Terms of Use

Website Terms of Use (Disclaimer) Please take a moment to read the following terms and conditions (Terms) of use of this web site. If you find anything within this web site which causes you concern for any reason please let us know. Your use of this web site and any download from it and the operation of these terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute arising under these Terms shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Introduction: The Commando Veterans Archive www.commandoveterans.org provides information about the Commandos and Combined Operations to be made available via the Internet. The website commandoveterans.org registered on the 21st April 2005 is owned and managed by the Commando Veterans Archive, and all Data on the website is the Intellectual Property of the said Commando Veterans Archive.  Access to and use of this web site is subject to the following terms, and the privacy statement.

Rights granted and main restrictions: The Commando Veterans Archive is maintained for your personal use and viewing. The access and use of this website constitutes the user's acceptance of these terms which take effect from the date from which each user first uses our website. You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party. Such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass, or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, and the transmission of obscene, or offensive content or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this site. Commercial advertising is not permitted without prior consent of the management team of the Commando Veterans Archive.

Any requests for assistance in funding, or requests for personal donations, must be directed to the Commando Association, rather than the Commando Veterans Archive, either in person, by letter, or by email, and not made on the Forum. Contact the Association via our homepage Contact Form with any such requests.

Terms of use and printing: Unless otherwise stated all rights, including copyright, in our website commandoveterans.org and contents of the web pages and downloads are owned by the Commando Veterans Archive, or controlled for these purposes by the Commando Veterans Archive (on behalf of third parties). The names, images and logos identifying the Commando Veterans Archive, the Commando Association, the website commandoveterans.org,  any third parties and their information, products and services are proprietary marks of those named, ie. Commando Veterans Archive, Commando Association and/or third parties. Copying or use of logos and/or any other third party logos accessed via this web site is not permitted without prior approval from the relevant copyright owner. Requests for permission to use the Commando Association  logo should be directed to: [email protected]  Permission to use the Commando Veterans Archive logo should be directed  to the owner of this archive website via our Contact Form. Explain how and why you wish to the logo(s). Please include your contact name, address, telephone number, and e-mail. Users may download and print copies of the material displayed on the web site for personal use only (including use at work); provided that you maintain all copyright notices and other proprietary notices and comply with all confidentiality obligations hereunder. You must NOT permanently store or otherwise copy contents for commercial gain. Requests of a Commercial nature, or requests to electronically or otherwise store on any other website or image sharing facility, or reproduce images in any manner (other than as described above) from our website commandoveterans.org must be addressed to the Commando Veterans Archive in advance. Details on how to Contact Us can be found on our Homepage. You shall comply with all copyright laws worldwide in the use of the contents of this web site and to prevent any unauthorised access or copying of its contents. The permission to reproduce material from this web site does not extend to any material on this site which is identified as being the copyright or other intellectual property right of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained directly from the holders concerned. You agree to indemnify Commando Veterans Archive and the Commando Association against any liability howsoever arising or caused in the event that you breach a third parties copyright or other intellectual property right.

Liability and disclaimer: While reasonable care has been taken in the preparation of the web site to ensure that the information contained on it is accurate, the web site with content, names, text and images included on it are provided without warranties of any kind, either express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to UK law, the Commando Veterans Archive disclaims all warranties expressed or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties of reasonable care, satisfactory quality or fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement of title. Whilst endeavouring to maintain an excellent Service the the Commando Veterans Archive cannot warrant that the web site and any associated services will be uninterrupted or error free, that any defects will be corrected, or that this web site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. The Commando Veterans Archive does not warrant the materials in this web site in terms of the correctness, accuracy, functionality or otherwise. Where the Commando Veterans Archive web site contains guidance and notes on certain aspects of law as they might affect the average person, they are intended as general information only and do not constitute legal or other professional advice. It should not be relied on as the basis for any decision or legal action. The Commando Veterans Archive mamagement team take every reasonable step to ensure the accuracy and reliability of information published on the web site, but cannot accept liability for any loss suffered due to reliance on the contents of it. To the extent permitted by applicable laws, no liability is accepted for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential loss or damage to any user (whether arising in contract, tort including negligence or otherwise) arising out of or in connection with the use of this web site or these Terms except for personal injury or death of any person caused by negligence or for fraud.

Third party links: Links contained in our website commandoveterans.org will lead to other web sites which are not under our control. The Commando Veterans Archive is not responsible for the content of any linked site. Listing and linking should not be taken as an endorsement of any kind and we accept no liability in respect of the content. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and have no control over the availability of the linked pages. It is also our policy to obtain permission to link to other web sites. Please refer to the privacy statement for further details on following links to other sites.

Supply of information: Although the Commando Veterans Archive management team may from time to time monitor or review discussions, postings, transmissions, bulletin boards and the like on its web site, the Commando Veterans Archive is under no obligation to do so and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such locations nor for any error, omission, third party infringement, defamation, obscenity, or inaccuracy contained in any information within such locations on its web sites. The Commando Veterans Archive reserves the right to delete, edit or move any content or materials supplied by you in its absolute discretion and to cancel your registration and access rights at any time and for any reason. The Commando Veterans Archive web server may automatically recognise the domain name and e-mail address of users of its web sites. The Commando Veterans Archive may collect the domain name and e-mail address of visitors to its web site, aggregate and/or analyse information on what pages users’ access or visit and information volunteered by the user, such as survey information and/or site registrations.Information collected by us is used for internal review, to improve the content of the website commandoveterans.org, to customise the content and/or layout of that website, to notify users about updates to that website, and to contact users for marketing purposes. Please refer to the privacy statement for further details on how the Commando Veterans Archive uses personal data transmitted by a user to our website commandoveterans.org

Virus protection: The Commando Veterans Archive management team make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the Internet. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this web site. Revision of terms and conditions (Terms): The Commando Veterans Archive management team may at any time revise these terms without notice. Please check regularly. Continued use of our website commandoveterans.org after a change has been made is your acceptance of the change. These changes will be effective and binding from when they appear on this site.

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