Terms and conditions of use

The International Au Pair Association (IAPA) is a global not-for-profit organisation.
1. Introduction
By accessing this web site, you are agreeing to be bound by these  web site Terms and conditions of use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site.
The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law.We may change these conditions at any time without giving any notice to you. If you continue to access and use www.iapa.org you agree to be bound by the most current version of the conditions of use. Please check these conditions from time to time to see if any changes have been made.
2. Copyright
Except where otherwise indicated, the content of any www.iapa.org web pages (which for the avoidance of doubt includes the design, text, graphics, and any other content and arrangement thereof) and the software used therein, is the property of and is owned and controlled by IAPA International Au Pair Association. All such content is the copyright material of IAPA International Au Pair Association or our associated/chosen content-provider organisations.
All information displayed as a result of a www.iapa.org search is extracted from one of the copyright works (databases) owned and controlled by IAPA International Au Pair Association. The information displayed is also a copyright work © IAPA International Au Pair Association.
All rights are reserved by IAPA International Au Pair Association.
3. Permitted uses by you
Save as provided below, no materials from www.iapa.org may be copied, downloaded, reproduced, broadcast, shown or played in public, republished, uploaded, posted, stored, transmitted or distributed in any way or adapted or changed in any way.
Subject to any applicable licences from third-party content-providers, you may electronically copy and print in hard copy, portions of www.iapa.org for your personal, non-commercial use only. You aren’t permitted to sell or trade in any material so copied. Any other use, modification, distribution or republication without the prior written consent of IAPA International Au Pair Association is similarly strictly prohibited. You may, however, copy and distribute any or all portions of any press releases or notices intended for general public use.
You may only access password-protected information if you’re entitled to do so by virtue of being authorised to access www.iapa.org as an employee, director or partner of an IAPA International Au Pair Association  member or partner or are otherwise granted permission to access this information by IAPA International Au Pair Association. You must comply with the terms of this clause in respect of all content, advice, guidance and information within this area unless the entitlement to distribute, copy or otherwise use such content is clearly granted by IAPA International Au Pair Association.
4. No licence
Except as expressly provided, nothing contained in these conditions or anywhere on www.iapa.org shall be construed as conferring any licence under any of IAPA International’s or any third party’s intellectual property rights.
You use www.iapa.org at your own risk and IAPA International Au Pair Association makes no warranties or guarantees as to the availability or accuracy of www.iapa.org or as to the accuracy or fitness of any of the information in www.iapa.org.
IAPA International Au Pair Association makes no representation or warranty or condition, either express or implied, to you:
• That www.iapa.org will be uninterrupted or error-free
• That www.iapa.org or the computer server from which it’s made available, are free of any viruses or other harmful components or programmes
• As to the accuracy, content, timeliness, completeness, legality, reliability, quality or suitability of any information, advice, content, service or search results provided by www.iapa.org
• As to the quality or suitability of any goods or services or information received through or advertised on www.iapa.org or received through links provided on www.iapa.org, whether from IAPA International Au Pair Association members or other third parties.
5. Limitation of liability
Under no circumstances will IAPA International Au Pair Association, or any other party involved in the creation, production, maintenance or distribution of www.iapa.org, be liable for any damages either direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential (including but not limited to loss of: profits, business, anticipated savings, goodwill, opportunity, use of data or other intangible losses) that result from any of the following:
• The use of and reliance upon www.iapa.org
• Any inability to use www.iapa.org
• Any errors, omissions, interruptions, suspension, termination, deletion of files or email, mistakes, defects, viruses and other harmful creation, delays in operation, transmission or service response time, or any failure of performance by www.iapa.org including without limitation those arising from acts of God, communications failure, theft, destruction or any unauthorised access to IAPA International Au Pair Association’s data, records, programmes or services
• Any services or products, information or advice received through or advertised on www.iapa.org or through any links provided on www.iapa.org.
IAPA International Au Pair Association is unable to ensure or guarantee the security of any information transmitted over the internet. Any information or data which you transmit to or by using www.iapa.org is done at your own risk and IAPA International Au Pair Association won’t be responsible or liable for any damage that may result from transmitting such information.
If any jurisdiction doesn’t allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, liability is limited to the fullest extent permitted by law.
6. Miscellaneous
These conditions and any and all documents referred to herein form the entire agreement between you and IAPA International Au Pair Association with respect to the use of www.iapa.org. If any term in these conditions is determined by a court to be illegal, invalid or in any way unenforceable, that provision shall be severed from these conditions and the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect.
Recipients of emails from IAPA International Au Pair Association should check the email and any attachment for the presence of viruses.  The company accepts no liability for any damage caused by any viruses transmitted by email.
7. Jurisdiction and governing law
These conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Denmark. As www.iapa.org can be accessed from other places around the world with different laws from those in the Netherlands, when you access www.iapa.org you agree that the laws of Denmark will apply to all matters relating to your use of www.iapa.org. You and IAPA International Au Pair Association also agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Danish courts, with respect to such matters.
8. Contact
If you have any questions or comments about these terms and conditions of use, or this website, please contact us at info@iapa.org