This website, Hilat.com (the “Site”), is owned and operated by Hilat Grup Dis Tic. Kuy. Yay. Tur. Hiz. Ltd. Sti, a Turkish corporation, (hereafter referred to jointly as “Hilat”. We are committed to protecting the privacy of our visitors while they interact with the content, products and services on this Site. These Terms and Conditions of Use (“Terms and Conditions”) apply to the Site only. These Terms and Conditions do not apply to other websites to which we may link.
By viewing, using, accessing, browsing, or submitting any content or material on or to this Site, you agree to these Privacy Policies as a binding legal agreement between you and Hilat. Hilat reserves the right to modify these Privacy Policies at any time without prior notice. We encourage you to periodically review these Privacy Policies in order to be aware of these changes. You agree that each visit you make to this Site shall be subject to the then-current Privacy Policies, and continued use of the Site now or following modifications in these Privacy Policies confirms that you have read, accepted, and agreed to be bound by such modifications, and assent to these Privacy Policies. If you do not agree with these Privacy Policies, please do not use the Site.
1. User License
A. Scope. Hilat grants you permission (which may be revoked at any time for any reason or no reason) to view this Site and to submit user content to the Site and/or download, email, or print individual pages of this Site in accordance with these Terms and Conditions and solely for your own personal, non-commercial use, provided you do not remove any trademark, copyright or other notice contained on such pages.
No other use is permitted. You may not, for example, incorporate the information, content, or other material in any database, compilation, archive or cache. You may not modify, copy, distribute, re-publish, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, reuse, resell, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, content, material, software, products or services obtained from this Site, except as specifically noted above. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
B. User Conduct. You agree that your use of this Site and/or services on this Site is subject to all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations. You also agree: (i) to comply with Turkish and US law and local laws or rules regarding online conduct and acceptable material, and regarding the transmission of technical data exported through the Site or any service provided by Hilat from Turkey, the US or the country in which you reside; (ii) that you may not submit to the Site any copyright, trademark, service mark or other intellectual property to the Site unless you are the owner of the specific intellectual property being uploaded; (iii) not to host, submit content to or use the Site or its services without the consent of a parent or guardian if you are under the age of 18; (iv) not to use the Site for illegal purposes; (v) not to commit any acts of infringement on the Site or with respect to content on the Site; (vi) not to use the Site to engage in commercial activities; (vii) not to create or maintain pages from the Site for or with any commercial or other purpose or intent that does not in good faith comport with the purpose or spirit of the Site, including but not limited to acquiring, designating, or choosing a website name or title, or website address or URL for resale or rental, and linking to any commercial or other website (viii) not to attempt to gain unauthorized access to other computer systems from or through the Site; (ix) not to interfere with another person’s use and enjoyment of the Site or another entity’s use or enjoyment of the Site; (x) not to use the Site for chain letters junk mail, spamming, or use of distribution lists; (xi) not to upload or transmit viruses or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files; (xii) not to disrupt, interfere with, or otherwise harm or violate the security of this Site, or any services, system resources, accounts, passwords, servers or networks connected to or accessible through this Site or affiliated or linked sites; (xiii) not to host, submit content to or use the Site or its services if you have committed sexual offenses and/or infamous crimes pursuant to the provisions of the Turkish Criminal Law No. 5237; (xiv) not to create duplicate accounts and/or try to re-subscribe if your account has been suspended/terminated by Hilat previously due to any cause whatsoever.
C. Harm from Commercial Use. You agree that the consequences of commercial use or re-publication may be so serious and incalculable that monetary compensation may not be a sufficient or appropriate remedy.
You agree to indemnify and hold Hilat, its parents, subsidiaries and affiliates, agents, officers, directors, or other employees harmless from any claim, demand, or damage (whether direct, indirect, or consequential, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by anyone in connection with your use of this Site, with material or information you Submit on or through this Site, with any alleged infringement of intellectual property or other right of any person or entity relating to the Site, your violation of these Terms and Conditions, and any other acts or omissions relating to this Site.
3. Disclaimer of Warranties
The Information, Content, Products, Services, And Materials Contained On This Site (Whether Provided By Hilat, You, Other Users, And Other Affiliates Or Third Parties), Including Without Limitation, Material, Text, Photos, Graphics, Audio Files, Video, And Links, Are Provided "As Is" And "As Available" Without Warranties Of Any Kind, Either Express Or Implied. To The Maximum Extent Permitted By Law, Hilat Disclaims All Representations And Warranties, Express Or Implied, Including But Not Limited To Warranties Of Merchantability, Fitness For A Particular Purpose, Title, Noninfringement, Freedom From Computer Virus, And Implied Warranties Arising From Course Of Dealing Or Course Of Performance
4. Limitation Of Liability
A. In No Event Shall Hilat Be Liable To You For Any Direct, Indirect, Special, Punitive, Incidental, Exemplary Or Consequential Damages, Or Any Loss Or Damages Whatsoever (Even If Hilat Has Been Previously Advised Of The Possibility Of Such Damages), Whether In An Action Under Contract, Negligence, Or Any Other Theory, In Any Manner Arising Out Of Or In Connection With The Use, Inability To Use, Performance Of, Or Services Provided On, This Site. Hilat Assumes No Responsibility And Shall Not Be Liable For Any Damages To, Or Viruses That May Infect, Your Computer Equipment Or Other Property On Account Of Your Access To, Use Of, Browsing Of, Or Downloading Of Any Material From This Site. Hilat Assumes No Responsibility Or Liability In Any Manner Arising Out Of Or In Connection With Any Information, Content, Products, Services, Or Material Available On Or Through This Site, As Well As Any Third Party Website Pages Or Additional Websites Linked To This Site, For Any Error, Defamation, Libel, Slander, Omission, Falsehood, Obscenity, Pornography, Profanity, Danger, Or Inaccuracy Contained Therein. These Limitations Shall Apply Notwithstanding Any Failure Of Essential Purpose Of Any Limited Remedy. Because Some Jurisdictions Do Not Allow The Exclusion Or Limitation Of Liability For Consequential Or Incidental Damages, The Above Limitations May Not Apply To You. However, In No Event Shall Hilat’s Total Liability To You For All Damages, Losses And Causes Of Action, Whether In Contract, Tort (Including But Not Limited To, Negligence) Or Otherwise, Exceed (A) The Amount Paid By You To Hilat, If Any, Or (B) $99 (Whichever Is Less.
5. Disclaimer to Security
By consenting to the Terms and Conditions of the Site and hence the Terms and Conditions, you acknowledge and agree that no data transmission over the Internet is completely secure. We cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you provide to us and you transmit such information to us at your own risk.
6. Termination of Site
Hilat reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to modify, suspend, or discontinue at any time, with or without notice, this Site and/or services offered on or through the Site (or any part thereof), including but not limited to the Site’s features, look and feel, and functional elements and/or other services provided by Hilat.
7. Information Collected
Because we gather certain types of information about our users, we want you to understand what information we collect about you, how we collect it, how that information is used, and how you can control our disclosure of it.
We collect two types of information from you: i) information that you voluntarily provide to us (e.g. through a voluntary registration process, sign-ups or emails); and ii) information that is derived through automated tracking mechanisms.
Voluntary Information for Services and Features
We [also] collect personally identifiable information when you choose to use certain other features of the Site, including: newsletters, updates regarding Hilat, repair information. When you choose to use these additional features, we require that you provide your “Contact Information” in addition to other personal information that may be required to complete a transaction such as your phone number, billing and shipping addresses and credit card information. Occasionally, we may also request information such as your shopping preferences and demographics which will help us better serve you and our others users in the future.
You may choose to invite friends to join the Site by sending invitation emails via our invite feature. Hilat stores the email addresses you provide so that the respondents may be added to your social network, confirm orders/purchases and also to send reminders of the invitations. Hilat does not sell these email addresses or use them to send any other communication besides invitations and invitation reminders. Recipients of invitations may contact Hilat to request removal of their information from our database.
10. How We Use Your Information
Hilat only uses your personal information for the original purposes it was given. Your personal information will not be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third parties without your approval at the time of collection.
Hilat will not disclose, use, give or sell any personal information to third parties for any purposes other than to our suppliers and other third parties who need to know in order to deliver services on behalf of Hilat unless required to do so by law. Further, Hilat reserves the right to contact you regarding matters relevant to the underlying service provided and/or the information collected.
Please note that personally identifiable information is used only to provide you with a more enjoyable, convenient online experience and to help us identify and/or provide information, products or services that may be of interest to you. We use your personally identifiable information to support and enhance your use of the Site and its features, including without limitation: fulfilling your order; providing customer service; tracking email invitations you send; and otherwise supporting your use of the Site.
Hilat may use your personal information for target advertising toward you based on things such as region, gender, interests, goals, habits, etc.
We may permit certain trusted third parties to track usage, analyze data such as the source address that a page request is coming from, your IP address or domain name, the date and time of the page request, the referring Web site (if any) and other parameters in the URL. This is collected in order to better understand our Web site usage, and enhance the performance of services to maintain and operate the Site and certain features on the Site. We may use third parties to host the Site; operate various features available on the Site; send emails; analyze data; provide search results and links and assist in fulfilling your orders.
Also, we may share personally identifiable or other information with our parent, subsidiaries, divisions, and affiliates.
We may transfer personally identifiable information as an asset in connection with a proposed or actual merger or sale (including any transfers made as part of an insolvency or bankruptcy proceeding) involving all or part of our business or as part of a corporate reorganization, stock sale or other change in control.
Hilat may disclose Contact Information in special cases where we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating our terms and conditions of use or may be causing injury or interference with our rights, property, our customers or anyone who could be harmed by such activities.
We Are Not Liable Or Responsible For The Personally Identifiable Or Other Information You Choose To Submit In Any Social Media Context Or In Forums Or Any Other Publicly Accessible Area Of The Site.
You will receive notice when your personally identifiable information might be provided to any third party for any reason other than as set forth in these Privacy Policies, and you will have an opportunity to request that we not share such information.
We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website and for business and administrative purposes. We may also use or share with third parties for any purpose aggregated data that contains no personally identifiable information.
11. How We Protect Your Information
We are committed to protecting the information we receive from you. We take appropriate security measures to protect your information against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we maintain appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information and data stored on our system. While no computer system is completely secure, we believe the measures we have implemented reduce the likelihood of security problems to a level appropriate to the type of data involved. Hilat shall not have any liability for any disclosure of or harm to confidential information or acquisition of - confidential information by third parties as a result of any illegal attack to the Site and/or in case of a force majeure event (i.e. data request by a court order).
12. Accessing and Updating Your Personal Information and Preferences
We provide mechanisms for updating and correcting your personal information for many of our services. You may modify or remove any of your personal information at any time by sending an e-mail to [email protected]
13. Email Choice
If any user who receives an email from the Site would prefer not to receive such communications in the future, the user may opt-out of receiving future mailings by following the instructions in the emails. In addition, you may send an email to [email protected]. We will make commercially reasonable efforts to implement your opt-out requests promptly, but you may still receive communications from us for up to ten (10) business days as we process your request.
14. Children's Privacy and Parental Controls
We do not solicit any personal information from children. If you are not 18 or older, you are not authorized to use the Site. Parents should be aware that there are parental control tools available online that can be used to prevent children from submitting information online without parental permission or from accessing material that is harmful to minors.
15. Contact Information:
If you have any questions or concerns regarding these Privacy Policies please contact: