Last Updated: March 2016
Welcome and Introduction to Alif and Ain
Illegal and Unauthorized Use
Your Account Security
You are responsible for keeping your password for the Website confidential. You are fully responsible for all actions and activities that occur under your username and password. Alif and Ain will not be held liable for any damage or loss arising from your inability to comply with this provision. To help keep your username and password secure and confidential, we recommend that you exit from your account at the end of each session, especially when on a public machine. If you feel that your username and password have been breached, or that your account has had unauthorized use, you agree to immediately notify Alif and Ain.
Communication and Privacy
As an Alif and Ain Customer, you may be auto-subscribed to our newsletters and blog updates. You may unsubscribe from these at any time, but we must be able to communicate news and announcements to you via the newsletter, as well as by telephone in order to provide you our Services. We may use your email address or phone number to contact you about important changes to the Services.We reserve the right to publish on our website or social media channels non-identifying quotes and remarks from your application.
Interactions with Other Users
You are fully and solely responsible for your communications and interactions with other users on Our Service and beyond it. You agree and understand that Alif and Ain is not obligated to review the backgrounds of its users, or to screen users. Unless specifically offered with your package, Alif and Ain makes no guarantees, warranties, or representations as to the actions or conduct of its users. Unless specifically offered with your package, Alif and Ain makes no guarantees as to number or frequency of matches made through your use of the Services. Also, we do not guarantee, warrant, endorse, or imply compatibility with any current or future users. In absolutely no event shall Alif and Ain be liable for any damages resulting from messages, communications, meetings, or actions with other visitors and users of the Services. You agree that it is your responsibility to take reasonable precautions in all actions and interactions with other users of the Services; this is especially important if You decide to meet in person. In absolutely no event shall Alif and Ain be held liable for any damages, in any form, whatsoever arising out of or relating to the conduct of you or anyone else in connection with the use of the Services. This includes, without limitation, that we will not be held liable for any mental instability, emotional distress, or bodily injury whether indirect, direct, incidental, accidental arising out of or relating to conduct of you or anyone else in connection with the Services.
You are solely responsible for your communications and interactions with other users.
The following is a list of rules that govern your conduct in connection with your use of the Services. You agree to abide by these rules, which include, but are not limited to:
Any content, words, photographs, messages, or other information (collectively, “Content”) provided to us through the Website shall remain your sole and exclusive property, and you shall be solely responsible for your Content and the consequences of providing it.
You agree that You will not pretend to be any person or entity other than yourself, or in the case that You are acting as a Mahram (Islamic Guardian), that Your Ward is fully aware of Our Services, what They entail and the information that will be provided and shared.
You agree to keep all personal login information, like passwords, private and confidential, and you agree not to give such information to anyone.
You agree that you will not imply or state that any statements you make are endorsed by Alif and Ain without our prior written consent.
You agree that you will not use the Website to transmit, upload, or distribute any electronic/computer viruses, trojan horses, or anything else that might cause harm to other users of the Services, Alif and Ain, the online community, or Alif and Ain systems.
You agree that you will not use the Services to promote, condone, endorse, distribute, publish, or post any material that solicits money, funds, or people.
You agree that you will not use the Services to advertise or solicit for commercial goods or services.
You agree that you will not stalk or harass another user of the Services.
You agree that you will not use a robot, spider, manual/automatic processes or devices to data-mine, data-crawl, scrape, or index the Website in any manner.
You agree that you will not harass, annoy, intimidate or threaten any Alif and Ain employees or agents engaged in providing the Services to you.
You agree that you will not hack or interfere with the Website, its servers, or any connected networks.
You agree that you will not modify the Website and/or the Services for your own personal or commercial purposes. This includes, but is not limited to, altering, adapting, licensing, sublicensing, or translating the Website and/or the Services. You also agree that you will not aid others in such activities.
You agree that you will not remove or alter, visually or not, any copyrights, trademarks, or proprietary marks and rights owned by us.
You agree that you will not forge, manipulate, or plagiarize messages, communications, headers, or identifiers to make it seem like such Content is from Alif and Ain or its users when in fact it is not.
You agree that you will not post, publish, display, or transmit in any way proprietary information, copyrighted material, and trademarks that do not belong to you without first obtaining the prior consent of the owner of such rights.
You may cancel your membership at any time; fees paid upfront are non-refundable
Content Provided by You
You are fully and solely responsible for all of the Content that You provide, publish, display, or upload in connection with your use of the Services. You are also fully and solely responsible for any Content that you provide or transmit to other users. You agree that you will not provide any inaccurate, misleading or false information to Alif and Ain. If information provided to Alif and Ain or another user subsequently becomes inaccurate, misleading or false, you will promptly notify Alif and Ain of such change.
All information you provide to us must be accurate, current and complete. You absolutely will not use the Services to provide, display, or transmit any defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, obscene, profane, offensive, sexually oriented, threatening, harassing, racially offensive, or illegal material. Also, you absolutely will not provide, publish, display, or transmit any material that infringes or violates another party’s rights (not limited to, but including intellectual property rights, rights of privacy, and copyright rights).
Content that advocates, endorses, condones, or promotes harassment of others, or Content that actively or indirectly harasses others.
Content that is offensive and harmful, including but not limited to, Content that advocates, endorses, condones, or promotes racism, bigotry, hatred, or physical harm of any kind against any individual or group of individuals.
Content that involves the creation of or transmission of spam, unsolicited mail, junk mail, or chain letters.
Content that asks for or solicits passwords or personal identification information for unlawful or commercial purposes from other users.
Content that engages other users in promotional, commercial activities, or sales without Alif and Ain’s prior written consent, including, but not limited to, sweepstakes, contests, pyramid schemes, or advertising.
Content that provides materials or access to materials that exploits people under the age of 18 in an abusive, violent, or sexual manner.
Content that solicits personal information or any information from anyone under the age of 18.
Content that you know is false, inaccurate, misleading, or promotes illegal activities.
Content that is abusive, threatening, obscene, libelous, or defamatory.
Content that is, uses, promotes, or links to an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person’s copyrighted work or intellectual property; for example, but not limited to, stolen images, photographs, video, or audio files.
Content that provides instructions on how to conduct illegal activities.
Payment & Account Terms and Conditions
It is YOUR responsibility to CANCEL your account with Alif and Ain when you are no longer interested in being a member of Alif and Ain.
Alif and Ain take payment once both parties decide to swap contact details, at Stage 3. Before contact details are revealed, both parties must pay a fee of £49.99 each. Only after payment has been cleared from both sides are contact details revealed.
Alif and Ain is constantly reviewing the fee charged to clients at Stage 3. Alif and Ain may, in its sole discretion, adjust the price upwards or downwards at any time.
REFUNDS are NOT permitted once both contact details have been swapped. You, the Client, will become liable to pay a compensation fee of £100 if your match has accepted your Stage 3 proposal and finalised payment, and you then decide to pull out of either a) your match or b) our service entirely. Please contact us for more information (firstname.lastname@example.org).
REFUND POLICY – Any refunds issued will be processed and completed within 28 days of initial refund request.
Stolen Cards and Fraudulent Use of Credit Cards – Alif and Ain takes credit card fraud very seriously. Discovery that any member has used a stolen or fraudulent credit card will result in the notification to the appropriate law enforcement agencies.
Copyright, Trademarks, and Other Proprietary Information
You agree not to post, publish, display, reproduce, or transmit in absolutely any manner any copyrighted Content, copyrighted material, trademarks, intellectual property, or other proprietary information without first having obtained prior consent of the owner of the rights to such proprietary information. If you believe that someone or some entity has copied or posted your work or proprietary information in association with Alif and Ain and its Services, in an unauthorized manner that constitutes infringement of copyright, please give our Copyright Agent the following information:
A physical or electronic signature of the individual or entity who owns the copyright;
A description of and url link to the copyrighted work that you believe has been infringed upon;
Your postal mailing address;
Your telephone number;
Your e-mail address; and
A written statement by you that you believe, in good faith, that the usage of the work is not authorized or consented upon by the rightful copyright owner.A written statement made by you, under penalty of perjury, that the information in your copyright claim is completely accurate and that you are in fact the rightful copyright owner, or that you have authorized consent to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
Our Proprietary Rights
Our Website contains trademarks, copyrighted material, intellectual property, and other proprietary information of Alif and Ain. We own and retain absolutely all proprietary rights of the Website and its Services. You agree that you cannot copy, alter, duplicate, transmit, post, publish, display, sell, or publish any of our proprietary information, unless, of course, the information is in the public domain or we have given you explicit written permission.
Alif and Ain is not responsible for any inaccurate or incorrect Content that is provided or transmitted by our users, or associated with the Services in any way. We are not responsible for the actions, words, or conduct, whether online, offline or otherwise, by any user of the Services. We are not responsible for any errors or delays in communications between users. We are not responsible for the Content of messages, or in-person communications, between users. We are also not responsible for any unauthorized access to the accounts of our users. Alif and Ain is not responsible for any damage to users, including but not limited to, loss, damage, personal injury, theft, or death resulting from anyone’s use of the Services. We are not responsible for any technical malfunction, failure, or damage to your computer as a result of using or visiting the Website or our Services.
As confident as we are in our match-making abilities, Alif and Ain does not guarantee that using the Services will result in meeting someone offline or online, and we do not guarantee that using the Services will result in any type of relationship or relationship potential between you and another person or group of people. Alif and Ain does not guarantee your compatibility, offline or online, with any other users of the site, whether recommended, suggested, or not. Any advice that may be posted on the Website is for entertainment purposes only, and you agree that it is not to be used to substitute for any professional relationship, medical, financial, legal, or other advice.
Limitation of Liability
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO USE THE WEBSITE AND ITS RELATED SERVICES AT YOUR OWN RISK. “ALIF AND AIN”’S SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANT ABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES WHICH ARE INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION UNDER LAW.
YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ALIF AND AIN, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY LOSS WHATSOEVER CAUSED BY YOUR USE OR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE CONTENT DISTRIBUTED BY ALIF AND AIN AS WELL AS ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR INJURY ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE ALIF AND AIN SERVICES OR OUT OF THE BREACH OF ANY WARRANTY, OR CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO AND/OR ALTERATION OF THE WEBSITE, NO MATTER WHETHER SUCH CLAIMS ARE BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION, AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER ALIF AND AIN HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
SOME JURISDICTIONS LIMIT THE AVAILABILITY OF SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, IN WHICH CASE THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Links to Third Parties and External Sites
At times, TAlif and Ain may post, publish, display, or transmit links to other websites, information, or other resources on the Internet, including, but not limited to Klout, Twitter and PayPal. You understand and agree that Alif and Ain is not liable or responsible for any of the Content, information, availability, products, services, or goods on any linked-to external website or linked-to resources that a user might visit or use.
Termination or Modifications
If Alif and Ain deems it appropriate in its sole discretion, we may terminate or suspend any member’s account at any time, with or without notice, for any reason, including, without limitation, breach of this Agreement. Any fraudulent, illegal, suspicious, immoral activity or any other type of activity that would infringe upon another member’s right to enjoy using the site will result in the termination of your membership and the deletion of your profile from our database.
Additionally, except where prohibited by law, as a condition of using the Services, you agree that any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected to the Services shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. You also agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising from or related to the use of the Services must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. The failure of either party to exercise in any respect any right provided for herein shall not be deemed a waiver of any further rights here under.
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