Community Terms & Conditions
As of 10th February 2012:
Community Terms & Conditions
As of 10th February 2012:
These terms and conditions (the "Terms of Service") govern your access to and use of She Said Beauty's websites and future mobile applications that link to or reference these Terms of Service (collectively, the "Service"). By accessing or using the Service, you are agreeing to these Terms of Service and concluding a legally binding agreement with More Data Limited ("She Said Beauty"). Do not access or use the Service if you are unwilling or unable to be bound by the Terms of Service.
"You" and "your" refer to you, as a user of the Service. A "user" is someone who accesses, browses, crawls, scrapes, or in any way uses the Service. "We", "us", "our" refer to She Said Beauty.
"Content" means text, images, photos, audio, music, video, and all other forms of data or communication. "Your Content" means Content that you submit or transmit to, through, or in connection with the Service, such as videos, commentary, ratings, reviews, invitations, messages, and information that you publicly display or displayed in your account profile. "User Content" means Content that users submit or transmit to, through, or in connection with the Service. "She Said Beauty Content" means Content that we create and make available in connection with the Service. "Third Party Content" means Content that originates from parties other than She Said Beauty or its users, which is made available in connection with the Service. "Site Content" means all of the Content that is made available in connection with the Service, including Your Content, User Content, Third Party Content, and She Said Beauty Content.
2. CHANGES TO THE TERMS OF SERVICE
We may modify the Terms of Service from time to time. You should revisit these Terms of Service on a regular basis, as revised versions will be binding on you. Any such modification will be effective upon our posting of new Terms of Service. You agree that your continued access to or use of the Service after any posted modification to the Terms of Service indicates your acceptance of the modification.
3. USING THE SERVICE
To access or use the Service, you must be 13 years or older and have the requisite power and authority to enter into these Terms of Service. If you are under 18, you may use our site only with the involvement of a parent or guardian. You may not access or use the Service if you are a competitor of ours or if we have previously banned you from the Service or closed your account.
B. PERMISSION TO USE THE SERVICE
We grant you permission to use the Service subject to the restrictions in these Terms of Service. Your use of the Service is at your own risk, including the risk that you might be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent, inaccurate, objectionable, or otherwise inappropriate.
C. SITE AVAILABILITY
The Service or any functions or Content of the site may be modified, updated, interrupted, suspended or discontinued at any time without notice or liability.
D. USER ACCOUNTS
E. COMMUNICATIONS FROM SHE SAID BEAUTY AND OTHER USERS
By creating an account, you agree to receive certain communications in connection with the Service. For example, you might receive comments or questions from other Users. You may also receive our weekly e-mail newsletter about new beauty topics, products, and site updates or other matters that may interest you. You can opt-out of non-essential communications through "My Account".
F. CONNECTING A FACEBOOK ACCOUNT.
She Said Beauty has features that make your profile publicly available, share links to content with other users of She Said Beauty, integrate your activities on She Said Beauty with functionality offered by third party social networking services, including Facebook and Youtube, including to connect your She Said Beauty account to your Facebook account. If you choose to connect to a Facebook account to your She Said Beauty profile, your Facebook user name and Facebook profile photo will become publicly viewable to other users of She Said Beauty. If you connect your She Said Beauty account to a Facebook account, you can choose whether or not to automatically share your activities to Facebook, including whether or not to publish your general activity from on She Said Beauty, to Facebook if you have activated sharing to Facebook. You agree that She Said Beauty is not responsible for content once it is shared to Facebook. If you use She Said Beauty, you must respect other users of She Said Beauty in your interactions with them. She Said Beauty reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to disable your account if it believes that you are violating this principle. Unacceptable behaviour will result in your account being terminated and you being blocked from accessing She Said Beauty. Examples of unacceptable behaviour include, but are not limited to:
- Being offensive, abusive, defamatory, pornographic or obscene; harassing or bullying others;
- spamming other users through the posting on profiles, or using automated means to artificially promote content; and
- using a photo on your profile that infringes the copyright of a third party, or is offensive, abusive, defamatory, pornographic or obscene.
A. RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR CONTENT
You alone are responsible for Your Content, and once published, it cannot always be withdrawn. You assume all risks associated with Your Content, including anyone's reliance on its quality, accuracy, or reliability, or any disclosure by you of information in Your Content that makes you personally identifiable. You represent that you own, or have the necessary permissions to use and authorize the use of Your Content as described herein. You may not imply that Your Content is in any way sponsored or endorsed by She Said Beauty.
You may expose yourself to liability if, for example, Your Content contains material that is false, intentionally misleading, or defamatory; violates any third-party right, including any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right; contains material that is unlawful, including illegal hate speech or pornography; exploits or otherwise harms minors; or violates or advocates the violation of any law or regulation.
B. OUR RIGHT TO USE YOUR CONTENT
We may use Your Content in a number of different ways, including publicly displaying it, reformatting it, incorporating it into advertisements, tagging of products and/or brands on your behalf and other works, creating derivative works from it, promoting it, distributing it, and allowing others to do the same in connection with their own websites and media platforms ("Other Media"). As such, you hereby irrevocably grant us world-wide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sub-licensable, transferable rights to use Your Content for any purpose. You also irrevocably grant the users of the Service and any Other Media the right to access Your Content in connection with their use of the Service and any Other Media. Finally, you irrevocably waive, and cause to be waived, against She Said Beauty and its users any claims and assertions of moral rights or attribution with respect to Your Content. By "use" we mean use, copy, publicly perform or display, distribute, modify, translate, and create derivative works of Your Content.
As between you and She Said Beauty, you own Your Content. We own the She Said Beauty Content, including but not limited to visual interfaces, interactive features, graphics, design, compilation, computer code, products, software, aggregate user review ratings, and all other elements and components of the Service excluding Your Content, User Content and Third Party Content. We also own the copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names, and other intellectual and proprietary rights throughout the world (the "IP Rights") associated with the She Said Beauty Content and the Service, which are protected by copyright, trade dress, patent, trademark laws and all other applicable intellectual and proprietary rights and laws. You may not modify, reproduce, distribute, create derivative works or adaptations of, publicly display or in any way exploit any of the She Said Beauty Content in whole or in part except as expressly authorized by us. Except as expressly and unambiguously provided herein, we do not grant you any express or implied rights, and all rights in and to the Service and the She Said Beauty Content are retained by us.
She Said Beauty and its licensees may publicly display advertisements and other information adjacent to or included with Your Content. Except as you and we may otherwise agree with regard to revenue sharing (e.g. our Affiliate Program), you are not entitled to any compensation for such advertisements. The manner, mode and extent of such advertising are subject to change without specific notice to you.
E. CONTENT FEEDS
We make some of the Site Content (the "Feed Content") available via various feeds (the"Feeds"). You may access and use the Feeds in order to display Feed Content on your personal computer, website, or blog ("Your Site"), provided that (i) your use of the Feeds is for personal, non-commercial purposes only, (ii) your display of the Feed Content links back to the relevant pages on She Said Beauty's websites, and attributes She Said Beauty as the source of the Feed Content, (iii) your use or display of the Feed Content does not suggest that She Said Beauty promotes or endorses any third party causes, ideas, websites, products or services, including Your Site, (iv) you do not redistribute the Feed Content, and (v) your use of the Feeds does not overburden She Said Beauty's systems. She Said Beauty reserves all rights in the Feed Content and may terminate or suspend any or all of the Feeds at any time. Please select "Partnerships" on our contacts page here to inquire about other possible uses of the Feeds.
We reserve the right to remove, screen, edit, or reinstate User Content from time to time at our sole discretion and without notice to you. For example, we may remove a review if we believe it violates any policies. We have no obligation to retain or provide you with copies of Your Content, nor do we guarantee any confidentiality with respect to Your Content.
We are under no obligation to enforce the Terms of Service on your behalf against another user. While we encourage you to let us know if you believe another user has violated the Terms of Service, we reserve the right to investigate and take appropriate action at our sole discretion.
A. YOU AGREE NOT TO, AND WILL NOT ASSIST OR ENABLE OTHERS TO USE THE SERVICE TO:
Violate any of our policies;
Violate any third party's rights, including any breach of confidence, copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right;
Threaten, stalk, harm, or harass others, or promote bigotry or discrimination;
Promote a business or other commercial venture or event outside those pages designated for that purpose, or otherwise use the Service for commercial purposes, except as expressly permitted by She Said Beauty;
Send bulk emails, surveys, or other mass messaging, whether commercial in nature or not; engage in keyword spamming, or otherwise attempt to manipulate the Service's search results or any third party website;
Solicit personal information from minors, or submit or transmit pornography; or
Violate any applicable law.
B. YOU ALSO AGREE NOT TO, AND WILL NOT ASSIST OR ENABLE OTHERS TO:
Violate the Terms of Service;
Modify, adapt, appropriate, reproduce, distribute, translate, create derivative works or adaptations of, publicly display, sell, trade, or in any way exploit the Service or Site Content (other than Your Content), except as expressly authorized by She Said Beauty;
Use any robot, spider, site search/retrieval application, or other automated device, process or means to access, retrieve, scrape, or index any portion of the Service or any Site Content;
Reverse engineer any portion of the Service;
Remove or modify any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notice that appears on any portion of the Service or on any materials printed or copied from the Service;
Record, process, or mine information about other users;
Access, retrieve or index any portion of the Service for purposes of constructing or populating a searchable database of business reviews;
Reformat or frame any portion of the Service;
Take any action that imposes, or may impose, in our sole discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on She Said Beauty's technology infrastructure or otherwise make excessive traffic demands of the Service;
Attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service, user accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Service through hacking, password mining or any other means;
Use the Service or any Site Content to transmit any computer viruses, worms, defects, Trojan horses or other items of a destructive nature (collectively, "Viruses");
Use any device, software or routine that interferes with the proper working of the Service, or otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Service;
Use the Service to violate the security of any computer network, crack passwords or security encryption codes; disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise cause harm to, the Service or Site Content; or
Remove, circumvent, disable, damage or otherwise interfere with any security-related features of the Service, features that prevent or restrict the use or copying of Site Content, or features that enforce limitations on the use of the Service.
6. GUIDELINES AND POLICIES
A. CONTENT GUIDELINES
You represent that you have read, understand and agree to our terms and conditions.
7. SUGGESTIONS AND IMPROVEMENTS
By sending us any ideas, suggestions, documents or proposals ("Feedback"), you agree that (i) your Feedback does not contain the confidential or proprietary information of third parties, (ii) we are under no obligation of confidentiality, express or implied, with respect to the Feedback, (iii) we may have something similar to the Feedback already under consideration or in development, and (iv) you grant us an irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide license to use, modify, publish, display, distribute and sublicense the Feedback.
8. THIRD PARTIES
The Service may include links to other websites or applications (each, a "Third Party Site"). We do not control or endorse any Third Party Site. You agree that we are not responsible for the availability or contents of such Third Party Sites. Your use of Third Party Sites is at your own risk.
Some of the services made available through the Service are provided in connection with third parties and subject to additional terms posted here which are incorporated herein by reference.
You agree to indemnify and hold She Said Beauty, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, any related companies, suppliers, licensors and partners, and the officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives of each of them harmless, including from costs, liabilities and legal fees, from any claim or demand made by any third party due to or arising out of (i) your access to or use of the Service, (ii) your violation of the Terms of Service, or (iii) the infringement by you, or any third party using your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity. She Said Beauty reserves the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify us and you agree to cooperate with our defence of these claims. You agree not to settle any matter without the prior written consent of She Said Beauty. She Said Beauty will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such claim, action or proceeding upon becoming aware of it.
10. DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
PLEASE READ THIS SECTION CAREFULLY SINCE IT LIMITS THE LIABILITY OF SHE SAID BEAUTY AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, AND LICENSORS (COLLECTIVELY, THE "SHE SAID BEAUTY ENTITIES"). EACH OF THE SUBSECTIONS BELOW ONLY APPLIES UP TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW. NOTHING HEREIN IS INTENDED TO LIMIT ANY RIGHTS YOU MAY HAVE WHICH MAY NOT BE LAWFULLY LIMITED.
THE SERVICE AVAILABLE IS MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU ON AN "AS IS" BASIS. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK.
THE SHE SAID BEAUTY ENTITIES MAKE NO CLAIMS OR PROMISES ABOUT THE CONDUCT OF THIRD PARTIES. ACCORDINGLY, THE SHE SAID BEAUTY ENTITIES ARE NOT LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT MIGHT ARISE FROM THEIR ACTIONS, INCLUDING, FOR EXAMPLE, IF ANOTHER USER MISUSES YOUR CONTENT OR IDENTITY, OR IF YOU HAVE A NEGATIVE EXPERIENCE WITH ONE OF THE BUSINESSES LISTED ON THE SERVICE.
