TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

Access to and use of ”thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’, both within the UK and internationally is provided by The Power Collective Ltd on the following terms:

1. By using ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ you agree to be bound by these terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use of ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’. If you do not agree to be bound by all of the following terms please do not access, use and/or contribute to ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’.

2. The Power Collective Ltd may change these terms from time to time and so you should check these terms regularly. Your continued use of ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ will be deemed acceptance of the updated or amended terms. If you do not agree to the changes, you should cease using this website. If there is any conflict between these terms and specific local terms appearing elsewhere on ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ (including house rules) then the latter shall prevail.

Use of ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’

3. You agree to use ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ only for lawful purposes, and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use and enjoyment of ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’. Prohibited behaviour includes harassing or causing distress or inconvenience to any person, transmitting obscene or offensive content or disrupting the normal flow of dialogue within ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’.

Intellectual Property

4. All copyright, trade marks, design rights, patents and other intellectual property rights (registered and unregistered) in and on ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ and all content (including all applications) located on the site shall remain vested in The Power Collective Ltd or its licensors (which includes other users). You may not copy, reproduce, republish, disassemble, decompile, reverse engineer, download, post, broadcast, transmit, make available to the public, or otherwise use ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ content in any way except for your own personal, non-commercial use. You also agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ content except for your own personal, non-commercial use. Any other use of ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ content requires the prior written permission of The Power Collective Ltd.

5. The names, images and logos identifying The Power Collective Ltd or third parties and their products and services are subject to copyright, design rights and trade marks of The Power Collective Ltd and/or third parties. Nothing contained in these terms shall be construed as conferring any licence or right to use any trade mark, design right or copyright of The Power Collective Ltd or any other third party. Contributions to The Power Collective Ltd

6. By sharing any contribution (including any text, photographs, graphics, video or audio) with The Power Collective Ltd you agree to grant to The Power Collective Ltd, free of charge, permission to use the material in any way it wants (including modifying and adapting it for operational and editorial reasons).

7. Copyright in your contribution will remain with you and this permission is not exclusive, so you can continue to use the material in any way including allowing others to use it.

8. In order that The Power Collective Ltd can use your contribution, you confirm that your contribution is your own original work, is not defamatory and does not infringe any UK laws, that you have the right to give The Power Collective Ltd permission to use it for the purposes specified above, and that you have the consent of anyone who is identifiable in your contribution or the consent of their parent / guardian if they are under 16.

9. We normally show your name with your contribution, unless you request otherwise, but for operational reasons this is not always possible.The Power Collective Ltd may need to contact you for administrative or verification purposes in relation to your contribution, or in relation to particular projects.

10. Please do not endanger yourself or others, take any unnecessary risks or break any laws when creating content you may share with The Power Collective Ltd.

11. If you do not want to grant The Power Collective Ltd the permission set out above on these terms, please do not submit or share your contribution to or with ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’.

12. If you have any questions about contributing content to The Power Collective Ltd, please contact The Power Collective Ltd (see Contact page).

Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability

13. The views expressed are theirs and unless specifically stated are not those of The Power Collective Ltd itself. Any links to third party websites from ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ do not amount to any endorsement of that site by The Power Collective Ltd and any use of that site by you is at your own risk.

14.’thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ content, including the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to The Power Collective Ltd, its products and services (or to third party products and services), is provided “AS IS” and on an “AS AVAILABLE” basis. To the extent permitted by law, The Power Collective Ltd excludes all representations and warranties (whether express or implied by law), including the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. The Power Collective Ltd does not guarantee the timeliness, completeness or performance of the website or any of the content. While we try to ensure that all content provided by The Power Collective Ltd is correct at the time of publication no responsibility is accepted by or on behalf of The Power Collective Ltd for any errors, omissions or in the content on the website.

15. Nothing in these terms limits or excludes The Power Collective Ltd’s liability for death or personal injury caused by its proven negligence. Subject to the previous sentence, The Power Collective Ltd shall not be liable for any of the following losses or damage (whether such damage or losses were foreseen, foreseeable, known or otherwise): (a) loss of data; (b) loss of revenue or anticipated profits; (c) loss of business; (d) loss of opportunity; (e) loss of goodwill or injury to reputation; (f) losses suffered by third parties; or (g) any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ regardless of the form of action.

16. The Power Collective Ltd does not warrant that functions available on ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that ‘thepowercollective.com, ridgeblade.com, ridgeblade.co.uk’ or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs. You acknowledge that it is your responsibility to implement sufficient procedures and virus checks (including anti-virus and other security checks) to satisfy your particular requirements for the accuracy of data input and output.

17. If any of these terms are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from these terms and the remaining terms shall survive and continue to be binding and enforceable.

18. The failure or delay of The Power Collective Ltd to exercise or enforce any right in these terms does not waive The Power Collective Ltd’s right to enforce that right.

19. These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales which shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes.