Terms and Conditions

Please read these Terms of Use and the related Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy carefully before using this website.

ABOUT US

The MGA Foundation (Registered Scottish Charity no. SC047592, Registered Address 207 Balgreen Road, Edinburgh, EH11 2RZ) welcome you to its website (‘Site’). Your use of this Site indicates your consent and unconditional agreement to be bound by these Terms of Use and by any policies or practices contained herein (including but not limited to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy). If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms of Use, you may not access or otherwise use any of the Sites. The MGA Foundation reserves the right to modify, alter or otherwise update these Terms of Use at any time, and visitors are encouraged to review these Terms of Use from time to time. Your continued use of a Site after the posting of any change to the Terms of Use will be deemed acceptance of the change.

The Site and all of the content and information they contain, or may in the future contain (including, but not limited to, text, photos, images, illustrations, graphics, designs, audio clips, videos, broadcast schedules, guides, promotional contests, press releases, articles, plans, recipes, reviews and information as well as trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade dress, copyrights, logos, domain names, code, patents and/or any other form of intellectual property) are owned or licensed by The MGA Foundation or other third parties, and are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. Any names, titles, logos and designs displayed on the Site that contain The MGA Foundation names, titles, logos, or brands are the exclusive property and trademarks of The MGA Foundation. Except for private and non-commercial use, you may not modify, publish, capture, perform, transmit, transfer, sell, license, reproduce, re-post, create derivative works from or based upon, reverse engineer, upload, link, distribute, exploit or alter any such content. If you print off, copy or download any part of the Site in breach of these Terms of Use, your right to use the Site will cease immediately and you must, at The MGA Foundation option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have.

UNAUTHORIZED USE, COPYING, REPRODUCTION, MODIFICATION, PUBLICATION, REPUBLICATION, UPLOADING, FRAMING, DOWNLOADING, POSTING, TRANSMITTING, DISTRIBUTING, DUPLICATING OR ANY OTHER MISUSE OF ANY OF THE MATERIAL IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED.

You can contact us on: info@themgafoundation.org

Accessing the site

The Site may be unavailable from time to time due to maintenance or malfunction of computer equipment or for various other reasons. The MGA Foundation assumes no responsibility for any inability to access the Site nor for any delays, interruptions, errors, defects, omissions or deletions users may experience. If the need arises, The MGA Foundation may suspend access to the Site at any time, or close it indefinitely.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Site through you internet connection are aware of these Terms of Use, and that they comply with them.

Further, The MGA Foundation does not warrant that the availability of the Site or the functions or materials contained therein or the third-party hyperlinked websites will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Site or the server that makes them available are free of viruses or other potentially harmful components.

The material that appears on the Site is for informational purposes only and is not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. The MGA Foundation therefore disclaims all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such material by any visitor to the Site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of the material. Though it is our intention to provide accurate and useful information, we acknowledge that errors may appear from time to time. The MGA Foundation, its information providers and any third parties who may have contributed to the Site make no warranty as to the reliability, accuracy, timeliness, usefulness or completeness of the information on the Site. Before you make any decision or act on any information you’ve found on the Site, you should confirm any facts that are important in your decision or planned actions.

THE SITE AND THE MATERIALS INCLUDED THEREON (INCLUDING ANY HYPERLINKED THIRD PARTY WEBSITES) ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” “AS AVAILABLE” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, TIMELINESS, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR THOSE ARISING BY STATUTE OR OTHERWISE IN LAW FROM A COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE.

Limitation of liability and indemnity

You are visiting the Site at your own risk. You agree that The MGA Foundation and its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, licensors, successors, assigns and agents and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and licensors (the Released Parties) are not liable to you or any third person for damages of any kind (including, without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise) arising from your use of the Site, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property, on account of your access to, use or browsing if, the Site. The foregoing does not affect any liability we may have which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU MAY BE WAIVING RIGHTS WITH RESPECT TO CLAIMS THAT ARE UNKNOWN OR UNSUSPECTED AT THIS TIME.

By visiting the Site you agree to indemnify the Released Parties from and against any and all legal claims, actions, suits or proceedings, as well as any and all losses, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable legal fees) arising out of: (i) any misrepresentation, act or omission made by you in connection with your use of the Site; (ii) any non-compliance by you of these Terms of Use; (iii) any breach by you of your warranties hereunder; and/or (iv) any claims brought by third parties arising from or related to your access or use of the Site.

Lack of endorsement

Users are responsible for seeking the advice of professionals, as appropriate, regarding the information, opinions, advice or content available as part of the Site. Where the Site contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties The MGA Foundation has no control over the contents of those websites or resources and accepts no responsibility for them or any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Charges

There is no charge to use the Site. However, your internet services provider may impose charges for you to have access to the amount of bandwidth required to use the Site. In addition, when accessing the Site from a mobile device there may be additional network charges according to your contract.

Children and young people

The Site is aimed at users of various ages. There are however no age barriers to those accessing the Site. Users under 18 should only use the Site with the permission of a parent or guardian. The parents or guardians of anyone under 18 using the Site should review these Terms of Use carefully. Contributions submitted and/or read by minors are subject to the consent of their parent or guardian. We advise parents or guardians who permit minors to use the Site that it is important to communicate with the minors about their safety online. If you permit a child to use a device to access, view or listen to content on this Site you are solely responsible for deciding whether or not that content is appropriate for that child.

Miscellaneous

These Terms of Use may not be amended, nor any obligation waived, without The MGA Foundation’s written approval. These Terms of Use supersede and cancel any and all prior negotiations and understandings between you and The MGA Foundation. Any failure by The MGA Foundation or any party to enforce any provision of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver thereof or of any other provision thereof. If any provision of these Terms of Use is adjudged by a court to be void or unenforceable, that provision will in no way affect any other provision of these Terms of Use, the application of that provision in any other circumstance, or the validity or enforceability of these Terms of Use. Such provision may be amended or modified only to the extent necessary to bring it within legal requirements.

These Terms of Use and any dispute arising out of or in connection with them will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales applicable therein (without regard to the conflicts of law provisions thereof) and each party agrees to submit to the jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales as regards any claim, dispute or matter arising from or related to the Site and to accept service of documents relating to commencement of proceedings and actions by certified or registered mail.

BY CONTINUING TO USE THE The MGA Foundation WEBSITE, YOU ARE AGREEING TO ABIDE BY ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET OUT HEREIN.