Acceptable Use Policy

This Policy was last modified on 22 October 2018.

This acceptable use policy sets out the content standards that apply when you: upload content to this Heatlh-RI website (the “Website”); make contact with other users on our Website; link to our Website or make use of it in any other way. 

By using our Website, you confirm that you have read and accept our Terms of Use which can be viewed here. We may amend this policy from time to time so please ensure you are viewing the most up to date version.
 

Use of the Website

You may only use the Website for lawful purposes and specifically may not use the Website:
•    For any purpose or action that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation
•    For any purpose or action that is unlawful or fraudulent or induces unlawful or fraudulent activity
•    To upload or send any material which does not comply with our content standards detailed below
•    To knowingly upload, send or transmit any data or material that contains viruses, spyware or any other harmful programmes known to adversely affect any computer software or hardware 

Interactive services

We are under no obligation to oversee, monitor or moderate any interactive service that we provide on our Website and we expressly exclude liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of any interactive service by a user in contravention of our content standards set out below). Notwithstanding this, we will take reasonable efforts to assess any possible risk for users from third parties when they use any interactive service provided on our Website, and we will decide in each case whether it is appropriate to use moderation of the relevant service. 

Please note that this website (and hence any interactive service forming part of it) is not intended for use by children under 18 years old. 

Content Standards

These content standards apply to all material (including any part of) which you contribute to our Website and any interactive service associated with it (a “Contribution”). Lygature is free to determine, in its discretion, whether a Contribution breaches these content standards. 

A Contribution must not:
•    Infringe any intellectual property rights including, but not limited to, copyright, trade marks or database rights, whether registered or not
•    Be defamatory of any person or company
•    Be obscene, offensive, discriminatory, hateful or inflammatory
•    Intended to, or likely to, deceive any person
•    Promote any illegal activity or violence 
•    Breach any duty of confidence or other contractual duty owed to a third party
•    Contain any advertising, promote any services or contain weblinks to other sites (except where there is express permission to do this from both Lygature and the owner of any such promoted services or websites).

Breach of the Policy

Any breach of this Policy may result in Lygature (or anyone acting on their behalf) taking one or more of the following actions:
•    Issue of a warning to you using the contact details you have provided via the Website;
•    Immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use the Website;
•    Immediate, temporary or permanent removal of your Contribution from our Website;
•    Legal proceedings against you for all reimbursements of costs on an indemnity basis for any loss or damages incurred by Lygature or any third party as a result of your breach;
•    Disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary or as required by law.

Reporting a Potential Breach 

If you believe that this Acceptable Use Policy has, or may have, been breached by another user of the Website, please send the details to info@lygature.org.