Terms and Conditions

TERMS & CONDITIONS OF USE 
www.irishartsreview.com
By accessing or using the www.irishartsreview.com website (the “Site”), you acknowledge and agree to the disclaimers and terms and conditions (“Terms”) set forth below. If you do not agree to these Terms, you should not use the Site. These Terms apply to your use of the Site which is operated and owned by Irish Arts Review, 15 Harcourt Terrace, Dublin 2 (“Irish Arts Review”, “We”, and/or “Us”). We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms at any time. You should check these Terms periodically for changes as by using the Site after we post any changes to these Terms, you are agreeing to accept those changes, whether or not you have reviewed them. By using the Site, whether as a guest or a registered user, you agree to be legally bound by these terms and conditions just as if you had signed this agreement.
These Terms may be supplemented by additional terms and conditions pertaining to specific content and activities. You agree and understand that such additional terms and conditions are hereby incorporated by reference to these Terms. 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 your Internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them. From time to time, access to some parts of the Site, or the entire site, may be restricted to registered users.
ACCEPTABLE USE OF THE SITE
It is impossible to provide an exhaustive list of exactly what constitutes acceptable and unacceptable use of this Site. In general, Irish Arts Review will not tolerate any use of the Site which damages or is likely to damage our reputation, the availability or integrity of the Site or which causes us or threatens to cause us to incur any legal, tax, regulatory or other liability. We therefore request you to treat our Site with respect, and not to use the Site for any illegal purpose, or in such a way as to infringe or breach other’s rights or to cause or threaten to cause us damage. We also ask you to comply with any relevant notices, policies and terms imposed by third parties whose website, products or services you access through the Site.
We reserve the right to suspend the use of the Site generally or block your access to any part of the Site and/or to suspend or terminate your rights to use the Site or any part of it if we suspect misuse. We shall then report any misuse of the Site to the relevant enforcement or other authorities and to our legal advisers. We further reserve the right to disclose any evidence we have which relates directly or indirectly to misuse of our Site.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY 
All materials incorporated in or accessible through the Site, including, without limitation, text, photographs, images, graphics, illustrations, logos, button icons, audio clips, video clips, software, and other content, and the compilation, collection, arrangement, and assembly thereof (including the look and feel of the Site), are protected by Irish and international copyright laws, and are owned, controlled or licensed by Image, or by the original creators of such materials or their permitted licensors. All such rights are reserved. Such materials may be used only for viewing the Site in the ordinary course or as a resource for purchasing the products and/or services offered through the Site. Any other use of such materials, including any copying, reproduction, modification, sale, distribution, extraction, re-utilisation, transmission, republication, downloading, display, posting, performance, or other exploitation thereof by any means or medium without the prior written permission of the copyright owner is strictly prohibited. All trade marks on this Site may not be used without our prior written permission.
All material contained in and published on the Site by Irish Arts Review is intended for the non-commercial use of the user. Subject to these Terms, we grant you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access and use the Site and the material displayed thereon. However, no right, title, or interest in any such materials will be granted or transferred to you as a result of any permitted use of such materials. You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from the Site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others to material posted on the Site. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text. Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on the Site must always be acknowledged. You must not use any part of the materials on the Site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from Irish Arts Review or our licensors. 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 our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.
UPLOADING MATERIAL TO OUR SITE
Irish Arts Review reserves the right to use any material it receives from you in part or entirety. Any material you upload to the Site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. By posting any content on the Site, you are granting Irish Arts Review a perpetual, worldwide, royalty–free license to publish such content on the Site or in other Irish Arts Review publications in such manner as Irish Arts Review deems fit. You waive any moral rights you may otherwise have in respect of such content.
Irish Arts Review does not screen communications in advance and is not responsible for screening or monitoring material posted by you. We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on our Site if, in our opinion, such material does not comply with our website content standards. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to the Site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
You are responsible for your own communications and are responsible for the consequences of their posting.  You must not do the following things:
post material that reveals trade secrets, unless you own them or have the permission of the owner;
post material breaching the criminal law;
post material that is copyrighted, unless you are the copyright owner or have the permission of the copyright owner to post it, that infringes on any intellectual property rights of others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others;
post material that is defamatory, threatening, obscene, harassing, abusive, hateful or embarrassing to another user of the Site or any other person or entity;
post advertisements or solicitations of business;
post any sexually-explicit images; or
impersonate another person or entity. 
DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTIES
Irish Arts Review take steps to ensure that all information we provide on this Site about our software and services is correct and complete at the time of the last update to the relevant page but we do not warrant it will be correct and complete.
Use of this Site is free and we take steps to ensure it is available to all permitted users. We do not warrant that the Site will be continuously available, or that your use of the Site will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that the Site and server will be free from attack.
This Site is provided by Irish Arts Review on an “as is” basis. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, Irish Arts Review disclaims all warranties, express or implied. Neither Image, nor any of our respective licensors, licensees, service providers or suppliers warrant that the Site or any function contained in the Site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Site or the servers that make the Site available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Irish Arts Review does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials incorporated in the Site or any third-party site accessed through the Site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, timeliness, reliability, or otherwise and you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of any such product, offering, content or material.
Further, please note that no advice or information, obtained by you from our personnel or through this Site shall create any warranty not expressly provided for in these Terms.
These disclaimers apply to the fullest extent permitted by law.
COMPETITIONS
By entering a competition hosted by Irish Arts Review Publications Ltd you will be deemed to have accepted these Terms and to have agreed to be bound by them.
These Terms apply to all promotions including free draws, prize competitions and instant win offers that run on The Irish Arts Review Publications website and social media.
From time to time Irish Arts Review Publications will run competitions, free prize draws and promotions (“Competition(s)”) on this website and Competitions may be subject to additional terms that will be made available at the time.
No purchase is necessary to enter the Competition unless otherwise stated on the promotional activity with a specific Competition.
By entering the Competition, you agree to the terms of the Privacy Policy on this site. In addition Irish Arts Review Publications may pass your personal information to the promoters of a Competition (where it is not Irish Arts Review Publications) and their data processors. However, we always demand that any such parties adhere to the same security procedures that we follow ourselves.
Entry to competitions held by Irish Arts Review Publications are not open to any employees of Irish Arts Review Publications, the 3rd party, their agency or their immediate families or anyone connected with the creation of the Competition.
Entries in the incorrect format will not be considered. Once an entry has been entered they cannot be returned / withdrawn without the agreement of Irish Arts Review Publications Ltd.
Unless otherwise stated only one Competition entry, fulfilling the eligibility requirements above, will be accepted per person. Spammers will be disqualified.
Once selected, only the winner(s) will be contacted personally by email using the contact details provided upon entry.
Winners will be notified on the day that the winner is selected.
Irish Arts Review Publications Ltd’ decision is final in every situation, including any not covered above and no correspondence will be entered into in respect of the validity of any such decision.
Irish Arts Review Publications shall be permitted to exclude or disqualify any entrant at any time at its sole discretion.
Irish Arts Review Publications reserves the right to exclude late, incomplete or multiple registrations, or registrations made by third parties or agents.
Irish Arts Review Publications will not accept any responsibility for late or lost entries. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt.
The name of the winner(s) will be available by sending a stamped addressed envelope to Promotions Department, Irish Arts Review Publications Ltd., 15 Harcourt Terrace, Dublin 2, indicating the name of the Competition.
Entry to the Competition and acceptance of the prize constitutes permission to use any winner(s)’s name, Irish Arts Review and any competition entry photograph, for promotional and/or editorial purposes in any format in print and non-print media without additional consultation.
Irish Arts Review Publications reserves the right to (i) cancel and/or withdraw this Competition and/or (ii) amend these Terms, at any time without notice.
Irish Arts Review Publications Ltd reserve the right to change the prize in the event of unforeseen circumstances. There will be no cash alternative. Prizes must be taken as stated and cannot be deferred
To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, in no event will Irish Arts Review Publications be liable for any loss, damage or injury arising under or in connection with this Competition.
Where Irish Arts Review Publications runs a competition with a promoter such that the promoter is responsible for the selection and/or the provision of prizes then Irish Arts Review Publications shall not be responsible for or have any liability for the provision of such prizes.
E-COMMERCE
Irish Arts Review has joined up with selected third party partners to enable you to purchase relevant products and services. Transactions carried out with specified third party partners (and not with Irish Arts Review Publications Ltd) will be governed by the third party’s standard terms and conditions which may be found on their sites before you transact. From time to time Irish Arts Review Publications Ltd may team up with other selected third parties to offer you the opportunity to purchase goods from the site. Such purchases will be with the named third party (and not with Irish Arts Review Publications Ltd and will be governed by the terms and conditions which you will be notified of at the time of purchase. Irish Arts Review Publications Ltd cannot and do not accept any responsibility or liability for any losses you may suffer as a result of entering into any transaction with any third party.
INDEMNITY
You agree to indemnify Irish Arts Review its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, employees, advertisers, partners, agents and representatives, and to hold them harmless from any and all claims, demands, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses (including legal fees) that may arise from: (i) your submissions, Contribution(s) or provision of content; (ii) your use or misuse of the Site; (iii) your unauthorised use of material obtained through the Sites; (iv) your breach of these Terms; (v) any such acts arising through your use of the Sites; or (vi) any other violation of the rights of another person or party.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
You expressly understand and agree that (to the fullest extent permitted by law) Irish Arts Review shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages, or any other damages whatsoever, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits or contracts, income or revenue, goodwill, anticipated savings, data or other intangible losses (even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages), arising out of, or resulting from: (a) the use or the inability to use the Site; (b) the use of any content or other material on the site or any website or websites linked to the Site; (c) unauthorised access to or alteration of your transmissions or data; (d) statements or conduct of any third party on the Site; or (e) any other matter relating to the Site.
This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the Site, or with any of these Terms, your sole and exclusive remedy is the discontinuation of your use of this Site.
RELIANCE ON INFORMATION
Commentary and other materials posted on our Site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. The accuracy of the information on the Site is not guaranteed and does not constitute business or other professional advice and is subject to change and therefore Irish Arts Review cannot accept responsibility for any loss damage or expense incurred upon using the information. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
YOUR OBLIGATIONS
You agree not to use the Site or cause or permit the Site to be used:
to jeopardise or prejudice the operation, quality or integrity of the Site, or the operation, quality or integrity of any telecommunications network;
to harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent;
for any commercial purpose including any direct marketing, surveys, contests or pyramid schemes, nor to use the Site to participate in or cause others to participate in sending chain letters, junk e-mail, spam, duplicative or unsolicited messages, advertising or promotional material;
to distribute, download, upload or transmit any material which contains viruses, trojan horses, worms, or any other harmful or detrimental programs;
to attack the Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack; or
contrary to the terms and conditions of any Internet Service Provider you may use.
LINKS
The Site contains links to third party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by Irish Arts Review of the content on such third party websites. Irish Arts Review is not responsible for the content of linked third party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third party websites. If you decide to access linked third-party websites, you do so at your own risk and in accordance with the prevailing terms and conditions of such third party sites.
Irish Arts Review generally welcomes the hyper-linking to the Site from other appropriate websites  provided we give our consent to the establishment of such links. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the absolute right to refuse to consent to such links without giving reasons. Any links to the Site from another website must be presented in such a manner that the viewing of the Site is not impaired by framing or similar techniques that may impact the visitor’s user experience.
TRADE MARKS
All trade marks are trademarks of Irish Arts Review Ltd or its sister companies and may be registered in certain jurisdictions. All other trademarks used on these Sites are the property of their respective owners
GOVERNING LAW
The Site has been created and is controlled by Irish Arts Review in Ireland. These Terms will be governed by, and construed and enforced in accordance with, the laws of the Ireland (excluding Northern Ireland).  You hereby unconditionally and irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Ireland (excluding Northern Ireland). Those who choose to access this Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
PRIVACY AND COOKIE POLICY
We are committed to protecting your privacy and security. All personal data that we collect from you will be processed in accordance with our Privacy Policy. You should review our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into these Terms by this reference and is available in the next tab.
ADDITIONAL TERMS
These Terms (including the Privacy Policy) constitute the entire agreement between Irish Arts Review and you with respect to your access to and use of the Site and any third-party site accessed through the Site.
If any provision of these terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
Our failure to exercise or delay in exercising a right or remedy provided by these Terms or by law does not constitute a waiver of those or any other rights or remedies.
CONTACTING US
If for any reason you wish to contact us, we can be reached at [email protected]
Thank you for visiting the Site.