Terms Of Use

Updated: 1st September 2017

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE

What’s in these terms?

These terms tell you the rules for using our website http://lionsgatefilms.co.uk/ (our site).

Click on the links below to go straight to more information on each area:

Who we are and how to contact us

http://lionsgatefilms.co.uk/ is a site owned and operated by Lions Gate International (UK) Limited on its own behalf, with Lions Gate UK Limited or in combination with one of its film or television divisions or joint ventures (collectively referred to herein, solely for ease of reference, as “We” or “Company”). Lions Gate International (UK) Limited is registered in England and Wales under company number 08936180 and has its registered office and trading address at 5th Floor, 45 Mortimer Street, London W1W 8HJ. The VAT number is GB 761 2841 34.

The services We provide on our site include services related to promoting, advertising and/or purchasing certain Company products and services, including potentially and without limitation, music and video services, mobile services, and/or any other features, content, or applications offered from time to time by our site that link to these terms of use in connection therewith (collectively, the “Company Services”). The Company Services are provided ‘as-is’ and ‘as available’ and We do not guarantee or promise any specific results from use of or continuous availability of the Company Services.

Our site and the Company Services are intended solely for users 13 years of age and older. You represent and warrant that you are 18 years of age or older, or if you are under the age of 18 that you are at least 13 and are accessing our site and the Company Services with the knowledge and consent of your parent or legal guardian, who will also be deemed to have agreed to these terms. We do not knowingly collect personal information from these individuals, and we request that these individuals do not provide personal information through the Company Services without explicit parental consent. Certain parts of this site may be subject in whole or in part to heightened age and/or other eligibility requirements.

To contact us, please email UkReception@lionsgatefilms.co.uk or telephone our reception line on 020 7299 8800

By using our site you accept these terms

By using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them.

If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our site.

We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.

There are other terms that may apply to you

These terms of use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our site:

  • Our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.
  • Our Acceptable Use Policy, which sets out the permitted uses and prohibited uses of our site. When using our site, you must comply with this Acceptable Use Policy.
  • Our Cookie Policy, which sets out information about the cookies on our site.

We may make changes to these terms

We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.

We may make changes to our site

We may update and change our site at our sole discretion from time to time to reflect changes to our products, our users’ needs and our business priorities.

We may suspend or withdraw our site

Our site is made available free of charge.

We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.

You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

Our site is only for users in the UK and the Republic of Ireland

Our site is directed to people residing in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. We do not represent that content available on or through our site is appropriate for use or available in other locations.

You must keep your account details safe

If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.

We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at Lionsgate UK, Fifth Floor, 45 Mortimer Street, London W1W 8HJ or UkReception@lionsgatefilms.co.uk.

You may only use material on our site for your personal use

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

Our site and the Company Services are offered for your personal use only and may not be used for commercial purposes. Our site and the Company Services contain information, text, files, images, photographs, video, sounds, musical works, works of authorship, software, applications, product names, company names, trade names, trademarks, logos, designs, any other intellectual property and any other materials or content (collectively, “Content”) of Company, its licensors, or assignors (“Company Content”), as well as Content provided by users or other third parties. Content contained on our site and in the Company Services is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other laws and, as between you and Company, Company, its licensors, or its assignors, own and retain all rights in the Company Content. Company hereby grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable, limited license to access and display or perform the Company Content (excluding any software code) solely for your personal, non-commercial use in connection with using our site and the Company Services. Except as provided in these terms or as explicitly allowed on our site and the Company Services, you may not copy, download, stream capture, reproduce, duplicate, archive, upload, modify, translate, publish, broadcast, transmit, retransmit, distribute, perform, display, sell, frame or deep-link, make available, or otherwise use any Content contained on our site and in the Company Services.

