These Terms of Service (“Terms”) set out the rules for using our website at https://www.asa-international.com/ (the “ASA Website”).
BY ACCESSING OR USING THE ASA WEBSITE, YOU AGREE THAT YOU ARE BOUND BY THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS, DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THE ASA WEBSITE.
The list below sets out what is covered in these Terms and you can click on the headings below to go to a specific section.
https://www.asa-international.com/ is a website operated by ASA International Group plc (“ASA International”, “our”, “we”, “us”). We are registered at Highdown House, Yeoman Way, Worthing, West Sussex, United Kingdom under the register number 11361159.
To contact us, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We amend these Terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use the ASA Website, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. Changes to these Terms will be effective upon the date of posting on the ASA Website, unless indicated otherwise in the amended Terms. Your continued use of the ASA Website after the amended version of these Terms becomes effective constitutes your binding acceptance of the amended version. If you do not agree to any amended version, you should immediately discontinue your use of the ASA Website.
All employees, agency staff, agents, and contractors of ASA International Group plc are required to comply with policies prohibiting the use of any means, including social media, to expose our trade secrets and other confidential information and intellectual property, or otherwise communicate on our behalf, without specific permission.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, you must not rely on any material or information relating to or purporting to be issued on behalf of ASA International Group plc unless it is published on the London Stock Exchange’s Regulatory News Service or another official source.
You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on the ASA Website. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on the ASA Website, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on the ASA Website is accurate, complete or up to date.
We may update and change the ASA Website from time to time, including to reflect changes to our business. We will try to give you reasonable notice of material changes to the ASA Website.
The ASA Website is made available free of charge. We are not responsible for any charges that you may incur from third parties with respect to your use of the ASA Website, including without limitation any data charges or Internet access fees.
We do not guarantee that the ASA Website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted.
We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of the ASA Website for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.
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 and for any reason, including where we consider that you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Terms.
If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at email@example.com.
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the ASA Website, 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 the ASA Website for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on the ASA Website.
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 the ASA Website must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on the ASA Website 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 the ASA Website in breach of these Terms, your right to use the ASA Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.
We do not guarantee that the ASA Website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology and computer programmes to access the ASA Website. You should use appropriate virus protection software.
You must not misuse the ASA Website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful.
You must use the ASA Website only for lawful purposes. You must not use the ASA Website:
- in any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation;
- in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect; or
- to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam).
You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the ASA Website, the servers on which the ASA Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the ASA Website. You must not attack the ASA Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you may be committing a criminal offence. 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 the ASA Website will cease immediately.
You must not reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of the ASA Website in contravention of the provisions of these Terms.
When we consider that a breach of these Terms has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.
Failure to comply with these Terms may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:
- immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use the ASA Website;
- issue of a warning to you;
- legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs on an indemnity basis (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting from the breach;
- further legal action against you;
- disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary or as required by law.
We exclude our liability for all action we may take in response to breaches of these Terms. The actions we may take are not limited to those described above, and we may take any other action we deem appropriate.
You may link to our home page, 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 any ASA Website in any website that is not owned by you.
Our site must not be framed on any other website, nor may you create a link to any part of any ASA Website other than the home page.
We reserve the right to withdraw permission to link to the ASA Website without notice.
The ASA Website may include information and materials uploaded by other users. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.
If you wish to complain about information and materials uploaded by other users please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you submit or provide suggestions for improving the ASA Website to us, we will be free to exercise any and all rights in the feedback without restriction or compensation of any kind.
Whether you are a consumer or a business user:
We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
If you are a business user:
- We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to the ASA Website or any content on it.
- We will not be liable to you 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:
- use of, or inability to use, the ASA Website; or
- use of or reliance on any content displayed on the ASA Website.
- In particular, we will not be liable for:
- loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
- business interruption;
- loss of anticipated savings;
- loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
- any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
If you are a consumer user:
We only provide the ASA Website for domestic and private use. You agree not to use the ASA Website for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
We will only use your personal information as set out in our Privacy & Cookies Policy.
If you are a consumer user, please note that these Terms, their subject matter and their formation, are governed by English law. You and we both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction except that, if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of Scotland you may also bring proceedings in Scotland.
If you are a business user, these Terms, their subject matter and their formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
The name “ASA” and the ASA logo are owned by ASA International Group plc in the UK. You are not permitted to use them without our approval, unless they are part of material you are using as permitted under Clause 9 of these Terms (Using Materials on the ASA Website).