Terms & Conditions
GB Websites ltd
Windmill Studio, Asthall, Burford, Oxfordshire, OX18 4HJ
+44 (0)1993 844446
Please read these terms and conditions carefully before accessing or using the GB Websites ltd databases at www.gb-web.co.uk. GB Websites ltd owns all right, title and interest in the GB Websites ltd websites. By accessing and using the GB Websites ltd websites, you hereby agree to be legally bound by the terms and conditions set forth herein. If you do not agree to abide by the following terms and conditions, please do not use the GB Websites ltd websites. If you have questions about the following terms and conditions, please contact GB Websites ltd by email at [email protected] GB Websites ltd reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify or otherwise alter these terms and conditions at any time. Such changes and/or modifications shall become effective immediately upon the posting thereof. Please review the terms and conditions periodically. Your continued use of the GB Websites ltd websites following the posting of changes and/or modifications will constitute your acceptance of the revised terms and conditions. For your information, this page was last updated on April 23, 2018.
Ownership of intellectual property:
All software, design, text, images, photographs, illustrations, audio clips, video clips, artwork, graphic material, and any other copyrightable material that is contained on any of the GB Websites ltd websites, including the selection, coordination and arrangement thereof, along with all trademarks, service marks and trade names (the "material") on any of the GB Websites ltd websites, are the property of GB Websites ltd and/or its subsidiaries, affiliates or assigns or GB Web's licensors or other respective owners and are protected, without limitation, pursuant to u.s. And foreign copyright, trademark and other applicable laws. You may use the material for noncommercial and personal use only provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices contained in such material. You agree not to reproduce, modify, create derivative works from, display, perform, publish, distribute, disseminate, broadcast or circulate any material to any third party (including, without limitation, the display and distribution of the material via a third party website) without the express prior written consent of GB Websites ltd.
The foregoing prohibition includes, but is not limited to, the practice of embedding GB Websites ltd website pages in "frames" running from other sites, and "mirroring" content from the GB Websites ltd websites on a server other than that operated by GB Websites ltd. You further agree that you will not disassemble, decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise modify the material in any way at any time. Any unauthorised or prohibited use may subject the offender to civil liability and criminal prosecution under applicable federal and state laws.
- GB Websites ltd reserves the right to alter these terms and conditions without prior notice. If you have any uncertainties about these conditions as they might apply to you or your project, it is your responsibility to clarify the situation by contacting us before the project gets under way.
- GB Websites ltd takes no responsibility for errors in content supplied by the customer for their web site.
- Payment for the authoring of all websites will be in advance. Subsequent annual subscription payments will be made either in advance on the anniversary of the initial payment, or by standing order.
- GB Websites ltd retains copyright of all web site designs.
- GB Websites ltd retains copyright of all photographic material. Permission may be given to use this material for print use only.
- GB Websites ltd retains copyright of all associated media: CD’s, Print designs.
- GB Websites ltd retains ownership and copyright of any domain name hosted by GB Websites ltd.
- GB Websites ltd retains the option to sell any domain name registered by GB Web.
- Any amendments to a completed GB Websites ltd will be undertaken by GB Websites ltd.
- Any enhancement to websites including but not limited to e-commerce will be undertaken by GB Websites ltd.
- Customers wishing to cancel their contract are required to do so by registered post giving 3 months notice and cancellation will only be effective on receipt of such notice. No refunds will be made for any part of the annual subscription remaining.
- In the event of the customer canceling their contract, their website will be taken offline the day after the contract expires. GB Websites ltd retains ownership of the web site and permission must be sought before using or duplicating the design.
- Customers wishing to transfer: domain name/names away from GB Websites ltd can do so at any time. An admin charge of £199.00 + vat will be made for any work associated with the transfer.
- Customers wishing to transfer: web hosting away from GB Websites ltd can do so at any time. An admin charge of £199.00 + vat will be made for any work associated with the transfer.
- GB Websites ltd designed web sites can be transferred only if permission is obtained from GB Websites ltd, the annual subscription is maintained, any balance is settled, any balance is settled in full, when a contribution to website design is originally charged. An admin charge of £199.00 + vat will be made for any work associated with transfer of web site.
- GB Websites ltd reserves the right to withdraw the service at any time without prior notice.
- GB Websites ltd does not allow pornographic or other offensive material to be included in any website.
- GB Websites ltd reserves the right to use customer websites in future promotion.
- It is the responsibility of the customer to provide all necessary materials that make up the content of the site. No refund will be made in the event that the customer fails to provide sufficient content to complete their web site. All content must be supplied in a suitable digital format. Images should be supplied as jpeg, gif or Photoshop format. Text should be supplied as a Microsoft word or ASCII text file.
- Failure to supply material in digital format will result in extra charges being made for processing content for use on the customer's web site.
- The customer grants GB Websites ltd permission to utilise logos and any other company identity for the purposes of creating their website.
- The customer agrees to indemnify GB Websites ltd from any and all claims arising from the customer's negligence or inability to obtain proper copyright permissions for all content supplied.
- A design credit with a link to the GB Websites ltd website will appear on the main home page of the customer's web site either in text or graphic format. The link will be designed to fit the overall design of the site.
Website maintenance is subject to the following conditions:
- Maintenance is defined as modifications to an existing page. The creation of a new page will incur an extra charge.
- Normal maintenance means amendments to a web site requiring 0.5 man hours or less to implement (sufficient for most text changes).
- Requests to revise web site content must be submitted to GB Websites ltd via e-mail ([email protected]) or in writing together with the actual updates.
- All content must be supplied in digital format. Content not supplied in digital format may result in extra charges being made.
- GB Websites ltd will establish if the update falls within the scope of the maintenance agreement if applicable, and if not, advise the customer of the cost of the update.
- If the website is to be hosted by another web host than GB Websites ltd, the customer agrees to grant GB Websites ltd access to the web space via ftp.
- GB Websites ltd makes no warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, for the services it provides.
- GB Websites ltd also disclaims any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
- GB Websites ltd will not be responsible for any direct, indirect or consequential damages which may result from the use of its services including loss of data resulting from delays, non-delivery or interruption in service. The customer acknowledges and agrees that GB Websites ltd cannot guarantee the absence of service interruptions caused by acts of god or other circumstances beyond its control.
- All services may be used for lawful purposes only. The customer agrees to indemnify and hold GB Websites ltd harmless from any claims resulting from the use of the service which damages the customer or any other party.
- Use of email accounts provided by GB Websites ltd for bulk email is strictly prohibited.
- GB Websites ltd will advise clients on selecting domain names but cannot guarantee a certain name.
- GB Websites ltd cannot guarantee a 100% continuous service for web hosting or e-mail and are not liable for problems or losses arising from the failure or interruption of the service.
Hyperlinks to third party sites
The appearance of external hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by GB Websites ltd its subsidiaries or affiliates of the opinions or views expressed by these linked websites and GB Websites ltd does not verify, endorse, or take responsibility for the accuracy, currency, completeness or quality of the content contained in these sites. Furthermore, GB Websites ltd is not responsible for the quality or delivery of the products or services offered, accessed, obtained by or advertised by such sites. As such, neither GB Websites its subsidiaries or affiliates will be responsible for any errors or omissions or for the results obtained from the use of the information contained in these sites. To the extent that these sites collect personal information (the "information") or postings from the end user, be advised that in no event shall GB Websites ltd assume or have any responsibility or liability for the manner in which the information or postings are exploited or for any claims, damages, or losses resulting from the use and/or appearance of the information on these sites. Finally, GB Websites ltd will under no circumstances be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental or special loss or other damage, whether arising from negligence, breach of contract, defamation, infringement of copyright or other intellectual property rights, caused by the exhibition, distribution or exploitation of any information or content contained within these sites.
Disclaimers and limitations on liability
GB Websites ltd is providing the GB Websites ltd websites on an "as is" basis. GB Websites ltd makes no warranties, express or implied, and specifically disclaims any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title or non-infringement or any warranty arising by usage of trade, course of dealing or course of performance. In addition, GB Websites ltd does not represent or warrant that the information accessible via this site is accurate, complete, or current. Information is subject to change without notice. Further, GB Websites ltd does not warrant that access to the GB Websites ltd websites will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the GB Websites ltd websites or the server that makes them available are free of viruses or other harmful components. In no event shall GB Websites ltd be liable for any indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive, reliance or special damages, including without limitation, damages for lost profits, loss of advantage, loss of savings, loss of revenues of any kind, increased cost of operations, business interruption or loss of information, even if GB Websites ltd has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Because some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of the foregoing warranties or liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitations may not apply to licensee. In the event applicable state or federal law does not allow the complete exclusion or limitation of liability of claims and damages as set forth in this agreement, GB Websites ltd's liability is limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.