2 INFORMATION ABOUT US
www.scholl.com is operated by or on behalf of SSL International Plc. SSL International Plc is a public limited company whose shares are traded on the London Stock Exchange. Its registered office is at 35 New Bridge Street, London, EC4V 6BW and its company number is 00388828. In Australia www.scholl.com is operated by SSL International Plc's subsidiary company SSL Australia Pty Ltd. SSL Australia Pty Ltd is a company incorporated in Australia with registered number 006 855 803. Its registered office is at 225 Beach Road, Mordialloc VIC 3195. Our ABN number is 44 006 855 803. SSL International Plc and SSL Australia Pty Ltd are referred to as "we" or "our".
4 USING OUR SITE
4.1 You may use our site for your own personal use and may print and cache pages of it for that purpose. All copyright and other proprietary notices and disclaimers must be reproduced on any copies made.
4.2 You may not use, copy, resell, reproduce, print, download or exploit the whole or any part of our site or its content for any commercial or money-making purpose without our prior written permission.
4.3 You may not modify the whole or any part of our site or its content or pass-off the whole or any part of our site or its content as your own work.
5.1 As the Internet is not always reliable, we cannot guarantee that our site will always be available or that its operation will be uninterrupted or error-free.
5.2 We may close or suspend our site at any time (and without notice) for repair, maintenance, updating or any other reason.
5.3 We may restrict access to all or any part of our site to users who have registered with us.
5.4 We do not accept liability if the whole or any part of our site is unavailable or inaccessible at any time or for any period.
6.1 Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the content of our site is accurate, complete and up to date, we cannot guarantee that it is. We may update, correct and make changes to our site and its content at any time and without notice to you and may suspend our site at any time and for any period for this purpose.
6.2 Our site content provides general information and is not intended to be specific advice on which reliance should be placed. Amongst other things, this means that you must not rely upon our site or its content as a substitute for professional medical advice. It is your responsibility to speak to your GP or another qualified medical practitioner to diagnose and treat medical conditions or health complaints.
6.3 Except as provided in section 12.2 below, we disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on the content of our site by any user of our site, or by any person who is informed of any of its content.
7 VIRUSES AND OTHER MIS-USE
7.1 Whilst we endeavour to ensure that our site is secure and free of viruses and other malicious or technologically harmful material ("viruses"), we cannot guarantee that it is. We strongly advise you to protect your computer with regularly updated anti-virus and firewall software and to log-out completely when you finish using our website on a shared computer.
7.2 You must not knowingly introduce viruses to our site, or use our site or its content for any unlawful purpose. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database that is connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack or attempt to use it in such activity.
7.3 By breaching (not complying with) section 7.2 you may commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities, including by disclosing your identity to them.
8 INTERACTIVE FEATURES
8.1 Our site may include features that allow users to contribute to discussion boards, post reviews or submit suggestions or ideas ("interactive features"). By using interactive features, you agree to the following:
(a) You warrant (or promise) that you are at least 18 years of age or, if you are under 18, that you have the consent of your parent or guardian to use the interactive features.
(b) Everything that you post or contribute will be legal, decent, accurate and honest.
(c) You will not post or contribute anything that is fraudulent, offensive, obscene, abusive, invasive of privacy, hateful, inflammatory, threatening, deceptive, discriminatory, defamatory, infringing of copyright, trade marks, designs, patents or other intellectual property rights or confidential information or otherwise illegal (or that is intended to be or may reasonably supposed to be so).
(d) You will not post or contribute anything that encourages or assists in any illegal or improper activity including, without limit, fraud, criminal activity, computer misuse, infringement of copyright, trade marks, designs, patents or other intellectual property rights, improper use or disclosure of confidential information, invasion of privacy or breach of contract.
(e) You will not use a false email address or other false details, impersonate any other person, company or organisation, misrepresent your identity, or claim or imply any affiliation or endorsement that does not in fact exist.
(f) You will not use our site for spamming, denial of service, spread of viruses or for any other computer misuse or unauthorised communication.
(g) You will not post or contribute any material for commercial or business purposes. Amongst other things this means that you will not post, contribute or upload adverts or commercial or money-making material on our site.
8.2 By making posts or contributions you also agree that:
(a) Your material is non-confidential and non-proprietary and you are entitled to post or contribute it.
(b) We and our associated companies shall have the non-exclusive, royalty-free, world-wide, sub-licensable right to publish, use, copy, adapt, distribute, disclose and create derivative works of your material for any purpose.
(c) We may identify you as the source of the material if we choose (but are not obliged to do so) and you irrevocably waive your right to be identified as the author of your material and your right to object to derogatory treatment of it.
(d) You will execute such documents and do such things as are necessary to give effect to this section 8.2.
8.4 We reserve the right (but are not obliged) to disclose your identity to law enforcement authorities and to any person who is claiming that material posted or uploaded by you is defamatory or constitutes a violation of their intellectual property, confidential information, privacy or other rights.
9.2 If you create a link to our site from your website, you do so at your own risk and expense and without any liability or responsibility on our part. You must only create a link in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage or take unfair advantage of our name, brands, products or reputation. (Our decision as to what is unfair, damaging or takes unfair advantage shall be final and binding.) You may not frame our site and you must not link to it in a way that suggests any endorsement or relationship that does not in fact exist. You must remove and disable the link immediately if we ask you to do so for any reason. You agree to reimburse us in full for any loss, damage, liability, cost or expense that we suffer or incur as a result of your having created a link to our site.
10 STORE LOCATOR AND PAYMENT PROCESSING
If you decide to visit a store that stocks our products we advise you to call ahead to check that they have what you want in stock, as not all of our stockists sell the full range of our products.
11 INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
11.1 Our site and its content are owned by SSL International Plc, its associated companies or licensors. Our site and its content are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world (all such rights are reserved) and by trade mark, database and other intellectual property rights.
11.2 The software used on our site is owned by SSL International Plc, its associated companies or software suppliers and is protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world.
11.3 The trade marks, logos, product names and brand names used on our site ("our trade marks") are owned by SSL International Plc, its associated companies or trade mark licensors. Our trade marks may not be used on or in connection with third party products or services without our express prior written consent, and may not be used in any way that is confusing for customers or derogatory.
12.1 Except as provided in section 12.2 below, our site and its content are provided 'as is' and without liability on our part for any direct, indirect, special, consequential, or other loss, damage, cost or expense that may be suffered in connection with its use or as a result of any reliance being placed upon it.
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16 QUESTIONS AND CONCERNS
If you have any questions or concerns about our site please contact us.