TERMS AND 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.

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

License to use website

Unless otherwise stated, BitProton 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 [or [OTHER CONTENT]] 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 BitProton's express written consent.

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

[Restricted access

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

If BitProton 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.

[BitProton may disable your user ID and password in BitProton's sole discretion without notice or explanation.]

No warranties

This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. BitProton 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, BitProton 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

BitProton 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 money, 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 BitProton 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 BitProton's liability in respect of any:

  • death or personal injury caused by BitProton's negligence;
  • fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of BitProton; or matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for BitProton 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, BitProton has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against BitProton'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 BitProton's officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as BitProton.

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 BitProton and undertake to keep BitProton indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by BitProton to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of BitProton's legal advisers) incurred or suffered by BitProton 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 BitProton's other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, BitProton may take such action as BitProton 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

BitProton 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

BitProton may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with BitProton'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 [, together with [OTHER DOCUMENTS],] constitute the entire agreement between you and BitProton 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 [JURISDICTION].

COOKIES

About cookies

This website uses cookies. By using this website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to BitProton's use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

Cookies are files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.

The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.

There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

Cookies on our website

BitProton uses the following cookies on this website, for the following purposes:

Yandex cookies

[BitProton uses Yandex Metrica to analyse the use of this website. Yandex Metrica generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users' computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Yandex will store and use this information. Yandex's terms of service and privacy policy is available at: https://yandex.com/legal/metrica_termsofuse/ and https://yandex.com/legal/privacy/.]

[Other] third party cookies

When you use this website, you may also be sent the other third party cookies, which may be used for the other purposes.

Refusing cookies

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.

In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.

In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.

Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.

COPYRIGHTS

Ownership of copyright

The copyright in this website and the material on this website (including without limitation the text, computer code, artwork, photographs, images, music, audio material, video material and audio-visual material on this website) is owned by BitProton [and its licensors].

Copyright license

BitProton grants to you a worldwide non-exclusive royalty-free revocable license to:

  • view this website and the material on this website on a computer or mobile device via a web or other browser;
  • copy, download and store this website and the material on this website in your web browser cache memory; or personal harddisk; or storage; and print pages from this website for your own [personal and non-commercial] use.

BitProton does not grant you any other rights in relation to this website or the material on this website. In other words, all other rights are reserved.

For the avoidance of doubt, you must not adapt, edit, change, transform, publish, republish, distribute, redistribute, broadcast, rebroadcast or show or play in public this website or the material on this website (in any form or media) without BitProton's prior written permission.

Data mining

The automated and/or systematic collection of data from this website is prohibited.

Permissions

You may request permission to use the copyright materials on this website by writing to copyright[at]bitproton.com.

Enforcement of copyright

BitProton takes the protection of its copyright very seriously.

If BitProton discovers that you have used its copyright materials in contravention of the license above, BitProton may bring legal proceedings against you seeking monetary damages and an injunction to stop you using those materials. You could also be ordered to pay legal costs.

If you become aware of any use of BitProton's copyright materials that contravenes or may contravene the license above, please report this by email to copyright[at]bitproton.com.

Infringing material

If you become aware of any material on the website that you believe infringes your or any other person's copyright, please report this by email to copyright[at]bitproton.com.

LINKING POLICY

Status of linking policy

BitProton welcomes links to this website [made in accordance with the terms of this linking policy].

[This linking policy is intended to assist you when linking to this website.] OR [By using this website you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this linking policy.]

Links from this website

This website includes links to other websites owned and operated by third parties. These links are not endorsements or recommendations.

BitProton has no control over the contents of third party websites, and BitProton accepts no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

[Removal of links

You agree that, should BitProton request the deletion of a link to our website that is within your control, you will delete the link promptly.

If you would like BitProton to remove a link to your website that is included on this website, please contact BitProton using the contact details below. Note that unless you have a legal right to demand removal, such removal will be at our discretion.]

Contact

You can contact BitProton by sending email to contact[at]bitproton.com.