1. WHO WE ARE AND HOW TO CONTACT US
1.1 The website and service accessible from the URL www.compliancecompendium.co.uk, www.compliancecompendium.com, www.compliancecompendium.co.in, www.compliancecompendium.in is a website operated by Compliance Compendium Limited (“we”, “us” or “our”).
1.3 We are registered in England and Wales under company number 11050418 and have our registered office at NatWest Accelerator Hub, Unit 2 Park Cross Street, Leeds LS1 2QH, United Kingdom.
1.4 Our main trading address is NatWest Accelerator Hub, Unit 2 Park Cross Street, Leeds LS1 2QH, United Kingdom.
1.5 To contact us, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone our customer service line on +44(0) 333 444 2285.
2. ACCURACY OF INFORMATION
2.1 Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on the website, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on the website is accurate, complete or up to date.
2.2 The content on the website is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely.
2.3 You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on the website.
2.4 We advise you to conduct your own research prior to purchasing from any merchant.
3. APPLICATION OF TERMS
3.4 We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.
4. OTHER TERMS THAT MAY APPLY TO YOU
5. CHANGES TO THESE TERMS
5.2 If you continue to use the website after any changes have been made, you will be taken to accept our amended terms.
6. CHANGES TO THE WEBSITE, SUSPENSION AND WITHDRAWL
6.1 We may update or amend the website from time to time and any changes will become effective immediately. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any major changes.
6.2 The website is made available free of charge. As such, we do not guarantee that the website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted.
6.3 We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of the website for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.
7. ACCOUNT DETAILS
7.1 If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party. You agree that all activities in relation to your account are your responsibility.
7.3 If you know or suspect that anyone other than you know your user identification code or password or any other breach of security, you must promptly notify us using the details set out in condition 1.
8. USE OF THE WEBSITE AND OWNERSHIP
8.2 We are the owners (or the licensees) of all intellectual property rights in the website (including any copyright, trade mark, design right and database right), and the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
8.4 You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from the website for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on the website.
8.5 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.
8.6 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our website must always be acknowledged.
8.7 You must not use any part of the content on the website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
9.1 Where the website contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them. We have no control over the contents of those websites or resources.
9.2 You may link to any page on the website, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
9.3 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.
9.4 We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
10. UPLOADING CONTENT
10.1 Any content you upload to the website will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You retain all of your ownership rights in your content, but you are required to grant us a limited licence to use, store and copy that content and to distribute and make it available to third parties.
10.2 We have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to the website constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
10.3 We have the right to remove any posting you make on the website if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with our standards.
11.1 We may electronically monitor areas of the website and may disclose any content, records, or electronic communication of any kind:
(a) to satisfy any law, regulation, or government request;
(b) if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate the website; or
(c) to protect our rights or property or the rights of the users, sponsors, providers, or licensors.
12. VIRUSES AND MISUSE
12.1 We do not guarantee that the website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
12.2 You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our website. You should use your own virus protection software.
12.3 You must not:
(a) misuse the website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful;
(b) attempt to gain unauthorised access to the website, the server on which the website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the website;
(c) attack our website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
12.4 By breaching condition 13.3, 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 the website will cease immediately.
13. CHOICE OF LAW AND JURISDICTION
13.2 You and we both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction.