Website Conditions of Use
Terms & Conditions
www.thesocialpartners.com (the “Website”) is owned and operated by The
Social Partners (“our”, “us” and “we”). By accessing
this Website you agree to be bound by these terms & conditions (“terms”).
Please read them carefully. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS YOU SHOULD
NOT ACCESS OR VIEW THIS WEBSITE.
1. The information contained in this Website is intended for general information
purposes only. We have made all reasonable efforts to ensure that the information
on this Website is accurate at the time of inclusion, however we cannot guarantee
the accuracy of such information.
2. We make no representations or warranties about the information provided through
this Website, including any hypertext links to any website or other items used either
directly or indirectly from this Website. We accept no liability for any inaccuracies
or omissions in this Website and any decisions based on information contained in
this Website are the sole responsibility of the visitor. The Website is provided
on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any representation
or endorsement. We accept no liability for any interruptions in your use of the
3. The information, designs, content, artwork and images contained within this Website
are protected by our copyright or our clients’/licensors’ copyright.
We permit you to make copies of the information and images on this Website solely
as necessary and incidental acts for your viewing of it; and you may take a print
for your personal use of so much of the Website as is reasonable for private and
non-commercial purposes. You may not frame this Website or publish a hypertext link
to any part of it without our express permission in writing.
4. You acknowledge and agree that all trade marks, service marks, trade names, logos
and all other intellectual property rights in all material or content contained
within the Website shall remain at all times owned by us or our clients/licensors.
You are permitted to use this material only as expressly authorized by us.
5. You shall not use this Website for any illegal purposes and in particular agree
that you shall not send, use, copy, post (or allow anything to be sent, used, copied,
or posted) which is defamatory or obscene or which is abusive, indecent or in breach
of the privacy of any person. You agree not to send any unsolicited promotional
or advertising material, spam or similar materials or any volume messages that may
interfere with the operation of this Website or with the enjoyment of this Website
by other visitors.
6. We reserve the right at any time and without notice to enhance, modify, alter,
suspend or permanently discontinue all or any part of this Website and to restrict
or prohibit access to it.
7. You hereby agree to indemnify us against any costs, claims, losses and damages
(including legal fees) incurred by or awarded against us as a result of your use
or misuse of this Website or your breach of these terms.
may at our option, suspend or block your access to this Website and refuse to provide
you with any further access to it.
9. This Website is provided to you free of charge, and neither we nor any of our
subsidiary or affiliated companies accept any liability to you (except in the case
of personal injury or death caused by our gross negligence or willful misconduct)
whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, arising out of or
in connection with this Website. We accept no liability for any direct, special,
indirect or consequential damages, or any other damages of whatsoever kind however
arising through the use of the Website or any information obtained either directly
or indirectly from this Website. Your sole remedy is to discontinue using this Website.
10. These terms may be amended by us from time to time at any time and without prior
notice and the changes will become effective immediately after posting the revised
terms. You can review the most current version of the terms at any time at www.thesocialpartners.com.
You are responsible for checking periodically for changes and your continued use
of this Website indicates your acceptance of the new terms.
11. Your use of this Website and downloads from it, and the operation of these terms,
shall be governed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
12. We respect your personal data and shall deal with it in accordance with our
13. In the event that any or any part of the terms shall be determined by any competent
authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such term shall
to that extent be severed from the remaining terms which shall continue to be valid
and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.
14. These terms are effective and were last updated on 16th June 2011.
© 2012 The Social Partners all rights reserved.
The Social Partners (“our”, “us” and “we”) has created
explains our data collection and use practices. By using or accessing the Website
located at www. thesocialpartners.com (the “Website”), you signify your
NOT ACCESS OR OTHERWISE USE THE WEBSITE.
Personal and Non-Personal Information: When using the Website, you may be asked
to provide, or you may choose to provide us with or upload, certain personally identifiable
information about yourself (“Personal Information”), including but not
limited to, your name, email address, physical address and telephone number.
We may also collect non-personally identifiable information, such as IP host address,
pages viewed, browser type and other data, and may aggregate any information collected
in a manner which does not identify any individual (“Aggregate Information”).
Information Usage: Unless disclosed otherwise at the time of collection, we do not
share any Personal Information you submit through our Website with any unaffiliated
third party, unless it is necessary to respond to your inquiry, or to comply with
We may use Aggregate Information to improve and enhance the Website, analyze trends,
administer the Website and for our market research activities. For example, we may
share Aggregate Information with unaffiliated third parties, such as business partners,
manufacturers, distributors and retailers, in an aggregate, anonymous form, which
means that the shared information will not contain nor be linked to any Personal
Information. We will never sell your Personal Information to any third party not
affiliated with us without your consent except in connection with the sale or merger
of our company or the division responsible for such services.
Please note that we reserve the right to access and/or disclose Personal Information
and non-personal information we gather as required by courts or administrative agencies
and to the extent required to permit us to investigate suspected fraud, harassment
or other violations of any law, rule or regulation, the Website rules or policies,
or the rights of third parties or to investigate any suspected conduct which we
Cookies: “Cookies” are pieces of information that may be placed on your
computer by a Website for the purpose of facilitating and enhancing your communication
to make your visit more convenient or to enable us to enhance our service. You may
stop or restrict the placement of cookies on your computer or flush them from your
browser by adjusting your web browser preferences, in which case you may still use
our Website, but it may interfere with some of its functionality. We do not use
cookies to retrieve Personal Information from your computer for purposes that are
unrelated to the Website or your interaction with the Website.
Cookies that may be used by this website:
|Google Analytics||_utmz||Performance||This site users Google Analytics, a service provided by Google, Inc. which enables
us to understand how people use the site and report on activity that may occur with
the site. Google Analytics may set cookies in order to do this.The Google Analytics service stores data on servers that may be situated outside
of the EU.
|Brightcove||BC.BANDWIDTH||Performance||Brightcove is a video streaming service that hosts and streams the videos on this
site. This cookie is used in order to enable the Brightcove service to detect the
speed of your internet connection and stream an appropriate version of the video.
This cookie is not used for tracking.
*These classifications are based upon the International Chamber of Commerce guide
for cookie categories:
If you do not wish to accept cookies you can change your browser settings to block
them. Please see this guide for information on how to do so:
Clickstream: As you use the Internet, a trail of electronic information is left
at each Website you visit. This information, which is sometimes referred to as “clickstream
data” can be collected and stored by a Website’s server. Clickstream data can
tell us the type of computer and browsing software you use and the address of the
Website from which you linked to the Website. We may collect and use clickstream
data as a form of Aggregate Information to anonymously determine how much time visitors
spend on each page of our Website, how visitors navigate throughout the Website
and how we may tailor our web pages to better meet the needs of visitors. This information
may be used to improve our Website and our services. Any collection or use of clickstream
data will be anonymous and aggregate, and will not intentionally contain any Personal
Security: The security of your Personal Information is very important to us. We
have put in place reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to
safeguard the information we collect. However, due to the inherent open nature of
the Internet, we cannot guarantee that communications between you and us, or information
stored on the Website or our servers, will be free from unauthorized access by third
parties such as hackers and your use of the Website demonstrates your assumption
of this risk.
Other websites: Our Website may contain links to other Websites not maintained by
us. Other Websites may also reference or link to our Website. We recommend that
when you leave our Website you read the privacy statements of each Website that
you visit. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such
You should be aware that Personal Information which you voluntarily include and
transmit online may be viewed and used by others. In addition, Personal Information
you post to chat rooms, message boards, blogs or other publicly accessible forums
may be viewed and used by anyone with access to such forums. We are unable to control
such uses of your Personal Information, and by using such services you assume the
risk that the Personal Information provided by you may be viewed and used by third
parties. Changes to policy/Opt-Out Process: We reserve the right, at our discretion,
to change, modify, add, or remove portions from this policy at any time. However,
if at any time in the future we plan to use Personal Information in a way that differs
from this policy, we will post such changes here and provide you the opportunity
to opt-out of such differing uses. Your continued use of the Website following the
posting of any changes to this policy means you accept such changes.
If you receive an unwanted email from us, you can simply reply and ask not to receive
Communications with us: By providing your email address to us, you expressly consent
to receive emails from us. We may use email to communicate with you, to send information
that you have requested or to send information about other products or services
developed or provided by us, provided that, we will not give your email address
to another party to promote their products or services directly to you.
Contact: If you have any questions about this policy please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
© 2012 The Social Partners all rights reserved.