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Terms and Conditions

These terms and conditions were last revised on October 25, 2015.

Welcome to the forumforagriculture.com website. This website has been designed to provide general information about the Forum for the Future of Agriculture (FFA). You may use this website, provided you comply with these terms and conditions.

Your acceptance of these terms and conditions


Please take a few minutes to carefully review these terms and conditions. By accessing and using this website you agree to follow and be bound by these terms and conditions. If you do not agree to follow and be bound by these terms and conditions, you may not access, use or download materials from this website. The privacy statement, which can be accessed on this website via the link next to the link to these terms & conditions, forms an integral part of these terms & conditions.

These terms and conditions may change


The Forum for the Future of Agriculture organisers (referred to as FFA in this document) reserve the right to update or modify these terms and conditions at any time without prior notice. For this reason, we encourage you to review these terms and conditions every time you use this website.

Copyright notice and limited license


Everything you see and hear on this website (the “Content”), including, for example, all of the text, photographs, illustrations, graphics, audio clips, video clips, and audio-video clips, is copyrighted.

You are granted a non-exclusive license to the content, however subject to the following limitations:
You may download, store, print, and copy selected portions of the content of this site, provided you:

(1) except where it is indicated that material is available for download and use (e.g. the Press area of website) only use the content you download for your personal, non-commercial use or to further your business dealings with FFA;
(2) do not publish or post any part of the content on any other Internet site;
(3) do not publish or broadcast any part of the content in or on any other media, without permission;
(4) do not modify or alter the content in any way or delete or modify any copyright or trademark notices or notices of confidentiality.

Except as expressly stated above, you may not copy, download, print, publish, display, perform, distribute, transmit, transfer, translate, modify, add to, update, compile, abridge or in any other way transform or adapt all or any part of the content of this site without first obtaining written permission from FFA.

Except as expressly stated above, no right, title or interest in the downloaded content is transferred to you when you download content from this site. Except for the limited, non-exclusive license expressly granted above, nothing contained in these terms and conditions and on this website shall be construed as conferring a license or any other right under any copyright, trademark, patent, or other intellectual property right of FFA or any third party.

Unsolicited ideas


The FFA organisers welcome your comments and feedback regarding this website. All information and materials submitted to FFA through this website, such as any comments, feedback, ideas, questions, designs, data or the like, will be considered NON-CONFIDENTIAL and NON-PROPRIETARY. For this reason, we ask that you not send us any information or materials that you do not wish to assign to us, including, without limitation, any confidential information and any original creative materials.

You are responsible for the communications you submit through this website, including, without limitation, their truthfulness and accuracy.

Please note that your submissions (e.g. via our contact pages) do not have any legally binding effect on FFA. Therefore, invoices, reminders and the like must be exclusively sent to the addresses set forth in the respective contract.

Third-party information


Some of the information, articles and other materials available through this site are provided to FFA by third-parties. Wherever practical, in our opinion, the source of these third-party materials is identified. These third-party materials are provided for your interest and convenience only. FFA does not warrant or represent that these materials are current, accurate, complete or reliable. FFA accepts no responsibility for any use to which third party information is put.

Links to other websites


This site contains hyperlinks to websites that are not operated by FFA. These hyperlinks are provided for your reference and convenience only, and do not imply any endorsement of the material on these third-party websites or any association with their operators. FFA does not control these websites and is not responsible for their contents. You access and use these websites solely at your own risk.

Right to alter website


FFA reserves the right to alter the content and functionality of this website in any way, or to limit access to this web site, or to shut down this website, at any time, for any reason, without prior notification, and will not be liable in any way for possible consequences of such changes.

Disclaimer of warranties


This website is provided on an “as is,” “as available” basis, without warranties of any kind. To the fullest extent possible pursuant to applicable law, the FFA organisers disclaim all warranties, express, implied or statutory, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of third-party rights. Without limiting the foregoing, FFA does not represent or warrant that this website will be available at any particular time or location or that its operation will be uninterrupted or error free. FFA does not represent or warrant that the content of this site is free of viruses, worms or other code that may manifest contaminating or destructive properties. Although FFA has made and will continue to make great efforts to provide accurate and up-to-date information, information published on this website may be incomplete or outdated and may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. FFA does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use, validity, accuracy, currency or reliability of, or the results of the use of, or otherwise respecting this web site or any information published on this web site.

Limitation of liability


Your use of this website is at your sole risk. Under no circumstances, shall FFA, its affiliates or any of their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents, to the extent permissible under the applicable law, be liable for any direct or indirect losses or damages arising out of or in connection with your access of, use of or inability to use this website or your reliance on any information provided on this website. Without limiting the foregoing, FFA shall not be liable in any way for possible errors or omissions in the contents of this site; this applies in particular to any references to products and services supplied by FFA. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all losses and damages of any kind whatsoever, whether direct or indirect, general, special, incidental, consequential, exemplary or otherwise, including without limitation, loss of data, revenue or profits. This limitation of liability applies whether the alleged liability is based on contract, negligence, tort, strict liability or any other basis.

If any part of this limitation of liability is found to be invalid or unenforceable, then the aggregate liability of FFA and/or its affiliates under such circumstances for liabilities that otherwise would have been limited shall not exceed one hundred ($100.00) dollars.

Effective date


The terms and conditions set forth above are effective as of October 25, 2015.