Recommendedagencies.com is a service provided by The Drum Recommends owned by Carnyx Group Ltd whose registered office is at Mercat Building, 26 Gallowgate, Glasgow G1 5AB.

Registered in Scotland for the purpose of these terms and conditions "we", "our" and "us" refers to The Drum Recommends.

Please review these terms and conditions carefully before using the website. Your use of the website indicates your agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.

If you don't agree to these Terms, don't use this website. By registering for and/or using the website, our services, any premium service we offer, any platform, other service or information provided as part of the Site or The Drum Recommends services (collectively, "Services"), you agree that you are bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement, and you represent and warrant that you have the full power, authority and legal capacity to enter into these Terms of Use. If you are using this website or our Services on behalf of a legal entity, you are nevertheless individually bound by these Terms and conditions of Use even if your company has a separate agreement with us.

You agree not to sell or modify the content of recommendedagencies.com. You agree not to reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute, or otherwise use the content of recommendedagencies.com in any way for any public or commercial purpose, related to products or services that are not those of the Site, in any other manner that is likely to cause confusion among consumers, that disparages or discredits The Drum Recommends or our licensors, that dilutes the strength of The Drum Recommends or our licensor's property, or that otherwise infringes The Drum Recommends intellectual property rights.

Acceptable usage

You must only use the website in accordance with these terms and conditions and, in any event, for lawful and proper purposes which include complying with all applicable laws, regulations and codes of practice within the jurisdiction from which you are accessing this website.

You agree that you will not:

  • Post, transmit or disseminate any information on or via the website which is or may be harmful, obscene, defamatory or otherwise illegal.
  • Make use of the website to cause an infringement of the rights of any other individual, company or organisation.
  • Make any unauthorised, false or fraudulent claims or membership applications
  • Deface, alter or interfere with the 'look and feel' of the website or our software code.
  • Perform any action that creates an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the website or related infrastructure.
  • Attempt to probe, scan, test the vulnerability of our system or network to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization.
  • Attempt to obtain unauthorised access to any of our networks.
  • Use the Account, username, or password of another Registered User.
  • Allow any third party who is not authorized to do so to use your Account at any time.
  • Intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information from the Site.
  • Perform any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the Site infrastructure, including but not limited to "spam" or other such unsolicited mass e-mail practice.

You agree to notify The Drum Recommends immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or password, or any other breach of security. You may be held liable for losses incurred by The Drum Recommends or any other user of or visitor to the Site due to someone else using your user ID, password or account as a result of your failing to keep your account information secure and confidential.

Please Note that without prejudice to any of our other rights (whether at law or otherwise) we reserve the right to: Cancel your membership without reference to you or disallow you access to our website should we believe (in our discretion) that you are in breach of any of these terms and conditions.

Payments and fees

Should you choose to become a member of The Drum Recommends, you agree to pay the membership fees and any other charges incurred in connection with the membership or service you may decide to purchase while using the Site. These fees (including any applicable taxes) will be accepted by you at the time of purchase, at rates clearly posted and in effect when the charges were incurred. Unless we state in writing otherwise, all fees and charges are non-refundable.

If you sign up for membership, the Service is billed in advance on a yearly or quarterly basis for a fixed 12 month period and is non-refundable. There will be no refunds or credits for partial years of service or refunds for months unused with an open account. In order to treat everyone equally, no exceptions will be made.

We reserve the right to change membership fees, service fees, processing fees or any other fee that may be charged by The Drum Recommends at any time, at the sole discretion of The Drum Recommends and upon reasonable notice posted in advance on the Site. No refunds of fees already paid will be given. If we exercise our right to cancel a membership as provided under these Terms of Service, at any time, we will not refund the membership fee already paid.

Memberships

The membership forms set out the key criteria for membership and you will be entitled to the membership services specified. By filling out a particular form you warrant that you meet the criteria specified. We may contact you at any time to verify any information that you have submitted either by email, post, fax or telephone and reserve the right not to process any membership application at our sole discretion.

Changes

The Drum Recommends may from time to time modify/delete or add to the services, features and functions in its sole discretion, without notice to you. We may make changes or what we consider to be improvements to the information, services, products and other materials on this website, or terminate the website, at any time without prior notice. We may also modify these terms and conditions at any time, and such modification shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modified terms and conditions on the website. Accordingly, your continued access or use of the website will be deemed to be your acceptance of the modified terms and conditions.

External links

Recommendedagencies.com may include links to other internet sites. We do not endorse any such websites and we are not responsible for the information, material, products or services contained on or accessible through those websites. Your access and use of such websites remains solely at your own risk. You may only link to our website with our express written permission. We expressly reserve the right to withdraw our consent at any time to a link which in our sole opinion is inappropriate or controversial.

