WhaleMaker Terms of Service


1. Terms

By accessing the website at http://www.whalemaker.org, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms of service, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. You also agree that you are of legal age and capacity to use this website. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this website are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.

You agree not to use the website in any other way and agree to the full ToS listed here. You agree not to utilize our website or compromise WhaleMaker with any unauthorized activity, including but not limited to malicious attempts, compromising, harming others including all parties, stealing data, illegal or not. You are fully responsible for any activity should any liability, and must agree to any arbitration or legal issues should they arise from such activity.

2. Use License

Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information or software) on WhaleMaker's website for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:

modify or copy the materials;

use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);

attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on WhaleMaker's website;

remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or

transfer the materials to another person or "mirror" the materials on any other server.

This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by WhaleMaker at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.\

3. Disclaimer

The materials on WhaleMaker's website are provided on an 'as is' basis. WhaleMaker makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties including, without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights.

Further, WhaleMaker does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its website or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

You must agree to not hold WhaleMaker responsible including affiliates, partners, founders, team members, committee, community, officers, and all parties for claims, expenses, or damages resulting from usage of our website. You agree that any such issues resulting in but not limited to damages by our website by yourself, your affiliated party, any party acting for you in any capacity, or from third-parties will not be the responsibility of WhaleMaker.

WhaleMaker does not express nor offer any guarantees on performance due to any reason for projects, partners, investors, and all parties involved. Any failure to perform or any loss or harm is not the liability of WhalemMaker.


4. Limitations

In no event shall WhaleMaker or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on WhaleMaker's website, even if WhaleMaker or a WhaleMaker authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

5. Accuracy of materials

The materials appearing on WhaleMaker's website could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. WhaleMaker does not warrant that any of the materials on its website are accurate, complete or current. WhaleMaker may make changes to the materials contained on its website at any time without notice. However WhaleMaker does not make any commitment to update the materials.

6. Links and Third-Parties

WhaleMaker has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its website and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. Any reference to third parties including but not limited to websites, platforms, and apps is the sole responsibility of the third party and not WhaleMaker's responsibility. Any all such damages including but limited to loss of capital, assets, data, privacy, crypto, theft material or immaterial, or issues that arise from usage are strictly from the third party, and not WhaleMaker. We are not responsible for any claims, injury, or harm in any manner as a result. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by WhaleMaker of the site. Use of any such linked website is at the user's own risk.

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7. Modifications

WhaleMaker may revise these terms of service for its website at any time without notice. By using this website you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these terms of service.

8. Governing Law

These terms and conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of our country and you irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in that region.


Cookie Policy

We use cookies to help improve your experience of http://www.whalemaker.org. This cookie policy is part of WhaleMaker's privacy policy, and covers the use of cookies between your device and our site. We also provide basic information on third-party services we may use, who may also use cookies as part of their service, though they are not covered by our policy.

If you don’t wish to accept cookies from us, you should instruct your browser to refuse cookies from http://www.whalemaker.org, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired content and services.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small piece of data that a website stores on your device when you visit, typically containing information about the website itself, a unique identifier that allows the site to recognize your web browser when you return, additional data that serves the purpose of the cookie, and the lifespan of the cookie itself.

Cookies are used to enable certain features (eg. logging in), to track site usage (eg. analytics), to store your user settings (eg. timezone, notification preferences), and to personalize your content (eg. advertising, language).

Cookies set by the website you are visiting are normally referred to as “first-party cookies”, and typically only track your activity on that particular site. Cookies set by other sites and companies (ie. third parties) are called “third-party cookies”, and can be used to track you on other websites that use the same third-party service.

Types of cookies and how we use them

Essential cookies

Essential cookies are crucial to your experience of a website, enabling core features like user logins, account management, shopping carts and payment processing. We use essential cookies to enable certain functions on our website.

Performance cookies

Performance cookies are used in the tracking of how you use a website during your visit, without collecting personal information about you. Typically, this information is anonymous and aggregated with information tracked across all site users, to help companies understand visitor usage patterns, identify and diagnose problems or errors their users may encounter, and make better strategic decisions in improving their audience’s overall website experience. These cookies may be set by the website you’re visiting (first-party) or by third-party services. We use performance cookies on our site.

Functionality cookies

Functionality cookies are used in collecting information about your device and any settings you may configure on the website you’re visiting (like language and time zone settings). With this information, websites can provide you with customized, enhanced or optimized content and services. These cookies may be set by the website you’re visiting (first-party) or by third-party service. We use functionality cookies for selected features on our site.

Targeting/advertising cookies

Targeting/advertising cookies are used in determining what promotional content is more relevant and appropriate to you and your interests. Websites may use them to deliver targeted advertising or to limit the number of times you see an advertisement. This helps companies improve the effectiveness of their campaigns and the quality of content presented to you. These cookies may be set by the website you’re visiting (first-party) or by third-party services. Targeting/advertising cookies set by third-parties may be used to track you on other websites that use the same third-party service. We use targeting/advertising cookies on our site.

Third-party cookies on our site

We may employ third-party companies and individuals on our websites—for example, analytics providers and content partners. We grant these third parties access to selected information to perform specific tasks on our behalf. They may also set third-party cookies in order to deliver the services they are providing. Third-party cookies can be used to track you on other websites that use the same third-party service. As we have no control over third-party cookies, they are not covered by WhaleMaker's cookie policy.

Our third-party privacy promise

We review the privacy policies of all our third-party providers before enlisting their services to ensure their practices align with ours. We will never knowingly include third-party services that compromise or violate the privacy of our users.

How you can control or opt out of cookies

If you do not wish to accept cookies from us, you can instruct your browser to refuse cookies from our website. Most browsers are configured to accept cookies by default, but you can update these settings to either refuse cookies altogether or to notify you when a website is trying to set or update a cookie.

If you browse websites from multiple devices, you may need to update your settings on each individual device.

Although some cookies can be blocked with little impact on your experience of a website, blocking all cookies may mean you are unable to access certain features and content across the sites you visit.