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 and related services shall be governed by these Terms and Conditions.
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 including both administrator accounts and user accounts when authorised by the Customer;
"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 and Wales;
"Business Hours" means the hours of 09:00 to 17:00 GMT/BST on a Business Day;
"Change" means any change to the Agreement;
"Charges" means the following amounts:
"Confidential Information" means the Provider Confidential Information and the Customer Confidential Information;
"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 who registers for the Hosted Services via creating an account;
"Customer Client" means the client of the Customer that is added to the Hosted Services;
"Customer Confidential Information" means:
"Customer Data" means all data, works and materials: uploaded to or stored on the Platform by the Customer; uploaded to or stored on the Platform by an Account; 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;
"Customer Systems" means the hardware and software systems of the Customer that interact with, or may reasonably be expected to interact with, the Hosted Services;
"Customisation" means a modification of the Hosted Services that is specific to the Customer, whether made through the development, configuration or integration of software, or otherwise;
"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);
"Effective Date" means the date upon which the Customer completes a Registration;
"Expenses" means the travel, accommodation and subsistence expenses that are reasonably necessary for, and incurred by the Provider exclusively in connection with, the performance of the Provider's obligations under the Agreement;
"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 Stackmash (stackmash.com, beta.stackmash.com, app.stackmash.com and any other subdomains of stackmash.com), as specified in the Hosted Services Specification, 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 an adverse effect on the appearance, operation, functionality or performance of the Hosted Services, but excluding any defect, error or bug caused by or arising as a result of:
"Hosted Services Specification" means the specification for the Platform and Hosted Services set out on the website stackmash.com;
"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;
"Mobile App" means the mobile application known as Stackmash that is made available by the Provider through the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store;
"Notification" means a single alert in which the Hosted Services display to the Customer to show the user activity within their application in the form of a list or feed;
"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, and the computer hardware on which that application, database, system and server software is installed;
"Provider" means Alto Care Systems Ltd T/A Stackmash, a company incorporated in England and Wales (registration number 11486134) having its registered office at Hardwick House, Oldmedow Road, Hardwick Industrial Estate, King's Lynn, United Kingdom, PE30 4JJ;
"Provider Confidential Information" means:
"Registration" means when the Customer enters the relevant information to create their Account and affirmatively agrees to these Terms and Conditions by clicking the “I Agree” button;
"Services" means any services that the Provider provides to the Customer, or has an obligation to provide to the Customer, under these Terms and Conditions;
"Subscription Fee" means the amount that is paid on a subscription basis for a set term and shall automatically renew for additional periods, unless either party gives notice of non-renewal before the end of the relevant subscription term. The amount that is paid is calculated based on the number of Notifications the Customer has added onto the Hosted Services within a given month. If you continue to access or use the Hosted Services past any renewal date, you shall be deemed to have renewed your subscription to the Hosted Services for the corresponding renewal period and shall pay the Charges in connection with such renewal period;
"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, or any other web browser that the Provider agrees in writing shall be supported;
"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, the main body of these Terms and Conditions and the Schedules, including any amendments to that documentation from time to time;
"Third Party Services" means any hosted or cloud services provided by any third party that may transmit data to and/or from the Hosted Services;
"Update" means a hotfix, patch or minor version update to any Platform software; and
"Upgrade" means a major version upgrade of any Platform software.
The Agreement shall come into force upon the Effective Date.
The Agreement shall continue in force indefinitely, subject to termination in accordance with Clause 22.
Unless the parties expressly agree otherwise in writing, each Registration shall create a distinct contract under these Terms and Conditions.
The Provider shall ensure that the Platform will, on the Effective Date, automatically generate an Account for the Customer and provide to the Customer login details for that Account.
The Provider hereby grants to the Customer a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, and fully revocable licence to use the Hosted Services by means of a Supported Web Browser for the internal business purposes of the Customer during the Term.
The licence granted by the Provider to the Customer under Clause 3.2 is subject to the following limitations:
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:
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.
The Provider shall use reasonable endeavours to ensure that the availability of the Hosted Services is at least 95% during each calendar month.
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).
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.
The Customer must not use the Hosted Services:
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.
The Provider will not provide Customisations for the Customer (unless the parties agree otherwise in writing).
All Intellectual Property Rights in the Customisations shall, as between the parties, be the exclusive property of the Provider (unless the parties agree otherwise in writing).
The Provider shall provide the Maintenance Services to the Customer during the Term.
The Provider shall provide the Maintenance Services with reasonable skill and care.
