Terms of Service

PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU HAVE TO READ THIS TERMS OF SERVICE BEFORE USING THE SERVICES OFFERED BY TRUST HAU. THIS AGREEMENT SETS FORTH THE LEGALLY BINDING TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AT “WWW.TRUSTHAU.NET” AND THE SERVICE OWNED AND OPERATED BY TRUST HAU.

BY USING THE SITE OR SERVICE IN ANY MANNER, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO VISITING OR BROWSING THE SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS AGREEMENT. THIS AGREEMENT APPLIES TO ALL USER OF THE SITE OR SERVICE, INCLUDING USERS WHO ARE ALSO CONTRIBUTORS OF CONTENT ON THE SITE.

If you do not understand and agree to these Terms of Service, please do not use the trusthau.net Site or any Services (as defined below), and do not register to be a member of trusthau.net.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding these Terms of Service, please let us know by contacting us. Do not use the Services until these questions and concerns have been answered to your satisfaction, and you agree to abide by the terms and conditions of these Terms of Service.

Trust Hau, constituted in 2011, July the 12th with operational offices in Cape Town, 29 Prestwich Street, operates www.trusthau.net (the “Website”). These are the general Terms of Service, which govern your use of the Website.

1. Acceptance of Terms of Service

Trust Hau provides the trusthau.net Services described below to you the “User” subject to the following Terms of Service, which terms also incorporate all other operating rules, policies and procedures that may be published on the site, each of which is incorporated by reference. By accessing and using the Website Services you accept these Terms of Service and agree to be bound by the Terms of Service and provisions. Your use of the Website implies you agree to have these Terms of Service apply.

2. Modification of Term of Service

Trust Hau may modify, change, add or remove portions of these Terms of Services at any time, without prior or posterior notification to the User.

You can always view the most current version of these Terms of Services on the website. You can determine when these Terms of Services were last revised by referring to the "Last Updated" date at the bottom of this document. If you are using the Website after the Last Updated date, you're acknowledging that you agree to have the updated or revised Terms of Services apply.

3. Services

The Website provides a social network service to allow users to create projects to pool resources, money or personal commitment to take action and achieve a shared goal. For this purpose the Website offers several services to Users, including but not limited to:

- Creation of a project, with contents provided by you

- Search engine for locating projects

- View of selected projects

- Management of the projects you have created

- Management of the projects you have decided to follow

- Making of pledges and support of projects

- Review pledges offered by Users to projects you have created

- Linking and establishing of dialogue between Trust Hau Users.

Under the conditions of these Terms of Services registered users are allowed to create and manage up to three projects and to upload a maximum amount of 10 mega bites of digital contents, with a maximum file size of 10 megabytes, all for free.

The Trust Hau service for transferring money between users is free. Users will only be charged for the amount corresponding to the financial transaction costs, rounded up to one Euro.

All transactions in Trust Hau are kept in Euro and different currencies converted to Euro by using the exchange rates as provided by the financial institutions used by Trust Hau for receiving money from the users. Users will be able to view the estimated corresponding value in Euro of their donations by means of the services provided by www.webservicex.net, that provides the indicative exchange rate at the expected date of the donation.

4. Modification of the Website Services

Trust Hau may change the services offered without prior or posterior notification to the User, including without limitation, the availability of any feature, database or content, at any time. Trust Hau may also impose limits on certain features and services, or restrict your access to parts or all of the Service without notice or liability.

5. Privacy policy

Data submitted during registration and other personal data is subject to the Trust Hau Privacy Policy.

Our Privacy Policy and Guidelines govern the use of the Website Services. You agree to use and share your information, as set forth in the Privacy Policy, which may be amended by us from time to time in our discretion. When using particular Services (as defined below), you will be subject to any posted terms or guidelines applicable to such services, and any other terms or conditions applicable to Services provided by or in conjunction with any of the Website content and service partners. The Privacy Policy and any posted terms or guidelines are hereby incorporated by reference into these Terms of Service.

6. Use of Services

The Website is intended for non-commercial use. By using the Website, you agree to abide by these Terms of Service.

You are responsible for all of your activity in connection with the Service.

You may access the Website and use the Services for non-commercial purposes only. Use of the Services is void where prohibited. By accessing or otherwise using the Website Site and/or Services, you are acknowledging and agreeing, and representing and warranting that (i) you have read, understand, and agree to be legally bound and to abide by these Terms of Service, just as if you had signed a written agreement; (ii) you have the right, authority and capacity to enter into this agreement and to abide by all the terms and conditions of these Terms of Service; and (iii) if you are acting on the behalf of any person or entity, you are authorized to act on behalf of such party.

You must be an individual of 18 years of age or older to register or use the Services. If you are not yet 18 years old, do not use the Services.

If you are a parent or guardian: Parents and guardians are advised to exercise supervision over their children's on-line activities. If you do not agree to these Terms of Service, do not let your child use the Services. If you have any further questions about our Services please contact us. If you are the parent or guardian of a child under 18 and believe that he or she is using the Services, please contact us.

Parents/Guardians – it's up to you to keep an eye on your child's use of the Website. Trust Hau is not responsible for monitoring or filtering its content.

Notice to parents/guardians: Portions of the Website include user-generated-content, which may comprise mature subject matter. Trust Hau assumes no responsibility for filtering or monitoring the content viewed by its members; accordingly minor members' parents or guardians shall be solely responsible for filtering and/or monitoring their child's use of the Website and/or Services.

We reserve the right, at any time, to: modify or discontinue some or all of the Services, including, but not limited to (i) restricting the time the Services are available, (ii) restricting the amount of use of the Services permitted, and (iii) restricting or terminating any user's right to use the Services, with or without notice. You agree that neither we nor any of our affiliates shall be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Services, in whole or in part, or of any service, content or feature offered through the Services, however caused including negligent conduct or omission on the part of Trust Hau or its agents or employees. Your continued use of the Services following the posting of changes to these Terms of Services will constitute your acceptance of such changes.

Subject to the above, the terms and conditions set forth herein, and any applicable third party restrictions, Trust Hau grants you a revocable, non-transferable, non-exclusive and non-sublicensable limited right and license to view, use and access the Services; to incidentally view, print and download the images, text, graphics, photographs, audio, video and other content, to the extent made available by the Website for such purposes, solely for your informational purposes and for your immediate, private and non-commercial use. At all times you must retain all Trust Hau or third party copyright and proprietary notices contained in the original materials or any copies thereof. Trust Hau reserves all rights to ownership or use not expressly stated herein.

7. Registration and Author identification

Trust Hau identifies the Author by the email and password provided during registration phase. After successful log-in all actions are considered to have been taken by the User.

The confidentiality of the email and password used to login at the Website is the sole responsibility of the User.

In the event of loss of the password by the User, Trust Hau may send a password recovery message to the email provided during registration. The guarantee that only the User may read this message is the sole responsibility of the User.

Trust Hau will offer no password recovery channel other than submission of a new password to the registered email.

To fully use the Website Services you need to register and become a member. When you register, you are asked to provide your name and surname. Trust Hau will use this information to display the content generated by you on the Website.

You agree that your name and surname are used by the Website Services to identify the contents you have generated. Please note that the public may view your name and surname.

If you elect to register to use the Services you agree to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Website registration form and (b) maintain and promptly update this data keeping it accurate. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, or incomplete, or Trust Hau has reasonable grounds to suspect that such is the case, Trust Hau has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Website and/or Services (or any portion thereof) by you.

In addition to any other data required for registration on the Website you will be required to choose a password. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any password you may use to access the Services, and agree not to transfer your e-mail or password, or lend or otherwise transfer your use of or access to the Services, to any third party. You are fully responsible for all activity that occurs in connection with your name or password. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your name or password or any other breach of security related to your account or the Services, and to ensure that you "log off" / exit from your account (if applicable) at the end of each session. We are not liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with any of the foregoing obligations, however caused including negligent conduct or omission on the part of Trust Hau or its agents or employees.

8. Storage of information and delivery. Termination of inactive accounts

We allocate a certain amount of storage space and bandwidth to users. We may change these amounts from time-to-time. Users accounts that are inactive for more than 90 days may be removed. We will send you an email before we take action.  Being active means visiting the site and logging in.

In the event of a suspension or deletion of an account, materials (whether videos, still images, Forum posts, submissions or other communications) may no longer be accessible.

User accounts may be archived, or materials may be purged at such time intervals as the Website or its third party service provider(s) determine in their sole discretion. Some materials may not be stored, served or processed due to space constraints, serving/bandwidth limitations or disruptions in the system(s). You agree that Trust Hau is not responsible or liable for the deletion or failure to store, serve or process any materials or other information, however caused including negligent conduct or omission on the part of Trust Hau or its agents or employees.

9. Projects

Trust Hau offers Users the ability to create "projects" focused on a particular area of interest, and also offers access to Forums as part of the Services. A "Forum" refers to a bulletin board, virtual community or other means for Users to engage in public commentary or discussion, which may be found in various areas of the Website including the projects. You may make "comments" throughout the Website, sharing your opinions about others' content or send messages to individual Users, as applicable. Projects pages, comments and Forums are offered for non-commercial use only.

PLEASE NOTE: other users can read the information and messages left on your project page. Use common sense to protect yourself and your personal information. Do not include any information on your profile that you do not want others to see.

As with all Services, your privilege to create projects, make comments and to participate in the Forums is dependent on your continued compliance with these Terms of Service, specifically including the COMMUNITY STANDARDS AND CONDUCT policy below. Trust Hau may revoke your privileges, terminate your registration/account, or take any other measures deemed by Trust Hau to be appropriate, in its sole discretion, to enforce these Terms of Service if violations are brought to our attention. You agree that Trust Hau may change, remove or replace any project for any reason. We may refuse to grant you, and you may not use, a project name that is already being used by other Users registered in the Website; that may be construed as impersonating a company or another person; that belongs to a company or another person; that violates the intellectual property or other rights of any entity or person; that is offensive; or that we reject for any other reason, within our sole discretion.

10. Privacy

You should consider all communications to be public and not private communications. Although Trust Hau reserves the right to remove, without notice any project or Forum posting for any reason, we have no obligation to delete content that you may find objectionable or offensive.

By placing content on the Website, you also give Users the right to view and use your content, as intended through the normal functionality of the Website.

Except as otherwise provided herein, any and all comments, suggestions, ideas, graphics, content, data and other information that you transmit to the Website through the Services shall remain your sole and exclusive property, and you shall be solely responsible of the consequences of posting or publishing it. All the material and contents published by you are subject to Trust Hau's COMMUNITY STANDARDS AND CONDUCT policy below.

By submitting your contents to the Website “Submission”, you hereby grant Trust Hau and its affiliates, successors and assigns a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sub-licensable (through multiple tiers) and transferable license (with a right to create derivative works), to use, copy, transmit or otherwise distribute, perform, modify, adapt, incorporate into other works, publicly perform and display your Submission or any portion thereof, in or through any medium, whether now known or hereafter created. In addition, you waive any and all so-called "moral rights" to Submissions. Trust Hau shall be entitled to use all or a portion of any Submission without compensation to the submitter.

You also grant each User of the Website and Services a non-exclusive license to access your Submission through the Website or any other access point authorized by Trust Hau, and to use, copy, transmit or otherwise distribute and display your Submission to the extent expressly authorized by Trust Hau on the Website and/or in this Terms of Services. None of the Submissions shall be subject to any obligation of confidence on the part of Trust Hau, and the Website shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of any Submissions.

11. Trust Hau Community standards and conduct policy

You agree that you are entirely responsible for any Submission that you post, e-mail or otherwise transmit to or via the Website or Services, whether publicly posted or privately transmitted.

You agree not to use the Website Services (including, without limitation, the Website and the Forums) to:

- Create projects linking to affiliate programs, multi-level marketing schemes, site/blogs repurposing existing stories (source hops), or off-topic content.

- With the exception of accessing RSS feeds, you will not use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access the Website for any purpose without our express written permission. Additionally, you agree that you will not: (i) take any action that imposes, or may impose, in our sole discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; (ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any activities conducted on the Site; or (iii) bypass any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Site.

- Upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Submission that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libellous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable.

- Harm minors in any way.

- Upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Submission that is pornographic or depicts a human being engaged in actual sexual conduct including but not limited to (i) sexual intercourse, including genital-genital, oral-genital, anal-genital, or oral-anal, whether between persons of the same or opposite sex, or (ii) bestiality, or (iii) masturbation, or (iv) sadistic or masochistic abuse, or (v) lascivious exhibition of the genitals or pubic area of any person.

- Impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Trust Hau official, forum leader, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity.

- Upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Submission that includes personal or identifying information about another person without that person's explicit consent.

- Forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Submission transmitted through the Service.

- Solicit other users of the Website to join or become members of any online or other service.

- Upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Submission that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements).

- Upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Submission that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party, or infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party, or Content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships.

- Upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation, except in those areas that are designated for such purpose.

- Upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Submission that constitutes or contains any form of advertising or solicitation if: posted in areas of the Website which are not designated for such purposes; or emailed to Website users who have not indicated in writing that they agree to be contacted about other services, products or commercial interests.

- Upload, post, e-mail or otherwise transmit any Submission that includes links to commercial services or web sites, except as allowed in "services".

- Upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Submission that advertises any illegal service or the sale of any items the sale of which is prohibited or restricted by any applicable law.

- Upload, post, e-mail or otherwise transmit any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, interfere with, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment.

- Disrupt the normal flow of dialogue with an excessive amount of Content (flooding attack) to the Service, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to use the Service.

- Interfere with or disrupt the Services or servers or networks connected to the Services, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks or third party providers connected to, or providing the Services.

- Intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, any rules of any national or other securities exchange and any regulations having the force of law.

- "Stalk" or otherwise harass another member or user of the Services; or

- Collect or store personal data about other users, or members.

- Contact anyone who has asked not to be contacted.

- Collect personal data about other users for commercial or unlawful purposes.

- Post irrelevant Content, repeatedly post the same or similar Content or otherwise impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure.

- Attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Website's computer systems or engage in any activity that disrupts, diminishes the quality of, interferes with the performance of, or impairs the functionality of the Service or the Website.

- Use any form of automated device or computer program that enables the submission of postings on the Website without each posting being manually entered by the author thereof (an "automated posting device"), including without limitation, the use of any such automated posting device to submit postings in bulk, or for automatic submission of postings at regular intervals.

- If you are an international user, you agree to comply with all local laws regarding online conduct and acceptable content.

- To violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).

12. Transactions between project members and organizations or individuals

THE WEBSITE acts as a facilitator between Users promoting projects and Users who commit resources, technical capacities or money. Trust Hau is not liable for any pledge offered by Users.

Trust Hau shall not be liable for your interactions with any organizations and/or individuals found on or through the Website Service. This includes, but is not limited to, delivery of goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with listings on the Website. Trust Hau does not oversee the performance or punctuality of projects. Trust Hau is not responsible for any damage or loss incurred as a result of any such dealings, however caused including negligent conduct or omission on the part of Trust Hau or its agents or employees. All dealings are solely between you and such organizations and/or individuals. Trust Hau is under no obligation to become involved in disputes between Users Creating projects and Users supporting projects, or between site members and any third party. In the event of a dispute, you release Trust Hau, its officers, employees, agents and successors in rights from claims, damages and demands of every kind, known or unknown, suspected or unsuspected, disclosed or undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and our service.

Though Trust Hau cannot be held liable for the actions of Users creating a project, Users creating a project are nevertheless wholly responsible for fulfilling obligations both implied and stated in any project they create. Trust Hau reserves the right to cancel a project. Trust Hau reserves the right to remove a project from public listings for any reason.

Creators of projects may initiate refunds at their own discretion. Trust Hau is not responsible for issuing refunds for funds that have been collected by project Creators.

The Website offers its Users the possibility to use its services to channel funds in support of projects. When this situation occurs Trust Hau will receive payments from Users and will distribute received money to the projects selected by the Users. Trust Hau will deliver received funds within 20 business days. Trust Hau cannot guarantee the collection of the pledges caused by failures in authorization of credit cards. Trust Hau will withhold fees necessary for the transaction according to the charges made by banks, credit card companies and any other means for achieving money transfer to you. Trust Hau will not keep any money for itself.

Trust Hau does not oversee the performance or punctuality of the project after said funds have been transferred. Trust Hau also makes no guarantees regarding the performance or fairness of its payment services. Trust Hau shall not be liable for any interactions with any organizations and/or individuals found on or through the Website after funds have been transferred. This includes, but is not limited to, delivery of goods and services through projects, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings. Trust Hau charges a member’s credit card or other payment account, there will be no refunds, unless in its sole discretion Trust Hau determines that a refund is appropriate. After Trust Hau transfers funds to a project, all subsequent dealings are solely between members and such organizations and/or individuals. You agree that Trust Hau is not responsible for any damage or loss incurred as a result of any such dealings, however caused including negligent conduct or omission on the part of Trust Hau or its agents or employees. Trust Hau is under no obligation to become involved in disputes between members and projects, or between members and any third party. In the event of a dispute, you release Trust Hau, its officers, employees, agents and successors in rights from claims, damages and demands of every kind, known or unknown, suspected or unsuspected, disclosed or undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and our service.

Users promoting project are wholly responsible for fulfilling obligations both implied and stated in any project they create. Users may not create projects that commit a third party to act unless the User has expressly received the assent of such third party in advance of the project creation. It is the sole responsibility of the User to obtain such third party assent to action and to make such assent known to all prospective and current project supporters.

Trust Hau will distribute all monies collected from a specific project, and while Trust Hau will make an effort in good faith to collect monies committed by project members, Trust Hau does not guarantee that it will collect the full amount of money committed by members.

Trust Hau reserves the right to cancel a project at any time for any reason.

13. Waiver, representations & warranties

When you upload or submit materials or comments to the Website, you cannot then sue Trust Hau for making allowable use of what you've submitted, as specified under these Terms of Service.

By uploading or otherwise submitting a Submission, you waive the right to make any claim against Trust Hau or any of its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, employees, agents, directors, officers, founders or associated, including, but not limited to, unfair competition, intellectual property infringement, invasion of privacy, negligence, breach of implied contract or breach of confidentiality, and you further waive all moral rights, so-called "droits morales" and any right of attribution you may have in any materials uploaded or sent to us by you.

You represent and warrant that your Submission: (a) shall be true, accurate, current, complete and not misleading, (b) shall not violate the rights of any third party, including, but not limited to, intellectual property and proprietary rights, (c) shall not be fraudulent or involve counterfeit or stolen information or items, (d) shall not violate any law, statute, ordinance or regulation, and (e) shall not create any liability for Trust Hau or any of its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, employees, agents, directors, officers founders or associated. You also agree to maintain and promptly update your Submission by means of the Services in order to keep that information true, accurate, current and complete, as necessary.

When you submit materials or comments to the Website, you are representing to us that you have all necessary rights to post such content and to allow us to use the content as described in these Terms of Service. Your posts may not infringe the rights of others.

You further represent and warrant that (i) you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents and permissions to use and authorize Trust Hau to use all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to your Submission to enable inclusion and use of Submission in the manner contemplated by this Terms of Services; and (ii) you have any and all necessary written or implied consents, releases, and/or permissions of each and every identifiable individual person or Submission to use the name, picture and likeness of each and every such identifiable individual person to enable inclusion and use of the Submission in the manner contemplated by these Terms of Service.

14. User generated content disclaimer. Option to review and or remove

You may see postings from users that you find offensive and we can't be held responsible for everything people say. If you see something that violates the Community Guidelines, please report it.

