Terms of Website Use
INFORMATION ABOUT US
www.sportsdirectnews.com (the "Site") is a site operated by My London News Ltd. ("We") as publisher and editor. The Site is ulimately owned by Sports Direct International plc, whose registered office is at Unit A, Brook Park East, Shirebrook, NG20 8RY ("Sports Direct").
We are registered in England and Wales under company number 08003117 and have our registered office at 33-34 Alfred Place, LONDON WC1E 7DP.
ACCESSING OUR SITE
Access to the Site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service provided through the Site without notice (see below). Neither we nor Sports Direct shall 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 to the entire Site, to users who have registered with us.
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 owner or the licensee 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.
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 our 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.
THE 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 our 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.
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 group of companies, Sports Direct and third parties connected to 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 income or revenue;
- loss of business;
- 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 or Sports Direct's liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our or Sports Direct's liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
INFORMATION ABOUT YOU AND YOUR VISITS TO THE SITE
UPLOADING MATERIAL TO OUR 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 our acceptable use policy. You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you indemnify us and Sports Direct for any breach of that warranty.
Any material you upload to the Site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we and Sports Direct have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. Both we and Sports Direct 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.
Neither we or Sports Direct shall 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 our site if, in our opinion, such material does not comply with the content standards set out in our acceptable use policy.
VIRUSES, HACKING AND 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.
Neither we nor Sports Direct will 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 our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
LINKING TO OUR 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.
The 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 our acceptable use policy.
If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please address your request to email@example.com.
LINKS FROM OUR SITE
Where the Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Neither we nor Sports Direct have any 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.
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 both we and Sports Direct retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.
1.1 “Customer” means the individual or the legal entity who activates Services provided by us and assumes payment responsibility for the same.
1.2 “Content” means all visual, written or audible data, information or material including, without limitation: documents, spreadsheets, text messages, form entries, web pages, and similar material, which are uploaded to, transferred through, publicly posted, processed or entered into the Services by the User.
1.3 “Employer” means the legal entity entitled to ownership of the e-mail address used by the User upon registering and to which the User is associated through an employment relationship, consulting arrangement or similar circumstances. Employer shall not mean an Internet Service Provider (ISP) or similar provider even though such provider may be entitled to ownership of the e-mail address utilised by the User.
1.4 “Services” means the web services, all the User’s Workspaces, associated software, and other services related thereto provided to the User by us in accordance with this agreement and with the characteristics and features as described at www.sportsdirectnews.com from time to time.
1.5 “User” means the individual who registers a user account and gains access to the Services provided by us.
1.6 “Site” means the web site at www.sportsdirectnews.com.
1.7 "We", "Us" or "Our" means My London News Limited registered in England and Wales under company number 08003117 and have our registered office at 33-34 Alfred Place, LONDON WC1E 7DP.
1.8 "Sports Direct" meansSports Direct International plc, a company that is registered in England and Wales and whose registered office is at Unit A, Brook Park East, Shirebrook, NG20 8RY
2 Services and Grant of Rights
3 User Obligations
3.1 The User shall comply with the security and administrative regulations as notified in conjunction with registration, by e-mail, as made available on the Site, or in any other manner.
3.2 The User undertakes, in conjunction with registration, to provide correct information regarding the User’s identity and a correct and legitimate e-mail address.
3.3 The User shall be responsible for the activities conducted through use of the Services and shall ensure compliance with national laws in conjunction therewith. All Content uploaded to, transferred through, publicly posted, processed or entered into the Services by the User shall be the sole responsibility of the User.
3.4 The User undertakes to use the Services in such a manner that such use does not prevent or disrupt other computer communications or mobile telephone communications or prevent or disrupt the equipment employed in order to provide and use the Services.
3.5 The User is aware and acknowledges that it is not permitted use the Services in order to gain material in violation of law or material which in any manner contravenes generally accepted practices.
3.6 The User undertakes not to use the Services in order to obtain material which per se or if sent to another party might injure the reputation of a third party, or in any manner which may result in the infringement of any third party’s copyright, or which constitutes a dissemination of business secret, or may incite a third party to commit or participate in a crime, or may be understood as constituting a threat, or to use the Services in any other manner incompatible with the purpose thereof.
