Terms & Conditions of Use
By accessing this website (“Site”), you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (the “Terms”). Before using this Site, you should read carefully the Terms and also our Privacy Statement. By accessing this Site, you are indicating that you have read, acknowledged and agree to be bound by the Terms as detailed below. Note by accepting these Terms you also agree to “cookies” being placed on your computer. If you do not agree to the Terms please refrain from using this Site.
The information on this Site (including these Terms) is current at the date of publication but is subject to change without notice. You should review these Terms regularly as your continued use constitutes agreement to all such changes. This Site and its content are the property of Taylor Maritime Investments Limited (the “Company”).
In these Terms:
“content” means all pages, screens, information and materials included in or accessible through this Site.
“you”, “your” and “yours” means you, the person(s) accessing this Site and the party on whose behalf you are doing so.
“we”, “us”, “our” and the “Company” means Taylor Maritime Investments Limited.
These Terms cover your use of this Site.
The information on this Site is for information purposes only. Although the Company has taken all reasonable care to ensure that the information contained within this Site is accurate no representation or warranty (including liability towards third parties), expressed or implied, is made as to its accuracy, reliability or completeness by the Company, its affiliates and third parties that have provided information contained in this Site. Opinions and any other contents expressed on this Site are provided for your personal use and informational purposes only and are subject to change without notice. Nothing contained on this Site constitutes investment, legal, tax or other advice and is not to be relied on in making an investment or other decision. You should obtain relevant and specific professional advice before making any investment decision.
This Site may provide you with access to other websites which may be subject to their own terms and conditions. You should read their terms and conditions carefully before using the website in question.
This Site is intended for those who access it from within the United Kingdom. As a result, we cannot guarantee that the Site, or the information thereon, complies with the local laws or regulations of, or is appropriate for use in, any other jurisdiction from which you access it. If you choose to access this Site from a jurisdiction other than the United Kingdom you do so at your own risk and the Company will not be liable for any breach of local law or regulation that you commit as a result of doing so.
If any part of these Terms is found by any court or other competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable then such part shall be severed from the rest of the Terms which shall continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.
The information, material and content provided in the pages of the Site may be changed at any time. Changes may be made to these Terms at any time without notice by updating this posting. You agree to review the Terms regularly and your continued access to or use of the Site will mean that you agree to any changes.
None of the information contained in this Site constitutes an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy or subscribe for, any shares or other securities to the public.
None of the information contained in this Site constitutes an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy or subscribe for, any shares or other securities in the United States or in any other jurisdiction, nor shall it, or the fact of its distribution, form the basis of, or be relied upon, in connection with or act as an inducement to enter into any contract or commitment therefor.
The Company has not been, and will not be, registered under the United States Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, (the “US Investment Company Act”), and investors will not be entitled to the benefits of the US Investment Company Act. The shares of the Company have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “US Securities Act”), or with any securities regulatory authority of any state or other jurisdiction of the United States and may not be offered, sold, exercised, resold, transferred or delivered, directly or indirectly, in or into the United States or to or for the account or benefit of any US Person (within the meaning of Regulation S under the US Securities Act) except pursuant to an exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the US Securities Act and in compliance with any applicable securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction in the United States. There has been and will be no public offer of the Shares in the United States.
Absent the prior written consent of the Company, the Company’s shares may not be acquired by: (i) investors using assets of: (A) an ‘‘employee benefit plan’’ as defined in Section 3(3) of the United States Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended (“ERISA”) that is subject to Title I of ERISA; (B) a ‘‘plan’’ as defined in Section 4975 of the United States Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “US Tax Code”), including an individual retirement account or other arrangement that is subject to Section 4975 of the US Tax Code; or (C) an entity whose underlying assets are considered to include ‘‘plan assets’’ by reason of investment by an ‘‘employee benefit plan’’ or ‘‘plan’’ described in preceding clause (A) or (B) in such entity pursuant to the US Plan Assets Regulations; or (ii) a governmental, church, non-US or other employee benefit plan that is subject to any federal, state, local or non-US law that is substantially similar to the provisions of Title I of ERISA or Section 4975 of the US Tax Code (collectively, “Benefit Plan Investors”), unless its purchase, holding, and disposition of the Shares will not constitute or result in a non-exempt violation of ERISA, Section 4975 of the US Tax Code or any such substantially similar law.
