Last Updated - 27/05/2016

Welcome to OneDirectionFanClub.com (in general the "Site" paid or registered areas of OneDirectionFanClub.com are the "Club" ), owned and operated by Sinchronicity Inc via its subsidary SEN "Sinchronicity Entertainment Network" ("we," "us"). The following terms of use ("Terms") govern your use of the Site.

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE.

  • Membership

Eligibility and Approval
We, in our sole absolute discretion, will have the right to refuse to allow you to become a member. Without limitation of the foregoing, we will have the right to check your credit prior to opening your account, and refuse to allow you to become a member if we determine that you are not credit-worthy.

OneDirectionFanClub.com will accept only one membership per person. If we determine that a single person has joined (or attempted to join) more than once, or if we receive multiple membership applications from a single and/or cluster of e-mail addresses verified to single user, we reserve the right to cancel all applicable memberships without refund.

You must be at least 18 years of age to become a member. We do not allow children under the age of 7 to become members at all. If you are between the ages of 7 and 18, you may become a member with the consent of your parent or legal guardian. By becoming a member, you represent and warrant: (i) that you are at least 18 years of age or (ii) that, as parent or guardian, you agree to these terms and our privacy policy and authorize your child who is between the age of 7 and 18 to use this site, subject to your responsibility for their conduct.

Membership fees can be refunded if a request is recieved to support@onedirectionfanclub.com within 1 hour of payment having been made, incase of signup error. Outside of this time, within the 48 hours after signup a refund of 50% will be provided if your membership pack has not yet shipped, no refund will be avaliable if your pack has shipped, or membership is cancelled after 2 days. We cannot provide full refunds for memberships between 1-48 hours old to avoid misuse of membership accounts, ie members signing up to get a presale code and then asking for a refund.

Representations And Warranties
You hereby represent and warrant to us that: (i) you have the full power and authority to enter into and perform under these Terms, (ii) your use the Site will not infringe the copyright, trademark, right of publicity or any other legal right of any third party, and (iii) you will comply with all applicable laws and regulations in using the Site and in engaging in all other activities arising from, relating to or connected with these Terms

  • Terms Of Usage

Payment
In joining the One Direction Fan Club, you agree to pay the fees and other charges as provided in the online order cart. Membership to extend 1 year from date of sign-up and will expire on such date. We reserve the right to change and modify fees in association with renewals. All payments shall be made in GBP (British Pound Sterling) currency. All currency references are in GBP (British Pound Sterling).

If (a) your credit card is invalid for any reason, (b) you charge back to your credit card the fees due under these Additional Terms, (c) it appears you have engaged in cheating or manipulation of the Service, or (d) Sinchronicity Inc otherwise believes you have acted inconsistently with the spirit or letter of the TOS or these Additional Terms, your One Direction Fan Club account will be suspended or cancelled immediately and all the information contained within it will immediately become inaccessible. Sinchronicity Inc may, but has no duty to, immediately terminate the Service if Sinchronicity Inc in its sole discretion concludes that you have provided false information in connection with your registration. Sinchronicity Inc accepts no liability for information that is deleted due to termination. If yourOne Direction Fan Club account is cancelled pursuant to this provision, you will not receive a refund.

  • Registration

Obligations
If you wish to become a member of the Club (a "Member") and wish to use the "Members Only" Section of the Site, you must create a Member Account on the Site through our online registration process. In doing so, you agree to: (i) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Site's registration process (such information being the "Registration Data") and (ii) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete.

User Names
Members will also have the ability to create a user name in completing the Site's registration process. User Names are issued based upon availability, and all User Names are our property. Upon termination, you shall surrender such User Name(s) and we may reserve or reissue any User Name in our sole discretion, such as if an abusive, or swear word is used in such a User Name. Multiple users using the same User Name shall not be allowed to access the "Members Only" section of the Site simultaneously.

Password And Security
Members will choose a password and an account upon completing the Site's registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and your account and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to: (i) immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security and (ii) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. We will not be liable to you or any third party for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section.
User Content
We allow Members (as defined below) to make contributions to the Site ("User Content") through chat rooms, bulletin board services, member profiles, and other means. Please understand that if you upload or post content to OneDirectionFanClub.com you are granting us an implied license to publish it in full or in part anywhere on the website. For our part, we respect your ownership rights and will only use your content on OneDirectionFanClub.com and we will never sell, license or give it to any third party. We appreciate your contributions to the site.

You agree not to submit or post any User Content that: (i) infringes the rights of a third party, including, without limitation, copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, rights of privacy and publicity, (ii) is libelous, defamatory or slanderous, (iii) condones, promotes, contains or links to warez, cracks, hacks or similar utilities or programs, (iv) is pornographic or sexually explicit, (v) does or may denigrate or offend any ethnic, racial, gender, religious or other protected group, through use of language, images, stereotypical depiction or otherwise, (vi) is designed to or does harass, threaten, defame or abuse others, (vii) exploits minors in a sexual or violent manner, (viii) promotes, condones or encourages illegal activity or (ix) is generally offensive or in bad taste.

You agree that all of your User Content, whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, is your sole responsibility. User Content does not necessarily reflect our views or opinions. We shall not be liable to you or any third party in any way for any User Content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any User Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any User Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the Site.

We generally do not pre-screen, pre-edit or otherwise control User Content and, as such, do not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of User Content. By using the Site, you agree to assume this risk. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor interactions between you and other users of the Site or take any other action in good faith to restrict access to or the availability of any material that we or another user may consider to be obscene, lewd, lascivious, filthy, excessively violent, harassing or otherwise objectionable.

You agree to respect the rights of others and exercise good judgment. Without limitation, you agree not to: (i) engage in unsolicited or unauthorized advertising or any other form of solicitation, including, without limitation, "pyramid schemes" or the distribution of promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," or "chain letters," (ii) impersonate any person or entity or misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity, (iii) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any User Content transmitted through the Site, (iv) make available, introduce into or direct to the Site 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, (v) interfere with or disrupt the Site or servers or networks connected to the Site, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Site, (vi) violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, rules or regulations, including, without limitation, regulations promulgated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, any rules of any national or other securities exchange, (vii) "stalk" or otherwise harass another person, (viii) "deep link" to any portion of the Site, (ix) collect or store personal data about other users, (x) use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy our web pages or the content contained thereon or for any other unauthorized purpose without our prior express written permission, (xi) take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure, (xii) display any of the Site in a frame (or any of our content via in-line links), (xiii) engage in any activity that interferes with any third party's ability to use or enjoy the Site, (xiv) assist any third party in engaging in any activity prohibited by these T erms, or (xv) solicit personal information from, harm or attempt to harm minors, in any way.

You will be considered in violation if you (or others using your account) do any of the following: Post, transmit, promote, or distribute content that is illegal. Thou shall not disrupt the flow of chat in chat rooms, or discussions threads with vulgar language, abusiveness, hitting the return key repeatedly or inputting large images so the screen goes by too fast to read, etc. User may not impersonate another OneDirectionFanClub.com member (including celebrities), attempt to get a password, other account information, or other private information from a OneDirectionFanClub.com member, dominate this website with their views, or those who use it for harassment or with malice towards anyone, posts that overtake other users posts, Making repetitive posts in the Message Forum or News Comments, Posting advertising on the website, and trying to solicit money for charity, After being banned return under another username, You register and then delete your email address.

  • Newsletter

Upon signing up to the OneDirectionFanClub.com you will automatically be added to our newsletter mailing list. And recieve news updates and limited edition merchandise offers from us at a time, frequency and chosing of ours. All newsletters are distributed on our behalf by www.mailchimp.com. An unsubscribe link is avaliable at the bottom of these emails should you wish to not recieve them. Your email address and name will be shared with www.mailchimp.com to allow this to happen, though they will not be sold or given to any other party.

  • General Practice & Limits

You also acknowledge that OneDirectionFanClub.com may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the Site, including without limitation, limiting the maximum number of days that email messages, message board postings or other uploaded content will be retained by the Site, the maximum number of email messages that may be sent from or received by an account on the Site, the maximum size of any email message that may be sent from or received by an account on the Site, the maximum disk space that will be allotted on OneDirectionFanClub.com servers on your behalf, the maximum length of time that an IP address will be assigned for your use, the maximum throughput of traffic from the Internet or associated service (e.g., Usenet, email, web hosting), and the maximum number of times (and the maximum duration for which) you may access the Site in a given period of time. You agree that OneDirectionFanClub.com has no responsibility or liability for the deletion, for failure to store or to deliver any messages and other communications, for the modification or malformation of data communications over the Site, or for other content maintained or transmitted by the Site. You acknowledge that OneDirectionFanClub.com reserves the right to log off accounts that are, or disconnect a session that is, inactive for an extended period of time. You further acknowledge that OneDirectionFanClub.com reserves the right to change these general practices and limits or terms at any time without advanced notice.

Members "Fan Packs" consist of a standard edition copy of the One Direction Album "Made In The AM" or the equivilent most recently released album at the date of membership signup, along with a piece of One Direction merchandise chosen by One Direction Fan Club, which can include but not limited to stationary, diary, bracelet, stickers, photocards, book or coinpurse. Members may recieve more than one item of merchandise in their pack, but will recieve a minimum of one piece and their copy of "Take Me Home".

From March 1st-31st 2013 £2 from every VIP Signup is donated to the Charity Comic Relief, this is done via the purchase of copies of One Directions Red Nose Day single One Way Or Another which is provided to VIP members in their fan pack until stocks last, therefore equating to £1.99 donated on the users behalf, with a further 1p per transaction donated by OneDirectionFanClub.com instore.

Win Niall Horans Jeans

From March 15th 2013 all members who sign up for an account at OneDirectionFanClub.com will automatically be entered into a contest to win Niall Horan's Stone Coloured River Island Chinos refered to as "Jeans" as worn in Ghana during the boys Red Nose Day visit to shoot their music video. The "Jeans" include a letter of authenticity from One Direction's label, and a photograph of Niall wearing the "Jeans". The competition closes on September 12th 2013 and On September 13th 2013 a winner will be chosen at random from our membership and contacted via email as the winner, their name will be released with their permission, or not without it, this signals the competitions end. The "Jeans" were auctioned on EBAY by Comic Relief and sold to us for £1024.79p incuding postage and this listing can be found at http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/251232959571?ssPageName=STRK:MEWNX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1497.l2649 the sale was also linked from one directions website, twitter and facebook. such as via http://www.onedirectionmusic.com/gb/news/entry/1d_ebay_auction_-_for_red_nose_day/Signing up for membership does not guarentee you will win the "Jeans" but counts as 1 entry into the competition. A second entry can be purchased for £5 GBP known as an EXTRA chance via paypal, again this does not guarentee a win. Normal membership terms apply for signing up. OneDirectionFanClub.com maintains the right to display the "Jeans" after the competitions close in museum exhibits. Should we wish to display them after they are won we will contact the winner via email to ask this, and the winner must legally comply within the terms of the contest. Should the winner not wish to claim their prize it will be kept by OneDirectionFanClub.com

Commercial Use
You agree not to use the Site for any commercial purpose, such as conducting sales of merchandise or services of any kind. Without limiting the foregoing, you may not resell or link to other sites for the purpose of selling merchandise of any kind.

CPU Usage
You agree that you shall not use excessive amounts of CPU processing on any of our servers. Any violation of this policy may result in corrective action by us, in our sole discretion, including assessment of additional charges, disconnection or discontinuance of any and all Services, or termination of this Agreement. In the event that we elect to take any corrective action, you shall not be entitled to a refund of any fees paid in advance prior to such corrective action.

Proprietary Rights
You agree that all content and materials available on the Site are protected by rights of publicity, copyright, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets or other proprietary rights and laws. Unless expressly authorized by us, you agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works from materials or content available on the Site. Notwithstanding the above, you may use the content and materials on the Site in the course of your normal, personal, non-commercial use of the Site.

Intellectual Property Rights Policy
We respect the intellectual property rights of others, and we ask our users to do the same. We will, in our sole and absolute discretion, terminate the account or use privileges of any user who repeatedly violates the rights of others.

  • Modification, Suspension & Termination

We reserve the right at any time to suspend, modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, any portion of the Site or the Club with or without prior notice including competitions. You agree that we will not be liable to you or to any third party for any suspension, modification or discontinuance of service.

OneDirectionFanClub.com expressly reserves the right to immediately modify, suspend or terminate your account and refuse current or future use of any OneDirectionFanClub.com service, including One Direction Fan Clubs in the following situations: (a) if OneDirectionFanClub.com in its sole discretion believes you have violated or tried to violate the rights of others; or (b) if we become aware of information indicating a safety concern for you, other OneDirectionFanClub.com users, or the general public, or (c) if OneDirectionFanClub.com in its sole discretion, believes that you have acted inconsistently with the spirit or letter of the TOS or these Additional Terms. One Direction Fan Clubs and their benefits are offered at the discretion of OneDirectionFanClub.com and OneDirectionFanClub.com has the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the One Direction Fan Club service, in whole or in part for any reason, at its sole discretion, with or without notice to you. You agree that OneDirectionFanClub.com will not be liable to you or any third party for any modifications or discontinuance of the One Direction Fan Club service or benefits.

