Shiny Shelf

These are the terms and conditions of registering with Shiny Shelf, a process that results in becoming a Member of Shiny Shelf.

1. The material which is contained herein is for your own personal use and will not be distributed in any form or used in a commercial or professional manner.

2.Shiny Shelf reserves the right to use the email addresses provided from time to time with the users consent.

3. Shiny Shelf will use reasonable efforts to provide the service selected by Members through the registration process solely for the Members own use.

4. Shiny Shelf maintains the right to suspend, discontinue or change any information at any time, as it deems necessary. This includes the availability of certainfeatures.

5. Members shall not interfere with another’s enjoyment of the site and may not discriminate against any person based on race, ethnicity, gender, disability, religion, sexual orientation or any other preferences.

6. A password would be allocated to Members upon registration and it is the responsibility of the Member to maintain the security of such a password.

7. Shiny Shelf reserves the right to refuse registration or to cancel such a registration at its own discretion.

8. The contents of this site are protected by copyright and owned and controlled by Shiny Shelf.

9. By submitting an application for Membership the user states that he or she irrevocable accept this Disclaimer and Terms and Conditions, entirely. The user further states that he or she has read these terms and conditions and is in full agreement of the contents.

10. Shiny Shelf, it’s owner(s) or related companies and individuals will in no event will be liable to you for any damages of any kind. Including, but not limited to, compensatory damages, loss of profits, lost data of any form or special, incidental, indirect, consequential or punitive damages of any kind whether based on breach of contract or warranty, negligence, product liability or otherwise, even if Shiny Shelf is advised of such damages.

11. From time to time services or special offers may be made available for which fees may be applicable. Shiny Shelf does not guarantee that services paid for will remain available indefinitely, or may in the future be available free of charge during special offer or promotional periods. If any part of the agreement signed upon payment is found to be unenforcable then Shiny Shelf will refund all monies paid by the individual.

12. The laws of England and Wales irrespective of your country of residence will govern this agreement. If any part of this agreement is found by a court of law to be unenforceable, then the remainder of this agreement will still continue in force. The agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties.

Competition Rules

Here are the rules for our competitions:

1. These rules and any other rules specified by Shiny Shelf  from time to time (“Competition Rules”) apply to any competition which is run by or on behalf of Shiny Shelf (“Competition”). By taking part in a Competition, you agree to be bound by the Competition Rules and by the decisions of Shiny Shelf which are final in all matters relating to the Competition. Shiny Shelf reserves the right to disqualify any entrant and/or winner in its absolute discretion for any reason and without notice in accordance with the Competition rules.

2. All entries must be received at the place specified during the period in which the Competition is open and late or incomplete entries will be disqualified. Proof of posting (if relevant) shall not be deemed proof of delivery. No responsibility can be accepted for entries which are lost, delayed, misdirected or corrupted during delivery to the place specified for any reason whatsoever.

3. Entries must be submitted by an individual (not via any agency or similar) and, unless otherwise stated, are limited to one per household. Prizes may be provided by a third party sponsor of the Competition. Shiny Shelf reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute any prize with cash or a prize of comparable value.

4. The winning entry will be that which has met the entry criteria and which most closely meets the Competition criteria specified.

5. Unless otherwise stated, each Competition is open to anyone of 18 years and over, except: (a) contributors to Shiny Shelf; and (b) employees of any third party appointed by Shiny Shelf to organise and/or manage the Competition; and (c) employees of the Competition sponsor(s).

6. By entering a Competition you:

  • grant Shiny Shelf, any third parties appointed by Shiny Shelf for the purpose of organising and/or managing the Competition and the Competition sponsor(s) permission to use your name and likeness for the purpose of organising and/or managing the Competition, for announcing the winner of the Competition and for related promotional purposes; and
  • grant Shiny Shelf and any Competition sponsor(s) the right to use your personal information to send you information about their respective products and services which may be of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive this information, please follow the instructions given.
  • accept that all entries will become the property of Shiny Shelf upon receipt and will not be returned. You will retain all rights you have in the copyright and other intellectual property rights comprising the Competition entry but, by entering the Competition, you grant Shiny Shelf and its licensees the right free of charge to republish your Competition entry;
  • waive any moral rights or similar rights you have in your Competition entry whether such rights arise pursuant to the Copyright, Designs and Patent Act 1988 (the “Act”) or equivalent legislation anywhere in the world; and
  • warrant to Shiny Shelf that the Competition entry is wholly original to you and not wholly or substantially copied from any other material and that the Competition entry does not defame, cause injury to or invade the privacy of or otherwise infringe or violate any statutory, common law, regulatory or intellectual property rights of any third party.

7. You may be offered the chance to subscribe for a free newsletter or other service of Shiny Shelf but failing to do this will not disqualify you from a Competition.

8. If you are a winner, you may have to provide additional information (including, without limitation, proof of age or identity) and/or complete additional documents and return them to Shiny Shelf within a specified period. Failure to provide additional information and/or complete additional documents within the required time period, or notification returned as undeliverable as addressed will result in your disqualification as a winner and an alternative winner will be selected.

9. The name(s) of the winner(s) and details of the winning entry or entries will be sent to anyone who requests the same within three (3) months of the closing date of the Competition. Requests should be sent to the postal or email address for competition entries and, if postal, should be accompanied by an SAE.

10. If you are a winner of a Competition:

  • the receipt by you of any prize is conditional upon you complying with any and all applicable laws, rules and regulations including, without limitation, the Competition Rules;
  • you acknowledge and agree that neither Shiny Shelf or any Competition sponsor(s) or any of their employees, agents or subcontractors shall have any liability to you whatsoever in connection with your use and/or possession of your prize, provided that nothing in these Competition Rules shall exclude or limit the liability of any party for personal injury or death caused by negligence or for anything else which cannot be excluded or limited by law.

11. Unless otherwise stated, Shiny Shelf is the promoter of the Competition

12. If any of these rules are deemed to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable, the affected rules shall be deleted from these Competition Rules but the remaining rules shall continue in full force and effect.

13. These Competition Rules and each Competition are governed by English law. Any disputes arising between Shiny Shelf and any third party in relation to these Competition Rules and/or a Competition shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales (save that Shiny Shelf shall be entitled to take action against a third party in any other jurisdiction).