The content of this Site is general in nature. The Site is not intended to provide specific investment advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting or tax advice, or to make any recommendations about the suitability of the Company for the circumstances of any particular investor. If you do require investment advice, please consult a suitably qualified professional adviser. You should take appropriate advice as to any securities, taxation or other legislation affecting you personally prior to investing.
Any investment is subject to risk. The value of the shares in the Company may go down as well as up. Past performance is no guarantee of future returns and there is no guarantee that the market price of the Company’s shares will fully reflect their underlying net asset value. There is also no guarantee that the Company’s investment objective will be achieved. Where an investment is denominated in a currency other than US dollars, exchange rates may have an adverse effect on the value price or income of that investment. Any forecast, projection or target is indicative only and is not guaranteed in any way. Neither we nor Amedeo accepts any liability for any failure to meet such forecast, projection or target.
Potential investors are advised to seek expert financial advice before making any investment decision and should be aware that they may not fully recover the amount invested.
Forward Looking Statements
Nothing in this Site is, or should be relied on as, a promise or representation as to the future. This Site includes ”forward-looking statements”. These forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology, including the terms “believes”, “estimates”, “anticipates”, “forecasts”, “projects”, “expects”, “intends”, “may”, “will” or “should” or, in each case, their negative or other variations or comparable terminology. These forward-looking statements include all matters that are not historical facts. They appear in a number of places throughout this Site and include statements regarding the intentions, beliefs or current expectations of the Company concerning, amongst other things, the investment objective and investment policy, investment performance, results of operations, financial condition, prospects, and dividend policy of the Company and the markets in which it is involved. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties because they relate to events and depend on circumstances that may or may not occur in the future. Forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance. The Company’s actual investment performance, results of operations, financial condition and dividend policy may differ materially from the impression created by the forward looking statements contained in this Site. None of the Company nor any of its affiliates undertakes any obligation to update or review any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise, except as required by applicable law or regulation.
The following provisions under ‘No Warranties’ and ‘Exclusion of Our Liability’ exclude or limit our legal liability for this Site. You should read them carefully.
The information and opinions contained in this Site are provided without any warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law.
Use of this Site is at your sole risk. None of the Company nor any of its affiliates assumes any responsibility for, or makes any warranties that:
- any information contained on this Site will be accurate, complete or up to date or meet your specific requirements,
- this Site will be available,
- access to this Site will be uninterrupted or that there will be no delays, failures, errors or omissions or loss of information as this Site is transmitted to you,
- no viruses or other contaminating or destructive materials or elements will be transmitted or that your computer system will not be damaged.
We provide no guarantee about the accuracy, functionality or performance of any third party software, content or equipment used in connection with this Site.
Exclusions of our Liability
To the fullest extent permitted by law, the Company shall not be liable for any damage, loss or liability (whether arising in contract, tort, including negligence, or otherwise) arising out of or in connection with:
- your use of this Site,
- your reliance on or your inability to use the information on this Site, or
- any failure or performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus or line or system failure to this Site or your use or attempted use of it.
You agree that under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall we or any third party that has provided information contained in this Site or any of their respective affiliates be liable for any direct, special or consequential damages that result from the access or use of, or the inability to access or use, the materials on this Site.
All of the above exclusions apply even if you have advised us of the possibility of the above types of damage, loss or liability.
Data Protection and Privacy
We are committed to protecting your privacy. All information gathered from you in connection with your use of the Site will be maintained in accordance with the applicable privacy policies disclosed for this Site (see our Privacy Statement).
