Terms and Conditions
The AVS and V-HK Name and Logos
The AVS and V-HK name and Logos are the exclusive property of AVS. Both names and logos are protected under local law. Unauthorized use is prohibited. They may not be copied or reproduced in any way without the prior written permission of AVS. Requests for permission to use AVS’ name and logos should be emailed to us at email@example.com. Any approval for such requests will be granted at AVS’ absolute discretion.
The V-HK Website
The V-HK Website is for the purpose of facilitating the mandate of AVS in the promotion of volunteerism, and by doing so allow AVS’ volunteer members and Registered Organization to engage in volunteer referral service, training courses, fundraising events and other activities.
In any event, AVS shall not be responsible for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption or loss of business opportunity arising from or in connection with the usage of this Website. All Content of the AVS Website is protected by law including without limitation, the Copyright Ordinance.
No representations, warranties or guarantees of any kind (whether express or implied) concerning the V-HK Website are given, including responsibility for any infection by virus or any other contamination or by anything which has destructive properties.All rights to the resources included in the V-HK Website remain with their respective copyright owners, as indicated for each resource. For more information please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please refer to the Privacy Statement https://v-hk.org.hk/eng/collection_of_personal_data
for details on AVS’ personal data handling practices and how AVS may collect, use and/or transfer any of your personal data on the V-HK Website.
The V-HK Website may be linked to other websites that are not under AVS' control. AVS provides these links merely as a convenience and the inclusion of such links does not imply an endorsement or approval by AVS of any website, product or service. AVS does not assume any responsibility or liability in respect of such web sites, including, for example, responsibility or liability for the accuracy or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice or statements made on those websites.
AVS reserves all copyrights on material on its Website, including photographs and graphic designs. The use of AVS Internet material for any purpose is prohibited unless prior written permission is obtained.The unauthorized use of the name and logo of AVS or V-HK is against local law, and is expressly forbidden.
User account holders (HKCV members and Registered Organizations) are required to keep confidential and not to disclose to any third parties their login names and passwords.
The use of the account is only for purposes related to the services, activities and events in relation to AVS.
User account holders shall not misuse the services provided by the V-HK site (“Services”) by engaging in any of the following activities
1: probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any system or network, breach or otherwise circumvent any security or authentication measures;
2: access, tamper with, or use non-public areas or parts of the Services, or shared areas of the Services you haven't been invited to;
3: interfere with or disrupt any user, host, or network, for example by sending a virus, overloading, flooding, spamming, or mail-bombing any part of the Services;
4: use the other system to access the AVS system data.
5: send unsolicited communications, promotions or advertisements, or spam;
6: send altered, deceptive or false source-identifying information, including "spoofing" or "phishing";
7: promote or advertise products or services without appropriate authorization;
8: abuse email and one drive service to earn and benefit;
9: circumvent service limits;
10: publish or share materials that are unlawfully pornographic or indecent, or that contain extreme acts of violence or terrorist activity, including terror propaganda;
11: advocate bigotry or hatred against any person or group of people based on their race, religion, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, or impairment;
12: harass or abuse personnel or representatives or agents performing services on behalf of AVS;
13: violate the law in any way, including storing, publishing or sharing material that's fraudulent, defamatory, or misleading; or
14: violate the privacy or infringe the rights of others.
Law and Dispute Resolution
When you visit our website, a cookie is downloaded onto your computer alongside the web content. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent from the web server to your browser and stored in the hard drive of your computer. It is used to assign a unique identification to your computer and securely store information such as user IDs, passwords, preferences, and online profiles. To improve the quality of our service and communication, AVS and, occasionally, our advertising and media contractors, may use this data anonymously to analyze trends and statistics.
The Cookies We Set
1: Account related cookies
2: Email newsletters related cookies
This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
3: Orders processing related cookies
This site offers e-commerce or payment facilities and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that we can process it properly.
4: Surveys related cookies
5: Forms related cookies
When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
6: Site preferences cookies
In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by your preferences.
7: Third Party Cookies
This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
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