Website Terms & Conditions - F1000

Terms & Conditions

Version 1, May 2021

  • Use of this website is subject to these Terms and Conditions. By using this website you confirm that you accept and agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, which form a binding contract between you and F1000 Research Limited (‘F1000’). If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, you must not use our website.
  • Any use of this website shall at all times be subject to these Terms and Conditions.
  • You may use this website only for lawful purposes and you must not use this website in any unlawful way or in a way that breaches any applicable laws. This applies to your use of this website, any website that is linked to this website, and any content or material that you contribute to this website.
  • We may amend these Terms and Conditions or any part of them from time to time. Every time you wish to use our website, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. The date and version number of these Terms and Conditions are set out above. 
  • This website contains (a) content that is the property of F1000 (“F1000 Content”), (b) content licensed to F1000 and (c) content made available pursuant to a Creative Commons license (“OA Content”). The copyright in the F1000 Content contained on this website belongs to F1000. The copyright in the content licensed to F1000 and the OA Content belongs to the licensors thereof. The trade marks appearing on this website are protected by the laws of England and international trademark laws. Reproduction of F1000 Content anywhere is prohibited unless express permission is given by F1000. The OA Content may only be used in accordance with the terms of the applicable Creative Commons license by which it is made available.
  • Save as expressly set out herein no licence or rights are granted to you in respect of any intellectual property rights vested in F1000 or other third parties.
  • Your personal data will used by F1000 in accordance with our Privacy Policy. You confirm that you have read and accept our Privacy policy.
  • F1000 reserves the right to suspend, limit or terminate your access and use of this website at any time for any reason without notice. F1000 may also suspend, limit or terminate your access and use of this website at any time if you breach any of these Terms and Conditions. Any suspension, limitation or termination of your access to the website shall be in the sole discretion of F1000.
  • You may not redistribute any of the content of this website or create a database in electronic form or manually by downloading and storing any such content without the prior written authorization of F1000.
  • This website and its content are provided for use ‘as is’. F1000 makes no representations or warranties with respect to this website or its contents. All warranties, express or implied, including without limitation the implied warranties of merchantability, satisfactory quality and fitness for purpose relating to this website and/or its content and/or any website to which it is linked are hereby to the fullest extent permitted by law excluded. No representations or warranties are given as to the accuracy or completeness of the information provided on this website, or any website to which it is linked.
  • F1000 does not guarantee that this website or any of its content will always be available or be uninterrupted, or that it will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. F1000 may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of this website or its content for business and/or operational reasons and will use reasonable endeavours to provide notice of any suspension or withdrawal to the website users.
  • You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and/or platform to access this website, the content and the linked websites, and as such you should use and rely on your own virus protection software. You must not misuse this website by knowingly introducing viruses or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful, and you must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to this website, the server on which this website is stored, or any server, computer or database connected to this website.
  • In no event shall F1000 or its employees, agents, suppliers, or contractors be liable for any damages of any nature, including without limitation any consequential loss, loss of income or profit, loss of or damage to property, claims of third parties, or any other loss, cost, claim or expense of any kind or character arising out of or in connection with your use of this website, its content or any website with which it is linked. This exclusion and limitation only applies to the extent permitted by law and does not apply to liability for death or personal injury caused by the negligence of F1000, its employees, agents, suppliers or contractors or for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
  • F1000 reserves the right to change any of these Terms and Conditions at any time by posting changes on this page of the website and you will be deemed to have accepted such changes if you use this website after F1000 has published the amended the Terms and Conditions on this page of the website.
  • F1000 may at any time assign or transfer any or all of its rights under these Terms and Conditions to a third party without notice. You shall not assign or transfer any of your rights and obligations under these Terms and Conditions.
  • Certain parts of this website may contain advertising. F1000 is not responsible for the content of any advertising material or any errors or inaccuracy in any advertising or sponsorship, which is the responsibility of the advertiser.
  • If you link to this website, you can only do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage F1000’s reputation or take advantage of it in any way, as decided by F1000 in its sole discretion. F1000 reserves the right to withdraw linking permission for any reason and without notice.
  • You hereby agree to indemnify and keep indemnified F1000, its affiliates, contractors and agents from and against any and all losses (including without limitation direct, indirect and consequential loss), costs, claims, damages or expenses of whatever nature and howsoever caused arising directly or indirectly from any breach of these Terms and Conditions.
  • These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English Law, and you and we both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.