TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR USING THIS SITE

  

This page tells you the terms of use on which you may make use of Rumratings.com. Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use our Site or mobile apps.

RumRatings.com and related sites and mobile apps - our “Site” - is a site operated by RUMRATINGS LIMITED. Our registered office is Lakin Rose Pioneer House, Vision Park, Histon, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB24 9NL.

This Site is maintained by the creator of Rumratings ("we" or "us") for the personal use, of persons who are lawfully permitted to consume alcoholic beverages, in countries and other territories where the consumption of alcoholic beverages is lawful. By using our Site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them.

You may not access or otherwise use the Site or mobile apps if you do not accept these terms of use, are not of a legal age for consuming alcoholic beverages in the country or other territory in which you are located, or are accessing our Site in a country or other territory where use of our Site is not permitted.

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Being socially responsible is of the utmost importance to RumRatings. We are committed to responsible marketing, and comply with the social responsibility policies established by DISCUS - the Distilled Spirits Council for the United States and EFRD. Please drink responsibly and never drink and drive.

ACCESSING OUR SITE

Access to Rumratings.com is permitted on a temporary basis. We reserve the right to withdraw, amend, suspend or terminate indefinitely the service we provide on our Site without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason our Site is unavailable at any time or for any period.  We will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of, or in connection with, your failure to comply with this section of the Terms and Conditions. We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our Site, or our entire site, to users who have registered with us.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

All intellectual property and database rights, in our Site, and in the materials published on it, including but not limited to trademarks, designs, logos, text, images, audio and video materials, look and feel and software (including code, interface and website structure) ("Materials") are owned by us, our subsidiaries, affiliates companies and/or any of our partners ("the Owners"). The Materials are protected by intellectual property laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved. You may not remove any copyright or other proprietary notices from any Materials on our Site.

We reserve the right to copy protect any of the Materials on our Site. Except as provided in these terms and conditions, the use of this Site does not grant you any rights, title, interest or license to any Materials you may access on this Site Provided that you are located in a country or other territory where the consumption of alcoholic beverages is permitted AND you are of a legal age to consume alcoholic beverages in the country or other territory in which you are located, you may print a reasonable number of hard copies, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our Site for your lawful, personal, non-commercial use. Unless otherwise specifically authorised by us (by way of example only, explicit instructions such as "Click Here to Enlarge this Image") you must not modify the paper or digital copies of any Materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text or proprietary notice. All other copying (whether in electronic, hard copy or other format) reproduction, transmission, public performance, distribution, commercial exploitation, adaptation, translation, modification, bundling, merging, sharing or making available to any person, or creation of any derivative works of our Site or the Materials on our Site is prohibited and may breach intellectual property laws and other laws worldwide.

The status of the relevant Owners (and that of any identified contributors) as the holders of rights in the Materials on our Site must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the Materials on our Site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us and/or, where applicable, from the relevant Owner. If you print off, copy or download any part of our Site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our Site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the Materials you have made.

Please be aware that by providing your content to or through our site or mobile apps, be it via email, reviews, questions, photographs or videos, comments, suggestions, ideas you grant RumRatings a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable and fully sublicensable right to (a) host, use, reproduce, modify, run, adapt, translate, distribute, publish, create derivative works from and publicly display and perform such Content of yours throughout the world in any media, now known or hereafter devised; (b) make your Content available to the rest of the world and to let others do the same; (c) to provide, promote, and improve the Services and to make your Content shared on the Services available to other companies, organizations or individuals for the syndication, broadcast, distribution, promotion or publication of such Content of yours on other media and services. You acknowledge that RumRatings may choose to provide attribution of your Content at our discretion. You acknowledge and agree that your Content is non-confidential and non-proprietary. You affirm, represent, and warrant that you own or have the necessary licenses, rights (including copyright and other proprietary rights), consents, and permissions to publish and otherwise use (and for RumRatings to publish and otherwise use) your Content as authorized under this Agreement.

Links to 3rd party sites on the website are for your convenience. 3rd party sites are not under our control and we are not responsible for their content or availability. If you access any linked 3rd party site you do so at your own risk.

ACCEPTABLE USE

You may use our Site only for lawful purposes and we reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to terminate your use of the Site. You may not use our Site: In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation. In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect. For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way. To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any Material which does not comply with our content standards below. To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam). To knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware ("Malicious Code").

