The Lawford Davies & Co website (the “Website”) is provided by Lawford Davies & Co Ltd. (“LDC”), a limited liability company (registered number 14386518) practising English law with offices in York, UK, associated with a firm with offices in Hannover, Germany. References in these Terms to “we”/ “us” shall be deemed to be references to LDC. Any reference to a “partner” means a partner, director, consultant or employee with equivalent standing and qualifications in LDC.
1. Regulatory Information
1.1 Principal Address: Lawford Davies & Co, The Catalyst, York Science Park, Baird Lane, YO10 5GA, UK
Registered Address: Solar House, 915 High Road, North Finchley, London, N12 8QJ, UK
VAT Number: 123 4567 89
1.2 If you wish to contact us regarding the Website, please use the above contact details.
1.3 This service is provided by solicitors of England and Wales. LDC is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.
1.4 You can view rules and regulations of professional conduct that we are subject to by following this link: http://www.sra.org.uk/solicitors/handbook/code/content.page
1.5 A list of the directors of LDC is available for inspection at the above contact address, as well as using the Companies House search online.
2. The Agreement
2.2 Any error or omission of any information that we publish on the Website shall be subject to correction, provided that the correction does not materially affect the Website.
2.3 LDC may modify these Terms at any time. If you do not wish to accept any amended Terms you should stop using the Website. Your continued use of the Website represents your acceptance of any amended Terms.
3. Intellectual Property Rights
3.1 We are the owner or the licensee of intellectual property rights in our Website, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws. All relevant rights are reserved.
3.2 You may print or download extracts from the Website for your own personal, non-commercial use; and copy such extracts (provided they are in their original form) to individual third parties for their personal information only, provided that you: acknowledge the Website as the source of the material and inform the third party that these Terms apply to him or her and the third party agrees to comply with these Terms.
3.3 Any other copying, distribution, storing, or transmission of any kind, or any sort of commercial use of the material used in the Website is in the absence of express permission from us strictly prohibited.
4.1 The Website contains general information only and is not legal or other professional advice. If you wish to seek professional advice please contact us.
4.2 Whilst we try to make sure that the information contained on the Website is accurate, LDC assumes no responsibility for such information and disclaims all liability in respect of such information.
5.1 You may link to the Website, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you are not allowed to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
5.2 LDC reserves the right to employ such measures as are necessary to remove any linking to the Website.
5.3 Where our Website contain links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the content 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.
6. Prohibited use
6.1 You agree to use the Website as permitted by these Terms and for lawful purposes only. In particular, you agree not to:
(a) access or attempt to access parts of the Website that you are not authorised to access;
(b) interfere with the use of the Website by other users;
(c) use the Website to gain unauthorised access to other computer systems or interfere with services to other host providers, networks or websites; or
(d) use the Website to knowingly or recklessly transmit material (including viruses) or otherwise use the Website so as to cause harm to the Website, LDC or other users or which is likely to bring the Website or LDC into disrepute.
7.1 LDC will do its best to maintain the operation of the Website for as wide an audience as possible. However, we cannot guarantee that the Website will be technically suitable for viewing on your computer or that the Website will be delivered to you uninterrupted in a timely manner, secure or error-free.
7.2 Your access to the Website may occasionally be restricted due to events beyond our control or to allow for repairs, maintenance or the introduction of new facilities or services..
7.3 To the extent permitted by law, we and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:
(a) all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
(b) any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our Website or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our Website, any Website 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.
7.4 This does not affect our liability for deceit or fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
7.5 You shall be responsible for any losses, expenses or other costs incurred by LDC which are caused by your deliberate breach of these Terms.
8. Terminations and Suspension
8.1 We aim to update our Website regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our Website, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.
8.2 Any termination of the Website or your access to the Website will not affect liability previously incurred by either of us to the other.
9. Disputes and law
9.1 These Terms and the agreement between you and us are governed by English law and by using it you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
10. Online dispute resolution
10.1 If you are a client and we have made a contract with you by electronic means, you may be entitled to use an EU online dispute resolution service to assist with any contractual dispute you may have with us. This service can be found at http://ec.europa.eu/odr. Our email address is email@example.com.
11.1 LDC cannot guarantee that the Website complies with all foreign and local laws and requirements outside the United Kingdom.
11.2 If any part of these Terms is found by a court to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect.