Terms & Conditions
The fundraising pages located on www.breakthroughcancerresearch.ie are owned and operated by Breakthrough Cancer Research. Breakthrough Cancer Research is a business trading name of Cork Cancer Resaerch Centre and is a registered Irish charity operating nationwide across the Republic of Ireland. It is a registered charity with CHY number 19801.
In these terms and conditions, the following definitions shall apply:
"You/User" denotes any individual, firm or company who registers for an event, pays membership subscription or makes a donation directly to the Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie website, and any other natural or legal persons using this website for any reason, and any of their or its employees, consultants and authorised agents who may use the website from time to time.
By using the fundraising pages on the Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie website users agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions. The provision of any services by Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie for a user shall be subject to these terms and conditions.
“Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie’’ means Breakthrough Cancer Research;
“Website” means the website www.breakthroughcancerresearch.ie
1. Registration / Use
1.1 In using the website or registering a fundraising event with the website, You represent that You are of legal age to form a binding contract and are not a person barred from receiving services under the laws of any applicable jurisdiction or in the case of a company or other User that is not an individual, You represent that You have the capacity to enter into a contract with Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie and you also agree to provide:
1.1.1 True, accurate, current and complete information about Yourself or Your company or institution and;
1.1.2 Maintain and promptly update the date or information to keep it true, accurate and complete.
1.3 All contracts concluded on this website shall be in the English language
1.4 Please note that Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie keeps a record of the User’s registrations details and details of any donations/payments made by or to a User for the duration of any User’s registration with the Website.
1.5 Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie reserves the right to refuse registration of any User at its complete and absolute discretion.
2. Payments and Donations made by Credit Cards
2.1 Users making payments/donations by charge card or credit card hereby agree and assure Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie that;
2.1.1 All charge cards or credit cards information supplied is true, correct and complete;
2.1.2 The person making the payment/donation is duly authorised to use the charge card or credit card for that purpose; and
2.1.3 The payment/donation and the fees will be honoured by the donor's credit card company.
2.2 If You discover that a payment/donation has been made on this Website using Your charge card or credit card details in circumstances where You had not agreed to or authorised this, then (provided You have not, through failure to take reasonable care, allowed an unauthorised person to gain access to Your charge card or credit card details or password) Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie is required to refund to You the money that they received from You provided that: (a) You inform Your charge card or credit card company and Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie of the unauthorised payment as soon as You discover it; and (b) You co-operate with Your charge card or credit card company and Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie and, if necessary, the police in relation to the unauthorised use of your financial details.
2.3 All payments/donations made via the Website are final unless fraudulent used of the card if proven in accordance with clause 2.2.
3. Use of Your donation
3.1 Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie ensures You that any donations /payments received through the Website or made through a fundraising event will be used for cancer research programmes / regions specified by You.
3.2 All donations /payments made will only be used to continue the vital work in cancer research at Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie.
3.3 If You have any cause for dissatisfaction with the use of Your donation You may contact the Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie directly using the contact details provided on the Website.
4. Privacy and Security Policy
4.1 Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie is dedicated to protecting the privacy of all users of this Website.
4.2 Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie will ensure to keep all details provided private and secure.
5. User Conduct and Content
5.1 The use of Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie is for lawful purposes only. Users agree to act in a responsible and legal manner when engaging the services of the Website and shall comply with all regulations, rules and applicable laws.
5.2 Users agree not to use the Website or allow the Website to be used for any unlawful purpose, for the commission of any offence or crime under the laws of any jurisdiction to which access is obtained through the Website or in any manner which is likely to cause offence or harm to any other Internet user.
5.3. In particular, Users agree not to: display on the Website, distribute from the Website or provide links from the Website to any pornographic, obscene, offensive, or menacing materials; display on the Website or use in connection with the Website any pirated software or any copyrighted materials or counterfeit materials without the permission of the copyright holder; use information obtained in connection with its registration with or use of the Website, or in any way use the Website, to carry out unsolicited mail-bombing or spamming or cause annoyance, inconvenience or anxiety to other Internet users; use the Website or information obtained in connection with its registration to distribute or deliver any software virus or worms; use the Website or information obtained in connection with its registration with or use of the Website to distribute, deliver or display any data, material or information which is defamatory, libellous or a hoax; or display on the Website or use in connection with the Website any materials which in any way infringe the copyright, other intellectual property rights or proprietary rights of a third party or which may otherwise render Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie liable to the payment of damages to any third party.
5.4 Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie reserves the right to remove or suspend any material posted which is, in its sole opinion, is in breach of this clause, or which it suspects to be in breach of this clause at its complete and absolute discretion. Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie shall be entitled to terminate a User's registration for breach of this clause.
5.5 It is Your responsibility to check with Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie regarding the suitability and appropriateness of Your chosen fundraising event. Users hereby acknowledge that dangerous events or events that are in poor taste may contravene the fundraising guidelines of the charity You have chosen to fundraise for or bring the charity into disrepute. Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie reserves the right to cancel Your fundraising page should Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie, in its sole discretion, or the charity for which You are fundraising in its sole discretion, deem Your fundraising event to be inappropriate.
5.6 In addition to any other remedies available to Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie pursuant to this Agreement, the User agrees to indemnity and hold Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie harmless for any losses, liabilities, costs and expenses of whatever nature, arising as a result of breach of clause 5.3.
6. Intellectual Property
6.1 Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie name and logo are the property of Breakthrough Cancer Research and may not be used or reproduced in any way whatsoever without written permission from Breakthrough Cancer Research.
6.2 All copyright, trademarks and other intellectual property rights displayed on Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie as well as all material and content supplied and displayed on the Website may not be used or reproduced in any way whatsoever without written permission from Breakthrough Cancer Research.
6.3 Users may for personal use only, print copies of the information on the Website or temporarily store files. In accessing information from Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie You agree in doing so that it is for Your own personal and non-commercial use and agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notice downloaded from this Website without the prior permission of Breakthoughcancerresearch.ie.
7. Changes to these terms and conditions
7.1 Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently the website with or without notice. You agree that Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie shall not be liable to You or any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuation of the Service.
7.2 Every time You use the site You are deemed to have understood and accepted the latest terms and conditions as published at the time.
8.1 Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie may terminate Your registration with the Website or your use of the Website on written notice (which includes e-mail) if You are in breach of any of the terms and conditions of this Website and fail to correct such breach within fourteen (14) days following adequate notice from Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie specifying the breach or in the case of a breach of clause 8.2, Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie may terminate forthwith without notice.
8.2 Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie may terminate Your registration with the Website upon written notice (which shall include e-mail) if you are a company and You go into insolvent liquidation, receivership or examinership or You are deemed to be unable to pay Your debts as they fall due within the meaning of section 214 of the Companies Act, 1963 (as amended, extended, consolidates, or replaced), of if you are in individual and You are declared a bankrupt.
8.3 In the event of the use of the site being terminated for any User, that User or organisation will still be bound by the terms and conditions of the site in all matters relating to the site.
8.4 Termination of these terms and conditions for any reason shall not affect the accrued rights of the parties.
9. Limitation of Liability
Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie shall use reasonable skill and care in the operation of the Website. However, You hereby acknowledge that:
9.1 Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie shall not be liable for any interruption or suspension of the Website or related services due to circumstances beyond its control including, without limitation any breakdown in Internet connectivity or security.
9.2 Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the access to or use of this Website, including, without limitation, damage arising as a result of any bugs, trojan horses, viruses, worms or other harmful codes or errors experienced as a result of accessing the Website.
9.3 To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie shall not be liable to any User under contract, tort, equity or otherwise for any loss or damages arising out of our in connection with the User's use of the Website or the provision of services by Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie, whether any of the foregoing are, without limitation, special, incidental, indirect, punitive or consequential and /or, whether any of the foregoing are, without limitation, occasioned by the negligence, fault, error, omission, act or breach of Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie, its employees, contractors or sub-contractors.
9.4 Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, under no circumstances shall Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie be liable to any User for any consequential, economic or indirect loss or damages, loss of profits, revenue, business, capital, administrative time or loss of or loss of use of data or software, howsoever arising.
10.1 You agree to indemnify and keep indemnified Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie from and against all claims, damages, expenses, costs and liabilities arising in any manner from your entry to and use of Breakthroughcancerresearch.ie other than in accordance with these terms and conditions.
11. Governing Law
11.1 These terms and conditions are governed by Irish law and any disputes arising in any way in relation hereto shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish Courts.
12.1 In the event that You experience technical difficulties in the use of the services on the Website, please send your query to firstname.lastname@example.org.