Limitation of liability

Whilst we aim to ensure maintain continuity of service, high quality content and user experience, the nature of the medium means that errors, omissions, interruptions of service and delays may occur at any time. We do not accept any liability arising from any such errors, omissions, interruptions or delays or any ongoing obligation or responsibility to operate our website (or any particular part of it) or to provide the service offered on our website. The specification of this site may vary from time to time without notice.

Disclaimer of warranty

To the maximum extent permitted by law, we disclaim all implied warranties with regard to the information, services and materials contained on this website. All such information, services and materials are provided "as is" and "as available" without warranty of any kind.

The Drum Recommends is not responsible for any errors or omissions, or for the results obtained from the use of this information. In particular, the data, insights and information herein does not contain any form of advice, recommendation or arrangement and is not intended to be relied upon by users in making (or refraining from making) any specific investments or other decisions. The Drum Recommends reserves the right to make changes to the website at any time and without notice. We are not liable for any damages caused by the information or materials that may be downloaded from the Site.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold us harmless from any liability, loss, claim and expense (including all legal fees) related to your misuse of the website or your breach of these terms and conditions. You must notify us immediately if anyone makes or threatens to make any claim against you relating to your use of this site.

Information on our website supplied by you

Whilst we make every effort to ensure that the information on our website is accurate and complete, we are not able to check the accuracy or completeness of that information. We do not accept any liability arising from any inaccuracy or omission in any of the information on our site or any liability in respect of information on this site supplied by you, any other site user or any other person.

Accounts

To become a Registered User and to access Services you must register for an Account. You agree to provide true, accurate and complete information as prompted by the registration form and all forms you access on the Site, and to update this information to maintain its truthfulness, accuracy and completeness.

During registration, you will be asked to choose a username and password for the Account. As a Registered User, you agree and you are entirely responsible to safeguard and maintain the confidentiality of the username and password you use to access this Site. You authorize The Drum Recommends to assume that any person using the Site with your username and password is you or is authorized to act for you. You agree to notify us immediately if you suspect any unauthorized use of the Account.

At the point of purchase of a membership, an agreed and set number of licenses is allocated to the purchasing entity. Licenses can be allocated to individuals over time, however, all licenses are activated at the time of purchase, not at time of allocation / first use by account holders.

You will not transfer, assign or delegate your rights or obligations (including your Account) under these Terms of Service to anyone without the express written permission of The Drum Recommends, and any attempt to do so will be null and void. The Drum Recommends may assign these Terms of Service in its sole discretion.

To create a The Drum Recommends Agency Page, the Agency must be a company or legal entity that meets The Drum Recommends's minimum requirements and you must have the authority to create the Agency Page on behalf of the Agency.

Content

You understand that all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, advertisements, messages or other materials submitted, posted or displayed by You on or through the Website ("User Content") is the sole responsibility of the person from which such User Content originated. The Drum Recommends claims no ownership or control over any User Content. You or a third party licensor, as appropriate, retain all patent, trademark and copyright to any User Content You submit, post or display on or through The Drum Recommends and You are responsible for protecting those rights, as appropriate.

By submitting, posting or displaying User Content on or through The Drum Recommends, You grant The Drum Recommends a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to reproduce, adapt, distribute and publish such User Content through The Drum Recommends. In addition, by submitting, posting or displaying User Content which is intended to be available to the general public, You grant The Drum Recommends a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to reproduce, adapt, distribute and publish such User Content for the purpose of promoting The Drum Recommends Services. The Drum Recommends will discontinue this licensed use within a commercially reasonable period after such User Content is removed from the Site. The Drum Recommends reserves the right to refuse to accept, post, display or transmit any User Content in its sole discretion.

Miscellaneous

The Drum Recommends, and Recommendedagencies and logo(s) are registered trademarks of Deansgate Publishing Limited.

These terms and conditions contain all the terms of your agreement with us relating to your use of our website. No other written or oral statement (including statements in any brochure or promotional literature published by us) will be incorporated. To view our privacy statement visit recommendedagencies.com

The Drum Recommends reserves the right to change the terms of this Agreement or to modify any feature of the Site or service. By continuing to use the Site after the posting of notices regarding such changes, you agree to be bound by such changes.

You are responsible for creation, storage, and backup of your business records. These Terms of Service and any registration for or subsequent use of this Site will not be construed as creating any responsibility on The Drum Recommends's part to store, backup, retain, or grant access to any information or data for any period.

Use of recommendedagencies.com, any downloaded material from it and the operation of these terms and conditions shall be governed by, construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Scotland and you agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Scottish Courts. We reserve the right to bring proceedings in the Courts of the country of your residence.

If any provision of these terms and conditions is held to be invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, such invalidity shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions, which shall remain in full force and effect. Nothing in these terms and conditions shall create a partnership or agency agreement between us.

Any personal information you supply will be used in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act 1998. For more information contact us on +44 (00) 845 004 5626 or visit www.recommendedagencies.com.