26 February 2020
At Gived Ltd. we believe acceptable use policies should help you understand how you can use products. This document explains our Acceptable Use Policy which is applicable when using any Gived Ltd. products. When you use our website or products, you are agreeing to this policy. As this document needs to be written in legalese (lawyer-speak), we have done our best to provide clear summaries in green writing above each section. These summaries are for your reference and are not part of the official legal Acceptable Use Policy.
In order for us to provide you with great products and services and ensure that these products are used properly, ethically, and legally we have created an Acceptable Use Policy. This is an overview of the Gived Ltd. Acceptable Use Policy which governs what you can do with Gived Ltd. products.
1.1 This is our acceptable use policy. If you use our website or our products and services, it means that the policy applies to you and that you agree with it as part of our Website Terms. Please read this policy carefully. If necessary, arbitration will occur on an individual basis. This policy is a binding contract regarding how you can and cannot use our site, products, and services.
1.3 We may change these terms, so we expect you to check this page from time to time as the changes will be binding on you. There may also be changes elsewhere on our site.
This is some information about Gived Ltd. We want to help you understand who we are and how you can get a hold of us if you have any questions about our Acceptable Use Policy.
2.1 Gived.org is operated by Gived Ltd., a UK Limited company registered in England under company number 12480130.
2.2 Some important details about us:
There are a few things that you are not allowed to do when using Gived Ltd. products. They are pretty straightforward and basically say don’t do anything illegal, unethical, or harmful to people or computers.
3.1 You must not use the site to do any of the following:
When using the Gived.org website and when using Gived Ltd. products on your website, we require that you adhere to our content standards. These standards
4.1 Here are our content standards. They apply to all material that you contribute to our site and to all interactive services. These standards also apply to the content on your website when you are using Gived Ltd. products and services.
4.2 You must follow these standards carefully, but please also follow the spirit of them.
4.3 Your contributions and/or content must be:
4.4 Your contributions and/or content must not be:
4.5 And your contributions and/or content must not:
Some of our services may have interactive elements. Please be aware that for interactive services (where users engage with one another) we are not responsible for moderation or loss due to misuse of tools.
5.1 Our standards for interactive services, such as chat rooms and bulletin boards, are as follows:
5.2 Please note, however, that we are not required to moderate our interactive service. We will not be responsible for any loss to anyone who does not use our site according to our standards (whether or not we have moderated the service).
Our website, products, and services are fit for a general audience. However, they are designed to be used by individuals 18 years or older and by companies.
6.1 Use of our interactive service by a child is subject to parental consent
6.2 If you permit your child to use the service, we advise you to explain the risks. Moderation is not always effective
6.3 Please contact us if you have a concern about moderation.
Sometimes it is necessary to disclose confidential information.
If you have to disclose Confidential Information by order of a court or other public body you may do so.
We value free speech and want to provide the widest range of expression possible while still ensuring that we take the necessary precautions to prevent misuse of our platform.
8.1 We want to protect your freedom of expression to the greatest extent possible while protecting our platform from misuse.
8.3 If we do decide to suspend or terminate your account, it will not be a decision we will take lightly. We will go through an agreed dispute process.
Unfortunately, it may be necessary for us to suspend or terminate your use of Gived Ltd. products and take legal action if we have found that you have breached our Acceptable Use Policy.
9.1 If we think you have breached this policy, we will take whatever steps we think are necessary.
9.2 These might include:
9.3 We exclude legal responsibility and cost for actions we take to deal with your breach of our policy.