EUROMONEY INSTITUTIONAL INVESTOR PLC AND INSTITUTIONAL INVESTOR
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
IMPORTANT - PLEASE READ CAREFULLY
1.1 These are the terms and conditions of service (" Terms ") which govern the use of all websites ("Sites") and related Services (as defined below) owned, operated or provided by Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC ("Euromoney II"), Institutional Investor LLC ("Institutional Investor") or another Group Company.
Your use of the Sites and Services is conditional on you complying with these Terms. Any additional terms and conditions that are posted on specific Sites or agreed in relation to any Service (“Specific Terms”) shall be deemed incorporated into these Terms, and to the extent that any of these Terms conflict with any such Specific Terms, the Specific Terms shall prevail.
(a) where you visit, register and/or subscribe to a Euromoney II Site or related Service, these Terms will be governed by the laws of England and Wales and will operate as between Euromoney II and you, to the maximum extent permissible under the law of the territory that you are located in; and
(b) where you visit, register and/or subscribe to an Institutional Investor Site or related Service, these Terms will be governed by the laws of the State of New York, and where applicable, the laws of the United States of America, and will operate as between Institutional Investor and you, to the maximum extent permissible under the law of the territory that you are located in.
1.3 A non-exhaustive list of Euromoney II Sites and Institutional Investor Sites, respectively, is set out at the end of these Terms. If any Site is not included on this list, the applicable party to these Terms (being either Euromoney II or Institutional Investor) will be the party indicated on the relevant Site or otherwise notified to you.
1.4 Provision of registration information by you to us (where relevant) will constitute an offer by you to become a Registered User or Subscriber (as applicable) on these Terms and any other terms applicable to the specific registration or subscription (including, without limitation, terms relating to the number of licensed users, the applicable charges and period of any subscription). You will not become a Registered User or Subscriber (as applicable) nor be entitled to access or receive Sites, Content or Services relating to the relevant registration or subscription unless and until we notify you of our acceptance of such offer, by providing you with a user name and password or otherwise (in accordance with the registration or subscription process on that Site).
1.5 Please read these Terms carefully. Each time you access a Site or use a Service, these Terms will apply. These Terms may be amended in accordance with Clause 17 below. It is your responsibility to bring these Terms to the attention of anyone who may, through you, access a Site or view or use any Content (as defined below).If you have any questions regarding these terms with any of the Euromoney II Sites, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you do not wish to be bound by these Terms, do not use any of the Sites or Services.
1.6 You may access a Site as follows:
(a) if you go through a registration process on that Site (if available), as a Registered User (in accordance with Clause 6 below); or
(b) if you register as a Subscriber to our subscription Services which we offer or may offer in the future (in accordance with Clauses 6 and 7 below); or
(c) by accessing the Site without registration or subscription under (a) or (b) (as a Visitor). In such circumstances, your use of the Site or any Content (as defined below) constitutes your acceptance of these Terms.
1.7 To the extent any individual accesses a Site or uses a Service as an Agent of any legal entity which is a Subscriber, the Agent warrants that he or she has authority to agree to these Terms on behalf of the relevant legal entity.
1.8 Some areas on a Site may only be available to Registered Users or Subscribers (see Clause 6 below).
1.9 A Site may be supported by Sponsors whose names appear on the Site and whose own websites may be accessed by Internet links from that Site (see Clause 13 below).
1.10 Please also see our privacy statement in relation to use of your personal data by Euromoney II and Institutional Investor.
2.1 "you/your" means (as appropriate) the Visitor, Registered User and/or Subscriber accessing a Site or using a Service.
2.2 "we/us/our" means Euromoney II and/or Institutional Investor, as appropriate in accordance with Clause 1.2 above.
2.3 “Agent” means an employee, partner, director, contractor, agent or representative of any party.
2.4 “Connected Networks” means certain third party social networking sites (including without limitation Twitter and LinkedIn) which we may choose to affiliate with a certain Site.
2.5 "Content" means all material, data, articles, information and products on the Sites or provided as part of a Service (including, without limitation, any Electronic Books or publications sent by post as part of a Service, but excluding any Posted Material).
2.6 “Deep Linking” means the potential linking to an internal or subsidiary page of the Site located one or several levels down from the home page.
2.7 "Electronic Books" means any electronic book including without limitation ebooks and yearbooks or other written material available for download from any of our Sites, e-mailed directly to you as part of a Service or disseminated by other electronic means for viewing without accessing a Site.
2.8 “External Sites” means websites other than the Sites provided by Sponsors or other third parties.
2.9 “Framing” means the bringing up of or presenting Content within another website.
2.10 "Group Company" means Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC or any subsidiary of Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC (including, without limitation, Institutional Investor LLC).
2.11 “Intellectual Property” means copyright, trade marks, database rights and/or any other intellectual property rights as recognised in any jurisdiction.
2.12 “Interactive Areas” means bulletin boards, email services, discussion groups, messaging systems, including instant messaging facilities, and other public areas that allow interactivity between users of our Sites and/or feedback to be provided to us.
2.13 “Investment” means any shares, security, financial product or other investment.
2.14 "Minimum Term" means the initial period of one year from the commencement of any subscription (or such other period as may be agreed in writing for any specific subscription).
2.15 “Posted Material” means the information and/or materials posted to Interactive Areas by you or any third party.
2.16 “Registered User” means a user of certain Sites and/or Services who has registered with us in order to access such Sites and/or Services in under Clause 6.1(a).
2.18 "Services" means
(a) the supply of on-line or electronic information, publications and data products (including, without limitation, the delivery of the same over the internet, or via mobile phone apps or other digital devices);
(b) the supply of hard-copy publications and other materials; and
(c) other services relating to a Site (including, without limitation, any Interactive Areas).
2.19 "Social Media Page" means a page created, operated or otherwise provided by Euromoney II or Institutional Investor via a third party social media site, network, application and/or service.
2.20 “Software” means the Intellectual Property in any software that is made available for download from our Sites.
2.21 “Sponsors” means sponsoring organisations and advertisers.
2.22 “Subscriber” means a user of our Sites and/or Services who has registered for our subscription Services under Clause 6.1(b).
2.23 “Third Party Services” products or services provided by anyone other than a Group Company.
2.24 “Visitor” means a user who accesses our Sites without registration or subscription.
3.1 All rights in and to the Content and the Sites belong to us, our Group Companies or our third party content providers and are protected by the Intellectual Property laws of the UK, US and other countries. We may license third parties to use the Content at our sole discretion.
3.2 You may use the Sites and the Content solely for your own personal use and benefit and not for resale or other transfer or disposition to any other person or entity. You may not use, reproduce, modify