Terms of Use

  1. Terms of Use
    1. By accessing any part of the website or using Education Horizons solutions and services, you shall be deemed to have accepted this Terms of Use. If you do not accept the terms of this Terms of Use, you must leave the relevant system immediately and not use any Education Horizons solutions and services.
    2. Education Horizons reserves the right to change or update this Terms of Use from time to time. Any revisions to this Terms of Use will be published at educationhodev.wpengine.com/terms-of-use and any significant changes that affect your rights will be notified to you by email where you have provided your email address to Education Horizons pursuant to a contract with us.
    3. Additional terms of business and/or terms and conditions apply where you enter into any contract with Education Horizons for Education Horizons goods and services via the website or otherwise whereupon these Terms of Use will form a part of such contract that you have with Education Horizons.
    4. This Terms of Use is in addition to our Privacy Policy and Legal Information and we advise that you read these documents carefully since they set out important information regarding your rights and obligations including the consequences of breaching this Terms of Use.
    5. You acknowledge that accurate and complete information will be required in order to use Education Horizons production solutions and services where you have a legal requirement to do so (e.g. compliance reporting). Test, training, staging and demonstration systems should not require complete and accurate information.
  2.  Acceptable Use
    1. Education Horizons supports the free flow of information and ideas over the internet and does not actively monitor use of the Website and Education Horizons systems under normal circumstances. However, Education Horizons seeks to balance this aim with Education Horizons’ obligations to other users, third parties and at law. Education Horizons does therefore conduct random checks or investigations from time to time to ascertain compliance with this Terms of Use and to comply with or investigate any enforcement agency or police request or other complaints. Education Horizons also therefore requires that, in using the Website and Education Horizons systems or services, you do not:
      1. upload any data, personal or sensitive data, or image thereof that does not have a lawful or contractual basis be transmitted to, stored or displayed on Education Horizons Websites, services or solutions. This is inclusive of but not limited to the transmission of unsolicited and/or unredacted personal data concerning students, parents or other 3rd parties to our Service Desk;
      2. say or do anything that would cause annoyance, inconvenience, harassment or needless anxiety to others;
      3. advertise or promote third party or your own products or services by way of the distribution of ‘spam’ mail;
      4. use foul, threatening, offensive language, or sexually explicit language
      5. make insulting remarks to or about other users of the Website or Education Horizons systems, Education Horizons or third parties;
      6. distribute illegal, copyright infringing, indecent or offensive material or any messages or content that may incite disorder or encourage illegal activities or that causes or may cause harm to minors;
      7. impersonate Education Horizons or another person;
      8. transfer files that contain viruses, trojans or other harmful programs;
      9. use the Websites, Education Horizons systems or services to conduct any fraudulent activity including, without limitation, any ‘pyramid scheme’, ‘ponzi scheme’ or ‘chain letter’;
      10. breach or otherwise fail to comply with relevant licence terms in connection with any hardware or licensed content that you access via the Websites, Education Horizons Solutions and Services;
      11. connect any insecure computer hardware or other machines to the Education Horizons systems which may be exploited by third parties to carry out activities that are in breach of this Terms of Use; or
      12. access or attempt to access the accounts of other users or to penetrate or attempt to penetrate or security test the websites or systems of Education Horizons group, or attempt to bypass Education Horizons or Client’s security measures in any way.
    2. Education Horizons may take any or all of the following action at its discretion:
      1. remove any material or data that, in Education Horizons’ sole discretion may be inappropriate or that Education Horizons may suspect to be illegal, may subject Education Horizons to liability, damage Education Horizons’ reputation or which may violate this Terms of Use or where Education Horizons is required to do so by law;
      2. issue you with verbal or written warnings and take such further action as Education Horizons deems appropriate if such warnings are not heeded;
      3. suspend or terminate your access to any or all of the Websites or Education Horizons Solutions and Services without notice at any time;
      4. inform the appropriate authorities and provide them with information regarding any suspected illegal activity; or
      5. bring legal action against you or any other user in relation to any breach by you or such other user of this Terms of Use or any illegal or suspected illegal activity. Education Horizons will determine what action is appropriate to be taken against a user on a case-by-case basis.
    3. Your breach of this Terms of Use may also give rise to termination of or further action under any contract you may have with Education Horizons.
    4. You acknowledge that Education Horizons may be required by law or regulation to access, monitor, store or copy material sent by you or to you or other users without further notice.
    5. In addition to the obligations set out in Clause 2.1, you agree that in using Education Horizons websites or solutions and services, you will at all times comply with all relevant laws and regulations.2.6.
    6. You agree to compensate us for any loss or damage that may be caused to Education Horizons (including reasonable legal costs) as a consequence of your breach of any of Clauses 2.1, 2.2, 2.5 and 3.2.
  3. Ownership of Intellectual Property Rights
    1. Your use of the Websites, Education Horizons Solutions and Services grants no rights to you in relation to copyright, trade marks or other of Education Horizons’ intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of third parties including Education Horizons’ licensors.
    2. You may not, without limitation, copy, reproduce, republish, download, post, broadcast, record, transmit, commercially exploit, communicate to the public, or otherwise use the content included in or provided via the Websites, Education Horizons Solutions and Services except for your own personal, non-commercial use or where Education Horizons expressly gives you a right to do so on a case-by-case basis. Subject to the above, you may download insubstantial excerpts of such content to your hard disk for the purpose of viewing it provided that no more than one copy of any information is made.
    3. Links to other websites or online services that are accessible from Education Horizons Solutions or Services may contain terms and conditions that are different from these Terms of Use. Users must review the terms and conditions of any third-party site that they access outside of the system provided through Education Horizons.
    4. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Education Horizons of any linked site. Education Horizons does not control or endorse these sites, and is not responsible or liable for the accuracy, legality, adherence to intellectual property rights or any other aspect of the content of such sites or for any damage or injury arising in connection with your access to and/or use of such sites.