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Terms & Conditions
PERFECT MUSLIM WEDDING WEBSITE’S TERMS AND CONDITIONS
(Effective January 1, 2014)
Welcome to the Perfect Muslim Wedding Website or mobile properties, including related applications (collectively, this “Website”). This website is provided solely to assist customers in finding a comprehensive listing of wedding resources and traveling information.
The following terms and conditions are effective immediately and apply to every person who establishes an internet connection to PerfectMuslimWedding.com. By using PerfectMuslimWedding.com, you are agreeing to comply with all the (“Terms”) that govern your access to and the use of Perfect Muslim Wedding Website and mobile applications that link to or reference these Terms (“Site”). By accessing the Site, you are agreeing to these Terms and entering a legally binding contract with Perfect Muslim Wedding LLC. Do not access or use the Site if you are unwilling or unable to abide by the Terms.
DEFINITIONS FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS AGREEMENT:
“You” and “your” refer to you, as a user of the Site. A “user” is someone who accesses, browses, comments, crawls, scrapes, or in any way uses the Site. “We,” “us,” “our” and “PMW” refer to Perfect Muslim Wedding LLC (PerfectMuslimWedding.com). “Content” means text, images, photos, audio, video, location data, and all other forms of data or communication. “Your Content” means Content that you submit or transmit to, through, or in connection with the Site, such as ratings, reviews, compliments, invitations, messages, and information that you publicly display or displayed in your account profile. “User Content” means Content that users submit or transmit to, through, or in connection with the Site. “PMW Content” means Content that we create and make available in connection with the Site. “Third Party Content” means Content that originates from parties other than PMW or its users, which is made available in connection with the Site. “Site Content” means all of the Content that is made available in connection with the Site, including Your Content, User Content, Third Party Content, and PMW Content.
USE OF THE WEBSITE:
As a condition of your use of this Website, you warrant that (1) all information supplied by you on this Website is true, accurate, current and complete, (2) if you have a PMW account, you will safeguard your account information and will supervise and be completely responsible for any use of your account by anyone other than you. You agree to immediately notify PMW of any unauthorized use of your PMW Account or any other breach of security and (3) you are 18 years of age or older in order to register for an account and contribute to our Website. PMW does not knowingly collect the information of anyone under the age of 18. The person signing up for PMW is responsible for the account and is also bound by these Terms and Conditions. If you sign up on behalf of your employer, your employer owns the account and is also bound by our Terms and Conditions. We retain the right at our sole discretion to deny access to anyone to this Website and the services we offer, at any time and for any reason, including, but not limited to, for violation of this Agreement.
PMW offers the service to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of this agreement. Your use of the service constitutes your acceptance of this agreement. This agreement contains disclaimers of warranties and liability. These provisions form an essential basis of our bargain.
HOW PMW MAY MODIFY THIS AGREEMENT AND THE SERVICES:
PMW reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which it offers any of its Services at any time, for any reason, and without notice, and such modifications shall be deemed effective immediately upon posting of the modified terms. PMW may at any time, in its sole and absolute discretion, without prior notice to you, modify, cancel, update, reconfigure, supplement, limit, terminate, or otherwise alter the Services or any part thereof, including as between different users of the same Services, whether temporarily or permanently. PMW will indicate at the top of this page the date that the revisions were last made. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these Terms of Service, and any Service-Specific Rules, because your continued use of the Services or PMW Web Pages following the posting of changes to this Agreement or the Service-Specific Rules will mean you accept and agree to those changes.
ISLAMIC versus MUSLIM:
Our general guideline of what is allowed versus not on any of our media properties is not only based on the Muslim faith but is a universal one, that is to enjoin and encourage the good and forbid the wrong, that is anything that is illegal or immoral.
For clarification we have to differentiate between “Islamic” and Muslim Weddings? As there is no one definition, the following are our working definitions: ‘Islamic Wedding is one that conforms to Islamic laws, customs and values.’ This one represents a high ideal, and due to the vagaries of culture and time it is challenging to conform to and open to interpretation. PMW and it’s associated media properties besides providing valuable planning tools and information also contain fashion an art-form. By its very nature, fashion is subjective. ‘Muslim Wedding is by or about Muslims’ and affords a wider perspective. This website focuses on the latter. It is a discourse on beauty, belief and culture. It is not meant to proselyte or promote religion per se. It provides a platform to provide social commentary. In some areas, it ties into our common humanity, the universal language of beauty, freedom and love. Muslims come from all cultures and in that manner, eg some women wear Hijab and others do not. We try to be inclusive of everyone. Besides the blog the same applies to Social Media and the Web in general. All text, pictures and video is freely published by anyone and out there for viewing in the public domain. We do not and cannot control it. Besides the prohibited activities below, our general guideline, is to promote the dignity and beauty across Muslim cultures without questioning peoples faith.
Our Editors and Employees may or may not be Muslim. These guidelines are for them also. PMW may create and curate content. When curating third party content the general guideline is again to promote that which is beautiful and dignified as well as avoid anything which is sexual, promiscuous, and undignified. Third party content especially on Social Media may not be Islamic or Muslim, that is acceptable. Some Social Media channels like Pinterest and others target mainly a female audience as do most wedding sites. In this case it is acceptable to show eg Women’s nightwear, but not images that are provocative, vulgar, obscene, objectionable, contain nudity, obscenity, profanity, pornography, violence and anything that is lewd or offensive in nature or promotes harmful ideas about female sexuality that objectifies women.
Using ” women’s empowerment” as a way to glorify the female body as a sex object is not acceptable. We want to promote people being healthy and strong, not perfect. We want them to be kind to their bodies and loving accepting of who they are. We want to promote real weddings and real brides over models with hour glass figures. who are the archetype of physical perfection. These words and terms are not all encompassing and as long as the spirit and intent behind them is carried through, the work of PMW can lead to goodness, kindness, sharing, compassion, peace, beauty and more.
PerfectMuslimWedding.com must only be used for lawful purposes. Do not post through PerfectMuslimWedding.com any material which: (1) violates in any way the rights of others; (2) is threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, or otherwise objectionable. Anything containing nudity, obscenity, profanity, pornography, violence and anything that is lewd or offensive in nature it will be excluded from the website (3) encourages criminal conduct or give rise to civil liability or (4) contains advertising unless PMW approves it in advance in writing. Any conduct that restricts anyone else from using PMW is prohibited. Some memberships to PMW allow the user to edit and upload material. If a member destroys or otherwise harms the information posted by another member, his membership will be canceled and legal action may be taken.
The content and information on this Website (including, but not limited to, messages, data, information, text, music, sound, photos, graphics, video, maps, icons, software, code or other material), as well as the infrastructure used to provide such content and information, is proprietary to us. You agree not to otherwise modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell or re-sell any information, software, products, or services obtained from or through this Website. Additionally, you agree not to use this Website or its contents for any commercial purpose.
You will not access, reproduce, duplicate, sell, resell, exploit, monitor or copy any content or information of this Website using any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means or any manual process for any purpose without our express written permission. You will not violate the restrictions in any robot exclusion headers on this Website or bypass or circumvent other measures employed to prevent or limit access to this Website.
You will not take any action that imposes, or may impose, in our discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure. You will not deep-link to any portion of this Website for any purpose without our express written permission. You will not “frame”, “mirror” or otherwise incorporate any part of this Website into any other website without our prior written authorization. You will not attempt to modify, translate, adapt, edit, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any software programs used by PMW in connection with the Website or the services.
PMW may terminate this agreement, or terminate or suspend your access to the Service at any time, with or without cause, and with or without notice. Upon such termination or suspension, your right to use the Service will immediately cease.
All service and advertisement fees are non-refundable.
RESPONSIBILITY OF YOUR CONTENT:
PMW takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any Content posted, stored or uploaded by you or any third party, or for any loss or damage thereto, nor is PMW liable for any mistakes, defamation, slander, libel, omissions, falsehoods, obscenity, pornography or profanity you may encounter. As a provider of interactive services, PMW is not liable for any statements, representations or Content provided by its users in any public forum, personal home page or other Interactive Area.
Although PMW has no obligation to screen, edit or monitor any of the Content posted to or distributed through any Interactive Area, PMW reserves the right, and has absolute discretion, to remove, screen, translate or edit without notice any Content posted or stored on this Website at any time and for any reason, or to have such actions performed by third parties on its behalf, and you are solely responsible for creating backup copies of and replacing any Content you post or store on this Website at your sole cost and expense. You alone are responsible for Your Content, and once published, it cannot always be withdrawn. You assume all risks associated with Your Content, including anyone’s reliance on its quality, accuracy, or reliability, or any disclosure by you of information in Your Content that makes you personally identifiable. You represent that you own, or have the necessary permissions to use and authorize the use of Your Content as described herein. You may not imply that Your Content is in any way sponsored or endorsed by PMW.
