Welcome to wademaritime.com ("Website"). This Website is owned by Wade Maritime Consultants Pvt Ltd (“Wade Maritime”).

The Terms of Use ("TOU") sets out the basis on which the Website may be used. For purposes of the TOU, "User" shall be defined as any individual who accesses and uses this Website, including individuals who have registered ("Registered Members") and those who have not registered. By accessing and using the Website (other than to read this Agreement for the first time), User acknowledges that he or she has read, understood and agrees to comply with and be bound by the TOU.

Wade Maritime reserves the right to change the TOU periodically at its sole discretion. User's continued use of this Website constitutes acceptance of the TOU stated at the time of use.

1. Privacy

Wade Maritime collects information about the Users of its Website. Collection of this information is governed by the Website Privacy Policy.

2. User Conduct

General - User acknowledges and warrants that it will not commercially exploit any data information, or other material, including but not limited to text, software, sound, photographs, video, design, graphics, contained on the Website ("Content"), without the express written permission of Wade Maritime. Further, User will not make any unauthorized use of this Website or of any interactive features available on this Website. User may use downloaded material only for User's personal, internal use. User may not engage in any conduct or action that is prohibited by law or violates any country, federal, state or local laws. User agrees not to distribute, post, publish or otherwise communicate any Content which defames, abuses or threatens others, which is hateful or racially offensive, or which contains vulgar, obscene or indecent language or images, or which contains unauthorised copyrighted material or infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party.
Registered Members - Registered Members shall be responsible for all use of their accounts (including screen name and password) and e-mail address, if applicable. Registered Members shall be solely responsible for maintaining the security of their passwords. Registered Members agree that all their information posted or accessed will be used only for their internal purposes.

3. TERMS GOVERNING THE SUBMISSION OF INFORMATION

General - The website may include public areas (" Discussion Forums") that allow you to interact with Wade Maritime and other users by posting messages. You are solely responsible for the content of your messages and must comply with the rules of the Site. Registered Members who participate in the Discussion Forum, post information on the Bulletin Board, or otherwise submit material to the public pages on the Website do so subject to the provisions of this Section 3 and such participation shall constitute agreement to the provisions hereof. As a Registered Member, you are responsible for your own communications, as well as the consequences of posting those communications.

Accuracy of material - Wade Maritime does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any of materials posted by Registered Members or endorse any opinions expressed by Registered Members. Registered Members acknowledge that any reliance on material posted by other Registered Members will be at their own risk. Any opinions, advice, statements, information or other materials expressed or made available by Registered Members, including Wade Maritime employees, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of Wade Maritime.

Screening - Wade Maritime does not screen communications in advance and is not responsible for screening or monitoring material posted by Registered Members. If notified by a Registered Member of communications that allegedly do not conform to the TOU, Wade Maritime may investigate the allegation and determine in good faith and in its sole discretion whether to remove or request the removal of the communication. Wade Maritime has no liability or responsibility to Registered Members for performance or nonperformance of such activities.

Expulsion - Wade Maritime reserves the right to expel any Registered Member and to prevent their further access to the Discussion Forum, Bulletin Board or any similar service for violating the TOU or any applicable law or rule, as determined by Wade Maritime in its sole discretion. Wade Maritime also reserves the right to remove communications that, in its sole discretion, it determines are abusive, disruptive, or inflammatory.

Website Postings - In consideration of being allowed to use the Discussion Forum, Bulletin Board, or any other public facilities provided by Wade Maritime, Registered Members agree that they will not:

•  Use the facilities for any purpose in violation of local, state, or national laws of any country.

•  Post material that is copyrighted, unless the Registered Member is the copyright owner or has the permission of the owner thereof.

•  Post material that reveals trade secrets, unless Registered Member owns them or has the permission of the owner thereof.

•  Post material that infringes on any other intellectual property rights of others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others.

•  Post material that is obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful, or embarrassing to another Registered Member or any other person or entity.

•  Post sexually-explicit images.

•  Disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, or post comments that are not related to the topic being discussed (unless it is clear that the discussion is free-form).

•  Post chain letters or pyramid schemes.

•  Impersonate another person.

License of Website postings - By posting communications, Registered Member grants:

•  Wade Maritime: A royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, nonexclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, translate, distribute, perform, display and create derivative works from those communications alone or as part of other works in any form, media, or technology whether now known or hereafter developed and sublicense such rights through multiple tiers of sub-licensees.

•  To other Registered Members: The right to access, view, store, and reproduce the communications for personal use.

4. Corporate Identification and Trademarks

All registered and/or unregistered trademarks and/or service marks (collectively, "Marks") used or referred to on this Website are the property of Wade Maritime or Wade Maritime has obtained the rights to use the Mark. Users may not use, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute or modify these Marks in any way without Wade Maritime's prior written permission. The use of Wade Maritime's Marks on any other website is prohibited, without the express written permission of Wade Maritime.

5. Proprietary Rights to Content

All Content on this Website is copyrighted except where explicitly noted otherwise. © Wade Maritime Shipping Consultants Pvt Ltd 2008. All Content is owned or licensed to Wade Maritime. All rights reserved.

User acknowledges and agrees that Content, may be protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. User understands and agrees that User may not copy, reproduce, republish, distribute, modify or create derivative works from this Content or otherwise use, transmit, upload, rebroadcast or publish in any form this Content other than as expressly authorized by the TOU without Wade Maritime's prior, written consent.

By uploading, posting or otherwise making material available in any public area of this Website, User automatically grants, or warrants that the owner of such material has granted, Wade Maritime a perpetual, world-wide, royalty free, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, publish and distribute the material, in whole or in part, in any media or technology now known or hereafter developed.

6. Links to Third Party Sites

This Website may contain links to third party websites that are not under the control of Wade Maritime. Wade Maritime makes no representations whatsoever about any other website to which User may have access through the Website. When User accesses a third party website, User does so at his/her own risk and acknowledges that Wade Maritime is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or other materials available from such third party sites. User also agrees that Wade Maritime shall not be liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of using any third party's website. Mention of third party companies and websites on the Website is for informational purposes only and does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation.

7. Third Party Content

Wade Maritime may be a distributor of Content, not a publisher or author. Accordingly, any opinions, advice, statements, or other information expressed by any third parties are those of the respective author or publisher, not Wade Maritime. Wade Maritime is not responsible for the Content, including the accuracy thereof.

8. Contact Wade Maritime

If you have any questions about any of the foregoing, please contact us.

9. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

While every effort is made to ensure accuracy, Wade Maritime makes no warranty that the Website will meet User's requirements or that it will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error free; nor does Wade Maritime make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the Website or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through the Website. USER UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT ANY CONTENT DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS DONE AT USER'S OWN RISK AND THAT USER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE DONE TO USER'S COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH CONTENT.

UNLESS EXPRESSLY STATED OTHERWISE, WADE MARITIME PROVIDES ALL CONTENT "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWABLE BY LAW AND, WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, EXPRESSLY EXCLUDES ANY AND ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF SATISFACTORY QUALITY, NONINFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

10. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

Content on the Website is provided for informational purposes only. Wade Maritime, its officers, directors, employees, agents, affiliates, distributors, licensees, suppliers and subcontractors ("Wade Maritime Parties") shall not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, usefulness or availability of any information transmitted or made available via the Website, and shall not be responsible or liable for any trading or investment decisions made based on such information.

USER EXPRESSLY UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT IN NO EVENT SHALL WADE MARITIME PARTIES BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS OR DAMAGE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION OR LOSS OF INFORMATION RESULTING FROM ANY USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE, OR RESULTING FROM ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE, REGARDLESS OF THE BASIS UPON WHICH LIABILITY IS CLAIMED, EVEN IF WADE MARITIME PARTIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGE.

THIS LIMITATION IS SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF ANY APPLICABLE LAW THAT MAY RESTRICT ITS SCOPE.

11. INDEMNIFICATION

User agrees, at User's expense, to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Wade Maritime Parties from and against any judgment, losses, deficiencies, damages, liabilities, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees and expenses) incurred in connection with any claim,