Terms and Conditions

 

Terms of website use

Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use this site. By using this site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using the site.

Reliance on information posted & disclaimer

The materials contained on this site are provided for general information purposes only and do not claim to be or constitute legal or other professional advice and shall not be relied upon as such.

I do not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from accessing or reliance on the information on this site and to the fullest extent permitted by English law, I exclude all liability for loss or damages direct or indirect arising from use of this site.

Accessing this site

Access to this site is permitted on a temporary basis, and I reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service I provide on our site without notice (see below). I will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

Intellectual property rights

I am the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the 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.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from the site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on the site.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

My status (and that of any identified contributors) as the author of material on the site must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the materials on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from me or my licensors.

If you print off, copy or download any part of the site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at my option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

This site changes regularly

I aim to update our site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, I may suspend access to the site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on the site may be out of date at any given time, and I am under no obligation to update such material.

Liability

The material displayed on this site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, I, and third parties connected to me hereby expressly exclude:

  • All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
  • Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:
  • loss of income or revenue;
  • loss of business;
  • loss of profits or contracts;
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss of data;
  • loss of goodwill;
  • wasted management or office time; and
    for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.

This does not affect my liability for death or personal injury arising from negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Information about you and your visits to this site

Information about you is processed in accordance with the privacy policy. By using this site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

Viruses, hacking and other offences

You must not misuse this 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 the site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.

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 this site will cease immediately.
I 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 this site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

Links from this site

Where this site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. I have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. When accessing a site via this website I advise you check their terms of use and privacy policies to ensure compliance and determine how they may use your information.

Jurisdiction and applicable law

The English courts will have non-exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to this site.