Acceptable Use Policy

WILL OLNEY OPERATING UNDER THE COMPANY NAME RØCKT SCIENCE (PRONOUNCED "ROCKET SCIENCE")

This acceptable use policy sets out the terms between you and us under which you may access our website www.rocktscience.co.uk (the “Website”). This acceptable use policy applies to all users of, and visitors to, our Website.

Your use of our Website means that you accept, and agree to abide by, all the policies in this acceptable use policy, which supplement our Terms of Website Use.

PROHIBITED USES

You may use our Website only for lawful purposes.  You may not use our Website:

      In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation. 

      In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect. 

      For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way.

      To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our content standards (AS SET OUT BELOW).

      To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam).

      To knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.

You also agree:

      Not to reproduce, duplicate copy or re-sell any part of our Website in contravention of the provisions of our Terms of Website Use.

      Not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:

o      any part of our Website;

o      any equipment or network on which our Website is stored; 

o      any software used in the provision of our Website; or

o      any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.

 

INTERACTIVE SERVICES

We may from time to time provide interactive services on our Website, including, without limitation, design features, forums or bulletin boards (“interactive services”).

We are under no obligation to oversee, monitor or moderate any interactive service we provide on our Website and we expressly exclude our liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of any interactive service by a user in contravention of our content standards, whether the service is moderated or not. 

The use of any of our interactive services by a minor is subject to the consent of their parent or guardian. We advise parents who permit their children to use an interactive service that it is important that they communicate with their children about their safety online, as moderation is not fool proof. Minors who are using any interactive service should be made aware of the potential risks to them. 

 

CONTENT STANDARDS

These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our Website (“contributions”) and to any interactive services associated with it. You must comply with the spirit as well as the letter of the following standards. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.

Contributions must be accurate (where they state facts), be genuinely held (where they state opinions) and comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which they are posted.

Contributions must not:

      Contain any material which is defamatory of any person, obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory.

      Promote sexually explicit material, violence or other criminal act.

      Promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age.

      Infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person.

      Be likely to deceive, harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person.

      Be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence.

      Be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person.

      Give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case.

 

SUSPENSION AND TERMINATION

We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of this acceptable use policy through your use of our Website. When a breach of this policy has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.  

Failure to comply with this acceptable use policy constitutes a material breach of the terms of use upon which you are permitted to use our Website, and may result in us removing any contributions by you on our Website and commencing legal action against you or reporting you to law enforcement authorities. 

We exclude liability for actions taken in response to breaches of this acceptable use policy.  The responses described in this policy are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.

 

CHANGES TO THE ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY

We may revise this acceptable use policy at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make, as they are legally binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in this acceptable use policy may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our Website.