By accessing or using this Website (Site), you agree to be bound to the following Terms in their entirety and without modifications. They govern your access to or use of the Website, any information, text, photos, graphics or other materials (Content) and any services or software (Services). You understand that these Terms limit PortsDB's liability and obligations to you, grant certain rights and allow PortsDB to suspend or terminate your access to and use of the Site, Content and Services. If you do not accept these Terms, you may not use this website.

Content and Services provided by PortsDB

PortsDB provides Services and value-added Content related to shipping and the maritime fields. It gathers information from a variety of publicly available sources to produce its Content and applies advanced extraction procedures, automated and manual filtering and editing. Most of the information is collected by our community and, hence, beyond the direct control of PortsDB. Although striving for the best results with commitment and diligence, PortsDB cannot make any representation of the continued availability, accuracy, correctness and quality of Content and information derived from oi, or their fitness for any particular purpose.

In particular, Services and Content may not be used for navigational purposes.

PortsDB grants you a limited, revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable and non-sublicensable license for beneficial use of the Content accessible on the Site.

Submission of Information to PortsDB

PortsDB appreciates any Information you submit and share with us and the user community. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any submissions by users.

By submitting content to the Site, you grant PortsDB a non-exclusive, perpetual, transferable and irrevocable right to reproduce, distribute, display, publish and create derivative works from it.

You acknowledge and agree that submissions are non-confidential and non-proprietary.

Third parties have no right to redistribute, resell or in any other way transfer or display Content delivered through this Service to any other party.

PortsDB reserves the right to reject information or remove them from the Site at its sole discretion.

Use of the website, prohibited activities

You will safeguard your account information and be completely responsible for any use of your account by anyone other than you. We retain the right at our sole discretion to deny access to anyone to this Sites and the Services, at any time and for any reason, including, but not limited to, for violation of these Terms. You agree not to do any of the following while using the Site, Content or Services:

  • Post, publish or transmit any text, graphics, or material that: (i) is false or misleading; (ii) is defamatory; (iii) invades another's privacy; (iv) is obscene, pornographic, or offensive; (v) promotes racism, hatred or harm against any individual or group; (vi) infringes or violates another's rights, including any intellectual property rights; or (vii) violates, or encourages any conduct that would violate, any applicable law or regulation or would give rise to civil liability;
  • Impersonate or misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity.
  • Send unsolicited email, junk mail, "spam," or chain letters, or promotions or advertisements for products or services;
  • Access or search the Site, Content or Services with any engine, software, tool, agent, device or mechanism other than the software and/or search agents provided by PortsDB or other generally available third-party web browsers and their plug-ins.
  • In particular, accessing, monitoring, copying or processing of Content using any automated mechanisms such as spiders and robots without prior permission is strictly prohibited except for general-purpose public Internet search engines.
  • Bypass or circumvent measures employed to prevent or limit access to this Site and its Content; access, tamper with, or use non-public areas of the Site or its technical infrastructure; attempt to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any system or network or breach any security or authentication measures; take any action that imposes an unreasonable load on its infrastructure.

Paid Services

PortsDB optionally offers Services for the access and use of which over a certain period of time a fee is charged (Paid Services). These Paid Services are prepaid and non-refundable. The fees will be billed from the date you elect the Paid Service. Access and use are governed by the version of these Terms current at the date of purchasing. PortsDB may change the fees and charges in effect, or add new fees and charges from time to time, but will give you advance notice of these changes.

PortsDB grants you the right to access a Paid Service at one computer at a given time only per purchase if not otherwise agreed. You may not disclose or make available your access credentials to third parties.

Availability of the Paid Service as well as time, research and efforts made in its development are constitutive for the charged fees. Above restrictions apply for the Content (information) presented in the Paid Service.

Liability

In no event shall PortsDB be held liable for any damages, expenses, injuries of body and life, whether direct or indirect, resulting from or connected with the use or non-use of the Site and its Content, and Services, even in the case that PortsDB may have knowledge or been advised of errors in the Content or possibility of such damages, except if PortsDB, its legal representatives or its executing assistants caused damages by intent or gross negligence.

Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold PortsDB, its officers, directors, employees and agents, harmless from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, losses and expenses, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees and costs, arising out of or in any way connected with: (i) your access to or use of the Site, Content, and Services; (ii) your violation of these Terms or referenced documents; (iii) your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any intellectual property right.

Modification of the Terms

We reserve the right to change or modify these Terms at our sole discretion without prior notice. Please return to this page periodically to view the most current version of these Terms. By continuing access and use of the Site, Contents and Services, you agree to be bound to the updated Terms.

Severability

In the event that sections or individual terms of this statement are not legal, incorrect or uninforcable, the content or validity of the other parts remain uninfluenced by this fact.

Copyright and Trademark Notices

All Contents of this Site is © PortsDB if not otherwise stated. All rights reserved. Ship photos are copyright by their respective owners.

PortsDB is not responsible for content on websites operated by parties other than PortsDB. This includes websites that are accessible from PortsDB through links. If you believe that PortsDB links to websites whose contents is inappropriate, please contact us.

Product and company names mentioned on the Site may be the trademarks of their respective owners. PortsDB does not intend to use any copyrighted material without permission. If you believe that materials hosted on PortsDB may infringe your copyright, please contact us and let us know.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms and any action related thereto will be governed by the laws Montenegro. The exclusive jurisdiction and venue of any action with respect to the subject matter of these Terms will be the courts located in Herceg Novi, Montenegro; the language of jurisdiction being Montenegro.

PortsDB is not responsible for content on websites operated by parties other than PortsDB. This includes websites that are accessible from PortsDB through links. If you believe that PortsDB links to websites whose contents is inappropriate, please contact us.

Product and company names mentioned on the Site may be the trademarks of their respective owners. PortsDB does not intend to use any copyrighted material without permission. If you believe that materials hosted on PortsDB may infringe your copyright, please contact us and let us know.

Any notices to PortsDB must be sent to:

PortsDB
13. Jula #212, Herceg Novi, Montenegro
P: +38 2 490 3218
Email: portsdb@gmail.com

Last updated: 20 May 2015

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