TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

The website www.packaging-int.com is wholly owned by Copybook Publishing Limited and will be referred to as CPL for the remainder of this document.

We have taken every effort to make our website to be informative, useful, helpful, honest and fun. Hopefully we have achieved our goal and would kindly ask that if you see any mistakes or potential improvements that we could make you will let us know.

All we ask is that you agree to abide by our Terms and Conditions. We advise you to read them over because by becoming a registered user of our site you automatically agree to them. Therefore, if you don’t agree, please do not sign up. We reserve the right to make any modifications that we deem necessary at any time without notification to our users unless there is a direct financial implication to the users.

Privacy Policy for all users.

Your privacy and confidentiality is important to us. It is our policy that we will NOT, under any circumstances pass your email address and/or contact details on to a third party without authorization from you. However, CPL reserves the right to contact you in relation to our products and services upon your accepting this agreement. Please do not complete your registration if you do NOT wish to receive communication from us. In the future you will always be able to log in and delete your information from our database if you choose to do so.

E-mail addresses posted on this site are not to be used by any seller of services, any compiler of mailing lists, or any other non-authorized use without prior written approval by CPL.

Ezine – Electronic Magazine sent to subscribers

We are constantly adding content to our sites and by agreeing to these terms you are subscribing to our electronic magazine. The ezine will be sent out in monthly periods however; CPL reserve the right to change the time frame in which our ezine is sent out without having to give you prior notification. You can unsubscribe at any time by filling in the unsubscribe form.

You may cancel your ezine subscription at any time simply by clicking the ’Unsubscribe’ button on the relevant ezine page on our websites or on the ‘Unsubscribe’ button on the ezine itself.

Restrictions on Use of Our Online Materials and Limitations on using this website

All online materials on our websites, including, without limitation, text, software, names, logos, trademarks, service marks, trade names, images, photos, illustrations, audio clips, video clips, and music are copyrighted intellectual property. All usage rights are owned and controlled by CPL. With the exception of our widgets and embedded videos, which are freely available for you to use on other web sites, you may not copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute online materials in any way or for any other purpose unless you obtain written permission from a Director of CPL first.

Neither may you add, delete, distort or misrepresent any content on our websites. Any attempt to modify our online material, or to defeat or circumvent our security features is strictly prohibited.

All third party trademarks are acknowledged and are the property of their respective owners.

As a condition of your use of this site, you agree that you will not use the site for any purpose that is unlawful under any law or prohibited by these terms and conditions. You may not damage, disable, overburden, or impair this site.

Our widgets and embedded videos allow you to post information from our site onto yours. However, we do not transfer title of the software to you. That means that we retain full and complete title to the software and to all of the associated intellectual-property rights. You’re not allowed to redistribute or sell the material or to reverse-engineer, disassemble or otherwise convert it to any other form that people can use.

Submitting Your Online Material to Us

All remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, comments, or other information that you send to CPL through our websites remains our property, even if this agreement is later terminated.

That means that we will not treat any such submission as confidential. You cannot sue us for using ideas, which you have submitted. If we use them, or anything similar to them, we don not have to pay you or anyone else for them. We will have the exclusive ownership of all present and future rights to submissions of any kind. We can use them for any purpose we deem appropriate to our websites, without compensating you or anyone else for them.

You acknowledge that you are responsible for any submission you make. This means that you (and not we) have full responsibility for the message, including its legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality, and copyright.

CPL reserve the right to remove material, which we deem to be inappropriate without affecting your or our statutory rights.

Articles must be 100% original and must pass Copyscape and Content Composer tests made by CPL before content may be accepted on the site. If content is not cleared through Copyscape the material will either be rejected or you will be contacted with a view to working together to get the material on our website as soon as possible. Most content submitted by users will be held in a moderation queue for clearance by our production staff. Whilst every effort is made to get your materials on our web sites as soon as possible CPL cannot be held responsible for the time frame between the time you submit your material to the time we actually post the content as ‘live’.

Indemnity

CPL and its employees cannot be held responsible for any losses, damages, expenses, claims, demands, suits, or actions, including reasonable legal fees made by any third party due to or arising from your use of this site, information obtained from the site, information which you provided to the site, your connection to the site, your violation of these terms and conditions, or your violation of any rights of another.

Limitation of Liability

Neither CPL nor any of our websites will be liable for any damages that may result from your use of our sites.

These include, but are not limited to, damages or injury caused by:

Use of, or inability to use, the site.
Use of, or inability to use any site to which you link from our site via hyperlinks.
Failure of our site to perform in the expected manner you so desired.
Error on our sites.
Omission of information on our websites.
Interruption of availability of our site.
Omission of your materials on our site
Un-availability or interruption of our web service.
Malfunction of our website.
Delay in transmission or operation of our site.
Line failure and/or computer virus.

CPL are not liable for any damages including:
Compensation damages for someone for a loss or injury.
Consequential damages - damages resulting from a loss or injury.
Incidental & miscellaneous damages.
CPL is not liable due to negligence without exception.

CPL makes no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, and accuracy of the information, software, products, services and related graphics contained on this site for any purpose. All such information, software, products, services and related graphics are provided as is without warranty of any kind. CPL hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, services and related graphics, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement.

Links to Other Site

We often provide links and referrals to other World Wide Web (WWW) sites from our sites. Such a link should not be seen as an endorsement, approval or agreement with any information or resources offered at sites you can access through our site. If in doubt, always check the Uniform Resource Locator (URL) address provided in your WWW browser to see if you are still linked to our site.

This site may contain links to other web sites. Because CPL has no control over these sites and their resources, CPL is not responsible for the availability of these external sites, and can not be held responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from these sites.

