Terms & Conditions
Welcome to Research Academy for Medical Fiqh and Islamic Treatment (RAMFIT). Please read these Terms of Service
(“TOS”) before registering for an account on RAMFIT or using any portion of the RAMFIT website or mobile applications (collectively,
the “RAMFIT Site,” which consists of all content and pages located within the ramfit.org web domain and all RAMFIT mobile
applications), including accessing any course material, chat rooms, or other electronic services. These TOS are agreements (the “Agreements”) between you and
RAMFIT. By using the RAMFIT Site, you accept and agree to be legally bound by the Agreements, whether or not you are a registered
describes how your data is collected and processed when you use the RAMFIT Site. If you do not understand or do not wish to be bound by the terms of
RAMFIT reserves the right to modify these TOS at any time without advance notice. Any changes to these TOS will be
effective immediately upon posting on this page, with an updated effective date. By accessing the RAMFIT Site after any changes have been made, you
signify your agreement on a prospective basis to the modified TOS and all of the changes. Be sure to return to this page periodically to ensure familiarity with the
most current version of this TOS.
RULES FOR ONLINE CONDUCT
You agree that you are responsible for your uase of the RAMFIT Site and your User Postings. “User Postings” means all content
submitted, posted, published, or distributed on the RAMFIT Site by you or other users of the RAMFIT Site, including but not limited to all forum posts, wiki edits,
notes, questions, comments, videos, and file uploads. You agree that you will use the RAMFIT Site in compliance with these Agreements, and all applicable local, state,
national and international laws, rules and regulations, including copyright laws, any laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from your country of
residence, and all Bangladesh export control laws.
As a condition of your use of the RAMFIT Site, you will not use the RAMFIT Site in any manner intended to damage, disable, overburden,
or impair any RAMFIT server or the network(s) connected to any RAMFIT server or to interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the RAMFIT Site. You may not
attempt to gain unauthorized access to the RAMFIT Site, other accounts, computer systems, or networks connected to any RAMFIT server through hacking, password mining,
or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information stored on the RAMFIT Site, its servers, or associated computers through any
means not intentionally made available through the RAMFIT Site. If you are a registered user, you will not share your password or let anyone else access or compromise
your account (except close family member).
Furthermore, you agree not to scrape, or otherwise download in bulk, any RAMFIT Site content, including but not limited to a list or
directory of users on the system, User Postings or user information, online textbooks, course materials, or trademarks and logos. You agree not to misrepresent or
attempt to misrepresent your identity while using the RAMFIT Site (although you are welcome and encouraged to use an anonymous username in the forums and to act in a
manner that keeps your identity concealed).
STRICTLY PROHIBITED ITEMS
THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ARE STRICTLY PROHIBITED ON THE RAMFIT SITE:
- Content that defames harasses or threatens others;
- Content that discusses illegal activities with the intent to commit them;
- Content that infringes another’s intellectual property, including, but not limited to, copyrightsor trademarks;
- Profane, pornographic, obscene, indecent or unlawful content;
- Advertising or any form of commercial solicitation;
- Content related to partisan political activities;
- Viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, corrupted files, malware, spyware, or any othersimilar software that may damage the operation of another’s computer or property; and
- Content that contains intentionally inaccurate information or that is posted with the intent ofmisleading others (this list, collectively, “Strictly Prohibited Items”).
- You may not submit, post, publish, share, or otherwise distribute any of the above StrictlyProhibited Items on or via the RAMFIT Site.
To create a user account, you must provide your full name, an email address, your country or region of residence, a public username,
and a user password. You agree that you will never divulge or share access or access information for your user account with any third party for any reason (except
close family member). In setting up your user account, you may be prompted to enter additional optional information (e.g., your year of birth). You represent that all
information provided by you is accurate and current. You agree to maintain and update your information to keep it accurate and current.
the collection and use of data on the RAMFIT Site.
YOUR RIGHT TO USE CONTENT ON THE RAMFIT SITE
Unless indicated as being in the public domain, the content on the RAMFIT Site is protected by Bangladesh and foreign copyright laws.
Unless otherwise expressly stated on the RAMFIT Site, the texts, exams, videos, images, and other instructional materials provided with the courses offered on the
RAMFIT Site are for your personal use in connection with those courses only. We aim to make much of the RAMFIT course content available under more open license terms
that will help create a vibrant ecosystem of contributors and further RAMFIT’s goal of making education accessible and affordable to the world.