Except as explicitly and expressly permitted by the Company or by the limited license set forth above, you are strictly prohibited from creating products, works or materials (including but not limited to fonts, icons, link buttons, wallpaper, desktop themes, on-line postcards, montages, mash-ups and similar videos, greeting cards and unlicensed merchandise) that derive from or are based on our site and the Company Content. This prohibition applies regardless of whether such derivative works or materials are sold, bartered or given away. Also, you may not either directly or through the use of any device, software, internet site, web-based service or other means remove, alter, bypass, avoid, interfere with, or circumvent any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notice marked on the Content contained on our site and in the Company Services or any digital rights management mechanism, device, or other content protection, copy control or access control measure associated with the Content contained on our site and in the Company Services including geo-filtering mechanisms. Any use of the Company Content in any manner other than as permitted by these terms is expressly prohibited and may infringe upon our rights or the rights of the third party that owns the affected Company Content. You agree to report any violation of these terms by others that you become aware of. You are advised that the Company will aggressively enforce its rights to the fullest extent of the law.

You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

From time to time, and at its sole discretion, We may make available to users certain software that may be accessible or downloaded from our site and the Company Services. In the event you access or download software from our site and the Company Services, the software, including any files, images incorporated in or generated by the software, and data accompanying the software (collectively, the “Software”) are licensed to you by Company or a Company-approved third party software provider (“Third Party Provider”). We do not transfer title to the Software to you. You own the medium on which the Software is recorded, but We retain full and complete title to the Software, and all intellectual property rights therein. For purposes of these terms and conditions, such Software shall be included in the definition of “Materials”. Furthermore, your use of any Software of a Third Party Provider shall be subject to the end user license agreement or any other terms of use set forth by such Third Party Provider for its Software.

We may offer promotions

From time to time, our site and our Company Services may offer prize draws, competitions or other promotions that require you to send material or information about yourself. Please note that prize draws, competitions or promotions offered via our site and the Company Services may be, and often are, governed by a separate set of rules that, in addition to describing such prize draws, competitions or promotion, may have eligibility requirements, such as certain age or geographic area restrictions, terms and conditions governing the use of material you submit, and supplemental disclosures about how your personal information may be used. It is your responsibility to read such rules to determine whether or not you want to and are eligible to participate, register and/or enter. By entering any such prize draws, competitions or other promotion, you agree to comply with such rules and the decisions of the promotor(s) identified therein, which shall be final and binding in all respects.

Do not send unsolicited submissions

We do not knowingly accept, via our site and the Company Services or otherwise, unsolicited submissions including, without limitation, submissions by you of blog ideas, articles, scripts, story lines, fan fiction, characters, drawings, information, suggestions, proposals, ideas or concepts. We request that you do not make any unsolicited submissions. Any similarity between an unsolicited submission and any elements in any Company or affiliated company’s creative work including, without limitation, a film, series, story, title or concept would be purely coincidental. If you do send any submissions to Company via the Company Services that are unsolicited, however, you agree that (i) your unsolicited submissions are not being made in confidence or trust and that by making such submissions no contractual or fiduciary relationship is created between you and Company; (ii) any such unsolicited submissions and copyright become the property of and will be owned by Company and may be used, copied, sublicensed, adapted, transmitted, distributed, publicly performed, published, displayed or deleted as Company sees fit; (iii) you are not entitled to any compensation, credit or notice whatsoever in connection with such submissions; and (iv) by sending an unsolicited submission you waive the right to make any claim against Company or any Company affiliates relating to any unsolicited submissions by you, including, without limitation, unfair competition, breach of implied contract or breach of confidentiality.

Do not rely on information on this site

The content on our site and the Company Services is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site and the Company Services.

Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site and in the Company Services, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site and in the Company Services is accurate, complete or up to date.

We are not responsible for websites and third party services we link to

Where our site and the Company Services contain links to other websites, applications, resources or other services created and/or provided by third parties (“Third Party Services”), these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.

When you engage with a provider of a Third Party Service, you are interacting with the third party, not with Company. If you choose to use a Third Party Service and share information with it, the provider of the Third Party Service may use and share your data in accordance with its privacy policy and your privacy settings on such Third Party Service. Company encourages you not to provide any personally identifiable information to or through any Third Party Service unless you know and are comfortable with the party with whom you are interacting. In addition, the provider of the Third Party Service may use other parties to provide portions of the application or service to you, such as technology, development or payment services. Company is not responsible for and makes no warranties, express or implied, as to the Third Party Services or the providers of such Third Party Services (including, but not limited to, the accuracy or completeness of the information provided by such Third Party Service or the privacy practices thereof). Inclusion of any Third Party Service or a link thereto on our site and the Company Services does not imply approval or endorsement of the Third Party Service. We are not responsible for the content or practices of any websites other than our site, even if the website links to our site and even if it is operated by a Company affiliate or a company otherwise connected with our site. By using our site and the Company Services, you acknowledge and agree that We are not responsible or liable to you for any content or other materials hosted and served from any website other than our site. When you access Third Party Services, you do so at your own risk.

Any purchases made by you via a Third Party Service will not be processed and shipped by Company. Please note that Third Party Service terms of use, shipping rates, return policy and other policies may apply to your orders. A Third Party Service customer service department will be responsible for handling your concerns and issues with the orders you place through such Third Party Service. We expressly disclaim any and all responsibility for, or liability to any person or entity arising out of or related in any way to any Third Party Service’s decisions regarding such matters or for any other matters related to a Third Party Service’s website.

User-generated content is not approved by us
Any information and materials uploaded by other users of the site, including to bulletin boards, chat rooms, community pages and other forums are not approved by us. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.

If you wish to complain about information and materials uploaded by other users please contact us.

When we are responsible for loss or damage suffered by you

Whether you are a consumer or a business user:

  • We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
  • Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of any products to you, which will be set out in any applicable terms and conditions of supply.

If you are a business user:

  • We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our site or any content on it.
  • We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
  • use of, or inability to use, our site and the Company Services; or
  • use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site and the Company Services.
  • In particular, we will not be liable for:
  • loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
  • business interruption;
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
  • any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

If you are a consumer user:

  • Please note that we only provide our site and the Company Services for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our site and the Company Services for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
  • The Internet may be subject to breaches of security. We are not responsible for any resulting damage to any user’s computer from any such security breach, or from any virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer line failure or any other technical or other malfunction. You should also be aware that email submissions over the Internet may not be secure, and you should consider this before submitting any information to anyone over the Internet. We make no representation or warranty whatsoever regarding the suitability, functionality, availability or operation of our site.

When you are responsible for loss or damage suffered by the company

You agree to indemnify and hold the Company, its affiliates, subcontractors and other partners, and their respective officers, agents, partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of or in connection with your use or misuse of our site or the Company Services (including, without, limitation, any use of your account, whether or not authorized by you), your breach of these terms, your violation of any rights of another or any Content that you make available through our site and the Company Services.

We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them

We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our site by interfering or attempting to interfere with the operation or use of our site and the Company Services in any way through any means or device, including, but not limited to, spamming, hacking, knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site and the Company Services. You must not attack our site and the Company Services via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

Rules about linking to our site

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.

You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.

Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.
We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact UkReception@lionsgatefilms.co.uk.

Employment opportunities

We may, from time to time, post the Company employment opportunities on our site and on the Company Services and/or invite users to submit resumes to it. If you choose to submit your name, contact information, resume and/or other personal information to the Company in response to employment listings, you are authorizing the Company to utilize this information for all lawful and legitimate hiring and employment purposes. The Company also reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to forward the information you submit to its Company affiliates for legitimate business purposes. Nothing in these terms or contained in the Company Services will constitute a promise by the Company to contact, interview, hire or employ any individual who submits information to it, nor will anything in these terms or contained in the Company Services constitute a promise that the Company will review any or all of the information submitted to it by users of the Company Services.

Which country’s laws apply to any disputes?

These terms of use, their subject matter and their formation, are governed by English law. You and Company both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

If any provision of these terms is unlawful, void or unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.