Terms & Conditions of Use


1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

Your access to and use of Freelancers.net is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions. You will not use Freelancers.net for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. By using Freelancers.net you are fully accepting the terms, conditions and disclaimers contained in this notice. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using Freelancers.net.


2. CHANGES TO WEBSITE

Freelancers.net reserves the right to:
2.1 change or remove Freelancers.net or any part of it without notice.
2.2 change these Terms and Conditions at any time, and your continued use of Freelancers.net following any changes shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change.


3. LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

Freelancers.net includes links to third party websites that are controlled and maintained by others. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites.


4. COPYRIGHT

All copyright, trade marks and all other intellectual property rights in Freelancers.net and its content are owned by Freelancers.net.


5. DISCLAIMERS AND LIABILITY

5.1 Freelancers.net is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
5.2 To the extent permitted by law, Freelancers.net will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of Freelancers.net.
5.3 Freelancers.net makes no warranty that the functionality of Freelancers.net will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that Freelancers.net or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.
5.4 Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be construed so as to exclude or limit the liability of Freelancers.net for death or personal injury as a result of the negligence of Freelancers.net or that of its employees or agents.


6. COOKIES

Freelancers.net uses first-party cookies, part of the Google Analytics traffic analysis tool. We do not use third-party cookies. Cookies do not identify people, but they are important in telling us how people use our site and how many visitors the site receives.
You do not need to have cookies turned on to use Freelancers.net.
You can change your browser settings to prevent the site from placing cookies on your machine.
We operate a strict privacy policy, and whether we collect data such as cookie sessions based on where and when a user visits our site, or whether you willingly give us your email address by signing up to receive our newsletter, we strictly adhere to the Data Protection Act and will never sell details such as your email address on to other parties.


7. INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify and hold Freelancers.net and its employees and agents harmless from and against all liabilities, legal fees, damages, losses, costs and other expenses in relation to any claims or actions brought against Freelancers.net arising out of any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions or other liabilities arising out of your use of Freelancers.net.


8. ACCEPTABLE USE

8.1 Freelancers.net is primarily a service that enables freelancers to find work, and hirers to find freelancers to work for them. Freelancers.net is NOT a service for agencies to use to promote their clients, or apply for work for 3rd parties. Any abuse of the system by agencies will result in the termination of the available service to them, and may result in their accounts being suspended or removed without warning.
8.2 Freelancers.net is focused on the UK (and Ireland) freelance market, and as such only UK (and Irish) based freelancers are permitted to apply for work through the site. Non-UK (and Ireland) based freelancers are still welcome, and may be contacted directly by hirers.