Contents of Site and Intellectual Property
Restrictions on Use
- that is threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to racial hatred, discriminatory, menacing, scandalous, inflammatory, blasphemous, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy or which may cause annoyance or inconvenience;
- for which you have not obtained all necessary licences, consents, approvals, and/or authorisations;
- which constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise be contrary to law of or infringe the rights of any third party, in any country in the world; or
- that is technically harmful (including, but not limited to, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data).
You are liable for all use made of services through your account, whether authorised by you or not, until you have notified Meteor of unauthorised use and we have stopped access to your account. You are responsible for the security and proper use of any PIN code used to access services. You must take all necessary steps to ensure that any PIN code is kept confidential and used properly.
Any charges for a service will be those displayed or notified to you before you purchase or subscribe to that service and will include Value Added Tax (VAT) unless otherwise stated. You acknowledge that each request by you to download services (i.e. each copy requested to be sent), or each attempt to send requested services, such as SMS Alerts, will constitute a separate event to be paid for by you at the applicable rate in accordance with your tariff plan.
Meteor reserves the right to vary our charges or introduce charges for any services which have been provided free of charge at any time. You can of course stop using the services at any time. Any variation to our payment terms shall be final and binding.
Charges for purchases made through our services will be deducted from your available credit time if you are a Pre-Pay/Pay as you Go customer or appear on your monthly statement if you are a Bill Pay/Pay Later customer.
Prior to requesting any services, or content available through our web sites (and acknowledging that same is bound and protected by intellectual property rights which you agree not to interfere with or breach), you should ensure that:
- your access device is compatible and appropriately enabled to receive the selected materials. If you are unsure as to whether this is the case, you should check same either where same is available or with Meteor customer care;
- you have, where materials are to be downloaded, sufficient memory capacity available to receive and save same;
- your access device remains switched on and connected to the Meteor network (i.e. does not move out of range) for the duration of the download.
Meteor provides its web sites and contents on an "as is", "where is" basis with no warranties, representations, conditions or other terms whatsoever, express or implied. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Meteor and its directors, officers, employees and agents expressly disclaim all warranties, representations, conditions or other terms in respect of Meteor's web sites, express or implied including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, correspondence to description, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.
The Meteor web sites, content and services may be impaired by geographic, atmospheric or other conditions or circumstances beyond our control including, without limitation, congestion, network coverage, dropped connections, the performance of your computer and the maintenance of secure network connections. Due to the nature of interactive facilities and the internet generally, Meteor gives no representations or warranties that the web sites, content or services provided, will be timely, or free from delays, interruptions or errors.
Whilst Meteor has made - and will continue to make - great efforts to provide accurate, up-to-date and complete information, Meteor disclaims all liability or responsibility that the information, including but not limited to translation of Meteor's web sites into various other languages other than English, contained or referenced herein or future information supplied is adequate, accurate, reliable or complete and all liability or responsibility for possible errors or omissions in the contents of the web sites hereof. We do not represent or warrant that the access, use, functions or content of or on these web site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that the contents will be correct, accurate, reliable, meet your requirements, or that there will be no delays, failures, errors or omissions or loss of transmitted information, that no computer viruses will be transmitted or that no damage will occur to your IT systems. You understand and agree that you download or otherwise obtain content from this web site at your own discretion and risk and that you are solely responsible for protecting and any damage or loss to your data and/or equipment and for taking appropriate precautions to scan for computer viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other malicious code.
Limitation of Liability
Except where prohibited by law, in no event will Meteor be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether direct, indirect, consequential, incidental, special, exemplary or punitive, including but not limited to loss of profits, loss of business, loss of opportunity, loss of data, whether such claim is based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence) or equity, howsoever arising out of or in connection with your use of or inability to use this web site and its contents, or any action or decision made by you in reliance of this web site and its contents or any unauthorised use or reproduction of this web site and its contents. This limitation shall also apply to performance of non-performance of Meteor's web site and services generally or any other information that appears on or is advertised through any links to Meteor's web site.
You agree to indemnify and hold Meteor, its officers, directors, employees, agents, shareholders and affiliates, harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims or expenses (including legal costs), made against Meteor by any third party due to or arising out of or in connection with your use of Meteor's web sites.
Meteor updates its web sites, its content and the services available therein from time to time. Meteor may vary any content or the technical specification of any service at any time without notice. Meteor reserves the right to withdraw any service at any time or to suspend or restrict access to the whole or any part of services for repair, maintenance, updating or upgrading or for the introduction of new facilities or services at any time. Meteor will attempt to limit the frequency and duration of any such suspension or restriction.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
Meteor's web sites, all terms and conditions contained therein and legal notices on our web sites are exclusively subject to and governed by the laws of Ireland. The Irish Courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all claims or disputes arising or in relation to, out of or in connection with Meteor's web sites and their use.
Feedback and Contact Us
Meteor welcomes your feedback in relation to our web sites. Please Contact Us to give us your comments . Please note that any comments on Meteor's web sites will be deemed non-confidential and used on an unrestricted basis.