Terms of use for Actuaries for Lawyers seminar materials

A: PROPERTY OF LICENSOR

YOU MAY OBTAIN A COPY OF THIS SOFTWARE PRODUCT BY DOWNLOADING IT REMOTELY FROM OUR SERVER (‘HARD MEDIA’).THE COPYRIGHT, DATABASE RIGHTS AND ANY OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS IN THE PROGRAMS AND DATA WHICH CONSTITUTE THIS SOFTWARE PRODUCT (‘THE MATERIALS’), TOGETHER WITH THE HARD MEDIA ON WHICH THEY WERE SUPPLIED TO YOU, ARE AND REMAIN THE PROPERTY OF ACTUARIES FOR LAWYERS LIMITED AND/OR PENSION ACTUARIES LIMITED (‘THE LICENSOR’). YOU ARE LICENSED TO USE THEM ONLY IF YOU ACCEPT ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET OUT BELOW.

B: LICENCE ACCEPTANCE PROCEDURE

BY CLICKING ON THE ACCEPTANCE BUTTON YOU INDICATE ACCEPTANCE OF THIS LICENCE AGREEMENT AND THE LIMITED WARRANTY AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SET OUT IN THIS LICENCE AGREEMENT. SUCH ACCEPTANCE IS EITHER ON YOUR OWN BEHALF OR ON BEHALF OF ANY CORPORATE ENTITY WHICH EMPLOYS YOU OR WHICH YOU REPRESENT (‘CORPORATE LICENSEE’). IN THIS LICENCE AGREEMENT, ‘YOU’ INCLUDES BOTH THE READER AND ANY CORPORATE LICENSEE.

C: LICENCE REJECTION PROCEDURE                    

YOU SHOULD THEREFORE READ THIS LICENCE AGREEMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE CLICKING ON THE ACCEPTANCE BUTTON. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU SHOULD DELETE THE MATERIALS FROM YOUR COMPUTER AND PROMPTLY (AND IN ANY EVENT, WITHIN 14 DAYS OF RECEIPT) NOTIFY THE LICENSOR.

D: OTHER AGREEMENTS

IF YOUR USE OF THESE PROGRAMS AND DATA IS PURSUANT TO AN EXECUTED LICENCE AGREEMENT, SUCH AGREEMENT SHALL APPLY INSTEAD OF THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS.                  

LICENCE AGREEMENT AND LIMITED WARRANTY

1. Ownership of materials and copies

The Materials and related documentation are copyrighted works of authorship, and are also protected under applicable database laws. The Licensor retains ownership of the Materials and all subsequent copies of the Materials, regardless of the form in which the copies may exist. This licence is not a sale of the original Materials or any copies.

2.Licence

Provided that you have paid the applicable licence fee, the Licensor grants to you a limited, non-exclusive licence to:      

  • use and copy the Materials for use on any computer system owned, leased and/or controlled by you.
  • make copies of the Materials for back-up, archival or other security purposes.

3. Licence restrictions

 You may not use, copy, modify or transfer the Materials (including any related documentation) or any copy, in whole or in part, including any print-out of all or part of any database, except as expressly provided for in this licence. If you transfer possession of any copy of the Materials to another party except as provided above, your licence is automatically terminated. You may not translate, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, modify or create derivative works based on the Materials, except as expressly permitted by this licence. You may not vary, delete or obscure any notices of proprietary rights or any product identification or restrictions on or in the Materials.

4.No transfer

The Materials are licensed only to you. You may not rent, lease, sub-license, sell, assign, pledge, transfer or otherwise dispose of the Materials, on a temporary or permanent basis, without the prior written consent of the Licensor. You may not transfer, divulge or share the user name and password provided to access the Materials to or with any third party without the prior written consent of the Licensor.

5.Undertakings

You undertake to:

  • ensure that, prior to use of the Materials by your employees or agents, all such parties are notified of this licence and the terms of this Agreement;
  • reproduce and include our copyright notice (or such other party’s copyright notice as specified on the Materials) on all and any copies of the Materials, including any partial copies of the Materials;
  • hold all drawings, specifications, data (including object and source codes), software listings and all other information relating to the Materials confidential and not at any time, during this licence or after its expiry, disclose the same, whether directly or indirectly, to any third party without the Licensor’s consent.

6.No warranty

No warranty, representation or guarantee of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, any implied warranties of quality, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or ability to achieve a particular result is made by the Licensor. You assume the entire risk as to the quality and performance of the Materials. Should the Materials prove defective, you (and not the Licensor) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair or correction. The Licensor does not warrant that the Materials will meet your requirements or that its operation will be uninterrupted or error free. The Materials are designed to be an integral part of the seminars delivered by the Licensor and must not be used for giving advice in any shape or form. The Licensor accepts no responsibility for loss or consequential loss occasioned to any person or company acting or refraining from acting as a result the Materials.

7.Exclusion of liability

Except in respect of personal injury or death caused directly by the negligence of the Licensor, in no event will the Licensor be liable to you for any damages, including any lost profits, lost savings, loss of data or any indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages arising out of the use of or inability to use such Materials, even if the Licensor has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

8.Your statutory rights

This licence gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights that vary from country to country. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, or certain kinds of limitations or exclusions of liability, so the above limitations and exclusions may not apply to you. Other jurisdictions allow limitations and exclusions subject to certain conditions. In such a case the above limitations and exclusions shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by the laws of such applicable jurisdictions. If any part of the above limitations or exclusions is held to be void or unenforceable, such part shall be deemed to be deleted from this Agreement and the remainder of the limitation or exclusion shall continue in full force and effect. Any rights that you may have as a consumer (ie a purchaser for private as opposed to business, academic or government use) are not affected.

9.Term

The licence is effective until terminated. You may terminate it at any time by destroying the Materials together with all copies in any form. It will also terminate upon conditions set out elsewhere in this Agreement or if you fail to comply with any term or condition of this Agreement or if you voluntarily return the Materials to us. You agree upon such termination to destroy the Materials together with all copies in any form.

10.Export

You will comply with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations governing export of goods and information, including the laws of the countries in which the Materials were created. In particular, you will not export or re-export, directly or indirectly, separately or as a part of a system, the Materials or other information relating thereto to any country for which an export licence or other approval is required, without first obtaining such licence or other approval.

11.General

  • Each party irrevocably agrees that the courts of the country of registration of the Licensor, its subsidiary office, or reseller which issues an invoice for this licence, shall have exclusive jurisdiction to resolve any controversy or claim of whatever nature arising out of or in relation to this Agreement and the place of performance of this Agreement shall be that country and that the laws of that country shall govern such controversy or claim.
  • This Agreement constitutes the complete and exclusive statement of the Agreement between the Licensor and you with respect to the subject matter of this Agreement and supersedes all proposals, representations, understandings and prior agreements, whether oral or written, and all other communications between us relating to that subject matter.
  • Any clause in this Agreement that is found to be invalid or unenforceable shall be deemed deleted and the remainder of this Agreement shall not be affected by that deletion.
  • Failure or neglect by either party to exercise any of its rights or remedies under this Agreement will not be construed as a waiver of that party’s rights nor in any way affect the validity of the whole or part of this Agreement nor prejudice that party’s right to take subsequent action.
  • This Agreement is personal to you and you may not assign, transfer, sub-contract or otherwise part with this Agreement or any right or obligation under it without the Licensor’s prior written consent.