TERMS OF CONDITIONS

Introduction

 

These terms and conditions govern your use of this website; by using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full.   If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website.

 

[You must be at least [18] years of age to use this website.  By using this website [and by agreeing to these terms and conditions] you warrant and represent that you are at least [18] years of age.]

 

[This website uses cookies.  By using this website and agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to our Knot of 2’s use of cookies in accordance with the terms of Knot of 2’s [privacy policy / cookies policy].]

 

License to use website

 

Unless otherwise stated, Knot of 2’s and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website.  Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.

 

You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions. 

 

You must not:

 

  • republish material from this website (including republication on another website);

  • sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;

  • show any material from the website in public;

  • reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial purpose;]

  • [edit or otherwise modify any material on the website; or]

  • [redistribute material from this website [except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution].]

 

[Where content is specifically made available for redistribution, it may only be redistributed [within your organisation].]

 

Acceptable use

 

You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

 

You must not use this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.

 

You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this website without Knot of 2’s express written consent.

 

[You must not use this website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.]

 

[You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing without Knot of 2’s express written consent.] 

 

[Restricted access

 

[Access to certain areas of this website is restricted.] Knot of 2’s reserves the right to restrict access to [other] areas of this website, or indeed this entire website, at Knot of 2’s discretion.

 

If [NAME] provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential. 

 

Knot of 2’s may disable your user ID and password in Knot of 2’s sole discretion without notice or explanation.]

 

[User content

 

In these terms and conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website, for whatever purpose.

 

You grant to Knot of 2’s a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media.  You also grant to Knot of 2’s the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.

 

Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or Knot of 2’s or a third party (in each case under any applicable law). 

 

You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.

 

Knot of 2’s reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on Knot of 2’s servers, or hosted or published upon this website.

 

[Notwithstanding Knot of 2’s rights under these terms and conditions in relation to user content, Knot of 2’s does not undertake to monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on, this website.]

 

No warranties

 

This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied.  Knot of 2’s makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website. 

 

Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, Knot of 2’s does not warrant that:

 

  • this website will be constantly available, or available at all; or

  • the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.

 

Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind.  [If you require advice in relation to any [legal, financial or medical] matter you should consult an appropriate professional.]

 

Limitations of liability

 

Knot of 2’s will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website:

 

  • [to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;]

  • for any indirect, special or consequential loss; or

  • for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.

 

These limitations of liability apply even if Knot of 2’s has been expressly advised of the potential loss.

 

Exceptions

 

Nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit Knot of 2’s liability in respect of any:

 

  • death or personal injury caused by Knot of 2’s negligence;

  • fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of Knot of 2’s; or

  • matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for Knot of 2’s to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.

 

Reasonableness

 

By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable. 

 

If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.

 

Other parties

 

[You accept that, as a limited liability entity, Knot of 2’s has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees.  You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against Knot of 2’s officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website.]

 

[Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph,] you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect Knot of 2’s officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as Knot of 2’s.

 

Unenforceable provisions

 

If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

 

Indemnity

 

You hereby indemnify Knot of 2’s and undertake to keep Knot of 2’s indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by Knot of 2’s to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of Knot of 2’s legal advisers) incurred or suffered by Knot of 2’s arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions[, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions].

 

Breaches of these terms and conditions

 

Without prejudice to Knot of 2’s other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, Knot of 2’s may take such action as Knot of 2’s deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.

 

Variation

 

Knot of 2’s may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time.  Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website.  Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

 

Assignment

 

Knot of 2’s may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with Knot of 2’s rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent.

 

You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions. 

 

Severability

 

If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.  If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

 

Entire agreement

 

These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Knot of 2’s in relation to your use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.

 

Law and jurisdiction

 

These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with [GOVERNING LAW], and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the [non-]exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China.

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 PRIVACY POLICY

 

Your privacy is important to Knot of 2’s.  This privacy statement provides information about the personal information that

Knot of 2’s collects, and the ways in which Knot of 2’s uses that personal information.


Personal information collection

 

Knot of 2’s  may collect and use the following kinds of personal information:

 

  • [information about your use of this website .

  • [information that you provide using for the purpose of registering with the website

  • [information about transactions carried out over this website

  • [information that you provide for the purpose of subscribing to the website services; and]

  • [any other information that you send to Knot of 2’s.]

 

Using personal information

 

Knot of 2’s may use your personal information to:

 

  • [administer this website;]

  • [personalize the website for you;]

  • [enable your access to and use of the website services;]

  • [publish information about you on the website;]

  • [send to you products that you purchase;]

  • [supply to you services that you purchase;]

  • [send to you statements and invoices;]

  • [collect payments from you; and]

  • [send you marketing communications.]

 

Where Knot of 2’s discloses your personal information to its agents or sub-contractors for these purposes, the agent or sub-contractor in question will be obligated to use that personal information in accordance with the terms of this privacy statement.

 

In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere above, Knot of 2’s may disclose your personal information to the extent that it is required to do so by law, in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and in order to establish, exercise or defend its legal rights.

 

Securing your data

 

Knot of 2’s will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.

 

Knot of 2’s will store all the personal information you provide [on its secure servers].

 

[Information relating to electronic transactions entered into via this website will be protected by encryption technology.]

 

Cross-border data transfers

 

Information that Knot of 2’s collects may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which Knot of 2’s operates to enable the use of the information in accordance with this privacy policy.

 

[In addition, personal information that you submit for publication on the website will be published on the internet and may be available around the world.]

 

You agree to such cross-border transfers of personal information.

 

Updating this statement

 

Knot of 2’s may update this privacy policy by posting a new version on this website. 

 

You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are familiar with any changes. 

 

Other websites

 

This website contains links to other websites. 

 

Knot of 2’s is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third party.

 

Contact Knot of 2’s

 

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or Knot of 2’s treatment of your personal information, please write:

 

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