users with paid accounts.


You are always responsible

pArt of Science reserves the right to modify and replace the terms of this Agreement at any time. You shall be responsible for reviewing and becoming familiar with any such modifications. 


The website

pArt of Science provides an online service and we require users to provide personal information when registering to receive our services. All information provided by users is collected, used, maintained, shared and destroyed in accordance with pArt of Science Privacy Policy:


Licence 

pArt of Science grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable right to use the website and service, solely for your own personal purposes subject to the terms of this Agreement. All rights not expressly granted to you are reserved by pArt of Science. You shall not, sublicense, sell, resell, transfer, assign, distribute or otherwise commercially exploit or make available to any third party in any way.


You are not allowed to copy and redistribute from this site 

You may use the service only for personal purposes and shall not: send spam or otherwise duplicative or unsolicited messages in violation of applicable laws; (ii) send infringing, obscene, threatening, libelous, or otherwise unlawful or tortuous material, including material harmful to children or violate third party privacy rights; (iii) send or store material containing software viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other harmful computer code, files, scripts, agents or programs; (iv) interfere with or disrupt the integrity or performance of the Service or the data contained therein; or (v) attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service or its related systems or networks.


The Website and Service 

pArt of Science is providing this website as an "as is, as available” basis without representation or warranty of any kind. pArt of Science does not guarantee as to the continuous availability of the service or of any specific feature(s) of the service. pArt of Science will inform you of any significant changes to the service it may occasionally make. pArt of Science may impose usage or service limits, suspend service, or block certain kinds of usage and users at our sole discretion.  pArt of Science is not responsible for any failures to maintain the confidentiality, security, accuracy or quality of your data, messages or pages whether or not related to interruptions or performance issues.


You can not do illegal actions via our Website 

You are solely responsible for your Art. pArt of Science may not be used to misrepresent or to act on behalf of others. All messages you transmit through our website shall identify You as the sender. You may not: 

Alter the attribution of origin in electronic mail messages or posting. 

Use the website for commercial gain

Use pArt of Science to mask their identity for illegal or malicious purposes.

Distribute copyright-protected material to third partys

Take any action that results in an unreasonable load on pArt of Science infrastructure.

Use any 3rd party software to interfere with or attempt to interfere with the website.

You shall at all times abide by all applicable local, state, national and foreign laws, treaties and regulations in connection with your use of the website, including those related to data privacy, international communications and the transmission of technical or personal data. 

If pArt of Science is contacted with a complaint regarding or arising from your use of the Services, pArt of Science may deem your service usage in violation of this Agreement and terminate your account without notice.


Respect our idea and the pArt of Science philosophy!


Trademark

pArt of Science graphics, logos, designs, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are trademarks of pArt of Science. pArt of Science ‘s trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service without the prior written consent of pArt of Science. pArt of Science images and icons may used by third party sites in connection with providing appropriate links to the pArt of Science website, after written approval from pArt of Science.


Copyright

It is pArt of Science’s policy to respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement. Scientific copyright will be handled according to the employers/license agreement regulations. Contact your employer if you are not familiar with the ownership of copyright of your scientific photographic material.

Once you have uploaded your scientific photographic material, you will still own the copyright. However, we are not responsible for any claims from scientific journals, employers or funding agencies. 

It is always the Artists responsibility to upload scientific photographic material


We are allowed to close down your personal account

And you agree that pArt of Science, in its sole discretion, for any or no reason, and without penalty, may terminate or suspend your use of the website, either as Artist or Customer at any time. pArt of Science may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue the services in their entirety, or any part thereof, with or without notice.


Acces to services

pArt of Science’s access as an Artist or Custumor is granted immediately upon confirmation. However, this may take up to 72 hours. You will receive a confirmation, at which point you will be able to log-in to pArt of Science, and use the services.


pArt of Science is not liable if something goes really wrong and pArt of Science makes no representation, warranty, or guarantee as to the reliability, timeliness, quality, suitability, availability, accuracy or completeness of the services. pArt of Science does not represent or warrant that (a) the use of the wervices and website will be secure, timely, uninterrupted or error-free or operate in combination with any other hardware, software, system or data, (b) the service will meet your requirements or expectations (c) errors or defects will be corrected, or (d) the Services are free of viruses or other harmful components. The service is provided by pArt of Science on a basis without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, including without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of third-party rights, are hereby disclaimed to the maximum extent permitted by law. You expressly agree that use of the services and website is at your sole risk.


pArt of Science is still not liable; our maximum cost is the fees you have paid- In no event shall pArt of Science be liable under contract, tort, strict liability, negligence or any other legal theory with respect to the services for any lost profits or special, indirect, incidental, punitive, or consequential damages of any kind whatsoever. Notwithstanding the foregoing, in no event shall the total liability of pArt of Science for all damages, losses and causes of action whether in contract, tort including negligence, or otherwise, exceed the aggregate dollar amount paid by the User claimant to pArt of Science in the twelve months prior to the claimed loss, damages or other such alleged event giving rise to the basis of claim.


You hereby expressly and irrevocably release and forever discharge pArt of Science its affiliated and associated companies, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, independent and dependent contractors, licensees, successors and assigns of and from any and all actions, causes of action, suits, proceedings, liability, debts, judgments, claims and demands whatsoever in law or equity which you ever had, now have, or hereafter can, shall or may have, for or by reason of, or arising directly or indirectly out of your use of the services.


You hereby agree to indemnify and hold harmless pArt of Science its affiliated and associated companies, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, independent and dependent contractors, licensees, successors and assigns from and against all claims, losses, expenses, damages and costs (including, but not limited to, direct, incidental, consequential, exemplary and indirect damages), and reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from or arising out of (i) a breach of this Agreement, (ii) the use of the Services, by You or any person using your account, or (iii) any violation of any rights of a third party.


You’re on the hook for our costs if your use of the services drags us into court.


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