Website Terms & Conditions

(1) Introduction

These terms and conditions govern your use of our website; by using our website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, do not use our website.

 

(2) Intellectual property rights

Unless otherwise stated, we or our licensors own the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website. Subject to the licence below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.

 

(3) Licence to use website

You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

(a) republish material from this website (including republication on another website);

(b) sell, rent or otherwise sub-license material on the website;

(c) reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on our website for a commercial purpose;

(d) edit or otherwise modify any material on the website; or

(e) redistribute material from this website except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution (such as our newsletter);

(f) use advertisement blocking software to effect the presentation of the website, to block the loading, displaying or viewing of advertisements, or in any other way attempt to defeat the revenue generation by advertisements placed on this website.

 

(4) Limitations of liability

The information on this website is provided free-of-charge, and you acknowledge that it would be unreasonable to hold us liable in respect of this website and the information on this website.

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up-to-date.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions (including, without limitation, the conditions implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and the use of reasonable care and skill).

Our liability is limited and excluded to the maximum extent permitted under applicable law. We will not be liable for any direct or indirect loss or damage arising under these terms and conditions or in connection with our website, whether arising in tort, contract, or otherwise. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing exclusion, we will not be liable for any loss of profit, contracts, business, goodwill, data, income, revenue or anticipated savings arising under terms and conditions or in connection with our website, whether direct or indirect, and whether arising in tort, contract, or otherwise.

However, nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude or limit our liability for any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

 

(5) Restricted access

Access to certain areas of our website is restricted. We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of our website, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion.

If we provide you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of our website or other content or services, you must ensure that that user ID and password is kept confidential. You accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your user ID or password.

We may disable your user ID and password at our sole discretion

 

(6) Bulletin board / Chat room / Messaging / User comments

Certain parts of this website offer the opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions, information, material and data ('Comments') in areas of the website. We do not screen, edit, publish or review Comments prior to their appearance on the website and Comments do not reflect the views or opinions of our website, its agents or affiliates. Comments reflect the view and opinion of the person who posts such view or opinion. To the extent permitted by applicable laws We shall not be responsible or liable for the Comments or for any loss, cost, liability, damages or expenses caused and or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the Comments on this website.

We reserve the right to monitor all Comments and to remove any Comments which we consider in our absolute discretion to be inappropriate, offensive or otherwise in breach of these Terms and Conditions.

You warrant and represent that:

    1. You are entitled to post the Comments on our website and have all necessary licenses and consents to do so;

    2. The Comments do not infringe any intellectual property right, including without limitation copyright, patent or trademark, or other proprietary right of any third party;

    3. The Comments do not contain any defamatory, libellous, offensive, indecent or otherwise unlawful material or material which is an invasion of privacy

    4. The Comments will not be used to solicit or promote business or custom or present commercial activities or unlawful activity.

You must not use our website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website.

You must not use our website in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

You must not use our website for any purposes related to marketing without our express written consent.

You must not use our website to copy, publish or send mass mailings or spam.

You must not use our website to copy, publish or send material which is illegal or unlawful, or material which could give rise to legal action under English and other applicable law. All material you copy, publish or send via our website must not be defamatory, obscene, indecent, hateful, discriminatory or inflammatory; such material must not infringe any person's intellectual property rights or rights of confidence, impinge upon any person's privacy, or constitute incitement to commit a crime; further, material must not be misleading, deceptive, sexually explicit, threatening, abusive, harassing or menacing.

We reserve the right to edit or remove any material posted upon our website.

We may take such action as we deem appropriate to deal with the posting of unsuitable material, including suspending or cancelling your account, restricting your access to our website, or commencing legal proceedings against you.

In respect of all material that you post on our website, you grant to us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute such material in any media, together with the right to sub-licence such rights.

 

(7) Iframes

Without prior approval and express written permission, you may not create frames around our Web pages or use other techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our Web site.

 

(8) Hyperlinking to our Content

  1. The following organisations may link to our Web site without prior written approval:

    • Government agencies;

    • Search engines;

    • News organizations; and

    • Online directory distributors when they list us in the directory, may link to our Web site in the same manner as they hyperlink to the Web sites of other listed businesses, provided such directory sites / networks do not build bulk links;

(b) We may consider and approve in our sole discretion other link requests from the following types of organisations:

  • commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources such as Chambers of Commerce and Consumer Watchdogs etc...;

  • community sites;

  • associations or other groups representing charities, including charity giving sites,

  • online directory distributors;

  • internet portals;

  • accounting, law and consulting firms whose primary clients are businesses; and

  • educational institutions and trade associations.

We will approve link requests from these organisations if we determine that: (i) the link would not reflect unfavourably on us or our accredited businesses (for example, trade associations or other organisations representing inherently suspect types of business, such as work-at-home opportunities, shall not be allowed to link); (ii) the organisation does not have an unsatisfactory record with us; (iii) the benefit to us from the visibility associated with the hyperlink outweighs the absence of a hyperlink to our website; and (iv) where the link is in the context of general resource information or is otherwise consistent with editorial content in a newsletter or similar product furthering the mission of the organisation.

    (c) If you are among the organisations listed in paragraph ‘b’ above and are interested in linking to our website, you must notify us by sending an e-mail to [email protected]. Please include your name, your organisation name, contact information (such as a phone number and/or e-mail address) as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our Web site, and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link. Allow 2-3 weeks for a response.

    Approved organisations may hyperlink to our Web site as follows:

    • By use of our corporate name; or

    • By use of the uniform resource locator (Web address) being linked to; or

    • By use of any other description of our Web site or material being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party's site.

    No use of our logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.

     

    (9) Removal of links from our website

    If you find any link on our Web site or any linked web site objectionable for any reason, you may contact us about this. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond directly to you.

     

    (10) Reservation of Rights

    We reserve the right at any time and in its sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Web site. You agree to immediately remove all links to our Web site upon such request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuing to link to our Web site, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms and conditions.

     

    (11) Variation

    We may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

     

    (12) Entire agreement

    These terms and conditions, together with our privacy policy, constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of our website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.

     

    (13) Law and jurisdiction

    This notice will be governed by and construed in accordance with English law, and any disputes relating to this notice shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.

     

    (14) Our contact details

    You can contact us by email to [email protected]