By using and/or registering on UrbanLife.se (hereinafter, referred to as ‘Website’), you expressly agree and acknowledge that you have read and understood the provisions contained in this Terms and Conditions Agreement (hereinafter, referred to as ‘Agreement’). This is a legal Agreement governing all your dealings and interactions with this Website. If any of the provisions contained herein are unacceptable, you are advised to cease all kinds of usage of this Website.
UrbanLife.se is predominantly aimed at people of colour living in Sweden. However, anyone who is interested in black culture, music, arts and life is free to use this Website. In general, the Website consists of informative articles, news, and movie reviews on life, arts, food and drink, music, travel, employment opportunities, etc. of interest to the people of colour living in Sweden. The Website also features a Forum section, where the registered users can discuss on matters of interest to the people of colour living in Sweden. The registered members can also listen to the music that is popular among the people of colour in Sweden.
UrbanLife.se reserves the right to alter, suspend, cancel, upgrade, modify, or limit any service or any of its related functionalities or applications, or introduce new features functionalities or applications to the service or to future versions of the service, at any time, temporarily or permanently, without any prior notice. However, the registered members shall be duly informed after incorporating any change(s) in any of the services offered on this Website.
Unless otherwise stated in this Agreement or communicated to the registered members individually, the provisions of this Agreement shall govern all new additions in features, functionalities, applications, modifications, upgrades and alterations.
Rules Governing Registered Members
All the registered members of this Website shall be subject to the following rules, regulations, and guidelines –
1. It shall be the duty of each member to maintain the secrecy and confidentiality of his/her Username, Email Address, and Password associated with this Website, which are required to undertake any kind of activity exclusively reserved for the registered members on this Website. The members are not permitted to disclose, share, assign or permit the use of their account details associated with this Website to anyone. UrbanLife.se disclaims any liability in case the member(s) is/are found in contravention of this sub-clause. Further, in case the member is found in contravention of this clause, such offending member undertakes to indemnify UrbanLife.se against any loss or damages (including but not limited to loss of profits) suffered by the Website as a result of such multiple use of a Member Account. If a member suspects that his/her account details are being compromised, he/she should immediately get in touch with UrbanLife.se for the remedial action.
2. The members are not allowed to indulge in any of the following activities on this Website:
i. Any activity that amounts to defrauding or cheating the other members or general public by any means whatsoever.
ii. Any activity that infringes or otherwise abets or encourages the infringement or violation of intellectual property right (copyright, patent, trademarks, trade secret, etc.) of any third party by any means whatsoever.
iii. Any activity that involves obscenity or pornography or sex-related merchandising or otherwise promotion of sexually explicit material; or which results in any kind of harm to the minors; or amounts to defamation, libel, unlawfully threatening or unlawful harassment of any user, or member, or any third person; or promotes discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, or sexual orientation; or results in breach of privacy of any legal entity through spamming or otherwise; or involves the use of viruses, or Trojans, or worms, or any technical activity that disrupts, or damages, or interferes with any software or hardware system, data or personal information residing in the computer system of the users or UrbanLife.se; or any activity that amounts to a criminal offence, or results in civil liability under the applicable law.
3. The members and users of this Website understand that UrbanLife.se neither endorses, nor discourages the users to believe in, the authenticity of the content posted by other members under any features provide on this Website. The members are required to use their own discretion while relying or not relying on any user-posted content on this Website.
Any violation of any of the provisions of this clause in particular, and this Agreement in general, gives UrbanLife.se the right to cancel the membership of the offending member, or terminate a particular service to the offending member, in addition to the right to take any other appropriate action against any violation of any clause of this Agreement under the applicable law, in its sole discretion.
1. This Website is provided on “AS IS” basis. We try our best to keep the Website running and be available throughout the world on a 24X7 basis, but it is not possible to avoid technical hurdles, downtime due to internal maintenance, and governmental regulations. We disclaim any liability arising out of such unavoidable non-availability of this Website at any time at any place.
2. All content posted on this Website is meant for informational purposes only, and shall not, under any circumstances, be construed as legal and/or business advice or a legal opinion. If some clarification is required, the members and users are encouraged to seek independent professional advice.
3. All the headings under this Agreement are for reference purposes only, and in no way, define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such provision.
All members, hereby, grant a non-exclusive, worldwide, and royalty-free license to UrbanLife.se to display and use all the information provided by members in accordance with the purposes set forth in this Agreement, and to exercise the copyright, publicity, and database rights they have in such material or information, in any media now known or not currently known.
UrbanLife.se respects and agrees to uphold the privacy of the members’ information provided at any time during the subsistence of their membership with the Website, except:
i. when required to disclose by any legal or governmental authorities, or
ii. when the disclosure is required by competent investigators (in-house or external) for the purposes of inquiring into the allegations of fraud against any member(s), or for internal audit purposes.
All the members of this Website agree to indemnify and hold UrbanLife.se and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of content they submit, post, transmit or make available through this Website, their use of this Website, their connection to this Website, their violation of this Agreement or of any rights of another, or any other loss suffered by UrbanLife.se on account of their direct or indirect conduct.
Intellectual Property Rights
UrbanLife.se is the sole owner, or lawful licensee, of all the intellectual property rights contained on this Website and its content. All rights not otherwise claimed under this Agreement are hereby reserved with UrbanLife.se. For more on Copyright Policy of UrbanLife.se, please refer our Copyright Notice.
Limitation of Liability
EXCEPT IN JURISDICTIONS WHERE SUCH PROVISIONS ARE RESTRICTED, IN NO EVENT SHALL URBANLIFE.SE BE LIABLE TO ANY MEMBER OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFIT DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES, EVEN IF URBANLIFE.SE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, URBANLIFE’S LIABILITY TO MEMBERS FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY THE MEMBERS TO URBANLIFE.SE FOR THE SERVICES DURING THE TERM OF THEIR MEMBERSHIP.
If any provision o part of this Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a competent legal authority, such provision shall be struck off from the Agreement and the remaining provisions shall be enforced as if the objectionable provision or part was never a part of this Agreement.
UrbanLife.se’s failure to enforce any right or to act with respect to any breach by a member or user of any provision or part of this Agreement shall not be construed as waiver of that right, nor shall it be construed as waiver of the Website’s right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.
Subject to any additional existing or future agreement(s), this Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the users and/or registered members of UrbanLife.se with respect to access to, and use of, the features provided on this Website, superseding any prior written or oral agreements in relation to the same subject matter contained herein.
This Agreement is subject to changes or updates at any time at the sole discretion of UrbanLife.se. The amended terms shall be applicable as soon as they are posted. All the users are advised to periodically visit this page and check for latest updates to this Agreement. The users and/or registered members shall be bound by such updates and amendments as and when they are posted.
Last Updated on: Nov 1 2008
All the disputes arising out of or related to this Agreement, or the members’ relationship with UrbanLife.se shall be subject to the laws and courts of the Sweden.