1.1 Your access to and use of The Robson Green Web Site ("the Website") and any Services referred to in Clause 2, is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions. You will not use the Website/Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. By using the Website/Services you are fully accepting the terms, conditions and disclaimers contained in this notice. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using the Website/Services.
1.2 We reserve the right to update or amend these Terms and Conditions at any time without notice and your continued use of the Website/Services following any changes shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change. It is therefore your responsibility to check the Terms and Conditions regularly for any changes.
2. The Services
The Website may provide communication tools such as email, bulletin boards, chat areas, news groups, forums and/or other message or communication facilities ("the Services") designed to enable you to communicate with others. Unless stated otherwise the Website/Services are for your personal and non-commercial use only.
3. Child Supervision
We are concerned about the safety and privacy of our users, particularly children. Parents who wish to allow their children access to and use of the Website/Services should supervise such access and use. By allowing your child access to the Services you are allowing your child access to all of the Services/Content, including email, bulletin boards, chat areas, news groups, forums and/or other message or communication facilities. It is therefore your responsibility to determine which Services/Content are appropriate for your child. Always use caution when revealing personally identifiable information about yourself or your children via any of the Services.
4.1 You can access and browse the Website without disclosing your personal data. We do not automatically log personal data and nor do we link information automatically logged by other means with personal data about specific individuals. We do collect non-identifiable web tracking data to gain certain information about the use of the Website. Information collected includes IP addresses, referring URL, browser version, page views and operating system. These are automatically recognised by the web server and our log files do not contain any personal information or information about which other sites you have visited. The information used solely for statistical and maintenance purposes and allows us to further improve the Services we provide to you.
4.2 We are committed to responsible data management and subscribe to the principals of the data protection legislation in the United Kingdom. We are committed to maintaining the privacy of our users and maintaining the security of any personal information received from you. If you register for any of the Services you will be asked to provide basic personal information. We do not disclose, market, sell, or trade any information to third parties. The information is used solely for maintaining the Website/Services and/or notifying you of changes or updates to the Website/Services.
4.4 The Robson Green Web Site may occasionally run competitions and/or surveys from time to time and we ask visitors for their contact information. Any information that you supply will be held in the strictest confidence and only used to manage the process of the competition and/or survey. In some instances, we may share some of this information with Coastal Productions to give evidence that competition prizes/ gifts are allocated/ sent to prize winners - but this information is never kept or recorded by Coastal Productions. Visitor's contact information is only used when we need to contact them. At no time do we disclose, market, sell, or trade any personal information.
5. User Accounts, Passwords & Security
5.1 If a particular Service requires you to open an account you will be required to complete the registration process by providing certain information and registering a username and password for use with that Service. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the username and password and also for all activities which take place under your account. Due to the community nature of some of our Services, any information that you input during your visits may be available to the public unless there are specific options that allow you to avoid this - and where you activate these options.
5.2 You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorised use of your password or account or any other breach of security. In no event will The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever resulting from the disclosure of your username and/or password. You may not use another personís account at any time, without the express permission of the account holder.
6. Acceptable Use
6.1 You acknowledge that all information, text, graphics, logos, photographs, images, moving images, sound, illustrations and other materials ("the Content"), whether posted publicly or transmitted privately, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. We do not control or endorse the Content and cannot guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content and you acknowledge that by using the Services you may be exposed to Content that is offensive and/or indecent. The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors will not be liable in any way for any Content or for any loss or damage of any kind resulting from the use of any Content transmitted via the Services and you agree to bear all risks associated with the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy or completeness of such Content.
6.2 In using the Website/Services you agree not to:
6.2.1 use the Services to send junk email, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or any other unsolicited messages, commercial or otherwise;
6.2.2 post, publish, distribute or disseminate material or information that is defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, threatening, abusive, harassing or unlawful;
6.2.3 post, publish, distribute or disseminate material or information that incites discrimination, hate or violence towards any person or group on account of their race, religion, disability, nationality, sexuality or otherwise;
6.2.4 threaten, abuse, disrupt, stalk or otherwise violate the legal rights (including rights of privacy and publicity) of others;
6.2.5 use any information or material in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent or other proprietary right of any party;
6.2.6 make available or upload files that contain a virus, worm, trojan or corrupt data that may damage the operation of the computer or property of another;
6.2.7 collect or store personal information about others, including email addresses;
6.2.8 advertise or offer to buy or sell goods or services for any commercial purpose, unless such communication facility specifically allows such messages;
6.2.9 impersonate any person or entity for the purpose of misleading others;
6.2.10 violate any applicable laws or regulations;
6.2.11 use the Website/Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair the Website/Services or interfere with any other partyís use and enjoyment of the Website/Services;
6.2.12 post, publish, distribute or disseminate material or information that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information or confidential information disclosed in the course of employment or under a confidentiality agreement);
6.2.13 attempt to gain unauthorised access to any of the Website/Services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Website/Services through hacking, password mining or any other means.
