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  • The web user expressly agrees that use of http://www.victoria.edu.hk is at the sole risk of the web user. The content, materials, goods and services are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis.
  • Victoria Educational Organisation expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, warranties of title, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
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  • In no event shall Victoria Education Organization, or any person or entity involved in creating, producing or providing any content, materials, goods and services through http://www.victoria.edu.hk be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages resulting from the use or the inability to use the service, or for the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services, or for said damages resulting from any goods or services purchased or obtained, or messages received or transactions entered into through http://www.victoria.edu.hk, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, use, or data, or any other intangible losses, even if Victoria Educational Organisation has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
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  • Intellectual Property
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  • System Availability
    • We do not guarantee uninterrupted, continued or secure access to the Website. Part or the entire Website may be unexpectedly unavailable for whatever duration and for various reasons that may include system malfunctions and disruption, Internet access downtime and other technical problems beyond our control for which we cannot and shall not be held responsible. You agree that your use of the Website is at your own risk and that you will not hold us responsible for any damage or loss caused by your inability to use the Website for any reason whatsoever. We reserve the right to take any part or all of the Website offline for various reasons including but not limited to system maintenance or upgrading.
    • Please note that communication over the internet may be subject to interruption, transmission blackout, delayed transmission due to internet traffic, or incorrect data transmission due to the public nature of the internet. Victoria cannot assume responsibility for malfunctions in communications facilities not under our control that may affect the accuracy or timeliness of messages you send.
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    • The Website (excluding the linked sites) is hosted by us from our office in Hong Kong. By accessing the Website, you agree that any claim relating to the Website shall be governed by the laws of Hong Kong without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws, provided that we reserve the right to pursue civil or criminal proceedings in any jurisdiction having control over you or your assets. You also agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Hong Kong courts.