We are happy that you have chosen SCA London to help with your online learning experience needs. The following pages create the terms and conditions of a contract between you and us which covers (a) your use of our platform and (b) how we make our learning experiences available to you.
Whilst the full terms and conditions of this contract are set out further below, we have summarised the key terms of the contract as follows. Please note that this summary does not form part of our contract and if there is any conflict then you will need to rely on the contract itself.
(a) Platform use
We are licensed to use all the content on our platform. Although, if the content is owned by our People, we control access to it. Please respect the content and the access.
You are not allowed to commercialise our platform or the content on it (ie you are not allowed to make money or attract advertising to another business by using our platform).
You can share our Homepage URL with others but if you only link to part of our platform or copy and paste parts of it you have to acknowledge where the content comes from.
We are not responsible for the content or any viruses etc on sites that we may link to.
(b) Registering on our Events
You need to be aware that our People may have their own terms, policies and procedures regarding your eligibility to participate in our courses. If you do not meet those criteria, you will not be permitted to register for them on our platform.
You may only use the content on our platform for your own personal or business learning and you are not allowed to adapt it or distribute any of it to anybody else.
You may be able to post your own content on our site. We don’t make any claim to ownership of that content but you do give us a licence to use, exploit and sublicense it for any purposes associated with the provision of the platform or the course. You are responsible for making sure the content of what you post does not infringe the copyright or other rights of third parties and you may be liable to them and to us for any loss or damage that they or we suffer for content you publish which infringes the rights of others.
The content we provide on our platform is owned by us or by our People. You have no rights over that content except as provided in the contract.
The following terms and conditions (the “Terms”) apply to our provision and your use of the information, services and materials (“Online Content, Experiences and Courses”) through the SCA London platform (the “Platform”) including you visiting and browsing the Platform (being a “Visitor”) and registering with SCA London as a student (a “Learner”).
These Terms should be read alongside, and are in addition to our policies, including our privacy and cookies policies (the “Policies”).
Please read these Terms carefully. These Terms are not negotiable. If you do not agree to them, you must stop using the Platform and the Online Content, Experiences and Courses immediately.
1.1 In these Terms, references to “we” or “us” are to SCA London Limited, a company incorporated in England and Wales (registered number 13243502) whose registered address is at Suit 25 Belgrade Centre, Wellingborough, England, NN8 2QH, United Kingdom.
1.2 In these Terms, references to “you” or “your” are references to you whether as a Learner or Visitor.
1.3 SCA London offers Online Learning Experiences, Online Content, Experiences and Courses from industry practitioners from across the world (“People”).
1.4 If you have any questions about these Terms or wish to contact us for any reason please email us on firstname.lastname@example.org
USING THE PLATFORM (LEARNER CONDUCT)
2.1 By using this Platform and the Online Content, Experiences and Courses, you confirm that you have read, agree and are in compliance with these Terms and the Policies (each as amended from time to time). Use of the Platform and access to the Online Content, Experiences and Courses by anyone under the age of 13 is strictly prohibited.
2.2 Your use of and access to this Platform and the Online Content, Experiences and Courses are subject to the following conditions (“Acceptable Use Conditions”), and you agree that failure to comply with any one of the Acceptable Use Conditions will constitute a breach of these Terms. The Acceptable Use Conditions are as follows:
You agree to use the Platform and access the Online Content, Experiences and Courses only for lawful purposes and your use of the Platform and Online Content, Experiences and Courses is in no way unlawful or fraudulent, and does not have the intention or effect of damaging us or our People either reputation ally or financially;
You agree not to use or access the Platform or the Online Content, Experiences and Courses for the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way;
You agree not to distribute all or any part of the Platform or Online Content, Experiences and Courses in any medium without our prior written consent, unless such distribution is offered through the functionality of the Platform and permitted by these Terms including, without limitation, under section 6.11;
You agree not to alter or modify any part of the Platform or the Online Content, Experiences and Courses;
You agree not to access the Platform or Online Content, Experiences and Courses through any technology other than the software provided by us or enabled via API’s or other generally available third-party web browsers such as Chrome, FireFox, Safarii Opera or Internet Explorer;
You agree not to (and will not attempt to) circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with any security related features of the Platform or any features that (i) prevent or restrict use or copying of content or (ii) enforce any limitations on you, the use of the Platform or access to the Online Content, Experiences and Courses;
You agree not to knowingly transmit any data or send or submit any content that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, key-stroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware;
You agree not to use or access the Platform or Online Content, Experiences and Courses for any commercial uses or for the benefit of any third party, including but not limited to:
the sale of access to the Online Content, Experiences and Courses or any associated content;
the solicitation of business in the course of trade or in connection with a commercial enterprise; and
the solicitation of any Visitors or Learners of the Platform with respect to their content for commercial purposes;
You agree to use the Platform and access the Online Content, Experiences and Courses in a way which does not infringe the rights of third parties or restrict or prevent anyone else’s use and enjoyment of the Platform, Online Content, Experiences and Courses;
You agree not to ask for, collect or harvest any personal data of any Visitor or Learner of the Platform or Online Content, Experiences and Courses;
You agree not to post, upload, email or otherwise transmit to or otherwise cause us to email, transmit or otherwise distribute chain letters, surveys or studies, calls to action, junk mail, pyramid schemes, incentives (monetary or click-based), spimming or spamming, or bulk communications of any kind, whether or not for commercial or non-commercial purposes;
You will not copy, reproduce, create derivative works of, distribute, transmit, broadcast, display, sell, licence, or otherwise exploit any content contained on the Platform (including without limitation the Online Content, Experiences and Courses) for any other purpose other than as permitted by these Terms without our prior written consent;
You agree not to use the Platform or the Online Content, Experiences and Courses in any manner intended to damage, disable, overburden or impair any SCA London server or the network(s) connected to any SCA London server, or infringe any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of any servers or networks connected to the Platform;
You agree not to use any high volume, automated, or electronic means to access the Platform or the Online Content, Experiences and Courses (including without limitation robots, spiders or scripts);
You agree not to frame the Platform or the Online Content, Experiences and Courses, place pop-up windows over its pages, or otherwise affect the display of its pages;
You agree not to access or attempt to access any other Visitor or Learner’s account or falsely state, impersonate, or otherwise misrepresent your identity, including but not limited misrepresenting your affiliations with a person or entity, past or present;
You agree not to force headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any communication transmitted through the Platform; and
You agree not to send, knowingly receive, submit, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with these Terms and the Policies).
2.3 You agree to comply with these Terms in relation to any Learner Content (as defined in paragraph 6.1 below) provided by you in connection with the Online Content, Experiences and Courses and in connection with the ability to post messages (as further detailed in paragraphs 6.6 to 6.9 below).
2.4 We grant the operators of public search engines permission to use spiders to copy materials from the site for the sole purpose of creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials, but not caches or archives of such materials. We reserve the right to revoke these exceptions, either generally or in specific cases.
2.5 You acknowledge and agree that the form and nature of the Platform and Online Content, Experiences and Courses which we provide may change from time to time without prior notice to you.
2.6 Whilst we do all we can to ensure that the Online Content, Experiences and Courses are of a high standard, you understand and acknowledge that, in using the Platform and Online Content, Experiences and Courses, you may be exposed to content from our People that is factually inaccurate, offensive if taken out of context, indecent to certain people, or otherwise objectionable to you. We are not responsible (legally or otherwise) for any claims you may have against us in relation to this type of content.
2.7 You acknowledge and agree that we may stop (permanently or temporarily) providing the Platform, Online Content, Experiences and Courses (or any part of the Online Content, Experiences and Courses) to you or to Learners generally for whatever reason, at our sole discretion, without prior notice to you.
2.8 You agree that you are solely responsible for (and that we have no responsibility to you or to any third party for) any breach of your obligations under the Terms and for the consequences of that breach (including, but not limited to, any loss or damage which we or any third party may suffer).
LICENCE TO USE
3.1 Subject to your compliance with these Terms, we grant you a fully revocable, worldwide, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non sub-licensable limited right and licence:
to access, internally use and display the Platform and Online Content, Experiences and Courses as an individual only at your location solely as necessary to browse and/or participate in the Online Content, Experiences and Courses as permitted by these Terms; and
to download permitted content from the Online Content, Experiences and Courses so that you may exercise the rights granted to you by these Terms.
3.2 You must abide by all copyright notices or restrictions contained on the Platform or the Online Content, Experiences and Courses. You may not delete any attributions, legal or proprietary notices on the Platform or the Online Content, Experiences and Courses.
3.3 Certain People may, at their own discretion, make available certain Online Content, Experiences and Courses under a Creative Commons licence (non-commercial). Should People choose to do this, it will be clearly identified on the appropriate Online Content, Experiences and Courses page of the Platform and we acknowledge that the Creative Commons licence will override certain of these Terms as appropriate. A full copy of the relevant Creative Commons licence will be available from a link at that point.
4.1 It is our policy that any content included on the Platform or within the Online Content, Experiences and Courses that infringes, or is likely to infringe, the intellectual property rights of any third party will be removed from the Platform as soon as possible after we are made aware of such infringement or potential infringement.
4.2 If you are the owner of intellectual property rights, or are authorised to act on behalf of an owner, or authorised to act under any exclusive right, you should report any alleged infringements of your intellectual property rights taking place on or through the Platform by emailing a Copyright Infringement Notice to email@example.com, containing at a minimum the details outlined in section 4.4 below.
4.3 We will take whatever action, in our sole discretion, we deem appropriate, including the removal of the challenged content.
4.4 When you notify us in accordance with paragraph 4.2, your written Copyright Infringement Notice must contain the following:
statement telling us you believe that you have found content on the Platform which you believe infringes your intellectual property rights;
which country your intellectual property rights apply to;
the title of the content concerned and the full URL for access to that content;
statement explaining how the content infringes your intellectual property rights;
your mailing address, telephone number and email address so that we can contact you;
a statement that the information contained in the notice is accurate and that you are the owner of the intellectual property rights or have an exclusive right in law to bring infringement proceedings in respect of its use; and
your signature (an electronic signature is sufficient).
4.5 We will, acting in our sole discretion, terminate Learner Accounts and access to the Platform and Online Content, Experiences and Courses if a Learner has been notified of infringing activity twice or more (regardless of whether the Learner has taken appropriate action as we may direct).
PRIVACY AND SECURITY
LINKING TO OTHER SITES
6.1 The Platform may contain links to pages on other platforms (“Linked Sites”), and those Linked Sites may contain content or offer products and/or services for sale.
6.2 We do not author, edit, control, or monitor these Linked Sites. You acknowledge and agree that:
we have no responsibility for the accuracy or availability of information provided by Linked Sites; and
we do not control or endorse the sponsors of such Linked Sites or the content, products, advertising or other materials presented on such Linked Sites.
6.3 We may remove any links to Linked Sites from the Platform at any time for any reason.
6.4 We will not be liable for any transactions conducted by you with third parties through any Linked Site or for any liability arising from any representations or information provided on such Linked Sites.
6.5 We appreciate that Linked Sites may contain material in which the operator of the Linked Sites has intellectual property rights. We respect those rights and provide the links for information purposes only. The fact that we have linked to any Linked Site does not create or imply any relationship or partnership between us and the operator of such Linked Site.
SCA LLONDON’S INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
7.1 We are the owner or the licensee of all necessary intellectual property rights in all aspects of the Platform and Online Content, Experiences and Courses including but not limited to the technology, source code, all content, software, scripts, images, graphics and audio (the “Online Content, Experiences and Courses IPR”). The Online Content, Experiences and Courses IPR is protected to the fullest extent possible by copyright laws. All such rights are reserved. You agree that the Online Content, Experiences and Courses IPR remain the property of us or the licensor, as applicable, and that all updates and modifications to the Online Content, Experiences and Courses IPR will vest in us or the licensor, as applicable. You also agree that you have no rights in or to the Online Content, Experiences and Courses IPR other than the right to use it in accordance with the terms of the licence in paragraph 5 above. Unless otherwise stated, copyright in the Online Content, Experiences and Courses belongs to the relevant Partner Institution providing the Online Content, Experiences and Courses.
7.2 Other than any content submitted to the Platform by you, we own or are licensed to use all present and future copyright, registered and unregistered trademarks, design rights, unregistered designs, database rights and all other present and future intellectual property rights and rights in the nature of intellectual property rights existing in or in relation to the Platform (“SCA LONDON IPR”).
7.3 If any Online Content, Experiences and Courses IPR or SCA LONDON IPR vests in you, whether by operation of law or otherwise, you duly assign to us all right, title and interest (whether legal or beneficial) in such Online Content, Experiences and Courses IPR or SCA LONDON IPR, as the case may be, throughout the world to the fullest extent possible, including any and all renewals and extensions of such Online Content, Experiences and Courses IPR or SCA LONDON IPR. You unconditionally and irrevocably waive any and all moral rights you may have either now or in the future existing in or in connection with the Online Content, Experiences and Courses or the Platform.
7.4 You agree to sign and provide all such deeds, documents, acts and things as we may reasonably require in order to assign any Online Content, Experiences and Courses IPR and/or SCA LONDON IPR to us, to carry out the intended purpose of these Terms, or to establish, perfect, preserve or enforce our rights under these Terms.
YOUR LIABILITY TO US
8.1 You indemnify and keep us fully indemnified from and against all actions, claims, demands, costs, expenses, liabilities, loss, damages or other monetary relief brought, made or awarded against or incurred by us resulting (directly or indirectly) from:
you submitting Learner Content to the Platform or participating in the Online Content, Experiences and Courses;
your access to the Platform or Online Content, Experiences and Courses;
your breach of any of these Terms; and
any negligent act or omission, deliberate default or breach of statutory duty on your part.
8.2 Each indemnity in this paragraph is separate and independent from the other obligations in these Terms. Each of these indemnities is to remain fully effective despite any indulgence granted from time to time and despite any judgement or order.
8.3 This paragraph 8 survives the expiry of these Terms.
OUR LIABILITY TO YOU
9.1 Nothing in these Terms affects any statutory rights that you are entitled to as a consumer.
9.2 The Platform and the Online Content, Experiences and Courses are provided to you “as is” and we make no warranty or representation to you with respect to them.
9.3 We exclude all representations, warranties, conditions and terms expressed or implied by statute, common law or otherwise to the fullest extent permitted by law. We accept no liability for any special, indirect, incidental, consequential or economic loss, or any other losses, howsoever caused arising out of or in connection with these Terms. This includes (without limitation):
any loss of profit (directly or indirectly);
any loss of goodwill; and
any loss of opportunity.
9.4 We provide the Online Content, Experiences and Courses on the Platform in good faith but give no warranty or representation that the Online Content, Experiences and Courses are accurate, complete or up-to-date or that they will meet your requirements, nor that the Platform does not infringe the rights of any third party. We accept no responsibility or liability for your use of Online Content, Experiences and Courses on the Platform and your use is entirely at your own risk. While we take reasonable precautions to prevent the existence of computer viruses and/or other malicious programs on the Platform, we accept no liability for them.
9.5 Information transmitted via this Platform will pass over public telecommunications networks. We make no representation or warranty that the operation of this Platform will be timely, secure, uninterrupted or error-free and disclaim all liability in that respect to the greatest extent permitted by law.
9.6 We accept no responsibility for any loss or damage incurred by you as a result of:
any reliance placed by you on the completeness, accuracy or existence of any information or advertising, or as a result of any relationship or transaction between you and any advertiser or sponsor whose advertising appears on the Platform or in relation to the Online Content, Experiences and Courses;
any changes which we may make to the Platform or Online Content, Experiences and Courses, or for any temporary interruptions in the provision of the Platform or Online Content, Experiences and Courses;
the deletion of, corruption of, or failure to store, any Online Content, Experiences and Courses and other communications data maintained or transmitted by or through your use of the Platform;
your failure to provide us with accurate account information; or
your failure to keep your account details secure and confidential.
9.7 We reserve the right to suspend your use of the Platform and/or access to the Online Content, Experiences and Courses at any time for operational, regulatory, legal or other reasons.
9.8 We may terminate your use of the Platform with immediate effect:
if we reasonably believe you or any Learner you are connected with are in breach of any of these Terms;
in order to prevent any fraudulent, unlawful or abusive activity; or
if it is necessary to prevent or stop any harm or damage to us, other Learners of the Platform or the general public
10.1 These Terms, your use and access to the Platform, and all other policies issued by us whether referred to by us herein or not are governed by and construed in all respects in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
10.2 Any or all disputes arising between you and us (whether contractual or non-contractual) in connection with your access and use of the Platform, including as to the validity of these Terms or policy issued by us, will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales. For any dispute between you and us, you agree that you will first attempt to resolve it with us informally. In the unlikely event that we are unable to resolve the dispute in this manner within 28 days of the dispute being notified in writing, we both agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales to resolve any such dispute.
10.3 Notwithstanding paragraph 10.2, you agree that we are permitted to apply for injunctive remedies (or any other types of interim relief) in any jurisdiction at any time.
CHANGES TO THE PLATFORM AND THESE TERMS
11.1 We may update or amend these Terms (as well as our Policies or and other guidance we issue) from time to time to comply with law or to meet our changing business requirements. When we update our Terms or Policies, we will take appropriate measures to inform you, consistent with the significance of the changes we make. Any updates or amendments will be posted on the Platform.
11.2 For any operational, regulatory, legal or other reason, we reserve the right to modify, suspend or discontinue all of the Online Content, Experiences and Courses with or without notice to you and we will not be liable to you or any third party for any such modifications, suspension or termination. By continuing to use the Platform, you agree to be bound by the terms of these updates and amendments.
OTHER IMPORTANT TERMS
12.1 If any of these Terms are found to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, the remainder of these Terms remain in full force and effect.
12.2 Only you and we are entitled to enforce these Terms. No third party is entitled to enforce any of these Terms, whether by virtue of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 (which is expressly excluded) or otherwise.
12.3 We may freely transfer or assign any part of our rights or delegate our obligations under these Terms. You are not entitled to transfer or assign, by operation of law or otherwise, any part of your rights or delegate your obligations under these Terms without our prior written consent.
12.4 These Terms, the Policies and the Code of Conduct set out the entire agreement between you and us and replace any and all prior terms, conditions, warranties and/or representations to the fullest extent permitted by law. Any delay or failure by us to exercise any right we may have under these Terms does not constitute a waiver by us of that right.
12.5 Purchases made from our Platform, Eventbrite – Under this policy, you may cancel your purchase of the course within the period of 14 calendar days from the date on which the contract of purchase is concluded. This is called a “Cancellation Period”. Note that if you redeem your voucher during the Cancellation Period, you expressly request us to begin providing the course materials and you acknowledge that you lose your right to cancel the purchase of the course and get any refund for it.