Terms and Conditions of Use

Please read these terms and conditions carefully. Using or accessing our website indicates your acceptance of these terms and conditions by you.

Definitions

Content: any text, software, database, format, graphic and written work and all other materials which form part of this website.

Intellectual Property Rights: copyright, patents, database rights and rights in trade marks, designs, know-how and confidential information (whether registered or not), applications for registration and the right to apply for registration for any of these rights, and all other intellectual property rights and equivalent or similar forms of protection existing anywhere in the world.

we or us or our: Dolmans Solicitors.

you or your : a user of this website.

Access to this Website

This website is provided by Dolmans Solicitors.

By accessing this website, you agree:

(i) that you will access its contents solely for your own private use;

(ii) to comply with all applicable laws and regulatory requirements relating to your use of this website;

(iii) to comply with all reasonable instructions we give you relating to this website;

(iv) not to use this website to distribute any information or data in contravention of any regulation or legislation.

You are responsible for all telecommunications charges relating to your use of this website.

Intellectual Property Rights

We (or third parties who have granted us permission to reproduce their material on this website) own all Intellectual Property Rights in the Content and this website. Nothing gives you any right, title or interest in the Content or this website, including your use of this website.

Material Provided by You

You agree to ensure that all material you send or upload to this website (including, but not limited to, e-mails, text, graphic files, imagery, or responses to any questionnaire available through this website) (Your Material) is legal, accurate, complies with all laws and regulations, does not infringe the Intellectual Property Rights or other rights of us or any third party, is not defamatory, unreliable or misleading or otherwise objectionable and is free of viruses.

Your Material is your responsibility. If we consider that any part of Your Material exposes us to the risk of a claim or complaint by a third party, we may block access to all or part of this website and remove all or part of Your Material. You must provide all reasonable assistance in this respect.

You agree not to use this website to advertise or sell any goods or services to other users of this website.

You agree not to publish any information or personal data relating to a third party.

No Warranties

No express or implied representation or warranty (whether statutory or otherwise) is given by us in respect of this website or the Content (including, without limitation, as to their condition, satisfactory quality, performance or fitness for purpose) and all such representations and warranties are excluded except to the extent that their exclusion is prohibited by law.

Access and Use

In accessing and using our website you confirm that you have not relied on any general information posted on this website other than for information purposes. Should you require specific advice on any legal problem or any issue raised on our website, you should not rely on the content of our website but should contact Dolmans for specific legal advice in accordance with our normal contractual terms and conditions.

Limitations and Exclusions of our Liability

No guarantee is given that this website will operate in accordance with your expectations or will be error free. We are not obliged to update this website but we may do so from time to time and we reserve the right to modify, restrict access to or close this website at any time.

You may be able to access websites operated by others from this website. We do not endorse those other websites nor do we accept responsibility for their content or for damage or loss you may suffer arising out of accessing those websites, including, but not limited to, damage or loss arising from your use of documents or other information found on those websites. We do not monitor or maintain these links. Please read all copyright and legal notices on each site before downloading or printing items to ensure that you are permitted to do so under the third party site's copyright notices, legal notices or terms of use.

You are not permitted to create a link to our website from another website or document created by Dolmans.

Subject to the next paragraph (on liability for fraud or for death or personal injury arising from negligence):

a. Our liability to you in connection with this website (whether arising from negligence, breach of contract or otherwise) is only to take such actions as are reasonably required (in our sole discretion) in order to:

i. remove or delete data entered in error, or

ii. remove or delete data that is the subject of dispute, or

iii. correct data entered in error.

b. We are not liable to you for any loss of profits, business or data or for any indirect, special, incidental, consequential, punitive or exemplary loss, liability or costs (whether arising from negligence, breach of contract or otherwise) regardless of whether it was foreseeable or not.

c. To avoid doubt, we are not liable for any damage or loss that may be caused to any equipment or software due to any viruses, defects or malfunctions in connection with accessing or using this website, Your Material or the Content.

Nothing in these Terms of Use excludes or limits our liability for fraud or for death or personal injury arising from our negligence or that of a partner, associate, consultant or employee of Dolmans Solicitors or that of our agents or subcontractors or for any other matter in respect of which it would be unlawful or in breach of regulation (including, but not limited to, self-regulation) to limit or exclude liability.

Privacy

Our Privacy Policy is available on this website and forms part of the terms on which you may use this website. You acknowledge that we may process the personal data you provide if you use this website. Our Privacy Policy sets out the basis on which we may use that data and you agree to its terms.
You and (subject to the above paragraph) we will each comply with applicable data protection legislation in performing obligations under these Terms of Use and other sections of the Legal Notices.

General Provisions

We reserve the right to vary or amend these Terms and Conditions from time to time. We will notify you of any such amendment by posting the relevant amendment to this website. Any changes shall take effect upon posting to this website.

Our rights under these Terms and Conditions:

a. may be exercised as often as necessary;

b. are cumulative and not exclusive of rights or remedies provided by law; and

c. may be waived only in writing and specifically.

Delay in the exercise or non-exercise of any such right is not a waiver of that right.

If a provision of these Terms and Conditions is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, that does not affect:

a. the legality, validity or enforceability in that jurisdiction of any other provision of these Terms and Conditions; or

b. the legality, validity or enforceability in other jurisdictions of that or any other provision of these Terms and Conditions.

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions creates a partnership between you and us, nor constitute either of you or us the agent of the other for any purpose.

A person who is not a party to the legal notices may not enforce any of the terms under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.

A failure by you or us to enforce a provision of the legal notices or a breach of a provision by the other or default by the other in performing a provision does not constitute a waiver and does not prevent you or us from subsequently enforcing that provision or from acting on such breach or a subsequent breach of the provision by the other party or default by the other party in performing that provision.

Governing Law

The legal notices shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and we and you each submit irrevocably to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales.

We are regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.