TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 Avaus Marketing Innovations Oy (“Avaus”) is committed to preserving the privacy of all visitors to avaus.fi.

1. INTRODUCTION

1.1 You may access most areas of this Website without registering your details with us

1.2 By accessing any part of this Website, you shall be deemed to have accepted this legal notice in full. If you do not accept this legal notice in full, you should leave this Website.

1.3 Avaus may revise this legal notice at any time by updating this posting. 

2. LICENCE

2.1 You are permitted to print and download extracts from this Website for your own use on the following basis: (a) no documents or related graphics on this Website are modified in any way; (b) no graphics on this Website are used separately from accompanying text; (c) Avaus’s copyright and trade mark notices and this permission notice appear in all copies; and (d) any such use is for your own personal use only and no materials shall be used for any commercial purposes whatsoever.

2.2 Unless otherwise stated, the copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on this Website (including without limitation photographs and graphical images) are owned by Avaus. For the purposes of this legal notice, any use of extracts from this Website other than in accordance with paragraph 2.1 above for any purpose is prohibited. 

3. SERVICE ACCESS

3.1 While Avaus endeavours to ensure that this Website is normally available 24

hours a day, Avaus shall not be liable if for any reason this Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. Access to this Website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond Avaus’s control.

4. VISITOR MATERIAL AND CONDUCT

4.1 Other than personally identifiable information, which is covered under the Privacy Policy, any material you transmit or post to this Website shall be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. Avaus shall have no obligations with respect to such material. Avaus shall be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate, and otherwise use such material and all data, images, sounds, text, and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes. This will not apply to any email you send us via the Website requesting advice, which shall be treated on receipt by Avaus as confidential. However, you are reminded that email is not necessarily a secure method of transmission and you are responsible for ensuring any email is correctly addressed. 

4.2 You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Website any

material:(a) that is threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, seditious, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory, menacing, scandalous, inflammatory, blasphemous, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy or which may cause annoyance or inconvenience; or(b) for which you have not obtained all necessary licences and/or approvals; or (c) which constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise be contrary to the law of or infringe the rights of any third party, in Finland or any other country in the world;(d) which is technically harmful (including, without limitation, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data).

4.3 You may not misuse the Website (including, without limitation, by hacking).

4.4 Avaus shall fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing Avaus to disclose the identity or locate anyone posting any material in breach of paragraph 4.2 or paragraph 4.3.

5. LINKS TO AND FROM OTHER WEBSITES

Links to third party websites on this Website are provided solely for your convenience. Avaus has not reviewed all of these third party websites and does not control and is not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. Avaus therefore does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to this Website, you do so entirely at your own risk.

6. DISCLAIMER

6.1 While Avaus endeavours to ensure that the information on this Website is correct, Avaus does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on this Website. Avaus may make changes to the material on this Website, or to the services described in it, at any time without notice. The material on this Website may be out of date, and Avaus makes no commitment to update such material.

6.2 The material on this Website is provided “as is,” without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. Accordingly, to the maximum extent permitted by law, Avaus provides you with this Website on the basis that Avaus excludes all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms (including, without limitation, the conditions implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose, and the use of reasonable care and skill), which but for this legal notice might have effect in relation to this Website.

6.3 Where any information is provided on this Website or in any newsletter or similar correspondence we may send you at any time, such materials are provided for general information and reference purposes only and should not be relied upon. You should seek specific legal advice in relation to any query you may have, and we shall not be liable for any action you take or failure to act following a review of the information placed on the Website.

7. LIABILITY

7.1 Avaus, any other party (whether or not involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering this Website), and any of Avaus’s partners, employees or agents of any of them, exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise) in connection with this Website in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of this Website, any websites linked to this Website or the material on such websites, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing this Website or your downloading of any material from this Website or any websites linked to this Website.

7.2 If your use of material on this Website results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment, software or data, you assume all costs thereof.

8. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION

This legal notice shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the Finnish law. Disputes arising in connection with this legal notice shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Finnish courts. This Website is based in Finland.

9. CONTACT

9.1 All comments, queries and requests relating to our use of your information are welcomed and should be sent to info@avaus.fi

Issue Date: February 2014