Terms & Conditions (User Agreement)
These Terms ("Terms" or "Agreement") relate to your use of the website www.bride2bride.co.uk ("the Site"). Please read them carefully before using the website - if you do not agree to be bound by these Terms, you may not use or access our services. These Terms may be modified or revised at any time, and any such modifications or revisions will become effective when we post an updated version of these Terms on the Site so please review them periodically.
By using the Site in any manner, including but not limited to visiting or browsing the Site, you (the "user" or "you") agree to be bound by this Agreement. This Agreement applies to all users of the Site, including without limitation users who are buyers, sellers, businesses, advertisers, contributors of content, information and other materials or services on the Site.
If you have any particular questions or concerns about these Terms please do contact us to discuss these before continuing to use the Site.
1. Bride2Bride.co.uk as a Venue
Bride2Bride acts as a venue offering sellers and members of the public and other interested parties the facility for users who comply with these terms to buy and sell wedding related items items and share information.
Bride2Bride allows users to contact each other but is not a seller or distributor and never possesses the items offered through the site, does not transfer legal ownership of items from the seller to the buyer, and is not involved in the transaction between buyers and sellers.
The service is dependent upon the accuracy of the information provided by users of the site and accordingly Bride2Bride is unable to accept any liability for loss or harm to you or any other person arising directly or indirectly from any incompleteness or inaccuracy of information provided by you or any third parties or any changes of circumstances that are not notified to us or which Bride2Bride is not authorised to publish. Bride2Bride does not give any warranty or other assurance that the Site meets any particular specification or requirements that you or any third party may have.
Bride2Bride does not pre-screen users or review listings and has no control over the truth or accuracy of the listings, the ability of sellers to sell items or the ability of buyers to pay for items. Sellers sell and buyers buy at their own Risk.
Bride2Bride cannot guarantee the true identity, age, and nationality of a user.
You agree that Bride2Bride is a listing venue and as such is not responsible or liable for any content, for example, data, text, information, usernames, graphics, images, photographs, profiles, audio, video, items, and links posted by you, other users, or outside parties on Bride2Bride. You use the Bride2Bride service at your own risk.
2. Listing and Selling
2a. Listing Description
By listing an item on the Site you warrant that you and all aspects of the item comply with Bride2Bride's Terms. You also warrant that you may legally sell the item. You must accurately describe your item and all terms of sale. Your listings may only include text descriptions, graphics, pictures and other content relevant to the sale of that item. All items must be listed in an appropriate category. Each listing must accurately and completely describe the item/items for sale in that listing. Each unique item must have its own listing
It is your responsibility to ensure your listing works, and enquiries are received correctly. Certain ISP's, anti-spam software or a combination of the two,can identify enquiries as spam and inadvertently block them and we accept no responsibility for such occurences.
All listings are published on the Site for a period of three months. After this period, your listing(s) will expire and will no longer appear on the Site. You will be informed of this expiry by email, along with instructions on how to re-list. Failure to re-list your item following (30) days of the expiry will result in your listing information being permanently deleted from the Site.
We reserve the right at our sole discretion, without prior notice and without liability to you, to refuse or delete content that we believe is inappropriate or in breach of these Terms. We also reserve the right at our discretion to restrict a user's usage of the Site either temporarily or permanently, or refuse a user's registration.
2b. Prohibited Items and Prohibited Activities
You are solely responsible for your conduct and activities on and regarding to Bride2Bride and any and all data, text, information, usernames, graphics, images, photographs, profiles, audio, video, items, and links (together, "Content") that you submit, post, and display on Bride2Bride.
Your Content and your use of Bride2Bride shall not:
- Be false, inaccurate or misleading
- Be fraudulent or involve the sale of illegal, counterfeit or stolen items
- Suggest or encourage any illegal activity
- Be unrelated to weddings
- Infringe upon any third-party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary or intellectual property rights or rights of publicity or privacy
- Violate this Agreement or be in breach of any applicable laws or regulations
- Be defamatory, libelous, unlawfully threatening, unlawfully harassing, impersonate or intimidate any person (including Bride2Bride or other users), or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person, through for example, the use of similar email address, nicknames, or creation of false account(s) or any other method or device
- Be obscene or offensive or contain pornography or be discriminatory (including in relation to sex, race, age, religion, or sexual orientation)
- Contain any computer viruses, macro viruses, trojan horses, worms, or contain/transmit any code of a destructive nature that may damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information
- Use any robot, spider or other automated device or manual process to collect email addresses or other personal information
- Modify, adapt or hack Bride2Bride or modify another website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with Bride2Bride
- Appear to create liability for Bride2Bride or cause Bride2Bride to lose (in whole or in part) the services of Bride2Bride's ISPs or other suppliers
- Link directly or indirectly, reference or contain descriptions of goods or services that are prohibited under these Terms or you do not have the right to link to or include
- Be in any way related to spamming or flooding
- involve the transmission of any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (SPAM)
- involve the transmission of any advertising or promotional material of any form which promotes services or websites which compete with Bride2Bride or damage the reputation of Bride2Bride
- Impose an unreasonable load on our infrastructure or interfere with the proper working of Bride2Bride
- Cause our website to be interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient or such that the effectiveness or functionality of our website is in any way impaired.
3. Fees and Services
Bride2Bride is free for buyers and persons merely browsing the information available on it.
Bride2Bride charges fees when users wish to sell products or advertise services on the Site. Changes to the fees charged for Bride2Bride's services are effective after Bride2Bride posts the changes on the Site. However, Bride2Bride may choose to temporarily change the fees for Bride2Bride's services for promotional events - such changes are effective when Bride2Bride posts the temporary promotional event on the Site. Bride2Bride may, at Bride2Bride's sole discretion, change some or all of Bride2Bride's services at any time. In the event Bride2Bride introduces a new service, the fees for that service are effective at the launch of the service. Fee changes will not affect listings posted prior to the publication of the change but will apply to renewals of expired postings after the date of publication of the change.
Payment of listing or advertising fees is due before your listing or advertisement will be accepted for publication on the Site. You are responsible for paying all fees associated with your use of Bride2Bride. All payments are processed through PayPal and as such Bride2Bride does not process any payments directly. Any VAT or other sales tax chargeable will be added to the amount of the fee notified to you before the payment request is submitted to PayPal.
4. Fees and Termination
If Bride2Bride terminates a listing or your account, if you close your account, or if the payment of your Bride2Bride fees cannot be completed for any reason, you remain obligated to pay Bride2Bride for all unpaid fees.
You agree that you will treat as confidential all information received from another user of the Site that is not made publicly available by that user.
5b. Re-posting Content
By posting Content on Bride2Bride, it is possible for an outside website or a third party to re-post that Content. You agree to hold Bride2Bride harmless for any dispute concerning this use. You agree that you will not, without the relevant content owner's permission, copy or republish or otherwise use in whole or in part another user's content published on Bride2Bride.
5c. Information Control
Bride2Bride does not pre-approve the Content provided by users that is made available on Bride2Bride. If you find any Content to be offensive, harmful, inaccurate, or deceptive then please let Bride2Bride know so that we can review the Content and consider if it should be removed.
There are also risks of dealing with underage persons or people acting under false pretense over which we have no control.
Additionally, there may also be risks of items being lost or damaged in transit or of buyers falsely claiming such occurrences.
By using Bride2Bride, you agree to accept such risks and that Bride2Bride is not responsible for any and all acts or omissions of users on Bride2Bride. Please use caution, common sense, and practice safe buying and selling when using Bride2Bride.
6. Other Resources
Where the Site contains links to other websites, Bride2Bride has neither power nor control over any such website. Bride2Bride is not responsible for the availability of outside websites or resources linked to or referenced on the Site. Bride2Bride does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such websites or resources. You agree that Bride2Bride shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such websites or resources.
7. Resolution of Disputes and Release
Should you have a dispute with one or more users, or an outside party, you release Bride2Bride from any and all claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes. Bride2Bride does not provide a mediation or dispute resolution service and any complaints must be dealt with directly between users.
8. Bride2Bride's Intellectual Property
Bride2Bride, is a registered trademark in the UK (registration number UK00002602487). Bride2Bride's trademark may not be used, including as part of trademarks and/or as part of domain names or email addresses, in connection with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion or otherwise infringe Bride2Bride's rights in its trademark.
Without limiting any other remedies, Bride2Bride may, without notice, and without refunding any fees, delay or immediately remove Content, warn Bride2Bride's users of another user's actions, issue a warning to a user, temporarily suspend a user, temporarily or indefinitely suspend a user's account, terminate a user's account, prohibit access to the Site, and take technical and legal steps to keep a user off the Site and refuse to provide services to a user if any of the following apply:
11. Liability Limit
In no event shall Bride2Bride be liable for any damages whatsoever, whether direct, indirect, indirect, general, special, compensatory, consequential, and/or incidental, arising out of or relating to the conduct of you or anyone else in connection with the use of the Site or reliance placed on the use of it or the contents or information contained in it or any errors or omissions in either the material or the software, whether such errors or omissions result from our negligence or otherwise, Bride2Bride's services, or this agreement, including without limitation, loss of revenues, loss of profits, loss of contracts, loss of business, loss of data, any loss of goodwill or reputation, bodily injury(other than for death or personal injury arising from Bride2Bride's negligence), emotional distress, or any special, incidental or consequential damages.
In the event that Bride2Bride is nonetheless liable to you, Bride2Bride's maximum aggregate liability to you shall not exceed the total of our fees charged to you during the year(s) in which the circumstances giving rise to the claim occured.
NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND IS MADE IN RELATION TO THE CONDITION, SUITABILITY, AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, MERCHANTABILITY AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF MATERIAL AVAILABLE FROM THIS WEBSITE, THE USER'S OWN EQUIPMENT, ANY OTHER SERVICE PROVIDER'S EQUIPMENT OR SERVICES, THE INTERNET, ANY PUBLIC LINES AND/OR OPERATOR NETWORKS.
You agree to indemnify and hold Bride2Bride harmless from all claims, costs, demands and expenses, including reasonable legal fees and VAT, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of this agreement, or any material submitted by you, or the documents it incorporates by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.
13. No Agency
You and Bride2Bride are independent contractors, and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement.
14. Bride2Bride Service
Bride2Bride reserves the right to modify or terminate the Bride2Bride service for any reason, without notice, at any time. Bride2Bride reserves the right to alter these Terms or other Site policies at any time, so please review the policies frequently. If Bride2Bride makes a material change Bride2Bride will notify you by posting the changed Terms on the Site, or by sending you email notification of the change.
Bride2Bride is not a telecommunications provider and connectivity to the Site is dependent upon third party service providers, including the billing/connectivity providers for your devices. Connectivity and service levels cannot therefore be guaranteed, but we will work with our own service providers in an effort to avoid or reduce interruptions to the Site. Bride2Bride may also have to interrupt the service to carry out maintenance or in circumstances beyond our reasonable control, but we will endeavour to keep such interruptions to a minimum.
References in these Terms to "Bride2Bride" or "we" or "us" means Staple Media Ltd with the contact details: 20-22 Wenlock Road, London N1 7GU
These Terms & Conditions were posted on 26 May 2016. We may amend these Terms and Conditions at any time, so please review them periodically.