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Masonic Maps Terms and ConditionsTerms & Conditions

Effective Date: 1st May 2013

Introduction

By registering on or using this website you agree to be bound by these
terms and conditions.

Please read these terms and conditions carefully. They cancel and replace any previous versions. 

 

Changes to terms and conditions

We may change these terms and conditions by posting the revised version
on our website for a reasonable period before they become effective.
Please check our website from time to time.

You will be bound by the revised agreement if you place a new subscription
or renew an existing subscription or if you continue to use our Service,
following the effective date shown.

 

Legal responsibility

Very Important; MasonicMaps.com does not accept legal responsibility for the accuracy of, or otherwise in relation to any data published and gives no warranty
as to the completeness or 
fitness for purpose of the information provided. Accordingly it should not be relied on as such.

Information contained in or accessible via the Website may change from
time to time. We may make improvements or alterations to the Website at
any time and without notice.

We may modify, withdraw or deny access to the Website at any time.

The owners of this website reserve the right to decline to host organizations
without giving any reason and to edit, 
remove and delete data associated with organizations, entirely at their discretion.


Very important: Any content which we ourselves make available on the website is intended for very general guidance but
we cannot guarantee that it is accurate or
 up to date. Before acting on such information, you must make your own
appropriate enquiries including as to its accuracy and suitability for your purposes. 
You rely on such information at your own risk. 


Any and all arrangements made between you and any other person or organisation, using, or named on the Website, is entirely
at your own risk and responsibility.

We reserve the right to reject, suspend, alter, remove or delete content or to disclose to the relevant authorities
any Content if it breaches our terms and conditions or it is necessary to protect us or others or where we have reasonable
grounds for believing that a criminal act has been committed or if we are required to do so by law or appropriate authority.
If so, you must not attempt to re-publish or re-send the relevant Content.

We are not responsible for transmitting or following up on communications between users.

You may only use the contact information supplied by users only in order to verify for the data provided by the user.

You must not otherwise market to or contact such persons. When using such information you must do so to the highest legal and
moral standards, you must comply with all applicable laws, regulations and codes of conduct (including as to data protection)
and you must not infringe any third party rights.

Your account on this website is for your personal use only and is non-transferable.

You must not authorise or permit any other person to use your account.

You must take reasonable care to protect and keep confidential your password and other account or identity information.

You must notify us immediately of any apparent breach of security such as loss, theft, misuse or unauthorised disclosure or
use of a password. In such case you should also immediately amend your password via our Service.

You must ensure that all contact and payment information (eg email and postal addresses, credit card numbers) which you
provide us is accurate and not misleading and that you will update it so that it remains so.

Very important: We may at any time immediately cancel your registration or use of our Service without cause including removal of any Advertisement or Subscription. Refund of fees already paid for the period in respect of which we take such a step shall be made only and entirely at our discretion.

We may at any time cancel your registration for or use of our Service without refund (giving notice by email to the extent reasonably practicable) if we think that you have breached our terms and conditions or if any payment by you is overdue or if we consider it necessary to protect us or others or if we are required to do so by law or appropriate authority.

If we have given notice of cancellation in accordance with these terms and conditions, you must not attempt to re-register
for or use our Service.

We cannot be held legally responsible for loss or damage resulting from editing, rejection, suspension or removal of an
Advertisement or from termination of registration for or of use of our Service provided we act in accordance with this agreement.

Neither you nor we are liable for failure to perform or delay in performing any obligation (excluding payment)
under this agreement if the failure or delay is caused by any circumstances beyond your or our reasonable control.

If you intend to act on any Advertisement, you must make appropriate enquiries before proceeding including as to the
suitability of the advertiser and as to the Advertisement's accuracy and suitability for your purposes.

You rely on Advertisements at your own risk.

You agree that you will not in connection with the Service breach any applicable law, regulation or code of conduct or
infringe any rights of others.

You will not publish or send, distribute or upload any Content which is or becomes false or misleading, or is sexually explicit, 
sexually suggestive, vulgar, indecent, obscene, racist, xenophobic, abusive, unlawful, deceitful, invasive of another's privacy, confidential, offensive, harmful, violent, threatening, harassing, stalking, defamatory, or which encourage or assist any of the foregoing;

You will not publish or send any Content which links to any third party websites which are illegal or contain inappropriate content;

You will not use the Service for junk mail, spam and pyramid or similar or fraudulent schemes;

You will not do anything which may have the effect of disrupting the Service including worms, viruses,
software bombs or mass mailings;


You will not  attempt to gain unauthorised access to any part of the Service or equipment used to provide the Service.

Functioning of our Service

Very important: We cannot guarantee that the Service will be uninterrupted or error-free.
We may suspend the Service for repair, maintenance, improvement or technical reason.
We may modify, amend, suspend, withdraw, alter, adjust, reduce, update, revise or make changes to the Service where we
consider it to be necessary and at our discression.

Subscriptions to our Service

Subscriptions can be acquired at the prices, for the periods and by the payment methods specified on our Service.

Very important: We reserve the right to suspend, delete or remove the Subscription Service and any subscription.
Where such action is taken we will explain our action. The owners of the Service retain the absolute right take such action in relation to their Service as they deem necessary and at their discretion.

Refunds: 
Very important: We may at any time immediately cancel your registration or use of our Service at our discretion including removal of any Advertisement or Subscription. Where such action is taken we will explain our reason (to the extent reasonably possible by email). Refund of fees already paid for the period in respect of which we take such a step shall be made only and entirely at our discretion. In the event that a refund is made, we reserve the right to deduct Administration costs. Other charges may also apply.

We may at any time change our subscription prices or our administration charges.
The new rate takes effect if you apply for a new subscription after we post the new prices on our Service.

For existing subscribers, we will give you notice by email at least one month before your renewal.

If you do not accept the new fee or fees, you should cancel the auto-renewal. Otherwise the next auto-renewal of your subscription
after the one month's notice will be at the new rate. Payments for other Services must be made in advance or
within any period specified on our website.

All payments must be made without any set-off, counterclaim and/or any other deduction. If any amount due to us is unpaid,
we may: charge reasonable additional administration costs; and/or charge interest (both before and after judgment) on the
amount unpaid at the rate for the time being applicable under the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998;
and/or disable, suspend or remove any or all of your Advertisements


You must comply with any guidelines or requirements on our website (for example, any file-size or other technical
requirements in relation to the publication or sending of Content on or via our Service).

You must promptly comply with any reasonable request or instruction by us in connection with the Service.

We reserve the right in our discretion without notice to edit the text or layout of Subscription or to locate
or relocate Subscriptions on our Service where we think fit.

You must respond promptly and professionally to enquiries from users.

Our Subscription Service is provided strictly for non-commercial users.
A commercial user is one whose website forms part of a business or where products are being sold.


Very Important;  Commercial users may be declined acess to our service at our discression.
Commercial users will be charged a commercial rate for using our service.
The commercial rate for our service is available on request.

Third party websites

We may link to third party websites which may be of interest to you.
We do not recommend or endorse those sites or the products or services which they offer nor are we legally responsible
for them as they are outside our reasonable control. You use such third party sites at your own risk.

Copyright Notice              © 2013 MasonicMaps.com   All Right Reserved

The content on this website including images, data, maps and all other material is the copyright of MasonicMaps.com
Exploitation of maps, images, datasets, and material provided on this website is prohibited.
No part of this website or any of its contents may be reproduced, copied, modified or adapted without the 
prior written consent of the owner.
Very important: Any unauthorised copying will constitute an infringement of copyright.
 

Intellectual property rights

All trade marks, logos, graphics, images, photographs, animation, videos, text and software used on the Service are
our intellectual property or that of their respective legal owners.


You may display, reproduce or otherwise use such content insofar as necessary to view it within our site for genuine,
private, non-commercial purposes.

You may not otherwise retrieve, display, modify, copy, print, sell, download, hire or reverse engineer or
use such content without our specific prior written consent.

If you publish any Content on our Service, you grant us a worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable
(with right to sub-licence), royalty-free licence to use, copy, alter, display, sublicence and create derivative works
from that Content in any media formats, including for the purpose of redistribution or promotion of our Service.
You waive your moral rights in relation to such content to the extent legally permitted.


Liability

You must give us a reasonable opportunity to remedy any matter for which we are potentially liable before you incur any costs remedying the matter yourself.
Very important: We shall not be liable for any loss or damage caused by us or our employees or agents in circumstances where:
1. there is no breach of a legal duty of care owed to you by us or by any of our employees or agents;
2. loss or damage is not a reasonably foreseeable result of any such breach;
3. such loss or damage is caused by you, for example by not complying with this agreement; or
4. such loss or damage relates to a business.

Very important: 
You will be liable for any reasonably foreseeable loss or damage we suffer arising from your breach of this
agreement or misuse of our Service.

To the extent allowed by law, we exclude all terms, whether imposed by statute or by law or otherwise, that are not
expressly stated in this agreement.

Our liability of any kind (including our own negligence) with respect to our Service is limited to the total fee payable by you in the previous 3 months.
In no event (including our own negligence) will we be liable for any:
a) economic losses (including, without limit, loss of revenues, profits, contracts, business or anticipated savings);
b) loss of goodwill or reputation;
c) special, indirect or consequential losses; or
d) damage to or loss of data (even if we have been advised of the possibility of such losses).

 

You will indemnify us against all claims and liabilities directly or indirectly related to your Advertisement
(if you are an advertiser) and/or breach of this agreement.

 

For advertisers only

Advertising can be acquired at the prices, for the periods and by the payment methods specified on our Service.
You can cancel your Advertisement at any time by the means specified on our Service.

If you cancel, you will have the option to remove your Advertisement immediately or at the end of the current subscription
period. However, there will be no refund in respect of the unused period if you opt to remove the Advertisement immediately.

You may also request that your Advertisement is reinstated during the subscription period.
If so, the subscription period will not be extended to allow for the time when the Advertisement was not being displayed.

Your subscription will be auto-renewed for the period stated on our Service.

You can cancel auto-renewal by following the instructions on our Service.

We may at any time change our subscription prices. The new rate takes effect if you apply for a new subscription after
we post the new prices on our Service.

For existing subscribers, we will give you notice by email at least one month before your renewal.

If you do not accept the new fee, you should cancel the auto-renewal. Otherwise the next auto-renewal of your subscription
after the one month's notice will be at the new rate. Payments for other Services must be made in advance or
within any period specified on our website.

All payments must be made without any set-off, counterclaim and/or any other deduction. If any amount due to us is unpaid,
we may: charge reasonable additional administration costs; and/or charge interest (both before and after judgment) on the
amount unpaid at the rate for the time being applicable under the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998;
and/or disable, suspend or remove any or all of your Advertisements

You must comply with any guidelines or requirements on our website (for example, any file-size or other technical
requirements in relation to the publication or sending of Content on or via our Service).

You must promptly comply with any reasonable request or instruction by us in connection with the Service.

We reserve the right in our discretion without notice to edit the text or layout of Advertisements or to locate
or relocate Advertisements on our Service where we think fit (provided that you achieve prominence which is
broadly equivalent to what we offer for your particular package).

You must respond promptly and professionally to enquiries from users via our Service.
It is your responsibility to accept feedback from users if you wish to add it to your profile.

 

Transfer

We may transfer all or part of our rights or duties under this agreement.

Law

These terms and conditions shall be governed by Scottish law and any disputes will be decided only by the courts of the United Kingdom.

General

We may send all notices under this agreement by email to the most recent email address you have supplied to us
(unless otherwise stated in this agreement).

Headings used in this agreement are for information and not binding.

This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and us.

Any failure by either party to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this agreement does not mean this is a "waiver"
(ie that it can't be enforced later).

If any part of this agreement is ineffective or unenforceable for any reason, then it will be replaced with a provision
which as far as possible achieves the same thing and the rest of the agreement shall continue to apply.

A person who is not a party to this agreement shall have no rights under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999
to enforce any term of this agreement except insofar as expressly stated otherwise.

 

Complaints

If you have any complaints, please contact us via the contact details shown on our website.

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