Dear Website user,
The use of the masculine in this text is for convenience only and refers equally to all users.
1.2. The information and the Content on the Website are provided "as is", and you shall not have any allegation or claim against the Institute and/or person or body acting on its behalf for any aspects, limitations and/or existing options of the Website, or its suitability to your needs or requirements.
2. Proper use of the Website
2.1. You agree to conduct yourself responsibly when using the Website and to behave respectfully towards other visitors of the Website, Website managers, and any other party whose interests may be harmed as a result of your use of the Website.
2.2. Use of the Website is for lawful purposes only. If the Institute discovers and/or suspects that you are not conducting proper usage of the Website, it may, at its sole discretion, immediately and without notice terminate your use of any or part of the services offered on the Website.
3. Limited use/restrictions concerning copyright and intellectual property
3.2. Copyright and intellectual property contained in the Website Content and services, as well as the names and trademarks are the property of the Institute and/or of third parties, from whom the Institute has received a legal license of use, unless explicitly stated otherwise.
3.3.1. Creating a link to the Website or to any Website that contains Content which is harmful;
3.3.2. Infiltrating into the material and/or to tampering with computer files and/or transferring a computer virus to other computers and/or using or tampering with other computers in violation of the amendments Law 1995.
3.3.3. Posting any Content that damages or that, according to the Institute, may damage the reputation of the Institute, its employees and or parties acting on its behalf and/or third parties and/or that violates copyright of the Institute, its employees and/or parties acting on its behalf and/or of third parties and/or that violates any other right of the Institute, its employees and/or parties acting on its behalf and/or third parties.
4. Davidson online
4.2.1 Pictures that are not marked as being original and belong to Creative Commons can be used 'as-is'. It is prohibited to edit the picture or change it in any way and credit must be given to the Institute clearly each and every time that the picture is used.
4.2.2 It is prohibited to use and to copy pictures from the Shutterstock website, whose copyright belongs to the Shutterstock website. These pictures also include Thumbnail images (a small version of the image that helps to identify the main image and its topic), unless it is noted otherwise under the thumbnail in which case it should be stated clearly that the pictures are from the Shutterstock website.
4.3. Video clips
5. Use of the website
5.2. The Institute shall not bear any liability for any damage that you might incur as a result of any wrongful use of the Website. You bear the full and sole liability for any such prohibited use made by you, and you hereby undertake to indemnify the Institute in respect of any damage incurred as a consequence thereof.
6.Services requiring registration
6.1. Some of the services on the Website require registration, and you might be required to provide personal information in order to register. If you do not provide the requested information, which is required to complete registration, you will be unable to register for these services. By registering, you give consent for the information you provide to be retained and used by the Institute, subject to any applicable law. You may be required to select a username and password when registering for a service, which will identify you when accessing the service. It is your responsibility to safeguard your username and password in order to prevent misuse thereof. The Institute, at its absolute discretion, may decide not to allow you to use a service that requires registration.
6.2.The Institute is entitled to block your access to a service requiring registration. Without diminishing from the above mentioned, the Institute may cancel your registration for a service, or block your access to such a service, at its sole discretion.
7. The Website’s Contents
7.1. Linked content and users' content - The Website displays links to content on other websites, as well as content originating from users of the Website. The Institute has no control over the content on other websites and/or over content being published by the Institute’s users, and the Institute is not being represented in any way by these websites.
7.3. The Website might offer a search engine that shall enable you to locate information and content published on the Internet in general and on the Website in particular. A portion of the information and content referred to above is not published by the Institute or on its behalf, and the Institute is not able to control or supervise the content of such material.
8. Limits of liability and indemnity
8.2. The Institute does not guarantee that your access and/or use of the Website will be provided regularly, securely and without any delay and/or failure and/or error and/or disruption in performance, or that any particular result will be obtained from use of the Website.
8.4. The Institute shall not be liable towards you for any damage, whether direct and/or indirect and/or incidental and/or special and/or consequential; furthermore, the Institute shall not be held liable in respect of any loss, whether direct or indirect, that might be caused to a user and/or to any third party, in relation to any matter pertaining to and concerning the Website and/or the services, to the cancellation thereof, the restriction thereof or the discontinuance thereof.
8.5. The Institute is not responsible or liable for any content that might be uploaded to the Website by its users, and any such uploading of information, including content that, by its very uploading, suffices to infringe upon the rights of third parties, shall be at the sole responsibility and liability of the user.
8.6. The Website may offer software programs that may be downloaded to your personal computer and/or links to websites enabling you to download such software programs. Unless otherwise stated explicitly, the Institute does not develop or test the quality of such software programs, and offering a link to them does not attest to their reliability and/or compatibility with your needs and/or your computer. The downloading of such software programs to your computer shall be entirely and solely your own responsibility, and the use thereof is subject to the licensing conditions included in such programs.
9. Changes on the Website and discontinuance of the service
9.1. The Institute is entitled to change the structure, appearance and design of the Website from time to time, as well as the volume and availability of the services therein, at its sole discretion. Naturally, changes of this type are liable to involve disruptions and/or give rise to inconvenience. You shall not have any allegation, claim and/or demand against the Institute in respect of the implementation of such changes and/or in respect of disruptions that might occur due to the implementation of such changes.
9.2. The Institute may disconnect, restrict or discontinue the services on the Website at any time, including, but not limited, for the purpose of performing essential or immediate maintenance and/or set-up operations on systems serving the Website.
9.3. Without diminishing from that stated above, the Institute may discontinue the services on the Website at any time, in whole or in part. Should the Institute decide to discontinue the provision of services, notice thereof shall be announced on the home page of the Website a reasonable period of time in advance. Upon discontinuance of services, the Institute shall retain the material and Content contained on the Website for a reasonable period, and subsequently, shall be allowed to delete such material and Content without retaining any backup thereof, and without issuing any further notice in this regard.
10. Applicable law and jurisdiction
Use of the Website shall be subject solely to the laws and regulations of the State of Israel. Any issue and matter deriving from this agreement and/or relating to the Website shall be deliberated by the competent courts in Tel-Aviv – Jaffa, who shall have exclusive jurisdiction.