By registering to the BeeSwarm Community, users and BeeSwarm conclude a contract with the following provisions:
b.) The use of the BeeSwarm Community is free of charge.
**3. The scope of services and accessibility of the BeeSwarm Community**
a.) The BeeSwarm Community serves the users for the exchange over the software HumHub offered by HumHub GmbH & Co. KG. Users should exchange information with others and share the content with a broad and open user base. The services provided by the Community include, among other things, the possibility for registered users to post different contents such as images or texts, to evaluate, comment on or vote on other users' contents. Registered users of the Community also have the opportunity to contact other users and search for content *with the aim of facilitating the collection of honeybee swarms by experienced beekeepers, (Swarm Collectors) from areas identified by Swarm Reporters.*
b.) BeeSwarm is constantly striving to further develop the Community and adapt it to the requirements of the users. The website, therefore, represents a current state of development. However, users have no claim to the offer remaining unchanged in its content and scope or having certain functionalities. Likewise, there is no claim that the offer is always available and functions error-free.
**4. Third-party offers**
a.) BeeSwarm reserves the right to cooperate with third parties. If users use the offers of third parties, Beeswarm neither contractual partner nor subcontractor. The terms and conditions of the third party apply. Obligations on the part of BeeSwarm do not exist in this context.
b.) BeeSwarm does not use any third party analysis and advertising tools in the Community and will not do so in the future.
c.) BeeSwarm does not advertise third parties, for example in the form of advertising banners or overlays, in the community but may do so in the future.
d.) BeeSwarm does not give e-mail addresses to third parties for advertising purposes, especially not for direct marketing purposes.
**5. Obligations of the users**
a.) Users undertake to fill in the information required for registration truthfully. Furthermore, users refrain from giving false information which could harm the personal rights of third parties.
b.) Users assure that the contents posted by them, in whatever form, do not infringe the copyright of third parties. The user is responsible for the contents provided by him. BeeSwarm assumes no responsibility for these. This applies in particular to the possible infringement of copyrights and the correctness of the contents.
c.) Users agree not to post any content, in any form whatsoever, to the BeeSwarm Community that violates applicable law and morality. This includes, but is not limited to:
* calls for drug abuse
* calls for violence
* the dissemination of unconstitutional material under UK law
* the sharing of political content, in particular, party advertising and propaganda
* the dissemination of sexual, violent or weapon-glorifying content
* spreading spam
d.) Users commit to behaving in a friendly and politically correct manner towards other users. This includes, but is not limited to:
* not insulting each other
* not discriminating each other on the grounds of age, sex, and origin
* the omission of discrimination with regard to religious affiliation
* to refrain from bullying
* to refrain from stalking
e.) It is forbidden for users to spread advertising for offers of third parties.
f.) Users agree to act in accordance with the purpose of the BeeSwarm Community stated under 3.a.). Religious, political or other discussions that are thematically distant from this purpose are not desired.
**6. Multiple accounts, e-mail address, and passwords**
a.) Each user may only register once at a time in the Community. (Clubs can however have a club account to post on behalf of the club).
b.) If the user has forgotten his password, he can use the "Forgot password" feature to reset it. This process requires a valid e-mail address. The user is responsible for ensuring that his e-mail address is correct and up to date. Forgotten passwords will not be retrieved by employees of BeeSwarm.
**7. Rights of BeeSwarm**
**8. Granting of rights**
By creating content in the Community, the user grants BeeSwarm a simple, temporally and spatially unlimited and free right to use the created contents in the context of the Community. This right of use includes, in particular, the right to display the contents on the websites of the BeeSwarm worldwide, to reproduce, distribute and transfer them to third parties. This right of use shall remain in force even after termination of the contract of use.
By granting these rights, the BeeSwarm Website does not adopt the contents of the users in the sense of liability standards. The granting of rights merely serves to facilitate the administration and use of the contents during the operation of the Community and other websites of BeeSwarm.
**9. Termination of the user relationship**
b.) Users can terminate their membership in the BeeSwarm community at any time through the profile settings.
c.) Should a user not be able to delete his account, he can contact an Admin of the BeeSwarm Website using the following e-mail address: [Admin@BeeSwarm.uk](mailto:Admin@BeeSwarm.uk)
d.) If a user does not use the services of the community for more than one year, BeeSwarm reserves the right to delete the user and his personal data without prior notice.
**10. Limitation of liability**
a.) The user acknowledges that BeeSwarm is not liable for content that was not created by it.
b.) The BeeSwarm website is not liable, for indirect consequential damages such as, in particular, loss of profit, damage to property or injury to life, body or health arising from information gathered in these pages. We hold no liability for the actions of the community members whilst collecting swarms and swarm collectors are not employees of the site. They are free acting individuals or companies acting in their own regard.
c.) The limitation of liability of these conditions also applies accordingly in favour of the employees and subcontractors of BeeSwarm.
**11. Release from liability**
a.) Should BeeSwarm have to answer for actions of the user (e.g. use of a copyrighted photo by a user), the user shall indemnify BeeSwarm of all claims as well as the necessary costs which arise in connection with the defence of claims which third parties have against the BeeSwarm website. on the basis of an infringement of rights for which the user is responsible. The necessary costs include, in particular, court and legal.
b.) The user is also obliged to inform BeeSwarm truthfully, immediately and completely about the infringement and about all circumstances, which are useful for the defence of the claims from the third party, and to leave necessary materials for this.
b.) Users are entitled to object to the changes. In case of contradiction, BeeSwarm reserves the right to terminate the contract between the user and BeeSwarm to terminate the existing contractual relationship with immediate effect.
**13. Data protection**
**14. Applicable right**
The contractual relations between BeeSwarm and the user, the law of the UK is applicable, insofar as there are no mandatory regulations to the contrary.
**15. Severability Clause**
Should one or more of the provisions of this contract be or become invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions. The contracting parties are obliged to replace the invalid provision by a valid provision with which the contractually desired result is best achieved.