Low-Latency.com is a Website owned by and operated by:
A-Team Consulting, Ltd. (trading as A-Team Group)
Eastcott, Abbotts Ann, Andover, Hamphshire, SP11 7NH, United Kingdom
T: +44 (0)20 8090 2055
Important: Please read through these Terms & Conditions (”the Terms”) carefully. You must read these Terms before accessing Low-Latency.com. By accessing Low-Latency.com(”the Website”) or by otherwise accessing any content, software, products or services available through the Website (”the Content”), you are deemed to have entered into an agreement with A-Team Consulting Ltd. (“A-Team”) and to have agreed to be bound by the Terms set out below.
If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, you may not use or access any of the publications or Websites owned or operated by A-Team.
“Terms” means these terms and conditions;
“You/your” means visitor or community member (via registration) of Low-Latency.com;
“Content” means any content, software, products or services made available on or via the Website or in print.
We will provide you with access to the Website and Content in accordance with these conditions. You should note that your ability to access the Website and/or receive the Content will vary depending on whether or not you, or a registered body on your behalf, is a member of community.
3. Intellectual Property Rights
The term “Intellectual Property Rights” means copyrights, database rights, trade marks, trade names, domain names, rights in logos, get-up and content, inventions, trade secrets and know-how, patents, all rights of whatever nature in computer software and data, all rights of privacy and all intangible rights and privileges of a nature similar to any of the above, in every case in any part of the world and whether or not registered; and including all granted or pending registrations, and all rights to make applications for registration in respect of any of the same.
All Intellectual Property Rights in the Content and design of the Website and any material emailed to you or otherwise supplied to you in conjunction with the Website are the property of A-Team .
The software, which operates the Website, is proprietary software and you may not use it except as expressly allowed under these Terms. You may not copy, reverse engineer, modify or otherwise deal with the software.
4. Use of A-Team Content
Unless otherwise stated, the copyright and similar rights in all material published on the Website are owned by A-Team, its sponsors or its licensors.
You acknowledge and agree that the material contained within the Website and/or Content are made available for your use only and are used within the copyright restrictions. You are permitted to print or download extracts from this material for your personal use only; none of this material may be used for any commercial or public use.
You agree not to use, modify or reproduce (and agree not to assist or facilitate any third party to) any A-Team Intellectual Property, including any trademarks, registered or unregistered, for any reason without written permission from A-Team. Use not permitted without permission from A-Team includes, but is not limited to, copying, modifying, adapting, translating, reproducing, transmitting, scanning, publishing, displaying, distributing, archiving, commercially exploiting, re-selling, or creating derivative works (electronically or otherwise). You may not reverse engineer, modify, decompile, disassemble or translate the Website and/or Content, services, materials or software. You may not display the materials on a public bulletin board, ftp site, other website, chat room or by any other unauthorised means.
5. Registration and Login Responsibilities
It is your responsibility to notify A-Team of any changes to that information (in particular your email address) by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Each registration is for a single user only. You agree that you, and, in relation to a corporate subscriber, any registered employee, will not impersonate any other person or entity or use a false name/company name or a name that you are not authorised to use. You also agree that you will not disclose your password or username to any other person, or allow your password or user name to be used by any other person to access the Content and/or services. Access through a single name and password being made available to multiple users on a network is not permitted.
You are solely responsible for all use of the Website and/or Content made by you or anyone else using your user name and password and for preventing the unauthorised use of your user name and password. You agree to notify A-Team immediately if you become aware of any breach of security, such as the disclosure, loss, theft of any username, password or ID or any unauthorised use of a username, password, or any other login details, by emailing email@example.com.
If you use or receive any messaging/email service from the Website, you must not use the service to send, or use or re-use any material which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, libellous, or indecent or which infringes copyright or other rights of third parties, or which contains any other form of illegal content. You must not use the service to send any Spam mails.
A-Team reserves the right to monitor and record activity on the Website, including access to Content and/or services.
We reserve the right to decline any application from you to register as a user of the subscription Content and/or the free Content at our sole discretion.
We may, at our discretion, terminate or suspend membership and block login access.
7. Your Obligations
You agree not to use the Website and/or Content (or any part thereof) for any illegal purpose and agree to use it in accordance with all relevant laws. You agree not to upload or transmit through the Website and/or Content any computer viruses, macro viruses, Trojan horses, worms or anything else designed to interfere with, interrupt or disrupt the normal operating procedures of a computer. You agree not to upload or transmit through the Website and/or Content any material that is false, defamatory, profane, indecent, offensive, or of an obscene or menacing character, or that may cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety or that may infringe the rights of others, including the intellectual property rights, confidentiality or privacy of others.
You agree not to use the Website and/or Content in a way that may cause them to be interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient or such that the effectiveness or functionality of the Websites and/or Content is in any way impaired.
