PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEB SITE.
The materials on this website (the "Site") are provided by the Image
and Video Processing Laboratory, The Chinese University
of Hong Kong ("IVP") as a service to the public and may be used for
informational purposes only. Single copies may be downloaded subject to
the provisions below. By using and/or downloading any materials from
this Site, you will be deemed to agree to these terms.
LICENSE: The information or software on this Site ("Materials")
are copyrighted works, and any unauthorized use of any materials on
this Site may constitute a violation of copyright, trademark, and other
laws governing the materials presented on this Site (see "Ownership"
below). You may download one copy of the Materials on a single computer
for your personal, non-commercial internal use only unless specifically
licensed to do otherwise by IVP in writing, or as allowed by licensing
terms which accompany or are provided with individual Materials. This
is a personal license, and under no circumstances shall this license
be construed as a transfer of title to any Materials found at this Site.
IVP retains full and complete title to the downloaded Materials, including
but not limited to any files, images incorporated in or generated by
the Materials and accompanying data and IVP retains all intellectual
property rights therein. The license granted by IVP herein is subject
to the following restrictions; you may not: (a) modify the Materials
or use them for any commercial purpose, or any public display, performance,
sale or rental; (b) decompile, reverse engineer, or disassemble software
Materials except and only to the extent permitted by applicable law
or specific license; (c) remove any copyright or other proprietary notices
from the Materials; (d) transfer the Materials to another person; or
(e) use any such Materials on any other web site or networked computer
environment. You agree to prevent any unauthorized copying of the Materials.
IVP may terminate this license at any time if you are in breach of
the terms of this Agreement. Upon termination, you will immediately
destroy the Materials.
OWNERSHIP: The Materials are copyrighted works and are protected
by worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions. Subject to the terms
of License granted above, the Materials may not be copied, reproduced,
modified, published, republished, uploaded, downloaded, posted, transmitted,
or distributed in any way, without IVP's prior written permission.
Except as expressly provided herein, IVP and its licensors/suppliers
do not grant any rights (whether express, implied or by estoppel) under
any patents, copyrights, trademarks, or trade secret information that
may govern the Materials.
DISCLAIMER: THE MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS
OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF ANY KIND INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES
OF ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL
PROPERTY, OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN NO EVENT SHALL IVP
OR ITS' LICENSORS/SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING,
WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION,
LOSS OF INFORMATION) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE
MATERIALS, EVEN IF IVP HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH
DAMAGES. IVP ALSO DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN
THE MATERIALS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL
BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE
ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. YOU UNDERSTAND AND
AGREE THAT ANY MATERIALS DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE
USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL
BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS
OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF MATERIALS. IVP DOES NOT MAKE
ANY WARRANTY REGARDING ANY GOODS OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED THROUGH
THE SITE OR ANY TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH THE SITE.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL IVP BE LIABLE FOR ANY
DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, RESULTING
FROM: (A) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SITE; (B) THE COST OF
PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS
OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS
ENTERED INTO THROUGH THE SITE; (C) THE MATERIALS IN THE SITE; OR (D)
ANY OTHER MATTER RELATED TO THE SITE, EVEN IF IVP HAS BEEN ADVISED
OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS PROHIBIT
THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL
DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
USER SUBMISSIONS: Any material, including but not limited to,
creative ideas, suggestions, original creative works (including character
ideas, screenplays, artwork), data, information or other communication
("Submissions") transmitted or posted to this Site will be considered
a voluntary submission to the public domain and as non-proprietary information.
IVP will have no obligations whatsoever, either express or implied,
with respect to these Submissions. IVP will be free to copy, disclose,
distribute, incorporate and otherwise use the Submissions and all data,
images, sound, text or other content embodied therein for any purposes
it deems fit, commercial or non-commercial, without liability or compensation
to any person or entity.
information and/or data you transmit to us.
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Site
any unlawful, harassing, threatening, libelous, defamatory, abusive,
harmful, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, or other material, information
or data that would violate any civil or criminal laws. IVP will cooperate
to the fullest extent possible to assist authorities in prosecuting
those persons responsible for such postings.
LINKED SITES: You understand that any linked sites found within
this Site are not under the control of IVP, and IVP is not responsible
for the content of any linked site or the content of any other link
contained in a linked site. IVP reserves the right, at its sole discretion,
to terminate any link or linking program at any time and for any reason
it deems appropriate. In providing a link, IVP is not endorsing the
companies or products to which it links, and shall have no responsibility
for the actions or omissions of any such company, or the quality or
design of any such product. If you decide to access any of the third
party sites linked to this Site, you do this entirely at your own risk.
APPLICABLE LAWS: This Site is controlled by IVP from its offices
within the Special Administrative Region of Hong Kong. Those who choose
to access this Site from other locations do so on their own initiative
and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws, if and
to the extent that local laws are applicable. Any claim relating to
the Materials shall be governed by the laws of the Hong Kong.
IVP TRADEMARKS: All the trademarks used in this website are either
owned by IVP or used under licences from the respective trademark owners.
All these trademarks may be used by any third parties only with permission
UPDATES: IVP reserves the right to revise, change or modify
these Terms at any time by updating this posting or by inserting legal
notices located on particular pages at this Site. Please remember to
visit this page from time to time to review any amendments to the above
Terms and their effect on your use of this Site and the Materials contained