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1. Terms of Website Use
1.1 This page (together with the documents referred to in it) tells you the terms and conditions on which you may make use of our website www.worldwidelawyers.co.uk (our site). Use of our site includes accessing, browsing, or registering to use our site.
2. Other Applicable Terms
2.2 Service User Agreement which sets out the terms on which you may use our Services.
3. Information about Us
www.worldwidelawyers.co.uk is a site operated by Worldwide Lawyers Limited (“We”). We are a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number 8832255 and have our registered office at 9 Castle Street, Chester, CH1 2DS. Our VAT number is 186 726 467.
In the performance of our services We comply with the SRA Code of Conduct 2011, in particular Chapter 9.
4. Changes to these terms
5. Changes to our site
We update our web site regularly and so may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it. We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
6. Assessing our site
6.1 Our site is made available free of charge.
6.2 We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
6.3 You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site.
7. Use of our site
7.1 This website is owned by Worldwide Lawyers Limited. You agree to use our site for lawful purposes only and in a manner which is consistent with any and all applicable law and regulation in the country in which you access our site.
7.2 Your use of our site should not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of our site by any third party.
7.3 You agree not to import or transfer to our site either directly or indirectly any information or other content which is or may be inaccurate, misleading, defamatory, obscene or offensive or in breach of any intellectual property right or similar right or damaging to the software or performance of our site
8. Intellectual Property Rights
8.1 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.
8.2 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.
8.3 You may access the contents of the site only for your own private use or internal use within your employer’s organisation, but not for any commercial or public use.
8.4 You may download and print out hard copies of any part of the content on the Site for your personal use or use within your employer’s organisation. Except where your use is permitted above or by copyright law, you may not otherwise copy, store in any medium (including any other web site), distribute, transmit, re-transmit, broadcast, modify or show in public any part of our site without our prior written permission.
8.5 You must not use any illustrations, photographs, video, audio sequences or any graphics separately from the corresponding text.
9. No reliance on information
9.1 The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. Do not use our site to disregard any legal advice, nor to delay seeking legal advice or representation because of something you have read or seen on our site. Before acting or relying in any way on information contained on the site, you should seek detailed specialist advice from a suitably qualified legal specialist, based on your specific circumstances.
9.2 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.
10. Limitation of our liability
10.1 We make no warranties except as set out in these terms and conditions and to the extent permitted by applicable law all other express and implied warranties and conditions are hereby excluded.
10.2 To the extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude any liability arising out of access to or use of or reliance on any information posted on or downloaded from our site.
11.1 We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
11.2 You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
11.3 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. 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.
11.4 We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, 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 content on it, or on any website linked to it.
12. Linking to our site
12.1 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.
12.2 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.
12.3 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.
12.4 We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
13. Third party links and resources in our site
13.1 Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only.
13.2 We 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 be suffered in connection with your use of them.
14. Applicable law
The English Courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from or related to a visit to this web site. English Law will apply to these terms and conditions.
15. Contact us
If you have any concerns relating to material that appears on our site or wish to make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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