Terms & Conditions


These are the terms and conditions (the "Terms") (as amended from time to time) governing use of this website and the agreement that operates between us and you. These Terms set out the rights and obligations of all users ("you"/"your") and those of Kee Events & Marketing Ltd. ("us"/"our"/"we") in relation to your use of this website ("debs.ie Website"). Please carefully read these Terms and our Privacy Policy.

By using debs.ie Website you are consenting to be bound by the then current Terms and our Privacy Policy. If you register as an Debs Committee member,Ticket Purchaser or Supplier you may also be required to abide by our Committee Terms, our Ticket Purchaser Terms and/or our Supplier Terms.

If you do not agree to the Terms or the Privacy Policy please refrain from using debs.ie Website. We may revise the Terms and information contained on debs.ie Website at any time and without notice. Each time you use debs.ie Website you will be bound by the then current Terms and our Privacy Policy and you should review these each time you access and use debs.ie Website to satisfy yourself that you are happy with them. Some of the provisions contained in these Terms may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on debs.ie Website.


Definitions

In these Terms the following terms shall have the meanings set out below:

"Debs Ball" an event organised through debs.ie Website.

"Debs Committee" means a User or group of Users, over the age of 18 years, who registers on debs.ie Website to organise a Debs Ball.

"Suppliers" means the organisation(s) that we use to provide the goods/services requested by the Debs Committee(s).

"Ticket Purchaser/Student" means a User who registers on debs.ie Website to purchase ticket(s) and/or attend a debs ball.

"User" means any user of debs.ie Website including Debs Committee members and Ticket Purchaser/Student, Debutantes, Ticket Purchaser/Students and Suppliers.

"Product" means Items listed on debs.ie that may be purchased by a User on a Vendors website.


Fees

By buying a ticket for your debs ball through debs.ie you are agreeing to the ticket price listed on the payment page and the booking and credit card transaction fees set out on the pricing page of debs.ie website. These fees are charged to each Ticket Purchaser based on the number of tickets they purchase. All applicable fees are due to us even if a debs ball is cancelled or postponed and are charged in the currency from where the booking is made.

The total cost of the debs ball is distributed evenly per ticket based on the number of expected paying guests. The total cost divided per ticket may cover the cost of a maximum of 6 (six) free committee tickets in the instance that the Debs Committee elect to receive one free ticket per committee memeber (maximum 6 tickets).


Use by minors & User identity

The use of debs.ie Website by minors under the age of 16 years is subject to the consent of their parent or guardian. It is impossible for us to determine with any degree of certainty whether any User is in fact the person he or she represents to be. Accordingly, we accept no liability for the actual identity of any User. You are solely responsible for verifying the actual identity of other Users.


debs.ie Websites changes regularly

We aim to update the functionality and content of the debs.ie Website regularly. If necessary we may suspend access to debs.ie Website, or shut it down indefinitely. Although we will do our best to keep the content up to date please note that any of the material on debs.ie Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material. We aim to update debs.ie Websites regularly, and may change the content at any time without prior consent of the Debs Committee, Students, Suppliers or any other party.


Our liability

1. The material displayed on debs.ie Website is provided “as is” and without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy.

2. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:

2.1 all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity;

2.2 any liability for loss or damage incurred by any User in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of debs.ie Website, any website linked to them and any materials posted on them; and

2.3 any liability for any direct, special, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any User in connection with debs.ie Website or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of debs.ie Website, any website linked to them and any materials posted on them, including, without limitation any liability for:

(a) loss of income or revenue;
(b) loss of business;
(c) loss of profits or contracts;
(d) loss of anticipated savings;
(e) loss of data;
(f) loss of goodwill;
(g) wasted management, office or school time; and for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.

3. Nothing in this section affects our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.


Data protection

We collect, process and store information about you in accordance with our Privacy Policy. By using debs.ie Website, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all information provided by you is accurate and that you have the consent of all those whose personal data have been disclosed, for such processing of their personal data.


Accessing debs.ie Website

Access to debs.ie Websites is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on debs.ie Website without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason debs.ie Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of debs.ie Website, or the entire debs.ie Website, to Users and/or those who have registered with us. If you choose, or you are provided with, a password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures (“Password”), you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any third party. We have the right to disable any Password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time at our sole discretion or, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of the Terms. You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to debs.ie Website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access debs.ie Website using your Password are aware of the Terms, and that they comply with them and you are responsible for all acts deeds and omissions when your Password is used in connection with debs.ie Website.


Intellectual property rights

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in debs.ie Website, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws around the world. All such rights are reserved. In respect of all material that you submit to or post on debs.ie Website, you grant to us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to use, reproduce , adapt, publish, translate and distribute such material in any media, together with the right to sub-licence such rights.

You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from debs.ie Website only when you are specifically invited to or as required to use such and you may draw the attention of others within your school or organisation to material posted on debs.ie Websites. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on debs.ie Website must always be acknowledged. You must not use any part of the materials on debs.ie Website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors. If you print off, copy or download any part of debs.ie Website in breach of these Terms, your right to use debs.ie Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.


Uploading material to debs.ie Website

Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload material to debs.ie Website, or to make contact with other Users, you must comply with all applicable laws and our Content Standards. You warrant that any such contribution does comply with all applicable laws and with our Content Standards, and you indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. Any material you upload to debs.ie Website will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to debs.ie Website constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy. We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other User. We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on debs.ie Website if, in our opinion, such material does not comply with applicable laws or our Content Standards.


Linking To debs.ie Website

You may link to debs.ie Website via the home page only (or as otherwise agreed by us from time to time) provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you. debs.ie Website must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of debs.ie Website other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with our Content Standards. If you wish to make any use of material on debs.ie Website other than that set out above, please address your request to


Links From debs.ie Website

Where debs.ie Website contain links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.


