About AZAMRA

Terms of Use & Privacy

Effective Date of Terms of Use: May 25, 2018

These Terms of Use apply all websites operated by AZAMRA INSTITUTE including Azamra.org, Azamralive.com, Haverim.info and LetterfromJerusalem.com (collectively referred to as the “Sites”). AZAMRA INSTITUTE (“we”, “us”, or “our”) reserves the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms of use at any time. Please check these terms of use periodically for changes. Your continued use of the sites following the posting of changes to these terms of use will mean you accept those changes. Additional terms and conditions may apply to the purchase of products, such as shipping and return policies.

This is a legal agreement between you (“you” or “user”) and us and states the material terms and conditions that govern your use of the Sites. This agreement, together with all updates, supplements, additional terms, and all of AZAMRA INSTITUTE's rules and policies collectively constitute and shall be referred to as the “Agreement” between you and AZAMRA INSTITUTE. By accessing the sites, you agree to be legally bound by this agreement. If you do not agree to the terms of service and conditions of use stated herein, please immediately leave this site.

Copyright and Ownership

The Sites are owned and operated by AZAMRA INSTITUTE. All of the content featured, displayed or offered for sale on the Sites, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, photographs, images, moving images, sound, illustrations, software and any other content (collectively, the “Content”), is owned by AZAMRA INSTITUTE, its licensors, vendors and/or its content providers. All elements of the Sites, including but not limited to the general design and the Content, are protected by trade dress, copyright, moral rights, trademark and other laws relating to intellectual property rights. Each of the Sites may only be used for the intended purpose for which such Site is being made available. Except as may be otherwise indicated in specific documents within the Sites, you are authorized to view, play, print and download documents, audio and video found on our Sites for personal, informational, and noncommercial purposes only. You may not modify any of the materials and you may not copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer or sell any information or work contained on the Sites. Except as permitted under applicable copyright laws, you are responsible for obtaining permission before re-using any copyrighted material that is available on the Sites. For purposes of these terms, the use of any such material on any other website or networked computer environment is prohibited. You shall comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of the Sites. The Sites, the Content and all related rights shall remain the exclusive property of AZAMRA INSTITUTE and its licensors unless otherwise expressly agreed in writing. You will not remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices from material found on the Sites.

Site Access License

AZAMRA INSTITUTE grants you a limited, revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access and make personal, noncommercial use of the Sites or their Content and not to download (other than page caching or unless otherwise allowed by AZAMRA INSTITUTE or permitted by law) or modify all or any portion of the Sites and their Content. This license does not include any re-sale or commercial use of the Sites or their Content; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of the Sites or their Content; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. The Sites and/or any portion of the Sites or their Content may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without AZAMRA INSTITUTE's express prior written consent. You shall not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout or form) of AZAMRA INSTITUTE, its content providers or its affiliates without express prior written consent. You shall not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing our name or trademarks without our express prior written consent. Additionally, you agree that you will not: (i) take any action that imposes or may impose in our sole discretion an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; (ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Sites or any activities conducted on the Sites; or (iii) bypass any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Sites. Any unauthorized use automatically terminates the permissions and/or licenses granted by us to you.

Corporate Identification & Trademarks

All of our trademarks, service marks and trade names used herein (including but not limited to the corporate names and logos of AZAMRA INSTITUTE and its publishing divisions and imprints, names and designs of the Sites, and any logos) are trademarks or registered trademarks of AZAMRA INSTITUTE or its affiliates, partners, vendors or licensors. You may not use, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, or modify such trademarks in any way, including in advertising or publicity pertaining to distribution of materials on the Sites, without AZAMRA INSTITUTE's express prior written consent. The use of our trademarks on any other website or network computer environment is not allowed. You are granted a limited, revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable right to create a link to any page of the Sites so long as the link does not portray us, our content providers, our licensors, our affiliates, or our products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise offensive manner. You may not use any AZAMRA INSTITUTE logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission. Except as expressly stated herein, no rights or licenses are granted hereunder.

Links to Third Parties & No Endorsement

The Sites contain links to other websites controlled by third parties. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and do not imply endorsement by AZAMRA INSTITUTE of, or any affiliation with, or endorsement by, the owner of the linked site. AZAMRA INSTITUTE is not responsible for the contents or use of any linked site, or any consequence of making the link. The Sites may also include a tool that allows you to sign in or register using information from your account with a third-party service ( e.g. , Facebook, Twitter). These third-party services are unrelated to the Sites, and your use of such third-party services is subject to the terms and policies of those services.

You shall not use AZAMRA INSTITUTE's name or any language, pictures or symbols which could, in AZAMRA INSTITUTE's judgment, imply AZAMRA INSTITUTE's endorsement in any (i) written or oral advertising or presentation, or (ii) brochure, newsletter, book, or other written material of whatever nature, without prior written consent.

Fees

For all charges for any products and services sold on the Sites, AZAMRA INSTITUTE or its vendors or agents will bill your credit card or an alternative payment method. When you provide credit card information to us or our vendors, you represent to us that you are the authorized user of the credit card that is used to pay for the products and services. In the event legal action is necessary to collect on balances due, you agree to reimburse AZAMRA INSTITUTE and its vendors or agents for all expenses incurred to recover sums due, including attorney's fees and other legal expenses. You are responsible for purchase of, and payment of charges for, all Internet access services and telecommunications services needed for use of the Sites.

Privacy Policy

Data collection and use, including data collection and use of personal information is governed by AZAMRA INSTITUTE's Privacy Policy as stated in the section "Your Privacy" below, which is incorporated into and is a part of this Agreement.

Account Registration and Security

If you decide to register as a member of a Site, you may receive or establish one or more user names, passwords and accounts. In consideration of use of your registration, you will: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the applicable registration form (such information being 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 AZAMRA INSTITUTE has grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, AZAMRA INSTITUTE has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Sites (or any portion thereof). You are entirely responsible for the security and confidentiality of your password and account. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security of which you become aware. You are responsible for taking precautions and providing security measures best suited for your situation and intended use of the registration and Sites. We have the right to provide user billing, account, content or user records, and related information under certain circumstances (such as in response to legal responsibility, lawful process, orders, subpoenas, or warrants, or to protect our rights, customers or business) to third parties.

Termination

AZAMRA INSTITUTE may suspend or terminate any user's access to all or any part of the Sites including any account thereon, without notice, for any reason at AZAMRA INSTITUTE's sole discretion, including without limitation AZAMRA INSTITUTE's belief that such access would violate any applicable law or would be harmful to the interests of AZAMRA INSTITUTE or another user. Upon termination, you will lose access to all the Sites and all Content thereon. The obligations that you have to AZAMRA INSTITUTE under these Terms of Use will continue even after we suspend or terminate your access to the Sites.

Release

In the event that you have a dispute with one or more other users of the Sites, you release AZAMRA INSTITUTE (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.

Disclaimer & Limitation of Liability

Your use of and browsing of the Sites are at your own risk. Except as otherwise provided above, everything on the sites, including any products or services offered for sale, is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and noninfringement. AZAMRA INSTITUTE makes no warranties or representations regarding the information or content contained on the sites, and specifically disclaims any warranty as to the suitability, reliability, timeliness or accuracy of the information or content contained on the sites for any purpose. AZAMRA INSTITUTE does not warrant that the functionalities contained in the content will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the sites or the server that makes such content available are free of viruses or other harmful components. AZAMRA INSTITUTE does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the contents in the sites in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. You (and not AZAMRA INSTITUTE) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction. To the extent applicable law does not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, the above exclusion may not apply to you.

Under no circumstances shall AZAMRA INSTITUTE or any of its vendors be liable for any damages that result from the use of or inability to use the AZAMRA INSTITUTE sites, including but not limited to reliance by a user on any information or content obtained from AZAMRA INSTITUTE's sites that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files or email, errors, defects, viruses, delays in operation or transmission, or any failure of performance, whether or not resulting from acts of God, communications failure, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to AZAMRA INSTITUTE's records, programs, or services, or otherwise. User hereby acknowledges that this disclaimer and limitation of liability shall apply to all content, merchandise, and services available through the sites.

In no event shall AZAMRA INSTITUTE or any affiliated AZAMRA INSTITUTE entity or individual, licensor or vendor be liable for any indirect, consequential, special, incidental or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, the sites or the content thereon, whether in a contract action or based on negligence, or other tort action, or any other claim whatsoever, even if AZAMRA INSTITUTE or a AZAMRA INSTITUTE authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages. To the extent applicable law does not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event shall AZAMRA INSTITUTE's aggregate liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action whether in contract, tort (including, but not limited to, negligence) or otherwise arising out of the agreement and your use of the sites and the content exceed the amount paid by you for any content purchased by you on the sites or the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing the sites.

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold AZAMRA INSTITUTE, its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, directors, officers, employees, service providers, and agents from any and all liabilities, costs, and expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, related to any violation of these terms by you, or in connection with the use of the Sites or the Internet or the placement or transmission of any message or information on the Sites by you.

If you registered as a member of a Site, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account and agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the above-mentioned parties for any liability or expense arising from such use or misuse. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security known to you.

Force Majeure

Neither AZAMRA INSTITUTE nor you shall be responsible for damages or for delays or failures in performance resulting from acts or occurrences beyond their respective reasonable control, including, without limitation: fire, lightning, explosion, power surge or failure, water, acts of God, war, revolution, civil commotion or acts of civil or military authorities or public enemies: any law, order, regulation, ordinance, or requirement of any government or legal body or any representative of any such government or legal body; or labor unrest, including without limitation, strikes, slowdowns, picketing, or boycotts; inability to secure raw materials, transportation facilities, fuel or energy shortages, or acts or omissions of other common carriers.

Governing Law

The Sites are created and controlled by AZAMRA INSTITUTE in the State of New York, U.S.A. unless otherwise noted. These disclaimers, terms, and conditions of use are governed by the laws of the State of New York. By using any of the Sites, you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in New York, New York, in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Sites. If any portion of these terms is held to be unenforceable, the unenforceable portion shall be construed in accordance with applicable law to the greatest extent possible to reflect the original intentions of the parties, and the remainder of the provisions shall remain in full force and effect. AZAMRA INSTITUTE's failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Terms of Use shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.

Entire Agreement

This Agreement is the entire agreement between the user and AZAMRA INSTITUTE and supersedes any prior understandings or agreements (written or oral).

Your Privacy

The main purpose of AZAMRA INSTITUTE websites is to provide information and services to our visitors. Your privacy is important to us and we are committed to protecting it.

The purpose of this privacy statement is to describe the types of personal information that we collect and the uses that we make of that information and to make you aware of our online practices regarding the privacy of your information. We promise that we will take no steps to use your personal information in any way that is incompatible with this Privacy Policy.

Information About You

In order to enhance your experience on our site we may collect certain information about you. This information may be information provided by you, (for example, information that you provide to us such as your name or your email address) or information gathered through your use of our website or through 3rd parties (for example, The IP address of your computer, Web pages and/or ads that you view or click on)

When you voluntarily provide it, we collect personal information in the course of interacting with the site. On AZAMRA INSTITUTE websites you are able to subscribe to a variety of email lists, take part in reader feedback, participate in polls or surveys, ask questions, send feedback or make a donation. In so doing, you may be asked to provide personally identifiable information such as your name, address, e-mail address or mobile number. Contact information, such as name, email and phone number, and demographic information, such as zip code, may be gathered from our visitors from information requests or other forms.

All communication held via our Contact tool is strictly confidential and is not shared with any parties outside the organization.

We may use the information you give us to provide services to you, at your request. We may use it to communicate with you through periodic messages regarding services, events, and other information and notices. We may use it for confirmation of donations, registrations, or other actions you take on our site, and for related customer service needs. We only use contact information to send information requested or to contact users as necessary.

We also may collect information that is not personally identifiable, such as the type of browser you are using (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer), the type of operating system you are using, (e.g., Windows or Mac OS), the IP address (Internet Protocol set of numbers called Internet Address) you are using, and the domain name of your Internet service provider (e.g., America Online, Earthlink). We may use this information to analyze the design and functionality of our site in order to make site improvements. We may use such information in the aggregate to analyze site usage. Our Web site does not automatically collect any individually identifiable information, such as email addresses, from visitors.

We do not sell, rent, swap or otherwise share our mailing lists with external organizations. Any personal information you provide to AZAMRA INSTITUTE will not be disseminated to third parties outside of our organization. We pledge that we will never willfully sell, trade, rent, disclose, or make available personally identifiable information about you to any third party without first receiving your permission, except when we believe in good faith that the law requires it, or to protect the rights or property of AZAMRA INSTITUTE.

Email Subscription Lists

AZAMRA INSTITUTE offers subscription list services to its visitors that you can opt-in to. We will never subscribe you to any mailing list without your request or agreement. If you are subscribed to any lists, we provide the ability to opt-out of receiving these communications from us by following the instruction listed in the email. Since all our services are provided to you without charge, if we feel that we have provided you with a valuable service and you may want to support us, we may send you a periodic solicitation email, which you can unsubscribe from at any time. We will never pass on your email address to a third party or send you spam.

Cookies

Our site makes limited use of cookies. "Cookies" are small text files that are stored on a local computer hard drive that contain information related to your use of a site. A cookie can't read data from your computer hard disk or read cookie files created by other Web sites. Cookies do not damage your system. Cookies help websites provide visitors with customized features. Our site uses cookies to deliver content specific to your interests, location, and for other purposes. You can choose whether to accept cookies by changing the settings of your Internet browser. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies, or allow your browser to show you when a cookie is being sent. If you choose not to accept these cookies, your experience at our site may be diminished and some features may not work as intended.

Security

AZAMRA INSTITUTE uses appropriate procedures to ensure the security of your personal information and to and protect it from unauthorized access. In particular, when we ask you to enter credit card information, we use the top industry standard security protection, including encryption, SSL transmission connection, and a secure server for information storage.

Although we take precautions against security breaches, hackers pose a threat to any Internet user. We will make commercially reasonable efforts to see that your information is treated in compliance with this privacy policy.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please contact us .