When you sign up with hookupdatefree you agree to all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
Please read the following terms and conditions carefully, as they form the agreement between us.
If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, you may not use this website and should not register to use the services available through this website.
This Agreement constitutes your agreement with Allegran Limited (VAT Number: GB 243 5711 74) whose registered office is located at Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London, W8 5TT. (Registered in England and Wales with company number 4363830) with respect to your use of this website (the "Website") and the services available through it (the "Services"). You must agree to abide by all of the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement in order to become or remain an authorised user of the Service. As used in this Agreement, "we" and "us" means Allegran Limited or any successor or assign of Allegran Limited.
Right to Use
Your right to use the Service is subject to any limitations, conditions and restrictions established by us from time to time, in our sole discretion. We may also impose limits on certain features and aspects of the Service or restrict your access to parts or all of the Service from time to time.
We will use reasonable endeavours to enable uninterrupted access to this Website but access to this Website may be suspended, restricted or terminated at any time and we may alter, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Services at any time, including the availability of any Service feature, database or content. We reserve the right to change, modify, substitute or remove any information on this Website and/or restrict access to this Website or any part of it, without notice from time to time.
You represent, warrant and covenant that you are at least 18 years old.
Code of Conduct
You agree to use the Service in accordance with the following Code of Conduct:
Privacy and Use of Information
- you will keep all information provided to you through the Service as private and confidential and will not give such information to anyone without the permission of the person who provided it to you;
- you will not use the Service to engage in any form of harassment or offensive behavior, including but not limited to the posting of communications, pictures or recordings which contain libelous, slanderous, abusive or defamatory statements, or racist, pornographic, obscene, or offensive language;
- you will not forward chain letters through the Service;
- you will not use the Service to infringe the privacy rights, property rights, or any other rights of any person;
- you will not post messages, pictures or recordings or use the Service in any way which
- violates, plagiarizes or infringes upon the rights of any third party, including but not limited to any copyright or trade-mark law, privacy or other personal or proprietary rights, or
- is fraudulent or otherwise unlawful or violates any law; and
- you will not use the Service to distribute, promote or otherwise publish any material containing any solicitation for funds, advertising or solicitation for goods or services.
- you will not use the Service to distribute or up load any virus, trojan horses or do anything else that might cause harm to the Service, the Website or to other members' systems in any way.
- you will not post or transmit in any manner any contact information including, but not limited to, email addresses, "instant messenger" nicknames, telephone numbers, postal addresses, URLs, or full names through your publicly posted information.
You acknowledge that (a) we cannot ensure the security or privacy of information you provide through the Internet and your email messages, and you release us from any and all liability in connection with the use of such information by other parties; (b) we are not responsible for, and cannot control, the use by others of any information which you provide to them and you should use caution in selecting the personal information you provide to others through the Service; and (c) we cannot assume any responsibility for the content of messages sent by other users of the Service, and you release us from any and all liability in connection with the contents of any communications you may receive from other users. We cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of views or information provided by users of the Website. All views and information expressed in users' communications and profiles represent the opinions of the users concerned and do not represent the views of Allegran Limited.
You may not use the Services for any unlawful purpose and you agree to use this Website and the data contained within it appropriately and only for the purposes stated on the Website and in accordance with this Agreement. If your access is suspended or terminated in accordance with this Agreement, you agree that you shall not re-register for, or re-access, this Website without our prior written consent.
Monitoring of Information
We reserve the right to monitor all advertisements, public postings and messages to ensure that they conform to the content guidelines which may be applicable from time to time.
Removal of Information
While we do not and cannot review every message or other material posted or sent by users of the Service, and are not responsible for any content of these messages or materials, we reserve the right, but are not obligated, to delete, move or edit messages or materials, including without limitation profiles, public postings and messages, that we, in our sole discretion, deem to violate this Agreement or any applicable content guidelines, or to be otherwise unacceptable. You shall remain solely responsible for the content of profiles, public postings, messages and other materials you may upload to the Website or users of the Services and Website.
Termination of Access to Service
We may, in our sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the Services and the Website at any time, with or without notice, for any reason, including, without limitation, breach of this Agreement. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity, or that may otherwise affect the enjoyment of the Service or the Internet by others may be grounds for termination of your access to all or part of the Service at our sole discretion, and you may be referred to appropriate law enforcement agencies. All disclaimers, indemnities and exclusions in these terms and conditions shall survive termination of this Agreement for whatever reason.
Any copyright, database rights and other intellectual property rights vesting in the material contained within this Website (other than material and comments provided by users), together with the Website design, text and graphics, and their selection and arrangement, and all software compilations, underlying source code and software (including applets) belong to Allegran Limited or the providers of such information. All rights are reserved. You agree not to modify, copy or distribute any such information in any manner whatsoever without having first received the express permission of the owner of such information.
