Terms and Conditions

By accessing the Mixed Race Family website or blog, you agree to be legally bound by these terms and conditions, which will take effect immediately on your first use. If you do not agree to be legally bound by all of the following terms please do not access or use the site.

Mixed Race Family may change the terms and conditions at any time by posting the changes online and it is your responsibility to check them every time you access the website or blog or any other Mixed Race Family forum or if you wish to make a comment. Your continued or renewed use of the website after such changes are posted means you agree to be bound by these terms as amended.

All content provided on this blog is for informational purposes only. The owner of this blog makes no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site or found by following any link on this site. The owner will not be liable for any errors or omissions in this information nor for the availability of this information. The owner will not be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from the display or use of this information. These terms and conditions of use are subject to change at anytime and without notice.

1. With respect to all content (both text and graphics) you elect to send to Mixed Race Family, whether that includes text, photographs, graphics, video or audio in any format, you grant Mixed Race Family a royalty free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, fully sub-licensable and worldwide right and licence to use, reproduce modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, play, make available to the public, and exercise all copyright and publicity rights with respect to your contribution worldwide and/or to incorporate your contribution in other works in any media now known or later developed to the full term of any rights that may exist in your contribution, in whole or in part, without compensation. If you submit a photo that includes other people, you must obtain the consent of all other people who appear in the photo before submitting the image to Mixed Race Family. If you do not wish to grant these rights please do not submit your contribution. Not all submissions will be posted to the website.

2. You agree not to use the Blog to:

a. post any content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, profane, vulgar, obscene, invasive of another person’s privacy, hateful, fraudulent, discriminatory, provokes or encourages violence or is racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
b. impersonate any person or entity or misrepresent your relationship with any person or entity;
c. post any content which you do not have a right to post;
d. post any content that may damage the reputation or good will of the blog or website;
e. post any content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any person or entity;
f. post any content that would infringe any UK laws;
g. harass another;
h. collect or store personal data about other users;
i. provide any links to any website if the presence of such link and the content accessible through such link would breach the Terms of Use;
j. post or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorised commercial advertising or promotional materials;
k. post any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, damage, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment.

3. Mixed Race Family reserves the right to delete any contribution at its sole, unfettered discretion at any time without notice or explanation. You may not copy, reproduce, re-publish, download, post broadcast, transmit, make available to the public or otherwise use the content of Mixed Race Family in any way except for your own personal, non-commercial use, not adapt or to create a derivative work from any content except for your own personal non-commercial use. 

4. Mixed Race Family reserves all copyright in all content (both text and graphics) which it creates. You may not re-purpose, re-publish, or re-present this content in any medium or format without giving full credit and reference to Mixed Race Family.

5. Mixed Race Family invites users of the Blog or website site to notify us of any content (both text and graphic) on the site that does not, in the user’s opinion, comply with the Terms of Use. Mixed Race Family undertakes to address any complaints promptly and without bias or prejudice.

7. You acknowledge and agree that serious and/or persistent violation of these conditions  is likely to lead to the immediate removal of all material posted on the site by you without notice, warning or explanation to you and such violation could lead to legal action being taken against you by the authorities or an aggrieved party.

8. The site provides links to other World Wide Web sites or resources. Because Mixed Race Family has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Mixed Race Family is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that Mixed Race Family shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

9. Mixed Race Family does not warrant that the functions contained in the website will be uninterrupted or error free or that the server which makes it available are free of viruses or bugs.

10. You agree to fully indemnify and hold harmless Mixed race Family against any liabilities, claims, costs, loss (including consequential loss) or damage incurred as a result of any material you post, or send for publication as a result of any breach by you of these Terms of Use.

11. You expressly acknowledge and agree that Mixed Race Family shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses resulting out of or in connection with your use or the inability to use the service or any other matter relating to the service.

12. By submitting any contribution to the website you warrant that: You are the sole owner of the material and the contribution is your own original work and that you have the right to make it available to Mixed Race Family for all purposes and to grant the right and license referred to in this agreement. You agree to use the blog or website only for lawful purposes and in a way that does not infringe the rights of or restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use and enjoyment of the website. Contributions must be civil and tasteful. Submissions containing hate speech will not be featured. If you are under 18, you must get a parent or guardian’s permission before making any contribution.

13. These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of England and Wales.

I have read these terms and conditions and I fully understand and freely accept the contents of this agreement.

© Mixed Race Family 2013. Unauthorised use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Mixed Race Family with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.