Terms & conditions

This site is operated by JT International SA. By using this website you accept Terms and Conditions set forth below. If you do not agree with these policies, discontinue using this site immediately. These terms and conditions are applicable for the use of the www.thefutureofbrands.com website.

Acceptance of the terms

Our website is accessible worldwide to anyone with internet access. Access to and use of our site are subject to these terms and conditions. BY USING AND ACCESSING OUR WEBSITE, YOU ACCEPT, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. We reserve the right to change these terms and conditions at any time. Change of these terms and conditions will occur by a posting of a new and modified version of these terms and conditions on our website. By using our website you agree in advance that each use will be subject to the then applicable terms and conditions.

Purpose of the site

This site is operated for the purpose of providing information about the trends in global regulatory environment and the risk of excessive regulation.

Ownership of materials, Copyright and Trademark Notice

All materials used and displayed on our website, including text, software, photographs, graphics, illustrations and artwork, video, music and sound, names, logos and trademarks are the property of, or are license to, JT International S.A. (JTI) and are protected by copyright, trademark and other laws. The site may also include trademarks of third parties. These trademarks are the property of their respective owners, and you agree not to use or display them in any manner without the prior written permission of the applicable trademark owner. You are authorized to download the material on our website solely for your personal, non-commercial use, but you may not in doing so remove or amend any trademark, copyright or other proprietary notice. You agree not to modify, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, disseminate, sell, publish, broadcast or circulate any such material without the written permission of JTI. You may not make any of the materials on our website available as part of another website by hyperlinking, framing or any other means. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Links

JTI does not review or monitor the material contained on websites that may be linked to our site and is not responsible for the content of any such linked websites. Your linking to such websites is at your own risk.

Privacy

The use of the Website is governed by the Privacy Policy for the thefutureofbrands.com website.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

OUR WEB SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF TITLE, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. JTI IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY FACT, OPINION, ADVICE OR STATEMENT ON OUR WEB SITE. ALL ARTICLES AND MATERIALS DISPLAYED ON OUR WEB SITE ARE FOR INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY AND ARE NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR SPECIFIC ADVICE.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOUR USE OF OUR WEB SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. NEITHER JTI, ITS PARENT COMPANY, JAPAN TOBACCO INC. (JT) OR ANY OF THEIR SUBSIDIARIES, DIVISIONS, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES OR LICENSEES SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY LOSS OR INJURY OR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR SIMILAR DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF, OR YOUR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE, OUR WEB SITE OR THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE OR ARISING OUT OF ANY ACTION TAKEN IN RESPONSE TO, OR AS A RESULT OF, ANY INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE. YOU HEREBY WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AGAINST JTI, JT AND THEIR SUBSIDIARIES, DIVISIONS, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES AND LICENSEES ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF OUR WEB SITE AND THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE THEREON.

Severability

Should any part of these terms and conditions be declared invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, this will not affect the validity of any remaining portion of these terms and conditions and such remaining portion will remain in full force and effect.

Dispute resolution

These terms and conditions and any disputes arising out of or related to our web site are governed by, and construed and enforced in accordance with, the laws of Switzerland. The courts and tribunals of the canton of Geneva, Switzerland, have exclusive jurisdiction.