TrendingRED columns, Publishers Terms and conditions

We welcome you to the online community of TrendingRED. Please read the following Terms and Conditions before using, or submitting content in any form or medium for publication on our website.

By continuing to use TrendingRED, or by submitting any form of content for publication, you agree that you will abide and are bound by the Terms and Conditions specified here.

Please note that we reserve the right to bring about changes to the Terms and Conditions at any given time, and by virtue of continued use of our website, you agree to be bound by these changes.

Any new changes to the features or functionality of our website that enhances its usability shall be subjected to these changes unless or otherwise stated. The most current version of these Terms and Conditions will always be available from our Website at trendingred.com

  1. We reserve the right to modify, discontinue, suspend, terminate your use on our site (or any part thereof) temporarily or permanently with or without notice.
    You agree that TrendingRED will not be responsible to you or any third party for any such actions of suspension, modification or discontinuance of use. Moreover, we reserve the right to terminate your access to TrendingRED for any reason, in its discretion deemed necessary that it is in the best interest of our site and users.
  2. Upon submission of any content to TrendingRED, we reserve all the rights to our site and content.
    1. All the contents in our site (all texts, photographs, video and audio content) are protected by copyright as a collective compilation under the copyright law of the Maldives and other Countries. And subjected to the rights of our licensors and licensee under mutual and respective agreements, we reserve all the rights therein.
    2. All individual articles, videos, posts, contents and any other element within the website are copyrighted works and subjected to the rights of our licensors and licensee under mutual and respective agreements, we reserve all the rights therein. Thus, all and any copyright notifications and restrictions on our site must be abided by.
    3. Regardless of the form of content submitted to our website, you are giving us and our associative partners the right to publish such content in the form submitted or in the form of a derivative or adapted work to store, distribute or use as content for advertising and marketing purposes.
    4. Upon submissions of any video, you agree that (unless otherwise agreed between you and us), we may or allow users to, based exclusively on functionality supported and provided by our site, to compile, modify, edit or create derivative versions therefrom, either on an individual basis or in combination with other submitted videos. And (unless otherwise agreed between you and us), you shall have no rights with respect thereto and we and/or our licensees shall have the right to publish the same (compiled, edited, modified or derived) for any period of time.
    5. For any content submitted (all text, photograph, video and audio content), you shall be solely responsible for the consequences of publishing them. Thus in connection with each of your submissions, you represent, warrant and /or confirm that:
      1. You have the ownership or necessary licenses, rights, consents and permissions to use and authorize TrendingRED to use all trademarks, patents, trade secret and copyright and/or other proprietary rights in all submissions to allow inclusion and use of these submission in the method contemplated by TrendingRED and our Terms and Conditions.
      2. You have the written consent and/or permission of each and every recognizable individual in each of the submissions to use their name, likeness in all submissions to allow inclusion and use of these submission in the method contemplated by TrendingRED and our Terms and Conditions.
      3. Submission of contents which is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or subjected to third party proprietary, privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the sole owner of the content or have permission from their rightful owner to publish the content and grant TrendingRED all the rights herein.
      4. Publication of content which is misleading, misrepresenting or false that could cause damage to us or any third party.
      5. Submission of content that is obscene, illicit, unlawful, sexual, pornographic, threatening, harassing, racially or ethnically offensive or which encourages any act which is against the Islamic and Maldivian law, and is considered as a criminal offense, cause civil liability or is otherwise deemed inappropriate.
      6. Publishing advertisements of businesses or any other party. We reserve the right to remove or not post any such submission without prior notice. You agree that each submission to TrendingRED gives us the authority to distribute, syndicate or publish the content on other TrendingRED Post-branded environments.
  3. If you are the copyright owner or agent thereof and believes your copy rights is being infringed, please report claims of copyright infringement.
    1. If you believe that your work or the work of a third party on whose behalf you are entitled to act on, has been copied in any way that falls under copyright infringement, please file a copyright infringement notification to TrendingRED. It should be in writing and comprise the following points set out below:
      1. A statement stating that you have identified content which infringes your copyright or the copyright of a third party on whose behalf you are entitled to act.
      2. A detailed description of the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed.
      3. The country or countries to which your copyright applies.
      4. A detailed description of the way the content has been infringed.
      5. A description of the location of the content on our service (Please include the URL and screen shot).
      6. Your personal identification details (Name, address, telephone/mobile number, e-mail address).
      7. A written statement stating that you that you have a good faith that the disputed use of the copyrighted work is not authorized by the copyright owner or by a third party who is legally entitled to do so on behalf of the copyright owner and is not otherwise permitted by law.
      8. A written statement that your claim is true and accurate.
      9. An electronic (scanned) or physical signature of the copyright owner.
    2. If you are unsure whether there is infringement, please seek legal advice before reporting to us as there may be negative consequences if you falsely claim copyright infringement.
  4. Unless explicitly permitted, the use of our content is strictly prohibited. You may not copy, publish, exploit, re-produce, display, modify or create derivatives from any of the content or any part of our website thereon. Any part of our website or content is not allowed to distribute, sell over any network or construct any form of database. Just as we extract certain contents from other sources to support our writings and materials, we respect the rights of others to make “fair use” of the content available. Likewise, you may excerpt and use contents of our website under the principles of “fair use”. Furthermore, no content of our site may be used in any manner that acts as an infringement of our rights comprising of both copyrights and those not authorized by us.
  5. We do not hold responsibility for the opinions and statements expressed by users and third parties. Materials produced by users or third parties are the sole responsibility of their own and its accuracy and validity is not guaranteed by TrendingRED. You agree that providing access to the content on our website, we are not under any obligation or liable to the content posted. TrendingRED and its affiliates do not assume any duty to supervise our website for unlawful or inappropriate material or any responsibility or liability that may come from the published content thereof, including but not limited to , invasion of privacy, slander claims for defamation, infringement, obscenity libel and profanity, publicity rights, pornography, misrepresentation or fraud. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the right to block or remove any publication, content or postings are reserved by TrendingRED at any time in our sole discretion.
  6. If TrendingRED and its affiliates is impacted negatively for any violation of the Terms and Conditions specified here, or if there is any breach by you, it is your sole responsibility. TrendingRED reserves the right to claim for damages and you shall provide cooperation as reasonably requested.
  7. Your use of TrendingRED is subject to certain disclaimers. We do not guarantee that our website will be error free and uninterrupted. There may be omissions, interruptions, delays, inaccuracies in the content published on our site. We do not claim or express any guarantee, accuracy, reliability to the content available here or the advertisements and goods sold or to the links on our site. We reserve the right to correct any faults on our website and take reasonable steps to prevent the introduction of viruses and any other destructive material. Furthermore, we do not guarantee that our site or any content downloaded will not have any such virus or destructive media and we are not liable for any damages caused. If you use our content, you do solely at your own risk.
    Our site contains a number of information (text, images audiovisuals, productions etc.) created by us or other users. Because of the high number of sources from which content is obtained, there may be delays, inaccuracies or omissions in our materials. Moreover, these information are only for reference and not intended for any advice such as business investments, tax or purchase of any good. In addition, any information created by third parties that you may access on our site is not endorsed by us and remains the responsibility of such third parties.
  8. TrendingRED is not responsible for the content or other services that maybe linked to our site. We do not have any control over such services and through use of our website, you acknowledge and agree that TrendingRED is not responsible for external services, in its accuracy, content, reliability and quality provided by third parties. Moreover, you acknowledge that TrendingRED is not liable for any damages or loss caused by the use of on any information, goods or services available on or through such services.
  9. In the event that TrendingRED receives a subpoena issued by a government or law enforcement agency or a court, we shall comply without your consent or prior notice and disclose any information requested, not limited to your IP, name, address, location.
  10. TrendingRED and its affiliated partners are not liable for any type of damages, including, without limiting to, loss of data, revenue, profits, in anyway related to our website for any claim regarding damages or loss based on interruption, errors, inaccuracies or omissions without limiting to, breach of any warranty and Terms and Conditions. Any claim made will be limited to the total paid by you, if any for the use of our website.
  11. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the Islamic and Maldivian Law. By continuous use of our site, you acknowledge and agree to abide by these Terms and Conditions.