Website Terms and Conditions
Welcome to the Arts Marketing Association website
In these Terms and Conditions, references to “AMA”, “us” or “our(s)” are references to the Arts Marketing Association. The company details of the AMA can be found at the end of these Terms and Conditions.
References to “you” or “your” are references to you, the user of the Website.
References to “the Website” are references to the Website at http://www.a-m-a.co.uk.
References to “User Content” are references to any user generated content posted, attached or added to the Website including but not limited to any commentary, emails, information, screenshots, photographs, pictures, videos, text, artwork and any user-generated material posted to the AMA blog .
References to “AMA blog” are references to the blog accessible through the Website called the AMA Blog.
References to “Intellectual Property Rights” are references to any copyright, trade marks, design rights or other intellectual property rights existing from time to time.
Your use of the Website constitutes acceptance of the following Terms and Conditions.
The AMA reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions without notice. It is your responsibility to check these Terms and Conditions regularly. Your continued use of this Website after amendments are made means you accept the Terms and Conditions as updated.
Except as permitted in these Terms and Conditions, you may not alter the Website in any way or do anything that might or will damage or disrupt the good working order of the Website or our equipment or software.
No contract will exist between you and the AMA for the purchase of any product or service through the Website, until you have received written confirmation from the AMA (by e-mail, post or fax).
The AMA does not hold any credit / debit card data. All credit / debit card sales made online are passed through www.WorldPay.com to enable maximum security of your details. All transactions are encrypted using 128 bit Secure Socket Layer (SSL) architecture (dependent on browser support), and are signed using Thawte digital certificates.
You will need to agree to separate sale terms and conditions before you make any purchase of products or services through the Website.
Your information, usernames and passwords
You agree to only provide current, complete and accurate information to AMA when you use the Website (including if you sign up as a member or contribute User Content to the Website).
You agree to keep secret any password you use in relation to the Website and not let any other person or organisation use it. You agree to notify us immediately of any suspected misuse of your password and/or username.
Copyright – main Website
All proprietary rights and Intellectual Property Rights in the Website, including all design, text and graphics, as well as the underlying source code and any User Content (BUT not including any AMA blog user-generated content), is owned by AMA or third parties.
AMA permits you to copy and to print in hard copy sections of this Website but only to the extent that is necessary for the purpose of placing an order with the AMA and/or using the site as a personal professional development resource. If AMA contacts you and requests you stop using any sections of the Website for any reason(s), you agree to do so immediately.
Except as permitted by these Terms and Conditions, other use of materials on this Website, including reproduction for purposes other than those noted above, modification, distribution, or republication of User Content is strictly prohibited, without the prior written permission of AMA.
Copyright – AMA blog
All proprietary rights and Intellectual Property Rights in the AMA blog section of the Website, including all design, text and graphics, links to or widgets from third party websites, as well as the underlying source code (BUT not including user-generated content), are owned by AMA or third parties.
You agree that any content you post or contribute to the AMA blog is provided under the terms of the Creative Commons Non-Commercial – NoDerivs attribution and no derivative licence (UK) licence at: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.0/uk/legalcode (as updated from time to time).
Opinions expressed on the AMA blog are those of the respective user. These views do not represent those of the AMA, its management or employees.You agree to comply at all times with the Network Rules when providing User Content to the AMA blog. The AMA blog does not allow the addition of anonymous comments. Each user posting to the AMA blog understands that his/her user-generated content can be traced to his/her specific user account containing his/her contact details.
This Website contains the AMA blog, and networking services with a searchable member list (BuddyPress) designed to enable members to communicate with each other.
If you set up a user profile, or upload any User Content to the Site, or otherwise use the Website, you agree to accept the following network rules at all times:
(a) You must not post or upload any User Content or use the Website in a way that breaches any law.
(b) You must not post or upload any User Content or use the Website in a way that is offensive, discriminatory, threatening, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, harassing, false, misleading or unreliable, or that brings or is likely to bring the Website or the AMA into disrepute.
(c) You agree to not contribute User Content that will infringe another user’s, organisation’s or person’s rights (including rights of privacy or publicity).
(d) The AMA moderates no User Content posted to the Website. The AMA accepts no responsibility for any User Content, but reserves the right to remove/edit any User Content at any time.
(e) You are wholly responsible for all User Content posted by you on the Website, including private messages sent or posted in groups in BuddyPress, and for materials (including but not limited to emails) sent by you in connection to the Website.
(f) Please let us know immediately by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org if any of these rules are broken by you or other users, or if you have any concerns about material posted to the Website.
(g) Using your access to the Website to send unsolicited bulk email or spam, or sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, is forbidden, unless the Website or AMA gives you permission to do so.
(h) We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your membership and/or access to the Website immediately at any time.
(i) We reserve the right to edit, or require you to edit, User Content posted to the Website at any time.
(k) If your use of the Website, uploading of User Content or breach of these Terms and Conditions creates losses for AMA, you will compensate AMA for all its losses (including direct and indirect losses, and all costs and damages).
(l) If your access to the Website is terminated or suspended for any reason, you must not access the Website or join to become a member of AMA without our prior written consent.
User content and links to third parties
This Website, including the AMA blog , provides contact details of third parties and links to other websites or resources. The AMA does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources.