Terms of use


Simpson Millar LLP, including any subsidiary companies (“Simpson Millar LLP” or "we" or "us" or "our") provides the information contained on this website or any of the pages comprising the website ("website") to visitors ("visitors") (cumulatively referred to as "you" or "your" hereinafter) subject to the terms and conditions set out in these website terms and conditions, the privacy policy and any other relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices which may be applicable to a specific section or module of this website.

By using this website you agree that you have read these terms and conditions and that you agree to them. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions you are not authorised to use this website.

Information on the website

Whilst every effort is made to update the information contained on this website, neither Simpson Millar LLP nor any third party or data or content provider make any representations or warranties, whether express, implied in law or residual, as to the sequence, accuracy, completeness or reliability of information, opinions, research information, data and/or content contained on the website (including but not limited to any information which may be provided by any third party or data or content providers) ("information") and shall not be bound in any manner by any information contained on the website. Simpson Millar LLP reserves the right at any time to change or discontinue without notice, any aspect or feature of this website. No information shall be deemed as legal advice and it should be noted that any content on the website is offered for information purposes only. You rely on the information contained on this website at your own risk. If you find an error or omission at this site, please let us know.

Trade marks

The trade marks, names and logos (collectively "trade marks") displayed on this website are trade marks of Simpson Millar LLP. Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting any licence or right to use any trade mark without the prior written permission of Simpson Millar LLP.

External links

External links are included for your convenience, but we accept no responsibility and are beyond our control and no representation is made to their content. Therefore, any use or reliance on any external links and their content is at your own risk. When visiting external links you must refer to that external websites terms and conditions of use.


All aspects of this website – design, text, graphics, applications, software, underlying source code and all other aspects – are copyright Simpson Millar LLP and subsidiary companies.

In accessing these web pages, you agree that any downloading of content is for personal, non-commercial reference only. No part of this web site may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without prior permission of Simpson Millar LLP unless expressly stated otherwise.

For copyright clearance please contact Jennie Sanders.

Public forums and user submissions

Simpson Millar LLP is not responsible for any material submitted to the public areas by you (which include bulletin boards, hosted pages, chat rooms, or any other public area found on the website. Any material (whether submitted by you or any other user) is not endorsed, reviewed or approved by Simpson Millar LLP. Simpson Millar LLP reserves the right to remove any material submitted or posted by you in the public areas, without notice to you in its sole and absolute discretion.

Specific use

You further agree not to use the website to send or post any message or material that is unlawful, harassing, defamatory, abusive, indecent, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, sexually orientated, racially offensive, profane, pornographic or violates any applicable law and you hereby indemnify Simpson Millar LLP against any loss, liability, damage or expense of whatever nature which Simpson Millar LLP or any third party may suffer which is caused by or attributable to, whether directly or indirectly, your use of the website to send or post any such message or material.


Simpson Millar LLP makes no warranties, representations, statements or guarantees (whether express or implied in law) regarding the website, the information contained on the website, your personal information or material and information transmitted over our system.

Disclaimer of liability

Simpson Millar LLP exclude to the extent lawfully permitted all liability for loss or damage, whether direct, indirect or consequential arising out of your use of or inability to use this website, or from any information or omission contained in this website. Simpson Millar LLP do not exclude 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.

Simpson Millar LLP try to ensure that the website is available at all times, we cannot guarantee this and will not be liable if for any reason the website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

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.

Please note that although reasonable care is taken to ensure that the website and the materials available from it are virus-free, Simpson Millar LLP 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. Simpson Millar LLP 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.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial of service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the Website.

Use of the website

Simpson Millar LLP does not make any warranty or representation that information on the website is appropriate for use in any jurisdiction (other than England and Wales). By accessing the website, you warrant and represent to Simpson Millar LLP that you are legally entitled to do so and to make use of information made available via the website.


10.1 Entire Agreement

These website terms and conditions constitute the sole record of the agreement between you and Simpson Millar LLP in relation to your use of the website. Neither you nor Simpson Millar LLP shall be bound by any express tacit or implied representation, warranty, promise or the like not recorded herein. Unless otherwise specifically stated these website terms and conditions supersede and replace all prior commitments, undertakings or representations, whether written or oral, between you and Simpson Millar LLP in respect of your use of the website.

10.2 Alteration

Simpson Millar LLP may at any time modify any relevant terms and conditions, policies or notices. You acknowledge that by visiting the website from time to time, you shall become bound to the current version of the relevant terms and conditions (the "current version") and, unless stated in the current version, all previous versions shall be superseded by the current version. You shall be responsible for reviewing the then current version each time you visit the website.

10.3 Conflict

Where any conflict or contradiction appears between the provisions of these website terms and conditions and any other relevant terms and conditions, policies or notices, the other relevant terms and conditions, policies or notices which relate specifically to a particular section or module of the website shall prevail in respect of your use of the relevant section or module of the website.

10.4 Waiver

No indulgence or extension of time which either you or Simpson Millar LLP may grant to the other will constitute a waiver of or, whether by estoppel or otherwise, limit any of the existing or future rights of the grantor in terms hereof, save in the event or to the extent that the grantor has signed a written document expressly waiving or limiting such rights.

10.5 Cession

Simpson Millar LLP shall be entitled to cede, assign and delegate all or any of its rights and obligations in terms of any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices to any third party.

10.6 Severability

All provisions of any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices are, notwithstanding the manner in which they have been grouped together or linked grammatically, severable from each other. Any provision of any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices, which is or becomes unenforceable in any jurisdiction, whether due to voidness, invalidity, illegality, unlawfulness or for any reason whatever, shall, in such jurisdiction only and only to the extent that it is so unenforceable, be treated as if they had not been written and the remaining provisions of any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices shall remain in full force and effect.

10.7 Applicable laws

Any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales without giving effect to any principles of conflict of law. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales in respect of any disputes arising in connection with the website, or any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices or any matter related to or in connection therewith.

10.8 Comments or Questions

If you have any questions, comments or concerns arising from the website, the privacy policy or any other relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices or the way in which we are handling your personal information please contact us.

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