Terms of website use (“Terms”)
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE
What is in these Terms?
These Terms tell you the rules for using our website www.addislaw.co.uk (our site). Any reference to “you” means the person accessing our site.
Who we are and how to contact us
www.addislaw.co.uk is a website operated by Addis Law Ltd (we, us or our). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 07513109 and have our registered office at 14 St Margaret’s Road, Oxford, England OX2 6RU. Our main trading address is Prama House, 267 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 7HT. We are a limited company. Our VAT number is 131243167.
We are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA number 7513109).
To contact us, please email email@example.com or telephone us on +44 (0) 1865 339 457.
By using our site you accept these Terms
By using our site, you confirm that you accept these Terms and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these Terms, you must not use our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these Terms and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.
We recommend that you print a copy of these Terms for future reference.
There are other terms that may apply to you
We may make changes
We may amend these Terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these Terms to ensure you understand the conditions that apply at that time.
Our site is made available free of charge. We may update and change our site from time to time.
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may change the content or suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site for business and operational reasons.
How you may use material on our site
We are the owner or the licensee 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.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our 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.
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 a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
You may use our site only for lawful purposes. You may not use our site:
- In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation.
- In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.
- For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way.
- To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam).
Do not rely on information on this site
The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely and nothing on our site is evidence of or creates a solicitor/client relationship with you. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site.
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.
We are not responsible for websites we link to
Where our site contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information 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 the contents of those websites or resources. We accept no liability or responsibility whatsoever for any other websites which may be accessed through our site.
We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes 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. 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.
Linking to our site
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. 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 establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered by you
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. Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of any services to you, which will be set out in our engagement letter with you.
We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our site or any content on it.
Your use of our site is at your own risk and we (including any entities providing our site or content to it) will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, 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; or
- failures of telecommunications, the internet, electronic communications, corruption or loss of data or property by any means or viruses or spyware that may infect your computer equipment on account of your access to, use of, or browsing our site.
In particular and subject to any law, 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.
Which country’s laws apply?
These Terms, their subject matter and their formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. Both you and us agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.