Intellectual Property Information


1. Intellectual Property

(a)

All intellectual property on or relating to this Site, including and without limit, our name and logo, the text, graphics, trademarks, and copyright works is owned by us or our suppliers. We are the exclusive owners of all rights in the compilation, design and layout of this Site.

(b) You may access, view, reproduce, use and print the content on this Site, provided:

  1. where Content has been provided to you in connection with any product or service you acquire from us, you may access, view, reproduce, use and print that Content to the extent required for the purpose of using that product or service in the manner in which it is intended to be used; and

  2.

you only use Content for informational, non-commercial purposes, and any reproduction includes a prominent acknowledgement of our rights in the relevant Content.

(c) If you wish to link to any part of this Site, you must get our prior written consent. You may not use this Site, or the content, for any other purpose or in any other way. We reserve the right to prohibit links to the Site, and you agree to remove or cease any link upon our request. You may not frame any part of the Site material by including advertising or other revenue-generating material expect with our prior written permission.

2. Third Party Websites

This Site may contain links to third party websites. These third party websites have not been prepared by, and are not controlled by, us. They are provided for your convenience only, and do not imply that we check, endorse, approve or agree with third party websites this website links to.


3. Security

You agree to keep any username and password that enables you to access our Site secure and confidential. You are responsible for all access to, and use of, the Site using any such username and password. You must notify us of any actual or suspected unauthorised use of any such username and password.


4. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify us, and our related companies, suppliers and affiliates (Affiliates) in respect of any damages, losses, costs or expenses (including reasonable enforcement costs, whether incurred on a solicitor and own-client basis or otherwise) suffered or incurred as a result of any breach by you of these terms of use (including the privacy policy) or asserted by any third party due to or arising from or in connection with your use of or conduct on this Site, or from any content or messages posted or transmitted by you on or through the Site.


5. Liability

(a) To the fullest extent permitted by law:

  1. all warranties, representations and guarantees (whether express, implied or statutory), including without limit, suitability, fitness for purpose, accuracy or completeness of this Site or the Content are excluded; and

  2.

neither we nor any of our Affiliates will be liable for any damages, losses, costs or expenses of any kind (whether direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or otherwise), suffered or incurred by you in connection with your access to or use of this Site or the Content, whether arising under a cause of action for breach of contract or in tort (including negligence) or any other common law, equity or statutory cause of action.

(b)

Where legislation implies any condition or warranty, and that legislation prohibits us from excluding or modifying the application of, or our liability under, any such condition or warranty, that condition or warranty will be deemed to apply but our liability for breach of all such conditions or warranties will be limited the charges paid by you to us in the twelve month period prior to any breach first occurring.

(c) If the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 applies, you may have rights or remedies which are not excluded nor limited by the above. If you are using this Site or the Content for business purposes, the above exclusions and limits will apply and the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 will not apply.

6. Termination

We may, at our discretion, suspend or restrict your access to this Site or any part of it for any reason, including a breach of these terms of use. We will notify you by email or at the next time you attempt to access your account. You may also delete your account or disable your registration at any time. In all such cases the provisions of the sections of these terms of use entitled “Intellectual Property”, “Content” and “Indemnity” and “Liability”, together with those other provisions of these terms of use which are incidental to, and required in order to give effect to those provisions, will remain in full force and effect.


7. Affiliates

These terms of use are intended to be for the benefit of, and enforceable by, our Affiliates, for the purposes of the Contracts (Privity) Act 1982.


8. Jurisdiction and Governing Law

These terms and any matters or disputes connected with this Site will be governed by New Zealand laws and will be dealt with by New Zealand courts.


9. Amendments

We may amend these terms of use from time to time by publishing the revised terms of use on the Site, but without otherwise notifying you, so you should check and read these terms of use regularly. By continuing to use this Site after any such amendment, you are deemed to have agreed to the amended terms of use.


10. Contacting Us

If you have any questions or concerns in relation to this Site or these terms of use, please contact us.