Glam Media Limited
Terms of Use

Revised and posted September 30, 2011

The following terms of use (“Agreement”) govern your use of this Glam Media Limited (“Glam Media”) owned and operated website (the “Site”) and the services (the “Services”) offered on it. Glam Media is registered in Scotland under company number SC270803 and has its registered office at 24 Great King Street, Edinburgh EH3 6QN. Our main trading address is 19-21 Great Portland Street, 2nd Floor, London W1W 8QB. Please read the requirements of this Agreement carefully. Your use of any Services will constitute your agreement to comply with the terms of this Agreement. If you cannot agree to and comply with this Agreement and its requirements, please do not use the Services and exit the Site.

PRIVACY POLICY

In addition to reviewing this Agreement, you should also read our Privacy Policy to better comprehend how we collect and use your personal information. Unless stated otherwise, your use of the Site and its Services constitutes your agreement to its terms and conditions.

CHANGES TO AGREEMENT AND ADDITIONAL RULES OF USAGE

Glam Media reserves the right, at any time and without prior notice, to modify, alter or update this Agreement. The date of the most recent revision will appear on this page. Continued access to the Site and use of the Services by you will constitute your acceptance of any changes or revisions to the Agreement. Glam Media also reserves the right to post, from time to time, additional rules of usage that apply to specific parts of the Site, which may be posted in the relevant parts of the Site, and will be clearly identified. Your continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to comply with these additional rules.

SUSPENSION OR TERMINATION OF YOUR USE

Your failure to follow the requirements of this Agreement may result in suspension or termination of your access to the Services, without notice, in addition to Glam Media’s other remedies. Glam Media further reserves the right to terminate, without notice, any user’s access to or use of the Site for any reason.

TERMINATION

Glam Media reserves the right without notice, at any time and for any reason, to terminate the Site or any portion thereof or any products or Services offered through the Site.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

Glam Media is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Site, and in the design and content features and material published on it, including information and other materials, illustrations, product layout and design, icons, navigational buttons, images, artwork, graphics, photography, text, data, audio sound, software and the like, as well as the selection, assembly and arrangement thereof. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

SITE INFORMATION IS PROVIDED “AS IS”

Site Information is provided “as is” with all faults. You use the Site Information, as authorized herein, at your own risk. Site Information may contain errors, omissions, or typographical errors or may be out of date. Glam Media may change, delete or update any Site Information at any time and without prior notice.

USE OF THE SERVICE BY YOU

You may view and use the Site Information only for your personal information. Except as set forth in this Agreement, the Site does not grant to you any right to use, reproduce, copy, modify, transfer, display, publish, sell, license, create derivative works, publicly perform, or distribute by any means, method or process any Site Information. Your right to use the Site and the Services is personal to you — you may not authorize others to use the Site and the Services, and you are responsible for all use of the Site and the Services by you and by those you allow to use, or provide access to, the Site and the Services. You agree to use the Site and the Services only for lawful purposes and you acknowledge that your failure to do so may subject you to civil and criminal liability. You also acknowledge that if you use the Site in breach of this Agreement your right to use the Site will cease immediately.

NON-COMMERCIAL USE ONLY

The Site is for the personal use of individuals only and may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors. Organizations, companies and/or businesses may not use the Services, the Site Information or the Site for any purpose. You agree not to make unauthorized use of Site Information by publication, re-transmission, distribution, performance, caching, or otherwise, except as permitted by law or as expressly permitted in writing by this Agreement or Glam Media. Illegal and/or unauthorized uses of the Site, including efforts to collect usernames and/or email addresses of users by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email and unauthorized framing of or linking to the Site, will be investigated and appropriate legal action will be taken, including without limitation, civil, criminal and injunctive redress.

ELIGIBILITY TO USE THE SITE AND THE SERVICES

The Site and the Services are not intended for users under the age of 18. To register for any Services offered on the Site, you must be 18 years of age or older. If you are a minor under the age of 18, you may only use the Site if supervised by your parents or guardians.  Further information is provided in Glam Media’s Privacy Policy.

VIRUSES, HACKING AND OTHER OFFENCES

You must not misuse the Site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Site, the server on which the Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Site. You must not attack the Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.

By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. Glam Media will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the Site will cease immediately.

Glam Media will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the Site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

You may use the Site only for lawful purposes. You may not use the Site:

  • In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation.
  • In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.
  • For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way.
  • To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with this Agreement.
  • To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam).
  • To knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.

