1) ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
1.1) Your access to and use of www.scopulus.co.uk ("the Website and Subdomains") and any Services referred to in Clause 2, is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions. You will not use the Website/Products/Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. By using the Website/Products/Services you are fully accepting the terms, conditions and disclaimers contained in this notice. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using the Website/Products/Services.
1.2) We reserve the right to update or amend these Terms and Conditions at any time and your continued use of the Website/Products/Services following any changes shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change. It is therefore your responsibility to check the Terms and Conditions regularly for any changes.
2) THE SERVICES/PRODUCTS
2.1) Services, products and information offered or advertised on this site are where indicated express or implied are provided by third parties. Any contracts entered into are between the third party and yourself.
You accept that:
2.2) The Site does not constitute legal, financial or other professional advice, but provides information only.
2.3) The purchase of legal documents does not create a solicitors/client relationship.
2.3) The documents are sold from this site under a license from a third party (Respected Legal Professionals).
2.4.1) The documents on this site are examples of their type and are designed to help the user understand what they are and what they do. If you plan to use a particular document, we strongly recommend that you obtain legal advice from a lawyer before signing any document. If you use any document from this site without first obtaining legal advice, you do so entirely at your own risk.
2.4.2) The example documents on this site are standard agreements and may not be suitable for all uses. They should be used as general drafting guides only. We do not accept any responsibility for any changes you make to a document or omissions from the documents on the website.
2.4.3) As templates, these documents can be used in any legal jurisdiction with slight adjustments. They have however been designed for the legal system of England and Wales.
2.5) You may not provide any document for re-sale or re-publish any document for free use by others.
2.6) There is no limit to the number of times that you can use the documents for one entity. We do recommend that you check to see if the document has been superseded due to any change in the law. You will be notified if there is an update to the document you have purchased via the newsletter/updates on Twitter or directly if you are on our mailing list.
2.7) Your purchase of legal documents are in accordance with Regulation 13 of the Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations 2000. Under this regulation there will be no right of refund or cancellation Due to the digital nature of the product. We will however in the interest of goodwill (without obligation), consider each case on a merit bases if the situation arises.
4) ACCEPTABLE USE
4.1) You acknowledge that all information, text, graphics, logos, photographs, images, moving images, sound, illustrations and other materials ("the Content"), whether posted publicly or transmitted privately, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. We do not control or endorse the Content and cannot guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content and you acknowledge that by using the Services you may be exposed to Content that is offensive and/or indecent. www.scopulus.co.uk, scopulus limited including all it's officers, employees, agents, contractors and partners will not be liable in any way for any Content or for any loss or damage of any kind resulting from the use of any Content transmitted via the Services and you agree to bear all risks associated with the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy or completeness of such Content.
4.2) In using the Website/Products/Services you agree not to:
4.2.1) use the Services to send junk email, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or any other unsolicited messages, commercial or otherwise;
4.2.2) post, publish, distribute or disseminate material or information that is defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, threatening, abusive, harassing or unlawful;
4.2.3) post, publish, distribute or disseminate material or information that incites discrimination, hate or violence towards any person or group on account of their race, religion, disability, nationality or otherwise;
4.2.4) threaten, abuse, disrupt, stalk or otherwise violate the legal rights (including rights of privacy and publicity) of others;
4.2.5) use any information or material in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent or other proprietary right of any party;
4.2.6) make available or upload files that contain a virus, worm, trojan or corrupt data that may damage the operation of the computer or property of another;
4.2.7) collect or store personal information about others, including email addresses;
4.2.8) advertise or offer to buy or sell goods or services for any commercial purpose, unless such communication facility specifically allows such messages;
4.2.9) impersonate any person or entity for the purpose of misleading others;
4.2.10) violate any applicable laws or regulations;
4.2.11) use the Website/Products/Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair the Website/Products/Services or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Website/Products/Services;
4.2.12) post, publish, distribute or disseminate material or information that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information or confidential information disclosed in the course of employment or under a confidentiality agreement);
4.2.13) attempt to gain unauthorised access to any of the Services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Website/Products/Services through hacking, password mining or any other means.
4.2.14) You agree to use the Site and the Content solely for your own use and benefit and not for resale or other transfer or disposition to any other person or entity. You further agree not to use, transfer, distribute or dispose of any Content in any manner that might compete with the business of Scopulus Limited.
4.3.1) We have no obligation to monitor the Services but shall be entitled to review materials posted to a communications facility and, at our sole discretion, to remove any material that breaches these Terms and Conditions or is otherwise objectionable.
4.3.2) We reserve the right to post, modify or delete any information submitted to us.
4.3.3) You are responsible for procuring the necessary equipment and the payment of telephone and other charges necessary to access the Site.
We have the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Services at any time, without notice, for any reason, including without limitation, breach of these Terms and Conditions. We may also at any time, at our sole discretion, discontinue the
Website/Products/Services or any part thereof without prior notice and you agree that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Website/Products/Services.
6) LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
The Website/Products/Services may include links to third party websites that are controlled and maintained by others. Some of these links may be advertising or referral. Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such websites and you acknowledge and agree that www.scopulus.co.uk, scopulus limited including all it's officers, employees, agents, contractors and partners is not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites or contractual agreements you may enter into with them.
7) INTERNATIONAL USE
You agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United Kingdom or the country in which you reside (if different) and with all local laws and rules regarding acceptable use of and conduct on the Internet.
8) INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
8.1) The Website and its content (including without limitation the Website design, text, graphics and all software and source codes connected with the Website and the Services) are protected by copyright, trade marks, patents and other intellectual property rights and laws. None of the content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, transmitted, stored, sold or distributed without the prior written consent of the copyright holder.
8.2) Articles published on this site are from the authors and/or their representatives. Their name would be stated on the page of the article. They own the copyright for the article. The articles express the opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of scopulus.co.uk, scopulus limited, and any of its staff. We do not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, usefulness, or completeness of any article or any products by the authors.You act on the information at your own risk. Articles where stated use crown copyright material licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0 and previous licences.
8.3) Scopulus Ltd, registered office 22 springrice rd, se13 6hr own the copyrights for this website and its contents and coding. Items that Scopulus Limited does not own are used with the permission of their owners. Any infringements of the copyrights , trade marks, patents and other intellectual property rights and laws will be Prosecuted.
You agree to indemnify and hold www.scopulus.co.uk, scopulus limited including all it's officers, employees, agents, contractors and partners harmless from and against any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions and any claim or demand brought against www.scopulus.co.uk, scopulus limited including all it's officers, employees, agents, contractors and partners by you and any third party arising out of your use of the Products and Services and/or any Content submitted, posted or transmitted through the Services, including without limitation, all claims, actions, proceedings, losses, liabilities, damages, costs, expenses (including reasonable legal costs and expenses) howsoever suffered or incurred by www.scopulus.co.uk, scopulus limited including all it's officers, employees, agents, contractors and partners in consequence of your breach of these Terms and Conditions.
10) DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
10.1) Use of the Website/Products/Services is at your own risk. The Website/Products/Services are provided on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis without any representation or endorsement made and without liability or warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
10.2) To the extent permitted by law, www.scopulus.co.uk, scopulus limited including all it's officers, employees, agents, contractors and partners will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website/Products/Services.
10.3) www.scopulus.co.uk, scopulus limited including all it's officers, employees, agents, contractors and partners makes no warranty that the Website/products/Services will meet your requirements, that Content will be accurate or reliable, that the functionality of the Website/Products/Services will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that the Website/Products/Services or the server that makes them available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.
10.4) Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be construed so as to exclude or limit the liability of www.scopulus.co.uk, scopulus limited for death or personal injury as a result of the negligence of www.scopulus.co.uk, scopulus limited including all it's officers, employees, agents, contractors and partners.
10.5) Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall affect your statutory rights as a consumer.
If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction then such Term or Condition shall be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.
12) GOVERNING LAW
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.