Terms and Conditions

Terms of use

  1. Who we are and what we do
    1. This website (www.stylindex.com) is operated by Stylindex Ltd, a company registered in England and Wales under registration number 09932824 whose registered address is 5th Floor 89 New Bond Street, London, England, W1S 1DA (“we”, “us” or “our”).

    2. Our website www.stylindex.com (“Website”) provides a platform to facilitate the production of visual photographic and video content (“Platform”).

    3. On the Platform, producers (“Client(s)”) can connect with the talent and companies who display their portfolio of work on the Website (“Talent”).  We are not an employment agency.

    4. For the purpose of these Terms, Talent and Clients are together referred to as “Users”, “you” or “your”.

  2. Terms of Use
    1. These terms (together with the documents referred to in it) will govern your use of the Website and the Platform.

    2. Please read these terms carefully before using the Website.

    3. By using the Website, you confirm that you accept these terms of use in full and you agree to comply with them.

    4. Please also see our Privacy Policy.

    5. We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes, as they are binding on you. If you do not agree to these terms of use, you must not use our Website.

    6. We may update our Website from time to time. Any content on our Website may be out of date at any time and we are under no obligation to update it.

    7. We do not guarantee that the Website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted or free from errors or omissions. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our Website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

  3. Use of the Platform
    1. You must be over 18 years of age to use the Platform. By registering on the Platform you confirm that you are over 18 years of age.

    2. Subject to the other provisions of these terms of use you may:
      2.1. View pages from the Website in a web browser; or
      2.2. Download pages from the Website for caching in a web browser;

    3. You may not:
      3.1. Download any material from the Website or Platform save for as expressly provided for in these terms of use;
      3.2. Use the Website in any way that may cause damage to the Platform or Website or to us;
      3.3. Use the Website in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any of these activities;
      3.4. Use the Website 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;
      3.5. Conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities on or in relation to the Website or Platform without our express written consent;
      3.6. Access or otherwise interact with the Website using any robot, spider or other automated means; or
      3.7. Use data collected from our Website for any direct marketing activity (including without limitation email marketing, SMS marketing, telemarketing and direct mailing).

  4. How it Works
    1. You must register on the Website to use the Platform.

    2. Whenyou register for an account you will be asked to choose a user ID and password. Your user ID must not be liable to mislead and must comply with the content rules set out below (“Content Rules”). You must not use your account or user ID for or in connection with the impersonation of any person. We ask that you use your own name when setting up an account.

    3. You must treat your password as confidential and must not disclose it to any third party. You are responsible for any activity on the Platform arising out of any failure to keep your password confidential, and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure.

    4. We have the right to disable any user ID or password at any time if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms.

    5. We may suspend or cancel your account at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation. You may cancel your account on our Platform using your account control panel.

    6. By creating an account and uploading content a user confirms:
      6.1. Any content is an accurate reflection of their work; and
      6.2. The content is their own work;

  5. Fees
    1. The details of our fees shall be communicated to you from time to time.

    2. We reserve the right to revoke your subscription at any time.

  6. Content Rules
    1. At all times you must follow these content rules (“Content Rules”).

    2. Any content uploaded onto the Platform by you must be accurate and truthful.

    3. Any content uploaded onto the Platform by you must not:
      3.1. Be illegal or unlawful, libellous, maliciously false, obscene or indecent;
      3.2. Infringe any intellectual property rights;
      3.3 Infringe any right of confidence, right of privacy or rights under data protection legislation;
      3.4. Constitute an incitement to commit a crime;
      3.5. Be in contempt of any court, or in breach of any court order;
      3.6. Be in breach of racial or religious hatred or discrimination legislation;
      3.7. Be blasphemous;
      3.8. Be in breach of any official secrets legislation;
      3.9. Depict violence; or
      3.10. Be pornographic, lewd, suggestive or sexually explicit.

    4. Talent retain ownership rights in the content uploaded onto the Platform but grants other Users of the Platform a limited right to store and copy that content solely for the purpose of deciding whether a Client wants to engage the Talent and strictly not for any other commercial purpose.

    5. Talent grant us a right to use, store and copy their content uploaded onto the Platform and to distribute and make it available to third parties solely for the purpose of the Platform.

    6. We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you on the Platform.

    7. We have the right to remove any content posted on the Platform if, in our opinion, the content does not comply with these Content Rules.

  7. Screening
    1. We are not responsible for screening or verifying the Talent or Clients and we make no statement regarding the quality or suitability of the services offered by a Talent.

    2. Clients are advised to make their own enquiries of the Talent and the quality of their work and the services offered in advance of contacting or engaging Talent.

  8. Our Rights
    1. When content is posted to the Platform, you grant us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free right to use and process your content in relation to this Platform with the purpose to try and promote your work.

    2. You warrant that you have the authority to post the content to the Platform.

    3. Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms of use, if you breach any provision of these terms of use in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms of use in any way, we may delete, un-publish or edit any or all of your content.

  9. Your Rights

    You may request removal of your work at any time, and we will endeavour to remove it in a timely manner and as soon as possible.

  10. Our Intellectual property rights

    We are the owner of all intellectual property rights in the Website, Platform and in the material published on it. You retain all intellectual property rights in your content.

