Legal

Disclaimer 

[01 October 2011] Unless specified otherwise, references in this site to ‘Brand-ID’ shall mean Brand-ID Europe Ltd Company Registration No. 88817. While Brand-ID has taken care to ensure that the content on this website is accurate and that you suffer no loss or damage because of your use of this website. The part of the website provided by Brand-ID and the Brand-ID services accessible on or via this website are provided ‘as is’ and your use of these is at your own risk.

Brand-ID does not warrant that the website, any tools such as calculators, software, information, content or online services will be error-free or will meet any particular criteria of accuracy, completeness, reliability, performance or quality.

Brand-ID expressly disclaims all implied warranties, including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability, title, and fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. While Brand-ID takes all reasonable precautions to prevent this, we do not warrant that the website or any software available for download via the website is free of viruses or destructive code.

Brand-ID and our partners, customer, affiliates, shareholders, agents, consultants or employees are not liable for any damages whatsoever relating to your use of this website or the online services or the information contained on this website or your inability to use this website or the online services. This includes, without limitation, any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, whether arising out of contract, statute, delict or otherwise and regardless of whether we were expressly advised of the possibility of such loss or damage.

Without derogating from the generality of the above, we will not be liable for:

  • any interruption, malfunction, downtime or other failure of the website or online services, our system, databases or any of its components, for whatever reason;
  • any loss or damage arising from your orders, decisions, purchases or disposal of goods and services, based on the information provided on this website;
  • any loss or damage with regard to customer data or other data directly or indirectly caused by malfunction of our system, third party systems, power failures, unlawful access to or theft of data, computer viruses or destructive code on our system or third party systems; programming defects or negligence on our part;
  • any interruption, malfunction, downtime or other failure of goods or services provided by third parties, including, without limitation, third party systems such as the communication service providers, electricity suppliers, local authorities and certification authorities;
  • any event over which we have no direct control.

Legal Information 

The following sets out the terms and conditions of use of Brand-ID websites, web portlets and online services. Unless specified otherwise, references in this site to ‘Brand-ID’ shall mean Brand-ID Europe Ltd Company Registration No. 88817.

Our liability to you

The information contained in this website is not comprehensive. Despite our efforts, it may not be accurate, up to date or applicable to the circumstances of any particular case. We cannot accept any liability for any inaccuracies or omissions (other than for fraudulent misrepresentation) in this website and any decisions you make based on information contained in this website are your sole responsibility. Neither Brand-ID nor any of its subsidiaries accept liability for any direct, indirect, special, consequential or other losses or damages of whatsoever kind arising out of access to, or the use of this website or any information contained in it. We are of happy to discuss with you the implications of any issue raised if you e-mail us at assure@brandid.eu

Other than in respect of personal information which will be treated in accordance with the Brand-ID Privacy Statement that appears in this website. Information provided to us by you directly, indirectly or derived through your use of the website or online services, you agree that we have unlimited rights to such information and that we may use such information in any way we choose. Such information shall be deemed to be non-confidential.

Forward Looking Statements

Statements made on or contained in this website or in documents referred to, particularly those regarding capital employed, capital expenditure, cash flows, costs, savings, debt, demand, disposals, dividends, earnings, efficiency, gearing, growth, improvements, investments, margins, performance, prices, production, productivity, profits, reserves, returns, sales, strategy, synergies, tax rates, trends, value, volumes, the effects of Brand-ID merger and acquisition activity, are or may be forward looking statements. Such statements reflect the views of Brand-ID as of the date made with respect to future events and are subject to risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ from those expressed in such statements, depending on a variety of factors including future levels of industry product supply; demand and pricing; political stability and economic growth; development and use of new technology; actions of competitors; and natural disasters, wars and acts of terrorism. Brand-ID disclaims any intention or obligation to update forward looking statements.

Ownership of the copyright of this site

The copyright in the contents and any downloads from this website is owned by Brand-ID or its subsidiaries unless otherwise stated. All rights reserved by Brand-ID.

You are responsible for obeying all applicable copyright laws. We permit you to make copies of this website as necessary incidental acts during your viewing of it; and you may take a print for your personal use of so much of the site as is reasonable for private purposes. All other use is strictly prohibited. You may not frame this site nor link to a page other than the home page without our express permission and appropriate display of the links to this document, acknowledgement of Brand-ID as well as relevant copyright notices.

Ownership of trademarks

Brand-ID registered and unregistered artworks, terminology and phrases are trademarks of Brand-ID.

Permission for hyperlinks, deep linking, crawlers and metatags

Nobody may establish a hyperlink, frame, metatag or similar reference, whether electronically or otherwise, to this site or any subsidiary pages before receiving our prior written approval, which may be withheld or granted subject to the conditions we specify from time to time. An application to do this must be submitted to webmaster@brandid.eu . Once received we will do our best to respond and enter into further discussions with you. If you do not receive a written response from us within five business days, consider your request as having been rejected.

Neither Brand-ID nor any of our subsidiaries are responsible for the content of any other website, including any website through which you may have gained access to our website or to which you may gain access from our website. We do not accept any liability in connection with any such sites or links.

Where we provide a hyperlink to a third party’s website, we do so because we believe in good faith that such a website contains or may contain material that is relevant to that on our website. Such a hyperlink does not signify that Brand-ID or its subsidiaries have reviewed or approve of the connected third party’s website or its contents - in certain instances a hyperlink may connect you to a third party’s website containing views contradictory to those expressed on our website or otherwise held by Brand-ID and its subsidiaries.

Breach of these conditions entitles us to take legal action without prior notice to you and you agree to reimburse the costs associated with such legal action to us on an attorney and own client scale.

Live information feeds and stored data

Brand-ID’s website and online services make use of services and data provided by other organisations. We have no control over this information and make no representations or warranties of any nature as to its accuracy, appropriateness or correctness. You agree that such information is provided ‘as is’ and Brand-ID will not be directly or indirectly liable for any damages that may arise from your reliance on and use of it.

Your privacy and security

Our commitment to your privacy and the security of your personal information is outlined in our privacy and security statement.

Amendments to these conditions

We may amend these conditions from time to time. By accessing this site or using the online services you are bound to the version of the conditions published here at the time of any visit to this site. You agree to view the current version each time you access the site.

A certificate signed by the person responsible for maintaining this site will be prima facie proof of the date of publication and content of the terms and conditions to which you agreed at the time of using the site or online services.

Software

You are required to use and maintain hardware and software of sufficient quality and performance capability and to use only the latest versions of the available internet browsers. Your failure to use these browsers may result in a higher security risk and/or cause some or all of the functionality of the site not to operate properly or at all.

Software, if any, made available for download on or via our site is governed by licence conditions that establish a legal relationship with the licensor. You indemnify us against any breach of these licence conditions. We give no warranty and make no representation, whether express or implied, as to the quality or fitness for purpose of the use of such software.

No warranty, whether express or implied, is given that any files, downloads or applications available via this site are free of malware, viruses, trojans, bombs, time-locks or any other data or code which has the ability to corrupt or affect the operation of your computer, database, network or other information system.

Capacity to enter into agreements

You hereby warrant to us that you have the required legal capacity to enter into and be bound by contractual terms. Minors must be assisted by their legal guardians when reading these conditions. If you are unsure whether you have the legal capacity to enter into agreements, contact someone able to provide you with this information before you continue using this site or the online services.

Transmission of information

Information transmitted via an unsecured link over the Internet, including email, is susceptible to potential unlawful access, distortion or monitoring. As we do not have the ability to prevent unlawful activities, you accept that we cannot be held liable for any loss, harm or damage suffered by you as a result.

What law governs this website and the online services?

Your use of this website and downloads from it, and the operation of these terms and conditions, shall be governed in accordance with the laws of the United Kingdom with reference to any conflict of law provisions. The United Kingdom courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising out of your use of this website.

In the event that any or any part of the terms contained in these terms and conditions shall be determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such term shall to that extent be severed from the remaining terms which shall continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Our address for notices and service of legal process

Our chosen address for any legal notice is: Nautilus House, La Cour des Casernes, JE1 3NH, St Helier, Jersey

General provisions

The headings of the clauses in the terms and conditions are provided for convenience and ease of reference only and will not be used to interpret, modify or amplify the terms of the conditions.

Where any dates or times need to be calculated in terms of the conditions, the time standard shall be UTC.

No failure or delay by us to exercise any of our rights will be construed as a waiver of any such right, whether this is done expressly or implied, nor will it affect the validity of any part these conditions or prejudice our right to take subsequent action against you.

If any of these terms, conditions or provisions are held to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable; the term, condition or provision will be deleted from the remaining terms, conditions and provisions which will continue to be valid to the full extent permitted by law.

Privacy Policy 

[01 October 2011] Brand-ID respects your right to privacy and security and both are very important to us. This Privacy and Security Statement is provided to inform you of our policies and practices. This website and the online services are governed in accordance with the laws of the United Kingdom. The United Kingdom courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising out of your use of this website or online services. This website is owned by Brand ID Europe Ltd, Reg. No: 88817, Nautilus House, La Cour des Casernes, JE1 3NH, St Helier, Jersey. Brand-ID treats personal information made available to us through the use of this website on the online services as private and confidential.

How do we use the personal information we collect?

When we collect personal information made available to us, this information is used to help Brand-ID to meet its obligations to you, to follow your instructions and to ensure that our websites, online services and products best meet your needs.

Use of technology to monitor your use of our website and online services

We gather and analyse information on our visitors’ use of this website and online services. This information does not identify you as an individual rather it provides information about the device that you are using to access the website or the online services. Brand-ID does not link this information with personal data about specific individuals.

Cookies

Some parts of our website may use ‘cookie’ technology. ‘Cookies’ are small pieces of data, which are given to your browser by our servers when you visit our website or online services. Your browser stores this data. A cookie is not computer programs and do not run on a computer like programs do. Cookies do not compromise your privacy nor security and they merely enable us to provide a more valuable online experience to you.

While your Internet browser can be set to block and disable cookie technology, we do not recommend this as some parts of this website and our online services may not function properly, or at all without cookies.

Mail, Email or SMS promotions

We may use the collected information and the information that you have provided to Brand-ID to send you information on new services or products that may be of interest to you and from time to time will send information to you about us, our products and services, or our partners and their products or services. If you do not wish to continue receiving this information from Brand-ID you may contact us and we will remove you from our contact list.

Third parties providing services to Brand-ID

Whenever we make use other organisations to provide services to us, we will bind them to our privacy policies as far as they may be required to have access to website and online services users personal information to perform such services.

Third party websites

Our website may contain links to or from other sites and we recommend that you always read the privacy and security statements on these sites.

Third parties to which Brand-ID provides services

Whenever we provide services to other organisations, we will bind them to our privacy policies as far as they may be required to have access to personal information of users of our website and online services.

When we will disclose personal Information without consent

We will not disclose personal information to anyone outside of Brand-ID without your permission unless:

  • we are compelled to do so by law or in terms of a court order;
  • it is in the public interest to do so;
  • it is necessary to protect our rights.

Storing personal information

Personal information made available to us using the website or online services is stored in a secured environment and is held for its useful life.

Our security practices

Our servers are protected by means of firewalls and intrusion detection systems and access to information on these servers is restricted to authorized personnel only.

Privacy and security statements applying to specific online services

Different online Brand-ID services and websites may have their own privacy and security policies appropriate to the nature of the service or products which require deviation from our general policy. These specific policies will apply exclusively to your use of the particular online service or website.

Right to amend this privacy and security statement

We reserve the right to amend this privacy and security statement at any time. All amendments to this privacy and security statement will be posted on the website. Unless otherwise stated, the current version shall supersede and replace all previous versions of this privacy and security statement.

 

If you have any questions about our disclaimer, legal information or privacy and security statement, please email us on assure@brandid.eu.