Intellectual property rights
Aide Online is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our website, and in the material published on it. This is protected by copyright law. All such rights are reserved. You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our website for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others to material posted on our website. Aide Online and any other identified contributors must always be acknowledged as the authors of material on our website.
You must not use in whole or in part any materials on our website for purposes other than your private, personal use without obtaining permission to do so from Aide Online.
Reliance on information on our website is 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 website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
We aim to update our website regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our website, or close it indefinitely. Any of the materials on our website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such materials. Access to our website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our website without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason our website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
The materials displayed on our website are provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to their accuracy.
Linking to our website
If you wish to link to our home page please request permission in writing by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.
Our website must not be framed on any other website, nor may you create a link to any part of our website other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
Links from our website
Where our website contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those websites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
Website Visitor Information
We gather information about all of our website visitors collectively and we use this information anonymously; aggregated with other users’ information, in order to protect your privacy, to compile reports and to help us improve our website.
We use Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use our website. We may collect your IP address (this is your computer’s individual identification number) which is automatically logged by our web server. This is used to note your interest in our website and measure the effectiveness of our advertising and promotional activity. We capture industry standard information such as browser type, pages viewed, entry and exit points and visit duration solely for the purposes of analysis. The aggregate logged information is not linked to any personally identifiable information.
In some instances; such as when you contact us to enquire about Aide Online services, we may require specific information about you, such as your name, your company, your position, your e-mail address and/or physical location. This information will be used to answer your enquiry effectively and to provide you with the information that you have requested from us.
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal information for marketing purposes. We will only contact you for marketing purposes if you have opted in to receive such communications.
If you send us an email we may retain your email address and its contents. Your email address is always confidential and used solely for the purposes of supplying the information you have opted to receive and doing business with us. We will never sell or lease our email membership database to any third party unless compelled to do so by law.
We cannot guarantee that the information you send us over the internet is secure however we will take all reasonable steps to protect the information we hold. Backups of electronic data are taken regularly, with strong SSL encryption used to protect all content. Under the General Data Protection Regulation we will only hold personal identifiable information for the maximum retention periods:
- Job Applications and unsuccessful Expert candidates : 6 months
- Marketing enquiries and emails : 6 months
- Financial records : 7 years
Access to Information held by us
You have a right to access the information that we hold about you. To obtain a copy you should email us at email@example.com We may charge a reasonable fee for this service.
Updated: December 2022