Terms of Access
WEB SITE OPERATOR
This Web Site is operated by or on behalf of Farnell Components (Ireland) Limited,
a company registered in Ireland, (registered number 113903) (referred to as
"Farnell" or, where the context admits, "Us", "We or "Our"). Our registered
office is located at Third Floor, Ulster Bank Group Centre, George's Quay, Dublin 2, IRELAND
Our VAT Registration Number is: IE4808209P
All communications regarding this Web Site should be sent to the address, email
address, fax number, or telephone number (whichever relevant to the subject
matter of the communication) located on the Contact
Us page of Our Web Site.
Please review the Farnell Web Site Terms of Access set out below. The
basis on which You are entitled to access and use this Web Site is governed
by these Terms of Access. Your access to this Web Site indicates that You have
read and understood these Terms of Access and that You agree to be bound by
IMPORTANT: YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND ACCEPT THAT THESE TERMS MAY BE CHANGED FROM
TIME TO TIME WITHOUT NOTICE AND THAT YOU ARE BOUND BY SUCH CHANGES IMMEDIATELY
UPON SUCH CHANGE EACH TIME YOU ENTER THIS WEB SITE. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY
TO VISIT THIS PAGE PERIODICALLY TO VIEW THE THEN CURRENT TERMS OF ACCESS BY
WHICH YOU WILL BE BOUND.
INFORMATION ACCURACY AND AVAILABILITY OF THIS WEB SITE
All information and materials contained on this Web Site have been prepared
solely for the purpose providing general information about Us and the products
and (where relevant) services which We sell. All such information and materials
published on this Web Site are provided in good faith as a convenience to You
and may be used for information purposes only and at all times in accordance
with these Terms of Access.
We endeavour to ensure that the information and materials published on this
Web Site are correct and up to date. However, (to the maximum extent permitted
by law) we make no representations or warranties (express or implied) that the
information or materials published on this Web Site are accurate, comprehensive,
verified or complete. In particular, we make no representations or warranties
(express or implied) concerning the fitness for any particular purpose of any
such information or materials. The information on this Web Site does not constitute
any form of advice and/or recommendation. Farnell does not undertake to
update or correct the information and/or materials contained on this Web Site
but We reserve the right to make improvements and/or changes to (including the
removal of) the products and/or programs described in this information and to
delete and/or move any such information or materials at any time and without
Whilst we try to ensure that this Web Site is normally available 24 hours per
day, we will not be liable if, for any reason, this Web Site is, at any time,
unavailable for any period of time or at all. Access to this Web Site may be
suspended temporarily or permanently without notice.
Information Farnell publishes on this Web Site may contain references
or cross references to Farnell products, programs and services that are
not announced or available in Your country. Such references do not imply that
Farnell intends to announce such products, programs or services in Your
country. We recommend in all cases that You consult Your local Farnell
business contact for information regarding the products, programs and services
which may be available to You.
ACCESS AND USE OF INFORMATION
Your access to this Web Site is strictly limited to viewing, using, downloading
and storing the information contained on this Web Site solely for Your legitimate
personal or internal business use. Any access to this Web Site for any purpose
other than as permitted by these Terms of Access or any access or attempt to
access any or attempt to access other areas of the Farnell computer system
or other information contained on the system for any purposes is strictly prohibited
and may give rise to a claim for damages and/or result in criminal proceedings
being taken against You.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS NOTICE
The information and materials contained in this Web Site are subject to copyright
and/or other intellectual property rights (including, but not limited to, rights
in trade marks, trade secrets and patents) owned by or licensed to Us. All rights
in respect of such information and materials are reserved to Us or to our third
You may download to a local hard disk and/or print individual sections of this
Web Site for personal use and information or for the internal use of your business
only and provided that you retain all copyright, other proprietary notices or
other intellectual property notices contained in the original material on all
downloads and/or copies made. Any file downloads are made at your own risk.
You acknowledge that all proprietary rights in and to such copyright material
and/or materials attracting other intellectual property rights are and shall
remain vested in Us or Our third party licensors and that You shall obtain no
rights in respect of such materials other than as stated above.
