Please read and review these Terms carefully, because by accessing or using the Website, or by clicking to accept or agree to these Terms when this option is presented to you, you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you don’t agree to these Terms, do not use the Website.
Exclusions of liability: whilst we believe, and have taken reasonable measures to ensure, that this website is free of viruses, use of this website is at your own risk. Liability for loss or damage arising from your use of this website is excluded to the extent permitted by law. Whilst we have taken reasonable care to ensure that the content of this website (and of publications deployed on it) is accurate and complete, the information on this website (and in those publications) is provided for information purposes only and does not constitute legal or professional advice. All liability for loss or damage arising from reliance on it is excluded to the extent permitted by law.
Intellectual property rights: You may download and temporarily store pages from this website for the sole purpose of viewing them. You may also print any publication on this website so long as it is a complete copy, no amendment is made to it and it is only for personal use or use within your own organisation and the use made of it is lawful. None of the content of this website or of the publications deployed on it, whether or not permission is granted for downloading, printing or circulation, may be used for the purpose of commercial exploitation, or for an illegal purpose. Any other copying, transmission, distribution, storage or use of such content is prohibited without Elefriends Foundation prior written consent.
When you access this website, your computer’s browser provides us with certain electronic information (such as your IP address, browser type, and date and time of access). The website collects this information to provide you with a good user experience. We also use it to help us improve the website and to compile statistical data on its use.
Further information about ‘cookies’ and how we use them is explained below.
- Performance: Performance cookies collect information on how users interact with the website, including what pages are visited most, as well as other analytical data. These details are only used to improve how the website functions.
- Tracking: These are set by trusted third party networks (e.g. Google Analytics) to track details such as the number of unique visitors, and pageviews to help improve the user experience.
- Third Party/Embedded Content: elefriends.org makes use of different third-party applications and services to enhance the experience of website visitors. This may include social media platforms. As a result, cookies may be set by these third parties, and used by them to track your online activity. We have no direct control over the information that is collected by these cookies.
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|_ga||2 years||Google Analytics – Used to distinguish users.|
|_gat_<property-id>||1 minute||Google Analytics – Used to throttle request rate.|
|_gid||24 hours||Google Analytics – Used to distinguish users.|
Privacy and Confidentiality: Elefriends Foundation is committed to protecting any personal information that you may provide to us. In particular, we believe it is important for you to know how we treat information about you that we may receive from this website.
We maintain strict physical, electronic, and administrative safeguards to protect your personal information from unauthorized or inappropriate access. We restrict access to information about you to other employees of Elefriends Foundation and other persons who need to know the information to respond to your inquiry or request.
Publications: Publications deployed on this website provide general information only. They must not be relied on as legal or professional advice. They might not contain exhaustive statements of the law, they might not be up to date and the information they contain might not be appropriate for your matter or circumstances.
Electronic Links: Any links to other websites provided by this website have been included for convenience only. Such links do not imply endorsement by Elefriends Foundation of the linked website, its provider or its content. We accept no liability for the content of, or for any loss or damage caused by access to, use of, reliance on or software downloaded from, any linked website.
Governing Law: Any issues and disputes relating to this website, its content or the content of any publication deployed on it shall be governed by law of Sri Lanka. Any dispute relating to such matters shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Sri Lankan courts.
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