Terms of Use

Website terms of use

1. Background

These website terms of use together with the documents referred to herein provide the terms of use on which you may use (whether as a guest or a registered user) our Website from time to time, which currently include, but not limited to:

2. Information about us

Our Website is operated by or on behalf of Plan Communications Limited or by one of our subsidiary companies (together we or us or our).

We are registered in the Isle of Man under company number 010273V and our head office is at 2nd Floor, IOMA House, Hope Street, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM1 1AP. Our VAT number is GB 004-1360-38.

3. Accessing Our Website

Access to Our Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on Our Website without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason Our Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to Our Website or some parts of Our Website 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 such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any third party. We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with the provisions of these Website Terms of Use.

When using Our Website, you must comply with the provisions of our Use Policy. You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to Our Website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access Our Website through your Internet connection are aware of these Website Terms of Use, and that they comply with them. We do not warrant or guarantee:

Whilst we make all reasonable attempts to exclude viruses and errors from Our Website, we cannot ensure such exclusion and no liability is accepted for viruses or errors. You are therefore recommended to take all appropriate safeguards before downloading information or images from Our Website.

All information, references and other details contained in Our Website are provided in good faith and believed to be correct, but any user intending to act upon information published on Our Website should not rely on them as statements of fact, but must satisfy themselves otherwise as to the correctness of them.

4. Information services

We may provide certain information services on Our Website that includes, but is not limited to, news and events that can be accessed by users by means of Our Website.

Reliance on any information provided on Our Website by means of our Information Services or otherwise is done so entirely at the user's own risk and we accept no responsibility whatsoever and shall not be liable to the user for any direct or indirect loss, including any loss of profit, reputation, goodwill or business, suffered by the user as a result of reliance on such information or otherwise.

We make no representations or warranties, express or implied, on the quality of the content and streaming speed of our Information Services or its availability on any user device or on Our Website.

We reserve the right to change, vary, suspend, replace, discontinue, withdraw or terminate our Information Services or any content on Our Website at our absolute discretion and without prior notice.

For the avoidance of doubt, our provision of the Information Services shall be considered as part of the website by means of which it is accessed and so all provisions regarding a user's access of Our Website in these Website Terms of Use shall also apply to the provision of the Information Services.

5. Intellectual Property Rights

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights that is contained on Our Website and in the material published thereon and in the Information Services. Those works are protected by copyright laws. All such rights are reserved.

You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from Our Website for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on Our Website.

You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on Our Website must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the materials on Our Website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

If you print off, copy or download any part of Our Website in breach of these Website Terms of Use, your right to use Our Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

Resale of any information that is provided on Our Website is expressly forbidden.

6. Reliance on information posted or provided

Commentary and other materials posted on Our Website or provided by means of the Information Services 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 Website, or by anyone who may be informed of its contents.

7. Our site changes regularly

We aim to update Our Website regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to any or all of Our Website, or close it indefinitely. The material on Our Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.

8. Our Liability

The material displayed on Our Website 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, our suppliers, each party that advertises from time to time on Our Website and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:

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.

9. Information About You and Your Visits to Our Website

We process information about you in accordance with our privacy policy and our cookie policy. By using Our Website, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

10. Transactions Concluded Through Any of Our Websites

10.1 Contracts formed through Our Website or as a result of visits made by you to Our Website for the supply of equipment or the provision of services to you:

  1. by Plan are governed by our terms and conditions of supply, a copy of which can be found at plan.com;

or

  1. by a third party (excluding Plan) are governed by our classified advertisement terms and conditions.
11. Uploading Material to Our Website

Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload material to Our Website, or to make contact with other users of Our Website, you must comply with the content standards set out in our Use Policy.

You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you indemnify us fully and effectively:

Any material that you upload to Our Website will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to Our Website constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.

We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of Our Website. We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on Our Website if, in our opinion, such material does not comply with the content standards set out in our Use Policy.

12. Viruses, Hacking and other offences

You must not misuse Our Website 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 Website, the server on which Our Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to Our Website. You must not attack Our Website 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 UK 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 Website 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 Website or to your downloading of any material posted thereon, or on any website linked thereto.

13. Linking to Our Website

You may link to the home page of Our Website, 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.

None of Our Website shall be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of Our Website 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 Use Policy.

If you wish to make any use of material on Our Website other than that set out above, please address your request to [email protected].

14. Links From Our Website

Where Our Website 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.

These Website Terms of Use do not apply to any third party website that is linked from time to time to Our Website.

You should read the terms and conditions pertaining to such third party Website before using them and direct any questions or comments about the linked website's contents to the relevant website provider.

15. Jurisdiction and Applicable Law

The Isle of Man 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.

These Website Terms of Use and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Isle of Man law.

16.Trademarks

All trading names, brand names, products and service names and titles and copyrights used in Our Website are trademarks, trade names and service marks or copyrights of their respective holders. No permission is given by us for their use by any person other than such holders and such use may constitute an infringement of the holders' rights.

17. Variations

We may revise these Website Terms of Use and the documents referred to herein.

You are expected to review these Website Terms of Use and to the documents referred to herein from time to time in order to consider any changes that we make hereto and thereto, as such changes will be binding on you once you access Our Website.

Some of the provisions contained in these Website Terms of Use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on Our Website.

18. Severance

If any provision of these Website Terms of Use is found to be invalid or unenforceable by a court, then it will be severed from the rest of these Website Terms of Use which shall remain unaffected.

19. Entire Agreement

These Website Terms of Use and the documents and policies referred to herein represent the entire understanding relating to the use of Our Website and supersede all other statements, representations or warranties (whether written, made electronically or orally) that we may have made previously.

Nothing in these Website Terms of Use shall affect the liability of either party in respect of any misrepresentation, warranty or condition that it makes fraudulently.

Any rights not expressly granted in these Website Terms of Use are reserved by us.

Your Concerns

If you have any concerns about material which appears on Our Website, please contact [email protected]. Thank you for visiting Our Website.

Use policy

1. Background

This Use Policy together with our Website Terms of Use provides you with certain information, guide lines and use policies regarding the use of our services and equipment.

Please read the following carefully to understand our use policy.

Any terms not defined in this Use Policy shall take the meaning provided in our Website Terms of Use.

2. Definitions

Any capitalised terms not defined in this Use Policy shall take the meaning provided in our Website Terms of Use.

3. Use Policy

We require that no element of our services or Our Website shall be used by you or any third party:

4. Breach of Use Policy

If we reasonably believe that any use that you may make of our services or Our Website is in breach of this Use Policy, then we shall be entitled to issue a written notice to you requesting that you remedy your breach of this Use Policy within five (5) business days.

If you do not rectify your breach of this Use Policy in accordance with this section 4 of this Use Policy or in our view have not used your best endeavours to rectify your breach of this Use Policy in the five business days following the receipt of our written notice to do so, then we shall be entitled to suspend or terminate the provision of any services to you and block your access to Our Website

Your Concerns

If you have any concerns about material which appears on Our Website, please contact [email protected].

Thank you for visiting Our Website.