Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to Zero Point State. This privacy statement provides information about the personal information that Zero Point State collects, and the ways in which Zero Point State uses that personal information.

Personal information collection
Zero Point State may collect and use the following kinds of personal information:

information about your use of this website;
information that you provide using for the purpose of registering with the website;
information about transactions carried out over this website;
information that you provide for the purpose of subscribing to the website services;
and any other information that you send to Zero Point State.

Using personal information
Zero Point State may use your personal information to:

administer this website;
personalise the website for you;
enable your access to and use of the website services;
publish information about you on the website;
send to you products that you purchase;
supply to you services that you purchase;
send to you statements and invoices;
collect payments from you;
and send you marketing communications.

Where Zero Point State discloses your personal information to its agents or sub-contractors for these purposes, the agent or sub-contractor in question will be obligated to use that personal information in accordance with the terms of this privacy statement.
In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere above, Zero Point State may disclose your personal information to the extent that it is required to do so by law, in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and in order to establish, exercise or defend its legal rights.

Securing your data
Zero Point State will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
Zero Point State will store all the personal information you provide on its secure servers.
Information relating to electronic transactions entered into via this website will be protected by encryption technology.

Cross-border data transfers
Information that Zero Point State collects may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which Zero Point State operates to enable the use of the information in accordance with this privacy policy.
In addition, personal information that you submit for publication on the website will be published on the internet and may be available around the world.
You agree to such cross-border transfers of personal information.

Updating this statement
Zero Point State may update this privacy policy by posting a new version on this website.
You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are familiar with any changes.

Other websites
This website contains links to other websites.
Zero Point State is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third party.

Email privacy policy
We have created this email privacy policy to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy and the protection of your information.

Why did you receive an email from us?
If you received a mailing from us, (a) your email address is either listed with us as someone who has expressly shared this address for the purpose of receiving information in the future (“opt-in”), or (b) you have registered or purchased or otherwise have an existing relationship with us. We respect your time and attention by controlling the frequency of our mailings.

How we protect your privacy
We use security measures to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of data used by our system.

Sharing and Usage
We will never share, sell, or rent individual personal information with anyone without your advance permission or unless ordered by a court of law. Information submitted to us is only available to employees managing this information for purposes of contacting you or sending you emails based on your request for information and to contracted service providers for purposes of providing services relating to our communications with you.

RETURNS POLICY

We firmly standby the quality of the digital products purchased directly from this site Zero Point State & Martyn Haskins, if for any reason you are unhappy with your purchase, we will grant a full refund if we receive your request within 30 days of the date of purchase. To request a refund, please contact us.

COOKIE POLICY

About Cookies
This website uses cookies. By using this website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to Zero Point State’s use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.
Cookies are files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.
The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.
There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

Cookies on Our Website
Zero Point State uses the following cookies on this website, for the following purposes:

Session Cookies: Can be used by the server to store user page activity information, so users can return to the server’s pages at the point they’d reached very much like a bookmark within the site. Also cookies on this site are used within the purchasing process to allow the shopping cart to fully function.

Persistent or Tracking Cookies: Are used for storing user preferences. This website allows the user to customise how information is presented through the site themes to themselves. The users configuration makes the site easier to navigate and let the user customise their own user experience. Tracking Cookies are also used by Google Analytics as explained in full below under the heading Google Cookies…

Google Cookies
Zero Point State uses Google Analytics to analyse the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store and use this information. Google’s privacy policy is available at: http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html

Zero Point State publishes Google Adsense interest-based advertisements on this website. These are tailored by Google to reflect your interests. To determine your interests, Google will track your behaviour across the web using cookies. You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser using Google’s Ads Preference Manager, available at: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/. You can opt-out of the Adsense partner network cookie at: http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html. However, this opt-out mechanism uses a cookie, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained. To ensure that an opt-out is maintained in respect of a particular browser, you should use the Google browser plug-in available at: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/plugin.

Other Third Party Cookies
Other third party ad servers or ad networks may also use cookies to track users activities on this website to measure advertisement effectiveness and other reasons that will be provided in their own privacy policies, Zero Point State has no access or control over these cookies that may be used by third party advertisers.

