Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING DANTE MANILA ONLINE ITALIAN TRANSLATION SERVICES (“DANTE TRANSLATIONS”).

The DANTE TRANSLATIONS website (www.dantetranslates.com) and all content, information, and services accessible through it is made available by SOCIETÀ DANTE ALIGHIERI COMITATO DI MANILA (“DANTE MANILA”), and may be used only under the following terms and conditions.

BY ACCESSING AND USING DANTE TRANSLATIONS, YOU (“User”) AGREE TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH HEREIN (the “Agreement”).

If User is accessing and using this website on behalf of any other person, group or entity, User warrants that it has all necessary authority to enter into this Agreement for that person, group or entity, and the latter is able to give such authorization and enter into this Agreement. The term “User” in this Agreement will also mean the person, group or entity that User is acting or purporting to be acting for, unless otherwise provided. If at any time User does not agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement then User must cease using DANTE TRANSLATIONS immediately.

1 License

1.1 Grant. User is granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable, limited license to access and use DANTE TRANSLATIONS on any computer or device solely for personal, non-commercial use. DANTE TRANSLATIONS has the right and may terminate this license without notice at any time and for any, or no, reason.

1.2 Limitations. User may not copy, download, store, publish, transmit, transfer, sell, sublicense or otherwise use DANTE TRANSLATIONS, or any portion thereof, in any form or by any means, except (i) as expressly permitted by this Agreement, (ii) with DANTE TRANSLATIONS ‘s prior written permission, or (iii) if not expressly prohibited by this Agreement, as allowed under the fair use provision of applicable copyright and/or intellectual property laws. User may not alter or modify information and services provided through DANTE TRANSLATIONS in any way. User may not reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble or otherwise attempt to discern the source code or architecture of the components of DANTE TRANSLATIONS, or any information about usage or users. User may not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to access, monitor or copy DANTE TRANSLATIONS without DANTE TRANSLATIONS’s prior written permission.

1.3 Intellectual Property Rights. Unless otherwise explicitly noted, all elements of DANTE TRANSLATIONS including, but not limited to, text, articles, logos, trademarks, graphics and overall “look and feel” are the property of DANTE TRANSLATIONS. Nothing herein shall be construed to confer any license or right, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, under copyright or other intellectual property rights either now or in the future. User acknowledges that DANTE TRANSLATIONS is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents and other proprietary rights and laws.

2 Registration

2.1 Certain sections of DANTE TRANSLATIONS require registration to access and use information and services. If User elects to register, User agrees to provide DANTE TRANSLATIONS with accurate, complete registration information. User will inform DANTE TRANSLATIONS of any changes to registration information. User warrants that registration is for a single person only, and that User will not permit anyone other than User to access or use sections of DANTE TRANSLATIONS requiring registration using User’s name and password. User will not access or use DANTE TRANSLATIONS under the User name of another individual. User is responsible for all access to and use of DANTE TRANSLATIONS through User’s name and password, including access of any services the use of which results in monetary charges to User, whether or not User has knowledge of or authorizes such access and use. User will notify DANTE TRANSLATIONS immediately of any unauthorized use of User’s name and password, if User suspects the privacy of User’s name and password has been jeopardized, or if User believes that another individual has fraudulently represented themselves as the User or as being associated with User or User’s organization, or has accessed or sought to access and use DANTE TRANSLATIONS to provide it to others, or copy any portion of it, or violate DANTE TRANSLATIONS’ copyright and intellectual property rights.

2.2 User acknowledges and agrees that any information, including any type of personal information, that User provides to DANTE TRANSLATIONS by reason of use or access of DANTE TRANSLATIONS has been given or disclosed with User’s consent, and DANTE TRANSLATIONS may process this information as necessary and advisable for the implementation and delivery of the translation services, and for any other legitimate business purpose of DANTE TRANSLATIONS, and outsource the processing to any third party provider. User represents and warrants that if it provides or discloses any information, including any type of personal information pertaining to other persons, groups or entities to DANTE TRANSLATIONS, it has the authority to do so.

3 Translation Services

3.1 User avails of Italian translation services offered by DANTE TRANSLATIONS by selecting from list of available Translation Services, and paying for the specified translation service.

3.2 Virtual wallet. A virtual wallet is automatically created for each registered DANTE TRANSLATIONS User. User must load funds to his/her virtual wallet before he/she can avail of translation services offered by DANTE TRANSLATIONS. Loading of funds into User’s virtual wallet is via industry-accepted and secure online payment methods made available in DANTE TRANSLATIONS at any given time. Unless otherwise specified, all translation services offered in DANTE TRANSLATIONS are Philippine Peso denominated. By making this function available on DANTE TRANSLATIONS, DANTE TRANSLATIONS is not providing any e-money, e-wallet or money remittance service and has retained authorized providers to support the relevant payment method.

3.3 Funds in Virtual Wallet. Funds loaded into the User’s Virtual Wallet does not expire, does not earn interest, may not be withdrawn, and may not be exchanged with cash or any other product or service, except those specified in DANTE TRANSLATIONS.

4 No Guarantees

Although DANTE TRANSLATIONS undertakes to exert reasonable effort and care in maintaining a high quality of its outputs in the translation services it offers in DANTE TRANSLATIONS, it cannot and does not guarantee the absence of errors and/or defective outputs, either by commission or omission, in its translation services. User warrants that DANTE TRANSLATIONS’s responsibility is limited to correcting errors or repairing defective translations within a reasonable time, if and when these are brought to DANTE TRANSLATION’s attention.

The translations will be received by the User according to the timetable presented in the website, in case of errors and/or defective outputs, the corrected output will be sent to the User not later than three (3) working days from the time the User entered the full set of information.

5 Third Party Content

Third party content, messages and services may appear on DANTE TRANSLATIONS or may be accessible through links from DANTE TRANSLATIONS. DANTE TRANSLATIONS is not responsible, and assumes no liability, for any mistakes, misstatements of facts, defamation, slander, libel, omissions, falsehood, or obscenity in the statements, opinions, representations or any other form of content contained in any third party content appearing on or accessible from DANTE TRANSLATIONS. User acknowledges that the information and opinions in the third party content are neither endorsed or controlled by, nor reflect the beliefs of, DANTE TRANSLATIONS.

6 Advertisers & Sponsors

User acknowledges that DANTE TRANSLATIONS may contain advertising and sponsorships. Advertisers and sponsors are solely responsible for ensuring that material submitted for use on DANTE TRANSLATIONS is accurate and complies with any and all applicable laws. User agrees that DANTE TRANSLATIONS will not be responsible for the illegality or any error or inaccuracy in advertisers’ or sponsors’ materials or for the acts or omissions of advertisers or sponsors.

7 DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

DANTE TRANSLATIONS IS PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW. DANTE TRANSLATIONS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF PERFORMANCE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY, OMISSIONS, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS AND DELAYS. DANTE TRANSLATIONS MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT ACCESS TO DANTE TRANSLATIONS OR ANY PORTION THEREOF WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, COMPLETE, ERROR FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED. DANTE TRANSLATIONS DISCLAIMS ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY LOSS, INJURY, CLAIM, LIABILITY, OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM, ARISING OUT OF, OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO (A) THE ACCESS OR USE OF DANTE TRANSLATIONS, INCLUDING BOTH DANTE TRANSLATIONS AND THIRD PARTY CONTENT AND SERVICES DELIVERED THROUGH DANTE TRANSLATIONS, (B) THE ACCESS OR USE OF THIRD PARTY WEB SITES AND CONTENT OR SERVICES THEREIN THROUGH LINKS IN DANTE TRANSLATIONS, (C) THE UNAVAILABILITY OF DANTE TRANSLATIONS OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, OR (D) USER’S USE OF EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE IN CONNECTION WITH ACCESS AND USE OF DANTE TRANSLATIONS.

