Notice On Disclaimer, Copyright, Trademark and Limitation of Liability
This notice applies to:
a. the use of ib-life.com;
b. all information stored on or receivable through this or any other ib-life.com server ("Information"); and
c. any goods or services offered, accessed or obtained through ib-life.com (collectively "A.S. Watson") by you ("the User").
This notice limits the liability of International Buying- a division of A.S. Watson Retail (HK) Limited and its associated companies, subsidiaries, employees, agents, contractors and any third party Information provider (collectively "A.S. Watson") in relation to any such use, Information, goods and services.
The Information may be protected under intellectual property laws and rights (including without limitation laws protecting copyright). If the User downloads, copies, transmits, publishes, stores or otherwise uses the Information without the consent of the owner of such rights, the User may infringe such laws or rights. It is the User's responsibility to determine whether any such infringement ("Copyright Infringement") will occur.
3. General Disclaimer
A.S. Watson expressly disclaims any responsibility, representation or warranty:
a. in relation to the quality, operation, use, accuracy, or timeliness of, or the fitness or use for any purpose of, ib-life.com or the Information;
b. in relation to any goods or services accessed, offered or obtained through ib-life.com or pursuant to the Information;
c. that any access to ib-life.com or the Information will be uninterrupted or error free or that the Information does not contain any viruses, or contaminating or destructive properties;
d. that the Information will not be objectionable or offensive to the User or any other person;
e. for any error, omission or misstatement in or arising from the Information.
A.S. Watson does not endorse or recommend any person, organisation, name, product or service referred to in the Information, nor does the Information constitute A.S. Watson's views or opinions. A.S. Watson will not be a party to any transaction between the User and any third person in any way relating to the Information or made through ib-life.com unless and only to the extent expressly stated in writing otherwise.
4. Third Parties Websites
ib-life.com may contain materials produced by third parties or links to other websites. A.S. Watson accept no responsibility or liability in respect of any such third party materials or for the operation or content of other websites (whether or not linked to ib-life.com) which are not under A.S. Watson's direct control. A.S. Watson reserves the right to require the removal of any link from another website to ib-life.com which is installed without obtaining the prior written consent of A.S. Watson.
5. Limitation of Liability
A.S. Watson shall not be liable to the User or any other person whether in tort, contract, statute or otherwise (including without limitation for negligence, breach of contract, defamation, or intellectual property right infringement) for:
a. any direct loss;
b. any consequential or indirect loss (including without limitation loss of revenue or profits); or
c. the User's liability to any other person, which is suffered or incurred by the User or any other person arising under or in any way out of the Information or ib-life.com's use.
A.S. Watson does not warrant (and accepts no responsibility for) confidentiality of any information or data whether personal or otherwise transmitted through ib-life.com. A.S. Watson's current practice is to take reasonable steps to maintain confidentiality.
7. Availability and Suitability of Services
A.S. Watson does not warrant that the information or materials contained in ib-life.com are current or accurate or that any of the products or services featured on ib-life.com are available. A.S. Watson may change the materials appearing on ib-life.com at any time without notice.
8. Users Obligations
In consideration of A.S. Watson allowing the User access to the Information and / or ib-life.com, the User agrees:
a. not to carry out or allow any copyright infringement;
b. not to use the Information or the User's access to ib-life.com for any illegal, improper, obscene or defamatory purpose;
c. to take all steps to ensure the Information does not damage the User's information or systems;
d. to ensure that all information which you provide to ib-life.com is true and accurate to the best of your knowledge;
e. to A.S. Watson conducting research on access to the Information;
f. to all A.S. Watson's disclaimers and limitations of liability set out in this notice; and
g. to A.S. Watson's personal data policies current from time to time applying.
User agrees to hold A.S. Watson harmless and indemnify A.S. Watson against all losses, damages, claim, demands, liabilities, costs (including legal costs), and expenses in connection with your use of ib-life.com in breach of the terms and conditions herein or negligence.
10. Law and Severability
Hong Kong law governs this notice, and each part of this notice shall apply to the extent permitted thereby. Any part of this notice which is prohibited or unenforceable in any jurisdiction is ineffective as to that jurisdiction only to the extent of the prohibition or unenforceability. That does not invalidate the remaining parts of this notice nor affect the validity or enforceability of that part in any other jurisdiction.
Trade Mark Notice
Watsons / Kruidvat / Superdrug are trade marks of A.S. Watson and Marionnaud is trade mark owned by Marionnaud Parfumeries. A.S. Watson and Marionnaud Parfumeries have registered trade marks and pending trade mark applications in a number of countries. Any unauthorised use or reproduction of the trade marks may amount to an infringement of the rights of A.S. Watson or Marionnaud Parfumeries.