Refusing Cookies
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.
In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.
In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.
Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.

LINKING POLICY

Status of linking policy
Zero Point State welcomes links to this website made in accordance with the terms of this linking policy.
This linking policy is intended to assist you when linking to this website. OR By using this website you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this linking policy.

Links to this website
Links pointing to this website should not be misleading.
Appropriate link text should be always be used.
From time to time the URL structure of this website may be updated, and unless Zero Point State agrees in writing otherwise, all links should point to www.zeropointstate.com.
You must not use the Zero Point State logo to link to this website (or otherwise) without Zero Point State’s express written permission.
You must not link to this website using any inline linking technique.
You must not frame the content of this website or use any similar technology in relation to the content of this website.

Links from this website
This website includes links to other websites owned and operated by third parties. These links are not endorsements or recommendations.
Zero Point State has no control over the contents of third party websites, and Zero Point State accepts no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Removal of links
You agree that, should Zero Point State request the deletion of a link to our website that is within your control, you will delete the link promptly.
If you would like Zero Point State to remove a link to your website that is included on this website, please contact Zero Point State using the contact details below. Note that unless you have a legal right to demand removal, such removal will be at our discretion.

Changes to this linking policy
Zero Point State may amend this linking policy at any time by publishing a new version on this website.

ANTI-SPAM POLICY

What is spam?
In the context of electronic messaging, spam refers to unsolicited, bulk or indiscriminate messages, typically sent for a commercial purpose.
Zero Point State has a zero-tolerance spam policy.

Automated spam filtering
Zero Point State’s messaging systems automatically scan all incoming email [and other] messages, and filter-out messages that appear to be spam.

Problems with spam filtering
No message filtering system is 100% accurate, and from time to time legitimate messages will be filtered-out by Zero Point State’s systems.
If you believe this has happened to a message you have sent, please advise the message recipient by another means.
You can reduce the risk of a message being caught by the spam filters by sending the message in plain text (i.e. no HTML), removing any attachments, and ensuring that your messages are scanned for malware before dispatch.

User spam
Zero Point State provides a facility that enables users to send [email messages / private messages] to others. Users must not use this facility to send unsolicited, bulk or indiscriminate messages, whether or not for a commercial purposes. Full terms and conditions concerning the use of the facility are set out in further detail within this document.

Receipt of unwanted messages from Zero Point State
In the unlikely event that you receive any message from Zero Point State or sent using Zero Point State’s systems that may be considered to be spam, please contact Zero Point State using the details below and the matter will be investigated.

Changes to this anti-spam policy
Zero Point State may amend this anti-spam policy at any time by publishing a new version on this website.

WEBSITE TERMS & CONDITIONS

Introduction
These terms and conditions govern your use of this website; by using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full.  If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website.

You must be at least 18 years of age to use this website. By using this website and by agreeing to these terms and conditions you warrant and represent that you are at least 18 years of age.
This website uses cookies. By using this website and agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to our Zero Point State’s use of cookies in accordance with the terms of Zero Point State’s privacy policy / cookies policy.

License to use website
Unless otherwise stated, Zero Point State and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website. Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.
You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages or OTHER CONTENT from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.

You must not:
republish material from this website (including republication on another website);
sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
show any material from the website in public;
reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial purpose;
edit or otherwise modify any material on the website; or
re-distribute material from this website except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution.

Where content is specifically made available for redistribution, it may only be redistributed within your organisation.

Acceptable use
You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
You must not use this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without  imitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this website without Zero Point State express written consent.
You must not use this website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.
You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing without Zero Point State express written consent.

Restricted access
Access to certain areas of this website is restricted. Zero Point State reserves the right to restrict access to other areas of this website, or indeed this entire website, at Zero Point State’s discretion.
If Zero Point State provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential.
Zero Point State may disable your user ID and password in Zero Point State sole discretion without notice or explanation.

User content
In these terms and conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website, for whatever purpose.
You grant to Zero Point State a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media. You also grant to Zero Point State the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.
Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or Zero Point State or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).
You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.
Zero Point State reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on Zero Point State servers, or hosted or published upon this website.
Notwithstanding Zero Point State rights under these terms and conditions in relation to user content, Zero Point State does not undertake to monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on, this website.

No warranties
This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. Zero Point State makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website.
Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, Zero Point State does not warrant that:

this website will be constantly available, or available at all;
or the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.

Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind with regards to legal, financial or medical matters. If you require advice in relation to any legal, financial or medical matters you should consult an appropriate professional.

Limitations of liability
Zero Point State will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website:

to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;
for any indirect, special or consequential loss;
or for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.

These limitations of liability apply even if Zero Point State has been expressly advised of the potential loss.

Exceptions
Nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit Zero Point State liability in respect of any:

death or personal injury caused by Zero Point State negligence;
fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of Zero Point State;
or matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for Zero Point State to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.

Reasonableness
By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable.
If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.

Other parties
You accept that, as a limited liability entity, Zero Point State has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against Zero Point State officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website.
Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect Zero Point State officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as Zero Point State.

Unenforceable provisions
If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

Indemnity
You hereby indemnify Zero Point State and undertake to keep Zero Point State indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by Zero Point State to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of Zero Point State legal advisers) incurred or suffered by Zero Point State arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions.

Breaches of these terms and conditions
Without prejudice to Zero Point State other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, Zero Point State may take such action as Zero Point State deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.

Variation
Zero Point State may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time. Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

Assignment
Zero Point State may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with Zero Point State rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent.
You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

Severability
If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

Entire agreement
These terms and conditions, together with DOCUMENTS, constitute the entire agreement between you and Zero Point State in relation to your use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.

Law and jurisdiction
These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with GOVERNING LAW, and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the non- exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

COPYRIGHT NOTICE
Copyright © 2010-2013 Zero Point State

Ownership of copyright
The copyright in this website and the material on this website (including without limitation the text, computer code, artwork, photographs, images, music, audio material, video material and audio-visual material on this website) is owned by Zero Point State [and its licensors].

Copyright license
Zero Point State grants to you a worldwide non-exclusive royalty-free revocable license to:

view this website and the material on this website on a computer or mobile device via a web browser;
copy and store this website and the material on this website in your web browser cache memory;
and print pages from this website for your own [personal and non-commercial] use.

Zero Point State does not grant you any other rights in relation to this website or the material on this website.   In other words, all other rights are reserved.

For the avoidance of doubt, you must not adapt, edit, change, transform, publish, republish, distribute, redistribute, broadcast, rebroadcast or show or play in public this website or the material on this website (in any form or media) without Zero Point State’s prior written permission.

Data mining
The automated and/or systematic collection of data from this website is prohibited.

Permissions
You may request permission to use the copyright materials on this website by writing to martyn [at] zeropointstate.com or 60 North Street, Rushden, Northamptonshire NN10 6BU.

Enforcement of copyright
Zero Point State takes the protection of its copyright very seriously.
If Zero Point State discovers that you have used its copyright materials in contravention of the license above, Zero Point State may bring legal proceedings against you seeking monetary damages and an injunction to stop you using those materials.  You could also be ordered to pay legal costs.
If you become aware of any use of Zero Point State’s copyright materials that contravenes or may contravene the license above, please report this by email to martyn [at] zeropointstate.com or by post to 60 North Street, Rushden, Northamptonshire NN10 6BU.

Infringing material
If you become aware of any material on the website that you believe infringes your or any other person’s copyright, please report this by email to martyn [at] zeropointstate.com or by post to 60 North Street, Rushden, Northamptonshire NN10 6BU.

Contact Zero Point State
If you have any questions about this privacy policy or Zero Point State’s treatment of your personal information, please write:

by email to martyn [at] zeropointstate.com or
by post to Martyn Haskins, 60 North Street, Rushden, Northamptonshire NN10 6BU

Credit
Some parts of this document were created using a Contractology template available at http://www.freenetlaw.com/

Last updated Wed, 11 Apr 2013 19:41

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