These Terms applies to anyone who interacts with us (‘you’, ‘your’) on our website (thenewsmovement.com) or by email or through our apps (our “Website”). These Terms are provided to protect you, other users, and The News Movement.
Our Website is for persons 16 years old or older.
Please read the following Terms carefully. These Terms, together with any documents referred to below, set out the legal terms that apply to your use of our Website. By accessing and using our Website, you agree that these Terms will apply to your use of our Website and any materials, photos, graphics videos or content posted or made available on our Website (together being ‘Materials’).
If you do not agree to these Terms, do not use our Website.
Welcome to our Website
Our Website is designed for all internet users. We welcome your feedback on Material we post, either at the point of access or by emailing us at any time. Use of our Website is also governed by the following:
- Our Social Media Community Rules setting out rules for your participation and use of our pages or channels on third-party social media sites.
Our Website is to be used by persons 16 years old or older. Only people 16 years old or older may submit Contributions as defined in our Social Media Community Rules
. If you are under 16 years old, please do not use our Website or submit any Contributions to our Website or any third-party social media site. We do not knowingly or intentionally process information about any individual under the age of 16.
Changes or updates
From time to time, we may revise or update these Terms. Your continued use of our Website following any changes will confirm your acceptance of these changes. You are responsible to check if any changes have been made since your last visit.
Loss of access to our Website
Sometimes and possibly without notice, we may have to withdraw or suspend access to some or all of the Materials or pages available on our Website. This is often to allow us to maintain or protect our Website. Whilst we do not expect this to happen regularly, if it does, we apologise if any inconvenience is caused. Please note, however, that we are not liable for any loss or inconvenience you may suffer should our Website become unavailable at any time or for any period.
We ask that you respect our Website and the right of other users to enjoy its Material. As a user of our Website, in the event your breach any of these Terms, your right to use our Website will cease immediately.
We are committed to providing equal access to our information. We want everyone to be able to view and navigate our Website effectively and easily. We are currently designing and launching our Website in a beta-test version, with continuous development. As we develop our Website, we will work towards improved adherence to global accessibility guidelines, and we welcome any feedback.
Intellectual property rights
The design and layout of our Website and the Materials (defined above) posted on it are protected by various legal rights. The law refers to these as Intellectual Property Rights (‘IPRs”), including copyright and trademark rights. We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our Website and in the Materials published on it.
Nothing in these Terms grants you any right, title or interest to any of the IPRs on, or within any Materials posted on our Website. This is especially true of our ‘The News Movement’ name and logos. We encourage you to share our Materials. However, please acknowledge our content in posts and sharing as further set out below. We reserve our right to take any appropriate legal action required to protect or enforce our legal rights if you misuse or otherwise abuse our Website or any of the Materials, or if you infringe our IPRs in any way.
Please note that that the laws in the United Kingdom, United States and other locations attach to the Materials posted online by us. We reserve our rights under these and other laws accordingly. Please also be aware that you are responsible for obeying all applicable laws in any relevant jurisdiction relating to the IPRs in our Website.
Downloading content from our Website
If you see any Materials on our Website that you want to download, copy, or share with others, please check carefully to see the permissions granted to users of our Website and the Materials. Some pages on our Website may be provided with functionality to share links and/or content to social medial sites such as, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube, TikTok, Facebook, Twitter and others. Please check those specific sites for the permissions to download and share content from those sites.
Acknowledgement of our content
If you print or download any Materials from our Website, please treat such Material with respect and do not change, edit, manipulate or misrepresent the printed or downloaded pages.
If you want to reproduce or publish any of our content (in your own post, feed, publication, website or otherwise) you must always identify “The News Movement” (or one of our contributors as the case may be) as the source of the extracted content and provide a link back to our Website. Otherwise, you are not authorised to use our Materials in this way and may be in breach of UK, US or other IPR laws or other similar local laws.
You must not use any of the Materials for commercial purposes without our prior written consent.
Links to other Websites
Viruses and other malware
Please do not attempt to gain or allow others to gain unauthorised access to our Website. Equally, please do not interfere or tamper with the normal operation or the security of any pages on our Website, or any other feature or part of our Website or add any unauthorised content or links to any part of our Website. We grant free access to our Website and only restrict access where we need to protect your or another individual’s right to privacy of their personal data. As such, we expect you not to hack or damage our IT systems, equipment or connected databases upon which our Website relies to operate effectively.
Whilst we make every effort to ensure that any Materials available for download from our Website will be free from infection, viruses and other harmful code, we cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that it will be so. You are solely responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and virus checks (including anti-virus, firewall and other security protection) on any system or equipment you might use to access our Website. We are not liable for any loss or damage caused by a viruse or other technologically harmful material or to your downloading of any material posted on our Website, or on any third-party website linked to it.
Information available on our Website
We are a trusted source of news and information, delivering such information to the best of our knowledge and experience. However, you need to be responsible for how you use the information we provide to you. Please note that we cannot accept any liability or responsibility for any reliance you, or anyone with whom you share our content, might place on any of the Materials.
Whilst we regularly update the Materials on our Website, from time to time this is not always possible or practicable. As such, we do not give any guarantee or commitment that our Materials will always be up to date so do please check this before placing any reliance on the information freely provided.
Information about you
Information you provide to us or that we collect about you is governed by our Privacy Notice
. It sets out the types of information we collect, the reasons we collect it, how we use it, and under what circumstances we may pass it on to any third parties. It also sets out other relevant information relating to our use and processing of your information and your rights in relation to your information. By using our Website, you consent to this processing and warrant that all data you provide is accurate. If you have any queries or concerns, please contact us or do not use our Website.
Our Website and all Materials are provided on an ‘as is’ and ‘as available’ basis. This means that there are no guarantees, conditions or warranties (express or implied) offered by us or any third parties connected to us that any of our Materials will be:
- complete, accurate, up to date or error-free;
- available or uninterrupted; and
- suitable for any particular purpose or capable of performing any function or providing any particular result, or free of viruses, contamination or destructive features
To the extent permitted by law, we and all third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:
- all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity;
- all liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any person in connection with our Website or in connection with or resulting from the use or inability to use our Website and/or any Materials and any links to the Website or Materials. This includes, without limitation, any liability for loss of income or revenue, loss of business; loss of profits or anticipated savings, loss of data, or loss of goodwill; and however the loss in question arises and whether it is caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, and regardless of whether it was foreseeable or not.
If we are found to be liable to you for any damage or loss (including through negligence) which arises in any way out of, or is in any way connected with, your use of our Website or Materials or service, our liability shall not exceed the total of one hundred pounds sterling (£100).
These Terms do not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation or for any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
If any part of these Terms is deemed invalid, illegal, or for any reason unenforceable, then that part will be deemed deleted and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining parts. Any failure by us to enforce our rights or remedies under these Terms or otherwise shall not be construed as a waiver by us of those or any other rights or remedies.
These Terms and any dispute or claim arising out of our Website or its Materials, including any IPR infringement or dispute will be governed by English law. The courts of English & Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from any use of our Website or its Materials, however we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these Terms in your country of residence or any other relevant country.
If you would like to talk to us about any Material which appears on our Website, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
All rights not expressly granted in these Terms are reserved.