These Terms and Conditions shall apply to Your use of the website located at www.Gigwise.com ("the Gigwise Site").
Please read this agreement carefully before using the website. By accessing the website, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions below. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, you should not access or use the website. Your use of the Gigwise Site will be deemed an acceptance of the terms existing at that time.
"You/Your" means You, the user/Your, the user's. "We/Us" means Gigwise.com and Our/Our's shall be interpreted accordingly. "Gigwise Site" shall have the meaning as set out above. "User Information" means the personal details which may be provided by You to Us via the Gigwise Site. "Users" means the users of the Gigwise Site collectively and/or individually as the context admits. "Website" means a site on the World Wide Web.
2. Acceptable Use
You agree that any use by You of the Gigwise Site shall be in accordance with the following conditions:
2.1 You will not post or transmit through the Gigwise Site any defamatory, threatening, harmful, or otherwise illegal material or material which would violate or infringe in any way upon our rights or those of others (including intellectual property rights, rights of confidentiality, or rights of privacy) or cause distress or inconvenience. You must not express opinions that are sexist, racist or otherwise offensive. Always treat other Users with respect.
2.2 You will not copy, download, reproduce, republish, frame, broadcast, transmit in any manner whatsoever, any material on the Gigwise Site except as is strictly necessary for Your own personal non-commercial use.
2.3 You will abide by the specific rules of any competition or promotion that You participate in on or via the Gigwise Site.
2.4 You will not do anything that affects the operability or security of the Gigwise Site or causes unreasonable inconvenience or offence or disruption to our staff.
3. Third Party Websites
3.1 Links to third party web sites on this site are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave this site. We have not reviewed all of these third party sites and does not control and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content. We do not endorse or make any representations about them, or any information, software or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this site, you do this entirely at your own risk.
3.2 We do not endorse and shall not be held responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or services on or available from such Websites or material.
3.3 Any dealings between You and any third party advertisers or merchants found on or via the Gigwise Site, including payment for and delivery of products, services and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are made between You and the relevant advertiser or merchant. Therefore, We are not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as the result of any such dealings.
4. Intellectual Property
4.1 All copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights in all material or content supplied as part of the Gigwise Site shall remain at all times vested in Us or Our licensors. You are permitted to use this material or content only as expressly authorised in writing by Us or Our licensors. You will not, and You will not assist or facilitate any third party to, copy, reproduce, transmit, distribute, frame, commercially exploit or create derivative works of such material or content.
4.2 If You become aware of any such distribution or commercial exploitation, You agree to notify Us immediately.
4.3 You acknowledge that by posting materials on the Gigwise Site You grant to Us an irrevocable, perpetual, royalty free, worldwide licence to use the materials both within the Gigwise Site and in any other manner. The licence extends to copying, distributing, broadcasting, and otherwise transmitting, and adapting and editing the materials.
5.1 We may, but are not obligated to, monitor or review any areas on the site where users transmit or post communications or communicate solely with each other, including but not limited to chat rooms, bulletin boards or other user forums, and the content of any such communications. We have no liability related to the content of any such communications, whether or not arising under the laws of copyright, libel, privacy, obscenity, or otherwise.
5.2 We will not be held responsible or liable for the content, accuracy, timing or reliability of any information or statements contained within the Gigwise Site, or for statements, advice and/or opinions made or given by Users on the bulletin boards and chat rooms. If You have any claim arising from the actions or statements of another User, You agree to pursue such a claim only against that User and not from Us.
5.3 We will endeavour to provide the Gigwise Site using all reasonable care. Except as required by law, We will not be responsible or liable for the quality, accuracy or fitness for a particular purpose of the Gigwise Site and do not promise that the material contained in the Gigwise Site, or any of the functions contained in the Gigwise Site or its server will operate without interruption or delay or will be error free, free of viruses or bugs or is compatible with any other software or material.
5.4 We will be liable for any fraudulent misrepresentations We make and for any death or personal injury caused by Our negligence. We will not be responsible or liable to You for any other loss or damage that You or any third party may suffer as a result of using or in connection with Your use of the Gigwise Site.
6.1 We shall comply with all applicable UK data protection legislation from time to time in place in respect of any personal information relating to You gathered by Us.
6.3 Please notify Us if You wish to withdraw Your consent to Our using Your User Information for the stated purposes or for any form of promotional contact.
We give Our ongoing commitment to ensuring through Our policy of safety that You can use the Gigwise Site with confidence. When using the Gigwise Site, in particular any bulletin boards or chat rooms, You should always take the following precautions:
7.1 keep Your identity private. Do not give out Your full name, postal address, telephone number, e-mail address, the name of Your school or any other information (other than that specifically requested by Us), that could help someone discover Your actual identity;
7.2 never meet with someone You meet online.
7.3 do not reply to any messages that are hostile, rude or inappropriate, or in any way make You feel uncomfortable.
If you are a business User, You agree to indemnify Us, and/or any of Our affiliates and Our and their officers, directors and employees, immediately on demand, against all claims, liability, damages, costs and expenses, including legal fees, arising out of any breach of these terms and conditions by You or any other liabilities arising out of Your use of the Gigwise Site.
We reserve the right immediately to terminate Your use of the Gigwise Site if You breach or We have reasonable grounds to believe that You are likely to breach these terms and conditions or You otherwise engage in conduct which We determine in Our sole discretion to be unacceptable.
Should You wish to make any comments to Us about the Gigwise Site or if You have any questions relating to the same please contact Us using the Feedback Form on the Gigwise Site.
11.1 Governing Law
Gigwise makes no representation that materials at this site are appropriate or available for use outside the United Kingdom, and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. You may not use or export or re-export the materials at this site or any copy or adaptation in violation of any applicable laws or regulations including without limitation UK export laws and regulations. If you choose to access this site from outside the UK, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. These terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with English law, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws.
11.2 Third Party Rights
These terms and conditions apply between Us and Users. No other person is entitled to benefit under these Terms and Conditions.