Terms & conditions

Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this site

What's in these terms?
These terms tell you the rules for using our website (www.sonaprotocol.xyz).www.sonaprotocol.xyz is owned and operated by Sona Protocol Ltd (“We”, “us” or “our”). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 10543484 and have our registered office at Battersea House, Battersea Road, Stockport, England, SK4 3EA.
How to contact us
To contact us, please email hello@sonaprotocol.xyz. By using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our website.You should also consult our Privacy Policy, which explains how we process any personal data we collect from you, or you provide to us.
Changes to these terms
We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. We may also transfer our rights and obligations under these terms to another organisation, and you consent to such transfer so long as we provide you with reasonable prior notice via our website.
Changes to our site
We may update and change our site from time to time to reflect changes to our products, our users’ needs and our business objectives.
Site suspension or withdrawal
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or uninterrupted. We may suspend, withdraw, or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site for business reasons.

We do not represent that content available on or through our site is appropriate for use or available in any particular location.
If you breach of these terms, your right to use our website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies you have made of any materials on our website.
Our site is made available free of charge, although we reserve the right to charge for access to the site in the future.
Information on this site
The content on our site is provided for general informational purposes only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any activities based on content displayed on our site.

Our site, its content and any services provided in relation to the same are only targeted to, and intended for use by, individuals located in jurisdictions which permit access to our website and the materials we make available on it. By continuing to access, view or make use of our site and any related content and services, you hereby warrant and represent to us that you are located in such a jurisdiction, and if you are not, you must immediately discontinue use of this site and any related content and services.

Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date.
Intellectual property in our site
We are the owner of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it.  Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved. Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged. You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining our written permission.

You shall not conduct, facilitate, authorise or permit any text or data mining or web scraping in relation to our site or any goods or services provided via, or in relation to, our site. This includes using (or permitting, authorising or attempting the use of):
Any "robot", "bot", "spider", "scraper" or other automated device, program, tool, algorithm, code, process or methodology to access, obtain, copy, monitor or republish any portion of the site or any data, content, information or services accessed via the same.

Any automated analytical technique aimed at analysing text and data in digital form to generate information which includes but is not limited to patterns, trends and correlations.

This should be treated as an express reservation of our rights in this regard, including for the purposes of Article 4(3) of Digital Copyright Directive ((EU) 2019/790). It shall not apply insofar as (but only to the extent that) we are unable to exclude or limit text or data mining or web scraping activity by contract under the laws which are applicable to us.
Linking to on our website
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.

You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval, or endorsement on our part where none exists.

You must not link to our site from any website that is defamatory of any person; is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory; is designed to bully, insult, intimidate or humiliate; promotes sexually explicit material or includes child sexual abuse material; promotes violence; promotes discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; infringes any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person; is likely to deceive any person; breaches any legal duty owed to a third party; promotes any illegal content or activity; is in contempt of courts; is threatening, abuses or invades another's privacy, or otherwise causes annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety; is likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person; impersonates any person or misrepresents your identity or affiliation with any person; advocates, promotes or incites any party to commit, or assist in committing, any unlawful or criminal act; or which contains a statement which you know or believe, or have reasonable grounds for believing, that members of the public to whom the statement is, or is to be, published are likely to understand as a direct or indirect encouragement or other inducement to the commission, preparation or instigation of any act(s) of terrorism.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact hello@sonaprotocol.xyz.
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for informational purposes only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them. We have no control over, and take no responsibility or liability for, the contents of third-party sites or resources.
We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

Please note that we only provide our site for domestic and private use.

We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations, or other terms that may apply to our site or any content on it.
We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, of whatever nature and regardless how caused, arising under or in connection with use of, or inability to use, our site; or use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site. 

We will not be liable for loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue; business interruption; loss of anticipated savings; loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

Whilst we take reasonable steps to mitigate the introduction of malware, we do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses, and are not liable if this is not the case. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programs and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. Any misuse of this site or supporting infrastructure will be considered in the context of the Computer Misuse Act 1990, and we will report any breach of such law to the relevant law enforcement authorities, and will co-operate with their investigation.
Applicable laws for any disputes
These terms of use, their subject matter and their formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by the laws of England and Wales. Subject to local mandatory law not capable of exclusion, you and we both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.