Viruses, hacking and other offences

You must not misuse debs.ie Website by knowingly introducing viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to debs.ie Websites, the server on which debs.ie Website are stored or any server, computer or database connected to debs.ie Website. You must not attack debs.ie Websites via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you may commit a criminal offence and we will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use debs.ie Websites will cease immediately. We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of debs.ie Website or to your downloading of any material posted on them, or on any website linked to it.


Restricted uses

You may use debs.ie Website only for lawful purposes. You may not use debs.ie Website:

1. In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation.

2. In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.

3. For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way.

4. To send, upload, download, use, re-use or knowingly receive any material which does not comply with our Content Standards.

5. To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam).

6. To transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.

You also agree:

7. Not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of any debs.ie Website in contravention of the provisions of these Terms.

8. Not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:

8.1 any part of any debs.ie Website;

8.2 any equipment or network on which debs.ie Website are stored;

8.3 any software used in the provision of debs.ie Website; or

8.4 any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.

You may report any activities of any other User which violate applicable laws and/or these Terms by emailing us at


Offline conduct

Although we cannot monitor your conduct off debs.ie Website, it is also a violation of these Terms to use any information obtained from debs.ie Website in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person, or in order to contact, advertise to, solicit or sell to any person without their prior explicit consent. We are not responsibility for any damage or loss caused to Users’ property during the course of the Debs Ball.


Interactive Services

We may from time to time provide interactive services on debs.ie Website, including, without limitation blogs, chat rooms and bulletin boards together (“Interactive Services”). Where we do provide any Interactive Service, we reserve the right to oversee, monitor or moderate any Interactive Service, however, we are under no obligation to do so and we expressly exclude our liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of any Interactive Service by you in contravention of our Content Standards, whether the service is moderated or not.


Content Standards

These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to debs.ie Website (“Contributions”), and to any Interactive Services associated with them (“Content Standards”). You must comply with the spirit, as well as the letter, of the following standards. The standards apply to each part of any Contribution as well as to its whole. Contributions must:

1. Be accurate (where they state facts);

2. Be genuinely held (where they state opinions); and

3. Comply with applicable law in any country from which they are posted.

Contributions must not:

4. Contain any material which is defamatory of any person;

5. Breach the data protection or privacy rights of any person;

6. Contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory;

7. Promote sexually explicit material;

8. Promote violence;

9. Promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;

10. Infringe any patent, copyright, database right, trade mark or other intellectual property right of any other person;

11. Be likely to deceive any person;

12. Be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence;

13. Promote any illegal activity;

14. Be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;

15. Be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;

16. Be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person;

17. Give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case; or

18. Advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse.


Suspension And Termination

1. Termination By Us

We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of the Terms through your use of debs.ie Website. When a breach of the Terms has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate. Failure to comply with the Terms constitutes a material breach of the terms upon which you are permitted to use debs.ie Website, and may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:

1.1 Immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use debs.ie Website.

1.2 Refusal to publish or post, or immediate, temporary or permanent removal of any posting or material uploaded by you to debs.ie Website.

1.3 Issue of a warning to you.

1.4 Legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs on an indemnity basis (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting from the breach.

1.5 Further legal action against you.

1.6 Disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary.

We exclude liability for actions taken in response to breaches of the Terms. The responses described in the Terms are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.


Indemnity

You agree to indemnify us and keep us indemnified (including our directors, agents, servants and employees) against all losses, costs, charges, demands, proceedings, damages, actions, expenses and claims howsoever incurred by us as a result of your use of debs.ie Website or a breach by you of any of these Terms. In the event that your Contributions infringe any rights of any third party, you shall, at your own expense and at our discretion, either obtain the right to use such Contribution or render such Contribution free of any infringement.


Language Conflict

These Terms are in the English language. If these Terms are translated into any language other than English, the English language text shall prevail in the event of a conflict or difference between the English version and the translated version.


Jurisdiction And Applicable Law

The Irish courts will have jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to debs.ie Website although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country. These Terms are governed by Irish law. Nothing in this section will affect your statutory rights as a consumer.


Waiver

If we fail to insist upon strict performance of any of your obligations under any of these Terms, or if we fail to exercise any of the rights or remedies to which we are entitled under these Terms, this shall not constitute a waiver of such rights or remedies and shall not relieve you from compliance with such obligations. A waiver by us of any default shall not constitute a waiver of any subsequent default. No waiver by us of any of your obligations under these Terms shall be effective unless it is expressly stated to be a waiver and is communicated to you in writing.


Severability

If any of these Terms are determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such term, condition or provision will to that extent be severed from the remaining terms, conditions and provisions which will continue to be valid to the fullest extent permitted by law.


Entire Agreement

These Terms and any other terms accepted by you in connection with your use of debs.ie Website represent the entire agreement between you and us in relation to their subject matter and supersede any prior agreement, understanding or arrangement between you and us, whether oral or in writing. Both you and us acknowledge that neither you nor us has relied on any representation, undertaking or promise given by the other or be implied from anything said or written in negotiations between you and us except as expressly stated in these Terms.


No sale

We do not sell, or offer for sale, any Products. Listing a Product on our Website is not a guarantee that the vendor of the Product will have the specific Product, and/or sufficient quantities of them, available for sale to you. We are not responsible for the fulfillment of any Product orders placed or the quality of Products purchased on a the vendor's website.


Information about Us

Kee Events & Marketing Limited is an Irish company registered under company number 491302 with its registered address at 9 Fernhill Park, Perrystown, Dublin 12.

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