Terms and Conditions
Welcome to Gradpreneur. Use of Gradpreneur is subject to these Terms and Conditions, which form a contract between Gradpreneur and the user of Gradpreneur referred to as the “Agreement.” In this Agreement, the words “we,” “our,” and “us” mean Gradpreneur. The words “you” and “your” mean any user of Gradpreneur. By using Gradpreneur, you agree to the terms of this Agreement.
Please note that this agreement disclaims all warranties and limits liability on behalf of us.
We act as a passive conduit for the online distribution and publication of Content submitted by Members and are not responsible for screening or monitoring Content posted by Members. We do not control the Content posted to Gradpreneur and as such; do not guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of any such Content. In addition, you expressly agree that under absolutely no circumstances will we be liable in any way for any Content, including but not limited to, any error or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, transmitted, or otherwise distributed through Gradpreneur. You agree that we reserve the right to review any Content submitted to Gradpreneur and we may delete, modify, or move any Content at any time for any reason.
You acknowledge and agree that we may establish practices and limits concerning use of Gradpreneur, including without limitation, the maximum number of days that messages, Community postings, opportunity postings, and other Content will be retained by Gradpreneur. You agree that we have absolutely no responsibility or liability to maintain any message, posting, communication, or other Content maintained or transmitted through or by Gradpreneur. You further agree that we reserve the right to make modifications to these practices and limits in our sole discretion and without notice.
You agree that in your use of Gradpreneur, you will not post offensive, malicious or obscene content to the site. Further, you acknowledge that failure to comply with these basic rules will lead to the termination of your agreement and your access rights to Gradpreneur. It is possible that other Members or users (including unauthorized users) may potentially transmit offensive, malicious, or obscene materials on Gradpreneur and that you may be involuntarily exposed to such offensive, malicious, or obscene materials. Further, it is possible for other users to obtain personal information about you that you post on Gradpreneur, and that such information may be used to harass or injure you. We are not responsible for the use of any personal information that you provide on Gradpreneur. Be careful when selecting the type of information that you post on Gradpreneur or otherwise transmit to others.
Gradpreneur has a variety of areas where you can submit Content which consists of ideas, concepts, copy, proposals, inventions, methods, techniques or similar feedback ("Feedback"). Any feedback that you submit on Gradpreneur becomes our property. You hereby assign, transfer, sell and convey to Gradpreneur all right, title and interest in and to such feedback. and we may use such feedback (e.g., success stories and comments) for any purpose including, to improve or modify Gradpreneur or our business, or to contact you for further information, without compensation or attribution to you. You agree that we are not under any obligation of confidentiality, express or implied, with respect to the feedback. You agree that you shall have no recourse against us for any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary right in feedback and that the submission of any feedback to us irrevocably waives any and all "moral rights" in such materials.
Modifications and additions
We may make changes to these terms and conditions at any time. All updates, changes, enhancements, new features and or the addition of additional web properties (in the form of additional web pages or websites) are immediately subject to these terms and conditions. Regularly reviewing this page ensures that you are always aware of the terms and conditions for your use of Gradpreneur.
About this website
Gradpreneur’s platform aims to inspire students and graduates to view entrepreneurship as a viable career option in the early and latter years of graduation. This new platform provides a one stop solution to all your entrepreneurial needs and boasts an array of free, easily accessible tools focused solely on the needs of entrepreneurs to provide you with the correct resources, knowledge, opportunities and network to kick start your new business.
We will do our best to ensure that content on this site is accurate and up to date, and to address any errors or omissions as soon as they are identified, however:
- we cannot guarantee that the content is always accurate and up to date, or that it applies to the individual circumstances of your business
- content of this site is not intended to be used as a substitute for legal or professional advice
- you should seek any appropriate professional advice relevant to your particular circumstances
The contents of this website, and all related information, do not constitute advice: visitors to this website are wholly and solely responsible for their own decisions, actions, and all resulting outcomes.
Eligibility. To use Gradpreneur, you must be at least 17 (seventeen) years of age, and comply with all the terms of this Agreement. We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your eligibility if you fail to meet the eligibility terms.
Membership. To become a Member of Gradpreneur, you must register to become a Gradpreneur Member (“Member”). By accessing or viewing Gradpreneur or any web page, or by becoming a Member, you agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement.
Acceptable use policy
You agree to use this site for lawful purposes only. You must not use this site for any of the following:
- to send, state, publish, use or reuse any material which is offensive, abusive, defamatory, indecent, obscene, threatening or illegal or in breach of copyright, trade mark, confidence, privacy or any other rights
- to transmit any chain letters, spam letters, or junk email or participate in mischievous or malicious behaviour which causes or may cause damage, annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety to this website or any other party
- You hereby represent and warrant that you will not provide any Content to Gradpreneur, or any Member, that is false, inaccurate, misleading, or deceptive.
- You may not circumvent or attempt to circumvent security measures or try to modify the site content except as expressly permitted.
We reserve the right to exclude a particular user from a service, and/or delete their details, if they abuse it (which could include, but is not limited to, hacking, submission of obscenities, fraud or the spreading of computer viruses).
We may also make changes to a service without warning - this may include the removal of a service at any time.
In the interests of all our users, we will co-operate with investigations by any law enforcement agency or relevant authority of suspected criminal activity or violation of systems or networks.
You are solely responsible for any and all messages, information, communications, transmissions, postings, opportunities, member profiles, questions, advertisements, or any other information of any type (hereinafter referred to as “Content”), that you provide, submit, enter, publish, display, or send (hereinafter referred to as “post”) to Gradpreneur or to any Member. You also agree that you will not attempt to impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity. Further, if any information that you have previously provided becomes false, inaccurate, misleading, or deceptive, you agree that you will promptly correct such information.
We authorize you to view and access Gradpreneur for your personal use only. You may not use any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering/extraction tools on the Gradpreneur web site. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to Gradpreneur. Further, you may not reproduce, reprint, copy, publicly display, store, broadcast, transmit, modify, translate, port, reverse engineer, sublicense, assign, transfer, loan, sell, publicize, or create derivative works from Gradpreneur, or any portion thereof without our prior written consent.
We make absolutely no representations or warranties as to the conduct of Members or to the accuracy of Content posted by Members. You should thoroughly investigate the background and evaluate any statements made by any Member prior to entering into or considering any dealing or transaction, of any nature, with any Member.
Links to external websites
We are not responsible for the content of any linked website and cannot take responsibility for the consequences of your using the information or services on linked websites. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time.
A link to a third-party website does not imply endorsement - you must use your own judgement to decide whether the information or service on that website is suitable for your needs. If a website is not linked to ours, this does not mean or imply that it is unsatisfactory. The linked websites are regularly reviewed in the light of customer usage and feedback. Websites that we link to may have Terms and Conditions that are different from ours. Do not assume that our Terms and Conditions apply to other websites.
Online services, transactions and payments
When using this website you may access or follow links to a number of online services or transactions, for example online services provided by a range of private companies. Each of these services may have its own Terms and Conditions or end user licences that apply only to that service. Users of any service should ensure that they read the relevant terms and conditions. We cannot guarantee the availability of any particular service either provided by us or by another private company.
Any disputes over such payments or fees requested and obtained via this website must be taken up with the relevant organisation.
User accounts, ID and password
Your User ID (Email address) and password are very important pieces of information and it is your responsibility to keep them secure. You agree to:
- choose a new password whenever you are required to do so
- keep your User ID and password confidential
- be responsible for any transactions made by users you have authorised to use your User ID and password
If you suspect your User ID and password has been or may be used by unauthorised persons you must notify us immediately.
You are responsible for the management of information in your account. Where you use relevant services:
- we cannot recover any application documents you choose to delete from your account
- we cannot be held responsible for the content of communications between you and third parties when using the message box in your account.
Registration - Signing up requires you to provide certain information about yourself to us. This information includes, but is not limited to, your name, e-mail address, your business background, your career information, and information about how you plan to use Gradpreneur. You agree to provide true, accurate, complete, and current information. Although we assume no independent obligation to verify such information, if you provide any information that we suspect or know to be, untrue, inaccurate, or incomplete, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account or take any other action that we deem necessary to protect the integrity of Gradpreneur.
Security and virus protection
No data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. While we strive to protect such information, we do not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which you transmit to us. Accordingly, such transmission is at your own risk. We will not be liable for any damages or loss arising out of or resulting from any unauthorised access to, alteration to or modification of information contained on this website.
We make every effort to check and test our website during production. You must take your own precautions to ensure that the process which you employ for accessing this website does not expose you to risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which may damage your computer system. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus program on anything you download from the internet.
We accept no liability for any loss, disruption or damage to your computer system or your data caused by using this website or arising as a result of having used the website. When uploading documents to this website you must take every reasonable precaution to prevent the spread or diffusion of any software contamination including computer viruses.
We, our suppliers and employees are not liable for any loss or damage arising from your use of, or reliance upon the information contained on our website, or any failure to comply with these terms and conditions, where such failure is due to circumstances beyond our reasonable control.
If we waive any rights available to us under these terms and conditions on an occasion, this does not mean that those rights will automatically be waived on any other or subsequent occasion. If any part of these terms and conditions are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining terms and conditions shall nevertheless continue in full force.
This website and the use of it are governed by the laws of England and Wales. The English and Welsh courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes connected to or arising out of use of the website. If you use information or services provided on this website from outside the UK, you are responsible for ensuring your use conforms to local laws as well as the laws of England and Wales.
Term and Termination
This Agreement will remain in full force and effect while you access or use the Gradpreneur Website/or are a Member. You may cancel your subscription or membership at any time, for any reason, by sending us notice of your termination to email@example.com.
Such notice must include your Email address, and a statement that you would like to cancel your membership or subscription. We may terminate your membership or subscription at any time for any reason by notifying you via e-mail or via a posting on the Community. All decisions regarding the termination of member accounts shall be made in our sole discretion and we are not required to provide notice prior to terminating your membership or subscription, nor are we required to provide you with a reason for such termination. This Agreement and the obligations, restrictions and limitations set forth herein shall survive the termination or cancellation of your Membership or subscription.
(b)Indemnification. You agree to indemnify and hold Gradpreneur and its subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, agents, employees, licensors, and partners, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable solictor’ fees made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of Gradpreneur, Content you submit, post, transmit, or otherwise make available through Gradpreneur your violation of this Agreement, or your violation of any rights of another party.
When you do business with, correspond with, or participate in any promotions of, any advertisers found on or through Gradpreneur you accept, agree, and acknowledge that such business dealings, including the payment and delivery of goods or services, and any and all other representations, warranties, indemnities terms, and conditions are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that we shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage whatsoever incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on Gradpreneur.
You agree that under absolutely no circumstances will we be liable or responsible for any actual or alleged loss or damage resulting from your reliance on information or Content on Gradpreneur or communication that is transmitted to or from any Member. We do not guarantee the accuracy, usefulness, completeness, or truthfulness of any information on Gradpreneur. Further, we do not endorse, adopt, or accept any responsibility whatsoever for the accuracy, truthfulness, or reliability of any communication, posting, opinion, advice, or statement made by any party that appears on Gradpreneur.