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Terms Of Use, Licence, Copyright and Privacy


Introduction

These terms and conditions govern your use of HueStones("the website"); by using HueStones, you accept these terms and conditions in full. Your use of the website is subject to the terms of a legal agreement between you and Aliasgar Lokhandwala("the author"). This document explains how the agreement is made up, and sets out the terms of that agreement. If you disagree with any part of these terms, you must not use this website.

Intellectual property rights

Unless otherwise stated, the author or his licensors own the intellectual property rights in the website and material("content") on the website. Subject to the licence below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.

Licence to use the website

You may browse, view, download solely for viewing, and print solely for offline reading content from the website. You can freely link to pages on the website using their HTTP URL. Search engines can cache pages from the website for indexing.

Exclusive content: Exclusive content is clearly tagged as exclusive content at the bottom of the content text. Exclusive content on the website is made available under restricted licensing terms. Exclusive content should not be republished or copied electronically or by any other means.

Open content: Open content is clearly tagged as open content at the bottom of the content text. You can copy and share Open content from the website, excluding images, if you so wish subject to the restrictions of the Creative Commons Attribution; Non-Commercial; No Derivative Works; 3.0 Licence("Creative Commons Licence").

Images: ALL images (including artwork, photographs and advertisements) used on the website are subject to copyrights and have a different licensing policy compared to the content they appear within. Images are not automatically released under the Creative Commons Licence even if the content they appear within is marked as 'open content'. Please ask for permission before copying, using or linking to images and always acknowledge the copyright holder.

Third-party content: The website contains links to or embeds external third-party content (including but not limited to pictures, videos or advertisements). Such third-party content does not fall under the licensing terms stated here and is the sole responsibility of the source from which such content originated. You can determine the source of such content by right-clicking the content and selecting properties. You must consult the third-party for licensing and intellectual property rights applicable to their content.

You must NEVER:

  1. republish exclusive content or images from this website (including republication on another website) without the authors permission;
  2. republish open content available under the Creative Commons Licence from this website (including republication on another website) without citing the source and attributing the work to the author;
  3. attempt to hide, distort or delete any licensing terms or notices attached to content from the website;
  4. sell, rent or otherwise sub-license content from the website;
  5. exploit content from the website for a commercial purpose;

Limitations of warranties and liability

Whilst the author endeavours to ensure that the information on this website is correct at the time of writing, the author does not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor does the author commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the content on the website is kept up-to-date.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law the author excludes all representations, warranties and conditions relating to the website and the use of the website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill).

Nothing in this disclaimer (or elsewhere on the website) will exclude or limit the authors liability for fraud, for death or personal injury caused by negligence, or for any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Subject to this, the authors liability to you in relation to the use of the website or under or in connection with this disclaimer, whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, will be limited as follows:

  1. the author will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature;
  2. the author will not be liable for any consequential, indirect or special loss or damage;
  3. the author will not be liable for any loss of profit, income, revenue, anticipated savings, contracts, business, goodwill, reputation, data, or information.

Privacy

The author is committed to protecting your personal information and will not voluntarily disclose your personal information to third-parties except as outlined in this document and except where disclosure is required by law.

What information is collected about you?
When you reply to existing posts or add comments to content on the website, you may be asked to disclose personal information such as, but not limited to, your name and e-mail address. HueStones also uses cookies("cookies") and logs IP addresses.

This information is NOT used to develop a personal profile of you and the log files are regularly purged. HueStones does not and cannot use cookies to maliciously retrieve any personally identifiable information from your computer. Cookies cannot erase your hard drive or otherwise damage your computer in any way.

How your information is used?
The author will use your personal information mainly for the following purposes:

  1. to display information you provide together with the content or comments you posted;
  2. to contact you regarding a contribution you have made to the website;
  3. to personalise the way content is presented to you;

The author will not automatically contact you for marketing purposes or for promoting new services to you unless you specifically agree to be contacted for these purposes.

If you have accidentally submitted personal information in a post and would like to have the post deleted or the personal information removed from the post please contact the author with your request.

Where your information is stored?
Your information will be stored and processed on servers outside the UK. These servers are presently owned and managed by the third-party Web Hosting Hub and located in Virginia Beach, VA in USA.

Links to third-party websites
The website contains links to other websites owned and operated by third-parties. These third-party websites have their own privacy policies, including cookies. The author does not accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy practices of such third-party websites and your use of such websites is at your own risk. However, if you find a third-party link on the website which you feel is determinant to the privacy of our visitors, please inform the author of your concern.

Variation

The author may revise these terms of use from time-to-time. Revised terms of use will apply to the use of the website from the date of the publication of the revised terms of use on the website.

Entire agreement

This disclaimer constitutes the entire agreement between you and the author in relation to your use of the website, and supersedes all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.

Law and jurisdiction

This disclaimer will be governed by and construed in accordance with English law, and any disputes relating to this disclaimer will be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Contact details

You can contact the author using the contact form.