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By visiting the website www.hvmcatapult.com viewing, accessing or otherwise using any of the services or information created, collected, complied or submitted to www.hvmcatapult.com you provide full acceptance of these Website Legals and our Privacy & Cookies Notice in full (known collectively as ‘our Terms’). Our Terms constitute a legally binding agreement between you and HVM Catapult and your continued use of our website shall indicate your conclusive acceptance of our Terms. If you do not agree to be bound and comply with all of the foregoing, you may not access or use our website. Your sole recourse is to discontinue use of the website. We suggest that you print a copy of our Terms for your records.
All applicable laws and regulations will apply when using our website. You are responsible for all electronic communication and content sent from your computer. Further you shall not:
(a) upload, post or otherwise transmit through or to this website any content that:
1. is unlawful, abusive, threatening, harmful, obscene, lewd, offensive, defamatory or otherwise objectionable;
2. might infringe the intellectual property rights, privacy rights, rights of publicity, or other proprietary rights of others;
3. contains any viruses, trojan horses, time bombs, or any other harmful programs or elements;
(b) disrupt, place unreasonable burdens or excessive loads on, interfere with or attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion of our site, its computer systems, servers or networks;
(c) provide false information about yourself to us, impersonate any other person, or otherwise attempt to mislead others about your identity or the origin of any content, message or other communication;
Our website contains proprietary and confidential information including copyright material, trade marks and patents. All material on our website is protected by intellectual property laws and international intellectual property treaties and are the property of HVM Catapult or its licensors. Any third party trade marks and logos are the property of their respective owners. Any further rights not specifically granted herein are reserved.
You may print off or download content on this site as permitted under the fair dealing provisions of the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 (as amended) (sections 28 to 30) for the purposes of viewing it on your computer, research for non-commercial purposes, private study, criticism, review and news reporting, provided that you do not alter it in any way and acknowledge HVM Catapult as the source of the content and the copyright owners. In addition you may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material. Our content may not be copied, sold, reproduced or distributed for commercial gain without our explicit written permission.
All other use or copying of this site and any content on this site, other than as expressly permitted by HVM Catapult or permitted by law, is prohibited.
You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.
Linking to this site is allowed but we recommend Links to this site be to the home page or landing page, deep linking is not allowed. Anyone linking to this site must inform HVM Catapult in advance. HVM Catapult reserves the right to deny or withdraw permission to link where it sees the link is detrimental to HVM Catapult, its business or its partners.
If you intend to link to this site or would like to obtain permission to make use of material from this website, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
By submitting content to our website (including any text, photographs, graphics, video or audio) you simultaneously grant HVM Catapult an irrevocable, worldwide, royalty free licence to use the material in any way we want (including publishing, modifying, distributing and deleting it). In order that we can use your contribution, you confirm that your contribution is your own original work, is not defamatory and does not infringe any UK laws and that you have the right to give us permission to use it for the purposes specified above.
The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by HVM Catapult and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct we make no express or implied warranties, representations or undertakings whatsoever in relation to any of the content of this website (including the accuracy, quality or fitness for any purpose of the content). You understand and agree that your use of our website is entirely at your own risk and that it is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis.
Except for death or personal injury caused by our negligence, fraud and/or fraudulent misrepresentation HVM Catapult, its officers, employees, contractors or content providers shall in no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, injury to reputation, loss of information or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website or any information, services or content on www.hvmcatapult.com
Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, HVM Catapult does not warrant that functions available on this website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that the server that makes it available is free of viruses or bugs. HVM Catapult takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.
It is your responsibility to implement sufficient procedures and virus checks (including anti-virus and other security checks). Specialist or technical advice should be sought in relation to any particular circumstance or problem. This website does not contain or constitute any form of advice or recommendation.
You will not mis-use our website in any way including in any illegal or criminal way; in any way which would give rise to civil liability; or in any way which would be technically harmful to our website. In particular you must not misuse this site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You will not attempt to gain unauthorised access to this site, the server on which this site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to this site. You must not attack this site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your IP address to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use this site will cease immediately.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of this site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it. You agree not to use this website, its facilities or any information contained on it for, or to facilitate the distribution of unsolicited emails to any person.
Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of HVM Catapult. We provide these for convenience and information only. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them, likewise the lack of linking to a particular site does not imply a lack of endorsement.
A person who is not a party to the agreement formed by our Terms will have no right under the Contracts (Right of Third Parties) Act 1999 to enforce any term of it but this shall not affect any right or remedy of a third party which exists or is available apart from that Act.
The laws of England shall govern your use of the site and you hereby agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts to resolve any legal matter arising from this agreement or related to your use of www.hvmcatapult.com
If you are a consumer, nothing in our Terms shall be deemed to restrict or affect any of your statutory rights under English Law to the extent that they are applicable to your use of this website and to these Terms.
HVM Catapult reserves the right to modify, add or remove any term of our Terms from time to time at our sole discretion, without any notice or liability to you. Changes to our Terms become effective on the date they are posted and your continued use of www.hvmcatapult.com after any changed to Terms will signify your agreement to be bound by them. Our Terms were last modified on 9 May 2013.