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CONTRIBUTION TERMS AND CONDITIONS
The «liberalglobe.com» would like to provide an opportunity for the «liberalglobe.com» supporters to make a financial donation and thereby help it in its mission to create a future that is more open, global, and digital and support our commitment to providing «liberalglobe.com» with financial and digital and non-digital editorial independence into perpetuity.
Donations will be used by «liberalglobe.com» to support its expert in-depth analysis and investigative journalism operations equally.
These Contributions Terms and Conditions govern the relationship between «liberalglobe.com» and each contributor, including the terms on which donation may be accepted, refused, or returned by «liberalglobe.com». Donations will be accepted in the form of a one-off payment or recurring monthly payments made directly to «liberalglobe.com» as described in these Terms and Conditions.
By donating, a donator agrees and acknowledges that:
The donation is provided to «liberalglobe.com» as an irrevocable gift, subject to any exercise of the donator’s right to receive a refund as described below and «liberalglobe.com»’s right to return any donation at its discretion.
The donation will be used by «liberalglobe.com» to support its expert in-depth analysis and investigative journalism operations equally; and
The donation is made subject to these Terms and Conditions, which shall constitute a legally binding agreement between the donator and «liberalglobe.com» (the “Agreement”), entered by each party in consideration of the other’s obligations under these Terms and Conditions.
RECURRING DONATION PAYMENTS
You agree to pay your selected donation amount on a rolling monthly basis.
Recurring donation amounts can be changed by the donator only.
You must provide us with complete and accurate payment information at the time you agree to pay a recurring monthly donation. Payment for your recurring donation can be made by credit or debit card.
Your payments will be taken on a rolling basis and your recurring donation will continue unless and until it is ended by either of us in accordance with the provisions of section Refunds and Cancellation of Donations.
Donations will be accepted from individuals as well as any other legal entities.
Donators who are individuals must be aged 18 or over.
The maximum aggregate donations from any one contributor is €2,000/£2,000/$2,000 (two thousand Euros, pounds Sterling, or US Dollars).
ADMINISTRATION OF DONATIONS
All donations to «liberalglobe.com» shall be made through:
PayPal in the donations page on «liberalglobe.com».
Whether you have an account, using your debit or credit card equally – simply entering the desired amount by clicking on the link button which is on the «liberalglobe.com» donation page.
Donations to «liberalglobe.com» will be received by one of our payment providers and will be held by the provider until they are paid out to a regional «liberalglobe.com» account together with other «liberalglobe.com» funds. Each donation will be identifiable by a unique payment provider identification number and so are individually refundable and will be accounted for separately by «liberalglobe.com».
From the moment the donation is processed, «liberalglobe.com» will be legally and beneficially entitled to the full amount of the donation and the donator has no entitlement to the return of a donation in any circumstances other than as specified in these Terms and Conditions.
The donator shall receive no benefit in return for any donation and shall have no rights to influence the digital editorial policy or output of «liberalglobe.com».
Donations to «liberalglobe.com» are not charitable donations under the law of Greece, EU, England & Wales and, as far as «liberalglobe.com» is aware, donators shall not be entitled to any tax relief in respect of their donations nor are any donations eligible for “gift aid” either in Greece, the EU, and the United Kingdom or in any other jurisdiction worldwide.
REFUNDS AND CANCELLATION OF DONATIONS
The «liberalglobe.com» reserves the right to refuse and return any donation in its absolute discretion, including without limitation where it believes that accepting the donation would conflict with the mission, values or interests of «liberalglobe.com», and/or where, having regard to the source of the donation or intentions of the donator, «liberalglobe.com» considers that to accept the donation could damage the independence or reputation of «liberalglobe.com» adversely affect the relationship of «liberalglobe.com» with other donators or stakeholders.
Donators shall be entitled to receive a refund of their donation for up to 14 days after receipt of payment by notifying «liberalglobe.com» by email at donation firstname.lastname@example.org. Any requests for a refund of a donation received by «liberalglobe.com» following expiry of the 14-day period will be ineligible.
Any refused and/or returned donations shall be repaid into the account from which the donation was made.
Recurring donations can be cancelled at any time, simply email email@example.com.
Cancellation requests will be confirmed within 48 hours.
TRANSPARENCY OF DONATIONS
The «liberalglobe.com» reserves the right to:
Request the full name and contact details of the donator.
Request from the donator any other information that it considers to be necessary or desirable to determine the provenance of the donation.
Undertake any further investigations it deems fit to determine the provenance of the donation.
If the donator refuses to provide any information requested by «liberalglobe.com» under section Refunds and Cancellation of Donations, «liberalglobe.com» may refuse and return the donation to the donator at its discretion.
CONFIDENTIALITY AND PUBLICITY
Donators shall not be entitled to publicise their donation or otherwise market themselves or any connected person or business in connection with their donation, except with the prior written consent of «liberalglobe.com» and then only if the Donator complies with any relevant policies, procedures, or requirements of «liberalglobe.com». The restrictions mentioned earlier shall not apply to any options for publicising donations that «liberalglobe.com» may make available to donators from time to time e.g., social sharing buttons on donations pages.
DATA PROTECTION AND PRIVACY
EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY
Neither «liberalglobe.com» nor any affiliated person, employee, agent, officer or director, owner shall be liable for any loss suffered by any donor or other person arising out of or in connection with a donation, whether direct or indirect, including loss of revenue, loss of profits, loss of business or anticipated savings, loss of use, loss of goodwill, loss of data, and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, except in respect of any liability for death or personal injury or any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
A failure of «liberalglobe.com» to assert a right or provision under these Contribution Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of that right or provision.
If any provision of these Contribution Terms and Conditions is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable for any reason, that provision shall be eliminated or limited to the minimum extent such that the remaining provisions of these Contribution Terms and Conditions will continue in full force and effect.
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the donator and «liberalglobe.com» in respect of any donations made by the donator.
These Contribution Terms and Conditions are not intended to confer any contractual benefit on any person pursuant to the terms of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) UK Act 1999.
The Agreement and any non-contractual obligations arising out of or in connection with it will be governed by Greek Law and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Greece.
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