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Wood-X Limited


  1. Introduction

    1. These terms and conditions (Terms) set out the basis on which you may browse and use (i) our website, available at (the Site); (ii) any services offered through it; and (iii) any articles or other information (which includes each articles' text, illustrations, tables, abstracts and data) published by us and made available via the Site (Site Articles).

    2. The Site is owned and operated by Wood-X Limited, a company registered in New Zealand with registration number 2202541 and registered office at Foundry Rd, Silverdale, Auckland, New Zealand (we, us or our).

    3. Your use of the Site will be governed by these Terms which will be a legal contract between us and you. By browsing or using the Site and/or the Site Articles and/or any services, content or materials made available through the Site you are agreeing to be legally bound by the Terms.

  1. Changes to the Terms

    1. We may revise the Terms at any time by amending this page. Your use of the Site will be subject to the most recent version of the Terms available on the Site.

    2. We recommend that you read through the Terms available on the Site regularly so that you can be sure that you are aware of any changes that may apply to you.

  1. Access and use of the Site

    1. Access to the Site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of the Site without notice to you.

    2. You must not misuse the Site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, or any other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Site, the server on which the Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Site. You must not attack the Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack. 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 Site will cease immediately.

    3. You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Site.

  1. Use of Articles

    1. You may not make commercial use of any Site Article, without our prior written consent and payment of the appropriate fees, even if you are the author or the employer, funder or affiliate organisation of the author of such Site Article. For the purposes of these Terms, "commercial use" means use in any manner that is primarily intended for or directed toward commercial advantage or monetary compensation, including but not limited to provision or distribution (including by way of hyperlink) of any Site Article or part of any Site Article (including any abstract, figures or tables) in any format

  1. to support marketing activities;

  2. to support activities at a conference, exhibition or trade show;

  3. as resource material on a company or product-specific website;

  4. to support company training of any individuals for any purpose;

  5. to supplement or replace a purchased paper or electronic reprint of any published Site Article;

  6. in other publications published by a commercial organisation for any commercial purpose; or

  7. on any third party website for any commercial benefit, advantage or private monetary compensation.

    1. You may not under any circumstances re-use, re-package, deface, alter or change in any way any of the information contained on the Site, or contained in any Site Article.  You may not link to our Site without our prior written permission.

  1. Intellectual property rights

    1. Unless otherwise indicated, we are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Site and in any material available on it.

    2. You may not copy or use any part of the Site, Site Articles or other content made available through it other than as expressly permitted by the Terms.

    3. If you copy or use any part of the Site, Site Articles or other content made available through it in breach of the Terms then, without prejudice to any of our rights and remedies, your right of use will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

  1. Termination and suspension

    1. We may, in our sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to the Site immediately without notice if you breach any of the Terms.

  1. Data protection and privacy

    1. Any personal information that we collect from you as you browse and use the Site will be used in accordance with our privacy policy. To find out more about the data we collect from you and how we use it please read our privacy policy available at the end of these Terms.

    2. By accepting the Terms you also consent to our use of your personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

  1. Links from the Site

    1. Where the Site contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the content of those websites or resources and we are not responsible or liable for them in anyway.

  1. Disclaimers

    1. Except as expressly provided in the Terms, the Site and any content provided through it, including the Site Articles, are provided on an "as is" basis. We do not make any representation or warranty of any kind, either express or implied (whether by common law, custom, statute or otherwise) in relation to the Site, the Site Articles, or any other content, products or services provided through it including, without limitation, any warranties in relation to fitness for a particular purpose or in relation to quality, completeness, accuracy, reliability or non-infringement.

    2. The content on the Site and the Site Articles are provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must entirely rely on your own judgement in respect of all such information and you are advised to obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on the Site or contained in a Site Article. We make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on the Site or contained in a Site Article is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

    3. We do not guarantee that the Site will always be available, be uninterrupted, secure or free from bugs or viruses, nor that the Site or any products, services or content provided through it will be free from errors or omissions.

    4. Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you. Please check your local laws for any restrictions of limitations regarding the exclusion of implied warranties.

    5. Nothing in these Terms has the effect or intent of contracting out of the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 or the Fair Trading Act 1986 where those statutes apply. Nothing in the Terms is intended to disclaim or exclude any warranty or liability that cannot be disclaimed or excluded by operation of applicable law.

  1. Indemnity

    1. You shall indemnify, defend and hold us harmless, on demand, from and against all actions, claims, causes of action, proceedings and demands of whatsoever nature or kind, as well as from and against all damages, liabilities, obligations, losses, costs charges, penalties, fines and expenses (including reasonable legal fees resulting therefrom) arising out of or in connection with your breach of the Terms.

  1. Limitation of Liability

    1. To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to the Site or any content on it, including the Site Articles, or services provided through it, whether express or implied.

    2. We will not be liable to you or any other user of the Site or the Site Articles 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 the use of, or inability to use, the Site or the Site Articles and in no circumstances shall we be liable for any direct loss of profit, loss or damage to data, loss of reputation or goodwill, loss of opportunity or anticipated savings or any indirect, special, consequential or punitive losses, costs, expenses, claims or damages of any kind.

  1. General

    1. The Terms do not create or infer any rights that are enforceable by any person who is not a party to them.

    2. You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights or obligations in the Terms to any other person without our written consent.

    3. If we decide not to exercise or enforce any right that we have against you at a particular time, then this does not prevent us from later deciding to exercise or enforce that right.

    4. If any part of the Terms is found to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by a court or regulator, then, where required, that part shall be deleted from the Terms and the remaining parts of the Terms will continue to be enforceable.

    5. These Terms and any non-contractual obligations arising out of them shall be governed by and construed in accordance with New Zealand law and if you are a business you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the New Zealand courts.

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