Microsite Terms of Use

These Terms of Use set out how you may use the Microsite. By accessing the Microsite, you agree to these Terms of Use.

If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you should not use the Microsite. You should read all the Terms of Use prior to using the Microsite. You should also save and/or print out a copy of these Terms of Use for future reference.

  1. introduction
    1. Welcome to our microsite [brutalsimplicityofthought.com] (the Microsite). The Microsite is provided by M&C Saatchi plc (registered in England and Wales under company number 05114893) whose registered office is at 36 Golden Square, London W1F 9EE (us, we or our for short). References to you and your are references to the user of the Microsite.
    2. These are the terms under which we are providing you with access to the Microsite. These include the terms and conditions that govern: your use of the Microsite, your rights to link to the Microsite, and your obligations when uploading content to the Microsite (our Acceptable Content Rules)
    3. You can find detailed information about how we will use and protect information about you, and more information about cookies, by viewing our Privacy Policy on the microsite. The Privacy Policy applies to, and forms part of, these Terms of Use.
    4. We may change these Terms of Use from time to time. The revised Terms of Use will be available via the terms of use link on the Microsite. You should check the Terms of Use regularly to ensure that you are happy with any changes. You will be deemed to have accepted any changes to the Terms of Use after you have been notified of the changes on the Microsite home page and you continue to access or use the Microsite.
  2. Use Of The Microsite
  3. Accessing Our Microsite
    1. Access to our Microsite is permitted on a temporary basis. We update our Microsite regularly and so may change the content at any time without notice to you. We reserve the right to withdraw, vary or suspend the service at any time without notice.
    2. You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary to access this Microsite. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons accessing our Microsite through your internet connection are aware of these Terms of Use.
  4. Reliance On Information Posted
    1. Materials posted on our Microsite are not intended as advice and should not be relied upon as such. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such information to the fullest extent permissible by local law.
  5. Intellectual Property
    1. You may access and view this Microsite and all information, images, and other content displayed on the Microsite ("Materials") strictly in accordance with these Terms of Use.
    2. You must not:
      1. (a) remove any copyright or other proprietary notices contained in the Materials;
      2. (b) use any Materials from the Microsite in any manner that may infringe any copyright, intellectual property right or proprietary right of us or any third parties; or
      3. (c) reproduce, modify, display, perform, publish, distribute, disseminate, broadcast, frame, communicate to the public or circulate to any third party or exploit this Microsite and/or the Materials for any commercial purpose, without our prior written consent.
  6. Trade Marks
    1. We expressly reserve all rights in and to the www.mcsaatchi.com domain name and all related domains and sub-domains, the name "M&C Saatchi", our logo device, service marks, trading names and/or trademarks. Other trademarks, products and company names mentioned on the Microsite may be trademarks of their respective owners or licensors and the rights in such marks are reserved to their respective owners or licensors.
  7. Linking To Our Microsite
    1. You may link to the front page of the Microsite for non-commercial purposes. You may only link to the Microsite in a way that is fair and legal and which does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. You must not link to our Microsite in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part, or on the part of any third party, where none exists. The linking site must not contain any adult or illegal material or any material that is offensive, harassing or otherwise objectionable. You may only link to the front/first/home page of the Microsite.
    2. You must not remove or obscure, by framing or otherwise, advertisements, any copyright notice, or other information published on the Microsite. Our Microsite must not be framed on any other site.
    3. If you would like to link to our Microsite for commercial purposes or any purpose not included above, please contact brutalsimplicityofthought@mcsaatchi.com.
    4. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission at any time and without notice.
  8. Privacy, Your Personal Data and Cookies
    1. The privacy of your personal data is important to us. Please see our Privacy Policy for details of how we will process your personal data and use cookies.
  9. Third Party Sites
    1. Our Microsite and/or the Materials may contain links to third party sites. If you decide to visit any third party site, you do so at your own risk. We are not responsible for the content, accuracy or opinions expressed in such sites. Links do not imply that we are, or our Microsite is, affiliated to or associated with such sites. Your browsing and interaction on any other site, including sites which have a link to our Microsite, is subject to that sites own rules and policies.
    2. We accept no responsibility or liability for any material supplied by or contained on any third party site.
  10. Information On The Microsite / HOW TO REPORT CONTENT
    1. Views and opinions expressed in content submitted by users of the Microsite are those of the individual submitting the material, not those of M&C Saatchi and M&C Saatchi accepts no responsibility for the content of such content.
    2. If you find any content on the Microsite to be in any way offensive, obscene, defamatory, racist, bullying, harmful, illegal or unlawful, or know or have reasonable grounds to believe it infringes your or a third party's rights (or in breach of the Acceptable Content Rules), please notify us by emailing us at brutalsimplicityofthought@mcsaatchi.com using the subject heading Content Reporting and stating the nature of your complaint (with details) and providing your contact details in case we need to get in touch with you to discuss your complaint or to obtain more details.
