Terms and conditions

Last updated: 25th January, 2017

This disclaimer governs your use of the BigPicnic website and its contents; by using the BigPicnic website, you accept this disclaimer in full. If you disagree with any part of this disclaimer, you must not use our website.

(1) Terminology

From this point on the terms ‘BigPicnic’, ‘us’, ‘we’ and  ‘our’ will refer to the Horizon 2020 funded BigPicnic project and its Partners (grant agreement No 710780)

Terms and Conditions can be referred to as "Terms", "Terms and Conditions" or “Privacy Policy” and relates to  the BigPicnic website: https://www.bigpicnic.net/  (the "Service") operated by BigPicnic ("us", "we", or "our").

(2)    Intellectual Property

All rights to the content of this site are owned, controlled or licensed by or to BigPicnic and its parent institutions and are protected by all applicable English or international intellectual property laws.

Except where otherwise noted, resources and publications on this site are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license.

(3)    Website Content

We cannot accept responsibility for loss occasioned after reliance placed on any of the contents of this website. We make no warranty as to the accuracy of site information or contents.

(4)    Links To Other Web Sites

Our Service may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by BigPicnic. BigPicnic have no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services.

You should be aware that if an external website requests personal information from you (for example, in connection with an order for goods or services), this information is supplied to, stored and used by the company concerned, and that BigPicnic will not be liable to you or any other person for loss or damage directly or indirectly for any use of this or any site linked to it.

We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.

(5)    Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales, without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

Our failure to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not be considered a waiver of those rights. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a court, the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in effect. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between us regarding our Service, and supersede and replace any prior agreements we might have between us regarding the Service.

(6)    Changes

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. Such change shall be effective immediately upon posting to the site.

By continuing to access or use our Service after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, you must stop using the Service.

(7)    Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy

For information about our Privacy policy and the use of cookies please refer to our Privacy Policy. You agree that they constitute part of these terms. You must read our Privacy Policy before you use the Service.

(8)    Use

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

(a)    in any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation;

(b)    in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent intent, purpose or effect;

(c)    to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam);

(d)    to knowingly distribute 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 communications network or hardware.

(9)    Contact Us

If you have any questions about our Terms and Conditions or our treatment of your personal data, please write to us by email BigPicnic@bgci.org