terms of service

The terms of service described below imply an agreement for use of this web site between you, the user, Yerkenk.com, and all other users of this web site. Use of the website indicates your acceptance to be bound by the terms of theses Terms of Service. You should visit this page periodically to review the Terms of Services, because they are binding on you and may change without notice. These Terms of Service apply to any users of the website, whichever the purpose of their use may be. Please read these carefully. Hereinafter “Yerkenk” designates “Yerkenk.com”.

 

Some Important Notes
Yerkenk is free for all visitors. There is not a single offer from Yerkenk asking for payments or resulting in hidden costs. At the same time most advertisers do have offers that may sell services and/or products. When accepting offers from advertisers you are getting into a direct agreement with those advertisers, not with Yerkenk. We do not sell or provide your personal information to any party as per our privacy policy.

 

Copyright Infringement
We take abuse of our service very seriously. If you wish to report a copyright infringement, we need you to send us a proper notification. A proper notification MUST have at least the following information, or it may be IGNORED:

1: Identify yourself as either: a: The owner of a copyrighted work(s), or b: A person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
2: State your contact information, including your TRUE NAME, street address, telephone number, and email address.
3: Identify exactly the copyrighted work that you believe is being infringed.
4: Identify the material that you claim is infringing your copyrighted work, to which you are requesting that Yerkenk disable access over the World Wide Web.
5: Identify the material by its exact URL(s).
6: State that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agents, or the law.
7: State that the information in the notice is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. Please contact us directly.

It is expected that all users of any part of Yerkenk system will comply with applicable copyright laws. However, if Yerkenk receives proper notification of claimed copyright infringement it will respond expeditiously by removing, or disabling access to, the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity provided all such claims have been investigated and determined to be valid by Yerkenk in Yerkenk’s sole and absolute discretion.

Please allow at least sixty business days to process any copyright infringement. Note that emailing your complaint to other parties such as our Internet Service Provider will not expedite your request and may result in a delayed response due to the complaint not being filed properly.

 

YouTube content
Please note that any Content made available on or through the Service which contains or displays the YouTube logo or which is provided via the YouTube player is hosted on YouTube’s servers, Yerkenk thus does not have the ability to permanently remove all or any such content from YouTube’s servers. Therefore, if you have a complaint concerning any video content made available on the Service that is provided by YouTube, you should contact YouTube directly in accordance with copyright policies at: http://www.youtube.com/t/terms. If you believe that your work is available on the Website via the YouTube player in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please: (i) contact YouTube directly in accordance with copyright policies at: http://www.youtube.com/t/terms and (ii) inform Yerkenk in accordance with the copyright infringement section of this policy.

 

ADVERTISING IN WEBSITE
The contents, offers and promotions of third parties that are displayed in the website will be the sole responsibility of advertiser. The purpose of the advertisement and links to offers of third parties is not for profit, its objective is to generate the funds necessary for the maintenance fees and costs related to maintaining the website and related operations, such as, but not limited to, the costs related to the domain name, the server setup, hosting and maintenance, the software licenses, and all other software, hardware, and all other services needed to support this website and related operations. As stated in the “About Yerkenk” section, the purpose of this site is educational in nature: “Yerkenk.com is an easy and fun way to learn and improve your Armenian languages skills, through the music videos and the lyrics of your favorite Armenian songs.”.

 

LYRICS SUBMISSION
Please do not submit any copyrighted materials without permission of the content’s owner. All unauthorized content will be removed immediately and without notice.
Users will be solely responsible for all content submitted onto the web site. We reserve the right to remove or modify user submitted content, at any time and without notification. We will not be responsible for reviewing all content posted to the site, so please notify us immediately if any objectionable content has been posted.

 

Lyrics ownership
We do not claim ownership of the Lyrics or the embedded videos; the lyrics remain the property of their respective owners and/or copyright holders. This site is only for personal use and for educational purposes. Specifically, it aims at helping interested individual learn the Armenian language and learn about the Armenian culture through music.

 

General Terms
Yerkenk is the sole owner of all content and intellectual property of the web site unless otherwise noted – except for the Lyrics and the video content as stated previously in the sections “Lyrics ownership” and “Youtube content”. Use of this web site’s trademarked content is strictly prohibited unless proper recognition accompanies the content. Distribution of information from this site is strictly prohibited unless otherwise approved by Yerkenk.

Yerkenk cannot guarantee that use of the site will not be interrupted due to forces beyond our control. Yerkenk will not be responsible for any loss for any issues that result from the disruption of service to this site or any links to external sites.

Under no circumstances will the principals of Yerkenk be responsible for any loss, damage, liability or expense suffered which is claimed to result from the use of this site, including any fault, omission, disruption or delay. Use of the site, including posting content of a personal nature, is at the user’s sole risk.

Users of this site acknowledge and agree that the principals of Yerkenk are not liable for the conduct of any other users of this site. It is the responsibility of each and every user to notify Yerkenk if the web site is being used improperly.

Yerkenk reserves the right to deny access to any user, without prior notice or justification.

Please report any misuse of this site or its contents to us immediately.

 

Yerkenk’s Liability, Disclaimer of consequential damages
Because user authentication on the Internet is difficult, Yerkenk cannot and does not confirm that each user is who they claim to be. Because we do not and cannot be involved in user-to-user dealings or control the behavior of participants on Yerkenk, in the event that you have a dispute with one or more users, you release Yerkenk (and our agents and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential, direct and indirect) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.

We are under no legal obligation to, and generally do not, control the information provided by other users, vendors and others, which is made available through the Web Site. By its very nature, other people’s information may be offensive, harmful or inaccurate, and in some cases will be mislabeled or deceptively labeled. We expect that you will use caution and common sense when using this Web Site.

The Material may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. Yerkenk makes no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the Web Site or the Material. The use of the Web Site and the Material is at your own risk. Changes are periodically made to the Web Site and may be made at any time.

Yerkenk DOES NOT ENDORSE ANY VENDOR OR OTHER PARTY THAT A USER FOUND ON Yerkenk.

Yerkenk DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEB SITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR THAT THE WEB SITE AND ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL MECHANISMS. IF YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE OR THE MATERIAL RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING OR REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR DATA, Yerkenk IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE COSTS.

THE WEB SITE AND MATERIAL ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. Yerkenk, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE COMPANY MAKES NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE MATERIAL, SERVICES, SOFTWARE, TEXT, GRAPHICS, AND LINKS.

IN NO EVENT SHALL Yerkenk, ITS SUPPLIERS, OR ANY THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE WEB SITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INCIDENTAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) RESULTING FROM THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE AND THE MATERIAL, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT Yerkenk IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.