(2) The owners of the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal shall retain the right to amend Terms at any time. Information about amendments to Terms and the schedule for implementation of same shall be distributed to users via internal mail and/or to the user’s stated E-mail address. Unless the user has erased his or her profile from the s.otrapuse.lvportal until such time as amendments to Rules take effect, it shall be held that the relevant user has automatically agreed to the said amendments.
(1) The s.otrapuse.lv dating portal is open to users, who are 18 years old or older. Should it be determined that a user is younger than 18, the relevant profile will be eliminated without warning.
(2) Registration on the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal is free of charge.
(3) There are additional functions on the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal which are fee-based services.
(4) No individual shall have more than one registered profile. Where a user wants to establish a new profile, any and all old profiles of the said user shall be erased.
Obligations of the user
(1) Users shall only state true information in their profiles and shall not post any misleading information.
(2) Users of the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal shall respect one another when communicating on the portal. Particularly banned on the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal are activities which are aimed at:
- Offending or disrespecting another user;
- Calling for violence;
- Use of weapons;
- Any illegal activity;
- Downloading of computer viruses or other harmful software;
- Sending of SPAM or chain letters;
- Paedophilic activities;
- Fomenting of racial hatred or any discriminatory statements;
- Pretending to be the administrator of the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal;
- Dissemination of E-mail addresses, phone and/or fax numbers and addresses;
- Dissemination of copyrighted materials;
- Advertising of other homepages, products or services without the express authorisation of the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal.
Users who ignore and/or violate the said prohibitions may have their profiles erased without any warning.
(3) Users of the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal shall be responsible for any information which they post on the portal or send to other users of the portal.
(4) In posting any type of information, images or video materials on the s.otrapuse.lv portal, users shall agree to the publication of the said materials on the s.otrapuse.lv portal and confirm that the right to publish such information rests with the relevant user.
(5) Should a user find that the rules are being violated, he or she must immediately report the violation to the s.otrapuse.lv portal.
(6) Users of the s.otrapuse.lv portal shall not offer sexual services on the portal, particularly in terms of posting ads related to sexual services in which such services are offered to other users in return for any form of payment or compensation.
(7) Upon registering on the s.otrapuse.lv portal, users shall select and enter a password. Users shall keep the password secret and not disclose it to others. The password used to access the s.otrapuse.lv portal shall not be transferred to third parties, and the portal shall never ask users to disclose their passwords. Users are asked to use passwords that are sufficiently secure, and users themselves shall be responsible for the security of the password.
(8) Users shall use no tools, software or other resources which automate processes. In particular, users shall not use “bots” or scripts which ensure advantages in meeting others via the s.otrapuse.lv portal or in any way harming the s.otrapuse.lv portal.
(9) Should a user find a software or Internet-based mistake on the s.otrapuse.lv, portal, he or she must immediately report the mistake to the portal and make no use of it to provide benefits for himself or herself.
Rules related to photographs and galleries
(1) The poster of photographs shall be exclusively responsible for them.
(2) Users must confirm that photographs show their own face. No image shall be older than two years old.
(3) No photographs shall be posted which:
- Show persons under the age of 18;
- Do not show the user’s face clearly;
- Show animals, scenes of nature, drawings, or other images which do not depict the user’s face;
- Show celebrities or other people;
- Are movable photographs;
- Show nudity;
- Are from the user’s childhood;
- Depict violence.
Should any such photograph be posted on the portal, it shall be erased immediately without warning. Should a user violate these terms repeatedly, his or her profile may be erased from the portal without warning. These rules are essentially based on the protection of users themselves.
(4) The profile photograph of a user must show only the user. Should others be seen in the photograph, the express authorisation of such persons must be obtained before the image is posted. When downloading or publishing an image in which other persons can be seen, the user shall confirm that all persons seen in the image have given express agreement to the publication of the photograph.
(5) The s.otrapuse.lv portal shall reserve the right to process user images or to refuse to publish them.
(6) Upon posting a photograph, the user shall agree that the image shall be published on the s.otrapuse.lvdating portal.
Rules concerning E-mail
(1) Users shall not engage in any activities that are listed under the section “Obligations of users.”
The rights and obligations of the s.otrapuse.lv portal
(1) The s.otrapuse.lv dating portal ensures the operations of the portal.
(2) The s.otrapuse.lv dating portal reserves the right to shut down operations without stating the reason for same.
(3) Should data in the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal disappear for software or other reasons, users shall have no right to demand the restoration of data. The s.otrapuse.lv dating portal retains full rights to decide on the volume of data and whether and to what extent data are to be restored.
(4) Should users fail to observe these regulations, the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal shall have the right to erase any user profile without warning or to limit the activities of the relevant user. In such cases, users shall have no right to make demands against the s.otrapuse.lv portal with respect to payments made in relation to fee-based s.otrapuse.lv dating portal services. The Administration of the Portal has the right at its discretion and without prior notice to delete the profiles and/or the information contained in the registered users' profiles, as well as to restrict or completely deny access to the Portal temporarily or indefinitely (including from specific IP addresses) without giving any reasons.
(1) Any and all advertising not approved by the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal shall be banned. This particularly applies to advertising in the E-mail, chat system or photographs of the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal.
Protection of data
(1) SIA “Hansa Interactive” establishes and maintains the s.otrapuse.lv portal and processes all related data. All activities on the s.otrapuse.lv data shall be registered, and the registered data shall be preserved by the company for an unlimited period of time. The s.otrapuse.lv dating portal focuses particularly on protecting the personal data of users. Below are data which are registered while you are on the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal:
- The name of downloaded data;
- The user’s IP address;
- The date and time of downloads;
- The volume of transmitted data;
- The Web browser;
- General usage statistics related to the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal.
(1) The s.otrapuse.lv dating portal specifically wishes to point to the fact that other users of the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal can download photos and other content from the portal and disseminate it further. The s.otrapuse.lv dating portal cannot and does not take responsibility for such processes. The s.otrapuse.lv dating portal shall not take responsibility for any unlawful use by users of protected materials from the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal.
(2) All intellectual property rights related to the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal shall rest exclusively with the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal. Should these rights be violated, the relevant person shall be brought before justice and shall be fully liable for any and all losses caused in this regard to the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal.
(3) All disputes related to these regulations between the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal and the users of the s.otrapuse.lv dating portal shall be resolved via negotiations. Where this proves to be impossible, the said disputes shall be resolved in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Latvia.