Terms and conditions
Please read through these terms & conditions ("the Terms") carefully.
By accessing any Contentive Media website ("the Sites") or by otherwise accessing any content, software, products or services available through the Sites ("the Content"), you are deemed to have entered into an agreement with Contentive Media and to have agreed to be bound by the Terms set out below. The Sites are owned and operated by Contentive Media.
1. Intellectual Property Protection
The term "Intellectual Property Rights" means, copyrights, database rights, trademarks, trade names, domain names, rights in logos, get-up and content, inventions, trade secrets and know-how, patents, all rights of whatever nature in computer software and data, all rights of privacy and all intangible rights and privileges of a nature similar to any of the above, in every case in any part of the world and whether or not registered; and including all granted or pending registrations, and all rights to make applications for registration in respect of any of the same.
All Intellectual Property Rights in the Content and design of the Sites and any material emailed to you or otherwise supplied to you in conjunction with our online products are the property of Contentive Media. You may not use or reproduce any Contentive Media Intellectual Property, including any trademarks, registered or unregistered, (such as the "Risk" name and logo or other trade names appearing on the Sites) for any reason without written permission from Contentive Media.
The software, which operates the Sites, is proprietary software and you may not use it except as expressly allowed under these Terms. You may not copy, reverse engineer, modify or otherwise deal with the software.
2. Use of Contentive Media Content
You may retrieve and display Contentive Media Content on a computer screen or mobile telephone, print individual pages on paper (but not photocopy them) and store such pages in electronic form for your personal, non-commercial use. If you do download material from the site all copyright and other notices must be kept intact.
Except as expressly set out above, you may not reproduce, modify or in any way commercially exploit any of the Content of the Sites. In particular, you may not do any of the following without prior written permission. No parts of any Contentive Media publication or Sites may be reproduced, stored in or introduced into any retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise without the prior written permission of the copyright owners. You may not reverse engineer, modify, decompile, disassemble or translate the Content (whether for the purpose of error correction or otherwise). You may not display the Content on a public bulletin board, ftp site, website, chat room or by any other unauthorized means. Written materials provided in printed or electronic form may not be modified, adapted, translated, or used to create derivative works without the prior written consent of Contentive Media.
Any use of Contentive Media Content not specifically permitted above is expressly prohibited. Requests for permission for other uses may be sent to our Production Department - Scale Space, 58 Wood Lane, London, United Kingdom, W12 7RZ - or by email to reprints@Contentive.com and may be subject to a fee.
3. Licence Fee, Payment, and Transactions
Access to certain Contentive Media Content may be subject to a fee or subscription. All payments (including applicable taxes) must be made as specified by Contentive Media. You are responsible for the payment of all charges associated with the use of the Sites using your Username, Password or ID.
There may be from time to time opportunities to use the Sites to purchase products or services from third party suppliers. In that event, your contract for such products will be with the third party provider and not with IFP.
All refunds that relate to Contentive Media products or services are at the discretion of Contentive Media. Any product specific offers, conditions or terms are stated at the point of purchase for that product.
4. Terms and Termination
Contentive Media may, at its discretion, terminate or suspend individual or group access to all or part of the Sites (including any right to access and use Contentive Media Content) with or without cause by delivering notice to you. The rights of termination are in addition to all other rights or remedies of Contentive Media provided in these Terms or by law.
5. Changes to the Site
Contentive Media reserves the right, in its discretion, to suspend, change, modify, add or remove portions of Contentive Media Content available on the Sites at any time and to restrict the use and accessibility of the Sites.
6. Registration, Passwords and Responsibilities
Some parts of the Sites require registration. You are solely responsible for the confidentiality and use of and access to the Contentive Media Content and Sites using your username, password or ID. You agree to immediately notify Contentive Media if you become aware of any loss or theft of any username, password or ID or any unauthorised use of a username, password, ID, or any other login details. Contentive Media reserves the right to monitor and record activity on the Sites, including access to Contentive Media Content.
8. No Warranty, Disclaimer of Liability and Indemnity
Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the high quality and accuracy of the Sites, Contentive Media makes no warranty, express or implied concerning the Content of the Sites, which is provided "as is". Contentive Media expressly disclaims all warranties, including but not limited to warranties of fitness for a particular purpose and warranties of satisfactory quality. In no event will Contentive Media, its affiliates or other suppliers be liable for direct, special, incidental, or consequential damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of business information or other pecuniary loss) arising directly or indirectly from the use of (or failure to use) or reliance on the Content, even if Contentive Media has been advised of the possibility that such damages may arise. Contentive Media does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the Content appearing on the Sites, or that the Sites or related systems are free from viruses or other contaminating or destructive properties. In the event that Contentive Media incurs any liability whatsoever, the aggregate liability shall not exceed the amount that you originally paid for the service. Except in respect of fraudulent misrepresentation, this Agreement together with any order form and payment method instructions set forth the entire agreement and understanding of the parties relating to the subject matter herein. Any prior written or verbal agreements are superseded by this Agreement.
9. Force Majeure
Contentive Media, its affiliates and its information providers will not be liable or deemed to be in default for any delay or failure in performance or interruption of the delivery of Contentive Media Content resulting directly or indirectly from any cause or circumstance beyond its or their reasonable control, including but not limited to failure of electronic or mechanical equipment or communication lines, telephone or other interconnect problems, computer viruses, unauthorised access, theft, operator errors, severe weather, earthquakes or natural disasters, strikes or other labour problems, wars, or governmental restrictions.
10. Links To Third Party Websites
The Sites may contain links and pointers to Internet sites maintained by third parties. Contentive Media does not operate or control in any respect any information, products or services on such third party sites. Links are provided solely for your convenience, and do not constitute any endorsement by Contentive Media and/or its suppliers. You assume sole responsibility for use of third party links and pointers.
Changes to these Terms
Contentive Media may, at its discretion, change these Terms (including those relating to your use of the Sites and/or the Contentive Media Content). When the Terms are changed, Contentive Media will notify you by email or by publishing details of those changes by including them in these Terms.
Rights of reply
If at any time you, or your organisation, have a complaint or comment to make about the Content featured within the Sites they should contact the editor for that particular product whose details can be found on the product pages in question.
Advertising and Third Party Content
Parts of the Sites may contain advertising or other third party content. Advertisers and other content providers are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on the Sites complies with international and national law. Contentive Media is not responsible for any third party content or error, omission or inaccuracy in any advertising material.
If any provision of this agreement is held to be invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, Contentive Media shall amend the invalid provision in such reasonable manner as achieves the intention of the parties without illegality, or at Contentive Media's discretion such provision may be severed from this agreement and the remaining provisions shall nevertheless remain in full force and effect. Any cause of action of yours with respect to these Terms must be filed in a court of competent jurisdiction in England and Wales.
12. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, English law. The parties irrevocably agree that the courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute, which may arise out of, under, or in connection with these Terms or the legal relationship established by them, and for those purposes irrevocably submit all disputes to the jurisdiction of the English courts.