THE PRESENT TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE SHALL APPLY TO ANY USE OF THE SITE BY ANY USER, VISITOR, SUBSCRIBER OR ORGANIZATION (PLEASE SEE DEFINITIONS, BELOW).
ANY VISIT TO OR USE OF THE SITE IMPLIES ACCEPTANCE OF THE LATEST VERSION OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE, PRIVACY POLICIES OR ANY OTHER TERMS AND CONDITIONS APPLICABLE TO A SPECIFIC USE OF THE SITE.
ANY INDIVIDUAL VISITING OR USING THE SITE ON BEHALF OF ANY ENTITY, BY SO DOING GUARANTEES THAT THE INDIVIDUAL IS DULY AUTHORIZED TO ACCEPT THE TERMS ON BEHALF OF THE ENTITY.
ALVARUM TAKES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ACTIONS TAKEN BY PARTIES WHO FAIL TO MEET THIS CONDITION OR FAIL TO ABIDE BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE AND CANNOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR SUCH ACTIONS OR OMISSIONS.
The Site is operated by Alvarum SAS, a Corporation governed by the laws of France, registered under RCS Number Paris 499 694 024 with registered office at:
19 rue Martel 75010 Paris
Director of Publication (Directeur de la Publication): Guillaume Desnoës
Account – Registered space on the Site managed by Subscriber using a login and password and allowing for the exchange of information, collection of funds coaching and any other transaction or interaction legally provided for on the Site and/or Alvarum Services .
Subscriber – Any individual or entity with an Account on the Site.
Alvarum SAS – A corporation established in France and governed by the laws of France. (See above).
Alvarum Services – includes the software, products and range of services, including but not limited to online communication tools, fund raising tools coaching for participant recruitment, communication platform and any other service provided for by Alvarum SAS on the Site.
Organization – Any juridical person, organization, foundation, association or similar non-profit entity that benefits from or seeks to benefit from fund raising and for all other Alvarum Services.
Site – The Alvarum website available at www.alvarum.com and its URL address extensions.
User – An individual, representing himself or any other Organization, corporation, association, foundation or other legal entity that visits the Site.
Visitor – Any individual or entity navigating to the Site for any purpose whatsoever who is not a Subscriber, or User.
The Alvarum Site is aimed at facilitating relationships and collaboration among people, companies, event organizers, foundations and non-profit organizations in order to create awareness and raise funds for non-profit organizations and their fundraising projects.
Alvarum SAS provides services such as:
- Online communication (content publication, information sharing, messages sending, or other types of communication permitted by Alvarum SAS)
- Fundraising and online registration for Events for Organizations: click here to access Alvarum Fundraising Terms and Conditions of use,
- Coaching and promotion
4.1 Content published by Alvarum SAS on the Site
By visiting or using the Site, Users, Visitors, Subscribers, Organizations or others do not acquire any intellectual property rights or any rights whatsoever on any content on the Site, including but not limited to, pictures, brands, slogans, drawings, text, logos, functionalities, data, software or any other property which is the sole property of Alvarum SAS.
As a result, no User, Visitor, Organization, Subscriber or others is allowed to use, reproduce, distribute, copy, change, translate or create any derivative product of any of the content of the Site without prior written consent of Alvarum SAS.
The only items that Users or Subscribers are allowed to copy, use or reproduce are promotion tools explicitly designated for that purpose by Alvarum SAS on the Site.
In particular, Users must not change, copy, download, transfer, make commercial use of and/or distribute in any manner Alvarum Services, the content or pages of the Site, the software code or the content edited by other Users on the Site.
4.2. Rights granted to Users
The rights granted to Users are strictly limited to those items necessary to identify an Organization and for proper and efficient use of Alvarum Services. Any other use requires the authorization of Alvarum SAS and/or the Organizations.
