Terms & Conditions
This Website and its Contents are not intended for the use of minors. By continuing to use this Website you represent and warrant that you are over the age of 18. You also represent and warrant that the viewing of adult-oriented material is permitted in the country in which you are currently situated (however temporarily) and that you are personally not offended by such material.
This agreement applies as between you, the User of this Website and Professional Muslim, the owner(s) of this Website. Your agreement to comply with and be bound by these terms and conditions is deemed to occur upon your first use of the Website. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, you should stop using the Website immediately.
- Definitions and Interpretation
In this Agreement the following terms shall have the following meanings:
means collectively the personal information, payment information and credentials used by Users to access Paid Content and / or any communications System on the Website;
means any text, graphics, images, audio, video, software, data compilations and any other form of information capable of being stored in a computer that appears on or forms part of this Website;
means any Content that is accessible without the payment of a Subscription Fee;
means Content accessible only upon the creation of an Account and the payment of a Subscription Fee;
means collectively any online facilities, tools, services or information that Professional Muslim makes available through the Website either now or in the future;
means the sum of money paid by Users at monthly intervals to keep their Account active and to enable them to access Paid Content;
means the period for which a subscription has been purchased and may refer to that month accordingly;
means any online communications infrastructure that Professional Muslim makes available through the Website either now or in the future. This includes, but is not limited to, web-based email, message boards, live chat facilities and email links;
“User” / “Users”
means any third party that accesses the Website and is not employed by Professional Muslim and acting in the course of their employment; and
means the website that you are currently using ([www.professionalmuslim.com]) and any sub-domains of this site unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.
- Intellectual Property
2.1 Subject to the exceptions in Clause 5 of these Terms and Conditions, all Content included on the Website, unless uploaded by Users, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, logos, icons, images, sound clips, video clips, data compilations, page layout, underlying code and software is the property of Professional Muslim, or our affiliates. By continuing to use the Website you acknowledge that such material is protected by applicable United Kingdom and International intellectual property and other laws.
2.2 Material from the Website may be re-used without written permission where any of the exceptions detailed in Chapter III of the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 or those detailed in Clauses 3 and 4 of these Terms and Conditions apply.
- Use of Free Content
You may print, reproduce, copy, distribute, store or in any other fashion re-use Free Content from the Website for personal purposes only unless otherwise indicated on the Website or unless given express written permission to do so by Professional Muslim. Specifically you agree that:
3.1 you will not use the Free Content of the Website for commercial purposes unless given express written permission to do so by Professional Muslim;
3.2 you will not systematically copy Free Content from the Website with a view to creating or compiling any form of comprehensive collection, compilation, directory or database unless given express written permission to do so by Professional Muslim.
- Use of Paid Content
4.1 Payment of a Subscription Fee grants you a licence to use all Paid Content on the Website for the duration of your subscription. You may use such Content for personal purposes only.
4.2 Commercial use of Paid Content is not permitted under the terms of a normal subscription. Please contact Professional Muslim with any enquiries regarding the commercial use of any Content from this Website.
4.3 Under such a licence, you agree that:
4.3.1 you will not use the Paid Content of the Website for commercial purposes unless given express written permission to do so by Professional Muslim;
4.3.2 you will not systematically copy Paid Content from the Website with a view to creating or compiling any form of comprehensive collection, compilation, directory or database unless given express written permission to do so by Professional Muslim.
- Third Party Intellectual Property
Where expressly indicated, certain Content and the Intellectual Property Rights subsisting therein belongs to other parties. This Content, unless expressly stated to be so, is not covered by any permission granted by Clauses 3 and 4 of these Terms and Conditions to use Content from the Website. Any such Content will be accompanied by a notice providing the contact details of the owner and any separate use policy that may be relevant.
- Links to Other Websites
This Website may contain links to other sites. Unless expressly stated, these sites are not under the control of Professional Muslim or that of our affiliates. We assume no responsibility for the content of such websites and disclaim liability for any and all forms of loss or damage arising out of the use of them. The inclusion of a link to another site on this Website does not imply any endorsement of the sites themselves or of those in control of them.
- Links to this Website
- Use of Communications Facilities and Content Submission
8.1 When given using the chat rooms, messaging services or any other inter-User communications and / or any other System on the Website you should do so in accordance with the following rules:
8.1.1 you must not use language that may be offensive to other Users;
8.1.2 you must not submit Content that is unlawful or otherwise objectionable. This includes, but is not limited to, Content that is abusive, threatening, harassing, defamatory, ageist, sexist or racist;
8.1.3 no Content that is intended to promote or incite violence;
8.1.4 you must not post links to other websites containing any of the above types of Content;
8.1.6 you must not engage in any form of commercial advertising. This does not prohibit references to businesses for non-promotional purposes including references where advertising may be incidental;
8.1.7 you must not impersonate other people, particularly employees and representatives of Professional Muslimor our affiliates; and
8.1.8 you must not use our System for unauthorised mass-communication such as “spam” or “junk mail”.
8.2 You acknowledge that Professional Muslim reserves the right to monitor any and all communications made to us or using our System.
8.3 You acknowledge that Professional Muslim may retain copies of any and all communications made to us or using our System.
8.4 You acknowledge that any information you send to us through our System or posted on the chat rooms, messaging services or any other inter-User communications may be modified by us in any way and you hereby waive your moral right to be identified as the author of such information. Any restrictions you may wish to place upon our use of such information must be communicated to us in advance and we reserve the right to reject such terms and associated information.
8.5 By submitting Content you warrant and represent that you are the author of such Content or that you have acquired all of the appropriate rights and / or permissions to use the Content in this fashion. Further, you waive all moral rights in the Content to be named as its author and grant Professional Muslim a licence to modify the Content as necessary for its inclusion on the Website. Professional Muslim accepts no responsibility or liability for any infringement of third party rights by such Content.
8.6 Unless a User informs Professional Muslim otherwise, in advance of posting, in writing, and Professional Muslim agrees to any terms or restrictions, all Content submitted is for publication on the Website and other such uses as Professional Muslim may deem appropriate under a royalty-free, perpetual basis.
8.7 Professional Muslim will not be liable in any way or under any circumstances for any loss or damage that you may incur as a result of such Content, nor for any errors or omissions in the Content. Use of and reliance upon such Content is entirely at your own risk.
8.8 Content submitted by Users is not screened by Professional Muslim prior to appearing online. We retain the right to exercise our sole discretion to remove or relocate any Content as we deem appropriate without the consent of the author. We shall be under no obligation to exercise such discretion. This does not constitute an undertaking to explain our actions.
8.9 You acknowledge that Professional Muslim may retain copies of any and all communications made to us or using our System.
8.10 You acknowledge that any information you send to us through our System or post on the messaging services or any other inter-User communications may be modified by us in any way and you hereby waive your moral right to be identified as the author of such information. Any restrictions you may wish to place upon our use of such information must be communicated to us in advance and we reserve the right to reject such terms and associated information.
9.1 In order to access Paid Content on this Website and to use the chat rooms, messaging services or any other inter-User communications facilities you are required to create an Account which will contain certain personal details which may vary based upon the type of Account that you choose. By continuing to use this Website you represent and warrant that:
9.1.1 all information you submit is accurate and truthful; and
9.1.2 you will keep this information accurate and up-to-date.
Your creation of an Account is further affirmation of your representation and warranty.
9.2 Sharing of accounts is not permitted unless expressly authorised in writing by Professional Muslim. You are required to keep your Account details confidential and must not reveal your Username and Password to anyone. If you use a shared computer, it is recommended that you do not save your Account details in your internet browser.
9.3 When choosing your Username you are required to adhere to the terms set out above in Clause 8. Any failure to do so could result in the suspension and/or deletion of your Account.
10.1 Subscription charges commence on the date that you activate your subscription. Your credit / debit card will be billed on activation and monthly thereafter.
10.2 Your first payment will be at the price advertised on the Website. Professional Muslim reserve the right to change Subscription Fees from time to time and any such changes may affect your subscription rate:
10.2.1 increases in price will be reflected in your subscription on the date of the immediately subsequent renewal; and
10.2.2 decreases in price will be reflected in your subscription on the date of the immediately subsequent renewal.
For further information on subscriptions and pricing, please visit our Subscriptions page.
10.3 If you terminate your subscription or account you will continue to have access to the Paid Content for the remainder of the Subscription Period you are currently in up until the renewal date whereupon access will cease unless you choose to pay the Subscription Fee and reactivate your subscription.
10.4 If you have subscribed in error you must inform Professional Muslim within 24 hours of subscribing and must not use the Website or its Content during that time in order to receive a full refund. If any substantial use can be traced through your Account, Professional Muslim reserves the right to exercise judgement and discretion and may refuse a refund. In such circumstances you will continue to have access to the Paid Content for the duration of your Subscription Period.
11.1 Either Professional Muslim or you may terminate your account and (where relevant) your subscription. If Professional Muslim terminates your Account or subscription, you will be notified by email and an explanation for the termination will be provided. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right to terminate without giving reasons.
11.2 If Professional Muslim terminates your account as a result of your breach of these Terms and Conditions you will not be entitled to any refund.
11.3 If Professional Muslim terminates your account or subscription for any other reason, you will not be refunded any remaining balance of your Subscription Fee.
11.4 If Professional Muslim terminates your account or subscription, you will cease to have access to Paid Content from the date of termination.
11.5 If you terminate your account or subscription, you will continue to have access to Paid Content for the remainder of your Subscription Period as per sub-Clause 10.3.
11.6 Termination under sub-Clause 10.4 will result in termination of access to Paid Content effective upon the issue of a refund.
13.1 Professional Muslim makes no warranty or representation that the 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 Services.
13.2 No part of this Website is intended to constitute advice and the Content of this Website should not be relied upon when making any decisions or taking any action of any kind.
13.3 The information on this Website is not designed with commercial purposes in mind. Professional Muslim makes no representation or warranty that this Content is suitable for use in commercial situations or that it constitutes accurate data and / or advice on which business decisions can be based.
13.4 Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that all descriptions of services available from Professional Muslim correspond to the actual services available, Professional Muslim is not responsible for any variations from these descriptions.
13.5 Whilst Professional Muslim uses reasonable endeavours to ensure that the Website is secure and free of errors, viruses and other malware, all Users are advised to take responsibility for their own security, that of their personal details and their computers.
- Availability of the Website and Modifications
14.1 The Service is provided “as is” and on an “as available” basis. We give no warranty that the Service will be free of defects and / or faults. To the maximum extent permitted by the law we provide no warranties (express or implied) of fitness for a particular purpose, accuracy of information, compatibility and satisfactory quality.
14.2 Professional Muslim accepts no liability for any disruption or non-availability of the Website resulting from external causes including, but not limited to, ISP equipment failure, host equipment failure, communications network failure, power failure, natural events, acts of war or legal restrictions and censorship.
14.3 Professional Muslim reserves the right to alter, suspend or discontinue any part (or the whole of) the Website including, but not limited to, the products and/or services available. These Terms and Conditions shall continue to apply to any modified version of the Website unless it is expressly stated otherwise.
- Limitation of Liability
15.1 Professional Muslim's liability for any direct or indirect loss or damage, foreseeable or otherwise, including any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising out of our breach of these Terms and Conditions shall be limited to the value of a User’s current subscription. For all other direct or indirect loss or damage, foreseeable or otherwise, including any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of the Website or any information contained therein, to the maximum extent permitted by law, Professional Muslim accepts no liability. Users should be aware that they use the Website and its Content at their own risk.
15.2 Nothing in these terms and conditions excludes or restricts Professional Muslim’s liability for death or personal injury resulting from any negligence or fraud on the part of Professional Muslim.
15.3 Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that these terms and conditions adhere strictly with the relevant provisions of the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977, in the event that any of these terms are found to be unlawful, invalid or otherwise unenforceable, that term is to be deemed severed from these terms and conditions and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining terms and conditions. This term shall apply only within jurisdictions where a particular term is illegal.
- No Waiver
In the event that any party to these Terms and Conditions fails to exercise any right or remedy contained herein, this shall not be construed as a waiver of that right or remedy.
- Previous Terms and Conditions
In the event of any conflict between these Terms and Conditions and any prior versions thereof, the provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall prevail unless it is expressly stated otherwise.
- Third Party Rights
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall confer any rights upon any third party. The agreement created by these Terms and Conditions is between you and Professional Muslim.
19.2 Professional Muslim may from time to time send you information about our products and/or services. If you do not wish to receive such information, please contact us.
- Law and Jurisdiction
These terms and conditions and the relationship between you and Professional Muslim shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the Law of England and Wales and Professional Muslim and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales.