Chat-Com is a company incorporated in England & Wales, company registration number 9977482 having its registered office at Hambledon House, Shillingstone Lane, Okeford Fitzpaine, Dorset, DT11 0RB.
Chat-Com has established this site (the “Site”) for your personal information and communication. The Site is also subject to the following terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) and all applicable laws. By accessing the Site, you accept these Terms and Conditions.
1.1 Chat-Com is a company incorporated in England & Wales, company registration number 9977482 having its registered office at Hambledon House, Shillingstone Lane, Okeford Fitzpaine, Dorset, DT11 0RB. Chat-Com’s VAT number is GB 232900045.
1.2 Chat-Com has established this site (the “Site”) for your personal information and communication and also so that you can participate in our community, and where relevant, receive messages from Chat-Com. Unless otherwise stated or the context otherwise requires the Site relates to the business of Chat-Com in the United Kingdom only.
1.3 The Site is subject to the following terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) and all applicable laws. Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before you start to use the Site. By accessing and using the Site, you indicate that you accept these Terms and Conditions and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, please do not use the Site.
Accessing the Site
2.1 Access to the Site is permitted on a temporary basis and Chat-Com reserves the right to withdraw or amend the service Chat-Com provides on the Site without notice (see below). Chat-Com will not be liable if for any reason the Site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
2.2 You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Site through your internet connection are aware of these Terms and Conditions, and that they comply with them.
Intellectual property rights
3.1 Chat-Com is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Site, and in the material published on it. In particular, the design and content of the Site is protected by copyright owned by Chat-Com. Neither the content nor any part of it may be used except as provided in these Terms and Conditions and provided for in the text on the Site without prior written permission of Chat-Com. Chat-Com neither guarantees nor represents that your use of materials displayed on the Site will not infringe any third party rights.
3.2 The Trade Marks and logos (the “Trade Marks”) displayed on the Site include the registered and unregistered Trade Marks of the Chat-Com Group and other businesses. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions on the Site may be construed as granting any licence or right to use any of the Trade Marks without the prior written permission of Chat-Com or other proprietor of the Trade Marks. Any use of the Trade Marks or any other content on the Site except as provided in these Terms and Conditions is strictly prohibited.
3.3 You may, subject to paragraph 3.2, download one copy of the materials contained in or displayed on the Site and print off pages of the Site for non-commercial personal use only provided that:
3.3.1 you do not remove or alter any copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials; and
3.3.2 all use is for lawful purposes only.
3.4 Neither the content of the Site nor any part of it may be distributed, reproduced, modified, transmitted, reused, re-posted or used (whether in whole or in part) for public or commercial purposes without our prior written permission.
3.5 If you download any software from the Site, the software, including all files, images, contained in or generated by the software and accompanying data (together, the “Software”) are deemed to be licensed to you by Chat-Com. Neither title nor any intellectual property rights are transferred to you, but remain with Chat-Com. You may not copy, resell, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, modify or otherwise convert the Software in any way. Either of us may terminate the licence at any time immediately with or without notice and on such termination you must destroy all materials including (but not limited to) the Software obtained from the Site and all copies.
3.6 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.
3.7 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on the Site must always be acknowledged.
3.8 You must not use any part of the materials, content and/or Software on the Site for public or commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
3.9 If you print off, copy or download any part of the Site in breach of these Terms and Conditions, your right to use the Site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials, content and/or Software you have made.
Chat-Com aims to update the Site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, Chat-Com may suspend access to the Site, or close it indefinitely. You should be aware that any of the material, content and/or Software on the Site may be out of date at any given time, and Chat-Com is under no obligation to update such material or otherwise.
4.1 The materials contained in or displayed on the Site are provided “as is” and without guarantees, conditions, warranties or representations of any kind either expressed or implied. Chat-Com disclaims all guarantees of satisfactory quality and fitness for a particular purpose. Chat-Com does not guarantee that the functions contained in the materials will be uninterrupted or error-free.
4.2 To the extent permitted by law, Chat-Com, other members of the Chat-Com Group and third parties connected to Chat-Com hereby expressly exclude:
4.2.1 All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
4.2.2 Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with the Site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of the Site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including:
188.8.131.52 loss of income or revenue;
184.108.40.206 loss of business;
220.127.116.11 loss of profits or contracts;
18.104.22.168 loss of anticipated savings;
22.214.171.124 loss of data;
126.96.36.199 loss of goodwill;
188.8.131.52 wasted management or office time; and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.
4.3 This does not affect our liability under the booking terms and conditions and our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Information about you and your visits to the Site
Viruses, hacking and other offences
5.1 You must not misuse the Site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Site, the server on which the Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Site. You must not attack the Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
5.2 By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. Chat-Com will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and Chat-Com will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the Site will cease immediately.
5.3 Chat-Com and any other party involved in producing or delivering the Site assume no responsibility, and shall not be liable for any loss or damage to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in the Site or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video or audio from the Site or any website linked to it.
Linking to and from the Site
6.1 You may link to Chat-Com’s home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage Chat-Com’s reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on Chat-Com’s part where none exists.
6.2 You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.
6.3 The Site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of the Site other than the home page. Chat-Com reserves the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
6.4 Where the Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Chat-Com has no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
6.5 Chat-Com has not reviewed any sites linked to the Site and is not responsible for and does not endorse the content of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to the Site. Your linking to any other off-site pages or other sites is entirely at your own risk.
Chat-Com has the right to revise and amend these Terms and Conditions at any time. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes Chat-Com has made, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these Terms and Conditions may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on the Site.
Applicable laws, governing law and jurisdiction
7.1 You are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws relating to the use of or otherwise connected with the Site.
7.2 Any use of the Site shall be subject to the laws of England and any dispute arising from such use or otherwise in connection with the Site shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.
7.3 These Terms and Conditions and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. By accessing the Site, you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.