Welcome to MAD Insight (the “Website” or the “Site”). MAD Insight is a service, that;
- helps businesspeople (our Users) find relevant content, improve their skills, find suppliers, build their knowledge, and stay up-to-date.
- helps organisations (our Clients) share or syndicate business content
- helps organisations (our Clients) identify and contact businesspeople who may have an interest in their products, services, expertise, or content.
The Website is provided exclusively for business people aged 18 years or older, on the basis that Users may access content, services, events, or other opportunities in return for sharing their personal data with our Clients (the sponsors or contributors), for marketing purposes.
The terms “we”, “us”, “our”, “MAD Insight”, and “Hippocampus Media” refer to Hippocampus Media Ltd, a company registered in England 11160601, 2 Copperhouse Court, Caldecotte Business Park, Milton Keynes, England, MK7 8NL, our officers and staff and/or our subsidiaries. The term “you” refers to the individual using, or contributing to the website
The website is offered to you on condition of your acceptance, without modification, of any and all of the terms, conditions and notices set forth below (collectively the “Agreement”). By accessing or using this Website in any manner, you agree to be bound by the Agreement. Please read the Agreement carefully. If you do not accept all of these terms and conditions, do not use this Website. Be sure to return to this page periodically to review the most current version of the Agreement. We reserve the right at any time, at our sole discretion, to change or otherwise modify the Agreement without prior notice, and your continued access or use of this Website signifies your acceptance of the updated or modified Agreement.
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
USE OF THE WEBSITE
As a condition of your use of this Website, you warrant that;
- all information supplied by you on this Website is true, accurate, current, and complete
- if you have a MAD Insight account, you will safeguard your account information and will supervise and be completely responsible for any use of your account by anyone other than you
- you are a businessperson, aged 18 years or older
We retain the right at our sole discretion to deny access to anyone to this Website and the services we offer, at any time and for any reason, including, but not limited to, violation of this Agreement.
The content and information on this Website (including, but not limited to, messages, data, information, files, text, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, webinars, icons, software, code, or other material), as well as the infrastructure used to provide the same, is proprietary to Hippocampus Media, or it’s clients, or partners. You agree not to otherwise modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, sell, or re-sell any information, software, products, or services obtained from or through this Website. Additionally, you agree not to:
- use this Website or its contents for any commercial purpose other than that specified in this agreement;
- use this website, or the information herein for the purposes of canvassing, soliciting, or otherwise inducing our Clients, partners or contributors;
- access, monitor or copy any content or information of this Website using any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means, or any manual process for any purpose without our express written permission;
- violate the restrictions in any robot exclusion headers or robots.txt file on this Website, or bypass or circumvent other measures employed to prevent or limit access to this Website;
- take any action that imposes, or may impose, in our discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;
- “frame”, “mirror” or otherwise incorporate any part of this Website into any other website or digital service or property, without our express written permission
- attempt to modify, translate, adapt, edit, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer any software programs used by us in connection with the Website or the services provided.
REVIEWS, COMMENTS AND CONTRIBUTING TO THE SITE
By submitting content to us by electronic mail, postings on the Site, or otherwise, including, but not limited to, any company reviews, questions, comments, suggestions, ideas or other information contained in any submissions (collectively, “Submissions”), you grant Hippocampus Media and its affiliates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable and fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, distribute, publish, create derivative works from, and publicly display and perform such Submissions throughout the world in any media, now known or hereafter devised. We warrant that we will not use your name when undertaking such activities.
You further grant Hippocampus Media the right to pursue at law any person or entity that violates your or Hippocampus Media’s rights in the Submissions by a breach of this Agreement. You acknowledge and agree that other than your name, submissions are non-confidential and non-proprietary. You acknowledge that Hippocampus Media will provide all details, including your name to any party as required by law.
The Site may contain discussion forums, bulletin boards, review services, or other forums in which you or third parties may post reviews of business experiences or other content, messages, materials or other items on the Site (“Interactive Areas”). If Mad Insight provides such Interactive Areas, you are solely responsible for your use of such Interactive Areas and you use them at your own risk. By using any Interactive Areas, you expressly agree not to post, upload to, transmit, distribute, store, create or otherwise publish through the Site any of the following:
- Any message, data, information, text, music, sound, photos, graphics, code or any other material (“Content”) that is untrue, unlawful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, suggestive, harassing, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, inflammatory, fraudulent or otherwise objectionable;
- Content that would constitute, encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offence, violate the rights of any party, or that would otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national or international law, including, without limitation, the regulations of the UK Libel Act (1843) and any applicable data regulations.
- Content that may infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual or proprietary right of any party; including you, Hippocampus Media and, any third party, including without limitation companies that you are reviewing or otherwise supplying information about.
- Content that impersonates any person or entity or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity, including Mad Insight or Hippocampus Media
- Unsolicited promotions, political campaigning, advertising, contests, raffles, or other solicitations;
- Private information of or about any third party, including, without limitation, company name, job title, surname, addresses, phone numbers.
- Viruses, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files;
- Content that is unrelated to the topic of the Interactive Area(s) in which such Content is posted; or
- Content or links to content that, in the sole judgment of Hippocampus Media, (a) violates the previous subsections herein, (b) is objectionable, (c) which restricts or inhibits any other eligible person from using or enjoying the Site, or (d) which may expose Hippocampus Media, its affiliates or its users to any harm or liability of any type.
Hippocampus Media takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any Content posted, stored or uploaded by you or any third party, or for any loss or damage thereto, nor is Hippocampus Media liable for any mistakes, defamation, slander, libel, omissions, falsehoods, obscenity, pornography or profanity you may encounter. As a provider of interactive services, Hippocampus Media is not liable for any statements, representations or Content provided by its users in any public forum, personal home page or other Interactive Area. Although Hippocampus Media has no obligation to screen, edit or monitor any of the Content posted to or distributed through MAD Insight, Hippocampus Media reserves the right, and has absolute discretion, to remove, screen or edit without notice any Content posted or stored on the Site at any time and for any reason, and you are solely responsible for creating backup copies of and replacing any Content you post or store on the Site at your sole cost and expense.
If it is determined that you retain moral rights (including rights of attribution or integrity) in the Content, you hereby declare that (a) you do not require that any personally identifying information be used in connection with the Content, or any derivative works of or upgrades or updates thereto; (b) you have no objection to the publication, use, modification, deletion and exploitation of the Content by Hippocampus Media or its licensees, successors and assigns; (c) you forever waive and agree not to claim or assert any entitlement to any and all moral rights of an author in any of the Content; and (d) you forever release Hippocampus Media, and its licensees, successors and assigns, from any claims that you could otherwise assert against Hippocampus Media by virtue of any such moral rights.
Any use of the Interactive Areas or other portions of the Site in violation of the foregoing violates these Site Terms and may result in, among other things, termination or suspension of your rights to use the Interactive Areas and/or the Site.
By listing information relevant to particular companies, industries, marketing techniques or disciplines, we do not represent or warrant that the employment or use of such is advisable, or without risk. Unless expressly stated, Hippocampus Media does not endorse any of the aforementioned. Hippocampus Media is not liable for loss or damages resulting from decisions informed by, or resulting from information or research obtained using the Website
CONTENT AVAILABLE ON THE SITE
While reasonable effort is made to ensure that information provided within content available on the site (including, without limitation white papers, webinars, video, job advertisements and reviews), no guarantees for the currency or accuracy of information are made. Hippocampus Media provides all content “as is”, without any representation or endorsement and without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. Hippocampus Media does not accept any liability for any loss, disruption or damage which may occur whilst using content or resulting from action taken or not taken in reliance upon it.
The information contained on this Site is provided for information purposes only, and should not be construed as legal advice. You should not act on, or should refrain from acting on the basis of any content without seeking legal or other professional advice as appropriate. The contents of this site contain general information and may not reflect current legal developments, your situation, or that of your organisation. You accept full liability for actions you take or fail to take based on any content on this site.
JOB ADVERTISEMENTS AND JOB APPLICATIONS
In publishing job advertisements, Hippocampus Media does not act as an Agency, Hirer or Employment Business as defined in the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.
No guarantee is made as to the suitability of any job for any applicant, nor the legal right of any applicant to work in the European Economic Area or any other economic area or jurisdiction.
Hippocampus Media makes no guarantee that an application made via The Site will be transmitted to or accepted by any Agency, Hirer or Employment Business.
The information, software, products, and services published on this website may include inaccuracies or errors. Hippocampus Media, its subsidiaries and corporate affiliates do not guarantee the accuracy of, and disclaim all liability for any errors or other inaccuracies relating to the information and description of the marketing and any other products or services displayed on this website (including, without limitation, the pricing, photographs, list of services, general product descriptions, etc.).
Hippocampus Media, it’s staff and officers make no representations about the suitability of the information, software, products, and services contained on this website for any purpose, and the inclusion or offering of any products or services on this website does not constitute any endorsement or recommendation of such products or services by Hippocampus Media, its staff, its officers or its affiliates. All such information, software, products, and services are provided “As is” without warranty of any kind. Hippocampus Media disclaim all warranties and conditions that this website, its servers or any email sent from Hippocampus Media, are free of viruses or other harmful components. Hippocampus Media hereby disclaims all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, and services, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement.
