Please read the following terms and conditions carefully before continuing to use this site, which is registered under the name of EDI plc (‘EDI’).
These terms and conditions of use (Terms) are a legally binding agreement which will be entered into between EDI and you as a user when you start using the EDI system. These Terms (including any amendments made by EDI) will continue in force until such time as either you or EDI terminates them. These Terms are in addition to the Trial Period Agreement or the EDI Agreement which you may or may not have entered into with EDI.
Use of this Website
This Site is intended to be accessed or used by users in countries within and outside the United Kingdom.
All website design, text, graphics and the selection and arrangement thereof are works protected by copyright and any unauthorised reproduction, whether in whole or in part, is prohibited. © Education Development International plc (EDI).
This website (the "Site"), including any sub-site accessible through the homepage, is published and maintained by subsidiaries, affiliates and/or related entities of EDI. Please note that when you enter any sub-site accessible through this homepage, such sub-site may have its own terms and conditions of use, which is specific to such sub-site and which shall be available to review on the sub-site. When you access, browse or use this Site you accept, without limitation or qualification, the terms and conditions set forth below and any additional terms and conditions of use set forth in any sub-site.
Your Right to Use the Site and its Contents
This Site is only for your personal use. You must not distribute, exchange, republish, sell, rent or sub-lease, transmit, reproduce or exploit in any way for a commercial purpose, the material from this site including but not limited to any text, images, audio and video, for any business, commercial or public purpose. As long as you comply with the terms of these Terms, you are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to enter, display and use this Site.
This Site may have an area which allows you to "chat" or upload and download materials. When using any of these areas, you agree not to post, send, transmit, upload or otherwise publish through this Site, any materials that (1) interfere with anyone else's use of the Site; (2) are, or could be viewed as, abusive, illegal, indecent, obscene, offensive or threatening in any way; (3) encourage anyone to break the law; (4) violate anyone's copyright or other property right; (5) interfere with the privacy of any other user; (6) contain a virus or any other harmful component; or (7) contain false or misleading statements of fact or descriptions of the origin of the material or the communication. You agree to comply with any additional terms which are referred to on this Site or any sub-site within the Site. You agree not to interrupt or attempt to interrupt the operation of this Site in any way.
Responsibility for User's Material
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any defamatory, libellous, obscene, pornographic, profane, threatening or unlawful material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offence or give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. Although EDI may from time to time monitor or review bulletin boards, chat rooms, discussions, postings, transmissions and the like on the Site, EDI is under no obligation to do so and assumes no liability or responsibility arising from the contents of any such communications or for any defamation, error, inaccuracy, libel, obscenity or profanity contained in any such communication. EDI may change, edit, or remove any user material or conversations that are illegal, indecent, obscene or offensive, or that violate EDI’s policies in any way, or that EDI, in its absolute discretion, considers to be inappropriate. EDI will fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing EDI to disclose the identity of anyone posting such materials.
You may only use the Site for lawful purposes. You must not illegally transmit, distribute or store any material or violate any applicable regulation. This includes, without limitation, material which is protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret or intellectual property right which you use without permission.
You may not circumvent or attempt to circumvent EDI’s security (referred to as "cracking" or "hacking"). In the interests of all our users, EDI will co-operate with investigations by any law enforcement or relevant authorities of suspected criminal activity or violation of systems or networks.
This Site may contain links to other Internet sites on the World Wide Web. EDI provides such links for your convenience only, and is not responsible for the content of any site linked to or from this Site. Links from this Site to any other site do not mean that EDI approves of, endorses or recommends that site. EDI disclaims all warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy, legality, reliability or validity of any content on any other site.
Use of external links is entirely at your own risk. When visiting external links you must refer to that external website’s terms and conditions of use.
Availability of Products and Services
The products and services displayed on the Site may not be available for purchase in your particular country or locality. The reference to such products and services on the Site does not imply or warrant that these products or services will be available at any time in your particular location. You should check with your local representative or co-ordinating authority for the availability of specific products and services in your area.
EDI’s Right to Change these Terms and Conditions of Use or Content on the Site
Unless otherwise stated, any intellectual property rights arising in respect of this Site’s design, text, graphics, its selection and arrangement, software and all other material (the "Content") on or in this Site belong to EDI and / or its licensors. Any use of such intellectual property rights or software is strictly prohibited except where expressly allowed under these Terms. Unless stated otherwise, permission is hereby granted to electronically copy and store (but not on any server or other storage device connected to a network) and print individual pages of the Content on paper (but not photocopy them) from this Site only for purpose of your private and personal non-commercial use. You may also permit your computer to make an electronically stored, transient copy of the Content for the purpose of viewing it while connected to the Internet only. However you may only make one copy of the Content. Any other use of the Content, including reproduction for purposes other than that hereby authorised (including the removal of copyright or trade mark notices), creation of an electronic or manual database by systematically downloading and storing the Content, distribution (whether electronically or not) or republication is prohibited.
For the avoidance of doubt, this permission does not transfer ownership or confer any other right to you in the whole or any part of the Content.
The name and logo of "EDI" are trademarks of EDI plc. You are not permitted to use or reproduce or allow anyone else to use or reproduce these trademarks for any reason.
Unauthorised Access by Third Parties
It is possible that third parties such as "hackers" or "crackers" may access the Site and alter its contents. EDI will not be liable for any damages or loss arising out of or in connection with such unauthorised access. EDI excludes all liability in respect of any authorised access to the fullest extent permitted by law.
EDI reserves the right to restrict access to areas of its website, or indeed its whole website, at its discretion.EDI provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of its website or other content or services. You must ensure that that user ID and password is kept confidential. EDI accepts no liability for the security of password access. EDI may disable your user ID and password in its sole discretion without notice or explanation.
Third Party Rights
This Agreement is intended and agreed to be for the benefit solely of the parties hereto and their lawful successors and permitted assigns and does not create any right enforceable by any other person.
You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights under these Terms. If any provision in these Terms is found to be invalid by the court, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms, which shall remain in full force and effect. Failure by EDI to exercise any right or remedy under these Terms does not constitute a waiver of that right or remedy. Headings in these Terms are for convenience only and will have no legal meaning or effect.
If either EDI or you wish to terminate the agreement, this can be done by sending an e-mail (by EDI to your e-mail address and by you to firstname.lastname@example.org) or by sending a letter to EDI at its registered office. Notices will be deemed to have been served one working day after transmission by e-mail and 3 working days after despatch by post. You are responsible for notifying EDI of any change to your e-mail address and where provided to EDI, your postal address.
Any breach of these Terms shall entitle EDI to immediately terminate this Agreement with you without notice. Neither party is obliged to provide to the other any reason for their decision to terminate this Agreement.
Whilst EDI endeavours to ensure that the information on this website is correct, EDI does not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor does EDI 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 applicable law, EDI excludes all representations, warranties and conditions relating to this website and the use of this website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill).
Limitation of Liability
EDI shall not be responsible for and disclaims all liability for any loss, liability, damage (whether direct, indirect or consequential), or expense of any nature whatsoever which may be suffered by you or any third party (including companies), as a result of or which may be attributable, directly or indirectly, to your access and use of the website, any information contained on the website, any personal information or material and information transmitted over our system. In particular, EDI shall not be liable in any way to you or to any other person or corporation whatsoever for any loss, liability, damage (whether direct or consequential), personal injury or expense of any nature whatsoever arising from any delays, inaccuracies, errors in, or omission of any information or the transmission thereof, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon or occasioned thereby or by reason of non-performance or interruption, or termination thereof.
The Terms set out in this Agreement are governed by and constructed in accordance with English law and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.