The Customer must pay the Provider the applicable Charges. Failure to do so will give the Provider the right to suspend the Maintenance Services until the Provider has been paid by the Customer under the Agreement.
The Provider shall provide the Support Services to the Customer during the Term.
The Provider shall provide the Support Services with reasonable skill and care.
The Provider shall provide the Support Services in accordance with Schedule 2 (Support SLA).
The Customer must pay the Provider in advance either monthly or annually for the Hosted Services that the Customer uses. Failure to do so will give the Provider the right to suspend the Support Services until the Provider has been paid by the Customer under the Agreement.
Save to the extent that the parties have agreed otherwise in writing, the Customer must provide to the Provider, or procure for the Provider, such:
as are reasonably necessary to enable the Provider to perform its obligations under the Agreement.
The Customer must provide to the Provider, or procure for the Provider, such access to the Customer's computer hardware, software, networks and systems as may be reasonably required by the Provider to enable the Provider to perform its obligations under the Agreement.
The Customer shall ensure that the Customer Systems comply, and continue to comply during the Term, with the requirements of a Supported Web Browser in all respects, subject to any changes agreed in writing by the Provider.
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 warrants to the Provider that the Customer Data when used by the Provider in accordance with the Agreement 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.
The Provider shall create a back-up copy of the Customer Data at least weekly, shall ensure that each such copy is sufficient to enable the Provider to restore the Hosted Services to the state they were in at the time the back-up was taken, and shall retain and securely store each such copy for a minimum period of 30 days.
Within the period of 2 Business Days following receipt of a written request from the Customer, the Provider shall use all reasonable endeavours to restore to the Platform the Customer Data stored in any back-up copy created and stored by the Provider in accordance with Clause 9.3. The Customer acknowledges that this process will overwrite the Customer Data stored on the Platform prior to the restoration.
The Hosted Services are integrated with those Third Party Services identified from the Effective Date. The Provider may integrate any Third Party Services with the Hosted Services at any time.
The Provider may remove, suspend or limit any Third Party Services integration at any time in its sole discretion.
The Customer acknowledges that:
Without prejudice to its other obligations under this Clause 10, the Customer must ensure that it has in place the necessary contractual safeguards to ensure that both:
The Customer hereby consents to the transfer of the Customer Data to the Third Party Services.
The use of some features of the Hosted Services may depend upon the Customer enabling and agreeing to integrations between the Hosted Services and Third Party Services.
The Customer warrants to the Provider that the transfer of Customer Data by the Provider to a provider of Third Party Services in accordance with this Clause 10 will not infringe any person's legal or contractual rights and will not put the Provider in breach of any applicable laws.
Additional Charges may be payable by the Customer to the Provider in respect of a Third Party Services integration.
Save to the extent that the parties expressly agree otherwise in writing and subject to Clause 20.1:
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.
The Customer shall pay the Charges to the Provider in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
All amounts stated in or in relation to these Terms and Conditions are, unless the context requires otherwise, stated exclusive of any applicable value added taxes, which will be added to those amounts and payable by the Customer to the Provider.
The Customer shall reimburse the Provider in respect of any Expenses, providing that the Provider must obtain the prior written authorisation of the Customer before incurring any Expenses.
The Provider must collect and collate evidence of all Expenses, and must retain such evidence during the Term and for a period of 90 days following the end of the Term.
Within 10 Business Days following receipt of a written request from the Customer to do so, the Provider must supply to the Customer such copies of the evidence for the Expenses in the possession or control of the Provider as the Customer may specify in that written request.
The Provider must:
Within 20 Business Days following receipt of a written request, the Provider shall supply to the Customer copies of such of the timesheets referred to in Clause 14.1 and in the Provider's possession or control as the Customer may specify in that written request.
The Provider shall issue invoices for the Charges to the Customer from time to time during the Term.
The Customer must pay the Charges to the Provider within the period of 30 days following the issue of an invoice in accordance with this Clause 15.
The Customer must pay the Charges by debit card, credit card, direct debit or bank transfer (using such payment details as are notified by the Provider to the Customer from time to time).
If the Customer does not pay any amount properly due to the Provider under these Terms and Conditions, the Provider may charge the Customer interest on the overdue amount at the rate of 2% per annum above the Bank of England base rate from time to time (which interest will accrue daily until the date of actual payment and be compounded at the end of each calendar month). The Provider acknowledges and agrees that it shall have no right to claim interest or statutory compensation under the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998, and that its contractual rights under this Clause 15.4 constitute a substantial remedy within the meaning of that Act.
The Provider must:
The Customer must:
Notwithstanding Clauses 22.1 and 22.2, a party's Confidential Information may be disclosed by the other party to that other party's officers, employees, professional advisers, insurers, agents and subcontractors who have a need to access the Confidential Information that is disclosed for the performance of their work with respect to the Agreement and who are bound by a written agreement or professional obligation to protect the confidentiality of the Confidential Information that is disclosed.
No obligations are imposed by this Clause 16 with respect to a party's Confidential Information if that Confidential Information:
The restrictions in this Clause 16 do not apply to the extent that any Confidential Information is required to be disclosed by any law or regulation, by any judicial or governmental order or request, or pursuant to disclosure requirements relating to the listing of the stock of either party on any recognised stock exchange.
Upon the termination of the Agreement, each party must immediately cease to use the other party's Confidential Information.
The provisions of this Clause 16 shall continue in force indefinitely following the termination of the Agreement.
Each party shall comply with the Data Protection Laws with respect to the processing of the Customer Personal Data.
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.
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 3 (Data processing information) and of the types specified in Part 2 of Schedule 3 (Data processing information); and the Provider shall only process the Customer Personal Data for the purposes specified in Part 3 of Schedule 3 (Data processing information).
The Provider shall only process the Customer Personal Data during the Term and for not more than 30 days following the end of the Term, subject to the other provisions of this Clause 17.
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), as set out in these Terms and Conditions or any other document agreed by the parties in writing.
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 on important grounds of public interest.
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.
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, including those measures specified in Part 4 of Schedule 3 (Data processing information).
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. The Provider is hereby authorised by the Customer, as at the Effective Date, to engage those third parties identified in, or falling within the processor categories specified in, Part 5 of Schedule 3 (Data processing information) to process the Customer Personal Data. 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 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 17.
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.
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.
The Provider shall make available to the Customer all information necessary to demonstrate the compliance of the Provider with its obligations under this Clause 17 and the Data Protection Laws.
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.
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 17. 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 17.14.
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.
The Provider warrants to the Customer that:
The Customer understands that the Platform, Mobile App and Hosted Services is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis and the use of the Hosted Services is at the Customers sole risk.
The Provider does NOT warrant to the Customer that:
The Provider warrants to the Customer that the Hosted Services, when used by the Customer in accordance with these Terms and Conditions, will not breach any laws, statutes or regulations applicable under English law.
The Provider warrants to the Customer that the Hosted Services, when used by the Customer in accordance with these Terms and Conditions, will not infringe the Intellectual Property Rights of any person in any jurisdiction and under any applicable law.
If the Provider reasonably determines, or any third party alleges, that the use of the Hosted Services by the Customer in accordance with these Terms and Conditions infringes any person's Intellectual Property Rights, the Provider may at its own cost and expense:
The Customer warrants to the Provider that it has the legal right and authority to enter into the Agreement and to perform its obligations under these Terms and Conditions.
All of the parties' warranties and representations in respect of the subject matter of the Agreement are expressly set out in these Terms and Conditions. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, no other warranties or representations concerning the subject matter of the Agreement will be implied into the Agreement or any related contract.
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.
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.
The Customer acknowledges that the Hosted Services are designed to be compatible only with that software and those systems specified as compatible in the Hosted Services Specification; and the Provider does not warrant or represent that the Hosted Services will be compatible with any other software or systems.
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.
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions will:
The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Clause 20 and elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions:
Neither party shall be liable to the other party in respect of any losses arising out of a Force Majeure Event.
Neither party shall be liable to the other party in respect of any loss of profits or anticipated savings.
Neither party shall be liable to the other party in respect of any loss of revenue or income.
Neither party shall be liable to the other party in respect of any loss of use or production.
Neither party shall be liable to the other party in respect of any loss of business, contracts or opportunities.
Neither party shall be liable to the other party in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software; providing that this Clause 20.8 shall not protect the Provider unless the Provider has fully complied with its obligations under Clause 9.3 and Clause 9.4.
Neither party shall be liable to the other party in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.
The liability of each party to the other party under the Agreement in respect of any event or series of related events shall not exceed the greater of:
The aggregate liability of each party to the other party under the Agreement shall not exceed the greater of:
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.
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 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.
The Provider may terminate the Agreement at any time by giving to the Customer written notice of termination with a 15 Business Day notice period.
The Customer may terminate the Agreement at any time by:
Either party may terminate the Agreement immediately by giving written notice of termination to the other party if:
Either party may terminate the Agreement immediately by giving written notice of termination to the other party if:
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, 3.10, 13.2, 13.3, 14, 15.2, 15.4, 16, 17.1, 17.3, 17.4, 17.5, 17.6, 17.7, 17.8, 17.9, 17.10, 17.11, 17.12, 17.13, 17.14, 17.15, 20, 23, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 and 31.
