Terms and conditions
Acceptance of the Terms and Conditions
The terms and conditions are indicated below to allow access to services offered by Image Line s.r.l. through the Image Line Network.
These terms and conditions must be accepted and followed. Those who do not, will not be able to access, use or download information from the websites.
These terms and conditions must be fully accepted to register with the Image Line Network Community.
Terms and Conditions Updates
Image Line s.r.l. owns the websites associated with Image Line Network and the supplier of this service. Image Line s.r.l. reserves the right to update or change these terms and conditions at any time and without previous notice. The use of websites associated with Image Line Network in accordance with these changes is proof of your unconditional acceptance to follow these modified terms and conditions. For this reason, we invite you to examine these terms and conditions every time you use the websites associated with Image Line Network.
These terms and conditions were reviewed and updated on December 19, 2008.
Image Line s.r.l.
Image Line s.r.l. is a private and independent company that operates in the Information & Communication Technologies sector applied to agriculture and professional plant management. Established in 1988 with Fitogest, the first pesticide databank developed with the aim of modernizing the information consulting process, Image Line s.r.l. is today considered one of the most important and accurate providers of information and services in the agriculture and decorative plant sector.
Thanks to its own technology, Image Line s.r.l. has consolidated its reputation of technological innovator over the years, introducing state-of-the-art products to the market over and over again.
Image Line Network
Image Line Network represents a group of websites and portals that are property of Image Line s.r.l. The websites and services associated with Image Line Network were created with the goal of providing general information on technical equipment, services and current events in agriculture and the environment.
The websites shown on this web page are included in the Image Line Network.
These websites can be consulted as long as the following terms and conditions are followed.
All the information contained in the websites associated with Image Line Network (defined as “content”) including, for example, all text, photos, illustrations, graphic files, audio files, video files and audio-video files, is protected by copyright laws and the active laws and international agreements regarding copyrights. The copyright regarding “Content” is property of Image Line s.r.l. or of one of its sales partners or associates or third parties that have licensed their material to Image Line s.r.l.
The entire “Content” of the websites associated with Image Line Network is protected as a collective work by copyright laws of the nations in the European Community and the active laws and international copyright clauses. Image Line s.r.l. has the right to select, coordinate, organize and improve the “Content” within the websites.
The “Content” of the websites associated with Image Line Network can be downloaded, saved to disk, printed and selected parts copied, only if:
• the downloaded “Content” is used solely for personal, non-commercial reasons or to improve business relations with Image Line s.r.l.
• no part of the “Content” is published or registered on any websites
• no part of the “Content” is published or transmitted using any other means of communication
• the Content is not modified or altered in any way, or any copyright or trademark notice or confidential information is not deleted or modified.
With the exception of that expressly established previously, it is absolutely prohibited to copy, download, print, publish, display, execute, distribute, transmit, transfer, translate, change, add, update, fill-out, cut or, in any case, transform or adapt all or part of the “Content” of the websites associated with Image Line Network, without previous written authorization by Image Line s.r.l.
With the exception of that expressly established previously, anyone who downloads “Content” from this website is not entitled to any right, title, interest or use of the material.
Property Rights of Brand Names and Particular Marks
All product brand names, service brand names, logos and particular marks in general, displayed on websites associated with Image Line Network are property (registered and non-registered brand names) of Image Line s.r.l. or of one of its associates. Associates are considered those companies linked indirectly or third-party companies that have licensed their material to Image Line s.r.l. or one of Image Line s.r.l.’s associates or third-party companies that provide information through the Image Line Network.
With the exception of that expressly established by these terms and conditions, it is absolutely prohibited to reproduce, display or use any brand name present on the websites associated with Image Line Network without previous written authorization by Image Line s.r.l. or respective companies that have this right.
Unsolicited Information and Material Sent
Image Line s.r.l. is happy to receive your comments and reactions. All the material and information sent to Image Line s.r.l. through the websites associated with Image Line Network, such as comments, reactions, ideas, questions, projects, data or similar information will be considered NOT CONFIDENTIAL AND NOT PRIVATE PROPERTY. For this reason, we ask you not to send any information or material that you do not want to be used by our company, including, and without limitation to any confidential information or any original creative material, such as product ideas, computer codes or original artwork.
When any communication and/or material is sent to Image Line s.r.l., any title, right or advantage on any copyright, and any other intellectual property right contained in the material and/or information sent is/are simultaneously transferred to Image Line s.r.l. free of charge.
Image Line s.r.l. has the right to use any information and/or material sent and any idea, concept, know-how or technique contained in this information and/or material for any objective, including (but not limited to) the development, manufacture and marketing of products using this information and/or material without restriction and without obligation of compensation.
Image Line s.r.l. will use any information or material sent respecting all the active privacy laws. In any case, Image Line s.r.l. will not make any names public or publicize the fact that anyone sent us information and/or material, unless:
• we obtain authorization to use your name, or
• you are previously notified that any information and/or material sent to a specific section of one of the websites will be published or used with your name and you have no objection, or
• you publish the material and/or information directly on the “Agri-Forum” website, which is among the websites associated with Image Line Network, or
• it is expressly required by law.
