1.1 “Content” means all visual, written or audible data, information or material including, without limitation: any hyperlink, text, image, logo, word, sound avatar,video, document, spreadsheet, SMS message, form entry, web page, and any other file or data or any similar material, including but not limited to each of the foregoing that is uploaded to, transferred through, publicly posted, processed or entered into the Services;
1.2 “Intellectual Property Rights” means any copyright, database right, design right, trade mark, service mark, patent, rights in invention, domain name, confidential information, know-how, business name, trade name, get-up, trade dress, right to sue for passing off or for unfair competition, and any other intellectual property rights whether applied for, registered or unregistered and all extensions, renewals and revivals thereof and existing anywhere in the world;
1.3 “Services” means the web services, services delivered through membermeister accounts, any associated software, and other services related thereto provided to You by membermeister in accordance with this agreement and with the characteristics and features as described at www.membermeister.com from time to time;
1.4 “Website” means Websites at http://www.membermeister.com and http://www.membermeister.co.uk;
1.5 “Membermeister Account” or "Account" means a single service with a defined set of subscription terms and limited group of Membermeister Users who are authorised to access the service;
1.6 “Membermeister Users” are Users who complete a registration process with Membermeister and obtain a Membermeister Account
1.7 "Users" are all end users of the Membermeister Platform, and include you, any unregistered users, all Members, and all Membermeister Users.
1.8 "Members" are Users who have been added to or registered with Your Account.
1.9 “Member Data” means data provided by or collected from a Member by a Membermeister User for a particular Membermeister Account, such as profile data, including certain items of registration information (e.g. email addresses), answers to profile questions, forum posts, and statistical information about Content contributed.
2. Acceptance of Terms
3. Grant of Licence
3.2 Except for the rights specifically granted under Clause 3.1of this Agreement, You are not given any right, title or interest in or to the Website or the Services, and We expressly reserve all such rights, titles and interests.
3.4 The Website and Services provided by Us to You, any copies thereof made by You are and shall remain Our exclusive property.
(a) Distribute, sell, supply, modify, adapt, amend, incorporate, merge, or otherwise alter the Service and all Content provided to You as part of the Service;
(b) Attempt to decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise disassemble any Content provided to You as part of the Service or the Website;
(c) Attempt to copy any software provided to You as part of the Service or the Website and in particular its source code, or attempt to decrypt any part of such software that is provided to You in an encrypted form;
(d) Create any derivative version of any software provided by Us to You including any translation or localisation of such software, or break down any software, which is a licensed to You as a single product, into its component parts;
(e) Redistribute, encumber, sell, rent, lease or otherwise use any software provided by Us to You in a timeshare or service bureau relationship, or transfer such software under any circumstances;
(f) Remove from Content provided by Us to You any logo, copyright or proprietary notices, legends, symbols, labels, watermarks, signatures or any other like marks affixed to or embedded in such Content;
(g) Use any information in Services or the Website for the sending of spam, bulk email messages, bulk instant messages, MP3 files, music files, video files or executable program files, any bulky files, or any other file that has a disproportionate number of hits for the number of pages or network transfers;
(h) Use any part of the Services to upload post, email or transmit Viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files, or any other software, files or programs that may interrupt, damage, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or network equipment;
(i) Use any part of the Services to create a false identity, to impersonate any person or organisation, or attempt to disguise the origin of any Content;
(j) Use the Services, Website or any part thereof to infringe any Intellectual Property Rights of any third party; or
(k) Register, operate or otherwise control more than one membermeister user account.
3.6 You may grant other Membermeister Users who are authorised to use the Service access to Your Account.
4. Services and Access to Services
4.1 We reserve the right to effect modifications to the design, operational method, technical specifications, systems, and other functions of the Services, at any time without prior notice.
4.2 The Services are normally available over the Internet around the clock. We shall be entitled to take measures that affect the aforementioned accessibility where membermeister deems such to be necessary for technical, maintenance, operational, or security reasons. You are hereby aware and acknowledge that Your access to the Internet cannot be guaranteed and that We shall not be liable for deficiencies in Your own Internet connections or equipment.
4.3 We shall be entitled to retain subcontractors for the performance of obligations in accordance with this agreement.
4.4 In the event You create a user account using an email address belonging to a third party, such user account may be from time to time or may later become subject to additional terms and conditions. You are aware of and acknowledge that such third party could impose access restrictions on Your access to the Services. We will not be liable to You for such lack or curtailment of access.
4.5 The Services may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by Us. membermeister will not and cannot censor or edit or control the content of any third-party site. We are not liable for any loss etc.
4.7 Results and information from this site are not a certified or definitive source of information that can be relied on for legal, financial, medical, life-safety, or any other critical purposes.
5. Your Obligations
5.1 You shall comply with the security and administrative regulations as notified in conjunction with registration, by email or in any other manner from time to time made available on the Website.
5.2 You undertake, in conjunction with registration, to provide correct information regarding Your identity and a correct and legitimate email address.
5.3 You shall be responsible for the activities conducted through use of the Services and shall ensure compliance with national laws in conjunction therewith. All Content uploaded to, transferred through, publicly posted, processed or entered into the Services by You shall be Your sole responsibility.
5.4 You WARRANT that you shall be responsible for monitoring Your Account and shall be liable to Us for ensuring that Content transferred to or handled within the Services which is processed by You and/or individuals invited by You to do so does not infringe any third party rights nor in any other manner violates governing legislation, and that You possess such necessary licenses from third parties as may be required in order to process the Content/use the Services. You hereby INDEMNIFY Us and keep Us INDEMNIFIED against any and all loss suffered as a result of You breaching this Clause 5.4.
5.5 You are aware and hereby acknowledges that You are not permitted use the Services in order to gain material in violation of law or material which in any manner contravenes generally accepted practices.
5.6 You undertake not to use the Services in order to obtain material which per se or if sent to another party might injure the reputation of a third party, or in any manner which may result in the infringement of any third party’s Intellectual Property Rights, or which constitutes a dissemination of business secret, or may incite a third party to commit or participate in a crime, or may be understood as constituting a threat, or to use the Services in any other manner incompatible with the purpose thereof.
5.7 You shall not invade the privacy of others, misuse the personal data of others, or otherwise incite a person, persons or body corporate to carry out such acts and You shall not make available libellous, defamatory, abusive, derogatory, inflammatory or obscene Content.
5.9 You agree not to use or launch any automated system, including without limitation, “robots”, “spiders” or “offline readers” that accesses the Services in a manner that sends more request messages to Our servers in a given period of time than a single human can reasonably produce in the same period by using a conventional online web browser. You agree not to collect or harvest any personally identifiable information, including names, from the Services.
6. Notification of Unauthorised Acts
6.2 In the event that You notify Us in accordance with Clause 5.1 above, You shall co-operate fully with Us by providing Us with all information that is reasonably requested by Us from You.
7. Proprietary Rights in Content
8.1 The Services and the Website are provided to You “as is” and “as available” and could contain defects, faults, mistakes and other deficiencies. We exclude any warranty that the Service and/or the Website will be uninterrupted, error-free or will operate at any particular speed or frequency.
8.2 You are responsible for any and all activity made by You or anyone You allow to use the Browser including Your colleagues, friends and members of Your family. Any material You or anyone else accesses or obtains using the Services and/or Website is entirely at Your risk.
8.3 You are responsible for ensuring that Your Internet connections, computer unit and telephone service are compatible with the Services and the Website and for any damage that may be caused to such items by anything You access or obtain using them. We shall not be liable for any losses suffered by You as a result of any such incompatibility or damage. You are responsible for paying any and all charges in relation to Your internet connection, computer unit and telephone service.
8.4 You are solely responsible for ensuring that all Content uploaded by You is lawfully used and furthermore You are responsible that any and all use of whatever nature encouraged or permitted in each case whether expressly or impliedly by You of the Content is lawful.
8.6 We neither endorse nor are We responsible for the accuracy, reliability or veracity of any opinion, advice, or statement including but not limited to the pricing or other information of products or other services offered for sale or otherwise marketed via the Service and We are further not responsible and nor shall You deem Us to be responsible for any defamatory, obscene, racist, sexist, or other derogatory Content even where such Content is in breach of any rule imposed by Us. We shall not be liable for any loss suffered by You in reliance on any statement, opinion or advice in the Service or Website and it is entirely incumbent on You to verify the accuracy of such opinion, advice or statement offered or other Content through the Service or Website prior to Your reliance upon it. Wherever possible You ought to obtain the advice of a recognised professional in the relevant field in which the opinion, advice or statement is offered. In this regard You shall indemnify Us and Our employees and hold Us and Our employees harmless from any and all claims, expenses, legal fees and all other costs and disbursements incurred by You as a result of Your using the Browser or of You entering into any third party relationships.
9. Limitation of Liability and Risk
You accept and agree that:
(b) We shall not be liable in contract, tort or otherwise for any loss or damage, howsoever arising in connection with these Terms or Use or use of the Service or the Website, or any part thereof. We shall not be liable for any indirect, special, or consequential damages, whether such damages or losses are known, foreseen, foreseeable or unforeseen (including, without limitation, loss of profit, business, revenue, capital, anticipated savings and/or goodwill).
(c) Nothing in this Agreement shall limit Our liability for negligently caused death or personal injury or fraud.
13. Entire Agreement
14. Force Majeure
14.2 Any costs arising from such delay shall be borne by the Party incurring the same.
18. Third Parties
19. Proper Law and Jurisdiction