Website terms of use

1. WEBSITE TERMS OF USE

Please read these website Terms of Use (ToU) carefully before using this website and services. These ToU apply to your access to and use of the website. The ToU apply when you visit, browse access or use the website and services. By using the website you shall be deemed to accept these ToU. If you do not accept these ToU you must not access or use the website.

2. ABOUT US

This website is operated by Robert Half Limited ("RH", “we” us” “our”). We are registered in England. Registered company number 2087139. Our registered office is at Washington House, International Square, Starley Way, Birmingham B37 7GN. Our VAT number is: 655320254

We reserve the right to update the website ToU from time to time in our sole discretion. If we make changes to these ToU we will post updates on our home page.

3. ELIGIBILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE

The website and any related services are available to you, provided that you can form legally binding agreements under applicable law. This website is not intended to be used by minors (those under the age of 18). If you are a minor, please do not use the website.

4. LICENCE.

RH grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-assignable, revocable licence to view and temporarily download a copy of the materials displayed on the website solely for your personal non-commercial use. All materials displayed or made available on the website, including, but not limited to, graphics, documents, text, images, sound, video, audio, artwork, software, and HTML code (collectively "Material") are exclusive property of RH or its content suppliers. The Materials are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws and any other applicable intellectual property rules, regulations, and laws. Except as expressly permitted herein, you shall not: (i) use, copy, modify, display, delete, distribute, download, store, reproduce, transmit, publish, sell, re-sell, adapt, reverse engineer, or create derivative works of the Material; or (ii) use the Material on other websites or any media, e.g., networking environment, without RH's prior written consent. Information necessary to achieve interoperability of any software downloaded, in accordance with the above licence, with other independently created software programs will be made available by us on request and on payment of our reasonable costs for providing the same.

All trade marks, service marks, and logos (the "Marks") displayed on the website are exclusive property of RH and or their respective third party owners. You shall not use the Marks in any manner without RH's and / or their respective third party owners' prior written consent.

5. YOUR / USER SUBMISSIONS.

The website provides a forum for you to obtain employment and career information. Before submitting Personal Information (e.g. your name, personal address, telephone number and email address, etc) you should carefully read our Privacy Notice. We shall have the right to process, copy, share, disclose and transfer Personal Information that you submit to the website for the purposes described in our Privacy Notice.

You acknowledge and accept that our website is only a passive forum for users to obtain employment and career information.

We reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to delete, remove, refuse to display, or block any Personal Information that you submit via the website that RH considers to be unacceptable (as set out in section 7 of these ToU). In the event RH receives notification regarding any unacceptable data submitted, RH may, at its sole discretion, investigate and remove such data.

You accept that we may disclose your Personal Information to a third party if we believe that it is necessary to: (i) protect the integrity of the website; (ii) protect the rights of RH; (iii) comply with any court order; (iv) comply with any legal proceedings; (v) assert RH's claim under these ToU; and (vi) satisfy any claims regarding violations of third party's rights.

6. PRIVACY.

RH will process any Personal Information you provide through your use or access of the website in accordance with its Privacy Notice and any specific terms set out on the relevant part of this website.

7. GENERAL PROHIBITION.

When accessing and using the website, you agree NOT to:(a) violate any local, state, and federal rules, regulations and statutes, including, but not limited to, anti-discrimination, or equal opportunity employment laws; (b) infringe any intellectual property and privacy rights, including, but not limited to, patent, copyright, trade mark or trade secrets rights of any third party;(c) upload, post, transmit, or store any Material that:

  • is false, misleading, defamatory, unlawful, offensive, abusive, defamatory, fraudulent, deceptive, harmful, threatening, obscene, objectionable or likely to cause distress, or encourage violence or racial or religious hatred;
  • breaches confidentiality, privacy or contractual obligations;
  • disrupts or interferes with the normal operations of the website, such as posting or transmitting viruses, worms or trojan horses, continuous posting of repetitive materials, or posting abnormally large files; or
  • are not permitted by RH, including, but not limited to, any unauthorised advertising materials, unsolicited promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam mail," "chain letters," pyramid schemes, franchises, distributorship, club membership, sales arrangement, or otherwise unacceptable Materials;

(d) violate the privacy rights or personal rights of others by abusing the Materials, including, but not limited to, harassing or "stalking" another person, sending unsolicited emails, and collecting other's personal data; (e) breach or attempt to breach any security measures of the website; (f) use any device, process, or mechanism to monitor, retrieve, search, or access, e.g., spider or robot, the website or any Material without RH's prior written consent; (g) access or attempt to access any account or login of any third party listed on the website;

(h) copy, modify, reproduce, delete, distribute, download, store, transmit, sell, re-sell, publish, reverse engineer, or create derivative works of any Materials, except that have been submitted and owned by you; (i) post or submit any inaccurate, false, or incomplete information, such as your résumé, biographical data, or employment information; (j) impersonate any person or entity; (k) use the website in any unauthorised way or for any criminal activity; (l) forge any header information in any electronic posting or mail; or (m) misrepresent yourself, your affiliation with any third party, or your entity.

