This website (Website) is owned and operated by the law partnership trading as CR Law (Cooper Rapley Lawyers) (CR Law, our, we, us).
Your access and use of the Website is conditional upon your acceptance and compliance with the terms and conditions set out below (Terms and Conditions). Your use and/or continued access to the Website constitutes your agreement to the Terms and Conditions. CR Law may amend the Terms and Conditions from time to time. Amendments will be effective immediately upon notification on this Website. Your continued use of the Website following such notification will represent an agreement by you to be bound by the Terms and Conditions as amended.
All information provided by CR Law pursuant to these Terms and Conditions is provided in good faith.
You accept that any information provided by CR Law on this Website:
• is preliminary and general information;
• is not provided with any specific needs, objectives or circumstances in mind
• is not provided in the nature of legal advice or professional advice; and
• does not make any endorsement or recommendation of any kind including the value or suitability of any particular course of action or transaction;
• may be derived from sources which CR Law believes to be accurate and up to date as at the date of publication;
• may, without notice to you, be updated by CR Law from time to time.
Any decision that you make must be based solely on your own assessment of the suitability of any information for your requirements.
We recommend that you seek legal or professional advice before relying upon or acting on any information provided on this Website. You agree to use our information service for lawful purposes only.
Materials contained on this Website (Site Materials) may contain links to material on other websites (Linked Materials). The links provided to other websites are done for convenience purposes only and use of these other websites is at your own risk.
The Linked Material and other Websites are not under the control of CR Law, and CR Law is not responsible for the content available on the other Websites nor of the Linked Material. Therefore CR Law does not purport to sponsor, approve, recommend or endorse any of the Linked Materials.
CR Law is not liable to you or any other person for any loss or damage (however caused, including by negligence) arising from or in connection with the use of this Website and/or use of the Site Materials or Linked Materials.
The Website, the Site Materials and Linked Materials (including any changes to the Website the materials) are provided to you on an “as is” “as available” basis without warranty of any kind either express or implied, including implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.
CR Law makes no warranty as to the quality, accuracy, completeness or reliability of any Site Materials or Linked Materials. You are responsible for verifying any information before relying on it. Your use of the Website, the Site Materials and the Linked Materials is at your own risk.
CR Law does not represent or warrant that the Site Materials or Linked Materials are free of computer viruses or other defects. CR Law recommends that virus checks should be done on any downloaded Site Materials or Linked Materials. You are responsible for taking all appropriate precautions to ensure that any Site Material content you may obtain from the Website is free of viruses or other harmful code.
To the extent permitted by law:
(a) all warranties, representations and implied terms are excluded by CR Law; and
(b) any liability incurred in relation to the Site Materials or Linked Materials is limited to, at the option of CR Law, the resupply of the Site Materials or the links to the Linked Materials, or the reasonable cost of having the Site Materials or the links to the Linked Materials resupplied.
Under no circumstances will CR Law be liable for, and CR Law disclaims liability for, any incidental, special or consequential damages, including damages for loss of business or other profits arising in relation to use or access of or inability to use and access the Website and the Site Materials or Linked Materials.
If the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 applies, you may have rights or remedies which are not excluded nor limited by the above. If you are using this site or its content for business purposes, the above exclusions and limits will apply and the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 will not apply.
Unless otherwise stated CR Law owns, or is the authorised licensee of, the copyright and all other intellectual property rights in the Site Materials. Other than for the purposes and subject to the conditions prescribed under the Copyright Act 1994, or as otherwise provided below, you must not reproduce, distribute, adapt, transmit or store in a retrieval system any Site Materials without CR Law’ prior written consent. CR Law gives permission to the user to:
(a) print copies of the Site Materials for informational, non-commercial use; and
(b) store a copy of the Site Materials on your computer for the sole purpose of viewing the Site Materials.
CR Law makes no warranties or representations that the Linked Materials do not infringe the intellectual property rights of a third person.
CR Law is the owner of the registered trademarks “CR Law” and “Cooper Rapley” which appears on this Website. Other trademarks contained on this Website may be owned by third parties. All trademarks mentioned on this Website must not be used or distributed without consent of CR Law or the relevant third party owner.
These Terms and Conditions must be read in conjunction with [CR Law’s Privacy Statement]. CR Law undertakes to comply with the terms of its Privacy Statement.
You acknowledge that no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. Although CR Law strives to protect such information, CR Law does not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which you transmit to it. Accordingly, any information which you transmit to CR Law is transmitted at your own risk. Nevertheless, once CR Law receives your transmission, we will take reasonable steps to preserve the security of such information.
CR Law may terminate access to this Website at any time without notice. CR Law’s disclaimer will nevertheless survive any such termination.
The laws of New Zealand govern these Terms and Conditions.