Terms and Conditions Of Use
1. Use Of The Site
The Site is provided to you free of charge by the Company for your personal use subject to these Terms. By using the Site you agree to be bound by these Terms.
The services provided by the Site do not include the provision of computer or other necessary equipment to access the Site. To use the Site you will require internet connectivity and appropriate telecommunications links. The Company shall not be liable for any telephone or other costs that you may incur.
The Company may update and amend these Terms from time to time and any changes will be notified to you via an announcement on the Site. The changes will apply to the use of the Site after the Company has given notice. If you do not wish to accept the new or amended Terms you should cease using the Site immediately. If you continue to use the Site after the date any change comes into effect, your use of the Site indicates your agreement to be bound by the new or amended Terms.
3. Availability of the Site
Although the Company aims to offer you the best service possible, the Company makes no promise or guarantee that the services on the Site will meet your requirements. The Company does not guarantee that the services will be fault free.
Your access to the Site may be occasionally restricted to allow for maintenance and repairs to the Site, or for the introduction of new facilities or services. The Company will use its reasonable endeavours to minimise the periods during which access to the Site is restricted for these reasons.
4. Intellectual Property Rights
The Company, or people that the Company have contracted with are (so far as the Company is aware) either the owner of or are licensed to use all the copyright, database rights or similar rights and information within the Site. The Company allows you to use the information and reproduce it in hard copy for your personal non-commercial use and reference only. An exception to this is where you are using a feature of the Site, such as “email this article”, for personal non-commercial use and reference only. The information on the Site may not otherwise be reproduced, distributed or transmitted to any other person or incorporated in any way into another document or other material without the prior written approval of the Company. If you make any hard copies you must retain all copyright and proprietary notices. You must not alter or attempt to alter any words, data, image or other item on the Site other than those items that are intended to be completed or changed by you.
You may not use the Site to:
- transmit material that could encourage conduct that constitutes a criminal offence, results in civil liability or in any way breaches relevant laws, regulations or codes of practice;
- disseminate any material which is unlawful, harassing, libellous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, or otherwise objectionable;
- gain unauthorised access to other computer systems; interfere with any other person’s use or enjoyment of the Site;
- breach any laws concerning the use of public telecommunications networks;
- interfere or disrupt networks or web sites connected to the Site; and
- make, transmit or store electronic copies of the materials protected by copyright without the permission of the owner.
You will indemnify the Company, its agents, employees and officers (“Indemnified Persons”) against all losses, liabilities, costs and expenses which are reasonably suffered or incurred by any or all of the Indemnified Persons, any and all damages awarded against us under any judgment by a Court of competent jurisdiction and any and all settlement sums paid by any or all of the Indemnified Persons as a result of any settlement agreed by any or all of the Indemnified Persons arising out of or in connection with:
- any claim by any third party that your use of the Site is defamatory, abusive, offensive or of an obscene or pornographic nature, is illegal or constitutes a breach of any applicable law, regulation or code of practice;
any claim by any third party that your use of the Site infringes such third party’s copyright or other intellectual property rights of whatever nature;
- any fines or penalties imposed by any regulatory, advertising, trading body or authority in connection with your use of the Site; and
- any breach of these Terms by you.
6. The Company’s Liability
You must bear the risks associated with the use of the Internet. The Site is provided by the Company without any warranties or guarantees.
The Site provides content from other Internet sites or resources. The Company does not endorse or accept responsibility for the material on such other internet sites or resources.
The Company will not be responsible for any errors or omissions or for results obtained from the use of such information or for any technical problems you may experience with the Site. If the Company is informed of any inaccuracies in the material on the Site the Company will as soon as reasonably practicable, investigate and, if deemed appropriate by the Company attempt to correct the inaccuracies.
In particular, the Company disclaims all liabilities in connection with the following:
- incompatibility of the Site with any of your equipment, software or telecommunications links;
- technical problems including errors or interruptions of the Site;
- unsuitability, unreliability or inaccuracy of the Site; and
- inadequacy of the Site to meet your requirements.
You should ensure that you have appropriate insurance in place to cover any such damage, cost, expense or liability that you may suffer or incur.
You agree that the Company will not be liable to you/or any third party for any consequential or incidental damages (including but not limited to loss of revenue, loss of profits, loss of privacy and loss of data) or any other indirect, special or punitive damages whatsoever that arise out of or are related to the Site.
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall exclude the Company’s liability for personal injury or death caused by its negligence.
7. Advertising and Sponsorship
Any part of the Site may contain advertising and sponsorship. Advertisers and sponsors are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on the Site complies with relevant laws and codes. The Company does not endorse and will not be responsible for any advertising and sponsorship material (including, without limitation, any errors or inaccuracies).
8. Governing Law
These Terms are governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England. You agree that the English Courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction but the Company may use another court if it chooses.
Unless otherwise specified, the Site is directed solely at individuals from the UK. If you choose to access the Site from locations outside the United Kingdom, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
The comments and information contained on the Site do not constitute advice and you should not rely on any content on the Site to make (or refrain from making) any decision or take (or refrain from taking) any action.
The Company makes no warranty or representation as to the accuracy or fitness for purpose of any material on the Site or the reliability of the access to the Site.
The Site contains comments, information and material submitted and created by third parties. The Company does not endorse or have any control over this content. This content is not necessarily reviewed by the Company prior to posting and does not necessarily reflect the opinions or policies of the Company. The Company excludes all liability for any illegality arising from any error, omission or inaccuracy in such material and the Company will bear no responsibility for any such material. The Company makes no warranties, express or implied, as to the content or to the accuracy and reliability of the content or any material or information that you transmit to other users of the Site. The Company is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of the Site.
You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights under these Terms. The Company may assign its rights and entitlements under these Terms without your consent.
If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid by any Court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions, which shall remain in full force and effect.
The Company will not be responsible for any breach of these Terms caused by circumstances beyond its control.
A person who is not a party to these Terms shall have no right under the Contract (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 to enforce any term of these Terms but this shall not affect any right to remedy of a third party which exists or is available apart from the Act.
The Site is owned and operated by Interactive Logic Limited a company incorporated in England and Wales (registered number 08134235) whose registered office is at 145 – 157 St John Street, London EC1V 4PW.