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Legal Notice

The purpose of this web site and its content is solely for promoting Silicon Valley Photonics Limited (SVP) and its products and services, except where noted. Access and use of the SVP web site is subject to all applicable laws, and the terms and conditions set forth herein. If you are dissatisfied with the terms of use or the content of this web site, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue accessing this web site. SVP reserves the right to change web site content, and these terms, retroactively and without notice.

Unauthorized attempts to defeat security or encryption features, upload, change, hack, or utilize this web site or hosting server for other than its intended purposes is strictly prohibited. Violators may be prosecuted under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the USA Patriot Act of 2001.


Copyright Notice

Copyright © 2001 Silicon Valley Photonics, Limited. All rights reserved. The entire SVP web site, including code, images, and text is copyrighted as a collective work under US and international copyright law.

By visiting or viewing the content of this site, the visitor agrees to the following restrictions of use:

(1) This content may only be used for informational, non-commercial purposes;

(2) This content may only be electronically stored or printed if it contains the SVP author/contact information and copyright notice;

(3) Only one printed copy, or one download on a single computer is permitted.

(4) This content may not be copied, reproduced, decompiled, disassembled, reverse-engineered, modified, translated, republished, uploaded, or posted. Graphics may not be used separately from the content.

(5) SVP reserves the right to revoke the above authorization at any time.

Except as expressly provided above, SVP is not granting any license or right under any copyright, trademark, patent or other intellectual property of SVP or any third party.


Trademark Notice

The SVP logo is claimed as a trademark of Silicon Valley Photonics, Ltd. All rights reserved. All other trademarks mentioned in this web site have been appropriately capitalized, and are the property of their respective owners. Use pf a term in this web site should not be regarded as affecting the validity of any trademark or service mark.


Disclaimer Notice

The content on this web site is provided "AS-IS" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to, warranties of correctness, usefulness, merchantability, non-infringement, or fitness for a particular purpose.

While every reasonable effort has been made to ensure this web site is accurate and current, it may contain inadvertent errors, typographical mistakes, omissions, and/or substantive technical inaccuracies. However, SVP assumes no responsibility for the accuracy, or completeness, including but not limited to reliability of any information, advice, statement, or material obtained form this web site. Users are cautioned to consider carefully the provisional nature of information before using it for decisions that concern any safety, monetary, or operational consequences. Conclusions drawn from, or actions undertaken on the basis of, such information are the sole responsibility of the user.


Limited Liability Notice

Under no circumstances shall SVP or third parties be liable for any direct, special, incidental, indirect, punitive, or consequential damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, costs and expenses of any type incurred, lost profits, lost revenue, lost data) resulting from the use or inability to use this web site content. Additionally, SVP shall not be liable for damages to computer equipment resulting from browsing, downloading, or viruses from this web site or the hosting server.

Furthermore, under no circumstances shall SVP or third parties be liable, whether in an action under the theories of warranty, tort, contract, negligence, strict liability, or other legal theory, even if SVP has been advised of the possibility of such damages.


External Hyperlink Notice

The appearance of external hyperlinks, to web sites outside of the www.svphotonics.com domain, is offered as a convenience to facilitate the access of related information. All hyperlinks provided are consistent with SVP mission statement. If an external link is believed to be inappropriate, should be added, please contact SVP.

An external hyperlink does not constitute an endorsement or warranty by SVP of the the linked web site, or the information, company, investment, products, or services described therein. SVP takes no responsibility for the views, content, accuracy, or use of information presented by an external web site. Furthermore, the appearance of an external hyperlink does not suggest that the web site is the only source for such information.


Extra-Territorial Notice

The SVP web site is operated from within the state of California, USA. No representation is made that content found at this site is available or appropriate at all locations. Those who access this site from other locations, choose to do so on their own initiative, and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

The SVP web site may not be used to export information and materials in violation of the export laws of the USA or any other country.


Privacy Notice

SVP does not collect Personal Identification information from the users of this web site, unless it is provided voluntarily. Voluntarily-provided information would only be obtained from the users of this web site if they deliberately submitted an e-mail message or other information to SVP. Such submitted information is deemed non-proprietary, may be archived indefinitely, and becomes the property of SVP without limitation.

The hosting server automatically collects stores such information as date, time, number of bytes, number of requests, sub-domain, and top-level domain (country) of SVP web site users. It is impossible to determine Personal Identification of a user based on this information.

SVP does not intend to collect information from children under the age of thirteen (13) without the consent of a parent or legal guardian. SVP has a policy of not spamming, or storing cookies or similar files on users' computers. SVP does not does it sell, rent, or make Personal Identification information available without permission, and will use reasonable efforts to prevent disclosure to third parties. SVP privacy policy does not apply to external web sites.



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