TERMS AND CONDITIONS

BACKGROUND:

This agreement applies as between you, the User of this Website and Web Marketing Ace Ltd (“Expert Team”, “Us”, “We”) the owner 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. Definitions and Interpretation
In this Agreement the following terms shall have the following meanings:

“Account”
means collectively the personal information, payment information and credentials used by Users to access Paid Content and / or any communications System on the Website;

“Content”
means any text, graphics, images, audio, video, software, data compilations and any other form of information capable of being stored in a computer that appears on or forms part of this Website;

“Free Content”
means any Content that is accessible without the payment of a Subscription Fee;

“Learning Establishment”
means any provider of education to persons of any age including, but not limited to, schools, colleges, universities and professional / adult education providers;

“ExpertTeam.co”
means Expert Team, a trading name of Web Marketing Ace Ltd, 7-10 Chandos St, London, W1G 9DQ;

“Paid Content”
means Content accessible only upon the creation of an Account and the payment of a Subscription Fee. Specifically, this means the contact details of candidates;

“Service”
means collectively any online facilities, tools, services or information that ExpertTeam.co makes available through the Website either now or in the future;

“Subscription Fee”
means the sum of money paid by Users at monthly or annual intervals to keep their Account active and to enable them to access Paid Content;

“Subscription Period”
means the period for which a subscription has been purchased and may refer to monthly or annual periods accordingly;

“System”
means any online communications infrastructure that Expert Team makes available through the Website either now or in the future. This includes, but is not limited to, web-based email, message boards, live chat facilities and email links;

“User” / “Users”
means any third party that accesses the Website and is not employed by Expert Team and acting in the course of their employment; and

“Website”
means the website that you are currently using (www.ExpertTeam.co) and any sub-domains of this site (e.g. subdomain.ExpertTeam.co) unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.

2. Intellectual Property

2.1 Subject to the exceptions in Clause 5 of these Terms and Conditions, 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 Expert Team, or our affiliates. By continuing to use the Website you acknowledge that such material is protected by applicable United Kingdom and International intellectual property and other laws.

2.2 Material from the Website may be re-used without written permission where any of the exceptions detailed in Chapter III of the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 or those detailed in Clauses 3 and 4 of these Terms and Conditions apply.

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 educational purposes only unless otherwise indicated on the Website or unless given express written permission to do so by Expert Team. 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 Expert Team.

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 Expert Team.

4. Use of Paid Content
4.1 Payment of a Subscription Fee grants you a licence to view and use all Paid Content on the Website for the duration of your subscription. You may use such Content in the following ways:

4.1.1 for personal purposes, in order to contact potential job candidates whom you intend to hire within your business; or

4.2 Commercial use (ie resale) of Paid Content is not permitted under the terms of a normal subscription. Please contact Expert Team for details of commercial level subscriptions and the accompanying Terms and Conditions.

4.3 Employees of Learning Establishments are not permitted to use Paid Content for teaching purposes under the terms of a normal subscription. Please contact Expert Team for details of education level subscriptions and the accompanying Terms and Conditions.

4.4 Under such a licence, you agree that:
4.4.1 you will not use the Paid Content of the Website for commercial purposes (ie reselling) unless given express written permission to do so by Expert Team. As an affiliate of ExpertTeam.co you automatically are authorised to commercially benefit from directing visitors to ExpertTeam.co via your affiliate tracking URL. It is only by sending visitors to ExpertTeam.co that you are authorised to commercially benefit from the Paid Content;

4.4.2 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 Expert Team. Specifically you can create only a short list of potential candidates for potential hire into your own business; and

4.4.3 you will not allow your Paid Content account and/or login access details (eg username and password) to be used by any other person other than yourself and direct employees of your business.

4.4.4 your Paid Content account is purely and only for the purpose of hiring potential candidates into your own business. You are not allowed to use, or allow to be used, your Paid Content account for the purposes of enabling or allowing people outside of your business to view or use the Paid Content and hence contact candidates.

4.4.5 Breaches of this agreement will be pursued to the full extent of the law, including damages and compensation.

5. Use of Done For You service
We offer a ‘Done For You’ service wherein we find, filter, hire, train and maintain your new team member for you. This team member is to be paid by us only and forever. You will not pay this person directly, now or at any time in the future. You will pay us. We will manage, maintain and train, and if necessary, replace for you. We will then pay the team member on your behalf. You accept that you will not hire, employ, contract or in any way use the services of this person directly, without the permission of us, now or at any time in the future.
You accept full liability for information you choose to pass to your team members and that you will only disclose information to them that you are content to do so and that you have followed your own due diligence in doing so.

6. Third Party Intellectual Property

Where expressly indicated, certain Content and the Intellectual Property Rights subsisting therein belongs to other parties. This Content, unless expressly stated to be so, is not covered by any permission granted by Clauses 3 and 4 of these Terms and Conditions to use Content from the Website. Any such Content will be accompanied by a notice providing the contact details of the owner and any separate use policy that may be relevant.

7. Links to Other Websites

This Website may contain links to other sites. Unless expressly stated, these sites are not under the control of Expert Team 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.

8. Links to this Website

Those wishing to place a link to this Website on other sites may do so to the home page of the site www.ExpertTeam.co and also deep linking to the Free Content (i.e. links to specific pages within the site) without prior permission, if and only if the page in question is available publicly without a login access.

9. Use of Communications Facilities

9.1 When given using the Website and / or any other communication system on the Website you should do so in accordance with the following rules:

9.1.1 you must not use obscene or vulgar language;

9.1.2 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;

9.1.3 you must not submit Content that is intended to promote or incite violence;

9.1.4 you must not submit Content that is intended to promote any other business other than ExpertTeam.co or a genuine job offer within your own company;

9.1.5 it is advised that posts on message boards, chat facilities or similar and communications with Expert Team are made using the English language(s) as we may be unable to respond to enquiries submitted in any other languages;

9.1.6 you must not post links to other Websites containing any of the above types of Content;

9.1.7 the means by which you identify yourself must not violate these Terms and Conditions or any applicable laws;

9.1.8 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;

9.1.9 you must not impersonate other people, particularly employees and representatives of Expert Team or our affiliates; and

9.1.10 you must not use our System for unauthorised mass-communication such as “spam” or “junk mail”;

9.2 You acknowledge that Expert Team reserves the right to monitor any and all communications made to us or using our System.

9.3 You acknowledge that Expert Team may retain copies of any and all communications made to us or using our System.

9.4 You acknowledge that any information you send to us through our System or post via the Website may be modified by us in any way and you hereby waive your moral right to be identified as the author of such information. Any restrictions you may wish to place upon our use of such information must be communicated to us in advance and we reserve the right to reject such terms and associated information.

10. Accounts

10.1 In order to access Paid Content on this Website and to use the facilities you are required to create an Account which will contain certain personal details which may vary based upon the type of Account that you choose. By continuing to use this Website you represent and warrant that:

10.1.1 all information you submit is accurate and truthful; and

10.1.2 you will keep this information accurate and up-to-date.

Your creation of an Account is further affirmation of your representation and warranty.

10.2 Sharing of accounts is not permitted unless expressly authorised in writing by Expert Team. 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.

10.3 When choosing your username you are required to adhere to the terms set out above in Clause 9 (‘Use of Communication Facilities’). Any failure to do so could result in the suspension and/or deletion of your Account.

11. Subscriptions

11.1 Subscription charges commence on the date that you activate your subscription. Your credit / debit card will be billed on activation and at the agreed time periods thereafter.

11.2 Your first payment will be at the price advertised on the Website. Expert Team reserves the right to change Subscription Fees from time to time and any such changes may affect your subscription rate:

11.2.1 changes in price will not be reflected in your subscription on the date of the immediately subsequent renewal; and

For further information on subscriptions and pricing, please visit our Subscriptions page www.ExpertTeam.co/order

11.3 If you terminate your subscription or account you will continue to have access to the Paid Content for the remainder of the Subscription Period you are currently in up until the renewal date whereupon access will cease unless you choose to pay the Subscription Fee and reactivate your subscription.

