Terms and Conditions
Thank you for using www.lokicompany.com and/or any other website owned or operated by the Loki Company. We are a discreet multidisciplinary consultancy of licensed professionals supporting professional organizations and business executives in numerous areas of law and technology. We hope you find our websites interesting and informative. We are also committed to safeguarding your privacy, and believe that the best way to protect the privacy of users of our webites is to disclose what types of information we gather and ensure that you understand and consent to Loki Company’s uses of the information you provide purposefully or inadvertantly.
THE USE OF THE LOKI COMPANY WEBSITE IS GOVERNED BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND OTHER RELEVANT NOTICES SET FORTH BELOW, AS WELL AS THROUGHOUT OUR SITE. PLEASE CAREFULLY READ ANY AND ALL NOTICES, TERMS AND CONDITIONS BECAUSE THE ACT OF USING OUR WEBSITE INDICATES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF, AND YOUR EXPLICIT AGREEMENT TO ABIDE EACH AND EVERY ONE OF THEM, PURSUANT TO THIS LEGALLY BINDING AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND US. IF, FOR ANY REASON, YOU ARE UNABLE OR UNWILLING TO AGREE TO ALL OF OUR TERMS, PLEASE IMMEDIATLEY DISCONTINUE USE OR ATTEMPTING TO USE OUR SITE, BECAUSE IF YOU CONTINUE, YOU WILL BE AGREEING TO ALL THE TERMS DESCRIBED OR REFERRED TO HEREIN.
We may from time to time change the terms that govern your use of our websites and we will post on this page a notice of the effective date of any material revisions to these Policies, Legal Notices, Terms and Conditions. You should, therefore, check this page regularly. Your use of any of our websites following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the Terms and Conditions as changed.
Copyright | Copyleft
Copyright in the pages of this site, in the screen displaying the pages and in the information, texts, graphics and material contained therein and their arrangement is owned by Loki Company, unless otherwise stated. The “Loki Company” name and logo are registered trademarks of Loki Company. All trade marks, service marks, company names or logos are the property of their respective holders and no permission is given by Loki Company in respect of the use of any such trade marks, service marks, company names or logos and such use may constitute an infringement of the holders’ rights. You may store, manipulate, analyse, reformat and print the content of this site solely for your own personal use pursuant to well publicized GNU Copyleft principles. Any other use of materials on this site is strictly prohibited without prior written permission from Loki Company.
Information We Collect and How We Collect It
In addition to Personal Information, when you access or visit any of our websites, we and our operational service providers and others who host our websites may use technology that can recognize, collect, and transmit information that is associated with you, but which does not personally identify you. Although the term “cookies” specifically refers to small pieces of information that is stored by your browser on your computer’s hard-drive for record keeping purposes, we will use the term “cookie” to refer generically to any technology that can recognize, collect or transmit information about your visits to our Sites. “Cookie” information typically includes such data as your referring domain, type of internet browser, operating system software, screen resolution, date and time of visit and other technical data related to your visit. No personally identifiable information is collected by this process.
Cookies allow our webites to recognize a users computer or access device each time it is used to visit our websites and cookies can keep count of how often you return to our websites. Cookies can also track how you use our websites, the pages you visit and your preferences for features and functions. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser settings to prevent it from accepting cookies. By modifying your browser preferences, you have the choice to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is set, or to reject all cookies. We have sought to set up each Site so as to notify you before a cookie is used. However, if you choose to reject all cookies, you may be unable to use parts of our websites.
How We Use Collected Information
We use information collected or obtained when you use our websites, including Personal Information, to ensure compliance with our Terms and Conditions and for our internal research purposes, such as to analyze trends, administer our Sites, track user movements on our websites, gather aggregate demographic data about visitors so we can continually improve our websites. In addition, we may also use your Personal Information for the purposes set out below if you have indicated that you wish us to use your Personal Information in this way when submitting such information: Market research; Responding to feedback; Informing you about our services which may include contacting you by telephone; Giving your information to affiliate offices which may be located outside the EEA to enable them to send you information which may be of interest to you or to contact you regarding your query; Sending you client bulletins or information that may be of interest to you.
Disclosure to Third Parties
There may be links that make it easier for you to connect to third party websites or that will let you access any of We always have the right to disclose your Personal Information to our operational service providers that we engage to assist us with our websites such as hosting, storage fulfillment and disaster recovery. We always request that our operational service providers protect your privacy and not disclose your Personal Information to third party marketers that are not associated with our webites, nor are our operational service providers permitted to use your Personal Information for their own marketing or promotional purposes.
There may be links that make it easier for you to connect to third party websites or that will let you access any of We also reserve the right to make your Personal Information available: When compelled by a governmental agency, law, regulation, a court or other legal process; If we believe your use of our websites has or may violate any law, regulation or our Terms and Conditions; If we believe you are or may be a threat to safety, security, property, interests or rights of us or others; In order to investigate or respond to or resolve problems or inquiries or defend our interests; In a merger, acquisition, change of control, joint venture or other business combination. We do not otherwise disclose information about your individual visits to any website or information which identifies you to any third parties unless we have your prior consent.
