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Terms and Conditions

1.

General

1.1

Where necessary and applicable, all trademarks, logos, slogans, copyrights, patents and patents pending are acknowledged.

1.2

Where necessary and applicable all companies and manufacturers are acknowledged.

1.3

Where necessary and applicable, software creators and authors are acknowledged.

1.4

All other artwork, design, correspondence and literature remains the property of 3L1T3 Limited, and shall not be reproduced in any medium or form without the express written consent of 3L1T3 Limited.

1.5

All materials contained within this site, or otherwise associated with 3L1T3 Limited, implied or expressly stated, shall be considered the copyright of 3L1T3 Limited where copyright is applicable.

1.6

We reserve the right to make changes to this site without prior notice.

1.7

The content of this site is provided without warranties, either express or implied, including but not limited to warranties regarding the accuracy or completeness of the information contained or in any referenced links.

1.8

We make no commitment to the user that we will update this site and you shall or shall not be notified regarding current changes.

1.9

We will not be held liable for any damages whatsoever to systems, hardware, software, physical or electronic including, without limitation, damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of business information, or other pecuniary loss arising out of the use of or inability to use the products or documentation on the 3L1T3 Limited web site.


2.


Third Party Links

2.1

3L1T3 Limited do not hold any copies of software listed on their servers.

2.2

All software downloads are, where available, direct links to the developer's homepage.

2.3

We will not be held liable for any damages whatsoever to systems, hardware, software, physical or electronic including, without limitation, damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of business information, or other pecuniary loss arising out of the use of or inability to use the products or documentation held on third party links.

2.4

We do not guarantee that third party links are virus free or free from programming errors that may cause damage to its environment. To the best of our knowledge, all sources are reputable and recognised but use is entirely at your own risk.


Terms Of Sale

1.

As a UK Registered company, 3L1T3 Limited are bound by specific legislation:

(a)

the Sale of Goods Act 1979

(b)

the Sale and Supply of Goods Act 1994

(c)

Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977.


2.


Terms Of Business

2.1

Where the context admits: "We" includes 3L1T3 Limited, Registered Office: 43 Beckfield Road, Cottingley, Bradford, BD16 1QR, United Kingdom or any party acting on 3L1T3 Limited's implicit instructions.

2.2

"Goods" means the product(s) of sale.

2.3

"Systems" means complete computing packages including base unit, display unit and input devices or extended to include additional hardware peripherals.

2.4

"You" includes the person purchasing the goods or any party acting on the customer's instructions

2.5

"Faulty" means that the goods have been proven as performing noticeably below a satisfactory level as determined by 3L1T3 Limited after testing and examination by technicians or third parties.


3.


Pricing

3.1

Due to the volatile nature of the PC goods market, 3L1T3 Limited reserve the right to make changes to pricing without prior notice.

3.2

Total cost of goods, postage and packaging must be confirmed before shipping.

3.3

Confirmed orders will be guaranteed to hold quoted prices.

3.4

Although representative, all prices on display or offered in time limited quotations are by no means a binding contract and 3L1T3 Limited will not be bound as such.

3.5

We accept no responsibility, liability and will not be bound by errors in pricing on display in electronic format or otherwise and may rescind offers at any time.

3.6

Prices and manufacturers specifications subject to change without notice.

3.7

Minor specification variations do not entitle the purchaser to rescind the contract.

3.8

Prices may change because of currency fluctuations.


4.


Payment

4.1

All goods and services are subject to VAT at the appropriate UK rate, currently 17.5%.

4.2

Payment for goods must be in full unless otherwise stated expressly in writing by 3L1T3 Limited.

4.3

Funds must clear before shipping.

4.4

Payment accepted by bank transfer/draft, postal/money order, cash, debit or credit card as indicated. In addition, payment by Nochex is permitted where specifically requested.

4.1

Credit card and debit card payments may be subject to a surcharge of up to 4%.

4.5

Personal cheques and business cheques over 1,000 take up to 14 days to clear. Express clearance available at a small charge.

4.6

We do not warrant the suitability of goods for a particular purpose, and you should check specifications and suitability with manufacturers before ordering.

4.7

Goods or services are not sold on a trial basis.

4.8

Goods offered subject to being unsold. In the event of non-availability of goods, we reserve the right to rescind the contract.

4.9

All goods remain the property of 3L1T3 Limited until paid for in full.


5.


Shipping

5.1

Goods will only be shipped when funds have cleared into our bank.

5.2

UK Mainland delivery is by Courier, and is based on:

5.2.1

Shipping weight including protective packaging.

5.2.2

Destination price band of delivery as defined by the chosen carrier.

5.2.3

Standard 3 working day delivery, without insurance cover, unless otherwise advised by the customer.

5.2.4

Cost of necessary packaging, handling, destination, timing and special requests.

5.3

Orders to N.Ireland, Scottish Isles and Isle of Man will also be subject to a 10 administrative fee as well as charges defined in 5.2.1, 5.2.2, 5.2.4 of this section

5.4

Other destinations, including overseas, or not mentioned will be subject to a minimum 10 administrative fee as well as charges defined in 5.2.1, 5.2.2, 5.2.4 of this section

5.5

Systems requiring system assembly are usually ready for despatch within 7-14 working days (subject to clearance of funds)

5.6

If a particular component is out of stock, we will do our best to inform you straight away and perhaps suggest an alternative. For this reason it is important that you provide either a valid email address or contact telephone number.

5.7

We will endeavour to meet shipping times but will not be held responsible for consequences arising from failure to meet these times and will not be liable for compensation as a result of delayed transit.

5.8

All items will be properly packed for shipping and we will not be held responsible for damages during carriage.

5.81

Once items have been shipped and have left the premises of 3L1T3 Limited they are the property of the buyer or intended recipient of the item(s).

5.9

The buyer or intended recipient will ensure that adequate insurance cover has been met for shipping and damages in transit shall be the responsibility of the courier.

5.91

Where damage occurs during shipping and adequate shipping insurance has not been met, the responsibility shall rest with the buyer or intended recipient.

5.911

Any subsequent disputes for responsibility, if encountered, shall be between the courier and the buyer or intended recipient.


6.


Returns

6.1

Claims for damage, non-functionality and incomplete packages must be made within seven days of receipt.

6.11

We will not accept returns on the grounds of damage during shipping.

6.2

After this date, and in all circumstances after 28 days, repair and not replacement will be offered.

6.3

A restocking fee of up to 25% is charged on returns, which do not prove to be faulty.

6.4

You must use any manufacturer or on-site arrangements provided.

6.5

All returns must be in stock condition and be authorised by 3L1T3 Limited, in its original packaging and in its original condition to us where the item(s) shall be tested and inspected by technicians. Any items found to be faulty due to manufacturer errors shall, at our discretion, be fixed without charge or a replacement shall be provided at the earliest opportunity. If our technicians cannot find fault with returned items, then a charge will be made for return carriage, insurance, handling and administration.

6.51

If items are found to be overclocked, physically altered/tampered with, damaged by misuse/negligence out of normal operating conditions, missing, damaged or otherwise modified as determined by our technicians, then we will not honour any warranties or carry out repairs. You will be charged for labour / returns costs and warranties will be invalidated.

6.52

Please do not return complete systems if one component has been identified as faulty. There is a standard charge for full system returns of 25 (ex VAT)

6.6

No opened software will be accepted for credit. Faulty discs will be swapped by the manufacturer.

6.7

You are responsible for ensuring safe delivery of the returned item.

6.8

We are not responsible for any consequential loss or expenses, howsoever caused, including incidental returns costs.

6.9

We do not accept returns on the basis of incompatibility and we do not sell on a trial basis. Compatibility issues must be settled before purchase.


7.


Specific Goods

7.1

OEM software can only be purchased with new systems and may be installed by 3L1T3 Limited during system build but this must be stated at time of order. You will receive a copy of the OEM software and associated licenses.

7.2

Retail software can be purchased at any time.

7.3

Hardware sales come with 1 year telephone support plus a 1 year return to base warranty except:

7.3.1

Monitors are subject to 3 years onsite warranty from the manufacturer.

7.3.2

Proview Monitors are subject to 3 years return to base warranty.

7.3.3

Motherboards are subject to 2 years return to base warranty.

7.3.4

Maxtor hard drives are subject to 3 years return to base warranty.


8.


Indemnity

8.1

You shall indemnify us and keep us indemnified and hold us harmless from and against any breach by you of these terms of business and any claim brought against us by a third party resulting from the provision of goods by us to you and your use of the goods including, without limitation, all claims, actions, proceedings, losses, liabilities, damages, costs, expenses (including reasonable legal costs and expenses), howsoever suffered or incurred by us in consequences of your breach or non-observance of this Agreement.


9.


Limitation Of Liability

9.1

All conditions, terms, representations and warranties relating to the goods supplied under this Agreement, whether imposed by statute or operation of law or otherwise, that are not expressly stated in these terms and conditions including, without limitation, the implied warranty of satisfactory quality and fitness for a particular purpose are hereby excluded, subject always to subclause 9.2.

9.2

Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude our liability for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence.

9.3

Our total aggregate liability to you for any claim in contract, tort, negligence or otherwise arising out of or in connection with the provision of the goods shall be limited to the charges paid by you in respect of the goods, which are the subject of any such claim.

9.4

In any event no claim shall be brought unless you have notified us of the claim within one year of it arising.

9.5

In no event shall we be liable to you for any loss of business, contracts, profits or anticipated savings or for any other indirect or consequential or economic loss whatsoever.


10.


Notices

10.1

Any notice to be given by either party to the other may be sent by either email, fax or recorded delivery to the address of the other party as appearing in this Agreement or ancillary application forms or such other address as such party may from time to time have communicated to the other in writing, and if sent by email shall unless the contrary is proved be deemed to be received on the day it was sent or if sent by fax shall be deemed to be served on receipt of an error free transmission report, or if sent by recorded delivery shall be deemed to be served two days following the date of posting.


11.


Law

11.1

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law and you hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.


12.


Headings

12.1

Headings are included in this Agreement for convenience only and shall not affect the construction or interpretation of this Agreement.


13.


Entire Agreement

13.1

These terms and conditions together with any documents expressly referred to in them, contain the entire Agreement between us relating to the subject matter covered and supersede any previous Agreements, arrangements, undertakings or proposals, written or oral: between us in relation to such matters. No oral explanation or oral information given by any party shall alter the interpretation of these terms and conditions. In agreeing to these terms and conditions, you have not relied on any representation other than those expressly stated in these terms and conditions and you agree that you shall have no remedy in respect of any misrepresentation, which has not been made expressly in this Agreement.


User Policy

1.

Terms of Business

1.1

Where the context admits: "We" includes 3L1T3 Limited, Registered Office: 43 Beckfield Road, Cottingley, Bradford, BD16 1QR, United Kingdom or any party acting on 3L1T3 Limited's implicit instructions.

1.2

"You" includes the person purchasing the services or any party acting on the customer's instructions.

1.3

"Server" means the computer server equipment used by us in connection with the provision of the Services.

1.4

"Web Site" means the area on the Server allocated by us to you for use by you as a site on the Internet.


2.


Web Site Hosting and Email

2.1

We make no representation and give no warranty as to the accuracy or quality of information received by any person via the Server and we shall have no liability for any loss or damage to any data stored on the Server.

2.2

You represent, undertake and warrant to us that you will use the Web Site allocated to you only for lawful purposes. In particular, you represent, warrant and undertake to us that.

2.2.1

You will not use the Server in any manner which infringes any law or regulation or which infringes the rights of any third party, nor will you authorise or permit any other person to do so.

2.2.2

You will not upload, post, link to or transmit:

(a)

any material which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, malicious, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, blasphemous, profane or otherwise objectionable in any way.

(b)

any material containing a virus or otherwise deemed hostile computer program.

(c)

any material which constitutes, or encourages the commission of, a criminal offence or which infringes any patent, trade mark, design right, copyright or any other intellectual property right or similar rights of any person which may subsist under the laws of any jurisdiction.

2.2.3

You will not send bulk email whether opt-in or otherwise from our network. Nor will you promote a site hosted on our network using bulk email.

2.2.4

You will not employ programs which consume excessive system resources, including but not limited to processor cycles and memory

2.2.5

any file you store on the Server will be reachable via a hyperlink from a page on your site.

