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CatchUp Terms of Service Agreement
THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBES THE TERMS ON WHICH CATCHUP OFFERS YOU ACCESS TO OUR PLATFORM AND SERVICES:
We may update the Agreement at any time. When we do, we will revise the "Revision date" at the top of this Agreement, and you may view the most recent version at http://www.skiclub.co.uk/skiclub/membersonly/catch/terms.aspx. It is your responsibility to review the most recent version of the Agreement frequently and remain informed about any changes to it. By continuing to use the Platform, you consent to any updates to this Agreement. This version of the Agreement supersedes all earlier versions, and comprises the entire agreement between you and Ski Club of Great Britain regarding the Platform. By accessing or using the Platform, you accept this Agreement and any modifications that we may make to this Agreement from time to time. If you do not agree to any provision of this Agreement, you should not use the Platform.
'Member' means anyone who has a valid membership of the Ski Club of Great Britain, as defined in the Memorandum & Articles.
'Ski Club CatchUp', 'CatchUp' means the service by which Members can communicate with one another based on their 'Holiday Plan' details.
'Holiday Plan', 'My Holiday Plan' means the details of your holiday that are used to provide you with the 'CatchUp' service.
'CatchUp Meeting' means any physical meeting of CatchUp users.
'Our', 'Us' and 'We' means the Ski Club of Great Britain.
'You', 'Your' means the member who uses the services of the Ski Club of Great Britain.
1.1 Our Platform provides our users with a resource to facilitate meeting other members and organizing a 'CatchUp'.
1.2 You agree to comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of our Platform, including without limitation your participation in or involvement with any CatchUp Group or CatchUp Meeting (as defined in Section 6.1) and your submission of acceptable Public Information (as defined in Section 4 ("Your Information"). You also agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United Kingdom or the country in which you reside.
2.1 Eligibility. Our Platform is available to all Ski Club Members. Our Platform is not available to non-members or any temporarily or indefinitely suspended Ski Club Member.
2.2 We have the right, in our sole discretion, to suspend or terminate your use of our Platform and refuse any and all current or future use of all or any portion of our Platform.
3.1 Access to our website and use of our Platform is free to Ski Club of Great Britain members. Use of the Platform is included in the Membership fee. Subscription to the Platform cannot be made outside of Ski Club Membership.
4.1 Definition. "Your Information" is defined as any information post or other material you provide (directly or indirectly) through the use of our Platform, in any public message and/or through email. You are solely responsible for Your Information, and we act as a passive conduit for your online distribution and publication of your Public Information (as defined below).
Any of Your Information that, through the use of our Platform or otherwise, you submit or make available for inclusion on publicly accessible areas of our website is referred to as "Public Information" (your name (if provided) and location are considered Public Information); any other portion of Your Information shall be referred to as "Private Information." "Publicly accessible" areas of our Platform are those areas that are available either to some or all of our members (i.e., not restricted to your viewing only) or to the general public.
4.2 Restrictions. In consideration of your use of our Platform, you agree that Your Information:
- shall not be fraudulent;
- shall not infringe any third party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy;
- shall not violate any law, statute, ordinance or regulation;
- shall not be defamatory, trade libelous, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing;
- shall not create liability for us or cause us to lose (in whole or in part) the services of our ISPs or other suppliers;
- shall not link directly or indirectly to any materials to which you do not have a right to link to or include.
In addition, you agree that you will provide us with your valid, current email address, both at the time of your registration with us and from time to time as your email address changes.
Use of Platform
5.1 Control. You, and not CatchUp, are entirely responsible for all of your Public Information that you post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via our Platform. We do not control your Public Information or the Public Information of or posted by other users and do not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of Your Information or the Information of or posted by other users. Nor do we endorse any opinions expressed by you or other users. You understand that by using our Platform, you may be exposed to information that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. We do not have any obligation to monitor, nor do we take responsibility for, Your Information, Public Information or information of or posted by other users. You agree that under no circumstances will CatchUp its directors, officers, shareholders, employees, consultants, agents, advisers, affiliates, subsidiaries or its third-party partners be liable in any way for any information, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in Your Information or the Information of or posted by other users, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of Your Information or Information of or posted by other users posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available in connection with our Platform, or for any failure to correct or remove information.
5.2 Grounds for Removal, Sanction and/or Suspension. Notwithstanding any other provision of this Agreement, the following types of actions are cause for immediate removal, repeal and/or suspension or termination of your membership:
- The use of our Platform to (including, without limitation, eligibility requirements):
- harm or intimidate another person in any way, including restricting or inhibiting any other user from using our Platform;
- impersonate any person or entity (including CatchUp, Ski Club of Great Britain staff and other members), or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person, through the use of similar email addresses, nicknames or any other method or device;
- disguise the origin of any Public Information that is transmitted to any third party;
- "stalk" or otherwise harass another;
- advertise merchandise, auctions, services or commercial websites, including offers to trade or charitable solicitations unrelated to the topic or spirit of CatchUp;
- use for the primary purpose of that as a lead generator or listing service for another website;
- resell Public Information or access to Public Information;
- collect or store personal data about other users; or
- Posting any Public Information or other material:
- that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, intimidating, vulgar, obscene, profane, libelous, invasive of another's privacy (including the posting of private emails or contact information about another individual), hateful, or racially, ethically or otherwise objectionable, including any Public Information or other material that may be considered hate speech;
- that is obscene or adult in nature;
- that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships;
- that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party or rights of publicity or privacy;
- that is unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, or any other form of solicitation (including, but not limited to, "spam," "junk mail," and "chain letters");
- that is inappropriate, posted in bad faith, or contrary to the spirit of CatchUp; or
- Encouraging others to violate this Agreement; or
- Refusing to follow Ski Club of Great Britain staff instruction or direction; or
- Violation (intentional or unintentional) of this Agreement, or of any applicable local,, national or international law, statute, ordinance or regulation.
