General User Terms and Conditions
Version 2, updated 6 August 2019
Welcome to iSochal. If you continue to browse or use iSochal you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use (“Terms”) which govern our relationship with you in relation to your use of iSochal. If you disagree with any part of these Terms, please do not use iSochal.
The term ‘we’ means iSochal, which is a trading name of Dostech Limited, a company registered in England whose registered office is Kings House Business Centre, Station Road, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, England, WD4 8LZ and company registration number is 06139476 (“we”, “us” and “our” will be construed accordingly). Dostech Limited is the owner and operator of the website www.isochal.com (the “Website”) and its related websites, services, applications or tools (collectively referred to in these Terms as “iSochal” or the “Platform”).
The term “you” refers to the user or viewer of iSochal (and “your” will be construed accordingly).
As a condition of your use of iSochal, you agree that you will not:
- breach any UK laws or regulations and any laws or regulations in the country in which you reside;
- violate the posting rules (which may be given on the Platform);
- post any material which is deemed threatening, abusive, defamatory, obscene or indecent;
- post any false or misleading material or message of any kind;
- distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm iSochal or the interests of its users;
- impose an unreasonable load on iSochal technology or infrastructure;
- distribute spam, chain letters, or promote pyramid schemes;
- use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access iSochal without our express written permission;
- interfere with the proper working of iSochal;
- collect information about other users of iSochal, including email addresses, without their consent;
- use any of iSochal’s copyrights and trademarks without permission;
- bypass measures designed to prevent or restrict access to certain parts of iSochal;
- sell any unlawful or counterfeit goods or otherwise infringe the copyright, trademark or other rights of third parties.
It is your obligation to ensure that your use of the iSochal website is lawful in the jurisdiction in which you are based.
Unless otherwise stated, iSochal Limited owns the intellectual property rights in iSochal. Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.
You may view iSochal pages, download iSochal pages and print iSochal pages for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these Terms.
Access to certain areas of iSochal is restricted. We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of iSochal, or indeed all of iSochal, at our sole discretion.
If we provide you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of iSochal or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential. iSochal will not accept liability should your user access credentials become compromised.
We may disable your user ID and password at our sole discretion without prior notice, if we believe you are making improper use of iSochal.
Postings and user content
We do not endorse any user content or any opinion, recommendation, or advice which it may express, and we expressly disclaim any and all liability in connection with user content. You understand that when using iSochal, you may be exposed to user content from a variety of sources, and that we are not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such user content. You may be exposed to content that is inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable, and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you may have against us with respect thereto, and agree to indemnify and hold us, our owners, affiliates, employees, agents and/or licensors, harmless to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to your use of iSochal.
Copyright and Licence
iSochal contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the content, design, layout, look, appearance and graphics.
You are granted a licence to use the material contained on iSochal subject to the restrictions described in these Terms.
You are not permitted to:
- republish material from iSochal (including republication on another website, except for the purpose of promoting use of iSochal for example by reposting links in social media such as on Facebook or Twitter);
- sell, rent, license, sublicense, lease, distribute, copy, duplicate, publish or reproduce material from iSochal and any material or any part thereof for use by any third party;
- use any material in any way that is unlawful or in breach of any person’s legal rights under any applicable law, or in any way that is offensive, indecent, discriminatory or otherwise objectionable.
If you breach these Terms in any way then the licence granted to you will be automatically terminated upon such breach and we may take such action as we deem appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to iSochal, prohibiting you from accessing iSochal, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing iSochal, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to iSochal and/or bringing court proceedings against you.
All material contained on iSochal is and shall remain at all times the copyright of Dostech Limited.
You must retain, and must not delete or remove all copyright notices and other proprietary notices placed by us on any material.
iSochal is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. We make no representations or warranties in relation to iSochal or the information and material provided on iSochal.
The content of the pages of iSochal is for your general information and use only and it is subject to change without prior notice.
We do not warrant that iSochal will be constantly available, or available at all; or that the information on iSochal is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.
Nothing on iSochal constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. We do not provide any warranty as to the suitability of the information and material found or offered on iSochal for any particular purpose. You understand and agree that Dostech Limited is not liable or responsible for any product, service or opportunity offered by any user on iSochal. We do not assess or investigate the accuracy or identity of any posting or user and shall not be liable to you for any loss, damage or harm you may suffer as a result of using iSochal or acquiring any product or service from a third party posting or advertising on iSochal.
Your use of any information or material on iSochal is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services, opportunities or information available through iSochal meet your own specific requirements.
You acknowledge that information and material found or offered on iSochal may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to iSochal and the use of iSochal (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill).
Limitations and Exclusions of Liability
To the extent that iSochal and the information and services on iSochal are provided, our liability to you in relation to the use of iSochal or under or in connection with these Terms, whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, will be limited as follows: Dostech Limited and its employees will not be liable to you for any loss or damage of any nature whether arising directly or indirectly from the use of or reliance on information obtained from iSochal; Dostech Limited and its employees will not be liable for any consequential, indirect or special loss or damage and will not be liable for any loss of profit, income, revenue, anticipated savings, contracts, business, goodwill, reputation, data, or information.
Nothing in these Terms will limit or exclude our liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence, limit or exclude our liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation or limit any of our liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law.
By using iSochal, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in these Terms are reasonable. If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use iSochal.
If you breach these Terms you will be held fully responsible for any loss suffered by us as result of such breach and will be held accountable for all losses caused or profits gained by you from breaching these Terms.
You agree to indemnify us and undertake to keep us indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including, without limitation, legal expenses) incurred or suffered by us arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these Terms.
iSochal may contain links to other websites that are not under the control of and are not maintained by us. We are not responsible for the content or reliability of the linked websites. We provide these links for your convenience only but do not endorse the material on those sites.
The failure by us to enforce at any time or for any period any one or more of the Terms shall not be a waiver of them or the right at any time subsequently to enforce all Terms.
If any provision of these Terms shall be found by any court to be invalid or unenforceable, such invalidity or unenforceability shall not affect the other provisions of these Terms which shall remain in full force and effect.
If any provision of these Terms is so found to be invalid or unenforceable but would be valid or enforceable if some part of the provision were deleted, the provision in question shall apply with such modification(s) as may be necessary to make it valid and enforceable.
We may revise these Terms from time-to-time. Revised Terms will apply to the use of iSochal from the date of the publication of the revised Terms on iSochal. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.
Exclusion of Third Party Rights
These Terms are for the benefit of you and us, and are not intended to benefit any third party or be enforceable by any third party. The exercise of our and your rights in relation to these Terms is not subject to the consent of any third party.
These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of iSochal, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of iSochal.
Jurisdiction and Governing Law
These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Any dispute, claim or matter arising out of, or relating to, these Terms shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
Version 2, updated 6 August 2019