1. Definitions and Interpretation
“Content” means any and all text, images, audio, video, scripts, code, software, databases and any other form of information capable of being stored on a computer that appears on, or forms part of, My Site;
“User” means a user of My Site;
“User Content” means any content submitted to My Site by Users including, but not limited to, messages; and
“I/Me/My” means Rachel Forcella whose main trading address can be disclosed upon request via www.rachelforcella.com/contact.
3. Access to My Site
3.1 Access to My Site is free of charge.
3.2 It is your responsibility to make any and all arrangements necessary in order to access My Site.
3.3 Access to My Site is provided “as is” and on an “as available” basis. I may alter, suspend or discontinue My Site (or any part of it) at any time and without notice. I will not be liable to you in any way if My Site (or any part of it) is unavailable at any time and for any period.
4. Intellectual Property Rights
4.1 All Content included on My Site and the copyright and other intellectual property rights subsisting in that Content, unless specifically labelled otherwise, belongs to or has been licensed by Me. All Content (including User Content) is protected by applicable United Kingdom and international intellectual property laws and treaties.
4.2 Subject to sub-Clause 4.3 you may not reproduce, copy, distribute, sell, rent, sub-licence, store, or in any other manner re-use Content (free or purchased) from My Site unless given express written permission to do so by Me.
4.3 You may:
4.3.1 Access, view and use My Site in a web browser (including any web browsing capability built into other types of software or app);
4.3.2 Download My Site (or any part of it) for caching;
4.3.3 Print one copy of any page(s) from My Site;
4.3.4 Download extracts from pages on My Site; and
4.3.5 Save pages from My Site for later and/or offline viewing.
4.4 My status as the owner and author of the Content on My Site (or that of identified licensors, as appropriate) must always be acknowledged.
4.5 You may not re-use any Content printed, saved or downloaded from My Site for commercial purposes without first obtaining a licence from Me (or my licensors, as appropriate) to do so. This does not prohibit the normal access, viewing and use of My Site whether by business users or consumers.
5. Refund Policy
Should You decide to make a purchase from My Site then You will enter into a contract with Me. If You make a purchase, then You will be sent a direct download or receive immediate access so there are no refunds. Should You have any questions about Your purchase, please contact me via www.rachelforcella.com/contact/.
6. Links to My Site
6.1 You may link to My Site provided that:
6.1.1 you do so in a fair and legal manner;
6.1.2 you do not do so in a manner that suggests any form of association, endorsement or approval on My part where none exists;
6.1.3 you do not use any logos or trademarks displayed on My Site without My express written permission; and
6.1.4 you do not do so in a way that is calculated to damage My reputation or to take unfair advantage of it.
6.2 You may link to any page of My Site.
6.3 Framing or embedding of My Site on other websites is not permitted without My express written permission. Please contact Me at www.rachelforcella.com/contact/ for further information.
6.4 You may not link to My Site from any other site the main content of which contains material that:
6.4.1 is sexually explicit;
6.4.2 is obscene, deliberately offensive, hateful or otherwise inflammatory;
6.4.3 promotes violence;
6.4.4 promotes or assists in any form of unlawful activity;
6.4.5 discriminates against, or is in any way defamatory of, any person, group or class of persons, race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age;
6.4.6 is intended or is otherwise likely to threaten, harass, annoy, alarm, inconvenience, upset, or embarrass another person;
6.4.7 is calculated or is otherwise likely to deceive another person;
6.4.8 is intended or is otherwise likely to infringe (or to threaten to infringe) another person’s privacy;
6.4.9 misleadingly impersonates any person or otherwise misrepresents the identity or affiliation of a particular person in a way that is calculated to deceive (obvious parodies are not included in this definition provided that they do not fall within any of the other provisions of this sub-Clause 6.4);
6.4.10 implies any form of affiliation with Me where none exists;
6.4.11 infringes, or assists in the infringement of, the intellectual property rights (including, but not limited to, copyright, trademarks and database rights) of any other party; or
6.4.12 is made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party including, but not limited to, contractual duties and duties of confidence.
6.5 The content restrictions in sub-Clause 6.4 do not apply to content submitted to sites by other users provided that the primary purpose of the site accords with the provisions of sub-Clause 6.4. You are not, for example, prohibited from posting links on general-purpose social networking sites merely because another user may post such content. You are, however, prohibited from posting links on websites which focus on or encourage the submission of such content from users.
7. Links to Other Sites
Links to other sites may be included on My Site. Unless expressly stated, these sites are not under My control. I neither assume nor accept responsibility or liability for the content of third-party sites. The inclusion of a link to another site on My Site is for information only and does not imply any endorsement of the sites themselves or of those in control of them.
8. Liability and Disclaimers
8.1 Nothing on My Site constitutes advice on which you should rely. It is provided for information purposes only. Professional or specialist advice should always be sought before taking any action on the basis of any information provided on My Site.
8.2 Insofar as is permitted by law, I make no representation, warranty, or guarantee that My Site will meet your requirements, that it will not infringe the rights of third parties, that it will be compatible with all software and hardware, or that it will be secure.
8.3 I make reasonable efforts to ensure that the Content on My Site is complete, accurate, and up-to-date. I do not, however, make any representations, warranties or guarantees (whether express or implied) that the Content is complete, accurate, or up-to-date.
8.4 To the fullest extent permissible by law, I accept no liability to any User for any loss or damage, whether foreseeable or otherwise, in contract, tort (including negligence), for breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, arising out of or in connection with the use of (or inability to use) My Site or the use of or reliance upon any Content (including User Content) included on My Site.
8.5 If you are a business user, I hereby exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to My Site or Content. I will not be liable for any loss of profits, sales, business or revenue; loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; loss of anticipated savings; business interruption; or for any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
8.6 If you are a consumer user, please note that My Site is intended for business use only, however if, as a result of My failure to exercise reasonable care and skill, any digital content from My Site damages your device or other digital content belonging to you, you may be entitled to certain legal remedies. For more details on consumer rights, please contact your local Citizens Advice Bureau or Trading Standards Office.
8.7 I neither assume nor accept responsibility or liability arising out of any disruption or non-availability of My Site resulting from external causes including, but not limited to, ISP equipment failure, host equipment failure, communications network failure, natural events, acts of war, or legal restrictions and censorship.
9. Viruses, Malware and Security
9.1 I exercise all reasonable skill and care to ensure that My Site is secure and free from viruses and other malware.
9.2 You are responsible for protecting your hardware, software, data and other material from viruses, malware, and other internet security risks.
9.3 You must not deliberately introduce viruses or other malware, or any other material which is malicious or technologically harmful either to or via My Site.
9.4 You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to any part of My Site, the server on which My Site is stored, or any other server, computer, or database connected to My Site.
9.5 You must not attack My Site by means of a denial of service attack, a distributed denial of service attack, or by any other means.
9.6 By breaching the provisions of sub-Clauses 9.3 to 9.5, you may be committing a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. Any and all such breaches will be reported to the relevant law enforcement authorities and I will cooperate fully with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. Your right to use My Site will cease immediately in the event of such a breach.
10. Acceptable Usage Policy
10.1 You may only use My Site in a manner that is lawful and that complies with the provisions of this Clause 10. Specifically:
10.1.1 you must ensure that you comply fully with any and all local, national or international laws and/or regulations;
10.1.2 you must not use My Site in any way, or for any purpose, that is unlawful or fraudulent;
10.1.3 you must not use My Site to knowingly send, upload, or in any other way transmit data that contains any form of virus or other malware, or any other code designed to adversely affect computer hardware, software, or data of any kind; and
10.1.4 you must not use My Site in any way, or for any purpose, that is intended to harm any person or persons in any way.
10.2 When submitting User Content (or communicating in any other way using My Site), you must not submit, communicate or otherwise do anything that:
10.2.1 is sexually explicit;
10.2.2 is obscene, deliberately offensive, hateful or otherwise inflammatory;
10.2.3 promotes violence;
10.2.4 promotes or assists in any form of unlawful activity;
10.2.5 discriminates against, or is in any way defamatory of, any person, group or class of persons, race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
10.2.6 is intended or otherwise likely to threaten, harass, annoy, alarm, inconvenience, upset, or embarrass another person;
10.2.7 is calculated or is otherwise likely to deceive;
10.2.8 is intended or otherwise likely to infringe (or threaten to infringe) another person’s right to privacy or otherwise uses their personal data in a way that you do not have a right to;
10.2.9 misleadingly impersonates any person or otherwise misrepresents your identity or affiliation in a way that is calculated to deceive (obvious parodies are not included within this definition provided that they do not fall within any of the other provisions of this sub-Clause 10.2);
10.2.10 implies any form of affiliation with Me where none exists;
10.2.11 infringes, or assists in the infringement of, the intellectual property rights (including, but not limited to, copyright, patents, trademarks and database rights) of any other party; or
10.2.12 is in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party including, but not limited to, contractual duties and duties of confidence.
10.3.1 suspend, whether temporarily or permanently, your Account and/or your right to access My Site;
10.3.2 remove any User Content submitted by you that violates this Acceptable Usage Policy;
10.3.3 issue you with a written warning;
10.3.4 take legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of any and all relevant costs on an indemnity basis resulting from your breach;
10.3.5 take further legal action against you as appropriate;
10.3.6 disclose such information to law enforcement authorities as required or as I deem reasonably necessary; and/or
10.3.7 any other actions which I deem reasonably appropriate (and lawful).
11. Privacy and Cookies
13. Contacting Me
To contact Me, please use the form on My contact page at www.rachelforcella.com/contact/.
14. Communications from Me
14.2 I will never send you marketing emails of any kind without your express consent. If you do give such consent, you may opt out at any time. Any and all marketing emails sent by Me include an unsubscribe link. If you opt out of receiving emails from Me at any time, it may take up to 14 business days for Me to comply with your request. During that time, you may continue to receive emails from Me.
14.3 For questions or complaints about communications from Me (including, but not limited to marketing emails), please contact Me via www.rachelforcella.com/contact/.
15. Data Protection
15.1 All personal information that I may use will be collected, processed, and held in accordance with the provisions of EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) and your rights under the GDPR.
16. Law and Jurisdiction