These Terms of Services ("Terms") describe the terms on which Goodwall SA, avenue de Sécheron 15, 1202, Genève, Switzerland (“We” or “Goodwall”) offers You (“User”) an access to, and use of, the site www.goodwall.org (the “Site”) and related online services (including any software and mobile applications, the “Services”) and any information, text, graphics, photos or other materials uploaded, downloaded or appearing on the Services (collectively referred to as "Content").

PURPOSE

The mission of Goodwall is to become an online identity for everyone to showcase their social good and integrity for business, friendships and networking. To achieve our mission, We are building a network where people build social résumés (Good CVs) by doing good to stand out and distinguish themselves to get into university or get their first job. Good CVs are publically available and Universities and third parties may find and contact Registered Users.

ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

By accessing this Site, You agree to be bound by these Terms. If You do not agree to the outlined Terms please refrain from using the Site or the Services.

Goodwall reserves the right to make any changes to these Terms and/or the Privacy Policy accessible at www.goodwall.org/privacy (the “Privacy Policy”) as Goodwall deems necessary or desirable without prior notification to You. Registered Users will be notified by email (if the Registered User agrees to receive email notifications) or a private message in their profile and the new Terms and/or Privacy Policy will be posted on the Site. In case of material changes, notice will also be provided in the homepage prior to the modification. It is Your responsibility to verify regularly the content of the Site to be informed of any changes. Your continued use of the Service after any such changes or after explicitly accepting the new Terms and/or Privacy Policy upon logging into the Site and using the Services shall constitute Your consent to such changes.

REGISTERED USERS

Some areas of the Site and some Services may be limited to registered users (“Registered Users”). To become a Registered User, You need to register and create a User Account by providing Goodwall with your name, email and a password as set forth in the Site or by connecting with Facebook Login.

When registering, You provide Goodwall with personal data like Your first name, surname, date of birth, country of residence and email address (“Personal Data”). Personal Data may include also additional information such as the date of subscription, age, gender, hometown, education, location, school information, work information, interests, grades, preferred subjects, preferred location to study in, grades, university matches and pictures. Please refer to our Privacy Policy www.goodwall.org/privacy to know how We We use Your Personal Data. Additional rules may apply to Registered Users who uses Facebook Login

By registering and using the Services, You represent and warrant the following:

  • You are at least thirteen (13) years old;
  • the information You provided as part of the registration process is accurate and not misleading and You will keep it up-to-date;
  • You are entitled to access and use the Services according to any laws and/or regulations that may apply to You;
  • You may not transfer or share Your User Account with anyone; You are entitled to create only one personal User Account;
  • You are solely and entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of Your User Account, Password and any activity that may occur through Your User Account. You are in particular responsible for safeguarding the password that You use to access Your User Account;
  • You agree that Goodwall may delete or modify any Content deemed inappropriate (e.g. which is offensive, harmful or infringe registered trademarks or other third party intellectual property); and
  • You understand and agree that the information you provide to Goodwall when subscribing is made public and may be seen by other Users, registered or not, and by third parties.
AVAILABILITY OF THE SERVICES

Goodwall may add, delete or change some or all of the Services at any time and without prior notice. Registered Users will be notified of any changes and given the option to continue to use or to terminate their User Account.

You acknowledge that Goodwall may have to temporary block or limit access to, or availability of, part of all of the Services for technical maintenance repair or support. Goodwall shall use commercially reasonable efforts to minimize the impact of such temporary limitation to the Services and to inform Registered Users prior to the scheduled maintenance windows.

Goodwall reserves the right, without prior notice, to take any measure it might find appropriate in case of breach of these Terms or to protect the integrity and performance of its computer systems, servers and networks, in particular but not limited to a suspension or a termination of data transmission, access to, or making available of, the Site or/and the Services.

The data transmitted to Goodwall by You may be hosted by Goodwall or a third party of its choice, as part of the Services. See our Privacy Policy for more details.

CONTENT

You are solely responsible for the Content you post or publish on the Site. All Content, whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, is the sole responsibility of the person who originated the Content. You are responsible for any Content you share, even if already available on the Site.

