TERMS & CONDITIONS

Benenden School website

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

This Internet website ("website") is provided by Benenden School (Kent) Ltd (Benenden School) and its affiliates. Your use of this website is subject to the following terms and conditions. Benenden School may revise these terms from time to time by updating this posting, with the revised terms taking effect as of the date of its posting.

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE. By using this site, you signify your assent to these terms of use. If you do not agree to these terms of use, you may not use the website.

Data Protection

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Use of Materials on this website

Benenden School maintains this website for your personal information and education. You may download on one computer or print one copy of the material on this website for your own non-commercial, educational, private or domestic use only, provided you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices. You should assume that everything you see or read on the website (such as images, photographs, illustrations, icons, texts, video clips, written and other materials) ("Benenden School's material" is copyrighted and protected under treaty provisions and worldwide copyright laws, unless otherwise noted. You may not sell, reproduce, distribute, modify, display, publicly perform, prepare derivative works based on, report or otherwise use any Benenden School material in any way for any public or commercial purpose. Furthermore, you may not use or display Benenden School's material on any other website or in a networked computer environment for any purpose. If you violate any of these terms, your permission to use Benenden School's material will automatically terminate and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of Benenden School's material. Any unauthorized use of Benenden School's material by you may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes. You may not establish a link to the website from a third party site unless:
(1) the link does not imply any association, endorsement or sponsorship by Benenden School of your site or any products or services offered on your site; (2) the link is to the Benenden School home page at (http://www.benenden.kent.sch.uk) and (3) linked pages from the website are displayed without alteration of any kind; specifically, you may not cause a user's web browser to display a "framed" version of the website in response to activating a link.

Your Submissions

Any communication or material you transmit to the website by electronic mail or otherwise, including, but not limited to, any data, questions or answers, comments, suggestions, or the like will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary by Benenden School. By posting communications to the website, you automatically grant Benenden School a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable non-exclusive licence to use, reproduce, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display such communication(s) alone, or as a part of other works in any form, media, or technology whether now known of hereafter developed and to sublicense such rights to anyone. Anything you transmit or post may be used by Benenden School or licensed to others by Benenden School for any purpose, including but not limited to reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting, or developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information.

Privacy

Benenden School analyses aggregate and non-personally identifiable data relating to usage of this site. Email addresses and other personally identifying data about you are only made known to Benenden School when voluntarily submitted to us by you. In addition, we may use previously submitted Email addresses and other contact information to communicate with visitors. Any customers data submitted is processed in accordance with local law and will not be sold to third parties.

Disclaimer

The information on this site is intended for general information purposes only and is not intended to serve as financial or other advice, nor as the basis of a contract. Your use of the website is at your risk. Benenden School does not warrant or represent that Benenden School's material is accurate, error-free, truthful or reliable or that your use of Benenden School's material will not infringe rights of third parties. Benenden School does not warrant that the functional aspects of the website will be error free or that this website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. If your use of this website or Benenden School's material results in the need for servicing or replacing property, material, equipment or data, Benenden School is not responsible for those costs. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on the website is provided to you "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, REASONABLE CARE AND SKILL, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. Benenden School and its suppliers make no warranties about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the Benenden School material, software text, graphics, and links, or about results to be obtained from using the website. Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you.

Copyright Notice

All contents of this website are: Copyright ©2014 Benenden School (Kent) Ltd. All rights reserved.

Links

On this site you may be offered links to other sites operated by parties other than Benenden School. The inclusion of any link to such sites does not imply endorsement by Benenden School of the sites or the services or products offered on such sites. Benenden School has not reviewed all of the sites linked to this website and is not responsible for the content or accuracy of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to this website. Your linking to any other off-site pages or other sites is at your own risk. Any goods or services offered on the sites linked to this website may not be available in your country.

Termination

You agree that Benenden School may terminate your use of the website if Benenden School reasonably believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of this Agreement, or violated the rights of Benenden School or any third party, or for any reason with or without notice to you. You agree that Benenden School may modify or discontinue this website, with or without notice to you. You agree that Benenden School will not be liable to you or any third party as a result of such modification or discontinuation. The provisions entitled "Your Submissions", "Disclaimer", "Limitation of Liability", and "General Provisions" will survive termination of this Agreement.

Limitation of Liability

Under no circumstances whatsoever shall Benenden School be liable for any loss arising out of or in connection with the use of information available from this website whether direct or indirect including, without limitation, any liability relating to any loss of use, interruption of business, lost profits or lost data, or incidental, special or consequential damages of any kind regardless of the form of action, whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, even if Benenden School has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Because some states and countries do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you.

Severability

If any portion of these terms is held to be unenforceable, the unenforceable portion shall be construed in accordance with English law to the greatest extent possible. If any of the terms of this Agreement become or are declared to be illegal or otherwise unenforceable by any Court of competent jurisdiction, such term(s) shall be null and void and shall be deemed deleted from this Agreement. All remaining terms of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.

General Provisions

Unless otherwise specified, the information and materials in the site are presented solely for the purpose of providing information about services and products of Benenden School. Benenden School makes no representation that Benenden School's material is appropriate or available for use in every country of the world. You use this website at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws, keeping in mind that access to Benenden School's material may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. This website may describe products or services that are not available worldwide. Any cause of action you may have with respect to this website must be commenced within two years after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action is barred. These terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales without regard to its conflicts of law provisions. The waiver by Benenden School of a breach of any provision of this Agreement will not operate to be interpreted as a waiver of any other or subsequent breach.

Delivery, Cancellation, Returns and Refund Policy

  • Registration Fee – please refer to the ‘Registration Form’ signed in accordance with payment of the non-refundable Registration Fee.
  • Other Payments – for all other payments, please refer to the ‘Formal Acceptance of a Place’ form signed in accordance with the pupils unconditional offer of a place at Benenden School.

Cookies

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Acceptance of these terms

By using this site, you signify your assent to The Benenden School Privacy Statement. If you do not agree with The Benenden School Privacy Statement, please do not use our site. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, add or remove portions of this Privacy Statement at any time. Please check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of the The Benenden School site following the posting of changes to this Statement means you accept the changes we make.