Terms & conditions
1. INFORMATION ABOUT US www.drakefoundation.org is a site operated by The Drake Foundation (“We”). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 9182698 and have our registered office at Unitec House, 2 Albert Place, London, N3 1QB, UK.
2. OTHER APPLICABLE TERMS
3. CHANGES TO THESE TERMS
We reserve the right to make technical adjustments, reflect changes required by law or regulatory requirements, or as otherwise we consider to be reasonably necessary from time to time. We will endeavour to provide reasonable notice to you in respect of any changes other than those of a minor or purely technical nature. Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we have made, as they are binding on you.
4. CHANGES TO OUR SITE
4.1 We may update our site from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.
4.2 We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
5. ACCESSING OUR SITE
5.1 We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
5.2 You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site and we reserve the right to restrict access to our site subject to the provision to us of such verification material as we may request from you from time to time.
6. YOUR ACCOUNT AND PASSWORD
6.1 If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
6.3 If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly change it and notify us at [email protected].
7. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
7.1 We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
7.2 You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on our site.
7.3 You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
7.4 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged.
7.5 You must not use any part of the materials on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
8. OUR TRADE MARKS ARE REGISTERED
You are not permitted to use our trade marks without our approval, unless they are part of material you are using as permitted under Acceptable Use Policy on our site.
9. NO RELIANCE ON INFORMATION
9.1 The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely and should not be used for the purposes of self-diagnosis. Any content expressing a view on our site constitutes information and opinions but not advice.
9.2 You must obtain professional or specialist advice from a medical practitioner before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site. You should not base any decisions on the material that you find on our site without verifying the accuracy thereof independently.
9.3 We are not responsible for the content of postings or other information on our site provided by users of our site.
9.4 We have no liability to any person in relation to any material provided on our site. It is a condition of your use of our site that you agree that you will not make any claim against us or any of our employees, officers or agents in respect of any content on our site or any communication from us.
9.5 Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up-to-date.
10. OUR LIABILITY
10.2 To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations and other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied.
10.3 We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
10.3.1 use of, or inability to use, our site; or
10.3.2 use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.
10.4 If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:
10.4.1 loss of profits, sales, business, data or revenue;
10.4.2 business interruption;
10.4.3 loss of anticipated savings;
10.4.4 loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
10.4.5 any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
10.5 We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material or event that may infect or otherwise damage your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.
10.6 We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
11. UPLOADING CONTENT TO OUR SITE
11.1 Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to our site, or to make contact with other users of our site, you must comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.
11.2 You warrant that you are entitled to upload such content and any such contribution does comply with the standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of those warranties. If you are a consumer user, this means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.
11.3 We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of our site.
11.4 Any content you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such content for any purpose.
11.5 We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
11.6 We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you or any other user of our site.
11.7 We have the right to remove any posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.
11.8 The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.
12.1 We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
12.2 You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
12.3 You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
13. LINKING TO OUR SITE
13.1 You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
13.2 You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
13.3 You must not establish a link to our site from any website that is not owned by you.
13.4 Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.
13.5 We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
13.6 The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.
13.7 If you wish to make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact [email protected].
14. THIRD PARTY LINKS AND RESOURCES IN OUR SITE
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
15. APPLICABLE LAW
17. YOUR CONCERNS
To contact us, please email [email protected].