Terms of Use

Acceptance Of Contract Terms
THIS DOCUMENT DISCRIBES A LEGAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND ORIGIN SCOTLAND. PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY PRIOR TO VIEWING THIS WEB SITE ("SITE"). BY ACCESSING, VIEWING, BROWSING AND/OR USING THIS SITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND TO COMPLY WITH ALL APPLICABLE LAWS AND REGULATIONS, INCLUDING GOVERNMENTAL EXPORT AND RE-EXPORT CONTROL LAWS AND REGULATIONS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, DO NOT VIEW THIS SITE FURTHER.

Use of Site
The material provided on this Site is protected by law, including, but not limited to, copyright laws of the United Kingdom and international treaties. This Site is controlled and operated by ORIGIN SCOTLAND from its offices within the United Kingdom. ORIGIN SCOTLAND makes no representation that materials in the Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Anyone who elects to access this Site from any other location do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.

Use Restictions
The copyright in all material provided on this Site is held by ORIGIN SCOTLAND or by the original creator of the material. Except as advised herein, none of the material on this site may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of ORIGIN SCOTLAND or the copyright owner. Any use of these materials on any other Site or networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited.

Permission is granted to display and download the materials for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you do not modify the materials and that you retain all copyright claims, marks and other proprietary notices contained within the materials. This permission terminates automatically if you breach any of these Terms. Upon termination, you must immediately destroy any downloaded and printed materials obtained from this Site. You also may not, without ORIGIN SCOTLAND'S written permission, "mirror" or replicate any material contained on this Site on any other server. Any unauthorised use of any material contained on this Site may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity (including, without limitation, the Data Protection Act of 1998), and communications regulations and laws.

Applicable Law
Any claim relating to, and the use of, this Site and the materials contained herein is governed by the laws of Scotland.

Use of Software
If you download software from this Site ("Software"), use of the Software is subject to the license terms in the Software License Agreement that accompanies the software or is provided within the Software. You may not download or install the Software until you have read and accepted the terms of the Software License Agreement.

Links to Other Web Sites
Links to third party Web sites on this Site are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave the ORIGIN SCOTLAND Site. ORIGIN SCOTLAND does not actively review all of these third party sites, nor does it possess any control and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content.

Thus, ORIGIN SCOTLAND does not endorse or make any representations about any other linked site, or any information, software or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked from this Site, you do this entirely at your own risk.

Our Transmissions
Any material, information or idea you transmit to or post on this Site by any means will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary, and may be disseminated or used by ORIGIN SCOTLAND or its affiliates for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing of software and other products solely at the discretion of ORIGIN SCOTLAND. Notwithstanding the foregoing, all personal data provided to ORIGIN SCOTLAND will be handled in accordance with ORIGIN SCOTLAND'S Privacy Policy. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Site any unlawful, threatening, libellous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material, or any other material that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under the applicable laws, and any material which is contrary to any published governmental guideline documents on web usage within the UK or your originating country.

Disclaimer
THE MATERIALS AND SERVICES PROVIDED AT THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS, WHERE IS" WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, CONDITIONS OF CONTRACT, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. ORIGIN SCOTLAND further does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the materials or services at this Site. ORIGIN SCOTLAND may make changes to the materials and services at this Site, or to the products and prices described in them, at any time without notice. The materials and services at this Site may be out of date, and ORIGIN SCOTLAND makes no commitment to update the materials and services at this Site. Information published at this Site may refer to products, programs or services that are not available in your country. Consult your local ORIGIN SCOTLAND business contact for information regarding the products, programs and services that may be available to you. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.

Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, WILL ORIGIN SCOTLAND, ITS SUPPLIERS, OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED AT THIS SITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, ARISING OUT OF THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR THE RESULTS OF USE OF THIS SITE, ANY WEB SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE, OR THE MATERIALS OR INFORMATION OR SERVICES CONTAINED AT ANY OR ALL SUCH SITES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY AND WHETHER OR NOT ORIGIN SCOTLAND OR ITS REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF YOUR USE OF THE MATERIALS, INFORMATION OR SERVICES FROM THIS SITE RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION OF EQUIPMENT OR DATA, YOU ASSUME ALL COSTS THEREOF. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

ORIGIN SCOTLAND is registered in Scotland No 228298, Scottish Charity No SC032754

Terms of Use Revisions
ORIGIN SCOTLAND may revise these Terms at any time by updating this posting. By accessing, browsing and/or using this Site, you agree to be bound by any and as such revisions, and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then-current Terms, because they are binding on you. Certain provisions of these Terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this Site.
Last Revised: 15 May 2009