4.3. Content published by Users
During the hosting period of the User’s content and in the strict context of the functionalities rendering the Site accessible, the User authorizes Alvarum SAS to reproduce the User’s content and, should the need arise, to modify the format for this purpose.
The User is therefore informed that, given the intrinsic characteristics of the internet, the Data transmitted are not protected against the risks of misuse or pirating, of which Alvarum SAS cannot be held liable. It is the User’s responsibility, therefore, to take all appropriate measure to protect the User’s data.
Users can request that Alvarum SAS discontinue use of User’s content upon simple request at http://support.alvarum.com
The rights granted are valid for all jurisdictions and are granted as long as the User is registered with the Alvarum Site.
5. Use of the services
5.1 Content published by Users
By using the Site, Users acknowledge and accept that it is the User’s sole responsibility to assure that the content the User edits or publishes on the Site, on forums, pages or other spaces on the Site is legal, complies with accepted moral standard, respects third party intellectual property and causes no personal injury or offense.
In our position of host of the Site, we have the duty to store your connection data, which will be handled in accordance with the dispositions of the Laws of France in this respect (see Privacy Policies).
In particular, the content published by Users must not damage the image of the Organizations or Alvarum SAS.
In case Users damage the image of an Organization or the image of Alvarum SAS, or violate any right of an Organization or Alvarum SAS, through conduct acts or omissions within the content published by the User on the Site, they will be held liable for the prejudice and will indemnify Alvarum SAS for any losses, penalties or prejudice resulting from the content published by the User.
The User acknowledges and accepts that Alvarum SAS can withdraw the content created by Users and hosted by Alvarum SAS, in particular, but not limited to cases where the content published on the pages is defamatory, not in accordance with the Terms and Conditions of Use, insulting, cause personal or other injury.
Alvarum SAS reserves the right to remove, without notice and without liability:
- content that is, for example, not in accordance with the Terms and Conditions of Use, defamatory, insulting or cause injury,
- access to the User’s Account if the said User violated the present Terms and Conditions of Use.
5.2. Confidentiality of password and login data
While using Alvarum Services, the User may create an Account. Alvarum SAS will provide a login and a password that may be chosen by the User. The login and password enabling the User and/or Subscriber to connect to the Site and Account, edit content, access data, engage and enable transactions and functionalities are confidential and under the sole responsibility of the User and/or Subscriber.
Alvarum SAS cannot be held liable for the loss by the User and/or Subscriber of any login and/or password or any use by an unauthorized third party or any resulting damages.
6. Warranties and liabilities
To use the services, Users must have an internet connection. The User will connect to the service at User’s own cost.
Due to the nature of the services provided and the technical risks specific to the Internet network, Alvarum SAS cannot guarantee permanent functioning of Alvarum Services. Alvarum SAS cannot be held liable for the unavailability, interruption or malfunction of Alvarum Services and in particular when Alvarum Services are under maintenance..
Alvarum SAS’s liability is limited to the services it provides as Alvarum Services. Alvarum SAS cannot be held liable for any indirect loss or damage that could result from the use of Alvarum Services and in particular losses related to expected turnover or profits, brand image, customers, computing equipment or software, reputation, goodwill or any other asset or interest intellectual property or otherwise.
The User, Visitor, Subscriber and/or Organization acknowledges and accepts responsibility for the computing equipment and software used by the User, Visitor, Subscriber and/or Organization to access the Site and/or engage or use Alvarum Services including any damage that may result from hardware or software negatively affecting the Site through use by the User, Visitor, Subscriber and/or Organization.
The Site hosts content published by Users and/or Subscribers and Organizations. As host, Alvarum SAS cannot be held liable for editing or producing content published by any User, Visitor, Subscriber or Organization. In particular, Alvarum SAS accepts no responsibility and cannot be held liable for hyperlinks posted on the Site or the target content that can be accessed through those links.
A link directing to a third party website published by a User, Visitor, Subscriber and/or Organization or any third party on any portion of the Site does not imply that Alvarum SAS approves of, sponsors or in any other way endorses the products, content or offers contained on or alluded to on that site or that site’s underlying sponsor or owner or any person or entity that runs, owns or manages the third party site or the third party site’s content.
Any User, Visitor, Subscriber and/or Organization that uses the Site to communicate information of any type, including but not limited to personal or corporate profiles, personnel or financial information or any other information about that or any other User, Visitor, Subscriber and/or Organization, by using the Site to communicate such information, affirms and guarantees the veracity of that information and further affirms and guarantees the veracity of any information pertaining to an organization, group, association, person whether natural or juridical, and further affirms that the User, Visitor, Subscriber and/or Organization or third party is duly authorized to communicate such information on the Site.
Alvarum SAS is not responsible for any statement, affirmation or other information communicated by a User, Visitor, Subscriber and/or Organization on the Site including the statements made, information shared or posted, actions or omissions made on behalf of any person or organization whether or not that person or organization is a User, Visitor, Subscriber and/or Organization or other visitor to the Site.
Each User, Visitor, Subscriber and/or Organization guarantees and commits to reimburse Alvarum SAS for any and all costs associated with any legal action, court decision or any action of any other adjudicating body condemning Alvarum SAS, seeking to condemn or finding Alvarum SAS liable for any action taken or content published or edited by a User, Visitor, Subscriber and/or Organization on the Site which costs include legal fees, court costs or other costs associated with final settlement of the matter..
Alvarum SAS is not and cannot be held liable to any User, Subscriber, Visitor or Organization or any third party except as to commitments made in the present Terms and Conditions of Use.
The User acknowledges and accepts that Alvarum SAS cannot be held liable for the veracity, nature or integrity of the Organization raising funds through Alvarum Services. By using the Site, Users, Subscribers and Visitors acknowledge and accept that it is not possible for Alvarum SAS to assure User, Organization or Visitor compliance with the existing laws, rules and regulations regarding Non-Profits.
Alvarum Fundraising acts in the capacity of a service provider and thus cannot be held liable for false information disclosed by Organizations.
7 Common Clauses
7.1 Invalidity of one or more clauses
If one or more clauses within the Terms and Conditions of Use are found to be invalid, this shall not render the Terms and Conditions of Use null and void.
The computer registers stored on Alvarum SAS’s systems in accordance with standard safety practices shall be deemed proof of communication, agreement and payment between parties, unless proved otherwise
7.3 Governing Law
This Agreement as to the Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by the Law of France. The Tribunal de Commerce de Paris shall be the sole body with jurisdiction to hear matters arising from the Terms and Conditions of Use.
This choice of jurisdiction can be modified upon agreement by the parties, for example, as provided for on order forms used by Users, Subscribers or Organizations to subscribe to Alvarum Services.
7.4. Amendments to this agreement
Alvarum SAS may at any time amend the present Terms and Conditions of Use as well as the functionalities and Alvarum Services without prior notice.
All changes will take effect immediately.
It is the responsibility of each User, Subscriber, Visitor and/or Organization to check the latest version of the Terms and Conditions of Use. In any case, the use of the services by the User, Subscriber, Visitor or Organization implies acceptance of the latest version of the Terms and Conditions of Use.
The modifications made to the Terms and Conditions of Use will be highlighted during a short period of time in order to provide the User an opportunity to easily identify any modifications made by Alvarum SAS.
It is the responsibility of each User, Subscriber and/or Organization to maintain up to date contact information.
The present Terms and Conditions of Use will remain applicable for the duration of any party’s use of the Alvarum Services, including the duration of any Account, or interaction as User, Visitor, Subscriber or Organization, subject to updates to the latest version of the Terms and Conditions of Use.
Alvarum SAS reserves the right to suspend any Account at any time for any reason, without prior notice, in case of breach of the present terms and conditions.
Alvarum SAS cannot be held liable for any action taken to terminate an Account.