  11. Linking to Our Website
    1. You may link to our homepage on the Website or to your profile on the Platform provided you do so in a way that does not damage or take advantage of our reputation.

    2. You must not link to the Website in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

    3. The website which you are linking must comply with the Content Rules.

    4. You must not establish a link to the Website in any website that is not owned by you.

    5. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

  12. Third party links and resources in Our Website
    1. Where the Platform contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties these links are provided for your information only.

    2. We have no control over the contents of those websites or resources.

  13. Limitation of Our liability
    1. Nothing in these terms of use excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by law.

    2. To the maximum extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to the Platform, Website or any content on it, whether express or implied.

    3. We will not be liable for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including without limitation negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with use of, or inability to use, the Platform or the Website; use of or reliance on any content displayed on the Platform or the Website; loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue; business interruption; loss of anticipated savings; loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

    4. We provide a platform so Talent and Clients can connect. We are not party to any contract or arrangement facilitated through the Platform and are not liable for any claims arising out of a contract or arrangement that has been made through the Platform.

    5. We have no liability for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity purported to be in relation to the use of the Platform or the Website.

    6. We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus or other harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the Website, Platform or due to you downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.

    7. We do not accept responsibility for the content of websites linked on our Website or the Platform. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of websites linked to our Website or Platform.

    8. We do not accept responsibility for the loss, damage or destruction of your content on the Platform. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of the Platform.

    9. The views expressed by Users on the Website or Platform do not represent our views or values.

  14. Viruses
    1. We do not guarantee that our Website or Platform will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You should use your own virus protection software.

    2. You must not misuse our Website or Platform by knowingly introducing viruses or any material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our Website, Platform, the server on which the Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Website.

  15. Disclaimer & Indemnity

    THE SERVICE AND ANY OTHER SERVICE AND CONTENT INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE PLATFORM ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN AS IS OR AS AVAILABLE BASIS WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND.
    WE DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS (EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ORAL OR WRITTEN) WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICE AND CONTENT INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WHETHER ALLEGED TO ARISE BY OPERATION OF LAW, BY REASON OF CUSTOM OR USAGE IN THE TRADE, BY COURSE OF DEALING OR OTHERWISE.
    STYLINDEX LTD MAKES NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION THAT THE PLATFORM OR WEBSITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, THAT IT WILL BE OF SATISFACTORY QUALITY, THAT IT WILL BE FIT FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, THAT IT WILL NOT INFRINGE THE RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES, THAT IT WILL BE COMPATIBLE WITH ALL SYSTEMS, THAT IT WILL BE SECURE AND THAT ALL INFORMATION PROVIDED WILL BE ACCURATE. WE MAKE NO GUARANTEE OF ANY SPECIFIC RESULTS FROM THE USE OF OUR PLATFORM.
    NO PART OF THE PLATFORM OR WEBSITE IS INTENDED TO CONSTITUTE ADVICE AND THE CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON WHEN MAKING ANY DECISIONS OR TAKING ANY ACTION OF ANY KIND.
    THE INFORMATION ON THE PLATFORM AND WEBSITE IS NOT DESIGNED WITH COMMERCIAL PURPOSES IN MIND. COMMERCIAL USE OF THE CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE IS FORBIDDEN AND WE MAKE MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT OUR CONTENT IS SUITABLE FOR USE IN COMMERCIAL SITUATIONS OR THAT IT CONSTITUTES ACCURATE DATA AND / OR ADVICE ON WHICH BUSINESS DECISIONS CAN BE BASED. HEAVY USERS OF OUR SERVICE OR BUSINESS CUSTOMERS ARE REQUIRED TO SUBSCRIBE TO OUR COMMERCIAL SERVICE AND/OR PAY A FEE.
    IN NO EVENT WILL STYLINDEX LTD BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICE OR ANY OTHER SERVICE AND/OR CONTENT INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE PLATFORM, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR ARE AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. OUR TOTAL LIABILITY FOR ALL CAUSES OF ACTION AND UNDER ALL THEORIES OF LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID FOR ONE 12 MONTH SUBSCRIPTION. THIS SECTION WILL BE GIVEN FULL EFFECT EVEN IF ANY REMEDY SPECIFIED IN THIS AGREEMENT IS DEEMED TO HAVE FAILED OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.
    YOU AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD US HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL COSTS, DAMAGES, LIABILITIES, AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION LEGAL FEES, COSTS, PENALTIES, INTEREST AND DISBURSEMENTS) WE INCUR IN RELATION TO, ARISING FROM, OR FOR THE PURPOSE OF AVOIDING, ANY CLAIM OR DEMAND FROM A THIRD PARTY RELATING TO YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE OR THE USE OF THE SERVICE BY ANY PERSON USING YOUR ACCOUNT, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY CLAIM THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE VIOLATES ANY APPLICABLE LAW OR REGULATION, OR THE RIGHTS OF ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR YOUR VIOLATION OF THESE TERMS.

  16. Law and Jurisdiction

    The laws of England and Wales govern these terms of use. The courts of England and Wales have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising in connection with these terms of use.