1.1 We welcome you to WORLD CLUB, a private networking service operated by IYPOYW and its affiliates.
2 MEMBERSHIP CONDITIONS
2.1 Our website and membership are not available to the general public and require an invitation by an existing member of WORLD CLUB. Members are expected to invite only respected persons within their own real-world communities and not individuals who might bring discredit to or harm the reputation of WORLD CLUB and our community.
2.2 By having a membership account in WORLD CLUB, you acknowledge that you meet our requirements for membership. As a member, you may not have more than one membership account, nor may you open an alternative account if your membership is suspended, shifted outside of WCLUB.org, or terminated for any reason. You may not sell, trade, or transfer a membership account to another person, nor accept or use an account that was not originally yours. If an account violates these conditions, the account will be terminated immediately.
2.3 Your participation in WORLD CLUB is based upon the assumption that all information you provide regarding yourself is truthful and accurate. Misleading or false information is sufficient reason for us to terminate your account. 2.4 In the event that you are required to disburse an initiation fee, it is understood that this fee is non-refundable.
2.5 You may not use a pseudonym or alias.
2.6 We reserve the right to change or adjust membership criteria and to make changes in the existing membership at any time and without prior notice.
3 CONDITIONS OF USE AND SERVICE
3.2 WORLD CLUB is made available for personal and individual use. Businesses and other legal entities may not use WORLD CLUB for any purpose without our express consent.
3.3 We provide a platform and environment for networking and sharing information. If members enter into agreements with other members through WORLD CLUB, we are not a contracting party to these agreements and cannot be held liable or accountable regarding these agreements.
3.4 We reserve the right to remove any content posted by you or other members at our sole discretion, for reasons including but not limited to that it is unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, fraudulent, obscene or otherwise objectionable, or because it may infringe or violate any party’s intellectual property or privacy.
3.5 While we do our best to monitor the content of the website, you understand and agree that you may encounter material with which you disagree or find objectionable, and that you use the website with this understanding and acceptance, and do not hold WORLD CLUB liable.
3.6 We do not endorse, support or ensure the accuracy, truthfulness or reliability of any content posted in the website, portal, emails, blog, social media accounts, social media messages, forum or elsewhere, nor does WORLD CLUB endorse opinions expressed in the forum or elsewhere.
3.7 WORLD CLUB reserves the right to make changes to the website or our service without prior notice, and to charge for the our services or for particular features, and to modify any fees or services without prior notice.
3.8 By posting or submitting content or information on the website, you automatically grant WORLD CLUB a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right to display such content on our website.
4 YOUR MEMBERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES
4.1 We wish to have a friendly, intimate and secure community for our members. This is a private website where members have the expectation of privacy and confidentiality. We are a community of global diversity, with members from nearly every culture and country. Expectations and behaviour will be equally diverse, so to help provide a comfortable environment for all members, we have rules. Your use of WORLD CLUB confirms that you understand and accept these rules, and will follow them.
4.2 Please do not use the WORLD CLUB name or logo for any purpose, event or promotion without our express consent.
4.3 Trust and confidence are paramount within WORLD CLUB. Falsely misrepresenting your identity, including the use of a pseudonym or alias, or your profile information will result in your member account being suspended or terminated.
4.4 You may not monitor, data-mine, or copy our web pages or any content within the site, nor collect, archive, trade or sell any personal data or communications about other members.
4.5 The use of any robot, spider, site search or retrieval application, or any other device to copy, retrieve, archive or index any portion of WORLD CLUB, is not permitted.
4.6 You may not distribute, display or publish in any form, electronic or print, any content from the website or the names of any members without our express consent, nor can you share, transmit or sell any content on the website with anyone who is not a member of WORLD CLUB, for whatever reason.
4.7 We want to keep WORLD CLUB free from intrusions. You will not send or distribute unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, chain letters, spam, pyramid schemes, or any other type of solicitation to other members, nor will you stalk, harass or unreasonably disturb any other member.
4.8 You alone are responsible for the confidentiality and security of your account’s username, password and usage. You are also accountable for all activities regarding your account, with or without your knowledge or permission. If you knowingly provide your log-in information to another person, your membership may be suspended temporarily or terminated. WORLD CLUB assumes no liability for activities of your account accessed through your password and username.
4.9 You may not use WORLD CLUB for any illegal purpose in any country or jurisdiction.
4.10 You cannot post content or initiate any communications that we consider libelous, scandalous, abusive, obscene, discriminatory, unlawful, or otherwise objectionable.
4.11 It is not permitted to make available any content or initiate communication that infringes upon the patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights or other proprietary rights of third parties, whether personal, corporate or governmental.
5 DATA and INFORMATION PROTECTION
5.1 WORLD CLUB is based upon trust and privacy. All personal information provided to WORLD CLUB is treated with the utmost confidence and care.
5.2 We will not disclose any personal data to any third party without being entitled to do so and with your express permission.
5.3 While we make every effort to keep WORLD CLUB a trusted and safe environment, WORLD CLUB cannot be held liable should content you have posted on the website that is viewable by members be copied or distributed elsewhere.
5.4 Access to your private account information is limited to webmasters and management of WORLD CLUB. No other employees, contractors or third parties will have access to this information without your express permission.
5.5 WORLD CLUB may access, preserve, and disclose the contents of your account if required to do so by law, or in the belief that such actions are reasonably necessary to comply with legal requirements or to protect the rights and property of WORLD CLUB.
6 TERMINATION OF YOUR ACCOUNT
6.1 You may terminate your account at any time without cause, penalty or explanation.
6.2 WORLD CLUB may, at our discretion and with or without cause, immediately terminate your member account and all access to the website without prior notice. Any account termination by us may take into account the business interests of WORLD CLUB and the interests of the community as a whole.
6.3 Our proprietary rights, disclaimer of warranties, indemnities, limitations of liability and other provisions of these terms and conditions continue after termination of your membership. We will not be liable to you or any third-party for the termination of your member account. If your account is terminated, you may not reenter WORLD CLUB without our express permission.
7 DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS
7.1 Disclaimer of Warranties: IYPOYW and its affiliates, licensors, partners, suppliers, consultants and agents (“WORLD CLUB”) disclaim any and all responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, completeness, legality, reliability, or operability, or availability of information or materials displayed on any of our websites. WORLD CLUB disclaims any and all responsibility and liability for the conduct of any member. The WORLD CLUB service, and all materials, information (including, without limitation, any information or materials obtained or accessed through the WORLD CLUB websites), products and services included therein are provided “as is,” with no warranties whatsoever. WORLD CLUB expressly disclaims to the fullest extent permitted by law all express, implied, and statutory warranties, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of proprietary rights. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of implied warranties, so the above disclaimers and exclusions may not apply to you. You agree that your use of the WORLD CLUB is entirely at your own risk. You agree to hold harmless and indemnify WORLD CLUB from and against any third-party claim arising from or in any way related to your use of our services and website, including any liability or expense arising from all claims, losses, damages (actual and consequential), suits, judgments, litigation costs and attorneys’ fees, of every kind and nature.
7.2 Limitation of Liability: Under no circumstances will WORLD CLUB be liable to you for any indirect, incidental, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising out of or in connection with your use of WORLD CLUB, whether or not WORLD CLUB has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Such limitation of liability shall apply (i) whether the damages arise from use or misuse of and reliance on the WORLD CLUB service, from inability to use WORLD CLUB, or from the interruption, suspension, or termination of the WORLD CLUB website (including such damages incurred by third parties), and (ii) notwithstanding any failure of essential purpose of any limited remedy and to the fullest extent permitted by law. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation and exclusions may not apply to you.
7.4 Copyright and Trademarks: IYPOYW and its affiliates and licensors own and retain all rights in the WORLD CLUB website and service, which contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. “WORLD CLUB” and “WCLUB.org” are trademarks of IYPOYW. All content on WCLUB.org is copyright IYPOYW.
Privacy We built the WORLD CLUB website to make it easy to share information with other affluent people around the world. However, we understand you may not want others to have all the information you share on WORLD CLUB; that is why we give you control of your information. Our default privacy settings limit the information displayed in your profile to your networks and other reasonable community limitations that we tell you about. WORLD CLUB believes you should have control over your information. WORLD CLUB helps you share information with others but you choose what information you put in your profile, including contact and personal information, pictures, interests and groups you join. And you control the users with whom you share that information through the privacy settings on the Privacy page.
Sharing information should be easy. And we want to provide you with the privacy tools necessary to control how and with whom you share that information. If you have questions or ideas, please send them to privacy@WCLUB.org.
The Information We Collect When you visit WCLUB.org, you provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected by us and Web Site use information collected by us as you interact with our Web Site.
When you register to become a member of WORLD CLUB, you provide ,or may provide, us with certain personal information, such as your name, your email address, your telephone number, your address, your gender, schools attended and any other personal or preference information that you provide to us.
When you enter WCLUB.org , we collect your browser type and IP address. In addition, we store certain information from your browser using “cookies.” A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s computer tied to information about the user. We use session ID cookies to confirm that users are logged in. These cookies terminate once the user closes the browser. By default, we use a persistent cookie that stores your login ID (but not your password) to make it easier for you to login when you come back to WORLD CLUB . You can remove or block this cookie using the settings in your browser if you want to disable this convenience feature.
When you use the WORLD CLUB website , you may set up your personal profile, form relationships, send messages, perform searches and queries, form groups, set up events, add applications, and transmit information through various channels. We collect this information so that we can provide you the service and offer personalized features. In most cases, we retain it so that, for instance, you can return to view prior messages you have sent or easily see your friend list. When you update information, we usually keep a backup copy of the prior version for a reasonable period of time to enable reversion to the prior version of that information.
Any improper collection or misuse of information provided on WORLD CLUB’s website is a violation of the WORLD CLUB Terms of Service and should be reported to privacy@WCLUB.org. If you choose to use our invitation service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for information needed to send the invitation, such as your friend’s email address. We will send your friend an email or instant message in your name inviting him or her to visit the site, and may send up to two reminders to them. WORLD CLUB stores this information to send invitations and reminders, to register a friend connection if your invitation is accepted, to allow you to see invitations you have sent, and to track the success of our referral program. Your friend may contact us at privacy@WCLUB.org to request that we remove this information from our database.
WORLD CLUB may also collect information about you from other sources, such as newspapers, blogs, instant messaging services, and other users of the WORLD CLUB service through the operation of the service (e.g., photo tags) in order to provide you with more useful information and a more personalized experience.
By using WORLD CLUB , you are consenting to have your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States and or Russian Federation and or Western European nations.
Use of Information Obtained by WORLD CLUB When you register with WORLD CLUB, you create your own profile and privacy settings. Your profile information, as well as your name, email and photo, are displayed to people in the networks specified in your privacy settings to enable you to connect with people on WORLD CLUB . We may occasionally use your name and email address to send you notifications regarding new services offered by WORLD CLUB that we think you may find valuable.