British Pathé TV is a subscription video-on-demand service that is the property of British Pathé Ltd (“we”, “us” or “British Pathé”). British Pathé is a private limited company (2222005) registered at 10 Orange Street, London, WC2H 7DQ, United Kingdom. Our main address and contact details can be found here.

These Terms of Use govern your use of the www.britishpathe.tv website (the “Site”). These Terms of Use constitute a binding legal contract between you and us. By using the Site, you accept these terms. If you do not accept these terms, you should not use the Site.

We may need to change these Terms of Use at some point in the future. By continuing to use the Site after we post or notify you of any such changes, you accept the Terms of Use as modified.

We reserve the right to deny access to the Site, or any service provided via the Site, to anyone who violates these Terms of Use or who, in our judgement, interferes with the ability of others to enjoy the Site, or infringes the rights of others.

PRIVACY
We respect the privacy of the users of our Site. Please take a moment to review our Privacy Policy. If you object to anything in the Privacy Policy, do not use the Site or any of the services offered by the Site.

COMMUNICATIONS
By using our service and providing your details, you give your consent to receiving marketing communications from us, which may also be sent according to the principle of legitimate interest. These communications may continue after you have finished using the service. You may unsubscribe from marketing communications at any time by clicking the relevant link within the marketing email you have received. Or you can contact us using the information provided in the Privacy Policy.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
Access to Content by You
The content available through the Site (“Content”) and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein is our property, or the property of our affiliates or licensors, and is subject to copyright, trademark and other intellectual property rights under United Kingdom and foreign laws and international conventions. Content includes, without limitation, all source code, databases, functionality, software, website designs, audio, video, text, photographs, and graphics. You may use the Site and Content for your personal, non-commercial use only if you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. You may not otherwise reproduce or distribute (including by email or other electronic means) any of the Content without the prior written consent of an authorised representative of us. Of course, you’re free to encourage others to access the Content themselves on our Site and to tell them how to find it. Additionally, you may establish a hypertext link to this Site so long as the link does not state or imply any sponsorship of or affiliation with your site by us.

Trademarks
British Pathé’s service marks, product and service names, and other corporate indicia (the “British Pathé Marks”) are the property of British Pathé. Except as expressly provided herein, you agree not to display or use in any manner any of the British Pathé Marks without our prior permission.

ONLINE TRANSACTIONS
You agree to be financially responsible for all transactions made by you or someone acting on your behalf through the Site. Except as otherwise provided herein, you agree to use the Site and services or products, as accessed by you, through the Site for legitimate, non-commercial purposes only. Except as otherwise provided herein, you agree to only access goods or services for yourself or for another person for whom you are legally permitted to do so. Except as otherwise provided herein, when transacting on behalf of a third party that requires you to submit the third party’s personal information to us or to a merchant, you represent that you have obtained the express consent of such third party to provide such third party’s personal information.

REGISTRATION
To access certain features of our Site, you may be asked to register with us on the form provided, and such registration may require you to provide personally identifying information such as your name, address and email address, and also may ask you to provide certain demographic information such as your gender and date of birth. Our services that require registration are only available to persons aged 18 years and older. By registering, you represent that you are 18 years or older. You also represent that your registration does not violate any applicable law or regulation. Furthermore, you agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the applicable registration form. You are responsible for updating and maintaining the truth and accuracy of the information you provide to us relating to your account. If we have reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate or incomplete, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Site (or any portion thereof). Our use of any personally identifiable information you provide to us as part of the registration process is governed by the terms of our Privacy Policy.

BILLING
By starting your British Pathé TV subscription, you are expressly agreeing that we are authorised to charge you a monthly subscription fee at the then current rate to the payment method you provided during registration (or to a different payment method if you change your account information) (“Payment Method”). Please note that prices and charges are subject to change with 30 days written notice provided by email to the address associated with your account. As used in these Terms of Use, “billing” shall indicate either a charge or debit, as applicable, against your Payment Method. The subscription fee will be billed at the beginning of the paying portion of your subscription and each month thereafter unless and until you cancel your subscription. Subscription fees are fully earned upon payment.

We automatically bill your Payment Method each month on the calendar day corresponding to the day your paid subscription started. In the event your paid subscription began on a day not contained in a given month, we will bill your Payment Method on the last day of such month or the first day of the following month. You acknowledge that the amount billed each month may vary from month to month for reasons that may include differing amounts due to promotional offers, and you authorise us to charge your Payment Method for such varying amounts. For certain Payment Methods, the issuer of your Payment Method may charge you a foreign transaction fee or related charges. Check with your bank and credit card issuers for details.

