The name "News Radio International" used
here also refers to all of its parent, subsidiary and associated
businesses, as well as its directors and personnel.
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WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL NEWS RADIO
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ASSOCIATED BUSINESSES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT
LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR
PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING AS A RESULT OF ITS SERVICES OR ACTIONS.
News Radio International does not
guarantee the accuracy of any material contained in its audio or text and
is not responsible or liable under any circumstances for consequences of
inaccuracies, omissions or defects.
News Radio International is not liable
under any circumstances for any loss or damage resulting from dealings
with or by advertisers, sponsors or third parties.
News Radio International does not
endorse any advertiser, organization, product or service featured on the
website or audio channel. Information contained in advertisements and
sponsorship messages is provided by the advertiser and does not represent
opinions or advice from News Radio International.
News Radio International's text and
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except in accordance with the law.
News Radio International complies with
the specific laws which apply to news reporting and will take action
against any party which violates its copyright.
Accessing the News Radio International
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described here. If you do not agree with them, do not use the service.
News Radio International
complies fully with international copyright laws, including those
pertaining to music copyright.
News Radio International owns
international rights to all music incorporated in its
output - including public performance rights. This
includes all jingles and incidental music included in advertising
It is our policy to not broadcast ANY material
subject to control by any performing rights organisation, including
Sound Exchange, SESAC, MCPS, PRS etc.
News material may be obtained from a
variety of sources, including staff and freelance reporters, agency
newswires and material which is public domain or considered "fair
use" (or fair dealing). We will
not knowingly distribute or publish any material which breaks the
law. If you discover a potential breach of copyright, privacy,
decency, other legal issue, error or inaccuracy in any of our
services, please bring it to our attention immediately so we can
investigate and remedy it if necessary.
The text of our "News Brief"
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terms may apply.
Some of our material is sourced
from Wikinews and licensed as
Creative Commons Attribution 2.5
We respect the privacy of all
listeners, clients and contributors.
We will never sell client
information for the purpose of marketing or otherwise.
Any client information retained by
us is solely for the purpose of continuing our business
relationship. We may occasionally contact potential clients with
offers for our own services, businesses may opt-out of this at any
time by emailing us.
Listener and contributor details
will never be sold, and would only be released to a third party in
order to uphold the law.
We do NOT accept
advertisements related to:
than state-run lotteries)
pornography (in any form)
very high APR loans
hard liquor (restrictions may apply to other alcohol
unproven or unlicensed medical treatments or products
guns and weapons
We do NOT accept advertisements which are:
in bad taste (e.g. no swearing/sex
scenes etc, be especially careful if using humor)
of poor standard (e.g. dodgy/naff commercials)
We do NOT accept
advertisements for websites which:
promote unproven or unlicensed medical treatments or products
incite hatred or violence of any kind
promote illegal or anti-social behaviour
contain references to pornography or gambling
Our acceptance of advertising does not imply our
endorsement or approval of the product service or advertiser.
We will not discriminate on the basis of race or ethnicity,
but we do reserve the
right to refuse an advertisement for any product or service which we
consider could be
illegal, immoral, unduly controversial, dishonest, inappropriate,
We will only consider advertisements for medical, financial
or investment products if the client provides appropriate and complete
legal clearance from the appropriate statutory bodies and undertakes to
cover our legal fees in approving such advertisements..
Commercials should be in English.
Charities can only advertise if they are properly registered.
Commercials must not infringe copyright, including music
The client must provide evidence of full international rights to any music used.
The sale of products or services advertised must be legal
in the territories they are sold to and from.
If using children to act in advertisements, please be aware
that certain countries have restrictions.
Commercials must meet professional technical and
performance standards, we
reserve the right to refuse bad quality audio.
Some types of commercial may take us longer to approve than
others, for example if we need to run a script past a lawyer or clearance
organisation (e.g. to comply with consumer credit regulations).
Additional production charges will apply if
a client changes either the brief after we've written a script
or changes the script after we've recorded the commercial (and incurred
Production fees cover usage on News Radio International
only, additional copyright/licensing fees may apply for usage on other
We reserve the right to decline or remove commercials for
any reason, at our sole discretion, including in response to serious news events.
It is the advertisers responsibility to
ensure commercials are factually correct and legal prior to transmission.
Payment for all services must be made in advance, ideally
(including credit cards).
Refunds are made at News Radio International's sole
discretion and must be requested prior to transmission. We reserve the
right to charge reasonable cancelation fees if a campaign is withdrawn by
the advertiser. No refunds are possible after transmission.
Transactions and dealings shall be governed by the laws of
England and Wales and subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the
Our liability in the event of a technical or human error is
limited to the value of the advertising.
Advertising and Production rates are subject to change
without notice and exclude tax and duties.