Terms and Conditions

Please read this page carefully. It (together with the documents referred to on it) sets out the terms (the “Terms and Conditions“) which allows use of our website: Spanish4foodies.com (our “Website“). By registering and using our Website, the “User” (“you“) indicate that you acceptance of these Terms and Conditions (which include our Community Standards and our Privacy Policy) and that you agree to abide by them.

If you do not agree to the Terms and Conditions, please refrain from using our Website.

About us: Our Website is operated by Holland Linguistic Services (“HLS”, the “Company“, “we“, “our” or “us“). We are a sole proprietorship registered in the Netherlands with the Dutch Chamber of Commerce (KvK-nummer 54705002 / VAT NL534986225B01).

Registration and Security
1.1 To access all of the Website’s content (audio and visual lessons, dictionary, games, etc.) you will need to register. There is no cost. All details provided by you, at this or at any time, must be correct and complete. This may require additional details from you, but not your credit card. Where mandatory information is required, as part of the registration process, this is indicated.

1.2 After registration you must inform us immediately of any changes to the information that you provided when registering by updating your personal details in order that we can communicate with you effectively.

1.3 If you are provided with a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any third party. If you know or suspect that someone else knows your user identification code, password or any other piece of information related to our security procedures then you should notify us by emailing SET UP EMAIL immediately. We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our opinion, you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of the Terms and Conditions.

1.4 If HLS has reason to believe that there is likely to be a breach of security or misuse of our Website, we may require you to change your password or we may suspend your account.

Suspension or Cancellation of Registration
1.5 We may suspend or cancel your registration immediately at our discretion without advisement if you breach any of your obligations under these Terms and Conditions. You can cancel your registration at any time by informing us in writing at admin@spanish4foodies.com. If you do so, you must stop using our Website. The suspension or cancellation of your registration and your right to use the Website shall not affect either party’s statutory rights or liabilities.

Information About You and Your Visits to our Website
1.6 We process information about you in accordance with our Privacy Policy. By using our Website, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.If we make any changes to our Privacy Policy, we will post the revisions on our Website. You should review the Privacy Policy regularly, to note any changes as to how we collect and use personal information.

Site uptime
1.7 All reasonable measures are taken by us to ensure that this Website is operational all day, every day. However, occasionally technical issues may result in some downtime and accordingly we will not be liable if this website is unavailable at any time.

1.8 Where possible we always try to give advance warning of maintenance issues that may result in Website down time but we shall not be obliged to provide such notice.

Intellectual property rights
2.1 Unless otherwise indicated, HLS is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights (including copyright) contained within the Website, and in the material published on it, including (but not limited to) the content, layout, data and graphics. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

2.2 You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our Website for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organization to material posted on the Website.

2.3 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.

2.4 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our Website must always be acknowledged.

2.5 You must not use any part of the materials on our Website for commercial purposes without obtaining a license to do so from HLS or our licensors.

2.6 Any authorized use of content, must include the customary bibliographic citation, including author attribution, date, article, article title and the URL Spanish4foodies.com and you must keep intact all and any original copyright notices or other intellectual property notices.

2.7 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.

Notification of possible copyright infringement
2.8 In the event you believe that material or content published on the Website may infringe on your copyright or that of another, please contact us at admin@spanish4foodies.com.

3.1 To the fullest extent permitted by law, HLS and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:

(a) all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity; and (b) any liability for any indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with the Website or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of the Website, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including (but not limited to) liability for loss of income or revenue, loss of business, loss of profits or contracts, loss of anticipated savings, loss of data, loss of goodwill, wasted management or office time, whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property.

3.2 This condition in respect of liability does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor in respect of any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

3.3 Description or reference to a product or publication does not imply endorsement of that product or publication, unless it is owned by HLS. Opinions posted on any part or parts of the Website are those of individuals posting them and not the views of HLS.

3.4 Materials posted on our Website are for information only and are not intended to: (i) amount to advice on which reliance should be placed; or (ii) constitute professional advice in relation to any issues covered. HLS and third parties connected to us hereby disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to the Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

3.5 You should obtain independent verification or advice before relying upon any materials on the Website.

Uploading Material to the Website
4.1 Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload material to our Website, or to make contact with other users of our Website, you must comply with the guidelines set out in our Community Standards. You warrant that any such contribution does comply with these rules, and you fully indemnify us for any breach of this warranty.

4.2 Any material you upload to the Website will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to the Website constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy. You agree to fully indemnify us in respect of any claim made against us by any third party relating to the content or accuracy of any materials uploaded by you.

4.3 We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on our Website if, in our opinion, such material does not comply with the guideline set out in our community standards.

Viruses, Hacking and Other Offenses
5.1 You must not misuse our Website by introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorized 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.

5.2 By breaching this provision, you may commit a criminal offense 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.

5.3 HLS will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our Website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

Linking to our Website
6.1 You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you 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.

6.2 You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.

6.3 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. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

6.4 If you wish to make any use of material on our Website other than that set out above, please address your request to admin@spanish4foodies.com.

Links from our Website
6.5 Where our Website contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. HLS has no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accepts no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. These links are provided purely for your convenience and we do not endorse the materials on such websites, unless indicated.

We may amend these Terms and Conditions. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any updates as they are binding on you and will apply to the use by you of our Website after the date on which the changes are made. If you do not wish to accept the new Terms and Conditions you should not continue to use our Website. If you continue to use our Website after the date on which the change comes into effect, your use of our Website indicates your agreement to be bound by the new Terms and Conditions. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.

Jurisdiction and Applicable Law
The Dutch courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our Website although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you to enforce any judgment for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country. These Terms and Conditions and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

i. You may not transfer any of your rights under the Terms and Conditions to any other person. We may transfer our rights under the Terms and Conditions to another business where we reasonably believe your rights will not be affected.

ii. If you breach the Terms and Conditions and HLS chooses to ignore this, HLS will still be entitled to use its rights and remedies at a later date or in any other situation where you breach the Terms and Conditions.

iii. HLS shall not be responsible for any breach of the Terms and Conditions caused by circumstances beyond its reasonable control.

iv. HLS make no promise that materials on our Website are appropriate for use in locations outside of Spain, and accessing our Website from territories where its contents are illegal or unlawful is prohibited.

v. Nothing in the Terms and Conditions is intended to exclude or limit the statutory rights of a consumer.

Contact us
If you have any concerns about material which appears on the Website or if you have any queries about the Terms and Conditions please contact EMAIL.