Terms Of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE

TERMS OF WEBSITE USE
This terms of use agreement (together with the documents referred to in it) sets out the terms on which you may make use of our website, https://iis.ac.uk (our “website”).  
By using our website, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, you must not use our website.

OTHER APPLICABLE TERMS
These terms of use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our website:

  • Our Privacy Policy https://iis.ac.uk/privacy-policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using our website, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate. 
  • Our Cookie Policy https://iis.ac.uk/cookie-policy, which sets out information about the cookies on our website.

INFORMATION ABOUT US
Our website is operated by The Institute of Ismaili Studies (the “IIS”, “We” or “us”). We are a company registered in England and Wales under company number 01324858 and have our registered office at 210 Euston Road, London, NW1 2DA.

CHANGES TO THESE TERMS
We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you. 

DISCLAIMER
The content on our website is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our website, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our website is accurate, complete or up-to-date. 
Access to our website is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our website is unavailable at any time or for any period.  Please note that any of the content on our website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.
CHILDREN
This Website is not directed toward children under 13 years of age nor does the IIS knowingly collect information from children under 13. If you are under 13, please do not submit any personal information to the IIS.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our website and in the material published on it.  Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy and may download extracts of any page(s) from our website for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our website.
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 content on our website must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on our website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
If you print off, copy or download any part of our website in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.
LIMITATION OF OUR LIABILITY
Nothing in these terms of use excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.
To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our website or any content on it, whether express or implied. 
We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

  • use of, or inability to use, our website; or
  • use of or reliance on any content displayed on our website. 

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programmes, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our website or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.
We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our website. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of any service by us to you.

VIRUSES
We do not guarantee that our website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our website. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our website by knowingly introducing viruses, Trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our website, the server on which our website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our website. You must not attack our website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our website will cease immediately.
LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY SITES
Our website provides links to several other third-party websites. While we make efforts to choose our links carefully, the IIS is not responsible for the content of linked websites, or for the privacy policies of websites we link to. Since we do not control those websites, we encourage you to review the privacy policies of those websites prior to any use.
LINKING TO OUR WEBSITE
Generally, other websites may link to our website without seeking the permission of the IIS. However, any such linking:

  • must clearly identify the IIS as the source of the information displayed and preserve the integrity of the IIS web pages without alteration
  • must be fair and legal and must not damage our reputation or take advantage of it
  • must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists
  • must not establish a link to our website in any website that is not owned by you.

Our website must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our website other than the home page.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

If you wish to make any use of content on our website other than that set out above, please contact: info@iis.ac.uk 

APPLICABLE LAW
These terms of use are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts. 

CONTACT US
To contact us, please email info@iis.ac.uk