Terms of Use

This is version 1.0 of the Terms of Use. Created and last updated on January 15, 2024.

1. Acceptance of the Terms

Welcome to byarock.com (a.k.a. “we” or “us” or the “Company” or the “Website“). We’re happy to have you onboard and a part of this community. The following terms and conditions (collectively, these “Terms of Use“) apply to your use of byarock.com, including any content, functionality, and services offered on or via the Website. The Terms of Use also include our Privacy Policy, which you can review here: https://byarock.com/privacy-policy/

We hope to keep this as simple as possible and maintain an informal relationship with you. Still, please read through these Terms of Use before continuing to use byarock.com because by using this Website, you agree to accept and abide by these Terms of Use.

Should you choose not to accept any part of these Terms, you can either stop using this Website (and we’ll be sad to see you go!) or use the contact form provided on this Website and help us make byarock.com a better place for all divers, snorkelers, and other water-lovers out there.

2. Changes to the Website and these Terms

This Website is a ‘live’ project and will change much as new content is added. At our sole discretion, we reserve the right to modify or replace these Terms of Use and the Website’s content at any time. We will do our best to let you know of any significant changes in a noticeable way.

If you stick around and keep using the Website after we update it and the Terms of Service, you accept and agree with the changes.

3. Availability of the Website and its Services

A lot of work goes into maintaining this Website, and while we will do our best to continually improve it and keep it up and running 24/7, we can’t promise that we will also succeed 100% of the time. Therefore, we reserve the right to limit access to certain parts of the Website in cases of maintenance, repair, or introduction of new services.

If any fault occurs, please report it to us, and we will try to correct it as soon as possible.

This Website is not liable for any indirect, consequential, or special liability arising out of, or in any way related to, your use of this Website.

We may provide you with convenient links to third-party websites. While we strive to keep our content as error-free as possible, we have no control over the content of the third-party websites; therefore, we are not held responsible for any inaccuracy, inappropriateness, or incompleteness of information.

Your use of byarock.com is at your sole risk. The service is provided “as is” and “as available”.

In no event will the Website be liable for damages, direct or indirect, resulting from your use of the Website, including, but not limited to, loss of revenue, loss of profits, loss of data, emotional distress, breach of contract, or expenses (including but not limited to attorney’s fees) arising from your violation of any third-party’s rights.

You acknowledge that you only have a limited, non-exclusive, nontransferable license to use the Website. Because the Website is not error or bug-free, you agree that you will use it carefully and avoid using it in ways, resulting in any loss of your or any third party’s property or information.

4. Intellectual Privacy and Use Guidelines

byarock.com and its original content, features, and functionality are owned by us and are protected by international copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws.

You agree to respect all intellectual property and not copy, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display, publicly perform, or republish any of our copyrighted material, except to the extent permitted by the Website. If you have doubts about whether and how to use material on the Website, please address your concerns by using the contact form on this Website.

The copyrighted material includes, without limitation, information, data, text, photographs, videos, audio clips, written posts and comments, software, scripts, graphics, and interactive features generated, provided, or otherwise made accessible on or through the Website.

You are allowed to use this Website for your personal, non-commercial use, or legitimate business purposes provided that your activities are lawful and follow these Terms of Service. Prohibited uses include:

  • Using the Website in any way that impacts other users’ access to the Website;
  • Using the website in any way that is, or may be, damaging to this Website;
  • Perform any action on this Website contrary to applicable regulations and laws;
  • Engage in data extracting, data harvesting, data mining, or any similar activity in relation to this Website;
  • Use this Website to engage in advertising or marketing without our consent;
  • Publish, sell, upload, download, use, or reuse any material that does not comply with these terms and conditions.

5. Geographic Restrictions

We don’t assert that the Website or its content is suitable, legal, or accessible beyond the European Union. If you choose to access the Website from outside the European Union, it’s on your own initiative, and you’re responsible for complying with local laws.

6. Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms of Use and any dispute that may arise from or in relation to them are subject to the laws of Slovenia.