Terms & Conditions
Accessing our website
Access to our website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our website without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason our website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our website, or our entire website, to users who have registered with us.
When using our website, you must comply with the provisions of our acceptable use policy.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our website through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.
Intellectual property rights
We own or license all intellectual property rights in our website, and in the material published on it. These works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our website for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organization to material posted on our website.
You cannot modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you cannot use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Reliance on information posted
Material submitted in connection with Requests for Proposals ("RFP") material in connection to bids in response to said proposals is not created by us and as such we disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by an of our members and any visitor to our site.
Commentary and other materials posted on our website or within email communications are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
The material displayed on our website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:
- All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
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 websites
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.
Data Processing and Personal Data
Adding material to our website
Any material you upload to our website will be considered confidential and proprietary, and we will not use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose.
We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of our website.
We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on our website if, in our opinion, such material does not comply with our standards of acceptable use.
Viruses, hacking and other offences
YOU ARE STRICTLY PROHIBITED FROM: introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorized access to our website, the server on which our website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our website. You must not attack our website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
If you breach this provision, you are deemed to commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. You will be reported 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 website will cease immediately.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
Linking to our website
You may not link to our home page without our prior written consent and 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.
This website cannot be framed on any other website, and no link can be created to any part of our website. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
If you wish to make any use of material on our website other than that set out above, please use the faq us section our website.
Links from our website
Where our website contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those websites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
Jurisdiction and applicable law
The laws of England and Wales apply to this website and its use the courts of England and Wales have exclusive jurisdiction regarding the legal issues presented. Moreover, you agree to submit to the laws and courts of England located in London and waive all claims or defenses based on forum non conveniens.