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Terms of Use - The Glasshouse, Raglan, NZ

These Terms of Use tell you the terms of use on which you may make use of our website www.block295.co.nz and our mobile app (our Platform), whether as a guest or a registered user. 

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These Terms of Use (together with the documents referred to in it) tells you the terms of use on which you may make use of our website www.block295.co.nz and our mobile app (our Platform), whether as a guest or a registered user. Use of our Platform includes accessing, browsing, or registering to use our Platform.

Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use our Platform, as these will apply to your use of our Platform as well as the use of our Platform by any minor who you are a parent or guardian of, or who you allow use of our Platform (references herein to you will include any and all such party(ies) or person(s). We recommend that you print a copy of this for future reference. 

By using our Platform, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, you must not use our Platform.

OTHER APPLICABLE TERMS

These terms of use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our Platform:

Our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using our Platform, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate. 

Our Acceptable Use Policy, which sets out the permitted uses and prohibited uses of our Platform. When using our Platform, you must comply with this Acceptable Use Policy.
Our Cookie Policy, which sets out information about the cookies on our Platform.

INFORMATION ABOUT US

www.block295.co.nz is a site operated by the Whaanga Trust No. 1 (we or us), the trustee of which is Manu Trustees Limited, a Limited Liability Company, registered in New Zealand, and with our registered office at Malcolm Mounsey Clarke, 67 Heuheu Street, Taupo, New Zealand.

CHANGES TO THESE TERMS

We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. 

Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you. 

CHANGES TO OUR PLATFORM

We may update our Platform from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our Platform may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.

We do not guarantee that our Platform, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.

ACCESSING OUR PLATFORM

Our Platform is made available free of charge. We do not guarantee that our Platform, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our Platform is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our Platform without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our Platform is unavailable at any time or for any period.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our Platform.

You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons, including minors, who access our Platform through your internet connection are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

YOUR ACCOUNT AND PASSWORD

If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.

We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at hello@block295.co.nz.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our Platform, and in the material published on it.  Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our Platform for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation or household to content posted on our Platform.

You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our Platform must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the content on our Platform for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

If you print off, copy or download any part of our Platform in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our Platform will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

NO RELIANCE ON INFORMATION

The content on our Platform is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our Platform.

Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our Platform, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our Platform is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

LIMITATION OF OUR LIABILITY

To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our Platform or any content on it, whether express or implied. We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

  1. use of, or inability to use, our Platform; or
  2. use of or reliance on any content displayed on our Platform. 

Please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:

  1. loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
  2. business interruption;
  3. loss of anticipated savings;
  4. loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
  5. any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our Platform or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any web Platform linked to it.

We assume no responsibility for the content of web Platforms linked on our Platform. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

UPLOADING CONTENT TO OUR PLATFORM

Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to our Platform, or to make contact with other users of our Platform, you must comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.
You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. If you are a consumer user, this means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.

Any content you upload to our Platform will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You retain all of your ownership rights in your content, but you are required to grant us and other users of the Platform a limited licence to use, store and copy that content and to distribute and make it available to third parties.

We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our Platform constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.

We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you or any other user of our Platform. We have the right to remove any posting you make on our Platform if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

The views expressed by other users on our Platform do not represent our views or values.

You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your content.

VIRUSES

We do not guarantee that our Platform will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our Platform. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse our Platform by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our Platform, the server on which our Platform is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Platform. You must not attack our Platform via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our Platform will cease immediately.

LINKING TO OUR PLATFORM

You may link to our home page on our website, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. 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.

You must not establish a link to our Platform in any website that is not owned by you.

Our Platform must not be framed on any other Platform, nor may you create a link to any part of our website other than the home page.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

If you wish to make any use of content on our Platform other than that set out above, please contact hello@block295.co.nz

THIRD PARTY LINKS AND RESOURCES IN OUR PLATFORM

Where our Platform contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those Platforms or resources.

APPLICABLE LAW

Please note that these Terms of Use, as well as all Policies referred to herein, their subject matter and formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims), are governed by New Zealand law. You and we both agree to that the courts of New Zealand will have exclusive jurisdiction over any disagreement, dispute or claim. 

CONTACT US

To contact us, please email hello@block295.co.nz
Thank you for visiting our Platform.