2Copyright and trademarks
Without limitation, the site design, text, graphics, audio, video and underlying source code is our property or that of our suppliers and is protected by international copyright laws.
With the exception of the press packs on our media page, none of the site’s content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, republished, posted, transmitted, stored, sold or distributed without prior written permission from the copyright holder. Requests to republish any of our site’s content or to use quotations or extracts from it should be addressed using the contact form in this website.
Modification of our site’s content for use on other websites or anywhere else is prohibited.
If you breach any of these legal terms, you automatically forfeit your right to use our site and you must destroy any downloaded or printed extracts from it immediately.
All trademarks and logos we use belong to their respective owners. We have made every effort to secure (where appropriate) licenses and clearances for all third-party intellectual property used on our site. You may notify us of alleged intellectual property rights infringement by contacting us using the contact form.
3Links to third-party websites
From time to time, our site may include links to third-party websites. This does not mean we endorse the websites we link or refer to, nor do we have any control over their content. If you decide to access third-party websites through links on our site, you do so at your own risk and will be subject to the terms and conditions of those websites.
We cannot guarantee the uninterrupted operation of our site or the reliability, completeness, accuracy or timeliness of the content or services available on it.
Access to the site may be suspended at any time, and without notice, in the case of systems failure, maintenance or repair or for any other reason whatsoever, including those beyond our control.
You expressly agree that you use the site at your own risk. We will not be liable for any direct or indirect loss or damages, e.g. any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data or contracts, whether in tort, contract, warranty or otherwise, in connection with the site in any way.
We will not be held liable for any loss or damage suffered due to viruses, logic bombs, Trojans, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or data that may infect your computer equipment, software data or other property as a direct or indirect result of using our site.
If your use of the site results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment, software or data, you assume all costs thereof.
This legal notice does not affect your statutory rights.
If you have an account with us, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of this account and any related passwords. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that take place under your account and/or passwords.
We, and designated third parties, shall be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use such material and all data, images, sounds, text and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes.
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting material that:
- is threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, seditious, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory, menacing, scandalous, inflammatory or blasphemous.
- is in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy or which may cause annoyance or inconvenience.
- is unlicensed, or for which you have not obtained all necessary licenses and/or approvals.
- constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise be contrary to the law or infringe the rights of any third party – in the United Kingdom or any other country in the world.
- is technically harmful (including computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data)
- facilitates your misuse of our site (including hacking).
We shall fully co-operate with any law-enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity of or locate anyone posting any material in breach of the above prohibitions.
You agree that we may at any time, and at our discretion, terminate your account and/or password if we believe you to have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these terms.
Our site may contain third-party advertisements, which may contain links to other websites. Unless otherwise specifically stated, we do not endorse any product or service in such advertisements.
You agree to indemnify us, our officers, employees, agents, consultants, licensees and suppliers, and hold us harmless from any claims, actions or demands, liabilities, settlements and fees alleged to stem from your use of our site content in a manner that violates, or is alleged to violate, our terms.
We will notify you promptly of any such claim and co-operate with you, at your expense, in your defence of any such claim.
We will not be liable for any delay or failure in performance or interruption in delivery of the site content stemming from circumstances beyond our reasonable control, including failure of equipment or communication lines, telephone or other network problems, computer viruses (including logic bombs, Trojans, worms, harmful components, corrupt data or other malicious software or data), unauthorised access, theft, operator errors, severe weather, earthquakes or natural disasters, strikes or other labour problems, wars or governmental restrictions.
10Severability and waiver
If any provision in these terms is found to be invalid by any court with competent jurisdiction, it shall not affect the validity of the remaining terms, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver shall be deemed a continuing waiver of that term or any other.
11Access outside United Kingdom
Access to our site content may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access our site from outside United Kingdom, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws in your jurisdiction.
Recognising the global nature of the internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content. Specifically, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the country in which you reside.
These terms constitute the entire agreement between you and us and govern your use of our site, superseding any prior agreements between us.
Unless otherwise agreed in writing by us, these terms are governed by English law and you agree that the courts of England shall have non-exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute which may arise from these terms or the legal relationship established by them.
14Changes to these terms
We reserve the right to add to or change these terms. Any changes will be posted to this page and it is your responsibility as a user to ensure that you are aware of any changes. Changes will become effective 24 hours after first posting and you will be deemed to have accepted any change if you continue to access our site after that time.