You undertake not to post any illegal or undesirable messages (spams, discriminatory, hateful, racist, homophobic, inappropriate, defamatory, violent, vulgar, offensive, etc.) on the Site. You undertake not to post any threats, or any Content that is menacing in any way or that calls for hate or violence, or of pornographic nature. You undertake not to post commercial advertisements on the Site without prior written authorization from Goodwall.

When a Registered User posts Content in the form of an embedded video hosted and distributed by an external service provider such as YouTube, DailyMotion, Vimeo, etc., he is solely responsible to comply with the terms and policies of the external service provider. Goodwall does not host the videos but simply links back to the videos and embeds them.

Even if the given service providers’s logo is not always visible on Goodwall, the User is aware that her/his video content is being processed by that service provider and not by Goodwall. It is the Users responsibility to inquire about the privacy policy and the terms of this service provider. Goodwall shall by no means be held liable for the use by those service providers of the content without the Registered User’s consent.

YOUR RIGHTS

You retain your rights on any Content You submit, post or display on or through the Services.

By submitting, posting or displaying Content on or through the Services, You grant Goodwall a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license (with right to sublicense) to use, copy, reproduce, publish, transmit, display and distribute such Content in any and all media or distribution methods (now known or later developed, online or offline).

By submitting, posting or displaying Content on or through the Services, You expressly authorize Goodwall to process, adapt and modify such Content as considered to be necessary or desirable by Goodwall and hereby waive Your moral rights on such Content.

PAYING SERVICES

Some Services are offered for a fee, like the Goodwall Dashboard. They are based on separate agreements.

GOODWALL FOR UNIVERSITIES

Universities and other third parties may use the Goodwall Dashboard (currently free service/potentially paid in the future) to find, match with, select, contact and connect with (message) potential prospective students. Please refer to the Privacy policy to know more about the Personal Data accessible through the Dashboard.

Universities agree that by claiming their university page via www.goodwall.org/universities they are signing up to our service. In doing so, they agree to granting Goodwall the right to mention publicly (for instance on our home page or in flyers) that the respective university is using Goodwall and to use the respective university's logo accordingly. The university also agrees to us, on their behalf, notifying the students on Goodwall who matched and or favourited their university that the university has viewed the respective student's profile.

ADVERTISING AND OTHER COMMERCIAL CONTENTS POSTED BY GOODWALL

Development, maintenance, research and the implementation of new ideas and of ever-better quality services, as well as the need for Goodwall to achieve its technological, corporate and charity goals imply constant and significant investments and financing. In consideration of all the previous elements, Goodwall may dedicate some of its space to display advertising in a way that is beneficial for Users as well as for advertisers.

INDEMNIFICATION

You represent and warrant that You have obtained and shall maintain all consents, licenses and necessary autorisation (if any) for the Services to be available to You (including the hosting of data), and that the Services will not be used in violation of any law, regulation or rights of third parties, including intellectual property rights, or to incite or facilitate such a violation.

Registered Users are solely responsible for their Content (including the accuracy of their data and the respect of IP rights), the respect of the terms and conditions and privacy policies of external video service providers and all acts on the Site or related to the use of the Services.

You will indemnify and hold harmless any award of costs and damages brought against Goodwall to the extent that it is (i) based on a claim regarding the configuration or use of the Site or Services; (ii) based on a claim regarding modification, translation, customization or localization of Services, in particular in case of modification of the Personal Data, Content or web pages made accessible by Goodwall; (iii) based on a claim regarding a damage allegedly suffered as a result or in connection with the access to the Site or with the use of Services in accordance with these Terms; or (iv) based on a claim regarding the infringement of rights of third parties in connection with the use of the Site or Services by You, including based on a claim regarding some Content You shared; or (v) based on a claim regarding the inaccuracy of the Content You shared.

DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITIES

We assume no responsibility or liability for errors or omissions on the Site or for problems the operation of the Services. Your access and use of the Site are at Your own risk. Without limiting the foregoing, the Site, its Content and any Services offered through it are provided “as is” and “as available”, without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. Goodwall does not make any representations regarding the use or the results of the access to the Site and/or use of the Services in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, value or otherwise. Goodwall in particular is not in a position to verify the accuracy of the GoodCVs. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties, so the above may not apply to you.

Goodwall makes no representations that the Site and Services are appropriate or available for use in other locations than Switzerland. Those who access or use the Site and Services from other jurisdictions do so under their own responsibility and are responsible for compliance with applicable laws.

In no event shall Goodwall, its related companies, and each such company’s directors, officers, employees and agents be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, or special damages, including without limitation damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of business information, infringement of third party rights, loss or alteration of data arising out of Your access to the Site and/or use of the Services, use or inability to use the Site, any information provided by the Site or any transaction entered into through the Site.

By using the Site or a Service, You agree that any legal remedy or liability that you seek to obtain for actions or omissions of any third party will be limited to a claim against the third party who caused You harm at the exclusion of Goodwall. As a consequence, You agree not to attempt to impose liability on, or seek any legal remedy from Goodwall, its officers, employees, representatives, agents and successors in rights.

By using the Site or a Service, You agree that any legal remedy or liability that you seek to obtain for actions or omissions of any third party will be limited to a claim against the third party who caused You harm at the exclusion of Goodwall. As a consequence, You agree not to attempt to impose liability on, or seek any legal remedy from Goodwall, its officers, employees, representatives, agents and successors in rights.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

All Content and more generally every element displayed on or available through the Site or Services (text, image, sounds, etc.) are the exclusive property of Goodwall or are used by Goodwall with express permission of the copyright and/or trademark owner. “Goodwall”, including the logo, is a registered trademark of Goodwall SA. All rights in respect of this trademark are hereby expressly reserved. Unless otherwise indicated, all other trademarks appearing on Goodwall are the property of their respective owners.

If You are aware of any Intellectual Property rights violation, please contact Us at omar@goodwall.org

PRIVACY

Our Privacy Policy available at www.goodwall.org/privacy explains how We collect, process, use and disclose registration information and other Personal Data about You.

TERMINATION

You acknowledge and agree that Goodwall may in its sole discretion and without liability to You, with or without cause, with or without prior notice and at any time:

  • terminate Your access to the Site and Services
  • deactivate or delete Your User Account and all related information and files ; and
  • bar Your access to any of such files or Services.

Registered Users will soon be able to terminate the Services (please note that at this time, this functionality is still in development and it is not possible the delete a user account on Goodwall. Users are limited to changing their privacy settings to completely hide their account or make their account anonymous). By deleting their account, Registered Users waive any Services or other benefits pertaining to the Site, without any kind of compensation.

Except if specifically provided for otherwise, termination of Your access for any reason shall immediately terminate Your rights under this Terms, but shall not relieve You of Your obligations to make immediate and full payment to Goodwall for any amounts then due and/or payable, without any claim to reimbursement of monies already paid.

Miscellaneous

The access to the Site and use of Services does not establish the relationship of a partnership, joint venture, franchise, or principal and agent among the parties, and neither party shall have any authority to incur obligations or take other actions on behalf of the other party.

Goodwall shall not be liable for delays in its performance hereunder due to causes beyond its reasonable control, including but not limited to, acts of God, acts of public enemy, general network break-downs, spread of viruses, acts of government or courts of law or equity, civil war, insurrection or riots, fires, floods, explosions, earthquakes or other casualties, strikes or other labor troubles.

If any provision of the Terms is invalid, illegal, or unenforceable, the balance of the Terms shall remain in effect, and if any provision is inapplicable to any person or circumstance, it shall nevertheless remain applicable to all other persons and circumstances.

The Terms constitutes the entire agreement between the parties regarding the subject matter, superseding all previous communications, representations or agreements, either by written or oral, with respect to the subject matter.

Goodwall cooperates with government and law enforcement officials and private parties to enforce and comply with the law. We will disclose any information about You to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as We, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate to respond to claims and legal process (including but not limited to subpoenas), to protect the property and rights of Goodwall or a third party, to protect the safety of the public or any person, or to prevent or stop any activity We may consider to be, or to pose a risk of being, illegal, unethical or legally actionable.

APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION

These Terms and all matters arising out of or relating to these Terms, the access to the Site or the use of Services shall be governed exclusively by the substantive laws of Switzerland, without regards to principle of conflicts of laws thereof.

Any controversy, claim or dispute between a User and Goodwall arising out of or in relation with these Terms shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction to the ordinary courts of Geneva, Switzerland.



Date of issue of this Terms: [October 6 2014]