[Last updated on November 27, 2019]
1.1. Welcome to this website, which is managed atwww.mei-avivim.co.il (or any other address as may be from time to time) (hereinafter: the “Site” or the “Website“) operated and managed by Mei Avivim 2010 Ltd., 37 Shaul HaMelech Blvd., Tel Aviv-Jaffa or at any other address where their offices shall be located (the “Company“) . The Company is the Water and Sewage Corporation of the Tel Aviv-Jaffa Municipality, which operates under the Water and Sewage Corporations Law, 5761-2001, and its objective is to improve and optimize the water and sewage infrastructures of the city of Tel Aviv-Jaffa, and to provide its residents with water and sewage services.
1.4.1.”You” or “User” – any individual who accesses the Site through a computer and/or any other end device, including cellular communications for any purpose whatsoever, including contacting the Company, paying invoices, updating details, etc.
1.4.2.”Use of the Website” – any log in and/or browsing and/or viewing and/or visiting the Website for any purpose whatsoever, including the provision of information on the Site.
1.4.3.”Content” or “Contents” – any information of any kind or type, including any verbal, visual, vocal, audiovisual or any combination thereof, and any design, processing or display thereof in any manner whatsoever, including any picture, illustration, animation, photograph, chart, model, image, simulation, video, voice file, music file, software, computer code, application, protocol, article, database, interface and any character, sign, symbol and icon (icon) that appears and/or is integrated on the Site by the Company, all of which, whether this is owned by the Company or owned by any third party that has granted the Company the right to use them. For the sake of removing any doubt, “Content” does not include “User Content”.
1.4.4.”User Content” – any information of any kind whatsoever that shall be upload to the Site and/or provided to the Company through the Site by you, including personal information.
2.1. The Site is an online platform which provides the User with information about the Company, its authorities and its functions in accordance with the Water and Sewage Corporations Law, 5761-2001, the regulations and rules that have been amended thereby, including the Rules of Water and Sewage Corporations (Service Standards), 5771-2011 and also pursuant to any other law which is applicable and/or may be applicable to the Company, acceptance of the services provided by the Company to the residents of the City of Tel Aviv-Jaffa and which are offered on the Site (including publishing updates and guidelines as these are and as they may be from time to time, incorporating answers to additional questions with respect to the services of the Company and/or activities on the Site, recommendations for saving water and any other information as and to the extent that the Company is obliged to publish to the public in accordance with law), as well as allowing the User to conduct activities on the Site (such as contacting the Company, paying invoices, updating details, sending CVs for jobs advertised on the Site, etc.).
3. Intellectual Property Rights
3.1. Except for User Content, in the relationship between you and the Company, the Company is the sole owner of the Site, the design, the planning, the structure of the files, symbol/s appearing therein and the trademarks on the Site in respect of all the contents thereof.
4. Executing activities on the Site
4.1. The Site offers the User the ability to conduct online activities on the Site which are related to the water and sewerage services provided by the Company; for example paying the invoice for the consumption of water and sewerage, updating and/or providing various details such as the exchange of consumers and updating details, updating the number of tenants in the property, sending various requests to the Company, creating a personal area and so forth. The possibility of conducting activities may change from time to time, in accordance with the discretion of the Company.
4.2. Some of the services offered on the Site that allow for the execution of the aforementioned activities are provided by third parties, who serve as subcontractors of the Company and operate on its behalf. Therefore, you are aware of the fact that clicking on certain services offered on the Site will actually take you off the Site itself, and you will be transferred directly to the Site of the relevant service provider (for example – provider of clearing-house services).
4.3. Making a payment on the Site: as specified, the Site enables you to make various payments on the Site (such as payment of invoicea for the consumption of water and sewage ). In accordance with what is stated in Section 4.2 above, clicking on “Payment of invoice” on the Site removes the User from the Site and transfers him directly to the website of the payment and clearing-house services provider. When execution of payment is completed, the Company will send the User a tax invoice for the payment, to the email address which was entered by him. The User should refer any claim that he may have (should there be any) in connection with executing the payment to the Company, by means of the following e-mail – email@example.com , or through the Website of the Company.
4.4. Sending CVs for jobs advertised on the Site: the Company might from time to time post ‘want ads’ on the Site, and the Site might enable submission of candidacy for such jobs. We do not guarantee that the jobs advertised on the Site (should they be advertised) will suit the needs of the User and/or that we will schedule a job interview for you and/or accept you for work, and the aforesaid is at our sole discretion. You hereby waive any assertion and/or claim and/or demand against the Company and/or anyone on its behalf in connection with jobs advertised on the Site or in relation thereto.
