General Terms and Conditionas

     
 

Lanka-web.com is an online-platform providing certain services for visitors. By registering to be a member of LANKA-WEB.COM and to use any LANKA-WEB.COM Service, you are agreeing to the following Terms of Service. In addition, there are a variety of special Products and Services offered through LANKA-WEB.COM that can have separate registration procedures and separate terms and conditions, terms of service, user agreements, or similar legal agreement. When you are using any LANKA-WEB.COM service or product that does not have a separate legal agreement, the Terms of Service set forth here will apply. Additionally, even if another LANKA-WEB.COM service or product has separate terms and conditions, terms of service, user agreement, or similar legal agreement, these Terms and conditions will also apply to the use of that service or product. LANKA-WEB.COM also may supplement the Terms of Service with additional posted guidelines or rules. These Terms of Service may be amended from time to time without any notice to yourself. You can view the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time by visiting the Terms and Condition page on www.lanka-web.com. Please review these Terms of Service from time to time so you will be apprised of any changes.

LANKA-WEB.COM may also offer other services from time to time that may be governed by the terms of service of the respective service partners.

Because the Terms of Service contain legal obligations, please read them carefully. Failure to comply will result in account termination and will subject you to further legal liability.


1. Products and Services.

LANKA-WEB.COM entitles users to access to a variety of on-line and interactive on-line services (the "Products and Services"). Some of the Products and Services are supported by advertising, enabling LANKA-WEB.COM to provide them to you at no cost. When you use these free services, you agree to allow LANKA-WEB.COM to display advertising, including third party advertising, through the Products and Services. LANKA-WEB.COM reserves the right to modify the Products and Services from time to time, for any reason, and without notice, including the right to terminate the Products and Services or to change the nature, style, or form of advertisements displayed through the Products and Services. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new Products and Services, including changes, updates and new versions of the Products and Services, shall be subject to the Terms of Service.

With the use of Lanka-web.com products and services on the site it is accepted that LANKA-WEB.COM has the right to place advertisements on the site in any format or through any channel, including but not limited to e-mail, layer ads, pops, banners and other usual formats without any forewarning and it is furthermore accepted that LANKA-WEB.COM takes no responsibility for the advertising content and that LANKA-WEB.COM shall not be liable for any losses incurred regarding this advertising.

With the use of Lanka-web.com products and services on the site it is accepted that LANKA-WEB.COM has the right to use the collected data for commercial purposes in line with LANKA-WEB.COM's privacy policy.

 

2. Acceptance.

By using the Products and Services, you agree, without limitation or qualification, to be bound by, and to comply with, these Terms of Service as they may be amended from time to time, together with any other posted guidelines or rules applicable to any specific Product or Service.

 

3. Registration Obligations.

Certain of the Products and Services will require the user to register and provide certain data. In consideration of use of the Products and Services, the user agrees to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the relevant registration form (the "Registration Data") and (b) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or LANKA-WEB.COM has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, LANKA-WEB.COM has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Products and Services (or any portion thereof).

 

4. Responsibility For Children.

In cases where you have authorized a minor to use the Products and Services, you recognize that you are fully responsible for: (i) the online conduct of such minor; (ii) controlling the minor's access to and use of the Products and Services; and (iii) the consequences of any misuse by the minor.

 

5. Responsibility for Password and Username.

Upon registering, you will create a password and username. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and username, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or username. You agree to (a) immediately notify LANKA-WEB.COM of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. LANKA-WEB.COM cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this requirement. Furthermore, lanka-web.com is not responsible to provide you with a lost password on your request or otherwise.

 

6. Responsibility for Content.

You acknowledge and agree that all information, code, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, pictures, graphics, video, chat, messages, files, or other materials ("Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. This means that you, and not LANKA-WEB.COM, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email or otherwise transmit via the Products and Services. LANKA-WEB.COM does not control user or third party Content posted via the Products and Services, and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such user or third party Content, including but not limited to news items. Under no circumstances will LANKA-WEB.COM be liable in any way for any user or third party Content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any such Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any such Content posted, emailed or otherwise transmitted via the Products and Services. LANKA-WEB.COM does not, as a general practice, pre-screen user or third party Content posted on the Products and Services, although LANKA-WEB.COM reserves the right to do so.

 

7. Intellectual Property.

1. All intellectual property rights regarding the content on the website www.Lanka-web.com.com (“Website†), including but not limited to, the text, pictures, designs, graphics, photos and other (stationary and / or moving) visual material, sound material, formats, software, data compilations, databases and other material, as well as the intellectual property rights regarding the Products and Services, shall be and shall remain the sole property of LANKA-WEB.COM.

2. You may not use the Website, the Products and Services or any content thereof, in any other way than for their respective purposes. You may not make (the content of) the Website, Product or Service available in any way to third parties and you may not multiply the (content of) the Website, Products or Services. This, inter alia, means you may not extract and / or reuse substantial parts of the content of the database(s) on the Website and / or repeatedly and systematically extract and reuse non-substantial parts of the content of the database(s) on the Website as meant in the USA Databases Act, without written approval of LANKA-WEB.COM. In particular, you may not utilize any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools to extract (whether once or many times) for re-utilization of any substantial or non-substantial parts of this Website as mentioned above.

3. Notwithstanding the infringement of intellectual property rights, the acts described in this article 7 are also considered an infringement on the property of LANKA-WEB.COM’ computer systems.

 

8. Disclaimer of Warranty.

LANKA-WEB.COM disclaims all warranties or representations, express or implied, oral or written, including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability, and fitness for a particular purpose, title or non-infringement. LANKA-WEB.COM. does not warrant that its services are error-free or that they will operate without interruption nor does LANKA-WEB.COM make any warranty with respect to the quality, reliability, timeliness or security of the Products and Services (including the existence or non-existence of any viruses or other destructive elements within the Products and Services). LANKA-WEB.COM makes no guarantee as to the availability of Products and Services and is not responsible for any loss of information resulting from deletion of Products and Services, network or system outages, file corruption, or any other reasons.

 

9. Limitations.

The Products and Services may only be used for the intended purpose for which such Products and Services are being made available. You may not use the Products and Services to:

(a) Upload, post or otherwise transmit any Content that is, or that promotes behavior that is, unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;

(b) Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any Content that exploits the images of children under 18 years of age, or that discloses personally identifying information belonging to children under 18 years of age;

(c) Harm minors in any way;

(d) Associate LANKA-WEB.COM and any Products and Services with any illegal material of any sort. This includes any text, image or likeness suggesting sexual and/or inappropriate and/or illegal acts of any sort. Without limiting the foregoing, you may not use the Products and Services to store, use, contain unethical material, racism, hatred, profanity, or any material which may be insulting to another person(s) or entity;

(e) Impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a LANKA-WEB.COM official, forum leader, guide or host, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

(f) Sell, distribute, or make any commercial use of data obtained from any Products and Services or make any other use of such data in a manner which could be expected to offend the person for whom the data is relevant;

(g) Create and maintain a LANKA-WEB.COM web page that (i) redirects to another web page or (ii) stores or hosts content for remote loading by other web pages;

(h) Use the Products and Services to hyperlink to content not permitted on the LANKA-WEB.COM Network;

(i) Interfere with or disrupt the Products and Services or servers or networks connected to the Products and Services, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Products and Services;

(j) Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any material that is false, misleading, or designed to manipulate any equity, security, or other market;

(k) Disobey any LANKA-WEB.COM employee or representative or interfere with any action by any LANKA-WEB.COM employee or representative to redress any violation of these Terms of Service;

(l) Modify, publish, transmit, transfer or sell, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, link, display or in any way exploit any Content from any LANKA-WEB.COM database, including, without limitation, by incorporating data from any Products and Services, whether browser-based, based on proprietary client-site applications, web-based, or otherwise;

(m) Employ misleading email addresses or falsify information in the header, footer, return path, or any part of any communication, including but not limited to emails, transmitted through the Products and Services;

(n) Upload, post, or otherwise transmit any Content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships;

(o) Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, service mark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights ("Rights") of any party, or contributing to inducing or facilitating such infringement. This prohibition shall include, without limitation, the following forms of software piracy:

i. Making available copyrighted software or other Content that has had the copyright protection removed.

ii. Making available serial numbers for software that can be used to illegally validate or register software.

iii. Making available tools that can be used for no purpose other than for "cracking" software or other copyrighted Content.

iv. Making available any software files for which the user does not own the copyright or have the legal right to make available;

(p) Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation.

