Provisions to Add to Terms of Reference for Students

  • You, as a User of the Whetu website and platform (“Site”) agree that you are responsible for your own use of the Site. You will use the Site in compliance with these Terms of Reference, 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 United States, export control laws.
  • Unless expressly stated otherwise, all content on the Site is protected by United States and international copyright laws. Unless expressly stated otherwise, texts, exams, video, images and other material may be used only for your own personal use.
  • In using the site, you may not engage in behavior that
    • violates the privacy of any other user of the Site
    • is intimidating or harassing
    • violates the copyright, privacy or any other rights of third parties.
  • You represent that you have the necessary rights, licenses and permissions to publish or reproduce and publish your postings and to authorize Whetu and its users to reproduce, modify, publish and use your postings. You, and not Whetu, are solely responsible for your postings and any consequences arising therefrom.


Digital Millennium Copyright Act

If a copyright owner believes that a use of his or her material has been infringed on the Site, he or she should contact Whetu by following the procedures below.  The copyright owner, or the owner’s authorized agent, may provide proper notice of claimed infringements to Whetu’s designated agent in writing at the address provided below.  Whetu’s designated agent to receive complaints under the DMCA is María Luisa Albino (Tierra del Fuego 79, Mendoza 5500, Argentina. Phone: 0054 261 4-242344).

The written notification must include substantially the following:

  • A physical or electronic signature of the person who owns the exclusive copyright interest in question or a person authorized to act on behalf of the rights owner.
  • Identification of the copyrighted work or works claimed to have been infringed.
  • Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity, and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit Whetu’s agent to locate the material.
  • Contact information sufficient to permit the Whetu’s agent to contact the copyright owner, such as an address, telephone number, and e-mail address.
  • A statement that the copyright owner has a good faith belief that the use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
  • A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.