The products, technology or processes described in this Web Site may be the
subject of other intellectual property rights reserved by Us or by other third
parties and You shall obtain no rights in respect of such products, technology
You may not reproduce (in whole or in part), modify, decompile, disassemble
or transmit or use for any commercial purpose whatsoever (other than as expressly
stated above) any information and/or materials from this Web Site without Our
express prior written consent.
This Web Site may be linked to or from other Web Sites which are not maintained
by and are independent of Farnell. Links from this Web Site exist for
convenience and information purposes only. Farnell is not responsible
for and has no control over the content of such Web Sites and makes no warranties
or representations whatsoever (express or implied) about any other Web Site
which is linked to or from this Web Site. The inclusion of any link to or from
such Web Sites does not imply endorsement, sponsorship, or recommendation by
Farnell of those Web Sites, their providers, products and/or services.
Hypertext links or other signposting materials to this Web Site contained in
any other Web Site or document are not permitted without Our prior written consent.
By accessing this Web Site, You acknowledge and accept that it is up to You
to take precautions to ensure that whatever information and/or materials contained
on and/or linked to or from this Web Site You select for Your use is free of
such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses and other items of a destructive
SUBMISSIONS TO FARNELL
Farnell does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information
from You through this Web Site. By sending Farnell any material, remarks,
suggestions, ideas, graphics or any other information through this Web Site
(including, without limitation, by using any means of contacting Us displayed
on this Web Site), You grant Farnell an unrestricted, non-exclusive, irrevocable,
royalty free licence to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit and
distribute those materials (as described) and You also agree that Farnell
is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques that you send Us
for any purpose. However, unless We ask your permission or where We notify You
in advance that materials or information submitted by You to a particular part
of the Web Site will be published with Your name on it or otherwise used, or
except where We are required to do so by law, We will not release Your name
or otherwise publicise that You submitted materials or information to Us.
TERMS OF PURCHASE
The Terms of Purchase contain the terms and conditions upon which We may agree
to sell goods and/or services contained on this Web Site to You. Where We enter
into a contract(s) with You for the sale of such goods and/or services to You,
then (in the event of any inconsistency between these Terms of Access and the
Terms of Purchase) those Terms of Purchase shall take precedence.
The information and materials provided on this Web Site are not provided to
and may not be used by any person or entity in any jurisdiction where the provision
or use thereof would be contrary to applicable laws, rules or regulations of
any governmental authority or regulatory or self-regulatory organisation where
We are not authorised to provide such information.
You must be satisfied that You may lawfully access and use this Web Site, read
the pages and/or act upon the information and materials contained within the
pages. We accept no responsibility for unauthorised access or for Your actions
in respect of these matters. For the avoidance of doubt, You acknowledge that
this Web Site is designed and made available for use in the United Kingdom only.
WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH
OF STATUTORY DUTY, RESTRICTION OR OTHERWISE IN RESPECT OF ANY CLAIMS OR ANY
DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION,
LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUES, ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, GOODWILL, DATA, OR BUSINESS
OPPORTUNITIES) OF ANY NATURE AND WHETHER ARISING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM
THE USE OF OR RELIANCE UPON THE INFORMATION AND MATERIALS CONTAINED IN OR AVAILABLE
THROUGH THIS WEB SITE OR OTHERWISE HOWSOEVER ARISING WHETHER OR NOT WE HAVE
BEEN ADVISED OF THE LIKELIHOOD OF SUCH LOSS. FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBT, NOTHING
IN THESE TERMS OF ACCESS EXCLUDES OR LIMITS OUT LIABILITY FOR DEATH OR PERSONAL
INJURY CAUSED BY OUR NEGLIGENCE (INCLUDING OUR EMPLOYEES, SUB-CONTRACTORS OR
AGENTS); FRAUD (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, FRAUDULENT MISREPRESENTATION);
OR, FOR ANY OTHER MATTER WHICH IT WOULD BE ILLEGAL FOR US TO LIMIT OR EXCLUDE
OUR LIABILITY (OR ATTEMPT TO DO SO).
LAW AND JURISDICTION
Any use of this Web Site it shall at all times be governed by Irish law and,
in the event of any dispute, the relevant parties shall irrevocably submit to
the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish Courts.