Qatarstory

Terms & Conditions

QATARSTORY.COM

We launched the Qatar Story site because we realize that the future is the dream and hope of the conscious and educated generation and an extension of history. Therefore, we try to find opportunities to develop useful content with the aim of positively influencing and enlightening youth and creating positive and effective change on the ground. The platform also aims to create an environment for dialogue and exchange of cultures. Experiences in Qatar and the world.

 

CONDITIONS AND COPYRIGHT TERMS OF USE

© QATARSTORY.COM

This site is personal, not commercial, and it is only a window to introduce this beautiful country, our beloved Qatar.

 

Except as permitted by the copyright law applicable to you, you may not reproduce or communicate any of the content on this website, including files downloadable from this website, without the permission of the copyright owner.

 Copyright Act allows certain uses of content from the internet without the copyright owner’s permission.

The owners of copyright in the content on this website may receive compensation for the use of their content by educational institutions and governments, including from licensing schemes managed by Copyright Agency.

We may change these terms of use from time to time. Check before re-using any content from this website.

OTHER THINGS YOU CAN DO

Here are steps you can take to assist us to give effect to your intentions if you want to be allocated payments for the use of your internet content under our licences.

Do:

  • include a link to your terms of use on each page of your website (a link in the footer is common practice)
  • have a separate webpage for your terms of use (rather than including the terms with, for example, your privacy policy);
  • make sure that the terms of use for each piece of content on your site, including downloadable files, is clear
  • get a lawyer to check your terms of use

Don’t:

  • use any of the following phrases without qualification: ‘non commercial use’, ‘use in your organisation’, ‘all rights reserved’, ‘free copying’, ‘free for education’
  • simply prohibit commercial use (this will be treated as allowing any non-commercial use, such as educational and government use)
  • have more than one terms of use on your site, unless it is completely clear which terms of use apply to each piece of content on the site
  • use the word “free” without being clear about:
  1. what is “free”: for example, viewing, downloading one copy for personal use, downloading one copy to use in connection with teaching, and
  2. for whom the use is free: for example, teachers who subscribe to your loyalty program or alert service

DOWNLOADABLE FILES

For files downloadable from your website:

  • in your terms of use, cover the use of files downloadable from your site as well as the use of content from webpages;
  • include the copyright symbol (©), the name of the copyright owner, and the URL for the terms of use, in each downloadable file (if possible, on each page of the downloadable file: once a document has been downloaded, schools may copy parts of it and those parts may not include the copyright notice or terms of use)
  • if you invite visitors to your site to download and print documents from the site, make sure that invitation is subject to your terms of use; and
  • add metadata to your files covering the terms of use