By using our site, you agree to accept the terms and abide by them. If you do not agree to the terms, please refrain from using our site.
The following additional terms apply to your use of our site:
Privacy Notice (website users), this sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you through our use of the site.
Our site is operated by Genomics plc (referred to in these terms as “we”, “us” or “our”).
1. Accessing our site
Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend our site without notice at any time and for any period (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our site, or our entire site.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site and for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.
2. Intellectual property rights
We are the owner of, or have otherwise been granted appropriate rights to use, all intellectual property rights contained in or otherwise arising in our site, and all the material published on the site (collectively the “Website Material”).
The Website Material is protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. Other than as set out in these terms, all rights in the Website Material are reserved.
The Genomics plc logo, and the POWERED BY GENOMICS phrase used on the site are trade marks or registered trade marks of Genomics plc. No licence to use any of Genomics plc’s trade marks is given or implied. Users are not permitted to use these trade marks without the prior written consent of Genomics plc. The use of these trade marks or any other Website Materials, except as permitted in these terms, is expressly prohibited and may be in violation of UK trade mark or other applicable laws.
Genomics plc authorises you to view and download the Website Material, provided that: (i) you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original Website Material on any copies of the Website Material; (ii) your use of the Website Material is for your personal, non-commercial use only, and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in any media; (iii) you may not modify the Website Material in any way or reproduce, publicly display, perform, distribute, transmit, or create derivative works from any of the Website Material; and (iv) you may not transfer the Website Material to any other person unless you give them notice of, and they agree to accept, these terms.
The above authorisation does not include the design or layout of the site, elements of which are legally protected and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No logo, graphic, sound, or image from the site may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly authorised in writing by Genomics plc. No other use of the Website Material is authorised. The Website Materials are proprietary and any unauthorised use of any Website Material may violate copyright, trade mark, and other laws.
We accept no responsibility for, and exclude all liability in connection with you browsing this site, using any information displayed on this site and/or downloading any material from this site, in each case including but not limited to any liability for errors, inaccuracies, omissions or misleading or defamatory statements. This disclaimer sets out our entire liability to you in respect of the content on our site.
Although we take great care in producing and selecting the Website Materials and we have taken every care in the preparation of the content of our site, the Website Materials displayed are provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to their accuracy. We will not be responsible for any errors, inaccuracies, omissions or misleading or defamatory statements or for any technical problems you may experience with our site. If we are informed of any inaccuracies in the content on our site we will attempt to correct them as soon as we reasonably can.
As such, the content of our site should not be relied upon. In addition, none of the content will form any part of any contract between us or constitute an offer by us. Specific disclaimers may apply in addition to certain content or parts of our site.
Any material, information or other communication you may transmit or post to the site other than your personal data will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. We will be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate or otherwise use the communications in all data, images, sounds, text and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes. You grant us an irrevocable, non-exclusive licence to use any material you provide to us or upload to our site in connection with our business and our site, including on our site and in marketing material for our business.
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from the site any unlawful, threatening, libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, or other material that would violate any law.
Information on our site may be changed or updated without notice. We may also make improvements and/or changes in the products and/or services and programmes described in this information at any time without notice.
The services and materials on this site are provided “as is” and we expressly disclaim any and all warranties, express or implied, to the extent permitted by law.
4. Our liability
Nothing in these terms excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.
To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied.
We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with: use of, or inability to use, our site; or use of or reliance on any content (including Website Material) displayed on our site.
If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for: loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue; business interruption; loss of anticipated savings; loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
If you are a consumer user, you agree not to use our site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.
We assume no responsibility for the content of websites to which our site links. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
5. Viruses, hacking and other offences
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
6. Third Party Services
We may from time to time make available through our site certain services provided by third parties. To gain access to these services, you must deal with these third parties direct. We have no control over the content of those third party sites or the performance of these services. Accordingly, you use these services at your own risk and we accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
7. Linking to our site
You may link to our site, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you and our site must not be framed on any other site. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
8. Jurisdiction and applicable law
The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our site.
These terms and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales.
If any of these terms in these terms are held to be invalid, the remaining terms and conditions shall continue to be valid to the fullest extent permitted by law.
We may revise these terms at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.
10. Your concerns
If you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Turning Off Cookies
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