Terms and conditions of use

Published on 03/10/2004

This website is owned and operated by The Standard Group. The material on the website, therein called the Site, is protected by copyright and trademark laws.

You may access the Site in several ways, including but not limited to the World Wide Web. The use of the Site is subject to the following terms and conditions:

It is prohibited, without prior consent, to copy, reproduce, republish, download, post on websites, make available to the public, or use the material, including, without limitation, text and video clips, in any way except for personal non-commercial use.

Prior written consent must be sought from the Standard Group before the use of any material from the Site. All reproduced material must be credited to the publisher in a prominent position.

Any contributions including, without limitation, text, photographs, graphics, video or audio, should grant The Standard Group a royalty-free, non-exclusive, license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, distribute, make available to the public, and exercise all copyright, trademarks, patents and publicity rights.

Material from the Site should not be altered, modified, or treated in any manner which may be damaging to the interests of The Standard Group or used in any way that may be deemed defamatory.


The Standard Group is not, in any way, responsible for content on external links. The Group will, therefore, not be liable for any loss caused as a result of your doing, or not doing, anything as a result of viewing, reading or listening to the material or any part of it. We do not warrant that the website or any of its contents is virus free. We, therefore, do not accept any responsibility for any infection by virus or other contamination, or by anything which has destructive properties. You must take your own precautions in this respect.

The Standard Group accepts no responsibility for the content of advertising material, including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Advertisers are solely responsible for the content of advertising material which they submit to us.

These terms and conditions apply whenever you access the Site, on whatever platform. By using the website, you are deemed to have accepted these conditions. These terms may be varied from time to time. Please ensure that you review these terms and conditions regularly as you will be deemed to have accepted a variation if you continue to use the site after it has been posted.

Although we will do our best to provide constant, uninterrupted access to Standardmedia.com, we do not guarantee this. We accept no responsibility or liability for any interruption or delay.

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