You agree that you will not attempt any unauthorised access to any part or component of the Website and/or the Content. You agree that in the event that you have any right, claim or action against any users arising out of that user’s use of the Website and/or Content, then you may pursue such right, claim or action independently of, and without recourse to us.
8. Limitation of Liability
While we will use reasonable endeavours to verify the accuracy of any information we place on the Websitesand/or the Content, we make no warranties, whether express or implied, concerning the material of the Website and/or Content. The Website and Content are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any representation or endorsement.
The Content is only for your general information and research purposes only and is not intended to address your particular requirements. In particular, the Content does not constitute any form of advice, recommendation or arrangement by A-Team and is not intended to be relied upon by users in making (or refraining from making) any specific investment, partnership or other decisions. Any appropriate independent advice should be obtained before making any such decisions. The Content should not be construed as an endorsement or recommendation of any third-party supplier, product or service. Any arrangements made between you and any third party named on the Website and/or Content are at your sole risk and responsibility.
A-Team expressly disclaims all warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security, accuracy, conditions of completeness, or any implied warranty arising from course of dealing or usage or trade. We make no warranty that the Website and/or Content will meet your requirements or will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the site or the server that makes them available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy, or reliability of the materials.
In no event will A-Team , its affiliates or other suppliers be liable for direct, special, incidental, or consequential damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of goodwill or reputation, loss of business information or other pecuniary loss) arising directly or indirectly from the use of (or failure to use) or reliance on the Content, even if A-Team has been advised of the possibility that such damages may arise.
9. Force Majeure
A-Team , its affiliates and its information providers will not be liable or deemed to be in default for any delay or failure in performance or interruption of the delivery of A-Team Content resulting directly or indirectly from any cause or circumstance beyond its or their reasonable control, including but not limited to failure of electronic or mechanical equipment or communication lines, telephone or other connection problems, computer viruses, unauthorised access, theft, operator errors, severe weather, earthquakes or natural disasters, strikes or other labour problems, wars, terrorist attacks, or governmental restrictions.
10. Entire Agreement
This Agreement, together with any order form and payment method instructions set forth the entire agreement and understanding between you and us relating to the subject matter herein. Any prior written or verbal agreements are superseded by this Agreement. No oral explanation or oral information given by either of us shall alter the interpretation of these Terms.
Changes to the Site
A-Team reserves the right to suspend, change, modify, add or remove portions of A-Team Content available on the Website at any time and to restrict the use and accessibility of the Website.
Changes to These Terms
A-Team may, at its discretion, add to or change the provisions of this agreement from time to time. All additions and changes will be notified to you by being posted on this page. It is your responsibility as a user to refer to these additions and changes. They will come into effect immediately on being posted and you will be deemed to have accepted them if you make access to the Website after that time. If you do not wish to accept them, you must terminate this agreement as described above.
Advertising and Sponsorship
The Website may contain advertising and sponsorship. Advertisers and sponsors are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on the Website complies with international and national law. A-Team will not be responsible for any error or inaccuracy in advertising material. Your correspondence with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers or merchants found on the Website or within the Content, including payment for and delivery of related goods, services and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations, associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser or merchant. You agree not to hold us liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers or merchants on the Website or within the Content.
Links to Third Party Websites
We may provide links to other websites or resources through the Website and/or Content. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for the privacy practices or the Content (including defamatory content) of such websites, including (without limitation) any advertising, products or other materials or services on or available from such websites or resources, nor for any damage, loss or offence caused or alleged to be caused by, or in connection with, the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on such external sites or resources.
Links to Our Websites
You may link to our website, provided you do so in a way that is legal and which does not damage our reputation. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
Rights of Reply
You may contact us with any comment or complaint about the Content featured within our Website by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
12. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, English law and you hereby irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts to settle any dispute that may arise out of, under, or in connection with these Terms or the legal relationship established by them. Nothing in this clause shall limit our right to take proceedings against you in any other court of complete jurisdiction, nor shall the taking of proceedings in one or more jurisdictions, whether concurrently or not, to the extent permitted by law of such other jurisdiction and jurisdictions.
You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights under these Terms.
If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms, which shall remain in full force and effect.
Failure by either party to exercise any right or remedy under these Terms does not constitute a waiver of that right or remedy. Headings in these Terms are for convenience only and will have no legal meaning or effect.
You agree to indemnify us, or any subsidiary or holding company as defined in section 736 and 736A of the Companies Act 1985 and our and their officers, directors and employees, immediately on demand, against all claims, liability, damages, costs and expenses, including legal fees, arising out of any breach of these Terms by you. You shall not enter into any settlement or compromise of any such claim or action without our prior written consent. We may, at our sole discretion, assume and control the defence of such claim or action.
LAST UPDATED: July 2, 2011