Terms of use

(1) Introduction to Buttons from Shift

These terms and conditions govern your use of our website [makebuttons.co.uk]; by using our website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use our website.

(2) Accessing our site

Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our site without notice (see below).
We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period. When using our site, you must comply with the provisions of our acceptable use policy at clause (5).

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.

(3) Licence to use website

Unless otherwise stated, we or our licensors own the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website. Those rights are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. Subject to the licence below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.

You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages or images from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.

You must not:
(a) republish material from this website (including republication on another website);
(b) sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
(c) show any material from the website in public;
(d) reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on our website for a commercial purpose;
(e) edit or otherwise modify any material on the website except for functionality provided in our web interface;
(f) edit or otherwise modify any material printed off or downloaded in any way;
(g) use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or graphics separately from any accompanying text; or
(h) redistribute material from this website except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution.

Where content is specifically made available for redistribution, it may only be redistributed within your organisation.

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

(4) Reliance on information

Commentary and other materials posted on our site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

(5) Acceptable use

You must not use our website in any way that causes, or may cause, interference or impairment with, or damage or disruption to:
(a) the website;
(b) any equipment or network on which our website is stored;
(c) any software used in the provision of our website;
(d) any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party; or
(e) the availability or accessibility of the website.

You must not use our website in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

You must not use our website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, adware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit, time-bomb or other malicious or technologically harmful material.

You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our website, the server on which our website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our website.

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 co-operate 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.

We 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 our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent.

You must not use our website for the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way.

You must not use our site in any way breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation.

(6) Restricted access

Access to certain areas of our website is restricted. We reserve the right to restrict access to other areas of our website, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion.
If we provide you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of our website or other content or services, you must ensure that that your user ID and password is kept confidential and you must not disclose it to any third party.

We have the right to disable your account, user ID or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at our sole discretion without notice or explanation.

(7) User generated content

In these terms and conditions, "user content" means any material (including without limitation text, images, graphics, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to our website, for whatever purpose.

You retain the license to any user content submitted to the website for which you already hold a license. Publishing to our website does not infringe these rights.

You retain the right to remove at any time, any content from our website which you have submitted. By doing so, any rights Shift holds will no longer apply.

You grant to us a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to use, publish, translate and distribute your user content on our website. You also grant to us the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.

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

We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or by any other user of our website.

Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or us or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).

As part of Shift's copyright policy, we will terminate user access to the website if a user has been determined to be a repeat infringer. A repeat infringer is a user who has been notified of infringing activity more than twice.

You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.

We reserve the right to remove or modify any material submitted to our website, or stored on our servers, or hosted or published upon our website.

Notwithstanding our rights under these terms and conditions in relation to user content, we do not undertake to monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on, our website.
You understand that by using the website you may be exposed to content that you may find offensive, indecent or objectionable and that, in this respect, you use the website at your own risk.

(8) Our liability

The material displayed on our website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website (excluding user content) is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up-to-date.

To the maximum extent permitted by law we, other members of our group companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:
(a) All representations, warranties, conditions and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or equity (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill).
(b) To the extent that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free-of-charge, any loss or damage of any nature.
(c) Any liability for any direct, indirect, special or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our website or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our website, 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 or information;
* loss of goodwill or reputation;
* wasted management or office time; and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.
(d) Any loss or damage arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control.

Nothing in these terms and conditions (or elsewhere on our website) will exclude or limit our liability for fraud, for death or personal injury caused by our negligence, or for any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Our maximum liability in relation to any event or series of related events will be limited to £250,000.

(9) Linking to our website

You may link to any page on the Shift or Buttons websites, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but 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.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our acceptable use policy at clause (5).

If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please address your request to hello@shiftdesign.org.uk

(10) Links from our website

Where our website contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

(11) Indemnity

You hereby indemnify us and undertake to keep us indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by us to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of our legal advisers) incurred or suffered by us arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions.

(12) Breaches of these terms and conditions

Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, we may take such action as we deem appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.

(13) Variation

We may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time. Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of our website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on our website. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our website.

(14) Assignment

We may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with our rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent.

We will make users aware of any significant changes to these terms and conditions or in the event of a change of ownership of the website.

You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

(15) Severability

If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.

If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

(16) Exclusion of third party rights

These terms and conditions are for the benefit of you and us, and are not intended to benefit any third party or be enforceable by any third party. The exercise of our and your rights in relation to these terms and conditions is not subject to the consent of any third party.

(17) Entire agreement

These terms and conditions, together with our privacy policy, constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of our website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.

(18) Law and jurisdiction

These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with English law, and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

(19) Registrations and authorisations

Our VAT number is 848406212.

(20) Our details

The full name of our company is Shift Design CIC
We are registered in England & Wales under registration number 05241856.
Our registered address is
71 St John Street
London
EC1M 4NJ

You can contact us by email to hello@shiftdesign.org.uk

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