Terms and conditions

Terms and Conditions of Use

Welcome to Studentcompetitions.com! Student Competitions AB and its associates provide their services to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit, post content to- or in any other way interact with or within this website, you accept these terms and conditions. Please read them carefully. In addition, the terms and conditions apply for all Competitions organized or hosted by Student Competitions AB, on Studentcompetitions.com or satellite competition sites. Student Competitions stipulates the right to change the terms and conditions published on the website, without notice. It is up to the user to keep him/herself updated about the current version.

DEFINITIONS

Student Competitions: Student Competitions is a Company incorporated under the laws of Sweden.  Our registered office address is: Vastra Tradgardsgatan 15, 111 53 Stockholm, Sweden  
Studentcompetitions.com: This website is controlled and operated by Student Competitions AB (referred to in these terms of use as “Student Competitions”, “we”, “us” or “our”).  
Satellite sites: Websites or other domains, wholly or partially operated by Student Competitions or Partners, which use the Studentcompetitions.com platform and technology. These terms and conditions for Studentcompetitions.com apply for all satellite sites as well. So if you register on a competition powered by Student Competitions AB, you become a member on Studentcompetitions.com and accept these terms and conditions.  
Partners: Agents, contractors or other affiliated partners to Student Competitions AB or to Studentcompetitions.com

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

When you visit Studentcompetitions.com, any of our affiliate Partners, or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site.

INFORMATION ABOUT YOU AND YOUR VISITS TO THE SITE

You need to register to access certain functions on Studentcompetitions.com or on our Satellite Sites used for Competitions. By signing up, you give your consent that Student Competitions can use your personal data and contributions for any purpose; including sharing it with our Partners and selling the information to a third party. In addition, Student Competitions can save the personal data for later usage and consequently use the information to contact you. 

By using the Site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

You can at any time cancel your subscription / account by sending an email to info@studentcompetitions.com .

COPYRIGHT

All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of Student Competitions AB or its content suppliers and protected by international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of Student Competitions AB, with copyright authorship for this collection by Student Competitions AB, and protected by international copyright laws.

Competitions and Challenges 

By participating in a Competition organized on Studentcompetitions.com or satellite competition sites, You grant Studentcompetitions.com and affiliated parties a worldwide, royalty-free, non-exclusive, perpetual (for the duration of the applicable copyright) license to exercise the rights in the contributions (below called "Work") as stated below:

1.             to reproduce the Work, to incorporate the Work into one or more Collective Works, and to reproduce the Work as incorporated in the Collective Works;

2.             to create and reproduce Derivative Works;

3.             to distribute copies or phonorecords of, display publicly, perform publicly, and perform publicly by means of a digital audio transmission the Work including as incorporated in Collective Works;

4.             to distribute copies or phonorecords of, display publicly, perform publicly, and perform publicly by means of a digital audio transmission Derivative Works;

The above rights may be exercised in all media and formats whether now known or hereafter devised. The above rights include the right to make such modifications as are technically necessary to exercise the rights in other media and formats. All rights not expressly granted by Licensor are hereby reserved. 

When participating in a Competition organized or hosted by Student Competitions AB, on Studentcompetitions.com or satellite competition sites, You can only contribute Work, that You have produced yourself. This includes all images, text and video submission. If using Work that is not produced by you, you are beholden to prove that you have the right to use the material. You are responsible to prove Your right to use the Work. Student Competitions are to be indemnified in all cases if the contrary happens.

Student Competitions reserve the right to remove any Work for any reason in their sole discretion. All Work that is by Student Competitions found to be inappropriate, illegal and/or offensive will be removed. Student Competitions will notify users whose Work has been removed.

TRADEMARKS

Student Competitions AB's trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not Student Competitions AB's, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among users, or in any manner that disparages or discredits Student Competitions AB. All other trademarks not owned by Student Competitions AB or its subsidiaries that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by Student Competitions AB or its subsidiaries.

RELIANCE ON INFORMATION POSTED

Commentary and other materials posted on the Site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed.  We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to the Site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

OUR LIABILITY

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, other members of our group of companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:

1.1.1               all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity;

1.1.2               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:

1.1.2.1           loss of income or revenue;

1.1.2.2           loss of business;

1.1.2.3           loss of profits or contracts;

1.1.2.4           loss of anticipated savings;

1.1.2.5           loss of data;

1.1.2.6           loss of goodwill;

1.1.2.7           wasted management or office time; and

1.1.2.8           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.

LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS

Student Competitions AB grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of Student Competitions AB. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents: any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices: any derivative use of this site or its contents: any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant: or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of Student Competitions AB. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Student Competitions AB and our associates without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing Student Competitions AB's name or trademarks without the express written consent of Student Competitions AB. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Student Competitions AB. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of Student Competitions AB so long as the link does not portray Student Competitions AB, its associates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any Student Competitions AB logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.

YOUR MEMBERSHIP ACCOUNT

If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. If you are under 13, you may use our website only with involvement of a parent or guardian. Student Competitions AB and its associates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in their sole discretion.

REVIEWS, COMMENTS, EMAILS, AND OTHER CONTENT

Visitors may post reviews, comments, and other content: and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of "spam." You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of a card or other content. Student Competitions AB reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content, but does not regularly review posted content. If you do post content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant Student Competitions AB and its associates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sub licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant Student Competitions AB and its associates and sub licensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if they choose. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post: that the content is accurate: that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity: and that you will indemnify Student Competitions AB or its associates for all claims resulting from content you supply. Student Competitions AB has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. Student Competitions AB takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.

PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS

Student Competitions AB and its associates attempt to be as accurate as possible. However, Student Competitions AB does not warrant that product descriptions or other content of this site is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a product offered by Student Competitions AB itself is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it in unused condition. 

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY Student Competitions AB ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. Student Competitions AB MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, Student Competitions AB DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Student Competitions AB DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM Student Competitions AB ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. Student Competitions AB WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.

APPLICABLE LAW

By visiting Student Competitions AB and participating in Competitions organized or hosted by Student Competitions AB, you agree that the laws of SWEDEN, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Student Competitions AB or its associates. Any legal matters will be settled by Stockholms tingsrätt.

DISPUTES

Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to Student Competitions AB, participating in Competitions organized or hosted by Student Competitions AB, or to products you purchase through Student Competitions AB shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in Sweden, except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate Student Competitions AB's intellectual property rights, Student Competitions AB may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the state of Sweden, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts.

SITE POLICIES, MODIFICATION, AND SEVERABILITY

Please review our other policies, such as challenge specific rules posted on Satellite Sites and on this site. These policies also govern your visit to Student Competitions AB. We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, and these Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.

QUESTIONS:

Questions regarding our Conditions of Usage, Privacy Policy, or other policy related material can be directed to our support staff by clicking on the "Contact Us" link in the side menu. Or you can email us at: info@studentcompetitions.com.