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Acceptance of terms of use
Your access to and use of the HWI Limited ("us", "we", or "our") Site ("Site") is subject to the following terms and conditions ("Terms"). By using the Site you represent that you have read, understood and accepted these Terms and agree to be bound by them. From time to time, we may update or revise these Terms without notice. Please check these Terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of any changes to the Terms indicates your acceptance of those changes.

User name and password
We have issued you or your organisation with one or more usernames and initial passwords for the Site. You and your organisation must keep each password confidential and not disclose it to anyone who is not expressly authorised by you to use it to access the Site and the materials on it.

You agree to:

effect and maintain security measures to prevent:

(i) unauthorised persons from gaining access to, or using, the Site using your username or password; (ii) any other interference with the Site (such access, use, or interference referred to as "Unauthorised Use"); and (iii) any loss or damage arising from Unauthorised Use;

notify us immediately you become aware of any Unauthorised Use and, at your cost, take any action which is necessary or which we may require to prevent any further Unauthorised Use occurring and make good any damage arising from any Unauthorised Use: and

advise us promptly of any unauthorised disclosure of any username or password or Unauthorised Use.

Information and advice
This Site may contain accounting, taxation, business or financial information and advice, which has been produced as a result of the relationship between us and you or your organisation. All information and advice on the Site is subject to all conditions, whether express or implied, which applied upon its initial provision to you. If you require additional information or advice on a matter, please contact your usual advisor at HWI Limited.

While we endeavour to keep information on the Site, including that provided by you or on your behalf, secure and confidential, we will not be responsible for any breach of security caused by third parties, and we do not represent that the Site is completely secure.

This Site may not be continuously available for reasons that may include maintenance or repair. We will not be responsible for any consequences arising from the non-availability of the Site.

Disclaimer concerning information and materials
Your use of the Site is at your own risk. While we have endeavoured to ensure that the content and material on Site is free from error, we do not warrant its accuracy, adequacy or completeness or that it is suitable for your intended use, or that the Site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. To the fullest extent permissible by law, HWI Limited disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including all guarantees under the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993.

Exclusion and limitation of liability
Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, shall we be liable for reliance by you or any other person on any content or material on the Site and we shall not be liable to any person for any direct, incidental, special, consequential, indirect or punitive damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the content or materials on the Site or the content or materials on any sites linked to this Site, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.

There may be situations in which you have a right to claim damages or payment from us in relation to your access to, and use of, this Site. Except as otherwise specifically provided in this paragraph, whatever the legal basis for your claim, our aggregate and cumulative liability for direct and proven damages shall be limited to $1000.

Unauthorised access
The Site contains confidential information intended for your access and use and for the access of use of your authorised representatives. Any other persons accessing the site are notified that any use, disclosure, dissemination, copying, distribution or any action taken or omitted to be taken in reliance on the material in the Site is prohibited and may be unlawful.

New Zealand Law
New Zealand law governs the use of the Site.

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