We take the security of your data seriously. As information assurance practioners of robust defense in depth strategies, we also acknowledge the stark reality of digital and electronic communications is no data transmission or security program can be guaranteed to provide 100% protection. While we strive to protect your Personal Information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, however, we use our best efforts to ensure its security on our systems. The servers we store Personal Information in are kept in a secure physical environment. Our internal operations personnel are not only familiar with our information assurance policies and procedures, but our Chief Secuity Office is also a fiduciary. We also seek outside operational service providers with strong security policies and procedures. We often exceed and follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the Personal Information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. We use perimeter countermeasures to protect stored data and detect attacks on our systems. It is also our policy to virus check files before they are posted on any website. However, we cannot guarantee that documents or files downloaded from any webite will be free from viruses and we do not accept any responsibility for any damage or loss caused by any virus. You remain responsible for the security of your computer at all times.Accordingly, for your own protection, you are responsible for using virus-checking and any other appropriate security software when using our websites. You must not post or provide to us via any webite, any document or file which you believe may contain a virus. You must also virus check any document or file which you intend to post or provide to us via any website.
Your Rights Regarding Personal Information
We aim to keep our information about you as accurate as possible and to use your Personal Information only as directed. If you would like to (i) review or change the information you have supplied us with or (ii) would like to be removed from our active marketing databases or (iii) would like us to stop using your Personal Information in the manner in which you approved, please contact us as set out below. If you ask us to remove your Personal Information, we reserve the right to retain as much of your Personal Information as is necessary to comply with legal, regulatory, internal audit and record-keeping requirements. If you are a resident of California or any jurisdiction with specialized laws governing Personal Information, please contact us.
Online Data Versus Offline Data
Merger Or Other Change
If Loki Company merges with, acquires or is sold to another firm or goes into bankruptcy or engages in other such business transactions, we may share files and email records, including your Personal Information, with our business and merger partners.
There may be links that make it easier for you to connect to third party websites or that will let you access any of our Sites from third party websites. Linked third party websites are not under the control of Loki Company and we are not responsible for the contents of any linked third party website or any link contained in such a linked website. Existence of links to other third party websites is not an endorsement by Loki Company in favor of such website or the products or services contained in any third party website. If you choose to access a third party website linked on any of our websites you do so entirely at your own risk. Concerns regarding services or resources or links to third party websites should be directed to the provider of the outside service or resource. You are permitted to link to our homepage www.lokicompany.com without prior consent. Loki Company at all times reserves the irrevocable right to rescind consent for any link to any of our websites and to take any legal action it deems appropriate.
We grant you a limited license and right to use the Content of our websites solely in connection with your direct personal, non-commercial use. Unauthorized or prohibited use of Content may subject you to civil or criminal liability. In addition, you represent, warrant and agree that you will not use (or plan, encourage or help others to use) any of our websites for any purpose or in any manner that is prohibited by these Terms and Conditions or by applicable law. You may not do the following in connection with use of any of our websites: Alter, delete or conceal copyright or other notices, even if we let you download, display print or share the Content with others; Send unsolicited commercial email to the email addresses provided on the website. The posting of email addresses is not to be construed as, and does not constitute consent to use of them by any seller of services, any compiler of mailing lists, or any other non-authorized use without prior permission from Loki Company. In addition, spam, chain emails, advertising solicitations and similar email solicitations are expressly prohibited; Post or transmit to or from the website any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, inflammatory, indecent or pornographic material or other material of any kind, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to any civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable law; Post or transmit and from the website any material of any kind which violates or infringes upon the rights of any other person, including material which is an invasion of any privacy or publicity rights or which is protected by copyright, trade mark or any other proprietary right, or derivative works with respect thereto, without first obtaining permission from the owner or relevant right holder; Download any file posted by any other user if you know, or reasonably ought to know, that the file cannot legally be distributed in such manner; Attempt to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the webite, system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; Interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper functioning of the Site or Reed Smith, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the website or Loki Company, overloading, “flooding”, “mailbombing” or “crashing”; Send unsolicited e-mail of promotions and/or advertising of products or services; Forge any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail; Frame the contents of any part of the website within any materials not originated by Loki Company.
You agree to defend Loki Company against all claims, demands, or actions arising from or incurred as a result of your breach of these Terms and Conditions (“Claim”) and you shall indemnify and hold us harmless from and against any expenses, losses, damages and costs (including but not limited to reasonable legal costs and disbursements) resulting from any such Claim. We have the right, at our expense, to assume exclusive defense against any Claim and all negotiations for settlement and you agree to cooperate with us, at our request, in the defense of any such Claim.
Severance And Waiver
If any provision of our Terms and Conditions is found to be invalid by any court having jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of our Terms and Conditions, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any term of our Terms and Conditions shall be deemed a continuing waiver of such term or any other term.
Third Party Rights
Nothing in our Terms and Conditions is intended to confer on any third party (whether referred to in our Terms and Conditions by name, class, description or otherwise) any benefit or any right under the UK Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act of 1999 or otherwise to enforce any provision of our Terms and Conditions or any agreement entered into in connection with it.
Site Content; Disclaimer And Limitation Of Liability
OUR SITES AND ALL CONTENT ARE MADE AVAILABLE “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTY RELATING TO TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR PURPOSE. THERE IS NO GUARANTY OR ASSURANCE OUR SITES OR CONTENT WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR USE OR THAT ALL CONTENT WILL BE AVAILABLE OR PERFORM AS DESCRIBED OR THAT ANY SITE OR CONTENT IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE, ERROR FREE. ALTHOUGH REED SMITH ENDEAVORS TO ENSURE THAT THE CONTENT OF EACH SITE IS ACCURATE AND UP TO DATE ( EVEN THOUGH IT IS UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO DO SO), USERS SHOULD SEEK APPROPRIATE LEGAL ADVICE BEFORE TAKING OR REFRAINING FROM TAKING ANY ACTION BASED ON INFORMATION PROVIDED VIA SUCH SITE. THE CONTENTS OF EACH SITE SHOULD NOT BE CONSTRUED AS LEGAL ADVICE. WE ARE NEITHER RESPONSIBLE NOR LIABLE FOR ANY MALICIOUS OR UNAUTHORIZED CODE AND YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ENSURING YOU HAVE APPROPRIATE SCANNING AND PROTECTIVE MECHANISMS FOR THE SECURITY OF YOUR EQUIPMENT, PROGRAMS AND INFORMATION AND BY USING ANY OF OUR SITES YOU ARE ASSUMING ALL RISK OF LOSS THAT MAY ARISE OR BE ASSOCIATED WITH USE OF OUR SITES.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY LOSS, DAMAGE, COST AND EXPENSE OF ANY KIND, DIRECT AND INDIRECT, IN CONNECTION WITH OR ARISING FORM OUR SITES, CONTENT, ANY ACTION TAKEN (OR NOT TAKEN) AS A RESULT OF OUR SITE OR CONTENT OR OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO COMPENSATORY, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION OR BASIS OF CLAIM AND WHETHER OR NOT ANY PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES.
THE FOREGOING PARAGRAPHS DO NOT ATTEMPT TO AFFECT ANY OF YOUR STATUTORY RIGHTS AS A CONSUMER OR OTHERWISE UNDER THE APPLICABLE LAW OF THE RELEVANT JURISDICTION. TO THE EXTENT THAT THESE EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY ARE EXPRESSLY PROHIBITED BY LAW THOSE PARTS OF THE CLAUSES THAT ARE PROHIBITED WILL NOT APPLY. THE REMAINING TERMS AND CLAUSES WILL CONTINUE TO APPLY. IF ANY LIMITATION OF DAMAGES OR LIABILITY IS PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW, WE SHALL BE ENTITLED TO THE MAXIMUM EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS PERMITTED; HOWEVER, IN NO EVENT SHALL OUR TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU EXCEED ONE HUNDRED U.S. DOLLARS ($100).
No Attorney-Client Relationship
Each website is presented for informational purposes only. Your use of any of our webites does not create an attorney-client relationship with Loki Company, nor does such use constitute the receipt of legal advice from Loki Company. A detailed confidential discussion of your specific circumstance with an attorney(s) of the firm is an integral and necessary component of becoming a client of Loki Company. No user of any of our webites, whether or not the user is an existing client of Loki Company, should act or refrain from acting based on the content of any of our Sites without seeking appropriate legal counsel from a properly licensed attorney. Although the information contained in each Site is not intended to be advertising, some material may be considered advertising under the professional rules of conduct in some states. Reed Smith is unable to represent a client that may come to the firm for legal assistance from a jurisdiction where the material provided on the relevant Site does not comply with local state ethics rules, if that client came to us directly as a result of material they viewed on such Site.
Our Terms and Conditions can not be modified except as described herein or in a written amendment signed by an authorized representative of ours. No electronic or digital communication of any kind is to be construed as a “writing” for purposes of amending or modifying our Terms and Conditions or the rights or obligations of the parties hereunder. Any provision which must survive any termination of your agreement with us in order to allow us to enforce its meaning shall survive. You may not make or initiate any claim, demand or action against us, regardless of form or the basis of the claim, more than one (1) year after the cause of action has arisen (or if multiple causes, from the date the first such cause arose).
Questions Or Complaints
For further information or if you wish to complain about any aspect Loki Company services, please contact us.