Alacrity Website Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE

Ownership of Site

The website located at alacritylaw.com (the “Site”) is a copyrighted work which is owned and operated by Alacrity Law Limited (“Alacrity”, “we”, “us, “our”). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 10607888 and have our registered office at 1 Fore Street, London, EC2Y 9DT.

Agreement to Terms of Use

By accessing or using our Site and providing any quotation for legal services (the “Services”), you (on behalf of yourself or the entity that you represent) confirm that you accept these terms of use together with our Privacy and Cookie Policy www.alacritylaw.com) and that you (“you” or “user”) agree to comply with them (the “Terms”). You further represent and warrant that you have the right, authority and capacity to enter into these Terms. If you do not agree with all of these Terms, you must not access and/or use the Site.

You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our Site on your behalf or through your internet connection are aware of these Terms and that they comply with them.

Our Site is directed to people residing in the United Kingdom. We do not represent that content available on or through our Site is appropriate for use or available in other locations.

We recommend that you print a copy of these Terms for reference.

Your use of the Site

Subject to these Terms, we grant you a non-transferable, non-exclusive, revocable, limited license to use and access the Site solely for your own use.

The rights granted to you in these Terms are subject to the following restrictions: (i) you shall not license, sell, rent, lease, transfer, assign, distribute, host, or otherwise commercially exploit the Site, whether in whole or in part, or any content displayed on the Site; (ii) you shall not modify, make derivative works of, disassemble, reverse compile or reverse engineer, scrape or apply ‘bot’ technology to any part of the Site; (iii) you shall not access the Site in order to build a similar or competitive website, product, or service; and (iv) except as expressly stated herein, no part of the Site may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means.

Unless otherwise indicated, any future release, update, or other addition to functionality or content of the Site shall be subject to these Terms. All copyright and other proprietary notices on the Site (or on any content displayed on the Site) must be retained on all copies thereof.

Changes to our Site and Terms

We may update and change our Site from time to time to reflect changes to our Services, products, our users’ needs and our business priorities.

We do not guarantee that our Site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We reserve the right, at any time, to modify, suspend, or discontinue the Site (in whole or in part) with or without notice to you. You agree that we will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuation of the Site or any part thereof.

Acceptable Use

The following terms constitute our “Acceptable Use Policy”:

You agree not to use the Site to collect, upload, transmit, display, or distribute any Business User content (i) that violates any third-party right, including any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right; (ii) that is unlawful, harassing, abusive, tortious, threatening, harmful, invasive of another’s privacy, vulgar, defamatory, false, intentionally misleading, trade libelous, pornographic, obscene, patently offensive, promotes racism, bigotry, hatred, or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual or is otherwise objectionable; (iii) that is harmful to children in any way; or (iv) that is in violation of any law, regulation, or obligations or restrictions imposed by any third party.

In addition, you agree not to: (i) upload, transmit, or distribute to or through the Site any computer viruses, worms, or any software intended to damage or alter a computer system or data; (ii) send through the Site unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of duplicative or unsolicited messages, whether commercial or otherwise; (iii) use the Site to harvest, collect, gather or assemble information or data regarding other users, including e-mail addresses, without their consent; (iv) interfere with, disrupt, or create an undue burden on servers or networks connected to the Site, or violate the regulations, policies or procedures of such networks; (v) attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Site (or to other computer systems or networks connected to or used together with the Site), whether through password mining or any other means; (vi) harass or interfere with any other user’s use and enjoyment of the Site; or (vi) use software or automated agents or scripts to produce multiple accounts on the Site, or to generate automated searches, requests, or queries to (or to strip, scrape, or mine data from) the Site (provided, however, that we conditionally grant to the operators of public search engines revocable permission to use spiders to copy materials from the Site for the sole purpose of and solely to the extent necessary for creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials, but not caches or archives of such materials, subject to the parameters set forth in our robots.txt file).

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

You warrant that any such contribution will comply with those content standards and you agree you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. This means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a consequence of your breach of warranty.

We have the right to remove any posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy set out below.

You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your Provider Information.

The Site may contain links to third-party websites and services, and/or display advertisements for third parties (collectively, “Third-Party Links”). Such Third-Party Links are not under our control and we are not responsible for any Third-Party Links. We provide access to these Third-Party Links only as a convenience to you, and do not review, approve, monitor, endorse, warrant, or make any representations with respect to Third-Party Links. You use all Third-Party Links at your own risk, and should apply a suitable level of caution and discretion in doing so. When you click on any of the Third-Party Links, the applicable third party’s terms and policies apply, including their privacy and data gathering practices. You should make whatever investigation you feel necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any transaction through such Third-Party Links.

Telephone Calls

Any telephone calls made to or from us may be monitored and recorded to improve our service and train our staff. Our service team are available Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) from 9:00am to 5:30 pm.

Disclaimers

We do not guarantee that our Site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our Site. You should use your own virus protection software.

Nothing on this Site is, or is deemed to be, an offer by us (or by any third party) to sell any service or product other than as expressly set out herein.

Limitation of Liability​

We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

This Site is intended for business and not consumer users.

We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our Site or any content on it.

We will not be liable to you 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 Site; or

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

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.

Electronic Communications

Communications between you and us use electronic means, whether you use the Site or send us emails, or whether we post notices on the Site or communicate with you via email. For contractual purposes, you (i) consent to receive communications from us in an electronic form; and (ii) agree that all terms and conditions, agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communication that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communication would satisfy if it were to be in hardcopy writing.

General

These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and us regarding the use of the Site.

These Terms and any dispute or claim arising out of, or in connection with, their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales. You agree that the courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim arising out of, or in connection with, the subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) of these Terms.

Copyright © Alacrity Law Limited. All rights reserved. All present and future intellectual property rights subsisting in or used by us in relation to this Site are our property (or that of our licensors). Nothing in these Terms transfers or assigns any of our intellectual property rights to you. All trademarks, logos and service marks (“Marks”) displayed on the Site are our property or the property of other third parties. You are not permitted to use these Marks without our prior written consent or the consent of such third party which may own the Marks.