TERMS & CONDITIONS
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE
TERMS OF WEBSITE USE
By using the Website, you confirm that you accept these Terms and that you agree to comply with them.
If you do not agree to these Terms, you must not use the Website. If you do not agree with any amendments made by to these Terms at any time in future, you must stop using the Website with immediate effect.
OTHER APPLICABLE TERMS
These Terms refer to and include the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of the Website:
- Our Acceptable Use Policy, which sets out the permitted uses and prohibited uses of the Website. When using the Website, you must comply with this Acceptable Use Policy.
- Our Advertising Policy, which sets out information about advertising through our Website.
Any reference to “you” or “your” refers to you as a user of the Website and the Services and any reference to “we”, “our” and “us” shall refer to the Company as the provider of the Services.
CHANGES TO THESE TERMS AND SERVICES
We may revise these Terms at any time by amending this page. Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you.
We may, without prior notice, change the Services; add or remove functionalities or features; stop providing the Services or features of the Services, to you or to users generally; or create usage limits for the Services.
CHANGES TO THE WEBSITE
We may update the Website from time to time, and may change the Content at any time. In these Terms, the term “Content” means any information, text, graphics, or other materials uploaded by the users of the Website, including you, and which appears on the Website for other users to access. However, please note that any of the Content on the Website may be out of date at any given time and we are under no obligation to update it.
We do not guarantee that the Website, or any Content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
ACCESSING THE WEBSITE
We do not guarantee that your use of the Website, or any Content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to the Website is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of the Website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Website through your internet connection are aware of these Terms and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.
YOUR ACCOUNT AND PASSWORD
If you choose to register with us, an account will be created for your use (“Account”) on the Website and you will be provided with required Account Information to enable your access to the Account. The term “Account Information” refers to a user identification code, password or any other piece of information which may be provided to you as part of our security procedures. If you access the Website after logging into any third party website like facebook, twitter or gmail, the login information of such third party account, as the case may be, shall be considered as the Account Information. You must always treat Account Information as confidential and must not disclose it to any third party. Any access to the Website through your Account shall be considered an access by you or on your behalf and you shall be solely responsible for any activity carried out in, by or through your Account either on the Website or any other Website accessed by you through the Website.
You represent and warrant that if you are an individual, (i) you are over thirteen years of age and (ii)you are of age as required to enter into a binding contract as is prescribed under the laws of the country in which you reside, or (iii) that if you are registering on behalf of an entity, that you are authorized to enter into, and bind the entity to, these Terms and register for the Services, in accordance with the laws of the country in which you reside. Any person under the age of eighteen (18) years accessing the Website should do so only under parental guidance. If we change the eligibility criteria to be registered with the Website and you no longer comply with the new eligibility criteria, as determined by us in our sole discretion, you accept that we may close your Account without any liability for us. You are solely responsible for ensuring that these Terms are in compliance with all laws, rules and regulations applicable to you and the right to access the Services is revoked where these Terms or use of the Services is prohibited and, in such circumstances, you agree not to use or access the Website or Services in any way.
We have the right to disable your use of the Account Information or any part of it, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Terms.
If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows or has unauthorized access to your Account Information or any part of it, you must promptly notify us by sending us an e-mail at enquiries@Eltravo.com. We are not liable for any losses or other consequences of unauthorized use of your account.
These Terms govern your behavior on the Website and set forth your obligations. You agree and confirm to the following responsibilities:
- You shall comply with all the obligations set forth in these Terms.
- You will use the Services rendered by us for lawful purposes only and comply with these Terms and all applicable laws and regulations while using and transacting on the Website.
- Creation and maintenance of all Content in your account shall be your sole responsibility.
- You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use as a part of your Account Information to access the Services and for any activities or actions under your Account. We encourage you to use “strong” passwords preferably using a combination of upper and lower case letters, numbers and symbols with your Account. The Company will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this instruction.
- Provide us with only such information that is true and accurate to the best of your knowledge.
INTERACTIVE SERVICES [NOTE: CLIENT TO CONFIRM]
We may from time to time provide interactive services on the Website, including, without limitation:
- Chat rooms
- Bulletin boards
We will do our best to assess any possible risks for users (and in particular, for children) from third parties when they use any interactive service provided on the Website, and we will decide in each case whether it is appropriate to use moderation of the relevant service (including what kind of moderation to use) in the light of those risks. However, we are under no obligation to oversee, monitor or moderate any interactive service we provide on the Website, and we expressly exclude our liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of any interactive service by a user in contravention of our Content standards, whether the service is moderated or not.