By submitting comments, feedback, photographs and information to Allegran Limited, you are representing that you are entitled to provide us with such materials and that you grant us a non-exclusive, royalty-free, irrevocable licence to copy, modify, distribute and use that material to provide it as part of the Services available on the Website in accordance with this Agreement. You also hereby irrevocably and unconditionally waive all moral rights (if any) vested in any such materials under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 or otherwise in any other country throughout the world.
You acknowledge that we are not responsible for suspension of the Service, regardless of the cause of the interruption or suspension. Any claim against us shall be limited to the amount you paid, if any, for use of the Service during the previous 12 months. We may discontinue or change the Service or its availability to you at any time, and you may stop using the Service at any time.
On registering with us, at our sole discretion we may issue you with a user name and password that must be used in order to access aspects of the Services and certain restricted parts of this Website. We may refuse to grant you a user name that impersonates someone else, is protected by trade-mark rights, is vulgar or otherwise offensive, as determined by us in our sole discretion. Any user name and password issued to you are personal to you and are not transferable. You should treat any such user name and password as confidential for the duration of time that you are entitled to use this Website. You are responsible for monitoring the confidentiality of your user name and password and are fully responsible for all usage or activity on the Service by users using your password, including but not limited to use of your password by any third party. Any breach of security of a user name and password should be notified to us immediately.
You may not adapt or circumvent the systems in place in connection with this website, nor access this website other than through normal operations.
You agree to indemnify us, our officers, directors, employees and agents, from any loss or damages, including without limitation reasonable legal fees, which we may suffer from your activities on or use of the Service, including without limitation any breach by you of this Agreement or any charges or complaints made by other parties against you. You shall cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defense of any claim. We reserve the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you; provided, however, that you shall remain liable for any such claim.
The Service is distributed on an "as is" basis. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we disclaim all warranties and representations (whether express or implied) as to the accuracy of any information contained within this Website. We do not guarantee that this Website will be fault free and do not accept liability for any errors or omissions. There may be delays, omissions, and interruptions in the availability of the Service. Due to the nature of electronic transmission of data over the internet, any liability we may have for any losses or claims arising from an inability to access this Website, any use of this Website or reliance on the data transmitted using this website, is excluded to the fullest extent permissible by law. In no event shall we be liable for any indirect loss, consequential loss, loss of profit, data, revenue, business opportunity, anticipated savings, goodwill or reputation whether in contract, tort or otherwise arising out of or in connection with these terms and conditions or use of this Website save where such liability cannot be excluded by law. You acknowledge that use of the Services and the Website is at your own risk.
We do not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any member profile, advice, opinion, statement or other information displayed, uploaded or distributed through the Service or on the Website, our partners or any user of the Service or any other person or entity. You acknowledge that any reliance upon any such opinion, member profile, advice, statement or information shall be at your sole risk.
We do not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information displayed, uploaded or distributed through the Service, on the Website or any user of the Service or any other service.
The entire liability of Allegran Limited in respect of all defaults, in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, misrepresentation or otherwise, arising under or in connection with this Agreement shall not exceed, in respect of any twelve month period, to the sums paid by you to us in such period under these Subscription Terms or £50, whichever is the greater, regardless of the number of events giving rise to liability. For the avoidance of doubt, Allegran Limited shall not be liable for any special, indirect or consequential losses including but not limited to loss of profit, loss of anticipated savings, loss of business or loss of contract.
The Services provided on the Website may from time to time include messages from advice columnists who respond to "relationship" questions. Any statements made by advice columnists are provided for entertainment purposes only, and are not intended, and should not be taken, as specific advice in any particular circumstance. Such statements do not constitute counseling of any kind. Users with personal problems or who may be seeking personal advice applicable to their personal situation, are urged to consult with a qualified counselor with respect to such issues.
We may modify this Agreement from time to time. Notification of changes in this Agreement will be posted on the Service or sent via electronic mail, as we may determine in our sole discretion. If you do not agree to any modifications, you should terminate your use of the Service. Your continued use of the Service now, or following the posting of notice of any changes in this Agreement, will constitute a binding acceptance by you of this Agreement, or any subsequent modifications.
Disclosure and Other Communication
We reserve the right to send electronic mail to you, for the purpose of informing you of changes or additions to the Service, or of any hookupdatefree related products and services. We reserve the right to disclose information about your usage of the Service and demographics in forms that do not reveal your personal identity.
And by your use of the Service, you consent to such disclosures and communications subject to the terms of our Privacy Statement.
This Agreement shall be governed and construed in accordance with English law and any disputes shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts, to which both parties submit.
A person who is not a party to this Agreement has no rights under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 to enforce any term of this Agreement.
You do not have the right to assign this Agreement or any of your rights to the Service to anyone. Allegran Limited has the right to assign and subcontract any or all of its rights and duties under this Agreement or to the Service to any third party.
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Allegran Limited cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of views or information provided by users of this website. All views and information expressed in users communications and profiles represent the opinions of the users concerned and do not represent the views of Allegran Limited. Registered Office: Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London, W8 5TT. (Registered in England and Wales with company number 4363830). VAT Number: GB 243 5711 74