You are completely responsible for the information and content of any other communication you send through the websites associated with Image Line Network, without limitation and, therefore including its accuracy and truthfulness.
Information from Third Parties or Regarding Third Parties
Some of the information, articles and other material available on the websites associated with Image Line Network are given to Image Line s.r.l. by third parties, including news and product data regarding third parties. If we consider it useful, we will identify the source of this material. This material is supplied exclusively for your interest and information. Image Line s.r.l. does not provide any guarantee for this material or for the manufacturers or sales people that supply this material to Image Line s.r.l.
Image Line s.r.l. does not guarantee or declare that this material is actually used, complete or reliable. Image Line s.r.l. does not accept any responsibility for the use of the information supplied by third parties.
Links to other websites
The websites associated with Image Line Network contain links to websites that are not managed by Image Line s.r.l. This links are available exclusively for your information and reference and, therefore, do not imply any guarantee of the reliability of the material found on these third party websites or any association with those who handle the websites.
Image Line s.r.l. does not control these websites and is not responsible for the material found on them. Access and use of these websites is done exclusively at your own risk.
Any information contained or recalled in the websites associated with Image Line Network shall only be considered as an “introduction” to Image Line s.r.l., to its sales partners, to its products and services and to the products and services of its sales partners. Please contact Image Line s.r.l. or its sales partners quoted in the respective product’s data sheet, directly for any specific consultation or instructions regarding these products. Those who intend to use the products shown on the websites associated with Image Line Network must carefully read and follow the notices found on the product labels and comply with all the active laws and standards regarding product use. Before using any product, make sure its use is authorized in your country. The end user is exclusively responsible for correct product and service use and must follow the user instructions shown on the product or service provided. The information shown on any product or service is used to publicize it. It does not represent, in any manner, an invitation to purchase the product.
Image Line s.r.l. reserves the right to modify the content and operation of the websites associated with Image Line Network at its discretion. Image Line s.r.l. may also limit access or close the websites at any time and for any reason without previous notice. Image Line s.rl. will not be held responsible in any way for consequences deriving from these modifications.
Declaration of Future Intent
The websites associated with Image Line Network can contain declarations of future intent, i.e. declarations not based on historical fact, including declarations regarding our beliefs and our expectations. These declarations are based on plans, estimates, current projections and opinions. Therefore, their reliability is limited. These are valid exclusively during the period in which they are put forth and Image Line s.r.l. does not assume any obligation to update them in the light of the latest information or future events.
Exclusion of Guarantee (Disclaimer)
All the material contained on the websites associated with Image Line Network is supplied on an “as is” and “as is available” basis, without any type of guarantee.
In complete compliance with the active laws, Image Line s.r.l., its sales partners and associates do not recognize any type of guarantee or warranty, whether it be expressed or implied.
In addition, Image Line s.r.l. does not guarantee that the websites associated with Image Line Network will be accessible at any time or from anywhere or that their operation will be without interruption or error.
Image Line s.r.l. does not declare and does not guarantee that the “content” of the websites associated with Image Line Network are virus-free or worm-free or free of other codes that may disclose infective or destructive properties.
Image Line s.r.l. makes a great effort to supply accurate and updated information. In spite of this, the information published on the websites associated with Image Line Network may be incomplete or obsolete and may contain inaccuracies or computer or publication errors.
For this reason, Image Line s.r.l. does not guarantee the use, validity, accuracy, timeliness or reliability of the data associated with the Image Line Network websites. Image Line s.r.l. also does not guarantee the results derived from use of the data or use of any information published on its websites.
Limitation of Liability
Use of the websites associated with Image Line Network is done exclusively at your risk.
Under no circumstances, shall Image Line s.r.l., its sales partners, associates or any of their directors, officers, employees or agents be liable for any direct or indirect losses or damages arising out of or in connection with the use of or inability to use these websites, or for the trust placed in any information provided on these websites.
Without limiting the foregoing, Image Line s.r.l. will not be held liable in any way for possible errors or omissions in the “content” of the websites associated with Image Line Network. This is particularly valid for any reference to products and services provided by Image Line s.r.l., its sales partners or associates.
This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all direct and indirect losses and damages of any kind. This limitation of liability is valid in the case that presumed responsibility results as a consequence of civil or penal laws, and on any other basis. It is also valid even if an authorized representative of Image Line s.r.l. or a representative of one of its associates was advised or should have known of the possibility of damage occurring.
Completeness of the Agreement
The terms and conditions contained in these “User Conditions” regarding access to websites associated with Image Line Network represent a complete and total agreement between you and Image Line s.r.l. regarding your access and/or use of websites associated with Image Line Network.
Validity of the Agreement
The terms and conditions previously established are active from the moment of first registration to the Image Line Network Community.