The use of any of our interactive services by a minor is subject to the consent of their parent or guardian. We advise parents who permit their children to use an interactive service that it is important that they communicate with their children about their safety online, as moderation is not foolproof. Minors who are using any interactive service should be made aware of the potential risks to them.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
We are the owner of the Website. However, the ownership of Content is with the creator of that specific Content. The Company does not have any ownership rights on the Content available on the Website.
We are the licensee of all copyrights, trademarks, service marks or any other intellectual property in the Content published on the Website. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from the Website for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to Content posted on the Website.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
You must not use any part of the Content on the Website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
If you print off, copy or download any part of the Website in breach of these Terms, your right to use the Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.
NO RELIANCE ON INFORMATION
The Content on the Website is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on the Website.
We display some content that is not ours. This Content is the sole responsibility of the person/entity who makes it available. We may review Content to determine whether it is illegal or violates our policies, and we may remove or refuse to display Content that we reasonably believe violates our policies or the law. But that does not necessarily mean that we review Content, so please don’t assume that we do.
We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on the Website. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on the Website, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the Content on the Website is accurate, complete or up-to-date.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
You expressly acknowledge and agree that use of the Services and the Website is at your sole risk. The Services and the Website are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Although we make best efforts to procure high quality Services to all our users, to the fullest extent allowed by law, we expressly disclaim all warranties and conditions of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to the warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The contents of the Services or the Website may contain bugs, errors, problems or other limitations. We assume no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in Content.
We are not responsible for the Content uploaded by you on the Website. We are not responsible for any direct or indirect damages or losses caused to you, including without limitation, lost profits, business interruption or other loss resulting from use of or reliance in any way on anything available on the Website. It is solely your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, reliability, completeness and usefulness of Content available on the Website that is used by you.
We make no warranty that the Services or Website will meet your requirements or that the Services or your access to the Website will be uninterrupted, timely, accurate or reliable; nor do we make any warranty as to any information that may be obtained through the Services or Website. In case there is any defect in any software being used for the provision of the Services, we do not make any warranty that defects in such software will be corrected. You understand and agree that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through use of the Services or Website is done at your own discretion and risk and you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material or data.
No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from the Services or Website or through the Service(s) or Website shall create any warranty not expressly made herein.
You will be responsible for introduction of any viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Website, the server on which the Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Website. You must not attack the Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Information Technology Act, 2000. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the Website will cease immediately.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, denial-of-service attack, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the Website or your downloading of any Content on it, or on any website linked to it.
You should use your own virus protection software. We cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the Website will be free of infection by viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties.
LIMITATION OF OUR LIABILITY
To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to the Website or any Content on it, whether express or implied.
We will not be liable to any user for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
- use of, or inability to use, the Website; or
- use of or reliance on any Content displayed on the Website.
If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:
- loss of profits, sales, business, business opportunity or revenue;
- business interruption;
- loss of anticipated savings;
- loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
Please note that we only provide the Website for domestic and private use. You agree not to use the Website for any commercial or business purposes without obtaining a legally valid license to do so in accordance with these Terms.
When you visit this Website or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this Website. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. You agree that in case there are any changes in any information provided by you to us, including your e-mail address and other contact details, you will be solely responsible to update them regularly. If we send any communication by e-mail, it shall be sent to your e-mail address available on the records created by you on the Website and it shall be deemed to have been received by you once it is reflected as sent in the outbox of our e-mail id. You may cancel your account at any time by sending us an email at enquiries@Eltravo.com
UPLOADING CONTENT TO THE WEBSITE
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload Content to the Website, or to make contact with other users of the Website, you must comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy. You warrant that any such Content added by you does comply with those standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. You will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.
Any Content you upload to the Website will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You retain all of your ownership rights in your Content, but you are required to grant us [and other users of the Website] a limited licence to use, store and copy that Content and to distribute and make it available to third parties. The rights you licence to us are described in the next clause (Rights you licence).
We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any Content posted or uploaded by you to the Website constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the Content or accuracy of any Content posted by you or any other user of the Website.
