Website terms and conditions
The following terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) apply to your use of the Alcohol&Me website (“Website”). By accessing and using the Website, you agree to be bound by the following Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to the Terms and Conditions, please immediately stop accessing and using the Website.
Throughout the Website, the terms “we”, “us”, “our” and “Lion” refer to Lion – Beer, Spirits & Wine (NZ) Limited and any of our affiliated companies.
About the Website
The Website is an online learning programme designed to help you understand alcohol, and how you can manage your drinking so every occasion stays safe and social.
The information provided on the Website is for educational and informational purposes only. It is not intended as a substitute for, nor does it replace, independent professional advice or judgment from a medical practitioner or specialist.
If you are worried about your drinking, or someone else’s, or if you have any questions concerning your ability to consume alcohol safely and sociably, please consult your medical practitioner or talk to the friendly folk at the other end of the Alcohol and Drug Helpline 0800 787 797.
In order to use the Website you need to tell us your name and email address.
We will use this information to track your progress on the Website, i.e. to see whether you have completed all of the training modules, and to send you a friendly email reminder to re-visit the Website if you have not completed all of the training modules. We may also send you emails from time to time with tips and advice on how to stay safe and social when you’re drinking. We may share your name and email address with our related entities and agencies for those purposes.
We do not collect any other personal information about you on the Website. Any answers that you provide to questions on the Website are treated anonymously and are not collected by us.
Cookies are data files stored on your device after you access certain websites. Cookies are anonymous as they only give us details of your IP address, device platform (e.g. Windows, Mac OS, iOS or Android), browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Safari, Chrome or other, plus the version of browser) and domain (whether you are accessing the Website from New Zealand or elsewhere). We may use information generated by cookies to identify you if you return to the Website, so that certain information already provided by you to the Website is not required to be provided again. We may also use information generated by cookies to track traffic patterns to and from the Website to improve our services. You can choose to disable cookies by turning them off in your web browser settings and/or deleting them from your hard drive. You do not need to have cookies turned on to use the Website, but some services, features or functions of the Website may not function properly if the cookies are turned off.
We are happy to provide you with access to any personal information that we hold about you. To ask for access and/or correction of your personal information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accuracy, Completeness and Timeliness of Information
We take reasonable care to ensure the accuracy of the information provided on the Website. Notwithstanding that, we do not warrant, and do not accept legal liability or responsibility for, the accuracy, correctness, reliability, currency, completeness or fitness for purpose of any of the calculations, advice, recommendations, statistics, or any other information contained on the Website. Any reliance upon the material on the Website shall be at your own risk. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor any changes to the material and the information contained on the Website.
Intellectual Property Rights
Unless otherwise indicated, all copyright and other intellectual property rights in all information, data, text, graphics, images, logos, icons, sound recordings, animations, videos, trade marks and other materials on the Website are the property of Lion or are included with the permission of the relevant owner.
Except as expressly prohibited in relation to particular content, we grant you a limited, revocable and non-transferable licence to access, view, use and print the Website solely for your personal, non-commercial purposes. This is only to be done on the proviso that you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. Subject to applicable law, we may revoke these rights granted to you at any time.
You must not use any trade marks or logos which appear or are used on the Website, nor do anything to prejudice the rights of the owner or licensee of such trade marks or logos. Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting any licence or right to use any trade mark displayed on the Website. Your use/misuse of the trade marks displayed on the Website, or of any other content on the Website, except as provided for in these Terms and Conditions, is strictly prohibited.
You must not incorporate any part of the Website, or any reproduction or modification of any part of the Website, in any other work, publication or website without our prior written consent. No part of the Website, or reproduction or modification, of any part of the Website may be sold or distributed for commercial gain.
You must not create a link to any part of the Website, other than solely for your own personal/domestic, informational or non-commercial purposes, without our prior written consent.
Lion reserves all its rights to enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.
