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TERMS &
CONDITIONS

1. Using GETAHEADYOUTH.ORG

1.1 This website is owned and operated by GET AHEAD YOUTH LTD. These Terms set forth the terms and conditions under which you may use our website and services as offered by us. This website offers visitors a directory and resources in the form of advice, information, and support. By accessing or using the website of our service, you approve that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms.

 

1.2 Your use of the GETAHEADYOUTH.ORG website (the "Website") and any GET AHEAD YOUTH resources are subject to the terms of a legal agreement between you and GET AHEAD YOUTH LTD. 

 

1.3 The Terms form a legally binding agreement between you and GET AHEAD YOUTH LTD in relation to your use of the Service. It is important that you take the time to read them carefully.

 

1.4 The Terms apply to all users of the Service, including users who are also contributors of Content, on the Service. "Content" includes the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, audiovisual combinations, interactive features, and other materials you may view on, access through, or contribute to the Service.

 

2. Accepting the Terms

2.1 In order to use the Service, you must first agree to the Terms and Privacy Policy. You may not use the Service if you do not accept these Terms or Privacy Policy.

 

2.2 You can accept the Terms by simply using the Service. You understand and agree that GET AHEAD YOUTH will treat your use of the Service as acceptance of the Terms from that point onwards. The following Terms of Service apply to your use of GET AHEAD YOUTH. You are solely responsible for your conduct and your content on GET AHEAD YOUTH and compliance with these terms. By registering with us or using or browsing this Network, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these terms.

3. Who can use our website

3.1 In order to use our website and/or receive our services, you must be at least 13 years of age. If you are under 13 you must have your parent or legal guardian’s permission to use our website. Please have your parent or legal guardian read these terms with you.

 

3.2 If you are a parent or legal guardian, and you allow your child to use the services, then these terms apply to you and you are responsible for your child’s activity on the services.

4. GET AHEAD YOUTH and You

4.1 GET AHEAD YOUTH is a specialist website and service for young people aged 16-25, to find advice, support and information in relation to life skills, further education, and the employability sector. We only accept content, that is relevant to the GET AHEAD YOUTH audience. GET AHEAD YOUTH has an anti ‘Trolling’ and abuse policy. GET AHEAD YOUTH does not tolerate abusive behavior towards any persons with a profile on our website or in relation to content. Any comments left that the GET AHEAD YOUTH team interprets as defamatory, threatening, abusive, invasive of another’s privacy, etc will not be accepted or approved as content on the site.

 

4.2 You agree that you will not email or make available any content or use this Network:

  4.2.1 In a manner that infringes, violates or misappropriates any third party's intellectual property rights or other proprietary rights or contractual rights.

  4.2.2 In a manner that is libelous or defamatory, or in a way that is otherwise threatening, abusive, violent, harassing, malicious or harmful to any person            or entity, or invasive of another's privacy.

  4.2.3 In a manner that is harmful to minors in any way.

  4.2.4 In a manner that is hateful or discriminatory based on race, colour, sex, religion, nationality, ethnic or national origin, marital status, disability,                      sexual orientation or age or is otherwise objectionable.

  4.2.5 To impersonate any other person, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity, or to obtain access to this                    Network without authorisation.

  4.2.6 To engage in spamming, "chain letters," "pyramid schemes", advertisement of illegal or controlled products or services, or other advertising or                marketing activities that violate these Terms of Service, any applicable laws, regulations or generally-accepted advertising industry guidelines.

  4.2.7 In a manner that is misleading, deceptive or fraudulent or otherwise illegal or promotes illegal activities, including engaging in phishing or                          otherwise obtaining financial or other personal information in a misleading manner or for fraudulent or misleading purposes.

  4.2.8 To facilitate the unlawful distribution of copyrighted content.

  4.2.9 In a manner that includes personal or identifying information about another person without that person's explicit consent.

  4.2.10 In a manner that employs misleading email or IP addresses, or forged headers or otherwise manipulated identifiers in order to disguise the origin           of content transmitted through this site and Network or to users.

