Last updated: 21 October 2019

Introduction

There terms and conditions ("terms") apply to all APTIM-Solutions Limited websites and applications.

Please read these terms carefully as they contain important information regarding your legal rights, remedies and obligations with respect to your user of the website, including but not limited to various limitations, exclusions, and indemnities.

By accessing or using the website, and the content and services available via the website, you signify that you have read, understand and agree to be bound by these terms in all respects with respect to the website or application. If you are not willing to be bound by each and every term or condition, or if any representation made herein by you is not true, you may not use, and must cease using, the website or application.

As used in these terms and the website or application, APTIM, us and we refer to APTIM-Solutions Limited.

Definitions

Content means all materials and content, including designs, editorial, text, graphics, audiovisual materials, multimedia elements, photographs, videos, music, sound recordings, reports, documents, software, information, formulae, patterns, data and any other work.

Partner and Principal mean an individual who is a Partner, Principal, member, shareholder or equivalent of APTIM in accordance with terminology commonly used in professional services organisations.

Registered user means a user who has registered and created an account with APTIM to access enhanced features of a website or application.

User means all users of a website or application.

You means you as an individual user of a website or application.

About the website

The website provides information about APTIM, including thought leadership and the services and products we provide. References to "website" include all software, content and features provided within the relevant website or application.

The website offers a range of interactive features, such as access to premium and personalised content, user profiles, reading lists, commenting and other publicly accessible collaborative features. We may add other features from time to time. Certain features are available only to registered users.

Information purposes only

The website and content available within them is for informational purposes only. Neither the website nor the content available within them constitutes professional advice, and neither should be relied upon by you or any third party, including for example to operate or promote your business, secure financing or capital in any form, obtain any regulatory or governmental approvals, or otherwise to procure services or other benefits from any entity. Before making any decision or taking any action you should consult with professional advisors.

Changes to and availability

The website is made available on an "as is" basis with no representation or warranty with respect to their functionality or availability and with no guarantee that they are complete, accurate, or timely nor any guarantee regarding any results you or others may obtain from their use. Access to all or parts of any of the website may be suspended at any time without notice.

Submissions

You acknowledge and agree that any submissions (comments, sharing of material, providing ideas, proposals, suggestions) are not confidential.

Your responsibilities

Acceptable conduct

You will use the website only for lawful purposes. If at any time you become aware of any violation, by any person or entity, of any part of these terms, you will immediately notify us by email here and provide us with assistance, as requested to stop or remedy such violation.

Prohibited conduct

In using the website, you must not do any of the following:
  • post, transmit or otherwise make available through the website any materials that are or may be threatening, harassing, degrading, hateful or intimidating, or otherwise fail to respect the rights and dignity of others;
  • post, transmit, or otherwise make available through the website any material protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity or privacy or any other proprietary right, without the express prior written consent of the applicable owner;
  • use the website for any commercial purpose;
  • use the website for any purpose that is fraudulent or otherwise tortious or unlawful;
  • interfere with or disrupt the operation of the website or the servers or networks used to make the website avialable, including by hacking or defacing any portion of any of the website;
  • reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, create derivative works of, sell, rent, lease, loan, timeshare, distribute or otherwise exploit any portion of the website except as expressly authorised herein, without APTIM's prior written consent;
  • reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any portion of the website, except where such restriction is expressly prohibited by applicable law;
  • remove or alter any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notice on the website or content you access via the website;
  • use any robot, spide, website search/retrieval application or other manual or automatic device to retrieve, index, scrape, data mine or otherwise gather content from the website.

If you do not comply with these terms (or if we have reasonable grounds to suspect or are investigating suspected non-compliance) we may suspend your access to the website or take any other steps we consider appropriate.

Intellectual property

Our content

Except where expressly stated otherwise, all right, title, and interest in and to the website and all content, source code, processes, designs, technologies, URLs, domain names, marks and logos forming any part of the website are fully vested in us, our licensors, or our suppliers and protected by applicable copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, or other proprietary rights and laws.

Unless otherwise expressly authorised by us in writing, you agree not to:
  • copy, modify, deep link, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, sublicense, grant a security interest in or otherwise transfer any right or interest in our content;
  • remove any proprietary notices or labels on or in our content; or
  • allow any person or entity to engage in any of the foregoing.

Liabilities and warranties

Limitation of liability

The website are provided for information purposes only and, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, APTIM exclude all liability for any loss or damage of whatever kind and however arising in connection with your use of, or inability to use, the website and any materials you obtain via the website.

Warranties

APTIM makes no representations or warranties about the website, which is provided "as is". To the maximum extent permitted by law, we exclude all implied warranties regarding the site, including without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for purpose, title and non-infringement.