Terms and conditions

Conditions of use of the Business Stream website, and how it affects you.

Your access to and use of the Business Stream website – "This Site" is subject to the following terms and conditions which, by accessing and browsing This Site, you accept without any limitation or qualification.

General Disclaimer

The contents of This Site is provided by Business Stream. Whilst Business Stream has endeavoured to ensure that all information on This Site is correct, the contents of This Site are provided to you "as is" without representation or warranty of any kind (express or implied) including, without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. Business Stream accepts no liability for any statement, inaccuracy or omission on This Site. Business Stream accepts no liability for any direct, special, indirect or consequential loss or damages of any kind resulting from the use of any information obtained directly or indirectly from This Site or for any viruses that may infect your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, downloading of or browsing in This Site. All such liability is excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law. The information on This Site is subject to change and may be amended or withdrawn at any time without notice. These Conditions of Use may be changed at any time without notice.

General Restrictions

  • You may use This Site for your own personal, non-commercial informational or entertainment purposes only.
  • You may not copy, reproduce, reuse, retransmit, adapt, publish, frame, post, upload, modify, broadcast or distribute any Site Content in any way, including for any public or commercial purpose whatsoever, without our prior written permission.
  • You may not use any third parties' likenesses, names, and/or properties without their express permission.
  • You may not send any material to the Site that is unlawful, harmful (including any virus), threatening, libellous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, indecent or profane or that could constitute or encourage a violation of any law.
  • We may review, edit or delete materials you or others send to This Site, but are not obliged to do so.
  • Posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, defamatory, obscene or other inappropriate material is prohibited.

We may cancel any registration(s) or account(s) on This Site at any time, without notice or liability, for any reason, including if technical problems, irregularities or misuse occurs.
Use of information provided to Business Stream

All personal information collected through This Site will be processed strictly in accordance with terms of This Site’s privacy policy (the ”Privacy Policy”).

Ownership of the material you send

Subject to the application of the Privacy Policy to personal data, any material you send to This Site will be deemed non-confidential and non-proprietary. This includes any data, questions, comments, suggestions, ideas or other information, material or property. We (or our designees) will be entitled use any or all of it for any purpose, WITHOUT COMPENSATION TO YOU, including for reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. You must only send material to This Site if you are the original author of the material or otherwise have the necessary rights to use that material.

Copyright, Trademarks and Intellectual Property

All copyright and other intellectual property rights subsisting in the material on This Site belongs to Business Stream, except where specifically stated otherwise. Visitors to This Site may read, view, print and download one hard copy of the material for their personal, non-commercial use only.

Visitors to This Site may not copy, distribute, sell, publish, display, transmit, reproduce or decompile any part of the material by any means (electronic or not) or for any purpose include it in any derivative works.

Trade marks, service marks and logos displayed on This Site belong to Business Stream. Nothing contained on This Site should be construed as granting any licence to use any trade mark, service mark of logo displayed on This Site without the express written permission of Business Stream.

Trademarks and Intellectual Property

Trademarks, service marks and logos displayed on This Site belong to Business Stream. Nothing contained on This Site should be construed as granting any licence to use any trademark, service mark of logo displayed on This Site without the express written permission of Business Stream.

General

This Site is controlled and operated by Business Stream from its head office in the UK. Business Stream makes no representation that material in the site is appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access This Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent that local laws are applicable.

If for any reason any provision of these Conditions of Use are determined to be void or unenforceable, then to the extent and in the places only where such provision is determined to be void or unenforceable it shall be severed and the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect.

These terms and conditions and anything in This Site shall be governed by Scottish Law and all matters in connection with them shall be determined by the Scottish Courts.

Waiver

We try to make the website and its contents reliable, but inaccuracies may occur. Therefore, regardless of anything else on the website or in these Terms:

  • THIS SITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU "AS IS"; AND USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK;
  • TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, WE OR OUR RELATED PARTIES - DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES (EXPRESS OR IMPLIED) REGARDING THIS SITE, AND SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES (WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL) DUE TO:
  • STATEMENTS, ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE SITE;
    – CONTENT INFRINGING ANY THIRD PARTY'S RIGHTS;
    – VIRUSES THAT MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO YOUR COMPUTER OR OTHER EQUIPMENT, INCLUDING ANY VIRUS TRANSMITTED AS A RESULT OF YOUR DOWNLOADING ANY SITE CONTENT;
    – LINKING TO ANY OTHER SITE OR ITS NATURE OR CONTENTS; OR
    – ANY OTHER MATTER REGARDING THIS SITE AND YOUR USE OF IT.

Indemnification

BY USING THIS SITE, YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD HARMLESS US AND OUR RELATED PARTIES FROM ALL DAMAGES, COSTS AND EXPENSES, INCLUDING REASONABLE LAWYER'S FEES AND COSTS, ARISING OUT OF ANY OF THE FOLLOWING:

  • ANY CLAIMS FOR INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS, LIBEL, DEFAMATION RELATING TO ANY MATERIALS YOU SEND TO THIS SITE;
  • ANY ACTIVITY RELATING TO YOUR INTERNET ACCOUNT, INCLUDING NEGLIGENT OR WRONGFUL CONDUCT BY YOU OR ANYONE USING THIS SITE THROUGH YOUR INTERNET ACCOUNT;
  • YOUR BREACH OF ANY PROVISION OF THESE TERMS;
  • ANY OTHER MATTER REGARDING THIS SITE AND YOUR USE OF IT.

You agree to use best efforts to cooperate with us in the defence of any such matter. We reserve the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you.
Changes

Please note we may change information on This Site and/or these terms, at any time without notice. You should regularly review these terms for any changes. By continuing to use This Site, you agree to any changes, and by providing continued access to This Site we are providing you consideration for agreement to such changes.

Refund Policy

If you have a query about a refund of the service we provide to you or any monies paid, then please contact our customer response team on 0845 602 8855.