8 LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

USER’S EXCLUSIVE REMEDY AND DANTE TRANSLATIONS’S, ITS AFFILIATES AND/OR CONTRIBUTORS’ ENTIRE LIABILITY UNDER THIS AGREEMENT, IF ANY, FOR ANY CLAIM FOR DAMAGES RELATING TO USE OF DANTE TRANSLATIONS WHICH ARE MADE AGAINST THEM, INDIVIDUALLY OR JOINTLY, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT OR NEGLIGENCE, SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT OF CHARGES PAID BY USER RELATIVE TO THE SPECIFIC DANTE TRANSLATIONS FEATURE WHICH IS THE BASIS OF THE CLAIM DURING THE 12 MONTH PERIOD PRECEDING THE EVENT GIVING RISE TO SUCH CLAIM. IN NO EVENT SHALL DANTE TRANSLATIONS, ITS AFFILIATES AND/OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE TO SUBSCRIBER FOR ANY CLAIM RELATING IN ANY WAY TO (A) USER’S INABILITY OR FAILURE TO USE DANTE TRANSLATIONS PROPERLY OR COMPLETELY, EVEN IF ASSISTED BY DANTE TRANSLATIONS, ITS AFFILIATES OR CONTRIBUTORS, OR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY USER IN RELIANCE UPON DANTE TRANSLATIONS DELIVERED INFORMATION AND SERVICES; OR (B) ANY LOST PROFITS OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR SPECIAL DAMAGES RELATING IN WHOLE OR IN PART TO USER’S RIGHTS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT OR USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE DANTE TRANSLATIONS, EVEN IF DANTE TRANSLATIONS, ITS AFFILIATES AND/OR CONTRIBUTORS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. DANTE TRANSLATIONS SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER TO USER FOR ANY CLAIM RELATING IN ANY WAY TO ANY THIRD PARTY CONTENT OR FEATURE.

9 Indemnification

User agrees to defend, indemnify, and hold DANTE TRANSLATIONS, its affiliates, contractors, suppliers, directors, employees and agents harmless from any and all claims, costs, damages, judgments, and liabilities (including but not limited to reasonable attorney’s fees) made by any third party and arising from any content User posts, submits, transmits or otherwise makes available through DANTE TRANSLATIONS, User’s violation or breach of the terms and conditions of this Agreement, or the violation of the intellectual property rights of any third party.

10 Limitation of Claims

Except for claims relating to improper use of DANTE TRANSLATIONS, no claim, regardless of form, which in any way arises out of this Agreement, may be made, if such claim is brought, under this Agreement more than one year after the User enters into this Agreement by accessing or utilizing DANTE TRANSLATIONS.

10.1 User disputes. User is solely responsible for its interactions, if any, with other DANTE TRANSLATIONS users. DANTE TRANSLATIONS retains the right, but expressly disclaims any obligation, to become involved in any dispute between User and any other users of DANTE TRANSLATIONS.

11 Modifications to Terms of Use

DANTE TRANSLATIONS reserves the right to modify this Agreement at any time and at its sole discretion. Updated versions of the Terms and Conditions of Use will appear on DANTE TRANSLATIONS and become the effective Agreement immediately upon publication. User is responsible for regularly reviewing the Terms and Conditions of Use. Continued use of DANTE TRANSLATIONS by User after any such modification of this Agreement constitutes User’s assent to such modifications.

12 Entire Agreement

This Agreement embodies the entire understanding between User and DANTE TRANSLATIONS with respect to the subject matter herein, and supersedes any and all prior understandings and agreements, oral or written, relating to the subject matter.

13 Force Majeure

DANTE TRANSLATIONS’s performance under these Terms and Conditions of use are subject to interruption and delay due to causes beyond its reasonable control, such as acts of God, acts of any government, war or other hostility, civil disorder, the elements, fire, explosion, power failure, equipment failure, industrial or labor dispute, inability to obtain necessary supplies and the like.

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