PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE
What is Cumbria Exchange?
Cumbria Exchange is a framework via this site for businesses or individuals to provide assistance to community organisations within Cumbria and it is a condition that one of the parties to any arrangements agreed through this site must be a charitable or other community based organisation.
What’s in these terms?
These terms tell you the rules for using our website cumbriaexchange.co.uk (the site).
Who we are and how to contact us
cumbriaexchange.co.uk is a site operated by Copeland Community Fund (“We”), whose accountable body is Cumbria County Council.
To contact us, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
By using the site you accept these terms.
If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use the site.
We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.
There are other terms that may apply to you
- Our Acceptable Use Policy, which sets out the permitted uses and prohibited uses of the site. When using the site, you must comply with this Acceptable Use Policy.
We may make changes to these terms
We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use the site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.
We may make changes to the site
We may update and change the site, from time to time to reflect changes to our users’ needs and our business priorities
We may suspend or withdraw the site
The site is made available free of charge.
We do not guarantee that the site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of the site for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.
You must keep your account details safe
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at email@example.com.
How you may use material on the site
Save for any intellectual property rights owned by third party including (but not limited to) in logos or trademarks 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 use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content 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 content on the site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on the site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
Do not rely on information on this site
The content on the site is provided for general information only and is intended to facilitate transactions, between businesses and individuals offering their services through it to community based organisations requiring such services. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on the site.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on the site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on the site is accurate, complete or up to date.
We are not responsible for websites we link to
Where the site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.
We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.
User-generated content is not approved by us
This website may include information and materials uploaded by other users of the site. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. We do not warrant the accuracy of any such information. The views expressed by other users on the site do not represent our views or values.
If you wish to complain about information and materials uploaded by other users please contact us. Please note that this does not extend to complaints about the quality of services or goods provided to you by any third party engaged through the site to which we shall be under no obligation to respond or forward. Any such complaints should be made directly to the third party concerned.
Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered by you
Neither we nor our partners in Cumbria Exchange (Partners) exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
We and our Partners exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to the site or any content on it.
Neither We nor our Partners will be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
- use of, or inability to use, the site;
- the provision of or failure to provide goods, services or works by any third party engaged through the site or where such goods are defective or where the services or works are provided negligently save where such services are provided by one of our Partners and as such services are to be provided on a voluntary basis it shall be your responsibility to ensure that all appropriate insurance policies are in place; or
- use of or reliance on any content displayed on the site.
- In particular, we will not be liable for:
- loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
- business interruption;
- loss of anticipated savings;
- loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
- any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
Please note that the purpose of the site is to facilitate transactions within Cumbria but is not to be used by consumers to source goods or services. In using the site you confirm do not act as a consumer. You agree that we have no liability to you for any loss arising out of your use of the site where you act in breach of this provision.
Uploading content to the site
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to the Cumbria Exchange or 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 will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. This means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.
Any content you upload to the site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You retain all of your ownership rights in your content, but you will, on uploading any content, grant us a licence to that content and to distribute and make it available to third parties. The rights you license to us are described in Rights you are giving us to use material you upload.
We also have the right to disclose any content uploaded by you to:
- any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to the site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy; or
- those businesses identified as part of the referral system provided by the site as capable of providing the support you requested, or requiring the support you are offering.
We have the right to remove any posting you make on the site, if, in our opinion, any content you upload to it does not comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.
You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your content.
Rights you are giving us to use material you upload
When you upload or post content to the site, you grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty free licence for us to use, store, copy and edit the content. This licence includes the right to grant sublicenses for the same purposes.
We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them
We do not guarantee that the site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access the site. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse the site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that 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.
Rules about 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.
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 to the site in 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 in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.
If you wish to link to or make any use of content on the site other than that set out above, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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