8. SPECIFIC USAGE AND RESPONSIBILITIES.

In addition to the general responsibilities listed in Section 7 of these ToU, you further agree to: (a) use the website only for lawful purposes in searching for job opportunities and career related information; (b) provide and maintain complete, correct, up-to-date, and accurate data and Personal Information submitted by you; (c) post Materials for which you have all the necessary rights or licences; (d) use your own judgment, caution, and common sense in managing job opportunities and information offered by or obtained from the website; and (e) bear the risks of any reliance or use of any Materials or any information provided by any third party.

9. EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES.

Subject to any contractual obligations that apply between us, you understand and agree that RH: (a) does not warrant that you will receive any employment or job offers through the website; (b) shall not be responsible for any employment offers, employment screening and background checks, employment decisions, and actual employment presented or offered by third parties; (c) does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, validity, or timeliness of information and employment opportunities listed by any third parties; (d) shall not be responsible for any Materials posted by third parties, including, but not limited to, job openings and employment listings; and (e) is neither your employer nor your agent in any regard. You shall use your own judgment, caution, and common sense in evaluating any prospective employers, job openings and employment opportunities and any information provided by any third party.

10. LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES.

The website may have links, such as hyperlinks or buttons, directing access to third party websites ("Linked Sites"). The Linked Sites may not be controlled or monitored by RH. RH shall not be responsible for the accuracy, security or reliability of any materials, information, or content posted on the Linked Sites. The inclusion of the Linked Sites on this website does not imply any relationship or association between RH and the owner of the Linked Sites or any endorsement or sponsorship by RH of the Linked Sites. RH includes the Linked Sites solely for your convenience. You are solely responsible for your access of the Linked Sites. You shall use your own judgement, caution, and common sense in using the Linked Sites. You should note that Linked Sites are not controlled by us and therefore different terms and conditions and policies, such as terms of use and privacy policies concerning the use of your Personal Information by such Linked Sites, may apply and it is your responsibility to review the terms and conditions and policies before accessing Linked Sites.

11. COOKIES

What are cookies?

On this website we use cookies. Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device.

Cookies can’t spread viruses and cannot harm your computer.

Which cookies do we use?

a. Strictly Necessary Cookies:

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

Name Domain Expiration
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gdprwarningalert .roberthalf.co.uk 6 months
language .roberthalf.co.uk 3 months

b. Remarketing/tracking cookies:

On our website we use tracking cookies provided by DoubleClick. We use these cookies to improve our advertising; to provide you with marketing that is relevant to you; to improve reporting on campaign performance as well as avoiding that you are shown adds that you have already seen.

DoubleClick cookies contain the IP address but no other personal data. Sometimes the cookie contains an additional identifier that is similar in appearance to the cookie ID. This identifier is used to identify an ad campaign to which a user was exposed previously; but no other personally identifiable information is stored by DoubleClick in the cookie.

The following information is collected: the web browser you’re using, the operating system you’re using, the bandwith you’re using, the time of day the cookie was placed, the website you were visiting when the cookie was placed as well as your IP address.

Additionally, Google states that information obtained from the cookies is also never combined with information that Google obtains from its other products and services.

The collected IP addresses are anonymised after nine months and the data in cookies is anonymised after 18 months. At this point they are no longer used used.

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ACCOUNT_CHOOSER accounts.google.com 2 years
GAPS accounts.google.com 2 years
LSID accounts.google.com 2 years
NID .google.com 6 months

c. Analytical cookies:

We use analytical cookies provided by Google, as part of their “Analytics”-services. These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use this information to compile reports that help us to improve the functioning of our website. These cookies automatically expire 6 months after your last visit to our website.

These cookies collect information in an anonymous form. We never use cookies to record Personal Information about our visitors.

The following information is being collected: the number of visitors to our website, how visitors have come to our website and which pages of our website they visited.

By using this website you agree that we install these analytical cookies on your computer or mobile device.

Name Domain Expiration
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__utmb .disqus.com 1 day
__utmc .disqus.com A few seconds
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d. Social Plug-ins:

On our website we use social sharing buttons to allow you to share our content on social networking sites through 'Facebook' 'Twitter' 'LinkedIn' and ‘YouTube’. In order for this sharing to function we rely on external scripts. You should be aware that there is the potential for these sites to collect information about your internet browsing habits, even if you don't click on any of the buttons gathered on our website. Please be aware that the data transmitted by these buttons lies outside the scope of our control. To find out the purpose and scope of the collection, processing and use of your data, as well as the way to oppose to the use of this data, please visit the privacy policies of the social network provider.

How can cookies be disabled?

More information about enabling/disabling and deleting cookies can be found trough the security features of the browser you are using (Check the help options available for your browser or consult your browser provider's web site for further information).

For more information about the use of cookies on mobile devices and how you can disable and delete these, please refer to the manufacturer’s instructions.

