on which medielf.com offers you access to and use of our sites, services, applications and tools
Use of the Medielf.com requires registering. You agree to comply with all the above when
registering to medielf.com and when accessing medielf.com or using the Services. The entity you
are contracting with is Medbu Oy, Kasarmikatu 28 C 17, 00130 Helsinki, Finland.
Please be advised that this User Agreement contains provisions that govern how claims you and
we have against each other are resolved (see Disclaimer of Warranties; Limitation of Liability and
Legal Disputes provisions below).
Medielf.com is a marketplace that allows users to offer, sell and buy just about anything in a variety
of pricing formats and locations. The actual contract for sale is directly between the sellers and
While we may provide pricing, shipping, listing, and other guidance in our Services, such guidance
is solely informational and you may decide to follow it or not. Medielf.com has no control over and
does not guarantee the existence, quality, safety or legality of items advertised; the truth or accuracy
of users' content or listings; the ability of sellers to sell items; the ability of buyers to pay for items;
or that a buyer or seller will actually complete a transaction or return an item.
In connection with using or accessing the Services you will not:
1 post, list or upload content or items in inappropriate categories or areas on our sites;
2 breach or circumvent any laws, third party rights or our systems, policies, or
determinations of your account status;
3 use our Services if you are not able to form legally binding contracts (for example if
you are under 18), or are temporarily or indefinitely suspended from using our sites, services,
applications or tools;
4 fail to pay for items purchased by you, unless you have a valid reason as set out in an
medielf.com policy, for example, the seller has materially changed the item's description after you
bid, a clear typographical error is made, or you cannot contact the seller;
5 fail to deliver items sold by you, unless you have a valid reason as set out in an
medielf.com policy, for example, the buyer fails to follow the posted terms or you cannot contact
6 manipulate the price of any item or interfere with any other user's listings;
7 post false, inaccurate, misleading, defamatory, or libelous content;
8 take any action that may undermine the feedback or ratings systems;
9 transfer your medielf.com account (including Feedback) and user ID to another party
without our consent;
10 distribute or post spam, unsolicited or bulk electronic communications, chain letters,
or pyramid schemes;
11 distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm medielf.com, or the
interests or property of users;
12 use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access our Services for any
13 bypass our robot exclusion headers, interfere with the working of our Services, or
impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;
14 export or re-export any medielf.com application or tool except in compliance with the
export control laws of any relevant jurisdictions and in accordance with posted rules and
15 reproduce, perform, display, distribute, reverse engineer, or prepare derivative works
from content that belongs to or is licensed to medielf.com, or that comes from the Services and
belongs to another medielf.com user or to a third party including works covered by any copyrights,
trademark, patent, or other intellectual property right, except with prior express permission of
medielf.com and/or any other party holding the right to license such use;
16 commercialize any medielf.com application or any information or software associated
with such application;
17 harvest or otherwise collect information about users without their consent; or
18 circumvent any technical measures we use to provide the Services.
If we believe or discover that you are abusing medielf.com in any of the ways mentioned above or
otherwise, we may, in our sole discretion, take any steps to prevent and mitigate such abuse such
as limiting, suspending, or terminating your user account(s) and access to our Services, delaying
or removing hosted content, removing any special status associated with your account(s), reducing
or eliminating any discounts, and taking technical and/or legal steps to prevent you from using our
We may cancel unconfirmed accounts or accounts that have been inactive for a long time or modify
or discontinue our Services. Additionally, we reserve the right to refuse or terminate our Services to
anyone for any reason at our discretion.
The fees we charge for using our Services are listed on our Standard Selling Fees page. We may
change our seller fees from time to time by posting the changes on the medielf.com site 14 days in
advance, but with no advance notice required for temporary promotions.
You must have a payment method on file when selling on medielf.com, or put one on file before
you next sell, and pay all fees and applicable taxes associated with our Services by the payment
due date. If your payment method fails or your account is past due, we may collect fees owed
using other collection mechanisms. (This includes charging other payment methods on file with us,
retaining collection agencies and legal counsel, and, for accounts over 180 days past due, deducting
the amount owed from your PayPal account balance.) In addition, you will be subject to interest for
late payments according Interest Act -Finland. Medielf.com, or the collection agencies we retain,
may also report information about your account to credit bureaus, and as a result, late payments,
missed payments, or other defaults on your account may be reflected in your credit report.
