Terms of Service

Welcome to englisforums.com. It is important to read the following information if you continue to browse and use this website, especially if you intend to post.


You are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our General Guidelines and Terms and Conditions govern MediaCET Ltd.'s relationship with you in relation to this website.


IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT OR ARE NOT SATISFIED WITH THE SERVICE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE.


The term "MediaCET" or "us" or "we" refers to the owner of the website. The term "you" refers to the user or viewer of our website.


The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

  • The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
  • Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  • Your use of any information or materials on 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.
  • This website contains material which is owned by us, unless stated otherwise. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
  • All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.
  • Unauthorised use of this website may give to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
  • From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).


Further, you agree:

  • That you will not post any material on the forum that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, fraudulent, indecent, vulgar, obscene, libellous, that may be invasive of another's privacy, hateful, racially, ethnically, in any way connected with child pornography sex, or otherwise objectionable.
  • not to impersonate any person or entity, or host or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity or to forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any material posted on the forum.not to post any material for any business or commercial purpose unless you have written permission by the Administrators or owners of the site.
  • not to post or transmit any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, any form of lottery of gambling, or any other form of solicitation on the forum.
  • that you will not harvest or collect information about the users of this service.
  • not to post any material that infringes the intellectual property rights of any party.
  • not to upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in this service.


Do not contact members privately using our personal message system with the above mentioned intentions.


We have the right to refuse membership to anyone and also to cancel membership of anyone who breaks these TOS.


The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by "MediaCET Ltd." and whilst we endeavour to keep the information up-to-date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.


In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of this website.


Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, "Media CET Ltd." takes no responsibility for and will not be liable for the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.


Copyright notice
This website and its content is copyright of "Media CET Ltd" - © "Media CET Ldt." 2011. All rights reserved.
By posting in the forums, you grant "Media CET Ltd" a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, edit, modify, adapt, publish, translate, communicate to the public, perform and display the submitted content (in whole or in part) worldwide for the full term of any rights that may exist in the content.
We will not delete any postings upon request to ensure the flow of the forums.


Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:

  • you may print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only
  • you may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material
  • you may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.

Content policy

It is our policy to respond to notices of alleged infringement and we will remove the photos immediately. However, it is not our responsibility to check the copyright status of photos uploaded and hence cannot be held liable against what our members upload.


You must own, or have permission to use, any photos that you upload to englishforums.com.

Note: Images that are under obvious copyright, such as the Windows/Mac sample pictures, will be deleted immediately without notification.



General Data Protection Regulations compliance statement

EnglishForums.com (Put in Official registered company name Media CET Ltd applies ??) respects and complies with the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).

Some of the key ways we comply with these regulations are:

  • Consent
    • We explain what you’re consenting to clearly and without ‘legalese’, and ask that you explicitly consent to contact from us.
  • Breach Notification
    • In the event of a breach we will notify affected users within 72 hours of first having become aware of the breach.
  • Right to Access
    • Users can request confirmation as to whether or not personal data concerning them is being processed, where and for what purpose. Further, we shall provide a copy of the personal data, free of charge, in an electronic format.
  • Right to be Forgotten
    • Once we have compared your (the subjects') rights to "the public interest in the availability of the data", we may delete your personal data where you have requested this.
  • Data Portability
    • We allow you to receive the personal data concerning you, which we will provide in a 'commonly used and machine readable format' and you have the right to transmit that data to another ‘controller’.
  • Privacy by Design
    • We implement appropriate technical and organisational measures, in an effective way, in order to meet the requirements of this Regulation and protect the rights of data subjects'. We hold and process only the data absolutely necessary for the completion of our duties (data minimisation), as well as limiting the access to personal data to those needing to act out the processing.

Privacy policy

This privacy policy sets out how "English Forward Ltd" uses and protects any information that you give "English Forward Ltd" when you use this website.
"English Forward Ltd." is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
"English Forward Ltd." may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

  • Section 1 - What do we do with your information?
    • If you choose to fill in a contact form on our website, we will store that information for 6 months from the last time that you use our website and only use it for the purpose of contacting you in relation to your usage of this site.
    • When you browse our site, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.
    • Email marketing: With your explicit permission, we may send you emails about our products and other updates.
  • Section 2 - Consent
    • How do you get my consent?
      • When you provide us with personal information we ask you to explicitly consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.
      • If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
    • How do I withdraw my consent?
      • If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting us at webmaster@englishforums.com
  • Section 3 - Disclosure
    • We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so.
  • Section 4 - Data Storage
    • Your data is stored through EnglishForums.com data storage and databases. We store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.
  • Section 5 - Third-party services & links
    • In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.
    • When you click on links on our site, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.
  • Section 6 - Security
    • To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.
    • If you provide us with your personal information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with industry-standard encryption. Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we implement generally accepted industry standards.
  • Section 7 - Cookies
    • Here is a list of cookies that we use. We’ve listed them here so you can choose if you want to opt-out of cookies or not. Opt-out by altering your web browser’s settings to reject cookies.
    • Google Analytics – we use Google Analytics to measure how our site is used by visitors and to generate reports for our own use. Google Analytics does not collect any personally identifiable information about you.
  • Section 8 - Changes to this privacy policy
    • We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

Questions and contact information

If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer at webmaster@englishforums.com.



Security
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.



How we use cookies
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.


Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.


Englishforums Team

Please write to webmaster at mediacet . com if you would like to contact the webmaster.

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