Online Content Upload Terms and Conditions
These terms set out how Halfords Group PLC (“Halfords”) will use direct uploads of user photos, text, graphics, audio, video, location information and comments (“User Content” or “User Generated Content”) generated by you and which you have agreed that we can use. Halfords reserves the right to alter these Terms without advance notice by posting a revised set of Terms on its website. Accordingly, you should review the Terms each time you upload social media content for Halfords to use and to stay informed of any changes to the Terms.
You warrant that the personal information which you are required to provide when you agree for us to use your content is true, accurate, current and complete in all respects. You agree not to impersonate any other person or entity or to use a false name or a name that you are not authorised to use. You will notify us immediately of any changes to the personal information you have provided us with.
You are solely responsible for the content you upload to Halfords. You certify to Halfords that you are at least 13 years of age or, if younger than 13, are uploading the content only under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian.
Olapic Inc facilitates the direct upload of User Content or User Generated Content to websites and other digital properties operated by Halfords, for use by Halfords in marketing, promotional, advertising and other customer engagement channels, as well as the collection of User Content from social media sites. Further information on how Olapic will use and process your User Content is available at www.olapic.com.
By uploading User Content and posting User Content that you have tagged with Halfords hashtags to social media platforms, you grant Halfords, its Group Companies and Olapic (collectively, the “Licensed Parties”) the worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully-paid, non-exclusive, transferable right to use your uploaded or Halfords-tagged
User Content in any manner to be determined in the Licensed Parties’ sole discretion, including but not limited to on its webpages, social media pages operated by the Licensed Parties, promotional e-mails and advertisements, and in other marketing, promotional and advertising initiatives, in any media now or hereafter known. The Licensed Parties may use, display, reproduce, distribute, transmit, create derivative works from, combine with other materials, alter and/or edit your User Content in any manner in their sole discretion, with no obligation to you whatsoever. You grant the Licensed Parties the right to use your username, real name, image, likeness, caption, location or other identifying information in connection with any use of your User Content.
You hereby represent and warrant that (i) you own all rights in and to your User Content, (ii) if the User Content is subject to third party proprietary rights, you have all necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to publish the User Content you submit and to grant the rights granted herein, including permission from all person(s) appearing in your User Content; (iii) you are legally entitled to post the User Content, and the Licensed Parties’ use of your User Content as described herein will not violate the rights, including but not limited to copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other proprietary rights, of any third party or any law, and (iv) the User Content is not libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, indecent, threatening, harassing, hateful, or offensive. You hereby release, discharge and agree to hold the Licensed Parties, and any person acting on their behalf, harmless from any liability related in any way to the Licensed Parties’ use of your User Content.
You are solely responsible for any User Content that you submit. You are legally liable for the User Content that you submit including, for example, material protected by copyright, trademark, patent or trade secret law or other proprietary rights laws without permission of the author or owner or subject featured in such submission, or defamatory comments.
The Licensed Parties reserve the right to remove any User Content from the Site, and the Services at any time, for any reason.
Limitation of Liability
In on event will Halfords or any person or entity involved in creating, producing or distributing the User Generated Content, be liable for any damages, including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages arising out of your User Generated Content.
Any notices required or permitted by these Terms must be in writing and in English and shall be deemed effective upon receipt when sent by confirmed e-mail to email@example.com.