1.2 These terms and conditions (“Terms”) govern your use of the Site. Please take the time to read them before you start to use this Site. We recommend that you print or save a copy of these Terms for future reference.
1.3 Please note that these Terms apply to your access and use of the Site as a visitor only and separate terms and conditions apply to your use of the matters+ SaaS service(“Service”) accessible via a registered account to our subscribing users (“Subscribers”). If you are a Subscriber, please contact your account administrator for further details regarding the terms that apply to your access and use of the Service.
1.4 By accessing and using our Site, you confirm that you accept these Terms and that you agree to comply with them.
1.5 We may amend these Terms from time to time as set out in paragraph 9. Each time you use the Site, please check theseTerms to ensure you understand the Terms which will apply at that time. These Terms were most recently updated on the date of posting that appears at the top of this Page.
2.1 You are free to browse those parts of the Site we make available to visitors without registration.
2.2 You must be a subscribing user to login to a registered account. Please contact your account administrator for further details regarding subscriptions to our services.
2.3 We try to make the Site available at all times, but, of course, due to the inherent nature of communications via the internet, we cannot guarantee this.
2.4 You may use the Site only for lawful purposes. You may not use the Site:
2.5 You also agree:
3.1 All of the content on the Site is owned by (and all copyright, trade mark and other intellectual property rights in that content shall at all times remain vested in) us or our licensors and is protected by local and international copyright and other intellectual property laws.
3.2 Our content includes any information or other material found on or via the Site, including without limitation text, databases, graphics, videos, software and all other features found on or via the Site.
3.3 You may download and view the Site’s Pages and content online and print a copy of these Terms for your records. You may not otherwise reproduce, modify, copy or use any of the content on the Site without our prior written consent.
3.4 To be clear, you are not in any circumstances permitted to:
3.5 ‘matters+’ and the matters+ logo and trade marks of Matters PlusLimited. These and all other trade marks and brands appearing on the Site are owned by us or our licensors. No permission is given in respect of the use of any of these marks or brands, and any such use may constitute an infringement of the holder’s rights.
4.1 You acknowledge that the Site may include links to third-party websites. We do not review these third-party websites nor have any control over them, and we are not responsible for the websites or their content or availability.
4.2 We do not therefore endorse, or make any representations about them, or any content found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them.
4.3 If you decide to access any of these third-party websites, you do so entirely at your own risk.
4.5 You may only link to the Pages of the Site provided that:
5.1 This Site is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. To the fullest extent permissible under applicable law and subject to paragraph 5.2, we disclaim any and all promises, warranties, conditions, or representations relating to the Site and its content, whether express, implied, oral or written. In particular:
5.2 There are certain liabilities which we cannot exclude by law and nothing in these Terms excludes or limits our liability for the following:
5.3 We will not be responsible or liable:
5.4 Except as set out above in this paragraph 5, if we fail to comply with these Terms, we shall only be liable to you for an amount not exceeding £100.
6.1 We respect the intellectual property rights of others, and we prohibit Subscribers from submitting, uploading, posting or otherwise transmitting any materials that infringe or violate another person’s intellectual property rights.
6.2 It is our policy to comply with clear notices of alleged copyright infringement. If you wish to submit a notice of alleged copyright infringement, please contact us using the details provided at the end of these Terms.
6.3 Additionally, it is our policy to terminate usage rights and any applicable user accounts of Subscribers we determine to be infringers of others’ copyright.
6.4 Content hosted on third-party websites accessible from this Site is the responsibility of those websites, and not our responsibility. If you are the copyright owner of content hosted on a third-party website, and you have not authorised the use of your content, please contact the administrator of the third-party website directly to request removal of that content.
7.2 Your feedback and suggestions about the Site are always gratefully received by us however you understand that we may use these without any obligation to compensate you for them and you are, of course, under no obligation to us to provide them.
8.1 Applicable laws require that some of the information or communications we send to you should be in writing. When using the Site, you accept that communication with us will be mainly electronic. We will contact you by email or provide you with information by posting notices on the Site. For contractual purposes, you agree to this electronic means of communication and you acknowledge that all contracts, notices, information and other communications that we provide to you electronically comply with any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. This condition does not affect your statutory rights.
9.1 Severability. If any part of these Terms is found to be unenforceable as a matter of law, all other parts of these Terms will not be affected and shall remain in force. For the avoidance of doubt, should these Terms or any part of them be deemed void or voidable, this shall not affect the validity of any licence provided under these Terms.
9.2 Reliance on these Terms. We intend to rely on these written Terms and any document expressly referred to in them in relation to the subject matter of any contract between us. We and you will be legally bound by these Terms.
9.3 Events or circumstances beyond our reasonable control. If we are prevented or delayed from complying with our obligations under these Terms by anything you, or anyone acting on your behalf, does or fails to do or due to events or circumstances beyond our reasonable control (including, but not limited to, fire, flood and other acts of God, strikes, trade disputes, lock outs, restrictions of imports or exports, riot, accident, disruption to energy supplies, civil commotion, acts of terrorism or war) then our inability or delay in performing our obligations will not be deemed to be in breach of contract.
9.4 References to ‘including’ and other similar expressions. In these Terms, words that appear after the expression ‘include’, ‘including’, ‘other’, ‘for example’, ‘such as’ or ‘in particular’ (or any similar expression) will not limit the meaning of the words appearing before such expression.
9.5 Assignment. You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights under these Terms.
9.6 Waiver. If you breach these Terms and we choose to ignore your breach, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies at a later date or in any other situation where you breach the Terms again.
9.7 Exclusion of third party rights. These Terms do not create any right enforceable by any person who is not a party to them.
9.8 Language. These Terms may be presented to you in more than one language. However, the English language version of these Terms shall prevail. Any agreement between us which incorporates these Terms will be concluded in English.
9.9 Governing law. Any disputes or claims between us arising out of or in connection with these Terms (including non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by and construed in accordance with English law.
9.10 Disputes. Any disputes or claims arising shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England. Nothing in this paragraph shall deprive consumers of the right to bring or defend proceedings in their home state nor of the protection afforded to them by the mandatory rules of law of the country in which they live.
10.1 We may make changes to these Terms at any time by posting a copy of them on the Site. Any changes will take effect on the date on which we post the modified terms on the Site. If you continue to use the Site it means that you accept any such changes.
11.1 This Site is owned and operated by Matters Plus Limited, a company incorporated in England, whose company details are as follows:
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