Terms and Conditions

Thank you for using coreagentsuk.com Important - this is a legal agreement between Core Agents Ltd ("Core Agents") and you. www.coreagentsuk.com (the "Website") is provided by Core Agents whose registered office is at 141 Madison House, 226 High Street, Croydon, CR9 1DF. Please read the following terms carefully. By using this website you agree to this agreement whether or not you have read it. If you do not agree to this, you may not access or otherwise use this Website. From time to time, Core Agents may modify this agreement. Accordingly, please continue to review this agreement whenever accessing or using the Website. If at any time you do not wish to accept this agreement, you may not use the Website. You may only use the Website in accordance with the terms outlined below.

This page states the terms under which you may use the Website . By accessing the Website you accept and agree to be bound by these Terms. If a Job Advertiser hires or places a candidate introduced to them via this website by a Recruiter, they agree to pay the Fee published to the Recruiter within 30 days of receipt of an invoice issued on the candidates start date or later.

If a candidate subsequently leaves an Employer after the Fee has been paid, a rebate will apply of 100% of the Fee if they leave in month 1 and 50% of the Fee if they leave in month 2. The rebate is payable by the Recruiter to the Job Advertiser.

A. Intellectual property The content of the Website, including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, software and trademarks are the property of Core Agents Ltd and are protected by copyright and other laws. Core Agents Ltd does not tolerate copyright infringement and will actively pursue any known infringement to the full extent of the law.

B. Restrictions on use You may not copy, reproduce, republish, disassemble, decompile, reverse engineer, download, post, broadcast, transmit, make available to the public, or otherwise use Core Agents content in any way except for your own personal use. Nor may you use the Website to create, amend, update or verify any databases, directories, customer lists, mailing lists or other records.

The use of Core Agents data as a source or target for direct marketing, telemarketing, market research, or any other marketing activity on yours, or someone else's behalf, is strictly prohibited.

C. Website Warranties Core Agents Ltd does not guarantee the timeliness, completeness or performance of the Website or any of the content. While we try to ensure that all content featured on the Website is correct at the time of publication, no responsibility is accepted by Core Agents Ltd for any errors, omissions or inaccurate content on the Website.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage, financial or otherwise as a result of you using the information provided on the Website, nor does Core Agents Ltd guarantee the suitability or quality of any products or services featured on the Website.

Core Agents Ltd does not warrant that access to the Website or the features on the Website will be uninterrupted or error free. Nor does Core Agents Ltd warrant that the server on which the Website is based is free of Viruses or other harmful code.

D. User Accounts As stated in our Privacy policy, we reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to your account, such as service announcements and administrative messages without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them.

You may not use, or allow others to use, your account to: Post any content that is abusive or defamatory or which discloses private or personal matters concerning any person. Impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with anyone or entity.


Core Agents Ltd legal copyright notice

1. Copyright & Intellectual Property

1.1 Details of personnel provided to us in company entries will be published in our business directories which may be in printed, CD and online formats. The individuals named in these entries may also receive direct marketing material from Core Agents and from other companies, which may involve their data being transferred to countries outside the European Economic Area where data protection laws may be less rigorous than in the UK. If you do not wish us to use this information in this way, please send an email to: info@coreagentsuk.com 1.2 Core Agents Ltd either owns or is licensed to use the copyright in the data, table, graphic, editorial or other content of its Website pages and in the data appearing on its Websites unless another copyright holder is credited on the relevant Website page. 1.3 We appreciate that our material may help to back-up your own research or to augment your organisation's promotional activities. You may use the Core Agents owned material on this Website for non-commercial use provided you do all of the following: a) act within the copyright laws of England and Wales, or of the territory in which Core Agents originally published the material; b) publish the material without any adjustment which would alter its meaning or bring Core Agents, its personnel, representatives, agents, clients or the subject of the material or any other person or entity into disrepute; c) meet the requirements of current Human Rights legislation and Data Protection Law within Europe (which rights may extend to individuals and entities resident outside the European Economic Area); d) publish a credit to Core Agents, and to any individual named author, at the foot of the re-used material; and, if reproduced on a website, include a URL link to the original article or the point of entry to that Website page or to the publication's Website page as agreed in advance in writing with the Website administrator or the Core Agents Copyright Executive. 1.4 Core Agents may make available certain Content Licence Agreements for the commercial re-use, translation and/or re-publishing in printed or electronic form of design and content from its Website and pages. Only a holder of a current Content Licence agreement who satisfies all requirements of that Licence agreement may re-use, translate or re-publish in any form or medium design or content which originates on a Website or webpage owned or managed by Core Agents for commercial purposes. 1.5 Core Agents uses all reasonable endeavours to ensure the security of systems on which personal data is stored and may be processed. Users who are issued a username and password have responsibility to ensure that these details are kept confidential and are not used by any unauthorised third party. 1.6 Core Agents incorporates electronic "watermarking" into published material. Web crawlers are employed to locate watermarked material and to provide legal proof of its re-use. If the simple conditions above are not met, Core Agents reserves the right to pursue any infringement in the Courts of the country where they suffer damage or you are likely to derive benefit. 1.7 All goodwill associated with your use of the Core Agents trade names or marks shall inure solely to the benefit of Core Agents and you shall not assert any claim or ownership to any trade names or marks or to the goodwill or reputation thereof. All other trade marks, brand names, products and company names all over which are cited on this Website are the trade marks and/or property of their respective owners. 1.8 If you are unsure of the legality of your re-use of material published on the Website you should contact the Core Agents Copyright Executive on info@coreagentsuk.com.

2 User responsibilities

2.1 Each licence is purchased for a period of 12 months or an agreed lifespan. Should you decide to cancel your licence prior to the completion of your agreed subscription period, access to the website can be suspended however you will not be eligible for a full or part refund. 2.2 You may not transmit any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, profane or otherwise objectionable material or information of any kind including but not limited to transmission constituting or encouraging conduct which would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any national or international law. 2.3 You may not transmit any information, software, email or attachment which contains in full or in part any Virus, Worm, Trojan Horse or other harmful component. 2.4 You may not restrict or inhibit use of the Website by any other individual or organisation. 2.5 You may not post, publish, transmit, distribute or otherwise exploit any software, information or material obtained through the Website of Core Agents other than for the purposes expressly permitted. 2.6 All individual articles, reports and other elements making up the Website may be copyright works or protected by database rights. You agree to abide by all additional copyright and database right notices or restrictions contained on the Website. 2.7 You agree to notify Core Agents in writing promptly upon becoming aware of any unauthorised access to or use of the Website by any party. 2.8 Other than the licences granted to you under this agreement, you may not copy, reproduce, recompile, decompile, disassemble, reverse-engineer, distribute, publish, display, perform, modify, upload to create derivative works from, transmit, communicate or in any other way exploit any part of the Website and/or the Website's material. 2.9 The Website and all the information contained therein may not be used to construct a database of any kind nor may the Website be stored in its entirety or in any part in databases for access by you or any third party or to distribute any database websites containing all or part of the Website. 2.10 You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Core Agents from and against any claims, actions, demands or other proceedings brought against Core Agents by a third party to the extent that such claim, suit, action or other proceedings is based on or arises in connection with your use of the Website and any breach by you of this agreement. This section survives termination of this agreement for any such reason. 2.11 You accept that Core Agents has the right to change the material, or information of any aspect of the Website at any time at its sole discretion. You further accept that such changes result in your being unable to access the Website. Core Agents may have to suspend the Website from time to time to carry out maintenance and to make upgrades.

3 Use of data

3.1 Each subscription is for a single user only. Core Agents will allocate you with a username and password. Core Agents does not permit any other person sharing the password through a single licence. Core Agents reserves the right to invoice you for extra licences as it sees fit should it suspect that licences are being infringed. Core Agents may cancel or suspend your access to www.coreagentsuk.com without notice to you. 3.2 A multiple user licence entitles the licensees (only) to use their individual usernames and passwords. 3.3 All rights to this data or other information supplied remains with Core Agents. 3.4 Read-only licences allow the licence holder (only) to make searches and read from the websites for the period of the licence from the date of supply. If you wish to use the data to send emails or direct mail you must seek permission from Core Agents. 3.5 A small number of dummy names and addresses may be included to enable Core Agents to monitor customer usage. 3.6 Whilst every effort is made by Core Agents to supply accurate information, they do not guarantee the results of any mailing nor do they accept any liability in the event of failure of the mailings or other activity. 3.7 Core Agents will wherever possible, help the customer ensure that the information can be used in any ways that are appropriate. Any extra work by Core Agents to adapt the information to the special requirements of the customer may be invoiced at appropriate cost. 3.8 All data received by the customer should be checked carefully before it is used to ensure that it is as requested. No liability for consequential loss is accepted by Core Agents. 3.9 Under the telecommunications regulations 1998 there are rules relating to the use of telemarketing. Our lists are checked against CTPS, TPS and FPS lists but our clients are still by law, responsible for their own use of phone numbers supplied.

4 Hyperlinks:

4.1 Our hyperlinks: The Website may include links to third party websites. Such hyperlinks are included to ease the user's path through the Internet. Their inclusion cannot be taken to imply any endorsement or validation by us of the content of the website referred to. Hyperlinks can become out-of-date and cease to work or they can direct users to a website page whose contents or use have been changed by its owner. Core Agents has no control over, and can therefore accept no responsibility or liabilities for any losses or penalties that may be incurred or for the accuracy of hyperlinks to third party web sites, or the content of such third party websites. 4.2 Your hyperlinks: You may provide hyperlinks to the Website and pages owned and/or managed by Core Agents without the prior written consent from Core Agents. Such hyperlinks may only direct users to the home page of the relevant website, and must display the relevant page in the same form as this Website, without amendment or framing.

5 Disclaimer

5.1 The material and information published on this Website are provided on an "as is" basis without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied. Core Agents do not guarantee the accuracy or integrity of the material or information nor its suitability for any particular purpose. To the extent permitted by law, Core Agents excludes any liability whether in contract, tort (negligence) or otherwise for any incorrect or misleading information on the Website. 5.2 Errors can occur and Core Agents offer no assurance that they will be corrected. No liability will be accepted in respect of service interruptions, nor in the event of any Viruses, Worms, Trojan Horses and other harmful components being present in or transmitted by Core Agent systems and networks. 5.3 Core Agents do not accept any liability for any loss of data or software, revenue, business, profits cost or expense, or any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damage arising out of or in connection with the use of, or the lack of availability of the Website or their content and/or in connection with any permission, right or licence to use the material given under clause 1.2 or otherwise. 5.4 It is your responsibility to assess the value of the information and material on the Websites in the light of your own business and personal circumstances. Website content remains journalistic opinion and does not constitute legal, financial or professional advice, and may not represent the views of the Core Agents, its directors, employees or agents. Core Agents attribute any non-Core Agents material in good faith; however, it is your responsibility to check the attribution and rights in respect of Core Agents and non Core Agents material and obtain any necessary rights in respect of reproduction of any non Core Agents material. 5.5 Subject to Clause 5.6, in the event that Core Agents is held liable, the total liability of Core Agents (whether in contract, tort, negligence or otherwise) in respect of any loss or damage arising out of or in connection with the Website shall be limited to £1000 for any one incident or series of incidents. This clause does not affect your statutory rights as a consumer. This section survives termination of this agreement for any reason. 5.6 Nothing in this clause 5 shall exclude Core Agents liability to you for fraudulent misrepresentation by Core Agents or the death or personal injury resulting from its negligence or that of its employees.

6 General Provisions

6.1 No waiver by Core Agents of any breach of any obligation arising under this agreement shall constitute a waiver of any other breach and no failure to exercise or partial exercise by Core Agents of any remedy shall constitute a waiver of the right subsequently to exercise that or any other remedy. 6.2 If any provision of this agreement is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid unlawful or unenforceable for any reason then such part will be severed from the remainder of this agreement, which will continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law. 6.3 This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between Core Agents and you. All prior agreements understandings and negotiations and representations (save for fraudulent misrepresentation) whether oral or in writing are cancelled in their entirety. The terms of any other electronic communications will not form part of this agreement. 6.4 This agreement is governed by the laws of England and Wales and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.


7. Termination

7.1 We may, at our sole discretion, which need not be exercised reasonably, terminate the Contract, or prevent or limit your use of Our Website. 7.2 Without prejudice to clause
7.1 we may terminate the Contract, limit, or prevent, your use of Our Website in the event that you breach any provision in the Contract or you become insolvent or there are indications that you may soon become insolvent (insolvent is defined in the Insolvency Act 1986).

8. General Terms

8.1 We may provide you with other services as detailed in a schedule to the Contract.
8.2 Time is of the essence to the Contract.
8.3 In the Contract the use of masculine terms shall include the feminine, and the singular shall include the plural, and vice versa.
8.4 All Candidate Information is strictly private and confidential and must not be supplied to any party by you without the written permission of a director of ours and may only be used for purposes directly relating to employing the Candidate or considering the Candidates suitability for employment. You agree to pay us liquidated damages in the sum of the Fee for any breach of this provision unless you have otherwise paid a Fee in respect of an Engagement of the Candidate to whom the information relates.
8.5 You shall not directly or indirectly induce any agency or employee of ours, to terminate their contract with us. You agree to pay us liquidated damages in respect of any breach of this provision in the sum of £15,000.
8.6 You agree that the damages in clauses 8.4 and 8.5 are a reasonable approximation of our loss.
8.7 Each clause in the Contract and each portion thereof, whether defined by punctuation or numbering is distinct and severable, and to give effect to the common intention of you and us the court may sever any part of the Contract, and the remaining part will have continuing effect.
8.8 Without prejudice to the fact that the nature of our services are such that we could never incur liability for the actions or neglect of a Candidate or Introducing Agency; in view of your acceptance of responsibility for ensuring the suitability of the Candidate, as set out in clause 3.6, and your obligations under clause 3.7, we are not liable for any acts or omissions of the Candidate in respect of any services that they provide or fail to provide. We are not liable to you for acts or omissions of ours, whether negligent or otherwise. You agree to fully indemnify us in respect of any claims brought against us, whether by you, the Candidate, or any third party, including legal costs (assessed on an indemnity basis) incurred in the defence of claims arising out of an Engagement where such liability arises due, in part or whole, to a failure by yourself to honour your legal obligations.
8.9 Our liability to you shall be limited to the lower of the Fees that you have paid to us, or the sum of £5,000.
8.10 Nothing in the Contract shall be taken exclude or limit our liability in respect of personal injury, death, fraud or when an exclusion of liability is otherwise not permitted by law.
8.11 Our invoice is deemed received on the first working day following the date upon which it was posted, or, in the event of it being sent by email or facsimile, at the time of successful transmission if this before 4pm on a working day, or if this is after 4pm, or not on a working day, receipt will be deemed to occur on the next working day.
8.12 You agree that, without prejudice to your obligation to pay the Introducing Recruiter a Fee, whenever the provision of Candidate Information is the effective cause of an Engagement, the effective cause of an Engagement will be deemed to be our provision of Candidate Information if an Engagement occurs within six months from the latest date upon which we provided Candidate Information to you.
8.13 The Contract represents the sole and entire agreement between you and us in respect of which we may provide services to you. No other terms shall be deemed to apply to the contractual relationship between you and us unless a director of ours has agreed them in writing. We do not have authority to enter into contracts on your behalf.
8.14 You confirm that you are aware of, and will comply with, all of your legal obligations and you confirm that, if you are an individual, you are over the age of 18 years and have legal standing to enter into a contractual relationship with us. If you are an Agency then, for the purposes of regulation 23 of The Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003, you confirm that you are an Agency.
8.15 The headings in the Contract are provided for convenience only and do not affect the interpretation of the any clause in the Contract.
8.16 The Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 specifically does apply to this Contract, for the benefit of the Candidate and the Connector.
8.17 You consent to our provision of information about any product or services that we may, from time to time, offer and you consent to the provision of such information by the medium of email. You can withdraw this consent at any time, including now, by notifying us at info@coreagentsuk.com.
8.18 The Law of England governs this contract and the English Courts shall have non-exclusive jurisdiction.