Acme Terms of Use

AGREEMENT BETWEEN USER AND ACME APPOINTMENTS

The Acme Appointments Website (the ‘Site’) is comprised of various web pages operated by Acme Appointments. It is designed to inform you of potential job opportunities, candidates and general information that may be of use in the recruitment process. It is not intended for use by persons in countries other than the UK and no representation or warranty is given as to whether the information on the Site meets with any regulatory or similar requirements of other countries. The terms ‘you’ and ‘user’ as used in these Terms of Use refer to any person and/or entity using the Site for any reason. The term ‘Acme Appointments’ includes any subsidiaries or associates or separate names.
The Site is offered to you conditional on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions and notices contained herein. Your use of the Site constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions and notices.

MODIFICATION OF THESE TERMS OF USE

Acme Appointments reserves the right to change the terms, conditions and notices under which the Site is offered, at any time by way of modification of these Terms of Use without notice. You are advised to check these Terms of Use, which were last updated on 24th May 2004, periodically as any changes are binding on you following your continued use of the Site within 24 hours of any such change(s) being posted to these Terms of Use.

INFORMATION ON THIS SITE

The information supplied on this Site is for information purposes and you should get in touch with us for further details using the contact particulars supplied on the Site. All vacancies advertised are ones on which we have been asked to assist in finding suitable applicants at the time of posting of the vacancy to this Site.

Some of the information on this Site is supplied to us by third parties so, although we make every effort to ensure information on the Site is complete and accurate, we are not able to check this for all such information supplied. We do not accept any liability due to any inaccuracy or omission in relation to any of the information on this Site or any liability in respect of information on this Site supplied by you or by any other user of this Site or by any other person.

UNABLE TO GUARANTEE INTERVIEWS, EMPLOYMENT, ETC

We cannot guarantee that any employer will ask for a specific applicant’s CV or other details, invite them for interview, offer them a position whether permanent, temporary or contract nor can we give any assurance as to the final terms of employment or duration of any appointment. We are also unable to guarantee that any particular applicant will be able to attend interview or meet the requirements of a potential employer.

OUR TRADING TERMS

We make no charges to applicants seeking work through us. Those seeking temporary work that we believe we will be able to assist will be provided with written Terms of Engagement before they are sent on a first assignment through us. For employers each permanent placement or temporary assignment involving a candidate submitted by us following instruction by you will be subject to our standard terms and conditions a copy of which will be supplied to you before we first act on your behalf for the first time in seeking applicants to meet your requirements.

YOUR USE OF THIS SITE

You agree to use this Site only for lawful purposes when seeking employment, for general careers advice or when recruiting staff. You are solely responsible for information you supply to this Site and for ensuring that it is true, accurate, up-to-date and not misleading or likely to mislead or deceive and furthermore that it is not discriminatory, offensive, obscene, defamatory or otherwise illegal, unlawful or in breach of any applicable legislation, regulations, guidelines or codes of practise or the copyright, trademark or other intellectual property rights of any person in any jurisdiction.

You are authorised by Acme Appointments to view a single copy of the material available for access by non company members on this website for your personal, non-commercial use including use a job applicant. You may also copy print or download information from the Site for your personal, non-commercial use including use a job applicant. You may not use the material to create directories, marketing lists or for any other like purpose including but not limited to the sending of unsolicited email, chain letters, promotional materials or other forms of solicitation or the undertaking of surveys or contests. Unauthorised use of the information may breach copyright, trademark and other laws. You may not use the material by incorporating it into another database, search engine or any other website. You must not copy or adapt the HTML code used to create these pages.

Recruiters representing applicants may not send that applicants personal details, CV or resume to this Site in response to a vacancy posting. It is not permitted to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device (including browsers, spiders, robots, avatars, intelligent agents or other such items) to navigate this Site other than any search engines available on this Site or generally available third party browsers (Microsoft Internet Explorer, Netscape Navigator, etc.) Except as otherwise stated within these Terms of Use the copying or duplicating of material or information on this Site or the framing or linking to any such items is prohibited.

NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE

As a condition of your use of the Site, you warrant to Acme Appointments that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions and notices. You may not use the Site in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Site including but not limited to attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Site, accessing areas of the Site not intended for public access, attempting to submit a virus or other corrupted data or overloading the Site using repetitive posting, ‘spamming’, ‘mailbombing’ or similar. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Site. We reserve the right to remove any information supplied to us by you from this Site at our sole discretion and without recourse to yourself.

COOKIES, MONITORING and DATA PROTECTION ACT

A cookie is a small data file sent to your PC when you visit a site. Acme Appointments uses cookies on this Site to assist in your use of the Site. Access to the Site is monitored and requesting URLs, date, time and other information is collated and logged for statistical and security purposes and to help provide a better service to you by understanding our users needs. Your use of this Site constitutes consent to such monitoring and logging. None of this data is linked to any personally identifiable information about you.

Acme Appointments will use personal details supplied by you (including your name, address, contact details and other information you supply as well as, without limitation, any sensitive personal data) for the purposes that we have notified to the Data Protection Registrar including assisting in the recruitment process and all associated administrative functions. Any information you submit to us will not appear on this Site, but we may process such data, which you give us consent to do by submission of the same, and store it on our internal database which is accessible by our internal staff so they can assist in providing recruitment services to you. We may also use it to make you aware of additional services and/or opportunities which we believe may be of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive communications about such items you can inform us at notrequired@acme-appointments.co.uk or when we first make contact with you. You may also wish to refer to our Privacy Policy, which is available on this Site for further information.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES

To assist you the Site may contain links to other websites (‘Linked Site’). These Linked Sites are not under the control of Acme Appointments and Acme Appointments is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Acme Appointments is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site. Acme Appointments is providing these links to you for your interest or convenience only and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Acme Appointments of the site or any association with its operators. We hereby exclude all liability for any claims, loss, demands or damages of any kind howsoever arising as a result of you accessing any Linked Sites from the links contained on our Site. Furthermore you acknowledge that the Terms and Conditions of use of each individual site govern your use of any such Linked Sites.

COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK NOTICES:

All contents of this Site including the ‘look and feel’ of the Site, text, graphics, images, buttons and other items as well as content are: Copyright 2004 Acme Appointments and/or its suppliers. All rights reserved. Modifications to the content by others are expressly prohibited.
The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners. You do not have any right to use such third party trademarks without the express permission of that third party.

LIABILITY DISCLAIMER

The information, software, products, and services included in or available through the Site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. Acme Appointments and/or its suppliers may make improvements and/or changes in the Site at any time. Advice received via this Site, all of which is intended as helpful information to assist with the recruitment process, should not be relied upon for personal, medical, legal or financial decisions and you should consult an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your situation.
Acme Appointments and/or its suppliers make no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, and accuracy of the information, software, products, services and related graphics contained on the Site for any purpose including meeting your employment objectives. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, all such information, software, products, services and related graphics are provided as is without warranty or condition of any kind. Acme Appointments and/or its suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, services and related graphics, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement.To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, Acme Appointments and/or its suppliers shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data, revenue or profits, goodwill or reputation arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the Site, with the delay or inability to use the Site or related services, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the Site, or otherwise arising out of the use of the Site, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if Acme Appointments or any of its suppliers has been advised of the possibility of damages. If you are dissatisfied with any portion of this Site, or with any of these terms of use, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site.

No warranty is made that the Site is free from viruses or any other harmful software which might give rise to loss or corruption of your data or other property and accordingly Acme Appointments shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatever howsoever this arises as a result of viruses or other harmful software. Acme Appointments and its suppliers will do our best to maintain this Site in an operational mode but we are not responsible for any communications equipment including computers and telephonic equipment you use to access this Site. The Site may be unavailable from time to time due to necessary maintenance or upgrade work being carried out. We shall use reasonable endeavours to ensure any downtime is kept to a minimum. The Internet is inherently unreliable and you confirm that Acme Appointments cannot be responsible for the integrity of any information, files or postings you make available to or send to this Site nor for any delays in receipt or transmission of information and furthermore you accept that Acme Appointments is under no obligation to continually operate this Site or any specific parts thereof.

INDEMNITY

In using this Site you agree to indemnify and keep indemnified Acme Appointments against any claims, damages, losses, liabilities and all costs and expenses of defence, including but not limited to legal and other professional fees, resulting directly or indirectly from your use of this Site unless such items arise from and have directly and solely been caused by the gross negligence or intentional wrongful acts of Acme Appointments.

FEEDBACK

You may send any feedback on this Site to the service contact as detailed below. Any such feedback in whatever form received shall be deemed to be no confidential and can be used by Acme Appointments without limitation. Contact: webmaster@acme-appointments.co.uk

JURISDICTION

These Terms of Use shall be subject to English Law and any disputes arising under or in anyway connected with the subject matter of these Terms (whether of a contractual or tortuous nature or otherwise) shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

If any item in these Terms of Use is found to be invalid by the Courts this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use which shall remain in full force and effect. Any waiver of any breach of these Terms of Use shall not be deemed as a continuing or further waiver of the same or any other term.

   
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