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Terms of Service

Welcome to Germanizor! Please take the time to read and understand these terms and conditions “Terms”. These Terms outline and govern the rules and regulations for the use of Germanizor’s website and services. By accessing this website, we assume you accept these terms of service in full.

Please do not continue to use our website if you do not accept all of the terms of service stated on this page.

TERMINOLOGY

The following terminology applies to all agreements:

Member“, “you” and “your” refers to you, the person accessing this website and accepting the company’s terms of service. “Germanizor“, “website“, “we“, “our“, “ourselves” and “us“, refers to our company. “Party“, “parties“, or “us” refers to both the member and ourselves, or either the member or ourselves. “Content” means all the content available on the website including text, videos, images, audio, quizzes, exams and user comments.

Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalisation and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.

MEMBERSHIPS

Once you click “I agree”, you agree to these Terms as a legally binding contract between you and Germanizor. If you do not want to agree to these Terms, we’re sorry but our friendship will have to end there.

Paid memberships apply to memberships where payments are made every month during the duration of the membership term. You understand and agree that you have committed to a contract.

And you agree to membership fees payable by you at the rate offered at purchase time every month to access the site for a period of 1 month if you purchase any paid membership plan.

CANCELLATIONS

You understand that you are able to cancel your membership anytime for a cycle of 1 month (30 days) on your account page. You can also send us an e-mail to daniel@germanizor.com to cancel.

Membership is based on periodic 1-month subscription fees which are detailed on our website’s Membership page. Your membership, or access to Content and features of our website, will be suspended or cancelled in 7 days, if we do not receive the fees for your subscription type.

You may also have rights granted to you by law which may entitle you to a refund of fees in specific circumstances. Apart from those things, refunds of subscription fees will not be made.

We may, in our discretion, immediately restrict, suspend or terminate your membership and access to Germanizor if we consider you in breach of these Terms, any other website rules, or applicable law.

COMMUNITY RULES

Please read our Community Rules, which are part of these Terms and apply to content contributed to Germanizor by members (such as comments, reviews, feedback and other user content).

We reserve the right, but are not obliged, to monitor all matter posted to Germanizor. We are not responsible or liable for material posted by others. We do, however, reserve the right to edit, refuse to post or to remove matter that in our discretion is objectionable or in violation of these Terms, our policies or applicable law.

You must not upload or post any materials that:

  • a) restrict or inhibit others’ use or enjoyment of Germanizor;
  • b) are false, misleading, fraudulent, unlawful, abusive, harassing, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, or offensive;
  • c) infringe others’ rights, including privacy or intellectual property rights;
  • d) disclose personal information about others, particularly sensitive information;
  • e) contain a virus, spyware, or other harmful component; or
  • f) contain commercial solicitation or ‘spam’ of any kind.

ACCOUNT & SECURITY

If you are under 18 years, you need your parents’ permission before creating an account and becoming a member to get access to exclusive features and content on Germanizor’s website.

Your Membership is non-transferable. You must not share your username and password with anyone else or allow anyone else to access our website using your username and password.

You are responsible for every use of our website that occurs in conjunction with use of your username and password. You must use reasonable efforts to keep your username and password confidential. You must notify us as soon as you become aware of any unauthorised use of your account.

BROWSER COOKIES

We employ the use of cookies. By using Germanizor’s website you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with Germanizor’s privacy policy.

Most of the modern day interactive websites use cookies to enable us to retrieve user details for each visit. Cookies are used in some areas of our site to enable the functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting. Some of our affiliate / third party services may also use cookies.

AVAILABILITY & USAGE

Germanizor will usually be available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We may, however, need to interrupt or suspend your access to Germanizor or the provision of the website’s services and Content, for maintenance, technical or other reasons.

When accessing and using Germanizor and its services and Content, you must comply with directions, instructions or protocols posted on the website.

We are pleased to be able to offer a wide range of exclusive Content on the website for your educational and learning needs, which we aim to regularly add to. The Content will be updated, changed or removed from time to time, at our discretion, so we can’t guarantee that specific Content will always be available on Germanizor’s website.

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.

CONTENT COPYRIGHTS

Each item of Content is copyright of its author. We own any Germanizor-contributed Content, and all other rights on the website including its design, compilation and look and feel.

Your membership gives you a right (a revocable, non-exclusive licence) to use the Content for personal purposes. You must not redistribute Content (like lessons, lexicons, videos, audio, quizzes, exams).

Any project files, spreadsheets or other assets associated with Content are included to demonstrate the lesson or tutorial.

You may use, modify and manipulate files for your own personal educational purposes, but you must not otherwise exploit the files and the assets in them, or redistribute the files or assets. If you love the Content, please ask your friends to become members too!

The trade marks and logos displayed on Germanizor are, unless otherwise stated, those of Germanizor and others, and you must not use these without the approval of the relevant owner.

FAIR USE POLICY

You are permitted to download Content to your computer as part of your membership. But your membership is subject to a ‘fair use’ policy. Our ‘fair use’ policy requires that your use of Germanizor and the Content must be fair, genuine and reasonable.

For example, the total amount of Content you download must be reasonable in light of your genuine education and learning needs, and the time needed to genuinely engage with the Content. We will use our reasonable discretion to decide whether a member has complied with the ‘fair use’ policy.

You also must not:

  • a) use a false email address, impersonate others, or misrepresent your affiliation with others;
  • b) insert advertising, branding or other promotional content into the Site or Content;
  • c) attempt to gain unauthorised access to computer systems or materials through the Site;
  • d) engage in automatic gathering of information from or through Germanizor (such as “spidering”, “screen scraping”, “database scraping” or harvesting of e-mail addresses);
  • e) attempt to interrupt or alter Germanizor’s operation in any way (for example through sending mass messages, “flooding” servers, or introducing a virus, trojan, worm, cancelbot or other computer routine);
  • f) use Germanizor or the Content in a way that violates applicable law, that violates third party intellectual property or other rights, or that is, fraudulent, obscene, offensive, or defamatory;
  • g) except as allowed in these Terms, copy, distribute, transmit, modify or otherwise exploit the Content or any other data or code made available through Germanizor; or
  • h) use scripts to automatically mass download Content.

PROPERTY COMPLAINTS

We respect the intellectual property rights of others, and require that you do the same. Please contact us if you believe that your intellectual property or other rights are being affected by anything on Germanizor.

If you are specifically making a copyright-based claim regarding Content, please forward the following information to us:

  • a) your address, telephone number, and email address;
  • b) a description of the location of the alleged infringing material;
  • c) a description of the copyright work that has been allegedly infringed;
  • d) a statement by you that you warrant that the information given in your claim is accurate and that you are either the copyright owner or are authorised to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

LIABILITY & DISCLAIMER

Except as provided in an applicable Non-excludable Law, we are bound only by the express promises made in these Terms and are not bound by implied terms. Except as provided in an applicable Non-excludable Law:

a. we do not promise that the Content or your access to Germanizor will be uninterrupted or error-free, that any defects will be corrected, or that Germanizor or Content are free of viruses or any other harmful components;
b. we make no promises regarding your access to, or the results of your access to, Germanizor or Content in terms of correctness, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, reliability or otherwise.

Except as provided in an applicable Non-excludable Law, we and our affiliates are not liable for indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, loss or revenue or loss of profits which result from any use of or access to, or any inability to use or access, Germanizor.

CONTENT LIABILITY

No link(s) may appear on any page on our website or within any context containing Content or materials that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of any third party rights.

If you find any link on our website or any linked website objectionable for any reason, you may contact us about this. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond directly to you.

CHANGES OF TERMS

We may change these Terms from time to time, but we will notify members before doing so. You will be given the opportunity to cancel your subscription with a refund (based on time remaining in your subscription) if you do not want to accept the changes.

If you do not opt out in this way, your continued subscription to and use of Germanizor will be an acceptance of the updated Terms.

APPLICABLE LAWS

We operate Germanizor from servers located in Germany. The laws of Germany govern these Terms, and you and Germanizor submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland).

Latest update: 6 August 2020