Third Party Sites and Endorsements
This Site may provide links to third party websites or resources over which the Company or Amedeo has no control. These links are provided for your convenience which you may access at your sole discretion and entirely at your own risk. You should be aware that other websites are not subject to our privacy standards or procedures. You will need to contact the website owners directly to ascertain their privacy standards. We make no representation as to the accuracy or completeness of any linked websites. We have not reviewed or updated such websites and accept no responsibility for such websites.
Links to our Site
Neither you nor any other party may use any part of this Site on any other website, or link any other website to this Site, without our prior written permission. You must establish a link to this Site in such a way not to suggest approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
We are not responsible for the set up of any link from a third party website to our Site.
Neither you nor any other party may deep link to, frame, spider, harvest or scrape the Content or otherwise access the Content for any purposes, or use any machine, electronic, web based or similar device to read or extract the Content by machine based or automated means, without our prior written permission.
Our Monitoring of Communications
To help us improve our service and in the interest of security, we may monitor and/or record communications (whether over the Internet, telephone or otherwise) between you and us. All recordings are our sole property. We may investigate any complaint or reported violation of these Terms. We may report any activity that we suspect may violate any law or regulation to regulators, law enforcement officials or other persons or entities that we deem appropriate.
Intellectual Property Rights
Our Rights – all intellectual property rights (including, without limitation, copyright, database rights, design rights, patents and trademarks) in the Content are owned by or licensed to us unless otherwise stated.
Nothing on this Site shall be interpreted as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any image, trademark, logo or service mark. All rights are expressly reserved and retained by the Company.
Copying by you and your access to the Site – you may print, copy, download or temporarily store extracts from this Site for your personal use. You must not alter any extract contained on or obtained from this Site in any form. Any other use is prohibited unless you first get our written permission. Without limiting the above, unless you first get our written consent, you may not reproduce, modify, adapt, transmit, publish, broadcast, create derivative works of, store, archive or in any way exploit any of the Content. Without limitation, neither you nor any other party may do any of the following without prior written consent from us:
- create any data base in electronic or structured manual form by systematically downloading and storing all or any of the Content; or
- redistribute any of the Content (including by using it as part of any syndication, content aggregation, archive or similar service); or
- remove the copyright or trademark notice from any copies of Content made in accordance with these Terms.
You undertake not to use the Site for any purpose which is unlawful, abusive, libellous, obscene or threatening. You undertake to comply with any terms notified to you as required from time to time by any third party supplier of data or services to the Site, including but not limited to, where necessary, entering into a direct agreement with such third party in respect of your use of their data.
Any infringement of any of our or our affiliates’ intellectual property rights will result in appropriate legal action
We may work with third parties to research certain usage and activities on this Site on our behalf. No personal information about you is shared, however in the course of conducting this research these third parties may place a unique ‘cookie’ on your browser.
Amendment / Withdrawal of Services
We reserve the right to make amendments and changes to the information on this Site or to withdraw access to this Site or any part of it at any time without notice. You are responsible for checking that this has not been updated since your last visit to the Site.
If you have any queries regarding these terms and conditions, then please write to us at Taylor Maritime Investments Limited, Sarnia House, Le Truchot, St Peter Port, Guernsey GY1 1GR.
We may assign our rights and obligations under the Terms to any member of our group or to any successor to that part of our business which includes the Site, provided always that the assignee undertakes to comply with our obligations under the Terms, or appoint one or more agents to provide all or any of the service and references to “we”, “us” or “our” will include references to such assignees and agents.
No delay or failure by you or us to exercise any of our or your powers, rights or remedies under these Terms shall operate as a waiver of them, nor shall any single or partial exercise of any such powers, rights or remedies preclude any other or further exercise of them. Any waiver to be effective must be in writing. The remedies provided in these Terms are cumulative and not exclusive of any remedies provided by law.
The terms are governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Guernsey and the courts of this jurisdiction will have non-exclusive jurisdiction in respect of any dispute, which may arise.