By continuing to use this website you are agreeing to the terms of this policy.
We may collect certain personal information from you in order to provide a service and act on your instructions. This information may be collected from mail, email, telephone and other means and includes personal details such as names, addresses and telephone numbers. In the event that we do collect such information, this will be stored by Askews Legal LLP in a secure environment.
The internet is not a secure medium. Any information that you provide to us by email or other electronic means is recorded and stored by us in our secure filing system.
We may disclose certain information provided by you to third parties, in the context of any requests for information by any relevant authorities and our insurers. We may also disclose certain information to third parties for marketing purposes. In doing so we are always subject to the professional rules governing solicitors set down by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. If you do not wish us to use your information in this way please inform us by contacting our Compliance Officer Mr. Kuljeet Sandhu.
We may carry out searches of credit reference agencies to verify any information you give us. These checks are carried out to protect the safety of all of our clients, and to comply with our obligations under money laundering rules.
The website may contain links to the websites of third parties. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites are subject to their own privacy policies and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies or their use of your personal information. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
Please be aware that this policy may change from time to time and that such modifications are effective immediately, from the time they are included on our website.
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We are committed to complying with all data protection legislation in force in England and Wales. We have registered with and notified the Information Commissioner of our practice affecting personal data.
You are entitled to request a copy of any personal data and information held by us, providing such request is made in writing. Please note that we reserve the right to charge the statutory fee for providing this information.
If you believe that any personal information we are holding about you is either incomplete or incorrect please contact us in order that we may rectify any such data. Any information then found to be incorrect will be promptly corrected.
Terms and Conditions
You may print off and keep a copy of these terms. They are a legal agreement between you and Askews Legal LLP (“us”) and can only be modified with our consent. We reserve the right to change the terms at our discretion by changing them on the Website.
Other terms may apply in respect of certain areas of the Website. If this is the case, you will be made aware of the terms which apply to those areas.
Please read the terms and conditions below.
Any information about our products and services provided on the Website is for general information only, does not take account of any individual circumstances and may not reflect recent changes in the law.
The information on the Website refers only to the law of England and Wales and is intended only for residents of England and Wales. Users should be aware that laws and regulations may be different outside England and Wales.
Detailed specialist advice should always be obtained from a suitably qualified lawyer before taking, or not taking, any action.
Disclaimers & Exclusion of Liability
Although care is taken to ensure that the information on the Website is accurate and up to date, we cannot accept any responsibility for mistakes or omissions. In particular, any articles in our archives may be out of date. We enter into no express or implied conditions, warranties, terms or representations regarding the quality, accuracy or completeness of the information.
We exclude to the extent lawfully permitted all liability for loss or damage, whether direct, indirect or consequential (including, without limitation, loss suffered as a result of breach of these terms which is not a foreseeable consequence of the breach, lost profits, lost opportunity, lost business, loss of goodwill, loss of contracts, increased overheads or administrative expenses or management time) arising out of your use of or inability to use this Website, or from any information or omission contained in this Website.
We do not exclude our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited by law.
While we try to ensure that the Website is available 24 hours a day, we cannot guarantee this and will not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. Access to the Website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair, for reasons beyond our control or any other reason we consider to be appropriate in the circumstances. We shall have no liability in respect of any such suspension.
Except where specifically stated in respect of on-line products, nothing in these pages constitutes either an offer, or legal or other professional advice and by using this Website you confirm that you have not relied on any such content.
The Website contains links to other websites not operated or controlled by us. If you use these links, you will leave the Website. These links are provided for convenience only and do not constitute any endorsement by Askews Legal LLP of the organisation promoted on the linked websites, their products or services.
We do not have any control over such linked websites or the content of them and cannot accept any responsibility for them.
Please note that although reasonable care is taken to ensure that the Website and the materials available from it are virus-free, we cannot accept responsibility for any viruses which may affect any material you download.
You may not misuse the Website (including, without limitation, by hacking, attempting to gain unauthorised access to the Website or any server on which the Website is stored, or by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful). You may not attack the Website via a denial of service attack or a distributed denial of service attack.
By breaching this provision you may 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 the Website will cease immediately.
The intellectual property rights (including, without limitation, copyright and trade marks) in all material on the Website (including, without limitation, text, images and plans) are owned by Askews Legal LLP unless otherwise stated and your use of them is limited as set out below.
Except where otherwise stated, you are permitted to display the pages of the Website on your computer screen and print a reasonable number of unmodified copies of any of the pages of the Website for your own, non-commercial use. You may not change or delete any author attribution, trade mark, legend or copyright notice, and by printing or displaying the Website you do not acquire any rights in it.
Except as expressly permitted under copyright law, any other copying, modification, reproduction, permanent storage, repackaging, distribution, transmission or commercial exploitation of any of the material on the Website by any means without our prior written consent is prohibited. This applies to both the visual content of the Website and the source code.
You may create links to the Website but must not frame the Website on any other site nor may you create a link to any part of the Website other than the home page without our prior written consent.