  4.2.11 In a manner that constitutes or contains any form of advertising or solicitation if emailed to users who have requested not to be contacted about             other services, products or commercial interests.

 

4.3 Additionally, you agree not to:

  4.3.1 "Stalk" or otherwise harass anyone.

  4.3.2 Collect, use or disclose data, including personal information, about other users without their consent or for unlawful purposes or in violation of                  applicable law or regulations.

  4.3.3 Use automated means, including spiders, robots, crawlers, data mining tools, scraper software or the like to download data from this Network -                  except for Internet search engines (e.g. Google).

  4.3.4 Attempt to gain unauthorized access to our computer systems or engage in any activity that disrupts, diminishes the quality of, interferes with the              performance of, or impairs the functionality of, this Network.

  4.3.5 Use this Network as a generic file hosting service.

  4.3.6 Take any action that may undermine the feedback or rating systems (such as displaying, importing or exporting feedback information off of this                  Network or for using it for purposes unrelated to this site and Network).

  4.3.7 Develop, invoke, or utilize any code to disrupt, diminish the quality of, interfere with the performance of, or impair the functionality of this site and            Network.

 

5. Content

5.1 You may submit Content. You understand that whether or not Content is published, GET AHEAD YOUTH does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to Content.

5.2 You understand and agree that you are solely responsible for your own Content and the consequences of submitting it. GET AHEAD YOUTH does not endorse any Content or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and GET AHEAD YOUTH expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with Content.

5.3 You retain all of your ownership rights in your Content, but you are required to grant limited licence rights to GET AHEAD YOUTH and other users of the Service. These are described in section 6 of these Terms (Rights you licence).

5.4 You represent and warrant that you have (and will continue to have during your use of the Service) all necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions which are required to enable GET AHEAD YOUTH to use your Content for the purposes of the provision of the Service by GET AHEAD YOUTH, and otherwise to use your Content in the manner contemplated by the Service and these Terms.

5.5 You agree that Content you submit to the Service will not contain any third party copyright material, or material that is subject to other third party proprietary rights (including rights of privacy or rights of publicity), unless you have a formal licence or permission from the rightful owner, or are otherwise legally entitled, to post the material in question and to grant GET AHEAD YOUTH the licence.

5.6 On becoming aware of any potential violation of these Terms, GET AHEAD YOUTH reserves the right (but shall have no obligation) to decide whether Content complies with the content requirements set out in these Terms and may remove such Content and/or terminate a User's access for uploading Content which is in violation of these Terms at any time, without prior notice and at its sole discretion.

5.7 You further understand and acknowledge that in using the GET AHEAD YOUTH Service, you may be exposed to Content that is factually inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable to you. You agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against GET AHEAD YOUTH with respect to any such Content.

 

6. Rights you licence

6.1 When you submit Content to GET AHEAD YOUTH, you grant:

  6.1.1 To GET AHEAD YOUTH, a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable licence (with right to sub-licence) to use, reproduce, distribute,                    prepare derivative works of, display, and perform that Content in connection with the provision of the GET AHEAD YOUTH Service including                      without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Service (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any                media channels;

  6.1.2 To each user of the GET AHEAD YOUTH Service and Network, a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to access your Content through the            GET AHEAD YOUTH Service, and to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform such Content to the extent                      permitted by the functionality of the Service and under these Terms.

6.2 The above licenses granted by you in Content terminate when you remove or delete your Content from the Website. The above licenses granted by you in textual comments you submit as Content are perpetual and irrevocable, but are otherwise without prejudice to your ownerships rights.

7. Retention of right to change offering

We may, without prior notice, change the Services; stop providing the services or any features of the services we offer; or create limits for the services. We may permanently or temporarily terminate or suspend access to the services without notice and liability for any reason, or for no reason.

 

8. Ownership of intellectual property, copyrights and logos

8.1 The Service and all materials therein or transferred thereby, including, without limitation, software, images, text, graphics, logos, patents, trademarks, service marks, copyrights, photographs, audio, videos, music and all Intellectual Property Rights related thereto, are the exclusive property of GET AHEAD YOUTH LTD. Except as explicitly provided herein, nothing in these Terms shall be deemed to create a license in or under any such Intellectual Property Rights, and you agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works thereof.

 

8.2 To inform GET AHEAD YOUTH of any alleged copyright infringement on this Network, please email: CONTACT@GETAHEADYOUTH.ORG and use the subject: Get Ahead Youth Copyright infringement. GET AHEAD YOUTH will then investigate the matter. 

 

9. Links from GETAHEADYOUTH.ORG to external websites

9.1 Content may include hyperlinks to other web sites that are not owned or controlled by GET AHEAD YOUTH. GET AHEAD YOUTH has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites.

9.2 You acknowledge and agree that GET AHEAD YOUTH is not responsible for the availability of any such external sites or resources, and does not endorse any advertising, products or other materials on or available from such web sites or resources.

9.3 You acknowledge and agree that GET AHEAD YOUTH is not liable for any loss or damage which may be incurred by you as a result of the availability of those external sites or resources, or as a result of any reliance placed by you on the completeness, accuracy or existence of any advertising, products or other materials on, or available from, such web sites or resources.

9.4 GET AHEAD YOUTH encourages you to be aware when you leave the Service and to read the terms and conditions and privacy policy of each other website that you visit.

 

10. Terms offered to customers

10.1 When buying an item, you agree that: (i) you are responsible for reading the full item listing before making a commitment to buy it: (ii) you enter into a legally binding contract to purchase an item when you commit to buy an item and you complete the check-out payment process.

 

10.2 The prices we charge for using our services / for our products are listed on the website. We reserve the right to change our prices for products displayed at any time, and to correct pricing errors that may inadvertently occur. Additional information about pricing and sales tax is available on the payments page.

 

10.3 The fee for the services and any other charges you may incur in connection with your use of the service, such as taxes and possible transaction fees, will be charged to your payment method.

 

11. Return and refund policy

For any undamaged product, simply return it with its included accessories and packaging along with the original receipt within 14 days of the date you receive the product, and we will exchange it or offer a refund based upon the original payment method. In addition, please note the following: (i) Products can be returned only in the country in which they were originally purchased.

 

12. Right to suspend or cancel an account or profile

We may permanently or temporarily terminate or suspend your access to the service without notice and liability for any reason, including if in our sole determination you violate any provision of these Terms or any applicable law or regulations. You may discontinue use and request to remove your profile and/or any services at any time by contacting contact@getaheadyouth.org. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the foregoing, with respect to paid services, such subscriptions will be discontinued only upon the expiration of the respective period for which you have already made payment.

 

13. Limitation of liability 

13.1 You agree to indemnify and hold GET AHEAD YOUTH LTD harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims or expenses (including attorneys’ fees), made against them by any third party due to, or arising out of, or in connection with your use of the website or any of the services offered on the website.

 

13.2 To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall GET AHEAD YOUTH LTD, be liable for any indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including without limitation, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses, arising out of or relating to the use of, or inability to use, the service. 

 

13.3 To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, GET AHEAD YOUTH assumes no liability or responsibility for any (i) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content; (ii) personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to or use of our service; and (iii) any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal information stored therein.

 

14. Promotional emails and content

You agree to receive from time to time promotional messages and materials from us, by mail, email or any other contact form you may provide us with (including your phone number for calls or text messages). If you don't want to receive such promotional materials or notices – please just notify us at any time by emailing contact@getaheadyouth.org.

 

15. Changes to these terms and conditions

We reserve the right to modify these terms from time to time at our sole discretion. Therefore, you should review these pages periodically. When we change the Terms in a material manner, we will notify you that material changes have been made to the Terms. Your continued use of the Website or our service after any such change constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms. If you do not agree to any of these terms or any future version of the Terms, do not use or access (or continue to access) the website or the service.