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TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 

Introduction

 

These terms and conditions govern your use of this website; by using this website, you accept them in full.   If you disagree with all or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website.

 

Authors to Readers is a trading name of its owner Chris Brookes.  Throughout these terms and conditions all references to ‘Authors to Readers’ shall mean Chris Brookes.

 

This website uses cookies.  By using this website and agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to Author to Readers’ use of cookies in accordance with the terms of Authors to Readers’ privacy policy / cookies policy.

 

License to use website

 

Unless otherwise stated, Authors to Readers’ and/or the participating authors own the intellectual property rights in the website and/or material on the website.  Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.

 

You may view, share and print pages, as well as download books and offers from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these or the author’s/third party terms and conditions.

 

You must not without the consent of the website owner or participating authors:

 

• republish material from this website (including republication on another website);

• sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;

• show any material from the website in public;

• reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial purpose;

• edit or otherwise modify any material on the website; or

• redistribute material from this website [except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution]

 

The Website may contain links to other websites not operated or controlled by Author’s to Readers. These links do not imply that Authors to Readers endorses or has reviewed those websites. If you decide to access those websites, you do so at your own risk. You should contact those websites if you have questions about their content. You should always take precautions when downloading files from any website to protect your computer from viruses and other destructive programs.

 

Authors to Readers, participates in affiliate programs with other websites not operated or controlled by Authors to Readers. Such programs offer a commission for qualifying purchases made by a customer delivered by Authors to Readers to an online storefront. Any and all commissions that Authors to Readers receives through participation in affiliate programs shall be retained in their entirety.

 

Acceptable use

 

You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or 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 this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.

 

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 this website without Authors to Readers’ express written consent.

 

You must not use this website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.

 

You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing without Authors to Readers’ express written consent.

 

Restricted access

 

Access to certain areas of this website may be restricted. Authors to Readers reserves the right to restrict access to other areas of this website, or indeed this entire website, at Authors to Readers’ discretion.

 

If Authors to Readers’ provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential.

 

Authors to Readers’ may disable your user ID and password in Authors to Readers’ sole discretion without notice or explanation.

 

Author Use and User content

 

In these terms and conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website, for whatever purpose.

 

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

 

You grant to Authors to Readers’ the right to reproduce, adapt and distribute your cover art work, book descriptions and any special offers for the purposes of advertising and promotion of the website in any existing or future media.  You also grant to Authors to Readers the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.

 

To be eligible for participation in a giveaway offer, your book must not breach Amazon KDP Select and other Exclusive Programs Terms and Conditions. By creating a promotion or giveaway on Authors to Readers, you represent that you are not forbidden to do so by other Programs in which you are enrolled, such as Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing Select program. Authors to Readers holds no responsibility for parties who violate the Terms and Conditions of other Programs by using Authors to Readers’ service.

 

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.

 

Authors to Readers reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on Authors to Readers’  hosting provider’s servers, or published upon this website.

 

Notwithstanding Authors to Readers’ rights under these terms and conditions in relation to user content, Authors to Readers does not undertake to monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on, this website.]

 

No warranties

 

This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied.  Authors to Readers makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website.

 

Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, Authors to Readers does not warrant that:

 

  • this website will be constantly available, or available at all; or
  • the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.

 

Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice or recommendations of any kind.

 

Limitations of liability

 

Authors to Readers will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website:

 

  • to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;
  • for any indirect, special or consequential loss; or
  • for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.

 

These limitations of liability apply even if Authors to Readers has been expressly advised of the potential loss.

 

Exceptions

 

Nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit Authors to Readers liability in respect of any:

 

  • death or personal injury caused by Authors to Readers’ negligence;
  • fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of Authors to Readers or
  • matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for Authors to Readers to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.

 

Reasonableness

 

By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable.

 

If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.

 

Other parties

 

You accept that Authors to Readers has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees.  You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against Authors to Readers, its officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website.

 

Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect Authors to Readers’ officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as Authors to Readers.

 

Unenforceable provisions

 

If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

 

Indemnity

 

You hereby indemnify Authors to Readers and undertake to keep Authors to Readers indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by Authors to Readers to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of Authors to Readers legal advisers) incurred or suffered by Authors to Readers 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.

 

Breaches of these terms and conditions

 

Without prejudice to Authors to Readers’ other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, Authors to Readers may take such action as Authors to Readers’ deems 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.

 

Variation

 

Authors to Readers may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time.  Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website.  Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

 

Assignment

 

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

 

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

 

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.

 

Entire agreement

 

These terms and conditions together with Authors to Readers’ Privacy statement constitute the entire agreement between you and Authors to Readers in relation to your use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.

 

Law and jurisdiction

 

These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with United Kingdom law, and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the United Kingdom.

 

 

Authors to Readers’ details

 

Authors to Readers is the trading name of Chris Brookes

 

You can contact Authors to Readers by email to enquires@chrisbrookes.info.

 

Credit

 

This document was created using a Contractology template available at http://www.contractology.com

 

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