Any approved link must not represent in any way, either explicitly or by implication, that you have received the endorsement, sponsorship or support of any of CPL ’ websites, including its respective employees, agents or directors.

Termination of This Agreement

This agreement is effective until terminated by either party. You may terminate this agreement at any time however, CPL reserve the right to keep material submitted by you and/or a representative of CPL on the site for as long as we deem necessary for our users. CPL may terminate this agreement at any time and without notice to you, if, in its sole judgment, you breach any term or condition of this agreement.
 
Jurisdiction and Other Points to Consider

These Terms of Use shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the United Kingdom, as it is applied to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely within such jurisdiction.

To the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate any of our terms and conditions through CPL and /or anyone of our websites, you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in the courts of the United Kingdom.

Any other disputes will be resolved as follows:

If a dispute arises under this agreement, we agree to first try to resolve it with the help of a mutually agreed-upon mediator in the United Kingdom. Any costs and fees other than solicitor, lawyer or attorney fees associated with the mediation will be shared equally by each of us.

If it proves impossible to arrive at a mutually satisfactory solution through mediation, we agree to submit the dispute to binding arbitration at the following location: United Kingdom - under the laws of England. Judgment upon the award rendered by the arbitration may be entered in any court with jurisdiction to do so.

Changes to Our Terms and Conditions

CPL reserves the right to make reasonable modifications to the terms and conditions shown above in so far as they are listed on our website. Changes to terms and conditions will take affect immediately after they are posted on this website.

Additional Terms and Conditions for paid users.

Paying advertisers hereby agree to all of the terms and conditions listed above and the remaining terms set out in this contract. The terms of our contractual agreement are described here in their entirety. When you sign up and pay for exposure on our site the following terms and conditions will apply.

1. The terms of our contractual agreement are described here in their entirety. All details of this Advertisement Purchase Order appear here and no employee of CPL has made any promise or commitment to you that does not appear here. You, the client, are deemed to enter into an irrevocable contract of advertising with the Publisher upon the receipt by the Publisher of this signed booking form. Receipt of this booking form by the Publisher by facsimile transmission or any other form of electronic mail shall constitute the commencement of a legally binding contract. Both parties agree that the terms and conditions described here are binding and neither CPL personnel nor its agents or you, the client or your agents can change or vary these terms. Printed terms and conditions in any additional documents issued by you the client or your agents will not be recognised as binding.

2. You, the client are responsible for providing all text and illustrations (copy materials) for your advertisement/s and any other insert/s (hereafter referred to as ‘Advertisement’) without application from CPL by the copy date detailed above. All clients are responsible for checking their images are not subject to copyright or have royalties attached. The occurrence of such a charge will be payable by the client. Should you the client fail to supply copy materials by the copy date, CPL reserve the right to repeat standing copy or determine the copy to be published (including sourcing from the Public Domain). Additionally, failure by you the client to supply the necessary copy materials for your Advertisement by the copy date will not affect your obligation to pay for the Advertisement in accordance with clause 4 below.

3. If your copy material is provided in a form different from that specified then you will be responsible for any extra costs that might arise for preparing the material. We will endeavour to inform you of those costs before your Advertisement is published (i.e. uploaded to the website, complete with text and images subject to the conditions outlined elsewhere in this clause). CPL reserves the right at our absolute discretion to reject, withdraw or amend text/information supplied by you the client for the Advertisement and such will not affect your obligation to pay for the Advertisement in full accordance with clause 4.

4. Unless payment is received in advance an invoice will be issued when the signed booking form is received by CPL and settlement will be due 30 days from date of invoice. CPL reserves the right to charge interest at a rate of three percent per month on all outstanding monies. This will be calculated on a daily basis from the due date to the actual payment date. If you are a UK client, VAT will be charged on the net cost. CPL reserves the right to recover from the advertiser any debt-recovery agency or solicitor or legal costs associated fees incurred as a result of non-payment of any outstanding monies. CPL reserves the right to charge interest both before and after judgment in the event of any small claims proceedings.

4.1 Split payments.
In the case where a split payment has been agreed and accepted by a Director of CPL in writing, if that payment is partly missed by the due date the balance of the total sum charged will become due in full immediately. CPL reserves the right to charge interest at a rate of three percent per month on all outstanding monies. This will be calculated on a daily basis from the due date to the actual payment date. If you are a UK client, VAT will be charged on the net cost. CPL reserves the right to recover from the advertiser any debt-recovery agency or solicitor or legal costs associated fees incurred as a result of non-payment of any outstanding monies. CPL reserves the right to charge interest both before and after judgment in the event of any small claims proceedings.

5. The advertisement order cannot be cancelled unless such a cancellation is accepted by a Director of CPL in writing. In this instance the client will be liable to pay a cancellation fee of one half of the value of the advertisement immediately. This fee may be redeemable against any future advertisement order made by the client within a 12-month period and at the discretion of the Publisher.

6. CPL does not accept any liability for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for any consequential loss or loss of business opportunities or projects, or loss of profits) howsoever arising and whether in contract, tort or otherwise from the use of or inability to use the website, or any of its contents, or from any action or omission taken as a result of using the website or any such contents.

7. This agreement is governed by and will be construed in accordance with English law and each party irrevocably agrees that the courts of England will have the non-exclusive jurisdiction to deal with any disputes arising out of or in connection with this agreement. CPL has discretion to waive this right and issue proceedings at the courts where the advertiser is located. No variation in these terms shall apply unless a Director of CPL confirms such variations in writing.

Liability disclaimer

All prices quoted on this site are subject to change without notice.

The information, software, products, and services included on this site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the information herein.

By choosing to use this web site, you are agreeing to abide by all terms & conditions set out on this page.

WE HOPE YOU ENJOY USING OUR SITE AND THANKS AGAIN FOR VISITING!