WEBSITE TERMS OF USE

INTRODUCTION

These Terms of Use tell you the rules for using our website www.g-h-s.com (our site). We may amend these Terms of Use from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these Terms of Use to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.

These Terms of Use are provided in a layered format so you can click through to the specific sections set out below

  1. WHO WE ARE
  2. ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS
  3. AVAILABILITY OF OUR SITE
  4. PERSONAL DATA
  5. YOUR ACCOUNT
  6. YOUR USE OF MATERIAL ON OUR SITE
  7. NO RELIANCE OR WARRANTY
  8. THIRD PARTY MATERIAL AND WEBSITES
  9. UPLOADING CONTENT TO OUR SITE
  10. LIABILITY
  11. VIRUSES
  12. LINKING TO OUR SITE
  13. GOVERNING LAW

WHO WE ARE

www.g-h-s.com is a website operated by GHS Global Hospitality Limited . References to ‘GHS’, “we”, “us” or “our” in these Terms of Use are to GHS Global Hospitality Limited and, where relevant, to any companies in the same group as GHS Global Hospitality Limited.

We are registered in England and Wales under company number 11055738 and have our registered office at 10 Norwich Street, London EC4A 1BD. Our main trading address is 10 Greycoat Place, London SW1P 1SB. Our VAT number is 283 6115 02.

To contact us in relation to these Terms of Use please email privacy@g-h-s.com or telephone us on (+44) 203 766 0074 . (during normal office hours 9.00am – 6.00pm)

ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS

By using our site, you confirm that you accept these Terms of Use and also agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you must not use our site. We recommend to print a copy of these terms for future reference. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through their internet connection are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and comply with them.

These following additional terms also apply to your use of our site:

  • Our Privacy Policy which sets out the way in which we handle your personal data.
  • Our Acceptable Use Policy which sets out the permitted uses and prohibited uses of our site.
  • Our Cookie Policy which sets out information about the cookies on our site.

AVAILABILITY OF OUR SITE

Our site is made available free of charge. We do not guarantee that our site or any of its content, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site for business and operational reasons, we will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal. We may make changes to our site at any time in our discretion and without notice to you.

PERSONAL DATA

We will only use your personal data as set out in our Privacy Policy.

YOUR ACCOUNT

If you register for an account on our site you are responsible for keeping your log-in credentials safe. You must treat them as confidential and not disclose them to any third party. We have the right to disable any user account, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Terms of Use.

If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your password, you must promptly notify us at privacy@g-h-s.com .

YOUR USE OF MATERIAL ON OUR SITE

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property 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.

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 modify the paper or digital copies of any material 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.

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

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.

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.

NO RELIANCE OR WARRANTY

The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely.

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.

THIRD PARTY MATERIAL AND WEBSITES

The site may include information and materials uploaded by other users. 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. If you wish to complain about information and materials uploaded by other users please contact us at privacy@g-h-s.com .

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

UPLOADING CONTENT TO OUR SITE

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 our Acceptable Use Policy. You warrant that any such contribution complies with those standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty.

Any content you upload to a public area on 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.

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.

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

LIABILITY

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

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 use of, or inability to use, our site; or use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site. In particular, we will not be liable for: loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue; business interruption; loss of anticipated savings; loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

VIRUSES

We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.

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 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.

LINKING TO OUR SITE

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.

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 and 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.

The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

These Terms of Use, their subject matter and their 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.

ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY

INTRODUCTION

This Acceptable use Policy sets out prohibited uses of our website www.g-h-s.com (our site). and the content standards that apply when you upload content to our site or, make contact with other users on our site, link to our site, or interact with our site in any other way. We amend this Acceptable Use Policy 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.

This Acceptable Use Policy is provided in a layered format so you can click through to the specific sections set out below:

  1. WHO WE ARE
  2. PROHIBITED USES
  3. CONTENT STANDARDS
  4. BREACH OF THIS POLICY
  5. GOVERNING LAW

WHO WE ARE

www.g-h-s.com is a website operated by GHS Global Hospitality Limited . References to ‘GHS’, “we”, “us” or “our” in these Terms of Use are to GHS Global Hospitality Limited and, where relevant, to any companies in the same group as GHS Global Hospitality Limited.

We are registered in England and Wales under company number 11055738 and have our registered office at 10 Norwich Street, London EC4A 1BD. Our main trading address is 10 Greycoat Place, London SW1P 1SB. Our VAT number is 283 6115 02.

To contact us in relation to this Acceptable Use Policy please email privacy@g-h-s.com or telephone us on (+44) 203 766 0074 (during normal office hours 9.00am – 6.00pm).

You may use our site only for lawful purposes. You may not use our site:

  • in any way that breaches any applicable law or regulation.
  • in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent.
  • for the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way.
  • to send, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our content standards.
  • to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material (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.

You also agree:

  • not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of our site in contravention of the provisions of our Terms of Use.
  • not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:
    • any part of our site;
    • any equipment or network on which our site is stored;
    • any software used in the provision of our site; or
    • any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.

CONTENT STANDARDS

These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our site. GHS will determine, in its discretion, whether a contribution breaches the Content Standards.

A contribution must:

  • be accurate (where it states facts).
  • be genuinely held (where it states opinions).
  • comply with the law applicable in England and Wales and in any country from which it is posted.

A contribution must not:

  • be defamatory of any person.
  • be obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory.
  • promote sexually explicit material.
  • promote violence.
  • promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age.
  • infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person.
  • be likely to deceive any person.
  • breach any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence.
  • promote any illegal activity.
  • be in contempt of court.
  • be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety.
  • be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person.
  • impersonate any person, or misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person.
  • give the impression that the contribution emanates from GHS, if this is not the case.
  • advocate, promote, incite any party to commit, or assist any unlawful or criminal act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse.
  • contain a statement which you know or believe, or have reasonable grounds for believing, that members of the public to whom the statement is, or is to be, published are likely to understand as a direct or indirect encouragement or other inducement to the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism.
  • contain any advertising or promote any services or web links to other sites.

BREACH OF THIS POLICY

When we consider that a breach of this Acceptable Use Policy has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.

Failure to comply with this Acceptable Use Policy constitutes a material breach of the Terms of Use upon which you are permitted to use our site, and may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:

  • immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use our site.
  • immediate, temporary or permanent removal of any Contribution uploaded by you to our site.
  • issue of a warning to you.
  • legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs on an indemnity basis (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting from the breach.
  • further legal action against you.
  • disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary or as required by law.

We exclude our liability for all action we may take in response to breaches of this Acceptable Use Policy. The actions we may take are not limited to those described above, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.

GOVERNING LAW

This Acceptable Use Policy, its subject matter and their 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.