Terms of Use

Random House New Zealand maintains this website www.randomhouse.co.nz for your information, education and use. Please feel free to browse the website.

Please read these Notices and Terms & Conditions carefully. By accessing and browsing the website, you agree to accept, without limitation or qualification, the legal notices, anti-spam notice and website terms and conditions stated below, as well as the Random House Privacy Policy.

Legal Notices

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. If you are browsing this website as a non-commercial consumer, you may download material displayed on the website for your non-commercial, personal use only and subject to the website terms and conditions stated below.

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If you are browsing this website as an employee/agent/member of any business or organisation, you may download material displayed on the website only in accordance with the website terms and conditions stated below. This permission is specifically conditioned on your retaining all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials and keeping all such material intact and in the same form as presented on the website. Additionally, you may not distribute or transmit, modify, reuse, republish, frame, upload to a third party, report, or use the contents of the website for public or commercial purposes, including the text, images, audio, and video without Random House's prior written permission.

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Your access to and use of the website is also subject to the website terms and conditions stated below and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing the website, you accept, without limitation or qualification, the website terms and conditions stated below.

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The material on this website resides on a server in New Zealand.

Anti-spam notice

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Publication of electronic addresses on the website is for the purpose of professional communication only and must not be used to infer consent to the receipt of unsolicited commercial electronic messages

Website terms and conditions

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All material on the website is protected by copyright unless otherwise specifically noted and may not be used except as permitted in these website terms and conditions or in the text on the website.

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Your use of the website is at your risk. Random House makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy and, to the extent permitted by law, Random House specifically disclaims any liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content on the website. Neither Random House nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the website is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, or inability to use or access, the website whether due to a breach of contract, breach of warranty, negligence, or otherwise. Except as otherwise stated in the text of a webpage of this website, everything on the website is provided to you "as is" and, to the extent permitted by law, is provided without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.

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To the fullest extent permitted by law, Random House's liability for breach of implied warranties, conditions or undertakings which cannot be excluded is limited, at Random House's option, to: in the case of goods: (i) the replacement of the goods or the supply of equivalent goods; (ii) the repair of such goods; (iii) the payment of the cost of replacing the goods or of acquiring equivalent goods; or (iv) the payment of the cost of having the goods repaired; and in the case of services: (i) the supply of the services again; or (ii) the payment of the cost of having the services supplied again.

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Features and specifications of products and/or services described or depicted on the website, or available for purchase through the website, including, without limitation, prices of products or services displayed on the website and delivery or other charges are subject to change at any time without notice.

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Random House assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in the website or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video, or audio from the website. Random House also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for any interruptions or errors in access to the website or the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, security or reliability of any communications (including, without limitation, any transactions) made through or in relation to the website.

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If you send any communications or materials to the website by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like, all such communications are, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. Anything you transmit or post may be used by Random House or its affiliates for any purpose, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting. Furthermore, by sending or placing any such information, you grant to Random House an irrevocable, perpetual, unrestricted, royalty-free worldwide licence to use, copy, sublicense, modify, redistribute or otherwise deal with such information or materials including, without limitation, any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to the website for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products using such information.

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Materials displayed on the website are either the property of, or used with permission by, Random House. The use of these materials by you, or anyone else authorised by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by these website terms and conditions or specific permission is provided elsewhere on the website. Any unauthorised use of images may violate copyright laws, trade mark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and civil and criminal statutes.

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The website refers to products and/or services that are generally available for purchase in New Zealand but may not be available in your particular country or locality. The reference to any such products or services in this website does not imply or warrant that these products or services will be available at any time in your particular locality. You should therefore check with your local Random House authorised representative for specific product/service availability in your locality.

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Random House is not responsible for the content of any site linked to or from the website. Your linking to any other site is entirely at your own risk. While Random House may provide links on this website to other sites, the inclusion of such links is for your convenience only and should not be interpreted as an endorsement of the owner/sponsor of the site or the content of the site. To the extent permitted by law, Random House disclaims all warranties, express and implied, as to the accuracy, validity, legality or otherwise of any materials or information contained on such sites.

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Random House may at any time revise these terms and conditions by updating this posting. Since you are bound by these terms and conditions, you should periodically visit this page by clicking the “terms of use” link.