11.4 If you have subscribed in error you must inform Expert Team within 24 hours of subscribing and must not use the Website or its Content during that time. If any use can be traced to your Account, no refund will be provided.

12. Termination

12.1 Either Expert Team or you may terminate your account and (where relevant) your subscription. If Expert Team 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 reasons.

12.2 If Expert Team terminates your account as a result of your breach of these Terms and Conditions you will not be entitled to any refund.

12.3 If Expert Team terminates your account or subscription for any other reason, you will be refunded any remaining balance of your Subscription Fee. Such a refund will be calculated based upon the fee being divided by the number of days in the applicable Subscription Period and multiplied by the number of days remaining until the end of the Subscription Period.

12.4 If Expert Team terminates your account or subscription, you will cease to have access to Paid Content from the date of termination.

12.5 If you terminate your account or subscription, you will continue to have access to Paid Content for the remainder of your subscription period as per sub-Clause 10.3.

13. Privacy

13.1 Use of the Website is also governed by our Privacy Policy which is incorporated into these terms and conditions by this reference. To view the Privacy Policy, please click on the link above.

13.2 The Website places the following cookies onto your computer or device. These cookies are used for the purposes described herein. Full details of the cookies used by the Website and your legal rights with respect to them are included in our Privacy Policy. [By accepting these terms and conditions, you are giving consent to Expert Team to place cookies on your computer or device. Please read the information contained in the Privacy Policy prior to acceptance.

Name of Cookie Name of Provider 1st / 3rd Party Purpose
expertteamlogin Expert Team 1st Login tracking

13.3 If you wish to opt-out of our placing cookies onto your computer or device, please adjust your internet browser’s settings to restrict cookies as detailed in your internet browser’s help menu. You may also wish to delete cookies which have already been placed. For instructions on how to do this, please consult your internet browser’s help menu.

14. Disclaimers

14.1 Expert Team 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.

14.2 Whilst every reasonable endeavour has been made to ensure that all information provided on this Website will be accurate and up to date, Expert Team makes no warranty or representation that this is the case. We make no guarantee of any specific results from the use of our services.

14.3 No part of this Website is intended to constitute advice and the Content of this Website should not be relied upon when making any decisions or taking any action of any kind.

14.4 The information on this Website is not designed with commercial purposes in mind. Expert Team 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.

14.5 Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that all descriptions of services available from Expert Team correspond to the actual services available, Expert Team is not responsible for any variations from these descriptions.

14.6 Whilst Expert Team 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.

15. Availability of the Website and Modifications

15.1 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.

15.2 Expert Team accepts no liability for any disruption or non-availability of the Website resulting from external causes including, but not limited to, ISP equipment failure, host equipment failure, communications network failure, power failure, natural events, acts of war or legal restrictions and censorship.

15.3 Expert Team reserves the right to alter, suspend or discontinue any part (or the whole of) the Website including, but not limited to, the products and/or services available. These Terms and Conditions shall continue to apply to any modified version of the Website unless it is expressly stated otherwise.

16. Limitation of Liability

16.1 Expert Team’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, Expert Team accepts no liability. Users should be aware that they use the Website and its Content and candidates at their own risk.

16.2 ExpertTeam accepts no liability for the candidates. You need to undergo your own due diligence and accept responsibility for your team members.

16.3 Nothing in these terms and conditions excludes or restricts Expert Team’s liability for death or personal injury resulting from any negligence or fraud on the part of Expert Team.

16.4 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.

17. 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.

18. 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.

19. Third Party Rights

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall confer any rights upon any third party. The agreement created by these Terms and Conditions is between you and Expert Team.

20. Communications

20.1 All notices / communications shall be given to us either by post to our Premises (see address above) or by email to support@expertteam.co. Such notice will be deemed received 3 days after posting if sent by first class post, the day of sending if the email is received in full on a business day and on the next business day if the email is sent on a weekend or public holiday.

20.2 Expert Team may from time to time send you information about our products and/or services. If you do not wish to receive such information, please click on the ‘Unsubscribe’ link in any email which you receive from us.

21. Law and Jurisdiction

These terms and conditions and the relationship between you and Expert Team shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the Law of England and Wales and Expert Team and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales.