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Accessing the Website and Account Security
We reserve the right to withdraw or amend this Website, and any service or material we provide on the Website from time to time, in our sole discretion without notice, for business or operational reasons. We will not be liable if for any reason all or any part of the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the Website, or the entire Website, to users, including registered users.
Intellectual Property Rights
The Website and its entire contents, features and functionality (including but not limited to all information, software, text, displays, images, video and audio, and the design, selection and arrangement thereof), are owned by the Company, its licensors or other providers of such material and are protected by United States and international copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel, or otherwise any license or right under any patent, trademark, copyright (except as expressly provided above), or proprietary rights of Company or of any third party.
Trademarks and Copyrights
The Company name, the terms “VELOCYS,” the Velocys logos and all other Company logos and all related names, marks, logos, product and service names, designs and slogans are trademarks of the Company or its affiliates or licensors, all rights reserved. The Company trademarks and Intellectual Property may not be copied or used, in whole, partial or modified form, without the prior written permission of Us or, if applicable, our licensor(s). In addition, Our custom graphics, logos, button icons, scripts, and page headers are covered by trademark, trade dress, copyright or other proprietary right law, and may not be copied, imitated, or used, in whole, partial or modified form, without the prior written permission of Company. Other trademarks, service marks, registered trademarks, product and service names, and company names or logos that appear on the Sites are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by Us. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilising any Company name, trademark, or product name without Our express written consent.
This website and all content herein is the property of Company or licensed to Company. Website and All contents not licensed by third parties © 2017 VELOCYS, INC. All rights reserved.
You also agree not to:
These standards apply to any and all material which you contribute (“User Communication”), and to any interactive services associated with it. These standards must be complied with in spirit as well as to the letter. The standards apply to each part of any Communication as well as to its whole. We will determine, in our discretion, whether a Communication breaches these standards.
User Communication must:
User Communication must not:
Breach of Content Standards and Prohibited Uses
The actions We may take are not limited to those described above, and We may take any other action We reasonably deem appropriate. We exclude Our liability for all action We may take in response to breaches of these standards.
Rights You are Giving Us to Materials You Communicate to Us
When you communicate information to Us via our Website, you grant Us the following rights to use your User Communication: a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable licence to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform that User Communication in connection with the Website, services provided by or through the Website and across interactive services associated with it and to promote the Website or Our services, including the right to sub-licence Our contractors, service providers and other third parties We use to support Us in these activities.
If you believe that any material violates your copyright, please see our Copyright Policies below for instructions on sending us a notice of copyright infringement. It is the policy of the Company to terminate the user accounts of repeat infringers.
Reliance on Information Posted
The information presented on or through the Website is made available solely for general information purposes. Although We make reasonable efforts to update the information on the Website, We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of this information. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. We disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you or any other visitor to the Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents. We do not warrant that information, graphic depictions, product and service descriptions or other content of the Sites is accurate, complete, reliable, updated, current, or error-free.
This Website may include content provided by third parties, including materials provided by other users, bloggers and third-party licensors, syndicators, aggregators and/or reporting services. All statements and/or opinions expressed in these materials, and all articles and responses to questions and other content, other than the content provided by the Company, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity providing those materials. These materials do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the Company. These materials have not been verified or approved by us and We are not responsible, or liable to you or any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties.
Changes to the Website
We may update the content on this Website from time to time, but its content is not necessarily complete or up-to-date. Any of the material on the Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material, subject to laws and regulations.
Linking to the Website and Social Media Features
You may link to our homepage, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part without our express written consent.
Links from the Website and Third Party Services
If the Website contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your convenience only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to this Website, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites. We are not responsible for the contents, links or privacy of any linked website.
Violating the security of the Website is prohibited and may result in criminal and civil liability. We may investigate incidents involving such violations and may involve and will cooperate with law enforcement if a criminal violation is suspected. Examples of security violations include, without limitation, unauthorised access to or use of data or systems including any attempt to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of the Site or to breach security or authentication measures, unauthorised monitoring of data or traffic, interference with service to any user, host, or network including, without limitation, mail bombing, news bombing, other flooding techniques, deliberate attempts to overload a system, forging any TCP-IP packet header, e-mail header, or any part of a message header, except for the authorised use of aliases or anonymous remailers, and using manual or electronic means to avoid any use limitations.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
YOU UNDERSTAND THAT WE CANNOT AND DO NOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT FILES AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOADING FROM THE INTERNET OR THE WEBSITE WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE CODE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR IMPLEMENTING SUFFICIENT PROCEDURES AND CHECKPOINTS TO SATISFY YOUR PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR ANTI-VIRUS PROTECTION AND ACCURACY OF DATA INPUT AND OUTPUT, AND FOR MAINTAINING A MEANS EXTERNAL TO OUR SITE FOR ANY RECONSTRUCTION OF ANY LOST DATA. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY A DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, VIRUSES OR OTHER TECHNOLOGICALLY HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON IT, OR ON ANY WEBSITE LINKED TO IT.
YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. WE SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (I) ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, INTEGRATION, APPROPRIATENESS, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS OR TIMELINESS, USEFULNESS, ARISING FROM TRADE USAGE OR COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, OR OTHERWISE OF THIS WEB SITE, THE SITE CONTENT THEREON; (II) ANY WARRANTY THAT THIS WEB SITE WILL BE SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED, NOT DELAYED OR SUSPENDED, UNCHANGED OR ERROR FREE AND (III) THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF QUIET ENJOYMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, MERCHANTABLE QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, FITNESS FOR LICENSEE’S PURPOSE, TITLE, INFORMATIONAL CONTENT, NONINTERFERENCE AND NONINFRINGEMENT.
LIMITATION ON LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT WILL THE COMPANY, ITS AFFILIATES OR THEIR LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS OR DIRECTORS BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE, ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO IT, ANY CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE OR SUCH OTHER WEBSITES OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR SUCH OTHER WEBSITES, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, AND WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE.
WE DO NOT EXCLUDE OR LIMIT IN ANY WAY OUR LIABILITY TO YOU WHERE IT WOULD BE UNLAWFUL TO DO SO. THIS INCLUDES LIABILITY FOR DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY CAUSED BY OUR NEGLIGENCE OR THE NEGLIGENCE OF OUR EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR SUBCONTRACTORS AND FOR FRAUD OR FRAUDULENT MISREPRESENTATION.
DIFFERENT LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS OF LIABILITY MAY APPLY TO LIABILITY ARISING AS A RESULT OF THE SUPPLY OF ANY SERVICES TO YOU, WHICH WILL BE SET OUT IN OUR SERVICES TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
We reserve the right but do not assume the obligation to strictly enforce these Terms, including without limitation by issuing warnings, suspension, or termination of access to the Sites and/or services, and/or by removing, screening, or editing of Content, or by engaging in self-help and active investigation, litigation and prosecution in any court or other appropriate venue.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
Limitation on Time to File Claims
Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. Neither the course of conduct and/or course of dealing between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any provision of this Agreement. We may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you. Your rights and duties under these Terms are not assignable by you without written consent of Company. These Terms do not provide any third party with a remedy, claim, or right of reimbursement. You must file any claim or suit related to our Site within one year after it arises.
Your Comments and Concerns
This website is operated by Velocys plc, and its subsidiaries, including Velocys, Inc. of Plain City, Ohio and Velocys Technologies Ltd. All notices of copyright infringement claims should be sent to the copyright agent designated in our Copyright Policy appearing below in the manner and by the means set forth therein. All other feedback, comments, requests for technical support, legal notices and other communications relating to the Website should be directed to:
Director, IP, Legal and Licensing
7950 Corporate Boulevard
Plain City, Ohio 43064
Velocys plc trades through its subsidiaries Velocys Technologies Ltd, 115e Olympic Avenue, Milton Park, Abingdon, OX14 4SA, UK (Registered in England No. 5258554) and Velocys, Inc., 7950 Corporate Blvd, Plain City, Ohio 43064, USA (Registered in the State of Delaware, USA).
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Last modified: 29th August 2017
This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the websites at www.velocys.com and/or any other website owned, controlled and/or operated by Us, and any of their sub-sites, or other web or internet space that we control such as social media sites and similar sites (our “Website”) and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information or any information that you provide to us in any manner.
This policy applies to information we collect:
Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it.
Children Under the Age of 18
Our Website is not intended for children under 18 years of age. No one under age 18 may provide any information to us or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 18. If you are under 18, do not: use or provide any information on this Website or on or through any of its features; register on the Website; or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 18 without verification of parental consent, we may delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 18, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It
We collect several types of information from and about users of our Website, including information:
We collect this information:
Information You Provide to Us
The information you provide to Us may include, but is not limited to:
The information that you give Us may include your name, address, e-mail address and phone number, any other information that may be submitted.
Information We Collect about You
As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may automatically collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns, including:
How We Use Your Information
We may (without obligation) use information that We collect about You or that you provide to Us, including any personal information:
We may also use Your information to contact You about Products or Services provided by Us, Our affiliates, or third-parties with whom We do business, that We think may be of interest to you. You may opt-out of receiving any such information from Us by e-mailing email@example.com.
Disclosure of Your Information
We may disclose aggregated information about Our users without restriction.
We may also disclose your personal information:
International Transfers of Data
We have implemented and maintain measures designed to secure Your personal information from accidental or unlawful loss, destruction or alteration and from unauthorised access, use, alteration and disclosure. All information that You provide to Us may be stored on Our secure servers behind firewalls. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the safety and security of Your information also depends on You. We urge You to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the Website like message boards. The information You share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the Website.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although We may do our best to protect Your personal information, We cannot guarantee the security of Your personal information transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
Links to Other Sites
This Web site contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by Us. Please be aware that We are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies only to information collected by the Web site.
Director, IP, Legal and Licensing
7950 Corporate Boulevard
Plain City, Ohio 43064
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The Cookies used on the Website
Choices About How We Use Your Information
You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of Our Website.
If you no longer wish Our system to issue these cookies when you direct your browser to Our Website you can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies or you can stop using the Website.
Website Copyright Policy
Last modified: 29th August 2017
Reporting Claims of Copyright Infringement
Velocys plc, and its subsidiaries, including Velocys, Inc. of Plain City, Ohio (hereafter “We, “Us” or “The Website”) takes claims of copyright infringement seriously. We will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable law. If you believe any materials accessible on or from this site www.velocys.com or any web site, mobile application or other online content owned, controlled or operated by Us infringes on your copyright, you may request removal of those materials (or access thereto) from the Website by submitting written notification to our Copyright Agent (designated below). In accordance with the Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. § 512) (“DMCA”), the written notice (the “DMCA Notice”) must include substantially the following:
Our designated Copyright Agent to receive DMCA Notices is Laura Silva and can be reached as follow:
If you fail to comply with all of the requirements of Section 512(c)(3) of the DMCA, your DMCA Notice may not be effective.
Please be aware that if you knowingly materially misrepresent that material or activity on the Website is infringing your copyright, you may be held liable for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees) under Section 512(f) of the DMCA.
If you believe that material you posted on the site was removed or access to it was disabled by mistake or misidentification, you may file a counter-notification with us (a “Counter-Notice”) by submitting written notification to our copyright agent (identified below). Pursuant to the DMCA, the Counter-Notice must include substantially the following:
Your physical or electronic signature.
Completed Counter-Notices should be sent to Laura Silva as follow:
The DMCA allows us to restore the removed content if the party filing the original DMCA Notice does not file a court action against you within ten business days of receiving the copy of your Counter-Notice.
Please be aware that if you knowingly materially misrepresent that material or activity on the Website was removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification, you may be held liable for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees) under Section 512(f) of the DMCA.
It is our policy in appropriate circumstances to disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who are repeat infringers.