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To the fullest extent permitted by law the material and information displayed on this website is provided “as is” without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to accuracy or completeness.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, we will not be liable to you for damages, loss or refunds should the site become unavailable or access to this site becomes slow or incomplete due to system back-up procedures, internet traffic volume, upgrades, overload of requests to the servers, general network failures or delays, or any other cause which may from time to time make the website inaccessible to you.
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We rely on the authors of articles to confirm the accuracy of information presented and to describe generally accepted practise and therefore we, as publisher and/or editor, cannot and do not warrant its accuracy. Readers are responsible for independently verifying information that they chose to rely on. Ultimately, it is the reader’s responsibility to make their own judgement on the material on this website.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW WE EXPRESSLY EXCLUDE:
(I) ALL CONDITIONS, WARRANTIES AND OTHER TERMS WHICH MIGHT OTHERWISE BE IMPLIED BY STATUTE, COMMON LAW OR THE LAW OF EQUITY;
(II) ANY LIABILITY CAUSED BY A FORCE MAJEURE EVENT; AND
(III) ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS OR DAMAGES INCURRED BY YOU IN CONNECTION WITH USE OF THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING BY YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE ANY INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE OR ANY PUBLICATION THEREON, VIA ANY WEBSITES LINKED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE AND ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON IT.
You must not use this website in any way that causes or is likely to cause the website or access to it to be interrupted, damaged or impaired in any way. You understand that you are solely responsible for all electronic communications and content sent from your computer to us. You must use the website for lawful purposes only. You must not use the website for any of the following:
(i) for fraudulent purposes or in connection with a criminal offence or for otherwise carrying out any unlawful activity;
(ii) to send, use, re-use or publish any material that is illegal, offensive, abusive, indecent, harmful, defamatory, obscene, menacing, racist, abusive, threatening, invasive of privacy, in breach of confidence, infringes any intellectual property rights or is otherwise injurious to third parties, or is objectionable, or which consists of or contains software viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware (including, but not limited to, spam);
(iii) to impersonate any third party or otherwise mislead as to the origin of your content; or
(iv) to reproduce, duplicate, copy or resell any part of our site in contravention with these terms and conditions.
If you submit any article, document, opinion, link or other thing to be displayed on this website you warrant, represent and undertake that it (including any content accessed through any link) contains no copyrighted material and does not infringe any intellectual property right of any other person. We shall not check, and expressly disclaim any liability for, infringement of intellectual property rights of any person.
These terms and conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales, whose courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction to govern any dispute arising out of these terms and conditions or arising out of your use of this website in accordance with these terms and conditions.