We, in our sole and absolute discretion, may terminate your access to the Site or your account for any reason, including, without limitation, your breach of these Terms, with or without notice to you and without liability to you or any third party. Upon such termination, we: (i) may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in such accounts and/or bar any further access to such account or files, without liability to you or any third party for doing so or (ii) will not refund your membership or any other fees you have paid to the Club.

  • Disclaimers

Warranty
Your use of the site is at your sole risk. The site is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. The club expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.

The club makes no warranty that (i) the site will meet your requirements, (ii) the site will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, (iii) the results that may be obtained from the use of the site will be accurate or reliable, (iv) the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you through the site will meet your expectations, or that (v) any errors in any data or software will be corrected.

All messages posted to the website are solely the opinion and responsibility of the poster, and not One Direction or Sinchronicity Inc. Sinchronicity Inc has the right and ability to log into any users account for the purpose of troubleshooting, investigating complaints, or any other purpose for the daily operation of the website.This website and the servers and other equipment used to host and maintain it are private property. These Terms of Use have been instituted both to protect the integrity of this property, and to create and maintain a respectful environment conducive to the enjoyment of OneDirectionFanClub.com fans. Therefore, in the event of a violation of these Terms of Use, we reserve the right to fully investigate such violation(s) and take all such actions as we deem prudent or necessary based upon our evaluation of the violation(s). Without limiting the foregoing, we reserve the right to contact law enforcement, track the IP address from which any violation is made, contact the owner of such IP address in order to identify any violator, prevent any violator from further access to this site, and to take any or all such actions (including legal action) as we deem appropriate to the circumstances. If you disagree or cannot comply with these Terms of Use, please do not use the site. All reports of suspicious actions should be e-mailed to (artist site) directly, to avoid accidental harm to innocent parties.

You expressly understand and agree that we shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses (even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from: (i) the use or the inability to use the site; (ii) the cost of procurement of substitute goods or services resulting from any goods, data, information or services purchased or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through or from the site; (iii) unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data; (iv) statements or conduct of any third party on the site; or (v) any other matter relating to the site.

OneDirectionFanClub.com contains published rumors, speculation, factual information & user submitted content. Information on this site may or may not be true. OneDirectionFanClub.com and its employees makes no warranty as to the validity of any claims.

OneDirectionFanClub.com is in no way affiliated with OneDirectionMusic.com or the band One Direction managed by Syco music. The site is owned and operated independantly of the band and its management and was created to offer fans a legitamate fan club with benefits to help in their support of the band.

Links and Third-Party Services
Any third-party links, services, resources or information provided on or made available through the site are not controlled by us. Accordingly, we make no warranties regarding such third-party links, services, resources or information, including without limitation, warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability or non-infringement and will not be liable for your use of or reliance on such third-party services, resources or information.

Presale Codes & Meet Opportunities
Wherever possible we will attempt to provide members with relevant site access with presale codes to access ticket sales before general sale. Not all shows hold a presale so as such codes are not available for all shows. No codes originate from the fan club but are made available by other agencies, Syco music and modest management, we try to provide these codes where possible but this is not guarenteed with signup. The release of codes is at the disgression of Syco music and modest management, who maybe decide to exclusify codes or to not hold presales at all for certain or all shows on One Direction's tours, In these cases One Direction Fan Club which is an independant entity will not be held responsible for the inability to provide codes. All codes we can obtain are sent randomly to site members who have registered an interest in codes via the presale codes section of the site during presale contests. Where codes are not available in coded form, we will provide access to presales via a link in the presale code section of the site, allowing members to access presales without the need for a code. We hold contests where possible to provide a chance for fans to meet the band One Direction. such events are at the disgression of syco and modest management and can be cancelled without notice. These are general release meet ticket opportunities purchased by One Direction Fan Club to give away in these contests. We hold no responsibility for cancelled events and do not guarentee members will be able to meet the band One Direction or be able to participate in presales.

English And Other Languages
The Club has members around the world. As an accommodation for those members whose preferred language is other than English, we have occasionally and in our sole discretion provided versions of these Terms in other languages (each, a "Translation"). We have attempted to make the Translations accurate, but we cannot be responsible in the event of any errors, inaccuracies or discrepancies in the Translations. Accordingly, if there is any conflict in meaning between a Translation and these Terms, these Terms shall govern and be given precedence. Furthermore, we do not provide any customer service in any language other than English, and cannot take responsibility for any problems or issues that may arise as a result of this fact.

Force Majeure
We will not be liable to you or any third party for failure or delay in performing our obligations hereunder if such failure or delay is due to circumstances beyond our reasonable control, including, without limitation, acts of any governmental body, war, insurrection, sabotage, terrorism, embargo, fire, flood, strike or other labor disturbance, interruption of or delay in transportation, unavailability of interruption or delay in telecommunications or third party services (including DNS propagation), failure of third party software or hardware or inability to obtain raw materials, supplies, or power used in or equipment needed for provision of the Site.

  • Legal

You agree to indemnify and hold the Club, Sinchronicity Inc as well as their subsidiaries, affiliates, owners, associates, licensees, licensors, officers, agents and other partners and employees (the "Indemnified Parties") harmless from any claim, demand, action, damage, loss, cost or expense, including without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees, incurred in connection with any suit or proceeding brought against any of the Indemnified Parties arising out of your use of the Site or alleging facts or circumstances that could constitute a breach of any provision of these Terms by you. If you are obligated to indemnify any of the Indemnified Parties, such party will have the right, in its sole and exclusive discretion, to control any action or proceeding and determine whether they wish to settle it, and if so, on what terms. Such actions can include the loss or damage of items in transit bought by the user, or offered by SEN in return for membership, such items include signed merchandise or fan packs. SEN can provide proof of postage for all items dispatched by us, and these can be provided to the user allowing them to pursue the relevant postage network for lost or damaged items.The One Direction Fan Club is not operated by One Direction, SYCO Music or any of its subsidaries, And Is A Sole Entity operated by Sinchronicity Inc under its Media tab Sinchronicity Entertainment Network "SEN"

The Site is based in and operated from the United Kingdom Of Great Britain And Northern Ireland. Information which you send to us by email or which we gather from you when you visit our website is held and processed in the United Kingdom of Great Britain And Northern Ireland. These Terms shall be binding upon and inure to our benefit, and the our successors, and assigns. You may not assign these Terms without our prior written consent. These Terms contain the entire understanding of the parties regarding their subject matter, and supersede all prior and contemporaneous agreements and understandings between the parties regarding their subject matter. The Terms and the relationship between you and us shall be governed by the laws of the United Kingdom Of Great Britain And Northern Ireland without regard to any conflict of law provisions. No failure or delay by a party in exercising any right, power or privilege under these Terms shall operate as a waiver thereof. The invalidity or unenforceability of any of these Terms shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other of these Terms, all of which shall remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Site or the Terms must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. The section titles in the Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.

  • Privacy

We will have the right to collect, share and use your information in accordance with our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated by reference in these Terms. In addition, the artist or band may have access to and use of information you provide in connection with your membership to the Fan Club. Use includes, but is not limited to, sending email newsletters, updates or content related to the artist or band. These messages may be required as part of membership to the Fan Club, at the discretion of the artist or band.

OneDirectionFanClub.com does not send cookies to your computer. However we are subscribed to website stat collecting services, these websites do send cookies to your computer and collect results on how often you visit our site, your IP address, what pages of the site you visit and various other things, But never your name or address. If you do not want these stat counters (www.statcounter.com & www.histats.com) to send you cookies, please email support@onedirectionfanclub.com with your IP address (This can be found by googling “whats my IP address”) and telling us you wish to be excluded, and this will be in place within 24 hours.

OneDirectionFanClub.com understands the concerns that its members and other users of its web site (the "Site") have about the collection, use, and disclosure of their Personal Information while online. Accordingly, we have established this Privacy Policy to make you aware of the information collection and sharing practices of the Site. This Privacy Policy only applies to transactions made and data gathered on the Site and does not apply to any other web site or offline point of contact between us and you. By visiting the Site, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy. Please review this Privacy Policy periodically as we may update it from time to time.

  • Personal Information

In some cases, we will collect information from you that can be used to personally identify you, such as your name, address, phone number, email address, purchase history, and credit card number ("Personal Information").

