1. OUR WEBSITE
These terms and conditions govern your use of the clear-diamond.com website. Please read through the terms and conditions carefully. If you use Clear Diamond, your conduct indicates that you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions, and do not hold Clear Diamond or any of its employees or directors accountable for any information contained or not contained within Clear Diamond. The Website is owned and managed by Hi-Bond Tapes Limited. All information supplied on the Website is managed by Hi-Bond Tapes Limited. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited can be contacted by writing to Hi-Bond Tapes Limited at: 1 Crucible Road, Northamptonshire, NN14 1RZ or by our contact page.
2. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
A. This Agreement, which incorporates by reference other provisions applicable to use of clear-diamond.com, including, but not limited to, governing the use of certain specific material contained in clear-diamond.com, sets forth the terms and conditions that apply to use of clear-diamond.com by User. By using Hi-Bond Tapes Limited (other than to read this Agreement for the first time) the user agrees to comply with all of the terms and conditions hereof. The right to use clear-diamond.com is personal to User and is not transferable to any other person or entity. User is responsible for all use of User's Account (under any screen name or password) and for ensuring that all use of User's Account complies fully with the provisions of this Agreement. User shall be responsible for protecting the confidentiality of User's password(s), if any.
B. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited shall have the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of clear-diamond.com, including, but not limited to, content, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use.
3. CHANGED TERMS
Hi-Bond Tapes Limited shall have the right at any time to change or modify the terms and conditions applicable to User's use of clear-diamond.com, or any part thereof, or to impose new conditions, including, but not limited to, adding fees and charges for use. Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by means including, but not limited to, posting on clear-diamond.com, or by electronic or conventional mail, or by any other means by which User obtains notice thereof. Any use of clear-diamond.com by User after such notice shall be deemed to constitute acceptance by User of such changes, modifications or additions.
4. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES
Through its Web property, Hi-Bond Tapes Limited provides User with access to a variety of resources, including Comparison service, download areas, communication forums and product information (collectively "Services"). The Services, including any updates, enhancements, new features, and/or the addition of any new Web properties, are subject to the TOU.
User shall be responsible for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware, software and other equipment needed for access to and use of clear-diamond.com and all charges related thereto.
6. USER CONDUCT
A. User shall use clear-diamond.com for lawful purposes only. User shall not post or transmit through clear-diamond.com any material which violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane or otherwise objectionable, which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law, or which, without Hi-Bond Tapes Limited's express prior approval, contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services. Any conduct by a User that in Hi-Bond Tapes Limited's discretion restricts or inhibits any other User from using or enjoying clear-diamond.com will not be permitted. User shall not use clear-diamond.com to advertise or perform any commercial solicitation, including, but not limited to, the solicitation of users to become subscribers of other on-line information services competitive with Hi-Bond Tapes Limited.
B. Clear-diamond.com contains copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information, including, but not limited to, text, software, photos, video, graphics, music and sound, and the entire contents of clear-diamond.com are copyrighted as a collective work under the UK copyright laws. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of such content, as well as in the content original to it. User may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the content, in whole or in part. User may download copyrighted material for User's personal use only. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, no copying, redistribution, retransmission, publication or commercial exploitation of downloaded material will be permitted without the express permission of Hi-Bond Tapes Limited and the copyright owner. In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication of copyrighted material, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark legend or copyright notice shall be made. User acknowledges that it does not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material.
C. User shall not upload, post or otherwise make available on clear-diamond.com any material protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of the copyright, trademark or other proprietary right and the burden of determining that any material is not protected by copyright rests with User. User shall be solely liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, proprietary rights, or any other harm resulting from such a submission. By submitting material to any public area of clear-diamond.com, User automatically grants, or warrants that the owner of such material has expressly granted Hi-Bond Tapes Limited the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate and distribute such material (in whole or in part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or hereafter developed for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such material. User also permits any other User to access, view, store or reproduce the material for that User's personal use. User hereby grants Hi-Bond Tapes Limited the right to edit, copy, publish and distribute any material made available on clear-diamond.com by User.
D. The foregoing provisions of Section 5 are for the benefit of Hi-Bond Tapes Limited, its subsidiaries, affiliates and its third party content providers and licensors and each shall have the right to assert and enforce such provisions directly or on its own behalf.