5. Links to Sites
6.1. The Company invests effort in order to ensure the User with a convenient browsing experience on the Site. However, it does not guarantee that the Site or any of its components will operate continuously, properly and that access to it will be available and/or free of breakdowns and/or uninterrupted (including due to the ongoing maintenance of the Site or the need to deal with malfunctions). Accordingly, there will be no allegation of lack of ability to perform on-site operations on a timely basis (such as – delay in conducting payment for a water bill or any other activity that has a due date for execution); for inactivity of the Site and/or malfunctions on the Site; and you absolve the Company of any assertion and/or claim and/or demand that you may have in association with the aforesaid.
6.2. The Company shall bear no liability, in any manner whatsoever, for distortion of User Content (in whole or in part) that was provided to the Site and/or any inquiry that was not received by the Site, non-responsiveness to any such inquiry, any delay in responding to it, and/or failure to obtain sufficient information on the Site. We will make every effort to respond to your inquiry as soon as possible and in accordance with law.
6.3. The images presented on the Site serve only for purposes of illustration, and are not binding. The services offered on the Website, as well as the content and information contained therein, are ‘as is’ without there being any undertaking, representation or liability of any kind whatsoever with regard to the suitability thereof for the purposes of the User, for any particular purpose, the up-datedness of the content and/or the correctness thereof and/or lack of violation of copyright. The Company is not responsible for the accuracy, reliability, completeness of the content, lack of errors therein, their effect on the end devices used by the Users, and the use of them, including any reliance on them – which is on the sole responsibility of the User. The Company shall not bear liability for any consequences from the use of the Website and the content therein (including the services offered on the Site) by the User, and the use of the Content, including the results of their use, is the sole and exclusive responsibility of the User.
6.4. The Site, the content appearing therein and the services offered within the framework thereof are general in nature, directed to the general public and are not intended and/or directed and/or designed specifically for any particular User. You should not rely on the content and/or services and/or any advice, recommendation or opinion received by means of the Website (if and to the extent that this shall be received) for the purpose of reaching any decisions whatsoever, including matters of a professional, commercial, legal, personal, financial nature, etc. The Site should not be considered as being legal advice or any other type of professional advice. For this purpose you should consult with a suitable professional in order to get advice that is suited to your particular circumstances, and to the data of your case.
6.5. To the extent that you have indicated on the Site that you are interested in receiving invoices for payment, various information and updates from the Company (the “Online Material“) by email instead of regular (physical) mail, it is your responsibility to ensure that the email address that you have given the Company is correct and active, and is not blocked from receiving email from the Company. If you did not find and/or have not received online material from the Company (even though you indicated that you are interested in receiving it), it is possible that the material online may have been deleted and/or transferred to an archive and/or transferred to a junk inbox (spam). Therefore, you should periodically review the relevant folders and update your email inbox settings accordingly. The Company will not be held responsible and/or liable by any means whatsoever, and you hereby discharge the Company from any assertion and/or claim and/or demand that you may have regarding the non-receipt of online material to your email inbox (including any allegation on the matter of non-payment or delay in payment of an invoice as a result thereof).
6.6. It is further clarified that sending online material via email does not exempt the User from paying invoices that were sent to him via regular (physical) mail, by means of his request pursuant to Section 6.5 above.
7. Limitation of Liability
Notwithstanding anything that may have been stated in any law or agreement, in no instance shall the Company (including its employees, directors, and anyone on behalf thereof) be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, but not limited to, direct, indirect or consequential damages, including damages deriving from loss of profits, loss of data or disruption of business processes, damage to reputation, and so forth) in connection with and/or as a result of logging in and/or using the Website, failure to use the Site or the results of using the Website (including any of the content and/or services offered there), and/or use or inability to use any other site linked to the Site, or the content contained in the Site, and in any of the Sites linked to the Site (including reliance on such content), and/or as a result of exposure to computer damage (including viruses) and/or due to infringement of intellectual property rights of any kind whatsoever (whether or not these are registered ), all of which even if the Company has already received information regarding the possibility of such damages occurring, whatever the cause of action or the reason for the damages, whether contractual, torts or otherwise. The only remedy that shall be granted to you in any event, and notwithstanding any law or agreement, shall be the cessation of use of the Website.
8.1. The Site is intended for use by an adult (over the age of 18) within the sovereignty of the State of Israel, and is not intended for use by minors. If you are a minor (under the age of 18), your use of the Website will constitute evidence that you have received permission from your parent or legal guardian, who has appointed you to make use of it.
8.7. Waiver of Rights in the event that the Company shall not take advantage of one or more of its rights in accordance with this Agreement, shall not be regarded as a waiver or acceptance by the Company and shall not constitute any motive against it.