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This agreement applies as between you, the User of this Website and Our Graduates Limited, the owner(s) of this Website. Your agreement to comply with and be bound by these terms and conditions is deemed to occur upon your first use of the Website. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, you should stop using the Website immediately.
1. How we operate
1.1 This site is to be used by students/graduates who are seeking employment within their desired degree field, or any career path they are interested in. Employers can also use the site to search for students/graduates in order to offer them the opportunity for employment.
1.2 Students/graduates agree that you are happy for employers or businesses to view your profile information.
1.3 We allow employers to post up job vacancies and view student/graduate profiles. This offer is available through the use of a paid subscription and free trial subscription.
1.4 All subscriptions and membership terms stated below relate to employers and businesses and not to students/graduates also referred to as "candidates" using the site. Note that "candidates" will never be charged to use the site.
2. Intellectual Property
2.1 All Content included on the Website, unless uploaded by Users, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, logos, icons, images, sound clips, video clips, data compilations, page layout, underlying code and software is the property of Our Graduates Limited. By continuing to use the Website you acknowledge that such material is protected by applicable United Kingdom and International intellectual property and other laws.
3. Use of Free Content
You may print, reproduce, copy, distribute, store or in any other fashion re-use Free Content from the Website for personal or career purposes only unless otherwise indicated on the Website or unless given express written permission to do so by Our Graduates Limited. Specifically you agree that:
3.1 You will not use the Free Content of the Website for commercial purposes unless given express written permission to do so by Our Graduates Limited.
3.2 You will not systematically copy Free Content from the Website with a view to creating or compiling any form of comprehensive collection, compilation, directory or database unless given express written permission to do so by Our Graduates Limited.
4. Use of Paid Content
4.1 Payment from a Subscription Plan grants you access to all Paid Content on the Website for the duration of your subscription. You may use such Content in the following ways:
4.1.1 To view student/graduate profiles
4.1.2 to help secure an advertised job vacancy
4.2 Under such a licence, you agree that:
4.2.1 you will not use the Paid Content of the Website for commercial purposes unless given express written permission to do so by Our Graduates Limited;
4.2.2 you will not systematically copy Paid Content from the Website with a view to creating or compiling any form of comprehensive collection, compilation, directory or database unless given express written permission to do so by Our Graduates Limited.
5. Links to Other Websites
This Website may contain links to other sites. Unless expressly stated, these sites are not under the control of Our Graduates Limited or that of our affiliates. We assume no responsibility for the content of such Websites and disclaim liability for any and all forms of loss or damage arising out of the use of them. The inclusion of a link to another site on this Website does not imply any endorsement of the sites themselves or of those in control of them.
6. Links to this Website
Those wishing to place a link to this Website on other sites may do so without prior permission.
7. Use of Communications Facilities
7.1 When interacting and/or any other System on the Website you should do so in accordance with the following rules:
7.1.1 you must not use obscene or vulgar language;
7.1.2 you must not submit Content that is unlawful or otherwise objectionable. This includes, but is not limited to, Content that is abusive, threatening, harassing, defamatory, ageist, sexist or racist;
7.1.3 you must not submit Content that is intended to promote or incite violence;
7.1.4 it is advised that posts on message boards, chat facilities or similar and communications with Our Graduates Limited are made using the English language(s) as we may be unable to respond to enquiries submitted in any other languages;
7.1.5 you must not post links to other Websites containing any of the above types of Content;
7.1.6 the means by which you identify yourself must not violate these Terms and Conditions or any applicable laws;
7.1.7 you must not engage in any form of commercial advertising. This does not prohibit references to businesses for non-promotional purposes including references where advertising may be incidental;
7.1.8 you must not impersonate other people, particularly employees and representatives of Our Graduates Limited or our affiliates; and
7.1.9 you must not use our System for unauthorised mass-communication such as "spam" or "junk mail";
7.2 You acknowledge that Our Graduates Limited reserves the right to monitor any and all communications made to us or using our System.
7.3 You acknowledge that Our Graduates Limited may retain copies of any and all communications made to us or using our System.
8.1 Any graduate/student using the Website will always be given free access to the website and its full services. Only Employers will be required to subscribe with the given membership options. In order to access Paid Content on this Website and to use its full facilities you are required to select one of the membership plans which may vary depending on the plan you choose.
By continuing to use this Website you represent and warrant that:
8.1.1 all information you submit is accurate and truthful; and
8.1.2 you will keep this information accurate and up-to-date.
Your creation of an Account is further affirmation of your representation and warranty.
8.2 Sharing of accounts is not permitted. You are required to keep your Account details confidential and must not reveal your username and password to anyone. If you use a shared computer, it is recommended that you do not save your Account details in your internet browser.
8.3 For employers this may vary as more than one person in the organisation might have access to the company account. However, account details should be stored safely.
8.4 When choosing your username you are required to adhere to the terms set out above in Clause 8. Any failure to do so could result in the suspension and/or deletion of your Account.
