TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SUPPLY
This page (together with the documents referred to on it) tells you the terms and conditions on which we supply any of our services (Services) listed on our website www.remoteemployment.com (our site) to businesses looking for candidates seeking flexible employment, and freelance contractors and consultants seeking projects (you). The terms and conditions on this page do not apply to people who have accessed this site in order to seek employment (job seekers). Please read these terms and conditions carefully before placing an order for Services on our site. You should understand that by ordering any of our Services, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.
You should print a copy of these terms and conditions for future reference.
Please click on the button marked "I Accept" at the end of these terms and conditions if you accept them. Please understand that if you refuse to accept these terms and conditions, you will not be able to place an order for Services on our site.
Information about us
www.remoteemployment.com is a site operated by Remote Employment Limited (we). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 6323606 and with our registered office at 33-35 Victoria Street, Windsor, Berkshire SL4 1HE. Our VAT number is 920 2325 70.
1.1 By placing an order through our site, you warrant that:
- you are legally capable of entering into binding contracts;
- you are at least 18 years old; and
- if the person using the site does so on your behalf and you are a company, that such person has authority to bind the company contractually.
How the contract is formed between you and us
1.2 After subscribing for Services on our site (your order) you will receive an e-mail from us containing your password or identification code that confirms that your order has been accepted and the Services have been commenced (the Commencement Confirmation). The contract between us (Contract) will only be formed when we send you the Commencement Confirmation.
1.3 The Services that we provide are described on our site and involve providing access to information to enable introductions between businesses and job seekers, freelancers and consultants. We charge you for our Services in accordance with clause 5 below. We are not a party to any contract between you and any other user of our site and will bear no liability in respect of such contracts.
1.4 Commentary and other materials on our site is not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore DISCLAIM all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such material by you or anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
1.5 We may also provide links on our site to the websites of other companies, whether affiliated with us or not. We cannot give any undertaking, that products or services you purchase from third party sellers through our site, or from companies to whose website we have provided a link on our site, or an introduction of any sort, will be of satisfactory quality (in respect of products) or provided with reasonable care and skill (in respect of services), and any such warranties are DISCLAIMED by us absolutely. This DISCLAIMER does not affect your statutory rights against the third party seller.
Price and payment
1.6 The price of any Services will be as quoted on our site from time to time except in cases of obvious error.
1.7 These prices exclude VAT.
1.8 Prices are liable to change at any time, but changes will not affect orders in respect of which we have already sent you a Commencement Confirmation.
1.9 Payment for all Services must be by credit or debit card. We accept payment with Switch, Maestro, Visa, Mastercard. The charge to your credit or debit card will be made automatically upon your subscription.
1.10 In respect of offline payments, Services will not commence until payments are completed and cleared.
1.11 When subscribing to a package of longer than one month the fee paid will be for the first month of the subscription with the remaining time being free.
Our refunds policy
1.12 All fees are non refundable and non transferable.
Our liability - LIMITATION OF LIABILITY - THE CUSTOMER'S ATTENTION IS PARTICULARLY DRAWN TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS CONDITION
1.13 This condition 7 sets out our entire financial liability (including any liability for the acts or omissions of our employees, agents and sub-contractors) to you in respect of:
- any breach of the Contract
- any use made by you of the Services; and
- any representation, statement or tortious act or omission (including negligence) arising under or in connection with the Contract.
1.14 All warranties, conditions and other terms implied by statute or common law are, to the fullest extent permitted by law, excluded from the Contract.
1.15 Nothing in the Contract limits or excludes our liability:
- for death or personal injury resulting from negligence; or
- for any damage or liability incurred by the Customer as a result of fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation by the Supplier.
1.16 Subject to condition 7.2 and condition 7.3:
- we shall not be liable, whether in tort (including for negligence or breach of statutory duty), contract, misrepresentation or otherwise for:
- loss of profits; or
- loss of business; or
- depletion of goodwill and/or similar losses; or
- loss of anticipated savings; or
- loss of goods; or
- loss of contract; or
- loss of use; or
- loss or corruption of data or information; or
- any special, indirect, consequential or pure economic loss, costs, damages, charges or expenses.
- our total liability in contract, tort (including negligence or breach of statutory duty), misrepresentation, restitution or otherwise arising in connection with the performance or contemplated performance of the Contract shall be limited to £15,000.
Applicable laws require that some of the information or communications we send to you should be in writing. When using our site, you accept that communication with us will be mainly electronic. We will contact you by e-mail or provide you with information by posting notices on our website. For contractual purposes, you agree to this electronic means of communication and you acknowledge that all contracts, notices, information and other communications that we provide to you electronically comply with any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. This condition does not affect your statutory rights.
All notices given by you to us must be given to Remote Employment Limited at firstname.lastname@example.org. We may give notice to you at either the e-mail or postal address you provide to us when placing an order, or in any of the ways specified in paragraph b. Notice will be deemed received and properly served immediately when posted on our website, 24 hours after an e-mail is sent, or three days after the date of posting of any letter. In proving the service of any notice, it will be sufficient to prove, in the case of a letter, that such letter was properly addressed, stamped and placed in the post and, in the case of an e-mail, that such e-mail was sent to the specified e-mail address of the addressee.
Transfer of rights and obligations
1.17 The contract between you and us is binding on you and us and on our respective successors and assigns.
1.18 You may not transfer, assign, charge or otherwise dispose of a Contract, or any of your rights or obligations arising under it, without our prior written consent.
1.19 We may transfer, assign, charge, sub-contract or otherwise dispose of a Contract, or any of our rights or obligations arising under it, at any time during the term of the Contract.
Events outside our control
1.20 We will not be liable or responsible for any failure to perform, or delay in performance of, any of our obligations under a Contract that is caused by events outside our reasonable control (Force Majeure Event).
1.21 A Force Majeure Event includes any act, event, non-happening, omission or accident beyond our reasonable control and includes in particular (without limitation) the following:
- Strikes, lock-outs or other industrial action.
- Civil commotion, riot, invasion, terrorist attack or threat of terrorist attack, war (whether declared or not) or threat or preparation for war.
- Fire, explosion, storm, flood, earthquake, subsidence, epidemic or other natural disaster.
- Impossibility of the use of railways, shipping, aircraft, motor transport or other means of public or private transport.
- Impossibility of the use of public or private telecommunications networks.
- The acts, decrees, legislation, regulations or restrictions of any government.
- Loss of use of 3rd party server.
1.22 Our performance under any Contract is deemed to be suspended for the period that the Force Majeure Event continues, and we will have an extension of time for performance for the duration of that period. We will use our reasonable endeavours to bring the Force Majeure Event to a close or to find a solution by which our obligations under the Contract may be performed despite the Force Majeure Event.
1.23 If we fail, at any time during the term of a Contract, to insist upon strict performance of any of your obligations under the Contract or any of these terms and conditions, or if we fail to exercise any of the rights or remedies to which we are entitled under the Contract, this shall not constitute a waiver of such rights or remedies and shall not relieve you from compliance with such obligations.
1.24 A waiver by us of any default shall not constitute a waiver of any subsequent default.
1.25 No waiver by us of any of these terms and conditions shall be effective unless it is expressly stated to be a waiver and is communicated to you in writing in accordance with paragraph b above.
If any of these terms and Conditions or any provisions of a Contract are determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such term, condition or provision will to that extent be severed from the remaining terms, conditions and provisions which will continue to be valid to the fullest extent permitted by law.
1.26 These terms and conditions and any document expressly referred to in them represent the entire agreement between us in relation to the subject matter of any Contract and supersede any prior agreement, understanding or arrangement between us, whether oral or in writing.
1.27 We each acknowledge that, in entering into a Contract, neither of us has relied on any representation, undertaking or promise given by the other or be implied from anything said or written in negotiations between us prior to such Contract except as expressly stated in these terms and conditions.
1.28 Neither of us shall have any remedy in respect of any untrue statement made by the other, whether orally or in writing, prior to the date of any Contract (unless such untrue statement was made fraudulently) and the other party´s only remedy shall be for breach of contract as provided in these terms and conditions.
Our right to vary these terms and conditions
1.29 We have the right to revise and amend these terms and conditions from time to time.
1.30 You will be subject to the policies and terms and conditions in force at the time that you order services from us, unless any change to those policies or these terms and conditions is required to be made by law or governmental authority (in which case it will apply to orders previously placed by you), or if we notify you of the change to those policies or these terms and conditions before we send you the Commencement Confirmation (in which case we have the right to assume that you have accepted the change to the terms and conditions, unless you notify us to the contrary within seven working days of receipt by you of the Commencement Confirmation).
Law and jurisdiction
Contracts for the purchase of Services through our site will be governed by English law. Any dispute arising from, or related to, such Contracts shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.