Terms & Conditions

The following terms and conditions govern all use of the oxfordstyledebate.com website and the wordpress.org/plugins/oxford-debate/ plugin (“Product”). The Product is owned and operated by CyberPractices Foundation (“CyberPractices”, “Us, “We, or “Our”). By using the Product, you (“You”, “Yourself” or “Your”) agree to these terms of use in full. If You disagree with these terms of use, or any part of these terms of use, You must not use the Product.

You must be at least 16 years of age to use the Product. By using the Product and by agreeing to these terms of use, You warrant and represent that You are at least 16 years of age.

The Product uses cookies. By using the Service and agreeing to these terms of use, You consent to Our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of Our Privacy Policy.

1. Product License

Unless otherwise stated, We or Our licensors own the intellectual property rights in the Service and material on the Service. Subject to the licence below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.

You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the Service for Your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms of use.

You must not:

  • ●  republish material from this Product (including republication on another website),

  • ●  sell, rent or sub-license material from the Product (unless you own a studio license),

  • ●  reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on the Product for a commercial purpose,

  • ●  redistribute material from this Product.

Regarding the content of the oxfordstyledebate.com website, except where otherwise noted, content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license.

2. Use of the product

You must not use the Product in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Product or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the Product; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

You must not use the Product to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.

You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including, without limitation, scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to the Product without Our express written consent.

3. Limited Access

Access to certain areas of the codebase is limited. We reserve the right to limit access to other areas of the codebase in the future if needed. We will always give you full access to the frontend code and limit restrictions only to certain areas in form of compromised code in the backend to ensure our Product will run without issues in the future.

Regarding the code of the wordpress.org/plugins/oxford-debate/ plugin, it is related with the following squeme, wordpress.org/plugins/about/

4. Content presented on other websites

We have not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, made available through the websites and webpages to which oxfordstyledebate.com links, and that link to oxfordstyledebate.com. CyberPractices does not have any control over those websites and webpages, and is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to another website or webpage, CyberPractices does not represent or imply that it endorses such website or webpage. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect Yourself and Your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. CyberPractices disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of other websites and webpages.

5. Support Policy

We offer limited support for Oxford Style Debate for 7 days after you purchased the product, features and functionality unique to our Product (this does not include WordPress). Please note that we cannot assist with general WordPress support or help with theme modifications and customizations. We don't offer support for the installation or customization of WordPress itself nor do we provide any support for third-party plugins that are used in addition to Oxford Style Debate. As much as we like to help you with everything & provide support as good as we can, we cannot guarantee support for the customization of our product. Limited support means that support will be provided within the first 7 days after the purchase and only specific to existing Oxford Style Debate features as they're intended to work out of the box.

6. Limited warranties

We do not warrant the completeness or accuracy of the information published on this Product ; nor do we commit to ensuring that the Product remains available or that the material on the Product is kept up to date.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to this Product and the use of this Product (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law in respect of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill).

7. Limitations and exclusions of liability

Nothing in these terms of use will: (a) limit or exclude Our or Your liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence; (b) limit or exclude Our or Your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; (c) limit any of Our or Your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or (d) exclude any of Our or Your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section and elsewhere in these terms of use: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under these terms of use or in relation to the subject matter of these terms of use, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty.

We will not be liable to You in respect of any losses arising out of any event or events beyond Our reasonable control.

We will not be liable to You in respect of any business losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits, income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunities or goodwill.

We will not be liable to You in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software. We will not be liable to You in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.

8. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Ideaform, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the Website, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement.

9. Changes

We may revise these terms of use from time to time. Revised terms of use will apply to the use of the Service from the date of publication of the revised terms of use on the Service.

10. Subscription Service

Oxford-Style Debate provides a subscription service (Insight Oxford-Style Debate) that allows our members to access data information about the audience of the Wordpress website where the Oxford-Style Debate Plugin is installed.

10.1 SERVICE CONTRACT

The contract of the service will be made at the time you accept the conditions and makes payment. The contract may start with a free trial. The free trial period lasts for one month, or as otherwise specified during sign-up and is intended to allow new members and certain former members to try the service.

The contract shall be automatically renewed for monthly periods, unless the user, at any time, decides to cancel the contract through the “Profile” section.

Service characteristics:

  • ●  Include a visual votes counter by day on the debate WordPress page.

  • ●  Include a visual votes counter by proposal on the debate WordPress page.

  • ●  Link the WordPress debate page with the Insight Oxford-Style Debate Account.

  • ●  Access to a dashboard with the information of the audience: vote evolution, most valuable comments, active session, user country.

10.2 PRICE

The prices of the service offered through the website do not include VAT and any other taxes that may be applicable.

VAT is the value added tax that must be applied to Insight Oxford-Style Debate services sold within the European Union (EU).

  • ●  If the user is located within Spanish territory, VAT must be paid in all cases.

  • ●  If the user is located in the EU and has received a VAT number issued by a member state of the European Union, they may use their VAT number when making payment and thus be exempt from paying VAT.

By subscribing, you agree to our terms & conditions, specially the processing of personal data under the new European regulations post-Safe Harbor Framework.

10.3 PAYMENT METHOD

You must make payment through a credit or debit card.

Oxford-Style Debate states that it has no access to sensitive data related to the payment method used by the user, nor does it store said information. Only the entity corresponding to the payment process has access to this data for payment management.

You are responsible for ensuring their credit card data is up to date, and may communicate any changes through the “Profile” section.

If a payment cannot be processed, you will be informed that their contract may be cancelled.

10.4 INVOICING AND BILLING

To receive a invoice, you may send an email with the details at debate@cyberpractices.org

10.5 SERVICE CANCELLATION

As has been mentioned, the cancellation of the service may be carried out at any time by accessing the section “Profile”, although Oxford-Style Debate will not refund any amount nor grant any credit for contracts that are cancelled before reaching their end date.

The cancellation of the service will imply the impossibility of accessing the Insight Oxford-Style Debate account and the removal of all data stored on the platform.

10.6 REFUND POLICY

Due the nature of our product we’re currently not able to offer a refund. You’re buying Insight Oxford Style Debate as it is, make sure to check the requirements for WordPress before you make the purchase.

10.7 COUPON POLICY

Coupons are only available for new users. To redeem a coupon, you ser must enter the code in the registration page http://insight.oxfordstyledebate.com/portal/accounts/registration/ with the Personal Information and the Credit/Debit Card Information. At the end of the coupon period, you will automatically become a paying user of the Insight Oxford-Style Debate at the regular Insight Oxford-Style Debate monthly price, and the payment method you provided will automatically be charged the Insight Oxford-Style Debate subscription fee each month, until you cancel your Service subscription.

If you decide that you do not want to remain a paying user of the Insight Oxford-Style Debate Service, you have to cancel your subscription to the Insight Oxford-Style Debate by logging into your Insight Oxford-Style Debate account and following the prompts on the Account page.

Coupons are only redeemable for the Oxford-Style Debate subscription service (the “Service”) in countries where the service is offered in the currency denominated on the Coupon.

11. Miscellaneous

THIS AGREEMENT CONSTITUTES THE ENTIRE AGREEMENT BETWEEN CYBERPRACTICES AND YOU CONCERNING THE SUBJECT MATTER HERE OF, AND THEY MAY ONLY BE MODIFIED BY A WRITTEN AMENDMENT SIGNED BY AN AUTHORIZED EXECUTIVE OF CYBERPRACTICES, OR BY THE POSTING BY CYBERPRACTICES OF A REVISED VERSION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS AGREEMENT. EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT APPLICABLE LAW, IF ANY, PROVIDES OTHERWISE, THIS AGREEMENT, ANY ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF SPAIN, AND THE PROPER VENUE FOR ANY DISPUTES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO ANY OF THE SAME WILL BE THE COURTS LOCATED IN THE CITY OF MADRID, SPAIN. IF ANY PART OF THIS AGREEMENT IS HELD INVALID OR UNENFORCEABLE, THAT PART WILL BE CONSTRUED TO REFLECT THE PARTIES’ ORIGINAL INTENT, AND THE REMAINING PORTIONS WILL REMAIN IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT. A WAIVER BY EITHER PARTY OF ANY TERM OR CONDITION OF THIS AGREEMENT OR ANY BREACH THEREOF, IN ANY ONE INSTANCE, WILL NOT WAIVE SUCH TERM OR CONDITION OR ANY SUBSEQUENT BREACH THEREOF. YOU MAY ASSIGN YOUR RIGHTS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT TO ANY PARTY THAT CONSENTS TO, AND AGREES TO BE BOUND BY, ITS TERMS AND CONDITIONS; CYBERPRACTICES MAY ASSIGN ITS RIGHTS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT WITHOUT CONDITION. THIS AGREEMENT WILL BE BINDING UPON AND WILL INURE TO THE BENEFIT OF THE PARTIES, THEIR SUCCESSORS AND PERMITTED ASSIGNS. YOU CONFIRM THAT YOU PREFER THIS AGREEMENT AND ANY RELATED DOCUMENTS BE IN ENGLISH.

APPLICABLE LAW

The present conditions are subject to Spanish law.

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