Terms of website use (jefmenguin.com)
Reliance on information posted & disclaimer
The materials contained on my website are provided for general information purposes only and do not claim to be or constitute legal or other professional advice and shall not be relied upon as such.
I do not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from accessing or reliance on the information on this website and to the fullest extent permitted by Philippine laws, I exclude all liability for loss or damages direct or indirect arising from use of this website.
Accessing our site
Access to jefmenguin.com is permitted on a temporary basis, and I reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service I provide on my website without notice (see below). I will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
Intellectual property rights
I (Jef Menguin) am the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in my website, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from my site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on our site.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
My status (and that of any identified contributors) as the author of material on my site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the materials on my site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from me.
My website changes regularly
I aim to update my site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, I may suspend access to my site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on my site may be out of date at any given time, and I am under no obligation to update such material.
The material displayed on my site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, I, and third parties connected to me hereby expressly exclude:
- All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
- Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:
- loss of income or revenue;
- loss of business;
- loss of profits or contracts;
- loss of anticipated savings;
- loss of data;
- loss of goodwill;
- wasted management or office time; and
for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.
This does not affect my liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Information about you and your visits to my site
Viruses, hacking and other offences
You must not misuse my website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which my site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to my site. You must not attack my site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
I will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and I will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your privilege to use my site will cease immediately.
I will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
Links from jefmenguin.com
I reserve the right to not publish any comments submitted to the site. I reserve the right to use my sole discretion on this matter. I will typically withhold any comments that are deemed offensive or spam, for example.
Jurisdiction and applicable law
The Philippine courts will have non-exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to my site.
If you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please contact me via my contact page.
Thank you for visiting jefmenguin.com