Terms and Conditions
Terms and condition for use of the website and services
By clicking that you accept these Terms and Conditions of Use of TOAST.LIFE and “The Little Black Book” and “The Edit” all of which ncorporated into TOAST.LIFE, you agree to a legally binding Agreement ("Agreement") between you, the user, Bebe media Ltd T/A TOAST.LIFE ("Company," "TOAST.LIFE” "Little Black Book” “The edit”," "we," or "us"). Bebe media ltd owns and operates TOAST.LIFE ("Site"), and other products and services offered on or through the Site (collectively, the "Services"). You acknowledge that you have legal authority to enter into this Agreement. "User" includes all visitors to the Site, and those registered with the Site.
Usage in the United Kindgdom. We make no representation that the Site or Services are applicable to, appropriate for, or available to users in locations outside the United Kingdom. Accessing the Site and Services from territories where the content is illegal is prohibited. If you choose to access the Site and Services from a location outside the United Kingdom., you do soon your own initiative and you are responsible for compliance with local laws.
Consumers Registration and Membership. In order to fully participate in our Services as a consumer, you will need to register for an account. We will ask for your name, birthdate, gender, address, and email address. If you do not register for an Account, you can still view our Site, but you cannot create a Profile and enjoy our other Services. You manage your settings by clicking on My Account If you experience a problem accessing your Account or Account Settings, please contact us at info@Toast.life.
Minors. Our Site is directed at those who are 18 or older. However, you may use our Site if you are 13 or over, but only with the permission and under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian. We do not knowingly collect or maintain Personal Information from individuals who are under 13 years of age, and no part of our Site or Services are designed to attract people under the age of 13.
Professional Membership ("Prime and Premier"). TOAST.LIFE will offer paid memberships that allow businesses to promote their services and products through Toast,life. A Prime and premier member must be an active business in an approriate sector. For more details, please refer to our business registration link to the page that describes this service, which outlines details, including benefits, pricing, and refund information. Membership pricing is subject to change with such notice provided at any time by posting the changes to the Site.
Membership Pricing, and Refunds. Our prime and premium paid memberships allow members to access additional Services on our Site. Please click here for additional information about the membership. Each membership is month to month, and will automatically renew at the end of the month period, with your fee charged to your Paypal account, debit or credit card or by direct debit or standing order from your bank for the amount due at the beginning of each new period. Should you choose to change or cancel your membership, please make the changes through your Profile Settings, as we are unable to accept emails or phone calls for changes and cancellations.
You will receive a confirmation of your membership plan change or cancellation within 2 days. You may cancel or suspend your membership at anytime; however, cancellation or suspension will take place at the end of the current billing cycle. We must receive your change or cancellation notice 3 days prior to the end of the period, or the change or cancellation will be effective at the end of the following period.
Our membership fees are subject to change upon 30 days notice with such notice provided at any time by posting the changes to the Site and by email. You acknowledge that you have legal authority to enter into this Agreement, and that you are either the account holder of the Paypal account, credit / debit card or bank account, to be used, or you have received authorsisation from the account holder to charge the account for the indicated amount of for these Services, to be delivered to the TOAST.LIFE Account. If you experience a problem accessing your Account or Account Settings, please contact us at or info@Toast.life Unless you notify us within 72 hours of your purchase, no refunds will be provided.
Rights and Restrictions on Use. You shall use the Site and Services for lawful purposes only. Upon registration and acceptance of our Terms, TOAST.LIFE grants you a limited license to make personal use of our Site and Services in accordance with this Agreement as outlined herein, and to view the webpages and participate in our Services. You, the user, bear sole and exclusive responsibility for use of the Site and Services, and all information accessed, viewed, and submitted. You are prohibited from using the Services to (i) facilitate mail abuse or unsolicited email of any type (Spam); (ii) bypass any security features (including the use of another person's user name to access the Site) or encryption tools that we may use to prevent or restrict access to all or parts of the Site; (iii) create liability for us, or cause us to lose (in whole or part) the services of our ISPs or other suppliers; or (iv) deliver viruses, Trojan horses, malware, or the like, or other programming routines that may damage or interfere with the Site or Services or other Site and services. You further agree that you will not use the Site or Services to distribute, promote, or otherwise publish any material containing any solicitation for funds, advertising or solicitation for products or services of any kind, unless expressly authorised to do so by us. We reserve the right to refuse service to users for any reason. We may alter, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Site or Services at any time, including the availability of any feature or content. We may also impose limitations on certain features and aspects of the Site or restrict access to all parts of the Site or Services without notice or liability. If your account registration has been terminated for any reason, you may not re-register without our prior written consent.
Limited License to Access and upload Content. Upon registration and acceptance of our Terms, TOAST.LIFE grants you a limited license to make personal use of our Site and Services in accordance with this Agreement as outlined herein. You, the user, bear sole and exclusive responsibility for use of the Site and Services, and all information accessed, viewed, and submitted. We enforce intellectual property laws, including copyrights and trademarks. This means you must own or have the licensed rights to publish, submit, post or transmit information such as photos, music, videos, text, terms, comments, descriptive terms or trademarks ("Content") on or through our Site. This includes Content submitted by you or through your Account in any format or via any media device ("Submissions"). A user's use of another's copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property is against our policies. With respect to Content and Submissions, including but not limited to music and videos, you may not: (i) resell, redistribute, retransmit, republish, license, transfer, or copy any Content for any purpose; (ii) re-engineer, modify, or create any derivative work; (iii) remove or obscure any intellectual property notices; or (iv) hold yourself out as the owner or creator of the Content unless you are the owner or licensee of such Content. In addition, you shall follow our Community Guidelines.
By participating in our Site and Services, and in the event you upload, share, post, transmit or display any text, photos, videos, music or other Content, you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the legal rights to the Content, as described herein including without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, share, post, upload, transmit, input or submit this Content ( a Submission). You should not reference any person by a real name, or provide any other Personal Information about any person or entity unless you have been given written permission. You should not upload photos or videos that include other people unless those people consent to the posting of the photo or video. If someone in your photo or video is under 18, you must receive permission from that person's parent or legal guardian. We do not guarantee that we will edit or delete Submissions.
We do not actively monitor all Content submitted by thrid party contributers and are not responsible for the Content or views expressed therein. Submissions express the views of the author of the Submission, not the views of TOAST.LIFE. Any user who feels that a user-posted Submission is objectionable, is encouraged to contact us immediately by email at info@Toast.life or through the Abuse and resolution services.
Unless otherwise specified, we do not claim ownership of your Content. However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing, emailing, or submitting your Content, also known as Submissions, you are granting us permission to use your Content in connection with the operation of our businesses.
You grant TOAST.LIFE an unrestricted, irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free worldwide license to display, use, modify, perform, reproduce, translate, transmit, distribute and publish via our Site or Services any information you submit to or send us for the purposes outlined within the context of the Submission or herein. You also grant us an irrevocable, perpetual royalty-free worldwide license to display, use, modify, perform, reproduce, translate, transmit, distribute and publish your Content and your name and likeness to promote and advertise our Site and Services for marketing, publicity, and promotional purposes, online and offline, with appropriate copyright notices given where applicable. Unless you are an approved advertiser, and limited to our Agreement, our Site is not intended, and shall not be used, to promote products or services not previously approved by us.
It is in our sole discretion to determine what is acceptable Content and Submissions, and we may remove Content, Submissions, links or text at any time, although TOAST.LIFE is in no way acting as a moderator or editor of Content.
TOAST.LIFE provides “The Edit” in which we feature articles about party ideas and entertaining. Many times “the edit” includes articles, photos, and other Content submitted by users (" The Edit Submissions"). We do reserve the right not edit Submissions from users and, we may at times edit Submissions so that this Content can be included into “The Edit” in an appealing way. This means that we may add to, revise, or delete text or photos that you submit to us through our Submission page. We will only edit to the extent that it is necessary. Other than this exception, all other terms outlined herein regarding Submissions and your Content applies to “The Edit” Submissions.
Copyright Infringement. We will investigate notices of copyright infringement and take appropriate actions under applicable local law.
Written notification of claimed copyright infringement must be submitted to our to legal agent atcopyright@TOAST.LIFE or at the registred office of TOAST.LIFE, to be effective, the notification must include the following:
- An electronic or physical signature of the copyright owner or the person authorised to act on its behalf;
- A description of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed;
- A description of the location of the infringing material and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material;
- Your contact information, including your address, telephone number, and email address;
- A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorised by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
- A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and, under the penalty of perjury, that you are authorised to act on behalf of the copyright owner. (This means that you are the owner, or you have written authorization from the copyright owner.)
When we receive a notification of alleged copyright infringement, we may remove the Submission or Content that is the subject of the notification. If you believe your content was misidentified as infringing, you may file a counter-notification. A counter-notification must include the following specific elements:
Identification of the specific URLs of material that our Site has removed or to which our Site has disabled access.
- Your full name, address, telephone number, and email address, and the username of your Account.
- The statement: "I consent to the jurisdiction of the Court in which the address is located, or if the user's address is outside of the United Kingdom, for any judicial district in which Company is located, and will accept service of process from the claimant."
- Submission. We can only accept a counter-notification directly from the user from whose account the material has been disabled. For verification, we require that Counter Notice be submitted from the email address associated with the account.
Process: What happens next? After we receive your counter-notification, we will forward it to the party who submitted the original claim of copyright infringement. Please note that when we forward the counter-notification, it includes your personal information. By submitting a counter-notification, you consent to having your information revealed in this way. We will not forward the counter-notification to any party other than the original claimant. After we send out the counter-notification, the claimant must then notify us within 10 business days that he or she has filed an action seeking a court order to restrain you from engaging in infringing activity relating to the material on our Site. If we receive such notification we will be unable to restore the material. If we do not receive such notification, we may reinstate the material.]
Intellectual Property and Copyright Notice. Our Site is controlled and operated by Bebe media Ltd T/A TOAST.LIFE. Our software, applications, and our materials and information on the Site and Services, including, but not limited to, images, text, data, illustrations, audio, photos, logos, and the selection, coordination and arrangement of such materials (collectively "Intellectual Property"), are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, or other proprietary rights which are either owned by us, or owned by other parties who have licensed their intellectual property to us, and all other trademarks, service marks, and trade names used on the Site are the property of their respective owners. You agree that the Site and Service's Intellectual Property may not be used without the express written permission of TOAST.LIFE and Bebe media Ltd. You shall not (i) remove or obscure any intellectual property notices; (ii) copy, resell, redistribute, retransmit, republish, license, transfer, or copy any Intellectual Property for any purpose (iii) re-engineer, modify, or create any derivative work of any Intellectual Property; (iv) hold yourself out as the owner or creator of any Intellectual Property on the Site and Services unless you are the owner or licensee of such (including but not limited to text, photos, and recipes). You additionally agree that the Intellectual Property, including but not limited to the marks and logos, will not be used in any manner that disparages or discredits the Site or Services, is likely to cause consumer confusion, or is in violation of this Agreement. Use or modification of our Intellectual Property in any form, including but not limited to use on any other website, networked computer environment, or mobile device, without express written authorization is a violation of our copyrights and other proprietary rights and is strictly prohibited. If you have any questions or concerns about the intellectual property, including copyrights, on our Site, please email us at copyright@TOAST.LIFE. We reserve all rights other than those expressly granted herein.
Breach. Without limiting other remedies, we may limit your activity, issue a warning, temporarily suspend, indefinitely terminate your registration and refuse to provide our Site and Services to you if, within our sole and independent judgment: (a) you breach, or we reasonably anticipate that you are about to breach this Agreement or the documents it incorporates by reference; (b) we are unable to authenticate any information you provide to us; or (c) we believe that your actions may cause financial loss, injury or legal liability for you, our users, or Company, and its officers, directors, employees, agents, distributors, affiliates and third party suppliers. We can also terminate this Agreement at any time, with or without cause.
Comments, Ratings, Feedback. While we want you to enjoy our Site, as a personal users you should not include your telephone number, street address, last name or any other Personally Identifiable information on any area of our Site that is accessible by the public. You should not reference another person by a real name, or provide any other Personally Identifiable information about any person or entity. You should not upload a photo of someone unless you have received permission from that person to upload a picture of him or her. You decide how much information you want to share. We do not actively monitor postings or comments, and are not responsible for any messages, comments, or communications. Messages express the views of the author of the message, not the views of TOAST.LIFE. Any user who feels that user-posted content, including comments or photos, are objectionable is encouraged to report this concern by flagging it through the Flag button. Unless you are an approved advertiser, and limited to our Agreement, our Site is not intended, and shall not be used, to promote products or services not previously approved by TOAST.LIFE.
Surveys, Promotions, and Contests. TOAST.LIFE may offer surveys, promotions, and contests from time to time. Please refer to the Terms for each individual contest, survey, and promotion. No aspect of a promotion or contest is conditioned upon the purchase of a product or payment of any kind. Contests are open to legal residents of the United Kingdom, who are 18 and older as of the date of the opening of the promotion or contest. Contests are void where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees, contractors, and their immediate families are not eligible to enter our contests.
Retired Account. If your Account is inactive or minimally active for a 12-month period, as determined by us, we may retire your Account and archive it or delete it, at our sole discretion.
Abuse, Red Flag. Since our goal is to create an entertaining and safe community, we encourage users to report cases of abuse, which include but are not limited to, activities and conduct by users prohibited or restricted by our Terms, and Community Guidelines. We reserve the right to reveal your identity (or whatever information we know about you) if a complaint or legal action arises from your behavior. TOAST.LIFE has the sole discretion to terminate an Account for any reason.
Mobile Access. Our Site is accessible for viewing on mobile devices. We don't charge for viewing our Site, however your wireless carrier's normal rates and fees such as data transfer fees, will still apply. Please refer to your carrier's policy. Under no circumstances will we be responsible for any wireless usage charges incurred by a user.
Limitation of liability and indemnification. You assume total responsibility and risk for the use of the site and services, including any goods sold herin. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless TOAST.LIFE Officers, Directors< Employees, Contractors,Agents and Third Party Contractors, from and against any and all damages (actual and Consequential), claims, demands and liabilities of every kind and nature, including but not limited to third party claims or claims for your breach of any provisions of these terms, known and unknown, susupected or unsuspected, including any solcitors fees, that directtly or indirectly arise from, relate to, or result from use of the site or for any goods or services provided thereon or through the site. The entire liability of TOAST.LIFE, our officers, Directors, Employees, Contractors, Authorised Agents, Thrird Party Providers, Affiliates and Advertisers shall be limited to actual damages incurred by you based on reasonable reliance up to the greaterof the amount actually paid by you or £1. The forgoing limitations , exclusions and disclaimers shall apply to the maximum amount permitted by applicable law, even if any remedy fails its essential purpose.
TOAST.LIFE reserves the right to assume, at its sole expense, the exclusive defense and control of any claim or action and all negotiations for settlement or compromise, and you agree to fully cooperate with TOAST.LIFE in the defense of any such claim, action, settlement or compromise negotiations, as requested by TOAST.LIFE.
General release. If a dispute arises between one or more users or liability occurs that involves a TOAST.LIFE submission or relates to any offline activity such as an event highlighted on TOAST.LIFE, you release TOAST.LIFE, our officers, Directors,Agents, Employees, Contractors and Advertisers from claims. We provide a community setting to share information about entertaining and we are not responsible for any activity or behaviour of any party, including the offline activity, the serving of alcohol at a venue, any accidents at or to and froma venue highlighted herin. It is the users sole responsibility to use good sound judgement when using our ste and services and you, NOT TOAST.LIFE bear full and sole responsibility for your activity.
Assignment and Succession. Notwithstanding any other provision of these Terms, Company, its successors and assigns, may fully enforce any term or provision of these Terms, and all rights and benefits shall inure to such successors and assigns, with or without prior notice. You may not assign or transfer your rights and responsibilities under this Agreement. This Agreement is personal to you, the Account holder.
Notice. Unless otherwise indicated, please direct notices to TOAST.LIFE,address, and email us at notice@TOAST.LIFE. Legal notices to users shall be directed to the account email address on file. Please be sure to keep your email address updated.
No Commercial Use. You understand and agree that unless you are a pre-approved commercial usermember or advertiser, you are not to use the Site or Services for commercial purposes of any sort, without previous written approval by us. If you are the owner of a good or service and would like to highlight your good or service, or if you have questions about advertising on our Site, please email us at advertising@TOAST.LIFE.
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