Terms of business
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Terms of business
Amendment to terms of business – Insurance distribution activities February 2018
Amendment to terms of business – Data protection – GDPR 2018
Amendment to terms of business – ISO 2018
1. Information about us
Moore Blatch is the trading name of Moore Blatch LLP and Moore Blatch Resolve LLP, which are limited liability partnerships registered in England and Wales. Our website is operated by Moore Blatch LLP on behalf of both LLPs.
Our registered office for both LLPs is Gateway House, Chandler’s Ford, Eastleigh SO53 3TG.
Moore Blatch LLP: Company registration number OC335180. VAT Registration Number: 188 6831 09. SRA ID No.: 487618
Moore Blatch Resolve LLP: Company registration number OC335183. VAT Registration Number: 188 6831 09. SRA ID No.: 487624
Both LLPs are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.
2. There are other terms that may apply to you
3. Important information
We may update these terms from time to time by posting a new version online. If we make any material changes we will notify you by posting the revised notice on our website. This helps you to always be aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances, if any, it is disclosed.
We may update and change our site from time to time to reflect changes to our services, our users’ needs and our business priorities.
4. We may suspend or withdraw our site
Our site is made available free of charge.
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.
5. Accessing our site
Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our site without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
We do not warrant that the site will remain uninterrupted or that any defects will be corrected on this site, or any third party websites to which this site connects or will be secure or remain free of viruses or bugs.
From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our site, or our entire site, or to users who have registered with us.
Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) account information, a password or any other piece of information as part of our security measures which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping these confidential. You must not disclose these to any third party.
We have the right to disable any account or password, whether chosen by you of allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms.
If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your account information or password, you must promptly notify us at email@example.com.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.
6. How you may use material on our site
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our site.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
7. Do not rely on information on this site
The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date.
8. Provision of information to third parties
If you submit an enquiry through our site, information is normally only provided to a third party if it is required to deal with your enquiry, but there may be other circumstances where Moore Blatch is required to provide information as a result of legal process.
Moore Blatch does not undertake marketing activities for third parties, nor does it provide information to third parties for their own marketing purposes.
9. Third-party links and external websites
You may link to our home page, 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 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.
You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.
Our site must not be framed on any other site. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out below.
If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please address your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
10. Cookie settings
A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns.
11. How we may use your personal information
12. Our liability
Please see our disclaimer.
13. Transactions concluded through our site
Contracts for the supply of services formed through our site or as a result of visits to our site made by you are governed by our terms of business.
14. Uploading material to our site
Any material you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
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 site.
We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on our site.
The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.
You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your content.
15. Viruses, hacking and other offences
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach 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 site 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 site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
16. Your use of our site
You may use our site only for lawful purposes.
17. Content standards
These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our site (contributions), and to any interactive services associated with it. You must comply with the spirit and the letter of the following standards. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.
- Be accurate (where they state facts).
- Be genuinely held (where they state opinions).
- Comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which they are posted.
Contributions must not:
- Contain any material which is defamatory of any person.
- Contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory.
- Promote sexually explicit material.
- Promote violence.
- Promote discrimination based on age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy & maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.
- Infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person.
- Be likely to deceive any person.
- Be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence.
- Promote any illegal activity.
- Be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety.
- Be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person.
- Be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person.
- Give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case.
- Advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse.
18. Jurisdiction and applicable law
If you have any concerns about our terms of website use, please contact us.