8. USE OF SERVICES
The Services may contain e-mail services, bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, diaries, photo albums, file cabinets and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable User to communicate with others (each a "Communication Service" and collectively "Communication Services"). User agrees to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and, when applicable, related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, User agrees that when using the Communication Services, User will not:
Use the Communication Services in connection with surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk email, spamming or any duplicative or unsolicited messages (commercial or otherwise).Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others. Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information. Upload, or otherwise make available, files that contain images, photographs, software or other material protected by intellectual property laws, including, by way of example, and not as limitation, copyright or trademark laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless User own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consent to do the same.Use any material or information, including images or photographs, which are made available through the Services in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other proprietary right of any party.Upload files that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer or property of another.Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Services specifically allows such messages.Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that User know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally reproduced, displayed, performed, and/or distributed in such manner.Falsify or delete any copyright management information, such as author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services.Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses.Violate any applicable laws or regulations.Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others.Use, download or otherwise copy, or provide (whether or not for a fee) to a person or entity any directory of users of the Services or other user or usage information or any portion thereof.Hi-Bond Tapes Limited has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, Hi-Bond Tapes Limited reserves the right to review materials posted to the Communication Services and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited reserves the right to terminate User’s access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as it deems necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Hi-Bond Tapes Limited's sole discretion. Materials uploaded to the Communication Services may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination; User is responsible for adhering to such limitations if User downloads the materials.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifiable information in any Communication Services. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Services and, therefore, Hi-Bond Tapes Limited specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from User’s participation in any Communication Services. Managers and hosts are not authorized Hi-Bond Tapes Limited spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Hi-Bond Tapes Limited.
9. MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD, AND SECURITY
If any of the Services requires User to open an account, User must complete the registration process by providing Hi-Bond Tapes Limited with current, complete and accurate information as prompted by the applicable registration form. User also will choose a password. User is entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of User’s password and account. Furthermore, User is entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under User’s account. User agrees to notify Hi-Bond Tapes Limited immediately of any unauthorised use of User’s account or any other breach of security. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited will not be liable for any loss that User may incur as a result of someone else using User’s password or account, either with or without User’s knowledge. However, User could be held liable for losses incurred by Hi-Bond Tapes Limited or another party due to someone else using User’s account or password. User may not use anyone else's account at any time, without the permission of the account holder.
10. NOTICE SPECIFIC TO SOFTWARE AVAILABLE ON THIS WEB SITE
Any software that is made available to download from the Services ("Software") is the copyrighted work of Hi-Bond Tapes Limited and/or its suppliers. Use of the Software is governed by the terms of the end user license agreement, if any, which accompanies or is included with the Software ("License Agreement"). An end user will be unable to install any Software that is accompanied by or includes a License Agreement, unless he or she first agrees to the License Agreement terms.
The Software is made available for download solely for use by end users according to the License Agreement. Any reproduction or redistribution of the Software not in accordance with the License Agreement is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, COPYING OR REPRODUCTION OF THE SOFTWARE TO ANY OTHER SERVER OR LOCATION FOR FURTHER REPRODUCTION OR REDISTRIBUTION IS EXPRESSLY PROHIBITED, UNLESS SUCH REPRODUCTION OR REDISTRIBUTION IS EXPRESSLY PERMITTED BY THE LICENSE AGREEMENT ACCOMPANYING SUCH SOFTWARE. THE SOFTWARE IS WARRANTED, IF AT ALL, ONLY ACCORDING TO THE TERMS OF THE LICENSE AGREEMENT. EXCEPT AS WARRANTED IN THE LICENSE AGREEMENT, [NAME OF COMPANY] HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THE SOFTWARE, INCLUDING ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE, Hi-Bond Tapes Limited MAY MAKE AVAILABLE AS PART OF THE SERVICES OR IN ITS SOFTWARE PRODUCTS, TOOLS AND UTILITIES FOR USE AND/OR DOWNLOAD. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited DOES NOT MAKE ANY ASSURANCES WITH REGARD TO THE ACCURACY OF THE RESULTS OR OUTPUT THAT DERIVES FROM SUCH USE OF ANY SUCH TOOLS AND UTILITIES. PLEASE RESPECT THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF OTHERS WHEN USING THE TOOLS AND UTILITIES MADE AVAILABLE ON THE SERVICES.
11. NOTICE SPECIFIC TO DOCUMENTS AVAILABLE ON THIS WEB SITE
Permission to use Documents (such as white papers, press releases, datasheets and FAQs) from the Services is granted, provided that (1) the below copyright notice appears in all copies and that both the copyright notice and this permission notice appear, (2) use of such Documents from the Services is for informational and non-commercial or personal use only and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in any media, and (3) no modifications of any Documents are made. Accredited educational institutions, such as universities, private/public colleges, and state community colleges, may download and reproduce the Documents for distribution in the classroom. Distribution outside the classroom requires express written permission. Use for any other purpose is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.
Hi-Bond Tapes Limited AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE DOCUMENTS AND RELATED GRAPHICS PUBLISHED AS PART OF THE SERVICES FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH DOCUMENTS AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, INCLUDING ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL Hi-Bond Tapes Limited AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF INFORMATION AVAILABLE FROM THE SERVICES.
THE DOCUMENTS AND RELATED GRAPHICS PUBLISHED ON THE SERVICES COULD INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE PRODUCT(S) AND/OR THE PROGRAM(S) DESCRIBED HEREIN AT ANY TIME.
12. NOTICES REGARDING SOFTWARE, DOCUMENTS AND SERVICES AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE
IN NO EVENT SHALL Hi-Bond Tapes Limited AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF SOFTWARE, DOCUMENTS, PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR INFORMATION AVAILABLE FROM THE SERVICES.
13. MATERIALS PROVIDED TO Hi-Bond Tapes Limited OR POSTED AT ANY OF ITS WEB SITES
Hi-Bond Tapes Limited does not claim ownership of the materials User provide to Hi-Bond Tapes Limited (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any Services or its associated services for review by the general public, or by the members of any public or private community, (each a "Submission" and collectively "Submissions"). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting ("Posting") User’s Submission User is granting Hi-Bond Tapes Limited , its affiliated companies and necessary sublicensees permission to use User’s Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses (including, without limitation, all Hi-Bond Tapes Limited Services), including, without limitation, the license rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat User’s Submission; to publish User’s name in connection with User’s Submission; and the right to sublicense such rights to any supplier of the Services.
14. LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
THE LINKS IN THIS AREA WILL LET YOU LEAVE Hi-Bond Tapes Limited'S SITE. THE LINKED SITES ARE NOT UNDER THE CONTROL OF Hi-Bond Tapes Limited AND Hi-Bond Tapes Limited IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONTENTS OF ANY LINKED SITE OR ANY LINK CONTAINED IN A LINKED SITE, OR ANY CHANGES OR UPDATES TO SUCH SITES. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR WEBCASTING OR ANY OTHER FORM OF TRANSMISSION RECEIVED FROM ANY LINKED SITE. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited IS PROVIDING THESE LINKS TO YOU ONLY AS A CONVENIENCE.
In many instances, the content available through clear-diamond.com represents the opinions and judgments of the respective information provider, User, or other user not under contract with Hi-Bond Tapes Limited. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice or statement made on clear-diamond.com by anyone other than authorized Hi-Bond Tapes Limited employee spokespersons while acting in their official capacities. Under no circumstances will Hi-Bond Tapes Limited be liable for any loss or damage caused by a User's reliance on information obtained through Hi-Bond Tapes Limited. It is the responsibility of User to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice or other content available through Hi-Bond Tapes Limited. Please seek the advice of professionals, as appropriate, regarding the evaluation of any specific information, opinion, advice or other content.
Hi-Bond Tapes Limited shall have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the content of clear-diamond.com, including chat rooms and forums, to determine compliance with this Agreement and any operating rules established by Hi-Bond Tapes Limited and to satisfy any law, regulation or authorised government request. Hi-Bond Tapes Limited shall have the right in its sole discretion to edit, refuse to post or remove any material submitted to or posted on clear-diamond.com. Without limiting the foregoing, Hi-Bond Tapes Limited shall have the right to remove any material that Hi-Bond Tapes Limited, in its sole discretion, finds to be in violation of the provisions hereof or otherwise objectionable.
User agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Hi-Bond Tapes Limited, its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of the use of Hi-Bond Tapes Limited by User or User's Account.
Either Hi-Bond Tapes Limited or User may terminate this Agreement at any time. Without limiting the foregoing, Hi-Bond Tapes Limited shall have the right to immediately terminate User's Account in the event of any conduct by User which Hi-Bond Tapes Limited, in its sole discretion, considers to be unacceptable, or in the event of any breach by User of this Agreement.
This Agreement will be governed by and construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and the parties hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.
This Agreement constitutes the complete and exclusive understanding between Clear Diamond and User relating to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous understandings, agreements, communications, and/or advertising with respect to such subject matter.
19. COPYRIGHT NOTICE
Hi-Bond Tapes Limited its logos are trademarks of Hi-Bond Tapes Limited. All rights reserved. All other trademarks appearing on Hi-Bond Tapes Limited are the property of their respective owners.