Certain reference documents, digital textbooks, articles, and other information on the RAMFIT Site are used with the permission of
third parties, and the use of that information is subject to certain rules and conditions, which will be posted along with the information. By using the RAMFIT Site,
you agree to abide by all such rules and conditions.
You agree to retain all copyright and other notices on any content you obtain from the RAMFIT Site. All rights in the RAMFIT Site and
its content, if not expressly granted, are reserved.
Use for Personalization and Pedagogical Improvements.
Our goal is to provide current and future visitors to the RAMFIT Site with the best possible educational experience. To further this
goal, we sometimes present different users with different versions of course materials and software. We do this to personalize the experience to the individual learner
(to assess the learner’s level of ability and learning style, and present materials best suited to the learner), to improve our understanding of the learning process,
and to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of our course materials, payment models, platform features, and offerings. We may publish or otherwise publicize results
User Postings Representations and Warranties.
By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you affirm, represent, and warrant (1) that you have the necessary rights, licenses,
consents, and/or permissions to reproduce and publish the User Postings and to authorize RAMFIT and its users to reproduce, modify, publish, and otherwise use and
distribute your User Postings in a manner consistent with the licenses granted by you below, and (2) that neither your submission of your User Postings nor the
exercise of the licenses granted below will infringe or violate the rights of any third party. You, and not RAMFIT, are solely responsible for your User Postings and
the consequences of posting or publishing them.
License Grant to RAMFIT.
By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you hereby grant to RAMFIT a worldwide, non-exclusive, transferable, assignable,
sub-licensable, fully paid-up, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to host, transfer, display, perform, reproduce, modify, distribute, redistribute,
relicense, and otherwise use, make available, and exploit your User Postings, in whole or in part, in any form and any media formats and through any media channels
(now known or hereafter developed).
License Grant to RAMFIT Users.
By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you hereby grant to each user of the RAMFIT Site a non-exclusive license to access
and use your User Postings in connection with their use of the RAMFIT Site for their purposes.
CERTIFICATES AND OTHER PRODUCTS & SERVICES
From time to time, RAMFIT and the colleges, universities, and other institutions providing courses and programs on the RAMFIT Site
(collectively, the “Members”) may offer services and products for a fee (for example, course and program certificates). For anything that you choose to purchase on the
payment vendor, and you will be routed to a secure payment flow controlled by that vendor to complete the payment transaction. Once your payment transaction is
completed, a RAMFIT confirmation page will be displayed, and you will receive a confirmation email with your name, order number, and the payment amount. Please retain
this email for your records as this information will be required if you seek a refund from RAMFIT, as described below.
Course enrolment and other purchases on the RAMFIT Site may be eligible for a refund for a while (in each case, the “Refund
Period”). The applicable Refund Period for courses is 14 days from the actual course start date. To request a refund for a purchase that you made, please email us at
[email protected] and include your full name and order number in your email request. Refunds will be credited to the credit card used for the purchase and may take up
to two billing cycles to process. If the applicable Refund Period for purchase has passed, but you believe a refund is warranted, please email us at
DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTY / LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITIES
THE RAMFIT SITE AND ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT OR SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE RAMFIT SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS
AVAILABLE” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND (EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR OTHERWISE), INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, EXCEPT INSOFAR AS ANY SUCH IMPLIED WARRANTIES MAY NOT BE DISCLAIMED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
RAMFIT AND THE RAMFIT PARTICIPANTS (AS HEREINAFTER DEFINED) DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE RAMFIT SITE WILL OPERATE IN AN UNINTERRUPTED OR
ERROR-FREE MANNER, THAT THE RAMFIT SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR THAT THE COURSES OR CONTENT PROVIDED WILL MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS.
RAMFIT AND THE RAMFIT PARTICIPANTS ALSO MAKE NO WARRANTY ABOUT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, OR QUALITY OF THE RAMFIT SITE OR ANY COURSES OR CONTENT, OR THAT
ANY PARTICULAR COURSES OR CONTENT WILL CONTINUE TO BE MADE AVAILABLE.
USE OF THE RAMFIT SITE AND THE CONTENT AND SERVICES OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THE RAMFIT SITE, IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOUR ACCESS TO OR
DOWNLOAD OF INFORMATION, MATERIALS, OR DATA THROUGH THE RAMFIT SITE OR ANY REFERENCE SITES IS AT YOUR DISCRETION AND RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY
DAMAGE TO YOUR PROPERTY (INCLUDING YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM) OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF SUCH MATERIAL OR DATA, UNLESS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY
User Postings Disclaimer.
You understand that when using the RAMFIT Site you will be exposed to User Postings from a variety of sources and that neither RAMFIT
nor the RAMFIT Participants are responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, reliability, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such User Postings. You
further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to User Postings that are inaccurate, offensive, defamatory, indecent or objectionable and you agree to
waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against RAMFIT or any of the RAMFIT Participants with respect thereto.
Neither RAMFIT nor any of the RAMFIT Participants endorse any User Postings or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein. Neither RAMFIT nor any of the
RAMFIT Participants have any obligation to monitor any User Postings or any other user communications through the RAMFIT Site.
However, RAMFIT reserves the right to review User Postings and to exercise its sole discretion to edit or remove, in whole or in part,
any User Posting at any time and for any reason, or to allow the RAMFIT Participants to do so. Without limiting the foregoing, upon receiving notice from a user or a
content owner that a User Posting allegedly does not conform to these TOS, RAMFIT may investigate the allegation and determine in its sole discretion whether to remove
the User Posting, which it reserves the right to do at any time and without notice.
Links to Other Websites.
The RAMFIT Site may include hyperlinks to websites maintained or controlled by others.RAMFIT and the RAMFIT Participants are not
responsible for and do not routinely screen, approve, review or endorse the contents of or use of any of the products or services that may be offered at these
websites. If you decide to access linked third-party websites, you do so at your own risk.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, YOU AGREE THAT NEITHER RAMFIT NOR ANY OF THE RAMFIT PARTICIPANTS WILL BE LIABLE TO
YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGES, EITHER ACTUAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, OR YOUR (OR ANY THIRD PARTY’S) USE OF OR INABILITY
TO USE THE RAMFIT SITE, OR YOUR PLACEMENT OF CONTENT ON THE RAMFIT SITE, OR YOUR RELIANCE UPON INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THE RAMFIT SITE, WHETHER YOUR CLAIM
IS BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STATUTORY OR OTHER LAW.
IN PARTICULAR, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, NEITHER RAMFIT NOR ANY OF THE RAMFIT PARTICIPANTS WILL HAVE ANY
LIABILITY FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR UNFORESEEABLE AND WHETHER OR NOT RAMFIT OR ANY
OF THE RAMFIT PARTICIPANTS HAS BEEN NEGLIGENT OR OTHERWISE AT FAULT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CLAIMS FOR DEFAMATION, ERRORS, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, OR
INTERRUPTION IN AVAILABILITY OF DATA).
You agree to defend, hold harmless, and indemnify RAMFIT and the RAMFIT Participants, and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates,
officers, faculty, students, fellows, governing board members, agents, and employees from and against any third-party claims, actions, or demands arising out of,
resulting from or in any way related to your use of the RAMFIT Site, including any liability or expense arising from any claims, losses, damages (actual and
consequential), suits, judgments, litigation costs, and attorneys’ fees, of every kind and nature. In such a case, RAMFIT or the applicable RAMFIT Participant will
provide you with written notice of such claim, suit, or action.
Termination Rights; Discontinuation of Courses and Content.
You agree that RAMFIT, in its sole discretion, may terminate your use of the RAMFIT Site or your participation in it, for any reason,
or no reason, upon notice to you. It is RAMFIT’s policy to terminate in appropriate circumstances the accounts of users of the RAMFIT Site who are repeat copyright
infringers.RAMFIT and the RAMFIT Participants reserve the right at any time in their sole discretion to cancel, delay, reschedule or alter the format of any course
offered through RAMFIT, or to cease providing any part or all of the RAMFIT Site content or related services, and you agree that neither RAMFIT nor any of the RAMFIT
Participants will have any liability to you for such an action. If you no longer desire to participate in the RAMFIT Site, you may terminate your participation at any
time. The rights granted to you hereunder will terminate upon any termination of your right to use the RAMFIT Site, but the other provisions of the Agreements will
survive any such termination.
The Agreements constitute the entire agreement between you and RAMFIT concerning your use of the RAMFIT Site, superseding any prior
agreements between you and RAMFIT regarding your use of the RAMFIT Site.
Waiver and Severability.
The failure of RAMFIT to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Agreements shall not constitute a waiver of such right or
provision. If any provision of the Agreements is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should
endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision and the other provisions of the Agreements shall remain in full force and
Choice of Law/Forum Selection.
You agree that the Agreements and any claim or dispute arising out of or relating to the Agreements or any content or service obtained
from or through the RAMFIT Site will be governed by the laws of Bangladesh, excluding its conflicts of law provisions.
June, 28th 2020.