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Your Use of the Site

This Site is provided as an interactive and informational resource. It is provided to you by Guinness World Records Limited (“GWR” or “us” or “we” or “our”), in connection with our partners, service providers, advertisers, sponsors, or other affiliates (“Service Provider”). 

The Site contains material, such as software, text, graphics, images, video, audio and other material (collectively referred to as the “Content”). The Content may be owned by us or may be provided through an arrangement we have with others, including other users of the Site, and any Service Provider. 

The Content is protected by copyright under United Kingdom, United States and international laws. Unauthorized use of the Content may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. You have no rights in or to the Content, and you may not use the Content except as permitted under these Terms of Use. No other use is permitted without prior written consent from us or the owner of the Content. 

You must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original Content on any copy you make of the Content. You may not sell, transfer, assign, license, sublicense, or modify the Content or reproduce, display, publicly perform, make a derivative version of, distribute, or otherwise use the Content in any way for any public or commercial purpose. 

The use or posting of the Content on any other website or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is expressly prohibited. If you violate any part of these Terms of Use, your permission to access and/ or use the Content and Site automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of the Content. 

Various company, product, and service names displayed on the Site may be trademarks or service marks owned by others (the “Third Party Trademarks”). Nothing on this Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Third Party Trademark displayed on this Site. The Third Party Trademarks may not be used to disparage any applicable third-party, any of their products or services, or in any manner in which, in our reasonable judgment, may damage any goodwill in the Third Party Trademarks. 

The Site contains links to third party websites (“External Sites”). These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by us of the content on such External Sites. The content of such External Sites is developed and provided by others. You should contact the site administrator or webmaster for those External Sites if you have any concerns regarding such links or any content located on such External Sites. In addition, the Site contains content posted, stored, or displayed at the direction of users of the Site, for which we cannot accept any responsibility or liability. 

The Site is for personal use only and may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavours except those that are specifically approved by us. The following activities are expressly prohibited: (i) collecting usernames and/ or email addresses of other users by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email or other communications, (ii) any use of the site, which in our sole judgment, degrades the reliability, speed, or operation of the Site or any underlying hardware or software thereof, and (iii) any use of the site which is unlawful or in violation of these Terms of Use. 

You agree to use the Site for lawful purposes and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else's use and enjoyment of the Site. Prohibited behaviour includes harassing or causing distress or inconvenience to any person, transmitting obscene or offensive content or disrupting the normal flow of dialogue within the Site. 

By using the Site, you represent and warrant that you are 13 years of age or older, unless we have your parent’s consent to such use. Your account may be terminated without warning, if we believe that you are less than 13 years of age. 

Membership of the Site is subject, in our sole discretion, to termination at any time.