1.  Who we are and how to contact us

This website (http://dev.learningbanks.org.uk/) (the “Site”) is operated by Hullabaloo Research CIC (“we” or “us”). [We are registered in England and Wales under company number 10227360 and have our registered office at 33 Forest Avenue, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyneside, NE12 9AH. Our main trading address is 33 Forest Avenue, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyneside, NE12 9AH. We are a private company limited by guarantee without share capital and a Community Interest Company (CIC). 

  1. By using our site you accept these terms

These terms and conditions of use (the “Terms”) govern the use of this Site or any part of it. By using this Site (whether as a guest or as a registered user), you confirm that you accept these Terms and that you agree to be bound by them. Please read these terms carefully. If you do not agree to these Terms, you must not use the Site.  

  1. Changes to these terms

We may amend or modify these Terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use the Site, you are advised to review these Terms to ensure you understand and keep up to date with any changes to these Terms. Your continued access to or use of the Site following the posting of changes to these Terms means that you accept such revisions, changes, and/or amendments

  1. Other terms that apply to you
    1. Our Privacy and Cookies Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, also applies to your use of the Site.
    2. The Site may contain links to other websites operated by us, or to third party sites, which may be subject to separate terms and conditions. Where the Site contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties which are outside of our control, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approved by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them. We have no control over the content of those websites or resources and any use of those websites or resources by you is at your own risk. We do not make, and hereby disclaims, all representations or warranties of any kind with respect to any third party websites or any such content, information, or materials.
  2. Amendments to, and availability of, the Site
    1. It is technically impracticable to provide a fault-free Site and we do not undertake to do so. In the event of a fault, we will attempt to restore the Site as soon as is reasonably practicable. Access to the Site may occasionally be suspended or restricted for operational reasons such as maintenance or the introduction of new facilities or products.
    2. We reserve the right to withdraw or amend this Site, and any content, in our sole discretion, without notice.  We will not be liable if, for any reason, all or any part of this Site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
  3. Use of the Site
    1. The Site is for use by people residing in the United Kingdom only. We do not represent that content available on or through the Site is appropriate for use or available in other jurisdictions.
    2. The Site is intended only to be used by people who are 18 years old or older. If you are aged under 18, the Site is intended to be used only with the supervision of an adult.
    3. You may link to the home page of the Site only, provided you do so in a way that is legal and does not damage our reputation or take unfair advantage of the Site. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement with us. You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. If you wish to link to or make any use of content on the Site other than that set out above, please contact info@hullabalooresearch.org.uk.
    4. You must not permit or make any attempt to disassemble, deconstruct, break down, hack or otherwise interfere with the Site.
    5. You must ensure that, to the best of your knowledge, any contribution you make to the Site:
      1. is accurate (where it states facts) and genuinely held (where it states opinion);
      2. does not infringe any intellectual property rights of a third party;
      3. does not breach any legal duty owed to a third party;
    6. You must not use the Site:
      1. to gain unauthorised access to other computing systems;
      2. in any way that may damage, disable, overload or affect the operation of the Site;
      3. to solicit participation in public discussion, debate, comment or activity outside the Site;
      4. to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation;
      5. to provide false or misleading information or impersonate any third party or misrepresent your identity or affiliation with a third party;
      6. fraudulently or in connection with a criminal offence;
      7. to send, communicate, knowingly receive, upload or download any material or content that is offensive, abusive, indecent, defamatory, libellous, obscene, menacing, or that causes annoyance, inconvenience, needless anxiety or that is intended to deceive; or
      8. in any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation or any licence, code of practice, instructions or guidelines issued by a regulatory authority.
  4. Registered users
    1. There are certain parts of the Site which can only be accessed if you are a registered user. By registering, or attempting to register, with us as a registered user, you represent and warrant to us that:
      1. you are aged 18 years old or older, or you are using the Site with the supervision of an adult; and
      2. your use of the Site is not in breach of any applicable laws or regulations.
    2. Once registering with us as a registered user, you will be asked to create and use a user name and a password. You are responsible for proper use and security of your username and password. Do not allow someone else to access or use your account and do not access or use someone else’s account. We do not guarantee the security of the Site against unauthorised or unlawful access or use. 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.
    3. If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your username or password, you must promptly notify us by email at info@hullabalooresearch.org.uk or by phone at +44 78 1378 9529. We will then implement our process for resolving stolen identities, which includes blocking the account, resetting the password and alerting the necessary authorities.
  5. Content and intellectual property rights
    1. Content provided by us on the Site, including information, data, material, text, designs, graphics, pictures, video, photographs, and other files, and their selection and presentation, is owned by us or licensed to us by third parties. All content provided by us on the Site is protected by intellectual property laws around the world and is provided solely for your personal use.
    2. PENDING [[”LEARNING BANKS”] and [”MS LEARNING BANK”] are UK registered trade marks of Hullabaloo Research CIC. You are not permitted to use them without our approval, other than as set out in these Terms.]
    3. Any content you upload to the Site will be considered non-confidential. You are responsible for all content (including comments, files, material, suggestions and ideas that you upload or post on the Site or communicate to other users through the Site. If you did not create the content, it is your responsibility to ensure that you have, and you warrant to us that you have, all necessary consents from the owner of such content. We have the right to remove any posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with these Terms. You grant us (as provider of the Site), a non-exclusive, transferable, royalty-free, worldwide licence to use or publish any content that you upload, post or otherwise make available on the Site.
    4. Our status (and that of any other contributors) as the authors of content on the Site must always be acknowledged. You must not use any part of the content on the Site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us, our licensors or relevant users of the Site.
    5. The content provided on the Site includes 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 the Site do not represent our views or values.
    6. If you wish to complain about information and materials uploaded by other users of the Site, please contact us by email at info@hullabalooresearch.org.uk or by phone at +44 78 1378 9529.
  6. Our liability
    1. The content on the Site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely and we cannot guarantee that the information on our site is complete, correct or up to date. You must obtain professional or specialist advice (including from a licensed medical expert if required) before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on the Site.
    2. Unless otherwise expressly specified in these Terms or separate terms and conditions, the material on the Site is provided "as is", without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. Accordingly, to the maximum extent permitted by law, we provide you with the Site on the basis that we exclude all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms which, but for this legal notice, might have effect in relation to the Site.
    3. Neither we, nor our affiliates, directors, employees, agents or agents, are liable whether in contract, tort, under statute, for misrepresentation or otherwise (including in each case negligence) and whether or not the party concerned was advised in advance of the possibility of such loss or damage, for any damage or loss you incur, whether direct or indirect, resulting from use of the Site or the content on the Site. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so.
    4. If you are dissatisfied with the Site or with these Terms, your sole and exclusive remedy is to stop using the Site.
  7. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold us and our affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents harmless from and against all and any expenses, losses, liabilities, damages, costs or expenses of any character incurred or suffered and any claims or legal proceedings which are brought or threatened by any third party, in each case, arising from your use of or conduct on the Site and/or a breach of any of these Terms or any of our policies referenced in these Terms.

  1. Virus Protection
    1. You must not misuse the 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 the Site, the server on which the Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site.
  2. Severability

If any provision of these Terms is held invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction, such provision shall be severed and the remainder of its provisions will continue in full force and effect.

  1. Governing law and jurisdiction

These Terms are governed by the law of England and Wales. Any disputes arising out of the use of this Site or in relation to these Terms are to be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about these Terms and Conditions, please contact Christopher Hartworth at info@hullabalooresearch.org.uk.