terms and conditions

This website is provided by Jabble Ltd. The use of this Website by you or your children is subject to these terms and conditions of Website use. Please read these Terms and Conditions and the other information referred or linked to in these Terms and Conditions to be sure you understand it, since it is a legally binding agreement that contains important information about our Website and your permitted use of it. From time to time we may modify the Terms and Conditions so it is important that you review these on a regular basis.

Please take the time to read through these terms and conditions and discuss them with your child. By having these rules, we are ensuring that Jabble remains a safe and secure place for them to be.

the terms and conditions

These Terms and Conditions apply to all and any use of jabble.co.uk and all instant messages, use of games and emails. If you and your child use jabble.co.uk you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. If you do not accept these terms, you should not use jabble.co.uk and should not become a member or use the Website.

copyright

Jabble Ltd owns all rights to jabble.co.uk and any material that appears on the site, such as games, avatars, logos, designs, graphics, pictures, images, text and including intellectual property rights. All such rights of Jabble Ltd are hereby asserted and reserved, and you may not make any unauthorised use of the content or infringe intellectual property rights. Which means you may not reproduce, distribute, publish, transmit, modify, adapt, translate, display, distribute, sell, licence or develop derivative works based upon jabble.co.uk or exploit the content for your own use.

rules and Code of Conduct

We have developed a set of rules for using jabble.co.uk to ensure that the Website is a safe and secure website for you and your child(ren) to use. If we believe you or your child have violated the jabble.co.uk rules, behaved inappropriately or have otherwise broken the law, we reserve the right to terminate Your and your child’s account. We also reserve the right to moderate any and all submissions via the instant messaging and email services and remove or refuse to post any submissions that are deemed to break the jabble.co.uk rules.

a) Respect other jabble.co.uk users
We expect your child to respect others on jabble.co.uk and not to bully, use offensive language or take actions that may upset or make others feel uncomfortable. Your child must not submit anything on the site that is mean, illegal or might hurt someone's feelings, this covers terms such as "unlawful, infringing, defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive, violent, rude, harassing, or otherwise improper content". You also agree that you or your child will not submit content with a commercial purpose (such as offers to sell products or services, or attempts to solicit funds or advertise products or services).

b) Third Party Infringements
It is important to note that you or your child can't include anything on the Website that infringes the rights of a third party, such as a trademark, copyright, patent or intellectual property. Also your child must not try to register their online Avatar under someone else's name such as "Katy Perry" or "Barbie", since many of these names are covered by copyright and trademarks and using them would infringe their rights.

c) Keep Personal Information Secure
It is important that your child does not use or share their real name on Jabble. When they join jabble.co.uk they are asked to create an Avatar, an online face that will represent them when they are communicating with other Jabble members. They should be encouraged to use a nickname that is not their real name. Please explain to them that they must never share their real name or give out their personal information about themselves to another person. However, when they are registering to use the Website, they must be truthful and provide accurate information about their name, age and your details.

d) Be Considerate
Your child should follow the rules and be considerate to other children who are using the Website. The rules and security measures are in place to make jabble a safe and secure place for your child to chat and play games. Please encourage your child to not try to get around the security measures we have implemented, or take over someone else's online Avatar or pretend to be them.

access and liability

When you and your child create a jabble account, you understand and agree that the online presence they create (Avatar) is created by content provided to your child by Jabble Ltd and that Jabble Ltd continues to own that material. We provide and maintain jabble.co.uk for personal use and on an "as is" and "available" basis. We cannot promise that the Website will always be available to access your account, your child’s account or avatar or other information on the Website. In addition, Jabble Ltd is not liable for any loss or damage of any kind arising out of you of your child's use of jabble.co.uk, or any information, materials or other items, you downloaded or obtained from us, including without limitation any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential damages, whether or not such arises out of any problem you notify to Jabble Ltd and Jabble Ltd shall have no liability to pay any money by way of compensation.

personal information

When you and your child create an account we will ask you for personal information (both children and parents) which we will keep secure and keep in line with the Data Protection Act Guidelines and our Privacy Policy. We also reserve the right to ask you for further personal information should it be required.

advertising

In the future we reserve the right to include advertising from Third Parties on jabble.co.uk. All advertisers will be carefully vetted to ensure their products and services are suitable for members. These adverts may contain links to third party websites, which we are unable to control, once you or child have left jabble.co.uk. Therefore you should review any Third Party website's terms and conditions, privacy policies and other disclosures before interacting with those Third Parties. Jabble Ltd disclaims all liability in connection therewith.

safety and security

Jabble has been awarded Truste's Privacy Seal signifying that these Terms and conditions and our website's practices have been reviewed by Truste for compliance with Truste's program requirements including transparency, accountabililty and choice regarding the collection and use of your personal information. The Truste program does not cover information that may be collected through downloadable software. Truste's mission, as an independent third party, is to accelerate online trust among consumers and organizations globally through its leading privacy trustmark and innovative trust solutions. If you have questions or complaints regarding our Terms and conditions or practices, please contact us at support@jabble.co.uk If you are not satisified with our response you can contact Truste here.

termination

Jabble Ltd is entitled to terminate your Membership Agreement on jabble.co.uk and immediately remove, cancel or suspend access to and use of jabble.co.uk for any reason, including if you break these Terms and Conditions or if jabble.co.uk is bought by another company, or for any other reason.

links by you to this website

Anyone linking to jabble.co.uk should not imply or suggest affiliations to jabble.co.uk that do not exist, and the link should not represent jabble.co.uk in a misleading or offensive manner.

email marketing

We may from time to time send you email updates on Jabble, including new games or content that you or your child may be interested in. Please email us at support@jabble.co.uk if you would like to opt out of receiving these updates.

questions

All questions and enquiries should be directed as follows:

Email: support@jabble.co.uk Post: Jabble, York Eco Business Centre, Amy Johnson Way, Clifton Moor, York, YO30 4AG

notices

No representation or warranty is made as to whether jabble.co.uk complies with the regulatory regime and local laws of any other countries apart from the UK. Any legal matters that arise will be subject to the laws and jurisdictions of the courts in the United Kingdom.

miscellaneous

Jabble Ltd act as principal on its own account and not as agent for you or any other person. If Jabble Ltd do not enforce any provision of this agreement such will not be considered a waiver of any provision or right. In the event that any part of these terms and conditions is held to be unenforceable, such part will at Jabble Ltd's option be construed as far as possible to reflect the parties' intentions and the remainder of the provisions will remain in full force and effect. Use of jabble.co.uk and these terms are subject to the laws of the United Kingdom, which shall exclusively govern the interpretation, application and effect of all the above permissions, exclusions, licenses and conditions of use and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the United Kingdom and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the United Kingdom.

check back for updates

Jabble Ltd may make alterations to the Rules or these Terms and conditions from time to time. These changes shall become effective immediately as soon as they are posted on this site.