This document contains the full text of the “Terms and Conditions” of the UDIAR platform (hereinafter UDIAR) pertaining to the use of the services offered by the website udiar.net.
UDIAR is the intellectual property of the UDIAR LTD.
Registering as a User and using the UDIAR, you are declaring complete acceptance without reservations of these “Terms and Conditions”, which we therefore ask you to read in detail with attention.
The Users mean Authors and Rightholders of Works.
The “Terms and Conditions” has written in English language. Any translations into other languages do not constitute an alternative and official version.
Description of the Service
UDIAR is a web platform that allows Users to deposit and protect your results of intellectual activities (hereinafter “Works”) in digital format protected by Copyright. Protection takes place by means of timestamping and blockchain.
UDIAR allows Users to declare their Copyright on works to the whole world.
UDIAR also allows Users to monetize Works on the open market (Marketplace). The Authors and Rightholders of Copyright may give licenses for use and distribution of the Works by Creative Commons licenses, commercial licensing, and alienation agreement made on-line.
Registration at UDIAR
The User is solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of his credentials and for all activities that occur under his account. The User agrees to immediately notify UDIAR LTD of any unauthorized use of his account or any other breach of security.
If at the time of depositing a new Work, the User indicated several authors or copyright holders, they must register on UDIAR.
Depositing of the Work
In order to deposit Work the User must log into personal account of the site udiar.net and take the following steps:
Enter main Work Data, download a copy of Work
Save Work as draft or save and deposit Work
Pay the deposit from the UDIAR wallet (the purse is replenished with the help of the payment system Adyen in accordance with the terms and conditions of the system)
At the end of the depositing, the User will not be able to change the data of the Work. The data will be approved and protected by a timestamp and blockchain.
When filling in the data on the Work, the User is obliged to indicate all authors and rightholders of the Work. If there are several authors and rightholders, each of them must be registered at UDIAR. At the end of the deposit the work is published in the catalog of works UDIAR.
If there are several authors and rightholders, they jointly choose the Master Rightholder (hereinafter “Master”). The Master has the right to individually perform various actions with the Work, including deciding whether to place the Work on the marketplace.
Exclusive Rights and Responsibilities
The User request that timestamp and blockchain transaction be attached exclusively to the Work, and also undertaking not to violate any intellectual or industrial property rights or other rights of third parties. The User undertakes to relieve UDIAR as from now for any liability connected, directly or indirectly, to the contents for which it requires the attachment of the timestamp and blockchain. In any case, the User undertakes not to request timestamps or blockchain transactions for content contrary to mandatory rules, public order and morality and / or third party rights.
If UDIAR deems, at its sole and incontestable discretion, that the behavior of a User does not comply to these here "Terms and conditions", UDIAR reserves the right to limit, suspend and / or interrupt the User’s access to the platform. Likewise, the User acknowledges to UDIAR the right to modify and / or remove content published in the "Comments" section and in the discussion forums, in the event that UDIAR considered, at its sole discretion, that such contents were contrary to these "Terms and conditions" or public order or morality rules, or by comply with a request from the judicial authority or other competent authority. If contents not complying with "Terms and conditions" or violate third party rights, public order and / or morality rules, User can file a report by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org.
UDIAR does not guarantee the access to its platform and its services on an ongoing and uninterrupted basis. Without prejudice of current legislation, the User undertakes to relieve UDIAR from any damage resulting from sudden interruption of services offered or disservices and / or loss of data attributable due to force majeure (for example and not exhaustively: events such as blackouts, fires, explosions, earthquakes, disasters, floods).
Prohibited content and Responsibilities.
UDIAR LTD prevents the User from downloading prohibited content to the site www.udiar.net or leave hyperlinks to prohibited content in one way or another on the site www.udiar.net. Prohibited content includes:
adult sexual content, including pornography, escort services and prostitution, full nudity, genital enlargement products and service, dating sites which focus on facilitating sexual encounters or infidelity, dating sites in which money, goods or services are exchanged in return for a date;
drugs and drug paraphernalia, including illegal drugs, recreational and herbal drugs, accessories associated with drug use, drug dispensaries, depictions of hard drug use;
hateful content, including:
hate speech or advocacy against a protected group, individual, or organization based on race, ethnicity, color, national origin, sexual orientation, sex, gender identity, religious affiliation, age, disability, medical or genetic condition, status as a veteran, refugee or immigrant;
organizations, groups, or individuals associated with promoting hate, criminal, or terrorist-related content;
degrading, mocking, or harassing references to events or practices that negatively affected a protected group.
If UDIAR LTD becomes aware that the User is distributing prohibited content through the site www.udiar.net, UDIAR LTD has the right to immediately stop interacting with the User and block the User’s account.
Variation of Terms
UDIAR reserves the right to modify, at any time and without notice, these "Terms and conditions", by publishing the new version on its website. The new terms and conditions of use will be effective 10 (ten) days after the date of publication on the site. It is the User's right to deactivate his/her registration and account, in case of disagreement with the changes made. Any nullity, invalidity or ineffectiveness of one or more clauses of the "Terms and conditions" is not extended to the other remaining clauses.
Applicable Law and Competent Court
Relations between the user and UDIAR are governed by Cyprus law, according to which the here said "Terms and conditions" will be interpreted and implemented. Unless otherwise provided by law, for any dispute related to interpretation, execution or termination of this contract, the exclusive jurisdiction will be of the Limassol District Court.
Using the UDIAR Marketplace, the User can dispose of the rights to the deposited Work by on-line transferring the exclusive rights by posting the Work for free use (Creative Commons licenses) or under an exclusive or non-exclusive license (commercial licensing), alienation (alienation agreement). Before using the UDIAR Marketplace, the User must agree to the Terms.
The goal of UDIAR is to protect the interests of as many authors and rightholders as possible. Therefore, each registered User can join the UDIAR Affiliate Program. This program provides the Affiliate User the opportunity to receive rewards for inviting new UDIAR users. The remuneration in turn can be spent on depositing and other services of UDIAR.
Refund policy.If the User changed his mind to use UDIAR services and do not want get the service before depositing Work, he can always contact our support via e-mail – email@example.com and report about his problem. UDIAR will bind ourselves to find a solution that will satisfy Users needs or will return his deposit without a justification.As a general rule, Directive 2011/83/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2011 provides User 14 day cooling off period to return the deposit. UDIAR gives Users the opportunity to return the deposit within 6 months from the moment of depositing money to the UDIAR wallet.However, the cooling off period and the right to return the deposit does not apply to UDIAR LTD services after depositing Work, because the services are fully performed immediately and with the full consent of the User (Article 16 of the Directive 2011/83/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2011).The right to return also do not apply to the relationship between rightholder/ licensor and copyright recipient/ licensee. Any contradictions between the parties of alienation and license agreements settled using the UDIAR Marketplace permitted by European legislation and legislation of the member states of the European Union without participation of UDIAR LTD.If the User not sure which situation applies to him, he can also always contact our support via e-mail – firstname.lastname@example.org. UDIAR will try to User understand his rights.