Proshareclubs.co.uk Terms & Conditions Of Service
• What information do we collect?
When you register with our Site, we will collect your name, country, company name, company type and job description, e-mail address and phone numbers. We also monitor customer traffic patterns and Site use which enables us to improve the Service we provide.
• What do we do with the information?
We will use the information provided by you to promote a more personal Service. We are required by the Data Protection Act 1984 and 1998 to follow strict procedures to protect customer information.
As some of our computer systems are based outside the European Economic Area ("EEA"), it will be necessary to pass on some of your personal data outside of the EEA. By agreeing to the terms and conditions you accept that such transfers will take place.
We may use this information to tell you about changes to our site and let you know about our Service and those products and services of other companies we work with. If you do not wish to receive this information you may email us at [email protected] and we will remove your account.
We may pass the information we collect about you to other carefully selected companies whose products and services we think may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to do this please notify us at [email protected] specifying your account code and e-mail address.
• What about "cookies"?
"Cookies" are small pieces of information that are stored on your computer's hard drive by your browser. These allow us to store your details and provide features to make your use of the Service easier. Most browsers allow the cookie function to turn off. If you want to know how to do this please look at the help menu on your browser.
Please read the following terms and conditions of service carefully ("Terms"). By accessing ProShareClubs.co.uk (the "Site"), you are indicating your agreement to be bound by these Terms. If you have any questions, please contact [email protected]
1 Description of the Service
1.1 ("Digital Look", "we" or "us") will provide you with access to the Site. Access to the Site is free. Some other services provided by Digital Look may not be free. If this is the case, Digital Look will inform you before you subscribe to the other services that they are not free and make sure that it is clear what the charges are.
1.2 In these Terms Service refers to any services provided by us, including the provision of access to the Site.
2.1 The detail provided by you on registration are important. You must ensure that they are correct and complete.
2.2 You must inform us immediately of any changes to the information that you provided when registering. To inform us of any changes, please log in and change your profile as appropriate.
3 Content of the Site
3.1 Because of the nature of the information displayed on the Site, Digital Look cannot verify whether it is accurate or up to date. If Digital Look becomes aware that any information is inaccurate or out of date it will remove it from the Site or take other appropriate action. Digital Look is not responsible for the content of the Site. It does not warrant, represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any of the information, content, advertisements or third party site and content contained on, distributed through or linked, downloaded or accessed from the Site, nor the quality of any products, information or other materials displayed, purchased or obtained by you as a result of an advertisement or any other information or offer on or in connection with Digital Look.
3.2 The content on the Site is only for your general information and use and is not intended to address your particular requirements.
3.3 The content of the Site does not constitute any form of advice, recommendation or arrangement by Digital Look and is not intended to be relied upon by you in making (or refraining from making) any specific investment or other decisions. Appropriate independent advice should be obtained before making any such decision. You acknowledge and agree that you bear responsibility for your own investment research and investment decisions, and that Digital Look shall not be held liable by you or any others for any decision made or action taken by you or others based upon reliance on or use of information or materials obtained or accessed through use of the Site.
3.4 Investors should be aware that prices may fall as well as rise and that the income derived can go down as well as up. When buying or selling any investment that fluctuates in price or value you may get back less than you invested. Past performance is not necessarily a guide to future performance. Investors should be particularly wary about the accuracy of the comment posted on the investment bulletin boards that Digital Look links to.
3.5 Any arrangements made between you and any third party named on this site are at your sole risk and responsibility.
3.6 Material on this site is protected by copyright, trade marks and other intellectual property and proprietary rights. You may print or download one copy of the content on the site on any single computer for your own personal, non-commercial use, provided you keep intact all and any copyright and proprietary notices. You may not otherwise reproduce, copy of distribute or use for commercial purposes any of the materials or content on the site without written permission from Digital Look Limited.
4 Links to other websites and services
4.1 The Site contains links to other websites which are not under the control of and are not maintained by us. These links are provided for your convenience only and we are not responsible for the contents or security of those sites.
5 Access to our Service
5.1 We make no promise that our Service will be uninterrupted or error free.
5.2 Your access to the Service may be occasionally restricted to allow for repairs, maintenance or the introduction of new facilities or services. Digital Look will attempt to restore the Service as soon as it reasonably can.
5.3 Because of the nature of the Internet, the Site is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. We are not responsible to you if we are unable to provide our Service for any reason beyond our control.
6 Your conduct on our Site
6.1 You must not use the Service in a way which causes or is likely to cause the Service provided by Digital Look to be interrupted, damaged or impaired in any way.
6.2 You understand that you, and not Digital Look, are responsible for all messages received by or sent from your computer to the bulletin boards and you must use the bulletin boards and the Service for lawful purposes only.
6.3 You must not use the bulletin boards or the Service for any of the following:
• for fraudulent purposes or in connection with a criminal offence or other unlawful activity;
• to send, use or reuse any material which is offensive, abusive, indecent, defamatory, obscene or menacing, or in breach of copyright, trademark, confidence, privacy or any other rights;
• to cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety.
6.4 You must immediately notify us if any one brings or threatens to bring a claim or legal proceedings against you relating to your use of the Service. You further agree to immediately stop the act that is the subject of the claim or legal processing. If Digital Look asks you to, you must confirm the details of the claim or the proceedings in writing.
7 Your Liability
7.1 You must compensate Digital Look against any damage suffered by us as a result of any wilful or negligent act by you or any breach of the contract by you.
8 Digital Look's liability
8.1 Our total liability to you (including where we have been negligent) shall be limited to the amount of £1,000 pounds sterling, except where we are unable to limit liability in law. Digital Look is unable to limit its liability by law for death or personal injury.
8.2 We will not be responsible for your loss of profits, wasted expenditure, corruption of data or destruction of data or any other loss which does not directly result from something we have done wrong.
9 Matters beyond Digital Look's reasonable control
We shall not be responsible for any breach of these Terms caused by circumstances beyond our control.
10 Copyright / Trademarks
10.1 All rights in the designs and information in our Site or distributed by us via e-mail, fax, mobile phone, handheld computer or other device are owned by Digital Look or its licensors. You may not copy, reproduce, modify, distribute, republish, display, post or transmit any part of this Site without our permission.
10.2 "ProShare Investment Clubs" is a trademark of Digital Look. Other products and company names mentioned on our Site may be the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
11 Data Protection
11.1 We will respect your personal information and will comply with all applicable UK data protection legislation currently in force.
12 Termination of Service or amendments to the Terms
We reserve the right to alter or withdraw our Service, to refuse our Service to any customer and to change the Service or these Terms at any time by posting notice of the changes on the Site at least 30 days before the change is to take effect. If you use the Site after we have posted notice of the changes you will be bound by the new terms. You should therefore ensure that you read the amended terms. The Terms may also be extended to include other conditions applicable to specific products or services offered by Digital Look from time to time.
You will not transfer or attempt to transfer this contract in whole or in part to any one else.
These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and any disputes will be decided only by the courts of England and Wales.
The Service is owned and operated by Digital Look Limited a company registered in England and Wales (under company number 3678570) whose registered office is at 5th Floor, 10, Lower Thames St, London, EC3R 6AD. If you have any queries, please contact [email protected].