TERMS & CONDITIONS
By registering an account with us at www.Ankaa.com, you agree to the terms and conditions set out below.
ABOUT OUR TERMS
1.1 These terms explain how you may use this website (the “site”).
1.2 You should read these terms carefully before using the site.
1.3 By accessing or using the site or otherwise indicating your consent, you agree to be bound by these terms and the documents referred to in them.
1.4 If you do not agree with or accept any of these terms, you should stop using the site immediately.
1.5 If you have any questions about the site, please contact us
“acceptable use policy” Means the policy Acceptable Use Policy, which governs your permitted use of the site;
“content” Means any text, images, video, audio or other multimedia content, software or other information or material submitted to or on the site;
“licensor” Means the owner of the proprietary rights and interest in and to any software which we have a licence to use and/or integrate with the site.
“operator” Means Ankaa limited, company registration number 10161270 and the registered office of which is at 1 Park Row, Leeds, United Kingdom, LS1 5AB (such entity also being referred to on occasion as “we”, “us” or “our”);
“Terms” Means these terms and conditions of use as updated from time to time under clause 13;
“Unwanted Submission” Has the meaning given to it in clause 6.3.1; and “you or your” Means the person accessing or using the site or its content.
2. USING THE SITE
2.1 You agree that you are solely responsible for:
2.1.1 All costs and expenses you may incur in relation to your use of the site;
2.1.2 All aspects of account security, as more particularly described in clause 7;
2.1.3 Ensuring that you have taken all reasonable and necessary precautions to protect your computer systems from harmful and/or destructive content, such as viruses, worms and trojan horses;
2.1.4 Keeping your password and other account details confidential; and
2.1.5 Ensuring that your use of the site from any location outwith the UK is in compliance with all applicable local laws.
2.2 We do not take any responsibility for any or all content which has been contributed to or uploaded by users of the site and do not guarantee that
such information is compliant with our terms, nor are we able to confirm the accuracy of any such information.
2.3 We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to:
2.3.1 Make modifications to the site at any time;
2.3.2 Amend the fees chargeable for use of the site (if any);
2.3.3 Make changes to any and/or all of the services which we offer;
2.3.4 Decline users’ request for registration on the site without an explanation; and
2.3.5 Edit or delete any content published on the site.
2.4 We seek to make the site as accessible as possible. If you have any difficulties using the site, please contact us.
3.1 By registering with us on our site, you consent to us providing you with a periodical newsletter containing information on recent developments,
updates, releases, new vacancies and other relevant items.
3.2 If you would rather not receive this newsletter, please unsubscribe by updating your preferences on your online account. A link to edit your settings is located at the bottom of each email we send you.
4. OWNERSHIP, USE AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
4.1 This site and all intellectual property rights in it including but not limited to any content are owned by us, our licensors or both (as applicable).
Intellectual property rights means rights such as: copyright, trademarks, domain names, design rights, database rights, patents and all other intellectual property rights of any kind whether or not they are registered or unregistered (anywhere in the world). We and our licensors reserve all of our and their rights in any intellectual property in connection with these terms. This means, for example, that we and they remain owners of them and free to use them as we and they see fit.
4.2 Nothing in these terms grants you any legal rights in the site other than as necessary to enable you to access the site. You agree not to adjust to try to circumvent or delete any notices contained on the site (including any intellectual property notices) and in particular in any digital rights or other security technology embedded or contained within the site.
5.1 Software may be made available for you to download in order to help the site work better. You may only use such software if you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions that apply to such software. You will be made aware of any terms and conditions that apply to the software when you try to download it. If you do not accept such terms and conditions, you will not be allowed to download the software. You should read any terms and conditions carefully to protect your own interests (they may contain provisions that set out what your legal rights are under, e.g., the consumer rights act 2015, what your legal responsibilities are when using software, what the software provider’s legal responsibilities are, and provisions that limit a software provider’s legal responsibilities to you).
5.2 All such software is solely for your personal use in a non-commercial manner, unless expressly agreed with us.
5.3 Using the software in an unlawful way (such as reproducing or redistributing it in a way that breaches these terms and any others that apply to it) is expressly prohibited and may result in civil and criminal penalties.
6. SUBMITTING INFORMATION TO THE SITE
6.1.1 If you post information anywhere on the site, post material to the site, post links on the site, or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available by means of the site, you are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from that content.
6.1.2 By making content available, you represent and warrant that the downloading, copying and use of the content will not infringe the proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark or trade secret rights, of any third party.
6.2 PUBLIC CONTENT
6.2.1 By submitting any content for inclusion on any part of the site to which access is not restricted, you grant us a worldwide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish the content for displaying, distributing, promoting, marketing or any other lawful use.
6.3 UNWANTED SUBMISSIONS
6.3.1 While we try to make sure that the site is secure, we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you supply to us and therefore we cannot guarantee that it will be kept confidential. For that reason, you should not let us have any patent-able ideas or patent applications, advertising or marketing suggestions, prototypes, or any other information that you regard as confidential, commercially sensitive or valuable (“unwanted submissions”). While we value your feedback, you agree not to submit any unwanted submissions.
6.3.2 We may use any unwanted submissions as we reasonably see fit on a free-of-charge basis (bear in mind that we have no way of knowing whether such information is confidential, commercially sensitive or valuable because we do not monitor the site to check for these matters). Therefore, we will not be legally responsible for keeping any unwanted submissions confidential nor will we be legally responsible to you or anybody else for any use of such unwanted submissions.
7. ACCOUNT SECURITY
7.1 You are responsible for maintaining the security of your user area account, and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any other actions taken in connection with the account.
7.2 You must immediately notify us of any unauthorised uses of your account or any other breaches of security. Contact us here.
8. ACCURACY OF INFORMATION & AVAILABILITY OF THE SITE
8.1 While we try to make sure that the site is accurate, up-to-date and free from bugs, we cannot promise that it will be. Furthermore, we cannot promise that the site will be fit or suitable for any purpose. Any reliance that you may place on the information on this site is at your own risk.
8.2 We may suspend or terminate operation of the site at any time as we see fit.
8.3 Content is provided for your general information purposes only and to inform you about us and our products and news, features, services and other websites that may be of interest. It does not constitute technical, financial or legal advice or any other type of advice and should not be relied on for any purposes.
8.4 While we try to make sure that the site is available for your use, we do not promise that the site is available at all times nor do we promise the uninterrupted use by you of the site.
9. HYPERLINKS & THIRD PARTY SITES
9.1 The site may contain hyperlinks or references to third party websites other than the site. Any such hyperlinks or references are provided for your convenience only. We have no control over third party websites and accept no legal responsibility for any content, material or information contained in them. The display of any hyperlink and reference to any third party website does not mean that we endorse that third party’s website, products or services. Your use of a third party site may be governed by the terms and conditions of that third party site.
10. LIMITATION ON OUR LIABILITY
10.1 Except for any legal responsibility that we cannot exclude in law (such as for death or personal injury), we are not legally responsible for any:
10.1.1 losses that:
(a) were not foreseeable to you and us when these terms were formed;
(b) that were not caused by any breach on our part; or
(c) are the result of any acts or omissions by you.
10.1.2 Business losses; and
10.1.3 Losses to non-consumers.
11. EVENTS BEYOND OUR CONTROL
11.1 We shall have no liability to you for any breach of these terms caused by any event or circumstance beyond our reasonable control including, but not limited to, strikes, lock-outs or other industrial disputes; breakdown of systems or network access; or flood, fire, explosion or accident.
12. RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES
12.1 No one other than a party to these terms has any right to enforce any of these terms.
13.1 These terms are dated August 2017. No changes to these terms are valid or have any effect unless agreed by us in writing. We reserve the right to vary these terms from time to time. Our updated terms will be displayed on the site and by continuing to use and access the site following such changes, you agree to be bound by any variation made by us. It is your responsibility to check these terms from time to time to verify such variations.
14.1 We shall apply the terms in our absolute discretion. In the event of your breach of these terms, any terms or policies to which they refer or any applicable law, we reserve the right to terminate or suspend your use of the site, remove or edit submissions, disclose submissions to law enforcement authorities or take any action we consider necessary to remedy the breach.
14.2 A decision to terminate or suspend use of the site under clause 14.1 above can be appealed by following the procedure set out in clause 15 below.
14.3 No refunds of any sums paid to us will be made if use is terminated or suspended under clause 14.1 above.
15.1 We will try to resolve any disputes with you quickly and efficiently.
15.2 If you are unhappy with us please contact us as soon as possible.
15.3 If you and we cannot resolve a dispute using our complaint handling procedure, we will:
15.3.1 Let you know that we cannot settle the dispute with you; and
15.3.2 Give you certain information required by law about our alternative dispute resolution provider.
15.4 Please note that these terms, their subject matter and formation, are governed by English law. You and we both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have non-exclusive jurisdiction. However, if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of Scotland, you may also bring proceedings in Scotland.