Welcome to The Bitbag (the Web Site), owned and operated by International Business Times Pty Ltd (IBTAU).
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE “ARBITRATION AND JURISDICTION” SECTION BELOW REQUIRES ALL CONTROVERSIES OR CLAIMS ARISING BETWEEN YOU AND IBTAU AND ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES AND ITS AND THEIR SHAREHOLDERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND REPRESENTATIVES HEREUNDER (WITH LIMITED EXCEPTIONS) TO BE RESOLVED IN BINDING ARBITRATION. BY USING THE WEB SITE, EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE NOTED BELOW, YOU WAIVE, KNOWINGLY AND VOLUNTARILY, ALL RIGHTS TO PROCEED IN A COURT OF LAW IN CONNECTION WITH ANY SUCH CONTROVERSY OR CLAIM, INCLUDING THE RIGHT TO A JURY TRIAL OR TO BRING OR PARTICIPATE IN A CLASS ACTION. PLEASE VIEW THE “ARBITRATION AND JURISDICTION” SECTION BELOW.
Authorized Use and Access
The Web Site is intended solely for your personal, non-commercial use. We may change the contents of, suspend or limit access to, or discontinue the Web Site, or any portion thereof, at any time without notice. You acknowledge that, from time to time, you may not be able to access the Web Site, including, without limitation, due to (i) technical difficulties; (ii) repairs or maintenance which we may undertake as needed; or (iii) causes beyond our control or which we cannot reasonably foresee. You further acknowledge that IBTAU does not represent or warrant that the information on the Web Site is accurate, reliable, complete, comparative to the market or current, including with respect to pricing, discount, sales and availability information. Without limiting the generality of the forgoing, IBTAU does not represent or warrant that the quality of any products, services, information or other material obtained by you through the Web Site will meet your expectations or needs. IBTAU reserves the right to correct any errors or omissions, and to change or update information, at any time without prior notice, but is under no obligation to do so and does not represent that it shall correct any errors or omissions.
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Disclaimer; Limitation of Liability
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, (I) IBTAU AND ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES AND ITS AND THEIR SHAREHOLDERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND REPRESENTATIVES HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, AS TO NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, SECURITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, FREEDOM FROM INTERRUPTIONS, DEFECTS, VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR FREEDOM FROM ERRORS), WITH RESPECT TO THIS WEB SITE, ITS CONTENT, AND THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH IT, ALL OF WHICH ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” AND (II) IBTAU AND ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES AND ITS AND THEIR SHAREHOLDERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND REPRESENTATIVES WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOST DATA, LOST OPPORTUNITIES, LOST INFORMATION, COSTS OF COVER, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, PERSONAL INJURY/WRONGFUL DEATH, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR FOR ANY DIRECT DAMAGES, AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES RESULTING YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE, EACH OF WHICH IS HEREBY EXCLUDED BY AGREEMENT OF THE PARTIES REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT EITHER PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY SET FORTH HEREIN ARE THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN YOU AND IBTAU, AND THE PRODUCTS, INFORMATION AND SERVICES AVAILABLE AND OFFERED ON THE WEB SITE WOULD NOT BE PROVIDED WITHOUT SUCH LIMITATIONS.
Arbitration and Jurisdiction
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THERE IS NO JUDGE OR JURY IN AN ARBITRATION AND THAT COURT REVIEW OF AN ARBITRATION IS LIMITED. EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE SET FORTH IN THIS SECTION, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, EACH OF YOU AND IBTAU AND ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES AND ITS AND THEIR SHAREHOLDERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND REPRESENTATIVES HEREBY WAIVE, KNOWINGLY AND VOLUNTARILY, ANY RIGHT YOU MAY HAVE TO SUE IN COURT, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE RIGHT TO A JURY TRIAL OR TO BRING OR PARTICIPATE IN CLAIMS AS A PLAINTIFF OR MEMBER OF A CLASS IN ANY PURPORTED MULTI-CLAIMANT, REPRESENTATIVE OR CLASS PROCEEDING.
NOTWITHSTANDING THE ABOVE ARBITRATION REQUIREMENT, IBTAU AND ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES AND ITS AND THEIR SHAREHOLDERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND REPRESENTATIVES MAY BRING SUIT IN COURT FOR ANY CLAIM BROUGHT PURSUANT TO SECTION 7 BELOW OR TO ENJOIN INFRINGEMENT OR OTHER MISUSE OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS.
Links to Other Sites
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