E-book disclaimer – Cut a Long Story Limited
(1) Copyright notice
Copyright © 2012 Cut a Long Story
We (Cut a Long Story Limited) control the copyright and other intellectual property rights in the attached e-book(s). Subject to the licence below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.
(2) Licence to use e-book(s)
Subject to your payment of the applicable price and compliance with the restrictions below and the other terms of this disclaimer, we grant to you a worldwide non-exclusive non-transferable licence to:
- download a copy of the e-book(s);
- store and view a copy of the e-book(s) on not more than two desktop or notebook computers;
- store and view a copy of the e-book(s) on not more than two e-book readers, smartphones, PDAs or similar electronic devices; and
- print a single copy of the e-book(s) solely for your own non-commercial purposes.
You must not in any circumstances:
- publish, republish, sell, license, sub-license, rent, transfer, broadcast, distribute or redistribute the e-book(s) or any part of the e-book(s);
- edit, modify, adapt or alter the e-book(s) or any part of the e-book(s);
- use the e-book(s) or any part of the e-book(s) in any way that is unlawful or in breach of any person's legal rights under any applicable law, or in any way that is offensive, indecent, discriminatory or otherwise objectionable;
- use the e-book(s) or any part of the e-book(s) to compete with us, whether directly or indirectly; or
- use the e-book(s) or any part of the e-book(s) for a commercial purpose.
You must retain, and must not delete, obscure or remove, all copyright notices and other proprietary notices in the e-book(s).
The rights granted to you by this disclaimer are personal to you, and you must not permit any third party to exercise these rights, except for a single individual to whom you have chosen to gift an e-book at the time of purchase.
If you breach any of the terms of this disclaimer, then the licence set out above will be automatically terminated upon such breach (whether or not we notify you of termination).
Upon the termination of the licence, you will promptly and irrevocably delete from your computer systems and other electronic devices any copies of the e-book(s) in your possession or control, and will permanently destroy any paper or other copies of the e-book(s) in your possession or control.
(3) No advice
The e-book(s) contains information, which is not advice, and should not be treated as such.
The contents of the e-book(s) are the creative endeavours of a third party author. You must not rely on the information in the e-book(s) as an alternative to legal, medical, financial, taxation, accountancy or other advice from an appropriately qualified professional.
(4) Limited Warranties
We do not warrant that the information in the e-book(s) is correct, or endorse the completeness or accuracy of any representations or claims made therein.
We do not warrant or represent that the use of the e-book(s) will lead to any particular outcome or result.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and subject to the first paragraph of Section (5) below, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to the e-book(s) and the use of the e-book(s).
(5) Limitations and exclusions of liability
Nothing in this disclaimer will: (i) limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence; (ii) limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; (iii) limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or (iv) exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.
The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (i) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (ii) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer or in relation to the e-book, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty.
We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control.
We will not be liable to you in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software.
We will not be liable to you in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.
(6) Trade marks
CUT [TRADE MARK], CutaLongStory [TRADE MARK], and our logo, are trade marks belonging to us. We give no permission for the use of these trade marks, and such use may constitute an infringement of our rights.
The other registered and unregistered trade marks or service marks in the e-book(s) are the property of their respective owners. Unless stated otherwise, we do not endorse and are not affiliated with any of the holders of any such rights and as such we cannot grant any licence to exercise such rights.
(7) Digital rights management
You acknowledge that the e-book(s) is(are) protected by digital rights management technology (CUT e-book tag), and that we may use this technology to enforce the terms of this disclaimer.
(8) Pirate copies
If you have bought or received a copy of the e-book(s) from any source other than Cut a Long Story Limited, then that copy is a pirate copy. If this has happened to you, please let us know by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
You can buy a genuine copy of the e-book(s) from www.cutalongstory.com
(9) Governing law
This disclaimer shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law.