Terms and Conditions

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully. All contracts that the Provider may enter into from time to time for the provision of the Hosted Services shall be governed by these Terms and Conditions.

1.      Definitions

1.1    Except to the extent expressly provided otherwise, in these Terms and Conditions:

"Account" means an account enabling a person to access and use the Hosted Services;

"Affiliate" means an entity that Controls, is Controlled by, or is under common Control with the relevant entity;

"Agreement" means a contract between the parties incorporating these Terms and Conditions, and any amendments to that contract from time to time;

"Business Day" means any weekday other than a bank or public holiday in England;

"Business Hours" means the hours of 09:00 to 17:00 GMT/BST on a Business Day;

"Charges" means the amounts specified in the Services Order Form;

"Control" means the legal power to control (directly or indirectly) the management of an entity (and "Controlled" should be construed accordingly);

"Customer" means the person or entity identified as such in the Services Order Form;

"Customer Confidential Information" means:

(a)    any information disclosed by the Customer to the Provider during the Term (whether disclosed in writing, orally or otherwise) that at the time of disclosure:

(i)    was marked as "confidential"; or

(ii)    should have been reasonably understood by the Provider to be confidential; and

(b)    the Customer Data;

"Customer Data" means all data, works and materials: uploaded to or stored on the Platform by the Customer; transmitted by the Platform at the instigation of the Customer; supplied by the Customer to the Provider for uploading to, transmission by or storage on the Platform; or generated by the Platform as a result of the use of the Hosted Services by the Customer;

"Customer Personal Data" means any Personal Data that is processed by the Provider on behalf of the Customer in relation to the Agreement, but excluding data with respect to which the Provider is a data controller];

"Data Protection Laws" means all applicable laws relating to the processing of Personal Data including, while it is in force and applicable to Customer Personal Data, the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2016/679);

"Documentation" means the documentation for the Hosted Services produced by the Provider and delivered or made available by the Provider to the Customer;

"Effective Date" means following the Customer completing and submitting the online Services Order Form published by the Provider on the Provider's website, the date upon which the Provider sends to the Customer an order confirmation;

"Force Majeure Event" means an event, or a series of related events, that is outside the reasonable control of the party affected (including failures of the internet or any public telecommunications network, hacker attacks, denial of service attacks, virus or other malicious software attacks or infections, power failures, industrial disputes affecting any third party, changes to the law, disasters, explosions, fires, floods, riots, terrorist attacks and wars);

"Hosted Services" means Steel Beam Calculator, Timber Beam Calculator and Build Calcs as specified, which will be made available by the Provider to the Customer as a service via the internet in accordance with these Terms and Conditions;

"Hosted Services Defect" means a defect, error or bug in the Platform having a material adverse effect on operation or functionality of the Hosted Services, but excluding any defect, error or bug caused by or arising as a result of:

(a)    any act or omission of the Customer or any person authorised by the Customer to use the Platform or Hosted Services;

(b)    any use of the Platform or Hosted Services contrary to the Documentation, whether by the Customer or by any person authorised by the Customer;

(c)    a failure of the Customer to perform or observe any of its obligations in the Agreement; and/or

(d)    an incompatibility between the Platform or Hosted Services and any other system, network, application, program, hardware or software not specified as compatible in the Hosted Services Specification;

"Hosted Services Specification" means the specification for the Platform and Hosted Services set out in the Documentation;

"Intellectual Property Rights" means all intellectual property rights wherever in the world, whether registrable or unregistrable, registered or unregistered, including any application or right of application for such rights (and these "intellectual property rights" include copyright and related rights, database rights, confidential information, trade secrets, know-how, business names, trade names, trade marks, service marks, passing off rights, unfair competition rights, patents, petty patents, utility models, semi-conductor topography rights and rights in designs);

"Maintenance Services" means the general maintenance of the Platform and Hosted Services, and the application of Updates and Upgrades;

"Minimum Term" means, in respect of the Agreement, the period of 1 month beginning on the Effective Date;

"Personal Data" has the meaning given to it in the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2016/679);

"Platform" means the platform managed by the Provider and used by the Provider to provide the Hosted Services, including the application and database software for the Hosted Services, the system and server software used to provide the Hosted Services;

"Provider" means Steel Beam Calculator Limited, a company incorporated in England and Wales (registration number 07453113) having its registered office at 9 Hollies Farm Drive, Horsley Woodhouse, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 6JW;

"Services" means any services that the Provider provides to the Customer, under these Terms and Conditions;

"Services Order Form" means an online order form published by the Provider and completed and submitted by the Customer;

"Support Services" means support in relation to the use of, and the identification and resolution of errors in, the Hosted Services, but shall not include the provision of training services;

"Supported Web Browser" means the current release from time to time of Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome or Apple Safari;

"Term" means the term of the Agreement, commencing in accordance with Clause 2.1 and ending in accordance with Clause 2.2;

"Terms and Conditions" means all the documentation containing the provisions of the Agreement, namely the Services Order Form, the main body of these Terms and Conditions and the Schedules, including any amendments to that documentation from time to time;

"Update" means a hotfix, patch or minor version update to any Platform software; and

"Upgrade" means a major version upgrade of any Platform software.

2.      Term

2.1    The Agreement shall come into force upon the Effective Date.

2.2    The Agreement shall continue in force indefinitely, subject to termination in accordance with Clause 12.

2.3    Unless the parties expressly agree otherwise in writing, each Services Order Form shall create a distinct contract under these Terms and Conditions.

3.      Hosted Services

3.1    The Platform will automatically generate an Account for the Customer on the Effective Date.

3.2    The Provider hereby grants to the Customer a worldwide, non-exclusive licence to use the Hosted Services by means of a Supported Web Browser for the internal business purposes of the Customer in accordance with the Documentation during the Term.

3.3    The licence granted by the Provider to the Customer under Clause 3.2 is subject to the following limitations:

(a)    the Hosted Services may only be used by the named users identified in the Services Order Form

3.4    Except to the extent expressly permitted in these Terms and Conditions or required by law on a non-excludable basis, the licence granted by the Provider to the Customer under Clause 3.2 is subject to the following prohibitions:

(a)    the Customer must not sub-license its right to access and use the Hosted Services;

(b)    the Customer must not permit any unauthorised person to access or use the Hosted Services;

(c)    the Customer must not use the Hosted Services to provide services to third parties;

(d)    the Customer must not republish or redistribute any content or material from the Hosted Services; and

(e)    the Customer must not make any alteration to the Platform.

3.5    The Customer shall use reasonable endeavours, including reasonable security measures relating to Account access details, to ensure that no unauthorised person may gain access to the Hosted Services using an Account.

3.6    The Customer must comply with Schedule 1 (Acceptable Use Policy), and must ensure that all persons using the Hosted Services with the authority of the Customer or by means of an Account comply with Schedule 1 (Acceptable Use Policy).

3.7    The Customer must not use the Hosted Services in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Hosted Services or Platform or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the Hosted Services.

3.8    The Customer must not use the Hosted Services:

(a)    in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful; or

(b)    in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

3.9    For the avoidance of doubt, the Customer has no right to access the software code (including object code, intermediate code and source code) of the Platform, either during or after the Term.

3.10  The Provider may suspend the provision of the Hosted Services if any amount due to be paid by the Customer to the Provider under the Agreement is overdue;

3.11  The Customer should only use Steel Beam Calculator Limited’s Products if they have enough knowledge to correctly assess the loads supported by members, the reasonableness of the program output, the overall performance of the structure and the suitability of the proposed design. The Customer should verify results for themselves and all calculations produced by Steel Beam Calculator Limited’s products should be checked independently. The Customer is to ensure that all users of Steel Beam Calculator Limited’s Products are competent.

4.      Customer Data

4.1    The Customer hereby grants to the Provider a non-exclusive licence to copy, reproduce, store, distribute, publish, export, adapt, edit and translate the Customer Data to the extent reasonably required for the performance of the Provider's obligations and the exercise of the Provider's rights under the Agreement. The Customer also grants to the Provider the right to sub-license these rights to its hosting, connectivity and telecommunications service providers to the extent reasonably required for the performance of the Provider's obligations and the exercise of the Provider's rights under the Agreement, subject always to any express restrictions elsewhere in the Agreement.

