Terms & Conditions
The use of the Official Basset Hound Club of Scotland web site at www.spanglefish.com/BHCS/ is subject to the following terms and conditions which you should read carefully: www.spanglefish.com/BHCS/ is managed by The Basset Hound Club of Scotland (referred to as ‘We’ or "us" or "our" below). In entering our site you as a user (‘You’ or "Your") are accepting our terms and conditions. The Basset Hound Club of Scotland is a “Not for Profit” Organisation.
Using our web site
You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party. Such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this site.
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, defamatory, obscene or offensive material or any material that constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, likely to give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violates any law. We will fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such information or materials on this web site.
The names, images and logos identifying The Basset Hound Club of Scotland and www.spanglefish.com/BHCS/, are proprietary marks of the Basset Hound Club of Scotland. Copying of our logos and/or any other third party logos accessed via this web site is not permitted without prior approval, in writing, from the relevant copyright owner.
We retain copyright in all of our material placed on the site.
Parliamentary or Scottish Parliamentary legislation and regulations, if featured on this site at any time, are subject to Crown copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. If any of the Crown copyright items on this site are being republished or copied to others, the source of the material must be identified and the copyright status acknowledged. The permission to reproduce Crown protected material does not extend to any material on this site which is identified as being the copyright of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders concerned.
Requests for permission to use our logo or copyright material should be directed to the Web site Manager, email: TheBHCofScotland@aol.com Tell us how and why you wish to use our logo(s) and/or copyright material. Please include your contact details: name, address, telephone number, fax number and email.
Hyperlinking to us
You do not have to ask permission to link directly to pages hosted on this site. We do not object to you linking directly to the information that is hosted on our site. However, we do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site. Our pages must load into the user's entire window.
Hyperlinking by us
We are not responsible for the contents or reliability of the linked web sites provided by both connected organisations and independent third parties and do not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. The existence of links to other web sites on this web site should not be taken as endorsement of any kind of the other web sites in question. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of the linked pages.
We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. However, we make no representation that the web site is free from infection by viruses or anything else that has contaminating or destructive properties. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the Internet. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this web site.
Our web site and material relating to information, products and/or services (or to third party information, products and/or services), is provided 'as is', without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, information, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
We do not warrant that the functions or advice contained in the material within this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or represent the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials.
In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use of, data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of our web site.
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Scotland. Any dispute arising under these Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the aforementioned country.
If you are a user with general public and anonymous access our web site does not store or capture personal information, but merely logs the user's Internet Protocol (IP) address that is automatically recognised by the web server.
You can delete cookies from your hard drive at any time. Further information on how to delete cookies can be found on www.aboutcookies.org. You can set your Internet browser so that it will not allow cookies to be stored on your computer. Further information on how to prevent cookies from being stored on your computer can be found on www.aboutcookies.org under the "manage cookies" section. Alternatively go to the help menu within your own Internet browser.
This privacy statement only covers our web site at www.spanglefish.com/BHCS/ This statement does not cover links within this site to other websites.
The system will record your email address and other information if volunteered to us by you. This shall be treated as proprietary and confidential. It may be used for internal review and to notify you about updates to The Basset Hound Club of Scotland web site.
Other than where stated, information collected by us is used for internal review, to improve the content of this web site, to customise the content and/or layout, to notify users about updates, and to contact users for various purposes deemed necessary from time to time, and is not shared with other organisations for commercial purposes.
Please note that The Basset Hound Club of Scotland monitors communications, including all email sent or received.
Whilst every effort has been made to confirm the accuracy of information presented, and to describe generally accepted practices, neither the authors, editors nor publishers can be responsible for errors or omissions or for any consequences from application or use of the information given. The accuracy of the advice provided by individuals, companies or organisations mentioned or named on these pages or on other sites to which these pages are linked, is the responsibility of the particular person, organisation, company or individual and no responsibility is accepted by us for inaccurate or misleading advice or information provided by such companies, organisations or individuals.
Disclosure of Information
The Basset Hound Club of Scotland has general obligations under the various Freedom of Information Acts relating to England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales, as regards the publication and disclosure of information. In any event, The Basset Hound Club of Scotland is committed to openness and transparency. We will not supply information provided to us to another party without the consent of the person who supplied that information.
The Basset Hound Club of Scotland welcomes any comments on the structure or contents of its site. We shall use these comments to inform and assist us in the development of the site. In the unlikely event that you find any inaccurate information on our web site or have any complaint about what we have published please email TheBHCofScotland@aol.com We will investigate on receipt and take such action which we, in our sole discretion, determine as being appropriate having regard to all the circumstances.
While we may enter into correspondence with commentators, we undertake not to release e-mail addresses or names of any commentators to any third parties.
We may at any time revise these terms and conditions without notice. Please check regularly. Continued use of our websites after a change has been made is your acceptance of the change.
Updated February 2012.