General Terms of Use of the www.ceelk.com Website

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These General Terms of Use (hereinafter, the "Terms of Use") govern the relations between www.ceelk.com, a professional social media platform AND users of this platform, as self-identified upon the creation of their account on www.ceelk.com.

PREAMBLE

www.ceelk.com mission is to connect the fashion professionals to allow them to be more productive and successful. Our registered users ("Members") share their professional identities, engage with their network, exchange knowledge and professional insights, post and view relevant content, and find business and career opportunities. Content on some of our services is also visible to unregistered viewers ("Visitors"). We believe that our services allow our Members to effectively compete and achieve their full career potential.

To this end, the Site offers previously registered users a certain number of functionalities, dedicated solely to the development of his/her network and his/her professional activity (hereinafter, "the Service"). Moreover, all Subscribers are ipso facto Members and therefore accept these Terms of Use.

By accessing the Site and registering prior to using it, as described in Article 1 hereunder, Members acknowledge that they meet the requirements to become Members, as defined in Article 1.1 hereunder, that they have read these Terms of Use, and that they agree to abide by them unreservedly; these Terms of Use consequently constitute a contractual agreement between each Member and www.ceelk.com. (hereinafter, "the Contract").

These Terms of Use, including the privacy policy, along with the Service and Subscription Registration Forms, are hereinafter known, jointly and separately, as the "Contractual Documents".

Should a Member refuse to comply with any of the obligations and conditions contained in these Terms of Use or in any of the other Contractual Documents, he/she shall be invited not to access the Site nor to use it.

Article 1. Registration to the Service

1.1. Membership

To become a Member, the user must have reached the legal age of majority and/or have the capacity to enter into an agreement under the law, and to have accepted these Terms of Use unreservedly.

Considering the nature and finality of the Site and Service, he/she must also be acting as a professional, for the purposes of his/her professional activity, and commits to use the Site and Service solely for his/her professional needs. This is a vital and material condition of this Contract.

1.2. Mandatory registration prior to access to the Service

To be able to use the Service, Members must first register by completing the Registration Form, accessible online at the Site (hereinafter, "the Form" or "Registration Form"). By completing this Form, the Member acknowledges having read these Terms of Use and accepts abiding by them unreservedly.

By completing the Registration Form, the Member guarantees www.ceelk.com he/she has provided exact, truthful, current and complete information concerning his/her identity professional activity and personal data. He/she specifically commits to provide an effective electronic address he/she owns.

If he/she is not acting on his/her own behalf, he/she guarantees he/she is acting on behalf of a physical or moral person who meets the above conditions, whom he/she legally represents or from whom he/she has been granted an explicit mandate to enter into an agreement with www.ceelk.com, and who has allowed him/her to provide the information required to use the Service, under the conditions defined herein.

The Member commits to update all information concerning him/her regularly in his/her profile, to preserve their accurateness, in his/her own interest, considering the purpose of the Service. Each Member may, at any time, modify the data concerning him/her which he/she deems useful or necessary, by clicking on the "Edit" link accessible in the various sections of his/her profile, including those data concerning his/her registration data, through the "My Account" section accessible from his/her profile.

The Member is herby informed that www.ceelk.com may verify Registration Forms completed over the Site and reserves the right to suspend the provision of the Service to any Member whose registration mode should violate these Terms of Use, under the conditions set forth in Article 6 hereunder.

Should a Member provide false, improper, expired or incomplete data, www.ceelk.com reserves the right to suspend or terminate the Contract and his/her account, and to refuse him/her future access to all or part of the Service, under the conditions set forth in Article 6 hereunder.

Should a Member violate applicable laws, and particularly criminal laws, or those laws intended to protect third-party rights, or should his/her conduct harm a person’s interests, whosever this may be, including www.ceelk.com or any company with a legal relation to the site, or prejudice another Member’s use of the Service, www.ceelk.com reserves the right to suspend or terminate the contract and his/her account, without prior notice, and to refuse him/her future access to all or part of the Service, under the conditions set forth in Article 6 hereunder.

Under no circumstance shall www.ceelk.com be held liable by users or third parties for any error, omission, or inexactness which may arise in the information provided by a Member.

1.3. Member account and password

The Member commits to create only one account for his/her profile.

Each Member may receive, as part of the registration process, at the electronic address provided by him/her at the time of his/her registration, an e-mail for the purpose of activating his/her account. In this case, the Service will only be fully accessible once the Member has fully completed the activation process indicated in said email.

