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Our Terms and Conditions, 2006
1. BuddyPower.net: Terms and Conditions of use
BuddyPower.net is a web site owned, operated and made available by TF Associates Ltd ("TF Associates"). BuddyPower is a web site designed to provide a forum for individuals concerned with weight issues, and aims to provide a supportive forum and resources for its members. BuddyPower.net may also be aliased to other domain names, for example BuddyPower.co.uk, whereupon the same terms apply.
BuddyPower.net is intended for use in the UK and those territories where the terms stated hereunder are enforceable by law. Users of the BuddyPower website in territories where any of these terms and conditions are not acceptable or enforceable may not use the BuddyPower.net web site or services.
1.1 Application of these conditions of use
By accessing or using any part of BuddyPower.net you agree to be bound by the following conditions of use. If you do not wish to be bound by these conditions, you may not access or use BuddyPower.net.
We may change these conditions at any time without any notice to you. By your continued access and use of BuddyPower.net you agree to be bound by the most current version of the conditions of use. Please check these conditions periodically for any changes that may have been made.
1.2 Privacy statement
BuddyPower respects your privacy. The information that you provide us with, or that is gathered automatically, helps us to monitor and improve our services. When using the BuddyPower.net web site certain information is automatically collected so that delivery of the service is possible. Cookies may be stored on your machine by your browser. Certain date, time, IP address and other information relating to your using the BuddyPower.net web site is logged and stored for analysis purposes.
Contact information is requested by the service when submitting material for publication (such as private advertisements etc); this information is stored by the service.
BuddyPower.net provides an external e-mail newsletter service and an internal mailbox facility. This external service is an "opt-in" and "opt-out" service. If you receive an e-mail newsletter from the BuddyPower.net web site, it is because you have subscribed to that service. To remove your e-mail address from this service please refer to the removal instructions within the e-mail newsletter.
Please bear in mind that any information that you submit through insecure web forms, letters/emails may be collected by others.
"BuddyPower.net" and "BuddyPower" are service marks of BuddyPower. All other trademarks, product names and company names or logos cited anywhere on BuddyPower.net are the property of their respective owners.
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1.4 Permitted uses
Save as provided below, no materials from BuddyPower.net may be copied, downloaded, reproduced, broadcast, shown or played in public, republished, uploaded, posted, stored, transmitted or distributed in any way or adapted or changed in any way.
Subject to applicable third party content providers' licences, you are allowed to access the BuddyPower.net database, to make a copy of the results of any searches made in that database, and to use those results PROVIDED that none of such access, copying and use falls into, is preparatory to or enables any of the categories of prohibited conduct referred to below, and provided that none of such access, copying and use is for the purpose of or in the course of any business. For the avoidance of doubt and without limitation, you are expressly prohibited from:
- modifying the data or other material from BuddyPower.net ("the Data") or merging the Data with any other data;
- selling or trading in materials copied from the Data;
- using or redistributing the Data for the purposes of compiling databases, lists or directories, other than as and to the extent necessary to use the Data for a use not prohibited by the above;
- providing commercial information, redistributing or reproduction of the same by the press or media or through any commercial network, cable or satellite system;
- issuing questionnaires, reply cards or similar for the purpose of data capture or verification;
- permitting or allowing the Data to infringe or otherwise prejudice our proprietary rights;
- using the Data:
- For any unlawful purpose or purpose that is likely to bring any part of BuddyPower.net into disrepute or to cause any part of BuddyPower.net embarrassment;
- To send any message or communication which is offensive, abusive, indecent, obscene or menacing;
- In any way that would be reasonably expected to cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;
- As source targeting material or contact data for any kind of telemarketing, direct marketing, viral or other electronic marketing activity on your own behalf or on behalf or for the benefit of another party.
1.5 No licence
Except as expressly provided, nothing contained in these conditions or anywhere on BuddyPower.net shall be construed as conferring any licence under any of BuddyPower.net's or any third party's intellectual property rights.
1.6 Disclaimer of representations and warranties
BuddyPower.net is provided by BuddyPower.net on an "as is" and "as and when available" basis to users. You use BuddyPower.net at your own risk.
BuddyPower.net and its associated content provider organisations make considerable efforts to make information made available via BuddyPower.net as accurate as possible but no warranty or fitness is implied.
Neither BuddyPower.net nor any of its officers, directors, shareholders, employees, affiliates, agents, third party content providers, sponsors, licensers, or the like, makes any representation or warranty or condition, either express or implied, to you:
- that BuddyPower.net will be uninterrupted or error-free;
- that BuddyPower.net or the computer server from which BuddyPower.net is made available, are free of viruses or other harmful components;
- to the accuracy, content, timeliness, completeness, legality, reliability, quality or suitability of any information, advice, content, service, search results, products or merchandise provided through BuddyPower.net.
BuddyPower.net makes and you receive, no representations, warranties or conditions, express or implied, statutory or otherwise with respect to:
- BuddyPower.net, its content, merchandise, services, documents, information, items or materials provided by BuddyPower.net in connection with the use of BuddyPower.net; or
- any goods or services or information received through or advertised on BuddyPower.net or received through links provided on BuddyPower.net.
- including without limitation no representations, warranties or conditions of merchantability, suitability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement of proprietary rights or otherwise.
No oral advice or written information given by BuddyPower.net or its affiliates, or any of its officers, directors, employees, agents, providers, merchants, sponsors, licensers, or the like, will create a representation, a warranty or condition nor should you rely on any such information or advice.
1.7 Provision of advice
BuddyPower.net is not an agent for and does not vouch for those persons, 'dieting buddies', companies and other organisations whose goods or services may be displayed or referred to in BuddyPower.net, nor for the availability, suitability or prices of such goods and services nor for the legal entitlement, competences, professional qualifications, trade certifications, or memberships of trade associations of such persons, companies or other organisations.
BuddyPower.net advises users to satisfy themselves as to the exact type and nature of goods or services being offered or qualifications held by those persons, companies and other organisations whose goods or services may be displayed or referred to in BuddyPower.net.
BuddyPower.net may make available certain information provided by third parties. BuddyPower.net recommends that before you use any such information with respect to any issues or questions that you may have relating to medicine, law, accounting or any other profession you seek advice from a qualified professional. BuddyPower.net may make available certain financial information provided by third parties, including information regarding industries, companies, stocks, investments and securities. Such investment information is for information purposes only and you should not construe it as investment advice or use it for trading or investing purposes. Financial investments bear varying degrees of risk. BuddyPower.net strongly discourages you from making any investment decision based upon information that you cannot confirm and strongly recommends that you seek advice from a qualified financial advisor before you make any financial investment.
1.8 Limitation of liability
Neither BuddyPower.net nor its associated content provider organisations seek to limit or exclude liability for death or personal injury arising from their negligence.
Under no circumstances will BuddyPower.net or any of its officers, directors, shareholders, employees, affiliates, agents, sponsors, licensers, or any other party involved in the creation, production, maintenance or distribution of BuddyPower.net be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages (including but not limited to loss of profits, business, anticipated savings, goodwill, use of data or other intangible losses) that result from either:
- the use and reliance on BuddyPower.net; or
- the inability to use BuddyPower.net; or
- mistakes, omissions, interruptions, suspension, termination, deletion of files or e-mail, errors, defects, viruses, delays in operation, transmission or service response time, or any failure of performance with respect to BuddyPower.net including without limitation those arising from acts of God, communications failure, theft, destruction or unauthorised access to BuddyPower.net's records, programs or services; or
- merchandise, products or services received through or advertised on BuddyPower.net and merchandise, products or services received through or advertised on any links provided on BuddyPower.net; or
- information or advice received through or advertised on BuddyPower.net and information or advice received through or advertised on any links provided on BuddyPower.net; or
- any information, data, text, messages and other materials that you email, post, upload, reproduce, transmit or is otherwise distributed using BuddyPower.net.
BuddyPower.net is unable to ensure or guarantee the security of any information transmitted over the Internet. Any information or data that you transmit to or by using BuddyPower.net is done at your own risk and BuddyPower.net shall not be responsible or liable for any damages or injury that may result from transmitting such information.
These conditions and any and all documents specifically referenced herein constitute the entire agreement between you and BuddyPower.net with respect to the subject matter hereof. If any provision contained in these conditions is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable, that provision shall be severed from these conditions and the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect.
1.10 Jurisdiction and governing law
These conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England. BuddyPower.net controls BuddyPower.net from within the country of England. It can, however, be accessed from other places around the world. Although these places may have different laws from those of England, by accessing BuddyPower.net you agree that the laws of England, without regard to rules relating to conflict of laws, will apply to all matters relating to your use of BuddyPower.net. You and BuddyPower.net also agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts, with respect to such matters. Users of BuddyPower.net accessing it from places outside of England acknowledge that they do so voluntarily and are responsible for complying with local laws.
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