Cost to use the Jigsaw Conferences Ltd (JC)
The Jigsaw Conferences Ltd (JC) is a FREE online directory for event planners (hereafter called "Users") to search, select, and source venues. Hotels, venues, and companies that provide services to event planners (hereafter called "Suppliers") can also register for a free JC account (hereafter called "Basic Listing") to display their venue or service.
Suppliers that have a Basic Listing pay no fees to JC for listing their venue, however pay a commission on all booking confirmed by JC.
In the near future: Suppliers can upgrade their free Basic Listing by purchasing a marketing package (upgrade) from JC. To find more information on buying a marketing package, please visit http://www.jigsawconferences.co.uk/register/client or if you are already a member login to you account and click on the 'upgrade' button.
Responsibilities of the Parties
Users and Suppliers assume all risk in dealing with other members of the JC and shall be responsible for all communication with each other and if applicable, separately executing contracts with one another. Any dispute regarding any product or service, or failure to provide agreed products and services must be resolved directly between the registered User and the applicable Supplier(s). JC is not responsible for any breach by either party of the terms of any transaction or associated transaction-related activities. Each registration is for a single user only. The Company does not permit you to share your user name and password with any other person nor with multiple users on a network. Responsibility for the security of any passwords issued rests with you.
Content and Access
No competitors or future competitors are permitted access to the JC, You agree that you will not copy, record, publish, extract, scrape, replicate, reproduce, use or resell for any competing commercial purpose any information on our site. If you do so, then you agree that JC is suffering irreparable injury and you agree to pay all reasonable attorney's fees and costs incurred in enforcing these provisions. JC may, at its sole discretion, immediately terminate access to the JC should any registered User's or Supplier's conduct fail to conform to any of these Terms.
JC may modify the Supplier Network website display and terms at any time without liability except regarding intellectual property rights of the Supplier. Your use of the Supplier Network after the terms have changed constitutes acceptance of the new terms. JC reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to determine all matters concerning the JC and may change the format and page placement of all data at any time without prior notice.
Partner Promotions and Special Offers
Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT WILL JC BE LIABLE FOR: (i) ANY DAMAGES CAUSED BY YOUR FAILURE TO PERFORM YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES; (ii) ANY CLAIMS OR DEMANDS OF THIRD PARTIES OR (iii) ANY LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, LOST SAVINGS OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES.
Laws and Disputes
Intellectual Property and Protection of Content for Jigsaw Conferences Ltd Directory and Jigsaw Conferences Ltd Website. You acknowledge that JC or its licensors retain all copyright, trademark, trade secret, patent and other proprietary and intellectual property rights to the Jigsaw Conferences Ltd Directory Services.
JC acknowledges that You retain all copyright, trademark, trade secret, patent and other proprietary and intellectual property rights to the information you provide to the JC Directory Services. You shall retain control over all of their service marks and trademarks. Nothing in this Agreement will directly or indirectly be construed to assign or grant JC any right of ownership, title or interest in the information owned by You, or any intellectual property rights relating thereto, except as to display such information within the JC Directory Supplier Network.
Either party may terminate this Agreement if (i) the other party breaches any material term or condition and fails to cure within thirty (30) days written notice, or (ii) the other party becomes the subject of a petition in bankruptcy or any proceeding relating to insolvency, liquidation or receivership.
In the event of non-payment by the Supplier, JC may accelerate and declare all sums due, and to become due under this Agreement, immediately payable without notice or demand. All accelerated future payments due under this Agreement shall be discounted to their net present value at a discount rate of 5% per annum from the day of default. If you fail to pay fees when due, then you shall also be liable for all fees due during the term of the Agreement and any additional expenses (including but not limited to reasonable attorneys' fees and accrued interest) JC incurs in collecting such delinquent fees.
In the event of non-payment by the Customer, JC reserves the right to restrict access to the Services. Customer agrees that such restrictions do not modify the amounts due under their contract.
JC shall have absolute discretion as to whether or not it accepts a particular applicant (User) or site (Supplier) for participation in the service.
REMOVAL FROM NETWORK
JC reserves the right to terminate the participation of any member or site without reason but expressly including any member site that JC judges to be in violation of the Terms and Conditions.
Members in violation of JC's Terms and Conditions will be immediately deactivated. JC may deactivate members with no prior notification. Members found in violation of the Terms and Conditions will not receive any credit or payment from JC. Members that are terminated by JC on any basis other than violation of these Terms and Conditions will be entitled to receive any payment due from JC.
JC reserves the right to use its own discretion to make decisions in favor of a party and considers its decision final. A fee may be charged to reopen closed dispute cases.
No copyright material can be posted on JC. Only posting sections of articles or scripts, as examples, will be permitted. A "section" being no more than 10% of the contents. This is meant to protect the author's rights. We also do not tolerate projects that are clearly requesting unauthorised reproduction of copyrighted or patented material.
JC reserves the right to change the member Terms and Conditions at any time. It is the member's responsibility to check these Terms and Conditions from time to time for such changes. In the event JC offers any additional or replacement services then this agreement shall apply to such services in the absence of any new agreement specific to such services which is entered into between the parties.
Members agree that all information contained on a website operated by JC, and all information compiled by JC through operation of the affiliate program, is the proprietary information of JC. Personal information provided by members to JC will be kept confidential and will not be distributed to any third party.
Members agree not to post their e-mail address on the site, except in the "e-mail" field of the signup form, or when asked by JC at any other time. There should be no need to give anyone your e-mail address.
PROVIDING CONTACT INFORMATION
You are prohibited from making direct contact with another member unless they belong to your venue group. Website addresses which display or directly link to a members contact info are also not permitted.
An individual may not possess more than one User account and one Supplier account, unless they have contacted and received authorisation from JC staff. Users found with unauthorised multiple accounts, or found to be using multiple accounts to avoid bad reviews, fees, suspensions or other limitations, will face suspension of all their accounts. It is prohibited under all circumstances to transfer ownership of an account, without authorisation from JC staff. Accounts that are inactive (have no login activity) for more than 12 months will be deactivated and have their remaining funds deducted by JC.
THE ROLE OF JIGSAW CONFERENCES LTD (JC)
JC functions as a place to connect users and suppliers in a virtual marketplace. As a neutral facilitator, We cannot refund the money you have sent to someone, we are not responsible for your transactions. JC is not responsible for fraudulent payments made by users and cannot be held liable for financial loss incurred from fraudulent transactions. It is the receiver's responsibility to verify the identity and background of the sender.
Members are responsible for legal issues related to the work product or process and any RFP's on JC. This site is governed by the laws of and construed in accordance with English law. Any legal action against us shall take place in the courts of the Great Britain, England. The parties attorn to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Great Britain England.
We thank you for choosing the Jigsaw Conferences Ltd.com (JC) service and we look forward to a mutually successful business relationship.