THIRD PARTY LINKAGES

While the Site contains links to third party sites, these sites may or may not have a business relationship with the Site. Some third party sites linked to the Site may link, to additional sites. You acknowledge that Glam Media has not reviewed and does not endorse the content of third party sites linked to and from the Site and is not responsible for the content, practices or actions of these other sites, including those third party sites that may display Glam Media’s logo or branding and notwithstanding the existence of any business relationship of a third party site with the Site. Your linking through the Site to any site is at your own risk. When you access and use any such third party site, your rights and responsibilities will be governed by the terms of use and policies of that site, and not those of the Site.

If you have a question about whether a particular site is linked to and/or has a business relationship with the Site, or have a general question about Glam Media, please email us at customercare-uk@glam.com for more information. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Glam Media Publisher Network, please sign up.

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify Glam Media and its affiliates, employees, agents, representatives and third party service providers, and to defend and hold each of them harmless, from any and all claims and liabilities (including attorneys’ fees) which may arise from your Content submissions, from your unauthorized use of the Services or Site Information obtained through the Site, or from your breach of this Agreement.

OUR LIABILITY

You acknowledge that you are using the Site and the Services at your own risk. The material displayed on the Site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, Glam Media, other members of Glam Media’s group of companies and third parties connected to Glam Media, hereby expressly exclude:

  • All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
  • Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with Glam Media or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of the Site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including:
    • loss of income or revenue;
    • loss of business;
    • loss of profits or contracts;
    • loss of anticipated savings;
    • loss of data;
    • loss of goodwill;
    • wasted management or office time; and

whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.

This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from Glam Media’s negligence, nor Glam Media’s liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

THE SECURITY OF THE SITE

Glam Media maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards and personnel policies that are designed to guard the Site, our systems and our customers’ personal information. For example, for the security of your online visit to the Site, we may make use of firewall barriers, encryption techniques and/or authentication procedures. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be absolutely secure.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

When you visit the Site or send emails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on the Site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

JURISDICTION AND GOVERNING LAW

The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to the Site although Glam Media retains the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of this Agreement in your country of residence or any other relevant country.

This Agreement and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales.

TRADEMARK NOTICE

The “Glam” logo is a trademark of Glam Media, Inc. the US parent company of Glam Media Limited. Other featured words or symbols, used to identify the source of merchandise or services, may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

Glam Media, Inc.
2000 Sierra Point Parkway
Suite 1000, 10th Floor
Brisbane, CA 94005
USA
 

RSS TERMS OF USE

RSS (“Really Simple Syndication”) service is a means by which the Site offers feeds of story headlines in XML format (“RSS Content”) to visitors to the Site who use RSS aggregators. These Terms of Use govern your use of the RSS service. The use of the RSS service also is subject to the terms and conditions of the Site’s Terms of Use, which govern the use of the Site and its product information and content. Glam Media may change the RSS Terms of Use or the Site Terms of Use at any time without notice.

Use of RSS Feeds:

RSS is a free service offered by the Site to individuals for private, non-commercial use. Any other uses, including, without limitation, the incorporation of advertising into or the placement of advertising associated with or targeted towards the RSS Content, are strictly prohibited. You must use the RSS feeds as provided by Glam Media, and you may not edit or modify the text, content or links supplied by Glam Media.

Link to Content Pages:

The RSS service may be used only with those platforms, from which a functional link is made available that, when accessed, takes the viewer directly to the display of the full article on the Site. You may not display the RSS Content in a manner that does not permit successful linking to, redirection to or delivery of the applicable Site web page. You may not insert any intermediate page, splash page or other content between the RSS link and the applicable Site web page.

Ownership/Attribution:

The Site retains all ownership and other rights in the RSS Content, and any and all Site logos and trademarks used in connection with the RSS Service. You must provide attribution to the Site in connection with your use of the RSS feeds. If you provide this attribution using a graphic, you must use the Site logo that we have incorporated into the RSS feed.

Right to Discontinue Feeds:

The Site reserves the right to discontinue providing any or all of the RSS feeds at any time and to require you to cease displaying, distributing or otherwise using any or all of the RSS feeds for any reason including, without limitation, your violation of any provision of these Terms of Use. The Site assumes no liability for any of your activities in connection with the RSS feeds or for your use of the RSS feeds in connection with your website.

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