THE SHE SAID BEAUTY ENTITIES MAKE NO CLAIMS OR PROMISES ABOUT THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, OR RELIABILITY OF THE BUSINESS LISTINGS, RATINGS, AND REVIEWS, OR THE SAFETY OR SECURITY OF THE SERVICE OR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE THAT IS THE SUBJECT OF INFORMATION ON ITS SITE. ACCORDINGLY, THE SHE SAID BEAUTY ENTITIES ARE NOT LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT MIGHT ARISE FROM YOUR RELIANCE ON THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, OR RELIABILITY OF THE CONTENT, DESCRIPTIONS, STATEMENTS, RATINGS, OR REVIEWS, OR THE SAFETY OR SECURITY OF THE SERVICE.
THE SHE SAID BEAUTY ENTITIES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE RIGHT AND REMEDY IN CASE OF DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SERVICE OR ANY OTHER GRIEVANCE SHALL BE YOUR TERMINATION AND DISCONTINUATION OF ACCESS TO, OR USE OF THE SERVICE.
THE SHE SAID BEAUTY ENTITIES' MAXIMUM AGGREGATE LIABILITY TO YOU FOR LOSSES OR DAMAGES THAT YOU SUFFER IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICE OR THESE TERMS OF SERVICE IS LIMITED TO THE GREATER OF (i) THE AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY YOU TO THE SHE SAID BEAUTY ENTITIES IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICE IN THE 12 MONTHS PRIOR TO THE ACTION GIVING RISE TO LIABILITY, OR (ii) £100.
THE SHE SAID BEAUTY ENTITIES DISCLAIM ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY (i) INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, RELIANCE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, (ii) LOSS OF PROFITS, (iii) BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, (iv) LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO REPUTATION OF SHE SAID BEAUTY OR ANY THIRD PARTY, OR (v) LOSS OF INFORMATION OR DATA.
11. CHOICE OF LAW AND VENUE
British law will govern these Terms, as well as any claim, cause of action or dispute that might arise between you and She Said Beauty (a "Claim"), without regard to conflict of law provisions. FOR ANY CLAIM BROUGHT BY EITHER PARTY, YOU AGREE TO SUBMIT AND CONSENT TO THE PERSONAL AND EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION IN, AND THE EXCLUSIVE VENUE OF, COURTS LOCATED WITHIN THE UNITED KINGDOM.
You may terminate the Terms of Service at any time by closing your account, discontinuing your use of the Service, and providing She Said Beauty with a notice of termination by email. If you close your account, we may continue to display Your Content.
We may close your account, suspend your ability to use certain portions of the Service, and/or ban you altogether from the Service for any or no reason, and without notice or liability of any kind. Any such action could prevent you from accessing your account, the Service, Your Content, Site Content, or any other related information.
In the event of any termination, whether by you or us, Sections 1, 4, 5, 9 - 13 of these Terms of Service will continue in full force and effect, including our right to use Your Content as detailed in Section 4.
13. GENERAL TERMS
We reserve the right to modify, update, or discontinue the Service at our sole discretion, at any time, for any or no reason, and without notice or liability.
We may provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to the Terms of Service by email, regular mail or communications through the Service.
Except as expressly stated herein, nothing herein is intended, nor will be deemed, to confer rights or remedies upon any third party.
The Terms of Service contain the entire agreement between you and us regarding the use of the Service, and supersede any prior agreement between you and us on such subject matter. The parties acknowledge that no reliance is placed on any representation made but not expressly contained in these Terms of Service.
Any failure on She Said Beauty's part to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Service does not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. The failure of either party to exercise in any respect any right provided for herein shall not be deemed a waiver of any further rights hereunder.
If any provision of the Terms of Service is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that the Terms of Service shall otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable.
The Terms of Service are not assignable, transferable or sub-licensable by you except with She Said Beauty's prior written consent, but may be assigned or transferred by us without restriction. Any assignment attempted to be made in violation of the Terms of Service shall be void.
The section titles in the Terms of Service are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.
By becoming a member of this website you agree to be subscribed to its email communications including notification and newsletters that will be sent ongoing, periodically. You are able to control your email settings in your account section of the website, where you can reduce frequency or unsubscribe to all or part of the the communications received.