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.
Within 30 days following the termination of the Agreement for any reason:
without prejudice to the parties' other legal rights.
Any notice given under these Terms and Conditions must be in writing, whether or not described as "written notice" in these Terms and Conditions.
Any notice given by the Customer to the Provider under these Terms and Conditions must be:
using the relevant contact details of the Provider.
Any notice given by the Provider to the Customer under these Terms and Conditions must be:
using the relevant contact details of the Customer.
The addressee and contact details of the Customer may be updated from time to time by a party giving written notice of the update to the other party in accordance with this Clause 24.
A notice will be deemed to have been received at the relevant time set out below or, where such time is not within Business Hours, when Business Hours next begin after the relevant time set out below:
The Customer hereby agrees that the Provider may assign, transfer or otherwise deal with the Provider's contractual rights and obligations under these Terms and Conditions.
The Provider hereby agrees that the Customer may assign, transfer or otherwise deal with the Customer's contractual rights and obligations under these Terms and Conditions.
No breach of any provision of the Agreement will be waived except with the express written consent of the party not in breach.
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.
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.
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.
The Agreement is for the benefit of the parties, and is not intended to benefit or be enforceable by any third party.
The exercise of the parties' rights under the Agreement is not subject to the consent of any third party.
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.
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.
The provisions of this Clause 29 are subject to Clause 20.1.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law.
Any disputes relating to the Agreement shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.
In these Terms and Conditions, a reference to a statute or statutory provision includes a reference to:
The Clause headings do not affect the interpretation of these Terms and Conditions.
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.
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.
This acceptable use policy (the "Policy") sets out the rules governing:
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 Alto Care Systems Ltd T/A Stackmash (and "we" and "our" should be construed accordingly).
By using the Services, you agree to the rules set out in this Policy.
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.
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.
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.
You must not use the Services:
You must ensure that all Content complies with the provisions of this Policy.
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).
Content, and the use of Content by us in any manner licensed or otherwise authorised by you, must not:
You must ensure that Content is not and has never been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.
Content must be appropriate for all persons who have access to or are likely to access the Content in question.
Content must not depict violence in an explicit, graphic or gratuitous manner.
Content must not be pornographic or sexually explicit.
Content must not be untrue, false, inaccurate or misleading.
Statements of fact contained in Content and relating to persons (legal or natural) must be true; and statements of opinion contained in Content and relating to persons (legal or natural) must be reasonable, be honestly held and indicate the basis of the opinion.
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.
Content must be appropriate, civil and tasteful, and accord with generally accepted standards of etiquette and behaviour on the internet.
Content must not be offensive, deceptive, threatening, abusive, harassing, menacing, hateful, discriminatory or inflammatory.
Content must not be liable to cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety.
You must not use the Services to send any hostile communication or any communication intended to insult, including such communications directed at a particular person or group of people.
You must not use the Services for the purpose of deliberately upsetting or offending others.
You must not unnecessarily flood the Services with material relating to a particular subject or subject area, whether alone or in conjunction with others.
You must ensure that Content does not duplicate other content available through the Services.
You must ensure that Content is appropriately categorised.
You should use appropriate and informative titles for all Content.
You must not use the Services for any purpose relating to the marketing, advertising, promotion, sale or supply of any product, service or commercial offering.
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.
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.
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.
You acknowledge that we may actively monitor the Content and the use of the Services.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This Schedule 2 sets out the service levels applicable to the Support Services.
The Provider shall make available to the Customer a helpdesk in accordance with the provisions of this Schedule 2.
The Customer may use the helpdesk for the purposes of requesting and, where applicable, receiving the Support Services; and the Customer must not use the helpdesk for any other purpose.
The Customer shall ensure that all requests for Support Services that it may make from time to time shall be made through the helpdesk.
The Support Services shall be provided remotely, save to the extent that the parties agree otherwise in writing.
If the total hours spent by the personnel of the Provider performing the Support Services during any calendar month exceed 5 hours then:
The Provider shall have no obligation to provide Support Services in respect of any issue caused by:
Categories of Data subject are as follows:
Personal Data stored to the Platform is as follows:
Data is processed to provide the Customer with the Hosted Services
All Personal Data where technically feasible is encrypted within a password protected database, which only accepts connections from whitelisted IP addresses set by the Provider. Access to the database via authorized personnel is logged to the Providers records.