Terms and Conditions

 

Please read these Terms and Conditions of Use (hereinafter, the “Terms of Use”) before using this site. By accessing and using the website and materials of the Acceso Latino initiative of Fundación Carlos Slim, A.C. (hereinafter, the “Initiative”), you acknowledge and agree to fulfill the following Terms and conditions.

 

Fundación Carlos Slim develops and maintains this site. Fundación Carlos Slim offers no guarantee as to the current accuracy of the information; however, the website represents an effort to make available to the Latino community all the information that may be of great relevance to them. The inclusion of external links in this site must not be construed as an endorsement of the views contained therein or their privacy policies.

 

If you do not accept these Terms and conditions, do not use the Initiative website or download any material.

 

Miscellaneous Provisions

 

By accessing and using this website (hereinafter “Acceso Latino”), owned by Fundación Carlos Slim (hereinafter referred to as “La Fundación”), the user accepts the terms and conditions contained herein and expressly states his/her acceptance by using electronic means to such end, pursuant to the provisions of Article 1803 of the Federal Civil Code.

 

The use of this website gives by itself the status of user (hereinafter referred to as the “user” or “users”) to the general public and it implies full and unconditional acceptance of each and every one of the general and particular conditions included in these terms and conditions of use published by La Fundación at the moment when the user accesses “Acceso Latino”.

 

La Fundación reserves the right to amend the terms of use at any time. The continued use of this site constitutes acceptance to any changes made to the terms of use.

 

License

 

By virtue of the execution of this agreement, La Fundación grants the user the non-exclusive, revocable, and non-transferrable right to see and use “Acceso Latino” in accordance with the Terms and Conditions of Use set forth in this document.

 

It is expressly prohibited for the user to modify, adapt, reprint, publish, republish, distribute, assign, sell, sublicense, and reproduce electronically or by any other means known or to be known any information, document or graphic appearing in “Acceso Latino” for purposes other than education, except in cases where La Fundación grants prior written authorization.

 

The user may print and/or copy any information contained or published in “Acceso Latino” exclusively for personal use. Commercial use of said information is strictly prohibited. Legal entities shall be subject to the provisions of Article 148 section IV of the Federal Copyright Law.

 

Terms and Conditions of Use of the “Acceso Latino” website.

 

The User acknowledges that La Fundación, through its work team, generates and monitors contents for “Acceso Latino”. However, La Fundación assumes no responsibility for the content provided on “Acceso Latino” by its work team, or for the content generated by related companies and other independent users.

 

Personal, Non-Commercial Use: “Acceso Latino” has been designed for personal and non-commercial use. Except as otherwise provided or stipulated in these Terms and Conditions, you may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from the Materials.

 

The User and La Fundación agree that the use of “Acceso Latino” is subject to the following rules:

 

  1. The User acknowledges and agrees that the contents published in “Acceso Latino” originate mainly from three sources:

 

They are generated from it,

They come from a related company, or

Its authorship corresponds to another user independent from La Fundación.

 

  1. The information, concepts and opinions published in “Acceso Latino” do not necessarily reflect the position of La Fundación, its work team (employees) or related or associated companies. For this reason, La Fundación is not responsible for the information, concepts and opinions published in “Acceso Latino” through forums, blogs, communities created on the Website or any other space or service offered for user interaction.

 

iii. La Fundación is not responsible for any consequences arising from the use of procedures, recommendations, tips, etc., generated in the public spaces of “Acceso Latino”, in the understanding that the application thereof is at the User’s own risk and responsibility.

 

  1. La Fundación reserves the right to block access or remove, in whole or in part, any information, communication, or material that in its sole discretion may: be abusive, defamatory, obscene or fraudulent, deceptive or misleading, or infringe copyright, trademark or any intellectual property rights of a third party or be offensive or somehow contravenes the provisions hereof.

 

The use of “Acceso Latino” and the materials is at your own risk, and services are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any express or implied warranty, nor any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement of intellectual property.

 

Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the services is at your own risk and you are solely responsible for any damages that may occur to your computer system or other device or data loss resulting from the download of that material.

 

Under no circumstances shall La Fundación or its suppliers be liable for any damages arising from the use of “Acceso Latino” or the materials or for the impossibility to use them.

 

Copyright and Ownership

 

La Fundación, “Acceso Latino” and their logos are the exclusive property of their respective owners, which are protected by international treaties and the applicable laws on intellectual property and copyright.

 

The copyright on the content, organization, gathering, compilation, the magnetic or electronic transfers, digital conversion, logos, photographs, images, programs, applications, and/or any information in general published in “Acceso Latino” are duly protected in favor of La Fundación, related companies or independent authors, in accordance with the applicable legislation on intellectual and industrial property.

 

It is expressly prohibited for the User to use, reproduce, modify, alter or delete, either in whole or in part, the notices, trademarks, names, advertisements, logos and generally any indication that refers to the property and authorship of the information contained in “Acceso Latino”.

 

The User hereby expressly waives any attempt to file any action, suit or claim against La Fundación or related companies regarding infringement of any copyright or intellectual property right arising from the information, programs, applications, software, ideas, and other material that the User sends to “Acceso Latino” or published in any of its sections or derivative sites.

 

Disclaimer

 

This disclaimer in favor of La Fundación shall apply regardless of whether La Fundación has been warned or not of the possibility of such losses or whether it was aware of such possibility or not.

 

You expressly acknowledge and agree that:

 

To the maximum extent permitted by the applicable laws, under no circumstances shall La Fundación be liable for any loss or damage arising from the use of the materials published in “Acceso Latino” resulting from:

 

The delay in the information or lack of availability of the “Acceso Latino” website.

The provision or failure to provide the services and educational contents in “Acceso Latino”;

Updating or lack of updating of the information;

Amendment or modification, in whole or in part, of the content published in “Acceso Latino”, and

Any other aspect or characteristic of the information published in “Acceso Latino” through the links to other websites included therein.

 

The foregoing applies even in cases where La Fundación may have previously notified about the possibility of such damages.

 

La Fundación is not responsible for any loss or damage you may suffer, including, among others, loss or damage for trusting the integrity, accuracy or existence of any content or any modification La Fundación may implement to the services, documents, website, contents or for the permanent or temporary closure of “Acceso Latino” (or some of the functions of the websites).

 

Termination

 

La Fundación reserves the right, in its sole discretion and without any notice or notification to the User, to: • definitely terminate this Agreement; • Discontinue or definitely stop publishing “Acceso Latino” without any liability for La Fundación or related companies.

 

Survival

 

These Terms and Conditions of Use and the additional terms constitute the entire agreement between the parties and they supersede any other contract or Agreement previously executed. Any clause or provision of this instrument and the additional Terms that may be legally held invalid will be removed or modified, at the discretion of La Fundación, to remedy its flaw or defect. However, the rest of the clauses or provisions shall remain in full force, effect, and validity.

 

No Waiver of Rights

 

Failure of La Fundación or related companies to exercise any right or remedy set forth herein shall under no circumstances be construed as a waiver of those rights or remedies.

 

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

 

This agreement shall be subject and it shall be construed in accordance with the laws and enforced before the competent courts of Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico.