1. Introduction

This website (“the Website”) is operated by Consumer and Media Intelligence Ltd, (“CMI”).

Please read these Terms & Conditions carefully before using the Website. By accessing any part of the Website, you shall be deemed to have accepted these Terms & Conditions in full, regardless of whether or not you choose to register as a member on the Website. If you do not accept these Terms & Conditions, you must leave the Website immediately.

CMI may revise these Terms & Conditions at any time by posting an update on the Website. Your continued use of the Website after any such change constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms & Conditions and they shall be binding on you. You should therefore check the Website from time to time to review the then current Terms & Conditions. These Terms & Conditions were last updated in Sep 2015.

2. Disclaimer

Whilst CMI endeavours to ensure that the Website is normally available 24 hours a day, it shall not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. Access to the Website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for any other reasonable cause.

You acknowledge that whilst CMI endeavours to ensure that information on the Website and any related material provided to you by CMI, whether by email or otherwise (“the Website Content”) is accurate and complete, it is provided only for general information, is not intended to address your particular requirements and does not constitute any form of advice or recommendation by CMI.

You acknowledge that the Website Content should not be relied upon by you in making (or refraining from making) any specific investment or other business or personal decisions and acknowledge that professional advice should be obtained before making any such decision. Finally, you acknowledge that some of the content may be supplied by third parties and the accuracy and completeness of it will not have been checked by CMI.

CMI will use reasonable endeavours to ensure that the Website and the Website Content do not contain or promulgate any viruses or other malicious code. However, it is recommended that you should virus check all such materials and regularly check for the presence of viruses and other malicious code.

3. Use of Website Content

All intellectual property rights in the Website Content are reserved by CMI or its licensors or users (as applicable).

For the avoidance of doubt, you agree not to distribute, reproduce, modify, store, transfer or in any other way use any of the CMI Materials (including as part of any database, library, news, information, archive, website or similar service) other than as set out above.

4. Links to and from other websites

Links on the Website to third party websites are provided solely for your convenience. If you use these links, you leave the Website. CMI has not reviewed these third party websites and does not control and is not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. CMI therefore does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found on them, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to the Website, you do so entirely at your own risk.

You may link to the home page of the Website but strictly only on the basis that you do not replicate the home page of the Website, and subject to the following conditions:

a. you do not create a frame or any other browser or border environment around the Website;
b. you do not in any way imply any endorsement by CMI other than with its written consent or misrepresent your relationship with CMI;
c. you do not use any logos or trade marks displayed on the Website without the express written permission of CMI;
d. you do not link from a website that is not owned by you; and
e. your website does not contain content that is distasteful, offensive or controversial, that infringes any intellectual property rights or other rights of any other person or otherwise does not comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

You may link to other pages of the Website only with the prior written consent of CMI and subject always to the obligations set out in Clause 4. If you wish to do so, please contact CMI using the contact details shown on the “Contact Us” section of the Website.

5. Registration

To access certain parts of the Website, CMI may require you to register and provide certain information about yourself. Such registration shall be subject to specific terms of registration. When you register you also agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the relevant registration form (such information being the “Registration Data”).

Where you register on the Website, you will be allocated a user name and password. These account details must be used solely by you; sharing your user name and password with any other person or making it available to multiple users on a network is strictly prohibited. Accordingly, you agree to:

a. maintain the security of your user name and password and be fully responsible for all use of the Website made using your user name and password;
b. immediately notify CMI if you become aware of any unauthorised use of your user name and password or any other breach of security by sending an appropriately worded email to ‘support@internetofthingsworld.com’; and
c. ensure that you exit from your website account at the end of each session.

CMI cannot and will not be liable for any losses, damages or costs arising from your failure to comply with these requirements.

6. Trade Marks

All CMI trade marks (whether registered or unregistered) and graphics, logos, designs, page headers and button icons are the intellectual property rights of CMI and neither they nor any confusingly similar versions may be used by you including (but not limited to) as part of any trade marks and/or domain names without the prior written consent of CMI other than for the purpose of referring to CMI and its associated brands lawfully and in good faith (only).

7. Suspension of access to the Website and User Indemnities

If, for any reason, CMI believes that you have not complied with any of these Terms & Conditions it may, at its sole discretion, cancel your access to the registration sections of the Website immediately and without giving you any advance notice.

Without prejudice to the provisions of Clause 7, you agree to compensate CMI in respect of any claims, losses, expenses and/or liabilities (including legal fees) which arise from your use of the Website and/or the Website Content (or by a third party using your user name and password) including in particular (but not limited to) any statements, contributions or other content posted on the Website or any breach of these Terms & Conditions.

8. Limitation of CMI’s Liability

You agree fully to indemnify, defend and hold us, and our officers, directors, employees, harmless immediately on demand, from and against all claims, liability, damages, losses, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees, arising out of any breach of the Conditions by you or any other liabilities arising out of your use of this Website, or the use by any other person accessing the Website using your account and/or your Personal Information.

9. Privacy and Cookies Policy

The provision of personal information by you and use of it and cookies by CMI is subject to CMI’s Privacy and Cookies Policy available as a link to this Website.

10. General

In the event that any provision of these Terms & Conditions is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms & Conditions shall remain valid and enforceable.

These Terms & Conditions shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales and the courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction.