Acceptable Use

Catalina Resources PLC ("Catalina") permits you to use this site only for personal purposes. By accessing this web-site, you agree:

  • to be legally bound by the terms of this Acceptable Use Policy;
  • to link to our site only through our home page. You may not link to other pages of our site without obtaining prior written permission from Catalina
  • not to use frames to present the link;
  • not to use the name 'Catalina Resources PLC' or any Catalina branding for commercial purposes without obtaining prior written permission from Catalina; and,
  • not to reproduce material from this web site for commercial purposes, nor gather such material by the use of spiders or other techniques

You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which 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.

You must not send, publish, distribute, circulate or otherwise propagate any material that may be deemed to be grossly offensive or of an indecent, obscene nature or menacing in character.

You must not send, with the intention of causing annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety a message that you know to be false, or to cause such a message to be sent or to persistently make use of our service for that purpose.

By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

If you are in any doubt as to the legality of anything, take independent legal advice before proceeding.

Catalina's Obligations

Catalina is obliged under the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act to disclose information to Law Enforcement Agencies and Public Authorities that are legally entitled to obtain such information. Similarly Catalina must comply with court orders to disclose information. In serious instances of abuse we may also notify the police or relevant law enforcement agency.

Changes to the Acceptable Use Policies

We may change the Acceptable Usage Policies from time to time and will inform you on this website when we do so. To make the most of the guidance contained in the Acceptable Usage Policies please keep up to date with changes and look at them on a regular basis.

Our Acceptable Usage Policy was last updated in March 2007.