Terms of Service

Please read the terms and conditions carefully regarding the site: alana.io, a subsidiary of Seeking Experts

Alana.io is owned and operated by Seeking Experts Inc.

Your use and access of this website indicates you accept these Terms and Conditions.

1. Ownership and Property Rights

Using this website does not grant you any ownership or interest in any content, visual interfaces, graphics, design, compilation, information, computer code, products, software, services and all other elements you may access from the website.

All photographs on Alana.io are released under Creative Commons CC0 which means you can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission. Full licensing terms can be found here. If you believe an image or video is not licensend under Creative Commons CC0, please contact us at info@alana.io

Although rigorous standards are upheld to ensure that all photographs uploaded to Alana.io adhere to the Creative Commons CC0 licensing terms, usage of pictures on Alana.io are provide “as-is, where-is” without any representations or warranties whatsoever as per Section 5 of these Terms & Conditions.

Users who submit photographs on Alana.io agree to the following terms.

All photographs submitted to Alana.io will be released under Creative Commons CC0. This means you dedicate the work to the public domain by waiving all of your rights to the work worldwide under copyright law, including related and neighboring rights, to the extend allowed by the law.

You certify that you are the exclusive owner of the photographs or that you have full rights to submit the photographs on Alana.io

You certify that your photographs do not violate any copyrights, trademarks or any other applicable law.

Due to the nature of the CC0 license, you revoke the right to remove your photographs from Alana.io after they’ve been submitted.

2. User Information

In the course of your use of the website, you may be asked for personally identifiable information. We uphold rigorous standards to uphold the integrity of this information as outlined in our Privacy Policy. You are solely responsible for the accuracy and content of this user information.

3. Third Party websites

In the course of your use of the website, you may be re-directed to third party websites. We have no responsibility for the content or information provided by or through third party websites even if they are affiliates of ours.

Linking to third party websites does not imply our endorsement of that web website. We disclaim any liability for links to another website.

4. Limitation of Liability

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Alana.io and its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates or any related companies, licensors and suppliers, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, and contractors, from all damages, injuries, liabilities, costs, fees and expenses (including, but not limited to, legal and accounting fees) arising from or in any way related to (i) your use or misuse of the website (including your use or misuse of Third Party Content); (ii) your breach or other violation of these Terms including any representations, warranties and covenants herein; (iii) your violation of the rights of any other person or entity, including, but not limited to claims that any User Content infringes or violates any third party intellectual property rights.

5. Exclusion of Warranties

The Alana.io content, or any other product, service or information provided by Alana.io, user content, third-party content, and any other software, services or applications made available in conjunction with or through the website, are provided on an “as is”, “as available”, “with all faults” basis without representations or warranties of any kind, either express, implied, or statutory, including, but not limited to, in terms of correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise.

To the fullest extent permissible by applicable law, Alana.io hereby disclaims all warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, or arising from a course of dealing, with respect to the products or services provided by Alana.io.

7. Notices

Alana.io may provide you with notices by e-mail. You can opt-out of our newsletter at any time.

8. Governing Law

This agreement, and any dispute, controversy, proceedings or claim of whatever nature arising out of or in any way relating to these Terms & Conditions or its formation shall be governed by and construed in accordance with New York State law.

9. Modification of the Terms

Alana.io reserves the right to update or modify the Terms & Conditions at any time without prior notice, and such changes will be effective immediately upon being posted on the website. These Terms will identify the date of last update. In the case of material changes to the Terms, Alana.io will make reasonable efforts to notify you of the change, such as through sending an email to any address you may have used to register for an account, through a pop-up window on the website, or other similar mechanism.

Copyright Complaints

Alana.io.io respects the intellectual property rights of others. It is our policy to respond promptly any claim that Content posted on the Site infringes the copyright or other intellectual property infringement (“Infringement”) of any person. Alana.io.io will use reasonable efforts to investigate notices of alleged Infringement and will take appropriate action under applicable intellectual property law and these Terms where it believes an Infringement has taken place, including removing or disabling access to the Content claimed to be infringing and/or terminating accounts and access to the Site.

To notify Alana.io.io of a possible Infringement you must submit your notice in writing to the attention of “Copyright Infringement” care of info@alana.io and include in your notice a detailed description of the alleged Infringement sufficient to enable Alana.io.io to make a reasonable determination. Please note that you may be held accountable for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees) for misrepresenting that any Content is infringing your copyright.

If we remove or disable access to Content in response to a notice of Infringement, we will make reasonable attempts to contact the user who posted the affected Content. If you feel that your Content is not infringing, you may provide Alana.io.io with a counter notice in writing to the attention of “Copyright Infringement Counter Notification” at info@alana.io. You must include in your counter notice sufficient information to enable Alana.io to make a reasonable determination. Please note that you may be held accountable for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees) if you materially misrepresent that your Content is not infringing the copyrights of others.

If you are uncertain whether an activity constitutes Infringement, we recommended seeking advice of an attorney.

These terms were last updated on September 17, 2015


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