TERMS OF SERVICE
THE CHANCELLOR, MASTERS, AND SCHOLARS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE, trading as Cambridge University Press, has its principal place of business at the University Printing House, Shaftesbury Road, Cambridge, CB2 8BS (‘Cambridge’).
1. Accuracy of Information and Disclaimer
1.1 Owing to the nature of the Internet we cannot guarantee that this website or the websites to which it is linked will always be available to users. You should ensure that you have appropriate protection against viruses and other security arrangements in place whilst using the Internet.
Although every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that the information on this website was accurate at the time of publication, it is subject to variation at any time without notice and we do not give any warranty that any such information will be accurate or complete at any particular time or at all.
This website and any information or other material contained in it are made available strictly on the basis that you accept it on an 'as is' and 'as available' basis. Where you rely on any information or other material contained in it, you do so entirely at your own risk and you accept that all warranties, conditions and undertakings, express or implied, whether by common law, statute, trade usage, course of dealings or otherwise in respect of this website are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law. We exclude all liability whatever, to the fullest extent permitted by law, in respect of any loss or damage resulting or arising from any non-availability or use of this website or of any other website linked to it, or from reliance on the contents of this website or any material or content accessed through it.
2. Age restrictions
2.1 Registration and participation on the Site is restricted to those individuals over 13 years of age, or those who possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms herein. By registering or participating in services or functions on the Site, you hereby represent that you are over 13 or in possession of consent by a legal parent or guardian and have the authority to enter into the terms herein.
3. User content
3.1 User content must:
3.1.1 be accurate (where it states facts);
3.1.2 be genuinely held (where it states opinions); and
3.1.3 comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which it is posted.
3.2 User content must not:
3.2.1 contain any material which is defamatory of any person, libellous, unlawful, threatening or harmful, abusive, harassing, obscene, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
3.2.2 infringe any copyright, database right or trademark of any other person;
3.2.3 advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse;
3.2.4. contain software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
3.2.5. engage in any commercial activities;
3.2.6. advertise or promote materials or transmit any ‘junk mail’ ‘spam’ or ‘chain letters’ or any other form of solicitation for goods or services;
3.2.7. be likely to deceive any person;
3.2.8. be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence;
3.2.9. promote any illegal activity;
3.2.10. promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
3.2.11. be threatening, abusive or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;
3.2.12. be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;
3.2.13. be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent the identity of or affiliation with any person;
3.2.14. give the impression that the user content emanates from Cambridge, if this is not the case.
3.3 With respect to all user content you upload to the Site or post to the Site discussion forums, you grant Cambridge a licence and right to use, reproduce, publish, translate, distribute and display such user content (in whole or part) throughout the world as part of the Site. This licence is royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully sub-licensable.
3.4 You warrant and undertake that you own or hold the worldwide licence for all intellectual property rights in any user content you upload to the Site or post to the Site discussion forums and further that you have not otherwise granted any exclusive license in the same to any other person.
3.5 You acknowledge that Cambridge has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any user content.
3.6 Any links to external websites, provided in user content as part of an interactive service, are posted entirely at the user’s own risk and Cambridge excludes all liability whatsoever for such links and any use that may be made of them by a user.
3.7 Cambridge shall not be liable to you or to any other third party for any damage, loss, cost, claim or expense suffered by you or by any other third party arising directly or indirectly from your use of the interactive services or the posting of user content and the use made of it by you or any other individual.
4. Right of withdrawal of access of Site content/ user generated content
4.1 Where Cambridge considers, in its sole opinion, there to have been a deliberate and/or systematic breach of these terms and conditions by you, it reserves the right to immediately, temporarily or permanently withdraw your right to use the Site.
4.2. Where Cambridge has reasonable grounds to believe the Site content or user generated content infringes copyright, is defamatory, obscene, unlawful, objectionable or otherwise does not satisfy the provisions of these terms and conditions, it reserves the right to promptly remove, or disable access to such Site content and/or user generated content at any time.
4.3. No refund of any fees shall be payable to you in the event of any withdrawal of Site content and/or user generated content by Cambridge under clauses 4.1 or 4.2 above.
5. Copyright and intellectual property
5.1 The copyright and other intellectual property in material contained in the Site and all technical infrastructure relating to it, including without limitation in text, images, scripts and sounds, is owned or licensed by Cambridge University Press.
5.2 You may print extracts from the Site or any of its pages for your personal internal business use only.
5.3 You may distribute copies of the material on this Site provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices remain intact, and that such material shall not be commercially exploited in any way.
5.4 You may make a temporary copy of these pages for the purposes of viewing the pages with browser software, but must not otherwise copy, reproduce or re-distribute the contents of these pages in whole or in part without the prior written consent of Cambridge University Press.
5.5 You must not copy, reproduce or use any logos or trademarks belonging to Cambridge University Press which are included on the Site in any way, or in any medium, without the prior written consent of Cambridge University Press.
5.6 All other rights are reserved.
5.7 Cambridge University Press is a registered trademark of the University of Cambridge.
6.1 The Site and any interactive services or user content included on it are not moderated by Cambridge. Cambridge will not be responsible as author, editor or publisher of any user content included on the Site and we expressly exclude our liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of the interactive services and/or the user content by any person.
7. Data protection
7.1 By registering with us, you consent to us processing your personal data in accordance with our Privacy Statement.
8. Other agreements
9. Contacting us
9.2 In the event that you wish to complain about user generated content or report any abuse, included on the Site, you should report this to Cambridge in writing at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any written complaint should include the following details:
9.2.1 name and email address of the person reporting the infringement;
9.2.2 the nature of the infringement (copyright infringement, obscene or abusive Site content or user content, defamation, etc);
9.2.3 a hyperlink and reference number (where applicable) to the content in question;
9.2.4 confirmation that in the case of someone reporting a copyright infringement, you are the copyright holder or are authorised to act on the copyright holder’s behalf.
9.3 Cambridge will review complaints and reports of abuse promptly and will inform you of the outcome of its review within a reasonable time of receiving your complaint.
10. Governing law and jurisdiction
10.1 These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Each party irrevocably agrees to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England over any claim or matter arising under or in connection with these terms and conditions.