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These Terms of Service may be changed in the future without further notice. Your continued use of the Site after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms of Service. Further, these Terms of Service apply exclusively to your access to, and use of, the Site and are in addition to the terms or conditions of any other agreement you may have with OPARS Ltd for products, services or otherwise.
Except as stated herein, none of the material on the 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 OPARS Ltd or the respective copyright owner. Permission is granted to display and use the materials on the Site for personal, noncommercial and informational use only, provided that you may not, without the permission of OPARS Ltd or the respective copyright owner, (a) copy, publish, duplicate, or distribute any materials, (b) modify the materials or (c) remove or alter any copyright or other proprietary notices contained in the materials.
OPARS Ltd allows you to make personal use only of the Site. Such use does not include, without limitation: (a) any resale or commercial use of the Site or content therein; (b) making derivative uses of the Site or its contents; or (c) use of any data mining, robots or similar data gathering and extraction methods. You are not conveyed any right or license by implication, estoppel or otherwise in or under any patent, trademark, copyright or proprietary right of OPARS Ltd or any third party.
You may not use framing techniques to enclose any OPARS Ltd logo or other proprietary information (including the images found at the Site, the content of the Site, or the layout/design of any page or form contained on a page) without OPARS Ltd's express written consent. Further, you may not use any meta tags or any other hidden text utilizing a OPARS Ltd name or product name without OPARS Ltd's express written consent.
You may create a hyperlink to the Site provided such link and the content associated with the link do not portray OPARS Ltd or any of its products and services in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise defamatory manner. You may not use a OPARS Ltd logo or other proprietary graphic of OPARS Ltd to link to the Site without the express written permission of OPARS Ltd. This permission may be revoked at any time. OPARS Ltd makes no claim or representation regarding, and accepts no responsibility for, the quality, content, nature or reliability of sites accessible by hyperlink from the Site, or sites linking to the Site. These linked sites are not under the control of OPARS Ltd and OPARS Ltd is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any review, changes or updates to such sites. OPARS Ltd is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply affiliation, endorsement or adoption by OPARS Ltd of the site or any information contained therein.
When leaving the OPARS Ltd site, you should be aware that OPARS Ltd's terms and policies no longer govern, and therefore you should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data-gathering practices, of that site.
Use of the Site
In using the Site, you agree: Not to disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise abuse, the Site, or any services, system resources, accounts, servers or networks connected to or accessible through the Site or affiliated or linked Web sites Not to disrupt or interfere with any other user's enjoyment of the Site or affiliated or linked Web sites Not to attempt to obtain unauthorized access to the Site or portions of the Site that are restricted from general access.
In addition, you agree that you will comply with all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations that relate to your use of or activities on the Site.
Furthermore, OPARS Ltd is not responsible for the delivery or quality of any goods or services sold or advertised by third parties through or on the Site.
Intellectual Property Complaint Procedure
If you believe that an item of content infringes your intellectual property in a material way, please notify OPARS Ltd and provide the following information for each allegedly infringing item of content:
- A physical or electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
- For copyright complaints, an identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed.
- For trademark complaints, proof of registration of the underlying mark, including registration number.
- For patent or other proprietary right complaints, a list of allegedly infringed materials.
- An identification of the specific item of content that you claim is infringing so that we may locate it on the site.
- Your address, telephone number and email address.
- A statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright or other proprietary right owner, its agent, or the law.
- A statement by you that the above information in your notice is accurate, made under penalty of perjury, and that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
In cases where OPARS Ltd owns the relevant item of content, OPARS Ltd will reply to complaints. In cases where OPARS Ltd has received the item of content from a third party content provider, OPARS Ltd will pass complaints along to that third party content provider for evaluation and response.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless OPARS Ltd from any claim, action, demand, loss or damages (including attorneys' fees) made or incurred by any third party arising out of or relating to your conduct, your use of the Site or the services offered thereon, your violation of these Terms of Service, or your violation of any rights of a third party.
You agree that any materials, including but not limited to questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, plans, notes, drawings, original or creative materials or other information, provided by you in the form of email or other submission to OPARS Ltd are nonconfidential and shall become the sole property of OPARS Ltd. OPARS Ltd shall own exclusive rights, including all intellectual property rights, and shall be entitled to the unrestricted use of these materials for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you. The submission of any materials to OPARS Ltd irrevocably waives any and all moral rights in such materials, including the rights of paternity and integrity.
Credit Card Security
We know of no documented cases of credit card fraud using our shopping system over the Internet. All credit card numbers are encrypted in the software when the order is placed using industry standard SSL encryption in conjunction with Actinic shopping cart software. They are only decrypted after they reach our computer. They are not held in clear text on any web site. This system is approved by the UK high street banks.
After purchasing any downloadable e-goods or product from OPARS Ltd, it is your responsibility to download the e-products within 24 hour of purchase. If you believe an error has been made in the purchase, please do not download the e-product and contact us explaining the error. Once you download the e-product, then it is impossible for us to refund you for it. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE that OPARS Ltd has the right to put a temporary hold on any account while it validates credit card purchases and/or reviews such transactions for potential fraud. While an account is on hold, downloading e-products is not allowed. Once the purchase is validated, the hold will be removed and downloading will be possible. Or, if the transaction is fraudulent, then the account will be frozen and other actions will be taken. Important Notice:Once an e-product is downloaded, it cannot be refunded or exchanged for another e-product or for a different format of the same e-product.
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Notwithstanding any of these Terms of Service, OPARS Ltd reserves the right, without notice and in its sole discretion, to terminate your permission to use the Site, for any or no reason, and to block or prevent future access to and use of the Site. OPARS Ltd may, in its sole discretion, discontinue or alter any or all aspects of the Site or the services offered thereon at any time without notice.
If any provision of these Terms of Service shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms of Service and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
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