Terms & Conditions
Global Apprenticeship Network (GAN) is committed to maintaining trust with users of our Website and Social Media Channels. The terms below govern your use of the Website and Social Media Channels.
Please feel free to explore our Website and Social Media Channels and, where available, contribute material to it, such as questions, posts and multimedia content (e.g. pictures, videos).
However, use of the Website, Social Media Channels and materials posted to them should not be illegal or offensive in any way. You should be mindful not to:
(a) breach another person’s right to privacy;
(b) infringe any intellectual property rights;
(c) make statements that are defamatory (including towards GAN), relate to pornography, are of a racist or xenophobic nature, promote hatred or incite to violence or disorder;
(d) upload files that contain viruses or may lead to security issues; or
(e) otherwise jeopardize the integrity of the Website or Social Media Channel.
Please note that GAN may remove any content from the Website and Social Media Channels that it believes maybe illegal or offensive.
Our Privacy Notice applies to any personal data or material shared on this Website.
Content provided by GAN
All intellectual property rights, including copyright and trademarks, in materials published by or on behalf of GAN on the Website and / or Social Media Channels (e.g. text, images, videos, audio files) are owned by the GAN or its licensors.
You may reproduce extracts of the Website for your own private use (i.e. non-commercial use) provided that you keep intact and respect all intellectual property rights, including any copyright notice which may appear on such content (e.g. © 2018 GAN).
Content provided by You
You represent to GAN that you are either the author of the content that you contribute to this Website or Social Media Channels, or that you have the rights (ie: have been given permission by the rights holder) and are able to contribute such content (e.g. text, pictures, videos, music) to the Website or Social Media Channels.
You agree that such content will be treated as non-confidential and you grant GAN a royalty free, perpetual, worldwide licence to use (including to disclose, reproduce, transmit, publish, or broadcast) the content you provide for purposes relating to its business.
Please note that GAN is free to decide whether or not to use this content and that GAN may already have developed similar content or have obtained such content from other sources, in which case all intellectual property rights in this content remains with GAN and its licensors.
Rules governing consumer ratings and review service
In addition to these terms the following additional rules apply for ratings and review services. In order to submit any content to any rating and review service available on this Website (such as text, photo, video, likeness or other material or information), you must be 18 years of age or older, or have received the consent of the person/s exercising parental authority.
If you have received prior payment or promise of payment in return for your proposed submission; or if you have received an incentive such as free product, discounts, gifts, sweepstakes entries you will disclose it in your submission. If you are a GAN employee or work for a company or agency hired by GAN, you have disclosed that relationship.
All content that you submit is accurate and is based upon your actual experience with the product being reviewed. It shall not include any information that references other websites, addresses, email addresses, contact information or phone numbers. You are responsible for the content of your submission, not GAN.
While GAN uses all reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of materials on our Website and Social Media Channels, we are not responsible for inaccurate information, disruptions, discontinuance or other events which may cause you damage, either direct (e.g. computer failure) or indirect (e.g. loss of reputation). Any reliance upon materials on this Website or our Social Media Channels shall be at your own risk.
This Website and Social content may contain links to websites outside of GAN. GAN has no control over such third party websites, does not necessarily endorse them and accepts no responsibility for them, including as to their content, accuracy or function. As a result, we invite you to carefully review the legal notices of such third party websites, including keeping yourself informed of any changes to them.
You may operate a third party website and wish to link to our Website or Social Media Channels. In this case, GAN does not object to such linking provided that you do not suggest in any way that you are affiliated with or endorsed by GAN (expect for partners of the GAN). You must not use “framing” or similar practices, and must ensure that the link to the Website or Social Media Channel opens in a new window.
This Website is operated by GAN Global Apprenticeship Network, Avenue Louis-Casaï 71, CH-1216, Geneva Switzerland. If you have any question or comment regarding the Website, please feel free to contact us.
Governing law and jurisdiction
You and GAN agree that any claim or dispute relating to the Website or Social Media Channels shall be governed by the law of Switzerland and brought before the courts of Canton de Genève.