Terms and Conditions

1. Introduction

You are reading the terms and conditions for use of the edfilmfestmemories.org.uk website. They make a legally binding contract between you and us. Your acceptance of the terms and conditions is made by your browsing our website and is dated to your first use of the website. If you do not accept the terms and conditions or any part of them you should stop using our website immediately.

We reserve the right to make changes to these terms and conditions from time to time which will take effect from the date of posting on the website. Your continued use of the site will mark your acceptance of any changes to the terms and conditions.

We may from time to time display additional terms and conditions on our website, for example in connection with a specific promotion or in connection with the sale of goods or services. If the terms and conditions for use of the website should conflict in any way with such additional terms then the additional terms will prevail.

 2. About linking by hypertext to our website

Before providing a link to our site you must seek our permission. To do this, email marketing@edfilmfest.org.uk with details of the URL to which you wish to link and the URL of the page on which you will be displaying the link. We do not permit the display of our web pages in any html frame unless we have expressly authorised this.

3. About copyright in our website

You may view the images, graphics, text, applets and scripts operating our website (which, collectively, we call "Website Information") in a web browser for private browsing purposes only. Copying Website Information into a computer cache or storage device for private on or off-line browsing purposes is also permitted. You may not make a copy of the Website Information or any part of it for any other purpose without our prior written consent, which may be granted at our discretion (or where we do not own the copyright, we will direct you to the owner themselves for such consent). Nothing in these terms and conditions or on our website constitutes a licence to use or copy the Website Information.

4. About trademarks in our website

Where practicable, we acknowledge the owners of all trademarks which are referred to in our website.

5. About the accuracy of the Website Information

The Website Information is provided "as is" and we make no representation, endorsement or warranty as to its accuracy. We will not be liable for any action taken (or not taken) in reliance upon the Website Information and such action is taken entirely at your own risk. We reserve the right to make changes to the Website Information to correct any errors or omissions (or at our discretion) without notice and without liability to you.

External websites to which we provide hypertext links are not under our control and we take no responsibility and shall not be liable in any way for their content.

It is a feature of our website that much of the Website Information is contributed to us by many different third parties and we do not control those parties or their information.

Opinions expressed within the Website Information are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent our opinions. 

In the unlikely event that you find any inaccurate information on our website or have any complaint about what we have published please email marketing@edfilmfest.org.uk. We will investigate on receipt and take such action which we, in our sole discretion, determine as being appropriate having regard to all the circumstances.

6. Use of the Memory Wall

Where you submit material for inclusion on the edfilmfestmemories.org.uk website, you confirm that you own all of the content and information you submit. For content that is covered by intellectual property rights, such as photos and videos (IP content), by submitting that content you specifically grant us a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, worldwide license to use any IP content that you submit. This IP license will end if you ask us to remove from the website your submitted content, which removal request must be submitted to us in writing to marketing@edfilmfest.org.uk. You agree that you will not submit content or take any action on the website that infringes or violates someone else's rights or otherwise violates the law

By submitting material to the website, you undertake the following:

1. You will not submit unauthorised commercial communications (such as spam).

2. You will not submit content which comprises viruses or other malicious code.

3. You will not submit content that is hate speech, threatening, or pornographic; which incites violence; or which contains nudity or graphic or gratuitous violence, other than as may be appropriate within the bounds of artistic freedom and which is directly relevant to the purpose of the website.

4. You will not submit anything unlawful, misleading, malicious, or discriminatory.

5. You will not do anything that could disable, overburden, or impair the proper working or appearance of the website, such as a denial of service attack or interference with page rendering or other website functionality.

6. You will not facilitate or encourage any violations of these terms and conditions.

The decision on whether or not to use content submitted by you rests with us in our sole discretion. We reserve the right in our absolute discretion to remove any content or information you submit to the website if we believe that it violates these terms or conditions or our policies.

7. About the Internet, service interruption, viruses, etc.

We and all other web publishers have no control over the Internet, which is a global public network of computers and the method by which you access our website. As a consequence and in common with most web publishers we take no responsibility for service interruption or the transmission of viruses or other malicious computer code through our website.

8. About Personal Data and our privacy statement

Read our Privacy Policy here

9. About our liability to you

So far as lawfully possible, we exclude all liability to you in contract or delict (negligence). We also exclude liability for any consequential or indirect loss, which may be caused to you by us.

10. About the law relating to these terms and conditions

We are situated in Scotland and the law of Scotland shall govern any interpretation of these terms and conditions. The Scottish Courts shall have jurisdiction in any disputes between us.

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