Website Terms and Conditions

Summary

This is a summary of the following agreement, written to help you understand the agreement. It should not be taken as a full or perfect summary, nor as a  substitute for the agreement itself – if the two seem to conflict, precedence should be given to the agreement which begins at “Introduction”. In summary then:

  • if you disagree with the terms, you should not use the website
  • do not copy or redistribute the website, except to keep a personal copy
  • do not attempt to damage the website or access restricted sections
  • when you submit user content consider what you publish. You grant Meeple Games the right to publish it
  • meeple Games provides no warranty for this website, will not be liable to you and you will indemify Meeple Games if you breach this contract
  • this does not exclude Meeple Games liability in injury caused by their negligence, etc, nor does it attempt to enforce any provisions which are unenforceable in law
  • Meeple Games may revise these terms. Please check them regularly
  • together with the cookie policy, privacy policy and website disclaimer, they comprise the whole agreement between you and Meeple games
  • Meeple Games company and contact details are at the bottom.

Introduction

These terms and conditions govern your use of this website; by using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full.   If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website.

This website uses cookies.  By using this website and agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to our Meeple Game’s use of cookies in accordance with the terms of Meeple Games’s privacy policy and cookies policy.

License to use website

Unless otherwise stated, Meeple Games and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website.  Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.

You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.  

You must not:

  • republish material from this website (including republication on another website)
  • sell, rent or sub-license material from the website
  • show any material from the website in public
  • reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial purpose
  • edit or otherwise modify any material on the website
  • redistribute material from this website.

Acceptable use

You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

You must not use this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.

You must not use this website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.

You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing without Meeple Games’ express written consent.

Restricted access

Access to certain areas of this website is restricted.  Meeple Games reserves the right to restrict access to other areas of this website, or indeed this entire website, at Meeple Games’ discretion.

If you registered an account to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential.  

Meeple Games may disable your user ID and password in Meeple Games’ sole discretion without notice or explanation.

User content

In these terms and conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website, particularly in the blog comments section or for whatever purpose.

You grant to Meeple Games a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media.  You also grant to Meeple Games the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.

Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or Meeple Games or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).  

You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.

Meeple Games reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on Meeple Games’ servers, or hosted or published upon this website.

Notwithstanding Meeple Games’ rights under these terms and conditions in relation to user content, Meeple Games does not undertake to monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on, this website.

No warranties

This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied.  Meeple Games makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website.  

Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, Meeple Games does not warrant that:

  • this website will be constantly available, or available at all
  • the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.

Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind.  If you require advice in relation to any legal matter you should consult an appropriate professional.

Limitations of liability

Meeple Games will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website:

  • to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss
  • for any indirect, special or consequential loss
  • for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.

These limitations of liability apply even if Meeple Games has been expressly advised of the potential loss.

Exceptions

Nothing in these terms and conditions will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in the terms and conditions will exclude or limit Meeple Games’ liability in respect of any:

  • death or personal injury caused by Meeple Games’ negligence
  • fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of Meeple Games
  • matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for Meeple Games to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.

Reasonableness

By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in these terms and conditions are reasonable.  

If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.

Other parties

You accept that, as a limited liability entity, Meeple Games has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees.  You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against Meeple Games’ officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website.

Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect Meeple Games’ officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as Meeple Games.

Unenforceable provisions

If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

Indemnity

You hereby indemnify Meeple Games and undertake to keep Meeple Games indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by Meeple Games to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of Meeple Games’ legal advisers) incurred or suffered by Meeple Games arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions.

Breaches of these terms and conditions

Without prejudice to Meeple Games’ other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, Meeple Games may take such action as Meeple Games deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.

Variation

Meeple Games may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time.  Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website.  Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

Assignment

Meeple Games may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with Meeple Games’ rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent.

You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.  

Severability

If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.  If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

Entire agreement

These terms and conditions, together with the cookie policy, privacy policy and website disclaimer, constitute the entire agreement between you and Meeple Games in relation to your use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.

Law and jurisdiction

These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with UK law, and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of the United Kingdom.

Meeple Games’ details

Meeple Games’ address is 52 North Road, Durham, DH1 4SF.  

You can contact Meeple Games by email to [email protected].