4.2    The Customer warrants to the Provider that the Customer Data will not infringe the Intellectual Property Rights or other legal rights of any person, and will not breach the provisions of any law, statute or regulation, in any jurisdiction and under any applicable law.

5.      No assignment of Intellectual Property Rights

5.1    Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall operate to assign or transfer any Intellectual Property Rights from the Provider to the Customer, or from the Customer to the Provider.

6.      Charges

6.1    The Customer shall pay the Charges to the Provider in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.

6.2    The Provider may elect to vary any element of the Charges by giving to the Customer not less than 30 days' written notice of the variation.

7.      Payments

7.1    The Provider shall issue invoices for the Charges to the Customer from time to time during the Term.

8.      Data protection

8.1    Each party shall comply with the Data Protection Laws with respect to the processing of the Customer Personal Data.

8.2    The Customer warrants to the Provider that it has the legal right to disclose all Personal Data that it does in fact disclose to the Provider under or in connection with the Agreement.

8.3    The Customer shall only supply to the Provider, and the Provider shall only process, in each case under or in relation to the Agreement, the Personal Data of data subjects falling within the categories specified in Part 1 of Schedule 5 (Data processing information) and of the types specified in Part 2 of Schedule 5 (Data processing information); and the Provider shall only process the Customer Personal Data for the purposes specified in Part 3 of Schedule 5 (Data processing information).

8.4    The Provider shall only process the Customer Personal Data during the Term, subject to the other provisions of this Clause 8.

8.5    The Provider shall only process the Customer Personal Data on the documented instructions of the Customer (including with regard to transfers of the Customer Personal Data to any place outside the European Economic Area).

8.6    Notwithstanding any other provision of these Terms and Conditions, the Provider may process the Customer Personal Data if and to the extent that the Provider is required to do so by applicable law. In such a case, the Provider shall inform the Customer of the legal requirement before processing, unless that law prohibits such information.

8.7    The Provider shall ensure that persons authorised to process the Customer Personal Data have committed themselves to confidentiality or are under an appropriate statutory obligation of confidentiality.

8.8    The Provider and the Customer shall each implement appropriate technical and organisational measures to ensure an appropriate level of security for the Customer Personal Data.

8.9    The Provider must not engage any third party to process the Customer Personal Data without the prior specific or general written authorisation of the Customer. In the case of a general written authorisation, the Provider shall inform the Customer at least 14 days in advance of any intended changes concerning the addition or replacement of any third party processor, and if the Customer objects to any such changes before their implementation, then the Customer may terminate the Agreement on 7 days' written notice to the Provider, providing that such notice must be given within the period of 7 days following the date that the Provider informed the Customer of the intended changes. The Provider shall ensure that each third party processor is subject to equivalent legal obligations as those imposed on the Provider by this Clause 8.

8.10  The Provider shall, insofar as possible and taking into account the nature of the processing, take appropriate technical and organisational measures to assist the Customer with the fulfilment of the Customer's obligation to respond to requests exercising a data subject's rights under the Data Protection Laws.

8.11  The Provider shall assist the Customer in ensuring compliance with the obligations relating to the security of processing of personal data, the notification of personal data breaches to the supervisory authority, the communication of personal data breaches to the data subject, data protection impact assessments and prior consultation in relation to high-risk processing under the Data Protection Laws.

8.12  The Provider shall make available to the Customer all information necessary to demonstrate the compliance of the Provider with its obligations under the Data Protection Laws.

8.13  The Provider shall, at the choice of the Customer, delete or return all of the Customer Personal Data to the Customer after the provision of services relating to the processing, and shall delete existing copies save to the extent that applicable law requires storage of the relevant Personal Data.

8.14  The Provider shall allow for and contribute to audits, including inspections, conducted by the Customer or another auditor mandated by the Customer in respect of the compliance of the Provider's processing of Customer Personal Data with the Data Protection Laws and this Clause 8. The Provider may charge the Customer at its standard time-based charging rates for any work performed by the Provider at the request of the Customer pursuant to this Clause 8.

8.15  If any changes or prospective changes to the Data Protection Laws result or will result in one or both parties not complying with the Data Protection Laws in relation to processing of Personal Data carried out under these Terms and Conditions, then the parties shall use their best endeavours promptly to agree such variations to these Terms and Conditions as may be necessary to remedy such non-compliance.

9.      Acknowledgements and warranty limitations

9.1    The Customer acknowledges that complex software is never wholly free from defects, errors and bugs; and subject to the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions, the Provider gives no warranty or representation that the Hosted Services will be wholly free from defects, errors and bugs.

9.2    The Customer acknowledges that complex software is never entirely free from security vulnerabilities; and subject to the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions, the Provider gives no warranty or representation that the Hosted Services will be entirely secure.

9.3    The Customer acknowledges that the Provider will not provide any legal, financial, accountancy or taxation advice under these Terms and Conditions or in relation to the Hosted Services; and, except to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these Terms and Conditions, the Provider does not warrant or represent that the Hosted Services or the use of the Hosted Services by the Customer will not give rise to any legal liability on the part of the Customer or any other person.

9.4    The Customer acknowledges that, although care has been taken to ensure that our Products are accurate, Steel Beam Calculator Limited assumes no responsibility for any loss or damage arising from the use or inability to use Steel Beam Calculator Limited’s Products.

10.    Limitations and exclusions of liability

10.1  Nothing in these Terms and Conditions will:

(a)    limit or exclude any liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;

(b)    limit or exclude any liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;

(c)    limit any liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or

(d)    exclude any liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

10.2  The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Clause 10 and elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions:

(a)    are subject to Clause 10.1; and

(b)    govern all liabilities arising under these Terms and Conditions or relating to the subject matter of these Terms and Conditions, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty, except to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these Terms and Conditions.

10.3  The Provider shall not be liable to the Customer in respect of any losses arising out of a Force Majeure Event.

10.4  The Provider shall not be liable to the Customer in respect of any loss of profits or anticipated savings.

10.5  The Provider shall not be liable to the Customer in respect of any loss of revenue or income.

10.6  The Provider shall not be liable to the Customer in respect of any loss of use or production.

10.7  The Provider shall not be liable to the Customer in respect of any loss of business, contracts or opportunities.

10.8  The Provider shall not be liable to the Customer in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software.

10.9  The Provider shall not be liable to the Customer in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.

10.10 The liability of the Provider to the Customer under the Agreement in respect of any event or series of related events shall not exceed the total amount paid and payable by the Customer to the Provider under the Agreement in the 12 month period preceding the commencement of the event or events.

10.11 The aggregate liability of the Provider to the Customer under the Agreement shall not exceed the total amount paid and payable by the Customer to the Provider under the Agreement.

11.    Force Majeure Event

11.1  If a Force Majeure Event gives rise to a failure or delay in either party performing any obligation under the Agreement (other than any obligation to make a payment), that obligation will be suspended for the duration of the Force Majeure Event.

11.2  A party that becomes aware of a Force Majeure Event which gives rise to, or which is likely to give rise to, any failure or delay in that party performing any obligation under the Agreement, must:

(a)    promptly notify the other; and

(b)    inform the other of the period for which it is estimated that such failure or delay will continue.

11.3  A party whose performance of its obligations under the Agreement is affected by a Force Majeure Event must take reasonable steps to mitigate the effects of the Force Majeure Event.

12.    Termination

12.1  Either party may terminate the Agreement by giving to the other party written notice of termination after the end of the Minimum Term.

12.2  Either party may terminate the Agreement immediately by giving written notice of termination to the other party if:

(a)    the other party commits any breach of the Agreement.

(b)    the other party commits a breach of the Agreement, and the breach is remediable but the other party fails to remedy the breach within the period of 30 days following the giving of a written notice to the other party requiring the breach to be remedied; or

(c)    the other party persistently breaches the Agreement (irrespective of whether such breaches collectively constitute a material breach).

12.3  Either party may terminate the Agreement immediately by giving written notice of termination to the other party if:

(a)    the other party:

(i)    is dissolved;

(ii)    ceases to conduct all (or substantially all) of its business;

(iii)   is or becomes unable to pay its debts as they fall due;

(iv)   is or becomes insolvent or is declared insolvent; or

(v)    convenes a meeting or makes or proposes to make any arrangement or composition with its creditors;

(b)    an administrator, administrative receiver, liquidator, receiver, trustee, manager or similar is appointed over any of the assets of the other party;

(c)    an order is made for the winding up of the other party, or the other party passes a resolution for its winding up (other than for the purpose of a solvent company reorganisation where the resulting entity will assume all the obligations of the other party under the Agreement); or

(d)    if that other party is an individual:

(i)    that other party dies;

(ii)    as a result of illness or incapacity, that other party becomes incapable of managing his or her own affairs; or

(iii)   that other party is the subject of a bankruptcy petition or order.

12.4  The Provider may terminate the Agreement immediately by giving written notice to the Customer if:

(a)    any amount due to be paid by the Customer to the Provider under the Agreement is unpaid by the due date and remains unpaid upon the date that that written notice of termination is given; and

(b)    the Provider has given to the Customer at least 14 days' written notice, following the failure to pay, of its intention to terminate the Agreement in accordance with this Clause 12.4.

13.    Effects of termination

13.1  Upon the termination of the Agreement, all of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall cease to have effect, save that the following provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall survive and continue to have effect (in accordance with their express terms or otherwise indefinitely): Clauses 1, 3.9, 7.2, 7.4, 8.1, 8.3, 8.4, 8.5, 8.6, 8.7, 8.8, 8.9, 8.10, 8.11, 8.12, 8.13, 8.14, 8.15, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17.1, 17.2, 18, 19 and 20.

13.2  Except to the extent that these Terms and Conditions expressly provides otherwise, the termination of the Agreement shall not affect the accrued rights of either party.

13.3  Within 30 days following the termination of the Agreement for any reason:

(a)    the Customer must pay to the Provider any Charges in respect of Services provided to the Customer before the termination of the Agreement; and

(b)    the Provider must refund to the Customer any Charges paid by the Customer to the Provider in respect of Services that were to be provided to the Customer after the termination of the Agreement,

        without prejudice to the parties' other legal rights.

14.    No waivers

14.1  No breach of any provision of the Agreement will be waived except with the express written consent of the party not in breach.

14.2  No waiver of any breach of any provision of the Agreement shall be construed as a further or continuing waiver of any other breach of that provision or any breach of any other provision of the Agreement.

15.    Severability

15.1  If a provision of these Terms and Conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.

15.2  If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision of these Terms and Conditions would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

16.    Third party rights

16.1  The Agreement is for the benefit of the parties, and is not intended to benefit or be enforceable by any third party.

16.2  The exercise of the parties' rights under the Agreement is not subject to the consent of any third party.

17.    Variation

17.1  The Agreement may not be varied except in accordance with this Clause 17.

17.2  The Agreement may be varied by means of a written document signed by or on behalf of each party.

17.3  The Provider may vary the Agreement by giving to the Customer at least 30 days' written notice of the proposed variation, providing that if the Provider gives to the Customer a notice under this Clause 17.3, the Customer shall have the right to terminate the Agreement by giving written notice of termination to the Provider at any time during the period of 14 days following receipt of the Provider's notice.

18.    Entire agreement

18.1  The Services Order Form, the main body of these Terms and Conditions and the Schedules shall constitute the entire agreement between the parties in relation to the subject matter of the Agreement, and shall supersede all previous agreements, arrangements and understandings between the parties in respect of that subject matter.

18.2  Neither party will have any remedy in respect of any misrepresentation (whether written or oral) made to it upon which it relied in entering into the Agreement.

18.3  The provisions of this Clause 18 are subject to Clause 10.1.

19.    Law and jurisdiction

19.1  These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law.

19.2  Any disputes relating to the Agreement shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.

20.    Interpretation

20.1  In these Terms and Conditions, a reference to a statute or statutory provision includes a reference to:

(a)    that statute or statutory provision as modified, consolidated and/or re-enacted from time to time; and

(b)    any subordinate legislation made under that statute or statutory provision.

20.2  The Clause headings do not affect the interpretation of these Terms and Conditions.

20.3  References in these Terms and Conditions to "calendar months" are to the 12 named periods (January, February and so on) into which a year is divided.

20.4  In these Terms and Conditions, general words shall not be given a restrictive interpretation by reason of being preceded or followed by words indicating a particular class of acts, matters or things.


