Terms and Conditions
1 – Acceptance of our Terms
2 – Use of our Website
You may only use our website for lawful purposes.
You may not use our site:
- In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation;
- In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect;
- For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors or other users in any way;
- To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam); or
- To knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.
Further you shall not:
(a) upload, post or otherwise transmit through or to this website any content that:
- is unlawful, abusive, threatening, harmful, obscene, lewd, offensive, defamatory or otherwise objectionable;
- might infringe the intellectual property rights, privacy rights, rights of publicity, or other proprietary rights of others;
- contains any viruses, trojan horses, time bombs, or any other harmful programs or elements;
(b) disrupt, place unreasonable burdens or excessive loads on, interfere with or attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion of our site, its computer systems, servers or networks;
(c) provide false information about yourself to us, impersonate any other person, or otherwise attempt to mislead others about your identity or the origin of any content, message or other communication;
(d) try to collect information about other visitors to our website without their consent or otherwise systematically extract data or data fields, including without limitation any financial data or e-mail addresses;
(e) sell access to or the use of this website, including any content contained on, downloaded or accessed from this site or redistribute any content, including data, provided by us in any manner whatsoever including by means of printed publication, fax broadcast, web pages, email, web newsgroups or forums, or any other electronic or paper-based service or method.
3 – Proprietary Rights
Our website contains proprietary and confidential information including copyright material, trademarks and patents. All material on our website is protected by intellectual property laws and international intellectual property treaties and is the property of Hymid or its licensors. All such rights are reserved. Any third party trademarks and logos are the property of their respective owners. Any further rights not specifically granted herein are reserved.
4 – Use of Material
You may print off or download content on this site as permitted under the fair dealing provisions of the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 (as amended) (sections 28 to 30) for the purposes of viewing it on your computer, research for non-commercial purposes, private study, criticism, review and news reporting, provided that you do not alter it in any
way and acknowledge Hymid as the source of the content and the copyright owner. In addition, you may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material. Our content may not be
copied, sold, reproduced or distributed for commercial gain without our explicit written permission. All other use or copying of this site and any content on this site, other than as expressly permitted by Hymid or permitted by law, is prohibited. You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you
5 – Linking to this Site
Linking to this site is allowed provided you have informed Hymid in advance of Linking and any Link to this site is to the home page or landing page. Deep linking is not allowed. Hymid reserves the right to deny or withdraw permission to Link where it, in its sole opinion, considers the link is detrimental to Hymid, its business or its partners.
6 – Permissions
If you intend to Link to this site or would like to obtain permission to make use of material from this website, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
7 – Rights to Information Published
By submitting content to our website (including any text, photographs, graphics, video or audio) you simultaneously grant Hymid an irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide, royalty free licence to use the material in any way we want (including publishing, modifying, distributing and deleting it). In order that we can use your contribution, you confirm that your contribution is your own original work, is not defamatory and does not infringe any UK laws and that you have the right to give us permission to use it for the purposes specified above.
8 – Disclaimer of Warranties
The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on this site. The information is provided by Hymid and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no express or implied warranties, representations or undertakings whatsoever in relation to any of the content of this website (including the accuracy, quality or fitness for any purpose of the content). You understand and agree that your use of our website is entirely at your own risk and that it is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis.
9 – Our Responsibility for Loss or Damage Suffered by You
Except for death or personal injury caused by our negligence, fraud and/or fraudulent misrepresentation Hymid, its officers, employees, contractors or content providers shall in no event be liable for any loss or damage even if it is foreseeable including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, injury to reputation, loss of information or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data, loss of profits, business interruption, loss of business opportunity goodwill or reputation arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website or any information, services or content on www.hymid.co.uk
10 – Limiting Liability for Viruses, Damage and Availability
Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, Hymid does not warrant that functions available on this website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that the server that makes it available is free of viruses or bugs.
Hymid takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control. We strive to ensure this site is free from viruses. However, we cannot always guarantee this. You are responsible for installing adequate and up-to-date virus-checking software on your computer. We take no responsibility or liability for any viruses or any other computer code, files or programs which interrupt, restrict, destroy, limit the functionality of, or compromise the integrity of any computer software or hardware, or telecommunications equipment or other material which may be transmitted with or as part of the site.
11 – Cyber Crime
You will not misuse our website in any way including in any illegal or criminal way; in any way which would give rise to civil liability; or in any way which would be technically harmful to our website. In particular, you must not misuse our site by introducing (whether knowingly or not) any 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 IP address to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use this site will cease immediately. We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of this site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it. You agree not to use this website, its facilities or any information contained on it for, or to facilitate the distribution of unsolicited emails to any person.
12 – External links
Links to third party websites are provided solely for your convenience and we have no control over the contents of those sites or resources. Accordingly, we accept no responsibility for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of such third party sites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that they have their own terms and privacy policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal or sensitive data to these websites.
13 – Rights of Third Parties
A person who is not a party to the agreement formed by our Terms and Conditions will have no right under the Contracts (Right of Third Parties) Act 1999 to enforce any term of it, but this shall not affect any right or remedy of a third party which exists or is available apart from that Act.
14 – Legal Jurisdiction and Severability
The laws of England shall govern your use of the site and you hereby agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts to resolve any legal matter arising from this agreement or related to your use of www.hymid.co.uk. If any wording in any provision of these Terms and Conditions of use is found by any court, tribunal or administrative body of competent jurisdiction to be wholly or partly illegal, invalid, void, voidable, unenforceable or unreasonable it shall, to the extent of such illegality, invalidity, voidness, voidability, unenforceability or unreasonableness, be deemed severable and the remaining provisions of our Terms and Conditions shall continue in full force and effect.
15 – Your Statutory Rights
If you are a consumer, nothing in our Terms and Conditions shall be deemed to restrict or affect any of your statutory rights under English Law to the extent that they are applicable to your use of this website and to these Terms and Conditions.
16 – How we use your Personal Information
17 – Changes to our Terms and Conditions
Hymid reserves the right to modify, add or remove any term of our Terms and Conditions from time to time at our sole discretion, without any notice or liability to you. Changes to our Terms and Conditions become effective on the date they are posted, and your continued use of www.hymid.co.uk after any changes will signify your agreement to be bound by them.
Our Terms and Conditions were last modified on 24th July 2019.