Terms & Condition

These are the CJMB’s terms of use. They tell you:

  • The rules for using our services
  • What you can do with our content (share it, link to it, that sort of thing)
  • What we can do with things you post or upload.
  • Terms and conditions of use

Welcome to our digital content network. These are our terms and conditions for use of the network, which you may access in several ways, including but not limited to the World Wide Web via cjmb.net, Youtube Chanel, Facebook page, Instagram, Twitter,  PDA, mobile phone and RSS feeds. In these terms and conditions, when we say the “CJMB” we mean the digital information network operated by or on behalf of Citizen Journalist’s Media of Bangaldesh or its parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively “CJMB”), regardless of how you access the network, as well as any CJMB apps whether you access those via a CJMB Site or a third party site. However you access the CJMB Site, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. If you have accessed the Cjmb Site from the United States, United Kingdom or Australia, you also agree to be bound by additional terms contained at the end of these terms and conditions.

  1. Registration

You may access areas of the Cjmb Site that require registration by becoming a registered member and creating an account with us. You agree to be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your passwords or other account identifiers which you choose and all activities that occur under your account.

By registering on the CJMB Site, you agree that:

(i) your account and password are personal to you and may not be used by anyone else to access the CJMB Site;

(ii) you will not do anything which would assist anyone who is not a registered user to gain access to any registration area of the CJMB Site; and

(iii) you will not create registration accounts for the purpose of abusing the functionality of the site, or other users; nor will you seek to pass yourself off as another user.

You agree to notify us immediately if you become aware any unauthorised use of your password or account identifiers by others.

  1. Termination of registration

If you no longer wish to have a registered account, you may terminate your account by sending an email to userhelp@cjmb.net.  If you no longer accept these terms and conditions, or any future modification to these terms and conditions, you must cease using the CJMB  Site. Continued use of the CJMB Site indicates your continued acceptance of these terms and conditions.

If, for any reason, we can prove that you have not complied with these terms and conditions, we may, at our sole discretion, cancel your access to the registration areas of CJMB Site immediately with prior notice.

We may terminate your registered account, at our sole discretion, by emailing you at the address you have registered stating that the agreement has terminated.

  1. Use of material appearing on the CJMB Site

Your use of the CJMB Site is for your own personal and non-commercial use only. You acknowledge that, as between CJMB and you, except for user owned content and advertisements (as discussed below), CJMB is the sole owner of all content on the CJMB Site, including, without limitation, all applicable copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets, trade names, logos, and other intellectual property rights thereto, as well as text, images, graphics, logos, audio, video and other material appearing on the CJMB Site (“CJMB Content”). The CJMB Site and the CJMB Content are protected by the copyright laws of Bangladesh, the United States, United Kingdom and are protected globally by applicable international copyright treaties.

You may download and print extracts from the CJMB Content for your own personal and non-commercial use only, provided you maintain and abide by any author attribution, copyright or trademark notice or restriction in any material that you download or print. You may not use any CJMB Content for any other purpose without our prior written approval. Except as expressly authorised by the CJMB, you are not allowed to create a database in electronic or paper form comprising all or part of the material appearing on the CJMB Site.

To use our content other than as permitted by these terms/conditions and for all other inquiries about distribution or reproduction of the materials, please contact please contact us at syndication@cjmb.net.   syndication@cjmb.net.

  1. Disclaimer of liability

To the extent permitted at law, we do not accept any responsibility for any statement in the CJMB Content. Nothing in the CJMB Content is provided for any specific purpose or at the request of any particular person. For the avoidance of confusion, we will not be liable for any loss caused as a result of your doing, or not doing, anything as a result of viewing, reading or listening to the CJMB Content or any part of it. You can access other sites via links from the CJMB Site. These sites are not under our control and we are not responsible in any way for any of their contents.

We give no warranties of any kind concerning the CJMB Site or the CJMB Content. In particular, we do not warrant that the CJMB Site or any of its contents is virus free. You must take your own precautions in this respect as we accept no responsibility for any infection by virus or other contamination or by anything which has destructive properties.

Although we will do our best to provide constant, uninterrupted access to the CJMB Site, we do not guarantee this. We accept no responsibility or liability for any interruption or delay.

  1. Third party advertising on the CJMB Site

You will see advertising material submitted by third parties on the CJMB Site. We assure that, no sexist or racist advertising material will be published at CJMB site but we accept no other responsibility for the content of advertising material, including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein.

If you want to advertise on the CJMB Site, please email the advertising team at adverts@cjmb.net, and they will pass your details on to our advertising sales team.

  1. User content

Users of our site may be permitted to submit content for publication in various areas of the CJMB Site under the editorial policy of CJMB.

When you submit content to us, you agree and represent that you have created that content, or you have received permission from, or are authorised by, the owner of any part of the content to submit it to the CJMB Site.

You or the owner of the content still own the copyright in the content sent to us, but by submitting content to us, you are granting us an unconditional, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully transferable, perpetual worldwide licence to use, publish and/or transmit, and to authorise third-parties to use, publish and/or transmit your content in any format and on any platform, either now known or hereinafter invented.

You acknowledge and agree that when you post content on the CJMB Site or view content provided by others, you are doing so at your own discretion and risk, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, of that content. You further acknowledge and agree that the views expressed by you and other users in that content do not necessarily reflect the views of CJMB, and we do not support or endorse any user content. You acknowledge that we have no obligation to pre-screen, monitor, review, or edit any content posted by you and other users on the CJMB Site.

We, or authorised third parties, reserve the right to cut, crop, edit or refuse to publish, your content at our or their sole discretion. We may remove your content from use at any time.

We assure that, any content submitted by users and published by us or by authorised third parties will be published within the legal framework of bangladesh.

  1. Data protection

To find out what personal data we collect and how we use it, please visit our privacy policy at cjmb.net/ privacy-policy.

  1. Changes to these terms and conditions of use

Please note that we may change these terms and conditions from time to time at our sole discretion and we reserve the right to do without your consent. Any revised terms and conditions will be applicable at the time of posting on the CJMB Site. Please ensure that you review these terms and conditions regularly as you will be deemed to have accepted a variation if you continue to use the CJMB Site after it has been posted.

  1. Governing law & jurisdiction (except for US users)

These terms and conditions are governed by Bangladesh law and the parties agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Bangladesh courts.

  1. Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless CJMB, its parents, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, and employees from any and all claims, liabilities, costs, and expenses, including, but not limited to, attorneys’ fees and expenses, arising out a breach by you or any user of your account of these terms and conditions or privacy policy or arising out of a breach of your obligations, representation and warranties under these terms and conditions.