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These Terms of Use apply to the use of this web site. By using this web site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not accept these Terms of Use, you must refrain from using the web site.

TERMINOLOGY


In these Terms of Use, "we", "us" and "our" means Livestock Improvement Corporation Limited and its related companies and subsidiaries in New Zealand, who own and operate this website.

AMMENDMENTS TO TERMS AND CONDITIONS


We reserve the right to amend these Terms of Use from time to time. Amendments will be effective immediately upon posting to this web site. Your subsequent use of the web site will represent an agreement by you to be bound by the updated Terms of Use.

GENERAL - SERVICE RULES


Any product, service, or information provided by us is done so subject to our Conditions and Service Rules and any other specific terms disclosed to you by us in relation to those goods and services. A copy of the Service Rules and any other specific terms in relation to our goods and services may be obtained by contacting Livestock Improvement Corporation Limited, Private Bag 3016 Hamilton. A copy of the Service Rules may also be accessed in the Services, Products & Solutions Catalogue on this website.

INFORMATION SERVICE


All information provided by us on this web site is general information and should not be construed as advice. We derive our information from sources which we believe to be accurate and up to date as at the date of publication. We nevertheless reserve the right to update this information from time to time. We do not make any representations or warranties that the information we provide is reliable, accurate or complete or that your access to this web site or that information will be uninterrupted, error-free, timely or secure. We are not liable for any loss resulting from any action taken or reliance made by you on any information or material posted on this web site. You should make your own inquiries and seek independent advice from relevant industry professionals before acting or relying on any information or material which is made available to you via this web site.


DISCLAIMER


We do not accept responsibility for any loss or damage, however caused (including through negligence), which you may directly or indirectly suffer in connection with your use of this web site or any linked web site, nor do we accept any responsibility for any such loss arising out of your use of or reliance on information contained on or accessed through this web site.
This disclaimer does not attempt or purport to exclude liability arising under statute if, and to the extent, such liability cannot be lawfully excluded.

This disclaimer set out in these terms and conditions does not attempt or purport to exclude liability arising under statute if, and to the extent, such liability cannot be lawfully excluded.

SPECIFIC WARNINGS


You must take your own precautions to ensure that the process which you employ for accessing this web site does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which may damage your own computer system. For the removal of doubt, we do not accept responsibility for any interference or damage to your own computer system which arises in connection with your use of this web site or any linked web site. While we do our best to ensure that any information contained on this web site is accurate, we do not warrant the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of such information, nor do we undertake to keep this web site updated. We do not accept responsibility for loss suffered as a result of reliance by you upon the accuracy or currency of information contained on this web site. The placement of third party advertisements (if any) appearing on this web site (if any) on this web site does not constitute a recommendation or endorsement by us of the advertisers' products and services and the third party advertiser is solely responsible for the content of its advertisements and any representations made in or in connection with its advertisements.

COPYRIGHT


Copyright in this web site (including text, graphics, logos, icons, sound recordings and software) is owned or licensed by us. Other than for the purposes of, and subject to the conditions prescribed under, the Copyright Act 1994 and similar legislation which applies in your location, and except as expressly authorised by these terms and conditions, you may not in any form or by any means:

  • adapt, reproduce, store, distribute, print, display, perform, publish or create derivative works from any part of this web site; or
  • commercialise any information, products or services obtained from any part of this web site;
TRADE MARKS


Except where otherwise specified, any word or device to which is attached the ® symbol is a registered trade mark.
If you use any of our trade marks in reference to our activities, products or services, you must include a statement attributing that trade mark to us. You must not use any of our trade marks:

  • in or as the whole or part of your own trade marks;
  • in connection with activities, products or services which are not ours;
  • in a manner which may be confusing, misleading or deceptive;
  • in a manner that disparages us or our information, products or services (including this web site).
RESTRICTED USE


Unless we agree otherwise in writing, you are provided with access to this web site only for your personal use. You are authorised to print a copy of any information contained on this web site for your personal use, unless such printing is expressly prohibited. Without limiting the foregoing, you may not without our written permission on-sell information obtained from this web site..

LINKED WEB SITES


This web site may contain links to other web sites ("linked web sites"). Those links are provided for convenience only and may not remain current or be maintained. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices associated with linked web sites.

Our links with linked web sites should not be construed as an endorsement, approval or recommendation by us of the owners or operators of those linked web sites, or of any information, graphics, materials, products or services referred to or contained on those linked web sites.

PRIVACY POLICY


We undertake to comply with the terms of our privacy policy which is found here.
Our Privacy Policy forms part of these Terms of Use.
 
SECURITY OF INFORMATION


Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. While we strive to protect such information, we do not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which you transmit to us. Accordingly, any information which you transmit to us is transmitted at your own risk. Nevertheless, once we receive your transmission, we will take steps to protect your personal information as set out in our privacy policy. You should never share your secure information and/or any password and identifier with any other person..

TERMINATION OF ACCESS


Access to this web site may be terminated at any time by us without notice. Our disclaimer will nevertheless survive any such termination.

GOVERNING LAW


These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of New Zealand.