terms of use

Colombo Coffee Club™ www.colombocoffeeclub.com and all its rights are owned by Rype3 Ltd including all digital content of colombocoffeeclub.com.

Colombo Coffee Club™ Terms of Use given herewith updated as of March 31 2016. (Previous Update - May 18th 2015, If you need a copy of the previous version please email to legal@rype3.com)

Colombo Coffee Club™ (otherwise referred to as 'colombocoffeeclub.com') has two main web portals www.colombocoffeeclub.com & marketplace.colombocoffeeclub.com. Established for the purpose of sharing the information on coffee market, industry and gourmet coffee experiences, coffee shops and cafe details in Colombo and suburbs for the local community and tourists.

Quality and integrity of the information and our processes within the website is important to us. Therefore, open and honest discussion, participation and reviews are important to us, and help to inform people and generate better understanding for other readers and contributors. Regardless of your age, sex, race, or expertise, you have something to contribute and we want to hear it. Given our open environment, we can and will not tolerate any known acts that will serve to offend any reader based on their age, sex, race, or expertise level. Further, any illegal activities, such as the posting of all copyrighted content, are expressly forbidden.

With this stated 60:40Connected Division of Rype3, Managing the Social Channels and content for Colombo Coffee Club™ will review all content posted by reviewers on the colombocoffeeclub.com and its social channels and will reserve the right to delete or edit any reviews or other postings that are not, in our sole discretion, in the spirit of these basic outline values. We will monitor posting activity of anyone who violates the following guidelines and, if necessary, restrict their ability to post reviews, photos, commentary, or messages on the site.

Our basic guidelines for participation within this website are as follows: No insults or personal attacks against anyone. No profanity or obscene language.

No pornographic, violent or obscene pictures are allowed to be posted, if detected they will be deleted. Any illegal content, such as hate literature and infringing copyrighted material is expressly forbidden. Feel free to debate what others say in their reviews, but keep the fully fledged arguments and flame wars somewhere else.

Additionally, we have a set of review guidelines we ask you to follow: Please rate cafes you have been to, be realistic with your ratings, and remember that others will be using your rating to make decisions. Outrageous or suspicious activity, if detected, will be verified by email, and will be deleted. Unauthorized commercial advertising within the Social Channels of Colombo Coffee Club™ or use of Colombo Coffee Club's Brand name is strictly prohibited.

We encourage Colombo Coffee Club™ community/members to help support these community guidelines.

License Grant

When any content is posted to the colombocoffeeclub.com, the content author is automatically granting Colombo Coffee Club™ and its representatives TM a license for use. By contributing or submitting cafe reviews, message board postings, photographs, or any other content, you automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of such rights has expressly granted) us royalty-free and exclusive worldwide right and license to use, copy, modify, adapt, and or publish your words into any form, medium or technology without compensation to you, for use within the Colombo Coffee Club™ domains, or for promotion of said domain.

If you wish to withdraw this grant, anytime you may do so by contacting us via email at corporate@rype3.com with reference to the URL hosting your content. 6040Connected a Division of Rype3 Ltd will review and delete the content if the claim is valid, and release you from any grant.

Colombo Coffee Club™ is bound to respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask that our users do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied, and is accessible on the colombocoffeeclub.com in a way that constitutes copyright infringement or does not fall under the FAIR USE laws in Sri Lanka, we ask you to notify us and we will take the appropriate action.