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Intellectual Property Rights

Responsibility for Your Content:

You alone are responsible for Your Content. You represent that you own, or have the necessary permissions to use and authorise the use of Your Content as described herein. This includes your understanding that you are responsible for obtaining permission from any business or person that you represent in content submitted to this website and that you agree that you have also obtained the express permission of the owners of any images that are submitted. You alone are responsible for any breach of copyright as a result of using images that you do not have agreement from the copyright owner. If you are not sure about the allowed usage permissions of photos or content please do not submit.

You may not imply that Your Content is in any way sponsored or endorsed by us.

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 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.

As such, you hereby irrevocably grant us world-wide, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, assignable, sub licensable, transferable rights to use Your Content for any purpose. Please note that you also irrevocably grant the users of the Site and any Other Media the right to access Your Content in connection with their use of the Site and any Other Media. Finally, you irrevocably waive, and cause to be waived, against us 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 and display, reproduce, distribute, modify, translate, remove, analyse, commercialise, and prepare derivative works of Your Content.

We may make edits to Your Content. Edits might include making changes to (or changing) accompanying photos, changes Your Content title or text.

Your Personal Information:

We may process personal information for certain carefully considered and specific legitimate business purposes that are in our interests and enable us to enhance the services we provide, but which we believe also benefit our customers, which include some or all of the following:

• Where the processing enables us to enhance, modify, personalise or otherwise improve our services/communications for the benefit of our customers
• to identify and prevent fraud
• to enhance the security of our network and information systems
• to better understand how people interact with our websites
• to provide postal and/or email communications which we think will be of legitimate interest to you
• to determine the effectiveness of promotional campaigns and advertising.

Whenever we process data for these purposes we will ensure that we always keep your Personal Data rights in high regard and take account of these rights. You have the right to object to this processing if you wish, and if you wish to do so please send an email stating your wishes to [email protected] Please bear in mind that if you object this may affect our ability to carry out tasks above for your benefit.