Trust Hau does not and cannot review all Submissions posted to or created by users accessing the Services (including, but not limited to, the Website), and is not in any manner responsible for the content of these videos, communications, comments, projects or Forum postings, or the activities of the Website users.

You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute user-generated-content through the Services (including, but not limited to, the Website), Trust Hau is merely acting as a passive conduit for the distribution of such information, and is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to the content or the users' activities. Accordingly, Trust Hau does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity, completeness, non-infringement or quality of such content. Trust Hau and its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, employees, agents, directors, officers founders and associated do not undertake or assume any duty to monitor the website for inappropriate content. You understand that by using the Website or Services, you may be exposed to content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. Under no circumstances will Trust Hau be liable in any way for any content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, e-mailed or otherwise transmitted on or via the Website or Services. Trust Hau and its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, employees, agents, directors, officers, founders and associated assume no responsibility or liability which may arise from the content thereof, including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, libel, slander, infringement, invasion of privacy and publicity rights, obscenity, pornography, profanity, fraud, or misrepresentation.

We may, however, monitor some areas of the Website, including projects, forums, and comments. We can block or remove content that is abusive, defamatory, obscene, fraudulent, misleading and that violate someone else's rights or is otherwise offensive or unacceptable to us, in our discretion.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, Trust Hau reserves the right to (i) monitor some, all, or no areas of the projects, comments and Forums for adherence to these or other rules that may be published from time to time; and (ii) block or remove projects, videos, comments, Forum postings, Submissions or materials that it determines to be (a) abusive, defamatory, or obscene, (b) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading; (c) in violation of a copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, intellectual property or other rights of another or (d) offensive or otherwise unacceptable to the Website, in its sole discretion.

15. Links. External sites and resources

Trust Hau or its users may post links to other sites (including through ads). In addition, other sites may make mention of the Website or link to it. Other people or companies operate those sites, so we can't be responsible for the content, goods or services offered on such sites.

The Services and certain Submissions may contain, and other users or third parties may provide, advertisements for or links to other World Wide Web sites or resources. Trust Hau does not control these sites and resources, and the mere existence of the link on the Website does not imply an endorsement or sponsorship by Trust Hau. External Web sites and resources are not subject to these Terms of Service or the Trust Hau Privacy Policy, and may be subject to other terms and conditions or policies posted therein. Because Trust Hau has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Trust Hau is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any Submission, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that Trust Hau shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any Submission, goods or services available on or through any external site or resource. Your use of external sites or resources is at your own risk.

The Website and its service providers utilize diligent efforts to maintain the Services, but the Website and its service providers are not responsible for any defects or failures associated with the Services, including, without limitation, the email service, or any damages (such as lost profits or other consequential damages) that may result from any such defects or failures, however caused including negligent conduct or omission on the part of Trust Hau or its agents or employees.

16. Intellectual property

Aside from any user-submitted materials, we own all of the intellectual property associated with the Website and related applications and services. This intellectual property is protected by international laws. The permission we give you to use the Website, applications and/or services is a limited license, and does not give you any ownership rights.

You acknowledge that the Website and Services contain information, software, photos, video, text, graphics, music, sounds or other material (collectively, "Content") that are protected by copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets or other proprietary rights, and that these rights are valid and protected in all forms, media and technologies existing now or hereafter developed. All the Website-generated Content and Content provided to the Website by its partners and licensors is copyrighted individually and/or as a collective work under copyright laws; further, Trust Hau owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of all Contents and in the Website as a whole. Subject to your compliance with the Terms of Services, and solely for so long as you are permitted by us to access and use the Services, you may download one copy of the materials on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices, and remain in compliance with these Terms of Service. Unless otherwise specified, modification of the Content or use of the Content for any other purpose, including use of any such Content on any other Web site or networked computer environment is strictly prohibited. In the event you download software provided by the Website, the software, including any files, images incorporated in or generated by the software, and data accompanying the software (collectively, the "Software") are licensed to you by us. We do not transfer title to the Software to you. Except as otherwise expressly authorized in writing in advance by us, you agree not to reproduce, redistribute, sell, modify, rent, lease, loan, adapt, disseminate, publish, translate, create derivative works based (whether in whole or in part) on, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or otherwise reduce all or any part of the Services, including the Website, the Content or the Software.

The Trust Hau name and logo are the property of Trust Hau. You may not use our trademarks without prior written approval from Trust Hau.

The Trust Hau name and logo(s) are the exclusive property of Trust Hau or its affiliates. All other trademarks appearing on the Services are trademarks of their respective owners. Our partners or service providers may also have additional proprietary rights in the content, which they make available through the Services. The trade names, trademarks and service marks owned by us, whether registered or unregistered, may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not ours, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion. Nothing contained on the Services should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any of our trade names, trademarks or service marks without our express prior written consent.

17. License to reproduce

The Author owns content published by the Author via the Website’s services. Usage of the Author’s content by Trust Hau is allowed for marketing purposes.

As Author of such content you hereby grant Trust Hau the worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, right to (and to allow others acting on its behalf to) (i) use, host, display, and otherwise perform the Service on your behalf (e.g., use, host, stream, transmit, playback, transcode, copy, display, feature, market, sell, distribute and otherwise exploit the content you have generates using the Website Services, along with all associated copyrightable works or metadata, including without limitation photographs, graphics, and descriptive text ("Artworks") in connection with the Service); (ii) (and to allow other users to) stream, transmit, playback, download, display, feature, distribute, collect, and otherwise use the content and Artworks; and (iii) use and publish, and to permit others to use and publish, the name(s), trademarks, likenesses, and personal and biographical materials of you and the members of your group, in connection with the provision of the Service. You agree to pay all royalties and other amounts owed to any person or entity due to your submission of your content to the Service or the Companyʼs Hosting of the content as contemplated by these Terms of Service. To enable Trust Hau to Host your content pursuant to the above provisions, you hereby grant to Trust Hau the worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sub licensable and transferable right to use, reproduce, copy, and display your trademarks, service marks, slogans, logos or similar proprietary rights (collectively, the "Trademarks") solely in connection with the Service.

Trust Hau may provide users with the ability to add, create, upload, submit, distribute, collect, or post ("Submitting" or "Submission") content, videos, audio clips, written forum comments, data, text, photographs, software, scripts, graphics, or other information to the Website. By Submitting User Submissions on the Site or otherwise through the Service, you: acknowledge that by Submitting any User Submission to the Site, you are publishing that User Submission, and that you are identified publicly by your name and surname in association with any such User Submission; by Submitting any User Submissions through the Site or the Service, you hereby do and shall grant Trust Hau a worldwide, non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully paid, sub licensable and transferable license to use, edit, modify, disseminate, publish,  reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, perform, and otherwise fully exploit the User Submissions in connection with the Site, the Service and Trust Hau (and its successors and assigns) business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Site (and derivative works thereof) or the Service in any media formats and through any media channels (including, without limitation, third party websites). You also hereby do and shall grant each User of the Site and/or the Service a non-exclusive license to access your User Submissions through the Site and the Service, and to use, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform such User Submissions solely for personal, non-commercial use. For clarity, the foregoing license grant to Trust Hau does not affect your other ownership or license rights in your User Submission(s), including the right to grant additional licenses to the material in your User Submission(s), unless otherwise agreed in writing; represent and warrant, and can demonstrate to Trust Hauʼs full satisfaction upon request that you (i) own or otherwise control all rights to all content in your User Submissions, or that the content in such User Submissions is in the public domain, (ii) you have full authority to act on behalf of any and all owners of any right, title or interest in and to any content in your User Submissions to use such content as contemplated by these Terms of Service and to grant the license rights set forth above, (iii) you have the permission to use the name and likeness of each identifiable individual person and to use such individual’s identifying or personal information as contemplated by these Terms of Service; and (iv) you are authorized to grant all of the aforementioned rights to the User Submissions to Trust Hau and all users of the Service; you agree to pay all royalties and other amounts owed to any person or entity due to your Submission of any User Submissions to the Service; that the use or other exploitation of such User Submissions by Trust Hau and use or other exploitation by users of the Site and Service as contemplated by this Agreement will not infringe or violate the rights of any third party, including without limitation any privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights, or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights; and understand that Trust Hau shall have the right to delete, edit, modify, reformat, excerpt, or translate any materials, content or information submitted by you; and that all information publicly posted or privately transmitted through the Site is the sole responsibility of the person from which such content originated and that Trust Hau will not be liable for any errors or omissions in any content; and that Trust Hau cannot guarantee the identity of any other users with whom you may interact in the course of using the Service. Trust Hau does not endorse and has no control over any User Submission. Trust Hau cannot guarantee the authenticity of any data, which users may provide about themselves. You acknowledge that all Content accessed by you using the Service is at your own risk and you will be solely responsible for any damage or loss to any party resulting therefrom.

18. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold Trust Hau, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including legal fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your Content, your use of the Service, your connection to the Service, your violation of the Terms of Services, or your violation of any rights of another.

19. Censorship

Content published by the Author is not pre-screened by Trust Hau. Trust Hau shall have the right, in their sole discretion, to refuse publication or remove from their systems, of Content published by the Author.

20. Copyright

If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide Trust Hau Copyright Agent with a written notification containing at least the following information:

- An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest.

- A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed.

- A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Website, sufficient for Trust Hau to locate the material.

- Your address, telephone number, and email address.

- A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.

- And a statement by you that the above information in your notice is accurate and under penalty of perjury that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.

If you believe that your work has been removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification, please provide the Trust Hau Copyright Agent with a written counter-notification containing at least the following information.

- A physical or electronic signature of the subscriber/user of the Services.

- Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disabled.

- A statement made under penalty of perjury that the subscriber has a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled.

- And the subscriber's name, address, telephone number, and a statement that the subscriber consents to the jurisdiction according to the applicable law.

You acknowledge that if you fail to comply with all of the aforementioned notice requirements, your notification or counter-notification may not be valid and that Trust Hau may ignore such incomplete or inaccurate notices without liability of any kind.

Any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing or was removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification may be subject to liability.

Our designated copyright agent for notice of alleged copyright infringement is: copyright@trusthau.net

21. Disclaimer of warranties

Trust Hau has no special relationship with or fiduciary duty to you. You acknowledge that Trust Hau has no control over, and no duty to take any action regarding: which users gains access to the Site; what Content you access via the Site; what effects the Content may have on you; how you may interpret or use the Content; or what actions you may take as a result of having been exposed to the Content. You release Trust Hau from all liability for you having acquired or not acquired Content through the Site. The Site may contain, or direct you to websites containing information that some people may find offensive or inappropriate. Trust Hau makes no representations concerning any Content contained in or accessed through the Site, and Trust Hau will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained in or accessed through the Site or the Service.

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:
(a) YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, AND YOU USE THEM AT YOUR SOLE RISK. Trust Hau EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND ANY OTHER WARRANTY ARISING UNDER THE UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE, USAGE OF TRADE, COURSE OF CONDUCT OR OTHERWISE.
(b) Trust Hau WILL MAKE REASONABLE EFFORTS TO MAINTAIN THE SERVICE, HOWEVER, Trust Hau IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE, LOSS OF DATA, CUSTOMER INFORMATION OR VENDOR DATA, REVENUE, OR OTHER HARM TO BUSINESS ARISING OUT OF DELAYS, MISDELIVERY OR NONDELIVERY OF INFORMATION, RESTRICTION OR LOSS OF ACCESS, BUGS OR OTHER ERRORS, UNAUTHORIZED USE DUE TO YOUR SHARING OF ACCESS TO THE SERVICE, OR OTHER INTERACTION WITH THE SERVICE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR MAINTAINING AND BACKING-UP YOUR DATA AND INFORMATION THAT MAY RESIDE ON THE SERVICE. Trust Hau DOES NOT WARRANT THAT:
(i) THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS,
(ii) THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE,
(iii) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE,
(iv) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, AND (v) ANY ERRORS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED.
(c) ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
(d) NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE Terms of Services.

22. Limitation of liability

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT Trust Hau SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF Trust Hau HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM:
(i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE;
(ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE;
(iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA;
(iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE OR OPERATION OF THE Trust Hau SITE. IN NO EVENT SHALL Trust Hau BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE) FOR ACCESSING THE Website.

You acknowledge and agree that Trust Hau and its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, employees, agents, directors, officers, founders or associated shall not be responsible or liable for (i) any unauthorized access to or alteration of your Submission; (ii) any Submission sent or received or not sent or received and (iii) any Submission stored on storage devices owned, operated or controlled by Trust Hau. You acknowledge and agree that Trust Hau and its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, employees, agents, directors, officers and founders or associated shall not be responsible or liable for any Submission or conduct of any third party, including, but not limited to, content sent using and/or included within the Services provided by any other user of the Website or any third party licensors or suppliers of Trust Hau.

23. Exclusion and limitations

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF ANY OF THE EXCLUSIONS SET FORTH IN THIS SECTION IS DETERMINED BY A COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDICTION TO BE UNENFORCEABLE, THEN ALL SUCH EXPRESS, IMPLIED AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES SHALL BE LIMITED IN DURATION FOR A PERIOD OF THIRTY (30) DAYS AFTER THE DATE ON WHICH YOU FIRST ACCESS THE SERVICES, AND NO WARRANTIES SHALL APPLY AFTER SUCH PERIOD.

24. Indemnification

If Trust Hau is sued because of your use of our site or services, including for any of your submissions, you will be responsible for paying for any legal bills.

YOU ARE ENTIRELY RESPONSIBLE FOR MAINTAINING THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF YOUR PASSWORD AND ACCOUNT. FURTHERMORE, YOU ARE ENTIRELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY AND ALL ACTIVITIES WHICH OCCUR UNDER YOUR ACCOUNT. YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD HARMLESS Trust Hau, ITS PARENTS, AFFILIATES AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, CONSULTANTS, FOUNDERS, ASSOCIATED AND AGENTS FROM ANY AND ALL THIRD PARTY CLAIMS, LIABILITY, DAMAGES AND/OR COSTS (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LEGAL FEES) ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE Website OR SERVICES, YOUR VIOLATION OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE OR YOUR INFRINGEMENT, OR INFRINGEMENT BY ANY OTHER USER OF YOUR ACCOUNT, OF ANY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OR OTHER RIGHT OF ANY PERSON OR ENTITY. YOU AGREE TO IMMEDIATELY NOTIFY Trust Hau OF ANY UNAUTHORIZED USE OF YOUR ACCOUNT OR ANY OTHER BREACH OF SECURITY KNOWN TO YOU.

25. Termination and Modification

If you're doing something we believe to be objectionable either at our own instance or after having been alerted thereto by a law enforcement or other agency, we may suspend or terminate your access/account, and may investigate the matter further.

Trust Hau may stop or modify its services. We may also delete or restrict accounts. We need to be able to use our business judgment to operate in the way or manner best suited to our needs.

In addition to any other rights or remedies available to it, Trust Hau reserves the right to immediately suspend, terminate, access and investigate the user account of any User upon receipt of a subpoena or law enforcement request, or when Trust Hau believes, in its sole discretion, that a user is transmitting or is otherwise connected with the distribution of unsolicited bulk email messages (SPAM) or any harassing e-mail messages or Forum posts, or with any fraudulent, misleading, illegal or otherwise objectionable activities. Because of the difficulty associated with quantifying damages, if actual damages cannot be reasonably calculated then you agree to pay Trust Hau liquidated damages of 5 EUROs as a reasonable pre-estimate of damages for each piece of unsolicited bulk email transmitted from or otherwise connected with your account or the maximum liquidated damages permitted under law, whichever is greater; otherwise you agree to pay Trust Hau's actual damages, to the extent such actual damages can be reasonably calculated.

You agree that Trust Hau, in its sole and absolute discretion, may terminate your password, account (or any part thereof) or use of the Services, and remove and discard any Submission(s) or other content within the Services, for any reason, including, without limitation, for lack of use or if Trust Hau believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of the Terms of Service. Trust Hau may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the Services, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Services under any provision of this Terms of Service may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that Trust Hau may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in your account and/or bar any further access to such files or the Services. Further, you agree that Trust Hau shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Services.

The provisions of these Terms of Service pertaining to disclaimers, exclusion of damages, limitations of liability and indemnification shall survive termination.

26. International access

Accessing the Service is prohibited from territories where such Content is illegal. If you access the Service from other locations, you do so at your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

27. Electronic delivery. Notice policy and your consent

By using the Services, you consent to receive from Trust Hau all communications including notices, agreements, legally required disclosures or other information in connection with the Services electronically. Trust Hau may provide such electronic Contract Notices by posting them on the Website. If you desire to withdraw your consent to receive Contract Notices electronically, you must discontinue your use of the Website and Services.

28. Governing law and other miscellaneous terms

These Terms of Service (and any related documents or policies mentioned in the Terms of Service) are the sole terms governing your relationship with Trust Hau. If the terms are updated, the updated terms replace any previously posted terms.

If you enter into any separate agreement with us, and any terms of that agreement conflicts any of these terms of service, the terms of the separate agreement will apply. 
Your rights, promises and obligations under these terms are your own - you can't assign or transfer them without our consent.


These Terms of Service (and any further rules, policies or guidelines incorporated by reference herein) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the Italian law and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Italian legislation.

You agree that the Website (and all Services) is deemed a passive website that does not give rise to personal jurisdiction over Trust Hau or its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, employees, agents, directors, officers, founders or associated, either specific or general, in any jurisdiction other than Italy.

You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these terms, or your use or non-use of the Services, shall be filed only in the state of Italy and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. You hereby irrevocably waive any right you may have to trial by jury in any such dispute, action or proceeding.

These Terms of Service (and any further policies or documents incorporated by reference herein) constitute the entire understanding between Trust Hau and users of the Website and Services concerning the subject matter hereof and may not be modified except by revised Terms of Service posted by Trust Hau. These Terms of Service, which may be modified or amended by Trust Hau from time to time, in its sole discretion, supersedes all prior understandings and agreements, whether written or verbal with respect to the subject matter hereof. If any of the provisions of these Terms of Service will contravene, or be invalid under, the laws of the particular jurisdiction where performed, such contravention or invalidity will not invalidate the whole agreement, rather these Terms of Service will be construed as if not containing the particular provision or provisions held invalid, and the rights and obligations of the parties will be construed and enforced accordingly. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Terms of Services does not modify, alter or amend any other specific agreement you have entered or will enter into with Trust Hau. To the extent that any provision of the Terms of Services, or any supplemental agreement offered as any part of any registration for additional services on the Website or within the Services, conflicts with any provision of your other agreements with Trust Hau, the terms and conditions of such other agreement shall, take precedence over the conflicting term(s) and conditions of this Terms of Services, unless otherwise expressly provided in such other agreement.

No failure or delay by Trust Hau in exercising any right or privilege under these Terms of Service will operate as a waiver thereof, nor will any single or partial exercise of any right or privilege preclude any other or further exercise thereof or the exercise of any other right or privilege under these Terms of Service. If any provision of these Terms of Service shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

These Terms of Service are binding upon and shall endure to the benefit of both parties and their respective successors, heirs, executor, administrators, personal representatives and permitted assigns. Users may not assign their rights or obligations hereunder without Trust Hau's prior written consent.

29. Third party rights

A person who is not a party to these Terms of Service has no right to enforce any term of these Terms of Service.

30. Changes to this Terms of Services

Trust Hau may amend these terms of services from time to time, at its sole discretion. If we make changes to the terms of services, we will notify you by posting an announcement on Trust Hau website.

31. Contacting Trust Hau

If you have any questions about these terms of services, please contact us: termsservices@trusthau.net.

Effective date of these terms of services.

These terms of services are effective as of the 22nd of November 2014.