This website (the “Site”) is published by Freedmans Law LLP, a limited liability partnership incorporated in England & Wales with registered number OC357579 whose registered office is at 10 Gee’s Court, St. Christopher’s Place, London W1U 1JJ (“FL”) which is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority of England & Wales with number 568249. Daniel Freedman is also qualified in Scotland and authorised and regulated by the Law Society of Scotland and in the State of New York, USA and authorised and regulated by the Third Judicial Department of the Supreme Court of the State of New York.
FL makes no representation that the information contained in the Site is appropriate for locations outside the United Kingdom.
Your use of the Site is subject to the terms and conditions set out below and by using the Site you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. Please read these terms and conditions carefully before accessing any other pages in the Site. Your use of the Site is conditional upon your acceptance of these terms and conditions. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please leave the Site immediately.
1. Intellectual Property
1.1 The intellectual property rights (including but not limited to copyright and database rights) in the material, information and computer files on the Site (the “Materials”) are owned by, or are licensed to, FL. Nothing in these terms and conditions transfers to you any rights of ownership of such intellectual property rights, or constitutes a licence to use such intellectual property rights other than to the extent expressly set out in these terms and conditions.
1.2 You may copy any Materials to the extent necessary to view the Site and to print pages of the Site using normal browsing software. You may not modify, distribute or reproduce the Materials in any manner and for any other use without the prior written consent of FL.
1.3 Names, words, titles, phrases, logos, icons, graphics or designs in the pages of the Site may constitute trade names or unregistered trade marks of FL. All other product or company names and devices, logos, icons, graphics or designs referred to on the pages of the Site are the trade marks of their respective owners and are exhibited only in such a manner as is intended to be for the benefit of such trade mark owners and FL intends no infringement of such trade marks. The appearance or absence of product, services, companies, organisations, home pages or other websites on the Site does not imply any endorsement or non-endorsement thereof by FL.
1.4 You may not remove any product identification, copyright notices or other notices from the Materials or any copies of the Materials which you may have made or printed for your own personal use.
1.5 Any unauthorised downloading, use, copying, modification or distribution of the Materials may be in breach of statutory or common law rights which could be the subject of legal action.
1.6 All rights not expressly granted are reserved by FL.
2.1 If you wish to provide a link to the Site this must be to FL’s homepage which is currently at http//www.freedmanslaw.com. You are not permitted to frame, page-jack or link to any other page of the Site. You are not permitted to use any robot, spider, other automatic device or manual process to monitor or copy the Site or the content expressed herein.
2.2 The Site may include links to World Wide Web sites operated by third parties (“Third Party Sites”). Links to Third Party Sites are provided for your convenience only. FL is not responsible for the management and control of Third Party Sites and does not necessarily endorse, support or recommend the views expressed in such Third Party Sites.
3. Interactive Sections
3.1 Part of the Site may contain interactive sections such as chat rooms, networking rooms or bulletin boards (the “Interactive Sections”). Users of the Site may post and/or transmit data, text or other materials to these Interactive Sections (each a “Posting”). You shall be liable for any Postings you make to the Interactive Sections. FL is not liable or responsible for, and does not control or pre-screen, such Postings. FL does not on a routine basis monitor or exercise any editorial control over the Interactive Sections. However, FL has the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to monitor, alter, amend or remove or refuse to post or display any Postings. FL is not responsible for and does not necessarily endorse, support or recommend the contents of Postings or the Interactive Sections. You should not rely on the content of any Postings and any reliance on Postings will be at your own risk.
3.2 You shall not:
- create any Posting that is or could be deemed to be obscene, defamatory, threatening, profane, indecent or degrading
- create any Posting that contains information obtained in breach of confidence or which is otherwise contrary to applicable law or regulation;
- create any Posting that infringes the intellectual property rights (including copyright) or any other rights of any third party or which is otherwise unlawful;
- create any Posting that impersonates any person, company, group or entity or misrepresents a relationship to or with any of the same;
- create any Posting that is or could be deemed to be the provision of professional advice;
- create any Posting that contains any advertising or promotional material whether commercial in nature or otherwise or any chain e-mail, “spam”, junk mail, pyramid schemes or mail bombs or conducts a survey;
- create any Posting that contains a virus or other harmful component;
- create any Posting that disguises the origin of such Posting;
- create any Posting that collects or stores any third parties’ personal data;
- create any Posting that prevents or restricts the use of the Site and the Interactive Sections by other users;
- stalk or harass any third party by means of the Interactive Sections; or
- attempt to or interfere with or disrupt the Interactive Sections or any other part of the Site.
3.3 You hereby grant FL a non-exclusive, perpetual, transferable, royalty free licence to use, display, reproduce, copy, transmit or amend your Postings and/or other material you submit via the Site. You hereby waive all rights, including but without limit moral rights, that you may have in such Postings.
3.4 If you have reason to believe that any Posting infringes these terms and conditions or is otherwise objectionable you should notify FL at firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. Accuracy of the Site and Liability Issues
4.1 FL reserves the right, at any time, to change the Site, the Materials and the terms and conditions which apply to the use of the Site.
4.2 This Site is intended for users in the United Kingdom and may not be applicable to other jurisdictions. FL excludes to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law all liability (other than liability for death or personal injury) resulting from access and/or use of the site, the materials, and/or the postings from outside the United Kingdom.
4.3 The Site, the materials, and the postings are provided on an “as is” basis. FL excludes to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law all implied warranties, implied representations, and implied terms and conditions relating to the site, the materials and the postings.
4.4 No reliance should be placed on any of the statements made within the site (other than these terms and conditions), the materials, the postings or any third party sites. FL excludes to the fullest extent permitted applicable by law all liability (other than liability for death or personal injury) resulting from any such reliance.
4.5 Notwithstanding the generality of the foregoing, FL excludes to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law all liability (other than liability for death or personal injury) resulting from your access to and/or use of the site, the materials, the postings, or any third party sites.
4.6 FL shall have no liability to you for any indirect or consequential loss or for any loss of revenue, loss of profits, loss of contracts, loss of customers, loss of business opportunities, loss of employees, loss of data, loss of goodwill, work stoppage or loss of anticipated savings, which may arise from your access to and/or use of the Site or the materials or the postings or the downloads.
5. Computer Viruses
5.1 FL will use reasonable endeavours to ensure that neither the Site nor the Materials contain or promulgate any viruses or other malicious code. However, it is recommended that you should virus check all Materials downloaded from the Site and regularly check your computer for the presence of viruses and other malicious code.
5.2 FL excludes to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law all liability (other than liability for death or personal injury) in connection with any damage or loss caused by computer viruses or other malicious code originating or contracted from this site or any third party sides.
You hereby indemnify FL against all costs, expenses (including but not limited to reasonable legal costs and disbursements), losses and damages arising from or incurred by reason of any claims, demands or actions that arise as a result of your breach of these terms and conditions or your Postings or use of the Interactive Sections.
8.1 You agree that these terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England. You hereby agree that in any contract formed hereby the place of performance will be England. You agree that the English courts shall determine, and shall have exclusive jurisdiction in respect of, any disputes relating to your access to and use of the Site.
8.2 You are responsible for compliance with any applicable laws of the country from which you are accessing the Site.
If any court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of these terms and conditions to be void or unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall be ineffective to the extent of the courts finding without affecting the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.