PLEASE READ THROUGH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING OUR WEBSITE

These Terms and Conditions (together with the documents referred to in them) tell you the rules for using this website (our site).

1 Who we are and how to contact us

1.1 Our site is a site operated by UniNote Ltd. (“we” or “us”). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 10858564 and have our registered office at The Park Olney Road, Weston Underwood, Olney, United Kingdom, MK46 5JZ.

1.2 We are a limited company.

1.3 To contact us, please email info@uninote.co.uk.

2 By using our site you accept these terms

2.1 Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use our site, as by using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them.

2.2 If you do not agree to these terms of use, you must not use our site.

2.3 We recommend that you print a copy of this for future reference.

3 There are other terms that may apply to you

3.1 These terms of use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our site:

3.1.1 Our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

3.1.2 Our Cookie Policy, which sets out information about the cookies on our site.

4 How we use your personal information

We only use your personal information in accordance with our Privacy and Cookie Policy. Please take the time to read our Privacy and Cookie Policy, as it includes important terms which apply to you.

5 We may make changes to these terms

We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.

6 We may make changes to our site

We may update and change our site from time to time to reflect changes to our services, our users’ needs and our business priorities. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any major changes.

7 We may suspend or withdraw our site

7.1 Some of our site is available free of charge but certain areas of our website may only be accessed if you pay for them. Please see our subscription plan terms.

7.2 We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

7.3 You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site.

7.4 You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

8 Our site

8.1 Our site is directed to people residing in the United Kingdom. We do not represent that content available on or through our site is appropriate or available in other locations. We may limit the availability of our site or any service described on our site to any person or geographic area at any time. If you choose to access our site from outside the United Kingdom, you do so at your own risk.

8.2 The descriptions and images on our site are for illustrative purposes only. Although we have made every effort to ensure the descriptions and images on the site accurately reflect the Facilities these do not form part of the Contract and the Facilities may vary slightly from those images and descriptions.

9 You must keep your account details safe

9.1 If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.

9.2 We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

9.3 If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at info@uninote.co.uk.

10 Subscription plans

Subscribing to our site

10.1 Our site will guide you through the steps you need to take to make a register with us and subscribe to one of our subscription plans. Please take the time to read and check your subscription at each page of the process.

10.2 After you subscribe, you will receive an email from us acknowledging that we have received your subscription. However, please note that this does not mean that your subscription has been accepted. Your subscription will be accepted by us when we:

10.2.1 send you an email confirming acceptance of your subscription;

10.2.2 you are able to login and start receiving our services;

whichever happens earlier, at which point the contract between you and us will be formed.

Price of the subscription plan

10.3 Our fee. To use our service you shall sign up to one of our subscription plans as

detailed below:

10.3.1 Uploader (free), uploader members will be able to upload documents with the chance of gaining rewards for free.

10.3.2 Sharer (£59.88 for a 12 month subscription), sharer members can access all the content on the website and upload documents with the chance of gaining rewards.

Paying for your plan

10.4 When you will pay. You will pay for your subscription plan yearly. Your first payment will be made when you sign up. Payment is due on the same date each year, so if you sign up on the 15th of November, payment will be due on the 15th of November for all following years. We will confirm your payment date either during the sign up process or by email.

10.5 How you must pay. We accept payment with Visa, MasterCard and American Express. Where you have chosen a plan that requires monthly payments you shall ensure that your payment method allows for automated monthly payments.

Renewing your subscription

10.6 If your subscription period expires it will renew automatically.

Your right to cancel if you are a consumer

10.7 When you can cancel. You may cancel your subscription at any point from the day you sign up for the relevant subscription. Once you cancel your subscription will not be renewed the next year. However, any previous payments will not be refunded. 

10.8 Summary of your legal rights. We are under a legal duty to supply products that are in conformity with this contract. If you have a problem with your subscription, let us know using the contact us page.

Our rights to end the contract

10.9 We may end the contract if you break it. We may end the contract for a product at any time by writing to you if you do not make any payment to us when it is due and you still do not make payment within 14 days of us reminding you that payment is due.

10.10 You must compensate us if you break the contract. If we end the contract in the situation set out in clause 10.9 we will refund any money you have paid in advance for products we have not provided but we may deduct or charge you reasonable compensation for the net costs we will incur as a result of your breaking the contract.

10.11 We may withdraw the subscription. We may write to you to let you know that we are going to stop providing the subscription. We will let you know at least 14 days in advance of our stopping the supply of the subscription and will refund any sums you have paid in advance for products which will not be provided.

11 How you may use material on our site

11.1 We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights (including database rights) in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

11.2 Database rights and all other applicable copyright and intellectual property rights in our database belong to us. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any rights in our database or its content and that your retention and use of the database and its content is governed by these terms and conditions.

11.3 ALL MATERIAL ON OUR SITE IS LIMITED FOR YOUR PERSONAL USE ONLY. You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our site. You must not share the material downloaded with any third party and in particular you must not send any notes or extract to third parties, upload the notes to any other website including any social media sites, nor resell the notes.

11.4 You may:

11.4.1 use, search, view or download material from our site.

11.4.2 use the material for the sole purpose of revision.

11.5 You may not:

11.5.1 supply, sell or license material from our site, or a copy of it, to any other person, including friends or classmates.

11.5.2 download, search or view our site through any automated (e.g. scraping) process.

11.6 You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

11.7 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.

11.8 You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

11.9 If you print off, copy or download any part of our site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

12 Do not rely on information on this site

12.1 The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site.

12.2 Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

12.3 All material uploaded to our site has been produced by third parties and not us. It is not reviewed or checked by us but is checked by our carefully selected course managers. We make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up-to-date. Users should carry out their own checks to verify whether the notes are accurate, complete and up to date.

12.4 The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.

13 User-generated content is not approved by us

13.1 This website may include information and materials uploaded by other users of the site, including to bulletin boards and chat rooms. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.

13.2 If you wish to complain about information, materials and contributions uploaded by other users please contact us on our contact us page.

14 Uploader specific terms

Process for uploading content to our site

14.1 As an uploader you will submit any content that you wish to be uploaded to our site through the note upload area on the site. By submitting your content to us, you consent for the content to be viewed and verified by our quality control team.

14.2 The content will be checked against our quality standards and our content standards.

14.2.1 If the content is approved by our quality control team, your notes will be published on the site and may count towards the available monthly rewards.

14.2.2 If the content does not meet with our standards, we will let you know. If you choose to review and amend your material you may resubmit it to us. If on resubmission the content is approved by our quality control team, your notes will be published on the site and may count towards the available monthly rewards.

14.2.3 If the content does not meet with our standards we reserve the right to not publish the content to the website.

14.2.4 We are under no obligation to accept your content or accept any offer from you to sell the content to us.

Rewards for the content

14.3 We will provide you with rewards in the form of e-gift cards for uploading content to our website only if; they are published to our site, meet the requirements set out on the monthly rewards page and you inform us that you have reached a reward milestone.

Distribution of rewards

14.4 We will distribute the chosen e-gift card rewards via email within 14 days of reviewing your request for the reward specified.

15 Rules about uploading content to our site

15.1 Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to our site, or to make contact with other users of our site, you must comply with the content standards.

15.2 You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. This means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.

15.3 You warrant that you are the sole owner of all intellectual property rights in the content you have uploaded to our site and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. This means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.

15.4 Any content you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non- proprietary. You retain all of your ownership rights in your content, but you are required to grant us and other users of our site, a limited licence to use, store and copy that content and to distribute and make it available to third parties. The rights you license to us are described in Rights you licence.

15.5 We are under no obligation to display your content on our site at any time.

15.6 Where you have, or are alleged to have breached a third party’s intellectual property rights we may remove the content immediately from our site.

15.7 We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.

15.8 We have the right to remove any posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards.

15.9 You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your content.

16 Rights you are giving us to use material you upload

16.1 When you upload or post content to our site, you grant to us a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable licence to:

16.1.1 use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and display, any content you upload or post to our site for our purposes;

16.1.2 other users of our site, our partners or advertisers to use the content for their purposes or in accordance with the functionality of our site.

17 Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered by you

17.1 Whether you are a consumer or a business user we do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

17.1 If you are a business user:

17.1.1 We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our site or any content on it.

17.1.2 We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

17.1.2.1 use of, or inability to use, our site; or

17.1.2.2 use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.

17.1.3 In particular, we will not be liable for:

17.1.3.1 loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;

17.1.3.2 business interruption;

17.1.3.3 loss of anticipated savings;

17.1.3.4 loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or

17.1.3.5 any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

17.2 If you are a consumer user:

17.2.1 Please note that we only provide our site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.

17.3 If defective digital content that we have supplied, damages a device or digital content belonging to you and this is caused by our failure to use reasonable care and skill, we will either repair the damage or pay you compensation.

18 We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them

18.1 We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

18.2 You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.

18.3 You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our 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. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will cooperate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

19 Rules about linking to our site

19.1 You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.

19.2 You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

19.3 You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.

19.4 Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the homepage.

19.5 We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

19.6 The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards.

19.7 If you wish to make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact info@uninote.co.uk.

20 We are not responsible for websites we link to

20.1 Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.

20.2 We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.

21 We may transfer this agreement to someone else

We may transfer our rights and obligations under these terms to another organisation. We will contact you to let you know if we plan to do this. If you are unhappy with the transfer you may contact us to end the contract within 30 days of us telling you about it and we will refund you any payments you have made in advance for products not provided.

22 You need our consent to transfer your rights to someone else

You may only transfer your rights or your obligations under these terms to another person if we agree to this in writing.

23 Nobody else has any rights under this contract

Our contract with you is between you and us. No other person shall have any rights to enforce any of its terms.

24 If a court finds part of this contract illegal, the rest will continue in force

Each of the paragraphs of these terms operates separately. If any court or relevant authority decides that any of them are unlawful, the remaining paragraphs will remain in full force and effect.

25 Even if we delay in enforcing this contract, we can still enforce it later

If we do not insist immediately that you do anything you are required to do under these terms, or if we delay in taking steps against you in respect of your breaking this contract, that will not mean that you do not have to do those things and it will not prevent us taking steps against you at a later date. For example, if you miss a payment and we do not chase you but we continue to provide the products, we can still require you to make the payment at a later date.

26 Which country’s laws apply to any disputes

26.1 If you are a consumer, please note that these terms of use, its subject matter and its formation, are governed by English law. You and we both agree to that the courts of England and Wales will have non-exclusive jurisdiction. However, if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of Scotland, you may also bring proceedings in Scotland.

26.2 If you are a business, these terms of use, its subject matter and its formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

27 Contact us

To contact us, please email info@uninote.co.uk.

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