We have the right to remove any posting you make on the Website if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.
The views expressed by other users on the Website do not represent our views or values.
RIGHTS YOU LICENCE
By submitting, posting or displaying Content on or through the Service, you grant us a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license (with the right to sublicense) to use, copy, reproduce, process, adapt, modify, publish, transmit, display and distribute such Content in any and all media or distribution methods (now known or later developed).
You agree that this license includes the right for us to make your Content available to others for publication, distribution, syndication, or broadcast of such Content on other media and services, subject to these Terms. Such additional uses by us or others may be made with no compensation paid to you with respect to use as mentioned.
We may modify or adapt your Content in order to transmit, display or distribute it over computer networks and in various media and/or make changes to your Content as are necessary to conform and adapt that Content to any requirements or limitations of any networks, devices, services or media.
Additionally, by uploading Content to the Website, you warrant, represent and agree that you have the right to grant us the licenses described above.
LINKING TO THE WEBSITE
If you choose to authenticate your account through a third party service, like Twitter or Facebook, you are linking that account to your Account.
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link to the Website in any website that is not owned by you.
The Website must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of the Website other than the home page.
We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
The Website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.
If you wish to make any use of Content on the Website other than that set out above, please send us an e-mail at email@example.com
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law,you shall indemnify and hold harmless the Company, its owners, licensee, affiliates, subsidiaries, group companies (as applicable) and their respective officers, directors, agents, and employees, from any claim or demand, or actions including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party or penalty imposed due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms, or your violation of any law, rules or regulations or the rights (including infringement of intellectual property rights) of a third party.
RELEASE AND WAIVER
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, you shall indemnify and hold harmless the Company, its owners, licensee, affiliates, subsidiaries, group companies (as applicable) and their respective officers, directors, agents, and employees, from any claim or demand, or actions including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party or penalty imposed due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms, or your violation of any law, rules or regulations or the rights (including infringement of intellectual property rights) of a third party.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, you hereby release and waive all claims against the Company, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, licensors, co-branders or other partners, and employees from any and all liability for claims, damages (actual and/or consequential), costs and expenses (including litigation costs and attorneys’ fees) of every kind and nature, arising from or in any way related to your use of our Website. You understand that any fact relating to any matter covered by this release may be found to be other than now believed to be true and you accept and assume the risk of such possible differences in fact. In addition, you expressly waive and relinquish any and all rights and benefits which you may have under any other state or federal statute or common law principle of similar effect, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
If we fail to insist that you perform any of your obligations under these Terms, or if we do not enforce our rights against you, or if we delay in doing so, that will not mean that we have waived our rights against you and will not mean that you do not have to comply with those obligations. If we do waive a default by you, we will only do so in writing, and that will not mean that we will automatically waive any later default by you.
Please note that these Terms, its subject matter and its formation, are governed by the laws of the Republic of India. The courts of Coimbatore will have exclusive jurisdiction to deal with any dispute arising out of or in connection with these Terms or any other terms and conditions made applicable on you by us and you consent to the jurisdiction and venue of such courts and waive any objection as to inconvenient forum.
We reserve the right to refuse to continue providing you with access to this Website if we discover that you are incompetent to contract by virtue of your age or otherwise under applicable law. This Website is not available to persons whose membership has been suspended or terminated by us for any reason whatsoever. In case, you choose to access this Website from any jurisdiction not governed by the laws of India, you are solely responsible for compliance with local laws of that jurisdiction and all applicable laws.
If you come across any abuse or violation of these Terms, please report to firstname.lastname@example.org
Relationship of the Parties: Notwithstanding any provision hereof, for all purposes of the Terms, you and the Company shall be and act independently and not as partner, joint venturer, agent, employee or employer of the other. You shall not have any authority to assume or create any obligation for or on behalf of the Company, express or implied, and you shall not attempt to bind us to any contract.
Invalidity of Specific Terms: If any provision of the Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, other provisions of such the Terms shall remain in full force and effect.
For general enquires, complaints and/or giving any feedback, please email to email@example.com
In case you do not want to continue using our Services and want to deactivate your account with us, please contact is at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you do not agree with any provision of these Terms and wish to opt out of such provision, please write to us at email@example.com(“Opt-out Request”). You agree that you are not entitled to use this Website or the Services unless your Opt-out Request is accepted by us in writing.