REMOVAL OF USER-GENERATED CONTENT:
The Discussion Board or reviews do not reflect the views or opinions of PMW or any of PMW’s subsidiaries or affiliated companies. PMW has the right, but not the obligation, to refuse to post, edit, delete, truncate or to remove and User- Generated Content for any reason, including offensive, harmful and/ or abusive language, including without limitation: expletives. Profanities, obscenities, harassment, illegal activities, vulgarities, sexually explicit language and hate speech (e.g., racist/discriminatory speech). If there are references to malpractice, purposeful overcharging, false advertising or health code violation. If the content contains reviews submitted by the reviewed business, employees (past or present) or competitors, as determined by PMW; Reviews that do not address the goods and Services of the business or Reviews with no qualitative value as determined by PMW. Reviews submitted by the reviewed business’ employees. Language that is intended to impersonate others including names of others individuals. Content that is false or intentionally misleading. Anything that is not in English, that is encrypted or that contains, viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots or any other computer programming routines that intended to damage or interfere. Content that violates the privacy of another user or threatens, stalks, promotes bigotry, discrimination or contains personal attacks or physical confrontations or sexual harassment.
PMW’S RIGHT TO USER CONTENT:
We may use Your Content in a number of different ways, including publicly displaying it, reformatting it, incorporating it into advertisements and other works, creating derivative works from it, promoting it, distributing it, and allowing others to do the same in connection with their own websites and media platforms (“Other Media”). As such, you hereby irrevocably grant us world-wide, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, assignable, sub licensable, transferable rights to use Your Content for any purpose. Please note that you also irrevocably grant the users of the Site and any Other Media the right to access Your Content in connection with their use of the Site and any Other Media. Finally, you irrevocably waive, and cause to be waived, against PMW and its users any claims and assertions of moral rights or attribution with respect to Your Content. By “use” we mean use, copy, publicly perform and display, reproduce, distribute, modify, translate, remove, analyze, commercialize, and prepare derivative works of Your Content. You are not entitled to any compensation for advertisements that are adjacent or include your content.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND DISCLAIMERS:
PLEASE READ THIS SECTION CAREFULLY. THIS SECTION LIMITS PERFECT MUSLIM WEDDING LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ISSUES THAT MAY ARISE IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE. IF YOU DO NOT UNDERSTAND THIS SECTION PLEASE CONSULT WITH AN ATTORNEY FOR CLARIFICATION BEFORE YOU USE THE WEBSITE.
PMW LISTS THIRD-PARTY SUPPLIERS: ALTHOUGH PMW DISPLAYS INFORMATION ABOUT PROPERTIES OWNED BY THIRD-PARTY SUPPLIERS AND FACILITATES, PMW IS NOT A TRAVEL AGENCY AND DOES NOT PROVIDE OR OWN TRANSPORTATION SERVICES OR ACCOMMODATIONS. PMW WEBSITE LISTINGS DO NOT IN ANY WAY IMPLY, SUGGEST, OR CONSTITUTE PERFECT MUSLIM WEDDING SPONSORSHIP OR APPROVAL OF THIRD-PARTY SUPPLIERS, OR ANY AFFILIATION BETWEEN PMW AND THIRD-PARTY SUPPLIERS. ALTHOUGH PMW USERS MAY RATE AND REVIEW PARTICULAR PROPERTIES BASED ON THEIR OWN EXPERIENCES, PMW DOES NOT ENDORSE OR RECOMMEND THE PRODUPMW OR SERVICES OF ANY THIRD-PARTY SUPPLIERS. PMW MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUPMW, EXPERIENCE,AND SERVICES CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE FOR ANY PURPOSE.YOU AGREE THAT PMW IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF INFORMATION IT OBTAINS FROM THIRD-PARTY SUPPLIERS AND DISPLAYS ON ITS SITES OR APPS. YOUR INTERACTIONS WITH THIRD-PARTY SUPPLIERS ARE AT YOUR OWN RISK.
PROVIDED ON A“AS IS” BASIS: NEITHER PERFECT MUSLIM WEDDING, NOR ANY OF THEIR EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSERS, WARRANT THAT PMW SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE PERFECTMUSLIMWEDDING.COM IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. THIS DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ANY DAMAGES CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMMUNICATION FAILURE, COMPUTER VIRUS, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION. USER SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE PMW IS NOT LIABLE FOR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER SUBSCRIBERS OR THIRD-PARTIES AND THAT THE RISK OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH USER. NONE OF THE FOREGOING PARTIES SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY THIRD-PARTY CLAIMS OR LOSSES OF ANY NATURE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. USER AGREES TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS PERFECT MUSLIM WEDDING LLC, ITS AFFILIATES AND THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, AND ASSIGNS FROM AND AGAINST ALL CLAIMS AND EXPENSES, INCLUDING LEGAL FEES, ARISING OUT OF THE USER’S USE OF PERFECTMUSLIMWEDDING.COM.
THE THIRD-PARTY SUPPLIERS PROVIDING LODGING, ACCOMODATIONS, INFORMATION, TRAVEL OR OTHER SERVICES ON THIS WEBSITE ARE INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS AND NOT AGENTS OR EMPLOYEES OF PERFECT MUSLIM WEDDING LLC. THE PERFECT MUSLIM WEDDING LLC COMPANIES ARE NOT LIABLE FOR THE APMW, ERRORS, OMISSIONS, REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, BREACHES OR NEGLIGENCE OF ANY SUCH SUPPLIERS OR FOR ANY PERSONAL INJURIES, DEATH, PROPERTY DAMAGE, OR OTHER DAMAGES OR EXPENSES RESULTING THEREFROM. THE TRIPADVISOR MEDIA GROUP COMPANIES HAVE NO LIABILITY AND WILL MAKE NO REFUND IN THE EVENT OF ANY DELAY, CANCELLATION, OVERBOOKING, STRIKE, FORCE MAJEURE OR OTHER CAUSES BEYOND THEIR DIRECT CONTROL, AND THEY HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ADDITIONAL EXPENSE, OMISSIONS, DELAYS, RE-ROUTING OR APMW OF ANY GOVERNMENT OR AUTHORITY.
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE PERFECT MUSLIM WEDDING LLC (OR THEIR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS AND AFFILIATES) BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF, OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH, YOUR ACCESS TO, DISPLAY OF OR USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO ACCESS, DISPLAY OR USE THIS WEBSITE (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, YOUR RELIANCE UPON REVIEWS AND OPINIONS APPEARING ON THIS WEBSITE; ANY COMPUTER VIRUSES, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, LINKED SITES, PRODUPMW, AND SERVICES OBTAINED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE; OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE ACCESS TO, DISPLAY OF OR USE OF THIS WEBSITE) WHETHER BASED ON A THEORY OF NEGLIGENCE, CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE, AND EVEN IF PERFECT MUSLIM WEDDING HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
You agree to release, indemnify, defend and hold harmless PMW, its parent, subsidiaries and affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents and advisors, from and against any and all losses, liabilities, claims (including claims without legal merit or brought in bad faith), demands, damages, costs or expenses, causes of action, suits, proceedings, judgments, awards, executions and liens, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs (whether brought by third parties or otherwise) as a result of your breach of this agreement or the documents referenced herein; your violation of any law or the rights of a third party; or your use of this website (collectively, “Claims”) due to or arising out of Content you submit, post, transmit, modify or otherwise make available through the Services, your use of the Services, your connection to the Services, any breach by you of this Agreement, or your violation of any rights of another. PMW reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you, which will not excuse your indemnity obligations under this Section.
COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK INFORMATION:
All contents of this Website are © 2014 Perfect Muslim Wedding LLC. All rights reserved. You acknowledge and agree that PerfectMuslimWedding.com© and other PMW logos, products and service names are or may be trademarks and/or service marks of PMW (“PMW Marks”). You agree that you will not display or use the PMW logo, ratings, all other product or service names or slogans or marks displayed on this website in any manner, without the express written permission of PMW. The names of other trademarks, logos, products and companies names contained within our Services may be the trademarks or service marks of their respective owners and are the of their specific websites. Nothing in these Terms of Service grants you any license to use any trademark, service mark, names or logos of PMW, any PMW Parties, or any third party.
LINKS TO THIRD – PARTY WEBSITES:
JURISDICTION AND GOVERNING LAW:
If this Agreement is with PMW, claims for enforcement, breach or violation of duties or rights under this Agreement will be adjudicated under the laws of the State of North Carolina without reference to conflict of laws or principles. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in North Carolina, USA and stipulate to the fairness and convenience of proceedings in such courts for all disputes arising out of or relating to this website. Use of the Service is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of this Agreement, including without limitation this Section. Use of this website is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including, without limitation, this paragraph.
This Agreement and any operating rules for PerfectMuslimWedding.com constitute the entire agreement and replaces all previous written or oral agreements between parties. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.