Links to other websites
The Website may contain links to third party websites (“Linked Websites”). We make no representations and accept no responsibility for the content, accuracy, functions or privacy practices of any Linked Websites. The inclusion of any link to a Linked Website should not be construed as an endorsement by Lion. We highly recommend that you make yourself aware of, and carefully read, the legal and privacy notices of all other websites that you visit.
If the Website contains third party advertisements (such as banner ads or referral buttons) which contain embedded links to other sites where goods or services are advertised, the placement of such advertisements on the Website does not constitute the recommendation or endorsement by us of any goods or services advertised by the third party. The third party advertiser is solely responsible to you for any representations or offers made by it, and for any goods or services which you agree to purchase or acquire from those third parties.
Warranties and Disclaimers
Your use of the Website is exclusively at your own risk.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Website is provided to you on an "as is" and "as available" basis and, consequently, Lion gives no warranties of any kind, whether express, implied, statutory or otherwise (including the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose) including warranties or representations that material on the Website will be complete, accurate, reliable, timely, non-infringing to third parties; that access to the Website will be un-interrupted or error-free; that the Website will be secure; that any advice or opinion obtained from Lion through the Website is accurate or to be relied upon and any representations or warranties are expressly disclaimed.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, we, including any of our subsidiary companies and each of our respective officers, employees, agents or contractors, will not be liable or accept any responsibility whatsoever for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages, costs, losses, claims, expenses or liabilities whatsoever arising out of or relating to:
- your access to, use of, inability to use, or change in, the content of the Website; or
- your access to, use of, inability to use, or change in, the content of any Linked Website; or
- any actions we take or fail to take as a result of any electronic correspondence or messages you send us; or
- your reliance upon information provided on the Website.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, Lion does not accept any responsibility to maintain the material and services made available on the Website or to supply any related corrections, updates, or releases in connection therewith. Any material on the Website is subject to change without notice.
Further, Lion shall, to the maximum extent permitted by law, have no liability or any responsibility whatsoever for any loss suffered or caused (whether negligently or otherwise) by viruses that may infect your computer equipment or other property by reason of your use of, access to or downloading of any material from the Website. If you choose to download material from the Website you do so at your own risk.
Certain legislation may imply warranties, terms or conditions which cannot be excluded, restricted or modified. If those statutory provisions apply, to the maximum extent to which Lion is entitled to do so, its liability will be limited at its option to (a) in the case of services, the lowest of the cost of supplying the services again and having the services supplied; and (b) in the case of goods, the lowest of the cost of replacing the goods, obtaining equivalent goods or having the goods repaired.
You are prohibited from doing any act that Lion, in its reasonable discretion, may deem to be inappropriate and/or would be deemed to be an unlawful act or is prohibited by any laws, ordinances, rules, regulations, codes and codes of all regulatory bodies applicable to the Website including but not limited to:
- any act that would constitute a breach of either the privacy (including uploading personal information without the concerned individual's consent) or any other of the legal rights of individuals;
- using the Website to defame or libel Lion, its employees or other individuals or acting in such a way that brings into disrepute the good name of Lion;
- uploading files that contain viruses that may cause damage to the property of Lion or the property of other individuals.
We reserve the right to restrict or terminate your access to the Website or any feature of the Website at any time, and we will notify you of this termination where it is practical for us to do so. Any indemnities given by you and limitations on our liability will survive such termination. Any termination of your right to use or access any part of the Website will not affect any rights which have accrued to or have been accrued by either you or us prior to termination.
You and Lion agree that any controversy or claim arising from or pertaining to the use of the Website shall be governed by the laws of New Zealand. You submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New Zealand.
Legal notice update
We reserve the right to make any changes and corrections to this notice. Please refer to this page from time to time to review these and new additional information. We will, where it is practical for us to do so, email you where there are any material changes to these Terms and Conditions.
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is held void, unenforceable or illegal, that provision will be severed, and the rest of these Terms and Conditions will have full force and effect.
If you have any questions, concerns or complaints in relation to the Website or these Terms and Conditions, please email us at email@example.com.
Last updated 1 April 2015