We collect Personal Information when you sign up to receive newsletters, request information regarding an event we sponsor, enter contests, open an account, purchase products, and otherwise as needed to fulfill your requests for information, products, and services. When we collect this information, you will know it because you will need to submit this information to us in order to open your account or receive the information, product, or service you requested. We use your Personal Information for our internal purposes, such as maintaining the Site and fulfilling your requests for products, services, and information. We also use your Personal Information to send you information, offers and other promotional materials from us and selected third parties. We carefully select the information we send to you and attempt to send you offers that are of value to you, such as discounts, exclusive offers or special event information. We provide you with the option of declining to receive offers from us by "opting-out" of receipt of this type of communication. Generally, we will not send you communications on behalf of third parties unless we add our OneDirectionFanClub.com brand to those communications.

We share your Personal Information with selected partners, such as Paypal, for the purposes of collecting payment of membership fees.

When you make a purchase on the Site, we will provide your financial information to our service providers and to such third parties as we determine is necessary to process your transactions. These third parties may include the credit card companies and banking institutions used to process the transaction. By purchasing products or services of third parties (such as magazine subscriptions) offered on the Site, we will provide your financial information to those third parties. Any of these various third parties are authorized to use your financial information in accordance with our contractual arrangements with such third parties and in accordance with their own privacy policies, over which we have no control.

  • Security Precautions

Whenever we obtain your Personal Information, we use commercially reasonable efforts to protect it from unauthorized access or disclosure. While we will use such efforts, we cannot and will not act as insurers of the security of your Personal Information transmitted over the Internet. Accordingly, we assume no liability for any disclosure of data due to errors in transmission, unauthorized third party access or other acts of third parties, or acts or omissions beyond our reasonable control. If you are a member of OneDirectionFanClub.com, you should note that when you complete your "Member Profile," this information can be viewed by other members. Accordingly, you should not provide any information in your Member Profile that you do not wish to share with third parties and you should have no privacy expectations with respect to the information contained within it.

Warning About Online Disclosure of Information
You should be aware that if you voluntarily disclose information online in a publicly accessible area, such as in your member profile, a message board or chat room, that information may be collected and used by others. We do not control the actions of our users. If you disclose Personal Information in your member profile, message board, or any other publicly accessible place on the Internet, you do so at your own risk and should understand that your submitted information may be collected and used by others to send you unsolicited messages, advertisements, or for other purposes. Please remember that protection of your privacy begins with you. You are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any password you use to register, and you should always be careful and responsible whenever disclosing information online.

  • Invalidity Of Specific Terms

If any provision of these additional terms or any document incorporated by reference is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the such documents remain in full force and effect.

  • Declaration

The One Direction Fan Club remains a not for profit organization. All profits made by the club from memberships go directly back into the organization. For VIP members this includes the purchase and postage of their fan packs. Other profits pay for site hosting and operation, the buying of exclusive merchandise, tickets, passes and prizes given away on the site.

  • Advertisement

OneDirectionFanClub.com participates in the GoogleAdsense program providing advertising throughout our site. Visiting these links will allow Google to create a cookie for you, which allows them to tailor advertising to your browsing habits. This will in no way affect your viewing pleasure.

  • Copyright

All images on OneDirectionFanClub.com are readily available in various places on the Internet and believed to be in public domain. Images posted are believed to be posted within our rights according to US Copyright Fair Use Act [Title 17, US Code.]

The majority of our pictures are purchased from Fame, Flynet, INF,  Limelight, StarTraks, Wire, Pacific Coast News, WENN and PR Photos. We post user submitted pictures, photos uploaded to Myspace, Twitter & Facebook, one time agency purchases and photos from Affiliates. Along with photos avaliable in the public domain.

If you are a photographer or agency that believes content appearing on OneDirectionFanClub.com  infringes on your copyright, please email Support@OneDirectionFanClub.com with the following information and the infringing material will be removed as soon as possible.

(a) your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address; (b) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; (c) the exact URL or a description of each place where alleged infringing material is located; (d) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use has not been authorized by you, your agent, or the law;

(e) your electronic or physical signature or the electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on your behalf; and (f) a statement by you made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice is accurate, that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf

Please also note that under Section 512(f) of the Copyright Act any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability.

Images used in the background design and email newsletter design are the property of Syco Music.

OneDirectionFanClub.com and OneDirectionFanClub are registered trademarks of SEN.