When listing an item, you agree to comply with the following rules of listing:
1 You are responsible for the accuracy and content of the listing and item offered.
2 You warrant that you have all the necessary rights and licenses to sell the listed items.
Medielf.com is not in anyway responsible for the unlawful listing or sell of such item.
3 You acknowledge that a listing offer is always binding unless otherwise notified.
4 You may not use this service to list or distribute material infringing someone else’s
copyrighted or otherwise protected material without the express permission from the holder of such
right. You may not use this service in a matter that is harmful or offensive to medielf.com, other
users or to any third party. You may not use the Services in anyway that is illegal or unethical.
5 Your listing may not be immediately searchable by keyword or category for several
hours (or up to 24 hours in some circumstances). Medielf.com can't guarantee exact listing
6 You may only list items that are allowed to be listed by medielf.com or applicable
law. Any content may be deleted at medielf.com's sole discretion.
7 We strive to create a marketplace where buyers find what they are looking for.
Therefore, the appearance or placement of listings in search and browse results will depend on a
variety of factors, including, but not limited to:
• buyer's location, search query, browsing site, and history;
• item's location, listing format, price and shipping cost, terms of service, end time,
history, and relevance to the user query;
• seller's history, Detailed Seller Ratings, Feedback, and defect rate; and
• number of listings matching the buyer's query.
• Accordingly, to drive a positive user experience, a listing may not appear in some
search and browse results regardless of the sort order chosen by the buyer.
When buying an item, you agree to the rules for buyers and that:
1 You are responsible for reading the full item listing before making a bid or
commitment to buy.
2 You enter into a legally binding contract to purchase an item when you commit to buy
an item or if you have the winning bid (or your bid is otherwise accepted).
3 We do not transfer legal ownership of items from the seller to the buyer nor do we
have any other obligations belonging normally to a seller or a buyer.
When providing us with content or causing content to be posted using our Services, you grant us
a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sublicensable (through multiple
tiers) right to exercise any and all copyright, publicity, trademarks, database rights and other
intellectual property rights you have in the content, in any media known now or developed in the
future. Further, to the fullest extent permitted under applicable law, you waive your moral rights
and promise not to assert such rights or any other intellectual property or publicity rights against us,
our sublicensees, or our assignees.
You represent and warrant that none of the following infringe any rights mentioned in the preceding
paragraph: your provision of content to us, your causing content to be posted using the Services,
and use of any such content (including of works derived from it) by us, our users, or others in
contract with us that is done in connection with the Services and in compliance with this User
To protect against the risk of liability, medielf.com may request, that PayPal or Braintree Payments
restrict access to funds in a seller's PayPal or Braintree Payments account based on certain factors,
including, but not limited to, selling history, seller performance, riskiness of the listing category, or
the filing of an medielf.com. This may result in PayPal determining to restrict funds in your PayPal
account in order to manage PayPal's risk exposure pursuant to PayPal policies.
Medielf.com may, without further notice or warning and in its discretion, monitor or record
telephone conversations you or anyone acting on your behalf with Medielf.com or its agents for
quality control and training purposes or for its own protection.
User name and password
The user name and password are strictly personal and may not be disclosed to a third party. You
are obliged to preserve your user name and password with due care and liable for any unauthorized
use of Services with your user name. If the user name or password is disclosed to a third party
(for any reason not attributable for medielf.com) you are obligated without undue delay to inform
medielf.com and your liability for unauthorized use ends when after the receipt of such information
Disclaimer of Warranties; Limitation of Liability
We try to keep our Services safe, secure, and functioning properly, but we cannot guarantee
the continuous operation of or access to our Services. Updates and other functionalities in
medielf.com's applications may not occur in real time. Such functionality is subject to delays
beyond medielf.com's control.
