This page explains the rules that we ask you to follow when you’re using kickers.co.uk, so please read them carefully and make sure you’re happy to abide by them before exploring the rest of the site (you may want to make yourself a fresh cup of coffee before you get started…)
Accessing our website
Access to kickers.co.uk is allowed on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend access without notice.
We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our site, or our entire site, to users who have registered with us.
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat it as confidential, and you must not disclose it to anyone else.
When using our site, you must comply with the provisions of our Acceptable Use Policy.
If you register for a Kickers account, Kickers newsletter or enter any Kickers competition, you confirm that you are over the age of 16. If you are under the age of 16 and register for a Kickers account, Kickers newsletter or enter any Kickers competition, you confirm that you have acquired parental consent to do so.
Intellectual property rights
All intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it, belong to Kickers and are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference. You must not modify the paper or digital copies in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Reliance on information posted
Commentary and other materials posted on our site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
Changes to content
We aim to update our site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.
The Internet is by its nature an unreliable medium. Consequently you accept that this website is offered on an ‘as is basis’ and ‘as available basis’.
While Kickers takes all reasonable steps to ensure that kickers.co.uk is properly functioning at all times, we do not guarantee that this website will be un-interrupted, timely, secure or error free, that defects will be corrected or that this website or the server that makes it available are free of software viruses or bugs or other defects.
The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:
- All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity
- Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:
- loss of income or revenue;
- loss of business;
- loss of profits or contracts;
- loss of anticipated savings;
- loss of data;
- loss of goodwill;
- wasted management or office time; and for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.
This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Transactions concluded through our site
Contracts for the supply of goods formed through our site or as a result of visits made by you are governed by our Terms and Conditions of Sale
Uploading material to our site
We are happy to receive from you any ideas, suggestions, graphics, pictures or anything else (the “Material”), , but do please remember that, by sending us your submission you are effectively granted KICKERS (and any of its subsidiaries or associated companies) a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive right and licence to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, play, and exercise all copyright and publicity rights with respect to any such work worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any media now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in the Material.
By submitting your Material to this site, you also warrant that:
- you have the right to make it available to Kickers;
- the Material is not defamatory; and
- the Material does not infringe any law or rights or interests of any third party in any country of the world, in particular that the Material does not, plagiarise, or infringe on the rights of third parties including copyright, trade mark, trade secret, privacy, personal, publicity, or proprietary rights.
You agree to indemnify Kickers against all legal fees, damages and other expenses that may be incurred by Kickers as a result of your breach of the above warranty. You also agree to waive any moral rights in the material for the purposes of its submission to and publication on the website and the other purposes specified above.
This means that all stories, comments, suggestions, ideas, graphics or other information sent to us can be used by us as we see fit. This includes using it for promotional, marketing or any other commercial purpose, whether in advertising, or in developing, manufacturing or marketing products. Under no circumstances are you entitled to any payment if we do use your Material for any purpose. So remember, don’t send us your Material if you don’t want us to use it or the world to know about it.
Viruses, hacking and other offences
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material, which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
Links to our site
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you. Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.
If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please address your request to firstname.lastname@example.org
Links from our site
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. If you decide to access any third party website links, you do so entirely at your own risk. Any questions or comments relating to third party websites should be addressed entirely to the operator of those third party websites.
Jurisdiction and applicable law
The English courts will have (non)-exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our site (although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country).
KICKERS and the KICKERS logos are registered trade marks of and used under licence from Kickers International B.V. www.kickers.co.uk is a registered domain name of Pentland Brands plc.
If you have any concerns about material, which appears, on our site, please contact email@example.com