Welcome to the Sugar Step website, club, service and network, operated by David Plummer, ("us", "we", "I", Operator or "Sugar Step"). By accessing or
using our website (the "Site") or our services, namely; dance classes, curriculums, teaching techniques, video tutorials, dance events, workshops,
promotional events, private lessons hereby known as our "Services", you (the "User") signify that you have read, understood and agreed to be bound
by these Terms and Conditions. I, the Operator of these Site and Services, provide it as a public service to my users.
Please carefully review the following basic rules that govern your use of the Site and Services.
Please note that your use of the Website constitutes your unconditional agreement to follow and be bound by these Terms and Conditions. If you (the "User") do not agree to them, do not use the Site or the Services on offer, provide any materials to the Site or download any materials from them. The Operator reserves the right to update or modify these Terms and Conditions at any time without prior notice to the User. Your use of the Website following any such change constitutes your unconditional agreement to follow and be bound by these Terms and Conditions as changed. For this reason, we encourage you to review these Terms and Conditions of Use whenever you use the Website.
This Site and Services and its contents (whether in pictorial or written form including Sugar Step product names, Sugar Step logos and Sugar Step trademarks, whether or not appearing with the trademark sign) are the property of Sugar Step. The Site, Services and all content is subject to UK law and protected by UK and international copyright and trade mark law. By using this Site and Services you agree that any dispute arising from the use of this Site or Services will be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of England. You may not reproduce or copy any part of this Site or Services or its content including any trade mark and logos or other materials without the written consent of Sugar Step except if permitted herein. Furthermore the User respects the confidential nature of the teaching methods and techniques that create the dance style called "Sugar Step" and agrees to not attempt to share or teach for commercial gain or otherwise unless in receipt of written permission from the Operator.
Except as expressly provided in these Terms and Conditions, no part of the Site or Services and no Content may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted or distributed in any way (including "mirroring") to any other computer, server, Web site or other medium for publication or distribution or for any commercial enterprise, without Sugar Step's express prior written consent.
You may use information on Sugar Step products and services purposely made available by Sugar Step for downloading from the Site, provided that you (1) not remove any proprietary notice language in all copies of such documents, (2) use such information only for your personal, non-commercial informational purpose and do not copy or post such information on any networked computer or broadcast it in any media, (3) make no modifications to any such information, and (4) not make any additional representations or warranties relating to such documents.
You may not use any "deep-link", "page-scrape", "robot", "spider" or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Site or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Site or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Site. Sugar Step reserves the right to bar any such activity.
You may not attempt to gain unauthorised access to any portion or feature of the Site, or any other systems or networks connected to the Site or to any Sugar Step server, or to any of the services offered on or through the Site, by hacking, password "mining" or any other illegitimate means.
You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Site or any network connected to the Site, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Site or any network connected to the Site. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to the Site, or any other customer of Sugar Step, including any Sugar Step account not owned by you, to its source, or exploit the Site or any service or information made available or offered by or through the Site, in any way where the purpose is to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or information, other than your own information, as provided for by the Site.
You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of the Site or Sugar Step's systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to the Site or to Sugar Step.
You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any transaction being conducted on the Site, or with any other person's use of the Site.
You may not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or transmittal you send to Sugar Step on or through the Site or any service offered on or through the Site. You may not pretend that you are, or that you represent, someone else, or impersonate any other individual or entity.
You may use the Website for the purposes of sharing, learning and promoting the dance style known as Sugar Step and exchanging ideas with other
Users. You may not use the Website to violate any applicable local, state, national, or international law, including without limitation any applicable
laws relating to antitrust or other illegal trade or business practices. Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website
is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, and regulations governing the export and re-export of commodities or technical data.
You may not upload or transmit any material that infringes or misappropriates any person's copyright, patent, trademark, or trade secret, or disclose via the Website any information the disclosure of which would constitute a violation of any confidentiality obligations you may have.
You may not upload any viruses, worms, Trojan horses, or other forms of harmful computer code, nor subject the Website's network or servers to unreasonable traffic loads, or otherwise engage in conduct deemed disruptive to the ordinary operation of the Website.
You are strictly prohibited from communicating on or through the Website any unlawful, harmful, offensive, threatening, abusive, libellous, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, profane, hateful, fraudulent, sexually explicit, racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable material of any sort, including, but not limited to, any material that encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national, or international law.
You are expressly prohibited from compiling and using other Users' personal information, including addresses, telephone numbers, fax numbers, email addresses or other contact information that may appear on the Website, or soliciting directly whilst attending our Services for the purpose of creating or compiling marketing and/or mailing lists, promoting anything that is not included in our Services, and from sending other Users unsolicited marketing materials, whether by facsimile, email, or other technological means. You also are expressly prohibited from distributing Users' personal information to third-party parties for marketing purposes. The Operator shall deem the compiling of marketing and mailing lists using Users' personal information, the sending of unsolicited marketing materials to Users, or the distribution of Users' personal information to third parties for marketing purposes as a material breach of these Terms and Conditions of Use, and the Operator reserves the right to terminate or suspend your access to and use of the Website and to suspend or revoke your membership without refund of any membership dues paid.
The Operator notes that unauthorised use of Users' personal information in connection with unsolicited marketing correspondence also may constitute violations of various national and international anti-spam statutes. The Operator reserves the right to report the abuse of Users' personal information to the appropriate law enforcement and government authorities, and the Operator will fully cooperate with any authorities investigating violations of these laws.
Additional terms and conditions may apply to purchases of goods or services and to specific portions or features of the Site, including contests, promotions or other similar features, all of which terms are made a part of these Terms and Conditions by this reference. You agree to abide by such other terms and conditions, including where applicable representing that you are of sufficient legal age to use or participate in such service or feature. If there is a conflict between these Terms and Conditions and the terms posted for or applicable to a specific portion of the Site, Services or for any service offered on or through the Site, the latter terms shall control with respect to your use of that portion of the Site or the specific service.
Video Tutorials: Sugar Step is supplying the purchaser sole access to view the purchased video tutorials for a minimum period of one year.
It is strictly forbidden to share or copy the contents with other parties.
By purchasing or participating in any of our Services you are agreeing that you do understand and accept that this is an aerobic workout and if you are in any doubt as to your physical ability you should seek medical advice. Furthermore you understand and accept the activities of the Site and Services are of a physical nature and that the Operator accepts no liability for any physical injury, loss or damage to persons or for loss of property occuring whilst partaking in the Services offered either on the Site or at a premises being used by the Operator whether ocacasioned by negligence or howsoever otherwise arising.
Sugar Step's obligations, if any, with regard to its products and services are governed solely by the agreements pursuant to which they are provided, and nothing on this Site should be construed to alter such agreements.
Sugar Step may make changes to any products or services offered on the Site, or to the applicable prices for any such products or services, at any time, without notice. The materials on the Site with respect to products and services may be out of date, and Sugar Step makes no commitment to update the materials on the Site with respect to such products and services.
Certain features or services offered on or through the Site may require you to open an account (including setting up an Sugar Step Login and password). You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account information, including your password, and for any and all activity that occurs under your account. You agree to notify Sugar Step immediately of any unauthorised use of your account or password, or any other breach of security. However, you may be held liable for losses incurred by Sugar Step or any other user of or visitor to the Site due to someone else using your Sugar Step Login, password or account.
You may not use anyone else's Sugar Step Login, password or account at any time without the express permission and consent of the holder of that Sugar Step Login, password or account. Sugar Step cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these obligations.
The Operator does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through the Website. Any material, information, or other communication you transmit or post ("Contributions") to the Website will be considered non-confidential. All contributions to this site are licensed by you under the MIT License to anyone who wishes to use them, including the Operator. If you work for a company or at a University, it's likely that you're not the copyright holder of anything you make, even in your free time. Before making contributions to this site, get written permission from your employer.
The Operator may, but is not obligated to, monitor or review any areas on the Website where users transmit or post communications or communicate solely with each other, including but not limited to user forums and email lists, and the content of any such communications. The Operator, however, will have no liability related to the content of any such communications, whether or not arising under the laws of copyright, libel, privacy, obscenity, or otherwise. The Operator may edit or remove content on the Website at their discretion at any time.
of this website. You agree to provide true, accurate, current, and complete information when registering with the Website. It is your responsibility to
maintain and promptly update this account information to keep it true, accurate, current, and complete. If you provide any information that is fraudulent,
untrue, inaccurate, incomplete, or not current, or we have reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is fraudulent, untrue, inaccurate, incomplete,
or not current, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate your account without notice and to refuse any and all current and future use of the Website.
Although sections of the Website may be viewed simply by visiting the Website, in order to access some Content and/or additional features offered at the Website, you may need to sign on as a guest or register as a member. If you create an account on the Website, you may be asked to supply your name, address, a User ID and password. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account and are fully responsible for all activities that occur in connection with your password or account. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorised use of either your password or account or any other breach of security. You further agree that you will not permit others, including those whose accounts have been terminated, to access the Website using your account or User ID.
Use of Likeness. By attending any class or event you grant Sugar Step the right at the Event to record, film, photograph, or capture your likeness in any media and to distribute, broadcast, use, or otherwise disseminate, in perpetuity, such media without any further approval from or any payment to you.
Event or Class Content. Sugar Step, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to change any and all aspects of the Event, including but not limited to, the Event or Class name, themes, content, program, teachers, DJs, venue and time.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Operator's, agents, vendors or suppliers from and against any and all claims, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees, arising from or related to your use or misuse of the Site or Services, including, without limitation, your violation of these Terms and Conditions, the infringement by you, or any other subscriber or user of your account, of any intellectual property right or other right of any person or entity.
These Terms and Conditions of Use are effective until terminated by either party. If you no longer agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, you must cease use of the Site and Services. If you are dissatisfied with the Site or Services, their content, or any of these terms, conditions, and policies, your sole legal remedy is to discontinue using the Site or Services. The Operator reserves the right to terminate or suspend your access to and use of the Site and/or Services, or parts of the Site and/or Services, without notice, if we believe, in our sole discretion, that such use (i) is in violation of any applicable law; (ii) is harmful to our interests or the interests, including intellectual property or other rights, of another person or entity; or (iii) where the Operator has reason to believe that you are in violation of these Terms and Conditions of Use.
THE SITE AND SERVICES AND ASSOCIATED MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE OPERATOR DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SITE OR SERVICES OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THE WEBSITE OR AS PART OF OUR SERVICES. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE OPERATOR OR ANY OF THEIR AGENTS, VENDORS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF INFORMATION) ARISING OUT OF THE USE, MISUSE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR SERVICES , EVEN IF THE OPERATOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THIS DISCLAIMER CONSTITUTES AN ESSENTIAL PART OF THIS AGREEMENT. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS PROHIBIT THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ANY CONTENT DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SITE OR SERVICES IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF CONTENT. THE OPERATOR SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED, OR ALLEGED TO HAVE BEEN CAUSED, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, BY THE INFORMATION OR IDEAS CONTAINED, SUGGESTED OR REFERENCED IN OR APPEARING ON THE SITE OR SERVICES. YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE SITE OR SERVICES IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM THE OPERATOR OR THROUGH THE OPERATOR, THEIR EMPLOYEES, OR THIRD PARTIES SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, BY YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR SERVICES, THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. LIABILITY LIMITATION. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES AND UNDER NO LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY, WHETHER IN TORT, CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, SHALL THE OPERATOR OR ANY OF THEIR AGENTS, VENDORS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE TO USER OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF ANY NATURE ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR SERVICES OR FOR ANY BREACH OF SECURITY ASSOCIATED WITH THE TRANSMISSION OF SENSITIVE INFORMATION THROUGH THE SITE OR SERVICES OR FOR ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE OR SERVICES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OR CORRUPTION OF DATA, WORK STOPPAGE, ACCURACY OF RESULTS, OR COMPUTER FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION, EVEN IF AN AUTHORISED REPRESENTATIVE OF THE OPERATOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE OPERATOR'S TOTAL CUMULATIVE LIABILITY FOR ANY AND ALL CLAIMS IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE OR SERVICES WILL NOT EXCEED FIVE POUNDS STERLING (£5.00). USER AGREES AND ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY ARE AN ESSENTIAL BASIS OF THE BARGAIN AND THAT THE OPERATOR WOULD NOT PROVIDE THE SITE OR SERVICES ABSENT SUCH LIMITATION.
The Site and Services are hosted in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The Operator makes no claims that the Content on the Website is appropriate or may be downloaded outside of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Access to the Content may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Website from outside the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction. The provisions of the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods will not apply to these Terms. A party may give notice to the other party only in writing at that party's principal place of business, attention of that party's principal legal officer, or at such other address or by such other method as the party shall specify in writing. Notice shall be deemed given upon personal delivery or facsimile, or, if sent by certified mail with postage prepaid, 5 business days after the date of mailing, or, if sent by international overnight courier with postage prepaid, 7 business days after the date of mailing. If any provision herein is held to be unenforceable, the remaining provisions will continue in full force without being affected in any way. Further, the parties agree to replace such unenforceable provision with an enforceable provision that most closely approximates the intent and economic effect of the unenforceable provision. Section headings are for reference purposes only and do not define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such section. The failure of the Operator to act with respect to a breach of this Agreement by you or others does not constitute a waiver and shall not limit the Operator's rights with respect to such breach or any subsequent breaches. Any action or proceeding arising out of or related to this Agreement or User's use of the Website must be brought in the courts of United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and you consent to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts. Any cause of action you may have with respect to your use of the Website must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. These Terms set forth the entire understanding and agreement of the parties, and supersedes any and all oral or written agreements or understandings between the parties, as to their subject matter. The waiver of a breach of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any other or subsequent breach.
The Site may contain links to sites owned or operated by independent third parties. These links are provided for your convenience and reference only. We do not control such sites and, therefore, we are not responsible for any content posted on these sites. The fact that the Operator offers such links should not be construed in any way as an endorsement, authorization, or sponsorship of that site, its content or the companies or products referenced therein, and the Operator reserves the right to note its lack of affiliation, sponsorship, or endorsement on the Website. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to by the Website, you do this entirely at your own risk. Because some sites employ automated search results or otherwise link you to sites containing information that may be deemed inappropriate or offensive, the Operator cannot be held responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, or decency of material contained in third party sites, and you hereby irrevocably waive any claim against us with respect to such sites.
In the event you believe that material or content published on the Website may infringe on your copyright or that of another, please contact us.
Any feedback you provide at this site shall be deemed to be non-confidential. Sugar Step shall be free to use such information on an unrestricted basis.