Terms of Use

Butchers & Angels is a website for entertainment and informational purposes. Diplomacy can be an intricate beast. And elusive. Although every caution has been taken to provide readers with the most accurate information, you are kindly reminded that you are using this website at your own risk. Please read further.

 

These terms and conditions (“Agreement”) set forth the general terms and conditions of your use of the Butchers & Angels website (“Website” or “Service”) and any of its related products and services (collectively, “Services”). This Agreement is legally binding between you (“User”, “you” or “your”) and this Website operator (“Butchers & Angels “, “Operator”, “we”, “us” or “our”). By accessing and using the Website and Services, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement. You may also wish to consult our Privacy and Cookie Policy.

 

We agree to disagree

If you do not agree with the terms of this Agreement, you must not accept this Agreement and may not access, use and enjoy the Butchers & Angels Website. You acknowledge that this Agreement is a contract between you and the Operator, and it governs your use of the Website and Services.

 

Age requirement

You must be at least 13 years of age to use the Website and Services. By using the Website and Services and by agreeing to this Agreement you warrant and represent that you are at least 13 years of age.

 

User Content (comments)

Freedom of expression is a cherished human right that needs to be protected. Butchers & Angels encourages you to comment on articles and engage in discussion with others. You do not need to be diplomatic. Please do not be! But please be respectful of other users and their views.

 

We do not own any data, information or material that you submit on the Butchers & Angels in the course of using the Website. You shall have sole the responsibility for the accuracy, quality, integrity, legality, reliability, appropriateness, and intellectual property ownership or right to use of all submitted Content. You grant us permission to copy, distribute, store, transmit, reformat, display and perform the Content of your comments solely as required for the purpose of providing the Services to you. You also grant us the license to use, reproduce, adapt, modify, publish or distribute the Content created by you.

 

We may, but have no obligation to, monitor and review the Content on the Website submitted or created by you while using our Services.

 

Without limiting any of those representations or warranties, we have the right, though not the obligation, to, in our own sole discretion, refuse or remove any Content that, in our reasonable opinion, violates any of our policies or is in any way harmful or objectionable.

 

Backups

We are not responsible for the Content residing on the Website. In no event shall we be held liable for any loss of any Content. It is your sole responsibility to maintain appropriate backup of your Content.

 

Links to other resources

Although the Website and Services may link to other resources (such as websites, mobile applications, etc.), we are not, directly or indirectly, implying any approval, association, sponsorship, endorsement, or affiliation with any linked resource, unless specifically stated herein.  We are not responsible for examining or evaluating, and we do not warrant the offerings of, any businesses or individuals or the content of their resources. We do not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, products, services, and content of any other third parties. You should carefully review the legal statements and other conditions of use of any resource which you access through a link on the Website and Services. Your linking to any other off-site resources is at your own risk.

 

Prohibited uses

All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. Hate speech is a plague, online as well as offline. We may but have no obligation to take out comments deemed as the following prohibited use of the Website: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to violate any regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability, or any other status; (f) to submit false or misleading information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Website and Services, third party products and services, or the Internet; (h) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (i) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (j) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Website, third party products and services, or the Internet. We reserve the right to remove any comment at any time without prior notice for violating any of the prohibited uses.

 

Intellectual property rights

You may use the content of this Website for personal purposes. You may not reproduce, communicate or commercially use any of the Website’s content without prior permission.

 

This Agreement does not transfer to you any intellectual property owned by the Operator or third parties, and all rights, titles, and interests in and to such property remains Butchers & Angels’ solely. All trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with Butchers & Angels are trademarks. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with Butchers & Angels may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Butchers & Angels website grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any of Butchers & Angels or third party trademarks.

 
Limitation of liability for using the Website

We strive to be transparent about updates and corrections in the Website content but we may also make these changes without explicit notice. All opinions and views on diplomacy between heaven and earth at the Website re solely our own. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, in no event will Butchers & Angels be liable to any person for any indirect, incidental, special, punitive, cover or consequential damages (including, without limitation, damages for lost profits, revenue, sales, goodwill, use of content, impact on business, business interruption, loss of anticipated savings, loss of business opportunity) however caused, under any theory of liability, including, without limitation, contract, tort, warranty, breach of statutory duty, negligence or otherwise.

 
Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold Butchers & Angels harmless from and against any liabilities, losses, damages or costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, incurred in connection with or arising from any third party allegations, claims, actions, disputes, or demands asserted against any of them as a result of or relating to your Content, your use of the Website or any willful misconduct on your part.

 
Severability

All rights and restrictions contained in this Agreement may be exercised and shall be applicable and binding only to the extent that they do not violate any applicable laws and are intended to be limited to the extent necessary so that they will not render this Agreement illegal, invalid or unenforceable. If any provision or portion of any provision of this Agreement shall be held to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, it is the intention of the parties that the remaining provisions or portions thereof shall constitute their agreement with respect to the subject matter hereof, and all such remaining provisions or portions thereof shall remain in full force and effect.

 

Dispute resolution

The formation, interpretation, and performance of this Agreement and any disputes arising out of it shall be governed by the substantive and procedural laws in the country of residence of the Operator. The exclusive jurisdiction and venue for actions related to the subject matter hereof shall be the courts located in the country of residence of the Operator, and you hereby submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts.

 

Changes and amendments

We reserve the right to modify this Agreement or its terms relating to the Website and Services at any time, effective upon posting of an updated version of this Agreement on the Website. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. Continued use of the Website and Services after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes.

 

Acceptance of these terms

You acknowledge that you have read this Agreement and agree to all its terms and conditions. By accessing and using the Website and Services you agree to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Agreement, you are not authorized to access or use the Website and Services.

 

Contacting us

If you would like to contact us to understand more about this Agreement or wish to contact us concerning any matter relating to it, you may send an email to contact@butchersandangels.com.

 

This document was last updated on 26 April 2021