5.3 Also, your posting of other inappropriate actions, Public Information or other materials may also warrant removal and/or suspension from our website. CatchUp reserves the right to remove any post or other material without warning or further notice.
While we prohibit such conduct and content, you understand and agree that you nonetheless may be exposed to such conduct or content and that you use the Platform at your own risk.
For purposes of this Agreement, "posting" includes posting, emailing, transmitting or otherwise making available. Without limiting the foregoing, CatchUp and its designees shall have the right to remove any Public Information or other material that violates this Agreement or is otherwise objectionable.
5.4 Interference with Platform.
You agree that you will not:
- take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; or
- copy, reproduce, alter, modify, or publicly display any information displayed on our website (except for Your Information), or create derivative works from our website (other than from Your Information), to the extent that such action(s) would constitute copyright infringement or otherwise violate the intellectual property rights of the Ski Club of Great Britain or any other third party, except with the prior written consent of the Ski Club of Great Britain or the appropriate third party.
5.5 General Practices Regarding Use of Platform. You acknowledge and agree that we may establish general practices and limits concerning the use of our Platform. You agree that we have no responsibility or liability for the storage or the deletion of, or the failure to store or delete, any of Your Information. You acknowledge that we reserve the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in our sole discretion, with or without notice.
Meetings at Venues
6.1 The use of our Platform enables our users to arrange physical meetings (a "CatchUp Meeting") at venues that include, but are not limited to, public parks, private homes or private enterprises (such as coffee shops or retail stores). We do not supervise these CatchUp Meetings and are not involved in any way with the actions of any individuals at these CatchUp Meetings. As a result, we have no control over the identity or actions of the individuals who are present at these CatchUp Meetings, and we request that our users exercise caution and good judgment when attending these CatchUp Meetings.
Communications with users of CatchUp
7.1 By sending a CatchUp message, you understand and agree that you will receive communication from other users in the normal course of utilizing our Platform, subject to the contact information you provide at the time of sending the message . If you choose to receive email notifications of new messages, these message will be relayed to your email address through our Platform, which does not disclose your email address unless you explicitly choose to do so.
7.2 If you choose to opt-in to revealing your personal email address when sending a message on the Platform, CatchUp will not be liable for any communication that you receive to your email account from another CatchUp user.
7.3 You may unsubscribe from emails you receive from CatchUp by clicking the unsubscribe link on the CatchUp messaging page. Bear in mind that when you send a message to other CatchUp members disclosing your email address, CatchUp will not be able to stop any direct communications taking place away from the Platform.
7.4 We do not control the information provided by other users, which is made available through our Platform. You may find other users' information to be offensive, harmful, inaccurate or deceptive. Please use caution and common sense when using our website. Please note there is a risk that you may be dealing with underage persons or people acting under false pretense.
7.5 If you find other users' information to be offensive, harmful, inaccurate or in any way in contradiction to this Agreement, you can report abuse by clicking the link on the CatchUp messages page.
9.1 CatchUp users may provide links to other websites or resources. Because we have no control over such websites or resources, you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such websites or resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such websites or resources. You also acknowledge and agree that Ski Club of Great Britain shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such websites or resource.
Dealings with Marketing Partners and Third Parties
10.1 Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, marketing partners or other third parties found on our website or through our Platform, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such marketing partner or other third party. You agree that Ski Club of Great Britain shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such marketing partners or other third parties on our website or located through the use of our Platform.
11.1 You agree to indemnify and hold us and our officers, directors, shareholders, agents, employees, consultants, affiliates, subsidiaries and third-party partners harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable Legal fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of your representations and warranties or this Agreement or the documents it incorporates by reference, your use of our Platform, Your Information, your violation of any law, statute, ordinance or regulation or the rights of a third party, or your participation as an Organizer or in CatchUp Meetings(whether the claim or demand is due to or arising out of your transportation to or from, attendance at, or the actions of you or other users at CatchUp Meetings). Without limiting the foregoing, you, as a User, agree to indemnify and hold us and our officers, directors, shareholders, agents, employees, consultants, affiliates, subsidiaries and third-party partners harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable Legal fees, made by any CatchUp user or third party due to or arising out of your actions as a User, including your use of money paid to you by users of CatchUp.
Warranties and Liability
12.1 Disclaimer of Warranties. Your use of our Platform is at your sole risk. Our Platform is provided to you "as is" and on an "as available" basis. We specifically disclaim all warranties and conditions of any kind, whether express, implied or statutory, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. We disclaim any warranties regarding the security, reliability, timeliness, and performance of our Platform. We disclaim any warranties for any information or advice obtained through our Platform. We disclaim any warranties for services or goods received through or advertised on our Platform or received through any links provided by our Platform, as well as for any information or advice received through any links provided through our Platform.
In addition, no advice or information (oral or written) obtained by you from us shall create any warranty.
You understand and agree that you download or otherwise obtain material or data through the use of our Platform at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damages to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material or data.
12.2 Limitation of Liability. You agree that in no event shall CatchUp be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses (even if CatchUp has been advised of the possibility of such damages), arising out of or in connection with our Platform or this Agreement or the inability to use our Platform (however arising, including negligence), arising out of or in connection with Third Party Transactions or arising out of or in connection with your use of our Platform or transportation to or from CatchUp Meetings , and the actions of you or others at CatchUp Meetings.