PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY. WHETHER YOU USE THIS SITE TO OBTAIN INFORMATION, YOUR USE OF THIS SITE INDICATES THAT YOU AGREE TO, AND WILL COMPLY WITH, THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS SITE.
1. Posting information on this Site or creating a link to other information
1.1 You will use this Site fairly and honestly, giving a balanced and truthful indication of your own personal experience in the immediately preceding 12 months and opinions that you genuinely hold.
1.2 You agree that the opinion you give about any other person, practice, hospital, service, or product (either directly or through the creation of any link) will be an honest and truthful reflection of your own personal experience during the immediately preceding 12 months and will include only opinions that you genuinely hold.
1.3 You agree that you will not post any material to the Site (either directly or through a the creation of a link) about any doctor unless you (or a person for whom you care) consulted or was treated by that doctor during the 12 months immediately preceding the date on which you posted the information, or you have been a colleague of that doctor within that 12 month period.
1.4 You agree that any factual information that you post to this Site (or to which you create any link) about any doctor, practice, hospital or service will, to the best of your knowledge and belief, be accurate and up to date as at the date of your posting.
1.5 You must not post or create a link to any information about any person, practice, service or product with whom or about which you are (or any person for whom you are a carer is) or have been involved in any form of investigation, complaint or litigation.
1.6 You will not use this Site to make any personal attack on anyone.
1.7 You will not post, create any link to, or otherwise make available through this Site, any defamatory, obscene, indecent, lewd, pornographic, violent, abusive, offensive, insulting, threatening, menacing, unlawful or blasphemous message or material.
1.8 You will not post, create any link to, or make available through this Site, any material that:
- is an invasion of privacy;
- is a breach of any data protection principle or legislation;
- is a malicious falsehood or seditious libel;
- is a contempt of court;
- is likely to incite or capable of inciting violence, racial hatred, sadism or cruelty; or
- encourages any unlawful or illegal act or omission.
1.9 You will not post, or create any link to, or make available through this Site, any personal data.
1.10 You will not post, create a link to, or make available through this Site any statement that you know, or have reasonable grounds to believe, is or is likely to be understood as encouragement or other inducement to prepare, instigate or commit acts of terrorism.
1.11 You will not post, create any link to, or make available through this Site, any material that is intentionally false or that is misleading, or that causes annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety to anyone, or that is potentially damaging or harmful.
1.12 You will not impersonate anyone else, whether or not a public figure.
1.13 You will not falsely state or falsely represent that you are connected to, or affiliated with, any individual or entity.
1.14 You will not use this Site to promote or advertise or to engage in any other form of marketing, even if you are acting on behalf of a non-profit-making organisation or a charity.
1.15 You will not post, create any link to or make available through this Site, any material that is protected by copyright, database rights or any other intellectual property rights unless you are the owner of those rights, or you have the permission of that owner to publish that material in that way.
1.16 You will not post, create any link to or otherwise make available any information that is confidential to anyone else.
1.17 You will not use this Site to manipulate the market for any security, or to offer, sell or buy any security or in any way that is in breach of any rule or regulation relating to financial services.
1.18 You will use this Site only for lawful purposes, not knowingly break any law or regulation whilst using this Site and not use this Site in a way that infringes the rights of anyone else.
1.19 You will not use this Site in a way that restricts or inhibits anyone else's use and enjoyment of this Site.
1.20 You will not post or create a link to any file that contains any virus, corrupted data, Trojan horse or anything else that might damage, destroy or render inaccessible any data or files on any computer.
2. Breaches of these Terms
2.1 Cosmetic Surgery Today may monitor any material posted or otherwise made available to this Site, although it is not obliged to do so.
2.2 Cosmetic Surgery Today may, at its discretion, refuse to allow any material to be posted on this Site, or delete, edit, block or permanently remove or disable access to any material posted to this Site, at any time, and without having to have or give any reason. In particular, Cosmetic Surgery Today reserves the right to remove or disable access to, in each case without notice, any material that it decides is, potentially, defamatory an infringement of a third party's copyright, database rights or other intellectual property rights.
2.3 Cosmetic Surgery Today will determine, in its discretion, whether there has been a breach of any of these Terms. If it believes a breach has occurred, Cosmetic Surgery Today may take such action as it think fit. Your failure to comply with these Terms may result in our taking one or more of the following actions:
- an immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of access to this Site;
- an immediate, temporary or permanent removal of any material posted to this Site;
- checking any material before it is allowed to go onto this Site;
- issuing a warning email, informing you why your posting has been refused or edited;
- instigating legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs on an indemnity basis (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting from the breach;
- taking further legal action against you;
- 1disclosing any information (including personal data such as email addresses and IP addresses) to law enforcement authorities or other relevant third parties as Cosmetic Surgery Today thinks appropriate to assist them to identify and locate anyone who may have committed an unlawful or illegal act;
- reporting any doctor who posts a review of him or herself on this Site or who distorts or attempts to distort any comments on this Site, to the General Medical Council for professional misconduct; and
- publishing details on this Site of any doctor who posts a review of him or herself on this Site or who distorts or attempts to distort any comments on this Site.
2.4 Cosmetic Surgery Today reserves the right to suspend any review, information or service at any time without notice.
3.1 This Site is intended to be used only by people who are 18 years of age or older. Any use of, or access to, this Site by anyone who is under 18 is unauthorised, unlicensed and a breach of these Terms. By using this Site, you warrant that you are 18 years of age or older.
4. Personal Data
5. Intellectual Property and Other Rights
5.1 By posting any material (including any text, photographs, graphics, video or audio) to this Site (either directly or by creating a link), you are granting to Cosmetic Surgery Today, free of charge, a non-exclusive licence to use that material in any way it sees fit (including copying, modifying and adapting it, publishing it and granting the rights in Condition 5.3) indefinitely. You waive your moral rights in relation to any review or material that you post to this Site, including your right to be identified as its author.
5.2 You warrant that any material you post to this Site (either directly or by creating a link):
- a) is your own original work;
- b) is not defamatory;
- c) does not infringe any laws in force in the United Kingdom; and that:
- d) you have the right to give permission to use it for the purposes specified above.
5.3 This Site and the material and information on it are protected by copyright, database rights and other intellectual property rights. Provided you comply with Condition 5.5, you may read, print and download the material and information on this Site for your own private use and, provided you comply with Condition 5.6, you may use parts of the information on this Site for the purposes of review, comment and linking to this Site.
5.4 If you wish to copy any of the material or information on this Site to anyone else, please direct them to Cosmetic Surgery Today.
5.5 You may not make any profit from the use of the material or information on this Site, and you may not republish, disseminate, or modify the material and information on this Site in any way or reproduce or transmit any of it, exploit it for any commercial purpose, make any derivative work, or copy it for any purpose except your own use, without first obtaining the written permission of Cosmetic Surgery Today, or the permission of the rights owner.
5.6 You may quote an extract from the contents of this Site for the purposes of review, commentary and linking to this Site provided that the quote is no more than 50 words long and that the review, commentary and link are lawful and, in the case of the link, it is not in breach of these Terms.
5.7 Cosmetic Surgery Today is the trading name of Cosmetic Surgery Today in the UK and other countries. You may not use Cosmetic Surgery Today as part of a trade mark or domain name or in connection with any product or service without first obtaining the written permission of Cosmetic Surgery Today
6. Corrections and Complaints
6.1 Cosmetic Surgery Today wants the information on this Site to be as accurate as possible. If you wish to correct any information given on this Site, please contact us at email@example.com.
6.2 If you wish to object to any material posted to this Site, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will then review the material about which you have complained and decide whether it complies with these Terms. We will inform you of the outcome of our review within a reasonable time after receiving your complaint.
6.3 If you believe that that any material on this Site infringes any copyright or other intellectual property rights that you own or control, please send notification to email@example.com. That notification must include:
- a description or copy of the work that you claim has been infringed;
- evidence that you are the owner of the intellectual property rights in the work or that you are authorised to act on behalf of the owner;
- details of where on the Site the material that you claim is infringing is located;
- a statement that you have a good faith belief that the infringement has not been authorised by the copyright owner or its agent; and
- a statement that the information provided in the notification is accurate and true and that you are the owner of the intellectual property rights in the work that you claim has been infringed, or that you are authorised to act on their behalf.
7. Links to Other Websites
7.1 Any link from this Site to another website is provided solely for convenience. If you use any link to another website, you will leave this Site. We have not reviewed, have no control over, and are not responsible for, the content of any other website or its availability.
7.2 By including a link to another website from this Site, Cosmetic Surgery Today is NOT recommending or endorsing that other website, the organisation that operates it, or its content. Cosmetic Surgery Today does not give any warranty or representation about any other website, the organisation that operates it, or its content. If you decide to access any other website linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk.
8. Limitation of Helix Media Ltd's Liability
8.1 The material posted on the forum is created by members of the public. The opinions expressed are theirs and, except where specifically stated to be the opinion of Cosmetic Surgery Today, are not those of Cosmetic Surgery Today. Nor are they supported, authorised, endorsed, checked or validated by Cosmetic Surgery Today.
8.2 FCosmetic Surgery Today is not responsible as the author, editor or publisher for any of the material posted by members of the public on the forum.
8.3 Cosmetic Surgery Today makes no representation and gives no warranty that any information or content on this Site is accurate, up to date or complete. Subject to Condition 8.9, Cosmetic Surgery Today will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by misleading, inaccurate, out of date or incomplete information or content on this Site and you use the information on this site at your own risk.
8.4 To the extent permitted by law, Cosmetic Surgery Today excludes all warranties, conditions and terms (except those in these Terms) whether or not implied by statute, common law, custom or trade usage, including (without limitation) any warranty or condition relating to satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose, and the use of reasonable care and skill in relation to the material and information on this Site.
8.5 Cosmetic Surgery Today may make changes to the material and information on this Site, at any time, without notice and this Site may be temporarily unavailable from time to time for maintenance and other reasons.
8.6 Subject to Condition 8.9, Cosmetic Surgery Today will not be liable for any loss or damage arising out of or in connection with the use, inability to use, or the results of using any material or information on this Site, whether that loss or damage arises from negligence, breach of contract, or in any other way.
8.7 In any case, but subject to Condition 8.9, Cosmetic Surgery Today will not be liable for any loss of profits, loss of business, loss of contracts, loss of opportunity, loss of savings, loss of goodwill, lost or wasted management time or the lost time of employees, loss of use, loss or spoiling of data, (in each case whether direct or indirect) whether that loss or damage arises from negligence, breach of contract, or in any other way.
8.8 In any case, but subject to Condition 8.9, Cosmetic Surgery Today will not be liable for any indirect loss, even if Cosmetic Surgery Today had been advised of, or knew of, the likelihood of that loss or type of loss arising, whether that loss or damage arises from negligence, breach of contract, or in any other way.
8.9 Nothing in these Terms excludes or limits Cosmetic Surgery Today's liability for death or personal injury arising from its negligence or that of its agents or employees, or for any fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of Cosmetic Surgery Today, or for any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by law.
8.10 Each person who posts any material or information on this Site (either directly or through any creating any link) will indemnify Cosmetic Surgery Today and will keep Cosmetic Surgery Today fully indemnified against all and any claims made by any third party against Cosmetic Surgery Today that arise in connection with any material or information posted by that person, including any and all costs, expenses, losses and liabilities incurred by Cosmetic Surgery Today in connection with defending or settling that claim.
9.1 No delay, neglect or failure on Cosmetic Surgery Today's part in enforcing any of these Terms will be, or be deemed to be, a waiver. Nor will it prejudice any of Cosmetic Surgery Today's rights.
9.2 If any of these Terms is (for any reason) held to be unenforceable, illegal or in some other way invalid, the unenforceable, illegal or invalid provision will not affect the remainder of these Terms and they will continue in full force and effect.
9.3 These Terms are governed by English law and anyone posting any information or material to this Site or using information on this Site agrees to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
9.4 Cosmetic Surgery Today may revise these Terms at any time by updating this page. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then current Terms because they will apply to your use of this Site.