Website Terms Of Use

Welcome to the Roche Legal website. If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy and cookie policy govern Roche Legal relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.

The term ‘Roche Legal’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website.

Although every effort has been made to ensure that the content of our site is up to date and accurate, errors may occur. Roche Legal does not guarantee that the information contained in this website is complete or free from errors. In particular, any articles in our archives may be out of date. Roche Legal accepts no liability for any loss or damage whatsoever arising as a result of any information contained in this website.

About Roche Legal

Roche Legal is the trading name of Roche Legal Limited a company registered at Companies House with Company number 09667485. A list of Directors is available for inspection at 4 Westfield House, Millfield Lane, York YO26 6GA.

Roche Legal Limited is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors’ Regulation Authority – SRA No. 624200. We are also registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK’s independent authority set up to uphold data privacy for individuals. Our ICO registration number is ZA144874.

A copy of the SRA Code of Conduct 2011, which sets out the rules of professional conduct which apply to solicitors, is available on the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s website which you can find here.

Our compulsory layer of professional indemnity insurance is provided by Travelers Insurance Company Limited 61-63 London Road, Redhill, Surrey RH1 1NA | ukcall@travelers.com | 01737 787 787 and covers England and Wales.

If you are a client and we have made a contract with you by electronic means, you may be entitled to use an EU online dispute resolution service to assist you with any contractual dispute you may have with us. This service can be found at http://ec.europa.eu/odr.

Use of our website

Any information you send to us via our website must be accurate, true and not misleading. Any information or data we send to you is confidential. By contacting us via our website, you accept that this is not a completely secure method of communication. You understand and accept this lack of security when communicating with us in this way.

You are permitted to use our website for your own purposes, and to print and download material from this website, provided that you do not modify any content without our consent. Material on this website must not be republished online or offline without our permission.

The copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on this website are owned by us or our licensors and must not be reproduced without our prior consent.

You must not use our website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to our website, or impairment of the availability of the website. You must not use our website in any way that would be (or is in connection with) anything illegal, fraudulent, harmful or unlawful.

You must not perform any kind of data collection of our website. This includes but is not limited to data mining/harvesting/extraction. You must not violate the key actions set out in our robots.txt file. You must not use our website to send, copy, store, host, transmit, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of or is linked to any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.

No Warranties

Roche Legal reserves the right to alter, change or stop any or all of our website services, at any time and without notice or explanation. This includes publishing to our website. If this happens, you will not be entitled to any compensation or payment.

This website may include links to third party websites for which Roche Legal accepts no responsibility for the content of such sites. Any link to a third party website should not be construed as an endorsement of products of services.

Every effort is made to keep our website up and running smoothly. Roche Legal accepts no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

Exceptions and Limitations

We exclude to the extent fully 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 our 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.

To the extent that our website and the information and services on our website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage, of any nature.

Except where specifically stated in respect to online 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 such content.

Please note that although reasonable care is taken to ensure that our website and the materials available from it are virus-free, we cannot accept responsibility for any virus which may affect any material you download.

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 our website.

Intellectual Property

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 Roche Legal or our licensors and your use of them is limited as set out below.

Expect where otherwise stated, you are permitted to display the pages of our website on your computer screen and print a reasonable number if unmodified copies of any of the pages of our 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 our website you do not acquire any rights in it.

Law and Jurisdiction

This Legal Notice shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales. Any dispute arising in connection with this Legal Notice are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of England and Wales. Any dispute arising in connection with this Legal Notice are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of England and Wales.

Policy Updates

Roche Legal reserves the right to periodically update or modify this disclaimer. Any changes to this disclaimer will be posted on the Roche Legal website. The revised disclaimer will apply to the website from the time of the updated disclaimer.