The login and password chosen by the Member at the time of the registration allows access to the Service. This data is confidential.

The Member is solely liable for any use which might be made of his/her login and password, and the sole guarantor of their confidentiality and of any use made of his/her account.

The Member shall inform www.ceelk.com immediately of any unauthorised use of his/her account, and of any breach of the confidentiality and security of his/her identification means, by sending an email at www.ceelk.com.

Should www.ceelk.com have legitimate reasons to believe that the Service’s security has been violated or that the Service is being used improperly due to an unauthorised use of the Member's identification means, it may temporarily suspend the account, in order, among other points, to preserve the integrity of the Site and data, and, should it seem appropriate, require the modification of said identification means. Should the Member wish to modify 3 his/her identification means, he/she need only to access the Site and modify his/her parameters under the "Preferences" section of his/her profile.

Should a third party have acquired his/her identification means through the Member’s error, the said Member shall bear sole liability for any use of these identification means and the use made of the Service as a consequence thereof. Under no circumstance shall www.ceelk.com be held liable for any loss or damage resulting from a Member’s failure to comply with his/her obligations, as stated in this Article.

www.ceelk.com reserves the right to deactivate the account of a Member after a period of total inactivity of said account equal to or greater than six (6) months.

However, the deactivation of a Member’s account may not occur as long as one or more Subscriptions remain in effect, subject to the stipulations of Article 6.2.2 hereunder.

1.4. Introducing new member to www.ceelk.com

Should a Member wish to invite and introduce a person so that the latter may use the Service, he/she shall provide www.ceelk.com with the full name (last and first) and electronic address of said person. He/she shall previously have obtained this person’s consent to the communication of his/her personal data to www.ceelk.com and to the use of said data by the latter in the invitation and introduction process of www.ceelk.com.

www.ceelk.com does not store such data if said person does not register with the Site.

Article 2. Use of www.ceelk.com

Subject to compliance with the registration conditions set forth in Article 1 and the minimum required technical configuration set forth in Article 8, Members may use the Site’s free functionalities.

Generally, Members shall refrain, when using the Site, from committing acts of whatever nature, such as the issue, publication, uploading or distribution of data and/or contents which are against the law, undermine the public order, or violate the rights of www.ceelk.com or of third parties.

Specifically, when using the Site, Members shall abide by the Site’s rules, which include but are not limited to the following:

  • Communicating exact information upon their registration and when using the Site.
  • Not using false identities intended to deceive others.
  • Abiding by applicable laws and respecting the rights of others, and complying with these contractual stipulations.
  • Using the Site in a legitimate manner, exclusively in accordance with its professional purpose, and in accordance with the applicable legal and regulatory provisions and with current practices.
  • Respecting the intellectual property rights pertaining to the contents provided by www.ceelk.com and by other Members, as well as the property intellectual rights of third parties; therefore, each Member shall refrain from reproducing and/or communicating to the general public, through the Site, one or more contents without the authorization of the holders of the rights to said pertaining contents, when such authorization is required.
  • Not diverting or attempting to divert any of the Site’s functionalities from its normal use, as defined herein.
  • Not using a robot software or any equivalent automated process or tool when browsing the Site or using the Service.
  • Committing to communicate to www.ceelk.com and to other Members only information the distribution of which, in their opinion, shall under no circumstance harm themselves, other Members, www.ceelk.com, or third parties.
  • Refraining from distributing information or contents which do not conform to reality.
  • Not distributing data, information or contents of a slanderous, insulting, obscene, offending, violent character or violence-inciting nature, or of a political, racist or xenophobic nature, and generally, any contents which might be contrary to applicable laws and regulations or to public decency.
  • Not distributing data, information or contents intended to reduce, disorganized or hinder the normal use of the Site, or to interrupt and/or slow down the normal flow of communications between Members.
  • Not using the Service for mass-mailings of unsolicited messages (advertising or other).
  • Not collecting information regarding third parties, including electronic addresses, to be used to send commercial or equivalent solicitations, or to be integrated within a referencing or equivalent service, whether free or against payment, or to be used in the conduct of a competition watch.
  • Not using the Service, whether directly or indirectly, to implement practices assimilated to "pyramid" sales or services, or any other similar process, particularly those consisting in offering goods to the public and enticing them to expect to receive these free of charge or in exchange of remuneration which is lower than their real value, and conditioning the goods’ obtainment to the selling of tickets or other such instruments to third parties or to the gathering of subscription or registration of new purchasers.
  • Not offering to a third party to gather memberships or to subscribe to a list by demanding from said person the remittance of any remuneration and by enticing her to expect financial gains resulting from an increase in the number of people recruited or registered rather than from the sale, provision or consumption of goods or services.
  • Refraining from participating, whether directly or indirectly, in setting up or developing a network seeking to implement practices assimilated to network sales (Multi-Level Marketing - MLM).
  • To not directly or indirectly promote one of www.ceelk.com competitors or a service offering hiring solutions.
  • To not post or publish continuing education or training offers and/or job offers in groups.

