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Acceptable Use Policy

Introduction

1.1 Together with our Terms & Conditions, this Policy governs how you may access and use the Site.

1.2 Definitions

Policy

means this acceptable use policy;

Site

means the following website: www.gunhunter.co.uk
and all associated web pages;

Submission

means any text, images, video, audio or other
multimedia content, software or other information or material submitted by
you or other users to the Site;

We or Us

means
Gun Hunter Ltd, company registration number 11560541 and whose registered
office is at 22 Ravine Road, Poole, Dorset, BH13 7HY (and us or our shall
have the same meaning);

 

you

means the person accessing or using the Site
or its content (and your shall have the same meaning); and

Registered Firearms Dealer or Shops

means any business that
manufactures, sells or transfers airguns, shotguns, firearms or ammunition,
and anyone involved in the repairing, testing or proving of them. For the
avoidance of doubt, this includes for the sale of shooting accessories,
clothing and guns that do not require certification.

 

Acceptable use

2.1 We permit you to use the Site for personal and commercial purposes and primarily for the creation of classifieds listings and the viewing of said listings. Use of the Site in any other way, including in contravention of any restriction on use set out in this Policy, is not permitted. If you do not agree with the terms of this Policy, you may not use the Site.

Restrictions on use

3.1 As a condition of your use of the Site, you agree:

3.1.1 not to use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful under any applicable law or prohibited by this
Policy or our Terms & Conditions;

3.1.2 not to use the Site to commit any act of fraud;

3.1.3 not to use the Site to distribute viruses or malware or other similar harmful software code;

3.1.4 not to use the Site for purposes of promoting unsolicited advertising or sending spam;

3.1.5 not to use the Site to simulate communications from us or another service or entity in order to collect identity information, authentication credentials, or other information (‘phishing’);

3.1.6 not to use the Site in any manner that disrupts the operation of our Site or business or the website or business of any other entity;

3.1.7 not to use the Site in any manner that harms minors;

3.1.8 not to promote any unlawful activity;

3.1.9
not to represent or
suggest that we endorse any other business, product or service unless we have
separately agreed to do so in writing;

3.1.10
not to use the Site to
gain unauthorised access to or use of computers, data, systems, accounts or
networks;

3.1.11
not to attempt to
circumvent password or user authentication methods;

3.1.12
to comply with the
provisions relating to our intellectual property rights and software contained
in our Terms & Conditions; and

3.1.13
you as a Registered
Firearms Dealer or Shop are not permitted to list in excess or 1000 adverts at
any one time without prior written consent from us.

4
Bulletin boards, chat rooms and other interactive services

4.1
We may make bulletin
boards, chat rooms, classified adverts or other communication services (Interactive Services) available on the
Site.

4.2
We are not obliged to
monitor or moderate Submissions to our Interactive Services. Where we do monitor
or moderate Submissions, we shall indicate how this is performed and who should
be contacted in relation to any Submission of concern to you.

4.3
We may remove or edit
any Submissions to any of our Interactive Services whether they are moderated
or not.

4.4
Any Submission you
make must comply with our Submission standards set out below.

5
Submission standards

5.1
Any Submission or
communication to users of our Site must conform to standards of accuracy,
decency and lawfulness, which shall be applied in our discretion, acting
reasonably. In particular, you warrant that any Submission or communication is:

5.1.1
your own original work
and lawfully submitted;

5.1.2
factually accurate or
your own genuinely held belief;

5.1.3
provided with the
necessary consent of any third party;

5.1.4
not defamatory or
likely to give rise to an allegation of defamation;

5.1.5
not offensive,
obscene, sexually explicit, discriminatory or deceptive; and

5.1.6
unlikely to cause
offence, embarrassment or annoyance to others.

6
Linking and framing

6.1
You may create a link
to our Site from another website without our prior written consent provided no
such link:

6.1.1
creates a frame or any
other browser or border environment around the content of our Site;

6.1.2
implies that we
endorse your products or services or any of the products or services of, or
available through, the website on which you place a link to our Site without
prior written permission from us;

6.1.3
displays any of the trade marks or logos used on our Site without our
permission or that of the owner of such trade marks
or logos; or

6.1.4
is placed on a website
that itself does not meet the acceptable use requirements of this Policy.

6.2
We reserve the right
to require you to immediately remove any link to the Site at any time, and you
shall immediately comply with any request by us to remove any such link.

7
Using the Gun Hunter name and logo

7.1
You may not use our
trade marks, logos or trade names except in accordance with this Policy and our
Terms & Conditions.

8
Breach

8.1
We shall apply the
terms of this Policy in our absolute discretion. In the event of your breach of
this Policy we may terminate or suspend your use of the Site, remove or edit
Submissions, disclose Submissions to law enforcement authorities or take any action
we consider necessary to remedy the breach.

9
Disputes

9.1
We will try to resolve
any disputes with you quickly and efficiently.

9.2
If you are unhappy
with us please contact us as soon as possible.

9.3
If you and we cannot
resolve a dispute using our complaint handling procedure, we will:

9.3.1
let you know that we
cannot settle the dispute with you; and

9.4
If you want to take
court proceedings, the relevant courts of the United Kingdom will have
exclusive jurisdiction in relation to this Policy.

9.5
Relevant United
Kingdom law will apply to this Policy.