6.3 We have no obligation to monitor the Website/Services but shall be entitled to review materials posted to a communications facility and, at our sole discretion, to remove any material that breaches these Terms and Conditions or is otherwise objectionable.
We have the right to terminate or restrict your access to any or all of the Website/Services at any time, without notice, for any reason, including without limitation, breach of these Terms and Conditions. We may also at any time, at our sole discretion, discontinue the Website/Services or any part thereof without prior notice and you agree that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination or restriction of your access to the Website/Services.
8. Links to Third Party Websites
The Website/Services may include links to third party web sites that are controlled and maintained by others. Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such websites and you acknowledge and agree that The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors are not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites.
9. International Use
You agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United Kingdom or the country in which you reside (if different) and with all local laws and rules regarding acceptable use of and conduct on the Internet.
10. Intellectual Property Rights
10.1 The Website and its Content (including without limitation the Website design, text, graphics and all software and source codes connected with the Website and the Services) are protected by copyright, trade marks, patents and other intellectual property rights and laws. In accessing the Website you agree that you will access the contents solely for your personal, non-commercial and private use. None of the Content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, re-transmitted, stored, sold, broadcast, modified or shown in public without the prior written consent of the copyright holder. This excludes the downloading, copying and/or printing of pages of the Website for personal, non-commercial and private home use only.
10.2 Exclusive photographs/ images displayed at this site are provided by Coastal Productions and its working partners/ agencies and are protected by copyright, trade marks, patents and other intellectual property rights and laws. In accessing the Website you agree that you will access this Content solely for your personal, non-commercial and private use. None of the Content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, re-transmitted, stored, sold, broadcast, modified or shown in public without the prior written consent of the copyright holder. This excludes the downloading, copying and/or printing of pages of the Website for personal, non-commercial and private home use only.
10.3 All other photographs/ images and Content are copyright of their individual owners and we have correctly identified this where available/ appropriate. It is our policy to swiftly respond to notices of alleged infringement that are applicable to intellectual property laws, which may include adding correct ownership credit to the Content or removing/ disabling access to the Content claimed to be the subject of infringing activity.
10.4 The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors do not claim ownership of any materials you post, upload or submit to any publicly accessible area of the Services. However, by doing so you are granting us a world-wide, royalty free, non-exclusive licence to copy, distribute, transmit, reproduce, publicly display, edit, translate or publish such Content for as long as you elect to display such Content via the Services. The licence shall be terminated when such Content is deleted from the Services.
You agree to indemnify and hold The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors harmless from and against any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions and any claim or demand brought against The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors by any third party arising out of your use of the Website/Services and/or any Content submitted, posted or transmitted through the Services, including without limitation, all claims, actions, proceedings, losses, liabilities, damages, costs, expenses (including reasonable legal costs and expenses) howsoever suffered or incurred by The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors in consequence of your breach of these Terms and Conditions.
12. Disclaimers & Limitation of Liability
12.1 Use of the Website/Services is at your own risk. The Website/Services are provided on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security, reliability, timeliness, performance and accuracy.
12.2 The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors disclaim any warranties for any information or advice obtained through the Website/Services, and disclaim any warranties for services or goods received through or advertised on the Website/Services or received through any links provided by the Website/Services, as well as for any information or advice received through any links provided in the Website/Services.
12.3 To the extent permitted by law, The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website/Services.
12.4 The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors makes no warranty that the Website/Services will meet your requirements, that Content will be accurate or reliable, that the functionality of the Website/Services will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that the Website/Services or the server that makes them available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.
12.5 Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be construed so as to exclude or limit the liability of The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors for death or personal injury as a result of the negligence of The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors.
12.6 Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall affect your statutory rights as a consumer.
If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction then such Term or Condition shall be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.
14. Governing Law
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions or your actual state or country of residence, and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
15. Miscellaneous Provisions
These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes and replaces all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding such subject matter. Any waiver of any provision of the Terms of Service will be effective only if in writing and signed by The Robson Green Web Site and its licensors.