3.8 The User is obligated to notify us of any suspected breach of these provisions.
4 Personal Data, Privacy
4.1 In order for the User to be able to use some of the Services, the User must provide certain data to us, including but not limited to full name, e-mail address and contact details.. Following receipt of such data, we will process the same using automatic data processing in order to enable us to administer and otherwise perform its obligations within the scope of the Services and to ensure that unauthorised persons do not gain access to the Services. As provided in section 6 “Confidentiality”, neither we nor Sports Direct will disclose to any third party any personal information pertaining to the User. Upon request, the User has the right to access the personal data related to the User. The User also has the right and the obligation to rectify such data.
Further information may be obtained by contacting the data controller, at the following address:
My London News Limited
33-34 Alfred Place
London, WC1E 7DP
4.2 In addition, in order for the User to be able to use the Services, the User must also allow us to store and retrieve session information on the User’s end terminal equipment, through the use of “cookies”. The purpose of such storage and retrieval of information is to enable the necessary login/logout procedures used in the Services and to ensure that unauthorised persons do not gain access to the Services.
4.3 By accepting this agreement, the User explicitly consents to (a) the collection and processing by us and Sports Direct of personal data as described above, (b) the storage of such data until the user account is terminated by the User, (c) the storage and retrieval of information on the User’s end terminal equipment as described above, (d) using your personal data to monitor customer traffic patterns and Site usage to help us develop and improve the Services provided through the Site, and (e) providing you with information about the products and services that we, Sports Direct and relevant third parties may offer.
4.4 We shall adopt reasonable measures to protect the privacy of the User. Our information gathering and dissemination practices are set forth in the Privacy Statement applicable from time to time, which is available on the Web Site.
5 Security, Passwords, etc.
5.1 The User shall ensure that identities, passwords, and equivalent obtained by the User in conjunction with registration are stored and used in a secure manner and cannot be accessed and thereby used by third parties. The User shall be liable for any unauthorised use of the Services. Neither we nor Sports Direct shall have no liability for any loss or damage arising from the User’s failure to comply with these requirements.
5.2 Where it is suspected that any unauthorised person has become aware of the user identity and/or password, the User shall immediately inform us thereof.
5.3 The User shall be liable for losses or damage incurred by us or Sports Direct where the User intentionally or negligently reveals the user identity/password to a third party. The User shall furthermore be liable for losses or damage incurred by us or Sports Direct where the user identity and password otherwise become known to an unauthorised party, unless the User notifies both us and Sports Direct immediately upon suspicion that such has occurred.
5.4 We shall adopt reasonable measures to ensure that the security of the Services meet relevant industry standards. Our security measures are set forth in the Security Policy as applicable from time to time, which is available on the Site.
6 Confidentiality, etc.
6.1 We undertakes not to disclose to any third party, or otherwise make available, information received by us from the User within the scope of this agreement.
8 Term and Termination, etc.
8.2 User must ensure that the User possesses the necessary back-up copies, etc. of the Content that the User desires to retain prior to any termination of this Agreement.
9 Access Restrictions, Premature Termination
9.1 We shall be entitled, with immediate effect, to disable the User’s access to the Services or to prematurely terminate this agreement where: (a) the User uses the Services in a manner that entails the perpetration of a crime; (b) the User uses the Services in a manner that occasions losses or the risk of loss for u, Sports Direct or any third party; (c) the User uses the Services in a manner that violates our security or administrative regulations; (d) it may be reasonably assumed that continued dissemination of Content violates governing law; (e) the User uses the Services in a manner whereby the User utilises resources or seeks unauthorised access to our systems or the systems of Sports Direct which are not intended for the User; or (f) the User otherwise fails to comply with the above and such breach of contract is material.
11 General Provisions
11.3 In the event of any conflict between the provision of this Agreement and the Site terms and conditions, the Site terms and conditions shall prevail
12 Governing Law and Disputes
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