Terms of Use

Introduction

This page explains the terms of use of Zen Ways Ltd (“ZWL”). When you use ZWL, you are automatically agreeing to all the rules detailed on the present page. By using this website (the “Site”) and services (together with the Site, the “Services”) offered by ZWL, (together with its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, representatives, consultants, employees, officers, the board of directors, the directors, and any sub-committees and members thereof — collectively, the “Company,” “we,” or “us”), you are agreeing to these legally binding rules (the “Terms”). You are also agreeing to our Privacy Policy and agreeing to follow any other rules on the Site. These Terms may be changed from time to time. In such case, we shall inform you about any material changes, either by notifying you on the Site or by sending you an email. New versions of the Terms will never apply retroactively — we will tell you the exact date which they go into effect. If you keep using the Site after a change has been announced, that automatically means that you accept the new Terms.

Things You Definitely Should Not Do

This section provides a non-exhaustive list of things you should not be doing — such as lying, breaking laws, abusing people, stealing data, hacking other people’s computers etc. We expect you to behave responsibly and not to do any of the following things on the Site:

  • Do not break the law. Do not take any action that infringes or violates other people’s rights, violates the law, or breaches any contract or legal duty you have toward anyone.
  • Do not lie to people. Do not post information you know is false, misleading, or inaccurate. Do not do anything deceptive or fraudulent.
  • Do not offer prohibited items. Do not offer any rewards that are illegal, violate any of ZWL’s policies, rules, or guidelines, or violate any applicable law, statute, ordinance, or regulation.
  • Do not victimize anyone. Do not do anything threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, tortuous, obscene, profane, or invasive of another person’s privacy.
  • Do not spam. Do not distribute unsolicited or unauthorized advertising or promotional material, or any junk mail, spam, or chain letters. Do not run mail lists, or any kind of auto-responder or spam on or through the Site.
  • Do not harm anyone’s computer. Do not distribute software viruses, or anything else (code, films, programs) designed to interfere with the proper function of any software, hardware, or equipment on the Site (whether it belongs to the Company or another party).
  • Do not try to interfere with the proper workings of the Services.
  • Do not bypass any measures that we have put in place to secure the Services.
  • Do not try to damage or get unauthorized access to any system, data, password, or other information, whether it belongs to the Company or another party, which shall be in contravention of all applicable laws, including but not limited to, the Data Protection Act 2004.
  • Do not take any action that imposes an unreasonable load on our infrastructure, or on our third-party providers. (We reserve the right to determine what is understood as reasonable.)
  • Do not take apart or reverse engineer any aspect of the Site in an effort to access things like source code, underlying ideas, or algorithms.
  • How Funding Works for Donors

    You will be entitled to provide funding towards various projects, the details of which shall be posted on the Site. The funding of the various projects can be made via PayPal, MCB Juice or bank transfer. If the Required Amount has been attained, it shall be allocated towards the project for the purposes of its realization. For the avoidance of doubt, ZWL shall not be held liable nor responsible in the event that the project promoter does not use the Required Amount or any sum of money collected via the Site for the implementation of their project. Eight percent (8%) of your donation shall be retained by ZWL in view of catering for its operational costs and the maintenance of its Site.

    How Funding Works for Project Promoters

    Once a project is posted on the Site, ZWL does not guarantee that the sum of money required to realize the project shall be attained. The Site is merely a medium of communication for your project, bearing in mind that it is entirely your responsibility to ensure that you adequately promote it to your entourage and the public at large.

    Things We Do Not Do and Are Not Responsible For

    We do not oversee or follow-up on projects’ performance at any point in time, and we do not mediate disputes between users. ZWL is not liable for any damages or losses related to your use of the Services. We do not become involved in disputes between users, or between users and any third party relating to the use of the Services. We do not oversee the performance or punctuality of projects. When you use the Services, you automatically release ZWL from claims, damages, and demands of every kind — known or unknown, suspected or unsuspected, disclosed or undisclosed — arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and the Services. All content you access through the Services is at your own risk. You are solely responsible for any resulting damage or loss to any party.

    ZWL’s Intellectual Property

    The content on the Site is protected in various ways. You do have the right to use it for personal purposes, but you cannot use it for anything commercial purposes without getting permission from the ZWL first. The Services are legally protected in various ways, including copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets, and other rights and laws. You agree to respect all copyright and other legal notices, information, and restrictions contained in any content accessed through the Site. You also agree not to change, translate, or otherwise create derivative works of the Service. If you want to use, reproduce, modify, distribute, or store any content pertaining to the Site and/or Services for any commercial purpose or otherwise, you need prior written permission from ZWL or the relevant copyright holder. A “commercial purpose” means you intend to use, sell, license, rent, or otherwise exploit content for commercial use, in any way.

    Data Protection

    ZWL hereby undertakes that it shall abide by all applicable provisions of the Data Protection Act 2004 when handling your personal information for the purposes of the Site and all other related activities. Where applicable, all project promoters are required to abide by all the applicable provisions of the Data Protection Act 2004.