9.1 Subscription charges commence on the date that you activate your subscription. Your credit/debit card will be billed on activation and you will experience full access of the Website until your membership plan runs out.
9.2 A free 1 month trial is available with full access of our complete services. Once this trial comes to an end you will have the option to select from our chargeable membership packages. You will not be able to purchase a free trial more than once.
9.3 You may contact us to have your subscription renewal cancelled at any time. You will be still be able to access all content of the site until your subscription time has expired, however this may vary with each scenario.
9.6 You can cancel your subscription yourself on your profile providing you subscribed in error. However, this is valid only if you have not made payment. If you have made payment before you have manually cancelled you will not be liable for a refund.
9.7 If you have subscribed in error you must inform Our Graduates Limited within 24 hours of subscribing and must not use the Website or its Content during that time.
10.1 Either Our Graduates Limited or you may cancel a subscription. If Our Graduates Limited terminates your Account or subscription, you will be notified by email and an explanation for the termination will be provided. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right to terminate without giving any reasons.
10.2 If Our Graduates Limited terminates your account as a result of your breach of these Terms and Conditions you will not be entitled to any refund.
10.3 If Our Graduates Limited terminates your account or subscription for any other reason, you will not be refunded any remaining balance of your Subscription Fee.
10.4 If Our Graduates Limited terminates your account you will cease to have access to Paid Content from the date of termination.
10.5 If you terminate your account you will no longer have access to paid content of the website. This will take immediate effect.
12.1 Our Graduates Limited makes no warranty or representation that the Website will meet your requirements, that it will be of satisfactory quality, that it will be fit for a particular purpose, that it will not infringe the rights of third parties, that it will be compatible with all systems, or that it will be secure.
12.2 Whilst every reasonable endeavour has been made to ensure that all information provided on this Website will be accurate and up to date, Our Graduates Limited makes no warranty or representation that this is the case. We make no guarantee of any specific results from the use of our services.
12.3 No part of this Website is intended to constitute advice. The Content of this Website is intended to provide employers with a range of students/graduates who can fill in a job role successfully.
12.4 Our Graduates Limited makes no representation or warranty that this Content is suitable for use in commercial situations or that it constitutes accurate data and/or advice on which business decisions can be based.
12.5 Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that all descriptions of services available from Our Graduates Limited correspond to the actual services available, Our Graduates Limited is not responsible for any variations from these descriptions.
12.6 Whilst Our Graduates Limited uses reasonable endeavours to ensure that the Website is secure and free of errors, viruses and other malware, all Users are advised to take responsibility for their own security, that of their personal details and their computers.
13. Availability of the Website and Modifications
13.1 The Service is provided "as is" and on an "as available" basis. We give no warranty that the Service will be free of defects and/or faults. To the maximum extent permitted by the law we provide no warranties (express or implied) of fitness for a particular purpose, accuracy of information, compatibility and satisfactory quality.
13.2 Our Graduates Limited accepts no liability for any disruption or non-availability of the Website resulting from external causes including, but not limited to, equipment failure, host equipment failure, communications network failure, power failure, natural events, acts of war or legal restrictions and censorship.
13.3 Our Graduates Limited reserves the right to alter, suspend or discontinue any part (or the whole of) the Website including, but not limited to, the services available. These Terms and Conditions shall continue to apply to any modified version of the Website unless it is expressly stated otherwise.
14. Limitation of Liability
14.1 Our Graduates Limited's liability for any direct or indirect loss or damage, foreseeable or otherwise, including any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising out of our breach of these Terms and Conditions shall be limited to the value of a User's current subscription. For all other direct or indirect loss or damage, foreseeable or otherwise, including any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of the Website or any information contained therein, to the maximum extent permitted by law, Our Graduates Limited accepts no liability. Users should be aware that they use the Website and its Content at their own risk.
14.2 Nothing in these terms and conditions excludes or restricts Our Graduates Limited's liability for death or personal injury resulting from any negligence or fraud on the part of Our Graduates Limited.
14.3 Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that these terms and conditions adhere strictly with the relevant provisions of the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977, in the event that any of these terms are found to be unlawful, invalid or otherwise unenforceable, that term is to be deemed severed from these terms and conditions and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining terms and conditions. This term shall apply only within jurisdictions where a particular term is illegal.
15. No Waiver
In the event that any party to these Terms and Conditions fails to exercise any right or remedy contained herein, this shall not be construed as a waiver of that right or remedy.
16. Previous Terms and Conditions
In the event of any conflict between these Terms and Conditions and any prior versions thereof, the provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall prevail unless it is expressly stated otherwise.
17.2 Our Graduates Limited may from time to time send you information about our new services. If you do not wish to receive such information, please click on the unsubscribe link when seen.
18. Law and Jurisdiction
These terms and conditions and the relationship between you and Our Graduates Limited shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the Law of England and Wales and Our Graduates Limited and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales.