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echwa (‘Service’) is the trading name for Damien Anderson (‘echwa’). By using our Service, you are agreeing to these Terms of Service (‘Terms’). If you are using the Service on behalf of an organisation or entity (‘Organisation’), then you are agreeing to these Terms on behalf of the Organisation. In that case, ‘you’ and ‘your’ may refer to the Organisation.
Changes to terms of service
From time to time, echwa may modify existing Terms and/or update these Terms with additional Terms applicable to the Service. For example, echwa may modify existing Terms to reflect any mandatory changes to the law. You should check the Terms regularly to keep informed. echwa will post notice of modification to these Terms on this page or via the email address you registered with us. Changes will not apply retroactively and will become effective thirty (30) days after they are posted on our website. Changes addressing new functions of the Service or changes made for legal reasons may be effective immediately. You should discontinue your use of our Service if you do not agree with updated or modified Terms.
Software in our service
echwa gives you a personal, worldwide, royalty-free, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to use the software provided by echwa as part of the Service. You may not copy, modify, distribute, sell, or lease any part of our Service or included software, nor may you reverse engineer or attempt to extract the source code of the software, unless local laws prohibit those restrictions or you have our written permission.
Modifying and terminating our service
echwa may, at our discretion change, remove, suspend or discontinue any aspect of our Services at any time including the availability of any content. We may also suspend or stop our Service with at least thirty (30) days notice prior to the complete shutdown of our Service.
You can choose to stop using our Service at will. We may also stop providing Service to you, or add or create new limitations to our Service at any time as detailed in the Terms.
Using our service
You must follow any policies made available to you within the Service. You may only use our Service as permitted by law. Parts of our Service are only accessible to our members and not to visitors. If you register with us to access some or all of our Service, you agree you will keep your user name and/or password confidential and will not share this information. echwa may investigate and/or suspend or terminate our Service to you at any time if we find your use of our Service violates the Terms and/or any policies.
Using our Service does not grant you ownership of any intellectual property rights in our Service or the content you may have access to.
Our content, trademarks, copyright, patents, logos, domain names and other related intellectual property rights or other features of our brand belong to us or to our licensors. Your use of our services does not grant you any rights in and/or our licensor’s intellectual property whether for commercial or non-commercial use.
We grant our users a licence to access and use our services and intellectual property rights and subject to the following usage restrictions:
you may use our services for personal, private and non-commercial purposes; and
you must not commercially exploit, or sell any content appearing on our services.
echwa, in its sole discretion, will determine abuse and/or misuse of our Service.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE SERVICE IS AVAILABLE “AS IS”. YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:
WHEN PERMITTED BY LAW, ECHWA AND ITS SERVICE PARTNERS, LICENSORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOST PROFITS, REVENUES, OR DATA, FINANCIAL LOSSES OR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.
YOUR USE AND/OR PURCHASE OF SERVICE ARE ALL AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS.
ECHWA DOES NOT WARRANT THAT:
THE SERVICE WILL MEET ALL OF YOUR REQUIREMENTS AT ALL TIMES;
THE SERVICE WILL BE ERROR-FREE AND ALL ERRORS IN THE SERVICE WILL BE CORRECTED;
THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED.
ALL CONTENT DOWNLOADED, UPLOADED AND/OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR DEVICES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LAPTOP COMPUTERS, DESKTOP COMPUTER, TABLETS, SMARTPHONES AND SMARTWATCHES, OR ANY DATA LOSS RESULTING FROM DOWNLOAD OR USE OF ANY SUCH ABOVE MENTIONED MATERIAL.
Governing law and jurisdiction
Any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
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