(q) Use any software deployed in connection with the Products and Services to process data as a service to other entities without the express written consent of LANKA-WEB.COM or the party from whom such software may be licensed.

(r) Upload, post or otherwise transmit or provide links to any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;

(s) Disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, cause a screen to "scroll" faster than other users of any Products and Services are able to type, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in real time exchanges;

(t) Interfere with or disrupt the Products and Services or servers or networks connected to the Products and Services, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Products and Services;

(u) Intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, including, but not limited to, regulations promulgated by any Securities and Exchange Commission or similar body, and any regulations having the force of law.

(v) "Stalk" or otherwise harass another;

(w) You may not collect , process or store the (personal)data of third parties that have been disclosed on the Website, including but not limited to, e-mail addresses of users of the Products and Services. This means it is, inter alia, prohibited to:

a. initiate any form of (unsolicited) commercial communication via e-mail, fax, SMS, MMS, regular mail or otherwise with users of the Services and Products, that is directly or indirectly promoting goods, services or the image of an enterprise, organization or person;

b. initiate any other form of unsolicited communication;

c. process e-mail addresses of users of the Products and Services, for instance by using search engines or spiders, of users of the Products and Services for any purpose whatsoever.

(x) Promote or provide instructional information about illegal activities, promote physical harm or injury against any group or individual, or promote any act of cruelty to animals;

(y) Decompile, disassemble, modify, translate, adapt, reverse engineer, create derivative works from, or sublicense any software deployed in connection with the Products and Services.

10. LANKA-WEB.COM Code Usage Limitations

The Products and Services and LANKA-WEB.COM code provided for use by Members are, and remain, copyrighted material/property of LANKA-WEB.COM. LANKA-WEB.COM grants you a limited license to modify our service codes in 5 specific ways:

1. You may modify the text and color displayed in the service to match those of your web pages.

2. You may modify images appearing in the service, where applicable.

3. You may modify the dimensions (height and width) that services are displayed in, as long as the service remains visible.

4. You may modify the buttons provided by LANKA-WEB.COM that link to the services, in order to match your site.

5. You may replace the buttons provided by LANKA-WEB.COM that link to the services, in order to match your site, as long as each button conforms to the usage guidelines outlined in the Terms of Service.

You may not modify any other portion of the Products and Services and LANKA-WEB.COM code, including but not limited to advertising script, service copy/paste codes or any other LANKA-WEB.COM code, in any manner, for any reason whatsoever.


11. Account Termination.

Use of the Products and Services is subject to compliance with these Terms of Service. You acknowledge and agree that LANKA-WEB.COM may terminate your account and your access to any of the Products and Services, and may remove and discard any Content, without prior notice, anytime, especially should you fail to comply with the Terms of Service or any other guidelines and rules published by LANKA-WEB.COM. Any such termination shall be in LANKA-WEB.COM's sole discretion and may occur without any notice. LANKA-WEB.COM further reserves the right to terminate any user's account or access to the Products and Services for any conduct that LANKA-WEB.COM, in its sole discretion, believes is or may be directly or indirectly harmful to other users, to LANKA-WEB.COM or its subsidiaries, affiliates, or business contractors, or to other third parties, or for any conduct that violates any local, state, federal, or foreign laws or regulations. LANKA-WEB.COM further reserves the right to terminate any user's account if there is no evident activity. LANKA-WEB.COM further reserves the right to terminate any user's account and access to the Products and Services, and to remove and discard any Content, for any reason or for no reason at all, in LANKA-WEB.COM's sole discretion, without prior notice, or any notice.

In the event LANKA-WEB.COM terminates a user's account for violating the Terms of Service, or for inactivity, and that user is a paid member of LANKA-WEB.COM, that user's payment is not refundable.

All mailings sent to you by www.Lanka-web.com.com are opt-in emails activated and authorized by you either through subscription or as a mandatory component of your membership in LANKA-WEB.COM. All subscribed mailing lists have a link at the bottom to allow you to unsubscribe from that mailing list if you wish. Other mailings are mandatory and are conditional of your membership with LANKA-WEB.COM.com. If you report any of these mailings or service notification emails, (which you have the control to turn off yourself), as Unsolicited Commercial Email, or SPAM, we reserve the right to terminate your LANKA-WEB.COM account.


