TERMS AND CONDITIONS

GENERAL
Piako Gourmet Yoghurt (“Piako”, “us”, “we”, or “our”) is owned and operated by Hauraki Dairy Limited (“Hauraki”). Please read the Piako website (“Site”) terms and conditions (“Terms”). Piako may vary these Terms at any time. Using the Site after the Terms have changed means you accept the changed Terms. If you agree to be bound by these Terms you may use the Site, otherwise you should not. By accessing any part of this Site, you shall be deemed to have accepted these Terms in full. The current version of the Terms will be maintained on the Site. Certain provisions of these Terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages of this Site. This Site is operated and controlled from Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited (“Fonterra”) offices in New Zealand. If you use this Site from outside New Zealand, you are responsible for complying with any applicable laws. These Terms will be interpreted in accordance with, and governed by, the laws of New Zealand. You may not create a link from any other website to any part of this Site, other than the homepage, without our express consent. If you link to this Site it is at your own risk. Any rights not expressly granted in these Terms are reserved.

SERVICE ACCESS
While we endeavour to ensure that the Site is normally available 24 hours a day, we shall not be liable if for any reason the Site is unavailable at any time or for any period. Access to the Site may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond our control.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
All intellectual property rights (including, without limitation, copyright and trade mark rights) in all materials displayed or available on this Site belongs to Piako unless otherwise stated. If the owner of any material published on this Site is not Piako, your rights in respect of that material will be as defined by the copyright owner of the material concerned. The Piako brand is used by Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited (“Fonterra”) under licence in respect of the following products Gourmet Yoghurt: Natural, Passionfruit, Mango, Mixed Berry, Vanilla, Lemon Curd, Strawberry Honey, Peach Orange, Blackcurrant Cranberry. Unless otherwise stated, you are permitted to copy text published by Piako on this Site for your own non-commercial use only, provided you retain and display any copyright notice applying to the material. Individual items may have more specific terms and conditions associated with them, in which case those terms and conditions will apply to that item in place of this general permission. Except as set out above, all rights to the Site (including rights in text, graphics, selection, arrangement and overall website design) are reserved and no right or licence is granted or implied under any copyright, patent, trade mark or other intellectual property right of Piako or any other party as a consequence of the publication of any material on this Site. No material from this Site (except for media releases published in the Newsroom) may be reproduced, adapted or distributed, in whole or in part, or on any media without written permission (which includes email) from Piako.

DISCLAIMER
Piako endeavours to ensure that the information on this Site is accurate and current, but does not accept liability for any error or omission. All warranties whether expressed or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained on this Site or in respect of any products or materials referred to on this Site are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law. Links on this Site may lead to other websites and some information on this Site may be provided by third parties. Piako accepts no responsibility for the currency or accuracy of such information. You should verify such information with those third parties directly. While we try very hard to keep information and materials on the Site secure and confidential, we are not responsible for any breach of security which is out of our control. We do not warrant that the Site is completely secure.

USE OF INFORMATION SUPPLIED BY YOU
All product or advertising suggestions or ideas, or other information communicated to Piako through this Site shall be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary to you. All such information will become the exclusive property of Piako for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without notice or compensation to you. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from the Site any material: • that is threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, seditious, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory, menacing, scandalous, inflammatory, blasphemous, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy or which may cause annoyance or inconvenience; or • for which you have not obtained all necessary licences and/or approvals; or • which constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise be contrary to the law of or infringe the rights of any third party, in any country in the world; or • which is technically harmful (including, without limitation, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data). You may not misuse the Site (including, without limitation, by hacking) or do anything to bring Piako, Hauraki, or Fonterra into disrepute.

CONSUMER GUARANTEES ACT
If you are a business using this Site, then you agree that the provisions of the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 will not apply to your use of the Site or your reliance on the Site.

PIAKO’S LIABILITY
In no event will Piako be liable, in contract, tort (including negligence or breach of statutory duty) or otherwise for any: • damages (direct, incidental, special, consequential, indirect or punitive) of any nature whatsoever; • increased costs or expenses; or • loss of profit, business, contracts, revenues or anticipated savings, arising out of or in connection with your use of (or inability to use) this Site, any linked website, or any material contained on them. You agree that if we are held responsible for any damage or loss, Piako’s total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action (whether in tort, including but not limited to negligence, contract, or otherwise) will not exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing this Site.

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