Terms of Use

IMPORTANT NOICE – PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BELOW BEFORE YOU USE THIS WEBSITE

INTRODUCTION

These terms of use govern your use of this website; by using this website, you accept these terms of use in full.   If you disagree with these terms of use or any part of these terms of use, you must not use this website.

LICENCE TO USE WEBSITE

Unless otherwise stated, ReadingMile.com owns the intellectual property rights in this website and all the materials on this website. 

You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from this website for your own personal use, subject to these terms of use. 

You must not:

  1. republish materials from this website (including republication on another website);
  2. sell, rent or sub-license materials from this website;
  3. reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for commercial purpose;
  4. edit or otherwise modify any material on this website; or
  5. redistribute materials from this website except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution.

ACCEPTABLE USE

You must not use this website:

  1. in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to this website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of this website; or
  2. in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity; or
  3. to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software; or
  4. to conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this website without ReadingMile.com’s express written consent; or
  5. to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications; or
  6. for any purposes related to marketing without ReadingMile.com’s express written consent. 

RESTRICTED ACCESS

Access to certain areas of this website is restricted. ReadingMile.com reserves the right to restrict access to other areas of this website, or indeed this entire website, at ReadingMile.com’s discretion.

If ReadingMile.com provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential. 

ReadingMile.com may disable your user ID and password in ReadingMile.com’s sole discretion without notice or explanation.

USER CONTENT

In these terms of use, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website, for whatever purpose.

You grant to ReadingMile.com a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media.  You also grant to ReadingMile.com the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.

Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or ReadingMile.com or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).

You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.

Any view/opinion/statement expressed by you in your user content does not represent ReadingMile.com’s view/opinion/statement, and ReadingMile.com shall not be liable to you or any party (whether under the law of contract, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with your view/opinion/statement.

ReadingMile.com reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on ReadingMile.com’s servers, or hosted or published upon this website.

NO WARRANTIES

This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. ReadingMile.com makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website. 

Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, ReadingMile.com does not warrant that:

  1. this website will be constantly available, or available at all; or
  2. the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.

BREACH OF TERMS OF USE

Without prejudice to ReadingMile.com’s other rights under these terms of use, if you breach these terms of use in any way, ReadingMile.com may take such action as ReadingMile.com deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.

INDEMNITY

You hereby indemnify ReadingMile.com and undertake to keep ReadingMile.com indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by ReadingMile.com to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute incurred or suffered by ReadingMile.com arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms of use.

VARIATION

ReadingMile.com may revise these terms of use from time-to-time with or without notice to you.  Revised terms of use shall apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms of use on this website.

SEVERABILITY

If any of these terms of use is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other terms of use shall continue in effect.

LAW AND JURISDICTION

These terms of use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Hong Kong Special Administration Region and any disputes relating to these terms of use will be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Hong Kong.

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