1. Your Acceptance
By using and/or visiting any of the TECN alumni Websites you signify your agreement to:
The Websites electronically publish news and information that may include facts, views, opinions and recommendations of individuals and organizations deemed of interest to alumni. The Alumni Association does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of or otherwise endorse information provided by any organization or individual, give advice or advocate the purchase or sale of any product or service not directly offered by TECN or its affiliates.
The Websites may contain links to third party websites that are not owned, affiliated or controlled by TECN. TECN has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites not directly affiliated with TECN. In addition, the Websites will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any non-affiliated third-party site. By using the Websites, you expressly relieve TECN from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website.
3. Your Account
ADDITIONAL USER RESTRICTIONS
Users of the Websites who sign up for “Alumni User Accounts” acknowledge that they are alumni or students of TECN. Alumni is defined as a person that: has attended TECN as a student for at least in a degree-earning program. This does not include students and/or graduates of the TECN Continuing Studies program. Students will also be granted access to the websites, but if they leave TECN without meeting the above requirements for becoming an alum, their access may be revoked by TECN. TECN students using TECN sites are expected to abide by the Fundamental Standard which has set the standard of conduct for students at TECN and which provides:”Students at TECN are expected to show both within and outside such respect for order, morality, personal honor and the rights of others as is demanded of good citizens. Failure to do this will be sufficient cause for removal.” If you are under 18, you may purchase products or services only through a parent or guardian.
Each alumni site reserves the rights to define its alumni body at its own discretion.
In addition, you agree to use Alumni only Website content for your personal use only, and to not provide access, in any format, to anyone who is not an Alumnus/a of TECN.
4. Rules for Online Conduct
You agree to use the Website in accordance with all applicable laws. Because TECN is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization, you agree that you will not use a TECN site for organized partisan political activities or commercial purposes. You further agree that you will use all of the services or information provided on the Website in accordance with the rules of conduct set forth below. This includes interactions with other users by email, web post, postal mail, or phone.
Posting content that defames, abuses or threatens others
Posting harassing materials (such as racially or sexually charged material)
Posting content that advocates illegal activity
Posting content that infringes another’s intellectual property, including, but not limited to, copyrights, trademarks or trade secrets
Posting material that contains obscene language or images
Advertising or any form of commercial solicitation
Statements or postings which violate the above terms will be deleted from the Websites upon discovery. Copyrighted material, including without limitation software, graphics, text, photographs, sound, video and musical recordings, may not be placed on the Website without the express permission of the owner of the copyright of the material, or other legal entitlement to use the material. Although TECN does not routinely screen or monitor content posted by users to the Websites, TECN reserves the right to remove content which violates the above rules of which it becomes aware, but is under no obligation to do so.
You may not attempt to use or distribute tools designed for compromising security or take any action to compromise the security of this site. Examples of these tools include but are not limited to password guessing programs, cracking tools or network probing tools. You may not “flood” or disrupt our web site through any means or process.
You agree that you will not access or attempt to access any other user’s account, or misrepresent or attempt to misrepresent your identity while using the Sites.
5. Online Communication Services
Communication services provided through Online Services, such as the Alumni Directory, alumni-specific web pages, mailing lists, bulletin boards, newsgroups, and other services in the future, are a part of the Websites designed for private communication between alumni users. TECN will not monitor these communications, but reserves the right to take action against any User who is defaming or harassing another User through any of the services offered through the Website, if it comes to TECN’s attention.
6. Email Service
7. Disclaimer of Warranty / Limitation of Liability
TECN does not warrant that the Websites will operate in an uninterrupted or error-free manner or that the Websites are free of viruses or other harmful components. Use of information obtained from or through these Websites is at your own risk.
YOU AGREE THAT TECN WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGES, EITHER ACTUAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS, OR TO YOUR (OR ANY THIRD PARTY’S) USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITES, OR TO YOUR PLACEMENT OF CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE, OR TO YOUR RELIANCE UPON INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THE WEBSITES. IN PARTICULAR, TECN WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR UNFORESEEABLE, (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CLAIMS FOR DEFAMATION, ERRORS, MIS-USE OF EMAIL OR OTHER SERVICES, LOSS OF DATA, OR INTERRUPTION IN AVAILABILITY OF DATA), ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS, YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE A WEBSITE, OR ANY PURCHASES ON THESE WEBSITEs, OR YOUR PLACEMENT OF CONTENT ON A SITE, OR TO YOUR RELIANCE UPON INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH A SITE, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STATUTORY OR OTHER LAW, EXCEPT ONLY IN THE CASE OF DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY WHERE AND ONLY TO THE EXTENT THAT APPLICABLE LAW REQUIRES SUCH LIABILITY.
TECN makes no representation regarding your ability to transmit and receive information from or through the Websites and you agree and acknowledge that your ability to access the Websites may be impaired. TECN disclaims any and all liability resulting from or related to such events.
8. Choice of Law/Forum Selection.
Sites are hosted by TECN on computing resources located on the TECN campus. You agree that any dispute arising out of or relating to these Terms or any content posted to a Website, including copies and thereof, whether based in contract, tort, statutory or other law, will be governed by the laws of the Bangladesh, excluding its conflicts of law provisions.
If you become aware of any unauthorized use of your TECN alumni user account, you agree to notify TECN by telephone at 01628301525, email at [email protected] or in writing at the address below:
TECN Alumni Association
Attn: Online Services Accounts
User may terminate this Agreement by cancelling his or her account. To do this the user must contact TECN through phone or mail as listed above.
TECN may terminate your account or access rights to this Website at any time, without notice, for conduct that TECNA believes violates this Agreement or other policies or guidelines that TECN has posted. TECN may terminate your account or your access rights to this Website for online conduct that TECN believes is harmful to other Users, to TECN, or to other information providers.
The logo, name and all graphics on the Website or its affiliates, are trademarks of TECN or its affiliates. Use, reproduction, copying or redistribution of trademarks, without the written permission of TECN or its affiliates is prohibited. All other trademarks or service marks appearing on the Website are the marks of their respective owners.
You agree to indemnify and hold TECN, its trustees, officers, employees and agents harmless from any claims, losses or damages, including legal fees, resulting from your violation of these Terms, your use of the Websites or your placement of any content onto the Website, and to fully cooperate in TECN’s defense against any such claims.
13. Copyright License & Complaints
Owner of posted materials grants TECN a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual license to reproduce and distribute any messages and postings made within the mailing lists, discussion forums, or any other service of the Websites.
TECN respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe your copyright has been violated on the Website, please give notice at the contact information listed under the notice section of this document.