Villa terms and conditions
25th May 2010
INFORMATION ABOUT US
The Site is operated by Perform Group Limited ("PG") on behalf of the Club. PG is registered in England and Wales under company number 06324278 and has our registered office at Sussex House, Plane Tree Crescent, Feltham, Middlesex, TW13 7HE.
ACCESSING THE SITE
Access to the Site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on the Site without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason the Site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the Site, or our entire site, to users who have registered with us.
When using the Site you must comply with the Acceptable Use section set out below.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Site.You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
We are the owners or the licensees of all intellectual property rights in the Site, and in the material published on it.Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
The Trade Marks depicted on this website are the property of the Club, PG or their licensors and we retain all rights in such trademarks.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from the Site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on the Site.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on the Site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the materials on the Site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
RELIANCE ON INFORMATION POSTED
Commentary and other materials posted on the Site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed.We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to the Site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
OUR SITE CHANGES REGULARLY
We aim to update the Site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to the Site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on the Site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.
Although we have used reasonable endeavours to ensure that the information and/or material contained on this website is correct, the material displayed on the Site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our respective groups of companies and third parties connected to each of us hereby expressly exclude:
All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with the Site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of the Site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:
loss of business, income or revenue;
loss of profits or contracts;
loss of anticipated savings;
loss of data;
loss of goodwill;
wasted management or office time; and
for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.
This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, or any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
INFORMATION ABOUT YOU AND YOUR VISITS TO THE SITE
UPLOADING MATERIAL TO THE SITE
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload material to the Site, or to make contact with other users of the Site, you must comply with the content standards set out in the Acceptable Use section below.You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you indemnify us for any breach of that warranty.
Any material you upload to the Site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to the Site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of the Site.
We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on the Site if, in our opinion, such material does not comply with the content standards set out in our acceptable use policy as set out below.
VIRUSES, HACKING & OTHER OFFENCES
You must not misuse the Site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Site, the server on which the Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Site. You must not attack the 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 identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the 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 the Site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
LINKING TO THE SITE
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.
Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of the Site other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in the Acceptable Use section below.
If you wish to make any use of material on the Site other than that set out above, please address your request to email@example.com.
LINKS FROM THE SITE
Where the Site contains links to other sites and/or resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only.We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.Your use of these third party sites, and any resultant transactions, may be subject to separate terms and conditions from the relevant third party.
Wherever you make use of the Site, it shall be in accordance with the following conditions:
Any and all materials which you post to, contribute or transmit through the website must:
not be defamatory, threatening, obscene, unlawful, harmful, pornographic, harassing, racially or ethnically offensive or which would in any way violate or infringe upon the rights of others (including intellectual property rights, rights of confidentiality or rights of privacy);
not be or contain anything which is technically harmful, including without limitation, computer viruses in any form;
be accurate or state opinions which are genuinely held;
be for your own personal use and not for commercial gain;
and comply with all applicable laws in the UK and in any country from which they are posted.
You may not copy, download, republish, reproduce, broadcast, transmit in any manner whatsoever any material from the Site except as is strictly necessary for your own personal non-commercial use except as follows:
permission is granted to down load the materials contained on this website to a single personal computer and to print a hard copy for personal, non-commercial use.
permission is granted for you to copy extracts of texts from news articles that appear on this website (excluding without limitation photographs, illustrations, logos, match reports, match statistics and audio and video materials) for non-commercial supply, in text format only, to individual third parties for their personal non-commercial use, but only if:
you acknowledge our website as the source of the extract and include a prominent reference to the website's URL. If the supply is via the internet such acknowledgement must include a hypertext link to this website: and
you inform the third party that the conditions set out in this clause apply to him/her and that he/she must comply with them: and
you reproduce the extracted material in complete and unmodified form and, if the supply by you is via the internet, that you do not frame the extract within your own website.
For the purposes of these terms, non commercial supply or use shall mean that neither you nor any third party may charge for viewing any materials that have been down loaded or copied from this website and neither you nor any third party can use materials from this website to attract others to buy goods or services.
The views expressed on any message board which appears on the Site from time to time are those of the individual user and not those of PG or the Club. We ask you to comply with the Acceptable Use section above when posting messages and we reserve the right, in our absolute discretion, to remove any messages at any time and without notice to you.
You agree to indemnify us and our respective officers, directors and employees immediately on demand, against all claims, demands, liability, damages, costs and expenses, including legal fees, arising out of any breach of these terms by you.
JURISDICTION AND APPLICABLE LAW
The English courts will have non-exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to the Site although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.
If you have any concerns about material which appears on the Site, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for visiting the Site.