The terms and conditions that pertain to the use of kovla.com
The English law governs the following terms and conditions, such that if there is any disagreement or claim whatsoever, which are not limited to those under contract, then they will be settled by the English law. In the case where a translation of these terms results in a discrepancy with the English version, the original English version will triumph over all others.
Welcome. Please carefully read and understand the following terms and conditions in totality, since they are applicable with every use of this Kovla.com. The following is a brief summary of the conditions, here in as a reminder.Read more
- Kovla.com is only for persons over the age of eighteen years and no one below that age is allowed to use it because this is an "adults only" meeting place.
- You are solely responsible for all the consequences of what you say while on the Kovla.com, since we do not monitor whatever is happening in the website. However, if we come across, or if we receive an alert concerning inappropriate content of whatever nature, we have the power and authority at our discretion to remove it, regardless of who has put it there.
- Putting up content that is not yours, and the owner realizes the same and is not pleased with your actions, we will not be involved in whatever way, even when lawyers are called in, because you are responsible for all your actions while using the site.
The full terms and conditions section
The intention of this platform, referred to as the Kovla.com, is a forum where new people will have the opportunity to meet; people will carry out discussions, share information, news and photographs. Users are expected to have fun and to avoid any destructive situation through misusing the intention of the site, which is stipulated in this document.Read more
Any use, access, registration, or reception of services obtainable through Kovla.com is a sign of acceptance to all the binding terms and agreements.
IF YOU HAVE A REASON NOT TO AGREE WITH OR ACCEPT WHAT THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS STATE, THEN DO NOT USE OR ACCESS THIS SITE.
RULES CONCERNING UTILITY OF THE SITE AND CONTENT
1. Acceptable users of the site
This is an adult meeting place and therefore, user registration is only limited to persons at or beyond the age of 18 years. You affirm and take up your right and power to enter the binding agreement in the terms and conditions of the Kovla.com and that by doing so you will be acting contrary to the laws of the land. In addition, you accept full responsibility of complying with the local laws that will apply to you.Read more
Acceptable content that I can post
You can post all forms of content including emails, photographs, personal videos, news, messages and any other acceptable "Content".
Acceptable content on this website does not include:
- Content that is of pornographic, obscene nature, or that which will offend the dignity of a human being;
- Insulting, abusive or threatening content, which encourages or promotes sexism, racism, bigotry and/or hatred;
- A likeness or image of a person under the age of 18years
- Content that encourages illegal activity such as and is not limited to terrorism or racial hatred, or offering that which in so doing is a crime in itself;
- Content that is defamatory;
- That which is commercial in nature, such as but not limited to competitions, sales, advertisements, website links and premium phone lines;
- Content that involves transmitting "mail", "spam", or other forms of "junk";
- Content that has viruses, spyware, adware, corrupt files, worms or other codes that are malicious, will cause damage to, interrupt, limit the use or disrupt any device or equipment in a way that can cause damage, interference, or lead to accessing their private information from any source, including Kovla.com.
- Content who’s posting will infringe on the rights of a third party, including and not limited to intellectual property, and privacy.
Please use caution when choosing the type of content to post on the site, since you will be solely responsible for that action and are therefore, liable for any consequences that will result from it.
Guidelines concerning personal information such as an address
A person’s individual profile must not contain any personal or bank information that is related to yourself or any other individual. Personal information includes names, postal codes, home address, email, debit/credit card, URLs or any banking details.
By choosing to display any such information, whether on the profile or via email, then you will be doing it at your own risk. The same caution must be exercised when dealing with either your personal information or information about someone else. We suggest that you abide to our tips on safety when you decide to reveal such information.
Using personal information that belongs to other people
The only situation when you can use other people’s details who are also members of the Kovla.com is where your purpose meets the purpose of the Kovla.com in facilitating meeting of people.
You must never use the information of other Kovla.com members to send spam, harassment, threaten or sell things to them. Misuse of this nature will lead to termination of your account by Kovla.com.
Sharing of your personal password with others
No one else is supposed to access your account apart from you. Sharing of one’s password is not allowed since it will lead to a violation of all the security of the personal information you have surrendered to Kovla.com. The responsibility of securing your password lies with you. Failure to secure your password will not make Kovla.com liable to illegal access of your account.
Your reporting the matter to us as soon as possible through our Feedback page must immediately follow your suspicions concerning any unauthorized access to your account. In addition, you must change your password immediately. Kovla.com has the authority to terminate the account because of your violation of the above rule.
Who can view the content that you put up?
Anyone who can access Kovla.com can view any content that you upload on the site. In order to prevent other people from seeing what you want to upload, you have the option of using private folders and thereafter send it to the designated recipient. The other option is by not uploading the content at all.
We have the power to edit, remove, limit or deny you access to the content you have put up or submitted without bringing liability upon ourselves. In addition, we are not obligated to displaying anything you want submitted to Kovla.com neither must we ensure that the information is accurate or true, nor monitor the use of anyone’s activity on Kovla.com.
2. Who owns the content?
When you upload content on the site, you are the rightful owner, as long as the same was yours originally. (Other rules in this document pertaining to content will also apply)Read more
When you undertake to send or post anything on Kovla.com, you guarantee that you have given us all the rights to own and manipulate the content in whatever way we find fit. In addition, you also guarantee us a royalty free, non-exclusive, and uninterrupted permit to manipulate the content in ways including but not limited to editing, adapting, copying, translating, and deriving from, reformatting, advertising, availing to the public in whatever state, now or in the future.
We have the option of licensing or sub-letting the above permit to our successors and affiliates without seeking your consent
When you present any content to Kovla.com, you guarantee that you have exclusive rights to content and that you waive the moral rights with regard to the content, including but not limited to being recognized as author.
We have the power to reveal who you are to a third party, who declares that your content has violated his or her intellectual property rights or has violated other laws and privacy rights.
Who is the owner of all the other content?
We own, control and have licensed all the trademarks, graphics, logos, user interfaces, text, sounds, as well as artwork on our site. We have copyrighted and protected all of it by trademark, and intellectual property rights.
Can someone use content that does not belong to him or her?
No one has any rights to content in Kovla.com unless if it is their own original work, therefore, you agree not to use the content in a way that will violate the rights of a third party without being limited to copying, modification, adapting, publishing, selling or distributing the content that someone else has posted.
3. Services that require payment
Spending money in the network
There are different services offered in the website that will require you to pay for in order to benefit from. Acquiring premium Kovla.com services means that you can meet more people, you can modify your profile according to your needs, and make improvements thereby giving more people an opportunity to meet you. In addition, you can have access to certain games on Kovla.com and play them at your discretion.
Pricing depends on amount of days you want to sign up and on country in which you are located. We charge customers in EURO and USD. If you are located in EU - you will be charged in EURO.
The pricing may vary due to a number of factors, for example (but not limited to) promotional offers, days of subscription, bonuses and other discounts.
All subscribers have the option of purchasing the premium services which are flexible and do not require you to utilize them at all times. However, all the money paid for the premium services is non-refundable. You have the power to alter the schedule of automatic payments.
What is the service renewal procedure?
Please note that we will charge you for choosing the Kovla.com premium service through the payment system that you selected. Cancelling or altering such a request or even changing the payment system can be done through the options made available in your profile, or through your mobile service provider. If you chose a method of payment that has to do with a mobile service provider, confirm what payment system they make use of since this information will dictate how Kovla.com will receive payments, the alterations required as well as the cancellations. The policy concerning Kovla.com’s subscription to premium services is that they will renew themselves automatically until the point you cancel and the same applies to the automatic top-up aspect, such that it will run until you halt the feature.
Is it possible to transfer paid services to other users?
Your acceptance to participation in any premium features, games, or services offered by Kovla.com that is designed to improve your experience is consent to the use of the services on your behalf, and you cannot transfer, either through sale or for free, or to purchase, or even sell the same to or from other users. We reserve the power to discredit any transfer of services that have already been paid for other users on Kovla.com and the same applies if you were to seek for such services from other users. Kovla.com will only offer services to users who have paid for them, and they have been issued to them.
How long do purchase credits last?
If you pay for credits and they stay for six months without being used, \they’ll expire. You will have to purchase more in order to acquire the services you require, this has the exception of people who purchase the credits from Apple store or Android Market.
f you have accumulated credits and then we terminate your account due to a breach of the conditions stipulated here in, then all of them will be lost. In addition, promotional and free credits will be expired at any point we want. There is no amount of money payable to redeem your expired credits, unless there is a written agreement to back up the claim.
With further concerns that are related to "top-up" and payments, you may go through the Service Conditions.
4. Admission to Kovla.com
Will this website be functional all through?
The site will be up to all the time, unless performing maintenance procedures, or in such instances where, the situation is beyond our control, therefore, the provision of Kovla.com is on "as is" terms. We do not offer any guarantees on the accuracy, quality, functionality, performance, and accuracy of the network. In addition, Kovla.com reserves the right to withdraw, suspend, amend, vary or modify any of the services offered here on Kovla.com, and we do not have to notify you at whatever point and in so doing, do not incur any responsibility of whatever nature to you.Read more
Will mobile access be functional all through?
It is your responsibility to make sure that you can access our services from your mobile phone, including and without limitations on the fees charged by the mobile and internet service providers and other charges arising from such access
In case you experience a reduction in the functionality in relation to internet connectivity and access to Kovla.com, through your mobile phone, we will not be held responsible. This applies to all other technologies of similar nature currently in use or to be developed in the future.
When you access Kovla.com and consent to the reception of notifications or messages from us, via your phone or other media with the ability to receive, you therefore acknowledge that there is a possibility that you will bring a charge upon yourself from your mobile or internet service provider. We are not responsible, regardless of the circumstance for those charges
How much access do non-registered members have?
If you are not a registered member, you will only be able to access the content that is available to the public. Furthermore, you will not be able to create a profile or upload any content as long as you are not a registered member.
For registered users on the other hand, your ability to access some features on Kovla.com will be pegged on the fulfillment of some criteria that relate to your profile. We have the discretion of changing or updating the criteria of such access at whatever time without notifying you at any point.
5. Our power to terminate your use of Kovla.com
What happens when you cannot locate, or log in to your profile?
In the event that you act contrary to the purpose of Kovla.com or post content that we do not consider to be appropriate, either by intention, or because you have forgotten the terms and conditions, we have the power and discretion to act. We will do so at whatever time, without being liable to you, and regardless of whether you have unused services in any of the following ways:Read more
- Cancel or put on hold your registration and/or right to use or access Kovla.com in any way,
- Use all the options we have with regard to operational, legal, technological, and any other to make sure that the terms and conditions are followed, including but not limited to blocking your IP address.
It is at our discretion to inform you of our intention and actions to restrict or terminate your access to Kovla.com.
6. Self termination of access to Kovla.com
You have the power to terminate your membership and registration from Kovla.com at any time through clicking on the "Settings" control and thereafter selecting the link ‘delete profile’ all this is done when you are logged on. If you decide to return to your account in the future, all your information will be saved since your deactivation may be because of temporary causes.Read more
On the other hand, content that is not related to your profile, such as emails, comments and others, may exist and remain visible on Kovla.com after your registration has been terminated.
7. Complaints and abuse
What actions to take when you discover other people’s defiance of the terms and conditions?
In case you discover any violation or the terms, you have the right to report it through contacting us though our feedback page. In addition, it is possible to complain straight from the abuser’s profile, where you click on the ‘Report Abuse’ option, where you will be required to state the reason as well as to provide additional content that you think will help in supporting your claims.
To what extent does Kovla.com use personal data?
How are the links on the site related to Kovla.com?
You may come across links or other resources on Kovla.com that are put up by a third party and they are intended to be strictly informational. When you access these links, there is a high probability of being directed to third parties. Since their links are on our site, this does not mean that we endorse them, their content, their resources or their sites.Read more
Be informed that there is no way we can control the content of a third party or their resources, and we therefore are not responsible for them, whether or not it is in compliance with applicable laws.
10. Our disclaimer on guarantees and our limited liability status
If a member threatens to sue you, to what extent do we get involved?
Everyone is responsible for all of their actions as they are on Kovla.com, therefore, if you violate the rights of other users, then you will bear the consequences. We are not responsible and therefore, disclaim any liability that will result from your conduct or that of a different user on Kovla.com. In accordance with the same, we deny any liability arising from the content that you or any user uploads on our site.Read more
Where does our liability come in?
We have liability over
- Personal injury or death that may result from proven negligence or
- Any in excludable liability as stipulated by law
As far as the law permits, we are excluded from:
- All the conditions, warranties, representations and all provisions that will be directed towards laws of equity, either by common laws or laws of the state, and
- Any liability that will result from the use of Kovla.com, the terms and conditions, and its services, this includes, and is not limited to claims, demands, charges, liabilities, damages, expenses or losses that will arise regardless of the nature of the damage, whether direct indirect, special, incidental, punitive, exemplary, or consequential, whether it will arise from negligence, loss of use, data, income, property, waste management, as well as loss caused by electronic viruses, breach of contract, allegations by third parties, or losses regardless of whatever character nature or kind even in cases where Kovla.com has knowledge concerning such possibilities of loss or damage that may result from the use of Kovla.com
This liability limitation is not limited to, and applies to where there is a transmission of a device that has been disabling abilities through viruses, electrical or mechanical failure, communication lines, or various connection issues that may include unauthorized access, injury, damage to property, errors in operation, labor concerns or strikes, or acts of God, that have a connection with Kovla.com in relation to but not limited to any form of liability arising from lost revenue, income, profits, business, contracts, anticipate savings, goodwill, data, office time, wasted management, or any other form of damage or loss that may result from tort, breach of contract, negligence, or otherwise whether or not it is directly or indirectly foreseeable
What is our role if someone is suing US as a result of your actions?
When you use the site in a way that will offend other people and they threaten to sue us, it is within our power to settle the claims in the way we deem fit or defend ourselves. If your contribution is required, you will cooperate fully and reasonably, as we require to when it comes to our defense.Read more
You hereby declare to indemnify us, our directors, officers, agents, employees, licensors and representatives against claims by third parties, damage (whether consequential or actual), proceedings, actions, demands, liabilities, losses, costs, or other expenses that will arise, be they reasonable solicitor payments, accruing from or suffered resulting from us, in connection with us, your accessing us and your use of Kovla.com, your submission or uploading of the content to our site and your conduct other than that which is in harmony with the terms and conditions or laws and regulations that may apply, we retain the power to settle, pay, or compromise all claims and course of action that you bring towards us without formerly consenting.
Here below are the standard clauses
The steps that Kovla.com has taken are reasonable and are so, to make certain about the correctness, availability, completeness as well as the currency of the content that is contained in Kovla.com while providing it on an "as is" form. We do not make representations or offer warranties of whatever kind with regard to information herein, whether implied or expressed.Read more
Kovla.com has the right to amend modify, or alter the Terms and conditions at whatever time. These changes will appear on this document, together with the date, they became effective at the bottom. We have the liberty to notify you or not, of these changes via email and you should therefore visit this page regularly.
In case you disagree with any of the terms and conditions, you should immediately cease the use of Kovla.com. If you continue to use Kovla.com, it will be considered that you agree with the terms and conditions, as well as the changes, making you to be bound by these terms legally.
If it comes a time when any Terms and conditions become illegal, unenforceable or invalid, by a competent court of law within jurisdiction, therefore, the extent of illegality of those terms will be deleted from these terms and conditions, and whereby the remnant will survive, continue to bind, be enforced and continue to be fully effective.
These terms and conditions are the whole understanding and agreement between you and Kovla.com in relation to the use of this site and are above all other agreements, arrangements or representations made previously between you and us, regardless of whether it was written or oral. If you misinterpret this clause fraudulently, you will incur all liability resulting from the same.
If we fail or delay to exercise any of the powers, rights, privileges or discretions, it is not an indication that the action taken by you or any other user is a waiver, an acceptance, or a variation of the terms and conditions. In addition, no other party has the right privilege or power to rule out our ability to exercise the right to exercise that privilege or power.
Nothing found in the Terms and conditions gives power, right, or benefits to any third party to act in a manner to enforce the terms and conditions, and the terms found in the Contracts Act 1999, (Rights of third parties) will not apply to these terms.
You are hereby advised to consider going through the following
- Community guidelines: these include things you should and should not do. Their existence ensures your safe and responsible enjoyment of Kovla.com.
- Safety tips: this is a guide by Kovla.com on online safety.
- Privacy settings: manipulate these settings in a way that suits you in order to keep a secure and private use of Kovla.com’s resources.
- FAQs: These are the most Frequently Asked Questions and you will find all the answers you need.
www.Kovla.com is a site owned and operated by Kovla.com Limited.
The Terms were last updated on 1 January 2012.