2.3

We reserve the right to remove any material which we deem inappropriate from your web site without notice. We do not host Warez, Adult or illegal MP3 content.

2.4

You shall keep secure any identification, password and other confidential information relating to your account and shall notify us immediately of any known or suspected unauthorised use of your account or breach of security, including loss, theft or unauthorised disclosure of your password or other security information.

2.5

You shall observe the procedures which we may from time to time prescribe and shall make no use of the Server which is detrimental to our other customers.

2.5.1

You shall strive to make proper use of optimisation utilities to reduce unecessary workload on our servers including file compression and image file-size reduction.

2.5.2

Streaming media, chatroom facilities and other high bandwidth technologies may be deemed to be detrimental to other customers.

2.5.3

In the event that these precautions are not observed we may, at our discretion reduce your monthly bandwidth so as to ensure even relative distribution to other users without prior warning; advise you to correct any infringements and or freeze your account until you are operating within our recommendations; terminate your account without prior notice and without any liability for losses as indicated elsewhere in this Agreement.

2.6

You shall procure that all mail is sent in accordance with applicable legislation (including data protection legislation) and in a secure manner.

2.7

In the case of an individual User, you warrant that you are at least 18 years of age and if the User is a company, you warrant that the Services will not be used by anyone under the age of 18 years. Any access to other networks connected to 3L1T3 Limited must comply with the rules appropriate for those other networks.

2.8

While we will use every reasonable endeavor to ensure the integrity and security of the Server, we do not guarantee that the Server will be free from unauthorised users or hackers and we shall be under no liability for non-receipt or misrouting of email or for any other failure of email.

2.9

No more than one log-in session under any one account may be used at any time by you. If you have multiple accounts, you are limited to one login session per system account at any time.


3.


Resellers

3.1

3L1T3 Limited do not offer reselling contracts.

3.2

You may not resell, rent or transfer ownership of any services obtained from 3L1T3 Limited to any third parties or else 3L1T3 Limited may discontinue your services with immediate effect and without refund.


4.


Service Availability

4.1

We shall use our reasonable endeavours to make available to you at all times the Server and the Services but we shall not, in any event, be liable for interruptions of Service or down-time of the Server.

4.2

We shall have the right to suspend the Services at any time and for any reason, generally without notice, but if such suspension lasts or is to last for more than 7 days you will be notified of the reason.

4.3

The Services provided to you hereunder and your account with us cannot be transferred or used by anyone other than you. No more than one log-in session under any one account may be used at any time by you. If you have multiple accounts, you are limited to one login session per system account at any time; user programs may be run only during log-in sessions. If your account is found to have been transferred to another party, or shows other activity in breach of this sub-clause, we shall have the right to cancel the account and terminate the Services and/or this Agreement immediately.


5.


Payment

5.1

All charges payable by you for the Services shall be in accordance with the scale of charges and rates published from time to time by us on our web site and shall be due and payable in advance of provision of the Services

5.2

We reserve the right to change pricing at any time although all pricing is guaranteed for the period of pre payment.

5.3

Payment is due each anniversary month, quarter or year following the date the Services were established until closure notice is given in accordance with 6.4. If you choose to pay by credit or debit card you authorise 3L1T3 Limited to debit your account renewal fees from your card.

5.4

All payments must be in UK Pounds Sterling.

5.5

If your cheque is returned by the bank as unpaid for any reason, you will be liable for a "returned cheque" charge of 25 (ex VAT).

5.6

Without prejudice to our other rights and remedies under this Agreement, if any sum payable is not paid on or before the due date, we shall be entitled forthwith to suspend the provision of Services to you.


6.


Termination

6.1

We shall be entitled to suspend the Services and/or terminate this Agreement forthwith without notice to you If you:

6.1.1

fail to pay any sums due to us as they fall due.

6.1.2

break any of these terms and conditions.

6.1.3

are a company and you go into insolvent liquidation or suffer the appointment of an administrator or administrative receiver or enter into a voluntary arrangement with your creditors.

6.2

No refunds will be made under any circumstances for Services suspended in accordance with 6.1.

6.3

We reserve the right to suspend the Services and/or terminate this Agreement at any time. In the event of this You will be entitled to a pro rata refund based upon the remaining period of prepayment.

6.4

You may cancel the Services at any time. To do so you must request cancellation of the Services in writing including your account username and password. We will cancel the Services within 2 working days of receipt of your request.

6.5

During the first 7 days of Services, You are entitled to a refund of the basic hosting plan rental fee should You decide to cancel the Services. No full refunds or pro rata refunds will be made after the first 7 days of service should You decide to cancel the Services.

6.5.1

Domain name registration fees, charges for additional data transfer and charges for optional extras added to your account are not refundable on this basis.

6.5.2

You will not be entitled to a refund on this basis if you have previously held an account with 3L1T3 Limited

6.6

Where payment has been made by credit or debit card, any refund will only be issued to the same credit or debit card.

6.7

On termination of this Agreement or suspension of the Services we shall be entitled immediately to stop access to your Web Site and to remove all data located on the Server.


7.


Indemnity

7.1

You shall indemnify us and keep us indemnified and hold us harmless from and against any breach by you of these terms of business and any claim brought against us by a third party resulting from the provision of Services by us to you and your use of the Services and the Server including, without limitation, all claims, actions, proceedings, losses, liabilities, damages, costs, expenses (including reasonable legal costs and expenses), howsoever suffered or incurred by us in consequences of your breach or non-observance of this Agreement.


8.


Limitation Of Liability

8.1

All conditions, terms, representations and warranties relating to the Services supplied under this Agreement, whether imposed by statute or operation of law or otherwise, that are not expressly stated in these terms and conditions including, without limitation, the implied warranty of satisfactory quality and fitness for a particular purpose are hereby excluded, subject always to subclause 8.2.

8.2

Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude our liability for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence.

8.3

Our total aggregate liability to you for any claim in contract, tort, negligence or otherwise arising out of or in connection with the provision of the Services shall be limited to the charges paid by you in respect of the Services which are the subject of any such claim.

8.4

In any event no claim shall be brought unless you have notified us of the claim within one year of it arising.

8.5

In no event shall we be liable to you for any loss of business, contracts, profits or anticipated savings or for any other indirect or consequential or economic loss whatsoever.


9.


Notices

9.1

Any notice to be given by either party to the other may be sent by either email, fax or recorded delivery to the address of the other party as appearing in this Agreement or ancillary application forms or such other address as such party may from time to time have communicated to the other in writing, and if sent by email shall unless the contrary is proved be deemed to be received on the day it was sent or if sent by fax shall be deemed to be served on receipt of an error free transmission report, or if sent by recorded delivery shall be deemed to be served two days following the date of posting.


10.


Law

10.1

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law and you hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.


11.


Headings

11.1

Headings are included in this Agreement for convenience only and shall not affect the construction or interpretation of this Agreement.


12.


Entire Agreement

12.1

These terms and conditions together with any documents expressly referred to in them, contain the entire Agreement between us relating to the subject matter covered and supersede any previous Agreements, arrangements, undertakings or proposals, written or oral: between us in relation to such matters. No oral explanation or oral information given by any party shall alter the interpretation of these terms and conditions. In agreeing to these terms and conditions, you have not relied on any representation other than those expressly stated in these terms and conditions and you agree that you shall have no remedy in respect of any misrepresentation, which has not been made expressly in this Agreement.


Overall

1.

Entire Terms and Conditions

1.1

These terms and conditions together with any documents expressly referred to in them, contain the entire Agreement between us relating to the subject matter covered and supersede any previous Agreements, arrangements, undertakings or proposals, written or oral: between us in relation to such matters. No oral explanation or oral information given by any party shall alter the interpretation of these terms and conditions. In agreeing to these terms and conditions, you have not relied on any representation other than those expressly stated in these terms and conditions and you agree that you shall have no remedy in respect of any misrepresentation, which has not been made expressly in this Agreement.

1.2

By using this site, our services, or any other 3L1T3 Limited connected facilities, auctions, events or opportunities, you are agreeing, unconditionally and without prejudice, to all our Terms and Conditions in addition to extra conditions specified by 3L1T3 Limited expressly or implied where applicable.

1.21

Extra conditions included in this website are in conjunction with, but not exclusive to, the use of the online shopping cart facility.

1.3

If any terms are found to be unlawful, they shall not affect the validity of the remainder.