In no event shall Hippocampus Media (its officers, directors and affiliates) be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, or consequential damages arising out of, or in any way connected with, your access to, display of, or use of this website, or with the delay or inability to access, display or use this website (including, but not limited to, your reliance upon opinions appearing on this web site; any computer viruses, information, software, linked sites, products, and services obtained through this website; or otherwise arising out of the access to, display of or use of this website) whether based on a theory of negligence, contract, tort, strict liability, or otherwise, and even if Hippocampus Media has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
The limitation of liability reflects the allocation of risk between the parties. The limitations specified in this section will survive and apply even if any limited remedy specified in these terms is found to have failed of its essential purpose. The limitations of liability provided in these terms inure to the benefit of Hippocampus Media.
You agree to defend and indemnify Hippocampus Media and its affiliates and any of their officers, directors, employees and agents from and against any claims, causes of action, demands, recoveries, losses, damages, fines, penalties or other costs or expenses of any kind or nature, including but not limited to; reasonable legal and accounting fees, brought by third parties as a result of:
- Your breach of this Agreement or the documents referenced herein;
- Your violation of any law or the rights of a third party; or
- Your use of this Website.
LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY SITES
This Website may contain hyperlinks to websites or other digital properties operated by parties other than Hippocampus Media. Such hyperlinks are provided for your reference only. We do not control such websites, and are not responsible for their contents, or the privacy, or other practices of such websites. Further, it is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever links you select or software you download (whether from this Website or other websites) is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses, defects and other items of a destructive nature. Our inclusion of hyperlinks to such websites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or any association with their operators.
SOFTWARE AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE
The MAD Insight website is controlled and operated by Hippocampus Media from its offices in the United Kingdom. Hippocampus Media makes no representation that materials on the website are appropriate or available for use outside the United Kingdom. Those who choose to access the website from outside the United Kingdom do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent that local laws are applicable. Software from the website is further subject to United Kingdom export controls.
Please note that all Software, including, without limitation, all HTML, XML, php, Java script and Active X controls contained on this Website, is owned by Hippocampus Media, and/or its affiliates, and is protected by copyright laws and international treaty provisions. Any reproduction or redistribution of the Software is expressly prohibited, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted.
Without limiting the foregoing, copying or reproduction of the software to any other server or location for further reproduction or redistribution is expressly prohibited. The software is warranted, if at all, only according to the terms of the license agreement.
COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK NOTICES
Unless otherwise stated, all contents of this Website are: Copyright ©2018 Hippocampus Media. All rights reserved. Hippocampus Media is not responsible for content on websites operated by parties other than Hippocampus Media.
“MAD//Fest”, “MAD//Insight”, the logo and all other product or service names or slogans displayed on the Site are registered and/or common law trademarks of Hippocampus Media and/or its suppliers or licensors, and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of Hippocampus Media or the applicable trademark holder. In addition, the look and feel of the Site, including all page headers, custom graphics, button icons and scripts, is the service mark, trademark and/or trade dress of MAD Insight and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of Hippocampus Media.
All other trademarks, registered trademarks, product names and company names or logos mentioned in the Site are the property of their respective owners. Reference to any products, services, processes or other information, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof by Hippocampus Media.
Other logos and product and company names mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.
You agree that no joint venture, agency, partnership, or employment relationship exists between you and Hippocampus Media and our affiliates, Clients or partners as a result of this Agreement or use of this Website.
Our performance of and compliance with this Agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this Agreement limits our right to comply with law enforcement or other governmental or legal requests or requirements relating to your use of this Website or information provided to or gathered by us with respect to such use. To the extent allowed by applicable law, you agree that you will bring any claim or cause of action arising from or relating to your access or use of this Website within two (2) years from the date on which such claim or action arose or accrued or such claim or cause of action will be irrevocably waived.
If any part of this Agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remaining provisions in the Agreement shall continue in effect.
This Agreement (and any other terms and conditions referenced herein) constitutes the agreement between you and Hippocampus Media with respect to this Website and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral, or written, between the User and Hippocampus Media with respect to this Website. A printed version of this Agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this Agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.
Fictitious names of companies, products, people, characters, and/or data mentioned on this Website are not intended to represent any real individual, company, product, or event.
Hippocampus Media, it’s staff and officers shall not be liable for any failure to perform any obligation under any Agreement which is due to an event beyond our control; including without limitation any Act of God, terrorism, war, political insurgence, insurrection, riot, civil unrest, act of civil or military authority, uprising, earthquake, flood or any other natural or man made eventuality outside of our control, which causes the termination of an agreement or contract entered into, nor which could have been reasonably foreseen.