Terms & Conditions
La Civiltà Cattolica, English Edition (LCC)
This website (www.laciviltacattolica.com) is operated by the Union of Catholic Asian News Limited (BR No 50293994) trading as UCAN in conjunction with La Civiltà Cattolica VAT 00946771003 | Registration ROC n. 6608 (www.laciviltacattolica.it)
When using the website and its services you agree to these Terms and Conditions of Use. LCC may from time to time amend, update or change this website including these Terms and Conditions of Use without prior notice.
1. General Disclaimer
1.1. LCC is not liable to you or anyone else for any loss suffered in connection with the use of this website or a linked website.
1.2. This general disclaimer is not restricted or modified by any of the following specific warnings and disclaimers.
2. Site Access
2.1. This website is LCC’s intellectual property and is subject to copyright.
2.2. LCC grants subscribers and visitors a limited, revocable and non-exclusive license for the sole purpose of browsing, reviewing, reproducing or commenting on the content of the website.
2.3. Other than for the purpose of and subject to the conditions prescribed under the Copyright Law of Hong Kong and similar statutes that apply in your location, you may not, in any form or by any means:
a) adapt, reproduce, broadcast, decompile, disassemble, download, copy, store, distribute, transmit, print, display, perform, publish or create derivative works from any part of this website without attribution or acknowledgement; or
b) commercialize any information, products or services obtained from any part of this website, without LCC’s written permission.
2.4. You must not conduct, or participate in, the resale or commercial exploitation of the website and any of its contents for any purpose.
2.5. If you breach these Terms and Conditions of Use then your license to use the website will terminate forthwith and will not be re-issued without LCC’s written consent.
3. Registered Names
3.1. The registered names “La Civiltà Cattolica” and other names of LCC’s products and services referred to in this website are trademarks of LCC.
3.2. Other product and company names mentioned in this website may be the trademarks of other people or entities.
3.3. Where you use any of LCC’s trademarks, if permitted under these Terms and Conditions of Use, to refer to its activities, products or services, you must include a statement attributing that trade mark to LCC.
3.4. You must not use any of UCAN’s trademarks:
a) in or as the whole or part of your own or other trademarks;
b) in connection with activities, products or services other than those supplied by
c) in a manner which may be confusing, misleading or deceptive; and
d) in a manner that disparages LCC or its information, products or services including this website.
4. Hyperlinks, Framing and Metatags
4.1. LCC grants you a limited, revocable and non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to the homepage of the website.
4.2. The hyperlink you create must not portray the website in a misleading, derogatory or offensive manner.
4.3. In creating the hyperlink, you must not use any image, logo or trademark on the website without LCC’s express consent.
4.4. Where the website offers a hyperlink to another website (linked site), you acknowledge and agree that:
a) LCC has made no representation or warranties whatsoever regarding the linked site or any of its content;
b) LCC has made no representations or warranties and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, content or use of the information accessible via this website or any linked site;
c) LCC is not responsible for any information or opinions published on any linked site; and
d) In no event will LCC be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, special or other consequential damages from any use of this website, or on any other linked site, including without limitation, any loss of profits, business interruption, loss of programs or other data on your information handling system or otherwise, even if LCC is expressly advised of the possibility of such damages.
4.5. By accessing the linked site through a hyperlink on the website, you warrant to LCC that you have made your own enquiries and satisfied yourself regarding the suitability, reliability, security and other relevant matters regarding the linked site or its content and you release LCC and hold LCC harmless against all damage or loss that you suffer as a result of accessing the linked site.
4.6. Subject to clause 4.1, you must not, without the written consent of LCC, frame or use framing techniques to enclose any part of the website.
5. Website Content
5.1. Where the website, particularly articles within the website, contains any information, tables, photographs or any other material obtained from a third party source, whether it is specified to have been obtained from the third party or not (third party information):
a) LCC makes no representation or warranties whatsoever regarding the content of the third party information;
b) LCC makes no representations or warranties and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, content or use of the information contained in any third party information; and
c) in no event will LCC be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, special or other consequential damages from any use or reliance on any third party information contained on the website.
5.2. LCC is not liable to you or anyone else for any loss suffered in connection with any third-party information posted.
5.3. If you believe any third-party information to be inaccurate, incomplete or out of date, defamatory, infringing intellectual property rights or generally injurious to you or any party, you should contact LCC.
6. Advertisements and other third party postings
6.1. LCC may from time to time allow third parties to post advertisements, reviews, hyperlinks or other information on the website (third party listings).
6.2. You acknowledge and agree that LCC is not obligated to monitor or verify information on the third-party listings.
6.3. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions of Use and nothing that LCC may say and do can be construed as endorsing the content of (or part of) any third-party listings.
6.4. Where the content of any third-party listing is inaccurate, incomplete or out of date, defamatory, infringing intellectual property rights or generally injurious to you or any party, and you suffer a damage or loss as a result, then to the extent permitted by law, you release and hold LCC harmless against such damage or loss.
7. Exclusion of Warranties
7.1. To the extent permitted by applicable law, all representations, warranties and other terms are excluded other than as required by law. You must ensure that your access to this website is not illegal or prohibited by laws which apply to you or your location.
7.2. LCC is not liable to you or anyone else if interference with or damage to your computer systems occurs in connection with use of this website or a linked site.
7.3. You must take your own precautions to ensure that anything you view or download from the website is free of viruses or anything else (such as “worms” or “Trojan horses”) that may interfere with or damage the operations of your computer systems.
8. Limitation of Liability
8.1. LCC will use reasonable endeavors to ensure that all information on the website is accurate and will correct any errors or omissions as soon as practicable after being notified of them.
8.2. To the extent permitted by law, LCC disclaims all warranties and representations (whether express or implied) as to the accuracy of any information contained on the website.
8.3. You acknowledge and agree that:
a) any liability LCC may have for any losses or claims arising from an inability to access the website, or from any use of the website or reliance on the data transmitted using the website, is excluded to the fullest extent permissible by law; and
b) in no event will LCC be liable for any loss of profit, revenues, goodwill, opportunity, business, anticipated savings or other indirect or consequential loss of any kind in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise arising out of use of the website.
9.1. Without limiting the operation of any other provisions of these Terms and Conditions of Use, you agree to indemnify LCC and keep LCC indemnified, holding LCC harmless from all claims, demand, damages or loss (including legal costs on a full indemnity basis) incurred by LCC as a result of, or flowing naturally from, your breach of these Terms and Conditions of Use including without limitation the breach of any warranties.
10. Applicable Law
10.1. These Terms and Conditions of Use are governed by the laws of Hong Kong and in any disputes between you and LCC, you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Hong Kong.
11.1. If any part of these Terms and Conditions of Use is or becomes legally ineffective, invalid or unenforceable, the effectiveness, validity or enforceability of the remainder will not be affected.