If you want to automatically block all cookies coming from Google analytics please visit the following website:

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

You can find out more about cookies in general on the following website: www.allaboutcookies.org

 

12. INDEMNIFICATION.

You agree to indemnity, defend, and hold RH, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, employees, harmless from any claims or demands of any third party, including, but not limited to, attorneys' fees and legal fees, resulting from or arising out of your accessing or using the website, your submitted Materials and Personal Information about you and 3rd parties, or your violation of these ToU.

13. DISCLAIMER.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND ACCEPT THAT:

(A) YOU ASSUME ALL RISKS RELATED TO OR RESULTING FROM YOUR USAGE, VIEWING, OR ACCESSING OF THE WEBSITE. THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND AN "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS;

(B) RH EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL CONDITIONS, WARRANTIES AND OTHER TERMS OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (BY STATUTE OR OTHERWISE), INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED CONDITIONS OF SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OR OTHERWISE; AND

(C) RH EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES: (I) THAT THE WEBSITE AND ITS CONTENTS WILL BE ERROR-FREE OR VIRUS-FREE; (II) THAT THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED AND SECURE; (III) THAT THE WEBSITE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT ALL TIMES; (IV) THAT THE WEBSITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; AND (V) AS TO THE RELIABILITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, VALIDITY, OR TRUTHFULNESS OF ANY SUBMITTED MATERIALS.

14. LIABILITY AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY.

YOU AGREE TO ASSUME ALL RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH, ARISING OUT OF, OR RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR ANY MATERIALS SUBMITTED INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE RISKS OF FINANCIAL LOSS, PROPERTY DAMAGES, AND OF DEALING WITH OTHER USERS OF THE WEBSITE (BEING STRANGERS, MINORS, OR FOREIGN NATIONALS OR PERSONS ACTING UNDER FALSE PRETENCE). YOU FURTHER AGREE TO HOLD RH, ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, AGENTS, AND EMPLOYEES, HARMLESS FROM ALL CLAIMS, DEMANDS, DAMAGES (DIRECT, INDIRECT, AND CONSEQUENTIAL) OF ANY KIND OR NATURE, KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, ASSOCIATED WITH, ARISING OUT OF, OR RESULTING FROM YOUR USAGE OF THE WEBSITE, YOUR SUBMITTED MATERIALS, ANY TRANSACTIONS RELATED TO OR RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE.

YOU FURTHER UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT SHALL RH, ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, AND SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS OR DAMAGES, OR FOR LOSS OF PROFIT, GOODWILL, REVENUE, DATA, OR USE WHETHER ARISING IN OR FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR BREACH OR FAILURE OF WARRANTY, EVEN IF RH HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGE ARISING.

NOTHING IN THIS TERMS OF USE AFFECTS ANY LIABILITY WHICH WE MAY AVE FOR DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY ARISING FROM RH NEGLIGENCE OR FOR ANY OTHER LIABILITY WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED BY LAW.

15. TERMINATION.

RH has the right, in its sole discretion and at any time, restrict access to all or some parts of the website and / or to terminate any services provided via the website and / or remove any data and materials submitted to or published on the website. RH may at any time without notice, restrict, deny or terminate your access to any part or all of the website and services if, in our opinion you have failed to comply with these ToU.

16. GENERAL.

You agree that there is no employment, partnership, agency, or joint venture relationship between you and RH arising out of or resulting from your access or use of the website.

These ToU constitute the entire agreement between you and RH governing your access and use of the website and is additional to any binding agreement between you and RH.

If you view, access, submit, or download materials to and from the website outside the United States, you will be solely responsible for all your actions and assume all risks. You may not use or export any Materials or make any copy or adaptation in violation of any application laws, rules, or regulations, including, but not limited to, U.S. and other applicable export laws and regulations.

The failure or delay by either party to enforce these ToU shall not be deemed as a waiver of such term.

The invalidity or unenforceability of any term or any part of any term of, or any right arising pursuant to these ToU shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other terms or rights or the remainder of any such term or right which shall continue in full force and effect except for any such invalid or unenforceable provision or part thereof.

Sections 4, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, and 18 shall survive any termination of these ToU.

17. THE LAW APPLICABLE TO DISPUTES

These ToU shall be governed by the laws of England and you agree that the English courts shall be exclusive jurisdiction in relation to any claims issues and disputes (contractual and non contractual) arising under or in connection with these ToU.

18. CHANGES TO THESE TERMS OF USE

If we change these ToU we will post any updates here for your review and provide notice of the revised ToU for 30 days on the home page of this Website at www.roberthalf.co.uk with a link back to these ToU.

Last updated: 25 May 2018.

19. CONTACT US

Help Desk - If you need information regarding the website or these ToU, please contact:

Mailing Address:

Robert Half International
The Webmaster
Stationsstraat 34 b1
1702 Groot-Bijgaarden
BELGIUM

Email

[email protected]

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