INTERACTIVE SERVICES

We may from time to time provide interactive services on our Site including, without limitation, chat rooms and forums, bulletin boards, and image upload features. Where we do provide any interactive service, we will provide clear information to you about the kind of service offered, if it is moderated and what form of moderation is used (including whether it is human or technical). We will make reasonable efforts to assess any possible risks for users from third parties when they use any interactive service provided on our Site, and we will decide in each case whether it is appropriate to use moderation of the relevant service (including what kind of moderation to use) in the light of those risks. However, we are under no obligation to oversee, monitor or moderate any interactive service we provide on our Site, and we expressly exclude our liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of any interactive service by a user in contravention of our content standards, whether the service is moderated or not. Where we do moderate an interactive service, we will normally provide you with a means of contacting the moderator, should a concern or difficulty arise. 

UPLOADING MATERIAL TO OUR SITE

Any material you upload to our Site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and unless otherwise agreed in writing between us, we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material in whole or in part for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to our Site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy. You waive any moral rights in respect of any material you upload to our Site. We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of our Site. We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on our Site if, in our sole opinion, such material does not comply with the content standards below.

CONTENT STANDARDS

Any and all material which you contribute to our Site must comply with the spirit of the following content standards as well as the letter. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole. Your contributions must: Be accurate (where they state facts). Be genuinely held (where they state opinions). Comply with applicable law in the UK, the US and in any country from which they are posted. Your contributions must not: Contain any material which is defamatory of any person. Contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory. Contain sexually explicit material. Harm, or attempt to harm, minors in any way. Encourage, condone, promote or glamorise under-age, excessive or irresponsible consumption of alcoholic beverages or drink driving. Be targeted at an under legal drinking age audience. Promote violence. Promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age. Infringe any copyright, database right, trade mark or other proprietary right of any other person. Be likely to deceive any person. Be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence. Promote any illegal or immoral activity. Be threatening, abuse or invade another's privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety. Be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person. Be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person. Give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case. Advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse. This list only serves to provide examples and is not meant to be an exhaustive list of the types of unacceptable uses that may result in the restriction, suspension or termination of your use of our Site.

RELIANCE ON INFORMATION POSTED

Commentary and other materials posted on our Site are 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 materials by any visitor to our Site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

OUR SITE CHANGES REGULARLY

We aim to update our Site regularly, and may change the content at any time. Any of the material on our Site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.

OUR LIABILITY

The material displayed on our Site is provided 'as is" and without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we and all other members of Rumratings Limited and out affiliates hereby expressly exclude: ALL CONDITIONS, WARRANTIES AND OTHER TERMS WHICH MIGHT OTHERWISE BE IMPLIED BY STATUTE, COMMON LAW OR THE LAW OF EQUITY. ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS OR DAMAGE INCURRED BY ANY USER IN CONNECTION WITH OUR SITE OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR RESULTS OF THE USE OF OUR SITE, ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO IT AND ANY MATERIALS POSTED ON IT, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY LIABILITY FOR: LOSS OF INCOME OR REVENUE, LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF PROFITS OR CONTRACTS, LOSS OF ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF GOODWILL, WASTED MANAGEMENT OR OFFICE TIME, AND FOR ANY OTHER LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND, HOWEVER ARISING AND WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY OR DAMAGES, The Rumratings Limited LIABILITY IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. MALICIOUS CODE, HACKING AND OTHER OFFENCES

You must not misuse our Site by knowingly introducing any Malicious Code. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our Site, the server on which our Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Site. You must not attack our Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. We will report any such activity by you to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our Site will cease immediately. We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack or Malicious Code that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our Site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

COLLABORATIONS

Unless otherwise authorised in writing by us, you may not suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement of any website on our part. If you wish to make any use of Material on our Site other than that set out above, please address your request to: rumratings@gmail.com.

LINKS FROM OUR SITE

Where our Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

INDEMNITY

You will indemnify Rumratings and its owners against any loss, damage or cost incurred by us arising out of your use of our Site, any of its services or any information accessible over or through our Site, including information obtained from linked sites, our submission or transmission of information or material on or through our Site or your violation of these terms of use or any other laws, regulations and rules. You will also indemnify us against any claims that information or material which you have submitted to us is in violation of any law or in breach of any third party rights (including, but not limited to, claims in respect of defamation, invasion of privacy, breach of confidence and infringement of any intellectual property right). We reserve the right exclusively to defend and control any claims arising from the above and you will fully cooperate with us in any such defenses.

ENTIRE AGREEMENT

These terms of use, including our privacy policy below, constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of our Site. To the extent that software or other downloadable technology is expressly made available to you through the Site, such software may be subject to a licence agreement that is distributed or included with such software and you agree to abide by the terms and conditions of any such licence agreements. If any provision of these terms of use is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable or invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions shall remain in full force and effect.

JURISDICTION AND APPLICABLE LAW

These Terms and Conditions are governed and construed in accordance with English law, excluding its conflicts of law rules, and any dispute arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions or your access or use of this Site will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the United Kingdom, and you hereby submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts. Except as provided above, (i) the English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our Site although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these Terms and Conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country and (ii) these Terms and Conditions are governed by English law.

ORDERS

We rely upon a network of independent licensed vendors, retailers, manufacturers and other licensed parties (collectively, “Vendors”) who sell the products and services available on Rumratings. Each product or service listed on Rumratings is not an offer to purchase such product or service but an invitation to make an offer. You acknowledge and agree that Rumratings does not sell, offer to sell, invite to sell, or solicit any offers. In all instances, all sales are advertised, solicited, offered, accepted, made and delivered by vendors who receive all orders. In all instances, any solicitation, invitation, offer, advertisement or communication is void where prohibited by law. If you wish to purchase any product or service made available by a Vendor, you may be asked to supply certain information relevant to the purchase including, without limitation, your credit card information, your billing address and your shipping information. You represent and warrant that you have the legal right and authority to use any credit card, debit card, gift card, gift certificate or coupon code utilized in connection with any transaction. By submitting such information, you grant to Rumratings and to Vendors the right to provide such information to third parties. If you have any questions please contact us prior to purchasing a product. In connection with each transaction, you represent that you may purchase and receive the products ordered in compliance with all applicable laws, including, without limitation, the alcoholic beverage control laws of the jurisdiction in which you reside, and that such products will be used only in a lawful manner. By placing an order, you represent that you are 21 years of age or older and you authorize our Vendors to act on your behalf to engage a common carrier to deliver your order where you want it delivered. Sales by certain Vendors are made at the premises of the Vendor and title passes to you at the premises of the Vendor. Rumratings and our Vendors make no representation as to the right of any person to import any product in to any state. Some state regulations require a business address for shipment and in those states, you represent that the address you have provided is a business address. Rumratings displays suggested retail prices for goods and services advertised based on pricing information available to us and provided to us by our Vendors. We make no representation or promise as to the reliability or accuracy of such information. Despite our best efforts, a small number of the items on our website or mobile apps may be mispriced. If an item’s correct price is higher than the stated price, we will, at our discretion, either contact you for instructions before shipping or cancel your order and notify you of such cancellation. Any packages that are refused or unable to be delivered by our common carriers will be returned to the Vendor at your expense. We will refund to you any product costs minus shipping costs. All invitations to make an offer for a product featuring free shipping are invitations to make an offer for a product that includes the cost of shipping in the price of such product. The products and services sold on this Site are sold by 3rd party licensed Vendors and are subject to their privacy and shipping policies. Our Vendors do not accept the return of any product purchased by a customer in error. Any products or services obtained through the site or mobile apps is done at your own risk and you will be solely responsible for any damage that results from your use of the services or products. RumRatings and our licenced vendors make no representation as to the right of any person to import any product into any country or state. Local taxes and excise duties that might apply are your responsibility. Ensuring that any relevant duties or local taxes have been paid remains the sole responsibility of the customer we are not responsible or liable. All pictures shown are for illustrative purposes only. Actual products may vary in, for example, edition or batch. If the delivery address you provide is incorrect, you are responsible for any liability for delay or non-delivery.  To reship you will be responsible for any additional shipping costs.  If you refuse any shipments or if the delivery is not successful after the final delivery attempt to the specified address, you will be responsible for the original shipping charges, any duties, taxes, and/or customs charges, and the cost of returning the package. We are not responsible for any orders that are seized, impounded or have additional duty charged on them by Customs. We reserve the right to cancel any order and provide refund at our sole discretion at any time for any reason.

By purchasing any membership you authorize us to continue renewing and charging your provided payment method until you cancel via our Site.

VARIATIONS

We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. Each time you use this Site, the current version of the Terms and Conditions will apply. Accordingly, when you use the Site, you should check the date of the Terms and Conditions and review any changes since the last version. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our Site. You acknowledge and agree that Rumratings may update these Terms and Conditions at any time. Your continued use of this Site or mobile apps indicates your acknowledgement and acceptance of these Terms. You acknowledge and agree that Rumratings may terminate providing any services, at any time, in its sole discretion for any reason at any time.

DATA WE MAY COLLECT FROM YOU

We may collect and process the following data about you: Information that you provide by filling in forms on Rumratings, its affiliates, subsidiaries, their ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006 (together, the "Group Companies")) ("Our Sites"). This includes information provided at the time of registering to use any of Our Sites, subscribing to any services offered on Our Sites including but not limited to interactive services, posting material or requesting further services. We may also ask you for information when you enter a competition or promotion sponsored by a Group Company, and when you report a problem with any of Our Sites; The correct country or other territory in which you are located or are accessing Our Sites and your correct date of birth, which We require that you submit accurately to ensure that you do not access Our Sites if you are not of a legal age for consuming alcoholic beverages in the country or other territory in which you are located or are accessing Our Sites; If you contact us, We may keep a record of that correspondence; Details of any transactions you carry out through any of Our Sites and of the fulfilment of any orders by you; and Details of your visits to Our Site including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data, whether this is required for our own billing purposes or otherwise and the resources that you access.

IP ADDRESSES AND COOKIES

We may collect information about your computer (including, where available, your IP address, operating system and browser type) for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual. Our Internet servers may also keep track of the number of visitors to Our Sites, the pages they visited and how long they stayed. None of this information includes any personal information about you. For the same reason, We may obtain information about your general Internet usage by using a "cookie" file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. Some cookies load automatically unless otherwise disabled by the computer user, whilst others may require that you affirmatively accept them (such as a "remember me" option). Cookies help us to improve Our Sites and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us: To estimate our audience size and usage pattern; To store information about your preferences, allowing us to customise Our Sites according to your individual interests; To speed up your searches; and to recognise you when you return to Our Sites. You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies, however, by doing so you may be unable to access certain parts of Our Sites. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to Our Sites.

OUR USE OF YOUR INFORMATION

We use information held about you in the following ways: To ensure that content from Our Sites is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer; To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which We feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes; To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service when you choose to do so; To notify you about changes to our service; and To provide you with information about goods and services which may be of interest to you. We also reserve the right to share information with other organisations in the following situations: As permitted by law in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, violation of our intellectual property rights, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violation of Rumrating's User Terms and Conditions or other agreements, or as required by law; When We have your consent to do so; and When We need to share information to provide any product or service you have requested. If you are an existing customer, We will only contact you by appropriate electronic means with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous sale to you. If you are a new customer, and where We permit selected third parties to use your data, We (or they) will contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this.

DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION

You may be required to provide information about yourself as part of the registration process or as part of your continued use of the Site. You agree that any registration information you give to RumRatings will always be accurate, correct and up to date. You may not share your username/password with any others, your account is only for your own use. Security of your login information is your responsibility.

You agree that you are solely responsible for any breach of your obligations under these Terms and for the consequences of such breach, including any loss or damage RumRatings may suffer. You also agree that RumRatings has no responsibility to you or to any 3rd party for your breach of the Terms and Conditions and for the consequences of such breach.

We may disclose your personal information to partners. We may also disclose your personal information to the following selected third parties: Our advertising and promotional agencies and consultants and those organisations selected by us to analyse or evaluate our data collection process or customer service fulfilment; Unaffiliated service providers with whom we may subcontract, including website hosting companies, fulfilment companies and other third party service providers; The prospective seller or buyer of any of Rumrating’s business or assets, including where a Group Company or substantially all of its assets is acquired by a third party other than another Group Company, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets; If We are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal or regulatory obligation, or in order to enforce or apply the Rumratings User Terms and Conditions and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of the Group Companies, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

You agree that we are not liable for any damages or losses caused by someone using your account without your permission. However, if we suffer any damage due to any unauthorized use of your account, you may be liable. You acknowledge and agree that you are responsible for maintaining the accuracy, confidentiality, and privacy of your account information. Accordingly, you agree to be solely responsible and liable for any and all activities that occur under your account. If you become aware of any unauthorized use of account information, you agree to notify us immediately at Rumratings@gmail.com

You acknowledge that you have read, understood and will comply with all terms

YOUR RIGHTS

The Act gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. We will inform you (before collecting your data) if We intend to use your data for marketing purposes or if We intend to disclose your information to any third party for marketing purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by ticking the relevant boxes on the forms We use to collect your data. If you at any time decide that you do not want to be contacted for any purpose or if you would like to obtain a copy of the personal information about you gathered by Our Sites or correct or delete such information from Our Sites' databases, you can always contact us at the following e-mail address: rumratings@gmail.com

Our Sites may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, creative partners and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that We do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

VARIATIONS

We may revise this Privacy Policy at any time by amending this page. Each time you use Our Sites, the current version of the Privacy Policy will apply. Accordingly, when you use Our Sites, you should check the date of the Privacy Policy (which appears at the top right hand corner) and review any changes since the last version.

CHILDREN

Our Sites are designed to appeal to adults. We do not knowingly solicit any information from children nor do we knowingly market or otherwise target Our Sites or its products or services to children. If we become aware that a visitor to Our Sites is under the legal drinking age in the country or other territory in which he or she is located at the relevant time we will remove his or her personal information from our files.

YOUR CONCERNS

If you have any concerns about material which appears on our Site, please contact us by e-mail at: rumratings@gmail.com