Terms and Conditions

Terms of Use

Your use of this web site is governed by these “Terms and Conditions”. Please read this page carefully. If you do not accept the Terms and Conditions stated here, do not use this web site and service. By using this web site, you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by the terms of these Terms and Conditions.quirky-world.com (the “Quirky World”) may revise these Terms and Conditions at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page periodically to review the Terms and Conditions, because they are binding on you. The terms “You” and “User” as used herein refer to all individuals and/or entities accessing this web site for any reason.

 

Use of Material

Quirky World authorises you to view and download a single copy of the material on quirky-world.com (the “Web Site”) solely for your personal, noncommercial use. The contents of this Web Site, such as text, graphics, images, logos, button icons, software and other “Material”, are protected under both United Kingdom and foreign copyright, trademark and other laws. All Material is the property of Quirky-World its content suppliers or clients. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement and assembly) of all content on this Web Site is the exclusive property of Quirky-World and protected by U.K. and international copyright laws. Unauthorised use of the Material may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. You must retain all copyright, trademark, service-mark and other proprietary notices contained in the original Material on any copy you make of the Material. You may not sell or modify the Material or reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute, or otherwise use the Material in any way for any public or commercial purpose. The use of the Material on any other web site or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited.

You shall not copy or adapt the HTML code that Quirky-World creates to generate its pages. It is also protected by articles. Quirky World copyright.

 

Acceptable Site Use

General Rules: Users may not use the Web Site in order to transmit, distribute, store or destroy material :

  1. In violation of any applicable law or regulation
  2. In a manner that will infringe the copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of others or violate the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others, or
  3. That is defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful.

 

Web Site Security Rules. Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the Web Site, including, without limitation

  1. Accessing data not intended for such user or logging into a server or account which the user is not authorised to access
  2. Attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorisation
  3. Attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the Web Site, overloading, “flooding”, “spamming”, “mailbombing” or “crashing”
  4. Sending unsolicited e-mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services, or
  5. Forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. Quirky-World will investigate occurrences which may involve such violations and may involve, and co-operate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations.

 

Specific Prohibited Uses

The Web Site may be used only for lawful purposes by individuals seeking articles. Quirky World services. Quirky-World specifically prohibits any use of the Web Site, and all users agree not to use the Web Site, for any of the following:

  1. Posting any incomplete, false or inaccurate information or information which is not accurate.
  2. Posting any franchise, pyramid scheme, “club membership”, distributorship or sales representative agency arrangement or other business opportunity which requires an up front or periodic payment, pays commissions only (no significant salary), requires recruitment of other members, sub-distributors or sub-agents.
  3. Deleting or revising any material posted by any other person or entity.
  4. Using any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Web Site or any activity being conducted on this site.
  5. Taking any action which imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on this Web Site’s infrastructure.
  6. If you have a password allowing access to a non-public area of this Web Site, disclosing to or sharing your password with any third parties or using your password for any unauthorised purpose.
  7. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, using or attempting to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search this Web Site other than the search engine and search agents available from Quirky-World on this Web Site and other than generally available third party web browsers (e.g., Netscape Navigator, Microsoft Explorer).
  8. Attempting to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Web Site.

 

User Information

When you register for the Web Site, you will be asked to provide Quirky-World with certain information including, without limitation, a valid email address (your “Information”). Quirky-World will not disclose to any third party your name, address, e-mail address or telephone number without your prior consent, except to the extent necessary or appropriate to comply with applicable laws or in legal proceedings where such information is relevant. Quirky-World reserves the right to offer third party services and products to you based on the preferences that you identify in your registration and at any time thereafter; such offers may be made by Quirky-World or by third parties. Please see Quirky-World ’s Privacy Policy for further details regarding your Information.

 

User Submissions

As a user, you are responsible for your own communications and are responsible for the consequences of their posting. You must not, and by using this Web Site you agree not to, do the following things: post material that is copyrighted, unless you are the copyright owner or have the permission of the copyright owner to post it; post material that reveals trade secrets, unless you own them or have the permission of the owner; post material that infringes on any other intellectual property rights of others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others; post material that is obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful, or embarrassing to another user or any other person or entity; post a sexually-explicit image or statement; post advertisements or solicitations of business, post chain letters or pyramid schemes; impersonate another person; or post material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots or other computer programming routines or engines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or information.

Quirky-World does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of communications posted by users or endorse any opinions expressed by users. You acknowledge that any reliance on material posted by other users will be at your own risk.

Quirky World reserves the right to expel users and prevent their further access to the Web Site for violating the Terms and Conditions or the law and the right to remove communications which are abusive, illegal, or disruptive. Quirky-World may take any action with respect to user-submitted information that it deems necessary or appropriate in its sole discretion if it believes it may create liability for Quirky-World or may cause Quirky-World to lose (in whole or in part) the services of its ISPs or other suppliers.

By submitting content to any public or non-public area of the Web Site, including message boards, forums, contests and chat rooms, you grant Quirky-World and its affiliates the loyalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, sublicenseable (through multiple tiers), non-exclusive right (including any moral rights) and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, communicate to the public, perform and display the content (in whole or in part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed, for the full term of any rights that may exist in such content. You also warrant that the holder of any rights, including moral rights in such content, has completely and effectively waived all such rights and validly and irrevocably granted to you the right to grant the license stated above. You also permit any subscriber to access, display, view, store and reproduce such content for personal use. Subject to the foregoing, the owner of such content placed on the Web Site retains any and all rights that may exist in such content.

 

Registration and Password

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your information and password. You shall be responsible for all uses of your registration, whether or not authorised by you. You agree to immediately notify Quirky-Worldof any unauthorised use of your registration or password.

 

Quirky World’s Liability

Quirky-World DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEB SITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR THAT THE WEB SITE AND ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL MECHANISMS. IF YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE OR THE MATERIAL RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING OR REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR DATA, Quirky-World IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE COSTS. THE WEB SITE AND MATERIAL ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. Quirky-World, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. Quirky-World MAKES NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE MATERIAL, SERVICES, SOFTWARE, TEXT, GRAPHICS, AND LINKS.

 

Disclaimer of Consequential Damages

IN NO EVENT SHALL Quirky-World, ITS SUPPLIERS, OR ANY THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE WEB SITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INCIDENTAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) RESULTING FROM THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE AND THE MATERIAL, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT Quirky-World IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

 

Links to Other Sites

The Web Site contains links to third party web sites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by Quirky-World of the contents on such third-party Web sites. Quirky-World is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third party Web sites. If you decide to access linked third party Web sites, you do so at your own risk.

No Resale or Unauthorised Commercial Use

You agree not to resell or assign your rights or obligations under these Term of Use. You also agree not to make any unauthorised commercial use of the Web Site.

 

Limitation of Liability

The aggregate liability for Quirky-World to you for all claims arising from the use of the Materials is limited to £100.

 

Terminationy

Quirky-World reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to pursue all of its legal remedies, including but not limited to deletion of your postings from this Web Site and immediate termination of your registration with or ability to access the Web Site and/or any other service provided to you by Quirky-World, upon any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions or if Quirky-World is unable to verify or authenticate any information you submit to the Web Site registration with or ability to access the Web Site.

 

Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Quirky-World, is officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, alleging or resulting from your use of the Material or your breach of the terms of these Terms and Conditions. Quirky-World shall provide notice to you promptly of any such claim, suit, or proceeding and shall assist you, at your expense, in defending any such claim, suit or proceeding.

 

General

Quirky-World makes no claims that the Materials may be lawfully viewed or downloaded outside of the United Kingdom. Access to the Materials may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Web Site from outside of the United Kingdom , you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction. These Terms and conditions are governed by the laws of the United Kingdom , without respect to its conflict of laws principles. Jurisdiction for any claims arising under this agreement shall lie exclusively with legal courts within London , United Kingdom . If any provision of these Terms and Conditions are found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any term of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term. Except as expressly provided in additional terms of use for areas of the Web Site a particular “Legal Notice,” or Software License or material on particular Web pages, these Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Quirky-World with respect to the use of Web Site. No changes to these Terms and Conditions shall be made except by a revised posting on this page.

 

Email Privacy Policy

We have created this email privacy policy to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy and the protection of your information.
Why did you receive an email from us?
If you received a mailing from us, (a) your email address is either listed with us as someone who has expressly shared this address for the purpose of receiving information in the future (“opt-in”), or (b) you have registered or purchased or otherwise have an existing relationship with us. We respect your time and attention by controlling the frequency of our mailings.
How we protect your privacy
We use security measures to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of data used by our system.
We will never share, sell, or rent individual personal information with anyone without your advance permission or unless ordered by a court of law. Information submitted to us is only available to employees managing this information for purposes of contacting you or sending you emails based on your request for information and to contracted service providers for purposes of providing services relating to our communications with you.
Each email sent contains an easy, automated way for you to cease receiving email from us, or to change your expressed interests. If you wish to do this, simply follow the instructions at the end of any email.
If you have received unwanted, unsolicited email sent via this system or purporting to be sent via this system, please forward a copy of that email with your comments to support@quirky-world.com for review.
We will send to you from time to time ads from third party sources that we deem to be relevant to you, if you receive such ads and they are not relevant then please email us at support@quirky-world.com or simply unsubcribe from the list details are at the bottom of every email.

Additional Terms of Use

Certain areas of this Web Site are subject to additional terms of use. By using such areas, or any part thereof, you agree to be bound by the additional terms of use applicable to such areas.

These Terms and Conditions of Use were last updated March 28th, 2018.