12. Service and Member Account Upkeep.

As the Registered Owners of our services, LANKA-WEB.COM members are required to maintain their Registered Services and keep them within the guidelines set forth here in the Terms of Service. Failure to do so will result in Account Termination, at LANKA-WEB.COM's sole discretion.


13. Member Email lists.

By registering a LANKA-WEB.COM account, you agree to subscribe to our Members Update and Special Offers mailing lists. These lists may contain third-party sponsorships.

Maintaining a working subscription to our regularly sent Members Update Newsletter is Mandatory for all LANKA-WEB.COM Members. If you wish to no longer receive the Members Update Newsletter, delete your Member account and services. Other lists subscriptions are completely optional and may contain third-party endorsements.


14. Cookies.

Use of the Products and Services requires that you accept all cookies in order to activate special Web features and security mechanisms, and to enhance Web site performance. While your browser may allow you to "reject" cookies, the Products and Services may require that you accept all cookies in order for its features and security mechanisms to function fully. Deleting, removing or preventing LANKA-WEB.COM cookies from being properly written to your computer may result in adverse affects on your use of the Products and Services. A "cookie" is an electronic note created by a web site and stored on your computer. By using the Products and Services, you authorize LANKA-WEB.COM's use of cookies.


15. Limitation of Warranty.

THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS," WITH NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER. ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS, ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, LANKA-WEB.COM DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, LANKA-WEB.COM DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR OTHER SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, AS WELL AS FOR ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE RECEIVED THROUGH THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. LANKA-WEB.COM SIMILARLY DISCLAIMS, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ANY WARRANTIES FOR ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE OBTAINED THROUGH THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES.

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT LANKA-WEB.COM DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR THE ACCURACY, CONTENT, COMPLETENESS, LEGALITY, RELIABILITY, OR OPERABILITY OR AVAILABILITY OF INFORMATION OR MATERIAL IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. LANKA-WEB.COM DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE DELETION, FAILURE TO STORE, MISDELIVERY, OR UNTIMELY DELIVERY OF ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL. LANKA-WEB.COM DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM DOWNLOADING OR ACCESSING ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL THROUGH THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, FOR HARM CAUSED BY VIRUSES OR SIMILAR CONTAMINATION OR DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES. LANKA-WEB.COM MAKES NO WARRANTY REGARDING THE RELIABILITY OR ACCESSIBILITY OF ANY PRODUCTS AND SERVICES.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS IN THE DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN OF SUCH MATERIAL.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties. In such jurisdictions, the foregoing disclaimers may not apply to you insofar as they relate to implied warranties.

 

16. Limitation of Liability.

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL LANKA-WEB.COM OR ITS LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO ANY USER ON ACCOUNT OF THAT USER'S USE OR MISUSE OF THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR RELIANCE ON THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO PREVENT RECOVERY OF DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES (EVEN IF LANKA-WEB.COM OR ITS LICENSORS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES). SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF AND RELIANCE ON THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES AND THE DELETION OF CONTENT (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES).

SUCH LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY WITH RESPECT TO DAMAGES INCURRED BY REASON OF OTHER SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE lanka-web.com OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE lanka-web.com, AS WELL AS BY REASON OF ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE lanka-web.com OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE lakna-web.com. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO THE COSTS OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, LOST PROFITS, OR LOST DATA. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY WITH RESPECT TO THE PERFORMANCE OR NON-PERFORMANCE OF THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR ANY INFORMATION OR MERCHANDISE THAT APPEARS ON, OR IS LINKED OR RELATED IN ANY WAY TO the PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR TO LANKA-WEB.COM. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL ALSO APPLY TO ANY DAMAGE CAUSED BY LOSS OF ACCESS TO, DELETION OF, FAILURE TO STORE, FAILURE TO BACK UP, OR ALTERATION OF MEMBER WEB PAGES OR OTHER CONTENT. WITH RESPECT TO PAID LANKA-WEB.COM MEMBERS, LANKA-WEB.COM'S ENTIRE LIABILITY, IF ANY, SHALL NOT EXCEED THE AMOUNT OF THE PAID MEMBER'S MOST RECENT FEE PAYMENT. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL LANKA-WEB.COM OR ITS LICENSORS BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DELAY OR FAILURE IN PERFORMANCE RESULTING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM ACTS OF NATURE, FORCES, OR CAUSES BEYOND ITS REASONABLE CONTROL, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INTERNET FAILURES, COMPUTER EQUIPMENT FAILURES, TELECOMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT FAILURES, OTHER EQUIPMENT FAILURES, ELECTRICAL POWER FAILURES, STRIKES, LABOR DISPUTES, RIOTS, INSURRECTIONS, CIVIL DISTURBANCES, SHORTAGES OF LABOR OR MATERIALS, FIRES, FLOODS, STORMS, EXPLOSIONS, ACTS OF GOD, WAR, GOVERNMENTAL ACTIONS, ORDERS OF DOMESTIC OR FOREIGN COURTS OR TRIBUNALS, NON-PERFORMANCE OF THIRD PARTIES, OR LOSS OF OR FLUCTUATIONS IN HEAT, LIGHT, OR AIR CONDITIONING.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL LANKA-WEB.COM BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CHARGES (INCLUDING NSF CHARGES) YOU INCUR AS A RESULT OF ERRONEOUS CHARGES, AGAINST YOUR CREDIT CARD OR PAYPAL ACCOUNT, OR AS A RESULT OF YOUR FAILING TO CANCEL YOUR ACCOUNT AND/OR AUTOMATIC PAYMENTS IN A TIMELY FASHION.

In some jurisdictions, limitations of liability are not permitted. In such jurisdictions, the foregoing limitation may not apply to you.

 

17. Indemnification.

By using the Products and Services you agree to indemnify LANKA-WEB.COM and its officers, employees, and licensors and hold them harmless from any and all claims and expenses, including attorney's fees, arising from your use of the Products and Services, or from any person's use of any account or password you maintain with any of the Products and Services, regardless of whether such use is authorized by you. By using the Products and Services, you are hereby agreeing to release LANKA-WEB.COM and its officers, employees, and licensors from any and all claims, demands, debts, obligations, damages (actual or consequential), costs, and expenses of any kind or nature whatsoever, whether known or unknown, suspected or unsuspected, disclosed or undisclosed, that you may have against them arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and/or to the Products and Services. YOU HEREBY AGREE TO WAIVE ALL LAWS THAT MAY LIMIT THE EFFICACY OF SUCH RELEASES.

 

18. Governing Law.

This agreement shall be governed by and in accordance with USA law and that disputes arising in connection with LANKA-WEB.COM shall be resolved exclusively by the competent courts in Connecticut, The United States. Each party is specifically prohibited from bringing any action arising from or related to this agreement other than Connecticut.

 

19. Usage of LANKA-WEB.COM Servers.

LANKA-WEB.COM servers may be used for lawful purposes only. Transmission, storage, or distribution of any information, data, or material in violation of any applicable law or regulation is prohibited. This includes, but is not limited to: copyrighted material; trademarks; trade secrets or other intellectual property rights used without proper authorization; material that is obscene, defamatory, constitutes an illegal threat, or violates export control laws.

 

20. LANKA-WEB.COM Network Security

Violations of system or network security are prohibited and may result in criminal and civil liability. Examples include but are not limited to the following: unauthorized access, use, probing, or scanning of systems security or authentication measures, data, or traffic; interference with service to any user, host, or network including, without limitation, mail bombing, flooding, deliberate attempts to overload a system, broadcast attacks; forging of any TCP-IP packet header or any part of the header information in an email or a newsgroup posting.

 

21. CPU Usage.

LANKA-WEB.COM Members shall not use excessive amounts of CPU processing on any of LANKA-WEB.COM's servers. Any violation of this policy may result in corrective action by LANKA-WEB.COM, including assessment of additional charges, disconnection or discontinuance of any and all Products and Services, termination of this Agreement, as well as the deletion of any Content, which actions may be taken in LANKA-WEB.COM's sole and absolute discretion. If LANKA-WEB.COM takes any corrective action under this section, the Member shall not be entitled to a refund of any fees paid in advance prior to such action.