By accessing this web site (hereafter referred to as "The Site") you are agreeing to the terms that appear below,. If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The Site is owned by BPL Business Magazines Ltd and is operated by BPL Business Media Ltd. The Site is intended for use by people interested in, employed by or connected with the comms sector.
Whilst we take every care to ensure that the information on this Web site is accurate and complete, some content may be supplied to us by third parties and we are unable to check its accuracy or completeness. You are advised to verify the accuracy of any information before relying on it. Further, due to the inherent nature of the Internet, errors, interruptions and delays may occur in the service at any time. Accordingly, this Web site is provided "AS IS" without any warranties of any kind and we do not accept any liability arising from any inaccuracy or omission in the information or interruption in availability.
Use of The Site website content and linking to the site
All material on the site, including newsletters and news alerts by E-mail (collectively, the "Content") belongs to The Site or its licensors. You may retrieve and display Content on a computer screen, PDA or mobile telephone, print individual pages on paper and store such pages in electronic form on disk or on your mobile telephone (but not on any server or other storage device connected to a network) for your personal, non-commercial use.
Except as expressly set out above, you may not reproduce, modify, store, archive or in any way commercially exploit any of the Content. In particular, but without limiting the general application of the restrictions contained in the preceding sentence, you may not do any of the following without prior written permission from The Site (and neither may you allow a third party to do any of the same):
- re-distribute any of the Content (including by using it as part of any library, archive or similar service);
- remove the copyright or trade mark notice from any copies of Content made under these Terms;
- create a database in electronic or structured manual form by systematically downloading and storing all or any of the Content;
Requests to republish or redistribute Content should be addressed to email@example.com. If you would like to link to the site, please read and comply with the following guidelines and all applicable laws. A web site that links to the Site:
- must notify us in writing that the link has been established and confirm that you have complied with the guidelines set out below;
- must display a The Site logo;
- may not remove, distort or otherwise alter the size or appearance of the logo;
- may link to, but not replicate, the Content;
- must not in any way imply that The Site is endorsing it or its products or services;
- must not misrepresent its relationship with The Site ;
- must not present false information about The Site;
- must not be a web site or WAP site that infringes any intellectual property or other right of any person or that otherwise does not comply with all relevant laws and regulations;
- must not be a web site or WAP site that contains content that could be construed as distasteful, offensive or controversial.
The Site expressly reserves the right to request that any link in breach of these terms be removed and to take whatever other action it deems appropriate.
If you register to use the free e-mail service on the Site, you must not use the service to send, or use or re-use any material which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, libellous or indecent or which infringes copyright or other rights of third parties or which contains any other form of illegal content. You must not use the service to send any chain e-mails or SMS messages or "spam" or to spread or send messages which contain viruses or other malicious bugs.
If on registration (or on amendment of your registration details) you provide The Site with an email address that will result in any emails The Site may send you being sent to you via a computer network operated by or on behalf of your employer or college (or similar) then you are warranting that you are entitled to receive emails at that address. You also agree that The Site may refrain from sending you any emails to such address without notifying you, even if you have subscribed to receive them, if we receive a request from your employer or college to stop sending emails to that address.
The Site and its services contain links to other World Wide Web sites provided by independent third parties ("Third Party Sites"), either directly or through frames. Where possible, The Site will make clear where such links are being made, though Third Party Sites may be co-branded with The Site and so include The Site's trade mark. The Site is not responsible for the availability or content of Third Party Sites and will not be a party to, or in any way responsible for, any transaction concerning goods or services available from such Third Party Sites. You may use the Site to purchase products or services from The Site's third party partners although your contract for such products or services will be with the third party partner and not with The Site.
Personal information is collected by The Site every time you e-mail us your details. We also collect information automatically about your visit to our site. The information obtained in this way, which includes demographic data and browsing patterns, is only used in aggregate form.
Use and disclosure of personal information
We process personal information collected via The Site for the purposes of: providing a personalised service, conducting market research surveys and providing you with information about products and services we offer.
We also use information in aggregate form (so that no individual user is identified) to aid strategic development to manage our relationship with advertisers and to audit usage of the site.
This Site takes precautions to protect our users' information. When users submit sensitive information via the Site, The Site shall endeavour to ensure that your information is protected both online and off-line. If you have any questions about the security at our Site, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Correcting/Updating Personal Information
If a user's personally identifiable information changes or if a user no longer desires our service, we will endeavour to provide a way to correct, update or remove that user's personal data provided to us.
Information Collection and Use
We collect information from our users at several different points on the website - this is for customer service purposes, we also collect data from our users so that we can customise the site according to individual selections. The Site is the sole owner of the personal information collected from this site.
If a user wishes to subscribe to our newsletters, we ask for contact information such as name and email address.
Changes to these Terms
The Site reserves the right, at its discretion, to make changes to any part of the Site and its related services. Due to its policy of updating and improving the Site, The Site may wish to change these Terms. When terms are changed, The Site will notify you by e-mail or by publishing details of those changes by including them at the end of these Terms (see "Details of Changes"). If you use the Site or related services after The Site has published or notified you of the changes, you are agreeing now to be bound by those changes. If you do not agree to be bound by those changes, you should not use the Site (and should cancel your subscription to any related services) any further after they are published at the end of these Terms or after you receive notice of them.
Advertising and Sponsorship
Part of the Site or related services may contain advertising and sponsorship. Advertisers and sponsors are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on the Site complies with international and national law. The Site will not be responsible for any error or inaccuracy in advertising or sponsorship material.
Choice of Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, English law.
For the exclusive benefit of The Site, The Site shall retain the right to bring proceedings as to the substance of the matter in the courts of the country of your residence or, where these Terms are entered into in the course of your trade or profession, the country of your principal place of business.
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