In case of a Member’s breach of one or more of these rules, www.ceelk.com reserves the right to suspend and/or terminate the Contract unilaterally, to block said the account(s) of the Member(s) involved, to delete the litigious messages automatically, to prevent the publication of all or part of the profile of the Member(s), and/or to block his/her/their access to all or part of the Service, whether temporarily or definitively, without compensation, as set forth in Article 6 hereunder.

Members may report any behaviour or content on the Site, which is evidently contrary to the aforementioned rules, describing it and its location on the Site, as specifically as possible, by emailing hello@ceelk.com. Members are hereby informed, however, that any abusive description may itself be punished in accordance with the applicable regulation.

Article 3. Communication and sharing spaces

www.ceelk.com, on the Site, spaces for communication and sharing, classified under various sections, which are likely to evolve with the Site.

Members may upload data, information and, more generally, contents and exchange information as part of these spaces or on their profile, in strict compliance with the law and these Terms of Use.

However, should www.ceelk.com be duly informed that obviously illicit contents were distributed on the Site, It may be forced to delete such contents without prior notification to the Member who provided said contents.

Article 4. Confidentiality and personal data

Personal data concerning the Members are stored by www.ceelk.com on its servers, to be processed as part of the use of the Service.

www.ceelk.com invites Members to read its Privacy Policy.

All personal data provided by a Member when using the Site and Service are collected legally and fairly. Their purpose is the use of the Site and the provision of the Service, and they may therefore be used by www.ceelk.com to this end.

Specifically, each Member is informed of the fact that the data concerning him/her may be used by www.ceelk.com to offer him/her the opportunity of contacting other Members, selected in function of said data, which are not communicated to such Members, other than those accessible through the public profile, and are therefore used for this purpose exclusively by www.ceelk.com. Each Member accepts this use of his/her data.

The Registration Form found on the Site allows the Member to subscribe to the Site and Service by revealing to www.ceelk.com certain personal data concerning him/her.

The mandatory or optional nature of the communication of the requested data is mentioned on the Form for each field. Where the communication of the data is mandatory, failure to disclose it will result in the Member’s registration application not being processed.

www.ceelk.com does not communicate the personal data of Members to third parties, except for the data found on each Member's public profile, in accordance with the Member's determined parameterization and to the purpose of the Site and Service, and of those cases where the communication of such data is required by applicable laws, particularly at the request of the legal authorities.

Members have the right to access, rectify and delete personal data concerning them and processed over the Site, and oppose their communication to third parties for justifiable cause.

The Site uses "cookie" technology. Cookies are especially useful to facilitate the personalization of the Member’s access to the Service.

Generally, cookies are harmless to the Member’s computer. The Member may accept or refuse the cookies by configuring his/her browser. The cookies are anonymous and under no circumstance do they gather any personal data; the only data collected are for connection and statistical use.

www.ceelk.com keeps track, through these cookies, of connections to the Site, and specifically of their origin. This use is made for statistical-analysis purposes, and the data are destroyed thereafter.

www.ceelk.com takes the necessary precautions to ensure that personal data gathered through the Site are not lost, leaked, consulted, modified, or revealed to unauthorised third parties.

Members may access their personal data upon simple request by writing to the following electronic address: hello@ceelk.com.

However, this access may be refused where the law allows such a decision.

Article 5. Intellectual Property

5.1. User’s license regarding contents placed online by Members

To permit the provision of the Service and in accordance with the purpose of the Site, Members grant www.ceelk.com a non-exclusive license to use the contents and data they include and/or place on line through the Site.

The Member guarantees www.ceelk.com that such data, information or contents comply with the law and do not violate the rights of others.

www.ceelk.com acquires no property right over the data, information and/or contents provided by Members.

By publishing his/her data, information and/or contents on the Site, each Member agrees to their display and availability to the other Members as well as to third parties over said Site, in accordance with the personal parameters registered by each Member in the "Preferences" section of his/her profile and his/her account. Therefore, each Member allows other Members to consult his/her personal data thus made available through his/her profile and to use them to contact him/her. He/she explicitly accepts this use of his/her profile, which goes to the very essence of the Site and Service.

Solely for the ends of providing the Service, Members allow www.ceelk.com to reproduce, represent, adapt and translate the contents and data provided by them over the Site, under the conditions defined hereunder:

www.ceelk.com is allowed to reproduce all or part of the contents provided by Members on any digital registration support, current or future, and specifically including, but not limited to, on any server, hard drive, whether removable or not, memory card, or any other equivalent support, in any format and using any process, whether currently known and unknown, so far as proves necessary for all storage, back-up, transmission or downloading operation entailed in the Site’s operation and the provision of the Service.

www.ceelk.com is allowed to adapt and translate Members’ contents, as well as to reproduce these adaptations on any digital support, current or future, stipulated above, in order to provide the Service, particularly in different languages. This right includes the ability, subject to the respect of the Member’s moral right, to modify the formatting of his/her contents to bring them in line with the Site’s graphic charter and/or make it compatible with its technical performances or applicable formats, in view of their insertion and/or publication on the Site.

The purpose of this authorisation is to allow www.ceelk.com to distribute Members’ contents and data over digital networks and through any communication protocol, and particularly over the Internet, as well as to make them available to the public, in such a way that any person may access them from the location and at the time of his/her own choosing, through the Site, in accordance with the parameterization defined by each Member.

This license is granted for the entire world and for the duration of the Contract binding the Member to www.ceelk.com.

Should a manifest violation of intellectual property rights be committed on the Site, the person interested in protecting his/her rights is invited to notify www.ceelk.com of such a violation, as specifically as possible, by emailing hello@ceelk.com.

Article 6. Term and Termination

6.1. Term

The Contract is agreed to for an indeterminate term, starting from the Member’s acceptance of these Terms of Use.

6.2. Termination

www.ceelk.com may ipso facto suspend access to the Site and Service immediately, in case of the Member’s noncompliance with these Terms of Use. In this case, www.ceelk.com must notify the Member of this suspension by e-mail, and warn him/her to cease and desist from said violation. Should such notification remain unanswered for eight (8) days, www.ceelk.com may terminate the Contract ipso facto, without any formality and subject to any damages it might claim as compensation for any prejudice it might suffer as a result of this situation; because of its cause (the Member’s breach), this termination shall entail no repayment of any sums the Member might already have paid for any Subscriptions he/she might have subscribed to.

Furthermore, it is reiterated that, in the event of a manifest violation of the applicable regulation or obligations by the Member, particularly those stipulated in Article 2 hereof, consisting, among others, in the use of the Site for spamming or MLM purposes, in the use of a Subscription for recruitment purposes, or for the distribution of a message, data or information contrary to public order or likely to undermine the rights of a third party (slander, insults, breach of intellectual property rights, denigration, etc.), of any kind whatsoever, www.ceelk.com may suspend access to the contents in question and/or delete the account of the Member and terminate the Contract, without prior notification.

6.2.1. Deleting account from the Site

Members may delete their accounts from the Site at any time by contacting Ceelk at the address at the top of this page.

Article 7. Liability

7.1 Member's liability

The Member shall bear all costs related to the hardware and software needed to access the Site and use the Service. It is the Member’s responsibility to take all suitable precautions to protect his/her own data, computer systems and/or software from any contamination by possible viruses.

The Member bears sole liability for the use of the information, messages or data of any kind available through the Service, and under no circumstance may any party other than the Member be held liable for any decision made or action taken by the Member on the basis of this information.

The Member shall bear sole liability for the use made of the Service and the Site, and, more generally, for any use or operation made from his/her account and profile.

The Member is responsible for all data and information concerning him/her which he/she has made available online and for all contents provided by him/her, whether such data or contents are accessible and/or distributed to the public through one of the Site’s communication or exchange spaces or sent to any person by e-mail, or whether they are stored on his/its personal space within the Site.

The Member recognizes that www.ceelk.com exercises no preliminary check of said contents and data and that it is under no general obligation to monitor the data and contents stored by Members and distributed over the Site.

The Member shall bear sole liability, with respect to www.ceelk.com and, if applicable, to any third party, for any damages, whether direct or indirect, of any kind whatsoever, caused by any information or any other element of contents communicated, transmitted or distributed by the Member while using the Service, as well as by any breach of this Contract on his/her part.

The Member accepts to submit to any measure implemented by www.ceelk.com in application of applicable laws.

Last update: October 24, 2015