Terms of Service
1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
Welcome to Yahoo! New Zealand Limited ("Yahoo New Zealand" or "we" or "us"). Yahoo New Zealand provides its service to you, subject to the following Terms of Service ("TOS"), which may be updated by us from time to time without notice to you. In addition, when using particular Yahoo New Zealand services, you and Yahoo New Zealand shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such services which may be posted from time to time. All such guidelines or rules are hereby incorporated by reference into the TOS.
Please help us keep Yahoo New Zealand an enjoyable and positive experience. If you see a listing that violates the rules below, please let us know by contacting us through "Help Central".
2. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
Yahoo New Zealand currently provides users with access to a rich collection of on-line resources, including, various communications tools, online forums, shopping services, personalised content and branded programming through its network of properties (the "Service"). Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the current Service, including the release of new Yahoo New Zealand properties, shall be subject to the TOS. You understand and agree that the Service is provided "AS-IS" and that Yahoo New Zealand assumes no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, mis-delivery or failure to store any user communications or personalisation settings.
3. YOUR REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS
In consideration of your use of the Service, you agree to:
1. provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Service's registration form (such information being the "Registration Data"); and
2. maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete.
In particular to register, you must provide your real name and email address. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or Yahoo New Zealand has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, Yahoo New Zealand has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Service (or any portion thereof).
5. MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD AND SECURITY
You will receive a password and account designation upon completing the Service's registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to:
1. immediately notify Yahoo New Zealand of any unauthorised use of your password or account or any other breach of security; and
2. ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. Yahoo New Zealand cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this requirement.
6. MEMBER CONDUCT
You understand that all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials ("Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. This means that you, and not Yahoo New Zealand, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email or otherwise transmit via the Service.
Yahoo New Zealand does not control the Content posted via the Service and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content. You understand that by using the Service, you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. Under no circumstances will Yahoo New Zealand be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed or otherwise transmitted via the Service.
You agree to not use the Service to:
1. upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, sexually, ethnically or otherwise objectionable or vilifying;
2. harm minors in any way;
3. impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Yahoo New Zealand official, forum leader, guide or host, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
4. forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Service;
5. upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
6. upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights ("Rights") of any party;
7. upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail", "spam", "chain letters", "pyramid schemes", or any other form of solicitation, except in those areas (such as shopping rooms) that are designated for such purpose;
8. upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
9. disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, cause a screen to "scroll" faster than other users of the Service are able to type, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in real time exchanges;
10. interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service;
11. intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, including, but not limited to, regulations promulgated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, any rules of any national or other securities exchange, including, without limitation, the New York Stock Exchange, the American Stock Exchange or the NASDAQ, and any regulations having the force of law;
12. "stalk" or otherwise harass another person; or
13. collect or store personal data about other users.
You acknowledge that Yahoo New Zealand does not pre-screen Content, but that Yahoo New Zealand and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse or move any Content that is available via the Service. Without limiting the foregoing, Yahoo New Zealand and its designees shall have the right to remove any Content that violates the TOS or is otherwise objectionable. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. In this regard, you acknowledge that you may not rely on any Content created by Yahoo New Zealand or submitted to Yahoo New Zealand, including without limitation information in Yahoo New Zealand Message Boards, Yahoo New Zealand Clubs, and in all other parts of the Service.
You acknowledge and agree that Yahoo New Zealand may preserve Content and may also disclose Content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the TOS; (c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third-parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Yahoo New Zealand, its users and the public.
You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Service, including your Content, may involve: (a) transmissions over various networks; (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices and (c) transfer and storage of your Content in New Zealand, Australia, the United States or elsewhere.
7. SPECIAL ADMONITIONS FOR INTERNATIONAL USE AND EXPORT AND IMPORT COMPLIANCE
Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable Content. Use of the Service and transfer, posting and uploading of software, technology, and other technical data via the Service may be subject to the export and import laws of the United States and other countries. You agree to comply with all applicable export and import laws and regulations, including without limitation the Export Administration Regulations (see http://www.access.gpo.gov/bis/ear/ear_data.html) and sanctions control programs of the United States (see http://www.treasury.gov/resource-center/sanctions/Programs/Pages/Programs.aspx). In particular, you represent and warrant that you: (a) are not a prohibited party identified on any government export exclusion lists (see http://www.bis.doc.gov/complianceandenforcement/liststocheck.htm) or a member of a government of any other export-prohibited countries as identified in applicable export and import laws and regulations; (b) will not transfer software, technology, and other technical data via the Service to export-prohibited parties or countries; (c) will not use the Service for military, nuclear, missile, chemical or biological weaponry end uses in violation of U.S. export laws; and (d) will not transfer, upload, or post via the Service any software, technology or other technical data in violation of U.S. or other applicable export or import laws.
8. PUBLIC CONTENT POSTED TO YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND
1. For purposes of the TOS, "publicly accessible areas of the Service" are those accessible by the general public. By way of example, a publicly accessible area of the Service would include public Message Boards Yahoo New Zealand Message Boards, but would not include private Yahoo New Zealand communication services such as Yahoo New Zealand Mail or Yahoo New Zealand Messenger.
2. With respect to Content you elect to post for inclusion in publicly accessible areas of Yahoo New Zealand Message Boards or that consists of photos or other graphics you elect to post to any other publicly accessible area of the Service, you grant Yahoo New Zealand the world-wide, royalty free and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish such Content on the Service solely for the purpose of displaying, distributing and promoting the specific Yahoo New Zealand Message Boards to which such Content was submitted, or, in the case of photos or graphics, solely for the purpose for which such photo or graphic was submitted to the Service. This license exists only for as long as you elect to continue to include such Content on the Service and shall be terminated at the time you delete such Content from the Service.
3. With respect to all other Content you elect to post to other publicly accessible areas of the Service, you grant Yahoo New Zealand the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully sublicensable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such Content (in whole or part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed.
9. INDEMNITY AND RELEASE
We have no control over the Content of the Service.
You agree to indemnify and hold Yahoo New Zealand, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of Content you submit, post to or transmit through the Service, your use of the Service, your connection to the Service, your violation of the TOS, or your violation of any rights of another.
10. NO RESALE OF SERVICE
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service.
11. GENERAL PRACTICES REGARDING USE AND STORAGE
You acknowledge that Yahoo New Zealand may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the Service, including without limitation the maximum number of days that email messages, message board postings or other uploaded Content will be retained by the Service, the maximum number of email messages that may be sent from or received by an account on the Service, the maximum size of any email message that may be sent from or received by an account on the Service, the maximum disk space that will be allotted on Yahoo New Zealand's servers on your behalf, and the maximum number of times (and the maximum duration for which) you may access the Service in a given period of time. You agree that Yahoo New Zealand has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any messages and other communications or other Content maintained or transmitted by the Service. You acknowledge that Yahoo New Zealand reserves the right to log off accounts that are inactive for an extended period of time. You further acknowledge that Yahoo New Zealand reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion, with or without notice.
12. MODIFICATIONS TO SERVICE
Yahoo New Zealand reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that Yahoo New Zealand shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.
You agree that Yahoo New Zealand, in its sole discretion, may terminate your password, account (or any part thereof) or use of the Service, and remove and discard any Content within the Service, for any reason, including, without limitation, for lack of use or if Yahoo New Zealand believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of the TOS. Yahoo New Zealand may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the Service, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Service under any provision of this TOS may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that Yahoo New Zealand may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in your account and/or bar any further access to such files or the Service. Further, you agree that Yahoo New Zealand shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Service.
14. DEALINGS WITH ADVERTISERS
Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the Service, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that Yahoo New Zealand shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Service.
The Service may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other World Wide Web sites or resources. Because Yahoo New Zealand has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Yahoo New Zealand is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any Content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that Yahoo New Zealand shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such Content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.
16. YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND'S PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
You acknowledge and agree that the Service and any necessary software used in connection with the Service ("Software") contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. You further acknowledge and agree that Content contained in sponsor advertisements or information presented to you through the Service or advertisers is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by Yahoo New Zealand or advertisers, you agree not to modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on the Service or the Software, in whole or in part.
Yahoo New Zealand grants you a personal, non-transferable and non-exclusive right and license to use the object code of its Software on a single computer; provided that you do not (and do not allow any third party to) copy, modify, create a derivative work of, reverse engineer, reverse assemble or otherwise attempt to discover any source code, sell, assign, sublicense, grant a security interest in or otherwise transfer any right in the Software. You agree not to modify the Software in any manner or form, or to use modified versions of the Software, including (without limitation) for the purpose of obtaining unauthorized access to the Service. You agree not to access the Service by any means other than through the interface that is provided by Yahoo New Zealand for use in accessing the Service.
17. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
You expressly understand and agree that:
1. Your use of the Service is at your sole risk. The Service is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. Yahoo New Zealand expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement;
2. Yahoo New Zealand makes no warranty that:
• the Service will meet your requirements;
• the Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free;
• the results that may be obtained from the use of the Service will be accurate or reliable;
• the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you through the Service will meet your expectations; and
• any errors in the software will be corrected.
• any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the Service is done at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of any such material.
• no advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from Yahoo New Zealand or through or from the Service shall create any warranty not expressly stated in the TOS.
18. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
You expressly understand and agree that Yahoo New Zealand shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses (even if Yahoo New Zealand has been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from:
1. the use or the inability to use the Service;
2. the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services resulting from any goods, data, information or services purchased or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through or from the Service;
3. unauthorised access to or alteration of your transmissions or data;
4. statements or conduct of any third party on the Service; or
5. any other matter relating to the Service.
If you are a resident of Australia, you agree that Yahoo New Zealand's liability for any breach of a condition or warranty implied by Division 2 of Part v of the Trade Practices Act (other than a condition or warranty implied by section 69 of that Act) in respect of the Service shall be limited as follows:
1. in the case of goods, to any one or more of the following (as Yahoo New Zealand may determine): (1) the replacement of the goods or the supply of equivalent goods; (2) the repair of the goods; (3) the payment of the cost of replacing the goods or acquiring equivalent goods; or (4) the payment of the cost of having the goods repaired.
2. in the case of services, to one of the following (as Yahoo New Zealand may determine): (1) the payment of the supplying of the services again; or (2) the cost of having the services supplied again, except as expressly provided elsewhere.
If you are a resident of New Zealand and use this Service for a business purpose, you agree that the provisions of the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 will not apply to the supply of the Service or these terms.
19. EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS
Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. Accordingly, some of the above disclaimers of warranty and limitations may not apply to you.
20. SPECIAL WARNING FOR SERVICES RELATING TO FINANCIAL MATTERS
If you intend to create or join any service, receive or request any news, messages, alerts or other information from the Service concerning companies, stock quotes, investments or securities, please read the above disclaimer of warranties and limitations again. They go doubly for you. In addition, for this type of information particularly, the phrase "Let the investor beware" is apt. The Service is provided for informational purposes only, and no Content included in the Service is intended for trading or investing purposes. Yahoo New Zealand shall not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, usefulness or availability of any information transmitted via the Service, and shall not be responsible or liable for any trading or investment decisions made based on such information.
Notices to you may be made via either email or regular mail. The Service may also provide notices of changes to the TOS or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices to you generally on the Service.
22. TRADEMARK INFORMATION
As between you and Yahoo New Zealand, you agree that all of Yahoo New Zealand's trademarks, trade names, service marks and other Yahoo New Zealand logos and brand features, and product and service names are trademarks and the property of Yahoo New Zealand (the "Yahoo New Zealand Marks"). Without prior permission from Yahoo New Zealand or a party validly authorized by Yahoo New Zealand to grant permission, you agree not to display or use in any manner the Yahoo New Zealand Marks.
23. NOTICE AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT OR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT
Yahoo New Zealand respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide Yahoo New Zealand's Copyright Agent the following information:
1. an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
2. a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
3. a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the site;
4. your address, telephone number, and email address;
5. a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorised by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
6. a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorised to act on the copyright owner's behalf.
Yahoo New Zealand's Agent for Notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be reached as follows:
Yahoo New Zealand
P.O. Box 37381
Contact Customer Care
24. GENERAL INFORMATION
The TOS constitute the entire agreement between you and Yahoo New Zealand and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and Yahoo New Zealand. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use affiliate services, third-party content or third-party software. The TOS and the relationship between you and Yahoo New Zealand shall be governed by the laws of New Zealand without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You and Yahoo New Zealand agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within New Zealand. The failure of Yahoo New Zealand to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the TOS shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the TOS is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the TOS remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Service or the TOS must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.
There is no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchisor-franchisee relationship between Yahoo New Zealand and any user of the Service. Any notice to you or to us shall be made by either email or regular mail.. You agree not to resell or assign your rights or obligations under these terms and conditions. You also agree not to make any unauthorised commercial use of the Service.
The section titles in the TOS are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.
Please report any violations of the TOS to our Customer Care Group
Mobile Widget Terms Of Service — NEW ZEALAND
Welcome to Yahoo New Zealand. Your use of Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets (defined below) is governed by the following Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets Terms of Service ("MWTOS"), which incorporates by reference the Yahoo New Zealand Terms of Service ("TOS"), each of which may be changed by Yahoo New Zealand from time (collectively, the "Terms of Service") for example for legal, regulatory or security reasons or where there is a change to the terms of service under which we provide Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets generally. You should review the Terms of Service periodically for changes and if you choose to use Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets after any change to the Terms of Service, it means you agree to such change. At any time you can review the most current versions of the TOS and MWTOS which are available online at: https://info.yahoo.com/privacy/nz/yahoo/details.html.
1. DESCRIPTION OF MOBILE WIDGETS
Mobile widgets are small software modules operating within Yahoo New Zealand's mobile widget environment and appearing on your mobile device that provide you with access to a variety of content and services. Some mobile widgets, including the content and services provided therein, are made available for your use by Yahoo New Zealand (each a "Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widget") subject to these Terms of Service. You will be able to recognise Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets by their distinctive Yahoo New Zealand branding. Other mobile widgets, including the content and services provided therein, may be made available for your use by third parties (each a "Third Party Widget"). Your use of Third Party Widgets and Yahoo New Zealand's disclaimer of responsibility for such widgets are discussed in Section 7 below.
The functionality of the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets and Third Party Widgets is dependent upon you having a suitable network connection and the settings you have selected (for example, how frequently the content available from the widget is refreshed). In any case, as is described further below, you should not rely upon the information, content or services you obtain or utilise using the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets and Third Party Widgets as Yahoo New Zealand does not guarantee that such information, content or services is accurate, complete or up to date.
2. YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND MOBILE WIDGETS LICENSE GRANT
Subject to the terms and conditions of these Terms of Service and except as otherwise expressly set forth herein, Yahoo New Zealand grants you a worldwide, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable right and license to download, access, and use the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets solely for your personal use.
3. YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND MOBILE WIDGETS RESTRICTIONS
You may not do any of the following with any Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets: (a) decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, modify, rent, lease, loan, distribute, or create derivative works or improvements from Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets or any portion thereof, or attempt to discover any source code, protocols, or other trade secrets in Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets; (b) obtain or attempt to obtain unauthorised access to the Yahoo New Zealand network; (c) incorporate Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets into any hardware or software device that is not your personal mobile device; (d) use, export, or re-export Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets in violation of applicable laws or regulations; (e) sell, lease, loan, distribute, transfer, or sublicense Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets or access thereto or derive income from the use or provision thereof, whether for direct commercial or monetary gain or otherwise, without Yahoo New Zealand's prior, express, written permission; (f) use Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets in any unlawful manner, for any unlawful purpose, or in any manner inconsistent with these Terms of Service; and (g) use Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets for any enterprise, commercial, or human safety purposes as the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets were not designed for such purposes. Any Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widget's failure in such cases could lead to injury or damage.
4. OWNERSHIP AND RESERVATION OF RIGHTS
Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets, including any content or services provided therein, are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, international treaties, and/or other proprietary rights and laws. You agree to abide by all applicable proprietary rights laws and other laws, as well as any additional copyright notices or restrictions contained in these Terms of Service. These Terms of Service grant you no right, title, or interest in any intellectual property owned or licensed by Yahoo New Zealand, including, without limitation, the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets and Yahoo New Zealand trademarks, and creates no direct relationship between you and Yahoo New Zealand's licensors, or between you and Yahoo New Zealand other than that of licensor to licensee under these Terms of Service. All rights in the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets, including any content or services provided therein, not expressly granted to you are reserved by Yahoo New Zealand, its licensors, or their respective owners.
5. SUPPORT AND UPDATES
Yahoo New Zealand may not offer any technical or maintenance support for the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets. Yahoo New Zealand may offer upgrades or updates to the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets in its sole discretion. Yahoo New Zealand may change, suspend, or discontinue any aspect of the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets at any time without notice to you. Yahoo New Zealand may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets without notice or liability.
6. FEES AND PAYMENTS
Yahoo New Zealand reserves the right to charge fees for future use of or access to the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets or the Yahoo New Zealand content and services relating thereto in Yahoo New Zealand's sole discretion. If you do not agree to pay such fees for your continued use, you will not be entitled to continue to use the relevant Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets or the Yahoo New Zealand content and services relating thereto.
7. THIRD PARTY WIDGETS
When you download, access, and/or use Third Party Widgets, you understand that such Third Party Widgets have not been approved or endorsed in any manner by Yahoo New Zealand and that Yahoo New Zealand is not responsible for your use of or inability to use any such Third Party Widgets including, without limitation, the content, services, accuracy, or reliability of such Third Party Widgets and the privacy practices or other policies of the third party. YOUR DOWNLOAD, ACCESS, AND/OR USE OF ANY THIRD PARTY WIDGETS IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. Third parties may require you to agree to their own terms of service, privacy policies, and/or other policies as a condition of using their widgets. Those terms and/or policies may give third parties rights beyond those provided by these Terms of Service. PLEASE REVIEW SUCH THIRD PARTYS' APPLICABLE TERMS AND/OR POLICIES CAREFULLY.
8. THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE, HARDWARE, AND SERVICES
You are responsible for all third party software, hardware, and services used in connection with the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets. Any third party software, hardware, and services (whether required or optional) that you use in conjunction with Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets, is the sole responsibility of such third party, and is subject to the terms, conditions, warranties and disclaimers provided by such third party.
9. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
NOTHING IN THESE TERMS OF SERVICE SEEKS TO LIMIT YOUR STATUTORY RIGHTS (WHERE THESE CANNOT BE RESTRICTED BY LAW) AND NOTHING IN THESE TERMS OF SERVICE SHALL SEEK TO RESTRICT YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND'S LIABILITY FOR DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY CAUSED BY YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND'S NEGLIGENCE.
SUBJECT TO THE FOREGOING:
a. SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE LAW, USE OF YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND MOBILE WIDGETS AND ANY DATA, CONTENT, OR SERVICES ACCESSED THROUGH YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND MOBILE WIDGETS (SUCH AS STOCK QUOTES, MARKET INFORMATION, NEWS, OR OTHER INFORMATION OR SERVICES) IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND SUCH OFFERINGS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS";
b. ANY MATERIAL OR SERVICE DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND MOBILE WIDGETS IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD AND/OR USE OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL OR SERVICE;
c. SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE LAW, YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, RELATING TO YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND MOBILE WIDGETS AND ANY DATA, CONTENT, OR SERVICES ACCESSED THEREFROM, OR THE ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, COMPLETENESS, OR ADEQUACY OF YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND MOBILE WIDGETS AND ANY DATA, CONTENT, OR SERVICES ACCESSED THEREFROM; AND
d. IF YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND MOBILE WIDGETS OR ANY DATA, CONTENT, OR SERVICES ACCESSED THEREFROM PROVES DEFECTIVE, YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL REPAIR,.
You agree to indemnify and hold Yahoo New Zealand harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party in connection with or arising out of your violation of any term or condition of these Terms of Service, your violation of applicable laws or any rights of another person or entity.
11. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
SUBJECT TO THE OPENING PARAGRAPH OF CLAUSE 9, YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND AND ITS LICENSORS ARE NOT LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY AND ALL INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND MOBILE WIDGETS, ANY DATA, CONTENT, OR SERVICES ACCESSED THEREFROM, YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE OR ACCESS YAHOO! NEW ZEALAND MOBILE WIDGETS, OR ANY DATA, CONTENT, OR SERVICES ACCESSED THEREFROM, WHETHER SUCH DAMAGE CLAIMS ARE BROUGHT UNDER ANY THEORY OF LAW OR EQUITY. DAMAGES EXCLUDED BY THIS PARAGRAPH INCLUDE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, AND LOSS OF BUSINESS OR PERSONAL INFORMATION.
These Terms of Service continue until terminated by either party. You may terminate these Terms of Service by discontinuing use of all Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets and by destroying all your copies thereof. These Terms of Service terminate automatically if you violate any term hereof, Yahoo New Zealand publicly posts a written notice of termination on Yahoo New Zealand's web site, or Yahoo New Zealand sends a written (including email or text message) notice of termination to you directly. Your obligations in these Terms of Service survive any termination of these Terms of Service.
13. GENERAL TERMS
b. Choice of Law and Forum. These Terms of Service and the relationship between you and Yahoo New Zealand shall be governed by the laws of New Zealand. You and Yahoo New Zealand agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Auckland. The United Nations Convention on the International Sale of Goods does not apply to the Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets.
c. Waiver and Severability of Terms. The failure of Yahoo New Zealand to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms of Service is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these Terms of Service remain in full force and effect.
d. Statute of Limitations. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of Yahoo New Zealand Mobile Widgets or these Terms of Service must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. The titles in these Terms of Service are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.