thesensenetwork.com (our “site”) is a website operated by Pure Science Ltd. t/a Sense Worldwide (“we” or “us”). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 5396061 and we have our registered office at 68/70 Wardour Street, London, W1F 0TB.
1.1 You may access some areas of the site without registering your details with us. Most areas of the site are only open to you if you register.
1.2 By accessing any part of the site, you shall be deemed to have accepted this legal notice in full whether you are a “visitor” (which means you simply browse the site) or you are a “member” (which means you have registered with us). The term “user” refers to a visitor or a member.
1.4 Certain provisions of this legal notice may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at the site.
1.5 Please consider your own personal safety if you decide to interact either online or offline with other users.
2.1 If you are 18 or older the following provisions will apply:-
2.1.1 before you are registered as a member you must complete a registration form, which will involve providing various personal details including your date of birth. By using the site, you represent and warrant that:-
(a) you are 18 or older;
(b) that the information you have provided on your registration form is accurate and correct; and
2.1.2 By using the site you acknowledge that you are responsible for keeping the personal details provided on your registration form up to date. Should any of your registration details change or become inaccurate, you can update these using your profile settings.
2.2.1 Before a person under the age of 18 can be registered as a member their parent or guardian must complete a consent form, which will involve providing various personal details including the parent or guardian’s date of birth. By completing and submitting the consent form, the parent or guardian represents and warrants that:-
(a) they are over the age of 18;
(b) they are responsible for you and that they are absolutely entitled to provide consent for you to use the site;
(c) the information provided on the consent form is accurate and correct;
(d) the person becoming a member is under the age of 18; and
(e) the information provided by the person becoming a member on the registration form is accurate and correct.
2.2.2 By completing and submitting the consent form, the parent or guardian gives consent for the person under the age of 18 to use the site.
2.2.3 By completing and submitting the consent form the parent or guardian acknowledges that it is their responsibility to ensure that the member keeps the personal details provided on the registration form up to date. Should any registration details change or become inaccurate, these can be updated using the profile settings.
3.1 You are permitted to print and download extracts from the site for your own use on the following basis:
3.1.1 no documents or related graphics on the site are modified in any way;
3.1.2 no graphics on the site are used separately from the corresponding text; and
3.1.3 The Sense Network, Sense Worldwide and Pure Science Limited’s copyright and trademark notices and this permission notice appear in all copies.
3.2 Unless otherwise stated, the copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on the site (including without limitation photographs and graphical images) are owned by us or by third parties under license by us. Please note that users posting content, communication, information, intellectual property, material, messages, photos, videos, URLs, profiles and the like (collectively referred to as “content”) on the Site grant us a non-exclusive license in respect of the use of such Content.
3.4 Other than as described above, no part of the site may be reproduced or stored in any other website or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without obtaining prior written permission from us.
3.5 Any rights not expressly granted in these terms are reserved.
4. REGISTRATION AND PASSWORDS
4.1 When you sign up to become a member, you will be asked to use your real name, we may refuse your registration if we determine in our absolute discretion your name to be false.
4.2 When you sign up to become a member, you will also be asked to choose a password. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the security of your password.
4.3 You agree not to use the account or password of another member at any time. Each registration is for a single user only. We do not permit you to share your user name and password with any other person nor with multiple users on the network.
5. SERVICE ACCESS
5.1 While we ensure that the site is normally available 24 hours a day, we shall not be liable if for any reason the site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
5.2 We may suspend temporarily, and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond The Sense Network’s control, access to the site.
6. USER MATERIAL AND CONDUCT
6.1 You understand and agree that we may (but we are not obligated to) review any content that is uploaded, published or displayed on the site and delete or refuse to take online any such content.
6.2 Although we will endeavour to remove offensive content from the site as soon as we become aware of such content, due to the nature of the site, we cannot guarantee that you will not come into contact with content that you may find offensive during your use of the site and we accept no liability whatsoever for any content on the site.
6.3 By posting content to any area of the site, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant to us, an irrevocable, perpetual non-exclusive, royalty-free and fully paid, worldwide license to reproduce, distribute, publicly display and perform the content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate in to other works, such content and to grant and authorise sublicensing of these.
7.1 Once you are a member you may at any time be invited to participate in project that we or our clients operate through our website although registration to become a Member in no way guarantees that you will be invited to participate in any project groups.
