Terms

Last updated: 06 October 2021

When we talk about ’us’, ’our’ or ’we’, it means the official supplier directory for the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors. The words ’you’ or ’your’ means you, a visitor or user of the website. When we say “Supplier Directory”, “directory” or “website” we mean any product or service offered or maintained on https://supplierdirectory.iia.org.uk/, whether delivered within a web browser, desktop application, mobile application, or another format.

The Supplier Directory is managed by b2b partnerships Ltd. whose registered office is: 6th Floor, Charles House, 108-110 Finchley Road, London NW3 5JJ.

By using the website you accept these Terms and Conditions, as amended from time to time. It you do not agree, your remedy is to stop using the website.

​General Terms

You acknowledge that this website is available and intended for providers or suppliers of industry solutions for the internal audit and risk sector, and users seeking these services. Using this website does not impact your Chartered IIA membership in any way.

  • Fees, Payment and Refunds Terms – Prices for our services are listed on our Advertise page. These are subject to change. For paid services such as a supplier listing, you need to sign the Chartered IIA standard terms and conditions and pay in advance via the invoice issued by the Chartered IIA for your supplier listing to be published.


Rights to Content

FBy using the website, you may post directly and/or provide to us content that may be viewable by others, including but not limited to company information, product and service information, logos, trademarks or other information (“Content”). You represent and warrant that you have the rights, power and authority necessary to share the provided Content on the website and that you will not violate any law or infringe the rights of any third party in doing so. You agree that you shall be responsible for ensuring that any Content you provide:

  • Complies with applicable local, national and international laws, including but not limited to laws relating to anti-discrimination, labour and employment, equal employment opportunities, employment eligibility requirements, data privacy, data access and use, and intellectual property.

  • Does not contain personal information.

  • Does not contain the names, logos or trademarks of persons or companies unaffiliated with you.

  • Does not contain outdated, inaccurate, false, or misleading information.

  • Does not contain content or links to content that exploits people in a sexual, violent or other manner, or solicits personal information from anyone under the age of 16.


Third Party Promotion

By providing Content to the website you hereby grant to us a non-exclusive, transferable, fully paid, worldwide license (with the right to sublicense) to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publicly perform and publicly display such Content in connection with our services. This license will exist for the period during which the Content is posted on the website and will automatically terminate upon the removal of the Content from the website. The license granted to us includes the right to use your Content fully or partially for promotional reasons and to distribute and redistribute your Content to other parties, websites, applications, and other entities in connection with our services.

​Restricted Use Policy

You agree to use the services on this website only to provide materials that are proper and related to the particular service we provide. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using our website, you will not:

  • Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy) of others.

  • Post or distribute any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.

  • Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent.

  • Provide any material protected by intellectual property laws unless you own or control those rights or have received all necessary consents.

  • Provide any material that has been altered to remove proper legal notices.
    Download any material posted by another user that you know, suspect or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.

  • Conduct or forward spam, surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters.

  • Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying our website services.

  • Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which we proscribe.

  • Violate any applicable laws or regulations.

  • Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer.

Material uploaded to any part of our website may be subject to stated limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for complying with those limitations if you download the materials.

Uptime, Security and Privacy

Your use of the website is at your sole risk. We provide the website on an “as is” and “as available” basis — but we take uptime of the website seriously. We take measures to protect and secure your data through backups, redundancies and encryption.
 
When you use our services, you entrust us with your data. We take that seriously. You agree that we may process your data as described in our Privacy Policy and for no other purpose. We can access your data for the following reasons:

  • To help you with support requests you make.
    To safeguard the Supplier Directory. We'll look at logs and metadata as part of our work to ensure the security of your data and the website as a whole.
    To the extent required by applicable law.

We use third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to run the site.

Intellectual Property Rights

This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Commercial use of any sort is expressly prohibited. You agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notice from materials downloaded from this site or any site accessible through this site.
 
All trademarks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.

 

Limitation of Liability and Disclaimers

Your use of this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

We will not be liable to you or any other person or entity for any damages whatsoever, directly or indirectly, arising as a result of your use of this website in any way. This exemption from liability shall include any loss or damages you may suffer arising from third party users of your content which we have engaged for promotional or other reasons, or indeed arising from third party users of your content which has been obtained from the website without our consent.

Where warranties are implied by law, you acknowledge and agree that the total aggregate liability to us is limited to the total amount paid by you for the particular services that are the subject of the cause of action, even if those services were provided to you without cost.

This limitation of liability applies to the fullest extent permitted by law and shall survive any termination or expiration of this agreement or your use of this website or the services found on this website.

​General Notices

We reserve the right to change the Terms and Conditions under which the website is offered at any time. Any such change will be effective once reflected in the text of these Terms and Conditions and published on this web page. You should check the Terms and Conditions periodically to ensure that you are aware of and complying with the current version.

The interpretation, construction, effect and enforceability of this agreement and your use of the website shall be governed by English Law, and you and we agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts for the determination of all disputes relating to your use of the website.

​Any enquiries should be directed to admin@b2bpartnerships.org

​Attribution
Adapted from the Basecamp open-source policies / CC BY 4.0

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