The Website is designed and made available as a platform to host innovation calls and facilitate the transmission of the candidate's applications to answer such innovation calls. The Website also allows building networks and connections between companies, innovators and investors as well as to exchange information between the different users. It shall not be used by the User for any other purpose
1. Access to the Services
User is responsible for all of its activity in connection with the Services and accessing the Website. Any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity may be grounds for termination of Users right to Services or to access the Website. Use of the Website or Services to violate the security of any computer network, passwords or security codes, transfer or store illegal material including that which are deemed threatening or obscene, or engage in any kind of illegal activity is expressly prohibited.
2. Content of the Website
User acknowledges and agrees that if User uses any of the Services to contribute Content to the Website, YODEL Foundation is hereby granted a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, transferable right to fully exploit such Content (including all related intellectual property rights) for the purpose of exploiting the Website and rendering the Services. User warrants, represents and agrees that it will not contribute any Content that is infringing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, and offensive or otherwise violates any law or right of any third party. YODEL Foundation reserves the right to remove any Content from the Website at any time, for any reason (including, but not limited to, upon receipt of claims or allegations from third parties or authorities relating to such Content or if YODEL Foundation is concerned that User may have breached the preceding provision), or at YODEL Foundation's sole discretion.
User certifies to YODEL Foundation that if User is an individual (i.e., not a corporation) User is at least 18 years of age. User also certifies that it is legally permitted to use the Services and access the Site, and takes full responsibility for the selection and use of the Services and access of the Website.
User shall be responsible for obtaining and maintaining any equipment or ancillary services needed to connect to, access the Website or otherwise use the Services, including, without limitation, modems, hardware, software, and long distance or local telephone service. User shall be responsible for ensuring that such equipment or ancillary services are compatible with the Services.
4. User's Registration and Security
As a condition to using certain Services, User may be required to sign up, by registering his name, email address and other details, required as a case may be and to select User ID and a password.
User shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of User's password and may not disclose such password to any third parties. User shall not use User's password for any use other than accessing the Services on the Website. User shall notify YODEL Foundation immediately about any unauthorized use of his account or breach of security, including, but not limited to loss or unauthorized disclosed of the login information and/or password.
5. Innovation Calls
An “Innovation Call" is submitted on the Website by an individual or representative of an enterprise or organization, duly authorized by YODEL Foundation (the “Call Submitter") and include the information and data, necessary to provide an application to answer an Innovation Call, including the specific terms and conditions of an Innovation Call, defined at Call Submitter's sole discretion.
6. Applications to participate to an Innovation Call
“Candidate" refers to an individual, team or an organization submitting a completed application to participate to an Innovation Call posted on the Website. Candidate warrants that he is authorised to make the disclosure and has all the rights, licenses, permissions and consents necessary to provide the information and data, submitted in an application for an Innovation Call (the “Application Data"). Candidate further agrees to comply with any additional terms and conditions applicable for an Innovation Call, as the case may be.
Candidate warrants that Application Data (i) does not breach intellectual property rights of any third party, (ii) is not subject to any confidentiality restrictions and (iii) is not subject to any employment restrictions.
7. Evaluation of Candidate's Application Data
The Application Data provided by the Candidate(s) shall be independently verified by the Call Submitter team, including, for breach of any IP, patent, copyrights or confidential information BEFORE SELECTING ANY APPLICATION DATA. YODEL Foundation is a facilitator in bringing the Candidate and Call Submitted using the Website and is not responsible for any acts of the Candidate(s) and the Call Submitter(s), including disputes regarding violation of intellectual property rights or confidentiality restrictions.
YODEL Foundation is a facilitator and has no access to the reviews of the Application Data provided by the Candidates. The Call Submitter shall be the ultimate authority in evaluating the Application Data and retaining a particular Application Data and Candidate for further review.
8. Warranty Disclaimer
YODEL Foundation and/or Call Submitter has no special relationship with or fiduciary duty to Candidate(s). User and/or Candidate acknowledges that YODEL Foundation has no control over, and no duty to take any action regarding: which users gain access to the Website; what Content User accesses via the Website; what effects the Content may have on User; how User may interpret or use the Content; or what actions User may take as a result of having been exposed to the Content. User releases YODEL Foundation from all liability for User having acquired or not acquired Content through the Website. The Website may contain, or direct User to sites containing, information that some people may find offensive or inappropriate. YODEL Foundation makes no representations concerning any content contained in or accessed through the Website, and YODEL Foundation will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained in or accessed through the Website.
THE SERVICES, CONTENT, WEBSITE AND ANY SOFTWARE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.