Terms and Conditions
Restrictions on Use of Content; Copyright
Unless otherwise noted, all materials on this Site are protected by copyrights, trade dress, trademarks, and/or other intellectual properties owned by The Grim Foundation MTÜ, or other parties that have licensed their material to us. We expressly reserve all rights to this Site and our materials under Estonian and international laws. You may contribute to or support the text materials contained on this Site for personal, non-commercial, educational, or public policy purposes, distributed free of charge, provided that you acknowledge the donation with the following notice: "Donated to The Grim Foundation MTÜ, [Year]. All rights reserved." The materials on this Site may not be modified or altered in any way. You may not contribute or distribute any photograph, illustration, artwork, video, or other graphic material contained on this Site for any use without obtaining written permission from The Grim Foundation MTÜ (at email@example.com) and any other applicable copyright owner(s).
You acknowledge and agree that the "The Grim Foundation MTÜ" name and logo are trademarks of The Grim Foundation MTÜ in Estonia. You may not use these trademarks in connection with any product or service that does not involve a donation to us, nor in any manner that is likely to cause confusion about our association with, sponsorship of, or endorsement of any donation. Additionally, you may not use our trademarks in any manner that disparages or discredits us.
Donation and Supporter Profiles
Certain areas of the Site may require registration or the creation of a donor profile as part of a contribution process. By completing the process, which includes creating an account with a username and password, you agree to guard this information as confidential and to provide accurate, current, and complete information. Failure to do so may result in the suspension or termination of your ability to contribute or support our programs. You agree that all uses of the identifier created by you will be attributed to and legally bind you, and may be relied upon by us and our agents.
Links, Frames, and Metatags
You may link to the home page of our Site, provided the link does not misrepresent our foundation. We prefer advance notice of such linking, which can be provided to our email address firstname.lastname@example.org. You may not frame the content of our Site or use metatags or any other "hidden text" that incorporates our trademarks or name without our express prior written consent.
Links to Other Websites
Our Site contains links to other websites for your convenience. We have no control over these sites, and our links do not constitute an endorsement of their content. You should be aware that other sites are governed by their own user agreements and privacy policies, which you should read. You agree that visits to linked sites are at your own risk and are governed by their terms and policies.
Donor Messages, Support Forums, and Online Conversations
Information and opinions expressed in messages posted by donors on our Site's forums are provided by third parties. We make no representations or warranties regarding such posted materials and do not monitor, control, or accept liability for any information posted to the forums. Forums are public, not private communications. Therefore, any personal information you disclose may be collected and used by others and may result in unsolicited messages. By entering this Site or participating in or posting to any forum, you represent and warrant that you will not submit content that violates any law, infringes on intellectual property rights, or contains harmful elements.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
This Site and all content are provided "as is" without any warranty or condition, express or implied. We do not guarantee or warrant that the Site or materials contributed are free from viruses or other destructive features. We and third parties are not liable for any damages or harm arising from your contributions to this Site or your breach of these Donation Terms. Your sole remedy in the event of any problem with this Site is to cease contributing.
Release and Indemnity
You agree to release and waive any claims or liability against The Grim Foundation MTÜ arising from your contributions to this Site. You also agree to indemnify and hold harmless The Grim Foundation MTÜ from any third-party claims, demands, fines, penalties, damages, liabilities, costs, fees, or expenses arising from your contributions to this Site.
Copyright Complaints; DMCA Compliance
We respect intellectual property rights. If you believe your work has been infringed, follow the instructions on our DMCA designated agent.
Note to Donors Outside of Estonia
This Site is controlled by us from Estonia. If you contribute to this Site from locations outside Estonia, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with local laws. You may not use or export anything from the Site in violation of Estonian export laws, regulations, or these Donation Terms.
We reserve the right to terminate the Site and these Donation Terms at any time without notice for any reason, including your violation of any provisions. Sections such as Disclaimer of Warranties, Limitation of Liability, Release and Indemnity, and Governing Law shall survive any termination.
These Donation Terms will be governed by the laws of Estonia without regard to its conflicts of law principles. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in Estonia.
Changes and Updates to Donation Terms
We may change or update these Donation Terms, and we encourage you to refer back to them periodically. When we revise these Donation Terms, we will also update the Effective Date below.
Effective Date: 16.11.2023