PITCH-YOUR-BUSINESS TERMS OF USE

Please read these terms of use carefully before using this site

Introduction

These terms of use (together with any other documents referred to in them) tell you the terms on which you may make use of our website accessible through www.pitch-your-business.com or www.pitch-your-business.co.uk (our site), whether as a guest or a registered user. Use of our site includes accessing, browsing or registering to use our site.

Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use our site as they will apply to your use of our site. We recommend that you print a copy of them or save them to your computer for future reference.

By using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to them, you must not use our site.

Please note that our site is aimed at business users not intended for personal or private use.

Other applicable terms

These terms of use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our site:

  • Our privacy policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you or that you provide to us. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.
  • Our cookie policy, which sets out information about the cookies on our site.

Information about us

www.pitch-your-business.com, together with www.pitch-your-business.co.uk, is a site controlled and operated by Annette Kramer Consulting Limited. We are a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number 08732006 and have our registered office at 56 Eton Avenue, London, NW3 3HN. Our VAT number is GB 173 1861 07.

Changes to these terms

We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.

Changes to our site

We may update our site from time to time and may change the content on it at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time and we are under no obligation to update it.

Accessing our site

Access to our site is made available free of charge. However, if you wish to view any of the videos or other educational content available on our site, you may be required to pay a fee. The fees are set out on our site and are subject to reasonable change by us from time to time.

Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis and we may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our site without notice. We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted and we will not be liable to you if, for any reason, our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site, including configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform.

Content available on or through our site may be directed to users in certain specific locations and may not be appropriate or available in other locations. We may limit the availability of our site or any service or product described on our site to any person or geographic area at any time.

You agree that you will only use our site in a manner consistent with these terms of use and any and all applicable local, national and international laws and regulations. To the extent that your use of our site is not legal in your jurisdiction, you must not use our site.

Registration

Use of, and access to, certain parts of our site may require you to register with us. If you wish to register, you must complete all of the fields on the registration form.

Your username and password

If you choose, or you are provided with, a username, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential and must not disclose it to any third party.

We have the right to disable any username or password (if applicable, and whether chosen by you or allocated by us) at any time if, in our reasonable opinion, you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

You may not authorise others to access our site using your username and password (if applicable) and you may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity. If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows or has obtained your username or password (if applicable) and/or has accessed your account, you must immediately notify us at info@pitch-your-business.com or info@pitch-your-business.co.uk and change your password.

You are responsible for the acts and omissions of any third parties who use your username or password (if applicable) to access your account/our site, whether fraudulently or not, and you agree to reimburse us on demand for any loss we may suffer as a result of such use.

Payment

Any payment required to be made for use of our site (as referred to above) can be made using PayPal or any other method specified on our site from time to time. All payments must be made in advance of your use of the service to which they relate.

Intellectual property rights

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your own use.

You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded from our site in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence or other written consent to do so from us or our licensors.

If you use any part of our site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately (without any obligation on us to refund any fees already paid by you to use our site) and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

No reliance on information

The information and content provided on our site is provided on an ‘as is’ basis for general information only and it is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. We make no statement (express or implied) that your use of any content on our site will produce and/or generate any particular outcome and any action you take, or refrain from taking, on the basis of, or in reliance on, the content on our site is entirely at your own risk.

Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information and content provided on our site, we make no representations and give no warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that such information and content is accurate, complete, up-to-date or free from errors or omissions.

Opinions, statements or other information or content made available on our site, but not directly by us, are those of their respective authors and should not necessarily be relied upon. Such authors are solely responsible for such content. We do not: (i) warrant or guarantee the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any such information provided on our site; or (ii) adopt, endorse or accept responsibility for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion or statement made by any party other than us. Under no circumstances will we be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from anyone’s reliance on information or other content uploaded or posted to our site or transmitted to or by any users of our site.

Your liability to us

You will be liable to us and will indemnify us for any breach by you of these terms of use. This means that you will be responsible for, and will be required to reimburse us on demand for, any loss or damage that we suffer or incur, or that is claimed from us, as a result of such breach.

