www.productionguild.com is a website operated by The Production Guild of Great Britain (we, us, our). We are a company registered in England and Wales with company number 09325512 and have our registered office at 2nd Floor, 60 Moorgate, London, EC2R 6EL.
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties. All such rights are reserved to us and our licensors. As a visitor to the Site, you may download a single copy of the material for your own non-commercial, private viewing purposes only. No copying or distribution for any commercial or business use is permitted without our prior written consent.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials 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. In addition, you may not include a link to the Site or display the contents of the Site surrounded or framed or otherwise surrounded by material not originating from us without our consent.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on the Site must always be acknowledged.
You may use the Site only for lawful purposes. You may not use the Site:
You also agree not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:
Subscriptions are annual and run from 01 April until 31 March each year. Your subscription will automatically renew unless you contact us in writing to inform us that you do not wish to renew your subscription no later than 01 March for the upcoming year.
Unless otherwise stated on the Site we accept debit and credit cards for payment. Prices which appear on the Site and are exclusive of VAT unless otherwise stated. We may change the prices for subscriptions at any time by posting new prices on the Site, but changes will not affect orders which have already been placed.
By paying using your credit or debit card you confirm that the card is yours and that there are sufficient funds or credit available to cover the charges.
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload material to the Site, or to make contact with other users of the Site, you must comply with this section. You undertake that any such contribution complies with those standards.
The Site may offer opportunities for you to post content in connection with various features including email, message boards & chat rooms (Content Features).
Where we provide Content Features, we will provide clear information to you about the kind of service offered, if it is moderated and what form of moderation is used (including whether it is human or technical).
We will do our best to assess any possible risks for users (and in particular, for children) from third parties when they use any Content Feature provided on the Site, and we will decide in each case whether it is appropriate to use moderation of the relevant service (including what kind of moderation to use) in the light of those risks. However, we are under no obligation to oversee, monitor or moderate any Content Features we provide on the Site, and we expressly exclude our liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of any Message Features by a user in contravention of our content standards, whether the service is moderated or not.
The use of any of our Content Features by a minor is subject to the consent of their parent or guardian. We advise parents who permit their children to use our Content Features that it is important that they communicate with their children about their safety online, as moderation is not foolproof. Minors who are using any Content Feature should be made aware of the potential risks to them.
Where we do moderate a Content Feature, we will normally provide you with a means of contacting the moderator, should a concern or difficulty arise.
You must use Content Features in a responsible manner, and are solely responsible for any content you transmit. You must not post any content (Content) in connection with any Content Feature that:
We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of our acceptable use policy or content use policy through your use of the Site. When a breach of this policy has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate (including but not limited to editing or deleting any Content (including a User Name) transmitted by you).
Failure to comply with this acceptable use policy constitutes a material breach of our terms of website use upon which you are permitted to use the Site, and may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:
We exclude liability for actions taken in response to breaches of this acceptable use policy. The responses described in this policy are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and your account information, and you are solely responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account and for any access to or use of the Site by you or any person or entity using your password, whether or not such access or use has been authorised by you, and whether or not such person or entity is your employee or agent.
You must immediately notify us of any unauthorised use of your password or account or any other breach of security.
We have the right to store any Content you post on the Site, and at our discretion to make available any such Content on the Site, in each case indefinitely. However, we are not obliged to make available or otherwise exploit any such Content. We are not responsible for any loss, theft, rights infringement or damage of any kind to or associated with any such Content and you take sole responsibility for any such Content that you provide to us.
By posting any Content to the site, you are granting to us a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, and irrevocable right and license to reproduce, prepare derivative works based upon, distribute, perform or display such Content, in whole or in part, in any form, media or technology known or hereafter developed.
While we take every care to ensure that the information on the Site is accurate and complete, some of it is supplied to us by third parties and we are unable to check its accuracy or completeness. You are advised to verify the accuracy of any information before relying on it. Further, due to the inherent nature of the internet, errors interruptions and delays may occur in the service at any time. Accordingly, the Site is provided "as is" without any warranties of any kind and we do not accept any liability arising from any inaccuracy or omission in the information or interruption in availability.
Where the Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties we have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
From time to time, we (or selected third parties) may include votes, competitions, promotions or other offers on the Site. Each such offer shall be subject to its own express terms and may not be available in all jurisdictions.
When accessing the Site via mobile, standard network charges apply. Your handset must be WAP enabled. You may incur additional charges from your network operator according to your contract. The Site via mobile (off portal) is not a subscription service.
You agree to indemnify us and our affiliates and our respective directors, officers, employees and agents, as well as their licensors and suppliers, from and against any and all claims, actions, suits or proceedings, as well as any and all losses, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable legal fees) arising out of:
In respect of all aspects of the Site other than our supply of products (and subject to the other provisions of this Section 17), We and our group companies and the officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents of any of them, exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise) in connection with the Site in any way or Content Features or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of the Site, any websites linked to the Site or the material on such websites, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing the Site or your downloading of any material from the or any websites linked to the Site.
If you choose to post your location, your intended location or any other such personal information via the Message Features or by any other method on the Site you accept that this is entirely at your own risk and We are not responsible for any loss or harm which occurs as a result of your sharing any information about your location or intended location.
This Section does not in any way limit our liability:
Where you buy any product or service from a third party seller through the Site, the seller's individual liability will be set out in the seller's terms and conditions.
The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to the Site.