Community Terms and Conditions

TERMS OF USE BUYER

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE

1 TERMS OF WEBSITE USE

1.1 These terms of use tells you the terms of use on which registered community members may make use of our website thegbexchange.com (“our site”). Use of our site includes accessing, browsing, registering to use our site or uploading content to our site in relation to you and your services

1.2 Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use our site, as these will apply to your use of our site. By using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, you must not use our site.


2 INFORMATION ABOUT US


2.1 thegbexchange.com is a site operated by Great Product Exchange Limited (“we”, “our” or “us”). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 09189901 and have our registered office at of Unit 1-2 Kingsley Farm, Kingsley Road, Harrogate, HG1 4RF. Our main trading address is of Unit 1-2 Kingsley Farm, Kingsley Road, Harrogate, HG1 4RF. Our VAT number is GB196504190.

3 CHANGES TO OUR SITE AND THESE TERMS

3.1 The content on and functionality of our site may change from time to time. We may also revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page, and are likely to do so when functionality changes.

3.2 Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you if you continue to use our site.
3.3 Any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it. We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.

4 ACCESSING OUR SITE


4.1 We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may occasionally need to interrupt access from time to time to support developments or improvements to our site. When it is available you may access it pursuant to these terms. We may y suspend, withdraw, discontinue, change or restrict your ability to use all or any part of our site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

4.2 You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site, such as broadband or mobile internet access and a suitable web browser.

4.3 You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons to whom you provide access to our site are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

4.4 You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.

5 YOUR ACCOUNT AND PASSWORD


You must treat your user name, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party you are responsible for all activities which occur using your account. If you have reason to believe that your password has become known to anyone else, or is likely to be used in an unauthorised manner, you should notify us immediately.

6 UPLOADING CONTENT TO OUR SITE

6.1 Whenever you upload content to our site, you must comply with the content standards set below. These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our site (“contributions”)

6.2 The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.

6.3 Contributions must:

6.3.1 be accurate (where they state facts) and genuinely held (where they state opinions);

6.3.2 comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which they are posted.

6.3.3 Contributions must not:

6.3.4 contain any material which is defamatory of any person, obscene, hateful or inflammatory;

6.3.5 promote sexually explicit material, violence, discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age or any illegal activity;

6.3.6 infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person;

6.3.7 be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm, annoy or deceive any person;

6.3.8 be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence;

6.3.9 be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;

6.3.10 be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person; and

6.3.11 give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case.

6.4 You agree to indemnify us against all losses we suffer as a result of your contributions.

6.5 You are responsible for ensuring that the details you provide us with are correct and complete, and for informing us of any changes to the information you have provided.

6.6 You confirm that we may deal with any contributions you upload as set out below.

6.7 When you upload content to our site, you grant to us non-exclusive, royalty-free and fully sub licensable and transferable rights to use, host, display to users of our website and modify such content, relating to you and your services, throughout the world. We may also include or feature these in any general or targeted marketing, include them within user guides and other “help” style videos and literature, and pass this to banks, credit reference agencies, and credit insurance companies, brokers and intermediaries. We will use and handle any personal data in accordance with our data processing policy.

6.8 If you believe that any content on our site contains defamatory statement, or that your intellectual property rights are being infringed by an item or information on our site, please notify us.


7 SUBSCRIPTION FEES

7.1 Fees for use of this site may be due from community members using our site. Details of any fees, and when payments are to be made, will be provided to you before you are able to complete your profile on our site.

7.2 By completing your profile and requesting it is made live, you are agreeing to pay such fees.

7.3 If you would like to suspend or terminate your continued use of our site (and liability to pay fees) please let us know at email address:customerservice@thegbexchange.com
Suspending or terminating your continued use of our site may result in us disabling your account and we may remove any contributions you have uploaded to our site. While you will no longer be able to market your services to our users.

8 INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

8.1 We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. This includes user content. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

8.2 You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our site.

8.3 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.

8.4 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.

9 BREACH OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS


9.1 We have the right to disable your account should you:
9.1.1 fail to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use;
9.1.2 print off, copy or download any part of our site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made;
9.1.3 misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful;
9.1.4 attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site; or
9.1.5 attack our site via a denial of service attack or a distributed denial of service attack.

9.2 We may 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 our site will cease immediately.

10 WARRANTIES

10.1 In relation to the content that you post on our site you warrant the following:

10.1.1 that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post;
10.1.2 the information relating to both you and your service in relation to the marketing of your services is accurate to the best of your knowledge; and
10.1.3 you have complied with the standards as detailed in these terms and conditions.
Should you breach any of the above warranties or should a claim be brought against us in connection with content that you have uploaded to our site you will be liable to us and indemnify us against any losses we suffer in connection with them.

11 LIMITATION OF LIABILITY


11.1 Nothing in these terms of use excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.

11.2 We exclude all other conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied.

11.3 We will not be liable to any user for:
11.3.1 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, our site; or reliance on any content displayed on our site;
11.3.2 loss of profits, sales, business, revenue, anticipated savings, business opportunity, goodwill or reputation;
11.3.3 business interruption; or
11.3.4 any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
11.4 We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial of service attack, 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 content on it, or on any website linked to it.

12 DIRECTORIES AND LINKS ON OUR SITE


12.1 We assume no responsibility for the content of any directory or databases contained on our site. The content of these directories and databases should not be interpreted as our endorsement of those entities. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.


12.2 We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

13 LINKS YOU CREATE


13.1 Links to our site:
13.1.1 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.
13.1.2 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.
13.1.3 We would ask that you do not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.
13.1.4 Our site must not be framed on any other site and we would ask that you do not create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.


13.2 We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

14 THIRD PARTIES


14.1 We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.

14.2 We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you or any other user of our site.] [NOTE: These two paragraphs are dependant on the availability of the facility of uploading content/links to buyers.

15 USE OF DATA


We gather and use personal data in numerous ways. Your continued use of this site evidences your consent to this. Please see our Data processing policy for detail www.thegbexchange.com/page/privacy-policy

16 APPLICABLE LAW


These terms of use, its subject matter and its formation (and any non contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

17 CONTACT US


To contact us, please email customerservice@thegbexchange.com.
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