Terms and Conditions - TV Teams

Terms and Conditions

Please read these terms and conditions before you start using the site.

INTRODUCTION

Welcome to TV Teams, an Online Media Networking and Recruitment site, for individuals and companies in the TV Industry.

TV Teams is a fantastic new site helping Television production companies locate production team members, plus enable TV Freelancers to seek future employment, liaise freely with other members and friends on the site, with the added bonus of being able to register your CV (“profile”) for all TV production companies to view.

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS & CONDITIONS (“Terms of Use” or “Agreement”) VERY CAREFULLY BEFORE REGISTERING WITH TV TEAMS, AS THEY CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION. IT IS YOUR RESPONSILBILITY TO READ AND UNDERSTAND THEM.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THE TERMS OF USE OUTLINED BELOW, THEN YOU MAY CHOOSE NOT TO REGISTER WITH TV TEAMS.

TV Teams reserve the right to change the Terms and Conditions, in whole or in part, at their sole discretion, with or without prior notice.

REGISTRATION AND SECURITY

TV Teams is for the use of residents of the United Kingdom, available for work in the Bristol, Cardiff or London area. All members must be over the age of 16 years. Any registration of anyone under the age of 16 years, is unauthorised, unlicensed and in violation of these Terms of Use.

By using the Service or the Site, you represent and warrant that you are 16 or older and available for work in the Bristol, Cardiff or London area, and that you agree to and to abide by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

In consideration of your use of the Site, you agree to (a) provide accurate, current and complete information about you as may be prompted by any registration forms on the Site; (b) maintain the security of your password and identification; (c) maintain and promptly update information on the site, and any other information you provide to Company, to keep it accurate, current and complete; and (d) be fully responsible for all use of your account and for any actions that take place using your account.

You agree to notify TV Teams immediately of any unathuorised use of your password or account or any other breath of security. TV Teams cannot and will not be responsible for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this section.

MEMBERS PROFILES

All members have the sole responsibility to ensure the information supplied via their “Profiles” is completely accurate and up to date.

You therefore confirm that all Personal details; Education details; Work History; Skills and General information is correct to your knowledge.

If TV Teams discovers any information to be false or inaccurate on a Members Profile, for the purposes of obtaining employment, they can and will, at any time remove or suspend the members account.

TV Teams reserves the right at anytime to check information given by individuals in their profiles, to ensure all profiles registered on the site are truthful and not fraudulent in an attempt to gain future employment.

PLEASE DO NOT FIB, YOU WILL BE FOUND OUT!!!

MEMBERS CONTENT ON TV TEAMS

You are solely responsible for the photos, profiles (including your name, image, and likeness), messages, notes, text, information, music, video, advertisements, listings, and other content that you upload, publish or display (hereinafter, "post") on or through the Service or the Site, or transmit to or share with other users (collectively the "User Content"). You may not post, transmit, or share User Content on the Site or Service that you did not create or that you do not have permission to post. You understand and agree that the Company may, but is not obligated to, review the Site and may delete or remove (without notice) any Site Content or User Content in its sole discretion, for any reason or no reason, including User Content that in the sole judgment of the Company violates this Agreement.

THIRD PARTY LINKS AND CONTENT

The Site contains (or you may be sent through the Site or the Service) links to other web sites ("Third Party Sites") as well as articles, photographs, text, graphics, pictures, designs, music, sound, video, information, applications, software and other content or items belonging to or originating from third parties (the "Third Party Applications, Software or Content"). Such Third Party Sites and Third Party Applications, Software or Content are not investigated, monitored or checked for accuracy, appropriateness, or completeness by us, and we are not responsible for any Third Party Sites accessed through the Site or any Third Party Applications, Software or Content posted on, available through or installed from the Site, including the content, accuracy, offensiveness, opinions, reliability, privacy practices or other policies of or contained in the Third Party Sites or the Third Party Applications, Software or Content. Inclusion of, linking to or permitting the use or installation of any Third Party Site or any Third Party Applications, Software or Content does not imply approval or endorsement thereof by us. If you decide to leave the Site and access the Third Party Sites or to use or install any Third Party Applications, Software or Content, you do so at your own risk and you should be aware that our terms and policies no longer govern. You should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of any site to which you navigate from the Site or relating to any applications you use or install from the site.

JOBS BOARD/APPLICATIONS

Jobs advertised on the TV Teams website can only be accessed by members of the site. Registered Production Companies can advertise several jobs on the Jobs Board at anytime. The Jobs Board is updated instantly as jobs are posted.

All members of the site may apply via the TV Teams website for all jobs advertised on the site.

You must ensure you have read all of the job details correctly and fully understand the job description, before applying for the position. You agree only to apply for advertised positions which are relevant to your experience and skills. TV Teams reserves the right to stop all unsuitable applications reaching the employer. When applying for all jobs that are advertised anonymously, the TV Teams email address is used and only those applications which deem suitable and relevant to the position advertised will be forwarded to the employer.

We provide a service to all our Company Members, with an aim to find them the best freelancers suited to their specific production requirements. Our Company Members can advertise positions on the websites online Jobs Board. They have the option to request all applications are sent directly via TV Teams before excepting only those applicants who have the skills and experience outlined in the job description. All our Company Members ask that no members contact them directly via personal email addresses or phone.

All of our Company Members are given the option to advertise all positions anonymously and conceal their company details.

TV TEAMS RULES ONLINE

As a TV Teams member, you agree NOT to:

  • Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
  • Publish, distribute and/ or disseminate any harmful, obscene, indecent, unlawful, libelous, profane, defamatory, infringing, inappropriate, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable material or information.
  • Use other Members' personal data for purposes other than establishing contact that is reasonably expected to be welcomed by such other Members
  • Submit Materials that are unlawful or promote or encourage illegal activity or that would violate the property rights of others.
  • Submit Materials of any third party without such third party's prior written consent, or Materials that falsely express or imply that such Materials are sponsored or endorsed by TV Teams
  • Create a false or misleading identity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity, for the purpose of misleading others as to the identity of the sender or the origin of a message or to harvest or otherwise collect information about others.
  • Transmit, email or post any material that contains in any form software viruses or such programs as including but not limited to, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancel-bots, computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment.
  • Use the TV Teams Service in any unlawful manner or in any other manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair the website.
  • Attempt to gain unauthorized access to the TV Teams Service, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the TV Teams Service, through password mining or any other means.
  • Modify, adapt, translate, or reverse engineer any portion of the TV Teams Service, or use any robot, spider, site search/retrieval application, or other device to retrieve or index any portion or the TV Teams Service.
  • Reformat or frame any portion of the web pages that are part of the TV Teams Service.
  • Disseminate content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, rights of privacy or publicity, or other proprietary right of any party or infringes any intellectual property law or any other applicable law.
  • Remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices contained in or on the TV Teams Service.
  • Disseminate any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, 'junk mail', 'spam', 'chain letters', 'pyramid schemes', or any other form of such solicitation.
  • Interfere with another Member's use and enjoyment of the TV Teams Service.
  • Harvest or collect email addresses or other contact information of Members, including usernames, from the TV Teams website by electronic or other means.

INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify and hold the Company, its subsidiaries and affiliates, and each of their directors, officers, agents, contractors, partners and employees, harmless from and against any loss, liability, claim, demand, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising out of or in connection with any User Content, any Third Party Applications, Software or Content you post or share on or through the Site (including through the Share Service), your use of the Service or the Site, your conduct in connection with the Service or the Site or with other users of the Service or the Site, or any violation of this Agreement or of any law or the rights of any third party.

WEBSITE CHANGES/UPDATES

TV Teams reserve the right to change or upgrade the Site at anytime, in whole or in part, at their sole discretion, with or without prior notice. This maybe subject to service disturbance.

PAYMENT ONLINE

TV Teams has all rates of payment outlined on the website, go to ‘rates and payment procedure’. You can register with TV Teams for a 12 month subscription period  for a fixed fee of £60 (please note that Special Offer rates are available - go to rates and payment procedure for details). This is a one off fee and no other fees will be taken from you at any time whilst registered with TV Teams.

The subscription fee maybe reduced depending on the different Membership offers we have running. We will always inform all our members of Special Offers featured on the website.The subscription fee may also be increased. If so, we will also inform our members 4 weeks prior to any changes in the fees.

For all those members who are joining for the first time, you will be asked to complete a registration form and then directed to a third party secure payment site, who process all payments on our behalf. You will be requested for payment details on registration, although no payment will be taken from your account for 7 days. This allows you time to cancel your membership if you are not happy with services provided.

The Terms and Conditions, as outlined, must be carefully read and understood before proceeding with registration. The terms of use will come into effect immediately after you subscribe to the TV Teams website.Payment can be made via the TV Teams website, by following the registration route. Payment can be made via Credit or Debit card. All payments are processed by a third party secure payment site.

At TV Teams we are aware that privacy and security concerns are a major issue for customers when they make payments online. Security and privacy are of the highest priority for us and we take every effort to ensure the credit card information you transmit to us is kept both secure and strictly confidential.We fully respect the privacy of our customers information. Any information you provide us with is kept private and not disclosed to any unauthorised third parties. We abide by the Data Protection Act 1984 and 1998.

An email will be sent out to the member as receipt of payment and also another confirming Membership details i.e User name and Password.

Nearing the end of your subscription period you will automatically be sent an email of notifying you that your subscription is due for renewal. You will then have the option to cancel your membership. If you choose not to cancel your membership and do not inform us you wish to cancel your account will be automatically renewed at the rate featured on the website at the time of renewal.

CANCELLATION & REFUND POLICY

You can register with TV teams on a 7 day trial period, during this time you will have full access to the website and it’s services. You will not be charged any subscription fees during this 7 day trial period.  You then have the option to cancel your membership within the 7 days from subscription date, without incurring any charges or joining fees. As a TV Teams member, you have the right to cancel your subscription at any time. If you choose to cancel your membership after the 7 days trail period, you are not entitled to any refund on subscription fees already paid.

You can cancel your membership by Login into the TV Teams website using your personal Username and Password. You will then enter the site via your your “Profile” page, here you click on ‘Subscription Details’ (found on the left hand side of the screen), where you will see the ‘Cancel Subscription’ icon.  Click on ‘Cancel Subscription’ and your membership will automatically be cancelled and your “Profile” will be removed from the website Freelancers database.

DISCLAIMER

The Company is not responsible or liable in any manner for any User Content or Third Party Applications, Software or Content posted on the Site or in connection with the Service, whether posted or caused by users of the Site, by TV Teams, by third parties or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Site or the Service. Although we provide rules for user conduct and postings, we do not control and are not responsible for what users post, transmit or share on the Site and are not responsible for any offensive, inappropriate, obscene, unlawful or otherwise objectionable content you may encounter on the Site or in connection with any User Content or Third Party Applications, Software or Content. The Company is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of the Site or Service.

The Site and the Service may be temporarily unavailable from time to time for maintenance or other reasons. Company assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, User communications. The Company is not responsible for any technical malfunction or other problems of any telephone network or service, computer systems, servers or providers, computer or mobile phone equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to User's or to any other person's computer, mobile phone, or other hardware or software, related to or resulting from using or downloading materials in connection with the Web and/or in connection with the Service, including any Mobile Client software. Under no circumstances will the Company be responsible for any loss or damage, including any loss or damage to any User Content or personal injury or death, resulting from anyone's use of the Site or the Service, any User Content or Third Party Applications, Software or Content posted on or through the Site or the Service or transmitted to Users, or any interactions between users of the Site, whether online or offline.

PRIVACY POLICY

We take your privacy very seriously and collection and use of personal information is governed by our Privacy Policy. Click here to review the TV Teams Privacy Policy.

TERMINATION

The Company may terminate your membership, delete your profile and any content or information that you have posted on the Site or through any Platform Application and/or prohibit you from using or accessing the Service or the Site or any Platform Application (or any portion, aspect or feature of the Service or the Site or any Platform Application) for any reason, or no reason, at any time in its sole discretion, with or without notice.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOUR USE OF THE TV TEAMS SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL TV TEAMS, ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AND AFFILIATES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OWNERS, OFFICERS, MANAGERS, MEMBERS, AGENTS, AND EMPLOYEES, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR LOSSES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES), WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE TV TEAMS SERVICE, WHETHER OR NOT TV TEAMS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSS. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY (I) WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF AND RELIANCE ON THE TV TEAMS SERVICE, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE TV TEAMS SERVICE, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF THE TV TEAMS SERVICE (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES), AND (II) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE TV TEAMS SERVICE OR ANY PART OF THE TV TEAMS SERVICE YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE TV TEAMS SERVICE AND ITS RELATED WEBSITE.