Terms & Conditions

This page explains bascatrust.org.uk’s terms of use. You must agree to these to use this site.

Who we are
Bascatrust.org.uk is the website of the BASCA Trust a charity registered in England and Wales.

Using bascatrust.org.uk
You agree to use bascatrust.org.uk only for lawful purposes. You must also use it in a way that doesn’t infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of, this site by anyone else. We update bascatrust.org.uk periodically. We can change or remove content at any time without notice.

Services and transactions
You can use bascatrust.org.uk to find out about the BASCA Trust, make donations, and contact us.

Linking to bascatrust.org.uk
You must contact us for written permission if you want to:
(i) link to bascatrust.org.uk
(ii) say your website is associated with or endorsed by bascatrust.org.uk

Linking from bascatrust.org.uk
bascatrust.org.uk contains links to other websites. We don’t have any control over the content on these websites. We’re not responsible for:
(i) the protection of any information you give to these websites (ii) any loss or damage that may come from your use of these websites, or any other websites they link to.
You agree to release us from any claims or disputes that may come from using these websites.
You should read all terms and conditions, privacy policies and end user licences that relate to these websites before you use them.

Using bascatrust.org.uk content
Copyright in the Material is owned by The British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors Trust or its content suppliers. Unauthorised use of the Material including reproduction, storage, modification, distribution or republication without the prior written consent of The British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors Trust or, where applicable, the respective copyright owner(s) is prohibited. The names and logos of The British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors Trust and all related product and service names, designs marks and slogans are the trade names, service marks or trade marks of The British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors Trust and may not be used without the prior consent of The British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors Trust. Any copyright in the Material not owned The British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors Trust will be credited to the author or copyright holder.

While we make every effort to keep bascatrust.org.uk up to date, we don’t provide any guarantees, conditions or warranties that the information will be current, secure, accurate, complete, free from bugs or viruses. We don’t publish advice on bascatrust.org.uk. You should get professional or specialist advice before doing anything on the basis of the content. We’re not liable for any loss or damage that may come from using bascatrust.org.uk. This includes: any direct, indirect or consequential losses, any loss or damage caused by civil wrongs (‘tort’, including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, the use of bascatrust.org.uk and any websites that are linked to or from it, the inability to use bascatrust.org.uk and any websites that are linked to or from it.

Requests to remove content
You can ask for content to be removed from bascatrust.org.uk. We’ll only do this in certain cases, e.g., if it breaches copyright laws, contains sensitive personal data or material that may be considered obscene or defamatory. Contact us to ask for content to be removed. You’ll need to send us the web address (URL) of the content and explain why you think it should be removed. We’ll reply to let you know whether we’ll remove it.
We remove content at our discretion. You can still request information under the Freedom of Information Act and the Data Protection Act.

Information about you and your visits to bascatrust.org.uk
We collect information about you in accordance with our privacy policy and our cookie policy. By using bascatrust.org.uk, you agree to us collecting this information and confirm that any data you provide is accurate.

Virus protection
We make every effort to check and test bascatrust.org.uk for viruses at every stage of production. You must make sure that the way you use bascatrust.org.uk doesn’t expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which can damage your computer system. We’re not responsible for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or computer system that might happen when you use bascatrust.org.uk.

Viruses, hacking and other offences
When using bascatrust.org.uk, you must not introduce viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or any other material that’s malicious or technologically harmful. You must not try to gain unauthorised access to bascatrust.org.uk, the server on which it’s stored or any server, computer or database connected to it. You must not attack bascatrust.org.uk in any way. This includes denial-of-service attacks. We’ll report any attacks or attempts to gain unauthorised access to bascatrust.org.uk to the relevant law enforcement authorities and share information about you with them.

Governing law
These terms and conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
Any dispute you have which relates to these terms and conditions, or your use of bascatrust.org.uk (whether it be contractual or non-contractual), will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

We’re not liable if we fail to comply with these terms and conditions because of circumstances beyond our reasonable control.
We might decide not to exercise or enforce any right available to us under these terms and conditions. We can always decide to exercise or enforce that right at a later date. Doing this once won’t mean we automatically waive the right on any other occasion.
If any of these terms and conditions are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining terms and conditions will still apply.

Changes to these terms and conditions
Please check these terms and conditions regularly. We can update them at any time without notice.
You’ll agree to any changes if you continue to use bascatrust.org.uk after the terms and conditions have been updated.