TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Last updated: 25th May 2021
The following terms and conditions (the "Terms and Conditions") govern your use of Calne Wordfest (“Calne Wordfest "Company" or "we" or "us") website located at http://calnewordfest.co.uk (the "Site") and of the services provided by Calne Wordfest (“Services”).
1. BY USING THE SITE AND THE SERVICES, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
These Terms and Conditions May Change
Additional Terms and Conditions May Apply
The disclaimers, terms, and conditions on these pages are of general application and may be supplemented by additional policies, procedures, disclaimers, guidelines, rules, terms or conditions of specific application disclosed by Calne Wordfest including on any particular page of this Site or through the Services. In the event of a conflict between these Terms and Conditions and any additional policies, procedures, disclaimers, guidelines, rules, terms or conditions of a specific application, the additional policies, procedures, disclaimers, guidelines, rules, terms or conditions of specific application shall control.
Termination of Services for Non-compliance
If you do not comply with the Terms and Conditions at any time, we reserve the right to terminate, limit, or otherwise alter your access to the Site or the Services.
We May Discontinue or Alter Any Aspect of the Site or the Services.
We may discontinue or alter any aspect of the Site or the Services, including, but not limited to, (i) restricting the time the Site or the Services are available, (ii) restricting the amount of use permitted, and (iii) restricting or terminating your right to use the Site or the Services, at our sole discretion and without prior notice or liability.
2. AUTHORISED USERS
Authorisation to Use this Site
You hereby confirm to Calne Wordfest that: (a) you have reached the age of 13, (ii) are an emancipated minor under the laws of your jurisdiction of domicile or residence, (iii) have the consent of your parent or legal guardian, or (iv) otherwise have the power and authority to enter into and perform your obligations under these Terms and Conditions.
Users between the ages of 13 and 18 must (i) review these Terms and Conditions with a parent or legal guardian to ensure the parent or legal guardian acknowledge and agree to these Terms and Conditions, and (ii) not access the Site if his or her parent or legal guardian doesn’t agree to these Terms and Conditions.
3. RESTRICTIONS ON USE OF SITE CONTENT
All content and materials contained in this Site or made available through the Service (“Content”), are protected by the United Kingdom and international trademark and copyright laws, are owned or controlled by Calne Wordfest , and must only be used for certain approved purposes as established by Calne Wordfest . You may only view or download Content from this Site for your use or as otherwise expressly authorized by Calne Wordfest .
No Reproduction / Distribution
The reproduction, duplication, distribution (including by way of e-mail, facsimile or other electronic means), publication, modification, copying or transmission of material available on or through this Site or the Services is STRICTLY PROHIBITED without the prior written consent of Calne Wordfest or unless expressly permitted by this Site or the Services. This includes, without limitation, any application, text, graphics, logos, photographs, audio or video material or stills from audiovisual material available on this Site by Calne Wordfest . The copying posting, linking, or another use of Content from this Site or the Services on any other website or networked computer environment is similarly prohibited. Requests for permission to reproduce or distribute materials found on this Site or the Service can be made by contacting Calne Wordfest in writing to our address
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The trademarks, logos, service marks, and trade names (collectively the "Trademarks") of Calne Wordfest or any third party displayed on the Site or content available through the Site may not be used unless authorized by the trademark owner. All Trademarks not owned by us that appear on the Site or on or through the Site's services, if any, are the property of their respective owners. Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Site without our written permission or that of the third-party rights holder. Your misuse of the Trademarks displayed on the Site is strictly prohibited.
Trademarks, service marks, logos, and icons owned by third parties are the property of those respective third parties. Calne Wordfest and affiliates do not warrant or represent that your use of the Content will not infringe the rights of third parties.
4. THIRD-PARTY LINKS
You may be able to link from the Site to third party web sites and third-party web sites may link to the Site ("Linked Sites"). You acknowledge and agree that we have no responsibility for the content, products, services, advertising, or other materials that may be provided by or through Linked Sites, even if they are owned or run by affiliates of ours. Links to Linked Sites do not constitute an endorsement or sponsorship by us of such websites or the information, content, products, services, advertising, code or other materials presented on or through such websites. Any reliance on the contents of a third-party web site is done at your own risk and you assume all responsibilities and consequences resulting from such reliance.
5. PROHIBITED USER CONDUCT
We may investigate and/or terminate your account if you misuse the Site or behave in any way that we regard as inappropriate or unlawful. You agree that, while using the Site and the various services and features offered on or through the Site, you shall not: (a) impersonate any person or entity or misrepresent your affiliation with any other person or entity; (b) insert your own or a third party's advertising, branding or other promotional content into any of the Site's content, materials or services; or (c) gain or attempt to gain unauthorized access to other computer systems through the Site. You agree to not: (i) engage in spidering, "screen scraping," "database scraping," harvesting of e-mail addresses, wireless addresses or other contact or personal information, or any other automatic means of accessing, logging-in or registering on the Site or for any services or features offered on or through the Site, or obtaining lists of users or obtaining or accessing other information or features on, from or through the Site or the services offered on or through the Site, including, without limitation, any information residing on any server or database connected to the Site or any services offered on or through the Site; (ii) use the Site or the services made available on or through the Site in any manner with the intent to interrupt, damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site or such services, including, without limitation, sending mass unsolicited messages or "flooding" servers with requests; or (iii) use the Site or the Site's services in violation of any applicable law or the legal rights of any third party. You further agree that you may not attempt (or encourage or support anyone else's attempt) to circumvent, reverse engineer, decrypt, or otherwise alter or interfere with the Site or the Site's services, or any content thereof, or make unauthorized use thereof.
You shall not (nor cause any third party to) use the Site or the Services to perform any illegal or immoral activities (including without limitation defaming, abusing, harassing, stalking, threatening, or otherwise violating the legal rights - such as rights of privacy of others) or any of the following types of activities, without limitation: (a) disseminating any unlawful, harassing, libelous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable material; (b) transmitting information that violates any applicable federal, state, or local laws, rules or regulations, including any governmental agency guidelines, policies or procedures, or that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual property or proprietary rights of any party; (c) conducting any activity that would constitute fraud; (d) transmitting any material that contains software viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, or any other computer code, files, or programs which may interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; (e) use the Site or the Services to gain competitive intelligence about Calne Wordfest , the Site, or any product or service offered via the Site or to otherwise compete with Calne Wordfest .
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Company, its affiliates, and its and their directors, officers, employees and agents harmless from all claims, liabilities, costs, and expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, arising in any way from any content or other material you place on the Site or your breach or violation of the law or these Terms and Conditions. Company reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and in such case, you agree to cooperate with the Company's defense of such claim.
7. NO WARRANTIES
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW, THE SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL SERVICES, PRODUCTS, CONTENT, FUNCTIONS, AND MATERIALS CONTAINED OR AVAILABLE THEREON, IS PROVIDED "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY FOR INFORMATION, DATA, DATA PROCESSING SERVICES, UPTIME OR UNINTERRUPTED ACCESS, AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, USEFULNESS, OR CONTENT OF INFORMATION, AND ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. WE HEREBY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, EXPRESS AND IMPLIED. COMPANY ALSO ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY, AND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR, ANY DAMAGES TO, OR VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT, YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY ON ACCOUNT OF YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SITE OR YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIALS FROM THE SITE. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE SITE, YOUR SOLE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SITE AND SERVICES. FURTHER, CALNE WORDFEST DOES NOT WARRANT (A) THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT, (B) THAT THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SITE OR THE SERVICES OR CONTENT WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, OR (C) THAT THE QUALITY OF THE SITE OR THE SERVICES OR CONTENT WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS.
8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE, SHALL COMPANY, ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, OR ANY OF THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR CONTENT OR SERVICE PROVIDERS (COLLECTIVELY, THE "PROTECTED ENTITIES") BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING FROM, OR DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY RELATED TO, THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE SITE OR THE CONTENT, MATERIALS, AND FUNCTIONS RELATED THERETO, YOUR PROVISION OF INFORMATION VIA THE SITE, LOST BUSINESS OR LOST SALES, EVEN IF SUCH PROTECTED ENTITY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO CERTAIN USERS TO THE EXTENT REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW.
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE PROTECTED ENTITIES BE LIABLE FOR OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY CONTENT POSTED, TRANSMITTED, EXCHANGED OR RECEIVED BY OR ON BEHALF OF ANY USER OR OTHER PERSON ON OR THROUGH THE SITE. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE TOTAL AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF THE PROTECTED ENTITIES TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR TORT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING FROM THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
In addition to any other method of termination or suspension provided for in these Terms and Conditions, Calne Wordfest reserves the right to terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Site or the Site's services at any time. Further, you agree that Calne Wordfest shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination or suspension of your access to the Site or any part thereof, removal of Content. Any such termination, suspension or cancellation shall not affect any right or relief to which Calne Wordfest may be entitled at law or in equity. Upon any such termination, suspension or cancellation, you shall terminate all use of the Site, the Services, and any Content and you will not be entitled to any refund of any fees or other charges, if any, paid in connection with such use.
If any provision under these Conditions is found to be invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such an invalid or unenforceable provision shall be severed and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the other valid and enforceable provisions.
11. GOVERNING LAW
You agree that the Website does not give rise to personal jurisdiction over Calne Wordfest , either specific or general, in jurisdictions other than the English laws. Any claim or dispute between you and Calne Wordfest that arises in whole or in part from the Service will be decided exclusively by a court of competent jurisdiction located in the United Kingdom. Those who do not choose to access the Calne Wordfest do so at their initiative and are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws including any applicable local laws.
12. COPYRIGHT NOTICES
If you believe that your work has been copied and posted on the Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our Copyright Agent with the following information:
an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Website (and such description must be reasonably sufficient to enable Company to find the alleged infringing material);
your address, telephone number, and email address;
a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.
Notice of claims of copyright infringement should be provided to Company’s Copyright Agent firstname.lastname@example.org
13. CONTACT US
For further information or to contact us with questions, concerns, or comments, you may email us at the email in the footer of our website or visit our Contact Us page. Although we will, in most circumstances, be able to receive your email or other information provided through the Site, we do not guarantee that it will receive all such email or other information timely and accurately. We shall not be legally obligated to read, act on, or respond to any such email or other information.