You agree that you are making use of our Services at your own risk, and that they are being
provided to you on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis. Accordingly, to the extent permitted
by applicable law, we exclude all express or implied warranties, terms and conditions including,
but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-
In addition, to the extent permitted by applicable law, we (including our parent, subsidiaries, and
affiliates, and our and their officers, directors, agents and employees) are not liable, and you agree
not to hold us responsible, for any damages or losses (including, but not limited to, loss of money,
goodwill or reputation, profits, or other intangible losses or any special, indirect, or consequential
damages) resulting directly or indirectly from:
1 your use of or your inability to use our Services;
2 pricing, shipping or other guidance provided by medielf.com;
3 delays or disruptions in our Services;
4 viruses or other malicious software obtained by accessing, or linking to, our Services;
5 glitches, bugs, errors, or inaccuracies of any kind in our Services;
6 damage to your hardware device from the use of any medielf.com Service;
7 the content, actions, or inactions of third parties, including items listed using our
Services or the destruction of allegedly fake items;
8 a suspension or other action taken with respect to your account or breach of the
Abusing medielf.com Section above;
9 the duration or manner in which your listings appear in search results as set out in the
Listing Conditions Section above; or
10 your need to modify practices, content, or behavior or your loss of or inability to do
business, as a result of changes to this User Agreement or our policies.
Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of warranties or exclusion of damages, so such
disclaimers and exclusions may not apply to you.
Regardless of the previous paragraphs, if we are found to be liable, our liability to you or to
any third party is limited to the greater of (a) any amounts up to the price the item sold for on
medielf.com (including any applicable sales tax) and its original shipping costs, (b) the amount of
fees in dispute not to exceed the total fees, which you paid to us in the 12 months prior to the action
giving rise to the liability, or (c) $100.
If you have a dispute with one or more users, you release us (and our affiliates and subsidiaries,
and our and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents) from claims, demands and
damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of
or in any way connected with such disputes. In entering into this release you expressly waive any
protections (whether statutory or otherwise) that would otherwise limit the coverage of this release
to include only those claims which you may know or suspect to exist in your favor at the time of
agreeing to this release.
You will indemnify and hold us (and our affiliates and subsidiaries, and our and their respective
officers, directors, employees, agents) harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable
legal fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach this Agreement, your
improper use of medielf.com's Services or your breach of any law or the rights of a third party.
PLEASE READ THIS SECTION CAREFULLY. IT AFFECTS YOUR RIGHTS AND WILL
HAVE A SUBSTANTIAL IMPACT ON HOW CLAIMS YOU AND MEDIELF.COM HAVE
AGAINST EACH OTHER ARE RESOLVED.
You and medielf.com agree that any claim or dispute at law or equity that has arisen or may arise
between us relating in any way to or arising out of this or previous versions of the medielf.com
User Agreement your use of or access to the Services, or any products or services sold or purchased
through the Services will be resolved in accordance with the provisions set forth in this Legal
You agree that the laws of Finland, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern
the User Agreement and any claim or dispute that has arisen or may arise between you and
B. Judicial Forum for Legal Disputes
Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or in connection with this User Agreement, or
the breach, termination or invalidity thereof between you and medielf.com shall be settled in the
Helsinki district court as the court of first instance.
Medbu Oy and medielf.com is located at Kasarmikatu 28C17, 00130 Helsinki, Finland.
Except as otherwise provided in this Agreement, if any provision of this User Agreement is held
to be invalid, void or for any reason unenforceable, such provision shall be struck out and shall not
affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions. In our sole discretion, we may
assign this User Agreement, by providing notice of such assignment.
Headings are for reference purposes only and do not limit the scope or extent of such Section. Our
failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not waive our right to act with respect to
subsequent or similar breaches. We do not guarantee we will take action against all breaches of this
We may amend this User Agreement at any time by posting the amended terms on
www.medielf.com. Our right to amend the User Agreement includes the right to modify, add to, or
remove terms in the User Agreement. We will provide you 14 days notice by posting the amended
terms. Additionally, we will notify you through the medielf.com Message System and/or by email.
Your continued access or use of our Services constitutes your acceptance of the amended terms.
We may also ask you to acknowledge your acceptance of the User Agreement through an electronic
click-through. This User Agreement may not otherwise be amended except through mutual
agreement by you and an medielf.com representative who intends to amend this User Agreement
and is duly authorized to agree to such an amendment.
The policies posted on our sites may be changed from time to time. Changes take effect when we
post them on the medielf.com site.
No agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is
intended or created by this User Agreement.
agreement between you and medielf.com and supersede all prior understandings and agreements of
The following Sections survive any termination of this User Agreement: Fees, Content, Disclaimer
of Warranties; Limitation of Liability; Indemnity, and Legal Disputes.