THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS GOVERN YOUR USE OF SHEFFIELD BOOKS WEB SITE (THE “WEB SITE”) OPERATED BY ARC PUBLISHING AND PRINT. BY USING THE WEB SITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND SIGNIFY THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREED TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT AND AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU MAY NOT USE THE WEB SITES.
1. Changes to these Terms and Conditions
Arc Publishing and Print may, in its discretion, change, supplement or amend these Terms and Conditions as they relate to your future use of the Web sites from time to time, for any reason, and without any prior notice or liability to you or any other person, by posting the modified Terms and Conditions on the Web sites. You may not change, supplement, or amend these Terms and Conditions in any manner. Each time you use the Web sites, you acknowledge and signify that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by these Terms and Conditions as they then read.
2. Arc Publishing and Print Customer Agreement
These Terms and Conditions supplement the Arc Publishing and Print Customer Agreement, which applies to registered Arc Publishing and Print customers.
3. Permission to use the Web sites
The Web sites may be accessed and used only by individuals who are able to enter into legally binding and enforceable contracts. Users of the Web sites must comply with all applicable laws. Persons in jurisdictions may not use the Web sites where access to or use of the Web sites or any part of them may be illegal or prohibited. If you breach any provision of these Terms and Conditions, you may no longer use the Web sites. Arc Publishing and Print may in its discretion refuse permission to access and use the Web sites.
The Web sites are made available to you for your lawful, personal, non-commercial use only. You may access and browse the Web sites only using commercially available, SSL-capable Web browser software. You may print or download the pages of the Web sites for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you do not modify any of the pages or other content and you do not remove or alter any visible or non-visible identification, marks, notices, or disclaimers. The Web sites and their content may not be copied, imitated, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, modified, indexed, catalogued, or distributed in any way, in whole or in part, without the express prior written consent of Arc Publishing and Print You may not reproduce, copy, duplicate, sell, or resell any part of the Web sites or access to the Web sites.
The Web sites are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis, and without any representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, whether express or implied, and including without limitation implied conditions, warranties or representations of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, performance, durability, security, availability, or accessibility, all of which are hereby disclaimed by Arc Publishing and Print to the fullest extent permitted by law. You are solely responsible for: (a) obtaining, configuring and maintaining all computer hardware, software, telephone services, and other equipment and services necessary for You to access and use the Web sites; (b) scanning for and preventing the receipt and transmission of viruses, Trojan horses, worms or other destructive or disruptive components; and (c) maintaining a complete and current backup of all of the data contained on your computer system prior to accessing or using the Web sites.
Regardless of the nature of the claim or the reasons for the loss and damages, Arc Publishing and Print liability is limited to foreseeable and direct damages only. Arc Publishing and Print will not under any circumstances be liable to you or any other person for any loss of use, loss of production, loss of income or profits (anticipated or otherwise), loss of markets, economic loss, special, indirect or consequential loss or damage or punitive damages, whether in contract, tort or under any other theory of law or equity, arising from, connected with, or relating to the use of the Websites by you or any other person.
In no event will Arc Publishing and Print be total liability to you or any other person for any claims, proceedings, liabilities, obligations, damages, losses, and costs, whether in contract, tort or under any other theory of law or equity, and regardless of any negligence or other fault or wrongdoing by Arc Publishing and Print or any person for whom Arc Publishing and Print is responsible.
The exclusion of certain warranties and the exclusion or limitation of certain liabilities is prohibited by law in some jurisdictions. Such limitations may apply to you. The warranty disclaimer and liability exclusion and limitation clauses survive indefinitely after the termination of this Agreement.
5. No Advice
The Web sites are not intended to be a comprehensive or detailed statement concerning the matters addressed; professional or expert advice or recommendations; or an offer or recommendation to sell or buy any book or other item, product or service. You should seek appropriate, qualified professional advice and recommendations before acting or omitting to act based upon any information provided on or though the Web sites.
Communications sent to Arc Publishing and Print by means of the Web sites or email are not considered delivered or effective unless and until they are actually received and processed by Arc Publishing and Print responsible representative.
7. Web site Content
Arc Publishing and Print is not obliged to monitor, screen, police or edit the use of the Web sites, including postings of materials to the Web sites, although Arc Publishing and Print reserves the right to do so in its discretion. Arc Publishing and Print will respond as it considers appropriate, in its discretion, if it becomes aware of any inappropriate uses of the Web sites, including without limitation uses that constitute copyright infringement.
8. Ownership of the Web sites
All Rights Reserved. The Web sites and their content (including all information in text, graphical, video and audio forms, images, icons, software, design, applications and other elements available on or through the Websites) are the property of Arc Publishing and Print and others, and are protected by international copyright and other laws. Your use of the Web sites does not transfer to you any ownership or other rights in the Web sites or their content.
9. Other Sites
The Web sites may include advertisements for, and links to, other web sites or resources and businesses operated by other persons, including sellers (“Other Sites”). Other Sites are independent from Arc Publishing and Print has no responsibility or liability for or control over Other Sites, their business, goods, services, or content. Links to Other Sites are provided solely for your convenience. Arc Publishing and Print does not sponsor or endorse any Other Sites or their content or the goods or services available through those Other Sites. Your use of Other Sites and your dealings with the owners or operators of Other Sites is at your own risk, and you shall not make any claim against Arc Publishing and Print arising out of your use of any Other Sites or your dealings with the owners or operators of any Other Sites.
10. Linking, Framing, Mirroring, Scraping, Data-Mining or Postings
Links to the Web sites without the express written permission of Arc Publishing and Print are strictly prohibited. The framing, mirroring, scraping or data mining of the Web sites or any of their content in any form and by any method are strictly prohibited.
You may not use any collaborative browsing or display technologies in connection with your use of the Websites or to post comments, communications, or any other data of any kind to or on the Websites with the intention that other users of the Websites may view such postings.
11. Personal Information Privacy
12. Unsolicited Submissions
If you send any unsolicited ideas, suggestions or other materials, including ideas for new advertising campaigns, new promotions, new or improved goods, services or technologies, product enhancements, processes, materials, marketing plans, or new product names (“Submissions”) to Arc Publishing and Print or the Web sites, you automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of the Submissions grants) to Arc Publishing and Print and its assigns a perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable, unrestricted, non-exclusive, world-wide, assignable, sub-licensable, right and license to use, copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display and otherwise exploit the Submissions or any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques associated with the Submissions for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, using any form, media or technology now known or later developed, without providing compensation to you or any other person, without any liability whatsoever, and free from any obligation of confidence or other duties on the part of Arc Publishing and Print or its assigns, and you agree, represent and warrant that all moral rights in the Submissions are waived in favour of Arc Publishing and Print and its assigns.
13. Software Agreements
Arc Publishing and Print may cause software to be available for you to download from the Web sites or through other websites. The software is protected by copyright. These Terms and Conditions and the software licence agreement specific to the software govern your downloading and use of the software.
Any rights not expressly granted in these Terms and Conditions are reserved to Arc Publishing and Print.
These Terms and Conditions are subject to change without notice.