7.3 You do not have to participate in any project group if you do not want to and you may cancel your participation in any project group at any time, although you or your parent or guardian as the case may be will not receive any payment for any projects not completed.
7.4 By participating in projects you agree that any information provided during such activities will accurately represent the opinions and beliefs you hold.
7.5 If you are invited to participate in a project and you are 18 or older, the following provisions apply:-
7.5.1 You may be asked to provide your bank details or Paypal address to enable us to make payments to you.
7.5.2 You are responsible for ensuring that we are notified of any change in your bank or Paypal details. You can advise us of a change in your bank details by sending an e-mail to The Sense Network team. Any failure by you to provide accurate bank details may result in payments made to you being delayed.
7.6 If the member is under the age of 18 we cannot make payments to them online, but we can make payments to their parent or guardian. For this purpose, we may ask the parent or guardian for their bank details. By providing their bank details the parent or guardian acknowledges that they are responsible for ensuring that:
7.6.2 we are notified of any change in their bank details. The parent or guardian can notify us of any changes in their bank details by sending an email to The Sense Network team. Any failure by the parent or guardian may result in payments being delayed.
7.7 Once a project has been completed, we endeavour to make a payment to you, or your parent or guardian as the case may be, for that research activity within 10 working days.
7.9 If your membership is terminated for any reason your participation in all projects will immediately cease and you may receive a pro-rata payment as described above.
8.1 We respect the intellectual property rights of others and we prohibit users from uploading, posting or otherwise transmitting on the site or service any materials that violate another person’s intellectual property rights.
8.2 Although we accept no liability for any content on our site that breaches our Acceptable Use and Takedown Procedure, we are committed to removing such content as soon as we become aware of it.
8.3 The site is not available for general commercial use and users may not use any part of the site in connection with any commercial endeavours except those that are specially endorsed or approved in writing by us.
8.4 If you encounter any content that you believe is commercial in nature, infringes the intellectual property rights of others or breaches our Acceptable Use and Takedown Procedure please send a written notification to the The Sense Network team so that we can deal with such content in accordance with the Acceptable Use and Takedown Procedure.
9. MEMBER DISPUTES
You are solely responsible for your interactions with other members. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other members.
11. LINKS TO AND FROM OTHER WEBSITES
11.1 Links to third party websites on the site are provided solely for your convenience. If you use these links, you leave the site. We have not reviewed all of these third party websites and do not control and are not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. We therefore do not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to the site, you do so entirely at your own risk.
11.2 If you would like to link to the site, you may only do so on the basis that you link to, but do not replicate, the home page of the site, and subject to the following conditions:
11.2.1 you do not remove, distort or otherwise alter the size or appearance of any logo owned or used by us;
11.2.2 you do not create a frame or any other browser or border environment around the site;
11.2.3 you do not in any way imply that we endorse any products or services other than those we provide;
11.2.4 you do not misrepresent your relationship with us nor present any other false information about us;
11.2.5 you do not otherwise use any trademarks displayed on the site of which we are proprietor without express written permission from us;
11.2.6 you do not link from a website that is not owned by you; and
11.2.7 your website does not contain content that is distasteful, offensive or controversial, infringes any intellectual property rights or other rights of any other person or otherwise does not comply with all applicable laws and regulations.
11.4 You shall fully indemnify us for any loss or damage suffered by us resulting from your linking to our site..
12.1 While we endeavour to ensure that the information on the site is correct, we do not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on the site. We may make changes to the material on the site at any time, without notice. The material on the site may be out of date, and we make no commitment to update such material.
13.1 The material displayed on the site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we and third parties connected to it expressly exclude:
13.2 all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
13.3 any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with the site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of the site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any 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; and for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable. Under no circumstances will we be responsible for personal injury or death resulting from anyone’s use of the site or any interactions between users, whether online or offline.
13.5 If your use of material or content on the site results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment, software or data, you assume all costs of such servicing, repairs and corrections.
14.1 We may terminate your membership, delete your profile and any content or information that you have posted on the site and/or prohibit you from using or accessing the site or service (or any portion, aspect or feature of the site or service) for any reason, or no reason, at any time in our sole discretion, with or without notice.
14.2 You may terminate your membership at any time, for any reason, by contacting us. If you terminate your membership you will not be able to access most areas of the Site nor will you have any right to do so and other members will not be able to view your profile or any of your information.
16. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION