Terms and conditions

The following are the Terms and Conditions of use of The Big Pitch website. By using our website you are indicating that you agree to the following Terms and Conditions.

1. Definitions

1.1. By “we”, “us” or “our” we mean the provider of this website

1.2. The Big Pitch is a project set-up and run by the Centre for Enterprise Development and Research (CEDAR), as part of Ashcroft International Business School

1.3. By “you” or “your” we mean the user of our website.

1.4. By “our website” we mean www.thebigpitch.co.uk

1.5. By “member” we mean anyone who uploads a video content via our Video Pitch Upload Form, or posts a comment on any videos uploaded

2. Privacy

2.1. By using our website, you consent to the collection, storage and use of your personal information in accordance with our Privacy Policy [hyperlink].

3. Editorial control

3.1. All information posted on this website represents the opinion of the author, and is not endorsed or verified by us.

3.2. All information posted on this website by us but which has been provided by a member or third party is not endorsed or verified by us, and we accept no responsibility for incorrect dates or information.

4. Acceptable Use

4.1. You agree that the following are not acceptable uses of our website and we reserve the right to withhold content from any member responsible for any posting which, in our opinion:

4.1.1. discloses any individual’s contact or personal information without permission; or

4.1.2. is obscene or pornographic; or

4.1.3. is a breach of copyright; or

4.1.4. is illegal or endorses illegal actions; or

4.1.5. contains threats of violence; or

4.1.6. contains foul or abusive language; or

4.1.7. is considered inappropriate for our website for any other reason.

5. Third Party Websites

5.1. Links to third party sites are provided for your information and do not represent an endorsement of the third party by us.

5.2. We are not responsible for the content of third party websites.

5.3. Any interaction between you and any third party is solely the responsibility of you and that third party.

6. Liability

6.1. Other than liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence, we exclude all liability arising as a result of, or in connection with, the use of our website and all information contained within it. This includes all loss, damages, costs or expenses of an indirect or consequential nature, including without limitation any economic loss or other loss of turnover, profits, business or goodwill.

7. Analysis of website traffic

7.1. We monitor the traffic through our website to assist in the improvement and development of our website.

7.2. We do this only in an anonymous form by monitoring IP addresses which are not linked to any personal data.

8. General

8.1. Amendments

We reserve the right to update and change these Terms and Conditions at any time.

8.2. Jurisdiction and Applicable Law

These Terms and Conditions are governed by English law and shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the English courts.

8.3. Severability

If any part of these Terms and Conditions is deemed in law to be unenforceable the remainder of the Terms and Conditions will continue in force.

8.4. Entire Agreement

These Terms and Conditions, including our Privacy Policy [hyperlink], constitute the entire agreement for your use of our website, and supersede any earlier version of these Terms and Conditions.

8.5. Copyright

The copyright in our website, excluding video content sourced via YouTube or uploaded by competition entrants, belongs to us and is not to be reproduced, modified or adapted, in whole or in part, without our prior written consent.