    3. When we receive your complaint we may remove or block access to the content complained of and will investigate whether the content breaches our Acceptable Use Policy. If we decide there is no breach we may reinstate the content. If you make repeated unwarranted, false or vexatious complaints we may block your use of the Microsite.
  11. Our Liability
    1. To the fullest extent permissible by law, we exclude and disclaim all warranties, terms, conditions and representations that might otherwise be implied by law in relation to tthe Microsite. In particular we do not represent or warrant that the Microsite will be error-free, free of viruses or other harmful components, or that defects will be corrected. You must take your own precautions in this respect.
    2. We do not accept liability for any failure to maintain the Microsite and/or late or failed delivery of any Materials. The Materials may contain inaccuracies and typographical errors. We do not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the Materials.
    3. We shall not be liable for any indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages or otherwise, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.
    4. We shall not be liable for any loss caused as a result of your actions or inactions based on the Materials available on the Microsite. However, nothing in these Terms of Use shall affect your statutory rights, and nothing in these Terms of Use shall limit or exclude our liability for:
      1. (a) death or personal injury arising through negligence;
      2. (b) fraudulent misrepresentation; and/or
      3. (c) anything else that cannot be excluded or limited by us under English law.
  12. Serviced Countries
    1. This Microsite is provided for users in the United Kingdom only. Whilst access may be possible from outside the UK, this Microsite is not intended for such use and such users access the Microsite at their own risk.
  13. Legal Compliance And Applicable Law
    1. The English Courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from or related to a visit to this Microsite. English Law will apply to these terms and conditions.
  14. Your Content
    1. All content submitted by you, including, but not limited to, your name, biographical information and all other names, likenesses, graphics, logos, marks, text, images, photographs, videos and all other information and material is referred to here as "Your Content".
    2. You grant to us and our subsidiaries a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, transferable, royalty-free licence (including full rights to sub-license) to use Your Content (including, without limit, the right to adapt, alter, amend or change Your Content) on the Microsite, which may be accessible throughout the world without restriction, and you warrant that any material you submit is your own work or that you have obtained all necessary rights and permissions of the relevant owner and that you have all relevant rights in Your Content to enable you to grant the rights in this clause.
    3. You hereby unconditionally and irrevocably waive and agree not to assert any and all moral rights and any other similar rights and all right of publicity and privacy in any country in the world in connection with our exploitation of the rights in Your Content granted hereunder, to the maximum extent permissible by law.
    4. Publication of Your Content will be at our sole discretion and we are entitled to make additions or deletions to any such material prior to publication, after publication or to refuse publication.
    5. ACCEPTABLE CONTENT RULES — You warrant and undertake to us that Your Content and its use in accordance with these Terms of Use shall not:
      1. (a) infringe copyrights or database rights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any other person or entity;
      2. (b) contain any material which is defamatory of any other person;
      3. (c) contain any material which is obscene, discriminatory or offensive or be otherwise be likely to harass, upset, embarrass or alarm any other person;
      4. (d) contain misleading or deceptive statements or omissions or misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person;
      5. (e) contain any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or other forms of solicitation or advertisement commercial or otherwise;
      6. (f) contain any malicious code, such as viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other potentially harmful programs or material; or
      7. (g) violate any applicable law, statute, ordinance, rule or regulation.
    6. If Your Content contains any material that is not owned by or licensed to you and/or which is subject to third party rights, you are responsible for obtaining, prior to submission of Your Content, all releases, consents and/or licenses necessary to permit use and exploitation of Your Content by us in accordance with these Terms of Use without additional compensation.
    7. Whenever you submit Your Content to the Microsite, Your Content must comply with these Terms of use, in particular the above Acceptable Content Rules. If you do not comply with our rules, we reserve the right to suspend you from using the Microsite without notice.
  15. Use Of Your Content
    1. We will not pre-moderate the content on this Microsite. We reserve the right to reject, block, suspend or remove Your Content at any time and in our sole discretion. We in no way guarantee that Your Content or any part of it will be displayed on the Microsite. We shall aim to remove any content which is the subject of a complaint (if we deem it appropriate and proportionate to do so) as soon as practicable.
  16. Indemnity
    1. You agree to compensate us and our respective directors, officers, employees, and applicable third parties in full from and against all third party claims, liabilities, losses and expenses (including reasonable legal fees) suffered by such persons arising out of, or related to or which may arise from Your Content and/or any breach by you of any term of these Terms of Use.
  17. Contact Us
    1. If you have any concerns or queries about material which appears on our Microsite or if you have questions about your use of this Microsite or these Terms of Use please email us at brutalsimplicityofthought@mcsaatchi.com.
    2. Our postal address for correspondence is 36 Golden Square, London, W1F 9EE. M&C Saatchi's VAT number is 3003693.