Translation Tower is a web-based service dedicated to language translations and other associated services. It is the owner of TranslationTower.com (the “Website”). These Terms and Conditions apply to all users of the Website, including users who are contributors of its content, information and other materials or services.
These Terms and Conditions shall govern the legal relationship between Translation Tower and its users and customers, and shall supersede any other terms and conditions, unless Translation Tower approves the applicability of such terms and conditions in writing.
Provided that you otherwise fully comply with the provisions of these Terms and Conditions, and upon your payment of the applicable fees (if any), Translation Tower grants you a limited, personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable and non-sublicensable license to use its services.
The services of Translation Tower contain copyrighted material, trade secrets and other proprietary intellectual property. You shall not copy, distribute, disclose, decipher or interfere with the proper working of nor delete, change, copy or attempt to derive the source code from the Website.
Translation Tower’s logo as showed herein is its exclusive property. As such, Translation Tower owns all right, title and interest in the logo, including but not limited to, copyright, trademark, service mark, trade dress, moral rights, rights under any statutory protection of fine arts, and otherwise, as applicable. No permission is granted to use logo or its colorable imitation or a copy thereof for further distribution or commercial use without the express written consent of Translation Tower.
You grant Translation Tower a global, non-transferable, non-exclusive, permanent, irrevocable, royalty-free license to use, copy, modify, or distribute any suggestions, enhancement requests, recommendations or other feedback provided by you relating to its operation.
You warrant that you believe in good faith that you own the intellectual property or have the consent of the intellectual property owner to submit the material for translation. You concur to compensate and not to hold Translation Tower liable for any claims arising from your unauthorized submissions.
By submitting materials for translation, you represent and warrant that the use of material does not disclose or misappropriate any trade secret, or violate any rights in privileged, confidential, personally identifying, or private information. You concur to compensate and not to hold Translation Tower liable for any claims for improper use or disclosure of said materials.
Translation Tower undertakes no obligation to monitor or to report to you the third party submission of documents for translation containing text similar or identical to your original documents. You waive, release and agree to forego any claim you may have against Translation Tower for any intellectual property infringement liability arising from or related to Translation Tower’s translations for others.
Quotations, Conclusion of Contracts
General quotations and estimates provided by Translation Tower shall not entail any commitment. Agreements made and assurances given by its representatives or personnel shall not be binding unless explicitly confirmed by the Translation Tower in writing.
Translation Tower may at any time revoke or change prices and dates of delivery quoted if it has not had the opportunity – prior to quoting such details – to view the entire text to be translated or edited.
Any reasonable doubt on the part of the Translation Tower about your ability to pay shall entitle it to require you to provide sufficient security before starting or continuing to execute a service.
Changes or Cancellation
Any major changes made to an order after a contract has been concluded shall entitle Translation Tower either to modify the price and/or the date of delivery agreed or to refuse to execute. In the latter case, you can be required to pay for the work already performed. Where appropriate, you can be made to pay compensation on the basis of an hourly rate for time spent on research for that part of the work not performed. Translation Tower shall make the work performed available upon your request, but shall accept no responsibility for its quality.
If Translation Tower has allotted time for executing a contract that has been cancelled, it may charge you a portion of the agreed price for that part of the work not performed.
By using Translation Tower’s services, you concur to compensate and not hold Translation Tower, its affiliates, agents, contractors, directors, employees, licensors, officers, and subsidiaries liable with respect to any claims arising out of your breach of these terms, your use of the its service, or any action taken by Translation Tower as part of its investigation of a suspected violation of these terms or as a result of its finding or decision that a violation of these terms has occurred.
Translation Tower shall not be held liable in case of impossibility or delay in performance of these Terms and Conditions due to labor disputes, fortuitous even or any other incident out of its control.
Translation Tower provides its services on an “as is” basis without any warranties or conditions of any kind. It expressly disclaims all warranties and/or conditions, express or implied. It does not warrant that your use of the Website and services will always be secure, uninterrupted, available and error-free.
As between the parties, Translation Tower and its affiliates or its third-party licensors, as applicable, shall retain all ownership rights in the Website and the technology, software, products, processes, algorithms, user interfaces and know-how related to its services. Translation Tower’s services are protected by applicable Philippine and foreign copyright, trade dress, patent, and trademark laws, international conventions, and other applicable intellectual property and proprietary rights and applicable laws. All trademarks, service marks and trade names are proprietary to Translation Tower and its affiliates and third-party licensors, as applicable.
Limitation on liability
Translation Tower shall in no event be responsible or liable to you or to any third party, whether in contract, warranty, tort or otherwise, for any damages arising in whole or in part from your use of Translation Tower’s services and websites, even if Translation Tower has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Effectivity & Severability
If any clause of these Terms and Conditions is judged null and void, all the other clauses shall remain valid and enforceable unless otherwise decided in a court of law.
These Terms and Conditions will remain in full force and effect while you use Translation Tower’s Website and services. Any party can terminate the relationship upon prior notice to the other party within a reasonable time. However, such termination will not affect the effectivity of certain sections of these Terms and Conditions.
Governing Law and Dispute Resolution
If any dispute arises regarding this Terms and Conditions, you agree that only the laws of the Philippines will govern the disputes. You agree to submit to the jurisdiction and venue of the Philippine courts.
Updates to these Terms and Conditions