 

Schedule 1 (Acceptable Use Policy)

1.      Introduction

1.1    This acceptable use policy (the "Policy") sets out the rules governing:

(a)    the use of the website at steelbeamcalculator.co.uk, steelbeamcalculator.com, timberbeamcalculator.co.uk, buildcalcs.com, any successor website, and the services available on that website or any successor website (the "Services"); and

(b)    the transmission, storage and processing of content by you, or by any person on your behalf, using the Services ("Content").

1.2    References in this Policy to "you" are to any customer for the Services and any individual user of the Services (and "your" should be construed accordingly); and references in this Policy to "us" are to Steel Beam Calculator Limited (and "we" and "our" should be construed accordingly).

1.3    By using the Services, you agree to the rules set out in this Policy.

1.4    We will ask for your express agreement to the terms of this Policy before you upload or submit any Content or otherwise use the Services.

1.5    You must be at least 18 years of age to use the Services; and by using the Services, you warrant and represent to us that you are at least 18 years of age.

2.      General usage rules

2.1    You must not use the Services in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Services or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the Services.

2.2    You must not use the Services:

(a)    in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful; or

(b)    in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

2.3    You must ensure that all Content complies with the provisions of this Policy.

2.4    The Customer should only use Steel Beam Calculator Limited’s Products if they have enough knowledge to correctly assess the loads supported by members, the reasonableness of the programme output, the overall performance of the structure and the suitability of the proposed design. The Customer should verify results for themselves and all calculations produced by Steel Beam Calculator Limited’s products should be checked independently. The Customer is to ensure that all users of Steel Beam Calculator Limited’s Products are competent.

3.      Unlawful Content

3.1    Content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any person's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action against any person (in each case in any jurisdiction and under any applicable law).

3.2    Content must not:

(a)    be libellous or maliciously false;

(b)    be obscene or indecent;

(c)    infringe any copyright, moral right, database right, trade mark right, design right, right in passing off, or other intellectual property right;

(d)    infringe any right of confidence, right of privacy or right under data protection legislation;

(e)    constitute negligent advice or contain any negligent statement;

(f)    constitute an incitement to commit a crime, instructions for the commission of a crime or the promotion of criminal activity;

(g)    be in contempt of any court, or in breach of any court order;

(h)    constitute a breach of racial or religious hatred or discrimination legislation;

(i)    be blasphemous;

(j)    constitute a breach of official secrets legislation; or

(k)    constitute a breach of any contractual obligation owed to any person.

3.3    You must ensure that Content is not and has never been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.

4.      Factual accuracy

4.1    Content must not be untrue, false, inaccurate or misleading.

4.2    Statements of fact contained in Content and relating to persons (legal or natural) must be true.

5.      Negligent advice

5.1    Content must not consist of or contain any advice, instructions or other information that may be acted upon and could, if acted upon, cause death, illness or personal injury, damage to property, or any other loss or damage.

6.      Marketing and spam

6.1    Content must not constitute or contain spam, and you must not use the Services to store or transmit spam - which for these purposes shall include all unlawful marketing communications and unsolicited commercial communications.

6.2    You must not send any spam or other marketing communications to any person using any email address or other contact details made available through the Services or that you find using the Services.

6.3    You must not use the Services to promote or operate any chain letters, Ponzi schemes, pyramid schemes, matrix programs, "get rich quick" schemes or similar letters, schemes or programs.

7.      Gambling

7.1    You must not use the Services for any purpose relating to gambling, gaming, betting, lotteries, sweepstakes, prize competitions or any gambling-related activity.

8.    Monitoring

8.1  You acknowledge that we may actively monitor the Content and the use of the Services.

9.    Data mining

9.1  You must not conduct any systematic or automated data scraping, data mining, data extraction or data harvesting, or other systematic or automated data collection activity, by means of or in relation to the Services.

10.    Hyperlinks

10.1  You must not link to any material using or by means of the Services that would, if it were made available through the Services, breach the provisions of this Policy.

11.    Harmful software

11.1  The Content must not contain or consist of, and you must not promote or distribute by means of the Services, any viruses, worms, spyware, adware or other harmful or malicious software, programs, routines, applications or technologies.

11.2  The Content must not contain or consist of, and you must not promote or distribute by means of the Services, any software, programs, routines, applications or technologies that will or may have a material negative effect upon the performance of a computer or introduce material security risks to a computer.