Terms of website use

You must read these Terms and Conditions carefully before using this Website.

This terms of use (together with the documents referred to in it) tells you the terms of use on which you may make use of our website www.pellys.co.uk (our Website), whether as a guest or a registered user. Use of our Website includes accessing, browsing, or registering to use our Website or to receive any content or direct marketing from us.

Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use our Website, as these will apply to your use of our Website. We recommend that you print a copy of this for future reference.

By using our Website, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them.

If you do not agree to these terms of use, you must not use our Website.

Other applicable terms

These terms of use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our Website:

• Our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using our Website, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

• Our Acceptable Use Policy, which sets out the permitted uses and prohibited uses of our Website. When using our Website, you must comply with this Acceptable Use Policy.

• Our Cookies Policy, which sets out information about the cookies on our Website.

Please note that our Terms and Conditions of Business will apply to any legal services that we may provide to you from time to time.

Information about us

www.pellys.co.uk is a Website operated by Pellys Solicitors Limited ("We"). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 07454374 and have our registered office at 18 The Causeway, Bishop's Stortford, Herts CM23 2EJ.

Our trading addresses are:

18 The Causeway
Bishop's Stortford
Herts
CM23 2EJ
12 Market Walk
Saffron Walden
Essex
CB10 1JZ

1 – 3 High Street
Dunmow
Essex
CM6 1UU

Our VAT number is 215 1441 09.

We are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA Number 554552).

We are a limited company.

Changes to these terms

We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page.

Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you.

Changes to our Website

We may update our Website from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.

We do not guarantee that our Website, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions and no reliance should be placed upon any of the content on the Website unless it has been specifically backed up in writing by an authorised representative of Pellys Solicitors Limited.

Accessing our Website

Our Website is made available free of charge.

We do not guarantee that our Website, or any content on it, will always be available or that we will be able to provide an uninterrupted service. Access to our Website is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our Website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

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 of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

Intellectual property rights

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our Website, 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 Website for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our Website.

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 Website must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the content on our Website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

If you print off, copy or download any part of our Website in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

No reliance on information

The content on our Website is provided for general information only and is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. To the fullest extent permitted by law we disclaim all and any liability that Pellys Solicitors Limited might have in relation to any reliance placed by you (or any related third party) on any of the content on our Website.

Before any reliance can be made on content contained within our Website you must have instructed Pellys Solicitors Limited to act for you in relation to a matter specifically related to the content on our Website and Pellys Solicitors Limited must have accepted those instructions from you.

Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our Website, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our Website is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

Limitation of our liability

To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our Website or any content on it, whether express or implied.

We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

• use of, or inability to use, our Website; or

• use of or reliance on any content displayed on our Website.

If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:

• loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;

• business interruption;

• loss of anticipated savings;

• loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or

• any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, 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 content on it, or on any website linked to it.

We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our Website. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of services by Pellys Solicitors Limited to you, which will be set out in our Terms and Conditions of Business.

Nothing in these Terms of Use excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.

Uploading content to our Website

Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to our Website, or to make contact with other users of our Website, you must comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

Viruses

We do not guarantee that our Website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our Website. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse our Website 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 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. 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 Website will cease immediately.

Linking to our Website

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.

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 to our Website in any website that is not owned by you.

Our Website must not be framed on any other Website, nor may you create a link to any part of our Website other than the home page.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

If you wish to make any use of content on our Website other than that set out above, please contact office@pellys.co.uk.

Third party links and resources in our Website

Where our Website contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only and should not be viewed as any endorsement by Pellys Solicitors Limited for the goods or services offered by the sites of third parties.

We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.

Your visits to our Website

Please note the provisions of our Privacy Policy and our Cookies Policy for information about how we process personal information that is collected about you when you visit our Website and you confirm that such personal information provided by you is accurate.

Applicable law

These Terms of Use, its subject matter and its formation (including any non-contractual disputes or claims), are governed by and shall be construed in accordance with English law. You and we both agree to that the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction.

Contacting us

To contact us, please email office@pellys.co.uk or contact our Business Development Manager on 01279 758 080.

Thank you for visiting our Website.

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