WEBSITE ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY
This acceptable use policy (“Use Policy”) is a part of and incorporated within and to be read with the Terms of Website Use (“Terms”) . The capitalized terms used in this Use Policy, but not defined herein, shall have the meaning given to such terms in the Terms.
You may use the Website only for lawful purposes. You may not use the Website:
- In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation.
- In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.
- For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way.
- To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our content standards
- To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam).
- To knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.
You also agree:
- Not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of the Website in contravention of the provisions of the Terms.
- Not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:
- any part of the Website;
- any equipment or network on which the Website is stored;
- any software used in the provision of the Website; or
- any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party in order to facilitate you or allow you to access any part of the Website.
These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to the Website (Contributions), and to any interactive services associated with it. You must comply with the spirit and the letter of the following standards. The standards apply to each part of any Contribution as well as to its whole.
- Be accurate (where they state facts).
- Be genuinely held (where they state opinions).
- Comply with applicable law in India and in any country from which they are posted or in which such Contributions are likely to be of interest.
Contributions must not:
- be misleading in any way.
- contain video, photographs, or images of another person (without voluntary permission/consent of that person)
- Contain any material which is defamatory of any person.
- Contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory.
- Promote sexually explicit material.
- Promote violence.
- Promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age.
- Infringe any intellectual property right of any other person.
- Be likely to deceive any person.
- Be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence.
- Threaten public order or incite commission of any cognizable offence.
- Prevent investigation of any offence.
- Be insulting to any other nation.
- Threaten the unity, integrity, defence, security or sovereignty of India.
- Threaten India’s friendly relations with foreign states.
- Promote any illegal activity.
- Be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety.
- Be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person.
- Be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person.
- Be blasphemous or paedophilic in nature.
- Give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case.
- Advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse.
- refers to any website or URL that, in our sole discretion, contains material that is inappropriate for the Website or any other website, contains content that would be prohibited or violates the letter or spirit of this Use Policy or the Terms.
- interfere with another user’s use and enjoyment of the Website or any other individual’s user and enjoyment of similar services;
- solicit gambling or engages in any gambling activity which we, in our sole discretion, believe is or could be construed as being illegal;
- involve the transmission of “junk mail”, “chain letters”, or unsolicited mass mailing or “spamming”.
- shall not, directly or indirectly, offer, attempt to offer, trade or attempt to trade in any item, the dealing of which is prohibited or restricted in any manner under the provisions of any applicable law, rule, regulation or guideline for the time being in force.
SUSPENSION AND TERMINATION
We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of this Use Policy through your use of the Website. When a breach of this policy has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.
- Immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use the Website.
- Immediate, temporary or permanent removal of any posting or material uploaded by you to the Website.
- Issue of a warning to you.
- Legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs on an indemnity basis (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting from the breach.
- Further legal action against you.
- Disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary.
We exclude liability for actions taken in response to breaches of this Use Policy. The responses described in this policy are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.
This advertising policy (“Advertising Policy”) is a part of and incorporated within and is to be read along with the Terms of Website Use (“Terms”). The capitalized terms used in this Advertising Policy, but not defined herein, shall have the meaning given to such terms in the Terms. Any reference to “you” and “your”, in this Advertising Policy, shall refer to you as advertiser.
We believe that advertisements and commercial content as listed by you on our Website (“Ads”) should contribute to and be consistent with the overall user experience and should be tailored to individuals based on how they interact and affiliate with the brands, artists, and businesses they care about. You are responsible for ensuring that your Ads comply with this Advertising Policy and all applicable laws, statutes, and regulations.
Advertising Policy, along with the Terms, apply to all Ads served by or appearing on the Website.
Ads that are generated through Content, by you or by any user of the Website, and ads that promote a sweepstakes, contest, competition or offer must also comply with the Terms.
Your Ads must not contain false, misleading, fraudulent, or deceptive claims or content. The Ads must not be violative of any law applicable to the users who might potentially be interested by or participate in anything advertised through that Ad.
Ads must lead to a functioning landing page that does not interfere with a user’s ability to navigate away from the page.
Ads must always apply appropriate targeting and never use targeting criteria to provoke users.
DATA AND PRIVACY
No data collected, derived or obtained from or in connection with an Ad posted by you (“Advertising Data”) may be received or used by an entity not acting on your behalf.
You may not use Advertising Data for any purpose (including retargeting, commingling data across multiple advertisers’ campaigns, or allowing piggybacking or redirecting with tags), except on an aggregate and anonymous basis to assess the performance and effectiveness of your Ads. In no event may you use the Advertising Data, including the targeting criteria for an Ad, to build or augment user profiles, including profiles associated with any mobile device identifier or other unique identifier that identifies any particular user, browser, computer or device.
You may use information provided directly to you from users if you provide clear notice to and obtain consent from those users and comply with all applicable laws and industry guidelines.
You may not directly or indirectly transfer or sell any Advertising Data to, or use such Advertising Data in connection with any ad network, ad exchange, data broker, or other party not acting on your behalf. By indirectly we mean you cannot, for example, transfer data to a third party who then transfers the data to an ad network.
AD CREATIVE AND POSITIONING
All components of an Ad, including any text, images, or other media, must be relevant and appropriate to the product or service being offered and the audience viewing the Ad. Ads may not contain audio or flash animation that plays automatically without a user’s interaction or expands within the Website after a user clicks on the Ad. Ads may not position products or services in a sexually suggestive manner. Ads may not contain content that exploits political agendas or hot button issues for commercial use. Additionally, Ad text must include proper grammar and the use of all symbols, numbers, or letters must adhere to the true meaning of the symbol.
Ads must clearly represent the company, product, service, or brand that is being advertised. Products and services promoted in the Ad must be clearly represented on the landing page, and the destination site may not offer or link to any prohibited product or service. Additionally, Ads may not suggest false relevancy to generic offers.
Ads may not assert or imply, directly or indirectly, within the Ad content or target, a user’s personal characteristics within the following categories:
- race or ethnic origin;
- religion or philosophical belief; or
- sexual orientation or sexual life.
Advertisers must ensure that their Ads comply with all applicable laws, regulations and guidelines. All claims in ads must be adequately substantiated. Ads must not offend users. Ads and any offers promoted within ads must not be false, deceptive or misleading or contain spam. Ads must not contain or promote illegal products or services. Ads must not violate the rights of any third parties. Certain video ads, including those for health products and services, may not be allowed to play automatically, at the Company’s discretion.
Ads may not promote the sale or use of adult products or services, including but not limited to toys, videos, publications, live shows, or sexual enhancement products. Ads for family planning and contraception are allowed provided they follow the appropriate targeting requirements.
With respect to the following Ads, the Advertisers must only publish these Ads in compliance with the applicable laws for the jurisdictions where the users can have access to or act on these Ads.
Ads that promote or reference alcohol are prohibited in the following countries: Afghanistan, Brunei, Bangladesh, Egypt, Gambia, Kuwait, Libya, Norway, Pakistan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen and any other jurisdiction where such ads are prohibited by law.
Where permissible, Ads that promote or reference alcohol must: (i) Comply with all applicable local laws, required or recommended industry codes, guidelines, licenses and approvals and (ii) apply age and country targeting criteria consistent with the applicable local laws. Where a user’s age or country cannot be determined, the Ad must not be displayed to the user.
Ads for adult friend finders or dating sites with a sexual emphasis are not permitted. Ads for other online dating services are only allowed with prior authorization from the Company. These must adhere to the dating targeting requirements and the name of the product or service must be included in the ad text or image.
- Drugs and Tobacco
Ads may not promote or facilitate the sale or consumption of illegal or recreational drugs, tobacco products, or drug or tobacco paraphernalia.
- Pharmaceuticals and Supplements
Ads must not promote the sale of prescription pharmaceuticals. Ads for online pharmacies are prohibited except that ads for certified pharmacies may be permitted with prior approval from us.
Ads that promote dietary and herbal supplements are generally permitted, provided they do not promote products containing anabolic steroids, chitosan, comfrey, dehydroepiandrosterone, ephedra, human growth hormones, melatonin, and any additional products deemed unsafe or questionable by us in our sole discretion.
Ads may not contain or link directly or indirectly to a website that contains spyware/malware downloads or any software that results in an unexpected, deceptive or unfair user experience, including but not limited to software which:
- “sneaks” onto a user’s system;
- performs activities hidden to the user;
- may alter, harm, disable or replace any hardware or software installed on a user’s computer without express permission from the user;
- is bundled as a hidden component of other software whether free or for an additional fee;
- automatically downloads without our express prior approval;
- presents download dialog boxes without a user’s action; or
- may violate or infringe upon the intellectual property rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, patent or any other proprietary right.
- Subscription Services
Ads for subscription services, or that promote products or services that include negative options, automatic renewal, free-to-pay conversion billing products, or mobile marketing are subject to the following requirements:
- Ad text must clearly and conspicuously disclose the recurring billing component (e.g. “subscription required”).
The landing page must:
- display the price and billing interval wherever the user is prompted to enter personally identifiable information;
- include an unchecked opt-in checkbox; and
- include language informing users how to cancel their subscription or membership.
- Unacceptable Business Model
Ads may not promote a business model or practice that is deemed by us in our sole discretion to be unacceptable or contrary to our overall advertising philosophy or to any applicable law, including but not limited to multi-level marketing schemes, or advertisements for scams.
- Weapons and Explosives
Ads may not promote the sale or use of weapons, ammunition, or explosives.
Ads may not constitute, facilitate or promote illegal activity.
Ads may not insult, attack, harass, bully, threaten, demean or impersonate others.
- Hate Speech
Ads may not contain “hate speech,” whether directed at an individual or a group, based on membership within certain categories. These categories include, but are not limited to, race, sex, creed, national origin, religious affiliation, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or language.
Ads targeted to minors must not promote products, services, or content that is inappropriate, illegal, or unsafe, or that exploits, misleads, or exerts undue pressure on the age groups targeted.
Ads may not contain adult content, including nudity, depictions of people in explicit or suggestive positions, or activities that are overly suggestive or sexually provocative.
- Shock Value
Ads may not be shocking, sensational or disrespectful, or portray excessive violence.
Interests targeting must correspond to likes and interests that are related to the advertised products or services. [Our system surfaces interests and aggregates topics automatically, without human review or management. While we offer several targeting options from the ad create flow, there is no guarantee that your Ad will be accepted or delivered based on the keywords or suggestions you select.] Please read below for more specific targeting requirements.
Subject to all applicable laws, regulations, industry codes, and these guidelines, you may only target alcohol ads to the following age groups:
- 25 years or older in India and Sweden
- 21 years or older in Cameroon, Micronesia, Palau, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka and the US
- 20 years or older in Japan, Iceland, Thailand, and Paraguay
- 19 years or older in Canada, Korea, and Nicaragua
- Keep in mind that ads may not be targeted to any people (irrespective of age) in Afghanistan,Brunei, Bangladesh, Egypt, Gambia, Kuwait, Libya, Norway, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Russia, Turkey, or any other market where such ads are prohibited.
- The “Relationship” targeting parameter must be set to “Single” or “Not Specified”
- The “Sex” targeting parameter must be set to either “Men” or “Women”
- The “Age” targeting parameter must be set to a minimum of 18 years
- The “Interested In” targeting parameter must be set to either “Men” or “Women” or “Unspecified”
Ads may not imply our endorsement or partnership of any kind. Ads linking to our Content (including Pages, groups, events, or Connect sites) may make limited reference to “Eltravo” in Ad text for the purpose of clarifying the destination of the Ad. All other ads and landing pages may not use our copyrights or trademarks or any confusingly similar marks, except as expressly permitted by us and with our prior written permission.
The Ads must also comply with all the restrictions applicable on the Content as provided in the Website Acceptable Use Policy, however in the event of any conflict between the Website Acceptable Use Policy and this Advertising Policy, the latter shall prevail.
RIGHTS OF OTHERS
Ads may not include content that infringes upon or violates the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity, or other personal or proprietary rights.
NEGATIVE REVIEWS OF ADS
Ads, or categories of ads, that receive a significant amount of negative user feedback, or are otherwise deemed to violate our standards or Terms, are prohibited and may be removed. In all cases, we reserve the right in its sole discretion to determine whether particular content is in violation of our Terms.
We reserve the right to reject, approve or remove any ad for any reason, in our sole discretion, including ads that negatively affect our relationship with our users or that promote content, services, or activities, contrary to our competitive position, interests, or advertising philosophy. These guidelines are subject to change at any time.