Limitation of our liability

Nothing in these terms of use excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence, fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.

To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or to any content on it, whether express or implied.

We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with: (i) use of, or inability to use, our site; or (ii) use of, or reliance on, any content displayed on our site.

Please note that, in particular, we will not be liable for: (i) loss of profits, sales, business or revenue; (ii) business interruption; (iii) loss of anticipated savings; (iv) loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or (v) any indirect, special or consequential loss or damage of any kind.

Please note that our site is not intended for personal or private use and that, if you are a consumer, we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption or loss of business opportunity.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or your downloading of any content on it or on any website linked to it.

Uploading or posting content to our site

Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload or post content to our site, such content must be accurate (where it states facts) and be genuinely held (where it states opinions) and must not:

  • contain any material which is defamatory or inaccurate of any person;
  • contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory;
  • promote indecent or sexually explicit material;
  • promote violence;
  • promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
  • infringe or violate any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person;
  • be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party;
  • promote any illegal activity or intend to defraud, swindle or deceive other users of our site;
  • be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;
  • be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;
  • be used to impersonate any person or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person;
  • give the impression that they emanate from us if this is not the case;
  • relate to commercial activities (including, without limitation, sales, competitions and advertising, links to other websites or premium rate telephone numbers); or
  • disseminate or otherwise disclose another person’s personal information without his or her prior permission, or collect or solicit another person’s personal information for commercial or unlawful purposes.

You warrant that any content you upload or post on our site complies with the content standards set out above and you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.

We have the right to remove or prevent from being uploaded any posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out above. However, we will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any content uploaded or posted by you or any other user of our site and we are under no obligation to oversee, monitor or moderate any content posted on our site.

Any content you upload or post to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary and we have the right to use, store and copy any such content, and to distribute and make it available to third parties, for any purpose.

We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content uploaded or posted by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights or of their right to privacy.

Viruses

We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses and you should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing any viruses, trojans, worms, time bombs, logic bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other malicious or technologically harmful material which is designed adversely to affect the operation of any computer software or hardware. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

Linking to our site

You may link to our site only with our prior written consent. If we give such consent, you agree:

  • to link to our site in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it;
  • not to establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you or in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists; and
  • not to frame our site on any other website.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. If you wish to obtain our consent to link to our site or to make any other use of any content on our site, please contact info@pitch-your-business.com or info@pitch-your-business.co.uk.

Third party links and resources in our site

Our site may contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, including, without limitation, advertisers. We have no control over those websites or resources or their availability and any links to them are provided for your information only. You will need to make your own independent judgement regarding your interaction with any such websites or resources, including the purchase and use of any products and/or services accessible through them (including the accessing, downloading, viewing and/or listening to of any content). We are not responsible for, and do not endorse, their content or their privacy policies (if any) and we will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Applicable law and jurisdiction

These terms of use, their subject matter and their formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. Subject to the paragraph below, you and we each agree that the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, these terms of use.

Nothing in the paragraph above will limit our right to take proceedings against you in any other court of competent jurisdiction, nor will the taking of proceedings in any one or more jurisdiction preclude us from taking proceedings in any other jurisdiction, whether concurrently or not, to the extent permitted by the law of such other jurisdiction.

Trade mark

“Pitch-Your-Business” and “Annette Kramer Consulting” are trade marks of Annette Kramer Consulting Limited. We reserve all rights in these trade marks, the pitch-your-business.com, pitch-your-business.co.uk and annettekramer.co.uk domain names and all related domains and sub-domains and any other logos, service marks, brand names, trading names and/or trade marks appearing anywhere on our site.

Other trade marks, products and company or brand names mentioned on our site may be the trade marks of their respective owners or licensors and all rights in such trade marks are reserved to their respective owners or licensors.

Nothing in these terms of use should be construed as granting any licence or right to use any of the trade marks or domain names referred to above.

Contact us

To contact us, please email us at info@pitch-your-business.com.

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