Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Use of Content
Text and image files, audio and video clips, and other content on this website is the property of Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People (“Beit Hatfutsot”) and may be protected by copyright and other restrictions as well. Copyrights and other proprietary rights in the content on this website may also be owned by individuals and entities other than, and in addition to, Beit Hatfutsot. Beit Hatfutsot expressly prohibits the copying of any protected materials on this website, except for the purposes of fair use as defined in the copyright law, and as described below.
 
Fair Use
Fair use of copyrighted material includes the use of protected materials for non-commercial educational purposes, such as teaching, scholarship and research. Unless otherwise noted, users who wish to download or print text and image files from this Web site for such uses may do so without Beit Hatfutsot's express permission, provided that they comply with the following conditions:

  • The content may only be used for personal, educational or noncommercial purposes;
  • Users must cite the author and source of the content as they would material from any printed work;
  • The citation must include all copyright information and other information associated with the content and the URL for Beit Hatfutsot’s website;
  • None of the content may be altered or modified;
  • Users must comply with all other terms or restrictions which may be applicable to the individual file, image or text;

 
All use of the abovementioned materials is subject to the protection of the rights of third parties in such materials, if any, and nothing in the aforesaid, or the display of such materials by Beit Hatfutsot on its internet site, shall be construed so as to create an assumption of obligation or liability by Beit Hatfutsot regarding the use of such materials or the responsibility for obtaining the permission of third parties for use thereof.
 

Warranty
By downloading, printing, or otherwise using text and image files from this website, users agree and warrant that they will limit their use of such files to fair use and will comply with all other terms and conditions of this license, and will not violate the rights of Beit Hatfutsot or any other person or entity. Beit Hatfutsot does not warrant that use of the text, images and content displayed on the website will not infringe the rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with Beit Hatfutsot.
 

Commercial Use is Restricted
Unauthorized commercial publication or exploitation of text, images or content of this website is specifically prohibited. Anyone wishing to use any of these files or images for commercial use, publication, or any purpose other than fair use as defined by law, must request and receive prior written permission from Beit Hatfutsot. Permission for such use is granted on a case-by-case basis at the sole discretion of Beit Hatfutsot. A usage fee may be assessed depending on the type and nature of the proposed use.


 
Trademarks
Many of the trademarks, service marks, and logos (collectively, the “Trademarks”) displayed on the website are trademarks of Beit Hatfutsot. The trademarks of third parties may also be displayed on this Website. Nothing contained in this website should be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademarks displayed on the website without the express written permission of Beit Hatfutsot or any third party that may own the Trademarks displayed on the site. Any unauthorized use of the Trademarks or any other images or content on this website, except as authorized in these Terms and Conditions, is strictly prohibited.
 

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
We are not liable for any special or consequential damages resulting from your use of, or your inability to use, the materials in this site or any linked site, including, but not limited to, lost profits, business interruption and loss of programs or other data on your information handling system. In no event shall our total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing this site or any linked site.
 

SENDING US PERSONAL INFORMATION
Please be aware that any information you send us should be accurate.  In any event, Beit Hatfutsot will take no liability for information sent by any users of our website, or its accuracy. Should you become aware that any of the information sent by you may not be accurate or may be based on hearsay or rumors, please note this.
 

JURISDICTION AND APPLICABLE LAW
This website is governed by the laws of the State of Israel. In addition, any person who uses this site is responsible for making sure that his or her actions comply with the law in his own jurisdiction, and Beit Hatfutsot shall bear no liability for the breach of any law by any third party in relation to his or her use, directly or indirectly, of this website.
This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of Israel. Any conflict arising from this Agreement or the use of this website shall be brought before the competent courts of Jerusalem, Israel, which shall have the exclusive jurisdiction with regard to any litigation.