Terms and Conditions
Use of Materials and Intellectual Property Rights
The full contents of this website is subject to copyright protection. The user may not copy any contents of Michael Vickers’ website other than for non-commercial individual reference retaining all copyright or any other proprietary notice, and thereafter the contents may not be recopied, reproduced or redistributed. The user may not copy, display, download, distribute, modify, reproduce, republish or retransmit any information, text or documents contained in this website or any portion thereof in any electronic medium or in hard copy, or create any derivative work based on such images, text or documents, without the express written consent of Michael Vickers, except as provided above. If any of these terms are breached by the user, his authorisation to use this site automatically terminates. The user must then immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials.
Unless stated otherwise, all product names whether appearing in large print or with the trademark symbol or not, are trademarks of Michael Vickers. The use or misuse of these trademarks or any other materials, except as permitted herein, is expressly prohibited and may be in violation of a number of laws including (but not limited to) copyright law and trademark law.
This site and the information contained within it are provided on an “as is” basis, with no warranties of any kind, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to any warranties of title or accuracy or any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The use of this site and the use of the information in the site is at the own risk of the user.
The content of this site is provided for the user’s general information only and does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy products. The content of this site may include technical inaccuracies and/or typographical errors. Michael Vickers shall not be responsible for the use of any information presented herein. The user of the site must make his own determination as to the suitability and completeness of the information he chooses to use. Michael Vickers by providing this information neither can nor intends to control the method or manner by which the services are used. Any service in the Site may be the subject of intellectual property rights reserved by Michael Vickers or others and are not licensed hereunder. Michael Vickers makes no representation or warranties, express or implied, that any use of information contained on the Site will not violate any such intellectual property rights.
Michael Vickers assumes no obligation to update or continue posting information contained on the Site and reserves the right to make changes and corrections to the Site content or availability at any time, without notice. Michael Vickers does not guarantee that access to this Site will not be interrupted, that this Site will be free of viruses or that this Site cannot be tampered with by third parties.
Limitation of Liability
In no event will Michael Vickers be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or related to this website, any website operated by a third party or any information contained in this website or any other website, including, but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages, including but not limitation lost data, lost revenue, or lost profits, under any theory, whether under a contract, tort (including negligence) or any other theory of liability, even if Michael Vickers is aware of the possibility of such damages.
Links to third parties’ Websites
Any links on this Site to third-party websites are provided as a courtesy only. By providing these links, Michael Vickers is not endorsing, adopting or agreeing with any of the content of the linked sites or the products or services of that third party. Michael Vickers does not review or control the content of third party sites and that content is not part of the Michael Vickers website. Michael Vickers expressly disclaims any responsibility for the content of any third party sites linked to the Michael Vickers website or the products or services of that third party. If the user of the Michael Vickers site decides to access any of the third-party websites linked to the Michael Vickers website, the user does this entirely at his own risk.
Generally, the user may visit the Michael Vickers website without telling any information about himself, including his email address. Michael Vickers’s web servers may collect the name of the domain that has been used to access the Internet and the websites that have been visited directly before and after visiting the Michael Vickers website. If Michael Vickers collects this information, Michael Vickers aggregates it to learn measurements such as the most popular pages viewed at the Michael Vickers website, the average number of visits to the website, and the average time spent at the site.
Michael Vickers may also make use of website “cookies” to help the user use our services more easily and to help Michael Vickers to continuously improve its website and its service to the user. A “cookie” is a small data file that a website can send to the user’s browser, which may then be stored on the user’s hard drive to help the Michael Vickers website “remember” information about the user when he returns to our website, such as the user’s preferences for the Michael Vickers website or account id’s. Michael Vickers’s cookies cannot read data off of the user’s hard drive, read cookie files created by other websites or track any personal information about the user. The user may be able to set his browser to notify you when he receives a cookie.
Michael Vickers website may contain “links” to other sites, and Michael Vickers cannot and is not responsible for maintaining the user’s privacy once he leaves the Michael Vickers site. Michael Vickers attempts to only link to sites that share Michael Vickers standards and respect for privacy.
Michael Vickers takes reasonable precautions to keep all information obtained from its online visitors secure against unauthorised access and use and Michael Vickers will periodically review security measures in an effort to ensure the user’s privacy. Michael Vickers will not, without the user’s permission, give, sell or provide to others for a fee any information that the user provides to us, except as set forth herein. Michael Vickers will always ask for and obtain the user’s permission before sharing the user information with anyone other than Michael Vickers subsidiaries and affiliates, unless Michael Vickers believes in good faith that the law requires our Company to do so.
If the user wishes to verify any voluntary information collected about him, or if he wish to be removed from any of the site’s database, he can contact Michael Vickers using the Contact section of the site.
Cookies and how they are used
What are Cookies?
Cookies are small files placed on your computer’s hard drive or in your browser memory when you visit a website.
What do Cookies Do?
Cookies help to make the interaction between users and websites faster and easier. For example, they can remember your preferences, login details or information you supply as you move through an application process. What cookies don’t do is store any personal or confidential information about you.
Cookies are important for things like online shopping – for example they’ll remember the items in your shopping basket and make sure they stay there until you complete your transaction.
When you revisit a website, cookies also help the site to remember your preferences or registration details.
Some of our cookies enable us to learn which advertisements bring customers to our website. This helps us manage our advertising spend by only using adverts and websites that prove to be effective.
Are Cookies Safe?
Yes, cookies are small text files. They can’t look into your computer or read any personal information or other material on your hard drive. Cookies can’t carry viruses or install anything harmful on your computer.
Why Should I Keep Cookies Switched On?
We would like you to keep cookies active on your computer during your visits to our website because parts of the site rely on them to work properly.
Turning Cookies On or Off in Your Browser
You have a number of options when it comes to receiving cookies. You can set your browser either to reject all cookies, to allow only ‘trusted’ sites to send them, or to accept only those cookies from websites you are currently using. We recommend that you don’t block all cookies because parts of our website rely on them to work properly.
The Types of Cookies we Use
Like most large websites, the Michael Vickers website uses session cookies and persistent cookies. Neither session cookies nor persistent cookies collect any personally identifiable information.
We use session cookies, which last only for the duration of your visit (your ‘session’) and are deleted when you close your browser. These simply enable us to identify that the same person is moving from page to page.
We also use certain cookies that are persistent. These remain on your computer after you have visited our site, meaning the site can remember your settings when you revisit us.
Third Party Cookies
As well as using cookies from our advertising partners, from time to time we may also embed external content from other third party websites within our website. These include sites such as Facebook and Twitter, whose cookie usage policy you can view on their own websites.