Read these terms and conditions of use carefully before using www.octopusstudios.com (this "Website")

Your use of this Website constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set forth in this notice, the copyright statement, and your acceptance of the privacy policy (collectively, "Terms of Use") If you do not accept these terms of use, you may not use this Website.

At any time Octopus Studios reserves the right to modify, alter, update, or remove portions of these Terms of Use, so please check them from time to time as your continued use of the Website signifies your acceptance of any changed terms. If you are dissatisfied with these Terms of Use, you may not use this Website.

All Website design, text, code, graphics, and interfaces, and the selection and arrangements thereof, on the Website are the property of Octopus Studios, and are protected by international copyright law and the Berne Convention. These materials may not be reproduced, modified, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of Octopus Studios. However, you may electronically copy and print single copies of material from the Website for personal, non-commercial use only. You may not alter or remove any trademark, copyright or other notice from such copies. Octopus Studios reserves the right to revoke such authorisation at any time, and any such use shall be discontinued immediately upon notice from Octopus Studios.

The "Octopus Studios" and "Silverfish Aquarium " logos are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Octopus Studios and are protected internationally. They may not be used in connection with any product or service other than those offered by Octopus Studios, or in any manner that is likely to cause confusion, or that disparages or discredits Octopus Studios.

Material published on this Website are provided "as is" and Octopus Studios expressly disclaims all warranties, whether express, implied or statutory, as to the accuracy, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or completeness of the information provided herein. Octopus Studios shall not be liable for any damages or injury resulting from your access to, or inability to access, this Website, or from your reliance on any information provided at this Website.

Under no circumstances will Octopus Studios be liable for any special, indirect, incidental, exemplary or consequential damages of any kind or nature whatsoever, whether based on contract, warranty, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising out of or in any way related to the use of or reliance on the information presented on this Website, even if Octopus Studios has been advised on the possibility of such damage or if such damage could have been reasonably foreseen. Responsibility for protection and backup of data and/or equipment used in connection with this Website lies totally with you and you will refrain from making claims against Octopus Studios based on the use of material of this website including, but not limited to, claims regarding lost data, incorrect output, delays and/or lost profits.

This Website may include links or references to other sites. Inclusion of any such link or references does not imply that Octopus Studios endorses the linked site. Octopus Studios does not control the linked sites and accepts no responsibility for the contents of any such linked site (including, but not limited to, links contained on any linked site), or any changes or updates to such sites, or any transmission received from such sites. Any links to other sites are provided merely as a convenience to the users of this Internet site.

You may link to the Octopus Studios home page, but are not authorized to link to any other page on the Octopus Studios Website without the prior express written consent of Octopus Studios provided that Octopus Studios reserves the right to withdraw this consent at any time at its discretion. You may not use any of Octopus Studios’ proprietary logos, marks, or other distinctive graphics, or video in your links. You may not link in any manner reasonably likely to: imply affiliation with or endorsement or sponsorship by Octopus Studios; cause confusion, mistake, or deception; dilute Octopus Studios’ trademarks, service marks or trade names; or otherwise violate applicable law.

Reference to any product, process, publication, service, or offering of any third party by trade name, trademark, manufacturer or otherwise does not necessarily constitute or imply the endorsement or recommendation of such by Octopus Studios.

Access to this Web Site may be monitored. The requesting URLs, the machine originating the request, and the time of the request may be logged for access statistics and security purposes. Use of this Web Site constitutes consent to such monitoring.

We recognise the importance of your privacy and any information you choose to provide to Octopus Studios is used to enable us to send you further information about products in which you have registered an interest. By providing your information you consent to us processing it for the purposes outlined above. We will not pass it on to any third party.

Should any user of this Website send any feedback or data, such as ideas, comments, suggestions or questions regarding any Octopus Studios product or service or the content of this Website, such information shall be deemed to be non-confidential, and Octopus Studios shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute the information to others without limitation. Further, Octopus Studios shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing, manufacturing and marketing products incorporating such ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques.

These Terms of Use shall remain in affect until terminated by Octopus Studios. Octopus Studios may terminate the Terms of Use, or suspend your access to all or part of the Website, without notice, for any conduct that Octopus Studios, in its sole discretion, believe is disruptive or is in violation of any applicable law or these Terms of Use. In the event of any such termination, the provisions regarding disclaimers, limitations of liabilities, submissions and intellectual property rights set forth in these Terms of Use shall remain in affect.

The delay or failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. The individual exercise of any right shall neither impede its exercise in a later time nor exclude of any other rights.

If any provision of these Terms of Use shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

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