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Assembly is committed to raising the standards of privacy and security applied to the management of education data. In order to do this, we expect all Third Party Developers who connect to, or wish to connect to, the Assembly platform to sign and accept our Third Party Developer Agreement and comply with it at all times. You should also read this document in conjunction with our Glossary of Terms.
While this is an important and legally-binding document, we’ve tried to keep this agreement as readable and user-friendly as possible. We have, however, stuck to some conventional legal document practices (such as capitalisation of ‘You’ and ‘Us’ in relation to each party) where it’s helpful for clarity.
This agreement is between You, a Third Party Developer and Assembly Partner, and Assembly. If you do not, or cannot, agree to these terms you should not use the Assembly platform.
Assembly are committed to providing the highest quality tools for the purposes of education and school improvement. Therefore, with respect to data security and privacy, we will not ask you to accept anything that we ourselves are unable to accept. Like you, we agree to comply with the Data Security and Privacy Pledge below. Our Terms of Service incorporate the standards outlined in the pledge, as well as additional commitments that we make to schools.
As an Assembly Partner, You are required to comply with the following pledge at all times:
Assembly and You both agree to:
Assembly and You both agree NOT to:
As a Third Party Developer you agree to:
As a Third Party Developer you agree NOT to:
If You do not comply with any part of this agreement, Assembly reserve the right to suspend or terminate Your access to the Assembly platform with immediate effect.
If Assembly terminate Your access to the Assembly platform due to breach of this agreement, You agree to delete all data provided to You through the Assembly platform within three working days.
Assembly reserve all rights in our intellectual property and You may not use our intellectual property (code, trademarks or other material) without Our consent.
Assembly and You both agree:
that no failure or delay to exercise any right or remedy under this agreement or by law shall constitute a waiver of that right or any other right or remedy.
that if any part of this agreement becomes invalid it will be modified to the minimum extent necessary to make it valid. If Assembly cannot agree this with you, the relevant provision shall be deleted. Any modification to or deletion of a provision shall not affect the validity of the rest of the agreement.
that any dispute or claim arising out of or relating to this agreement that cannot be resolved by negotiation within 14 days shall be resolved through arbitration. Either party shall give notice of seeking a resolution through arbitration using the CEDR procedure and English law. Either party may seek an interim remedy in court if necessary.
that any dispute or claim arising out of or relating to this agreement shall be governed by the law of England and that the courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction provided that Assembly can take action in other places if You are in breach of this agreement.
You accept that you will maintain and support any applications You develop which are provided through the Assembly platform.
You accept that Assembly is provided to You on an “as is” and “as available” basis. The Assembly platform is provided to You without guarantees or warranties. Assembly makes no guarantee that the website, the platform or any of our tools are error free or that access will be continuous or uninterrupted.
Assembly shall not, under any circumstances, be liable to You, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, arising under or in connection with this agreement for: loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue (direct or indirect); business interruption; loss of anticipated savings; loss or corruption of data or information; loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or, any indirect or consequential loss or damage. Assembly are not excluding liability for death or personal injury caused by negligence, breach of any implied term and any other matter for which it would unlawful to exclude liability, and the entire liability of either party in respect of any claim in connection with this Agreement shall not exceed £1 million.
You must comply with the following provisions when making your applications available through the Platforms. Your applications (or their related content) (“Developer Property”) must not: