Creative Skills is a professional development agency with a web-based information service which includes the presenting of cross artform creative practice. Creative Skills helps creatives and those seeking to engage with creatives by increasing awareness, understanding and stimulating interaction with creative practice in Cornwall and the South West.
Creative Skills is part of Cornwall Arts Centre Trust Ltd. registered charity 292138. Creative Skills is registered with the Information Commissioner under the terms of the Data Protection Act 1998. Data Controller Name: Arts Centre Trust (Truro) Ltd, Registration Number: Z5040163. Our register entry can be accessed from the Information Commissioner's Website.
About the terms
Access to and use of 'www.creativeskills.org.uk’ is provided by Creative Skills on the following terms:
By using www.creativeskills.org.uk you agree to be bound by these terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use of www.creativeskills.org.uk. If you do not agree to be bound by all of the following terms, please do not access, use and/or contribute to www.creativeskills.org.uk
Use of www.creativeskills.org.uk
You agree to use www.creativeskills.org.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 www.creativeskills.org.uk. Prohibited behaviour includes harassing or causing distress or inconvenience to any person, transmitting obscene or offensive material or disrupting any aspect of www.creativeskills.org.uk.
All content included on www.creativeskills.org.uk remains vested in Creative Skills or its licensors (which includes Outhere members and other users), and is protected by copyright, trade marks, design rights, patents and other intellectual property rights (registered and unregistered). You may not copy, reproduce, republish, disassemble, decompile, reverse engineer, download, post, broadcast, transmit, make available to the public, or otherwise use www.creativeskills.org.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 www.creativeskills.org.uk content except for your own personal, non-commercial use. Any other use of www.creativeskills.org.uk content requires the prior written permission of Creative Skills.
The names, images and logos identifying Creative Skills or third parties and their products and services are subject to copyright, design rights and trade marks of Creative Skills and/or third parties. Nothing contained in these terms shall be construed as conferring any license or right to use any trade mark, design right or copyright of Creative Skills or any other third party.
Contributions to Creative Skills
This allows us to put your information on our website as well as promote you via our printed material.
By sharing any contribution (including any text, images, video or audio) with Creative Skills you agree to grant Creative Skills a royalty-free, non-exclusive worldwide licence under copyright and any other intellectual property rights or similar rights existing elsewhere in the world to enable Creative Skills to publish, use, reproduce, reformat, amend and make available to the public.
In order that Creative Skills can use your contribution, you confirm that that you are the owner of the copyright and other intellectual property rights for the material or that you are authorised by the copyright owner(s); you confirm the material is not defamatory; you confirm the material does not infringe any law; and you indemnify Creative Skills against all legal fees, damages and other expenses that may be incurred by Creative Skills as a result of your breach of the above.
If you do not want to grant Creative Skills the permission set out above on these terms, please do not submit or share your contribution to or with www.creativeskills.org.uk.
Communities (Outhere) and Opportunities +
You agree to use www.creativeskills.org.uk communities (eg Outhere) in accordance with the following Community Rules. These apply to all areas and services of www.creativeskills.org.uk.
(i) About your posts and submissions:
Contributions must be civil, tasteful and appropriate with no disruptive, offensive or abusive behaviour: contributions must be constructive and polite. Material that is unlawful, harassing, defamatory, threatening, harmful, obscene, profane, offensive on grounds of race, religion, sexual orientation or gender or otherwise objectionable is not acceptable. If you use multiple profiles for the purpose of disrupting the forum you may have action taken against your profile accounts. No inappropriate (e.g. vulgar, offensive etc) user names.
(ii) Opportunities+ submissions
Contributions to Opportunities + which includes Notices, Events and Opportunities must be relevant to your own or others creative practice. Creative Skills reserve the right to reassign a submission to a different section or decline to upload a submission if deemed to be inappropriate. An email will be sent explaining why a submission has been declined.
(iii) Your Creative Skills Membership:
You must be over 16 to become a member of Creative Skills and Outhere community. All Creative Skills memberships must be registered with a valid personal email address that you access regularly so that moderation emails can be sent to you. Membership accounts registered with someone else's email address, or with temporary email addresses may be closed without notice. Creative Skills reserves the right to close accounts if any user is seen to disrupt any of our services in any way.
(iv) Legal requirements:
You may not submit or share any defamatory or illegal material of any nature on www.creativeskills.org.uk. This includes text, images, video or audio. Contributing material to www.creativeskills.org.uk with the intention of committing or promoting an illegal act is strictly prohibited.
You agree to submit to or share with www.creativeskills.org.uk only contributions which are your own original work. You must not violate, plagiarise, or infringe the rights of Creative Skills or third parties including copyright, trade mark, trade secrets, privacy, publicity, personal or proprietary rights.
(v) If you breach the Creative Skills Community Rules:
If you fail to abide by these rules when using www.creativeskills.org.uk community, you will be sent an email which informs you why your contribution has been declined or edited.
Creative Skills has the right to temporarily or permanently suspend your Creative Skills membership and access to any other services offered by www.creativeskills.org.uk
Creative Skills reserves the right to delete any contribution, or take action against any Creative Skills Membership account, at any time, for any reason.
Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability
The majority of content posted on www.creativeskills.org.uk/outhere is created by creative practitioners. The views expressed are theirs and unless specifically stated are not those of Creative Skills.
Creative Skills has tried to ensure that the contents and information it provides on its web sites is accurate at the time of posting. It cannot guarantee the accuracy of contents or information contained in its pages and any person using information contained in them does so entirely at their own risk.
Some content (text, images, video and audio) displayed on the Creative Skills websites may cause offence in certain cultural contexts and may not be suitable for display to young children.
Creative Skills is not responsible for the availability or content of any third party sites that are accessible through www.creativeskills.org.uk. Any links to third party websites from www.creativeskills.org.uk do not amount to any endorsement of that site by Creative Skills and any use of that site by you is at your own risk.
While Creative Skills shall endeavour to make this site available at all times, we will not be liable if, for any reason, the site is unavailable for any period of time. Access to this site may be suspended at any time without prior notice being given.
Creative Skills is not 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 www.creativeskills.org.uk regardless of the form of action.
Creative Skills does not warrant that functions available on www.creativeskills.org.uk will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that www.creativeskills.org.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.
The failure or delay of Creative Skills to exercise or enforce any right in these terms does not waive the Creative Skills right to enforce that right.
These terms shall be governed by English law and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
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