Terms and Conditions Agreement

Terms and Conditions Agreement

  

Last revised on January 23, 2017.
Welcome to the International Tax Center Association!
First and foremost, thank you for joining! Together, we make ITCA a world-renowned organization.
These Terms and Conditions, hereinafter “Agreement”, outline the rules and regulations for the use of ITCA’s Website.
ITCA, whose legal name is Leiden International Tax Center Association, A.C., is physically located at:
Street and number: Hidalgo 3301
Colony: Vallarta San Jorge
City: Guadalajara
State: Jalisco
Postal Code: 44690
Country: Mexico

Do not continue to use ITCA’s website if you do not accept all of the terms stated on this page. If you are a Member or a Visitor, when you use our services (such as our Directory), you are agreeing to our terms through a legally binding agreement, so please read over the following.

 

A.       Purpose
 
a.       ITCA is an independent organization that seeks to connect alumni who have obtained the LL.M. degree from the International Tax Center of Leiden University, in the Netherlands. Our network allows alumni to create a profile, which is then publicly displayed through our Directory. As a community of specialized professionals, we wish to promote, support, fund and conduct scientific research, analysis and diagnosis on issues of law, accounting and economics, which will ultimately benefit the international community. We also seek to deliver seminars, conferences, workshops and courses, and create and distribute all kinds of material, to further educate society on these fields. Although independent, ITCA constantly works closely with other public, private, national and foreign institutions to mutually help each other achieve our purposes.

 

B.      General terms
a.       When you use any of our services, you are entering into a legal agreement to all of the terms described in this document. These also include our Privacy Policy, which is displayed in the corresponding section of our site.
b.      If you are a Member, you agree that by clicking “Join”, “Enter”, “Register”, “Sign Up”, or any similar phrase, you enter into this legally binding agreement. Your agreement is with Leiden International Tax Center Association, A.C., which resides in Guadalajara, Mexico.
c.       If you are a Visitor, you agree that by entering ITCA’s web site (www.itca.tax) and any part of it, you enter into this legally binding agreement. Your agreement is with Leiden International Tax Center Association, A.C., which resides in Guadalajara, Mexico.

 

C.      Content of the Terms and Conditions
a.       The Agreement as such includes the following terms and the Privacy Policy, as amended from time to time.
b.      This Agreement refers to registered users as “Members”.
c.       This Agreement refers to unregistered users as “Visitors”.
d.      This Agreement refers to Leiden International Tax Center Association, A.C., as “ITCA”, “Ourselves”, “We”, “Our”, “Us” and any other similar phrase.
e.      This Agreement refers to you, the person accessing this website, as “You”, “Your” and any other similar phrase.
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D.      Cookies
a.       We employ the use of cookies. By using this website, you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with ITCA’s Privacy Policy.

 

E.       Obligations
a.       Member eligibility. As a Member, you declare to be eligible to enter into this agreement. To be eligible, (1) you must be at least 18 years old, (2) must have successfully obtained the degree of LL.M. from the International Tax Center, of Leiden University, in the Netherlands, and (3) must have covered the entrance fee as it is at the moment of registration. ITCA reserves its right to verify the fulfilment of eligibility criteria (2) via direct consultation with the administration of the International Tax Center.
b.      Visitor eligibility. As a Visitor, you declare to be eligible to enter into this agreement. To be eligible, you must be at least 18 years old.
c.       Membership. As a Member, you will keep your password secret. As a Visitor, you will not request membership unless the criteria for eligibility is fulfilled.
d.      Payment. As a Member, you will honor payment obligations. These include the entrance fee and any other ordinary or extraordinary fees that the Board of Directors of ITCA deems necessary. Refunds will only be approved when payment has been made in excess. By no means will you receive refund of any fees if you decide to leave or are excluded from ITCA. Failure to pay three or more ordinary or extraordinary fees will result in exclusion from ITCA.
e.      Information on profiles. As a Member, when you share information on your profile, anyone in the public will be able to see, copy and use that information. The Board of Directors of ITCA can remove any content based on their sole discretion, without notice. You must only share information you have the right to and does not violate any law. All information must be truthful. Any information shared without the right to, in violation of any law, or that proves to be false, will result in your exclusion from ITCA and the deletion of your account.

 

F.       License to content
a.       Unless otherwise stated, ITCA and its licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on ITCA. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print pages from http://www.itca.tax  for your own personal use subject to restrictions set in these terms and conditions.
b.      You must not republish, sell, rent, sub-license, reproduce, duplicate, copy or redistribute material from ITCA or http://www.itca.tax.
c.       As a Member, you are the owner of content, feedback, and personal information you provide in your profile, granting ITCA a license to it. This license is a worldwide right to use, copy, modify, distribute, publish, and process information and content that you provide through your profile, without any notice, consent or compensation. You can end this license by deleting the content from the profile, and we will stop using it except for the reasonable amount of time it takes to remove it from the system.

 

G.     Availability
a.       Our services, including our website and the display of profiles in the Directory, may be discontinued at any moment.
b.      ITCA does not provide any storage services. Thus, we have no obligation to store or maintain a copy of any content shared by Members in their profiles.

 

H.     Hyperlinking to our content
a.       The following organizations may link to our website without prior written approval: government agencies, search engines and news organizations. These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other website information as long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.
b.      We may consider and approve in our sole discretion other link requests from other types of organizations. Prior express approval, these other organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other website information as long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.
c.       If you are among the organizations listed in paragraph b. above and are interested in linking to our website, please send your request to hello@itca.tax. Please include a brief description supporting your wish to link to our website, the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our website, and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link.
d.      No use of ITCA’s logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.

 

I.        Other content
a.       The use of any content and information is at your own risk. Third parties may offer products and services for which we are not responsible. We are also not responsible for the information contained in the profiles of the Members.
 
J.        Limits on the use of service
a.       We reserve the right to limit, in any way, the use of service to you or any Member or Visitor. We also reserve the right to suspend or terminate your account if we believe you are in breach of this Agreement, any law, or is misusing the service.

 

K.      Disclaimer
a.       To the extent allowed under the Law, ITCA disclaims all implied warranties and representations, does not guarantee that the services will function without interruption or errors, and provides all parts of the service on an “as is” and “as available” basis.

 

L.       Exclusion of liability
a.       To the extent permitted under the Law, ITCA shall not be liable to you or any Member or Visitor for any indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages, or any loss of data, opportunities, reputation, profits or revenues, related to the services.

 

M.    Termination
a.       You can end this agreement any time through notice to ITCA. ITCA can end this agreement without notice when you, as a Member, are excluded from ITCA under any of the causes contained in these Terms and Conditions or in the Articles of Association of Leiden International Tax Center Association, A.C.

 

N.     Dispute resolution
a.       In the unlikely event of a legal dispute, it will take place in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, applying the State Law of Jalisco or, if necessary, the Federal Law of Mexico.
b.      Both parties agree that the State laws of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, or, if necessary, the Federal Law of Mexico, shall exclusively govern any dispute relating to this Agreement and/or the services. Any claim can only be litigated in the local or federal courts of Jalisco.

 

O.     Other terms
a.       The English version of this Agreement is binding and other translations are for convenience only. This Agreement is the only agreement between the parties regarding the services and supersedes all prior agreements for the services.
b.      This Agreement may not be assigned or transferred to anyone without our consent.
c.       We can change the terms of this Agreement at any given point and will provide you notice if we do.
d.      The only way to provide us legal notice is at the physical address stated at the beginning of this contract.

 

P.      Credit & Contact Information
a.      These Terms and Conditions page was partially created with the assistance of termsandconditionstemplate.com generator. If you have any queries regarding any of our terms, please contact us at hello@itca.tax.