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Terms and Conditions

1. Interpretation

1.1 In these Conditions the following words shall have the following meanings:

"Content" means reports, data, information, materials or other content appearing on the Extranet.

"Extranet" means the RIU Extranet to be found at including any links to any external websites.

"Intellectual Property Rights" means any intellectual property rights of whatsoever nature anywhere in the world, including but without limitation, any patents, trade marks,  registered designs, database rights, applications for any of the foregoing, copyright, domain names, unregistered design rights, rights in semi-conductor topographies or similar rights, know how and any other similar protected rights in any other country.

"Home Page" means the specific website page that appears at

“NWDA” means the Northwest Development Agency of PO Box 37, Renaissance House, Centre Park, Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 1XB.

"RIU" means the Regional Intelligence Unit, which is a service of the NWDA.

2. Access To Extranet

2.1 By accessing the Extranet You agree to be bound by these Conditions.

2.2 Links to the Extranet are not permitted other than to the Home Page except with prior written permission of the NWDA. Links to the Extranet from within a frameset definition are not permitted except with prior permission of the NWDA.

3. NWDA'S RIights

3.1 The NWDA reserves the right in its absolute and sole discretion, without notice or explanation to make any changes to the Extranet whatsoever; remove the Extranet from the internet altogether; suspend or terminate access to or use of the Extranet; and intercept and monitor all communications between You and the NWDA as may be appropriate for security or training purposes.

4. Data

4.1 The NWDA makes no warranties whatsoever, whether express or implied as to the accuracy, quality, timeliness, completeness or fitness for purpose of the Content that appears on the Extranet (including but without limitation any content that is contained in other websites that are linked to or referenced on the Extranet).

4.2 The Content does not constitute advice and You should in no way rely on it.

5. Intellectual Property

5.1 All Intellectual Property Rights relating to the Extranet, and its designs and layout and the Content shall at all times be vested in the NWDA or its Licensors.

5.2 You shall not use nor pass off as your own the NWDA or RIU's name, logo, any trade mark or any other identification marks for the purpose of advertising or publicity without the prior written consent of the NWDA.

6. Limitation of Liability

6.1 The NWDA shall not be liable for any downtime or malfunction of the Extranet or the Content.

6.2 The NWDA shall not be liable for any loss arising from the websites that are linked to or referenced on the Extranet.

6.3 The NWDA shall not be liable (whether in contract, tort, misrepresentation, negligence or otherwise) for direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages in connection with the operation of the Extranet or in connection with the Content even if the NWDA has been warned of the possibility of such damages. Without limiting the previous sentence, the NWDA shall not be liable for loss of profits, revenue, opportunity, goodwill or data.

6.4 Notwithstanding any contrary provision in Conditions, the NWDA does not limit or exclude its liability in respect of:

(a) any death or personal injury caused by its negligence;
(b) any fraud; and
(c) any other statutory or other liability which cannot be excluded under applicable law.

7. Assignment

7.1 You may not assign or transfer or purport to assign or transfer to any other person any rights under these Conditions without the NWDA's prior written approval.

7.2 The NWDA may assign or transfer any of its rights or obligations under these Conditions.

8. Implied Terms Excluded

8.1 Any terms implied by law are hereby excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

9. Governing Law

9.1 These Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England in the English language, and You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.