Terms and conditions

Welcome to the Russian Guru!

Any use of the site, including registration on the site, publication of content and comments, constitutes acceptance of this agreement. If you do not agree with the terms of the User Agreement, please refrain from using the site.

The site administration has the right to change the content of the User Agreement unilaterally. Changes come into force without any special notice from the moment the information is posted on the site. Continued use of the site after changes to the User Agreement means acceptance of such changes.

1. Basic conditions

1.1. Any materials posted on the site may be removed if their content is contrary to the editorial policy of the site or generally accepted norms of behavior. We urge users to refrain from insults and other violations of generally accepted rules of acceptable behavior.

1.2. Insulting and humiliating other users in any form, including in comments and private messages, is prohibited. If at the same time obscene language was used, the site administration has the right to block the user account and the ability to use the site’s functionality for an indefinite period.

1.3. User accounts created for the purpose of advertising are blocked, content is completely removed.

1.4. The site has the right to send the user to the e-mail address specified during registration with informational e-mail messages about important events occurring on the site or in connection with it.

1.5. The administration reserves the right to disable the ability to use the site and suspend subscriptions to users who do not comply with the established rules.

2. Rules for posting content

2.1. The user voluntarily adds content to the site, while the user retains intellectual and any other rights that belong to him in relation to the content.

2.2. By posting the content, the user confirms that this gratuitously grants the site the right to display, reproduce, modify, store, openly display, adapt, publish, distribute, archive, translate and any other use of the content or any part thereof without limitation of the term and territory of validity.

2.3. When posting content, the user does not become a co-author of the site and waives any claims for such authorship in the future, and also waives the right to withdraw content.

2.4. The administration takes all necessary security measures, but does not bear any responsibility for the integrity and safety of the content posted on the site by the user.

2.5. Posting content containing personal data of other people (name, address, phone number, place of work, etc.) is prohibited.

2.6. The user is personally responsible for the information and content posted on the site and all the consequences associated with its publication.

2.7. The user acknowledges and agrees that the administration can, but is not obligated to view content of any kind posted by the user, and that the site administration has the right, but not the obligation, at its sole discretion, to refuse the user to post content or remove any of its content… The user understands and agrees that he must independently assess all the risks associated with the use of the content, including the assessment of the reliability, completeness or usefulness of this content.

2.8. The site administration does not restrict users in posting public and free information on the site, including text, graphic, audio and video materials.

2.9. For the settlement of claims related to the violation of the rights of copyright holders, users and non-users can contact the technical support service at the email address: mail@russian.guru

3. Rules of conduct and communication

3.1. When publishing content and comments, follow the laws — incitement to violence, incitement to ethnic hatred and other offenses can have consequences both for the site and for the user himself. Obvious violations will be deleted at the time of their detection, non-obvious ones — at the request of the regulatory authorities.

3.2. Respect each other — please refrain from making offensive, rude or threatening comments. If you attack another user or author, your content and comments may be removed.

3.3. When communicating, do not get personal, treat the interlocutor with respect. Insults, by which we mean humiliation of the honor and dignity of another user, will lead to account blocking.

4. Disclaimer

4.1. Any possible use of the platform is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. The site administration disclaims responsibility for any possible undesirable consequences that have arisen or may arise for visitors and users as a result of using the site.

4.2. The site administration does not bear any responsibility for any direct or indirect losses, for any directly or indirectly incurred loss of profit, reputational and moral costs resulting from:

4.2.1. Restrictions on the access of visitors and users to the site, including restrictions on access to a personal account;

4.2.2. Unfair actions of third parties who have received unauthorized access to the user’s account;

4.2.3. Posting information on the platform, including information that is defamatory, offensive or otherwise inappropriate in relation to anyone else.

4.3. The user is solely responsible for the observance of the rights of third parties, whose interests could be affected by the user’s actions when using the site.

4.4. The entire responsibility for the publication of illegal information, including defamatory, offensive or other inappropriate in relation to anyone else, lies with the user who posted it.

5. Privacy Policy

5.1. Registration on the site to use the functionality of the site (posting content and commenting on records) is mandatory. Registration provides access to the user’s personal account.

5.2. To register on the site, the user indicates a valid email address. No other personal information is intentionally collected on the site, which in turn does not restrict the user from posting it on his personal page — by posting it, the user agrees to its public display and use by an unlimited number of persons.

5.3. To ensure the normal operation of the site, COOKIES files are used, which can be stored on the user’s device. At the same time, all data that can be recognized as personal is stored exclusively in encrypted form. Additional data may be collected by advertising partners of the site — it can be used to create a profile of your interests and display relevant ads on other sites, identify your browser and devices.