Rules and conditions of using a site

Website Terms of Use

The following Terms of Use (“the Terms”) apply to the website of the International Tea House company (ITH),

Site Contents

The site is a user-maintained catalogue of companies and organizations conducting business in tea- and coffee-related fields.

Access to Site

The access to the site is free of charge.

The information published on the site can be used to initialize contact with companies listed in the catalogue, to conduct business communications and to use other services provided by the website.

Adding company information

Company information can be added to the site free of charge.

In order to be able to add company information to the site, the user must register and create a user profile that includes a valid e-mail address. The new catalogue entry will be linked with the user profile. All communications directed to the company through the website will be automatically forwarded to the registered e-mail address.

It is prohibited to represent oneself as someone else and to falsely represent oneself as someone else’s representative.

The site administrator will verify all information entered during registration before that information becomes accessible on the site.

If there are mistakes or discrepancies in the information, the user will be notified at the registered e-mail address. After the necessary corrections are made by the user, the information will be verified once more.

If after verification the site administrator deems the company information inappropriate and/or misleading, the user will be notified at the registered e-mail address, and access to the information will be blocked. In order to make the information accessible again, the user will have to contact site administrator.

The registered e-mail address will not be visible to other users of the site.

Intellectual property rights

The look, design, graphics, user interfaces, visual interfaces, photos, menus and navigation tools are property of the ITH.

Names of the companies included in the catalogue and any trademarks and logos included in company descriptions are property of the trademark holders.

ITH is not responsible for copyright violations by third parties. ITH reserves the right to block access to profiles of companies that engage in copyright violations, possibly as a result of complaints from copyright holders.

Limitation of liability

ITH is not responsible for the accuracy of the information included in the catalogue. Any decision concerning the conduct of business with companies included in the catalogue is the sole responsibility of the user.

User profiles, passwords and site security

The security and confidentiality of any information required to use the site, including user profile, user ID, password and the record of user activity, are the sole responsibility of the user. The user agrees to notify site administrator immediately in cases of unauthorized access to user profile or password, and any other security breach.

The user may be responsible for any losses and damages incurred by ITH or any other user or visitor to the site that result from unauthorized use of user ID, password or user profile by a third party.

Unauthorized use of user ID and password and/or unauthorized access to user profile is prohibited. ITH will not be responsible for any losses and/or damages resulting from such use.

The website is the property of the International Tea House (‘ITH’)


Other conditions

ITH reserves the right to change these Terms at any time and for any reason. Users of the site will be informed of any changes by a method of communication chosen by ITH. The user is responsible for periodically checking these terms for changes. Continuation of use of site after a change in Terms constitutes acceptance of the change by the user.

Last updated: March 14, 2012