PAYMENTS ARE NONREFUNDABLE AND THERE ARE NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS FOR PARTIALLY USED PERIODS. At any time, and for any reason, we may provide a refund, discount, or other consideration to some or all of our members (“credits”). The amount and form of such credits, and the decision to provide them, are at our sole and absolute discretion. The provision of credits in one instance does not entitle you to credits in the future for similar instances, nor does it obligate us to provide credits in the future, under any circumstance. We may change the fees and charges in effect, or add new fees and charges from time to time, but we will give you advance notice of these changes by email. If you want to use a different Payment Method or if there is a change in Payment Method, such as your credit card validity or expiration date, you may edit your Payment Method information by clicking the My Account link on any britishpathe.tv page. If your Payment Method is a credit card, and your credit card reaches its expiration date and you do not edit your Payment Method information or cancel your account (see, “Cancellation” below), you authorise us to continue billing that Payment Method and you remain responsible for any uncollected amounts.

ONGOING SUBSCRIPTION
WITH THE EXCEPTION OF ONE-TIME CHARGES FOR ONE-TIME EVENTS, YOUR SUBSCRIPTION WILL CONTINUE MONTH-TO-MONTH UNLESS AND UNTIL YOU CANCEL YOUR SUBSCRIPTION OR WE TERMINATE IT. YOU MUST CANCEL YOUR SUBSCRIPTION BEFORE IT RENEWS EACH MONTH IN ORDER TO AVOID BILLING OF THE NEXT MONTH’S SUBSCRIPTION FEES TO YOUR PAYMENT METHOD. WE WILL BILL THE MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTION FEE TO THE PAYMENT METHOD YOU PROVIDE TO US DURING REGISTRATION (OR TO A DIFFERENT PAYMENT METHOD IF YOU CHANGE YOUR ACCOUNT INFORMATION). SUBSCRIPTION FEES ARE FULLY EARNED UPON PAYMENT.

FREE TRIAL OFFERS
British Pathé TV may offer limited-time free trial subscriptions to you from time-to-time. Users who sign up for Content on a free trial basis may have limited access to such Content or other features of the Site. If you sign up for a free trial subscription, after the expiration of the free trial period, you will be charged the price then in effect for a subscription to the Content, unless otherwise provided to you when you originally subscribed.

ACCESS TO CONTENT
The Site provides you access to a variety of Content subject to your account being charged the appropriate one-time fee or subscription fee. Your payment for Content is for the purpose of providing you with a limited, non-exclusive licence to access such digital content and you do not have any ownership right in or to any Content on the Site. Since the Site provides a streaming solution for Content, you are not able to permanently or temporarily download any Content on any device such as your personal computer, mobile phone or tablet. Your subscription or payment for Content means you are entitled to access such Content through the Site for so long as the third party content provider permits or makes such content available to British Pathé as part of British Pathé’s agreement with its Third Party Providers. In the case of a one-time fee for Content, this time period may mean you are able to access such Content, as an example only, for a specified period of time from your date of payment. In the case of a subscription, you are permitted to access the Content through the Site so long as you maintain and pay for a subscription on British Pathé TV subject to the terms of this Agreement and of our agreements with Third Party Providers.

British Pathé TV changes, rearranges, adds or deletes content on an ongoing basis in order to refresh its Content offerings and for various other reasons. British Pathé will endeavour to notify you of any substantial changes to its Content and the effective date of such change(s). If you do not accept the proposed change(s), you have the right to cancel your subscription and/or terminate your account, and stop using the Site, as provided in these Terms of Use. If you do not cancel or terminate, your continued access and use of the Site will constitute acceptance of any changes.

PASSWORDS
To use certain features of the Site, you will need a user ID and password, which can be created through the Site’s registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and you are responsible for all actions taken (whether taken by you or by other authorised users of your account) by users of your password or account. IF YOU DISCLOSE YOUR PASSWORD TO ANYONE OR SHARE YOUR ACCOUNT AND/OR DEVICES WITH OTHER PEOPLE, YOU TAKE FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR THEIR ACTIONS.

ACCOUNT ACCESS; IDENTITY PROTECTION
In order to provide you with ease of access to your account and to help administer our service, we implement technology that enables us to recognise you as the account holder and provide you with direct access to your account without requiring you to retype any password or other user identification when you revisit the Site.

Where possible, users of public or shared devices should log out at the completion of each visit. If you fail to log out, subsequent users may access the British Pathé TV service through your account and may be able to access information related to your account.

If you find that you are a victim of identity theft and it involves a British Pathé TV account, you should notify us immediately.

Also, you should be mindful of any communication requesting that you submit credit card or other account information. Your information in response to these types of communications can result in identity theft. Always access your sensitive account information by going directly to the British Pathé TV website and not through a hyperlink in an email or any other electronic communication, even if it looks official.

We reserve the right to place any account on hold at any time with or without notification to the member in order to protect ourselves and our partners from what we believe to be fraudulent activity. We are not obligated to credit or discount a membership for holds placed on the account by either a representative of us or by our automated processes.

You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorised use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. We disclaim any liability for loss or damage caused by or related to your failure to protect your password or account information.

MODIFICATIONS TO THE SITE
We reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Site (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that we shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Site.

ISSUES WITH THE SITE
We will endeavour to provide the best service that we can to all Users. Due to reasons outside our control, or due to actions mistakenly taken by us, there may from time to time at any time be issues with the service that may affect your use of the Site or the viewing of Content. We will endeavour to do all that is reasonable in order to resolve the issues within a reasonable amount of time. It may not always be possible to resolve an issue. If you are unhappy or dissatisfied with the level of service, the Site, or the Content, you are at liberty to cancel your subscription at any time before the next billing period. You can also request Help via the link at the bottom of the home page. We will endeavour to do what we can to assist, but resolutions may not always be possible. You agree not to hold British Pathé responsible or liable for any unwitting mistakes or for the actions of any third party.

CANCELLATION
You may cancel your British Pathé TV subscription at any time. WE DO NOT PROVIDE REFUNDS OR CREDITS FOR ANY PARTIAL-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION PERIODS.

Cancelling channel access is an easy few-step process. From the home page, click My Account from the dropdown menu at the top-left of the page. From there, you can cancel a subscription. No further charges will be applied. If you have any issues cancelling, you can contact us via the Help link at the bottom of the home page.

TERMINATION
These Terms of Use shall remain in full force and effect while you use the Site or any British Pathé TV ready device, or otherwise maintain an account with us. You may terminate your use or participation at any time, for any reason, by following the instructions for cancelling user accounts (See “CANCELLATION” above). WITHOUT LIMITING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF THIS AGREEMENT, WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO, AT OUR SOLE DISCRETION AND WITHOUT NOTICE OR LIABILITY, DENY ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SITE AND ITS CONTENT TO ANY PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY REASON OR FOR NO REASON AT ALL, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION FOR LACK OF USE, BREACH OF ANY REPRESENTATION, WARRANTY OR COVENANT CONTAINED IN THESE TERMS OF USE, VIOLATION OF THE SPIRIT OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, OR VIOLATION OF ANY APPLICABLE LAW OR REGULATION. WE MAY TERMINATE YOUR ACCOUNT AND USE OF THE SITE, DELETE YOUR PROFILE AND ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION THAT YOU HAVE POSTED AT ANY TIME, WITHOUT WARNING, AT OUR SOLE DISCRETION AND WITHOUT LIABILITY TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY.

THIRD-PARTY SITES
The Site may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other websites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any content, including, without limitation, advertising, products, or other materials, on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that we 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, advertising, products, materials, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES
You may not access or use the Site or its Content for any purpose other than those for which we make it available.

It is a condition of your use of the Site that you do not:

Frame any of the Content, or incorporate any Content into another website or other service, without our prior written consent;

Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the service;

Use the Site to impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

Interfere with or disrupt any servers or networks used to provide the Site or its features, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of the networks we use to provide the Site;

Use the Site to instigate or encourage others to commit illegal activities or cause injury to any person or damage to property;

Gain unauthorised access to the Site, or any account, computer system, or network connected to this Site, by means such as hacking, password mining or other illicit means;

Obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Site;

Use the Site to post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libellous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind, including without limitation any transmission constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, national or international law;

Use the Site to copy, post or transmit any information, software or other material that violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including material that is an invasion of privacy or violation of publicity rights or that is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right, or derivative works with respect thereto, without first obtaining permission from the owner or rights holder;

Use the Site to post or transmit any information, software or other material that contains a virus or other harmful component;

Except as otherwise provided herein, use the Site to post, transmit or in any way exploit any information, software or other material for commercial purposes, or that contains advertising;

Use the Site to advertise or solicit to anyone to buy or sell products or services, or to make donations of any kind, without our express written consent;

Gather or collect personal data about, or the email addresses of, other Site users for commercial or unlawful purposes or for purposes of sending unsolicited commercial email; or

Repeatedly post the same or similar content or otherwise impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure, or take or cause to be taken any action that disrupts the normal flow of postings and dialogue on the Site (such as submitting an excessive number of postings), or that otherwise negatively affects other users’ ability to use the Site.

GENERAL PRACTICES REGARDING USE AND STORAGE OF CONTENT
You acknowledge that we may establish general practices, limits and restrictions concerning use of the Site, and the posting of content, information or materials by users of the Site. These restrictions may include a limit on the number of days that ratings, reviews, or other submitted content will be displayed on the Site and/or retained by us, the maximum disk space that will be allotted on our servers on your behalf, and the maximum number of times (and the maximum duration for which) you may access the Site in a given period of time. We assume no responsibility or liability for the deletion, corruption or loss of any content or material submitted by you, or for our failure to receive or store submitted content for any reason, including without limitation malfunctioning of any network, hardware or software. We reserve the right to change these general practices, limits and restrictions at any time, in our sole discretion, with or without notice.

NOTICE OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT
If you are a copyright owner who believes your copyrighted material has been reproduced, posted or distributed via the Site in a manner that constitutes copyright infringement, please inform us by sending written notice by e-mail to licensing@britishpathe.com. Please include the following information in your written notice: (1) a detailed description of the copyrighted work that is allegedly infringed upon; (2) a description of the location of the allegedly infringing material on the Site; (3) your contact information, including your address, telephone number, and, if available, email address; (4) a statement by you indicating that you have a good-faith belief that the allegedly infringing use is not authorised by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; (5) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, affirming that the information in your notice is accurate and that you are authorised to act on the copyright owner’s behalf; and (6) an electronic or physical signature of the copyright owner or someone authorised on the owner’s behalf to assert infringement of copyright and to submit the statement. Please note that the contact information provided in this paragraph is for suspected copyright infringement only. Contact information for other matters is provided elsewhere in these Terms of Use or on the Site.

DISCLAIMERS
YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SITE AND ALL MATERIALS, INFORMATION AND SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH IT ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, WE, OUR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS (FOR PURPOSES OF THIS PARAGRAPH, THE “BRITISH PATHÉ PARTIES”) DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE AND OUR SERVICES AND YOUR USE THEREOF, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS, NONINFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF THE MATERIALS. THE BRITISH PATHÉ PARTIES MAKE NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF CONTENT ON THE SITE, OUR E-MAILS, OTHER ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS, OR THE CONTENT OF ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO THIS SITE, AND THE BRITISH PATHÉ PARTIES ASSUME NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (A) LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM ERRORS, MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT AND MATERIALS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION USER INFORMATION, DATA, OR SUBMISSIONS; (B) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF, OR INABILITY TO ACCESS AND USE, OUR SITE; (C) ANY UNAUTHORISED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN; (D) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM THE SITE; (E) ANY CORRUPTION OR LOSS OF DATA TRANSMITTED TO OR FROM THE SITE; (F) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH THE SITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY. WE DO NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CONTENT, PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE SITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND THE BRITISH PATHÉ PARTIES WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH ANY TRANSACTION FOR A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGEMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE.

Indemnity
You agree to indemnify and hold British Pathé and our subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors and other partners, and the directors, officers, agents and employees of each, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Site, your violation of our Terms of Use, or your violation of any rights of a third party, or any such violation by others you authorised to use your account.

Limitation of Liability
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL WE OR OUR AFFILIATES, AGENTS, THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LIABILITY 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, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, RESULTING FROM (A) YOUR USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE SITE, OR (B) ANY MATERIALS, INFORMATION AND SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE.

GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
These Terms of Use, and any dispute between you and British Pathé shall be governed by the laws of the United Kingdom.

MISCELLANEOUS
Any provisions of these Terms of Use that, in order to fulfil the purposes of such provisions, need to survive the termination or expiration of the agreement between you and us, shall be deemed to survive for as long as necessary to fulfil such purposes. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms of Use is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Terms of Use shall remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Site or these Terms of Use must be filed within one year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.

VIOLATIONS
Please report any violations of these Terms of Use to licensing@britishpathe.com.

Policy last updated 28/03/2019 15:31

 

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